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North Korea ready to mass produce new missile

The tests were "reckless and irresponsible actions throwing cold water over the hopes and desires of this new government and the global community for denuclearization and peace on the Korean peninsula", South Korea's foreign ministry said.



John McCain: 'Almost speechless' at Trump's 'nut job' comments to Russian ambassador

It did not name the official. But it lead to criticism from Mr Trump's political rivals, including Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, who said earlier this week: "If these reports are true, the President's brazen attempt to shut down the FBI's investigation of Michael Flynn is an assault on the rule of law that is fundamental to our democracy".


Horschel claims fourth PGA Tour title beating Jason Day

Horschel claims fourth PGA Tour title beating Jason Day

Horschel secured the $1.35 million winner's check with a routine par on the playoff hole, leaving an 18-foot birdie putt roughly 2 inches short before tapping in for the stroke that sealed his win. Jason Kokrak, who led by five shots after the second round, ended up solo in fourth at 270 after a 68 in the final round. Defending champion Sergio Garcia, who won his first major title last month at the Masters, shot 74 and finished in a tie for 20th.



Officials Weigh In on Embassy Clash with President Erdogan's Bodyguards

Erdogan was in Washington , DC to meet with President Donald Trump (pictured together on Tuesday), who praised him as a loyal ally in the battle against Islamic extremism. Immediately after the incident, along with Senator John McCain several other senators also expressed outrage andurged the expulsion of Turkey's ambassador to the US.


Lib Dems make opposition to Brexit manifesto priority

Lib Dems make opposition to Brexit manifesto priority

The party has said already that it will add a penny to income tax to fund NHS spending , and the manifesto reveals that Farron's party would also increase corporation tax to pay for schools investments. The Liberal Democrats would not allow any new runways to be built in the south-east and will instead concentrate on improving Birmingham and Manchester airports, if they win the General Election .



Venezuela's opposition leader barred from leaving the country

As a result of the actions, all US assets of the targeted individuals are frozen and USA citizens are generally prohibited from engaging in transactions with them. Maduro, the successor to late leader Hugo Chavez , says his foes are seeking a violent coup. Mr Padrino Lopez tried to reassure Venezuelans, saying the armed forces would not use weapons against civilians and would not be carrying pistols and machine guns.