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Possible suspect to be questioned following threats at Concordia University

Possible suspect to be questioned following threats at Concordia University

A 47-year-old man was taken into custody early Thursday at an apartment in Montreal's Cote-des-Neiges neighbourhood and is expected to be questioned by detectives in the morning. "We strongly denounce...

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SC schedules oral arguments on De Lima case

SC schedules oral arguments on De Lima case

SC spokesman Theodore Te said the directive was issued following Tuesday's regular en banc session of the magistrates. Through her lawyer Alex Padilla, De Lima on Monday, February 27, filed with the...

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Woman charged with theft for pocketing stray banknote

A woman in England wound up in court after keeping a 20-pound banknote she found in a local convenience store. CCTV footage from inside the shop showed her picking up the note and police later track...

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Dow Jones Loses 12-Day Streak

The latest push into the record books came on an indecisive day for USA stocks that sent indexes wavering between small gains and losses for much of the day. Indicating investors' focus on Trump's spe...

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Cuomo: Boost security at religious schools after threats

According to local police, it's the third bomb threat at the center this year - following two threats in January. On Monday, there were bomb threats made against the three JCC locations on Staten...

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Prasa axes acting CEO Collins Letsoalo

Prasa axes acting CEO Collins Letsoalo

Letsoalo earlier refuted claims that he had hiked his own salary by 350%, securing a pay cheque four times higher than his agreed salary. Prasa's spokesperson, Nana Zenani , told Fin24 on Tuesday...

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RSS leader announces reward of Rs 1 crore on Pinarayi Vijayan's head

Dr Chandrawat, the RSS Pramukh in Ujjain, made the announcement at a meeting in Ujjain. Sangh Parivar organizations had threatened to block Pinarayi Vijayan from participating in the communal harmon...

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United Kingdom government says disappointed by loss of parliamentary vote on Brexit legislation

United Kingdom government says disappointed by loss of parliamentary vote on Brexit legislation

Labor peer Baroness Hayter, who put forward the amendment, said European Union residents in Britain risked being used as bargaining chips in the negotiations and it was in the gift of the government t...

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Wisconsin Jewish Organizations Have Different Responses To Recent Nationwide Bomb Threats

Today's threats come after someone toppled more than 100 gravestones at a Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia. Students on the upper campus in North Bethesda at Charles E. There have also been acts of van...

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Le Pen Faces Vote in European Parliament on Waiver of Immunity

Le Pen Faces Vote in European Parliament on Waiver of Immunity

But Le Pen, 48, has sparked outrage for tweeting graphic pictures of ISIS victims in 2015, including a photo of the beheading of U.S. journalist James Foley. Ms Le Pen has so far refused to attend an ...

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Police force clinches outstanding rating for the third time

Dorset was also praised for its work to protect the most vulnerable people in society. "As ever, there is simply no place for complacency to creep in". 700 more are needed in the capital alone, it s...

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Decatur-built Atlas V rocket launches spy satellite

Core and upper stage of Atlas V were integrated with NROL-79 payload inside of the SLC-3E in February 2017, after payload was delivered to Vandenberg a February 15. Details of the payload are classifi...

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WEATHER: Rain, rain and more rain

Environment Canada says there's a 30 per cent chance of flurries late in the week. Residence are advised to stay clear of waterways and warned about ponding or pooling in some areas. Residents of Que...

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Why Democratic Women Are Wearing White to Donald Trump's Congressional Speech Tonight

Why Democratic Women Are Wearing White to Donald Trump's Congressional Speech Tonight

Numerous 66 Democratic women representatives and delegates who make up the House Democratic Women's Working Group wore white clothing, dubbed " suffragette white " in a nod to the women's rights movem...

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Manufacturing sector expands for two months

Manufacturing sector expands for two months

An Istanbul Chamber of Industry PMI Manufacturing Index report conducted in cooperation with IHS Markit showed a 1-point advance from the previous month, signaling a rebalancing of the country's manuf...

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Burmese men lose appeal over British tourists' murder

Burmese men lose appeal over British tourists' murder

The defence now has 30 days to make another appeal to Thailand's Supreme Court. "The Appeals Court upheld the Criminal Court's ruling against the two Myanmar suspects", Theerawut Phamhun, the deputy...

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YSR Congress Chief Jaganmohan Reddy Threatens To Send Collector To Jail

YSR Congress Chief Jaganmohan Reddy Threatens To Send Collector To Jail

It all happened when Jagan reached the hospital in Nandigama to console victims of the bus accident, which took place in Krishna district early today. Mr Reddy said there were allegations that the dri...

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BJP has accepted defeat, says Mayawati

BJP has accepted defeat, says Mayawati

But as the election progressed, the discomfort of the BJP has been growing. Now he has changed his stance and is talking of a coalition government, " said Yadav. For OBC and SC votes, the BJP has stru...

