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North Korea's Test of Rocket Engine Shows 'Meaningful Progress,' South Says - New York Times

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:32

New York Times

North Korea's Test of Rocket Engine Shows 'Meaningful Progress,' South Says
New York Times
Kim Jong-un, the leader of North Korea, inspecting the ground jet test of a newly developed high-thrust engine at the Sohae launching station in Tongchang-ri, in a photograph released by the North's official news agency. Credit Korean Central News ...

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Germany's defense minister to Trump: No, we don't owe NATO money - CNN

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 00:06

CNN

Germany's defense minister to Trump: No, we don't owe NATO money
CNN
(CNN) Germany's defense minister has rejected claims from US President Donald Trump that her country owes NATO "vast sums of money." In a statement released on Sunday, Ursula von der Leyen said "there is no debt account in NATO. To relate the 2% ...
US Pays 22.14 % of NATO Budget; Germany 14.65 %; 13 Allies Pay Below 1%CNSNews.com
Germany Trades Barbs With Trump on Defense After Merkel MeetingBloomberg
Germany rejects Trump claim: 'There is no debt account at NATO'The Hill
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Nationwide search for armed teacher believed to have abducted 15-year-old Elizabeth Thomas - International Business Times UK

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 22:53

International Business Times UK

Nationwide search for armed teacher believed to have abducted 15-year-old Elizabeth Thomas
International Business Times UK
Tennessee Bureau of Investigations receives tipoffs from 24 states and believes sacked tutor could have taken girl anywhere. James Tennent. By James Tennent. March 20, 2017 03:53 GMT. Elizabeth Thomas. Tad Cummins. Elizabeth Thomas, 15, and her ...

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Concern Grows for Tennessee Girl, 15, Who Vanished With Teacher, 50 - NBCNews.com

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 21:15

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Concern Grows for Tennessee Girl, 15, Who Vanished With Teacher, 50
NBCNews.com
Investigators put out an urgent call Sunday for help finding Tennessee high school freshman Elizabeth Thomas, who disappeared along with an armed former teacher a week ago, according to authorities who said they were deeply concerned "about his ...
Police: Hunt continues for armed teacher who kidnapped studentCNN
School documents show relationship between Cummins, ThomasWKRN.com
National search continues for missing Tennessee teenChron.com
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Was Trump Golfing? White House Shrouds Time at His Clubs in Mystery - New York Times

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 20:09

New York Times

Was Trump Golfing? White House Shrouds Time at His Clubs in Mystery
New York Times
President Trump's motorcade en route to Trump International Golf Club on Sunday in West Palm Beach, Fla. Credit Al Drago/The New York Times. WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — President Trump spent seven hours this weekend at Trump International Golf Club ...
Trump, critic of Obama's golfing, regularly hits the linksCNN
Trump discusses VA after promising 'major meeting'The Hill (blog)
Trump's 'major meeting' on veterans affairs doesn't happenPolitico
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Teenager survives crocodile attack in Queensland - BBC News

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 19:07

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Teenager survives crocodile attack in Queensland
BBC News
An Australian teenager has survived a crocodile attack after entering a river apparently on a dare, authorities say. Lee de Paauw, 18, managed to escape the reptile when it latched on to his arm in Far North Queensland on Sunday. He suffered ...
Crocodile attacks Aussie teen who jumped into river on dareWashington Post
'Blood everywhere' after crocodile mauls teenNEWS.com.au
Crocodile hunt near Innisfail after man's body foundThe Australian
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Refugee Nearly Freezes To Death Fleeing To Canada Via Upstate New York Woods - Vermont Public Radio

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 18:08

Vermont Public Radio

Refugee Nearly Freezes To Death Fleeing To Canada Via Upstate New York Woods
Vermont Public Radio
This sign marks the Canadian side of the border at one rural area where many people are crossing illegally into Canada. Mamadou was in the woods somewhere within 20 miles of here. Kathleen Masterson / VPR ...

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Trump says North Korea dictator 'is acting very, very badly' - Fox News

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 17:23

Fox News

Trump says North Korea dictator 'is acting very, very badly'
Fox News
President Trump told reporters Sunday that North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un was "acting very, very badly" hours after the rogue state test-fired a new type of high-thrust rocket engine. The president made the remark on board Air Force One as he ...
North Korea rocket-engine test shows 'meaningful' progress: South KoreaReuters
Trump: North Korea 'acting very, very badly'The Hill
A History of North Korean MisadventuresThe Atlantic
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Police Chief: I Was Detained At JFK Airport Over My Name - Daily Beast

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 16:47

Daily Beast

Police Chief: I Was Detained At JFK Airport Over My Name
Daily Beast
A former police chief says that he was detained at JFK International Airport because his name appeared on a government watch list. Kelly Weill. 03.19.17 2:38 PM ET. Hassan Aden had all the right paperwork. The 30-year law enforcement veteran's passport ...
Retired Police Chief Says He Was Unlawfully Detained At JFK AirportHuffington Post
Former police chief says he was detained at JFKNew York Post
Former NC police chief detained at JFK for 90 minutesABC News
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Poll: Trump job approval hits new low - The Hill

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 16:36

The Hill

Poll: Trump job approval hits new low
The Hill
President Trump's job approval rating has dropped to a new low of 37 percent, according to the latest Gallup tracking poll. Only 37 percent of respondents approve of the job the president is doing, compared to 58 percent who disapprove. The daily ...

