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Otto Warmbier's Family Objects To Autopsy

Otto Warmbier's Family Objects To Autopsy

South Korean President Moon Jae-in says North Korea must bear "heavy responsibility" for the death of a 22-year-old USA college student it detained for almost a year and a half. mainland. Sen. Rob Portman , R-Ohio, in remarks to reporters before the funeral, said he and his wife had spent Warmbier's 22nd birthday in December with the detained young man's parents.



Concerns Over Senate Health Care Would Impact Medicaid In Arizona

The plan gets rid of those mandates. "As taxes , premiums and deductibles continue to skyrocket (under Obamacare ), choices and access to care have dwindled", Sen. Though he lauded its passage in a Rose Garden ceremony, Trump last week privately called the House measure " mean " and called on senators to make their version more "generous".


Cindy expected to drench Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia

Cindy expected to drench Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia

John Bel Edwards declared a state of emergency for the entire state in response to flash flooding and severe weather from the storm. "We're looking at another heavy day of rain [today], but at this point, it appears we should be able to handle these rains with our storage reservoirs, if the current forecast holds", TVA spokesman Travis Hickey said.


Ghana: Decision on Guantanamo detainees 'unconstitutional'

Ghana: Decision on Guantanamo detainees 'unconstitutional'

The court in a 6-1 majority decision ruled the action by the then president was in breach of Article 75 of the constitution which required that all worldwide agreements be brought before Parliament for ratification. In a verdict read by Justice Sophia Akuffo, the new Chief Justice, it blamed former President John Dramani Mahama for not seeking Parliamentary approval before accepting the detainees, following a request from the USA to Ghana in that direction.


UN Sees Possible Role for Blockchain in Advancing Paris Climate Accord

UN Sees Possible Role for Blockchain in Advancing Paris Climate Accord

Former New York Mayor and U.N. Special Envoy for Cities and Climate Change Michael Bloomberg pledged $15 million to make up for the USA contribution to the climate agreement. This map, updated as of June 15, 2017, shows the 305 USA cities that have voted to uphold the resolution and ideals of the Paris Climate Accord. Should the County Board be taking the time to address the issue of climate change? The mayor's office said details of the summit, including the date, would be announced in ...


London Mosque Attack: Suspect identified as Darren Osborne

London Mosque Attack: Suspect identified as Darren Osborne

One official said "his bravery and courage" potentially saved the man's life. Makram Ali, 51, died at the scene in his daughter's arms. Police said the 48-year-old man who was driving the van that hit people leaving evening prayers at the Finsbury Park mosque has been arrested and taken to a hospital as a precaution.