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New Jersey superintendent caught defecating on rival school's football field

New Jersey superintendent caught defecating on rival school's football field

Track coaches and staff at Holmdel High School told the district's resource officer that they found human feces on or near the football field and track daily, Holmdel police said in a statement Thursd...

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Severe thunderstorms possible Friday; wind advisory in effect

Severe thunderstorms possible Friday; wind advisory in effect

Winds were expected to diminish Friday night as conditions cleared. Showers will be possible as a very strong cold front moves through this afternoon prompting high winds across Metro Detroit. The w...

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Israel Demands Security Council to Condemn Abbas' Remarks

Israel Demands Security Council to Condemn Abbas' Remarks

But Abbas, 82, today condemned anti-Semitism and called the Holocaust the "most heinous crime in history" in a statement issued by his office in Ramallah . They say "it is because we are Jews'". "B...

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Upset With President, Winners Boycott National Awards Ceremony

Upset With President, Winners Boycott National Awards Ceremony

More than 60 National Film Awards recipients on Thursday said they will skip the ceremony this evening because President Ram Nath Kovind will be presenting only 11 awards, a departure from establi...

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Unified North-South Korea table tennis team lose

Unified North-South Korea table tennis team lose

The decision for the unified team was a tripartite one between the leaders of the North and South Korean Table Tennis teams and the ITTF. The two Koreas joined forces on Thursday ahead of an elite...

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Trump orders Pentagon to consider reducing USA forces in South Korea

Trump orders Pentagon to consider reducing USA forces in South Korea

His comment comes after the New York Times , citing several people briefed on the deliberations, reported on Thursday that the president was seeking options to curb the number of American troops stat...

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Holidaymaker gets 'drugged, raped, beheaded and hung from tree' - on WELLNESS break

Holidaymaker gets 'drugged, raped, beheaded and hung from tree' - on WELLNESS break

She was then drugged before being raped, murdered, beheaded and then hung from a tree. Dinil added that the biggest reason for the accused not to flee from their village was that when the police flash...

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Somalia: Govt identifies kidnapper of German nurse in Mogadishu

Somalia: Govt identifies kidnapper of German nurse in Mogadishu

Somali security forces are on a mission to free the abducted aid worker, according to the spokesman of the country's security ministry. A police operation was underway, said local officer Major Moha...

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Trump Delivers Remarks at National Teacher of the Year Reception

Trump Delivers Remarks at National Teacher of the Year Reception

According to a pooled report , one pin included a photo of the Women's March poster, the worldwide protest that was first held the day after Trump's inauguration. U.S. President Donald Trump, cen...

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Three-time World 1500m champion Asbel Kiprop denies using banned substances

Three-time World 1500m champion Asbel Kiprop denies using banned substances

However, senior athletics sources have confirmed the 28-year-old failed an out of competition test. He won his Olympic title in 2008 after the victor, Rashid Ramzi of Bahrain was disqualified for ...

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Yankees rally in the 9th, beat Astros 6-5

Yankees rally in the 9th, beat Astros 6-5

The Yankees have thrown consecutive shutouts for the first time since May 2014 against the New York Mets. They deserve that and that's what I'm going to give them from here on out. Severino struck o...

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Mueller subpoena of Trump could spark historic legal clash - Source Thehill

Mueller subpoena of Trump could spark historic legal clash - Source Thehill

Negotiations with Mueller's investigators about a possible Trump interview continue - and Giuliani reiterated his demand that any session take no longer than three hours and address only specific topi...

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Gold demand posts weakest start to the year since 2008 - WGC

Gold demand posts weakest start to the year since 2008 - WGC

The demand for gold in the technology sector continued to improve witnessing 4 per cent growth in the first quarter at 82.1 tonne, compared to 78.9 tonne in the same period previous year. The jewell...

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Trump awards Army's football team the annual Commander-in-Chief's Trophy

Trump awards Army's football team the annual Commander-in-Chief's Trophy

During Tuesday's ceremony, Mr. Trump touted his administration's efforts in pushing for an over $700 billion increase in defense spending, saying the USA military is "respected again". The effort was ...

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Korea "releasing" 3 U.S. prisoners

Its foreign minister, Wang Yi , returned on Thursday to Beijing after two days in North Korea's capital, Pyongyang, where he met the country's leader, Kim Jong-un, shoring up China's position as th...

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TRS president K Chandrasekhar Rao now says no one is untouchable

TRS president K Chandrasekhar Rao now says no one is untouchable

To strengthen the party in Telangana , Dr Laxman said a "Bus Yatra" would be undertaken in the state in June. The SP leader said a beginning for a change was made in Uttar Pradesh where the BJP los...

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In a Reversal, Speaker Ryan Asks House Chaplain to Remain in Post

In a Reversal, Speaker Ryan Asks House Chaplain to Remain in Post

In the November 6 prayer, Conroy entreated that under the new legislation "there are not winners and losers under new tax laws, but benefits balanced and shared by all Americans". In an interview be...

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WA experiencing triple zero emergency call issues following Telstra cable cut

WA experiencing triple zero emergency call issues following Telstra cable cut

It's the second widespread network outage for Telstra within a week. Have you had trouble getting through to the emergency services this morning? The Department of Fire and Emergency Services was im...

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Facebook: Half of DC potentially exposed to Cambridge Analytica hack

Facebook: Half of DC potentially exposed to Cambridge Analytica hack

The closure of Cambridge Analytica and the associated firm SCL Elections will not have any impact on two United Kingdom investigations into it. Cambridge Analytica, the firm embroiled in a controver...

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Shooting at Nashville's Opry Mills Mall leaves 1 person in critical condition

Shooting at Nashville's Opry Mills Mall leaves 1 person in critical condition

No additional imminent threat known. Troopers were already in the mall's parking lot doing motorcycle training, so they set up a perimeter to support the responding police officers, Tennessee Highwa...

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Pentagon accuses China of shining lasers at US pilots in Djibouti

Pentagon accuses China of shining lasers at US pilots in Djibouti

Personnel at China's first overseas military base in Africa have been using lasers to interfere with American military aircraft in the region, US officials said. Officials told The Wall Street Jo...

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If Air Defense Systems Fire on Us, We Will Respond

If Air Defense Systems Fire on Us, We Will Respond

Zarif adds: "Let me make it absolutely clear once and for all: We will neither outsource our security nor will we renegotiate or add onto a deal we have already implemented in good faith". "What we wi...

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China installs missile systems on South China Sea outposts

China installs missile systems on South China Sea outposts

The installment of missile systems would be the first of its kind in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, where other nations - including Brunei , Malaysia , the Philippines , Taiwan and ...

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Prom Dress Sparks Debate of Cultural Appropriation on Twitter

Prom Dress Sparks Debate of Cultural Appropriation on Twitter

I never imagined it would go so far. "Isn't it a good thing that our culture is appreciated by people from other countries?" one user said on Weibo, a Chinese Twitter-like social media platform. "Re...

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Turkish opposition parties to sign four-way election alliance

Turkish opposition parties to sign four-way election alliance

On May 2 it is expected that Saadet (Happiness) party will officially apply to the Supreme Election Council to nominate its leader Temel Karamollaoglu's candidacy. The prime minister post is also abol...

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