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Pence says U.S. to announce new sanctions on North Korea before Olympics

Pence says U.S. to announce new sanctions on North Korea before Olympics

The decision by the administration of South Korea's President Moon Jae-in "to participate in a joint training exercise at North Korea's luxury ski resort [was] a mistake", he said. Euan Graham, worl...

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Stoneridge Investment Partners LLC Purchases Shares of 88410 General Motors (GM)

Stoneridge Investment Partners LLC Purchases Shares of 88410 General Motors (GM)

VANGUARD GROUP INC raised its stake in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) by 1.33% during the September 2017 quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commissio...

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Deputy-involved shooting, crashes close I-95 in Lantana

Deputy-involved shooting, crashes close I-95 in Lantana

The unidentified woman, who was shot in Lake Worth, was also in the auto dead. The sheriff said deputies and the Florida Highway Patrol arrived just as the last of three separate crashes occurred ne...

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Syrian air defense destroys Israeli missiles targeting military position in Damascus

Syrian air defense destroys Israeli missiles targeting military position in Damascus

Israeli jets carried out on Wednesday an airstrike against a position in a rural area near the Syrian capital Damascus. Calling the latest attack " a new Israeli aggression ", Syrian state media sai...

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French President Repeats Worry Before Turkish Offensive in Syria

French President Repeats Worry Before Turkish Offensive in Syria

The text recalls that the convoy was located in Idlib as part of an global agreement to establish deescalation zones. He also vowed to "clean up" the YPG-held city of Manbij east of Afrin , where...

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West Virginia survives Young's 32 points to beat Oklahoma

West Virginia survives Young's 32 points to beat Oklahoma

Oklahoma scored 29 consecutive points with 14:26 left in the 2nd Half, making the game 52-45 in favor of West Virginia . "That's how we play - we make a lot and then we miss a lot", Huggins said. ...

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Number of injured in Taiwan quake rises to 188

Number of injured in Taiwan quake rises to 188

One member of staff has been rescued, but another two are said to be still be trapped in the building. The China Earthquake Networks Centre said that the epicentre was at 24.2 degrees north latitu...

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Cornell University frat disciplined for sex contest dubbed 'Pig Roast'

Cornell University frat disciplined for sex contest dubbed 'Pig Roast'

The university said officials launched an investigation of the Zeta Beta Tau fraternity previous year after reports about the secret game, in which new members could get points by having sex wit...

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Cabinet Committee Meetings Continue Today

Cabinet Committee Meetings Continue Today

The parties say their leaders will meet on Monday to discuss a scheduled motion of no confidence in Zuma on February 22 as well as parliament's mandate to elect a new president in the event that Zum...

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Donald Trump accuses Democrats of treason for not applauding him

Donald Trump accuses Democrats of treason for not applauding him

Again, that was Trump casually affirming the idea that his political opponents had committed treason in failing to applaud him. While falling unemployment has begun to lift wages, business execu...

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Pence says United States to announce new, tough sanctions on North Korea

Pence says United States to announce new, tough sanctions on North Korea

Abe said the two countries agreed they could "never accept a nuclear-armed North Korea". But critics say the North is taking advantage of the Pyeongchang Games in a diplomatic drive to weaken sanc...

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Macron vows to keep Corsica in 'France's Republican fold'

Macron vows to keep Corsica in 'France's Republican fold'

Corsican nationalism has always been a challenge to the highly centralised French government system, but the territory is economically weak and dependent on the mainland for state funding and its expo...

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House passes stopgap spending bill to avert shutdown

House passes stopgap spending bill to avert shutdown

Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell suggested on Monday an increase in defense spending through September 30 while lawmakers continue negotiations on spending for non-defense pr...

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Georgia boy with Down syndrome chosen as 2018 Gerber baby

Georgia boy with Down syndrome chosen as 2018 Gerber baby

As the grand prize victor, Lucas and his family will receive $50,000, which his parents say will be set aside for his education, Fox 5 reports . Lucas' mom Courtney Warren told "Today" that she e...

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Lawmakers push for legislation to deter people from eating Tide Pods

Lawmakers push for legislation to deter people from eating Tide Pods

The risky " Tide Pod Challenge " became popular on social media in early 2018 following years of jokes about the detergents similar appearance to candy. Amazon, which sells the pods on its site, dis...

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Judge: Baker can refuse to make same-sex wedding cakes

Judge: Baker can refuse to make same-sex wedding cakes

The judge claimed that Tastries Bakery owner Cathy Miller's First Amendment rights were infringed by the state's civil rights laws forbidding discrimination by merchants serving the general publ...

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Kim Jong Un's sister joins North Korean Olympic delegation

Kim Jong Un's sister joins North Korean Olympic delegation

South Korea's Yonhap news agency said Kim Yo-jong is being sent the games as part of a delegation making a three-day visit from Friday. North Korea's hockey players arrived in the country on J...

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Activist That Snatched Confederate Flag From White Protester Dies From Gun Wound

Activist That Snatched Confederate Flag From White Protester Dies From Gun Wound

Muhiyidin Elamin Moye, 32, was shot in the thigh while riding a bicycle in New Orleans, according to police and reported by the New Orleans Advocate. The activist drew national attention last Februa...

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NYC boy dies after saving pal who fell through frozen pond

NYC boy dies after saving pal who fell through frozen pond

The Fire Department of NY says the boy walked out about 50 feet onto the frozen pond before the ice gave way. Anthony's family and neighbors said that the kid would be remembered for his smiling fix...

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Winter Olympics: Growth of curling in western Wisconsin

Winter Olympics: Growth of curling in western Wisconsin

Pence departs for South Korea Thursday , where he will meet with President Moon Jae-in and attend the opening of the games Friday night. "Earlier, however, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson did...

