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Killeen police urge vigilance with packages after Austin incidents

Killeen police urge vigilance with packages after Austin incidents

Three mail bombs have exploded in Austin in the past two weeks, killing two and injuring two others. Manley said: 'We're not saying that we believe terrorism or hate is in play, but we absolutely ha...

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Marquette to play Harvard as No. 2 seed in NIT

Marquette to play Harvard as No. 2 seed in NIT

Junior guard Jake Lindsey said being able to play postseason basketball at home is the silver lining in missing the NCAA Tournament. That's no disrespect to the Sun Devils. Second-seeded Texas wil...

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PM Modi salutes bravery of CRPF jawans killed in Sukma attack

PM Modi salutes bravery of CRPF jawans killed in Sukma attack

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday saluted the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel, who were killed in a powerful improvised explosive device (IED) blast in Chhattisgarh's Sukma distr...

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Loyola Chicago Ramblers vs. Miami Hurricanes Betting Preview 03/15/18

Loyola Chicago Ramblers vs. Miami Hurricanes Betting Preview 03/15/18

Juniors Clayton Custer and Marques Townes and senior Donte Ingram will be the key players for Loyola . Loyola played one true "step-up-in-class" game all year. This is Loyola's first NCAA Tournamen...

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Corbyn's man slammed for attack on security services over poisoning

Corbyn's man slammed for attack on security services over poisoning

But Mr Corbyn's spokesman appeared to back the move, saying: "The right approach is to seek the evidence, to follow global treaties, particularly in relation to prohibited chemical weapons". "So, I th...

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Jim Bowen, host of Bullseye TV gameshow, dies aged 80

Jim Bowen, host of Bullseye TV gameshow, dies aged 80

The show had various rounds, with the first, Bully's Category Board, seeing one contestant choose a topic, with their dary-playing teammate attempting to hit that one on the board to earn a cash bonus...

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Fox News Sued by Seth Rich's Parents Over

Fox News Sued by Seth Rich's Parents Over "Exploitation" of His Death

The article linked Rich to the leak of the emails to WikiLeaks , but the US intelligence community said in October 2016 that the Russian government was behind the hacks. As a practical matter, lawsui...

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2 policemen killed in S. Afghan vehicle bombing

2 policemen killed in S. Afghan vehicle bombing

However, questions about Washington's willingness and capacity to negotiate have been raised by former officials and experts, some citing departing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's decision a year a...

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Palestinian PM unharmed in Gaza bombing

Palestinian PM unharmed in Gaza bombing

While the Palestinian prime minister escaped the blast unscathed, six others were reportedly injured. So far, no group has claimed responsibility for the action. The Palestinian Authority (PA) was...

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Thousands stream out of Syrian rebel enclave as army advances

Thousands stream out of Syrian rebel enclave as army advances

More than 1,200 people have been killed since pro-government forces launched their assault on eastern Ghouta more than three weeks ago. The government and rebels have traded accusations over who is ...

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Telugu voters defeated BJP in Gorakhpur?

Telugu voters defeated BJP in Gorakhpur?

Party strategists questioned the perception that the Congress was the worst loser in these elections, with its candidates losing their deposits. The Araria victory will further stamp the influence o...

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Nobel victor hospitalized in USA, wife found dead

Nobel victor hospitalized in USA, wife found dead

The sheriff's department said foul play is not suspected, but wouldn't discuss autopsy results. The Ogle County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that deputies found 80-year-old Sumire Negis...

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Cong MLA hurls mic at BJP leader, three MLAs suspended

Cong MLA hurls mic at BJP leader, three MLAs suspended

As both Congress and BJP members started shouting, Dudhat rushed to the front while exchanging heated words with BJP MLA Jagdish Panchal . When he allegedly tried to pull out a mic, he was forced out...

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Threat Causes Lockdown At Atlantic City High School

Threat Causes Lockdown At Atlantic City High School

According to San Leandro Unified School District Superintendent Mike McLaughlin, the school will be closed Thursday as a precaution. Students from San Leandro High School in San Leandro, California ...

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March 14 NCAA Tournament roundup: Syracuse, Texas Southern advance

March 14 NCAA Tournament roundup: Syracuse, Texas Southern advance

Jefferson scored a game-high 25 points, eight rebounds and three assists. The Tigers allowed 79.7 points per game. Reed rounded out the rest of his stat sheet, finishing the game with eight rebounds ...

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Pikeville officer shot, killed; search underway for suspect

Pikeville officer shot, killed; search underway for suspect

Hamilton, a 12-year veteran of the police force, was with a Kentucky State Police trooper were conducting a criminal patrol in the Hurricane Creek area of Pike County when shots rang out. Along with...

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Trump could hit China with tariffs in intellectual property dispute next week

Trump could hit China with tariffs in intellectual property dispute next week

The EU says the best way forward would be for the United States to cooperate in trying to reduce a glut of steel and aluminum on worldwide markets, which analysts say is largely due to China's o...

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Man arrested in connection with SUNY Binghamton student's death

Man arrested in connection with SUNY Binghamton student's death

An autopsy on Saturday ruled Anderson's death a homicide, but no further details were given. A statement by police revealed that they suspected that Tercero left the country by "international air trav...

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South Korean ex-president Lee Myung-bak questioned on graft

South Korean ex-president Lee Myung-bak questioned on graft

The conservative Lee, who served as president from 2008 to 2013, publicly apologized when he arrived at the Seoul Central District Office for questioning. Before he entered the prosecutors' office, Le...

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US House passes Bill to help schools combat gun violence

US House passes Bill to help schools combat gun violence

The measure notably contains zero gun-related provisions. The vote marks the first gun-related action by Congress since the February 14 attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, F...

