China Warns of War Risk as Trump Rattles Saber at North Korea

This provocation also comes as Vice President Mike Pence travels to Seoul, South Korea. He has repeatedly said that if China, North Korea's dominant trading partner, isn't willing to do more to squeeze the North, the USA might take the matter int... More..

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by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

North Korean medium-range missile test fails, United States says

Pacific Command says in an emailed statement. U.S. Pacific Command said it tracked a missile launch at 5:21 p.m. EST and said the missile blew up nearly immediately. The failed missile came the day after Pyongy...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

United Chairman Apologizes Over Passenger's Being Dragged From Flight

It's no surprise airlines would want to beef up the incentives for customers they need to bump from flights. Those "IDBs" were rare , only 6 out of 10,000 passengers. Travelers who end up involuntarily bumpe...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Get Bumped Off Delta Flight, You Might Get Up To $10000

Mechelle said that they were booted from the flight because United made an unexpected change of aircraft and used a smaller airplane that could not accommodate all the passengers. The same day a passenger was i...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Elon Musk says Tesla pickup and semi-trucks are coming

The CEO congratulated the Tesla Semi team for doing "an unbelievable job". This isn't the first time we've heard Tesla express interest in building a semitruck. The company said in February it was talking...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Kiwi hits five-month low against yen

US stock indexes eked out tiny gains Monday as news of several corporate deals helped lift the market. South Korea's Kospi increased 0.2 percent, after dropping 2 percent over the previous six sessions. The 10-...More..

North Korea has amassed chemical weapons - Japan
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

North Korea has amassed chemical weapons - Japan

Sunday's launch comes a day after the 105th birthday of late North Korea founder Kim Il Sung. "We certainly will not keep our arms crossed in the face of a USA pre-emptive strike", he said. A USA strike may p...More..

Pence brands N Korea missile 'provocation'
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Pence brands N Korea missile 'provocation'

The attempted launch comes a day after the regime of Kim Jong Un showed off a bevy of new missiles and launchers at its annual military parade. While Seoul works to identify the specific type of missile, th...More..

Sotheby's auctions 59.6 carat pink diamond for $71.2 million
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Sotheby's auctions 59.6 carat pink diamond for $71.2 million

That deal later fell apart. It was put up for auction by Sotheby's in 2013, and the winning bid was an astronomical $83 million . The Pink Star diamond, the most valuable cut diamond ever offered at auct...More..

Trump reverses course, vows to tackle health care 'first'
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Trump reverses course, vows to tackle health care 'first'

And most importantly, actually, we're going to have great health care, ' Trump said. House Republicans left for spring break last week, without reaching a deal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. "...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Elon Musk: Tesla will unveil its semi-truck in September

Musk further elaborated and said that the reveal of the Tesla pickup would come within the next 18 to 24 months. Tesla is set to unveil its semi truck in September, according to a tweet from CEO Elon Musk o...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

North Korea puts military muscle on show

Tal Inbar, a chief researcher at the Fisher Air and Space Institute, said the missiles "appear to be the size of intercontinental ballistic missiles which could potentially cover the entire area of the USA". Th...More..

Lewandowski returns to Bayern training before Real Madrid showdown
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Lewandowski returns to Bayern training before Real Madrid showdown

Barcelona must now beat Real Sociedad in Saturday's late kick-off to ensure they remain within three points of Madrid ahead of next weekend's Clasico at the Santiago Bernabeu. "Isco played a great game". "Yes...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Borussia Dortmund defender Marc Bartra released from hospital after wrist surgery

The team was buoyed before kick-off on Saturday as Bartra was released from hospital following surgery on a broken wrist. The players' bus was heading to their stadium for a Champions League match against AS ...More..

New Zealand Hit By Cyclone Cook
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

New Zealand Hit By Cyclone Cook

New Zealanders have evacuated towns along the north coast, where severe weather warnings are in place. The approaching cyclone triggered regional states of emergency, evacuations of coastal areas and shutdo...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Cavaliers edge Pacers as NBA playoffs start

Cleveland's LeBron James, who was the second man on the double-team that forced George to give up the ball, said he thinks the Pacers star made the right basketball decision. The Raptors have lost the openin...More..

United finally apologises, vows review of airline's practices
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

United finally apologises, vows review of airline's practices

No passengers on the plane have mentioned that Mr Dao did anything but refuse to leave the plane when he was ordered to do so. One JCPS teacher on United flight 3411 told WHAS 11 News what that happened Sunda...More..

Post-9/11 vet unemployment up in March
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Post-9/11 vet unemployment up in March

Retail trade weakened in March, losing 30,000 jobs as employment in general merchandise stores also declined by 35,000. It's also dramatically lower than the 235,000 new jobs that were reported in February, ...More..

Opposing Berkeley protests end in at least 13 arrests
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Opposing Berkeley protests end in at least 13 arrests

Civic Center Park was met by anti-Trump protesters, and soon violence began to break out. Berkeley police reported multiple arrests were made at the rally. Tens of thousands of people marched through midtow...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Delta's national turmoil has modest impact in Minnesota

But the airline has faced high-profile disruptions recently. Delta communications manager Michael Thomas says stranded passengers at Nashville International Airport in Tennessee received 160 pizzas along with...More..