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North Korea escalates threats against US, South Korea

North Korea escalates threats against US, South Korea

The two specialists, however, refrained from concluding that the signs were definitely linked to a possible nuclear test, saying that the vehicles or trailers "may be there for other purposes as well". Pyongyang says its missile and nuclear program is part of its self-defense measures aimed at protecting the North's sovereignty and safety in the face of threats by the US and South Korea.


China's Premier Li arrives in New Zealand for talks

China's Premier Li arrives in New Zealand for talks

Li, accompanied by his wife Cheng Hong, arrived in Wellington as the guest of his New Zealand counterpart, Bill English. Chinese visitors are the second largest group travelling to the country. Countries including Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam have overlapping claims to the resource-rich territory. UPDATED 1.32PM The Government has announced a raft of new China initiatives to coincide with the visit of Premier Li Keqiang .


Trump Made The Freedom Caucus An Offer They Can Refuse

Trump Made The Freedom Caucus An Offer They Can Refuse

That moves the chamber toward a climactic final vote that's a big gamble for President Donald Trump and congressional leaders. "We may be in overtime, but I can tell you at the very end of the day, the most valuable player will be President Trump on this, because he will deliver", Meadows said Sunday.


Trump Blames Democrats In Wake Of Defeat On Health Care Bill

Trump Blames Democrats In Wake Of Defeat On Health Care Bill

He said that House Republicans are still searching for "a final bill", implying that talks were ongoing for how to unify the party around a new replacement measure. Mr Spicer said the president was meeting Mr Ryan to "discuss the way forward" and the president had "left everything on the field" on the bill. "And it would be nice to get some Democrats on board.



Carrie Lam Is Elected as Hong Kong's New Chief Executive

Lam, 59, dubbed "the fighter" by media, was once the most popular official in the cabinet of staunchly pro-Beijing incumbent chief executive, Leung Chun-ying, who in 2012 won a similar election restricted to just 1,200 voters. She loves the country and loves Hong Kong , has the trust of the central government, proven governance capabilities and the support of the people of Hong Kong .


One killed, at least 14 wounded in OH nightclub shooting

One killed, at least 14 wounded in OH nightclub shooting

Along with police, the ATF and the coroner's office are on scene investigating the shooting. The club has a history of gun violence, including two shootings in 2015, City Manager Harry Black said in a statement. Cops are asking clubgoers, who fled for their lives, to call them. One person is still listed in critical condition, but several victims had to undergo surgery.