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Ukraine mine blast kills at least 8

Ukraine has frequent mine accidents that claim dozens of lives each year. Ukraine's energy sector is under a state of emergency due to a lack of coal needed for electricity and heating. He said all ...

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Georgia's game at Notre Dame will kick off at night

Beachem scored 10 of the 17 points in the seven-minute span. The honorary seniors stole the show from that point on. "We couldn't have scripted it any better", said Irish coach Mike Brey after the g...

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Bakri Hassan Saleh named PM by Omar al-Bashir

Saleh, 68, who will also retain his current post of Sudan's first vice president, was sworn in at a presidential palace in Khartoum. Bashir abolished the post of premier after he led a bloodless cou...

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Collier Jewish community react to anti-Semitic acts

Collier Jewish community react to anti-Semitic acts

The David Posnack Jewish Day School in Broward County, Florida was reportedly cleared following a bomb threat at 9:30 am. Bomb threats forced evacuations at Jewish schools and community centers in...

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A Birth Photographer Shamed This Mom For Having A C-Section

An expectant mother has taken aim at a birth photographer who refused to work with her because she was having a C-section. In the text messages, the woman expecting says she had "no idea" photograph...

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Time running out for unclaimed $103K lotto ticket sold in Hamilton

Time running out for unclaimed $103K lotto ticket sold in Hamilton

RED HOOK , N.Y. A Lotto ticket purchased at the Hannaford supermarket on U.S. Route 9 is worth more than $195,000, the state lottery division said Thursday. Local woman Terri Kenny said she was in two...

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Rights groups says Philippine police has falsifies evidence

Rights groups says Philippine police has falsifies evidence

In its 117-page report, titled " License to Kill " released on Thursday, the New York-based Human Rights Watch provided some specific details on how the government operationalized its campaign which a...

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Egyptian ex-president Mubarak acquitted over killing of protesters

Egyptian ex-president Mubarak acquitted over killing of protesters

Thursday's verdict could lead to Mubarak being freed. This is published unedited from the PTI feed . "I did nothing wrong at all", he told a private broadcaster after receiving the life sentence ...

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Democrats' drumbeat for Trump tax returns grows louder

Democrats' drumbeat for Trump tax returns grows louder

Bill Pascrell Jr .to force the issue on Monday night. The measure set for markup, known as a resolution of inquiry , is likely to be blocked by Republicans, given their 23-17 advantage on the com...

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This justice attended Obama's speeches, but skipped Trump's

Ginsburg attended all eight of President Obama's speeches. She's not alone in her absence, however - Justices Clarence Thomas and Samuel Alito are both absent as well, as per their past history of not...

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Sweden reintroduces military draft for first time in 7 years

Sofia Hultgren, who turns 17 later this year and thus could be drafted in coming years, said many young Swedes viewed lengthy careers as military professionals as something odd and old-fashioned. Cons...

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Russia Bombs US Assets In Syria

Russia Bombs US Assets In Syria

Townsend said the Russian attack appeared to have been a mistake: The Russian military thought it was bombing villages held by the Islamic State, but in fact they were recently occupied by Syrian Ar...

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Obama admin left intelligence trail on Trump/Russia contacts

That same day, Manafort resigns his position on Trump's campaign. If confirmed , the 73-year old Coats would be the president's top intelligence official and lead the country's 17-agency intelligen...

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Has Trump, USA's entry policy caught out Nigerian software engineer?

Has Trump, USA's entry policy caught out Nigerian software engineer?

Much to Omin's shock, he was given a piece of paper and a pen to prove his knowledge as a software engineer. According to the post, an unprepared and exhausted Omin waited in the airport for approxi...

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German police arrest two Syrians suspected of terrorist links

German police arrest two Syrians suspected of terrorist links

One of the men taken into custody was Abdalfatah H.A., 35, who is suspected of overseeing the killing of 36 Syrian government employees amid its bloody civil war in March 2013. The aim of the complain...

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European Union threatens to introduce visas for United States travellers

Saying that the USA still requires citizens of five EU member nations to obtain an entry visa, the European Union's Parliament approved a measure on Thursday calling for the EU Commission to urge full...

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Cowboys could target Adrian Peterson in free agency

Peterson , who will be 32 next season, had been set to count $18 million against the salary cap next season. The 31-year-old Peterson has had multiple knee surgeries and ran for just 72 yards on 37 ...

