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Alexis Sanchez: Arsenal forward dropped after row in training

Alexis Sanchez: Arsenal forward dropped after row in training

Ibrahimovic, fresh from scoring twice in United's Wembley triumph over Southampton, had a wretched afternoon and not just because his second-half penalty, with the score at 1-1 was stopped by Artur Bo...

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UFC on FOX 24 main events announced

UFC on FOX 24 main events announced

UFC officials announced the two bouts on the UFC 209 broadcast on Saturday evening. Fighting out of Kirkland, Washington, Johnson was originally scheduled to fight Reis in July 2016 but was forced ...

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Pence calls on AP to apologize over wife's publicized email

Pence calls on AP to apologize over wife's publicized email

While there is nothing in IN law that forbids the use of personal email accounts by officials, any emails relating to state business need to be retained for public records. The use of personal email a...

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115 illegal migrants rescued off Libya's coast

On its official Twitter account, the coast guard wrote that six search and rescue (SAR) operations had saved the boats that were in distress off the coast of Libya. Their vessel went down around 3am o...

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Malaysia orders N Korea ambassador to leave

Malaysia orders N Korea ambassador to leave

No bystanders reported falling ill. The diplomatic spat erupted last month when Malaysian police rejected North Korean diplomats' demands to hand over Kim's body. "He (Jong-chol) can issue any state...

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French candidate Fillon says he will remain in race

While French MPs are allowed to hire family members, those family members must actually perform work. After a string of resignations among advisers and backers, the 63-year old former conservative p...

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Backed Iraqi forces launch fresh push toward Mosul old city center

Backed Iraqi forces launch fresh push toward Mosul old city center

The International Organization for Migration finds that more than 190,000 have been displaced since the battle for the city began. The drive to retake the west of Mosul began on February 19, after...

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United States hits Al Qaeda in Yemen with fresh wave of strikes

United States hits Al Qaeda in Yemen with fresh wave of strikes

Asked to comment, a Pentagon spokeswoman said the USA military had conducted additional strikes on Friday night and would provide more details on Monday. It was the first counterterrorism operation ...

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Trump urges Obama 'abuse of power' probe

Trump urges Obama 'abuse of power' probe

On Sunday, Trump resumed his attack that Obama colluded with Russian Federation. "If there is something bad or sick going on, it is the willingness of the nation's chief executive to make the ...

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Canada judge's 'a drunk can consent' ruling stirs debate

Canada judge's 'a drunk can consent' ruling stirs debate

Lenehan's ruling has led to outrage in Halifax and across the country. Advocates for sexual assault victims plan to rally in protest against Judge Lenehan on March 7, a day before International Wome...

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Sri Lanka's national reconciliation at 'risk'

Sri Lanka's national reconciliation at 'risk'

In particular, "the use of torture remains a serious concern", the report said, pointing to the nation's own Human Rights Commission's acknowledgement of complaints illustrating the "routine use of to...

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Guv Naik questions Akhilesh why gangrape accused Prajapati still a UP minister

Guv Naik questions Akhilesh why gangrape accused Prajapati still a UP minister

He is also accused of taking obscene photos of the woman and threatening to make the photos public and raping her for the past two years. Meanwhile in a related development, the relatives of the vic...

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Obama Wiretapped Me Nixon-Style

Obama Wiretapped Me Nixon-Style

Democrats, including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , said the White House was attempting to deflect focus away from investigations into possible connections between the Trump campaign and Russ...

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Tral encounter: One J&K policeman, two militants killed; 3 army jawan injured

Tral encounter: One J&K policeman, two militants killed; 3 army jawan injured

A high-ranking terrorists named Aqib, an associate of slain Hizbul terrorists Burhan Wani along with Usama, a Pakistani member of Jaish-e-Mohammed were killed. Security forces believe two to three mil...

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Rep. Devin Nunes denies threatening reporters investigating Trump-Russia ties

Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) expressed his strong support for the "Scope of Investigation" inquiry released yesterday by the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence into Russia's interfe...

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Residents Displaced By Fire

Residents Displaced By Fire

Some of the residents of the upper-floor apartments were leaving the building. It took authorities about two hours to get the fire under control. There were no injuries, Ronalter said. The Hartford ...

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Iraqi forces launch a new push to take western Mosul

Iraqi forces launch a new push to take western Mosul

As Iraqi forces advanced on Mosul, IS is increasingly using drones to drop improvised explosive devices. According to the World Health Organization, since the beginning of the month they have seen 1...

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Malaysia expels North Korea ambassador over Kim Jong-nam killing

Malaysia expels North Korea ambassador over Kim Jong-nam killing

Foreign Minister Anifah Aman had demanded that North Korea apologize for its criticism of the investigation into the February 13 killing of Kim Jong Nam at Kuala Lumpur's global airport. Shahriman L...

