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Boris Johnson calls Assad a 'monster' who needs 'decapitating'

Boris Johnson calls Assad a 'monster' who needs 'decapitating'

The US airstrike this month was the first direct military action taken against President Assad by the US. The finding supported earlier testing by Turkish and British laboratories. Weighing in on ...

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Trump Has Hard Time With "Buy American, Hire American"

The order specifically asks the secretary to review waivers of these rules that exist in free-trade agreements. The Trump administration says more of the jobs performed by those people could and sho...

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Texas State Senate paving the way for self-driving vehicle testing

Texas State Senate paving the way for self-driving vehicle testing

The governor and his staff will come to conference committee meetings, when the House and Senate versions of the bills are reconciled, to advocate for his proposals. Another small but noisy faction - ...

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Mayor Wants to Raise Floor on Cost of Cigarette Packs to $13

Currently, the minimum is $10.50. The mayor says he also wants to license and cap tobacco sellers and e-cigarette retailers. The proposed move would make NYC home to the highest-priced cigarettes in...

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Cycling to Work Brings Big Health Benefits

Cycling to Work Brings Big Health Benefits

Jason Torrance, head of policy at the walking and cycling charity Sustrans said cycling to work is "a proven way for people to improve their health, to help their local economies and to improve thei...

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Russia vetoes UN statement on North Korea's missile tests

Russia vetoes UN statement on North Korea's missile tests

The statement said North Korea's illegal ballistic missile activities are leading to a nuclear weapons delivery system and "greatly increasing tension in the region and beyond". Members said they are ...

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O'Reilly is out at Fox but influence endures; career too?

O'Reilly will not return to the Fox News Channel", the statement said. Vanity Fair notes that some people in the Fox News newsroom cried over O'Reilly's departure, while other folks were overjoy...

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Theresa May 'won't take part in TV debates' ahead of general election

After the BBC and ITV confirmed they would have leaders' debate without her, Theresa May might join in after all. At the time of writing, 86,952 people have lent their support to a Change.org p...

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Earnings On Deck For Citizens Financial Group, Inc

Earnings On Deck For Citizens Financial Group, Inc

Ltd. now owns 81,324 shares of the bank's stock valued at $2,010,000 after buying an additional 2,785 shares during the period. Ltd. raised its position in shares of Citizens Financial Group by 3.5% i...

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Kashmir University, colleges remain shut as tensions prevail in Valley

Kashmir University, colleges remain shut as tensions prevail in Valley

According to witnesses, the protesting students resorted to intense stone-pelting on government forces. Prompted by widespread student protests in Kashmir and closure of education of educational ins...

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Back to the ballot box: United Kingdom lawmakers approve June 8 election

Experts predict that her ruling Conservative Party could win around 100 more seats at the election on 8 June, which should bolster support for her Brexit plan - a prospect that has strengthened the ...

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State Fire Marshal's Office distributing more than 300 smoke alarms

The Evansville Fire Department says people need to make sure their smoke alarms are working so they can help save lives. State fire coordinator Brad Smith says the free alarms will be given to homes...

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Sathyaraj's comments not related to 'Baahubali': Director S S

Sathyaraj's comments not related to 'Baahubali': Director S S

A video of actor Satyaraj abusing Kannadigas during the Cauvery water protests went viral as the move neared release and pro-Kannada organisations have demanded that he tender an unconditional apology...

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Fla. Senate Passes Uber, Lyft Regs, Sends Them To Gov.

Fla. Senate Passes Uber, Lyft Regs, Sends Them To Gov.

Rick Scott, who has expressed support for similar bills in the past. "This legislation will provide certainty for the many Floridians who use the convenient and affordable transportation services offe...

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Is young Congress brigade fleeing party due to nepotism and corruption?

Is young Congress brigade fleeing party due to nepotism and corruption?

Lovely rubbished chief Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala's comment that he is an "opportunist", and said he joined the BJP because of his admiration for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Amit Sha...

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Serena Williams Pregnant? Snapchat Post Says She's 20 Weeks

Serena Williams Pregnant? Snapchat Post Says She's 20 Weeks

TENNIS superstar Serena Williams on Wednesday appeared to reveal she is pregnant, posting a photo of herself in a bathing suit on Snapchat with the caption "20 weeks". She's even worn the striking sha...

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Ubisoft opens studios in France and Germany to boost blockbuster game development

Ubisoft opens studios in France and Germany to boost blockbuster game development

Ubisoft Berlin will co-develop a new AAA PC strategy game alongside Blue Byte , a studio headquarted in Dusseldorf known for free-to-play PC RTS games like Might and Magic Heroes Online, Settlers ...

