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Super Bowl 52: 'Selfie kid' becomes Internet sensation after halftime show

Super Bowl 52: 'Selfie kid' becomes Internet sensation after halftime show

As the Hingham, Massachusetts native told the Twin Cities Pioneer Press , "I just thought to myself, 'I'll never get this opportunity again in my whole life.' I just went for it". "He's barely even si...

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Stocks under Analysis: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT), McCormick & Company, Incorporated (MKC)

The stock decreased 0.98% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $35.3. About 1.47M shares traded. MicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR) has risen 2.76% since February 8, 2017 and is uptrendin...

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Europe should consider ending daylight-saving time — European Union assembly

Europe should consider ending daylight-saving time — European Union assembly

However MEPs have called on the European Commission to investigate the impact of giving up the practice of changing the clocks in the spring and autumn, and to propose changes to the practice if neede...

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Trump Speaks at National Prayer Breakfast LIVESTREAM

Trump Speaks at National Prayer Breakfast LIVESTREAM

United States president Donald Trump addressed the National Prayer Breakfast this morning and avoided controversy, praising the contribution of various delegates there and stressing the centrali...

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Mexican officials find tiger cub in mail package

Mexican officials find tiger cub in mail package

The cub, which Federal Police estimated to be about two months old, had been sedated and sent via express mail. It was detected by a sniffer dog looking for contraband. Bengal Tigers are endanger...

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Casino Mogul Steve Wynn To Step Down

Casino Mogul Steve Wynn To Step Down

Barr E S & Co who had been investing in Wynn Resorts Ltd for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $17.84B market cap company. Deutsche Bank set a $161.00 target price on Wynn Resorts a...

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Sister of North Korean leader to go to South Korea for Olympics

Sister of North Korean leader to go to South Korea for Olympics

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is pushing South Korea to adopt a more hawkish stance toward North Korea, as he arrived in the country Thursday ahead of the Winter Olympics. Japan's Abe, whose nation h...

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Senate leaders announce 2-year budget deal

Senate leaders announce 2-year budget deal

The bill came as the result of a 2011 standoff over the USA debt ceiling , when Republicans in Congress demanded spending cuts in exchange for giving the Obama administration the needed legal h...

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Korea holds military parade on eve of Olympics

Korea holds military parade on eve of Olympics

South Korea wants to use the event to re-engage with North Korea and open the way for talks to resolve one of the world's most risky crises, in which US President Donald Trump and Pyongyang have s...

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North Korea isn't interested in talking to the US at the Olympics

North Korea isn't interested in talking to the US at the Olympics

Athletes from North Korea will be allowed to cross the usually off-limits demilitarized zone between North and South Korea to compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang . North Korean...

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Pence Hints At 'Toughest' Economic Sanctions Yet Against North Korea

Pence Hints At 'Toughest' Economic Sanctions Yet Against North Korea

She previously held a key position in the regime's propaganda apparatus. After a year of escalating rhetoric between the Pyongyang and Washington , tensions on the Korean peninsula have eased after...

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NBC to broadcast Olympic coverage on LinkNYC kiosks

NBC to broadcast Olympic coverage on LinkNYC kiosks

Jacqueline Corbelli, Founder, Chair and CEO, BrightLine, said, "At BrightLine we are very excited about bringing engageable ad solutions to the live TV sports arena". The Winter Olympics are knockin...

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Pence: US soon to unveil toughest-yet sanctions on N. Korea

Pence: US soon to unveil toughest-yet sanctions on N. Korea

He is meeting Wednesday with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to discuss increasing pressure on the North. USA officials declined to provide details of the expected sanctions beyond Pence's commen...

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Bannon's House Intel testimony postponed

Bannon's House Intel testimony postponed

It was not immediately clear whether Republicans would join Democrats in voting for the document's release, as some members of the GOP have expressed concerns about its contents. Trump praised Nunes i...

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Ultimate Software reports 4Q loss

Needham maintained it with "Buy" rating and $250.0 target in Monday, October 16 report. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, October 9 by Jefferies. It also upped Select Sector Spdr Tr (XLK)...

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United States 'ready for any eventuality' on North Korea, says Mike Pence

United States 'ready for any eventuality' on North Korea, says Mike Pence

The military demonstration was arguably a slap in the face to South Korean president Moon Jae-in, who has spent recent weeks trying to project the image of a united Korea ahead of the Olympics, at ...

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No. 7 Texas Tech drops Iowa St., 76-58

No. 7 Texas Tech drops Iowa St., 76-58

Recently, Evans picked up his fourth Big 12 Player of the Week award, after he dropped a career high 38 points in an overtime win against Texas, before leading the Red Raiders to a convincing win agai...

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AAA Says Drowsy Driving To Blame In Nearly 10 Percent Of Accidents

AAA Says Drowsy Driving To Blame In Nearly 10 Percent Of Accidents

According to the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, nine and a half percent of all crashes are caused by drowsy driving. Drivers are urged to get the recommended seven to eight hours of sleep a night....

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Trump's very bad hair day is gold for late night comics

Trump's very bad hair day is gold for late night comics

The incident, where a gust of wind caused the president's apparent hairpiece to come undone, is said to have taken place on Friday. Late-night comedians had a field day with the footage as it made i...

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Boy gets stuck in arcade claw machine

Boy gets stuck in arcade claw machine

The fire department said the event was "unexpected", but that the opportunity to "help people in their time of need [is] what draws people to public safety". The machine sustained minimal damage from ...