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South Sudan army arrests soldiers accused of mass rape: spokesperson

South Sudan army arrests soldiers accused of mass rape: spokesperson

Although the army last October arrested and convicted at least eighty soldiers suspected of committing various crimes ranging from looting to murder during an outbreak of fighting in Juba last July, n...

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United States under-20s qualify for 2017 Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 World Cup

United States under-20s qualify for 2017 Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 World Cup

Now, the USA team moves on to the CONCACAF Under-20 Championship and to the 2017 World Cup in South Korea . In the 25 minute, the US added a second when Williamson latched on to a loose ball approxi...

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Former PM Tony Blair 'seeking role as Donald Trump's Middle East envoy'

Former PM Tony Blair 'seeking role as Donald Trump's Middle East envoy'

A spokesman for Tony Blair refused to be drawn on Sunday on a report that the former British prime minister wants to become USA president Donald Trump's adviser on the Middle East. His expertise are l...

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Barty wins first WTA title in Malaysia

Barty wins first WTA title in Malaysia

The loquacious Ashleigh Barty was uncharacteristically short of words after winning her first singles title at the ALYA Malaysian Open. Barty could climb into the world's top 100 if she beats Hibino...

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Jeff Sessions: US Attorney-General denies meeting with Russians during presidential campaign

Jeff Sessions: US Attorney-General denies meeting with Russians during presidential campaign

At a news conference yesterday, he said: "I have recused myself in the matters that deal with the Trump campaign". The U.S. intelligence community has concluded that Russian Federation hacked th...

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Rouhani Discussed With Aliyev Cooperation Between Iran, Azerbaijan, Russia

Rouhani Discussed With Aliyev Cooperation Between Iran, Azerbaijan, Russia

The Iranian leader hailed Azerbaijan's participation in the construction of the Rasht-Astara railway. For his part, the Azerbaijani president, in the presence of President Rouhani, underscored histo...

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Jason Day Not Competing at WGC-Mexico Championship

Jason Day Not Competing at WGC-Mexico Championship

Sitting in the fairway a stroke behind the lead at 14, he delivered the shot of the day . McIlroy had played just two tournaments in four months, and his injury interrupted a solid run of golf that...

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US Attorney General Jeff Sessions under fire over Russian ambassador contacts

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions under fire over Russian ambassador contacts

Donald Trump's attorney general has said he will stand aside from an investigation into Russian meddling in the United States presidential election after it emerged he twice talked with Russia's amb...

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Iraq forces reach key Mosul bridge

Iraq forces reach key Mosul bridge

US-trained units were also approaching from the southwest, said joint command spokesman, Brigadier General Yahya Rasool. According to Iraqi authorities more than 50,000 people have fled their home...

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White House calls for Congress to investigate Obama wiretapping allegation

White House calls for Congress to investigate Obama wiretapping allegation

Is it legal for a sitting President to be "wire tapping" a race for president prior to an election? Turned down by court earlier. Trump in another tweet said Sessions' first meeting with the Rus...

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German 'deep state' working against vote, claims Turkish minister

German 'deep state' working against vote, claims Turkish minister

Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag had been expected to speak in Gaggenau yesterday but the town of around 30,000 inhabitants said it did not have the capacity to host an event likely to see a high turno...

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Arizona and OR share Pac-12 regular season title

Arizona and OR share Pac-12 regular season title

The majority of the second half went to getting minutes to key role players like sophomore Alanna Smith who finished Thursday with 8 points on 11 minutes. Canada scored or assisted on eight of her t...

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U.S. wages secret cyber operations against North Korea missile program

U.S. wages secret cyber operations against North Korea missile program

The U.S. and South Korea would respond "overwhelmingly" if such an attack were to occur, reports Reuters . Some 15,000 U.S. and 90,000 South Korean troops are planned to participate in the two-ph...

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Kim Jong-nam death: North Korean says arrest was 'conspiracy'

Kim Jong-nam death: North Korean says arrest was 'conspiracy'

Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said North Korean ambassador Kang Chol must respect Malaysia's judiciary and ethics in carrying out its duty to investigate the high profile murder ...

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I kept my promise, when will you, Sakshi Malik asks Haryana govt

I kept my promise, when will you, Sakshi Malik asks Haryana govt

Rio Olympics' bronze medal victor, Sakshi Malik, received a grand welcome in Haryana when she returned home. Speaking to The Hindu over phone, Sakshi's father Sukhbir Malik said Chief Minister Man...

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Malaysia expels North Korean ambassador

Malaysia expels North Korean ambassador

The other four suspects are believed to have left the country on the day of the murder, and made their way back to North Korea by air, travelling via Indonesia, Dubai and Russian Federation. "North Ko...

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Chemical weapons injure 12 as thousands flee from Mosul

Chemical weapons injure 12 as thousands flee from Mosul

US -backed Iraqi forces are closing in on government buildings long held by the Islamic State group in the city of Mosul, according to Reuters . Additionally, medical workers warned that women and ...

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