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UK's May gathers divided Cabinet, seeking Brexit compromise

UK's May gathers divided Cabinet, seeking Brexit compromise

The prime minister gathered around a dozen of her senior Cabinet colleagues for eight hours of talks at her country retreat Chequers on Thursday, in a bid to thrash out their considerable differences....

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European Union doubles funds for G5 Sahel military anti-terror security force

European Union doubles funds for G5 Sahel military anti-terror security force

European Union leaders meet Friday with West African counterparts in a show of support for the impoverished Sahel region that has fallen prey to extremists and is a key transit point for migrants head...

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South Korean MPs demand execution of North's Olympic delegate

However, South Korean officials say there will be no formal meeting between North Korea and the US. The Games have seen a flurry of cross-border diplomacy, with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's ...

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How the Federal Bureau of Investigation handled two tips related to Nikolas Cruz

How the Federal Bureau of Investigation handled two tips related to Nikolas Cruz

According to the paper, the DCF's investigation was completed that Novovember. Simovitch declined to comment on the probate motion, but confirmed to ABC News that she was retained by Deschamps pri...

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'Dying by the hundreds': time running out for Syria ceasefire

'Dying by the hundreds': time running out for Syria ceasefire

President Bashar al-Assad's main ally Russian Federation has said it would not support a truce that extended to terrorist groups including ISIS and Fateh al-Sham, which was previously known as Jabhat ...

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Florida shooting: Armed deputy sheriff who failed to confront gunman resigns

The shooting, he said, lasted six minutes. It was announced last night that Deputy Scot Peterson was suspended without pay and placed under investigation before choosing to resign. "It was a real ...

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President Trump to address annual conservative gathering

President Trump to address annual conservative gathering

And he was gleeful in his assaults on political rivals. "I was honored to cast the tie-breaking vote in the Senate to send a bill to Donald Trump's desk to allow states to defund Planned Parenthoo...

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Water Rescues Reported as Rain, Melting Snow Flood Parts of Indiana

Water Rescues Reported as Rain, Melting Snow Flood Parts of Indiana

In southwestern MI, sandbags were filled to protect homes and businesses in the village of Mattawan as the Mattawan Creek rose above its banks. Currently, all of I&M's dams along the St. "Changing con...

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Man held for 'forcibly kissing' woman commuter

Man held for 'forcibly kissing' woman commuter

The accused, identified as Naresh Joshi, molested the woman while she was waiting to board a local train to Ghansoli for work, according to CNN-News18. After speaking to her and taking her verbal comp...

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Adivasi man lynched in Kerala, mob takes murder selfies

Adivasi man lynched in Kerala, mob takes murder selfies

Minister for Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes Welfare A K Balan said directives have been issued for strong action against those responsible behind the incident. The lynching of Madhu comes in the...

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"Dhanush" ballistic missile successfully Test-Fired

This was test fired by Naval Strategic Command from a ship to surface and successfully hit the target. Dhanush is a variant of the indigenous Prithvi missile. The missile may also be fitted with con...

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Schoolgirl On Way To Exam Beheaded Outside Madhya Pradesh School, Stalker Suspect

Schoolgirl On Way To Exam Beheaded Outside Madhya Pradesh School, Stalker Suspect

Amid a violent story of crime, an 11th-grade student was allegedly beheaded by a stalker in the Central Indian city of Annupur. She was about to enter the school when a man ran up to her her and attac...

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CPAC: VP Pence says school safety 'top national priority'

CPAC: VP Pence says school safety 'top national priority'

He said that elites don't care one whit about America's schoolchildren. "They hate individual freedom", LaPierre said . Instead, he told conservative activists that voters should be "frightened"...

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Activism after Parkland shooting is encouraging

Activism after Parkland shooting is encouraging

Student Sean O'Neal, 17, says it's not the first school shooting and not enough has been done to stop them. Ciamacca would like to see a holistic approach to stopping school violence, including a co...

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Armed sheriff's deputy 'never went in' during Florida school shooting

Armed sheriff's deputy 'never went in' during Florida school shooting

And we owe it to them to provide it". If, instead, we were to reason - as gun control opponents would have us do with gun restrictions - that homicide laws are inappropriate since they are not flawles...

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'Highly concerned' China probing possible violation of UN curbs on North Korea

'Highly concerned' China probing possible violation of UN curbs on North Korea

Members of North Korea's delegation backed out of talks with Vice President Mike Pence during his time at the winter games. "We stand up to murderous dictatorships". "This is nothing but an absurd...

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Snow winding down this morning; another storm expected this weekend

Snow winding down this morning; another storm expected this weekend

Winter Weather Advisories and Flood Alerts are in effect from Texas to MI to Pennsylvania. The threat for flash flooding is increasing in parts of Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Tennessee and Arka...

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Four-way tie for lead after LPGA Thailand first round

Four-way tie for lead after LPGA Thailand first round

The 21-year-old Ko, who has recently changed coach and caddie, dropped shots with bogeys at the second, fourth and eighth holes in the front nine but consecutive birdies at six and seven added some re...

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Braving Bombs, Health Workers Struggle to Save Lives in Eastern Ghouta

Braving Bombs, Health Workers Struggle to Save Lives in Eastern Ghouta

The coalition, which includes organizations like UOSSM, SAMS, Save the Children, Care International and Physicians for Human Rights (PHR), are making themselves heard loud and clear in NY today by dep...

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Three reported dead after plane crashes headed for Green Bay

Three reported dead after plane crashes headed for Green Bay

The plane crashed into a field north of Carroll County Road 600 South east of County Road 450 West. At 7:39 p.m., data shows that the plane was between 18,000 feet and 28,000 feet when it disappeare...

