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  • North Korea accuses Trump of declaring war

    (CNN) — North Korea’s Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho on Monday accused US President Donald Trump of declaring war on his country by tweeting over the weekend that North Korea “won’t be around much longer.” In light of this, Ri said North Korea would take counter measures, including the right to shoot down US bombers flying over the Korean Peninsula, even if they did not enter North Korean airspace. Ri made the comments to reporters in New York. “In light […]

  • Trump administration announces new travel restrictions

    (CNN) — The Trump administration has unveiled new travel restrictions on certain foreigners from Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen as a replacement to a central portion of its controversial travel ban signed earlier this year. The new restrictions on travel vary by country and include a phased-in approach beginning next month. “Making America Safe is my number one priority. We will not admit those into our country we cannot safely vet,” President Donald Trump tweeted […]

  • Shooter kills one, wounds 7 at Tennessee church

    (CNN) — A Bible lay on the ground Sunday near where a worshiper was earlier shot dead outside her Tennessee church, allegedly by a former member of the same congregation. The shooting took place the Burnette Chapel Church of Christ in Antioch, a neighborhood in Davidson County governed by Nashville. A gunman in the church parking lot shot and killed Melanie Smith, 39, as she was walking to her car when a prayer service was letting out. The shooter then […]

  • London says it won’t renew Uber’s license

    London’s transport authority announced Friday that it will not renew Uber’s license, saying the company is not “fit and proper” to operate in the city. The move, if upheld after an appeal, could deal a serious blow to Uber’s business. Transport for London cited the company’s approach to reporting serious criminal offenses, and the way it explained its use of software that prevents regulators and law enforcement from monitoring the app. London mayor Sadiq Khan said he “fully supports” the […]

  • Man charged for decapitating puppy

    PHOENIX -An Arizona man is charged after decapitating a puppy. Authorities say the 29-year-old DeCarlos Jones had got into an argument with his girlfriend and took it out on her pet. Police say Jones returned to the north Phoenix apartment he shares with his girlfriend on Monday afternoon. Jones reportedly upset that his girlfriend had been talking to another man, decides to take it out on the girlfriend’s six-month old puppy, Bella. The girlfriend was away at the time. According […]

  • Tests show Aaron Hernandez had CTE

    (CNN) — Aaron Hernandez, the former NFL star who took his life while serving a murder sentence in prison, had chronic traumatic encephalopathy — commonly known as CTE — attorney Jose Baez said Thursday. Baez cited study results compiled by the Boston University CTE Center, which examined Hernandez’s brain for the neurodegenerative brain disease. Hernandez played for the New England Patriots from 2010 to 2012 after a standout collegiate career at the University of Florida. According to a statement from […]

  • Trump’s approval again reaches 40% after positive reaction to hurricane response

    (CNN) — President Donald Trump’s approval rating has once again reached 40%, while earning high marks for his handling of the government’s response to recent hurricanes, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS. A broad 64% of Americans say they approve of how Trump’s government reacted to the recent storms, including two in three independents (66%). Nine in 10 Republicans support his reaction (90%), and even Democrats are evenly divided on Trump’s response to the crises, with 44% both […]

  • The world is running out of antibiotics, WHO says

    Too few new antibiotics are under development to combat the threat of multidrug-resistant infections, according to a new World Health Organization report. Adding to the concern: It is likely that the speed of increasing resistance will outpace the slow drug development process. As of May, a total of 51 antibiotics and 11 biologicals — medical products often made from natural sources — are being developed, the new report said. “The idea is that biologicals could replace use of antibiotics, which […]

  • Hundreds dead in Mexico earthquake, rescues continue, how you can help

    MEXICO CITY – A sea of rescuers in hard hats and masks continue to descend upon the streets of Mexico City in search of survivors after a deadly earthquake struck the region. “The priority now is continue rescuing those who are still trapped and provide medical attention to the injured,” said President Enrique Peña Nieto in a video statement early Wednesday. Dozens of buildings in central Mexico turned into plumes of dust and debris killing at least 216 people in […]

  • At least 44 dead in 7.1 central Mexico earthquake

    (CNN) — [Breaking news update, posted at 5:02 p.m. ET] At least 44 people were killed in Morelos state in a magnitude-7.1 earthquake that struck central Mexico, according to a preliminary report issued by the governor. [Breaking news update, posted at 4:45 p.m. ET] At least four people have been killed in the magnitude-7.1 earthquake that struck the central Mexican state of Puebla, Reuters reported, citing local officials. Two people died when a school collapsed in Puebla. Two others were killed […]