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"You Had One Job!": Wyoming Punter Whiffs On Punt

Iowa went on to win the game 24-3. According to ESPN's Michele Steele, seven teams have made the trek in order to get a look at Allen in action. Stanley finished the game 8-15 for 125 yards. The Ha...

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Cambodia Daily to close in media crackdown

Cambodia Daily to close in media crackdown

Kem Sokha was arrested at his house in a police swoop at 00:35 AM on September 3. "And after 24 years, one month and 15 days, the Cambodian government has destroyed The Cambodia Daily , a special and...

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Modi cabinet reshuffle on Sunday

Modi cabinet reshuffle on Sunday

The appointment of Union Minister of State Mahendra Nath Pandey as the next BJP chief of Uttar Pradesh lent greater impetus to an imminent Cabinet reshuffle . In light of the imminent reshuffling, ...

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India's GDP Slumps To 5.7% On Back Of New Tax, Note Ban

India's GDP Slumps To 5.7% On Back Of New Tax, Note Ban

Gross domestic product grew 5.7 percent in April-June, its slowest pace since the January-March quarter 2014, government data showed. Bank of America Merill Lynch (BofAML) said the GDP growth is "ab...

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Violence spurs Rohingya exodus, toll surges to 400

Violence spurs Rohingya exodus, toll surges to 400

Following deadly attacks by Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA), militants at security posts on August 25 and reports of Myanmar's security forces' subsequent response, the escalation in tension...

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Gas prices jump overnight in some Canadian markets, led by BC, Quebec

All this, because as much as 31 per cent of US gas production is offline due to the storm, McTeague said. For example, Thursday's price at the pumps in the Greater Toronto Area was about 119.0 cents...

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Six Flags 2018 theme park ride line-up revealed

Six Flags 2018 theme park ride line-up revealed

HARLEY QUINN Spinsanity promises "epic thrills" as it swings people higher and higher into the air, rotating them counterclockwise until they reach a height of nearly 150 feet above ground. The massi...

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Pilgrims scale Mount Arafat for peak of Hajj

Pilgrims scale Mount Arafat for peak of Hajj

It could be recalled that, Kaduna State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, became the first in Africa and second to India to computerise hajj affairs while the Chairman of NAHCON, Barrister Abdullah Muham...

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In 'Spirit Of Parity,' US Orders Russia To Close Consulate, 2 Annexes

In 'Spirit Of Parity,' US Orders Russia To Close Consulate, 2 Annexes

Slutsky is quoted by Russian news agencies as saying, "It's a highly unjust step". Russia has said its initial move to expel American diplomats was retaliation to former President Barack Obama's d...

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President Trump makes first visit to Missouri since election

President Trump makes first visit to Missouri since election

President Donald Trump hit the road to sell tax reform to voters and lawmakers Wednesday, a major campaign pledge that remains short on detail and a long way from becoming law. While some believe th...

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Statement from IL House Speaker Madigan on School Funding

Statement from IL House Speaker Madigan on School Funding

Thanks to those new provisions, the bill passed the House and Senate unanimously in late May. I thank legislators in both Houses from both parties for coming together to pass this historic bil...

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New Jersey shelters to help dogs displaced from Harvey

New Jersey shelters to help dogs displaced from Harvey

People are taking good care of their animals, doing the best they can", Shuttlesworth said. Dogs being evacuated during Hurricane Harvey . As weather experts predict more rainfall in the coming d...

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Chris Christie Urges Federal Aid For Hurricane Harvey, Calls Texas Republicans 'Hypocrites'

It will also test whether Trump can postpone his own agenda, notably an overhaul of the tax code, to assemble a major - and costly - package that could be directed to law enforcement, emergency reli...

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Merkel vows to enhance German wealth, security in 4th term

Merkel in 2015 made a decision to open the border to hundreds of thousands of refugees. Merkel said Tuesday that it was "important and right" that Germany took in refugees and other migrants in an...

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Houston police officer, part of Harvey response, drowns in vehicle, report says

Houston police officer, part of Harvey response, drowns in vehicle, report says

Increasing fears, Perez' wife "advised us that she had not seen her husband since 4 a.m. on the 27th". "In the darkness, Sgt. Perez drove under an underpass. "We utilized other investigative techniq...

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Court imposes Rs 30 lakh fine on Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim

Court imposes Rs 30 lakh fine on Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim

The chief minister said that in addition to the list of damaged properties, the state would file before the Punjab and Haryana High Court a claim for recovery of the expenditure incurred in the depl...

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ACLU Files Lawsuit Challenging Trump's Transgender Service Member Ban

ACLU Files Lawsuit Challenging Trump's Transgender Service Member Ban

The lawsuit also pointed to a 2016 Department of Justice report which "rejected the notion that medical costs, military readiness, or other factors presented any reason to discriminate against trans...

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Despite TDP winning Nandyal bypoll, Brahmananda Reddy can still be disqualified

Despite TDP winning Nandyal bypoll, Brahmananda Reddy can still be disqualified

YSRCP has been successfully ousted from the competition at Nandyal bye elections . "Congratulations to Bhuma Brahmananda Reddy Garu and our valued NDA ally TDP for the big victory in the Nan...