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Trump's First CPAC Speech Set The Tone For His Rise In Politics

Trump's First CPAC Speech Set The Tone For His Rise In Politics

Pence added that "no child, no teacher, should ever be in danger in an American school". President Donald Trump will visit the highest-profile right-wing gathering of the year on Friday even as he...

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Lindsey Vonn and Mikaela Shiffrin Face Off

Lindsey Vonn and Mikaela Shiffrin Face Off

She said she plans to race next in mid-March at Are, Sweden. She's endured a lengthy list of injuries . "It's sad", she said on Tuesday after placing third in the women's alpine downhill final. H...

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Long Island official accused of taking $5G bribe from contractor

Long Island official accused of taking $5G bribe from contractor

Former Assemblyman Rob Walker was charged with obstruction of justice and making false statements. Walker, 43, was charged with obstruction of justice and making false statements less than a month b...

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European Union leaders debate jobs race, Brexit budget hole

European Union leaders debate jobs race, Brexit budget hole

It refers to the process of picking the president of the European Commission . What happens next: Selmayr is set to take over as secretary-general on March 1 with the retirement of Dutch incumben...

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Police arrest husband in the death of Kat West

Police arrest husband in the death of Kat West

Calera Police Chief Sean Lemley said that Kathleen West died of blunt-force trauma to the head and added that Jeff West was a suspect from the very beginning of the case. Kat West sold suggestive ph...

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Rwandan police to investigate protests at Congo refugee camp in western Rwanda

Rwandan police to investigate protests at Congo refugee camp in western Rwanda

The Rwanda National Police will soon launch investigation into the cause of protests that erupted on February 20 at Kiziba Refugee Camp in Karongi District, the home to thousands of Congolese refugees...

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Pence planned to meet North Koreans at Olympics, but Pyongyang canceled

Although there has been no political breakthrough with the gesture, the sports diplomacy is widely expected to at least pave way for further discussions with the hermit kingdom. But North-South discus...

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Chance of freezing rain Friday morning

Chance of freezing rain Friday morning

Clearer and warmer weather then ahead for Sunday , Monday and Tuesday of next week. Lows will be mainly in the 60s but some 50s are likely near Oxford. A trough of low pressure is forecast to app...

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Drake Ditching Jordan Brand For adidas?

Drake Ditching Jordan Brand For adidas?

We learned over All-Star Weekend of a rumor regarding the potential split between Drake and Jordan Brand , and this latest report by Sole Collector suggests that a break-up is imminent. Some of t...

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Internet Reacts to POTUS Proposal to Arm Teachers — Twitter Schools Trump

Sen. Greg Steube, R-Sarasota, advocated his proposal (SB 1236) Tuesday, suggesting in a radio interview that more guns on campus would make schools safer. Scott Peterson, a sheriff's deputy assigned t...

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Local educators, security experts react to Trump's idea to arm teachers

Local educators, security experts react to Trump's idea to arm teachers

The group's leadership joined lock-step on school security improvements, but drew a red line on new restrictions on gun ownership. "This would only be obviously for people that are very adept at han...

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President Trump Meets With State, Local Officials on School Safety

The only person who mentioned gun control was the Democratic mayor of Parkland, and Trump quickly changed the topic. The televised White House meeting came as students staged street protests across ...

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Piyush Goyal in inspection mode, travels in general coach of Kaveri Express

Piyush Goyal in inspection mode, travels in general coach of Kaveri Express

Now the Railways has dropped the industrial training certificate and have only kept Class 10 as the minimum qualification to fill up the posts. This would save the Railways substantial amount of resou...

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Trump attacks Obama, his own attorney general over Russia probe

Trump attacks Obama, his own attorney general over Russia probe

Trump tweeted Wednesday. "Why didn't Obama do something about the meddling?" Why aren't Dem (Democratic) crimes under investigation? "Ask Jeff Session!" he concluded, misspelling the last name of ...

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Armenia, Lebanon Presidents Call for Peaceful Solution of Middle East Crises

Armenia, Lebanon Presidents Call for Peaceful Solution of Middle East Crises

We had a substantive discussion on the entire agenda of bilateral cooperation. Aoun briefed Sargsyan on the challenges that emerged in Lebanon with the war in Syria, including threats of terrorist...

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Aurora area students stage walkouts to honor Florida shooting victims

Aurora area students stage walkouts to honor Florida shooting victims

About 100 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students arrived at a Tallahassee high school to extended applause late Tuesday after a almost eight-hour trip. This week is school break for districts o...

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Students stage walkouts to protest gun violence

Students stage walkouts to protest gun violence

You are so strong. Spencer Blum, one of the Stoneman Douglas High students who travelled to Tallahassee for demonstrations, said his friends were still mourning the loss of their classmates. "They...

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Portola Pharmaceuticals (PTLA) Given "Outperform" Rating at Credit Suisse Group

The stock increased 1.39% or $3.12 during the last trading session, reaching $228.25. (NASDAQ: PTLA ) for 4,254 shares. Sectoral Asset Management Inc acquired 84,271 shares as Portola Pharmaceuticals ...

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What's Happening With Shares of Caterpillar Inc (CAT) — Technical Focus

Shares of EPD moved downward with change of -3.39% to its 50-day Moving average. OK lessened its holdings in shares of Enterprise Products Partners L.P. Lincoln Corporation accumulated 0.02% or 22...

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Work On Afghanistan Section Of TAPI Project Launched

Work On Afghanistan Section Of TAPI Project Launched

The design capacity of TAPI reaches 33 billion cubic meters of gas per year. The Prime Minister said the project would help meet 10 percent of Pakistan's energy needs, 20 percent of its natural ...

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