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Three aircraft carriers will conduct a rare exercise in the Pacific. It marks the first time for three United States aircraft carriers to conduct joint exercises with South Korea's Navy. The drills are reportedly the first of their kind since the three carrier strike groups conducted the Valiant Shield exercise off the coast of Guam in 2006 and 2007.
  • In Korea, Melania Trump gets upstaged by a K-pop star

    In Korea, Melania Trump gets upstaged by a K-pop star

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    The Korea Herald quoted a South Korean presidential spokesman as saying: "Lee's invitation was created to deliver a message to Trump and ask him to have a balanced view of the comfort woman issue and historical dispute between South Korea and Japan ".
  • President Duterte Claims He Stabbed Someone to Death at 16

    President Duterte Claims He Stabbed Someone to Death at 16

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    In 2015, he told the Philippines edition of Esquire magazine that during a "tumultuous fight in the beach" when he was 17, "maybe I stabbed somebody to death". His new spokesman, Harry Roque, indicated that may be the case with his stabbing-to-death claim. "Jail? Jeez. When I was a teenager, I was in and out of jail", he said, in a mixture of Tagalog and English.
  • Kids help kick off red kettle campaign in Plattsburgh

    Kids help kick off red kettle campaign in Plattsburgh

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    Those brass bells and red kettles are a call for donations from the Salvation Army, which is known for its outreach during the season of giving. Last year's campaign raised a record high $529,689 - $253,696 in the Red Kettles and $276,001.97 from mail and online appeals and other gifts.
  • Auto collides with students in Toulouse, France

    Auto collides with students in Toulouse, France

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    One hundred Chinese students were enrolled this year on an MBA course at the institute, the local paper said. The incident took place outside the Saint-Exupery high school in Blagnac, Haute-Garonne, Toulouse prosecutor Pierre-Yves Couilleau told French broadcaster BFMTV.
  • Facebook's latest community push is on-site small business training

    Facebook's latest community push is on-site small business training

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    The idea of the new program is to support small businesses' use of digital and internet tech, which new research (performed in collaboration with Facebook) has shown translates to new jobs and opportunities. "We're just getting started, and are pleased to partner with community leaders to learn where we can help". Forty-six percent of small businesses on the platform in SC said Facebook is an essential tool for running their business, the press release said.
  • Someone Is Hiding A Nuclear Accident, Authorities Believe Russia Or Kazakhstan

    Someone Is Hiding A Nuclear Accident, Authorities Believe Russia Or Kazakhstan

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    Officials have detected a high level of ruthenium 106, a radioactive nuclide that is the product of splitting atoms in a nuclear reactor and which does not occur naturally, reported Reuters. The institute says the cloud itself is harmless and is unlikely to contaminate food, though it says there must have been a very large amount of ruthenium 106 released at the accident site, enough that would have theoretically warranted an evacuation of a radius of several miles.
  • Ex-parliament Speaker of Catalonia Forcadell Granted Bail

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    She is expected to be released Friday after bail is deposited. The Catalan crisis has caused shock waves across the European Union (EU), prompting almost 2,400 businesses to move their legal headquarters and re-register outside of the wealthy northeastern region.
  • Yemen fired Iranian missile at Saudis

    Yemen fired Iranian missile at Saudis

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    There was no reaction from Tehran at the time of publishing this report. Saudi Arabia's Foreign Ministry later said investigators examining the remains of the rocket found evidence proving "the role of Iranian regime in manufacturing them".
  • Knoxville Veterans Day Parade takes place Friday

    Knoxville Veterans Day Parade takes place Friday

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    The Grand Marshall for this year's parade is Bill Grisez, a World War II POW who flew with the 82nd Airborne. The event will feature bands, veterans groups and service organizations. on the Columbus Innerbelt behind Beer 4 Less. The U.S. flag, Tennessee flag and each flag representing a branch of the military will be raised, led by retired U.S.
  • Ruben Navarrette Jr.: Democrats should listen to Brazile - not silence her

    Ruben Navarrette Jr.: Democrats should listen to Brazile - not silence her

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    He was a patriot, and I hope to God we find out who murdered Seth Rich . Brazile told Stephanopoulos that fellow Democrats who want to shut her up or at least discredit her can "go to hell". She said her concerns about a lack of resources for party activists on the ground in swing states like MI and Wisconsin were shrugged off at Clinton's Brooklyn headquarters.
  • Mueller Probes Flynn's Role in Alleged Plan to Deliver Cleric to Turkey

    Mueller Probes Flynn's Role in Alleged Plan to Deliver Cleric to Turkey

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    Today's Wall Street Journal report refers to another meeting , held three months later, in which the same topic was discussed: Flynn would "forcibly remove" Gulen, send him to Turkey, and receive millions of dollars for his efforts. Flynn was sacked from his post in the Trump administration after just 24 days on the job after he misled Vice President Mike Pence about contacts he had with Russian Federation during the transition period after the 2016 election .