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Chinese scientists want to destroy space junk with orbital lasers

Chinese scientists want to destroy space junk with orbital lasers

A month later, a Russian rocket body exploded accidentally, littering the skies with more than 1,000 additional bits of space junk. The research is published in the journal International Journal for...

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Packaging Corp Of America (NYSE:PKG) 2017 Q3 Sentiment Change

About 459,270 shares traded or 4.93% up from the average. Packaging Corporation of America (NYSE:PKG) has risen 54.92% since January 15, 2017 and is uptrending. The company was upgraded on Thursday, J...

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Donald Trump administration to unveil revised guidelines for self-driving cars

Donald Trump administration to unveil revised guidelines for self-driving cars

Speaking during the Detroit Auto Show, she said the government is set to issue third set of voluntary guidelines for self-driving cars this summer, the Detroit News reported late on Sunday. GM on Frid...

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White House Hosts A 'Conversation With Women Of America' Amid #MeToo Movement

Jackson said Trump scored a 30 out of 30 on the Montreal Cognitive Assessment test, which is not a psychological evaluation but does test for the early signs of disorders such as Alzheimer's. Trump to...

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Altria Group INC Com (MO) Shareholder Palladium Partners LLC Trimmed Its Holding

Trading volume for Altria Group, Inc. was 7.41 Million in its previous trading session. The stock traded within a range of $69.53 and $69.61. About 7.41 million shares traded or 9.59% up from the aver...

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Bodies recovered after 'ghost ship' washes ashore in Japan

Bodies recovered after 'ghost ship' washes ashore in Japan

A cigarette box with Korean characters was also found. Wearing the badges is mandatory for North Koreans and they form a key part of the regime's cult of personality. Local police official Hiroshi A...

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'I'm not a racist,' Trump declares; his Palm Beach weekend ends today

In Friday's newsletter , I included a handful of his racist comments and asked readers which I had missed. But thanks to media coverage of President Trump's alleged use of the word, they will ...

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Doctor backing Donald Trump to serve out full presidential term

Keen to put an end to rumours about his mental health, which peaked when he appeared to slur his words as he announced that the United States would recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital last month...

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Africans outraged over 'racist' Trump remarks

Africans outraged over 'racist' Trump remarks

They said those words were used before those words went public", Flake said. Trump was widely derided previous year after twice referring to Namibia as "Nambia". Trump stands accused of using "s--ho...

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IDF used concrete, not bombs, to destroy Hamas terror tunnel

IDF used concrete, not bombs, to destroy Hamas terror tunnel

The Israeli military said Sunday it destroyed a border-crossing attack tunnel built by the Gaza-based terrorist organization Hamas , the third in recent months, that stretched from the Gaza Strip thr...

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Chile: Pope arrives to protests over sex abuse scandal

Chile: Pope arrives to protests over sex abuse scandal

The Vatican subsequently sentenced Karadima in 2011 to a lifetime of penitence and prayer and forbade him from ever again performing ministerial duties. In a first for Francis, he visited a women's ...

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DACA Deal: It shouldn't be this hard

DACA Deal: It shouldn't be this hard

Before the ruling, President Trump tweeted " DACA is probably dead , because Democrats" don't really want it. During his portion of questioning at the hearing, Graham said in reference to the immi...

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Trump ups pressure on Democrats in DACA negotiations

He also denied that he referred to African nations as "shithole countries". Trump offered a vague denial Friday, and on Sunday, he declared the talks to be failing. But Trump's dismissal of immigran...

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I am not a racist, says Trump

During the election campaign, Trump had called Mexicans "rapists" while in recent months he has used a racial slur at a reception for Native American veterans, said all Haitians have AIDS and Nigerian...

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White House says President Trump won't apologize

Asked about those who accuse him of being a racist, Trump replied: "No, no, I'm not a racist. I understand that. But I'll tell you this: I stand by every word I said about what was said and what hap...

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President Trump's doctor upbeat on him finishing term

President Trump's doctor upbeat on him finishing term

But Trump's exam has taken on heightened scrutiny amid questions about his mental fitness. President Trump , speaking on November 14, 2017. "I didn't think it was indicated and I didn't think we ...

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Bound plane strikes truck on Boston taxiway; no injuries

Bound plane strikes truck on Boston taxiway; no injuries

The airline said passengers heading to Portland on Flight 133 are being accommodated. The plane was taken out of service and its passengers put on other flights to the West Coast. Passengers said de...

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Trump defends self after comments, says: 'I am not a racist'

Trump defends self after comments, says: 'I am not a racist'

In addition to him being the "least racist" person, he also denied making the "s***hole" comment at all. Trump's alleged comments caused shock internationally and incurred allegations of racism, w...

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Kamala mills hearth: Mojo's Bistro proprietor Yug Tulli surrenders in Mumbai

Kamala mills hearth: Mojo's Bistro proprietor Yug Tulli surrenders in Mumbai

Police had, on Thursday, claimed that Tuli was spotted at Hyderabad airport but could not fly out. Earlier, Mumbai police had also arrested the owner of "1 Above" resto bar, Abhijeet Mankar, in co...

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Get in here! FG summons US Ambassador over Trump's remark

Get in here! FG summons US Ambassador over Trump's remark

Responding to President Trump's alleged remarks in a tweet , the President said Ghana was certainly not a "shithole" country and that "we will not accept such insults, even from a leader of a fri...

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African ambassadors to United Nations call Trump's remark "outrageous, racist"

Sen. Dick DurbinRichard (Dick) Joseph DurbinDemocrats turn on Al Franken Minnesota's largest newspaper calls on Franken to resign Democratic senator predicts Franken will resign Thursday MORE (D...

