• McCain: Americans 'stupid' to still want to travel to N.Korea
McCain: Americans 'stupid' to still want to travel to N.Korea

The death of US student Otto Warmbier has brought a wave of sorrow and a new stumbling block to any sort of negotiations between the United States and North Korea . He was traveling in China when he signed up, out of curiosity and a sense of adventure, for a four-day trip to North Korea . In the House, lawmakers lined up behind legislation orde...

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  • 5 workers exposed to radiation at Japan nuke lab
5 workers exposed to radiation at Japan nuke lab

Agency spokesman Masataka Tanimoto said one of the men's survey indicated high levels of plutonium exposure in his lungs, with the dose showing almost 1,000 times that of his earlier nostril survey. It raised nuclear security concerns as well as questions about whether the workers were adequately protected. The figure, 22,000 Becquerels, coul...

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  • Qatar row: USA shifts tone as Turkish troops arrive in Doha
Qatar row: USA shifts tone as Turkish troops arrive in Doha

Ms Nauert echoed that complaint, saying, "At this point, we are left with one simple question: Were the actions really about their concerns regarding Qatar's alleged support for terrorism or were they about the long-simmering grievances" between and among Mideast neighbors.

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  • Australia suspends Islamic State airstrikes after US downed Syrian warplane
Australia suspends Islamic State airstrikes after US downed Syrian warplane

Since June 2nd there have been over 35 interactions in the Baltic Sea region between US and Russian jets and warships, but the Monday incident is notable because the USA military considered it "unsafe", according to one official. In response, Russian Federation announced its air defenses would track all coalition targets west of the Euphrates, ...

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  • Australia Halts Airstrikes In Syria After Russian Threat
Australia Halts Airstrikes In Syria After Russian Threat

The more dramatic response seemed to come from Russia's Defense Ministry, which issued threats of a kinetic response against US jets west of the Euphrates in Syria , referring to them as "air targets". Russia, a key ally of Syrian President Bashar Assad , has been providing an air cover to the government's offensive since 2015. Moscow recently ...

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  • US Shoots Down Armed Drone Over Southern Syria
US Shoots Down Armed Drone Over Southern Syria

Officials said coalition forces were patrolling an established combat outpost to the northeast of At Tanf, where they're training and advising partner ground forces in the fight against ISIS . "Air operations continue and de-confliction measures are ongoing", a United Kingdom government spokesperson said Tuesday. Sharif, said all six ballistic m...

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  • Trump Says Otto Warmbier Should Have Been Brought Home Sooner
Trump Says Otto Warmbier Should Have Been Brought Home Sooner

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said the United States holds North Korea accountable for Warmbier's "unjust imprisonment" and urged Pyongyang to release three other Americans who are detained . John McCain , R-Ariz., proposed that prospective American travelers complete a form declaring they won't hold the usa government responsi...

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  • Darjeeling Unrest: Rajnath Appeals for Calm
Darjeeling Unrest: Rajnath Appeals for Calm

Banerjee, who chaired a high level meet at the state secretariat in Nabanna that was participated by various development boards of the hills, asserted her resolve to restore peace in the hills. At least four vehicles including three of police were torched while eight vehicles were vandalised. Some police personnel and GJM activists were injured ...

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  • US President Donald Trump Calls Otto Warmbier's Death A 'Total Disgrace'
US President Donald Trump Calls Otto Warmbier's Death A 'Total Disgrace'

North Korea's demands include a peace treaty to officially end the Korean War and the removal of USA troops from the Korean Peninsula. He was sentenced to 10 years of hard labor in April 2016 for spying. The State Department has steadily ratcheted up its travel advisory for North Korea and strongly warns Americans against traveling to the coun...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case on July 31
Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case on July 31

Ronaldo and Mourinho are the latest members of the soccer elite to be accused of tax fraud in Spain. According to the Mirror , Manchester United have offered £26m for Perisic. Four-time Ballon d'Or victor Ronaldo is accused of diverting €150m of advertising revenue and image rights through a shell company in the British Virgin Islands, a tax h...

