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Suspect in train station blast confirmed dead

The man charged soldiers at Brussels Central Station after his suitcase, containing nails and gas canisters, failed to fully explode, Van der Sypt said . Meanwhile, the bag exploded a second time more violently. "There was a smaller blast", emanating from the individual or near the individual, Ine van Wymersch, a spokeswoman for the prosecutor's office told dpa.



Trump says China 'tried' but failed on North Korea

The death last week of American student Warmbier, who fell into a coma after being arrested in North Korea , has raised questions about whether his tour agency was adequately prepared for its trips into the hard-line communist state. The negotiations for Warmbier's release are believed to be the first time the Trump administration has had direct talks with North Korea . This announcement comes after Otto Warmbier died Monday .



Coroner still probing death of U.S. student held by N. Korea

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis were hosting Chinese foreign policy chief Yang Jiechi and General Fang Fenghui , the chief of the People's Liberation Army's joint staff department. "Melania and I offer our deepest condolences to the family of Otto Warmbier on his untimely passing", Mr Trump said in a statement . "We reiterated to China that they have a diplomatic responsibility to exert much greater economic and diplomatic pressure on the ...



Trump talks up solar panel plan for Mexico wall

Trump told supporters. But in the end, GOP nominee Karen Handel ended up topping Democrat Jon Ossoff, and in South Carolina, Republican Ralph Norman rolled to a closer-than-expected finish in another special election. That margin helped Trump take the state by almost 9 points after Barack Obama won it for Democrats the previous two elections. "Add some money to it!" Trump also used his Kirkwood remarks to praise farmers, whose work he called "noble", and to send off former Iowa ...



Sault College celebrates National Aboriginal Day

Trudeau said his government wanted a space dedicated to indigenous people to be in the centre of the country's political institutions, so that millions of tourists and Canadians who visit the nation's capital can be reminded of indigenous people's key role in Canadian society.


US Shoots Down Drone In Syria

US Shoots Down Drone In Syria

The U.S. -led coalition said in a statement that an F-15E Strike Eagle jet destroyed the Shaheed-129 drone around 12:30 am northeast of the Al-Tanaf garrison, which is close to the Jordanian border. In a statement , the Syrian military described the downing of its plane as an act of "blatant aggression" on the part of the United States and accused the USA of coordinating with ISIS.