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North Korean cyber attack campaign detected days after historic summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un

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A malicious cyber campaign carried out by the North Korean government was detected by U.S. intelligence agencies on Thursday - just two days after the historic summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un. An analysis compiled by the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security revealed the North...
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Trump returns salute of North Korean general at summit, state media footage reveals

Trump returns salute of North Korean general at summit, state media footage reveals

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A U.S. official told CNN that Trump was briefed on protocol, which is to not salute military officers from other countries.
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White House Defends Trump's Salute to a North Korean Military Officer

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the White House press secretary, described the act as “a common courtesy,” but critics said it was an inappropriate gesture that was meant to symbolize respect.
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New video shows President Trump saluting North Korean general

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U.S. presidents generally do not return salutes from foreign military officers.
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Facing Criticism, the White House Calls Trump's Salute to North Korean General a ‘Common Courtesy'

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The White House on Thursday defended President Donald Trump's decision to return a military salute to a North Korean three-star general.
“It's a common courtesy when a military official from another government salutes, that you return that,” presidential spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters two days after Trump returned from his summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un.
North Korean state media released video from the visit of Trump reaching out to shake the hand of the minister of the People's Armed Forces, who instead saluted during the summit in Singapore. The two then...
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Treason or respect? Trump draws ire for returning North Korean general's salute

Treason or respect? Trump draws ire for returning North Korean general's salute

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Footage of the US President returning the salute of a North Korean general has set off his domestic critics, who have accused Donald Trump of showing respect for a “murderous regime” in Pyongyang.
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Trump admin says 500 families reunified, but thousands unaccounted for

Trump admin says 500 families reunified, but thousands unaccounted for

From April 19 through the end of May, 1,995 children were separated due to the administration's "zero tolerance" policy, and 2,342 were separated from May 5 to June 9... Read more ...

Caught on camera: Fire burns nearly a dozen cars in North Carolina parking lot

Caught on camera: Fire burns nearly a dozen cars in North Carolina parking lot

Multiple vehicles went up in flames at Carowinds amusement park Friday afternoon in Charlotte, North Carolina. Read more ...

No narcotics found in Anthony Bourdain's system at death, say French officials

No narcotics found in Anthony Bourdain's system at death, say French officials

CNN said Bourdain was in France working on an upcoming episode of his award-winning CNN series, "Parts Unknown." Read more ...

9,000 barrels of bourbon crash to ground after collapse at Kentucky distillery

9,000 barrels of bourbon crash to ground after collapse at Kentucky distillery

The Kentucky building houses about 20,000 barrels of aging bourbon. Read more ...

Police need warrant for cell phone location data, SCOTUS rules

Police need warrant for cell phone location data, SCOTUS rules

The US Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a defendant challenging the government's use of his cellphone location information without a warrant. Read more ...

Senators seek answers amid reports of migrant children being abused at...

Senators seek answers amid reports of migrant children being abused at Virginia facility

Two senators are pushing the Trump administration for answers about a juvenile detention facility in Virginia where immigrant children said they were bound, beaten and put in... Read more ...

'I am confused and afraid:' School releases poem written by teen shot...

'I am confused and afraid:' School releases poem written by teen shot, killed by officer

Police have said the 17-year-old was unarmed and fleeing from a traffic stop when he was shot. Read more ...

Caught on camera: Mom found with heroin after dozing off in drive-thru with...

Caught on camera: Mom found with heroin after dozing off in drive-thru with toddler

Investigators said they found a glass pipe with residue and a straw with white powder residue touching her 2-year-old daughter's pacifier. Read more ...

The crying little girl in those iconic border photos was not separated from...

The crying little girl in those iconic border photos was not separated from her mother

But thousands of children remain in U.S. custody without their parents. Read more ...

Festival vendor convinces people to purchase $38 'hot dog water'

Festival vendor convinces people to purchase $38 'hot dog water'

Great news: It's keto-friendly. Read more ...