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There's a Reason Parts of Trump's Speech Sounded Like Ivanka

But first lady Melania Trump sparkled Tuesday night in a belted black dress and jacket combo, embellished with flower designs. Melania also wore a Michael Kors dress under a Balmain coat on el...

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PM Modi greets Nitish Kumar on his birthday

PM Modi greets Nitish Kumar on his birthday

Mastan, escorted by Choudhary, later expressed regret for his comment before the media. "Such utterly indecent use of words against the nation's prime minister in public can not be tolerated". Sharm...

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Trump 'Became President of the United States Tonight — CNN's Van Jones

Trump 'Became President of the United States Tonight — CNN's Van Jones

The moment sparked more than two minutes of applause and a standing ovation for Carryn Owens , who tearfully stood to acknowledge the response, from lawmakers in the chamber. Security officials speak...

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Public Outraged After VA Completely Ignores Elderly Veterans In Pain

Public Outraged After VA Completely Ignores Elderly Veterans In Pain

The Durham VA director said she has a team reviewing surveillance video and interviewing employees to get the whole story. The husband and wife said both older men were ignored for hours despite com...

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Where to get your Ash Wednesday ashes

Where to get your Ash Wednesday ashes

Some of Auburn's local churches, including St. Michael's Catholic Church, Trinity Lutheran Church and Auburn United Methodist Church, will be holding Lent services throughout the season. Catholics aro...

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Petco Park Flooded During San Diego's Crazy Rain Storm

As the San Diego Padres prepare for the upcoming Major League Baseball season during spring training in Arizona, their stadium flooded due to a rain storm. Wilson also added there is no grass on the f...

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U.S. reviewing role in UN Human Rights Council over 'obsession with Israel'

U.S. reviewing role in UN Human Rights Council over 'obsession with Israel'

In a speech during the council's main general session in Geneva Wednesday, U.S. envoy Erin Barclay accused the HRC of having "an obsession" with Israel and said it was hurting the council's credibilit...

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Minnesota bipartisan effort would double renewables mandate to 50% by 2030

In Australia, like in other parts of the world (eg. the United States and many European countries) solar power provides a cheaper source of electricity to households and businesses compared to retai...

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Global commission says militants intentionally terrorized civilians in Aleppo

Global commission says militants intentionally terrorized civilians in Aleppo

Armed groups intentionally terrorized the civilian population in Aleppo by shelling residential areas during the battle for the city, the Independent International Commission of Inquiry on Syria s...

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Students protest against ABVP in Delhi University

A lecturer, who didn't want to be identified, said: "Many students stayed away as the situation is still not calm on the campus". It was this incident, which triggered the filing of the PIL by Naran...

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Macedonia's president refuses to give government mandate to Social Democrats

Macedonia's president refuses to give government mandate to Social Democrats

The ethnic Albanian parties have made their support for Zaev's proposed coalition government conditional on the enactment of a law that backs broader use of the Albanian language in Macedonia. "The si...

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Fast by O Panneerselvam group seeking independent probe into Jayalalithaa's death

Fast by O Panneerselvam group seeking independent probe into Jayalalithaa's death

It can be decided by the President, Maithreyan told reporters here after meeting Mukherjee. The Former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu J Jayalalithaa had passed away on December 5th previous year aft...

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Russian Airstrikes Hit US-Trained Force in Syria

Russian Airstrikes Hit US-Trained Force in Syria

Townsend added that United States troops were less than five kilometres away from the villages and observed the bombing. However, there were a few casualties reported from the Syrian Arab Coalition. R...

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Consumer confidence hits 114.8 in February, versus 111 estimate

Consumer confidence hits 114.8 in February, versus 111 estimate

Consumers were more optimistic about the labor market as those expecting more jobs in the months ahead increased from 19.7% to 20.4% and those expecting fewer jobs declined from 14.4% to 13.6%. "While...

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Trade Deadline: Panthers Snag Sniper Thomas Vanek From Detroit

Detroit will also pay 50% of Vanek's remaining salary for this season. Rozsival, a 38-year-old defenseman, has one goal and one assist in 51 games with the Blackhawks this season. Vanek is a former...

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Mexico's Cemex willing to provide cement for border wall

He said the United States needed to restore the "rule of law" to its borders. The agency will then ask vendors for construction cost estimates and, after reviewing their bids, begin granting contracts...

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Zlatan: I came to win and I am winning

Zlatan: I came to win and I am winning

But it is all down to him. "We wanted to come here and win". "I have to say I've been impressed by your dedication and commitment, as season ticket holders here at United", he added. After sufferi...

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Comcast to take full control of USJ

This year, it plans to open an expansion called Minion Park, based on the characters from the "Despicable Me" movies. According to Reuters.com, Comcast purchased the remaining stake from Goldman Sac...

