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Mandatory evacuation orders lifted for communities near Lake Oroville

The Butte County sheriff, Kory Honea, said residents could return home immediately. However, several days of rain are forecast to begin this evening, and an evacuation warning remains in place, meanin...

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US House Committee Votes Not to Request Trump's Tax Returns From Treasury

These are relevant in the interest of government transparency , but more importantly in the interest of national security. The committee's decision also comes after Kellyanne Conway, Trump's top ad...

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Wildfires in New Zealand prompt hundreds of evacuations

Wildfires in New Zealand prompt hundreds of evacuations

Helicopters will be up at first light, when officials expect to be able to get the most accurate picture of the size of the fire. The weather forecast for Christchurch on Thursday (Wednesday U.S. ...

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Snapshots and dispatches from the shadows of the Oroville Dam

According to Linville, there still remained a "heightened awareness" of the Oroville Dam situation with the new storm approaching. Furthermore, California's Department of Water Resources and other ...

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Missing German tourist: woman's body found in remote Northern Territory

Police on Tuesday recommenced the search for 73-year-old German woman Gisela Thor in the Trephina Gorge, northeast of Alice Springs, following the grim discovery of her husband Wilfred's body on Monda...

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Several people injured as property collapses in blast

Several people injured as property collapses in blast

I knew it was some sort of explosion. A spokesman for Thames Valley Police said: "A number of people have sustained injuries and are now being treated by emergency services". "I also appreciate inci...

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Refurbished Samsung Galaxy S7 for $299

While the Galaxy Tab S3 will supposedly support the Wacom-powered S Pen, it will not have a home for it inside it's body. The Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 SM-T825 and SM-T820 have earlier got the all necessa...

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Federal judge halts Trump travel ban for Virginia residents

Although President Trump is alluding to an additional executive order in the coming days he has yet to concede to our state's challenge meaning the future of immigration in this country could come dow...

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Oroville Dam risk: 180000 residents can return home

Margaret Johnston spent two nights at the church with her two sons. "I think that the warning that was given should have been taken with the utmost seriousness", said Bob Wright, an attorney at F...

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Lloyd's of London bans drinking between 9am and 5 pm

Lloyd's of London bans drinking between 9am and 5 pm

A study by the City of London Substance Misuse Partnership found that finance workers are at an increased risk of health, social and work issues related to drinking. "It provides clarification on the ...

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Israel Pulls Egypt Ambassador Over Security Concerns

According to the Telegraph , a spokesman for the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said Tuesday night that they had no additional information about the issue and did not know when the Israeli ambassador woul...

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Sask. experts respond to Trump's 'tweaks' to Canada-US trade agreement

Sask. experts respond to Trump's 'tweaks' to Canada-US trade agreement

Trump only took two questions from the US press, and no reporters asked him about revelations that National Security Adviser Mike Flynn discussed sanctions with the Russian ambassador before Trump...

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Border Patrol agents find drug catapult at US-Mexico border

They searched the area and located two bundles of marijuana. As they got closer, the agents discovered a catapult set up and attached to the Mexico side of the border fence. The U.S. agents seized the...

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Rolf Harris faces new sex abuse charge and retrial on three more

The new charge involves a second allegation of indecent assault made by a woman who worked as a volunteer at a celebrity TV game show in Cambridge in 1978 as a 16-year-old. Lawyers from the Crown Pros...

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U.S. national security adviser resigns over Russian Federation links

Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn has resigned after reports he misled Vice President Mike Pence over conversations with a Russian ambassador, making him the shortest official to serve in the post in US histor...

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Steven Luatua: Bristol sign New Zealand worldwide back-rower

Bristol, who are now bottom of the Premiership with two wins from 14 games, have not indicated the length Luatua's contract but the player stated he was looking forward to contributing to the club's "...

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Trump slams intel community for report on Russia connections

S. intelligence agencies and dismisses reports of contacts between members of his presidential campaign and Russian intelligence officials. Which is it? Is the media making up fake nonsense? The...

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US Intercepted Calls Between Trump Campaign Staff And Russian Intelligence

The U.S. Justice Department, according to The Washington Post , warned the White House last month that Flynn had so misrepresented his conversations with the Russian envoy that he might be vulnerable...

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MRU identifies flight instructors killed in plane crash

RCMP said earlier Monday that the crash had been witnessed by another aircraft and reported to authorities. It's a sombre day on the Mount Royal University campus in Calgary after two flight instruc...

