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The North West Star
New laws could restrict trading hours for bottle shopsQueenslanders would not be able to buy alcohol from bottle shops after 10pm und
New laws could restrict trading hours for bottle shops
The North West Star / Posted 59 minutes ago
Queenslanders would not be able to buy alcohol from bottle shops after 10pm under a new proposal Labor MPs have added to the government's alcohol-fuelled violence legislation. Bottle shops could face new trading restrictions under proposals by a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
V/Line chief to face Parliament over problems plaguing regional train networkV/Line rail: Public transport chief to be quizzed in Parliament over train netw
V/Line chief to face Parliament over problems plaguing regional train network
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 59 minutes ago
V/Line rail: Public transport chief to be quizzed in Parliament over train network problems Photo: Victoria's V-Locity trains have had problems with carriage wheels and not triggering boom gates. (AAP: Joe Castro) The head of Victoria's regional... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld's lockout laws far from a sure thing Queensland's proposed pub lockout laws are looking shaky, with the minority L
Qld's lockout laws far from a sure thing
News.com.au / Posted an hour ago
Queensland's proposed pub lockout laws are looking shaky, with the minority Labor government yet to secure crucial crossbench support. The support of crossbench MPs is needed after the opposition vowed to... Read more
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Perth Now
Qld's lockout laws far from a sure thing Queensland's proposed pub lockout laws are looking shaky, with the minority L
Qld's lockout laws far from a sure thing
Perth Now / Posted an hour ago
Queensland's proposed pub lockout laws are looking shaky, with the minority Labor government yet to secure crucial crossbench support. The support of crossbench MPs is needed after the opposition vowed to... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Qld's lockout laws far from a sure thing Queensland's proposed pub lockout laws are looking shaky, with the minority L
Qld's lockout laws far from a sure thing
Adelaide Now / Posted an hour ago
Queensland's proposed pub lockout laws are looking shaky, with the minority Labor government yet to secure crucial crossbench support. The support of crossbench MPs is needed after the opposition vowed to... Read more
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Perth Now
Abbott’s hefty smashed table billFormer prime minister Tony Abbott has agreed to cover the repair cost of the ta
Abbott’s hefty smashed table bill
Perth Now / Posted 5 hours ago
Former prime minister Tony Abbott has agreed to cover the repair cost of the table. Picture: AAP/Mick Tsikas FORMER Prime Minister Tony Abbott forked out $2027 to repair the marble table smashed during his wild farewell party, a parliamentary... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Anger as diamond benefits elusiveMUTARE: Shylet Mutsago, a 63-year-old who lives near the diamond fields of Mara
Anger as diamond benefits elusive
New Zimbabwe / Posted 8 hours ago
MUTARE: Shylet Mutsago, a 63-year-old who lives near the diamond fields of Marange, cannot hide her anger over how mining in this gem-rich part of eastern Zimbabwe has failed to improve the lives of local people. From a distance she watches as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Utilise Undeveloped Land, Local Investors ToldThe Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) says local investors should utilise the vas
Utilise Undeveloped Land, Local Investors Told
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
The Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) says local investors should utilise the vast undeveloped land in the country to set up agricultural processing industries that could contribute to wealth creation in the country. ZDA director general Patrick... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Israel NGO bill, seen as targeting left-wing groups, set to cross first hurdleJERUSALEM: A bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights groups critic
Israel NGO bill, seen as targeting left-wing groups, set to cross first hurdle
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 hours ago
JERUSALEM: A bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights groups critical of Israel's policies towards the Palestinians was set to win initial approval in parliament on Monday with the support of the country's right-wing. Called a... Read more
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The Star
Israel NGO bill, seen as targeting left-wing groups, set to cross first hurdleJERUSALEM (Reuters) - A bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights gr
Israel NGO bill, seen as targeting left-wing groups, set to cross first hurdle
The Star / Posted 9 hours ago
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights groups critical of Israel's policies towards the Palestinians was set to win initial approval in parliament on Monday with the support of the country's right-wing. Called a... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
NPP must punish “reckless” Ken Agyapong - GroupGeneral News of Monday, 8 February 2016 A youth advocacy group within the New
NPP must punish “reckless” Ken Agyapong - Group
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 9 hours ago
General News of Monday, 8 February 2016 A youth advocacy group within the New Patriotic Party (NPP) known as ‘Save NPP Now’ has petitioned Minority Leader, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, requesting the removal of Assin Central Member of Parliament (MP),... Read more
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The Forward
Bibi Pushes Ahead With Bill Aimed at Human Rights GroupsA bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights groups critical of Israe
Bibi Pushes Ahead With Bill Aimed at Human Rights Groups
The Forward / Posted 9 hours ago
A bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights groups critical of Israel’s policies towards the Palestinians was set to win initial approval in parliament on Monday with the support of the country’s right-wing. Called a “transparency bill”... Read more
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The Christian Post
