• Boris Johnson talks North Korea and Olympics in Tokyo
Boris Johnson talks North Korea and Olympics in Tokyo

North Korea has continued its missile programme despite United Nations sanctions, which it says are an infringement of its right to self-defence. He said: "Britain stands shoulder to shoulder alongside Japan in our steadfast determination to stop North Korea's persistent violation of United Nations resolutions".

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  • US Navy Tests Drone-Killing 'Super Laser' in the Persian Gulf
US Navy Tests Drone-Killing 'Super Laser' in the Persian Gulf

For the test, the USS Ponce crew launched the target - a drone aircraft, a weapon in increasing use by Iran, North Korea, China, Russia and other adversaries. US navy officials have said that primarily, the technique would be used to destroy small boats and aircrafts. The system costs $30 million and contains 30kW of power.

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  • Is this parole board official trolling OJ Simpson with his tie?
Is this parole board official trolling OJ Simpson with his tie?

Parole was an expected outcome given his clean record behind bars. He could be released as early as October. The parole hearing will take place in Carson City, NV, and the Nevada Board of Parole Commissioners will meet to determine Simpson's future.

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  • Oil prices grow on expectations from OPEC meeting
Oil prices grow on expectations from OPEC meeting

OPEC and other prominent members who participated in the output cut deal are set to meet next week in Russian Federation to discuss the current global market condition amidst persisting abundant crude supplies. China recently ousted the U.S.as the world's biggest recipient of worldwide oil, importing an average 8.5 million barrels a day in the firs...

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  • Senate Still Tweaking the Better Care Reconciliation Act
Senate Still Tweaking the Better Care Reconciliation Act

And that would mean more government spending on premium subsidies, as the Kaiser Family Foundation's Larry Levitt noted on Thursday (meaning the CBO's latest deficit-reduction estimate could see a sizable change with a Cruz amendment ).

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  • Wiggins, Timberwolves Working on Five-Year Extension
Wiggins, Timberwolves Working on Five-Year Extension

As a result, the veteran swingman now appears to be in line for a lengthy contract extension - at least according to Timberwolves head coach and president of basketball operations Tom Thibodeau . Minnesota Timberwolves was able to acquire Wiggins after Cleveland Cavaliers traded him for Kevin Love. The team hopes to make it to the play...

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  • North Korea Preparing for Another Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Test
North Korea Preparing for Another Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Test

The ballistic and surface to surface missile exercise came hours after China and Russian Federation had urged the USA and South Korea to stop massive military exercises on the Korean Peninsula. In other North Korea-related developments, US President Trump has warned that America can employ "severe things" against the North Korean regime, the ...

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"Stellar business", "Very, very decent" - Fans welcome Andrew Robertson to Liverpool

What do you make of Robertson's move to Liverpool? Released by Celtic as a teenager, Robertson started out at Queen's Park before spending a season at Dundee United , where he left to join Hull in a £3 million move in 2014. Robertson has been capped 16 times at senior level by Scotland and racked up 33 Premier League appearances f...

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  • Trump Actually Thinks Health Insurance Costs One Dollar Per Month
Trump Actually Thinks Health Insurance Costs One Dollar Per Month

That included installing a monument to "The River of Blood," a Civil War battle that the monument's plaque said took place on the property but that no historian other than Trump was familiar with. Obama vetoes a 2015 GOP bill to repeal parts of the ACA. In an interview Wednesday with The Times , Trump signaled that, if he could, he would...

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  • State police search for MI man wanted for 2 homicides
State police search for MI man wanted for 2 homicides

Police said Patten should be considered armed and risky. Police say she was a bystander and that Patten had been arguing with a man. The second shooting happened around 10:15 p.m. "Patten is 5'11" tall and weighs about 185 pounds. The victim's husband, who declined to be identified because other family members had not yet been notified, said hi...

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  • Trump legal team looking to investigate Mueller aides
Trump legal team looking to investigate Mueller aides

Trump did not explicitly say he would fire Mueller over the matter, telling the Times that he "can't answer that question because I don't think it's going to happen". "So Jeff Sessions takes the job, gets into the job, recuses himself ", Trump continued. He's probably not worth as much money as he claims he is, and he doesn't want that inform...

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  • IMF approves $1.8bn loan for Greece 'in principle,' no funds released
IMF approves $1.8bn loan for Greece 'in principle,' no funds released

The ETF invested in Greece, an emerging market, does reflect good-news anticipation: It's up 37% this year, while the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF ( EEM ) is up 24%. The tactic was used in 19 cases previously, all in the 1980s, for countries like Argentina Brazil, Mexico and Yugoslavia. ". International Monetary Fund officials estimate t...

