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Trump seeks to slash government spending in budget plan

President Donald Trump would dramatically reduce the USA government's role in society with $3.6 trillion in spending cuts over the next 10 years in a budget plan that shrinks the safety net for the poor, recent college graduates and farmers.



Texas House Passes Transgender Bathroom Bill

Senators voted 21-10 to approve House Bill 21 , which the House originally meant to reform a complicated system for allocating money to public schools and to provide a funding boost for most public schools. Opponents of the bills, who say they target vulnerable children, are outraged. Added Hefner, "I was proud to vote for Rep. Paddie's bathroom amendment yesterday".


Manchester Police Arrest Man in Connection With Monday's Terror Attack

Manchester Police Arrest Man in Connection With Monday's Terror Attack

David Ratcliffe, medical director of North West Ambulance Service, said at least 12 children under the age of 16 are among the 59 injured. "We have been treating this as a terrorist incident and we believe at this stage the attack last night was conducted by one man", Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said.


North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuclear warhead

North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuclear warhead

Cho added that upon the request of South Korea, the United States and Japan, the Security Council agreed to convene an emergency session Tuesday in NY to discuss North Korea's ballistic missile test. If not, will Trump accept the growing calls from Congress to start targeting Chinese companies that help Pyongyang access global markets, even if that puts U.S.


Actor Roger Moore has died, aged 89

Actor Roger Moore has died, aged 89

He became known for his charity work, particularly acting as a goodwill ambassador for UNICEF, in recognition of which he received a knighthood in 2003. Moore was married four times: to actress Doorn Van Steyn from 1946 to 1953, singer Dorothy Squires from 1953 to 1968, to Italian actress Luisa Mattioli from 1969 to 1996 and socialite Kristina Tholstrup whom he was married to at the time of his death.


Trump willing to try engagement with N.Korea, on condition

Trump willing to try engagement with N.Korea, on condition

Ambassador Cho Tae-yul (R) look on during a press encounter ahead of an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council at the United Nations in NY, U.S., May 16, 2017. A senior North Korean diplomat has said Pyongyang is also open to having talks with Washington under the right conditions. According to South Korea's Yonhap news agency, North Korean official Kang Sam-hyon said: "The CIA of the US and the intelligence service of South Korea, hotbed of evils in the world, hatched a vicious ...