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North Korea's latest missile test draws global condemnations

North Korea's latest missile test draws global condemnations

Last month, North Korea fired an intermediate range missile that also flew over Hokkaido into the ocean. The UN Security Council on Monday unanimously agreed to adopt a US-drafted resolution to ban textile exports from North Korea and restrict shipments of oil products to the country.


Senate GOP Reaches Tentative Deal For 10 Year, $1.5 Trillion Tax Cut

Senate GOP Reaches Tentative Deal For 10 Year, $1.5 Trillion Tax Cut

If Democrats feel empowered on this bill, they may begin to push in other areas as well. That blocking action is now staved off by budget rules that will expire at the end of the fiscal year. Senate Republicans announced Tuesday that they have struck a tentative deal for sweeping tax reform, with tax cuts totaling $1.5 trillion over 10 years.


USA allies divided over Trump's threat against North Korea

USA allies divided over Trump's threat against North Korea

A top North Korean general called Trump's "fire and fury" threats "a load of nonsense" let out by "a guy bereft of reason". The move came amid concerns that Seoul's aid may compromise global efforts to pressure Pyongyang to give up its nuclear and missile programs.


Trump Moves Closer to a Deal on DACA

Trump Moves Closer to a Deal on DACA

We have said to everyone - be very careful, report to us any deportations because they are telling us they are not happening. One of whom was Oswaldo Hernandez, a DACA recipient and Sac State alumnus. Pelosi then walked out of the press conference and told reporters outside, "They don't want the Dream Act". Reaching across the aisle to Democrats still had to happen, even if they are not offering anything, because the GOP just can not align and move in the president's direction, Rollins ...


United Kingdom suspends financial aid to Myanmar's military

United Kingdom suspends financial aid to Myanmar's military

China will donate $147,000 to help restore peace and stability in Myanmar's Rakhine state where a military offensive has led to the displacement of hundreds of thousands of Rohingyas, a Muslim minority community. Much of the speech appeared meant to frame the crisis as a complex internal issue and contrasted the violence - which she depicted as isolated - with the government's ongoing development agenda, specifically its efforts to deliver "peace, stability, harmony and progress" to the nation ...


Thousands rally for and against Philippines' Duterte

Thousands rally for and against Philippines' Duterte

This was the outcry of the thousands of protesters who had gathered on the streets to demonstrate their thoughts on President Duterte's ruthless laws over drug-eradication from the country. Duterte added that he has already told his son about his orders to the police. Duterte's son, 42-year-old Paolo, appeared before a senate enquiry this month to deny the accusations made by an opposition lawmaker.