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North Korean envoy, in South, opens door to US talks

North Korean envoy, in South, opens door to US talks

Trump also met privately with the South Korean president, briefing him on the latest US sanctions on North Korea , which the White House rolled out on Friday. Seoul hoped to persuade Pyongyang to ...

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High Wind Watch takes effect Thursday evening

High Wind Watch takes effect Thursday evening

New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible. As of right now, it looks as though rain will transition to snow on Monday , then a chance of snow showers will contin...

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Czech Court Defies Turkish Extradition Call, Releases Syrian Kurdish Leader

Czech Court Defies Turkish Extradition Call, Releases Syrian Kurdish Leader

Until past year, Muslim was in the leadership of the Democratic Union Party (PYD), the driving Kurdish political force in northern Syria . Muslim continued: "I have never been a terrorist". It has ...

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Net neutrality rules to end April 23 under FCC order

Net neutrality rules to end April 23 under FCC order

Ever since the FCC voted to roll back the net neutrality protections that were put into effect back in 2015, Senator Markey has been hard at work since to introduce the CRA resolution. In 2014 and 2...

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Iran: Vetoed resolution another failure for US

Iran: Vetoed resolution another failure for US

The draft resolution reportedly condemned Iran for a Houthi missile strike in December 2017 that targeted Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, indicating that Iran was not in compliance with a 2015 United Nations ar...

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Chief Secretary row: Attitude of officials is not correct, says Delhi government

Chief Secretary row: Attitude of officials is not correct, says Delhi government

The chief secretary wrote to Kejriwal prior to the meeting, saying that since finalising the dates of the Budget Session and passing of the budget are important for functioning of the government, he a...

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Saudi king shakes up military and security leadership

Saudi king shakes up military and security leadership

The crown prince, who is also the country's defence minister, received the new Chief of Staff Gen Fayad Al-Ruwaili, Commander of the Ground Forces Lt Gen Fahd bin Abdullah, Commander of Air Defence Fo...

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U.S. to open embassy in Jerusalem this May

U.S. to open embassy in Jerusalem this May

The ministry summoned Ambassador Donovan after the US Department of State issued a statement on Friday, revealing its plans to open a new embassy in Jerusalem. It allows president Trump to begin fulfi...

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Ex-presidents, friends, family pay respects to Billy Graham

Ex-presidents, friends, family pay respects to Billy Graham

Bush arrived with his wife, Laura. Graham's nephew, Mel Graham said his uncle had been friends with 13 Presidents beginning with Harry Truman. "We know personally how prayer has impacted us and ho...

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Bijepur by-poll results: BJD's Rita Sahu leading

Bijepur by-poll results: BJD's Rita Sahu leading

The BJP's party president Amit Shah on a visit to Odisha had declared the party would come to power winning 120 of the state's 147 assembly seats in 2019. While the Indian National Congress cand...

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Pakistan's ruling party picks ousted PM's brother as president

Pakistan's ruling party picks ousted PM's brother as president

While speaking to the media, Kaira said Shehbaz was on good terms with the bureaucracy but had been disrespectful towards PPP. The decision was taken in a meeting called to choose an interim party P...

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Russia Vetoes UN Move Against Iran Over Alleged Arms Embargo Violations

Russia Vetoes UN Move Against Iran Over Alleged Arms Embargo Violations

The text, drafted by Britain and backed by the United States, received 11 votes in favor and two abstentions but was blocked by Russia's veto. "We can not concur with uncorroborated conclusions an...

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PM 'not offended' by 60 Mins interview: 'Perhaps because I'm from Morrinsville'

PM 'not offended' by 60 Mins interview: 'Perhaps because I'm from Morrinsville'

Joined with her partner Clarke Gayford , the pregnant New Zealand leader was asked by Wooley when she and Gayford had conceived their child. Ardern said she was eager to begin work on a free trade ...

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Ivanka trump arrived in South Korea for the closing of the Olympics

Ivanka trump arrived in South Korea for the closing of the Olympics

The communist state decried the new sanctions and said that any blockade would be considered an "act of war". It's possible North Korean authorities are waiting to see how the high-level interacti...

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Supreme Court delays Alabama execution

Supreme Court delays Alabama execution

The attorney general's office didn't immediately respond to a message about its plans on Friday. Inmate Doyle Lee Hamm's scheduled execution was halted on Thursday night as the prison medical staf...

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Iraqi Court Sentenced 16 Turkish Women to Death for Ties With Daesh

Iraqi Court Sentenced 16 Turkish Women to Death for Ties With Daesh

Iraq has detained 560 women and 600 children over alleged links to IS, and has moved quickly to put them on trial. The women told the court that they had entered Iraq illegally to be with t...

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S. Korea: N. Korea willing to talk with US

S. Korea: N. Korea willing to talk with US

Kim Yong Chol and his delegation will leave on Tuesday, just as North and South Korean officials gather on the North's side of the Panmunjom truce village to discuss Pyongyang's attendance at the Pye...

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1 dead after Gaza boat enters restricted area

1 dead after Gaza boat enters restricted area

About 40,000 Palestinians rely on fishing to make a living. "As a result of the gunfire, one of the suspects was seriously injured and later died of his wounds". Israel restricts fishing to a season...

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Major 7.5-magnitude quake strikes Papua New Guinea

Major 7.5-magnitude quake strikes Papua New Guinea

A statement from the US' Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre said: "An Earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.6 occurred in New Guinea, Papua New Guinea at 1745 UTC on Sunday February 25, 2018 ". ...

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Protesters target North Korean VIPs heading for Games ceremony

Protesters target North Korean VIPs heading for Games ceremony

Such a statement was the first time North Korea officially expressed willingness to have talks with the US, just hours after it accused Washington of trying to stir up conflict on the peninsula with a...

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New Yorker arrested in Japan after cops find severed head

New Yorker arrested in Japan after cops find severed head

Yevgeniy Vasilievich Bayraktar , a 26-year-old American tourist in Japan, is being investigated in the murder of a woman he allegedly met on an app, according to numerous reports in Japanese and world...

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Police staff investigated over Florida school shooting

Police staff investigated over Florida school shooting

Authorities have faced criticism about the series of unheeded warning signs that preceded the February 14 massacre. Coral Springs Mayor Skip Campbell said the city wants answers to the allegations...

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Important To Understand Values Of Safety, Says PM Modi

Important To Understand Values Of Safety, Says PM Modi

PM Modi is now on a one-day visit to Puducherry . "According to the Charter, the Mother set five high principles for Auroville". He also said that India has always welcomed mutual respect and co-exis...

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Companies under pressure to cut ties with NRA after Parkland shooting

Companies under pressure to cut ties with NRA after Parkland shooting

In tweets on Saturday, Delta and United said they were no longer offering NRA members discounted rates and they would ask the NRA to remove their information from its website . The bank and aut...

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Eni says will not give up interests in Cyprus despite Turkey dispute

Eni says will not give up interests in Cyprus despite Turkey dispute

Although the summit is informal and at 27, it was planned that Anastasiades would inform European Union leaders of military activities by the Turkish navy aimed at discouraging Cyprus from offshor...

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