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Author: 0 N.Korea shows off 'ICBM' during massive parade

The comments came as North Korea marked the 105th anniversary of the birth of its founding president, Kim Il-sung. Pence will be tasked with explaining the policy in meetings with leaders in South Korea and Japan at the start of his trip, which will also include stops in Indonesia and Australia.

Global Media Easter Sunday Brings Rain, Storms For Oklahoma
Author: 0 Easter Sunday Brings Rain, Storms For Oklahoma

From NBC 5 meteorologist Brian James: Tonight will be a quiet night with a mostly cloudy sky and temperatures dropping into the middle 60s. Highs will be in the lower to mid 80s area-wide with a breezy southeast wind at 10-20mph with gusts near 25.

Author: 0 South Korea Tests Long-Range Ballistic Missile, Yonhap Reports

The hardened U.S. stance followed recent North Korean missile launches that Pyongyang described as practice for an attack on United States bases in Japan. The missile launched this week appears to be a new type of missile in the Hyunmoo category, according to the report. North Korea fired a ballistic missile into its eastern waters Wednesday, U.S.

Author: 0 Nikki Haley Now Says Removing Assad From Power Is A US Priority

Italian Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano says Europe's broad support for the US military strikes contributed to a "renewed harmony" between the United States and its partners. Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has said "terrorists are celebrating" U.S. strikes on a Syrian airbase. Haley's remarks come just a day after she warned that the United States was prepared to take further actions in Syria during a special session at the UN following a USA military strike against a Syrian air base.

Author: 0 Cleveland police search for suspect who killed man live on Facebook

She says police are seeking a man named Steve Stephens. Stephens is considered armed and unsafe, but the city is not on lockdown, Williams said. The interaction lasted less than a minute. "Wearing dark blue and grey or black striped polo shirt." and may be driving a white or cream-colored SUV. Chief Williams said Stephens' family were also urging him to hand himself in.

Author: 0 PM Modi to hold talks with Australian PM today

Lauding Modi's statement, Turnbull said he hoped the counter-terrorism agreement as well as the two government's close cooperation on human trafficking, money laundering and other such crimes, will only serve to better ties between the two nations.

Global Media North Korean missile test fails, USA and South Korea say
Author: 0 North Korean missile test fails, USA and South Korea say

A visitor walks by a TV showing file footage of a North Korea's ballistic missile launch, at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul , South Korea, Sunday, April 16, 2017. commitment to its ally in the face of rising tension. The United States, South Korea and other countries have vowed to apply more pressure on the North, but so far nothing has worked to stop Pyongyang's nuclear program.

Global Media United States judge halts Arkansas plan for successive executions
Author: 0 United States judge halts Arkansas plan for successive executions

With a 500 mg dose listed in the state's execution protocol, Arkansas expects that the inmates will not be aware they are dying. Actor Johnny Depp , left, stands with former Arkansas death row inmate Damien Echols, before speaking at a rally opposing Arkansas' upcoming executions, which are set to begin next week, on th.

Author: 0 The tone of tensions: Korean voices, North and South

In a moment we'll hear more about North Korea's weapons capabilities. His aim is for North Korea to be taken seriously as a nuclear power, like the US, Britain, Russia and India. South Korea's Defence Ministry said it was analyzing exactly how the North Korean launch failed. "We will hold the U.S. wholly accountable for the catastrophic consequences to be entailed by its outrageous actions", North Korea's deputy foreign minister said in an interview with AP.

Author: 0 Egyptian Parliament Approves 3-month State of Emergency

Among the dead were 3 police officers. Egyptian society was also profoundly shocked by the beheading in Libya of 20 Coptic Orthodox faithful and a companion by Islamic State militants in February 2015. Meanwhile Coptic Catholic Bishop Kyrillos William of Assiut, Upper Egypt , has called for increased security for Christians in the country, saying that until now "our sense of security was not very strong", in an interview with Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need on 10 April.