Canada's Assisted Suicide Law Puts Christian Doctors' Conscience at RiskHospital beds in an undated file photo. Canada's Christian leaders and medical
Canada's Assisted Suicide Law Puts Christian Doctors' Conscience at Risk
The Christian Post / Posted 10 hours ago
Hospital beds in an undated file photo. Canada's Christian leaders and medical practitioners have expressed concerns to lawmakers over a proposed law on physician-assisted death, which, they say, would force them to perform legalized... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
David Sejusa - the Daring GeneralKampala — Those close to him describe him as intelligent, defiant and daring. H
David Sejusa - the Daring General
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Kampala — Those close to him describe him as intelligent, defiant and daring. His defiance has pitied him against the three previous governments. Gen David Sejusa, formerly known as Tinyefuza, was first arrested by president Idi Amin in 1976 when, as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Review Incentives Aimed At Private Sector Growth - NEACThe National Economic Advisory Council (NEAC) has advised the Government to rev
Review Incentives Aimed At Private Sector Growth - NEAC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
The National Economic Advisory Council (NEAC) has advised the Government to review incentives aimed at promoting growth of the local private sector in the country. NEAC executive secretary Webby Wake said having viable incentives would stimulate... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Jonathan Ganesh: 'I kept saying please save me, please help me. Please God' Jonathan Ganesh (far right) with (from left) Gavin Robinson MP, Ihsan Bashir
Jonathan Ganesh: 'I kept saying please save me, please help me. Please God'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 hours ago
Jonathan Ganesh (far right) with (from left) Gavin Robinson MP, Ihsan Bashir and Protestant victims’ campaigner Willie Frazer prior to a Parliamentary committee... Read more
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The Register
EU could force countries to allocate 700 MHz band to mobile by mid-2020New legislation could force EU countries to make sure the 700 MHz band of spect
EU could force countries to allocate 700 MHz band to mobile by mid-2020
The Register / Posted 13 hours ago
New legislation could force EU countries to make sure the 700 MHz band of spectrum is made exclusively available for mobile services by the middle of 2020. The European Commission has published proposals to introduce new laws that would require EU... Read more
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Herald Sun
Qld lockout laws to have 18-month trialQueensland's proposed legislation to tackle alcohol-fuelled violence is set for
Qld lockout laws to have 18-month trial
Herald Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
Queensland's proposed legislation to tackle alcohol-fuelled violence is set for an 18-month trial. Queensland's opposition has again questioned whether there is enough evidence to support the government's... Read more
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Weekly Times
Qld lockout laws to have 18-month trialQueensland's proposed legislation to tackle alcohol-fuelled violence is set for
Qld lockout laws to have 18-month trial
Weekly Times / Posted 14 hours ago
Queensland's proposed legislation to tackle alcohol-fuelled violence is set for an 18-month trial. Queensland's opposition has again questioned whether there is enough evidence to support the government's... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Qld lockout laws could restrict bottle shop hoursBOTTLE shops could have their trading hours restricted under recommendations to
Qld lockout laws could restrict bottle shop hours
The Daily Mercury / Posted 15 hours ago
BOTTLE shops could have their trading hours restricted under recommendations to the Queensland Government's proposed lockout laws. The parliamentary committee evaluating the proposals could not come to a unanimous decision on whether they should... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Palaszczuk says 'entire' caucus behind earlier bar closing timesEarlier closing times for bars have support of 'entire' caucus, Queensland Prem
Palaszczuk says 'entire' caucus behind earlier bar closing times
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 hours ago
Earlier closing times for bars have support of 'entire' caucus, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says the public, and all of her caucus, are in favour of earlier closing times for nightclubs to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Early nightclub lockout laws must face review after 18 months, MPs rule Photo: The new laws would impose a 2:00am last drinks rule across t
Early nightclub lockout laws must face review after 18 months
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 hours ago
, MPs rule Photo: The new laws would impose a 2:00am last drinks rule across the state outside prescribed Safe Night Precincts. (Reuters: Mario Anzuoni) Reduced licensing hours for... Read more
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Brisbane Times
New laws could restrict trading hours for bottle shopsBottle shops could face new trading restrictions under proposals by a parliamen
New laws could restrict trading hours for bottle shops
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 hours ago
Bottle shops could face new trading restrictions under proposals by a parliamentary committee. Photo: Tamara Voninski Queenslanders would not be able to buy alcohol from bottle shops after 10pm under a new proposal Labor MPs have added to the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Qld lockout laws could restrict bottle shop hoursBOTTLE shops could have their trading hours restricted under recommendations to
Qld lockout laws could restrict bottle shop hours
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
BOTTLE shops could have their trading hours restricted under recommendations to the Queensland Government's proposed lockout laws. The parliamentary committee evaluating the proposals could not come to a unanimous decision on whether they should... Read more
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Queensland Times
Qld lockout laws could restrict bottle shop hoursBOTTLE shops could have their trading hours restricted under recommendations to
