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Missile defense for Hawaii needs to be stronger, Harris tells Congress

South Korea's defence ministry said some elements of THAAD were moved to the site on what had been a golf course in the south of the country. Pyongyang's sole major ally - to do more to rein it in, but the Asian giant has reacted with fury to the planned installation of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system.



Republicans offer spending plan without wall

By Monday, Trump allies seemed to acknowledge that no spending bill with $1 billion for the border wall could pass Congress - and that keeping the government open had to be the priority. According to the report , the Trump administration may revisit the idea of a border tax later but is putting it aside for Wednesday's release of a new tax plan.


Merkel wants dialogue before Brexit negotiations

Merkel wants dialogue before Brexit negotiations

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May, left, greets European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker ahead of a working dinner at 10 Downing Street, London, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. The 52-year-old, who has called the 8 June election a "second referendum on Brexit", has also said she will consider allocating some of the funds to a drive encouraging people to register to vote.


ICC board approve rollback of 2014 'Big Three' decision

ICC board approve rollback of 2014 'Big Three' decision

Granted, the dispute over the last few years in Indian cricket, which culminated in the Supreme Court appointing a committee of administrators (CoA) to ensure the implementation of the Lodha Committee recommendations, has given India's rivals in global cricket an opportunity to undermine the BCCI.


London police say man arrested following weapons incident near U.K. Parliament

London police say man arrested following weapons incident near U.K. Parliament

There were unconfirmed reports that knives were recovered from the scene, close to Parliament Square. Forensic officers were seen examining a bag of knives on the pavement at Whitehall while policemen held the man nearby. Armed police talk to man at the scene after a person was arrested following an incident in Whitehall in London, Thursday April 27, 2017. LONDON (AP ) - London police arrested a man for possession of weapons Thursday near Britain's Houses of Parliament.


'The Simpsons' Takes a Fittingly Dour View of Trump's First 100 Days

'The Simpsons' Takes a Fittingly Dour View of Trump's First 100 Days

Of course, it'd be a lot funnier to watch the Trump Administration's daily blunders if the weight of the free world weren't on its shoulders, but hey! You'll see patterns emerge in major themes like the controversy surrounding former national security adviser Mike Flynn and military action in Syria.