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Cold front, rain chances in the forecast

Cold front, rain chances in the forecast

Skies are mostly cloudy with light winds this morning , but turn mostly sunny with windy conditions by late morning and afternoon. Wednesday and Thursday mornings will start in the upper 40s to n...

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'Affluenza' Texan, who killed 4 driving drunk, released from jail

'Affluenza' Texan, who killed 4 driving drunk, released from jail

The 720 days Ethan Couch served for his crimes shows that drunk driving homicides still aren't treated as the violent crimes that they are. A psychologist testifying for the defense suggested Ethan ...

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Egypt election: Sisi secures second term on reduced turnout

Egypt election: Sisi secures second term on reduced turnout

Voter turn out was a low 41 per cent, with the United Nations and global observers expressing concern over the government's crackdown on dissent. Sisi's only rival for the presidency was Mousa Mosta...

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Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Anti-Apartheid Activist, Dies At 81

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Anti-Apartheid Activist, Dies At 81

During her ex-husband's 27-year imprisonment for his fight against apartheid, Madikizela-Mandela campaigned for his release and the rights of black South Africans despite being arrested and banished b...

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Malala lands in Swat, Pakistani district where she was…

Malala lands in Swat, Pakistani district where she was…

Wearing a rose-printed head scarf and flowing tunic and pants - one of many outfits family and friends brought her from Pakistan to Britain, where she is studying at Oxford University -Ms Yousafzai sa...

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Gaza toll rises to 17 after Palestinian dies of wounds: ministry

Gaza toll rises to 17 after Palestinian dies of wounds: ministry

No soldiers were injured in the clashes and the army is hopeful that the worst of the violence will not be repeated as protests continue in the border area. It said troops had followed strict rules of...

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President Trump suggests no deal on DACA

President Trump suggests no deal on DACA

Minutes after wishing the nation a happy Easter on Sunday, Trump denounced "liberal" laws that he said were preventing Border Patrol agents from doing their jobs. The President's reckless comments ma...

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13 militants, 3 soldiers killed

13 militants, 3 soldiers killed

Pakistan denies the allegations, saying it only provides diplomatic support to the Kashmiri struggle for the right to self-determination. Meanwhile, Leader of the Opposition in Punjab Assembly Mian ...

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Carlos Alvarado wins presidential election in Costa Rica

Carlos Alvarado wins presidential election in Costa Rica

Costa Ricans have elected a president from the ruling party in a landslide, confounding polls which had predicted a win for an evangelical singer and preacher who'd campaigned on his opposition to gay...

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Cambridge Analytica Yet To Delete Facebook User Data

Cambridge Analytica Yet To Delete Facebook User Data

The document also noted that SCL - which was subsequently rebranded as Cambridge Analytica by Steve Bannon - was a company that was permitted to have "routine access to secret information" and deliver...

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Stephon Clark protester hit by police SUV in Sacramento

Stephon Clark protester hit by police SUV in Sacramento

According to a press release by the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department, two marked patrol cars became surrounded by a group of protesters. The accident occurred as the police vehicle peeled away ...

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'Out of control' space lab to become celestial fireball: China

'Out of control' space lab to become celestial fireball: China

Most of Tiangong-1 will burn up on reentry. The "re-entry prediction window" from ESA has tightened significantly , to a four-hour window centered on 1 a.m. Aerospace Corp. has released a fact sh...

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China slaps tariffs on 128 American products

China slaps tariffs on 128 American products

China is rolling out new tariffs on United States meat, fruit and other products as retaliation against taxes approved by President Donald Trump on imported steel and aluminium. " Trump's planne...

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Croatian diplomat expelled from Moscow

Croatian diplomat expelled from Moscow

The United States expelled 60 Russians Monday. Headed by the U.S., the bloc in fact is making all efforts to contain both China and Russian Federation but we understand such efforts will no lon...

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Villanova Opens As Big Favorites For NCAA Title

Villanova Opens As Big Favorites For NCAA Title

MI had to come back to beat up on Cinderella #11 Loyola-Chicago, 69-57 on Saturday. Of course, Beilein would love to have a championship - the Wolverines made to the 2013 title game and lost to Lou...

