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Pence also visited USA troops stationed in South Korea. The vice president earlier visited a military installation near the DMZ, Camp Bonifas, for a briefing with military leaders. He also said that the "era of patience" with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has come to an end. Pence said he had spoken with President Donald Trump, who asked to convey to the troops in South Korea that "we're proud of you and we're grateful for your service".
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    Munoz, who leads United's parent company, apologized again to Kentucky physician David Dao, his family and the other passengers who witnessed him being taken off the flight. It was at least Munoz's fourth statement about the confrontation. These complex software packages, generally outsourced from either Hewlett Packard Enterprise or IBM, combine all major passenger service functions, including pricing, shopping, reservations, ticketing, check-in and seat assignment, said Brett Snyder, founder ...
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    Authorities are looking for Steve Stephens , 37, a case manager at a behavioral health agency in Cleveland. Officials in the OH city said they were looking for Steve Stephens in connection with the one confirmed killing but had found no evidence to support what police said was a claim he made in the video of having killed more than a dozen other people.
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    VP warns North Korea 'strategic patience' is over

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    Earlier, Pence made an unannounced visit to the perilous Demilitarized Zone separating North and South Korea , which he called the "frontier of freedom". Although the vice president said that the United States wanted to deal with North Korea "through peaceable means, through negotiations", he made it clear that military force would be used if necessary.
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    With Washington pushing a trade agenda aimed at reducing deficits, experts say the most logical option is to lengthen the time period for reviewing currency market interventions from 12 months to several years. However, if for example he put a 30 percent tariff on imports from Mexico, it is nearly certain that the Mexican peso would drop in value against the U.S.
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    Syria's government has denied responsibility for the gas attack in a rebel-held area of northern Syria that killed at least 87 people, many of them children. In Moscow , Tillerson and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said they'd create working groups to smooth over differences on issues where the two countries share common goals.
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    If you're still suffering from possible war anxiety, another sign to watch for is whether Vice President Mike Pence travels to Seoul , South Korea, on Sunday as part of a previously scheduled tour of Asia. As NPR's Merrit Kennedy reported earlier this week, the regime said it would "hold the US wholly accountable for the catastrophic consequences to be entailed by its outrageous actions".
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    On the campaign trail, Trump had called North Atlantic Treaty Organisation "obsolete". "While China now meets only one of the three criteria for currency manipulation listed in the report, the text makes clear that China's large bilateral trade surplus with the United States is by itself enough to warrant careful scrutiny of China's trade and currency practices", Prasad said .
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    Having free candy infront of these overly eager children and telling them not to pick it up was like standing on the lakeshore and asking Lake Michigan to stop making waves. In the event of rain, the hunt will be relocated inside the college. Call (406) 273-4246 for more information. Baked goods, colored eggs and other goodies will be available.
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    Addendum: Is China cutting off North Korea's access to tourism? "The United States is troubled by China's economic retaliation against South Korea for taking appropriate steps to defend itself", the Vice President said. Pacific Command revealed . "Why would I call China a currency manipulator when they are working with us on the North Korean problem?" The vice president earlier visited a military installation near the DMZ, Camp Bonifas, for a briefing with military leaders at the ...
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    Doing simple math and assuming Trump gets two terms as President (which, of course, isn't guaranteed), Trump has been to his clubs 19 times in 12 weeks. He also defended his flip flop on his decision not to label China a currency manipulator . Trump says his administration will not label China a currency manipulator, backing away from a campaign promise, even as he says the dollar is "getting too strong" and eventually will hurt the USA economy.