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Man run over by his own auto while fleeing police

Man run over by his own auto while fleeing police

He was stopped after a brief foot chase , police said . - Police officers in Fairfax, Va., tried to stop a vehicle Sunday only to have the driver attempt to flee. Police say they pulled Bonsu over...

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Multiple flights into, out of Burlington International canceled

Multiple flights into, out of Burlington International canceled

March 08 (ANI): A second Nor'easter storm in less than a week hit NY on Wednesday, causing hundreds of flights to be cancelled during the day. Change fees are also being waived by Amtrak due to the ...

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South Korea war games may overlap with April's Kim-Moon summit

South Korea war games may overlap with April's Kim-Moon summit

The North defends its weapons programmes as necessary to counter U.S. aggression. The deal fell apart in 2002 when a senior USA official said North Korean officials admitted to having a secret nuc...

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Kushner travelling to Mexico amid tensions

Kushner travelling to Mexico amid tensions

As ABC News reported last week, the president's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner has been stripped of his temporary, high-level security clearance and given a lower level clearance unde...

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Security, trade top agenda as Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince visits UK

Security, trade top agenda as Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince visits UK

Turkey has also worked with Iran, Saudi Arabia's arch-rival in the Middle East, to try to reduce fighting in northern Syria in recent months, and Iranian and Turkish military chiefs exchanged visit...

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European Union leaders to devote summit session to USA trade threat

European Union leaders to devote summit session to USA trade threat

U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks at the Latino Coalition Legislative Summit in Washington, U.S., March 7, 2018. Meanwhile, Europe and the International Monetary Fund issued strong warn...

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Pakistan Elects First Female Hindu Senator

Pakistan Elects First Female Hindu Senator

Kohli, the 39-year-old Opposition candidate, was nominated for a minority senate seat from the Sindh Assembly by Pakistan People's Party last month. "I feel delighted, this was unthinkable for me to...

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Sierra Leone holds general elections

Sierra Leone holds general elections

The leader of the EISA observer team who met with Sierra Leonean President Ernest Bai Koroma, chairman of the National Electoral Commission (NEC) Mohammed Conteh, chairman of the Political Party Regis...

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Air India Launches Direct Five-Hour Flights Between Delhi and Tel Aviv

Air India Launches Direct Five-Hour Flights Between Delhi and Tel Aviv

If Air India were to take this route from New Delhi , it would cover the entire distance in more than nine hours, according to the source. Air India has denied the claim by Israeli Prime Ministe...

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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman begins official United Kingdom visit

He is due to have lunch with Queen Elizabeth II on Wednesday and dinner with Prince Charles and the Duke of Cambridge, William, in the evening. As London is preparing to exit the European Union, S...

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Child marriage laws in Kentucky could be changing

Child marriage laws in Kentucky could be changing

The amended version no longer included the savings diversions, as several committee members expressed concern it went beyond the bill's stated scope of amending funding levels. The committee approve...

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Budget session: Adjournment motion moved in RS on PNB fraud case

Budget session: Adjournment motion moved in RS on PNB fraud case

Raja and Samajwadi Party (SP) MP Naresh Agarwal on Monday gave adjournment motion notice in the Rajya Sabha over Punjab National Bank fraud (PNB) case. So when all the agencies were alerted, how w...

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Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2018: Australia beats India 4-2

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2018: Australia beats India 4-2

Australia were let off the hooks when a pass from Ramandeep Singh to Shilanand Lakra could not make its way past Australian goalkeeper Andrew Charter in the 8th minute, with the rebound blasted wide...

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UNICEF says child marriage rates are finally dropping

UNICEF says child marriage rates are finally dropping

India's progress in this field was the primary driver behind the dwindling average in South Asia , which saw the largest decline worldwide, by more than a third, from almost 50 percent to 30 percent....

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Conrad sworn in as Meghalaya CM

Conrad sworn in as Meghalaya CM

Conrad, the lone NPP Lok Sabha member from Tura constituency, will be sworn in as the chief minister. The National People's Party President Conrad Sangma has been invited to form a government in...

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Turkey detains 13 people suspected of preparing terrorist attack at US Consulate

Turkey detains 13 people suspected of preparing terrorist attack at US Consulate

Security was high outside the US embassy on Monday, and police searched pedestrians before allowing them to enter the street where the embassy and other buildings are located. Policemen stand guard ou...

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Unborn does not have inherent constitutional rights outside right to life

Unborn does not have inherent constitutional rights outside right to life

The judge said the judgment was lengthy and complex. He had argued that his unborn child had the right to have its father remain in Ireland despite it not being born yet. The State appealed the fi...

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Trump says US will 'counteract' Russia meddling

Trump says US will 'counteract' Russia meddling

The indictment issued by the US special counsel charged them with running a huge but hidden social media trolling campaign aimed in part at helping Trump win. We can not lose our steel industry. He ...

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Saudi crown prince greeted in Britain with pomp, protests

Saudi crown prince greeted in Britain with pomp, protests

Wednesday's first official engagement is a trip to Buckingham Palace for talks and a meal with the British monarch - a rare honour usually reserved for heads of state. There will be meetings with Prim...

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Chinese legislators laud lifetime power for Xi at historic meeting

Chinese legislators laud lifetime power for Xi at historic meeting

William Nee, a China researcher at Amnesty International, notes that a decade ago lively so-called "two sessions" gatherings sparked wider debate in society. China will keep monetary policy neither to...

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Trump, May call Putin's statements on Russia's nuclear arsenal 'irresponsible'

Trump, May call Putin's statements on Russia's nuclear arsenal 'irresponsible'

The BRICS mechanism has an increasing global influence which will benefit the whole world, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said ahead of his African tour. Russian Federation is hosting its firs...

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Finmin To Banks: Collect Passport Details Of Big Borrowers In 45-day

Finmin To Banks: Collect Passport Details Of Big Borrowers In 45-day

The session got off to a stormy start, two days after the election results in the northeast were announced that saw the BJP triumphing in Tripura and improving its performance in Nagaland and Meghal...

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Indonesia eyes change to maritime treaty after Timor-Australia deal

Indonesia eyes change to maritime treaty after Timor-Australia deal

On the other hand, however, if Indonesia were to try and renegotiate its maritime boundary with Australia, it will be a long and arduous process that could harm the Timor-Leste economy, which is set t...

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South Korean presidential contender quits politics after rape accusation

South Korean presidential contender quits politics after rape accusation

South Korean filmmakers, a prominent poet, and a prosecutor have all been publicly accused of abusing their power and sexually harassing women who were junior to them. The #MeToo campaign is slowly ga...

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Dwayne The Rock Johnson humbly accepts Razzie Award

Dwayne The Rock Johnson humbly accepts Razzie Award

The Razzies are essentially the antithesis of the Academy Awards with nominations given to the worst movies and cringe-worthy performances of the previous year. Others who were lucky enough to tak...

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