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Trumps welcome 21000 to their first Easter Egg Roll at White House

Trumps welcome 21000 to their first Easter Egg Roll at White House

Melania Trump, who is originally from Slovenia, had to nudge Mr Trump as a military band and singer launched into the anthem at the beginning of the White House Easter egg roll - an annual egg hunt for children. "We will be stronger and bigger and better as a nation than ever before, and we are right on track". We are right on track. Melania and Barron , who traveled to Washington from NY - where they are living until the 10-year-old finishes the school year - appeared with Trump, ...


North Korea Threatens To Blow US Aircraft Carrier

North Korea Threatens To Blow US Aircraft Carrier

The call between Trump and the Chinese president comes amid heightened tensions between the US and North Korea, with both sides floating the possibility of military action against one another. The leaders agreed on the urgency of the threat posed by the North's missile and nuclear programs and committed to coordinate their efforts to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula, it said in a statement on Monday.


Government shutdown looms amid standoff over border wall

Government shutdown looms amid standoff over border wall

The record says otherwise; as the Washington Post noted, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation has been active in counterterrorism since 1980, moreso since 9/11. If the wall is not built, which it will be, the drug situation will NEVER be fixed the way it should be! Congress faces a deadline to pass a short-term funding bill to avoid a government shutdown on Saturday.


American's detention an act of 'flailing' N.Korea leader, says U.S. ambassador

American's detention an act of 'flailing' N.Korea leader, says U.S. ambassador

Asked about the threshold for military action amid concerns dictator Kim Jong Un was on the verge of testing a nuclear weapon, Haley said the USA wasn't looking for a fight "unless he gives us a reason to do something". Trump also spoke by phone with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. But the ships are probably several days from arriving in the region. Tuesday marks the founding anniversary of North Korea's armed forces.


Obama to Focus Post-White House Work on Engaging Young People

Obama to Focus Post-White House Work on Engaging Young People

In the lead-up to Monday's forum, aides to the former president said Obama's intent was to discuss issues with the students based on his own views and priorities that shaped his presidency. "Just a tip for you young people, listening to understand, rather than listening to respond, that will save you a lot of heartache and grief". When others asked about being young in the age of social media, Obama advised them to limit photos posted online, including being "more circumspect about ...


Witness at trial in 2015 gas-and-dash death

Witness at trial in 2015 gas-and-dash death

Joshua Mitchell is charged with the second-degree murder of Maryam Rashidi. "Come back here, I've got his licence number", Angela Reece recalls telling Rashidi. Tragically, the two young men were stalled by traffic and Rashidi was able to get in front of their stolen pickup, then climb onto the bumper to try to stop them.