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Macron endorses China's Silk Road but warns against 'hegemony'

Macron endorses China's Silk Road but warns against 'hegemony'

It was the first day of his visit. Macron said Europe should join the new silk road initiative but added a warning. Macron, on the first day of a state visit, also called on Europe and China to ...

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Former Gophers coach Claeys named defensive coordinator at Washington State

Former Gophers coach Claeys named defensive coordinator at Washington State

WSU and the 2015 Quick Lane Bowl against Central Michigan. After Claeys served at the helm from the 2016 season, the Gophers made a decision to hire P.J. "When he got back, some of the damage had alre...

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Oprah 'intrigued' by presidential run; Gayle King staying put

Oprah 'intrigued' by presidential run; Gayle King staying put

That's what made King's comments on " CBS This Morning " on Tuesday so significant. She said, "I thought, 'Oh, gee". On Sunday night, her acceptance speech for the Cecil B. "She loves this country a...

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Van Jones on Oprah's 2020 chances: 'She can do it'

Van Jones on Oprah's 2020 chances: 'She can do it'

CNN quoted two anonymous "close friends" as saying Winfrey was "actively thinking" about a presidential run. "The only time I brought it up was when I said to Stedman, 'What would have happened if we ...

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Fodder scam: Akhilesh Yadav expresses solidarity with jailed Lalu

Fodder scam: Akhilesh Yadav expresses solidarity with jailed Lalu

Another party MLA Hari Shankar Yadav said that even he was willing to go to jail for his party chief if the court ordered him so. Prasad is an accused in three more fodder scam cases in Ranchi rel...

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Bomb blast near Balochistan Assembly in Quetta, many casualties feared

Bomb blast near Balochistan Assembly in Quetta, many casualties feared

Police and bomb disposal squad have reached the spot after the blast. The death toll is feared to go up as some of those injured are in critical condition. A large number of security personnel had b...

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Warm today and tomorrow, Winter Storm Watch into Thursday

Warm today and tomorrow, Winter Storm Watch into Thursday

The Weather Service also released snowfall totals from the previous storm. Regardless of how much falls, it is nearly a sure bet that the metro area will see its largest snowfall of the season. "For...

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Miller slams CNN for 'low journalistic standards' during Fox interview

Miller slams CNN for 'low journalistic standards' during Fox interview

But the more significant Trump-related interview was a Wolff-less one that occurred yesterday: Jake Tapper's incredible set-to with Trump senior advisor Stephen Miller, on Sunday's State of the Union...

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Israeli PM's son name drops his own dad to pay for stripper

Israeli PM's son name drops his own dad to pay for stripper

Referring to the UN General Assembly vote which rejected the unilateral US decision of declaring Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, the statement said, "Netanyahu also thanked the President of Roma...

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Syrian Military Sites Reportedly Under Attack by Israeli Missiles

Syrian Military Sites Reportedly Under Attack by Israeli Missiles

The Syrian military described the strikes as a "flagrant Israeli aggression", the AP reported. The army said the Syrian air defence confronted the attacks on military outposts in the area of Qutayfe...

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Two trains collide in Germiston, scores injured

Two trains collide in Germiston, scores injured

One train rear-ended a stationary coach at the Geldenhuis train station on Tuesday morning. Mofokeng further went on to explain that the train station had experienced cable theft which is why a manu...

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Sahara Desert hit by snow after freak winter storm

Sahara Desert hit by snow after freak winter storm

The stark contrast of the white snow and orange sand was captured on camera by Karim Bouchetata from the town of Ain Sefra in western Algeria . The cold weather comes as Europe and the United...

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California burn areas brace for rain, possible mudslides

California burn areas brace for rain, possible mudslides

The rain was expected to continue into Wednesday. Forecasters issued a flash flood watch for parts for Sonoma and Mendocino counties north of San Francisco and warned that heavy rainfall could trigg...

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Children among 4 dead in Oshawa house fire

The age and identities of the deceased have not been released. Clark stated that when fire crews arrived on scene, there were several attempts made by firefighters to reach the upper floors of the h...

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Ice, Ice, Gator? Alligators poke nose through ice to survive

Ice, Ice, Gator? Alligators poke nose through ice to survive

On behalf of the park it was said that there will be no response from alligators in such a situation, because they are putting their energy in the right place to correct their body temperature. The co...

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Exposure of Aadhaar breach 'deserves award, not probe': Snowden

Exposure of Aadhaar breach 'deserves award, not probe': Snowden

The Tribune newspaper had reported that there were intermediaries who could give access to the Aadhaar database for Rs. 500. "The Press Club of India , Indian Women's Press Corps (IWPC) and Press ...

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Salvadorans face deportation from U.S. by 2019

Salvadorans face deportation from U.S. by 2019

When asked about the Trump administration's decision to terminate TPS for Salvadorans, Coulter told The Daily Caller, "To quote the greatest presidential candidate in my lifetime: They've got to go"...

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Hertfordshire MP appointed as new Justice Secretary

Hertfordshire MP appointed as new Justice Secretary

A government source said: "Justine was offered DWP but declined to take it". 'He not only persuaded the PM to keep him at health but also to give him full charge of social care for the elderly, ' Mr...

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White House set to discuss DACA and immigration with Democrats

White House set to discuss DACA and immigration with Democrats

As congressional negotiators forge ahead with plans to shield recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program from deportation ahead of a March deadline , Republicans and Democrats...

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Fire accident at New York's Trump Tower, Two injured

Fire accident at New York's Trump Tower, Two injured

The FDNY responded just after 7 a.m. Firefighters got the fire was under control in about an hour. The president was at the White House when fire engines with flashing emergency lights clogged the...

