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Trump Drops Opposition to Obamacare Payments to Avoid Government Shutdown

Trump Drops Opposition to Obamacare Payments to Avoid Government Shutdown

If the proposed budget is cleared by the Friday deadline, the Trump administration will have to continue making the subsidy payments through the end of May. "Eventually, but at a later date so we can get started early, Mexico will be paying, in some form, for the badly needed border wall". "There is no excuse not to".



Why South Korea is debating US anti-missile system

The statement came as the three officials and Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chief of Staff, briefed all 100 senators at the White House about North Korea's nuclear capabilities and US response options, including a military one. The U.S. needs a strategy to change North Korea's economic and security calculus for it to freeze and ultimately eliminate its nuclear and missile programs, he said, adding: There's no "pretty military solution".



U.S. moves THAAD anti-missile to South Korean site

The U.S. on Wednesday started installing the controversial Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) anti-ballistic defense system - meant to shoot down North Korea's missiles - on a site in South Korea. Seoul's Joint Chiefs of Staff said its military "is keeping a close eye" on the North's activities, with backing from U.S. Forces Korea chief Gen.


Spurs 'ready' to take title

Spurs 'ready' to take title

Well below its best as it struggled to shake off the frustration of last weekend's FA Cup semifinal loss to Chelsea, it seemed Tottenham was about to squander a chance to keep pace with Chelsea before finally recovering its composure. Eriksen took aim from 25 yards and his strike skidded away from Hennessey into the bottom-left corner to earn a potentially vital three points in the title race.


Patagonia Is Going After Trump For His National Monument Plans

Patagonia Is Going After Trump For His National Monument Plans

Zinke is also conducting a review of national monuments . It's the size of CT and has been called an "underwater Yellowstone" and "a deep sea Serengeti". Some, including Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, have hailed the order as the end of "land grabs" by presidents dating to Bill Clinton. "The previous administration used a 100-year-old law known as the Antiquities Act to unilaterally put millions of acres of land and water under strict federal control - have you heard about that? - eliminating ...



North Korea says it's ready to strike United States aircraft carrier

The announcement comes following confusion over the strike group's whereabouts since the Navy announced that the ships were canceling their Australia port visits and heading toward the Western Pacific as of April 8. "The army of the DPRK (North Korea) already declared it will deal merciless destructive blows at the enemies so that they would not come back to life again should they make reckless provocation ", the paper said.