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Broadcom vows to invest $1.5B to train United States engineers

Broadcom vows to invest $1.5B to train United States engineers

The committee said this could then lead to lower investment in R&D due to pressure to focus on profitability in the short-term. "There can be no question that an American Broadcom-Qualcomm combina...

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Tillerson Pledges $533 Million in US Humanitarian Aid to Africa

Tillerson Pledges $533 Million in US Humanitarian Aid to Africa

A swift influx of USA assistance, along with that of other donors, is helping improve humanitarian conditions in all of these countries but ultimately it is up to the leaders in these countries, parti...

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Nashville mayor to resign after pleading guilty to theft charge

Nashville mayor to resign after pleading guilty to theft charge

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation did not identify the woman in the photos and Barry has said that if the photos are of her, they were taken without her knowledge or permission. Barry admitted tha...

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Justice: Tentative agreement reached to end teachers' strike

Justice: Tentative agreement reached to end teachers' strike

In Oklahoma, teachers are weighing a possible walkout over budget cuts that have led to four-day school weeks in that state, and left teachers' average salaries there trailing those in West Virginia. ...

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Egypt, Saudi beef up economic ties targeting mega projects

Egypt, Saudi beef up economic ties targeting mega projects

The talks are being seen as part of a softening of Saudi Arabia's ultra-conservative Muslim position. "People need to be able to move freely, and we need to apply the same standards as the rest of t...

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SpaceX Launches Spanish Communication Satellite Into Space

SpaceX Launches Spanish Communication Satellite Into Space

The mission is the latest example of SpaceX bringing a commercial launch and an global customer back to Cape Canaveral. If the rocket is reusable, it's a moot point now - SpaceX made no attempt ...

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Early voting shows Democratic turnout up 80 percent in Grayson County

Early voting shows Democratic turnout up 80 percent in Grayson County

His most notable challenger, Stefano de Stefano , is running as a moderate Republican, and his "shoestring" campaign doesn't have the resources to offer a serious challenge to Cruz. Democrats in ...

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President Trump's Net Worth Tumbled Last Year. Here's What Changed

President Trump's Net Worth Tumbled Last Year. Here's What Changed

His rise knocks Microsoft founder Bill Gates , whose estimated wealth is $US90bn this year, up from $US86bn, into second place. Forbes said that jump amounts to the biggest one-year gain ever. No...

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Red Cross: Violence halts aid delivery to Syria's Ghouta

Red Cross: Violence halts aid delivery to Syria's Ghouta

Damascus and Moscow have accused rebels of preventing civilians from leaving in order to use them as human shields. The reports could not be independently confirmed, and Russian Federation used its Se...

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First look at snow totals, details of Wednesday's Nor'Easter

SUNDAY: Partly sunny. High: 40s. "There is still a bit uncertainty to where the rain/snow line sets up and how far into CT it reaches... this is why we're forecasting 4-8" in coastal/SE CT. The storm...

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''Coco'' helmer dedicates Oscar win to Mexico

''Coco'' helmer dedicates Oscar win to Mexico

The win makes director Lee Unkrich only the fourth person to win twice in the Best Animated Feature category since its creation in 2002. His mother is from Jalisco, Mexico and his father is half-Mex...

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Mamata attributes Congress' Tripura defeat to failure in forging alliance

Mamata attributes Congress' Tripura defeat to failure in forging alliance

This is because the BJP refrained from raising anything touching on religion or issues relating to food habits that irked people across the country sometime ago. In Nagaland too, the picture has beco...

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Germany to start work on trade, China, Syria war, says Merkel

Germany to start work on trade, China, Syria war, says Merkel

Merkel is due to be re-elected by parliament as chancellor on March 14, said Volker Kauder, parliamentary chief of her CDU party. Paris: French President Emmanuel Macron has congratulated German ...

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Proposal to end DACA will not affect Monday deadline

Proposal to end DACA will not affect Monday deadline

A nationwide injunction in January by U.S. District Judge William Alsup in San Francisco required the administration to resume renewals but does not apply to first-time applicants. Chris Van Hollen, a...

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Trump's Personal Attorney Complained About Lack of Reimbursement for Porn Star Payment

Trump's Personal Attorney Complained About Lack of Reimbursement for Porn Star Payment

In a new Wall Street Journal report about the Daniels payoff, sources tell the publication that "after Mr. Trump's victory, Mr. Cohen complained to friends that he had yet to be reimbursed for the...

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Opposition storm over PNB, stir by TDP stalls both Houses

Opposition storm over PNB, stir by TDP stalls both Houses

Both the Houses of Parliament will meet after a month-long recess in the session. The Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, 2018 approved by Cabinet would help in laying down measures to deter economic of...

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Seventh set of remains linked to alleged Toronto serial killer

Seventh set of remains linked to alleged Toronto serial killer

The image shows a male with a full beard and mustache, dressed in a gray shirt, lying down with his eyes closed and his mouth partially open. The photo depicted a deceased man. Police said the remains...

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Why Egyptian fighter jets escorted Saudi Crown Prince's plane

As Egypt tries to keep a lid on any internal unrest, it has sided firmly with Saudi Arabia on key foreign policy issues including the face-off between the Kingdom and its foe Iran . On Friday, Hariri...

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China to counter U.S. if tariffs inflict economic damage

China to counter U.S. if tariffs inflict economic damage

Zhang, who previously served as an ambassador to the USA, said policies "made on the basis of mistaken judgments" could hurt relations. Some people in Western countries should discard the obsolete t...

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Germany's Political Parties Have Finally Agreed On A New Government

Germany's Political Parties Have Finally Agreed On A New Government

Addressing party activists lining the balconies around the atrium of the party's Berlin headquarters early on Sunday, acting SPD leader Olaf Scholz said: "We now have clarity: the SPD will join the ...

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Roger Bannister, first to run mile under 4 minutes, dies at 88

Roger Bannister, first to run mile under 4 minutes, dies at 88

Prime Minister Theresa May tweeted: " Sir Roger Bannister was a great British sporting icon whose achievements were an inspiration to us all". Supposedly, the smartest and most plugged-in observers h...

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Man kills himself near White House

Man kills himself near White House

The incident comes days after a vehicle hit a security barrier near the White House, resulting in the arrest and charge of a 35-year-old female driver. Trying to learn more". Authorities have since ...

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Holi 2018: how to celebrate the festival of colour

Holi 2018: how to celebrate the festival of colour

On this auspicious day, people offer traditional prayers, play with colours and water, sing, dance and play music . Bollywood Celebrates like Salman Khan, Amitabh Bachchan , Anupam Kher , Juhi...

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Sessions, Trump duking it out over Obama DOJ corruption

Sessions, Trump duking it out over Obama DOJ corruption

Mr Trump is angry that Mr Sessions referred the allegations of Justice Department employee misconduct to the inspector general, but that is exactly what that office is charged with doing. At one point...

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British PM sets out post-Brexit trade vision

Her lectern featured the slogan, "Our Future Partnership", the title of her speech which rounds off a series of briefings by her ministers on how Britain sees its future outside the European Union and...

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