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Defector says North Korea is ready to kidnap Americans

He said , "drawing red lines hasn't really worked in the past". Spicer's remarks left open the option for Washington to take military action if necessary, and as he said, it "would not be a smart st...

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Pence says US stands by ally Japan on North Korea problem

Pence says US stands by ally Japan on North Korea problem

The North, which is intent on developing a nuclear-tipped ballistic missile capable of reaching the mainland United States, defied global pressure Sunday with a test that failed immediately after laun...

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Facebook murder suspect shot and killed himself

State police said Stevens killed himself after a brief chase. Tom Ducharme Jr., who owns the McDonalds, told CBS affiliate WSEE that Stephens pulled up to the first drive-thru window around 11 a.m...

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Neo-Nazi Sued For Anti-Semitic 'Troll Storm' Against Montana Woman

Neo-Nazi Sued For Anti-Semitic 'Troll Storm' Against Montana Woman

Gersh alleges in the lawsuit that Anglin justified his call to arms as retribution against Gersh, who he accused of extorting part-time Whitefish resident Sherry Spencer, the mother of white nationali...

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A look at the charges against former Alabama governor

A look at the charges against former Alabama governor

He agreed not to seek public office again. The plea agreement specified that Bentley must surrender campaign funds totaling almost $37,000 within a week and perform 100 hours of community service ...

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Boris Johnson to call for tougher Russian Federation sanctions over Syria

At least 70 people died in what the United States says was a chemical weapons attack in rebel-held Syria. Assad's principal backer, Russia, has said the chemical release in Khan Sheikhun was the res...

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Israel condemns Le Pen's remarks on the Vel d'Hiv raid

Israel condemns Le Pen's remarks on the Vel d'Hiv raid

Le Pen later issued a statement seen by the Guardian saying that she considers that "France and the Republic were in London during the occupation", adding that the Vichy regime, which collaborated...

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French centrist promises to simplify labor law

French centrist promises to simplify labor law

The men are suspected of plotting "an imminent, violent act on French soil, though we don't know precisely the day, the target or targets", Molins said. The current state of the race is a four-way bat...

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Theresa May 'won't take part in TV debates' ahead of general election

Parliament's point man on the Brexit negotiations, former Belgian prime minister Guy Verhofstadt , also avoided suggesting the election could now keep Britain in the EU. It was precisely those divi...

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Theresa May wants a snap election, but it's not her decision

British Prime Minister Theresa May announced Tuesday that she wants to hold a snap general election in June, catching Britain and the world by surprise on several levels. Negotiations over Brexit coul...

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Who will win the general election? Shock DS poll shows new challenger

The Liberal Democrats go into the election seemingly in the most buoyant mood of all the parties, having doubled their membership since the previous election and attracted donors prepared to fund thei...

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Iraq opens new Tigris bridge escape route for people fleeing Mosul

Iraq opens new Tigris bridge escape route for people fleeing Mosul

The officer went on to stress that Iraqi forces remain in firm control of the district, where they are now carrying out mopping-up operations. Air Force officials stressed to AFT that the pace of oper...

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Three dead after Fresno, Calif. shooting

Two shaken catholic charity workers ducked under yellow police tape to get out. The driver sped away and drove to Fresno Police headquarters. The killings all occurred in less than a minute, Dyer sa...

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IMF foresees global economy accelerating to 3.5 percent in 2017

IMF foresees global economy accelerating to 3.5 percent in 2017

Meanwhile, the IMF held its 2017 US growth forecast steady at 2.3 percent, which still represents a substantial jump from 1.6 percent growth in 2016, partly due to expectations that President Donald T...

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Britons can show European Union preferences in election - EU's Verhofstadt

The U.K. and European Union's negotiating positions on Brexit are softening, Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan said, raising the prospect of the two sides holding talks on future trade relations a...

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At Easter, Catholics urged to welcome God's love, share with others

St. Paul, who wrote much of the Newer Testament of the Bible , put it this way: "If Christ has not been raised, our preaching is useless and so is your faith". If you base your hope on the finished...

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Minister Flanagan Surprised By Decision To Call UK Election

Mr Flanagan said this would be his message to the Northern Ireland politicians when he meets them later in the week. Now, a United Kingdom general election in the midst of renewed talks may create f...

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Mallya arrested in London, to be produced before the Westminster Magistrates' Court

Mallya arrested in London, to be produced before the Westminster Magistrates' Court

As per reports, this process includes the number of steps and decisions by the court to issue the arrest warrant. "The government has to further review it and also Mallya will have the option to cha...

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British PM Theresa May plans to hold general election June 8

European Council president Donald Tusk said on Twitter that he had a "good phone call" with the British PM after the announcement. John Drinnan: When does plain talk become hate speech? . The shock...

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US 'Mother of All Bombs' Strike in Afghanistan Kills Over 80 Militants

While US officials have upped their death count from the Afghan MOAB drop to 94 , Indian authorities are claiming that at least 500 Pakistani nationals (who had been protecting the ISIS operatives i...

