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North Korea's Deputy Foreign Minister Han Song-ryol told the BBC that an "all out war" could result if the U.S. took military action. Beijing says the system threatens its own security by allowing the U.S.to monitor flights and other activity in northeastern China, and has retaliated against South Korean businesses while its military has threatened to take unspecified action in response.
  • Falsely labelled pills found in investigation into the death of Prince

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    Last week ABC News spoke to the Carver County Sheriff's Office, which said the investigation into Prince's death is "open and active". At the singer's famous Minnesota compound (known as Paisley Park), there was a suitcase labeled with the name " Peter Bravestrong ", which sources have said is an alias Prince often used while traveling.
  • Melania Trump nudges President to put hand over heart during national anthem

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    Monday's event marked the White House's 139th egg roll event, which started under President James Madison in 1814. The Trumps then went down and joined the crowd briefly. Melania Trump's communications director Stephanie Grisham told CNN she chose to bring back the military bands and focused on family this year. She has been working on this for a long time to make it flawless and we wanted to keep it just right, but before she speaks, I want to congratulate her on this wonderful day ...
  • 2 dead, 9 wounded in Monday shootings across Chicago

    2 dead, 9 wounded in Monday shootings across Chicago

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    The man was taken to Holy Cross Hospital, where his condition was stabilized. In the pouring rain, the man pulled a fur-lined hood over his head and stood on the porch of his younger brother's home in Chicago's Douglas Park neighborhood early Sunday, watching police investigate the city's first homicide of the weekend.
  • North Korea's failed missile test draws dueling rhetoric

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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". This is a developing story. Thornton said any new North Korean nuclear test "would draw a pretty significant worldwide response". Pence's two main goals are to spur increased USA access to Japanese markets and strengthen Japanese foreign investment, they said.
  • Kenyans sweep to victories at Boston Marathon

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    It was the same hand upon which she wears her mother's engagement ring. "If I quit, everybody would say it was a publicity stunt". "Kind of jog it, high five kids and maybe drink a beer", she said with a laugh, "and have a great time". It was the biggest showing in the top 10 for American men since seven of them finished there in 1985. The 121st running of the Boston Marathon - and the fourth since the bombings - began on a warm Patriots Day, with mobility-impaired competitors setting ...
  • What It Means, and Why It Matters — Georgia's Special Election

    What It Means, and Why It Matters — Georgia's Special Election

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    That kind of steep drop-off aligns with other Democratic candidates in midterms. "I thought that the country would wake up at some point". "This is not a normal election for the sixth". Democrats think they've found an early test case for their theory: The special election in Georgia's 6th District. Ron Raitz, a district six resident who owns his own business, describes himself as a Libertarian who tends to vote Republican.
  • Donald Trump's signs kid's hat then throws it into crowd

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    The event, which has been described as the "Super Bowl of White House social events", is an early test for Melania Trump, whose office is responsible for organizing the day. "So thank you, everybody, for being here". This year, he scaled down his attire to a tie with bunnies on it. Critics who may have been on the lookout for proof of an unorganized event instead found what looked like a relatively routine gathering, although with a smaller crowd and fewer celebrities in attendance than ...
  • Kids Hunt for Extra Special Easter Eggs at 'Eggcessable' Easter Egg Hunt

    Kids Hunt for Extra Special Easter Eggs at 'Eggcessable' Easter Egg Hunt

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    This was Tebbetts' first time keeping an eye out for Brayden, who seemed like a seasoned pro at grabbing as numerous candy-filled, multi-colored plastic Easter eggs he could carry. The kids first learned about different animals that come from eggs; they even got to see and interact with a few of them. Hundreds attended the 17th Annual Easter Egg Hunt presented by RP Broadcasting on Saturday morning at Bemidji High School.
  • 9-Year-Old Injured in San Bernardino School Shooting 'Recovering Well'

    9-Year-Old Injured in San Bernardino School Shooting 'Recovering Well'

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    After killing teacher Karen Smith and wounding the two boys, 53-year-old Cedric Anderson turned the gun on himself. The other student, a 9-year-old, is hospitalized in stable condition. Classes at North Park Elementary resumed Monday, a week after the shooting. "It is one of the most organized and well-prepared police departments around".
  • Trump welcomes 21000 to his first Easter Egg Roll

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    However, people who were reading Matt McDermott's Twitter feed were under the impression that Trump didn't attend any church services, even though multiple outlets reported on his activity. The president and first lady were married there in 2005 , and Barron was christened there in 2006. We're right on track, you see what's happening? In the sketch , McCarthy's Spicer showed up sporting a bunny suit for a press conference with a bunch of children .
  • Anti-Trump protesters beat apparent Trump supporter

    Anti-Trump protesters beat apparent Trump supporter

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    According to authorities, eleven people were injured, including one who was stabbed. But Rhodes credited Berkeley police for new tactics that mostly kept the two sides apart and "our side chilled and relaxed", though fights broke out among both groups throughout the morning and afternoon.