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China: US and North Korea 'need to stop provoking one another'

Trump has sent a aircraft carrier-led strike group to the Korean peninsula to press his point, one of a series of signals that indicate his willingness to shake up foreign policy strategy. Leaders have grown increasingly frustrated with Kim Jong Un's regime for refusing to heed warnings over weapons testing. China is North Korea's lone major ally, but has spoken out against missile and nuclear t... [Full Article...]

Leicester boss Craig Shakespeare not willing to risk Wes Morgan

Leicester boss Craig Shakespeare not willing to risk Wes Morgan Crystal Palace recovered from two goals down to secure a 2-2 draw with Leicester and take their latest step towards preserving their Premier League status. "I think he would fit in at the vast majority of teams in the world". But he told TMW: "We have demonstrated both past year in the Premier League and in the cup of being a team of great value, with great potential". [Full Article...]

Strive's 5th Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Kids are encouraged to bring their Easter baskets to collect goodies located throughout the Zoo. "I thought of something, so like grab two at a time, so I could get like double, "says Woods". The kids at the hunt seemed to really enjoy getting to chase down the eggs. "It's a lot of fun". Eggs rained from the sky Sunday to kick off First Baptist of Bryan's annual Easter celebration. [Full Article...]

Patriots - minus Brady - to visit Trump hours after Hernandez' death

But Brady's absence remains the most interesting story here, even if this isn't the first time he's skipped one of these events. Before the ceremony, star tight end Rob Gronkowski tried to inject some levity by crashing White House press secretary Sean Spicer's daily media briefing. [Full Article...]

FBI Returns Stolen Helmet To Broncos's Von Miller

FBI Returns Stolen Helmet To Broncos's Von Miller Miller was voted the game's MVP after his two strip-sacks of Cam Newton. "That's how insane a year ago was", Miller said recently. "Honestly, I didn't even know my helmet was missing". Houston Police worked with the Federal Bureau of Investigation after the theft and found that the helmet was stolen by Martín Mauricio Ortega Camberos, a credentialed media member who had been stealing equipment a... [Full Article...]

US backtracks on 'armada' sailing towards N. Korea

Several tweets from Trump at the time also signaled that rising tensions were leading to the U.S. taking action against North Korea over the country's nuclear program. On April 9, Adm. Harry Harris said the carrier strike group was headed north to the Western Pacific after departing Singapore on April 8. This US Navy photo, obtained March 31, 2017, shows the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrie... [Full Article...]

In Japan, Vice President Pence Pushes For Bilateral Trade Deal

In Japan, Vice President Pence Pushes For Bilateral Trade Deal On April 17 North Korea's Vice-Foreign Minister Han Song-ryol told the BBC in Pyongyang, that despite global condemnation and growing military tensions with the U.S., North Korea will "be conducting more missile tests on a weekly, monthly and yearly basis". [Full Article...]

Gay Men Tell CNN About "Horrific" Torture At Chechnya's Concentration Camps

Gay Men Tell CNN About A member of the LGBT community, holds a placard with the picture of Russia's President Vladimir Putin during a protest outside the Russian embassy, for the constant discrimination and violence against the gay community in Chechnya and other regions of Russia. [Full Article...]

Can Barcelona pull off another miracle?

Can Barcelona pull off another miracle? Prior to the Juve draw, the last time they failed to win at home was in April 2014, when a 1-1 quarter-final draw against Atletico Madrid under Gerardo Martino saw them exit that year's competition 2-1 on aggregate. "We tried with all our might, but we couldn't find the route to goal", said Barca coach Luis Enrique. "We are human, of course something is going to affect us", he said. [Full Article...]

French candidates boost security ahead of tense vote

Le Pen's percentage in the first round is important. Predictions so far are that Macron and Le Pen would face off in the second round, with Macron likely winning the presidency outright in such a scenario. For the euro, the tension remains high, but at least Macron remains the leader and Melenchon is on the bottom. The 63-year-old has made a modest comeback though, and pollsters see a possib... [Full Article...]

