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US, North Korea face off in high-stakes game of chicken

Nuclear-armed North Korea on Tuesday marked a military anniversary with a conventional firing drill, reports said, as the South announced joint naval exercises with a U.S. Earlier this month, the Trump administration announced it would be sending the USS Vinson, an aircraft carrier, to the Korean Peninsula, after United States officials said they anticipated a fresh round of nuclear tests and missile launches.



Trump sets exec orders on environment, energy this week

With another funding deadline on the horizon, selective memory loss could have negative consequences for the Republican Party if there is another government shutdown . It's seen as one of the controversial sticking points that can hold things up, but Trump has cover from some critics. He added that funding the government for fiscal 2018, which begins October 1, will be worse with the need for a new budget deal to lift spending caps and the need to lift the debt ceiling on the agenda.



Tipster who led authorities to Elizabeth Thomas to be awarded $10K

In documents filed in federal court ahead of the hearing, lawyers said he admitted to switching license plates on his auto several times and disabling its GPS system to avoid being caught. police detective Jonathan R. Hardison. Cummins and Thomas were at a small cabin on the property for about 36 hours when Barry became suspicious. Tad Cummins and Elizabeth Thomas.


French Presidential Candidate Proposes 100 Percent Tax

French Presidential Candidate Proposes 100 Percent Tax

Also Wednesday, the Grand Mosque of Lyon issued an appeal urging Muslims to cast ballots instead of isolating themselves, "so that all the children of France, regardless of their skin color, their origins or their religion, are fully involved in the future of their country".


Andrus's walk-off hit lifts Rangers past Royals

Andrus's walk-off hit lifts Rangers past Royals

PHILLIES 5, BRAVES 2 Cesar Hernandez, Aaron Altherr and Odubel Herrera hit consecutive home runs in the eighth, helping host Philadelphia complete a three-game sweep. "He probably thought he could get lucky or something", DeShields said. "When he came in [after the seventh], I said, 'I need to talk to you, '" Brocail said.