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Author: 0 Defector: UN Sanctions Would Play Havoc With North Korean Economy

Given where the two sides were just a week ago - with Trump's " fire and fury " vow and Kim's specific threat prompting Guam to issue an advisory to its citizens on surviving a missile launch - the eased tensions were hailed as a promising development.

World 13 dead, 80 injured in Barcelona van attack (VIDEO) (UPDATING)
Author: 0 13 dead, 80 injured in Barcelona van attack (VIDEO) (UPDATING)

Oregon State head coach Wayne Tinkle confirmed the team is unharmed, adding the attack "happened directly in front of our hotel while we were having a team meal in the restaurant, so senseless and sad!" Meanwhile, it was revealed that the Central Intelligence Agency had warned the Spanish police two months ago that there were plans to carry out a terror attack in Barcelona .

World GOP Sen. Bob Corker: Trump Hasn't Demonstrated 'Stability' Or 'Competence'
Author: 0 GOP Sen. Bob Corker: Trump Hasn't Demonstrated 'Stability' Or 'Competence'

Corker added that a bust of Confederate Army general and Ku Klux Klan member Nathan Bedford Forrest displayed in the Tennessee state capitol building should be moved to a museum. On Tuesday, Trump repeatedly praised what he contended were "very fine" white protesters. Dickerson says that points to a central critique of Mr. Trump that has persisted since the presidential campaign: "That his impulsiveness that made him so popular among his base is incompatible with the office he holds".

World Barcelona van attack: Trump tweets fake terror story
Author: 0 Barcelona van attack: Trump tweets fake terror story

Although it was reported that Pershing possibly sprinkled pig's blood on Muslims, and maybe buried insurgents with pig carcasses, there was no veracity to the wholesale slaughter of Muslims. "Just put pork anywhere near us Muslims, some people seem to believe, and we'll soon keel over in psycho-spiritual distress". Fact-checking organizations such as Politifact rated Trump's claim as false .

World Judge rejects same sex marriage ban challenges in Northern Ireland
Author: 0 Judge rejects same sex marriage ban challenges in Northern Ireland

In 2015, a majority of the NI Assembly voted in favour of same-sex marriage but the DUP blocked it by employing a petition stating that it required cross-community support. "She said: "[The] most frustrating thing about this whole debate is the fact that if you stand up for marriage and if you stand up for the definition of marriage as we believe in it, then in some way that makes you homophobic and a hater of gays.

World Icelanders with Down syndrome 'disappearing'
Author: 0 Icelanders with Down syndrome 'disappearing'

She told a reporter: "We don't look at abortion as a murder. When I was governor here I met with the president of Iceland , and we talked about our handsome regions of the world and hard working people with such great hearts and I think Iceland won't be so lovely if they continue down this path of being so intolerant to the degree of trying to snuff out the life of most those who maybe do not look like the subjective view of someone that would equate to perfection".

World USA says still interested in dialogue with NKorea
Author: 0 USA says still interested in dialogue with NKorea

Their talk followed a North Korean media dispatch saying that leader Kim Jong Un had reviewed a plan to launch missiles into waters off Guam as a demonstration of its strength. North Korean officials in turn have accused the United States leader of driving the Korean peninsula to the brink of nuclear war. "Whatever ups and downs we face, the North Korean nuclear situation must be resolved peacefully", South Korean President Moon Jae-in told a regular meeting with senior aides and ...

World US, South Korean defence chiefs to meet this month - Pentagon
Author: 0 US, South Korean defence chiefs to meet this month - Pentagon

Mr Trump's recent aggressive comments about deploying possible military options underscored his resolve to counter the threat from the North's nuclear weapons and missile programmes. A North Korean flag flies on a mast at the Permanent Mission of North Korea in Geneva October 2, 2014. "While diplomacy is our preferred means of changing North Korea's course of action, it is backed by military options ", they said".

World Nuclear fact sheets issued to Guamanians after threats
Author: 0 Nuclear fact sheets issued to Guamanians after threats

The plan would be sent to Kim for approval just before or as the U.S. "The United States , which was the first to bring numerous strategic nuclear equipment near us, should first make the right decision and show through actions if they wish to ease tensions on the Korean peninsula and prevent a unsafe military clash", Kim was cited as saying in the report by KCNA .

World 40% of Americans want Donald Trump impeached
Author: 0 40% of Americans want Donald Trump impeached

Despite the fallout from the Charlottesville , Virginia attack, President Donald Trump's approval rating miraculously rose this past week, according to a national poll conducted by Quinnipiac University. It could also be a effect of Trump's bombastic, antagonistic rhetoric toward North Korea , which many anxious was taking the U.S.to the brink of nuclear war.

