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Images show North Koreans playing volleyball at nuclear test site

Since North Korea knows when satellites zip overhead, analysts say the games at the main administrative area, guard barracks, and support area of the command center-plus an apparently unused volleybal...

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Venezuela protests: At least 2 people dead

Venezuela's opposition is looking to keep up pressure on President Nicolas Maduro by taking to the streets again Thursday, a day after hundreds were arrested in the biggest anti-government demonstrati...

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India Cancels Maritime Talks with Pakistan over Jadhav Row

Indian media reports suggest three people allegedly working with India's Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) were rounded up by the police in Rawalkot, Poonch district, for carrying out anti-state activi...

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Pres. Trump visits Kenosha for order signing

Snap-on makes hand and power tools, diagnostics software, information and management systems and shop equipment for use in agriculture, the military and aviation. Trump's own record as a businessman i...

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Abe, Pence confirm solid alliance to counter N. Korea

Abe, Pence confirm solid alliance to counter N. Korea

According to reports, Kim Jong-un might retaliate against Tokyo and Seoul if the U.S. decides to take military action against the regime in response to North Korea's insistence to conduct missile ...

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Jeremy Corbyn Has Ruled Out Forming An Alliance With The SNP

Mrs May told MPs: "There are three things a country needs, a strong economy, strong defence and strong, stable leadership". Here, where the local member of parliament is a Conservative but most pe...

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Topsy-turvy French election still has surprises in store

Topsy-turvy French election still has surprises in store

A feel-good Paris concert, a meeting with Muslim leaders and a blowout rally in Marseille -France's presidential candidates are blanketing the country today with campaign events to try to inspire un...

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Australia tightens foreign worker visa requirements

Australia tightens foreign worker visa requirements

The 457 visa will be replaced initially by a new temporary two-year visa specifically created to recruit the "best and the brightest" in the national interest, Mr Turnbull said . Candidates for cit...

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Aaron Hernandez had Bible verse scrawled on his forehead

Aaron Hernandez had Bible verse scrawled on his forehead

He says Hernandez would have been transferred to a mental health unit if there was any concern about his well-being. Ironically, Hernandez' death may have given him a clean slate. Hernandez had a re...

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Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners launch mass hunger strike

Palestinian protesters run for cover from tear gas canisters fired by Israeli troops during clashes following a protest in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners held by Israel , in the West Bank town...

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Tillerson: Administration Reviewing Whether Iran Sanctions Relief Still Warranted

In a statement a short time ago, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke as if Iran was violating the terms of the agreement, even though his own administration now admits the deal is working. Instead,...

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Democrat Just Misses Stunning Victory in Georgia House Race

Winning the June 20 run-off will be a steeper challenge for Ossoff , however, as Handel will nearly certainly benefit from her party coalescing around a single candidate in a conservative-leaning dis...

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'The Sword Stands Ready': Mike Pence Issues Pointed Warning to North Korea

Vice President Pence warned North Korea not to test President Trump during a press conference in South Korea on April 17, citing "the strength and resolve of our new president in actions taken in Sy...

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British Parliament backs snap poll

The former interior minister, who became prime minister without an election when her predecessor David Cameron quit after last year's referendum vote for Brexit, enjoys a runaway lead over the main op...

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Russia: Talks with United States won't lead to immediate action

He said Russia's hope was that Putin's message would be passed on to US President Donald Trump. Using its veto power, Russian Federation not only blocked the United Nations from investigating a re...

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Secret files reveal Allied forces knew about Holocaust for years

Secret files reveal Allied forces knew about Holocaust for years

Allied powers were aware of the Holocaust more than two years before the discovery of Nazi death camps, a new book on World War II war crimes reveals. The Department was concerned the US' economic r...

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Canada refutes U.S. claims of unfair dairy trade

That's not because U.S. President Donald Trump has claimed the Canadian system is unfair to U.S. farmers. The affected farms supplied Grassland Dairy Products of Greenwood, Wisconsin, which lost its m...

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Corporate tax cuts may result in too much risk

Corporate tax cuts may result in too much risk

The IMF said that the number of businesses that were at "already-elevated levels" of debt was one of the key risks surrounding President Trump's plans to introduce tax cuts. "Nevertheless, as emphas...

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Syria has more chemical weapons

Syria has more chemical weapons

The United States launched 59 cruise missiles in a strike meant to damage the infrastructure of the airstrip from which the US believes the chemical weapons attack was launched. The Post, citing a de...

