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Trump's New Travel Ban Blocked by Federal Judge, Reports Say

He told ABC News: "It's not the Muslim ban". "We're going to win". Barring any final court ruling, Donald Trump's revised travel ban will go into effect after midnight on Thursday . After t...

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Theresa May rejects call for second referendum on Scottish independence

Theresa May rejects call for second referendum on Scottish independence

On Thursday, British Prime Minister Theresa May rebuffed the demand, saying a referendum while Brexit talks were under way would risk weakening Britain's hand in its negotiations over leaving the EU. ...

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Michael Flynn was paid by Russians before joining Trump team

Michael Flynn was paid by Russians before joining Trump team

House Democrats quickly seized on the documents as evidence that Flynn may have violated the Emoluments Clause of the U.S. Constitution, which prohibits top government officials from accepting payme...

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Japan beats Israel to head to WBC semifinals with flawless record

Japan beats Israel to head to WBC semifinals with flawless record

Dutch slugger Wladimir Balentien hit a three-run homer in the first inning and another in the third inning, ousting Cuba from the global showdown of elite worldwide talent and Major League Baseball st...

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Scotland seeks independence: First Minister Nicola Sturgeon demands approval for second referendum

Scotland seeks independence: First Minister Nicola Sturgeon demands approval for second referendum

Sturgeon said she will request approval from UK Prime Minister Theresa May [official website] for a referendum vote through a Section 30 order [text]. May's government said in response to Sturge...

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Somali Pirates Reportedly Seize Tanker In First Commercial Hijacking Since 2012

Somali Pirates Reportedly Seize Tanker In First Commercial Hijacking Since 2012

Some of Somalia's remaining pirates likely launched an opportunistic attack and it paid off, though their operation cannot be considered a full success until they can translate the hijacking into ra...

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'They'll let you down again' - Graeme Souness not impressed by Leicester's improvement

'They'll let you down again' - Graeme Souness not impressed by Leicester's improvement

We're champions.' They took their foot off the accelerator and got into their big comfy armchairs, got their Bentley in the auto park, maybe changed their house. Arsenal, Manchester City and Tottenham...

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Trump to visit Michigan on Wednesday

Trump to visit Michigan on Wednesday

The president reminded them that he stopped the unfair Transpacific Partnership trade deal, and started working with auto CEOs to bring more jobs back to the United States. United Auto Workers preside...

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White House Mulls Lowering Threshold on Acceptable Civilian Casualties in Drone Strikes

White House Mulls Lowering Threshold on Acceptable Civilian Casualties in Drone Strikes

Under the drone policy of the Obama administration, the Central Intelligence Agency could find a suspect, but the armed forces would carry out the actual strike. Trump's previously undisclosed decisio...

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IAF Sukhoi-30 fighter jet crashes in Barmer, pilots safe

IAF Sukhoi-30 fighter jet crashes in Barmer, pilots safe

Russia-made Sukhoi jets have a long history of accidents just like MiG series aircrafts. Both the pilots were confirmed safe. It has also been learned that both the pilots ejected the plane minutes be...

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NATO Secretary Urges Allies to Spend More on Military

NATO Secretary Urges Allies to Spend More on Military

According to the report, only the U.S., the UK, Estonia, Greece and Poland were the five nations of the 28-member bloc that met the 2% target. Defence spending by NATO's European allies has been on ...

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Employers' Hijab Ban Isn't 'Direct Discrimination,' European Court Says

Employers' Hijab Ban Isn't 'Direct Discrimination,' European Court Says

In 2009, French company Micropole similarly fired Asma Bougnaoui , who had worked as a design engineer since 2008, after a customer complained about her hijab. "Accordingly, such an internal rule doe...

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May expects royal assent to trigger Brexit 'in coming days'

The House of Lords made two amendments to the Bill, firstly introducing a "meaningful" vote on the final deal with Brussels. Earlier, the Commons voted overwhelmingly to overturn two previous ...

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Another blast of snow on the way for Ottawa

Another blast of snow on the way for Ottawa

The sun will come out again on Wednesday, while above-zero temperatures will return Thursday, Environment Canada said. After that, we'll have chances of flurries throughout the rest of the week. Fifte...

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Jewish Community Centre evacuated after second bomb threat in 1 week

Jewish Community Centre evacuated after second bomb threat in 1 week

The building reopened later in the afternoon to serve as a warming center for those without power in the area. Many of these centers have been threatened a couple of times in recent weeks. Temple De...

