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Cambridge Analytica claims audit will confirm it deleted Facebook data

The information commissioner is investigating whether the firm improperly used data from some 50 million Facebook users to target voters with ads and political messages. BJP launched a scratching atta...

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China's Shift Away From Exports Provides Cushion Against Tariffs

China's Shift Away From Exports Provides Cushion Against Tariffs

The Chinese Ministry of Commerce on Friday said it was considering raising tariffs on 128 United States products bound for China, including fruits, nuts, wines, pork, and recycled aluminium, accor...

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Whyte calls out Wilder after dispatching Browne

Whyte calls out Wilder after dispatching Browne

He needed lengthy treatment on the canvas, with an oxygen mask placed on him before he was sat up in his corner. "He showed up and he tried but I knew this was going to happen", Whyte said in his post...

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U.S. getting very close to trade deal with S Korea

U.S. getting very close to trade deal with S Korea

Norway is not exempt from US tariffs on steel and aluminium, the Nordic country's foreign minister said on Friday. The tariffs, which are likely to be announced in conjunction with the implementat...

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Former Dolphins, Marlins Owner Wayne Huizenga Dies at Age 80

Former Dolphins, Marlins Owner Wayne Huizenga Dies at Age 80

But it was Huizenga's ownership of a trio of South Florida sports teams that made him a very public sports figure in the 1990s. He constructed a much-needed indoor facility at the team's training camp...

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Martin Luther King Jr's Granddaughter Appeals for 'Gun-Free World'

Martin Luther King Jr's Granddaughter Appeals for 'Gun-Free World'

In every USA state, students gathered to demand congressional action on gun control and school safety. There were more than 800 so-called "sibling marches" planned worldwide for this weekend in solida...

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United Kingdom regulators search Cambridge Analytica offices

United Kingdom regulators search Cambridge Analytica offices

A full explanation of the decision will be given on Tuesday, according to the court. Brittany Kaiser, a business development director at the company from 2014 until earlier this year, said in an int...

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Donald Trump removes NSA McMaster, replaces him with John Bolton

Donald Trump removes NSA McMaster, replaces him with John Bolton

Moreover, depending on how Bolton steers inter-agency debates, its easy to imagine his personality clashing with someone like Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, who remains one of the rare influential...

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Forecast: A Chilly Weekend Ahead

Forecast: A Chilly Weekend Ahead

There is a winter weather advisory for Person and Granville counties from 8 p.m. Saturday through 5 a.m. Sunday . There will likely be showers with a few thunderstorms possible. "There may be a f...

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Boy wounded in Maryland high school shooting out of hospital

Boy wounded in Maryland high school shooting out of hospital

We know the school is on lock down and the district says the "event is contained". But if Gaskill's shot stopped him, the deputy would be only the second resource officer to gun down an active school ...

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'It's not funny': 4 bomb threats at Hernando school

'It's not funny': 4 bomb threats at Hernando school

Douglas School officials they wanted to err on the side of safety - especially in light of the recent school shootings. Police are now helping law enforcement in that state in an effort to locate an...

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Pak in favour of resolving diplomats 'harassment row' : Envoy

Pak in favour of resolving diplomats 'harassment row' : Envoy

This is causing inconvenience and has affected normal functioning of the Mission", the person said. Four note verbale to the Ministry of External Affairs alleging specific incidents of harassment o...

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New 'Deadpool 2' trailer offers exciting new footage

New 'Deadpool 2' trailer offers exciting new footage

He calls this newly-formed superhero league, The X-Force. In the upcoming sequel, Wade Wilson ( Ryan Reynolds ) will face off against Cable ( Josh Brolin ), a futuristic freedom fighter with cyberne...

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Executive, corporation charged in Kan. boy's water slide death

Executive, corporation charged in Kan. boy's water slide death

Tyler Austin Miles, who was an operations director for Schlitterbahn, was booked into the Wyandotte County jail Friday and is being held on $50,000 bond. "He was conscientious and committed to providi...

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Ukraine lifts parliamentary immunity from pilot turned politician

Ukraine lifts parliamentary immunity from pilot turned politician

In Thursday's speech to lawmakers, Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko accused Savchenko of plotting an attack on parliament with hand grenades, automatic weapons, and even heavy mortars. She then lande...

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Leominster High School student charged with threat

Leominster High School student charged with threat

Students at Galion High School also participated in an assembly during the search. "Our demonstration honors and respects those who have perished and their families and loved ones", Breedlove explai...

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China expresses regret at USA move to file WTO challenge

China expresses regret at USA move to file WTO challenge

At the same time U.S. companies are not able to license intellectual property in China. At a time when USA wine exports have been slipping overall, there's been growth in exports to China, where a...

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Assam girl, set on fire after alleged gangrape, dies

Assam girl, set on fire after alleged gangrape, dies

When the minor girl was alone at her house, the three miscreants entered in the house and raped her. But died on her way to the Guwahati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH). "The juveniles then join...

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Peru's President Pedro resigns

Peru's President Pedro resigns

In December, lawmakers initiated the impeachment process over Kuczynski's ties to the Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht . "Faced with this hard situation that unfairly makes me appear guilty...

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USA stocks open higher despite trade war threat

USA stocks open higher despite trade war threat

The threat of a global trade war sent stock markets sliding and investors rushing for the safety of currencies like the yen and government bonds on Friday , after US President Donald Trump announced ...

