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Sarah Sanders Does Not Know if Donald Trump Believes in UFOs

Sarah Sanders Does Not Know if Donald Trump Believes in UFOs

In the original Tuesday tweet , The Hill reported Huckabee Sanders said the Republicans "begged" Democrats to work on tax reform. Spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said it would not be a signi...

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16 killed in South Korea building fire

16 killed in South Korea building fire

A total of 28 people, including a 50-year-old woman surnamed Kim, were found dead, trapped in the sauna on the second and third floors, they said. It was unclear what caused the fire but it likely b...

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Surge in drug overdoses lowers USA life expectancy for second straight year

Surge in drug overdoses lowers USA life expectancy for second straight year

The downward spiral is concerning because life expectancy is considered to be a significant indicator of the general well-being and good health of a country. Fatal drug overdoses jumped by 21%, and ...

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Snyder's-Lance (LNCE) Receives Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.08

Ameriprise Fincl owns 308,569 shares or 0.01% of their USA portfolio. Massachusetts Ser Ma invested in 0.01% or 776,256 shares. LNCE trades with a P/S ratio of 2.18. BMO Capital Markets maintained S...

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After WannaCry Ransomware Attack, White House Calls On 'All Companies' for Aid

After WannaCry Ransomware Attack, White House Calls On 'All Companies' for Aid

The WannaCry ransomware took advantage of a vulnerability in mostly older versions of Microsoft's Windows operating system. "We applaud Microsoft and others for acting on their own initiative last w...

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Veterinarian accused of shooting, killing neighbor's dog for barking too much

Veterinarian accused of shooting, killing neighbor's dog for barking too much

She was not on duty at that time and Bruizer died the next day. Detectives found narcotics in Folse's home, WDSU reported. The NOLA.com report says that Bruizer was found lying dead on the lawn ...

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May speaks to Trump, expresses opinion on Jerusalem

May speaks to Trump, expresses opinion on Jerusalem

On the eve of the vote, Trump suggested there could be reprisals for countries that support the motion, put forward by Yemen and Turkey on behalf of Arab and Muslim countries. Israel says a united Jer...

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Free adoptions at Woodford Humane Society through end of year

Free adoptions at Woodford Humane Society through end of year

Plus, your pet's first visit to the vet will be free. "With frigid weather coming very soon, it's imperative to bring these suffering animals to warmth and safety immediately", said Kathy Warnick, p...

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Latest FIFA Rankings: Croatia End 2017 in TOP 20

Latest FIFA Rankings: Croatia End 2017 in TOP 20

World champions Germany, who qualified to defend their crown in Russian Federation by winning all 10 of their qualifiers and have been unbeaten in 15 matches in 2017, succeed Argentina and Belgium, wh...

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'Aaj Se Teri' spreads the innocence of love

'Aaj Se Teri' spreads the innocence of love

Akshay Kumar is playing the role of Lakshmikanth while Radhika Apte has stepped into the shoes of Gayatri. This man promoted the concept of menstrual hygiene in rural India by creating a low-priced...

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DOJ Asks FBI Agents What They Found In Uranium One Investigation

The FBI agents have recently been asked whether there was "any improper effort to squash a prosecution", according to the report , and to "describe the results of their probe". Clinton's critics , i...

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Latest Houthi missile 'bears hallmarks' of Iran arms attacks

Latest Houthi missile 'bears hallmarks' of Iran arms attacks

U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley urged the Security Council on Tuesday to punish Iran for what the Trump administration calls its "dangerous violations" of United Nations resolutions and "destabilizing b...

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Bernie Sanders Calls Tax Plan 'Great Victory' For Billionaires Like Trump

Bernie Sanders Calls Tax Plan 'Great Victory' For Billionaires Like Trump

The new plan will also reduce the estate tax, which affects the inheritances of a few thousand of America's wealthiest families, including Trump's. The House of Representatives gave final approval W...

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BJP's Sushil Kumar Modi says RAM won over HAJ in Gujarat

BJP's Sushil Kumar Modi says RAM won over HAJ in Gujarat

Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani retained his Rajkot West seat, defeating Indranil Rajyaguru of Congress. The ruling BJP did not put up any Muslim candidate in the state where the minority commu...

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Turkish deputy PM slams Trump's threat to cut aid

Israeli sovereignty over Jerusalem has never been recognised internationally, and all countries now maintain their embassies in Tel Aviv. Trump warned that Washington would closely watch how natio...

