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Tory MP gives up World Cup dream after criticism over linesman role

Tory MP gives up World Cup dream after criticism over linesman role

LINESMAN and Scottish MP Douglas Ross will miss next year's World Cup after facing heavy criticism for missing a parliamentary vote. "The outcome of this decision means that I can no longer do the m...

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House passes $4T budget in step forward for Trump tax plan

House passes $4T budget in step forward for Trump tax plan

The $4 trillion budget for 2018 calls for $1.3 trillion in cuts to all non-Medicare health-care initiatives, plus a $473 billion cut to Medicare itself. At the root of their objection is the potential...

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Manitoba plan sets up potential fight with Ottawa over carbon tax rate

Manitoba plan sets up potential fight with Ottawa over carbon tax rate

The Manitoba government hopes to charge a flat carbon price of $25 per tonne, or 5 cents more per litre of gasoline, starting next year. The Pallister government emphasized the plan is a sustainable...

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Crimean Tatars return to Kiev after release from jail in Russian Federation

Crimean Tatars return to Kiev after release from jail in Russian Federation

Akhtem Chiygoz and Ilmi Umerov , the two deputy heads of the Crimean Tatar community's representative body barred by the Russian authorities as "extremist", the Mejlis, were sentenced respectively t...

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Shiv Sena attacks BJP again; says Modi wave ended

Shiv Sena attacks BJP again; says Modi wave ended

The Chief Minister said, "As a party, Uddhav-ji has to decide". "Balasaheb Thackeray never saw everything in a negative way. There some leaders in Sena who think they are above their party", he said. ...

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L'immunité parlementaire de Khalifa Sall pourrait être levée

L'immunité parlementaire de Khalifa Sall pourrait être levée

Selon le quotidien Libération repris par SENEWEB, une source proche du cabinet du cabinet du président de l'Assemblée, Moustapha Niasse, a confirmé l'information, tout en précisant qu'une commission a...

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Stephen Colbert: Ivanka Trump

Stephen Colbert: Ivanka Trump "Doesn't Know What Words Mean"

Famously, Trump also had trouble with the word " complicit " this spring, after a scorching Saturday Night Live sketch brought the term to the fore. the best part of an otherwise incredible day!" ...

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Equatorial Guinea VP Teodorin Obiang sentenced in France

Equatorial Guinea VP Teodorin Obiang sentenced in France

The case against Theodorin was triggered by anti-corruption campaign group Transparency International and a similar NGO, called Sherpa. It is the first of three cases involving families of African l...

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Día de los Muertos

Día de los Muertos

A Dia de los Muertos exhibition is seen at the Mexican Cultural Center in Denver. FOREVER SOULS-Carolyn Valdez's family created this altar previous year for the Dia de los Muertos event at Str...

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Sonia admitted to hospital with stomach upset; Rahul says

Sonia admitted to hospital with stomach upset; Rahul says

The 70-year-old Congress president is now under observation. She was flown into the national capital in an air ambulance from Shimla, where she had gone on Thursday on a personal visit after nearl...

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Sushma Swaraj requests WCD minister to probe Sherin Mathews's adoption process

Sushma Swaraj requests WCD minister to probe Sherin Mathews's adoption process

He had been earlier held for suspected child endangerment but was freed on bail. Richardson police spokesman Sergeant Kevin Perlich said that the probe is continuing, despite the revised statement b...

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Apple acquires NZ wireless charging developer PowerbyProxi

Apple acquires NZ wireless charging developer PowerbyProxi

Both Apple and PowerbyProxi are yet to announce terms of the transaction. "Our Auckland team will be a great addition as Apple works to create a wireless future". For consumers, charging a sin...

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Scrutiny into Whitefish Energy's Puerto Rico contract intensifies

Scrutiny into Whitefish Energy's Puerto Rico contract intensifies

On Wednesday night, Puerto Rico's governor said he will be reviewing the contracting process. State utilities on the USA mainland have helped power authorities like Puerto Rico's recover quickly fro...

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Valve Reveals Plans to Update its Steam Curator System

Valve Reveals Plans to Update its Steam Curator System

Curator-reviewed games that have similar content, genres, themes etc. will be placed together, so players can view other games they may like along with the current game they're viewing. Currently, Val...

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Xperia R1 Plus

Xperia R1 Plus

For camera, the devices have a 13MP auto focus rear camera and an 8MP front facing shooter. There is also a dedicated MicroSD card slot for expanding the storage additionally up to 128GB. Both the p...

