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Theresa May looks to China for post-Brexit future

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The EU said in new negotiation directives that the proposed transition period should not last beyond the end of 2020 and that EU citizens going to live in Britain or British people coming to the continent until that date should benefit from the same protections that have been worked out for established expatriates. Read More »

N.Korean athletes to arrive in the South

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Appeals of 11 others are partially upheld. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said in a statement that it had found insufficient evidence during last week's hearing in Geneva that the 28, banned by the International Olympic Committee (IOC ), were guilty of anti-doping violations in Sochi. Read More »

Mika cuts off Michael Wolff interview: "You're slurring a woman, it's disgraceful"

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Don't you find that absolutely irresponsible at this point of time when you are talking about a woman who is a high profile woman in Trump administration to go after her without any evidence, without any facts. Atlantic editor Jeffrey Goldberg asked whether Wolff had used ambiguous language to hint at the affair, and the author asked them to read what he'd written or said to suggest that. Read More »

Nashville Mayor Megan Barry admits to extramarital affair

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Robert Forrest Jr. are married. Barry, in an interview with The Tennessean on Wednesday afternoon, apologized "for the harm I've done to the people I love and the people who counted on me" but said she won't be resigning. "This has caused great pain for my wife, my family, friends and colleagues". The affair has also drawn scrutiny to the overtime the officer accrued while managing her detail. Read More »

FACT CHECK: Democratic Response To State Of The Union

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Kennedy, the 37-year-old family successor appeared to have what one may consider large and utterly freaky wet spots on the sides of his mouth while he was giving his speech after President Donald Trump's speech. The Trump administration "isn't just targeting the laws that protect us - they are targeting the very idea that we are all worthy of protection", Kennedy said. Read More »

N Korea slams USA as 'gross violator of human rights'

North Korea has made considerable efforts to capitalize on the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics as a propaganda coup, going as far as to rewrite their own history as the pretense for moving its usual military parade from April to February, when Pyongyang is bitterly cold. Read More »

Turkey: Amnesty chairman ordered arrested again

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The Amnesty official, Taner Kiliç , and 10 other human rights activists, including Amnesty International Turkey's director, Idil Eser, went on trial in October accused of aiding groups that Turkey describes as "armed terrorist organizations". Read More »

Macron denounces attack on Jewish boy in Paris suburb

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This was the highest tally the organisation has registered for a calendar year since it began gathering the data in 1984. Altogether, 1382 anti-Semitic events have been reported in the United Kingdom last year, or an increase of 3 per cent compared to the previous year 2016, which was the highest ever. Read More »

The World Cup might have a bug problem

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The Russian government says a plague of locusts could "disgrace" the country by destroying World Cup fields, it was reported on Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018, Locusts often feast on crops in southern Russia and a member of the agriculture ministry says they could descend on stadiums. Read More »

Kevin Love consulting with surgical specialist in NY for broken bone

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We're going to miss him. James had a pair of layups and an assist to Jae Crowder for a huge 3-pointer to give the Cavs an 88-85 lead with 1:21 left in the game. Point guard Isaiah Thomas came forward to deny there was any "bad blood" between him and Love, but it was clear the turmoil hadn't totally subsided. Read More »

Ken Starr: Trump Can Fire Mueller If He Wants

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He stated that he doesn't know the status of the negotiations but like Mr. McCarthy does not see the need for urgency as he believes that right now, there isn't evidence to suggest that Mr. They have refused to protect the special counsel legislatively from being fired. One bill, sponsored by Sen. A similar measure was introduced by Senators Thom Tillis (R-NC) and Chris Coons (D-DE) around the same time . Read More »

Trump needs to show restraint in Russian Federation investigation, GOP senators say

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According to the report , the memo includes discussion of how Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein approved the continuation of surveillance of Carter Page , a former campaign adviser to President Donald Trump . The other places authority for dismissal or discipline with a Senate-approved justice official. Republicans had criticized McCabe's involvement in aspects of the Trump probe and the investigation into Hillary Clinton's email practices, even though his wife had ... Read More »

Japan fire kills 11 at home for elderly people

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The entire roof reportedly collapsed due to the fire. The facility is aimed at supporting elderly people with financial difficulties by offering low-priced accommodation and helping them find work, public broadcaster NHK reported. Police and firefighters are still trying to determine the cause of the fatal blaze. A witness said he saw the facility become engulfed in flames after hearing more than 10 explosions. Read More »

Decide petitions against Karti Chidambaram circulars in two months

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The top court also said it has not expressed any opinion on the merits of the case and asked the high court to deal with them independently. The bench, which also comprised Justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud, ordered that the division bench headed by the High Court Chief Justice will decide the petitions within two months from today. Read More »

Eagles DT Timmy Jernigan not intimidated by Patriots

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It's how you win football games . That's where everything starts. I think the thing about Chris is when he goes out on the field, he means a lot. "If you don't see why you need allies for people that are fighting for equality right now, I don't think you'll ever see it", Long said in August. They will play the music that made Minnesota's favorite son and NPG famous. Read More »

Former governor Haley Barbour arrested at MS airport

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A Transportation Security Administration officer at an X-ray machine spotted the.38-caliber revolver loaded with five bullets, a TSA spokeswoman said . Barbour said he wasn't handcuffed and no mugshot was taken. A spokesman confirmed Barbour's arrest to the Daily News, calling it an "honest mistake". Read More »

Oil giant Shell wins 9 blocks in Mexican deep water bidding

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The Whale is about 200 miles southwest of Houston in 8,000 feet of water. The area is about 10 miles form Shell's massive Perdido platform so the hope is Shell can develop the area and save money while using existing by connecting it to the existing platform and pipelines. Read More »

