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Author: 0 Pros And Cons To Launching Military Action Against North Korea

It shows recent North Korean missile tests and footage from joint military drills by the United States and South Korea, along with doctored images of the USS Carl Vinson on fire. ABC News takes a look at what options are available to the US if North Korea continues making progress in its nuclear and ballistic missiles programs.

Global Media And the world's happiest country is
Author: 0 And the world's happiest country is

India is among the world's least happy nations as it ranked 122 out of 155 countries, four places below its previous rank of 118 and way behind its neighbors Pakistan and China - also one among the 10 countries showing steepest happiness decline.

Global Media Inflation rises above Bank of England's 2% target
Author: 0 Inflation rises above Bank of England's 2% target

Sterling rose 1% against the dollar to $1.2490 after United Kingdom inflation in February rose to 2.3%, driven by rising fuel and food prices. Britain's Office for National Statistics said Tuesday that annual inflation in the United Kingdom accelerated to 2.3% in February from 1.8% the previous month.

Global Media Roger Stone: 'Let Me Have My Day in Court'
Author: 0 Roger Stone: 'Let Me Have My Day in Court'

It is unclear whether Comey was referring to reports that Stone is under investigation or Stone's various public statements. In the piece Stone published screengrabs of his direct message conversations with Guccifer, which he said constituted the entirety of his correspondence with the hacker.

Author: 0 Greek Police Discover 8 Parcel Bombs Addressed to EU Officials

They were addressed to various politicians and officials including people from the EU and European central bank, the reports said. A Greek police source on Monday said the eight additional packages had been scanned and "found to contain a similar mechanism".

Global Media Gorsuch Vows to 'Put Politics Aside' as Marathon Grilling Begins
Author: 0 Gorsuch Vows to 'Put Politics Aside' as Marathon Grilling Begins

Asked specifically about Roe v. Wade , Gorsuch said he recognized it as court precedent, but avoided discussing whether he agreed or disagreed with it. In a Twitter post during the hearing on Tuesday, Trump praised Gorsuch as "the kind of judge we need" for the high court. Asked about his intentions, Bennet said he was withholding his decision until after the confirmation hearings are complete - a posture similar to his stance on Judge Merrick Garland, whose nomination a year ago by ...

Global Media Tomi Lahren's Show Suspended For A Week By TheBlaze After Abortion Comments
Author: 0 Tomi Lahren's Show Suspended For A Week By TheBlaze After Abortion Comments

Conservative writers, social media users and talk show hosts - including Blaze founder Glenn Beck - quickly fired back, criticizing Lahren's comments and justification. She also recently made headlines for her appearance on Comedy Central's " The Daily Show " late previous year, engaging in a debate with host Trevor Noah over the Black Lives Matter movement and why she supports President Donald Trump.

Global Media South African football hit by new match-fixing claim
Author: 0 South African football hit by new match-fixing claim

South African football has been embroiled in another scandal with a referee found guilty of fixing the national team's 2-1 World Cup qualifying win over Senegal previous year. He did officiate matches at the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations. The win for South Africa left them in second place in the four-team group after two matches, with Senegal in third.

Global Media Sturgeon demands PM set out timetable for Scotland independence vote
Author: 0 Sturgeon demands PM set out timetable for Scotland independence vote

The Federation of Small Businesses in Scotland conducted a poll among 440 of its members in May 2016 showing that more than half (57%) of small business owners felt the country should not hold a second referendum. Sturgeon said that with Brexit looming, the question is "what kind of change is right for Scotland, and should that be decided for us or by us?" Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson , May's most senior representative in Edinburgh, confirmed the British government's view ...

Global Media 9/11 families sue Saudi Arabia over September 11 attacks
Author: 0 9/11 families sue Saudi Arabia over September 11 attacks

BuzzFeed said the lawsuit was filed Monday in the federal court covering lower Manhattan. The lawsuit, filed in the federal court that covers lower Manhattan, is one of several brought in recent months after Congress passed a law a year ago allowing countries to be sued in terrorism cases.

