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Trump hails North Korea's 'awesome' potential ahead of talks with Kim. Trump hails North Korea's 'awesome' potential ahead of talks with Kim.
U.S. President Donald Trump hailed North Korea’s “awesome” potential on Wednesday and said leader Kim Jong Un wanted to do something great, hours before they were due to meet in Vietnam to try to break a stalemate over the North’s nuclear weapons. Despite little progress on his goal of ridding North Korea of its weapons programmes, Trump appeared to be betting on his personal relationship with ...
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China-US trade talks to move to Washington after 'hopeful' Bejing meeting. China-US trade talks to move to Washington after 'hopeful' Bejing meeting.
Earlier Mnuchin said on Twitter that the two sides had held "productive" talks China-US trade talks will continue in Washington next week, Chinese President Xi Jinping said Friday, as the world's top two economies try to resolve a festering trade dispute that has roiled global markets. "The consultations between the two teams have made important step-by-step progress," Xi told top US and Chine...
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Navy Optimistic Nuclear Sub USS Columbia Will be Ready for First Deterrence Patrol in 2031. Navy Optimistic Nuclear Sub USS Columbia Will be Ready for First Deterrence Patrol in 2031.
An unarmed Trident II D5 missile launches from the Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Nebraska (SSBN-739) off the coast of California on March 26, 2018. US Navy Photo WASHINGTON, D.C. — The director of the Navy’s Strategic Systems Programs was confident that the first of a new class of ballistic missile submarine, the planned USS Columbia (SSBN-826), would be ready for its first patrol ...
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Zimbabwe troops accused of 'systematic torture' of protesters. Zimbabwe troops accused of 'systematic torture' of protesters.
A government-appointed human rights group in Zimbabwe has accused soldiers of using "systematic torture" in a crackdown on protests. The Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission strongly criticised authorities for using troops to quell demonstrations. Unrest broke out more than a week ago following a sharp rise in fuel prices. A government spokesman defended the crackdown, telling the BBC: "When ...
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INTERNATIONAL MEDIA UPDATED ON ST. MAARTEN’S RECOVERY EFFORTS. INTERNATIONAL MEDIA UPDATED ON ST. MAARTEN’S RECOVERY EFFORTS.
PUERTO RICO–Destination St. Maarten is being represented at the Caribbean’s largest and most important marketing event, the annual Caribbean Travel Marketplace, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, this week. Acting Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transportation and Telecommunications (TEATT) Cornelius de Weever said on Wednesday that the Caribbean Travel Marketplace affords tourism suppliers the o...
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Sydney to kick off global New Year parties with dazzling spectacle. Sydney to kick off global New Year parties with dazzling spectacle.
Australia's largest city Sydney will put on its biggest-ever fireworks display to welcome the New Year and kick off a wave of celebrations for billions around the world.A record amount of pyrotechnics as well as new fireworks effects and colors will light up the harbor city's skyline for 12 minutes and dazzle the more than 1.5 million spectators expected to crowd foreshores and parks."I'm sure we'...
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China state press reacts furiously to arrest of top Huawei exec on U.S. order. China state press reacts furiously to arrest of top Huawei exec on U.S. order.
China’s state-controlled press is reacting with undisguised fury to the arrest of a top officer of telecom giant Huawei Technologies Co. in Vancouver, Canada, detained reportedly at the request of the Trump administration over suspected illegal trading with Iran. Canadian officials revealed late Wednesday that Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou, the daughter of the company founder, had...
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George H.W. Bush, the 41st president, dead at 94. George H.W. Bush, the 41st president, dead at 94.
George Herbert Walker Bush, the 41st U.S. president and the man at the center of one of America’s most important political dynasties, died Friday night. He was 94. Funeral arrangements will be made as soon as is “practical,” his office announced. He passed at 10:10 p.m. Central time. “America has lost a patriot and humble servant in George Herbert Walker Bush. While our hearts are heavy toda...
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Australian police say stabbing attack linked to terrorism. Australian police say stabbing attack linked to terrorism.
SYDNEY (AP) — A knife-wielding man stabbed three people, one fatally, in Australia’s second-largest city on Friday in an attack police linked to terrorism. The attack during the afternoon rush hour brought central Melbourne to a standstill. Hundreds of people watched from behind barricades as police tried to apprehend the attacker. Police said the man got out of a pickup truck, which then ca...
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Hillary Clinton sending out signals of running for president again, despite denials. Hillary Clinton sending out signals of running for president again, despite denials.
Hillary Clinton, unbelievably to many, hasn’t ruled out a bid for president in 2020. The Democratic Party’s losing nominee in 2016 is sending signals that she still wants to be president, although some who are close to her say people are reading too much into her recent comments on the subject. “Simmer down!” former Clinton campaign spokesman Nick Merrill tweeted Monday about the rising spec...
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