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US Blames North Korea for WannaCry Ransomware

US Blames North Korea for WannaCry Ransomware

President Donald Trump's administration is publicly blaming North Korea for a ransomware attack that infected hundreds of thousands of computers worldwide in May and crippled parts of Britain's Nation...

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New PDP faction emerges

New PDP faction emerges

The new national secretariat of the faction is in Asokoro, Abuja . Meanwhile, Dickson, who is the governor of Bayelsa State, said his committee would meet with an aggrieved national chairmanship as...

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Richard Childress shot gun toward men allegedly trying to break in

Richard Childress shot gun toward men allegedly trying to break in

Childress, 72, told investigators that he was upstairs with his wife, Judy, at their home in an unincorporated part of the county near his race shop in Welcome, N.C., when at around 10:30 p.m. It's un...

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Two dead in Iran earthquake

Two dead in Iran earthquake

The epicentre was at Meshkin Dasht in Alborz Province, 50 km west of Tehran, Tasnim news agency quoted Morteza Salimi, the head of Relief and Rescue Organization of Iran's Red Crescent, as saying. U...

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Bihar: Four persons killed in boiler blast

Bihar: Four persons killed in boiler blast

In an unfortunate incident, four workers were killed and several others were left injured after a blast occurred at a sugar mill in Gopalganj, Bihar on Thursday. Hasanuddin and Chandradev Prasad. The ...

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(NYSE:NUE) Holdings Raised by Northeast Investment Management

Cincinnati Insurance Company who had been investing in Nucor Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $19.87 billion market cap company. Millennium Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Com...

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Already decked out for Pence visit, Jerusalem forced to roll back welcome

Already decked out for Pence visit, Jerusalem forced to roll back welcome

A Foreign Ministry spokesman told The Times of Israel the measures "were being taken down and kept for the visit whenever it takes place". "We have some senators who obviously can't make it there ...

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English councils can raise council tax by inflation

English councils can raise council tax by inflation

With no other national tax subject to referenda, the council tax referendum limit needs to be abolished so councils and their communities can decide how under-pressure local services are paid for, wit...

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Philippine Ferry Capsizes, but Vast Majority of Passengers Are Saved

Philippine Ferry Capsizes, but Vast Majority of Passengers Are Saved

He said the passengers were instructed to don life vests. Rescued passengers from the ill-fated M/V Mercraft 3 disembark from a boat which helped in the rescue operation at Infanta township, Quezo...

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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe 'eligible for early release' from Iranian prison

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe 'eligible for early release' from Iranian prison

United Kingdom foreign secretary Boris Johnson held talks with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif earlier this month to call for the release of the mother of one on humanitarian grounds. Ric...

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Trump Might be Able to Fire Mueller, Without Actually Firing Mueller

Trump Might be Able to Fire Mueller, Without Actually Firing Mueller

Those interviews occurred before the transition team knew that Mueller had access to physical copies of their transition emails, and, as Langhofer pointed out, Mueller's prosecutors have "extensivel...

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Trump commutes Iowa man's 27-year sentence for bank fraud

Trump commutes Iowa man's 27-year sentence for bank fraud

The commutation is Trump's first in office and comes following the encouragement of multiple members of congress and other high-ranking officials who argued the sentence was too harsh. It cited bi...

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S. Korea fires shots after North soldier defects

S. Korea fires shots after North soldier defects

No shots were fired at the soldier, Roh said. It is the second defection across the heavily guarded border in less than two months, after another North Korean soldier was shot multiple times while...

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Melbourne attack driver had mental health issues but no terror connection

Melbourne attack driver had mental health issues but no terror connection

Commander Russell Barrett told media that while the motive of the incident was not immediately clear, "at this stage we believe it was a deliberate act". "Following the Flinders Street incident in ...

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The White House's odd statement about giving United States intelligence to Putin

The White House's odd statement about giving United States intelligence to Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday phoned President Trump to thank him for a tip from the Central Intelligence Agency that thwarted a terrorist attack being planned in St. Clapper said th...

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Paulinho urges Coutinho to make Barcelona switch

Paulinho urges Coutinho to make Barcelona switch

Coutinho was heavily linked with a move to the Nou Camp during the summer transfer window, and even submitted a transfer request as he tried to force through the deal to Barcelona . He's also set to ...

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RB Leipzig's Marvin Compper in Scotland ahead of Celtic move

RB Leipzig's Marvin Compper in Scotland ahead of Celtic move

Celtic have brought in former Germany worldwide centre-back Marvin Compper from RB Leipzig on a two-and-a-half year deal. Compper spent time at Stuttgart during his youth career before making h...

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Senate Dem Mark Warner warns Trump of 'significant consequences' if Mueller fired

He said Mueller should have been more thorough, including vetting the investigators he was bringing on his team for any potential bias and taking the precautionary step of getting a warrant to obt...

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Rosie O'Donnell faces conservative backlash after offering to pay GOP senators

Rosie O'Donnell faces conservative backlash after offering to pay GOP senators

While you can make campaign contributions to influence politicians, it is not clear whether O'Donnell's tweet was intended as a serious offer to Collins and Flake. Those directly targeted by O'Don...

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China condemns US 'Cold War mentality' on national security

China condemns US 'Cold War mentality' on national security

China appealed to Washington to promote "strategic mutual trust" ahead of President Donald Trump's release Monday of a national security strategy that is expected to label Beijing a competitor. "The...

