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Donald Trump warns 'major, major conflict' with North Korea is 'absolutely' possible

U.S. President Donald Trump told Reuters on Thursday he will either renegotiate or terminate what he called a "horrible" free trade deal with South Korea and said Seoul should pay for a U.S. "We kno...

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White House readies order to quit NAFTA - administration official

Trump has not made a final decision, but if he were to sign the executive action notifying the two nations, it would begin a 6-month process to begin withdrawal. U.S. lumber companies have accused the...

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Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters, but lots of unknowns

Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters, but lots of unknowns

President Trump on Wednesday proposed sharp reductions in individual and business income tax rates and a radical reordering of the tax code that would significantly benefit the wealthy, but he offer...

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When should U.S. brace for North Korea's next missile or nuke test?

Additionally, North Korea has undergone a series of missile tests in recent months, and while many have failed, experts have said the nation's nuclear arsenal could pose an immediate threat to the m...

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North Korea holds major live-fire drills, South Korea's military reports

Pak Yong Sik, a senior military official, stated North Korea's nuclear weapons are "on standby at all times " and that "all US imperialist bases in the Asia-Pacific are within range". Harris will tes...

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Trump Has Low Poll Numbers In First 100 Days

Trump Has Low Poll Numbers In First 100 Days

Martha Maccallum will interview Trump on the final edition of "The First 100 Days " at Friday, 7 pm ET. The administration has left the door open to more strikes against Assad for further violation...

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Venezuela to Quit OAS, Comes under EU Pressure

Venezuela's attorney general said Wednesday at least 28 people have died since unrest erupted at the beginning of April. In the video, Saab's son said he suffered "brutal repression" from security f...

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European Parliament President: "New UK government could reverse Brexit"

British elections are fixed in law but can be changed with a two-thirds majority in the Commons - a threshold easily passed during Wednesday's vote. May hit back that Labour offered only "bankruptcy...

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The Simpsons counts Trump's first 100 days accomplishments in web short

It is a dark and stormy night. A pair of White House inner-circle power players are attacking each other. A lifeless Sean Spicer hangs from the rafters next to his podium. Marge has run out of presc...

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President Trump to Recognize Yerushalayim as Israel's Capital During Visit

President Trump to Recognize Yerushalayim as Israel's Capital During Visit

No U.S. president has visited Israel in the first months of his term. A letter sent to UNESCO's Executive Board by a trio of high-level officials of B'nai B'rith worldwide, including CEO Daniel S. D...

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Donald Trump calls Canada 'disgraceful' in row over protectionism

Donald Trump calls Canada 'disgraceful' in row over protectionism

Parksville dairy farmer says Canadian industry is very healthy while President Donald Trump says regulations north of the border are unfair to American producers. Trump, who has frequently bashed the ...

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Book sale planned April 29 in Norwood

Book sale planned April 29 in Norwood

Books for the sale come from several sources, including library volumes which haven't been checked out in years, damaged books, and community donations which the library can not use on their shelves. ...

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House to vote on North Korean sanctions next week

China has warned North Korea not to conduct another nuclear test, the United States revealed yesterday as efforts to impose tougher sanctions on Pyongyang gathered pace. In a phone conversation Thur...

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Why Marine Le Pen Has Resigned as National Front Leader

She could be summoned by the parliament as early as next week to provide explanations about the case, though if she were she might decide not to appear, with the second round due to be held on May 7. ...

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How Trump's tax plan could affect you

How Trump's tax plan could affect you

Carlson asked the Treasury secretary. The headline of the administration's one-page, double-spaced release made the same claim. "Let me just say this isn't about President Trump's tax returns; thi...

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Suspect packages containing 'white powder' sent to Scottish parliament

Suspect packages containing 'white powder' sent to Scottish parliament

Police Scotland advice given to the Scottish Parliament was issued by its head of security as a precautionary measure following the hoax incidents in which no-one was hurt. The targets included the SN...

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Krauthammer: Trump Admin Can Pursue 3 Possible Objectives in North Korea

Krauthammer: Trump Admin Can Pursue 3 Possible Objectives in North Korea

In Washington , top Trump administration officials are due to brief the entire U.S. Senate on Wednesday. While Trump has urged China to help rein in the North Korean regime, he's vowed that the Unite...