Qld lockout laws could restrict bottle shop hours
Queensland Times / Posted 16 hours ago
BOTTLE shops could have their trading hours restricted under recommendations to the Queensland Government's proposed lockout laws. The parliamentary committee evaluating the proposals could not come to a unanimous decision on whether they should... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Qld lockout laws could restrict bottle shop hoursBOTTLE shops could have their trading hours restricted under recommendations to
Qld lockout laws could restrict bottle shop hours
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 16 hours ago
BOTTLE shops could have their trading hours restricted under recommendations to the Queensland Government's proposed lockout laws. The parliamentary committee evaluating the proposals could not come to a unanimous decision on whether they should... Read more
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News Mail
Qld lockout laws could restrict bottle shop hoursBOTTLE shops could have their trading hours restricted under recommendations to
Qld lockout laws could restrict bottle shop hours
News Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
BOTTLE shops could have their trading hours restricted under recommendations to the Queensland Government's proposed lockout laws. The parliamentary committee evaluating the proposals could not come to a unanimous decision on whether they should... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Qld lockout laws to undergo trialA parliamentary committee looking into the Queensland government's proposed leg
Qld lockout laws to undergo trial
Sky News Australia / Posted 16 hours ago
A parliamentary committee looking into the Queensland government's proposed legislation to tackle alcohol-fuelled violence wants the laws tested. The committee, headed by government member Mark Furner, tabled a report into the proposed legislation... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Ruddock announces retirementMP Philip Ruddock set to announce retirement | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywor
Ruddock announces retirement
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
MP Philip Ruddock set to announce retirement | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Liberal MPs have confirmed that Philip Ruddock is set to end his 43-year career... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Abbott’s hefty smashed table billTony Abbott’s smashed marble table repair bill costs $2027 after farewell party
Abbott’s hefty smashed table bill
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
Tony Abbott’s smashed marble table repair bill costs $2027 after farewell party | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Former prime minister Tony Abbott has agreed... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Abbott’s hefty smashed table bill | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Search
Abbott’s hefty smashed table bill
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
| DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Former prime minister Tony Abbott has agreed to cover the repair cost of the table.... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea on high alert over further N. Korean provocationsSEOUL, Feb. 8 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's presidential office said Monday it is o
S. Korea on high alert over further N. Korean provocations
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 16 hours ago
SEOUL, Feb. 8 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's presidential office said Monday it is on high alert for any signs of additional provocations by North Korea in the wake of the country's long-range rocket launch a day earlier. North Korea fired a long-range... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Qld lockout laws to have 18-month trial A parliamentary committee looking into the Queensland government's proposed l
Qld lockout laws to have 18-month trial
Adelaide Now / Posted 16 hours ago
A parliamentary committee looking into the Queensland government's proposed legislation to tackle alcohol-fuelled violence wants the laws tested. The committee, headed by government member Mark Furner, tabled... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Abbott’s hefty smashed table billFormer prime minister Tony Abbott has agreed to cover the repair cost of the ta
Abbott’s hefty smashed table bill
Adelaide Now / Posted 16 hours ago
Former prime minister Tony Abbott has agreed to cover the repair cost of the table. Picture: AAP/Mick Tsikas FORMER Prime Minister Tony Abbott forked out $2027 to repair the marble table smashed during his wild farewell party, a parliamentary... Read more
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Herald Sun
Abbott’s hefty smashed table billFormer prime minister Tony Abbott has agreed to cover the repair cost of the ta
Abbott’s hefty smashed table bill
Herald Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
Former prime minister Tony Abbott has agreed to cover the repair cost of the table. Picture: AAP/Mick Tsikas FORMER Prime Minister Tony Abbott forked out $2027 to repair the marble table smashed during his wild farewell party, a parliamentary... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Abbott’s hefty smashed table billFormer prime minister Tony Abbott has agreed to cover the repair cost of the ta
Abbott’s hefty smashed table bill
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
Former prime minister Tony Abbott has agreed to cover the repair cost of the table. Picture: AAP/Mick Tsikas FORMER Prime Minister Tony Abbott forked out $2027 to repair the marble table smashed during his wild farewell party, a parliamentary... Read more
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News.com.au
Abbott’s hefty smashed table billFormer prime minister Tony Abbott has agreed to cover the repair cost of the ta
Abbott’s hefty smashed table bill
News.com.au / Posted 17 hours ago
Former prime minister Tony Abbott has agreed to cover the repair cost of the table. Picture: AAP/Mick Tsikas FORMER Prime Minister Tony Abbott forked out $2027 to repair the marble table smashed during his wild farewell party, a parliamentary... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Zuma's got the right numbersPredictions have been made that the man is so weak that he will be recalled by
Zuma's got the right numbers
