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Six Nations: Ulster stars named in Ireland squad to face Italy

Six Nations: Ulster stars named in Ireland squad to face Italy

Meanwhile, Jack McGrath and Devin Toner may come in for Cian Healy and James Ryan respectively. Hoary old hooker Rory Best captains the side in what will be his 108th Test appearance for Ireland , ...

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Devin Nunes wants to build a physical wall to block Democrats

Devin Nunes wants to build a physical wall to block Democrats

On Feb. 8, The Register-Guard's newest Republican apologist, columnist Marc Thiessen, writes: "The real threat to national security came not from the memo's release , but from the Federal Bureau of...

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Drowsy Driving Crashes Higher Than Federal Estimates

Drowsy Driving Crashes Higher Than Federal Estimates

They say it's hard to detect drowsiness following a crash and that's why it's one of the most underreported traffic safety issues. In 2015, Channel 9 investigated drowsy driving among truckers, incl...

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Fatal stabbing in West Bank was 'resistance' to Trump - Hamas

Fatal stabbing in West Bank was 'resistance' to Trump - Hamas

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said that the elimination of Ahmad Jarrar was "a fearless and complicated operation". Israeli security forces are searching for the attacker, who they identifie...

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This witness-drawn facial composite helped police arrest a suspect

This witness-drawn facial composite helped police arrest a suspect

A witness provided police with a hand-drawn sketch of the suspect, which is attached. Another said "That guy looks just like my roommate", before photoshopping the sketch with his roomate's picture....

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Sen. Mitch McConnell Announces 2 Year Bipartisan Spending Bill

Sen. Mitch McConnell Announces 2 Year Bipartisan Spending Bill

But House conservatives are objecting to the spending increases, and Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi set a record with a marathon speech - seven hours and counting - demanding that Republicans ...

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Rand Paul, Floor Objections, Golden Fleeces and the DC Streetcar

Rand Paul, Floor Objections, Golden Fleeces and the DC Streetcar

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) ignored bipartisan pleas by Senate leaders to not delay a Thursday vote on a massive government spending bill, with a deadline to keep the government open coming at midnight....

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Former Rockets coach Rick Adelman's son dies in auto crash

Former Rockets coach Rick Adelman's son dies in auto crash

The driver of the minivan involved was an 80-year-old woman. R.J. Adelman was also an assistant coach with the Houston Rockets when his dad was head coach for the team. "Our thoughts and prayers are...

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Police to provide update on Bruce McArthur investigation

Police to provide update on Bruce McArthur investigation

BBC News reported that McArthur had a deal with the home's elderly residents where he would care for their lawn for free, if he could store his landscaping equipment there. "I'm led to believe it's pr...

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Air Strikes Kill 31, Including Children, in Syria

Air Strikes Kill 31, Including Children, in Syria

Russian Federation has waged a punishing aerial campaign against Syria's armed opposition since intervening in the civil war on the side of its ally, President Bashar Assad, in 2015. He said they star...

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SPD Appoints Andrea Nahles New Leader Amid Merkel Coalition Deal

SPD Appoints Andrea Nahles New Leader Amid Merkel Coalition Deal

Merkel's fate now lies in the hands of the SPD, as Schulz has promised to give his party's 460,000 members the final say on whether to accept the coalition pact. Meanwhile the finance job could go t...

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To give or not Samsung phone to North Korean Olympians

Pence warned against allowing North Korea, which has sent a team to the Games, to use the Olympics for propaganda. USA officials declined to provide details of the expected sanctions beyond Pence's ...

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Nazi Seeking Office in Illinois Congress Denies Holocaust on CNN

Nazi Seeking Office in Illinois Congress Denies Holocaust on CNN

Now, he's been on CNN spreading his very bad, Holocaust-denying, anti-Semitic garbage, and even though Alisyn Camerota soundly shut him down, the fact that it's even become an argument in the firs...

