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Hugh Jackman starrer Logan claws way to top of box office

Hugh Jackman starrer Logan claws way to top of box office

Now we aren't aware who will be the next Wolverine but for us, Jackman will be our preferred one. For example, people were surprised both The Force Awakens and Rogue One didn't have post-credi...

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Deaths of mother and two children in fire 'devastate' domestic violence charity

Deaths of mother and two children in fire 'devastate' domestic violence charity

A pregnant 27-year-old mother and two girls aged two and three died after fire broke out in a Dublin flat run by a charity that supports domestic violence victims. There are four apartments in the blo...

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Israel shock South Korea in WBC opener

Israel shock South Korea in WBC opener

Korea is ranked third in the world, Taipei fourth, and the Netherlands seventh . Of the 28 men on Israel's active roster in Round 1, only two appeared in the Major Leagues past year: Mets ut...

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House Republicans unveil bill to repeal Obamacare

House Republicans unveil bill to repeal Obamacare

The proposal is the most comprehensive look yet at how the GOP will approach replacing the health law, also known as Obamacare, which brought coverage to an estimated 20 million people . I think ...

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SoftBank to sell huge stake in ARM

SoftBank to sell huge stake in ARM

Financial Times report stated that the division was made as the fund was seeking to secure the backing of Mubadala, the Abu Dhabi state-backed investment group, which wanted the Vision Fund to own a...

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After Sessions' Recusal, Deputy AG Won't Commit To Special Prosecutor

After Sessions' Recusal, Deputy AG Won't Commit To Special Prosecutor

Rod Rosenstein , now the US attorney for the District of Maryland, testified Tuesday before the Senate Judiciary Committee for the position of deputy attorney general for the Justice Department. Pro...

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Woman and attacker killed in stabbing incident in Wolverhampton

Woman and attacker killed in stabbing incident in Wolverhampton

The male suspect, also believed to be in his 30s, died a short time later. West Midlands Ambulance Service has sent three air ambulances, two ambulances, three officers and a doctor to the scene. Of...

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Manhunt in Germany after youth kills boy, uploads video

Manhunt in Germany after youth kills boy, uploads video

He said he had been told that at 6pm on Monday evening the doorbell rang and Hesse asked Jaden if he could come to his home to help him set up a pair of ladders. Police warned the public that Marcel H...

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Im-Perfect-o: Philippine Parliament Refuses to Confirm Yasay as Foreign Minister

Im-Perfect-o: Philippine Parliament Refuses to Confirm Yasay as Foreign Minister

The documents also showed Yasay renounced the American citizenship at the U.S. embassy in Manila days before his appointment as foreign secretary. Earlier this year, special envoy to the U.S Babe Ro...

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Iraqi forces see off Islamic State attack, seize road out of Mosul

Iraqi forces see off Islamic State attack, seize road out of Mosul

US -backed Iraqi forces were fighting their way through a government complex in the heart of western Mosul after storming the buildings in an overnight raid, and were facing fierce counterattacks Tues...

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Ed Sheeran Coming To Xcel As Part Of North America Tour

Ed Sheeran Coming To Xcel As Part Of North America Tour

The GRAMMY Award-winning singer's tour will begin on June 29 in Kansas City and stop at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis on September 17. Sheeran released his third studio album, " Divide ", last w...

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Lord Heseltine sacked from government role after speaking truth about Brexit

Lord Heseltine sacked from government role after speaking truth about Brexit

Whilst he acknowledged the Government's right to take action, the former Conservative leadership candidate defiantly argued that "sometimes there are issues which transcend party politics". Lord Hesel...

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South Korea court says to rule on President Park's impeachment on Friday

South Korea court says to rule on President Park's impeachment on Friday

If the court approves the impeachment, Park will be ultimately removed from her post and the presidential elections will be held within 60 days. The nation's constitutional court will rule on the va...

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South African police probe heist at Johannesburg airport

South African police probe heist at Johannesburg airport

Athlenda Mathe said in a radio interview. The source said the undisclosed cash, believed to be in the region of around R24m, was stolen from a plane at OR Tambo International Airport on Tuesday whic...

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The World Baseball Classic Starts Now

The World Baseball Classic Starts Now

Experiencing their first World Baseball Classic game, Israel certainly played like they had been there before as they looked poised to win the game. Kuo said he plans to start Sung Chia-hao (宋家豪),...

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Two Close Aide Arrested From Noida, Hunt on for Others

Two Close Aide Arrested From Noida, Hunt on for Others

Two aides of Uttar Pradesh minister Gayatri Prajapati have been arrested in Noida, police said on Tuesday, as the noose tightened around the Samajwadi Party leader accused of raping a woman over two y...

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Council tax referendum 'foiled by sweetheart deal'

Council tax referendum 'foiled by sweetheart deal'

A rise of 4.99% was approved instead, avoiding a referendum on the issue, which deputy leader Peter Marin said was the "right thing to do". The Labour leader had a ideal peg for his questions abou...

