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Candidates File Nominations in Nagaland, 443 in Meghalaya

Candidates File Nominations in Nagaland, 443 in Meghalaya

Chief Minister T.R. Zeliang filed his papers as the ruling Naga People's Front (NPF) candidate from Peren assembly constituency. The Chief Electoral Officer Abhijit Sinha said authorities were takin...

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Storm forecast: Up to 9 inches of snow for northern Illinois

Storm forecast: Up to 9 inches of snow for northern Illinois

The Quincy High School Hall of Fame induction was delayed from Friday night to next Friday , February 16th. Snowfall is expected to continue through Friday , according to the National Weather S...

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Russian nuclear weapons staff arrested in cryptocurrency scheme

Russian nuclear weapons staff arrested in cryptocurrency scheme

Apparently the scientists used a supercomputer at the facility to mine cryptocurrency, and were subsequently arrested, BBC reports . The tightly guarded nuclear facility is where the USSR's first...

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Syria says rare U.S. strike an effort

Syria says rare U.S. strike an effort "to support terrorism"

The U.N.is now investigating the most recent attacks , though Russian Federation blocked a statement originating in the Security Council condemning Assad's use of the forbidden weapons. To what e...

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The 15:17 To Paris review: Clint Eastwood's heartstring-tugging docudrama

The 15:17 To Paris review: Clint Eastwood's heartstring-tugging docudrama

This rare misfire for director Clint Eastwood is a well-intentioned attempt to dig beneath the headlines and bring authenticity to this military-themed example of ordinary people doing extraordina...

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Reuters Report Details Work of Journalists Detained in Myanmar

Reuters Report Details Work of Journalists Detained in Myanmar

The Rakhine state is home to a majority of Muslims in Myanmar, who have been denied citizenship and long faced persecution in the Buddhist-majority country, especially from the extremists. Rohingya re...

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Winter Olympics: With unexpected show of unity, Pyeongchang Games begin

Winter Olympics: With unexpected show of unity, Pyeongchang Games begin

North Korea and South Korea marched together under the same flag at the Opening Ceremony of the 2018 Winter Games. It is the fourth time the two Koreas have marched together at an Olympic opening ...

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War of memos on Trump's desk

War of memos on Trump's desk

It focuses on how warrants for surveillance - spying on people - are approved. The Nunes memo accuses the Department of Justice of improperly using the Trump-Russia dossier in getting a warrant ...

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Lebanon Will Use Energy Block Disputed by Israel

Lebanon Will Use Energy Block Disputed by Israel

In the meeting, the Lebanese side also rejected recent Israeli comments about Lebanon's offshore energy exploration, the army statement said. The blocks were awarded to the consortium of Total (oper...

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Bombing at mosque in Libya's Benghazi kills two, wounds 75 - medics

Bombing at mosque in Libya's Benghazi kills two, wounds 75 - medics

Al Wasat, after referring to "dead and wounded" according to the television's sources, subsequently reported "dozens of wounded" being treated at a hospital. The toll was one of the highest from a sin...

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Russian athletes march behind Olympic flag at Winter Games opening ceremony

Russian athletes march behind Olympic flag at Winter Games opening ceremony

The video ended with the children meeting a hologram of a tiger - a symbolic animal in Korean culture. The pair then sat down just a few seats away from Pence, but Pence and Kim Yo Jong did not in...

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The Government Is Voting On a Bipartisan Spending Bill

The Government Is Voting On a Bipartisan Spending Bill

Speaking at the White House during a briefing about violent criminal gangs, Trump expressed frustration that "killers" have been allowed to come into the US. Barbara Comstock , R-Va., whose district ...

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Supreme Court Releases Majority Opinion in Redistricting Case

Supreme Court Releases Majority Opinion in Redistricting Case

Const. art. II, §5 (4) applies when a federal court invalidates a duly enacted map". "But we're going to do a map". Attorneys for law firms representing the petitioners agreed that other states coul...

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Oxfam pressed over allegations senior aid staff used prostitutes in Haiti

Oxfam pressed over allegations senior aid staff used prostitutes in Haiti

While Oxfam acknowledged at the time of the staff dismissals that there had been a serious breach of its code of conduct, it reportedly failed to specify sexual misconduct. "As soon as we became awa...

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'A' is for Armani: Public grade school in Tokyo adopts designer uniforms

'A' is for Armani: Public grade school in Tokyo adopts designer uniforms

One said, "Why Armani?" according to the board. Questions were raised in the Japanese parliament after complaints from parents that they would be expected to pay more than 80,000 yen (£527) for th...

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Trudeau pitches Canada's tech jobs to San Francisco market

Trudeau pitches Canada's tech jobs to San Francisco market

In May, Uber Technologies said , it would open a new artificial intelligence research hub in Toronto . "We know that bringing in great talent from around the world is an enormous benefit, not just...

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Abe meets Moon, urges S. Korea to keep up pressure on Pyongyang

Abe meets Moon, urges S. Korea to keep up pressure on Pyongyang

President Moon Jae-in says he hopes South Korea and Japan will be honest friends that understand each other well. The South Korean president also expressed hope the two countries will look squarel...

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White House aide Rob Porter resigns

Just a day later however Kelly issued a statement saying "I was shocked by the new allegations released today against Rob Porter ". Porter's second ex-wife, Jennifer Willoughby , told CNN that...

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Two Koreas, extreme cold at #Pyeongchang Olympics' gala opening

Two Koreas, extreme cold at #Pyeongchang Olympics' gala opening

Any contact between the two will likely be tense after Pence said South Korean President Moon Jae-in gave his backing to additional measures the United States is planning to try to curb North Kore...

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Army spokesperson: Egypt begins security operation against 'terrorists'

Army spokesperson: Egypt begins security operation against 'terrorists'

Egypt has been under a state of emergency since April previous year, after two suicide bombings at churches claimed by IS killed at least 45 people in the cities of Tanta and Alexandria. Militant att...

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US Designates Three Pakistani-Based Militants As 'Global Terrorists'

US Designates Three Pakistani-Based Militants As 'Global Terrorists'

The US has designated three Pakistanis as key "terrorist facilitators" for providing logistical support, improvised explosive devices and technological assistance to Al Qaeda, Lashkar-e-Taiba and the ...

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Debbie Stabenow says give me 'five minutes' with Larry Nassar

Debbie Stabenow says give me 'five minutes' with Larry Nassar

Authorities have declined to specify the nature of the complaints or how many have been filed, citing an ongoing investigation. Margraves last week appeared in court in Eaton County, Michigan , a...

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Trump signs spending bill into law, ending short shutdown

Trump signs spending bill into law, ending short shutdown

The bipartisan agreement includes $6 billion over two years to bolster the ongoing fight against opioid addiction and substance abuse by funding prevention, treatment and recovery programs, and law en...

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Amitabh Bachchan Unveils 102 Not Out Pre-Teaser

Amitabh Bachchan Unveils 102 Not Out Pre-Teaser

The teaser of Umesh Shukla's 102 Not Out was finally unveiled by the makers of the film on Friday after the two main leads of the film-Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor on Thursday announced the rel...

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Inc. Acquires 12142 Shares of Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO ) has a market cap of $203.18 billion and over the last 12 months, CSCO has risen by 28.27%. The stock decreased 3.89% or $1.57 during the last trading session, reach...

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