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Jun 05 2017

N. Korea Says Rejects New Sanctions, to Continue Nuclear Program

North Korea "fully rejects" the latest United Nations sanctions against its citizens and entities as a "hostile act" and will continue its nuclear weapons development ...

Jun 05 2017

UK trying to establish if London attackers had support, says police chief

Police have not released the names of the attackers. The head of the SITE intelligence group says the terror group claimed its fighters carried out the attack. Norwegia...

Jun 05 2017

Ron Johnson: Health care overhaul may not happen in short term

Sen. Sen. Richard Burr (R-N.C), one of the Senate's top conservatives, says he doesn't believe the healthcare reform legislation passed in the House will make it throug...

Jun 05 2017

Islamic State claims responsibility for London terror attack

A May 22 bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester killed 22 people. Key questions remain, including whether the attackers had support or were part of a larger ...

Jun 05 2017

Man jumps into auto, saves driver having seizure in Dixon

They were tailing the auto when it began to drift into incoming lanes of traffic. The man, who was in a passing truck, backed up, hopped out and took a dive through the v...

Jun 05 2017

British police detain more people over London Bridge attack

Crowther added that "for an officer who only joined us less than two years ago, the bravery he showed was outstanding and makes me extremely proud". One victims of the ...

Jun 05 2017

Jeremy Corbyn to appear on Kerrang! cover

New promise comes less than a week before United Kingdom election as polls show Conservative majority narrowing. "You've seen our record". The Labour leader said...

Jun 05 2017

Nervous times for May as Labour eats away at lead

She called the election in April when she was far ahead in the polls, with the aim of massively increasing her majority of 17 seats. An Opinium poll for the Observer ...

Jun 05 2017

Heroic Police Officer Armed With Baton Takes On London Terrorists

Prime Minister Theresa May was due to chair a meeting of the Cobra security committee later on Sunday. A witness said she saw a white van veer into people. The off-dut...

Jun 05 2017

Egypt launches second day of Libyan air strikes after attack on Christians

Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack, the latest directed at Egypt's increasingly embattled Christian minority following two church bombings last mont...

Jun 05 2017

Australia 'ready to assist' the Philippines in IS battle

If the tensions persist, countries will decide to distance themselves from China and "look to counterweight Beijing's power by bolstering alliances and partnerships betwe...

Jun 05 2017

Islamic State claims responsibility in London terrorist attacks, analyst group says

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a statement that her thoughts were with victims and their families and that Germany "stood firmly and resolutely at Great Britai...

Jun 05 2017

WBJEE Results 2017 likely today. Here's how you can check your score

The WBJEE , an entrance exam for undergraduate engineering, pharmacy and technology courses, was held on 23 April. The WBJEE had conducted the Joint Entrance Exam (J...

Jun 05 2017

Qatar denounces 'unjustified' cut of Gulf ties

Announcing the closure of transport ties with Qatar , the three Gulf states gave Qatari visitors and residents two weeks to leave their countries. An FBI team has been...

Jun 05 2017

Libya vows to help identify 'terrorist networks' linked to Manchester attack

Britons faced stepped-up security as authorities pushed forward with raids they said were uncovering key evidence, and a trans-Atlantic rift opened Thursday in the afterm...

Jun 05 2017

Donald Trump wants to 'stay engaged' on climate: Rex Tillerson

Trump has also claimed, however, that climate change is a "hoax" perpetuated by China as an attempt to make the country more competitive against the U.S. "In fact, the pr...

Jun 05 2017

United States firms tout missile defense test

The US military said Tuesday it had intercepted a mock-up of an intercontinental ballistic missile in a first-of-its-kind test that comes amid concerns over North Ko...

Jun 05 2017

Japan, US agree joint drill will boost deterrence

She was one of four speakers at a session on nuclear dangers in the Asia-Pacific. Mattis said seeking China's cooperation on North Korea did not mean Washington would...

Jun 05 2017

Seoul advises tourists to remain cautious following apparent terror attack in London

Candice Hedge is being treated in St. Thomas' Hospital and Andrew Morrison received stitches and was on his way home to Australia. "I have always found him very friendl...

Jun 05 2017

Highly pathogenic avian influenza detected in South Korea

Reports of dead chickens from Gunsan farm skyrocketed following the recall, he said. Five chickens purchased by a farm in Jeju on May 27 died suddenly two days later....