Sunday June 24-th, 2018

S Korea's Moon urges calm on N Korea

The tentative interest in diplomacy follows unusually combative threats between President Donald Trump and North Korea amid worries that Pyongyang is nearing its long-sought goal of accurately being able to send a nuclear missile to the US mainland...

Mattis warns of escalation into war if N. Korea attacks US Mattis warns of escalation into war if N. Korea attacks US

In an interview with Fox News Sunday he added: "They're moving towards that [goal] at an ever-alarming rate". According to the source, the talks are being held between Ambassador Joseph Yun, the US special representative for North Korea policy,...

A snapshot of Guam before US-North Korea conflict and now

During an inspection of the army's Strategic Forces, which handles the missile program, Mr. Kim praised the military for drawing up a "close and careful plan" and said he would watch the "foolish and stupid conduct of the Yankees" a little more befor...

Protesters denounce Trump's first presidential NY home visit Protesters denounce Trump's first presidential NY home visit

In addition to the police force, several members of the Secret Service ducked in and out of the crowd. BravinLee , the artist group responsible for the Trump rat , said the rat itself is "an enduring sign of resistance and ridicule", which has ...

Trump administration vs. Chinese trade: Explained Trump administration vs. Chinese trade: Explained

Strongly reacting to this, Trump had said that United States will retaliate with " fire and fury like the world has never seen" if North Korea continued to threaten the USA or its allies. The Trump administration has repeatedly attributed the ...

Trump warns North Korea against attacking Guam Trump warns North Korea against attacking Guam

But Daniel Russel, until April the top USA diplomat for East Asia, said this so-called NY channel had been a relatively commonplace means of communication with North Korea over the years, and was not a forum for negotiation. He will also discuss m...

Kisner takes narrow lead into final day of PGA Championship Kisner takes narrow lead into final day of PGA Championship

Just three holes later, Thomas would claim the lead outright when he nailed a chip-shot from the edge of the green on the 13th hole. So that birdie on the 17 hole at Quail Hollow Club, all but clinching the title, was euphoria family-style.

Japan: We can never tolerate provocations Japan: We can never tolerate provocations

While already taking up 30 percent of the island, the American military has been seeking to increase its presence by relocating to Guam thousands of Marines who are now based in Okinawa, Japan . Thus, even though Guam may today be ground zero fo...

U.S. senators urge Trump not to block oil supplies from Venezuela U.S. senators urge Trump not to block oil supplies from Venezuela

Venezuela's supreme court ordered the removal and arrest of a Caracas-area mayor at the heart of recent anti-government protests and President Nicolas Maduro's all-powerful constitutional assembly planned to meet again Tuesday, forging ahead on v...

Fire and fury remarks 'not tough enough' Fire and fury remarks 'not tough enough'

However, he added that the USA would always consider negotiations. At the end of July, he again said he was "very disappointed" with China for not doing enough to stop North Korea's weapons programme. Former defence officials and experts say ...

Kenya's Kenyatta wins re-election, pledges to unite nation Kenya's Kenyatta wins re-election, pledges to unite nation

As Kenyatta held a strong lead in provisional results with 96 percent of all polling stations counted, the election commission defended the voting system as secure, saying there were "no interferences before, during and after" Tuesday's election.

Forecast: Keep an umbrella handy this weekend Forecast: Keep an umbrella handy this weekend

Friday morning and between 11:37 p.m. Friday and 12:10 a.m. Saturday in the evening. See Camden Walker's forecast through the weekend . Some spots could touch 90 degrees Sunday afternoon. But the upper-level trough pattern over the eastern ...

National medical leader gives insight on fighting the opioid crisis National medical leader gives insight on fighting the opioid crisis

The crucial thing an emergency declaration does, he said , is mobilize resources and bring much-needed attention to the problem, especially in getting politicians, leaders and the public on the same page. The opioid crisis is an emergency . A...

Country music star Glen Campbell dead at 81 Country music star Glen Campbell dead at 81

What was Campbell's cause of death? You're the last person I will love. His daughter Ashley, also a musician, posted a picture of her holding hands with her father on Twitter , writing: "Heartbroken". "So, we're all Glen Campbell fans", Pick...

The ANC will never be defeated - Jacob Zuma The ANC will never be defeated - Jacob Zuma

Had he lost , he and his entire cabinet would have had to step down . After the president resigns, the parliamentary Speaker would become acting president and the national assembly would then have to elect a new president from its members withi...

Strong law enforcement needed to combat Opioid crisis Strong law enforcement needed to combat Opioid crisis

Trump met with Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price and Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway at his golf club in New Jersey during his August working vacation. "It's a problem, the likes of which we have never seen". Trump ...

India Sidesteps China's Bid To Delink Dokalam From Special Representative Talks India Sidesteps China's Bid To Delink Dokalam From Special Representative Talks

Beijing has been claiming that since the boundary between the two neighbours at Sikkim Sector had already been delimited (settled as per Chinese version) by the 1890 convention between United Kingdom and China, the bilateral mechanism on boundary ...

Massena Public Library holding special events on eclipse day Massena Public Library holding special events on eclipse day

Randy Steele, an optometrist in Morehead and president of the Kentucky Optometric Association. And these people - including you, I hope - will likely react emotionally, not scientifically. Visitors can create an Earth, moon and sun model to learn how...

NCP switches sides, says will vote for BJP NCP switches sides, says will vote for BJP

Patel met the Congress MLAs at Neejanand Resort near Anand town on Monday evening after which he said that he was confident of a win in the Rajya Sabha polls . If he wins, it would be his fifth term in the Rajya Sabha and Shah's first term in th...

Kenya goes to polls Kenya goes to polls

Long queues had formed in Nairobi, the capital, even before polling stations opened at 6am and the fiercely contested elections got under way. Millions of registered voters in Kenya go to polls today in one of the most closely watched elections o...

Postal Vote For Same Sex Marriage May Be On The Cards

This leaves a postal vote the most likely option but advocacy groups are promising to challenge that, local media reported . A postal vote would see ballots in voters' mailboxes in September, with an official result announced in November.

Chandigarh stalking: Will move court if charges diluted, says woman's father Chandigarh stalking: Will move court if charges diluted, says woman's father

Initially, the police were clueless after they said that the CCTVs along the route were not working properly despite that these covered five locations in Sector 26 which has now been retrieved successfully. Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala h...

Happy Raksha Bandhan 2017 Wishes Messages Quotes Images Greetings Happy Raksha Bandhan 2017 Wishes Messages Quotes Images Greetings

In this festival, Sisters pray for the well-being of their brothers and in return brothers promise to protect her. We should spread our culture & importance of our festivals to other countries. So you are likely to see a woman tie a rakhi to her co...

Opposition's Leopoldo Lopez 'Returned to House Arrest' Opposition's Leopoldo Lopez 'Returned to House Arrest'

Social media videos showed a group of men in military uniforms launching a resistance movement they called "Operation David". Elected a week ago amid bloody protests and global objections, the Constituent Assembly has powers to override every b...

ASEAN urges North Korea to comply with United Nations resolutions ASEAN urges North Korea to comply with United Nations resolutions

On Monday, China's official news agency, Xinhua, responded in an editorial: "Emotional venting can not become a guiding policy for solving the nuclear issue on the peninsula". Why hasn't China done more? Wang's statement repeated Beijing's pro...

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