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Nations to consider new sanctions on N. Korea

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We do not want war'". He said he did not believe that message was "resonating" with North Korea, but that there was a "realization" on the regime's part that the world would never accept them as a nuclear power. But the goal of the foreign ministers' meeting is to avoid a military showdown with North Korea by taking steps to prod Mr. Kim to the negotiating table for meaningful talks. Read More »

CBSE postpones Class 12 physical education board exam

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Angry students, parents and teachers had earlier called for change in the date sheet of the Class 12 examination, saying it was cramped and close to the date of competitive examinations such as the Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) for the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT). Read More »

Tortured, starved US children rarely seen outside home, neighbours say

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Authorities were alerted after one of the children, an emaciated, 17-year-old girl, called police after escaping through a window of the house in Perris, a city about 70 miles (115 km) east of Los Angeles . "Whenever we heard this morning on the news, I was 'Man, sounds like those Turpins, '" Ricky said. She said the children she saw were very pale, and she often wondered why the kids never played outside. Read More »

South Africa to demand answers over Trump slur

Ivana - who was married to Donald for 15 years - also told the programme she was shocked when Mr Trump was elected into the White House, just like "everybody was". I don't know in which context they were made. Worshippers stood and applauded as Watson spoke. "It is not true", said Durbin, who was one of the lawmakers at the Oval Office meeting. Read More »

3-year-old Oklahoma girl killed by new family dog

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Dodge said the pit bull named Remington had only lived with them for five days before attacking his daughter . I don't just bring random dogs into my home. "Just shoot it down or I will, '" Dodge said. It loved him, gave him a hug, licked him on the face. 'I took my son over there and the dog did'nt attack him. Read More »

John Kelly Convinced Trump to Kill Bipartisan DACA Deal

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Sen. Their revelation successfully set off a media-magnified scandal that portrays Trump as a racist before the November election and also obscures Trump's defense of Americans' wages and economic growth. Republican Sens. David Perdue of Georgia and Tom Cotton of Arkansas, who also attended Thursday's meeting, initially said they did not hear Trump utter the word in question, then revised their account to deny he said it at all. Read More »

Most Members Of The National Park System Advisory Board Just Quit

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Three-quarters of the members of a federally chartered board advising the National Park Service have abruptly quit out of frustration that Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke had refused to meet with them or convene a single meeting past year. Knowles expressed "profound concern" stemming from all of the "events of this past year" and said he feels "the mission of stewardship, protection, and advancement of our National Parks has been set aside". Read More »

Bannon subpoenaed after declining to answer key questions during House hearing

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After the book's publication, Bannon expressed regret about his statements and called Trump Jr. The special counsel is reportedly preparing to interview Mr Trump as well. "The scope of this assertion of privilege, if that's what it is, is breathtaking". President Donald Trump is "very healthy" and should remain so through his presidency, according to presidential physician Rear Admiral Ronny Jackson, who examined the president last week amid criticism that the 71-year-old ... Read More »

UK Appoints Minister of Loneliness

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The minister for sport and civil society, as the title is officially called, will come up with a national strategy to tackle isolation across all ages and find ways of measuring alienation in official statistics. Jo's husband Brendan Cox said: 'One of the very bad things about losing Jo is knowing how much difference she would have made in the world. "When the kids wake up this morning I'm going to tell them how - even though she's not here - she's still making the world a better place". Read More »

Faf du Plessis defiant despite the loss of Philander and Maharaj

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We needed to get 400, especially from the position we were in, but for me the vital time was the second innings. They will next face India at Wanderers on January 24. " India were in the game for 90 per cent of the match". We knew it was going to be lower but we didn't know it was going to take so long to that process and be so slow. Read More »

German Police Raid Iranian Spy Network

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German investigators concluded that the assassination at Berlin's Mykonos restaurant in 1992 was the work of Iranian secret service agents. A spokesman for Germany's Federal Prosecutors Office, Stefan Biehl, told The Associated Press that the suspects are believed to have "spied on institutions and persons in Germany on behalf of an entity associated with Iran ". Read More »

SEC teams represented in D1Baseball.com Preseason Top 25

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Florida, the defending national champions, come in where it left off: at No. 1. Three sets of preseason rankings have now been released, and LSU has landed in the top 16 in each of them despite having to replace a healthy portion of a 2017 team that made it to the College World Series finals. Read More »

Chelsea Manning has her eye on a seat in the US Senate

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Manning previously became the darling of the anti-war left after she was sentenced to 35 years in prison for releasing more than 700,000 government files containing sensitive information about the civilian casualties of military actions overseas to Wikileaks. Read More »

Ex-Trump aide Bannon subpoenaed in Russia meddling probe

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Interested in Russia Investigation? The screening was carried out using a test called the Montreal Cognitive Assessment , on which Trump scored 30/30, Jackson said .Jackson gave the president's vital statistics as follows: Height six feet three inches (1.90 meters), weight 239 pounds (108 kilograms), resting heart rate 68 , blood pressure 122/74 .Trump will be making some changes to his diet and exercise in an effort to lose weight. Read More »

Slam-less Halep looks for more in Melbourne

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That's what I'm focusing on. There is also the question of the sport's ability to police itself credibly, which will soon be back in the spotlight with the lengthy and costly Independent Review of Integrity, created to investigate potential match fixing and corruption, expected to recommend this year that the game combine its anti-doping and anti-corruption organizations into a single independent entity. Read More »

Trump says immigration deal 'probably dead'

