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How will the United Kingdom solve the Windrush controversy?

How will the United Kingdom solve the Windrush controversy?

Commenting in the light of an approach which The Guardian has described as "just cruel", Lammy called strongly for Rudd to issue a direct apology on the matter and explain exactly how many individua...

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Rio Tinto delivers mixed bag in Q1

Rio Tinto delivers mixed bag in Q1

It has already declared force majeure on some aluminium contracts because of the sanctions imposed on Russian tycoons and companies, including Rusal, this month. Rusal Under Siege In the latest sig...

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Trump passes up chance to say if he'll fire Mueller

Trump passes up chance to say if he'll fire Mueller

The police department also warned that the protests could happen in as little as 24 hours after the potential termination. Trump has publicly criticized Mueller, who is investigating potential tie...

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Chemical arms experts in Syria go to site of alleged attack

Chemical arms experts in Syria go to site of alleged attack

Nebenzia told the council that not even a day after the airstrikes, the U.S., France and Britain circulated a draft United Nations resolution calling for an urgent resumption of negotiations betwe...

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Cop says 'divine intervention' saved him when house exploded

Cop says 'divine intervention' saved him when house exploded

Dash cam footage shows the moment a massive explosion rocked a Texas house after a driver plowed into the home's gas meter. They remain in the hospital. They suffered minor injuries. "Excellent ...

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Mike Pompeo's secretary of state position uncertain amid opposition

Mike Pompeo's secretary of state position uncertain amid opposition

Senator Rand Paul , a libertarian Republican on the committee, has joined Democrats on the panel in opposing Pompeo's nomination, citing the Central Intelligence Agency director's support for the...

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Father of Alfie Evans Meets With Pope

Father of Alfie Evans Meets With Pope

Evans said he thought the meeting with the pope went very well. He also offered prayers for three Ecuadorean men who were recently kidnapped and killed along the Ecuador-Colombia border, voicing his...

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Uttar Pradesh: Siblings murdered in Etawah; minor raped, killed in Etah

Uttar Pradesh: Siblings murdered in Etawah; minor raped, killed in Etah

According to police, the incident took place at around 1.30 am near Mandi Samiti gate on the Aliganj road. "A search was conducted by the family members attending the function and she was found dead...

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United Kingdom government suffers big parliamentary defeat over customs union

United Kingdom government suffers big parliamentary defeat over customs union

The government is preparing a climbdown over its key Brexit bill in the House of Lords over European Union rules on clinical trials, as it braces itself for a series of defeats. Members of the House...

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Winter storm watch issued for most of tri-state area

Winter storm watch issued for most of tri-state area

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a slight chance of rain between 10 and 11 p.m., then a 60 percent chance of rain and snow. URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL 9...

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Panic grips as ATMs out of cash

Panic grips as ATMs out of cash

The government claims the problem is limited to certain states with low cash reserve while the Reserve Bank of India claims that there is enough currency reserve at present. "We have visited sever...

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Virginia foresters heading to Oklahoma amid life-threatening wildfire weather

Virginia foresters heading to Oklahoma amid life-threatening wildfire weather

New fires will likely exhibit explosive rapid rates of spread. The weather service said rain and thunderstorm chances will increase Thursday night and Friday with strong to severe storms possible in...

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Miguel Diaz-Canel officially nominated to take helm of Cuba's State Council

Miguel Diaz-Canel officially nominated to take helm of Cuba's State Council

The voting will take place Wednesday, the state-run newspaper Granma reported , with results announced Thursday. Raul Castro took over power in 2006 from his elder brother Fidel Castro who led a ...

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US, Britain warn of Russian cyberattacks in rare joint alert

US, Britain warn of Russian cyberattacks in rare joint alert

While authorities in the United Kingdom and USA have long known of Russian attempts to infiltrate computer networks, the alert hopes to identify and eliminate weaknesses, as well as spurring governm...

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Bitcoin bandit makes prison break, flees Iceland on PM's plane

Bitcoin bandit makes prison break, flees Iceland on PM's plane

Icelandic police say Stefansson was able to board the flight to Sweden at at Iceland's global airport in Keflavik by travelling on someone else's passport. The prison has no fences, and inmates are pe...

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Polish tree-felling illegal, European Union rules

Polish tree-felling illegal, European Union rules

Warsaw in 2016 authorized a almost three-fold increase in logging operations in the Białowieża Forest district and also authorized logging in other areas. The country, which has recently sought to def...

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Fox News' Howard Kurtz Criticizes Hannity for Not Disclosing Michael Cohen Connection

Fox News' Howard Kurtz Criticizes Hannity for Not Disclosing Michael Cohen Connection

He predicted that the media is under the impression Cohen must have done "a big settlement case" for him. "While Fox News was unaware of Sean Hannity's informal relationship with Michael Cohen ...

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Costa pledges to recycle half a billion disposable cups a year

Costa pledges to recycle half a billion disposable cups a year

Costa Coffee has joined other high street coffee vendors in a commitment to tackle waste. The coffee chain will recycle up to 500 million coffee cups a year by 2020, the equivalent of its entire y...

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Saudi open to sending troops to Syria: Minister By

Saudi open to sending troops to Syria: Minister By

Leading Arab states are expected to play a significant role in restoring stability to northern Syria as the U.S takes on more of an advisory role, according to a report released Monday by the Wall St...

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Omo- Agege's thugs storm Senate Chamber, run away with the Mace

Omo- Agege's thugs storm Senate Chamber, run away with the Mace

Omo-Agege who was at the Senate plenary on Wednesday, was ushered into a waiting police van from the Senate chambers by policemen in uniform, as soon as the plenary of the lawmakers was over. "The Sen...

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Telegram ban in Russian Federation jeopardizes Amazon and Google

Telegram ban in Russian Federation jeopardizes Amazon and Google

Indeed, TechCrunch reported that following the announcement of the ban, Telegram began moving some of its online operations to Amazon web services and Google Cloud in order to prevent the bloc...

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The Queen and her corgis in pictures

The Queen and her corgis in pictures

Insiders said the Queen was hit "extremely hard" by the loss of Willow, who had become her most devoted companion, London's Daily Telegraph said. Queen Elizabeth has owned corgi's her entire lif...

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EF-1 Tornado Hit Danville on Sunday

EF-1 Tornado Hit Danville on Sunday

A tornado watch for the Tri-County area had been set to expire at 7 p.m., was extended until 9 p.m., but then canceled shortly before 8 p.m. A tornado hit the western part of Danville on Sunday, a...

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PPS: "6500 Palestinians Are Detained By Israel; 1928 Abducted This Year"

Cleveland Peace Action condemns the premeditated murder and violence by Israeli snipers against Palestinians marching non-violently inside their tiny walled-in Gazan ghetto and seeking their "Right of...

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Jordan Peele alters Obama video to address fake news

Jordan Peele alters Obama video to address fake news

Jordan) was right" and "Ben Carson is in the Sunken Place". "This is a risky time", Peele says after his reveal. Peele and his brother-in-law, Jonah Peretti, BuzzFeed CEO, aim to inform the pu...

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