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During the nationally broadcast event, he said US President Donald Trump had assured South Korea he would consult with them before making any military decisions on North Korea. He's a liberal who wants to engage the North. He was due to leave South Korea later on Monday and will make stops in China and Japan this week. The dispute has also raised fears in South Korea, where a conservative political party on Wednesday called for the United States to bring back tactical nuclear weapons to ...
  • Lee's great-great grandson OK with Confederate statues coming down

    Lee's great-great grandson OK with Confederate statues coming down

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    Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh said Monday that monuments would be taken down and moved to cemeteries, and hours later, the city council voted unanimously to have the statues destroyed, The Associated Press reported. The public is learning (even more so) how dishonest the Fake News is. In Kentucky, Gray said he had heard opposition to his plans but also had received offers to pay for the statutes to be relocated as early as this fall.
  • Turkey asks Germany to extradite top coup suspect

    Turkey asks Germany to extradite top coup suspect

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    Last week, Turkish newspapers claimed Oksuz had been seen in February in Frankfurt and Ulm by Turkish residents. Turkey sent a diplomatic note requesting the extradition of Adil Oksuz, who the government says was the "imam" of air force personnel who past year bombed parliament as part of the attempt to topple the government.
  • Van Hits Pedestrians in Barcelona Causing Multiple Injuries

    Van Hits Pedestrians in Barcelona Causing Multiple Injuries

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    Police have said the said the incident is a terror attack. El Pais newspaper said the driver fled the vehicle on foot. Metro stations close to site of the crash on Las Ramblas were closed. Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said he is in contact with all authorities and the priority is to attend to the injured. Student Marc Esparcia (20) told the BBC: "There was a loud noise and everybody ran for cover".
  • Woman arrested for snorting cocaine in school pick-up line

    Woman arrested for snorting cocaine in school pick-up line

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    The officer asked Hester to get out of her auto and come into his office inside the school, where the woman told him she had, "a little bit of drugs". Christina Hester, 39, was booked into a Lee County jail Tuesday on drug charges. "Especially when there's kids of all ages here", 13-year-old Sara Millican said.
  • 1 killed, driver arrested in Charlottesville

    1 killed, driver arrested in Charlottesville

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    A barricade separated the groups of protesters as police officers stood by dressed in black riot gear. "We lost three lives this weekend", Charlottesville police chief Al Thomas said at a press conference on Monday. But it was a challenge. An ADL report this year said the Klan has shrunk to about 3,000 total members spread across 40 groups in 33 states, mostly in the South and East.
  • Spain rescues close to 600 migrants at sea in one day

    Spain rescues close to 600 migrants at sea in one day

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    Among the migrants were 39 minors, according to Spain's state-owned public broadcaster RTVE . The UN says so far more than 9,000 people have arrived in Spain this year three times as many as the previous year. Most are sailing across the 12km (seven-mile) Strait of Gibraltar and many are choosing cheap, child-sized paddle boats without motors that allow them to bypass people smuggling networks and their fees.
  • Barcelona's Gerard Pique: 'It's the first time I feel inferior to Madrid'

    Barcelona's Gerard Pique: 'It's the first time I feel inferior to Madrid'

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    Asensio followed up his brilliant late goal in Sunday's first leg with a stunning effort from 30 metres in the fourth minute that proved a punishing blow for the Catalans. "We're not in our best moment, not on the level of the team or the level of the club". His signing came as a surprise to many because of his age and because he is not known for playing the ball-possession game characteristic of Barcelona .
  • United Kingdom guarantees soft border with Ireland

    United Kingdom guarantees soft border with Ireland

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    She said rights enshrined in the Good Friday peace agreement, including the right to claim Irish citizenship, would be maintained after the UK's departure from the EU. The paper confirms that "as we leave the EU we will also leave the EU customs union ". Steve Aiken, a UUP assembly member, is urging the Dublin government and nationalist parties in Northern Ireland to be positive about the UK's proposals.
  • French first lady says husband's only fault is being younger

    French first lady says husband's only fault is being younger

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    Brigitte Macron , the wife of French President Emmanuel Macron , said she will adopt the role of first lady, but only in an informal capacity after opposition to plans to give her an official status. "What's important is that it's clear". "Explaining be " so used to it [it] happens extraordinary things with Emmanuel", Brigitte Macron took the opportunity to unveil their most recurring joke: " The only fault Emmanuel, is to be younger Than me.
  • South Sudan refugees surge to a million

