• North Korea carries out 'large-scale' artillery drill, South Korea says
North Korea carries out 'large-scale' artillery drill, South Korea says

North Korea has responded with a concerted campaign to denounce the USA through organizations and groups at various levels, including a Foreign Ministry spokesperson's statement and Korean Asia-Pacific Peace Committee spokesperson's statement on April.

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  • Sean Spicer apologises amid uproar over Holocaust remark
Sean Spicer apologises amid uproar over Holocaust remark

And House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi of California said in a statement Tuesday that Spicer was "downplaying the horror of the Holocaust" and should be fired. "President Trump has got to fire Sean Spicer ". MSNBC corrected Spicer on-screen when he falsely claimed that Hitler didn't use chemical weapons in World War II.

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  • Trump to commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day
Trump to commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day

He concluded with a strong message of American-Israeli solidarity and thanked his audience for helping to fulfill "the dream of Israel for millions, a dream that burned in the hearts of oppressed and fallen, and which now draws the breath of life from a joyous people each and every day".

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  • Trump softens stance on border wall funding
Trump softens stance on border wall funding

Both Democrats and Republicans on Capitol Hill are said to be against paying for the wall, especially as Mr Trump insisted during his election campaign that the bill would be paid by Mexico. The administration could drop subsidies to help reduce out-of-pocket costs for low-income Americans, which could destabilize the health-insurance market.

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  • Campbell Is Recalling Chicken Soup After Packaging the Wrong Product
Campbell Is Recalling Chicken Soup After Packaging the Wrong Product

The company says certain cans of "Campbell's Homestyle Healthy Request Chicken with Whole Grain Pasta" may contain milk that's not labeled on the product. Campbell Soup Company is voluntarily recalling approximately 300 cases of Campbell's Homestyle Healthy Request Chicken with Whole Grain Pasta soup.

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  • White House names new Secret Service director
White House names new Secret Service director

He is now acting deputy commissioner of Customs and Border Protection. Alles has also led the Air and Marine Operations division of the customs agency, which has more than 1,000 agents, according to the agency's website. "General Alles is being called upon to use all his command and managerial skills to address the cultural and operational issues n...

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  • Anti-Semitic incidents rose in Fla. last year
Anti-Semitic incidents rose in Fla. last year

In the first three months of this year, the number of anti-Semitic incidents in the USA was 86% higher than the same period last year, says a new report. "Clearly, we have work to do and need to bring more urgency to the fight", Greenblatt said to the Los Angeles Times . "The continuation of the widespread increase, sometimes dramatic, in verb...

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  • Entire US Senate to Meet With Top Trump Officials Over North Korea
Entire US Senate to Meet With Top Trump Officials Over North Korea

House aides are reportedly trying to set up a briefing for their members as well. It's not unusual for select groups of the legislative body to meet with the President, or White House staff, but meeting with the entire collective of Senators is.

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  • Senate set to confirm Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary
Senate set to confirm Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary

Department of Agriculture Secretary of Agriculture", said MFBF President Kevin Paap. He has owned several agricultural businesses, but isn't related to or affiliated with the food company Perdue or the poultry producer Perdue Farms. Members of the Agriculture Committee have a lot of work to do over the next two years, including reauthorization of t...

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  • Rare White House briefing called over escalating situation in North Korea
Rare White House briefing called over escalating situation in North Korea

The briefing comes as Washington and Pyongyang exchange repeated threats toward one another after missile and nuclear tests by North Korea. Trump , who called the leaders of China and Japan during the weekend, told U.N. Doing so, of course, comes with a huge price, as while the USA has downplayed North Korea's ability to retaliate with nuclear w...

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  • North Korea parades around a bunch of dicks for founder's birthday celebration
North Korea parades around a bunch of dicks for founder's birthday celebration

The official added that if the USA shows any sign of "reckless" military aggression, Pyongyang is ready to launch a pre-emptive strike of its own. On Wednesday, the Global Times , a Chinese media organ loosely connected to the Communist Party leadership, threatened that Beijing could severely limit oil shipments to North Korea if its does not ...

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  • Four lightly wounded in Tel Aviv terror attack
Four lightly wounded in Tel Aviv terror attack

The incident in Tel Aviv occurred along its popular seaside promenade. Others died during clashes and protests. Four people were wounded in an apparent terror attack at a hotel on the Tel Aviv beachfront by a Palestinian teen armed with wire-cutters, police said Sunday.

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  • Arkansas execution plan again thrown into doubt
Arkansas execution plan again thrown into doubt

The Arkansas Supreme Court cleared the way for Lee's execution earlier Thursday, overturning an injunction that blocked the use of a lethal injection drug. "I pray this lawful execution brings closure for the Reese family", Attorney General Leslie Rutledge said in a statement . Another state judge granted such an order last week, but he was qu...

