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N Korea accuses Central Intelligence Agency of plot to assassinate Kim

N Korea accuses Central Intelligence Agency of plot to assassinate Kim

The statement, carried by North Korean news agency KCNA, said the alleged plot included the use of "biochemical substances including radioactive substance and nano poisonous substance". That follows t...

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Trump Delays Decision on Paris Climate Accord Amid Infighting

A meeting of his advisers that had been scheduled for Tuesday was postponed due to scheduling conflicts, a White House Official said. The White House official did not say when the meeting wo...

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'Trump Is Right': Sanders Talks Up Aussie Health Care

The healthcare legislation that Trump endorses would pare back insurance protections for the sick, and, according to nonpartisan congressional researchers, would lead to 24 million more Americans bein...

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Ismail Haniya elected as new Hamas chief

The election of Ismail Haniyeh as a new chief of Hamas's political bureau ushers in a new era for the Palestinian resistance group, analysts believe. The 54-year-old with a salt-and-pepper beard tak...

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Theresa May 'not taking anything for granted' after Labour's local election rout

No party previously had overall control of Warwickshire County Council, but the Conservatives now have an overall majority of seats. However, Ms Sturgeon said: "I've heard lots of ludicrous argument...

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The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Crew Reunite on The Late Show

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Crew Reunite on The Late Show

See what I mean about Thor? If you forgot, last Monday Colbert fired off a bunch of Trump attacks, including one in which he said, "the only thing your mouth is good for is being Vladimir Putin's ...

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22 dead, several injured as wall collapses in Rajasthan's Bharatpur

22 dead, several injured as wall collapses in Rajasthan's Bharatpur

There were four children among those killed. "The rescue operation was on", he said.The barat went to Bharatpur at Annapoorna marriage garden from Jaipur's Johari Bazaar area. "All the injured have ...

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Trump 'warned on' Flynn appointment

Flynn misled officials, NBC News and others have reported , by saying he hadn't discussed Obama administration sanctions on Russian Federation, when in fact he had. After Monday's hearing, Trump too...

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Senate Intelligence Committee subpoenas Michael Flynn for Russian Federation investigation

Mark Warner, the committee's Democratic vice chairman, issued a joint statement saying the panel chose to issue the subpoena after Flynn, through his lawyer, declined to cooperate with an April 28 req...

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Israel to Cut UN Funding Over UNESCO Vote on Jerusalem 'Occupation'

On Wednesday, the Foreign Ministry posted several tweets on the key elements of the resolution outlining its significance and components. The Swedish Foreign Ministry released a statement saying t...

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UN urges Nigerians not to shun Chibok girls

The list was released late Sunday night after Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari met with the young women before leaving for London for medical checkups as fears for his health continue. Some of th...

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Trump to meet Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov at the White House

Trump to meet Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov at the White House

Kislyak has been a key figure in investigations of alleged ties between Trump associates and the Russian government. Lavrov is speaking at the Russian Embassy in Washington after meetings with Presi...

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Backed Syrian Militias Say Capture Tabqa From Islamic State

Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said much of the same, insisting, "every weapon they (Kurds) obtain is a threat to Turkey". Turkey has slammed the decision by its North Atlantic Treaty Organisat...

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German Foreign Minister Calls Ivanka's White House Presence What it is: Nepotism

Nevertheless, Trump does offer working women advice of all sorts for trying to squeeze in as much balance as possible. Ivanka is now a White House adviser, and her husband, Jared Kushner, is a sen...

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Chinese Military Conducts Live-Fire Drills, Weapons Tests

The operation was created to "enhance the combat skills of the forces" to safeguard national security, the brief statement said . "Considering the type of missile and the test location it is eviden...

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Hamas Elects New Politburo Chief: Haniyeh Replaces Meshal as Political Leader

The newly-elected leader of Hamas, Ismail Haniyeh, has pledged his support for the Palestinian political prisoners now waging a historic mass strike in Israeli cells . "When the political leader of H...

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Clashes break out just 'minutes' after Syria de-escalation deal implemented

Clashes break out just 'minutes' after Syria de-escalation deal implemented

The accord on four zones was reached at Thursday's talks in Kazakhstan between Russian Federation and Iran which back Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Still, analysts say the implementation will like...

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Atletico aim to overturn 0-3 deficit vs Real

That league game marked Atletico's only win over Madrid by a difference of three goals in the last four decades, but it's what has been giving many fans and players some hope ahead of the team's h...

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Arkansas Inmate Convulses During Deadline-Beating Execution

Accounts of his execution on Thursday night raised fresh concerns about whether the sedative midazolam, a Valium-like drug, is effective in lethal injection mixes. The governor said he would prefer to...

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Senate committee subpoenas Michael Flynn for Russian Federation documents, reports say

The top Democrat and Republican on a House oversight committee have said Flynn likely broke federal law by failing to get approval from the USA government to accept foreign payments and not disclosing...

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CNN exclusive: Grand jury subpoenas issued in FBI's Russian Federation investigation

The intense scrutiny following every word of the testimony from former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates as she outlined the steps she took to warn the White House about then-National Security Adv...

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China launches its first home-made aircraft carrier

China launches its first home-made aircraft carrier

The Type 001A carrier is said to have six times more military strength than China's existing Liaoning vessel, which was purchased from Ukraine and put into commission in the Chinese Navy in 2012...

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Senate Intel Committee subpoenas Flynn for Russian Federation docs

Sally Yates revealed during an open hearing before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Monday that she had warned the Trump administration against appointing General Michael Flynn as national securit...

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Parents of freed Nigeria schoolgirls still wait to see them

We therefore commend President Buhari for keeping to his promise. In a follow up e-mail, he confirmed media reports that the freed girls have been taken to Abuja, Nigeria's capital city. "They d...

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New South Korean president willing to visit Pyongyang

Moon, who will immediately start his five-year term, vowed in a televised speech to be "a president for all the people". The National Election Commission confirmed Moon's win shortly after 8 a.m. So...

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New South Korea president says he is willing to visit Pyongyang

The election came after months of political turmoil caused by former South Korean President Park Geun-hye's corruption scandal. Moon visited the national cemetery where he honored the country's former...

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US decision to arm Syrian Kurds a threat, says Turkey

Ilham Ahmed, a top official in the Syrian Democratic Forces' political office, said the decision to provide heavier arms carries "political meaning" and "legitimises the YPG and the Syrian Democrati...

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SKorea new spy chief credited with inter-Korean summits

This in turn could set off alarms in a more conservative Washington. However, the election of President Moon Jae-in is threatening to destabilize the allegiance between the two countries. It's highly ...

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N Korea Launches Failed Missile Test: Yonhap

North Korea on Saturday launched a ballistic missile that blew up over land, a spokesman for the US Pacific Command said . US President Donald Trump seems to have softened his tone on North Korea...

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Labour eyeing seven Scottish seats after analysing vote in council elections

The party's own analysis suggests it could be in contention in more than a dozen constituencies across the country after finishing second in the council ballot with a 25% share of first preference vot...

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