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Finland government resigns after failing to implement healthcare reforms

Finland government resigns after failing to implement healthcare reforms

Successive governments have so far failed to accomplish the reform. Statistics Finland has estimated that more than a quarter of the population will be aged over 65 by 2030, making a more cost-effec...

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Trump budget to include $100M for Ivanka's women's fund

Trump budget to include $100M for Ivanka's women's fund

A source close to Trump, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the president had lost confidence in Shine and was relying heavily on Sanders to run the communications operation. Trump named Shine t...

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Spotify to Offer 6-Months of Free Premium to Galaxy S10 Owners

Spotify to Offer 6-Months of Free Premium to Galaxy S10 Owners

The camera will stand out more, but some of the photography and artwork is stunning. There's even a wallpaper where someone has managed to fit in the camera bump of the iPhone XS Max into the S10's cu...

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'Strong reports' IS teen bride's baby has died

'Strong reports' IS teen bride's baby has died

The paramedic, working for the Kurdish Red Crescent in and around the camp where Ms Begum had been staying, said the baby had been suffering from breathing difficulties and a lung infection. Ms Begu...

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Chelsea Manning Jailed for Contempt After Refusing to Testify on WikiLeaks

Chelsea Manning Jailed for Contempt After Refusing to Testify on WikiLeaks

Manning was ordered to jail by U.S. District Judge Claude Hilton after a brief hearing in which Manning confirmed she had no intention of testifying. On Friday, Manning will appear before Judge Cla...

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Maryland weather: Snow possible Friday, but temperatures will reach 60s on Sunday

Maryland weather: Snow possible Friday, but temperatures will reach 60s on Sunday

Temperatures falling through the weekend, with a risk of icy patches forming overnight where showers have fallen, as temperatures fall close to freezing. On Sunday night, showers will become more is...

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Samsung exec explains why the Galaxy Fold beats Huawei's Mate X

Samsung exec explains why the Galaxy Fold beats Huawei's Mate X

Samsung may be reaching the limits of shoehorning new tech into its old designs as teardown king iFixit learned when it took its tools to the new lineup of Samsung Galaxy phones - the S10E, S10 ...

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Motorola’s folding phone will bring the glorious return of the external screen

Motorola’s folding phone will bring the glorious return of the external screen

The foldable smartphone was all but confirmed by a company executive . We also expect Motorola's foldable phone to offer various features created specifically for the primary display, such as sup...

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Iran calls UK protection for mother jailed in Tehran illegal

Iran calls UK protection for mother jailed in Tehran illegal

He said it would not be a "magic wand" to secure her release, but it was an "important diplomatic step which signals to Tehran that its behaviour is totally wrong". The UK has recommitted itself to th...

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Windows 10 Update Degrades Performance in Some Games

Windows 10 Update Degrades Performance in Some Games

Some observers regarded the target as " far from ambitious ". In addition, a Microsoft representative using srepaka as a Reddit handle, also confirmed that the gaming degradation issue is "likel...

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Emmanuel Macron open letter calls for European renewal

The next elections to the European Parliament will be held between May 23 and 26. He called Brexit a symbol of the crisis plaguing Europe - a "trap" of lies and irresponsibility backed by fake news....

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Suspect in shooting of IL deputy arrested

Suspect in shooting of IL deputy arrested

Deputy Jacob Keltner died around 3:30 p.m., hours after he was shot at a Rockford motel, according to the McHenry County sheriff's office. After the shooting, the suspect led police on a chase and b...

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Ohio Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown Won't Run For President

Ohio Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown Won't Run For President

And I plan on making sure that happens I will keep calling out Donald Trump and his phony populism. Brown is the third Democrat considering a presidential campaign to decide against it this week. "W...

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Russia's Oil Product Exports To US Surge Amid Sanctions On Venezuela

Russia's Oil Product Exports To US Surge Amid Sanctions On Venezuela

In one Caracas neighborhood, residents threw up their windows and began banging on pots and pans in a sign of protest while others shouted out expletives and Maduro's name. For his part, Guaido, the...

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International Women’s Day wishes 2019: Status messages and cards

International Women’s Day wishes 2019: Status messages and cards

However, it was in 1975 when the United Nations (UN) adopted a resolution of celebrating a United Nations Day for Women's Rights and International Peace day to be observed anytime during the year by i...

