Tillerson urges calm on North Korea, says no imminent threat

Tillerson sought to explain the thinking behind Trump’s warning to Pyongyang that it would be “met with fire and fury like the world has never seen” if it made more threats to the United States. Tillerson said Trump was trying to send a strong and clear message to North Korea’s leader so that there wouldn’t be “any miscalculation.”

North Korea says it released Canadian detainee

Pyongyang’s official Korean Central News Agency said Wednesday that Hyeon Soo Lim was released on “sick bail” following a decision by the country’s Central Court.

Proceedings end for day in Swift groping case

Swift’s lawyer, Douglas Baldridge, got Mueller to concede that various supervisors with KYGO and its parent firm had discussed the possibility of letting him go even before the encounter with Swift at a pre-concert photo opportunity in 2013 in Denver.

Trump warns NKorea of ‘fire and fury’ as nuke threat worsens

Trump’s stern words to the camera at his golf course in Bedminster, New Jersey, came hours after reports indicating North Korea can now wed nuclear warheads with its missiles, including those that may be able to hit the American mainland.

Rep. Rokita launches Indiana Senate bid

Rokita’s campaign provided The Associated Press with a copy of a digital ad that contains the remarks ahead of the congressman’s planned kickoff announcement Wednesday morning at the Statehouse.

“Brian Kil” moniker used in online threats case

A Plainfield, Indiana girl was threatened via Facebook in December 2015 after she refused to send sexually explicit photos of herself over the internet. The threats prompted the Dec. 17, 2015, closings of Plainfield and Danville high schools and a shopping center.