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Kerala tribal man lynched on suspicion of rice theft, mob click selfies

Kerala tribal man lynched on suspicion of rice theft, mob click selfies

Madhu died inside the police van while being taken to the police station. Condemning the incident, Marxist Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, who was busy with the State conference of the CPI (M) in T...

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Curling - US add to Canadian misery with semi-final win

Curling - US add to Canadian misery with semi-final win

So if, say, the US had two stones near the button, and the Swedes had a third stone on the outer boundaries of the house, the USA scores two. "I gave a scream for Matt (Hamilton ) to sweep, and it go...

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Hoosiers react to President Trump's suggestion to arm teachers

Hoosiers react to President Trump's suggestion to arm teachers

President Trump also tweeted about reports that he advocated giving guns to teachers in classrooms, clarifying what he meant by the suggestion. Trump suggested in a meeting with survivors of the P...

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President Trump tweets support for background checks, gun restrictions

President Trump tweets support for background checks, gun restrictions

Wayne LaPierre is the NRA's chief executive officer; Chris Cox is the group's chief lobbyist. He also appeared open to other proposals to "harden" schools, such as fortifying walls and limiting e...

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China's Geely is now Daimler's largest shareholder

China's Geely is now Daimler's largest shareholder

Sources told Reuters this month that Geely was buying Daimler shares as it seeks an alliance in electric vehicle technology - a response to Chinese requirements for more clean cars to be put on the ...

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'SHS' School Threat Hoax Prompts Concerns in Pennsylvania, Around Country

Many people in the area said they were concerned the threat was made against Shadle Park High School. Scottsdale police confirmed that the SHS threat many are seeing on social media, is not intended...

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Woman rescues preteen from kidnap attempt by pretending to be girl's mother

Woman rescues preteen from kidnap attempt by pretending to be girl's mother

A 12-year-old girl is safe after a stranger stepped in to stop a kidnapping in progress. "I was basically yelling, 'Let her go, ' so as soon as my voice changed, she let her go and Amy walked into my ...

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West Virginia teachers to continue strike over pay, benefits

West Virginia teachers to continue strike over pay, benefits

The strike started on Thursday. Teachers from all 55 counties throughout the state joined in the walk out, resulting in cancelation of all public schools throughout the state. The Pendleton County com...

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Trump admin to target N.Korea with new sanctions on Friday

Trump admin to target N.Korea with new sanctions on Friday

The U.S. Treasury Department announced on Friday what it said was its largest North Korea-related sanctions in a bid to disrupt North Korean shipping and trading companies and vessels and to further i...

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Florida officer who didn't enter school during shooting now has armed guards

Florida officer who didn't enter school during shooting now has armed guards

The debate on gun laws have intensified in the last few years as mass shootings have become more commonplace. While talking to the media, Israel said Peterson's hesitation was an outlying action...

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"He's an angel": Dog protects 16-year-old during home invasion

A Washington state family says their German shepard became a hero when burglars violently broke into their home Wednesday afternoon. "If it wasn't for him, I feel like I wouldn't be standing here ri...

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Evacuation order lifted in Brantford

The National Weather Service is still forecasting an additional 2-4 inches of rain through Sunday across much of the Ohio River valley. Strong to severe thunderstorms are also possible on Saturday w...

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Odisha Minister's kin attacked ahead of bypoll

Odisha Minister's kin attacked ahead of bypoll

The four injured have been admitted to the Burla Medical College reportedly. Police said the attackers, who would be around 30 to 40 in numbers, waylaid Susanta and his associates, who were travelli...

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Canadian women's hockey player apologizes for taking off silver medal

Canadian women's hockey player apologizes for taking off silver medal

The U.S. picked up the first goal of the night with just 25 seconds to go in the first period as Hilary Knight shot it past Shannon Szabados on the American's third power play of the game. After n...

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This bank will stop issuing NRA Visa cards

The Republican president, who has championed gun rights and was endorsed by the NRA during the 2016 campaign , said he would move quickly to tighten background checks for gun buyers and would consi...

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Syria: UN scrambles to vote on Ghouta ceasefire resolution

Syria: UN scrambles to vote on Ghouta ceasefire resolution

UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura has called again for an urgent ceasefire to relieve the "appalling suffering" of Syrian civilians by stopping the bombing there and the "indiscriminate" m...

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Spanish court issues arrest warrant for Catalan separatist

Spanish court issues arrest warrant for Catalan separatist

Judge Pablo Llarena issued the national arrest warrant after Anna Gabriel , the leader of the anti-establishment Popular Unity Candidature or CUP party, failed to appear at the Supreme Court Wednes...

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Mueller files new charges against Manafort and Gates

Paul Manafort , the one-time campaign manager to President Donald Trump , and longtime operative on behalf of Ukraine, is facing new charges in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation...

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District re-emphasizes

District re-emphasizes "no credibility" to Rancho Mirage High threat

The school board says that it is the result of ongoing police activity in the area but they stress that all students are safe. "Regarding the postings this week, we want to assure you that district an...

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18 killed by vehicle bombs in Somali capital

18 killed by vehicle bombs in Somali capital

Dr. Abdulkadir Abdirahman Adan told VOA's Somali service that another 20 people had been wounded. The second came close to parliament, the presidential palace and police headquarters - all of which ...

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Ivanka Trump receives red-carpet welcome for Olympic visit

Kim is widely blamed for a spate of attacks against the South including the torpedoing almost eight years ago of the Seoul's Cheonan corvette, with the loss of 46 lives. "President Moon also said out ...

