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West Virginia bracing for remnants of Cindy

West Virginia bracing for remnants of Cindy

The storm's maximum sustained winds had decreased to near 40 miles per hour (64 kph) Thursday morning with additional weakening expected, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. "Most of us will re...

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Mattis vents US frustration over North Korea

North Korea's continued pursuit of nuclear weapons has drawn worldwide criticism, notably sanctions by the United Nations Security Council. Trump , who frequently denounced China on the campa...

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Britain, EU begin formal Brexit talks

Britain, EU begin formal Brexit talks

Brexit Secretary David Davis has said Britain will seek "a deal that works in the best interests of all citizens" in Brexit talks getting under way in Brussels . Most of the attention will be paid...

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Otto Warmbier's death underlines plight of thousands of North Koreans

An Ohio coroner, abiding by family wishes, has performed an external examination instead of a full autopsy on the body of the USA student who was held prisoner in North Korea for 17 months and sent ho...

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Tropical storm Cindy threatens Gulf Coast

Tropical storm Cindy threatens Gulf Coast

Tropical Storm Cindy formed Tuesday in the Gulf of Mexico, hovering south of Louisiana as it churned tides and spun bands of heavy, potentially flooding rain onto the central and eastern Gulf Coas...

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Defense Secretary Mattis condemns North Korea following Otto Warmbier's death

Tillerson said the USA and Chinese officials had agreed that companies from both countries should not do business with any UN-designated North Korean entities. The officials also will discuss counte...

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Mourners Remember Otto Warmbier At Hometown Funeral

Hundreds of mourners gathered Thursday to celebrate the life of an American college student who was detained in North Korea for over a year and died shortly after being returned home to OH in a coma. ...

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US will take weapons from Kurds after Islamic State defeat - Turkey

US will take weapons from Kurds after Islamic State defeat - Turkey

In a letter to Turkey's Defence Minister Fikri Isik, Mattis said the U.S. had taken intensive and determined measures regarding Turkey's security concerns, and would provide a monthly list of th...

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Korea says N. Korea drones 'grave provocation'

The spokesman said it was a "mystery" as to why Mr Warmbier died days after returning home, but compared his death to the case of another American detainee, Evan Hunziker. "I believe he represents A...

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US Shoots Down Pro-Syrian Drone

US Shoots Down Pro-Syrian Drone

US Central Command ( CENTCOM ) said that the Iranian-made drone was shot down after it "displayed hostile intent and advanced on Coalition forces". Coalition forces are using the Al-Tanaf base by ...

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Government health insurance markets holding up, barely

The insurer announced Wednesday-the initial rate-filing deadline for Healthcare.gov plans-that next year it will return to the exchanges in New York, New Jersey, Texas and California. They are unsur...

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Donald Trump has revealed all about those cryptic James Comey 'tapes' tweets

Flynn while demanding his "loyalty". President Donald Trump chose the day that secretive Senate Republicans released their much-anticipated health care bill to finally end some suspense of his ow...

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Coalition Forces Shoot Down Iran-Made Drone In Syria

The area around At-Tanf has become a flashpoint between US forces and militias, some of them backed by Iran, loyal to Assad. A USA warplane destroyed an armed Syrian drone after American forces sa...

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Arab states send Qatar 13 demands to end crisis, official says

Arab states send Qatar 13 demands to end crisis, official says

Kuwait said the list has not been sanctioned by either Qatar or Kuwait, which has been trying to mediate between the two sides. The network's critics say it advances Qatar's goals by promoting Islam...

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Otto Warmbier's death 'is a mystery to us,' North Korea says

Otto Warmbier's death 'is a mystery to us,' North Korea says

Trump wrote on Twitter. "While I greatly appreciate the efforts of President Xi and China to help with North Korea , it has not worked out". John McCain, R-Arizona, said that anyone who is "stupid...

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Times of Israel: Iran Missile Strike Missed Target

Five Islamic State-linked attackers stormed Iran's parliament and a shrine to revolutionary leader Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini on June 7, killing at least 18 people and wounding more than 50. Analyst ...

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Trump says health care bill needs 'a little negotiation'

The Senate version of the bill proposes heavy cuts to Medicaid funding, gives states the right to weaken protections for pre-existing conditions , temporarily cuts funding to Planned Parenthoo...

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The Next Step on North Korea

Otto Frederick Warmbier , a University of Virginia student who has been detained in North Korea since early January, attends a news conference in Pyongyang , North Korea, in this photo released ...

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Memorial for murdered Muslim teen set on fire in Dupont Circle

Memorial for murdered Muslim teen set on fire in Dupont Circle

Hassanen, who was wearing a hijab and an abaya, was attacked and beaten to death with a baseball bat while she and her friends headed to the All Dulles Area Muslim Society Center for morning prayers...

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List of demands on Qatar by Saudi Arabia, other Arab nations

If Qatar wants to end a recent diplomatic standoff, all it needs to do is comply with 13 demands . The demand include that Qatar sever all ties with the Muslim Brotherhood and with other groups i...

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