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CBS Poll Reveals Support For Pot Reaches New High

Only 7 percent think marijuana is the more unsafe of the two. "From a stigmatized, risky drug bought in the shadows, to an accepted treatment for various ills, to a widely accepted recreational outl...

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Syria still has chemical weapons says United States defense secretary

A senior Israeli military officer told Israeli reporters that "a few tonnes of chemical weapons" remained in the hands of Assad's forces, a military official told Reuters . The US State Department ...

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Mariners Cruise To 6-1 Win Over Marlins

Watching from the visitors' dugout, teammates were happy for Ichiro, if not quite surprised. The Japanese star spent his first 11 1/2 American seasons with Seattle , getting 2,533 hits before headi...

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Pope comforts sister of French priest slain by extremists

Pope comforts sister of French priest slain by extremists

Pope Francis has compared conditions in overcrowded facilities, used to house asylum seekers, to those that were in concentration camps of the Nazi German era. "These refugee camps - so many are conce...

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Florida state senator apologizes for racial slur

Florida state senator apologizes for racial slur

Artiles , escorted by incoming Republican Senate President Bill Galvano of Bradenton, showed up after 6 p.m.to apologize to Gibson, Thurston and Braynon. The Miami New Times tracked down the all...

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NKorea detains US citizen, the 3rd American being held there

NKorea detains US citizen, the 3rd American being held there

According to The Washington Post , the man is in his 50's and is a professor at the Yanbian University of Science and Technology, situated quite close to the China/North Korea border. In March 2016, ...

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Lawyer: Kidnapped 15-year-old girl back home in Tennessee

Lawyer: Kidnapped 15-year-old girl back home in Tennessee

He said the neighbor noticed the man was acting odd and remembered a news article on the internet about the missing girl. But it took almost 40 days and a nationwide search for Thomas and her former...

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General Election confirmed as MPs back Theresa May

General Election confirmed as MPs back Theresa May

In her speech on 18 April, announcing the decision to call an election, she said: "Division in Westminster will risk our ability to make a success of Brexit and it will cause damaging uncertainty and ...

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Westbrook stars in Oklahoma City Thunder's crucial victory

The Rockets took the first two games of the series at home, but the Thunder bounced back in their first home game of the series to peg the best-of-seven series back to 2-1. After Westbrook went down a...

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Pence: Talks between USA and Japan could lead to free trade deal

Trump made the off-the-cuff comment to a CNN reporter after kicking off the 139th annual Easter egg roll with First Lady Melania Trump. Defiant North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has chosen to celebr...

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Security dominates poll after Paris attack

Mrs Le Pen, a former immigration lawyer, had her office targeted by arsonists and previously survived a bomb attack. Polls have suggested Le Pen and Macron are the most likely candidates to go t...

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North Korea Is Now Threatening A "Nuclear Strike" Against Australia

His remark followed CNN's report earlier in the day that the Chinese air force put land-attack, cruise-missile-capable bombers on "high alert" on Wednesday in preparation for a potential contingency...

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WH defends portrayal of 'armada' push toward Korean peninsula

WH defends portrayal of 'armada' push toward Korean peninsula

The USS Carl Vinson recently gained worldwide attention for its location, after President Trump recently said that the USA was sending an "armada" toward North Korea . "The steps we're seeing Chi...

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British parliament backs May's plan for snap election

It's this prospect of a so-called "hard Brexit" that has mainly anxious businesses in Britain , many of which trade intensely with the European Union, the biggest destination for British exports. T...

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Troops kill 2 militants in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight

Troops kill 2 militants in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight

The Hayatpora village in Chadoora Budgam district on Sunday observed shutdown against the killing of two Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militants in a brief encounter with the government forces on Saturday. In...

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USS Carl Vinson begins drills with Japanese destroyers

USS Carl Vinson begins drills with Japanese destroyers

The paper likened the aircraft carrier to a "gross animal" and said a strike on it would be "an actual example to show our military's force". "We are sending an armada, very powerful", Trump boasted...

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US naval armada to be in Sea of Japan in days

US naval armada to be in Sea of Japan in days

Top U.S. officials have described the deployment as a message to North Korea as it conducts missile tests, and may be planning a nuclear test. The next day, the New York Times published a sto...

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Time to Bomb North Korea

A North Korean Foreign Ministry spokesperson accused Australia of following the US moves "blindly", the Australian Associated Press reported late Saturday quoting the Pyongyang's news agency KCNA ....

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US carrier heading for Korea trains with Japanese destroyers

US carrier heading for Korea trains with Japanese destroyers

Concerns are growing that North Korea may conduct further test-firings of missiles or a sixth nuclear test around the 85th anniversary of the founding of the Korean People's Army on Tuesday. It has al...

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Turkey's Erdogan Says Will Meet With Trump Next Month

Turkey's Erdogan Says Will Meet With Trump Next Month

Challenging the results of Turkey's referendum that extended the president's powers is well beyond the jurisdiction of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR), Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo...

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