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Reporter's eye roll causes trouble with Chinese censors

Reporter's eye roll causes trouble with Chinese censors

Financial journalist Liang Xiangyi found herself at the centre of the social media storm after she was caught on camera looking less than impressed at the long-winded inquiry by fellow reporter Zha...

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Emails suggest HUD Secretary Ben Carson knew of $31000 dining room set

Emails suggest HUD Secretary Ben Carson knew of $31000 dining room set

When originally reached by CNN for content, Carson said he was "surprised" by the price tag, and said the order had been canceled. The furniture hunt did not end in February, however: an aging con...

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Warning of snow and ice issued for North-east by Met Office

Warning of snow and ice issued for North-east by Met Office

Heavier snow is expected to fall throughout much of Friday and into Saturday on even higher ground across parts of central, eastern and northern Scotland. "This is most likely near the Thames estuary ...

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McCabe could be fired before Federal Bureau of Investigation retirement

McCabe could be fired before Federal Bureau of Investigation retirement

Sessions is reviewing a recommendation from the FBI's Office of Professional Responsibility that McCabe should be fired immediately for misleading Justice Department officials, said the person who as...

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Winter storm warning issued in Central NY for heavy, blowing snow

Winter storm warning issued in Central NY for heavy, blowing snow

As of about 3 p.m. on Monday , sleet and some snow were falling in the Triangle, mixing with freezing rain. One to two inches of snow were expected north of I-85 across the northern Piedmont, in Va...

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Heavy snow showers possible later; another storm possible next week

Heavy snow showers possible later; another storm possible next week

Storms on March 2 and 7 left at least 9 people dead across the region, some 2 million homes and businesses without power, and flooding in the streets of Boston . ME also braced for a hard hit. BOS...

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The Crown's Queen Claire Foy Reportedly Paid Less Than Co-Star Matt Smith

The Crown's Queen Claire Foy Reportedly Paid Less Than Co-Star Matt Smith

But she quickly became a star after she was cast as the young queen, earning a best actress Golden Globe for the first season and a Golden Globe nomination in the same category for the second season. ...

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Dem operatives fume after Hillary disses Trump voters

Dem operatives fume after Hillary disses Trump voters

Hillary Clinton , on a trip to India, said that white married women were pressured to vote for President Trump by their husbands. Clinton went on to say that white women voters should fight " on...

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Tillerson's exit won't affect the deal he struck with Exxon

Tillerson's exit won't affect the deal he struck with Exxon

One thing is sure; we have not heard the end of the behind-the-scenes decision to fire Tillerson and its connection with Trump's policies towards Russian Federation. invasion of Iraq . Democrat Tamm...

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Iconic Store Toys 'R' Us to Shut Up Shop in UK

Iconic Store Toys 'R' Us to Shut Up Shop in UK

It had set a deadline of Wednesday to find a buyer for its remaining stores. Toys R Us will shut all 100 of its United Kingdom stores after the retailer's collapse into administration. Toys R Us ...

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Teacher accidentally fires gun in classroom, student injured

Teacher accidentally fires gun in classroom, student injured

According to Seaside Police Chief Abdul D. Pridgen, a student was struck in the neck by debris or a fragment after the bullet ricocheted off the ceiling. Guns in schools are illegal in California bu...

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Blue House to jail house: South Korea's criminal presidents

Blue House to jail house: South Korea's criminal presidents

Former South Korean president Lee Myung-bak reported to prosecutors for questioning in a corruption probe on March 14 and apologised for the controversy. Wednesday's interrogation of Lee comes 358 day...

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Federal Appeals Court Upholds Most of Texas' Sanctuary Cities Law

Federal Appeals Court Upholds Most of Texas' Sanctuary Cities Law

The American Civil Liberties Union of Texas, which is helping with the case against the law, said after the ruling that it will look at challenging its enforcement, rather than the law itself, now...

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Minnesota students to join national gun violence walkout

Minnesota students to join national gun violence walkout

The rise in student activism comes after the recent high school shooting in Parkland, Florida. "We were thinking about this for you when you were five years old - and we took you out of school so that...

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Senior Republicans urge Trump to back down on tariffs

Senior Republicans urge Trump to back down on tariffs

McKenna also believes it's not just trade uncertainty hurting Western Canada , but a flawed regulatory system. "This overhang of excess capacity means that USA steel producers, for the foreseeabl...

