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Bungling Australian owners lose £600m at Homebase

Bungling Australian owners lose £600m at Homebase

Bunnings' UK and Ireland business is expected to post an underlying loss of £97m for the first half of 2018 due to its poor trading performance. "It is clear that a significant amount of change has ...

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Off-Duty AZ Fire Captain Shot in Head, Dies After Traffic Incident

Off-Duty AZ Fire Captain Shot in Head, Dies After Traffic Incident

Brayer was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries. Suspect 21-year-old Hezron Parks turned himself in to police Sunday afternoon after seeing reports and vehicle descriptions on local ...

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Lowell health center holds red-alert rally for congressional funding

Lowell health center holds red-alert rally for congressional funding

Dayton wrote that community health centers are a vital part of the state's health care safety net and in parts of Minnesota are the only local providers who charge patients based on what they can affo...

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U.S. inventory markets unstable after large selloff in Asian and European exchanges

U.S. inventory markets unstable after large selloff in Asian and European exchanges

The gyrations come a day after panic coursed through Wall Street, with the Dow plunging a record 1,175 points on Monday. Oil prices also weighed on the index, with benchmark US crude down 1.3 per ...

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John Kelly: "Lazy" immigrants didn't sign up for DACA

The Wall Street Journal reported that the legislation wouldn't immediately fund construction of a wall along the U.S. -Mexico border that President Donald Trump has previously requested and made a...

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Embattled Zuma, ANC top six to meet

Embattled Zuma, ANC top six to meet

But he faces a new confidence-vote in parliament against his leadership on February 22 filed by the opposition far-left Economic Freedom Fighters party (EFF). But Zuma is incredibly stubborn and don't...

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Philadelphia Eagles players to skip White House visit over Trump

But not to the White House. Torrey Smith , who played the previous two seasons in San Francisco as a teammate of Colin Kaepernick, also vowed to skip a White House visit if the Eagles won . The Ea...

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Trump to Be Briefed on Democrats' Rebuttal to GOP Memo on Federal Bureau of Investigation

Trump to Be Briefed on Democrats' Rebuttal to GOP Memo on Federal Bureau of Investigation

At last week's meeting, Republicans blocked a Democratic attempt to release their memo at the same time as the memo spearheaded by Chairman Devin Nunes of California, with Republicans saying they ha...

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India successfully tests nuke-capable ballistic missile

India successfully tests nuke-capable ballistic missile

According to a report by the Indian Express, the Strategic Forces Command of the Indian Army conducted the user trial of the Agni-I ballistic missile from launch pad-4 situated in the Integrated Tes...

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US House committee votes to release Russian Federation memo from Democrats

Representative Adam Schiff, the ranking Democratic member on the House Intelligence Committee, arrives to watch President Donald Trump deliver his State of the Union address to a joint session of th...

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North Korean hackers likely behind $530M Coincheck heist, S. Korean intelligence says

North Korean hackers likely behind $530M Coincheck heist, S. Korean intelligence says

Seoul last week received an exemption from US sanctions in order to send a South Korean airplane to the North for an inter-Korean joint ski training session. "Tensions on the Korean Peninsula are as...

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Clinton Associates Fed Information to Dossier Author Steele, Grassley-Graham Memo Says

Clinton associates were "feeding" allegations to former British spy Christopher Steele at the same time he was compiling the controversial anti-Trump dossier paid for by the Democratic National Comm...

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Metuh Arrives Court On Stretcher

Metuh Arrives Court On Stretcher

The House resolution followed a motion of urgent public importance sponsored by Honourable Chris Azubogu entitled, "urgent need to save the life of Chief Olisa Metuh". He, however, made a case for his...

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George Stephanopoulos expertly grills Carter Page over his well-documented Kremlin ties

George Stephanopoulos expertly grills Carter Page over his well-documented Kremlin ties

Page said during the ABC News interview on Tuesday that he "never spoke" with Trump "any time in my life". Page has continued to deny the reports. Trump's campaign team, including Mr. Page. "I c...

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Singapore Airshow plane crashes and bursts into flames, delaying around 170 flights

Singapore Airshow plane crashes and bursts into flames, delaying around 170 flights

In this photo provided by KAI and taken on February 6, 2018, the aerospace company's CEO Kim Jo-won (L) meets with military officials at the 2018 Singapore Airshow . The runway was closed for the maj...

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As Trump zeros in on China imports, Beijing launches own trade probe

As Trump zeros in on China imports, Beijing launches own trade probe

Since 2013, the USA has exported over half of its sorghum production, the statements added. "If he takes any further measures, they will consider soybeans", he added. China said it did not need to r...

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Mechanical Issue Causes Train Cars To Separate While Going Through Maryland

Mechanical Issue Causes Train Cars To Separate While Going Through Maryland

Since 2014, there have been 26 Amtrak train derailments . The train was carrying around 52 passengers who were transferred to another train. The 2150 Acela Express Train cars broke apart around 11:...

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Asian shares tumble; Nikkei slips 5%, Hang Seng falls 3.2%

Asian shares tumble; Nikkei slips 5%, Hang Seng falls 3.2%

The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended Monday more than 1,100 points lower than the previous trading day. Investors around the world have taken fright at the prospect of a higher than anticipated in...

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McCain-Coons Immigration Bill Falls Short for Trump

Chris Coons, D-Del., said they were proposing legislation that would provide a pathway to legal status - potentially including citizenship - for immigrants who entered the US illegally as children, kn...

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European Union enlargement to Balkans in 2025 'realistic'

European Union enlargement to Balkans in 2025 'realistic'

He said Croatia was at the same time an example and an inspiration for European Union aspirations in future. Johannes Hahn, the EU's enlargement commissioner, earlier urged the bloc not to repeat ...

