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Babachir Refuses To Appear Before Senate

Babachir Refuses To Appear Before Senate

Sani who maintained that his committee only received the SGF's second letter, told senators in plenary that a new date would be announced "to give a second opportunity to those persons who were either...

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ICE ramping up operations in sanctuary cities

ICE ramping up operations in sanctuary cities

And on Monday the Department of Homeland Security rolled out a weekly report that identifies cities and counties that release undocumented immigrants from jail instead of turning them over to ICE ...

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Paul Ryan Looks To Unite GOP After Health Care Failure

Trump's vague Twitter tease urged followers to tune into " Justice with Judge Jeanine " at 9 p.m. - without specifying why. Trump doesn't plug a show unless he has something to do with it. The first 1...

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Former Palestinian prisoner found shot dead in Gaza

In Israel, at least 67 soldiers and six civilians were killed, Reuters report said . "It could be meant to divert attention from the real perpetrators, or it may just reflect their ignorance". But ...

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Ivanka Trump to attend women's economic summit in Berlin

Ivanka Trump to attend women's economic summit in Berlin

Schulz, the former president of the European Parliament , admitted Monday that the result had been a bitter disappointment just a week after SPD delegates unanimously elected him party chairman. But ...

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Atletico reaches 4th straight Champions League quarters

Atletico reaches 4th straight Champions League quarters

A goalmouth scramble almost led to an opener for Leverkusen on 68 minutes when Brandt collected the ball inside the area on the right and forced a sharp save out of Oblak, who then saw his defence com...

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Trump daughter Ivanka to get West Wing office

He said: "I think the right way to do that is to make her a special government employee". "While there is no modern precedent for an adult child of the president, I will voluntarily follow all of the ...

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Geoffrey Kamworor, Irene Cheptai lead Kenyan cross country domination

Geoffrey Kamworor, Irene Cheptai lead Kenyan cross country domination

Take, for instance, the fact that there will be more natural-born Kenyans running for other countries in today's event than their mother land. Buratai aside offsetting the traveling expenses of Te...

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What Should We Make of Trumpcare's Failure to Launch?

What Should We Make of Trumpcare's Failure to Launch?

And he says numerous underlying causes of those premature deaths can be treated with services now offered through the ACA, like mental health care and substance abuse treatment. This is an age when on...

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Thomas Cook says tourists returning to Egypt and Turkey

Thomas Cook says tourists returning to Egypt and Turkey

The latest performance is in stark contrast with the corresponding period in 2016, when demand was weakened by geopolitical issues, such as the bombing of a Russian passenger plane from the popular Eg...

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Civic Type R Makes US Debut at 2017 AutoCon in Los Angeles

Civic Type R Makes US Debut at 2017 AutoCon in Los Angeles

Honda handed over the keys to Vandoorne at the Hilton Melbourne South Wharf, to become the first person in Australia to get behind the wheel of the all-new Honda Civic Type R. However, we remain cur...

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President or Golfer-in-Chief of the United States?

It was a weird tweet for a couple of reasons: First, the idea that the President of the United States, typically a very busy person, had to keep doing his job over the weekend doesn't exactly seem n...

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TEA to make improvements to standardize improvements

TEA to make improvements to standardize improvements

For example, there was a question with no right answer, some tests arrived late to schools and a computer glitch erased thousands of results. The agency fined ETS over $5 million, and asked the compan...

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Storms slam North Texas

Storms slam North Texas

By midnight the storm made its way out of north Texas. That area will be at an enhanced risk for severe storms on Monday, with very large hail and damaging winds possible. There were also postings of ...

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Coalition strikes killing civilians in Mosul: Officer

The troops are from the 82nd Airborne Division, specifically the 2nd Brigade Combat Team from Fort Bragg in North Carolina. "While I am confident ISIS will be defeated, there is tough fighting s...

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UN's Zeid says Iraq must avoid civilian deaths in west Mosul

UN's Zeid says Iraq must avoid civilian deaths in west Mosul

Mosul, 400 km north of Iraqi capital Baghdad, has been under IS control since June 2014, when government forces abandoned their posts and fled, enabling IS militants to take control of parts of Iraq...

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Woman 'set ablaze' for road protest

Woman 'set ablaze' for road protest

According to police, the woman, identified as Lalita, had raised objections to the cutting of trees planted in her farm for the construction of a road near her village Sunday. Suresh Chaudhary, Police...

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On your mark, get set, hop: Upcoming Easter egg hunts

On your mark, get set, hop: Upcoming Easter egg hunts

The Jersey Journal will publish a list of Easter egg hunts and Easter-related events. The staff at Abilene Parks and Recreation apparently has contacts in high places - the Easter Bunny has agreed t...

