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Ecuador's president confirms deaths of kidnapped journalists

Ecuador's president confirms deaths of kidnapped journalists

Journalists Javier Ortega and Paul Rivas , along with their driver, Efrain Segarra , were kidnapped last month near the border while on assignment. "We have already started operations on the Colom...

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Why you keep using Facebook, even if you hate it

Why you keep using Facebook, even if you hate it

David Fraser, a Halifax privacy lawyer, isn't convinced that the narrative is accurate. "There is a problem that you can't actually own digital information, at least under Canadian law". we need to ...

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Daughter of poisoned spy in Britain turns down Russian help

Daughter of poisoned spy in Britain turns down Russian help

Russian Federation has repeatedly insisted on being granted access to Ms. Skripal and her father, Sergei V. Skripal, 66, after the British government said they were poisoned with the rare, military-gr...

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Some Baltimore schools still behind on holding required safety drills

Some Baltimore schools still behind on holding required safety drills

The district's interim superintendent since August 1, Hamm maintained throughout the proposal process the administration's "guiding considerations" were to ensure any changes would be educationally be...

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Kansas police call death of 7-month-old baby suspicious

Kansas police call death of 7-month-old baby suspicious

Ian Jordan was responding to reports of a break-in on September 22, 1987, when his police cruiser slammed into another responding unit. On Wednesday night, he died. Police also cited Brandon L. Baker,...

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Elderly man dies in Pontotoc County fire, investigation continues

Elderly man dies in Pontotoc County fire, investigation continues

Firefighters weren't sure if anybody lived inside of this home until one neighbor spoke up."There was a man and a woman in there". "We know that they're there, so if it gets to a point where they ha...

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Tornado Watch In Effect Until 9 PM

Tornado Watch In Effect Until 9 PM

A Red Flag Warning is in effect until 7 p.m. for Riley, Pottawatomie, Dickinson, Geary, Morris, Wabaunsee and Lyon counties. Early morning temps should be in the 60s and 70s. The best chance for whi...

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Alfie Evans: parents' legal battle to keep son on life support

Alfie Evans: parents' legal battle to keep son on life support

Mr Evans said an appeal would be heard on Monday and the family hoped to go to Italy for treatment next week. Cops have seemingly been pictured blocking the entrance to Alder Hey Children's Hospita...

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Yassmin Abdel-Magied Tweets About 'Deportation' From The US

Yassmin Abdel-Magied Tweets About 'Deportation' From The US

Abdel-Magied, who was born in Sudan and is a mechanical engineer, in addition to being an activist and writer, founded the Youth Without Borders organization. "See y'all on the other side, inshallah"....

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Items from missing CA family found in river

Items from missing CA family found in river

Police determined their auto for being a maroon or burgundy 20-16 Honda Pilot using license plates 7MMX138. The family was traveling from Portland, Oregon, to Santa Clarita in a 2016 maroon Honda Pi...

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"Novichok" scientist: It was idiocy using it in UK

Russian Federation has consistently denied its involvement. The OPCW did not explicitly name Novichok in its published summary, say where the poison may have come from or assign blame for the atta...

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United Nations chief: Syria tensions 'threaten full-blown military escalation

United Nations chief: Syria tensions 'threaten full-blown military escalation

As chemical weapons experts arrive in Syria to investigate, Moscow claims the alleged gas attack by government forces in Douma last Saturday was a fake, saying Britain was involved in staging these sc...

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HD vinyl could hit stores next year

HD vinyl could hit stores next year

But the fact remains that sound quality for records is all over the place and not everything lives up to the " vinyl just sounds better, man" credo your music-fiend friends crow about. The manufactur...

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Ky. Teachers Returning To Frankfort To Rally For Education

Ky. Teachers Returning To Frankfort To Rally For Education

Bevin vetoed", State Budget Director John Chilton said in a statement released by Bevin on Twitter. (Erlanger, Ky.) - Two local school districts won't be open Friday due to teacher absences. Lawmake...

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House Speaker Ryan owed a debt of gratitude

House Speaker Ryan owed a debt of gratitude

Ryan, the House speaker, appeared on CBS This Morning on Thursday to discuss his recently-announced retirement plans with host Gayle King. His decision fueled fresh doubts about the party's abilit...

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Father who flung his daughter off shack roof to be charged

Father who flung his daughter off shack roof to be charged

His mother then called 911. The officer asked whether the killings occurred in Knightdale. So police were ready below to catch the girl when the angered father carried out his threat, swinging the...

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Search For Missing Valencia Family Continues After Vehicle Plunges Into River

Search For Missing Valencia Family Continues After Vehicle Plunges Into River

Sandeep Thottapilly (42), his wife Soumya (38), son Siddhant (12) and daughter Saachi (9), who lived in the southern Californian city of Valencia, were reportedly travelling from Portland to San Jose,...

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Green-haired turtle that breathes through its genitals added to endangered list

Green-haired turtle that breathes through its genitals added to endangered list

This odd-looking creature is part of the world's most vulnerable reptiles list, collated by the Zoological Society of London. Joining them are the world's largest sea turtle, the leatherback, and the ...

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LA prosecutors consider Kevin Spacey sex assault charge

LA prosecutors consider Kevin Spacey sex assault charge

The sheriff's department said it began investigating the matter on December 11 past year and presented its results to the district attorney last week, five months after Spacey was sacked from Netfli...

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After Deadly Storms, Agency Retires 4 Hurricane Names

After Deadly Storms, Agency Retires 4 Hurricane Names

The World Meteorological Organization has retired four names after the 2017 season. Otherwise names are reused on a six-year cycle. The names selected as replacements for possible use in 2023 are:...

