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World Media Tillerson doubles down as China takes new hard line on North Korea
Author: 0 Tillerson doubles down as China takes new hard line on North Korea

The ministers traditionally issue a communique containing their diverse concerns, and their issuance of a separate statement on North Korea's missile tests and nuclear weapons program reflects their deep worries about the issue. The resolution also prohibits any new joint business ventures with North Koreans, limits existing ones and blacklists 13 new North Korean individuals and entities, including its primary foreign exchange bank.

World Media China urges North Korea to stop missile tests
Author: 0 China urges North Korea to stop missile tests

In addition, the sanctions place nine individuals and four entities on the United Nations blacklist, including a global asset freeze and travel ban on North Korea's primary foreign exchange bank. Tillerson is meeting with South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha in the Philippines on the sidelines of a regional summit. Such a statement from a state department official gains significance given news reports that the White House is planning to impose some kind of sanctions on China because ...

World Media Chicago To Sue DOJ Over Immigration Policy
Author: 0 Chicago To Sue DOJ Over Immigration Policy

The city will argue in federal court that Attorney General Jeff Sessions can not withhold funding for Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Programs - a crime-fighting source for local governments - to cities that limit their cooperation with requests from Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

World Media China Vows to Strictly Implement UN Resolutions on N. Korea
Author: 0 China Vows to Strictly Implement UN Resolutions on N. Korea

Tillerson arrived in the Philippines Saturday ahead of regional meetings with Southeast Asian Nations. He urged the North to halt its nuclear and ballistic missile tests. North Korea sends workers to the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Kuwait, Russia , China, and a slew of African countries. Their earnings are another source of foreign currency for Kim's regime.

World Media United States and China back stiffer sanctions on Pyongyang
Author: 0 United States and China back stiffer sanctions on Pyongyang

The ministers "strongly call upon" North Korea, as a member of the ASEAN Regional Forum, to help "maintain the Asia Pacific as a region of lasting peace, stability, friendship and prosperity", the ministers said in their statement. North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho will attend Monday's meeting. The tests were condemned by South Korea, Japan and the United States, and prompted the drafting of the new United Nations sanctions.

World Media Video Shows Men Laughing As They Shoot Hammerhead Shark
Author: 0 Video Shows Men Laughing As They Shoot Hammerhead Shark

One man fires two shots, one right after the other, and the hammerhead is dead. 10News received the video from a man who got it from the person who shot it. Fishermen can shoot sharks in federal waters, but not close to land. Even before the shark shooting came to light, Florida Gov. Rick Scott sought to find out if state law needed to be changed to better project wildlife.

World Media White House issues guidance on Trump's transgender military ban
Author: 0 White House issues guidance on Trump's transgender military ban

It will harm morale in the military as service members see their brothers and sisters in arms - some of whom are now forward deployed - thrown out simply because of their identity. Last Tuesday, 56 retired generals and admirals came out against Trump's proposed ban. Two sources says they have confirmation from their sources at the White House and Pentagon that the "phase out" policy is on its way to the Secretary of Defense.

Author: 0 Venkaiah Naidu, former BJP Chief, elected India's Vice President

M Venkaiah Naidu's election as the next Vice President was a foregone conclusion well before the first vote was cast on Saturday. "I will seek to utilise the vice-presidential institution to strengthen the hands of the president and secondly uphold the dignity of the Upper House", Naidu said after his emphatic victory.

World Media Police to recommend indicting Netanyahu
Author: 0 Police to recommend indicting Netanyahu

Israeli press reports said that they expected Netanyahu to be indicted in Case 2000 soon. The three cases involve Netanyahu accepting expensive gifts from wealthy businessmen (Case 1000), a case in which Netanyahu agreed to support a bill to weaken Yisrael Hayom , a free newspaper which has become Israel's largest circulation daily in exchange for favorable coverage of the Prime Minister in the rival Yediot Aharonot (Case 2000), and the alleged illegalities in the purchase by Israel of ...

