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Author: 0 North Korea Launches 3 Short-Range Ballistic Missiles, One Fails in Flight

The launches come as tens of thousands of South Korean and United States troops take part in joint military drills in the south of the peninsula, which the North views as highly provocative. The missile launch also came days after Tillerson said that he was pleased with the DPRK's restraint in recent weeks. China's commerce ministry has banned North Korean nationals from setting up new businesses in the country, enforcing recent United Nations sanctions as Washington urges Beijing to ...

People Samsung heir jailed for corruption in blockbuster trial
Author: 0 Samsung heir jailed for corruption in blockbuster trial

Lee's lawyers are expected to appeal soon, where the decision is likely to be taken by the country's Supreme Court, possibly next year. Lee was found guilty by a three-judge panel of Seoul Central District Court. "The leadership vacuum may not have short-term effect, but in the long-term, it is a serious problem". Friday's lower court ruling has several aspects that open the way for an appeal, the criminal lawyers told Reuters.

People How Trump's wall could shut down the United States government
Author: 0 How Trump's wall could shut down the United States government

But, then, a Fox News poll in June indicates that most people don't think Congress is going to approve the funding that would be required to build the border wall . President Trump at his Phoenix rally. . From Mexico, Trump within minutes moved on to NAFTA , a trade agreement he has repeatedly slammed since his presidential campaign.

People Princes William and Harry speak candidly about Diana's death
Author: 0 Princes William and Harry speak candidly about Diana's death

He's now sharing his own memories of a woman he watched and cooked for over the last, and perhaps best, years of her life. Hopefully they will remember Diana for her devotion to her children, her encounters with sick and dying patients and her wish to be remembered as a queen of people's hearts .

People Philippines: Students, Catholic church protest over teenager's drug war death
Author: 0 Philippines: Students, Catholic church protest over teenager's drug war death

One of the victims, 17-year-old Kian delos Santos , made headlines. Delos Santos' father, Saldy, wished the family of the policemen who killed his son would not suffer the same fate because it was "too painful" to lose a child. "We call for accountability of the police officers directly involved in the killings as well as accountability of the commander-in-chief who sanctioned the killings", Reyes said.

People Trump Threatens Govt Shutdown to Secure Funds to Build the Wall
Author: 0 Trump Threatens Govt Shutdown to Secure Funds to Build the Wall

Trump has threatened to shut down the government if congressional Republicans fail to include funding for the barrier in a spending bill due by the end of September. The lengthy statement (pictured) also snubbed Trump for using social media to discuss the NAFTA deal. Trump also used Twitter on Sunday to press the need for his promised wall on the United States southern border.

People North Korea uses multiple-rocket launcher to test missiles
Author: 0 North Korea uses multiple-rocket launcher to test missiles

The North earlier threatened to shoot four intermediate-range ballistic missiles toward the USA territory of Guam. However, the U.S. Pacific Command said the projectiles were apparently ballistic missiles. While the launch violates United Nations resolutions, short-range rockets are generally seen as less provocative than tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles that could deliver a nuclear weapon to the continental U.S.

Author: 0 USA revises assessment of N. Korea launch

The South Korean and USA militaries are in the midst of annual defensive drills, which the North routinely describes as preparation for invasion, that involve computer simulations of a war to test readiness. Ten photos ran with the report , one of which showed a smiling Kim in a room where anatomical charts of a Pukguksong-3 submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) and a Hwasong-13 ICBM were hanging on opposite sides; the missiles have never been tested before.

Author: 0 N.Korea fires short-range missiles as South, US hold drills

The North American Aerospace Defense Command, or NORAD, confirmed that the missiles did not pose a threat to North America. North Korea fired several rockets into the sea yesterday in the continuation of its rapid nuclear and missile expansion, prompting South Korea to press ahead with military drills involving U.S.

People Houston TV Station Forced Off Air As Crews Evacuate Ahead Of Floodwater
Author: 0 Houston TV Station Forced Off Air As Crews Evacuate Ahead Of Floodwater

Here's what it's like in Houston right now. "I think people were used to flooding in Houston when they get two to three inches of rain, but nobody comprehended what two to three feet of rain could do", he said. Burns said they are now staying with her uncle. "We have about five inches of rain inside the house, and we live at the highest point of the street", the 28-year-old said.

