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Tensions escalate with North Korea

North Korea has been gradually building its nuclear weapons capabilities for years. Now that progress and its development of missile technology is increasing alarm among American officials who fear that in a matter of years North Korea will be able to target a U.S. city with a nuclear-tipped missile. That's increased pressure on the Trump administration to find a formula to blunt North Korea's advances.

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The lost hikers survived 44 days before she died. Just 3 days later he was rescued

They were on a long trek on the Ganesh Himal trail in Nepal, which is not as crowded as other popular routes, and were caught in a snowstorm in March and lost their way. Trekking officials said Liang Sheng Yueh, 21, was found on a ledge under a waterfall and was flown by helicopter to a hospital in the capital, Kathmandu. The body of his girlfriend, 19-year-old Liu Chen Chun, was also taken to the capital.

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Video: A celebration of belonging at the Reality Ministries Annual Talent Show

Follow Tony Simpson, 66, as he performs one of his favorite hymns "Great is Thy Faithfulness," for the Reality Ministries Annual Talent Show​ at DPAC​. The free show, a fundraiser for Reality Ministries​, a nonprofit that serves teens and adults with disabilities, was sold out weeks in advance.
Casey Toth ctoth@heraldsun.com
Video: A celebration of belonging at the Reality Ministries Annual Talent Show 3:44

Video: A celebration of belonging at the Reality Ministries Annual Talent Show

Video: 8-year-old ‘drafted’ to UNC cross-country team 1:27

Video: 8-year-old ‘drafted’ to UNC cross-country team

Video: Future farmers learn and compete at annual Central Piedmont Jr. Livestock Show 1:54

Video: Future farmers learn and compete at annual Central Piedmont Jr. Livestock Show

Raw Video: Rising water at the Eno River 1:06

Raw Video: Rising water at the Eno River