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Bitcoin price (BTC) tumbles after South Korea crackdown on cryptocurrency

Bitcoin price (BTC) tumbles after South Korea crackdown on cryptocurrency

While bitcoin's debut on regulated derivatives exchanges in Chicago was thought to have given it a new mainstream channel for investors to tap, so far trading volume has been limited. Bitcoin, the big...

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PM Modi to address 2017's final 'Mann Ki Baat' today

PM Modi to address 2017's final 'Mann Ki Baat' today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing the nation on Sunday in his monthly radio address Mann Ki Baat programme. Re-iterating the importance of the Indian youth, Prime Minister Modi claimed...

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Analysts See $1.72 EPS for Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

About 10.71M shares traded. Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (NYSE:LPI) has risen 17.65% since December 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 40.63% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:TMUS) earned "Buy" rating by...

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Turkey did not want visa crisis with US, says Erdogan

Turkey did not want visa crisis with US, says Erdogan

The U.S. Embassy in Ankara on Friday announced it has fully resumed non-immigrant visa services after normalization of visa services. On Thursday, the U.S. Metin Topuz, the consulate employee arre...

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Meghan Markle's half-sister reacts to Harry's 'family she never had' remark

Meghan Markle's half-sister reacts to Harry's 'family she never had' remark

Meghan Markle's half-sister, Samantha Markle , said that the actress has always had a large family in an apparent response to Prince Harry's Wednesday comment that Meghan Markle was enjoying...

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Israeli jets strike Hamas post in Gaza in response to shelling

Israeli jets strike Hamas post in Gaza in response to shelling

The strike came a day after Gaza militants fired three rockets toward Israel. Whilst a number of rockets have been intercepted by the Iron Dome missile defense system, several have landed in the popul...

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Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD) Insider sold 3290 Shares

Finally, State Street Corp boosted its holdings in Brookdale Senior Living by 1.2% in the second quarter. The stock decreased 1.82% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $9.7. That's a po...

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Australia rugby star Karmichael Hunt faces drugs charge

Australia rugby star Karmichael Hunt faces drugs charge

A 32-year-old man was also charged with one count of possessing an item used in a drug offence and will appear in court at a later date. 'Karmichael Hunt is cooperating fully with the Rugby Australi...

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Russian Federation observes fully sanctions against Noth Korea - Foreign Ministry

Russian Federation observes fully sanctions against Noth Korea - Foreign Ministry

The sale of oil or oil-products from Russian Federation, the world's second biggest oil exporter and a veto-wielding member of the United Nations Security Council , breaches UN sanctions , Reuters...

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Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. Raises Holdings in Callon Petroleum (CPE)

The oil and natural gas company reported $0.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.10 by ($0.01). Cowen & Co downgraded it to "Market Perform" rating ...

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Doug Jones says win is 'new chapter' for state

Doug Jones says win is 'new chapter' for state

Alabama election officials say they found no evidence of fraud. He could also ask the Senate not to seat Jones, but that is unlikely because President Donald Trump and other Republicans have said ...

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Man drives into river trying to flee police

Man drives into river trying to flee police

Officers made contact with him about 10 a.m.as he was driving a red F-150, police said. Police approached Erofeeff's Ford F150 about the alleged trespassing and discovered he had several parole viol...

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Terrorists storm CRPF camp in J&K's Pulwama, jawan killed

Terrorists storm CRPF camp in J&K's Pulwama, jawan killed

A unit of the Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed that called itself the "Afzal Guru squad" claimed the attack. "As per report two of our men got injured during initial intrusion from J&K Pol...

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At least 9 dead in church shooting near Cairo, Egypt

At least 9 dead in church shooting near Cairo, Egypt

President Donald Trump is condemning an attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt Friday. At least 9 people were killed and five others wounded in the shooting on Friday, just south of the capital, Cair...

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Nepal bans solo climbing on Mount Everest

Nepal bans solo climbing on Mount Everest

Nearly 450 climbers, 190 foreigners and 259 Nepalis, reached the summit of Everest from the south side in Nepal past year. From now on, things are going to be tougher for Mt Everest aspirants as the...

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Egypt's Morsi sentenced to three years in prison

Egypt's Morsi sentenced to three years in prison

The other defendants yesterday were former members of Parliament, activists and three journalists. Also sentenced on Saturday were 17 co-defendants, including fines for political blogger Alaa Abdel ...

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UNESCO chief regrets Israel's withdrawal

UNESCO chief regrets Israel's withdrawal

As with the United States, Israel's official withdrawal is set to go into effect on December 31, 2018. According to Israel's UN Mission, this body " publishes an annual report accusing Israel of ...

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St Petersburg supermarket bombing suspect arrested

St Petersburg supermarket bombing suspect arrested

Petersburg branch of the Perekrestok supermarket chain. The Russian president also sent messages to other heads of state, including the leaders of former Soviet countries, France´s Emmanuel Macron,...

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"No exportamos perniles a Venezuela ni a ningún país del mundo" — Portugal

Salió del país el 23 de diciembre y no ha regresado. Un centenar de vecinos bloqueaba con cuerdas, viejos neumáticos y escombros una avenida en una barriada del centro de la capital. "Le dimos el vo...

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Gunman shoots dead two security guards at Las Vegas casino

Gunman shoots dead two security guards at Las Vegas casino

According to police, the suspect ran from the hotel-casino after the shooting and into a nearby neighborhood where he tried to enter two homes but the residents were able to keep him out. They said it...

