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Ending North Korea oil supplies would be seen as act of war, says Russia | Reuters

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The delivery of oil and oil products to North Korea should not be reduced, Moscow’s ambassador to Pyongyang was cited as saying by RIA news agency on Wednesday, adding that a total end to deliveries would be interpreted by North Korea as an act of war.<p>North Korean leader Kim Jong …

North Korea

There has been, on average, 1 school shooting every week this year

We're <b>21 weeks</b> into 2018, and there have already been <b>23 school shootings</b> where someone was hurt or killed. That averages out to more than <b>1 shooting a week</b>.<p>The parameters CNN followed in this count are:<p>A shooting that involved at least one person being shot (not including the shooter)<br>• A shooting that …

Middle School

Hong Kong pro-democracy activists nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

<b>US lawmakers have nominated Hong Kong pro-democracy activists - including 21-year-old student leader Joshua Wong - for the Nobel Peace Prize.</b><p>He was nominated alongside Nathan Law, 24, and Alex Chow, 27, for "peaceful efforts to bring political reform and self-determination to Hong Kong".<p>A dozen …

White House Wants Pentagon to Offer More Options on North Korea

WASHINGTON — The White House has grown frustrated in recent weeks by what it considers the Pentagon’s reluctance to provide President Trump with options for a military strike against North Korea, according to officials, the latest sign of a deepening split in the administration over how to confront …

Tehran hijab protest: Iranian police arrest 29 women

New wave of protests spread across country, sparking personal freedoms debate<p>Police in Iran’s capital have arrested 29 women accused of being “deceived” into joining protests against a law that makes wearing the hijab compulsory.<p>Women across the country have been protesting by climbing onto telecom …

South Asia

Afghan forces uncover IS hideout in Kabul district

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan security forces uncovered an Islamic State hideout packed with explosives and suicide vests this week in a poor …

Man who attacked London Muslims imprisoned for over 40 years

LONDON (AP) — A man who drove a van into worshippers near a London mosque, killing one man and injuring a dozen others, was sentenced Friday to at …

U.S. economy creates 200,000 jobs in January; wages take off

Wage gains unexpectedly accelerated last month to the fastest pace in more than eight years, signaling that average workers' pay may finally be breaking out of a long period of weakness, according to a report Friday that also showed hiring continued at a solid pace.<p>Nationwide, average hourly …