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Mercedes boss says team will recover from disappointment in Australia

Mercedes boss says team will recover from disappointment in Australia

The 29-year-old German beat the pre-race favourite by nearly 10 seconds, positioning Ferrari to challenge the dominance of Mercedes. Vettel then split the Mercedes cars at the front of the grid in q...

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Claire McCaskill announces she'll filibuster Neil Gorsuch

The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee is set to vote Monday to send the nomination of Gorsuch, a judge of the 10th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, to the full Senate for a vote. Joe Manchin of West Virgi...

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What is Russian Federation saying about the USA attack on Syria?

What is Russian Federation saying about the USA attack on Syria?

The UN Security Council is meeting Friday on Syria. In the emergency session, the U.K. ambassador to the United Nations, Matthew Rycroft, said his country supports the US strike "because war crimes ...

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Republicans change US Senate rules to push Supreme Court nominee

Republicans change US Senate rules to push Supreme Court nominee

A total of 45 senators voted against moving forward with Gorsuch's nomination. On Thursday, Democrats supported the filibuster to block Gorsuch, making their liberal supporters happy. Jeff Merkley d...

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Two dead after truck rams pedestrians on Stockholm street

Two dead after truck rams pedestrians on Stockholm street

Friday's crash is near the site of a December 2010 attack in Stockholm in which Taimour Abdulwahab, a Swedish citizen who lived in Britain, detonated a suicide bomb, killing himself and injuring two o...

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Govt intervenes, Air India revokes flight ban on Ravindra Gaikwad

Govt intervenes, Air India revokes flight ban on Ravindra Gaikwad

Gaikwad was repeatedly required to go the national capital and he was finding it hard to do that with his flight ban. Gaikwad's letter to Raju later said: "It could have been no one's intention to h...

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SpaceX's reused Falcon 9 rocket nails the landing for a second time

The private space exploration company - headed by Tesla CEO Elon Musk - plans to launch another mission to space on Thursday at 6 p.m. ET out of Cape Canaveral in Florida. "This is going to be ultimat...

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Trump, Xi meet in shadow of missile strikes on Syria

Trump, Xi meet in shadow of missile strikes on Syria

Six people were killed and serious damage caused, according to the Syrian army. "But we have developed a friendship ", he said. "We hope all sides will stay calm and exercise restraint to prevent the...

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UN Security Council to meet today on USA strikes in Syria

The Trump Administration says the strike was a response to this week's chemical weapons attack in Syria, which is presumed to have been perpetrated by the Syrian government, though that has not been o...

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'I Think' Susan Rice May Have Committed A Crime

'I Think' Susan Rice May Have Committed A Crime

One wonders how long this surveillance of team Trump will remain a story with only Fox News and such outlets as The American Spectator . Trump offered no evidence to back his allegations or any...

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UDF, BJP call for 'bandh' for manhandling Jishnu Pranoy's mother

UDF, BJP call for 'bandh' for manhandling Jishnu Pranoy's mother

Jishnu's mother, who suffered some injuries, has been hospitalised. "If Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has any sense of morality left, he should apologise to Mahija (the breaved mother)", Leader of...

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Susan Rice broke the law, alleges Trump

Susan Rice broke the law, alleges Trump

Trump offered no evidence to back his allegations or any names of other Obama administration officials he said were also involved. After controversy arose, PBS posted the complete back-and-forth ....

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Le Pen backs lifting European Union economic sanctions imposed on Russian Federation

Ms Le Pen will regard the meeting as a coup for her foreign policy credentials as to date the Front National leader has failed to arrange meetings with any leaders bar those from far-right parties...

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Celebrate National Beer Day today

Celebrate National Beer Day today

According to Men's Health , beer can lower risk of heart disease, boost creativity, and help to prevent type 2 diabetes. But, this was only allowed if the alcohol by volume (ABV) remained below four p...

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Russian military posts drone footage of aftermath of U.S. strike on Syria

Russian military posts drone footage of aftermath of U.S. strike on Syria

Georgia's two United States senators issued statements late Thursday supporting President Donald Trump's decision to authorize missile strikes against Syria. "This step is not taking us any closer t...

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Cdn-Syrian group calls airstrikes a relief

Cdn-Syrian group calls airstrikes a relief

In a statement earlier Friday, Trudeau said Canada supports the "limited focused action" by the U.S. He also denounced the use of chemical weapons, saying "the crimes the Syrian regime has committed a...

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ISIS leader Baghdadi close to being 'captured or killed'

The TV described Jumaili as Daesh's "second-in-command" and "war minister". Earlier this month, 400 Marines were quietly deployed to northern Syria to to support local militias fighting Islamic Stat...

