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Guam residents warned about nuke blast if North Korea attacks


At the time North Korea said it was launching a telecommunications satellite, but Washington , Seoul and Tokyo believed Pyongyang was testing an intercontinental ballistic missile. The plan calls for sending 12 rockets over Japan to crash in the waters about 30 miles from Guam, which is 2,100 miles east of the Korean peninsula. Read More »

Know how India beat Pakistan in flag war


Independence Day will be celebrated with all its zeal and fervour to honour the sacrifices of the martyrs who lost their lives in Saturday night's bomb attack in Quetta, said Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa. The goal was that it should be seen from Lahore. India has had its own set of problems in the past as its flags are often torn by strong winds. It is made in Pakistan and was hoisted by Pakistan Army Chief Gen. Read More »

South Korea: North Korea lacks missile technology

Pyongyang's threats to launch four missile strikes near the US territory has stirred global curiosity in the remote Pacific destination, with it trending heavily on search engines as social media users wondered, "what is Guam?" The statement had also said that the plan could involve involve firing medium- to long-range rockets at the Pacific island, which is home to a strategic outpost of the US military including a submarine squadron, an air base and a Coast Guard unit. Read More »

Powerful Venezuelan lawmaker may have issued death order against Rubio


A security detail has been guarding Rubio in Washington, D.C. and in Miami for several weeks after uncorroborated threats against the senator were uncovered by USA intelligence, the Herald said. Just last week, Cabello took to Twitter to call Rubio "Narco Rubio". The memo did, however, note that Cabello was critical of Rubio and might have contacted "unspecified Mexican nationals" to carry out the attack. Read More »

China Banning Coal, Iron, Seafood Imports From North Korea


Even as he seeks Beijing's help on North Korea, President Donald Trump is poised to seek a trade investigation of China for the alleged theft of American technology and intellectual property. Trump will today formally order a probe into China's intellectual property practices, though U.S. officials said it was not linked to the North Korean matter. Read More »

Nikki Haley: New UN Sanctions a 'Gut Punch' to North Korea


Despite President Donald Trump's bellicose rhetoric that Barack Obama's strategy against North Korea was a "total failure", his administration has basically adopted the former president's policy in its confrontation with Pyongyang, Politico reported Tuesday. Read More »

Trump warns U.S. 'locked and loaded' as North Korea readies missiles


Some 6,000 United States troops are stationed on Guam, which has a total population of around 162 ,000 people. "If there was to be conflict in this region, understand that there is an archipelago, 600 miles long called the Marianas that encompasses two United States territories -- Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas", he said. Read More »

Group sings Pakistan's national anthem to wish them 'Happy Birthday'


The first of its kind effort by the artistes will give you goosebumps and force you to think about why there is a crucial necessity for peace and friendship to prevail between the two countries. "Hope this goes viral in Pakistan". We want Peace! India and Pakistan have a long history of wars, conflict and unsettled issues. "Thank you so much voice of Ram for such attractive gift at the independence days of India and Pakistan". Read More »

Trump TV ad touts achievements, aiming for 2020 election


The 30-second spot says Democrats are obstructing, journalists are attacking and career politicians are "standing in the way of success". "One million jobs created; more Americans working than ever before; unemployment lowest level since 2001; the stock market, all-time record highs; the strongest military in decades ", the ad goes. Read More »

Charlottesville: Trump under fire after far-right killing

On Saturday afternoon, one person was killed and 19 more were injured when a speeding vehicle struck another auto, then ran through the gathered crowd. Pence said Sunday night. The VP criticized the media for focusing on Trump's statement. He referred to such groups as "dangerous fringe groups" and said "we condemn them in the strongest possible terms". Read More »

French leader urges calm in North Korea crisis

Guam , a tropical island more than 3,000 km (2,000 miles) to the southeast of North Korea , is home to about 163,000 people and a U.S. Navy installation that includes a submarine squadron, a Coast Guard group and an air base. An escalating exchange of provocative rhetoric between the United States and North Korea is alarming worldwide leaders. In a statement Saturday, Macron said the situation "undermines the preservation of global peace" and the North Korean regime "poses a serious ... Read More »

Trump to return to Trump Tower for first time as president


Trump Tower poses a unique security challenge because portions of it are required, by law, to be open to the public from 8 10 a result of a zoning deal Trump cut with the city when he built the skyscraper. Hopefully, that will be the same this time". The NYPD will establish vehicle security checkpoints for random safety inspections on Fifth and Madison Avenues in the vicinity of Trump Tower. Read More »

SpaceX to Send Supercomputer into Space


In order to safeguard computers from this exposure they are shielded to make them physically "hardened" which can help in making them adaptable to higher radiation environment. The robotic resupply run will mark the 39th launch of a Falcon 9 rocket , and the 11th SpaceX launch this year. Overall, NASA wants to know just how much the computer will suffer from radiation exposure over time, and if these software "patches" can actually reduce any degradation. Read More »

FBI's Ten Most Wanted: MS-13 Gang Member Captured


Gomez is being held in Virginia, awaiting extradition to New Jersey where he was indicted. Walter Gomez was arrested without incident in Virginia on Friday evening, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said. Gomez is a notorious alleged gang member who was indicted four years ago. Gomez was featured in an August 1 story on the most violent MS-13 gang members being sought by the feds. Read More »

Pence goes to Latin America, following Trump's warning to Venezuelan leaders


The Foreign Ministry says in a statement that it condemns "military measures and the use of force", and that all efforts to resolve Venezuela's crisis should be peaceful and respect its sovereignty. In late July, the election of delegates to the Venezuelan Constituent Assembly, which would be in charge of rewriting the country's Constitution, took place at the initiative of Maduro. Read More »

