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New Zealand, Bangladesh cricket Test cancelled after mosque attacks

New Zealand, Bangladesh cricket Test cancelled after mosque attacks

Their team bus was only about 50 yards from the mosque and players were anxious about how they would safely get out of the vehicle. In the wake of this frightful incident, New Zealand Cricket in con...

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This cellphone video shows the alleged New Zealand mosque attacker’s dramatic arrest

This cellphone video shows the alleged New Zealand mosque attacker’s dramatic arrest

Huang Yan, the manager of the Christchurch branch of China's Southern Airlines, told Xinhua the mass shooting would bring negative impact on New Zealand tourism as Christchurch has just been r...

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New Zealand mosque shootings kill 49 in what PM calls 'terrorist attack'

New Zealand mosque shootings kill 49 in what PM calls 'terrorist attack'

New Zealand officials didn't elaborate on the suspects or their roles in the attacks , other than to say that one of the suspects identified as Australian. They have said, and I agree, and do not al...

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Michael Swartz: Obama's Department of Injustice Quashed Clinton Investigation

Michael Swartz: Obama's Department of Injustice Quashed Clinton Investigation

In these transcripts of Page's testimony, released by ranking minority committee member Rep. Doug Collins , we learned, among other things, that Strzok looked at the Mueller investigation as his t...

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Book reveals reported Tom Brady joke Donald Trump made to Robert Kraft

Book reveals reported Tom Brady joke Donald Trump made to Robert Kraft

President Donald Trump conspicuously refused to answer a reporter's question about ordering security clearances for Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump , even as he took several other questions befo...

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DPRK strengthens ties with Russian Federation, blames USA for breakdown of summit

DPRK strengthens ties with Russian Federation, blames USA for breakdown of summit

She added leader Kim Jong-un will soon decide whether to stay on the dialogue track and refrain from carrying out missile launches and nuclear tests. She refused to comment when asked if recent act...

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Forty dead, 20 seriously wounded in New Zealand mosque shootings

Forty dead, 20 seriously wounded in New Zealand mosque shootings

In the aftermath of the attacks , New Zealand has been placed on its highest security threat level according to Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern . New Zealand media reported that between nine...

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France freezes JeM leader Masood Azhar's assets

France freezes JeM leader Masood Azhar's assets

India's attempts to impose sanctions against the Pakistan-based terrorist came after a suicide attack allegedly orchestrated by the JeM in Kashmir's Pulwama district killed nearly 50 Central Rese...

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Trump uses veto power to overturn congressional resolution

Trump uses veto power to overturn congressional resolution

Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., had said he would oppose the declaration but reversed course on the Senate floor, saying that he was "sympathetic" to Trump's push to deal with the crisis at the border. The ...

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20 dead, mostly children, in Nigeria building collapse

20 dead, mostly children, in Nigeria building collapse

The statement quotes the state Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris, as saying that 20 victims were brought in dead to the Lagos Island General Hospital, while 45 survivors were being managed at th...

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Beto O'Rourke to seek Democratic presidential nomination

Beto O'Rourke to seek Democratic presidential nomination

Spectator spoke to O'Rourke's old roommates and fellow rowers in August, none of whom described him as a student who exhibited any propensity for a political future. For example, Trump branded Senator...

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Rockets Fired from Gaza at Tel Aviv, Explosions Heard

Rockets Fired from Gaza at Tel Aviv, Explosions Heard

The Israeli military says it has begun attacking sites in the Gaza Strip in response to a rocket attack on Tel Aviv . There was no immediate claim of responsibility in the enclave, where its domina...

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Reputed boss of Gambino crime family shot dead in NY

Reputed boss of Gambino crime family shot dead in NY

Paramedics transported Cali to Staten Island University North hospital after responding to the home at 9:17 p.m. According to local media in NY, he took the helm of the Gambino family in 2015 ,...

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President Trump has a theory about those Melania body-double rumors

President Trump has a theory about those Melania body-double rumors

He says "the Fake News" has "photoshopped" pictures of Melania, but that's not where the pseudo-theory arose. Bruce agreed, saying the first lady "remains a role model and clearly understands what h...

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Nigeria bans Boeing 737 Max 8 planes from flying over its airspace

Nigeria bans Boeing 737 Max 8 planes from flying over its airspace

Dubai, the world's busiest airport for global travel, will no longer allow the Boeing 737 MAX 8 or 737 MAX 9 to take off or land on its runways after the controversial models were banned by the Unit...

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New York attorney-general investigates Trump projects

New York attorney-general investigates Trump projects

The investigation's scope is not yet known at this time , additional reporting from Bloomberg noted. The investigation was prompted by last month's congressional testimony of president Donald Tr...

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You’re not alone: Facebook & Instagram are experiencing issues

You’re not alone: Facebook & Instagram are experiencing issues

Please don't call triple zero to let us know'. The live outage map on downdetector .com shows outages spread across the U.S. Instagram did not immediately respond to Newsweek's request for co...