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Ives's running mate says

Ives's running mate says "in your face" ad is "not racist"

The ad shows depictions of constituencies Ives says Rauner has helped, including undocumented immigrants, transgender people and Chicago teachers. When Illinois political blog first reported th...

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Up to 6 inches of snowfall possible by Monday night

Up to 6 inches of snowfall possible by Monday night

New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible. The StormTracker Weather Team predicts that around 4 a.m. Wednesday morning, heavy snow is set to move in. Chances for snow pick ...

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Fox's Napolitano says he hopes Trump releases Dem memo

Fox's Napolitano says he hopes Trump releases Dem memo

Schiff told reporters he thought that Republicans felt they had to vote to release the Democratic memo after blocking it last week - adding that he thought it would also be very hard for the ...

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Russia Repatriates Body Of Su-25 Pilot Killed In Syria

Russia Repatriates Body Of Su-25 Pilot Killed In Syria

The Russian military intelligence service has managed to deliver the pilot's body from Idlib with the help of their Turkish colleagues. "The funeral ceremony for Major Roman Filipov with military ho...

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All employees despatched residence — Chaos at Newsweek

All employees despatched residence — Chaos at Newsweek

Now, top editorial staff has been let go-this includes executive editor Ken Li , International Business Times editor Josh Keefe , as well as reporters Celeste Katz and Josh Saul , reports the Da...

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Ajay Devgn's new movie 'Raid' release on 16 March

Ajay Devgn's new movie 'Raid' release on 16 March

The upcoming Ajay Devgn-starrer, " Raid ", is perhaps one-of-its-kind as it revolves around officers from the Indian Revenue Service. The film is a story of an Income Tax office who stucks in the rai...

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Two Boys Stabbed to Death in Massachusetts, Mother Charged With Murder

Two Boys Stabbed to Death in Massachusetts, Mother Charged With Murder

According to local police, 43-year old Latarsha Sanders acted alone when she stabbed her 5-year-old and 8-year-old multiple times at some point over the weekend. The Plymouth County District Attorney'...

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Hopes for talks grow with N.Korea's ceremonial leader's visit

Hopes for talks grow with N.Korea's ceremonial leader's visit

Meanwhile, Vice President Mike Pence will be attending the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games on February 5, as part of his six-day trip to Asia. But Mr. Pence's potentially conciliatory comments...

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Democrats Melt Down over Nunes Memo and Enter the Upside Down

Democrats Melt Down over Nunes Memo and Enter the Upside Down

House Republicans previously blocked the release of a Democratic response to the memo that rebuts its allegations, although they are now expected to vote on its release Monday. He has been subpoen...

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White Home's Shah: Democrats 'Little Overheated' Over Memo

White Home's Shah: Democrats 'Little Overheated' Over Memo

And after getting nowhere in pleading with the White House not to release the memo, Director Wray drew a line of independence by authorizing a statement expressing the FBI's "grave concerns about mate...

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Nunes Wants to Publish As Many As 5 More Memos

Nunes Wants to Publish As Many As 5 More Memos

Overall, most of the public still believes that Trump or someone from his campaign worked with Russian Federation to influence the 2016 US presidential election, allegations that Moscow and Trump...

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4-magnitude natural disaster strikes near coast of Taiwan

4-magnitude natural disaster strikes near coast of Taiwan

No tsunami warning has been issued so far. There is no immediate information on damage or casualties. The quake struck at 4.50am (NZT), 22km east-northeast of Hua-lien in Taiwan at a depth of 1km,...

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Leading ivory and rhino horn investigator found fatally stabbed in Kenya

Leading ivory and rhino horn investigator found fatally stabbed in Kenya

Mr. Martin, his wife and colleagues Lucy Vigne and Dan Stiles had recently returned from a research trip to Myanmar, where they worked on an expose on ivory and rhino horn trafficking, she said. He wa...

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U.S. official warns of growing threat from North Korea

U.S. official warns of growing threat from North Korea

In his address last week, Trump said that "no regime has oppressed its own citizens more totally or brutally than the cruel dictatorship in North Korea". The tyrant carried out a series of missile and...

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Special Series: 100 years of Women's Suffrage

Special Series: 100 years of Women's Suffrage

It will be the largest-ever gathering of Britain's women politicians, organisers believe. A bundle of these posters, delivered to Cambridge, survived to be rediscovered 106 years later in 2016. Mongol...

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State of the Nation Address postponed

State of the Nation Address postponed

Party leaders, who may be trying to oust Mr Zuma before his State of the Nation address later this week, will hold an emergency meeting on Monday. Late on Monday , the ANC NWC resolved that it will h...

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Dow Jones hit by worst fall since 2008

Dow Jones hit by worst fall since 2008

Panic has hit Wall Street and leading trade indices sink deep into red territory after a wave of mass sales, according to CNBC. The resulting market contraction has erased all gains made in the...

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Pence does not rule out meeting with North Korea during Asia trip

Pence does not rule out meeting with North Korea during Asia trip

South Korea may be touting the Winter Games, which begin on Friday, as the "Peace Olympics ", but that hasn't stopped the United States and North Korea seeking to score political points against each ...

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North Korean technicians cross into South for Olympics prep

North Korean technicians cross into South for Olympics prep

Asked at a press conference in Peru whether USA officials might meet with North Korea officials on the sidelines of the Olympics , Tillerson said: "We'll just see". US President Donald Trump has sa...

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Man driving wrong way killed in central Missouri crash

Man driving wrong way killed in central Missouri crash

Deborah Anderson, a 63-year-old woman of Ballwin was killed in a 12-car pileup on eastbound Interstate 44 while 11 more were injured in a 30 auto pile-up on eastbound Interstate 44. About 50 miles to ...

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