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North Korea threatens to 'ravage' USA if Trump orders airstrike

North Korea threatens to 'ravage' USA if Trump orders airstrike

Pence is travelling to South Korea to hold talks with the country's leadership. On Friday, China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi discouraged the US and North Korea from engaging in "tit for tat" behavior...

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Pence visits USS Ronald Reagan carrier in Japan

Pence visits USS Ronald Reagan carrier in Japan

Kim told a news conference that "if the US dares opt for a military action", North Korea "is ready to react to any mode of war desired by the U.S". The vice president said the USA would honor it...

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Jon Ossoff Heads to Runoff With Big Vote in Georgia House Race

The Georgia congressional seat is attracting so much attention also because it has been the Republicans' since the late 1970s - and a candidate as strong as Ossoff is definitely a threat to them. Mr...

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Assad allies say USA attack on Syria air base crosses "red lines"

On Sunday's "Meet The Press", Haley told host Chuck Todd, "In no way do we look at peace happening in that area with Iranian influence". The US and United Kingdom have blamed Russian Federation for ...

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Pence warns North Korea the United States

Pence warns North Korea the United States "sword stands ready"

North Korea said in February that it had successfully tested a new type of medium- to long-range ballistic missile, the Pukguksong-2, propelled by a solid-fuel engine. US Vice-President Mike Pence, on...

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US working with allies to put pressure on North Korea, Pence says

US working with allies to put pressure on North Korea, Pence says

Seventh Fleet at the U.S. Navy base in Yokosuka, 40 miles south of Tokyo . Pence heads for Indonesia later on Wednesday. The coercive diplomatic operation the vice-president sketched relies on su...

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Pope Francis Condemns Fatal Bomb Attack In Syria

A vehicle filled with explosives struck the bus convoy from government-held towns near Aleppo on Saturday. In unscripted remarks, Francis said he had a phone conversation with a sick man on Saturday...

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Oil Slips as US Gasoline Stockpiles Climb, Crude Supplies Drop

Oil Slips as US Gasoline Stockpiles Climb, Crude Supplies Drop

Gasoline inventories rose 1.54 million barrels last week, surprising analysts surveyed by Bloomberg who projected the Energy Information Administration data would show a 2-million-barrel decline. "I...

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Interpol issues notice for flamboyant Chinese tycoon who is Trump club member

Interpol issues notice for flamboyant Chinese tycoon who is Trump club member

The South China Morning Post first reported that an Interpol "red notice" was issued for Guo at China's request on Tuesday evening, citing unidentified sources. Guo's case has been closely followed b...

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Trump's Secret Weapon in North Korea Standoff: Unpredictability

Institute founder David Albright told the Times, "The bottom line is that North Korea has an improving nuclear weapons arsenal ..." Han told the BBC that North Korea believed its nuclear weapons "...

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United Kingdom kicks off Vijay Mallya's extradition process, Tuesday's arrest the first step

In reply to a tweet, Mallya said the case has to be decided on merits and evidence. According to PTI from London, the 61-year-old industrialist will appear before Westminster magistrate's court la...

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Tillerson accuses Iran of 'alarming provocations' as U.S. reviews policy

In 2015, the United States and five other nations - the United Kingdom, France, China, Russia and Germany - lifted crippling economic sanctions on Iran in exchange for Iran drastically limiting its nu...

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Venezuela crisis: Opposition holds 'mother of all protests'

US State Department spokesman Mark Toner echoed that call, urging the security forces to "protect, not prevent, peaceful demonstrations". There were no other details immediately available. Although s...

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New England Patriots Slam NYT For Tweet Over White House Team Photo

New England Patriots Slam NYT For Tweet Over White House Team Photo

Trump, who rode to office a year ago in a surprise election win over Hillary Clinton, linked himself to the Patriots as a perceived underdog. A total of 34 Patriots players attended the White House ...

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Barghouti's strike part of long road

He said Barghouti had been placed in solitary confinement because calling for the hunger strike was against prison rules. The umbrella body highlighted the deteriorating situation of those Palesti...

