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United States to Conduct Test of THAAD Missile Defense System

United States to Conduct Test of THAAD Missile Defense System

Chinese Ambassador to the UN Liu Jieyi criticized North Korea for launching an ICBM, but also was critical of the US and South Korea for deploying the Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (Thaad) missile system (THAAD) in Seoul. The test will be the first of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) to defend against a simulated attack by an intermediate-range ballistic missile (IRBM), one of the officials said.


Police look back at year after Dallas ambush

Police look back at year after Dallas ambush

We were ambushed on our own streets and the City of Dallas lost five officers. On today's edition of Houston Matters, we hear from Ray Hunt of the Houston Police Officers Union , who says it may have done both. Johnson, who he was upset about the police shootings of African American men that sparked protests nationwide, died in a standoff with police. "Respect for our law enforcement officials must be restored in this nation", Governor Abbott said.


Watch Macklemore Celebrate Grandma's 100th Birthday in Music Video for

Watch Macklemore Celebrate Grandma's 100th Birthday in Music Video for "Gloria"

Her reaction is precious - " you made me cry". "Oh God, I want to do it all!" she replied. The video is not only heartwarming and amusing to watch, but also shot and colored beautifully. Skylar Grey singing the chorus really brings the whole inspirational vibe together. Macklemore has debuted the official music video for his brand new single " Glorious ", and its an epic, heartwarming and hilarious tribute you can not miss! And seriously, the video is adorable.


Inside tragic helicopter flight that killed bride on way to wedding

Inside tragic helicopter flight that killed bride on way to wedding

Rosemere do Nascimento Silva was on her way to her wedding in Sao Lourenco da Serra in Sao Paulo when her helicopter ride crashed just kilometres from the venue in December 2016. The camera focused onto the pilot's hand showed his attempts on steadying the helicopter before an alarm goes off and the picture shook uncontrollably.


Evacuations Ordered As Cariboo Wildfire Approaches

Evacuations Ordered As Cariboo Wildfire Approaches

At least 75 people were affected by an evacuation near Cache Creek, he said, adding that he heard up to five buildings were destroyed in the Ashcroft area. More than 3,000 homes have been evacuated. As crews continue to battle the blaze that broke out Thursday, 33 properties have already been evacuated, according to the Cariboo Regional District.


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Trump on "Direct Collision Course" With G20 Over Climate

But the visit received huge criticism at home, with a petition against May's offer to Trump of a state visit to London attracting more than 1.8 million signatures. "She will say that we don't see any need for renegotiation - we support the Paris Agreement because it delivers", they said. The president promised to "cancel" the Paris Agreement during last year's national election, but his own White House was split on the issue.