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We're nearly at 100 days. What is Trump's approval rating?

We're nearly at 100 days. What is Trump's approval rating?

Executive actions on trade, immigration, climate and government organization have pointed the direction Trump wants to take the country, though his controversial proposed entry ban that affects a nu...

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North, S. Korean women urge Trump to stop war rhetoric

After equivocating for years, the South Korean government - led by then-President Park Geun-hye - decided in July to allow the deployment of the system to guard against the North Korean threat. "China...

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Pentagon expands rebuke of Turkey over Iraq, Syria strikes

Turkey, which backs Syrian rebel groups and which launched a ground operation in northern Syria a year ago, has vowed to continue acting against groups it links to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Part...

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US admiral says North Korea crisis is at worst point he's seen

After the briefing, some of the USA senators also took issue with the absence of specifics on the Trump administration's thinking on North Korea and any potential future actions such as in response ...

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Donald Trump warns 'major, major conflict' with North Korea is 'absolutely' possible

Donald Trump warns 'major, major conflict' with North Korea is 'absolutely' possible

North Korea quickly denounced the naval movement as an act of aggression and threatened a nuclear strike on the USA if provoked. Adm. Harry Harris Jr.is commander of U.S. The Trump administration ha...

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'End the injustice' plea by Venezuelan official's son stirs nation

Its formal letter will be addressed to OAS Secretary General Luis Almagro, a fierce Maduro critic who has accused him of installing a dictatorship. "Venezuela is a very sad situation", he said, stan...

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Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA

Freeland said she raised trade matters with first daughter Ivanka Trump on the sidelines of a conference in Berlin on Tuesday, though it wasn't the focus of the meeting. "I know that's not such a popu...

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United States service members killed in Afghanistan amid ISIS fight

As President Donald Trump's administration drafts an Afghanistan policy, USA officials are seeking a way to reverse gains by militant groups without wading deeper into a 15-year-long war that has no e...

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US may need stronger defense against North Korea missiles: admiral

US may need stronger defense against North Korea missiles: admiral

The mission said "it is an unshakable will of the DPRK to go to the end if the USA wants to remain unchanged in its confrontational stance". Television footage showed military trailers carrying what...

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Rumors rife as gas restrictions in N. Korean capital drag on

China earlier on Thursday welcomed an apparently softer tone by the United States on the North Korean nuclear and missile crisis but stressed its opposition to a USA missile defence system being deplo...

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'NAFTA's been a horrible deal for the United States,' says Trump

'NAFTA's been a horrible deal for the United States,' says Trump

So I decided rather than terminating NAFTA , which would be a pretty big shock to the system, we will renegotiate", Trump said and warned that he would terminate the deal if he does not get a fair de...

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What Donald Trump's "joke" about Nikki Haley reveals about him

Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discuss the "urgent security challenge" posed by North Korea in a phone call, the White House says. This is a real threat to the world, whether we want to tal...

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U.S. wants to bring North Korea to 'path of dialogue'

U.S. wants to bring North Korea to 'path of dialogue'

Left unsaid by Graham was that a war today could be disastrous for US allies Japan and South Korea. The USS Carl Vinson aircraft supercarrier also is headed toward the peninsula for an exercise with S...

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Situation in Kashmir will improve in 2-3 months: Mehbooba

It has been learnt that the BJP has conveyed to the state chief minister that she should turn her focus on developmental works and show results on the ground. "We must start from where Vajpayee ji lef...

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Taiwan President Tsai Says Second Conversation with Trump Is Possible

On December 2, Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen got the whole world talking with her 10-minute phone call with the U.S. President-elect Donald Trump . The act sparked criticism from Taiwan's Mainl...

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US Republicans revive health bill, speaker cites progress

Tom MacArthur's proposed amendment ", the statement read , "the House Freedom Caucus has taken an official position in support of the current proposal". Democrats remained solidly against the legi...

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'Boris Johnson's mugwump comment was a deliberate Brexit distraction'

Saying it was "vital" British people chose Theresa May over the Labour leader, Johnson made a personal - and very Johnsonesque - attack on Corbyn. The regime has denied involvement. "We approach this ...

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Trump keeps mum about ousted adviser Flynn

News of the letter, which was released by House Oversight ranking member Elijah Cummings Thursday, comes as Chaffetz is asking the Pentagon to consider making Flynn forfeit hundreds of thousands of ...

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Trump Says Renegotiation of NAFTA 'Very Possible'

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, a division within the U.S. Labor Department, the state of IN alone lost roughly 18% of the manufacturing industry during the period 1994 to 2015, years imp...

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N.Korean media issue threat to 'wipe out' US

China's Xi Jinping called for restraint during an overnight call about North Korea with President Donald Trump, which came as Japan conducted joint drills with a USA aircraft carrier strike group head...

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Why S. Korea is debating US anti-missile system

Why S. Korea is debating US anti-missile system

South Korea's Yonhap news agency said six launchers, some intercept missiles and at least one radar have been deployed. "I find it preposterous that China would try to influence South Korea to not g...

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Anger erupts in China and Korea over U.S. missile defence system

Anger erupts in China and Korea over U.S. missile defence system

Tillerson, speaking on Fox News, also said United States intelligence reports suggest that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was "not insane", indicating he might be a rational actor who could be nego...

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Israel's Patriot missile defence system downs 'drone' from Syria

Russia's foreign ministry has condemned the attack, with the Kremlin calling for restraint. In January, Syria sent two letters to the United Nations calling on the worldwide community to "punish" Is...

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Woman shot by police in London anti-terror raid

Woman shot by police in London anti-terror raid

She has taken to hospital by London Ambulance Service where she remains under police guard, but has not been arrested due to her current condition. The London police stressed the incident was not co...

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US Admiral: North Korean Nuclear Threat A Matter Of When, Not If

US Admiral: North Korean Nuclear Threat A Matter Of When, Not If

Washington and Pyongyang have stepped up warnings to each other in recent weeks amid concerns Pyongyang may soon conduct a sixth nuclear bomb test. The Foreign Secretary was travelling on Thursday t...

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'The Simpsons' on Trump's First 100 Days: Death and Prozac

The clip shows an animated Trump in bed at the White House counting up accomplishments as president, like lowering his golf handicap and increasing his Twitter following. " This was supposed to las...

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Brexit | Merkel: Britain should hold no illusions exit will be easy

She also said that the United Kingdom should have "no illusions" about its standing after it leaves the bloc as it "cannot and will not have the same rights" as an European Union member. The pair held...

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Hawaii threatened by North Korea now, U.S. commander tells Congress

The South Korean government has said the THAAD system will defend South Korea from any North Korean missile attack, amid increasing activity by Kim Jong-un's missile and nuclear testing program, whi...

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Gopal Rai likely to be AAP's new Delhi convenor

Ashish Talwar resigned as the Delhi in-charge, Sanjay Singh as the Punjab in-charge and Durgesh Pathak as Punjab co-convener. Kejrwal today chaired a meeting of the AAP's political affairs committee...

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A historian's take on Trump's presidency so far

The poll finds declining ratings for Trump's handling of two issues that have been top priorities since he took office - health care and immigration. By the end of the opening acts of their presiden...

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