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The high-profile failure came as the country tried to show off its military and nuclear capabilities on the day of the birth anniversary of North Korea's late founder, as a USA aircraft carrier reached near Korean Peninsula . Beijing has strenuously opposed THAAD, arguing it could hurt its strategic security interests. "North Korea is a liability to everybody and it's a threat not just to the United States, not just to South Korea, not just to Japan , not just to Russian Federation, but ...
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    Park was accused of taking a total of 59.2 billion won (52 million US dollars) in bribes both directly and indirectly from business conglomerates, called chaebol here, and their founding families. The Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office also filed charges against ex-presidential aide Woo Byung-woo and Lotte Group Chairman Shin Dong-bin - both without physical detention - over allegations tied to Park's case.
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  • JetBlue Airways March Traffic And Capacity Increase

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    Several other equities analysts have also weighed in on the stock. 06/23/2016 - JetBlue Airways Corporation had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Credit Suisse. Sales growth past 5 years was measured at 8.00%. To make a proper assessment, investors seek a sound estimate of this year's and next year's earnings per share (EPS), as well as a strong sense of how much the company will earn even farther down the road.
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    Police have warned residents of Pennsylvania, New York, Indiana and MI to be on the lookout for Stephens , . Williams told reporters Monday morning that Stephens has a number of motor vehicle and traffic violations but no criminal record.
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    MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS was down 0.4 percent, though many markets in the region, including Australia, Singapore and Hong Kong, were closed for Good Friday. On Monday, Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urged North Korea to refrain from taking further provocative actions, comply with United Nations resolutions and abandon its nuclear missile development.
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    Pyongyang didn't respond to requests from China Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Wu Dawei, the country's top envoy for North Korean nuclear affairs, to meet with their North Korean counterparts, according to the people, who asked not to be identified because the discussions were private.