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Saudi Arabia Opens First Movie Theater with 'Black Panther' Screening

Saudi Arabia Opens First Movie Theater with 'Black Panther' Screening

Dozens of Saudi families flocked to the movies on Friday (April 20) for the first time in nearly 40 years after the lifting of a ban on a form of entertainment once deemed corrupting and un-Islamic. "...

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Palestinian lecturer shot dead in Malaysia - authorities

Palestinian lecturer shot dead in Malaysia - authorities

Gaza's ruling Hamas militant group said Saturday that a man who was gunned down in Malaysia was an important member of the organization, raising suspicions that Israel was behind the brazen killing. B...

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Cabinet makes child rapes punishable with death

Cabinet makes child rapes punishable with death

Recently, in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir, the body an eight-year-old Bakerwal girl was found. "Finally, after four years the government have shown some spine". The death penalty will be award...

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Zoo Kangaroos Weren't Active- So They Threw Bricks at Them

Zoo Kangaroos Weren't Active- So They Threw Bricks at Them

People visiting the zoo started throwing things at it and other kangaroos in the cage to force the animals to perform their signature jumps. Later it became clear that the animal died from a ruptured ...

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Rouhani: Iran Fully Prepared for any US Scenario for JCPOA

Rouhani: Iran Fully Prepared for any US Scenario for JCPOA

Despite a hawkish reputation, ex-CIA chief and newly appointed Secretary of State Pompeo signaled at his confirmation hearing that his preference was to touch up the deal rather than walk away from ...

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Congress Releases James Comey's Memos On Donald Trump

Congress Releases James Comey's Memos On Donald Trump

The Department of Justice (DOJ) Inspector General (IG) is now investigating Comey's leaks of classified information, as well as his controversial handling of the Clinton email investigation in which h...

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North Korea suspends nuclear, missile tests

North Korea suspends nuclear, missile tests

Tossing out another nugget that could be used at the summits, Kim stressed at the party meeting his desire to shift the national focus to improving the country's economy, which has been hit hard by gl...

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Finally, Yashwant Sinha quits BJP, says

Finally, Yashwant Sinha quits BJP, says "Taking 'sanyas' from party politics"

Leaders from the Congress and other opposition parties had joined the event. "I say this with full responsibility that the Indian government did not let the house run", added Sinha. He had, in an opi...

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Government faces fresh legal challenges from 'Windrush Generation'

Government faces fresh legal challenges from 'Windrush Generation'

But she apologised again on behalf of the Government for the blunders that have left thousands of people with the legal right to stay in the United Kingdom anxious about their residency status. In h...

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Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens charged with felony computer tampering

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens charged with felony computer tampering

St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner reviewed the evidence turned over to her by my office and determined that there is probable cause to file criminal charges against the Governor. In a statement...

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Trump used a fake name to get on the Forbes 400 list

Trump used a fake name to get on the Forbes 400 list

In a piece for The Washington Post , Jonathan Greenberg recounts the hard task of tallying up the future commander-in-chief's wealth as he built his New York-area real estate empire. The tactic lan...

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N.Korea's Kim Jong Un promises no more nuclear or missile tests

N.Korea's Kim Jong Un promises no more nuclear or missile tests

The news was confirmed by North Korea's official Central News Agency. Per Reuters , North Korean leader Kim Jong-un said the country has reached its goal of developing nuclear weapons and therefore...

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U.S. blames Syrian regime for delaying OPCW inspectors from entering Douma

U.S. blames Syrian regime for delaying OPCW inspectors from entering Douma

May's comments on Thursday evening came nearly two weeks after a suspected gas attack on Douma in Syria, which killed 40 people and sparked Western air strikes against Syrian chemical facilities, an...

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Alfie Evans' parents lose Supreme Court appeal over toddler's life-support treatment

Alfie Evans' parents lose Supreme Court appeal over toddler's life-support treatment

Alfie, now 23 months old, is in a "semi-vegetative state" as the result of a degenerative neurological condition that doctors have been unable to definitively identify. The supreme court justices and ...

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Trump welcomes North Korea's suspension of nuclear tests

Trump welcomes North Korea's suspension of nuclear tests

This translated statement attributed to Kim was unveiled by North Korea's state run newspaper: "Under the proven condition of complete nuclear weapons, we no longer need any nuclear tests, mid-range...

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OPCW 'enters Syria's Douma' to probe gas attack allegation

OPCW 'enters Syria's Douma' to probe gas attack allegation

A team of worldwide inspectors entered the town near Damascus that was the scene of an alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria on Tuesday, Syrian state TV reported. The missiles that US, French a...

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A first look at the New York Jets' 2018 regular season schedule

A first look at the New York Jets' 2018 regular season schedule

Dolphins, Sunday, Sept. 16, 1 p.m. Game 2 is at Washington on Thursday, Aug. 16, at 8 p.m. Game 3 is vs. the Giants at MetLife Stadium on Friday, Aug. With starting quarterback Andrew Luck expec...

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Prince Charles to succeed Queen as Commonwealth head

Prince Charles to succeed Queen as Commonwealth head

Leaders, who gathered at Windsor Castle for private talks, agreed that Charles, heir to the throne should become the next leader after his mother's exit. "India has no objection to Prince Charles as...

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Judge wants to hear from Cohen before ruling on Daniels case

Judge wants to hear from Cohen before ruling on Daniels case

U.S. District Court Judge S. James Otero , who is overseeing Daniels' lawsuit in federal court, has scheduled a hearing for Friday morning in Los Angeles on Trump and Cohen's request to put the case ...

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Arizona educators vote for statewide walkout under #RedForEd

Arizona educators vote for statewide walkout under #RedForEd

Arizona's governor blasted the statewide walkout on Twitter, saying children are the ones who lose out if schools shut down. Thomas says voting is open to all teachers and will require more than a ...

