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South Korea Spits in the Face of North Korea's New President

US experts said Sunday's launch was likely a mobile, two-stage, liquid-fueled missile that North Korea displayed in a huge April 15 military parade. Decades of talks have so far failed to stem the g...

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Lawmakers Urge Trump To Avoid Picking A Partisan For FBI Job

Senators mulled over the latest stunning news, first reported by The Washington Post , as they met inside the chamber. He said Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Dina Powell, deputy national se...

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Donald Trump to wade into Middle East politics on first foreign trip

The aim, one senior administration official said, was to reverse a trend "of America's disengagement from the world and some of its biggest problems". Trump, at this stage, hasn't accepted, though a p...

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UN Security Council condemns North Korea missile test, vows sanctions

In the statement on Monday, the UN Security Council stressed on the importance of North Korea "immediately showing honest commitment to denuclearization through concrete action". However, the U.S. mil...

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How lawmakers get their health care

How lawmakers get their health care

Republican Pat Toomey, Casey's colleague in the Senate, argues spending on Medicaid must be scaled back. Critics of the House bill argue that if states were able to obtain a waiver , millions of Amer...

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Conservative Drops out of Iran Election to Back Hard-liner

Mohammad-Baghar Ghalibaf, who has twice before been defeated in presidential elections, issued a statement on Monday saying he was stepping aside to bolster the campaign of hardliner Ebrahim Raisi . ...

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Netanyahu takes issue with Abbas saying the Palestinians teach their children peace

Israel has rejected the 1967 lines as a possible border, saying it would impose security risks. We want to create peace between Israel and the Palestinians. Netanyahu reportedly agreed only to a v...

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U.S. spat erupts ahead of Trump's visit to region

One US official said the Western Wall was part of the West Bank, Channel Two reported. He also surrounded himself with a core of advisers with strong ties to the West Bank settlement movement, inclu...

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CBI Raid At Former Union Minister Chidambaram House in Chennai

The CBI has also raided several other offices in New Delhi and its suburbs, as well as in Mumbai and Chennai . Shortly after media reports of CBI raids at Chidambaram's house in Chennai came out,...

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Korea's "New Missile" Has Unprecedented Range

North Korea on Monday, May 15, 2017, boasted of a successful weekend launch of a new type of "medium long-range" ballistic rocket that can carry a heavy nuclear warhead. Japanese officials say the mis...

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Saeed held for spreading terror: Pak

Saeed held for spreading terror: Pak

Saeed appeared before the board yesterday and told it that he had been illegally detained by the Pakistani government. Its interior ministry told a Federal Review Board, which was formed to review t...

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UP Assembly session off to a stormy start

UP Assembly session off to a stormy start

The SP's strength has decreased but its morale is high and the party will target the government on the law and order front, said an SP lawmaker. Denouncing the Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath-led gov...

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Trump may pick new Federal Bureau of Investigation director within a week

Comey's allies also quickly made clear they would defend him against attacks from Trump, including disputing the president's assertion that Comey told Trump he was not personally under investigation....

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Pope canonizes 2 children who claimed to see Virgin of Fatima

Pope canonizes 2 children who claimed to see Virgin of Fatima

The pontiff's remarks came amid speculations about what he and the hawkish United States president will discuss considering his earlier declaration, insisting that anyone who wants to build walls to k...

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Nicola Sturgeon urges voters to give her sway in Brexit negotiations

The Proctor, Professor Lorna Milne, Association President and Association President-elect, Charlotte Andrew and Lewis Wood, also attended, along with members of staff. "At the end of the Brexit proces...

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US accuses Syria of mass executions and burning the bodies

Jones also presented aerial photos of the prison complex showing the crematorium's construction in 2013. According to the American administration, thousands of prisoners have already been executed t...

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New US ambassador to Israel prays at Western Wall

New US ambassador to Israel prays at Western Wall

The new USA ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, stepped out of the diplomatic protocol by visiting the Western Wall on Monday. The clash of advance teams also highlights the growing tension betwee...

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Governments, businesses worldwide brace for new ransomware attacks

Seven of the 47 affected trusts were still having IT problems Monday. One did not include the so-called kill switch that allowed researchers to interrupt the malware's spread Friday by diverting it to...

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What to know about North Korea's latest missile test

The administration has also called on Beijing to do more to rein in Pyongyang and has said it's seen positive signs in that direction after Chinese President Xi Jinping's meeting with President Tr...

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Mutinous soldiers in Ivory Coast refuse to disarm, surrender: spokesman

Bouake was the epicentre of a mutiny in January by former rebel soldiers who had been integrated into the army. Sergeant Seydou Kone, a spokesman for the mutiny, confirmed to Reuters that the soldie...

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Hamilton enjoying the intensity of duel with Ferrari's Vettel

The pair were 75 seconds ahead of Daniel Ricciardo in third place, which indicates the gulf between the two top teams and the rest of the field. These guys - Ferrari - have done a phenomenal job and...

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Jakarta governor sentenced to 2 years prison for blasphemy

Jakarta governor sentenced to 2 years prison for blasphemy

The U.N. Human Rights Office says it is "concerned" by the two-year prison sentence given to Basuki Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama for his "alleged blasphemy" against Islam. The maximum sentence for ha...

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Trump says forging peace in Middle East may not be so tough

Trump said it was important to prevent inflammatory rhetoric and raised concerns about payments made by the Palestinian Authority to families of Palestinian prisoners held in Israeli jails. President,...

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May Gets Election Boost As Tories Gain In Local Votes

It was a triumphant election for the Conservatives, pointing to a landslide victory for Theresa May in next month's general election. After the result, he urged local people to vote tactically at th...

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North Korea missile threat: THAAD defence could be axed by Moon Jae

North Korea missile threat: THAAD defence could be axed by Moon Jae

The historical, political and personal baggage Moon inherits only adds to what's already one of Asia's toughest jobs. Moon told Abe that their countries must not let their hard histories hamper co-o...

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Why North Korea's latest missile test is a huge step forward

Moon, South Korea's first liberal leader in almost a decade, said as he took his oath of office last week that he'd be willing to visit North Korea if the circumstances were right. In a statement issu...

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Spicer Dodges Questions About Possible Trump-Comey Recordings

But he wound up creating new headaches for the White House, including with an apparent threat to Comey. "If there are any tapes of this conversation, they need to be turned over", Senator Lindsey ...

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Are you protected? How to avoid ransomware attacks

Some organizations around the world will likely wake up to computers infected by the ransomware, causing it to potentially spread even further. After all, security vendors are still seeing successfu...

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Trusts were told about security patch last month — NHS cyberattack

While the effect on Asian entities on Monday was less severe than anticipated, industry professionals flagged potential risks in the future. Two security firms, Kaspersky Lab and Avast, said Russian F...

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Trump shared secret info with Russians about IS

President Donald Trump smiles while meeting with Abu Dhabi's Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Monday, May 15, 2017, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington . If the repo...

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