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Ireland Internationals in Lions Squad

Ireland Internationals in Lions Squad

At the age of 31, it means that Hartley's last realistic chance of representing the Lions has probably passed after he was forced to sit out the 2013 tour to Australia through suspension. Warburton is...

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Japan and Australia to deepen ties amid North Korea tension

Japan and Australia to deepen ties amid North Korea tension

The audience can be seen applauding as a band plays against the backdrop of a big screen showing tanks and missiles being fired. Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop urged China on Thursday to d...

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Connor McDavid scores first National Hockey League playoff goal

The Oilers jumped out to a 2-0 first-period lead only for the veteran Sharks to come back and tie the game with just over 15 minutes to play. "The only word that comes to mind about the San Jose...

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'Charging Bull' Creator Plans to Fight NYC on 'Fearless Girl' Statue

'Charging Bull' Creator Plans to Fight NYC on 'Fearless Girl' Statue

State Street commissioned Kristen Visbal's "Fearless Girl" statute to commemorate International Women's Day in March and obtained a permit from the city to place it near the bull . Mayor de Blasio...

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Pence gives stern warning to North Korea

Pence gives stern warning to North Korea

North Korea is the most unsafe and urgent threat to the peace and security of the Asian Pacific. "We're already seeing our allies in South Korea and Japan and the wider world standing behind us, but...

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Authorities Investigating Alleged Malia Obama Stalker

Authorities Investigating Alleged Malia Obama Stalker

On Thursday, members of Malia Obama's Secret Service detail visited New York's First Precinct station house to report 30-year-old Jair Nilton Cardoso , who's been following the 18-year-old around t...

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North Korea timeline: From Trump's inauguration to now

The president's warning comes as a senior North Korean official has told the BBC , North Korea will continue to test missiles regularly and any military action against it by the United States would...

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Trump on Pats, 'No team has been good this long'

Trump on Pats, 'No team has been good this long'

Uh?" The moment lasted less than 30 seconds and got some good chuckles out of crowd that hasn't always had the best relationship with Spicer. Many expected Brady to attend the Super Bowl LI champi...

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Brexit talks to start after UK vote in June

Lawmakers voted Wednesday by a resounding 522 to 13 to back May's call for an election, easily surpassing the two-thirds majority in the 650-seat House of Commons needed to trigger an early vote. The ...

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International Monetary Fund increases 2017 global growth forecast

The consumer prices will increase by 1.3% in Romania this year, according to the International Monetary Fund estimates. China GDP is expected to outpace its fall forecast. The IMF now sees Hungary's...

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Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez hangs self in prison cell

Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez hangs self in prison cell

News of former National Football League player and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez's prison suicide sent shockwave across the country, but his high-profile lawyer and agent are disputing claims tha...

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Changes in store for Jefferson Co. Relay for Life

Changes in store for Jefferson Co. Relay for Life

Plans are underway for the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life of Morgan County Event - "Calling All Superheroes", set for June 10, 2017 from 5 p.m. The survivor committee would like to say a "bi...

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IMF foresees global economy accelerating to 3.5 pct

Last week, the bank projected last week that the economy will expand by 2.6 per cent this year, up from its prior estimate of 2.1 per cent growth. The IMF expects the unemployment rate to improve to...

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Manhunt underway for man who allegedly stole guns, sent manifesto to Trump

The Janesville Police Department and Rock County Sheriff's Office beefed up patrols near churches. A Lutheran church in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin cancelled its Palm Sunday services after "a suspiciou...

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Hernandez's murder conviction could be tossed

Hernandez's murder conviction could be tossed

He also tried to block his cell door from the inside by jamming items in the door. At the White House ceremony in the afternoon, President Donald Trump congratulated the Super Bowl champions but made ...

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Aaron Hernandez may not be a convicted murderer for long

According to prison officials via ESPN.com , Hernandez was found hanging from the ceiling of his cell by bedsheets with the inside of his cell being blocked by various items. State Police are investi...

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PM mingles with crowds during roadshow in Odisha

PM mingles with crowds during roadshow in Odisha

He reportedly spoke about "justice for Muslim women" in the context of triple talaq during the meeting. Union Minister Mahesh Sharma said, "After last five victories we will try to prepare for next ...

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Israel takes multi-pronged approach to combat Palestinian prisoners' hunger strike

Israel takes multi-pronged approach to combat Palestinian prisoners' hunger strike

Marwan Barghouti is widely seen as the most popular political figure in Palestinian society, but he is now serving a life sentence for murder in an Israeli prison. "They are terrorists and incarcerate...

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