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North Korea claims new missile can carry

North Korea claims new missile can carry "large" nuke

Ji also repeated an assertion by North Korean officials that Pyongyang has successfully foiled a CIA-backed plot to kill leader Kim Jong Un last month with a biochemical poison. President Donald Trump...

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Donald Trump calls for help in tackling 'Islamic extremism'

The Washington Post said the probe had reached into the White House to include a Trump adviser, who was not named. The White House bungled the president's stunning firing of FBI Director James Co...

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Trump's campaign reportedly exchanged 18 calls, e-mails with Russian officials

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday he saw "no secrets" in USA media reports of apparent security threats by Islamic state that were divulged by President Donald Trump last wee...

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N.Korea fetes scientists behind latest missile launch

N.Korea fetes scientists behind latest missile launch

President Trump has said "a major, major conflict" with North Korea is possible and all options are on the table but that he wanted to resolve the crisis diplomatically, possibly through the extende...

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Trump urges Muslim fightback on terror

Trump urges Muslim fightback on terror

Without naming Pakistan, he said, 'every country must ensure that terrorists don't find any sanctuary on their lands'. During his visit, he had a different tone, from years ago, calling Islam one of...

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Macron's Level of Support Among French Nearly as High as de Gaulle's

France's new president Emmanuel Macron is praising a "crucial" and "exemplary" relationship with the United States in intelligence-sharing for military operations in Africa's Sahel region. Mr Macron -...

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Justin Trudeau surprises Vancouver promgoers with seawall photobomb

Justin Trudeau surprises Vancouver promgoers with seawall photobomb

Wearing their finest dresses and suits, the students were taking photos before their prom along the Stanley Park Seawall in Vancouver when Mr Trudeau jogged past them on the same route. The photo is...

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'Blatant' US strike in western Syria's al-Tanf was deadly, state

The attack left eight of the fighters dead, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. "We notified the coalition that we were being attacked by the Syrian army and Iranians in this point, and t...

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Trump says he could pick Federal Bureau of Investigation head by next week

Trump says he could pick Federal Bureau of Investigation head by next week

Comey was not Trump's only target of an apparent threat Friday - he also suggested the possibility of ending White House press briefings. The firing of Comey already has left Trump with the dubious ...

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McDonnell urges Labour supporters not to believe opinion polls

McDonnell urges Labour supporters not to believe opinion polls

It suggests that claims Jeremy Corbyn's leadership is destroying the Labour Party may be wide of the mark. Citing mistakes made by shadow cabinet members Diane Abbott and John McDonnell in interview...

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Saudi king slams Iran as 'spearhead of global terrorism'

Saudi king slams Iran as 'spearhead of global terrorism'

President Donald Trump has said the United States seeks "a coalition of nations" to stamp out extremism in the Middle East and urged Muslim countries to ensure "terrorists find no sanctuary on their...

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Seoul, US willing to engage N. Korea in 'right conditions'

Seoul, US willing to engage N. Korea in 'right conditions'

US President Donald Trump told South Korea's presidential envoy this week that Washington is willing to try to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis through engagement, but under the right condition...

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Emmanuel Macron names Cabinet members in new government

Check out Federal News Radio's latest podcasts. The 69-year-old is also considered France's super salesman - selling Rafales fighter jets to Egypt, India, Qatar and submarines to Australia. Le Maire...

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'Battle between good and evil'

White House officials said they considered Trump's address to be a counterweight to President Barack Obama's debut speech to the Muslim world in 2009 in Cairo. Still, Trump has been welcomed war...

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MS Teens Face Capital Murder Charges in 6-Year-Old's Killing

MS Teens Face Capital Murder Charges in 6-Year-Old's Killing

Ebony Archie left her son, Kingston Frazier , asleep in a running Toyota Camry while she stepped into a Kroger grocery store not long after midnight on Thursday, law enforcement authorities said . ...

