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Plot twist: Vero, the new popular social network, may actually be bad

Plot twist: Vero, the new popular social network, may actually be bad

But many of those apps faded into obscurity not long after first appearing on the scene. Does Vero have what it takes to stick around? Vero allows you to do so as well. Despite the social media ...

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India, Pakistan have to sit and talk over border tensions

India, Pakistan have to sit and talk over border tensions

UNAMA said in a statement over 25 countries and global organizations participated in the second Kabul Process conference which was held on Wednesday. Ghani said Afghanistan is determined to overco...

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What do amber, yellow and red weather warnings mean?

What do amber, yellow and red weather warnings mean?

Extreme weather left United Kingdom drivers stranded and more roads impassable overnight - with another day of sub-zero temperatures, icy blasts and "blizzard-like" conditions to come. Met Office offi...

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USA ambassador to Mexico to step down in May

USA ambassador to Mexico to step down in May

According to the Mexican newspaper Reforma (in Spanish), Trump would have nominated former General Motors CEO Edward Whitacre Jr.as Jacobson's successor and would be waiting for his confirmation. ...

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Signing of MoU between India, Jordan

Signing of MoU between India, Jordan

The pacts included a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote defence cooperation between India and Jordan . "We need to make sure young people learn the true values of our religions". The worl...

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Texas university fires baseball coach after Colorado comment

Texas university fires baseball coach after Colorado comment

Jeffcoat, a former Major League Baseball pitcher, was sacked for "his remarks as well as the NAIA violations under his watch", university president Fred Slabach told reporters Thursday. Bell told...

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Allonzo Trier cleared by NCAA, will play tonight against Stanford

Allonzo Trier cleared by NCAA, will play tonight against Stanford

We appreciate the NCAA granting this appeal and their understanding of this unique situation. "In late January 2018, Allonzo participated in an NCAA student-athlete drug screening". Trier is also ...

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Rand Wealth LLC Sells 5100 Shares of Kohl's Co. (NYSE:KSS)

Rand Wealth LLC Sells 5100 Shares of Kohl's Co. (NYSE:KSS)

Thrivent Financial For Lutherans increased its position in shares of Kohl's by 3.7% in the second quarter. On a per-share basis, the Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin-based company said it had net income...

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Lewis Hamilton leads busy day as Formula One tests resume after snowfall

Times were now improving rapidly and sure enough it wasn't long before we saw the first slick runners of the day, with Nico Hulkenberg and Bottas opting for the dry rubber right around midday. Mercede...

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China Protests US Bill Promoting Travel Between US, Taiwan

China Protests US Bill Promoting Travel Between US, Taiwan

The Senate unanimously approved the Taiwan Travel Act on Wednesday. It passed the House of Representatives in January, also without opposition. In very different ways Wednesday, citizens of Taiwan u...

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Still evaluating complicated QB situation — Vikings GM

Still evaluating complicated QB situation — Vikings GM

The Minnesota Vikings increasingly are viewed within the NFL as a top contender to sign quarterback Kirk Cousins when the league's free agent market opens later this month. "I'd love to see him ...

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High wind warning for Fairfax Friday

High wind warning for Fairfax Friday

Motorists should use caution, especially motorists in high profile vehicles. This makes the soil softer and "easier" for trees to become uprooted during high winds or storms. Never leave sources of op...

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If sanctions on North Korea won't work, we'll go to 'Phase Two'

If sanctions on North Korea won't work, we'll go to 'Phase Two'

In a reference to potential military action, he said such a move "may be a very rough thing, may be very, very unfortunate for the world". "I don't think we've ever had a better relationship with ...

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France's Marine Le Pen charged over ISIS tweets

France's Marine Le Pen charged over ISIS tweets

One image showed the decapitated body of Foley, the BBC reports . French prosecutors opened an investigation in December 2015 into the graphic series of tweets by National Front leader Le Pen, wh...

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Georgia teacher who fired gun claimed he had woman killed

Georgia teacher who fired gun claimed he had woman killed

Frazier said. Following a almost 45-minute standoff with police officers on Wednesday (Feb. 28), a Dalton High School teacher surrendered himself after firing his handgun inside a classroom. David...

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Pakistan admits to being on 'grey list' of FATF

Pakistan admits to being on 'grey list' of FATF

The extensive bilateral talks began afterwards to find a common ground, but the National Security Strategy document unveiled by the U.S., the Trump's New Year tweet, the suspension of military aid and...

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Is HR McMaster On His Way Out of the White House?

Is HR McMaster On His Way Out of the White House?

A spokesperson for Ford told CNN: "Steve has no plans to leave Ford and has had no conversation with the White House about any positions". "General McMaster forgot to say that the results of the 201...

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Why Keith Richards Isn't Interested In Drugs Right Now

Why Keith Richards Isn't Interested In Drugs Right Now

Keith Richards says Mick Jagger should be finished with having children. His other children include Georgia-May, Jade, James, Elizabeth, Karis, Lucas and Gabriel Jagger. Don't matter how many bones...

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Missouri governor's trial date set for May

Missouri governor's trial date set for May

No vote was taken. The committee also would be able to hire independent investigators, special counsel, court reporters and other personnel with House funds. Steele cited a need for further investigat...

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Sisi says defaming Egyptian security forces is 'high treason'

Sisi says defaming Egyptian security forces is 'high treason'

The first democratically elected leader of the country, Mohammed Morsi , was overthrown in a 2013 military coup by then army chief Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi, who a year later was elected president in a la...