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Pat Buchanan: Nunes battles the Deep State

Pat Buchanan: Nunes battles the Deep State

The two Republicans sent the referral to FBI Director Christopher Wray and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein last month, asking the two officials to consider a criminal investigation of Steele. G...

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Francis sends sex-crimes expert bishop to investigate Chilean clergy

Francis sends sex-crimes expert bishop to investigate Chilean clergy

In his letter , Cruz complained of a homo-erotic circle of priests and boys around Father Karadima, in which Barros himself participated. Following testimony from Cruz and other former members ...

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Korea Mulling Provision of Fuel for N. Korean Ferry

Korea Mulling Provision of Fuel for N. Korean Ferry

Trump and other senior officials have repeatedly said that time is running out before North Korea gains the capability to strike the USA mainland with a nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missi...

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Justin Trudeau criticised for telling woman: It's 'peoplekind', not mankind

Justin Trudeau criticised for telling woman: It's 'peoplekind', not mankind

The clip was played while the hosts at Fox and Friends were speaking to University of Toronto psychology professor Jordan Peterson, who's been a vocal critic of the prime minister. "Out of context i...

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Kylie Jenner reveals her baby's name and first image to the public

Kylie Jenner reveals her baby's name and first image to the public

Jenner revealed the name of her baby yesterday evening, and shared the first photo of her on Instagram . Reportedly , Kylie initially captioned the pic " stormi .", but later changed the ca...

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Alabama man arrested in viral child porn video

Alabama man arrested in viral child porn video

There was also a short message saying, in part, "Please help her". Authorities are warning Facebook users to not to click or share a video that reportedly depicts child pornography. Representative...

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Saudi Arabia allows direct flights to Israel to pass over its territory

Saudi Arabia allows direct flights to Israel to pass over its territory

Sources said that the Indian flag carrier could start its direct flights into Israel from New Delhi on March 20, 2018, flying thrice a week flying thrice a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays. The...

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Pence and Abe aim to maximize pressure on North Korea

Pence and Abe aim to maximize pressure on North Korea

The vice president then announced that USA would soon unveil the toughest and most aggressive round of economic sanctions ever against North Korea. "We're traveling to the Olympics to make sure that...

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Magnitude 6.4 quake strikes northeast Taiwan, hotel collapses

Magnitude 6.4 quake strikes northeast Taiwan, hotel collapses

Five people were found guilty and sentenced to five years' imprisonment over the disaster, including the developer and two architects, with prosecutors saying they "cut corners" that affected the buil...

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Nuland: Author of Trump-Russia dossier also consulted commercial clients on Ukraine

Nuland: Author of Trump-Russia dossier also consulted commercial clients on Ukraine

Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC), which targets dossier author Christopher Steele . The FBI partially declassified the memo the senators wrote as part of their criminal referral...

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Morgan Tsvangirai critically ill in South Africa - party source

Morgan Tsvangirai critically ill in South Africa - party source

A report in Zimbabwe's private Daily News on Tuesday quoted family sources saying Tsvangirai is battling for his life. Mr. Tsvangirai has been in and out of hospital since he disclosed in 2016 tha...

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Pak court to deliver 'blasphemy' murder verdict

Pak court to deliver 'blasphemy' murder verdict

The court in the garrison town of Abbotabad also gave four-year prison terms to 25 people and exonerated 26 of the 58 suspects for lack of evidence. The Peshawar High Court had transferred the case ...

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Rain, snow mix brings icy roadways; prompts many area schools to close

Rain, snow mix brings icy roadways; prompts many area schools to close

The Chicago Department of Streets and Sanitation deployed 211 plows overnight to keep the city's main streets and Lake Shore Drive clear for the morning commute. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effe...

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Sound Off: Who Wants Another Government Shutdown?

Sound Off: Who Wants Another Government Shutdown?

With another government shutdown on the horizon as Republicans and Democrats debate over the DACA program and border security, Trump held a round-table discussion with law enforcement with the t...

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Sister of North Korean leader to come to South for Olympics

Sister of North Korean leader to come to South for Olympics

North Korea plans to send members of its cultural delegation to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on a ferry, amid concerns that travel by sea could curb global sanctions on the regime. For his part,...

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Ivanka Trump Slated to Attend Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony

Ivanka Trump Slated to Attend Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony

In meetings with government leaders, military officials and U.S. service members, Pence said he wants to make sure the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics don't distract from the bellicose North Kore...

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Trump ties National Football League death to illegal migrants

Trump ties National Football League death to illegal migrants

Jackson and Monroe were pronounced dead at the scene. As Orrego-Savala waits for his first hearing, we wonder whether Trump would have been so quick to condemn the driver if he was of a different et...

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Gautam Rode and Pankhuri Awasthy enter wedlock

Gautam Rode and Pankhuri Awasthy enter wedlock

It was a traditional Hindu wedding which was preceded by haldi , mehendi and ring ceremony. But the couple kept their relationship a secret until October 2017 when they got engaged. Gautam shared...

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School bus involved in multi-vehicle crash in Limerick

School bus involved in multi-vehicle crash in Limerick

The crash happened outside the village of Caherconlish before 8.30am. "The school's critical incident team was immediately activated and continues to operate in response to the situation", she said. 1...

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Modi Speech In Parliament: About AP, TDP, NTR!

Modi Speech In Parliament: About AP, TDP, NTR!

The Prime Minister, in his more than one and a half hour long speech, questioned the previous Congress-led government and blamed them for "hastily" bifurcating Andhra Pradesh. "This is no commitment t...

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