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VW replaces CEO Matthias Mueller amid group restructure

VW replaces CEO Matthias Mueller amid group restructure

However, analysts welcomed signs of genuine movement at Europe's largest automaker where changes to corporate structure have often been stifled by warring stakeholders. He said he would look at the ...

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Trump lawyer arranged payoff to Playboy Playmate for Republican fundraiser

Trump lawyer arranged payoff to Playboy Playmate for Republican fundraiser

Broidy was a vice chairman for the Team Trump campaign's joint fund with the GOP during the 2016 campaign, helping it raise more than $108 million. Daniels at the time of the payment was being rep...

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United States pledges additional $16 million to help Venezuelan exiles

United States pledges additional $16 million to help Venezuelan exiles

Pence met with Julio Borges, a Venezuelan opposition lawmaker and former speaker of the National Assembly, David Smolansky, former mayor of the city of El Hatillo, Carlos Vecchio, political coordinato...

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Pompeo Confirms US Forces Killed Russian Mercenaries

Pompeo Confirms US Forces Killed Russian Mercenaries

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D., N.H.), during Pompeo's confirmation hearing to be the next secretary of state, questioned the adequacy of the Trump administration's actions in implementing sanctions agains...

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Russia: Syrian regime now controls rebel town hit in chemical attack

Russia: Syrian regime now controls rebel town hit in chemical attack

The president made the statement in a tweet Thursday morning. "But also, it's a very, very delicate circumstance, and we've got to make this judgment on a very careful, very deliberate, very well-th...

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Mattis: US 'still assessing' suspected Syria chemical weapons attack

Mattis: US 'still assessing' suspected Syria chemical weapons attack

The Kremlin on Thursday warned the US and its allies, who are weighing military strikes on Syria, to avoid any steps that could destabilize the situation there. "This is a complex area, I'll be the fi...

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Trump seems to row back on promise of strikes

Trump seems to row back on promise of strikes

The President will remain in the United States to oversee the American response to Syria and to monitor developments around the world". The New York Times reported late Tuesday that Trump demand...

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Rep. Gowdy Demands More Details on Scott Pruitt's First-Class Travel, Condo Deal

Rep. Gowdy Demands More Details on Scott Pruitt's First-Class Travel, Condo Deal

Writing to Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman John Barrasso R-Wyo., fellow panel members Sheldon Whitehouse , D-R.I., and Thomas R. The EPA insisted that the timing of Carballo...

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Global community needs to respond after Syria attack, agrees May

Meanwhile, inspectors from the worldwide chemical weapons watchdog prepare to head into the country. Trump's new national security adviser, John Bolton, advocated that Trump stay in Washington in ...

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6 dead after small plane crashes at Arizona golf course

6 dead after small plane crashes at Arizona golf course

Versace King told the Arizona Republic he was helping his father load a truck near the airport and noticed the small plane take off. A plane crashed on Monday night at TPC Scottsdale. SPD reports...

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Trump, May, Obamas not invited to UK's royal wedding

Harry and Meghan are doing it their own way, that's for sure. Prince Harry and first lady Michelle Obama embrace during a visit to Fort Belvoir, Va., on October 28, 2015. Former prime minis...

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Masters champion Patrick Reed confronts negative headlines

Masters champion Patrick Reed confronts negative headlines

But while the golfer's parents Jeannette and Bill live in Augusta , they were not at the course to see their son's triumph. The most notable aspect of his immediate post round celebration wasn't wh...

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The Gender Wage Gap in OH is More Than a 'Paycheck Problem'

The Gender Wage Gap in OH is More Than a 'Paycheck Problem'

Over half a century after the United States passed the Equal Pay Act, American women still face a substantial gender wage gap across the spectrum. And the sluggish rate at which the gap is narrowing...

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Facebook CEO apologises for data misuse

Facebook CEO apologises for data misuse

Zuckerberg is also ready to take more questions about the use of Facebook by Russian operatives to manipulate the 2016 USA presidential election. Less clear is how Facebook will handle the threat ...

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UFC star's bail set at $50K following bus melee

UFC star's bail set at $50K following bus melee

Mixed martial arts fighter Cian Cowley, a friend of Conor McGregor , is led away by police. McGregor is charged with assault , criminal mischief, and reckless endangerment. If the image is leg...

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Iran's Rouhani warns Trump would regret withdrawing from nuclear deal

Iran's Rouhani warns Trump would regret withdrawing from nuclear deal

Seven Iranian military personnel were killed in Sunday's air strike on a Syrian air base, Tasnim news agency said, nearly double the number originally reported . Europe's E3, the UK, Germany and ...

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Meeting with Kim Jong Un to take place May or early June

Meeting with Kim Jong Un to take place May or early June

Kim gave his "profound analysis and appraisal" of the prospects for North Korea-U.S. dialogue at a meeting of the Politburo of the ruling party's Central Committee, the Korean Central News Agency repo...

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N.Korea tells U.S. it is prepared to discuss denuclearization

N.Korea tells U.S. it is prepared to discuss denuclearization

Last week, Trump told associates that he was looking forward to the summit, which he agreed to on the spot when presented the invitation from Kim. Regarding scepticism in Washington on the possibi...

