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The 21-year-old was a master around the greens as he carded a bogey-free three-under-par 69 to prevail at 10 under in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. There was no indication coming into The Players that Kim would be a factor. His 73 left him tied for second with Ian Poulter. ("You don't want to be passing them on the way back home if you play bad", he said.) Surrounded by their four children, his wife Katie spoke about their recent turn of luck.
  • Some rivers receding, but Mississippi River remains high

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    More major roads are closing, due to flooding in south and west St. Louis County this week. Of the seven biggest flood crests along this stretch of the Black River, four have happened within the last 10 years. Residents should treat the flooding like a "liquid blizzard" and stay home, said Karen Yeomans of the Missouri Department of Transportation . But authorities warn the threat isn't over.
  • McMaster says we should be 'prepared' for North Korea

    McMaster says we should be 'prepared' for North Korea

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    I mean, we'll see", the president responded coyly with all the seriousness of answering to a question about whether he will order dessert. The US is deploying a naval strike group led by an aircraft carrier to the Korean peninsula, and a missile- defense system called Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) will be operational "within days", according to officials.
  • What you need to know about rising tensions on the Korean Peninsula

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    Trump sent the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier strike group for exercises off the Korean peninsula as a warning to North Korea and a show of solidarity with US allies. Chief nuclear negotiators, Joseph Yun, U.S. special representative for North Korea policy, left, Kenji Kanasugi, director general of the Japanese Foreign Ministry's Asian and Oceanian Affairs Bureau, right, and Kim H.
  • Korea issues direct criticism on China amid nuke dispute

    Korea issues direct criticism on China amid nuke dispute

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    Trump also spoke on Tuesday with Russian President Vladimir Putin and discussed "how best to resolve the very unsafe situation in North Korea", the White House said. Pyongyang had acted as a buffer between Beijing and Washington since the Korean War in the 1950s and "contributed to protecting peace and security of China", it said, adding that its ally should "thank the DPRK for it".
  • Say Watt? Steelers take TJ Watt in first round of NFL Draft

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    Watt in the first round on Thursday. After months of waiting and excitements, one of the biggest events in American football is almost upon us - the 2017 NFL draft - where superstar players all started prior to entering the league. He doesn't turn 21 until July and is the second-youngest player ever drafted by the Steelers. In Pittsburgh , pass rushing can make you a God. Watt is the type of player the Steelers needed to get.
  • Attorney general vows 'sanctuary city' fight

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    Tuesday's ruling by U.S. District Judge William Orrick in San Francisco was the latest blow to Trump's efforts to toughen immigration enforcement. The Trump administration has targeted sanctuary cities, which generally offer safe harbor to illegal immigrants and often do not use municipal funds or resources to advance the enforcement of federal immigration laws.
  • Turkish military convoy moves closer to Syrian Kurds

    Turkish military convoy moves closer to Syrian Kurds

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    USA military vehicles cruise towards the Syria-Turkey border to warn ISIS "We have U.S. forces that are there throughout the entirety of northern Syria that operate with our Syrian Democratic Force partners". The difference of opinion over YPG has cast a shadow over US-Turkish relations for some time, and Erdogan is hoping for a drastic change in American policy when he meets President Donald Trump next month.
  • BJP practising political vendetta of worst order

    BJP practising political vendetta of worst order

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    As reported by an Indian Express report, the 5 acres of land that was bought and then sold in Amipur, Faridabad district by Priyanka Gandhi Vadra form part of the land parcels which have been under the scanner of enforcement agencies - two persons have already been summoned and questioned - and purportedly figure in the Justice S N Dhingra Commission report on alleged irregularities in Haryana land deals.
  • Climate March expected to draw massive crowd to Washington in sweltering heat

    Climate March expected to draw massive crowd to Washington in sweltering heat

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    Saturday's event was inspired by another rally almost three years ago, when several hundred thousand marchers filled the streets of New York City in what organizers called the largest climate rally ever. In February, Flynn resigned from the Trump administration after misleading Vice President Mike Pence about his conversations with the Russian ambassador prior to being sworn in as national security adviser.
  • France's Le Pen steps down as party leader

