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Further Stormont Talks To Be Held On Monday

Further Stormont Talks To Be Held On Monday

Mr Brokenshire has said he believes an agreement can be reached despite the parties missing Monday's deadline for an agreement. Political leaders were subsequently invited by Secretary of State Ja...

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Mayor de Blasio Agrees To Plan To Close Rikers Island Prison

Mayor de Blasio Agrees To Plan To Close Rikers Island Prison

There are roughly 10,000 inmates at Rikers. Given his age, Browder was an easy target for abuse by both inmates and guards, and was forced to endure hundreds of days in solitary confinement. "With the...

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Undertaker appears to retire at WWE WrestleMania 33

Undertaker appears to retire at WWE WrestleMania 33

WWE chose to go with the result that might get them mainstream attention (Rawley and Gronk) versus the result that would be better for their booking longterm (Strowman). Every time McMahon's name i...

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Russian air traffic controllers accused over Smolensk crash

Russian air traffic controllers accused over Smolensk crash

Some critics said they consider allegations against the Russians as a sign that a commission headed by Macierewicz that is investigating the tragedy has not uncovered anything new. That probe also s...

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Dozens killed or injured in Russia subway blast

It didn't explain why the man was believed to be the culprit. The committee also said Russian security agencies found an explosive device at another metro station in central St. Investigators went...

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Calls for UN, Congo to investigate deaths of American, Swede

He was kidnapped by an unidentified militia group on March 12, along with his companions, United Nations colleague Zaida Catalan of Sweden, and three Congolese nationals, interpreter Betu Tshintela, d...

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Gonzaga rides swarming defense into NCAA title game

The Ducks lost, 77-76, but not before giving every UNC fan a heart attack. Green: It'd be a shame to mention that North Carolina point guard Joel Berry II is operating on two sprained ankles, so h...

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US Congress Passes Resolution To Repeal FCC's Online Privacy Rules

Recently, a group of smaller ISPs, other networking companies, and some academic institutions sent a letter to U.S. Representatives opposing the repeal of the FCC privacy rules . He added Comcast is ...

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Explosion on St. Petersburg subway in Russia injures several

The train's conductor possibly saved lives, the committee said, because rather than stop the train after the blast, he continued on to the next station, which allowed passengers to evacuate and rescue...

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Allies show off bomber after 'failed' North Korean test

Allies show off bomber after 'failed' North Korean test

A North Korean missile launch has failed, USA and South Korean officials say, less than two weeks after the North heralded a major breakthrough in its rocket development program. The allies are still ...

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Netanyahu welcomes new United States ambassador 'to Jerusalem'

Khaled was responding to the US- Israel mutual statement after latest Washington meeting to reach common understandings on West Bank Settlements to be later imposed on the Palestinian side as a de f...

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Yellow cars descend on Cotswold village in support of local

Yellow cars descend on Cotswold village in support of local

Vandals scratched the word "move" scratched into the paintwork, causing £6,000 worth of damage and prompting Peter to replace his sunshine yellow auto for a grey one. The auto manufacturer said: 'Whe...

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Scottish independence referendum: PM receives letter from Nicola Sturgeon

Scottish Minister Nicola Sturgeon requests independence vote for late 2018 or early 2019 in letter to UK PM Theresa May. If, as expected, the request is declined, Ms Sturgeon has said she will set o...

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Tusk reiterates no punitive approach to Brexit

Tusk reiterates no punitive approach to Brexit

Mogherini's comments came in response to a veiled threat from British Prime Minister Theresa May that the EU's security could be compromised if London-Brussels Brexit negotiations sour. The Great Re...

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Deadly Blast Rips Through Russian Metro Station, Russian State Media Report

Earlier this morning, an explosive device was detonated in a St. Petersburg, Russia, Metro auto as it moved between stations. Russia's National Anti-Terrorism Committee ordered tightened security at a...

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Takeaways from the Miami Open final

Takeaways from the Miami Open final

Federer saved two match points in his quarterfinal win against Tomas Berdych, and earned a three-tiebreaker win in the semifinals against Nick Kyrgios. "For me, the dream continues, it's been a fabul...

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Putin meets France's Le Pen in Moscow, says won't interfere in election

In the same year, party founder Jean-Marie Le Pen's political fund Cotelec received another 2-million-euro loan from a Russian-backed fund based in Cyprus, the news website Mediapart reported . Her...