People Local Red Cross officer heads to Houston as rains hit Texas
Author: 0 Local Red Cross officer heads to Houston as rains hit Texas

Volunteers from northern IL are part of the developing American Red Cross relief effort to provide shelter and food to residents affected by the storm's destruction. Training for new volunteers will be offered Saturday, August 26th at the American Red Cross office, 4240 Boonville Rd, Bryan, TX 77802. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission.

People Things You Can Do to Support the Victims of Hurricane Harvey
Author: 0 Things You Can Do to Support the Victims of Hurricane Harvey

Volunteers from the Greater Phoenix Chapter began joining the relief effort on August 24 before the storm was upgraded to a Category 4 Hurricane. Volunteers from northern IL are part of the developing American Red Cross relief effort to provide shelter and food to residents affected by the storm's destruction.

People Japan to conduct missile interceptor drills at U.S. bases
Author: 0 Japan to conduct missile interceptor drills at U.S. bases

The projectiles were first launched at 06:49 on Saturday (21:49 GMT Friday), South Korea's Defence Ministry said. The launches were the North's first rocket tests since two intercontinental ballistic missile, or ICBM, were fired last month.

People Battle for Bawana: Congress takes back lead after 10th round, BJP third
Author: 0 Battle for Bawana: Congress takes back lead after 10th round, BJP third

The polling was held on August 23. - "I will resign from Rajya Sabha next week", says Goa CM Manohar Parrikar after winning Panaji by-poll. "This is a big win", Parrikar said after winning from Panaji constituency. In Valpoi, Vishwajit of the BJP is contesting against Roy Naik of the Congress. He is now contesting from the Valpoi seat on a BJP ticket. This April, BJP won Delhi's Rajouri Garden bypoll and AAP candidate lost the deposit.

People University Of Illinois Has Gotten Rid Of The 'War Chant'
Author: 0 University Of Illinois Has Gotten Rid Of The 'War Chant'

The U of I retired Chief Illiniwek as its symbol in 2007 ... but the marching and pep bands have continued to perform music associated with the Chief. The University of IL has always been one of many focal points in the controversy of insensitive appropriation of Native American culture by athletics.

People Press Conference postponed after discovery of Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind
Author: 0 Press Conference postponed after discovery of Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind

An hour later, the body was identified as Savanna Greywind. "If you're the praying type, please do so for the Greywind family". The body is being sent to the Ramsey County Medical Examiner's Office. But LaFontaine-Greywind never came home. Five days later, police found Greywind's newborn with her neighbors. Two people -38 year-old Brooke Lynn Crews and 32 year-old William Henry Hoehn - were arrested and charged with conspiracy to commit kidnapping, according to police.

People SEA Games 29: Vietnam win more golds on August 27
Author: 0 SEA Games 29: Vietnam win more golds on August 27

Thailand took aim at table-topping Malaysia for stacking the sports programme in their favor as they conceded defeat in the Southeast Asian Games medals race. The women's team are also gold contenders, as they will play Thailand in the final at the National Stadium in Bukit Jalil tomorrow. The MAF also provided a reward of RM1,000 for every SEA Games gold medal, RM1,000 for breaking the national record and RM1,000 for championship record.

People Backers bemoan expulsion by Guatemala president
Author: 0 Backers bemoan expulsion by Guatemala president

Morales announced via a video posted on Twitter Sunday that he was expelling Velasquez. On Friday, Velasquez and Guatemalan prosecutors applied to strip Morales of his immunity in a probe of alleged illegal payments linked to his party, the National Convergence Front.

People Trump still insists Mexico will somehow pay for border wall
Author: 0 Trump still insists Mexico will somehow pay for border wall

Trump announced he would visit Texas as soon as he could do so "without causing disruption", and said he would also visit Missouri, touting his win "by a lot" in that state in the 2016 election. "We are in the process of renegotiating NAFTA (the worst trade agreement ever passed) with Mexico and Canada". " Mexico will not negotiate NAFTA, nor any other aspect of the bilateral relationship through social networks or the media", the statement added.

People Les raisons de la mini-tournée européenne de Macron — Travail détaché
Author: 0 Les raisons de la mini-tournée européenne de Macron — Travail détaché

Il n'a toutefois pas exprimé d'accord clair avec Emmanuel Macron sur la nécessité de le faire d'ici janvier et selon les termes du président français. En introduction, Emmanuel Macron a rappelé qu'il souhaitait la révision de la directive sur les travailleurs détachés . La Roumanie et la Bulgarie faisait clairement partie des Etats les plus soutenus par la France au moment de l'élargissement, même si les relations ont pu être distendues depuis.

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