• Philippines slams USA intelligence report that tags Duterte as
Philippines slams USA intelligence report that tags Duterte as "regional threat"

Also, Roque said there was no revolutionary government or nationwide martial law "which U.S. intelligence officials are saying that the President might declare or impose". Duterte said during his speech at the induction ceremony of the new board of directors of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce Phils. Inc. Countering the report, Roque...

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  • Armed sheriff's deputy who did 'nothing' during Florida school shooting resigns
Armed sheriff's deputy who did 'nothing' during Florida school shooting resigns

Trump called out the deputy by name - "Deputy Sheriff Peterson, I guess his name is" - and said Peterson had "strained his whole life" by failing to act. "It was a real shot to the police department". That failure is one of many admitted missteps by local and federal law enforcement. The president's speech at CPAC speech followed an address ...

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  • Brown: We need to up our game if we're to down Zenit
Brown: We need to up our game if we're to down Zenit

My thinking is that it is best to play our own way, like we are used to doing. "Obviously the competition itself and European football is notoriously very hard now for ourselves, but I think we showed in the first leg how well we played".

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  • Dapchi attack: Buhari speaks on missing school girls, sends surveillance aircraft
Dapchi attack: Buhari speaks on missing school girls, sends surveillance aircraft

Some of the angry community members expressed disgust that the government could be deceiving Nigerians that some the schoolgirls had been rescued when nobody was rescued. Boko Haram , a jihadist group with factions that have ties to ISIS, has been fighting an insurgency in northeastern Nigeria since 2009, aiming to form a breakaway state.

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  • Turkish forces shell convoy headed to Syria's Afrin region
Turkish forces shell convoy headed to Syria's Afrin region

Turkey is failing to take the necessary precautions to avoid civilian casualties in its offensive against the Kurdish held enclave in northern Syria, said leading rights group Human Rights Watch on Friday. European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said "unhindered humanitarian access and the protection of civilians is a moral duty and ...

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  • Reaction to evangelist Billy Graham's death
Reaction to evangelist Billy Graham's death

Jack Graham, an 8-year-old Conway boy, attended the 1959 crusade. If you are not a Christian, or if you don't know or feel included in Billy Graham's legacy, please understand that his humanitarian and bridge-building work around the globe was inseparable from his belief that salvation was offered to all through Jesus' death on the cross and re...

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  • Honda Classic Preview: Who To Watch & How to Watch
Honda Classic Preview: Who To Watch & How to Watch

The complex of viewing and hospitality options in the Bear Trap have been increased from 10,000 square feet to more than 80,000 square feet in this, the 12th running of the event at PGA National. It was tough putting out there. The PGA switches from West Coast to East Coast while the European goes from one desert golf venue to another. "Nice fu...

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  • Irfan, Sangakkara fashion Multan win on PSL debut
Irfan, Sangakkara fashion Multan win on PSL debut

Three of the four playoff games will be played in Pakistan with two matches at Lahore's Gadaffi Stadium and the final in Karachi on March 25. This year's focus will be on the new host of PSL- Hareem Farooq. In his opening address, PCB Chairman Najam Sethi said that the final of the third edition of PSL would take place in Karachi as per sched...

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  • Summit County schools not likely target of threat
Summit County schools not likely target of threat

Schmidt said Sullivan Police were alerted and thanked everyone who alerted administrators to the threat. The post mentioned bringing a gun to school and shooting the day following the Facebook post. Hanlin said she notified Melinda Young, city schools superintendent, about the unsubstantiated threat. Most the departments saying the post originate...

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  • Armenia ranks the 107th on Corruption Perceptions Index: TI
Armenia ranks the 107th on Corruption Perceptions Index: TI

Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief Tan Sri Dzulkifli Ahmad ( pix ) today expressed shock on Malaysia's ranking in the Corruption Perception Index (CPI) as there had been increased enforcement throughout a year ago. However, he also said in the absence of a definite and objective measure to quantify the level of corruption in a co...

