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The rhetoric that US President Donald Trump has been using in connection with North Korea is reminiscent of former US President George W. Bush's statements on preventive war, Head of the Regional Security Department of the Defense Studies Center at the Russian Institute for Strategic Studies Sergei Yermakov said on Friday.
  • Trump's actions trigger health premium hikes for 2018

    Trump's actions trigger health premium hikes for 2018

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    Companies who fear that Mr. Trump would cut off critical reimbursements jacked up their requested rates from 2 percent to 23 percent, Kaiser said. The level of uncertainty about Mr. Only 17 counties, all but three in Nevada, remain without insurers now enlisted to participate in an Affordable Care Act exchange for 2018. And it's a line of attack Republicans - at least to this point - have no obvious answer to.
  • Freed hostage abandoned Christianity for Islam

    Freed hostage abandoned Christianity for Islam

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    Sweden has insisted it never paid any ransom and that Mr Gustafsson's release was obtained through negotiations. The South African government has insisted that no ransom was paid to free Stephen McGown, held hostage by Al-Qaeda in Mali for almost six years, despite some media reports saying $4.2 million was handed over.
  • Trump thinks he should have been even harder on North Korea

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    In a contentious exchange with NBC's Andrea Mitchell , Nauert was asked about the claims from many in Congress that Trump's warning to North Korea was bombastic or alarming. "We would like to see results". "Literally, [Trump] could get millions of people killed if he's not restrained", Humphrey said on MSNBC Thursday night .
  • White House's West Wing getting a makeover

    White House's West Wing getting a makeover

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    Early in their terms, presidents have historically redecorated the Oval Office to suit their personal style and taste. The tour included a stop in the Oval Office, its wall covered in plastic and the traditional carpet removed, exposing tricolor parquet floors.
  • Alabama judge drops teacher sex charges, says law unconstitutional

    Alabama judge drops teacher sex charges, says law unconstitutional

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    Carrie Witt , 44, was charged in March last year with having sex with the students aged between 16 and 19 years old while teaching at Decatur High School. Witt had the two charges dismissed without prejudice, but the state can still refile the charges if done in an appropriate amount of time. "Moreover, the Court does not encourage any similarly situated party to engage with impunity in what may very well be criminal behavior".
  • Two key players banned from Iran national team

    Two key players banned from Iran national team

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    Iran doesn't recognize Israel as a country and has barred all of its athletes from playing against any Israeli teams. Mahbod Ba, a Twitter user described as a Tehran-based art scholar, was among thousands that tagged Federation Internationale de Football Association on the social network requesting it "ban the Iranian national team" in response to the ban imposed on the two soccer stars.
  • More video played in Penn St. pledge death case

    More video played in Penn St. pledge death case

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    Johnson, a former state trooper, testified to the numerous times he attempted to serve Bream with a subpoena to appear in court, noting that he reportedly spoke with an individual who identified himself as Bream on the phone who agreed to meet but never showed up.
  • Debris from North Korea missile strike of Guam could reach PH

    Debris from North Korea missile strike of Guam could reach PH

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    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , in response, said that North Korea was considering an attack on Guam , a Pacific island which hosts multiple U.S. Keener said, as well as a Pentagon-financed study to explore how climate change may affect the island's freshwater resources. The UK Defense Ministry denied to Sputnik on Friday the reports that the United States had asked the UK air force to join an operation to locate nuclear sites in North Korea.
  • Bihar MLA demands CBI probe into IAS officer Pandey's death

    Bihar MLA demands CBI probe into IAS officer Pandey's death

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    His cell phone and the suicide note which was kept in a Nike bag was recovered from Room No. 742 of Hotel Leela Palace in Delhi. "It will be transported to Guwahati airport on Saturday morning", said a senior police officer.While the police did not reveal details about the alleged suicide note, SSP (Ghaziabad) H.