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Striking Ontario college faculty reject offer, bargaining talks resume

Striking Ontario college faculty reject offer, bargaining talks resume

Last week, the Ontario Colleges announced plans to create a fund to help students experiencing financial difficulty stemming from the strike, but there is no information about applications or how to q...

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Judge Declares Mistrial in Menendez Corruption Trial

Judge Declares Mistrial in Menendez Corruption Trial

Menendez has raised more than $6 million between a legal defense fund and for his 2018 re-election campaign since he was indicted in April 2015, including $2.5 million for his re-election from Janua...

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Watch Trump's Rubio Moment: President Stops Speech For Water Break

Watch Trump's Rubio Moment: President Stops Speech For Water Break

He took another swig a few minutes later. The throwaway moment did not go unnoticed by the president's critics on Twitter . The president halted his speech to take a sip from a water bottle while...

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Three militants arrested in Kashmir

Three militants arrested in Kashmir

Khan said. "Non-Kashmiri militants are focused on their action and recruitment is mainly the concern of Kashmiris (militants)", he said. "This surrender policy will be for both the categories of milit...

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Profane Anti-Trump Sticker Stirs Up Texas Community

Profane Anti-Trump Sticker Stirs Up Texas Community

The owner of the truck, who KPRC 2 identified as Karen Forsenca, said the sticker would stay up as it has for almost a year, according to the local news station. Making "an offensive gesture or disp...

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Russia, US at Odds Before Vote on Syria Chemical Weapons Team

Russia, US at Odds Before Vote on Syria Chemical Weapons Team

Earlier, Russia repeatedly criticized the UN-OPCW Joint Investigative Mechanism (JIM) that was conducting a probe into chemical attacks in Syria under the UNSC mandate. The April 4 incident triggered ...

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Congress on Padmavati row: Review scenes which hurt sentiments

Congress on Padmavati row: Review scenes which hurt sentiments

The controversy surrounding Padmavati started during its making in April this year, when a fringe group called the Shri Rajput Karni Sena made a decision to attack the sets of the film in Jaipur, ...

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Google doodle celebrates Cornelia Sorabji, India's pioneer woman lawyer

Google doodle celebrates Cornelia Sorabji, India's pioneer woman lawyer

On what would have been her 150th birthday previous year, Somerville College announced the Cornelia Sorabji Scholarship in Law in honour of the first female lawyer in India and the first Indian woma...

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Trump offers condolences on Twitter about wrong mass shooting

Trump offers condolences on Twitter about wrong mass shooting

President Donald Trump tweeted about the horrific Texas shooting on Tuesday night, saying the "FBI and Law Enforcement has arrived". The tweet was also very similar to the post Trump shared on the...

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Escaped psychiatric patient from Hawaii captured in California

Escaped psychiatric patient from Hawaii captured in California

He was committed to the hospital outside Honolulu in 1981, after he was acquitted in the killing. Hawaii State Hospital Administrator William May said Tuesday that officials are fully cooperating wi...

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Assault On Uber Passengers Spurns Class Action Lawsuit

Assault On Uber Passengers Spurns Class Action Lawsuit

The lawsuit by women alleges that they were assaulted by Uber's drivers and claims that the ride-hail company has engaged in unlawful and fraudulent conduct that misguided them into believing thei...

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Children shot an Northern California elementary school

Children shot an Northern California elementary school

Gunman Kevin Neal, 43, was shot to death by police after spraying bullets at Rancho Tehama Elementary School on Tuesday morning, along with several other locations, wounding 10, including seven chil...

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Reaction: UK industry responds to minimum unit alcohol pricing

Reaction: UK industry responds to minimum unit alcohol pricing

The landmark move was announced by Britain's Supreme Court after a five-year legal battle in which the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA ), the industry lobby, lost an appeal. There were 1,265 alcohol-r...