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Vice President Pence Warns North Korea Despite Winter Olympics Thaw

Vice President Pence Warns North Korea Despite Winter Olympics Thaw

The spectre of nuclear annihilation looms over millions of South Koreans' lives every day, but the added spotlight of the Olympic Games has intensified safety concerns should the North ever launch a...

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Younger Sister of North Korean Leader Prepares for Spotlight

Younger Sister of North Korean Leader Prepares for Spotlight

Ahead of a bilateral meeting with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence at the Blue House in South Korea's capital Seoul, South Korean President Moon Jae-in addressed reporters Thursday, calling the Winter...

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'Fake' doctor accused of infecting 46 Indians with HIV

'Fake' doctor accused of infecting 46 Indians with HIV

Yadav reportedly used a single syringe to administer injections to patients in Bangarmau town of Unnao district. Police have identified the accused as Rajendra Yadav. People flocked to him in large ...

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Subdued Prayer Breakfast Message by Trump Amid White House Turbulence

Subdued Prayer Breakfast Message by Trump Amid White House Turbulence

It's not accurate. And it's deeply offensive to the people like us who are not and who do not believe in God. "We do come in with our differences, with our strongly held views, but we always walk out ...

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Cardin Introduces Bill That Would Ban Military Parades

Cardin Introduces Bill That Would Ban Military Parades

And presidential historian Michael Beschloss noted President Dwight Eisenhower, the victorious European commander in World War II, vetoed military parades in his White House years. "An expensive polit...

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A Fresh Look At Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

A Fresh Look At Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Metropolitan Life Insurance Company who had been investing in Union Pacific Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $103.06B market cap company. (NASDAQ:AAPL) was sold by Riccio ...

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Last of British IS gang 'captured in Syria'

Last of British IS gang 'captured in Syria'

The pair are said to be one half of the infamous four-man extremist group dubbed "The Beatles" for their British accents, alongside their ringleader Mohammed Emwazi - popularly known as "Jihadi John" ...

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Bush: There's 'Pretty Clear Evidence' Of Russian Meddling

Bush: There's 'Pretty Clear Evidence' Of Russian Meddling

President Donald Trump has repeatedly dismissed intelligence reports of Russian meddling in the election as fake news, a hoax and made-up. He also warned of Russian President Vladimir Putin's sche...

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Arsenal could rival Chelsea for Luis Enrique

Arsenal could rival Chelsea for Luis Enrique

That man is Jose Mourinho. If he manages to come through any part of that game unscathed then the ex-Borussia Dortmund and Rennes starlet could feature at some point against Chelsea in the first l...

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Ashley Graham and Mom Pose in Matching Bikinis for New Swimsuit Campaign

Ashley Graham and Mom Pose in Matching Bikinis for New Swimsuit Campaign

It is a love letter to her daughter that will inspire every woman who watches it, as she tells Ashley, "I raised you to be confident, courageous, and fearless, and I am so proud of the woman you are...

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Stuffed Tiger, Police in 45-Minute Standoff in Scotland

Stuffed Tiger, Police in 45-Minute Standoff in Scotland

After a still, almost hour-long stare down with the alleged beast, Grubb inched closer in his truck, only to discover the animal was a stuffed toy . But only after a 45 minute standoff with the bea...

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UN allows North Korean under sanctions to travel to Olympics

UN allows North Korean under sanctions to travel to Olympics

Now, we've also heard that North Korean leader's influential sister, Kim Yo-jong and the North Korean high-level delegation will be arriving tomorrow? But the event organizers have announced that ...

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Trump Wants a Military Parade, Former Obama Staffers Call it 'Pointless'

Trump Wants a Military Parade, Former Obama Staffers Call it 'Pointless'

One possibility would be to stage the parade on Veteran's Day in November, which would coincide with the centennial of the end of World War I. "I think it was a tremendous thing for France and t...

