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House headed for cliffhanger vote on NSA surveillance

House headed for cliffhanger vote on NSA surveillance

The US House of Representatives has voted to extend by another six years the National Security Agency's warrantless surveillance programme - allowing spying on both Americans and foreigners to con...

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U.S. officials raid 7-Eleven stores amid crackdown on illegal

U.S. officials raid 7-Eleven stores amid crackdown on illegal

ICE says immigration agents served I-9 audit notices to owners to make sure employees have the proper work authorization. The nation-wide crackdown is said to be part of the effort of the Trump admi...

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Liverpool pose test of Manchester City's bid for immortality

Liverpool pose test of Manchester City's bid for immortality

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk insists the £75m price tag is a big compliment to his hard work, and does not make him nervous. 'This season we were able to do that but we still have to go t...

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Palestinians will not be 'blackmailed' by Trump funding threat: senior official

Palestinians will not be 'blackmailed' by Trump funding threat: senior official

In a pair of tweets , Trump said the Palestinians show " no appreciation or respect " to the United States for aid money given to Palestinian territories. The Palestinians last month walked awa...

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Maharashtra Bandh Today; State on edge after Violence, Protests

Maharashtra Bandh Today; State on edge after Violence, Protests

Over 150 people have been detained in the city since Tuesday, police said. The Shiv Sena on Thursday tore into the Devendra Fadnavis government over the Bhima-Koregaon violence in Maharashtra,...

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Rafa Benitez says Newcastle talking with agents over transfers

Rafa Benitez says Newcastle talking with agents over transfers

Shelvey has been speaking ahead of tomorrow's home game against his former club Swansea City. And the 57-year-old gave the billionaire his ideas for the window. I have heard people talking about our...

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Red Bluff pair arrested in connection with cold case

Red Bluff pair arrested in connection with cold case

After the interview, Hawkins went to the Shasta County Sheriff's office to meet with police investigators, the Redding Police Department said. McAlister's remains were found the following April by a...

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Tunisia protesters give government yellow card over austerity

Tunisia protesters give government yellow card over austerity

Unrest was also reported in the southern city of Gafsa, in Kasserine in central Tunisia and in Sidi Bouzid, the cradle of the protests that sparked the 2011 Arab Spring uprisings. Rights group Amn...

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S Korea proposes meeting with N Korea to discuss Olympics

S Korea proposes meeting with N Korea to discuss Olympics

Under Trump, the USA has repeatedly flexed its military capability and willingness to use force against North Korea as part of the maximum pressure doctrine. In November, a North Korean soldier defect...

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Queen Elizabeth and how her crown could break her neck

Queen Elizabeth and how her crown could break her neck

The Imperial State Crown features almost 3000 diamonds, plus sapphires, emeralds and hundreds of pearls. According to UK's The Telegraph , the footage is shown as part of an hour-long BBC One docu...

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Texas broke special education laws and intentionally delayed services, federal investigation finds

Texas broke special education laws and intentionally delayed services, federal investigation finds

After parents of students with disabilities argued the contract was poorly thought out, Morath terminated it - with $2.2 million in federal funding already spent for services rendered. "The past derel...

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China's trade with North Korea tumbles over United Nations sanctions

The report came, after the December statistics that showed that China exported no oil, gasoline, jet fuel and diesel to North Korea in November and imported no iron ore, coal or lead from the country....

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Ryan: Reported '****hole' comment by Trump 'very unfortunate, unhelpful'

Ryan: Reported '****hole' comment by Trump 'very unfortunate, unhelpful'

I've not seen one of them that's inaccurate. The Wisconsin Republican added that he does not believe the government will shut down over the continued negotiations regarding spending and DACA. "I thi...

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Brexit backer Farage backtracks after mooting second European Union referendum

Brexit backer Farage backtracks after mooting second European Union referendum

His comments sparked fury among Brexiteers who accused him of at attention seeking and today he was scrambling to unpick them, saying he does not actually want another vote. Brexit opponents have argu...

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$45 Million in HUD Funding Going to Help End NJ Homelessness

$45 Million in HUD Funding Going to Help End NJ Homelessness

Federal officials announced a total of about $187 million in grants Thursday to combat a persistent homelessness problem in Southern California, with priority given to programs aimed at getting people...

