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Mary Lou McDonald to lead Sinn Fein after Gerry Adams steps down

Mary Lou McDonald to lead Sinn Fein after Gerry Adams steps down

The Dublin Central TD has now been ratified as nominee for leader. "I feel an enormous sense of pride being at this gathering with you", she told the Sinn Féin Ard Chomhairle this morning. Earlier, ...

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Trump says Sen. Durbin misrepresented discussion

Trump says Sen. Durbin misrepresented discussion

Trump has tweeted that the language he used in the meeting "was tough, but this was not the language used". Trump wrote , "I have a wonderful relationship with Haitians". He noted that a recent Gover...

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Dick Durbin doubles down on claim Trump used 'shithole' slur

Dick Durbin doubles down on claim Trump used 'shithole' slur

Mr. Trump is widely reported to have described African countries as "shithole" countries in an immigration meeting with USA senators last week. Trump announced past year that he will end the Obama-era...

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Lujan Grisham Responds to HHS Announcement Of Conscience and Religious Freedom Division

Lujan Grisham Responds to HHS Announcement Of Conscience and Religious Freedom Division

In addition, the HHS' Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is issuing new guidance to state Medicaid directors restoring state flexibility to decide program standards. Could a health care pr...

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The Newest: Dimitrov by to 4th spherical at Australian Open

The Newest: Dimitrov by to 4th spherical at Australian Open

The number three seed and Russian Andrey Rublev were locked in a fierce battle that saw long points, games and sets despite the incredibly hard conditions. "How much you have to pay Svitolina to hav...

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Prominent Runners: RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ), On Track Innovations Ltd. (OTIV)

It has underperformed by 22.44% the S&P500. The stock of WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 4,843 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock val...

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White House slams Democrats as 'obstructionist losers'

White House slams Democrats as 'obstructionist losers'

Meanwhile, Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin , of conservative-leaning West Virginia, said on Wednesday he would be a yes vote. There seems like there's three likely outcomes. It gained only 50 of the 60...

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USA government shuts down after Senate vote

USA government shuts down after Senate vote

Five Democrats voted for the bill, but four Republicans broke with their party to vote against the bill, depriving it of the 60 votes needed to pass and causing Congress to miss a midnight deadline ...

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North Korea to send 22 athletes to Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

North Korea to send 22 athletes to Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

The North's continued development of nuclear weapons and intercontinental ballistic missiles in defiance of United Nations Security Council resolutions has spurred more sanctions and talk of pos...

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Gunmen storm InterContinental Hotel in Kabul

Gunmen storm InterContinental Hotel in Kabul

He said the security forces have cordoned off the area and efforts are underway to bring the situation under the control. US officials in Kabul told Fox News the hotel was on fire. The Taliban and...

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A government shutdown this weekend? 'We're planning for it,' White House says

A government shutdown this weekend? 'We're planning for it,' White House says

Mulvaney accused the Obama administration of weaponizing the last shutdown. "One of the things that I've learned since I've been in this office is that - there's no other way to describe it - but the ...

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N will emerge victorious in 2018 elections: Maryam Nawaz

N will emerge victorious in 2018 elections: Maryam Nawaz

He said there was dire need of reforms in the Nizam-e-Adl (judicial system) so that people could get speedy and cheap justice at their doorsteps and the PML-N had also included it in its next election...

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Saharanpur: Two youths succumb to injuries after policemen allegedly refuse help

Saharanpur: Two youths succumb to injuries after policemen allegedly refuse help

Even after repeated requests from an acquaintance of one of the two teenagers, the policemen stood firm with their decision to not take them in. "They are also somebody's children". "Your auto can b...

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Rusticated Class 12 Student Shoots Dead School Prinicpal In Haryana

Rusticated Class 12 Student Shoots Dead School Prinicpal In Haryana

It is being told that the principal was taken to the hospital in a critical condition, where she died. The accused student has been arrested. The boy was later caught by other some parents, who were t...

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Two bombs found near Mahaboddhi Temple in Bihar

Two bombs found near Mahaboddhi Temple in Bihar

Visuals from Gaya's Mahabodhi Temple, suspicious object was found at one of the emergency gates of the temple, last night. A minor blast which took place at the temple complex prompted the police to...

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Al Quds eternal Palestine capital: Cairo meet

Al Quds eternal Palestine capital: Cairo meet

The rival Hamas militant group now controls the Gaza Strip, his erstwhile Arab allies have quietly moved closer to Israel or turned their attention to other pressing matters such as Iran, and he has ...

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Donald Trump insists he is 'not racist' in wake of derogatory comments

Donald Trump insists he is 'not racist' in wake of derogatory comments

Side-by-side comparisons are popping up on social media where Trump is compared to athletes like Tim Tebow and Tom Brady, who are roughly the same height and weight as Trump is said to be. "And ...

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Turkish tour bus crashes into trees killing 11 passengers and injuring 46

Turkish tour bus crashes into trees killing 11 passengers and injuring 46

The bus crashed while travelling overnight from the capital Ankara to a resort near the city of Bursa . The injured were now being treated at three different hospitals, according to the Dogan new...

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Federal grand jury probing Vegas shooting

Federal grand jury probing Vegas shooting

But Lombardo said the FBI has "an ongoing case against an individual of federal interest". "There was no suicide note, no manifesto, no ideology or radicalization was discovered", said Lombardo. Pad...

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Trump to mark first anniversary of inauguration with glitzy gala

Trump to mark first anniversary of inauguration with glitzy gala

Trump's administration has given no indication regarding the president's plans for the coming days. The cost covers dinner at the Palm Beach club and a picture with the President, according to an in...

