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The story, which was part of a hoax carried out by a Native American advocacy group, claimed the Redskins would be announcing its new team name and logo in the Fall of 2018. One of the organizers of the event, Rebecca Nagle said the following of why this online hoax was staged in a press release . "We created this action to show the NFL and the Washington Football franchise how easy, popular and powerful changing the name could be", she said in the statement .
  • Ron Johnson hopes Alabama has taught Steve Bannon a lesson

    Ron Johnson hopes Alabama has taught Steve Bannon a lesson

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    Rich Lowry, the editor of the conservative National Review , said the Republican defeat in Alabama should be a lesson to other states where Bannon "wants to run a fringy candidate". "He looks like some disheveled drunk that wandered onto the political stage", King said of Bannon, speaking to CNN's Chris Cuomo. He added: "If we are to Make America Great Again for all Americans, Bannon must go!" "I don't think Steve Bannon adds anything positive at all to the dialogue in the ...
  • Joe Biden Comforts Meghan McCain About John McCain's Cancer Battle

    Joe Biden Comforts Meghan McCain About John McCain's Cancer Battle

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    Biden quickly switched seats to sit beside McCain and hold her hand, comforting her as they talked about his son, Beau Biden , who died a few years ago to the same type of cancer John McCain is now battling. And you remember what I said? Before dispensing his advice for coping, Biden, 75, took McCain's hand and recounted how he first got to know her dad.
  • Active Runner in Focus - Starbucks Corp (SBUX) Moves 0.44

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    Adell Harriman & Carpenter Inc who had been investing in Starbucks for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $84.94 billion market cap company. Jacobi Capital Management LLC increased its stake in shares of Starbucks by 2.7% in the 1st quarter. The firm attains analyst recommendation of 2.10 on scale of 1-5 with week's performance of -0.12%.
  • Anderson Cooper's Twitter Gets Hacked, Sends Insulting Message To Donald Trump

    Anderson Cooper's Twitter Gets Hacked, Sends Insulting Message To Donald Trump

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    Those who pay close attention to Anderson Cooper on Twitter may have noticed something a little out of the ordinary: Cooper's account replying to a Donald Trump tweet in a, um, not so professional way. "We're working with Twitter to secure the account". Just this week the president tweeted,"CNN'S slogan is CNN, THE MOST TRUSTED NAME IN NEWS". The then-candidate bristled at Cooper bringing up a poll he didn't like, saying "I don't know, you keep bringing up negative.You only want to ...
  • Democrats ask for extension of ACA open enrollment

    Democrats ask for extension of ACA open enrollment

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    Juxtapose those numbers with the more than 2.1 million people nationally and more than 514,000 statewide who signed up for the ACA through the first four weeks of open enrollment a year ago, and what do you get? But it's not your final opportunity to enroll, provided you meet the requirements for some special exclusions.
  • Four-month-old baby stabbed in Toronto's west end

    Four-month-old baby stabbed in Toronto's west end

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    Officers responding to the call at 8:35 a.m. ET found a man and the infant with stab wounds. She and the man have serious injuries. It appears the baby was also assaulted, according to Const. "We're still trying to find out all the specifics". The child was rushed to hospital via emergency run. Police initially said the little girl had been stabbed but in a tweet sent out Wednesday afternoon, investigators said her injuries are "not attributed to stab wounds".
  • US Applauds Iraq After ISIS Declared 'Defeated'

    US Applauds Iraq After ISIS Declared 'Defeated'

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    IS fighters seized control of almost one-third of Iraq in the summer of 2014, threatening the very existence of the Iraqi state. Theresa May has warned that Isis is "not yet defeated" after Iraq declared an end to its fight against the jihadi group.
  • Russian Flag 'May' Appear at 2018 Olympics, Says Chief Organizer

