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Winter Olympics: North Carolina's Griffin scores Korea's first women's hockey goal

Winter Olympics: North Carolina's Griffin scores Korea's first women's hockey goal

Also in January, South Korean president Moon Jae-in declared the Japan-South Korea agreement on the Comfort Women problem was a "farce" and announced his intention to demand Japan to pay JPY1 bi...

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Cross River contingent arrives Brazil for 2018 Rio Carnival

Cross River contingent arrives Brazil for 2018 Rio Carnival

Temer announced the intervention on Friday morning, deploying troops to the city and asserting that the Armed Forces, not the police, are now responsible for combatting crime in Rio de Janeiro. "The...

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Allegations that Corbyn was Soviet informer 'like a bad Bond movie'

Allegations that Corbyn was Soviet informer 'like a bad Bond movie'

The ex-spy, who was thrown out of Britain in 1989, said: "Corbyn was recruited". This week, right-leaning British tabloids like The Express and The Daily Mailhave published articles detailing how, i...

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Terrorist who murdered 3 family members gets 4 life sentences

Terrorist who murdered 3 family members gets 4 life sentences

The terrorist convicted of murdering three members of an Israeli family as they sat around their Shabbat table in the settlement of Halamish was given four life sentences. A neighbor, a soldier in the...

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State asks Centre for Rs 200 crore as hailstorm comp

State asks Centre for Rs 200 crore as hailstorm comp

Chana is the main crop that stands to be affected most as it was nearly ready for harvesting. As per the officials of agriculture department, reports from further 10 districts are likely to come unti...

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Rep. Cramer officially launches North Dakota Senate bid

Rep. Cramer officially launches North Dakota Senate bid

When then-White House press secretary Sean Spicer came under fire for favorably comparing Hitler to Syrian President Bashar Assad, saying, "You had someone who was as despicable as Hitler who didn't e...

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Mueller Flips Gates - One More Cooperating Witness in the Trump-Russia Probe

Mueller Flips Gates - One More Cooperating Witness in the Trump-Russia Probe

A report in The Wall Street Journal a year ago said investigators from the office of New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman were examining loans Manafort obtained in connection with various real ...

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Teen charged with murder, assault in Kentucky high school shooting

Teen charged with murder, assault in Kentucky high school shooting

State Police released a short statement on Friday afternoon. A Marshall County Grand Jury returned an indictment on Tuesday, charging Parker with two counts of murder and 14 counts of first degree a...

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Iranian President Rouhani meets PM Modi, President Kovind in New Delhi

Iranian President Rouhani meets PM Modi, President Kovind in New Delhi

On his first visit after assuming office in 2013, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani , who arrived in Hyderabad for a three-day India trip, will hold talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New...

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Magnitude 7.5 quake hits southern Mexico

Magnitude 7.5 quake hits southern Mexico

On the north side of the city, Julia Hernandez said she felt like she was "in a boat" as the ground swayed beneath her feet. The company's biggest refinery in the city of Salina Cruz, located along ...

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Injured Halep pulls out after reaching Qatar Open semi-finals

Injured Halep pulls out after reaching Qatar Open semi-finals

Australian Open champion Wozniacki won the encounter 7-5, 6-1, but she complained to the chair umpire that her life was being made unnecessarily hard because of Niculescu's dodgy gamesmanship. After s...

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Rahul constitutes Steering Committee for Plenary Session

Rahul constitutes Steering Committee for Plenary Session

The coming session will ratify Rahul Gandhi's appointment as party chief. File image of Congress president Rahul Gandhi. The steering committee is formed ahead of the All India Congress Committe...

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US urges Ankara to refocus its Syria fight against IS

US urges Ankara to refocus its Syria fight against IS

The meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu , who translated, was highly unusual because Tillerson reportedly wasn't accompanied by an American...

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Smith & Wesson Made the Assault Rifle Used in Florida School Massacre

Smith & Wesson Made the Assault Rifle Used in Florida School Massacre

It calls it a precursor for midterm elections in 2018, which it hopes will turn the tide in gun politics. Yet, in Florida, more red tape stands in the way of you owning what fits in the palm of yo...

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President Trump Honors Those Killed In Florida School Massacre

President Trump Honors Those Killed In Florida School Massacre

Thursday following the school shooting in Parkland, Florida that claimed the lives of at least 17 people: Do something . Vice President Mike Pence says the mass shooting at a Florida school is "e...

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Turkey Gives Life Prison Terms To Journalists For Alleged Coup Ties

Turkey Gives Life Prison Terms To Journalists For Alleged Coup Ties

They were employed by Gulen-linked media organizations but have rejected the charges, denying any involvement in the coup attempt. The sentencing came on the same day that another Turkish court orde...

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Winter Olympics 2018: What to watch Wednesday, Feb

Winter Olympics 2018: What to watch Wednesday, Feb

Because numerous structures in the park are temporary ones, organizers feared that debris would be scattered all over the place. It's time for another week in PyeongChang , South Korea for the 2...

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Suspect in death of Tracy woman found by road says he 'snapped'

Suspect in death of Tracy woman found by road says he 'snapped'

The long-reaching interview also found Gross alleging he acted in self-defense, saying Cuesta came at him with a knife and he was forced to protect himself. "It's been a very, very challenging day and...

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Theater plays 'Fifty Shades Freed,' not 'Black Panther.' Viewers weren't having it.

Theater plays 'Fifty Shades Freed,' not 'Black Panther.' Viewers weren't having it.

The character, also known as T'Challa, debuted in print back in 1966 as part of the Fantastic 4 series. It seems American audiences were craving a black superhero as well . In particular, Le...

