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Brookes: North Korea playing games with Winter Olympics

Brookes: North Korea playing games with Winter Olympics

Spearheaded by the USA, the global community has been imposing tougher sanctions created to punish North Korea's economy in an effort to rein in its nuclear program. He called it the planet's " most tyrannical and oppressive regime". "They are here to make fools of South Koreans, and I can not accept that", said 71-year-old Kwon Oh-seok, adding that he had travelled from Seoul, the capital, to protest against the performance. Consulte Mais Informação

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Shelter in place lifted near University of Maryland after off-campus robbery

Shelter in place lifted near University of Maryland after off-campus robbery

Police say a man armed with a handgun was wanted for a robbery that occurred off campus in the 8800 block of 36 Ave. A shelter in place warning lit up phones and loud speakers. Nicole Hubbard, of the Prince George's County Police Department. - UMD Police Dept. (@UMPD)(1/2) Suspect description update: black male, with close cropped afro, wearing a red hoodie, with an earring in his left ear, armed with a hand gun. Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korea slams conservative groups protest against its participation in Winter Olympics

North Korea slams conservative groups protest against its participation in Winter Olympics

Jo Yong Sam, department director general of North Korea's foreign ministry, said Thursday the country had never "begged the United States for dialogue" and wasn't about to start now. In Berlin past year, Moon outlined his vision for inter-Korea peace and the proposal has culminated in the current détente, the South Korean official said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Microsoft's Cortana app now has native iPad support

Microsoft's Cortana app now has native iPad support

The UI matches the look of the Apple iPhone version of the app, but is made to fit the 7.9-inch to 12.9-inch displays that come with the iOS powered slates. Microsoft has delivered an update to the Cortana app , and though it isn't massive, it's still pretty significant. It isn't just iPad users that benefit from Cortana's latest update, as there's something for everyone. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sudan's President Says Russia to Help Modernize Nation's Army

Sudan's President Says Russia to Help Modernize Nation's Army

He said "Sudan has a programme with Russian Federation to develop the Sudanese armed forces in a way that will deter anybody who intends to harm the country", the official SUNA news agency reported. We are ready to face any threat against our country. He also said in press statements during his visit that Sudan demanded a land-air defence system, frigates missile launcher, minesweeper boats, radars and missile systems. Consulte Mais Informação

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USA athletes react to denial of Russian appeals

USA athletes react to denial of Russian appeals

The Russian team is formally banned, so they would have to compete as "Olympic Athletes from Russia" in neutral uniforms under the Olympic flag. They've both been figure skating since they were kids. Moon, for his part, took the opportunity to highlight the visit of North Korean officials to the global competition, referring to the "Olympic Games of peace". Consulte Mais Informação

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US Congress to vote on long-term budget deal, averting shutdown

US Congress to vote on long-term budget deal, averting shutdown

Meadows says the senate budget deal is a Senator Schumer deal and "it's time Mitch McConnell goes to 51 votes in the Senate" and "the heck with allowing Chuck Schumer and a few of his colleagues to set the agenda". Meadows is bothered by a potential Senate deal that would increase spending caps allowing the size of government to grow by 13% and add to the deficit. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mother Of Pirates Catcher Elias Diaz Kidnapped In Venezuela

Mother Of Pirates Catcher Elias Diaz Kidnapped In Venezuela

Coonelly says in a statement that the team is "shocked and deeply concerned for Elias' mother, as well as for Elias and his entire family". "We have Elias' mom and Elias' entire family in our prayers". He declined to provide additional details, asking that the family's privacy be respected. In 2009, the son of then Colorado Rockies catcher Yorvit Torrealba was kidnapped in Venezuela . Consulte Mais Informação

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More cold, wet weather on the way this weekend

More cold, wet weather on the way this weekend

Temperatures will be warmest to start and near 60 degrees and then fall during the afternoon hours and decreasing rain chances. After lows in the upper 20s to low 30s this morning, daytime highs climbed into the mid 50s to low 60s. Areas of fog will also be possible Sunday . Highest temperatures of 9 to 12 degrees. South: A few scattered clouds will be dotted in otherwise blue skies over the Algarve this weekend , and highs of around 19 are forecast for Sunday . Consulte Mais Informação

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PyeongChang 2018: Getting to know Canada's Olympic medal contenders

PyeongChang 2018: Getting to know Canada's Olympic medal contenders

Last year, 45 Russian athletes were banned from taking part in the games by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) saying that the country had engaged in "unprecedented systematic manipulation" at the 2014 Sochi Olympics . An IOC spokesperson said, "We welcome this decision which supports the fight against doping and brings clarity for all athletes". Though the Games don't officially kick off until Friday night local time , preliminary matches began in several sports earlier this week. Consulte Mais Informação

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NEET 2018 UG Notification Released

NEET 2018 UG Notification Released

Exam Date: The exam will conduct on 6th May 2018. The candidates from these States will now be eligible for admissions to 15% All India quota seats. Also, in case of NRIs, passport number is mandatory. Age limit: The candidate must have completed the age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete the age on or before December 31, 2018, i.e. Consulte Mais Informação

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Take-Two beats 3Q profit forecasts

Longfellow Investment Management Company Llc who had been investing in Straight Path Communicatns I for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.33 billion market cap company. Profit Investment Management Llc, which manages about $2.21B and $114.85M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Citrix Sys Inc (NASDAQ:CTXS) by 4,867 shares to 16,092 shares, valued at $1.24M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Consulte Mais Informação

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