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Senate announces bipartisan budget breakthrough

The $300 billion agreement would increase defense funding by $80 million in the current fiscal year and $85 billion in the next fiscal year, which begins October 1. "For the first time in years, o...

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NorthCoast Asset Management LLC Cuts Holdings in Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (TMHC)

Analysts await Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (NASDAQ:TMHC) to report earnings on Feb, 07 for the fiscal quarter ending Dec 2017. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 1.60 on this stock (A rating ...

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Russian Federation begins deportation of N. Korean staff - ambassador

If the visa ends, they leave, it's not a deportation... Kazakova added that Russian migration services receive a large number of applications for temporary asylum from North Korean citizens, but the...

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NHS not for sale and never will be, Downing Street says

NHS not for sale and never will be, Downing Street says

Shadow health secretary Jonathan Ashworth said: "Our NHS should never be up for sale". Mrs May's hesitation is in stark contrast to the British position in recent US-EU trade talks - known as TTIP -...

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Taking back the House will be harder than Democrats think

Taking back the House will be harder than Democrats think

Over in House District 144, Democrats took a relatively narrow 53-47 loss in a district that Trump carried by 59 points. As seems to be a trend lately, another election in a deep red state was calle...

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Kim Jong Un's sister to attend Olympic Games

Kim Jong Un's sister to attend Olympic Games

Her inclusion in the delegation is "meaningful" as she is not only the sister of the country's leader but has a significant position as a senior official of the ruling Workers' Party, the South's pres...

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President Trump Speaks at 66th Annual National Prayer Breakfast in Washington DC

President Trump Speaks at 66th Annual National Prayer Breakfast in Washington DC

The 66th National Prayer Breakfast is getting underway in Washington D.C. Thursday morning. The event reminds people that "faith is central to Americas life and liberty", Trump said. A special c...

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Disclosing details of the Rafale Deal may compromise national security, says Centre

Disclosing details of the Rafale Deal may compromise national security, says Centre

It also reiterated that the procurement of the 36 Rafale aircraft through an Inter-Governmental Agreement (IGA) with France is in accordance with the Defence Procurement Procedure, including seeking...

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'It's time to move aside' - Wes Hoolahan announces Ireland retirement

'It's time to move aside' - Wes Hoolahan announces Ireland retirement

Hailed for his composure and passing ability, the 35-year-old Dubliner was capped 43 times for his country. Hoolahan revealed that he informed O'Neill of his decision last week and that the Ireland...

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South Korea's president to meet Kim's sister at Olympics

South Korea's president to meet Kim's sister at Olympics

South Korean authorities have embarked on a major diplomatic push to ensure the games will be known as a "peace Olympics". Moon's spokesman Kim Eui-kyeom also said Thursday the North Korean delega...

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Hamas Accuses PA of Turning In Murderer of Rabbi Shevach

Hamas Accuses PA of Turning In Murderer of Rabbi Shevach

Israeli security Shin Bet and Border Police's counterterrorism unit known as Yamam said in a statement to journalists that Jarrar came out of a building in Yamoun village with an M-16 rifle and explos...

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Freemasons are being discriminated against, says Grand Lodge

Freemasons are being discriminated against, says Grand Lodge

The United Grand Lodge of England is restricted to men, although separate women-only lodges also exist. Staples denied that journalists or MPs were now members, although one member of the lodge set ...

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Eastern Europeans Found Enslaved in Latest UK Modern Slavery Case

Eastern Europeans Found Enslaved in Latest UK Modern Slavery Case

A spokesperson from Devon and Cornwall Police said: "Police in Cornwall, with support from the Gang Masters Labour Abuse Authority, HMRC, Cornwall Council and The Salvation Army, are now undertaking m...

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South Korean firms eyeing Poland: presidential aide

South Korean firms eyeing Poland: presidential aide

They "particularly noted active cooperation in the defense sector and future industries, such as electric vehicle batteries, and expressed hope that more South Korean firms will invest in Poland and t...

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Receio de epidemia afasta 1200 agentes de segurança — JO

Receio de epidemia afasta 1200 agentes de segurança — JO

Dos agentes retirados de funções, mais de quatro dezenas sofreram vómitos e diarreias súbitas e foram diagnosticados como portadores de um norovírus, altamente contagioso e na origem da maioria das ga...

