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Seven killed, 260 injured in Taiwan natural disaster

Seven killed, 260 injured in Taiwan natural disaster

The death toll had been put at seven overnight. Emergency workers surrounded a badly damaged 12-storey residential building, a major focus of the rescue effort. Though Taiwan gets earthquakes fr...

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NYC's high school graduation rate hits record high

NYC's high school graduation rate hits record high

Any school with a graduation rate less than 67 percent - based on either its four-year, five-year or six-year rates - will automatically be classified as needing state intervention. The dropout rate c...

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Pence Starts Asia Trip Amid Signs Of Strain With South Korea

Pence Starts Asia Trip Amid Signs Of Strain With South Korea

The worldwide community is closely watching whether North Korea will try to demonstrate its nuclear capacity at the parade in a show of force to the United States , following the conciliatory gestu...

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Gunfire and crashes shut down northbound Interstate 95 in Palm Beach County

Gunfire and crashes shut down northbound Interstate 95 in Palm Beach County

Interstate 95 northbound from Lantana Road to 6th Avenue and southbound from Lantana Road to Hypoluxo Road will be shut down indefinitely because of a crash on the interstate and an officer-related s...

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We're in trouble, Pound lashes International Olympic Committee response to Russian Federation doping

We're in trouble, Pound lashes International Olympic Committee response to Russian Federation doping

International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach has defended the organisation's handling of the Russian Federation doping scandal ahead of the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang . The 15 we...

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Possible serial shooter shown on video killing homeless man

Possible serial shooter shown on video killing homeless man

First in a gas station parking lot, later shooting a homeless man asleep outside of a strip mall, and later still, shooting another sleeping homeless man in the face. Police are appealing to residen...

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UK Man With Autism Accused Of Hacking FBI Wins US Extradition Appeal

UK Man With Autism Accused Of Hacking FBI Wins US Extradition Appeal

Lawyers also argued that Love would receive a fairer and much more proportionate sentence in the U.K. Love did not entertain the idea that fair sentencing, necessary support services, nor rehabilitati...

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Aadhaar Can't Be Declared Unconstitutional For Fear Of Misuse: SC

Aadhaar Can't Be Declared Unconstitutional For Fear Of Misuse: SC

Justice Bhushan said he did not want to go into the point any further. I had said that yesterday as a legal argument and not as a political statement. The counsel said: "There is nothing to suggest th...

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Suspected killer of Asma arrested, confessed to crime: KP police

Suspected killer of Asma arrested, confessed to crime: KP police

Addressing a presser earlier, Mardan Regional Police Officer (RPO) Dr Mian Saeed announced the arrest of prime suspect Nabi and another suspect. Meanwhile, the PTI Chief Imran Khan on his twitter ...

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SGX and Bursa Malaysia to develop cross-border trading link

SGX and Bursa Malaysia to develop cross-border trading link

Singapore has a market capitalization of around $700 billion; Malaysia, around $500 billion. Malaysian shares were later traded in Singapore through an over-the-counter facility called CLOB Internat...

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Syria air strikes leave 8 civilians dead, say White Helmets

Syria air strikes leave 8 civilians dead, say White Helmets

The Ghouta region, home to almost 400,000 people trapped by the violence, has been under intense attack since the end of December as the government of President Bashar Assad struggles to bring it un...

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Former USA gymnastics coach under investigation: MI sheriff

Former USA gymnastics coach under investigation: MI sheriff

The Office did not specify when the complaints were filed or their nature, due to an ongoing investigation . Sen. Stabenow said she spoke to numerous parents of victims that came forth to share t...

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U.S. appreciates Lima Group's efforts to address Venezuela crisis

U.S. appreciates Lima Group's efforts to address Venezuela crisis

Asked if his concerns extended to the USA midterms elections, he said, "Of course". Tillerson raised eyebrows last week before heading to Latin America - where his stops also include Argentina, Me...

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This Is What Pink Spit Out Before The Super Bowl National Anthem

This Is What Pink Spit Out Before The Super Bowl National Anthem

Pink performed the national anthem before the start of Super Bowl LII on Sunday and spit something out just before singing, prompting speculation by viewers as to what it was. The game peaked in ...

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White House aide Rob Porter resigns

White House aide Rob Porter resigns

Porter's second wife, Jennifer Willoughby, told the Daily Mail in an interview published Tuesday that Porter verbally abused her and once dragged her from the shower by her shoulders. Domestic vio...

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Trump claims Democrats' State of the Union response was 'un-American,' 'treasonous'

Trump claims Democrats' State of the Union response was 'un-American,' 'treasonous'

While addressing a crowd in Cincinnati on Monday, Trump ripped into Democrats , referring to them as " Un-American ", before saying, " Treasonous , I mean, yeah, I guess, why not". After the stoc...

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Cornell fraternity punished over sex contest called 'Pig Roast'

Cornell fraternity punished over sex contest called 'Pig Roast'

Yet in an 'interesting' kick to the sex contest, at the end of the competition, in the event there was a tie, the victor would be decided by the pledge who had sex with the heaviest woman. ZBT's act...

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Zimbabwe opposition leader critically ill in S/African hospital

Zimbabwe opposition leader critically ill in S/African hospital

The source said: "From the medical report that I received yesterday the situation is not looking good". The Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) leader, 65, was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2016...

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India Women 55/0 after 12 overs

India Women 55/0 after 12 overs

India , on the other hand, has made a decision to go with the same playing XI for the third consecutive time. South Africa have looked off colour in the ODI series and a large portion of that has ...

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President of France, Marcon Visits Nigeria July

President of France, Marcon Visits Nigeria July

Nationalist parties cemented their dominance in regional assembly elections in December, but insist they are seeking only greater autonomy, not independence - for now. On Saturday, thousands of nation...

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