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Manhunt Underway for Traitor Inside CIA

Manhunt Underway for Traitor Inside CIA

The investigation is now focusing on the names of hundreds of individuals who may have had access to the materials. "In fact, the reason Pompeo is launching this attack is because he understands we ...

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'The sword stands ready': US VP Pence warns North Korea

'The sword stands ready': US VP Pence warns North Korea

But now, Pence will try to reassure his jittery hosts that those decades-old security commitments are ironclad, a necessity made more acute as tensions rise over Pyongyang's latest missile test an...

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What will Bill O'Reilly do now?

What will Bill O'Reilly do now?

O'Reilly said in a statement it is "tremendously disheartening" to leave due to what he called "completely unfounded claims". "I will always look back on my time at Fox with great pride in the unp...

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European Concerns in Wake of Turkey's Referendum

European Concerns in Wake of Turkey's Referendum

Erdogan meanwhile has made it very clear there are no plans to dissolve parliament and call for an early election before scheduled polls in 2019, his deputy prime minister, Mehmet Simsek, told Reuters...

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Germany doesn't see vote disrupting Brexit talks

After debating the motion put forward by May in the House of Commons, 522 of the 650 sitting MPs voted in favour of the June 8 election, passing the threshold of two-thirds needed to approve the plan....

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Panneerselvam's 'no' to Sasikala family for AIADMK unity

TTV Dinakaran has called a meeting of party MLAs and district secretaries at 3 pm today. On Tuesday night, Jayakumar said a committee will be formed to run the party. "More than 1.5 crore AIADMK cad...

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Pinwheel Garden promotes awareness for Child Abuse and Neglect

Pinwheel Garden promotes awareness for Child Abuse and Neglect

Augustine Youth Services is dedicated to supporting families and reducing the risk of child abuse and neglect". "This maltreatment can have a lifelong impact, as this trauma can impair proper brain de...

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Turkish Police Detain 19 People for Plotting Post-Referendum Rallies in Istanbul

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday congratulated his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan after Turkish citizens approved constitutional changes in a referendum on Sunday, Turkish state...

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Pence: U.S. won't rest until N. Korea gives up nukes

Pence: U.S. won't rest until N. Korea gives up nukes

Pressure from North Korea's main ally China, which has urged both the USA and the North against escalating tensions, also seems to be working. North Korea put on a musical show to mark the birthda...

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Trump takes credit for blocking Democratic win in Georgia race

Georgia on June 20th", Trump tweeted Wednesday morning, congratulating former Georgia Secretary of State Karen Handel for managing to claw her way into a runoff after Democrat Jon Ossoff finished ...

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UK lawmakers on Wednesday expected to OK snap election

UK lawmakers on Wednesday expected to OK snap election

Lawmakers voted Wednesday by a resounding 522 to 13 to back May's call for an election, easily surpassing the two-thirds majority in the 650-seat House of Commons needed to trigger an early vote. "E...

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Syrian President Assad's allies say U.S. attack crosses "red lines"

On Friday, the USA launched cruise missiles at the Shayrat airfield from which President Donald Trump claimed a chemical weapons attack had been launched. 'The failure related to the recent strike and...

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U.S. believes Syria had help in chemical attack

U.S. believes Syria had help in chemical attack

There are no signs that Russian Federation is prepared to abandon its ally Assad, meaning that the USA would be taking on a major power. "There has been a swift and just response and now it is up to t...

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India examining consequences of Australia abolishing popular visa programme

India examining consequences of Australia abolishing popular visa programme

Mr Turnbull rejected comparisons between his announcement and a move by USA president Donald Trump to tighten foreign worker visas in a "buy American and hire American" executive order. It will have t...

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Trump may or may not know who runs North Korea

Marty went on to ask about North Korea's failed nuclear missile test over the weekend, and if there was any credence to the rumors that the US used cyber-espionage to foil the launch. Secretary of Sta...

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