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  • Jerusalem: Al-Aqsa Mosque Imam injured in clashes
Jerusalem: Al-Aqsa Mosque Imam injured in clashes

Several Israeli media agencies claimed Jews had been barred from the Temple Mount, but Israel Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld told CBN News it was open to visitors all morning outside of the brief interlude. "The only ones that can prevent Al-Aqsa from turning into a base for terror operations", he said, "are the Israeli police". The protests be...

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  • Se agota mariguana en farmacias de Montevideo tras primer día de ventas
Se agota mariguana en farmacias de Montevideo tras primer día de ventas

De todos modos, se puede hacer el trámite para darse de baja y pasarse al registro de adquirentes, pero esto, tal como lo estipuló el Decreto 120 del año 2014, podrá hacerse luego de transcurridos tres meses contados desde la baja o vencimiento del plazo del registro anterior.

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  • Monro Muffler Brake (MNRO) Earns Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.16
Monro Muffler Brake (MNRO) Earns Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.16

Therefore 88% are positive. The lowest target is $66.0 while the high is $69.0. May 20 investment analysts at Jefferies kept the company rating at " but lowered the price expectation to $72.00 from $86.00. The Firm provides a range of services on passenger cars, light trucks and vans for brakes; mufflers and exhaust systems, and steering, drive tra...

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  • Kinross Gold Corporation (USA) (NYSE:KGC), JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE:JKS)
Kinross Gold Corporation (USA) (NYSE:KGC), JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE:JKS)

Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. Kinross Gold Corporation (TSE:K) has 0.00% since July 19, 2016 and is. The stock is now moving with a Positive distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of about 11.35% and has a pretty decent Year to Date (YTD) Performance of 32.8% which means the stock is cons...

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  • 2 tornadoes confirmed in Buffalo area on Thursday
2 tornadoes confirmed in Buffalo area on Thursday

Winds reached up to 105mph, as one 700-yard-wide tornado tore through Hamburg, travelling five miles and leaving a trail of destruction. No injuries have been reported as severe storms ripped through the area Thursday, uprooting trees and knocking down power lines.

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  • Donald Trump meets with Putin AGAIN, gets called out by Colbert
Donald Trump meets with Putin AGAIN, gets called out by Colbert

The diplomat's sardonicisms often intend to pour subtle scorn on US news focus unfavorable to Russian Federation. In an interview with NBC's Keir Simmons that aired Friday morning, Lavrov - who was one of the officials present at the Trump-Putin two-hour closed door meeting in Hamburg - hinted at the possibility of other encounters betwee...

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  • Qatar changes anti-terror law amid Gulf row
Qatar changes anti-terror law amid Gulf row

However, the four Arab countries at odds with Doha dismissed that deal as "insufficent". The Minister added that there has been no adverse effect on Indians living in Qatar. They have imposed sanctions on Doha , including closing its only land border, refusing Qatar access to their airspace and ordering their citizens back from Qatar.

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  • Forecast: Scattered thunderstorms expected today
Forecast: Scattered thunderstorms expected today

Sunday looks cloudy with a good chance for showers and thunderstorms with highs around 90. There is a chance of isolated showers and thunderstorms this afternoon, the weather service said. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Widely scattered rain showers and thunderstorms will be possible for the weekend and into early next week. WEDNESDAY: ...

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  • Trump wants to know whether he can pardon staff, family, self
Trump wants to know whether he can pardon staff, family, self

News of Liu's meeting with Trump comes at a particularly sensitive time in his presidency, as he unleashed a fury against high-level Justice and law enforcement officials in an interview with The New York Times on Wednesday, fired FBI Director James Comey in May, accused the special counsel investigating the Russian Federation probe of ...

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  • Roma brucia: ancora incendi nella pineta di Castel Fusano
Roma brucia: ancora incendi nella pineta di Castel Fusano

L'uomo era stato notato quest'oggi aggirarsi con fare sospetto all'interno della pineta a bordo di una bicicletta ed è stato visto nascondersi nella boscaglia da dove, subito dopo, è partito il fuoco . Non si ferma il rogo che sta distruggendola la pineta di Castelfusano . Non solo. La Roma-Lido, dalla stazione Colombo a Lido Centro è stata s...

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  • Dog helps rescue deer stranded in body of water
Dog helps rescue deer stranded in body of water

In video of the rescue uploaded to Facebook , Storm the dog can be seen paddling through the Port Jefferson Harbor with the baby deer in its mouth. Experts were called and in the meantime, the fawn ran back into the water out of fright. Mr Floridia said: "It was a do-or-die situation". One of the animal rescuers, named Frankie, jumped in the...

