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Author: 0 North Korea test-fires ballistic missile

U.S. president Donald Trump, at a rally marking his 100th day in office, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex. Neighbouring Japan said the "unacceptable" launch clearly violated United Nations resolutions and said it had lodged a strong protest with North Korea.

Author: 0 Le Pen visits French factory, Macron wins ally before runoff

Marine Le Pen has played down her vow to leave the euro after polls showed it was damaging her chances of victory against the centrist Emmanuel Macron in the French presidential election a week today. "But we are no longer moving forward". Ms. Le Pen gathered 21.3 percent, NYT reports . There was no national atonement, and families across France have troubling stories of collaboration that have been hidden from their children and grandchildren.

Global Media Slow-Mo Of The Brutal Joshua Uppercut That Sealed Klitschko's Fate
Author: 0 Slow-Mo Of The Brutal Joshua Uppercut That Sealed Klitschko's Fate

Fury, who has not fought since beating Klitschko, replied: "Let's dance". "I thought he wouldn't get up", Klitschko said. "I'm not 41" - referring to Klitschko's age. Tyson Fury accepted the challenge - some have called this next bout to be one of the biggest in 500 years of boxing history. "There is a chance that Klitschko could turn around and say "you know what I gave it everything", and what a wonderful performance by the way".

Global Media France's president warns of complacency over Le Pen
Author: 0 France's president warns of complacency over Le Pen

Ms Le Pen's statement on Monday denouncing "the old and completely rotten Republican Front" - the coalition of mainstream parties allied against her - sums up her challenge in the May 7 run-off. However, since Sunday Le Pen has been on the offensive. "The equation is rather simple: A voter who abstains, or casts a blank ballot, is a lost voter for Macron", said Dominique Reynie, a professor at Sciences Po in Paris .

Global Media Pentagon expands rebuke of Turkey over Iraq, Syria strikes
Author: 0 Pentagon expands rebuke of Turkey over Iraq, Syria strikes

The Turkish strikes also killed six pro-Ankara Kurdish peshmerga fighters in northern Iraq on Tuesday, in what was apparently an accident. Ankara accuses the YPG of being a " terrorist group" due to its links with the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which has been engaged in a three decade war with Turkey .

Global Media Banners asking Kashmiris to leave UP come up in Meerut
Author: 0 Banners asking Kashmiris to leave UP come up in Meerut

Even they are part of India. "I have come to know that there were a few incidents of misbehaviour towards Kashmiris in some places". Uttar Pradesh Navnirman Sena's Amit Jani was on Saturday arrested over a banner warning Kashmiris of dire consequences if they do not leave the state.

Author: 0 North Korea test-fires ballistic missile in defiance of world pressure

A USA official, speaking on condition of anonymity to discuss sensitive matters, said the missile was likely a medium-range KN-17 ballistic missile and that it broke up a couple of minutes after launch. China is yet to react to the latest failed missile launch from North Korea. Beijing is very concerned about the recent escalation of tension on the peninsular, which coincided this month with the North Korean regime's failed missile test following its celebration of the 105 anniversary of ...

Author: 0 Bernie Sanders kicks off cross-country tour, wants change

Sen. Bernie Sanders Wednesday in Miami will call for a sweeping transformation of the Democratic Party as he seeks to turn anti-Trump energy into something tangible. "You are going to lose people if you don't have a 50-state strategy", Hastings said. The two are expected to speak in favor of a $15 minimum wage, women's equality, combating climate change, criminal justice reform, debt-free education, and other issues.

Author: 0 A look at Macedonia's deepening political turmoil

Police in Macedonia's capital have fired flash grenades and clashed with protesters gathered in front of the country's parliament, leaving several people injured. The nationalists of former Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski are blocking the formation of a new government led by the opposition Social Democrats, accusing them of doing a deal with the country's ethnic Albanian minority that risked tearing the country apart by allowing wider official use of the Albanian language.