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Nandyal bypoll: Win shows trust of voters, says Chandrababu Naidu

Nandyal bypoll: Win shows trust of voters, says Chandrababu Naidu

TDP continuing his majority From first round to 8th round already YSR Congress party candidate Shilpa Mohan Reddy leave election counting hall without speaking media and he cannot even Compete wit...

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Goa CM Parrikar wins the Panaji bypoll

Goa CM Parrikar wins the Panaji bypoll

After the second round of counting, Telugu Desam Party candidate Brahmananda Reddy was leading by a margin of 2,832 votes over YSR Congress Party candidate Shilpa Mohan Reddy. He subsequently joined...

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Donald Trump reveals who will pay for THE WALL

Donald Trump reveals who will pay for THE WALL

President Trump, however, was not entirely focused on this natural disaster. He spent most of the morning tweeting about rescue efforts in Texas as the Houston area was hit hard by flooding caused ...

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Who should be suspended after the Yankees-Tigers brawl?

Who should be suspended after the Yankees-Tigers brawl?

When Cabrera took a swing, the benches cleared and the bullpens emptied, as players ran over 100 metres to join the fight . NY hammered out 14 hits and walked three times with Chase Headley , Gary S...

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'Excellent' GCSE results at Hope Valley College

'Excellent' GCSE results at Hope Valley College

Maths improved and achieved the second best results in the history of the school with 75 per cent at C and above. Principal Sulina Piesse said: "We are immensely proud of our students who have worke...

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AG Paxton: Texas will appeal voter ID ruling

AG Paxton: Texas will appeal voter ID ruling

Ramos had temporarily softened the state's voter ID rules for the 2016 elections, and the new law somewhat followed her lead. Ramos, however, said the change still would have a discriminatory and ...

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Sears Holdings to close more USA stores, including 28 Kmart locations

Sears Holdings to close more USA stores, including 28 Kmart locations

The move will affect a number of Kmart's stores as these will shutter their doors in mid-Novembers. Two other stores in Southeastern Massachusetts - in Brockton and Hyannis - are remaining open for ...

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Russia's Sudan Ambassador Found Dead

Russia's Sudan Ambassador Found Dead

Shirinskiy is the fourth Russian diplomat to die this year, after Russia's Ambassador to the United Nations Vitaly Churkin died of a suspected heart attack, age 64. Although doctors were immediately...

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Senator who wished Trump harm is a disgrace, should resign

Senator who wished Trump harm is a disgrace, should resign

I am calling on the Missouri Senate to go into special session in conjunction with Veto Session, with the objective of expelling Senator Chappelle-Nadal from the body under the authority vested to t...

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Divers find remains in hull of damaged Navy destroyer

Divers find remains in hull of damaged Navy destroyer

McCain DDG 56 when it collided with Liberian merchant vessel Alnic MC early morning on 21 August. The collision left the ship, now docked in Singapore , with a hole on its port side and fl...

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Saudi haj pilgrimage flights wait for landing rights; Qatar denies blocking them

Saudi haj pilgrimage flights wait for landing rights; Qatar denies blocking them

Not just that King Salman has also said that he would fly Qatari pilgrims on Saudi Airlines at his expense. It also comes after Qatar accused the Saudis of politicizing the hajj . Qatar's Minister ...

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Next week, London's iconic Big Ben will stop ringing

Next week, London's iconic Big Ben will stop ringing

They want the timescale for repairs tightened, and House of Commons officials say they will take another look at the schedule once Parliament returns next month from its summer break. Last renovated...

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'Super dictatorship' in the country: Mamata Banerjee

'Super dictatorship' in the country: Mamata Banerjee

The sprawling war memorial, dedicated to the nation by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in October a year ago, has been built by the state government in the memory of martyrs. "We worked under him and n...

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Maryland girl who was 'killed by her brother' is pictured

Maryland girl who was 'killed by her brother' is pictured

Police are still trying to determine his motive. Police said they found a 2-year-old girl, who was unharmed, in the home when they arrived. The girls were visiting relatives in Clinton, where they...

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Rajiv Gandhi birth anniversary: Sonia, Rahul pay respects to former PM

Rajiv Gandhi birth anniversary: Sonia, Rahul pay respects to former PM

Senior leaders including former Union Minister Charan Das Mahant, former Ministers Md Akbar and Amitesh Shukla, former Member of Parliaments P.R. Khunte and Karuna Shukla, Raipur Mayor Pramod Dubey we...

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Trump slams 'publicity seeking' Lindsey Graham for criticizing him over Charlottesville response

President Trump criticized Republican senators on Thursday morning, highlighting the current divide between the Oval Office and some GOP lawmakers. Graham had said the United States president "took...

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Sen. Cory Booker To Submit Bill To Remove Confederate Statues from Capitol

Sen. Cory Booker To Submit Bill To Remove Confederate Statues from Capitol

Nancy Pelosi and other Democratic lawmakers are ramping up calls to remove Confederate statues on display in the halls of Congress, bringing the raging debate over Civil War symbols across the South ...

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