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Monument to feminist trailblazer Fawcett erected outside London's parliament

Monument to feminist trailblazer Fawcett erected outside London's parliament

It would be another 10 years before that right was granted to all women. The statue marks February's centenary of the Representation of the People Act, which extended the vote to around eight millio...

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Donald Trump just got a big win on Mike Pompeo

Donald Trump just got a big win on Mike Pompeo

He said that Mr. Pompeo said during his Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing that as a former military member he would promote the use of "soft power" before using force. But minutes before the ...

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Lobbyist claims Yeti iced out NRA, sparking calls for boycotts

Lobbyist claims Yeti iced out NRA, sparking calls for boycotts

A letter on the NRA website says Yeti "suddenly, without prior notice" declined to do business with the NRA Foundation . YETI said that that "directly contradict [s] the inaccurate statement"...

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At least 37 Maoists killed in jungle raids in India

At least 37 Maoists killed in jungle raids in India

Addressing a joint press conference in Gadchiroli on Sunday evening, Inspector General of Police, Anti-Naxal Operation, Sharad Shelar and local SP Abhinav Deshmukh said security forces came under fi...

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Trump dismisses query about Michael Cohen pardon with two words: 'stupid question'

Trump dismisses query about Michael Cohen pardon with two words: 'stupid question'

And then the mood changed dramatically. President Donald Trump didn't take kindly to a query Tuesday in the Oval Office about his embattled attorney Michael Cohen , calling a question about possi...

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Waffle House Offers to Pay Funeral Expenses Of Shooting Victims

Waffle House Offers to Pay Funeral Expenses Of Shooting Victims

After Travis Reinking allegedly stole a BMW from a Nashville area auto dealer last week, police say they found it outside the apartment where he lived. By then police had searched his apartment, whe...

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Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput all set to welcome their second baby!

Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput all set to welcome their second baby!

Shahid Kapoor is elated that he is going to become a father for the second time, and says it was his wife Mira Rajput's decision to break the news on Instagram. Ishaan's debut film Beyond The Clou...

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Security personnel killed in encounter in Pulwama

Security personnel killed in encounter in Pulwama

A police official said acting on specific information, army, police and paramilitary CRPF men launched combing and search operation in Lam forest area of Tral in Pulwama district early this morning to...

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Wishes pour in as Sachin celebrates 45th birthday

Wishes pour in as Sachin celebrates 45th birthday

Over a career spanning 24 years, 200 test matches, 100 centuries, Sachin Tendulkar went from a being a 16-year-old debutant on the worldwide pitch to the God of cricket. The Master Blaster was a par...

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Music's business model shifts as streaming revenue dominates for first time

Music's business model shifts as streaming revenue dominates for first time

Streaming now accounts for 38.4% of total recorded music revenue and its growth has more than offset a 5.4% decline in physical revenue and a 20.5% decline in download revenue. "We are still only tw...

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Brent oil hits $75.20, highest since November 2014

Brent oil hits $75.20, highest since November 2014

By May 12, the U.S. must decide whether to leave the nuclear deal with Iran and reintroduce sanctions against OPEC's third-largest oil producer, which will tighten global supplies. Trump's tweet may...

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VA Secretary Nominee's Confirmation Hearing Reportedly Postponed Over New Potential Concerns

VA Secretary Nominee's Confirmation Hearing Reportedly Postponed Over New Potential Concerns

One of us worked (just down the hall from Dr. Jackson, actually) on vetting hundreds of senior administration officials. Jackson is an active duty admiral who has been the White House physician sinc...

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Burges High School students participate in national school walkouts

Burges High School students participate in national school walkouts

On one side, some individuals are activists for stricter gun laws, and advocates for the notion that less gun access means less violence. Friday marked the 19th anniversary of the shooting at Columb...

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Netanyahu to Iran's Zarif: 'I am not impressed by words'

Netanyahu to Iran's Zarif: 'I am not impressed by words'

In a speech to dozens of foreign ambassadors on Monday, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu invoked the name of former prime minister Menachem Begin in reiterating his pledge to prevent Iran from thre...

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Monkey Loses Federal Appeal In Animal Selfie Case

Monkey Loses Federal Appeal In Animal Selfie Case

The dispute stemmed from a famous image that Naruto , a rare crested macaque who lives on an nature reserve, snapped using a camera that British photographer David Slater left mounted and unattende...