    France's Le Pen steps down as party leader

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    Ms Le Pen yesterday came under fire from her father, far-right veteran Jean-Marie Le Pen, who said she should have campaigned more aggressively for Sunday's first round, following the example of US President Donald Trump, known for his brash campaigning.
  • Suspended Alabama Chief Justice Moore running for US Senate

    Suspended Alabama Chief Justice Moore running for US Senate

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    Moore, the chief justice of the state Supreme Court, was suspended for the remainder of his term after the Alabama Court of the Judiciary found he violated judicial ethics. Stuart, a former circuit judge, was elected to the state Supreme Court in 2000. Despite being removed twice from the state's highest court, the site repeatedly refers to him as "Judge Roy Moore " and prominently features his official state portrait in which he's wearing judicial robes.
  • Kupwara attack: Three soldiers, two terrorists killed; Rajnath Singh calls meeting

    Kupwara attack: Three soldiers, two terrorists killed; Rajnath Singh calls meeting

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    Taking to the twitter , Gandhi said, "Repeated terrorist attacks, esp on army camps is extremely worrying". Two soldiers and an officer were killed in the attack, the sources said. The violence followed a pre-dawn assault on the garrison in Kupwara district, near the de-facto border known as the Line of Control that divides Kashmir between India and Pakistan.
  • Ivanka Trump Accused Of 'Playing First Lady' In Melania Trump's Absence

    Ivanka Trump Accused Of 'Playing First Lady' In Melania Trump's Absence

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    Since Donald Trump took the Japanese Prime Minister to his resort in Mar-a-Lago, Melania Trump has begun to embrace her role as First Lady. Transition spokesman Jason Miller said the Trumps were "energised and excited about their new role" but felt concerned about son Barron changing schools in the middle of the year.
  • Germans groan at Trump praise

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    In an attempt to allay ethics concerns about her position, Trump said in late March she would serve in an unpaid informal advisory role. Among the panel was International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Legarde, Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland, Queen Maxima of the Netherlands, tech entrepreneur Juliana Rotich and German Chanellor Angela Merkel.
  • Maoist attack leaves 25 CRPF men dead in Chhattisgarh

    Maoist attack leaves 25 CRPF men dead in Chhattisgarh

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    Expressing grief at the "senseless act" of violence, Chief Minister Singh urged the central government to work on a comprehensive policy to deal with the Naxal problem. Expressing his condolences to the CRPF bravehearts, who lost their lives in the Sukma encounter, Singh urged the government to take the villagers into confidence to ensure that such incidents so not occur again.
  • Trump's First 100 Days

    Trump's First 100 Days

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    Search results show that interest in the Ivanka Trump Collection has tailed off significantly since the first 30 days of her father becoming president, with search queries down 97 percent. But Trump also told the Associated Press the 100 days measure is "an artificial barrier". He brought his team together and said ‘weve probably got 18 months, or two years.
  • Turkey election board 'rejects referendum annulment bid'

    Turkey election board 'rejects referendum annulment bid'

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    Thousands of protesters accusing the ruling AK Party of election fraud have taken to the streets of Istanbul , Ankara and other cities since Sunday's vote, with another wave of demonstrations planned for Wednesday evening. It is widely seen as a crackdown on those acting out against the state following the failed coup past year which resulted in almost 50,000 arrests.
  • US Treasury rejects Exxon Mobil request to drill in Russia

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    Massive US-based oil company Exxon-Mobil will not be getting a waiver from the Treasury Department allowing them to participate in joint drilling operations with Russian-based oil company Rosneft . A Treasury Department representative said the department would not comment on individual licenses or waiver requests. "Exxon's request for a waiver for oil exploration in Russian Federation was inconsistent with the original intent of the sanctions put in place by the Obama administration ...