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Airstrikes on Syria might also send message to North Korea

The launch comes on the eve of a visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping to the United States to meet President Donald Trump. This year, North Korea officials, including young leader Kim Jong Un, have...

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Dalai Lama reaches Tawang, to start religious discourses

Dalai Lama reaches Tawang, to start religious discourses

Thousands of people lined the streets of Tawang town in Arunachal Pradesh today and waited for hours as the Tibetan spiritual leader, Dalai Lama, came back here for the first time since 2009. The Da...

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Obama Admin Officials Made List Of Documents For Senate Russia Probe

Obama Admin Officials Made List Of Documents For Senate Russia Probe

Marco Rubio said hackers using an Internet provider from an unknown location in Russian Federation tried twice to access internal information from former members of his presidential campaign team, i...

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Trump Says Progress Made in US-China Relations During Xi Visit

Trump Says Progress Made in US-China Relations During Xi Visit

As the two leaders wrapped up a Florida summit overshadowed by United States missile strikes in Syria overnight, Jinping joined Trump in stressing the positive mood of the meetings and at the same tim...

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Who was London terror attacker Khalid Masood?

Who was London terror attacker Khalid Masood?

Masood, 52, was born in Kent to the southeast of London and had been most recently living in central England, London police said . Terrorist Khalid Masood, who killed four persons in an attack at...

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Macron targets Le Pen over economy in French presidential debate

Macron targets Le Pen over economy in French presidential debate

In a debate that also discussed trade, immigration and security, Fillon and Le Pen came in for stinging attacks from two far-left candidates, who cited the judicial investigations facing them. Candida...

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Canada gains another 19400 jobs of mostly full-time and self-employed work

But in a sign there is still slack in the economy, the hourly wages of permanent employees rose by just 0.9 percent from March 2016. That lowered the year-on-year increase in wages to 2.7 percent. Th...

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More arrests made in Russia subway train attack

More arrests made in Russia subway train attack

St. Petersburg, Russia's second-largest city with over 5 million residents, is the country's most popular tourist destination but was no immediate information on whether any foreigners were among the ...

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Donald Trump meeting with Xi Jinping of China: 'Tremendous progress'

Donald Trump meeting with Xi Jinping of China: 'Tremendous progress'

He did not elaborate on the progress or the problems. The two days of talks at Trump's private estate in Florida were expected to focus on what Trump has elaborated as China's unfair trade practic...

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Was manhandled, abused by Air India employee: Gaikwad says in defence

Was manhandled, abused by Air India employee: Gaikwad says in defence

Before Raju spoke, Geete too joined his colleagues in condemning the action against Gaikwad and appeared to be taking a dig at the central govenment, saying it is a people's government but the "one-si...

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Hays Public Library celebrates National Library Week by forgiving fines

Hays Public Library celebrates National Library Week by forgiving fines

On Thursday, April 13, a basic computer class will be held at 10 a.m.as part of the regular "Tech Thursday" schedule, but then at 1 p.m. a "Smash Brothers Video Game Tournament" will be held for kids ...

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All options on table: USA warns North Korea after missile launch

The hardened U.S. stance followed two North Korean nuclear tests past year and recent missile launches that Pyongyang described as practice for an attack on USA bases in Japan. The firing was made as ...

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Trump, Xi showdown fails to materialize at Mar-a-Lago

In a brief appearance after their first round of talks, Mr Trump said he and Mr Xi had made "tremendous progress" and that they would be making "additional progress". After the meeting, Mr Trump took ...

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Russian drone may have turned camera off, right before Syrian attack

Russian drone may have turned camera off, right before Syrian attack

Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle hotly debated whether President Trump's order to attack a Syrian military airfield in retaliation for the country's chemical-weapons attack was legal. being pulled...

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Oakland found building lacked sprinklers before deadly blaze

Oakland found building lacked sprinklers before deadly blaze

It was the deadliest blaze in the United States since 100 people perished in a 2003 nightclub fire in Rhode Island. The cause is under investigation. The four-alarm fire that broke out early Monday ...

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Russian Warship Storming Toward Toward US Destroyers That Launched Strikes

Russian Warship Storming Toward Toward US Destroyers That Launched Strikes

Meanwhile, the Russian news agency TASS claimed the frigate is on a "routine voyage" and was planning to stop at the Syrian port of Tartus. Russian Federation deployed its most advanced Black Sea ...

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Trump presents an overnight evolution in stance on Syria

US President Donald Trump said the missile attack was a response to the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria's Idlib province on Tuesday. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the goal of the ...

