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Japan says S Korea's Moon promised help to resolve abduction issue

Japan says S Korea's Moon promised help to resolve abduction issue

Their overseas trip raises the possibility that the North might be seeking contact with the United States to discuss details of a planned summit between the leaders of the two countries. Global media have speculated that Sweden could either help set up a proposed summit or be a potential location if a tete-a-tete were to be confirmed.


Dog mistakenly flown overseas returned to family

Dog mistakenly flown overseas returned to family

Two U.S. lawmakers are taking action following a tumultuous week of public relations snafus for United Airlines, co-sponsoring a bipartisan bill to make the transport of animals safer during commercial flights. The airline vowed to return both dogs to their respective owners, and on Thursday, Irgo's journey of thousands of miles entered in a happy, tail-wagging reunion.


These teens were given Saturday detention for their anti-gun school walkout

These teens were given Saturday detention for their anti-gun school walkout

At 10:17 a.m., the students all reentered the school and the participating community members went on their way. "It was for everything: for change, no gun violence, to be heard", student Iyana Brown said . Marjorie Decker said. "Our pray out is going to be a peaceful protest to push lawmakers to pass gun reform, and also a very special memorial to honor the victims killed by firearms", Principal Sandra Contreras said.


Google will ban ads about 'unregulated financial products' such as cryptocurrencies

Google will ban ads about 'unregulated financial products' such as cryptocurrencies

The same is applied to content related to cryptocurrencies including but not limited to initial coin offerings, cryptocurrency exchanges, cryptocurrency wallets and cryptocurrency trading advice. With a change of policy, Google has announced a new hardline approach with a crackdown on cryptocurrency-related advertising. Ads that lead to malicious content were high on the list, with 79 million ads being blocked for linking to sites with malware and 400,000 sites containing malware being ...


Finance Ministry returns Urjit Patel's volley saying RBI has enough powers

Finance Ministry returns Urjit Patel's volley saying RBI has enough powers

N Vaghul, founder of the ICICI Bank, on Thursday said that the Rs 13,600 crore Punjab Natioal Bank scam was a blessing in disguise as it gives government an opportunity to address the larger issues concerning the public sector banks. The steady-state approach is aimed at ensuring early resolution of stressed assets in a transparent and time-bound manner so that maximum value could be realised by the lenders while also recognising the potential ongoing concern value of stressed assets.



United Airlines flight diverted after third dog incident in single week

United has been under fire lately for its handling of pets. A pilot told NBC News that a non-stop flight from Newark to St. Louis made an unexpected stop in OH on Thursday night to take a dog off the wrong plane. Now, United is under criticism again after the Swindle family realized they'd been swindled when their dog who should've flew to Wichita, Kansas instead crossed two oceans and landed in Japan.