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United Nations raises probable death toll in migrant boat sinking to 64

Maria Rita Agliozzo, who was aboard the coast guard rescue ship with a paramedic. He said eight corpses had been recovered and a further 54 peop...

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Trump once said Oprah should be his VP

Oprah spoke for almost 10 minutes after she received the Cecil B.de Mille award, discussing the significance of being the first black woman to r...

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Dem Lawmaker Says Most in His Party Will Oppose DACA Fix Tied to Border Wall Funding

White House Deputy Press Secretary, Raj Shah, said, "Well I'm not going to draw lines in the sand, I'm going to let the president and our advise...

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CM Nitish to receive Mufti Mohammad Sayeed award in J&K today

Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti asserted on Monday that her government is committed to the welfare and upliftment of marginalised sections of so...

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Three terrorists killed in Central Kashmir

Meanwhile, after receiving specific inputs about the presence of militants in the area, government forces launched a search operation in Syedaba...

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Zoran Zaev : Macedonia PM sees solution to Greece name dispute by July

The quarrel between Skopje and Athens dates back to Macedonia's declaration of independence from Yugoslavia in 1991 and has poisoned neighbour...

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Coachella Bans Weed, Even Though It's Legal in California

The festival's Q&A section on its site reads, "Sorry bro". But the organizers gave no further reason for doing so. A woman carries a flag bear...

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Donald Glover talks Solo directorial changes

Rian Johnson's Star Wars: The Last Jedi is still in theaters, and has completely subverted all fan expectations for the galaxy far, far away. ...

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Jordan arrests 17 as ISIL attack plot foiled

The suspected cell members meant to carry out several terror operations simultaneously with the aim of destabilising national security and sprea...

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Militants threaten to blind those who contest polls

Naikoo threatens to use "concentrated" sulphuric or hydrochloric acid on those who fight in the elections, so that they become a burden on their...

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Jewish college student Blaze Bernstein, 19, goes missing in California

A Facebook group has been set up to help locate Bernstein, who was supposed to return to Pennsylvania on Sunday. He did not have money, his I...

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Trump tweets about Fox News segment on minority unemployment

Dems did nothing for you but get your vote! Black unemployment is at its lowest point on record, yet it's still well above the jobless rate fo...

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Iran confirms its oil tanker incident, says 30 citizens missing

An oil tanker that caught fire after colliding with a freighter off China's eastern coast is at risk of exploding and sinking, Chinese state med...

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Thousands in Toronto's east end without power; TTC trains forced to shutdown

Shuttle buses are operating between the two stations, while several trains are being diverted from Line 1 to Line 2 to supplement service where ...

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City had lowest recorded number of pedestrian deaths in 2017: Mayor

In 2013, before Vision Zero was launched, the number of motorist deaths was 103. In 2016, there were 231 total fatalities, with 148 being pedest...

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1-year-old girl attacked by family pit bull in MA

The girl was transported to Falmouth Hospital by ambulance, and then to a Boston-area hospital by helicopter. Speaking to the Boston Herald...

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Dennis Kucinich enters crowded race for OH governor

Rep. Betty Sutton, former state Rep. Connie Pillich, Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley, and state Sen. The paperwork filed Monday is just the first step...

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4 people killed in Oshawa house fire

Clark said firefighters were surrounded by flames "at all times" as they made their way to the upper level and initially had to retreat. It's ...

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Judge ends case against rancher Cliven Bundy, two sons

She said prosecutors improperly withheld evidence that could have helped Mr Bundy and three co-accused. Namely, Navarro explained that federal p...

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Winter storm threatens cruise ship with monstrous waves, winds, and flooding

The Norwegian Cruise Line ship was sailing in the Atlantic Ocean from the Bahamas to NY when the storm hit earlier this week. "When you're on ...

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Juror's Racist Comments May Save Death-Row Inmate

Sellers (PDF). He ordered her and her sister, Jackie Freeman, out of the vehicle. He had been driving the couple's children to school. In t...

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ACLU says 'The New Jim Crow' prison ban is unconstitutional

In a letter sent to the New Jersey Department of Corrections, the ACLU asked the two prisons to allow inmates to access the book, citing the s...

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Mitt Romney treated for prostate cancer over the summer; prognosis is good

Two Romney aides confirmed Monday afternoon that Romney was diagnosed with the "slow-growing" cancer previous year. The former MA governor mad...

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Cabinet reshuffle: Theresa May's show of strength - or limitations?

It was then revealed shortly after that Brandon Lewis, the current immigration minister, will become party chairman and attend Cabinet meetings ...

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Trump expresses full support for inter-Korean talks

They tearfully hugged after winning a world table tennis championship, drew a standing ovation while parading together at the opening of the Oly...

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2017 the costliest year in U.S. history for natural disasters

Last year's disasters killed 362 people in the USA, including Puerto Rico, NOAA said. NOAA says Hurricane Harvey cost $125 billion, second o...

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Macron told Beijing that the Chinese "Silk Road" could not be Unidirectional

Unveiled in 2013, the Belt and Road project is aimed at connecting China by land and sea to Southeast Asia, Pakistan and Central Asia, and bey...

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CAT results 2017: women, non-engineers among toppers, check score at iimcat

A total of 1,99,632 candidates had appeared for the exams, which was also the highest in the past three years. Like last year, 20 candidates hav...

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India, China Avert Another Doklam-Like Standoff

While the Chinese workers were told to return to their side of the LAC, their road construction equipment was seized. Near the Bishing village...

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Parliament reports 24000 attempts to access pornographic websites since election

The internet network of the parliament is used by the MPs, Lords in the upper house and their staff and authorities have now said that these att...

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