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N. Korean Figure Skating Duo Hold First Practice in S. Korea

N. Korean Figure Skating Duo Hold First Practice in S. Korea

A whopping 110,000 condoms have been delivered to the athletes' village - a completely unprecedented number in Winter Olympics history. "The racial violence that took place in Charlottesville, Virgini...

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Winter Olympics 2018: Court overturns life bans given to Russian athletes

Winter Olympics 2018: Court overturns life bans given to Russian athletes

Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said , commenting on the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on the Russian athletes , said that the country will continue standing up...

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Costco Wholesale Corp (NASDAQ:COST) Institutional Investor Sentiment Trend

On the stock's most recent trading day, the company's shares ended the regular session at $194.87, which is 2.51% lower than its 52-week high. About 602,979 shares traded. On a percent-of-sales basis,...

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CMS approves Indiana's Medicaid work requirement waiver

CMS approves Indiana's Medicaid work requirement waiver

About half of those dropped from the rolls are believed to have found other coverage, usually through an employer, state officials said . The state would not require pregnant women, students, the hom...

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Waterfowl Hunter Hit in Head by Dead Goose is Airlifted to Hospital

Waterfowl Hunter Hit in Head by Dead Goose is Airlifted to Hospital

The group fired at the flock from a blind, striking one of the geese and sending it plummeting directly into Meilhammer. Several first responders showed up to the scene near Miles River in Easton, a...

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Institutional Investor's Pro-Texas Instruments Inc (NASDAQ:TXN) Sentiment In Q3 2017

This formula is calculated by 5 year average Return on Invested Capital (ROIC) / Standard Deviation of the 5 year ROIC. Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) has risen 24.03% since February 2, 2017 and is uptre...

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USA wants smaller nukes to counter Russia — Nuclear Posture Review

USA wants smaller nukes to counter Russia — Nuclear Posture Review

For the Trump Administration the goal of this review is to modernise and adapt the United States nuclear arsenal for unsettled times. The Obama administration's policy hinged on what the former pres...

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Rutgers cancels future home-and-home football series with UCLA

Rutgers cancels future home-and-home football series with UCLA

Bruins athletic director Dan Guerrero was officially informed of the move by Rutgers via email on January 25. Rutgers will pay UCLA $500,000 within 30 days for canceling the series. However, in 2014, ...

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Carjacking suspect brawls with women in beauty salon

Carjacking suspect brawls with women in beauty salon

The video shows the man hitting and punching one victim before another woman smacks him with a chair. The sisters, Melda and Virginia Martinez Bojorquez, took turns fighting back against the man for...

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Rihanna Urged World Leaders to Provide Money for Education to the Poorest

Rihanna Urged World Leaders to Provide Money for Education to the Poorest

Cheers and whistles rang out as Rihanna was announced in the audience that included several African heads of state and the World Bank president. The conference in turn asks partner countries to de...

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Cleveland officers not indicted in Tanisha Anderson's death

Cleveland officers not indicted in Tanisha Anderson's death

A grand jury has declined to bring charges against two Cleveland police officers in the case of a woman who died in their custody during a mental health crisis. The city paid more than $2 million to s...

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US Treasury Division sanctions 6 individuals, 7 corporations below guidelines towards Hezbollah

US Treasury Division sanctions 6 individuals, 7 corporations below guidelines towards Hezbollah

Senior Trump administration officials said the sanctions were part of an aggressive move against " Hezbollah " to try to limit the influence of Iran , which gives the group about $700 million a year ...

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Main Democratic political committee lags GOP in fundraising

Republicans control both chambers of Congress, but need support from some Democrats to pass major bills in the Senate . He touched on the immigration issue in a pair of morning tweets, blaming Democr...

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Serious injuries reported in multi-vehicle crash on Hwy. 26

Serious injuries reported in multi-vehicle crash on Hwy. 26

Ornge air ambulance told Global News two helicopters are being sent to the area. Weather conditions in the area are said to have been poor at the time. Fire officials say five people have suffered s...

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NRCC chairman: GOP will keep House because Pelosi says 'outrageous things'

NRCC chairman: GOP will keep House because Pelosi says 'outrageous things'

On Capitol Hill, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) criticized Trump's State of the Union address as "self-congratulatory" and "divisive" with an agenda that holds Dreamers "hostage" to h...

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Snow nice to finally meet you: Norway's royals welcome William and Kate

Middleton's brown locks were pulled back in a neat updo and her makeup consisted of blush, smoky brown eyeshadow and a light pink lip. Prince William and Middleton wore coordinating blue outfits f...

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ICE Agents Raid Northern California Businesses

ICE Agents Raid Northern California Businesses

The raids on 77 companies, including some here in Sacramento, happened Monday through Wednesday. A list of locations raided has yet to be released. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents...

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New Blockchain Body Will Help Guide Regulators, EU Says

New Blockchain Body Will Help Guide Regulators, EU Says

According to the press release, the Commission anticipates blockchain to impact a wide array of digital services, and transform business models in areas such as healthcare, insurance, finance, energy...

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Donald Trump Loses Out To Barack Obama, Yet Again

President Donald Trump gave himself a huge pat on the back Thursday, Feb. 1 claiming he has the most-watched State of the Union address in history. "And this is nearly the conundrum of Donald T...

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Trump Tracker: Pioneer updates on America's President

Trump Tracker: Pioneer updates on America's President

Republicans had mixed legislative success a year ago: enacting a $1.5 trillion tax overhaul but failing to make good on a key campaign promise to repeal and replace Obama's signature healthcare law. M...

