• Mike Pence: Kim Jong Un Sister's 'Fawning' by Media Ripped
Mike Pence: Kim Jong Un Sister's 'Fawning' by Media Ripped

There has already been a high-profile meeting between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and the North Korean delegation, during which Kim Jong Un's sister passed on his invitation for Moon to visit Pyongyang for a summit. This month, the Unification Ministry said it approved a record budget of about $2.6 million to host the 418 North Korean de...

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  • Threats again force Central York School District to cancel classes
Threats again force Central York School District to cancel classes

The district said it is working with the Dubuque Police Department to investigate the alleged threat. Though there is increased security at the school Friday, Federal Way police spokeswoman Cathy Schrock said investigators believe the credibility of the threat is very low.

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  • President Trump says 'we've proved I'm a conservative'
President Trump says 'we've proved I'm a conservative'

In theory, the two should be on the same side: A pair of telegenic, thoughtful, successful-in-Washington conservatives whose wives, Deputy White House Communications Director Mercedes Schlapp, and Jessica Gavora, a speechwriter for U.N. Kelli Ward, a hardline conservative US Senate candidate from Arizona looking to fill the seat of retiring Senat...

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  • Donald Trump blames gun violence on movies and video games
Donald Trump blames gun violence on movies and video games

He also laid part of the blame on Hollywood for producing ultra-violent fare for the silver screen that also winds up in people's living rooms - suggesting a ratings system, although one already exists. "That's just a really pathetic excuse on behalf of the president", he told CNN . "I grew up playing video games , 'Call of Duty, ' those first-pe...

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  • Mayor Declares State Of Emergency In Waterlogged Lansing
Mayor Declares State Of Emergency In Waterlogged Lansing

Mayor Andy Schor made the declaration Wednesday in anticipation that flooding will hit residential areas. Cities and towns opened shelters for people forced from their homes by flooding in IN and MI on Thursday, as rivers swollen by heavy rain and melting snow continued to rise in the Midwest.

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  • NRA's Wayne LaPierre Warns CPAC Attendees of 'Socialist Agenda' After Florida Shooting
NRA's Wayne LaPierre Warns CPAC Attendees of 'Socialist Agenda' After Florida Shooting

In an interview with NPR's David Greene this morning, Schlapp said that inviting LaPierre to speak was "the appropriate thing to do, even at a really tragic time". "Socialism is a movement that loves a smear", he said. But the president also proposed other measures, such as raising the minimum age to 21 for the purchase of assault weapons, a pl...

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  • Immigrants sue Trump over end of temporary residency program
Immigrants sue Trump over end of temporary residency program

Roughly 60,000 Haitians and 200,000 Salvadorans, majority illegal immigrants , are now living in the USA under TPS. "The Administration's decision to terminate TPS for El Salvador and Haiti manifests these discriminatory views", said Espinoza-Madrigal in a prepared statement .

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  • Students Stage Walkout Demanding Action From Congress On Gun Violence
Students Stage Walkout Demanding Action From Congress On Gun Violence

On Wednesday evening, some of them staged a sit-in in the offices of Republican lawmakers, the AP reported . "I was only 10 when it happened", says Lane Murdock, a 15-year-old Year 10 student from Ridgefield, Connecticut. The rifles will be locked in patrol cars when not in use until the agency secures gun lockers and lockers, he said. The wal...

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  • Donald Trump poised to announce 'largest package' of North Korean sanctions
Donald Trump poised to announce 'largest package' of North Korean sanctions

North Korea argued that the United States was at fault for the crisis on the Korean peninsula and that Pyongyang's nuclear and missile tests were a legitimate form of self-defence. Kim now heads the United Front Department, the North's office responsible for inter-Korean affairs. "However, what's important are efforts to create actual peace on t...

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  • 5 arrested following threat against southern IN school
5 arrested following threat against southern IN school

Just in the past six days, there have been at least 14 threats made at various schools around the state. The organization says California leads the list of schools that have had an increase in threats. Meanwhile, in Brevard County, Florida (not far from Parkland, where the shooting occurred), a 15-year-old girl was arrested after posting the ph...

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  • Edwards' career night propels Purdue past IL in home finale
Edwards' career night propels Purdue past IL in home finale

Sophomore guard Te'Jon Lucas was inserted into starting lineup and ended the game with 12 points. Both teams started hot and the lead changed hands 10 times throughout the game. Purdue would go on a run midway through the first half to take a 40-28 lead before IL closed the half with a run of their own to make it 43-38 at the break.

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  • Tech3 and Yamaha Ending MotoGP Partnership
Tech3 and Yamaha Ending MotoGP Partnership

Hafizh, who has been involved with motor racing since he was nine, had been racing with the Petronas Raceline team in Moto2 for the last four years. Meanwhile, Tech3 have announced Hafizh Syahrin will replace Jonas Folger in their rider line-up this season.

