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Pa. Supreme Court says Bill Cosby jurors to come from Allegheny County

Pa. Supreme Court says Bill Cosby jurors to come from Allegheny County

However, they did object to the defense's request that these jurors specifically coming from either Allegheny or Philadelphia counties. The defense and prosecution will head to Pittsburgh to select a ...

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Maruti workers get life imprisonment for murder

Maruti workers get life imprisonment for murder

The defence said it would challenge the sentences in the Punjab and Haryana high court. Violence ensued after a tussle between workers and the management over various demands including registratio...

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Ivanka Trump Is Getting Her Own Office in the West Wing

Ivanka Trump Is Getting Her Own Office in the West Wing

In February, President Trump lashed out on Twitter at Nordstrom after the department store made a decision to stop carrying Ivanka Trump products because of declining sales, complaining that his d...

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HMP Rochester to close ahead of £1.3billion overhaul

HMP Rochester to close ahead of £1.3billion overhaul

There have been a number of disturbances at jails in recent months and previous year, thousands of staff walked out in protest over health and safety concerns. "Today's announcement confirms the MoJ i...

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Hundreds accompany Martin McGuinness on final journey home

Hundreds accompany Martin McGuinness on final journey home

He was said to be suffering from a rare heart condition . His funeral is to take place in his native Derry on Thursday. And so it was that the butcher's apprentice who "had engaged in paramilitary ac...

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Greek police find eight parcel bombs headed to European Union countries

Greek police find eight parcel bombs headed to European Union countries

Late Tuesday, Dijsselbloem refused to apologize when asked by an European Parliament lawmaker if he would say sorry. "The concept that when I am being stern on the rules and regulations. Jeroen Dijs...

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Al-Qaeda capable of concealing explosive materials in laptop batteries

Al-Qaeda capable of concealing explosive materials in laptop batteries

A US official stated on Wednesday morning that it was chose to ban electronic devices larger than a cellphone on flights departing from certain countries after new intelligence was obtained. People tr...

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Trump Criticizes Predecessors' Iraq Strategies in Abadi Meeting

Trump Criticizes Predecessors' Iraq Strategies in Abadi Meeting

Trump greeted al-Abadi in the Oval Office shortly after FBI Director James Comey said the FBI and Justice Department have no information to substantiate Trump's claims that Obama wiretapped him before...

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VP Robredo decries drug war deaths: Filipinos feel 'hopeless' and 'helpless'

VP Robredo decries drug war deaths: Filipinos feel 'hopeless' and 'helpless'

They are the poor people and they are young and if you want to protect them, don't kill them. "We must all demand greater transparency in the government's war on drugs because this is a major, publi...

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Head of Trump campaign worked for Russian President Vladimir Putin

The Associated Press report comes days after FBI Director James Comey confirmed in testimony to Congress that his agency is investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 campaign and potential ties ...

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China must persuade North Korea, US 'strategic patience' over: White House

China must persuade North Korea, US 'strategic patience' over: White House

Popular Video This young girl's family couldn't find a single pharmaceutical drug to stop her horrific seizures. The Washington Post used this as its headline on Sunday: "In China Debut, Tillerson...

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Trump names Kellyanne Conway's husband to Justice Dept

Trump names Kellyanne Conway's husband to Justice Dept

Mr. Conway will be entitled with the responsibility to defend the administration's proposals and legal challenges, such as the polemic travel ban. Conway, who is a corporate lawyer, was previously con...

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Senator Durbin grills Judge Gorsuch in confirmation hearing

Senator Durbin grills Judge Gorsuch in confirmation hearing

Day Two of the Gorsuch Hearing, a day-long marathon of questions and answers, witnessed the execution of the respective strategies of the Republican and Democratic members of the Senate Judiciary Comm...

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Supreme Court Nominee Address Confirmation Committee

Supreme Court Nominee Address Confirmation Committee

Dick Durbin's condemnation of his dissent in the case of truck driver Alphonse Maddin against his employer, TransAm Trucking Inc. After the committee's senators question Gorsuch again on Wednesday...

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Buhari can re-nominate Magu for confirmation as EFCC boss, says Ndume

Buhari can re-nominate Magu for confirmation as EFCC boss, says Ndume

Recall that on Wednesday, Magu was rejected by the Senate for the second time. It was the Second time in three months the Senate was refusing to confirm him as EFCC boss. Speaking when he received r...