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Porn cover-up scandal claims top UK MP Damian Green

Porn cover-up scandal claims top UK MP Damian Green

A Cabinet Office investigation concluded this week found that that Green made misleading public statements about pornography found on his Westminster office computer by Police in 2008. Green denied th...

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United Kingdom joins UN nations rejecting U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli capital

United Kingdom joins UN nations rejecting U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli capital

In the meantime, the Trump administration continues to publicly support Israel in the face of diplomatic criticism in the U.N. During a meeting ahead of the security council vote Monday, Haley sai...

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Mexico bus crash: 11 tourists killed

Mexico bus crash: 11 tourists killed

The nationalities of the victims were not immediately known. Twelve people were killed, including a Mexican tour guide. Quintana Roo state prosecutor Miguel Angel Pech Cen says the driver tried to b...

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'Anti-Bird' Spikes Installed On Trees To Prevent Droppings Spark Outrage

'Anti-Bird' Spikes Installed On Trees To Prevent Droppings Spark Outrage

The spikes were installed by Hillcrest Estate Management on the trees in Clifton, Bristol to protect the cars belonging to residents' of the nearby flats that the firm manages. "Now birds are not al...

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Missile Fired at Al-Arish Airport Kills 1, Injures 2: Military Spokesperson

Missile Fired at Al-Arish Airport Kills 1, Injures 2: Military Spokesperson

An attack on al-Rawda mosque took place as worshippers marked the weekly Friday prayers killed 309 people and injuring more than 100 others. On Tuesday, a missile hit the airport during a previously...

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Voters prefer Democrats in control of Congress by 11 points

Voters prefer Democrats in control of Congress by 11 points

While the 2016 exit polls found that 66 percent of registered white voters without a college degree supported Trump, the new poll found that only 47 percent still supported the president a year later....

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Michael Ray Arrested for DUI

Michael Ray Arrested for DUI

Country music singer Michael Ray has been arrested for alleged DUI after hit auto hit another at a McDonald's drive-thru line. The singer told police that his foot slipped off his car's brake pedal;...

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PM Trudeau broke ethics rules, watchdog finds

PM Trudeau broke ethics rules, watchdog finds

In future, he said he plans to ask the ethics commissioner to clear all his family vacations. Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner Mary Dawson has wrapped up her inquiry and found that Trude...

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Crews make progress on California wildfire

Crews make progress on California wildfire

The spate of fires, many of which burned for more than two weeks without respite, has affected more than 100,000 Californians, with many forced to flee their homes, either through mandatory or volunta...

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Srinivasan: CHIP funding delay is shameful

Srinivasan: CHIP funding delay is shameful

That program will run out of money by March unless Congress acts to fund it again. Virginia sent letters last week to parents of 68,000 children warning them that CHIP coverage would end on January 31...

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Turkish prosecutor seeks jail term for National Basketball Association player

Turkish prosecutor seeks jail term for National Basketball Association player

The United Arab Emirates, a nearby USA partner, sees Erdogan's Islamist-established governing gathering as a companion of Islamist powers which the UAE contradicts over the Arab world. The two have al...

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Protests in Iraqi Kurdistan enter second day

Protests in Iraqi Kurdistan enter second day

Since that exchange, Iraq has sought full control over the Kurdish borders, control over all exports of oil from Kurdish lands, and has greatly reduced the amount of revenue the KRG receives from the ...

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USA sanctions Chechen leader behind anti-gay purge

US authorities accused Kadyrov of overseeing "an administration involved in disappearances and extrajudicial killings". The new names bring to 49 the number of people now subject to USA economic san...

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Turkish, Iranian, Azerbaijani Foreign Ministers To Meet In Baku

Turkish, Iranian, Azerbaijani Foreign Ministers To Meet In Baku

He added, "The three countries will also adopt a unified stance at the emergency meeting of the UN General Assembly", which will be held on Thursday. The Azerbaijani minister said that the UN Genera...

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Most of Amtrak train wreckage removed from Washington highway

Most of Amtrak train wreckage removed from Washington highway

She also said investigators had determined that the train's emergency brakes were automatically activated while the derailment was occurring, rather than engaged manually by the engineer. "They were b...

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Gov. Rick Scott calls on state senator to resign

Gov. Rick Scott calls on state senator to resign

Scott said. The special master said that though Latvala had been through sexual harassment training, he did not recognize that those types of comments were offensive and recommended Latavala be s...

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Idaho the fastest-growing state by population, US Census Bureau estimates

Idaho the fastest-growing state by population, US Census Bureau estimates

Census Bureau. Of course, percentage growth differs from numeric growth - that top title went to Texas, which brought in an additional 400,000 residents between July 2016 and July 2017, bringing the...

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Ambassador Haley: 'US Will Be Taking Names' during UN Jerusalem Vote

Ambassador Haley: 'US Will Be Taking Names' during UN Jerusalem Vote

The UN General Assembly will vote Thursday on the resolution, prompting intense backlash from the US delegation. Egypt had put forward the draft at the council which was backed by all 14 other Secur...

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Some Lawmakers Asking Franken to Reconsider Resigning from Senate

Some Lawmakers Asking Franken to Reconsider Resigning from Senate

Marys Point Republican, who was first elected to the state senate in 2012. Smith, a Democrat, is said to be interested in running in that special election. Housley, 53, was born and raised in South Sa...

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TV show host Suhaib Ilyasi gets lifer for wife's murder

TV show host Suhaib Ilyasi gets lifer for wife's murder

Delhi High Court ordered the east Delhi court in 2014 to try him for murder as well. Ilyasi was convicted by the court on December 16, while an order was passed by additional sessions judge, SK ...

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