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Cross border tension: 500 civilians shifted to safer place in Uri

Cross border tension: 500 civilians shifted to safer place in Uri

A statement issued by the Foreign Office said the deliberate targeting of civilian populated areas, especially children is indeed deplorable and contrary to human dignity, worldwide human rights and h...

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Rain to continue through weekend, flooding expected

Rain to continue through weekend, flooding expected

Saturday looks to have drizzle in the morning and then showers in the evening. Saturday will be cloudy with a 40% chance of scattered showers and a few possible thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with...

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Iran considering development of own cryptocurrency

Iran considering development of own cryptocurrency

Iran's ICT Minister Mohammad-Javad Azari Jahromi also declared on Wednesday that Iran's Post Bank is working on a locally-developed cryptocurrency , which needs to be tested by the ICT ministry....

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'Britain doesn't want Brexit to damage security relations with Europe'

'Britain doesn't want Brexit to damage security relations with Europe'

They represent less than a fifth of the 316 Conservative members of parliament, but after May lost her parliamentary majority in a snap election a year ago, she can not afford to alienate them, and sh...

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Angry Birds maker falls from on high

Angry Birds maker falls from on high

Finnish mobile games maker Rovio Entertainment Ltd set a price range on Friday for its planned listing that would value the maker of " Angry Birds " at up to $1.1 billion, well below potential value...

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North to send another senior delegation for Olympic closer

It was the first North Korean attack on a civilian area in South Korea since the end of the 1950-53 Korean War. Vice President Pence sat just a row away from the younger Kim and other senior North K...

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Takata Reaches Settlement With States Over Airbags

Takata Reaches Settlement With States Over Airbags

For the latest breaking news and stories from across the Tri-State, follow Eyewitness News on Facebook and Twitter . On Friday, a lawyer for TK Holdings said the company is on the verge of receiv...

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Despite Mueller indictments, many Republicans doubt Russian meddling happened

Despite Mueller indictments, many Republicans doubt Russian meddling happened

Trump has nursed a grudge against Sessions ever since the former Alabama senator made a decision to recuse himself from all Justice Department investigations into the 2016 campaign, including the ongo...

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Lorde Responds to Jack Antonoff Relationship Rumors: 'Guys, No!'

Lorde Responds to Jack Antonoff Relationship Rumors: 'Guys, No!'

One fan brought the juice, asking: "Did you date Jack? ". The " Green Light " singer went live on Instagram on Friday (23.02.18) to chat to her fans, and during her stream she commented on growin...

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Calipari Says Kentucky Not Associated with Agent

Calipari Says Kentucky Not Associated with Agent

Calipari said his staff had no involvement with Andy Miller and the sports agency that has been investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Knox had his name appear in a document provided t...

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Manafort and Gates face new charges

Manafort and Gates face new charges

Rick Gates , a former adviser for President Donald Trump's campaign, filed a motion with the court in an effort to take his children on a spring break trip to Boston. The first is conspiracy against...

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Russia Parades Advanced Military Fighters in Syria

Russia Parades Advanced Military Fighters in Syria

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and other USA military officials have repeatedly said that US military commanders were in contact with their Russian counterparts at the time of the clash. Russian Preside...

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Trump expected to announce 'largest package of new sanctions' against North Korea

Trump expected to announce 'largest package of new sanctions' against North Korea

Trump also called for comprehensive background checks of gun buyers, ending the sale of "bump stocks" that increase the firepower of some weapons, and raising the age to buy assault-style rifles from ...

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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

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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