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Putin: Russia reserves right to further cut United States diplomatic mission

Putin: Russia reserves right to further cut United States diplomatic mission

Russia´s U.N. Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia said on Tuesday that a US aim for the United Nations Security Council to vote on Monday on new sanctions on North Korea over its latest nuclear test is "a lit...

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As Irma threatens Caribbean, tropical storm forms in Atlantic

As Irma threatens Caribbean, tropical storm forms in Atlantic

The depression is located off the Mexican coastline in the Bay of Campeche and remains fairly unorganized in satellite imagery, however, it is possible it could strengthen into Tropical Storm Katia ...

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Iowa, Nebraska graduates' ACT scores top national average, but minorities still lag

Iowa, Nebraska graduates' ACT scores top national average, but minorities still lag

The ACT and the SAT are standardized tests taken as college entrance exams by students in 10th, 11th and 12th grade. The ACT report includes College Readiness Benchmarks - the minimum score need...

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BRICS summit: Putin says Trump is 'not my bride'

US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley called for another round of sanctions against Pyongyang on Monday during an emergency meeting of the Security Council. (But) ramping up military hyster...

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Dennis Rodman does karaoke with Kim Jong

Dennis Rodman does karaoke with Kim Jong

As tensions rise around North Korea's escalating tests of weapons of mass destruction , Donald Trump has met North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's aggressions head-on, promising to deliver "fire and fury...

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Hurricane Irma: All you want to know about the megastorm approaching US

Hurricane Irma: All you want to know about the megastorm approaching US

The islands depend heavily on tourism and initial reports say that vital infrastructure has been badly damaged. Power was knocked out on Saint Martin , Saint Barthelemy and in parts of the Unite...

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Ex-Trump strategist: White House aides must defend president

Ex-Trump strategist: White House aides must defend president

The interview was conducted Wednesday at Bannon's home in Washington. Bannon said he alone tried to defend the president after controversial remarks about the violence in Charlottesville, Va. He...

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Trump Pledges $1 Million Donation to Harvey's Victims

Trump Pledges $1 Million Donation to Harvey's Victims

It had less than $70 billion left in cash earlier this week. The commander-in-chief is planning to give $1 million to recovery efforts as the Gulf Coast recovers from the devastation of Harvey . Se...

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Journalist shot by bike-borne assailants in Bihar

Journalist shot by bike-borne assailants in Bihar

Less than 48 hours after the brutal murder of Bengaluru-based journalist and social activist Gauri Lankesh , comes the news of another journalist fired at in Bihar's Arwal district. Two bike-borne ...

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Philippine troops rescue 2 Indonesian hostages on Sulu island

Philippine troops rescue 2 Indonesian hostages on Sulu island

Two Indonesian sailors abducted by Islamist militants off the southern Philippines walked free on Thursday after a firefight that left five kidnappers dead, the military said. There were 11 others on ...

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United Nations must take strongest action to deter North Korea: Nikki Haley

United Nations must take strongest action to deter North Korea: Nikki Haley

But we will not be putting up with what's happening in North Korea", Trump told reporters, though he offered no specifics. Trump is scheduled to have his first conversation with Chinese President Xi...

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Trump seeks tougher sanctions to prod North Korea into negotiations

His comments in the Estonian capital Thursday follow Pyongyang's latest and the most powerful test explosion Sunday of what it says was a thermonuclear weapon built for missiles capable of reaching th...

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Spanish, Moroccan police dismantle terror plots

Spanish, Moroccan police dismantle terror plots

Five of the suspects were arrested in Morocco and one was arrested in Melilla, an autonomous Spanish city on the North African coast bordering Morocco, the Anadolu Agency reported. Five of the suspect...

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Putin: We 'Reserve the Right' to Expel Additional US Diplomats From Russia

Putin: We 'Reserve the Right' to Expel Additional US Diplomats From Russia

Russia reduced the USA diplomatic staff to punish the US for seizing two Russian recreational compounds in response to Russian interference in the 2016 election. The comment came in response to a ques...

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China supports UN action on North Korea, also pushes for dialogue

China supports UN action on North Korea, also pushes for dialogue

The newly elected South Korean president had requested the United Nations Security Council to consider tough new sanctions on North Korea to block its sources of foreign income, including cutting ...

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Analysts Consensus For Ocado Group (LON:OCDO)

Analysts Consensus For Ocado Group (LON:OCDO)

The share price of Virgin Money Holdings (UK) (LON:VM) was up +0.77% during the last session with a day high of 263.30. Investors of record on Thursday, August 17th will be issued a dividend of GBX 5 ...

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China agrees to UN Security Council measures on North Korea

China agrees to UN Security Council measures on North Korea

State-run Xinhua said the two leaders also discussed economic and security ties, a sign that Beijing does not want North Korea to dominate Sino-US relations. Diplomats have said the Security Council c...

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Another North Korean missile launch expected this weekend

Another North Korean missile launch expected this weekend

North Korea says it needs to develop its weapons to defend itself against what it sees as United States aggression. Washington and Seoul say the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system allows So...

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Highway remains closed as OR fire jumps to Washington

Highway remains closed as OR fire jumps to Washington

Embers from the fire drifted in the air across the Columbia River and sparked blazes in neighboring Washington state. "I haven't seen ash fall like this in the Portland metro area in my 18 years a...

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Trump discusses North Korea with China's Xi

President Donald Trump and his South Korean counterpart spoke on the phone Monday morning for the first time since North Korea boasted of another nuclear test. As CNSNews.com reported , the preside...

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Korea's Moon, Putin discuss 'unpredictable' N. Korea situation

Korea's Moon, Putin discuss 'unpredictable' N. Korea situation

Moon had urged Moscow to support stronger sanctions against North Korea, which conducted its sixth nuclear test on Sunday in what it claimed was a detonation of a thermonuclear weapon built for mi...

