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ACLU sues Trump over transgender ban

ACLU sues Trump over transgender ban

After concluding these would be minimal , the Pentagon permitted transgender troops to serve openly and receive transition-related healthcare in the summer of 2016; it planned to allow new transgende...

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N Korea fires three short-range missiles

N Korea fires three short-range missiles

The missile launch also came days after Tillerson said that he was pleased with the DPRK's restraint in recent weeks. The missile launch come during a joint military exercise between the Unite...

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Local firefighters head to Texas to help with Harvey relief

Strong winds ripped apart rooftops and tore down power lines. The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation...

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North Korea fires several short-range projectiles into sea

North Korea fires several short-range projectiles into sea

North Korea has threatened to fire ballistic missiles across the Japanese mainland toward the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam , which followed its test-firing of two intercontinental ballistic mi...

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Fargo police: Body of missing woman found in river

Fargo police: Body of missing woman found in river

Todd says the body, which was wrapped in plastic, was first spotted by kayakers who notified authorities. The body will be sent to Hennepin County, Minn., for an autopsy. They are expected to be charg...

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President approves Gov. Edwards emergency disaster request

President approves Gov. Edwards emergency disaster request

Parts of Louisiana could get up to 25 inches of rain, the Times-Picayune reported Sunday. Harvey still was considered a tropical storm, with top sustained winds of 40 miles per hour and higher gusts...

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Trump to overturn Obama's ban on military equipment for police

Trump to overturn Obama's ban on military equipment for police

Documents seen by USA Today and the Associated Press (AP) say Trump is planning to reverse Barack Obama's executive order banning local police agencies from receiving militarized gear and equipment....

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Guatemala Crisis Deepens Over Bid to Expel Anti-Graft Chief

Guatemala Crisis Deepens Over Bid to Expel Anti-Graft Chief

Earlier on Sunday, Morales had told Velasquez he was "persona non grata" and ordered him to leave the Central American country immediately. The commission first went after police corruption and drug...

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North Korea launches trio of missiles amidst US-South Korea military drills

North Korea launched a barrage of missiles Saturday, less than one week after US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson praised the country for showing "restraint" in its weapons program. NPR's Elise H...

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North Korea Fires Three Short-Range Missiles into the East Sea

North Korea Fires Three Short-Range Missiles into the East Sea

The South Korean Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said the projectiles flew in a north-easterly direction for about 250km into the sea. North Korean authorities in a statement warned Austr...

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North Korea fires 3 short-range missiles from coast

North Korea fires 3 short-range missiles from coast

A date for the hearing has not yet been set, but is expected by mid-September, Liberal committee member Mark Gerretsen's office said . Pyongyang responded by saying it was working on a plan to la...

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US Pacific Command Revises Assessment of N. Korean Missile Launches

US Pacific Command Revises Assessment of N. Korean Missile Launches

The US Pacific Command said the missiles launched into the sea east of the Korean Peninsula appeared to be short- range. The U.S. media reported that the command appears to have revised its assess...

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Korea baits US, South by firing missiles

Korea baits US, South by firing missiles

Two of the missiles flew about 150 miles while the other one appears to have blown up nearly instantly. The photographs were published as tensions between North Korea and the United States appeared ...

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United Nations chief arrives in Israel for 3-day visit

The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres visited Jerusalem's Holocaust memorial museum on Monday, pledging commitment to combating anti-Semitism and racism. "It's clear that the mandate has to chan...

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North Korea launches missile despite Trump warnings

North Korea launches missile despite Trump warnings

South Korea planned to convene its national security council several hours after the missile launches, the presidential office said in a statement. And on Tuesday US President Donald Trump seized up...

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United States of America airlifts ISIS fighters from Deir Ezzor to Safety

US-backed Syrian Kurdish and Arab fighters are bearing down on Raqqa - IS' self-declared capital - from all sides and as the fighting intensifies. "Raqqa's children might look normal on the outsid...

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Area Salvation Army preps for hurricane response

Area Salvation Army preps for hurricane response

The catastrophic flooding from Harvey is expected to last into this week. Hundreds if not thousands of people will return to find their lives and livelihoods upended, but there are plenty of organiz...

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Justice Dipak Misra takes oath as CJI; Third from Odisha

Justice Dipak Misra takes oath as CJI; Third from Odisha

Justice Misra will remain in office until October 2, 2018. Justice Dipak Misra was sworn-in as the new Chief Justice of India earlier in the day, as the tenure of Justice J.S. He informed that all ...

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North Korea launches 3 short-range ballistic missiles

North Korea launches 3 short-range ballistic missiles

North Korea held two tests of its ballistic missiles in July causing an acute reaction on the part of the U.S. The launch comes weeks after North Korea created a tense standoff with the United ...

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How concerned are you about the prospect of a government shutdown?

How concerned are you about the prospect of a government shutdown?

It must be noted that the showdown over funding the border wall is occurring in the United States, not Mexico . Trump is now waging a budget battle with Congress to obtain funding for building ...

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