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1. President Trump says he is right to unleash fire and fury on North Korea maybe wasn't tough enough. The President's comments come as North Korea threatens to launch ballistic missiles to Guam.
2. Defense secretary Jim Mattis says diplomacy is getting traction and results in the North Korea conflict. Mattis points to the latest sanctions approved by the UN Security Council.
3. A strong earthquake in the northern Philippines has sent people in Manila running into the streets. An official says no damage is expected.
4. And a monsoon storm has brought powerful wind and rain in southern Arizona. Two inches of rain fell in one hour near Phoenix and flooding there closed part of a highway for near 60 minutes.
Matt Small, the Associated Press with AP News Minute.