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Romania's president endorses Viorica Dancila as new PM

Romania's president endorses Viorica Dancila as new PM

Dragnea is one of a number of ruling coalition members facing trial on graft charges. He denies wrongdoing, saying the allegations are politically motivated. He has served as a cabinet minister but wa...

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Netanyahu visits Chabad House with young Moshe

Netanyahu visits Chabad House with young Moshe

He was rescued by his nanny, Sandra Samuel , and now lives in Israel with his grandparents. The dedication took place on Netanyahu's last day of a five-day trip to India. This will be followed by a...

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Donald Trump defends self, says: 'I am not a racist'

Donald Trump defends self, says: 'I am not a racist'

But Homeland Security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen testified under oath Tuesday that she "did not hear" Trump use the vulgarity to describe African countries. "Durbin blew DACA and is hurting our Mili...

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Ex SGPC Secy Manjit Singh Calcutta passes away

Ex SGPC Secy Manjit Singh Calcutta passes away

He had been unwell for the past few days and was on ventilator at the Kakkar Hospital in Amritsar since January 4, where he breathed last. He is survived by his wife Santokh Kaur, son Gurpreet Sin...

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'Czech Trump' fails to form a cabinet after fraud claims

'Czech Trump' fails to form a cabinet after fraud claims

Zbynek Stanjura, chairman of the ODS deputy group, argued that the lower house mandate and immunity committee did not have enough time to hold an extraordinary meeting on the European Union subsidy fr...

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Costa strike not enough as Sevilla down Atletico

Costa strike not enough as Sevilla down Atletico

Diego Costa put Atletico ahead in the 73rd minute but Sevilla rallied with an own-goal from goalkeeper Miguel Angel Moya and a goal by Joaquin Correa. Sevilla are enduring a five-game winless streak i...

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North Korea Olympic officials in Switzerland ahead of IOC talks

North Korea Olympic officials in Switzerland ahead of IOC talks

Sports once again has the chance to be a catalyst for historical change at the Winter Olympics next month in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Moon, a progressive leader who favors engagement with North Kor...

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Australian Open: Angelique Kerber wins, Federer & Djokovic ease through

Australian Open: Angelique Kerber wins, Federer & Djokovic ease through

The first two sets went extremely well, considering that I haven't played for six months. Novak Djokovic (R) of Serbia and Gael Monfils (L) of France embrace after Djokovic won their second roun...

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Padmaavat will release across the country, rules Supreme Court of India

Padmaavat will release across the country, rules Supreme Court of India

In its ruling, the top court also blocked other states from issuing similar bans on the film. Meanwhile, the Rajasthan government which had earlier announced a ban on the release of the fim, had s...

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BlackRock Group LTD Raises Stake in Philip Morris International Inc (PM)

Philip Morris International Inc (NYSE:PM)'s Price Change % over the last week is 0.15%. It has underperformed by 16.41% the S&P500. 15,000 UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) shares with value...

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Meghalaya, Nagaland to go to polls on Feb 27

Meghalaya, Nagaland to go to polls on Feb 27

Counting of votes for all three states will be done on March 3. It may be recalled that Assembly polls in Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland were held in March, 2013. BJP spokesman Mrinal Kanti Deb sai...

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North and South Korea to Unite for the Winter Olympics

North and South Korea to Unite for the Winter Olympics

Now they've agreed to march under the same flag at the Winter Olympics in South Korea next month. The International Olympic Committee has been more cautious. US officials have reported a d...

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EC disqualifies 20 Aam Aadmi Party MLAs for holding office of profit

EC disqualifies 20 Aam Aadmi Party MLAs for holding office of profit

Even if 20 MLAs are disqualified, the ruling party will still have a comfortable majority in the Delhi Assembly. The EC, however, said that the disqualification is sub-judice, and it will not commen...

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Tow truck driver almost meets his maker

Tow truck driver almost meets his maker

And if there's bad weather, be extra careful on the roads. The trooper saw it coming and was trying to get another auto to block the ramp. The near miss on a slick, icy morning in Detroit , was cau...

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Trump's exercise is walking around the White House

Trump's exercise is walking around the White House

Trump described the book as "full of lies", and described himself as " a very stable genius ". Jackson will work with the president to lose 10-15 pounds over the next year using a combination of di...

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Lehigh Valley weather: After cold temperatures return, so will the snow

Lehigh Valley weather: After cold temperatures return, so will the snow

This advisory will effect Central, Eastern Allegany, and Washington Counties. So, any lingering snow or moisture still on the ground will freeze for several locations, creating black ice. The snow tha...

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Durbin: Trump admin 'sandbagged' him on immigration deal

Durbin: Trump admin 'sandbagged' him on immigration deal

President Trump denied those allegations before the media, saying, "No, I'm not a racist". But Senator Dick Durbin stood by claims, and said that Mr Trump had used "hate-filled, vile and rac...

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CNN's Doctor Predicts Trump Heart Attack In 3-5 Years

CNN's Doctor Predicts Trump Heart Attack In 3-5 Years

The White House stands behind Dr. Jackson's assessment. Jackson says Trump's overall health "is excellent". Although it was not part of the official medical records that were released yesterday, aft...

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Parents who 'held children captive' charged with torture

Parents who 'held children captive' charged with torture

The children at the center of the Perris torture case who endured years of abuse and were found severely malnourished, some of them chained to beds, are now being seen by specialists within the Rivers...

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Winter weather advisory issued for Gwinnett; Light snow, frigid temps likely

Winter weather advisory issued for Gwinnett; Light snow, frigid temps likely

Accumulation could be between 1-2 inches on Monday. Central Arkansans can anticipate snow after sundown, according to the National Weather Service, and parts of northern Arkansas have already receiv...