World Media Amir Khan announces split with wife Faryal Makdhoom Khan on twitter
Author: 0 Amir Khan announces split with wife Faryal Makdhoom Khan on twitter

Sharing a quote from an account called "The Noble Qu'ran", she tweeted: "And be moderate (or show no arrogance) in your walking and lower your voice". "I think he just needs some attention because boxing hasn't been going well for him so he's just been acting up #30yearoldbaby". Joshua took to Twitter to make light of the situation, posting a video of the song It Wasn't Me by Shaggy.

World Media Self-proclaimed 'sugardady' banned from seeking 'sugarbaby' on beach
Author: 0 Self-proclaimed 'sugardady' banned from seeking 'sugarbaby' on beach

According to a beach patrol report obtained by the Sentinel, Mr. Basaraba encouraged the 16-year-old beachgoer to get in touch with him after she turns 18, saying she would be "perfect". "They stopped me", he said, reported the News-Journal. I am so embarrassed. "I was giving her a compliment, she was the cutest one". "Don't go to the beach approaching underage girls", Seaman said.

Author: 0 United Kingdom in £36bn 'Brexit bill' offer to win trade deal

A diplomat told Politico: "I think Ollie Robbins [Theresa May's European Union adviser and the head of the Brexit department] knows very well what he is doing, he is telling Davis to wait ..." One European diplomat told the site: "I think it's tactics: They are playing for time on objective, under the pretext of chaos in London ".

World Media Trump is not alone. For presidents, golf has always been political
Author: 0 Trump is not alone. For presidents, golf has always been political

Everyone who works in the White House West Wing, including the Oval Office occupant himself, must clear out by the end of the week so that the government can replace a balky, 27-year-old heating and cooling system. Eight people claim to have heard Donald Trump call the White House a " dump " while playing a round of golf at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey .

World Media Floyd County Schools to delay dismissal on August 21
Author: 0 Floyd County Schools to delay dismissal on August 21

The sun's brightness is enough that staring at it for even a short period of time it can produce enough light to damage individual retinal cells. North Texas is not in the path of totality , but we will see a partial solar eclipse . As people gear up for the August 21 solar eclipse, Perry Memorial Library in Henderson is offering residents activities and a viewing opportunity the day of the event.

World Media North Korea blasts U.S. decision to ban American travel to country
Author: 0 North Korea blasts U.S. decision to ban American travel to country

Liu also urged North Korea to "cease taking actions that might further escalate tensions". "The United States has been loud about it, now the global community has been loud and North Korea now has to respond", she said. "At the current stage, where the level of distrust is so deep between the two Koreas, the north might come out trying to justify its possession of nuclear power during the ARF meeting", said University of North Korean Studies Professor Yang Moo-Jin.

World Media No drastic improvement in Dilip Kumar's health: doctors
Author: 0 No drastic improvement in Dilip Kumar's health: doctors

According to a statement by Lilavati Hospital, the superstar's health is slowly coming back to normal and he is not on dialysis now either. He is passing urine, he is not on ventilator, he is not on dialysis either and he is doing well. "Today he has no fever, no breathlessness". Since past two days, the thespian's health was on a downfall as creatinine level in his body rapidly went up, along with potassium levels falling down.

World Media Japan marks 72 years since Hiroshima atomic bomb
Author: 0 Japan marks 72 years since Hiroshima atomic bomb

Japan is the only country to have suffered atomic attacks. "For us to truly realize a 'world without nuclear weapons, ' the participation of both nuclear weapon states and non-nuclear weapon states is necessary", he said. Hiroshima, the city that suffered U.S. atomic bombing in 1945 during World War II, commemorated on Sunday the 72th anniversary of the tragedy, with its mayor calling for peace and a world free of nuclear weapons.

