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North Korea said on Wednesday it is considering plans for a missile strike on the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam , just hours after Trump told the North that any threat to the United States would be met with "fire and fury" . US intelligence officials believe North Korea has the ability to fit a nuclear weapon inside a missile. This is not the first time that DPRK has threatened Guam .
  • Venezuela top court orders jailing of opposition mayor Muchacho

    Venezuela top court orders jailing of opposition mayor Muchacho

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    Muchacho had not attended court hearings related to his case and location was unknown as of Tuesday afternoon. Chacao is a wealthy district of Caracas and one of the five municipalities of Venezuela's capital. In a similar move, on Sunday, Venezuela's chief prosecutor was sacked and ordered to stand trial . The Bloomberg report, published first, claims that the Trump administration is preparing to freeze USA -based assets of up to 20 Venezuelan officials sometime this week.
  • Chicago to file federal lawsuit over sanctuary cities threat

    Chicago to file federal lawsuit over sanctuary cities threat

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    New rules would require police departments to cooperate with immigration agents or risk losing out on federal grant money - something the mayor says Chicago won't do. "The government", the lawsuit says, can't "unilaterally" set new conditions that weren't approved by Congress "and that would federalize local jails and police stations, mandate warrantless detentions in order to investigate for federal civil infractions, sow fear in local immigrant communities, and ultimately make the people of ...
  • Trump begins Bedminster day with an early morning tweet storm

    Trump begins Bedminster day with an early morning tweet storm

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    With poll numbers this embarassing, it's no surprise the belligerent Trump is trying to erode Americans' trust in the free press. A new poll from Firehouse Strategies and 0ptimus shows that President Donald Trump's base appears to be shrinking in swing states that were key to Trump's victory last November.
  • Misra appointed CJI, will have tenure of a year

    Misra appointed CJI, will have tenure of a year

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    After his enrolment as an advocate in 1977, Justice Misra practiced in constitutional, civil, criminal, revenue, service and sales tax matters in the Orissa High Court. In 2010, he was transferred to Delhi as chief justice of Delhi high court. Justice Misra becomes the third person from Odisha to become CJI. Justice Misra was also the head of the bench that had made it mandatory for all cinema halls to play the national anthem before start of every movie show.
  • Rocket fired from Gaza hits southern Israel

    Rocket fired from Gaza hits southern Israel

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    The Al-Aqsa channel of Hamas, which controls the Gaza Strip, reported later that evening that Israeli shells were fired at Hamas targets in the north of the strip. Israel holds Hamas, which rules Gaza, responsible for any missiles of other attacks emanating from the Strip. Three people were injured, including one critically, as Israel bombed Hamas sites in the Gaza Strip, Palestinian security and medical sources have said, hours after a rocket hit the Jewish state.
  • Augie Basketball Ranks Among Best in Nation in Attendance

    Augie Basketball Ranks Among Best in Nation in Attendance

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    For the 14th straight season, the University of Kentucky women's basketball team ranked in the top 25 nationally in average attendance, sitting 14th overall with 5,213 fans per home game during the 2016-17 season. A total of 31,859,477 fans watched student-athletes in Divisions I, II and III in college basketball this past season. Virginia was fifth in the conference and ranked 17th nationally, giving the ACC five schools in the top 20.
  • Escaped inmate kills self at parents' home

    Escaped inmate kills self at parents' home

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    Cops found the assemblage of suspected attacker Branden Powell in a cellar creep space at his family's Antwerp Township home around 9:30 p.m., as indicated by the New York Daily News. In the wake of being imprisoned, Powell opening his throat in a suicide endeavor and experienced surgery at a doctor's facility, Landers said. Powell , a rape suspect, was considered armed and risky after escaping from a prison transport van on Friday.
  • Trump Officially Endorses Luther Strange

    Trump Officially Endorses Luther Strange

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    President Trump tweeted, "Senator Luther Strange has done a great job representing the people of the Great State of Alabama". Odd and his allies also have made Mr. In recent polls, odd leads the pack followed by Judge Roy Moore and US Rep. Mo Brooks. The special election will take place on August 15 and will move onto a runoff election in September with the top two contenders if no one wins a majority.
  • Climate Change's Impact in the US? It's Already Here, Scientists Say

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    An earlier draft of the report was made available to the public a year ago. By law, federal agencies must produce a combined Climate Science Special Report at least every five years. The scientists are saying that unusual record temperatures will become normal. "These persistent levels of denial unique in the USA have been intentionally created by the large carbon polluters taking the playbook from the tobacco companies, hiring pseudo-scientists and putting out false data, and all of us, ...
  • China sets terms for start of talks over sea dispute

    China sets terms for start of talks over sea dispute

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    China also called out "some countries" who voiced concern over island reclamation in the South China Sea in the joint communique issued by ASEAN members on Sunday. They urged China and the Philippines to abide by last year's global arbitration ruling, which invalidated China's claim to nearly the entire South China Sea, where more than $3 trillion worth of sea-borne goods passes every year.