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President Bouteflika of Algeria abandons re-election bid

President Bouteflika of Algeria abandons re-election bid

But he postponed an election set for April , meaning he will likely remain in power for some time. Bouteflika , who is 82 years old, made his announcement one day after returning from Switzer...

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Newsom To Halt Death Penalty Executions

Newsom To Halt Death Penalty Executions

California's governor is set to issue a moratorium on capital punishment in the US's most populous state, providing a reprieve for hundreds of inmates sentenced to death. The 38-year-old reality ...

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USA to Germany: We’ll cut intelligence sharing over Chinese 5G help

USA to Germany: We’ll cut intelligence sharing over Chinese 5G help

Germany's Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy said that it had received the respective letter from the USA authorities. The US has warned Germany that it would limit its intelligence sh...

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GOP plan would limit power to declare emergency

GOP plan would limit power to declare emergency

President Donald Trump speaks during an event in the Rose Garden at the White House to declare a national emergency in order to build a wall along the southern border, February 15, 2019, in Washingt...

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Trump ex-campaign chief Manafort indicted for mortgage fraud

Trump ex-campaign chief Manafort indicted for mortgage fraud

Mr. Trump on Wednesday described the Manafort situation as "sad", but added that he wasn't familiar with the NY charges. Presidential pardons extend to federal, not state , crimes. In the past, Tr...

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California Suspends Death Penalty

California Suspends Death Penalty

Newsom called the death penalty "a failure" that "has discriminated against defendants who are mentally ill, black and brown, or can't afford expensive legal representation". California's executions w...

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Nancy Pelosi: President Donald Trump 'not worth' impeaching

Nancy Pelosi: President Donald Trump 'not worth' impeaching

I haven't said this to any press person before", Pelosi continued. Former House Speaker Paul Ryan gave Vice President Mike Pence office space on the first floor of the Capitol in 2017, but House...

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Catholic Church Cardinal George Pell sentenced for sexual abuse of children

Catholic Church Cardinal George Pell sentenced for sexual abuse of children

Pell was found guilty in December of sexually abusing two boys at St Patrick's Cathedral in East Melbourne in 1996. Pell abused the 13-year-old choir boys in a Melbourne cathedral in 1996, a jur...

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Storm Gareth brings Orange weather alert warning to Donegal

Storm Gareth brings Orange weather alert warning to Donegal

Meanwhile out on the high seas around Britain, a tweet from HMS Sutherland showed the affects the storm was having. Storm Gareth is expected to bring "damaging gusts" of wind in Donegal, Leitrim, ...

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President Trump Sends Record-Breaking Budget to Congress

President Trump Sends Record-Breaking Budget to Congress

Just as it did past year, the budgetary wish list that Trump is sending to Congress for 2020 suggests cutting the program to $30 million. Similarly, Trump's proposals to eviscerate DOE research pr...

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Nigeria election: Ballots counted after governor elections vote

Nigeria election: Ballots counted after governor elections vote

The monitoring group said that two people had been killed and 35 vehicles destroyed in violence between political supporters in the southwest state of Lagos on Friday. Accusations from the two main ...

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Diver survives being grabbed by whale

Diver survives being grabbed by whale

Schimpf had been snorkelling with two colleagues off the coast of Port Elizabeth . In ideal sea conditions, Rainer and his team set off to document a sardine run; a natural event where gannets, pen...

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Cohen lost everything, why lie now?

Cohen lost everything, why lie now?

Trump and Cohen in which the two discuss a payment to a former Playboy model. "Additionally, he directly asked me for a pardon". "From what I heard, I believe that there will still be more indictme...

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Is North Korea preparing for a missile or satellite launch?

Is North Korea preparing for a missile or satellite launch?

In a rare revelation, North Korea's Rodong Sinmun , the country's main newspaper, reported the breakdown of the Trump-Kim summit for the first time on Friday. "That's our goal and that's how we see...

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Nuclear War Between India, Pakistan 'Most Likely'

Nuclear War Between India, Pakistan 'Most Likely'

Pakistan's Interior Ministry says authorities have arrested dozens of suspects, including the brother of the leader of the outlawed Jaish-e-Mohammad group that India has blamed for the February 14 su...

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'No good reason' for Daylight Saving says UW Medicine

'No good reason' for Daylight Saving says UW Medicine

Whatever your feelings are about the time change, at 2 a.m. this Sunday our clocks spring forward to 3 a.m. This annual event is exciting because it means Spring is just around the corner, but it's ...

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£8 million flat, a new diamond business, United Kingdom insurance number for Nirav

£8 million flat, a new diamond business, United Kingdom insurance number for Nirav

The UK Home Office declined to comment on the case, while courts have no record of any extradition case being opened against Nirav, the report said. Nirav Modi is on run as he is wanted by agencies ...

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Pulwama Attack: Pakistan rebuffs Indian media reports of rejecting dossier

Pulwama Attack: Pakistan rebuffs Indian media reports of rejecting dossier

Indian External Affairs Ministry spokesman Raveesh Kumar said Saturday that a reported Pakistani crackdown this week on seminaries, mosques and hospitals belonging to outlawed groups and arrest of...

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