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Poll: Trump job approval hits new low - The Hill

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 16:36

The Hill

Poll: Trump job approval hits new low
The Hill
President Trump's job approval rating has dropped to a new low of 37 percent, according to the latest Gallup tracking poll. Only 37 percent of respondents approve of the job the president is doing, compared to 58 percent who disapprove. The daily ...
Trump's approval rating hit a new lowBusiness Insider
Trump's Approval Rating Hits New Record LowSlate Magazine (blog)
Trump approval rating sinks to new lowABC News
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Hawaii judge rejects Trump administration request to revise ruling against travel ban - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 16:18

Los Angeles Times

Hawaii judge rejects Trump administration request to revise ruling against travel ban
Los Angeles Times
The Hawaii judge who brought a national halt to President Trump's new travel ban last week has rejected the government's request to limit his ruling. In a short filing in his Honolulu court on Sunday, U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson told federal ...
Hawaii judge declines to narrow travel ban injunctionPolitico
The Latest: Judge rejects request to clarify travel orderWashington Post
Hawaii judge refuses to narrow travel ban haltThe Hill
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Xi Jinping, Rex Tillerson pledge cooperation over 'regional hot spots' - CNN

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 16:04

CNN

Xi Jinping, Rex Tillerson pledge cooperation over 'regional hot spots'
CNN
Beijing (CNN) Chinese President Xi Jinping met with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Sunday morning in Beijing, urging strengthened bilateral cooperation and "appropriate handling" of sensitive issues. Xi told Tillerson there are far more shared ...
What to worry about when you worry about North KoreaWashington Post
Tillerson Reassures Xi on Trump Meeting in 24-Hour Beijing TripBloomberg
Tillerson ends China trip with warm words from President XiReuters
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Trump, critic of Obama's golfing, regularly hits the links - CNN

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 15:20

Trump, critic of Obama's golfing, regularly hits the links
CNN
West Palm Beach, Florida (CNN) President Donald Trump, once a critic of his predecessor's golfing, has visited one of his golf courses in Florida -- seemingly to play the sport -- five of the last seven weekends. A president's golf play is far from ...

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Canadian wins $1M global teacher prize for work with Inuit - Washington Post

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 13:45

Washington Post

Canadian wins $1M global teacher prize for work with Inuit
Washington Post
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A Canadian school teacher who encourages hope and acts of kindness in an isolated corner of Quebec won a $1 million prize Sunday in what has become one of the most high-profile awards for teaching excellence.
Teacher from Canadian Inuit school wins $1m global prizeBBC News
Canadian wins $1M global award for teaching excellenceYahoo News
Coveted $1M prize for world's best teacher goes to NS woman working with Inuit in remote Quebec villageNational Post
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Clashes Break Out in Syrian Capital After Insurgents Attack - Voice of America

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 12:00

Voice of America

Clashes Break Out in Syrian Capital After Insurgents Attack
Voice of America
Smoke billows following a reported air strike in the rebel-held parts of the Jobar district, on the eastern outskirts of the Syrian capital Damascus, March 19, 2017. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on Google+ · Email to a Friend. Print.
Syria war: Damascus sees fierce clashes after rebel attackBBC News
Clashes in Syria capital after surprise rebel assaultYahoo News
Rebels attack Syrian government forces east of Damascus: monitor and rebelsReuters
Telegraph.co.uk
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Five things to watch at the House Intelligence Committee Russia hearing - Washington Post

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 11:05

Washington Post

Five things to watch at the House Intelligence Committee Russia hearing
Washington Post
FBI Director James B. Comey and NSA Director Adm. Mike Rogers will appear Monday before the House Intelligence Committee to speak about alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 elections, including potential connections between President Trump's ...
Lawmakers: No evidence to back Trump's wiretap claims against ObamaUSA TODAY
Comey set to testify on Capitol Hill on Russia, hacking, wiretappingFox News
'New info' in Obama-Trump spy probe not changing any mindsNew York Daily News
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World Day of Theatre, North Korea, Rex Tillerson, State Department, Highway 380 - Dallas News (blog)

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 11:00

Dallas News (blog)

World Day of Theatre, North Korea, Rex Tillerson, State Department, Highway 380
Dallas News (blog)
SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - MARCH 17: (L to R) U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks with South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se during a press conference on March 17, 2017 in Seoul, South Korea. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet ...
South Korea: The Asian economy that's open to the worldThe Drum
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South Korea Tourism Spend Analytics Forecast to 2025MilTech
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3 US soldiers shot in Afghanistan 'insider attack' - Fox News

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 10:18

Fox News

3 US soldiers shot in Afghanistan 'insider attack'
Fox News
Three U.S. Army soldiers were shot and wounded Sunday when an Afghan Army soldier opened fire on them inside a base in southern Afghanistan's volatile Helmand Province, officials told Fox News. The attack occurred around 1:30 p.m. local time at Camp ...
Three US troops wounded after Afghan soldier opens fireReuters
Three US Soldiers Shot, Wounded by Afghan Soldier at NATO Base in Helmand ProvinceNBCNews.com
3 US Personnel Wounded in Shooting by Afghan SoldierVoice of America
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3 US soldiers shot in Afghanistan 'insider attack' - Fox News

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 10:18

Fox News

3 US soldiers shot in Afghanistan 'insider attack'
Fox News
Three U.S. Army soldiers were shot and wounded Sunday when an Afghan Army soldier opened fire on them inside a base in southern Afghanistan's volatile Helmand Province, officials told Fox News. The attack occurred around 1:30 p.m. local time at Camp ...
Afghan soldier killed after shooting, wounding 3 US troopsWashington Post
Three US troops wounded after Afghan soldier opens fireReuters
3 US Personnel Wounded in Shooting by Afghan SoldierVoice of America
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