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U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is making a pitch for President Donald Trump's economic policies, telling U.S. and Japanese business leaders that a tax overhaul and cut in regulations will help business on both sides of the Pacific. The Trump administration has signaled a forceful US stance on North Korea's recent actions, dispatching Pence to the Demilitarized Zone dividing North and South Korea on Monday in a show of American resolve.
  • Britain to head to the polls on 8 June

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    If May's plan is approved by Parliament, the election will be Britain's third general election in seven years, and it comes less than a year after the referendum that decided the United Kingdom would withdraw from the EU. Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May (C) delivers a speech to Conservative Party members as they launch their election campaign in Walmsley Parish Hall in Bolton in north-western Greater Manchester, April 19, 2017 .
  • U.S. aircraft carrier to reach waters near North Korea next week

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    THE declaration last week that the USA had sent an aircraft carrier barrelling towards waters off the Korean Peninsula put tensions with North Korea at boiling point. That was when tensions peaked over the possibility of North Korea's nuclear or missile test on the occasion of the birthday of national founder Kim Il-sung.
  • Stayzilla co-founder Yogendra Vasupal finally gets conditional bail

    Stayzilla co-founder Yogendra Vasupal finally gets conditional bail

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    It is also being said that the counsellor for Jigsaw had pushed for an out of court settlement today. As per media reports , last a bail application was submitted by Vasupal's advocate to the Madras High Court, for his bail. Vasupal had posted two blog posts, one making a fervent plea for help and other asserting that he had no intentions to cheat as made out by Jigsaw.
  • Melania Trump gives Donald cheeky reminder during anthem

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    Families attended dressed in their Easter best, and for some that even meant bunny ears. Melania Trump spoke to the crowd prior to the festivities. There have been stylish first ladies throughout the history of the U.S., there have even been first ladies who were ex-models, but is Melania Trump (née Knauss) the hottest? Trump also took a moment to recognize his wife for her hard work in making their first Easter in the White House a special one.
  • First DREAMer To Be Deported Sues Trump Administration

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    The Department of Homeland Security said Wednesday that Montes was entitled to be in the us until early next year under DACA, reversing its position a day earlier that his status had expired in August 2015 and wasn't renewed. He was deported again on February 20 "without any documentation or records of his removal", the complaint states. "There are no records or evidence to support MONTES-Bojorquez's claim that he was detained or taken to the Calexico Port of Entry on February 18, 2017", ...
  • Japan says Pacific Rim pact offers best trade deals

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    Vice President Mike Pence has reaffirmed the importance what he says is the strategic partnership between the United States and the world's most populous Muslim nation Indonesia. A Japanese official says a difference in approach remains with the USA despite an agreement on a framework for new bilateral economic talks. Trump assailed the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal during his 2016 campaign and announced shortly after his inauguration that the USA would withdraw from the Pacific ...
  • Atlanta Braves Celebrate New Stadium

    Atlanta Braves Celebrate New Stadium

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    The Braves also have a new Aaron statue at the park. But for a lot of other folks, beginning with former Braves great Chipper Jones, the night was mostly about the $662 million ballpark. "I think this makes more sense". "It has that ambiance". Reliever Mauricio Cabrera (elbow strain) threw a bullpen session before the game. Those worries increased when a fire under an underpass of another Atlanta interstate two weeks ago closed a section of that highway.
  • North Korea marks founder's 105th birth anniversary

    North Korea marks founder's 105th birth anniversary

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    Meanwhile, Vice President Pence is traveling to South Korea this weekend. Trump tweeted, "I explained to the President of China that a trade deal with the US will be far better for them if they solve the North Korean problem!" South Korea's military also detected the failed launch.
  • United States carrier heading toward Korean Peninsula

    United States carrier heading toward Korean Peninsula

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    After decades of failure to stop North Korea's march toward a nuclear arsenal, some see Trump's bluster as a shrewd attempt to press China, the North's most important ally and trading partner, into pressuring North Korea more aggressively over its nuclear program.