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Global shares gain as fears of US-China trade war ease

Global shares gain as fears of US-China trade war ease

Technology shares were strong, with Apple advancing 4.8%, Intel 6.3%, Netflix and Adobe Systems both 6.5%. White House trade adviser Peter Navarro confirmed that Mr. The social media company's sto...

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Manchester terrorist attack report finds confusion kept firefighters away

Manchester terrorist attack report finds confusion kept firefighters away

The 226-page report by Lord Bob Kerslake was commissioned by Andy Burnham, the mayor of Greater Manchester, to assess the preparedness and emergency response to the attack previous year. Mr Burnham ...

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White House won't deny Trump seeking Pentagon funds for border wall

White House won't deny Trump seeking Pentagon funds for border wall

Bob Maginnis, senior fellow for national security at the Family Research Council , says the President has limited authority to use the military on our southern border, such as an act of war. "I'm no...

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Israeli Lawmaker Urges Authorities to Settle Church Taxation Row Diplomatically

Israeli Lawmaker Urges Authorities to Settle Church Taxation Row Diplomatically

Copies of their written statement called the "Church Land's Bill" a "flagrant violation of the existing status quo" that 'breach (es) existing agreements and worldwide obligations which guarantee the ...

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Schlitterbahn Co-Owner Facing Murder Charge In 2016 Waterslide Death

Schlitterbahn Co-Owner Facing Murder Charge In 2016 Waterslide Death

He is being held in South Texas until his extradition back to Kansas . Another co-owner, Jeffrey Henry, was arrested Monday and booked into a Texas jail on suspicion of murder, child endangerment a...

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Egyptians vote in second day of presidential election

Egyptians vote in second day of presidential election

During the first day, according to Egypt's National Electoral Authority (NEA) spokesperson, Mahmoud El Sherif, there was a citizen "high participation", with the largest attendance recorded in the cit...

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Congress party initiates impeachment process against CJI Dipak Misra

Congress party initiates impeachment process against CJI Dipak Misra

The report further added saying that opposition leaders are planning to reach out to more like-minded parties who feel the same about the CJI. A draft proposal for moving an impeachment motion aga...

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Leader of alleged cult that ensnared Vancouver woman appears in court

Leader of alleged cult that ensnared Vancouver woman appears in court

Members were allegedly told that they would be empowered, but were instead treated as slaves - branded with Raniere's initials on their pelvic areas while being pinned down naked and filmed at initi...

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In Immigrant Sanctuary Lawsuit, 18 States Side With Trump Against California

In Immigrant Sanctuary Lawsuit, 18 States Side With Trump Against California

The City Council in Los Alamitos voted last week on an ordinance to exempt the city in northern Orange County from the state law. Several dozen immigrant advocates have held a rally to urge electe...

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Maryland High School Shooter Shot Himself in the Head, Authorities Say

Maryland High School Shooter Shot Himself in the Head, Authorities Say

Continuing walking through the school, Rollins was confronted by school resource officer Deputy First Class Blaine Gaskill and both their weapons went off simultaneously. "I was just shot at my scho...

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Retired Justice Stevens calls for repeal of Second Amendment

Retired Justice Stevens calls for repeal of Second Amendment

David Hogg, one of the Stoneman Douglas High School students who rose into the public eye after Florida's school shooting, also agrees with Stevens' premise. He dissented from the landmark Distri...

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Malaysian arrested in Australia for allegedly bringing in child porn

Malaysian arrested in Australia for allegedly bringing in child porn

Christopher Queen, 30, was charged with 300 counts of possession of child pornography on March 23. Mr Simon Rippon, prosecuting, said Evans had 1,158 images of all categories of seriousness on an iP...

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Mummy remains found in sarcophagus previously thought to be empty

Mummy remains found in sarcophagus previously thought to be empty

The truth didn't come out until past year, when researchers opened up the ancient artifact and saw what was inside. "It was just unbelievably astonishing what we saw - one of those moments where you...

