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South Korea military: North Korea fires off apparent ballistic missile

Kim Hong-kyun, special representative for Korean Peninsula peace and security affairs at the foreign ministry, discussed the North's missile test conducted early in the day in separate telephone conversations with his US and Japanese counterparts - Joseph Yun and Kenji Kanasugi, respectively.



US Needs New Climate Policy If It Quits Paris Deal, Says BP

Jerry Brown said, blasting the decision as "deviant behavior from the highest office in the land". Together, the U.S, China and India are the top three carbon polluters in the world. Under the Paris agreement, negotiated during former President Barack Obama's tenure, the United States voluntarily committed to reducing polluting emissions by 1.6 billion tons by 2025.


Philippine airstrike kills 11 soldiers in 'friendly fire'

Philippine airstrike kills 11 soldiers in 'friendly fire'

But he said the military hierarchy will "investigate" any reported abuse involving military troops. The troops launched a counter-offensive that resulted in a series of clashes. "The public might think that the army doesn't care about the current situation, but, that is wrong", said Indonesian Army (TNI) spokesman Brigadier General Alfret Denny Tuejeh, as quoted by Kompas .



Cosby arrives at courthouse for jury selection

Under the law, jurors can have some knowledge of the case, as long as they can base their verdict exclusively on the evidence at trial, said Douglas Sughrue, a Pittsburgh defense attorney. Six of the 15 blacks dismissed from the initial jury pool this week were tossed based on their questionnaires. Sixty-seven people said it would be a hardship to spend up to three weeks sequestered near Philadelphia next month.



Explosions, gunfire reported at Resorts World Manila in Philippines

A British filmmaker tweeted photos that showed smoke around buildings that are part of the complex. Flight-tracking website FlightAware.com reported 164 delays at the airport as of 4:15 a.m. Eleazar also called on the public to remain calm and to refrain from spreading unverified information and to be vigilant at all times. RWM has an array of hotels, restaurants and bars.



After deleting prior tweet, Trump asks world to find out 'covfefe' meaning

That spot, SafeHouse Chicago, is located just off of the Magnificent Mile, and for patrons who visit the spy-themed restaurant between now and Friday, we have a special code word to use during your visit. Spicer had said that only Trump and a small number of people knew the meaning of the word. There was a time in the not-too-distant past when President Trump refrained from flamethrowing messages on Twitter.