United States would talk to N. Korea if missile, nuclear tests stop: Haley

The US, Japan and South Korea called the emergency meeting to press global demands that North Korea change course and dismantle its missile and nuclear programmes. On Tuesday, US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley accused North Korea of threatening the entire world with its military actions. The council on Monday unanimously condemned North Korea's latest missile test and warned of new sanctions.

President 'evolving' on climate action, pressured by Europeans

He said that attacks would only steel the resolve of world leaders to fight terrorism. For example, just one in three Americans who are Republican or lean Republican say they believe that free-trade agreements have been good for the USA, according to a poll last month by the Pew Research Center.

Scott Jamieson cards flawless opening round to share clubhouse lead at Wentworth

Scott Jamieson cards flawless opening round to share clubhouse lead at Wentworth

After opening with a 68 in the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth on Thursday, he made it clear he would far rather win the European flagship equivalent. "Now I'm in a position to do so, so from a mindset perspective I'm in a really good frame of mind". Already this season he has €189,250 to find himself sandwiched in 63rd place in the current Race to Dubai standings by European Tour title winners in Francesco Molinari and Andrew Sullivan.

Trump challenges Beijing in disputed South China Sea

Ownership of numerous islands within the South China Sea are contested among various nations, with the USA having made a formal policy of backing every other nation in the region's claims , so long as they conflict with China's claims.

Mattis: ISIS Strategy Has Shifted to 'Annihilation'

Mr. Mattis's comments come just as Philippine forces, backed by Washington, are battling back ISIS fighters in the southern part of that nation. "Tal Afar is now surrounded". "However, there are larger currents, there are larger confrontations in this part of the world, and we can not be blind to those". "Attrition is where you keep pushing them out of the areas that they're in".