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South African charity to stockpile water for dry Cape Town

South African charity to stockpile water for dry Cape Town

Although officials still encourage tourism, the city is hoping to spread the word about the water crisis to encourage travellers to be responsible. South Africa's Cape Town Is Set To Run Out Of Wat...

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Kenyan opposition leader stages shadow inauguration

Kenyan opposition leader stages shadow inauguration

National Super Alliance (NASA) frontman Odinga refused to recognize his rival Uhuru Kenyatta as the legitimate President ever since the latter rushed to victory with 98 per cent of the vote in the c...

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Hamas: Top official in Gaza dies after mysterious shooting

Hamas: Top official in Gaza dies after mysterious shooting

Al-Alami has for decades been a senior member of Hamas, which runs the Gaza Strip. The senior Hamas official died of his gunshot wound at the Shifa Hospital in Gaza City, where he was treated in i...

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Iranian women take off headscarves to protest veil law

Iranian women take off headscarves to protest veil law

At least three other women did the same around the city on Monday, according to images shared on social media, mirroring a protest by a woman on December 27 whose images went viral across the globe....

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Dem asks EPA's Pruitt if Morocco is a 's---hole' country

Dem asks EPA's Pruitt if Morocco is a 's---hole' country

In his Senate testimony today, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt displayed complete contempt for the mission of the department he leads, as well as its efforts to protect hu...

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Progressives, Trump Critics Plan Additional Responses to State of the Union

Progressives, Trump Critics Plan Additional Responses to State of the Union

Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) will also deliver, for the second year in a row, a response speech directly to the president's address as opposed to it being recorded ahead of time. Patrick Kennedy , who is...

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Finsbury Park terror suspect 'originally wanted to kill Jeremy Corbyn'

Finsbury Park terror suspect 'originally wanted to kill Jeremy Corbyn'

Asked if he had contact with Terry and Dave after the attack, Osborne told the court: "We were planning to form a group, like the Welsh far-right group". and then the door opened and Dave was gone". ...

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Arizona congressman: Arrest and deport any 'illegal aliens' attending SOTU

Arizona congressman: Arrest and deport any 'illegal aliens' attending SOTU

Last week, ABC News revealed that at least 24 Democrats are expected to bring illegal aliens as their guests to Trump's SOTU address, but Gosar says Capitol Police and Sessions should use the oppo...

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Trump's State of the Union Speech

Trump's State of the Union Speech

The speech comes as the president is buffeted by a drumbeat of headlines about U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into whether Trump or his aides colluded with Russian Federation duri...

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Japan's Aso tells cryptocurrency exchanges to strengthen controls after US$530m theft

Japan's Aso tells cryptocurrency exchanges to strengthen controls after US$530m theft

As a result of the incident, the Financial Services Agency is examining security measures in all virtual currency exchanges across Japan. Since announcing the robbery, the exchange has suspended ...

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Former Gov. Engler will be MSU's interim president

Former Gov. Engler will be MSU's interim president

Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo found himself in hot water last week when he expressed support Simon, saying there was "no way I could waver on the support for my administration or my preside...

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Manchester City sign Harrison and loan to Middlesbrough

Manchester City sign Harrison and loan to Middlesbrough

According to The Daily Mail , Pep Guardiola's side will pay £4 million for the 21-year-old but the club will immediately send Harrison on loan to Championship side Middlesbrough once he completes a...

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United Kingdom economy will be worse off after Brexit, leaked government report says

United Kingdom economy will be worse off after Brexit, leaked government report says

Conservative Brexiteers said previous predictions had been wrong and that this one had been leaked by someone wanting the "softest possible" Brexit. "The government must now publish their analysis i...

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Analysts Opinions on: Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN)

Analysts Opinions on: Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN)

KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 11 points, or 0.4 percent, to 2,861 as of 11:38 a.m. Wynn Resorts ( NASDAQ:WYNN ) traded up $7.75 on Tuesday, reaching $171.23. There were 36 sol...

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Trump EPA preserves Obama-era rule against Alaska mine proposal

Trump EPA preserves Obama-era rule against Alaska mine proposal

Army Corps of Engineers late a year ago and brought in a new partner based on Pruitt's actions. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, described the action as "a balanced approach". Pruitt said the agency would ...

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Reality TV star charged with sexual assault

Reality TV star charged with sexual assault

Dionne also is accused of taking pictures of the girl's chest and asking if she wanted to see his penis. The girl told police that she was sleeping on the cough when she awoke to Christopher allegedly...

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Hawaii employee thought missile attack was real

Hawaii employee thought missile attack was real

It thus included the sentence "this is not a drill". The supervisor specifically chose to run a drill during a shift change to train officers for a challenging situation. The Federal Communications Co...

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Trevor Noah Criticizes Hillary Clinton For Allegedly Defending Sexual Harrasser

Trevor Noah Criticizes Hillary Clinton For Allegedly Defending Sexual Harrasser

Patti Solis Doyle, Clinton's 2008 campaign manager, Monday told CNN she investigated the case and determined that there was, indeed, sexual harassment. "He was sacked after several months for workpl...

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Airlines Cancel More Than 200 Flights Over Tensions Between China and Taiwan

Airlines Cancel More Than 200 Flights Over Tensions Between China and Taiwan

The stand-off will potentially leave passengers stranded as they try to get home for the year's biggest holiday. Transportation Minister Ho Chen Tan (賀陳旦) on Tuesday denied that he was not approving...

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Nation pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi on his 70th Death Anniversary

Nation pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi on his 70th Death Anniversary

Gandhi, also called the Father of the Nation, was assassinated by Nathuram Godse, a Hindu Nationalist, on this day in 1948, also known as Martyr's Day. Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu pays his tributes ...

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