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India vs Australia: Starc, Hazlewood are our biggest weapon, says Mitch Marsh

Australia now lead the ongoing Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2016-17 by a margin of 1-0, and with three more Tests to go, the visitors are not looking too far ahead. "These balls scuff up well early on". ...

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Nigerian Senate to send delegation to South Africa over xenophobic attacks

Nigerian Senate to send delegation to South Africa over xenophobic attacks

Data revenue now contributes 34% to total revenue, which was supported by an increase of 15.3% in smartphones on the MTN SA network. MTN shareholders will still receive a final dividend - albeit hal...

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Cops find chilling clues after family's disappearance

Cops find chilling clues after family's disappearance

Sennès says an investigation into murder, abduction and illegal confinement has been opened. The parents' auto was outside the house, but investigators are still trying to find Sebastien's vehicle. ...

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Tough new mobile phone penalties now in force

Tough new mobile phone penalties now in force

This means that checking your social media or texts when queuing in traffic or stopped at traffic lights could cost you your licence. The new law allows drivers to continue using phones hands-free -...

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Wynne announces average 25 per cent hydro rate cut for Ontario users

The Province will expand the RRRP to provide distribution charge relief to additional customers served by LDCs with the highest rates. The proposal's example of time-of-use pricing looks at the aver...

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Delhi University protests: ABVP calls for ban on 'anti-nationals'

Delhi University protests: ABVP calls for ban on 'anti-nationals'

The protesters, mainly comprising students of Left forums like All India Students Association (AISA), shouted slogans "ABVP Go Back" and "Azaadi" as the march made its way through the roads of North C...

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Kansas: Injured says gunman asked about visas first

As his final journey began, the engineer's parents were inconsolable while his wife Sunayana Dumala, who arrived with the mortal remains on Monday night, broke down as she caught a glimpse of him fo...

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South Africa hospital roof collapses, trapping several people

The Gauteng Department of Health issued a statement confirming there had been a structural collapse at the hospital. Eyewitnesses said they heard people screaming when the roof collapsed. He was a...

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ISIS threatens China for first time in new video

ISIS threatens China for first time in new video

The first Islamic State group threat against China has been made, according to jihadist tracking experts. A number of Uighurs have joined extremist groups such as IS, and China has warned about the ...

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Democrats Demand Attorney General Jeff Sessions Resign Over Russian Meetings

Democrats Demand Attorney General Jeff Sessions Resign Over Russian Meetings

At the time, Clinton was being publicly investigated for crimes relating to extra-marital sex in the Oval Office; meanwhile, one of Sessions' meetings with the Russians apparently happened in Septem...

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USA promises to defend South Korea against North Korea

USA promises to defend South Korea against North Korea

In last year's drill, about 17,000 USA soldiers and the nuclear-powered John C. Stennis aircraft carrier were involved. The F-35B - which is capable of short takeoffs and vertical landings - is rega...

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Polls Open In Northern Ireland

Polls Open In Northern Ireland

There are 12 candidates vying for the five seats in Leitrim's neighbouring constituency Fermanagh-south Tyrone. The former first minister chatted with local people outside and said hello to the gath...

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Trump administration explores possible military force to combat North Korea threat

Trump administration explores possible military force to combat North Korea threat

South Korea's military said it will "resolutely" punish North Korea if provoked. It said the consignment of 45 boxes contained "military radio communications products and related accessories" manufact...

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Mouse grounds plane costing British Airways 290000 euros

Passengers were buckled up and waiting to depart when the crew told them they couldn't take off with the mouse on board. Sam Robinson, from Standish Lower Ground, said: "We were just sat down on the...

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Iraqi forces regain control over main road out of Mosul

Iraqi authorities declared the city's eastern half "fully liberated" from the Sunni militant group in January, three months after launching the operation to take back Mosul . As al-Baghdadi spoke, ...

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European Union unveils new ideas to ensure unity as United Kingdom prepares to leave

European Union unveils new ideas to ensure unity as United Kingdom prepares to leave

Asked which scenario is in his favor at a press conference following the address, Juncker said "I'm not going to give a preference to one option over the other, but I would exclude the option accordin...

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Budapest to withdraw Olympic bid

Budapest to withdraw Olympic bid

As a part of the campaign, the Olympic Channel, which is run by the the IOC, will partner with Hollywood creative talent on innovative sports programming. These failures add to a much longer list if t...

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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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