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Democrats will work with Republicans on their own terms

Democrats will work with Republicans on their own terms

On Twitter Sunday, Trump said: "Democrats are smiling in D.C. that the Freedom Caucus , with the help of Club For Growth and Heritage, have saved Planned Parenthood & Ocare!" On NBC's Meet the Pre...

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Daily Mail Slammed For 'Sexist, Moronic And Offensive' Headline

However, the Guardian understands that the government will offer Scotland a deal on Tuesday (28 March) as Sturgeon is to open the final day of debates on referendum proposals. It's 2017 ― can't two ...

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Trump Blames Democrats For Healthcare Fail

Trump Blames Democrats For Healthcare Fail

Also signaling they may be ready to reach across the aisle. They weren't going to give us a single vote, so it's a very hard thing to do.... "You can not run the presidency like you run a real esta...

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Debate: Who didn't kill Obamacare? It's no mystery

Debate: Who didn't kill Obamacare? It's no mystery

The day that the AHCA was halted in its tracks, Trump asserted that the fault lay with Democratic lawmakers, who have a minority in the House. On paper, that seems impressive. In a tweet on Sunday...

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Trump's approval rating hits new low in Gallup poll

Trump's approval rating hits new low in Gallup poll

White House spokesman Sean Spicer says Trump has so far signed six bills getting rid of what he calls "unnecessary and burdensome rules", but alarming many Democrats who fear regulations protecting co...

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Hey Daily Mail, it's 2017

He said: "Arguably two of most powerful people in United Kingdom discussing biggest issue of the day & Daily Mail talks about.their legs". She added: "There is no doubt that both women consider th...

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Scottish lawmakers to hold independence vote on eve of Brexit

Mrs May is visiting some UK-wide agencies to subtly highlight the benefit of the Union, stopping off at the Department for International Development's office in East Kilbride before checking in with c...

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Trump slams Clintons, 'hoax' Russian Federation story in Twitter tirade

Trump slams Clintons, 'hoax' Russian Federation story in Twitter tirade

The House Intelligence Committee, the Senate Intelligence Committee and the FBI have ongoing investigations into Russia's influence on the 2016 election and the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federa...

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What is WhatsApp encryption?

Rudd's statements came after it was reported that Khalid Masood sent an encrypted WhatsApp message to an unknown person in the minutes before he carried out the Wednesday terrorist rampage on Westmi...

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Backed forces battle IS in key Syrian town

The activist group Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently reported that ISIS had ordered Raqqa residents to evacuate, though without their furniture. The US-led coalition denied the dam had been "struc...

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Gunfire in crowded Ohio nightclub kills one, wounds 15

Gunfire in crowded Ohio nightclub kills one, wounds 15

The club had voluntarily surrendered its liquor license earlier Monday. City officials plan a 10 a.m. update on the investigation. A 17th victim, 27-year-old O'Bryan Spikes, was killed in the Sund...

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De'Aaron Fox Took That One Hard

De'Aaron Fox's 39 points in the tournament game against UCLA were the most ever scored in the tournament by a freshman. The two seniors in Dominique Hawkins and Derek Willis finished their careers w...

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PM has no rational opposition to second independence vote, says Nicola Sturgeon

However, Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is unlikely to back down with demands for a vote which she wants at the end of 2018 or start of 2019 before European Union negotiations have been com...

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Seamus Coleman leg break: Martin O'Neill explains injury impact on squad

Seamus Coleman leg break: Martin O'Neill explains injury impact on squad

I was just talking to Seamus, teaching him how to breathe through it.' He remembered it all. The Irish captain suffered a double break of his right leg following a tackle by Wales defender Neil Tayl...

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North Korea could nuke AUSTRALIA as Kim's missiles hit full power

North Korea could nuke AUSTRALIA as Kim's missiles hit full power

This map from the 2016 index of U.S. military strength, shows the reach of North Korea's missiles. The North Korean military explained that the presence of spec ops units on the Korean peninsula justi...

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Former US envoy: No good military options against North Korea

North Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that US officials believe could be part of its program to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile, officials told Reuters on Monday. N...

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Dollar slips in Asia as market frets on USA fiscal outlook

Dollar slips in Asia as market frets on USA fiscal outlook

A dip in risk appetite dominated Asian and European stock markets, and the MSCI's all-country world equity index was down 0.17 percent. The Nasdaq Composite turned positive. "Such tax reforms, that co...

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