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Tillerson's removal could doom Iran nuclear deal

Tillerson's removal could doom Iran nuclear deal

In early March, Iranian Armed Forces spokesman Masoud Jazayeri said that Tehran would enter into negotiations over the issue of the Iranian missile programs only after the U.S. Pompeo has said Russi...

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Indian Diplomat Harassed by Bike-borne Men in Islamabad

Indian Diplomat Harassed by Bike-borne Men in Islamabad

Saying that recalling foreign envoys for consultations was a routine affair, Kumar assured that India has always done and will continue to do everything in its power "to provide a safe and secure en...

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Federer equals his best start to year ever

Federer equals his best start to year ever

The upset victory in the California desert means the 21-year-old will play in his first Masters 1000 semi-final against the victor of the clash between world No 1 Roger Federer or Hyeon Chung of Sou...

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FDA announces its intention to reduce amount of nicotine allowed in cigarettes

FDA announces its intention to reduce amount of nicotine allowed in cigarettes

That means most products in the marketplace could face a potentially easier regulatory pathway to FDA approval that could significantly reduce their application and review costs by millions of dollars...

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United Kingdom economy to grow slightly more quickly, Hammond predicts

United Kingdom economy to grow slightly more quickly, Hammond predicts

The new forecasts for government borrowing as a percentage of GDP are 1.8% in 2018-19, 1.6% in 2019-20, 1.3% in 2020-21, 1.1% in 2021-22 and 0.9% in 2022-23. Britain will spend almost half a decade ...

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Trump's Military Parade Is Set For Veterans Day

Trump's Military Parade Is Set For Veterans Day

Capitol Building. Pentagon plans call for "wheeled vehicles only, no tanks", as they would tear up city roads. The event, which will take place November 11, will include troops from different br...

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Facebook to show 25 Major League Baseball games this season

Facebook to show 25 Major League Baseball games this season

The league has yet to announce which broadcasters will announce the games. Last year, the company struck deals with Fox Sports to stream the UEFA Champions League and with Univision to broadcast l...

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Waymo's self-driving 18-wheelers hit the road in Georgia

Waymo's self-driving 18-wheelers hit the road in Georgia

The trucks have been undergoing road tests in California and Arizona and now are being launched in a pilot in Atlanta starting next week. It's doing this through the same way you'd each anyone with pa...

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Airport Chaos in Sydney

Airport Chaos in Sydney

Jetstar expected the issue to create a backlog of up to two hours throughout the day. "The majority of delayed services are within 30 minutes to 60 minutes", it said in a statement. "We are experienci...

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Washington Governor Signs Net Neutrality Bill Into Law

Washington Governor Signs Net Neutrality Bill Into Law

Washington has become the first state to enact its own net-neutrality requirements after USA regulators repealed Obama-era rules created to keep the internet an even playing field. It also bans the ...

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Amazon to stop selling all Nest smart home devices

Amazon to stop selling all Nest smart home devices

Following this decision, Nest has now made the call to stop selling any of its products on Amazon, so once the remaining stock is gone it will not be restocked, Business Insider reports . FREE GAME...

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Man United's Scott McTominay chooses Scotland over England

Man United's Scott McTominay chooses Scotland over England

You want form players, and central midfield is probably not their strongest position. "He obviously wants his summers off", Barton said, per the Daily Record . And according to Jonathan Northcroft ...

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Markets Right Now: Plans for steel tariffs sink U.S. stocks

Markets Right Now: Plans for steel tariffs sink U.S. stocks

The Dow Jones Industrial Average . DJI fell 380.83 points, or 1.5 percent, to 25,029.2, the S&P 500 . SPX lost 30.45 points, or 1.11 percent, to 2,713.83 and the Nasdaq Composite . There could b...

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NASA will launch next generation GEOS-S satellite today

NASA will launch next generation GEOS-S satellite today

Scott Schield, who was the project lead on GOES-R, said this series of GOES satellites is using more advanced technology to report to earth. GOES-East (already in operation) and GOES-West (expecte...

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Many flights in and out of Buffalo Niagara airport canceled today

Many flights in and out of Buffalo Niagara airport canceled today

Ryanair has announced that it is now planning for a return to full operations, in all Irish airports, this Saturday, 3 March. Ryanair blamed its most recent decisions on Brexit and air passenger ...

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Whole of Cumbria covered by new snow warning from Met Office

Whole of Cumbria covered by new snow warning from Met Office

Mr Snell warned there could be winds of up to 50 to 60mph in southwestern parts of the United Kingdom, bringing about "blizzard-like conditions". "The snow will be accompanied by very strong easterly ...

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Best Buy sees sales surge in fourth quarter

Best Buy sees sales surge in fourth quarter

Moody retail analyst Charlie O'Shea said in a note to investors that while year-over-year online growth was down slightly, the revenue "speaks to the strength of Best Buy's brick-and-mortar footprin...

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Woman's severed head found in Mastic Beach man's suitcase in Japan

Woman's severed head found in Mastic Beach man's suitcase in Japan

The Yomiuri ShimbunSevered body parts have been found in locations indicated by an American man, the Hyogo prefectural police announced Monday. Security footage reportedly captured the pair meeting ...

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Trump tax cut fuels record profit for Buffett's Berkshire

Trump tax cut fuels record profit for Buffett's Berkshire

Berkshire's cash pile swelled to $116 billion from $109 billion in the third quarter. Warren Buffett said in his annual letter the practice of managing portfolio risk using a specified ratio of bo...

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Man intentionally drives vehicle into CT hospital, sets himself on fire

Man intentionally drives vehicle into CT hospital, sets himself on fire

He reportedly set himself on fire, as gas cans were found inside the auto. "We do not know what this individual's motives are and we will not speculate as to his motives", Drew said. Ellam has an ex...

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Airbnb reveals new hotel-like service called Airbnb Plus

Airbnb reveals new hotel-like service called Airbnb Plus

As part of loyalty programme, Airbnb will launch Airbnb Plus , which will recognise and verify superhosts and superguests. Company said that its hosts have earned over $41 billion over the last ...

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AT&T 5G coming to Waco in 2018

AT&T 5G coming to Waco in 2018

Expanding on its earlier plan to launch mobile 5G service in a dozen USA cities by the end of 2018, AT&T has named Atlanta , Dallas , and Waco as its first three picks for 5G internet access. "T...

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PM Modi snubbing Canadian PM Trudeau? Government denies allegations

PM Modi snubbing Canadian PM Trudeau? Government denies allegations

Experts have been pushing the Liberals to create dedicated paternity leave in the budget and increase the value of benefits paid out for parents who opt for an 18-month parental leave that became avai...

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Oil prices mixed despite OPEC chatter on long-term coordination

Oil prices mixed despite OPEC chatter on long-term coordination

The Saudi energy ministry said that Saudi Aramco's crude output in March will be 100,000 barrels per day (bpd) below its February level while exports would be kept below 7 million bpd. Estimates sugge...

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Uber's losses ballooned to $4.5bn in tumultuous year

Uber's losses ballooned to $4.5bn in tumultuous year

The Uber CEO portrayed the company he inherited as a very strong business - "a better business than I thought" when he took the job - but one with a damaged brand that he plans to try fix. "If you...

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