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North Korean vice premier Kim Yong-Jim incurred the wrath of leader Kim Jong-Un (pictured) after he dozed off during a meeting, the mass-selling JoongAng Ilbo reportedKim Yong Jin faced a firing squad for reportedly falling asleep during a high-level meeting, a South Korean spokesman says.


2016-08-31 02:42:04 -0600

Dilma Rousseff speaks at her own impeachment trial. (Eraldo Peres/AP)The year-long fight centered on accusations that Dilma Rousseff broke laws in her management of the federal budget.


2016-08-31 14:07:41 -0600

FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2016, file photo, Gov. Paul LePage speaks at a news conference at the State House in Augusta, Maine. Lepage said Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016, he intends to seek "spiritual guidance" in hopes of quieting a controversy he created when he left an obscene message on a Democratic lawmaker's voicemail and then said he wished he could challenge him to a duel and point a gun at him. LePage said he doesn't intend to talk to the media anymore, a claim he has made before. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)Maine's Paul LePage apologizes to a lawmaker to whom he left an obscene voicemail and made a quip about aiming a gun at him.


2016-08-31 14:16:39 -0600