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Mexico minister eyes accords with United States on trade towards year-end

Mexico minister eyes accords with United States on trade towards year-end

President Donald Trump has threatened to dump the 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) between the two nations and Canada if he can not rework it in the United States' favor. Earlier this ...

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Violence Erupts In The Streets After South Korean President's Fall

Violence Erupts In The Streets After South Korean President's Fall

It also means Park, the country's first female president, also becomes its first leader to be removed by impeachment. She was impeached by Parliament in December over a case involving her close fr...

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Watch The FA Cup Online

Watch The FA Cup Online

Back in 2015, Boro were still in the Championship but that didn't stop them going to Premier League champions City and dumping them out of the world's original cup competition. Patrick Bamford scored ...

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St. Patrick's Day Parade in San Francisco on ABC7

St. Patrick's Day Parade in San Francisco on ABC7

The crowds became larger and livelier as local government and community groups made their way from the Park to the Heights into a sea of green. Parade goers also got the chance to meet some of the W...

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United States rejects China's offer to defuse tension on Korean Peninsula

United States rejects China's offer to defuse tension on Korean Peninsula

The first stage of the Thaad deployment came a day after North Korea test launched four ballistic missiles , a banned act under existing United Nations sanctions. Elsewhere in his remarks, the ...

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Putin praises highest level of cooperation on Syria with Turkey

Putin praises highest level of cooperation on Syria with Turkey

Ties became strained in 2015 after the Turkey's military shot down a Russian warplane near the country's border with Syria . Erdogan said the normalization process between Ankara and Moscow, which s...

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Spring Forward: Daylight Saving Time Starts Sunday

Spring Forward: Daylight Saving Time Starts Sunday

The sleepy-eyed times for many of us will begin Sunday morning when all of a sudden, we are an hour deeper into the day. The bad news for those who like light: a few weeks after standard time retu...

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Protests rage as S. Korea's Park yet to vacate presidential residence

Protests rage as S. Korea's Park yet to vacate presidential residence

Prosecutors had accused Park of being an accomplice in a case involving her close friend Choi Soon-sil, who was charged with forcing businesses into donating money to foundations under Park's cont...

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What made BJP lotus bloom in Uttarakhand?

What made BJP lotus bloom in Uttarakhand?

One was Saurabh Bahuguna who contested from Sitarganj and defeated his Congress rival Malti Biswas by a big margin. Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has lost from both Haridwar Rural and Kich...

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Katie Hopkins ordered to pay £24000 damages for tweet about Jack Monroe

Katie Hopkins ordered to pay £24000 damages for tweet about Jack Monroe

Monroe's lawyer told the High Court that Hopkin's tweets to Monroe - apparently in a case of mistaken identity amounted to an allegation that would "inevitably cause serious damage to reputation". "Gr...

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Congress wins Punjab, close to victory in Manipur, Goa

Congress wins Punjab, close to victory in Manipur, Goa

In the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, the Maharaja of Patiala not only dared to take on the Modi wave, he even inflicted a defeat on Modi's key lieutenant Arun Jaitley. Sadly, as the trends for all seats in Go...

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UP defeat will be assessed, fundamental restructuring needed, Congress says

UP defeat will be assessed, fundamental restructuring needed, Congress says

Gandhi, in a series of tweets earlier on Saturday, congratulated Modi and the Bharatiya Janata Party for their victory in the two state assembly polls. The nascent SP-Congress coalition was ahead in 6...

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China alone can't stop North Korea

China alone can't stop North Korea

Beijing is particularly eager to de-escalate tensions on the Korean peninsula that it sees gaining a worrisome momentum. Despite the political rhetoric, most experts say it's unlikely that South Ko...

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China puts J-20 stealth fighter into service

China puts J-20 stealth fighter into service

China's J-20 stealth fighter jets entered service, according to a report by the state TV's military channel. The J-20 made its public debut at a Chinese airshow previous year - but at the time it wa...

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India state election results present test for Modi

India state election results present test for Modi

Indian pundits, a normally quarrelsome bunch, are virtually unanimous in crediting Mr Modi himself as the biggest vote-getter. The opposition Congress and other rivals of the BJP hoped that the vote...

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South Korean President Park Geun-hye Removed From Office

South Korean President Park Geun-hye Removed From Office

Her successor must be elected within 60 days. The scandal has rocked South Korea - and not just because it involves the president. "In order to stop internal conflicts from intensifying, we should...

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Malaysia's diplomatic row with North Korea will not cause war, says Hishammuddin

The dispute stems from the mysterious poisoning death of the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on February 13 at Kuala Lumpur's airport. Anifah said the DPRK side had assured the Mal...