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
Predictions have been made that the man is so weak that he will be recalled by his party within months; that he may be forced to go because of the massive damage he is wreaking on the 104-year-old ANC. I am not convinced Zuma can be forced out by... Read more
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News.com.au
Report due on lockout lawsA PARLIAMENTARY committee is set to reveal its take on the Queensland governmen
Report due on lockout laws
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
A PARLIAMENTARY committee is set to reveal its take on the Queensland government's controversial lockout legislation on Monday. THE proposed laws, which will further restrict pub and club trading hours, will see last drinks at 2am statewide, with... Read more
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News.com.au
Report due on lockout laws A parliamentary committee is set to reveal its take on the Queensland governm
Report due on lockout laws
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
A parliamentary committee is set to reveal its take on the Queensland government's controversial lockout legislation on Monday. The proposed laws, which will further restrict pub and club trading hours, will see last... Read more
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Perth Now
Report due on lockout laws A parliamentary committee is set to reveal its take on the Queensland governm
Report due on lockout laws
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
A parliamentary committee is set to reveal its take on the Queensland government's controversial lockout legislation on Monday. The proposed laws, which will further restrict pub and club trading hours, will see last... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Report due on lockout laws A parliamentary committee is set to reveal its take on the Queensland governm
Report due on lockout laws
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
A parliamentary committee is set to reveal its take on the Queensland government's controversial lockout legislation on Monday. The proposed laws, which will further restrict pub and club trading hours, will see last... Read more
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asianage
The elite vs the dispossessedTen years ago, in 2006, Lata Mangeshkar announced she would leave India if a fl
The elite vs the dispossessed
asianage / Posted yesterday
Ten years ago, in 2006, Lata Mangeshkar announced she would leave India if a flyover was built in front of her mansion on Mumbai’s Peddar Road. She said first that it would affect her voice, and later that “if there is drilling on the road, the... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
North Korea moves up rocket launch windowNorth Korea has moved up the launch window for a test rocket by one day, the So
North Korea moves up rocket launch window
ClickOnDetroit / Posted yesterday
North Korea has moved up the launch window for a test rocket by one day, the South Korean Defense Ministry said Saturday. The new window, which was also narrowed, is February 7 - 14; the old window was February 8 - 25. The areas where debris would... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
North Korea launches long-range missileSEOUL, South Korea — The South Korean national security council is holding an e
North Korea launches long-range missile
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
SEOUL, South Korea — The South Korean national security council is holding an emergency meeting after the North Korean launch of a rocket, the South Korean President’s office said Sunday. North Korea has launched a long-range “missile,” a South... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
North Korea launches long-range rocketSEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has launched a long-range “missile,” a South K
North Korea launches long-range rocket
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has launched a long-range “missile,” a South Korean defense ministry official said Sunday, in defiance of U.N. sanctions and warnings from neighboring nations. Though North Korea had said it planned to put a... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
North Korea launches long-range missileSEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has launched a long-range “missile,” a South K
North Korea launches long-range missile
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted yesterday
SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has launched a long-range “missile,” a South Korean defense ministry official told CNN Sunday. North Korea has moved up the launch window for a rocket by one day, the South Korean Defense Ministry said Saturday. The... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
North Korea launches long-range missileSEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has launched a long-range “missile,” a South K
North Korea launches long-range missile
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has launched a long-range “missile,” a South Korean defense ministry official said Sunday, an action immediately condemned by the United States as “destabilizing and provocative.” Though North Korea had said it... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
North Korea launches long-range missileSEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has launched a long-range “missile,” a South K
North Korea launches long-range missile
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted yesterday
SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has launched a long-range “missile,” a South Korean defense ministry official told CNN Sunday. North Korea has moved up the launch window for a rocket by one day, the South Korean Defense Ministry said Saturday. The... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
North Korea launches long-range missileSEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has launched a long-range “missile,” a South K
North Korea launches long-range missile
WPIX 11 New York / Posted yesterday
SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has launched a long-range “missile,” a South Korean defense ministry official told CNN Sunday. North Korea has moved up the launch window for a rocket by one day, the South Korean Defense Ministry said Saturday. The... Read more
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