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EC says United Kingdom growth rate set to lag behind rest of EU

The estimates were revised to increase compared to the forecasts in autumn, when the community Executive estimated that Romanian economy will record a growth of 3.9 percent in 2017 and one of 3.6 perc...

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Flynnghazi? Let the Michael Flynn hearings begin. We need answers

Flynnghazi? Let the Michael Flynn hearings begin. We need answers

One is a source close to the vice president, while the other is inside the Trump administration. Flynn's resignation came hours after it was reported that the Justice Department had warned the ...

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Bahrain and Turkey open new chapter in military cooperation

Bahrain and Turkey open new chapter in military cooperation

The economic relations between Turkey and Gulf countries saw a significant development between 2007 and 2016 when diplomatic relations also improved, according to official data from TurkStat. The ongo...

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Oil prices end with a loss, pressured by concerns over U.S. output

The International Energy Agency (IEA) said last week that the initial rate of compliance with a landmark deal to reduce the global oil glut was 90 percent. "Saudi did a great job and OPEC did a great ...

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SC orders transfer of RJD strongman Shahabuddin from Siwan Jail to Tihar

The Court exercised its powers under Article 142 and noted that the accused could not be allowed to jettison the "fundamentals" of criminal trial under the guise of fair trial. It was at the top court...

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How Deeply Will Republicans Allow the Michael Flynn Scandal to Be Probed?

Sen. John Cornyn, who has called for an investigation into Trump's tie to Russian Federation before Flynn resigned, told reporters Tuesday that the Senate standing committees with oversight of intel...

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Student appeal sends Dublin climbing university city rankings

It ranked 11th for Affordability‚ which measures the cost of living in a city‚ based on a range of factors like tuition fees and the cost of key consumer goods. Mumbai is 90th, New Delhi 91st. It ra...

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Donald Trump hits out at Russian Federation claims 'non-sense'

Donald Trump hits out at Russian Federation claims 'non-sense'

Trump's attempts to divert attention away from his inner circle's ties to Moscow included another tweet that criticized former President Barack Obama. Trump singled out one Fox News Channel guest...

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Ruling party announces Aleksandar Vucic's presidential bid

Ruling party announces Aleksandar Vucic's presidential bid

Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic will be the ruling party's presidential candidate this march. The presidential election is tentatively expected in April and will pit the SNS's candidate ...

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Trump denies Russian Federation 'conspiracy theories'

Trump denies Russian Federation 'conspiracy theories'

Trump kept his No. 2 in the dark and waited almost three weeks before ousting the aide, Michael Flynn, citing a slow but steady erosion of trust, White House officials said . "Representatives of th...

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Trump's campaign reportedly had multiple contacts with Russian intelligence before the election

Trump's campaign reportedly had multiple contacts with Russian intelligence before the election

Senator John McCain, a longtime Republican critic of the Trump administration, released a statement highlighting his objection to the White House's policy toward Russian Federation on several fronts...

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Oroville police ready for traffic after evacuations lifted

The primary spillway is also damaged, but it is still useable, officials said . Currently, the lake level is 3.5 metres below capacity and dropping, and water has ceased flowing over the emergenc...

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Trump confirms telephone conversation with Buhari

Trump confirms telephone conversation with Buhari

He said Trump also commended Buhari for the efforts made in rescuing 24 of the Chibok Girls and the strides being taken by the Nigerian military. United States President Donald Trump was yesterday...

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Bomb blast kills one in Peshawar

The explosion took place close to a government van in Hayatabad area near Peshawar Development Authority (PDA) building, according to the Dunya News TV channel. The mosque said it can not endorse th...

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2 jawans martyred, 4 terrorists killed in Kashmir encounter

2 jawans martyred, 4 terrorists killed in Kashmir encounter

After a fierce exchange of fire which went on for almost three hours, four militants identified as Muddasir Ahmed Tantray and Wakeel Ahmed Thokar (Lashkar-e-Taiba) and Farooq Ahmed Bhatt and Mohameed ...

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European Parliament approves CETA with 408 votes

European Parliament approves CETA with 408 votes

Protesters have gathered outside the European Parliament in Strasbourg to voice their opposition against CETA, as MEPs are due to vote on the trade deal between Europe and Canada. Around 100 people we...

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