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Emmanuel Macron seen as winning first televised presidential debate

That score was above those of his rivals. Opponents of the European Union have been salivating over the prospect of the far right's Marine Le Pen winning the presidency, given her promise to hold ...

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Syrian Kurdish YPG aims to expand force to over 100000

Syrian Kurdish YPG aims to expand force to over 100000

The YPG, or People's Protection Units, effectively serves as the military of the autonomous Kurdish-led regions which emerged in northern Syria with the retreat of state authority in 2011 that accompa...

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California Retailer Sues Ivanka Trump's Company For Profiting Off Political Ties

California Retailer Sues Ivanka Trump's Company For Profiting Off Political Ties

With the Trump Organization, Ivanka Trump has stepped down from a leadership role and will receive fixed payments rather than a share of the profits. Gorelick did concede that Ivanka's elevation to ...

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Robert Downey Jr to 'talk to the animals' as Doctor Dolittle

Robert Downey Jr to 'talk to the animals' as Doctor Dolittle

While Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr) stated how the coming months of the film's shooting are going to be a insane experience, Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) and Peter Parker (Tom Holland) are already in awe...

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Tillerson: Pre-emptive US Strike Against North Korea Is an 'Option'

Tillerson: Pre-emptive US Strike Against North Korea Is an 'Option'

All options are on the table ". North Korea argues it develops nuclear weapons in response to us aggression. North Korea's uranium enrichment facility has doubled in size over the last few years, ...

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Another man named in fatal attack against Kim Jong Nam

The confederation said Wednesday a new date of June 8 has been set and it wants North Korea to find a "neutral venue" for the match by April 14, in the event diplomatic relations have not returned t...

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Marks & Spencer joins McDonald's, L'Oreal, Audi, BBC in boycotting Google

Marks & Spencer joins McDonald's, L'Oreal, Audi, BBC in boycotting Google

It is reported that YouTube accounts posting extremist content, including that of former Ku Klux Klan member David Duke, could have made around £250,000 from the ads placed alongside their videos. T...

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Passengers feared injured as plane crashes during landing in South Sudan

Passengers feared injured as plane crashes during landing in South Sudan

Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? "The pilot I think was not seeing well, was not seeing the runway well". For his part, Santino Deng, manager of the Sout...

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FBI confirms investigation into possible Russian ties to Trump campaign

The public deserves answers, and the president should also want to finally clear the air on an issue that has dogged his campaign for months. Trump made the claims in a series of tweets in early M...

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Pak's plan to declare Gilgit-Baltistan as fifth province unacceptable

Pak's plan to declare Gilgit-Baltistan as fifth province unacceptable

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's helping gesture towards Pakistan via sharing of waterways could be witness a complete U-turn after the diplomatic relations between the South Asian neighbours fell to an...

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Leicester hold on to secure impressive win at West Ham

Leicester hold on to secure impressive win at West Ham

Sloppy defending proved costly for the Hammers as Leicester stunned the home side when Riyad Mahrez and Robert Huth put the visitors in to an early 2-0 lead. "We have to do better", Bilic said . "Tha...

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Britain to pull Brexit trigger on March 29

Britain to pull Brexit trigger on March 29

The prime minister is expected to visit Scotland before triggering Article 50, as part of a tour of Britain that began on Monday in Wales and will also take in Northern Ireland. May, 60, hopes to nego...

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Pakistani PM Orders Reopening Of Border With Afghanistan

Pakistani PM Orders Reopening Of Border With Afghanistan

The prime minister ordered the authorities to reopen the border immediately as a gesture of goodwill while keeping in sight the businesses affected. Noting that Pakistan had eliminated nearly all te...

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Israeli fighter jets escape missiles from pro-Assad forces during Syria mission

The incident is the most significant military squabble between the Syria and Israel since the Syrian civil war started in March 2011. Also on Friday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ackn...

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Suspect involved in EMT murder arrested

Suspect involved in EMT murder arrested

Overnight, her brothers and sisters of the FDNY saluted as Arroyo's body was removed from Jacobi Medical Center, where hours before they rushed to be with her. "We will, with her family, celebrate her...

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More than 30 refugees killed in helicopter attack on boat in Yemen

Seven fishermen were also killed off Hodeida by gunfire from an unidentified source , while a further seven were killed in a auto near Mokha, hospital workers said. The Trump administration has rampe...

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Raw: Deadly Floods Ravage Peru, Woman Escapes Mudslide

Raw: Deadly Floods Ravage Peru, Woman Escapes Mudslide

Muddy water spilled onto streets and into homes on Thursday in a new round of unusually heavy rains that has killed at least a dozen people in Peru and now threatens flooding in the capital. Chamorr...