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Senate Announces 2-Year Budget Deal That's A Huge Win For GOP

Senate Announces 2-Year Budget Deal That's A Huge Win For GOP

Congressional lawmakers have reportedly reached a last-minute deal to avert a full-fledged government shutdown Wednesday, boosting domestic spending and slashing "budget caps" on the military budget...

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SC fixes 14 March for next hearing of Ayodhya case

SC fixes 14 March for next hearing of Ayodhya case

The reason this time is the same as the last time. The Bench further directed the Registry to supply copies of two video cassettes filed before the court to parties to the case on payment of its cos...

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Venezuelan Electoral Body Sets Presidential Election Date

Venezuelan Electoral Body Sets Presidential Election Date

Among m cites " agreement in an electoral process with guarantees and consensus on date of elections, position on sanctions against Venezuela, conditions of Truth Commission, cooperation against socia...

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Scrambled in translation? Norway Olympics team orders 15000 eggs by mistake

Scrambled in translation? Norway Olympics team orders 15000 eggs by mistake

According to Norwegian newspaper Aftenposten , the chefs used Google Translate to request their order, but apparently something got lost in translation, and ten times the amount of eggs the caterer...

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More Than 300 Child Soldiers Freed in South Sudan

More Than 300 Child Soldiers Freed in South Sudan

They were officially disarmed and provided with civilian clothes as well as medical screenings. According to the United Nations mission, out of the 700 children screened and registered for release i...

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The desperate truth about chemical weapons in Syria

The desperate truth about chemical weapons in Syria

The region has seen an upsurge in violence since late December as Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, with support from Russian Federation and Iran-backed militants, has carried out military campaig...

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Omarosa Is Miss Congeniality on 'Celebrity Big Brother' Kickoff

Omarosa Is Miss Congeniality on 'Celebrity Big Brother' Kickoff

Don't give her access. "It's going to not be okay". " Big Brother: Celebrity Edition " airs tonight at 8pm on CBS2 and the three-night premiere event continues with a two-hour live eviction show on ...

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Syrian Regime Airstrikes Continue On Besieged Damascus Suburb

Syrian Regime Airstrikes Continue On Besieged Damascus Suburb

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said airstrikes pounded opposition-held suburbs east of Damascus on Tuesday, killing at least 35 people. "The United States supports the United Nations callin...

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South Korea's Moon to meet North Koreans on Saturday

South Korea's Moon to meet North Koreans on Saturday

While the White House denies a shift in policy, it has offered mixed messages on North Korea. North Korea has ruled out the possibility of talks with the United States during the Pyeongchang Winter ...

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Lewandowski Refuses to Testify Again to Congress, Democrat Says

Lewandowski Refuses to Testify Again to Congress, Democrat Says

The "interview with Stephen Bannon has been postponed at the Committee's initiative until next week", Mike Conway, Texas Republican and panel member, said in a statement. Lewandowski had been expected...

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North Korea sends clear message with missile parade on eve of Olympics

North Korea sends clear message with missile parade on eve of Olympics

The official didn't want to be named, citing office rules. "Kim declared that the military parade would show to the world that North Korea" has developed into a world-class military power". The pa...

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Chinese Police Are Using Facial Recognition Sunglasses for Surveillance

Chinese Police Are Using Facial Recognition Sunglasses for Surveillance

The devices have already helped catch seven people connected to major crimes, including hit-and-runs and human trafficking, along with 26 people who were using fake IDs. The rapid development of the t...

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Florida boy climbs into claw machine to retrieve toy and gets stuck

Florida boy climbs into claw machine to retrieve toy and gets stuck

Mason ended up getting the toys that he wanted, as well as a few others, before returning to eat dinner with his family. As his reward, Mason got three stuffed animals. Abernathy, made short work of...

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Funeral Held for Victim of East Ghouta Airstrikes

Funeral Held for Victim of East Ghouta Airstrikes

The army destroyed most of the missiles, it said, but did not give details of any damage or casualties. The death toll has risen from an initial report of 16 to around 70, including 18 children, acc...

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