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Iran: US, US Covering up War Crimes Committed by Saudi in Yemen

Iran: US, US Covering up War Crimes Committed by Saudi in Yemen

On Monday, Russia vetoed a UK-drafted resolution that would have pressured Iran over allegations of violating an arms embargo on Yemen. Britain, France, Germany and the United States urged Iran to "...

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Christian leaders to reopen Church of the Holy Sepulcher

Christian leaders to reopen Church of the Holy Sepulcher

A woman kisses the Stone of Unction, or Stone of Anointing, representing where the body of Jesus was prepared for burial after the crucifixion in the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem's Ol...

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Iran 'caught moving MISSILES into Syria' amid fears of imminent WAR

Iran 'caught moving MISSILES into Syria' amid fears of imminent WAR

His administration was left embarressed when an Israeli fighter jet was shot down after launching air strikes in Syria after an Iranian drone was said to have crossed over the border and into Isr...

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'Celebrity Big Brother': Omarosa Manigault Shares Her Plans After Joining CBS Show

'Celebrity Big Brother': Omarosa Manigault Shares Her Plans After Joining CBS Show

Talk then turned to the resignation of Trump's communications director Hope Hicks , news of which broke Wednesday night as Omarosa joined Colbert on his late-night talk show. Manigault-Newman also ...

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Pink Shirt Day promotes standing up to bullying

Pink Shirt Day promotes standing up to bullying

At one point, nearly all bullying took place in person. "I don't like being teased, everyone doesn't like being bullied". Kids respond so instinctively to real-time online conversations with frien...

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Saudi King Salman replaces top military commanders

Saudi King Salman replaces top military commanders

News of the sudden shake up was published by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA). In a statement to CNBC , the Saudi government said the sackings were "part of a normal rotation in line with the new Min...

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What do Champions League & Europa League changes mean for Scottish sides?

What do Champions League & Europa League changes mean for Scottish sides?

In a major overhaul of the qualifying system, the top four teams in Spain, England, Germany and Italy will now automatically qualify for the group stages of the Champions League . No one nation can h...

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Manafort pleads not guilty over money laundering conspiracy charges

Manafort pleads not guilty over money laundering conspiracy charges

The charges stem from Mueller's investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 US presidential election. The five new charges filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia are co...

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Public Knowledge Urges Americans to Demand Congress Restore FCC Net Neutrality Rules

Public Knowledge Urges Americans to Demand Congress Restore FCC Net Neutrality Rules

A bill has now been introduced in the Senate that would undo the FCC's repeal of net neutrality , but it faces nearly impossible odds in the House and with President Trump. Led by Republican FCC Ch...

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Ben Carson's HUD Spent $31000 on a Dining-Room Set for His Office

Ben Carson's HUD Spent $31000 on a Dining-Room Set for His Office

She alleged in the complaint that she was told to "find money" for the redecoration, despite it exceeding budgetary limits. Foster was allegedly told by a lawyer in HUD's Office of General Counsel...

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Parkland shooting survivor's father admits email changes in CNN spat

Parkland shooting survivor's father admits email changes in CNN spat

CNN insists Glenn Haab , the father of Marjory Stoneman Douglas junior Colton Haab , doctored emails to push a claim the network told his son what to say at the forum. Regardless of any possibl...

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Stacey Dash Files to Run for Congress

Stacey Dash Files to Run for Congress

She'll be running in California's 44th Congressional District as a challenger to Rep. Nanette Barragan , the Democrat who now holds the district that's been congressionally blue since 2012 . The 5...

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US intel says Florida among seven states hacked by Russian operatives

US intel says Florida among seven states hacked by Russian operatives

Three intelligence sources told NBC that the states whose databases or websites were compromised are Alaska, Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Texas and Wisconsin . Homeland Security again says...

