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England call up Overton for New Zealand ODIs

England call up Overton for New Zealand ODIs

England coach Trevor Bayliss has called for an end to T20 worldwide cricket. Batsmen should be on top once again at the Eden Park. It is not the first time Bayliss has made such a suggestion and ...

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Ice Hockey: Norway beat Slovenia in first win since Lillehammer

Ice Hockey: Norway beat Slovenia in first win since Lillehammer

Slovenian ice hockey player Žiga Jeglič has become the third athlete to fail a drug test during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games, it has been announced. The win means the Norwegians, the ...

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'Shame on you,' survivor tells President Trump

'Shame on you,' survivor tells President Trump

They want other protests to happen simultaneously in other cities on the same day. Junior Cameron Kasky says "we are losing our lives while the adults are playing around", referring to lawmakers ...

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Patrick Brown on hand to open local candidate's campaign headquarters

Patrick Brown on hand to open local candidate's campaign headquarters

Brown has spent the last few weeks clearing his name of those allegations, which he says hit him like a ton of bricks. "Our membership has gone from 12,000, and whether it's 145,000 or 180,000 or 20...

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Donald Trump denies allegation of forcible kissing woman

Donald Trump denies allegation of forcible kissing woman

Ms Crooks was working as a receptionist for a company on the 24th floor of New York's Trump Tower in 2006, aged 22, and she would see the businessman regularly as he took the lift up to his residence....

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Eastern Ghouta, Syria reduced to ruins by Assad regime

Eastern Ghouta, Syria reduced to ruins by Assad regime

There are nearly 400,000 people in Eastern Ghouta , the largest opposition stronghold left near the capital, according to the UN. Fresh air strikes on Tuesday morning killed at least 50 civilians, ...

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Michael Gove announces farm inspection review

Michael Gove announces farm inspection review

He said leaving the European Union would for the first time in decades allow policy design free from Brussels influence, and promised to give farmers and consumers more say in Whitehall decision-mak...

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The face of Trump Dating is a convicted sex offender

The face of Trump Dating is a convicted sex offender

The site has gotten some media coverage recently, primarily because it's created to serve only straight people, letting people sign up only if they choose "straight man" or "straight woman" at the o...

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Guns mean more than kids

Guns mean more than kids

I see no difference between these people, the Las Vegas shooter, the bigots, white or black supremacists and ISIS when their goals are obvious violence and intimidation of our populace. There are som...

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Mayor Cites JFK Assassination, Demands NRA Cancel Upcoming Convention in Dallas

Mayor Cites JFK Assassination, Demands NRA Cancel Upcoming Convention in Dallas

The NRA is scheduled to host their annual meeting at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention center in Dallas this May. Caraway says the May event is not appropriate following the Florida school shooing...

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Abbas calls for Middle East peace conference by middle of year

Abbas calls for Middle East peace conference by middle of year

There is broad worldwide consensus that the issue of Jerusalem's status should be resolved mutually toward the very end of negotiations. Katz attributed the population surge to the support of Trump'...

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Mueller interested in Kushner's attempts to secure foreign financing

Mueller interested in Kushner's attempts to secure foreign financing

One week after Trump's election Kushner met the chairman and executives of Anbang Insurance, the Chinese group which owns the Waldorf Astoria in New York, according to the New York Times . In particu...

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Cannizaro out as MSU baseball coach

Cannizaro out as MSU baseball coach

The Bulldogs in his lone season as coach won 40 games and reached the Super Regional round of the NCAA tournament and lost to LSU. The Bulldogs embark on a 12-day, nine game road trip beginning Wedn...

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Will Trae Young and Oklahoma Miss the NCAA Tournament?

Will Trae Young and Oklahoma Miss the NCAA Tournament?

KU's lack of depth has proven to be one of the team's weaknesses this season. If Kansas beats Oklahoma and the Red Raiders lose in Stillwater on Wednesday, the Jayhawks could actually go to Lubb...

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Arkansas High Schools Receive

Arkansas High Schools Receive "Copycat" Threats Following Florida Shooting

Police did not release the names of the male students who were arrested as they are juveniles, but both have been charged with intimidation, a level 6 felony. "It's unfortunate, but we always learn so...

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Volcanic blast reshaped 'lava dome' summit of Indonesia's Mount Sinabung

Volcanic blast reshaped 'lava dome' summit of Indonesia's Mount Sinabung

A few airports in the region have been closed after the volcano exploded and Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, a spokesman for Indonesia's Disaster Agency, said that the eruption also brought with it multiple...

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Delhi Chief Secy meets Rajnath Singh

Delhi Chief Secy meets Rajnath Singh

According to police sources, the complaint has been registered under sections that include assault on public servant, voluntarily causing hurt, obstructing a public servant from performing his duty an...

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Complaint: California Assemblywoman asked staffer to play spin the bottle

Complaint: California Assemblywoman asked staffer to play spin the bottle

The complaint with the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing was filed by David Kernick, a 38-year-old former Marine. Politico reported that Kernick claims he was sacked from hi...

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Dozens of Russians wounded in Syria: Russian FM

Dozens of Russians wounded in Syria: Russian FM

The Foreign Ministry had previously said that five Russians nationals may have been killed in the same clash and dismissed media reports of a higher death toll as "disinformation". "So, whatever happe...

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MEA urges Maldives govt to implement SC order, abstain from extending emergency

MEA urges Maldives govt to implement SC order, abstain from extending emergency

A decision will be announced soon. President Yameen on Monday requested the parliament to extend the state of emergency by 30 days due to the present threat to national security and a constitutional...

