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The Best and Worst Places in the U.S. for Women

The Best and Worst Places in the U.S. for Women

For health and safety, stats on the number of uninsured women, women's life expectancy at birth and female homicide rates were included. California didn't rank as high on the list as some may think,...

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President Trump says maybe US will have a president for life someday

President Trump says maybe US will have a president for life someday

Li also said China had basically completed efforts to cut back the size of its armed forces by 300,000, a move President Xi Jinping announced in 2015 to improve efficiency that had caused unease in th...

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Ex-Russian spy critically ill after substance exposure

Ex-Russian spy critically ill after substance exposure

She was sort of leant-in on him, it looked like she'd passed out maybe. "He was doing some odd hand movements, looking up to the sky", witness Freya Church told the BBC . There will be comparisons ...

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CPI to hold joint protest for AP spl category status in Delhi

CPI to hold joint protest for AP spl category status in Delhi

On the other hand, the BJP, an alliance partner of the TDP both in state and at the Centre, in its meeting held in Visakhapatnam on Saturday, chose to play the role of the opposition, if necessary, in...

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Reynolds: Ending NAFTA could be 'devastating' for Iowa farmers, manufacturers

Reynolds: Ending NAFTA could be 'devastating' for Iowa farmers, manufacturers

US, Mexican and Canadian trade experts leading efforts to draft new rules for auto content under a revised NAFTA trade deal aim to meet next week, Mexico's chief negotiator Kenneth Smith said on Satur...

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'Only losers' in US-EU trade war: French minister

Trump has announced the imposition of a 25 percent tariff on all USA steel imports, prompting widespread criticism of this material manifestation of his "America First" rhetoric in Germany and beyond....

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Texas F Jericho Sims named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week

Texas F Jericho Sims named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week

West Virginia will have to wait a while to find out its tournament fate, as the NCAA's Selection Monday show is scheduled for March 12, and will be broadcast live on ESPN. Konate leads in rebounds wit...

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Same GDP target set, higher growth quality expected — China Focus

Same GDP target set, higher growth quality expected — China Focus

Beijing actually gave a similar target for 2017 - saying a year ago that it was aiming for growth "around 6.5% or higher if possible". "It is extremely alarming for Australia and many other countries...

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Unidentified substance case in United Kingdom not being treated as terrorism

Unidentified substance case in United Kingdom not being treated as terrorism

A former colonel in Russian military intelligence, Skripal was sentenced to 13 years in jail in Russia in 2006 on charges of spying for Britain. Authorities did not identify the man, but British m...

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Tutor, 80, charged after young girl sexually assaulted

Tutor, 80, charged after young girl sexually assaulted

Peel Police are searching for a man in connection with a deadly shooting in Mississauga. He sexually assaulted the girl, police say, then fled. The girl was taken to a Toronto hospital for assessment,...

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Mexican Guillermo del Toro wins Best Director and Best Picture Oscar

Mexican Guillermo del Toro wins Best Director and Best Picture Oscar

An inclusion rider is a clause in a contract that ensures diversity in a film. Backstage, she stressed this is a new era. "We want to keep it that way and keep going". " Get Out " was a smash with bot...

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Early voting shows Democratic turnout up 80 percent in Grayson County

Early voting shows Democratic turnout up 80 percent in Grayson County

Republicans had a combined total of 27,985 votes in early voting and by mail. Democrats more than made up for the Dallas GOP's fade by more than doubling their own turnout, from 34,815 early voter...

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IBP president warns of possible backlash on petition vs Sereno

IBP president warns of possible backlash on petition vs Sereno

Earlier Monday, March 5, Solicitor General Jose Calida filed a petition for quo warranto before the Supreme Court, questioning Sereno's "unlawful" appointment. All other public officers and employees ...

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China to increase 2018 defense budget by 8.1 percent

China to increase 2018 defense budget by 8.1 percent

That would leave the People's Liberation Army's strength at around two million troops. The 2018 budget will be $175 billion, 8.1 percent up from the year before. But in its history, it has never vet...

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Presidium elected, agenda set for China's annual legislative session

Presidium elected, agenda set for China's annual legislative session

China will increase its military spending by about 8.1 percent to 1.11tn yuan (US$175bn) this year, according to a report released before the National People's Congress, China's top legislature, c...

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China Announces Largest Military Spending Increase In 3 Years

China's "moderate" defense spending rises in the past few years have been to make up for past deficiencies and the country's military will not threaten anyone, a senior diplomat said on Sunday ahead o...

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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Holdings Cut by Geneva Partners LLC

Clorox now has $17.14B valuation. Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Alibaba Group Holding Limited, where 5 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 0 analysts have give...

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NY regulator asks Deutsche, other banks about Kushner loans

NY regulator asks Deutsche, other banks about Kushner loans

A spokeswoman for Kushner Companies told the newspaper that Kushner's senior advisory role in the White House played no part in the loans. Jared Kushner's list of troubles is longer than an invent...

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Bail relief to Misa & husband, court raps ED

Bail relief to Misa & husband, court raps ED

A special court in Delhi took cognisance of the chargesheet - called the prosecution complaint under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act - and summoned the couple as accused in the case. The couple...

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First look of Rajkummar-Kangana's 'Mental Hai Kya' out

First look of Rajkummar-Kangana's 'Mental Hai Kya' out

The talented actor Rajkummar Rao and attractive queen Kangana Ranaut worked together in one film called " Queen " directed by Vikas Bahl. The producers of the film shared the first look of t...