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Travel warning as snow and heavy rain set to return

Travel warning as snow and heavy rain set to return

The New York City Department of Sanitation has issued a snow alert for Monday morning. Highs in the lower 40s. Temperatures are forecast to remain mostly in the 40s and 50s through the middle of n...

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Final Four: Dirk Nowitzki shouts out Moe Wagner after Michigan's win

Final Four: Dirk Nowitzki shouts out Moe Wagner after Michigan's win

Loyola-Chicago is only the fourth No. 11 seed to reach the national semifinals. Loyola coach Porter Moser certainly believed the Ramblers belonged. "They changed the perception of a program; they ch...

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Shabab Says It Killed Ugandan Peacekeepers in Somalia

Shabab Says It Killed Ugandan Peacekeepers in Somalia

Ahmed Hassan. But it still retains a strong presence in the regions outside the capital. The Sunday attacks were believed to be the first simultaneous assaults by the militant group on an AMISOM bas...

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One Man Dead in Atwater Officer-Involved-Shooting

One Man Dead in Atwater Officer-Involved-Shooting

The juveniles were ages 16 and 17, police said. More officers arrived shortly. "As the struggle continued, a handgun became visible to Officer McGuire". Erica Trevino is the newest recruit for the D...

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Russian Federation says it will respond in kind to West's expulsions

Russian Federation says it will respond in kind to West's expulsions

Lavrov said Russia would take similar action with other nations that expelled Russian diplomats this week. It was triggered after Britain accused Russia of using a military grade nerve agent in ...

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Samantha Prabhu starrer 'Rangasthalam' crashes worldwide box office

Samantha Prabhu starrer 'Rangasthalam' crashes worldwide box office

As early reports, Rangasthalam has collected $645,114 at the U.S. box office on its second day, taking its total collection to $1,939,890 in the country. The film has taken box office by storm from ...

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Man critically injured in shark attack on Hawaii Island

Man critically injured in shark attack on Hawaii Island

There were no county lifeguards stationed at the beach, which was closed off after the attack, but private safety officials were present. "However, year-to-year variability in local meteorological, ...

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Anticipatory bail plea of minister's son gets rejected

Anticipatory bail plea of minister's son gets rejected

The son of Union Minister Ashwini Kumar Choubey surrendered before the police, a day after a local court rejected an anticipatory bail petition filed by him on March 27. However, Shashwat said he ...

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FRN asks county to declare April Child Abuse Awareness Month

FRN asks county to declare April Child Abuse Awareness Month

It provides critical information to child-serving professionals on the issue of child sex trafficking (CST) including risk factors and indicators relating to CST, ability to identify potential traffic...

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BJP team defies prohibitory orders to visit violence-hit Asansol

BJP team defies prohibitory orders to visit violence-hit Asansol

Hussain said the delegation will submit to BJP chief Amit Shah tomorrow a report on whatever they observed in Asansol . Earlier on Saturday, West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi had also ...

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Toyota, Suzuki to make cars for each other in India

Toyota, Suzuki to make cars for each other in India

The companies stated that Toyota will provide about 10,000 its hybrid and gasoline Corolla sedans to Suzuki , which in turn will produce 30,000 to 50,000 units annually of its compact Baleno ha...

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NWS: Scattered showers, thunderstorms possible on Peninsula Friday

NWS: Scattered showers, thunderstorms possible on Peninsula Friday

Forecasters said there is another chance of rain and snow Wednesday night in the Omaha area. Winds will be out of the southwest, about 16 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 24 miles per hour. M...

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Mexico pushes back on Trump claims over immigration

Mexico pushes back on Trump claims over immigration

By calling for Republicans to use the " Nuclear Option " to pass tough new immigration measures, Trump seemed to urge a parliamentary procedure by which Senate Republicans could pass legislation with ...

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VK Singh in Iraq; bodies of 39 Indians to be brought today

VK Singh in Iraq; bodies of 39 Indians to be brought today

The aircraft carrying the bodies will first land at Amritsar followed by Patna and Kolkata where the bodies will be handed over to the family members. We maintained this in 2014 and 2017 and we did no...

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Gareth Bale's brace helps Madrid beat Las Palmas 3-0

Gareth Bale's brace helps Madrid beat Las Palmas 3-0

And the 28-year-old was called upon again midway through the first half as his outstretched left-handed palm denied a certain Marco Asensio goal after Bale's sublime through ball from the left-hand ...

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