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Author: 0 Democratic lawmakers urge Tillerson to stop Trump's NK threats

After Tuesday's news that North Korea had developed a nuclear warhead capable of fitting inside its long-range missiles, Trump promised " fire and fury " will meet any threat from the secretive country. Earlier this week, President Donald Trump responded to information that North Korea may now be able to miniaturize nuclear weapons. "What they've been doing and what they've been getting away with is a tragedy and it can't be allowed", Trump said.

Author: 0 Trump admin speaking in one voice on N Korea threat: State Dept

But in another sign of a White House and cabinet that struggles to present a united front, White House aide Sebastian Gorka blasted America's top diplomat on Thursday, suggesting that Tillerson was speaking out of turn. Tillerson spoke to reporters as he returned from Malaysia to Washington, stopping along the way in Guam. It also said it was readying a plan to "box in" Guam with launches of four ballistic missiles; Guam is a key American military base with submarines, warships, aircraft, ...

Author: 0 Hure "Lucy": Hamburger Polizei findet weitere Leichenteile

Die Polizei geht davon aus, dass es sich um ein weiteres Körperteil einer 48-jährigen Afrikanerin handelt, die im Stadtteil St. Nach dem Fund mehrerer Leichenteile in Hamburger Gewässern konnte bisher noch kein Verdächtiger festgenommen werden.

People Pirates' Andrew McCutchen leaves game with leg injury
Author: 0 Pirates' Andrew McCutchen leaves game with leg injury

Juan Nicasio worked the eighth and Felipe Rivero finished for his 12th save in 13 chances. Entering play on Friday, the Blue Jays had scored the second-fewest runs in the American League. The Blue Jays catcher was seen grimacing during his first inning at-bat after he appeared to slip running out of the batter's box on a ground out to third base.

People Pence returning to Indiana for official portrait unveiling
Author: 0 Pence returning to Indiana for official portrait unveiling

Vice President Pence's official governor portrait was revealed at a ceremony at the Indianapolis Statehouse on Friday. Pence said Friday that he was "deeply humbled" to have the painting added to the state's collection. Karen Pence designed the blue-and-gold tie modeled on the state flag. Pence's IN visit came ahead of his five-day trip to Central and South America, which begins Sunday.

People Mega Millions numbers drawn for $393 million jackpot
Author: 0 Mega Millions numbers drawn for $393 million jackpot

The Mega Millions drawing is televised every Tuesday and Friday at 11 p.m. on select lottery draw stations. The prize has been building since the last victor at the end of April. Even though Mega Millions' jackpot is bigger, the odds are slightly better, and the $1 tickets are half the price of playing Powerball , many people are betting on both.

People Trump Escalates Threat of Military Action Against North Korea
Author: 0 Trump Escalates Threat of Military Action Against North Korea

A Chinese state-run newspaper said on Friday that China should make clear that it will stay neutral if North Korea launches an attack that threatens the United States , but that if the USA attacks first and tries to overthrow North Korea's government, China will prevent it doing so.

People Rajya Sabha logged 80% productivity, Lok Sabha 78% this session
Author: 0 Rajya Sabha logged 80% productivity, Lok Sabha 78% this session

A major highlight of the session was the suspension of six Congress members for "highly unbecoming" behaviour. The House had to meet for over 10 hours more than scheduled. Supplementary Demands for Grants for 2017-18, including Railways, and Demands for Excess Grants for 2014-15 and related Appropriation Bills were discussed and passed by the Lok Sabha.

People Hillsborough disaster accused to plead not guilty
Author: 0 Hillsborough disaster accused to plead not guilty

All five - Bettison, 61, a chief inspector for South Yorkshire Police at the time; Sheffield Wednesday safety officer Graham Mackrell, 67; force solicitor Peter Metcalf, 67; and former senior police officers Donald Denton, 79, and Alan Foster, 70, spoke only to confirm their names, addresses and dates of birth.

People Sonia calls opposition meeting, invites JD(U)
Author: 0 Sonia calls opposition meeting, invites JD(U)

Today's agenda for the meeting was to thank presidential and vice presidential candidate of the joint opposition which is Meira Kumar and Gopalkrishna Gandhi. "After we issued a whip to our MLAs, they voted for the Congress". Briefing reporters after the meeting, Azad said the parties had raised issues in Parliament in a coordinated manner and floor management has improved.

People Australia's same-sex marriage debacle 'embarrassing'
Author: 0 Australia's same-sex marriage debacle 'embarrassing'

Some supporters of redefining marriage are opposing the postal ballot, and it is being challenged in court. "The condescending shits think that by making it postal, young people won't vote". The outspoken 75-year-old, who once compared transgender children to Hitler's Nazi regime, urged Australians to vote "No" in the postal plebiscite.

