WATCH: Top 5 world news vids today

2018-08-28 05:46

1. Trump finally relents, amid pressure over McCain

US President Donald Trump on Monday issued a proclamation honoring the late US Senator John McCain, after facing repeated questions about his silence over the death of the veteran lawmaker, former prisoner-of-war, and frequent critic of the Trump Administration.

2. Victims identified in fatal Florida shooting

Investigators are still searching for a motive in the fatal shooting of two people at a video game tournament in Florida.

3. Donald Trump has phone trouble as he tries to connect with Mexico's president

Donald Trump struggled to connect with Mexico's president, Enrique Pena Nieto, over the phone as they were marking a new trade understanding between the countries.  

4. Japanese company takes automatic taxi out for test drive ahead of 2020 Olympics

Japan tests its automatic taxi, which it hopes will ease pressure on the already stressed industry ahead of the 2020 Olympics. Michelle Hennessy reports.

5. Thousands of couples marry in mass wedding

About 4 000 couples married at a mass wedding in South Korea. The ceremony was hosted by the Unification Church that regularly holds mass ceremonies around the world.

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