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North Korea claims Central Intelligence Agency plotted to kill Kim Jong

North Korea frequently lambasts the United States and South Korea, but its accusation Friday was unusual in its detail. The latest accusation is just one of a number of North Korean conspiracy theor...

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Detention of American Christian in North Korea 'concerning' - White House

North Korea has threatened to launch a series of retaliations on the US and South Korean intelligence agencies after an alleged assassination attempt on its leader, Kim Jong-Un. It is not known whethe...

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Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For NRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD)

Barclays PLC's price objective indicates a potential upside of 32.71% from the company's previous close. Stock market analysts and brokers have recently amended their target prices on shares of NRG ...

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Kensington Palace releases new photo of Princess Charlotte

Keeping up with what has now become an annual tradition, The Royal Family of England has just released a new photograph of Princess Charlotte , just ahead of her second birthday. But so far, we've on...

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Sanders rejoices as Trump inadvertently endorses universal healthcare

Sanders rejoices as Trump inadvertently endorses universal healthcare

U.S. President Donald Trump and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull are aiming to put a rocky start behind when they meet for the first time and commemorate the 75th anniversary of an important...

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Amtrak engineer faces charges in fatal 2015 derailment

President Judge Marsha Neifield of Philadelphia Municipal Court ordered charges of involuntary manslaughter and reckless endangerment against engineer Brandon Bostian. The New York-bound Amtrak ...

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Stiff headwinds for GOP on health care, tax reform

This Trumpcare bill is a cruel and cynical hoax, played on millions upon millions of Americans who would lose all or some of their health insurance protections under this plan. Health care is ...

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Cabinet Selections to Rock France after Macron Win

Until recently he was deputy editor-in-chief at Agence France Presse . U.S. President Donald Trump and French President-elect Emmanuel Macron will meet on the sidelines of the North Atlantic Treaty...

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'Stamp Out Hunger' food drive hopes to feed hungry children

'Stamp Out Hunger' food drive hopes to feed hungry children

Nationwide, mail carriers collected the nonperishable food residents left near their mailboxes. "You know the community supports us in so many ways, so we know that they'll recognize that maybe thi...

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Trump administration hails US-China trade deal

Trump administration hails US-China trade deal

Ross says American beef producers have been locked out of China's enormous market since a mad cow scare in 2003. And the new agreements also formalize the ability of China to import natural gas fr...

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Chinese Passenger Plane Takes off in Shanghai after Three Years of Delays

The "C" in the aircraft's name stands for both China and COMAC (Commercial Aircraft Corp of China), the number 9 is a symbol for "everlasting", while the 19 represents the aircraft's maximum seat capa...

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James Comey's dismissal: Differing accounts from Trump officials

Apparently stung by media scrutiny over shifting accounts of how and why Comey was sacked, Trump suggested he may call off daily media briefings at the White House. McCabe also pointed out the remarka...

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Crude posts further gain in Asia after suprise US stocks draw

Gasoline demand rose by 252,000 barrels a day, bringing the four-week average closer to levels at this time a year ago after a string of data showing weekly consumption declines. Saudi Aramco will red...

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Donald Trump Quoted His Own Tweet in a Header

According to multiple news reports, Yates warned the White House that Flynn's phone calls with Moscow envoy Sergey Kislyak, which United States intelligence secretly monitored, could leave him open ...

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Tunnel caves in at Hanford nuclear site, thousands of workers take cover

That created plutonium, which was extracted with chemicals, processed and shipped to weapons factories. The underground collapse sunk the soil overhead by 2-to-4 feet. "The roof had caved in, about a ...

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Bank of England warns on wages and cuts growth forecast

The BoE said it could only do so much to offset a Brexit hit to the economy, and Carney said the two-year process of leaving the European Union did not mean its hands were tied over monetary policy. E...

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NHL Playoffs: Anaheim Ducks game six loss may be for the best

While playing at home they can gain momentum as they will have home ice advantage for the WCF if they win game seven. Nick Ritchie bagged the game-winner 3:21 into the third when his mid-range wri...

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BOE warns of weaker incomes for years while United Kingdom adjusts to Brexit

BOE warns of weaker incomes for years while United Kingdom adjusts to Brexit

The BoE also slightly cut its growth forecast for this year, from 2% to 1.9% but lifted expectations for growth next year from 1.6% three months ago to 1.7%. The financial market instruments which the...

