Unifier of Germany, integrator of Europe, Helmut Kohl dead (Lead, Changing dateline)
Gunman who shot U.S. politician Steve Scalise acted alone, says Federal Bureau of Investigation
US OPEN: It's wide open at the halfway point
Two die in mass food poisoning at Mosul camp for displaced
Political negotiations continue in bid for deals
US Student Released From Detention In North Korea, Otto Warmbier Has Died
20 June 2017, 10:03 | Terri Saunders
Tillerson said that "we hold North Korea accountable for Otto Warmbier's unjust imprisonment and demand the release of three other Americans who have been illegally detained".
Young Pioneer Tours, the group with which Warmbier travelled to North Korea, will no longer be organising tours for U.S. citizens to the isolated country, Troy Collings, a company director at the group, said in a statement after his death.
His family said in a statement that "the bad torturous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans" meant that "no other outcome was possible beyond the sad one we experienced today". "Surrounded by his loving family, Otto died today at 2:20 p.m.", his family said in a statement said, the CNN reported.
The Republican president says University of Virginia student Otto Warmbier (WORM'-bir) spent a year and a half in North Korea before returning last week to the Cincinnati area, where his parents were "so happy to see him even though he was in very tough condition". There, doctors stated that Otto had sustained injuries that stemmed from cardiopulmonary arrest and his scans showed that there was an enormous loss to every single region of his brain.
Otto Warmbier, the University of Virginia student who was taken prisoner in North Korea, has died. "There has still been nearly no information disclosed about his period in detention", it said. Although we would never hear his voice again, within a day the countenance of his face changed - he was at peace. "He was home, and we believe he could sense that", the statement said.
In the spring of 2016, Warmbier signed up for a trip to North Korea with the Young Pioneer Tours travel group, a company that takes participants to places they wouldn't normally go.
American student Otto Warmbier speaks as he is presented to reporters in Pyongyang, North Korea.
I just wanted to pass on word that Otto Warmbier has just passed away. There is nothing more tragic for a parent than to lose a child in the prime of life.
We thank everyone around the world who has kept him and our family in their thoughts and prayers.
Mr Warmbier was transferred back to the United States after over a year in North Korean captivity.
Hedges exits game after home-plate collision with Rizzo
On Monday , Chicago climbed back over that mark with a 3-2 win against San Diego at Wrigley Field that upped its mark to 35-34. In a rally Monday , the hots bats of Anthony Rizzo and Willson Contreras ignited the recently resurgent Cubs offense.
Leo Varadkar to meet Theresa May in Downing St
The Conservative source said: "We're confident of getting an agreement, we're confident that the Queen's speech will be passed". The subsequent election in March saw the DUP take the most seats in the assembly, but their 28 was just one more than Sinn Féin.
Today his family has announced the news of his death.
FILE - In this February 29, 2016, file photo, American student Otto Warmbier speaks as he is presented to reporters in Pyongyang, North Korea.
For his alleged crime, Warmbier was sentenced to 15 years of hard labor.
File - American student Otto Warmbier, center, is escorted at the Supreme Court, Wednesday, March 16, 2016, in Pyongyang, North Korea.
There are three Americans who remain in North Korean custody.
Warmbier had not spoken or moved in any purposeful way since his return, a condition his doctors called "unresponsive wakefulness" also known as persistent vegetative state. Warmbier had plans to visit Beijing, China, after he left North Korea.
The U.S. Department of State warns against travel to North Korea.
His death is expected to further exacerbate the already tense relations between the U.S. and the North. U.S. media, including the Washington Post, have called for stronger sanctions on Pyongyang after Warmbier's comatose release.
Apple unveil iOS 11, Watch OS and new iPad Pros at WWDC17
Now, according to 9to5mac , iOS 11 could use the same tech to make remembering your Wi-Fi password a thing of the past. This isn't a surprise; developers have had almost two years to update their apps to comply with the newest standards.
Singapore PM apologizes for family feud
Claims of nepotism are highly sensitive in Singapore where the People's Action Party has remained solidly united for decades. The Prime Minister took to Facebook yesterday to apologise to Singaporeans over the Oxley-squabble.
Irish Taoiseach 'reassured' over Tory-DUP deal
Upon arriving at 10 Downing Street, Varadkar said he was reminded of a specific scene from a famous film. The DUP's deal to prop up the Tories at Westminster is also likely to be discussed at Downing Street.
Nickelback Are Beefing With Slipknot
The two were once labelmates back when Nickelback and Taylor's other group Stone Sour were signed to Roadrunner Records . It seems Chad Kroeger has had it with Nickelback being the punching bag of the rock world.
Iran launches missiles into eastern Syria
He added that the Islamic Republic's missile power advances common global campaign to eradicate Daesh, extremism and terrorism. As per the reports, several ground-to-ground, mid-range missiles were fired from bases in Kermanshah province, western Iran .
Brooks Koepka sweeps to US Open victory
Brooks Koepka admitted patience was the key to his record-equalling victory at the 2017 US Open at Erin Hills on Sunday. Koepka had been on the punishing Challenge Tour schedule, taking in events from Kazakhstan to Kenya.