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Prosecutors have requested a 30-year prison term on Park, after charging her with colluding with a confidante to take tens of millions of dollars from businesses in bribes and extortion. The sentencing trial began at 2:10 p.m.in the biggest courthouse in southern Seoul, and the court is to deliver its verdict on the ousted leader soon.
  • N.Korea FM lauds Kim for thawing inter-Korean ties

    N.Korea FM lauds Kim for thawing inter-Korean ties

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    The report, entitled Rash or Rational?: North Korea and The Threat It Poses, argues that the country has significantly stepped up its nuclear testing over the past 24 months. but rational". North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho has credited leader Kim Jong Un with thawing inter-Korean ties. The report added that North Korea could launch a cyber-attack against Britain.
  • Guelph police searching for armed robbery suspect

    Guelph police searching for armed robbery suspect

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    Wednesday after he reported he was robbed at 3546 Northgate Street, near the Northgate Plaza. An employee said a man came in with a handgun and demanded money. The silver vehicle headed north on Kings Highway, the report states. DNA evidence collected at the scene and the State Police Crime Lab linked Garner as being a suspect in this incident.
  • Trump's China Tariffs Expected to Have Minimal Impact on Footwear

    Trump's China Tariffs Expected to Have Minimal Impact on Footwear

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    Though a Chinese response was widely expected, the speed of the announcement came as a surprise, deepening fears of a rapid escalation that could hurt both sides. China could turn to farmers in Brazil and Argentina, which are also big soybean producers. That's according to Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Thursday morning, who says: "We're going to be sending as many troops as we need".
  • Trump says he didn't know about Stormy Daniels payment

    Trump says he didn't know about Stormy Daniels payment

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    During Daniels' recent 60 Minutes interview , she told Anderson Cooper that she accepted the hush payment because she felt threatened (by a stranger in a parking lot), and she also believed that Cohen would make her life "hell" with further legal maneuvers.
  • 5.3 magnitude quake rattles Southern California

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    The Los Angeles Fire Department is now surveying the Los Angeles area for any damages or injuries, Chief Ralph Terrazas said in a Twitter post . Officials from various emergency-response agencies said residents should use the quake as a reminder to formulate an escape plan, prepare and natural disaster kit for their homes and cars and follow the advice to "drop, cover and hold on" when shaking occurs.
  • Urbana sex offender indicted on child-porn charges

    Urbana sex offender indicted on child-porn charges

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    He has been charged with three counts each of second-degree rape, second-degree sex offense, third-degree sex offense, and fourth-degree sex offense. Thousands of photographs of child pornography and several hard drives, DVDs and VHS tapes were found inside of the locker, Maryland State police said.
  • German court bails Puigdemont in extradition hearing

    German court bails Puigdemont in extradition hearing

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    But the German court said it would only permit Mr. Puigdemont's extradition on the lesser charges of misuse of public funds and not for Spain's more serious charge of rebellion against the state. "[Puigdemont] always said that he had full confidence in the German judiciary", his Barcelona-based lawyer Jaime Alonso-Cuevillas tweeted. He has been ordered to stay in Germany while extradition proceedings continue.
  • Iris Opal Harris Dubey

    Iris Opal Harris Dubey

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    Wednesday, April 4 at Immanuel Lutheran Church. As well as their children Colin Custer, David Custer (Katherine), Evan Custer, Martha Warriner Powers (Joey), David Warriner, Ginny, John, Will, Meredith, Thomas, Therese, Charlie, Jim Boles and Molly Boles Rose (Bob) and two great grandchildren.
  • Pirates softball starts 1-0, Chargers start 2-0

    Pirates softball starts 1-0, Chargers start 2-0

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    A few batters later, with the bases loaded, Nick Smith hit into a fielder's choice, scoring Ripp to give Waunakee a 2-1 lead. "It's a tough way to lose a ballgame but I was really pleased with the way our guys competed", Joplin coach Kyle Wolf said.