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North Korea says its 'swords drawn'

North Korea says its 'swords drawn'

The portraits of late leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il are seen lit at dawn at Kim Il Sung Square on Saturday, April 15, 2017, in Pyongyang , North Korea . A North Korean missile "blew up nearly immediately" on its test launch on Sunday, the U.S. Pacific Command said, hours before U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was due in South Korea for talks on the North's increasingly defiant arms programme.


Heading home or on a new job: Fresno victims shot at random

Heading home or on a new job: Fresno victims shot at random

Randalls had a wife and two young children, according to police. Randalls, 34, had just started work as a customer-service representative and was doing a ride-along, something he was excited about, friend Eddie Valencia said. He told officers that he is Muslim, but he prays to seven different gods; and he practices voodoo, Dyer said. "As he spoke about the shooting and shooting individuals, he did so in a very callous manner", Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer said.


Dinakaran in Bengaluru, to meet Sasikala today

Dinakaran in Bengaluru, to meet Sasikala today

Panneerselvam has expressed the confidence that the Sasikala faction leaders would approach him for merger talks. It is believed that a merger will mean a top position in the party for OPS and reports suggest he will be given the finance portfolio in the government.


On the Hunt: Children flock to uptown Martinsville for Easter festivities

On the Hunt: Children flock to uptown Martinsville for Easter festivities

About 200 kids raced to fill their baskets with eggs at Sturgis City Park. At the Assiniboine Park Zoo, pick up a map and checklist at the Zoo entrance and explore the Zoo to find the hidden Easter egg signs. Nikki Marin works with the teens at the Rockport YMCA's Ben Beyea Youth & Teen Center, and around 15 high schoolers volunteered to help stuff the hollow eggs with candy, spread them around the field and hand out prizes.


British Lawmakers Overwhelmingly Support Early General Election In June

British Lawmakers Overwhelmingly Support Early General Election In June

The majority of 509 votes gives UK Prime Minister Theresa May her two-thirds majority, which is required to call an election under the Fixed Term Parliament Act. The Lib Dems' credibility as the party of opposition can only be strengthened by the potential return of former heavyweights Vince Cable, Ed Davey and Simon Hughes.



Killing of three white men in California city racially motivated

Before surrendering to police, Zori Muhammad allegedly shouted " Allahu akbar " - "God is greater" in Arabic - and expressed hatred toward white people and the government, Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer said . He is expected to be charged with four counts of murder - one each for Tuesday's three victims and the security guard, 25-year-old Carl Williams. Wright says he expects the arraignment will be scheduled for Friday.