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Jerry Jones, Jason Garrett call Tony Romo one of Cowboys' 'greatest'

The Cowboys are expected to release Romo on Tuesday, and he has received interest from the three broadcast networks that televise the NFL, CBS, Fox and NBC . With Romo's base salaries of $19.5 millio...

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Kyrgyz-Born Russian Citizen Suspected in Subway Bombing

Petersburg subway bombing. Russian tricolour flags flew at half-mast as the city observed the first of three days of mourning . The bomb on Monday also injured about 50 persons. local time (114...

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Tillerson to make first trip to UN for meeting on N Korea

Tillerson to make first trip to UN for meeting on N Korea

Trump's deputy national security adviser, Kathleen Troia McFarland, said there was a "real possibility" North Korea could be capable of hitting the United States with a nuclear-armed missile by the...

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Syrian field hospital hit after chemical attack

Photos and video emerging from Khan Sheikhoun, located south of the provincial capital of Idlib, showed the limp bodies of children and adults. An AFP journalist in Khan Sheikun saw a young girl, a ...

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North Korea fires ballistic missile into its eastern waters

North Korea fires ballistic missile into its eastern waters

There are also geopolitical concerns linked to North Korea's growing nuclear programme, with Trump warning he would be prepared to sideline Beijing in dealing with the rogue state. "Mr. President, we ...

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Death toll in St Petersburg train carriage rises to 14

The subway system in St. Petersburg, a city of 5 million that typically is crowded during peak commute hours, looked nearly deserted on Tuesday as many residents opted for buses. "As for... speculatio...

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Rice says unmasking of names wasn't for political purposes

Rice says unmasking of names wasn't for political purposes

Susan Rice has got a long week ahead of her . Susan Rice became a household political name when she claimed without basis that the premeditated terrorist attack in Benghazi which killed a US...

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Tesla Record: ~25000 Vehicles Delivered During Quarter 1 2017

Tesla Record: ~25000 Vehicles Delivered During Quarter 1 2017

Musk has said Tesla aims to make 500,000 cars next year, an aggressive goal that hinges on battery-cell production at its so-called Gigafactory east of Reno, Nev. Tesla is hoping the new vehicle ...

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Gibraltar says Spanish navy patrol ship made illegal incursion into its waters

Gibraltar says Spanish navy patrol ship made illegal incursion into its waters

An EU draft position published last Friday after Prime Minister Theresa May filed formal divorce papers said the application of any EU-UK trade deal to Gibraltar had to be agreed between Britain and ...

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Serbian PM Vucic elected president: IPSOS pollster estimate

Mr. Vucic, 47, avoided a run-off by taking around 55 percent of votes; his nearest rival, opposition candidate and former rights advocate Sasa Jankovic, trailed on just over 16 percent, according to t...

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Senate debate on Gorsuch is under way

Senate debate on Gorsuch is under way

That gave Democrats the requisite 41 votes to put up a roadblock and compel Trump and Senate Republicans to either withdraw Gorsuch's nomination or change Senate procedure. Debate on President Don...

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Trump may face new pressure after Syria chemical weapons attack

Videos on social media purporting to be from the scene show people, including children, who appear unresponsive; others struggle to breathe or wear oxygen masks. The Syrian Observatory's report did n...

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Indian police: Mob kills Muslim man who was transporting cow

Indian police: Mob kills Muslim man who was transporting cow

However, while the video is been circulating on social media no arrest have been made. While they attacked the men in the vehicles, they reportedly allowed one of the drivers, Arjun, to leave. "Ever...

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Trump to meet with 'Putin's favorite congressman' as Russian Federation story swirls

Trump to meet with 'Putin's favorite congressman' as Russian Federation story swirls

Mr Castro, whose seat centres on the Texas city of San Antonio, is among those who have been questioning investigators and intelligence officials as part of the ongoing inquiry. Mr Castro was asked wh...

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United Nations slams Israel over new West Bank settlement

Israel's Army Radio reported Sunday morning that ongoing discussions between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and United States president Donald Trump's special envoy for worldwide negotia...

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Moscow opposes US-led human rights debate at UN

Diplomats said China, Bolivia and Egypt also expressed reservations over the debate that would be the centerpiece of the U.S. council presidency, along with a meeting on peacekeeping to be held Thur...

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North Korea fired medium-range ballistic missile

The initial US and South Korean assessments indicated it was a KN-15 medium-range missile, whose first publicly known test in February was considered by many foreign experts as a potentially worrying ...

