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NBC apologizes to South Koreans for analyst's remark

NBC apologizes to South Koreans for analyst's remark

The remark immediately ignited outrage in South Korea, the Olympic host nation, where resentment of Japan's harsh early 20th-century annexation of the Korean Peninsula continues to simmer. "We believe...

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House sends spending bill to keep government open to the Senate

House sends spending bill to keep government open to the Senate

While that bill is expected to pass easily in the Senate, the House will be a tougher sell. "The bottom line is that thanks to President Trump we can now have the strongest military we have ever had"....

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After 3 inches of snowfall overnight, another inch possible by noon Sunday

After 3 inches of snowfall overnight, another inch possible by noon Sunday

The National Weather Serviced issued a winter weather advisory for the region late Saturday as snowfall begin around midnight Sunday. "Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use ...

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Can work under Nawaz, Shehbaz but not under Maryam: Nisar

Can work under Nawaz, Shehbaz but not under Maryam: Nisar

When questioned about his previous remark that Maryam lacked the experience to lead the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), Nisar, in turn, asked whether he had said anything wrong at the time. He...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth Arrives in Gibraltar

HMS Queen Elizabeth Arrives in Gibraltar

After leaving Gibraltar she will return to sea to conduct helicopter trials with specially equipped Merlin and Chinook aircraft. Commanding officer Captain Jerry Kyd: "It is a great privilege for me...

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Theresa and ministers to set out 'road to Brexit'

Theresa and ministers to set out 'road to Brexit'

The series will begin next week when Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson makes "a rallying cry to those on both sides of the Brexit debate", according to Downing Street. There they will bid to thrash ou...

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1266 militants 'neutralized' in Turkey's Afrin operation

The HDP's other co-leader, Selahattin Demirtas, is in jail over alleged links to Kurdish militants and is among many leading members of the party imprisoned on similar charges, which they have denied....

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Abbas receives Indian Prime Minister in Ramallah

Abbas receives Indian Prime Minister in Ramallah

India's refusal to support USA moves to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital disappointed Israel but was consistent with its support for the Palestinians. Reports say that talks between the tw...

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Koreas share historic handshake at Olympic opening ceremony

Koreas share historic handshake at Olympic opening ceremony

North Korea's nominal head of state, Kim Yong Nam, a member of the delegation, was seen wiping away tears with his handkerchief and at times clapping enthusiastically during the show. As they shook h...

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FY2018 EPS Estimates for Sandstorm Gold Ltd Raised by Analyst (NYSEAMERICAN:SAND)

Shares of Sandstorm Gold (TSE SSL) opened at C$5.82 on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $1,060.00, a PE ratio of 83.14 and a beta of -0.93. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hol...

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Lashkar Terrorist Sentenced To 7 Years In Terror Funding Case In Karnataka

In case, of failure to pay the penalty amount, he will be liable to further imprisonment of six months. The Directorate then filed a chargesheet against Quta and, following a trial in the money laun...

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U.S. closer to decision on sanctioning Venezuela oil - Tillerson

U.S. closer to decision on sanctioning Venezuela oil - Tillerson

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson also addressed Venezuela's military saying "in the history of Venezuela and South American countries, it is often times that the military is the agent of change when...

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UAE- Indian Prime Minister visits Wahat Al Karama

UAE- Indian Prime Minister visits Wahat Al Karama

Addressing the gathering, he said that it is after many years that the relationship between India and the countries of the Gulf region is so strong. "(Modi) painted the vision of a new India and share...

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How first Russian medalist was able to compete despite past drugs ban

How first Russian medalist was able to compete despite past drugs ban

Lim Hyo-jun of South Korea upset defending Olympic champion Charles Hamelin of Canada to win the men's short track speed skating 1,500 meters gold medal of the PyeongChang Winter Games here on Sat...

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Prime Minister Modi to have packed schedule during UAE visit

Prime Minister Modi to have packed schedule during UAE visit

The mausoleum complex consists of Arafat's burial chamber, a prayer pavilion and landscaped gardens - all situated in a 6,550 sq. m. site. On his arrival, PM Modi was received by Jordan Prime Minist...