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Massive fire engulfs downtown Raleigh construction site

Massive fire engulfs downtown Raleigh construction site

The fire then quickly spread to several other surrounding buildings. Nearby buildings and residents were being evacuated and it appeared power was knocked out in several nearby buildings. Boulevard ...

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Yemen: Dozens Martyred, Injured in a new Saudi Massacre

Yemen: Dozens Martyred, Injured in a new Saudi Massacre

The amount of explosives this drone boat carries is not known, but the rebels are believed to have enough to threaten ships that pass through the strategic sea lanes off the Yemeni coast. He said the ...

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Media protests after Tillerson takes only one reporter to Japan

News organizations pay for the cost of the reporters' travel. McPike is a White House correspondent for IJR, and previously reported for CNN, Real Clear Politics, NBC News, and National Journal,...

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Japan Court Blames Government for Fukushima Nuclear Accident

But Tokyo 2020 organizers are hoping for a role reversal, using the Olympic Games to help regenerate Fukushima - an area devastated by the 2011 quake, tsunami and subsequent nuclear disaster. Tepco an...

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Oath Taken, Navjot Singh Sidhu Touches Captain Amarinder Singh's feet: 10 Points

Oath Taken, Navjot Singh Sidhu Touches Captain Amarinder Singh's feet: 10 Points

Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa, and the state's richest legislator Rana Gurjit Singh will also be ministers. Manpreet Singh Badal, estranged nephew of former Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, has been...

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Malaysia to handle the body of Kim Jong-nam

Malaysia to handle the body of Kim Jong-nam

Zahid said the authorities had traveled overseas to an undisclosed country to collect the DNA sample. Interpol, based in Lyon, France, has posted red notices on its website for the four North Korean...

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Russians Paid Ex-Trump Security Aide Flynn $68000

Russians Paid Ex-Trump Security Aide Flynn $68000

Depending on the type of work that Flynn did for the two Russian firms - which the letter does not make clear - it may not be subject to disclosure to the Justice Department under the Foreign Agents...

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PM tells Sturgeon 'now is not the time' for Scottish independence referendum

PM tells Sturgeon 'now is not the time' for Scottish independence referendum

The 1998 Scotland Act, which created the Scottish parliament, reserved some powers to Westminster, including the constitution. "If the Tories refuse to do so, they would effectively be blocking Scot...

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Hawaii's Trump travel ban ruling (full text)

Hawaii's Trump travel ban ruling (full text)

The judge's ruling also said that just because the ban doesn't target all Muslims, it doesn't mean the order isn't anti-Muslim in nature. Just hours before US President Donald Trump's revis...

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Nicola Sturgeon calls for second Scottish independence referendum

Nicola Sturgeon calls for second Scottish independence referendum

She went on: "I will seek the approval of the Scottish Parliament to open discussions with the United Kingdom government on the details of a Section 30 order - the procedure that will enable the ...

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Pirates hijack freighter off Somalia's coast

Pirates hijack freighter off Somalia's coast

The hijacking began on Monday when the captain of Aris 13 sent a mayday alert as two skiffs closed in on the tanker in the Gulf of Aden. EU Navfor aircraft were flying overhead to monitor and tr...

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Donald Trump wants to make drone strikes easier to launch

Donald Trump wants to make drone strikes easier to launch

Bush and were expanded by Obama", the report continued. It was a question I didn't feel entirely confident answering back then because-for all his campaign talk about reducing our military footprint...

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Legendary Juventus keeper Buffon wants to avoid Leicester

Legendary Juventus keeper Buffon wants to avoid Leicester

Both clubs reached the last eight on Tuesday night, with Buffon's Serie A-leading Bianconeri moving past Porto 3-0 on aggregate while Leicester mounted a second-leg comeback to edge out Sevilla 3-2. "...

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Fighter plane crashes in Barmer

Fighter plane crashes in Barmer

A MiG-21 aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed near Barmer in Rajasthan earlier on September 10 previous year. "Villagers told us that the pilot ejected shortly before the crash". The unfor...

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President Trump talks auto jobs in Michigan

President Trump talks auto jobs in Michigan

If the EPA determines they are not appropriate, the agency will submit a new proposal next year. "We are going to cancel that executive action", he said in a speech at the American Center for Mobil...

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LFC target Keita is better than Pogba, says RD Leipzig sporting director

LFC target Keita is better than Pogba, says RD Leipzig sporting director

These include Bayern Munich, Liverpool, Arsenal, PSG and Barcelona with each of these clubs believed to be eyeing midfield reinforcements in the summer. "But I don't see him in Liverpool". Scoring f...

