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Other stars such as LL Cool J and Lionel Richie were wavering, with Richie saying he would "play it by ear". Trump's sudden announcement that he would be skipping the Kennedy Center Honors - months before the event is scheduled to take place - is reminiscent of his decision (tweeted in February) to forego the White House Correspondents' Association dinner (in April).
  • South Korean president says 'there will not be a war'

    South Korean president says 'there will not be a war'

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    Over the last ten days, Pyongyang has threatened to fire missiles toward the USA territory of Guam, and Trump promised to visit "fire" and "fury" on North Korea if it continued to threaten the US, before warning his military was " locked and loaded " and ready for battle.
  • South Korea vows no war despite North's missile threat

    South Korea vows no war despite North's missile threat

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    North Korean media reported on Tuesday that Kim had delayed the decision on firing four missiles towards Guam , a USA territory home to an air base and Navy facility, while he waited to see what the United States did next. Gen. Joseph Dunford , the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff , told reporters in Beijing that President Trump had asked military commanders to "develop credible viable military options " and "that's exactly what we're doing".
  • Mattis: US will stop North's missile attacks

    Mattis: US will stop North's missile attacks

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    Mattis stressed that the US will first take steps to put diplomatic and economic pressure on the North to realize the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, and reaffirmed that Washington will closely consult Seoul on all the steps. Mr Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon s aid in an interview with The American Prospect: "There's no military solution (to North Korea's nuclear threats), forget it".
  • Will act if N Korea launches missile

    Will act if N Korea launches missile

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    Japan hosts more than 50,000 USA military personnel and is in range of North Korean missiles. Tillerson said any diplomatic challenge the USA faces "has to be backed by a strong military outcome if North Korea chooses wrongly". Tensions in East Asia have risen in recent weeks. Asked Thursday about those comments, Tillerson and Mattis pushed back. US fears about North Korea's missile and nuclear bomb programs have grown in recent weeks.
  • How Analysts Rated SL Green Realty Corp (NYSE:SLG) Last Week?

    How Analysts Rated SL Green Realty Corp (NYSE:SLG) Last Week?

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    Capital Finance Advisers Limited Liability Company has 0% invested in Healthcare Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:HR). The stock decreased 0.76% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $19.53. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, March 21 by Evercore. Jefferies maintained Healthcare Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:HR) rating on Thursday, August 10.
  • Patriots Rumors: Tom Brady and other starters expected to play vs Texans

    Patriots Rumors: Tom Brady and other starters expected to play vs Texans

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    How many current National Football League quarterbacks have attended special teams meetings? Tom Brady and other key members of the starting unit should be in the starting lineup after a bad week of training camp down in West Virginia. "I feel like I've worked hard to get to this point", Brady told Glazer . "I think we have a really good situation here", O'Brien said. "So going into my 18th year, I've learned a lot".
  • Nationals' Max Scherzer Scratched From Start With Neck Injury

    Nationals' Max Scherzer Scratched From Start With Neck Injury

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    The team scratched him from his scheduled start earlier in the day, then opted to place him on the DL - retroactive to August 15 - about an hour before the scheduled first pitch against the Padres. Jackson tossed 7.0 innings of one-run ball to get the first win of his 15-year career against the Friars. MLB All-Star and two-time Cy Young Award victor Scherzer removed himself from a start with neck pain on August 1.
  • Rich tributes paid to Dr Ruth Pfau

    Rich tributes paid to Dr Ruth Pfau

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    A state funeral with full national honours was held in Karachi for Dr Ruth Pfau , a symbol of selflessness and devotion who passed away at the age of 87 earlier this month. Social activists , medical practitioners, nurses' representatives, lawyers and representatives of different segments of society expressed deep sorrow over the demise of Dr Ruth Pfau , who spent more than half a century in Pakistan battling leprosy.
  • Spanish attack started with botched blast

    Spanish attack started with botched blast

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    Said Oukabir stated that it was "in shock" after the announcement by the police in the Catalan that his two sons were suspected of involvement in the attacks in Spain. The dead and injured came from 34 countries, ranging from Australia, France and Germany to Pakistan and the Philippines. The tweet said: "There is nobody held up in any bar in the center of Barcelona ".
  • Russian Federation stabbing: Eight hurt as knifeman attacks people in street

    Russian Federation stabbing: Eight hurt as knifeman attacks people in street

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    All were rushed to hospital with two in a critical condition. Authorities Saturday said the incident was being treated as a terror attack, with an 18-year-old Moroccan shot in the leg by police now in custody. Social media images from the scene showed a police officer kneeling over the suspect who was lying on the ground with his face covered. Surgut is the capital of the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area, a region east of the Urals which is the center of Russia's oil and gas production industry.