• Funeral services set for Otto Warmbier
Funeral services set for Otto Warmbier

The family thanked the University of Cincinnati Medical Center for treating him, but said: 'Unfortunately, the bad torturous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans ensured that no other outcome was possible beyond the sad one we experienced today'.

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  • Parliament approves Justice Akuffo as new Chief Justice
Parliament approves Justice Akuffo as new Chief Justice

The Statesman also reports that the President used the swearing in to remind all wrongdoers that his administration would not condone any act of wrongdoing in the country. "It is a collective enterprise to which we should all commit ourselves, in unity and in sincerity". Those characteristics, he said, sustained her brilliant career as a lawyer a...

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  • US Warplane Shoots Down Armed Drone in Syria
US Warplane Shoots Down Armed Drone in Syria

The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has announced that it is suspending flights in Syria as a precaution. USA -led coalition has made it clear to all parties publically that hostile intent and actions of pro-regime forces toward coalition forces in Syria conducting legitimate counter-ISIS operations will not be tolerated.

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  • Jeremy Corbyn condemns
Jeremy Corbyn condemns "awful" suspected terror attack outside a north-London mosque

Osborne allegedly drove a rented van into a crowd of Good Samaritans gathered to help an elderly man outside a mosque following night prayers in Ramadan. The Metropolitan Police said in a statement that the man was detained by members of the public at the scene of the attack early Monday. This time, however, the attacker appears to have delib...

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  • Trump slams North Korea after USA student's death
Trump slams North Korea after USA student's death

Doctors had described Warmbier's condition as a state of "unresponsive wakefulness" and said he suffered a "severe neurological injury" of unknown cause He arrived in OH on June 13 after being held for more than 17 months. Sen. Rob Portman of OH also had tough words for North Korea . Do you agree that Obama is responsible for the fate of Ot...

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  • After student's death, U.S. weighs travel ban on North Korea
After student's death, U.S. weighs travel ban on North Korea

When asked how he hoped to negotiate with an irrational leader, Moon reiterated his commitment to engaging North Korea through dialogue, saying that sanctions and pressure had so far not worked. Doctors had described Warmbier's condition as a state of "unresponsive wakefulness" and said he suffered a "severe neurological injury" of unknown cause.

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  • Tropical Storm Cindy could pose a threat to Louisiana coastline
Tropical Storm Cindy could pose a threat to Louisiana coastline

National Hurricane Center said on Tuesday. The latest predictions call for it to make landfall as a tropical storm. Heavy winds should reach the coast Tuesday morning, with a good chance of sustained winds of 39-plus miles per hour in coastal areas.

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  • EU, Britain agree on timetable for Brexit talks
EU, Britain agree on timetable for Brexit talks

According to the timetable set by the negotiating teams, further talks would be held in the weeks starting on 17 July, 28 August, 18 September and 9 October. "That position hasn't changed , it's the same as it was before", said Davis, a tough-talking figure in the "Leave" campaign in last year's Brexit referendum.

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  • U.S. shoots down drone close to Iraqi-Syrian border - statement
U.S. shoots down drone close to Iraqi-Syrian border - statement

But the Pentagon said it would continue to shoot down drones that appear to be a threat to coalition or partnered ground forces. The coalition said on Tuesday it had killed ISIL's self-proclaimed top cleric. He spoke on condition of anonymity in line with regulations. Guard spokesman Gen. Ramazan Sharif told The Associated Press on Tuesday the ...

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  • Mourinho accused of Spanish tax fraud
Mourinho accused of Spanish tax fraud

This is very unusual and in the next few days I'll talk to him. He is accused of defrauding Spain of €3.3million (£2.9m) in taxes. However, player nor club has denied rumours of an exit after eight years at Real Madrid . Rio Ferdinand is hopeful that former teammate Cristiano Ronaldo will swap Real Madrid for Manchester United , but is u...

