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People North Korea tensions send dollar to eight-week low vs yen
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President Donald Trump warned North Korea again on Thursday not to strike Guam or USA allies, saying his earlier threat to unleash "fire and fury" on Pyongyang if it launched an attack may not have been tough enough. USA crude (CLc1) was unchanged at $48.59 per barrel and Brent (LCOc1) was last at $51.84, down 1.63 percent on the day. The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index lost 1.01 percent and MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe shed 0.26 percent for a weekly loss of 1.6 percent, the ...

People S. Korea, US, Japan vow to fully implement new NK sanctions
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Tillerson met his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov, on the sidelines of the ASEAN event in Manila on Sunday, where he also asked about Moscow's retaliation to new US sanctions against Russia . Kono replaced Fumio Kishida as Japan's foreign minister last Thursday in a Cabinet reshuffle. Speaking in NY after the Security Council adopted the new resolution Saturday, U.S.

Author: 0 Korea War Would Be 'Catastrophic,' Diplomacy Bearing Fruit: US's Mattis

Deviating from the tone of President Trump , who said the US would unleash " fire and fury " upon North Korea, Mattis stressed that the route forward would be diplomatic, and he repeated the importance of the unanimous 15-1 United Nations Security Council vote to impose economic sanctions on North Korea.

People Trump condemns violence in Charlottesville rally, says Americans must come together
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Utah lawmakers were quick Saturday to denounce the violence in Charlottesville , where one person was killed and dozens more injured when a auto plowed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally. Donald Trump pauses while speaking about the violence in Charlottesville . "The worst part is that people got hurt and the police stood by and didn't do a g-- thing", David Copper, 70, of Staunton, VA told The Post .

People Odds 50-50 tropical wave north of Puerto Rico becomes a depression
Author: 0 Odds 50-50 tropical wave north of Puerto Rico becomes a depression

Unfavorable conditions have limited significant development over the past few days. If wind speed grows to 39 miles per hour, the National Hurricane Center it would become Tropical Storm Gert. There's also still a chance that dry air in the region could keep it in check. The next named storm that forms in the Atlantic will be Gert. It's expected to head north Sunday night before veering east Monday.

People Britain's Boris Johnson says N. Korea must fix crisis it started
Author: 0 Britain's Boris Johnson says N. Korea must fix crisis it started

As the insanity increases and the threats between the USA and North Korea escalate, might I make a suggestion. US President Donald Trump on Saturday reassured Guam it was secure amid mounting regional tensions, vowing that American military forces "stand ready" to safeguard the US Pacific island territory against a belligerent North Korea.

People Shoot-to-kill: India hunts serial killer elephant
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The rocky terrain and thick vegetation and visibility of just 15 feet of Sahibganj district made it impossible for capturing the elephant. Singh said the elephant was also believed to have killed four people in the neighbouring state of Bihar before that.

People Resilient Guam shrugs off North Korea's missile threat
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South Korean shares fell to an 11-week low on Friday and the won extended this week's slide as President Donald Trump warned North Korea again not to strike Guam or US allies. German Chancellor Angela Merkel responded Friday to Trump's tweet, saying she sees no military solution to North Korea crisis. Guam is armed with the U.S.

People Quake of magnitude 6.5 hits Indonesia's Sumatra; tremors felt in Singapore
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A strong quake struck Sunday off the coast of southern Sumatra in Indonesia, causing panic as it was felt several hundred miles (kilometers) away in Singapore. Singaporeans living in Toa Payoh and Farrer Road said that they also felt tremors. Check back soon for further information. In December 2016, an natural disaster struck Indonesia's western Aceh province killing more than 100 people, injuring many more and leaving tens of thousands homeless.

People Top US General Jets Into Asia as North Korea Tensions Run High
Author: 0 Top US General Jets Into Asia as North Korea Tensions Run High

The United Nations Security Council just unanimously passed new, stronger sanctions against North Korea's nuclear program. Calling it "the responsibility of all", Macron called on the global community to "act in a concerted, firm and effective manner, as it has just done in the (U.N.) Security Council, to bring North Korea back to the path of dialogue".