Author: 0 Jaitley to visit RSS Karyavah Rajesh's house tomorrow

Summary: Mr. Jaitley will visit the home of RSS worker Rajesh, who was killed on Saturday at Sreekaryam and attend a commemoration meeting. Meanwhile, CPI-M Thiruvananthapuram district secretary Anavoor Nagappan said it was unfortunate that Jaitley was "becoming a part of the RSS-BJP agenda to portray the district as an area of unrest".

World Media Bellis Bursts Into First Semifinal in Stanford
Author: 0 Bellis Bursts Into First Semifinal in Stanford

Bellis needed just 62 minutes to dismiss Kvitova, 6-2, 6-0, and burst into her first career WTA semifinal at the Bank of the West Classic . Muguruza and Keys traded breaks to start the match before the latter won 12 of the final 14 points to close the first set.

Author: 0 Stephen Colbert penned new poem for Trump-age Statue of Liberty

Grover Cleveland, the same president who banned an entire category of people based on country of origin, also dedicated the most recognizable symbol of America as a beacon of freedom. According to the National Park's service, the Statue of Liberty's official name is Liberty Enlightening the world. The poem " The New Colossus " actually predates the raising of the statue and was written specifically to sell at an auction to raise funds for the construction of the pedestal in New York Harbor.

World Media Industry Groups Implore Trump: Don't Cut 'Essential' Obamacare Subsidies!
Author: 0 Industry Groups Implore Trump: Don't Cut 'Essential' Obamacare Subsidies!

Since before even taking office , Trump has threatened to withhold payments to health insurance companies that serve the lowest-income enrollees on the Affordable Care Act's exchanges. He reissued his threat to yank them in the wake of the stunning collapse of Senate Republican efforts to prolong the debate over repealing Obamacare, hoping to force Democrats to the negotiating table on health reform.

Author: 0 President Trump's Approval is Now at 37%

He added, "You don't hurt innocent people, Mr. President, when you lose politically". With members of the party desperate for a legislative win before the midterm elections, it seems that Trump's focus on health care will be set aside in favor of bringing to completion a tax plan .

World Media UNSC to vote on new N. Korea sanctions
Author: 0 UNSC to vote on new N. Korea sanctions

The resolution is aimed at imposing ban on North Korean trade in coal, iron, lead and seafood. The new sanctions bill also also prevents adding to the current number of North Korean laborers working overseas, as well as banning new bilateral business ventures - and new investment schemes - with Pyongyang.

Author: 0 Health Care Failure To Haunt Republicans Over Recess

Senate Democrats staked out a tough stance on global trade Wednesday as they attempt to outflank President Donald Trump on some of the populist campaign themes that helped him peel away once-reliably Democratic blue-collar voters. "I would put a copy of the Constitution on the wall and encourage everyone who supports strictly abiding by its clear language to get onboard", someone else offers.

World Media Setback to Sasikala as 3 MLAs decline party posts
Author: 0 Setback to Sasikala as 3 MLAs decline party posts

Stating that though all those appointed by TTV were efficient functionaries, in the history of AIADMK, no one had ever rejected any post offered by the party leadership. Meanwhile, A K Bose, MLA, who was named joint secretary of agriculture wing, declined to take up the post. "AIADMK party office is my office and nobody can stop me from going there", Dinakaran added.

World Media Partisan health care bills are not working
Author: 0 Partisan health care bills are not working

The government would increase tax credits for those with cost-sharing reduction policies to offset the increase in premium prices. Trump could still yank the payments . Soon afterward studies appeared showing that in every single state that undertook health insurance "reform", coverage costs soared well above rates experienced in states that chose not to meddle.

World Media ASEAN foreign ministers endorse COC framework on S. China Sea rows
Author: 0 ASEAN foreign ministers endorse COC framework on S. China Sea rows

Representatives of the 10 ASEAN member countries at the 50th ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting (AMM) have criticised the missiles and nuclear weapon programme of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK). And an initial draft of a joint statement among foreign ministers of the Southeast Asian bloc is said to reaffirm the importance and effectiveness of the "whole-of-nation approach" over "a purely military option" in combating violent extremism.

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