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ICC to investigate allegations Philippines' Rodrigo Duterte committed crimes against humanity

ICC to investigate allegations Philippines' Rodrigo Duterte committed crimes against humanity

Roque further said that Duterte welcomed the preliminary examination as a chance to defend his drug war because he's "sick and tired" of being accused of crimes against humanity. Duterte rejects such ...

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Cavs Reveal Their Offer for DeAndre Jordan

Cavs Reveal Their Offer for DeAndre Jordan

This will be one of the more interesting storylines to watch out for today between now and the trade deadline of 3pm ET. The Los Angeles Clippers traded Blake Griffin to the Detroit Pistons last...

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USA threat to escalate Syria war over alleged gas attacks

USA threat to escalate Syria war over alleged gas attacks

Regime bombing raids left 38 civilians dead on Wednesday, the Observatory said in a new toll. In the Damascus suburb of eastern Ghouta, besieged by government forces since 2013, about 78 civilians...

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Let militant escape: Kakar new Superintendent of Central Jail, Srinagar

Let militant escape: Kakar new Superintendent of Central Jail, Srinagar

In the latest development in Srinagar hospital attack, the police have arrested five attackers, however, Pakistani national Muhammad Naveed Jutt alias Abu Hanzalla is still at large. The officia...

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Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) Price Target Raised to $58.00

Capital International Investors now owns 21,269,515 shares of the coffee company's stock valued at $1,142,386,000 after purchasing an additional 4,696,452 shares during the period. The stock of Pfizer...

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United States to unveil 'toughest sanctions ever' on N. Korea: Pence

United States to unveil 'toughest sanctions ever' on N. Korea: Pence

Pence had stopped short of ruling out the prospect of meeting senior North Korean officials but President Donald Trump has cast doubt on US negotiations with Pyongyang any time soon. After a 40-minute...

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Coalition chairman: Israeli police attempting to overthrow Netanyahu

Coalition chairman: Israeli police attempting to overthrow Netanyahu

In response to the reports , Netanyahu published a video message on his Facebook page late Wednesday, acknowledging there would be likely be recommendations for indictment, while noting that police...

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China's import roars back to life in January; exports also beat forecasts

China's import roars back to life in January; exports also beat forecasts

Exports to the United States climbed 7.5 percent while imports from the country jumped 20.5 percent. "Despite a drop in the China-US trade surplus in January (to USD22 billion from USD26 billion p...

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Bangladesh is on high alert before verdict against ex-PM Zia

Bangladesh is on high alert before verdict against ex-PM Zia

Zia, who was present in the courtroom, was convicted of embezzling some $250,000 in donations meant for an orphanage trust established when she was last prime minister , from 2001-2006. Law Minister ...

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North Korean leader King Jong Un to send sister to Winter Olympics

North Korean leader King Jong Un to send sister to Winter Olympics

However, on a stop in Alaska en route to Japan, Pence left open the possibility of a face-to-face with senior North Korean officials who are also attending Friday's ceremony in South Korea . Whil...

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Pakistan's Top University Breaks Into Asia's Top 100

Pakistan's Top University Breaks Into Asia's Top 100

In the latest results, the university has improved its performance in nearly all areas of the ranking, namely in teaching, research, citation impact and knowledge transfer. "But the country's poor res...

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Sri Lanka wins toss, will bat 1st vs Bangladesh in 2nd test

Sri Lanka wins toss, will bat 1st vs Bangladesh in 2nd test

Bangladesh have included batsman Sabbir Rahman for the second Test against Sri Lanka to strengthen their batting in the absence of injured all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan, a team official said on Mon...

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Netanyahu: Police chief claims 'outlandish,' can't investigate objectively

Netanyahu: Police chief claims 'outlandish,' can't investigate objectively

Netanyahu assured Israelis in a Facebook video that nothing will come of the recommendation, as the attorney general has to decide whether or not to follow through on the recommendation. Alsheikh sa...

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Shallow 2.6-magnitude quake strikes North Korea

Shallow 2.6-magnitude quake strikes North Korea

The US and North Korea have once again swapped nuclear strike warnings as they accused each other of ratcheting up tensions on the Korean peninsula. This isn't the first time a USA official has warn...

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Tillerson Open to Talks with N. Korea during Olympics

Tillerson Open to Talks with N. Korea during Olympics

The US vice president said: "The United States of America will soon unveil the toughest and most aggressive round of economic sanctions on North Korea ever - and we will continue to isolate North Kore...

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United Kingdom toddler killer admits having child abuse images

United Kingdom toddler killer admits having child abuse images

Mr Mably said the indecent images charges carried a maximum sentence of 10 years with three years for the manual. "There should be no further collusion or attempts to cover up his offending behaviou...

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Syrian government airstrikes kill dozens in rebel-held Eastern Ghouta region

Syrian government airstrikes kill dozens in rebel-held Eastern Ghouta region

Tuesday's deaths included 19 children and 20 women, SOHR said. Ten were killed in Beit Sawa, among them four children. Another eight died in Hamouriya and five in Douma. "Our air defence systems blo...

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Alabama lands its top target today in 5-star cornerback Surtain

Alabama lands its top target today in 5-star cornerback Surtain

The Crimson Tide are losing all five starters in the secondary and have been in search of replacements within the 2018 class. Surtain Jr.is the third ESPN 300 defensive back commit for Alabama in th...

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US Air Force Launches Fresh Air Attacks Against Taliban

US Air Force Launches Fresh Air Attacks Against Taliban

On February 4, a US Air Force B-52 Bomber dropped a record-setting 24 bombs on Taliban bases in the Afghanistan province of Badakhshan, near the border with China and Tajikistan. Some safe havens in...

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US vows new North Korea sanctions ahead of Olympics face-off

US vows new North Korea sanctions ahead of Olympics face-off

North Korea has sent large cheering squads to worldwide sports events hosted by the South in 2002, 2003 and 2005. Kim Yo Jong was promoted by her brother previous year to a new post in the North's r...

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US Airstrike Repels Attack by Syrian Regime-Backed Troops

US Airstrike Repels Attack by Syrian Regime-Backed Troops

US officials say American advisors accompanying Syrian opposition forces came under attack by government-backed troops in Deir el-Zour Province. That could complicate not only the U.S. Iranian forces ...

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Dozens dead in regime strikes on Syria rebel enclave near Damascus

Dozens dead in regime strikes on Syria rebel enclave near Damascus

Yesterday, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said that "all indications" pointed to the Syrian government's use of chlorine weapons in Syria . The military responded "immediately on member...

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Lebanon gears up to confront Israeli border violation

Lebanon gears up to confront Israeli border violation

Israel has been building the obstacle - made up of a collection of berms, cliffs and concrete barriers - for a long time, but it has only now angered Beirut. "Israel's reaction will be strong and pain...

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Did Donald Trump just come out against the stock market?

Did Donald Trump just come out against the stock market?

Trump was speaking in OH when news channels across the U.S. had to cut away from the President's speech to cover the Dow's plunge, which saw a fall of 1,175 points - or 4.6 per cent. Pressed ahead of...

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Filipino caregiver missing after quake in Taiwan, says official

Filipino caregiver missing after quake in Taiwan, says official

In fact, a 6.1 magnitude quake hit roughly the same region just northeast of the island on Sunday, and more than a dozen tremors magnitude 4.5 or higher have shaken the city since Tuesday's natural ...

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