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Jong-nam murder suspect filmed playing snooker in N. Korean embassy

Jong-nam murder suspect filmed playing snooker in N. Korean embassy

Malaysian news agency Bernama (via Free Malaysia Today ) highlighted the matter on Wednesday. Apart from Uk-il, the police are also looking for other suspects, including the embassy's second secret...

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Biden suggests Trump owes Obama an apology for wiretapping allegation

Biden suggests Trump owes Obama an apology for wiretapping allegation

The discussion for the Time cover story - titled " Is Truth Dead? " - covered subjects that ranged from Mr. Trump's wiretap accusations to the 2016 campaign trail conspiracy theory in the Nationa...

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Trump to give commencement speech at Liberty University

Trump to give commencement speech at Liberty University

Bush delivering the keynote address in 1990. President Trump will deliver the commencement address at Liberty University in May, the school announced Wednesday. "Jerry Falwell Jr., referring to the ...

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Amber alert issued after two children taken in Cathedral City

Amber alert issued after two children taken in Cathedral City

It was last seen on roads that run through Palm Springs, Thousand Palms and Cathedral City. The owner of the vehicle is a babysitter who stepped out of the auto for a short time. If you have any infor...

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House Leaders Postpone Vote on American Health Care Act

House Leaders Postpone Vote on American Health Care Act

As of Thursday morning, NBC News said that 30 Republicans had planned to vote "no" or were leaning that way. The White House had wanted a vote Friday. "I think that's reasonable". "While there is ...

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Trump Nominee Friedman Confirmed as Ambassador to Israel

Trump Nominee Friedman Confirmed as Ambassador to Israel

The chamber's two independents - Bernie Sanders and Angus King - joined ranks with the remaining 44 Democrats in opposition. Liberal J Street, which lobbied vehemently against Friedman during the co...

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Trump owes former President Obama apology

Trump owes former President Obama apology

Trump made the accusations in a series of tweets in early March 2017, suggesting Obama had wiretapped his phone lines during the 2016 campaign. Congressman Devin Nunes, chairman of the House of Repr...

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London attack: Terrorist named as Khalid Masood by police

Seven people, including a police officer, remain in a critical condition and another 29 people have been treated in hospital. Five people were killed, including the assailant, and 40 others were inj...

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Nigeria 1 Senegal 1: Iheanacho earns a draw for Super Eagles

Nigeria 1 Senegal 1: Iheanacho earns a draw for Super Eagles

The match played at The Hive , home ground of Barnet Football Club saw the Teranga Lions dominate in full control of the first half and also hitting the Nigerian post. Okeowo was on Wednesday han...

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Poll finds unprecedented uncertainty among French voters before presidential election

Poll finds unprecedented uncertainty among French voters before presidential election

It seems like French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has become a new target of the media. All polls indicate that Macron would defeat Le Pen in the runoff ballot. As per latest Harris Interactiv...

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TDSB halts new student trips to the United States amid Trump travel ban

TDSB halts new student trips to the United States amid Trump travel ban

The Toronto District School Board consists of 246,000 students in 584 schools throughout Toronto, making this a high-profile move. Wild Rose School Division is staying the course when it comes to sc...

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London attacks: Fake London Tube sign goes viral, read in Parliament

London attacks: Fake London Tube sign goes viral, read in Parliament

In the wake of the terrorist attack in Westminster on Thursday which left five dead and scores injured, a host of London Tube stations have replaced service announcements with messages of defiance and...

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VUDU Adds Mobile Disc-to-Digital Feature for DVDs & Blu-rays

VUDU Adds Mobile Disc-to-Digital Feature for DVDs & Blu-rays

Vudu is expanding its Disc to Digital service to embrace a device most of us carry around all day: a smartphone. To use the new Mobile Disc-to-Digital feature, customers need only scan the bar...

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NCAA warns NC to repeal HB2 or no championships through 2022

NCAA warns NC to repeal HB2 or no championships through 2022

Despite high-profile cancellations of the NBA All-Star Game, numerous NCAA championship matches, and several concerts, including one by Bruce Springsteen, North Carolina Lieutenant Gov. "North Carolin...

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Not affected by USA ban, Turkish Airlines passengers enjoy freedom on board

The budget airline said that, from today, passengers on flights from Turkey and Egypt to the United Kingdom must put large electronic devices, including e-readers, in the hold. "It's unusual to a have...

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London Terror Attack Kills at Least One; Parliament on Lockdown

A knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage in the heart of Britain's seat of power, ploughing a auto into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge before fatally stabbing a police officer inside the gat...

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UK Parliament terror attack: Lawmaker hailed as hero for helping policeman

UK Parliament terror attack: Lawmaker hailed as hero for helping policeman

Photographs showed the MP's bloodied hands and face as he applied pressure to the officer's wounds. Authorities identified the deceased officer as Keith Palmer, 48, a 15-year veteran. Police said at...

