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Tillerson: US Considering Restoring North Korea to Terror-Sponsor List

Tillerson: US Considering Restoring North Korea to Terror-Sponsor List

The video comes after North Korea's disastrous missile test over the Easter weekend where they attempted to launch a new rocket but it reportedly exploded just moments after launch. Ambassador Nikki Haley circulated the missive in her role as president of the Security Council for the month of April. For the vice president , said CNN's Dana Bash and Abigail Crutchfield, this first trip to the Korean Peninsula is an emotional one.



U.S. will honor 'dumb' Australia refugee deal

Lowy Institute for International Policy executive director Michael Fullilove told the Australian Associated Press that Pence's role is to be an "instrument of reassurance" for allies like Australia in terms of Trump's intentions for US trade relations as well as the dilemmas posed by the nuclear issue on the Korean Peninsula and the war in Syria.



San Francisco blackout knocks power out to thousands

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency said that all cable auto lines were down as a result of the outage around 9:45 a.m. Nearly immediately BART sent out an alert advising passengers of the closure at Montgomery St. Hospitals, though, were operating on backup power, with most surgeries and other procedures continuing. Many of Muni's electric trolley buses were also affected by the power outage, because the buses run on overhead wires.



Pilot safe after ejects from jet on aircraft carrier headed to Korea

It made no mention of the Sea of Japan or North Korea, though a USA official told ABC News that the intended redirection of the Vincent was to the Sea of Japan east of the Korean Peninsula. North Korea said the U.S. and its allies "should not mess with us". The statement raised tensions on the peninsula and a North Korea diplomat to the United Nations said the United States was risking nuclear war.


Burgess facing four-game NRL ban

Burgess facing four-game NRL ban

Maguire and Souths skipper Sam Burgess again questioned the performance of the referees and bunker after Moga crossed to even up the scores 11 minutes from fulltime. "And Anthony had no symptoms". The Broncos clarified after, however, that while the trainer cleared Milford to play on following the initial tackle from Sam, it was the team doctor who made the call to pull him from the game after reviewing the footage.