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China Increases Defence Spending To $175 Billion Rattling Neighbours

China Increases Defence Spending To $175 Billion Rattling Neighbours

China will continue reforming the country's armed forces and it has already completed the reduction of its troops by 300,000 soldiers, State Council Premier Li Keqiang said on Monday. China also se...

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Relação não aceita afastamento do juiz Carlos Alexandre pedido por Sócrates

Relação não aceita afastamento do juiz Carlos Alexandre pedido por Sócrates

Os advogados do antigo primeiro-ministro alegavam impedimento. Segundo a SIC Notícias, a decisão é da desembargadora Margarida Vieira de Almeida. No recurso agora rejeitado, a defesa de Sócrates c...

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Winter storm expected midweek in Lancaster County

Heavy snow is possible and travel will be hard, especially during Thursday morning's commute. That will cause brief periods of near zero visibility in addition to some blowing and drifting of snow....

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Jared Kushner's company received $500 million in loans after White House meetings

Jared Kushner's company received $500 million in loans after White House meetings

On Feb. 16, Chief of Staff John Kelly wrote a five-page memo addressing ongoing security clearance concerns regarding White House staff, in addition to ordering actions that would impact those ope...

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Trump's shifting stance on guns confuses lawmakers

Trump's shifting stance on guns confuses lawmakers

Graham of SC said Trump needs to make a proposal to Congress on gun control and school safety, and that Republicans must work with Democrats to get legislation passed after the school shooting last mo...

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Expedite process to accord special status to AP: Governor to Centre

Expedite process to accord special status to AP: Governor to Centre

He said that the Andhra Pradesh Government will leave no stone unturned to get the issue resolved favourably. He urged to expedite the resolution of all provisions incorporated in the Andhra Pradesh...

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Vatican receives dossier from archdiocese identifying 40 gay priests in Italy

Vatican receives dossier from archdiocese identifying 40 gay priests in Italy

The large file contains explicit WhatsApp messages, erotic photos and other evidence but none of the 40 priests and seminarians were accused of paedophilia or having sexual relations with minors. Th...

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First look of Rajkummar-Kangana's 'Mental Hai Kya' out

First look of Rajkummar-Kangana's 'Mental Hai Kya' out

The National Award winning actors will be seen together after four years; they featured together in Vikas Bahl's 2014 slice-of-life film Queen , which went on to become a career-defining film for Ran...

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Governing party concedes electoral defeat in Italy, hung parliament likely

Governing party concedes electoral defeat in Italy, hung parliament likely

Salvini said voters were attracted by "the idea that Italy recovers, works, that every once in a while stays home on Sunday to enjoy its own children, have grandparents who don't die in assembly lines...

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Are the planned import tariffs good for the country?

Are the planned import tariffs good for the country?

Trump said Thursday the import restrictions will be in effect "for a long period of time", without elaborating. NAFTA, which is under renegotiation right now, has been a bad deal for United States ...

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Time running out for NAFTA deal, but bilateral agreements possible, U.S. says

Time running out for NAFTA deal, but bilateral agreements possible, U.S. says

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said progress on updating NAFTA fell short of expectations during the latest negotiations and that time is running out for a new deal. The source close to t...

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IL 4-Star Freshman Mark Smith Announces Transfer

IL 4-Star Freshman Mark Smith Announces Transfer

It's an important one for Underwood and his staff to find players who fit his system and will stay put in Champaign. But that's no panacea for the Illini, who ended Underwood's first season with a f...

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Acquires New Stake in Paypal Holdings Inc (PYPL)

Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 82.48% of the company's stock. Arcadia Investment Management Corp MI boosted its stake in shares of Paypal by 230.4% in the 4th quarter. While looking...

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China justifies removing term limit for Xi's presidency

China justifies removing term limit for Xi's presidency

China increased its military spending 7.6 percent in 2016, 10.1 percent in 2015, 12.2 percent in 2014 and 10.7 percent in 2013. Ahead of the meeting of the National People's Congress (NPC) this ye...

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Philippines' Duterte to skip ASEAN-Australia summit in Sydney this month

Philippines' Duterte to skip ASEAN-Australia summit in Sydney this month

He cited Duterte's desire to attend the graduation of the Philippine Military Academy on March 18 as "he considers this as an opportunity to dialogue with the younger military officers". "The special ...