Global Media US, Russia still far apart as Syria haunts talks
Author: 0 US, Russia still far apart as Syria haunts talks

It came days after Chinese leader Xi Jinping held his first meeting with President Donald Trump at a summit in Florida last week. Russian Federation has slammed Washington's attack on a Syrian airbase and, as the top diplomats met, Putin admitted that relations between Washington and Moscow have worsened in the three months that Trump has been in office.

Author: 0 Pence to visit Korean Demilitarized Zone

Former ambassador Christopher Hill, who led the Bush-era negotiations to get rid of North Korea's nuclear weapons program, said Sunday that President Donald Trump was "trying to out-North Korean the North Koreans" with his aggressive rhetoric against the totalitarian state.

Author: 0 Pence visiting military camp near Korean DMZ

The U.S. moves an vast warship to the waters off the peninsula in a display of military might. He wants to demonstrate USA economic interest in the region after Trump abandoned the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a trade deal negotiated by former President Barack Obama.

Author: 0 North Koreans linked to Kim Jong-nam's murder arrive in Beijing

Malaysian authorities released Kim's body on Thursday in a deal that secured the release of nine Malaysian citizens held in Pyongyang after a drawn-out diplomatic spat. North Korea and Malaysia nearly simultaneously announced an agreement, including lifting reciprocal travel bans. Two women who have allegedly wiped Jong-nam's face with the poison have been charged with murder.

Author: 0 Japan protests N. Korean missile test attempt

Sinpo, a port city in eastern North Korea, was also the site of a ballistic missile test earlier this month in which the projectile fell into the Sea of Japan, also known as the East Sea. "Let me assure you under, under President Trump's leadership our resolve has never been stronger". The big question, however, is how serious should North Korea be taken.

Author: 0 North Korea reportedly attempted missile launch

The U.S. says a North Korean medium-range missile exploded seconds after it was launched, a high-profile failure that came hours before the U.S. vice president arrived in South Korea, and as an American aircraft supercarrier approaches the Korean Peninsula.

Global Media Baloch leaders condemn Pak for sentencing Kulbhushan Jadhav to death
Author: 0 Baloch leaders condemn Pak for sentencing Kulbhushan Jadhav to death

Upping the ante against Pakistan, the Government of India on Thursday accused Islamabad of arresting Kulbhushan Jadhav over false charges of spying as it vowed to bring him back. India had acknowledged that Jadhav had served with the navy but denied that he has any connection with the government. Mr Jadhav, a retired navy officer, was arrested a year ago and accused by Pakistan of spying and subversive activities in Balochistan.

Global Media Iran's Ahmadinejad sees no threat from US
Author: 0 Iran's Ahmadinejad sees no threat from US

Former hard-line President Mahmud Ahmadinejad, 60, made a surprise move to register for the election against Khamenei's advice. Two years later his government and six other countries reached a landmark deal, in which Iran agreed to curb its sensitive nuclear activities in return for the lifting of economic sanctions.

Author: 0 Republican Ron Estes Narrowly Wins Kansas Special Election

Ted Cruz came to campaign for Mr. Estes. His opponent, James Thompson , was a relative nobody and dramatically underfunded by comparison - $100,000 was spent on ads by the Republican Party in the state, while the Democratic Party declined to spend even just $20,000 on campaign mailers.

Author: 0 Markey: Democrats will Restore 60-Vote Threshold for Supreme Court

Among cases up for discussion is one in which gun activists are seeking to expand gun rights to include carrying concealed firearms in public. A silver-haired, square-jawed jurist with a folksy manner, the 49-year-old Gorsuch was a federal appeals court judge in Colorado when Trump picked him for the top court.

Global Media China, US working on 'North Korea problem'
Author: 0 China, US working on 'North Korea problem'

Trump's national security advisor, H.R. McMaster said China recognizes the severity of the situation, telling United States media outlet ABC on Sunday "this situation just can't continue". Another semi-covert approach would be for Washington to use electronic warfare or cyber attacks to disable North Korean missiles during or shortly after their launch.

