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South Africa's ruling party confronts divide over Zuma

Former President Kgalema Motlanthe also said that it was hard for Mr Zuma to command respect after the constitutional court found him in breach of the law when he failed to repay government money sp...

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What is 'unmasking' and why would Obama adviser do it?

What is 'unmasking' and why would Obama adviser do it?

Senate Intelligence Committee chairman Richard Burr (R-NC) said on Tuesday (4 April) that he is not ruling out interviewing Rice about the allegations she sought to unmask the identities of Trump'...

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Tesla delivered 25000 electric cars in Q1 2017, plus or minus

Tesla delivered 25000 electric cars in Q1 2017, plus or minus

As hardly believable as it sounds from a company that has a habit of missing sales forecasts, Elon Musk's brainchild outperformed nearly everyone's expectations for the first quarter of the present ye...

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Two Sigma Investments LP Invests $2095000 in Investors Real Estate Trust (IRET)

Two Sigma Investments LP Invests $2095000 in Investors Real Estate Trust (IRET)

The stock of Diebold Nixdorf Inc (NYSE:DBD) is a huge mover today! Wunderlich initiated coverage on shares of Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust in a research note on Friday, January 27th. The 14-...

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USA comment terse on latest North Korea missile

USA comment terse on latest North Korea missile

But Wednesday's missile did not appear to fly very far, only about 40 miles, after being launched at 6:40 a.m. Seoul time, South Korean military officials said. North Korea has successfully detonate...

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Apple's iPhone 8 Biggest Leak, Not That Expensive As You Think

Apple's iPhone 8 Biggest Leak, Not That Expensive As You Think

So, we can expect a large number of buyers this time. For comparison, the 256GB iPhone 7 Plus retails for $970. Apple fans are already more than aware that the company typically releases an "S" varian...

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Arizona sheriff to shut down famed Tent City jails complex

Arizona sheriff to shut down famed Tent City jails complex

Tent City also was a fixture in Arpaio's stump speeches. Arpaio promoted the desert camp, burnishing his reputation and touting himself as "America's toughest sheriff". Penzone said the closure woul...

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United States sanctuary cities weigh response to Trump's threat to curb funding

United States sanctuary cities weigh response to Trump's threat to curb funding

There is no legal definition of a sanctuary city, and there is no indication that the Trump administration formally views Seattle or any other city as a sanctuary jurisdiction. 13768, sanctuary citi...

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London plans vehicle emissions fee to fight air pollution

London plans vehicle emissions fee to fight air pollution

The next step, if Khan gets his way, is to increase the ULEZ's catchment area for heavy diesel vehicles to "nearly all of Greater London" in 2020. "The air in London is lethal and I will not stand b...

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Ruling party in Armenia leads parliamentary vote

Ruling party in Armenia leads parliamentary vote

Armenia's ruling Republican Party has retained its strong hold on power after yesterday's parliamentary elections. Another opposition coalition, Elk, and the Dashnaktsutyun nationalist party receive...

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Florida White House to host a China summit starting Thursday

Florida White House to host a China summit starting Thursday

He has said he wants United States companies to stop investing in China and instead create jobs at home, and has also accused it of manipulating its currency to boost exports. "And China will either d...

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'Totally' possible for USA to address North Korea threat alone - FT

'Totally' possible for USA to address North Korea threat alone - FT

The officials, who said there will be no golfing, clarified that Trump was the one who suggested Mar-a-Lago. The meeting between Trump and Xi would also "have due influence upon Asian markets and I ...

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WWE star The Undertaker retires after WrestleMania defeat

And Triple H, who also lost on the night in his brutal scrap against Seth Rollins, shared a photo of him being carried out after a contest by The Undertaker along with Shawn Michaels. Goldberg orig...

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Leftist Moreno declared winner in Ecuador presidential race

Ruling party candidate Lenin Moreno was declared the victor of Ecuador's presidential runoff Sunday, delivering a major setback to a recent right-ward surge in Latin American politics and providing co...

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Tesla delivers quarterly record of 25000 vehicles

Tesla Inc's TSLA.O shares jumped to an all-time high on Monday as the electric auto maker's record quarterly vehicle deliveries allayed some concerns over its production challenges, ahead of the hotly...

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Cosatu calls on Zuma to step down

Cosatu calls on Zuma to step down

Union general secretary Bheki Ntshalintshali said it was time for Zuma to "step down" after his purge last week of cabinet critics, which included the removal of the respected former finance ministe...