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Islamic State claims attack on Egypt police checkpoint

Islamic State claims attack on Egypt police checkpoint

The gunmen targeted a security checkpoint outside the monastery where they exchanged fire with police forces, a statement by the ministry said. A policeman was killed and three others wounded on Tue...

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Korean official: Ready for war if Trump wants it

Expectations are high the North may put its newest missiles on display during Saturday's parade. South Korea said the combined show of force " threatened the whole world". The US Pacific Command ...

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Iranian President Rouhani registers to run in May for second term

The 68-year-old moderate cleric, who prioritized engagement with the West and was the architect of Iran's 2015 landmark nuclear deal, registered for the May 19 poll at the interior ministry on Friday....

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Steve Stephens dead: 'We have closure'

Police received more than 400 tips in what became a nationwide search, with some tips coming from as far away as Texas. In the video, Stephens named a woman and tells the victim, Robert Godwin Sr., ...

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JEE Main 2017: Answer keys to be released on April 18

JEE Main 2017: Answer keys to be released on April 18

Candidates who appeared in JEE (Main) 2017 examination held on April 02, 2017 can log on to jeemain.nic.in to view/challenge the answer key and recorded responses of Paper 1 candidates. Accordin...

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Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya arrested in UK on fraud charges

Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya arrested in UK on fraud charges

Hours after his arrest and subsequent bail in London, liquor baron Vijay Mallya on Tuesday slammed a section of media for what he termed as "absolute nonsense and devoid of facts". "Mallya will be...

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Venezuelans protest after opposition leader sidelined by Maduro

On Friday, hours after a violent clash between protesters and security forces, Venezuelan authorities confirmed 19-year-old university student Jairo Ortiz had been shot dead. The near-daily protes...

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PM Modi announces credit of $4.5 billion to Bangladesh

We specifically looked at charting new avenues and tapping fresh opportunities in advancing our relationship. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is opposed to the deal, was present on the...

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Pence at Korean DMZ after North's missile

Pence at Korean DMZ after North's missile

The center is first to detect whenever North Korea launches a missile. On Sunday, the UK's Sunday Times newspaper cited "senior sources" in the British government as saying that Trump's top milita...

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Erdogan tells OSCE to 'know your place' after vote criticism

Erdogan said: "First, know your place! We won't see or hear the politically motivated reports you prepare". Erdogan's push for an executive presidency succeeded with 51 per cent voting for it. The p...

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KKR-backed consortium makes $4.7 billion cash offer for Australia's Tatts

KKR-backed consortium makes $4.7 billion cash offer for Australia's Tatts

The sources, who were not authorized to speak publicly, told Reuters a letter offering A$4.21 a share had been sent to the Tatts board on Tuesday evening. The Pacific Consortium has indicative equity ...

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Ko in search of a new caddie - again

Ko in search of a new caddie - again

Ko fired South African bagman Gary Matthews after just nine events together which included her best finish of the season, a tie for second at the LPGA Tour's Lotte Championship in Hawaii on the weeken...

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UK leader seeks snap June 8 election to bolster Brexit hand

She said: "That means that this will be - more than ever before - an election about standing up for Scotland, in the face of a right-wing, austerity obsessed Tory government with no mandate in Scotlan...

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Pence visiting military camp near Korean DMZ

Pence visiting military camp near Korean DMZ

The Pentagon recently deployed a U.S. naval strike group to the region in response to last week's missile test by North Korea. A senior Russian lawmaker says the U.S.is a greater threat to global pe...

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Rex Tillerson, Russia President Putin meet in Moscow

Rex Tillerson, Russia President Putin meet in Moscow

Putin, whom USA intelligence agencies say tried to help Trump get elected, insisted that relations with the US had only gone downhill since Trump took office in January. The United States and its Euro...

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North Korea threatens weekly missile tests as tensions soar over Korean peninsula

Trump on Monday told a reporter that North Korea has "got to behave" and, in remarks recorded for airing Tuesday on a Fox News program, contended that his presidential predecessors had " all been...

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Company already holds 16 trademarks in China

Company already holds 16 trademarks in China

The Chinese government gave provisional approval to Ivanka Trump's company for at least two trademarks April 6, according to Chinese trademark documents reviewed by CNN. AP reported, without providi...

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Dr. Phil Set To Confront Rachel Dolezal And Her Braids

Dr. Phil Set To Confront Rachel Dolezal And Her Braids

The controversial white woman from the United States still identifies as black, despite the public backlash. The American activist and former African Studies Instructor is now on a book tour promoti...

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Jared Kushner visits Iraq, discusses battle against Daesh

Jared Kushner visits Iraq, discusses battle against Daesh

Spicer said Kushner's presence in Iraq does not signal less influence for Secretary of State Rex Tillerson . Jared Kushner at a congressional listening session with Republican lawmakers at the ...

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India and Australia decide to expand defence-security ties

Modi joked about the ongoing IPL in his speech and said, "I hope your visit to India is as productive as it has been for Steven Smith's batting, the other Australian Captain". A priest also tied...

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