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Southeast Asian states say Korea standoff threatens global peace

Southeast Asian states say Korea standoff threatens global peace

A bilateral meeting that had been scheduled for Sunday between Kono and Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, whose country is hosting the ASEAN Regional Forum , was cancelled due to Caye...

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China's sanctions support shows recognition of gravity of North Korea threat

It was important for all parties to have dialogue to de-escalate the issue, and it was also incumbent on China to ensure that the sanctions on North Korea were fully implemented, said Susan Thornton, ...

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Welcome boost from China to global pressure on North Korea

Welcome boost from China to global pressure on North Korea

The two exchanged views on the North Korea nuclear issue over the phone Friday at the British foreign secretary's request. The draft resolution calls for a ban on all exports of coal, iron and iron ...

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Chinese foreign minister says he pressed North Korea to follow United Nations resolutions

Chinese foreign minister says he pressed North Korea to follow United Nations resolutions

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is on the offense at a summit as he tries to increase the pressure on, and isolation of, North Korea after the U.N. The State Department has previously ruled out hol...

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USA and Russian Federation chief diplomats show 'readiness' to talk despite escalating tensions

USA and Russian Federation chief diplomats show 'readiness' to talk despite escalating tensions

Speaking on Rossiya24 state TV, Lavrov also said Tillerson told him the United States' special representative on Ukraine, Kurt Volker, a former USA envoy to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, would m...

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Dubai: Fire strikes another tower, no injury reported

Dubai: Fire strikes another tower, no injury reported

He said investigators believe either a cigarette or the high temperatures of 43 degrees Celsius ignited the blaze. A security guard What's On spoke to at the scene said the fire started on the 53rd ...

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Turkey plans to trade with Qatar via Iran

In early June, a handful of Arab states - led by Saudi Arabia - abruptly severed diplomatic relations with Qatar and imposed a blockade on the tiny Gulf country, accusing it of supporting terrorist gr...

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The Overlooked Romantic Comedy Spoof From The 'Wet Hot American Summer' Crew

The Overlooked Romantic Comedy Spoof From The 'Wet Hot American Summer' Crew

Check out the Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later clip below. Ten Years Later retains the idiosyncratic humour of both the movie and First Day of Camp: what begins as a simple comedy/dram...

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Whiting Petroleum Corp. (WLL) hit his 1-Year Low price on 07/07/17

BlackRock Inc. boosted its position in Marathon Petroleum Corporation by 2,779.4% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 27,919,350 shares of the oil and gas exploration company's stock va...

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Political Communication in the Trump White House

Despite his turbulent swing through the White House , Scaramucci has told CNN that he still considers his tenure a success. "At least now I can go see my wife and newborn son", he says before he ...

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Trump's proposed trans military ban could soon be made policy

Trump's proposed trans military ban could soon be made policy

According to a Friday, August 4th report by TMZ , Caitlyn Jenner 's support of President Donald Trump may be more than the Kardashian family is willing to tolerate. He told a trans service me...

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Watch Mario Cantone's Anthony Scaramucci Kiss 'Trump' Goodbye on The President Show

There are 2 working titles - "10 Days in July" and " Attack of the Swamp Monsters ". It also brought about some swift changes, with the dismissal of Reince Priebus and Scaramucci's abbreviated ten...

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Plans Dividend of $0.01 (MUX)

As of the end of the quarter Alps Advisors Inc had sold 589,668 shares trimming its holdings by 49.4%. UBS Group AG now owns 96,369 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $293,000 after b...

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The CH Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (CHRW) Receives "Hold" Rating from Barclays PLC

The lowest 12-month price target for the shares is $55.00, which would be decrease of about -16% of its current value. Products Ptnrs Lc reported 80,768 shares. 1,300 shares were sold by Freeman Angel...

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China, ASEAN Approve Framework of Code of Conduct in South China Sea

China, ASEAN Approve Framework of Code of Conduct in South China Sea

The South China Sea portion in the latest draft communique, a negotiated text subject to changes, is a watered-down version of one issued in Laos previous year. They say it comes 15 years after negoti...

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Tucson-based Vector launches rocket in Georgia

Tucson-based Vector launches rocket in Georgia

The two-stage Vector-R (shown above in January 2017) is 12m tall, 1.1m in diameter, weighs 6,000kg, and can launch 66kg payloads to low earth orbit. As of now, Vector says it's on track to hit its...

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Watch Trump kiss Mario Cantone's Scaramucci goodbye on The President Show

It has two temporary titles from which the producer is still deciding. The Mooch flamed out as comms director when new White House Chief of Staff John Kelly ousted him after only 10 days in the ...

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Chinese tourists arrested for Hitler salute in Germany — BBCI

Chinese tourists arrested for Hitler salute in Germany — BBCI

Two Chinese tourists were arrested in Berlin for making Hitler salutes outside the German parliament on Saturday. The two visitors, aged 36 and 49, were also taking pictures of each other with...

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Voting for Vice-Presidential election begins in Parliament

Voting for Vice-Presidential election begins in Parliament

Although 785 MPs were eligible to vote in the election, 14 MPs could not cast their franchise. "That we got almost 20 more votes than the presidential polls is a good sign". One wanted to strengthen t...

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Kelly Making Sure Info to Trump Flows Through Him

Kelly Making Sure Info to Trump Flows Through Him

But, we are reminded of the risky political and legal environment in which this White House is operating - now under the direction of Kelly. Kelly's appointment to chief of staff even prompted a t...