People Port of Oakland sets all-time record for imports in a month
Author: 0 Port of Oakland sets all-time record for imports in a month

The Port of Oakland - No. 9 - set an all-time record for loaded imports in July with 84,835 TEUs, up 5.4% year-over-year. Previously, the strongest July in Port history was 2006, when 761,326 TEUs moved through the port's terminals. July loaded imports increased 13% to 417,090 TEUs, while loaded exports rose 17% to 154,925 TEUs. They attributed the increase to the transition to containers from breakbulk shipping by longtime tenant Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A.

People Chelsea-area mom sent to prison for sex with teenage boys
Author: 0 Chelsea-area mom sent to prison for sex with teenage boys

Most of the alleged sexual activity occurred during the middle of the night in the backseat of her auto, police said. " Your actions will affect my son and his relationships with others for the rest of his life ", she said. Authorities say the boys were 14 and 15 last summer when Lajiness lured them in with naked pictures of herself on Snapchat before meeting up for sex.

People Son 17 los países afectados por huevos contaminados. Con López Dóriga
Author: 0 Son 17 los países afectados por huevos contaminados. Con López Dóriga

Sin embargo, la sospecha está ahora en la holandesa Chickfriend , una de las empresas que utilizaron el tratamiento con fipronil para las gallinas, y de la que han sido arrestados dos administradores. Un total de 17 países se ven afectados por el escándalo por los huevos contaminados con el insecticida fipronil , confirmó la Comisión Europea. Según el especialista, la mayoría de los huevos contaminados provienen de granjas de los Países Bajos, y de haber ingerido alguno de esos huevos ...

Author: 0 US, North Korea have engaged in backchannel diplomacy

James Clapper, the former Director of National Intelligence, likened the volley of bombastic words between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to the lead up to World War I. Trump railed against previous United States administrations for being too weak on North Korea and also chided the North's closest ally, China, saying it could do "a lot more".

Author: 0 IShares MSCI Canada Index

The Williams %R oscillates in a range from 0 to -100. Levels above -20 may indicate the stock may be considered is overbought. A reading from -80 to -100 would signal an oversold situation. In a statement posted on its Web site on Thursday, the company said that Taiwan's weighting in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index, which is closely watched by foreign investors, was raised from 12.07 percent to 12.09 percent.

People Federal Bureau of Investigation nabs female serial bank robbery suspect, including two in Cobb County
Author: 0 Federal Bureau of Investigation nabs female serial bank robbery suspect, including two in Cobb County

No one was hurt during the bank robberies, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The FBI worked closely with the Atlanta Metro Major Offender (AMMO) Task Force in order to solve the robberies. The teller gave the woman an undisclosed amount of money and she fled from the scene in an unknown manner. The FBI believes the same perpetrator is also responsible for the June 26 robbery of a PNC Bank on Roswell Road in Sandy Springs and a June 29 attempt at a SunTrust Bank branch ...

People AFP calls N.Korea's missile launch to affect PH, 'remote'
Author: 0 AFP calls N.Korea's missile launch to affect PH, 'remote'

During the Mindanao Hour press briefing this August 11, Gen. Restituto Padilla Jr., Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Spokesperson, said that while North Korea's missile threat to Guam is a matter of concern, it is unlikely to hit the country.

People Global markets pressured by North Korea fears
Author: 0 Global markets pressured by North Korea fears

Foreigners' net selling has been driven by their desire to take profits from sharp gains mainly big-cap tech stocks, including top-cap Samsung Electronics Co. Investors instead turned to safe-haven assets such as gold, pushing it to a two-month high, and the Japanese yen JPY= rose. The dollar index fell 0.32 percent, with the euro up 0.42 percent to $1.1819.

People US, North Korea maintaining back channel diplomatic talks
Author: 0 US, North Korea maintaining back channel diplomatic talks

In an apparent response to Trump's tweet, a statement issued by North Korea's official KCNA news agency claimed the president is "driving the situation on the Korean peninsula to the brink of a nuclear war". US officials and others familiar with the exchanges say they're occurring between the USA envoy for North Korea policy and a senior North Korean diplomat at the country's United Nations mission.

People South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham speaks about North Korea
Author: 0 South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham speaks about North Korea

Yet even then, Trump insisted that what North Korea does "can't be allowed", and the most reassurance he had to offer about the possibility of precipitously starting a huge war sometime soon was " we'll see what happens ". However, things have gotten out of control, and the prospect of war has become very real. "All the inflaming here is coming from this insane guy in North Korea ".

People Louisiana Governor Declares New Orleans State of Emergency
Author: 0 Louisiana Governor Declares New Orleans State of Emergency

Louisiana's governor has declared a state of emergency in New Orleans in response to rains and flooding that are expected to increase. "We are working well together". City officials initially insisted the pumps that move water out of the low-lying city were operating properly, but later acknowledged there were problems.