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Pokemon GO set to roll out in 200 markets worldwide soon

Pokemon GO set to roll out in 200 markets worldwide soon

Some speculate that the Pokemon Go mobile game would have actually been good for the Apple Watch. Pokémon Go uses Global Positioning System and augmented reality, allowing players to feel like they're collecting and capturing Pokémon in the real world.



China threatens regular South China Sea combat patrols

China rejected the ruling by the Hague-based Permanent Court of Arbitration, in a case initiated by the Philippines, and refused to take part in the proceedings. The military would not elaborate on any specifics regarding the drills. Apart from the Philippines, Brunei, Malaysia, Taiwan and Vietnam ring the South China Sea waters, believed to hold untapped oil and gas reserves.



Korea says it's been practicing to blow up S. Korean airports

Isolated North Korea has restarted coded radio broadcasts, presumed to be targeted at its spies, for the first time in 16 years this month, South Korea said on Wednesday. It later reportedly stopped such broadcasts once it could communicate with its spies overseas via the internet, and as animosities with South Korea eased following a historic inter-Korean summit meeting in 2000.


NKorea says missile test simulated strike on South

NKorea says missile test simulated strike on South

The announcement of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system, or THAAD, was prompted by a series of missile launches this year that analysts say demonstrate that the North is making progress toward being able to strike the USA mainland.



Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly Nice truck attack

New York Times reporter Rukmini Callimachi noted on Twitter that the amount of time ISIS took to claim responsibility for the attack is unusual (typically they do so within a day), but the group has occasionally taken longer, as in the case of the San Bernardino attack.