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A Gay Couple, A Cake, and A Supreme Court Case

Craig and Mullins filed a lawsuit against Phillips and his cake shop, citing discrimination based on sexual orientation; the State court sided with Craig and Mullins. The Supreme Court is expected to ...

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Long-term plan for CPEC to be approved next month: Pak

Long-term plan for CPEC to be approved next month: Pak

Pakistan Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal has said that a long-term plan for the CPEC will be approved by the Joint Cooperation Council at its meeting scheduled for November 21 in Beijing. The board was...

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Brazilian lawmakers block trial for president

Brazilian lawmakers block trial for president

During the discussions, Temer's allied contested the charges, while the opposition pointed out to Temer's close relationship with Joesley Batista, one of the owners of the meatpacker JBS, who is at th...

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Garcia tops group, Wozniacki advances too

Garcia tops group, Wozniacki advances too

The Romanian did her chances no favours after a disastrous first set against Wozniacki. ' Discussing her match, she added, 'One point, maybe, decided the match, but I missed my chances . The crowd lo...

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Drilling Down into The Technicals On TravelSky Technology Limited (SEHK:696)

A company that manages their assets well will have a higher return, while a company that manages their assets poorly will have a lower return. The ROIC is calculated by dividing the net operating prof...

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Hibakusha Thurlow to attend Nobel fete

Hibakusha Thurlow to attend Nobel fete

Setsuko Thurlow, 85, was 13-years-old and living in Hiroshima when the US dropped the first of two nuclear weapons on Japan. Setsuko Thurlow, who was 13 at the time of the bombing on Aug 6, 1945, wi...

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Abuse allegations deeply concerning, says No 10 after Sun claims

Abuse allegations deeply concerning, says No 10 after Sun claims

The WhatsApp group of staffers is reported by the Sun newspaper to have named senior politicians they did not feel safe around. The group, which was revealed by The Sun , includes researchers, se...

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Protester turns Rome's Trevi Fountain into red lake

Protester turns Rome's Trevi Fountain into red lake

In 2007, Italian "vandalism artist" Graziano Cecchini claimed responsibility but said he had used natural dye so that he would not damage the 18th-century marble fountain. Deputy mayor Luca Bergamo sa...

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Election Hacking: Georgia Server Wiped After Vulnerabilities Exposed

Election Hacking: Georgia Server Wiped After Vulnerabilities Exposed

The server, which was maintained by the Center for Election Systems at Kennesaw State University, had all of its data erased by technicians on July 7. The plaintiffs were counting on an independent se...

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L'enseignant avait une liaison avec son élève de 14 ans — Montpellier

L'enseignant avait une liaison avec son élève de 14 ans — Montpellier

L'homme, désormais âgé de 39 ans a été placé en garde à vue lundi 23 octobre. Entendue, la collégienne qui avait moins de 15 ans lorsque les faits se sont déroulés, aurait confirmé la nature de leurs ...

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FPL customers may pick up tab for restoration after Hurricane Irma

FPL customers may pick up tab for restoration after Hurricane Irma

The state Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has projected a preliminary $2.5 billion impact to Florida's agriculture industry from Irma and has estimated the industry's losses at $761 mi...

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Baignade interdite après un échouage de physalies — Bretagne

Baignade interdite après un échouage de physalies — Bretagne

Photo d'illustration Le Télégramme La mairie de Larmor-Plage vient de lever l'arrêté pris dans la semaine pour interdire l'accès au bord de mer et à la baignade sur ses plages où des physalies ava...

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Trump Responds to 'Wacky' California Billionaire Tom Steyer's Ad Urging Impeachment

Trump Responds to 'Wacky' California Billionaire Tom Steyer's Ad Urging Impeachment

Critics will likely see Trump's tweet as an odd decision that brings more attention and eyeballs to a one minute clip that seeks signatures on a petition (which you can see here at NeedToImpeach.com ...

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Will support Congress in Gujarat, says Patidar leader Hardik Patel

Will support Congress in Gujarat, says Patidar leader Hardik Patel

Along with two other youth protestors - OBC icon Alpesh Thakor, who joined the Congress recently, and Dalit leader Jignesh Mewani - Patel threatens to spoil the BJP's chances at the hustings. "The...

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Police appeal for victim of deliberate hit and run in south London

Police appeal for victim of deliberate hit and run in south London

The Met Police said further footage, which has not been released, shows the vehicle making several more manoeuvres, "deliberately targeting pedestrians", before driving away towards Lewisham. Two youn...

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