DPRK continues to prepare tunnels for a future nuclear test, according to @38NorthNK analysis. Former CIA Seoul boss says North Korea has "ability" to nuke U.S. GOP lawmaker: World should consider "total and complete" embargo of North Korea This week, the USS Carl Vinson is underway in the South China Sea for a scheduled deployment. #Squawk7700: 7J645 from Taraz to Moscow declared emergencySouth Korea starts to send military vehicles towards the border with North Korea (Inje/Hongcheon direction)At least 24 dead in Nepal bus crash: OfficialHong Kong deputies in Beijing call for review of Basic Law and no more foreign judgesPhilippine 'death squad' member not afraid of Duterte, says more will speak outShanghai @Disneyland received nearly 8 million visitors in the first 9 months since opening in mid-June 2016: Walt Disney chairman and CEOTwo Malaysian WFP staff leave North Korea after exit ban: UN Two Malaysian WFP staff leave North Korea after exit ban: UN.@StateDept: U.S. open to talks with North Korea. .@nikkihaley: "We are not ruling anything out and we are considering every option that's on the table." Highlights on Foreign Minister's press conference: Chinese FM Wang Yi's keywords about China-U.S. relationshipS. Korea’s top court to rule on President Park impeachment on Friday"We stand shoulder-to-shoulder with Japan and South Korea," Sean Spicer says "We're not jamming this down anybody's throat," Spicer says on process to replace Obamacare President Xi: No matter what stage China's development is in, real economy will always be foundation for growthU.N. calls for calm between Malaysia and North Korea, urging differences be settled through 'established diplomatic practice'North Korea State TV is in full war mode. China mulls tax cut for two-child families: Finance MinisterUS, South Korea military exercises aimed at conducting 'pre-emptive nuclear attack' against Pyongyang - North Korean diplomat Pakistan returns them as and when caught by them. Last year they had returned 20 Chinese. These will be dealt as per law: Dr. Ma XiangwuThere are about 320 Chinese in Pakistan terrorist camps: Dr. Ma Xiangwu, Functionary, Communist Party of China, Peoples Republic of ChinaChina says Dalai Lama a 'deceptive actor' after brain commentsChina says will take measures against US missile system deployed in S. Korea, says US and Seoul will bear consequences. - @AP Sri Lankan Navy shoots Indian fisherman, Colombo promises thorough investigation Malaysian police say they foiled an assassination plan on Saudi Arabia King Salman ahead of his state visit, seven people arrested US THAAD missile defense system starts arriving in S Korea. Controversial in the region

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DPRK continues to prepare tunnels for a future nuclear test, according to @38NorthNK analysis.
This week, the USS Carl Vinson is underway in the South China Sea for a scheduled deployment.
#Squawk7700: 7J645 from Taraz to Moscow declared emergency
South Korea starts to send military vehicles towards the border with North Korea (Inje/Hongcheon direction)
Hong Kong deputies in Beijing call for review of Basic Law and no more foreign judges
Shanghai @Disneyland received nearly 8 million visitors in the first 9 months since opening in mid-June 2016: Walt Disney chairman and CEO
.@nikkihaley: "We are not ruling anything out and we are considering every option that's on the table."
Highlights on Foreign Minister's press conference: Chinese FM Wang Yi's keywords about China-U.S. relationship
S. Korea’s top court to rule on President Park impeachment on Friday
"We stand shoulder-to-shoulder with Japan and South Korea," Sean Spicer says
"We're not jamming this down anybody's throat," Spicer says on process to replace Obamacare
President Xi: No matter what stage China's development is in, real economy will always be foundation for growth
China mulls tax cut for two-child families: Finance Minister
China says Dalai Lama a 'deceptive actor' after brain comments