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Schools closed, state workers told to stay home in NY

Schools closed, state workers told to stay home in NY

New York City Transit will also keep an eye on storm conditions for subways and buses. "We are closely monitoring this storm as it develops and I am directing all state agencies to be on alert and r...

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Rail strikes spread north as drivers join the dispute

Rail strikes spread north as drivers join the dispute

Train operators are looking to see off further strike action after a 24-hour walkout was held on Southern, Northern and Merseyrail yesterday in disputes over the role of the guard. He said: "The RMT a...

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Five things we learned from Arsenal 5-0 Lincoln City

Five things we learned from Arsenal 5-0 Lincoln City

After that we had to respond and we needed players who were solid mentally. Wenger is now weighing up his options after mass fan protests in the aftermath of their recent humiliation in the Champion...

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Son Of Legend Muhammad Ali Questioned Another Time At An Airport

Son Of Legend Muhammad Ali Questioned Another Time At An Airport

When Ali Jr. arrived in Washington on Friday for a flight to Florida, he presented authorities with his Illinois ID to obtain his boarding pass. This is while Transportation Security Administration ...

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Vancouver companies report positive hiring intentions in Q2: Manpower

Vancouver companies report positive hiring intentions in Q2: Manpower

However, the most significant year-on-year improvement is reported by employers in the finance and business services sector, who forecast a Net Employment Outlook of +26%, 19 percentage points stronge...

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Turkey referendum: Dutch are Nazi remnants, claims Erdogan

However, there is no evidence of a pan-EU policy to obstruct the meetings. The country's vast European diaspora is a key constituency for the government. Erdogan's wing in the Turkish government, t...

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Former Egyptian President Mubarak to be released

Former Egyptian President Mubarak to be released

An appeals court upheld the sentence in January previous year but took into account time already served. Mubarak's lawyer, Farid Al Deeb, said the former president could go home "when the doctors de...

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Trump planning to host Chinese president at Mar-a-Lago

CNN also cited a senior White House official as confirming such plan, but the US news organization also quoted the official as saying that "the plan is only tentative at the moment". News of the meeti...

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This Is How Twitterati Reacted To BJP's Magnanimous Victory In UP

This Is How Twitterati Reacted To BJP's Magnanimous Victory In UP

Criticising Demonetisation: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's move to demonetise old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes may have caused great amount of inconvenience, however, one thing it did to the Pri...

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Putin spokesman: When will dialogue with US start?

Putin spokesman: When will dialogue with US start?

Several congressional committees, as well as United States intelligence agencies and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, continue to investigate how and to what degree Moscow may have helped Trump ...

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Federal court rules 3 GOP congressional districts discriminate against Hispanics

Federal court rules 3 GOP congressional districts discriminate against Hispanics

That includes Democratic Congressman Lloyd Doggett's District 35, which encompasses parts of Travis County. Will Hurd, R-Helotes - a huge area along the Mexican border that extends from the El Paso ar...

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UP Elections 2017: Shivpal Yadav vows to fightback after SP's shocking defeat

UP Elections 2017: Shivpal Yadav vows to fightback after SP's shocking defeat

Shivpal Yadav, a master organiser and a grassroots leader of the party, said: "This is a defeat of arrogance not of the Samajwadi Party". Sidelined SP leader Shivpal Yadav, who won from his seat in ...

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Pope Francis open to the possibility of ordaining married men

Pope Francis open to the possibility of ordaining married men

The Pope said he was open to the idea of so-called viri probati - meaning married men of proven faith - becoming priests. "If so, we would need to determine what tasks they can perform, for exam...

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Fox, Briscoe lead Kentucky past Georgia 71-60 in SEC Tournament

Fox, Briscoe lead Kentucky past Georgia 71-60 in SEC Tournament

But how could they possibly be expected to earn a top seed in the big dance every year? "When you smell blood, just keep attacking". Although Adebayo, Monk and Fox provided a bulk of the scoring, ...

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MI advances into Big Ten championship game

MI advances into Big Ten championship game

And the celebration will continue when MI hops on a plane for the second time since the crash with a championship trophy from a tournament they nearly missed. Upon announcing the bracket , CBS anal...

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Al Qaeda-linked group claims deadly attack in Syrian capital

Al Qaeda-linked group claims deadly attack in Syrian capital

The cemetery is one of Syria's most ancient and is where many prominent religious figured were buried. There are 11 Shiite shrines in Bab al-Saghir cemetery, usually a visiting spot for Shiite vis...

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Amber Alert issued after 4-year-old girl abducted from Toronto home

After paramedics checked the child for any injury, she was released to her parents and driven home by police. Police are warning that if you see this vehicle, do not approach it. Ranbir Dhillon duri...

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