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N.Korean Athletes Arrive in Olympic Village

Trump is expected to meet with up to eight defectors two days after he punctuated his State of the Union address by praising Ji Seong-ho, a defector from North Korea who had been invited to watch th...

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Migrants clash in Calais leaving four teenagers in critical condition

Migrants clash in Calais leaving four teenagers in critical condition

Four people were critically injured in the shooting, including one who was blasted in the head, with another two also suffering bullet wounds. Interior Minister Gérard Collomb said the violence ha...

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High Court orders immediate release of Miguna Miguna

High Court orders immediate release of Miguna Miguna

Journalists slept in their newsroom to avoid being detained by plain-clothes police officers waiting outside the headquarters of NTV. Last October, Odinga formed the NRM from his National Super Alli...

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Sam Simmonds to make Six Nations debut for England vs Italy

Sam Simmonds to make Six Nations debut for England vs Italy

Te'o also started 12 months ago against Italy, as well as in the first British & Irish Lions Test, but he suffered an ankle injury when playing for Worcester against Brive almost four months ago. Ale...

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President's Address to the Nation on the eve of Republic Day

President's Address to the Nation on the eve of Republic Day

The agency has repeatedly issued warnings over the extreme dangers facing migrants who try to reach Europe via the so-called central Mediterranean route, which connects Libya to Italy. An estimated 24...

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Clashes in Maldives as court orders for release of politicians

Clashes in Maldives as court orders for release of politicians

Supreme Court, on Thursday, ordered the release of all political prisoners, including Nasheed, Jumhooree Party Leader Qasim Ibrahim, Adhaalath Party Leader Sheikh Imran Abdulla, former Defence Ministe...

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Trump Attacks FBI and Justice Department Ahead of Expected Memo Release

The FBI warned Wednesday it has " grave concerns " over the accuracy of a secret Congressional memo that could depict the agency as deeply politicized, as President Donald Trump's top aide signalled...

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Greg Monroe to sign one-year deal with Celtics

Greg Monroe to sign one-year deal with Celtics

Monroe, 27, reached a buyout agreement with the Phoenix Suns earlier this week and was free to sign with any team of his choosing. Monroe will sign a one-year, $5M deal with Celtics, Pelicans could ...

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Dragić first Slovenian to play in NBA All-Star Game

Dragić first Slovenian to play in NBA All-Star Game

Miami is now fourth in the Eastern Conference, and since the midpoint of last season has gone 56-30 when Dragic plays. The two captains picked their own teams in a first for the All-Star Game, whic...

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Police arrest 29 women for not wearing headscarves in Iran

Police arrest 29 women for not wearing headscarves in Iran

Police in Tehran arrested 29 women for disturbing public security during a protest against Iran's mandatory hijab law. The prosecutor general, Mohammad Jafar Montazeri, reportedly dismissed the ...

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S/Africa: Zuma on collision course with MPs as SONA address beckons

S/Africa: Zuma on collision course with MPs as SONA address beckons

Whoever is president will address us", said National Council of Provinces (NCOP) chairwoman Thandi Modise, briefing journalists on preparations for next week's SONA to be delivered to a joint sitting ...

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Sushma Swaraj meets KP Oli, says go to devoid of any agenda

Sushma Swaraj meets KP Oli, says go to devoid of any agenda

Nepal successfully concluded three phase of provincial, local and parliamentary elections as part of its efforts to implement the new Constitution that was promulgated in September 2015. Indian Extern...

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Three soldiers killed in avalanche in Machhil sector of J&K

Three soldiers killed in avalanche in Machhil sector of J&K

The incident occurred in late afternoon when a massive snow avalanche buried four soldiers who were manning a strategic post at the Sonapindi Gali along the LoC in the Machil sector. In December 2017,...

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Polish PM: Poles, Jews share need for WWII truth

Polish PM: Poles, Jews share need for WWII truth

The law would impose sentences of up to three years in prison for those who refer to the Nazi death camps set up in Poland during World War II as "Polish death camps" or otherwise assign blame to P...

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Trump Breaks Nearly All Applause Records on State of the Union Addresses

Trump Breaks Nearly All Applause Records on State of the Union Addresses

Like a true Republican, Trump readily invoked patriotism and the American flag repeatedly in his speech and ended it with a Reaganesque salute to American exceptionalism and exceptional Americans. T...

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Tillerson Visits Mexico Amid Strained Relations Over Immigration, Trade

Tillerson Visits Mexico Amid Strained Relations Over Immigration, Trade

The focus of the SoS' trip will be the growing crisis in Venezuela, as all of his hosts are members of the Lima Group, a Latin American collective created to coordinate a response to the political a...

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It's Groundhog Day: Michigan's Woody The Woodchuck Ready For Big Prediction

It's Groundhog Day: Michigan's Woody The Woodchuck Ready For Big Prediction

One more fun fact: The Punxsutawney Groundhog Club says Punxsutawney Phil is 131 years old and gets his longevity from drinking groundhog punch. It gets pretty weird . February 2nd signifies...

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Dump Truck Driver Killed in Amtrak Crash

Dump Truck Driver Killed in Amtrak Crash

The train was carrying members of the House and Senate, some of their spouses and children and aides, although it was not immediately clear which members are onboard. Cole says he's not aware of any...

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Palestinian Authority's Abbas to Address UN Security Council Feb. 20

Palestinian Authority's Abbas to Address UN Security Council Feb. 20

The foreign ministers also reiterated their rejection of attempts to end or diminish the role and mandate of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) through Israel's...

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Five soldiers killed in French army helicopter crash

Five soldiers killed in French army helicopter crash

It is believed all five military personnel died on impact after two Gazelle helicopters from the French Army's School of Aviation (EALAT) crashed. Police said all are dead, adding that one body needed...

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