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Why Greta Gerwig and Mary J. Blige's Oscar nominations are significant

Why Greta Gerwig and Mary J. Blige's Oscar nominations are significant

The Oscars also avoided an #OscarsSoWhite controversy in the women's category by giving nods to Mary J. Blige for her dignified matriarch in " Mudbound " and Octavia Spencer for her compassionate fr...

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Prosecutors to Seek 21-month Sentence for Sen. Paul's Neighbor

Prosecutors to Seek 21-month Sentence for Sen. Paul's Neighbor

Paul sustained six broken ribs and pleural effusion - fluid around the lungs - November 3 when Boucher allegedly attacked him outside his home. Baker characterized the attack as a dispute betwe...

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Andy Rourke Denies Involvement in

Andy Rourke Denies Involvement in "Classically Smiths" Concerts

Classically Smiths had been billed as a chance to see some of the Manchester band's most memorable songs performed in collaboration with the Manchester Camerata Orchestra . Therefore, if there are ...

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What Are Analysts Report About Schlumberger Limited (SLB)

What Are Analysts Report About Schlumberger Limited (SLB)

It has underperformed by 20.00% the S&P500. Tekla Capital Management Llc decreased Exelixis Inc. Goldman Sachs Grp reported 0.11% in The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD). The company now has a con...

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Temperatures to fall today, with possible rain-snow mix in forecast

Temperatures to fall today, with possible rain-snow mix in forecast

Officials urged residents in the area to delay outdoor activities that might spark a fire. On Wednesday there is a 40 percent chance of rain after 10 a.m. Forecasters say warm, dry and breezy cond...

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Jeff Sessions questioned in Russia probe

Jeff Sessions questioned in Russia probe

While the White House originally said Trump fired Comey due to his controversial handling of the investigation into former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's use of private email when...

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Sen. Nelson votes to end shutdown

Sen. Nelson votes to end shutdown

Sherrod Brown of OH told reporters. THE VOTE: Two Republicans voted against the bill: Rand Paul and Mike Lee. "So some Democrats have to convince Mitch McConnell: stronger language results...

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Bomb blast at Thai food stall kills 3

Bomb blast at Thai food stall kills 3

Eakapong Rattanachai said. Police said the motorcycle was placed near a stall selling pork, which is strictly forbidden for Muslims under Islamic Law. The most recent surge in separatist sentiment w...

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Woman who inspired 'Rosie the Riveter' dies at 96

Woman who inspired 'Rosie the Riveter' dies at 96

They put Dr James Kimble on the task, and after six years of investigation and research, found that while Doyle's claim was made in good faith, it was Naomi Parker Fraley who lay true claim to inspiri...

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EasyJet share price takes off as airline benefits from industry turbulence

EasyJet share price takes off as airline benefits from industry turbulence

EasyJet says it benefited from a 6.6% rise in revenue-per-seat at constant currency, as passenger numbers increased 8% to 18.8 million. The carrier generated a 14% rise in revenues over the first q...

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Abortion opponents to push for ultrasound bill at Capitol

Abortion opponents to push for ultrasound bill at Capitol

The organization has also asked for a federal court to allow it to bring the lawsuit in the name of all pregnant women in custody of the ORR in order to put a stop to its policy, which it deems as "...

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1 person dead, several wounded after school shooting in Marshall County, Ky

1 person dead, several wounded after school shooting in Marshall County, Ky

Last year, she says the boy got angry during a class and threw a pair of scissors at a girl. It was unclear whether the shooter and the victim knew each other. "This could have been avoidable", she ...

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Christopher Wray Is Finally Fed Up With Trump's War Against the FBI

Christopher Wray Is Finally Fed Up With Trump's War Against the FBI

After the White House pressured FBI Director Christopher Wray to fire his deputy director amid a rumored Justice Department purge , the former threatened to quit. "The president designated Chris Wray...

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As deal is sealed to dodge shutdown, Trump stays out of sight

As deal is sealed to dodge shutdown, Trump stays out of sight

Senate Democrats reluctantly voted in favor of the bill, relenting in return for Republican assurances that the Senate will soon take up the plight of young immigrant "dreamers" and other contentious ...

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White House doctor: Trump is medically fit to serve

White House doctor: Trump is medically fit to serve

He says it has now been used in 200 countries, in 60 languages , and has been deployed in one developing country to demonstrate its leader was no longer fit to govern. "There is no indication whatsoe...

