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A total of 299 North Koreans who were in South Korea for the Winter Olympics, including a cheering squad, returned to the North on Monday. Yet North Korea is showing no signs of relinquishing its position as a nuclear state. It says it will discuss its nuclear weapons programs only if Washington agrees to discuss broader arms reduction around the Korean Peninsula, which analysts say could include a demand for the withdrawal of US troops from South Korea.
  • In response to Florida shooting, USA companies cut ties with NRA

    In response to Florida shooting, USA companies cut ties with NRA

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    Earlier this week, three major vehicle rental companies - National, Enterprise , and Alamo - announced they would end their discounts for NRA members effective March 26. A bank spokesperson said "customer feedback" prompted a review of its partnership with the NRA, and it chose not to renew its current contract. One Lafayette resident, who wished to remain anonymous, says these companies turning away from the NRA are also turning away from the 2nd amendment, "That's the constitution, that's ...
  • Congress calls PM Modi 'most expensive watchman' in the world

    Congress calls PM Modi 'most expensive watchman' in the world

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    Quoting Swami Vivekananda's saying that the idea of a ideal womanhood was flawless independence, Modi said the dream of New India was where the women were empowered. Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Kapil Sibal sought to know why people like Nirav Modi, who were indulging in banking scam, were "allowed to escape the country".
  • At least 4 'critical' after fiery explosion levels United Kingdom building

    At least 4 'critical' after fiery explosion levels United Kingdom building

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    Video footage of the incident shows the building entirely engulfed in flames. "At first I thought it must be a bad crash, but as I got closer and could see the flames beginning to come out of the building, it became obvious what it was". Sky News reported the incident is not believed to be connected to terrorism. A spokeswoman said six fire engines had been requested and that the incident is now being treated as a search and rescue operation.
  • Man City's Pep Guardiola to wear yellow ribbon at Carabao Cup final

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    Guardiola boasts a supreme record in finals as a club coach, triumphing three times in the Club World Cup and twice apiece in the Champions League , Copa del Rey and DFB-Pokal. Final. That sounds so good, and it sounds even better when your team is involved. Straight from the kick off, Arsenal looked very attack-minded. Also, a win would bring belief to the Arsenal camp.
  • US beats Sweden to win men's curling gold

    US beats Sweden to win men's curling gold

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    South Korea answered with a point in the sixth end but Hasselborg's precision takeout in the seventh gave Sweden another three points and all but sealed the Garlic Girls' fate. And it's not just in Korea. There were still two ends to play, but an incredible five-point shot was all Shuster and his team needed to capture the United States' first-ever Olympic title, capping an incredible comeback for the Americans at these Pyeongchang Games.
  • What is Ivanka Trump doing at the Winter Olympics?

    What is Ivanka Trump doing at the Winter Olympics?

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    A spokesman for Pyongyang's foreign ministry responded Sunday, telling the official KCNA news agency: "As we have stated on numerous occasions, we will consider any type of blockade an act of war against us". Kim later sat in the VIP box at Olympic Stadium in Pyeongchang for the Olympic closing ceremonies, just feet away from Donald Trump's daughter, Ivanka, and the top US military commander on the peninsula, Gen.
  • 'Explosion' reports in Leicester, UK

    'Explosion' reports in Leicester, UK

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    The explosion appears to have decimated the building where the raging inferno began, with footage from the scene showing flames towering above nearby houses. A resident of the street told the Leicester Mercury that the explosion was "massive". All emergency services are now dealing with this. A massive explosion has broken out in a shop in Hinckley Road, Leicester, creating a large fire.
  • Jonker shines but India still seal T20 series

    Jonker shines but India still seal T20 series

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    India have thus won the three-match series 2-1. While Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, who had been South Africa's wrecker in Chief in the first game with his knuckle ball walked away with the man of the series. They need to be prepared to set a target as well, because India are one of the best chasing sides in the world, especially with Kohli in the squad.
  • Met Éireann updates warning with

    Met Éireann updates warning with "exceptionally cold" weather on the way

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    Taking to Twitter this morning, forecaster Joanna Donnelly shared an image of a map showing some parts of Ireland with temperatures as low as -10c on the way. The heaviest of the snowfall looks likely to occur on Thursday and Friday, as an Atlantic storm tries to push northeastwards it will interact with the frigid air across the country and will lead to blizzard conditions as heavy snow will be accompanied by winds of between 60 and 80 kph.
  • Labour Brexit chief says party wants new customs union with EU

    Labour Brexit chief says party wants new customs union with EU

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    Britain's main opposition party is poised for a significant policy change that could increase pressure on Prime Minister Theresa May to deliver a "soft" Brexit that maintains some formal economic ties to Europe. Mr Starmer said Britain was more likely to strike new deals if it works "jointly with the EU", adding: "We all want to do bold new trade agreements but we would be better off doing that with the European Union".
  • Florida school shooting armed cop stood outside massacre and did NOTHING

    Florida school shooting armed cop stood outside massacre and did NOTHING

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    Scores of students from Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School joined other students from other high schools on Wednesday as massive protests against ending of gun violence gained momentum across the USA this week. Scot Peterson, a sheriff's deputy assigned to the school, "was absolutely on campus through this entire event". "He trained his whole life but when it came time to do something he didn't have the courage", he said .