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Nikki Haley on North Korea: 'The Time for Talk is Over'

The ambassador denied reports that Washington was seeking an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council in response to Friday's test, saying an additional resolution will be of no value if it does n...

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China to Trump: stop with the

China to Trump: stop with the "emotional venting" on Twitter

In particular, China has proposed that North Korea freeze its nuclear and missile programs in exchange for a halt to major military exercises by American and South Korean forces on the Korean Penins...

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No 10 contradicts Hammond over 'off-the-shelf' Brexit transition deal

No 10 contradicts Hammond over 'off-the-shelf' Brexit transition deal

The Prime Minister's official spokesman insisted the Government's position remained as set out by Mrs May in her Lancaster House speech on Brexit . Immigration from the European Union is one of t...

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Chinese President reviews armed forces ahead of 90th military anniversary

Chinese President reviews armed forces ahead of 90th military anniversary

The parade at the Zhurihe military training base in China's Inner Mongolia region was also a sign domestically of how Xi has enhanced his control over the PLA, just as he has over every other politi...

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U.S. says will work with allies after Russian Federation sanctions anger EU

U.S. says will work with allies after Russian Federation sanctions anger EU

Moscow has already responded, ordering a reduction in the number of U.S. diplomats in Russian Federation and closing the U.S. Embassy's recreation retreat. The officials added that the president has ...

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Homeland security secretary replaces Priebus at White House

Homeland security secretary replaces Priebus at White House

Priebus' hold on the White House job has always been in question, more so this week after Trump's new communications director badmouthed him to a reporter for the New Yorker . Priebus and other off...

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Ozamiz mayor was staunch anti-drug advocate - relative

Ozamiz mayor was staunch anti-drug advocate - relative

Pacleb said that aside from Parojinog and his wife Susan, also killed were Parojinog's brother Misamis Occidental Octavio Parojinog and some of their security personnel, some of whom belonged to the B...

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Sri Lanka, China sign United States dollars 1.1 billion Hambantota port deal

Sri Lanka, China sign United States dollars 1.1 billion Hambantota port deal

July 30:After 10 years of negotiations, China Merchants Port Holdings has signed a 1.12 billion dollar agreement with the Sri Lanka Ports Authority to develop the Hambantota Port in southern Sri Lan...

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American missile intercept system tests successful

American missile intercept system tests successful

THAAD , or Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, is created to intercept short- to intermediate-range ballistic missiles in their final phase of flight. China has said it does little to deter the North...

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Laptop Ban on Planes Is Lifted, US Officials Confirm

Laptop Ban on Planes Is Lifted, US Officials Confirm

At the Aspen Security Forum, DHS Secretary John Kelly shared that officials have actually tested out a laptop bomb on an airplane. Travelers flying to the US are now encountering enhanced screenings...

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USA navy makes

USA navy makes "provocative move" in fresh encounter with Iran navy

While they were being monitored by the IRGC forces, the USA fleet also flew flares in a warning gesture, the statement said, adding that the IRGC navy group, heedless of the US navy's provocative move...

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Donald Trump replaced Reince Priebus with John Kelly

Donald Trump replaced Reince Priebus with John Kelly

Publicly, everyone made the right noises, Trump praising Priebus' six months of service, Priebus welcoming Kelly to his job he was sacked from, and Trump calling Kelly a "true star" of his administr...

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Weekend starts out gloomy and damp but improves greatly by Sunday

Weekend starts out gloomy and damp but improves greatly by Sunday

Highs will be in the lower 90s, then will cool to the lower 70s overnight. Showers will become more isolated into the evening with some prolonged sunny spells. The heaviest rain, and risk for thunde...

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Trump Taps John Kelly As New White House Chief Of Staff

Trump Taps John Kelly As New White House Chief Of Staff

Trump was still aboard Air Force One after returning to Washington, D.C., from a speaking trip in NY when he tweeted that Gen. This story is developing . Trump's chief of staff said that he resig...

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Security operation at Ruto's Sugoi home to last overnight

Security operation at Ruto's Sugoi home to last overnight

Security forces are trying to establish if there are still attackers in the deputy president's "expansive" home near the town of Eldoret, some 312 kilometres northwest of the capital Nairobi, a senior...