Pence says USA stands by ally Japan on North Korea problem

Pence says USA stands by ally Japan on North Korea problem Pence, on a 10-day Asia trip that will also take him to Indonesia and Australia, said Trump hopes China will use its leverage to get its longtime ally North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons program and ballistic missiles. He said the American commitment to South Korea is "iron-clad and immutable". At the outset of his meeting with Abe, Pence said that "While all options are on the table", Tr... [Full Article...]

Not another one! 'Brenda from Bristol' speaks for Britons sick of elections

When the BBC spoke to Brenda , from the town of Bristol, to gauge the public's reaction to UK Prime Minister Theresa May's call for snap elections, they got a strong response. Worry concerning a Brexit deal is more than enough to be dealing with, but as the United Kingdom learns it will once again be going to the polls in 51 days time, well, it's a lot to process. [Full Article...]

Pence assures Japan: America is with you '100 percent'

Pence assures Japan: America is with you '100 percent' He did not comment on what might have caused the missile to fail. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres separately said "everything" must be done to confront the threat from North Korea and ensure that its missile and nuclear programs do not pose an global threat. [Full Article...]

EU's Tusk questioned for hours in Polish investigation

EU's Tusk questioned for hours in Polish investigation Poland's ruling Law and Justice party (PiS) would like to destroy Donald Tusk, the personal enemy of its leader, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, according to Roman Imielski. Mr Tusk was Polish prime minister from 2007-14. Although Kaczynski holds no government post, he is seen as Poland's main decision-maker. "I want to show the best will possible". [Full Article...]

Pence to tour Indonesia's largest mosque in outreach to Muslims

Pence to tour Indonesia's largest mosque in outreach to Muslims He also says the era of over-regulation "is over" and Trump aims to bring in a new era of jobs and growth. North Korea regularly threatens to destroy Japan, South Korea and the United States and it showed no let-up in its belligerence after the failed missile test on Sunday, a day after putting on a huge display of missiles at a parade in Pyongyang. [Full Article...]

Pentagon to test ability to shoot down North Korean missiles

The long-scheduled tests in the Pacific are part of the US military's overall ballistic missile defense program to defend against North Korean or Iranian threats - but are, for now at least, aimed at ensuring the US can defend against a threat from North Korea, US defense officials said . [Full Article...]

British lawmakers set to approve PM May's June 8 election plan

Professor Martin Smith, head of the University of York's Department of Politics, said: "With a large Conservative majority, the government will be able to get through any Brexit deal". That would give May a powerful mandate extending until 2022, long enough to cover the Brexit negotiations plus a possible transition period into new trading arrangements with the European Union - a prospect that... [Full Article...]

Georgia run-off sets new test for President Trump

And according to Brian Fallon, the former spokesperson for failed Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, Ossoff's showing in Georgia's 6th district could potentially be a roadmap for the Democratic Party's strategy going forward to win over wealthy, white voters. [Full Article...]

AIADMK leader TTV Dhinkaran calls MLAs' meeting

It has been learnt that he had struck a deal for Rs 50 crore for helping the AIADMK faction keep the "two leaves" symbol, said an officer privy to the probe. Panneerselvam reiterated that AIADMK founder and former Chief Minister M.G. Ramachandran and his successor J. Jayalalithaa led the party as a movement of cadres. [Full Article...]

Scale of civilians fleeing Iraq's Mosul 'staggering' - senior United Nations relief official

USA soldiers from the 82nd Airborne Division fire artillery in support of Iraqi forces fighting Islamic State militants from their base east of Mosul on Monday, April 17, 2017. Troops have had the centuries-old mosque with its leaning minaret in their sights since last month. Also in the day, the Iraqi military issued new instructions to the trapped families remaining in IS-held neighbor... [Full Article...]


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