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Global Media Tillerson slams North Korea missile test but still seeks talks
Author: 0 Tillerson slams North Korea missile test but still seeks talks

They were launched from a site in the North Korean province of Gangwon and flew for about 250km (150 miles), officials in South Korea said. "The second missile launch at 12.07 pm appears to have blown up nearly immediately", U.S. "As such, it makes little sense for America to propose or take independent action against North Korea , given how dramatically such action could implicate and endanger South Korean territory".

Global Media Search and rescue task force leaves for Texas
Author: 0 Search and rescue task force leaves for Texas

Their mission will not be easy. Miler said the fire is growing and the situation in OR can change quickly; the Red Cross of Alaska is ready to manage its resources for either deployment. "Our state knows from experience with hurricanes how devastating flooding can be", said Governor Roy Cooper, in a statement. " New Jersey stands ready to assist Texas with their search and rescue response to the destruction and devastation wrought by Hurricane Harvey and the recovery process begins".

Global Media Merkel has no regrets over refugee policy despite political cost
Author: 0 Merkel has no regrets over refugee policy despite political cost

Merkel also spoke out the same day in an interview with rival German broadcaster ZDF. But in an interview with the Welt am Sonntag newspaper, the chancellor said she would do everything "the same way again" if she had the opportunity. Immigration is a hot-button issue in the elections, but AfD , a populist anti-immigrant party, has failed to make headway despite its talk of migrant terrorism.

Global Media Rain From Harvey Possibly Late in the Week
Author: 0 Rain From Harvey Possibly Late in the Week

Even though rain has cooled our temperatures off and it is fairly breezy with winds out of the northeast of 5-10 miles per hour, it is feeling fairly humid and muggy. The National Weather Service has forecast up to 20 inches of rain for southwestern Louisiana by the end of today . As Tropical Storm Harvey slowly moves southeast, it is expected to re-enter the Gulf of Mexico before following a north track, taking the storm through Houston.

Global Media White House May Lift Ban on Transfer of Military Equipment to Police
Author: 0 White House May Lift Ban on Transfer of Military Equipment to Police

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is learned to be announcing on Monday surplus weapons and vehicles of the nation's military will be transferred to the state and local law enforcement agencies. Several police departments publicly rejected Trump's statements. "Much of the equipment provided through the 1033 program is entirely defensive in nature ...

Global Media China bans new business with North Korea in line with sanctions
Author: 0 China bans new business with North Korea in line with sanctions

For weeks, tit-for-tat threats exchanged by U.S. President Donald Trump and the Kim Jong Un regime have made it appear a direct conflict is possible. Earlier this month, Washington's top diplomat suggested a diplomatic opening might be close after North Korea reacted to a new round of United Nations sanctions with what he termed "some level of restraint".

Global Media North Korea fires 3 new missiles
Author: 0 North Korea fires 3 new missiles

South Korea's military said Monday what North Korea fired on the weekend appears to be short-range ballistic missiles (SRBMs), an assessment contradicting the presidential office's initial announcement. The United States and South Korea are technically still at war with the North because their 1950-53 conflict ended in a truce, not a peace treaty. In a conciliatory move before that, Tillerson said the United States was willing to sit down for talks with North Korea , but only if it ...

Global Media North Korea Launches Unidentified Projectile - South Korean Military
Author: 0 North Korea Launches Unidentified Projectile - South Korean Military

Looking at North Korea , we can see that it is developing a new ballistic missile named Pukguksong-3 which is speculated to be an upgraded version of the solid-fuel Pukguksong-2, which Pyongyang test-fired in February. In response to North Korea's expanding nuclear weapons program, South Korea has been moving to strengthen its own capabilities, planning talks with the United States on raising the warhead limits on its missiles and taking steps to place additional launchers to a USA ...

Global Media All set for Nandyal bypoll counting
Author: 0 All set for Nandyal bypoll counting

This could mean that YSRCP candidate Silpa Chandra Mohan Reddy will be declared as the victor. The TDP cadre celebrated their party's victory in the bypoll by bursting crackers and distributing candies. Notably, Nandyal has a reputation of sending the political stalwarts like Neelam Sanjeeva Reddy, PV Narasimha Rao to the Parliament. The battle was a crucial one for the TDP-BJP combine ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections since Nandyal had been a YSR Congress stronghold.