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Truck rams into crowded street in Stockholm, Sweden, at least two dead

Truck rams into crowded street in Stockholm, Sweden, at least two dead

Sweden's national rail company SJ said all trains to and from Stockholm's central station would be cancelled for the rest of the day. "At this hard time, Russians mourn together with the people of S...

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Truck Rams Stockholm Store In Likely Terror Attack, Killing At Least Three

Truck Rams Stockholm Store In Likely Terror Attack, Killing At Least Three

Shots have also reportedly been fired. "Sweden has been attacked", Swedish prime minister Stefan Löfven said during a press conference. "This indicates that it is an act of terror". The Swedish news...

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Japan to extend unilateral sanctions against North Korea

A man walks past a television screen showing file footage of a North Korean missile launch, at a railway station in Seoul on Wednesday. Any launch of objects using the ballistic missile technolo...

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Syria decries USA missile attack on air base

Russia, Syria's key ally and military backer, said Vladimir Putin believed the U.S. strike on a Syrian airbase was an "aggression against a sovereign state in violation of global law". The United Stat...

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Ecuador Opposition Loser Says He Will Challenge the Results

Ecuador Opposition Loser Says He Will Challenge the Results

Supporters of ruling party candidate Lenin Moreno celebrated their apparent election win and accused their opponents of trying to disavow results from Sunday's presidential runoff. "I can not accept t...

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Teesta agreement unlikely during Sheikh Hasina's visit

Teesta agreement unlikely during Sheikh Hasina's visit

Her opponents have been turning vocal alleging she is giving more to India than receiving anything in return, and the accomplishment of the Teesta pact could silence them. FILE - Bangladesh Prime Mini...

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Ban on State highway bars: Move for President's reference

Union Territory of Chandigarh has declared state highways as "major district road" about a month ago to avoid a Supreme Court ban. However, the court extended the ban to pubs, bars and restaurants...

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French candidates go head to head in TV debate with Macron favorite

French candidates go head to head in TV debate with Macron favorite

Le Pen, also wants France to leave the euro and to create a parallel national currency. When questioned about legal problems surrounding her National Front party including campaign financing and t...

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Regret letter not enough: Air India cancels MP Gaikwad's ticket again

Regret letter not enough: Air India cancels MP Gaikwad's ticket again

In a letter to the Air India Chairman and Managing Director Ashwani Lohani, the association had said that a decision by either the Ministry of Civil Aviation or Parliament to lift the ban will affect ...

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Schiff Slams White House 'Subterfuge' on Russian Federation

Schiff Slams White House 'Subterfuge' on Russian Federation

Speaking Sunday on CNN's " State of the Union ", Schiff said Nunes and the White House's actions proved that they were trying to distract from the broader question of what role, if any, Russian Fede...

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State drought emergency over but conservation must continue, governor says

At this time previous year, more than 90 percent of California fell into at least one of the weekly report's four drought categories. Many Californians rose to the challenge with a almost 25 percent ...

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Korea fired missile into Sea of Japan

In a report past year, geopolitical analysis group Stratfor said the U.S. could take out North Korea in a first strike that could rain over 600 cruise missiles and smart bombs on North Korean target...

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Syria war: Trump's missile strike attracts United States praise - and barbs

Syria war: Trump's missile strike attracts United States praise - and barbs

The president called on "all civilized nations" to join the U.S.in seeking an end to the carnage in Syria, in a brief statement Thursday shortly after the USA fired a barrage of cruise missiles into S...

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Seoul Test Fires Missile amid 'Little Progress' in Reining in North Korea

Trump on Wednesday pledged to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that the U.S. would "continue to strengthen its ability to deter and defend itself and its allies with the full range of its military c...

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North Korea fires ballistic missile into sea, South Korea says

North Korea fires ballistic missile into sea, South Korea says

The projectile used in Wednesday's test was launched at 6:42 a.m. Seoul time from a site in the vicinity of Sinpo, South Hamgyong province, a South Korean Defense Ministry official said. had spoken ...

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3 radar systems inoperable as tornadoes hit Southeast

3 radar systems inoperable as tornadoes hit Southeast

This includes damaging winds , with speeds in excess of 60 to 70 miles per hour, powerful thunderstorms with quarter to golf ball sized hail and tornadoes . Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines had cancele...

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BJP Takes Jibe On SP-Congress Combine On Farm Loan Waiver

However, there is no clarification on microfinance loans being repaid by the farmers who had taken and failed to repay during the demonetisation period. In its first meeting on March 18, the state Cab...

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Trump welcomes Chinese President Xi to Mar-a-Lago

On the United States side, however, North Korea will likely top the agenda following Wednesday's provocative missile launch. Some U.S. foreign policy analysts cautioned that the summit is prematur...

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