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Syria says Israeli war planes target a position near Damascus

Syria says Israeli war planes target a position near Damascus

The latest fighting in Syria's seven-year-old civil war has seen an uptick in the alleged use of chemical weapons by the regime, including on the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta. The Syrian Obser...

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EPL: Hazard sends crucial transfer message to Real Madrid president, Perez

EPL: Hazard sends crucial transfer message to Real Madrid president, Perez

The decision has come as a surprise to many as it was Zidane who persuaded Florentino Perez to get rid of James Rodriguez so that he could play Isco more often. It has now been reported that if Zi...

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Spice Girls - All 5 of Them - to Tour, as TMZ Says?

Spice Girls - All 5 of Them - to Tour, as TMZ Says?

Since then, Beckham, also known as Posh Spice, has seemed dedicated to her fashion career but recently had a change of heart about a Spice Girls reunion due to boredom in her life. One more thing....

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Pence: US Forces Ready for Every Eventuality

Pence: US Forces Ready for Every Eventuality

The US State Department has said that the US government would if "prefer" Kim's display of military might didn't take place. "But we'll see what happens". The United Nations passed successive rounds o...

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Senate reaches budget agreement-but House Dems still want action on DACA

Defense spending would increase by $80 billion over current law in this fiscal year and $85 billion in the one that begins October 1. House Speaker said with this agreement they are breaking the lo...

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Israel Names New Jordan Envoy After Diplomatic Crisis

Israel Names New Jordan Envoy After Diplomatic Crisis

After Amman demanded that Israel appoint a new ambassador following a July shooting incident , The Israeli Foreign Ministry announced on Thursday it has appointed Amir Weissbrod for the position. The...

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General Electric Company (GE)

Omni Partners Llp who had been investing in Time Warner Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $74.22 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.59% or $0.09 during the last tra...

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Young motorists could be banned from driving at certain times of day

Similar schemes are now in place in the likes of Australia, New Zealand and the United States - where new drivers can not carry passengers under-25 unless supervised. The UK already has rules that m...

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Democrat wins Missouri special polls

Democrat wins Missouri special polls

A group of Senate Democrats, led by Sen. "What I realized over more than a year is that I have to be one of the people who steps up to make the change actually happen", Friedman said . His Republic...

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British American Tobacco (BTI) Given Media Impact Rating of 0.20

The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Wednesday, June 1 by BTIG Research. The stock of Shutterstock, Inc. The firm has " Buy " rating by Investec given on Friday, August 4. After $0.18 actual EPS report...

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South Korea's president to meet Kim's sister at Olympics

South Korea's president to meet Kim's sister at Olympics

On Tuesday, Kim Yo-jong was seen in state media greeting a North Korean art troupe that has since departed for the South to stage performances during the Olympics . As Pyongyang's national anthem bla...

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Korea says exemptions to NK sanctions temporary during Olympics

Korea says exemptions to NK sanctions temporary during Olympics

A spokesman for Moon announced he will meet members of the North Korean delegation, including Kim Yo Jong . Panmunjom: Along the heavily fortified border between North and South Korea, the Olympi...

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Canaccord Genuity Reaffirms

Canaccord Genuity Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN)

The stock decreased 1.24% or $4.19 during the last trading session, reaching $334.61. Philip Morris International Inc. It has underperformed by 11.09% the S&P500. Van Cleef Asset Managementinc has 4,4...

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1 dead, 3 wounded after stabbing at Texas church service

1 dead, 3 wounded after stabbing at Texas church service

Hooper said Thursday that a 61-year-old man has died of his injuries, while the church's 54-year-old pastor is hospitalized in serious condition. Corpus Christi police responded to the 1200 block of...

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Zwelithini backs Zuma's resignation, asks president to 'go away quietly'

Zwelithini backs Zuma's resignation, asks president to 'go away quietly'

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa , who is expected to replace Zuma, says he anticipates a "speedy resolution" to transition talks he is holding with the president. He waved to reporters after meeting...

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Democrats Win Particular Election In Missouri District That Went Large For Trump

Democrats Win Particular Election In Missouri District That Went Large For Trump

Historically speaking, special election results usually are somewhat predictive of midterm general election outcomes, though I don't think anyone believes it's realistic for Democrats to obtain a na...

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John Oliver Encourages Trump to Talk to Mueller on THE LATE SHOW

John Oliver Encourages Trump to Talk to Mueller on THE LATE SHOW

Colbert - who introduces his guest as being "best known as the voice of Vanity Smurf " - talks with Oliver about the most recent developments in Trumpland, including his proposed military parade. T...

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On North Korea's Kim Yo-jong

On North Korea's Kim Yo-jong

He is set to meet Wednesday with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to discuss increasing pressure on the North. Not to mention, the start of North Korea also isolating itself from the world. Tiller...

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Brexit 'war cabinet' meets as EU sets out transition terms

Brexit 'war cabinet' meets as EU sets out transition terms

Arch-Brexiter and potential leadership contender Jacob Rees-Mogg summoned members of the influential European Research Group of Europhobe Tory MPs to a meeting last night to agree their line of attack...

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Sri Lanka wins toss, will bat 1st vs Bangladesh in 2nd test

Sri Lanka wins toss, will bat 1st vs Bangladesh in 2nd test

Earlier, Sri Lanka won the toss and made a decision to bat first. Opener Kusal Mendis top-scored with 68 off 98 balls. By the end of first session of the day, Razzak had 3 wickets as Sri Lanka ...

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