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Tax Reform Means Your Paycheck Will Grow

Tax Reform Means Your Paycheck Will Grow

Trump said in Detroit in August 2016. "The House revote is the latest evidence of just how shoddily written the GOP tax scam really is", House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said in a statement. ...

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Georgia lands nation's top class in college football's early signing period

Rayshaun Hammonds was the only other Georgia player in double-figure scoring with 11 points. I felt like they punched us in the mouth and just kept punching us. The Jackets jumped out to a quick 7-3...

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Congress Keeps Delaying Renewal of Its 'Must-Pass' Warrantless Surveillance Program

The restriction, which is based on a proposal first floated by Rep. Adam B. Schiff (D-Calif.), would apply only to criminal cases. But by mid-afternoon, the Republican chairman of the House Intelligen...

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Trump's administration approves lethal arms sales to Ukraine - US State Department

Trump's administration approves lethal arms sales to Ukraine - US State Department

There are conflicting reports about the significance of the development. According to the official, the United States has "never had any policy that restricts such commercial sales". "We have crosse...

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Malabu: Italian court orders trial of Shell, Eni

Mrs Justice Barbara handed down the ruling on Wednesday, stating top executives are to be tried on charges of aggravated global corruption for their role in a $1.1 billion deal for Nigerian oil block ...

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Jordan to partake in Astana talks today

Jordan to partake in Astana talks today

The ministry said representatives of the Syrian regime, armed opposition groups, as well as delegations from the UN, Jordan and the United States will also participate. "All the participant delegation...

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Weather: Quiet Thursday, then messy couple of days (12/21 AM)

Tonight , clouds increase from southwest to northeast, with a low of 0-10° north and 10-20° south. Temperatures will steadily rise Friday night and into Saturday morning reaching the 30s at the ...

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Turkish FM to visit NY for UN Jerusalem vote

Turkish FM to visit NY for UN Jerusalem vote

The United States can not change the positions other states have on Jerusalem's status by threatening them on the eve of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) vote on the issue, which is set for later on T...

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Confederate Statues Removed After Memphis Sells Public Parks

In the ruckus over the removal of Memphis' two Confederate monuments Wednesday night, a mysterious nonprofit - Memphis Greenspace Inc. - emerged as a key player. The Memphis City Council sold the park...

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Commission votes to continue Plant Vogtle's nuclear reactor projects

Commission votes to continue Plant Vogtle's nuclear reactor projects

The reactors are now estimated to cost as much as $25 billion and are expected in service in 2021 and 2022. Because of the change in corporate tax rates next year, Georgia Power requested the commissi...

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ANC votes to downgrade South Africa's embassy in Israel

The ANC global relations commission came to a unanimous agreement to approve a policy that will see the South African embassy in Israel being downgraded. "We salute the South African people for thei...

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Kickstarter Campaign introduces world's smallest phone 'Zanco Tiny T1'

Kickstarter Campaign introduces world's smallest phone 'Zanco Tiny T1'

Here to solve this specific dilemma is a new handset dubbed the Zanco tiny t1 , although most folks might say it fixes the problem too well. At the site Kickstarter organized to raise funds to ...

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Rome angry over 'toilet brush' Christmas tree

Rome angry over 'toilet brush' Christmas tree

Despite its 600 silver-coloured decorative balls, the half-bare branches lend the square a forlorn rather than festive look. Raggi, a member of the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement (M5S), said that:...

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Uber is officially a cab firm: court

Uber is officially a cab firm: court

The judgement means Uber must comply with individual Member States' transportation regulations, rather than seeking to circumvent such rules. The company, led by new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, suggest...

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HAL gets Rs50,000-cr IAF order for 83 Tejas fighter jets

HAL gets Rs50,000-cr IAF order for 83 Tejas fighter jets

Confirming the latest development, HAL, in a one-line statement from its Bengaluru headquarter, said on Wednesday that it has received the RFP for 83 LCAs from the IAF. With the Navy already holding t...

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Uber is officially a cab firm, says European court

Uber is officially a cab firm, says European court

It added: "As EU law now stands, it is for the member states to regulate the conditions under which such services are to be provided in conformity with the general rules of the treaty on the functio...

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Didi Chuxing Raises $4B in Fresh Funding for AI and International Expansion

The last funding round boosts Didi Chuxing's valuation to around $56 billion, making the ride-hailing platform Asia's most valuable startup . "Didi, as China's dominant car-hailing service, h...

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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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