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Russian Plane Loses Gold Bars Worth $378 M After Door Breaks

Russian Plane Loses Gold Bars Worth $378 M After Door Breaks

Three tons of gold spilled onto a Russian runway after a cargo plane's door flew open after takeoff, according to The Associated Press . The bars of doré, a semi-pure alloy of gold and silver, ...

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Saudi prince: If Iran gets nukes, we're next

Saudi prince: If Iran gets nukes, we're next

Congressional reaction to the Saudi's conditional willingness to build a nuclear bomb was predictably mixed along party lines, with Democratic Senator Bill Nelson agreeing Iran's development of such a...

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Prosecutors unopposed to release of rapper Meek Mill

Prosecutors unopposed to release of rapper Meek Mill

The stories focus mostly on Brinkley's side hustle of being a landlord. "In the event (Mill's) conviction is reversed (in whole or in part) as a result of post-conviction proceedings, the risk of a...

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It is for Iran to choose partners for Chabahar port, says India

It is for Iran to choose partners for Chabahar port, says India

They agreed to increase transit potential on "South-West" route starting from the Iranian ports of Bandar-Abbas and Chabahar at the Gulf through Rasht-Astara, connecting to Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway. ...

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Explosives target IDF soldiers along Gaza border fence

Explosives target IDF soldiers along Gaza border fence

The attacks caused limited damage, they added, although no injuries were reported. In recent months, the Israeli military has stepped up its attacks against Gaza, using alleged rockets attacks from ...

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Israeli army strikes Hamas targets following border explosives

Israeli army strikes Hamas targets following border explosives

A number of improvised explosive devices detonated along the security fence surrounding the northern Gaza Strip on Thursday, prompting the Israel Defense Forces to retaliate with tank fire, the army s...

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Leo Varadkar To Meet Donald Trump At The White House Today

Leo Varadkar To Meet Donald Trump At The White House Today

Capitol. The Irish delegation had a round-table discussion with major firms investing in Ireland including Allergen, Intel and Boeing, and with some financial institutions who are moving to Ireland ...

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Netflix To Produce Henry Selick's 'Wendell and Wild' Starring Key & Peele

Netflix To Produce Henry Selick's 'Wendell and Wild' Starring Key & Peele

Back in 2015, Selick told Variety that the story centered on "two scheming demon brothers" (voiced by Key and Peele , obviously) who must face their nemesis, "the demon-busting nun Sister Helly, an...

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Slovak Prime Minister Fico Offers Resignation

Slovak Prime Minister Fico Offers Resignation

Slovakia's prime minister says he's ready to resign as a way out of the political crisis triggered by the slayings of an investigative journalist and his fiancee. One of the Italians had past bus...

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RJD sweeps two seats in Bihar bypoll, BJP gets one

RJD sweeps two seats in Bihar bypoll, BJP gets one

This was the first electoral battle in Bihar since Chief Minister Nitish Kumar , who also heads the JD (U), walked out of the alliance with the RJD and the Congress and joined the BJP-led NDA pre...

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A 2018 Splinter Cell listing has appeared on Amazon

A 2018 Splinter Cell listing has appeared on Amazon

Notice: The following information should be taken with a grain of salt due to no actual confirmation being made by Ubisoft. A listing for a 2018 release for a new Splinter Cell has been found o...

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NU women complete one-year turnaround, head to NCAAs

NU women complete one-year turnaround, head to NCAAs

There was hope among the Huskers that the team had done enough to, at the very least, earn a top-three seed in the NIT , if not sneak into the NCAA Tournament. While Graves and his assistants were re...

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Wreath laying ceremony of soldiers killed in Sukma Naxal attack

Wreath laying ceremony of soldiers killed in Sukma Naxal attack

He said, "Our jawans sacrificed their lives while fighting a tough battle. People of the country hope that this will not be repeated and the Centre is alert over it". Their bodies were consigned to fl...

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Loyola's 98-year-old superfan inspires her team in NCAA tourney

Loyola's 98-year-old superfan inspires her team in NCAA tourney

The Hurricane team is bigger and more athletic, but an upset is what fans are wishing. Miami head coach Jim Larranaga directs his players during the second half of an NCAA college basketball g...

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May dodges Corbyn's Skripal questions, slams Labour leader for not blaming Russian Federation

May dodges Corbyn's Skripal questions, slams Labour leader for not blaming Russian Federation

The question now is how the wider world channels its outrage and holds Russian Federation to account for its bullying - Britain, with or without Mr Corbyn's acquiescence, can't do it alone. "There are...

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Fox News Sued by Seth Rich's Parents Over

Fox News Sued by Seth Rich's Parents Over "Exploitation" of His Death

The article linked Rich to the leak of the emails to WikiLeaks, but the US intelligence community said in October 2016 that the Russian government was behind the hacks. Wheeler had appeared regularly ...

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United States detecting Taliban interest in Afghan peace talks: Mattis

United States detecting Taliban interest in Afghan peace talks: Mattis

Abdul Samad Salehi, a member of the Farah provincial council, said four of those killed in Wednesday's attack were from the intelligence service and six were police. But the Taliban has so far ruled o...

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Jordan condemns assassination attempt on Palestinian PM

Jordan condemns assassination attempt on Palestinian PM

It also cast a shadow over a special White House meeting where worldwide donor nations were set to discuss the dire humanitarian situation in Gaza. Hamas' takeover of Gaza from the Palestinian Aut...

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Thousands of civilians flee Syria's rebel-held Eastern Ghouta

Thousands of civilians flee Syria's rebel-held Eastern Ghouta

He said some residents were being turned away without any. Thousands of residents had already fled Afrin as the Turkish troops approached, heading toward nearby areas controlled by the Syrian go...

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March Madness Recap: North Carolina Central vs Texas Southern Betting Odds

March Madness Recap: North Carolina Central vs Texas Southern Betting Odds

The Musketeers seem to be "Taylor Made" for the NCAA tournament and typically and are Sweet 16 material and beyond. Raasean Davis led NC Central with 19 points, but only three came after halftim...

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South Korean ex-president Lee Myung-bak questioned on graft

South Korean ex-president Lee Myung-bak questioned on graft

Lee arrived at Seoul District Prosecutors' Office around 9:30 a.m., the Hankyoreh reported. Park Geun-hye, Lee's successor, was removed out of office a year ago for an influence-peddling scandal inv...

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Australian home affairs minister considers fast-tracking visas for white SA farmers

Australian home affairs minister considers fast-tracking visas for white SA farmers

Dutton, who also holds the ministerial post for immigration and border protection, told the Daily Telegraph that white South African farmers "deserve special attention" because of the "horrific circ...

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TV reporter's eye-roll steals spotlight at Chinese parliament

TV reporter's eye-roll steals spotlight at Chinese parliament

Zhang works for American Multimedia Television USA, a Los Angeles-based organisation which, according to its website, previously had ties to Chinese state broadcaster CCTV. Apparently desperate to sto...

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Oklahoma to resume executions using nitrogen gas

Oklahoma to resume executions using nitrogen gas

The executions of Clayton Lockett in 2014 and Charles Warner in 2015 were considered traumatic deaths, some saying the cocktails used in the lethal injections caused, "unnecessary pain before death"...

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UP by-polls: Samajwadi Party wins Gorakhpur, Phulpur Lok Sabha seats

UP by-polls: Samajwadi Party wins Gorakhpur, Phulpur Lok Sabha seats

Taking cue from him, former UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said, " if this is the anger of people in areas of and CM (YogiAdityanath) deputy CM (Keshav Parasad Maurya), you can imagine the anger...

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