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24 countries against Syria chemical weapon impunity

24 countries against Syria chemical weapon impunity

During the Security Council meeting, Nebenzia called again for establishing a "new global investigative body which, on the basis of irrefutable information, would be able to establish evidence to iden...

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When and where will it hit the United Kingdom today — Storm Georgina

When and where will it hit the United Kingdom today — Storm Georgina

There was heavy rain this morning, which led to a flood warning - that immediate action is required - being issued for the River Severn at Severn Ham, Tewkesbury. Lowest temperatures 4 to 7 degrees. ...

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A fresh GOP promise and a 'talking stick' help end shutdown

A fresh GOP promise and a 'talking stick' help end shutdown

The bill needed 60 votes to pass the procedural hurdle in the 100-member Senate, meaning Republicans who have a one-seat majority could not manoeuvre on their own. What they do not have is any certa...

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United Kingdom panel on Mideast peace urges European Union to take broker role

The biggest news coming from Pence's three-day visit to Israel is announcing that the US embassy will move to Jerusalem by 2019, says Laurie Cardoza-Moore of Proclaiming Justice to the Nations . ...

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Crude oil futures jump to Rs. 4084 per barrel

Crude oil futures jump to Rs. 4084 per barrel

The ICE March Brent crude futures also were up by 24 cents ending at $69.27 per barrel while the Nymex March light sweet crude contract settling at $63.78 per barrel during the same trading session....

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VENEZUELA: Constituent Assembly To Call Presidential Elections This Year

VENEZUELA: Constituent Assembly To Call Presidential Elections This Year

The local elections were boycotted by several opposition leaders. He settled on a frequent refrain to accuse his opponents of taking orders from the Trump administration, which has slapped financial...

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'Killer flu' kills again: Flu shot could save your life

'Killer flu' kills again: Flu shot could save your life

Which is expected this time of year, however, the numbers are a lot higher than last year and previous years". The flu season is getting worse. For more information about influenza and where t...

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France would have voted to leave European Union too, says Emmanuel Macron

France would have voted to leave European Union too, says Emmanuel Macron

Trump and Macron have met and phoned each other several times over the past year. "I'm always extremely direct and frank, as he is". Trump and the first lady were Macron's guests of honor last July ...

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House ethics panel will investigate Rep. Patrick Meehan after sexual harassment claim

House ethics panel will investigate Rep. Patrick Meehan after sexual harassment claim

On the House Ethics Committee, Meehan was one of the members of Congress responsible for overseeing sexual harassment investigations. While stating that he sent the woman a "heartfelt letter" and me...

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Americans killed, injured in attack on Kabul hotel

Americans killed, injured in attack on Kabul hotel

In total, 22 people were killed in the attack including 14 foreigners, Afghan officials have said . Eleven of the 14 foreigners had been previously identified as working for the private Afghan airlin...

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What's Next for US-Indonesia Defense Relations Under Trump?

What's Next for US-Indonesia Defense Relations Under Trump?

Mattis noted Vietnam's proximity to the South China Sea makes the country a key player in disputes with China over territorial claims to islets, shoals and other small land formations in the sea. "And...

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When North Korea blew up a jetliner to cease the Olympics

When North Korea blew up a jetliner to cease the Olympics

She was put on trial and sentenced to death, but Kim was later pardoned by then-President Roh Tae-woo, despite criticism from the main opposition party at the time. "The North's bigger objective would...

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Unemployment falls in every Nevada county in 2017

Unemployment falls in every Nevada county in 2017

The state's unemployment rate remained below the national rate of 4.1 percent. "Additionally, the state's economy has added 111,700 private-sector jobs over the past year", said Bohdan Wynnyk, direc...

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North Korea Plans Pre-Olympics Performance in Gangneung

North Korea Plans Pre-Olympics Performance in Gangneung

The rare breakthrough in sports diplomacy has raised hopes for a thaw in cross-border ties, which have been strained by Pyongyang's continued provocations, and for the resumption of long-stalled talks...

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Twin vehicle bombings in Libya kills 27

Twin vehicle bombings in Libya kills 27

The second blast originated from a Mercedes parked across the street and targeted an ambulance, increasing the number of casualties, security said. A second vehicle exploded 30 minutes later in the ...

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Fodder scam case: Lalu, Jagannath awarded 5 year jail term

Fodder scam case: Lalu, Jagannath awarded 5 year jail term

On Wednesday morning, Judge SS Prasad delivered the judgment in the case, which is related to the fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 33.67 crore from the treasury of Chaibasa district in 1992-'93. The alle...

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Hugh Masekela, Considered the Father of South African Jazz, Dies at 78

Hugh Masekela, Considered the Father of South African Jazz, Dies at 78

South African jazz trumpeter and anti-apartheid activist Hugh Masekela has died at 78. In 1974, Masekela released his album I Am Not Afraid, which included Stimela (Coal Train), a song that became...

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Mattis says Turkey is fighting in the wrong part of Syria

Mattis says Turkey is fighting in the wrong part of Syria

Precautions were being taken to prevent civilians and innocents from being harmed in the operation. We have forces in Afrin , thousands. He warned that without a political solution to the multi-s...

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Kentucky school targeted in mass shooting

Kentucky school targeted in mass shooting

The second high school shooting in two days brought tragedy to Marshall County High School in Benton, Kentucky , Tuesday morning. Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin tweeted about the incident, ...

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11 ways the 2018 Oscars could be historic

11 ways the 2018 Oscars could be historic

The slate of #MeToo-positive nominees included, among other people, " Lady Bird's " Greta Gerwig being honored with a nomination for directing and a woman, for the first time in the Academy Awar...

