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Quarter-Final Draw For The European Champions Cup Has Been Confirmed

Quarter-Final Draw For The European Champions Cup Has Been Confirmed

Saracens, the reigning champions, will come to Dublin on Easter weekend after they were seeded No 8. For Munster, a convincing win against Castres in Thomond Park assured that today would not be the...

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Julian Assange is a nuisance, says Ecuador leader

Julian Assange is a nuisance, says Ecuador leader

He added: "We hope quickly to have a positive solution to this issue, which really is more than a nuisance for us". Ecuador granted him citizenship in December, in an effort to allow him to safely l...

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Sonam Kapoor calls Dutt biopic as a 'crazy journey'

Sonam Kapoor calls Dutt biopic as a 'crazy journey'

The Dutt biopic, which went on floors in January 2017, will show Sanjay Dutt's rise to fame, his drugs phase, his tryst with the law due to the 1993 Mumbai Blasts case and the subsequent fall from g...

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Trump Signs Bill Ending Government Shutdown After 3 Days

Trump Signs Bill Ending Government Shutdown After 3 Days

Enactment by Trump of the bill allowed the government to reopen fully on Tuesday and keep the lights on through February 8, when the Republican-led Congress will have to revisit budget and immigrati...

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Area evacuated as fire breaks out at Port Coquitlam rail yard

Area evacuated as fire breaks out at Port Coquitlam rail yard

The city said the train that caught fire was not carrying any toxic materials. Port Coquitlam Fire Chief Nick Delmonico said firefighters were letting the fire burn itself out. Delmonico said his de...

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Hollywood's oldest working actress Connie Sawyer dies at 105

Hollywood's oldest working actress Connie Sawyer dies at 105

During her lifetime, she had more than 140 TV and film credits to her name and although she was already 105, she worked through late 2017. The actress" most notable and recognizable role was her rol...

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16-Year-Old Boy Shoots Classmate at East Texas High-school

16-Year-Old Boy Shoots Classmate at East Texas High-school

Italy High School was placed under lockdown, as was Stafford Elementary School in reaction to the shooting. She said, based on what he's done in the past he shouldn't have been permitted back into the...

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USA "very alert" to Turkey's offensive in Syria

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based war monitor, said 22 civilians had been killed in Turkish shelling and air strikes, and thousands were fleeing the fighting. What's the backg...

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Spain on Alert to Stop Puigdemont Sneaking Back into Barcelona

Spain on Alert to Stop Puigdemont Sneaking Back into Barcelona

The decision to reactivate the arrest warrant was postponed until the Catalan parliament is restored to normal activity, the court said. The Spanish media is abuzz with speculation that Puigdemont m...

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Women, independents drive advantage for Dems ahead of midterms

Women, independents drive advantage for Dems ahead of midterms

The swing group has been decisive in three consecutive midterm election waves, backing Republicans by 19 points in 2010 and 12 points in 2014, but supporting Democrats by 18 points in 2006 as they r...

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US Democrats accept compromise to end government shutdown

US Democrats accept compromise to end government shutdown

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer walks from the podium after a press conference as the Senate continues work on ending the government shutdown in the US Capitol in Washington , DC, USA, 20 Janu...

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Sanjay Leela Bhansali invites Karni Sena to watch 'Padmaavat', party responds

Sanjay Leela Bhansali invites Karni Sena to watch 'Padmaavat', party responds

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court rejected the plea by Rajasthan and MP governments seeking a recall of its earlier order on the grounds of law and order. "One of our friends has climbed the BSNL tower in...

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Trump Bestows Brutal Nickname On CNN's Jim Acosta

Trump Bestows Brutal Nickname On CNN's Jim Acosta

It's not clear (it never is) whether Trump understands that Acosta's tweet is composed of quotes, or if he's deliberately trolling the White House reporter.

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Campaign complaint filed over reported Trump porn star payment

Campaign complaint filed over reported Trump porn star payment

Instead, she's going on a strip club tour - as one does. Cohen's payment to Daniels happened the same month the Access Hollywood tape came out, in which candidate Trump had bragged about grabbing ...

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President Trump signs bill funding government through February 8

President Trump signs bill funding government through February 8

The upper chamber was expected to pass the measure Monday afternoon, then send it to the House for quick approval. As the shutdown of the federal government lumbered toward an end Monday President...

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Jury selection starts in corruption case against former top Cuomo aide

Jury selection starts in corruption case against former top Cuomo aide

The four defendants sat quietly throughout the day with around a dozen defense lawyers in the federal district courthouse in lower Manhattan. Others said they saw a demonstration or television cameras...

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Hawaii Gov. forgotten log-in details behind missile alert correction delay

Hawaii Gov. forgotten log-in details behind missile alert correction delay

Ige tweeted a minute later, though an alert was not sent to phones until 38 minutes after the first warning. But the state didn't take to social media to confirm the alert was sent by mistake for ...

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SHUTDOWN VOTE: US Senate votes to fund government, end shutdown

SHUTDOWN VOTE: US Senate votes to fund government, end shutdown

The short-term funding measure includes a six-year reauthorization of the children's health insurance program, which provides coverage for millions of young people in families with modest incomes. "Th...

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Olivier Giroud transfer interests Borussia Dortmund

Olivier Giroud transfer interests Borussia Dortmund

He was also suspended for "disciplinary reasons" in November past year after turning up late for training. "I can not say if anything will happen in the next few days". However, he was disciplined f...

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Turkey intensifies air and ground strikes in Syria's Afrin region

Turkey intensifies air and ground strikes in Syria's Afrin region

Thousands of civilians are reportedly trying to flee Afrin , and Syrian activists say more than 70 people have died since the Turkish push began on Saturday. The militia formed the backbone of the Sy...