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Mom: Chick-Fil-A kicked me out for breastfeeding

Mom: Chick-Fil-A kicked me out for breastfeeding

North Dakota law enacted in 2009 allows women to breast-feed in public if they do it "in a discreet and modest manner", though it doesn't define what that means. "This will not go unnoticed and I a...

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United States judge lifts home confinement on Manafort associate

United States judge lifts home confinement on Manafort associate

U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson indicated it could be autumn or later before the criminal trial gets underway. Paul Manafort , on the other hand, remains on house arrest. Manafort with crime...

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Hines Sells 5000 Shares of Costco Wholesale Co. (NASDAQ:COST) Stock

Hines Sells 5000 Shares of Costco Wholesale Co. (NASDAQ:COST) Stock

Chapter Iv Investors Llc sold 125,000 shares as the company's stock declined 9.10% while stock markets rallied. Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 2.94 million shares a day,...

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Pentagon planning two new nuclear weapons

Pentagon planning two new nuclear weapons

NATO claimed in a statement that the U.S had found that the missile system may be in violation of a the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty. objectives if deterrence fails, and hedge again...

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ISIS 'fanatic plotted attacks on Big Ben and Heathrow', trial hears

ISIS 'fanatic plotted attacks on Big Ben and Heathrow', trial hears

Three men he met through a London mosque and who are accused of helping him also deny the charges. Opening the case, Mark Heywood QC said Haque had made a decision to "carry out one or more violent ...

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Pres. Rouhani: Iranian gov't, nation to always stand by Syrian nation

Pres. Rouhani: Iranian gov't, nation to always stand by Syrian nation

Mustafa Sejari, a senior representative of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) said that the group's envoys who visited Washington explained to USA officials the downsides of President Donald Trump's decision ...

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Trump accuses Democrat of undermining trust on immigration

Trump accuses Democrat of undermining trust on immigration

Durbin and people who were briefed on the conversation but were not authorized to describe it publicly said Trump also questioned the need to admit more Haitians. "The President and all those attend...

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China expressed anger over Indian Army chief remarks

China expressed anger over Indian Army chief remarks

Earlier this morning, Pakistani soldiers resorted to heavy firing and mortar shelling along the LoC. Kashmir Committee Chairman Maulana Fazlur Rehman on Tuesday said the defence of Pakistan is impre...

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Turkey's Erdogan, NATO chief discuss Syria over phone

Turkey's Erdogan, NATO chief discuss Syria over phone

On Monday, the Turkish president accused the United States of "creating a terror army" and said it was the duty of his government to "suffocate" the force. Syria's main Kurdish groups have emerged a...

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Why We are Missing the Point on Trump's 'Shithole' Racist Words

Why We are Missing the Point on Trump's 'Shithole' Racist Words

The ambassador, who was represented by the Deputy Chief of Mission, US Embassy, David Young, stressed that his government held the people of Nigeria in very high regard and valued the warm relations a...

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Jeremy Corbyn casts doubt on the 'special relationship'

Jeremy Corbyn casts doubt on the 'special relationship'

Mr Corbyn was asked about this issue on ITV's Peston on Sunday. The comedian came fourth, polling 39,500 votes from party members - but just three places on Labour's key decision-making body were ...

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I'm a prisoner in UAE, claims Qatar prince

I'm a prisoner in UAE, claims Qatar prince

The UAE's General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has said that Bahraini radars detected the Qatari jets as they intercepted two UAE civilian flights yesterday (Jan 15). However, there was no imme...

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Phil Murphy To Take Oath As New Jersey Governor

Phil Murphy To Take Oath As New Jersey Governor

Christie's successor, Democrat Phil Murphy , is to be sworn in on Tuesday. Phil Murphy , a Democrat entering elected office for the first time, was sworn in as the Garden State's 56th governor ...

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Senators who didn't recall Trump using vulgarity backtrack

Senators who didn't recall Trump using vulgarity backtrack

In reforming immigration we can not lose these American Ideals. Talking to reporters Sunday, he also pointed to denials from other Republicans that he uttered the comment at all. "I am the least...

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Trump administration will ask Supreme Court to reverse DACA ruling

Trump administration will ask Supreme Court to reverse DACA ruling

The Trump administration is seeking a fast track to the Supreme Court in hopes of reversing a federal judge's order that it restart a popular program that has enabled young, undocumented immigrants to...

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Tripura CPI-M lodges complaint against Ajit Doval

Tripura CPI-M lodges complaint against Ajit Doval

Quoting a PTI report, Dhar said the BJP's central leaders including Singh, Ram Madhav and RSS leader Krishna Gopal had met at the minister's residence to discuss the Tripura elections, and Doval was...

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World Cup Qualifier schedule announced

World Cup Qualifier schedule announced

South Africa, on the other hand, had beaten Kenya by 169 runs in their first match of the tournament, and will look to continue their winning run when they take on the defending champions. "It will be...

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Sanofi agrees refund for unused 'killer' anti-dengue vaccine

Sanofi agrees refund for unused 'killer' anti-dengue vaccine

After the programme began, Sanofi Pasteur released findings in November of a new study that showed Dengvaxia could lead to severe infections in some cases. "All the vaccines were defective from the ve...

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Spain set to replace United States as second most popular tourism destination

Spain set to replace United States as second most popular tourism destination

Overall, the number of worldwide tourist arrivals grew 7% in 2017 to 1.3 billion, according to latest estimates. Despite this, UNWTO estimates that Spain will continue to grow, as number of touris...

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