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U.S. starts 'extreme vetting' at Australia's offshore detention centers

Tuesday  09:07,   23 may 2017
Reuters

<p>U.S. Homeland Security officials have begun "extreme vetting" interviews at Australia's offshore detention centers, two sources at the camps told Reuters on Tuesday, as Washington honors a refugee swap U.S. President Donald Trump [...]

U.S. starts 'extreme vetting' at Australia's offshore detention centers

Tuesday  09:06,   23 may 2017
Reuters

<p>U.S. Homeland Security officials have begun "extreme vetting" interviews at Australia's offshore detention centers, two sources at the camps told Reuters on Tuesday, as Washington honors a refugee swap U.S. President Donald Trump [...]

Yemen raid 'kills al-Qaeda militants'

Tuesday  08:17,   23 may 2017
BBC News

<p>US forces have carried out a raid on an al-Qaeda compound in Yemen, killing seven militants, the US military says. </p>US forces have carried out a raid on an al-Qaeda compound in Yemen, killing seven militants, the US military[...]

China urges North Korea not to violate U.N. resolutions

Tuesday  08:17,   23 may 2017
Reuters

<p>China urged North Korea not to violate U.N. Security Council resolutions with its nuclear and missile programmes, after Pyongyang said it had successfully tested what it called an intermediate-range ballistic missile.</p>Load[...]

U.S. delivers patrol boats to Vietnam to deepen security ties

Tuesday  08:17,   23 may 2017
Reuters

<p>The United States has transferred six patrol boats to the Vietnam coast guard, to help build security cooperation between the two countries, U.S. embassy in Hanoi said in a statement on Tuesday.</p>Load[...]

Human rights watchdog condemns Thailand hospital bomb

Tuesday  07:41,   23 may 2017
Associated Press

A human rights watchdog condemned the bombing of a Thai hospital that wounded more than 20 people on the third anniversary of a military coup, saying the blast was an inexcusable crime. Load Error Investigators found remnants of batteries and [...]

Human rights watchdog condemns Thailand hospital bomb

Tuesday  07:41,   23 may 2017
Associated Press

A human rights watchdog condemned the bombing of a Thai hospital that wounded more than 20 people on the third anniversary of a military coup, saying the blast was an inexcusable crime. Load Error Investigators found remnants of batteries and [...]

Ariana Grande suspends tour after explosion at Manchester show

Tuesday  07:20,   23 may 2017
New York Daily News

Ariana Grande is safe after an explosion at her Manchester show killed at least 19 people and injured at least 50 others.&nbsp;Load[...]

Ariana Grande suspends tour after explosion at Manchester show

Tuesday  07:05,   23 may 2017
New York Daily News

Ariana Grande is safe after an explosion at her Manchester show killed at least 19 people and injured at least 50 others.&nbsp;Load[...]

Attack at Grande concert reminiscent of Paris

Tuesday  06:53,   23 may 2017
USA TODAY SPORTS

A possible terrorist attack at an Ariana Grande concert in the United Kingdom Monday night that left 19 dead bore eerie similarities to an attack in Paris in November 2015 during a rock concert. Load Error Eighty-nine people died when three[...]

For 70-year-old president who likes his own bed, this trip is exhausting

Tuesday  06:20,   23 may 2017
MSN

<p>He stifles yawns. His eyes narrow. And ultimately, when he garbles part of his speech, an aide explains that President Donald Trump is "just an exhausted guy."</p>It was only second day of an eight-day trip that includes four[...]

Corruption trial begins for ex-South Korean President Park

Tuesday  06:20,   23 may 2017
Associated Press

In handcuffs and her eyes downcast, former South Korean President Park Geun-hye entered a Seoul courtroom Monday morning for the beginning of a corruption trial that could send her to prison for life if she is convicted. Load Error In[...]

'Everybody Was Running and Screaming': Witnesses Describe Manchester Chaos

Tuesday  06:05,   23 may 2017
NBC News

"You could feel it in your chest," Catherine Macfarlane said. "It was chaotic. Everybody was running and screaming and just trying to get out."Load[...]

"Pls help me...": Frantic parents hunt for missing kids after UK concert blast

Tuesday  05:55,   23 may 2017
Reuters

Desperate parents and friends used social media to search for loved ones on Tuesday after a blast killed at least 19 people at a British concert by U.S. singer Ariana Grande, with images of happy-looking teenagers posted next to pleas for help. [...]

The Latest: Police: Concert blast being treated as terrorism

Tuesday  05:51,   23 may 2017
Associated Press

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, that authorities say killed several people. (all times local): 3 a.m. Greater Manchester Police say they are working with national police and intelligence[...]