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Trump Says China Working On North Korea 'problem'

While in Seoul, Pence will also meet National Assembly Speaker Chung Sye-kyun - also to discuss Trump's new North Korea policy and the THAAD missile defense system. "We have a wide array of tools at...

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Turkey's opposition CHP cries "fraud" in crucial referendum

Results carried by the state-run Anadolu news agency showed the "yes" vote had about 51.3% compared to 48.7% for the "no" vote with almost 99% of the vote counted. "Many illegal acts are being carried...

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French presidential hopeful slams Pope Francis for welcoming migrants

But those efforts may be just for show, the New York Times reports. Le Pen pursued the softer image even at the expense of her relationship with her father, disowning his comments that Nazi gas ch...

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Korea missile test fails after showcase parade

Meanwhile, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has arrived in South Korea as part of his first trip to Asia, and is expected to talk with the South Korean side about issues related to the Democratic People...

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Trump's Pro-Life Easter Gift: White House Diverts Tax Dollars from Planned Parenthood

Jennifer Childs-Roshak, president and chief executive officer of the Planned Parenthood League of MA and Planned Parenthood Advocacy Fund of MA. President Trump quietly signed legislation Thursday...

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Remains of five 'lost' Archbishops of Canterbury found

Remains of five 'lost' Archbishops of Canterbury found

Builders renovating the Garden Museum, housed at the deconsecrated church of St Mary-at-Lambeth, found a hidden crypt containing 30 lead coffins. Garden Museum director Christopher Woodward said: "I...

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Sessions: Trump 'Not Backing Down' on Wall, Border Security

Sessions: Trump 'Not Backing Down' on Wall, Border Security

Immigration experts note that the surge in border crossings the USA experienced in recent years came as a result of people, including hordes of unaccompanied minors, fleeing violence in their home cou...

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United Airlines apologises for forced passenger removal

United Airlines apologises for forced passenger removal

The airline offered $800 for passengers to give up their seats, but none of them took the offer. United Airlines is reportedly compensating all customers who were on the flight in which a passenger ...

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US Treasury Department Stops Short of Calling China a Currency Manipulator

US Treasury Department Stops Short of Calling China a Currency Manipulator

Germany, along with Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and Switzerland were also on the "monitoring list" in the US Treasury report. "Why would I call China a currency manipulator when they are working with...

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Increased Security As Egyptian Copts Attend Easter Services

Increased Security As Egyptian Copts Attend Easter Services

On April 9, the joyous Palm Sunday celebration turned into tragedy after two bombing incidents killed 44 people. One British Coptic Christian, Amir, stated his belief that his faith is seen as e...

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SC wants Sahara's Aamby Valley property auctioned

SC wants Sahara's Aamby Valley property auctioned

The Supreme court also asked Sahara to submit a list of properties by February 20 that can be auctioned. The apex court has appointed the Bombay High Court's official liquidator for auctioning the p...

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Erdogan Wins Turkey Referendum

Erdogan Wins Turkey Referendum

But Erdogan's Justice and Democracy Party (AKP) swept almost all of the Anatolian heartland, as it had in the last national parliamentary elections. More than 55 million Turks were eligible to vote ...

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Devon Energy Corp (DVN) Given a $54.00 Price Target by Scotiabank Analysts

Devon Energy Corp (DVN) Given a $54.00 Price Target by Scotiabank Analysts

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Devon Energy Corp from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $51.00 price target for the company in a report on Tuesday, January 3rd. ILLEGAL ACTIVI...

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Canada introduces long-awaited legislation to fully legalise marijuana

It should be legal by July 2018. In spite of many lawmaker's enthusiasm for the proposed law, Canada's nation-wide legalization of recreational cannabis could conflict with worldwide drug treaties w...

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Russian Federation and Iran affirm commitment to Assad

In his first interview as President Donald Trump's top national security adviser, Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster on Sunday backed the USA missile attack on Syria last week, saying "we're prepared to do more",...

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Pence: Era of strategic patience with North Korea over

Pacific Command said , hours before U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was due in South Korea for talks on the North's increasingly defiant arms program. Viewing his adversaries in the distance, U.S. Vic...

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Polling stations open in Turkey's crucial referendum on reforms

Polling stations open in Turkey's crucial referendum on reforms

Sigmar Gabriel and Angela Merkel. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared victory in a referendum that narrowly grants him sweeping new powers, as opposition parties alleged massive fraud....

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Russian Federation probes metro bomber as dead mourned

Russian Federation probes metro bomber as dead mourned

His DNA was also found on a second, shrapnel-packed explosive device that was found at another station and safely defused, the country's Investigative Committee said in a statement . Jalilov's parent...

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UK, Brussels row over Gibraltar rumbles on

UK, Brussels row over Gibraltar rumbles on

In the EU's draft position on the exit talks distributed by Tusk, Gibraltar was given explicit mention. "That will not change", said British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson. This is a clear acknow...

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North Korea's missile launch threatens whole world, says South

North Korea's missile launch threatens whole world, says South

He then walked up to a podium and clapped with senior government officials to address the thousands of soldiers and a massive crowd taking part in the parade in capital Pyongyang . The Pentagon confi...

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Senate Republicans Invoke 'Nuclear Option', Confirm Judge Gorsuch

That would give Trump a further chance to shape the court after his first nominee, Neil Gorsuch, was sworn in on Monday for the lifetime job to replace the late conservative Justice Antonin Scalia aft...

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North Korea test launch fails just after regime shows off new missiles

It was unclear exactly when the conversation took place on Sunday, but Xinhua's report of the call came out after a failed missile launch by North Korea. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un signs an order...

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Sajjan to talk defence, trade and innovation with Indian officials this week

Sajjan to talk defence, trade and innovation with Indian officials this week

One can take a lesson from Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "The state government will provide full security to the minister and also ensure that he gets due treatment as per protocol", he pointed out. "...

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Who is Steve Stephens? Suspect accused of broadcasting killing on Facebook Live

While police have not verified this or tied Stephens to any other killings, residents of Pennsylvania, New York, Indiana and MI have been warned to be on high alert, as it is believed Stephens has lef...

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The North Korea problem is "coming to a head", McMaster says

The left-wing Democratic United Party has been critical of the deployment of THAAD and called for more engagement with North Korea to prevent further nuclearization. North Korea launched a long rang...

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Pence at Korean DMZ after North's missile

Trump tweeted on Sunday. The DMZ is a heavily mined 4-kilometers-wide strip that separates the two Koreas. Tensions on the Korean Peninsula have ratcheted up in recent weeks amid tit-for-tat sab...

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Detroit police officers injured in shooting

Detroit police officers injured in shooting

Detroit Police tell Local 4 officers were called to the home for a breaking and entering when shots were fired from inside the home at officers. Police say they were taken to Sinai Grace Hospital w...

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Shark kills 17-year-old surfer in southern Australia

Shark kills 17-year-old surfer in southern Australia

The girl has been taken to Esperance Hospital in a critical condition. Wylie Bay Beach has been closed until further notice, and police have urged people to stay out of the area for at least the n...

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Witnesses describe horror of Syria bus bombing that killed almost 70 children

Witnesses describe horror of Syria bus bombing that killed almost 70 children

Pope Francis, in an Easter message, also condemned the attack, describing it as "ignoble", and asking God to bring healing and comfort to what he called the "beloved and martyred Syria ". The buses h...

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Police arrest suspect in deadly truck attack in Stockholm

Police official Jonas Hysing told a news conference: "We know that he showed sympathies for extremist organisations, among them IS". A man arrested in Stockholm after Friday's fatal lorry attack i...

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