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Cavaliers survive after blowing big lead against Magic

Cavaliers survive after blowing big lead against Magic

After Thomas' free throws, Orlando chose not to call a timeout and Elfrid Payton drove hard for a layup that rimmed out. An inadvertent whistle resulted in a jump ball with 0.2 left. Now in his 15...

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Blaming Democrats, Trump Says 'DACA Is Probably Dead'

He said Durbin had written a bill to protect young illegal immigrant and give them the opportunity to have the citizenship. Efforts to secure an agreement on Daca , the programme that protects ...

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Hafiz Saeed should be persecuted to the fullest extent

Hafiz Saeed should be persecuted to the fullest extent

Reacting strongly to Pakistan PM's remarks, US State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said, "The US believes that Hafiz Saeed should be prosecuted and Pakistan has been told about it". "Paki...

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Britain, France to Sign New Immigration Treaty During Macron Visit

Britain, France to Sign New Immigration Treaty During Macron Visit

French President Emmanuel Macron and Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May review an honour guard at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, west of London on January 18, 2018. Later changes led to...

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The brain test that Trump passed was created by a Lebanese immigrant

The brain test that Trump passed was created by a Lebanese immigrant

And he says the IL senator is threatening prospects for a deal to protect certain immigrants. Trump has been accused of describing African nations as " shithole countries" during a meeting with u...

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Durbin, Trump Spar Over Vulgar Language Used to Describe Immigrants

Durbin, Trump Spar Over Vulgar Language Used to Describe Immigrants

Trump's comments on Sunday were a departure from the White House's initial statement, which did not deny the comments outright, but noted that the president did not denigrate Haiti, as was alleged. ...

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Lawmakers Work To Avoid Government Shutdown

Some faith, labor and community groups held a rally and march through Chicago's Loop Wednesday night in support of immigrant rights, calling on Congress to pass a clean DREAM Act to protect recipient...

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One-Third Of Americans Give Trump A Failing Grade As President

One-Third Of Americans Give Trump A Failing Grade As President

More people in the world approved of China's leadership than U.S. leadership in 2017, according to a Gallup poll released on Thursday . "The previous low was held by Bill Clinton , whose first-year...

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Peru President asks visiting Pope Francis for help

Peru President asks visiting Pope Francis for help

As required by church law there were two witnesses to the event. "We can't believe the Pope married us", the groom said. Francis dove head-first into Chile's sex abuse scandal on his first f...

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Fresh round of Stormont talks to begin next week

Fresh round of Stormont talks to begin next week

Karen Bradley , the Northern Ireland secretary, and Simon Coveney , the Irish foreign affairs minister, confirmed at Stormont yesterday that fresh negotiations would begin next Wednesday. Sky News re...

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Some national parks could stay open if the federal government shuts down

Some national parks could stay open if the federal government shuts down

The Interior Department said Thursday it would allow limited access to many national parks and other public lands if Congress is unable to pass a spending bill before midnight Friday, triggering a...

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African Ambassadors to United Nations condemn Trump over 'shithole' comment

African Ambassadors to United Nations condemn Trump over 'shithole' comment

Trump reportedly made the remarks at a White House meeting on immigration on Thursday and a USA senator who attended the gathering said on Friday that the president used "vile, vulgar" language, inclu...

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Elina Svitolina Beats 15-Year-Old Marta Kostyuk In Third Round

Elina Svitolina Beats 15-Year-Old Marta Kostyuk In Third Round

World number 59 Siniakova, who also took Svitolina to three sets at the U.S. Open previous year, really went for her shots, hitting 11 winners, and it was she who managed to get the upper hand in an a...

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Brother picks up cremated stays of October 1 gunman

Brother picks up cremated stays of October 1 gunman

Crosby told the judge he had no information that the charges pertained to the "actual murders". Clark County coroner John Fudenberg talks to the media during a briefing at Las Vegas Metropolitan Po...

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How an unprovoked strike on North Korea would ruin the Trump presidency

How an unprovoked strike on North Korea would ruin the Trump presidency

Tillerson also declined to say whether the United States was open to a limited military strike on North Korea's infrastructure to prevent broader conflict, saying, "I'm not going to comment on issue...

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Partisan Battle Lines Deepen as US Government Shutdown Looms

Partisan Battle Lines Deepen as US Government Shutdown Looms

They had been seen as among the most likely yes votes in the Senate , where Republican leaders need at least nine Democrats to support the bill. "I'm looking for something that President Trump...

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A government shutdown looms: What you need to know

A government shutdown looms: What you need to know

Sens. Rand Paul (R-KY), Lindsey Graham , (R-SC), and Mike Rounds (R-SD) all oppose the bill; Republicans would need over ten Democrat senators to back the bill for it to pass through the Senat...

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US President Assures Mexico Will Pay for Border Wall

US President Assures Mexico Will Pay for Border Wall

Kelly, according to the Post , also conceded to the group that there ultimately won't be a border wall 'that Mexico will pay for'. The chief of staff also acknowledged that "a concrete wall fro...

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Twitch challenges YouTube with new video producer instruments, Disney partnership

Twitch challenges YouTube with new video producer instruments, Disney partnership

Reruns , which are separate from Premiers, are exactly what they sound like: videos that already aired that creators have scheduled to play again. Unless you've subscribed to the creator's channel or ...

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Trump muddles talks on gov't funding ahead of House vote on shutdown

Trump muddles talks on gov't funding ahead of House vote on shutdown

Democrats say they will not support any funding measure that does not include legislation to address the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program or for extending aid for the Children's Heal...

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