Nehal Hashmi arrested, disqualified for five years

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The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Thursday imposed a fine of Rs 50,000 and one month imprisonment to Senator Nehal Hashmi in Contempt of Court Case. As the hearing went under way on Jan 24, the Supreme Court objected to Hashmi's apology, in which he stated that he respects the court and is ready to sacrifice his life for it. Read More »

South Africa vs India ODIs

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The test series, thrilling as it was for aficionados of challenging pitches, produced only one century - Virat Kohli's 153 in Centurion - and just two totals of more than 300. I've always been of the belief that you play every game as hard as you can, you do everything to win a game of cricket. So if it's runs, runs and more runs you want, tune in to Kingsmead tomorrow. Read More »

Pittsburgh Paleontologist Says New Dino Discovery Disrupts A Major Biodiversity Theory

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The find was discovered by paleontologists from the Egyptian University of Mansoura. A recent paper cataloging the new species in the journal Nature Ecology and Evolution reveals that Mansourasaurus sahinae has more in common with European and Asian dinosaurs than with South American and southern African dinosaurs, which disproves previous theories that Africa's dinosaur fauna existed in isolation. Read More »

Hunger games: American influence felt in Korean dishes

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After weeks of negotiations, North and South Korea have in recent days explored exchanges and cooperation for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics, which will continue in the coming weeks as the planned joint event draws near. "Official representatives of Pyongyang have made it clear that a blockade would be interpreted by North Korea as a declaration of war, with all the subsequent consequences", warned Matzegora. Read More »

No surprises in leaked Brexit report, say European Union leaders

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The cost to the United Kingdom economy of cutting migration from the European Union would swallow up the benefits of a USA trade deal, according to the Government's leaked impact assessment . In all three scenarios, Britain's economic growth is predicted to be lower over the next 15 years than current expectations. He said: "We haven't got to Brexit yet of course and that may be some time away if we've got an implementation period, but what we're doing is to ensure that when we have ... Read More »

Donald Trump's first state of the union doubles down on immigration fears

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The exact turn of phrase - " Americans are dreamers too " - appears to be have been popularized by Laura Ingraham, a Fox News host and immigration hardliner. Putin". Democrats have pressed since past year for separate legislation to deal with the fate of 690,000 "Dreamer" immigrants who are registered under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, established by president Barack Obama in 2012 to protect their presence in the country. Read More »

Callon Petroleum (NYSE:CPE) Downgraded by Citigroup to "Neutral"

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Justin John Ferayorni decreased its stake in Costco Whsl Corp New (COST) by 25.83% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. FMR LLC now owns 16,132,114 shares of the oil and natural gas company's stock valued at $171,162,000 after acquiring an additional 934,847 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

Trump Honors North Korean Defector in Powerful State of the Union Moment

Trump took an understandable victory lap for the military success against the Islamic State - "I am proud to report that the coalition to defeat ISIS has liberated nearly 100 percent of the territory once held by these killers in Iraq and Syria" - without, of course, mentioning that his strategy to combat the Islamic State is largely the same one laid out and implemented by President Barack Obama. Read More »

State e-way bill to be formalised today

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This system of the e-way bill was brought up under GST but could not be implemented as the proper IT structure was unavailable. If the goods can not be transported within the validity of the bill, the transported may generate another bill after updating the details again. Read More »

Trump's latest plan would make immigrants whiter

Near the end of his unifying speech , Trump was even able to generate "USA" chants. It's not necessarily the size of the investment; Senate Democrats came up with their own trillion-dollar infrastructure plan about a week before the speech. Read More »

House Intel releases transcript from meeting on secret memo

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On Monday, the House Intelligence Committee voted to release the memo to the public. White House Chief of Staff Kelly said Wednesday on Fox News Radio that he expected the memo to be released "pretty quick ". "I think we should disclose all this stuff" in the memo, said Ryan, who has previously skirted questions about it. The memo itself has not yet been released. Read More »

Sarah Sanders thinks Nancy Pelosi should smile more

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The four-page memo Republicans voted to release Monday has become a political flashpoint, with President Donald Trump and many Republicans pushing for its release and suggesting that some in the Justice Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation have conspired against the president. Read More »

Kirk Cousins' tenure in Washington comes to an unofficial end

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Full terms of the deal will not be disclosed until the NFL's fiscal year officially begins on March 14th. Quarterback Kirk Cousins #8 of the Washington Redskins stands disappointed after a communication issue forced a time out during the fourth quarter of the game against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium on October 2, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri. Read More »

USA allows Syrians to stay for another 18 months

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But they say the Homeland Security Department won't re-designate Syria as having conditions preventing citizens from returning safely. But Syrians who entered the United States after August 2016 will be excluded from the programme despite the deteriorating conditions at home. Read More »

Dima Hasao Violence: Assam CM Invites Groups for Talks

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The 48-hour district bandh called a day later by the people to protest killing of two youths in police firing also ended with no new untoward incident happening. Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday, invited a number of social groups of the district for a discussion, in order to defuse the fury of angry citizens. Read More »

Polar Plunge raises $34000 for Special Olympics Alberta

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Schriml said the Polar Bear Plunge has developed over the years and around 2002 a costume contest was added to give people different ways to participate in this unusual event. The event allows participants to take a quick dip in frigid waters to raise money for the organization in their respective state. Held in the Spring each year, this year's Wawa Day will celebrate the athletes participating in the Special Olympics Unified Sports programs. Read More »