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Voters to decide Tuesday on state superintendent

Voters to decide Tuesday on state superintendent

While Evers is the only liberal-leaning head of a major state agency, he said he didn't view the win - by a more than two-to-one margin - as a victory for any particular political bloc of voters. "The...

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McAfee cybersecurity is back as standalone business with new corporate identity

McAfee cybersecurity is back as standalone business with new corporate identity

The chip giant will still own 49pc of the new company, and the remainder will be owned by venture firm TPG . On Tuesday, McAfee was spun out from Intel in a deal with TPG . Widely known for it...

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Teens wearing leggings barred from United flight

United Airlines has responded to a set of viral tweets that allege the company did not allow young girls wearing leggings to board a flight Sunday morning. The post says employees are "regularly ...

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Warren Buffett Graces Cherry Coke Cans (KO, BRK.A)

When you open happiness in China, prepare to come face-to-face with the world's richest man. Warren Buffett is the new face of Coca-Cola. While the 86-year-old billionaire is admired and thought o...

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Trump vows to end 'theft of American prosperity' with trade policies

Trump vows to end 'theft of American prosperity' with trade policies

April 6-7. In January 2017, the monthly $31.3 billion trade deficit with China represented an 8% increase compared to January 2016, according to the U.S. Coupled together, the orders appear to be a s...

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Team Trump's Fight With Sanctuary Cities Heats Up

Team Trump's Fight With Sanctuary Cities Heats Up

Today, the U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions targeted so-called "sanctuary cities" in a White House briefing. "They make our nation less safe by putting unsafe criminals back on the streets", Sessi...

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Conte confirms Chelsea's defensive problems v Man City

Ten points clear following the worldwide break, Chelsea saw their lead trimmed to seven points after they crashed at home to Palace on Saturday and second-place Tottenham Hotspur won 2-0 at Burnle...

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White House Financial Disclosures Detail Wealth, Assets Of Staffers

Financial disclosures from dozens of top White House officials released Friday night reveal an administration stacked with millionaires, whose combined net worth exceeds $12 billion. The disclosure ...

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SC makes history, wins first National Championship

She finally has her national championship. She is the first person in women's basketball history to appear in the NCAA championship game as both a most valuable player and a head coach, and also just ...

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Rep. Adam Schiff Not Revealing What He Saw at White House

A Democrat on the House intelligence committee says he believes some of President Donald Trump's associates will "end up in jail" when the Russia-related investigations are completed. It is not a re...

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Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump gets bigger role, White House office

Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump gets bigger role, White House office

The company's assets were transferred to a new trust overseen by relatives of Trump's husband, White House adviser Jared Kushner, in early March. She was seated next to German chancellor Angela M...

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Morrison shows he's a housing affordability phony

Morrison shows he's a housing affordability phony

Labor would only support tax cuts for businesses with a turnover of up to $2 million. The Liberal-National government was forced to water down measures to get the support of upper house lawmakers, w...

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Obama, Trump had role in Flint water relief

The state of MI will provide Flint up to $87 million to upgrade water pipes and set up water bottle distribution centers so that residents can have clean drinking water under the terms of the settleme...

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Remnants of Cyclone Debbie set to lash NZ

At least one person has been confirmed dead as a result of the flooding in Queensland. Police said the bodies of two women were recovered from floodwaters on Friday night - the first reported deaths...

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Grandmother says Donald Trump's staff filmed her urinating on golf course

Grandmother says Donald Trump's staff filmed her urinating on golf course

Beyts said she "needed urgently to go to the toilet" and after checking no one could see went in the dunes before continuing her walk. "I believed that it was a criminal offense to do that", he said...

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Trump national golf club vandalized, course spray-painted

Trump national golf club vandalized, course spray-painted

Holes had also been dug on the course by the vandals. The fairway at the golf course was damaged with what appeared to be bleach and rocks were spray painted in red and orange colors. That's roughly...

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Coal miner Peabody emerging from bankruptcy

Coal miner Peabody emerging from bankruptcy

The industry has undergone a dramatic reversal from a year ago, when a slump in coal prices pushed large, debt-ridden US coal companies like Peabody and rival Arch Coal Inc ARCH.N into bankruptcy. Pre...

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Syria ceasefire at risk after chemical attack

In Washington, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said president Donald Trump was "extremely alarmed" by reports of the attack and said it was "reprehensible and can not be ignored by the civilised...

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Trump Suggests Former Obama Adviser Spied on His Aides' Conversations

Further outrage comes from the editorial page of Tuesday's Wall Street Journal , which describes Rice's request for the uncensored names as "highly unusual-and troubling" and says of Nunes' allegatio...

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