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Late Night Hosts Have a Field Day with Bill O'Reilly Firing

Late Night Hosts Have a Field Day with Bill O'Reilly Firing

The New York Times reports that an African-American woman - who remains anonymous - came forward this week with allegations of her own, saying O'Reilly would at various times grunt like a "wild boar"...

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Zuma 'not bothered' by people calling him names

The protesters plan to march through the city's streets to hold a rally at a field outside the Union Buildings, the site of Zuma's offices. Thousands of South Africans marched in parts of the countr...

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Mattis explains: Where the USS Vinson carrier group is going

After the news spread, U.S. Pacific Command said the Vinson had participated in a previously scheduled training exercise off the northwest coast of Australia and was now headed to the western Pa...

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Tillerson declares the Iran nuclear deal a failure

But in place of action, the Trump administration is only reviewing these agreements, as it is doing with much of American foreign policy . "We have to look at Iran in a comprehensive way in terms o...

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Energy, trade on Turnbull India agenda

But he had also admitted that progress was not as fast as they would like it to be, Time of India reported . Turnbull, who is in India from 9 to 11 April, said that the volume of goods and servic...

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Germaine Mason: Former high jumper dies in Jamaica motorbike crash

Germaine Mason: Former high jumper dies in Jamaica motorbike crash

He was pronounced dead on the scene. Jamaica's prime minister Andrew Holness addressed the accident on Twitter , writing: 'Our honest condolences to the entire sporting fraternity'. This is just ...

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US Carrier Strike Group Now Actually Heading to North Korea, Officials Say

US Carrier Strike Group Now Actually Heading to North Korea, Officials Say

But the South Korean Defense Ministry also played a part. And as the country prepares to vote for a new president on May 9, the claim could have far-reaching implications for the two countries' rela...

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VP Mike Pence Warns North Korea: 'We Will Defeat Any Attack'

VP Mike Pence Warns North Korea: 'We Will Defeat Any Attack'

Asked if he envisioned direct negotiation between North Korea and the US, Pence said, "Not at this time". "There's no question North Korea represents the most risky and most immediate threat in the ...

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Suspect in Facebook murder found dead, Cleveland police confirm

A post shared online and in the media from Lane's now-deleted Facebook page says she "can't believe this is happening". Gail Wheeler, of Erie, said she was stopped at a light at the McDonald's w...

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United Kingdom parliament votes on snap election in Brexit's shadow

United Kingdom parliament votes on snap election in Brexit's shadow

May, 60, had stunned her allies as well as opponents when she called for a snap poll yesterday. Further, Theresa May's leadership has been under threat over the Brexit negotiations, especially as it...

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The Trump Administration's H-1B Visa Changes Are Creating Uncertainty Among Employers

Set by Congress. Changing the way visas are allocated... "Right now, H-1B visas are awarded in a totally random lottery, and that's wrong. Instead, they should be given to the most skilled and highe...

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Lions captain Warburton eager to taste New Zealand blood

It's the first since 1908 a Scottish forward hasn't been included in a touring squad from these isles since an Anglo-Welsh side were defeated in New Zealand. Kyle Sinckler, Joe Marler, Mako Vunipola a...

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Britons can show EU preferences in election: EU's Verhofstadt

Britons can show EU preferences in election: EU's Verhofstadt

That's because European Union institutions can not be located in a non-EU nation, which the United Kingdom will become when it leaves the club in 2019. Copenhagen, Amsterdam, Milan, Stockholm, Barcelo...

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US, Mexico, Canada launch bid for soccer's 2026 World Cup

US, Mexico, Canada launch bid for soccer's 2026 World Cup

Soccer president Sunil Gulati, the 80-match World Cup would feature 60 matches in the United States of America, 10 in Mexico and 10 in Canada. In January, FIFA announced it would expand the World...

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Nuclear war 'always' a concern with North Korea

Vice President Mike Pence stood on the deck of the USS Ronald Reagan in Yokosuka, Japan, on Wednesday and reassured thousands of US Navy sailors and regional allies that "the sword stands ready" to s...

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Washington to Review Iran Deal

Under the deal, the State Department must update Congress on Iran's compliance every 90 days. The agreement provides that in return for verifiable abiding by its commitments, Iran receives relief fr...

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