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South Korea Says Natural North Korea Earthquake De…

South Korea’s weather agency said a magnitude 3.2 earthquake was detected in North Korea on Saturday close to where the country recently conducted a nuclear test, but it assessed the quake as natural. The quake was detected in an area around Kilju, in northeastern North Korea, just 6 kilometers (3.7 ...

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Trump’s NFL Protest Comments — Example of Why He’s President

Regarding Trump’s fire-the-NFL-protesters line last night that Teddy noted, it is a classic example of Trump’s, at times, gut-level political savvy. This kind of thing is why he’s president. He takes a commonly held sentiment — most people don’t like the NFL protests — and states it in an inflammatory ...

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Golden State Warriors Reject White House Invitatio…

The Golden State Warriors, after President Donald Trump disinvited star player Steph Curry to the White House with members of his NBA Championship team, Saturday afternoon tweeted a statement that they will not, as a team, visit the White House in February. “We accept that President Trump has made it clear that we are not ...

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Quebec Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Medical Homicide

My wife and I cared for my late mother in our home for the last five months of her life. She had Alzheimer’s, so I know what that disease is up close and personal. Believe me, it’s more than memory loss. Far more. That is one reason this story chills me to ...

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Not Ready To Conclude Trump Camp Colluded With Rus…

There is a great deal of evidence showing that Russia interfered in the 2016 election, defeated Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton said Saturday, but she’s leaving it up to investigators to determine if President Donald Trump’s campaign colluded with Russia to win the White House. “I don’t think we can reach ...

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Helping Jeremy Corbyn – May’s Florentine Fail (2)

It’s a grim little task, but I’ve been thinking some more about British Prime Minister Theresa May’s vacuous and ill-considered ‘big speech’ about Brexit yesterday, and specifically its political implications. Best guess: her damp squib will blow up in the Tories’ faces. Explosives geeks, spare me your pedantry. To recap, May has ...

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US Bombers Fly Off NKorea's Coast in Show of …

U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancer bombers escorted by fighter jets flew in international airspace over waters east of North Korea on Saturday in a show of force the Pentagon said demonstrated the range of military options available to President Donald Trump. Source link

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Donald Trump Came After Steph Curry. That’s Why Sports Are Becoming Political.

Last night, the president came after the assorted NFL players who have been kneeling for the national anthem. “Wouldn’t you love to see one of these NFL owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say, ‘Get that son of a bitch off the field right now. He’s fired,’” Trump asked ...

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Trump Administration Mulls Wall on Mexico’s Southe…

Insiders close to the Trump White House say that as the President seeks to improve the U.S. position in NAFTA, a key talking point will be getting Mexico to build a border wall across its southern border. The Trump administration, by improved enforcement, has already caused illegal border crossings from ...

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Tremor of 3.4 Detected Near NKorea Nuclear Test Si…

A magnitude 3.4 tremor was detected in North Korea, China’s earthquake agency said, while a South Korean weather agency said it was not triggered artificially. The tremor occurred at 4.29 p.m. China time and had a depth of zero meters, the China Earthquake Networks Center said in a statement, adding it ...

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