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Le Pen has hammered at the security issue, and on Friday she demanded the government immediately re-establish border controls . Authorities are trying to determine whether "one or more people" might have helped the attacker, Brandet said.
  • U.S. Commander for Korea Warns of Growing Nuclear Threat

    U.S. Commander for Korea Warns of Growing Nuclear Threat

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    South Korea's trumpeting of progress in setting up the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system comes as high-powered USA military vessels converge on the Korean Peninsula and as a combative North Korea signals possible nuclear and missile testing.
  • Ender Inciarte homers as Braves get first win in new ballpark

    Ender Inciarte homers as Braves get first win in new ballpark

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    ET is first pitch between Atlanta and San Diego Friday), SunTrust Park. (AP Photo/David Goldman) Foam tomahawks line the seats as spectators arrive for an opening day baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and the San Diego Padres in Atlanta , Friday, April 14, 2017 .
  • President To Order Review Of National Monuments

    President To Order Review Of National Monuments

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    Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke will then recommend legislative or executive changes to monument designations. "The executive order does not loosen any environmental or conservation regulation on any land or marine areas". NPR's Kirk Siegler joins us now from NPR West in Culver City, Calif. Trump's executive order symbolizes a profound break with America's conservation legacy .
  • Trump tax plan will sharply slash corporate tax rates

    Trump tax plan will sharply slash corporate tax rates

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    Trump also may cap the individual top tax rate at 33 percent, repeal the estate and alternative minimum taxes and cut taxes for the middle class, analysts said. Even a slight change to the corporate tax rate would have massive impacts for the economy and the federal budget deficit. Hamm reminds me that Trump will release a new book, Women Who Work , to outline her approach to these issues next week and that in it she writes , according to Hamm, that her views have been "shaped by people like ...
  • Roadside bomb kills 10 in northwest Pakistan

    Roadside bomb kills 10 in northwest Pakistan

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    Around 28 people were killed and 100 others were injured last month in the same region, when a suicide bomber detonated explosives outside a Shiite imambargah in a busy market in Parachinar. Local security sources said the ill-fated vehicle was on its way from Godar to Sadda. In a statement, the military said it had dispatched a transport helicopter to move those in need of critical medical care.
  • Russia's Chernova stripped of 2008 Olympic bronze for doping

    Russia's Chernova stripped of 2008 Olympic bronze for doping

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    Sotherton had previously been upgraded from fifth to fourth when silver medallist Lyudmila Blonska of Ukraine was stripped and banned for life following a second positive test. Meanwhile, Russian 400 metre runner Maksim Dyldin has also been disqualified from the London Games after his retested sample was found to contain the same steroid as Chernova's.
  • Trump signs 'Buy American, Hire American' order

    Trump signs 'Buy American, Hire American' order

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    The order will also direct USA agencies to propose rules to prevent immigration fraud and abuse in the program. Outsourcing companies are accused of flooding the USCIS with applications for relatively basic-level skills in the hope of landing visas through the lottery system and crowding out American companies.
  • President of Chechnya Intends to Eliminate All Gay Men There by Ramadan

    President of Chechnya Intends to Eliminate All Gay Men There by Ramadan

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    The Guardian spoke with several gay men who described being beaten or given electric shocks after being detained , although it is not clear whom they accuse of responsibility. "It is just impossible to fake such a situation", Zakharova told the Blade. Last week, Magomed Selimkhanov, a member of the State Duma from the Chechen Republic , responded to the reported persecution by dismissing the idea that gay people even exist in Chechnya .
  • South Africa postpones President's no-confidence vote

    South Africa postpones President's no-confidence vote

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    The motion of no confidence was scheduled to take place on Tuesday afternoon but has been postponed pending the outcome of the UDM's court application. The president's action drew widespread criticism in his ruling party, sparked street protests, and prompted S&P Global Ratings to downgrade the nation's worldwide credit rating to junk.
  • Scottish independence support plummets ahead of UK election

    Scottish independence support plummets ahead of UK election

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    Pitching her own election campaign to the audience, she accused Mrs May of holding the election before "possible criminal prosecutions for alleged expenses fraud at the last election catches up with her". So also, it seems, is its tough stance on Brexit". The Scottish First Minister, launching her General Election campaign, vowed to "protect Scotland" and the country's relationship with Europe from Theresa May's party.
  • North Korean mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up US

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    Yokosuka naval base in Tokyo Bay. China is seriously concerned about nuclear threats after North Korea said they would test missiles regularly and warned of a pre-emptive nuclear strike against the U.S. Another official, speaking on condition of anonymity to discuss an intelligence matter, said the missile was a Scud variant that the US calls a KN-17.
  • 3 children among 5 dead in New York City housefire

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    The house was reported on fire shortly after 2:30 p.m. and firefighters arrived 4 minutes later. He says the victims ranged in age from 2 to about 21, plus one other adult. The wood frame house was destroyed in a multi-alarm fire in Queens Village on Sunday, April 23, 2017. "They were screaming, 'Get the kids out!" The fire commissioner and Mayor Bill de Blasio are headed to the scene.
  • North Korea endures missile test failure day after military parade

    North Korea endures missile test failure day after military parade

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    China has been urged by Mr Trump and other senior USA officials to take a greater role in pressuring the North Korean regime to renounce provocative tests of long-range missiles it has claimed can now strike the U.S. military just used a huge bomb against so-called Islamic State in Afghanistan. North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has repeatedly threatened strikes against South Korea, Japan, United States, and the West in general.
  • Korea's nuclear test site: 38 North

    Korea's nuclear test site: 38 North

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    BERMUDEZ: We looked at the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Facility, and we identified three volleyball games being conducted. While North Korea lacks the capability to seriously damage the US, the country presents an immediate threat to its neighbors.