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More snow and ice forecast for Donegal

More snow and ice forecast for Donegal

Police Scotland has lowered its advice level to stage two - travel with caution - after there was "minimal disruption" during morning rush hour. The warning area includes the western half of the Cen...

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NSA surveillance programs renewed by Senate

NSA surveillance programs renewed by Senate

The Senate joined the House today in rejecting reforms to federal surveillance laws to make sure that the private communications of Americans are not snooped on by officials without warrants. The bi...

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International Olympic Committee reduces pool of Russian athletes eligible to compete at Olympics

International Olympic Committee reduces pool of Russian athletes eligible to compete at Olympics

It said a seven-member team had been scheduled to visit on Saturday to check venues for the performances. Its performance would be the first since 2002. From the North, Kim Il-guk, the sports minister...

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Trump insists views on border wall with Mexico 'have not evolved'

Mexico , in response to Trump's tweets on Thursday, reiterated that it would not fund the wall's construction. He later told Fox News that the realities of the border would make a wall like ...

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MEA Summons Pakistan High Commissioner Over Frequent Ceasefire Violations

MEA Summons Pakistan High Commissioner Over Frequent Ceasefire Violations

Two persons were also killed in RS Pura today. On Monday, four Pakistan Army soldiers were martyred as Indian forces opened fire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir, said a statement by the...

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Russian Federation not going to join Treaty on Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons - Lavrov

Russian Federation not going to join Treaty on Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons - Lavrov

These threats include that trust on nuclear and other issues between the United States and Russian Federation continues to ebb; the Iran nuclear deal is being questioned; the use of chemical weapons...

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Snow and ice forecast for Northern counties

Snow and ice forecast for Northern counties

Earlier today the area affected was the extreme west of West Sussex but this has recently been extended to cover all of the South.of England. "Some roads and pavements will turn icy, with an incre...

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Rand Paul attacker to plead guilty

Rand Paul attacker to plead guilty

Officials said that Boucher "had enough" and tackled Paul after he witnessed the senator stack brush onto a pile near his property. "Assaulting a member of Congress is an offense we take very seri...

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Government shutdown a possibility as Friday deadline approaches

Government shutdown a possibility as Friday deadline approaches

Republicans, with their slim 51-seat majority in the Senate, will probably need about a dozen Democrats to reach the 60 votes needed to overcome a filibuster, assuming some GOP senators object or miss...

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Cuomo's budget has $1.5B stealth tax hike: Think tank

Cuomo's budget has $1.5B stealth tax hike: Think tank

The part of Cuomo's executive budget receiving the most attention is his plan to restructure the state's tax code in response to the federal tax law that was adopted in December. "I believe that this ...

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Emmanuel Macron: UK and France are making a new tapestry together

Emmanuel Macron: UK and France are making a new tapestry together

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May and France's President Emmanuel Macron hold a news conference at the Royal Military Academy in Sandhurst, Britain, January 18, 2018. The UK will pay £44.5 mi...

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Supreme Court To Hear Travel Ban 3.0 Challenge In April

Supreme Court To Hear Travel Ban 3.0 Challenge In April

The justices are likely to hear arguments in the latest case in the spring and to issue a decision in late June. In his brief urging the Supreme Court to hear the case, Solicitor General Noel J. The...

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DUP lawmaker slams 'nutcase' Irish prime minister

DUP lawmaker slams 'nutcase' Irish prime minister

She said: "I don't think negotiations are supposed to be friendly". While acknowledging that a reversal of the course to leave the bloc isn't the baseline assumption of the European Union , one offic...

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What is the Montreal Cognitive Assessment test?

What is the Montreal Cognitive Assessment test?

According to the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute and the CDC is teetering on the edge of obesity at 29.9. Dr. Jackson says Trump performed "exceedingly well" on cognitive screening and says he...

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Turns Out Most Australians Don't Actually Care When Australia Day Is Held

Turns Out Most Australians Don't Actually Care When Australia Day Is Held

It also found a broad lack of knowledge about Australia Day , with 77% wrongly saying the day had always been celebrated on January 26 (this has only been the case since 1994) and only 38% correctly ...

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Trump service agency appointee resigns after anti-gay, racist, and sexist comments

Trump service agency appointee resigns after anti-gay, racist, and sexist comments

In 2013, Higbie worked on the "Sound of Freedom," a right-wing Virginia Beach-based Internet talk radio show, where he expressed disdain for the term "African-Americans", saying that most people who...

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US Lawmakers Work to Salvage Immigration Deal

US Lawmakers Work to Salvage Immigration Deal

Democrats have been demanding protections for recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in exchange for border security funding that could include money for Trump's promised ...

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Hulk Hogan Is Pretty Confident He'd Win US Senate Race

Hulk Hogan Is Pretty Confident He'd Win US Senate Race

Senate in Florida, the retired wrestler's home state. Once a household name in wrestling, WWE terminated Hogan's contract in July 2015 on the heels of an audio release that contained him using r...

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Police investigating charges against others in Las Vegas strip massacre, lawyer says

Police investigating charges against others in Las Vegas strip massacre, lawyer says

Prior to committing the deadliest mass shooting in American history, Las Vegas sniper Stephen Paddock researched several Chicago music festivals according to a newly-released police report. Late i...

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Putin strips off for icy dip to mark Orthodox Epiphany

Putin strips off for icy dip to mark Orthodox Epiphany

Putin chose the waters of the frozen Lake Seliger, in the Nilo-Stolobenskaya Monastery about 250 miles north of Moscow , for his plunge. In Orthodox tradition, water blessed by a priest during Epip...

