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North Korea tested missile capable of reaching US

North Korea tested missile capable of reaching US

It reached an altitude of 2,111.1km according to KCNA. Han said South Korea's military separately detected the Sunday launch, using its own intelligence assets. The meeting has been scheduled in p...

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Iran US maintains nuclear deal sanctions relief

During his presidential campaign, Trump vowed to tear up the nuclear deal, which he called "the worst deal ever negotiated" but since he took office, his advisors have warned that this move would be m...

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Emmanuel Macron eyes legislative elections after landslide win

The centrist's victory over far-rightist Marine Le Pen in Sunday's election came as a huge relief to European Union allies who had feared another populist upheaval to follow Britain's vote to quit the...

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Chancellor says No 10 tensions 'tittle-tattle'

Chancellor says No 10 tensions 'tittle-tattle'

Hammond fuelled rumours when he was interviewed on BBC Radio 4's Today programme. "We've worked together over the years, for many years". Mr Hammond said: 'What I candidly admitted this morning - ...

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Oil prices step back as focus turns to OPEC meeting

Oil prices step back as focus turns to OPEC meeting

As per the UBS oil analyst Giovanni Staunovo, there is 60% probability of OPEC extending output cuts and this should help tighten the oil market. The Energy Information Administration reported U.S...

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French cabinet announcement delayed to Wednesday: Presidency

French cabinet announcement delayed to Wednesday: Presidency

Without even that baseline support, Macron's presidency could be paralyzed. "What Emmanuel Macron is proposing is dynamiting not political reshaping", he said, adding that the LR did not want to con...

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New French prime minister took job because of 'unique' situation

New French prime minister took job because of 'unique' situation

Germany and France have traditionally been the motor of European integration, but the relationship has become increasingly lopsided over recent years as France struggled economically. The 46-year-old ...

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Miami lawmaker was first Republican to suggest Trump could be impeached

Moscow has denied USA intelligence agencies' conclusion it meddled in the campaign to try to tilt the election in Trump's favor. "It's a problem in terms of understanding the threat from ISIS to our...

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Ashes boycott unlikely to happen says Australia coach Darren Lehmann

Ashes boycott unlikely to happen says Australia coach Darren Lehmann

Surrey captain Batty does not envisage a stand-off of that magnitude in England but he does believe the advent of a new high-profile Twenty20 tournament for eight city-based teams in 2020 may help to ...

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China, Cambodia vow to cooperate under B&R Initiative

China, Cambodia vow to cooperate under B&R Initiative

Xi made the remarks when meeting with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni after the two-day Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation ended on Monday in Beijing . India skipped the meeti...

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Indian Army to Welcome Ultra Light Howitzer M777 This Weekend

Indian Army to Welcome Ultra Light Howitzer M777 This Weekend

The M-777 howitzers are made of titanium. The Bofors scandal had badly hit the artillery modernisation of the Indian Army. Mahindra Defence will be in charge of assembling, integrating and testi...

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Venezuelan president: 'We are the new Jews'

The US Senate unanimously approved the in February resolution expressing "profound concern" over the crisis in Venezuela and calling for the immediate release of political prisoners . He has accuse...

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North Korea-Malaysia football match to be played in Pyongyang

Pope Francis stated last month that a third country, like Norway, should mediate between North Korea and the U.S.to resolve their stand-offs. The administration also claimed that the Central Intelli...

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Could the Comey memo bring down the presidency?

Could the Comey memo bring down the presidency?

Does this rise to the level of criminal obstruction of justice? "It is obvious there are some people out there who want to harm the president". And now that Trump has openly admitted, on national TV, ...

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North Korea Launches Ferry Service to Russia's Far East

An estimated 40 passengers boarded the boat for the maiden voyage. "The vessel arrived in the morning to Vladivostok Sea Passenger Terminal", the representative said. The Mangyongbong will shuttle b...

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'India's longing for great power status a challenge for China'

'India's longing for great power status a challenge for China'

Most of Kashmir has been divvied up between the two South Asian nations, but the Himalayan region still remains a hotly contested issue between New Delhi and Islamabad. The crux of India's reluctance ...

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Trump reports weigh on stocks and the dollar

The S&P 500 fell 43.6 points, a decline of 1.82 percent. In New York the Dow Jones index fell 277 points and in Toronto the TSX was down 214. The losses followed reports that Trump asked former Fe...

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Wakefield cat could lose his world record

Wakefield cat could lose his world record

But Ms Hirst told Australia's 7NEWS that Omar remained a reluctant star. A cat three times the size of a normal feline could soon be named the world's longest cat . "We sort of realized that he...