Global Media Auto bomb attack kills at least 23, injures dozens in Iraq's capital
Author: 0 Auto bomb attack kills at least 23, injures dozens in Iraq's capital

Islamic State has recently intensified its campaign of violence in the capital while a 100,000-strong alliance of Iraqi forces extends its advances against the group in Mosul. The Takfiri terrorists have suffered a string of defeats in Iraq over the past two years, but have continued to regularly carry out attacks in and around Baghdad .

Global Media French minister resigns over daughters' parliamentary jobs
Author: 0 French minister resigns over daughters' parliamentary jobs

Le Roux was a socialist heavyweight in the National Assembly and served as president of the party's parliamentary group for four years before becoming interior minister last December. Centre-right presidential candidate Francois Fillon is already under investigation for employing his family. Cazeneuve, without naming Le Roux or referring to the scandal, said at a Paris event on Tuesday that government officials must be "irreproachable, otherwise the authority of the state is weakened".

Global Media Leafs 4 vs. Bruins 2
Author: 0 Leafs 4 vs. Bruins 2

I thought they were better than us for the first ten. Last night it was against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Winger Brad Marchand, who on Monday was named the NHL's First Star of the Week, noted that the penalty call went against the entire flow of the game in the third period.

Global Media Syrian Civil War: Kurds, Russia Sign Military Base Agreement
Author: 0 Syrian Civil War: Kurds, Russia Sign Military Base Agreement

The agreement, which took effect Monday, is meeting with opposition from Turkey, which said it would not allow a "terror region" to be established in northern Syria, Reuters reported . Josh Walker, from Bristol, fought alongside the Kurdish Militia and the YPG against Islamic extremists during a six-month stint. The Pentagon said no decision had been taken yet.

Author: 0 US Secretary Of State Tillerson To Skip NATO Summit, Travel To Russia

A former USA official echoed the view. Trump has often praised Russian President Vladimir Putin, and Tillerson worked with Russia's government for years as a top executive at Exxon Mobil Corp, and has questioned the wisdom of sanctions against Russia that he said could harm USA businesses.

Global Media A Lot of People Became Billionaires Last Year
Author: 0 A Lot of People Became Billionaires Last Year

In a media statement , Forbes said a record 2,043 people made it to the 31st annual ranking of the world's billionaires (there were 1,810 on last year's list), as featured in the March 28 issue of Forbes magazine. Jim Irsay , owner of the Indianapolis Colts, is No. 814 with $2.5 billion, up from $1.74 billion in 2014. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos moved up to number three, with the biggest gain of any person on the list, as his fortune jumped US$27.6 billion to US$72.8 billion, Agence ...

Global Media Nearly half of Canadians want illegal border crossers deported: Reuters poll
Author: 0 Nearly half of Canadians want illegal border crossers deported: Reuters poll

Forty-six per cent said illegal immigration makes no difference to Canada's safety, while 41 per cent felt it would make the country less safe. The RCMP, the Canada Border Services Agency and public safety officials are said to be analyzing the influx, explains Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale, who said most of the asylum seekers meant to eventually end up in Canada, rather than the US.

Author: 0 Former Donald Trump campaign chair faces child prostitution charges

The decision comes almost two weeks after Shortey and the teen were found in a Super 8 motel in Moore, Okla., just south of Oklahoma City, according to an affidavit - and just days after Gov. He was released on a $100,000 bond. Shortey has not returned to the state Capitol since the day before he was formally punished by the state Senate .

Author: 0 Ex-Trump campaign head laundered money from Russia-linked Ukraine pol

On the same day, Manafort's name is listed next to a $750,000 entry in the so-called "black ledger" of payments from Yanukovych's Party of Regions. The documents were left behind in a safe, he said, adding that Manafort's signature and his company seal were proof that the documents were real.