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People North Korea executes diplomats due to failed summit with Trump
Author: 0 North Korea executes diplomats due to failed summit with Trump

DPRK leader Kim Jong Un inspects a construction site of Yangdeok, DPRK, in this undated photo released on October 31, 2018. The execution came following the failed talks with North Korea and the US. He had been Kim's most trusted policy adviser and was removed from one of his posts . An official at South Korea's Unification Ministry declined to comment.

People Father of children killed in fiery head-on crash shares heartbreak
Author: 0 Father of children killed in fiery head-on crash shares heartbreak

The driver of the truck, a 47-year-old man, was taken to Kingaroy Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. He was taken to hospital with "multiple injuries", but his life was not in danger, the ambulance service said. School principal Mark Jones remembered the pair as happy girls. "They were both joyful and friendly children who will be greatly missed by all their friends and family", the statement said.

People Malaysia to let Lynas continue running rare earths plant despite waste concerns
Author: 0 Malaysia to let Lynas continue running rare earths plant despite waste concerns

According to the PM, this is due to the fact that big tech companies such as Huawei have research capabilities that are way bigger than the whole Malaysia combined. "A win-win situation does not mean that we get everything that we asked for". "Had a neutral party examined and made the conclusion, Malaysia is willing to accept the findings but here we have parties with political interests in the matter", he added.

People US Tariffs on Chinese Products 'Having Devastating Effect' for Beijing
Author: 0 US Tariffs on Chinese Products 'Having Devastating Effect' for Beijing

However, the tit-for-tat trade war between the US and China, may present a challenge to the industry which heavily relies on China. China and the U.S. The US tariffs appear to have already had an impact on Chinese manufacturing activity, which contracted more than expected this month, official data showed on Friday.

People Air quality alert issued for Calgary
Author: 0 Air quality alert issued for Calgary

Meanwhile, projections on the Firesmoke website show smoke from northern Alberta fires gathering over the North Slave from the early hours of Saturday, reaching a peak at around 6pm to 7pm. "This is a sad irony that we are disposing of climate policy at the same time where the urgency of this problem is becoming more and more evident", Dr.

People New PNG leader aims to 'maximise gain' from resources sector
Author: 0 New PNG leader aims to 'maximise gain' from resources sector

Papua New Guinea, one of Asia's poorest nations, is rich in natural resources, including large gas fields. "I have every right to tweak and turn resource laws for my country, then it will empower my citizens as well", he said to cheers and applause at Parliament House in Port Moresby, the capital.

People Israel to auction prefab classrooms donated by European Union to Palestinians
Author: 0 Israel to auction prefab classrooms donated by European Union to Palestinians

The suspect, police added, was shot by security forces while running through the Old City's Muslim quarter. 'They killed him. with a bullet to his heart, like a game, and 16 years I've been raising him'. Palestinian officials, angered by Trump's decision in 2017 to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, have already spurned it, believing it will be heavily biased in favor of Israel.

People Group of 116 Africans arrested at border
Author: 0 Group of 116 Africans arrested at border

The migrants were nabbed after they crossed the initial border fence, gaining a foothold on USA land, and were apprehended in the buffer zone between the first-tier fence and a secondary fence layered further back. On Wednesday, for example, Border Patrol agents near downtown El Paso, Texas, encountered a group of 1,036 migrants who had entered the country illegally - the biggest cluster the agency has ever seen.

People At least 11 dead, multiple injured in Virginia Beach shooting; shooter killed
Author: 0 At least 11 dead, multiple injured in Virginia Beach shooting; shooter killed

The Virginian-Pilot newspaper reported, citing a police officer, that a shooter had been inside the "operations building" situated next door to City Hall. Get push notifications with news, features and more. The PD tweeted again about 30 minutes later stating that the shooter had been taken into custody and that multiple injuries were reported.

People Trump assails 'totally conflicted' Robert Mueller
Author: 0 Trump assails 'totally conflicted' Robert Mueller

Cyber-security experts have said that US election systems and presidential campaigns are still vulnerable to attack , and have also warned that Russian trolls are likely to try influencing USA elections again. They argued that the president repeatedly dangled pardons, posted threatening tweets and private messages to try to sway his former associates from working with the special counsel's office.

People Ocasio-Cortez and Ted Cruz actually agree on lobbying reform
Author: 0 Ocasio-Cortez and Ted Cruz actually agree on lobbying reform

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) be the next dynamic duo? Law mandates ex-House members must wait a year to lobby their former colleagues, while ex-senators must wait two. "She's interested in people with criminal records being able to get housing". Responding to a clip of the interview with Carson, Ocasio-Cortez observed that bipartisanship is seen as either something only moderates can do or as a feat requiring someone to give up their principles.

