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Trump Expected in NYC Monday After Return Trip to DC

Trump Expected in NYC Monday After Return Trip to DC

On Monday morning, the president - who'd been expected to spend the day in the city - tweeted he would be returning to Washington , D.C. White House reporters stated that he would travel to Manhattan later in the day. President Donald Trump's planned three day trip to ny will trigger a shutdown of some city streets for the duration of his stay in the city, officials said.


Big Ben To Fall Silent For FOUR Years Next Week

Big Ben To Fall Silent For FOUR Years Next Week

To stop the chimes, the striking hammers of the bell will be locked until 2021. It chimes every 15 minutes and has rung out largely uninterrupted for 157 years. The bongs of the bell last ceased to sound for works in 2007, and prior to that for two years from 1983. Work to safeguard the most famous part of the Palace of Westminster will go ahead even as lawmakers debate the best course of action to restore the entire building; a project that may cost 5.7 billion pounds ($7.4 billion) and ...


Amb. Nikki Haley slams N. Korea missiles report retweeted by Donald Trump

Amb. Nikki Haley slams N. Korea missiles report retweeted by Donald Trump

It also prohibits countries from increasing the current numbers of North Korean laborers working overseas, bans new joint ventures with North Korea and any new investment in current joint ventures. We will continue to stand for the human dignity and rights of the North Korean people even as we respond to the regime's nuclear threat. Now they see the worldwide community is standing with one voice.


Guam fliers offer emergency tips for missile strike

Guam fliers offer emergency tips for missile strike

Nearly a third of its land is controlled by the U.S. military and about 6,000 American troops are based there. Condemning the United Nations sanctions, the North warned: "We will make the U.S. "I don't feel a threat, really - because we have gone a long way from WWII". Dubbed the "tip of the spear", Guam is a key to the U.S. military's forward deployed presence in the Pacific.


Asian shares expected to focus on China data, dollar languishes

Asian shares expected to focus on China data, dollar languishes

While upbeat Japanese GDP data, deteriorating Fed rate expectations and easing geopolitical concerns helped spur some bargain hunting after last week's steep losses, lower oil prices and disappointing Chinese data kept a lid on overall gains in the region.