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Katy takes American Idol to whole new level

Katy takes American Idol to whole new level

Perry thought Carly had a "big, beautiful, folky-type" voice, reminiscent of Florence + the Machine's Florence Welch. "My American Idol audition might not have aired but there is so much more un...

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French police suspect anti-Semitism motivated murder of Holocaust survivor

French police suspect anti-Semitism motivated murder of Holocaust survivor

In a Facebook post , Habib wrote: "Mireille K. knew the suspect, now in custody: a 35-Year-old Muslim neighbour, a sex offender, whom she had known since he was a child". French President Emmanuel Ma...

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Dow Gains 669 Points Amid Reported Trade Talks With China

Dow Gains 669 Points Amid Reported Trade Talks With China

The Shanghai Securities News said the notice also included measures to shut or reduce output at a selected number of plants in the region. Alarm over a possible trade war between the world's two l...

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Was Karnataka elections date leaked to BJP before official announcement?

Was Karnataka elections date leaked to BJP before official announcement?

Karnataka Congress , from its official Twitter handle, also wrote: The Truth can never be suppressed. Take a look at Satish's tweet:How can we forget Twitterati, users didn't spare Amit Malviya. "It ...

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Canadian retailers could be helped by a US trade battle with China

Canadian retailers could be helped by a US trade battle with China

The Chinese government said it will defend itself, and investors are anxious that trade tensions will wreak havoc on the world economy. The White House said that the Trump administration will pr...

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European Union expansion without Turkey 'grave mistake': Erdogan

European Union expansion without Turkey 'grave mistake': Erdogan

Meanwhile, the two sides wanted to expand their cooperation with regard to foreign terrorist fighters, Tusk said. Tusk said improved relations would depend on progress on issues including the rule o...

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'Suspicious packages' sent to military bases in Washington DC region

'Suspicious packages' sent to military bases in Washington DC region

At least one package, sent to the National Defense University at Fort McNair in Washington , DC, contained explosive material and was ultimately rendered safe. After a sweep by a K-9 team, personnel ...

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Russian shopping mall fire kills at least 53; more missing

Russian shopping mall fire kills at least 53; more missing

Gorelkin representative, accused the city's deputy mayor of accepting bribes when he approved the 2013 opening of the mall, the Moscow Times reported. Emergency services said they had extinguished t...

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White House says Trump 'consistently' denies Stormy Daniels claims

White House says Trump 'consistently' denies Stormy Daniels claims

In an interview with NBC, he said the man who threatened Daniels while she was with her infant daughter was not Cohen but that "it had to be someone that is related to Mr. Despite the White House's s...

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Woman at center of Brown v. Topeka BOE case dies at 76

Woman at center of Brown v. Topeka BOE case dies at 76

The school board prohibited the child from enrolling and Brown filed the lawsuit against the Topeka Board of Education. "She stands as an example of how ordinary schoolchildren took center stage i...

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Eastern Ghouta refugees: 'We left our history, our memories'

Eastern Ghouta refugees: 'We left our history, our memories'

Relatives of rebel fighters and their families who fled three opposition pockets of Eastern Ghouta told opposition news website Zaman al-Wasl on Saturday that many evacuees have been detained. 26 ...

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Mitch McConnell renews push to legalize industrial hemp

Mitch McConnell renews push to legalize industrial hemp

The state Senate has already approved a bill that would allow research of hemp as a new crop in the state, but only research. He said hemp is helping wean his business off of tobacco as profits from...

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Pennsylvania Republican Ryan Costello will not seek re-election

Pennsylvania Republican Ryan Costello will not seek re-election

Houlahan, an Air Force veteran and former AND1 executive, is the likely Democratic nominee in the district as the only Democrat to file to be on the ballot. Costello's decision to retire comes on the ...

