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Author: 0 U.S. test-launches unarmed ICBM to show ability to 'defend against attacks'

Rather the launch "demonstrates that the United States' nuclear enterprise is safe, secure, effective" and can protect against strikes, the command said. Wednesday's was the fourth Minuteman test conducted at VAFB this year. In July 2016, South Korea , under former President Park Geun-hye, agreed to install the THAAD as a protective measure against repeated missile tests by North Korea.

Global Media Airport worker struck by lightning in Florida
Author: 0 Airport worker struck by lightning in Florida

The bolt of lightning first hit the plane and moved along the fuselage, right into Dunn's body. One man is directing the front of the plane, another is operating the vehicle that's pushing it onto the runway. Southwest Florida International Airport officials said lightning warning system systems were activated when Dunn was struck. "The bleeding in the brain stopped", says Austin's sister in an interview with TODAY .

Global Media AG Sessions Focused on Putting an End to Opioid Epidemic
Author: 0 AG Sessions Focused on Putting an End to Opioid Epidemic

The CDC said drug overdoses accounted for more than 52,400 deaths in 2015, with almost two of three overdoses caused by an opioid. The visit comes a day after a presidential commission recommended President Donald Trump should declare the opioid epidemic a " national emergency " so he can take " bold steps " to address the crisis.

Author: 0 United States tests missile defence system

After North Korea conducted its most successful-ever test of an intercontinental ballistic missile on Friday, the US and South Korea responded the way they always do - with a massive display of force. We certainly don't blame the Chinese for the situation in North Korea. "I do not know why anyone would doubt that it is capable of doing what we intended for it to do by deploying it here to Korea", Brooks said .

Author: 0 White House aide battles reporters over Trump immigration plan

Ya know, it's the one that says, "Give me your exhausted, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free". Things devolved from there as the two debated an aspect of the proposed policy that would favor immigrants who speak already speak English and Acosta asked, "Are we just going to bring in people from Great Britain and Australia?" Miller called Acosta's assertion "shockingly ahistorical" since immigration has ebbed and flowed, with very high levels during certain ...

Global Media Fired FBI chief James Comey to publish book
Author: 0 Fired FBI chief James Comey to publish book

The President of Flatiron Books released a statement saying that "Throughout his career, James Comey has had to face one hard decision after another as he has served the leaders of our country". The officials asked not to be identified because were not authorized to discuss the book. In 2003, he rose up to assistant attorney general in charge of the criminal division, where he mostly oversaw fraud investigations, including the huge case of Enron, the Texas energy firm that imploded with ...

Global Media Boy Scouts: Trump lied - we didn't call to praise his speech
Author: 0 Boy Scouts: Trump lied - we didn't call to praise his speech

Trump spoke at the AT&T stadium during the Boy Scouts of America's National Jamboree on July 24, held at the Summit Bechtel Reserve in Glen Jean. The day after the West Virginia visit, Trump told WSJ Editor-in-Chief Gerard Baker that there was no mixed reaction to his politically charged speech.

Global Media Senators oppose Trump's ban on transgender troops
Author: 0 Senators oppose Trump's ban on transgender troops

Adm. Paul Zukunft's strong remarks came during an appearance at the Center for Strategic and International Studies Tuesday, less than a week after the president said on Twitter that "the United States Government will not accept or allow transgender individuals to serve in any capacity in the U.S.

Global Media Government mulling law to protect Aadhaar data theft
Author: 0 Government mulling law to protect Aadhaar data theft

In 2011, when the Ministry of Law and Justice referred the question of the continuing operation of the Aadhaar project without a law, both the then Attorney-General GoolamVahanvati and an advisor in the department had stated in their opinion that the right to privacy is a fundamental right under Article 21.

Global Media 'Jab Harry Met Sejal' new song 'Phurrr' to release tomorrow
Author: 0 'Jab Harry Met Sejal' new song 'Phurrr' to release tomorrow

Shah Rukh Khan has done the same with Akon (Chammak Chalo & Criminal) in Ra.One . Yeh toh buss teaser hai... The song is sung by Mohit Chauhan and Tushar Joshi. Directed by Imtiaz Ali , film is about a tour guide ( Harry ) who is lost in his own world and does not know what to expect from life on the next turn.

Global Media Medical marijuana dispensary reportedly coming to Chemung County
Author: 0 Medical marijuana dispensary reportedly coming to Chemung County

The company will have dispensaries in Chemung, Dutchess, Kings and and Richmond counties. As per their website , their mission is "to provide patients suffering from debilitating and life-threatening illnesses with compassionate service and access to high-quality medical marijuana from trained medical professionals".

Global Media Etihad Airways helps Australian police with plane attack probe
Author: 0 Etihad Airways helps Australian police with plane attack probe

The lawyer for a man arrested over an alleged plot to attack a plane - then released without charge - has said he wants to know why police arrested his client, adding that it had "caused a lot of damage to him". The officials declined to identify the foreign intelligence service. Now Reuters has cited two USA officials familiar with the arrests as saying the Australian investigation wasn't a sting operation but the result of the detection of a developing plot.

Global Media Qatar files WTO complaint over embargo by Gulf neighbors
Author: 0 Qatar files WTO complaint over embargo by Gulf neighbors

In June a year ago, a similar deal was announced with Italy which included the construction of four corvette warships, two support vessels and an amphibious landing platform dock. "We are not paying attention to decisions that don't produce anything new", he said. Alfano called for a de-escalation and a solution that shows "respect for global law".

Global Media Plane Crash Near Lisbon, Portugal, Kills Two Sunbathers
Author: 0 Plane Crash Near Lisbon, Portugal, Kills Two Sunbathers

No-one else on the packed beach is believed to have been injured and the two occupants of the plane were also unhurt. Hundreds of sunbathers were on the popular São João da Caparica beach, 20 miles (30km) south of Lisbon, at the time. The plane appeared to have a partly broken left wing, which hung lower than the right wing, Portuguese television pictures showed. Some ran into the sea witnesses reported.

Global Media United States test launches intercontinental ballistic missile from Vandenberg Air Force Base
Author: 0 United States test launches intercontinental ballistic missile from Vandenberg Air Force Base

The U.S. Air Force has successfully launched an intercontinental ballistic missile in a test on the California coast. The White House released a statement in response to the missile launch, saying, " North Korea's test launch today of another intercontinental ballistic missile - the second such test in less than a month - is only the latest reckless and unsafe action by the North Korean regime".

Global Media Tillerson Applies Brakes on North Korea War Talk: 'We're Not Your Enemy'
Author: 0 Tillerson Applies Brakes on North Korea War Talk: 'We're Not Your Enemy'

Less than a week after North Korea's record setting intercontinental ballistic missile test , the U.S. Air Force plans to conduct an ICBM test of its own early Wednesday morning. "If thousands die , they're going to die over there - and he's told me that to my face". That statement seems to be at odds with multiple tweets put out by President Trump in recent days which were particularly scathing of Chinese attempts to bring North Korea to heel, accusing the communist government of " ...