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Day Three: Exasperation for Senate Dems as Gorsuch Defends Judicial Independence

Day Three: Exasperation for Senate Dems as Gorsuch Defends Judicial Independence

Senate conducts its business. Since the GOP and President Trump will nearly certainly nuke the filibuster if they can't get the 60 votes needed to confirm Gorsuch , the thinking of some Democrat sena...

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Watch this little girl steal Pope Francis' hat

Watch this little girl steal Pope Francis' hat

And that's exactly what one girl was caught on camera doing as she met the 80-year-old head of the Catholic church. Meanwhile, Butorac captured the incident on his phone camera, and posted it to Twi...

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Trump sits in a big truck, internet drives meme into ground

Trump sits in a big truck, internet drives meme into ground

Many prominent leaders of the trucking industry have said they stand behind Trump and his stance on removing current health-care mandates and empowering individuals and businesses to make their own ...

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Obama holiday bill pulled after House vote falls short

Obama holiday bill pulled after House vote falls short

It also would have meant a free day for students and many workers by making "Obama Day" a legal holiday. IL lawmakers failed this week to rally enough votes to pass a measure in the state legislatur...

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Khalid Masood named as London terror attacker

Khalid Masood named as London terror attacker

The House of Commons has been put in lockdown, with many MPs confined to the Commons chamber after parliamentary business was suspended. A auto on Westminster Bridge has just mowed down at least 5 p...

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Asia fast-food chains pull meat off menus as Brazil scandal deepens

Asia fast-food chains pull meat off menus as Brazil scandal deepens

The Department of Agriculture on Wednesday suspended imports of meat from establishments believed to be involved in the Brazil meat scandal . "This underlines the importance of consumers putting th...

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Trump, desperate for a win, bets on health care

Trump, desperate for a win, bets on health care

The acknowledgment comes just days out from an expected House vote on the GOP legislation to gut Obamacare, and puts further pressure on undecided conservatives to take an official stance on their par...

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AIIB expands membership — China Focus

AIIB expands membership — China Focus

Hong Kong has been approved as a member of the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), while the lender added 13 new members to expand its membership to a total of 70. "I am very proud ...

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Former Deputy First Minister Martin Mc Guinness has died

President Michael D Higgins, who defeated Mr McGuinness in the 2011 presidential election, said his death left a gap that would be hard to fill. Mr McGuinness was also implicated in the murder of Pa...

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Cubs' Theo Epstein named 'world's greatest leader'

Cubs' Theo Epstein named 'world's greatest leader'

Fortune magazine on Thursday published its fourth annual ranking of the "World's Greatest Leaders," and it features some usual suspects: Pope Francis , Melinda Gates, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, etc. Th...

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At Least 200 Killed in Mosul Airstrikes, Most of Them Civilians

At Least 200 Killed in Mosul Airstrikes, Most of Them Civilians

The UN says many people are scared to leave their homes because of Islamic State snipers, but around 157,000 have reached a transit centre since the offensive began. The government halted offensive op...

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GOP lawmaker : Trump communications may have been 'monitored'

According to him, the data was gathered during November, December and January. The California congressman did not say how the Trump team's communications were picked up. The response from Nunes is s...

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Global media reaction to London terror attack

Britain is a member of the US-led coalition fighting IS in Iraq and Syria that the jihadist group has urged its followers to target. Witnesses told the Associated Press that the police arrested three ...

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Ukrainian Lawmaker: Paul Manafort Laundered Funds From Pro-Russian Party

The $750,000 invoice to a Belize-based company for the sale of 501 computers was dated October 14, 2009, the same date that the ledger says Manafort received a $750,000 payment from the Party of Regio...

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MSU gymnast a plaintiff in one of two new Nassar lawsuits

MSU gymnast a plaintiff in one of two new Nassar lawsuits

Nassar "committed these acts in a sexual manner regardless of whether it was done for medical purposes", Wang, a lawyer, said in a March 17 report, which was released Tuesday night by Denhollander's a...

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Perry decries election of 1st gay Texas A&M student president

Perry said the glow sticks were given to McIntosh at a charity event that the student participated in. Here's the "controversy" Perry decided was worth taking time away from his new job: new A&M stu...

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Saboteurs blow up arms depot in Ukraine

No casualties have been reported following an explosion at the Ukrainian Defense Ministry's artillery depot in the country's eastern Kharkiv region, according to local media on Thursday. The 368-hecta...

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Beef Shortage: Lucknow`s Tunday Kababi selling Chicken, Mutton Kababs

Beef Shortage: Lucknow`s Tunday Kababi selling Chicken, Mutton Kababs

The shop is back in service from Thursday but now they are not selling their trademark kebabs. Nadeem, Patron, Tunday KebabiI had to manage with chicken kebabs as the shop has no buffalo meat to sel...

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