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American provocateur: Why North Korea is going ballistic over missiles

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With each passing year, North Koreans marks the change of seasons unlike any other people in the world, watching the US and South Korea open massive military games. With Trump, the saber rattling has increased exponentially. There are few things more unnerving than watching two state leaders, with a nuclear arsenal at their disposal, lobbing Read More

North Korea 'hacking soaring Bitcoin exchanges'

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North Korea is seeking to profit from Bitcoin’s surging value by hacking Bitcoin exchanges, security researchers have told Sky News. Ashley Shen, an independent security researcher, said: “We assume one of the reasons why Bitcoin is being attacked is because the price keeps increasing and we think it’s reasonable for hackers (to target). “Digital currency Read More

Repsol scores big in Alaska North Slope lease sale

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Repsol USA was the big winner in the Alaska North Slope areawide lease sale held Wednesday, submitting high bids on 45 tracts of 119 parcels offered. Repsol also submitted the high bid for the sale of $293.18 per acre on lease tract NS530B, according to a post-sale analysis by the state Division of Oil and Read More

Dana Petroleum reports first oil from Western Isles development in the UK North Sea

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12/5/2017 ABERDEEN — Dana Petroleum has announced first oil from its Western Isles development in the UK North Sea. Production started on Nov. 15 and has continued steadily and in line with expectations. Western Isles. Photo: Dana Petroleum. Western Isles (Dana 77% and Cieco 23%) is now producing from the Harris and Barra oil fields Read More

Thousands flee wildfire in Ventura County, north of Los Angeles

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VENTURA COUNTY, Calif. (Reuters) – A rapidly spreading wildfire in the foothills north of Los Angeles threatened thousands of homes on Tuesday, forcing residents to evacuate after causing at least one death and power outages throughout the area, officials said. A brush fire blazes in Ventura County, California, U.S. December 5 , 2017, in this Read More

Growing wildfire threatens hundreds of homes north of Los Angeles

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(Reuters) – A rapidly growing wildfire, stoked by strong wind gusts, in the foothills north of Los Angeles threatened hundreds of homes on Monday and forced nearby residents and students at a small college to evacuate, fire and school officials said. More than 600 households in Ventura County, California, about 70 miles (115 km) northwest Read More

Fast-spreading wildfire threatens hundreds of homes north of Los Angeles

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(Reuters) – A rapidly growing wildfire in the foothills north of Los Angeles threatened hundreds of homes on Monday and forced nearby residents and students at a small college to evacuate, fire and school officials said. About 500 households in Santa Paula, California, about 70 miles (115 km) northwest of Los Angeles, were told to Read More

Cathay Pacific crew saw North Korea missile

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Crew aboard a flight from San Francisco to Hong Kong witnessed the remnants of North Korea’s latest missile test. Cathay Pacific flight CX893 was making its way over Japan when Pyongyang fired the Hwasong-15 intercontinental ballistic missile. Those on board reported seeing what they thought to be the missile re-entering the atmosphere. After last week’s Read More

Cathy Pacific crew saw North Korea missile

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Crew aboard a flight from San Francisco to Hong Kong witnessed the remnants of North Korea’s latest missile test. Cathay Pacific flight CX893 was making its way over Japan when Pyongyang fired the Hwasong-15 intercontinental ballistic missile. Those on board reported seeing what they thought to be the missile re-entering the atmosphere. After last week’s Read More

North Korea warns joint drill risks nuclear war

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North Korea has warned that a “reckless” joint military drill by the US and South Korea could spark a nuclear war. The two allies have begun their largest ever co-operative air exercise – dubbed Vigilant Ace – with 230 aircraft, including 24 stealth jet fighters. It is scheduled to last five days and comes less Read More