• Kim Jong Un Praises ‘Excellent’ Letter from Trump

    Kim Jong Un Praises ‘Excellent’ Letter from Trump

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    North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has received a personal letter of "excellent content" from Donald Trump , the country's state news agency said Sunday. The Chinese president said during a landmark visit to Pyongyang on Thursday that he is willing to play a "positive and constructive role" towards achieving the denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula, the official Xinhua News Agency said.
  • Trump says U.S. will impose 'indispensable' sanctions on Iran starting Monday

    Trump says U.S. will impose 'indispensable' sanctions on Iran starting Monday

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    A senior Trump administration official said, "There was complete unanimity among the president's advisers and the Department of Defense leadership on appropriate response to Iran's activities". Mr. Trump said Iran also had a plane carrying 38 people on its sights, but the country made the "very wise" decision not to shoot it down. Washington has ramped up sanctions pressure on Tehran since previous year and several violent incidents in the Gulf have been blamed on the rising tension.
  • Nine dead in plane crash on Oahu

    Nine dead in plane crash on Oahu

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    According to the NTSB , The airplane was a Beechcraft 65 King Air registered to N80896 LLC, and operated by Bay Area Skydiving under the provisions of 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91. Remnants of an aircraft carrying nine people lies on the ground near a fence that surrounds Dillingham Airfield in Mokuleia, just off Farrington Highway, Friday, June 21, 2019.
  • Iran: 'We warned USA aircraft before shooting it down'

    Iran: 'We warned USA aircraft before shooting it down'

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    Trump said Friday the United States was "cocked & loaded" to strike Iran but pulled back at the last minute because it would not have been a "proportionate" response to Tehran shooting down an American drone. The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on Thursday issued an emergency order prohibiting U.S. operators from flying in an oversea area of Tehran-controlled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman.
  • Airlines reroute flights to avoid Iranian airspace in the Gulf

    Airlines reroute flights to avoid Iranian airspace in the Gulf

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    United's action came about on Thursday, following the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration issuing an emergency warning that prohibited U.S. airlines from flying over the Straits of Hormuz and the Gulf of Oman. Iraq combat veteran Bryan Suits gives his take on Iran's attack against a USA military drone. Citing unspecified Iranian threats, the USA has sent an aircraft carrier to the region and deployed additional troops alongside the tens of thousands already there.
  • ICE to Begin Raids Targeting Migrants on Sunday

    ICE to Begin Raids Targeting Migrants on Sunday

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    President Trump said Saturday that he would delay his widespread migrant family roundups for two weeks "at the request of Democrats". President Trump released a series of tweets defending the move. cities on Sunday. After thousands of children, some as young as four months old, were taken from their parents at the US-Mexico border, the White House has struggled to reunify them with their parents, despite court orders to do so.
  • Here's The Latest On Missouri's Last Abortion Clinic

    Here's The Latest On Missouri's Last Abortion Clinic

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    Louis Circuit Court judge granted Planned Parenthood's request to temporarily prevent state officials from revoking the clinic's license to provide abortions in the face of health officials attempting to revoke the license of the state's sole abortion provider.
  • Trump faces new sexual assault allegation; he issues denial

    Trump faces new sexual assault allegation; he issues denial

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    Jessica Leeds claims that Trump touched her in inappropriate ways in the early 1980s while the two were seated next to each other on a flight. "It goes with your eyes", I say, laughing and throwing it back. "Shame on those who make up false stories of assault to try to get publicity for themselves, or sell a book, or carry out a political agenda - like Julie Swetnick who falsely accused Justice Brett Kavanaugh", Trump said.
  • Iran Summons UAE Envoy over US Drone Intrusion

    Iran Summons UAE Envoy over US Drone Intrusion

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    President Barack Obama. Abbas Mousavi, spokesman for Iran's Foreign Ministry, gives a press conference in the capital Tehran on May 28, 2019. "If it's not military or something, there's got to be a cost to Iran-we have to send a message".