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California battalion chief fears 1 dead in residential fire

They said four others were hospitalized after the fire but are expected to survive. Residents said they didn't see or feel any sprinklers as they ran out, and no one reported hearing fire alarms i...

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'Bathroom bill': North Carolina lawmakers announce deal on HB2 standoff

This list provided by the (Raleigh, N.C.) News and Observer's Luke DeCock raises doubts. Updated at 11:56 p.m. North Carolina Republican lawmakers and Democratic Gov. HB2 has cost North Carolina ...

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UP CM Yogi Adityanath To Campaign For BJP In Gujarat Elections

UP Govt hikes Kailash-Mansarovar subsidy by 100 pc: UTTAR Pradesh Government on Saturday doubled the financial subsidy given to the pilgrims going to Kailash Mansarovar yatra this year. "There won't b...

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European Union chief lashes out at Trump for Brexit support

European Union chief lashes out at Trump for Brexit support

European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker threatened on Thursday to retaliate against U.S. President Donald Trump's anti-EU rhetoric by promoting the secession of USA states. With control of the...

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Martin McGuinness: the armalite to the ballot box

Unlike his close ally Adams, McGuinness never hid the fact that he had been a commander of the IRA - classed as a terrorist organization by the British, Irish and US governments. McGuinness maintained...

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South Korea starts lifting Sewol ferry, nearly three years after disaster

Once it is raised to 13 metres, the ferry will be moved onto a semi-submersible ship, which will carry it to the port of Mokpo. The Sewol ferry broke through the surface of the water for the first...

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Could North Korea's Kim Jong Un Strike Alaska With A Nuclear Bomb?

Could North Korea's Kim Jong Un Strike Alaska With A Nuclear Bomb?

Just a day after North Korea conducted a failed missile test, South Korea has increased vigilance over Pyongyang suspecting more missile tests in the coming weeks, Seoul's defense officials and expe...

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The German Government Denies Reports That Trump Gave Merkel A NATO

The German Government Denies Reports That Trump Gave Merkel A NATO "Invoice"

Opinion polls before Sunday from the nation's Forsa Institute showed the Socialists at 31 percent nationally, just behind Mrs. Merkel's center-right CDU with 34 percent. He said: "We have tail wind, b...

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Speaker Ryan Spurns Health Care Talks With Democrats

Speaker Ryan Spurns Health Care Talks With Democrats

Corker was referring to comments Paul Ryan made to CBS warning against the idea of Donald Trump working with Democrats if Republicans can't revive their health care legislation. "We must fight them,...

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These Two-Wheeler Companies Offering Discounts On BS-III Models To Liquidate Stocks

Even Superbike makers Ducati, Kawasaki and Honda were also said to be offering discounts of up to Rs2 lakh on their Ducati Scrambler , Kawasaki Er-6n and Honda CBR650F BS-III variants. The new Dio ...

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North Carolina Lawmakers Strike Deal to Repeal Bathroom Bill

North Carolina Lawmakers Strike Deal to Repeal Bathroom Bill

The NCAA already removed championship events from the state this year because of the law, which limits LGBT nondiscrimination protections and requires transgender people to use restrooms in schools ...

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Famed lawyer says Trump 'clearly' endorsed Palestinian state

Famed lawyer says Trump 'clearly' endorsed Palestinian state

Netanyahu was due to convene his security cabinet later in the day to approve the new enclave, government officials said. A new settlement would be the first built in the West Bank since 1999. The O...

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'World's Strongest Coffee' now available in US

'World's Strongest Coffee' now available in US

According to a press release , he worked with one of the world's foremost roasters, Dr. G (Gerald Charles), and the two of them managed to roast a blend of robusta coffee beans that is indulgently nu...

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Time After Time Cancelled By ABC, Will Not Return For Season 2

Time After Time Cancelled By ABC, Will Not Return For Season 2

Based on the novel by Karl Alexander and the movie, Time After Time delivered a fantastical cat and mouse adventure through time when famed science fiction writer H.G. The show enjoyed a 2.2 million...

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Ferry Sewol raised from the seabed

The ferry was raised last week and has been loaded onto a semi-submersible vessel to be taken to a nearby port. But the ministry corrected its initial statement, declaring: "According to test result...

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David Friedman officially becomes Trump's ambassador to Israel

David Friedman officially becomes Trump's ambassador to Israel

Two Republican senators, Rand Paul of Kentucky and John Isakson, did not participate in the vote. Friedman's support for the organization was honorably mentioned during the Senate Committee hearing an...