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Trump and some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. If Democrats withhold their votes on a spending deal, Ryan will have to convince both defense hawks and the conservative House Freedom Caucus to vote on yet another short-term spending deal. Read More »

Steve Bannon subpoenaed after stonewalling House Intelligence committee

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Steve Bannon was subpoenaed last week to testify before a grand jury in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into possible links between Trump associates and Russian Federation, the New York Times reported on Tuesday. Bannon appeared separately on Tuesday before a Congressional panel. Franklin Delano Roosevelt also used it as his workplace, and it is where he learned of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, according to the website of the White House Museum. Read More »

US Seeks New Nukes for New Kinds of Nuclear War

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This is twice the size of the largest nuke ever - the Soviet Union's Tsar Bomba. However, it also added that the USA had no intentions of copying Russia's submarines. Rumours of the Russian weapon have been circulating since 2016 - with USA sources claiming the Status-6 was launched from a submarine in November that year. Read More »

Eddie Izzard fails to get elected to Labour's guiding committee

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It has been suggested that Corbyn and Momentum could now push for the deselection of more moderate MPs, although allies of the Labour leader have always denied this intention. Mr Corbyn said Labour would vote against landmark Brexit legislation which returns to the Commons in the next few days unless its demands were met in areas such as workers rights. Read More »

Duque welcomes P1.4-billion refund for unused Dengvaxia

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The VACC appealed to Health Secretary Francisco Duque 3rd to order all government hospitals to accept all Dengvaxia-related cases and provide medical care. Jimenez said a state of emergency should be declared in Metro Manila, Central Luzon and Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal and Quezon) where most of the 830,000 Dengvaxia recipients are located. Read More »

DAC approves procurement of assault rifles, carbines

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Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman headed the meeting at which the the proposal was approved. The Army needs almost 2 lakh assault rifles to work as an alternative to INSAS. The minimum qualification criteria to participate in Make-II projects has also been relaxed by removing conditions related to credit rating and reducing financial net worth criteria. Read More »

Homeland Security Head Says What She Heard During Immigration Meeting

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I came in a bit late. Senator Cory Booker , from New Jersey, gave her an emotional lecture about the dangers of failing to confront racism, at one point banging his fists on the table. He thanked Graham for "countering what the president had said about Africa". Nielsen said the 690,000 people now enrolled in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program are safe until at least March unless they commit crimes. Read More »

Army Chief for 'some checks and curbs' on internet, social media

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The army chief raised concerns about nuclear, biological and chemical weapons falling into the hands of terrorists and said these groups were using systems that are "highly technology enabled" and "transcends worldwide borders". "I feel majority want to join the mainstream", the report quoted General Rawat saying. NAN reports that in June 2017, social media giants Facebook, Google's YouTube, Twitter and Microsoft said on they were forming a global working group to combine their efforts to ... Read More »

Bannon to testify in Congress in wake of explosive book on Trump

Several White House staffers have come forward voluntarily for interviews with the special counsel team. We're going to continue to be cooperative. His attorney reportedly told the committee that he wouldn't answer questions about his time with the Trump administration after the 2016 election. Read More »

Wisconsin Dems Flip GOP Held State Senate Seat

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It was the latest in a string of election victories for Democrats since Trump took office, and a sign of hope for the party that the energy from the base and frustration with the president could lead to more wins in November. Republicans sensed it, too. Democrat Patty Schachtner says her victory in a special Senate election sends a message that voters are exhausted of negative politics. Read More »

Pak now urges USA for better bilateral ties

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She pointed out that the United States had also refuted a statement of Pakistan's defence minister that Pakistan had stopped intelligence sharing with the U.S. Early this month, the US government announced it was suspending security assistance to the Pakistani military until it takes "decisive action" against the Afghan Taliban and Haqqani network that are operating in Afghanistan. Read More »

California highway to stay shut another week after mudslides

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The lawsuit was brought by individuals injured in flash floods and a business that sustained property damage. At least 65 homes were destroyed and more than 460 others were damaged. Officials at the Montecito Water District did not immediately respond to a request for comment. According to the Daily Nexus , Santa Barbara City College postponed the start of their spring semester until Jan. Read More »

Hawaii lawmaker urges Trump to speak directly with NK leader

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Kim used his New Year address - broadcast on state television - to ratchet up tensions with the West days after the UN Security Council imposed new sanctions restricting oil sales. Trump: I don't want to comment on it-I don't want to comment, I'm not saying I have or I haven't. "No matter how much America wants to attack us with their military might and nuclear power, they know that now we possess such great nuclear power and therefore they will not dare", he had continued. Read More »

Wind warning is issued for the area

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Strong southwest to west winds will reach average speeds between 50km/h and 65km/h, with gusts between 90km/h and 110km/h. There is also risk of flooding in some areas after Storm Fionn created blizzard-like conditions overnight. Scattered showers will continue however, with some still wintry in the north and on higher ground. Heavy rain is expected to spread across the country today, with temperatures remaining cold at between 3 and 7 degrees. Read More »

Prudential Financial, Inc. (PRU) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Southern Company now has $45.00 billion valuation . Shares of Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) are on our watchlist today as the stock has moved 2.37% from the open, touching $104.97 on a recent trade. (NYSE: PRU ). Montana-based First Interstate Savings Bank has invested 0.07% in Prudential Financial, Inc . American National Registered Investment Advisor Inc decreased its stake in Prudential Financial Inc . Read More »