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N.Korea shows off 'ICBM' during massive parade

US President Donald Trump and Mike Pence have been briefed on the situation. He said uniting the country with South Korea was the "only way it's going to happen". U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to send an "armada" of warships to water off the tense peninsula, coupled with recent United States strikes in Syria and Afghanistan, were proof that Washington had chosen the path of "open threat... Continua a leggere...

Detroit police officers shot, wounded responding to burglary call

Detroit police officers shot, wounded responding to burglary call The second officer has been with Detroit Police Department for at least 18 months. When they arrived at the home, a teenager, 19, reportedly fired a single gunshot from inside the home, striking one officer in the face, Craig said. Witnesses called police, who arrived a short time later and found the victim in the back seat of the limousine, she said. According to the chief, the families of ... Continua a leggere...

Kenya's Kiplagat wins her Boston Marathon debut

In the years that have passed since her first Boston Marathon , that original Bib number that Semple was unable to tear away has come to stand for quite a lot. I was thinking about all of them and I know that they were with us all in spirit, and that my mom would be really proud. Keflezighi, 41, finished 13th this year in what he said will be his last competitive run in Boston . Continua a leggere...

Ecuador chooses between leftist, ex-banker in tight presidential vote

Ecuador chooses between leftist, ex-banker in tight presidential vote Lasso has pledged to evict Julian Assange from Ecuador's embassy in London, where the WikiLeaks founder has lived since Correa granted him asylum in 2012. Several regional leaders offered their congratulations and a local electoral watchdog that carried out a quick count of its own said Monday that Moreno had a 1.6 point edge in their sample, which is considered highly accurate. Continua a leggere...

ANC leaders defend Zuma amid calls for him to resign

The ANC says it calls on South Africans to rally around new ministers, who have invaluable skills and expertise, and assist them in their quest to make South Africa better. The ANC on Wednesday backed Jacob Zuma and described the criticism levelled against the president by top party officials as a mistake. ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe said the party was "gravely concerned" about disp... Continua a leggere...

Fort Wayne sees weekly dip in gas prices

Fort Wayne sees weekly dip in gas prices Motor club AAA puts the price a penny higher. Average retail gasoline prices in Akron have risen 1.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.30/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 372 gas outlets in Akron. Pittsburgh- $2.66/g, up 5.5 cents per gallon from last week's $2.60/g. States posting the highest prices are Hawaii ($3.074 a gallon), California ($3.007), Washingto... Continua a leggere...

Vice President Pence warns North Korea 'era of strategic patience is over'