• Britain's Paralympians look ahead to Winter Olympics

    Britain's Paralympians look ahead to Winter Olympics

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    The games will begin on February 9, and will reach until February 25. 'The best way to describe this is "Theatre of Jeopardy". Lizzy Yarnold was Britain's sole gold medal victor in Russian Federation four years ago, while David Murdoch's men's curling team won a silver and Eve Muirhead's women's team claimed bronze - the fourth medal was a bronze from Jenny Jones in the women's slopestyle snowboarding competition.
  • UNIFIED KOREA? North and South Korea May UNITE for Upcoming 2018 OLYMPICS

    UNIFIED KOREA? North and South Korea May UNITE for Upcoming 2018 OLYMPICS

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    A joint march at the opening ceremony would be a stunning statement for the Games dubbed the "Peace Olympics", which will open about 50 miles (80 kilometres) from the heavily fortified Korean border on February 9. North and South Korea on Tuesday agreed on negotiations to resolve problems and military talks aimed at averting accidental conflict, after their first official dialogue in more than two years, as Pyongyang's nuclear weapons programme fuels tension.
  • WTA SYDNEY - Giorgi beats Radwanska to meet Kerber

    WTA SYDNEY - Giorgi beats Radwanska to meet Kerber

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    The German won her eighth consecutive match of the new season, coming from 3-1 down in the second set to beat qualifier Giorgi 6-2, 6-3 in the semi-final. "We have set up a ideal platform for me to work with this year to try and go deep in tournaments, whether it's in Australia or in Europe or in the States".
  • Justice Loya's Mysterious Death a Serious Issue

    Justice Loya's Mysterious Death a Serious Issue

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    Lone and Congress leader Tehseen Poonawala, seeking an urgent hearing for a probe into Loya's death. The Supreme Court today agreed to hear tomorrow two separate pleas seeking independent probe into the death of special CBI judge B H Loya, who was hearing the Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case .
  • Boston Scientific (BSX) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

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    Us Bancorp Del now has $94.54B valuation. The Stock declined-0.04% and closed its last trading session at $187.77. The stock was purchased at an average price of $0.45 per share, for a total transaction of $183,602.70. Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. Primecap Ca has invested 1.02% in Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX).
  • Donald Trump In 'Excellent Health,' Doctor Says After Checkup

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    In 2017, the Nordic country was named the happiest nation on the planet and has a welfare state funded in part by large reserves of oil and natural gas. Anderson Cooper said Trump's comments weren't "racial" or "racially charged", they were racist. Trump said, "Why do we want all these people from Africa here?" Trump, 71, underwent the evaluation at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
  • NRI held for molesting U.S. national

    NRI held for molesting U.S. national

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    After the incident, the woman checked out of the hotel and shifted to one in Gurgaon. She said she met the man near the hotel's pool area, and he invited her to his room for a drink. A case of molestation was registered, after which Kharbanda was arrested. The woman, too, was in the country for work, police said. Police officers say that the accused was in Delhi on business and was staying in a room on the eight floor of the hotel.
  • Suspect in custody after possible hostage situation on Greyhound bus

    Suspect in custody after possible hostage situation on Greyhound bus

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    The suspect, who has not been identified, claimed to have a gun and made threats to kill people Friday as the bus was en route to Chicago from Milwaukee, the Racine County Sheriff's office said. About 40 Greyhound passengers were safely removed from the bus, police said. Authorities have not confirmed any other specific details about what happened.
  • Ivanka Trump slaughtered for tweeting support for Oprah after historic speech

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    The three-time Academy Award victor, speaking in London alongside director Steven Spielberg and co-star Tom Hanks, said the 63-year-old has shown presidential qualities. Now in terms of policies, there is the difficulty I think because while she is a very unique figure in terms of her charisma, she is a very conventional figure in terms of her policies.
  • North Texas Immigrants React to Reports of Trump's Profane Remarks

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    No matter how much some conservative supporters of Trump believe the United States should adopt an isolationist stance, walling off borders and refusing to deal with the rest of the world, it's not possible. But some Democrats have threatened to withhold support unless an immigration pact is forged. A career intelligence analyst who is an expert in hostage policy stood before President Donald Trump in the Oval Office last fall to brief him on the impending release of a family long held in ...
  • US launches airstrike after apparent insider attack in Afghanistan

    US launches airstrike after apparent insider attack in Afghanistan

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    Details of the incident remain unclear but a local member of parliament, Obaidullah Shinwari, said members of a pro-government militia had opened fire on US forces, killing two Americans and an interpreter. So-called "green-on-blue" attacks in which Afghan forces turn on their comrades or their Western counterparts have been a major problem during NATO's long years in Afghanistan.
  • The President greets Prime Minister Erna Solberg of Norway

    The President greets Prime Minister Erna Solberg of Norway

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    Justice Department's special counsel Robert Mueller . "Or would you demand that a strict set of parameters be placed around any encounter between you and the special counsel?" Republicans have in turn criticised Democrats for trying to draw out the probe and say there's no clear evidence of collusion between Trump and Russian Federation.
  • Trump's Immigration Slur Angers House Democrats

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    Democratic Senator Patrick Leahy of Vermont, who wasn't in the meeting, in a tweet called the president's remarks, "Breathtakingly offensive". On CNN, Senator Ben Cardin of Maryland, ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said that the President's comments were "dangerous" and "do not represent America".
  • Boat With 40 School Children Capsizes In Maharashtra: Updates

    Boat With 40 School Children Capsizes In Maharashtra: Updates

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    The boat was two nautical miles from the shore when the incident occurred. Local BJP MLA Manisha Choudhary claimed that the boat was ferrying around 40 children. Local fishermen and agencies have rescued 32 children. "Rescue teams from other departments are also there", Superintendent of Police, Palghar was quoted saying.
  • Medical centers deal with shortage of IV bags

    Medical centers deal with shortage of IV bags

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    The delegation's schedule includes a stop at Hospital de Nino, which treats children with autism and special needs in San Juan, a health center in Loiza, and a shelter in Canovanas. Nutrient solution bags, also running low, are needed for far fewer patients than saline, but there are few substitutes, said Connie Sullivan, head of research and innovation at the National Home Infusion Association.
  • Uhuru expected to address ANC delegation

    Uhuru expected to address ANC delegation

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    President Zuma announced that he would host President Kenyatta for a State visit later this year. President Kenyatta said the two countries are not in competition, but in a partnership that complements each other in improving the lives of their citizens.