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Tug-boat explosion kills 3, injures 6 in Marshall County

Tug-boat explosion kills 3, injures 6 in Marshall County

The preliminary investigation showed a total of 41 people were on site, but not all of them were on the tugboat at the time of the explosion. Fix work was in progress on the tugboat when the explosi...

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LA Coroner: Tom Petty's Death Was Due To An Accidental Overdose

LA Coroner: Tom Petty's Death Was Due To An Accidental Overdose

After months of speculation, a medical examiner has ruled that Tom Petty died of an accidental overdose, according to a statement from the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner. Tom Pe...

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Football legend Pele hospitalised

Football legend Pele hospitalised

He appeared in a wheelchair at his last big worldwide appearance in Moscow last month. He was supposed to travel to London this week for an event held by the Football Writers Association, a trip tha...

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Trump Can Go to Davos If Government Shuts Down, Officials Say

Trump Can Go to Davos If Government Shuts Down, Officials Say

Trump will reportedly arrive on Thursday, January 25 and give a speech on January 26. "We will showcase Indian heritage and culture in Davos ". Ireland's low-priced carrier Ryanair on Thursday re...

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Four killed as storm batters Netherlands and Belgium

Four killed as storm batters Netherlands and Belgium

Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport briefly suspended all air traffic as gusts of up to 140 kph (85 mph) were recorded along the coast. In southern Germany , high-speed ICE trains were running as normal ...

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5 dead among Zimbabwe leader in New Mexico helicopter crash

5 dead among Zimbabwe leader in New Mexico helicopter crash

According to published reports, it took emergency personnel several hours to reach the isolated crash site. New Mexico Police Department got a call around 6:00 p.m. Friends and family members confir...

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Supreme Court announces it will rule on Trump's travel ban

Supreme Court announces it will rule on Trump's travel ban

The ban initially caused chaos at U.S. airports when it came into effect and has been repeatedly blocked by lower courts that called it discriminatory. The appeals court ruled that Mr. Trump had excee...

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Schumer Reports 'Some Progress' After Meeting With Trump

Schumer Reports 'Some Progress' After Meeting With Trump

Essential services, such as the military, border patrol and the post office, will continue to run, but employees will not be paid until the stand-off is over. John McCain, who is still receiving tre...

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Twitter Concedes Russian Influence Before US Election Was Greater Than Initially Thought

Twitter Concedes Russian Influence Before US Election Was Greater Than Initially Thought

The report also relies on classified intelligence that is only available to a select group of lawmakers known as the "Gang of Eight" - a sign that some of the information is highly sensitive. "The Com...

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US President Donald Trump 'healthy' with ideal cognitive score, says doctor

US President Donald Trump 'healthy' with ideal cognitive score, says doctor

Trump insisted on taking the test and passed it with flying colors, Admiral Dr. Ronny Jackson , presidential physician, told reporters. "I feel very confident that he has a very strong and a very p...

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US House, Senate in scramble as government shutdown looms

US House, Senate in scramble as government shutdown looms

President Donald Trump and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer met this afternoon in an eleventh-hour effort to avert a government shutdown , with a bitterly divided Washington locked in ...

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David and Louise Turpin Child Abuse Allegations Detailed

David and Louise Turpin Child Abuse Allegations Detailed

Hestrin told the Associated Press that all the victims have cognitive impairment and a lack of basic knowledge of life because of the malnourishment and alleged abuse they experienced. When law enfo...

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Could You Pass the Mental Test Trump Took?

Could You Pass the Mental Test Trump Took?

Jackson said, "Some people exercise, some people don't". Trump has bragged in the past about his health and energy as well as his IQ score, which he said in 2013 is "one of the highest". This acti...

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As expected: Maria Sharapova advances at Australian Open

As expected: Maria Sharapova advances at Australian Open

Halep is fresh off of an easy straight set victory over Canadian star Eugenie Bouchard . "I'm not so sure about that", he said . On a searing hot day at Melbourne Park when the temperature hit 4...

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CNN Poll: President Trump's approval rating edges up to 40%

CNN Poll: President Trump's approval rating edges up to 40%

Trump's job approval rating was most recently at 35% in December. Gallup: "One year into Donald Trump's presidency, the image of US leadership is weaker worldwide than it was under his two ...

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North Korea cancels South Korea visit by advance team for art troupe

North Korea cancels South Korea visit by advance team for art troupe

Its performance would be the first since 2002. The IOC earlier said its meeting "will have to take a series of essential decisions", including the size of the North Korean athletic delegation, the f...

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Rand Paul's Neighbor Intends to Plead Guilty to Assault

Rand Paul's Neighbor Intends to Plead Guilty to Assault

The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Kentucky, which would normally handle the case, recused itself, leaving it instead to the U.S. Attorney's Office in southern Indiana. Boucher has...

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Blaming Democrats, Trump Says 'DACA Is Probably Dead'

Blaming Democrats, Trump Says 'DACA Is Probably Dead'

Supreme Court. In his first message, the president that "the Democrats are all talk and no action". "Too, authorized workers will lose the benefit of their employer-provided healthcare plans and...

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Republicans want release of secret Russia probe surveillance memo

Republicans want release of secret Russia probe surveillance memo

Lawmakers said they could not yet discuss the contents, but now there's an effort to make the memo available to the public. "Part of me wishes that I didn't read it because I don't want to believe t...

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Government drops bid to stop black-cab rapist's prison release

Government drops bid to stop black-cab rapist's prison release

Yvette Cooper, the chair of the Commons Home Affairs Committee, has said she was "really shocked" by Worboys' release. She said: "How can a prolific sex offender be rehabilitated in a short space of...

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