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Orlando nightclub shooter's father was Federal Bureau of Investigation informant - widow's defense

Orlando nightclub shooter's father was Federal Bureau of Investigation informant - widow's defense

Noor Salman moved to the San Francisco area after her husband, Omar Mateen, was killed in a shootout with SWAT team members during the June 12 massacre at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando. The defense a...

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Ex-Cambridge Analytica insider says firm worked for pro-Brexit group

Ex-Cambridge Analytica insider says firm worked for pro-Brexit group

The acting CEO Alexander Tayler has expressed his regret over the entire development and controversy. British High Court judge yesterday approved a warrant, allowing law enforcement officers to se...

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Catalonia: independence protesters clash with police after court ruling

Catalonia: independence protesters clash with police after court ruling

Sunday was also marked by violent protests in the semi-autonomous region of Catalonia, where almost 100 people were treated for minor injuries following clashes between pro-separatists protesters and ...

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Hawks probe Zuma for allegedly taking R1m bribe from child molester

Hawks probe Zuma for allegedly taking R1m bribe from child molester

He also alleges that the businessman paid R300,000 each to Zokwana, Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini, and agriculture department deputy director-general Siphokazi Ndudane. Since his election nine years ...

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United States to expel 60 Russians, close Seattle consulate over ex-spy poisoning

United States to expel 60 Russians, close Seattle consulate over ex-spy poisoning

On March 4, former spy Sergei Skripal , 66, and his daughter Yulia , 33, were found unconscious, slumped on a bench outside a shopping center in Salisbury. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson ...

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Kim Jong Un makes surprise visit to China

Kim Jong Un makes surprise visit to China

As relations between Beijing and Pyongyang have been icy, Kim may be extending his foray into diplomacy into China. Trump accepted Kim Jong Un's offer for direct talks, which would mark the mos...

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China Considers Possible Tariffs On $3bn Worth Of US Goods

China Considers Possible Tariffs On $3bn Worth Of US Goods

China was considering levying an additional 15% tariff on USA products including dried fruit, wine and steel pipes and an extra 25% duty on pork products and recycled aluminium. A probe was launched p...

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Nigerian town awaits release of Christian girl held by Boko Haram

Nigerian town awaits release of Christian girl held by Boko Haram

Who and or what killed five of the abducted girls rumoured to have been buried in the bush and in fact who buried their remains? It was reported that the insurgents held on to Leah Sharibu for the...

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Severe Storms on the Way for Shreveport Bossier

Severe Storms on the Way for Shreveport Bossier

It will also be warm this week with temps in the mid to upper 80's on Monday and close to 83 on Tuesday. The Storm Prediction Center in Norman, OK places parts of central west Texas in a risk for some...

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Malaysia proposes jail for up 10 years, fines for 'fake news'

Malaysia proposes jail for up 10 years, fines for 'fake news'

The Anti-Fake News Bill 2018 proposes a maximum fine of 500,000 Ringgits - that's about Rs 83 lakh in Indian terms - for anyone found guilty of creating, publishing or circulating news that is "wholly...

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French supermarket attack: Memorial Mass held for victims

French supermarket attack: Memorial Mass held for victims

His death raises the toll to four. Once gunshots were heard, police launched the assault and killed the gunman. Speaking after the liberation of the hostages, French President Emmanuel Macron prai...

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Germany expels four Russian diplomats after United Kingdom chemical attack

Germany expels four Russian diplomats after United Kingdom chemical attack

Former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, remain in a critical condition after they were poisoned with the highly lethal nerve agent Novichok in Salisbury on March 4th. Les...

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Local students march for gun control in Washington DC

Local students march for gun control in Washington DC

Organizers said they anticipated as many as 200,000 people. The young lady also took a hit at those calling her a "tool of some nameless adult". After brief remarks at City Hall from march organ...

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Sensex up Approx 500 Points, Nifty Ends Above 10100 in Today's Trade

Sensex up Approx 500 Points, Nifty Ends Above 10100 in Today's Trade

Nifty PSU Bank index ended 4 per cent higher led by an over 10 per cent rise in the shares of Canara Bank . The benchmark finally settled at 33,066.41, showing a gain of 469.87 points, or 1.44 pe...

