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Is the United States considering banning laptops on all flights from Europe?

A TSA worker loads suitcases at the checked luggage security screening station at Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles , California, U.S. It said that carrying a large number of lithium batteries in the cargo compartment increases the risk of an accidental fire. European aviation security experts are meeting in Brussels on Thursday to consider possible responses to any extension of the ban.


North Korea carries out new ballistic missile test

North Korea carries out new ballistic missile test

It puts immediate pressure on South Korea's President Moon Jae-in, who campaigned on a platform of better engagement with the North. Experts have said the sanctions have been largely ineffective because North Korea still has trade and investment with China and Russian Federation.


Trump threatens to cancel press briefings, says Spicer 'gets beat up'

Trump threatens to cancel press briefings, says Spicer 'gets beat up'

A New York Times report this week also said that, during a one-on-one dinner in late January, Mr Trump had asked Mr Comey for a pledge of loyalty but it was not forthcoming. "As a very active President with lots of things happening, it is not possible for my surrogates to stand at podium with flawless accuracy!" Responding to another question about Trump's tweets from that morning, Spicer said the suggestions of a collusion with Russian Federation were "a hoax", although it is clear that ...



BC election results are 'beginning of something different,' Clark says

Johnston said if the results remain a Liberal minority with the Greens holding the balance of power, Weaver has to be careful. Clark's campaign strategy marked a return to the Liberals' winning approach in 2013, when she promoted her party as the only one that could create and protect jobs while portraying the NDP as disastrous managers of the economy.


Texas Lawmakers Approve Ban on 'Sanctuary Cities'

Texas Lawmakers Approve Ban on 'Sanctuary Cities'

Please visit the original post to view it. Critics of the bill say prevention is more effective than punishment. Bill supporters said sanctuary cities that refuse to cooperate with the nation's immigration laws enable immigrants to commit crimes before they're deported.



Netanyahu Slashes $1 Million from UN Contribution over UNESCO Resolution

The executive board of the UN's Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on Tuesday passed a resolution describing Jerusalem as "occupied" and challenging Israeli sovereignty over the city. presidents have signed a waiver postponing the law's implementation every six months, citing national security reasons. Six EU countries - Italy, Greece, Germany, the Netherlands, Lithuania and the United Kingdom - voted against the resolution, while France, Spain, Slovenia and Estonia ...