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Here's How Some Places Trump Called "Shitholes" Are Reacting To His Comments

Haitians reacted with outrage to reports that President Donald Trump questioned why the United States would accept more immigrants from Haiti and " shithole countries " in Africa . To no surpri...

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Dog walks 20 miles twice to get back to family

Dog walks 20 miles twice to get back to family

She traveled to Seminole on foot, was taken back to Prague, and then walked to the city again. An animal control officer picked up Cathleen in Seminole, where she has been waiting at the shelter for...

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President Trump Threatens to Cut-Off Aid to Pakistan

President Trump Threatens to Cut-Off Aid to Pakistan

Hamdullah Mohib, Afghanistan's ambassador in Washington , said on Twitter on Monday that Trump's tweet was a "promising message to Afghans who have suffered at the hands of terrorists based in ...

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US Department of State Lists Georgia Among Safest Countries for Travel

US Department of State Lists Georgia Among Safest Countries for Travel

Travellers should not visit countries in Level 4 , mainly Middle East and African nations, due to the greater likelihood of life-threatening risks, according to the US Department of State . The Unit...

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New Zealand bat first in third ODI against Pakistan

New Zealand bat first in third ODI against Pakistan

New Zealand Cricket had been subjected to criticism recently after some adults during a recent Twenty20 global against the West Indies were accused of "cannonballing into families with small children...

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German parties talk through the night, no end in sight

German parties talk through the night, no end in sight

If the talks had failed , Mrs Merkel's only options would have been to form a minority government or to hold new elections . After nearly 24 hours of marathon talks, there was still no agreeme...

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Special Counsel Mueller Hasn't Requested Interview With Vice President Pence

Special Counsel Mueller Hasn't Requested Interview With Vice President Pence

Despite dodging questions this week about his willingness to be interviewed by the special counsel, Trump said in June that he was "100%" willing to testify under oath about his conversations with...

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The Latest On The Protests In Iran

The Latest On The Protests In Iran

Although President Rouhani , elected for the second time last May, pledged to revive the economy, he has not been able to deliver much, leaving many Iranians frustrated. "In recent days' unrest, th...

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Columbus statue to remain in NYC park

Columbus statue to remain in NYC park

The commission was created as response to the rising fervor around removing contested monuments around the country, as local activists pointed out that NY has its fair share of statues that celebrate...

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Deal on Olympics will do little to disarm North Korea

Deal on Olympics will do little to disarm North Korea

Go Myong-Hyun, an analyst at the Seoul-based Asan Institute of Policy Studies, said North Korea secured so-called "strategic composure" - shelter from a possible U.S. "War rehearsal and dialogue can...

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Streetwise Analysis on Shares of Align Technology, Inc. (NasdaqGS:ALGN)

Streetwise Analysis on Shares of Align Technology, Inc. (NasdaqGS:ALGN)

The stock has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, November 28. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, September 11 by Stifel Nicolaus. The VC1 of Align Technology, Inc . (NASDAQ: ALGN ). S...

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Ministers to discuss maritime interdiction at NK meeting in Canada

Ministers to discuss maritime interdiction at NK meeting in Canada

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will co-host the Vancouver Foreign Ministers' Meeting on Security and Stability on the Korean Peninsula on Tuesday to address North Korea's nuclear and ballistic ...

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Deadly mudslides and flooding hit fire-ravaged Southern California

Deadly mudslides and flooding hit fire-ravaged Southern California

Oprah Winfrey trudged through the mud in her Santa Barbara backyard, posting videos of the damage. Rescuers face difficulties because power lines, trees, and other debris have blocked roadways, a...

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Mary J Blige gets Hollywood Walk of Fame star after remarkable year

Mary J Blige gets Hollywood Walk of Fame star after remarkable year

We would drive down the highway in NY and just dream. Mary addressed the crowd giving her thanks for the recognition. Between the two of them, they did more than that. "What makes Mary special, she ...

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Official social media handles of 'Padmavati' changed to 'Padmaavat'

Official social media handles of 'Padmavati' changed to 'Padmaavat'

Padmaavat is a 200 crore film which is 50 more than Tiger Zinda Hai so it needs as many as audience as possible just to recover the budget and no one will travel out of their respective states to go ...

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