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North Korea said on Thursday that plans would be completed by mid-August to fire four intermediate-range missiles to land near the U.S. Pacific island of Guam , 3,500 km (2,175 miles) away. Mattis was reluctant to speak in detail about how the Trump administration will handle future North Korean missile launches. The U.S. has missile defenses on Guam , at sea and in the continental U.S.
  • Gert becomes a hurricane over the western Atlantic

    Gert becomes a hurricane over the western Atlantic

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    The storm system was moving northward at 12 miles per hour. The system could strengthen into a tropical depression - forecasters give it a 40 percent chance - as it crosses warm tropical waters, but will likely weaken once it arrives, they said.
  • Boston Holocaust Memorial falls prey to 2nd attack this summer

    Boston Holocaust Memorial falls prey to 2nd attack this summer

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    A police officer and bystander survey the damage to the memorial on Monday. A person has been arrested after the city of Boston's Holocaust Memorial was vandalized on Monday night. This past June, another man was also arrested on the suspicion of vandalizing a different part of the memorial, upon which the numbers tattooed by the Nazis on their victims' arms are engraved.
  • China halts import of N Korean coal, iron ore and seafood

    China halts import of N Korean coal, iron ore and seafood

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    Chinese traders buy clothes that say "Made in China" but are really made in North Korea. According to CEO Nelson Pizarro, the company is looking for medium-term investments in the country, which may have untapped copper deposits. amid an acceleration of North Korean missile tests. Last week, the UN Security Council tightened sanctions against North Korea for the missile tests carried out by the country.
  • Wenger reveals how he offered Giroud chance to quit Arsenal

    Wenger reveals how he offered Giroud chance to quit Arsenal

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    Lemar was the only player Arsenal were actively pursuing and now that they've chose to call it a day, it would be wise to conclude that it is also the end of Arsenal's summer spending activities. "We were quite good previous year on corners". "After that, we get the efficiency". Leicester manager Craig Shakespeare was good on his word and started Riyad Mahrez , despite the fact the Algeria worldwide has asked to leave the club.
  • Years of Independence: Google dedicates doodle to celebrate this day

    Years of Independence: Google dedicates doodle to celebrate this day

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    India and Pakistan celebrating its 70th Independence Day on 14 August, with historic rival India following one day later. Member of Parliament of United Kingdom and Secretary of State for International Development Priti Patel has extended greetings to the members of Indian diaspora in England and Indians across the world on the Indian Independence Day .
  • Charlottesville Victim's Father Says 'People Need To Stop Hating'

    Charlottesville Victim's Father Says 'People Need To Stop Hating'

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    She said Ms Heyer was a sweet person who died standing up for people of colour, adding she and the other counter-protesters put their lives on the line to confront bigotry. "I can't be angry because anger will make me hate and hate only leads to more hate and there's just no point to that". Bro said she had dinner with her daughter about a week ago.
  • White supremacists 'need to leave America': Virginia governor

    White supremacists 'need to leave America': Virginia governor

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    Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], August 14: Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has said that white nationalists should leave America after a 32-year-old woman Heather D. Attorney General Mark R. Herring said that while it a hard and a tragic day for the community and for the country, Sunday's thoughts should be of peace.
  • Man charged with murder of elderly dog walker

    Man charged with murder of elderly dog walker

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    He had been repeatedly stabbed in the neck and head. The body of the 83-year-old was found in woodland at around 10.45am on Saturday 5 August. Palmer, who was charged this morning, appeared in court via video-link. Detectives are also searching and forensically examining a number of locations, including at Cringleford and Bawdeswell, where police confirmed Palmer was arrested, which are linked to the investigation.
  • Abe, Trump aim to prevent North Korean missile launch

    Abe, Trump aim to prevent North Korean missile launch

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    Trump, in turn, warned that if North Korea continued making threats or possible actions that they would be met with "fire and fury" from the United States . Abe also said he appreciated Trump's commitment to the safety of US allies. Under an alliance treaty, the United States has pledged to defend Japan.
  • White nationalist loses job after photo goes viral

    White nationalist loses job after photo goes viral

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    Lee's statue from what's now known as Emancipation Park. Thousands of demonstrators, including members of the KKK, clashed with counter-protesters in Charlottesville on Saturday, before a auto was deliberately driven into the crowd, killing a woman.
  • Japan deploys missile interceptors after N. Korea threatens Guam

    Japan deploys missile interceptors after N. Korea threatens Guam

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    More than 1,000 Chamorros were killed. "This airfield is open 24 hours a day 7 days a week", said Deputy Operations Group Commander Lt. Col. Chris Occhiuzzo adding, we are training everyday all the time just so we're ready". The young woman told her grandmother by phone this week that they have been immunized for poisons and wear protective clothing. "Anything coming in a missile, they'll attack in the air", he said Friday.
  • Japan deploys missile interceptors after N. Korea threatens Guam

    Japan deploys missile interceptors after N. Korea threatens Guam

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    More than 1,000 Chamorros were killed. "This airfield is open 24 hours a day 7 days a week", said Deputy Operations Group Commander Lt. Col. Chris Occhiuzzo adding, we are training everyday all the time just so we're ready". The young woman told her grandmother by phone this week that they have been immunized for poisons and wear protective clothing. "Anything coming in a missile, they'll attack in the air", he said Friday.
  • North Korea's Kim to Trump: It's your move

    North Korea's Kim to Trump: It's your move

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    The op-ed by Tillerson and Mattis in The Wall Street Journal stresses the US's efforts to get the worldwide community, especially China and the UN Security Council , on board with denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula. The remarks by Trump aide Sebastian Gorka to the BBC came after media criticism that the Trump administration - the president as well as Tillerson and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis - had offered mixed messages as tension rose over North Korea's nuclear program.