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Donald Trump's Florida Shooting Speech Didn't Mention Guns

Donald Trump's Florida Shooting Speech Didn't Mention Guns

An estimated 8,000 people gathered to remember the victims at the Thursday night vigil. Lori Alhadeff spoke Friday in a CNN interview before the funeral for her 14-year-old daughter Alyssa. Ashl...

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Would-Be Burglar Knocks Accomplice Out

Would-Be Burglar Knocks Accomplice Out

As one man steps up to the window and begins to smash it with the brick, his accomplice stands back and winds up for a throw. Taking an aim to break the glass door, the man ends up hurting his own par...

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Trump heading to Palm Beach, making plans to visit Parkland

Minoff's statement echoed a similar statements made by President Donald Trump in the aftermath of the shooting. Trump said the "entire nation, with one heavy heart, is praying for the victims a...

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Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott Appeared in a Snapchat Photo Together

Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott Appeared in a Snapchat Photo Together

In a post on his Snapchat, the rapper shared a selfie of the new parents sporting medical masks, E! reported . Before Stormi - who was given Travis Scott's real last name, Webster - was born,...

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Trump has not directed the Federal Bureau of Investigation to address Russian meddling in 2018

Trump has not directed the Federal Bureau of Investigation to address Russian meddling in 2018

Coats said North Korea's repeated statements that nuclear weapons were the basis for its survival suggest government leaders there "do not intend to negotiate them away". Russian Federation is al...

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After deadly Florida school shooting, Rep. Carbajal pushes for gun bill passage

After deadly Florida school shooting, Rep. Carbajal pushes for gun bill passage

A person close to accused gunman Nikolas Cruz called an Federal Bureau of Investigation tip line on January 5, 2018, to report concerns about him, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said in a st...

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Trump says Florida School Shooter was

Trump says Florida School Shooter was "mentally disturbed"

Police say he went to a Walmart, had a drink at a Subway outlet, then went to a McDonald's. But investigators said they have not confirmed any such ties. "This", the organization tweeted at 4:22 p.m...

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Canadian PM may not have official meet with Capt

Canadian PM may not have official meet with Capt

But he also pointed out that neither leader was a scion of political dynasties as Trudeau, whose father Pierre, was also a Canadian prime minister and Rahul Gandhi, president of India's main oppositio...

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Chants of 'no more guns' break out at Florida school shooting vigil

On Wednesday Nikolas Cruz walked into the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland and opened fire on students and teachers, Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel said. Jordan Jereb said hi...

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Florida school shooting revives debate over gun laws

In his address to the nation, President Donald Trump made no mention of the scourge of gun violence plaguing America and instead blamed mental health issues. In the segment, Alhadeff personalized ...

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Brown Says He Never Wrote His Resignation Letter

Brown Says He Never Wrote His Resignation Letter

The man says he only found out on Tuesday the woman was identifying him as the person who drove her to Brown's when CTV called him to fact-check her story. In the next, and last debate, set for the en...

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German-Turkish journalist Yucel has been freed, Berlin says

German-Turkish journalist Yucel has been freed, Berlin says

A German reporter detained in Turkey for more than a year was released from jail pending trial, even as six other journalists and newspaper employees were sentenced Friday to life imprisonment by ...

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Bangladesh gives names to Burma to begin Rohingya repatriation

Bangladesh gives names to Burma to begin Rohingya repatriation

The Rohingya have always been treated as outsiders in Myanmar, even though their families have lived in the country for generations. "The Myanmar side has cordially accepted the list", home minister...

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Highline College locked down for reports of gunfire on campus

Highline College locked down for reports of gunfire on campus

A warning went out to students about 9 a.m. on Friday. Police say they are now trying to determine whether shots were fired. Close doors. Close windows. The alert came just days after 17 students a...

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Contingent of troops sent to Saudi Arabia: ISPR

Contingent of troops sent to Saudi Arabia: ISPR

Pakistan already has around 1,180 troops in Saudi Arabia under a 1982 bilateral agreement. "Pakistan Army maintains bilateral security cooperation with many other Gulf Cooperation Council/regional cou...

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South Africa: Ramaphosa Can Restore Country's Voice, Democratic Leadership

South Africa: Ramaphosa Can Restore Country's Voice, Democratic Leadership

He said the cabinet must be resized, with only a few ministers retained. "We expect that strategic partnership between Russian Federation and South Africa will continue to evolve following the ina...

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Russians charged in Mueller investigation

Russians charged in Mueller investigation

Trump and disparaging Hillary Clinton", the indictment stated. The conspirators are alleged to have held rallies for and against president-elect Donald Trump on the same day in November, 2016. The...

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PKK/YPG terrorists 'neutralized' in Afrin operation, Turkish military says

PKK/YPG terrorists 'neutralized' in Afrin operation, Turkish military says

Speaking alongside Mevlut Cavusoglu , his Turkish counterpart, Mr Tillerson said the two countries had agreed a joint plan for addressing Ankara's concerns about the YPG and USA priorities on tac...

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Sports organizations speak out against sports betting legislation

Sports organizations speak out against sports betting legislation

The Virginia House of Representatives on Monday voted to overhaul the rate-setting process for Dominion, and included an amendment with additional limits and customer protections created to address th...

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Zuma resignation the 'direct result of EFF' activism - Malema

Zuma resignation the 'direct result of EFF' activism - Malema

He said his party would not take part in the election of new president so as not to legitimise a candidate put forward by the ruling ANC. "The speaker has been informed by Chief Justice Mogoeng Mog...

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Angela Merkel says she is 'curious' about the UK's Brexit negotiating position

Angela Merkel says she is 'curious' about the UK's Brexit negotiating position

But meeting that self-imposed deadline now seems unlikely to happen. Brexit-backers say any role for the court - which has become a symbol of lost sovereignty for euroskeptics - or other European U...

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