People Jeremy Corbyn: Public vote is only way out of Brexit crisis
Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn: Public vote is only way out of Brexit crisis

Conservatives are now scrambling around to appoint a new leaders, with many predicting a straight fight between Boris Johnson and Michael Gove. Ms Swinson, who also served as a minister in the coalition government, is already the bookmakers' favourite.

People China willing to meet reasonable rare earth demand from other countries
Author: 0 China willing to meet reasonable rare earth demand from other countries

The move will cap a week that was marked by a heated war of words and Chinese threats to curb exports of rare earths , which are key to United States tech industries, after President Donald Trump blacklisted telecom giant Huawei . Xi and Trump are likely to find it "difficult" to make major progress towards ending the trade war, a former top Chinese official said. Since the latest round of USA tariffs, which caught Beijing by surprise, Chinese state media has gone on the offensive.

People China To Create Blacklist Of
Author: 0 China To Create Blacklist Of "Unreliable" Foreign Firms Amid Huawei Row

The move is an apparent response to the U.S. Department of Commerce putting Huawei Technologies Co. Entities are "unreliable" if they "fail to comply with market rules, break from the spirit of contracts and block or stop supplying Chinese enterprise for non-commercial reasons, seriously damaging the legitimate rights and interests of Chinese enterprises", ministry spokesman Gao Feng said at a news briefing.

People Six-year-old child 'falls from ride' at Lightwater Valley
Author: 0 Six-year-old child 'falls from ride' at Lightwater Valley

The boy is believed to have fallen from the Twister rollercoaster at Lightwater Valley, near Ripon, in North Yorkshire. On Friday, May 31, the force issued an update which describes the child's condition at "critical". According to a police spokesperson, officers remain at the scene. An inquest into the incident heard the ride had not been wired up properly. "I thought she was just scared of being on the ride, but she was hysterical".

People North Koreans ‘forced to pay bribes’ to survive
Author: 0 North Koreans ‘forced to pay bribes’ to survive

Women wanting to earn money are particularly vulnerable, it said. Pyongyang has been frequently condemned by the worldwide community for decades of prioritising the military and its nuclear weapons programme over adequately providing for its people - an imbalance some critics say the UN's aid programme encourages.

People Qatar PM to make rare trip to Saudi Arabia for emergency summit
Author: 0 Qatar PM to make rare trip to Saudi Arabia for emergency summit

Iraq has offered to mediate between the United States and Iran amid escalating tensions and as Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers steadily unravels. President Trump has said he does not want a military escalation with Iran. The Trump administration's taken a hard line with Iran, first withdrawing from Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers a year ago, then imposing punishing economic sanctions on the country.

People Netanyahu, Trump's advisers discuss US peace plan
Author: 0 Netanyahu, Trump's advisers discuss US peace plan

Three important players in U.S. President Donald Trump's long-delayed Middle East peace plan met in Jerusalem on Thursday , but gave no hint about whether its rollout would be further postponed by Israel's political turmoil. The Kushner delegation had visited Morocco and Jordan before heading to Israel. He described the meeting as "excellent and fruitful", adding that it "emphasized that the alliance between the US and Israel has never been stronger and will continue to grow even stronger".

People South Korean daily says Kim Jong Un executed, purged top nuclear negotiators
Author: 0 South Korean daily says Kim Jong Un executed, purged top nuclear negotiators

Kim Jong-un is believed to have ordered the purge, which also swept up other officials in the negotiations, to contain internal unrest and mounting public dissatisfaction over the failed summit. Kim Hyok-chol had been the counterpart to Stephen Biegun, the USA special representative for North Korea, before the summit. Their negotiations could not narrow wide differences between their governments over the terms under which North Korea would give up its nuclear arsenal.

People In Brussels, May urges successor to seek Brexit deal
Author: 0 In Brussels, May urges successor to seek Brexit deal

Mr Hunt said any prime minister who promised to leave the European Union by a specific date, without the time to renegotiate and pass a new deal, would effectively be committing to a general election because Parliament would bring down the government.

People Merkel and Macron tensions rise over European Union top jobs
Author: 0 Merkel and Macron tensions rise over European Union top jobs

Tusk said he hoped to have nominations agreed in June and that in his negotiations with the European Parliament and EU capitals he would aim to maintain a balance among candidates in terms of geographies, gender and party affiliation. The leaders of France, Spain, Belgium, Portugal and the Netherlands - all liberals or socialists - met over lunch on Tuesday and a Spanish government source said an "alliance of progressive forces" was taking form.

People McConnell: 'We'd Fill' Any Supreme Court Vacancy in 2020
Author: 0 McConnell: 'We'd Fill' Any Supreme Court Vacancy in 2020

McConnell went on to successfully block President Barack Obama's Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland from receiving a hearing. While speaking at the Paducah Chamber of Commerce luncheon in Kentucky on Tuesday, McConnell was asked what his position would be on filling a Supreme Court vacancy should a justice die in 2020.

