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February 08, 2018 - 10:49 am
(PYONGYANG, North Korea) -- North Korea threw a choreographed military parade in Pyongyang on Thursday -- the eve of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in South Korea. The display of might included hundreds of goose-stepping soldiers in disciplined formation and rows of missiles and tanks to mark the...
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February 08, 2018 - 9:07 am
(PYEONGCHANG, South Korea) -- Defense drones, military officers and hundreds of surveillance cameras will be in place as the Winter Olympics kick off in South Korea this week amid omnipresent nuclear tensions with North Korea. But organizers are also working to keep the atmosphere fun. “They want...
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February 08, 2018 - 9:04 am
(WASHINGTON) -- Despite previous signs of an openness from the U.S., North Korea on Thursday said they do not have any interest in meeting members of the American delegation during the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang beginning this week. Vice President Mike Pence, who landed in South Korea overnight...
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February 08, 2018 - 6:38 am
(PARIS) -- For the third consecutive day, tourists in the French capital can't visit the famed Eiffel Tower, which has been closed since Tuesday as heavy snowfall blanketed the region. "Because of the snowfall, cold temperatures and icy conditions, the Eiffel Tower remains closed this morning," a...
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February 07, 2018 - 9:09 pm
(RAQQA, Syria) -- U.S. military advisers in Syria had to call in American airstrikes and artillery support to repel an attack late Wednesday night by pro-Assad regime forces on a headquarters belonging to U.S.-backed rebels fighting ISIS. A U.S. official said there were no U.S. casualties in the...
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February 07, 2018 - 6:44 pm
(PYONGYANG, North Korea) -- North Korea’s flashy military parades are an opportunity for Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un to show off his latest military technology, and for analysts to speculate on what new threat could lurk inside the big missile tubes on display. No foreign news media have been...
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February 07, 2018 - 11:37 am
(HUALIEN, Taiwan) -- As night fell over Taiwan's coastal city of Hualien on Wednesday, at least 67 people were still missing or unaccounted for after a magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck the region late Tuesday night, toppling buildings and killing seven people. Another 258 people have been injured...
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February 07, 2018 - 10:39 am
(PYONGYANG, North Korea) -- Hopes for peace on the Korean Peninsula may have gotten another boost on Wednesday as North Korea announced that leader Kim Jong Un’s younger sister, Kim Yo Jong, will visit South Korea on Friday to attend the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. Kim Yo Jong, believed to be 31...
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