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Trump's tax plan could have rich New Yorkers fleeing for Florida

Currently, the highest tax bracket it 39 percent, so that rate would see a pretty significant deduction. That already has Republican lawmakers in states like New Jersey, which has high property ta...

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Illinois Considers Proposal to Legalize Marijuana

Illinois Considers Proposal to Legalize Marijuana

Majorities of Republicans, Democrats, and independents all agree. A new national Quinnipiac Poll found support for legal marijuana at an all-time high . Three in four adults between 18 and 34 sup...

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Afghan Taliban launch spring offensive as U.S. reviews strategy

Afghan Taliban launch spring offensive as U.S. reviews strategy

Afghan security forces take part in an ongoing operation against Islamic State (IS) militants in the Achin district of Afghanistan's Nangarhar province on April 14, 2017. Most are part of a North ...

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117 kg meat, 40 guns seized during raid on retired Colonel's house

117 kg meat, 40 guns seized during raid on retired Colonel's house

The seized samples have been sent to wild life institute of Dehradun for forensic examination. Meanwhile, police have detained a few persons in connection to the case. The Army official, Devendra Si...

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Patriot missile downs apparent drone over Golan Heights

Patriot missile downs apparent drone over Golan Heights

Liberman had expressed his concern about Iran's use of Syrian grounds to smuggle weapons to Hezbollah and said Israel would not allow the concentration of Iranian and Hezbollah forces on the Golan H...

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Turkish military and US-backed forces in Syria exchange fire on border

The U.S. -backed Kurdish forces in northern Syria are threatening to pull out of the anti-ISIS coalition if the U.S. won't protect them from Turkish airstrikes on their positions. Turkish foreign mini...

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Trump criticizes news media on night of press dinner

Hasan Minhaj is the first Muslim and first South Asian American to head the annual Washington roast and achieved a lot of recognition as a Muslim comedian in America. At the 100-day mark, Trump chos...

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'Difficult to say no' if U.S. asks Britain for help against Syria

If the USA asked Britain for help in conducting military action in response to the Syrian government's actions, "it will be very hard for us to say no", British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson told B...

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South Korea says US reaffirmed it will pay THAAD costs

But McMaster and South Korea's presidential security adviser, Chairman Kim Kwan-jin, spoke Sunday to confirm that the USA won't seek money from South Korea to pay for the system. President Trump has...

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MCD polls victory is triumph against politics of 'excuses': BJP

Aam Aadmi Party's top leadership including Kejriwal, Manish Sisodia, Ashutosh Kumar etc have also been blaming EVMs for their party's defeat and BJP's victory in elections. After the party won only 20...

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Government to axe 457 visas, putting strain on ICT skills shortage

A parliamentary enquiry a year ago also found the current visa system left foreign workers open to exploitation. In a statement online, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said it was about protecting j...

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ISIS Hits Muslims in Mosul with Chemical Attack

ISIS Hits Muslims in Mosul with Chemical Attack

Earlier Thursday, army Lieutenant-General Abdul Amir Yarallah, commander of the Mosul campaign, said the army had retaken three more villages on western Mosul's outskirts, along with the southern ba...

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Bills fire GM Doug Whaley

Bills fire GM Doug Whaley

As a person, he is good, and the franchise thanks him for his commitment and work with the team. So much so, that he has mortgaged the future of two separate organizations, the Buffalo Bills and the...

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Flooding, tornadoes ravage the South

Further north, in Missouri, a 72-year-old woman died when the auto she was in was swept off by floodwater, according to the the Missouri State Highway Patrol. Three hospitals near Dallas, where the to...

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Marine Le Pen Aligns Herself With Mainstream Onetime Rival

France's presidential candidates are pushing their rival worldviews, as far-right Marine Le Pen calls the euro currency "dead" and centrist Emmanuel Macron visits a Holocaust memorial and calls for p...

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Eleven Syrian Kurds reported killed in clash with Turks

In Istanbul , Erdogan insisted that US support for such groups "must come to an end", and said he would bring up the matter at a meeting with President Donald Trump next month. His comments come ahea...

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Southeast Asian leaders wrestle over China at summit

Southeast Asian leaders wrestle over China at summit

Duterte, host of the one-day Association of Southeast Asian (ASEAN) leaders meeting, lobbied ahead of the event for much closer ties with China despite its sweeping claims to the strategically vital w...

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Rouhani warns voters to prevent 'extremism' returning to Iran

Rouhani warns voters to prevent 'extremism' returning to Iran

Some voters may relish the idea of defeating a possible future conservative supreme leader at the ballot box, especially one associated with one of the most tragic events in the history of the Islamic...