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  • Louth shop ready for 10th Record Store Day
Louth shop ready for 10th Record Store Day

Record Store Day started in 2007 as a way to "celebrate and spread the word about the unique culture surrounding almost 1400 independently owned record stores in the US", according to its website. Customers should have a wish list ready, Crain said, and "I'll pull one of everything they want". Cade: In the earlier years, that was definitely th...

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  • Rams provide a look at how they learned their schedule
Rams provide a look at how they learned their schedule

It will then be finally when we know the exact date of their London showdown against the Los Angeles Rams. It marks their third time overseas in London since the league began doing so in 2007. 17). The Rams will close the season on New Year's Eve against the 49ers, which the Rams lost both meetings last year. The Chargers will play eight matches ...

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  • That 'Armada' Heading To North Korea? Actually, It Sailed South
That 'Armada' Heading To North Korea? Actually, It Sailed South

On Tuesday, the New York Times reported that while Trump and Spicer were touting the strike group's new mission to North Korea, "the Carl Vinson [and] the four other warships in its strike force were at that very moment sailing in the opposite direction, to take part in joint exercises with the Australian Navy in the Indian Ocean, 3,500 miles s...

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  • Babri Masjid demolition: Indian SC restores conspiracy charges against BJP leaders
Babri Masjid demolition: Indian SC restores conspiracy charges against BJP leaders

The court also ordered that no adjournment was be given under normal circumstances. Hindu fundamentalists with pickaxes and crowbars razed the structure to the ground in December 1992. Hindu hard-liners, including BJP members, say they want to build a new temple to Ram on the site. The Babri Masjid was built in the town of Ayodha in the 16th ce...

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  • Supreme Court bans Jehovah's Witnesses in Russia
Supreme Court bans Jehovah's Witnesses in Russia

But Thursday's ruling also means the sect's Russian assets - including its St. Petersburg headquarters and almost 400 chapters - will become state property, according to the Tass news agency. "The main problem that we face now is misuse of the anti-extremism law. We respect government, and we are politically totally neutral", said Yaroslav Sivuls...

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  • French candidates boost security ahead of tense vote
French candidates boost security ahead of tense vote

The men, both French, one born in 1987 and the other in 1993, are "suspected of wanting to commit, in an imminent way, a violent action on the eve of the French presidential election", the minister said. A hologram of French Left party leader and candidate for the 2017 French presidential election Jean-Luc Melenchon speaks to supporters who gathere...

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  • U.S. weighs giving Saudis more military aid for Yemen efforts
U.S. weighs giving Saudis more military aid for Yemen efforts

A Saudi military Black Hawk helicopter has crashed in Yemen, killing at least 12 military personnel, Saudi's SPA news agency reported on Tuesday. The coalition gave no details on how the aircraft was brought down. To that end, Mr Mattis has asked for the lifting of restrictions imposed by that former president Barack Obama on arms sales to the ...

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  • 22 killed in Sri Lanka as massive mound of garbage collapses
22 killed in Sri Lanka as massive mound of garbage collapses

Security Forces Headquarters (West) commander Major Gen Sudantha Ranasinghe is leading the rescue operation. Authorities say the number of dead and missing has risen from the collapse of a massive garbage mound in Meetotamulla. Footage filmed by the BBC on Saturday showed people continuing to dump rubbish at Meethotamulla. "But they brought the...

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  • Presidential election sees upheaval but no change in outlook
Presidential election sees upheaval but no change in outlook

Far-right candidate for the presidential election Marine Le Pen waves to supporters at the end of her speech during a meeting in La Bazoche Gouet, central France , Monday, April 3, 2017. He has resisted calls to step down and hit out a "conspiracy" against him but shows no sign of recovering in the polls as the scandal over thousands of euros of p...

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  • Is Bannon in peril? Trump comments worry his populist base
Is Bannon in peril? Trump comments worry his populist base

The seder, held Monday on the first night of Passover in the Indian Treaty Room of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, continued a custom begun by President Barack Obama. Bannon came onto the campaign in August at the same time as Kellyanne Conway (left). Given Trump's comments about Bannon, you wonder if he's in an itchy mood and looking...

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  • Man tied to Army jeep in Kashmir allegedly to avoid stone pelting
Man tied to Army jeep in Kashmir allegedly to avoid stone pelting

The DGP said an FIR has also been lodged after a video surfaced in which an ITBP personnel was seen shooting right in the head of a stone-pelting protester outside a polling station in same area. "Since 1989 the phenomenon of using human shields in Kashmir continues unabated", Parvez posted on Facebook. However, our jawans have shown patience even ...

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  • White House decides against releasing visitor records
White House decides against releasing visitor records

This decision, which the administration says will save taxpayers money while cutting down on security and privacy risks, has drawn fast criticism from open government advocates. "This week, we sued the Trump administration to make sure they would continue to release the logs". In addition to the things Trump and his administration have done to ...

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