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Trump says North Korean regime was smart to back down on missile threat – OPINION: Time to end the North Korea sanctions merry-go-round – BELLWETHER: A much-needed Trump victory: Germany keeps its promise

President Trump said Wednesday that North Korea’s Kim Jong Un made a “very wise” decision in backing down on his threats of a missile attack on Guam, in the U.S. president’s first formal comments on the apparent de-escalation. “Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well …

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ShadowPad: Backdoor in enterprise server software exposed

File Photo A backdoor in a server software management platform used by hundreds of companies across the globe has been exposed by researchers. Kaspersky Lab revealed the implanted backdoor, discovered in a server management software product from NetSarang utilized by firms in financial services, banking, education, telecoms, manufacturing, energy, and …

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Man shoots himself in heart with nail gun

A man who drove himself to hospital after accidentally shooting a nail into his heart was lucky to survive, doctors say. Doug Bergeson was framing a fireplace when his nail gun fired, sending a nail ricocheting off wood and into his chest with the speed of a .22-calibre bullet. The …

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You can now make free phone calls with your Google Home

Remember back in May, when Google announced plans to let people make free phone calls through the Google Home? That feature is rolling out starting today (alas, only for folks in U.S./Canada). Say something like, “OK Google, call the nearest sandwich shop,” and it’ll connect the dots and help you …

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Grace Mugabe seeks immunity after alleged assault

South African police have said Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe remains in the country and has applied for diplomatic immunity after being accused of assaulting a 20-year-old model in an upmarket Johannesburg hotel. They also confirmed that Ms Mugabe, the 52-year-old wife of veteran Zimbabwean leader Robert, had failed to …

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College pal spills on Gaineses

“Real” is not typically a word that’s associated with reality TV stars, but a good friend of Chip and Joanna Gaines insists the HGTV stars are exactly that. “I’ve known Chip and Joanna a long time and they’re wonderful people,” Jill Barrett told Fox News. “They’re true blue, real deal, …

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