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The Latest: South Korea says 5 citizens injured in London
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Wednesday, 22 March 2017
The Latest: South Korea says 5 citizens injured in London
The latest on the attack outside Britain's Parliament (all times local): 12:15 a.m. South Korea's Foreign Ministry says five South Koreans in their 50s and 60s were among the 40 people injured in London during the terror attack outside Parliament. The ministry says the five were hurt when they were....Read Full Article ...
 
Foreign graduate students, postdocs consider leaving the U.S.
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Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Foreign graduate students, postdocs consider leaving the U.S.
On 6 March, President Donald Trump signed a second executive order to suspend immigration from six predominately Muslim countries, this time excluding Iraq fro...
 
Gorsuch to Democrats: No return to 'horse and buggy' era
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Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Gorsuch to Democrats: No return to 'horse and buggy' era
Gorsuch, a federal appeals court judge in Denver, refused repeated attempts to get him to talk about key legal and political issues of the day. But he did tell...
 
Take that! Pyongyang lambastes Trump as too much like Obama
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Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Take that! Pyongyang lambastes Trump as too much like Obama
North Korea's state media, which regularly vilified Obama in the strongest terms, had been slow to do the same with the Trump administration, possibly so that ...
 
Democrats Accuse Gorsuch of Skirting Major Legal Questions
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Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Democrats Accuse Gorsuch of Skirting Major Legal Questions
Two days of testimony from Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch left Senate Democrats with little more than frustrations as President Donald Trump's pick for the...
 
Are America and China destined for war?
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Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Are America and China destined for war?
In his recent book The Improbable War, professor Christopher Coker explains that it is “of vital importance that the possibility of a conflict between China an...
 
Millions in Yemen are being knowingly pushed to the brink of famine
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Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Millions in Yemen are being knowingly pushed to the brink of famine
Fighters in the Yemen war and their international backers are wilfully pushing the country to the brink of famine, Oxfam warned today - ahead of the two-year a...
 
Trump’s son blasted for criticizing London mayor
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Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Trump’s son blasted for criticizing London mayor
It has become something of an online custom in the social media age to react to tragic news stories — like Wednesday’s terror attack in London — with well-mean...
 
Oklahoma tribe approves gay marriage as Native American groups debate issue
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Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Oklahoma tribe approves gay marriage as Native American groups debate issue
By Lenzy Krehbiel-Burton. PAWHUSKA, Okla. (Reuters) - A Native American tribe in Oklahoma has voted to allow same-sex marriage, joining a small group of promin...
 
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