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China would no longer be allowed to dominate bilateral trade

China would no longer be allowed to dominate bilateral trade

China claimed that the slides back its stance. A video posted Thursday by Chinese media Global Times shows kids talking about a trade war with the U.S. Bush, is seen as heralding a rightward shift i...

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Parents dump hot cooking oil on teen who refused marriage

Parents dump hot cooking oil on teen who refused marriage

Al Hishmawi was located in March by an organization which cared for her after her escape, KSAT reported. He said that he was not going to force his daughter to marry the man, but if his daughter agr...

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Sampaoli selects strong side despite Messi injury

Sampaoli selects strong side despite Messi injury

Messi at training in the Etihad Campus. " I always feel like playing but there is a long way to the World Cup ", Messi said after missing the 2-0 victory over Italy . This was the Azzurri's first o...

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UK Labour Sorry for Anti-Semitism

UK Labour Sorry for Anti-Semitism

Labour has faced persistent criticism in recent years for anti-Semitic comments made by party members and even MPs. We must stamp this out from our party and movement. Representatives of the groups pl...

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Ball Tampering Controversy: Cameron Bancroft Allegedly Caught Pouring Sugar in Pocket

Ball Tampering Controversy: Cameron Bancroft Allegedly Caught Pouring Sugar in Pocket

The incident is reported to have taken place during the fifth Ashes Test between Australia and England at the SCG. United Kingdom newspapers had a field day over one of the murkiest episodes in ...

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Palm Sunday: Pope Francis urges youths not to be silent

Palm Sunday: Pope Francis urges youths not to be silent

He insisted, even, they have a duty not to at the mass in the Vatican's St. Peters Square Sunday. His message was not only appropriate after youth-led marches across the world pressing for gun cont...

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China calls on United States to 'cease and desist' from endangering trade relations

China calls on United States to 'cease and desist' from endangering trade relations

The Chinese Ministry of Commerce has reacted to the announcement, saying that Beijing resolutely opposes USA unilateralism and protectionism with regard to the U.S. Parker said China needs to adopt a ...

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More wet weather on the way… This time its rain

The forecast guidance doesn't show much wet weather for Tuesday , which may end up being one of the nicest days of the week. It's been a slow crawl toward the typical warmth of spring time, but we ...

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'Suspected gas leak' killed Iowa family on vacation in Mexico

'Suspected gas leak' killed Iowa family on vacation in Mexico

Despite the family's longer lapse in communication, authorities reportedly believe they died within 48 hours of being found . The Creston News Advertiser newspaper in Iowa reported that the family ...

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Many Mocked BR Ambedkar, Tried To Pull Him Down, Says PM Modi

Many Mocked BR Ambedkar, Tried To Pull Him Down, Says PM Modi

The Prime Minister added that in order to ensure that farmers do not have to go far to sell their produce, 22,000 village haats are being upgraded to agricultural produce market committees (APMCs) a...

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Meghan Markle's reclusive father will walk her down the aisle

Meghan Markle's reclusive father will walk her down the aisle

While the designs are still in the development stage, their website has polled royal fans, asking what they'd like to see Meghan and Kate doing in their emojis. Doria , 61, met Harry at last year'...

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Nicky Morgan Says Vote Leave Spending Allegations Are

Nicky Morgan Says Vote Leave Spending Allegations Are "Very Concerning"

But lawyers acting for the Commission denied the claim in legal papers submitted to the High Court. He later said he was "saddened" at Sanni's "factually incorrect and misleading" response. He said: "...

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Will introduce face authentication feature for Aadhaar users from July 1: UIDAI

Will introduce face authentication feature for Aadhaar users from July 1: UIDAI

UIDAI assured that the Aadhaar details remain safe and secure and the story sourced from ZDNet relating to Aadhaar database is "totally baseless, false and irresponsible". The report explained th...

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