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Trump Says It's Unlikely Russia Was Unaware of Syria Gas Attack

The attack is the latest diplomatic flashpoint between the West and Russian Federation, which backs Syrian dictator Assad, whom the Americans blame for gassing a rebel-held town and killing scores of ...

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Apple approved to test Self-Driving cars in California

The thing is, the permit is for the cars themselves, but actually applies to the technology behind the self-driving capability of those cars. In December, Apple had already written to the US Feder...

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In German deal, Panera price is $7.5B

In German deal, Panera price is $7.5B

JAB said it will follow the same format with Panera as it did with Krispy Kreme , converting them into a private company, retaining local management, headquarters and workforce. "In more than 25 ye...

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US VP Pence arrives near DMZ after failed N.Korea missile

US VP Pence arrives near DMZ after failed N.Korea missile

His national security adviser, H.R. McMaster, said the USA would rely on its allies as well as on Chinese leadership to resolve the issues with North Korea. At the weekend, North Korea's latest missil...

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Outraged over Kashmir youth being tied to moving jeep: CPI-M

Outraged over Kashmir youth being tied to moving jeep: CPI-M

Farooq Ahmad Dar was tied to the jeep to stop stone pelters, and paraded through villages of central Kashmir's Budgam district. "This is just so shocking!", he tweeted. Kashmir has been in a phase of ...

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Nepal President arrives on India visit

Nepal President arrives on India visit

She is accompanied by a 33-member delegation that includes Foreign Minister Prakash Sharan Mahat and Peace and Reconstruction Minister Sita Devi Yadav, five women MPs and senior officials. In the past...

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Air India plans stricter framework to tackle unruly fliers

Air India plans stricter framework to tackle unruly fliers

Air India fliers will now face fines and legal action in the event of unruly behaviour, the airlines has warned. "The draft guidelines are now with chairman and managing director Ashwani Lohani for ...

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New Playoffs, Same Problems For The Clippers

As unlucky as it is for him not to play 15 seconds of his first career playoff game, it pales in comparison to the luck that Paul doesn't have on his side. "Steph gets banged up the first game of the ...

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Knowing your rights when traveling on an overbooked flight

Knowing your rights when traveling on an overbooked flight

United Airlines will no longer use law enforcement officers to remove passengers from overbooked flights after global outrage erupted over a video showing a passenger dragged from one of its planes ...

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US Vice President Pence arrives near DMZ after failed N. Korea missile

He also met with American troops stationed at the joint U.S. Pence's talks with South Korea's acting president, Hwang Kyo-ahn, come as US President Donald Trump has warned he will not tolerate pro...

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Employees check-in policy changed after passenger's forcible removal

Employees check-in policy changed after passenger's forcible removal

United said the change is an initial step as it reviews policies in order to "deliver the best customer experience". United Airlines and the city of Chicago may find themselves the target of l...

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United Changes Crew Booking Policy in Wake of Passenger Incident

United Changes Crew Booking Policy in Wake of Passenger Incident

Bell stated that at that moment, he got "out of his seat and stepped on it and then the flight attendants threw it in the restroom". Adding that the change is "one of our initial steps in a review of ...

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Tesla to unveil its first semi-truck in September

According to the BBC , Tesla will reveal a pickup truck - called the Model P - within the next 18 to 24 months. The company is now designing, developing, and manufacturing the highly anticipated mo...

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Dollar hits 5-month low vs yen as North Korea tensions mount

Treasury department did not name China as a currency manipulator, avoiding an all-out confrontation on currencies between the world's two largest economies. If the benchmark index falls below 18,222.8...

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Taxes are due Tuesday - what to know if you haven't filed

A tax attorney will be able to recommend to you whether you should file for an extension or can complete your return by the normal filing deadline. That's because April 15th falls on a Saturday, an...

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Ant Financial hikes MoneyGram offer by 36pc to outbid Euronet

Ant Financial hikes MoneyGram offer by 36pc to outbid Euronet

CFIUS has been a stumbling block for several Chinese deals in the United States and a deal with Euronet is likely to be more agreeable to USA policymakers amid rising tensions between Washington and...

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Church to hold Easter egg hunt

Church to hold Easter egg hunt

For the 10 to 15 minutes that it took for the children, and in some cases parents, to pick up the 8,000 Easter eggs a steady rain doused the area. The event aims to bring members of the community to...

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Hundreds march against far-right French presidential hopeful

One in three eligible voters are still undecided, which makes the last week of campaigning crucial. "I am not from the far left", the leader of the La France Insoumise (Unbowed France) movement said...

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'Charging Bull' artist wants 'Fearless Girl' out of the way

The sculptor says that the bull was meant to symbolize " freedom in the world, peace, strength, power and love ", and now that message has been distorted by the addition of the girl standing in de...

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Trump Lashes Out at Tax Return Protesters: Who Paid Them?

Trump tweeted . "Someone should look into who paid for the small organized rallies yesterday . The election is over!" She rode a bus from New Jersey to New York City with her friend Geraldine Markow...

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Facebook now offers tips to spot 'fake news'

Facebook now offers tips to spot 'fake news'

In a blog post , Facebook VP Adam Mosseri said , "News Feed is a place for authentic communication". On Thursday, the social media company said it is launching a new educational tool to take on ina...

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United to Refund All Passengers Who Watched Asian Doctor Get Assaulted

United to Refund All Passengers Who Watched Asian Doctor Get Assaulted

An attorney who represents Dao said his client was being treated at a Chicago hospital for injuries he sustained on the plane and that the family would not comment. His legal team planned to hold a ne...

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Don't want conflict in Muslim society over triple talaq: Modi

In the resolution passed on Sunday, the partys National Executive in Bhubaneswar said that victory of the BJP in the assembly by-election in Rajasthan, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh and As...

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Milwaukee Bucks top Toronto Raptors in Game 1 of NBA Playoffs

Monroe's layup opened the fourth quarter to give Milwaukee a seven-point lead. In an National Basketball Association tradition that is maybe only matched by the TNT Bulls, the Toronto Raptors lo...

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Astros' Aoki singles in 7th to break up A's no-hit bid

Astros' Aoki singles in 7th to break up A's no-hit bid

September 9 game tickets will be valid for both games. April 16 game tickets will not be valid for the September 9 doubleheader. The game was postponed to a future date do to the weather. The struggle...

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Workers relieve pressure on leaking Alaska oil well

BP eventually agreed to pay $18.7 billion to settle all federal and state claims related to the spill. To date, there have been no injuries and no reported impacts to wildlife. The network said other ...

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James Harden outdoes Russell Westbrook in Rockets' Game 1 victory

The Rockets scored the first five points of the second half to push their lead to 10 early in the third quarter. Harden averaged 29.1 points (61.3 true shooting percentage), 8.1 rebounds and 11.2 as...

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Musk Lays Out Timeline for Tesla Semi Truck, Electric Pickup

As a producer of electric vehicles (EV) and energy storage devices, Tesla is no longer the outsider trying to break into the dominance of the fossil fuel auto market - it is now rivalling it. He added...

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Trump says China working with US on North Korea problem

But the restriction merely put in place United Nations sanctions passed a year ago with China's support - before Trump took office. The recent semi-annual report from the Treasury Department on ...

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Pence lands at Korean DMZ day after North Korea's failed missile test

Pence lands at Korean DMZ day after North Korea's failed missile test

Speaking Sunday, US national security adviser H. R. McMaster said that when it came to the North Korean nuclear program "all of our options are on the table, undergoing refinement and further developm...

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