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Concussions may not lead to CTE

Concussions may not lead to CTE

Researchers hypothesized that early CTE may result from damaged blood vessels in the brain that become leaky, resulting in blood proteins spilling into brain tissue and triggering brain in...

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Foreign minister Boris Johnson floats idea of bridge between United Kingdom and France

Foreign minister Boris Johnson floats idea of bridge between United Kingdom and France

Britain and France are now linked by the 32 mile- long (50.5 km) Channel Tunnel , which carries high-speed Eurostar passenger trains, the Eurotunnel Shuttle for road vehicles and worldwide goods tr...

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Christie becomes first NJ governor in decades to avoid breaking leg

Christie becomes first NJ governor in decades to avoid breaking leg

Murphy says the order covers his administration's code of conduct. The policy change is meant to promote more gender-pay equity in New Jersey , and the salary history issue is something that has been...

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Dow closes above 26000 for first time

Shares of trivago N.V. ( NASDAQ :TRVG) closed the previous trading session at $7.49, experiencing a change of -7.42% with 1,613,594 shares trading hands. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 lost 0.4 percen...

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Trump Administration Considering to Build Mini Nuclear Weapons

Trump Administration Considering to Build Mini Nuclear Weapons

Draft versions of the document call for a massive increase in nuclear weapon stockpiles, the development of low-yield nuclear warheads and nuke-armed cruise missiles for use by US Navy submarines. ...

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McKayla Maroney, recounting sexual abuse, calls ex-USA Gymnastics doctor a 'monster'

McKayla Maroney, recounting sexual abuse, calls ex-USA Gymnastics doctor a 'monster'

Kyle Stephens was the first of the almost 100 survivors expected to testify at a four-day sentencing hearing for Larry Nassar this week in state court. "Whether or not you admit guilt in this storyl...

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Russian Embassy ridicules Facebook's reopening of probe into Brexit fake news link

Russian Embassy ridicules Facebook's reopening of probe into Brexit fake news link

Facebook is reconsidering whether Russian operatives exploited its platform to influence Britain's so-called "Brexit" referendum on leaving the, Simon Milner , the social network's United Kingdom ...

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Brigitte Bardot Just Made Some Very Controversial Comments About The #MeToo Movement

Brigitte Bardot Just Made Some Very Controversial Comments About The #MeToo Movement

But there are many actresses who flirt with producers to get a role. The 83-year-old continued, "I was never the victim of sexual harassment". Bardot, a prominent sex symbol in the '50s, says that...

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Federer requested night match to avoid Melbourne scorcher

With the Rod Laver Arena roaring, he offered a parting shot in the guise of perhaps his most famous character - Anchorman's Ron Burgundy . After the match , Will Ferrell came out on the cou...

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Tripura votes on Feb 18; Meghalaya, Nagaland on Feb 27

Tripura votes on Feb 18; Meghalaya, Nagaland on Feb 27

The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Thursday announced the poll dates for Assembly elections in Meghalaya, Tripura and Nagaland in the national capital. Alleging that many Tripura ministers ...

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Distracted Pleasure Boat Driver Pulverizes a Fishing Boat

Distracted Pleasure Boat Driver Pulverizes a Fishing Boat

What started out as a calm day on the Columbia River turned into a heart-stopping excursion as boaters jumped overboard when another vessel came speeding toward them. Larsen has pleaded not guilty to ...

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York County Officer shot during Ambush Dies

York County Officer shot during Ambush Dies

Flags were held by police, sheriff deputies and other first responders and were flown from fire engines on a bridge overlooking the interstate as the vehicle carrying Doty's body passed by. McCall, a ...

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Trump accuses Putin of helping N. Korea evade international sanctions

Trump accuses Putin of helping N. Korea evade international sanctions

Last year's successful inter-continental ballistic missile and nuclear tests by the North only added to it. Last year, her name was included among candidates for the powerful Central Committee of N...

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2017 was the second-hottest year ever recorded

2017 was the second-hottest year ever recorded

Federal government researchers said Thursday that 2017 was the second hottest year on record in terms of global average surface temperatures. Temperatures in both 2016 and 2015 were lifted by El Ni...

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Netanyahu says US Embassy to move to Jerusalem this year

Netanyahu says US Embassy to move to Jerusalem this year

The Israeli premier who is visiting India said earlier in the day, "My solid assessment is that it will go much faster than you think - within a year from now". In the past year, the importance of the...

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Fatah: US action will restrict the work of UNRWA

Fatah: US action will restrict the work of UNRWA

Deputy Prime Minister Alexander De Croo said in a statement on Wednesday that Brussels would allocate the funds over three years. Fatah Movement reaffirms the vital need for UNRWA to continue to a...

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Minutes passed before Hawaii called feds about bogus alert

Minutes passed before Hawaii called feds about bogus alert

In recent days, Schatz and his Senate colleague Mazie Hirono met with officials from the Department of Defense, FEMA and the Hawaii EMA in Washington where it was decided that, rather than take over t...

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Trump administration to appeal DACA immigrant ruling to Supreme Court

Trump administration to appeal DACA immigrant ruling to Supreme Court

The Trump administration is apparently so sure that a federal court it deems to be liberal will rule against it on DACA that it's taking the unusual step of simultaneously appealing to the Supreme C...

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Faridabad gangrape: Two accused arrested from Rajasthan

Faridabad gangrape: Two accused arrested from Rajasthan

Following this brutal and shameful incident, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday said , "Such incidents are unfortunate". The latest case of sexual assault was reported in H...

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Winter Weather Advisory Issued Storm on Track

Winter Weather Advisory Issued Storm on Track

Wednesday's high is only expected to reach 30 degrees with overnight lows in the mid-teens. The National Weather Service is forecasting a couple of colder storm systems to move into the area over ...

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