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Treasury warns of wide impact if USA sanctions Russian debt

Treasury warns of wide impact if USA sanctions Russian debt

Investors of OFZ bonds, popular among foreign market players for their lucrative yields, have been on the alert about new sanctions recently and have preemptively bought into Russian debt for fear of ...

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U.S. immigration authority formalizes courthouse arrest policy

U.S. immigration authority formalizes courthouse arrest policy

The two-page directive from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said it will enter courthouses only for specific targets, such as convicted criminals, gang members, public safety threats and ...

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EPS for Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. (ARI) Expected At $0.38

A number of hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in ARI . Telemus Capital LLC now owns 471,597 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $6,277,000 after purc...

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Vatican chides Hong Kong cardinal over China disclosures

Vatican chides Hong Kong cardinal over China disclosures

Sending Archbishop Scicluna to Chile is a remarkable and necessary turnaround for the Pope, who told reporters aboard his papal plane - when returning to the Vatican from Latin America - that he w...

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Officials fear Super Bowl may be 1 giant flu festival

Officials fear Super Bowl may be 1 giant flu festival

U.S. Bank Stadium boasts 31,000 square feet of video boards, including the west end zone display at 120- by-68 feet high, and the east end zone display at 88- by 51-feet high. The real debate hovering...

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European Union won't guarantee United Kingdom trade rights after Brexit

European Union won't guarantee United Kingdom trade rights after Brexit

Chinese President Xi Jinping told British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday that their countries should take trade ties to "a new level" as London scouts the globe for fresh partnerships afte...

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Gun in LA school shooting went off in backpack

Gun in LA school shooting went off in backpack

Police didn't disclose what led to the shooting, but said in a statement that the evidence "suggests that this was an isolated incident, involving the negligent discharge of a firearm , where innocen...

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Vast network of hidden Maya cities discovered under Guatemala jungle

Vast network of hidden Maya cities discovered under Guatemala jungle

Pioneering lidar (Light Detection and Ranging) laser scanning technology was used to map 800 square miles from the air, revealing a "treasure map" of the Maya ruins. "But with the new LiDAR-based ev...

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PyeongChang Olympics; Trump announces presidential delegation

PyeongChang Olympics; Trump announces presidential delegation

Kim unexpectedly said in his New Year's address that he was willing to send a delegation to the Winter Olympics being held February 9-25 in the South Korean county of Pyeongchang — and the South K...

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Ireland captain Rory Best refuses to comment on attending team-mates' trial

Ireland captain Rory Best refuses to comment on attending team-mates' trial

The woman was asked if on the night of the alleged attack she was aware that Ulster Rugby players were in the VIP area of Ollie's nightclub in Belfast before she went into it. "I have not watered do...

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Delhi:PM Modi to launch Khelo India School Games today

Delhi:PM Modi to launch Khelo India School Games today

The scheme "will be a game changer", said Prathap Reddy, chairman of India's Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Ltd. "We have made a decision to select 1000 kids every year from different sports and provid...

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Woman restrained with duct tape, zip ties after storming cockpit

Woman restrained with duct tape, zip ties after storming cockpit

Out of concern for the other passengers, the flight attendants left their jump seats and chased after Harriott. Charlene Sarieann Harriott, 36, was aboard an American Airlines flight from Dallas/For...

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Courts Docs: Md. Women Beat Kids Until They Bled, Locked In Closet

Courts Docs: Md. Women Beat Kids Until They Bled, Locked In Closet

One of the children, age 8, told police his mother threatened "to cut their throats and bury them in the backyard" if he told anyone of their "business", police stated in the report. "These children w...

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South Sudan To Become Africa's Worst Refugee Crisis Since Rwanda

South Sudan To Become Africa's Worst Refugee Crisis Since Rwanda

Over four million people, a third of South Sudan's population, have fled their homes causing Africa's largest refugee crisis. Haley visited South Sudan in late October and met with Kiir. The message m...

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As Olympics approach, Trump tries to pressure North Korea

As Olympics approach, Trump tries to pressure North Korea

With almost 3,000 athletes taking part, the number of condoms distributed equates to an average of 37.6 per sportsman and sportswoman - they will be made available to all participants. Choe Heung-jin,...

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Civilian killed by rocket fire in Turkey

Civilian killed by rocket fire in Turkey

The rockets landed in various areas, notably at a house and near a public market. Operation Olive Branch was launched on January 20 to clear YPG terrorists that have been harassing Turkey's borders ...

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At least 18 injured after van climbs pavement, ploughs into pedestrians

At least 18 injured after van climbs pavement, ploughs into pedestrians

Nanjing Road is the main shopping street of Shanghai and is one of the world's busiest shopping streets. The police said that the driver, identified as Chen, 40, was not concentrating on the road an...

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GST: Government defers rollout of e-waybill for transporters after 'tech glitches'

GST: Government defers rollout of e-waybill for transporters after 'tech glitches'

The extention comes for both for inter and intra-state movement of goods, it added. E-way bill became mandatory from today (February 1, 2018) but throughout the day there have reports of the platfor...

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Korea To Capitol Hill: Defector Ji Seong-ho's Harrowing Story

Korea To Capitol Hill: Defector Ji Seong-ho's Harrowing Story

According to a pool report from South Korean reporters who accompanied the athletes , the visitors from the South were given a 19-course meal on the second floor of the hotel at the ski resort. T...

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Merkel allies hopeful of German coalition deal

Merkel allies hopeful of German coalition deal

Fifty-two percent of respondents who identified as an SPD member said they see a "grand coalition" government positively, while 46 percent said they viewed it negatively. Many within the party hav...

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