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Strong debut for Chinese oil futures

Strong debut for Chinese oil futures

Morgan. Stephen Innes, head of trading for Asia/Pacific at futures brokerage OANDA in Singapore, said there was "considerable resistance" to extending the deal as current, or higher, prices could en...

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Nixon, in Albany to critique Cuomo, pulls no punches

Nixon, in Albany to critique Cuomo, pulls no punches

Nixon also called out Cuomo for his practice of having himself and the three men in a closed room in the Governor's mansion as they negotiate the budget. While speaking, Cuomo also played up his pro...

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BJP IT head declares Karnataka poll date ahead of EC

BJP IT head declares Karnataka poll date ahead of EC

Take a look at Satish's tweet:How can we forget Twitterati, users didn't spare Amit Malviya. The BJP has been desperately trying to unseat Siddaramaiah government with the Congress accusing the ...

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Sioux Falls musician gets 'American Idol' golden ticket

Sioux Falls musician gets 'American Idol' golden ticket

The show, which is now being shot in the United States, will soon be making its Indian television premiere on Zee Cafe. "Jurnee has arrived", said Lionel as he announced she was going to Hollywood. Ka...

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Kerala ambulance driver booked for poor behavior towards accident victim

Kerala ambulance driver booked for poor behavior towards accident victim

The victim was critically injured while crossing the road and got hit by a motorcycle at Thachanattukara in Palakkad district on 20 March. Various television channels aired the visuals of the injure...

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Kenya authorities says Opposition figure, Miguna Miguna threw 'tantrum' at airport

Kenya authorities says Opposition figure, Miguna Miguna threw 'tantrum' at airport

Shortly before his deportation, which came after Odinga enraged the government by staging a symbolic "swearing-in ceremony", Miguna was charged with treason. Orengo said the officers then took the pol...

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China threatens to retaliate against Trump's tariff plan

China threatens to retaliate against Trump's tariff plan

That move is in response to imports tariffs Mr Trump announced earlier this month on steel and aluminium, which were due to go into effect today. "The measures will be implemented in two stages: in ...

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Mother of police officer killed in France terror attack speaks out

Mother of police officer killed in France terror attack speaks out

The couple - both devout Roman Catholics - were Wednesday in a town hall in 2016, but had been preparing for a Church wedding in June. Father Jean-Baptiste said the couple had spent some 30 hours pr...

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Paris: Brutal murder of Jewish Holocaust survivor investigated as anti-Semitic

Paris: Brutal murder of Jewish Holocaust survivor investigated as anti-Semitic

The body of 85-year-old Mireille K. had been found after a fire broke out in her apartment in Paris's 11th District on Friday evening and an autopsy soon revealed the presence of 11 stab wounds lead...

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Sterilization, Notes Ban Were Messages That Got Through: Mamata Banerjee

Sterilization, Notes Ban Were Messages That Got Through: Mamata Banerjee

The chief minister said issues such as demonetisation and bank frauds have affected the common people and it was time for the BJP to "pack up and go". She also met Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) MP...

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Trade balance with China key issue at biz group meet: Prabhu

Trade balance with China key issue at biz group meet: Prabhu

The minister said that another commodity which could be exported from India to China is the high quality pharmaceutical products. "No change" has taken place at the Dokalam standoff area after it wa...

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64 die in Russia shopping centre fire

64 die in Russia shopping centre fire

Four people, including one of the mall's tenants, have been held for questioning. The investigators did not give the cause of the fire but said they have obtained evidence proving "flagrant violatio...

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United Nations chief condoles death of 64 people in Russian mall fire

United Nations chief condoles death of 64 people in Russian mall fire

Firefighters were still recovering bodies as parts of the buildings were still smouldering. A man who was working as clown watches rescue efforts in front of the mall on March 25. The list of those...

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White House Doesn't Deny Trump Campaign Violated Law With Stormy Daniels Payment

White House Doesn't Deny Trump Campaign Violated Law With Stormy Daniels Payment

That alleged altercation occurred months after Daniels agreed to tell a sister publication of "In Touch magazine" her story about the alleged affair in exchange for Dollars 15,000, The Hill reported ...

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Linda Brown Cause Of Death: How Did Linda Die?

Linda Brown Cause Of Death: How Did Linda Die?

Smith was a 3rd grader when her father started a class-action suit in 1951 of the Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kan., which led to the U.S. Cheryl Brown Henderson, Linda Brown's sister,...