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Resistance to Greet Trump's 100-Day

Resistance to Greet Trump's 100-Day "Campaign Rally" in Pennsylvania

At the rally, Trump spoke to almost 10,000 people, a crowd that he claimed "broke the all-time record" for the Farm Show Complex. 'I was in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, with an overflow, energetic, ent...

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Trump pledges fealty to NRA gun lobby

Chris Cox , executive director of the NRA's lobbying arm, told members ahead of Trump's speech they were the ones who helped get him elected, telling them "we didn't just swing an election, we altered...

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Trump signs two executive orders on trade

HARRISBURG , Pa. (AP) — President Donald Trump is turning from his dramatic debut as an outsider president to focus on advancing his plans to cut taxes and get tough on trade deals. Recent polls sugge...

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Founder of Iranian TV station shot dead in Istanbul

Founder of Iranian TV station shot dead in Istanbul

According to Dogan, the assailants escaped in their vehicle, which was then found burned-out in the Istanbul district of Kemerburgaz. Turkish media outlets said police are investigating, but the...

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Modi invites Turkey to participate in Indian economy

Saturday's moves follow a new crackdown last Wednesday, when 1,000 people were detained and 9,100 police personnel were suspended on allegations that they too were Gulen supporters. But German Chancel...

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Aaron Hernandez's brain is being held 'illegally,' attorney says

Aaron Hernandez's brain is being held 'illegally,' attorney says

Baez, who vowed Wednesday to conduct his own investigation into Hernandez's apparent suicide, claims the Medical Examiner's Office is illegally holding onto the deceased National Football League star'...

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Biden tells New Hampshire crowd: 'Guys, I'm not running'

Biden tells New Hampshire crowd: 'Guys, I'm not running'

It was the only time in an hour long speech that the former Vice President referenced the possibility of a third White House run. The annual New Hampshire Democratic Party fundraiser is often a platfo...

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Duterte opens ASEAN summit with oblique swipe at US, EU

Duterte opens ASEAN summit with oblique swipe at US, EU

China had wanted ASEAN to remove a reference to "respect for legal and diplomatic processes", and it was taken out of the South China Sea section of the latest draft of the chairman´s statement. The s...

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West Condemns Macedonian Violence As Balkan Tensions Rise

The violence began Thursday after lawmakers from the Social Democrats and ethnic Albanian parties elected former Defense Minister Talat Xhaferi speaker, even though the country has no functioning gove...

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Tax Day demonstrators in U.S. take on Trump, his supporters

Tax Day demonstrators in U.S. take on Trump, his supporters

The Trump White House also had privacy concerns, Spicer said Monday , a key reason for the discontinuation of the voluntary visitor log release. Mr Trump has previously claimed protesters at his ...

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Murdered Delaware trooper served the force for almost a decade

MIDDLETOWN, Del. (AP) - About 20 hours after he fatally shot a state trooper, a DE man was shot to death after an overnight standoff with police, but authorities haven't given a motive for his actions...

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Trump leaves door open for military action against North Korea

Trump leaves door open for military action against North Korea

Trump's nearly admiring remarks came amid soaring tensions with North Korea over its missile and nuclear programmes, with an alarmed Washington looking to China for help in reining in Kim. missile def...

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Trump to order review of all global trade agreements

President Donald Trump signed two executive orders on trade before his rally in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, on Saturday night. The executive orders to be signed yesterday marked Trump's 31st and 32n...

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Trump Blasts Judge Who Blocked Sanctuary City Order

Orrick's decision will block Trump's executive order for now, while the federal lawsuit makes its way through the courts. "Federal funding that bears no meaningful relationship to immigration enforc...

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Trump confers with Asia allies on North Korea nuclear threat

Moon Seong Mook, a South Korean analyst and former military official, says that the North would gain valuable knowledge even from failed launches as it continues to improve its technologies for missil...

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Saudi Arabia, Germany call for peaceful solution to regional conflicts

Saudi Arabia, Germany call for peaceful solution to regional conflicts

She said Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen also was discussed. King Salman and Merkel attended the signing ceremony of a number of MoUs and cooperation agreements. Saudi Arabia enforces a conservative d...

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Handel Celebrates 6th District Results, Gets Ready For Runoff

Democrats called the showing a referendum on Trump's presidency . If no one reaches 50 percent, the top two vote-getters square off on June 20. Price, now the president's Health and Human Services sec...

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