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North Korea invites South to first official talks in 10 years

North Korea invites South to first official talks in 10 years

While US President Donald Trump was beating the war drum, saying how he was going to devastate North Korea if the US were to be provoked, Pyongyang quickly changed tack and shifted to a charm offens...

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Real Madrid 5 - 2 Real Sociedad - 5 Talking Points

Real Madrid 5 - 2 Real Sociedad - 5 Talking Points

Ronaldo provided the assist for Lucas Vazquez's first-minute goal in a comfortable victory at the Santiago Bernabeu , going on to score his first Madrid treble of the campaign. Ronaldo rounded Rulli ...

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Turkey's Afrin Operation Draws in Armenians, Azeris

Flag-wrapped coffin of Ahmet Bayram, a Turkish soldier who was killed during the military operation against Syria's Afrin region, is carried by honour guards during his funeral ceremony in Hatay, T...

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Heading home, Pence asserts unity on pressuring North Korea

Heading home, Pence asserts unity on pressuring North Korea

A total of about 500 North Koreans, including 22 athletes and 140 musicians, arrived in South Korea this week for the Olympics . On Saturday morning, the North's official news agency, KCNA, iss...

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Turkish forces free village from PYD/PKK in Afrin

Turkish forces free village from PYD/PKK in Afrin

Rescuers and a monitoring group said warplanes bombed several towns in the Eastern Ghouta yesterday, causing buildings to collapse on residents. "We're running out of solutions where we put these ...

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Don't Mention The Score: North Korean Media Silent On 8-0 Loss

Don't Mention The Score: North Korean Media Silent On 8-0 Loss

On Saturday morning, the North's official news agency, KCNA, issued a report about the Olympics opening that was notable in its lack of the loaded language it usually uses when writing about the Sou...

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Trump Asks For Due Process As Staffers Resign Amid Abuse Allegations

Trump Asks For Due Process As Staffers Resign Amid Abuse Allegations

The two ex-wives had told FBI background-check investigators about Porter's alleged abuse, and White House counsel Donald McGahn also knew about the allegations. Look what he's done. "He did a very ...

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Israel warns deadly airstrikes in Syria 'are a message for Iran'

Israel warns deadly airstrikes in Syria 'are a message for Iran'

Numerous other reports , photographic evidence and the IDF's own video, clearly detail an Iranian drone in Israeli airspace-and Israel's subsequent response. "We call on Iran and its allies to ...

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Bolivia's Oruro Carnival wows with stunning costumes and parades

Bolivia's Oruro Carnival wows with stunning costumes and parades

Four children , three girls and one boy, were among the dead. It created an expansive wave of at least 50 metres. Betancurt also added that police believe the main reason behind this is hot oil melt...

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Farooq Sattar addresses media in Karachi

Farooq Sattar addresses media in Karachi

The party's coordination committee had earlier announced the decision to remove Sattar as the party's convener. "My naive colleagues have proven that the issue was not about the nominations for Sena...

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Aston Villa win in second city derby

Aston Villa win in second city derby

The home side were the stronger for the majority of the match and were unlucky not to take the lead 17 minutes in, when Scott Hogan fired a half-volley off the crossbar. Aston Villa claim bragging ...

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Raila Odinga tells envoys to keep off Kenyan politics

Raila Odinga tells envoys to keep off Kenyan politics

The Apex court, however, upheld the win of President Kenyatta in the October election, which was boycotted by Mr Odinga. "The Opposition needs to accept this as the basis for the dialogue that it an...

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Derek Holland signs minor league deal with Giants

Derek Holland signs minor league deal with Giants

In five starts, Holland went 1-3 with a 9.55 ERA and the struggles would continue through the months of July and August as well. Opponents hit.335 against him and he averaged 4 2/3 innings per outing....

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Riyadh's Ritz 'luxury prison' reopens after graft crackdown

Riyadh's Ritz 'luxury prison' reopens after graft crackdown

The polite welcome was a far cry from the scene on November 4 when police cars surrounded the five-star hotel and its imposing gates clamped shut as Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the detent...

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Matson, Inc: Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp Bought Stake

Ameritas Ptnrs reported 0% in The Providence Service Corporation (NASDAQ:PRSC). Royal Fincl Bank Of Canada invested 0% of its portfolio in Tredegar Corporation (NYSE:TG). It provides financial product...

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