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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is unlikely to visit Seoul this year: YTN

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is unlikely to visit Seoul this year: YTN

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits a shoe factory in Wonsan, North Korea, in this undated photo released December 2, 2018 by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA). KCNA via REUTERS SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is unlikely to visit Seoul in the final three weeks of this year,…
Armenian acting PM’s bloc leads parliamentary vote: election commission
More than 150 governments to adopt U.N. migration pact in Morocco
Few Venezuelans turn out for municipal elections amid crisis
Australian voters shun conservative government in widely watched poll
After Kevin Hart’s departure, finding new Oscars host won’t be easy

After Kevin Hart's departure, finding new Oscars host won't be easy

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The "most thankless job in town" just got even more difficult. The Oscars have a longstanding host problem, but Kevin Hart's swift downfall over old anti-gay tweets has led to bigger questions about the gig and the liability of social media histories. It's just the latest controversy for the organization that puts on the Academy…
John Kelly joins long list of those fired, departed or resigned from Trump’s White House

John Kelly joins long list of those fired, departed or resigned from Trump's White House

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U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that White House chief of staff John Kelly will leave his job at the end of the year, extending the historically high turnover in the top ranks of his administration. On Friday, Trump announced a new U.S. attorney general and a new U.S. ambassador to the United Nations,…
Armenians vote for parliament as PM looks to bolster support

Armenians vote for parliament as PM looks to bolster support

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Armenians voted for a new parliament on Sunday as acting prime minister Nikol Pashinyan sought a stronger mandate, having been elected by lawmakers to the post in May following a peaceful revolution earlier this year. Pashinyan came to power in the wake of weeks of mass protests against corruption and cronyism in the ex-Soviet republic.…
‘Substantial’ prison term recommended for former Trump attorney Michael Cohen

'Substantial' prison term recommended for former Trump attorney Michael Cohen

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Federal prosecutors in Manhattan on Friday asked a judge to sentence Michael Cohen, the former personal lawyer for U.S. President Donald Trump, to a "substantial term of imprisonment" for paying an adult film star hush money on Trump's behalf and evading taxes. In the process, court filings now reveal that Trump's former legal fixer was fielding…
SpaceX Christmas delivery arrives at space station

SpaceX Christmas delivery arrives at space station

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A SpaceX delivery full of Christmas goodies arrived at the International Space Station on Saturday, following a slight delay caused by a communication drop-out. The Dragon capsule pulled up at the orbiting lab three days after launching from Cape Canaveral. Commander Alexander Gerst used the space station's big robotic arm to grab the cargo carrier,…