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The DPRK sent its athletes and cheerleaders as well as a high-ranking delegation to PyeongChang , showing its willingness to improve inter-Korean relations and ease tensions on the Korean Peninsula. The South's Ministry of Unification said that it hasn't been confirmed whether Kim orchestrated the sinking of the Cheonan , and that it was hard to pinpoint individuals responsible for the North's attacks.
  • Schools across USA get copycat threats after Florida shooting

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    Threats against schools across the United States have increased since the shooting in Parkland, Florida, on February 14. According to WCAX , a 14-year-old boy was arrested Tuesday for threats to the St. Arrests have been taking place across the nation due to the increased threats. Another five Iowa schools saw threats, including a bomb threat, between February 12 and February 19, according to the Des Moines Register .
  • Kolo Toure: City too good for Arsenal

    Kolo Toure: City too good for Arsenal

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    Being the professional he is, Petr Cech is never one to start a riot for not being featured, however he will feel disappointed. Aaron Ramsey will have a fitness test on Friday to determine his availability for Sunday's Carabao Cup final against Manchester City but Arsene Wenger believes Mesut Ozil will be fit to play.
  • IL shows progress, falls to No. 9 Purdue

    IL shows progress, falls to No. 9 Purdue

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    He's scored at least 22 points in four of his last five games and continues to evolve as a scorer with Purdue pushing towards March. Johnathan Williams scored 11 points, and Josh Perkins and Corey Kispert added 10 points apiece as the Bulldogs won their 10th consecutive game.
  • Tech3 to split with Yamaha after the 2018 MotoGP season

    Tech3 to split with Yamaha after the 2018 MotoGP season

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    One of MotoGP's longstanding partnerships is coming to an end, as Tech3 announced it will stop being Yamaha 's satellite racing team at the end of the 2018 season. "But obviously, we are the Monster Yamaha Team until the last lap of the Valencia GP 2018". After discussions with Hervé it was clear that he has chosen to align with a new partner for the future and therefore, regretfully, we were obliged to respect and accept his decision.
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    And he said that as "captains of industry turn their gaze to the infinite frontier", they would "usher in a new era of American space leadership". "Somewhere out there in space, there's a bright red Roadster going thousands of miles per hour, the fastest vehicle in history", Ross said.
  • Trump says violent video games 'shape' young minds

    Trump says violent video games 'shape' young minds

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    Trump did not acknowledge that in the USA, movies and video games are already issued ratings based on their violence, language, and mature content, with the Motion Picture Association of America and the Entertainment Software Rating Board having the ability to place restrictions on products that aren't deemed appropriate for viewing or purchase by those under 17 years of age.
  • US says Russia responsible for deaths of over 400 in Syria

    US says Russia responsible for deaths of over 400 in Syria

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    A lightly wounded Syrian girl is carried by a man at a makeshift clinic following Syrian government bombardments in Douma, in the besieged Eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus on Thursday. During a council meeting called by Russia, Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia presented a new raft of amendments to a draft resolution that would allow deliveries of humanitarian aid and medical evacuations during the pause.
  • Goggia captures Olympic downhill title, beats pal Vonn

    Goggia captures Olympic downhill title, beats pal Vonn

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    Next up will be Shiffrin's specialty - the slalom. At some point, and some point soon, we can discuss whether we can drop "female" from that description, respectfully shove the Swedish great Ingemar Stenmark to the side, and leave her atop the podium, alone.
  • Forecast: Mostly cloudy, scattered showers Friday

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    Fortunately, the temperatures with this round are well above freezing and we are looking at rain and not freezing rain or freezing drizzle overnight and Friday morning. WEDNESDAY: Mostly cloudy skies and scattered rain showers develop, with a high of 57 degrees. We dry out around the lunch hour and through the rest of our Thursday .
  • Immigrants Group Sues Trump for Ending Refugee Program

    Immigrants Group Sues Trump for Ending Refugee Program

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    The Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice partnered with the group Centro Presente to file the lawsuit , which states the federal government's decision to rescind the temporary immigration status for the two countries was "impermissibly infected by invidious discrimination on the basis of race, ethnicity, and/or national origin and therefore can not stand".
  • Arm teachers, open asylums: Trump on guns

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    Though Trump has suggested raising the minimum age for purchasing a firearm, an idea that has been roundly rejected by the NRA , he said he doesn't expect to clash with the gun rights group. President Trump has also directed Attorney General Jeff Sessions to draft regulations that would ban any devices that would turn legal, semi-automatic firearms into automatic weapons, like bump stocks .