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House rejects experimental drug bill

House rejects experimental drug bill

Right-to-try advocates say the legislation - by simplifying and shortening the process for obtaining unapproved drugs and by expanding and clarifying the liability protection - would encourage more ...

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Dutton considers refugee visas for 'persecuted' white South Africa farmers

Dutton considers refugee visas for 'persecuted' white South Africa farmers

Australian home affairs minister Peter Dutton says that his department is considering fast-tracking the visas of white South African farmers looking to emigrate to Australia, because the group deserve...

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Fake shooting report was a 'swatting' call

Fake shooting report was a 'swatting' call

Northwestern University has issued an all-clear after police determined a report of shots fired at a graduate dorm on its main campus in Evanston in the USA state of IL was a hoax. Remain sheltered or...

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Stormy Daniels Launches Crowdfunding Drive To Finance Trump Lawsuit

Stormy Daniels Launches Crowdfunding Drive To Finance Trump Lawsuit

While this doesn't guarantee that Trump knew about the payoff to keep Daniels quiet, the mounting evidence that the NDA exists - which is what Jimmy Kimmel recently tried so hard to get Daniels to p...

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Chinese reporter's spectacular eye-roll sparks viral memes and censorship

Chinese reporter's spectacular eye-roll sparks viral memes and censorship

Reporter named, Zhang Huijan, a Shanghai-based financial journalist, clad in red. Liang Xiangyi , a TV reporter from financial news outlet Yicai, seemed to find a fellow journalist's long-winded qu...

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Canada, Mexico Stick to Nafta Plan After Trump's Tariff Reprieve

Canada, Mexico Stick to Nafta Plan After Trump's Tariff Reprieve

He spoke to teporters and a group of ArcelorMittal Dofasco employees after touring one of the steel maker's steel galvanizing mills in Hamilton. In a phone call from the smelter town, Trudeau thanke...

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Maran brothers, others discharged in illegal telephone exchange case

Maran brothers, others discharged in illegal telephone exchange case

On the other hand, the prosecution has said there is prima facie material to proceed against them and wants the court to dismiss the discharge petitions. Five others have also been discharged in the...

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Oklahoma uses nitrogen gas for execution

Oklahoma uses nitrogen gas for execution

State officials are announcing a plan to develop new execution protocol using gas inhalation after three consecutive years have passed without an execution in Oklahoma amid controversy over lethal inj...

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We failed to understand the impact of SP-BSP deal: Yogi

We failed to understand the impact of SP-BSP deal: Yogi

The Samajwadi Party today strengthened its grip over Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha seats with latest trends showing its candidates establishing sizeable leads over their neares...

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The US is far from being the world's happiest country

The US is far from being the world's happiest country

Norway, last year's victor, came in second place in the 2018 report . In the latest edition of the UN's World Happiness Report , Finland tops 155 other countries when it comes to well-being, as me...

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Giants Sign Running Back Jonathan Stewart

Giants Sign Running Back Jonathan Stewart

Wayne Gallman and Paul Perkins are also on the roster. The deal is reportedly worth up to $8.4 million and includes $2.95 million in guarantees. "I've got a lot left". Stewart's signing shouldn'...

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Theresa May welcomes Facebook decision to remove Britain First page

Theresa May welcomes Facebook decision to remove Britain First page

In the latest part of its clean-up exercise, Facebook has removed pages of the far-right, anti-Islamic group Britain First. Britain First, whose official Facebook page amassed more than 2 million ...

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UConn women top overall seed in NCAA tourney

UConn women top overall seed in NCAA tourney

Two players in the top 30 of Jonathan Wasserman of Bleacher Report's latest National Basketball Association draft big board will be taking part in the NIT this year. "I would imagine Notre Dame had ...

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Seven dead, over a dozen injured in explosion in Raiwind

Seven dead, over a dozen injured in explosion in Raiwind

Dr. Haider Ashraf, Lahore police chief, told reporters 10 police personnel were injured, including a senior official. Initial reports suggested, a motorbike was used in the blast, he said, adding ...

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Turkish forces 'surround' Syrian Kurdish city

Turkish forces 'surround' Syrian Kurdish city

Redur Xelil, head of foreign relations for the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), of which the Kurdish YPG forces are the leading component, said in an online statement that Turkey was conducting a pol...

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FBI's McCabe Expected to Be Fired This Week

FBI's McCabe Expected to Be Fired This Week

Trump's statements about McCabe put pressure on Sessions to fire him, and would create an appearance of impropriety even if Sessions' decision to fire McCabe were backed by a formal recommendation. Ho...

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Met Office issues snow and ice alert for Tayside

Met Office issues snow and ice alert for Tayside

A snow warning for the South-east of England has been issued by the Met Office for Sunday (March 18). Just when you thought it was safe to go back outside, another coating of snow is set to blanket...

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Forecast: Warm and windy today in the Omaha area

Forecast: Warm and windy today in the Omaha area

Northwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 20 miles per hour. Friday: Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Northeast winds 10 to 20 miles per hour gusting to 30 miles...

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Hillary Clinton Criticized After Saying Trump Voters Supported a 'Backwards' Agenda

Hillary Clinton Criticized After Saying Trump Voters Supported a 'Backwards' Agenda

I may not have agreed with their choice, but I certainly respect them. "What that map doesn't show you is that I won the places that won two thirds of America's Gross Domestic product". "We need leade...

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India inaugurates mega solar project

India inaugurates mega solar project

A report by clean energy consultant Mercom released last week said India's solar industry had more than doubled its fundraising to USA $10 billion in 2017, but warned that activity was likely to slo...

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