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Adam Rippon Crushes On Jake Gyllenhaal, Harry Styles, Shawn Mendes

Adam Rippon Crushes On Jake Gyllenhaal, Harry Styles, Shawn Mendes

Adam Rippon , America's sweetheart since the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, appeared on Ellen DeGeneres's show for the first time on Thursday, and it was a mutual lovefest that also took aim at Mi...

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J. Peder Zane: Gun control debate requires rational minds

J. Peder Zane: Gun control debate requires rational minds

Gun-free zones are very risky. Literature reviews that examine a wide range of gun policies throughout the USA also consistently find that these laws save lives. But we always understood why our Found...

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Maplin goes into administration - but shops will remain open

Maplin goes into administration - but shops will remain open

An Irish Toys R Us franchise with outlets in Dublin and Limerick closed in 2016. Toys R Us operates more than 100 stores in the United Kingdom and also trades as Babies R Us. At Maplin , talks ...

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Mueller's team investigating Donald Trump's Russian Federation business activities

Mueller's team investigating Donald Trump's Russian Federation business activities

Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., said the USA military could do something about Russian interference in US elections if it was tasked with that mission. Trump bellyached to the Russian foreign mini...

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IOC lifts Russia's Olympic ban after Pyeongchang

IOC lifts Russia's Olympic ban after Pyeongchang

The IOC released a statement notifying that all remaining test results from the Olympic Athlete from Russian Federation delegation were negative. "I would like to thank our athletes who were able ...

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WH Communications Director Hope Hicks resigning

WH Communications Director Hope Hicks resigning

After his election triumph, she was named White House director of strategic communications, a job that allowed her to remain behind the scenes, coaching Trump while never appearing in public. Trump. ...

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Miners report some infrastructure damage after Papua quake

Miners report some infrastructure damage after Papua quake

PNG's department of geohazard management said more aftershocks were likely, with the largest so far measured at magnitude 5.5. A statement from the US' Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre said: "An Eart...

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Pressure Mounting in Mexico for NAFTA Round Seven

Pressure Mounting in Mexico for NAFTA Round Seven

Year-on-year, the value of total USA trade with Canada was up 9.5% to $48.7bn as the value of freight carried by vessel increased by 61.1% due, in part, to an increase in the unit value and a 42.8% in...

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The end of an era: Sridevi cremated with state honours in Mumbai

The end of an era: Sridevi cremated with state honours in Mumbai

Boney Kapoor too thanked his children Arjun and Anshula for being there in the most hard times for Sridevi's daughters and proved to be the responsible siblings, a relationship that never did existed...

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In Madhya Pradesh Bypolls, Congress Ahead In Both Seats

In Madhya Pradesh Bypolls, Congress Ahead In Both Seats

Ten rounds of voting in the two assembly constituencies of Madhya Pradesh have been completed and the Congress candidates are on lead. Chouhan said that even when BJP wave was blowing across the sta...

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Person in custody after missing Middlesex mother's body found

Person in custody after missing Middlesex mother's body found

Keyser showed law enforcement where the body was located. "We know it is all over social media right now and if anybody has any information about this to please call the sheriff's office". St. John, w...

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Europe asks social networks to remove terrorist content within an hour

Europe asks social networks to remove terrorist content within an hour

The guidance, which is not legally binding, includes a call to remove such material within an hour of being notified of its existence. The Commission said progress has been made in some areas - In...

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'I'm not a terrorist' - Wanted Syrian Kurdish leader speaks out

'I'm not a terrorist' - Wanted Syrian Kurdish leader speaks out

Turkish forces and their Syrian rebel allies have launched an air-ground campaign dubbed Operation Olive Branch into the Afrin region in Syria since January 20. Afrin's borderlands held "the ma...

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Reba McEntire, Chris Stapleton among 2018 Academy of Country Music Awards nominees

Reba McEntire, Chris Stapleton among 2018 Academy of Country Music Awards nominees

The three-time Grammy victor also announced this year's nominees Thursday morning, when she earned her 16th nomination for Female Vocalist of the Year . One nod in the Single Record of The Year ...

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Court Rules In Favor of Ukraine's Naftogaz In Gazprom Dispute

Court Rules In Favor of Ukraine's Naftogaz In Gazprom Dispute

The decision brings an end to a long legal battle between the two companies over the cost of gas to Ukraine. As was reported , opening a National Security and Defense Council meeting earlier on tha...

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Hurricanes pass Tar Heels on buzzer beater

Hurricanes pass Tar Heels on buzzer beater

Officials quickly determined the shot came in time after looking at a replay, though UNC coach Roy Williams was already shaking hands with Newton and the Hurricanes before the call was official. New...

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Unconquering the nation: EFF MPs forge ahead with land expropriation motion

Unconquering the nation: EFF MPs forge ahead with land expropriation motion

The motion was brought by the radical Marxist Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF ) party and was widely supported by the ruling African National Congress, which controls nearly two-thirds of the parliame...

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Detroit Become Human release date announced

Detroit Become Human release date announced

He then went on to dig dip into what this game will offer as the ultimate gaming experience, "Each story is nearly as unique as your DNA: it is the result of the choices you made, the minor ones and t...

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The sun never sets on Xi Jinping

The sun never sets on Xi Jinping

Trump's warning that the USA will use "all available tools" comes ahead of a deadline for imposing punitive duties on Chinese steel and aluminium. Meanwhile, Trade Representative Lighthizer appear...

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Sexting Brings Down GOP Front-runner in Arizona Special Congressional Primary

Sexting Brings Down GOP Front-runner in Arizona Special Congressional Primary

She received multiple endorsements, including one from former Governor Jan Brewer. "I've known Sen. Lesko for so many years", she said. "I know how attentive she is to what she puts her mind to". "S...

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