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Regarding the U.S. Navy strike force's arrival in the western Pacific, Lu said: "We hope all parties will refrain from irresponsible actions that would be very risky at the moment". If China decides to help, that would be great. "China insists on realizing the denuclearization of the peninsula, insists on maintaining peace and stability on the peninsula, and advocates resolving the problem through peaceful means", Xi was quoted as saying.
  • Thousands of dog attacks on postal workers reported in 2016

    Thousands of dog attacks on postal workers reported in 2016

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    Safety Director Linda DeCarlo said. That's the warning from local postal officials after a new report puts Indianapolis among the top cities for the number of attacks by dogs on mail carriers. Overall, an estimated 4.5 million Americans are bitten by dogs annually, mostly children. Keep your dogs secured! Such attacks rose last year to 6,755, up 206 from the previous year and the highest in three decades.
  • China agrees to 'strong measures' if N. Korea conducts N-test

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    Spicer said Trump underscored the need for China to take concrete steps to level the playing field for American workers, stressing repeatedly the need for reciprocal market access. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, meanwhile, accused the United States of "playing the terrorism game" during his first phone talks with his USA counterpart Rex Tillerson since the U.S.
  • Another United Flyer Says He Was Ordered Off Plane

    Another United Flyer Says He Was Ordered Off Plane

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    This, the airline said, was in accordance with the airline's contract of carriage. The footage, recorded by passenger Joya Griffin Cummings, who was sat directly behind Dao on the plane, shows Dao remonstrating with the police officers there to remove him from the plane before he was eventually dragged from his seat in an aggressive fashion.
  • Russia's Foreign Minister Rips Trump as Tillerson Talks Begin

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    The vote on the Security Council resolution drafted by Britain, France and the United States was 10 in favor, Russian Federation and Bolivia against, and China, Kazakhstan and Ethiopia abstaining. Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov blasted USA claims that it has "irrefutable evidence" of election interference. -Russian dispute concerned culpability for the chemical weapons, broader disagreements over everything from Ukraine to Russia's support for once-fringe candidates in European ...
  • Easter Egg Hunt Ideas For Parents, Because Candy Isn't Just For Kids

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    The day was flawless weather for an egg hunt . "We ask parents to contain their children so that they do not run out into the egg area until their respective age group is told to go", organizers say. The Senior Easter Egg Hunt was put together by three members of the center, but Andrea Callaghan is credited with the idea. The egg hunt featured five different areas for children of all ages.
  • H.R. McMaster: Russia 'part of the problem' in supporting Assad

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    In Iran, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said the USA missile strike was a "a strategic error, and a repeat of the mistakes of the past", the state news agency IRNA reported. Meanwhile, US national security adviser Lieutenant-General H R McMaster described the US' goals to defeat IS as well as ousting Mr Assad as somewhat "simultaneous".
  • Anantnag by-election in Jammu and Kashmir postponed over fears of violence

    Anantnag by-election in Jammu and Kashmir postponed over fears of violence

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    The assembly constituency of Anantnag was left vacant previous year when Mehbooba Mufti resigned from the Lok Sabha to take over as Chief Minister after her father Mufti Mohammad Sayeed's death. Markets, public transport, educational institutions and other businesses were closed in Srinagar and other parts of the troubled valley. "Peaceful means and not violence are the only way ahead for getting the state out of the present difficulties", she said.
  • At UN, US tells Russian Federation it's isolating itself by backing Assad

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    It is the first visit by a member of President Donald Trump's administration to Russian Federation. Trump said Tillerson had completed a successful meeting with Putin, where "things went pretty well". The US claims the strike destroyed 20% of Syria's operational aircraft, a figure disputed by Russia's Defense Ministry. Investigators have concluded that sarin, chlorine and sulphur mustard gas have been used in Syria's civil war.