World 2 killed in Barcelona van incident
Author: 0 2 killed in Barcelona van incident

La Vanguardia newspaper said one of the suspected perpetrators had been killed in a shootout with police on the outskirts of Barcelona . It's unclear whether they've attacked people in the restaurant or not. "Please avoid the area". Secretary of State Rex Tillerson offered condolences to the victims and said the U.S. consulate would be providing assistance to American citizens in Spain.

Author: 0 US, Japan issue stern warning to N. Korea

America's diplomatic and defense chiefs sought Thursday to reinforce the threat of possible USA military action against North Korea after President Donald Trump's top strategist essentially called the commander-in-chief's warnings a bluff. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis warned Pyongyang that both the United States and Japan would respond with overwhelming force if it attacks first. Mr Tillerson said talks with Pyongyang were possible, but only if they prove to be meaningful.

World Lithia Springs teacher stable after shooting, students to return Friday
Author: 0 Lithia Springs teacher stable after shooting, students to return Friday

No students were present or in the building at the time of the shooting. Douglas County sheriff's officials confirmed a school employee was flown to hospital with a gun-related injury. "This is a hard time for us", North said. WXIA-TV reports that the teacher, an 18-year veteran of the Douglas County (Ga .) school district whose identity has not been disclosed, is in stable condition at an area hospital.

World Cleveland Clinic pulls fundraiser from Trump resort
Author: 0 Cleveland Clinic pulls fundraiser from Trump resort

But, citing Trump's positions, more than 1,100 doctors, nurses, medical students and other OH residents signed a public letter of concern over the choice of venue. The confrontation between white supremacists and counter-demonstrators left one woman dead and several others injured. A company spokesperson later told the Washington Post that "there were a variety of factors" involved in their decision to move the gala but wouldn't elaborate any further.

World US House Democratic leader Pelosi calls for Confederate statue removal
Author: 0 US House Democratic leader Pelosi calls for Confederate statue removal

It also came after President Trump lamented the push in areas across the country to remove some of the statues from public spaces, saying such moves are ripping apart US history and culture. Each state can pick two statues to display in the Capitol; as a result, monuments to Confederate president Jefferson Davis and Confederate Gen. Robert E.

World Kyle Busch dominates UNOH 200 at Bristol Motor Speedway
Author: 0 Kyle Busch dominates UNOH 200 at Bristol Motor Speedway

Busch also has 39 Cup victories and 90 Xfinity wins. "I can't say enough about all these guys on this Banfield Pet Hospital Tundra, it was awesome. She was really good all-day long". A speeding penalty on pit road during the stage caution period dropped Busch back to 17th, but he wasted little time moving his way back through the field, zipping into the top five within 35 laps.

World United Kingdom guarantees soft border with Ireland
Author: 0 United Kingdom guarantees soft border with Ireland

Outlining proposals for the Ireland-Northern Ireland border - one of the most complex aspects of the divorce plans - the government said there should be no physical border posts or electronic checks. Thousands of people cross the 300-mile border every day. The Confederation of Business Interests welcomed this measure as a progressive step forward in the face of difficulties Whitehall officials are finding themselves in, trying to balance the need for sensible customs arrangements and ...

World South Korea office says reports Seoul 'warned' USA are 'excessive'
Author: 0 South Korea office says reports Seoul 'warned' USA are 'excessive'

The United States is ready to use the "full range" of its capabilities if provoked by North Korea , the country's top military officer said , noting that Washington is still hoping for a "peaceful resolution" to the crisis. "We must peacefully resolve the North Korean nuclear issue no matter how many ups and downs there are". But Trump also told Xi about the move toward a possible inquiry into China's trade practices, according to two US officials familiar with that conversation.

World 'Babumoshai Bandookbaaz' gets FCAT clearance with eight minor cuts!
Author: 0 'Babumoshai Bandookbaaz' gets FCAT clearance with eight minor cuts!

Today, Director Kushan Nandy made an announcement on Twitter. Nandy tweeted, " FCAT clears "Babumoshai Bandookbaaz" with eight minor, voluntary cuts. Babumoshai Bandookbaaz has intimate scenes because of which the movie has been given "A" certification. Watch the trailer of Babumoshai Bandookbaaz here.

World Japan to install new land-based Aegis missile defense system
Author: 0 Japan to install new land-based Aegis missile defense system

It marked the second of such tests in a month, having launched its first ICBM on July 4, as Americans were marking their 241st Independence Day. As the verbal confrontation grew between Trump and Kim, the North Korean central news agency released pictures that showed Kim inspecting the KPA Strategic Rocket Force's proposed plan, for launching ballistic missiles off the coast of Guam during on Monday.

World NEET Exams: TN students move to SC, seek start of counselling soon
Author: 0 NEET Exams: TN students move to SC, seek start of counselling soon

Tamil Nadu has been opposing NEET and has claimed that it would place students from the CBSE board on an advantage over those from state boards. Union law ministry on Wednesday gave its nod for a Tamil Nadu Ordinance to exempt the state from NEET for MBBS/BDS admissions under government quota this year.