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  1. The Latest: Putin: UK attack shows need for joint efforts

    03.23 / 09:53 washingtontimes.com WashingtonTimes-World
    LONDON (AP) - The latest on the attack outside Britain's Parliament (all times local): 8:40 a.m. Russian President Vladimir Putin says the attack outside Parliament in London underlined the need for pooling global efforts against terrorism. In a letter to British Prime Minister Theresa May released by the Kremlin Thursday,…
  2. Radical Islam gives British authorities difficulty to contain

    03.23 / 02:57 washingtontimes.com WashingtonTimes-World
    The attack outside Britain's Parliament Wednesday came amid a yearslong struggle by British authorities to contain a small but persistent strain of Islamic extremism promoted by a clutch of radical preachers, including one who was sentenced in September for encouraging young men to join the Islamic State group. As of…
  3. Take that! Pyongyang lambastes Trump as too much like Obama

    03.23 / 01:48 washingtontimes.com WashingtonTimes-World
    TOKYO (AP) - North Korea has a criticism of U.S. President Donald Trump he probably wasn't expecting: He's too much like Barack Obama. North Korea's state media, which regularly vilified Obama in the strongest terms, had been slow to do the same with the Trump administration, possibly so that officials…
  4. Patrick Cronin, Donald Trump critic, named to PACOM post

    03.22 / 21:58 washingtontimes.com WashingtonTimes-World
    Trump critic named to Pacom post Patrick Cronin, an Asian security expert with the Democrat-leaning Center for New American Security, has been named to the plum post of director of the Pacific Command's think tank, the Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies. The appointment was announced March 10 in a…
  5. House panel seeks broad document trail of ex-Trump aide Michael Flynn's foreign contacts

    03.22 / 21:58 washingtontimes.com WashingtonTimes-World
    Former Trump National Security Adviser Michael Flynn faced fresh scrutiny on Wednesday when the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee formally requested the White House, FBI, Defense Department and Director of National Intelligence surrender all documents related to his foreign contacts and payments. Last month the former general resigned as…
  6. 4 dead in vehicle, knife attack at British Parliament

    03.22 / 21:58 washingtontimes.com WashingtonTimes-World
    LONDON (AP) - A knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage at the heart of Britain's seat of power Wednesday, plowing a car into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge before stabbing an armed police officer to death inside the gates of Parliament. Four people were killed, including the attacker, and…
  7. London terror attack: Assailant, police officer and two others killed, 20 wounded

    03.22 / 20:44 washingtontimes.com WashingtonTimes-World
    Wednesday's attack at British Parliament has left four dead — including the suspected attacker — and at least 20 bystanders injured, according to the latest police update. Officials offered no details on the identity or motive of the attacker, but were treating it as a "terrorist" attack. It took place…
  8. Malaysia, conservative Muslim country, won't censor 'Power Rangers' movie over gay character: Report

    03.22 / 19:22 washingtontimes.com WashingtonTimes-World
    Malaysia, a predominantly Muslim country that criminalizes homosexuality, will not censor the new live-action "Power Rangers" film, despite a main character being portrayed as openly gay, said The Hollywood Reporter on Wednesday. "Power Rangers" is a live-action reboot of the 1990s series about a group of teenagers who…