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  • Deficit climbs as Government borrowing costs rise
Deficit climbs as Government borrowing costs rise

Economists had pencilled in a total of £4.8 billion. With a queue of government departments clamouring for inflation-busting rises in their funding ahead of the autumn budget, the early signs are that Philip Hammond will be reluctant to put extra cash on the table.

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  • Amnesty Alleges Torture, Killing of Nigerians, Others in Cameroon
Amnesty Alleges Torture, Killing of Nigerians, Others in Cameroon

Our correspondent reports that although many residents have the same claim about Gwoza and other areas said to have been liberated from Boko Haram , the military and Police are yet to react. Cameroon's government has not yet responded to the report. Suleiman Nasir who is an IDP at Bakassi Camp in Maiduguri said many people are reluctant to retur...

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  • Jerusalem: Israel Military to tighten security fearing possible unrest
Jerusalem: Israel Military to tighten security fearing possible unrest

The top Muslim cleric in Jerusalem is leading hundreds of worshippers in protest prayers in the streets near a contested shrine, saying the faithful must not enter it until Israel has removed metal detectors from its gates. The site remained quiet Thursday and Azzam Khatib, the director of the site's Muslim administration, or Waqf, said he was hope...

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  • Venezuelan Opposition Stages General Strike
Venezuelan Opposition Stages General Strike

In Caracas , the strike was most pronounced in the eastern neighborhoods, a middle- and upper-middle-class bastion. In western Caracas , police and the national guard used pellets and tear gas to disperse the protesters late Thursday and to dismantle makeshift barricades of tree trunks, trash and debris.

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  • Justin Bieber banned in China; reason will blow your mind
Justin Bieber banned in China; reason will blow your mind

While performing as part of his Purpose World Tour in Sweden, Justin apologised and said that he would not be able to sing the current worldwide hit as he doesn't know the lyrics. Representatives for Bieber have yet to respond to requests for comment. Maroon 5 and Oasis were hit with similar blocks for voicing support for the Dalai Lama, whom C...

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  • Trump Jr. to testify over Russian election meddling
Trump Jr. to testify over Russian election meddling

The 80-year-old Arizona Republican announced Wednesday night that he has an aggressive form of brain cancer , which was found after surgeons removed a blood clot above his left eye last week. The report from Congress' nonpartisan budget analyst says the measure would cause average premiums for people buying their own health insurance to doub...

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  • Three women die in County Louth auto crash
Three women die in County Louth auto crash

Two men were rushed to hospital with serious injuries, one of whom is said to have been in the same auto as the women who died. The men are being treated for their injuries at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda, County Louth . Reports confirm that the occupants of the third vehicle were unharmed. Gardaí say motorists using the M1 should ...

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  • Kaine to focus on health care during weekend visits to southwestern Virginia
Kaine to focus on health care during weekend visits to southwestern Virginia

That study, released in August, showed that Western Colorado has the state's highest health insurance premiums because it has the state's highest health care costs. However, he said individual insurance plans in ME have never generated a profit for the company, and that all signs are pointing to an even greater risk of financial losses in 2018.

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  • Kremlin on prospect of second Putin-Trump meeting
Kremlin on prospect of second Putin-Trump meeting

Kushner's interview with the Senate for July 24", Kushner's attorney, Abbe Lowell, said in a statement. Members of US President Donald Trump's election campaign's inner circle, including his eldest son and son-in-law, are being called before US Senate committees next week to talk about last year's US presidential election .

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  • Woman who posed as man to trick friend into sex jailed
Woman who posed as man to trick friend into sex jailed

The complainant, 25, said during her testimony: "Every time I met up with Kye Fortune, I either had the mask on already or he would wait outside the door and I would put it on". She said in a victim statement how she went "off the rails" and self-harmed, and felt "dirty" and ashamed. The court heard that Newland wooed her victim under the bogus ...

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  • Comey was using
Comey was using "totally phony" dossier as leverage over me

Did Donald Trump accuse James Comey of extortion - or just political infighting? "I have done nothing wrong", the president insisted. "By the way, I would say, I don't - I don't - I mean, it's possible there's a condo or something, so, you know, I sell a lot of condo units, and somebody from Russian Federation buys a condo, who knows?" "I d...

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  • Presidential polls result: It's victory for the poor, says Amit Shah
Presidential polls result: It's victory for the poor, says Amit Shah

Kovind, who headed Dalit Morcha from 1998 to 2002, also led the All-India Koli Samaj. "I want to tell them that this Ram Nath Kovind of Paraunkh village is going to Rashtrapati Bhavan as their representative", the President-elect continued.

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