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He added that North Korea will continue to develop its nuclear program "for self-defense purposes", in order to eradicate "the threats, blackmail and other hostile actions by the Americans". China also imported no iron ore, coal or lead from North Korea in November. "We will further consolidate our self-defensive nuclear deterrence aimed at eradicating the USA nuclear threats and establishing the balance of force with it", the ministry said in a statement carried by the official Korean ...
  • Will Trump Negotiate With North Korea? Russia Offers To Help With Talks

    Will Trump Negotiate With North Korea? Russia Offers To Help With Talks

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    The U.S. and North Korea do not have formal diplomatic relations and tensions between the countries have increased in recent months, as Kim Jong Un's rogue state has continued missile tests despite worldwide outcry. South Korea has also said it expects North Korea to open negotiations with the U.S. in 2018, although it is unlikely Kim will totally abandon his weapons programme.
  • USA drone kills two near Kurram

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    The members of the network and an eyewitness reached by Reuters said the incident took place inside Pakistan. Two militants, including Haqqani network commander Jamiuddin, were killed, they said. He added that Jamiuddin was travelling in his vehicle in Pakistan's Kurram region and that none of his associates were killed in the attack. In the same month, Jamaat-ul-Ahrar chief Umar Khalid Khorasani along with nine of his associates, was killed in a drone attack in Paktia province.
  • Best Friends For 60 Years Discover They Are Brothers

    Best Friends For 60 Years Discover They Are Brothers

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    Macfarlane never knew his father, and Robinson was adopted. The two say they shared a special bond throughout their friendship. It was DNA matching website Ancestry.com that brought them answers years later, and right in time for Christmas, local television station KHON2 reports.
  • Femen Protester: Jesus Heist Attempted at Vatican Nativity Scene

    Femen Protester: Jesus Heist Attempted at Vatican Nativity Scene

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    The topless activist was seen charging toward the nativity scene in Vatican City on Christmas. A topless feminist activist reportedly attempted to grab a statue of the baby Jesus from the Vatican's Nativity scene in St. The group identified the arrested woman as Femen "sextremist" Alisa Vinogradova, encouraging other women to follow in her footsteps and steal baby Jesuses from religious organizations to signify women's right to use their bodies as they wish.
  • EPS for Hess Corporation (HES) Expected At $

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    It closed at $51.54 lastly. It has underperformed by 31.25% the S&P500. Guinness Asset Management accumulated 239,502 shares. Vident Investment Advisory Ltd Liability Company accumulated 5,045 shares. As per Sunday, August 20, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. Royal Natl Bank Of Canada invested in 3,086 shares. Buckingham Research has "Neutral" rating and $35 target.
  • Trump calls dossier about him 'Crooked Hillary pile of garbage'

    Trump calls dossier about him 'Crooked Hillary pile of garbage'

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    Trump expressed his dismay at being targeted in the Justice Department's Russian Federation probe. FBI CANNOT (after all of this time) VERIFY CLAIMS IN DOSSIER OF RUSSIA/TRUMP COLLUSION. Trump's tweet might not really be any surprise though, seeing how he's been trashing the FBI, James Comey and Andrew McCabe quite a bit in recent weeks.
  • Volunteers spend Christmas Day distributing meals in North Platte

    Volunteers spend Christmas Day distributing meals in North Platte

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    As she sat at a table in the kitchen, filling small plastic cups with salad dressing, she said she can't imagine a Christmas without volunteering here. Once the soups and salads were prepared, the turkey and mashed potatoes cooked, then came time to reorganize the kitchen into another assembly line.
  • Mostly sunny, high near 17 — TODAY'S FORECAST

    Mostly sunny, high near 17 — TODAY'S FORECAST

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    A windchill advisory is in effect until noon today, according the La Crosse office of the National Weather Service . A new snow accumulation of around an inch is possible. Rockland, Putnam and northern Westchester will probably have overnight lows around 10 degrees tonight and in the single digits on Wednesday and Thursday , according to the weather service.
  • Three Dead in Phoenix Standoff