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Wounded protester succumbs to wounds in Gaza

Wounded protester succumbs to wounds in Gaza

Thousands of Palestinians staged a mass protest along Gaza's sealed border with Israel on Friday, some burning Israeli flags while Israeli soldiers fired tear gas and live bullets, killing one and w...

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The other woman central to the Federal Bureau of Investigation raid on Trump's lawyer

Trump slammed the move as a "disgraceful situation" and "an attack on our country", reports CNN . They spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the confidential details. -whose owner is friends wit...

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Police officer shot and killed serving warrant in Cape Cod town

Police officer shot and killed serving warrant in Cape Cod town

A police officer on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, was shot in the head and killed Thursday while serving a warrant, and a suspect was in custody, local media reported. He attended St. Mary's All Saints Cat...

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Nation will pay if Mueller is fired

Nation will pay if Mueller is fired

Both Republicans said they didn't think Trump would really move to fire Mueller. Already, a number of Trump's associates have called for Rosenstein's firing in appearances on television and in publi...

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Govt to push entrepreneurship in defence manufacturing: Modi

Govt to push entrepreneurship in defence manufacturing: Modi

I am very happy to be here in the land of the great Cholas who established India's historical civilization links through trade and education. DefExpo 2018 is stated to be the first serious attempt b...

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International military action against Syria awaits Trump decision

International military action against Syria awaits Trump decision

May's office announced on Thursday her Cabinet agreed to "take action" in response to the attack, though the exact response remains unclear. Any potential strike against Syria could be carried o...

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May and Trump agree use of chemical weapons must not go unchallenged

May and Trump agree use of chemical weapons must not go unchallenged

May has indicated she wants Britain to join in any US -led strikes in response to the attack in Douma. Photo Vasily A. Nebenzya, the Russian ambassador to the United Nations, exchanged harsh words w...

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Tech billionaire Claims his plan to break up California

Tech billionaire Claims his plan to break up California

Steven Maviglio, a longtime Democratic Party political consultant who helped lead the effort against Draper's 2014 measure, told the Marin Independent Journal that there's no official opposition gro...

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RCB at home ground against Kings XI Punjab, live today from

RCB at home ground against Kings XI Punjab, live today from

However RCB did pretty well with the bat in their first match against KKR with Mccullum and de Villiers who scored 43 off 27 balls and 44 off 23 balls correspondingly, though skipper Virat Kohli did...

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Chinese exports drop in March, but trade gap with USA widens

Chinese exports drop in March, but trade gap with USA widens

The latest readings on the health of China's trade sector follow weeks of tit-for-tat tariff threats by Washington and Beijing , sparked by U.S. frustration with China's massive bilateral trade sur...

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India in shock over gang rape, murder of 8-year-old

India in shock over gang rape, murder of 8-year-old

One of the three suspected rapists was a policeman. According to the police, another officer, Anand Dutta, who was initially in charge of the investigation, took more than $6,000 in bribes to cover ...

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Nawaz Sharif,Jahangir Tareen disqualified for life

Nawaz Sharif,Jahangir Tareen disqualified for life

Pakistan's Supreme Court has disqualified Nawas Sharfi, who was the Prime Minister of Pakistan, from retaining a Public office. Friday's ruling addressed an ambiguity over Sharif's disqualification ...

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'I'm Almost Dead,' He Told 911. 6 Hours Later, Body Was Found

'I'm Almost Dead,' He Told 911. 6 Hours Later, Body Was Found

TIMELINE: What happened the day Kyle Plush died? Police were unable to locate the boy on any of several parking lots of the Seven Hills School complex. "Send officers immediately. I'm nearly dead...

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Popular messaging app Telegram has been banned in Russian Federation

Popular messaging app Telegram has been banned in Russian Federation

Telegram, which has more than 200 million users worldwide, is especially popular with Russia's elite. "They no longer even care about basic external appearances". Telegram founder Pavel Durov agre...

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Possible ice storm prompting winter storm watch for part of MI

Possible ice storm prompting winter storm watch for part of MI

Ahead of the snow, strong thunderstorms are possible over northeast Nebraska on Thursday night and in far Southeast Nebraska on Friday . Watch for significant MLive updates on this storm, from now ...

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Donald Trump, Barack Obama Among World Leaders Snubbed For Royal Wedding

Donald Trump, Barack Obama Among World Leaders Snubbed For Royal Wedding

But rather than letting the wedding get bogged down by politics, it looks like Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have made a decision to keep their wedding neutral as much as possible. "And it's no...

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CBI detains Unnao MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar in Unnao rape case

CBI detains Unnao MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar in Unnao rape case

Under POCSO, an accused has to be arrested immediately. As many as six police personnel were also suspended for allegedly beating up the victim's father. Several Union ministers including Mahesh Sha...

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Strong weekend storms possible with cool front

Strong weekend storms possible with cool front

Many locations make it to 80-degrees to end the work week! Temperatures will be a good 10-15 degrees above normal, fueled by strong south winds averaging 15-30 miles per hour. High of 88 degrees. High...

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Knightdale incest couple, baby dead in multi-state crime scenes

Knightdale incest couple, baby dead in multi-state crime scenes

Jeff Weinzievl, a New Milford resident who lives near the intersection where Katie Pladl and her adoptive father were found, told the Connecticut Post he was feeding his horses when he heard six to ei...

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OPCW confirms United Kingdom conclusion that Skripals were poisoned by nerve agent

OPCW confirms United Kingdom conclusion that Skripals were poisoned by nerve agent

Sergei Skripal , a former colonel in Russian military intelligence who betrayed dozens of agents to Britain's MI6 foreign spy service, and his daughter were found unconscious on a bench in the English...

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