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Mass Strike Over Pensions Tangles Transportation Across France

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(PARIS) — Most French trains are at a standstill, schools are closed and the Eiffel Tower is warning visitors to stay away as unions hold nationwide strikes and protests over the government’s retirement reform. Paris deployed 6,000 police for what’s expected to be a major demonstration Thursday through the capital, as subway stations across the […]

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Huawei Asks Court to Throw out U.S. Telecom Funds Ban

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(SHENZHEN, China) — Chinese tech giant Huawei is asking a U.S. federal court to throw out a rule that bars rural phone carriers from using government money to purchase its equipment on security grounds. The lawsuit announced Thursday is Huawei Technologies Ltd.’s second legal challenge this year to Trump administration efforts to reduce its already […]

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European Nations Call Out Iran for Working on Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missiles

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(UNITED NATIONS) — France, Germany and the United Kingdom say Iran’s efforts to develop “nuclear-capable ballistic missiles” go against a U.N. Security Council resolution calling on Tehran not to undertake any activity related to such missiles. Ambassadors from the three European nations urged U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in a letter circulated Wednesday to inform the […]

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Military Responds to a Reported Shooting at Pearl Harbor

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The U.S. military says security forces responded to a reported shooting at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Wednesday afternoon. The Pearl Harbor military base was put on lockdown after the incident, according to the U.S. Army Garrison Hawaii. It is unclear if there are any injuries. “Joint Base did respond to a reported shooting at […]