People Pence discusses abortion with Trudeau, repeats Trump's 'infanticide' claim
Author: 0 Pence discusses abortion with Trudeau, repeats Trump's 'infanticide' claim

Democrats in Washington now want stronger enforcement of labor standards and they oppose a provision that protects drugmakers from competition. "I highlighted to the vice president that there was a significant amount of concern among Canadians on the new anti-choice laws being passed in a number of American states and highlighted that Canadians and indeed this government will always be a stanch defender of woman's rights and a woman's right to choose", Trudeau said.

People Louisiana's Democratic Governor Signs Abortion Ban into Law
Author: 0 Louisiana's Democratic Governor Signs Abortion Ban into Law

Another day, and another red state enacts another unconstitutional abortion ban . Lawmakers in the USA state of Louisiana on Wednesday (29 May) approved an abortion law prohibiting procedures once a heartbeat is detectable. A federal judge on Friday placed a stay on the law while the legal challenges play out. More than a dozen Democratic lawmakers joined all the Republicans in voting for the new law.

People Fake Accounts Pose as Candidates, Reporters to Push Pro-Iran Agenda
Author: 0 Fake Accounts Pose as Candidates, Reporters to Push Pro-Iran Agenda

Gelicher said all of the purged accounts and pages were misleading people into thinking they were from the US or Europe and sometimes impersonated media organizations from the Middle East. Overall, FireEye only assesses with "low confidence" that the campaign was tied to supporting Iranian political interests. Accounts expressed support for the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action -- the deal aimed at curbing Iran's nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief.

People World's tiniest micro-preemie heads home from hospital 5 months after birth
Author: 0 World's tiniest micro-preemie heads home from hospital 5 months after birth

Her mother gave birth to her through an emergency C-section, three months ahead of schedule, after bring diagnosed with preeclampsia - a pregnancy complication characterised by high blood pressure and damage to another organ system. Emma Wiest, another nurse featured in the video, said Saybie was so small at birth that "you could barely see her on the bed". Babies are typically born at 42 weeks, the hospital said.

People Gun-toting MS camp manager chases picnicking black couple from lake
Author: 0 Gun-toting MS camp manager chases picnicking black couple from lake

After spending some time looking on Google, the couple found a lake in Starkville where they enjoy a picnic with their dog. "The first thing he says is 'oh, you don't need a reservation for the lake.' Then she pulls up flying, hops out the vehicle, then proceeded to yell at my wife get in the auto, you need to get back in the auto, just cussing her out and she's not even saying anything", said Franklin Richardson .

People Meghan McCain blasts Trump over ship controversy
Author: 0 Meghan McCain blasts Trump over ship controversy

Navy". The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain . The Wall Street Journal cited an email between USA military officials containing the instruction to move the USS John S. He said sailors on the ship were given the day off for Memorial Day. A U.S. official, speaking on condition of anonymity, confirmed to Reuters that an initial request had been made to keep the John McCain out of sight during Trump's speech but was scrapped by senior Navy officials.

People WikiLeaks says Assange is ill; he misses brief court hearing
Author: 0 WikiLeaks says Assange is ill; he misses brief court hearing

Assange, 47, was apprehended by cops after he finally left the Ecuadorian embassy in London in April. Assange was scheduled to appear before Westminster Magistrates' Court tomorrow for a hearing about his extradition request after the USA brought charges for hacking 750,000 classified documents, which carries a five-year sentence.

People Kremlin in secret nuclear testing, claims USA military
Author: 0 Kremlin in secret nuclear testing, claims USA military

The Arms Control Association, a Washington-based research and advocacy group, called for US administration officials to release more evidence to back up the assertion, and for the Senate to ratify the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. 'Nuclear tests can not be carried out secretly, ' it quoted him as saying. "They have been in breach for several years and they have tested, produced, fielded an INF weapon", she said.

People White House Leaves Door Open To Trump Backing Amash Primary Foe
Author: 0 White House Leaves Door Open To Trump Backing Amash Primary Foe

She began by telling Amash that she had been a "supporter" of his since he first was elected into Congress in 2010 but now was "disappointed" by his support for impeachment. Kamala Harris , a former prosecutor, said in SC. As many were quick to point out, this is not what Mueller said. Trump hasn't taken that so well , calling Amash a "loser" and "total lightweight" last week.

People PM Modi meets Jaitley after he opts out of ministry
Author: 0 PM Modi meets Jaitley after he opts out of ministry

Ending days of speculations, Jaitley posted on Twitter the letter he wrote to Modi requesting recusal from being a part of the new government on health grounds. Railway and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal was the stand-in finance minister who presented the interim budget for 2019-20. Jaitley had undergone renal transplant on May 14 a year ago at AIIMS, New Delhi , with Goyal filling in for him at that time too.

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