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Iran sanctions to cost Boeing, Airbus $39bn

Iran sanctions to cost Boeing, Airbus $39bn

The Trump administration Tuesday gave companies 90 to 180 days to wind down existing contracts. The deal came as sanctions were lifted on Iran and its airlines moved to modernize their aging fleet. ...

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Israel offends Japanese PM by serving him dessert in a shoe

Israel offends Japanese PM by serving him dessert in a shoe

Japanese etiquette cherishes cleanliness and regards shoes as something left outside the home: the Lonely Planet guide states that "you'll always have to remove footwear when entering a private home...

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Primary election day is here

Primary election day is here

It is important to note that with the new Supreme Court congressional maps, some districts have changed for areas in Cumberland County. "If you have a legal reason to vote absentee, you need to go t...

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Malaysia leader votes, says campaign was vicious

Malaysia leader votes, says campaign was vicious

They will be the leaders' final speeches before polls open on Wednesday at 0000 GMT. Kuala Lumpur: Voters have a stark choice in Malaysia's election today: resurrect the country's 92-year-old former...

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What we know about Nicki Minaj's upcoming album

What we know about Nicki Minaj's upcoming album

After Cardi and Nicki were photographed in the midst of a serious conversation at the Met Gala , Cardi reveals what went down! She does her thing as usual and doesn't disappoint in either video...

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Modi says Congress not focusing on women's security

Modi says Congress not focusing on women's security

Modi said during Manmohan Singh's tenure as the prime minister, the remote control of the government was with Sonia Gandhi, but in the four years of the his (NDA) rule, it was with the people. "From m...

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Loud booms heard in Saudi capital - Reuters witnesses

Loud booms heard in Saudi capital - Reuters witnesses

Renewed US sanctions could potentially cause drastic reductions in Iran's exports, leading to undersupply and higher oil prices, thereby shifting the market to a state of disequilibrium. OPEC's object...

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Trump signals cooperative approach with Mueller is fading

Trump signals cooperative approach with Mueller is fading

How about Obstruction for a made up, phony crime. In a separate tweet Monday, Trump also claimed again that his campaign had not colluded with Moscow and that he had not obstructed Mueller's probe...

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The first Players Championship pairing reveal is juicy

The first Players Championship pairing reveal is juicy

I responded by asking since he missed almost half the greens, wasn't he a little harsh on the flat stick not bailing him out from a mediocre tee-to-green performance? "I didn't putt well again", Woo...

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New CIA boss Gina Haspel to face Senate grilling

New CIA boss Gina Haspel to face Senate grilling

Her hearing is set for Wednesday. Then the president switched gears to announce that he would call President Xi of China to discuss trade and denuclearization in the Korean peninsula. She has receiv...

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NK summit plans set; USA troop drawdown not on table

NK summit plans set; USA troop drawdown not on table

Although there were no guarantees that the American prisoners would be freed during Pompeo's visit, USA officials said their release would be significant goodwill gesture ahead of the Trump-Kim summit...

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Cambridge Analytica kept Facebook data models until 2017

Cambridge Analytica kept Facebook data models until 2017

The decision paves the way for tens of millions of Americans to demand the return of their personal data under British data protection laws. 64 percent said they use Facebook at least once a day...

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Paul Ryan reinstates pro-gay Jesuit House chaplain who challenged ouster

Paul Ryan reinstates pro-gay Jesuit House chaplain who challenged ouster

The priest is the second Catholic in history to hold the House chaplain's spot. In the letter , Conroy says that he thought he had little choice but to resign after receiving Burks' letter, whi...

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Jeff Sessions: Parents and Children Illegally Crossing the Border Will Be Separated

Jeff Sessions: Parents and Children Illegally Crossing the Border Will Be Separated

The Trump administration will increase criminal prosecutions of parents entering the United States illegally and place their children in protective custody, stepping up efforts to tighten immigration ...

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First signs go up for US embassy in Jerusalem

First signs go up for US embassy in Jerusalem

The move overturns decades of global consensus on Jerusalem, a highly contested city, half of which was occupied and annexed by Israel following the 1967 War. "Jerusalem is our capital", she said. T...

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LEADING OFF: Pujols at 2999, Dodgers-Padres in Mexico

LEADING OFF: Pujols at 2999, Dodgers-Padres in Mexico

Joey Lucchesi (3-2) allowed three runs and five hits as the last-place Padres dropped to 11-22. Dodgers rookie right-hander Walker Buehler had a stellar performance, pitching six hitless innings an...

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Taylor Swift Opens Up 'Reputation Tour' Dress Rehearsal, Visits Fan In Hospital

Taylor Swift Opens Up 'Reputation Tour' Dress Rehearsal, Visits Fan In Hospital

Not only did Tay put on an incredible show for these special families, but she was determined to talk to every single one and take a photo with them. Whilst Taylor will be playing a lot of materia...

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Macron: Trump Could Start a War With Iran Nuclear Deal Decision

Macron: Trump Could Start a War With Iran Nuclear Deal Decision

Under the pact, sanctions were eased in return for a commitment from Iran not to pursue a nuclear bomb, but Iran says it is not reaping the rewards despite complying with the deal. The sentiment was e...

