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Protests, Vigils Around US Decry White Supremacism

Protesters decrying hatred and racism converged around the United States on Sunday, saying they felt compelled to counteract the white supremacist rally that spiralled into deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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US Officials Says Confrontation With NKorea Not Imminent

WASHINGTON  — Senior U.S. national security officials said Sunday that a military confrontation with North Korea’s is not imminent, but they cautioned that the possibility of war is greater than it was a decade ago.

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Danish Police Say No Body Found Inside Sunken Submarine

Danish police say they have not found the body of a missing Swedish journalist inside an amateur-built submarine that sunk off the Nordic country's eastern coast last week.

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Kenyan Opposition Leader Odinga Calls On Supporters Not To Go To Work

NAIROBI  - Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga urged supporters to stay away from work on Monday and accused the government of having planned to rig elections and murder his supporters.

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Danish Police Say Mystery Submarine Seems To Have Been Sunk On Purpose

COPENHAGEN - Danish police said on Sunday they had found nobody in the wreck of a submarine owned by an inventor charged with the manslaughter of a woman who had been on board - but added the vessel seemed to have been deliberately sunk.

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Iran Eyes More Funds For Missiles, Guards After U.S. Sanctions

DUBAI - Iran's parliament gave initial approval on Sunday to a bill to boost spending on Tehran's missile program and the elite Revolutionary Guards in retaliation for new sanctions imposed by the United States.

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Indian State Suspends Hospital Chief After Deaths Of 60 Children

NEW DELHI - The head of an Indian hospital where dozens of children died in recent days has been suspended, as officials traded blame over cash shortfalls that led to supplies of medical oxygen being cut.

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3 Dead, Dozens Injured, Amid Violent White Nationalist Rally

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va: A car rammed into a crowd of protesters and a state police helicopter crashed into the woods Saturday as tension boiled over at a white supremacist rally. The violent day left three dead, dozens injured and this usually quiet college town a bloodied symbol of the nation’s roiling racial and political divisions.

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Charlottesville Violence Tests Trump's Presidential Mettle

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BEDMINSTER, N.J.: For President Donald Trump, this was the week when the real world began to intrude upon his presidency.

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