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Syrian opposition, regime agree eastern Ghouta truce, Russian Federation pledges enforcement

Syrian opposition, regime agree eastern Ghouta truce, Russian Federation pledges enforcement

After two days of talks in Vienna with the United Nations special envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, the Syrian opposition High Negotiations Committee (HNC ) said it would not be attending peace ...

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Kidnapping victim shot to death: Timeline of events

Kidnapping victim shot to death: Timeline of events

The kidnapping victim, whose name wasn't immediately released, died later at a hospital. The FBI, working with local law enforcement agencies, tracked cellphone signals to a motel, where they found ...

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A New Cold War? China Declares Itself a 'Near-Arctic State'

A New Cold War? China Declares Itself a 'Near-Arctic State'

Land territories in the Arctic cover an area of around 8 million square km, with sovereignty belonging to Russia, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Canada and the United States. "China's poli...

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Sri Lanka storm into tri-series final

Sri Lanka storm into tri-series final

Dushmantha Chameera, Lakshan Sandakan and Thisara Perera bagged two wickets a piece for Sri Lanka . Danushka Gunathilaka and Upul Tharanga in their thirties guided Sri Lanka to the target in 12 o...

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52 baboons escape enclosure at Paris zoo

52 baboons escape enclosure at Paris zoo

Pictures on social media appeared to show armed police surrounding the zoo, with nearby roads shut. Le Parisiene writes 52 of the animals escaped in total and that 48 were captured using a net sho...

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Escaped prisoner caught sneaking home-cooked meals again into jail

Escaped prisoner caught sneaking home-cooked meals again into jail

Joshua Hansen of Dallas was allegedly caught by Jefferson County Sheriff's deputies and U.S. Marshals on Wednesday night, according a post on the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office's Facebook page...

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Supreme Court halts Alabama execution

Supreme Court halts Alabama execution

Vernon Madison, 67, had been scheduled to die by lethal injection for the killing of a police officer in Mobile in 1985. Prosecutors have said that Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of...

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Kimmel books Stormy Daniels on night of Trump speech

Kimmel books Stormy Daniels on night of Trump speech

She mused why Daniels didn't directly confirm the accusations. "She is a stunning woman and she is handsome", he said. "Otherwise, we would be hearing it from her own mouth, not stories that she di...

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White House defends ad calling Dems 'complicit' in killings

White House defends ad calling Dems 'complicit' in killings

The plan is far from what many activists and Democrats hoped when they chose to use the budget deadline as leverage. He tweeted: "The Democrats are turning down services and security for citizen...

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Padmaavat box office: Biggest opening ever for Ranveer Singh

Padmaavat box office: Biggest opening ever for Ranveer Singh

Actress Deepika Padukone's " Padmaavat " released on Thursday and she is confident that despite the political furore over the film, its box office collection will be "earth-shattering". Also read: De...

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NE states to sue feds over GOP's tax overhaul plan

NE states to sue feds over GOP's tax overhaul plan

Gov. Andrew Cuomo of NY said on a conference call with reporters he didn't expect the lawsuit would be filed for several weeks as they work to recruit more Democratic-run states to join the cause and ...

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Stephen Miller: the mastermind behind the rescission of DACA

Stephen Miller: the mastermind behind the rescission of DACA

ADVERTISEMENTGOP Sen. has criticized Miller throughout the negotiations, the Times noted, with the SC lawmaker referring to the Trump aide as an "outlier". He's been an outlier for years, ' Graham to...

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Turkey: 260 fighters killed in offensive on Kurdish enclave

Turkey: 260 fighters killed in offensive on Kurdish enclave

Erdogan said "I have doubts of the humanity of those who support YPG and call Turkey an invader". Additionally, at least three Turkish troops have been killed since Saturday, according to AFP ....

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'You can not stop BJP,' Amit Shah tells Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

'You can not stop BJP,' Amit Shah tells Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

Bengaluru citizens in particular, however, gave a thumbs down to the state government with 55% respondents saying they were "somewhat dissatisfied"; 11% said they were "fully satisfied" and 46% voted...

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The brokerage app for millennials is adding free Bitcoin trading

The brokerage app for millennials is adding free Bitcoin trading

Recognizing the volatility of the cryptocurrency market, Robinhood will also put in safeguards that automatically cancel trades if the price of a coin dips below a certain value before it is execu...

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No pardon for South Africa's Jacob Zuma - Cyril Ramaphosa

No pardon for South Africa's Jacob Zuma - Cyril Ramaphosa

While the deputy president said he had yet to see the newly-released terms of reference for the state capture inquiry, he emphasised that those implicated in corruption have to be dealt with, both by ...

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USA Gymnastics quiet on board resignation call after abuse scandal

She also thanked law enforcement, the prosecutors, Judge Rosemarie Aquilina-who issued the sentence-and the gymnastics community for their support while pointing out "we need an independent investigat...

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Invasion Day protests put Australia Day celebrations in shade

Invasion Day protests put Australia Day celebrations in shade

More than 25,000 people, Aboriginal and white, joined a demonstration in Melbourne, Australia's second biggest city, organisers said, marching up to State Parliament House chanting "always was, always...

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Meehan won't seek reelection in the 7th

Meehan won't seek reelection in the 7th

The Times reported that the woman reached a confidential agreement with Meehan that included a settlement in an undisclosed amount. "After consultation with my wife Carolyn and with my three son...

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Complete shutdown in IOK on Indian Republic Day

Complete shutdown in IOK on Indian Republic Day

He, however, said that it was yet not authenticated whether the suspect lady was a suicide bomber or not. We will be talking to our sister agencies and every other lead to know about the issue. The ...

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