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Buster Posey placed on seven-day concussion disabled list

Buster Posey placed on seven-day concussion disabled list

This will give Posey a chance to immediately rest after the injury, and will also prevent any potential setbacks on the field. Posey dropped to the ground after getting beaned by Arizona Diamondback...

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Zambian Opposition Leader Arrested As Police Raid His Home

Zambian Opposition Leader Arrested As Police Raid His Home

Mr Hichilema claimed that his staff were tortured into revealing his whereabouts after he, his wife and son, 16, hid in a strongroom. "My lips are swollen, my eyes are swollen, my skin is itching", ...

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Spicer says even Hitler didn't use chemical weapons

Spicer says even Hitler didn't use chemical weapons

The White House released a statement on worldwide Holocaust Remembrance Day earlier this year that did not make any reference to Jews, and some have taken issue with the speed with which Trump has c...

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UN Security Council to vote on Syria gas attack probe

The Russian statements came as U.S. secretary of state Rex Tillerson arrived in Moscow where he will meet Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov. The revised text incorporated suggestions from Russi...

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Taiwan bans the consumption of cat and dog meat

Taiwan bans the consumption of cat and dog meat

The amendment to the Animal Protection Act passed its third reading at the Legislative Yuan Tuesday, imposing heavier punishments on animal abuse and prohibiting the practice of eating dog and cat mea...

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Possible sighting of AMBER alert man Tad Cummins

But about an hour later, Josh DeVine, a spokesman for the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation - which has final say in making such determinations - said the agency had determined that it was a false ala...

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Justice has the next move on budget

Justice has the next move on budget

The House Finance Committee has added to oil-wealth fund legislation language stating it would only take effect if the Legislature this year passes a broad-based tax and the version of an oil tax and ...

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Mattis: Defeating Islamic State still top US priority

Among his supporters are members of his Alawite sect, as well as other minority sects such as the Christians and Druze who fear reprisals by extremists in case they take over the country. Aides later ...

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Dion Jordan Reportedly Signs with Seahawks After Release by Dolphins

Dion Jordan Reportedly Signs with Seahawks After Release by Dolphins

Jordan was waived by the Miami Dolphins less than a fortnight ago. Tom Pelissaro of USA Today reported Tuesday morning Seattle has agreed to sign the 27-year-old former Miami Dolphins defensive ...

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7 special needs students hurt in Florida school bus crash

The Florida Highway Patrol said the bus was traveling eastbound when a auto tried to make a left-hand turn in front of the bus. As the the bus was crossing through the intersection, the Inifiniti turn...

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G7 ministers look to persuade Russian Federation to abandon Syria's Assad

It is our policy for a unified Syria that is governed by the people of Syria. On Monday, the USA upped the stakes significantly by accusing Russia of knowing in advance of the chemical attack and ...

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Trump on Twitter (April 11) - President of China, North Korea

Trump on Twitter (April 11) - President of China, North Korea

Kim Jong Un's regime "has made significant advancements in delivery systems, and that is what concerns us the most", Tillerson said. US officials said the carrier was meant to be "a show of presence" ...

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Does Trump Want Assad To Go? Depends Who You Ask

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke by phone on Saturday about the situation in Syria after the U.S. The letter, in which Trump claims to have acted ...

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US, Canada and Mexico confirm joint 2026 World Cup hosting bid

US, Canada and Mexico confirm joint 2026 World Cup hosting bid

The U.S. and Mexico contribute two of the bigger media markets in the world, especially with the ability to host games in prime time, plus a more mature sponsorship environment, Gulati said . The p...

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US sought to monitor Trump adviser last summer

The FISA court and its orders are highly secretive. The FBI and congressional committees are investigating whether Russian Federation tried to influence the election in Trump's favour, mostly by hac...

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Putin says USA preparing more strikes on Syria

Putin says USA preparing more strikes on Syria

Equipped with overwhelming moral justification, Mr Trump ordered what was not just a targeted strike on an airbase, but an unmistakable warning to Mr Al Assad that America will not stand by and allo...

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Defendant in triple slaying dies in jump from court balcony

Defendant in triple slaying dies in jump from court balcony

A triple-murder suspect jumped to his death from the fourth floor of an OH courthouse on Monday, in what police called an apparent suicide. Oh, and it was caught on camera. His defense attorney, ...

