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It ordered travel agencies to stop selling tour packages to South Korea and took steps against Lotte Group, one of South Korea's largest family-run conglomerates, which offered up the land that hosts Thaad's missile battery. Six police officers and 32 other people were injured, none seriously, in the clashes, said a fire department official in Seongju who spoke on condition of anonymity, citing office rules.
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    Putin warns of "global catastrophe" over North Korea missile tests

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    French President Emmanuel Macron is calling on the worldwide community to put more pressure on North Korea to bring the country back to the negotiating table, in response to Pyongyang's latest nuclear test. Kim is "begging for war ". "I am allowing Japan & South Korea to buy a substantially increased amount of highly sophisticated military equipment from the United States", Trump wrote in a tweet.
  • Military Action Against North Korea Not Inevitable: Donald Trump

    Military Action Against North Korea Not Inevitable: Donald Trump

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    After Sunday's nuclear test , he tweeted that Pyongyang has become a "threat and embarrassment to China"- a critique of Chinese President Xi Jinping. While Trump consulted his worldwide counterparts, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats were holding closed-door briefings with House and Senate members on the North Korean threat.
  • Ivey activates Alabama National Guard as Irma threat increases

    Ivey activates Alabama National Guard as Irma threat increases

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    Gov. Kay Ivey on Saturday evening activated the Alabama National Guard, and the State Emergency Operations Center in Clanton was elevated to level one status as the state prepared for Hurricane Irma. "We've had several calls from people stuck in traffic, and anticipated getting here around 6 and 7 p.m.; now they're not getting here until 10 and 11 p.m".
  • South Korean officials warn of missile test on rogue state's founding day

    South Korean officials warn of missile test on rogue state's founding day

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    Jung Sung-ho. "If the United States adheres to sanctions and pressure.it will face unprecedentedly resolute counteraction it can not hold control of", he said. "We ultimately need talks with North Korea, but it is not the time right now to speak of a dialogue with North Korea". It also wants nothing short of full normalization of relations with the USA and to be treated with respect and as an equal in the global arena.
  • Putin insists sanctions on North Korea will be a global 'catastrophe'

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    With North Korea carrying out its sixth nuclear test , its most powerful by far, on Sunday, worries about imminent war on the Korean Peninsula continue to mount. Russian Federation has also criticized the move. Despite this, Putin stuck firmly to his position. "The escalation of military hysteria will not do any good".
  • Daughter of minister gives up government grant

    Daughter of minister gives up government grant

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    Every year the social justice department gives foreign education scholarships to the students belonging to Schedule Caste and Schedule Tribe. MUMBAI: A day after reports over how rules were tweaked to help Social Justice Minister Rajkumar Badole's daughter get scholarships for her PhD overseas, she wrote a letter to Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis withdrawing her application."I have never denied anyone's right and will never do it".
  • 1 killed, 11 injured in flyover collapse in Bhubaneswar

    1 killed, 11 injured in flyover collapse in Bhubaneswar

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    Expressing grief over death of a person due to bridge collapse, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announced ex-gratia of ₹ 5 lakh from Chief Minister Relief Fund for the deceased. Sources at the hospital said most of the injured had reported multiple fractures. Chief engineer of the project, Nalinikanta Pradhan, under whom the project was being undertaken blamed the contractor, Panda Infra, for the mishap.
  • Death toll of Hurricane Harvey reaches 60

    Death toll of Hurricane Harvey reaches 60

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    Vince Ware moves his sofas onto the sidewalk from his house which was left flooded from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston , Texas . On Friday, people waited in a line that stretched for more than a mile to get bottled water . Twenty-two of its 245 schools had extensive damage that will keep them closed for months. A petition was started on change.org to rename the highway, noting Watt's fundraiser and the aid he's brought to the Houston area.
  • Trump may have to settle for deterring, not disarming, North Korea

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    After the latest nuclear test by North Korea at the weekend, the US= and its allies called for tougher sanctions against the North Korean regime. Experts say the distance and trajectory achieved in recent missile tests show that North Korea's claims to be able to hit the United States could be legitimate.
  • Consequences of military action against North Korea may be horrific

    Consequences of military action against North Korea may be horrific

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    This included sparking global anger with its latest and biggest nuclear missile test to date on Sunday. Guterres endorsed Security Council unity, calling it "crucial in addressing the crisis and that unity also creates an opportunity to engage diplomatically to decrease tensions, increase confidence and prevent any escalation".
  • Trump wants to solve North Korea without fighting

    Trump wants to solve North Korea without fighting

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    The U.S. and North Korea have exchanged threats regarding the use of preventive nuclear strikes for years, but thus far none of the tense discourse has dissuaded North Korea from actively developing a nuclear program and regularly conducting missile tests.
  • Plateau United defeat Enugu Rangers to win the Nigeria Premier League title

    Plateau United defeat Enugu Rangers to win the Nigeria Premier League title

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    The Jos team needed the win so as to keep off the trailing MFM who are leading by only one point and any slip would have gifted the Olukoya Boys the trophy. Plateau stayed glued to the top of the standings except on four occasions when MFM deposed them - on Match Days 1, 14, 16 and 18. Plateau United will get a prize money of N50 million and will represent Nigeria at the African Confederation Cup.
  • Abe, Moon agree to coordinate for stronger N Korea sanctions

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    If this proves true, Lee's reference to the "normal angle" could dictate what happens next. "Any steps in that direction would mean stifling North Korea's economy". In a phone call with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping, US President Donald Trump on Wednesday insisted that military action against North Korea was not his "first choice" and pushed for a diplomatic option.
  • Cy-Hawk notes: Hesse's interception a game changer for Iowa

    Cy-Hawk notes: Hesse's interception a game changer for Iowa

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    But with his very next pass on the next possession, Park didn't hesitate and instead found Hakeem Butler for a 74-yard touchdown reception to help the Cyclones regain the lead. Brent Stockstill threw touchdown passes on three consecutive drives and Middle Tennessee capitalized on a big Syracuse miscue to overcome more than 100 yards in penalties to win 30-23 in the first-ever meeting between the two schools.
  • Ethnic minorities 'face bias' in United Kingdom judicial system

    Ethnic minorities 'face bias' in United Kingdom judicial system

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    His review came to the shocking conclusion that there is a greater disproportionality in the number of BAME people in prisons in England and Wales than there is in the US. "It is beyond time to stop talking about this problem and to act". The study also found that BAME young offenders in custody rose from 25% to 41% between 2006 and 2016 despite the overall number of young offenders falling to record lows.
  • Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (CRZO): What are the Technicals Saying?

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    A number of other research analysts have also weighed in on CRZO . Investors and Traders continue to monitor technical levels of shares of Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. Analysts' ultimate objective when projecting revenue is to determine the appropriate value for a stock. Blackrock Mngmt Limited Liability Company holds 0% of its portfolio in Extreme Networks, Inc (NASDAQ:EXTR) for 398,379 shares.
  • GOP Rep. Charlie Dent announces retirement from House

    GOP Rep. Charlie Dent announces retirement from House

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    Democrats, who had previously made no moves to challenge for his seat, quickly pounced, signaling that they meant to try to take control in a district where registered Democrats slightly outnumber Republicans - but where Trump won by eight percentage points.