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Kim Jong-un orders North Korean military to test anthrax tipped missiles

Kim Jong-un orders North Korean military to test anthrax tipped missiles

The White House, in its new National Security Strategy issued December 18, stated that North Korea is pursuing "nuclear, chemical and biological weapons that could threaten our homeland". The threat of an impending war with North Korea intensified after the country's state television reported last month it launched a new intercontinental ballistic missile, Hwasong 15, which is a nuclear-capable weapon that could reach the entire continental U.S.


Texas boy, age 6, killed in deputy-involved shooting days before Christmas

Texas boy, age 6, killed in deputy-involved shooting days before Christmas

The boy, identified as 6-year-old Kameron Prescott, was killed when deputies opened fire on a woman at a mobile home park following a almost two-hour manhunt. The woman has yet to be identified, but authorities said she was known to deputies and had outstanding warrants. Two adults believed to be related to the boy were also inside the house, he said.


FBI Thwarts Man Allegedly Planning Christmas Terror Attack At Pier 39

FBI Thwarts Man Allegedly Planning Christmas Terror Attack At Pier 39

In a letter seized by the Federal Bureau of Investigation seized, Jameson made references to President Donald Trump's decision to "give away" Jerusalem - referred to as Al Quds in Arabic - "to the Jews" and said "Love live Isil", another name for the Islamic State.


Birmingham to be confirmed as 2022 Commonwealth Games host

Birmingham to be confirmed as 2022 Commonwealth Games host

Manchester hosted the Games in 2002, which was the last time England hosted the Games. The 2022 Commonwealth Games were originally given to Durban in 2015, but they were taken from the South African city mainly because the country's government could not provide financial guarantees.


United Nations imposes new sanctions on North Korea

United Nations imposes new sanctions on North Korea

The new sanctions approved in the council resolution include sharply cutting limits on North Korea's imports of refined oil, forcing all North Koreans working overseas to return home within 12 months, and cracking down on shipping to and from the country.


Elderly couple told cops 60 pounds of marijuana was for 'Christmas presents'

Elderly couple told cops 60 pounds of marijuana was for 'Christmas presents'

It all started when deputies observed a 2016 Toyota Tacoma failing to signal a turn and driving left of the center line and conducted a traffic stop, according to the York County Sheriff's Office. Some Christmas gift! I wish my grandparents were down to gift me some green. Lt. Vrbka said the two elderly people indicated they were from Clearlake Oaks, Calif., and were headed for Vermont.