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891 Harvard pulls student offers over online comments file
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Jun 06, 2017 3
At least 10 students who were accepted to Harvard University had their admission offers revoked because they made offensive comments online, the university's student newspaper reported. The Harvard Crimson (http://bit.ly/2s9vmKV) report...  
890 Apps that help find refunds after a purchase
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May 26, 2017 19
Don’t you hate it when you buy something and then you find out a few weeks later it’s been discounted? We all hate feeling like we overpaid. The good news is there are two apps that can help you with that: Earny and Paribus. Earn...  
889 James Bond star Roger Moore dead at 89 after 'battle with cancer'
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May 23, 2017 110
Roger Moore, who starred in the iconic James Bond movie franchise in the 1970s and '80s, has died after a "short but brave battle with cancer," his children said. He was 89 years old. "With the heaviest of hearts, we must share the awfu...  
888 Robert Mueller appointed special counsel to oversee probe into Russia's interference in 2016 election
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May 18, 2017 73
The United States Department of Justice has announced that a special counsel has been appointed to investigate Russian interference into last year's presidential election and links or coordination with the campaign of President Donald T...  
887 S. Korean president vows to reopen probe into 1980 massacre file
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May 18, 2017 11
South Korea's new liberal president vowed Thursday to reopen an investigation into the government's role in the violent suppression of a 1980 democratic uprising in the city of Gwangju that killed hundreds, as he further distanced h...  
886 Cyberattack Warning file
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May 15, 2017 16
The "ransomware" cyberattack that has crippled companies and governments around the world ebbed in intensity on Monday, though experts warned that new versions of the virus could emerge. Thousands more infections were reported Monday, largel...  
885 Putin condemns North Korea missile test file
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May 15, 2017 13
The Latest on North Korea's missile launch (all times local): Russian President Vladimir Putin has condemned North Korea's latest test-firing of a ballistic missile. North Korea on Sunday launched what it said was a new type of "medi...  
884 North Korea test-launched a ballistic missile again
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May 14, 2017 149
North Korea on Sunday test-launched a ballistic missile that flew for half an hour and reached an unusually high altitude before landing in the Sea of Japan, the South Korean, Japanese and U.S. militaries said. The launch, which Tokyo said c...  
883 Progressive wins South Korean presidential election
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May 10, 2017 47
Moon Jae-in, a longtime opposition leader who favors opening a dialogue with North Korea, is claiming victory as South Korea's next president, ending a decade of conservative rule. Moon, 64, from the progressive Democratic Party, is lead...  
882 US successfully tests new nuclear gravity bomb
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Apr 16, 2017 289
As the world’s attention was on the first combat use of the conventional “Mother Of All Bombs,” the US National Nuclear Security Administration announced the successful field test of the modernized gravity nuclear bomb in N...  
881 North Korea says Syria airstrikes prove its nukes justified file
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Apr 09, 2017 19
North Korea has vowed to bolster its defenses to protect itself against airstrikes like the ones President Donald Trump ordered against an air base in Syria. The North called the airstrikes "absolutely unpardonable" and said they prove its n...  
880 The strike on Syria's Shayrat air base
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Apr 07, 2017 810
A senior U.S. military official said the 59 missiles reached their intended targets, and approximately 20 aircraft were struck. The official also said that there were no Russian aircraft at the base at the time, nor was there any indication...  
879 Syrian jets take off from air base hit by US
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Apr 07, 2017 64
Two Syrian jets took off today from the air base that was hit by U.S. missiles and carried out strikes on areas under ISIS control in the countryside of eastern Homs, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. The Syrian governmen...  
878 North Korea fires ballistic missile off east coast file
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Apr 04, 2017 11
North Korea fired a ballistic missile into the waters off its east coast on Wednesday, South Korean officials said, in a continuation of its weapons launches made as the country is angrily reacting to annual military drills between U.S. and...  
877 S. Korea court approves arrest of ex-president
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Mar 30, 2017 35
The Associated PressOusted South Korean President Park Geun-hye, center, arrives at the Seoul Central District Court for hearing on a prosecutors' request for her arrest for corruption, in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, March 30, 2017. (AP Ph...  
876 South Korea: Constitutional court upholds President Park Geun-hye's impeachment
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Mar 09, 2017 12
Seoul, South Korea (CNN)South Korea's Constitutional Court has upheld a decision by the country's National Assembly to impeach President Park Guen-hye. The decision was unanimous, with all eight judges on the court voting to remove Park from...  
875 Judgment day for South Korea's President Park Geun-hye
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Mar 09, 2017 9
(CNN)South Korea's Constitutional Court will rule on President Park Geun-hye's impeachment Friday. The country's parliament impeached Park in December, and she was stripped of her presidential powers pending the court's judgment. The ruling ...  
874 What we know about VX nerve agent that allegedly killed Kim Jong Nam
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Feb 24, 2017 30
The fast-acting poison used in the apparent assassination of Kim Jong Nam at a crowded airport terminal in Malaysia last week was the banned chemical weapon VX nerve agent, according to police. Kim Jong Nam is the estranged half-brother of ...  
873 South Korean court approves arrest of Samsung heir file
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Feb 16, 2017 19
A South Korean court approved on Friday the arrest of a billionaire heir to Samsung accused of bribery and other charges in connection to a massive corruption scandal.The Seoul Central District Court's decision to issue a warrant to arrest L...  
872 Senate Confirms Jeff Sessions as Attorney General file
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Feb 08, 2017 25
Sen. Jeff Sessions has been confirmed as the new attorney general of the United States -- capping a contentious process that involved protests from his Democratic colleagues. The Senate voted tonight 52-47 in favor of Sessions' confirma...