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Trudeau congratulates Macron on election as French president

Macron, a former economy minister, has proposed an ambitious domestic reform agenda. In interviews on Monday, National Front officials said the party founded by her father would get a new name to tr...

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Mike Pence Uses Cinco de Mayo Party to Talk Immigration

Mike Pence Uses Cinco de Mayo Party to Talk Immigration

That would be the actual Mexican Independence Day, Sept. 16. Napolean III had multiple motives on May 5th: For the leader of France, Napolean III, the battle at Puebla was an attempt at not only s...

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Airlines to relocate at Los Angeles International Airport

Airlines to relocate at Los Angeles International Airport

Its happening this weekend and airport officials are suggesting that anyone planning to fly out of LAX over the next several days should allow extra time to get to the right terminal. After the move, ...

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Mnuchin: US partners more comfortable with Trump on trade

Some participants expressed concern that emerging economies may be negatively affected depending on the pace of USA interest rate hikes and the upcoming policies of the country's administration, the s...

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China Faces Pressure To Consider North Korea Oil Embargo

China Faces Pressure To Consider North Korea Oil Embargo

A statement from North Korea's official media announced the accusation and added that their government will "ferret out and mercilessly destroy" US and South Korean "terrorists" who purportedly target...

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Korea will talk to USA "if conditions are there", says diplomat

The North also said "a guy surnamed Han" taught Kim how to enlist accomplices. The country hosts some 28,000 USA forces. In a press statement attached to its letter, North Korea's U.N. "If Moon Jae-...

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North Korea willing to meet Trump administration if certain conditions are met

I will urgently try to solve the security crisis. "If needed, I will fly immediately to Washington". Moon has said he would "go to Pyongyang if conditions are met" during his inaugural address and h...

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Spurs roll over Rockets, into conference finals

Spurs roll over Rockets, into conference finals

We should flip this narrative in the opposite way, too: Game 6 doesn't go away because Harden was really, exceptionally good during the regular season. D'Antoni acknowledged that fatigue may have play...

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Interest rates may need to rise before late 2019

The central bank released its quarterly Inflation Report, with forecasts little changed from the previous report in February. For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the GBP declined 0.32% against the United...

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Federal Reserve: US economic slowdown temporary

The Fed statement said while household spending has risen only modestly "the fundamentals underpinning the continued growth of consumption remained solid". However, some officials had also said they...

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US Homeland Security: No announcement Friday on laptop ban expansion

DHS spokesman David Lapan said no announcement was planned for Friday on whether the US government will expand the ban and that no final decision had been made on expanding the restrictions. One issue...

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North Korea open to US talks under 'conditions'

Speaking in Beijing on her way back from Norway, where DPRK officials are reported to have been engaged in Track 1.5 talks with former USA officials, Choe was asked whether her government was preparin...

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Warren Buffett criticises Wells Fargo, defends 3G at wide-ranging meeting

Buffett said his federal income taxes would have gone down 17 percent past year if the GOP bill was in effect. A year ago the shares rose more than 23%, nearly twice the rise in the S&P 500 (plus rein...

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Gunmen kill 10 labourers in Pakistan's Gwadar port

Gunmen kill 10 labourers in Pakistan's Gwadar port

Unidentified assailants on motorcycles opened indiscriminate fire on the labourers and fled the scene. A special military C-130 aircraft flew the remains of the slain labourers for funerals to their...

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Mourinho Has Confirmed Who He Will Start In The Europa League Final

Mourinho Has Confirmed Who He Will Start In The Europa League Final

United manager Jose Mourinho lamented the red card handed to Bailly, as he admitted his side will miss the centre-back in the final. The Red Devils have earned roughly € 42 million (£ 36 million) fr...

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Sen. Graham breaks ranks, wants to investigate Trump's Russian business ties

Sen. Graham breaks ranks, wants to investigate Trump's Russian business ties

U.S. Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said on Tuesday he wants to know more about President Donald Trump's business dealings in relation to Russian Federation, but that congressional investigations...

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Tailored Brands Inc (TLRD) Stake Boosted by Creative Planning

Tailored Brands Inc (TLRD) Stake Boosted by Creative Planning

Municipal Employees Retirement System of MI now owns 10,810 shares of the company's stock valued at $170,000 after buying an additional 180 shares in the last quarter. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: Thi...

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