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U.S. News & World Report

US threatens to close Palestinian office in Washington
(CNN) The Trump administration put the Palestine Liberation Organization on notice Friday that it will close the group's office in Washington if the Palestinians don't get serious about peace talks with Israel, State Department officials said ...
Palestinian president says US threat to close PLO's DC office 'dangerous' for peaceWashington Post
Palestinians vow to suspend talks if the US closes their diplomatic office in WashingtonBusiness Insider
Palestinians Threaten To Suspend Talks If US Closes PLO MissionNPR
Fox News -BBC News -TIME -Los Angeles Times
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04:08pm Sat, November 18, 2017

Los Angeles Times

'It's agonizing the passing of the hours.' NASA joins search for missing Argentine submarine
Los Angeles Times
NASA, bolstering the efforts of vessels from seven countries, joined the search Saturday for a lost Argentine submarine that hasn't been heard from since Wednesday morning. The submarine ARA San Juan, with 44 crew members, had participated in naval ...
A submarine has vanished, launching a frantic search for 44 people on boardWashington Post
British and US Navies Join Search for Missing Argentine SubmarineNew York Times
Strong Winds and Waves Hinder Search for Argentine SubmarineU.S. News & World Report
ABC News -New York Daily News -Slate Magazine (blog)
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04:55pm Sat, November 18, 2017

Washington Post

Surgeons remove worms, other parasites from NKorean soldier
Washington Post
SEOUL, South Korea — Surgeons treating a North Korean soldier who was severely wounded by gunfire while escaping to South Korea this past week removed dozens of parasites from his body, including presumed roundworms that were as long as 27 ...
China says will work with North Korea to boost ties as envoy visitsReuters
Japan Wants War With North Korea's Kim Jong Un, Not Dialogue, New Poll ShowsNewsweek
Injured defector's parasites and diet hint at hard life in North KoreaBusiness Insider
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08:37am Sat, November 18, 2017

Washington Post

US general says nuclear launch order can be refused
Washington Post
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia — The top officer at U.S. Strategic Command said Saturday an order from President Donald Trump or any of his successors to launch nuclear weapons can be refused if that order is determined to be illegal. Air Force Gen. John Hyten ...
US Nuclear General Says Would Resist 'Illegal' Trump Strike OrderU.S. News & World Report
Top general says he would resist "illegal" nuke order from TrumpCBS News
Top nuclear commander: I wouldn't carry out an 'illegal' nuclear strike order from TrumpThe Hill
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04:51pm Sat, November 18, 2017

Daily Beast

A North Korean Defector Has 'Enormous' Parasites. Where Are They From?
Daily Beast
A parasitologist and doctor weigh in, suggesting that this might be more rampant in the isolated nation than we know. Jack Crosbie. 11.17.17 6:00 PM ET. Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast. On Monday, a North Korean soldier ...
North Korean defector found to have 'enormous parasites'BBC News
Parasites make treatment of N. Korean defector harder, doctor saysKorea Biomedical Review

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09:08pm Fri, November 17, 2017

Washington Post

Trump faced public and private pressure to halt elephant hunting trophy imports
Washington Post
A combination of public and private pressure prompted President Trump to overturn his administration's recent move to allow elephants shot for sport in Zimbabwe and Zambia to be imported back to the United States as trophies, according to interviews ...
Why Can't We Protect Elephants?New York Times
What Trophy Hunting Does to the Elephants It Leaves BehindThe Atlantic
Trump delays new policy on importing elephant trophiesNew York Daily News
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05:16pm Sat, November 18, 2017

New York Times

Lebanese Prime Minister Meets Macron After Mysterious Saudi Stay
New York Times
PARIS — Lebanon's absent prime minister arrived in France on Saturday morning after two weeks in Saudi Arabia, a mysterious stay that touched off intense speculation that he was being held against his will. The prime minister, Saad Hariri, who has not ...
Lebanon's prime minister arrives in Paris, heralding the end of one crisis but perhaps starting anotherLos Angeles Times
Lebanon's embattled premier says he will return to Lebanon, but confirms resignationWashington Post
Lebanese PM Saad Hariri returning to Beirut despite his resignationCNN
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10:36am Sat, November 18, 2017


Gerry Adams to step down in end of an era for Irish nationalism
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams, a pivotal figure in the political life of Ireland for almost 50 years, said on Saturday he will step down as party leader and complete a generational shift in the former political wing of the Irish Republican ...
Gerry Adams: Face of IRA Who Helped Cement Northern Ireland PeaceU.S. News & World Report
Gerry Adams to stand down as Sinn Féin leader next yearBBC News
Sinn Finn's divisive leader to step down after over 30 yearsWashington Post
Wall Street Journal -ABC Online -The Guardian -Financial Times
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05:01pm Sat, November 18, 2017

Washington Post

US Navy says a Japanese tugboat 'drifted into' a 7th Fleet destroyer
Washington Post
The U.S. Navy said a Japanese tugboat “drifted into” a destroyer during a scheduled exercise Saturday, causing “minimal damage” to the warship and no reported injuries. The USS Benfold, a guided-missile destroyer, appears to have sustained scrapes on ...
US warship collides with Japanese tug boat, latest mishap for the Navy's 7th FleetABC News
Destroyer USS Benfold Damaged After Collision with Japanese TugUSNI News
Navy is still searching for a plan to reach a 355-ship fleetStars and Stripes
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03:16pm Sat, November 18, 2017

BBC News

New portrait marks Queen and Prince Philip's 70th anniversary
BBC News
A new portrait of the Queen and Prince Philip has been released to mark their 70th wedding anniversary. The royal couple will mark Monday's platinum anniversary with a private dinner with family and friends at Windsor Castle. The bells of Westminster ...
Queen Elizabeth, Prince Philip release anniversary portrait to celebrate 70
The Look of Love! Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip Share 70th Anniversary
Official Photo Released to Mark 70th Wedding Anniversary of Queen ElizabethU.S. News & World Report
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04:47pm Sat, November 18, 2017