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New Roy Moore accuser says he groped her in law office

New Roy Moore accuser says he groped her in law office

But the woman also came forward with a yearbook that had a note written to her to corroborate her story. His lawyer, Phillip Jauregui, held a freakish news conference Wednesday afternoon in which he...

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Aircraft Carrier Groups Take Part in Joint US- S. Korean Maritime Drills

The MSDF destroyers Inazuma, Makinami and Ise joined the carriers USS Ronald Reagan, USS Nimitz and USS Theodore Roosevelt , along with a dozen or so other U.S. Navy vessels took part in the dr...

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Magnitude 5.4 quake hits Korea's southeastern coastal city of Pohang

Magnitude 5.4 quake hits Korea's southeastern coastal city of Pohang

The South Korean Meteorological Administration specified that the natural disaster took place about nine kilometers from the coastal city of Pohang and left at least 14 people with minor injuries. Ele...

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Carbon County Church Serving as Drop Off Site for Operation Christmas Child

Carbon County Church Serving as Drop Off Site for Operation Christmas Child

Oakdale families are on a mission to make an impact in the lives of children in need. "My goal would just be.I can't even tell you". OCC is an annual program of evangelist Franklin Graham's worldw...

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Russian lawmakers pass law targeting foreign media as 'foreign agents'

Russian lawmakers pass law targeting foreign media as 'foreign agents'

RT is accused of being part of Russia's alleged meddling in the U.S. election. Under the new law, foreign media organizations identified by the Russian Justice Ministry would be forced to register a...

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Trump personally asks China's Xi to help LiAngelo Ball

Trump personally asks China's Xi to help LiAngelo Ball

The team was playing their season-opening game against Georgia Tech in Shanghai on Saturday, and won the game 63-60. The three students, all freshmen, were taken in for questioning by police about a...

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Willian wants Ruben Loftus-Cheek to return to Chelsea

Willian wants Ruben Loftus-Cheek to return to Chelsea

It will come as a worry to Crystal Palace , with him being one of the talents charged with dragging the Eagles off the bottom of the Premier League . "I think in the last two or three years I've h...

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'Cards Against Humanity' wants to stop Trump's border wall

'Cards Against Humanity' wants to stop Trump's border wall

The company announced that they recently purchased an area of land on the US-Mexico border to purposefully hinder Donald Trump and his dream of building a really "huge" wall. Cards Against Humanity ...

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Trump defends Asia trip, vows 'maximum pressure' on N.Korea

Trump defends Asia trip, vows 'maximum pressure' on N.Korea

Beijing is upset with Pyongyang over the regime's continued tests of its nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles, in defiance of numerous worldwide sanctions, and has backed a series of new United Nati...

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Man's body found in Tampa neighborhood where 3 were killed

Man's body found in Tampa neighborhood where 3 were killed

As police scoured the area for a suspect, residents were told to lock their doors and stay in place. Dugan believes the suspect lives in the neighborhood, and he urged residents to be vigilant. Then...

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Lebanon's Hariri Says He Will Return Home in Two Days

Lebanon's Hariri Says He Will Return Home in Two Days

Earlier today, Lebanon's foreign minister flew to Brussels on the first leg of a European tour that aims to rally support for his country's stability following Hariri's resignation. Lebanese President...

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Russian Federation accuses USA coalition of hampering its anti-IS operation in Syria

Russian Federation accuses USA coalition of hampering its anti-IS operation in Syria

From watching the video at the top that shows a clip from AC-130 Gunship Simulator: Special Ops Squadron, a video that was uploaded back in 2015, not anywhere close to November 9, 2017 as the images...

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Lawmakers say sexual harassers serving in Congress

Lawmakers say sexual harassers serving in Congress

The account of the member exposing himself, Comstock said, is "probably a crime". Then, she said, they are required to sign a non-disclosure agreement before moving on to mediation. The Senate passed ...