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Supreme Court rejects bond hearings for detained non-citizens

Supreme Court rejects bond hearings for detained non-citizens

Dreeben told the court that Microsoft voluntarily moved the emails to a server in Ireland and could just as easily retrieve them. Chief Justice John Roberts was relatively unsympathetic to the com...

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Prezzo to close 100 restaurants - HUNDREDS of jobs at risk

Prezzo to close 100 restaurants - HUNDREDS of jobs at risk

The chain, which employs about 4,500 people, would seek rent reductions on others under a tool known as a company voluntary arrangement. The chain, which numbers 300 branches in the United Kingdom, ...

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Saudi king shakes up military and security leadership

Saudi king shakes up military and security leadership

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ventures overseas seeking foreign support and investment for his 2030 Vision, with his first stop in London. "The applicant's height must also not be less than...

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Shankaracharya Jayendra Saraswathi dies at 82

Shankaracharya Jayendra Saraswathi dies at 82

The mutts - located in the towns of Puri, Dwarka, Badrinath, Sringeri and Kanchipuram - were meant to protect and propagate Sankara's philosophy, with the head of each taking on the title of "Sankar...

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Conservatives pledge to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital if elected in 2019

Conservatives pledge to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital if elected in 2019

Senior officials at the foreign ministry told The Nation that Pakistan had contacted the Muslim-majority countries, seeking their support against the controversial USA decision that could threaten ...

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Elphinstone Road gets a new foot-over bridge constructed by Indian Army

Elphinstone Road gets a new foot-over bridge constructed by Indian Army

But the government will have to be pro-active in ensuring the upkeep of these and other foot over bridges in Mumbai and conduct regular audits to avoid Elphinstone Road like incident in future. The ...

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George W Bush joins crowds mourning Billy Graham in North Carolina

George W Bush joins crowds mourning Billy Graham in North Carolina

Bush, Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton and Barack Obama. He passed away at his home in Montreat, North Carolina , at the age of 99. Obama tweeted last week after that Graham was "was a humble servant who p...

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South African finance minister - Budget may not stave off downgrades

South African finance minister - Budget may not stave off downgrades

South Africa's new president, Cyril Ramaphosa , has made substantial changes in his cabinet, which on Tuesday he described as a transitional team that would take the country to the next general ele...

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Oakland mayor warns residents of possible ICE raids

Oakland mayor warns residents of possible ICE raids

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, known as ICE, did not directly address Schaaf's comments or reports that several immigrants were arrested Sunday in a handful of cities in the region, whi...

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Some Sunshine Arrives To Start The Work Week

Some Sunshine Arrives To Start The Work Week

Sunshine today pushed temperatures into the 60s with more 60s to follow on Tuesday . Highs will make it to the upper 50s with sunny skies Friday afternoon. Skies clear again this morning and temp...

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Rick Gates Must Have Some Good Dirt for Mueller to Drop Charges

Rick Gates Must Have Some Good Dirt for Mueller to Drop Charges

The one man who presumably knows the most about the inner workings of the campaign's workings, former campaign chairman Paul Manafort , remains tight-lipped despite the bevvy of fraud, money launde...

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Seed Vault marks 10th anniversary with 70000 new samples

Seed Vault marks 10th anniversary with 70000 new samples

The vault was constructed under the thick Arctic permafrost to provide a fail-safe cooling system in case there is no electricity to run the powered chillers. No seeds were damaged, but the Norwegia...

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Massive win for BJD in bypoll to influence 2019, says Naveen Patnaik

Massive win for BJD in bypoll to influence 2019, says Naveen Patnaik

While the electoral fate of a total of 13 candidates were sealed in the EVMs, it appeared to be a triangular contest among nominees of the ruling BJD , the Congress and the BJP . Congress , on the...

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Kirk Cousins to the Minnesota Vikings Heating Up

Kirk Cousins to the Minnesota Vikings Heating Up

The Vikings have given no indication what they plan to do with Bradford, who was their backup quarterback for both playoff games - not Bridgewater, their 2014 first-round draft pick. By NFL rules, t...