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Macron says 'special' United Kingdom deal possible

Macron says 'special' United Kingdom deal possible

Macron said Thursday at Britain's Sandhurst military academy "I'm making sure that the single market is preserved because that's one of the foundation stones of the European Union". The processing of ...

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David Moyes denies West Ham interest in Michy Batshuayi

David Moyes denies West Ham interest in Michy Batshuayi

The Belgium worldwide wants to play more regularly with this summer's World Cup in mind and is resigned to a place on the bench should he stay at Stamford Bridge. A loan move to Sevilla offers both,...

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President Trump says he is 'not a racist' after 'sh*thole' comment

President Trump says he is 'not a racist' after 'sh*thole' comment

A person familiar with the meeting said Durbin and South Carolina GOP Sen. "Somewhere right there", Trump said. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) when he suggested that Trump consider the CBC's demands, and ...

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'I'm The Least Racist Person Ever' - Donald Trump

'I'm The Least Racist Person Ever' - Donald Trump

Trump wasn't apologetic and denied he was racist , said the confidant, who wasn't authorized to disclose a private conversation and spoke on condition of anonymity. Another major component of the ...

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Foreigners abducted in Kaduna regain freedom after three days

Foreigners abducted in Kaduna regain freedom after three days

The assailants had on Wednesday abducted two foreigners - an American and a Canadian - after they killed policemen attached to them. The New Agency of Nigeria recalled that the four expatriates ...

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Some Food For Thought: Amgen Inc. (AMGN), XL Group Ltd (XL)

The stock decreased 0.22% or $0.41 during the last trading session, reaching $187.6. Nordea Investment Management AB now owns 7,040,599 shares of the medical research company's stock valued at $1,212,...

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Colbert Calls Out Homeland Security Secretary for Dodging Trump's

Colbert Calls Out Homeland Security Secretary for Dodging Trump's "Shithole" Remarks

The confidant wasn't authorized to disclose a private conversation and spoke on condition of anonymity. The White House did not deny the language, nor did the several Republicans in the meeting. J...

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China accuses U.S. warship of violating its sovereignty

China accuses U.S. warship of violating its sovereignty

China has slammed a USA missile destroyer for encroaching on the " indisputable " Huangyan Dao island in the South China Sea, warning that it can and will take "necessary measures to firmly safeguard ...

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Trump bends, but doesn't break, ways of Washington in year 1

Trump bends, but doesn't break, ways of Washington in year 1

Worldwide, a median 43 percent disapprove of USA leadership - more than the median disapproval for Germany (25 percent), China ( 30 percent ) or Russian Federation (36 percent). "U.S. approval dro...

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Fusion GPS Founder Tells Lawmakers Trump 'Patterns' Were 'Suggestive of Money Laundering'

Fusion GPS Founder Tells Lawmakers Trump 'Patterns' Were 'Suggestive of Money Laundering'

Earlier this month, Democratic U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein released Simpson's testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, where she is the ranking Democrat. I don't care what he thinks. A spo...

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South Korea Assures Working for Dialogue Between PDRK and US

South Korea Assures Working for Dialogue Between PDRK and US

The North also identified Hyon as head of the art troupe that will visit South Korea , Seoul's Unification Ministry said . A special unity uniform will be created for the event . South Korea's ...

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President Trump: Government Shutdown 'Not Looking Good'

President Trump: Government Shutdown 'Not Looking Good'

Minutes before Friday's midnight deadline for a funding deal, Trump's White House issued a statement blaming Democrats for the shutdown. Schumer added he had also offered to discuss the poss...

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Jamaican authorities declare state of emergency over crime

Jamaican authorities declare state of emergency over crime

The Jamaican prime minister, Andrew Holness, said that the crackdown was being undertaken with the support of the tourism industry. If you do travel outside these perimeters, use transportation arra...

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Korea Defends Joint Athletes Training in The North Decision

Korea Defends Joint Athletes Training in The North Decision

North Korea will send a delegation to South Korea on Sunday to prepare for a trip by an art troupe during next month's Winter Olympics, pushing the visit back a day after earlier cancelling it, Sout...

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Trump's health excellent, has no cognitive issues: WH doctor

Trump's health excellent, has no cognitive issues: WH doctor

Jackson said he would increase that dose in an effort to get Trump's bad cholesterol, or LDL level, below 120; it now is 143. So it appears the test we are now using as a barometer for if the pr...

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Jordyn Wieber Says Dr. Larry Nassar Sexually Abused Her Too

Jordyn Wieber Says Dr. Larry Nassar Sexually Abused Her Too

In 2012, she was a gold medalist in the Summer Olympics in London in the team competition, joining her " Fierce Five " teammates. "It wasn't until I started watching the impact statements from the...

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Sharapova staying grounded after Melbourne win

Sharapova staying grounded after Melbourne win

I didn't feel any pressure". "So third round of the Australian Open , I don't know, I think I deserve to smile out there after that victory". "Recovery is not something I worry about with him", sai...

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N.Korea cancels visit to South by art troupe - ministry

N.Korea cancels visit to South by art troupe - ministry

The IOC banned Russian Federation last month from the Pyeongchang games, citing its "unprecedented systematic manipulation" of the anti-doping system. "Such an agreement would have seemed impossible o...

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Wyndham Worldwide to Buy Midscale Hotel Brand La Quinta

Wyndham Worldwide to Buy Midscale Hotel Brand La Quinta

They noted that the move was a valuation call. Wyndham Worldwide Corporation disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Exec. The transaction was disclos...

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Schumer Reports 'Some Progress' After Meeting With Trump

Schumer Reports 'Some Progress' After Meeting With Trump

But Republicans, too, joined Democrats in denying the votes need to advance the bill to the Senate floor for a vote on final passage. Democratic Sens. He hasn't led. No question in my mind about t...

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