People CMs of J&K, Bihar, Uttarakhand, Tamil Nadu call on PM Modi
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Additional General Secretary, Sheikh Mustafa Kamal Saturday said if Government of India (GoI) "uses judiciary" to abrogate Article 35-A, then the accession of Jammu Kashmir with India ends. The veteran NC leader and the son of former Prime Minister of Jammu Kashmir, Sheikh Muhammad Abdullah, said while the chief minister had said that the Prime Minister had promised her that the State's special status would not be touched, this announcement had not been made by the Prime Minister's Office (PMO).

People 7 white helmets rescuers shot dead in gun attack
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The Syrian Civil Defense gathering, all the more prevalently known as the White Helmets, said in an announcement that the assault occurred in the early hours in the town of Sarmin. Their detractors, including President Bashar al-Assad's government and his ally Russian Federation, accuse them of being tools of their global donors.

People Himachal Pradesh: Seven people killed after landslide hits Mandi
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Five injured persons were taken to a hospital. Six bodies were recovered from the site of the landslide. Himachal Pradesh transport minister G S Bali said that around 50 people are feared to have been washed away in the incident, following which a rescue operation was launched.

People Matsuyama tied for PGA C'ship lead after 2 rounds
Author: 0 Matsuyama tied for PGA C'ship lead after 2 rounds

Kisner has now held at least a share of the lead after all three rounds this week. The Japanese moves to seven-under, one stroke from leader Kisner. Matsuyama struggled to find the fairway off the tee, leading to a disappointing 2-over 73. "I'm just hitting it in the wrong spots". Jason Day made a massive mess of the 18th. On the back nine, he had three bogeys in a row from third to fifth, before stemming the rot with a par and then closed the day with three straight birdies for a card ...

People Trump not ruling out military action to settle Venezuela crisis
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McMaster. US President Donald Trump has threatened a military intervention in Venezuela , a surprise escalation in Washington's response to the country's political crisis. These comments came as Trump has been threatening a military response if North Korea continues provoking the U.S. Senator Ben Sasse criticized Trump on Friday night for the president's remarks made earlier in the day in New Jersey.

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Author: 0 Trump Says "Military Option" Is Possible In Venezuela

Peru's announcement on Friday, shortly after President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski called Maduro a " dictator ", marked the first time that a country has moved to expel a Venezuelan ambassador since the country's July 30 vote to form the constituent assembly amid allegations of fraud.

People North Korea Threatens to Launch Missiles Towards US Territory of Guam
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Specifically, the statement mentioned a potential strike on Andersen Air Force Base designed "to send a serious warning signal to the USA". " North Korea better get their act together, or they are going to be in trouble like few nations have ever been in trouble", Trump said, flanked by Vice-President Mike Pence.

People U.S. has been conducting back-channel talks with North Korea for months
Author: 0 U.S. has been conducting back-channel talks with North Korea for months

North Korea's estimated splashdown of missiles aimed toward Guam would place them just outside Guam's 12-nautical-mile territorial waters. DPRK stands for North Korea's official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. Trump escalated his rhetoric against North Korea on Tuesday, telling reporters at his Bedminster, N.J. golf club that any future threats from Pyongyang would be met by "fire and fury like the world has never seen".

Author: 0 FS Investment Corporation (FSIC) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.01 EPS

IFC Holdings Incorporated FL's holdings in FS Investment Corporation were worth $4,232,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the stock. Cuts Position in FS Investment Corporation (FSIC )" was originally posted by Week Herald and is the property of of Week Herald. If you are accessing this piece on another publication, it was stolen and republished in violation of worldwide copyright and trademark ...

Author: 0 A snapshot of Guam before US-North Korea conflict and now

The strip of land in the western Pacific Ocean is roughly the size of Chicago, and just 4 miles (6 km) wide at its narrowest point. Though local officials downplayed any threat, people who live and work on the island, which serves as a launching pad for the US military, said Wednesday they could no longer shrug off the idea of being a potential target.

People Venezuela assembly denounces 'vile threats' from US President Donald Trump
Author: 0 Venezuela assembly denounces 'vile threats' from US President Donald Trump

In a controversial election boycotted by the Opposition, a new constituent assembly was elected to draw up a new constitution that has the potential to fundamentally change the rules in favor of Maduro. Instead Maduro has chosen the path of dictatorship. The sanctions include the freezing of assets and a ban from entering the US. Maduro has long accused Washington of having military designs on Venezuela and specifically its vast oil reserves, the world's largest.