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Canada pulls diplomat families out of Cuba

Canada pulls diplomat families out of Cuba

The action was taken after a new medical report suggested that the mysterious illnesses that affected 10 Canadians - unexplained headaches, nausea, short-term memory loss and dizziness - could be th...

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Russia Denies Tampering With Evidence In Syria Chemical Attack

Russia Denies Tampering With Evidence In Syria Chemical Attack

The attacks targeted Cisco routers with "Smart Install" and potentially affected government departments, companies and infrastructure facilities running Cisco equipment. The US and British governmen...

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United States to hit Russian Federation with new sanctions after Syria airstrike, Haley says

United States to hit Russian Federation with new sanctions after Syria airstrike, Haley says

Joining us now from Moscow is independent journalist Charles Maynes. "There is a chance that we do issue more sanctions ". CHARLES MAYNES: Good to be with you. They, in fact, have been touting ...

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Forecast: Fair today; more rain, snow possible tonight and Wednesday

Forecast: Fair today; more rain, snow possible tonight and Wednesday

The snow could be heavy at times. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 miles per hour. It will be cold enough that some areas across the Poconos, Schuylkill County, and northwestern New Jersey could see ...

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North Korea, China 'discussing Xi Jinping visit to Pyongyang'

North Korea, China 'discussing Xi Jinping visit to Pyongyang'

In pictures released by state media from a ballet performance late on Monday, Kim and his wife, Ri Sol Ju, were seen applauding, posing with dancers, and laughing with the head of the Chinese Communis...

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After Syria strikes, Britain's May to face critical parliament

After Syria strikes, Britain's May to face critical parliament

Nikki Haley, the United States ambassador to the UN, said that new sanctions against Russian Federation would be announced by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Monday. Enough to deter chemical we...

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Donald Trump considered launching Syria strikes 'three times bigger'

Donald Trump considered launching Syria strikes 'three times bigger'

The U.S. has raised the prospect of more sanctions against Russian Federation. "So it was mission accomplished". Russian Federation on Saturday asked the UN Security Council to condemn the "ag...

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Democrats' advantage in midterm election support shrinking

Democrats' advantage in midterm election support shrinking

A GOP mega-donor and hedge fund billionaire is fed up with the president and Republicans' inability to get things done despite having control of the Congress and the White House, so he's giving his mo...

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First western lowland gorilla born at National Zoo in 9 years

First western lowland gorilla born at National Zoo in 9 years

A United States zoo has welcomed the birth of a male western lowland gorilla this week, a breed listed as critically endangered due to disease and poaching. Over 500 western lowland gorillas are in zo...

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President in London to attend CHOGM

President in London to attend CHOGM

Other initiatives being launched include one to help member-states implement the WTO's Trade Facilitation Agreement, and She Trades Commonwealth, that will help break down gender barriers. The Commonw...

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Kauai Mayor Issues Proclamation of Emergency As Heavy Flooding Slams North Shore

Kauai Mayor Issues Proclamation of Emergency As Heavy Flooding Slams North Shore

Mayor Bernard Carvalho Jr. said county, state, and federal agencies were working with volunteers from across the state to help those impacted by the flooding. Our first response team has also assessed...

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Fed govt rejects call to legalise cannabis

Fed govt rejects call to legalise cannabis

In Canada, legislation to legalise cannabis is set to begin on July 1 this year - the Canadian law would allow up to 30g of cannabis possession for personal use. "Banning cannabis hasn't reduced its u...

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Ola to put 10000 EVs on road within next 12 months

Ola to put 10000 EVs on road within next 12 months

Without disclosing names, Aggarwal said the company will expand its fleet to three other cities in India. Ola co-founder and chief executive Bhavish Aggarwal said three-wheelers also offer an imme...

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Tamil Nadu: College teacher arrested for 'luring' students into prostitution

Tamil Nadu: College teacher arrested for 'luring' students into prostitution

While she did not mention what the girls were required to do Nirmala Devi said, "Being college girls you would have grasped what those "certain things" are". "The higher official I am referring to is ...

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Authorities Find Two More Bodies of Valencia Family Vanished

Authorities Find Two More Bodies of Valencia Family Vanished

The vehicle was encased in sediment and visibility was poor but divers believed there was at least one body inside, officials said . The Mendocino County Sheriff's Office said in a statement that t...

