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Former Gov. Bill Richardson weighs in on North Korea threat

Former Gov. Bill Richardson weighs in on North Korea threat

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says he doesn't believe there is "any imminent threat" from North Korea, including to Guam. A report of Guam's Pacific News Centre website said people had different ...

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Chelsea Manning photographed for Vogue

Chelsea Manning photographed for Vogue

Chelsea Manning has posed for a swimsuit shoot for the latest edition of US Vogue which was photographed by famous celeb shooter Annie Leibovitz . Manning was just 22 when she shared the USA diplo...

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FTSE falls as North Korea details strike plan

In the Dow , declines in shares of Merck and those of DuPont, recently down 0.9 per cent and 0.8 per cent respectively, outweighed gains in shares of Apple and those of Microsoft, recently up 1.3 p...

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Oxford Circus Tube station evacuated due to smoke

Oxford Circus Tube station evacuated due to smoke

One commuter posted a picture on Twitter which showed passengers covering their mouths with jumpers and clothing in a smoky train carriage. The British Transport Police confirmed there was a fire an...

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New Zealand central bank keeps rates on hold

New Zealand central bank keeps rates on hold

Reserve Bank of New Zealand NZ 796 Assistant Governor John McDermott said on Thursday that the central bank was "slightly more uncomfortable" with the level of the NZ dollar than it was in May. In t...

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Drivers told to learn school bus stop arm laws

Drivers told to learn school bus stop arm laws

During the annual School Bus Stop Arm Survey earlier this year, 3,659 bus drivers across the state reported 703 stop arm violations in just one day. According to state transportation officials, an a...

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Rock Creek Woman Missing From Portland

Rock Creek Woman Missing From Portland

Once the conference was over for the night, she did not return to Rock Creek where she lives with her parents. When they called their daughter's cellphone at 11 p.m., an employee of the Creswell Dairy...

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Spain sees record number of migrant arrivals in 2017

Spain sees record number of migrant arrivals in 2017

While the figure pales in comparison with Italy - where more than 96,400 migrants have landed so far this year - Spain is catching up with Greece where 11,713 alighted from boats in the same timefra...

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"Ape Who Went to College" Dies

On Monday, Chantek , a 39-year-old male orangutan , died from health complications. The zoo said Chantek was being treated for heart disease . The ape used his allowance to negotiate for his ...

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Dozens of Saudi-led Forces Killed in Yemen's Maarib, Taaz

Dozens of Saudi-led Forces Killed in Yemen's Maarib, Taaz

The Oslo, Norway-based NRC says some 10,000 Yemenis have died from failing to get medical treatment overseas. He explained that the flight permits issued to every Yemeni airport ever since the begin...

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Sri Lanka's Foreign Min resigns over alleged scandal

Sri Lanka's Foreign Min resigns over alleged scandal

Karunanayake resigned following making a special statement in Parliament with regard to the allegations that have been leveled against him. Sirisena appointed Karunanayake, a key strategist in helpi...

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Bus crash kills 36 on China expressway

Bus crash kills 36 on China expressway

It was unclear if the crash occurred inside or just outside the tunnel. The coach was travelling from the southwestern city of Chengdu to Luoyang city in China's central Henan province. The vehicle ...

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Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2017 To be held in Hyderabad, November 28-30

Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2017 To be held in Hyderabad, November 28-30

In addition to being a global IT center and India's startup capital, Hyderabad - and the State of Telangana - has a long and proud history of fostering U.S. Prime Minister Narendra Modi retweeted both...

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Changes to NY's medical marijuana program being considered

Changes to NY's medical marijuana program being considered

Under a series of proposals, approved patients would have access to lotions, ointments, patches and chewable tablets. The state also intends to create a shorter two-hour course for medical practitio...

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Sushma in Nepal, meets Deuba amid China's looming presence, Doklam

Sushma in Nepal, meets Deuba amid China's looming presence, Doklam

Deuba will inaugurate the ministerial meeting on Thursday evening which will be attended by the Foreign Ministers of Nepal, India , Bangladesh and Bhutan. Even some agreements reached in 2002 are yet...

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Trump says decision on Afghanistan strategy 'very close'

Trump says decision on Afghanistan strategy 'very close'

Defense Secretary James Mattis said the administration was "pretty close" to a decision but weren't "going to meet some timeline if we are not ready". The proposed amendment calls for a "long-term, ...

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North Korea spat rattles Wall Street

North Korea spat rattles Wall Street

The Swiss franc caught its breath against the dollar on Thursday after a sharp rally the previous session, but still held on to much of those hefty gains amid deepening anxiety over the war of words b...

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Why you should never put your feet on the dashboard

Why you should never put your feet on the dashboard

But on August 2, 2015, all that changed when Tatum and her husband T-boned another vehicle on their way to pick up their two son's from her parents' house. Now, she wants others to make sure they don'...

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Trump 'very surprised' by FBI Manfort raid, saying it sends 'strong signal'

Trump 'very surprised' by FBI Manfort raid, saying it sends 'strong signal'

Trump said August 10 that there was no bad blood between him and his attorney general, saying of his relationship with Sessions, "is what it is". Asked if "Mueller should be able to investigate w...

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Moscow: Anti-Caracas Sanctions Hamper Normalization of Situation in Venezuela

Moscow: Anti-Caracas Sanctions Hamper Normalization of Situation in Venezuela

The Constituent Assembly on Thursday held its third plenary session with a special convocation attended by Maduro . In other developments on Thursday, the ruling party's second in command warned po...

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