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Want to see 'verifiable denuclearisation' of North Korea

It also claims to have made rapid progress developing long-range rockets, which could be used to strike the American mainland. US State Department says meetings went ahead independent of the US government A recent meeting between the US and North Korea included exploratory talks meant to sound out whether North Korea is willing to return to the September 19 Joint Statement reached during the Six-Party Talks in 2005, said Joseph DeTrani, former senior advisor to the National ... Read More

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Trump Launches Nightly News Show on Facebook

Trump Launches Nightly News Show on Facebook

Clinton has said she would finance spending on US infrastructure though unspecified "business tax reform". "We all know how strong the left wing media bias is", Epshteyn tells Wired . The campaign partnered with a conservative live-streaming site called Right Side Broadcasting to pull it off. But the hosts were clear that " Trump Tower Live " is not the beginning of such a network , which Trump told a radio station Tuesday he has "no interest in", as Politico reported . Read More

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Kenya Attack: 12 Killed in Mandera by Al-Shabab

Kenya Attack: 12 Killed in Mandera by Al-Shabab

Mandera County Police Commander Job Boronjo said more security officers have been deployed to join the rescue operations. Gunmen then attacked the base, a strategy successfully used in past attacks, including an attack against Kenyan forces in El Ade, southern Somalia, in January, which killed some 180 soldiers, Kenya's worst military loss. Read More

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Pakistan close to defeat polio: Ayesha

Azra Altaf, and Aziz Memon were awarded the medals in an impressive ceremony held Monday in Pasteur Institute in Paris on the occasion of Polio Day, said a message received here. Nigeria's polio-free certification suffered a major setback in August 2016, when four new cases of wild polio virus were reported in the north east. Read More

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United Nations delays Aleppo medical evacuations over insecurity, as truce holds

According to the Observatory, air strikes hit front lines in the south west of the city on Saturday, with clashes between government troops and rebel fighters reported in rebel-held eastern districts of Aleppo. But so far only a handful of the 250,000 civilians still living in the rebel sector have left, and the UN's plan to evacuate injured people has stalled. Read More

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Anti-US Protest In Philippines Turns Violent

Members of a group called the "newly-formed alliance of national minorities" issued a statement saying they were protesting "unequal relations with the United States, while supporting Duterte's independent foreign policy". Davao City - President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday said he would invite for coffee the police officer who rammed into Wednesday's protest line outside the US Embassy in Manila to ask him why he did it. Read More

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Duterte: No Bargaining With China on South China Sea

China was to offer "assistance in personnel training and donation of equipment to aid in the fight against illegal drugs", according to the Philippine draft seen by The Associated Press. Such an argument exposes the Cold War mindset among some in the United States, and their concern over their allies' cooperation with other countries , which they think may lead to their estrangement from Washington. Read More

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Duterte explains statement on 'severance of ties with US'

Duterte explains statement on 'severance of ties with US'

Kirby said the top USA diplomat for Asia, Daniel Russel, is traveling to Manila this weekend and would hold conversations with Filipino government officials. The U.S. has made no effort to mask its frustration. That was followed with an announcement by Philippine Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez at a bilateral economic forum that his country and China will sign $13.5 billion of deals this week. Read More

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Surrey Police issue warning after 'killer clown' craze comes to the UK

Reports of clowns around the neighborhood first emerged in SC towards the end of August but has since filled up countless social feeds as imitators don their own masks. In County Durham on Friday, four children were followed to school by a man in a clown outfit who was armed with what looked like a machete. In Suffolk, a boy "younger than a teenager" was chased by "several people dressed as clowns" in Beatty Road, Sudbury, at 8pm on Thursday, Suffolk Police said. Read More

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Texas officer pitches in to save unresponsive 3-year-old

Texas officer pitches in to save unresponsive 3-year-old

Dash cam video shows Officer Miller arriving on the scene and starting CPR. 'When he started having a seizure, I panicked, ' she said. "I didn't know what was going on", Bethany Hoover, the child's mother, said. Suddenly, Brayden takes a breath. He was hospitalized and is now "doing fine", according to ABC News. Miller was presented with a lifesaving award at a meeting of Granbury City Council this week. Read More

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Czech Police Arrest Russian Suspected of Hacking U.S. Targets

Czech Police Arrest Russian Suspected of Hacking U.S. Targets

The recent arrest in the Czech Republic was related to an "old cyber case", however, not the Democratic National Committee email hacking earlier this year, according to CBS News. According to the statement, the Czech judiciary will take the decision on extradition of the hacker to the United State. The man did not resist arrest, but he had medical problems and was briefly hospitalized, police said in a statement. Read More

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SMMC to aid consumers on Health Insurance Marketplace options

Sign-ups for ACA coverage begin next month . Private companies selling health insurance-whose purported goal is to provide families with insurance coverage to offset the costs of needed medical care, drugs, etc. Three states didn't provide sufficient data. The defections mean that nearly all of the state, from the Blue Ridge to the Outer Banks, will have just one insurer selling ACA policies when the exchanges open again for business in November. Read More

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Canadians try to cheer up Americans with #TellAmericaItsGreat campaign

Canadians try to cheer up Americans with #TellAmericaItsGreat campaign

In a riff off Republican nominee Donald Trump's divisive slogan "Make America Great Again", Canadians reminded the US all of the things that already make the country wonderful in a video released by creative agency the Garden Collective . The Tell America It's Great campaign includes a Twitter account and hashtag. Let's face it, this election season is one for the history books. Read More

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Russia Introduces Aleppo Statement at UN

The United Nations and the European Union welcomed Tuesday's announcement by Russian Federation, but said the planned pause in fighting - set to take place on Thursday - needed to be longer to allow the delivery of humanitarian aid. During the truce, Russian and Syrian militaries will halt any offensive actions. The United Nations said Russian Federation has communicated plans for two eight-hour cease-fires in rebel-held parts of Aleppo over "consecutive days" this week. Read More

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