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South Korea's new president says he is willing to visit North Korea

Suh Hoon, who was named the new head of South Korea's intelligence agency Wednesday, is a well-known expert on North Korea who played a key role in helping arrange summit talks between the two Koreas ...

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British PM Theresa May passes first big test of 'tough Brexit' strategy

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker drew laughs at the start of the conference by announcing that he would speak in French because "slowly but surely English is losing importance in Euro...

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Victor Cruz to meet with Jacksonville Jaguars

Victor Cruz to meet with Jacksonville Jaguars

Jacksonville's organization is run by his former coach with the Giants , Tom Coughlin. Cruz's visit with the Jags is on the calendar for May 23, according to ESPN. Baltimore will have to hope Cruz do...

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Korea's Moon to send delegation to China amid frayed ties

Moon said he would "unravel the present security challenges" and was ready to visit Pyongyang under "the correct conditions". President Moon Jae-in and his US counterpart Donald Trump in a phone con...

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Nebraska, Iowa lawmakers have mixed reactions to Trump firing Comey

Nebraska, Iowa lawmakers have mixed reactions to Trump firing Comey

McCabe directly contradicted White House assertions that one of the reasons Comey was sacked by President Trump on Tuesday was because he had lost the respect and support of the Federal Bureau of In...

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Trump urges peace between Russian Federation and Ukraine

Trump urges peace between Russian Federation and Ukraine

Attorney General Sally Yates, former NY U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara and Comey. The White House has denied that Comey's firing Tuesday had anything to do with the FBI's continuing investigation into ...

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Trump hosts Russian foreign minister, envoy at White House

Trump hosts Russian foreign minister, envoy at White House

Trump " further emphasized " that he intends to strengthen the relations between the US and Russian Federation, according to pool reports . Trump administration officials have denied any link bet...

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Texas may require students to pass a citizenship test

Department of Homeland Security suspects of violating immigration law. That was far from the only drama this week under the Pink Dome. The other method allows two-thirds of the state legislatures to...

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Rain delays 2nd session for Pakistan in West

Several West Indies batsmen also made contributions under pressure, and they have now won two of their last three Tests against Pakistan . Both Younis and captain Misbah-ul-Haq, the next man in, ...

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PM to attend Belt and Road Forum in China

China has earmarked $US40 billion ($A54 billion) for a special fund, this is on top of the $US100 billion capitalisation of the Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank, which will have projects involved....

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Andrew McCabe: 5 Things To Know About Acting FBI Director

Comey, who was traveling on bureau business in Los Angeles at the time, reportedly learned of his firing from media reports and was read Trump's letter firing him over the phone. Trump is the first ...

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A rare inside look into the Chibok girls' road to recovery

A rare inside look into the Chibok girls' road to recovery

In a March 2017 interview with Public Radio International , one of the girls now at New Foundation School said, "When I go back to my community, I want to teach people to read and to encourage them t...

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Chibok schoolgirls: 'One refused to be released'

Chibok schoolgirls: 'One refused to be released'

Nigerian minister Aisha Alhassan said the recently freed girls are in a more positive state than those who were released in October. Parents of some of the Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Hara...

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Obama Warned Trump About Flynn

Obama Warned Trump About Flynn

And it took almost three weeks after Yates' exhortation for him to oust Flynn - and then, only because his lies to Vice President Mike Pence got leaked to the press, kicking off a cascading scandal....

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Acting FBI director contradicts White House's claim about Comey's support within bureau

He promised he would tolerate no interference from the White House and would not provide the administration with updates on its progress. "I can tell you that I hold Director Comey in the absolute hig...

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Trump Agrees To Arm Kurds In Syria Despite Turkey's Opposition

US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis said on Thursday that the United States will continue extensive dialogue with Turkey despite disagreements just after the decision became public that the US would ar...

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Senate approves Lighthizer to round out Trump's top level team

Senate approves Lighthizer to round out Trump's top level team

Department of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, President Trump has assembled a first-rate team to handle trade and manufacturing matters", Tantillo continued. Those Democrats were joined by 45 Republic...

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Icon signs biography of French president-elect Macron

Macron will also become the first President from outside the two traditional main parties since the modern republic's foundation in 1958. The anti-mass migration party's presidential candidate won m...

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Trump 'welcomes' investigation into his Russian business dealings

Trump 'welcomes' investigation into his Russian business dealings

Yates testified at a Senate Judiciary subcommittee hearing that focused primarily on Flynn, and did not shed much light on other aspects of investigations of allegations that Russian Federation me...

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Hamas picks new Gaza leader amid bid for more influence

Hamas picks new Gaza leader amid bid for more influence

Haniyeh, who also served as Mashaal's deputy for four years, is seen as a pragmatist within Hamas who will likely seek to improve the group's worldwide standing. "Hamas leaders can't violate decisions...

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Don't surrender to the banks: Turnbull

But he did echo the sentiments on other big bank CEOs when he said that, "as every business owner or employee knows, every extra cost needs to be borne by customers or shareholders, or a combination o...

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Despite Gardner vote, US Senate fails to revoke Obama methane rule

That's because the Senate on Wednesday failed to pass a Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolution that would have killed an Obama-era Bureau of Land Management (BLM) rule that limits methane fla...

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N/Korea accuses USA of plot to assassinate president

The MSS claimed that CIA's intelligence agencies bribed a man from North Korea and transformed him into "a terrorist full of repugnance and revenge against the supreme leadership of the DPRK". Nor...

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Acting FBI Boss To Take Comey's Place At Senate Intel Hearing

Comey confirmed in testimony to the Senate Intelligence Committee that the FBI was investigating Trump's campaign. He said he did it because she had recently generated adverse headlines by having a ...

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Trump meets with Russian officials in wake of Comey firing

Lavrov, however, played dumb on the topic, mocking reporters who shouted questions about Comey. He says through a translator that "there is not a single fact" or piece of compelling evidence proving R...

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Explosion Hits Near Homs after Syrian 'Safe Zones' go into Effect

The Britain-based war monitoring group said the warring sides exchanged shelling and were fighting in a rebel-held village and nearby areas of the Hama countryside. The Turkish army is bracing to ente...

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Trump sacks Comey amid Russian Federation probe

In defending the decision, officials leaned on a memo from Mr Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, that criticised Mr Comey's handling of the Clinton investigation. During an interview with CNN ...

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U.S. Reporters Blocked From Trump Chat with Russian Foreign Minister

At a press conference in the Russian Embassy, Lavrov praised Trump and portrayed the Kremlin and the Trump administration as working together to clear up the mess left behind, a reference in part to t...

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Metro Vancouver shoppers anxious to acquire newest toy craze, fidget spinners

Metro Vancouver shoppers anxious to acquire newest toy craze, fidget spinners

They're the almost ubiquitous toy that has invaded offices, classrooms and homes across the country. And while Hettinger wasn't able to hang onto the patent due to the cost, and therefore doesn't ge...

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Trump's first 100 days 'were mainly a failure,' poll says

Trump's first 100 days 'were mainly a failure,' poll says

Also, 66% of voters say Trump isn't "level-headed", and 61% say that he isn't honest, according to the poll. Plus, 53 percent of people said they now feel less safe after Trump got elected. Even more ...

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