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White House official says North Korea is test for US - China relations

While Hong is unlikely to win, he's brought this issue back into the discourse-and so the U.S. Senate is not the only place where a certain nuclear option is being discussed. Add to the mix the issue of the South China Sea, where China has built and armed man-made islands despite the concerns of neighboring countries; and Taiwan, the self-governing island democracy that China claims as its own territory, and that some in Trump's administration would like to build a stronger relationship with.


Britney Spears concert delays Israeli opposition party's leadership election

Britney Spears concert delays Israeli opposition party's leadership election

Pop icon Britney Spears is set to perform in Israel for the first time ever on 3 July, in capital Tel Aviv's Hayarkon Park, and her appearance is making waves not just for pop music fans, but for politicians too. The party explained that the concert would lead to traffic congestion in the Tel Aviv area, that it would be hard to recruit security guards on that day because they would all be going to the concert, and that they would be not be able to hold an election event at one of their ...


ISP: Two killed in I-65 crash near Seymour

ISP: Two killed in I-65 crash near Seymour

Indiana State Police say the first crash happened when a semi rear-ended another semi near the 47 mile marker. One of the drivers, Donald W. Pickens, Manchester, Tenn., went to Schneck Medical Center for treatment. Southbound I-65 was closed for several hours before reopening around 10:30 a.m. They were both pronounced deceased at the scene by Jackson County Coroner Michael Bobb.


'N. Korea's Missile Launch Won't Affect China-US Summit'

'N. Korea's Missile Launch Won't Affect China-US Summit'

It will be their first face-to-face meeting since Trump took office on January 20, and trade and security issues are to figure prominently in their talks." We would like to work on North Korea together", the official said in a briefing for reporters.


Man loses both his legs after spider bite

Man loses both his legs after spider bite

By Monday, when he did seek medical help, the flesh eating bacteria from the bite had taken hold. Mr Pareja also lost part of his bowel and spleen. Now, Pareja's sister Raquel Ogleby says it's possible his arms will need to be amputated as well.