• Stricken Iranian oil tanker continues to explode

    Stricken Iranian oil tanker continues to explode

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    This has increased concerns that the ship may break up and sink. Satellite footage of the ship indicates that the strength of the blaze has decreased since the collision on Saturday, although strong winds have already pushed it 50 kilometers further from the Chinese coastline.
  • Trump slams protections for immigrants from 'shithole countries'

    Trump slams protections for immigrants from 'shithole countries'

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    Sens. Lindsey Graham (R., S.C.) and Richard Durbin (D., Ill.) proposed cutting the visa lottery program by 50 percent and then prioritizing countries already in the system, a White House official said . Thursday's meeting came one day after Trump met with Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg at the White House. "Certain Washington politicians choose to fight for foreign countries, but President Trump will always fight for the American people ", White House spokesman Raj Shah said ...
  • Rand Paul says it's time to cut aid to Pakistan

    Rand Paul says it's time to cut aid to Pakistan

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    In the tweet , Trump accused Pakistan - a key USA anti-terrorism ally - of taking American leaders for "fools" and providing terrorists from neighboring Afghanistan "safe haven". "A ruler surrendered in a single phone call, our country, we went through the worst bloodbath", said Asif , about the military dictator Musharraf.
  • Who Is Headlining Firefly Music Festival 2018?

    Who Is Headlining Firefly Music Festival 2018?

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    And while reviews of the project have been mixed, his most recent single featuring 2 Chainz, the "Chloraseptic Remix," has people talking again. The 2018 Firefly Music Festival will be held from June 14-17 at the Woodlands in Dover .
  • Rallying: Loeb out of Dakar as Peterhansel forges on

    Rallying: Loeb out of Dakar as Peterhansel forges on

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    Toyota driver Bernhard ten Brinke is placed in the third position in the overall standings. They had very little help from the leading Peugeot, especially on the second part of the stage where there were nearly no tracks to follow. Hernandez finished the day seventh fastest, four minutes and twenty-eight seconds off the pace of Gonzalez Ferioli, but more importantly one minute and seventeen minutes off the pace of Casale, and behind French riders Simon Vitse and Bruno da Costa .
  • China Urges Japan to Avoid 'Artificial' Incidents Near Disputed Islands

    China Urges Japan to Avoid 'Artificial' Incidents Near Disputed Islands

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    The United States has long declined to take a position on the islands' sovereignty; however, Presidents Barack Obama and Donald Trump have both declared that the Senkakus will be protected under the U.S-Japan security alliance. The submarine was seen again on Thursday along with the Chinese frigate, and both had left the area by Thursday afternoon, according to the ministry.
  • United States diplomat: Talks require long halt of weapons tests by North Korea

    United States diplomat: Talks require long halt of weapons tests by North Korea

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    Technically, South Korea and the United States remain at war with North Korea after the Korean War ended in 1953 with an armistice instead of a peace treaty. President Donald Trump , who's said North Korea won't be allowed to develop a nuclear missile capable of hitting the US, also said Thursday that he expects the crisis with Kim's regime to be resolved without war.