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Powerful nor'easter slams USA northeast, at least five dead

Powerful nor'easter slams USA northeast, at least five dead

A winter storm watch has been issued for northern New Jersey and parts of Pennsylvania. About 92% of customers in Scituate, Massachusetts - home to an estimated 18,000 residents, according to t...

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Are the planned import tariffs good for the country?

Are the planned import tariffs good for the country?

But Trump revived his complaints about Nafta being a "bad deal" for the U.S.in tweet on Monday and linked the talks underway in Mexico to the tariffs. Trump was expected to finalize the planned ta...

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Italy's ruling centre-left party admits election defeat

Italy's ruling centre-left party admits election defeat

The alliance's other component is the fascist party that represents the tradition of Mussolini, Brothers of Italy . However, he noted that holding a referendum over Italy's use of single currency w...

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NRA suggests president may retreat from gun control

NRA suggests president may retreat from gun control

The subtext to the uncertainty around the White House policy rollout is that Trump was so all over the place on Wednesday that it made it impossible for the White House staff to come up with specifi...

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China to increase military spending by 8.1% in 2018

It also comes amid increased tension with the US, as Washington beefs up its naval presence in the South China Sea and Beijing has shown an increasing willingness to flex its muscles there, much ...

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China abolishes 10-year presidential term limit

China's annual parliament meeting is poised to reinforce Xi's resolve to ward off financial risks to ensure the economy's ascent, even as concerns grow about possible policy repercussions from his ex...

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Panamian hotelier wins battle to have Trump name removed

Panamian hotelier wins battle to have Trump name removed

Though the owners tried to fire Trump's company previous year, the Trump Organization had disputed the termination as legally invalid - and refused to hand over the property. The Trump Organization sa...

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Colorado man freed from 300-year term for child sex assault arrested

Colorado man freed from 300-year term for child sex assault arrested

Michael McFadden, 46, was re-arrested here in the U.S. state of Colorado on Friday for failure to register as a sex offender, according to the Colorado Springs Police Department. "This was found d...

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Kansas student arrested with gun at school

Kansas student arrested with gun at school

However, educators may work with students on student-led and initiated events to help make it a teachable moment, according to Haley. Other school districts are various of stages of planning student p...

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Sunken Revolutionary War-era ship in ME uncovered after nor'easter

Sunken Revolutionary War-era ship in ME uncovered after nor'easter

The 51-foot-long hull is believed to be from a late colonial or early post-colonial sloop , which means it would date from 1750 to 1850, said Leith Smith, a historical archaeologist with the Maine Pr...

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$1 Million Mega Millions Winning Ticket Sold In Michigan

$1 Million Mega Millions Winning Ticket Sold In Michigan

Two multi-state lottery jackpots add up to more than $300 million this week. Lottery winners have one year to claim prizes. The Powerball jackpot for the Wednesday drawing is an estimated $348 mil...

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PM: NZ not competing with China in Pacific

PM: NZ not competing with China in Pacific

Ms Ardern, whose next stop is Nuie, told Morning Report that regardless of what other countries were doing, New Zealand should exercise its duties and responsibilities as partners and friends in the...

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Irish PM says remains concerned about UK Brexit position

There will be concern in Brussels that her cherry picking threatens to unpick the legal and regulatory integrity of the single market - and it is something that officials have said all along that they...

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Georgia Lawmakers End Tax Break For Delta Airlines

Georgia Lawmakers End Tax Break For Delta Airlines

By Delta acting in a responsible manner, the Georgia lawmakers and gun owners have sought retribution against your company by eliminating negotiated tax breaks. We are in the process of a review to ...

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'Bomb Cyclone' Possible with Life-Threatening East Coast Storms

'Bomb Cyclone' Possible with Life-Threatening East Coast Storms

Residents from the Carolinas to ME are in the line of fire from the developing nor'easter that's set to tear through the East Coast, bringing flooding rain, high winds and heavy snow , as well as ...

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Porsche Flying Taxi Is Reportedly Being Considered

Porsche Flying Taxi Is Reportedly Being Considered

Porsche , you'll recall, is part of the broader VW Group array of brands. His comments follow last year's unveiling of a two-seater flying vehicle by the brand's designer Italdesign. The Volkswagen'...

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Mamata reaches out to Stalin, party says unity move 'on track'

Mamata reaches out to Stalin, party says unity move 'on track'

She has also spoken to Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, who recently announced that his party will go it alone in the Lok Sabha polls and not in alliance with BJP. In West Bengal Police Inspectors ...

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Barcelona pull clear as Messi brilliance edges out Atletico

Barcelona pull clear as Messi brilliance edges out Atletico

The result means Barcelona have extended their lead over Atletico Madrid at the top of La Liga to eight points, with many viewing this as the moment Ernesto Valverde's side were effectively cr...

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Senator Thad Cochran announces he will resign

Senator Thad Cochran announces he will resign

Senate", Cochran wrote in a statement released Monday. I've done my best to make decision in the best interests of our nation, and my beloved state. The Washington Post reported in early February ...

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Hundreds protest white nationalist Richard Spencer at Michigan State University

Hundreds protest white nationalist Richard Spencer at Michigan State University

Physical confrontations started; fists, elbows and feet were all used as people tumbled to the ground. As people in the crowd chanted "Nazis go home!" several people were arrested. Protesters and pe...

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