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People South Korea and United States discuss future of joint war games
Author: 0 South Korea and United States discuss future of joint war games

The North Korean general is No Kwang Chol, the country's new defense minister. "But he's a killer", O'Reilly said to Trump . South Korean presidential spokesman Kim Eui-kyeom described Moon's comments from a meeting with U.S. Trump said not only was a pullout not discussed, the U.S. "is not drawing down at all". Kang said on Thursday that joint military exercises with the United States, which have been conducted twice a year, are an issue to be determined through consultations between ...

People Canadian Minister Says Nafta Talks Will Continue Through Summer
Author: 0 Canadian Minister Says Nafta Talks Will Continue Through Summer

Trump says he watched that news conference on his way to Singapore, and was upset because he thought he and Trudeau had had a positive meeting in Charlevoix. He later called Trudeau "very dishonest & weak " and refused to sign a joint statement following negotiations. "But whatever this great country's choice will turn out to be - let me be clear that Canada knows where it stands".

People India to celebrate Eid on June 16
Author: 0 India to celebrate Eid on June 16

Sheikh Thaqeel Al Shammari. A meeting of the Central Ruet-i-Hilal Committee for sighting of Eid moon is underway in Karachi today (Thursday). "So, that means the Eid will be celebrated on Saturday in Delhi and several other parts of the country", he was quoted by news agency PTI .

People Prof John Stremlau on the Trump-Kim Summit
Author: 0 Prof John Stremlau on the Trump-Kim Summit

But Toronto chef and writer Sang Kim struck a more hopeful note, saying the talks with Trump build upon a key meeting with the South Korean president earlier in the year. Despite Trump's claim to have achieved something that eluded his predecessors, previous USA administrations extracted more specific commitments from Pyongyang, only to see them breached.

People Daytona Beach firefighters work to rescue riders after roller coaster derails
Author: 0 Daytona Beach firefighters work to rescue riders after roller coaster derails

Two people fell 34 feet to the ground at the Boardwalk, according to fire officials. Fire crews arrived on the scene and rescued eight riders who were stuck in the three derailed cars. Ten riders were extricated from the roller-coaster . The ride opened at the Boardwalk in August 2013, after it was purchased from a closed down amusement park.

People Sarah Sanders, Raj Shah preparing to leave White House, CBS reports
Author: 0 Sarah Sanders, Raj Shah preparing to leave White House, CBS reports

CBS News also reported that principal deputy press secretary Raj Shah is planning to leave the Trump administration as well. When Acosta asked about her "very biblical" remark, Sanders suggested he was taking her words out of context, adding: "I know it's hard for you to understand, even short sentences, I guess".

People Watchdog Says FBI Wasn’t Politically Biased in 2016, But Texts Reveal Otherwise
Author: 0 Watchdog Says FBI Wasn’t Politically Biased in 2016, But Texts Reveal Otherwise

The Justice Department inspector general , Michael Horowitz, announced last week that his office would release its report Thursday - which is also Trump's birthday. Horowitz found a "troubling lack of any direct, substantive communication" between Comey and Attorney-General Lynch ahead of Comey's July 5 press conference on Clinton and his October 28 letter to Congress.

People Kim invites Trump to visit Pyongyang as North hails 'radical switchover'
Author: 0 Kim invites Trump to visit Pyongyang as North hails 'radical switchover'

The US and allies had urged North Korea for a "complete, verifiable, irreversible denuclearisation " of the North Korean peninsula but it is not yet clear if that has really been signed. The VFW had asked Trump to raise the issue during negotiations. In the lead up to the G-7, which was hosted by Canada, Trump slammed Trudeau and French President Emmanuel Macron on Twitter , saying their countries were treating the USA unfairly when it came to trade.

People S. Korea hails Trump-Kim summit as 'talks of the century'
Author: 0 S. Korea hails Trump-Kim summit as 'talks of the century'

Trump also said he and Kim had discussed human rights briefly. He added Otto Warmbier , an American once detained in North Korea , "did not die in vain" because his death brought about the nuclear talks. "The past has...placed many obstacles in our way but we overcame all of them and we are here today". "This would not only reward all those who have spared no efforts in their attempts to make their meeting a reality, it would also enable both to hail it as a success", the editorial ...

People China suggests sanctions relief for N Korea after U.S. summit
Author: 0 China suggests sanctions relief for N Korea after U.S. summit

President Trump's meeting with Kim Jong-un affects Koreans living in Kansas who fear for the safety of their loved ones in Asia. Moons' comments were made during a plenary meeting of the National Security Council, the first of its kind this year, Yonhap news agency reports.