    South Sudan refugees surge to a million

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    There is critical need to establish long-term funding streams for the continuation of high quality programming, as only 17% of the around US$673M required for the overall response has been raised as of August 4. "As long as the senseless, costly and brutal war in South Sudan continues, its people will continue to flee in search of safety, food, water and shelter", Lydia Zigomo, Oxfam's Regional Director of the Horn, East and Central Africa, said.
  • Vigil Held at University in Charlottesville

    Vigil Held at University in Charlottesville

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    Heather Heyer, a 32-year-old paralegal was killed when police said James Alex Fields , 20, drove a auto into a crowd protesting the "Unite the Right" rally . "I think that is racism is much more prevalent than we like to imagine, or we'd like to believe", said Maria Arseniuk. Tommy de la Hunty, a British native told CNN, "We're not going to be defeated by the kind of stuff that we saw here".
  • Where to watch the solar eclipse in Central Texas

    Where to watch the solar eclipse in Central Texas

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    While the sun may be your main focus, look all around you. The National Park Service is also encouraging visitors to view the eclipse safely by using eclipse glasses or a hand-held solar viewer and to not look into the sun directly as it can cause permanent eye damage.
  • Solar eclipse party at the NSB library

    Solar eclipse party at the NSB library

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    All you should see is the sun and nothing else. The Great American Eclipse will be the first total solar eclipse in the USA for nearly a centuryWhat is the Great American Eclipse? During this eclipse, totality will last for more than two minutes, depending on your location.
  • Opposition parties to attend 'Save our Heritage' programme: Sharad Yadav

    Opposition parties to attend 'Save our Heritage' programme: Sharad Yadav

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    Prasad termed the alliance of opposition parties an alliance of defeated people and said "they will lose again". RSS says this country is ours, you are not from this land. "We require this to defeat these forces in 2019". He said the BJP has to compete against itself and improve its tally to win more than 350 seats in 2019.
  • Kamal Haasan says freedom can not be achieved without getting rid of corruption

    Kamal Haasan says freedom can not be achieved without getting rid of corruption

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    Coincidentally, superstar Rajinikanth has also hinted about his political entry but maintaining stoic silence, unlike Haasan who continues to engage with the government. "Enough crimes done (sic)", tweeted Kamal , creating ripples in political circles. Kamal Haasan has rekindled his feud with AIADMK by asking for the resignation of Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami .
  • Tamil Nadu orders probe into Jayalalithaa's death

    Tamil Nadu orders probe into Jayalalithaa's death

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    Panneerselvam , who broke away from the AIADMK in February, after V.K. Sasikala made a decision to take over as the chief minister of the state, has been making two demands-to oust Sasikala and her family from party affairs and to initiate an inquiry into Jayalalithaa's death.
  • Tensions on Korean Peninsula Highest in Decades — UN Chief

    Tensions on Korean Peninsula Highest in Decades — UN Chief

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    The UN chief reiterated that his good offices - the prestige and weight that his title and the UN represented to the world community - were always available. " Venezuela needs a political solution based on dialogue and compromise between the government and the opposition ", Guterres told reporters at United Nations headquarters, backing worldwide and regional efforts to advance talks.
  • Here's what a permanent treaty with North Korea might look like

    Here's what a permanent treaty with North Korea might look like

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    In response, Dunford expressed goodwill in his remarks as well, but in a more straightforward way, according to the U.S. Department of Defense . The Joint Staff's director of strategy and policy, Army Lt. "We share a commitment to work through these hard issues", he added, without elaborating. We have many, many hard issues where we don't necessarily share the same perspective.
  • Trump's manufacturing panel CEOs, companies comment on Charlottesville

    Trump's manufacturing panel CEOs, companies comment on Charlottesville

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    Earlier Tuesday, Scott Paul , president of the nonprofit American Alliance for Manufacturing, announced his exit, "because it's the right thing for me to do". "We must resign on behalf of America's working people, who reject all notions of legitimacy of these bigoted groups", Trumka said in the statement , calling Trump's most recent remarks "the last straw".