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Deadly violence hits Palestinian camp in Lebanon

Deadly violence hits Palestinian camp in Lebanon

Gunmen from Fatah, the party of West Bank-based Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, have regularly clashed with Islamist militants in the camp, including supporters of Islamic State and al Qaeda. The...

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Trump to visit United Kingdom in October

Trump to visit United Kingdom in October

The proposed October slot will fall just before the House of Commons returns from recess. The new date will allow Trump to avoid attack by MPs, who condemned his policies during a recent parliamenta...

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Border Agents Using 'Sledgehammer' Tactics as New Travel Ban Nears

Border Agents Using 'Sledgehammer' Tactics as New Travel Ban Nears

President Donald Trump holds up a hat that reads "Make Counties Great Again" before signing the Waters of the United States executive order, Tuesday in the Roosevelt Room in the White House. Sources...

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Senate Passes REAL ID Bill 35-11

We can not burden Oklahomans with the additional cost and hassle of providing identification to gain entrance to federal buildings, military bases or federal courthouses. "Under the provisions of this...

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GOP Congressman Mocked Democratic Women's 'Bad-Looking White Pantsuits'

GOP Congressman Mocked Democratic Women's 'Bad-Looking White Pantsuits'

Some in the House chamber watched with wonder as woman after woman entered wearing white , not understanding the reasos behind the uniform color. According to the Democratic Women's Working Group's...

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Spicer: 'We did our job' by arranging pushback against Russian Federation reports

Spicer: 'We did our job' by arranging pushback against Russian Federation reports

Mr Trump said "Sean Spicer is a fine human being", but added: "I would have gone one-on-one with different people". In an effort to call out the New York Times for its story on Trump's alleged tie...

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South Korea, US begin annual joint military drills

Jeff Davis said in a statement issued yesterday. Seoul and Washington began their annual joint military drill on Wednesday, codenamed "Foal Eagle", which includes aerial, ground and naval maneuver...

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Crude prices fall due to increase in United States inventory

Crude prices fall due to increase in United States inventory

USA stockpiles grew by 2.5 million barrels over the week ending February 24, according to the American Petroleum Institute (API). OPEC has made a decision to produce 1.8 million barrels less per day...

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Islam set to overtake Christianity, become world's most popular religion

Islam set to overtake Christianity, become world's most popular religion

But declining birth rates in the Christian stronghold of Latin America look set to see growing populations in the Middle East leading to a rise in the number of Muslims. Europe is also showing an incr...

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General Motors' stock rallies as February sales data shows market-share gains

By brand, GM's sales increased 17.2% for GMC and 3.4% for Chevrolet but fell 9.4% at Buick and 8.6% at Cadillac. January, a traditionally slow sales month, was also disappointing for many automakers...

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LoBiondo won't vote to repeal Obamacare without new plan

He was immediately interrupted with a standing ovation - from the Republican side of the aisle. As President Donald Trump is intent on replacing former President Barack Obama's signature healthcare ...

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'Flip Or Flop' Star Tarek El Moussa's Reported Stint In Rehab Exposed

'Flip Or Flop' Star Tarek El Moussa's Reported Stint In Rehab Exposed

The show, which follows the couple as they flip homes in Southern California, will now do the same in Chicago , Nashville , Atlanta , Texas , and Las Vegas , Allison Page - general manager for ...

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Beau Biden's widow, Hallie Biden, has been seeing someone - his brother!

Beau Biden's widow, Hallie Biden, has been seeing someone - his brother!

A source to Fox News says Hunter and then-wife Kathleen parted in October of 2015, mere months after Beau's death. "We've been so lucky to have family and friends who have supported us every ste...

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Syrian government forces have retaken Palmyra citadel from Isis, say Hezbollah

Syrian government forces have retaken Palmyra citadel from Isis, say Hezbollah

The government lost control of Palmyra in December, less than one year after it reclaimed the town from IS extremists. "They have abandoned most of their positions around the city". The pro-government...

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Russian Federation says United Nations vote on Syria sanctions negative for Geneva talks

Sources added that the drafted constitution will not be approved without holding a popular referendum. The Security Council showdown, due later on Tuesday, will pit Russian Federation, an ally of Sy...

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Internet Goes Wild For Photos of Young Justin Trudeau

And yet, in his first State of the Union address to Congress on Tuesday, Trump was gracious and statesmanlike in talking about the Trudeau government in particular and Canada in general. "Yet, in Amer...

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Woman in Nicaragua Dies After Being Thrown in Fire for 'Exorcism'

Woman in Nicaragua Dies After Being Thrown in Fire for 'Exorcism'

Her husband, speaking shortly before her death, said: "My wife spent eight days prisoner in that congregation and her sister told me that to burn her, they got some firewood together and then they pus...

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