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Three US aircraft carriers set for joint drill near Korea

Three US aircraft carriers set for joint drill near Korea

Multiple American officials have confirmed the planned event to Reuters . It comes as Donald Trump ramped up the fighting talk against Kim Jong-un. That includes current and projected threats to the USA homeland, Guam , South Korea and Japan. "Beyond the capability to project military power at great range, their ability to project political and psychological power is arguably unmatched, and we are seeing that play out", said Huxley, of the International Institute for Strategic Studies.



Saluting our veterans on November 11

The program at Geneva Middle School North, 1357 Viking Drive, Geneva , now in its 21st year, draws almost 75 local veterans, the release stated. But the best present these veterans received is the chance to see just how much their community cares.


Truck driver cited in crash with driverless bus

Truck driver cited in crash with driverless bus

About Las VegasLas Vegas is an iconic city that is known around the world. A big public debut for a self-driving bus in Las Vegas turned out to be trouble. "The shuttle did its job in that the sensors hit on the truck, knew the truck was coming and stopped as it was supposed to do". Unfortunately, the delivery truck did not stop and grazed the front fender of the shuttle.


China soy imports fall in October as delays hit shipments

China soy imports fall in October as delays hit shipments

The latest data showed that shipments to the USA rose 8.3 per cent on-year last month, while imports increased 4.3 per cent. Shipments were forecast to climb 7.1 percent after rising 8.1 percent in September. Copper and iron ore prices bounced back on Wednesday despite customs data showing a sharp drop in imports by China as the country's winter anti-pollution program cuts down refinery and blast furnace production.


Plane engine catches fire while landing at Seattle airport

Plane engine catches fire while landing at Seattle airport

Cheryl Mander was on her own flight when she saw the repeated bursts of flames while waiting to taxi to her gate. Cooper said the Federal Aviation Administration is investigating. "The fire had already been extinguished by the time Fire crews arrived at the aircraft". Suddenly, its left wing engine erupts into a ball of fire and continues to spew flames for several seconds.


Pence to visit Texas church shooting victims

Pence to visit Texas church shooting victims

Vice President Mike Pence met with survivors and victims' families in Texas Wednesday, November 8, as officials identified those killed in a mass shooting at a rural church, including 8 children. In the wake of two mass shootings and calls for tighter gun control laws, Vice President Mike Pence says he believes in the power of prayer. The Las Vegas attacker, Stephen Paddock, 64, of Mesquite, Nevada, is also believed to have died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.