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Your council tax is probably going to increase this year

Your council tax is probably going to increase this year

Cash strapped councils have warned residents to expect a tax rise as high as 5.99% in April. The Local Government Information Unit (LGiU) think tank added that a further 93 per cent also plan to "in...

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Iranian state TV runs fake news about Turkey's Afrin op

Iranian state TV runs fake news about Turkey's Afrin op

In his press conference on Tuesday, Rouhani had wished that Turkey would stop the ongoing Turkish military operation in northern Syria , saying that it only increases tension in the war-torn country....

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House Intel Republicans Plan to Partition Aides From Dems

House Intel Republicans Plan to Partition Aides From Dems

Some Republican committee members were quick to declare that they knew nothing about the proposed wall. Republican members of the committee denied having anything to do with it to CBS News , and th...

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Wynn Resorts Unchanged With Departure of Founder

Wynn Resorts Unchanged With Departure of Founder

Bernstein analyst Vitaly Umansky offered a less positive opinion about the fate of the company, saying that Wynn's shoes "will not be easy to fill". Start focusing on ordinary profitability ratio wh...

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DeAndre Jordan Reportedly Won't Be Dealt by Clippers at NBA Trade Deadline

DeAndre Jordan Reportedly Won't Be Dealt by Clippers at NBA Trade Deadline

Clippers big man DeAndre Jordan . Jordan has drawn interest from the Cavaliers , Milwaukee Bucks , Portland Trail Blazers , and the Washington Wizards , as well as the Raptors, and you would...

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Taking back the House will be harder than Democrats think

Taking back the House will be harder than Democrats think

The bill would also provide long overdue disaster funding for Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico months after hurricanes devastated homes, infrastructure and coastlines there. imperialism, deport immigran...

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North Korea: Pre-Olympic military parade must trigger prayer for persecuted Christians

North Korea: Pre-Olympic military parade must trigger prayer for persecuted Christians

While the specifics of the sanctions remain unclear, USA officials said the new policies will be unveiled before the conclusion of the Olympic Games . Kim Yo Jong was always close to her father, and...

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Narendra Modi attacks Congress leader Renuka Chowdhury with Ramayana remark

Narendra Modi attacks Congress leader Renuka Chowdhury with Ramayana remark

The women delegation demanded that the Prime Minister should tender an apology as it was anti-women. "We condemn the language, false accusations, defamatory words, distortion and insult of history t...

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Maldives' Embattled President Sends Envoys to China, Saudi for Support

Maldives' Embattled President Sends Envoys to China, Saudi for Support

The government wanted to send a special envoy to India as well, but the dates were not suitable for the Indian foreign ministry, said Ahmed Mohamed, the Maldives' ambassador to India. Minister of fish...

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The Worst Police Sketch Ever Successfully Leads To Arrest Warrant

The Worst Police Sketch Ever Successfully Leads To Arrest Warrant

The incident happened last month when a suspect disguised himself as a vendor and ran off with cash he took from a stand in Central Market. The day before, the Lancaster police force had put out a d...

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US Senator Rand Paul forces delay in voting on budget deal

US Senator Rand Paul forces delay in voting on budget deal

House Speaker Paul Ryan promised an immigration vote, but with the condition that President Trump will agree with the plan. Instead, he said leadership would talk to him about offering a "point of o...

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Former Rockets coach Rick Adelman's son dies in vehicle crash

Former Rockets coach Rick Adelman's son dies in vehicle crash

He was an assistant coach during his father's time as Rockets head coach (2007-2011), then worked with him as director of player personnel during Rick's time as head coach of the Timberwolves as well ...

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Canada police find remains of six people in serial killer probe

Canada police find remains of six people in serial killer probe

Officers have been at a property on Mallory Crescent, where McArthur stored landscaping tools, since his arrest last month. McArthur was arrested January 18 and charged with two counts of murder in ...

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United Nations demands Syria ceasefire as air strikes pound rebel areas

United Nations demands Syria ceasefire as air strikes pound rebel areas

In apparent retaliation for this week's strikes, rebel rockets have been fired on a government-controlled suburb of Damascus, killing one child and two other people. France's Foreign Ministry said it ...

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North Korea cheer squad arrives for Olympic games in South

North Korea cheer squad arrives for Olympic games in South

The vice-president's trip will be highlighted by his stop at the Pyeongchang Games. Yet both he and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson have conspicuously kept the door open to such an interaction, whi...

