• Donald Trump voices mild optimism about ties with North Korea
Donald Trump voices mild optimism about ties with North Korea

Respect that fact. And maybe probably not, but maybe, something positive could come about. KCNA also unveiled photos showing disturbing diagrams hanging on the wall behind the despot during Kim Jong Un's visit to the plant that makes the solid-fuel engines for the country's ballistic missiles.

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  • Disproportionate assets case: Supreme Court rejects AIADMK leader VK Sasikala's review petition
Disproportionate assets case: Supreme Court rejects AIADMK leader VK Sasikala's review petition

Dismissing the review petition by Sasikala and her two relatives, the bench of Justice S.A. Bobde and Justice Amitava Roy said: "We don't find any error in the common judgment, much less an apparent error on the face of the record, so as to call for its review".

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  • Canada warns migrants in USA against asylum 'short-cutting'
Canada warns migrants in USA against asylum 'short-cutting'

He said he's considering accelerating processing of temporary work permits, to make claimants less dependent on government handouts. He said arrivals are going through a rigorous screening process and that there is no "shortcutting". Some have complained that Trudeau provoked the flood of asylum seekers by tweeting out a message in January, short...

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  • China warns bilateral ties at risk after USA sanctions over North Korea
China warns bilateral ties at risk after USA sanctions over North Korea

Two days before Trump declared that U.S. forces in South Korea were "locked and loaded", NBC News broadcast a detailed report that the Pentagon had plans to strike some "two dozen North Korean missile-launch sites, testing grounds and support facilities" using B-1B heavy bombers stationed at Andersen Air Force Base in Guam .

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  • New Pictures Reveal New Missile Arsenal for North Korea
New Pictures Reveal New Missile Arsenal for North Korea

Moreover, the administration was relieved North Korea did not go ahead with its earlier threats to launch ballistic missiles towards Guam, he noted in an email. Pyongyang has previously unleashed personal attacks on past Washington and Seoul leaders, calling former United States president Barack Obama a monkey and ex-South Korean president Park G...

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  • Linkin Park to honour Chester Bennington at a special event
Linkin Park to honour Chester Bennington at a special event

However, the band did issue a statement in which they discussed their "grief and denial" while reminiscing about their time with the singer. Linkin Park wrote to thank fans for all of the support following Bennington's death, mentioning healing and building LP's future.

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  • White House Readies Military Transgender Ban, Removal of Troops
White House Readies Military Transgender Ban, Removal of Troops

The Wall Street Journal reports that the official guidance will be sent to the Pentagon "in coming days". Citing US officials familiar with the memo, the paper said the guidance instructs the Pentagon not to admit new transgender people and to end payments for medical treatment regimens for members already serving.

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  • Federal Court Slaps Down Texas Voter ID Law-Again
Federal Court Slaps Down Texas Voter ID Law-Again

Despite the Trump administration's reversal of a longstanding DOJ position that Texas engaged in intentional race discrimination in enacting its voter ID law, the court today threw out both the 2011 law and the 2017 version that did not fix the original law's racially discriminatory goal.

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  • SC likely to pronounce its judgement on right to privacy
SC likely to pronounce its judgement on right to privacy

The matter was heard by a nine-judge bench of the Supreme Court , which reserved its verdict on the issue on 2 August after voicing concern over possible misuse of personal information in public domain. "Liberty, which is fundamental to democracy and citizens, can not exist without privacy". However, attorney general KK Venugopal countered t...

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  • Dog stolen by woman's Tinder date
Dog stolen by woman's Tinder date

The teen set up a Tinder date and invited a man to the Leonia home she was staying in. The man, who she had previously never met, showed up to the house with a friend, according to CBS New York . Maggie the Maltese was spotted wandering along the street in Garfield and turned over to All Humane Animal Rescue, who helped reunite her with her fa...

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  • Video of liquor store thief making waves online
Video of liquor store thief making waves online

Officers watched the video that shows her grabbing the bottles and hiding them. As she left the store, she put one bottle on the counter and walked out.

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  • Pakistan holds no safe havens for terrorists: Aizaz Chaudhry
Pakistan holds no safe havens for terrorists: Aizaz Chaudhry

Accusing Islamabad of harbouring "agents of chaos, violence, and terror" the tycoon-turned-president clarified his intent to increase pressure on the country to stop any re-emergence of safe havens in order to gain regional peace, besides announcing increase of USA troops in Afghanistan.

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  • Barcelona Suspect Admits Bigger Attack Plot
Barcelona Suspect Admits Bigger Attack Plot

They later find bomb-making equipment that included more than 100 tanks of butane gas, nails, and 500 liters of acetone. He is still being treated for his injuries from the blast in Alcanar. No less than one of the suspects likewise spent a night in Zurich in December, as indicated by Swiss police, which said it was too soon to hypothesize about an...

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  • Missing Missouri Girl, 16, Remains Found In Backyard Burn Pile: Mother Charged
Missing Missouri Girl, 16, Remains Found In Backyard Burn Pile: Mother Charged

Mrs Ruud is also charged with tampering with physical evidence and abandoning a corpse, said Ozark County Prosecutor John Garrabrant. She gave different accounts of how the fire was started, but said the teen ran away because she blamed herself for starting it.

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  • United Nations warns U.S. over 'alarming' racism
United Nations warns U.S. over 'alarming' racism

It also asked United States to provide the necessary guarantees so that such rights are not misused to promote racist hate speech and racist crimes. United Nations human rights experts have urged the U.S. The Justice Department has opened a probe into the auto ramming incident, which some lawmakers have called an act of domestic terrorism. Tr...

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  • Headless Torso ID'd As Reporter Who Died Aboard Inventor's Personal Sub
Headless Torso ID'd As Reporter Who Died Aboard Inventor's Personal Sub

Police say that they still have not recovered the victim's head or limbs and they believe Wall's body was deliberately dismembered. Ms Wall, who was researching a story on inventor Peter Madsen, went missing after he took her out to sea in his 17-metre (56-foot) submarine on August 10.

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  • Police say headless body in Denmark belongs to missing Swedish reporter
Police say headless body in Denmark belongs to missing Swedish reporter

Wall, 30, went missing August 11 after joining the sub's creator, Danish inventor Peter Madsen, to do a story about the watercraft. Now police say Madsen has admitted that Wall died in an accident on his sub and he "buried her at sea" . "During the horrific days that have passed since Kim disappeared, we have had countless evidence of how loved an...

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  • After China, Russia too is preparing response to latest U.S. sanctions
After China, Russia too is preparing response to latest U.S. sanctions

Some of the prominent companies and individuals slapped with sanctions are China-based Dandong Rich Earth Trading Co, Moscow-based Gefest-M LLC and its director, Russian national Ruben Kirakosyan and China and Hong Kong-based Mingzheng International Trading Limited.

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  • Search continues for shooting suspects, missing man identified
Search continues for shooting suspects, missing man identified

The investigation into the shooting began about 45 minutes after police discovered an abandoned 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt on Laurel Road in Nelson County. Police also noted that due to the ongoing search for the suspects, those attending the Lockn' Festival in Nelson County this week can expect to see an increased police presence.

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  • $700M Powerball jackpot up for grabs
$700M Powerball jackpot up for grabs

Since 2010, the New York Lottery has awarded $197.6 million to 276 second-prize winners. To date, her largest one-time winning has been $150. Now the jackpot is the second highest in history. But the loss last week and unfavorable odds weren't going to keep her from trying her luck again Wednesday. "You should play anyway", Lefton says.

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