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Turkey asks Germany to arrest and extradite PYD co-chair Muslum

Turkey asks Germany to arrest and extradite PYD co-chair Muslum

Turkish officials demanded the temporary arrest and extradition in connection with an attack in 2016, state news agency Anadolu reported. Muslum was released by a Czech court last week, despite Turk...

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Cold Weather Sees Thousands Of Dead Starfish Wash Up On UK Coast

Cold Weather Sees Thousands Of Dead Starfish Wash Up On UK Coast

Lara Maiklem, 47, a wildlife enthusiast, photographed the phenomenon. Ramsgate beach was left blanketed in the marine creatures, which were washed ashore this weekend following days of sub-zero temp...

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Marine F-35Bs Arrive on USS Wasp for First Shipboard Deployment

Marine F-35Bs Arrive on USS Wasp for First Shipboard Deployment

The squadron will sail the Pacific aboard the ships of the Okinawa-based 31st MEU this spring. "Pairing F-35B Lightning II's with the Wasp represents one of the most significant leaps in warfighti...

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Reddit users unknowingly shared Russian propaganda during U.S. election

Reddit users unknowingly shared Russian propaganda during U.S. election

In a note to users published Monday, Reddit CEO Steve Huffman said that the site had deleted hundreds of accounts connected to Russian propaganda. Reddit CEO Steve Huffman, writing under the usern...

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Sheriff: SeaTac high school student brought gun to school

Sheriff: SeaTac high school student brought gun to school

Carlomagno said she and the other Walton organizers initially wanted the protest to take place in front of the school, under the flagpole, but there isn't enough room. A number of students are plannin...

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Philippines arrests suspected pro-IS militant over siege

Philippines arrests suspected pro-IS militant over siege

On October 17, the President announced that the besieged city was set free from the terrorist group, following the deaths of its top two leaders-Isnilon Hapilon and Omar Maute. A security official, sp...

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Senior critically injured by hit-and-run driver in Burnaby

Senior critically injured by hit-and-run driver in Burnaby

The vehicle that struck the pedestrian did not remain at the scene. The vehicle had been driving southbound on Gilley Avenue and didn't stop after hitting the man, according to police. Investigators a...

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New Penguin Super-Colony Discovered from Space

New Penguin Super-Colony Discovered from Space

Satellite images of the island chain didn't reveal penguins themselves, but researchers were able to pick out the telltale signs of a large colony, large guano stains. Hanumant Singh, professor of Mec...

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Suspect in fatal hit-and-run crash that closed I-70 for hours identified

Suspect in fatal hit-and-run crash that closed I-70 for hours identified

Officer Marika Putnam of the Denver Police Department said a semi pulling a refrigeration trailer collided with another vehicle, a pickup driven by Castaneda, that was merging on to the highway. Zamar...

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Fired FBI Director Comey to Break Silence in Televised Interview

Fired FBI Director Comey to Break Silence in Televised Interview

Trump initially cited Comey's handling of the probe into Democratic rival Hillary Clinton's emails. The publication date of "A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies & Leadership" was moved up to April 17 bec...

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Theresa May tells United Kingdom it must face 'hard facts' about Brexit

British Prime Minister May said about the EUs proposal that “no British Prime Minister would ever agree to this.” An hour before her statement, European Union negotiator Michel Barnier presented a d...

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Cortana May Soon Arrive In Outlook For iOS And Android

Cortana May Soon Arrive In Outlook For iOS And Android

If Microsoft is satisfied with the results that it gets from this test then it may not be long before this functionality rolls out to all users across the globe. The report also mentions Cortana integ...

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Major storm whips US East Coast

Major storm whips US East Coast

For more information about Winter Storm Riley visit The Weather Channel . NBC News meteorologist Sherri Pugh said: "The reason this storm is particularly notable and particularly unsafe is ...

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Porsche might get into the flying cars business soon

Porsche might get into the flying cars business soon

An employee of German auto manufacturer Porsche displays a badge depicting a Porsche logo at the Porsche factory in Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen, Germany, January 26, 2018. It's usually not all that clear h...

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CLINTON COLLUSION: Trump Says Obama LAUNCHED INVESTIGATION to 'Discredit' His Campaign

CLINTON COLLUSION: Trump Says Obama LAUNCHED INVESTIGATION to 'Discredit' His Campaign

The president's tweet does not appear to have been sparked by any particular television appearance, as is the norm. Special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating the Trump campaign for possible co...

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