MANILA, PHILIPPINES (AP) - NORTH KOREAN'S TOP DIPLOMAT SAYS "UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES" WILL IT PUT ITS NUCLEAR WEAPONS OR BALLISTIC MISSILES ON THE NEGOTIATING TABLE. FOREIGN MINISTER RI YONG HO ALSO SAYS THAT HIS COUNTRY HAS NO INTENTION OF USING NUCLEAR WEAPONS AGAINST ANY COUNTRY "EXCEPT THE U.S." HE SAYS THE ONLY WAY THAT WOULD CHANGE IS IF ANOTHER COUNTRY JOINED IN AN AMERICAN ACTION AGAINST NORTH KOREA.

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA (AP) - NORTH KOREA SAYS IT WILL LAUNCH "THOUSANDS-FOLD" REVENGE AGAINST THE UNITED STATES OVER THE ADOPTION OF TOUGH U.N. SANCTIONS IMPOSED AFTER ITS INTERCONTINENTAL BALLISTIC LAUNCHES. THE NORTH'S STATEMENT CAME TWO DAYS AFTER THE U.N. SECURITY COUNCIL UNANIMOUSLY APPROVED NEW SANCTIONS TO PUNISH THE NORTH INCLUDING A BAN ON COAL AND OTHER EXPORTS WORTH OVER $1 BILLION.

CARACAS, VENEZUELA (AP) - THE EUROPEAN UNION IS CRITICIZING THE REMOVAL OF VENEZUELA'S PUBLIC PROSECUTOR BY A NEWLY INSTALLED CONSTITUTIONAL ASSEMBLY WITH NEARLY UNLIMITED AUTHORITY TO GOVERN. EU FOREIGN POLICY CHIEF FEDERICA MOGHERINI'S OFFICE SAID MONDAY THAT THE ASSEMBLY'S ACTIONS AND REMOVAL OF LUISA ORTEGA DIAZ "HAVE FURTHER WEAKENED THE PROSPECTS FOR A PEACEFUL RETURN TO THE DEMOCRATIC ORDER."

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) - PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP IS LASHING OUT AT SEN. RICHARD BLUMENTHAL, CALLING HIM A "PHONY VIETNAM CON ARTIST" SHORTLY AFTER THE DEMOCRATIC LAWMAKER SAID THE INVESTIGATION INTO RUSSIAN MEDDLING IN LAST YEAR'S ELECTION AND POSSIBLE COLLUSION BY THE TRUMP CAMPAIGN MUST BE PURSUED. BLUMENTHAL WAS INTERVIEWED MONDAY MORNING ON CNN, ANSWERING QUESTIONS ABOUT THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TARGETING LEAKERS, SANCTIONS ON NORTH KOREA AND REPORTS THAT SPECIAL COUNSEL BOB MUELLER HAS IMPANELED A GRAND JURY.

EL CERRITO, CALIF. (AP) - ONE FAMILY TRAVELED FROM AFRICA TO PUT THEIR CHILD IN A SAN FRANCISCO AREA DAY CAMP THAT CATERS TO TRANSGENDER CHILDREN, AGES 4 TO 12. RAINBOW DAY CAMP IS ONE OF THE FEW DAY CAMPS IN THE WORLD, EXPERTS SAY, THAT CATER TO YOUNG TRANSGENDER CHILDREN. ITS ENROLLMENT HAS TRIPLED SINCE IT OPENED IN 2015. GENDER EXPERTS SAY THE CAMP'S RAPID GROWTH REFLECTS WHAT THEY'RE SEEING IN GENDER CLINICS AROUND THE COUNTRY: AN INCREASING NUMBER OF KIDS COMING OUT AS TRANSGENDER AT YOUNG AGES.
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FEDERAL JUDGES RECENTLY SENTENCED FOUR MEN FOR CHILD PORNOGRAPHY, ILLEGAL ALIEN, AND FIREARMS CRIMES.

THE WYOMING U.S. ATTORNEY'S OFFICE SAYS
U.S. DISTRICT COURT JUDGE SCOTT SKAVDAHL SENTENCED CHASE MCKAY STAGNER, 21, OF CHICO, CALIF., FOR TWO COUNTS OF PRODUCTION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY.

STAGNER WAS ARRESTED IN CALIFORNIA AND EXTRADITED TO WYOMING.

HE RECEIVED 15 YEARS OF IMPRISONMENT, TO BE FOLLOWED BY 15 YEARS OF SUPERVISED RELEASE, AND WAS ORDERED TO PAY $5,000 TO THE JUSTICE FOR VICTIMS TRAFFICKING ACT.

SKAVDAHL ALSO SENTENCED FERMIN FAUSTO, 38, OF EVANSTON FOR BEING A FELON IN POSSESSION OF A FIREARM.

HE RECEIVED SIX YEARS OF IMPRISONMENT, TO BE FOLLOWED BY THREE YEARS OF SUPERVISED RELEASE.
U.S. DISTRICT COURT JUDGE ALAN JOHNSON SENTENCED TWO MEN FOR ILLEGAL RE-ENTRY OF A PREVIOUSLY DEPORTED ALIEN INTO THE UNITED STATES.

ONE MAN FROM HONDURAS, WAS ARRESTED IN WORLAND, AND ANOTHER FROM MEXICO WAS ARRESTED IN CASPER.

BOTH WERE SENTENCED TO TIME SERVED, PLUS 10 DAYS, AND ARE SUBJECT TO DEPORTATION UPON RELEASE FROM CUSTODY.
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CHEYENNE, WYO. (AP) - PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP HAS APPROVED A DISASTER DECLARATION FOR WYOMING'S FLOOD-AFFECTED FREMONT AND PARK COUNTIES AND THE WIND RIVER RESERVATION. THE WHITE HOUSE ANNOUNCED TRUMP'S DECLARATION ON SUNDAY.

LODGE GRASS, MONT. (AP) - AUTHORITIES HAVE RELEASED THE NAMES OF THREE PEOPLE WHO WERE KILLED IN A RESIDENTIAL SHOOTING ON THE CROW INDIAN RESERVATION. THE BILLINGS GAZETTE REPORTS THAT 27-YEAR-OLD LESLIE FRANK NOMEE JR., HIS WIFE DENISE, 25, AND NEHEMIAH BROKENROPE, 30, DIED AT HOSPITALS ON THE RESERVATION AND IN BILLINGS. AUTHORITIES SAY FRIDAY'S SHOOTINGS WERE DRUG-RELATED.

CODY, WYO. (AP) - A WYOMING COUPLE DIED IN AN ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE CRASH ON A FOREST SERVICE ROAD IN NORTHWESTERN WYOMING. THE PARK COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE SAYS 69-YEAR-OLD ALLEN HEALD PHILLIPS OF CODY AND HIS 66-YEAR-OLD WIFE ANNETTE DIED FRIDAY AFTERNOON WHEN THEIR ATV TUMBLED OFF A STEEP ROAD IN THE CLARKS FORK CANYON SOUTHWEST OF CLARK.

CHEYENNE, WYO. (AP) - AN INCREASE IN COURT AUTOMATION FEES APPROVED BY THE STATE LEGISLATURE AIMS TO PROVIDE WYOMING COURTROOMS WITH ADEQUATE TECHNOLOGY. THE WYOMING TRIBUNE EAGLE REPORTS PEOPLE USING WYOMING COURTS NOW HAVE TO PAY $15 MORE IN AUTOMATION FEES THAN THEY DID BEFORE.