I would say Keith Ellison is an extremist crank and that you can't ascribe the same level of insanity to the entire Democratic Party.
Tough talk aside, there was scant sign the USA military was preparing for imminent action and an important, quiet diplomatic channel remained open.
On Wednesday, North Koreaannounced that a plan to attack Guam would be complete by mid-August. "Kim Jong Un, the world always thought he was not a responsible leader; well, he's acting more responsible than this guy is".
The North then came out with a threat to lob four intermediate-range "Hwasong-12" missiles near Guam, a tiny USA territory some 3,200 kilometers (2,000 miles) from Pyongyang.
"All the five declared nuclear weapons states, which includes the United States, Russia and China, as well as Britain and France, need to get on board on this to bring North Korea back from the brink, bring Donald Trump back from the brink, and support the NPT (the treaty on the non-proliferation of nuclear weapons) and support the UN's efforts to make nuclear weapons illegal worldwide", he said. With the investment in infrastructure the North Korean people's lives would be improved and a dialogue would be opened.
He answered, "I think both". There are no air raid drills or cars in camouflage netting as was the case during previous crises. State-run media ensures that the population gets the North Korean side of the story, but doesn't convey any sense of global concern about the situation. North Korea claims the exercises are a rehearsal for war, but Washington and Seoul say they are necessary to deter North Korean aggression.
Roger Federer punches ticket to Rogers Cup semi-finals
Buoyed by a captivated, rowdy Montreal night session crowd, Shapovalov found his way back into the match in the second set. "I already beat other players 17 times", said Federer. "I struggled against Ferrer early on, so today was better".
Trump warns North Korea against making 'overt' threats
As China reissues its calls for calm between the United States and North Korea and warns Donald Trump not to "play with fire". Asked Friday if the USA was going to war, he said cryptically, "I think you know the answer to that".
As it is, the US has a robust military presence in the region, including six B-1 bombers in Guam and Air Force fighter jet units in South Korea, plus other assets across the Pacific Ocean and in the skies above.
"Let her speak for Germany", Trump said, when asked about the comment.
Meanwhile, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she does not see a military solution to rising tensions between the United States and North Korea, and called for a de-escalation of the rhetoric.
By evening, he seemed to have mellowed a bit.
Speaking to Guam Gov. Eddie Calvo, he promised: "You are safe".
Computer hardware stocks rebounded following recent weakness, with the NYSE Arca Computer Hardware Index climbing by 1.4%. The local currency was trading at 1,147.55 won against the US dollar, down 5.55 won from the previous session's close.
On Friday, Swift's bodyguard, Greg Dent , testified against Mueller and said that he witnessed the alleged assault. Mueller was sacked by radio station KXGO two days after the 2013 incident and has been unable to find a job since.
A reporter asked what he can tell Americans who are "on edge" about the heightened rhetoric between the USA and North Korea . Meanwhile, Trump did not directly answer a question about whether the US troops would lead the potential operation.
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"Trump tells reporters at his New Jersey golf course Friday that he's "not going to rule out" a military option". Trump declined to give more details about the possibility of USA forces leading an operation in Venezuela .
They threatened US , other countries, and they threaten Guam . "I feel it would be a pretty stupid idea to do that", she said. Andersen Air Force Base hosts a Navy helicopter squadron and Air Force bombers that rotate to Guam from the US mainland.
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South Korea's KOSPI fell 1.7 percent to its lowest since May 24, but its losses for the week are a relatively modest 3.2 percent. Wilmar International slipped 6.4 per cent or 22 cents to $3.20; Hongkong Land lost 2.1 per cent or 16 U.S. cents to US$7.34.
There are some large differences, though, which explains why only one of nine past winners at Quail Hollow broke par Thursday. He made his par putt on the 17th hole and then sprinted to the 18th tee and promptly knocked his tee shot down the middle.
Arsenal have been relatively quiet on the transfer front this summer, although the business they have done looks shrewd enough. Danny Drinkwater is sidelined with a thigh injury and Robert Huth is also out thanks to an ankle injury.
On Tuesday, the commander in chief said the rogue nation "will be met with fire and fury like the world has never seen ". All parties must assure North Koreans we will forego any military action against them if North Korea remains peaceful".
Trump warning over North Korea hits markets
Ten-year USA yields dropped 4.3 basis points to 2.24 percent and German equivalents fell 3 bps to 0.43 percent, a six-week low. Investors instead turned to safe-haven assets such as gold, pushing it to a two-month high, and the Japanese yen JPY= rose.
Wenger confirms Sanchez out for 'a while'
Mesut Ozil will " take centre stage " as Arsenal's main man this season, former Gunners midfielder Stewart Robson told talkSPORT. And ahead of their opening fixture at home to Leicester on Friday night, Joshua has dealt him another blow.
Malappuram: School in a spot over uniform diktat
Earlier in June, the design of girls" school uniform in a Kerala had sparked controversy after a photographer called it "vulgar'. The Childline officials have also found the process highly discriminatory which will raise mental agony of the students.
Sanchez to miss start of season
He added: "I'm convinced in 10 or 15 years it will not necessarily be a football specialist who is a manager of a club". Wenger though stressed on the fact that Sanchez remained "focused" on playing for Arsenal this season.
Stocks drop, led by technology companies
Shares Snap fell 1.94, or 14%, to 11.83 after the Snapchat parent reported earnings late Thursday that missed analyst forecasts. The Dow Jones industrial average slid 204.69 points, or 0.9 percent, to 21,844.01, just shy of its low point for the day.
USA stocks fall again on North Korea tensions
Australia's S&P/ASX 200 edged down almost 0.1 percent to 5,760.90, while South Korea's Kospi fell 0.5 percent to 2,357.84. The US Consumer Price Index (CPI) edged up 0.1% last month after staying flat in June and falling by 0.1% in May.
Carroll Area Will See 98 Percent Of Aug. 21 Solar Eclipse
If you normally wear eyeglasses, put the eclipse-viewing glasses over them or hold the hand-held solar viewer in front of them. Anything lower will allow your eyes to be damaged, but NASA says Shade 12 is darker than the filters used for most welding.
Himachal: Two killed, four rescued after landslide hits Mandi
The Army and NDRF teams have reached the spot and started rescue operation along with the police, administration and local people. According to witnesses, the two buses were stationed at a kiosk on the highway for refreshments when the incident took place.
1 dead, 19 injured after crash near rally in Charlottesville
Others did not mention Trump directly but did condemn the marchers, many of whom carried Nazi flags and similar regalia. A large police force was in the area as the result of violent white supremacists rally and counter-protest on Saturday.
Matsuyama, Kisner shares lead
Rickie Fowler had six birdies, the kind of round that would put him in the lead - except for that triple bogey on the sixth hole. Jason Day was right there with them until a peculiar decision likely cost him a reasonable chance to stay with the leaders.