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north, korea, nuclear

North Korea attempts ballistic missile test – fails

(CNBC) North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile on Saturday in local time, Korean news service Yonhap reported citing South Korea’s military. Yonhap reported that the test appears to have failed. One U.S. official confirmed to NBC news that there was a test, but that it was not nuclear. The incident comes as the United States [...]

WND WND 4/28/2017 5:41pm

Tillerson: US willing to take military action against North Korea

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called on the world community Friday to drastically increase pressure on North Korea, warning that failure to do so could be "catastrophic" and that the US is prepared to take military action against the rogue regi...

CNN.com - RSS Channel - World CNN.com - RSS Channel - World 4/28/2017 12:04pm

Sanders: Trump on right track with North Korea

Former Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) on Friday said North Korea's nuclear and missile capabilities are a threat to the world and suggested President Donald Trump's approach of putting pressure on China to contain the...

CNN.com - RSS Channel CNN.com - RSS Channel 4/28/2017 12:29pm
yoest, abortion, antiabortion

Trump picks former anti-abortion leader for health and human services post

Charmaine Yoest was head of Americans United for Life, which played role in recent wave of anti-abortion laws by feeding model bills to state lawmakersDonald Trump has appointed the former president of a leading anti-abortion group to the top communications role at the Department of Health and Human Services (DHSS).Charmaine Yoest, who for several years was head of Americans United for Life (AU...

World news | The Guardian World news | The Guardian 4/28/2017 2:09pm
trump, president, obama

First on CNN: Ahead of Trump's 100th day mark, Obama says Obamacare is more popular than Trump

Former President Barack Obama hailed the political resilience of his signature health care law at a private event Thursday, pointing out that Obamacare is now more popular than his successor trying to repeal it: President Donald Trump.   

trump, gun, nra

Trump tells NRA: 'You have a true friend' in White House

President Donald Trump reaffirmed his support for gun rights Friday, telling attendees of a National Rifle Association convention that "the eight-year assault on your Second Amendment freedoms has come to a crashing end." Trump, the first sitting president to address the group's annual convention...

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