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Inside Russia's growing role in the North Korean nuclear crisis

Inside Russia's growing role in the North Korean nuclear crisis

Meanwhile, South Korean Second Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Cho Hyun told a Washington audience that North Korea is rapidly becoming a threat too hard to bear. He told the audience that Russian ...

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Delta Connects Indianapolis to Paris-CDG With New Year-Round Service

Delta Connects Indianapolis to Paris-CDG With New Year-Round Service

He called it a "game changer" and said more direct flights to major cities in the US and overseas is critically important as in goes global. Gov. Eric Holcomb on Wednesday announced Indiana's first ...

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Fairfax firefighters, just back from Harvey, get ready to help with Irma

Fairfax firefighters, just back from Harvey, get ready to help with Irma

Colorado Springs Fire Department personnel already deployed on a FEMA mission to Texas will now move closer towards Florida in preparation for Hurricane Irma . The team rescued more than a dozen peop...

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Trump Jr. expected to testify privately to Senate committee Thursday

Trump Jr. expected to testify privately to Senate committee Thursday

Emails show the meeting was described to Trump Jr.as part of a Russian government effort to aid the Trump campaign. Trump Jr. had initially said the meeting focused on Russian adoptions, and tha...

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Sri Venkateswara University and Andhra University among top 1000 universities in world

Sri Venkateswara University and Andhra University among top 1000 universities in world

The University of Sydney came in at 61, the University of Queensland at 65, Monash University at 80 and the University of NSW at 85. The performance of AP universities has also gone down as when com...

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Hurricane Irma decimates Barbuda

Hurricane Irma decimates Barbuda

But there's one person who is willing to step in to help rebuild the island, even if it's only because he has a vested interest. Hurricane Jose is further east than Irma and USA officials are now no...

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Russia, Japan 'decisively condemn' North Korea missile launch - Putin

Russia, Japan 'decisively condemn' North Korea missile launch - Putin

Japan's Kyodo news agency reported that Abe and Moon would seek Russian and Chinese support for new sanctions against the North. Beijing worked with the United States to approve tough new export b...

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Putin Says North Korea Crisis Can Be Solved By Diplomatic Means

Putin Says North Korea Crisis Can Be Solved By Diplomatic Means

The latest escalation of the crisis came on Sunday when Pyongyang announced it had conducted a sixth nuclear test, which it claimed was of a hydrogen bomb. "The actions and reactions of the Security C...

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China military holds drills in waters near Korean Peninsula

China military holds drills in waters near Korean Peninsula

The White House said that in a phone call with South Korean's president on Monday, Trump gave approval "in principle" to lifting previous restrictions on South Korean missile payloads and to approving...

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Duterte's family grilled at Senate inquiry on drugs, payoffs

Duterte's family grilled at Senate inquiry on drugs, payoffs

Carpio, who is married to Davao city mayor Sara Duterte, also rejected allegations against their family. In speeches, he had encouraged his son to attend the hearing but advised him to invoke his "r...

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Here's How Prince George's First Day At School Will Unfold

Here's How Prince George's First Day At School Will Unfold

In an effort to keep Prince George's life as normal as possible, it's also been claimed Kate has said either her or Prince William will do the school run every day. According to The Telegraph ,...

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Pakistan rejects BRICS declaration; says no terrorism from its soil

Pakistan rejects BRICS declaration; says no terrorism from its soil

President Donald Trump unveiled the United States strategy on August 21 that focuses on winning the Afghan war through troops surge. Speaking to reporters Tuesday in Islamabad , Defense Minister ...

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Russian Federation relations are rock solid: Sushma Swaraj

Russian Federation relations are rock solid: Sushma Swaraj

Swaraj is on a three-day visit to Russian Federation to attend the third Eastern Economic Forum. "Their attacks against self-defensive measures to strengthen the DPRK's nuclear deterrent forces - th...

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Burma's Aung San Suu Kyi says 'fake news' fuelling Rohingya crisis

Burma's Aung San Suu Kyi says 'fake news' fuelling Rohingya crisis

Burmese leader Aung San Suu Kyi has said her Government is protecting everyone in Rakhine state and that " terrorists " were behind an " iceberg of misinformation" about the Rohingya crisis . ...

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Pyongyang ready to send more 'gift packages' to US

Pyongyang ready to send more 'gift packages' to US

North Korea's ambassador to the United Nations in Geneva said Tuesday that his country will send "more gift packages " to the USA, referring to Pyongyang's nuclear and missile tests. Speaking at a ...

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Tennessee WR Jauan Jennings out indefinitely with injury

Tennessee WR Jauan Jennings out indefinitely with injury

Jones said the Vols will rely more on freshman Josh Palmer, who had one catch for seven yards against Georgia Tech, moving forward. Sophomore receiver Marquez Callaway stepped up in Jennings' absenc...

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Lindsey Graham to DREAMers After DACA Announcement: 'You've Done Nothing Wrong'

Graham then took to making a personal metaphor, saying that "they are no more connected to their home country than I am to Scotland, where my grandfather came from, so the reality of the situation i...

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Russian Federation may force U.S. to cut diplomatic staff more, Putin says

Russian Federation may force U.S. to cut diplomatic staff more, Putin says

Putin said Moscow reserved the right to respond to the USA order to close Russian Consulate and two other annexes. The U.S. ordered Russia Thursday to close its San Francisco consulate and building...

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Russian, South Korean leaders condemn latest North Korean test

Russian, South Korean leaders condemn latest North Korean test

Haley did not spell out what measures Washington was seeking, but diplomats said it could target oil supplies to North Korea - potentially dealing a major blow to its economy. SCOTT KENNEDY: If the ...

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