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UK boat race likely still on despite suspected WWII bomb

Oxford never recovered from the setback, allowing Cambridge to streak away to an unassailable 10sec lead at the first marker as they went on to win the title after four successive defeats. Coach Rob B...

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Unstoppable Roger Federer Tames Nadal Again for Miami Open Title

Unstoppable Roger Federer Tames Nadal Again for Miami Open Title

Larkham said Federer's return to tennis after a six-month injury layoff has been nothing short of remarkable with the world No.4 dropping just one match this year. Nadal was working hard in the 83 deg...

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Prosecutors visit former Park aide's offices in corruption probe

Prosecutors visit former Park aide's offices in corruption probe

Prosecutors are mulling over whether to seek an arrest warrant after they carried out a marathon interrogation of Park from Tuesday to Wednesday. The court is expected to ask Park to attend the hear...

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Israel approves new settlement for Amona evacuees

Mladenov also expressed concern about a new settlement law passed in February that retroactively legalizes dozens of Jewish outposts and thousands of settler homes built on private Palestinian land....

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Kremlin slams anti-corruption protests as 'provocation'

Kremlin slams anti-corruption protests as 'provocation'

The US and the European Union both issued statements calling on Russian Federation to free detained protesters, but Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said yesterday that such calls were wide of the mark...

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Kremlin spokesman wants Trump and Putin to meet

The pattern - listening to that guy, watching him, that's echoes of the Cold War. "They're succeeding", the Republican chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee told ABC News' Martha Raddatz on...

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Trump impersonator to host Comedy Central's 'President Show'

Trump impersonator to host Comedy Central's 'President Show'

He also mentioned it follows in the "proud American tradition" of mocking the president, which reminds me of Comedy Central's short-lived That's My Bush way back in 2001. ET/PT, taking over the post...

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Melania Trump's first official White House portrait revealed

Melania Trump's first official White House portrait revealed

A Change.org petition requests that she move into the White House, or pay for her own security expenses. Craighead preceded her time with the Trump administration as the official photographer for firs...

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Le Pen visit to Chad causes outcry

French National Front leader Marine Le Pen has urged the worldwide community to lift sanctions placed on Russian Federation after its annexation of Crimea in 2014. After the meeting she said that on...

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Texas deputy constable shot to death at courthouse

Texas deputy constable shot to death at courthouse

Baytown Deputy Constable Clint Greenwood died from gunshot wounds on April 3rd, 2017, in Baytown. The shooting happened at the back of the courthouse around 7 a.m. An ambulance transported the hurt ...

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The Senate Could Go 'Nuclear' This Week. What Does That Mean?

The Senate Could Go 'Nuclear' This Week. What Does That Mean?

But Missouri's McCaskill said Friday she will not back Gorsuch despite the political risk. Those are more than valid concerns about Gorsuch, an astoundingly opaque nominee who refused to answer th...

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Korea, US, Japan set for joint drills against N. Korean submarines

Korea, US, Japan set for joint drills against N. Korean submarines

United States forces joined South Korean and Japanese troops in beginning a coordinated submarine military exercise on Monday, the South Korean Defence Ministry announced. South Korea, the U.S. and Ja...

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Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump face ethical minefield over $US740m investment portfolio

Meanwhile, Ivanka Trump has a stake in Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C. that's worth between $5 million and $ 25 million . Ethics experts worry that foreign governments or special inter...

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Top US general in Europe says Russian Federation might be supplying the Taliban

Top US general in Europe says Russian Federation might be supplying the Taliban

However, another source the security forces have only left a security post without any clash. The capture of Sangin, where United States and British forces suffered heavy casualties until it was han...

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Paraguay: Congress in flames

Right-wing President Horacio Cartes is seeking to reform the constitution to enable himself to run for office again in an election in 2018 after his current term ends. An opposition member of Congre...

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Donald Trump Praises Fox News In Early Morning Tweet

It is still not known, he said, who spoke with House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., concerning the surveillance, but "we know it's not someone at the White House". President Do...

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British Babies Appear to Cry More Than in Any Other Country

British Babies Appear to Cry More Than in Any Other Country

It represents a meta-analysis, examining more than 8,700 babies from countries like Britain, Germany, the Netherlands, Japan, Italy, Denmark and Canada. If the baby does not live in an ideal space or ...

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Trump, Xi talks "significant" for US-China ties

But all these have had little effect, with North Korea ramping up its missile and nuclear programs since 2016. Asked if he would consider a "grand bargain" in which China pressured Pyongyang in retu...

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