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Vice Presidential Poll: Results to be declared soon

The Opposition has fielded Gopal Krishna Gandhi against Venkaiah Naidu. In fact, the prime minister was standing in queue even before the voting hall opened at 10 am. Though nominated members are no...

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USA communications director Scaramucci fired after 10 days in office

USA communications director Scaramucci fired after 10 days in office

But for the past few days, Scaramucci has been in news for use of unparliamentary language against his own colleagues and going public to threaten to fire anyone from the White House who leaked inform...

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4 children missing from West Lafayette

4 children missing from West Lafayette

CST Friday night, saying the four children were last seen in West Lafayette on Thursday. Missing are Ahleiryah Ballard, a 1-year-old young lady; Akira Ballard, a 3-year-old young lady; Azzura Ballar...

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Trump admin warns against classified info leaks

Trump admin warns against classified info leaks

The transcripts reveal the president's contentious first conversations with the foreign leaders. Former federal prosecutor Doug Burns also said: "There is a federal statute that makes it a crime, ...

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State College Police Rebuke Trump Comments on Use of Force

State College Police Rebuke Trump Comments on Use of Force

And Chuck Canterbury, president of the National Fraternal Order of Police, which endorsed Trump past year, said that his "off-the-cuff comments on policing are sometimes taken all too literally by t...

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Man arrested for 3rd OUI after hitting 12-year-old in Boston

Man arrested for 3rd OUI after hitting 12-year-old in Boston

State Police say that Higgins lost control of his auto, swerved and struck the 12-year-old victim. The victim was rushed to Tufts Medical Center with serious injuries. Higgins already has two OUIs a...

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Surveillance drone to fly at Trump golf course during visit

Surveillance drone to fly at Trump golf course during visit

However, the president refuted the rumors calling it "totally untrue". In fact, according to Golf Advisor , fifteen other presidents, dating back to William Taft in the early 1900s, played the game ...

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Want to view the eclipse? Library can help

Want to view the eclipse? Library can help

SC law enforcement had a press conference today about the solar eclipse. "I have been talking about this eclipse for 26 years so I have plans to go to totality-I'll either be in Kentucky or Tennessee"...

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Turkey reinforces military on Syria border

Turkey reinforces military on Syria border

Turkey sent artillery units to the border with Syria Saturday, where its army regularly clashes with Kurdish militia, the state-run Anadolu news agency reported. "Soon we will take new and important s...

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Boat sinks - one man rescued as search continues for second crew member

Boat sinks - one man rescued as search continues for second crew member

RNLI Shoreham Lifeboat Station said a fishing boat saw a man in water between Brighton and Shoreham at about 5.50am. A search is now being carried out between Worthing pier in the west and Brighton ...

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US And Japanese Leaders Commit To Putting More Pressure On North Korea

But the Xinhua editorial broke with Beijing's usual public reticence when Mr Trump has taken China to task over trade imbalances, territorial disputes in the South China Sea, Taiwan and other sources ...

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Bangladeshi Terror Suspect Arrested From Muzaffarnagar

Bangladeshi Terror Suspect Arrested From Muzaffarnagar

Ansarullah Bangla team is said to be indigenous inspired by the terrorist organization "Al-Qaeda" formed by the notorious terrorist Osama bin Laden. The UP ADG informed ANI , "Incriminating documents...

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Rockies place Kyle Freeland on 10-day DL

Rockies place Kyle Freeland on 10-day DL

The problem with Velasquez is that as good of a pitcher as he is, he doesn't get the support he needs to get wins, as is shown by his 0-4 record in his last eight starts, alternating losses and no dec...

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Lowcountry weather: How much longer will rain be in the forecast?

Savannah, Ga. (WJCL)- Overnight it looks to be clear to mostly clear except for were some patchy fog could develop. There will be a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly in the evenin...

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Telangana wants drinking water, other schemes out of GST ambit

Telangana wants drinking water, other schemes out of GST ambit

But now opposing levying the GST on the on-going development projects like irrigation, housing, drinking water supply and roads which were taken up before the implementation of the GST as the state wi...

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Anthony Scaramucci He's Going Hollywood 'Attack of the Swamp Monsters'

Scaramucci writes that President Donald Trump "can choose to fight with the media, but Comms cannot", and he even suggests "a constructive "complaint box" for the media to make complaints". Despite...

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North Korea: UN backs fresh sanctions over missile tests

North Korea: UN backs fresh sanctions over missile tests

While the Security Council has been divided on how to deal with other global crises like Syria, the 15-member body has remained relatively united on North Korea. The measures would be the seventh set ...

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United States oil drillers cut rigs for 2nd week in three -Baker Hughes

West Texas Intermediate oil for September delivery rose 1.1% to $49.58/bbl. There was a decline in the gas rig count to 186 from 189 previously. The rise in the number of active rigs in the USA ha...

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Doctors claim that Dilip Kumar may need dialysis

Doctors claim that Dilip Kumar may need dialysis

The doctor told ANI, " Dilip Kumar is doing well and improving, all vital parameters are stable". He was suffering from dehydration and urinary tract infection. However news agency PTI reports th...

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Oklahoma receiver Nick Basquine to miss season with injured Achilles

Oklahoma receiver Nick Basquine to miss season with injured Achilles

Of OU's returning receivers Basquine, a Norman North product, led the group in receiving yardage last season. Eric Bailey of the Tulsa World tweeted a photo of Basquine at Meet the Sooners Day wearing...

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