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Cynthia Nixon Releases 2017 Tax Returns, Sparking War Of Words With Cuomo

Cynthia Nixon Releases 2017 Tax Returns, Sparking War Of Words With Cuomo

Cuomo said on Friday, in remarks to reporters in Lower Manhattan. The returns of Nixon, who is chasing Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo from the political left, depict the financial activities of a successful...

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NBC's Bash: Haspel Not Withdrawing Nomination as CIA Director

NBC's Bash: Haspel Not Withdrawing Nomination as CIA Director

A career veteran of the agency, Ms. Haspel told White House officials that she was anxious less about her own reputation than about the potential damage to the C.I.A. For Haspel, stepping down as the ...

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Bodies recovered after armed bandits attack Kaduna village

Bodies recovered after armed bandits attack Kaduna village

The killings in Birnin Gwari are regrettable. Also, one of the volunteers said search and rescue operation was ongoing at Gwaska, saying, "death toll may rise as many bodies are likely to be found i...

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Trump's ex-lawyer could have made payments to other women: Giuliani

Trump's ex-lawyer could have made payments to other women: Giuliani

During Watergate, the court ruled that a president could be compelled to comply with a subpoena for tapes and documents. Daniels' attorney, Michael Avenatti , said Thursday on MSNBC that if the p...

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United Kingdom hospitals are like a war zone for stabbing wounds, says Trump

United Kingdom hospitals are like a war zone for stabbing wounds, says Trump

Speaking at the National Rifle Association (NRA) convention in Dallas, President Trump , while defending gun laws in his country, said , "They don't have guns, despite tough gun laws in the UK". H...

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Despite axe from Transparent, Jeffrey Tambor will return to Arrested Development

Despite axe from Transparent, Jeffrey Tambor will return to Arrested Development

The Emmy-winning actor's role in the sitcom that's garnered a cultlike following since its 2003 Fox debut came under question late past year following accusations of sexual misconduct on the set of Am...

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S Korean Police Prevent Launch of Balloons With Agitation Against Kim

S Korean Police Prevent Launch of Balloons With Agitation Against Kim

It went on to say that the two leaders would "continue their close coordination of developments regarding the Korean Peninsula following the April 27 inter-Korean Summit", referring to the recent hist...

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Gaza man dies of wounds sustained in border protest

Gaza man dies of wounds sustained in border protest

Each Friday, Gazans have taken to protesting at the border with Israel, following US President Donald Trump's decision to move the American embassy to Jerusalem, effectively establishing Jerusalem as ...

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Meghan Markle's Estranged Half-Brother Has Written A Damning Letter To Prince Harry

Meghan Markle's Estranged Half-Brother Has Written A Damning Letter To Prince Harry

So to hear her discuss Meghan Markle's upcoming wedding to Prince Harry-and the dress she's going to wear-is well, required reading. "I thought, 'This can't be real, '" she said . Based on what S...

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Labour takes control of Plymouth City Council

Labour takes control of Plymouth City Council

This year's polling was likely the last district council elections in Daventry after the Government's Best Value inspection report into Northamptonshire County Council recommended the county's politic...

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Twitter Urges Users To Change 'Unmasked' Passwords

Twitter Urges Users To Change 'Unmasked' Passwords

An internal "bug" left millions of Twitter passwords potentially exposed for months in a plain text file, the company revealed , as it urged hundreds of millions of users to change their passw...

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Origin Sajid Javid appointed new United Kingdom home secretary

Origin Sajid Javid appointed new United Kingdom home secretary

The scandal came to light as many among them faced forced deportations due to lack of documentary evidence that they had the right to live and work in Britain because they arrived before 1973 when str...

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AG Herring Joins Coalition Of States Defending National Auto Emission Standards

AG Herring Joins Coalition Of States Defending National Auto Emission Standards

According to the details of the lawsuit, the states are taking issue with how the EPA under the Trump administration has continued to rollback Obama-era regulations that are meant to curb carbon...

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Ariana Grande Absolutely Slaughtered the Musical Genre Challenge with Jimmy Fallon

Ariana Grande Absolutely Slaughtered the Musical Genre Challenge with Jimmy Fallon

As spotted by some eagle eyed fans, Ariana confirmed that part of the tracklist appears in the music video for 'No Tears Left To Cry' . The album, which will feature such tracks as "R.E.M.", "G...

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Iowa statehouse passes through fetal heartbeat bill

Iowa statehouse passes through fetal heartbeat bill

The new bill would ban any abortions after 6 weeks or once a fetal heartbeat is detected. "Here we are at 1:05 in the morning pushing a bill that has absolutely no constitutional chance of ever pa...

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5 killed after United States military plane crashes in Georgia

5 killed after United States military plane crashes in Georgia

The crash occurred at 11 a.m. local time. Smoke billows at the site of a military plane crash in Savannah , Ga., on May 2, 2018. Georgia Air National Guard Capt Jeffrey Bezore said in a stat...

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US Court Blames Iran for 9/11, Demands US$6BN for Victims

US Court Blames Iran for 9/11, Demands US$6BN for Victims

The ruling finds the Islamic Republic of Iran , the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps , and the Central Bank of the Islamic Republic of Iran liable for the almost 3,000 deaths that resulted fr...

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