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Japan extends North Korea sanctions

Japan extends North Korea sanctions

But Beijing is wary of putting too much pressure on North Korea for fear of the unpredictable consequences if the state collapses. North Korea carried out two nuclear tests previous year. Pyongyang's ...

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6755 postal workers were attacked by dogs last year

6755 postal workers were attacked by dogs last year

They say be especially careful when opening the door for a postal worker, as many attacks happen when dogs squeeze out and chase the mail carrier. Such attacks rose last year to 6,755, up 206 from t...

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Russia ups ante by freezing communications with US in Syria

Russia ups ante by freezing communications with US in Syria

On Thursday night, the U.S. forces fired 59 Tomahawk Land Attack Missiles (TLAM) on a Syrian military air base located in the Homs Governorate. The U.S. "It is to the benefit of all parties operatin...

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Storm Team Action Day -- Updated Threat for the Evening

There are discussions right now from the SPC about other parts of the Southeast up through SC being considered for a Tornado Watch , so there will likely be more to come during the afternoon/evening ...

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At White House, Jordan king to present Arabs' view on peace

Turning to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, His Majesty said it is essentially the core conflict in the region. At a joint news conference with Jordan's King Abdullah II on Wednesday afternoon, P...

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US routs Germany 11-0, sets up matchup with Canada for gold

US routs Germany 11-0, sets up matchup with Canada for gold

And the speedy left-winger has had quite an impact so far. "Against Canada in the first game, we scored the first goal so we got the momentum and you get that confidence", said Raty. "Obviously, it'...

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3 killed as truck ploughs into Stockholm department store

3 killed as truck ploughs into Stockholm department store

Swedish police are hunting a terror suspect who hijacked a truck and ploughed into a shopping centre in Stockholm killing at least three people and injuring eight. Several people were mowed and some...

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Trump, Xi meet for first time

The meeting was overshadowed by the U.S. missile strike in Syria, which was announced shortly after the two leaders finished dinner on Thursday. "I think we have made tremendous progress in our rela...

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Shocked Stockholm eerily silent after truck attack

A young woman, an evacuee from the central train station, reacts after people were killed when a truck crashed into a department store, Ahlens, in central Stockholm April 7, 2017 . Everything points ...

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Syrian Turkmen hail United States missile hit on regime air base

Syrian Turkmen hail United States missile hit on regime air base

The Britain-based group said the aircraft targeted territory controlled by the Islamic State jihadist group, which holds parts of the central Syrian province of Homs. Opposition and rebel fighters, wh...

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USA clashes with Russian Federation on United Nations human rights debate

I think Russian Federation is very aware that they're on notice when it comes to certain issues. Some pundits predict United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley will one day run for president, but for ...

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South Africans protest Zuma as country downgraded to junk

South Africans protest Zuma as country downgraded to junk

Patriotism and courage ruled the day, as more people spoke out against Jacob Zuma's presidency following last week's cabinet reshuffle, as well as the sacking of Ministers Pravin Gordhan and Mncebisi ...

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Israeli killed in Palestinian car ramming in West Bank: army

In private conversations, Israeli officials said they were unfazed by the Russian Foreign Ministry's declaration to recognize the western part of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, pointing to the fac...

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Trump's Mar-a-Lago Meeting With China's Xi Jinping Raises Ethics Concerns

Trump wants China to act more on North Korea and its nuclear ambitions. Sitting across from Xi on the second day of a Florida summit overshadowed by US missile strikes in Syria overnight, Trump decl...

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Donald Trump, Xi Jinping arrive in Florida for summit meet

They differ on political issues, but most agree that only good can come of China's president coming to America. By reversing agreements on climate change and pulling the US out of global trade agr...

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Australia, China to boost trade with beef making the cut

Australia, China to boost trade with beef making the cut

The deal also covers live animal export and is estimated to be worth in excess of $400 million per year for Australia's meat industry. Steven Ciobo, Australia's Minister for Trade, says: "ChAFTA is ...

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Obama officials catalogued Russian Federation probe documents to protect them from Trump officials

Obama officials catalogued Russian Federation probe documents to protect them from Trump officials

It came from Former FBI Agent Clint Watts, who has researched Russia's Internet trolls. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), a Republican committee member, that he may have been a victim of Russian activity during h...

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Sen. McCain calls Michael Flynn's request for immunity 'unusual'

Flynn served, however, as head of the National Security Council for just 24 days before he was forced to step down - not specifically because of his Russian ties, according to Trump administration off...

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