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Senior UN official to visit North Korea this week

US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley said last week that while Washington does not seek war with Pyongyang, "if war comes, make no mistake, the North Korean regime will be utterly destroyed". Pyongyang ramped up already high tensions on the Korean Peninsula five days ago when it announced it had successfully test-fired a new ICBM, which it says brings the whole of the continental United States within range.

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Flu vaccine not as effective as hoped against this year's dominant strain

And there's more bad news, it seems the dominant strain this year will be H3N2, which is a more severe form of the flu. According to Mel Miller, Tioga County Public Health Nurse, "It is important to get the flu vaccine because if you get the flu it can be very serious".

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Dialog Semiconductor Expects To Remain Apple's Main Supplier Of PMIC Designs

Dialog, which supplies chips for iPhones, iPads and watches, conceded in a statement Monday that Apple could be about to move its chip design in-house. Imagination has since been sold to China-backed Canyon Bridge Capital Partners for -550 million ($740 million), well below the -2 billion ($2.7 billion) it was worth at its peak in 2012.

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One killed, several injured after vehicle plows into pedestrians in NYC

A knife fight broke out at a hookah bar in Queens ahead of the attack, the New York Daily News reported citing police and a witness. The vehicle came "from nowhere and hit the whole group" on the sidewalk, the witness told the local media, adding that "the auto was going really fast" and he saw "bodies flying".

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Kohli powers past 5000 runs as India target big score

The milestones kept coming for Kohli as he reached 3,000 Test runs as captain and also the 250 run partnership came. They scored 224 runs between them till the end of the 72nd over. Paceman Lahiru Gamage stationed Sadeera Samarawickrama at leg slip and bowled the ideal delivery which Pujara tickled to the fielder to depart after making 23.

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Cyclone Ockhi toll rises to 12, over 1200 moved to camps

Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan Friday said that the state did not receive alert on the Cyclone Ockhi that has been battering the Kerala coast since Thursday morning. Chennai: Heavy rains continued to batter coastal areas of Kerala and south Tamil Nadu, crippling normal life, even as Cyclone Ockhi lay centered about 80km north-northeast of Minicoy in Lakshadweep.