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North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un smiles during a visit to the Chemical Material Institute of the Academy of Defense Science in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on August23, 2017. KCNA/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS PICTURE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NO THIRD PARTY SALES. SOUTH KOREA OUT. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

North Korea 'Readying Launch Of Ballistic Missile'

South Korean media says Seoul's military believes North Korea is readying the launch of a ballistic missile, possibly an intercontinental version (ICBM). [KBS 뉴스속보] 국방부 "北, 탄도미사일 발사 준비활동 식별...ICBM급...
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks during a briefing at the Department of State on August 22, 2017 in Washington, DC.US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson acknowledged Tuesday that North Korea has shown a 'level of restraint' in not conducting nuclear or missile tests since new UN sanctions were imposed. And he expressed the hope that it was a sign of Pyongyang's readiness to enter peace and disarmament talks with Washington 'sometime in the near future.' / AFP PHOTO / Brendan Smialowski (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Rex Tillerson Says Trump Speaks Only For Himself On American Values

WASHINGTON ― In an awkward interview, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson suggested that the president of the United States doesn't necessarily speak for the nation in expressing American values. On "Fox...
MINNEAPOLIS, MN - AUGUST 14: A protesters carries an image of Heather Heyer during a demonstration against racism and the violence over the weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia on August 14, 2017 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Protesters estimated at more than 1,000 blocked streets and light rail during the action. (Photo by Stephen Maturen/Getty Images)

Why Heather Heyer Was The Alt-Right's Worst Nightmare

The neo-Nazis at the Daily Stormer have nothing nice to say about Heather Heyer, the 32-year-old paralegal who was killed by a white supremacist protester in Charlottesville last weekend. Andrew Angli...
A white supremacist protester is punched in the face by a counter protester after giving a Nazi salute during "Unite the Right" protests by white nationalist and "alt-right" demonstrators in Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S., August 12, 2017. REUTERS/Casey Ian Patchell

7 Terrifying Things That Happened In Charlottesville This Weekend

A day of violence in Charlottesville, Virginia has left three people dead, dozens injured and laid bare the increasingly roiling racial and political divisions. It's pretty bad when having your cou...
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 19: (AUSTRALIA OUT) The family of Justine Damond (L-R) her sister-in-law Katarina Ruszczyk, brother Jason Ruszczyk and parents John Ruszczyk and Maryan Heffernan are seen during a vigil for their daughter at Freshwater Beach on July 19, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. Ms Damond was shot dead by police responding to her 911 call about a disturbance near her home in Minneapolis, Minnesota in the United States. (Photo by Kate Geraghty/Fairfax Media via Getty Images)

For Shocked Australians, America's Gun Nightmare Hits Home

Sunday mornings on Sydney's Freshwater Beach are a rowdy affair. Hundreds of children and teenagers descend down the dunes and wade into the water, competing in swim-and-run races as part of Australia...
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg (L) directs U.S President Donald Trump who takes his place as NATO member leaders gather before the start of their summit in Brussels, Belgium, May 25, 2017. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

France's U.S. Ambassador Says Trump Is Harming Global Stability

As President Donald Trump prepares for this week's G-20 summit, his European partners aren't hiding their disillusionment with how his "America First" approach to foreign policy has damaged the libera...
A member of the honor guard stands wrapped in the Union Flag, also known as Union Jack, next to an American flag while waiting for Theresa May, U.K. prime minister, not pictured, to arrive to the West Wing of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Friday, Jan. 27, 2017. The British prime minister is planning to pitch a free-trade deal to the new U.S. leader just as the reality of a new era of protection for American workers sinks in. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Brits Take The Mick Out Of Americans On Independence Day

The British response to Independence Day is exactly what you'd expect it to be. While Americans are celebrating 241 years of independence, Brits are over on Twitter being their usual sarcastic selves....