People IG Report: Comey’s Handling of Clinton Investigation ‘Negatively Impacted’ FBI
Author: 0 IG Report: Comey’s Handling of Clinton Investigation ‘Negatively Impacted’ FBI

Hogan Gidley, a White House spokesman, told reporters on Thursday that he hadn't yet seen the inspector general's report and "I'm not going to get ahead of any of that". The report suggests that text from Peter Strzok , who was later dropped from Mueller's team, "implies a willingness to take official action to impact the presidential candidate's electoral prospects".

People Possible tornado rips through Wilkes-Barre; multiple buildings damaged
Author: 0 Possible tornado rips through Wilkes-Barre; multiple buildings damaged

A possible tornado ripped through Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, Wednesday evening, causing significant damage to the township. At least seven tornadoes have been reported in Pennsylvania this year, CNN meteorologists said. Joy Frie told The (Wilkes-Barre) Citizens' Voice that staff and patrons huddled in the kitchen of the bar where she bartends until they could escape to another business.

People Brexit funder Arron Banks walks out of MPs' questions for lunch date
Author: 0 Brexit funder Arron Banks walks out of MPs' questions for lunch date

At the first lunch, we had a discussion about how unlikely he thought Brexit was". Mr Banks replied: 'No. MP Ian Lucas tried to ask another question but Banks said: "The word is no. The committee is quizzing Banks about his possible ties to Russian Federation, after the Sunday Times said his ties to the country went further and deeper than he had previously disclosed.

People Just in: Rising Kashmir editor, Shujaat Bukhari shot
Author: 0 Just in: Rising Kashmir editor, Shujaat Bukhari shot

He was accompanied by his driver and Personal Security Officer ( PSO ). They were taken to the nearest hospital. In an emotional response, Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said, "Terrorism has hit a new low with Shujaat's killing".

People New York Attorney General Sues Trump Foundation
Author: 0 New York Attorney General Sues Trump Foundation

In 2012, a man named Martin B. Greenberg sued the Trump National Golf Club after he made a hole-in-one at a fund-raising golf tournament that had promised to pay $ 1 million to golfers who aced the 13th hole, as he did. from serving on the board of any future NY nonprofit. That could force the children to cut ties with a variety of groups, including charities of their own.

People Italy summons French envoy as migration dispute escalates
Author: 0 Italy summons French envoy as migration dispute escalates

French President Emmanuel Macron accused Italy's new populist government of "cynicism and irresponsibility" for closing its ports to the 629 migrants. "Such statements are undermining relations between Italy and France", Italy's foreign ministry said in a statement Wednesday. The German chancellor, who is working to pull together a Europe-wide deal on redistributing asylum seekers and find a more lasting solution to illegal migration involving enhanced controls along the European Union's ...

Author: 0 CBS report: Sarah Huckabee Sanders planning to depart the White House

In reality, the Journal had quoted a White House official, and the White House had declined to provide a comment to the Times. Come on, Sarah. You're a parent. "These people have nothing. I would cite you to the Apostle Paul and his clear and wise command in Romans 13, to obey the laws of the government because God has ordained them for the objective of order".

People Hot, dry conditions help fuel fast-moving wildfires in the West
Author: 0 Hot, dry conditions help fuel fast-moving wildfires in the West

A total of at least seven major wildfires were raging in parts Colorado on Tuesday, marking the biggest concentration of roughly 30 blazes burning across nine Western states as the 2018 summer wildfire season heated up across the region. "We're not out of the woods by any means, but we've been very fortunate there have not been any homes burned or firefighters hurt". Knowingly violating the closures brings a mandatory federal court appearance and could draw a fine of up to $5,000 and six ...

People Previous GOP House Rep Loses Primary After Attack By Trump
Author: 0 Previous GOP House Rep Loses Primary After Attack By Trump

Meanwhile, Sanford's defeat means Congress will lose an advocate for limited government and individual liberty at the end of the current term. Arrington's win came as Sanford has focused his last two years in Congress on bashing President Donald Trump whenever he can, most notoriously falsely accusing the president of being "partially to blame" for the shooter at a Republican baseball practice last year that left House Majority Whip Steve Scalise critically wounded.

People India rejects United Nations report on human rights violation in Kashmir as 'fallacious'
Author: 0 India rejects United Nations report on human rights violation in Kashmir as 'fallacious'

It is fallacious, tendentious and motivated. It further called the report a selective compilation of largely unverified information. "It is overtly prejudiced and seeks to build a false narrative". "Despite the Government of Pakistan's assertions of denial of any support to these groups, experts believe that Pakistan's military continues to support their operations across the Line of Control in Indian-Administered Kashmir", the report said.

People Theresa May avoids Commons defeat after Brexit climbdown
Author: 0 Theresa May avoids Commons defeat after Brexit climbdown

Frank Field, a veteran lawmaker from the northwest of England, was his first victim after suggesting the point of the amendment Pennycook was backing was to stop Brexit, then Gareth Snell , who represents Stoke-on-Trent in the Midlands, got the same treatment for making a similar point.

