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Pa. police troopers shot, suspect dead after confrontation outside store

Pa. police troopers shot, suspect dead after confrontation outside store

Two state police troopers were shot in Fairchance Friday evening, according to a state police spokeswoman. One witness told the news station they heard 10-15 shots. Both are reported in stable condition at this time. "We will continue to support the police department in their ongoing investigation". The officers were responding to suspected drug activity and reports of a suicide attempt, police said Saturday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Tillerson, Mattis insist military options remain for North Korea

Tillerson, Mattis insist military options remain for North Korea

Joseph Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said in Tokyo on Friday that an attack on Japan or the U.S.is "an attack on both of us". "As for the situation in North Korea , both sides have come to a mutual agreement to expand partnership between Japan and the United States, increase pressure [on North Korea] in cooperation with the global community, while stressing the importance of strict observance of the UN Security Council resolutions and agreeing to take concrete measures ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Kentucky Supreme Court Hears Arguments Over Governor's Powers

Kentucky Supreme Court Hears Arguments Over Governor's Powers

He also argued the outcome of the case could affect public universities' accreditation, noting UofL is now on probation by its accrediting agency which requires universities to be independent of political influence. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools put U of L's accreditation on probation late past year, citing the governor's actions in dismissing board members. Consulte Mais Informação

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World's First Internet Court Goes Online in Hangzhou

World's First Internet Court Goes Online in Hangzhou

The entire process seems to be online as the defendants and plaintiffs appear before the judge via a video chat. Hangzhou , which is about an hour from Shanghai, has been dubbed the "capital of Chinese e-commerce", and is home to companies like Alibaba and NetEase as well as China's national-level cross-border e-commerce pilot zone, which leads efforts to set standards for procedures and supervision of e-commerce transactions. Consulte Mais Informação

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With Friends Like These, Does South Korea Need Enemies?

With Friends Like These, Does South Korea Need Enemies?

Song and Mattis positively evaluated their joint ballistic missile drill and the swift deployment of USA strategic assets to Korea in response to the North's intercontinental ballistic missile launch on July 28th. In a meeting with Moon on Monday, Dunford reiterated the US's commitment to protect South Korea . "I think that Kim Jong Un should take the initiative and remove the country's nuclear weapons so we can have peace on this land". Consulte Mais Informação

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South Korean leader demands peace in region

South Korean leader demands peace in region

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Secretary of Defense James Mattis wrote an op-ed, published on Sunday by The Wall Street Journal , saying that " diplomacy is our preferred means of changing North Korea's course of action". During an inspection of the North Korean army's Strategic Forces, which handles the missile program, Kim praised the military for drawing up a "close and careful plan" and said Tuesday he would watch the "foolish and stupid conduct of the Yankees" a little more ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Hardline Islamic party leader shot dead in northwest Pak

Hardline Islamic party leader shot dead in northwest Pak

No one has yet claimed the responsibility for the attack, police officials said. However, police have launched a search operation against the criminals, the police added. The latest attack comes months after Abdul Ghafoor Haideri, deputy leader of Pakistan's Senate, narrowly escaped death when ISIS militants orchestrated a suicide attack in the country's southwest, killing 28 people. Consulte Mais Informação

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Armenia's Levon Aronian wins Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz

Armenia's Levon Aronian wins Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz

The mind, it is precisely this that is failed to Garry Kasparov, who has yet attempted in the course of the tournament to intensify their aggressiveness. Anand and Kasparov are by far the oldest two players in the 150000 Dollars prize money event and both would like to finish on a positive note. The final day will again see nine rounds of excitement when all ten players play another round of blitz with colours reversed. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mattis: US will stop North's missile attacks

Mattis: US will stop North's missile attacks

U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis will meet his South Korean counterpart, Defense Minister Song Young-moo, later this month, the Pentagon said on Thursday after a phone call between the two officials on the eve of a U.S. The exercises have taken on greater significance this year due to the rise in tensions around North Korea's rapid progress in developing nuclear weapons and missiles capable of reaching the US mainland. Consulte Mais Informação

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Two coaches reassigned after teen's death at football practice

Two coaches reassigned after teen's death at football practice

A number of team coaches were on hand at the summer camp where 16-year-old Joshua Mileto died during a military-style drill. Sachem Central School District Superintendent Kenneth Graham said in a statement Wednesday that "an active police investigation" and "an internal district investigation" regarding the circumstances surrounding Mileto's death were complicating their decision whether to play. Consulte Mais Informação

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