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Gen. Sam Greaves, Missile Defense Agency director. The test of the so-called THAAD system, which the United States wants to set up in South Korea, came two days after North Korea's second test of an ICBM. Lockheed Martin Corp, the prime contractor for the system, said it has the ability to intercept incoming missiles from both inside and outside the Earth's atmosphere.
  • Ozamiz mayor Parojinog killed in police raid

    Ozamiz mayor Parojinog killed in police raid

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    ZAMBOANGA, Philippines-Philippine police fatally shot a city mayor, who was among politicians the president publicly linked to illegal drugs, and six others in a gunbattle that erupted Sunday when they reportedly resisted arrest, officials said.
  • Who is John Kelly, Trump's new chief of staff?

    Who is John Kelly, Trump's new chief of staff?

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    Following is a partial list of officials who have been fired, have left the administration or were nominated by Trump for a position but did not take the job. His final job in the military, as head of U.S. Southern Command in Miami, gave Kelly deep insight into the criminal networks ravaging South America, Central America and the Caribbean, and their illicit trafficking pipeline - for drugs, guns and people - running north through Mexico and into the United States.
  • Priebus says Trump sought a different direction

    Priebus says Trump sought a different direction

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    Kelly's experience as Homeland Security secretary and a veteran of three tours in Iraq — along with a sobering family tragedy — suggests he'll be a loyal manager for Trump when he starts the job Monday. Kelly has been at the forefront of his mind because he's not a dramatic future and he has executed for the president on immigration policy. Rep. Peter King of NY sat across from the outgoing chief of staff on Air Force One's return flight to Washington and said Priebus "kept a poker face".
  • One-year-old dies after hours in hot vehicle

    One-year-old dies after hours in hot vehicle

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    One-year-old Josiah Riggins was pronounced dead after police and firefighters were called the scene near the Church of God in Christ. Just one day earlier, 7-month-old Zane Endress was pronounced dead after being left inside a auto in a northeast Phoenix neighborhood.
  • Patna HC adjourns plea challenging new Nitish government till 31 July

    Patna HC adjourns plea challenging new Nitish government till 31 July

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    However, the fact that he had made up his mind to abandon the alliance has been very clear for some time now. The chief minister pledged to take the state to new heights of development. Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Rajasthan, and Tripura pick new governments in 2018. It was his "paranoia" to safeguard his Muslim support that laid the seeds of his break from the BJP.In June 2012, Nitish cancelled a party he had hosted for top BJP leaders assembled in ...
  • Gunman kills one, injures three in shooting at German nightclub

    Gunman kills one, injures three in shooting at German nightclub

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    A man opened fire at Club Grey around 4.30 am local time on Sunday (30 June), killing one person. One police officer was also injured in the exchange of gunfire. German police said in a statement that special commando forces had been deployed in the city, as it was not clear if the suspect was acting alone or if he had accomplices.
  • Hamburg supermarket attacker a 'known Islamist,' official says

    Hamburg supermarket attacker a 'known Islamist,' official says

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    Around 3.10pm, the man entered a supermarket belonging to the Edeka chain on Fuhlsbuettler Strasse, a lively shopping street in the Barmbek district of northern port city Hamburg . The man, a failed asylum seeker born in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), attacked customers at random on Friday. Hamburg's mayor said that the man had apparently sought shelter in Germany and that authorities had been unable to deport him because he had no papers.
  • Pakistan's Former Prime Minister Nominates Successor, Interim

    Pakistan's Former Prime Minister Nominates Successor, Interim

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    Nawaz Sharif stepped down as Pakistan's prime minister Friday, after the Supreme Court ordered his removal over accusations of corruption in a ruling that is likely to shift the country's tumultuous political balance. Deploring the dynastic politics, PTI Chairman Imran Khan said that his party will file a corruption reference against Shahbaz Sharif with regard to Hudaibiya Paper Mills case.