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North Korea apparently conducts another nuclear test, South Korea says

North Korea apparently conducts another nuclear test, South Korea says

South Korea's main spy agency has previously asserted that it does not think Pyongyang now has the ability to develop miniaturised nuclear weapons that can be mounted on ballistic missiles. There was ...

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Kim Jong-un Third Child Shows He Loves More Than Nukes

Kim Jong-un Third Child Shows He Loves More Than Nukes

Ri was partially educated in China and visited South Korea in 2005 for the Asian Athletic Championships "as a member of North Korea's cheering squad", a South Korean lawmaker told CNN in 2012. "No...

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North Korea threat: Britain, Japan agree on closer security ties

Downing Street has described the PM's visit to Japan as "highly successful" after Mrs May and counterpart Shinzo Abe agreed to boost defence links. May added, "Against a backdrop of a more uncerta...

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Dry weather to finish out Labor Day weekend; rain returns Tuesday

Dry weather to finish out Labor Day weekend; rain returns Tuesday

South wind 5 to 7 miles per hour. There will be a 20 percent chance of rain. Sunny skies will gradually mix with high clouds. Tuesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. High: Mid-upper 80s...

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Modi appoints India´s first female defence minister

Modi appoints India´s first female defence minister

Earlier on Friday, Jaitley had indicated that he may not be defence minister for long. The appointment comes following growing concerns on the lack of a full-time Defence Minister as tension continu...

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Cambodia: CNRP President arrested for treason

Cambodia: CNRP President arrested for treason

The capture was made after Cambodia's police found a video broadcast by Cambodian Broadcasting Network (CBN) headquartered in Australia and other evidence showing Kem Sokha and his accomplices secretl...

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Preview & betting advice - Akron at Penn State

Preview & betting advice - Akron at Penn State

Thompkins returned punts in 2015 but had some control issues and was replaced by John Reid last season. One of the few question marks for the 2017 Nittany Lions is defensive end. His 61-yard punt r...

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Thousands of People Evacuate Homes in Frankfurt, Germany Before WWII Bomb Defused

Thousands of People Evacuate Homes in Frankfurt, Germany Before WWII Bomb Defused

The massive bomb was discovered last week in a leafy suburb of the city; an area home to numerous city's wealthiest residents. Central Frankfurt looked like a ghost town Sunday after tens of thousa...

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Nebraska rides high-scoring offense to 43-36 win over Arkansas State

Nebraska rides high-scoring offense to 43-36 win over Arkansas State

Junior Mikale Wilbon scored the first touchdown of his career for Nebraska on a 7-yard run. On Nebraska's next drive, Tulane transfer Tanner Lee threw a 44-yard touchdown pass to Stanley Morgan...

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Houston police officer drowns on way to work

Houston police officer drowns on way to work

Rahman, a senior defensive end for Rice, said it was stressful knowing his parents had chose to remain in their Sugar Land home near the Brazos River despite a mandatory evacuation because of floo...

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Beaumont officials looking for solutions after Harvey floodwaters take out water system

Beaumont officials looking for solutions after Harvey floodwaters take out water system

The chemicals need to be kept cool, but after the plant lost power Sunday, the temperature rose, officials said. Under these circumstances, the City of Beaumont anticipates it will lose water pressu...

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White House Says Trump Will Donate $1M To Hurricane Aid

White House Says Trump Will Donate $1M To Hurricane Aid

Mr. Trump was criticized for failing to address victims of the storm early on, and has been criticized in the past for giving less of his income to charity than some other prominent wealthy people. Tr...

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Trump returns to Texas to see Hurricane Harvey recovery in Houston

Trump returns to Texas to see Hurricane Harvey recovery in Houston

Administration officials already have begun talks with congressional leaders about the approach, which is meant to ease early passage of a debt limit increase and avoid a stand-off over the issue that...

