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Seoul to announce follow-up measures to 'comfort women' deal review on Tuesday

However, throughout the course of negotiations, the usage of the term has been distorted to emphasize instead the final conclusion of the comfort women question, spurring criticisms that South Korea was dragged into Japan's intentions. A South Korean investigation appointed by the government concluded last month that the dispute over the women could not be " fundamentally resolved" because the victims' demand for legal compensation had not been met.


Donald Trump coming to Monday's Georgia-Alabama game

The first couple will be hosted by Vice President Mike Pence's Chief of Staff Nick Ayers and his wife Jamie. The president won Alabama by 30 points and Georgia by five over Democrat Hillary Clinton. Atlanta's mayor, police chief, and representatives from the FBI and other state and federal agencies will be at a 1 p.m. Thursday news briefing on emergency plans surrounding the game between the University of Georgia and the University of Alabama, police said.


Volvo's Polestar Electric Cars Will Be Sold Online

The Polestar 1 will arrive in 2019, with numbers to be capped at just 500 units per year due to its finicky carbon fiber-intensive production process. Polestar 2 will start production later in 2019 and will be the first battery-electric vehicle (BEV) from the Volvo Car Group. For example, China plans to set goals for electric and plug-in hybrid cars to make up at least a fifth of local sales by 2025, with a staggered system of quotas beginning in 2018.