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UAE Completes First Nuclear Reactor

UAE Completes First Nuclear Reactor

The Korean official, who declined to be named due to briefing rules, was speaking after sources told Reuters last week the start-up had been pushed back to 2019 due to training delays. In addition to ...

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NBA knee woes: Kyrie, Curry not expected back until playoffs

NBA knee woes: Kyrie, Curry not expected back until playoffs

The Warriors announced Saturday that Curry suffered a Grade 2 MCL sprain and will be reevaluated in three weeks, meaning in an absolute best-case scenario, he would return near the start of the play...

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Massive loan to Jared Kushner's family firm investigated by White House

Massive loan to Jared Kushner's family firm investigated by White House

The revelation came after a Democratic lawmaker raised questions about the propriety of the decision by President Donald Trump's son-in-law to meet in his capacity as a senior White House aide w...

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Florida school shooting survivor throws up on stage, then finishes her speech

Florida school shooting survivor throws up on stage, then finishes her speech

Meanwhile, Delaney Tarr , also a survivor of the Parkland shooting , said that the movement's activism wouldn't be confined to just today and that if politicians wouldn't make meaningful changes t...

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Trump effect: JSW to invest upto $500 million in US

Trump effect: JSW to invest upto $500 million in US

This investment will be used to expand the company's plate and pipe mill unit. Asked why JSW Steel is looking at the USA for investment when large steel companies like ArcelorMittal are coming to in...

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Weather Forecast For Tuesday March 27

Weather Forecast For Tuesday March 27

Precipitation chances look small as well but enough to where we have to take it day by day to continue to monitor the chances. A few clouds move in Monday with temperatures climbing to 6°C as wind...

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Northam designates March 29-30 to honor Virginia Vietnam War veterans

Northam designates March 29-30 to honor Virginia Vietnam War veterans

With conviction, our Nation pledges our enduring respect, our continuing care, and our everlasting commitment to all Vietnam veterans " stated the President in the proclamation. The Virginia War Memor...

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First Alert Weather Day for Parts of West Texas

First Alert Weather Day for Parts of West Texas

Monday night into Tuesday morning, we are clear once again, along with morning lows in the middle and upper teens across the Northeast Kingdom and New York's Adirondack region. Highs will be in the...

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LA Attorney General to release decision on shooting death of Alton Sterling

LA Attorney General to release decision on shooting death of Alton Sterling

Speaking at a news conference, Landry said it was "reasonable" to conclude Sterling was under the influence of drugs during the struggle with the officers "and that contributed to his non-compliance"....

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Train believed carrying top North Korean delegation leaves Beijing

Train believed carrying top North Korean delegation leaves Beijing

The news also accompanied reports of increasing Chinese government censorship of reports on the mystery visitor, and of an unconfirmed convoy of official vehicles seen in central Beijing. the meet...

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation cuts Russian permanent mission by one third

Jens Stoltenberg announced on Tuesday that the intergovernmental military alliance would be expelling seven observers from the Russian mission over the poisoning of ex-double agent Sergei Skripal and ...

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Rep. Amodei: Speaker Ryan's Resignation Rumored to Come

Rep. Amodei: Speaker Ryan's Resignation Rumored to Come

When asked why Ryan would want to leave, Amodei speculated that Ryan probably accomplished everything he wanted since Congress gave the wealthy a major tax cut previous year. The Shorewood high school...

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US, allies expel 100 Russian diplomats over spy poisoning

US, allies expel 100 Russian diplomats over spy poisoning

Ireland will take action against Russian in response to a nerve agent attack in neighbouring England that the British government has blamed on Moscow, Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said on Monday. ...

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Australia expels two Russian diplomats over United Kingdom nerve agent attack

Australia expels two Russian diplomats over United Kingdom nerve agent attack

Other non-EU countries to also have expelled diplomats include the United States, Canada, Ukraine, Albania and Australia. The four Russians ordered out of Canada are based in Ottawa and Montreal, Fr...

