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North Korea 'offers to discuss nuclear disarmament'

North Korea has offered to return to talks on nuclear disarmament, in a move designed to keep their Chinese allies happy.<p>Choe Ryong Ha, an envoy from <b>North Korea</b>, is currently in Beijing to meet with Communist party officials.<p>Chinese state media announced on Friday that the Pyongyang was willing to …

Guantanamo Bay: Why are so many inmates from Yemen?

<b>US President Barack Obama has lifted a moratorium on the transfer of Yemeni prisoners held at Guantanamo Bay as part of a renewed push to close the detention camp.</b><p>Nearly 800 detainees have passed through the centre since it was set up under the Bush administration in 2002 to hold "enemy combatants" …

Middle East

Woolwich attack: MI5 'offered job to suspect'

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Extremism

Fifth person arrested in connection with Woolwich killing

Friday's developments after a soldier's grisly murder this week by two radicals in their 20s became the first terror-related incident on mainland Britain since bombings in July, 2005.<p><b>Attacker had himself been stabbed</b><p>One of the men arrested had previously witnessed a murder and was himself stabbed …

Extremism

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Forbidden artist Ai Weiwei makes massive map of China out of baby formula

BEIJING – His art may be forbidden in China and his name blocked as a search topic online, but Chinese artist and social activist Ai Weiwei still knows how to grab headlines.<p>His latest art project on display in Hong Kong is titled “Baby Formula 2013” and is an 860-square-foot map of China assembled …

Working Americans turn down pay raise to avoid ‘cliff effect’ - Video on NBCNews.com

>>> has been work hard to get ahead and if you slip, at least in the era since fdr's new deal, you can count on getting help from your government. but our economic down turn of late has changed some of that equation for a lot of americans. tonight, melester holt investigates something that defies …

Child Care

'Black widow' bomber attacks Russia police

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Extremism

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French Soldier Stabbed In Neck Near Paris

A police source told the news agency that the soldier would survive the attack. He is 23 years old, according to CNN.<p>Le Parisien is reporting that the attacker was of Northern African appearance, aged around 30 years old and wearing a jilbab, a type of Islamic garment. The man quickly fled the …

Extremism

Scientists Have Solved The Mystery Of The White Tiger's Coat

The strikingly beautiful, milky coats of white tigers are caused by a single change in a known pigment gene, a new study finds.<p>Since their discovery in the Indian jungle centuries ago, white tigers, a variant of Bengal tigers (Panthera tigris tigris), have had a certain mystique. Captive white …

Wildlife

Highway Bridge Collapses After Two Trains Collide In Missouri

At about 2:30 a.m. Saturday two trains collided in Rockview, Missouri and struck a two-lane overpass support pillar, taking down the highway along with several cars.<p>"One train T-boned the other one and caused it to derail, and the derailed train hit a pillar which caused the overpass to collapse," …

Employment

Woolwich murder suspect: Michael Adebolajo held in Kenya in 2010

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Extremism

Oregon Teenager Busted for Columbine-Inspired Plan to Bomb His High School

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Apparently a high school student in Oregon was arrested this week for carefully planning an attack …