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St Patrick's Day Parade livens NY with sound and color

St Patrick's Day Parade livens NY with sound and color

He had a vision from God to return to Ireland , driving out the pagans - often depicted as snakes in the legend . Don't let my last name fool you -- I'm more Irish than German, hailing originall...

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Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats, shuts Council, Consulate

Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats, shuts Council, Consulate

Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33, were found unconscious on a bench outside a shopping centre in Salisbury, after they were poisoned with a military-grade nerve agent. The Russian statement sai...

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How Cambridge Analytica got access to personal data from Facebook?

How Cambridge Analytica got access to personal data from Facebook?

When a Facebook user engaged with the survey, he said , the user implicitly gave the company access to a broad spectrum of personal data that Facebook provides for advertisers. "Someone has to ta...

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MotoGP, Immense Dovizioso, last gasp triumph in Losail

MotoGP, Immense Dovizioso, last gasp triumph in Losail

With four laps to go, Dovizioso chose to pull the plug and go past Zarco into the first corner and Marquez and Rossi quickly followed the Ducati past the Yamaha and the front three managed to breakw...

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Israel Arrests Over 1300 Palestinians in Just Two Months

Israel Arrests Over 1300 Palestinians in Just Two Months

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in a statement issued Sunday morning: "Last night the IDF destroyed two terrorist tunnels". The attack comes two days after two soldiers were kille...

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North Korean diplomat heads to Finland amid new diplomatic flurry

North Korean diplomat heads to Finland amid new diplomatic flurry

South Korea's Foreign Ministry told CNN that former officials and private experts from South Korea would be at the "second-tier" talks on denuclearization. Separately, Sweden is meeting with Nor...

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Missing Pennsylvania girl may be in Mexico with 45-year-old man.

Missing Pennsylvania girl may be in Mexico with 45-year-old man.

Amy Yu was found in good health and unharmed. A passenger on a flight to Cancun notified authorities after he recognized a couple on the plane as the missing teen and her alleged abductor. Police sa...

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Poole's Buzzer Beater Sends Michigan To Sweet 16

Poole's Buzzer Beater Sends Michigan To Sweet 16

The No. 3 Wolverines face No. 2 North Carolina or No. 7 Texas A&M on Thursday in the Sweet 16 at Staples Center in Los Angeles. That's an fantastic finish, made perhaps even more impressive by a fre...

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Patrick's Day celebrated with annual parade in York

Patrick's Day celebrated with annual parade in York

The air was crisp but the sun was shining as hundreds flocked to downtown Newton to celebrate Irish heritage and Irish-American culture. St. Patrick's Day is a public holiday in Ireland and Nort...

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United Kingdom using nerve agent row to distract from Brexit: Moscow

United Kingdom using nerve agent row to distract from Brexit: Moscow

Found unconscious on a bench outside a shopping center there on March 4, they remain in critical condition. The allies said it was an assault on United Kingdom sovereignty and said they agreed wit...

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Russian Federation expels British diplomats

Russian Federation expels British diplomats

Mr Peskov said it had become "obvious that there is a lack of any clear proof (of Russian involvement)". Responding to Russia's decision to expel the diplomats, Britain said it had "anticipated" t...

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North Korea's foreign minister visits Sweden amid Trump-Kim summit speculation

North Korea's foreign minister visits Sweden amid Trump-Kim summit speculation

Since Trump's surprise announcement last week that he was willing to meet Kim, speculation has mounted over what location might be chosen to host what would be the first-ever meeting between serving l...

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Twitter Handle of Rahul Gandhi Updated from @OfficeOfRG to @RahulGandhi

Twitter Handle of Rahul Gandhi Updated from @OfficeOfRG to @RahulGandhi

Gandhi said his task was to show a new direction to the party. BJP is also under attack for unleashing the machinery on Congress leaders like Virbhadhra Singh, Bhupinder Singh Hooda, P. Earlier in...

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Jeremy Corbyn finally says 'evidence points towards Russia' after Salisbury attack

Jeremy Corbyn finally says 'evidence points towards Russia' after Salisbury attack

On Thursday, amid calls for him to be firmer in his condemnation of Russia , Mr Corbyn said the "evidence points towards Russia on this" . "There can and should be the basis for a common political...

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Trump Signs Travel Act Encouraging US, Taiwan Officials' Visits - White House

Trump Signs Travel Act Encouraging US, Taiwan Officials' Visits - White House

The White House said the bill, which was passed unanimously by Congress, would go into effect on Saturday morning even without the president's signature. "We urge the United States side to adhere to t...

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Wang takes over as vice-president at the court of President Xi

China's capital was engulfed in a rare flurry of swirling snow on Saturday, sending delegates of the congress scurrying from the Great Hall of the People after the vote. Wang retired from the Po...

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MSNBC's Geist: Trump told 'a bedtime story' on Mueller wrapping up probe

MSNBC's Geist: Trump told 'a bedtime story' on Mueller wrapping up probe

For the first time in his probe into Russian interference in the U.S. election, special counsel Robert Mueller has subpoenaed the Trump Organisation for documents. Schmidt noted that Trump's...

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Activists call for human rights debate at ASEAN summit

Activists call for human rights debate at ASEAN summit

Both leaders, speaking later at a joint press conference, highlighted Asean and Australia's shared interest in deepening economic integration. Australia is hosting the special ASEAN meeting de...

