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North Korea celebrated its founder's birthday with an extravagant military display

North Korea celebrated its founder's birthday with an extravagant military display

President Donald Trump's plans for reclusive North Korea, which has conducted several missile and nuclear tests in defiance of U.N. sanctions, regularly threatening to destroy the United States . The...

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Palestinian kills British tourist in Jerusalem

He was arrested shortly after Friday's attack. She wrote on her Facebook page: "Thanks guys". "Security is really tight on campus so no worries at mo [ment]!" The Israeli Embassy in the United K...

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Emergency warnings lifted after Cyclone Cook clips New Zealand

Emergency warnings lifted after Cyclone Cook clips New Zealand

In Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, several dozen homes have been severely damaged due to strong winds and downed trees. It is expected to bring with it destructive winds, heavy rains and stormy conditions...

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A look at the missiles North Korea displayed at parade

A look at the missiles North Korea displayed at parade

BEIJING/PYONGYANG China said on Friday tension over North Korea had to be stopped from reaching an "irreversible and unmanageable stage" as a US aircraft carrier group steamed towards the region amid ...

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Russia slams watchdog probe of alleged Syria chemical attack

Mr Trump said Mr Tillerson had completed a successful meeting with Mr Putin, where "things went pretty well". More than 80 people were killed in what the USA has described as a nerve gas attack th...

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Police fire 2 officers they say assaulted man

Police fire 2 officers they say assaulted man

Two white police officers in Gwinnett County, Georgia, were kicked off the force Thursday, after videos surfaced showing them beating a black motorist during a Wednesday traffic stop, CNN reported . ...

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Syria's chemical attack '100 per cent fabrication', says President Bashar al-Assad

But at the United Nations on Wednesday, Russia vetoed a Security Council resolution that demanded a speedy investigation of the incident and would have condemned the reported use of chemical weapons...

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Colorado has backed off plans for marijuana clubs

The bill , known as "An Act respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and other Acts", would set a minimum age limit of 18, although each province w...

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Iran backs international investigation into alleged chemical attack in Syria

Following the 4 April atrocity, President Donald Trump ordered a cruise missile strike on a Syrian regime airbase from where the chemical attack was allegedly launched. missile strikes on the Middle E...

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North Korea Rolls Out Missiles, Other Weaponry At Huge Parade

Single-engine propeller-powered planes flew in a 105 formation overhead. This would allow North Korea to prevent its limited number of ICBM-capable launcher trucks from being damaged during launches a...

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French judges ask EU to lift Le Pen's immunity

French judges ask EU to lift Le Pen's immunity

Ms Le Pen has, in turn, denied any links with racists, anti-Semities or xenophobes and is convinced she can appeal to moderate voters. Le Pen argues that Muslim immigration and economic globalizatio...

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Number of IS terrorists killed in MOAB attack in Afghanistan reaches 90

The GPS-guided munition is known as the "mother of all bombs" and is capable of destroying an area equivalent to nine city blocks. "It was a strong position and four times we had operations [attacki...

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Dorset Police pay respects to fallen colleague PC Keith Palmer

Police officers from across the United Kingdom gathered in London on Monday to line the funeral route of Keith Palmer, who was murdered in the terror attack in the British capital last month. Around 5...

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The White House will stop releasing its visitor logs to the public

Last month, congressional Democrats introduced a bill-creatively named the "Making Access Records Available to Lead American Government Openness Act", or MAR-A-LAGO Act-that would require the disclosu...

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Russia Cool Over Prospects for Warmer Ties With US

The Kremlin previously refused to say whether Putin would meet with Tillerson in Moscow . But he also said Russian President Vladimir Putin was open to re-establishing it. "We know they have the ...

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US strikes on Syria 'unforgivable act of aggression', says North Korea

US President Donald Trump ordered a massive military strike on a Syrian air base on Thursday in retaliation for a "barbaric" chemical attack he blamed on President Bashar al-Assad. In a week that saw ...

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US Coalition Airstrike Killed Allied Forces In Syria, Military Says

It is not clear which air force was behind the April 11 strike, which hit allied fighters in a "forward position". According to U.S. Central Command, the strike occurred on Tuesday. A senior USA offic...

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Trump Discusses How He Launched Missiles Over Chocolate Cake With Chinese President

That hope's been around for a long time, and has done little but provide the North with time and space to develop nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. Four years ago, when military strikes against ...

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Mumbai NGO appeals to Pakistani activists to save Jadhav

Pakistan has claimed that death sentence was based on "credible" and "specific" evidence. "I have again requested the Pakistan foreign secretary to give access to Jadhav so that we can appeal", Bambaw...

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Asian markets lower, rattled by rising tensions in Koreas

Asian markets lower, rattled by rising tensions in Koreas

Tokyo's Nikkei 225 lost 0.5% to 18,335.63 and South Korea's Kospi slipped 0.6% to 2,134.88. Shanghai shares were down 0.9%. Retailers in Seoul said there was no sign of any panic buying, with all goo...

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UN Security Council Must Condemn Chemical Attack in Syria, Launch Probe

Assad said the barrage of United States missiles against the airport had not diminished his regime's ability to carry out further strikes. We don't have any chemical weapons, we gave up our arsenal a ...

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Free Picks for the 2017 Masters Golf Tournament

Free Picks for the 2017 Masters Golf Tournament

It's a process that has earned him a major championship and at one point elevated him to No. 1 in the world. "It's a week I always try to slow down and enjoy it", he said, "because it's so cool to b...

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North Korea Displays New ICBM, Other Missiles

North Korea Displays New ICBM, Other Missiles

NBC News reported on Thursday that the U.S.is prepared to launch a pre-emptive strike with conventional weapons against North Korea if it believes the country is about to conduct a nuclear weapons tes...

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McMaster's Influence on Trump Security Policy Seen in Syria Airstrikes

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Saturday declined to comment to USA Today on personnel matters, but dismissed the White House plans on a major staff shake-up. While Bannon's office...

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Everything you need to know about the Palm Sunday bombings in Egypt

Everything you need to know about the Palm Sunday bombings in Egypt

Hundreds gathered outside the Tanta church shortly after the blast, some weeping and wearing black while inside, blown-apart pews sat atop tiles soaked with blood. The head of Egypt's Coptic Church,...

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British woman stabbed to death in Jerusalem named

Spokeswoman Luba Samri said the man attacked the woman in her early 20s as she traveled on the light rail near Jerusalem's Old City. Israeli President Reuven Rivlin said he was "filled with sadnes...

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IS casualties of 'mother of all bombs' jumps to 90: Afghan officials

The psychological impact of its use can said to be similar to that of the use of a weapon of mass destruction. A local resident living around two kilometers (1.5 miles) from the blast told CNN he ...

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Canada high: Marijuana set to be legalised for recreational use

Bills introduced Thursday in Parliament signaled the government's biggest step yet towards fulfilling Mr. Trudeau's pledge of abolishing Canada's federal prohibition on pot less than two years after...

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British Tourist Murdered in Jerusalem Terror Attack

She died of her wounds shortly after arriving to the hospital, a Hadassah spokesperson said. The Hebrew University expressed its condolences in a statement: "The university condemns such acts of t...

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Koeman admits Lukaku won't sign new Everton contract

The Belgium global still has a contract that extends to 2019, but Koeman doesn't think he'll be extending beyond that. "It will be hard but if we finish fifth or six it will be ideal because then yo...

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