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GoFundMe page for Chelsea Manning, freed intelligence leaker, raises $150K and climbing

GoFundMe page for Chelsea Manning, freed intelligence leaker, raises $150K and climbing

USA Today reported Manning will remain an active-duty, unpaid soldier, eligible for health care and other benefits while her court-martial conviction remains under appeal. Manning served just s...

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China willing to mend relations with S. Korea

China willing to mend relations with S. Korea

Regarding issues surrounding Seoul's deployment of the USA missile defense battery THAAD, the envoy stressed the need for South Korea and the U.S.to cooperate and jointly communicate with China to avo...

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Karoubi to vote for Rouhani in Iran's presidential election

The two campaigned together on Tuesday, appearing at a packed rally in Tehran , where Raisi promised Qalibaf an important role in his administration. "It was easy to confront Qalibaf because of his d...

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Donald Trump heads to Israel in pursuit of 'ultimate deal'

He also delivered a closely watched speech to the Muslim world in which he called for Middle East leaders to root out extremists at home, while casting the fight against terror as "good versus evil" r...

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North Korea calls latest solid-fuel missile test successful

North Korea calls latest solid-fuel missile test successful

The February launch was the North's first missile test after President Donald Trump took office. The missile, which was sacked Sunday from the country's western province, flew more than 500 kilomete...

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Rouhani still leads Iran presidential race, according to initial results

Rouhani sealed a second term in office after he won Friday's election with more than 57 percent of the vote. According to Trita Parsi, president of the National Iranian American Council, the more ...

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Indonesia police arrests dozens in raid on Jakarta gay sauna

Indonesia police arrests dozens in raid on Jakarta gay sauna

It said police further violated the rights of those arrested by photographing them naked and facilitating the spread of those images on social media. In addition to the 10 people, the police also de...

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N.Korea confirms test-firing another ballistic missile

The missile tested was the Pukguksong-2, a land-based version of Pyongyang's submarine-launched weapon, using solid-fuel that allows for immediate firing. Moon took office 11 days ago after winning an...

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Despite Promise, Trump Won't Be Moving US Embassy To Jerusalem

Despite Promise, Trump Won't Be Moving US Embassy To Jerusalem

Hier took the former president to task, saying, "Unfortunately, Jimmy Carter is the wrong person giving President Trump advice on how to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict". Trump is due to arri...

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Minnesota One of the Top States in Job Gains

Fort Myers, with 1,300 new jobs, also dropped its unemployment rate by.5 percent, Scott said. Kansas lost 1,500 private sector jobs since April 2016. "While job growth was more subdued in April, Wa...

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Trump tells Middle East:

Trump tells Middle East: "Step up the fight against Islamic extremism"

Warmly. Arab leaders seem to have appreciated Trump's decision to set aside his campaign rhetoric and focus on his desire to crack down on Iran's influence in the region. Mr Trump's address was th...

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Events surrounding ex-prisoner facing deportation to Cuba

Events surrounding ex-prisoner facing deportation to Cuba

State corrections officials say Rene Lima-Marin was released to the custody of Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Denver on Wednesday. They were among thousands of Cuban refugees who emigrated t...

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Indian PM Narendra Modi lauds Hassan Rouhani's re-election as Iranian president

Iran "is not ready to accept humiliation and threat", Rouhani continued. Earlier Rouhani's chief of staff Hamid Aboutalebi tweeted that Rouhani had won 60 percent of the vote. Although there was wid...

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Israel, Palestinians Gear Up for Trump Visit

Israel, Palestinians Gear Up for Trump Visit

When Netanyahu asked if he could accompany the president, a USA diplomat told the Israelis that the site is in the West Bank and is "not your territory". In a series of comments completely counter t...

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North Korea fires medium-range missile in latest weapon test

The US, South Korea and Japan sharply denounced the launch and jointly requested an emergency meeting of the United Nations Security Council, which will be held Tuesday. The country has also conduct...

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