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Displaying items by tag: Mike Pence

Under the proposal , which is expected to be completed by March 2019, a launch and re-entry, regardless of vehicle type, will require only one license from the Department of Transportation . Susan Gordon, principal deputy director of national intelligence, said those two countries could have the "operational capability in the next few years" to h...

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  • Five-day death toll in Syria rebel enclave tops 400: Monitor
Five-day death toll in Syria rebel enclave tops 400: Monitor

Russian Federation has tested over 200 new types of arms in Syria during its campaign in support of President Bashar al-Assad, a senior lawmaker said on Thursday, as Moscow was accused of taking part in air strikes against rebel-held Eastern Ghouta .

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  • US women top Canada for hockey gold
US women top Canada for hockey gold

Shiffrin skied serviceably on the top of the slalom course before ripping the bottom to take the lead. In downhill, the immortals measure themselves not exclusively by Olympic golds , but by World Cup wins. "I take a lot of great memories with me". So those are my last two slalom runs. "Today", she said, " bronze , to me, feels like gold ...

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  • Bound gas pipeline breaks ground on Afghan section
Bound gas pipeline breaks ground on Afghan section

Turkmenistan holds the world's fourth largest natural gas reserves, but in recent years has been strongly dependent on gas exports to China after Russian Federation reduced their gas imports. Alongside TAPI, another project named the "Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan 500 kilovolts Line" (TAP-500) will transfer Turkmenistan's electricity to Pakist...

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  • Melting today, freezing rain again tonight
Melting today, freezing rain again tonight

So, it should remain relatively dry during the daylight hours. The rain will continue into Saturday . Wednesday is a First Alert Weather Day due to the threat of freezing rain. A trough of low pressure is forecast to approach from the southwest to spread light snow or ice pellets across P.E.I. Temperatures will drop into the 60s for highs on ...

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  • Trump proposes arming teachers to stop school shootings
Trump proposes arming teachers to stop school shootings

President Donald Trump on Thursday said he hopes "Congress is in a mood to finally" act on regulation impacting the purchase of firearms, saying he will push to require comprehensive background checks with emphasis on mental health. The NRA has said publicly it opposes further age restrictions on firearm purchases but agrees with Mr. Trump's c...

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  • South Africa's Ramaphosa to screen officials' lifestyles as he picks government
South Africa's Ramaphosa to screen officials' lifestyles as he picks government

The South African president has been Obamaesque during his appearances in Parliament - serious and determined, yet personable and warm. Such a drastic move would not damage the country's agriculture or economy , the South African president promised.

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  • Parkland shooting survivor slams right-wing conspiracy theorists attempting to smear him
Parkland shooting survivor slams right-wing conspiracy theorists attempting to smear him

The soaring popularity of a discounted, right-wing conspiracy theory that claims last week's Florida school shooting was an Federal Bureau of Investigation plot was underscored Wednesday when YouTube's top trending video featured a segment on the baseless allegations.

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  • School walkouts go Nationwide as students push for gun control
School walkouts go Nationwide as students push for gun control

USA homicide rate is 30 times higher than of other developing nations. The NRA would have us believe there are only two sides: guns or no guns. "It's just not logical and it should never happen". That's not going to be easy. Numerous teenagers, who saw their friends killed in the corridors of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida, wan...

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  • Minneapolis Students Walkout, March For Gun Control
Minneapolis Students Walkout, March For Gun Control

Charles, where from 150 to 200 students from St. Charles East High School and 27 from St. Charles North left their buildings for 17 minutes, one minute for every person killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, said Carol Smith, spokeswoman for School District 303.

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  • Man Arrested in Shooting of USPS Truck Driver in Dallas
Man Arrested in Shooting of USPS Truck Driver in Dallas

Magistrate judge Thursday. At one point, while passing beneath the Margaret McDermott Bridge, Ferrell tried to drive past a USPS truck, drove by Tony Mosby. The two said they had met up with Ferrell and another person for dinner at a Dallas restaurant before drinking alcohol together at a pool hall. Authorities say two witnesses came forward We...

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  • Watch CNN's Scripted Anti-Gun Town Hall Go Completely Off The Rails
Watch CNN's Scripted Anti-Gun Town Hall Go Completely Off The Rails

According to the Center for Responsive Politics , Rubio has accepted more than $3,303,335 from the NRA throughout his political career. California legislators are already using the Florida shooting as a justification to expand the bill to add employers, co-workers, high school and college staff, and mental health workers to the list of...

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  • Marion Marechal-Le Pen: 'France Is No Longer Free'
Marion Marechal-Le Pen: 'France Is No Longer Free'

Marion Maréchal-Le Pen portrayed herself as a disciple of President Trump as the former rising star of the French far-right marked her return to the political arena with attacks on the European Union and Islam. Marion Le Pen told crowds at CPAC that French conservatives could learn from President Trump's electoral upset. "The last two years have ...

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