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Narendra Modi's party takes major win in crucial India vote

Narendra Modi's party takes major win in crucial India vote

Many towns in the state also remain under curfew. "This has unarguably paved the way for BJP's "Mission 150" ambition for the 2018 polls". Together they have governed India for more than 50 years. As ...

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European Union ready to legally respond within 48-hours once Brexit is triggered

German Chancellor and European leader Angela Merkel has signalled to member nations that meetings could begin on April 6 if Brexit is triggered in the coming week. The other 27 leaders are expected ...

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Landslide victory for BJP makes India's Modi most powerful leader in decades

Landslide victory for BJP makes India's Modi most powerful leader in decades

Today was counting day for Assembly elections in five states - Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Manipur and Goa. In 2012, the Samajwadi Party swept to power defeating incumbent chief minister May...

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Consider This: 'Spring forward' with Daylight Saving Time

Consider This: 'Spring forward' with Daylight Saving Time

This action was created to conserve electricity. Though the idea is said to have originated with Benjamin Franklin, it didn't take effect until Europe adopted it during World War I to save fuel, and t...

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Indian PM's party ahead in biggest state election: exit polls

Indian PM's party ahead in biggest state election: exit polls

Thursday's exit polls also forecast a neck-and-neck race between Congress and the anti-corruption Aam Aadmi Party in northern Punjab state, where the ruling coalition, of which the BJP is a member, ...

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Abe to meet with European Union leaders later this month

Abe to meet with European Union leaders later this month

Speaking following a two-day summit in Brussels, Mr Kenny said he hoped that the planned triggering of Article 50 later this month, which will begin the UK's process to leave the European Union, will ...

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Pope Francis signals openness to having married men serve as priests

Pope Francis signals openness to having married men serve as priests

The Catholic Church already allows some married men to be ordained priests. The Pope reportedly told German Weekly, "we must think about whether (ordaining some married men is) a possibility". Promi...

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Aitor Karanka praises Middlesbrough's 'fighters' after loss to Manchester City

Aitor Karanka praises Middlesbrough's 'fighters' after loss to Manchester City

The 3-2 victory over Oxford United in the last round was the only time goal-shy Boro, who have scored just 27 goals in 31 games in all competitions this season, have found the net in their last five...

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Modi's BJP wins landslide in India's most populous state

Modi's BJP wins landslide in India's most populous state

Losing Karnataka would be a huge blow for the Congress and would dent its national presence while strengthening the BJP's efforts at creating a "Congress free India" (Congress Mukt Bharat). In general...

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N Korea assures safety of Malaysians, after 2 leave country

N Korea assures safety of Malaysians, after 2 leave country

In the video , the man indicated that his family is safe and went into hiding after his father's murder last month. On 08 March the BBC released part of an interview Han Sol gave to Finnish Telev...

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BJP wins big in UP

BJP wins big in UP

The month-long, fiercely fought vote in Uttar Pradesh and four other states have been seen as a referendum on Modi's almost three-year-old rule, especially after his controversial ban past year on hig...

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Barack Obama's half-brother Malik reignites 'birther' row in freakish tweet

Barack Obama's half-brother Malik reignites 'birther' row in freakish tweet

Malik has always been a supporter of President Donald Trump, and is shown wearing a "Make America Great Again" ball cap on his Twitter avatar. It also correctly lists his parents as Barack Hussein O...

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South Korea's president thrown out of office

South Korea's president thrown out of office

The corruption scandal that led to Ms. Park's ouster has plunged South Korea into political turmoil. She first moved in at the age of 9 and left it almost two decades later after her mother and father...

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S. Korea court to decide president's fate

S. Korea court to decide president's fate

Park's critics said they would rally in central Seoul, where they have been gathering every weekend for months, while the former president's conservative supporters also planned protests, raising the ...

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Trump blamed for Canada's influx of asylum seekers from US

Trump blamed for Canada's influx of asylum seekers from US

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly visits Ottawa . "The critical thing is to make sure that we have a complete and detailed picture on both sides of the border about what exactly is happening h...

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Critics of South Korea's ousted Park call for her arrest

Critics of South Korea's ousted Park call for her arrest

Officers threw gas at hundreds of Park's supporters as they tried to breach a police blockade in front of the constitutional court in Seoul today. March 10: Constitutional Court upholds parliament's...

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Best cheesemakers across U.S. compete in Wisconsin

Best cheesemakers across U.S. compete in Wisconsin

The exposure is why FireFly Farms in Accident, Md., chose to enter two cheeses this year into the contest for the first time. The company has grown into one of the most respected and awarded cheese co...

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Monitors: Twin Blasts Kill 40 in Damascus

Jamal said roadside bombs targeted buses carrying the pilgrims. Syria's state news agency SANA said both blasts had been caused by explosive devices. Security forces have cordoned off the area and...

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