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Trump's Rural Broadband Order Doesn't Do Anything New

Trump's Rural Broadband Order Doesn't Do Anything New

According to the FCC's researcher, much of Appalachia-including large chunks of West Virginia, Alabama and South Carolina-are without access to high speed internet. The address Monday was the first by...

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Turkey summons U.S. diplomat for supporting Syrian Kurd group

Turkey summons U.S. diplomat for supporting Syrian Kurd group

According to diplomatic sources, at the meeting the Turkish side expressed its concern over the USA support for Syria's Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD). Russia's defence ministry had asked the Tu...

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Governor declares opioid emergency in PA

Governor declares opioid emergency in PA

Officials say the declaration is the first of its kind for a public health emergency in Pennsylvania. The declaration will allow officials to bypass some laws and regulations if they believe them to...

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Quake of magnitude 5.6 strikes western Iran

Quake of magnitude 5.6 strikes western Iran

There is no information about injured people and destroyed buildings. The natural disaster affected 1,650 settlements. In November, a 7.2 magnitude quake hit western Iran , killing more than 600 pe...

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23 civilians killed in Syria, most in Russian air strikes

23 civilians killed in Syria, most in Russian air strikes

Food is scarce and about 650 people need urgent medical care, but with medicine rationed many are dying. If confirmed, it would be the single biggest loss of military hardware for the Kremlin strong...

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Joe Arpaio announces run for US Senate in Arizona

Joe Arpaio announces run for US Senate in Arizona

In an interview published Tuesday, the 85-year-old Arpaio said that while running, he would continue fighting for what he's most known for - tough immigration enforcement. "At least I got the gu...

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India gets tough, says talks and terror don't go together

India gets tough, says talks and terror don't go together

The confirmation is significant as the MEA had maintained silence on the talks between Indian NSA Ajit Doval and his Pakistani counterpart Lt. Gen. Nasir Jannjua that were reported in the Pakistani ...

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Iran firm says there may be survivors from tanker crash

Iran firm says there may be survivors from tanker crash

Tanker Sanchi was on its way to South Korea carrying 136,000 tonnes of an ultra-light crude oil that becomes highly volatile when exposed to air and water. Without offering specifics, the Iranian go...

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Direct flights to the U.S. to create more jobs at JKIA

Direct flights to the U.S. to create more jobs at JKIA

The flight is also expected to increase tourism in Kenya, with the USA being its largest source market for tourists. Operating a Boeing 787 Dreamliner with a capacity of 234 passengers, Kenya Airway...

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North Korea gives US condition to end nuclear tests

North Korea gives US condition to end nuclear tests

On Friday, the UN Security Council unanimously passed new, US-drafted sanctions that will restrict oil supplies vital for North Korea's missile and nuclear programs. Kim Jong Un's regime hailed all ...

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OR beats Arizona St. 76-72 - Recap, Box score

OR beats Arizona St. 76-72 - Recap, Box score

It was a close game the rest of the half. TCU (No. 3), Texas Tech and Florida State immediately follow Oregon State to finish out the top 5 by Perfect Game. OR has not seen the Top 25 Rankin...

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Senate Finally Holding Hearing On 'Sonic Attacks' In Cuba

Senate Finally Holding Hearing On 'Sonic Attacks' In Cuba

Starting in 2016, those two dozen USA diplomats and their spouses in Havana reported the injuries, with news accounts blaming "sonic attacks" and reporting concussion-like symptoms, such as nausea, ve...

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Who Is Zackari Parrish? Deputy Killed in Colorado Shooting; Six Others Wounded

Who Is Zackari Parrish? Deputy Killed in Colorado Shooting; Six Others Wounded

The suspect's identity has yet to have been made public, that said police said there had been previous encounters with the suspect who used a semi-automatic rifle during the shooting. He also said tha...

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Rand weakens as Zuma stays in office

Rand weakens as Zuma stays in office

In a statement President Zuma said that "allegations that the state has been wrestled out of the hands of... the people of South Africa, are of paramount importance" and were "deserving of finality an...

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Mormon Church leader Thomas Monson dies aged 90

Mormon Church leader Thomas Monson dies aged 90

Monson , questions have already emerged about who will be the next prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Monson, who was considered a prophet by 16 million Mormons, died ...

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China urges Japan to responsibly deal with comfort women issue

China urges Japan to responsibly deal with comfort women issue

Keeping this promise is an worldwide and universal principle. Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary later played down the report, saying it was not yet decided. Follow-up measures for victims of Japan's sex...

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Macron's visit to Iran still on France agenda

Macron's visit to Iran still on France agenda

Ahead of Mr Macron's trip, sources had told Reuters that Airbus was in talks about an order for 100 or more jets. On the second leg of a three-day state visit , Macron is hoping greater ope...

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Autopsy to be conducted on koala after 'horrid' act

Autopsy to be conducted on koala after 'horrid' act

The RSPCA is investigating the discovery of a dead koala, found screwed to a pole at a park in southeast Queensland . Warning: this story contains an image that some readers may find distressing...

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Coastal Advocates Vow to Fight Drilling Plan

Coastal Advocates Vow to Fight Drilling Plan

I support the governor's position that Florida is unique and its coasts are heavily reliant on tourism as an economic driver. "As a result. I am removing Florida from consideration from any new oi...

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London mayor accused of relaunching 'Project Fear' with taxpayer-funded Brexit report

London mayor accused of relaunching 'Project Fear' with taxpayer-funded Brexit report

Sadiq Khan accused the British Government of a "total lack of preparation" on the consequences of Brexit , calling on it to change its negotiation position and agree to keep the country in the singl...

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At least 23 killed in explosion in Syria's Idlib: war monitor

At least 23 killed in explosion in Syria's Idlib: war monitor

After shrinking to barely a sixth of the country at the height of the almost seven-year-old conflict, the areas under government control now cover more than 50 percent of Syrian territory. At least ...

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Iran Will End Nuclear Watchdog Cooperation If US Fails to Respect Deal

Iran Will End Nuclear Watchdog Cooperation If US Fails to Respect Deal

The country's financial support for Palestinians and the Lebanese Shi'ite group Hezbollah also angered Iranians , who want their government to focus on domestic economic problems instead. A number ...

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Outrage in Istanbul over conviction of banker who helped Iran evade sanctions

Outrage in Istanbul over conviction of banker who helped Iran evade sanctions

A Manhattan federal jury on Wednesday convicted Mehmet Hakan Atilla , a Turkish banker charged with helping Iran evade billions of dollars of US sanctions, finding him guilty on five of six crimina...

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Nation of Pessimists No More: the French More Optimistic Under Macron

Nation of Pessimists No More: the French More Optimistic Under Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron has vowed to rapidly push through economic and political changes in France over the coming months and said he would seek to jolt Europe into reforming too. "And aut...

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Birthday Special: Deepika Padukone's sexiest outfits of all the time

Birthday Special: Deepika Padukone's sexiest outfits of all the time

Her father is the badminton player Prakash Padukone and she has also played at the national level during her teenage years. With Chennai Express Deepika entertained everyone with a Meenalochni Azh...

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