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China's "toilet revolution" to boost tourism, quality of life

In his report to the Communist Party's national congress report last month, Xi said satisfying the public's desire for a decent life was the administration's main challenge. "At tourist sites, visit...

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Trump's White House might ban staff from using personal mobile phones

Trump's White House might ban staff from using personal mobile phones

At least five Trump administration officials, who spoke anonymously because the ban isn't final, said employees were anxious that the rule would block them from communicating with family and friends...

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Google says no changes in algorithm to re-rank websites: Russian watchdog

Google says no changes in algorithm to re-rank websites: Russian watchdog

The Roskomnadzor watchdog said earlier this month it would seek clarification from Alphabet Inc's Google over whether it intentionally placed articles from Russian news websites Sputnik and Russi...

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Ishaan Khatter bags 'Best Actor award' for 'Beyond The Clouds'!

Ishaan Khatter bags 'Best Actor award' for 'Beyond The Clouds'!

Shahid Kapoor's step-brother, Ishaan Khattar won the Best Actor award, in Turkey, at the International Bosphorus Film Festival, for his debut film 'Beyond The Clouds' . Filmmaker Karan Johar, who is ...

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Turkish businessman will not go on trial: U.S. judge

Turkish businessman will not go on trial: U.S. judge

James Margolin, a spokesman for USA prosecutors in Manhattan, declined to comment on whether Zarrab was cooperating with the authorities. But Zarrab stopped appearing at pretrial hearings several week...

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Libya navy says over 30 migrants dead, 200 rescued off coast

Libya navy says over 30 migrants dead, 200 rescued off coast

Patrols had found 31 bodies and 60 survivors from one boat, along with a further 140 survivors from a second. "We looked for other survivors for more than five hours", he said. Since July, there has b...

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House committee issues show-cause order vs Sereno lawyers

House committee issues show-cause order vs Sereno lawyers

Drilon, who served as secretary of Justice under former President Corazon C. Aquino, said that since the primary objective of the committee's plan to subpoena the Chief Justice is to require her to te...

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ABC Will Be Asked To

ABC Will Be Asked To "Reconsider" Moving Hottest 100 Date

Although just 15% of all Australians agree the date of Australia Day should be moved according to that poll, Triple J's survey of its listeners found 60% favoured moving the Hottest 100. Asked if th...

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NFF renews Gernot Rohr's contract

NFF renews Gernot Rohr's contract

The German technician, who was hired by the NFF in August last year, was handed a target of qualifying the Eagles for next year's Federation Internationale de Football Association tournament in Russia...

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Pope Francis arrives in Yangon on Apostolic Visit to Myanmar

Pope Francis arrives in Yangon on Apostolic Visit to Myanmar

The Pope also wished them a safe trip and said, "They say it is too hot now [in Myanmar]". The pope, who is visiting Myanmar to spread a message of peace, has spoken up several times for the Rohingy...

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Gionee launches two full screen smartphones with quad cameras

Gionee launches two full screen smartphones with quad cameras

Gionee launched eight new smartphones for China and global markets on November 27. The smartphone uses a slightly smaller 5.9-inch 18:9 aspect ratio screen with 2.5D tempered glass protection on the...

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FHP Trying To Find Out What Caused Deadly Alligator Alley Crash

FHP Trying To Find Out What Caused Deadly Alligator Alley Crash

Livingston was driving a 2003 Ford Expedition west on Interstate 75 in western Broward County when the SUV "sustained a left rear tire tread separation", FHP said. The couple had spent Thanksgiving in...

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Little Mix to perform in Lincoln next year

Little Mix to perform in Lincoln next year

The band, best known for their hits Touch , Shout Out to my Ex and Wings , have just released a platinum version of their fourth studio album Glory Days.

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Least Sinful City in US Is in the Northeast

Least Sinful City in US Is in the Northeast

Wallethub analysts compared the cities across 32 key metrics including violent crimes per capita, excessive drinking, potential for cheaters, theft and more. We ranked at No. 61 for "Greed", which me...

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Jorge Sampaoli:

Jorge Sampaoli: "Não gosto da forma como a Alemanha joga"

São 32 seleções divididas em oito grupos de quatro, nos quais os dois melhores avançam à próxima fase.