Global Media United States 'not getting along with Russian Federation at all'
Author: 0 United States 'not getting along with Russian Federation at all'

On Saturday, the Trump administration officially declined to brand China a currency manipulator, in another major U-turn for the United States president, who had repeatedly pledged during his campaign to do so soon after taking office. It should be pointed out that Trump recently held a rally of his own in Nashville, Tennessee . "I would like to get along with everyone", Trump continued.

Global Media China not currency manipulator: US report
Author: 0 China not currency manipulator: US report

Treasury has also placed China , Japan, South Korea, Germany and Switzerland on the list. "They're telling us not to do so in the future and we have no intention of doing so", a senior South Korean finance official said. The Treasury did not alter its three major thresholds for identifying currency manipulation put in place previous year by the Obama administration: a bilateral trade surplus with the United States of $20 billion or more; a global current account surplus of more than 3 ...

Author: 0 China Relations: US, Japan and S Korea discuss North before summit

When conducting nuclear and missiles tests in recent years, it has cited what it calls increasing US military threats. But the ADD shortened the flight range, however, due to the space limit. "Yes, we will talk about North Korea", Trump told the Financial Times over the weekend. China is North Korea's sole major diplomatic friend and a key trading partner that supplies the isolated state with much of its hard currency in the face of stringent global sanctions.

Global Media Turkish prime minister casts vote in referendum
Author: 0 Turkish prime minister casts vote in referendum

The "Yes" campaign had won 55.5 percent of the vote while the "No" campaign had mustered 44.5 percent, the election commission said in figures quoted by state news agency Anadolu, in an initial count based on 65 percent of the ballot boxes.

Author: 0 Penguins vs. Blue Jackets live stream, Game 2

Calvert broke his stick over the back of Kuhnhackl's neck area. Yes, you are reading that correctly. Calvert was given a two-minute penalty, but there was only 30 seconds left. Tortorella admittedly had to walk away from the dressing room at times this season so he wouldn't blow up after the Blue Jackets played a bad period, letting assistant coaches interact with the players.

Author: 0 New Cold War? US and Russian Federation tensions spiking

Mr Lavrov also said President Vladimir Putin is ready to return to implementing the memorandum of understanding on flight safety in Syria with the United States. On Thursday, Trump adopted a more optimistic tone, saying on his Twitter account, "Things will work out fine between the United States of America and Russian Federation".

Global Media UK Foreign Secretary Calls Assad 'Arch-Terrorist,' Urges Russia To End Support
Author: 0 UK Foreign Secretary Calls Assad 'Arch-Terrorist,' Urges Russia To End Support

Therefore, there are serious doubts about the work of the aforementioned mission, created in 2013, specifically, and about the work by the OPCW, in general, said Lavrov after meeting here with his counterparts from Syria and Iran. Writing in the Sunday Telegraph, Johnson said the defence was "absurd and mendacious" and described the premier as an "arch-terrorist" and "literally and metaphorically toxic".

Global Media Syria's president says claim his forces used chemical weapons is
Author: 0 Syria's president says claim his forces used chemical weapons is "100% fabricated"

The toxic gas attack on April 4, which killed scores of children, prompted the United States to launch missile strikes on a Syrian air base and widened a rift between the United States and Russian Federation, a close Syrian ally. "These have tested positive for the nerve agent sarin, or a sarin-like substance", the delegation said during a special session on Syria at the OPCW in The Hague.

Author: 0 North Korea attempts to launch missile but fails

The North Korean missile, which was sacked from the Sinpo area, exploded nearly immediately, according to military officials in South Korea and the US. South Korea's top presidential advisor for security affairs, Kim Kwan-jin, planned to convene a meeting of national security council at the presidential office Cheong Wa Dae on Sunday morning.