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North Korea close to long-range missile capability: French minister

North Korea close to long-range missile capability: French minister

That's the verdict on North Korea of President Donald Trump , who complains on Twitter that, in talking to Pyongyang, Uncle Sam has been paying "extortion money" to keep the three Kim dynasties in ch...

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North Korea successfully tests 'missile ready' Hydrogen bomb

North Korea successfully tests 'missile ready' Hydrogen bomb

The United States has repeatedly urged Beijing to do more to rein in its neighbor. Allowing South Korea to have longer range missiles could put pressure on China to exert influence over North Kore...

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North Korea Brandishes What It Says Is A Missile-Ready H-Bomb

North Korea Brandishes What It Says Is A Missile-Ready H-Bomb

Security Council unanimously agreed to impose new sanctions on Pyongyang. South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff says a magnitude 5.6 quake in North Korea was artificial and it's analysing whether ...

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US, South Korea Consider 'Effective Military Reponses' to DPRK's Nuclear Test

US, South Korea Consider 'Effective Military Reponses' to DPRK's Nuclear Test

Though the precise strength of the blast has yet to be determined, the artificial natural disaster it caused was several times stronger than tremors generated by its previous tests. North Korea "has i...

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Harvey's wake tempers bullish outlook for United States oil output growth

Harvey's wake tempers bullish outlook for United States oil output growth

World energy markets, from butane in Asia to gasoline in Latin America and diesel in Europe, are feeling the ripple effect of the storm, highlighting the growing importance of the USA for the global o...

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Cabinet reshuffle in Modi government to be held tomorrow

Cabinet reshuffle in Modi government to be held tomorrow

Union minister of state for human resource development Mahendra Nath Pandey has been appointed Uttar Pradesh BJP chief, thereby relieving him from his ministerial job following BJP's one-man-one-p...

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Johnson voices support for May as she vows to press on

Johnson voices support for May as she vows to press on

One insider tells me that her team weren't expecting headlines about ten more years of May and that the aim was more to knock down the idea that there is a definite date for her departure than to sugg...

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North Korea conducts test of a hydrogen bomb meant for an ICBM

North Korea conducts test of a hydrogen bomb meant for an ICBM

And South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff had also "presumed" that North Korea did indeed conduct a sixth nuclear test, before its neighbor to the north made the announcement. Parliamentary defence co...

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Harvey relief for American Red Cross efforts

Harvey relief for American Red Cross efforts

This isn't the first time Walmart has helped with disaster relief and recovery. "There's definitely the need in the weeks to come". Sam Fry has been a Red Cross volunteer since 2005. Red Cross South...

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Big Modi Cabinet rejig: Here's who got what

Big Modi Cabinet rejig: Here's who got what

The new upcoming crop of BJP leadership may be promising and competent, but doesn't seem to have Modi's confidence to the extent that he would entrust this crucial ministry to any of them. There is a ...

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Cabinet reshuffle: Piyush Goyal, Dharmendra Pradhan, Naqvi and N Sitharaman get promotion

Cabinet reshuffle: Piyush Goyal, Dharmendra Pradhan, Naqvi and N Sitharaman get promotion

Nine new faces inducted, four ministers elevated to Cabinet ranks and six ministers were shown door as the Narendra Modi Cabinet undergoes third major reshuffle on Sunday. The other new entrants to ...

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Southern Co plans to complete lone new United States nuclear plant project

Southern Co plans to complete lone new United States nuclear plant project

The project known as Plant Vogtle is the first new USA nuclear power plant to be built since the Three Mile Island accident in 1979, and completing it would provide hope for a struggling US nuclear...

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Trump Seeks $7.85bn for Hurricane Harvey Disaster Relief

Trump Seeks $7.85bn for Hurricane Harvey Disaster Relief

The storm, which first made landfall last week in southern Texas as the strongest hurricane to hit the U.S. in 13 years and then made a second landfall as a tropical storm in Louisiana early Wednesday...