    Russian Flag 'May' Appear at 2018 Olympics, Says Chief Organizer

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    The IOC, however, stated that doping-free athletes from Russian Federation could go to the 2018 Olympic Games under the classification of neutral athletes, or the OAR status, which stands for 'Olympic Athlete from Russian Federation'. "At the moment, there are no athletes who have refused to take part in the Games". "Patriotism and love for your country is in your heart, so no one can take it away from us".
  • 'We saved your kebab': MEPs vote against ban on doner meat additive

    'We saved your kebab': MEPs vote against ban on doner meat additive

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    The kebab industry says it needs to keep them to make the meat juicy, tender and tasty for consumption. It added there was no health risk. "We saved your kebab". 'They are looking for ways to hurt Turkish businesses here, ' said Baris Donmez, the owner of a 24-hour kebab bistro in Berlin's Mitte district. The assembly's environment committee opposed the commission proposal, saying the status quo should be maintained at least until the European Food Safety Agency publishes the results of a ...
  • Suspect In Manhattan Subway Blast Was Wearing 'Low-Tech' Device

    Suspect In Manhattan Subway Blast Was Wearing 'Low-Tech' Device

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    Ullah had gathered information from the Internet on how to make a bomb, New York Gov Andrew Cuomo told MSNBC. One other person was injured in the incident, raising speculation that the bomber may have detonated his device prematurely, or perhaps there was a delay between the activation and the explosion.
  • Islamic summit to send 'strong message' on Jerusalem

    Islamic summit to send 'strong message' on Jerusalem

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    The biggest grouping of Muslim nations put aside differences and recognised East Jerusalem as the capital of occupied Palestine, the most concrete response yet to the American move of recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Jordan's King Abdullah stressed that Jerusalem is in the heart of all Muslims and Christians, whilst Iranian President Hassan Rouhani also emphasised that Muslim countries should condemn the move.
  • Rosenstein: I Haven't Seen Good Cause to Fire Mueller

    Rosenstein: I Haven't Seen Good Cause to Fire Mueller

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    Rosenstein - who appointed Mueller to lead the Russian Federation investigation after Trump fired former FBI Director James Comey - testified that he would only terminate the special counsel if there was just cause to do so and that he does not believe there is at this time.
  • 'Agnyathavasi' teaser is to be out on Dec 16

    'Agnyathavasi' teaser is to be out on Dec 16

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    The first song was released in September 2017 by the song "Time Oma". Anirudh Ravichander is scoring music for the film. The makers of Agnyaathavaasi (Agnyathavasi) starring Pawan Kalyan , Keerthy Suresh and Anu Emmanuel , have released second song Gaali Vaaluga and they have announced to release the movie teaser on December 16.
  • Coldest temps, wind chills of season coming Wednesday morning

    Coldest temps, wind chills of season coming Wednesday morning

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    An extreme cold weather alert issued by the city Tuesday remains in effect today as temperatures drop to -6 C with a wind chill value sitting around -13 by the afternoon. Temperatures will pick back up to the low 40s toward the end of the week. A mainly clear sky in the evening will likely give way to increasing cloudiness right around midnight.
  • Gemalto says board has until Friday to review unsolicited Atos bid

    Gemalto says board has until Friday to review unsolicited Atos bid

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    By no coincidence Gemalto's share price has gone down the toilet this year and, despite the premium, the bid values the company significantly lower than its market price as recently as July of this year. "We see in principle very favourably the consolidation of two French players in the French technology", a spokeswoman for Bpifrance said. The purchase would be entirely funded from its existing cash resources and fully commited external debt, with Atos having secured financing from two ...
  • Germany's Lufthansa drops bid for Air Berlin's Niki unit

    Germany's Lufthansa drops bid for Air Berlin's Niki unit

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    The planned takeover of Air Berlin businesses Niki and LGW had raised concerns among rivals that Lufthansa would become too dominant in Germany. Although parent Air Berlin filed for insolvency in August, Niki, which has a fleet of 21 Airbus A321 aircraft, was not part of those proceedings.