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Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un
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David Caplan
May 01, 2020 - 6:27 pm
North Korean state-run media claimed on Saturday that leader Kim Jong Un attended a ceremony for the completion of a fertilizer plant north of Pyongyang, making it his first appearance in 20 days.
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JFK Airport Security Line
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Lynda Lopez
March 09, 2020 - 7:37 pm
Coronavirus fears have many people rethinking travel plans and some professional in the industry are worried about their businesses taking a hit.
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Coronavirus Screening
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Marla Diamond
January 27, 2020 - 6:48 pm
Five Americans have tested positive for coronavirus and another 73 are being tested, including some in the Tri-State area.
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Puerto Rico Earthquake
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Mack Rosenberg
January 15, 2020 - 1:55 pm
The federal government is lifting a nearly two-year hold on disaster relief aid to Puerto Rico following several earthquakes on the island.
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FILE - In this Tuesday, July 10, 2018 file photo Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, and from left, Meghan the Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry, Prince William and Kate the Duchess of Cambridge watch a flypast of Royal Air Force aircraft pass over Buckingham Palace in London. In a stunning declaration, Britain's Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, said they are planning "to step back" as senior members of the royal family and "work to become financially independent." A statement issued by the couple Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020 also said they intend to "balance" their time between the U.K. and North America. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)
Associated Press
January 13, 2020 - 12:07 pm
SANDRINGHAM, England (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II says she has agreed to grant Prince Harry and Meghan their wish for a more independent life that will see them move part-time to Canada. The British monarch says in a statement that a summit of senior royals on Monday was "constructive." She said it...
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Iranian lawmakers
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Associated Press
January 07, 2020 - 10:09 pm
Iran struck back at the United States for the killing of a top Iranian general early Wednesday, firing a series of surface-to-surface missiles at an Iraqi air base housing U.S. troops and warning the United States and its allies in the region not to retaliate.
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Sen. Bob Menendez
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 06, 2020 - 6:25 pm
Senate Democrats want answers about what led President Donald Trump to the decision to take out Iran’s top military commander.
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Pope Francis
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Associated Press
December 17, 2019 - 5:51 pm
Pope Francis abolished the use of the Vatican's highest level of secrecy in clergy sexual abuse cases Tuesday, responding to mounting criticism that the rule of “pontifical secrecy" has been used to protect pedophiles, silence victims and prevent police from investigating crimes.
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FILE - In this file photo dated July 18, 2015, Marie Fredriksson, singer of the pop duo Roxette. Fredriksson has died, aged 61 after a long illness, according to an announcement Tuesday Dec. 10, 2019. (Suvad Mrkonjic / TT via AP)
Associated Press
December 10, 2019 - 8:45 am
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Marie Fredriksson, the female half of the Swedish pop duo Roxette, has died at age 61, her management agency said Tuesday. Fredriksson formed Roxette with Per Gessle in 1986. The two released their first album the same year and went on to achieve international success in the late...
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Brian Hook
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 05, 2019 - 2:30 pm
The Trump administration on Thursday accused Iranian security forces of killing more than 1,000 people in crackdowns against recent protests that have swept the country. That figure is significantly higher than previously estimated death tolls from human rights groups and others, and the...
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