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Korea stands ready for nuke test: S. Korean ministry

Korea stands ready for nuke test: S. Korean ministry

The missile was launched on an unusually high trajectory, before splashing down in the Sea of Japan (East Sea). That would require a flight of 8,000 km (4,800 miles) or more and technology to ensure a warhead's stable re-entry into the atmosphere.



Speaker Ryan wants to see alleged Comey memo

One way to mitigate the fallout might be to bring in someone from outside the Washington white-collar bar, such as a former USA attorney general or retired federal judge. The New York Times was the first to report on the memo's existence, and other news organizations have confirmed the account. That's when, Comey later wrote , the president had asked him to ease off Flynn.


Japan princess's betrothal highlights male royal succession woes

Japan princess's betrothal highlights male royal succession woes

According to CNN , Princess Mako-the granddaughter of Japanese Emperor Akihito and the daughter of Prince Akishino-has found her future husband in the graduate student. No Japanese emperor has abdicated for two centuries and the law now does not allow it but new legislation is expected to leave unchanged a males-only succession law.


Trump Defends Spicer, Comey Firing, Blasts

Trump Defends Spicer, Comey Firing, Blasts "Unfair" Media Coverage

Mr Comey had been leading the investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the presidential election and claims of ties between Mr Trump's associates and the Kremlin. "I think it's a good idea". If Comey did indeed refuse to pledge loyalty to Trump, he was correct for doing so; if Trump did indeed fire Comey because he was insufficiently loyal, he violated the spirit of the Constitution by doing so.



At least one killed as tornado tears though dozens of Oklahoma homes

Emergency services are continuing to rescue Elk City residents, several of whom remain trapped under the rubble of their homes. "The damage is gut-wrenching", he said. On Tuesday evening, a severe storm brought large hail, damaging winds and tornadoes to Beckham County. According to Porter, First Baptist Church of Elk City is opening a shelter for the DR's feeding teams and offering a comfort station.



Senate Russia investigators invite Comey to testify, seek documents

In a freakish twist on Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin offered to turn over to Congress records of Trump's discussions. Those concerns were exacerbated by the president's subsequent decision to say, in a nationally televised interview, "In fact when I chose to just [fire Comey], I said to myself, I said, 'You know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made-up story, it's an excuse by the Democrats for having lost an election that they should have ...