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Spring to take a break over the weekend

Spring to take a break over the weekend

Some light rain and flurries will arrive late Sunday night , mainly after 10 PM. In any event, it appears that the endless March will persist into the second week of April, with another coastal-sto...

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U.S. sanctions target Putin's allies

U.S. sanctions target Putin's allies

On the list there are also the director of the Russian Institute for Strategic Studies Mikhail Fradkov, Tula Region's Governor, Aleksei Dyumin, presidential aide Yevgeny Shkolov, presidential repres...

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Australia, Canada, England win Commonwealth Games pool golds

Australia, Canada, England win Commonwealth Games pool golds

In the men's 4,000 meter Individual Pursuit, Manjeet Singh also failed to qualify forward after posting 4:39.744 to finish 24th out of 27 competitors. She couldn't get a valid lift. The 22-year-old ...

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Investigation continues in NYPD shooting of man in Crown Heights

Investigation continues in NYPD shooting of man in Crown Heights

Vassell's father, Eric Vassell , told the New York Daily News that his son was bipolar and had struggled with the disorder for years. Five New York Police Department officers responded to a se...

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Lockheed welcomes India's mega procurement initiative for over 100 fighter jets

Lockheed welcomes India's mega procurement initiative for over 100 fighter jets

The vendors, Boeing (F-18 Super Hornet) and Lockheed Martin (F-16) of the US, SAAB (Gripen) of Sweden, Dassault Aviation (Rafale) of France, the European Consortium (Typhoon) and Mikoyan (MiG-35) of R...

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Wisconsin's GOP governor warns of 'Blue Wave' as liberal wins court seat

Wisconsin's GOP governor warns of 'Blue Wave' as liberal wins court seat

Screnock has attacked Dallet for all the national attention she's getting, saying it doesn't reflect Wisconsin values. A statewide referendum to eliminate the constitutional office of state treasu...

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Man, 78, bailed over fatal stabbing of suspected burglar

An intruder killed during a raid on a pensioner's home was wanted over a separate burglary involving another elderly victim, it has emerged. (Picture: Facebook) Officers were called to reports of a ...

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Nerve poisoning: Sergei Skripal's family updated on his condition

Nerve poisoning: Sergei Skripal's family updated on his condition

He said it was "not our job to say where it actually was manufactured". Underscoring the broader intelligence picture, the British foreign secretary Boris Johnson lashed out against Labour opposit...

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North Ridgeville track: Coach sees growth potential in his first year

North Ridgeville track: Coach sees growth potential in his first year

He hasn't played for the past 18 months because of injury, in fact he's hardly trained. "With the return of so many strong players this year, the girls and boys teams look to have a successful seaso...

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Designer arrested, charged in fatal water park ride accident

Designer arrested, charged in fatal water park ride accident

Marshals Service announced. Both were recently charged with reckless second-degree murder in the decapitation of a 10-year-old boy on the ride in 2016. During the ride's 182 days in operation, 13 ...

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Mortal remains of youths from Himachal killed in Iraq consigned to flames

Mortal remains of youths from Himachal killed in Iraq consigned to flames

Minister for State for External Affairs, V K Singh would return with the mortal remains of 39 Indians killed by the Islamic State in Iraq on Monday. One member from each of the family would be giv...

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Moscow to accelerate delivery of S-400 system to Turkey

Moscow to accelerate delivery of S-400 system to Turkey

TWF's mission is to develop Turkey's strategic assets, to grow their value and thereby to provide funding for Turkey's priority investments. "We hope that during those discussions a full stop wi...

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Trump And California Escalate Legal Battles, Twitter War

Trump And California Escalate Legal Battles, Twitter War

The federal lawsuit comes less than a month after Sessions visited Sacramento to announce he was suing California over laws that restrict cooperation with federal immigration authorities. Monday's leg...

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Governor of Kemerovo in Russian Federation resigns over mall fire

Governor of Kemerovo in Russian Federation resigns over mall fire

The governor of Russia's Kemerovo region resigned on Sunday over a huge fire at a shopping mall in which at least 64 people died, including 41 children. Again, I offer my deep apologies. "We have to...

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North Korea expresses interest in Tokyo, Beijing Olympics

North Korea expresses interest in Tokyo, Beijing Olympics

The IOC said Bach's trip would last until March 31, and came on the heels of an invitation extended by Pyongyang in January. IOC President Bach arrived in North Korea on Thursday after playing a k...

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No timetable set for Kawhi Leonard (quad) to return to Spurs

No timetable set for Kawhi Leonard (quad) to return to Spurs

The former NBA Most Improved Player then continued that the Celtics could offer Jaylen Brown or Jayson Tatum plus Al Horford, Marcus Smart, and Terry Rozier to the Spurs to get Leonard. He averaged 16...

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Villanova rolls past Kansas in Final Four

Villanova rolls past Kansas in Final Four

One was a 59-55 Villanova win in the second round in 1985, part of the Wildcats' ride to the title. Phil Booth and Mikal Bridges each tallied 10. The Wildcats' first bucket of the half was a three...

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