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The Global Threat That's Expected to Top US-South Korea Summit Agenda

The Global Threat That's Expected to Top US-South Korea Summit Agenda

But it is crucial that the South Korean and United States presidents forge an understanding. Second, North Korea under Kim Jong-un is different from the North Korea that his father Kim Jong-il led a decade ago. President Trump has also sought to bear a combination of pressure and engagement. By generating strong public support for the idea, the path to securing unification would be clearer for when Kim Jong-un either sheds his existential insecurities or, for whatever reason, is no longer ...



Barclays sees 40% chance of rival bid for Whole Foods

While many of Whole Foods stores are not now setup for drive-in and pickup, adding that capability would create big synergies with Amazon's e-commerce business by reducing last-mile delivery costs , says a Citigroup report published on Tuesday.


Utah wildfire grows to largest active fire in US

Utah wildfire grows to largest active fire in US

Fire crews return from fighting a wildfire near the ski town of Brian Head Tuesday, June 27, 2017, in Panguitch, Utah. The blaze broke out late Monday afternoon and quickly grew to almost 1.5 square miles, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said.


Google fined by The European Union for breaching law

Google fined by The European Union for breaching law

Europe in 2015 formally charged Google with abusing its dominance in search by giving advantage to its own comparison-shopping service. The European Commission launched an investigation centred on whether the firm breached competition rules by skewing search results in its favour, thereby restricting online rivals.



Dozens of prospective jurors beg off 'Pharma Bro' case

He was arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in December 2015, months after the Daraprim backlash. He posted videos on YouTube for a series of lessons on chemistry and stock market analysis. On Tuesday, defense lawyers complained to the judge that news coverage of potential jurors' negative remarks about him was tainting the process. According to Salon , some incorrectly blamed Shkreli for the high price of the EpiPen , leading them to be rejected as well.


£109 million arts and culture funding for South West

£109 million arts and culture funding for South West

Artistic director Shahina Johnson said: "We're absolutely thrilled". "It's fantastic to have that track record recognized in the support we are being given to realise our vision for the next four years". Community engagement is so important and has always been at the heart of our programming and this will allow us to develop further. Phil Gibby, Arts Council England's Area Director in the South West, said: 'This is an exceptionally strong portfolio of organisations delivering great arts ...