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Trump 'seriously considering' moving United States embassy to Jerusalem

Netanyahu noted that US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley stands up for "what's right for Israel" in her dealings at the United Nations. Netanyahu also thanked Trump over a recent U.S. However, Pence...

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China does not want trade war with Washington, premier says

Speaking on Wednesday on the final day of the national people's congress, China's annual rubber-stamp parliament, Li stopped short of confirming the Trump-Xi summit saying only that Chinese and Americ...

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Democrat senator calls Mexico border wall 'poison pill' for United States budget

Democrat senator calls Mexico border wall 'poison pill' for United States budget

Earlier this month, the agency published requests for proposals for wall that would be 30 feet (9 meters) high and easy on the eye for those looking at it from the north. According to new details sent...

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Tributes flood in for South African anti-apartheid icon Kathrada

His wish was honoured‚ said executive director of the foundation‚ Neeshan Balton . The ban against the ANC was lifted shortly after Kathrada's release from prison on October 15, 1989, at age 60. ...

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Exxon to Trump: Don't ditch Paris climate change deal

Trump announced Tuesday that he was walking back on a key plank of the USA plan to live up to the Paris Climate Agreement, many were angry but few were surprised. BEIJING - For years, the Obama admini...

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North Korea Tests High Performance Rocket Engine, Ignoring US Threat

North Korea has tested a new high-performance rocket engine, the country's state media said on Sunday. The U.S.is now undergoing a review of its North Korea policy, with President Donald Trump dis...

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Putin Meets French Presidential Candidate Marine Le Pen

Putin has held a su. The euro - and her fervent wish to withdraw from it - is a central theme of every stump speech by French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen , topping her list of 1...

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Shark washes up in Queensland after Cyclone Debbie hits

Shark washes up in Queensland after Cyclone Debbie hits

This fantastic photo shows a rather large bull shark left on the road this week near Ayr, just south of Townsville in north Queensland, in the wake for the category 4 storm. Photos of the unfortunate ...

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Paul Manafort reportedly worked on behalf of Russian interests

Paul Manafort reportedly worked on behalf of Russian interests

But Manafort maintained that he had done nothing wrong, saying criticism of the work was part of a "smear campaign". White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said yesterday that Manafort had a "l...

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Snake photobombs Kaniva toddler's picture

Snake photobombs Kaniva toddler's picture

After posting the photo on her Facebook page, it has racked up thousands of views and being picked up by other media organisations. "I haven't slept since it happened", she said. Luckily, her little...

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Bulgarians vote in ballot that may tilt nation toward Russian Federation

GERB leader and two-time prime minister Boyko Borissov said that these results impose on his party an obligation to form a cabinet. The scourge of graft - ever-present in Bulgaria - loomed over the ...

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United States 'probably had a role' in Mosul blast, says top commander

The incidents should cause the White House to think twice about loosening the rules of engagement , created to prevent civilian casualties and imposed by the Obama administration for drone strikes, c...

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Budgam encounter ends after militant killed, 3 civilians also lose life

Budgam encounter ends after militant killed, 3 civilians also lose life

In a recent case, a group of militants barged into the house of the Additional Superintendent of Police in north Kashmir's Bandipore district. The latest killings have triggered outrage in the valle...

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Ex-President Park supporters march in Seoul against impeachment

People watch a TV news program showing South Korean ousted President Park Geun-hye's arrival at prosecutors office, at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Choi, at th...

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Manafort Is Willing to Talk With House Committee, Nunes Says

It is unclear whether Manafort will testify in public. Nunes urged others to voluntarily come forward for interviews as well while cautioning against a "new McCarthyism era where we bring people...

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European Union seeks unity amid crises

Organizers said in a statement that "we will not be intimidated". Some wanted to express more sombre feelings; one teen was seen carrying a sign that said "I'm 15 and I want my future back", remindi...

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Militants kill themselves with grenade in Bangladesh

Militants kill themselves with grenade in Bangladesh

He said some of those killed were women, and that there could also be children among the dead. Both the houses are owned by a Bangladeshi man living in England, police said. Islamic State claimed resp...

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Contrary to Trump, Ryan Doesn't Want to Work With Dems on Healthcare

Contrary to Trump, Ryan Doesn't Want to Work With Dems on Healthcare

In an interview on CBS' "This Morning," Ryan says Nunes told him a "whistleblower-type person" gave him some new information on Russian meddling in the election. Asked whether he would recuse himsel...

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DOJ Said Yates Needed To Consult White House On Russia Testimony

DOJ Said Yates Needed To Consult White House On Russia Testimony

Democrats have also charged that Nunes took the step to prevent former acting Attorney General Sally Yates from testifying about contact between former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and Russ...

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