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Christians in shock after deadly attack on Coptic Church in Egypt

Christians in shock after deadly attack on Coptic Church in Egypt

Police have deployed 230,000 personnel to protect churches, parks and other vital public institutions during the Christmas season. Ten other members of that group who are involved in the terrorist p...

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Thousands in the dark after Fraser Valley power outage

Thousands in the dark after Fraser Valley power outage

BC Hydro has a team of in-house meteorologists who track weather that could cause damage to infrastructure and plans were put in place to respond to the winter storm, she added. For updates, see the ...

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Trump campaign adviser told Australian diplomat Russian Federation had dirt on Clinton

Trump campaign adviser told Australian diplomat Russian Federation had dirt on Clinton

George Papadopoulos told an Australian diplomat that Russia had "political dirt" on Hillary Clinton in May of a year ago, a conversation that might have played a role in the FBI's decision to ope...

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UNESCO Director-General 'Regrets' Israel's Withdrawal

UNESCO Director-General 'Regrets' Israel's Withdrawal

Audrey Azoulay, Director General of Paris-based Unesco has regretted Israel's move to quit the United Nations education and culture body, noting the necessity to dialogue to bridge gap among member st...

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Neighbors to Vacationing Pence: 'Make America Gay Again'

Neighbors to Vacationing Pence: 'Make America Gay Again'

The residents of the Aspen, Colorado property placed the banner on a pillar at the end of a driveway to the homes, The Aspen Times reported. "When they said, 'We're not here to control your free spe...

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Afghan condemns Pak's 'inhuman' treatment of Jadhav's family

Afghan condemns Pak's 'inhuman' treatment of Jadhav's family

Bagga is in news again for similar reasons after he has taken to twitter to announce his decision to send shoes to the Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi. Baloch leader Hyrbyair Marri has stated th...

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Syrian civilians and troops killed by Islamic State found in mass graves

Syrian civilians and troops killed by Islamic State found in mass graves

Mattis in particular has been keen to talk up the idea of an "ISIS 2.0" emerging in areas ISIS has been expelled from. Even so, fewer than 1,000 fighters from the Islamic State are believed to stil...

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Isaiah Thomas on reception from Celtics fans: 'It better be good'

Isaiah Thomas on reception from Celtics fans: 'It better be good'

His time is coming soon. His status for Wednesday's game remains unclear at this time, but he hasn't been ruled out for the Cavaliers home game against the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday. Now...

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Rafael Benitez

Rafael Benitez "not happy" with Brighton & Hove Albion stalemate

James' Park but Lewis Dunk's 68th-minute header was stopped by Newcastle goalkeeper Karl Darlow . "We are a team also just up from the Championship, we don't have the experience they do and the...

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Packers sign Corey Linsley to contract extension

Packers sign Corey Linsley to contract extension

The NFL Network reports there is a signing bonus and incentives that make the agreement worth $58-million over the life of the contract. Adams was drafted in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft (...

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Five Jamaicans among 13 killed in NY fire

Five Jamaicans among 13 killed in NY fire

The building had a "relatively low history of fix violations", a spokesperson for New York City Housing Preservation and Development said. It was the deadliest fire in the city in more than a quarte...

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Narsingh nets late win for Swansea

Narsingh nets late win for Swansea

Carvalhal was hired on Thursday as the replacement for Paul Clement, earning the Portuguese coach his first shot at England's top league just four days after parting company with under-performing seco...

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Fire in Manchester apartment block

Fire in Manchester apartment block

Images posted on social media showed smoke billowing out of the building on Joiner Street, while crowds of people watched from below. Aman Thakar, visiting Manchester, told the Guardian that the fir...

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USA military to accept transgender recruits from Jan 1

USA military to accept transgender recruits from Jan 1

The Department of Justice said it would not appeal the rejection of its stay request in the transgender military case, however, officials told Fox News the DOJ was not abandoning the case, either. "We...

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Southwestern Energy (SWN) Earns Neutral Rating from Analysts at Credit Suisse Group

Ny State Teachers Retirement System has 0.01% invested in Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE: SWN ). It has underperformed by 57.70% the S&P500.The move comes after 9 months negative chart setup for ...

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It's Now Official: George Weah Is Liberia's President-Elect

Boakai conceded defeat in a move that will ease the way towards Liberia's first democratic transfer of power since 1944. Mahmood Yakubu to ensure credible elections in 2019, by insulating the commissi...

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Bakersfield Police arrest seven people for DUI over the Christmas weekend

Bakersfield Police arrest seven people for DUI over the Christmas weekend

Get breaking KHTS Santa Clarita News Alerts delivered right to your inbox. It started on December 15th and runs through January 1, 2018. DUI Saturation Patrols are a mobile enforcement program w...

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Russian Federation detains suspect in St Petersburg supermarket blast

Russian Federation detains suspect in St Petersburg supermarket blast

Firefighters and police officers seen at the site of a blast in a supermarket in St Petersburg, Russia, on Wednesday. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility on Friday for a bomb attack Wedne...

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Activist Erica Garner, daughter of Eric Garner, is dead at 27

Activist Erica Garner, daughter of Eric Garner, is dead at 27

Her heart was bigger than the world. Erica Garner , who became an outspoken critic of police brutality following her father's death on Staten Island in 2014, died Saturday at age 27, sources at the...

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'Mentally disabled' man arrested after holding family hostage in Rawalpindi

'Mentally disabled' man arrested after holding family hostage in Rawalpindi

Police say Abdul Rahim, who injured in police fire, has now been arrested . "All family members have been rescued and investigation is underway", he said. During the rescue operation, police also f...

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