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Chinese quantum satellite sends "unbreakable" code

China launched the world's first quantum satellite last August, to help establish "hack proof" communications, a development the Pentagon ha...

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Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister resigns over corruption allegations

Karunanayake was touted as a financial beneficiary of a stock broker and a central figure in the bond scam, Arjuna Mahendran. Mahendran is als...

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Mayor of London promises public 4G on the Tube by 2019

In his letter to the 33 London local authorities, Khan unveiled "a package of measures" to help boost connectivity, including "tackling London's...

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Opera Trading Capital Invests $580000 in Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR)

State Treasurer State of MI now owns 483,600 shares of the utilities provider's stock valued at $561,000 after buying an additional 7,000 shares...

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Stephen Colbert is pretty confident we're all gonna die now

We're just one of the fifteen countries. "We're prepared to undertake the hard work to do that and to support the hard work that your colleagu...

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Kerry says Kenya vote system appears 'strong'

The election commission defended the voting system as secure, saying there were "no interferences before, during and after" Tuesday's election. ...

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DOJ's Aguirre says no easy way out for Comelec chief

Whether they settle, I think the proceedings will continue either in the impeachment court or ordinary criminal proceedings", Aguirre stressed. ...

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Amber Rudd defends police stop and search powers

Since the reforms under Mrs May, the number of people arrested after a stop and search has risen slightly, leading to politicians claiming they ...

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Firefox browser maker Mozilla to combat fake news

The US-based open source group said it was "investing in people, programs and projects" in a new initiative to actively "disrupt misinformation ...

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Puglia mafia not 'second tier' - Roberti (2)

Romito's brother-in-law, driver Matteo De Palma, was also killed. The other two victims were local farmers and may have been killed because th...

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North Korea warned not to invite 'destruction'

Earlier Wednesday, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson defended Trump's remarks. North Korea has made no secret of its plans to develop ...

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MA babysitters charged for putting baby in fridge

The incident reportedly occurred in Danvers on Monday. The incident is being investigated by the Department of Children and Families, Danvers ...

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Nepal criminalises isolation of menstruating women after teen's death

News agency AFP reports parliament passed a new law August 9 which makes forcing women to follow chaupadi punishable by a three-month jail sen...

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'N Korea must stand down in its pursuit of nuclear weapons'

What are Trump's options on North Korea? . DPRK is short for the North's official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. Retired...

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Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. (INN) Receives $18.19 Consensus PT from Brokerages

The company's stock had a trading volume of 988,937 shares. Qualys Inc (QLYS) has risen 52.35% since August 9, 2016 and is uptrending. It has ou...

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President's farewell: Hamid Ansari's contribution important, says PM Modi

Asked about the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, Ansari said the issue was a political one and had to be addressed politically. "Now it is a matt...

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Jensen Investment Management Inc Adjusts Its Investment in Pepsico, Inc. (PEP) Stock

About shares traded. PepsiCo, Inc . The share price of PEP has risen by over 11.85% in the last six months. It has underperformed by 4.50% th...

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Parsing Tough Rhetoric On North Korea 15:00 Download

The tone of Trump's comments Tuesday - promising "fire and fury" if North Korea keeps threatening the US - appeared to come right out of Kim Jo...

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Suspected WWII-era bomb dug up near Fukushima nuke plant

An object appearing to be unexploded ordnance was found at disaster-hit Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant by a worker, according to Tokyo El...

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Former Trump campaign chair's home raided by Federal Bureau of Investigation

According to the Post , investigators for the special counsel , Robert S. Mueller III , recently raided Manafort's home in Alexandria for ...

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State Dept. Responds to Criticism of Trump Admin's Rhetoric on N. Korea

While Trump's tweet claims the "fake news media" did not cover the vote, nearly every major news outlet reported at least one story on the Nort...

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Russian citizen detained in Turkey over attempted drone attack at U.S. aircraft

Police on August 10 detained a Russian-citizen Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) militant, who was reportedly planning to down a USA p...

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Threat level remains unchanged despite N. Korea threat to Guam

North Korea threats U.S Pacific island of fire and fury for Donal trump warning as "load of nonsense" and released detailed plan to launch ...

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Murphy slams Trump for 'undiplomatic' response to North Korea

The key to success against North Korea is to urge China to take action, Kinzinger said, although he added, "We sound like we're beating a dead h...

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Netherlands blamed for tainted egg scandal

On Tuesday, Belgium said the Dutch food safety body had been warned about the contamination a year ago and accused the NVWA of failing to act. T...

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Policía se rompe la pierna en la frontera por patear inmigrantes — España

Al ver que lo inmigrantes seguían ingresando, un agente intentó derribar a un sujeto con una patada, sin embargo el corredor pasó con tanta ve...

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China deploys 800 soldiers near Doklam area, flaunts presence of its troops

Bhutan has no direct diplomatic relations with China and maintains contacts with Beijing through its diplomatic mission in New Delhi . "At ...

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Investors seek safety as North Korea tension escalates; stocks end off lows

Declining issues outnumbered advancing ones on the NYSE by a 2.29-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq , a 2.47-to-1 ratio favoured decliners. Shares in str...

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United Nations for first time links conflict to starvation in 4 countries

It went on to issue a call for "all parties in Yemen, South Sudan, Somalia and northeast Nigeria to urgently take steps that would enable a more...

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Ray of hope to lepers, Dr Ruth Pfau passes away in Karachi

Often dubbed Pakistan's Mother Teresa, Dr Pfau was the founder of the National Leprosy Control Programme in Pakistan and in charge of the Marie ...

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