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Facebook Insists It Will Protect User Info

Facebook Insists It Will Protect User Info

Cambridge Analytica is blamed by Facebook for acquiring the vast amount of personal data that was then used in campaign research during the United States presidential election. TheNewsGuru repo...

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Child rape: Government approves death penalty as punishment

Child rape: Government approves death penalty as punishment

Up to 90 per cent of rape cases reported were pending trial at the end of 2016. Instead of reducing cases of rape, it is more likely to further endanger children. A better deterrent for rape of mino...

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Lavrov: No Decision Yet On Delivery Of S-300 Missiles To Syria

Lavrov: No Decision Yet On Delivery Of S-300 Missiles To Syria

The United States, France and Britain launched 105 missiles overnight in retaliation for a suspected poison gas attack in Syria a week ago, targeting what the Pentagon said were three chemical weapons...

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BC man identified as victim killed by vigilante mob in Peru

BC man identified as victim killed by vigilante mob in Peru

Shortly after Lomas was found dead in her home Thursday, her family circulated a wanted poster with a photo of Woodroffe, according to the Peruvian news site Americatv.com.pe, which broadcast an ima...

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United States to continue with maximum pressure campaign against North Korea: WH

United States to continue with maximum pressure campaign against North Korea: WH

She continued, "Exactly what the president's been saying all along, that this was a false premise that this entire thing started on. We also have seen a major change in what has taken place in the pas...

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Arson suspect arrested after KTV fire kills 18

Arson suspect arrested after KTV fire kills 18

Last year, police arrested a man suspected of setting fire to a two-story house in eastern China , killing 22 people. According to a New York Times report, post the fatal fire , government forced ...

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European rights court rejects case on terminally ill toddler

European rights court rejects case on terminally ill toddler

But she said any granting of Italian citizenship seemed created to "frustrate" orders made in a British court. That was meant to happen at noon, but was extended to 2.30pm, and then delayed further ...

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Windrush generation to get United Kingdom citizenship papers free

Windrush generation to get United Kingdom citizenship papers free

The home secretary unveiled an emergency package of measures created to end the crisis yesterday. ■ European Union nationals applying to stay after Brexit will find it "as easy to use as setting u...

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Flight records illuminate Trump's '13 Moscow trip

Flight records illuminate Trump's '13 Moscow trip

Photo via the White House. President Trump has repeatedly claimed he didn't stay overnight in Moscow during his highly-publicized trip to the Russian capital in 2013 - but flight records reveal t...

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NY announces new efficiency target to slash consumption by 2025

NY announces new efficiency target to slash consumption by 2025

Cuomo's new proposal came on the same day that his Democratic primary opponent Cynthia Nixon joined hundreds of New Yorkers at an environmental rally outside the state Capitol. Cuomo, said that the un...

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Nine dead, 16 hurt in Toronto van incident

Nine dead, 16 hurt in Toronto van incident

Traffic is being controlled on an avenue by the hospital's main center, and staff met to make sure enough beds were available for the people who were injured. The attacker, Abdulahi Hasan Sharif, had ...

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With test freeze, North Korea settles for imperfect nuclear threat

With test freeze, North Korea settles for imperfect nuclear threat

With North Korea, similar has been tried for decades with little progress. North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un visited China's embassy in Pyongyang to express his "bitter sorrow" after a bus crash ki...

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Russian, Chinese FMs call for peace in Syria

Russian, Chinese FMs call for peace in Syria

Pyongyang said on Saturday it would suspend nuclear and missile tests and scrap its nuclear test site. "Minister Freeland and G7 Foreign Ministers reaffirmed our shared respect for rules-based world...

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Alabama Waffle House arrest

Alabama Waffle House arrest

Clemon's mother Chiquitta Clemons-Howard told AL.com after: 'They didn't even ask her to leave, she was waiting for them to give her the district manager's card so she could file a complaint on one of...

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Ivana Trump: Donald doesn't have to run again

Ivana Trump: Donald doesn't have to run again

Ivana said she thinks Trump might miss his freedom and may have underestimated how much is involved in being president, making another term "unnecessary" for the soon-to-be 72-year-old. Ivana may ...

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