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Twitter COO Anthony Noto Exits to Take CEO Job at SoFi

Twitter COO Anthony Noto Exits to Take CEO Job at SoFi

SoFi is said to have offered Noto an ownership stake in the company if he signs on as the company's CEO. Bain had been appointed COO around the time Jack Dorsey regained his role as chief executive...

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Turkey Detains 24 Over 'Terror Propaganda' Against Syria Operation

Turkey Detains 24 Over 'Terror Propaganda' Against Syria Operation

It said a soldier was killed in cross-border raid. Turkish tanks have moved swiftly through Afrin's Shera and Sherawa districts, with YPG and YPJ fighters trying their best to hold off the gro...

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Congress approves plan to end shutdown, reopen government

Congress approves plan to end shutdown, reopen government

Tens of thousands of federal workers shut down operations on Monday with the USA government closed for a third day, as lawmakers appeared to make progress in negotiating a deal before the Senate...

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Stormy Daniels, Trump's alleged former mistress, performs at SC strip club

Stormy Daniels, Trump's alleged former mistress, performs at SC strip club

It said the payment may have been an in-kind contribution, which would violate several campaign finance laws . The group called on the Justice Department and Federal Election Commission to invest...

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Outrage on Campus: Students walkout at Helix High over arrest

Outrage on Campus: Students walkout at Helix High over arrest

On Monday night, students and parents confronted the school board and demanded they take action. This video has been widely shared on social media. The incident started when the 17-year-old student,...

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Mamata Banerjee slams Centre for not declaring Netaji's birthday national holiday

Mamata Banerjee slams Centre for not declaring Netaji's birthday national holiday

Bose and the "The Open Platform for Netaji " organised a rally on the occasion as well. Kovind in a tweet said, "On his birthday, I offer my tributes to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose ". Patnaik also...

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Out of character, Trump keeps his distance as shutdown ends

Out of character, Trump keeps his distance as shutdown ends

Schumer (N.Y.) joined most other Democrats in voting to reopen the government with that commitment in hand. - Phil Mattingly (@Phil_Mattingly) January 22, 2018tbd. The two successfully worked to foi...

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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

He added: "It's a mistake when you just ask "yes" or "no", when you don't ask people how to improve the situation and to explain how to improve it". A Department for Exiting the European Union spo...

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Dense fog caused low visibility across western MA

Dense fog caused low visibility across western MA

The fog is expected to become more widespread Sunday evening and isn't expected to dissipate until the morning. As of 6:30 a.m., Florida Highway Patrol's live traffic map indicated patches of fog al...

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Travel chaos after gas leak shuts Charing Cross station

Travel chaos after gas leak shuts Charing Cross station

London authorities evacuated almost 1.5 thousand people from the nightclub and the hotel due to a gas leak in central Westminster British capital, according to the city fire department. People are...

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Vietnam jails most senior Communist Get together official in a long time

Vietnam jails most senior Communist Get together official in a long time

Vietnam has sentenced an ex-official for the Communist Party to serve a 13-year jail term following a trial that was considered as the most significant seen in ages. Another former PetroVietnam execut...

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Deal Reached in US Senate to End 3 Day Government Shutdown

Deal Reached in US Senate to End 3 Day Government Shutdown

A deal was hastily assembled and approved Monday to break through the Senate stalemate over immigration and border security that shut down the government for three days. "We will make a long term ...

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Kasur police claim to arrest main suspect of Zainab case

Kasur police claim to arrest main suspect of Zainab case

After the interrogation, Imran fled Kasur and had been reportedly residing in places like Phoolnagr and Pakpattan city. The official said that the suspect has confessed. Khan, citing police, said th...

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Few arrests as Eagles fans take to streets to celebrate

Few arrests as Eagles fans take to streets to celebrate

A week ago, Taylor Hendricks, 22, was also arrested for slugging a police horse after he was thrown out of the Linc in the divisional round against the Falcons. On Monday, police identified the susp...

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Salman's BAJRANGI BHAIJAAN all set to enthrall Chinese audience

Salman's BAJRANGI BHAIJAAN all set to enthrall Chinese audience

Salman Khan's Bajrangi Bhaijaan will be dubbed and released in the Chinese theaters on March 2, 2018. Eros International in association with China's E Stars Films Ltd to release #BajrangiBhaijaan in...

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