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Local NAACP and Community Partners Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr

Northern Arizona University's Black Student Union will host its 31st annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr . Dr. Martin Luther King Jr .'s niece visited Collier County days before the local school district plans to hold class on the day honoring her uncle.


Pakistan holds emergency meeting after Trump tweet

Pakistan holds emergency meeting after Trump tweet

He also said in his first tweet of the year that Islamabad has provided "safe haven" to terrorists - a position India has always been conveying to the global community in nearly all the available diplomatic forums. "He is again and again displacing his frustrations on Pakistan over failures in Afghanistan as they are trapped in a dead-end street in Afghanistan".



China criticizes Vancouver meeting on N.Korea

But Mr Hook said Washington remained in contact with China about enforcing the sanctions and pressuring Mr Kim, and that both Beijing and Moscow would be briefed after the talks. "The main channels for handling and resolving the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue should still be the framework of six party talks and the UN Security Council".


DPRK declares success of high-level meeting with South Korea at Panmunjom

DPRK declares success of high-level meeting with South Korea at Panmunjom

The conversation comes one day after the two Koreas held their first high-level talks in two years , resulting in North Korea's inclusion in the upcoming Winter Olympics . The president told The Wall Street Journal "I probably have a very good relationship with Kim Jong-un", adding "I have relationships with people".


Illinois Studying Federal Medicaid Work Requirements

Illinois Studying Federal Medicaid Work Requirements

The Trump Administration's proposal to institute work requirements for Medicaid - government health insurance for the poor - is unlikely to affect Pennsylvania soon. The federal government has approved most of Governor Matt Bevin's proposed changes to the state's Medicaid program. Accordingly, Gov. Bevin has signed an executive order directing the Commissioner of Medicaid to take necessary actions to terminate Kentucky's Medicaid expansion in the event that a court decision prohibits one ...


China's December imports growth weakest in a year, exports beat forecast

China's December imports growth weakest in a year, exports beat forecast

Strong global demand saw China's foreign trade activities increase considerably in 2017, the General Administration of Customs reported Friday. Analysts at Nomura say continued global growth may offer support, while possible U.S. President Donald Trump's visit to China previous year. Washington has also launched the procedure for a probe into whether Chinese companies are stealing the intellectual property of USA companies.