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Author: 0 Korea says it's a 'pipe dream' that it will give up nukes

North Korea in early September conducted its sixth ever successful nuclear missile launch and claims that the country now has a Hydrogen bomb it can place on an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). The forced repatriation of its overseas workers would also cut off vital sources of foreign currency, he said. In the document, announced on Monday, Mr Trump said Washington had to deal with the challenge posed by North Korea's weapons programmes.

World Julian Assange's Twitter Account Disappears
Author: 0 Julian Assange's Twitter Account Disappears

However, a source who works closely with WikiLeaks told the Gateway Pundit that they were not aware of any plans for Assange to deactivate his account. Sweden has since dropped those charges , but the United Kingdom government has threatened to arrest Assange should he leave the embassy due to a separate warrant.

World Guatemala announces plan to move Israel embassy to Jerusalem
Author: 0 Guatemala announces plan to move Israel embassy to Jerusalem

Israel's ambassador to Guatemala, Matty Cohen, said on Army Radio that no date had been set for the embassy move, "but it will happen after" the United States relocates its own embassy to Jerusalem . Guatemala's leader made the announcement on Christmas Eve, three days after two-thirds of UN member states rejected Trump's decision to have the United States recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

World MEMA: Winter Storm on Christmas Day
Author: 0 MEMA: Winter Storm on Christmas Day

Even though most areas are above freezing, watch for areas of fog, especially across the higher elevations and, be prepared for another batch of rain this evening with the passage of the cold front. Mainers awoke to find a sloppy blend of snow and ice already blanketing the southern and central parts of the state, with purer snow further north and a mix of winter weather expected to make travel conditions hard statewide to begin the holiday weekend.

Author: 0 Market to Devon Energy Corporation (DVN) Volatility Dips Below 2.22

Quantitative Systematic Strategies Ltd Com reported 7,038 shares. We have $3.27 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:JCP worth $39.13 million more. Going deeper, Devon Energy Corporation's profit margin is 12.00%, indicating how much money the company earns per dollar of revenue earned.

World More snow for Eastern Canada, icy blast in West
Author: 0 More snow for Eastern Canada, icy blast in West

Gusty winds out of the west-northwest will reduce visibilities and make travel a little hard at times so be mindful of this if you will be traveling on Christmas, especially in the country side. Travelers are encouraged to adjust their plans if possible as poor visibility is possible on the roads. A low-pressure system will develop off Cape Hatteras this evening and intensify rapidly as it moves northeastward to lie over southern New Brunswick by Monday evening.

World United Nations sanctions an 'act of war', says North Korea
Author: 0 United Nations sanctions an 'act of war', says North Korea

The 15-member Security Council unanimously adopted a new set of USA -drafted sanctions on the reclusive country that will further strangle its energy supplies and tighten restrictions on smuggling and the use of North Korean workers overseas, reported The Guardian.

World Warriors, Cavaliers battling on Xmas Day once again
Author: 0 Warriors, Cavaliers battling on Xmas Day once again

Nash, who is currently the Warriors' player development consultant, has been out of the game for three years now, retiring from the National Basketball Association at the end of the 2013-14 season after 18 remarkable years in league, but there's probably at least an ounce of juice left in his legs.

World Maine Unemployment Rate 3.3 Percent in November
Author: 0 Maine Unemployment Rate 3.3 Percent in November

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that the state's November jobless rate was 6.1 percent, the same as October. State officials say Ohio's unemployment rate dropped to 4.8 percent in November but remained higher than the national rate.

World 20 killed in bus accident in northern India
Author: 0 20 killed in bus accident in northern India

Congress president Rahul Gandhi condoled the deaths in the Sawai Madhopur accident on Saturday morning and appealed to the state government to provide all help to the injured. Chief minister Vasundhara Raje expressed grief over the deadly incident and directed the authorities to gear up the rescue operation. Those injured were rushed to the government hospital, while the bodies of the deceased were being pulled out of water.

World Arsenal 3 Liverpool 3: Points shared in classic Christmas cracker
Author: 0 Arsenal 3 Liverpool 3: Points shared in classic Christmas cracker

Firmino should have done better with a pair of back-post headers from deep left-wing crosses but Liverpool opened the scoring after 26 minutes. Nine hat-tricks have been scored by Liverpool in league games against the Gunners - the last from Peter Crouch in March 2007 in a 4-1 Anfield win.

World Chechen Leader Ramzan Kadyrov Laughs Off US Sanctions
Author: 0 Chechen Leader Ramzan Kadyrov Laughs Off US Sanctions

At the same time, she confirmed that Russian Federation will take retaliatory measures. The Foreign Ministry spokeswoman expressed regret that a number of political groups of the U.S. The law is part of the Jackson-Vanik amendment that was effective for the USSSR and Russian Federation in 1974-2012. He was detained in 2008 and accused of conspiracy and abatement for tax evasion.

