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City Council meeting breaks down as anger boils over

City Council meeting breaks down as anger boils over

The meeting started out without incident, but as soon as the rally was mentioned, several residents began shouting down city officials for allowing the August 12 "Unite the Right" rally to take place. "We told you exactly what you needed to do and you did nothing", one protester said told city officials. "Attendees shouted "shame" and resign" at the mayor before cops were called in to settle the melee, ultimately detaining three protesters.


Canada sending 15 troops to participate in South Korean, US military exercise

Canada sending 15 troops to participate in South Korean, US military exercise

South Korea's top military officer said the current security situation on the peninsula was "more serious than at any other time" and warned Pyongyang it would "retaliate resolutely" against any attack. troops were already ready for war with North Korea at a moment's notice. Perry is one of the only Americans North Korea has ever invited to meet with its highest military leaders.


No war on Korean Peninsula: South Korea's Moon

No war on Korean Peninsula: South Korea's Moon

Pyongyang then threatened to fire a salvo of missiles towards the U.S. territory of Guam - a plan that leader Kim Jong-Un this week delayed, but warned could go ahead depending on Washington's next move. School students take part in an evacuation drill based on the scenario of a launch of North Korean missiles towards the US Pacific territory of Guam that would fly over their homes, in the town of Kotoura , Tottori prefecture, Japan, on August 19, 2017.


Seoul, Washington renegotiate FTA

Seoul, Washington renegotiate FTA

Talking to media in Seoul South Korean Trade Minister, Kim Hyung-chong said Seoul has proposed a joint study with Washington to evaluate the impact of bilateral trade deal and the cause of the US trade deficit. Kim said Seoul will be waiting for Washington's response to its proposal for the joint study. No date was set for a future meeting on the issue, Mr Kim said.


Several Injured In SEPTA Train Crash At 69th Street Terminal

Several Injured In SEPTA Train Crash At 69th Street Terminal

First responders on location at the 69th Street Terminal in Upper Darby following a train crash in a Philadelphia suburb. Thirty-three people, including the train's operator, sustained non-life-threatening injuries in the accident, according to the spokesperson.


England World Cup hero to tour Pakistan

England World Cup hero to tour Pakistan

Worldwide cricket is set for a comeback in strife-torn Pakistan with the West Indies, following in the footsteps of Sri Lanka, agreeing to play T20 matches in Lahore in November. Since Lahore attack in 2009 on Sri Lankan cricket team, global cricket teams stopped visiting Pakistan for cricket tours. No current England players are expected to be included because the matches clash with the 50-over series against West Indies, but Moeen Ali said last week he would like to play in Pakistan in any ...