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Trump's proposed budget would cut Vision Zero funding, de Blasio says

Trump's proposed budget would cut Vision Zero funding, de Blasio says

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer has been voicing criticism of President Donald Trump's proposed budget that could cut as much as $190 million from New York City efforts to fight terrorism. If age...

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Britain introduces electronics restrictions on flights from six countries

Britain introduces electronics restrictions on flights from six countries

The ban affects devices larger than a mobile phone including cameras, DVD players and electronic games and is believed to have been prompted by ongoing threats from terrorist groups against commerci...

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Somali pirates suspected to have hijacked ship, expert says

Somali pirates suspected to have hijacked ship, expert says

In 2012, states and companies took several steps to destroy the vast criminal networks behind organized piracy in the region. However, the United Nations warned in October that the situation was not...

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Ajmer dargah case: Quantum of punishment to be announced today

Ajmer dargah case: Quantum of punishment to be announced today

It is for the first time that RSS has been directly linked to a terrorism case. Earlier, a special NIA court acquitted key accused Swami Asseemanand in the 2007 Ajmer blast case. Joshi died under my...

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Amarinder Singh takes over as Punjab chief minister

Amarinder Singh takes over as Punjab chief minister

Other ministers and their portfolios are: Sadhu Singh Dharamsot (Forests, Printing and Stationery, Welfare of SCs and BCs); Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa (Rural Development and Panchayats and Water Suppl...

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Pope meets 3-year-old girl; girl steals Pope's hat

Pope meets 3-year-old girl; girl steals Pope's hat

He went in for a kiss, but she went in on his hat! The Pope had a great sense of humor about the whole situation, laughing at the incident. Oh no - Estella chose to steal his hat as well. Butorac ...

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Colombian President Campaign Manager Admits Illegal Funds from Odebrecht in 2010

Colombian President Campaign Manager Admits Illegal Funds from Odebrecht in 2010

He said the campaign will recognize the transaction as having been an act of accepting illegal funds, but also said President Santos was not aware of it at the time. This is not the first time Santos'...

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Dress rehearsal for India against Cambodia ahead of Asian Cup qualifiers

Dress rehearsal for India against Cambodia ahead of Asian Cup qualifiers

And the lanky custodian has a tough assignment in hand - to get an away win for India for the first time in a Federation Internationale de Football Association global friendly since June 2006. "We wil...

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Texas A&M's season ends with second-round loss to UCLA, 75-43

Texas A&M's season ends with second-round loss to UCLA, 75-43

Two teams were about even in all other categories, as was the score throughout the game. UCLA hit 19 of 30 shots in the second half, including 7 of 14 from 3-point range against the Bearcats. It was a...

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Dad of IRA bomb victim pays tribute

Dad of IRA bomb victim pays tribute

While Mr McGuinness' "fingerprints are all over the Troubles... they are also all over the peace process", Alan McBride, a victims' campaigner whose wife was killed by an IRA bomb, told BBC Radio Ul...

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Rep. Waters tells Trump to 'Get ready for impeachment'

After Comey confirmed the probe, Waters released a statement calling for an independent investigation, condemning the director for not taking action to curb Russia's influence past year and instead ...

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Norway Ranked Happiest Country Worldwide

Norway Ranked Happiest Country Worldwide

By the way, you may not want to be in Central African Republic , Burundi and Tanzania. Pakistanis has suffered a great deal from militant violence that engulfed the country four over a decade, but ...

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Emmanuel Macron seen as winning first televised presidential debate

Emmanuel Macron seen as winning first televised presidential debate

Following the TV debate, 22% expressed their desire to see Macron win the presidential election, compared to 20% for Le Pen and 18% for Fillon, the poll said. In a debate that ranged from Fillon's cal...

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Abadi: Trump 'more engaged' in terror fight

Abadi: Trump 'more engaged' in terror fight

With Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi at the White House, Trump said Iran is one of the issues his team will discuss with the Iraqi delegation. As Islamic State swept through northern and weste...

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Hopeful West Brom star Livermore: 'I thought England was gone...'

Hopeful West Brom star Livermore: 'I thought England was gone...'

Livermore has gone from facing a two-year ban for testing positive for cocaine to the revelation of the reason for taking the drug - dealing with the death of his son, Jake, during childbirth - to reb...

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