After talks, Chinese region sees risks to trade, USA visits

Since taking office, however, Trump has endorsed the "One China" policy that has underwritten USA relations with China for decades and backed off on his threats to impose a 45 percent import tax on Chinese goods and formally declare China a currency ... More..

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Pope condemns Aleppo bus convoy attack as 'ignoble'
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Pope condemns Aleppo bus convoy attack as 'ignoble'

Pope Francis is leading Easter celebrations in front of thousands of pilgrims who have gathered in St Peter's Square in the Vatican. "Yesterday saw the latest vile attack on fleeing refugees", said Francis, w...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

North Korea´s failed missile launch a `provocation´, says Mike Pence

North Korea, still technically at war with the South after their 1950-53 conflict ended in a truce, not a treaty, has on occasion conducted missile or nuclear tests to coincide with big political events and oft...More..

Severe weather awareness training in Sioux Falls Monday
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Severe weather awareness training in Sioux Falls Monday

Typically, no tornadoes occur in the entire state during the months of January and February, and only one or two are common through March and the first part of April. Thursday, April 20. "Every household shou...More..

Noteworthy Buzzers: PrivateBancorp, Inc. (PVTB), Juniper Networks, Inc. (JNPR)
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Noteworthy Buzzers: PrivateBancorp, Inc. (PVTB), Juniper Networks, Inc. (JNPR)

Juniper Networks Inc. had 37 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (JNPR)'s stock to Sell with the price target of $21. Over the past five trading sessions shares of Johnson Contro...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Pence lands in South Korea amid rising tensions in North Korea

The adviser said the missile's flight lasted four or five seconds. Tal Inbar, a chief researcher at the Fisher Air and Space Institute, said the missiles "appear to be the size of intercontinental ballistic m...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

The First Trailer for 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Has Arrived

Asked if Luke could possibly turn to the Dark Side, Hamill said , "It's possible". The official reveal trailer has been released with footage rendered entirely with the in-game engine. The Star Wars Celeb...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Pentagon defends debut of biggest non-nuclear bomb on Afghanistan

Afghan officials say at least 90 Islamic State fighters were killed when the USA dropped the "mother of all bombs" in Afghanistan - although IS has denied suffering any casualties. Afghans have since resumed of...More..

Two Helicopters to drop 15000 eggs for Easter Egg Hunt
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Two Helicopters to drop 15000 eggs for Easter Egg Hunt

For a typical hunt, most families hide a few dozen eggs, but for the NazFamily Easter egg hunt in the Comanche trail park. "So one of the things we're doing right now is it's called our "Kid's Stuff" worship ex...More..

Philippines' Duterte cancels visit to disputed South China Sea island
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Philippines' Duterte cancels visit to disputed South China Sea island

The renewed investor interest and confidence comes amid plans of the Philippines and Qatar to forge an agreement on the promotion of trade and investments during the President's visit in Doha, Qatar this weeken...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

US confirms 'failed' North Korea missile test

Military officials are still trying to determine what type of missile it was. The attempted missile launch has also been detected by the United States military, which said it "blew up nearly immediately" afte...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Pence addresses troops on N. Korea 'provocation'

Thousands of USA and South Korean troops, tanks and other weaponry were also deployed last month in their biggest-ever joint military exercises, which prompted North Korea to issue routine threats of attacks on...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

United will save evidence in dragged passenger case, lawyer says

Dao might just have a pretty darn good lawsuit against United Airlines and the city of Chicago, which employs the officers, that he would likely win. Of course, the goal at this point is damage control, but I...More..

Trump defends about-face on labeling China a currency manipulator
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Trump defends about-face on labeling China a currency manipulator

Until now China was a frequent target. "They're not currency manipulators", he said . Officials at Treasury, the agency that is responsible for issuing currency reports every six months, confirmed that Chin...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Pence: North Korea 'provocation' shows the risk to military

He has repeatedly said that if China, North Korea's dominant trading partner, isn't willing to do more to squeeze the North, the US might take the matter into its own hands. Washington and Seoul will try har...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

North Korean missile explodes on launch, United States and S. Korea say

North Korea attempted to test a missile that blew up as it was launched early Sunday morning local time near the country's eastern city of Sinpo, U.S. U.S. vice-president Mike Pence is scheduled to travel ...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Morning rain then mostly dry Easter Sunday

Some sun and a strong southerly wind will push temperatures up quickly. A storm system is pushing through the middle of the country bringing in warmer air and the risk for showers or thunderstorms into the we...More..

CPI (M) wants soldiers punished for human shield
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

CPI (M) wants soldiers punished for human shield

More than 70,000 people have reportedly been killed in the conflict since 1989. "A warning can be heard saying stone pelters will meet this fate". Human rights activist Khurram Pervez, in his post, wrote that...More..

President extends Easter good wishes; asks to remove hatred
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

President extends Easter good wishes; asks to remove hatred

Indeed, today is when Christians confront the reality that, as recited weekly by many in that ancient prayer The Apostle's Creed, God "descended into hell". Not only did Jesus perish on Good Friday, but followi...More..

US 'ready to help bring' Syria conflict to end: Haley
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

US 'ready to help bring' Syria conflict to end: Haley

Iran , Russia and Syria deny that the authorities in Damascus were behind the attack, in which more than 80 people were killed and hundreds injured. Trump added that he discussed with Stoltenberg additional st...More..