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October 31, 2017 - 3:10 pm
A Kansas man has been sentenced to federal prison in a child pornography investigation that began in Germany. U.S. Attorney Tom Beall announced Tuesday that 31-year-old Noah Martin, of Lawrence, was sentenced just over eight months in federal prison for two counts of possession and distribution of...
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October 31, 2017 - 1:15 pm
(SCHWERIN, Germany) -- A 19-year-old Syrian man was arrested on Tuesday, suspected of planning a “major terrorist attack” that would kill and injure as many people as possible, according to German authorities. The man, who was taken into custody in the northern German city of Schwerin, was "...
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ABC News
October 31, 2017 - 11:40 am
(WASHINGTON) -- President Trump will not visit the heavily fortified demilitarized zone on the North Korean and South Korean border amid heightened tensions over Pyongyang's nuclear program during his upcoming Asia trip, a senior administration official told reporters during a background briefing...
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October 31, 2017 - 11:22 am
(LONDON) -- Duchess Kate stepped out, in her first solo royal engagement since announcing her third pregnancy, to play tennis with a group of kids. Kate, 35, who is due in April, stepped out in a track suit with her hair pulled back in a ponytail for the event at the National Tennis Centre at...
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Sipa USA
October 31, 2017 - 2:03 am
BEIJING (AP) — President Xi Jinping has promised to open China's economy wider during a meeting with American business leaders ahead of a visit by U.S. President Donald Trump. Xi met Monday with a group that included Apple CEO Tim Cook, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Blackstone Group chairman...
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October 30, 2017 - 8:05 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. special operations forces conducted a raid in Libya this weekend that captured a militant believed to have played a key role in the deadly 2012 attack on the Benghazi consulate, according to U.S. officials. That attack killed Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other...
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October 30, 2017 - 9:13 am
(KABUL, Afghanistan) -- The Taliban claimed that an American teacher being held hostage in Afghanistan for over a year has a "dangerous" disease and said it wouldn't be held responsible if he dies. Kevin King, a teacher who was kidnapped from the American University in Kabul in Aug. 2016, is...
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