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  1. South Korea Fires Warning Shots at North Korean BoatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | TIME.com

    Tensions on the Korean peninsula flared again Monday as South Korea fired warning shots at a North Korean patrol boat, one day after Pyongyang provoked international condemnation with a controversial satellite launch. The South fired the shots and broadcast loudspeaker messages at the Northern vessel after it crossed a maritime boundary known as the Northern Limit Line, an official from the South's defense ministry said on condition of anonymity.

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  2. North Korean Satellite Passed Over Super Bowl StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | TIME.com

    Here's a bit of Super Bowl trivia: North Korea's newest satellite passed almost right over the stadium just an hour after it ended. Whatever motives Pyongyang may have about using its rocket launches to develop nuclear-tipped long-range missiles, it now has two satellites circling the Earth, according to NORAD, the North American Aerospace Command, which monitors all satellites in orbit.

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  3. U.S., South Korea to discuss deploying advanced missile defence systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Globe and Mail

    A North Korean long-range rocket is seen on its launchpad before being launched, in this still image taken from KRT video footage, released by Yonhap on Feb. 7. A North Korean long-range rocket is seen on its launchpad before being launched, in this still image taken from KRT video footage, released by Yonhap on Feb. 7. The Pentagon confirmed on Monday that it will start formal talks with South Korea on deploying an advanced missile defence system to South Korea to counter the growing threat of North Korea's weapons capabilities after its rocket launch this weekend. U.S. military officials have said the sophisticated system called Terminal High Altitude Area Defense was needed in South Korea.

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  4. North Korea will now reportedly have America's most advanced missile system in its backyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The most advanced missile system on the planet can hunt and blast incoming missiles right out of the sky with a 100% success rate - and it appears to be headed to North Korea's backyard. In order to deter North Korean provocations and further defend the Pacific region, the Pentagon deployed a THAAD battery to Guam in April 2013.

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  5. Should the US just stay in Afghanistan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Christian Science Monitor

    When candidate Barack Obama laid out his vision for Iraq and Afghanistan in 2008, he promised not to get drawn into an "endless war." Now, as his presidency comes to an end, some military experts are saying that that calculus has changed.

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  6. North Korea celebrates 'thrilling' satellite launch while praising KimRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | UPI

    North Korea state television showed footage of people in Pyongyang celebrating the launch of the Kwangmyongsong-4, an earth observation satellite, while showing the liftoff multiple times over the weekend. Pyongyang aired scenes of North Koreans commemorating the universally condemned launch Monday, a spectacle that included fireworks - on the Lunar New Year holiday.

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  7. Pentagon confirms North Korea launched satellite into...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Fox News

    The Pentagon confirmed Monday that North Korea has successfully launched a satellite or similar device into orbit, as the U.S. and its allies weigh how to respond to the provocative act. "We've been able to determine that they were able to put a satellite or some space device into orbit," Pentagon spokesman Peter Cook said.

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  8. Israel joins global condemnation of North Korea rocket launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Times of Israel

    This picture taken from North Korean TV and released by South Korean news agency Yonhap on February 7, 2016, shows North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , looking at the locket launch of the satellite Kwangmyong 4. Israel said Monday that it views North Korea's repeated provocations with profound concern, joining the chorus of international criticism following Pyongyang's launching of a long-range rocket on Sunday. A statement released by the Foreign Ministry calls on the "international community to prevent any further violations, which clearly pose a threat to international peace and security."

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  9. Hundreds of thousands celebrate Carnival in CologneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | SouthCoastToday.com

    " Hundreds of thousands of people packed the streets of Cologne for its annual Rose Monday parade, the culmination of five days of Carnival festivities that took place amid heightened security following robberies and sexual assaults in the city on New Year's Eve. Police doubled the number of officers they had on hand this year in an effort to reassure the public in the wake of the Dec. 31 attacks primarily targeting women and blamed largely on foreigners.

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  10. Homegrown Extremists Top Terrorist Threat List, Clapper SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bloomberg

    ... Iran's support for terrorism and the development of offensive cybersecurity capabilities by Russia, China and North Korea. His summary of the annual "Worldwide Threat Assessment of the U.S. Intelligence Community" was obtained by Bloomberg News in ...

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  11. February 8, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Voice of America

    The pack rides in the desert during the first stage of the 2016 Tour of Qatar, between Dukhan and Al Khor Corniche. People burn incense as they pray for good fortune on the first day of the Chinese Lunar New Year, at a temple in Chengdu, Sichuan province.

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  12. Israel criticizes North Korean rocket launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    "Israel condemns the North Korean ballistic missile launch which was carried out against international obligations of its country," said an official statement by the Foreign Ministry on Monday. The Foreign Ministry continued to express its concern that "with the repeated provocations from North Korea, we call upon on the international community to prevent this threat to international peace and security."

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  13. UN condemns NKorea launch, pledges significant new sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | MDJonline.com

    In this Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016 photo, South Koreans watch a TV news program about North Korea's rocket launch at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea.

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  14. North Korea's Mystery BombRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Real Clear Politics

    Exactly how North Korea gathered both the materials needed and the plans to build such a facility is not clear. Some of the scientists who operate the Yongbyon facility were originally trained in Russia but the present generation appears to have been trained in North Korea.

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  15. Live! Siachen avalanche: One soldier found alive 25 feet under snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Rediff.com

    ... identity of the soldier are awaited. 00:52 UK summons North Korean envoy over rocket launch : Britain summoned North Korea's ambassador on Monday to condemn Pyongyang's announcement that it had put a satellite into orbit with a rocket launch. The ...

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  16. UN slams North Korea's rocket launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Iol.co.za

    The United Nations Security Council on Sunday strongly condemned North Korea's latest rocket launch and promised to take punitive steps, while Washington vowed to ensure the 15-nation body imposed "serious consequences" on Pyongyang as soon as possible. "The members of the Security Council strongly condemned this launch," Venezuelan Ambassador Rafael Dario Ramirez Carreno, president of the council this month, told reporters.

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  17. Philip Hammond threatens North Korea with more sanctions after rocket testRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Echo

    He said the Americans had been pushing for tough new measures that went beyond targeting North Korea's atomic weapons and missile programs, while China wanted any future steps to focus on the question of nonproliferation. China and the USA have been working on a new sanctions resolution since North Korea conducted a nuclear test on January 6. He also said the United States "is consulting with the South Koreans for the first time about more missile defense capabilities to prevent any possibility that North Korea could reach USA facilities or US populations".

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  18. US hopes to send anti-missile system to South Korea 'as quickly as possible'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... missile defence system to South Korea "as quickly as possible," the Pentagon said on Monday. Following North Korea's long-range rocket launch on Sunday, South Korean and US military officials announced they would begin formal discussions on placing ...

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  19. Dennis Rodman To Knicks: Hire Me As Head CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CBS Local

    Dennis Rodman wore a Knicks jersey during an interview on Fox Business Network in December 2014. NEW YORK - When Phil Jackson made his first coaching hire as Knicks president, he turned to one of his former players, Derek Fisher.

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  20. 5 reasons China is reluctant to call time on N. Korea's nuclear programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Christian Science Monitor

    In Washington, all eyes are on Beijing as Chinese leaders decide how to respond to North Korea's recent satellite launch. Why are they so hesitant to act? A Chinese paramilitary policeman stands guard outside the North Korean Embassy in Beijing on Sunday.

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