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US, Canada, Mexico ask FIFA for faster World Cup bid process

US, Canada, Mexico ask FIFA for faster World Cup bid process

Soccer Federation president Sunil Gulati , CONCACAF and Canadian Soccer Association president Victor Montagliani , and Federación Mexicana de Fútbol president Decio de Maria at One World Observatory...

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Trump tweets 'North Korea is looking for trouble'

Trump tweets 'North Korea is looking for trouble'

The movement of a U.S. Navy strike group toward the western Pacific Ocean is not tied to a specific event and is a prudent move, U.S. Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said on Tuesday. China is turning bac...

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Neil Gorsuch is sworn in as Supreme Court justice

It took Gorsuch just under ten weeks from his nomination by President Trump to the swearing in ceremony at the White House to fill the seat on the court opened up by the death of Antonin Scalia ...

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Guitarist J. Geils Found Dead In Massachusetts Home

Another great rock and roll star is jamming in the heavens as John Warren Geils Jr . has passed away at age 71. Upon arrival to the house, police located a man who was unresponsive. The band's early ...

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Neymar suspended, to miss match with Real Madrid

The referee included the incident in his match report, stating: "In the 65th minute player (number 11) Da Silva Santos J, Neymar was sent off for the following reason: second yellow". The suspension...

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North Korea's parliament meets, with Kim Jong Un at center

North Korea's parliament meets, with Kim Jong Un at center

CHINA'S top nuclear envoy will travel to South Korea this week for a five-day visit to discuss nuclear and missile threats by North Korea. Speculation over an imminent nuclear test is brewing as the...

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Trump backer: President was wrong on Syria

Trump backer: President was wrong on Syria

They say that entails negotiating cease-fires between Assad's government and rebels, who have been fighting both IS and Assad. On Monday, Col. John J. The phone call came after U.S. strikes on an ...

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North Korea 'Looking For Trouble'

North Korea 'Looking For Trouble'

The U.S. and South Korea are engaging in war games in the region, which North Korea is suspicious of, viewing the exercise as a practice for a hypothetical invasion of North Korea. The advance happe...

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Have eggcellent fun at the Lions Easter Egg Hunt this weekend

Fly High Easter Extravaganza Easter Egg Hunt, April 16 at 10 a.m.: The Fly High Trampoline Park over on Greg Street is offering a one-of-a-kind family event featuring an Easter egg hunt starting...

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Syria war: G7 rejects sanctions on Russian Federation after 'chemical attack'

Two U.S. Navy destroyers launched 59 tomahawk missiles into Syria late last Thursday to destroy an airbase controlled by the Bashar al-Assad regime. After all, Russian Federation - a parter and supp...

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G7 seeks broad support to isolate Syria's Assad

The U.S. and others have said that Russian Federation bears responsibility for the deaths of civilians at the hands of Assad given Moscow's role in guaranteeing the 2013 deal in which Assad was suppos...

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Syria policy unsynched: Will US demand regime change?

Syria policy unsynched: Will US demand regime change?

U.S. Treasury officials say they are preparing sanctions in response to the chemical weapons attack , though the Syrian government is already buried under U.S. The United States is vowing to keep up ...

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Govt To Do "Everything Possible" To Get Justice For Jadhav: Rajnath Singh

Jadhav was arrested in March previous year, "for his (alleged) involvement in espionage and sabotage activities against Pakistan", according to a statement released by the Pakistan armed forces. Accor...

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Assam court issues bailable warrant against Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

However, the request was rejected by the court and a warrant was issued against him. This has led Assam BJP leader Surya Rongphar to file a defamation case against him. "Uske baad ki degree farzi ha...

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Australian PM, In India, Pushes Bilateral, Regional Trade Agenda

In a press statement issued after the meeting, Turnbull said that progress on the Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (CECA) "has not been as fast as either of us would like it to be". "Respo...

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Taapsee Pannu Starrer 'Naam Shabana' Banned in Pakistan

Taapsee Pannu Starrer 'Naam Shabana' Banned in Pakistan

However, in the beginning of this year, the ban got lifted and Indian films started screening with the approval of Pakistan censor board. The board reportedly had issues with some scenes related to ...

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G-7 ministers appeal to Russia on Syria but reject sanctions

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida, along with other G-7 foreign ministers, at a moment when the United States is sen...

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NY enacts free middle class college tuition

NY enacts free middle class college tuition

NY isn't the only state making a push for tuition-free college this year. The scholarship is a last-dollar program, which means the state will cover the left over tuition after federal Pell Grants...

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