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Storm Ciara: death toll rises to six, transport disrupted across Europe

Storm Ciara: death toll rises to six, transport disrupted across Europe

Snow showers appear through Monday and continue into Tuesday. The majority were said to be affected in the Enniskillen area. As Storm Ciara approaches, a status orange weather warning for wind...

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Prosecutors Request Stone Jail Sentence

Prosecutors Request Stone Jail Sentence

Only Stone and Flynn are still awaiting sentencing. "Can not allow this miscarriage of justice!" Several US political commentators have suggested Trump may pardon Stone at some time in the future....

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Sudan, Darfur rebels agree on prosecution of those wanted by ICC

Sudan, Darfur rebels agree on prosecution of those wanted by ICC

The BBC reports that prosecutors in Sudan have also charged him with the killing of protesters during the demonstrations that led to him being ousted as president in April previous year. Since his o...

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Donald Trump apoplectic in heated call with Johnson over Huawei decision

Donald Trump apoplectic in heated call with Johnson over Huawei decision

He said there was much concern about government plans. A mixture of MPs we know and hate and some we haven't really heard of at all are raging against/grumbling about Huawei's 5G hardware supply no...

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Lindsey Graham: Giuliani sharing anti-Biden info with Justice Dept

Lindsey Graham: Giuliani sharing anti-Biden info with Justice Dept

As recently as the fall, the South Carolinian suggested his efforts would include hearing directly from Rudy Giuliani . The attorney general did say the Justice Department has established an " in...

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Schools close in French Alps after coronavirus outbreak

Schools close in French Alps after coronavirus outbreak

This is despite all the Britons who returned on a evacuation flight signing a contract agreeing to a 14-day quarantine period. Another 108 deaths were reported on Tuesday - the first triple-digi...

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Global coronavirus deaths soar at an alarming rate and exceed SARS

Global coronavirus deaths soar at an alarming rate and exceed SARS

Amid a steady rise of cases overseas, numerous governments, including those of Japan, the United States and Singapore, have implemented restrictions barring entry to those with recent travel history t...

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Merkel's designated successor to quit after vote fiasco

Merkel's designated successor to quit after vote fiasco

The announcement followed days of in-fighting within the party over its handling last week of the election of a governor in the state of Thuringia. During her farewell speech as party leader, Ms Mer...

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Delhi has rejected BJP style of politics: Prithviraj Chavan

Delhi has rejected BJP style of politics: Prithviraj Chavan

Details of the NOTA votes, victory margins of the winners and the losers will also be provided on the ECI website. " Delhi's citizens have proved today that what Arvind Kejriwal did in the last f...

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Shaheen Bagh: You can't block public roads indefinitely, says SC

Shaheen Bagh: You can't block public roads indefinitely, says SC

There can not be an indefinite protest in public areas. The court remarked that the protesters can not block public roads and create inconvenience for others. The petition related to the road blockage...

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Iranian Leader Khamenei Says Enemy's Plans Against Tehran Doomed to Fail

Iranian Leader Khamenei Says Enemy's Plans Against Tehran Doomed to Fail

Tehran responded to missile attacks on United States targets in Iraq. American officials, as well as European nations, worry such launches could help Iran develop intercontinental ballistic missil...

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Deadline arrives to register for North Carolina primary-day vote

You can check to see if you're registered at the State Board of Elections website . But beside their voter registration card, voters can also vote using an ID issued by the federal or state governmen...

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Donald Trump reiterates vow to withdraw of Afghanistan

Donald Trump reiterates vow to withdraw of Afghanistan

President Donald Trump on Tuesday night told Americans that his administration was working to end the Afghan war - the longest conflict in the country' history - and bring United States troops bac...

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Irish election: Pro-IRA song played from Sinn Féin van

Irish election: Pro-IRA song played from Sinn Féin van

Recent surveys showed that both Fine Gael and Fianna Fail had stalled at the expense of Mary Lou McDonald's Sinn Fein, who had threatened to break up a duo of power between the two centrist parties ...

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Prosecutor Drops Charges Against Doctor And Girlfriend Accused Of Serial Rape

Prosecutor Drops Charges Against Doctor And Girlfriend Accused Of Serial Rape

Philip Kent Cohen, an attorney representing Robicheaux, equated misstatements of DA Rackauckas regarding the video evidence as "tainting" the potential jury pool and jeopardizing the defendants' chanc...

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South Korean woman tests positive for coronavirus after Thailand visit

South Korean woman tests positive for coronavirus after Thailand visit

Treated since developing chills and other symptoms from January 25, she did not improve until Sunday, the KCDC added, and was confirmed positive on Tuesday, following checks at Chonnam National Univer...

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Pompeo Knocks Pelosi with Simpsons Tweet after Trump Address

Pompeo Knocks Pelosi with Simpsons Tweet after Trump Address

With one late-night tweet, though, he unwittingly picked a fight with a formidable domestic opponent: Simpsons Nation. In the episode Mr Lisa Goes to Washington , Lisa wins a trip to the U.S. As ...