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Child Sobs As Turkish President Promises To 'Honor' Her Over Martyrdom

Child Sobs As Turkish President Promises To 'Honor' Her Over Martyrdom

Erdogan is accompanied by a group of Turkish businessmen and investors to participate in the Turkish-Algerian Business Forum which will be held in Algiers on Tuesday. Erdogan is expected to hold tal...

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Russia Vetoes UN Anti-Iran Resolution on Yemen

Russia Vetoes UN Anti-Iran Resolution on Yemen

A resolution needs nine votes in favor and no vetoes by Russia , China, the United States, France or Britain to pass. Earlier in the day, the UK-drafted resolution , prolonging the sanctions aga...

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BSE waives transaction fees for stocks in benchmark index

BSE waives transaction fees for stocks in benchmark index

The BSE Sensex was quoting 164.69 points or 0.48 percent up to 34,610.44 in early morning trade. The gauge has gained 626.25 points in the previous two sessions. On BSE, Maruti Suzuki India (3.41%), T...

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ECP moved against PML-N's registration under Nawaz's name

ECP moved against PML-N's registration under Nawaz's name

The PPP leader also said that it was easier to talk to PML-N former chief Nawaz Sharif than to Shehbaz . On February 21, the Supreme Court barred Nawaz from being the head of the PML-N by strikin...

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Keep Your Heart's Health With Two Great Diets

Keep Your Heart's Health With Two Great Diets

Medical scientists in Italy signed up 118 people around the age of 50, majority women, to follow one of the reduced-calorie diets for three months, and then switch to the other for another three. In a...

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New Zealand Prime Minister endures

New Zealand Prime Minister endures "creepy" sexist interview with 60 Minutes journalist

While the USA ultimately failed to put its first female president in place, over in New Zealand , the country's prime minister, Jacinda Ardern , has been guiding the country since last October, foll...

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Row over assault of chief secy intensifies

Row over assault of chief secy intensifies

Amid all the chaos, a senior government official has stated that the Delhi government is mulling live streaming of all the official meetings in the wake of the allegation. IAS Joint Forum spokesperson...

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Prosecutors demand 30-year-jail for former South Korean President Park

Prosecutors demand 30-year-jail for former South Korean President Park

Park was involved in an elaborate corruption scandal that included influence peddling, abuse of authority, extortion to major corporations and embezzlement of public funds. "What the prosecution is de...

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Crude oil prices dip in anticipation of inventory data release

Crude oil prices dip in anticipation of inventory data release

Traders said oil prices declined on concerns of a slowdown in the global economy after China reported on Wednesday that factory growth in February was at its lowest since July 2016. And U.S. oil p...

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Campaigning ends for Meghalaya polls

Campaigning ends for Meghalaya polls

Meanwhile, Azad praised Chief Minister Mukul Sangma for his "extraordinary work", the senior politician, who is the leader of the opposition in the Rajya Sabha, said he was "100 percent confident abou...

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Storm Emma to bring MORE heavy snow to United Kingdom on THURSDAY

Storm Emma to bring MORE heavy snow to United Kingdom on THURSDAY

The Met Office detailed forecast says: " Snow showers will bring variable snow cover, but parts of northeast England and Scotland are expected to see the most frequent snow showers from Wednesday ...

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North Korea Is Willing to Talk With US, South's Leader Says

North Korea Is Willing to Talk With US, South's Leader Says

After months of tension with the North Korean leader showing off his nuclear prowess and President Trump showing he would take no nonsense from Kim, the first sign of peace was revealed in Pyeongch...

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Korea controversial official enters South to join Olympics event

Korea controversial official enters South to join Olympics event

Kim's comment comes amid a new round of U.S. sanctions against North Korea and sharp words from President Donald Trump, who suggested if the sanctions were ineffective, the USA would be forced to ente...

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