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Brit Gossip Girl star denies he raped actress in his home

Brit Gossip Girl star denies he raped actress in his home

While Westwick of course has the right to respond to any and all allegations against him, the above sounds suspiciously like the blanket denials and dismissals that women who come forward about sexual...

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World Health Organization calls for restrictions on use of antibiotics in food animal production

World Health Organization calls for restrictions on use of antibiotics in food animal production

For example, since 2006, the European Union has banned the use of antibiotics for growth promotion. To replace antibiotics in the prevention of diseases in animals, World Health Organization propose...

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Danish connection unearthed in latest tax haven leak

Danish connection unearthed in latest tax haven leak

The Paradise Papers leaked mostly from the offices of Appleby, an offshore law firm that specializes in offshore dealings and has offices in Bermuda, the Cayman Islands, the British Virgin Islands, ...

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Joint Chiefs say invasion 'only way' to totally disarm North Korea

Joint Chiefs say invasion 'only way' to totally disarm North Korea

The only way to locate and destroy with complete certainty all components of North Korea's nuclear weapons program is through a ground invasion , American military planners said on Saturday. The ...

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Is another Saudi prince dead?

The circumstances surrounding the Prince Aziz's death were not shared but according to some sources, he either died in custody or during his arrest. Saudi Arabia's crown prince Mohammad bin-Salman...

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Trump seeks $4 billion to counter North Korean missiles

Trump seeks $4 billion to counter North Korean missiles

President Donald Trump is making his first trip to Asia as leader of the United States. Then, with a look of enjoyment, Trump quickly poured his entire box of food into the pond. Trump said large mi...

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Koenigsegg Agera RS sets a staggering road speed record in Nevada

Koenigsegg Agera RS sets a staggering road speed record in Nevada

This 1,360-horsepower Koenigsegg Agera RS driven by factory driver Niklas Lilja established a high-speed record for production cars Saturday on an 11-mile section of state Route 160 between Las Vega...

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Trump adviser sent email describing 'private conversation' with Russian official

Trump adviser sent email describing 'private conversation' with Russian official

The email appeared to contradict earlier statements by Page, who had said he had only exchanged brief greetings with the senior Russian official, Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich, after he deli...

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Suspended Welsh Labour politician Carl Sargeant dies

Suspended Welsh Labour politician Carl Sargeant dies

Mr Sargeant had described " shocking and distressing " allegations made about his personal conduct but said he was looking forward to "returning to Government once my name has been cleared". 'The ma...

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Russian zookeeper mauled by tiger in front of shocked crowd

Russian zookeeper mauled by tiger in front of shocked crowd

In these circumstances, the big cat would be put down for attacking a human - but Typhoon will not be destroyed. The woman was transferred to a hospital in Kaliningrad, about 50km north of the Polish ...

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Duterte set to meet Trump in Vietnam for the first time

Duterte set to meet Trump in Vietnam for the first time

The second is to finalise the APEC Ministerial Meeting (AMM) statement and the LIMA declaration on Free Trade Agreement in the Asia Pacific Region. Worldwide leaders and trade partners attending the...

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Trump Grumpy Over the United States' "Massive Trade Deficit" with Japan

Trump then recounted the beginnings of his relationship with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, which he said "got off to quite a rocky start". The U.S. Reporters were unable to hear the conversati...

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2017 set to be in top 3 hottest yrs

2017 set to be in top 3 hottest yrs

With many tragic hurricanes, floods, heat waves , and droughts, 2017 is set to be one of the three hottest years on record, says the World Meteorological Organization (WMO). US President Donald Trump...

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ANC calls leaders to order over leadership pronouncements

ANC calls leaders to order over leadership pronouncements

While Ramaphosa, in a statement, said: "The views expressed are no means a prescriptive and do not displace the right of branches to nominate their preferred candidates for any position of leadership"...

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Fox News stops running TV ad calling for Trump impeachment

Fox News stops running TV ad calling for Trump impeachment

The US channel said it would be pulling the plug on the ads which urge TV viewers to sign a petition that has already been signed by 1.5 million people calling for President Trump's impeachment. When ...

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Philippine troops kill 9 remaining militants in Marawi city

Earlier on the same day, Philippine National Police Chief Ronald dela Rosa said in a press briefing they believe Baco has assumed leadership of ISIS in Southeast Asia and may have left the main battle...

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Dispensing optician Ian Squire killed in Nigeria on outreach trip

Dispensing optician Ian Squire killed in Nigeria on outreach trip

Alanna Carson, an optometrist from Ballymoney in Co Antrim, had been working with the New Foundations Christian medical charity in Nigeria when she was taken with three other United Kingdom colleagues...

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Japan's 'black widow' sentenced to hang for killing husbands, lovers with cyanide

Japan's 'black widow' sentenced to hang for killing husbands, lovers with cyanide

Judge Ayako Nakagawa told Kyoto District Court that she had showed a "murderous intention in all the four cases", according to broadcaster NHK . Kakehi, who is also known as " The Poison Lady ", ...

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Migration: 26 Nigerian females die at sea

Migration: 26 Nigerian females die at sea

La Repubblica , an Italian medium, reports that a total of 375 migrants rescued from the sea and now in the warship are sub-Saharan Africans from Nigeria, Senegal, Ghana, The Gambia and Sudan. Of them...

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Pakistani Ex-Premier Appears in Court on Corruption Charges

Pakistani Ex-Premier Appears in Court on Corruption Charges

The petition filed under Article 184 (3) of the constitution through Dr Babar Awan stated that the amendments brought through the Election Reforms Act 2017, were in violation of the constitution as a ...

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Petitions filed in Kenya against Kenyatta win in repeat poll

Petitions filed in Kenya against Kenyatta win in repeat poll

The petition will once again stall President Uhuru Kenyatta's swearing in as the court sits to consider the merits of the petition. TUKO.co.ke earlier on reported that, Ex-Kiloma MP, Harun Mwau, fi...

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TODAY'S FORECAST: Cloudy, chance of morning showers

TODAY'S FORECAST: Cloudy, chance of morning showers

North wind 6 to 8 miles per hour. Wind: N 10-20 miles per hour. North wind 6 to 9 miles per hour. Low temperatures at night will fall throughout the week, from near 60 degrees Sunday night to arou...

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Snapocalypse: Snapchat users react on Twitter as app goes dark

Snapocalypse: Snapchat users react on Twitter as app goes dark

A Snapchat support page on Twitter said the company was aware of the issue and working on it, and advised users to stay logged in. "We're looking into it!" Snapchat users have taken today to T...

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Demonetisation was a black day for our economy, democracy: Manmohan Singh

Demonetisation was a black day for our economy, democracy: Manmohan Singh

Manmohan Singh is in Gujarat to address traders and businessmen of the state, which is just weeks away from voting for its next government. The former prime minister termed November 8 as a "black da...

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TV channel attacked in Kabul, explosion & gunfire reported

TV channel attacked in Kabul, explosion & gunfire reported

Shamshad TV reporter Faisal Zaland escaped through a back door and said "I saw three attackers on security cameras entering the TV station building". More than 100 employees are suspected to be insi...

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