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MPs to gather for Big Ben's bongs ahead of silencingBBC NewsA group of MPs plan to gather outside Parliament for Big Ben's chimes later, before it falls silent for essential repair work to take place. The bongs will sound at midday and are expected to be disconnected until 2021. Labour MP Stephen Pound said he ...
Trump to ask Americans to trust him on AfghanistanCNN(CNN) Donald Trump will ask Americans Monday to trust him on his new Afghanistan strategy, exercising a president's most somber duty, a decision on waging war, at a time when his own political standing is deeply compromised. Trump will make his first ...
N. Korea resumes threats ahead of exercisesBoston HeraldTENSIONS RISING: South Korean soldiers, above, conduct an anti-terror drill last year as part of the annual Ulchi Freedom exercises. Kim Jong Un and North Korea criticized the exercises once again. comments. Nuclear tensions are high again between ...
Sierra Leone Latest: Landslides Death Toll Nears 500NPRAfter devastating landslides, local authorities are calling for more than 10,000 people to evacuate as more rainfall is expected. DWANE BROWN, HOST: And now, we turn to Africa, where mudslides have devastated two countries. Flash floods in Freetown, ... |