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U.S. defense officials described the port call as a show of force amid the rising tensions. Seoul lies only 25 miles from the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, well within artillery range. The USS Michigan, a nuclear-powered submarine, arrived at the South Korean port of Busan in what was described as a routine visit to rest the crew and load supplies.
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    Sessions told the Mark Levin Show he's confident the president will prevail with his administration's appeal of Watson's travel ban ruling . The attorney general of Hawaii's office (@Atghlgov) tweeted an image of the act admitting Hawaii into the Union in 1959.
  • Trump speaks with Egyptian president on church bombings

    Trump speaks with Egyptian president on church bombings

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    The bishop said the representative of Egypt security he met advised the state and the people cooperate to improve protection at churches. "Given the current circumstances and our solidarity with the families of the dead, we are going to limit our celebrations to Easter Mass", the Church said.
  • No need for US President Donald Trump's approval to use massive bomb

    No need for US President Donald Trump's approval to use massive bomb

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    Nangarhar provincial spokesman Attaullah Khogiani told CNN about the latest report. The exact death toll is unclear, with one Afghan official quoting the number as 92, and another claiming 90 people were killed. Local district chief Mohammad Ismail Shinwari said no civilian casualties were inflicted because civilians in the area of the bombing had been evacuated by the Afghan military.
  • Spicer: White House Following the Law on Visitor Logs

    Spicer: White House Following the Law on Visitor Logs

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    Mrs. Trump's White House visits have been few and far between since the president's inauguration, and her decision to stay in NY has been widely criticized for costing significant taxpayer money , even prompting a petition demanding that she move to the White House.
  • Mnuchin: President Trump has 'no intention' of releasing tax returns

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    USA multinational corporations would also see a low one-time tax on overseas profits, and a territorial system will be implemented that means companies would only owe US tax on what they earn domestically. Democrats have sought to use the tax debate to pressure Trump to release his returns, arguing the information is necessary to evaluate how Trump's tax proposals would affect his personal wealth and his business' bottom line.
  • EPA moves to block Obama's methane rule for oil and gas wells

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    NAACP President Cornell Brooks, members of his organization's IN chapter and East Chicago community leaders wrote a list of demands to present at that meeting. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is expected to tour the complex with Indiana's top elected officials. It was Copeland who ordered the evacuation of the West Calumet residents last summer.
  • Part of THAAD elements deployed in South Korea

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    South Korea said in a statement Wednesday that unspecified parts of THAAD were installed. The battery is expected to be operational by the end of the year, it added. The Trump administration told lawmakers Wednesday it will apply economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea to dismantle its nuclear weapons program, as an extraordinary White House briefing served to tamp down talk of military action against an unpredictable and increasingly unsafe US adversary.
  • Terrorism will recoil on those who nurture it

    Terrorism will recoil on those who nurture it

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    We need to encourage closer information exchanges and intelligence cooperation to address this threat". The defence minister said the scourge of terrorism remains the primary security challenge for all peaceful countries, asserting India will steadfastly partner all friendly countries confronted with the challenge of terrorism.
  • Ivanka Trump Booed At Women's Summit In Germany

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    She was asked by the panel's moderator whether the USA president could be considered a champion of women given his history of making sexist and misogynistic comments. Trump has been a vocal advocate for policies benefiting working women and vocational training. She spoke about how she is "very aligned" with the President on many issues.