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Trump Praises John Kelly for Doing 'Fantastic Job'

Trump Praises John Kelly for Doing 'Fantastic Job'

The Fox News host's book, " Media Madness: Donald Trump, The Press, And The War Over The Truth ", chronicles a leader with a compulsion to do whatever his advisers warn against, leaving them to pick...

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USA Gymnastics abuse scandal: Ex-Olympic champion Aly Raisman wants inquiry

USA Gymnastics abuse scandal: Ex-Olympic champion Aly Raisman wants inquiry

More than 150 women and girls have talked in court about being molested by Larry Nassar or had their statements read by others. "I have a voice now, and I want to be heard". USA Gymnastics had alre...

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Need to propagate India-ASEAN special ties among youth: Sushma Swaraj

Need to propagate India-ASEAN special ties among youth: Sushma Swaraj

Indonesian president Joko Widodo will be the last to arrive. He also said India has proposed United States dollars 1 billion line of credit to promote sea, air and road connectivity projects with AS...

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Key accused of Zainab's murder arrested

Key accused of Zainab's murder arrested

The case will be heard in an Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC), prime accused Imran, who was arrested and apprehended by the police yesterday, will appear before the court. After that he shaved his beard off...

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Stephen Miller: the mastermind behind the rescission of DACA

Vaughan, director of policy studies for the Washington-based Center for Immigration Studies, told Bedard for his January 22 Washington Secrets column. But there is debate - inside and outside the Whit...

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QuickQuotes from business on Canada agreeing to revised TPP trade deal

QuickQuotes from business on Canada agreeing to revised TPP trade deal

In an interview with the Financial Times of London, Japan's economic minister, Toshimitsu Motegi, said the member nations have resolved their outstanding differences and hope to sign an agreement by...

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Protesters tell Trump he's not welcome in Davos

Protesters tell Trump he's not welcome in Davos

It also said there would be a special forum specifically for Nigeria, which he said would involve engagement and interaction with development finance institutions and global institutional investors ...

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Flu deaths prompt warnings from victims' families as outbreak continues

Flu deaths prompt warnings from victims' families as outbreak continues

Because this is a cumulative rate, the number is expected to increase as the flu season progressed, CDC researchers said two weeks ago in a conference call with the media. They are often confus...

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Slovenia poised to become second European Union state to recognize Palestine, report says

Slovenia poised to become second European Union state to recognize Palestine, report says

Changing a long-held US policy, Trump said he recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and that the United States will relocate its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem . Netanyahu referred to...

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Facebook plan to combat fake news draws scepticism

Facebook plan to combat fake news draws scepticism

This would be rolled out to other countries later. "Social media enables people to spread information faster than ever before, and if we don't specifically tackle these problems, then we end up amplif...

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Iraq sentences German woman to death for helping IS

Iraq sentences German woman to death for helping IS

Scotland Yard has released her on bail while it continues its investigation. Iraqi Federal Police members hold an Islamic State flag, which they pulled down during fighting between Iraqi forces and ...

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Five Missing After Well Explosion in Oklahoma

Five Missing After Well Explosion in Oklahoma

Aerial footage shows several fires were still burning by midday on the rig and other equipment; the derrick, a towering metal structure above the well, collapsed onto the ground. Skinner said the com...

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Rex Tillerson visits new USA embassy in London AFTER Trump snubs UK

He concluded his column: 'President Trump has had highly successful visits to France, Germany , Japan, China, and other countries. Tillerson, on his eighth trip to Europe since becoming secretary...

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Shooting at Ellis County High School Leaves 15-year-old Hospitalized

Shooting at Ellis County High School Leaves 15-year-old Hospitalized

School officials say they can not comment on disciplinary actions involving students. They also had no information about the unidentified girl's condition. Edge says both students attended the schoo...

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White House Says Report That Kelly, Miller Running DACA Talks 'Ridiculous'

White House Says Report That Kelly, Miller Running DACA Talks 'Ridiculous'

Miller", Graham said at the time , Vox reported . "Every time we have a proposal it is only yanked back by staff members", Mr Graham lamented, adding that though he does "enjoy working with ...

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Pennsylvania's Supreme Court Strikes Down Congressional District Maps As Unconstitutionally Gerrymandered

Pennsylvania's Supreme Court Strikes Down Congressional District Maps As Unconstitutionally Gerrymandered

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Monday struck down the limits of the state's 18 congressional locale, saying they disregard the state constitution and conceding a noteworthy triumph to a gathering...

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Ryan's Strategy May Be Backfiring, Earning GOP Blame for a Government Shutdown

Ryan's Strategy May Be Backfiring, Earning GOP Blame for a Government Shutdown

When Paul Ryan's spanking new strategy for avoiding a government shutdown on Friday leaked out of the Capitol yesterday, it looked pretty smart. "We have agreed that we would accept that in the Ho...

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Fifteen people hospitalised in Sydney train crash

Fifteen people hospitalised in Sydney train crash

Initial reports suggested the train derailed, but Sydney Trains CEO Howard Collins said it was still on its rails. "The 10:11am train service from Richmond to Central has been cancelled", S...

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United States actions in Syria either provocation or lack of understanding: Lavrov

United States actions in Syria either provocation or lack of understanding: Lavrov

Separately, Lavrov criticized the United States' actions in Syria, saying they were either a "deliberate provocation" or Washington lacked an understanding of the situation there. The denies Turkish...

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Don't be fooled by Trump admin's national park shutdown ploy

Don't be fooled by Trump admin's national park shutdown ploy

The decision led to some comical and ultimately sad stories of children having their D.C. school trips canceled and veterans not being able to visit monuments built in their honor. "That's why we're...

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