Global Media Anthony Joshua, Klitschko fight for WBA title
Author: 0 Anthony Joshua, Klitschko fight for WBA title

The 50-year-old former undisputed world champion, who became the first heavyweight boxer to simultaneously hold the WBA, WBC and IBF titles during his career, is a massive fan of 27-year-old Joshua . Wembley Stadium is the setting for one of the most anticipated sporting events of the year on Saturday, as legendary heavyweight Wladimir Klitschko takes on rising knockout machine Anthony Joshua .

Global Media Philippines lawyer alleges President Duterte link to deaths
Author: 0 Philippines lawyer alleges President Duterte link to deaths

Sabio claims that officials have murdered more than 8,000 since June 2016. Reports showed thousands of drug suspects in Davao City and nationwide have been killed in the administration's drug campaign. Duterte and the war on drugs that was a central part of his election campaign remain widely popular in the Philippines. Earlier on the same day, Jude Sabio - lawyer of self-confessed hitman Edgar Matobato - asked the Pre-Trial Chamber of the ICC to investigate Duterte and several ...

Global Media Taco Bell to serve beer starting this summer
Author: 0 Taco Bell to serve beer starting this summer

The behind-the-scenes meal will include never-before-seen dishes inspired by classic Taco Bell foods. Taco Bell has yet to release details of the terms and eligibility regarding the reservation process but urges customers to visit the URL once it goes live on Cinco de Mayo.

Author: 0 North Korea 'disrespected' China with missile test

Analysts say the North's existing liquid-fuel ICBMS, including the KN-08 and KN-14, are potentially capable of reaching the USA mainland, although the North has never flight tested them. While shorter-range missiles are somewhat routine, there is strong outside worry about each longer-range North Korean ballistic test. China instead wants Pyongyang to freeze its military programmes in exchange for a halt to US-South Korean annual drills.

Global Media US THAAD missile defence equipment enters South Korea site
Author: 0 US THAAD missile defence equipment enters South Korea site

Graham and McCain are defense hawks and have been two of Trump's sharpest GOP critics on foreign policy matters. On Wednesday Trump said all 100 United States senator will be briefed on the North Korea situation. "That is the threat". McCain said Trump is "exploring all options" on North Korea. "It said the DPRK's "heaviest counteractions" in response to "provocations of any forms and levels from the U.S." will include a sudden pre-emptive attack involving maneuvers on the ground, in the ...

Global Media Trump, Australia prime minister to meet next month in NYC
Author: 0 Trump, Australia prime minister to meet next month in NYC

The government has met twice with liquid natural gas exporters and has been warning for months it would impose export controls in the event the gas producers did not guarantee domestic supply. "People in Australia are being offered prices of $20 a gigajoule, it should be around half that." It was revealed last week that Santos' $20 billion Gladstone LNG plant was taking almost 60 per cent of its exported product from third parties - something that has been described as "sucking up" domestic ...

Author: 0 Donald Trump reasserts commitment to build Mexico wall

Congressional negotiators have inched toward a potential agreement on a catchall spending bill that would deny President Donald Trump's request for immediate funding to construct a wall along the Mexico border. When asked whether the president is insisting that there is money for actual construction of the wall in the current appropriations bill, Spicer said, "We are still in discussions with the House and Senate leadership, but I think the president has been very clear that he wants a wall".

Author: 0 Donald Trump to talk tough on trade during 100th day in office

Trump signs an executive order to extend offshore oil and gas drilling to areas that have been off limits, in a move to boost domestic production just as industry demand for the acreage nears the lowest in years. But his most high-profile order, a temporary ban on citizens from several Muslim-majority countries entering the United States, was twice blocked in U.S.

Author: 0 Half of Scots don't want independence vote before Brexit: YouGov poll

Mrs May accused Labour, the Lib Dems and Nicola Sturgeon's SNP of trying to stop the path toward Brexit. The results are much closer than they were in 2014 when 45% voted "Yes" and 55% voted 'No.' Nonetheless, it is essential to note that polls are not always accurate, as was demonstrated by Brexit, President Trump's victory and the results of the 2015 General Election.