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Shoma Uno skated a near-flawless short program, the only stumble coming on his opening jump, and scored 103.25 points to give Japan the lead in figure skating's team competition. Twenty-two North Korean athletes are taking part, but only pairs skaters Ryom Tae Ok and Kim Ju Sik have a real shot at a medal. Seo is now the president of the Korean American Association of Chicago At the 2018 Olympics, there will be a show of unity from North and South Korea in their shared women's ice ...
  • CBSE makes Aadhaar mandatory for filling form

    CBSE makes Aadhaar mandatory for filling form

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    Many were anxious about the NEET examination coinciding with the Maharashtra state Common Entrance Examination (MH-CET) exam in May, which would have left lakhs of students in a tight spot. 8 The candidate must have passed in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology and English individually and must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks taken together in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/ Bio-technology at the qualifying examination.
  • Senate stumbles shutdown, as Rand Paul blocks vote

    Senate stumbles shutdown, as Rand Paul blocks vote

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    Mulvaney's notice says federal employees should report to work Friday to "undertake orderly shutdown activities". Paul objected each time until Cornyn, the majority whip, accused him of "wasting everybody's time and inconveniencing the staff".
  • How to Watch the 2018 Winter Olympics and the Opening Ceremony

    How to Watch the 2018 Winter Olympics and the Opening Ceremony

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    Sundays; prime time plus coverage airs during the late-night time frame. You know that little tidbit about the 92 countries competing in this year's Olympics? The ruling Democratic Party called for using the PyeongChang Winter Olympics as effectively as possible to promote peace with North Korea as a high-level delegation from the communist nation, including leader Kim Jong-un's sister, was due in the South on Friday.
  • North Korea has no intention to meet USA officials during Winter Olympics

    North Korea has no intention to meet USA officials during Winter Olympics

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    Launcher trucks rolled through the parade carrying Hwasong-14 and Hwasong-15 ICBMS - which the North claims can reach anywhere in the United States . "It sends the right message about historic opportunities, shows willingness to send someone who's actually got some juice with KJU". It was unclear whether the North showed the entirety of his speech during the recorded coverage of the parade.
  • National Weather Service: No East Coast tsunami warning

    National Weather Service: No East Coast tsunami warning

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    The National Weather Service said it was investigating how what it called "a routine test message" sent out about 8:30 a.m. Some smartphone users received the alert on their phones without the word "TEST". Jeremy DaRos, of Portland, Maine, said the alert made him "jump" because he lives a stone's throw from the water and was aware of recent spate of small earthquakes that made the alert seem plausible.
  • Government shutdown will happen tonight, aides say

    Government shutdown will happen tonight, aides say

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    Senate leaders have voiced confidence the deal will pass eventually, although the delays may push a vote to early Friday morning. "Often times we can get a lot more done working with one another and let the White House just sit on the sidelines", said Senate Minority Leader Charles E.
  • Cavaliers trading Isaiah Thomas for Jordan Clarkson, Larry Nance

    Cavaliers trading Isaiah Thomas for Jordan Clarkson, Larry Nance

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    As seen in Cleveland , Thomas struggled to make much of a positive impact in off-ball situations offensively. Yeah that's real exciting. If the Lakers let their current unrestricted free agents walk, they would have about $47.8 million in space this summer, and that includes the $12.4 million cap hold for pending restricted free agent Julius Randle .
  • US Politics: Trump calls stock market slump a

    US Politics: Trump calls stock market slump a "bad mistake"

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    Although Trump and the Republicans have been quick to take credit for the recent boom in United States stocks, the markets have been on the climb for much longer than his time in the Oval Office. But it's not apologizing for placing so much emphasis on the stock market's performance. "It's a record increase", Trump said. On Monday, the Dow took massive nosedive in response to higher interest rates, just as was boasting about a resurgent us economy .
  • Canada Seeking Investment from Big Foreign Players in Tech Sector

    Canada Seeking Investment from Big Foreign Players in Tech Sector

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    Speaking to reporters at the Capitol, Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman, R-Centre County, said that lawmakers from the Senate and House have not yet met to determine how or whether they will try to pass Congressional maps by Friday. "We want our senator and representatives to comply with the court order", said O'Neill. "Here we go again", he said. Corman said it's not obvious that the court will automatically OK a plan if it's passed by the Legislature and approved by the governor.
  • Video shows vandals ransacking Philadelphia gas station after Super Bowl win

