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Aug 12 2017

North Korea and the Trump Administration's Foreign Policy Dysfunction

Rubio said the nation is moving toward a big decision whether to live with a North Korea with the capability of striking the US with a nuclear weapon. "I think the proble...

Aug 12 2017

As Rhetoric Escalates, What Do We Know About North Korea's Nuclear Arsenal?

Kuntz said that nothing has changed in terms of Joint Region Marianas' procedures when it comes to communications between the military and dependents. However, Guamanians...

Aug 12 2017

Council of the European Union expands sanctions against North Korea

The European Union (EU) on Thursday expanded sanctions on North Korea for repeated provocative acts by including nine more individuals and four entities on the sanctions ...

Aug 12 2017

Markets jittery over North Korea as United Kingdom trade deficit widens

US stocks rose on Friday as Wall Street clawed back from a sharp decline in the previous session, though geopolitical uncertainty continued to be the focus for investor...

Aug 12 2017

Wall St opens lower as N.Korea tensions escalate

Britain's FTSE 100 sank 1.1 percent to 7,414. The S&P 500 Index (SPX ) and Nasdaq Composite (COMP ) are also lower, while the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX ) - or the s...

Aug 12 2017

China rages at Trump after he sends WARSHIP to disputed territory

The Paracels play "a key role in China's goal of establishing surveillance and power projection capabilities throughout the South China Sea ", the report said. Beijing ...

Aug 12 2017

State of emergency declared in New Orleans

In a press release sent out just before 2 a.m. on August 10, city officials said they are "urging residents in the affected area to move their vehicles to higher ground, ...

Aug 12 2017

North Korea Sanctions: China Urges Dialogue With Pyongyang

The White House praised China's move to join a unanimous U.N. Security Council resolution slapping new sanctions that could cut off about one-third of the North's roughly...

Aug 12 2017

Japan ready to protect Guam, defense minister says

USA president Donald Trump has said that perhaps his " fire and fury " warning to North Korea "wasn't tough enough". The president warned that if North Korean leade...

Aug 12 2017

Action again North Korea's ballistic missiles a hard call for US

During a news conference Friday, Guam Gov. Eddie Calvo said that despite the fiery rhetoric from Washington and Pyongyang , the island is "safe and sound", the Paci...

Aug 12 2017

Dow plummets 205pts as Trump inflames Korea tension

US stocks were on track for their biggest weekly loss in months, shaken by disappointing earnings results and an escalation of threats between the USA and North Korea. "T...

Aug 12 2017

Byron board member says he is "wrongly implicated" in Putney Bridge incident

A 41-year-old was arrested Thursday morning on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm at an address in the affluent Chelsea area, a Metropolitan Police statement sai...

Aug 12 2017

Google launches site to showcase readiness for Europe's data rules

The company's team of consultants have attained GDPR-specific certifications such as the Certified Data Protection Practitioner from ICS Skills, the EU General Data Prote...

Aug 12 2017

Mariners' injury woes worsen as James Paxton hits DL

Things went from bad to worse Thursday night for the Mariners as they fell to the LA Angels 6 to 3. Mike Trout provided the capper to a miserable night for the Seattle...

Aug 12 2017

Democrat walks back comment that Kim Jong-un 'more responsible' than Trump

Worry about North Korea's progress toward working nuclear intercontinental ballistic missiles, and the president's talk of "fire and fury" being used to stop it, repeat...

Aug 12 2017

Share details with NIA: Supreme Court to Kerala

As for the Hadiya case, the NIA officer said the agency will launch a probe once it receives an order from the NIA HQ in New Delhi ."We have not received any instruction...

Aug 12 2017

Estados Unidos amenaza a Venezuela con una operación militar

El presidente Trump gustosamente hablará con el líder de Venezuela tan pronto se restaure la democracia en ese país", señaló en el comunicado la secretaria de prensa,...

Aug 12 2017

One dead when single-engine plane crashes

It happened today around 9:17 a.m.at Candlelight Farms Airport along Green Pond Road and Border Lane in New Milford. Police say the person who died at the scene was the i...

Aug 12 2017

Pentagon denies civilians killed in Afghanistan airstrike

The district chief, Saaz Wali, told VOA eight of the victims belonged to the same family and were in a vehicle when a USA airstrike hit them. "It was a clear area, and th...

Aug 12 2017

Trump's war threats against North Korea 'the art of the bluff': Zakaria

And so I've been an advocate for years now of opening which right now is kind of hard to do, but an intersection in Pyongyang much like we had in Havana for decades gover...