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No love in Pak for Valentine's Day broadcasts

No love in Pak for Valentine's Day broadcasts

Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) on Wednesday barred all print and electronic media from giving coverage to celebrations of Valentine's Day and its promotion. The order also bane...

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Nazi Seeking Office in Illinois Congress Denies Holocaust on CNN

Nazi Seeking Office in Illinois Congress Denies Holocaust on CNN

Jones's website (which I will not link to in an attempt to give him a bigger platform than he already has) professes to some of the most predictable crockpot right-wing Republican policies: he's anti-...

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Schmidt set to reshuffle pack for Italian visit; Larmour primed for debut

Schmidt set to reshuffle pack for Italian visit; Larmour primed for debut

Jack Conan is rewarded for fine summer and Autumn internationals performances. "You don't just want control, you want to be able to dominate and dominating means building scoreboard pressure and the...

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SPD Appoints Andrea Nahles New Leader Amid Merkel Coalition Deal

SPD Appoints Andrea Nahles New Leader Amid Merkel Coalition Deal

Economic conservatives in Merkel's Christian Democratic Union were among the first to blast the draft coalition pact, which hands the Finance Ministry to the Social Democrats for the first time in e...

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Senate budget deal would add hundreds of billions in federal spending

Senate budget deal would add hundreds of billions in federal spending

While Democrats are concerned that the package does not offer anything for the so-called Dreamers, some fiscal conservatives on the Republican side are alarmed that the increase in spending will n...

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President Trump Speaks at 66th Annual National Prayer Breakfast in Washington DC

President Trump Speaks at 66th Annual National Prayer Breakfast in Washington DC

Last year, Trump kicked off his National Prayer Breakfast address thanking Celebrity Apprentice creator/executive producer Burnett, who had introduced him. "Today, the coalition to defeat ISIS h...

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North Korea 'does not intend' meeting U.S. during Olympics

North Korea 'does not intend' meeting U.S. during Olympics

Before leaving Japan for Korea, Pence announced that the US would unveil in coming days "the toughest and most aggressive round of economic sanctions on North Korea ever". The decision to include Kim ...

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Pentagon uncertain over Trump military parade location

President Donald Trump intends to carry out this year may not be in this capital because there are several options, stated Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White. As the Associated Press noted at the t...

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British IS fighters 'the Beatles' captured in Syria

British IS fighters 'the Beatles' captured in Syria

A pair of Isis fighters who were among bloodthirsty group of four British islamists known as 'the Beatles' due to their English accents, have been captured in Syria, it has been reported. Davis was co...

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George W. Bush: 'clear evidence Russians meddled' in 2016 election

George W. Bush: 'clear evidence Russians meddled' in 2016 election

President Donald Trump has repeatedly dismissed intelligence reports of Russian meddling in the election as fake news, a hoax and made-up. "He's got a chip on his shoulder", Bush said of Putin. "T...

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Ashley Graham and Mom Pose in Matching Bikinis for New Swimsuit Campaign

Ashley Graham and Mom Pose in Matching Bikinis for New Swimsuit Campaign

Ashley Graham has always been about shaking up beauty standards-whether it's on the runway, with her makeup , or through her collaborations. "My mum has been my role model since childhood and has ...

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Kim Jong Un's younger sister will attend Olympics in South Korea

Kim Jong Un's younger sister will attend Olympics in South Korea

The only country that might conceivably object is the United States, which has made it clear they don't like the diplomatic progress North Korea has been making, and view their Olympic attendance ...

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Pentagon confirms it is planning a huge military parade

Pentagon confirms it is planning a huge military parade

Even before becoming the U.S. president, aides reported that Donald Trump had considered a military parade to mark his inauguration. "I think we're all aware in this country of the president's a...

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Israel kills Hamas militant suspected of murdering rabbi

Israel kills Hamas militant suspected of murdering rabbi

Monday's stabbing happened near the major Israeli settlement of Ariel. Since then at least 20 Palestinians and one Israeli have been killed . In the central West Bank , Israeli forces detained thr...

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House and Senate expected to vote on bipartisan budget deal today

The deal faces an uphill battle in the House, where conservative Republicans are concerned about spending increases and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi objected to temporarily setting aside ...

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