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Napoli, Juventus play 1-1 draw in Serie A

Napoli, Juventus play 1-1 draw in Serie A

AC Milan's hopes of a return to European football next season suffered a setback earlier in the day when they were held to a 1-1 draw at lowly Pescara. I understand and accept everything, but there ar...

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NCAA ends North Carolina 'bathroom bill' boycott. Will others follow?

The NCAA move drew immediate criticism from LGBT rights groups Human Rights Campaign and Equality NC, with HRC president Chad Griffin saying the NCAA "simply let North Carolina lawmakers off the h...

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Death toll from bombing rises to 14, suspect Kyrgyzstan national

Officials said they were treating the blast as an act of terrorism, but there was no official confirmation of any link to Islamist radicals. "Investigative Committee experts, working alongside FSB a...

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United States urges China to take 'action' against North Korea

The statement comes ahead of a first face-to-face meeting between Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping this week at the United States president's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. USTR released th...

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Cowboys' Tony Romo retiring, replacing Phil Simms at CBS

Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that part of the appeal of working with CBS for Romo, a scratch golfer , was that he could also be able to work as an analyst during the network's golf covera...

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EU Brexit envoy sidesteps Gibraltar row

Writing in the pro-Brexit Daily Express , Picardo thundered that the EU's decision to give Spain a veto over Gibraltar's "participation in any future UK/EU trade deal is a betrayal of historic pr...

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Assad responsible for chemical attack

A chemical weapons attack in an opposition-held town in northern Syria killed dozens of people on Tuesday, leaving residents gasping for breath and convulsing in the streets and overcrowded hospitals....

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Dustin Johnson, No. 1 and headed in the right direction

World No.2 Rory McIlroy will play 36 holes with Japanese golfer Hideto Tanihara and rising Spanish star Jon Rahm , while world No.6 and 2015 Masters victor Jordan Spieth will partner Martin Kaym...

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Flynn Not Upfront in Disclosure Form About Income From Russia-Linked Companies

Flynn Not Upfront in Disclosure Form About Income From Russia-Linked Companies

Now it turns out that Donald Trump's former national security adviser failed to disclose he received payments from the Kremlin-funded television network RT . Very serious issue about whether U.S. Per...

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NCAA 'reluctantly' agrees to let North Carolina host events

NCAA 'reluctantly' agrees to let North Carolina host events

The NCAA offered a lukewarm endorsement of a compromise "bathroom bill" in North Carolina after the state last week repealed elements of the original 2016 law that led to seven championship events m...

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Rescuers, locals dig for Colombia flood victims, 254 die

Rescuers, locals dig for Colombia flood victims, 254 die

President Juan Manuel Santos "has activated a system where more than 1,500 people are working" to rescue those in peril or recover the bodies of victims, said Marquez, adding "203 injured people are b...

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Israel says it will try to curb growth of settlements footprint

Organizers estimated there were 2,000 protesters, according to the news agency AFP. On one hand, the Arab League summit's closing statement vowed that participating nations would "continue to work...

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London police charge 6 more in beating of asylum-seeker

London police charge 6 more in beating of asylum-seeker

The six will appear in court later, together with Kyran Evans, 23, and a 17-year-old girl, who were charged later on Monday. "Thankfully we anticipate that he will recover from injuries but this hor...

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Syria attack believed to be chemical, from the air: UN envoy

It asks U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to report monthly on whether the Syrian government is cooperating with an global investigation and a fact-finding mission into chemical weapons use in S...

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European Union leaders to decide Brexit negotiations strategy at special April summit

European Union leaders to decide Brexit negotiations strategy at special April summit

Mrs May's official spokesman said Britain wants to start withdrawal negotiations "promptly", but accepts that "it is right that the 27 have a chance to agree their position" before talks start. He s...

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Britain's May begins Mideast trip focused on security, trade

Asseri is also the spokesman of the Saudi-led coalition engaged in fighting against Iran-aligned Houthis in Yemen . "We are concerned about the humanitarian situation - that's why the United Kingdo...

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US ratchets up urgency on N. Korea ahead of China visit

US ratchets up urgency on N. Korea ahead of China visit

President Trump's retrenchment of USA global leadership on issues such as free trade, climate change and multilateral alliances has opened the door for an unlikely rival to assert itself - China. Chin...

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California Senate OKs statewide immigrant sanctuary bill

California Senate OKs statewide immigrant sanctuary bill

Still, 11 other states and the District of Columbia have similar laws making licenses available to drivers who lack legal status. California is home to an estimated 2.6 million illegal immigrants ,...

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