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North Korean crisis 'worst I've seen,' top Navy officer warns

While tensions have increased since Trump took office, they've escalated dramatically in recent weeks as American and other intelligence agencies suggested the North was readying for a possible nuclea...

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27 stress they are united heading into Brexit talks

27 stress they are united heading into Brexit talks

Ms Merkel's coalition, comprising her conservative bloc and the Social Democrats, stand firmly behind her line on Brexit. The German Chancellor said that this particular chronology is "irreversible"...

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UK: Suspected terror attack thwarted in Westminster

May was not at Downing Street at the time of the incident, a spokesman said. The member of parliament who was praised for his efforts to save the life of the fatally-wounded police officer in the ...

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Israeli strikes inside Syria pick up tempo in proxy war

Israeli strikes inside Syria pick up tempo in proxy war

As is typical, Israel didn't confirm or deny its involvement in Thursday's explosions, but the Israeli intelligence minister told Israel Army Radio the explosions fit Israel's policy "to act so as to ...

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After Damascus blasts, Israel intercepts 'target' from Syria

After Damascus blasts, Israel intercepts 'target' from Syria

Russian Federation has denounced what it called "aggression" against Syria in the wake of an apparent Israeli missile attack on a Syrian military installation near Damascus International Airport. Isra...

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USA general suggests Russian Federation arming Taliban

Mattis said 2017 would be "another tough year" for Afghan forces fighting the militant group. He added that a majority of Afghans reject the Taliban and do not want to see them returning to power. Fri...

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Woman shot by police during anti-terror raid in which four arrested

During one raid a woman, who was one of the people being investigated, was shot. She has taken to hospital by London Ambulance Service where she remains under police guard, but has not been arrested...

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United States moves THAAD anti-missile to South Korean site

He dismissed North Korea's threats to sink the aircraft carrier and its strike group, saying "if it flies, it will die". "We want to bring Kim Jong Un to his senses - not to his knees", Harris said....

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PKK terrorist seen briefing U.S. commander in Syria

In turn, the Turkish military released a statement saying that Turkish warplanes had bombed members of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in northern Syria and in northern Iraq. Turkey has object...

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U.S. pushes for more sanctions, diplomacy over NK threats

U.S. pushes for more sanctions, diplomacy over NK threats

Harris, who is the commander of the US Pacific Command (Pacom), said the hermit state could throw the world over a cliff edge if it succeeds in mounting a nuclear weapon to a ballistic missile. "Hav...

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USA commander issues dire warning over North Korean nukes

This could involve aggressive secondary sanctions against Chinese entities collaborating with the regime or the application of military force against North Korea's nuclear and weapons facilities. US S...

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US troops killed during fight with ISIS in Afghanistan

Last week, satellite images captured the site from above, but USA forces were tight-lipped about information on the strike, including the possibility of civilian casualties and the number of ISIS figh...

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Hundreds rally in Berkeley after Coulter talk canceled

Hundreds rally in Berkeley after Coulter talk canceled

The protesters, rallied by the Free Speech Movement, demanded an end to the university's restriction of political activity on campus. The other was charged with violations including "delaying or obstr...

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Trump Willing to Renegotiate NAFTA

Trump Willing to Renegotiate NAFTA

A number of reports out Wednesday claimed President Donald Trump was considering an executive order to withdraw from the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The reports that Trump might withd...

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Obama administration reviewed Flynn's security clearance, Trump WH says

Investigations intensified into President Donald Trump's ousted national security adviser, Michael Flynn, on Thursday as the Pentagon watchdog joined lawmakers in probing payments he accepted from for...

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Trump says NAFTA pull-out would shock system

On Wednesday, administration officials, speaking on background, told The New York Times and other media outlets that a draft order was in the works to pull the US out of the trade agreement . Tru...

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North Korea Prepares for War in Major Live-Fire Drill

North Korea Prepares for War in Major Live-Fire Drill

Harris said he believes "America's future is linked" to the Pacific, even noting a possible migration of Islamic State militants back to the region as USA forces push to regain former ISIS territory i...

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China urges withdrawal of US THAAD missile defence system in South Korea

China urges withdrawal of US THAAD missile defence system in South Korea

Testifying before the House Armed Services Committee, Harris said he expects North Korea, under Kim's autocratic rule, to soon be able to develop a long-range missile capable of striking the United St...

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