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  • Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitzky stripped of Winter Olympics bronze medal for doping
Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitzky stripped of Winter Olympics bronze medal for doping

A Norwegian curler who lost out on the Olympic bronze medal to a Russian rival charged with doping said Tuesday he feels robbed of his moment of glory. The positive test not only shocked the Russian team but the wider curling community whose sport calls for steady hands, sharp eyes and mild exertion, not the intense physical activity and endurance ...

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  • Palestine calls for peace; United States firm on Jerusalem move
Palestine calls for peace; United States firm on Jerusalem move

Abbas outlined the Palestinian vision for peace and told the council: "We are ready to begin negotiations immediately in order to achieve the freedom and independence of our people". "Abbas' speech doesn't represent the prevailing national Palestinian position that the Oslo Accords should be canceled and that there should be no return to negotiat...

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  • Dallas Mavericks Under INVESTIGATION for Sexual Misconduct, Mark Cuban Responds
Dallas Mavericks Under INVESTIGATION for Sexual Misconduct, Mark Cuban Responds

It is worth mentioning that none of what took place involved the players. Tanking has appeared to become more common in recent years across the big four American sports as more front offices realize getting stuck in the middle is the worst possible result.

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  • Mystery white powder sent to Meghan Markle and Prince Harry
Mystery white powder sent to Meghan Markle and Prince Harry

Officers were called in after the letter was delivered on February 12. They added than an an allegation of malicious communications is being investigated. When Meghan Markle donned a white floppy bowed blouse bodysuit for a recent evening event with her prince, the chic shirt by the Tuxe label won accolades, and immediately sold out.

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  • After getting discharged from hospital Manohar Parrikar reaches his home-state Goa
After getting discharged from hospital Manohar Parrikar reaches his home-state Goa

Messages circulating on social media on the above mentioned two dates, expressed fears about the worst for the Chief Minister's health. Parrikar was hospitalised in Mumbai on February 14 for mild pancreatitis. During this period, my interaction with the public will be limited. "I will be discharging my regular duties and obligations as the chie...

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  • Raimondo joins coalition of governors to fight gun violence | Audio
Raimondo joins coalition of governors to fight gun violence | Audio

The governors also announced plans to open what they say will be the nation's first Regional Gun Violence Research Consortium. "It's a way of saying we can't wait for the federal government to act". "We have states with good intentions, with good laws". The coalition of governors also will launch a Regional Gun Violence Research Consortium to resea...

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  • NRA spokesperson faces questions from FL shooting students, families
NRA spokesperson faces questions from FL shooting students, families

Crying white mothers are ratings gold to you and numerous legacy media in the back", she charged, pointing to journalists at the back of the ballroom. "We share a goal of safe schools, safe neighborhoods, and a safe country", LaPierre added. "If you harden the sites you're not going to have this problem", Trump said.

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  • Bahrain activist jailed for five years over Twitter comments
Bahrain activist jailed for five years over Twitter comments

The charges in that case stemmed from television interviews during which Rajab merely told journalists that Manama bars reporters and human rights workers from entering Bahrain. It took another six months for the prosecutor to investigate and file charges against him, and he later received the two-year sentence. Bahrain, a nation only some 760 ...

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  • Florida Legislature rejects weapons ban with massacre survivors en route to Capitol
Florida Legislature rejects weapons ban with massacre survivors en route to Capitol

Nearly all 71 lawmakers who voted against considering the measure have an "A" rating from the National Rifle Association. Its merits were not considered. " #NeverAgain ", tweeted student Emma Gonzalez , as the Miami Herald reported . - julieturkewitz (@julieturkewitz) February 20, 2018Ryan Deitsch, 18, said en route to Tallahassee, "I was...

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  • Trudeau and children play cricket with Kapil Dev, Azharuddin
Trudeau and children play cricket with Kapil Dev, Azharuddin

Meanwhile, the Toronto Sun , on its website published photographs of Atwal with Trudeau's wife Sophie Trudeau and Canadian Infrastructure Minister Amarjeet Sodhi. Trudeau on Wednesday sought to dispel perceptions his administration was too close to Sikh separatists, telling Punjab's chief minister Canada did not sympathise with extremist movem...

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