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Dennis Rodman basically takes credit for Otto Warmbier's release

Mr Warmbier's death has heightened tensions aggravated by dozens of North Korean missile launches and two nuclear bomb tests since a year ago. Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee, the Republican chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee, said the USA should think about banning US citizens from visiting North Korea .


Bizarre Story of How Amazon and Whole Foods Deal Came to Be

Bizarre Story of How Amazon and Whole Foods Deal Came to Be

At a Whole Foods employee meeting on Friday, CEO and founder John Mackey proclaimed his excitement about Amazon's acquisition and gave some colorful background on how the deal went through. "I think it will be great for all parties, for them, for Amazon, for us", says Teneek Stanley, from Baltimore. Groceries can be a lure - one that consumers can't live without - which could result in more sales of Kindle e-books and other high-margin goods that could end up on Whole Foods' shelves.



South Korea Tests Missile As President Speaks Of Need To 'Dominate' North

Friday's missile test is the fourth of six evaluations that will take place "before official weaponization" of the Hyunmoo-2, according to The Korea Herald . There are increasing indications that North Korea is preparing for another nuclear weapons test. The officials said it is not yet clear if the activity indicates a sixth nuclear test is imminent, but noted there is concern that North Korea could set off a test during Wednesday's visit to Washington by top Chinese diplomats and ...



Russians Targeted Election Systems in 21 States

Russian Federation has repeatedly denied responsibility for any cyber attacks during the US presidential election. "Why didn't they stop them?" Mueller was on Capitol Hill Wednesday to discuss his investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian officials.


Britain bows to EU Brexit talks timetable

Britain bows to EU Brexit talks timetable

Mr. Barnier has said he hopes to conclude the talks by October 2018, leaving six months to ratify the deal. In short press statements, the EU's chief negotiator, Michel Barnier , said he hoped Monday's discussions can "identify priorities and timetable that would allow me to report...that we had a constructive opening of negotiations".


Brussels station attacker was Moroccan, 'known to police'

Brussels station attacker was Moroccan, 'known to police'

Answering the journalists' questions, the spokesman said that the perpetrator "wanted to cause significantly more damage". Soldiers have shot a man in the centre of Brussels after a small explosion at a busy train station continued a week of extremist attacks in the capitals of Europe.