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Warriors become just the 5th team to start NBA playoffs 10-0

Warriors become just the 5th team to start NBA playoffs 10-0

Davey/Pool via AP). For both games, the star of the Golden State Warriors rocked a white, gray and blue player's edition of his Under Armour Curry 3Zer0 sneakers. Starting center Zaza Pachulia was s...

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(B&R Forum) Malaysian PM hails fruitful China visit for Belt & Road forum

(B&R Forum) Malaysian PM hails fruitful China visit for Belt & Road forum

Also yesterday, the Philippine defense minister, who was at the Beijing meeting, said he signed a letter of intent with a Chinese military contractor to purchase weapons for Manila's army, navy and ...

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Man carrying mother's severed head stabs OR store worker

Man carrying mother's severed head stabs OR store worker

Sandy Police told the station that Wagner was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive. Store employees quickly wrestled the knife away from him and pinned him down until police arrived. The ...

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Security Council May Meet at Request of Tokyo, Washington

Security Council May Meet at Request of Tokyo, Washington

In a report to the National Assembly's national defense committee, the ministry pointed out the North seems determined to show to the world that it's not kowtowing to US -led sanctions and pressure. T...

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Erdogan's bodyguards beat up protesters in Washington, DC

Police said Tuesday that 11 people were injured in the disputed ambush outside the Turkish ambassador's home, including a Washington police officer, and two people were arrested for violence. ...

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Nikki Haley: Western Wall in Jerusalem Part of Israel

By proclaiming that "no state has sovereignty" over Jerusalem , the Trump administration finds itself in a position that is wholly rejected by a bipartisan consensus of congressional leaders. Accordi...

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Trump's Russian Federation meeting: What we still don't know

Trump's Russian Federation meeting: What we still don't know

Speculation from Axios following the report stated , "Several national-security experts tell me that lives could well be lost as a result of an ISIS mole hunt that's sure to follow". Trump abruptl...

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Forget Trump's disclosure, USA intel community is already 'infiltrated'

Forget Trump's disclosure, USA intel community is already 'infiltrated'

Subsequent reports by ABC News citing current and former USA officials, and BuzzFeed citing two Israeli intelligence officers, apparently confirmed the report indicating that Israel had indeed sha...

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The Best Donald Trump and Sean Spicer Moments from 'Saturday Night Live'

We can't wait for Trump to tweet about this sketch, that's for certain. "Because he TOLD us so!" "Period. And then he hired lawyers to agree with him". Reporters then asked if Sanders could be the...

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'It's Falling Out Of The Trees,' Former Prosecutor Says Of Obstruction Evidence

Another administration official said the White House is trying a new lower-profile approach. "Each blow complicates the political calculations, strains relations between the White House and Congress...

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Supporters gather in Hillcrest over Chelsea Manning release

Supporters gather in Hillcrest over Chelsea Manning release

Manning - earlier known as Bradley Manning - was sentenced to 35 years in prison on 20 counts, including violations of the Espionage Act. She was acquitted of the most serious charge, aiding the enemy...

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Japanese Princess Mako ready to give up royal title to Wednesday commoner

Japanese Princess Mako ready to give up royal title to Wednesday commoner

According to Japan's centuries-old imperial law, a princess has to leave the imperial family if she opts to marry a commoner. It's like the plot of a Hollywood film: Japan's Princess Mako is sacri...

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Iran's VP withdraws from presidential race, backs Rouhani

He is promising a revival of the values of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, and has the backing of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards, the country's top security force, their affiliated volunteer Basij mil...

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Despite Campaign Promises, President Trump Sticks To Iran Deal

Since Mr Trump's inauguration, his administration has also continued to certify to Congress that Iran is upholding its part of the deal, which it must do every 90 days. The Treasury Department froze U...

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Macron appoints new French defense minister, reassigning former chief

Macron appoints new French defense minister, reassigning former chief

France's former defense minister has been named as foreign minister and centrist politician Sylvie Goulard (Goo-LARR) defense minister in French President Emmanuel Macron's first government . The ...

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Special counsel Robert Mueller named to probe Trump-Russia ties

After a four-month investigation, Mueller concluded that no one at the NFL headquarters had received or reviewed the tape before the initial punishment against Rice despite an Associated Press report ...

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Russia, Saudi call for oil output deal extension

Prices jumped 2.1 percent Monday after energy ministers from Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation said they favor prolonging crude-output cuts by global producers through the first quarter of 2018. G...

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