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Chile rejects United States request to cut ties with Korea

Chile rejects United States request to cut ties with Korea

Going against President Trump's threat of "fire and fury", Bannon suggested Trump should tone down the brinkmanship with North Korea and focus on China instead. North Korea has repeatedly threatened to target Japan, which hosts around 54,000 US military personnel, as well as South Korea and the United States with its missiles.


White nationalist contacted about

White nationalist contacted about "Free Speech' rally in Boston"

On social media they called for residents with medical experience to attend as "peacekeepers" and supplement security. Thousands of counter protesters will also be on hand. The counterprotesters plan a 2-mile (3.2-kilometer) march from Roxbury to the Common. Boston Police Commissioner Billy Evans today said "we're going to be really working the crowd real closely".


Powerball Jackpot reaches over $500 million

Powerball Jackpot reaches over $500 million

It is the highest jackpot since the record-setting $1.59 billion jackpot in January 2016. Prizes range from $4 for matching just the Powerball to $1 million for matching all five numbers (but not the Powerball). Proceeds from Powerball will benefit education in the state. Tickets can be purchased until 10 p.m. Saturday. The most recent big Powerball win was a $447.8 million jackpot awarded earlier this summer to a single victor in California.


Breaking Down James Franklin's New Contract

Breaking Down James Franklin's New Contract

James Franklin's No. 6 Nittany Lions open the 2017 season against Akron on September 2 at Beaver Stadium. The deal is reportedly for six years at $5.8 million per year. James Franklin , head coach of the Penn State Nittany Lions , celebrates with the Big Ten Championship Trophy after the Lions beat the Wisconsin Badgers 38-31 in the Big Ten Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium on December 3, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana.


Trump Is Said to Abandon Plan for Council on Infrastructure

Trump Is Said to Abandon Plan for Council on Infrastructure

Even amid some political turmoil, leaders from Silicon Valley have remained engaged, at least in part, to the White House. The forum was only formally established in July, but NY property developers Richard LeFrak and Steven Roth had reportedly been earmarked to lead the panel since before Trump's inauguration.