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  • US coroner studies N.Korea captive's death
US coroner studies N.Korea captive's death

The company, Young Pioneer Tours, said Tuesday that it would no longer take Americans to North Korea because the "assessment of risk" was too high. No ban is imminent, but deliberations gained new urgency after Warmbier's death, said the official, who requested anonymity to discuss internal diplomatic discussions.

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  • Disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico upgraded to Tropical Storm Cindy
Disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico upgraded to Tropical Storm Cindy

Another tropical system, or soon to be, now sits in the Gulf of Mexico. "That is why I am imploring all Texans in the Gulf region to stay updated and heed warnings from your local officials, avoid high water areas and refrain from attempting to drive through roadways or over bridges that have the potential to flood", said Abbott.

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  • Spicer Addresses Rumors of New White House Role: 'I'm Right Here'
Spicer Addresses Rumors of New White House Role: 'I'm Right Here'

Spicer said internal discussions will continue and they will make an announcement when the time is right. Amid the White House gradually shutting out journalists and reports that Sean Spicer is looking for a way out of his role, Steve Bannon had a freakish explanation for the press secretary's disappearing press briefings .

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  • Suspect shot after explosion at Brussels train station
Suspect shot after explosion at Brussels train station

It's unclear whether the suspect was killed in the operation and there were no other casualties reported . Witnesses said the suspect shouted " Allahu Akbar " (God is Greatest) before causing the blast yesterday, with local media saying the individual had activated an explosive belt.

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  • Farmers to burn government resolution on loan waiver today
Farmers to burn government resolution on loan waiver today

Revenue minister and chairman of high-power committee Chandrakant Patil said, "The state government will try to waive off loan up to Rs 1 lakh which have been taken before 30th June 2016". "The impact on Punjab will be maximum, with state fiscal deficit jumping by an additional 4.8% of gross state domestic product (GSDP)". "Our original demand wa...

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  • President Trump Calls American Student's Death A 'Total Disgrace'
President Trump Calls American Student's Death A 'Total Disgrace'

Last week, Warmbier's father, Fred Warmbier, said his son had been "lured" into traveling to North Korea by Young Pioneer Tours and that the company had promised its customers were never detained. He told reporters at a daily news briefing that he hopes Pyongyang and Washington could communicate over related issues. After Trump took o...

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  • Trump says Otto Warmbier was left for too long in North Korea
Trump says Otto Warmbier was left for too long in North Korea

North Korea will not hold anybody accountable for Otto's death . Warmbier was visiting North Korea as part of a five-day tour when he was detained at an airport in Pyongyang for allegedly stealing the poster from a hotel. The White House is said to be considering a ban on Americans traveling to North Korea . Asked if the death would have...

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  • CT sailor among 7 killed in collision
CT sailor among 7 killed in collision

Acting Navy Secretary Sean Stackley said the Navy is determined to get to the bottom of things. The U.S. and Japanese navies initially launched a search-and-rescue effort, but after divers gained access to the area, the U.S. The USS Fitzgerald was struck by the Philippine-flagged merchant vessel ACX Crystal near the port city of Yokosuka ...

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  • McCain: Only 'Stupid' Americans Would Still Have Interest In Visiting North Korea
McCain: Only 'Stupid' Americans Would Still Have Interest In Visiting North Korea

What happened to Otto is a disgrace. University of Virginia President Teresa A. Sullivan says her thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of 22-year-old Otto Warmbier (WORM'-bir) "during what has been an incredibly hard time".

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  • 'Rocket League' For Nintendo Switch Frame Rate, Resolution, Features & More Revealed
'Rocket League' For Nintendo Switch Frame Rate, Resolution, Features & More Revealed

Nintendo Switch could not stay on the throne for a long time, according to reports by the NPD Group, PlayStation 4 was the best selling console during May 2017 in the United States. Psyonix has made a decision to take advantage of the Nintendo Switch's portability, so it designed the new version to support local multiplayer with up to eight Switche...

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