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North Korea is hit by 'artificial' 2.1-magnitude quake

North Korea is hit by 'artificial' 2.1-magnitude quake

However, following the first meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore a year ago, Trump raised eyebrows at a press conference when he said Washingto...

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Former Vatican treasurer Pell's appeal process to begin in June

Former Vatican treasurer Pell's appeal process to begin in June

The cardinal was convicted in December on five charges - one of sexual penetration of a child and four of committing an indecent act with a child - stemming from offences after a Sunday mass when he w...

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Democrats, including Ocasio-Cortez, condemn U.S. strategy on Venezuela

Abrams explained plans for protection of U.S. embassies overseas are always on the table; however, the United States does not plan on intervening militarily in Venezuela in the context of the recent d...

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Search for Italian, Scot climber resumes on Pakistan peak

Search for Italian, Scot climber resumes on Pakistan peak

The search for two climbers missing on the world's ninth-highest mountain has been called off. Though the latest search by rescuers remained unsuccessful, the operation was likely to continue Wednes...

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Fort Worth church offers ashes to go near Starbucks

Fort Worth church offers ashes to go near Starbucks

Altogether, the "drive-thru ashes" blessing took about 10 seconds of her time, and she didn't have to take off her puffy winter coat or her aviator sunglasses. Pastor Gary Percesepe with the Church in...

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PH lawmakers' 'very cordial' meeting with Malaysian PM Mahathir

PH lawmakers' 'very cordial' meeting with Malaysian PM Mahathir

Some Filipino politicians have alleged this drives up property prices, takes away jobs from locals and even affects tax revenues. "We want southern Philippines to be stable, peaceful, and we can the...

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PS4 Remote Play Comes to iPhone: Here's How It Works

PS4 Remote Play Comes to iPhone: Here's How It Works

You can use the app as your PS4 keyboard, allowing you to enter text from your iOS device. Your phone must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network as your PS4 in order to pair. Sony's DualShock 4 co...

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Trump revokes Obama rule on reporting drone strike deaths

Trump revokes Obama rule on reporting drone strike deaths

Although the congressionally mandated report requires more detailed, comprehensive information on military strikes than the 2016 order does, Lewis said he was concerned that the Trump administration h...

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'Rape Day' video game won't be available on Steam

'Rape Day' video game won't be available on Steam

In a statement published today, Valve's Erik Johnson explained the reason to remove Rape Day from Steam . Valve closed out its statement by saying it's willing to work with developers to find...

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International Women's Day: Call for 'all genders to be included'

International Women's Day: Call for 'all genders to be included'

It was only in 1977, when March 8 was proclaimed as the International Women's Day . From urban planning that focuses on community safety to e-learning platforms that take classrooms to women and girl...

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United Nations rights chief presents annual report to Human Rights Council

United Nations rights chief presents annual report to Human Rights Council

On Wednesday, Republican Senator Ron Johnson echoed Rubio's criticisms of bin Salman, while also using the "full gangster" tagline. It reflects worldwide concern at the detention of a number of acti...

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Phillipe Barbarin: French cardinal guilty of abuse cover-up

Phillipe Barbarin: French cardinal guilty of abuse cover-up

Preynat, who was charged with sexual abuse in 2016, is expected to be tried later this year. Barbarin offers his resignation to the Pope after a court on Thursday found him guilty of failing to r...

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Original Diablo kicks off classic Blizzard re-releases on GOG

Original Diablo kicks off classic Blizzard re-releases on GOG

In late 1996, Blizzard introduced the world to Diablo , forever altering the action role-playing genre. Diablo is merely the first of these classic Blizzard games that'll be hosted on GOG - ...

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Kid Icarus And StarTropics Join The Switch Online NES Library This Month

Kid Icarus And StarTropics Join The Switch Online NES Library This Month

You can get more information on the NES Nintendo Switch Online service here. You'll have to venture through two dimensional levels with the ultimate end goal being to save " Angel Land " from the ev...

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Former Trump campaign chief to be sentenced, could face life in prison

Former Trump campaign chief to be sentenced, could face life in prison

After his first trial, when he was found guilty , Manafort struck a plea agreement with Mueller for the remaining 10 counts the jury was deadlocked on and a second set of charges in Washington, D.C...

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