Author: 0 A success for Kim, not so much for Trump

She reported in April on the first summit between North and South Korea in a decade, and then on Trump's meeting with Kim. "I don't think it would be the end of the world, because it's the world we already live in", he said . Israel's acquisition of nuclear weapons received tacit support from Washington, which saw it as providing a guarantee of safety in a volatile region.

People Trump aide Peter Navarro sorry for ‘place in hell’ quip
Author: 0 Trump aide Peter Navarro sorry for ‘place in hell’ quip

Trump quickly fired back on Twitter , calling Trudeau's comments " very dishonest and weak ". G-7 leaders jumped to the defense of Trudeau and reiterated their support for their joint statement. She said the tariffs were "a naked example of the United States putting its thumb on the scale in violation of the very rules it helped to write". The backstabbing charge seems over the top, but the White House's contention is that Trudeau ought to have capped the G-7 summit by talking about ...

People Spain’s Basques form 202-km human chain to call for independence vote
Author: 0 Spain’s Basques form 202-km human chain to call for independence vote

A human chain made of 175,000 people stretched 200 kilometers (124 miles) Sunday in a display to demand an independence vote for the Basque region in northern Spain. The chain wasn't strictly about the right to vote for independence. Former Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, who was widely criticised for his handling of the Catalan crisis, was ousted from office in a no-confidence vote on June 1.

People Bill Richardson: U.S., North Korea statement has 'no meat on bones'
Author: 0 Bill Richardson: U.S., North Korea statement has 'no meat on bones'

But in an extraordinary media conference later, Mr Trump announced details are not in the paper. This is going to be a very complicated process once you start getting into matters of timing, a kind of sequencing. Trump and Kim referred back to the so-called Panmunjom Declaration, which contained a weak commitment to denuclearization but no specifics on how to achieve it.

People Kim Deal Signals North Korea May Never Give Up Its Nukes
Author: 0 Kim Deal Signals North Korea May Never Give Up Its Nukes

A day after his historic nuclear summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jon Un in Singapore , Trump took to Twitter on Wednesday saying the meeting was a "very positive experience" and "everyone can feel much safer than the day I took office".

People London Breed Elected San Francisco Mayor
Author: 0 London Breed Elected San Francisco Mayor

After more than a week of suspense, San Francisco now knows its mayor: London Breed . Though San Francisco is a one-party town (the Republican candidate, Richie Greenberg, earned just 2.83% of first-choice votes), the divisions between "moderate" and "progressive" Democrats can be bitter, with stark disagreements over how best to address the city's housing and homelessness crises.

People Corbyn suffers rebellion as MPs defywhip over Brexit
Author: 0 Corbyn suffers rebellion as MPs defywhip over Brexit

Yesterday a minister unexpectedly resigned over the government's Brexit strategy, but one of his constituents is still absolutely fuming about it. He said that remaining in the EEA, which includes membership of the single market, was not a flawless solution.

People Detained immigrant takes his own life in Texas jail cell
Author: 0 Detained immigrant takes his own life in Texas jail cell

The sheriff's office said he didn't show any mental health problems or say anything that might have suggested he was thinking about killing himself. Video footage shows Munoz using a sweater to strangle himself. Tullius said. Many who have criticized the policy have focused on its effect on children who are separated from their parents. The president has blamed Democrats for creating a law that requires children and parents to be separated, but no such law exists.

People Sarah Sanders and Raj Shah planning to leave White House
Author: 0 Sarah Sanders and Raj Shah planning to leave White House

However, she did not address the accuracy of the report. "Does [CBS News] know something I don't about my plans and my future? " she posted. Sanders plans to leave at the end of the year, according to CBS. Kelly's, are said to be thinking about how much longer they can stay. CBS News wrote that neither "Sanders nor Shah immediately responded to repeated requests for comment".

People President Trump nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
Author: 0 President Trump nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

The lawmakers told Norwegian wire service Norwegian News Agency that Trump "had taken a huge and important step" toward peace with North Korea and disarmament. "Divisive and irresponsible from a presidential hopeful". The most recent Americans to win the Peace Prize were then-President Obama in 2009 and former Vice President Al Gore in 2007.

People George H.W. Bush breaks a record on his birthday
Author: 0 George H.W. Bush breaks a record on his birthday

Bush is celebrating at his home in Kennebunkport, Maine, as he has in years past, family spokesman Jim McGrath said . Several of his children are in town, including former President George W. Two other former US presidents made it to 93: deceased Republicans Ronald Reagan and Gerald Ford . Another son, Neil Bush, called on people in a newspaper opinion piece to volunteer and "to become a point of light".