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#MeToo movement reaches 1.7 million, new emoji released

#MeToo movement reaches 1.7 million, new emoji released

This piece has been edited and condensed . "Ultimately, the best way to prevent rape and sexual violence is to demonstrate that it is wrong by holding rapists accountable-arrest them, prosecute th...

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Banks Likely to Keep EU Access During Transition, UK Says

Banks Likely to Keep EU Access During Transition, UK Says

A spokesperson for the Brexit Secretary's department says MPs will get a vote on a final Brexit deal before Britain leaves the European Union in March 2019. "This morning the Secretary of State was ...

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Israel approves new settler homes in East Jerusalem

Israel approves new settler homes in East Jerusalem

A Palestinian construction worker was arrested by Israeli police after Facebook incorrectly translated the text of one of his posts. Alarmed by the wrong translation, Israeli police arrested the m...

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European Union vote to renew glyphosate for 10 years fails

European Union vote to renew glyphosate for 10 years fails

The French decision blocked Monsanto's licensing process, as a qualified majority of European Union member states is required to renew the weed killer's 10-year license. "What matters is how much glyp...

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National Park Service proposes steep fee hikes to enter 17 popular parks

FILE - In this August 3, 2016, file photo, a large bison blocks traffic as tourists take photos of the animals in the Lamar Valley of Yellowstone National Park in Wyo. The service announced that it wo...

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Texting while crossing street no longer allowed in Honolulu

Texting while crossing street no longer allowed in Honolulu

The law , which takes effect Wednesday (Oct 25), allows the police to fine pedestrians up to US$99 for using their electronic devices while crossing streets in the city and surrounding county. Pede...

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Singapore Passport World's Most Powerful, India Improves Its Ranking

Singapore Passport World's Most Powerful, India Improves Its Ranking

Singapore was followed by Germany as the report says citizens from the country can visit 158 countries without a visa . The Singapore passport has been ranked as "the most powerful" in the world...

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Akshay Kumar poses with Asin's daughter, shares image on social media

Akshay Kumar poses with Asin's daughter, shares image on social media

The news was announced via a statement. Nobody knew Asin was expecting her first baby, until she announced the arrival of her baby girl yesterday. The baby girl was fast asleep and missed out on...

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Hancock unemployment rate drops to 3.3 percent

After reaching a low for the year of 4.8 percent in June, unemployment rose to 5 percent in July. A year ago, the rate was 3.0 percent in September. Special Offer You have used all your free page vi...

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French president's dog pees in palace meeting

French president's dog pees in palace meeting

The black Labrador-Griffon cross chose to take a whizz in a fireplace today at the Elysee Palace, in Paris, while Emmanuel Macron was having an important meeting with members of his government. "It ...

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Tesla solar power arrives in Puerto Rico

Tesla solar power arrives in Puerto Rico

A month later, Whitefish Energy announced their partnership with the government-owned utility Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority , and reported they had been working with the company since Sept...

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UN Welcomes Nicaragua to Paris Climate Change Agreement

UN Welcomes Nicaragua to Paris Climate Change Agreement

A month after Nicaragua announced its intention to join the Paris Agreement , the country officially committed to the landmark climate accord, - one day after UNFCCC published a new report urging p...

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2 men shot and killed at Grambling State University

2 men shot and killed at Grambling State University

Two men were shot and killed at Grambling State University in Louisiana where authorities are searching for the shooter early on Wednesday, local media reported. They were pronounced dead at the sce...

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Mazda Vision Coupe Concept Is One Sexy Looking Sports Sedan

Mazda Vision Coupe Concept Is One Sexy Looking Sports Sedan

The hatchback features Mazda's new Skyactiv-X vehicle architecture, especially developed to house the brand's new compression-ignition petrol engine , which, the firm says, offers the fuel efficien...

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'Logan' spinoff on the horizon, director says

'Logan' spinoff on the horizon, director says

While Logan is the rare superhero project that doesn't exist to help set up a shared universe or sequels, a spinoff is brewing (" We're just working on a script ", Mangold says of a film that would ...

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Saanich Police searching for armed robbery suspect

Saanich Police searching for armed robbery suspect

FOX 5's Annie Yu reports that officers say they found a weapon and property taken from the Montgomery County robbery in the vehicle after the crash. The suspect, which police have identified as Michae...

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Daimler, VW raided by European Union staff in widening cartel searches

Daimler, VW raided by European Union staff in widening cartel searches

Now Reuters reports that the investigation moved over at VW and Daimler. "It is not yet clear whether the European Commission will instigate formal proceedings", it added. "The inspection is linke...

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Parking lot near Taj: UP govt rushes to SC

Parking lot near Taj: UP govt rushes to SC

Deepak Sharma, who belongs to the Rashtra Swabhimaan Dal, said that they had later submitted an apology because the CISDF men told them that reciting Shiva Chalisa was in violation of the Supreme Cour...

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US Will Resume Admitting Refugees But Impose Stricter Vetting

The officials said the government would still review certain special cases from the 11 countries, without describing what would qualify them. The Trump administration will require all refugees to pr...

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Padma Vibhushan awardee and noted classical singer Girija Devi passes away

Padma Vibhushan awardee and noted classical singer Girija Devi passes away

Rai encouraged her to learn swimming, horse riding and stick fighting, which she loved, but never had much interest in studies. "Saddened by the demise of Girija Deviji". Her renditions of semi clas...

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