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Bush: 'Clear evidence' Russian Federation interfered in 2016 election

Bush: 'Clear evidence' Russian Federation interfered in 2016 election

Bush said it wasn't clear if Russia's "meddling" directly affected the election, though he said it was clear they tried. Numerous investigations are under way to determine whether Trump's campaign a...

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Dow Jones opens with 100-point drop

The indices began to lose momentum in the afternoon, shortly after the 10-year government bond yield rose. The Dow had a more than 1,000-point difference between its high and low on Tuesday. Though ma...

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Jacob Zuma's deputy expects 'speedy resolution' to power handover talks

Jacob Zuma's deputy expects 'speedy resolution' to power handover talks

One of the reasons the ANC has been cautious of removing Zuma is that it could harm the party's electoral chances in KwaZulu-Natal come 2019. Times Live, a South African web-based news service, quot...

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Asian markets plunge on back of Dow Jones losses

Asian markets plunge on back of Dow Jones losses

Asian shares reversed their earlier gains on Wednesday as investors dumped USA stock futures for safer harbours, a sign market participants remain jittery after this week's global markets rout. Me...

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Jersey Shore Family Vacation premiere date revealed; see new teaser

Jersey Shore Family Vacation premiere date revealed; see new teaser

The anticipated series reboot will premiere on April 5, a Thursday (or "Jerzday"), at 8 p.m. ET/PT in the U.S. With a dreamy beach scene in the background, the teaser starts by asking, "When the f**...

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SK deploys heavy security ahead of Winter Olympics

SK deploys heavy security ahead of Winter Olympics

And when pressed, he doubled down. "Let me say President Trump has said he always believes in talking". "There are no plans to do so", she told reports . North Korea has called the drills a dress reh...

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George W Bush tells Abu Dhabi summit: Russians meddled in U.S. elections

George W Bush tells Abu Dhabi summit: Russians meddled in U.S. elections

US intelligence agencies concluded past year that Russia interfered in the election, and evidence that Russian operatives used social media platforms to influence voter opinions continues to build...

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Sri Lanka wins toss, will bat 1st vs Bangladesh in 2nd test

Sri Lanka wins toss, will bat 1st vs Bangladesh in 2nd test

Kusal Mendis scored 68 for Sri Lanka before he was the first man dismissed in the afternoon session at the hands of Razzak. Playing in his first test since 2014, Razzak troubled the Sri Lankan ba...

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Egypt Price Drop for Second Month Boosts Rate Cut Expectations

Egypt Price Drop for Second Month Boosts Rate Cut Expectations

Curbing soaring prices has been a major challenge for the government since its November 2016 decision to float the currency and raise fuel prices sent the urban inflation rate surging past 33 percent....

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4-Star DT Rick Sandidge Commits to SC over Georgia, UNC

Standing out in recruiting as an SEC program is hard because Alabama often dominates the scene and there's so much depth with Auburn, LSU, Georgia and Florida, but SC did have the 21st-ranked class in...

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Red Pheasant First Nation releases statement as Stanley trial moves towards conclusion

Red Pheasant First Nation releases statement as Stanley trial moves towards conclusion

In the statement Chief Clinton Wuttunee said, in part, that the killing of Colten Boushie , who is from the Red Pheasant First Nation, "has deeply wounded all the members of Colten's family" and the ...

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Spurs hand Suns most lopsided loss

Spurs hand Suns most lopsided loss

The Suns also lost by 48 in mid-October against the Portland Trail Blazers - a 124-76 beating - and that resulted in Earl Watson's early season dismissal. But this is by far San Antonio's most convinc...

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Parliament survey: one in five experienced sexual harassment

Parliament survey: one in five experienced sexual harassment

The source continued: "You have a situation where 19%, nearly a fifth of people, complaining that they have experienced or witnessed sexual harassment or inappropriate sexual behaviour here, versus th...

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Rahul Gandhi says PM Modi should answer questions, not always make allegations

Rahul Gandhi says PM Modi should answer questions, not always make allegations

In hard-hitting speeches, he claimed that his government was an "aim-chaser" as it was achieving targets in a time- bound manner, unlike during the Congress governments which only made announcements...

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Senate reaches budget pact, adding $300 billion

Senate reaches budget pact, adding $300 billion

The difference stems from more than just a 60-vote threshold for legislation in the Senate . The spending bill would allocate about $160 billion to go to the Pentagon and about $128 billion f...

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