Author: 0 Ramirez gets 1st RBIs of season, Red Sox top Pirates 4-3

After scuffling out of the gate in his first few games for the Boston Red Sox, Moreland has been red-hot, posting a.333 batting average with a major league-best nine doubles through 11 games. Xander Bogaerts then slapped a go-ahead single to right. He didn't factor into the decision last Saturday versus the Blue Jays but did rack up eight strike outs while allowing just two earned runs.

Author: 0 Pakistan to submit new dossier on Jadhav to UN

The document contains the attested report of Court Martial General, as well as the court proceedings timeline, The Nation reported. The Pakistan Army had also released a "confessional video" of Mr Jadhav after his arrest. India has since then cancelled the maritime security dialogue with Pakistan that was scheduled to take place in New Delhi from April 16 to April 19.

Global Media Putin ignores US call for fresh start and backs Assad regime
Author: 0 Putin ignores US call for fresh start and backs Assad regime

The news conference came after Mr Putin met Mr Tillerson for the first time since Mr Trump took office. Trump said during the meeting that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation is "no longer obsolete", reversing his election campaign stance on the bloc, which had alarmed some of America's closest allies in Europe.

Author: 0 PM Modi receives grand welcome in Bhubaneswar, Odisha

He is an IIT graduate. While 28 leaders, including 13 Chief Ministers, are covered by Z-Plus security, 26 others enjoy Z category security. Pradhan said yesterday's by-election results also added strength to the BJP's victory journey and since 2019 is the year for general elections and assemebly polls in Odisha, the party is working hard to fulfil aspirations of the people.

Author: 0 Chinese, US officials exchange views on Korean Peninsula situation

Just as Vice President Mike Pence took off for South Korea late Saturday, Kim Jong Un's regime in neighboring North Korea test-fired a new missile. That was the site of a ballistic missile test earlier this month in which the projectile fell into the Sea of Japan, also known as the East Sea.

Global Media CPM to take part in DMK-led all-party meet today
Author: 0 CPM to take part in DMK-led all-party meet today

A massive public meeting would be held in Chennai on April 22 to explain to the public the need for a statewide protest on April 25, said Stalin. Another resolution , while urging the Tamil Nadu government to waive all the loans availed by the farmers as per the high court order, also demanded convening of a special session of the State Assembly to discuss the farmer's issues as an "unusual" situation was prevailing in the state in view of the prolonged agitation by the farmers.

Author: 0 South Africa's ex-leader wades into Zuma no-confidence vote

The protest which was organised by a coalition of opposition parties following nationwide rallies against Zuma last week, took place in the capital city of Pretoria . Unfortunately for the president, more protests are planned for Wednesday - his 75th birthday. The DA's #NoConfidence petition has today exceeded 500 000 signatures, making our petition, if not already the biggest online political petition in South Africa ever, then certain to be the biggest.

Author: 0 North Korea missile fails in provocation before Pence trip

Recent satellite imagery suggests the country could conduct another underground nuclear test at any time. The missile which is supposed to be one of the country's new "game-changer" intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBM) which was revealed to the world in a display of military might during the country's parade and celebration of the country's creation yesterday.

Author: 0 Putin meets Tillerson as U.S., Russian Federation fiercely feud over Syria

Giving Tillerson a chilly reception, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Russia was trying to understand the "real intentions" of the Trump administration. Mr Putin had even honoured Mr Tillerson a friendship award. France, Britain and the United States pushed for a tough investigation and demanded that Syria provide information on its military operations, but that proposed draft faced the likelihood of a veto from Russian Federation.

Global Media Christians nationwide celebrate Easter Sunday
Author: 0 Christians nationwide celebrate Easter Sunday

But Speaker Dogara in a statement signed by his special adviser on Media and Public Affairs, Mr Turaki Hassan, Dogara, urged Christians and Nigerians in general to imbibe the lessons of the resurrection as living evidence that every challenge, including even death, can be overcome through abiding faith in God and dogged determination, noting that this should serve as a springboard to rise above the challenges they are now faced with.