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Manchester bomb trial: ‘Bomb plotter’ hears how brother was blown to bits

Manchester bomb trial: ‘Bomb plotter’ hears how brother was blown to bits

He was allegedly linked to the bombing by a scrap of metal from a Consumer's Pride vegetable oil can found at the scene of the carnage. "They bought a vehicle to store equipment and chemicals that t...

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At least 138 sent from U.S. to El Salvador were killed

At least 138 sent from U.S. to El Salvador were killed

But the country still retains one of the highest homicide rates in the world. "Our concern is that many of these people are facing a death sentence", Parker said . Until now, no government, Unite...

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GOP senators announce Hunter Biden conflict of interest review

GOP senators announce Hunter Biden conflict of interest review

The two powerful GOP chairmen want " Hunter Biden's travel arrangements to conduct business related to his dealings in Ukraine and China, among other countries, while he received a protective deta...

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North Norfolk District Council will not fly flag for Prince Andrew's Birthday

North Norfolk District Council will not fly flag for Prince Andrew's Birthday

Bloom, whose clients are pursuing civil claims against the sex offender's estate, called on the Duke of York to "answer questions about Jeffrey Epstein and his own behavior". But there was a pub...

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USA deploys new type of nuclear weapon to counter Russian arsenal

USA deploys new type of nuclear weapon to counter Russian arsenal

In confirming the missile deployment to The Associated Press , the Pentagon's top policy official asserted that the weapon makes Americans safer by making nuclear war less likely. The US does have ...

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Principal who suggested Kobe Bryant deserved to die apologizes

Principal who suggested Kobe Bryant deserved to die apologizes

On the day Bryant and several others were killed in a helicopter crash , Camas High School Principal Liza Sejkora posted to her personal Facebook page, "Not gonna lie". According to KGW8 , students o...

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United Kingdom advises its citizens to leave China

United Kingdom advises its citizens to leave China

Foreign Office reported that although commercial flights stayed accessible from almost all of southern China, travel constraints introduced by the Chinese authorities to contain the outbreak meant" it...

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World Health Organization to hold meeting of experts on coronavirus

World Health Organization to hold meeting of experts on coronavirus

The Strategic Preparedness and Response Plan (SPRP) for the new coronavirus lays out activities and resources needed by global health organizations globally, including WHO, to implement priority publi...

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Florida troopers find drugs in bag labeled 'Bag Full of Drugs'

Florida troopers find drugs in bag labeled 'Bag Full of Drugs'

Note to self- do not traffic your illegal narcotics in bags labeled "Bag Full Of Drugs". A Florida Highway Patrol trooper stopped the auto after clocking it going 95 miles per hour on Saturday and...

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Chinese teen with cerebral palsy dies after father, diagnosed with coronavirus, quarantined

Chinese teen with cerebral palsy dies after father, diagnosed with coronavirus, quarantined

Yan Cheng, 16, was found dead on Wednesday, a week after his father and brother were placed in quarantine. He made a desperate plea for help on social media and called on someone to take care of his...

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Race to stop terror convict shopkeeper's release

Race to stop terror convict shopkeeper's release

The government's emergency measures, which require backing from Parliament, would postpone his release until the Parole Board has given its approval. The 52-year-old teaches at St Bede's Catholic In...

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Coronavirus outbreak prompts WMU decision to ban university-approved travel to China

Coronavirus outbreak prompts WMU decision to ban university-approved travel to China

The University of Sydney student union, along with the New South Wales branch of the National Tertiary Education Union are organising a protest calling for a "health-based policy response to the coro...

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Erdogan tells Syria to back off Turkish observation posts

Erdogan tells Syria to back off Turkish observation posts

Regime forces penetrated Saraqeb, a town in the province that they had been seeking to encircle for days, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. He said an additional 280,000 people cou...

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Venezuela opposition leader Juan Guaido to meet Trump at White House

Venezuela opposition leader Juan Guaido to meet Trump at White House

Guaido is expected to arrive at 2 pm (1900 GMT) for his first visit to the White House , Trump's press secretary said. Foreign minister of Venezuela Jorge Arreaza called US President Donald Trump...

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Iraqi govt tells military to ‘minimize USA reliance’

Iraqi govt tells military to ‘minimize USA reliance’

The step shows that while the Iraqí leadership's demands for an immediate removal of American forces have cooled, they are serious about rethinking the strategic relationship, and this is directly aff...

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Wuhan coronavirus: Confirmed cases top 20,000 as China marks deadliest day

Wuhan coronavirus: Confirmed cases top 20,000 as China marks deadliest day

The wearing of face masks in public is mandatory and temperature checks are commonplace for those who venture outside. Zhejiang province has confirmed 829 cases - the highest number outside central ...

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Bernie Sanders says he fears the consequences of acquitting Donald Trump

Bernie Sanders says he fears the consequences of acquitting Donald Trump

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is kicking 2020 off in high gear with multiple events that feature big-name rock artists such as The Strokes , Bon Iver and Vampire Weekend . The progressiv...

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China accuses Pompeo of slander over Xinjiang comments

China accuses Pompeo of slander over Xinjiang comments

Prior to his arrival in Tashkent, Pompeo met with the leadership of Uzbekistan's oil-rich neighbour Kazakhstan, where he called on all countries to join the USA calling for "an immediate end" to Chi...

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