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Korea says test shows North is making 'meaningful progress' in weapons program

Korea says test shows North is making 'meaningful progress' in weapons program

The only way to contain North Korea's nuclear ambitions is to eliminate the Kim Jong Un regime, the high-level North Korean diplomat who defected to South Korea a year ago told VOA, suggesting the U...

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MMA fighter guilty of torture beating of porn star Christy Mack

MMA fighter guilty of torture beating of porn star Christy Mack

Mackinday, a former adult film actress who used the stage name Christy Mack , spent two days testifying during the trial about her life with Koppenhaver, the repeated abuse she endured and the hoursl...

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May to trigger Brexit on March 29

May to trigger Brexit on March 29

Asked if the devolved governments had been informed this notification was being given on Monday, the Prime Minister's official spokesman said: "We are informing you all essentially now". President of ...

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Goa: Irish woman found dead on Canacona beach, police suspect rape

Goa: Irish woman found dead on Canacona beach, police suspect rape

People from the young woman's hometown are in mourning - at her former school prayers were said for her after her life was taken thousands of miles away. They later left on his scooter. The CCTV foo...

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Freak accident kills 20 at famous Kintampo Falls in Ghana

Freak accident kills 20 at famous Kintampo Falls in Ghana

The incident is the most catastrophic domestic tourism accident in Ghana in the last few years. In a separate post on Twitter, John Mahama described the incident as "tragic", and called for emotiona...

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United Kingdom police simulate Thames hijacking in anti-terror exercise

United Kingdom police simulate Thames hijacking in anti-terror exercise

In what the force call a "live-play exercise", code named Exercise Anchor, more than 200 police officers and staff practised what they would do in the event of armed terrorists hijacking a passenger b...

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Freak accident at Ghana waterfall kills at least 18

Freak accident at Ghana waterfall kills at least 18

As of Monday, 17 bodies have been retrieved at the resort, about 414 kilometers (257 miles) north of the capital of Accra, Ghana police commander Desmond Owusu-Boampong told local media. Kintampo Fall...

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Special Olympics to feature several Richmond residents

Special Olympics to feature several Richmond residents

This year, the JJC PD hopes to raise $7,000 to directly benefit Special Olympics Illinois. This mild winter has Mulligan doing exercises on her own to get ready for the World Games. Special Olympic ...

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Virginia's Annual Tornado Drill Set For Tomorrow

Virginia's Annual Tornado Drill Set For Tomorrow

In recognition of Severe Weather Awareness Week for March 27 - 31, the tornado drill is an effort to promote public awareness in a statewide, voluntary tornado drill, according to Storm Like Police Ch...

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United Kingdom to formally trigger Brexit on March 29

United Kingdom to formally trigger Brexit on March 29

Britain joined in 1973, but has always been a somewhat reluctant member, with a large contingent of euroskeptic politicians and journalists regularly railing against regulations imposed by European Un...

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Wenger's indecision is breeding a lack of confidence

Wenger's indecision is breeding a lack of confidence

A 10-2 aggregate defeat against Bayern Munich in Europe badly damaged Wenger's standing while the league setback was their fourth loss in five top-flight matches and leaves them sixth in the table. Th...

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After election heartbreak, Irom Sharmila reaches Kerala for a quiet retreat

After election heartbreak, Irom Sharmila reaches Kerala for a quiet retreat

Despite setbacks, she warned that she would always continue her fight against injustice. She had contested from Thoubal constituency. Human rights activist and poet, Irom Sharmila, who has rarely st...

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Pope asks forgiveness for Church role in Rwanda genocide

Pope asks forgiveness for Church role in Rwanda genocide

Kagame, a Tutsi, led a rebel force to halt the slaughter. At a meeting with Rwandan President Paul Kagame, Pope Francis said that priests and Roman Catholic faithful had taken part in the slaughter ...

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Germany threatens Turkish politicians with ban on public appearance

Germany threatens Turkish politicians with ban on public appearance

After the arrests of journalists and academics, and detention of tens of thousands in the wake of a failed coup last summer in Turkey , along with a suggestion of restoring the death penalty, the Eur...

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Britain to trigger Article 50 'EU divorce process' on March 29

Britain to trigger Article 50 'EU divorce process' on March 29

The notification of triggering Article 50 will come in the form of a letter. May will also announce the news in Parliament . A country will cease to be a member of the EU two years after the trig...

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Wolves to sign Omri Casspi

Wolves to sign Omri Casspi

As luck would have it, a replacement was waiting right there for them when they arrived in New Orleans to play the Pelicans this weekend. The Wolves arrived in New Orleans on Saturday to finish a th...

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FBI's Comey and NSA's Rogers testify at House hearing on Russian Federation

FBI's Comey and NSA's Rogers testify at House hearing on Russian Federation

Monday's hearing features testimony from FBI Director James Comey, who has asked the Justice Department to publicly rebuke Trump's claims against Obama. "And that includes investigating the nature of ...

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Hindu hard-liner sworn in as leader of India's largest state

Hindu hard-liner sworn in as leader of India's largest state

I hope the new chief minister of Uttar Pradesh will follow these words. Addressing the audience at a charity dinner at the International Diamond Conference in Mumbai through video conferencing, Modi...

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May to trigger Brexit process on March 29

As per May's Ocotber speech on the subject, the letter formally submitting parliament's intention to start the Brexit process was expected to reach the European Union by the end of March. May has prev...

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Pujara's unbeaten century takes India close to Australia

Pujara's unbeaten century takes India close to Australia

Instead of Ashwin, Jadeja was partnered by first Umesh Yadav and then Ishant Sharma bowling to Smith outside the off-stump and the Aussie captain did not even even have to play each delivery. "A prett...

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