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Internet hoax claims Florida shooting survivors are 'crisis actors'

Internet hoax claims Florida shooting survivors are 'crisis actors'

The difference came in the new video's description, where the uploader, who identified himself as "mike m" wrote, " DAVID HOGG THE ACTOR". "I want to show these people exactly what's going on when ...

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Wisconsin dairy owner among 3 killed when plane crashes

Wisconsin dairy owner among 3 killed when plane crashes

A Wisconsin dairy company says its owner and his son-in-law were among three people killed when a small plane crashed into a central in farm field. The plane was on its way from Indianapolis to Gree...

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School Shooting Survivors Confront Politicians at Florida Town Hall

School Shooting Survivors Confront Politicians at Florida Town Hall

Gov. Rick Scott's absence from the CNN town hall on gun reform and his potential refusal to propose an assault weapons ban will not be forgotten by Democratic U.S. It was filled with dramatic,...

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Trump upbeat on meeting with Australian PM

Trump upbeat on meeting with Australian PM

Mr Turnbull landed in Washington DC late on Wednesday night, around noon on Thursday in Australia, and went directly to meetings with Australian officials to prepare for meetings the next day with U.S...

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Borussia Dortmund's Michy Batshuayi alleges racist abuse by Atalanta fans

Borussia Dortmund's Michy Batshuayi alleges racist abuse by Atalanta fans

Borussia Dortmund head coach Peter Stoger believes that facing Arsenal in the Europa League would be "curious and funny". However, the controversy surrounding the fixture at the Stadio Atleti A...

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Lydia Ko falls out of contention at LPGA Thailand

Lydia Ko falls out of contention at LPGA Thailand

Korda expressed delight with her round on Friday. "It's awesome. I was just trying to give myself a chance. It was a pretty cool round". But the 21-year-old West Australian, already a three-time vic...

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Vehicle hits barrier near White House, placing White House on lockdown

Vehicle hits barrier near White House, placing White House on lockdown

According to the Secret Service, the white Chevrolet minivan drove into the checkpoint on the corner of E Street and 17th Street NW, southeast of the White House. The Secret Service tweets that the ve...

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Russian Federation blocks UNSC vote on cease-fire in Syria

Russian Federation blocks UNSC vote on cease-fire in Syria

A commander in the coalition fighting on behalf of Mr. Assad's government said that the bombing aims to prevent the rebels from targeting the eastern neighbourhoods of Damascus with mortars. "...

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Claire Foy & Stephen Campbell Moore Split - Months After His Brain Surgery

Claire Foy & Stephen Campbell Moore Split - Months After His Brain Surgery

Claire , 33, and Stephen's decision to split comes just one month after it was revealed the "Bank Job" actor had been forced to undergo surgery in 2016 when a benign tumour on his pituitary gland,...

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Pay more or get less, European Union leaders told at summit

Pay more or get less, European Union leaders told at summit

They are expected to tell the European Parliament that, as elected national leaders, they must have the final say on who is the next commission president in 2019. He said once the withdrawal treaty an...

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Missouri freshman Michael Porter Jr. cleared for basketball activities

Missouri freshman Michael Porter Jr. cleared for basketball activities

Last week, Martin said Thursday's doctor's visit would determine if Porter was physically cleared to resume practicing with the team. "He's a competitive player", Martin said. 1 overall pick before ...

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Man accused of stabbing 2-year-old son for 'keeping him awake'

Man accused of stabbing 2-year-old son for 'keeping him awake'

Authorities found the body of Mateo Garcia Aguayo in a trash bag with deep cuts to his throat Wednesday afternoon, the Chicago Tribune reported . The boy's wounds were so deep, he was almost deca...

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Kat West's husband Jeff West charged with her murder

Kat West's husband Jeff West charged with her murder

West was an adult performer who had a subscription-based website featuring racy photos. Kat West sold suggestive photos of herself using her online persona "Kitty Kat West". He added that West "didn...

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Kasatskina upsets Muguruza to reach Dubai final

Kasatskina upsets Muguruza to reach Dubai final

In the match against Osaka , Svitolina made 14 winnershow, made 23 unforced errors , scored 5 of the 7 break points, and twice allowed the competitor to take his serve. "It should be a good final, D...

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Wintry mix on Thursday, wet weekend ahead in MA

Wintry mix on Thursday, wet weekend ahead in MA

Thursday morning temperatures, however, were in the mid-30's, lessening the chance of freezing rain, meteorologist Doug Tilly said. Afternoon highs will warm into the 30s and 40s with some hints of s...

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Arrested After 14-Month-Long Probe Into Russian Embassy Cocaine Smuggling

Arrested After 14-Month-Long Probe Into Russian Embassy Cocaine Smuggling

She said the seizure of 389 kilograms of cocaine , more than 850 pounds, was made at a school on the grounds of the embassy in December 2016, leading to an investigation by Argentine border guards,...

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The US is no longer a nation of immigrants, apparently

The US is no longer a nation of immigrants, apparently

The new mission statement reverses the policy under former President Barack Obama, which described U.S. USCIS officials as receptionists for foreign customers, despite the danger of terrorism. A...

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Billy Graham will lie in honor in the Capitol Rotunda

Billy Graham will lie in honor in the Capitol Rotunda

The practice changed in 1998 when Congress voted to recognize two Capitol Police officers who died in the line of duty. The funeral at Graham's Charlotte headquarters will be held in a tent in the...

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School delays Friday, a winter storm expected Saturday

School delays Friday, a winter storm expected Saturday

Below average temperatures will dominate through at least next week as low pressure remains over the West. And, after Saturday , next week could bring more snow on Wednesday , but Kalin said it's ...

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