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South Korea says quake in North artificial

South Korea says quake in North artificial

While North Korea has been testing a variety of missiles in recent weeks, it is also reportedly planning a sixth nuclear test . The display is likely to be met with outrage by Kim Jong Un . Kim or...

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China says Japan shouldn't slap North Korea with sanctions

China says Japan shouldn't slap North Korea with sanctions

However, he said North Korea doesn't appear to be interested in negotiating and the United States "shouldn't be pushing something that the other side". On Aug. 5 the council unanimously adopted sanc...

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Trump to propose initial $5.9B in Harvey aid

Trump to propose initial $5.9B in Harvey aid

She said that she spoke with Trump earlier in the day, and he vowed to contribute toward the fund. "He said he would like to join in the efforts that a lot of the people that we've seen across this co...

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Harvey remnants could crash Labor Day weekend plans in NJ

Harvey remnants could crash Labor Day weekend plans in NJ

Rain will turn more scattered during Saturday afternoon. Most areas will see less than an inch of rain from Harvey Friday night through Sunday morning. There should be widespread showers with ...

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'All options' remain on the table on North Korea

'All options' remain on the table on North Korea

The warning comes as tensions soar after Pyongyang fired an intermediate-range missile over Japan . Tuesday's launch was a "meaningful prelude to containing Guam , advanced base of invasion", he ...

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Darktrace joins UK Prime Minister in Japan trade mission

Darktrace joins UK Prime Minister in Japan trade mission

British Ambassador to the UN, Matthew Rycroft, said on Wednesday the UN Security Council could target North Korean guest workers sending money home from Russian Federation and China. "They [North Kore...

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North Korea claims leader inspects new H-bomb

North Korea claims leader inspects new H-bomb

As part of North Korea's work to build an arsenal of viable nuclear ICBMs that can reach the US mainland, Kim inspected during a visit to the North's Nuclear Weapons Institute the loading of a "homema...

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Houston Kids Will Eat 3 Free Meals Daily for Rest of Year

Houston Kids Will Eat 3 Free Meals Daily for Rest of Year

But now the superintendent is trying to figure out when school can restart, as many buildings and neighborhoods are flooded and thousands of children are scattered in shelters. The district serves 3,3...

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Sikkim Blocks West Bengal Police From Arresting GJM Leaders

Sikkim Blocks West Bengal Police From Arresting GJM Leaders

The West Bengal police neither had arrest nor search warrants and had not even intimated the Sikkim police about the raids, he said. Late at night they were released. He further said that the governme...

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Several earthquakes felt in Eastern Idaho

Several earthquakes felt in Eastern Idaho

The USGS reported four separate quakes Saturday evening in an area about 63 miles from Pocatello and 130 miles from Salt Lake City. An quake measuring 5.3 on the Richter Scale hit southeast of Soda ...

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Will election annulment strengthen Kenya's democracy?

Will election annulment strengthen Kenya's democracy?

The court ruled 4-2 in Odinga's favor, saying the electoral commission committed "illegalities and irregularities". In a surprise judgement, the Supreme Court nullified President Uhuru's re-elect...

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Trump Will Discuss South Korea Trade Deal With Senior Advisers

Trump Will Discuss South Korea Trade Deal With Senior Advisers

There is no announcement expected on the U.S. South Korea has been accused of dumping and subsidizing steel products. South Korea, however, could also decide to refuse any discussions with Trump, pr...

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Oklahoma National Guard deploying soldiers to Texas for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

Oklahoma National Guard deploying soldiers to Texas for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

The storm caused damage throughout the region, flooding homes and leaving at least 30 dead. Will Phillips, a Guard spokesman. This is their first local crew to head Texas. U.S. Department of Veterans ...

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Average retail gas prices rise in ME 1.1 cents per gallon

Average retail gas prices rise in ME 1.1 cents per gallon

Harvey's wet blanket could reduce the number of holiday travelers by the hundreds of thousands, largely because of the reduction in the numbers of travelers in and around and to and from Texas and Lou...

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