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Aug 22 2017

Troops begin fresh drills in Korean Peninsula

The drills end on August 31 and involve tens of thousands of troops as well as computer simulations created to prepare for war with a nuclear-capable North Korea . In an...

Aug 22 2017

Mother of Charlottesville Victim Has 'No Interest' in Speaking With Trump

Robert E. Lee, who was a key player in the Civil War that nearly ended the nation Washington helped build. But President Donald Trump quickly took center stage after ...

Aug 22 2017

Pramila Jayapal unveils resolution to censure Donald Trump

Trump had criticized Graham earlier via Twitter, issuing a pair of tweets early in the morning August 17. "So, this week it's Robert E. Lee", Trump said . Democrat...

Aug 22 2017

BMW M5 packs all-wheel drive, 600 PS

Peak power is reached between 5,700-6,600 rpm, and peak torque is available from 1,800-5,700 rpm. Higher maximum injection pressure in the turbochargers makes for a more ...

Aug 22 2017

The AP Notices: Democrats May Be Making a Mistake

Their resolution specifically cites Trump comments blaming "many sides" for the violence in Virginia and his failure to say white supremacists or neo-Nazis were res...

Aug 22 2017

Brigitte Macron Gets Role But No 'First Lady' Title

It's widely known that Macron met her future husband while teaching drama at his high school, but the 64-year-old has mostly kept quiet about her private life - until now...

Aug 22 2017

Serbia pulls staff from Macedonia embassy

Vucic spoke about "a different and new environment" in Macedonia, and said things would become clearer in coming days. Belgrade protested in 2015 when Macedonia support...

Aug 22 2017

3 children found dead in Maryland home

A 2-year-old, reported to be another one of the suspect's sisters, was in the home at the time, but was Williams, who lives on the same street where the girls' bodies wer...

Aug 22 2017

Korea's Moon: There will be no war on Korean peninsula

Bannon was quoted as saying there's no military solution to the threat posed by North Korea and its nuclear ambitions, despite the president's recent pledge to answer...

Aug 22 2017

Panelo backs probe into slain teenager in Caloocan drug raid

PNP chief Ronald "Bato" Dela Rosa earlier claimed that "raw intelligence information" showed that Delos Santos was a drug courier for his father and uncle, an allegation ...

Aug 22 2017

Korean troops start drills amid N. Korea standoff

North Korea views such exercises as preparations for invasion and has fired missiles and taken other actions to coincide with the military drills in the past. In respon...

Aug 22 2017

N.Korea posters boast United States in 'strike range' of missiles

North Korea routinely issues such warlike rhetoric or conducts weapons tests to respond to the U.S. Among North Korea's capabilities in the field, United States intell...

Aug 22 2017

Man charged with first-degree murder of 3 girls in Md

A fourth child, a 2-year-old, was inside, alive and unharmed, according to a law enforcement official familiar with the case. The grisly discovery was made by Nadira and ...

Aug 22 2017

China to restart world's fastest bullet trains running at 350 Kmph

The national rejuvenation slogan is being promoted by Chinese president Xi Jinping. But as China seeks to stay ahead globally in its rail services and sell its bullet t...

Aug 22 2017

War would be horrific, United States general tells Trump on North Korea response

North Korean news agency KCNA has since reported that Australia's allegiance to the U.S. and its decision to take part in a military drill in South Korea was a "suicidal ...

Aug 22 2017

South Korea, US begin annual military drills

About 17,500 USA service members are participating in the exercise this month, down from 25,000 a year ago, according to the Pentagon. The 10-day joint military exerc...

Aug 22 2017

United States joint military drills with South Korea to go ahead

Last week, a top USA general said military exercises with South Korea are not up for negotiation. It is becoming increasingly clear an all-out war could erupt on the ...

Aug 22 2017

Trump Gets Little Air Cover From Fellow Republicans

McGovern was among four Massachusetts Democrats to sign on as a co-sponsor of the censure resolution , which condemned the president for failing to immediately and spe...

Aug 22 2017

Trump should find other statues to support

While 46 percent of American adults laid most of the blame on far-right groups, another 40 percent believed both groups were responsible, and 9 percent felt the counter...

Aug 22 2017

Trump calls removal of Confederate monuments 'so foolish'

Historically and today, those groups are losers. "Whereas President Donald Trump has surrounded himself with, and cultivated the influence of, senior advisors and spo...