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ALASKA, HAWAII ON EDGE Pols call for better defense after N. Korea ICBM test

Lawmakers in Alaska and Hawaii are doubling down on calls for improved U.S. defenses after North Korea test-fired an intercontinental ballistic missile that experts say could hit Alaska.  Tuesday’s ICBM launch was North Korea’s most successful yet, spurring an emergency ...

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Virgin Media broadband problems – Why customers aren't getting the speeds they pay for

Virgin Media has been forced to apologise after a BBC Watch Watchdog investigation found many customers were not getting speeds they were promised. In fact, some users of the popular broadband service were found to be getting just 3 per ...

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'EXTREMELY UNETHICAL' Critics say CNN may have committed crime with ‘threat’ to meme creator

CNN faced widespread backlash Wednesday for seeming to imply the network would reveal the identity of the Reddit user who made an anti-CNN, Trump-themed GIF if he reneged on an apology – but some critics suggested the network also could ...

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IS THIS AMELIA? New photo may reveal she was captured by Japanese

The disappearance of Amelia Earhart is one of the great unsolved mysteries, although a recently-discovered photo is being touted as a vital clue to the aviation pioneer’s fate. Earhart, who was attempting to fly around the world, disappeared on July ...

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RECESSION WARNING: The shock graph that PROVES a huge stock market crash is COMING

In a flashing red warning, share valuations have soared to their second-highest ever level, suggesting that many stock investments are over-bought and could be in bubble territory. The only other time indicators were at this level was before the dot ...

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WATCHING FROM AFAR US saw N. Korea prep, launch missile

U.S. officials watched North Korea prepare for the Tuesday launch of its first successful intercontinental ballistic missile, a well-placed senior U.S. official told Fox News – however, no anti-missile defense systems appear to have been activated to shoot down the ...

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Chris Christie has the beach to himself

New Jersey legislators went home Saturday afternoon without passing a budget, leaving the state government shut down, the spokesman for Gov. Chris Christie told CNN. CNN.com – RSS Channel – US

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Saudi-led group: Qatar not serious about demands

Four Arab nations that impose a blockade on Qatar for its alleged support for terrorism have issued a statement saying that Doha’s response to their demands to end the crisis was “not serious.” Wednesday’s statement came after foreign ministers from ...

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