• Federal Bureau of Investigation obtained Fisa warrant to snoop on former Trump adviser Carter Page

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    During his Thursday morning appearance on Good Morning America , Page was asked if he had met with any Russian government officials during his trip to Moscow last July, for a speaking gig at a school for economics. According to KellyAnne Conway in the Washington Post article that was published previous year, "I have not spoken with him at all, in fact, meaning he's not part of our national security or foreign policy briefings that we do now at all, certainly not since I have become ...
  • Kim Jong-Un oversees North Korea display of military strength

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    Amid rising regional tensions, Pyongyang residents have been preparing. China's national airline, Air China, weeks ago canceled some flights to Pyongyang due to poor demand but it has not suspended all flights there, it said on Friday, denying a report by Chinese state broadcaster CCTV that all flights run by the airline between the two cities were to be suspended.
  • Boston Marathon remains an inspiration for all who run

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    Her bib number, 261, remains famous. Africans took eight of the top 10 spots in the women's race. She endured a number of injuries and setbacks and time away from her 6-year-old daughter while training, but Brezniak says running for the kids makes it all worth it.
  • Canada announces legislation to legalize recreational marijuana

    Canada announces legislation to legalize recreational marijuana

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    The Liberal government has also pledged to have a public campaign rolled out to educate people on the dangers of marijuana use, especially when driving and combined with alcohol and other drugs. Zandberg says he views the recommendations, which include setting the national minimum age at 18, but give the right to province to harmonize it with alcohol age minimums, allow provinces to determine distribution but allow mail order nationally, and restrict advertising and promotion in a way ...
  • White House responds to news of North Korea's failed missile launch

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    In a show of force a few days ago, the USA dispatched what President Donald Trump called an "armada" of ships, including an aircraft carrier, into waters off the Korean Peninsula. For North Korea, this could become a strategic asset with South Korea in range of the ballistic missile. "It will be the largest of miscalculations if the United States treats us like Iraq and Libya, which are living out miserable fates as victims of aggression, and Syria, which didn't respond immediately even ...
  • Thousands of migrants rescued in 3 days in Mediterranean

    Thousands of migrants rescued in 3 days in Mediterranean

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    The United Nations estimates that 32,750 people have arrived in Europe by sea so far this year, despite the risky winter weather. The migrants, many from Nigeria and Senegal with some from Bangladesh, are among an estimated 20,000 held by criminal gangs in irregular detention centres in Libya, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said .
  • Construction worker, 71, claims $177M jackpot in Arkansas

    Construction worker, 71, claims $177M jackpot in Arkansas

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    The winning numbers from Friday's drawing were 05-10-55-60-73, and the Megaball was 12, with a Megaplier® of X5. "All I can say is, we're blessed - and keep buying lottery tickets!", said Cantu at the news conference, where he was presented with an oversized check by ASL director Bishop Woosley.
  • Turkey's Opposition calls for annulment of referendum

    Turkey's Opposition calls for annulment of referendum

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    Erdogan declared a narrow victory in the vote, which marked the biggest overhaul of modern Turkish politics. Many of them are poor, religious conservatives from the Turkish interior who credit Erdogan's government with raising their standard of living.
  • Australian PM arrives on four-day India visit

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    As India prepares to welcome Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull next week, negotiators from both sides are hammering out details for the first shipment of Australian uranium under the bilateral civil nuclear agreement. Previous year two-way trade in goods and services was almost $20 billion, more than double what it was a decade ago. It groups the 10 members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and a further half-dozen countries, including India, with which ASEAN has free ...
  • Pence assures Japan America is with ally '100 percent'

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    The Trump administration has signaled a more forceful USA stance toward North Korea's recent missile tests and threats, including a warning from Trump that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has " gotta behave ". Back before the age of Twitter , a previous United States president traveled to within spitting distance of North Korea and issued a stark warning about the nuclear aspirations of that country's leaders.