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S Korean activists burn Kim Jong-un effigy over n-test

UN Security Council Resolution 2270, which was passed in March after the North's fourth nuclear test, provided a loophole allowing imports of No...

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Hinckley to leave DC mental hospital

Hinckley was released from St Elizabeths Hospital, the Washington Post reported, citing his lawyer Barry Levine, who had confirmed that his c...

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Turkey-backed forces may go deeper into Syria, Deputy PM says

The group, also known by the acronym ISIS, has suffered a string of defeats in recent months in both Syria and Iraq. "There are a couple of to...

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Clinton has more military endorsements than Trump

Clinton's comments-made Friday at an LGBT for Hillary fundraiser-were swiftly condemned by Republicans, who faulted Clinton for insulting mill...

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Tensions in Golan Heights

On Sunday, Tel Aviv released a statement claiming that it had struck Syrian "cannons" during an airstrike in Syria's Golan Heights after "mortar...

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Turkey hails US-Russian deal on Syria

They agreed on a new nationwide ceasefire for Syria, starting from Monday. Now, the two powers are lining up in an unexpected new military par...

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China lodges diplomatic protest with N Korea over N-test

The State Department also told ABC News it was aware of the explosion. That lifeline is at the root of escalating tensions. By comparison, the...

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Forum puts focus on how Clinton is judged compared to Trump

Clinton, who has cast Trump as dangerously ill-prepared to be commander in chief, tried to center the discussion on her foreign policy proposals...

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Kerry, Lavrov hold Syria talks in Geneva

The State Department said Kerry was departing on Thursday to see Lavrov on Friday. The meeting will be the third time the two met in recent we...

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Govt funds to J&K separatists: SC to hear PIL on Sep 14

Everybody sitting here feels the same", Justice Dave remarked orally in court. Advocate ML Sharma filed the plea and as per the plea, it seeks...

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Erdogan, Putin to continue efforts on Aleppo ceasefire

Erdogan said any Turkish role would have to be worked out separately. It has so far resulted in the seizure of a 56-mile corridor within Syria ...

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Turkey hopeful on EU visa-free deal for citizens

Mogherini unequivocally condemned the coup aimed at ousting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, saying: "There is no space whatsoever... for any att...

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Hermine expected to weaken as it lingers offshore

Tropical Storm Debby caused extensive flooding in North and Central Florida during late June 2012. Hermine peaked as a Category 1, the weake...

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North Korea's fifth nuclear test draws global outrage

While North Korea's nuclear tests are "unwanted", they are no longer de-stabilizing, said Robert E. Kelly, professor of political science at S...

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Nissan recalls 120K vehicles; fluid leaks can cause fires

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that seals on antilock brake pumps can leak fluid onto a circuit board. The recall covers 2015 ...

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Choose your own lucky betting website

For example, there is one bet at online football betting . And it is designed for the football player and has the form "Beckham will lose". Thi...

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Airbnb announces new anti-discrimination policies

The company laid out a new policy requiring women and candidates from underrepresented backgrounds to be considered for every senior-level job...

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Syria opposition fleshes out post-Assad plan in London

The transitional body would then run the country for 18 months, after which there would be elections. The High Negotiations Committee (HNC) pr...

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First Warning Forecast: Tracking the heat and humidity

Mostly sunny skies are expected today , with a high near 91. Winds will be from the south. Partly cloudy skies will follow into Wednesday ni...

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Fighting displaces 100000 in central Syria in 8 days

But beyond the Islamic State group and al-Qaida, the two powers have conflicting views about who fits in that category - as well as a deep and m...

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Trump promises huge boost in military spending

Since the Monday arrival of her new blue-and-white Boeing 737 plane - dubbed "Hill Force One" - Clinton has ventured from her seat up front to t...

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Labor Senator Sam Dastyari has stepped down

Mr Dastyari rejected he was influenced by Chinese donors on Tuesday, but apologised for asking another company - Top Education Institute - with ...

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Trump Campaign Slams Defense Secretary Ash Carter's Attack on Russian Federation

That's why the U.S.is strengthening its deterrent posture here in Europe". "We haven't had to prioritize deterrence on NATO's eastern flank fo...

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Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan resigns

Abrahamian at the same time defended his government's track record, saying that economic growth in Armenia has accelerated in the last 18 months...

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Democrats renew push for Garland confirmation 176 days after nomination

Ginsburg, 83, a liberal appointed by Democratic President Bill Clinton in 1993, acknowledged that the Senate, which has the responsibility to co...

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Obama, Putin, agree to continue seeking deal on Syria

Putin made the comments on September 5 after the two leaders discussed the issue at the G20 summit in China. "Despite everything, we have some...

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France to call for an end to EU-US free trade talks

But French junior trade minister Matthias Fekl said there was "no more political support in France" for the talks because U.S. negotiators were ...

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Daesh Claims Deadly Attack on Turkish Soldiers in Syria

Turkey-backed forces may go deeper into Syria after securing a 90 km (56 mile) stretch of land along the Turkish border, Deputy Prime Minister...

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Wave of ISIL-claimed bombings in Syria kills at least 40

In the northeastern Bab Tadmor (Gate of Palmyra) neighborhood of the western city of Homs, located 162 kilometers (101 miles) north of Damascus...

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Korea Launches Yet Another Missile, UN Reacts With Same Old Statement

The U.N. Security Council issued its latest condemnation of the North after it conducted ballistic missile test launches on Monday. The Foreig...

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SC to decide on battle between LG and CM for administrative powers

Delhi Labour Minister Gopal Rai today met Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung in connection with the file relating to the minimum wage hike announce...

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Turkey could help fight IS in Syria's Raqqa

Previous worldwide plans have failed to end the conflict. A blueprint for a Syrian political transition that requires President Bashar al-Assa...

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Britain forms free trade group with Australia ahead of leaving EU

Britain can not secure its own free trade deals until it has left the European Union. Those will run parallel to trade discussions between the U...

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Newton makes landfall in mainland Mexico

But the region, which is very popular with American and Canadian tourists, managed to escape major damage, two years after Hurricane Odile ravag...

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Turkey says IS driven from Turkish-Syrian border

The entire Turkish border is now free from so-called Islamic State . It is hard to imagine that Moscow would have allowed Ankara to increase i...

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