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Duke of Edinburgh undergoes successful hip surgery

Duke of Edinburgh undergoes successful hip surgery

The duke is 96. Incapacity will be a torment to a man so used to activity. They will find it hard to restrain him. The elderly husband of Queen Elizabeth II is set to undergo hip surgery in a Lon...

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Queen Elizabeth's husband Prince Philip enters hospital for hip surgery

Queen Elizabeth's husband Prince Philip enters hospital for hip surgery

Instead of having her husband by her side, the Queen was accompanied by extended members of the royal family, including Prince William, Kate Middleton, Princess Beatrice and Eugenie and Zara Phillip...

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States, DC file suit against census citizenship question

States, DC file suit against census citizenship question

The complaint says a plan to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census is unconstitutional. Critics of the citizenship question say it might dissuade immigrants, and perhaps many citiz...

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Police say 4 wounded at YouTube HQ shooting, suspect dead

Police say 4 wounded at YouTube HQ shooting, suspect dead

SAN BRUNO, Calif . - Officials confirm an active police investigation is underway at YouTube's headquarters on Cherry Avenue in San Bruno. There are dozens of police officers at the scene. He said t...

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EPA Moves To Weaken Landmark Fuel Efficiency Rules

EPA Moves To Weaken Landmark Fuel Efficiency Rules

The Administration's national program was meant to improve fuel economy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, while saving consumers money at the gas pump and reducing US oil consumption. As of writing...

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Lawyer Who Lied to Mueller About Russian Spy Gets 30 Days

Lawyer Who Lied to Mueller About Russian Spy Gets 30 Days

In February, Mueller announced that van der Zwaan , the son-in-law of a Ukrainian-Russian oligarch, had lied to the Federal Bureau of Investigation . "What I did was wrong". Prosecutors said when ...

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Experts unable to identify source of nerve agent used in Skripal attack

Experts unable to identify source of nerve agent used in Skripal attack

The British government insisted that several pieces of information contributed to its conclusion that the Russian government was responsible for the nerve agent attack , including intelligence that ...

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Turkey, Russia deepen ties amid troubled relations with West

Turkey, Russia deepen ties amid troubled relations with West

President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday embarked on a two day visit to Russia's increasingly close partner Turkey to launch the construction of its first nuclear power plant and coordinate policy ...

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Egypt's Sisi re-elected with 97 percent of votes

Egypt's Sisi re-elected with 97 percent of votes

Turnout was 41 percent, despite efforts to get as many Egyptians as possible to polling stations during last week's vote. He won less than 3% of the vote, while over 7% of all those cast were spoilt...

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France set for massive railway strike against President Macron's reforms

France set for massive railway strike against President Macron's reforms

The main rail unions plan to strike two days out of every five for the next three months. Platforms at Gare du Nord, Paris's busiest railway station, were so crowded with commuters that some tum...

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Israel cancelling deal with United Nations on African migrants: Netanyahu

Israel cancelling deal with United Nations on African migrants: Netanyahu

The Italian foreign ministry has denied Italy will take in migrants under an Israel-UN agreement to relocate 16,250 migrants in the West over five years - which Tel Aviv annulled on Tuesday. The fac...

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Mark Zuckerberg defends advertising-supported business model

Zuckerberg's counterpoint is that there's a huge cohort of people who can't afford to pay for services. In light of this announcement, Elisabeth Diana, a Facebook spokesperson has stated that the co...

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Rebels set to abandon bastion near Syrian capital

Rebels set to abandon bastion near Syrian capital

Fighters from the Faylaq al-Rahman group left Douma on buses sent by the Syrian government to the rebel-held province of Idlib, SANA state news agency reported. More than 120,000 others fled their hom...

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South Korean pop stars stage rare concert in North Korea

South Korean pop stars stage rare concert in North Korea

North Korean leader Kim shook hands with each cast member and took photos with them after the show was over, the pool report said . "He said that he was deeply moved to see our people sincerely ac...

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Buhari departs Lagos, attends in-law's wedding in Abuja

Buhari departs Lagos, attends in-law's wedding in Abuja

Mr. Edgal said the president would also tour the Eko Atlantic City and inaugurate the Ikeja Bus Terminal, among other engagements. The visit will no doubt cause untold hardship to Lagosians, econ...

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Malala visits home town in Pak where she was shot

Malala visits home town in Pak where she was shot

While in the region, Ms Yousafzai visited her childhood home with her mother, father and two brothers. Yousafzai and her family arrived in the town of Mingora, in the Swat Valley , via helicopter...

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Russia Tests New 'Modern' Ballistic Missile

Russia Tests New 'Modern' Ballistic Missile

The new heavy intercontinental ballistic missile underwent an ejection test at the Plesetsk state test cosmodrome. It will replace the Soviet-built Voevoda intercontinental ballistic missile, whic...

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NATO Announces Expulsion Of Russia Diplomats Following Nerve Agent Attack

NATO Announces Expulsion Of Russia Diplomats Following Nerve Agent Attack

Indeed, if North Atlantic Treaty Organisation didn't exist, those Russian diplomats wouldn't have been there to be expelled in the first place, because there'd be no need for Russia to have a separate...

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Hopkinsville Police Officer shot to death

Hopkinsville Police Officer shot to death

Decoursey was shot and died from his injuries. Police say Decoursey should be treated as armed and risky. Meacham was taken to Jennie Stuart Medical Center immediately after the incident where he was ...

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One Mega Millions victor on ticket bought in New Jersey

One Mega Millions victor on ticket bought in New Jersey

The March 30 prize is the fourth-largest jackpot in Mega Millions history. Local business owners, that sell lottery tickets, say they've seen more traffic coming through their stores than usual due ...

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Man Contracts 'World Worst' Super-Gonorrhea

Man Contracts 'World Worst' Super-Gonorrhea

There have cases of the bacteria developing resistance to cephalosporins, the current first-line treatment for gonorrhoea . He added that it has put the sexual health services at a "tipping point",...

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Donald Trump defends Second Amendment, says it will never be repealed

Donald Trump defends Second Amendment, says it will never be repealed

It is also important to recognize that, as a matter of law, the Second Amendment is perfectly consistent with gun regulation. Hogg shared a tweet from fellow Stoneman Douglas student Matt Deitsc...

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Egg-cellent fun is planned for children this weekend

Egg-cellent fun is planned for children this weekend

It didn't work well. "We wanted to do something a little different this year and try to have another free event, because we hold free events throughout the year and the community seems to really lik...

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North, South Korea agree to hold summit

North, South Korea agree to hold summit

It was Kim's first known trip outside North Korea since he became leader in 2011. Daniel, The two Koreas will hold their third, historic summit on April 27th at the Peace House located in the South ...

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Easter Weather Forecast Features Sunshine, Showers… And Snow

Easter Weather Forecast Features Sunshine, Showers… And Snow

However heavy rain and even possible hill snow is likely later on Easter Sunday and into Monday. It is also possible a few centimeters of wet snow could gather at lower levels. Met Office chief me...

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