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Gov. Greitens' budget proposal means more cuts to Missouri Colleges and Universities

Gov. Greitens' budget proposal means more cuts to Missouri Colleges and Universities

Dr. John Jungmann, superintendent of Springfield Public Schools, was more hopeful, since the governor proposes an increase in funding for public schools. "You're basically taking money away from our a...

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Baylor falls to Kansas State at home

Baylor falls to Kansas State at home

Kansas State made 8 of their first 10 shots and stormed out to a big early lead against the Bears. After beating No. 4 Oklahoma and No. 24 TCU at home, the Wildcats moved up to third in the Big 12 sta...

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A year later, Trump bends, but doesn't break, Washington

A year later, Trump bends, but doesn't break, Washington

As promised during his campaign, Trump slashed government red tape and Obama-era regulations, including oil, education and employment. Obama worked to lower his levels via diet and exercise , while...

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Senate Dems relent, vote to end shutdown; House to follow

Senate Dems relent, vote to end shutdown; House to follow

He told Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer , D-N.Y., over cheeseburgers Friday that they should keep the government open through Tuesday, while striking a larger agreement that would take care of...

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Juventus beats Genoa 1-0 to trail Napoli by one point

Juventus beats Genoa 1-0 to trail Napoli by one point

The game was the first for Juventus since January 6, but Allegri said after the game that increased training during the week was the reason for the stilted performance. Miralem Panic missed an early...

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UAE military ordered not to escalate Qatar crisis

UAE military ordered not to escalate Qatar crisis

Doha denies the charges. UAE military aircraft would also fly alternative routes over Saudi Arabia to avoid the possibility of interception by Qatari warplanes, al-Qubaisi added. The other two avi...

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Senate approves funding measure to end government shutdown

Senate approves funding measure to end government shutdown

The signing comes after the House and the Senate passed the legislation earlier Monday afternoon . During a speech on the Senate floor before the vote, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said ...

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"SNL": Trump's doctor gives his "unbiased, 100 percent accurate health assessment"

Trump, who was proclaimed "fit for duty" and of " excellent " health by Dr. Ronny Jackson , the White House physician, said he also hits the links for exercise even though he admits he often ride...

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Campaign official claims the arrest of potential presidential candidate Sami Anan

Campaign official claims the arrest of potential presidential candidate Sami Anan

His presidential campaign organisers told Reuters Anan had been arrested in Cairo. Meanwhile, an army spokesman said Anan's announcement was meant to drive a wedge between the armed forces and the E...

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Family of teen bystander killed in Vancouver shootout 'still in shock'

Family of teen bystander killed in Vancouver shootout 'still in shock'

But we know that Alfred is now in heaven with God. Chief Const. Adam Palmer said the department deals with criminal activity every day and there are often tragic consequences, but having to deal wit...

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Whose fault? Tesla crashes into fire truck, driver blames autopilot

Whose fault? Tesla crashes into fire truck, driver blames autopilot

The California Highway Patrol and Culver City Fire Department confirmed the southbound Tesla had struck the fire truck, but could not immediately confirm whether the vehicle had been on Autopilot . Pi...

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Crews working large grass fire in Flower Mound

Crews working large grass fire in Flower Mound

At the housing development, only about a dozen of the 150 or so constructed homes were occupied. "We do what we can to manage these fires with fire breaks and whatnot, but when you've got these kinds ...

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US Senate votes to end gov't shutdown, bill goes to House

US Senate votes to end gov't shutdown, bill goes to House

Add Government Shutdown as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Government Shutdown news, video, and analysis from ABC News . He did not reach out to Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer ...

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Approval of United States leadership hits all-time low under Trump

Approval of United States leadership hits all-time low under Trump

The ratings eroded afterward but then stabilized between 36-37 percent, Gallup said . No interviewing was completed on January 16 due to weather conditions at call center locations. APPROVAL - Trump'...

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Interactive Brokers Group Inc (NASDAQ:IBKR) Institutional Investors Sentiment Change

The stock increased 1.38% or $2.45 during the last trading session, reaching $180.05. The shares were sold at an average price of $50.84, for a total transaction of $136,403.72. Media stories about I...

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US Congress approves bill to end gov't shutdown

US Congress approves bill to end gov't shutdown

However, key issues remained unresolved, the CNN said. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell echoed Schumer's call to action. Meanwhile, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer has indicated h...

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Man arrested after 8yo girl stabbed to death in UK

Man arrested after 8yo girl stabbed to death in UK

Mylee Billingham died in hospital after on Saturday night. Eight-year-old Mylee Billingham was taken to hospital with stab injuries but unfortunately, nothing could be done to save her life, and she...

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London hotels and shops EVACUATED by police after ruptured gas main found

London hotels and shops EVACUATED by police after ruptured gas main found

A spokesman for the Cadent Gas company said an exclusion zone had been put in place "as a safety precaution", adding: "The Amba Hotel, nearby flats, offices and Charing Cross stations were evacuated"....

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Police Campaign To Focus On Distracted Isle Of Wight Drivers

Police Campaign To Focus On Distracted Isle Of Wight Drivers

Inspector Griffiths added: "This operation is not just about issuing tickets, it's also about educating motorists about the dangers of using a mobile phone while driving to help prevent tragedies occu...

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France would have voted to leave European Union too, says Emmanuel Macron

France would have voted to leave European Union too, says Emmanuel Macron

The 40-year-old centrist has been carving out an active role on the world stage since winning the French presidency last May, and will use his speech to "propose his global vision for the world of tom...

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