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Pence lands in South Korea amid rising tensions in North Korea

North Korea attempted to launch a missile on the eastern side of the Sea of Japan early Sunday, the missile ended in failure, South Korean officials said . On Friday, the White House said during an...

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North Korea's missile launch fail

North Korea's missile launch fail

South Korean analysts have said that the North might use the parade to showcase its strategic weapons, such as prototype intercontinental ballistic missiles. The official added that if the US shows an...

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Trump calls Erdoğan to congratulate him on referendum victory

Trump calls Erdoğan to congratulate him on referendum victory

The ballot count now has the yes vote ahead with 51.4 percent of the votes and the no side claiming 48.6 percent. Opposition parties called for the vote to be annulled because of a series of irreg...

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

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

President Donald Trump has labeled North Korea a "problem" country that will be dealt with through a broad, and vague, set of options. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said Sunday that North Korea's "...

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Judge Blocks Executions In Arkansas

Judge Blocks Executions In Arkansas

The state Supreme Court reassigned the cases from Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen days after he participated in the anti-death penalty demonstration outside the governor's mansion. The co...

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Facebook murder: Police describe timeline of events, widen the manhunt

Police earlier Sunday had said that Stephens had broadcast it on Facebook Live. He was allegedly upset over a recent break-up with his girlfriend Joy Lane. Mr Godwin, a father of nine and grandfathe...

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Former Trump campaign chairman Manafort 'to register as foreign agent'

Jason Maloni said that Manafort consulted with federal authorities about the decision and will now take "appropriate steps in response to the guidance". But what does registering as a foreign agent...

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Pence reassures Japan of U.S. resolve against North Korea

Pence reassures Japan of U.S. resolve against North Korea

Perry said that while the situation with North Korea was "unfortunate", he would not support a strike on North Korea since the Hermit Kingdom has a secretive, spread-out nuclear arsenal that the U.S. ...

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Former South Korea president indicted

Park was accused of taking a total of 59.2 billion won (52 million US dollars) in bribes both directly and indirectly from business conglomerates, called chaebol here, and their founding families. Par...

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Arkansas Pushes To Carry Out Executions, Fighting Court Rulings And The Clock

Arkansas Pushes To Carry Out Executions, Fighting Court Rulings And The Clock

Davis and Bruce Ward were set to be executed Monday night and had been granted stays by the state Supreme Court. There were two rulings - in the first, the Arkansas Supreme Court stayed the ex...

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US says notes concerns of European monitors in Turkey referendum

US says notes concerns of European monitors in Turkey referendum

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared victory in a contested referendum on constitutional changes that will significantly expand his powers. Worldwide election observers also delivered a sca...

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Reince Priebus tries to broker peace between Steve Bannon and Jared Kushner

Earlier in Trump's administration, news coverage focused on possible tension between Bannon and Priebus, the former chairman of the Republican National Committee. According to Axios , Trump might rel...

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Russian Federation warns U.S. against unilateral strike on North Korea

Russian Federation warns U.S. against unilateral strike on North Korea

Pence's visit to Northeast Asia comes at a time of heightened tensions over North Korea's defiant efforts to ultimately develop a nuclear tipped intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reach...

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Philadelphia schools on lock-down after reported sightings of Facebook killer

This story has been corrected to show the name of the victim is Robert Godwin Sr., not Goodwin. "We hope and pray that he is arrested as soon as possible, and we hope and pray for a resolution quick...

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Trump visit to Wisconsin comes amid low approval ratings

Trump visit to Wisconsin comes amid low approval ratings

Kenosha's unemployment rate remains over five-percent, which is higher than the statewide average. "President Trump needs to really respond", Laning said. President Trump won Wisconsin's 10 electora...

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Flooding cuts off aid supplies, escape route from west Mosul

US-backed Iraqi forces are now battling IS militants in the more densely-populated western half of Mosul, with more than half of that area having been retaken. In Iraq, door-to-door fight between gove...

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Russia vetos UN resolution on Syria attack

Let's take a close look now at relations between the US and Russian Federation, beginning with a two-hour meeting at the Kremlin. While there was a "low level of trust" between the countries, Mr Til...

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Russian Federation relations hit another low after Syria attacks

Russian Federation relations hit another low after Syria attacks

Russia's alleged meddling in the USA presidential election also hovered over the first face-to-face encounter between Mr Putin and a Trump administration Cabinet member. Allegations of collusion bet...

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United Airlines Passenger David Dao Speaks Out About Ordeal

United Airlines Passenger David Dao Speaks Out About Ordeal

If approved, United and the city of Chicago (which runs Chicago O'Hare International Airport) would have to preserve surveillance videos, cockpit voice recordings, and passenger and crew lists related...

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U.S. attack on Syria was an irresponsible, unilateral act

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani suggested on Saturday that an worldwide fact-finding committee should be formed to probe the allegations of chemical weapons attack in Syria. Those travel orders have ...

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Mike Pence Says 'All Options Are On The Table' With North Korea

Pence is on the first stop of a four-nation Asia tour meant to show America's allies, and remind its adversaries, that the Trump administration was not turning its back on the increasingly volatile re...

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University students march in Hungary

University students march in Hungary

They university is in Budapest, not Bucharest. "We're urging the government of Hungary to suspend implementation of the law", State Department spokesman Mark C. government - a rule the USA doesn't s...

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Tough talks and tension for Tillerson in Moscow

Tough talks and tension for Tillerson in Moscow

Lavrov told Tillerson Moscow was hoping to understand Washington's "real intentions" and warned that the Kremlin considered it "fundamentally important" to prevent more "unlawful" United States strike...

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Forex - South African rand lower after ratings downgrade

The African National Congress acknowledged growing calls for Zuma to step down, admitting to "serious and hard disagreement" over the president's sacking of respected finance minister Pravin Gordhan ...

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Russia, Iran warn United States over strikes in Syria

Russia, Iran warn United States over strikes in Syria

But in interviews broadcast Sunday, Tillerson said he sees no reason for retaliation from Moscow because Russian Federation wasn't targeted. A very small percentage of the people have been slaughtered...

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Syria war: U.S. 'disappointed' at Russia's Syria stance

Rouhani called on Saturday for an impartial investigation of the suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria which killed at least 70 people, and he warned that the USA strikes in response risked esc...

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Manhunt for Cleveland Facebook Live killer

That being said, his current whereabouts remain unknown. There was no evidence Stephens had left Ohio, Williams said. Stephens is now on the run from authorities. That man has been identified as ...

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Trump goes after leading Democrat in Georgia race

Ossoff, the favored Democratic candidate in an 18-person field, might win because his voters are unusually engaged in what might normally be a sleepy race . Even Republicans watching the race say the...

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Russian Federation vetoes Security Council resolution on alleged chemical attack in Syria

Russian Federation vetoes Security Council resolution on alleged chemical attack in Syria

Speaking amid a backdrop of USA investigations of Russian meddling in last year's presidential election, Lavrov also said Russia confirmed its willingness to dispel problems in relations with the ...

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A look at key moments in life of S. Korea's ex- leader

A second top South Korean business leader has been swept up in a far-reaching political corruption scandal that has gripped the country. Park is also accused of offering policy favours to top busine...

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