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Egyptian prosecution frees ousted president Hosni Mubarak

Egyptian prosecution frees ousted president Hosni Mubarak

Ousted president Hosni Mubarak , who ruled Egypt for almost three decades, was released from detention Monday after he was cleared of ordering the killing of peaceful protesters in 2011, Egypt's offi...

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Turkish FM: Turkey vows for tenfold retaliation against Dutch govt.

Turkey's Family Minister Fatma Betul Sayan Kaya was back in Istanbul on Sunday after being expelled from the Netherlands and escorted back to Germany by Dutch police, condemning The Hague's "ugly" tr...

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Trump plans Mar-a-Lago meeting with Chinese president Xi Jinping

Relations between China and the U.S. have been shaken since the election of Trump after he called the "One China" policy into question and took a call from Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen in December...

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Rahul Gandhi congratulates PM Modi on UP Victory

Rahul Gandhi congratulates PM Modi on UP Victory

Terming the poll verdict in Manipur and Punjab as a defeat of the anti-national forces, he said, the people of Manipur have raised the voice of nationalism while those in Goa and Punjab have outrightl...

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USA court voids 3 Texas congressional districts

USA court voids 3 Texas congressional districts

Texas will now consider whether to appeal the federal court's decision to the Supreme Court. Some of Texas' 36 congressional districts violate either the U.S. In the 6th, which includes Ellis and Na...

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Russian Federation confirms envoy met with Trump and Clinton camps during election

Russian Federation confirms envoy met with Trump and Clinton camps during election

But Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov says there are no signs of progress yet. "And to the contrary, the other candidate, Donald Trump, was saying that, 'Yes, we disagree with the Russians.in lots of ...

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SEC teams make tournament, and here's the full field

SEC teams make tournament, and here's the full field

The Tide lost 79-74 to the Wildcats in the SEC Tournament semifinal game. "The game could have easily been tied or we could have been up by one if a couple of free throws [were good] here and the...

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Pope Says He's Open To Letting Married Catholic Men Become Priests

Pope Says He's Open To Letting Married Catholic Men Become Priests

Sign up for free news alerts from WND.com, America's independent news network. It is thought the option could allow men who are already married to be ordained as priests. This teaching was re-affi...

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Wisconsin dominates tired men's basketball in B1G semifinals

Wisconsin dominates tired men's basketball in B1G semifinals

With the championship, MI becomes the lowest-seeded team to win the Big Ten Tournament and the second to claim the title by winning four games in four days. When Minnesota made a run to tie their semi...

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Akhilesh Yadav submits his resignation to UP Governor Ram Naik

Akhilesh Yadav submits his resignation to UP Governor Ram Naik

I will review the party's performance and analyse the results. He added that more than 26% of the party workers still stand with Mulayam Singh Yadav. The SP veteran said this was not the first time ...

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Death Toll In Damascus Twin Bombing Climbs To 74, Monitor Says

Death Toll In Damascus Twin Bombing Climbs To 74, Monitor Says

Iraq's Foreign Ministry said in a statement that at least 40 Iraqis were killed and 120 wounded. The cemetery is one of the capital's oldest and is where several prominent religious figures are bu...

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Amber Alert Issued For 4-Year-Old Toronto Girl Inside Stolen Car

Clarification: Toronto police released the name of the child, but later said that was an error and her name should not have been released. The driver was driving "erratically", police said around 7:30...

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LIVE Assembly Elections 2017 results for 5 states to be announced today

LIVE Assembly Elections 2017 results for 5 states to be announced today

Congress, which is the only national party to challenge BJP, would have become weaker by 2019, particularly after today's results. In the 2014 general elections too, Congress reigned supreme and won...

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Michael Owen insists Arsenal will not win the FA Cup this season

Michael Owen insists Arsenal will not win the FA Cup this season

Olivier Giroud doubled that lead eight minutes after half time. "The team was unjustifiably criticised for our last game against Bayern Munich because we had an outstanding game". Kieran Gibbs' ball a...

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Romelu Lukaku stars as Everton cruise to victory over West Brom

Romelu Lukaku stars as Everton cruise to victory over West Brom

After first-half strikes from Kevin Mirallas and Morgan Schneiderlin, Lukaku met Ross Barkley's cross in the 82nd minute for his seventh goal in his last five matches. Tony Pulis has received heavy cr...

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