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The victims of the Manchester Arena bombing

The victims of the Manchester Arena bombing

In a statement released through Lancashire County Council, Tarleton Community Primary School headteacher Chris Upton said: "News of Saffie's death in this appalling attack has come as a tremendous s...

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Texas' 'second-chance' bill would seal some criminal records

AUSTIN, Texas (AP ) - Texas Republicans have been pushing an aggressive agenda despite promised court challenges, including legislation that would let police ask drivers whether they're in the US lega...

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Olivier Giroud will 'most probably' stay at Arsenal amid Marseille talk

Philippe Coutinho wants to establish a legacy at Liverpool rather than leave and be "another player" at Barcelona, Bayern Munich or Real Madrid. "Stay here and they will end up building a statue ...

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Trump extends protected status for 59000 Haitians

Trump extends protected status for 59000 Haitians

The TPS was originally granted by the Obama administration in 2010 following Haiti's catastrophic quake that killed approximately 220,000 people and displaced 1.5 million. Unfortunately, the advocacy ...

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Target Price Review on Finjan Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:FNJN)

Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) has risen 14.91% since May 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 183.69% the S&P500. Liberty Property Trust (LPT ) is a part of Financial sector and be...

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Indy pole sitter Dixon robbed at gunpoint at Taco Bell

Indy pole sitter Dixon robbed at gunpoint at Taco Bell

Dixon's third Indy 500 pole was the best qualifying run in 21 years at Indy, his four-lap average a brisk 232.164 miles per hour. Glenys Dixon said her son did the right thing but was still in dis...

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European economic rebound showing surprising strength

European economic rebound showing surprising strength

A survey shows that business confidence in Germany has risen to its highest level in 26 years. The results are consistent with quarterly economic growth of 0.6-0.7 percent, higher than the first...

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Trump plays up Middle East peace hopes after talks with Palestinian president

He spoke in a joint news conference with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on May 22. "It's more about, "come along now", and she's swatting his hand away as a child would, from the top do...

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Iran President Hassan Rouhani Blasts Trump's Saudi Summit

Iran President Hassan Rouhani Blasts Trump's Saudi Summit

Trump called for a U.S. alliance with Muslim countries aimed at fighting "terrorism", singling out Iran as a major source of funding and support for armed groups in the Arab world. "The Iranian peop...

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Moody's downgrades China, expects financial strength to erode as debt rises

The outlook for China was changed from stable to negative. China is faced with balancing the challenges of slowing economic growth and rising financial risks stemming from soaring debt. Moody's said...

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Unity, consensus is solution against terrorism: Iranian President

Unity, consensus is solution against terrorism: Iranian President

It has said it backs Trump's call to strengthen the monitoring of the deal, but has reassured France's commitment to its implementation, including the lifting of sanctions. "I hope that the day will c...

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3 of the most painful cuts in Donald Trump's new budget

3 of the most painful cuts in Donald Trump's new budget

The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) director Mick Mulvaney told reporters that the administration's budget would favor Americans who paid federal income tax over those who received feder...

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Real Madrid players Troll Barcelona's Gerard Pique during La Liga title celebrations

Real Madrid players Troll Barcelona's Gerard Pique during La Liga title celebrations

Since then Barcelona have won the title in 2012-13, 2014-15 and past year, 2015-16. The battle to qualify for the Europa League went down to the last minute when Juanmi's header gave Real Sociedad...

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Iran sanctions 9 American firms as countermeasure

The nuclear sanctions waiver was widely expected after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson certified last month that Iran was complying with the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) negotiated un...

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John Bolton: Action must follow Trump's Saudi speech

In his speech, Trump steered clear of such invective, but he echoed former President George W. Bush's famous declaration after the September 11, 2001 attacks , "Either you are with us, or you are wit...

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Russian oil companies agree to extend deal on oil production cut

Investors also kept a close eye on US crude stockpile data, which is scheduled for release by the Energy Information Administration Wednesday. On Monday, Russian and Saudi energy ministers said in...

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Icy reception to Trump budget from fellow Republicans

Icy reception to Trump budget from fellow Republicans

Trump's budget would cut $200 million from the program, which provides food for pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children up to age five. "No question, because I don't believe the president...

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New BP oil project breathes new life into North Sea

New BP oil project breathes new life into North Sea

The Schiehallion and the adjacent Loyal fields , which were first developed in the 1990s, have been redeveloped through the Quad 204 project by BP and partners Shell and Siccar Point Energy . "The...

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Investor's Watch List: Viacom, Inc. (VIAB)

Investor's Watch List: Viacom, Inc. (VIAB)

The stock of Marriott International Inc (NASDAQ:MAR) earned "Buy" rating by Evercore on Monday, September 7. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.09%. Rosenblatt Se...

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Trump seeks to rally Muslim leaders around fighting extremism

The first day of Trump's visit saw the announcement of hundreds of billions of dollars in trade deals, welcome news for Trump as he faces mounting troubles at home. "Terrorists do not worship God", ...

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Cool temperatures, rain affect North Dakota planting

Cool temperatures, rain affect North Dakota planting

Growers in some areas were able to get some corn planted during a short period from April 23-25; however, most of the corn was planted on May 5 or later. And across most of the Corn Belt, pasture and ...

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Trump, Abbas call for new start to Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

Trump, Abbas call for new start to Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

I am telling you - that's what I do - they are ready to reach for peace. Having insisted that he was capable of striking the "ultimate deal" for peace between Palestinians and Israelis, Trump made...

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U.S. launches NAFTA 90-day renegotiation countdown

In the formal notification to Congress , Lighthizer said NAFTA had not kept up with changes in the economy and business over the last 25 years, including the boom in e-commerce. "Our focus in Canad...

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Trump asked NSA director to knock down FBI's Russian Federation investigation

Trump asked NSA director to knock down FBI's Russian Federation investigation

In response to the CNN report , the White House all but admitted guilt by neither confirming nor denying the story and again focusing on the leaks instead of the actual information being reported...

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The speech, the deal and the orb: Trump's trip to Saudi Arabia

Yet Trump himself backed away from the term on Sunday as he stood before the region's leaders. He urged Muslim countries to ensure that "terrorists find no sanctuary on their soil" and announced...

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Donald Trump budget proposal slashes safety net programmes

Donald Trump budget proposal slashes safety net programmes

With 10,000 baby boomers hitting retirement age each day, and an official unemployment rate of 4.4 percent, it would be hard for the USA economy to grow as fast as the administration envisions witho...

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Greece tranche not contingent on International Monetary Fund in bailout - Greek spokesman

The agreement stumbled on how to ease the Greek debt burden, in discussions that pitted the European Union , especially Germany, against the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Several eurozone ...

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Explosion at Manchester Arena Kills Multiple People

Parents were searching desperately Tuesday for children caught up in the attack on a pop concert in the British city of Manchester, after police confirmed youngsters were among the 22 victims. Two...

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Manchester football clubs pay tribute to Arena terror attack victims

Manchester football clubs pay tribute to Arena terror attack victims

Also, the Islamic State group has yet to offer up evidence proving that they're actually responsible for the bombing in Manchester . Hmm. David Ratcliffe, the medical director at the North West amb...

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Iran's Election Signals Reset with the Rest of the World

Iran's Election Signals Reset with the Rest of the World

But he has faced stiff competition from hardline cleric Ebrahim Raisi, 56, who positioned himself as a defender of the poor and called for a much tougher line with the West. The meeting with President...

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