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Women's Strike Wednesday March 8: The Essentials

Women's Strike Wednesday March 8: The Essentials

Millions of women took to the streets to protest misogyny, inequality, and oppression. This day has also been deemed A Day Without Women. The Women's March on Washington alone drew as many as a half...

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Chinese exports miss forecasts in February, but imports jump

Chinese exports miss forecasts in February, but imports jump

She said: "While import growth is likely to remain in positive territory over coming months, we would also expect to see exports improve on the back of firmer global demand". A report released by the ...

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Perrie Edwards jumps to 'nice guy' Louis Tomlinson's defence following airport arrest

Perrie Edwards jumps to 'nice guy' Louis Tomlinson's defence following airport arrest

The Little Mix singer calls Louis "such a nice guy" and insists he was just 'protecting his girlfriend like any normal guy would'. A leaked video clip appears to show the paparazzo and two young g...

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DHS: More than 300 refugees being investigated for terror ties

DHS: More than 300 refugees being investigated for terror ties

CNN reported Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Secretary of Defence James Mattis and national security adviser HR McMaster all advocated for the ban on travel from Iraq to be removed for diplomatic re...

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Panneerselvam leads hunger strike demanding probe into Jayalalithaa's death

Panneerselvam leads hunger strike demanding probe into Jayalalithaa's death

Jayalalithaa's death. The strike that began at 9 am will continue till 5 pm, reported IANS . AIADMK Members of Parliament and legislators belonging to the Panneerselvam group are also participating...

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South Africa revokes ICC withdrawal plans, citing court ruling

South Africa revokes ICC withdrawal plans, citing court ruling

Two weeks ago, however, a High Court in the capital Pretoria ruled that the government's decision to withdraw from the ICC was invalid as it had not been approved by parliament. The Supreme Court of A...

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Donald Trump is probably in love with me, says Arnold Schwarzenegger

Donald Trump is probably in love with me, says Arnold Schwarzenegger

Smerconish asking, adding that he's had "a long relationship" with the president. At this point, Schwarzenegger is the more entertaining half of this spat since Trump mostly keep things to all-caps tw...

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Tignes avalanche leaves many buried in France

Tignes avalanche leaves many buried in France

The three, aged 20 to 25, were apparently snowboarding off-piste on Tuesday when they were hit by the avalanche in the afternoon. About 60 officers, plus rescue dogs, continued the hunt a day after ...

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Kohli slams Smith over DRS

Kohli slams Smith over DRS

His post on Twitter read: "I never played in the review era, but I'd suspect that's against the rules". The incident took place in the 21st over of the Australia's second innings when Smith was ...

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Shiv Sena's Vishwanath Mahadeshwar elected Mumbai mayor

Shiv Sena's Vishwanath Mahadeshwar elected Mumbai mayor

But on Friday, the BJP took a complete u-turn and supported the Shiv Sena. The election for the Mayor post was conducted by the outgoing Mayor Snehal Ambekar who gave both the candidates fifteen min...

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Turkey FM address supporters from balcony after Germany cancels rally

Turkey FM address supporters from balcony after Germany cancels rally

When Mevlut Cavusoglu's rally in Hamburg was called off, he spoke instead to 200 supporters from the balcony of the Turkish consul's residence in the northern German city. "Germany should not interven...

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Staying safe in the wake of Wikileaks data dump

CIA spokesman Dean Boyd told The New York Times , "We do not comment on the authenticity or content of purported intelligence documents ". A cache of files from CIA's Langley, Virginia, cyber-intell...

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Trump holds steady in Monmouth U. poll despite tumult

Trump holds steady in Monmouth U. poll despite tumult

Voters are less definite on the fruits of his leadership. Another finding: The president has a solid 55 percent approve rating among residents of the almost 2,500 counties that gave him a victory ma...

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Video of Kim Jong Nam's son emerges

Video of Kim Jong Nam's son emerges

The 40-second clip purports to be a message from Kim Han-sol, 21, and has been posted on YouTube by a previously unknown group calling itself Cheollima Civil Defence. "This will be the first and last ...

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Latest North Korean Missile Launch Sparks New Fears In Asia…

Latest North Korean Missile Launch Sparks New Fears In Asia…

The first elements of the THAAD system, including two launchers, arrived at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, 70 kilometres south of Seoul, on Monday, the US and South Korean militaries said, quoted by the...

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10 militants killed on second day of Swabi operation

10 militants killed on second day of Swabi operation

Security forces have killed at least 10 more terrorists in the Swabi district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Wednesday. The report says a compound was cordoned off and during that time an exchange of fire...

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Elections BC reviewing Liberal Party fundraising

Elections BC reviewing Liberal Party fundraising

He cited sections 186 and 190 of the Election Act that outline restrictions on political contributions and requirements to record information about each contributor. According to Tomlinson's investiga...

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Yves Saint Laurent sparks backlash with adverts 'degrading to women'

Yves Saint Laurent sparks backlash with adverts 'degrading to women'

ARPP asked the fashion company to change the ads after causing a storm on social media in which people requested the ads be taken down. "We've asked YSL to take all possible measures to stop the di...

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