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Militant, Army man killed in Kulgam gunfight

Militant, Army man killed in Kulgam gunfight

Acting on a tip-off, a joint team of the Army and Special Operations Group of the Jammu and Kashmir Police cordoned off Nowbug Kund in Qazigund, and launched a search operation in the area, when mil...

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Chennai Engineering Student Burnt Alive By Jilted Lover At Her House

Chennai Engineering Student Burnt Alive By Jilted Lover At Her House

As per sources, the incident occurred at 8.45pm on November 13 when the accused went to the victim's house and demanded she speak to him, but her family refused to let him into the house. The sister i...

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How can the crisis on Manus Island be resolved?

How can the crisis on Manus Island be resolved?

She said New Zealand has the capacity to help the refugees and should be talking with the PNG government directly to solve "this humanitarian crisis". The Australia-based Refugee Action Coalition said...

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United Nations dismisses the Saudi demand to re-open the Yemen Port

United Nations dismisses the Saudi demand to re-open the Yemen Port

Hedile noted the first flight carrying 218 passengers took off today. The move came after Saudi Arabia intercepted a missile fired towards Riyadh, which it blamed on Tehran. "Without Sanaa airport a...

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India, Australia, US and Japan hold first 'quadrilateral' meeting

India, Australia, US and Japan hold first 'quadrilateral' meeting

An article in "Global Times" pointed out that the Trump administration has proposed a new South Asia policy which aims to strengthen relations with India in order to increase United States influence...

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N. Korean soldier who defected used a vehicle to escape

N. Korean soldier who defected used a vehicle to escape

South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) has assessed that North Korean troops fired some 40 rounds at a North Korean soldier as he sprinted across the heavily-fortified border to defect to the South...

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Democrats to question Sessions on Russian Federation meetings

That issue has been at the forefront of each of his congressional hearings even as Sessions has labored to promote the Justice Department's work and priorities, and Tuesday's appearance is unlikely ...

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He wrote the book: Trump offers to solve South China Sea dispute

He wrote the book: Trump offers to solve South China Sea dispute

It is also believed to sit atop vast oil and gas deposits. Trump's comments come ahead of a state visit yesterday afternoon by Chinese President Xi Jinping who will meet with top communist leaders. ...

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Rodrigo Duterte admits stabbing rival to death when he was 16

Rodrigo Duterte admits stabbing rival to death when he was 16

A likeness of President Duterte peeked out from behind the figure, as the two leaders sat down for formal talks less than three kilometres away. Xi assured Duterte that all countries have the right ...

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New Polar Satellite System To Bring More Accurate Weather Forecasts

New Polar Satellite System To Bring More Accurate Weather Forecasts

Liftoff for the $1.6 billion dollar mission of the Joint Polar Satellite System Program was scheduled for early Tuesday morning at the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Each will circle th...

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Senate poised to act on same-sex marriage

Senate poised to act on same-sex marriage

In the case of a no result, the issue of same-sex marriage will be ruled out of parliament for the remainder of the Coalition's term , as well as the next, should they remain in government. The prop...

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A 7.3-magnitude natural disaster on the Iran-Iraq border leaves hundreds dead

A 7.3-magnitude natural disaster on the Iran-Iraq border leaves hundreds dead

The quake hit Azgeleh, but officials said the highest number of casualties were in Iran's Kermanshah province. Akbari said that in addition to medicine, water and food, the city needs 6,000 blanke...

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Trump's boss says Israel will continue to destabilize Syria

Trump's boss says Israel will continue to destabilize Syria

The official said that on this point specifically, "the Russians have agreed to work with the Syrian regime to remove Iranian-backed forces a defined distance from opposition-held territory as well as...

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Tensions rise in Zimbabwe as military in outskirts of capital

Tensions rise in Zimbabwe as military in outskirts of capital

On Monday, top army general Constantino Chiwenga warned Mugabe that the military will "step in" if the president continues to expel former liberation fighters from the ruling Zanu-PF party who are sup...

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