    Video shows vandals ransacking Philadelphia gas station after Super Bowl win

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    A parade and celebration honoring the Eagles' Super Bowl victory over the New England Patriots is scheduled for Thursday. The parade date was circled after the Eagles beat the Vikings in the NFC Championship game. Smith said on CNN that Trump's attacks on women, minorities and National Football League players have made him feel like he "wouldn't want to go to that party".
  • US House passes stopgap spending Bill to avert shutdown

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    Pelosi spent more than seven hours speaking on the House floor Wednesday in protest of the Trump administration's stance on DACA , thus sidelining the potential budget deal . The deal , if it can overcome opposition from both conservatives and liberals in the House, would avert a government shutdown on Friday by funding the government through March 23.
  • Jaitley dismisses corruption charges regarding Rafale deal

    Jaitley dismisses corruption charges regarding Rafale deal

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    My charge is Opposition is seriously compromising India's security by asking price of Rafale deal", said Jaitley to the protesting Congress MPs who repeated that the Government is accountable to Parliament . It claimed that the fighter jets are being bought from France at a price higher than what was negotiated in the previous multi-role combat aircraft (MMRCA) deal under which 126 fighter jets were to be bought, and included a number of fighters being assembled in India.
  • Isaiah Thomas expects to start

    Isaiah Thomas expects to start

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    The Cavs are now 5 1/2 games back of the No. 2 seed and 7 1/2 back of the conference's top seed. A person familiar with direct knowledge of the trade says the Cleveland Cavaliers are dealing guard Isaiah Thomas to the Los Angeles Lakers .
  • Abe, Pence vow to keep pressure on N Korea

    Abe, Pence vow to keep pressure on N Korea

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    Friday, Korea time, whether or not to exempt a blacklisted North Korean official from its sanctions so that he can visit the South for the Winter Olympics as part of a high-ranking North Korean delegation. "It's a possibility that North Korea could be behind the theft", said the source, who had knowledge of Intelligence Committee proceedings. Even as the two Koreas make shows of unity, the US vice president is sharpening his rhetoric against the North.
  • Nancy Pelosi gives record eight-hour speech on Dreamers

    Nancy Pelosi gives record eight-hour speech on Dreamers

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    Pelosi said she would oppose the deal unless House Speaker Paul Ryan gave assurances he would bring immigration legislation to the floor for a vote. At issue is the fate of roughly 1.8 million immigrants brought to the country as children and living here illegally. Nor would it increase border security or provide funding for a southern border wall.
  • If no national security risk, Trump should release Dems memo

    If no national security risk, Trump should release Dems memo

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    Trump must decide whether to release the Democrat version or withhold some or all of it for national security reasons. "Some witnesses have been postponed, others canceled, and two specifically have refused to answer questions about the events in the period", Representative Adam Schiff said in a statement.
  • House passes bill to prevent shutdown

    House passes bill to prevent shutdown

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    She wants that before voting on a government funding deal. "I have been relentlessly pressuring Congressional leadership to make sure that West Virginia gets the funding it needs to end the opioid epidemic and invest in high-speed internet and broadband access throughout our state, and I'm glad this funding will be included in the final budget deal ", he said .
  • McConnell, Schumer Strike 2-Year Budget Deal to Avert Shutdown

    McConnell, Schumer Strike 2-Year Budget Deal to Avert Shutdown

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    Once the bill passed the House, it went to the Senate , which unveiled a bipartisan deal to lift the funding caps on both domestic and defense spending , without addressing the Dreamers. It also would provide hurricane and wildfire disaster aid. Rep. Nanette Barragan, D-Calif., a member of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, said the Latino community thinks Senate Democratic leaders have "turned their back".
  • One in five British parliament staff report sexual harassment or bullying

    One in five British parliament staff report sexual harassment or bullying

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    Prime Minister Theresa May had set up the cross-party working group of MPs and staff to root out abuse in Parliament amid growing pressure to curb sexual harassment in the workplace. The cross-party committee that has agreed on the new rules have also called for a new code of behaviour that applies to everyone in Parliament, there will also be new training courses to instruct everyone on how to proceed in such situations.
  • Analyst Overview: Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST), Baidu, Inc. (BIDU)

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    In the last quarter, insiders sold 106,677 shares of company stock worth $20,059,795. On Monday, December 18 LIBENSON RICHARD M sold $3.86 million worth of Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ: COST ) or 20,000 shares. Norinchukin Bankshares The stated it has 0.23% of its portfolio in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST). Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST ) analysts on average have given a price target of $208.28 on COST stock.