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Local man pleads guilty to child porn charges

Local man pleads guilty to child porn charges

Investigators learned of his actions while investigating an online forum that advertised and distributed child pornography. Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement Publi...

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Asian man gets 3 months' jail for illicit sex with Arab woman

Asian man gets 3 months' jail for illicit sex with Arab woman

Scared, she ran towards her residence, when Chauhan made lewd comments, flashed and masturbated in front of her, police said. Thena L. Crotteau, 2307 Corona Ave., was charged Monday with one felony ...

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India lodges protest over Khalistan issue

India lodges protest over Khalistan issue

In a statement , the Ministry of External Affairs said Pakistan was called upon to immediately stop all such activities that were aimed at undermining India's sovereignty, territorial integrity and i...

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Gunman shoots at home of judge who barred Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif

Gunman shoots at home of judge who barred Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif

The court instructed PEMRA to decide on all complaints regarding the broadcast of anti-judiciary remarks by Sharif and his daughter within 15 days, and to ensure that such content is not broadcast by ...

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Authorities Identify Three Bodies Belonging to Missing California Family

Authorities Identify Three Bodies Belonging to Missing California Family

About 11:30 a.m. Sunday, searchers found a vehicle submerged about four to six feet below the surface of the water, and about 6:30 p.m., the SUV was partially removed from the river by a tow truck and...

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MURDER investigation launched after STABBING in Forest Gate, London

MURDER investigation launched after STABBING in Forest Gate, London

He died later in the evening. He was pronounced dead at the scene at 11.27pm. The Met Police said paramedics from London Ambulance Service and London's Air Ambulance attended the Forest Gate killi...

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British chemical weapons inspector: Russian Federation blocking access to Douma

British chemical weapons inspector: Russian Federation blocking access to Douma

The OPCW fact-finding team was expected to enter Douma, under regime security escort, to take samples and collect various types of evidence connected to the attack. "Therefore, allegations of this tow...

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Some Schools Closed As Teachers Rally At State Capitol

Some Schools Closed As Teachers Rally At State Capitol

The striking teachers are planning to wear red, as teachers in a number of other states have in recent weeks while rallying at their state capitols for higher pay, greater education funding, and an ...

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Syrian air defence shoots down missiles over Homs

Syrian air defence shoots down missiles over Homs

Even the US, along side the United Kingdom along with France, ran air-strikes on Saturday in Syria to punish the Assad regimen for an apparent chemical weapons attack from civilians. Moscow and Damas...

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Fortis board to meet this week to consider M&A options

Fortis board to meet this week to consider M&A options

IHH , one of Asia's largest healthcare operators, had bid Rs 160 per share to buy Fortis last week, topping a Rs 155 per share offer from Fortis rival Manipal Healthcare Enterprises Private. In addi...

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Sorting Out the Numbers For ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP)

It has underperformed by 19.30% the S&P500. Sirios Capital Management LP increased Conocophillips ( COP ) stake by 323.16% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. 262,482 are owned by Sg Americas Securitie...

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Salman Khan's Bharat finds its soul in Priyanka Chopra

Salman Khan's Bharat finds its soul in Priyanka Chopra

Speaking about the same, a source revealed to a leading portal, "While there has been so much confusion and speculation about the leading lady in Bharat , the makers have chosen to stay quiet as the ...

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Vikings LB Kendricks signs five-year, $50M contract

Vikings LB Kendricks signs five-year, $50M contract

Kendricks, the Vikings' second-round pick in 2015, posted 113 combined tackles last season, with a sack and one interception (which he returned 31 yards for a touchdown). With one 2019 free agent lock...

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France's Macron Says He Has Convinced Trump To Stay In Syria

France's Macron Says He Has Convinced Trump To Stay In Syria

Also on Saturday, the French Foreign Ministry released a seven-page long assessment of the alleged chemical attack in Syria's Douma on April 7, which concluded that there was no other plausible expl...

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Wide bandh brings Andhra Pradesh to a standstill

Wide bandh brings Andhra Pradesh to a standstill

Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation buses will operate only till the state border in the wake of the statewide bandh , which means daily commuters are most likely to face problems as autos and...

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