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Trump reportedly wants to bring back top aide accused of domestic abuse

Trump reportedly wants to bring back top aide accused of domestic abuse

Porter, 40, abruptly stepped down on February 7 amid disturbing claims that he had emotionally and physically abused his two ex-wives. The Times sources say Trump has told some advisers that he ...

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Trump Grabs Highest Approval Mark Since April '17 — CNN Poll

Trump Grabs Highest Approval Mark Since April '17 — CNN Poll

According to the poll, Trump trails only Ronald Reagan and Barack Obama by four points at this point in their first terms. President Donald Trump's approval rating has reached its highest level ...

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LS adjourned till Wednesday: No Trust Motion not taken up

LS adjourned till Wednesday: No Trust Motion not taken up

However, the Telugu Desam Party ( TDP ) and AIADMK members came close to the podium and started protesting. The Lok Sabha again failed to take up notices for no-confidence motion against the gov...

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A gripping silence linked the Florida shooting to today's march in Washington

A gripping silence linked the Florida shooting to today's march in Washington

The protesters gathered at at Pine Trails Park for Saturday's rally before walking about two miles to the high school, the site of February's massacre where 17 students and staff members were killed ...

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'I'm famous but my family disowned me', says first Pakistani transgender newsreader

'I'm famous but my family disowned me', says first Pakistani transgender newsreader

She adds that despite several tall claims by authorities, transgenders do not get the support they need. Not one to give up, the courageous anchor said, "There was also no social acceptance but I ...

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Popular Radio Jockey Rajesh hacked to death in Kerala

Popular Radio Jockey Rajesh hacked to death in Kerala

Read Also: It's payback time: If Choksi won't, Centre must, claims victims Police suspect that the assailants were aware of the concert and had planned the murder accordingly. According to reports,...

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BJP chief Amit Shah's slip of tongue embarrasses BS Yeddyurappa

Shah was addressing the press after the Election Commission announced the dates for the Karnataka elections. On Tuesday, the Election Commission announced the Karnataka Assembly Election dates, with...

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Putin blames Russia mall fire on 'criminal negligence'

Putin blames Russia mall fire on 'criminal negligence'

But many critics wondered why the Kremlin did not call a nationwide day of mourning and said national television channels did not pull entertainment programmes from their schedule fast enough. Alexand...

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Bolton Set To 'Clean House' At NSC, Ousting Dozens Of WH Officials

Bolton Set To 'Clean House' At NSC, Ousting Dozens Of WH Officials

Ambassador John Bolton as his national security advisor sends the right message to America's antagonists. One would expect Bolton to use those aspects of his new position to empower rather than ...

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Khap interference in marriage of two adults absolutely illegal: SC

Khap interference in marriage of two adults absolutely illegal: SC

Khanwilkar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud laid down remedial and preventive measures that would operate till a statutory framework to deal with such instances was put in place. In the hearing last month...

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Montana group voices concern over China tariffs

Montana group voices concern over China tariffs

China's ministry of commerce accused the USA of "creating a serious precedent" and imposed sanctions on U.S. goods worth 3 billion United States dollars, including fruit, pork, recycled aluminum and s...

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Sheriff: Great Mills School Shooter Died From Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound

Sheriff: Great Mills School Shooter Died From Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound

Mary's County on Tuesday . The student used his father's Glock handgun, a weapon the sheriff's office said was legally purchased. The St. Mary's County Sheriff Tim Cameron said school resource off...

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NY Helicopter Straps That Trapped Riders May Have Also Cut Fuel

NY Helicopter Straps That Trapped Riders May Have Also Cut Fuel

Five passengers who couldn't free themselves from their harnesses drowned in the East River when the helicopter rolled over into the water. It also provided more information into how the five passenge...

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