Global Media Fargo Police: Body of Savanna Greywind Found
Author: 0 Fargo Police: Body of Savanna Greywind Found

Tarita Silk, a sister-in-law of Greywind's mother, says police informed the family that a "2-day-old healthy baby girl" was taken from the apartment, per KFGO radio. "We just want Savanna to come home". The neighbors, 38-year-old Brooke Crews and 32 year-old William Hoehn, were arrested on suspicion of kidnapping charges.

Global Media North Korea fires several missiles into East Sea
Author: 0 North Korea fires several missiles into East Sea

North Korea has launched a series of short-range missiles into the sea off its east coast, according to the USA military, while South Korea and the Americans have been carrying out joint military drills. "For as long as US security guarantees are reliable, I don't think South Korea has any need at this time for nuclear weapons", said Acton. "We hope for the opportunity to engage with them as to how we might achieve that".

Author: 0 North Korea fires several projectiles amidst US/South Korean military exercise

Japan's chief cabinet secretary, Yoshihide Suga, told reporters the launches wouldn't directly affect Japan's security, and that no missiles have reached Japan's territorial waters and exclusive economic zone. "The situation could escalate at any moment". However, some experts say North Korea is now mainly focused on the bigger picture of testing its bargaining power against the United States with its new long-range missiles and likely has no interest in letting things get too tense during the ...

Author: 0 UN Secretary-General arrives in Israel for first official visit

In March, he successfully pressed for a controversial United Nations report that accused Israel being an "apartheid" state to be shelved. However, Guterres has also condemned critics of Israel as anti-Semites and affirmed Jerusalem's Jewish roots.

Global Media North Korea fires 3 short-range ballistic missiles, United States says
Author: 0 North Korea fires 3 short-range ballistic missiles, United States says

The second missile appears to have blown up nearly immediately, he added. North Korea fired three short-range ballistic missiles Saturday, the U.S. "We do view it as a provocative act against the United States and our allies", Tillerson said in an interview on Fox News Sunday. The launches came a month after the communist nation test-fired another intercontinental ballistic missile.

Global Media Texas Salvation Army to provide care for victims, workers of Harvey
Author: 0 Texas Salvation Army to provide care for victims, workers of Harvey

Catastrophic flooding is forecast from a combination of heavy rainfall, storm surge and normal tides -- up to 12 feet in certain areas along the coast - and countless homes and businesses will be inundated. You can also text HARVEY to 90999. Volunteers from Stillwater's Salvation Army Corps office were taking an inventory of supplies and inspecting mechanical systems on Stillwater's canteen truck Friday afternoon to ensure the commercial kitchen on wheels was ready to go.

Global Media Nth Korea fires missiles into Sea of Japan
Author: 0 Nth Korea fires missiles into Sea of Japan

The first and third missiles failed in flight, while the second appears to have blown up nearly immediately, said U.S. Pacific Command in Hawaii, which monitors North Korean missiles. All three appeared to be short-range missiles, rather than the long-range types created to be able to strike the United States, and were launched from Kittaeryong on North Korea's east coast.

Global Media US Diplomats Treated for Injuries Following an Acoustic Attack
Author: 0 US Diplomats Treated for Injuries Following an Acoustic Attack

US exports to Cuba have actually decreased, even as the cash-starved regime of Raúl Castro pockets millions of dollars paid by Americans in visa fees and charges at state-run hotels. The nature and extent of the injuries were unclear when the attacks were first reported in early August, but a recent review of medical records by CBS News found that the injuries were not limited to hearing loss.

Global Media Trump threatens again to tear up NAFTA
Author: 0 Trump threatens again to tear up NAFTA

Both positions put Trump on a collision course with both skeptical USA lawmakers and neighboring capitals, but remain popular with his electoral base. President Trump declared that Mexico would pay for his promised border wall on Sunday. "Mexico will pay for it through reimbursement/other", CNN reported.