World Sixty pounds of marijuana seized
Author: 0 Sixty pounds of marijuana seized

Patrick Jiron , 80, and Barbara Jiron , 83, were pulled over Tuesday during a traffic stop by deputies with the York County Sheriff's Department, who made a shocking discovery: The Jirons had 60 pounds of high-grade pot in their pickup truck, authorities said.

World North Korea Says It's 'Too Early' to Try to Prevent War
Author: 0 North Korea Says It's 'Too Early' to Try to Prevent War

Documents seen by Reuters on Tuesday say the 10 vessels had been conducting ship-to-ship transfers of refined petroleum products to North Korean vessels or transporting North Korean coal in violation of United Nations sanctions imposed over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programmes.

World Japan unveils record defence budget against North Korea threat
Author: 0 Japan unveils record defence budget against North Korea threat

It would also cap crude oil supplies to North Korea at 4 million barrels a year. Two North Korean cargo vessels, Ul Ji Bong 6 and Rung Ra 2 along with two North Korean oil tankers Sam Jong 2 and Rye Song Gang 1 are on the proposed blacklist as are the Chinese tugboat Yu Yuan and the Glory Hope 1 (also known as Orient Shenyu ), a Panama-flagged cargo ship.

World No M'sians affected by 5.2-magnitude quake in Iran
Author: 0 No M'sians affected by 5.2-magnitude quake in Iran

A magnitude 5.2 natural disaster jolted a town near Iran's capital on Wednesday, according to state television, causing people in buildings to pour out into the streets in fear. The epicentre of the quake, about 50 kilometre east of Iranian capital Tehran, was at the depth of seven kilometre, 35.69 degree north latitude and 50.96 degrees east longitude, Xinhua quoted the ISC, as saying.

World Every vote counts: 1 more ballot ties up Virginia House race
Author: 0 Every vote counts: 1 more ballot ties up Virginia House race

And it leaves the balance of power in the state legislature at 49-51, in favor of Republicans - at least for now. David Yancey and Virginia Republicans conceding defeat, a three-judge panel deliberating the recount Wednesday declared a previously uncounted vote for Yancey valid.

World Democrat Franken to Leave Senate on January 2
Author: 0 Democrat Franken to Leave Senate on January 2

Joe Manchin in an interview for POLITICO's Off Message podcast to post on Tuesday. The 66-year-old former comedian from Minnesota had been seen as a rising star in the Democratic Party, but faced growing calls from fellow Senate Democrats to step down as allegations against him mounted.

World Trump reportedly considered withdrawing Gorsuch's Supreme Court nomination
Author: 0 Trump reportedly considered withdrawing Gorsuch's Supreme Court nomination

Gorsuch incurred the president's wrath after he told Democratic Connecticut Sen. WaPo reported earlier in the day that Trump felt as though Gorsuch would not be loyal to him, and that he considered replacing him with another justice. On Twitter he accused Blumenthal (and thus Bonjean) of lying about what Gorsuch said, and attacked the senator for misrepresenting his Vietnam service years ago.

World McCain feeling well, returning after holidays
Author: 0 McCain feeling well, returning after holidays

John McCain says he's feeling well and is looking forward to returning to work in Washington after the holidays. As a result, McCain will not be in Washington to vote on the GOP's tax bill vote, which is expected to take place early in the week.

World CDC director says there are 'no banned words' at the agency
Author: 0 CDC director says there are 'no banned words' at the agency

Officials from two HHS agencies, who asked that their names and agencies remain anonymous, that they had been given a list of "forbidden" words given to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). And the Trump administration has been systematically eliminating LGBT people from federal concerns. However, as of one month later, only 80 comments have been made available for public view.

World Dog expert: What makes a dog turn on its owner?
Author: 0 Dog expert: What makes a dog turn on its owner?

More details surrounding the death of Bethany Stephens who is believed to have been mauled to death by her own dogs were released Monday by Goochland County Sheriff James Agnew . "We had a number of witnesses who came forward, and we were able to put a time frame together and put people's movements together". He said she had one of them named "Tonk" for a while, and he could not imagine him doing this to her.

World United States presses Pakistan for 'decisive action against militants on its soil'
Author: 0 United States presses Pakistan for 'decisive action against militants on its soil'

He accused the United States of conspiring against the multi-billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) with India, The Express Tribune reported. During his speech shortly after White House released national security strategy, U.S. president Donald Trump on Monday urged Pakistan to take decisive action in battling extremism and terrorism.