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Record warmth this week

Record warmth this week

While the north-central deals with snow, repeated rainfall over already saturated ground may lead to flooding from the Great Lakes region to eastern Texas. Lows near 30 degrees are forecast. The fre...

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Japanese man given custody of 13 surrogate kids

Japanese man given custody of 13 surrogate kids

Thai officials also told the court they visited Cambodia and Japan and found the man had enough facilities to bring up the 13 children. Sam Everingham is global director for Families Through Surrogacy...

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UNICEF Says 1 Million Babies Die The Day They're Born

UNICEF Says 1 Million Babies Die The Day They're Born

The study, which found the number of newborn deaths in India was one of the highest in the world, says the causes of such deaths are preventable and treatable as 80 per cent of these fatalities happen...

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Brexit will not make us a Mad Max dystopia, David Davis says

Brexit will not make us a Mad Max dystopia, David Davis says

Much has been made, for example, of the prospect of a UK-US trade deal that could see chlorinated chickens from the US - now barred from Europe - being accepted in Britain. "Such mutual recognitio...

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No Chinese warships near Maldives: Indian Navy refutes Chinese reports

No Chinese warships near Maldives: Indian Navy refutes Chinese reports

The Chinese naval ships included an amphibious landing vessel, the report in mil.news.sina.com.cn said. About 10 days ago, the Chinese navy's "zhanlan 2018A" expedition team crossed the strait in In...

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Imran Khan marries for the third time

Imran Khan marries for the third time

This is the flamboyant Khan's third marriage and resulted in evoking a lot of reactions on social media. Read | Who is Bushra Maneka aka Pinki Pir? She was married to Khawar Farid Maneka, a senior...

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Iran told to recover cost of war in Syria

Iran told to recover cost of war in Syria

Zarif, however, claimed that Iran had sent military advisers to Syria to help the Syrian legitimate government in the fight against terrorism. The "Valdai Discussion Club" website aims to promote ...

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7th-grader shoots himself at Jackson Memorial Middle School in Stark County

7th-grader shoots himself at Jackson Memorial Middle School in Stark County

He added that all evening activities in the school district were canceled. Mom said she immediately called the police and found out that the lockdown at the school was very real. The middle school a...

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Man saws AR-15 in half to send message

Man saws AR-15 in half to send message

And since then over 400 people have been shot in over 200 school shootings , so I guess my words were just empty words in the spur of the moment. "Here we are, 17 more lives lost, so when do we c...

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Search continues for missing Uber/Lyft driver last seen in LA

Search continues for missing Uber/Lyft driver last seen in LA

Thiede has not been seen or heard from since, and his family is concerned for his safety, according to authorities. Joshua Thiede was found at Good Samaritan Hospital, according to broadcast reporte...

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Venezuela cryptocurrency to draw investment from Turkey, Qatar

Venezuela cryptocurrency to draw investment from Turkey, Qatar

Peru, the host country for the April gathering, uninvited Maduro after his government called an early presidential election to be held just over a week after the summit, and his supporters on the co...

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Ex-Netanyahu spokesman arrested in Israeli corruption probe

The arrests in the investigation dubbed "Case 4000" came just days after police recommended Netanyahu himself be indicted for bribery and fraud in other cases, known as "1000" and "2000". Two other su...

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Winter Olympics Medal Count & Leaderboard 2018

Winter Olympics Medal Count & Leaderboard 2018

Canada has four points over their first two games in Group A, and is the heavy favorite versus Korea Republic, a team that scored just one goal in its first two games of the Winter Games. "I think it...

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Significant rainfall on the way for Toronto, special weather statement in effect

Significant rainfall on the way for Toronto, special weather statement in effect

Rainfall Warnings are also in effect to the north including Owen Sound and the Blue Mountains. "Widespread fog is persisting this morning". According to the weather agency, a warm front brought by...

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Iraqi court sentences Turkish woman to death over joining Daesh terror group

Iraqi court sentences Turkish woman to death over joining Daesh terror group

A security official said Iraqi forces were pursuing the terrorists, who had disguised themselves in police uniforms to carry out the ambush. It said the clashes lasted for at least two hours and that ...

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Air New Zealand cancels flights as South Island hit by storm

Air New Zealand cancels flights as South Island hit by storm

Arriving at New Zealand, the storm first hit the zone between the North and South islands, whipping up waves up to 9 metres tall. The apple production hub that surrounds the city of Nelson is in the...

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Shares of India's government-owned banks still dropping as fraud impact widens

Shares of India's government-owned banks still dropping as fraud impact widens

The agency posted an official notice outside the branch, which the bank's second largest national outlet. Manoj Kharat, a Single Window Operator at PNB , and the retired employee Gokulnath Shetty w...

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Palestinians Attack Qatari Ambassador in Gaza, Hamas Apologizes

Palestinians Attack Qatari Ambassador in Gaza, Hamas Apologizes

The strikes were carried out in response to an explosive device that detonated on the Gaza border earlier Saturday, injuring 4 soldiers. News about a meeting held in Ramallah on Monday between Prime...

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Press drivers in Trump motorcade replaced after firearm found

Press vans broke off from the motorcade and went to a lounge at Palm Beach International airport. While Donald Trump discusses how to address the latest mass shooting at a school, the Secret Ser...

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White House supports better background checks

White House supports better background checks

The statement, from White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, came as people across the U.S. spoke out about the frequency of mass shootings after the tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Dougla...

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