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PM Modi to visit Israel this summer

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with his Israeli counterpart Binyamin Netanyahu. "It's a unique relationship that we have with India, " he added. While officials have downplayed the import, it is certa...

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PSL 2017 Semi-Final

PSL 2017 Semi-Final

Karachi Kings had a bad start in this tournament, but somehow they managed to come back and surprised everyone with 3rd position in the PSL Points table. In the second play-off of PSL final, it s the...

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Indian Administration to Re-engage Pellet guns in Occupied Kashmir: Media Reports

Indian Administration to Re-engage Pellet guns in Occupied Kashmir: Media Reports

The modified version of the pellet gun will have a "deflector", an attachment on the muzzle to prevent pellets from ascending. Some 60 years ago the acerbic VK Krishna Menon had members of the USA d...

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It's America's time to heal, but are the Democrats ready?

It's America's time to heal, but are the Democrats ready?

He vowed to slash corporate taxes and revamp trade policies to bring manufacturing investment and jobs back to the United States. The idea is not ridiculous on its face; a deal on immigration is sti...

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Michael Phelps Talks To Congress About Athlete Drug Testing

Michael Phelps urged USA lawmakers on Tuesday to push for a reform of the global anti-doping effort in sport after a career in which the Olympic great said he was never confident he was competing agai...

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Abuse survivor Marie Collins resigns from Vatican commission

Abuse survivor Marie Collins resigns from Vatican commission

When Cardinal Sean O'Malley of Boston and his team at the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors recommended that the pope name Collins and Saunders as members, the intentions were obvious...

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Kellyanne Conway apologizes for kneeling on Oval Office couch

Kellyanne Conway apologizes for kneeling on Oval Office couch

She added: "I certainly meant no disrespect, I didn't mean to have my feet on the couch". On Tuesday night's episode of conservative host Lou Dobbs' show, Conway offered an explainer on why she ...

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Trump delays travel ban, Iraq likely to be excluded

Trump delays travel ban, Iraq likely to be excluded

A senior administration official told CNN that they don't want to undercut coverage of the president's speech. The new order is likely to exempt existing visa holders from the listed countries -...

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FBI Planned To Pay Spy Who Authored Trump Dossier

FBI Planned To Pay Spy Who Authored Trump Dossier

The FBI knew of Steele, 53, because of his investigation into alleged corruption by FIFA, the world soccer association. "Steele was known for the quality of his past work and for the knowledge he ...

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Reject SP, BSP, Cong for UP's development: Modi

Reject SP, BSP, Cong for UP's development: Modi

He was addressing an election rally where he referred to Modi's remark during an election meeting in Mau yesterday that the SP and the BSP were playing a game to ensure that the state throws up a frac...

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Kim Jong-nam Died from Huge Dose of Nerve Agent

Kim Jong-nam Died from Huge Dose of Nerve Agent

Police brought the two women to court handcuffed. South Korean lawmakers said Monday that the country's National Intelligence Service told them in a private briefing that four of the North Koreans i...

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Canadians Protest Opening Of Trump Tower In Vancouver

Founded in 1846, AP has covered all the major news events of the past 165 years, providing high-quality, informed reporting of everything from wars and elections to championship games and royal weddin...

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Trump's budget is sounding awfully familiar

Trump's budget is sounding awfully familiar

The White House Office of Management and Budget has proposed cuts of 37 percent at two agencies that provide US foreign aid, according to two people familiar with the matter who asked not to be iden...

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Trump administration pushes back signing new travel ban, official says

Trump administration pushes back signing new travel ban, official says

Meanwhile, CNN's White House reporter tweeted that Trump may not sign the revised executive order on Wednesday as was being expected. In New York, American Civil Liberties Union attorney Lee Gelernt...

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China: THAAD Missile Defense System in South Korea is a Threat

China: THAAD Missile Defense System in South Korea is a Threat

Beijing has already taken measures which some claim are retaliatory against the deal, including halting Lotte's multibillion dollar real estate project in China and canceling the visits of South Kore...

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Developing-Asia Requires $26 Trillion To Properly Develop Infrastructure Through 2030

Developing-Asia Requires $26 Trillion To Properly Develop Infrastructure Through 2030

The more than $1.7 trillion needed each year - from 2016 to 2030 - is twice the $881 billion invested at the moment, the Bank said. Of the total climate-adjusted investment needs over 2016 to 2030, ...

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Compulsory sex ed for United Kingdom 4-year-olds

Compulsory sex ed for United Kingdom 4-year-olds

The decision follows years of campaigning by MPs and health and education experts, including Shadow Equalities Secretary Sarah Champion and the Conservative chairman of the Health Select Committee Sar...

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