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Back on top: Japan beats Lufkin, Texas, 12-2 for LLWS title

Back on top: Japan beats Lufkin, Texas, 12-2 for LLWS title

This year's Little League World Series has a special significance for Mexico, as it marks the 60th anniversary since the 1957 Mexico team became the first global team to win the tournament. The public will get a chance to congratulate the team on Wednesday. "But now getting to this level and becoming the Little League World Series champions this year, it can't get any better than this".


Trump sets new record for low presidential approval

Trump sets new record for low presidential approval

But when asked about the reasons for the delay in getting some of his promises enacted, 52 percent of respondents agreed that "Washington elites are to blame for the delay in passing some of these reforms". And just a week ago, Trump was riding much higher with GOP voters, garnering 81 percent support in the Politico/Morning Consult survey . Seventy-one percent of Trump voters, however, are in favor of keeping them up.


North Korea launches short-range missiles, US Military says

North Korea launches short-range missiles, US Military says

The ban is effective immediately, and comes after Pyongyang launched three short-range missiles on Saturday and two intercontinental ballistic missiles last month. Those flew some 250 km in the northeastern direction before falling into the sea, the Yonhap news agency cited the JCS as reporting, claiming that the projects appeared to be short-range missiles.


North Korea fires 'several projectiles' into Sea of Japan

North Korea fires 'several projectiles' into Sea of Japan

The U.S. Pacific Command assessed the projectiles as short-range ballistic missiles, but South Korea's presidential office presumed the North fired them using its new 300-millimeter long-range multiple rocket launch system. The Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercises , which mainly involve computer simulations rather than battlefield maneuvers or fly-overs with bombers, are now taking place in South Korea.


14 arrested as Berkeley protests lead to chaos, violence

14 arrested as Berkeley protests lead to chaos, violence

Its leader Joey Gibson has also repeatedly disavowed racism. Gibson, who condemned white supremacism and neo-Nazism at a recent rally, says his group is not racist in nature. Many saw the weekend, ultimately, as a win. As the protesters improvised a march toward the Mission neighborhood of San Francisco , Gibson broadcast a Q&A on Facebook Live from a dark room in the city, sitting beside far-right celebrity brawler Kyle "Based Stickman" Chapman and blaming the rally's cancellation on an ...


North Korea 'FIRES missile' after threatening USA with war

North Korea 'FIRES missile' after threatening USA with war

The missiles used would not have the ability to strike Guam, the U.S. said. Both South Korea and the United States say the training is defensive in nature, but North Korea sees it as provocative and hostile. North Korea's last missile test on July 28 was for an intercontinental ballistic missile created to fly 10,000 km (6,200 miles). "They could be ballistic missiles but they could be rockets".