    Three Dead in Phoenix Standoff

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    The slain woman and the suspect "had these two children in common", Howard said, adding that police were still working to determine the nature of their relationship. After almost six hours, officers spotted the baby dead inside the unit, Howard said. Police said that at one point during the ongoing standoff they asked media to stop providing updates because the suspect told them "he is monitoring media and it is agitating him", according to Sgt.
  • Warner: Firing Mueller would be 'gross abuse of power'

    Warner: Firing Mueller would be 'gross abuse of power'

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    The letter also warns Trump against attempts to remove Attorney General Jeff SessionsJefferson (Jeff) Beauregard SessionsGOP strategist donates to Alabama Democrat House passes concealed carry gun bill Rosenstein to testify before House Judiciary Committee next week MORE or Deputy Attorney General Rod RosensteinRod Jay RosensteinDOJ failed to interview Federal Bureau of Investigation informant before it filed charges in Russian nuclear bribery case Deputy AG Rosenstein: ...
  • Lake Effect Snow Hits Some -- Cold Hits Everyone

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    Heavy lake effect snow is expected with total snow accumulations of up to 3 feet expected in the most persistent lake snows. - Lake effect squalls around Syracuse later Tuesday night into Wednesday. The coldest air of the season arrives Tuesday night with wind chill factors expected to fall to 10 to 15 degrees below zero. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
  • Left the movement on ideological grounds, says surrendered Maoist Jampanna

    Left the movement on ideological grounds, says surrendered Maoist Jampanna

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    After years of being with the CPI (Maoist), Jampanna chose to surrender before the police as he differed with the party line, alleging that the banned outfit had lost contact with peasants, the working class and students, the statement. The DGP appealed to the remaining Maoist cadres to shun violence and join the mainstream of the society and the state government would provide financial assistance under rehabilitation policy to the Maoists who surrender to the police.
  • Rajasthan BJP MLA: Indulge in cow smuggling and you will be killed

    Rajasthan BJP MLA: Indulge in cow smuggling and you will be killed

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    In 2015, a 50-year-old Mohammad Akhlaq was beaten to death by a Hindu mob at Dadri in Uttar Pardesh over rumors that the family was eating beef and two others were killed for allegedly transporting cows for slaughter. "Three men were smuggling cows". People did not beat up. "He was injured because the vehicle overturned", Indian Express quoted Ahuja as saying. The number of people killed in cow-related hate crimes has been the highest in 2017, per an analysis by IndiaSpend , with ...
  • It will be a very cold, white Christmas in Great Falls

    It will be a very cold, white Christmas in Great Falls

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    With a mixture of sun and clouds, we have seasonable temperatures in the 30s to near 40 degrees. And yet, that's exactly what we have coming up for Christmas 2017. Snow will become heavy at times this evening, enhanced by a heavy snow band off of Lake Ontario. The 1982 blizzard holds Denver's record for most snow ever recorded on the ground-though a more recent snowstorm in 2007 holds the record for greatest snowfall on Christmas Day , at almost 8 inches.
  • Peru's jailed ex-president Fujimori taken to hospital

    Peru's jailed ex-president Fujimori taken to hospital

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    He requested a humanitarian pardon on Monday, citing deteriorating health. In September, Fujimori said on his Twitter account that he suffers from arrhythmia, for which he has previously been hospitalized twice this year. "To save his own skin he cut a deal with Fujimori's supporters to infamously pardon a corrupt killer", said Veronika Mendoza, a leftist leader who competed against Mr Kuczynski in last year's presidential election.
  • Erdogan calls for more Turkish investment in Sudan

    Erdogan calls for more Turkish investment in Sudan

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    Suakin, one of the oldest seaports in Africa, was used by African Muslims who set out for pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia. Ottomans used the port city to secure the Hejaz province - present-day western Saudi Arabia - from attackers using the Red Sea front.
  • Up to 10 cm of snow expected Christmas Eve, Environment Canada says

    Up to 10 cm of snow expected Christmas Eve, Environment Canada says

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    The City of Toronto said snow plow trucks were out overnight beginning at 11 p.m. clearing off the roads and will continue to do so until about 10 p.m. "Everyone will awaken to a fresh blanket of powdery snow this Christmas morning". There are special weather statements in effect for parts of Nova Scotia that are expected to see snow, freezing rain and showers.