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French President Macron and Rihanna join forces for education

French President Macron and Rihanna join forces for education

The Barbados-born singer - whose hits include "Diamonds" and "Only Girl (In the World") - has also set up the non-profit Clara Lionel Foundation , which includes a scholarship fund for students to le...

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In response to Trump, Democrats argue for middle class

In response to Trump, Democrats argue for middle class

Sanders, borrowing a line from his campaign, said the country was beginning to see a "political revolution" and slammed Trump for not focusing on issues such as wage inequality. The latter earned ...

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Deutsche Bank Sees Annual Loss Amidst US Tax Reform, Market Challenges

Deutsche Bank Sees Annual Loss Amidst US Tax Reform, Market Challenges

Shares in the lender opened 6% lower Friday morning. Deutsche Bank reported a net loss of €500m (£438m) for 2017 after taking the charge related to the USA changes to cross-border taxation, although...

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UPenn Revokes Honorary Degrees from Steve Wynn; Bill Cosby

UPenn Revokes Honorary Degrees from Steve Wynn; Bill Cosby

Wynn has strongly denied the allegations, attributing them to a campaign led by his ex-wife. Cohen and Gutmann also said Penn had chose to revoke an honorary degree previously awarded to comedian B...

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North Korean defector featured in State of the Union recounts dramatic escape

In his Post column, Cha said spelled out his concerns about any preventive military strike, saying it is not the answer. The front-runner candidate and eventual nominee for United States amb...

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Reports states that Teacher stepped on black students during slavery lesson

Reports states that Teacher stepped on black students during slavery lesson

Cummings allegedly pulled the stunt in several of her seventh-grade classes as part of a unit discussing the Middle Passage, the longest leg of the Trans-Atlantic slave trade where Africans were kid...

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Punxsutawney Phil, Buckeye Chuck say six more weeks of winter!

Punxsutawney Phil, Buckeye Chuck say six more weeks of winter!

Each year on Groundhog Day , people flock to Gobbler's Knob in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, to await the forecast of the local rodent celebrity. We're officially at the halfway point of winter, wh...

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Indiana Gains Approval to Continue Medicaid Alternative

Indiana Gains Approval to Continue Medicaid Alternative

The CMS approved the state's waiver in January, but it is being challenged in court by groups representing Medicaid enrollees. On February 2, HHS Secretary Alex Azar approved a Section 1115 waiver f...

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Uttar Pradesh top cop caught on camera pledging to build Ram temple

Uttar Pradesh top cop caught on camera pledging to build Ram temple

Shukla was attending an event organised by Akhil Bharatiya Samagra Vichar Manch at the Lucknow University campus. Those who are opposing Ram Janmabhoomi temple in Ayodhya and want to build Babri M...

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Maldives exiled ex-prez says he will run again for office

Maldives exiled ex-prez says he will run again for office

President Yameen Abdul Gayoom had been set to run for re-election this year virtually unopposed, with all of his opponents either jailed or exiled. The ruling issued late on Thursday could allow Na...

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Kashmiri students assaulted in Haryana after Friday prayers, J&K CM demands probe

The students were later taken to a local hospital and discharged within hours. The students have reportedly suffered bruises on face, arms and legs in the attack, which they claim was unprovoked. "The...

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From PM Trudeau to Foreign Minister Freeland, Canada hopeful of NAFTA future

From PM Trudeau to Foreign Minister Freeland, Canada hopeful of NAFTA future

Regional content requirements - or rules of origin - are among the touchiest issues the countries are working through in revisiting the 24-year-old trade deal. Canada proposed a compromise at talks in...

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Father of Abuse Victims Charges Larry Nassar in Courtroom

Father of Abuse Victims Charges Larry Nassar in Courtroom

Branding the attacker a "demon", Margraves asked Judge Janice Cunningham if he could have five minutes alone with the former USA Gymnastics team doctor. The gymnastics doctor has been accused of i...

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Treasury fears new sanctions on Russian debt might hit U.S. onerous

Treasury fears new sanctions on Russian debt might hit U.S. onerous

Reps. Marcy Kaptur (D-Ohio) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.), co-chairs of the Congressional Ukraine Caucus, released a joint statement expressing disappointment with the Trump administration's decisio...

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Serious injuries reported after crash between bus and SUV near Stayner

Serious injuries reported after crash between bus and SUV near Stayner

The minivan passengers included two adults, two four-year-olds, one eight-year-old, two 10-year-olds and a 15-year-old. The ages of the two adults were not available, and Leon said the van had a USA l...