Amazon recalls solar eclipse glasses


Although the advent of solar-safe sunglasses dates back more than three decades, they have never been so widely available to the public as for the 2017 event, which Fienberg said may rank as the most watched total solar eclipse in human history. Read More »

Egypt's Railway Department Chief Resigns After Deadly Train Collision


Earlier on Sunday، an administrative prosecution suspended eight railway officials، while prosecutors in Alexandria have ordered the 15-day detention of the drivers of the two trains، state-run news agency MENA reported. Egyptians have long complained that successive governments have failed to enforce basic safeguards for the railways. Days after fatal train mishap here, Egypt's health ministry transferred six medics to a remote part of the country after they took selfies in front of a ... Read More »

Writers Guild of America East Urges President Trump to Condemn White Supremacy


A worker at a Berkeley restaurant has lost his job after being outed on social media as being one of the Charlottesville white supremacist protesters. His employers said he was sacked as a direct result of his involvement in the " Unite the Right " demonstrations. "The actions of those in Charlottesville are not supported by Top Dog", the restaurant said, in a statement stuck outside their Berkeley location on Sunday. Read More »

TN CM seeks exemption from NEET for state students


The AIADMK could have made resolution of pending issues a pre-condition to support BJP candidates for president and vice-president. There is difficulty in rural students getting admissions. Except the government colleges, Neet was already implemented in other institutes, the Union minister said and ruled out any further exemptions. S. Read More »

CIA director: 'No intelligence' to suggest USA on cusp of nuclear war


Trump has angered some South Koreans with his demand that the longtime American ally pay up for USA defense, including the THAAD missile system. "This administration has made our policy very clear". Still, despite the differences, Ambassador Moon said the U.S. Writing in the Sunday Mirror, Mr Corbyn said there can be "no question of blind loyalty to the erratic and belligerent Trump administration" over the crisis. Read More »

Policeman stabbed to death by Daesh suspect in Istanbul


A policeman was stabbed to death in Istanbul on Sunday by a suspected member of the Islamic State group who had been arrested for planning a suicide attack, Turkish media said. Since then, the jihadists have not committed any attack on Turkish soil, but the authorities regularly arrest of "terrorists" and suspected safety measures remain maximum. Read More »

Sheriff: 3 dead in shooting at Wis. racetrack


At least two of the three victims were from Aurora, Illinois, WDJT-TV writes. Journal Sentinel quoted Beth as saying that the victims were shot at "point blank" range. Beth said it is still an active investigation. The Sheriff's Department says more than 5,000 people were at the event which attracts people from Milwaukee and Chicago . Read More »

Links to eclipse safety information following Amazon solar glasses recall


Image of solar glasses courtesy the AAS website. And, some other third-party sellers on the site are giving vague estimates as to when the glasses will arrive or be back in stock, meaning they could arrive before or after the eclipse. The flyer for the Ocean Springs Libary pre-eclipse August 19 event, which begins at 10 a.m., announces it's all happening "when the sun and moon align with you". Read More »

War Threats Have Become Background Noise in South Korea


North Korea's acquisition of nuclear weapons and its development of an array of missiles to deliver them have raised the stakes further. Guam is home to about 163,000 people and a USA military base. Guam is a launching point for US strategic bombers that the North, virtually flattened by USA bombs during the 1950-53 Korean War , sees as particularly threatening. Read More »

Did Trump violate Twitter's terms of service with 'locked and loaded' tweet?

In an op-ed colum in the New York Times , the former US ambassador to the United Nations and national security adviser to Obama, called Trump's latest remarks on North Korea "reckless rhetoric". The Rasmussen poll shows Trump's approval rating increased after North Korean leader Kim Jung un threatened a missile strike on the nearby island of Guam , a US territory with an American military base. Read More »

Fresnans hold vigil in light of Charlottesville violence


Graphic video from multiple sources was shared widely, showing a Dodge Challenger speeding into a crowd and reversing at high speed. Hundreds gathered in Burlington's City Hall Park in solidarity on Sunday night including a woman from Charlottesville named Lisa Green. Read More »

Ian Narev to leave CBA


Sydney-based Commonwealth Bank of Australia has been roiled by a major money-laundering scandal , which saw CEO Ian Narev's bonus cut to zero. CBA is also refunding approximately $586,000 in premiums to about 10,000 customers after it over-insured these customers for Home Loan Protection CCI taken out with a Commonwealth Bank home loan, resulting in the over-charging of premiums. Read More »

Trump May Roll Out Probe Into China and Intellectual Property Theft

Chinese President Xi Jinping moved to calm nerves on Friday, telling the USA president during a phone call that all sides should maintain restraint and avoid inflammatory comments. That statement didn't mention the executive action, but said the leaders discussed North Korea policy and Trump's visit to China later this year. "China has no real effective leverage to de-escalate the situation if both Trump and North Korea's Kim (Jong-un) are reckless", said Xu Guoqi, a foreign relations expert ... Read More »

Search resumes for Trevor Deely


It is understood the information was passed to investigating detectives at Pearse Street Garda Station by a close associate of a Dublin criminal in recent months. This criminal gang has also been investigated for the unsolved murder of 21-year-old prostitute Sinead Kelly in the same locality. Speaking at the Chapelizod search site sealed off over the weekend, Det Insp Paul Costello said that gardai would be keeping an "open mind" as the examinations developed. Read More »

Princess Diana was 'so relaxed' on her wedding day, says dress designer


In the event, Diana, who died in 1997, kept her right to the title and to her apartments at Kensington Palace, but relinquished the title of "her royal highness", and any future claim to the British throne. Before her tragic death, she lifted the lid on her the now infamous love triangle with Charles and Camilla Parker Bowles and hinted that she received no sexual gratification from the husband in videotaped confessions, captured by friend and speech coach Peter Settelenwill between 1992 and ... Read More »