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Suspicious packages found at multiple United States government installations in Washington DC area

Suspicious packages found at multiple United States government installations in Washington DC area

According to Howard, an Army explosive ordnance disposal unit " confirmed the package tested positive for black powder and residue" before it was "rendered safe". Among the facilities where the packa...

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Turkey hopes for further development of relations with EU - Erdogan

Turkey hopes for further development of relations with EU - Erdogan

Emerging after two hours of talks for a joint news conference with Erdoğan, Borissov and Juncker, Tusk said that no concrete agreements or compromises had been reached on issues of concern. "Our count...

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McConnell to introduce bill legalizing hemp

McConnell to introduce bill legalizing hemp

Hemp has always been on the list of controlled substances because it's from the same plant species as marijuana, even though hemp has a negligible amount of THC. The Senator from Kentucky pointed to t...

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Zell Miller, Former Georgia Governor and Senator, Dies at 86

Zell Miller, Former Georgia Governor and Senator, Dies at 86

After his time in the governor's mansion ended, he was appointed in 2000 to fill the unexpired term of U.S. Sen. Barnes said Miller's upbringing amid widespread poverty in the north Georgia mountain...

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Gina Rodriguez to star in live-action 'Carmen Sandiego' film for Netflix

Gina Rodriguez to star in live-action 'Carmen Sandiego' film for Netflix

The live-action Carmen Sandiego movie is still in its early stages, according to a report from Deadline . Andy Berman of Misher films will exec produce. The evasive character is the star of the ...

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Man arrested after trying to disarm Rockford officer

Man arrested after trying to disarm Rockford officer

Police said the suspect claimed to be a government spy tasked with arresting operators of Ponzi scheme. "This is the last time you'll see me bro". A loaded semi-automatic pistol was found in the m...

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Gas Prices on the Rise

Gas Prices on the Rise

Gasoline prices in MA are up two cents this week, according to AAA Northeast, which has an office in Framingham, off Route 9. According to GasBuddy.com's daily survey of 3,028 gas outlets in the st...

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Marseilles firefighters respond to house fire

Marseilles firefighters respond to house fire

Firefighters put out the fire in a short amount of time, but there is still damage to the home. Police said as per protocol, the fire was being treated as suspicious until deemed otherwise. The owne...

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Chris Sutton picks Jack Butland over Jordan Pickford for England

They all want to be involved in those big games and play a part for their club and be available for the summer. "There is this big focus now in England on Harry Kane but I think there's a flawle...

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Lawyers For Pulse Nightclub Shooter's Widow Ask Judge To Toss The Case

Lawyers For Pulse Nightclub Shooter's Widow Ask Judge To Toss The Case

WKMG reports that the email sent by prosecutors stated that Seddique Mateen is also being investigated for money transfers to Turkey and Pakistan. In a major development in Orlando nightclub shootou...

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Zuma could face S.African court on graft charges in April

Zuma could face S.African court on graft charges in April

Earlier this month, prosecutors announced they were reinstating charges that were thrown out almost a decade ago in a contentious decision that opened the way for Zuma to become president. This will b...

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Facing unfriendly new map, Pennsylvania GOP congressman will retire

Facing unfriendly new map, Pennsylvania GOP congressman will retire

Under the discarded map, Costello's suburban 6th District had a Republican majority that nevertheless helped Clinton beat Trump there by 2 percentage points in 2016. Terry Madonna, a professor of publ...

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Facebook apologises for Cambridge Analytica scandal through ads

Facebook apologises for Cambridge Analytica scandal through ads

Cambridge Analytica , a data firm owned and operated primarily by foreign nationals, was paid almost $6 million by Donald Trump and Ted Cruz's presidential campaigns in 2016, according to FEC filing...

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Catalonia's former president Puigdemont's extradition starts after Germany arrest

Catalonia's former president Puigdemont's extradition starts after Germany arrest

Carles Puigdemont was arrested after Spanish secret services placed a tracking device on his vehicle before he drove from Finland back to Belgium, where he has been living in exile since October. Ca...

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Trump Expelling 60 Russian Diplomats After Spy Killed In Nerve Agent Attack

Trump Expelling 60 Russian Diplomats After Spy Killed In Nerve Agent Attack

In a House of Commons statement , British Prime Minister Theresa May said that 18 countries have announced their intention to expel more than 100 Russian intelligence officers from their countrie...

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