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UAE end Zimbabwe's dream with narrow victory

UAE end Zimbabwe's dream with narrow victory

But a shock loss in front of their home fans means the victor of the match between Afghanistan and Ireland makes it to the final. In case of a tie in Friday's game, Ireland's net run rate (NRR) will d...

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Name clients and source of data, Centre tells Cambridge Analytica

Name clients and source of data, Centre tells Cambridge Analytica

The officials, who were let into the building by security guards, were seen checking books and papers through the windows of the second-floor offices on London's busy New Oxford Street, a Reuters wi...

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Fed up with Facebook? Here's how to protect your data

Fed up with Facebook? Here's how to protect your data

Facebook is mired in allegations that it has mishandled user data after reports that the political research company, Cambridge Analytica, obtained private data from users in violation of a 2...

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Sarkozy to appeal against curbs set over Gaddafi funding case

Sarkozy to appeal against curbs set over Gaddafi funding case

The Sarkozy investigation is France's most potentially explosive political financing scandal in decades. In his statement to investigating judges, he said evidence for the charges "did not exist"....

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Poisoned Russian Spy May Never Recover Mental Functions, British Judge Says

Poisoned Russian Spy May Never Recover Mental Functions, British Judge Says

European Union leaders recalled their envoy to Moscow in a symbolic protest. Leonid Rink, a chemist who served time for supplying a military-grade poison that was used to murder a Russian banker and h...

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Owen Smith gets sack over call for referendum

Owen Smith gets sack over call for referendum

Chuka Umunna said Mr Smith was "standing up for our principles" and asked: "What has happened to our party?" Warning of the danger that Labour could "sleepwalk" to "effectively supporting a soft ...

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Pennsylvania: Two firefighters killed in building collapse

Pennsylvania: Two firefighters killed in building collapse

They said the two firefighters injured in the collapse are doing well. Helfrich said people were organizing to assist the families of the firefighters. Anthony joined the York City Fire Department i...

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Season under way for Maquoketa Valley track teams

Season under way for Maquoketa Valley track teams

Freshman Jordan Stopak scored Boone Central/Newman Grove's only event victory, running 6:03.40 in the 1600 meter run. Few work harder at their craft than Kandoll, who spends the entire offseason doi...

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Pres. Trump says he is

Pres. Trump says he is "considering" veto of $1.3 trillion budget

Trump's veto threat contradicts what White House budget director Mick Mulvaney told reporters on Thursday. "I ask any member, any member of this House, to join me in the well if you've read this bil...

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Paul McCartney Joins New York #MarchForOurLives Rally in Memory of John Lennon

Paul McCartney Joins New York #MarchForOurLives Rally in Memory of John Lennon

Thousands of people took to the streets of New York City on Saturday to take part in the March for Our Lives rally for gun control - and Paul McCartney was one of them. While the March for Our Li...

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High Court refuses to interfere in JD(S) MLAs disqualification issue

High Court refuses to interfere in JD(S) MLAs disqualification issue

However, on the request of the ruling partys agent, the returning officer later allowed both candidates to vote once again by issuing them a fresh ballot paper, he alleged. However, Kumaraswamy had pr...

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Modi, Shah ask BJP MPs to expose Oppn-induced Parliament logjam

Modi, Shah ask BJP MPs to expose Oppn-induced Parliament logjam

Just days after Telugu Desam Party and YSR Congress Party moved no-confidence motions in the Lok Sabha against Narendra Modi's BJP-led government, the Congress party has chose to follow suit now...

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China eyes measures against USA imports to balance tariffs on steel, aluminium

Erixon was echoed by senior Vice President of Nike Sean O'Hollaren, who said at a reception hosted at the Chinese Consulate General in San Francisco that "the U.S". In return, Beijing later announced ...

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Man United star: Mourinho has won everywhere he's been

Man United star: Mourinho has won everywhere he's been

Pogba has still managed to score three goals and make nine assists in 19 Premier League games for the Red Devils this season despite his stuttering form. "And I decided Luke, because at least Anto...

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MP Nadezhda Savchenko detained in Ukrainian parliament for attempted coup d'état

MP Nadezhda Savchenko detained in Ukrainian parliament for attempted coup d'état

Savchenko then returned to Kiev and began her active political career as a Ukrainian MP. Nadiya Savchenko, who has declared presidential ambitions, described the charges against her as an attempt by...

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Cambridge Analytica search warrant granted after Facebook apology

Cambridge Analytica search warrant granted after Facebook apology

The data watchdog's investigation includes the acquisition and use of Facebook data by Cambridge Analytica , its parent company SCL and academic Dr Aleksandr Kogan, who developed the app used to gath...

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The five emotional stages of the clocks going forward

The five emotional stages of the clocks going forward

That's right - lighter nights are finally here as the United Kingdom moves officially from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to British Summer Time (BST). Answer: They are going forward by one hour at 1am t...

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Bride killed by father a day before marriage in Kerala

Bride killed by father a day before marriage in Kerala

The girl's family belonged to Ezhava caste (OBC) while Brijesh belongs to Scheduled Caste, said the police. The father, Poovathikkandi Rajan, aged 42, was soon taken into custody by the police officia...

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Trump signs budget bill after threatening veto

Trump signs budget bill after threatening veto

I say to Congress: I will NEVER sign another bill like this again. "I am considering a VETO of the Omnibus Spending Bill based on the fact that the 800,000 plus DACA recipients have been totally...

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Shah's letter full of false information, says Naidu

Shah said he had learned that the central government had not received appropriate details of developmental fund utilisation. Andhra Pradesh is the only state to receive the award of revenue deficit ...

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