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In Syria, at least 100 killed in attacks as more people flee

In Syria, at least 100 killed in attacks as more people flee

Russian and Syrian government air strikes on a town in the besieged enclave of eastern Ghouta have killed 46 people, monitoring groups said, despite a Russian-ordered ceasefire. The Syrian war entered...

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German lawmakers elect Angela Merkel to fourth term as chancellor

German lawmakers elect Angela Merkel to fourth term as chancellor

Thus, Merkel will take the post of Germany's Chancellor for the fourth term in a row. While including new faces, Merkel's pick of cabinet members includes longtime allies from her Christian Democr...

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The Roundup Of White House Departures [SLIDESHOW]

The Roundup Of White House Departures [SLIDESHOW]

Reports suggest that National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster and Chief of Staff John Kelly could be removed from the White House. "It can sometimes change the direction of the agenda", Nussle tol...

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2 dead, several injured in West Bank vehicle ramming

2 dead, several injured in West Bank vehicle ramming

Col. Jonathan Conricus confirmed that the ramming attack was deliberate and that the driver is now being questioned. "As long as the Palestinian Authority continues to pay hundreds of millions of ...

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OPEC sees oil supply surge from rivals

OPEC sees oil supply surge from rivals

Crude has struggled to recover to levels seen in January after a broader market slump had dragged West Texas Intermediate to below $60 a barrel last month. Inventories in the world's most industrial...

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Adam Hall wins bronze at the PyeongChang Paralympic Winter Games

Adam Hall wins bronze at the PyeongChang Paralympic Winter Games

On Sunday, the Nordic skier collected a silver medal for cross-country skiing. "I just came up a little short", said a dejected Cameron. Schultz's gold medal was one of six the U.S. Those fears were...

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Weather Forecast For The San Francisco Bay Area

Weather Forecast For The San Francisco Bay Area

High pressure south of the Hudson Bay region produces partly sunny to partly cloudy skies Monday and Tuesday . Thursday - Mostly sunny with a high in the mid-50s and east wind gusts as high as ...

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UP, Bihar Bypolls: BJP Lost in All Three Lok Sabha Seats

UP, Bihar Bypolls: BJP Lost in All Three Lok Sabha Seats

In Phulpur , SP candidate Nagendra Pratap Singh Patel registered a thumping win against BJP's Kaushlendra Singh Patel by a margin of 59,460 votes. After 12th round of counting, SP's Praveen Kuma...

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One dead, many injured after bus carrying students plunges into Alabama ravine

One dead, many injured after bus carrying students plunges into Alabama ravine

At least one person was killed and many more were injured when a bus full of high school band members on their way home to Texas from Disney World veered off a highway and plunged into a ravine in...

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Trump fires his personal assistant, John McEntee, then Trump campaign hires him

Trump fires his personal assistant, John McEntee, then Trump campaign hires him

McEntee's firing follows the departure of Greenwich native Hope Hicks, the White House communications director who, like McEntee, was one of Trump's longest-serving aides. White House press secretary ...

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YPG to be withdrawn from Manbij as Turkish forces encircle Afrin

YPG to be withdrawn from Manbij as Turkish forces encircle Afrin

The forces encircled Afrin town and also captured "areas of critical importance" in the region as of Monday, the Turkish military said in a statement. Forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad have me...

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LS bypolls in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar see low turnouts

LS bypolls in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar see low turnouts

A constituency won by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on five successive occasions, the saffron party not only has to win Gorakhpur but also retain, if not increase, Adityanath's 2014 victory margi...

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Amputated leg used as pillow: NHRC issues notice to Yogi Adityanath government

Amputated leg used as pillow: NHRC issues notice to Yogi Adityanath government

The Uttar Pradesh government is investigating the hospital and action will be taken against those found responsible. The hospital administration had vowed strict action against the culprits. Ghanshy...

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Saudi Crown Prince Will Visit Trump at the White House Next Week

Saudi Crown Prince Will Visit Trump at the White House Next Week

According to the newspaper, the 17 detainees were hospitalised after facing abuse, while one Saudi general died in custody. Then some, if not all, of their assets were seized. Gen. Ali al-Qahtani, an ...

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Adult movie star offers to repay 130K dollars to Donald Trump

Adult movie star offers to repay 130K dollars to Donald Trump

The letter from Avenatti says a condition of Clifford's offer is Trump and his attorney will not take legal action to stop the interview from airing. Colbert pointed out that the letter added that...

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United Kingdom trade minister slams talk of Brexit punishment by EU

United Kingdom trade minister slams talk of Brexit punishment by EU

The draft EU text published last month says Northern Ireland must stay in a customs union with the rest of the bloc if no better way is found to avoid a hard Irish border - which Britain rejects. ...

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BJP queers Rajya Sabha poll pitch, forces contest in UP, Gujarat, Maharashtra

BJP queers Rajya Sabha poll pitch, forces contest in UP, Gujarat, Maharashtra

Ajay Pratap Singh, who has contested the assembly elections in 2003 and 2008, and Kailash Soni will represent the party from Madhya Pradesh. He briefly led the state at the head of the Shiv Sena-BJP g...

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