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Fidel Castro's son 'takes own life'

Fidel Castro's son 'takes own life'

The nuclear scientist, also known as " Fidelito ", or Little Fidel, because of how much he looked like his father, had initially been hospitalized and then continued treatment as an outpatient. He pre...

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NY State Could Lose $14M In Funding Over Highway Signs

NY State Could Lose $14M In Funding Over Highway Signs

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he will introduce legislation that will decouple elements of the state's tax system from the federal tax system to lessen the impact of the GOP tax law on state residents. The s...

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The List of American Human Rights Abuses by Pyongyang

The List of American Human Rights Abuses by Pyongyang

Some observers are using the term " army of beauties " to describe the group. While welcoming the Pyeongchang initiative, many South Koreans have pushed back against the decision to merge both c...

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Manchester City 3 v West Brom 0 - story of the match

Manchester City 3 v West Brom 0 - story of the match

And he produced another masterclass at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday, scoring one and assisting another as Pep Guardiola's side secured their 22nd league win of the campaign. David Silva nearly...

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APNewsBreak: Man who sold ammo to Vegas shooter is charged

APNewsBreak: Man who sold ammo to Vegas shooter is charged

Haig, who is an aerospace engineer, had a home business selling ammunition and sold Paddock 720 rounds of tracer ammunition in September 2017. Haig said in the news conference that Paddock visited h...

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With an eye on Russia, US to increase nuclear capabilities

With an eye on Russia, US to increase nuclear capabilities

The 2018 NPR states that nuclear weapons can't prevent all conflicts but lists four things they will do: deter nuclear and non-nuclear attack; assure allies and partners; achieve USA objectives if det...

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How Do The Margins Look For Celgene Corporation (NasdaqGS:CELG)?

It has outperformed by 12.26% the S&P500. Fmr Llc increased its stake in Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc (ACAD) by 0.29% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Of those analysts, 15 r...

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Canada's anthem to become gender neutral after senate approves lyric change

Canada's anthem to become gender neutral after senate approves lyric change

The previous gender-specific line, "true patriot love/in all thy sons command", will now be sung as, "true patriot love/in all of us command". In 1908, Robert Stanley Weir first wrote the lyric in "...

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Sal Castro student calls brother, 'Someone just got shot, I need you'

Sal Castro student calls brother, 'Someone just got shot, I need you'

The gunfire erupted just before 9 a.m. PT at Salvador Castro Middle School , just west of downtown Los Angeles . Arriving officers "located a few victims and they also located the suspect, who they ...

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Judge rules Florida's voter-restoration process is unconstitutional

Judge rules Florida's voter-restoration process is unconstitutional

Floridians for a Fair Democracy, a leading voting rights advocacy group that earned the required 799,000 petition signatures for the measure, said the amendment would "restore the voting rights of Flo...

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Man City sign French defender Aymeric Laporte

Man City sign French defender Aymeric Laporte

While that may look like he's insulting someone's mother, he wasn't. You'd suspect that Pep Guardiola wouldn't break Man City's record for signing a defender only to leave him on the bench. " Ot...

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Shopian chalo: Restrictions, clashes in Shopian, Srinagar parts

Shopian chalo: Restrictions, clashes in Shopian, Srinagar parts

Three civilians were killed in Army firing in Ganowpora village on January 27 when a stone-pelting protesters attacked a military convoy in the village. He was lodged in police station Nageen and late...

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Teen sentenced in 'Slender Man' stabbing to 40 years in mental hospital

Teen sentenced in 'Slender Man' stabbing to 40 years in mental hospital

Geyser , now 15, spoke briefly before she was sentenced , breaking down in tears as she apologized to the girl she stabbed, Payton Leutner . "I want everybody involved to know I deeply regret ever...

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Stone tools offer insights into history of human evolution

Stone tools offer insights into history of human evolution

The new evidence suggests that a Middle Palaeolithic culture was present in India around 385,000 years ago - roughly the same time that it is known to have developed in Africa and in Europe. Often, sc...

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North Korean athletes arrive in South for Olympics

North Korean athletes arrive in South for Olympics

CAS's decision was warmly welcomed by Russian President Vladimir Putin . The member of the Federation Council Committee on Social Policy, Olympic champion Tatyana Lebedeva , speaking with Vestnik ...

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