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South Korea's President Calls For Military Reforms to Boost Seoul's Offensive Capabilities

South Korea's President Calls For Military Reforms to Boost Seoul's Offensive Capabilities

The JCS says the missile flew directly over Hokkaido and fell into the North Pacific Ocean. "Rather than a provocation of Japan , ( North Korea's ) main target is the United States", he added. Japan's defense forces made no attempt to shoot the missile down. "We are still in the process of assessing this launch". Amid the exercises, North Korea fired several rockets into the sea Saturday.


'Strong indications' Trump won't recertify Iranian compliance with nuclear deal

'Strong indications' Trump won't recertify Iranian compliance with nuclear deal

That's not because he was being unusually temperate, but because his fellow candidates were nearly all making the same ludicrous promise: As soon as they took office they'd tear up this awful agreement, whereupon the Iranians would presumably come crawling back, begging to give us whatever we demanded.


Local organization, Rescue the Animals, impacts Texas coast

Local organization, Rescue the Animals, impacts Texas coast

On its website, the shelter encourages people to call 311 if they find a stray in their neighborhood, but rather than taking the dog in to the shelter, Austin Animal Center recommends filing a found report and then fostering the dog in its home neighborhood for three to five days, which increases the likelihood of reuniting the animal with its owner.



Gas prices in MA up 2 cents this week

Dan McTeague is a senior petroleum analyst with Gas Buddy Dot Com. "With a portion of total US gasoline production shut due to the prolonged effects of Hurricane Harvey, Canadians should expect a noticeable increase beginning this Wednesday", the analyst said in a note on Monday morning.


Spokane's Jud Heathcote, long-time coach at Michigan State, dies at 90

Spokane's Jud Heathcote, long-time coach at Michigan State, dies at 90

Heathcote also coached at Montana . He would later become an assistant at WSU before earning his first college head coaching gig at Montana in 1971. He was a coach's coach and mentor to many. Heathcote is survived by his wife of 59 years, Beverly, and children Barbara, Carla and Jerry. "Without a doubt, he was one of the most influential people in my life, giving me a chance when no one else would", Izzo said.


Trump declares state of emergency for Louisiana

Trump declares state of emergency for Louisiana

Both government bodies are now authorized to coordinate disaster relief efforts and provide all necessary measures in order to save people from Harvey, including setting up storm shelters and protecting citizens' property from theft. Roughly 80 state troopers are on standby in the southwestern part of the state. "We are concerned, but certainly not panicked about the situation in New Orleans ", Edwards said.