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China urges US, North Korea to maintain calm

A US Navy strike group headed by the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson steamed towards the western Pacific on Sunday (April 9) for what is expected to be another American show of force off the Korean peninsula. On Thursday and Friday, US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping spoke at length in Florida, in Mar-a-Lago, in the private residence of the new White House host, and Trump asked his visitor to do Pressure on Kim Jong-Un to stop his nuclear weapons program.


Trump's ramps up effort to dispute, downplay Russian ties story

Trump's ramps up effort to dispute, downplay Russian ties story

He said Trump wanted Flynn to testify to "get this matter behind us" but declined to say specifically that he should be granted immunity. "We don't want to do anything that will interfere in any case that the Justice Department may decide to bring".


Pence on Rice's 'unmasking' requests: Americans 'have a right to know'

Pence on Rice's 'unmasking' requests: Americans 'have a right to know'

Trump did not make clear what crime he was accusing Rice of committing. Trump would not say if he reviewed new intelligence to support his claim. "It's such an important story for our country and the world", Trump added. "The fact that there could be a political figure in the Obama Administration who was purposely searching a database, looking for Trump officials, I think confirms exactly what the president said when he said the Obama Administration was doing something nefarious with ...


Pepsi pulls Kendall Jenner advertisement after social media backlash; watch it here!

Pepsi pulls Kendall Jenner advertisement after social media backlash; watch it here!

Pulling down the ad, Pepsi have released the following statement in response: "Pepsi was trying to project a global message of unity, peace, and understanding". Fallout from the commercial, however, had spread quickly on social media, and included criticism from Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s youngest child Bernice King, television personality Piers Morgan, and Black Lives Matter activist DeRey McKesson.


North Korea calls United States bombing of Syrian airbase 'unacceptable'

North Korea calls United States bombing of Syrian airbase 'unacceptable'

North Korea marks several major anniversaries this month and often marks the occasions with major tests of military hardware. The sanctions include a total ban on trade and on the entry of North Korean vessels into Japanese ports. "Considering the possibility of North Korea's strategic provocations such as a nuclear test and missile launches, we have in place deterrence to the North's provocation and all readiness against them", he told a briefing on Monday.


55 percent of Americans support Obamacare

55 percent of Americans support Obamacare

They can try blaming Democrats for Obamacare's collapse all they want, but Democrats will have been out of power in Congress for almost four years by the time the 2018 elections roll around. discusses the Republican agenda as he faces reporters during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, March 30, 2017. Despite divided views towards the 2010 health law, three-fourths of the public polled thinks President Trump and his administration should do what they can to make the current ...