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Happ, Rizzo, Schwarber go deep as Cubs defeat Marlins

Happ, Rizzo, Schwarber go deep as Cubs defeat Marlins

Rizzo's solo shot into the upper deck of Marlins Park put the Cubs up 4-1 on their way to an eventual 8-4 victory. With all 30 Major League Baseball teams in action Thursday, let's take a clos...

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Ivan Savvidis, PAOK punished for gun pitch invasion

Ivan Savvidis, PAOK punished for gun pitch invasion

Ivan Savvidis had a gun in a hip holster when he entered the field after PAOK had a late goal ruled out for offside during the game on 11 March, causing the match to be abandoned. The federation sa...

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President Trump visits northeast Ohio Thursday

President Trump visits northeast Ohio Thursday

Chief among the infrastructure projects Trump promoted here was his long-promised wall at the U.S. -Mexico border. He added: "I may hold it up until after a deal is made with North Korea". He highli...

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Powerful natural disaster rocks Papua New Guinea - Ring of Fire on alert

Powerful natural disaster rocks Papua New Guinea - Ring of Fire on alert

The tsunami warning was later called off. It was initially recorded at a shallow depth of 10 kilometres (six miles), before it was revised by the USGS to a depth of 35 kilometres. The Pacific Tsunam...

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Canadian teenager wins $780000 lottery on 18th birthday

Canadian teenager wins $780000 lottery on 18th birthday

Lagarde waited a couple weeks to make up her mind, consulting a financial adviser and considering her options. And all I got was birthday punches. A Natural State Jackpot ticket that's a $140,000 ...

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Parkland shooter Nikolas Cruz getting 'piles' of fan mail, love letters

Parkland shooter Nikolas Cruz getting 'piles' of fan mail, love letters

Another girl sent photos with Hello Kitty Snapchat filters. Broward County Public Defender Howard Finkelstein , who is representing Cruz, said that the amount of mail was unheard of and is deeply...

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Judge rejects Saudi Arabia's bid to dismiss 9/11 lawsuits

Judge rejects Saudi Arabia's bid to dismiss 9/11 lawsuits

Victims and families of victims originally brought suit against Saudi Arabia and the Saudi High Commission for Relief in Bosnia and Herzegovina (SHC). Obama had then claimed the law might expose U.S f...

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Police arrest a multiple auto arsonist who appears to be mentally unstable

Police arrest a multiple auto arsonist who appears to be mentally unstable

Police say a homicide detective tried to pull over an Acura in the parking lot of Battleground Village Shopping Plaza. Chief Scott revealed the shooting is connected to the Baker Street shooting of ...

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Turkish, Russian presidents mull situation in Syria

Turkish, Russian presidents mull situation in Syria

Erdogan was speaking Monday before departing for the Bulgarian Black Sea resort of Varna to attend a likely arduous Turkey-EU summit meeting. "If you are asking me if we achieved some solutions or c...

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Stormy Daniels' motion to depose Trump, Cohen denied

The deposition of President Donald Trump and his personal lawyer Michael Cohen in the case over Stormy Daniels' nondisclosure agreement is "absolutely not going to happen", Cohen's attorney sa...

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Yulia Skripal in stable condition and improving fast after poison attack

Yulia Skripal in stable condition and improving fast after poison attack

However Mr Skripal remains in a critical but stable condition, Salisbury District Hospital said. Yulia Skripal, who was poisoned with nerve agent alongside her father, former spy Sergei Skripal , i...

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"Hell-Fire does not exist" - Pope Francis

However, Vatican issued a statement, stressing that Pope Francis' claims, in which he allegedly denies the existence of hell, are a pure "reconstruction" of journalist Eugenio Scalfari, who interviewe...

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Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy to face corruption trial

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy to face corruption trial

He was handed preliminary charges just last week in the most shocking affair: accusations that he took millions in illegal campaign financing from then-Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi. In a separate i...

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Insigne penalty denies England win at Wembley

Insigne penalty denies England win at Wembley

Jamie Vardy's 26th-minute strike appeared to have the hosts on course for victory until Italy were awarded a spot-kick in the closing minutes of the friendly fixture. At the other end patient play wa...

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Six Stunning Moments From The March For Our Lives

Six Stunning Moments From The March For Our Lives

This was quite literally a March for Our Lives . He expressed his disappointment that he was not invited to speak at Saturday's march and placed blame for the deadly shooting at his school on local l...

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Victims of deadly fire in Siberia to be laid to rest

Victims of deadly fire in Siberia to be laid to rest

Tass said the fire started on the top floor but the cause was not yet known. Many residents have said they think that the authorities are deliberately understating the death toll. There were few wi...

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Medical marijuana in NJ is now available for chronic pain, anxiety, migraines

Medical marijuana in NJ is now available for chronic pain, anxiety, migraines

Katie Kennedy says while she doesn't support recreational marijuana, having a medical dispensary nearby isn't a big deal. The work should be done within two months and then he'd be ready to ramp up ...

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NTR biopic launched with Venkaiah Nadu and Balakrishna

NTR biopic launched with Venkaiah Nadu and Balakrishna

Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu formally launched the shooting of the film by giving the Muhurat clap. Incidentally, March 29 also happens to be the TDP's foundation day and the biopic is being made...

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Extra patrols for distracted drivers coming statewide April 2-14

Extra patrols for distracted drivers coming statewide April 2-14

The NABC , a business advocate partner with AT&T's It Can Wait program, cites survey results that show that 97 percent of teens say texting while driving is risky - yet alarmingly 43 percent admit to...

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British PM aims for national unity, one year from Brexit

British PM aims for national unity, one year from Brexit

The people of Britain, the world's sixth-largest economy, caused a major global shock in 2016 by voting narrowly to quit the European Union after a fevered referendum campaign that sharpened regiona...

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UAE: Barakah's First Nuclear Power Plant Completed

UAE: Barakah's First Nuclear Power Plant Completed

The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) has officially completed construction of the unit 1 of the $32bn Barakah nuclear power plant in Al Dhafra Region in UAE. At present, South Korean compani...

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Santorum: Kids Should Learn CPR Instead Of Rallying For Gun Laws

Santorum: Kids Should Learn CPR Instead Of Rallying For Gun Laws

A startled Van Jones , a liberal CNN commentator, said he had a son who was about to start high school. "I want him focused on algebra and other stuff", Jones argued. Santorum's comments were mad...

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Government mulls filing review petition in SC over dilution of SC/ST Act

Government mulls filing review petition in SC over dilution of SC/ST Act

BSP leader Satish Chandra Misra said the delegation told the president that the issue was not represented effectively by the government and that is why this situation had arisen. The Speaker told the ...

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Trump fires embattled VA Secretary David Shulkin

Trump fires embattled VA Secretary David Shulkin

The president said in a statement that Jackson, a Navy rear admiral , "has seen firsthand the tremendous sacrifice our veterans make and has a deep appreciation for the debt our great country owe...

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Ball-tampering scandal: Magellan terminates partnership with Cricket Australia

Ball-tampering scandal: Magellan terminates partnership with Cricket Australia

Smith, who has built a reputation of being one of the best modern-day batsmen, once again said that the ball-tampering in Cape Town was a one-off and it had never happened before under his leadershi...

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