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Residents try to kill 'huge wolf spider,' cause apartment fire

Residents try to kill 'huge wolf spider,' cause apartment fire

The man from Redding, California , lit the wolf spider on fire, which then scurried onto a nearby mattress spreading the fire to the bed. Fire officials say the blaze spread from the mattress to a ...

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A struggle to trace source of deadly listeriosis

A struggle to trace source of deadly listeriosis

It is important to tell our people to always take precautionary measures and to avoid certain foods that might cause listeriosis if not prepared accordingly", said Gauteng MMC for Health and Social ...

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An Oprah 2020 Presidential Run Might Not Be That Far-Fetched

An Oprah 2020 Presidential Run Might Not Be That Far-Fetched

And, New York Times National Correspondent Farah Stockman tells John why jobs in IN are moving to Mexico, and how their move is affecting many workers. It's possible that after Trump, voters may s...

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Prosecutors in pot-friendly states will decide on crackdown

Prosecutors in pot-friendly states will decide on crackdown

Patrick Leahy says he strongly opposes a decision by U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions to have the Department of Justice crack down on states that have legalized marijuana and Leahy says he will...

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'Euphoric reception' for Rahul Gandhi in Bahrain

'Euphoric reception' for Rahul Gandhi in Bahrain

We are going to do one to Canada, we are going to do one to Singapore and we are going to do another one to the Middle East. Delegates from 50 countries are participating in the event. "Job creation...

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Huge relief for Indians as Trump govt drops H-1B visa proposal

Huge relief for Indians as Trump govt drops H-1B visa proposal

Since taking office last January, the Trump administration has been talking about cracking down on the H-1B visa scheme. "It would tremendously be a bad policy to tell highly skilled individuals who...

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Be the catalyst in India's economic development: PM Modi to PIO parliamentarians

Be the catalyst in India's economic development: PM Modi to PIO parliamentarians

Narendra Modi said that wherever Indians went, they integrated well and made it their home.Mr Modi also said that with respect to politics, there is a mini world Parliament of Indian origin is presen...

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Saudi Arabia, India agree to revive sea route for Haj

Saudi Arabia, India agree to revive sea route for Haj

The Muslim women of India have been permitted to take a trip for Haj devoid of a "Mehram", or a male protector, Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi confirmed from his twitter handle, on Mo...

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Donald Trump just confused the word 'consensual' on Twitter

Donald Trump just confused the word 'consensual' on Twitter

So much so that ... there has never been a day that I wished Hillary Clinton were President. The claim was a typo, part of a string of tweets excerpting a New York Post column praising Trump's a...

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Israel arrests 2 Arab girls for Daesh links

Israel arrests 2 Arab girls for Daesh links

In a statement, the agency said the 19-year-old girls from the Bedouin village of Lakia were detained on suspicion of collaborating with Daesh to carry out terrorist attacks against Jews inside Israel...

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Mahathir named as PM candidate by opposition

Mahathir named as PM candidate by opposition

Malaysia's long-serving former prime minister, Mahathir Mohamad , has been chosen once again as a candidate to run for the top job, at the age of 92. Malaysia's political landscape has been shaped f...

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Ryan murder: Court denies bail to juvenile accused of killing Pradyuman

Ryan murder: Court denies bail to juvenile accused of killing Pradyuman

A Gurgaon court denies bail to 16-year old boy accused of murdering a 7-year student in Ryan International School; the court had reserved its order after hearing both the parties on Saturday; next...

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Actors, musicians and celebs sign up to back Lorde's boycott of Israel

Actors, musicians and celebs sign up to back Lorde's boycott of Israel

Roger Waters and Brian Eno are among the stars to have offered their support to Lorde after she cancelled her Israel show. Lorde's decision was received with an outpour of support, but she was st...

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Bruno Mars, The Killers and Muse Headline This Year's Bottle Rock

Bruno Mars, The Killers and Muse Headline This Year's Bottle Rock

BottleRock is Napa's biggest music event of the year, held annually each May showcasing more than 30 local wineries and dozens of restaurants. Says Dave Graham , CEO and one of three founders of...

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Orthodox leader attacks gays in Christmas speech

Orthodox leader attacks gays in Christmas speech

But in 1582 by Pope Gregory XIII modified that calendar, which is calendar people use today. "So for Christians following the "old" calendar", it appears they are celebrating Christmas on January 7....

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Stay away from romaine lettuce, Consumer Reports advises

Stay away from romaine lettuce, Consumer Reports advises

A Canadian Food Inspection Agency-led investigation has determined that romaine lettuce is at the heart of the E. coli outbreak in five eastern provinces, but the source of the produce has not yet b...

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Saudi Women to Attend Official Soccer Matches for First Time

Saudi Women to Attend Official Soccer Matches for First Time

The new privilege begins next week. Al-Hilal's match against Al-Ittihad at Riyadh's King Fahd International Stadium on Saturday, January 13 and Al-Ettifaq's game against Al-Faisaly at Dammam's Princ...

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Herdsmen Attacks: Benue Declares Three-Day Mourning

Herdsmen Attacks: Benue Declares Three-Day Mourning

The cleric who stated this in Abuja on Sunday in response to the killings suspected to be masterminded by Fulani herdsmen in Benue and some other states of the federation, wondered how the government ...

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AFL great Mark Thompson questioned by police

AFL great Mark Thompson questioned by police

Earlier this week, Victoria Police would not comment on the nature of Friday's raid, only issuing a brief statement. "Detectives from Prahran Divisional Response Unit and Geelong Divisional Response...

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UNRWA says nothing official so far on U.S. aid halt

UNRWA says nothing official so far on U.S. aid halt

Netanyahu said it was "absurd" that UNRWA was set up in 1949 exclusively to distribute aid to Palestinians, proposing that funds be provided instead through the United Nations agency that cares for ...

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