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Family welcomes son number 14

Family welcomes son number 14

Jay and his wife told the "Today" show that Finley's unique middle name was inspired by a story Kateri's father told them before he died eight years ago about a Native American chief who was also a ...

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Hundreds celebrate former first lady Barbara Bush in Houston

Hundreds celebrate former first lady Barbara Bush in Houston

Mayor Sylvester Turner and several of Houston's leading clergy members from different faiths offered tributes to Bush. From her youth until her last moments on earth, Barbara Bush could be plain...

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Democrats sue Russian government, Trump campaign, WikiLeaks alleging 2016 conspiracy plot

Democrats sue Russian government, Trump campaign, WikiLeaks alleging 2016 conspiracy plot

The DNC claims that in the Trump campaign, Russian Federation "found a willing and active partner in this effort" to launch "a brazen attack on the 2016 election". Trump has repeatedly said there was ...

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Local jobless rate steady in March; state rate drops

OH gained jobs last month in several sectors, including manufacturing, construction and leisure and hospitality. The jobs level remained unchanged in Financial Activities. The local unemployment rat...

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Schumer To Introduce Legislation To Decriminalize Marijuana

Schumer To Introduce Legislation To Decriminalize Marijuana

He said too many people caught with small amounts of marijuana had spent too much time in jail and that current laws have had a disproportionate effect on minority communities. And under existing la...

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Demonstrations greet Narendra Modi in United Kingdom, turn aggressive as Indian tricolour ripped

Demonstrations greet Narendra Modi in United Kingdom, turn aggressive as Indian tricolour ripped

This happens to be the second time in four months that Lagarde has asked PM Modi to improve the conditions for women in the country. CHOGM takes place after every two years in different commonwealth ...

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Target offers 20 percent coupon for bringing in old auto seats

Target offers 20 percent coupon for bringing in old auto seats

Target has partnered with Waste Management to recycle parts of the old vehicle seats to create new things such as grocery carts, plastic buckets and construction materials. Due to vehicle seats not ...

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HC asks WB election commission to reschedule panchayat polls,

HC asks WB election commission to reschedule panchayat polls,

Since there has to be a gap of 21 days between the last date of nomination and the first day of polling, the dates of voting are likely to change if the court's order is not challenged. However, SEC w...

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Basque separatist group ETA apologizes to victims

Basque separatist group ETA apologizes to victims

The group said it recognizes that many people would always see its actions as "unacceptable and unjust", but also said that the actions of Spanish state forces "under the guise of the law" can also be...

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BJP MLA sparks row, says

BJP MLA sparks row, says "K'taka polls about Hindus vs Muslims"

Sanjay Patil , a Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ) leader and the party's MLA from Karnataka's Belagavi constituency, has been booked by the police for a "hate speech" he allegedly made while addr...

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Alibaba Group Holding (BABA) Shareholder Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings Increased Position; Bislett

The stock increased 0.84% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $18.1. The average volume of the stock is 20193.98, indicating how often it is traded, which can ultimately affect volat...

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National School Walkout renews calls for gun safety

National School Walkout renews calls for gun safety

Authorities say one student shot another in the ankle at a Florida high school and a suspect is in custody, just before students from across the country would walk out of their schools in a gun protes...

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Arsene Wenger to step down as Arsenal manager after 22 years

Arsene Wenger to step down as Arsenal manager after 22 years

A new backroom structure was already in place and candidates are being assessed as Arsenal now attempt to deal with one of the most seismic moments in their history. "He is above Herbert Chapman and...

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Mijwan 2018: Deepika, Ranbir get the ramp sizzling!

Mijwan 2018: Deepika, Ranbir get the ramp sizzling!

While the "quintessential symbol of elegance", Deepika, walked in a pearlescent lehenga adorned with heritage embroidery, Ranbir exuded utmost panache in a sherwani exhibiting classic floral motif...

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Fiery kites adopted as new tactic by Gaza protesters

Stay away from the border fence, do not attempt to damage it. Ahmed Abu Rtaimeh, a member of the National Forum for the March of Return, said on Wednesday that the demonstrations would continue "wit...

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Magnitude 3.6 quake in Canada felt in parts of MI

Magnitude 3.6 quake in Canada felt in parts of MI

The event happened at about 8:01 p.m. Thursday, leaving many residents in SE Michigan wondering what happened. That's six kilometres north-east of Amherstburg, 20 kilometres south of Windsor , and ...

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HC acquits Kodnani in riot case; upholds Bajrangi conviction

HC acquits Kodnani in riot case; upholds Bajrangi conviction

While all the accused appealed against their conviction, the Special Investigation Team ( SIT ) sought to enhance the sentences of 3 convicts, which include, former Bajrang Dal leader Babubhai Patel. ...

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North, South Korean leaders set up hotline ahead of summit

North, South Korean leaders set up hotline ahead of summit

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe concluded his two-day working visit to the U.S. on Wednesday. "If I think that it's a meeting that is not going to be fruitful, we're not going to go", Trump said....

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.Jammu NRG11 JK-PROTEST-BJP JKNPP demands resignation of BJP ministers

.Jammu NRG11 JK-PROTEST-BJP JKNPP demands resignation of BJP ministers

The manner in which PDP put out arguments against the demand for a CBI probe, by arguing the agency has failed in sensitive cases in the past, was seen to be partisan. She said when many people left K...

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Protests erupt in Kashmir over Kathua rape and murder case

Protests erupt in Kashmir over Kathua rape and murder case

Imran Reza Ansari, Minister Sports and Youth affairs MLA From Pattan tweeted on social media website: would strongly urge my young students to please concentrate on your studies. The protesters allege...

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