Trump Pulls Out of North Korea Summit Meeting With Kim Jong-un

Trump Pulls Out of North Korea Summit Meeting With Kim Jong-un

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Thursday pulled out of a highly anticipated summit meeting with Kim Jong-un, accusing the North Koreans of bad faith and lamenting that “this missed opportunity is a truly sad moment in history.” The president made...
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Brazil reaches deal with hauliers to suspend fuel strike

Image copyright AFP Image caption “Strike,” reads the banner carried by protesters near the city of São Paulo. The Brazilian government has reached a deal with haulage companies to suspend protests over high diesel prices. The protests will be hal...
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Global Health: New Ebola Tactics Raise Hope but May Sow Confusion

Global Health: New Ebola Tactics Raise Hope but May Sow Confusion

Although there is optimism that the Ebola outbreak in central Africa can still be quickly contained, the fight is already becoming more complex, health experts said this week. Novel tactics — a new vaccine already in use, and new antibody...
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Steven Smith named as marquee player for Canada T20 tournament

Steven Smith named as marquee player for Canada T20 tournament

2:45 PM ET ESPNcricinfo staff Suspended former Australia captain Steven Smith has been named as one of ten marquee players for the proposed Global T20 Canada league set to start at the end of June in Toronto. If the competition...
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Self-driving Uber car saw pedestrian but didn’t brake, causing fatal accident: report

Self-driving Uber car saw pedestrian but didn’t brake, causing fatal accident: report

DETROIT  — The autonomous Uber SUV that struck and killed an Arizona pedestrian in March spotted the woman about six seconds before hitting her, but did not stop because the system used to automatically apply brakes in potentially dangerous situations...
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Investigators: Russian missile brought down MH17 over Ukraine

Investigators: Russian missile brought down MH17 over Ukraine

An international criminal investigating body concluded a Russian missile brought down Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine in 2014. In a report released in The Hague on Thursday, investigators said they have “convincing evidence” to su...
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Robot found ‘Holy Grail of shipwrecks,’ with up to $17B in treasure aboard

Robot found ‘Holy Grail of shipwrecks,’ with up to $17B in treasure aboard

Researchers have released new details about the discovery of a centuries-old shipwreck holding up to $17 billion worth of sunken treasure off the coast of Colombia. Just don’t ask them to mark the spot with an “X” on any map....
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US President Donald Trump’s letter to North Korea’s Kim Jong-un

US President Donald Trump’s letter to North Korea’s Kim Jong-un

US President Donald Trump has called off the planned June 12 summit with North Korea’s Kim Jong-un, citing the “tremendous anger and open hostility” in a recent statement from Pyongyang. Here is the full text of Trump’s May 24 letter...
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MH17 missile owned by Russian brigade, investigators say

MH17 missile owned by Russian brigade, investigators say

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionInvestigators said they had evidence of the route taken by a Russian missile convoy The missile that downed a Malaysia Airlines flight over eastern Ukraine in 2014 belonged to a Russian brigade,...
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Africa:On Africa Day – Who Has Taken Up the Mantle of Pan-Africanism?

Africa:On Africa Day – Who Has Taken Up the Mantle of Pan-Africanism?

[embedded content] guest column By Cayley Clifford Pan-Africanism – the liberation of Africans through regional cohesion and solidarity – has played a crucial role in shaping the continent’s development. First championed by Kwame Nkrumah and Julius N...
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