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  • NHC says Tropical Storm Cindy forms in Gulf of Mexico
NHC says Tropical Storm Cindy forms in Gulf of Mexico

Tropical Storm Cindy formed in the Gulf Tuesday afternoon when the disturbance being watched by the National Hurricane Center was measured with maximum sustained winds of 45 miles per hour. However, residents all along the Gulf Coast are being urged not to focus on the exact track of the storm. Tropical Storm Cindy is bracing to hit landfall i...

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  • Trump to China: Thanks for trying with North Korea
Trump to China: Thanks for trying with North Korea

Warmbier", he said , adding that at least 10 Americans were freed from North Korea under Obama. After spending more than a year in detention in North Korea, the University of Virginia student was sent back home to his parents in OH in a coma.

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  • Press Secretary Sean Spicer is searching for his White House replacement
Press Secretary Sean Spicer is searching for his White House replacement

As to whether Trump shares that conclusion, Spicer said, "I have not sat down and asked him about his specific reaction to them". "We have a tremendous respect for the First Amendment, your ability to do your job - the briefing is one aspect of what we do", Spicer said, adding that the press staff is available "almost 20, 24 hours a day" to...

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  • Ohio Coroner Investigating Otto Warmbier's Death
Ohio Coroner Investigating Otto Warmbier's Death

Hyeon Soo Lim, a pastor who lived in the Toronto area for three decades after emigrating from South Korea, has been detained in North Korea since 2015. Warmbier". They said he suffered extensive loss of brain tissue and "profound weakness and contraction" of his muscles, arms and legs. Warmbier had not spoken or moved in any purposeful way si...

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"Probably not that many tourists" to stop from visiting North Korea

In turn, USA officials focused more on diplomatic efforts. He died on Monday . "He was peace. He was home , and we believe he could sense that", they said. "I would support effective ways to modify North Korea's behavior", Hoyer said. Young Pioneer Tours finally addressed Warmbier in their marketing materials after his death on Monday .

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  • Our bowlers disappointed in CT final vs Pakistan: Harbhajan Singh
Our bowlers disappointed in CT final vs Pakistan: Harbhajan Singh

Indian skipper Viart Kohli expressed his disappointment after loosing final match against Pakistan in the Champions Trophy saying that his team has just lost a game of cricket against a side. Playing only in his fourth One Day International, Zaman cracked 114 in 106 balls with 12 boundaries and three sixes. "I dedicate this win to the people...

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  • Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud
Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud

Ronaldo has denied any wrongdoing, and Madrid issued a statement last week saying it believed the player was innocent. Pepe dodged questions on the future of his Real Madrid team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo on Tuesday and insisted the four-time Ballon d'Or victor was merely focused on the Confederations Cup .

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  • Don't Forget, Otto Warmbier Wasn't North Korea's Only American Prisoner
Don't Forget, Otto Warmbier Wasn't North Korea's Only American Prisoner

It is not clear if Trump was referring to that call or if he has spoken with the Warmbiers since their son died. Trump, however, did not say what such circumstances would be or when the potential meeting with Kim might take place. More than 15 months after he gave a staged confession in North Korea , he is with. Mostly, the administration has ...

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  • McConnell says GOP getting ready for Senate health care vote
McConnell says GOP getting ready for Senate health care vote

Will we have time, more than ten hours since this is a complicated bill , to review the bill ? But they were hoping it would have at least two effects - scare off Republicans wavering over whether to back the measure, and show liberal activists that Democrats are aggressively trying to thwart the legislation, even though they lack the v...

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  • London Mayor Floats Canceling Trump's UK Visit
London Mayor Floats Canceling Trump's UK Visit

Police shot dead all three attackers. No reason to be alarmed . Trump renewed his criticism earlier on Monday of the London mayor's handling of the aftermath of Saturday night's terror attack. Khan received support across the pond too, with his NY counterpart Mayor Bill de Blasio saying: "Mayor Sadiq Khan is doing an extraordinary job ..." ...

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