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San Antonio Spurs vs Memphis Grizzlies

Memphis played well in the second half, starting Zach Randolph and playing big with JaMychal Green at the 3. Memphis forward Tony Allen remains out with a right calf injury and Memphis coach Dav...

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No peace in Syria until regime change, U.S. ambassador to United Nations says

The escalation over Syria began Thursday after the USA fired missiles at a government air base citing a suspected chemical weapons attack on a Syrian rebel-held town. He thought he could get away ...

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Mexico says fugitive ex-Gov. Duarte detained in Guatemala

Elected as governor in 2010, Duarte presided over a sharp deterioration in security in the state, punctuated by the discovery of mass graves and a spate of killings of journalists during his watch. Du...

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N Korea 'attempts to launch missile but fails': USPACOM

Army, and on the way here, we actually saw some of the terrain my father fought alongside Korean forces to help earn your freedom", Pence said. Pence spent nearly no time speaking directly about the...

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President Trump congratulates Erdogan on referendum victory

The changes limit any one president to two terms, although under certain circumstances they could seek a third. The National Security Council (MGK) will convene late on April 17 amid speculation tha...

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Thousands fill St Peter's Square to hear Pope Francis celebrate Easter Mass

On April 15 a bomb attack struck buses that were transporting evacuees to safety from risky Syrian towns, reports BBC News . Pope Francis's Easter sermon was marked by an increase in security Sun...

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Bright Week Follows Resurrection of Christ

The pope asked in his prayers for peace in the Middle East "beginning with the Holy Land, as well as in Iraq and Yemen". He said the celebration of Easter brought hope, happiness to the oppressed hu...

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Second Annual Easter Egg Hunt Brings Hundreds of Children to Warinanco Park

Second Annual Easter Egg Hunt Brings Hundreds of Children to Warinanco Park

BEMIDJI - Hundreds of children with their Easter baskets hunted for colorful eggs Saturday morning at Bemidji High School. While some families were out hunting for Easter eggs, other families spent ...

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China says USA wants diplomatic solution to N. Korea standoff

Mr Trump made the remark while speaking during festivities at the annual White House Easter egg roll . "If the USA is reckless enough to use military means, it would mean from that very day, an all...

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USA insurer FGL terminates Anbang deal

A year ago, a group led by Anbang withdrew a $14 billion takeover for Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, citing "various market considerations". Last month, Kushner Companies, the real estate fi...

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Austrian FM says EU-Turkey cooperation to get more difficult after referendum

Austrian FM says EU-Turkey cooperation to get more difficult after referendum

Opposition groups have vowed to challenge the outcome, as results indicated the narrowest of victories for the "yes" campaign. The result is expected to have a huge effect on the country's long-term...

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Brazil construction firm ordered to pay $2.6B in bribe case

Brazil construction firm ordered to pay $2.6B in bribe case

According to a former Odebrecht executive more than R$10.6 billion was paid in bribes by the company for benefits between the years of 2006 and 2014. The payout was ordered Monday by Judge Raymond D...

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USA now wants regime change in Syria, says United Nations envoy

USA now wants regime change in Syria, says United Nations envoy

Kaine said he supported President Trump's decision last Thursday to launch a missile strike in Syria as a response to the Syrian government's chemical weapons attack against a northern Syrian town...

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North Korea to Continue Missile Tests Despite Growing Tensions With US

Donald Trump has warned North Korea it has " gotta behave " as the United States agreed to the early deployment of a missile defence system in the region. Deputy U.N. Ambassador Kim said North Korea's...

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U.S. Commerce Secretary: Eager to boost trade relations with Japan

U.S. Commerce Secretary: Eager to boost trade relations with Japan

With the China-excluding pact, inked previous year as part of an effort toward high-level trade liberalization, now adrift after America's exit, Japan has stepped up to take the lead in making sure th...

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Gunman Kills Elderly Man on Live Facebook Video

Gunman Kills Elderly Man on Live Facebook Video

Police are hunting an OH man who shot and killed a 74-year-old man in cold blood on Easter Sunday. Police in Erie, Pennsylvania said they picked up a ping from the cell phone of a suspected killer...

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Trump congratulates Turkey's Erdogan after contested referendum

Trump congratulates Turkey's Erdogan after contested referendum

Devlet Bahceli, leader of the Nationalist Action Party, declared victory for the "yes" campaign, and said Turkish voters had chosen of their own free will. "That's clearly his agenda going forward",...

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Record abstention figures could boost Le Pen's chances in upcoming French election

Record abstention figures could boost Le Pen's chances in upcoming French election

Polls show only a third of French voters support scrapping the euro, many of them anxious about the impact of a devaluation which would hit their savings and spur inflation. The marathon three-hour ex...

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Turkey opposition wants referendum result annulled

Turkey opposition wants referendum result annulled

He said that Turkey did not "see, hear or acknowledge" the observer mission's reports and accused some European countries of showing more opposition to the constitutional changes than Turkey...

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Prices for 700 medicines fixed to ensure people not fleeced: Modi

Narendra Modi said the multispeciality hospital will benefit many poor people. The Prime Minister said Surat has made a mark in the diamond industry but there is now need to look at the entire g...

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Trump warns North Korea, 'Gotta behave'

Trump warns North Korea, 'Gotta behave'

He repeated US President Donald Trump's warning that the US would act without China if necessary. Past administrations, though, have failed to stop, let alone slow down, North Korea's nuclear progra...

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Kenyans sweep Boston Marathon titles, but Americans make progress

The top three podium finishers for the women's race all have one thing in common: this was their Boston Marathon debut race. Jordan Hasay, also of the Oregon Project, was third in the women's rac...

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Pence visits Japan, turning focus to trade with key ally

At the border, Pence sent a message to North Korea, saying that "all options are on the table" to deal with Pyongyang's threats. Just in the past two weeks, the world witnessed the strength and reso...

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No stiff upper lip: Prince Harry describes mental problems

Prince Harry has revealed that he sought counselling after spending nearly two decades "not thinking" about the death of his mother, Diana, the Princess of Wales, the media reported. WATCH: Prince Har...

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Canadian lawmakers call for legalizing recreational marijuana

Canada's Liberal Party introduced legislation Thursday to allow adults to possess up to 30 grams of marijuana in public, USA Today reported. "It's gonna become more available for everyone, and t...

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Justice Department cites Baltimore police reform 'concerns'

Justice Department cites Baltimore police reform 'concerns'

The Justice Department initially wanted the judge to postpone the hearing. The agreement was supported by the police chief, the mayor and, judging from testimony at a federal court hearing last week, ...

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Pence, headed to Japan, turns focus to trade

But he said Trump will not broadcast any plans in advance. "But all options are on the table". Get the inside story on the threat, and how the nation should defense itself, in "A Nation Forsaken". S...

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United CEO vows to reform policy on flight removals, overbooking

United CEO vows to reform policy on flight removals, overbooking

United Airlines said it would refund the ticket costs of all passengers on Sunday's flight. When asked if he is considering resigning because of the incident, Munoz said no. Aviation security officer...

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Kenyans sweep Boston Marathon on a good day for U.S. runners

Kenyans sweep Boston Marathon on a good day for U.S. runners

A pair of Kenyans swept the 2017 Boston Marathon on Monday for the first time since 2012. Rose Chelimo of Bahrain was runner-up, 59 seconds back, and American Jordan Hasay was another 9 seconds behi...

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US keeps Taiwan on currency monitoring list

US keeps Taiwan on currency monitoring list

Mr Trump's administration was also said to be "very close" to filling three vacancies on the Fed's board. Just days ago, Trump declined to label China a currency manipulator something he previo...

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