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Will not throw for six weeks, no regrets

Will not throw for six weeks, no regrets

Alderson said Syndergaard could be put on the 60-day disabled list. Syndergaard's injury woes began April 27 when he was scratched from his start due to discomfort in his biceps. "I didn't think I wa...

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North Korea detention of fourth U.S. citizen 'concerning' - White House

On April 21, former US-Korean professor Kim Sang-duk was arrested by at the Pyongyang International Airport after spending almost a month in North Korea working on humanitarian activities. "I was spee...

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Energy minister says it's far from over for nuclear deal

Energy minister says it's far from over for nuclear deal

South Africa signed intergovernmental agreements with Russia, France, China, South Korea and the United States in 2014 as part of plans to build a fleet of nuclear power plants at a cost of between $3...

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Massive cyber attack hits British healthcare services

Only a small number of USA -headquartered organizations were hit because the hackers appear to have begun the campaign by targeting organizations in Europe, said Thakur. The attack, meanwhile, may hav...

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20 killed in Turkish resort as bus carrying tourists overturns (UPDATING)

20 killed in Turkish resort as bus carrying tourists overturns (UPDATING)

All the passengers on the bus were thought to be Turkish. The initial death toll was put at 17, but three of those wounded succumbed to their injuries on way to the hospitals. "There were no foreign t...

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Paper-trail EVMs to be used in all polls: EC

Paper-trail EVMs to be used in all polls: EC

He said parties can try and prove that EVMs can be tampered with even under strict technical and administrative safeguards as applicable during elections. They also discussed queries raised about maki...

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France's new president to meet Merkel next week

France's new president to meet Merkel next week

His party's parliamentary candidates' atypical profiles show "a need to renew faces" in a country that has traditionally recycled its politicians for decades, said Macron's spokesman, Benjamin Griveau...

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Bottas misses most of final practice, Raikkonen fastest

Bottas misses most of final practice, Raikkonen fastest

Hamilton's team mate Valtteri Bottas , a first-time victor in Russian Federation two weeks ago, qualified third, with Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen fourth. The Mercedes driver seemed to be on a faster l...

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Guardiola Manager rejects Neville's Man City criticism

Okazaki's goal was one example of that, as were a few runs by Jamie Vardy . Back to today's match and ESPN's Simon Curtis has highlighted the importance of a victory for City against the recently...

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UK's opposition Labour leader Corbyn says he is not a pacifist

UK's opposition Labour leader Corbyn says he is not a pacifist

A group of 16 opposition Labour Party lawmakers seeking re-election in London said on Friday Britain needed to remain a member of the European single market after Brexit, contradicting the party's off...

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Sean Spicer refuses to deny that Trump is taping White House visitors

Mr Trump has insisted Mr Comey told him that he was not under investigation. The next day, Ms Sanders said the president asked Mr Rosenstein to put his concerns in writing. Spicer did not dispute ...

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North Korea open to US talks under 'conditions'

Choe Son Hui, director-general of the North America bureau chief of North Korea's Foreign Ministry, spoke to reporters Saturday at the Beijing Capital International Airport in China. When asked what s...

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Wall collapse kills many at wedding in India

Wall collapse kills many at wedding in India

In the incident, 26 injured and 15 were in serious condition. Police officials said they had launched investigations into the cause of the incident and are considering negligence charges against man...

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Is Trump Taping Conversations in the Oval Office? Sean Spicer Won't Say

The veiled threat added to the storm over Trump's abrupt firing of Comey . "That includes investigating the nature of any links between individuals associated with the Trump campaign and the Russia...

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Mattis Seeks to Allay Turkey on US Arming of Syrian Kurds

Mattis Seeks to Allay Turkey on US Arming of Syrian Kurds

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim on Thursday that Washington was committed to protecting its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally, a spokeswoman said ,...

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PM Modi's Lanka visit must ensure Tamils are treated at par: DMK

PM Modi's Lanka visit must ensure Tamils are treated at par: DMK

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday declared his desire for a "quantum jump" in relations with Sri Lanka, as New Delhi jostles with regional rival Beijing for influence in the island nation. "This ...

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United Kingdom govt doesn't know who's behind cyber attack, says minister

In addition to Russian Federation, the biggest targets appeared to be Ukraine and India, nations where it is common to find older, unpatched versions of Windows in use, according to the security firm....

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Mosque board sacks Kolkata's Imam Barkati

Mosque board sacks Kolkata's Imam Barkati

Observers termed Mr Barkati's removal "a kind of a coup" by the State administration to oust the most powerful cleric of the city, who was often seen in public with the Chief Minister. Seeking to put ...

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Australia's Coates To Support 2028 or 2032 Brisbane Olympic Bid

Australia's Coates To Support 2028 or 2032 Brisbane Olympic Bid

In her published campaign platform, Roche said she will forgo Coates' yearly remuneration of 750,000 Australian dollars ($565,000) and will propose a 100,000 Australian dollars ($75,000) salary packag...

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Turkey says 11 Syrian Kurds killed in border clash

Turkey says 11 Syrian Kurds killed in border clash

The YPG is a close USA ally in the fight against the Islamic State group but is seen by Ankara as a terrorist group because of its ties to Turkey's Kurdish rebels. Erdoğan was asked about photos said ...

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Shots fired on North Lake College campus; two dead

Shots fired on North Lake College campus; two dead

They department said they discovered a deceased victim on the scene. Nasrin Nanbakhsh, a math tutor, said she was leaving the C Building when she encountered the gunman in a hallway. North Lake Co...

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'El Chapo' Guzman trial date set for April 2018 in US

'El Chapo' Guzman trial date set for April 2018 in US

The 59-year-old accused cartel leader wore jailhouse blues and locked eyes frequently with his wife, a USA citizen who was raised in Mexico. Guzman, who sold oranges as a child before turning to the d...

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North Korea Open To US Talks Under Right Conditions

When asked if talks were in the works with the new South Korean government as well, Choe said "we'll see", the New York Post reported. Choe Son Hui, North Korea's foreign ministry director general...

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Trump tells Abbas 'very good chance' of Israeli-Palestinian peace

Some Palestinians said they were disappointed by the omission. In doing so, Trump committed his administration to helping to resolve the decades-old conflict, something his three direct predecesso...

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N Korea willing to meet with US if conditions right: diplomat

She spoke as she was returning home from Oslo, where she met with USA academics and former U.S. officials including Thomas Pickering, former USA envoy to the United Nations, and Robert Einhorn, the St...

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USA hands Arctic Council gavel over to Finland

Delegates plan to continue work on several issues, including climate change, and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the US will remain a member of the council. (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). U.S. Secret...

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President Trump Threatens Fmr. FBI Dir. James Comey

Meantime, Spicer denies that Trump asked Comey during a dinner to pledge his loyalty to the president. Ouziel said Trump's conduct with regard to Comey "clearly amounts to an egregious flouting of t...

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Syria rejects international forces in safe zones

A key aspect of the Astana deal was that it was an "interim" arrangement to address urgent issues, not a permanent partition of Syria, he said . The Syrian government said Monday that the "de-escal...

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Amar to be Govt Chief Whip now

Amar to be Govt Chief Whip now

He had talked about resentment within the party following the Cabinet reshuffle on May 7. After his newspaper columns and tweets leaving party in sore discomfiture, Odisha's ruling party chief Navee...

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Massive ransomware attack hits 99 countries

A massive cyberattack hit dozens of countries Friday, paralyzing Britain's national heath service. The world has seen the worst cyber attack ever. The malicious software behind the onslaught appea...

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