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North Korea may struggle to shoot USA bombers out of the sky

North Korea may struggle to shoot USA bombers out of the sky

In an unprecedented direct statement on Friday, Kim called Trump a "mentally deranged US dotard " he would tame with fire. The U.N. Security Council unanimously adopted its ninth round of sanctions on Pyongyang to counter its nuclear and ballistic missiles programmes.


Why Twitter Won't Remove Trump's Controversial Tweet On North Korea

Why Twitter Won't Remove Trump's Controversial Tweet On North Korea

Twitter cited President Donald Trump's "newsworthiness" and the public interest as reasons why it declined to remove a tweet that added to the fiery rhetoric between the United States and North Korea . "This has always been internal policy and we'll soon update our public-facing rules to reflect it", one message read. Under Twitter's user agreement, users are prohibited from making "violent threats (direct or indirect)".


Trump Ally Stone Denies Collusion With Russia in Fiery Statement

Trump Ally Stone Denies Collusion With Russia in Fiery Statement

The outspoken and often bombastic Trump confidant is of interest to the committee for his communication with Guccifer 2 .0, an online persona who took credit for hacking the Democratic National Committee. They also show him asking that the account retweet a tweet about how the election could be rigged against Trump. But Stone refused to answer questions about the intermediaries through whom he made contact with WikiLeaks , prompting committee Democrats to threaten future subpoenas if he ...


Twitter Explains Why Trump Doesn't Get Suspended

Twitter Explains Why Trump Doesn't Get Suspended

That same day, North Korea held a rally against the United States, with an estimated 100,000 people in Pyongyang and the foreign minister said in a speech at the United Nations that President Trump's insults were "making our rocket's visit to the entire US mainland inevitable all the more".


Fire chief directs racial slur at Steelers coach over anthem protest

Fire chief directs racial slur at Steelers coach over anthem protest

Alejandro Villanueva #78 of the Pittsburgh Steelers stands by himself in the tunnel for the national anthem prior to the game against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on September 24, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. Not to mention the backlash he might fave from his own head coach, Mike Tomlin . "At that moment, it was the decision of do you walk out of the national anthem and join your teammates, I know that would have looked extremely bad".


An usher is hailed as a hero for stopping a church gunman

An usher is hailed as a hero for stopping a church gunman

Robert Engle "physically engaged" shooting suspect Emanuel K. Samson on Sunday, stopping a rampage that already had killed one and wounded seven other people, Nashville Police Chief Steve Anderson said during a news conference. In a statement Mr Engle said: "I do not want to be labelled a hero". The church describes itself on its website as a "friendly, Bible-based group of folks who love the Lord and are interested in spreading his word to those who are lost".