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California officials defy Trump's oil-drilling proposal as unsafe, unneeded

California officials defy Trump's oil-drilling proposal as unsafe, unneeded

The plan doesn't allow drilling around Hawaii or USA territories. The plan is unprecedented in its scope. The only region the Trump administration is ruling out now is the North Aleutian Plann...

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Bannon Out of Breitbart

Bannon Out of Breitbart

Bannon made the remark about the 100 women as part of a larger discussion about the president's top advisors, some of whom he disparaged at length in Wolff's controversial book , " " which the presid...

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Israel open to defence deal terms

Israel open to defence deal terms

The DRDO missiles are yet to be tested and will not be ready till 2022, which could hit India's operational capabilities in the interim, Rawat said. Deepening of ties in vital areas of trade and def...

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Tokyo protests to Beijing over submarine near disputed islands

Tokyo protests to Beijing over submarine near disputed islands

Japan and China have renewed their war of words over a group of disputed islets after Japan reported spotting a Chinese warship and an unidentified submarine in the East China Sea. It then re-entered ...

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Locking the stable after horses have bolted: Chidambaram on Aadhaar Virtual ID

Locking the stable after horses have bolted: Chidambaram on Aadhaar Virtual ID

However, the new system of KYC does not require the Aadhaar Number . Through Virtual ID feature, it will reduce the collection of Aadhaar numbers by various agencies. Experts pointed out that the ...

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Trump threatens to freeze aid to Palestinians

Trump threatens to freeze aid to Palestinians

Palestinian Authority spokesman Nabil Abu Rudeineh on Tuesday described new legislation in Israel - which will make it more hard to change Jerusalem's status or boundaries - as the "end of the ...

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University of Texas' Andrew Jones diagnosed with leukemia

University of Texas' Andrew Jones diagnosed with leukemia

He returned in a limited capacity for two games starting with Texas's 92-86 loss to Kansas on December 29 but then missed Saturday's loss at Baylor, with Coach Shaka Smart expressing concern but say...

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Women-only motorshow begins in Saudi Arabia

Women-only motorshow begins in Saudi Arabia

But some people used the hash tag to criticize the event, writing that the place of women is in their homes, focusing on their children and preserving their faith, and not at a stadium where male cr...

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German citizens promised tax relief by likely coalition

German citizens promised tax relief by likely coalition

But both parties lost votes in the September 24 election , which saw the far-right Alternative for Germany ( AfD ) enter the Bundestag (national parliament) for the first time. Janes said this coul...

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NewsAlert: Canada launches global trade complaint vs USA over use of duties

NewsAlert: Canada launches global trade complaint vs USA over use of duties

Reacting to the decision, Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland and Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr said: "We are deeply disappointed with the unjustified countervailing duty rates a...

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Heaviest snow in decades: Evacuations underway as 13000 tourists trapped in Alps

Heaviest snow in decades: Evacuations underway as 13000 tourists trapped in Alps

Thousands of tourists came to the Zermatt ski resort in Switzerland for a winter adventure, and that's exactly what they got. Tourists make their way to the heliport prior to their evacuation by...

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Trump threatens to cut Pakistan aid

Trump threatens to cut Pakistan aid

Trump in his tweet said the us had given Pakistan USD33 billion in the last 15 years, yet Afghanistan and the USA have long accused Pakistan of providing safe havens for militants. Tuesday, Paki...

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Local Red Cross volunteer returns from deployment in Puerto Rico

Local Red Cross volunteer returns from deployment in Puerto Rico

An ongoing shortage of fluids used to deliver medicine and treat dehydrated patients has hospital workers scrambling in the midst of a nasty flu season and supplies from factories in storm-ravaged Pue...

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Waste Management CEO reacts to Nancy Pelosi 'crumbs' comments on bonuses

Waste Management CEO reacts to Nancy Pelosi 'crumbs' comments on bonuses

Her top lieutenant in the House Democratic Caucus was ... Then she criticized the fact that five white guys have started to work on a DACA bill and asked if they wanted to open a hamburger stand, wh...

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Fodder scam case: Lalu moves Jharkhand High Court against conviction, seeks bail

Fodder scam case: Lalu moves Jharkhand High Court against conviction, seeks bail

During the proceedings of the case in Ranchi on January 4, the CBI judge had also stated: "Laluji, we are getting a lot of references and calls for you" without naming the people who had called him up...

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Arctic Monkeys, Kendrick Lamar and more announced for Firefly Festival

Arctic Monkeys, Kendrick Lamar and more announced for Firefly Festival

The Wilmington News Journal reports that he will join Kendrick Lamar and rockers Arctic Monkeys and the Killers for the four day annual musical event. Artists don't ASK festivals if they can com...

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Capitol Chat: Gov. Brown's Final Budget

Capitol Chat: Gov. Brown's Final Budget

Spending fell 6 percent Brown's first year, but then bounced back strongly, rising 46 percent from 2012 to the enacted level for 2018. The governor's budget would direct $3.5 billion into the rainy...

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USA immigration agents raid 7-Eleven stores

USA immigration agents raid 7-Eleven stores

The agents opened employment audits, interrogated employees during the process. "You're playing whack-a-mole". In a prominent example in 2008, immigration agents descended by helicopter on the Agripro...

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Irish Soccer Player Gets Winning €1 Million Lottery Ticket For Christmas

Irish Soccer Player Gets Winning €1 Million Lottery Ticket For Christmas

One of those winning tickets was bought at On The Run on Greensboro Road in Ridgeway. O'Connor had been given the winning ticket as a Christmas present from his uncle, who picked up the lucky stub a...

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School Board Prez Calls Busted Teacher 'Poor Little Woman'

School Board Prez Calls Busted Teacher 'Poor Little Woman'

Just do something". Footage of Hargrave, a middle-school English teacher being removed from the meeting Monday evening went viral as she was forced into handcuffs by an officer and jailed for aski...

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