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Philippines Duterte to issue notice of withdrawal from ICC

Philippines Duterte to issue notice of withdrawal from ICC

The country still must a formal notice to withdraw from the tribunal. "There appears to be a concerted effort on the part of the United Nations special rapporteurs to paint me as a ruthless and hear...

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Police Seek Man In University Nursing Student's Death

Police Seek Man In University Nursing Student's Death

The fellow nursing students at Binghamton University, 140 miles (225 kilometer) northwest of New York City, are said to have had a previous relationship. Police declared her death a homicide after an ...

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Trump Won't Support Raising Minimum Gun Age To 21

Trump Won't Support Raising Minimum Gun Age To 21

A commission on school violence - led by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos , who has been a major disappointment - will likely accomplish nothing of outcome. And deadly gun massacres are hardly limited...

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Ellison Calls on Trump to Condemn Minnesota Mosque Bombing

Ellison Calls on Trump to Condemn Minnesota Mosque Bombing

Hari, 47, all of Clarence, Illinois, are accused of using an explosive device to maliciously destroy and damage the Dar al-Farooq Islamic Center and are in custody in Urbana, Illinois. Democratic Nati...

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With Nitish's support, BJP hopes to snatch this Assembly seat

With Nitish's support, BJP hopes to snatch this Assembly seat

After the by-election for three seats in Bihar , the preparations to elect candidates for the vacant seat has been completed in Araria . Latest update: The race is tight in Araria , with RJD in...

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German lawmakers elect Merkel to fourth term as chancellor

German lawmakers elect Merkel to fourth term as chancellor

Chancellor Angela Merkel says "it's finally time to start work" as Germany's new government prepares to take office almost six months after the country's election. AÂ so-called grand coalition has r...

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Iran offers Pakistan, China participation in India's strategic Chabahar port project

Iran offers Pakistan, China participation in India's strategic Chabahar port project

Zarif's visit to Pakistan will greatly contribute to building trust and expanding bilateral cooperation between Tehran and Islamabad , she said. These caveats must be deliberated as the $62 billion C...

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Trump, Tillerson Had Record of Public Disagreements

Trump, Tillerson Had Record of Public Disagreements

According to The New York Times , White House chief of staff, John F. Kelly, called Tillerson and asked him to return early to Washington , advising, "You may get a tweet ". On Tuesday morning, th...

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Trump Sacks Secretary Of State, Tillerson, After Nigeria Visit

Trump Sacks Secretary Of State, Tillerson, After Nigeria Visit

Haspel has served in a number of undercover overseas posts in addition to her work in Thailand, including as chief of the CIA station in London and the agency's base in NY. "This is a woman who has sh...

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Trump considers former Texas governor to take over VA

Trump considers former Texas governor to take over VA

In the midst of the controversies, Shulkin has complained that he is the victim of "subversion" from within the VA and at the White House organized by Trump administration political appointees who see...

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20 opposition parties attend Sonia Gandhi dinner

20 opposition parties attend Sonia Gandhi dinner

Fabulous dinner tonight, hosted by UPA Chairperson, Sonia Gandhi Ji. "Much political talk but much more important - tremendous positive energy, warmth and genuine affection", said Rahul Gandhi . It...

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UP bypoll counting: BJP leading in Gorakhpur, Phulpur

UP bypoll counting: BJP leading in Gorakhpur, Phulpur

The Bhabua seat is witnessing a straight contest between BJP's Rinki Pandey and Congress' Shambhu Singh Patel. Gorakhpur has been a BJP seat for almost three decades but the SP and BJP joined hand...

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Drama over Rathwa's Rajya Sabha nomination ends with acceptance

Drama over Rathwa's Rajya Sabha nomination ends with acceptance

Naqvi said they have demanded that the Congress candidate's nomination be quashed. The four candidates who filed nomination for Maharashtra are Union Human Resource Minister Prakash Javdekar, former C...

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Complete list of BJP, Congress candidates for Rajya Sabha polls

Complete list of BJP, Congress candidates for Rajya Sabha polls

State president of RJD Ram Chandra Purvey announced the names of candidates before media persons at party office. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has already filed nomination from Uttar Pradesh. Apa...

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Understanding the Trump Trade Doctrine

Understanding the Trump Trade Doctrine

When Trump announced the 10 per cent tariffs on aluminium and 25 per cent on steel, he said Canada and Mexico could be exempted permanently if the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreem...

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