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Author: 0 North Korea Tests Missile Days After South Korea Got A New President

Though tensions between the United States and North Korea have been higher than usual over the past few months, a senior North Korean diplomat told South Korea's Yonhap news agency on Saturday that Pyongyang is open to talks with Washington "under the right conditions".

Global Media Trump invites Philippines' Duterte to the White House
Author: 0 Trump invites Philippines' Duterte to the White House

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Monday he may turn down an invitation by Donald Trump to visit the United States, as he welcomed three Chinese warships to his home town. During Obama's final months in office, the Philippine president moved to build closer economic ties with China and Russian Federation while repeatedly threatening to end his nation's longstanding military alliance with the U.S.

Global Media Trump Tells Judge Jeanine 'I Don't Think We Need' Independent Counsel
Author: 0 Trump Tells Judge Jeanine 'I Don't Think We Need' Independent Counsel

The move came days after South Korean President Moon Jae-in took office on Wednesday as dictator Kim Jong Un pursues a nuclear-tipped missile that can reach the US mainland. "We don't have press conferences... just don't have them". Trump tweeted early Friday that it's natural for his press team to be inaccurate sometimes because he is such an "active president".

Global Media Xi pledges $174 billion for Silk Road plan
Author: 0 Xi pledges $174 billion for Silk Road plan

Mr Xi said that it was time for the world to promote open development and encourage the building of systems of "fair, reasonable and transparent global trade and investment rules". But they also have expressed concern that Beijing might undermine human rights and global standards for lending or leave poor countries with too much debt.

Author: 0 Trump launches commission to investigate voter fraud

After signing the order on Thursday, Trump named Vice President Mike Pence and Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach as the Chair and Vice Chair of the bipartisan "Presidential Commission on Election Integrity", ABC News reported. In a February interview with Bill O'Reilly, Trump said the main issue of voter fraud was registration, and vowed to look at the situation "very, very carefully".

Global Media Warwick councillor suspended over 'racist' Eurovision tweet
Author: 0 Warwick councillor suspended over 'racist' Eurovision tweet

The tweet, which appeared on the feed of Nick Harrington, who sits on Warwick District Council, contained offensive and racist language towards the Irish. Mr Harrington represents the Stoneleigh & Cubbington ward. "Our local Conservative association has also suspended him from the party", he told The Irish Times .

Author: 0 Jordanian stabber shot dead in Jerusalem

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas arrived here today on a four-day visit during which he will hold extensive talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on key bilateral, regional and global issues, including the Middle East peace process. Trump should "officially recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital", and the upcoming Jerusalem Day marking 50 years since the city's reunification in the 1967 Six Day War is an opportune time to move the embassy, the paper said.

Global Media Trump's New Voter Fraud Commission Could Be Used To Suppress Legal Votes
Author: 0 Trump's New Voter Fraud Commission Could Be Used To Suppress Legal Votes

Trump said in January he would seek an investigation into voter fraud in the election, even though the consensus among state officials and election experts is that it is rare in the United States. The commission is expected to issue a report in 2018. There is no integrity in denying American citizens their right to vote. "Foes of the commission are trying to cover up crimes", Logan Churchwell, spokesman for the Public Interest Legal Foundation, an Indiana-based group that litigates to ...

Global Media Texas college cancels John Cornyn's graduation speech
Author: 0 Texas college cancels John Cornyn's graduation speech

Such an appointment would put Cornyn in one of the most contentious positions in the USA government. Senator John Cornyn's commencement address at a historically black Texas university has been cancelled. He spoke before a Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday, discrediting conspiracy theories floated by the left following Trump's unexpected move. Cornyn is the second-ranking Senate Republican and has been more vocal in his support of Trump in recent weeks.

Author: 0 Israeli Cabinet committee pushes bill that downgrades Arabic

The legislation is created to be enshrined in Israel's Basic Law, regarded as the closest approximation in Israel to a constitution. This came as Abbas received his German counterpart Frank-Walter Steinmeier in the presidential headquarters in Ramallah where both leaders discussed the latest developments in the region, including Abbas's recent visit to the United States and his meeting with the President Donald Trump.

Author: 0 Indian, Pakistani troops trade fire on LoC

Mortar shells were being targeted by Pakistani troops towards the Laam, Baba Khori, Jhangar, Makri and Tarya villages along the LOC. Choudhary said there was massive damage to buildings. The DC camped at Nowshera and visted various affected areas along with SSP Yougal Manhas, SP Nowshera Atul, SDM Harbans and other senior officers of district administration.

Author: 0 Israeli and Jewish officials slam UNESCO for passing 'antisemitic' resolution

The resolution states that "all legislative and administrative measures and actions taken by Israel, the occupying Power, which have altered or purport to alter the character and status of the Holy City of Jerusalem, and in particular the "basic law" on Jerusalem, are null and void and must be rescinded forthwith".

Author: 0 North Korea Launches Missile, Trump Speculates On Russia Response

The missile was sacked from a site near the northwestern city of Kusong. The North's launch took place as its biggest supporter, China, was hosting delegations from around the world at its "One Belt One Road" forum in Beijing. "Let this latest provocation serve as a call for all nations to implement far stronger sanctions against North Korea", the White House said in a brief statement.

Author: 0 Congress touts budget deal as Trump advocates for government shutdown

Coons said he was "thrilled" and "encouraged" by the final outcome of the budget - and said Trump should be pleased as well. Trump complained about the budget deal in a pair of tweets earlier Tuesday and called for a "good "shutdown" in September to fix mess!" On Sunday, congressional negotiators came up with a plan to avert a shutdown this week and keep the government up and running through September.

Global Media Sumit brings cheers with silver
Author: 0 Sumit brings cheers with silver

Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia (65 Kg), who clinched the gold medal in the Asian Wrestling Championship Finals on Saturday, said the medal was due to the blessings of people and to his coaches. "A gold is a gold and it can not be compared to either silver or bronze". The Asian Senior Wrestling Championships kicked off in New Delhi on May 10, and ran through May 14.

Global Media Scotland wants to be member of EU: Sturgeon
Author: 0 Scotland wants to be member of EU: Sturgeon

The Tories increased the number of councillors they have in Moray from one to seven in the local elections. Speaking to The Saint the First Minister said students at St Andrews and other universities, should vote for the SNP "because, given the challenges that lie ahead for the United Kingdom as a whole and Scotland within that, we need strong voices for Scotland in the House of Commons".

Author: 0 Tillerson signs worldwide declaration recognizing climate change

That's amidst fears that United States President Donald Trump will soon pull the USA out of the Paris Agreement on climate change. Tillerson signed the pledge, called the Fairbanks Declaration , Wednesday night during the 10th meeting of the Arctic Council, a network of eight nations with territory in the region, including Russia, Canada and the Nordic countries.

Global Media UFC 211: Jessica Andrade proposes after losing to Joanna Jędrzejczyk
Author: 0 UFC 211: Jessica Andrade proposes after losing to Joanna Jędrzejczyk

Jedrzejczyk took the center of the cage and immediately began stabbing at her opponent with long range shots. "Then I'd definitely go, for sure", Andrade laughed. Jedrzejczyk is so accurate with her punches and kicks. " I always told my mom that one day I would be very, very rich ", Andrade said at a UFC 211 media lunch in.