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Colombia 'will not recognise' Venezuela's assembly vote

Colombia 'will not recognise' Venezuela's assembly vote

Most were young men, shot during clashes with the security forces. "The Constituent Assembly opens a path to peace", said Maduro. Maduro says he faces an "economic war" waged by the opposition and...

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Scaramucci Backpedals on Apparent Call for Priebus' Prosecution

Press secretary Sean Spicer, a close ally of Priebus, resigned last week. She adds, "this isn't group think", and says that works best. After details of his financial holdings were made public, W...

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Firefighters rescue woman entangled by boa constrictor

Firefighters rescue woman entangled by boa constrictor

The dispatcher sent firefighters and police to the woman's home in Sheffield Lake, about 25 miles west of Cleveland, but seemed stumped. The Elyria Chronicle-Telegram reports ( http://bit.ly/2vPTg...

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Iran successfully launches rocket carrying satellite, United States condemns the 'proactive action'

Iran successfully launches rocket carrying satellite, United States condemns the 'proactive action'

The launch will be seen as a major\ step forward for the country's young space program . News of Iran's rocket launch comes as more evidence emerges that North Korea is also preparing to test ano...

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Friday forecast: rain likely to stick around, high 84

Friday forecast: rain likely to stick around, high 84

New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Tonight , mostly cloudy, scattered showers and storms. South southwest wind 6 to 8 miles per hour. Northeast wind around 5 miles...

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USA slaps sanctions on Iran entities after rocket launch

USA slaps sanctions on Iran entities after rocket launch

This is while the deal between Iran and a group of six world powers, including the U.S., has nothing to do with Iran's space or missile programs. "We consider that to be continued ballistic missile ...

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What's Next: Health Care 'Vote-a-Rama' and the End Game

What's Next: Health Care 'Vote-a-Rama' and the End Game

Lena Taylor (D-Milwaukee) expressed relief that this afternoon's vote to repeal major portions of the Affordable Health Care Act (ACA) without a replacement failed. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McCon...

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Justice Department Says Gays Aren't Protected by Civil Rights Act

Justice Department Says Gays Aren't Protected by Civil Rights Act

The Trump administration contends that "the essential element of sex discrimination under [civil rights law] Title VII is that employees of one sex must be treated worse than similarly situated empl...

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Long Island twin boys, 3, drown in their home's backyard pool

Long Island twin boys, 3, drown in their home's backyard pool

The twins were found unresponsive in the backyard of their Holly Court home in Melville about 8:30 a.m. Suffolk County Police Department homicide Lieutenant Kevin Beyrer said: 'She relays to the res...

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Clashes kill 3 during Venezuela's anti-Maduro general strike

Clashes kill 3 during Venezuela's anti-Maduro general strike

The barricades were blocking many roads and access to Caracas , where clashes continued into the night. The Venezuelan government gets more global criticism. And under no circumstance should the Un...

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Ex-Georgia leader Saakashvili stripped of Ukrainian citizenship

Ex-Georgia leader Saakashvili stripped of Ukrainian citizenship

Saakashvili is now in Ukraine, and possesses only Ukrainian citizenship. He accused the president of trying to maintain grip on power "by all possible means" and warned that Poroshenko could share the...

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Iran May be Declared Non-Compliant With Nuclear Deal Next Time

Iran May be Declared Non-Compliant With Nuclear Deal Next Time

House of Representatives on July 25, would impose mandatory penalties on people involved in Iran's ballistic missile program and anyone who does business with them. "Meanwhile, role of Saudi Arabia as...

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Rex Tillerson Debates Quitting After 'Unprofessional' Trump Bashes Jeff Sessions

Rex Tillerson Debates Quitting After 'Unprofessional' Trump Bashes Jeff Sessions

With the terse remarks, delivered during a photo opportunity with Qatar's foreign minister at the State Department, Tillerson sought to quell speculation about his future. Tillerson has also been out ...

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Transgender Service Members Accuse Trump of Discrimination

Transgender Service Members Accuse Trump of Discrimination

But he said that after consulting with "my Generals and military experts", the government "will not accept or allow Transgender individuals to serve in any capacity in the U.S. "We support you, we s...

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Ravens React to Kenneth Dixon's Confirmed Season-Ending Injury

Ravens React to Kenneth Dixon's Confirmed Season-Ending Injury

The Ravens were also forced to part ways with veteran tight end Dennis Pitta earlier in the offseason after he suffered another serious hip injury that effectively ended his 2017 season and potentia...

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