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Melbourne man planned New Year's Eve terror plot, police say

Melbourne man planned New Year's Eve terror plot, police say

The alleged attack was scheduled for this New Year's Eve, police said. Police allege a man plotted to shoot as many people as he could on New Year's Eve at Melbourne's Federation Square. Police alle...

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Demon's Souls Online Servers Will Be Shutting Down Permanently in February

Demon's Souls Online Servers Will Be Shutting Down Permanently in February

Demon's Souls online service will end on February 28, 2018, Sony Interactive Entertainment announced on Monday. This means that after February of next year, players will be unable to enjoy online c...

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Turkey mourns Egypt mosque victims

Turkey mourns Egypt mosque victims

At least 235 worshippers have been killed by gunmen who attacked a mosque affiliated with Sufi groups in Egypt's North Sinai during Friday prayers, in one of the deadliest attacks on civilians in th...

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Bruce Springsteen Extends Broadway Run!

Bruce Springsteen Extends Broadway Run!

The Boss is here to stay. "You read it here first: " Springsteen on Broadway " will extend its run past February, possibly even till June". "Fans who previously registered and were verified but pl...

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Nuggets forward Millsap to miss several months after surgery

Nuggets forward Millsap to miss several months after surgery

The procedure for a ligament injury was performed by Dr. Millsap was averaging 15.3 points, 6.2 rebounds and 1.3 blocks per game for the Nuggets, who are now 11-8 and sitting in sixth place in the W...

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Sony VP Says PlayStation Had Its Biggest Black Friday Sale Ever

Sony VP Says PlayStation Had Its Biggest Black Friday Sale Ever

There isn't one. At the time of writing there are no new games on the slate for this week. For the month of December 2017, our prediction is going to be mostly focusing on the first and third party ga...

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Razer's CEO explains the benefits of removing the headphone jack

Razer's CEO explains the benefits of removing the headphone jack

Then join our Team! But one area where the spec sheet felt lacking was the headphone jack . The CEO Min-Liang Tan believes that its customers deserve a proper explanation why this decision was made. ...

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Square Enix isn't giving up on the Deus Ex series

Square Enix isn't giving up on the Deus Ex series

These rumours became particularly easy to believe as Square Enix' Western titles hit drastically low sales . In any case, did you like Deus Ex Mankind Divided? In a recent interview with Games...

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Big Call of Duty

Furthermore, the files reveal that the supply drops also contain variants of 16 different weapons, and Sledgehammer Games might be looking to add these weapons to the Call of Duty: WW2 Weapons suppl...

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Wooden boat carrying 8 corpses washes ashore in Japan

Wooden boat carrying 8 corpses washes ashore in Japan

The Japanese news agency said some of the bodies were skeletonized, adding although their nationalities remained unconfirmed, the ship is likely to belong to the North. The incidents come at a time of...

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California Dem steps down after sexual harassment allegations

California Dem steps down after sexual harassment allegations

On Monday, Bocanegra denied that he is guilty of such crimes, but said he is "admittedly not ideal". This morning, in a statement emailed to reporters and posted on Facebook, Bocanegra said he had...

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Sheriff says remains identified as those of missing Florida grandmother

Sheriff says remains identified as those of missing Florida grandmother

Investigators in Buffalo, New York, provided an update on Mott, who had been sought on a warrant issued in Neptune Beach, Florida, and is now in custody. "His mom is understandably very concerned", th...

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Facebook's AI Will Now Detect Suicidal Posts Before They're Reported

Facebook's AI Will Now Detect Suicidal Posts Before They're Reported

It will also use the technology to prioritize the order its team reviews posts. Its latest effort will bring the automated flagging tools on text and video posts globally, except in the European Uni...

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Trump calls Elizabeth Warren 'Pocahontas' in front of Navajo code talkers

Trump calls Elizabeth Warren 'Pocahontas' in front of Navajo code talkers

Pocahontas is the name of a Native American who was the daughter of Chief Powhatan, and was notorious for her role in the English settling in Virginia. Mr. Trump has called her "Pocahontas" in the pa...

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Tumblr Founder David Karp Resigns

Tumblr Founder David Karp Resigns

According to statement, Tumblr Chief Operating Officer Jeff D'Onofrio is taking over in Karp's absence. Verizon acquired Yahoo for $4.5 billion earlier this year to create a new subsidiary named Oat...

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