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Filmed "15:17 to Paris" is in theaters now

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Authors Stone, Sadler and Skarlatos and some of the participants in the tense drama that played out on the train, act themselves and it is through these people that Eastwood emphasises themes of friendship, courage, bravery and self-sacrifice as they take on the ISIS terrorist Ayoub El-Khazzani (Ray Corasani) who wants to slaughter the maximum number of the 500 passengers on the train bound for Paris. Read More »

Reuters Publishes Story Of Myanmar Massacre That Got 2 Journalists Arrested

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The two reporters are being tried under the Official Secrets Act - a British colonial-era, counterespionage law - for their investigative work with Reuters , the worldwide news wire, on military operations in Rakhine state. Disturbing photographs have shed light on a massacre of 10 Rohingya men shot and hacked to death as violence in Myanmar gathered momentum in September . Read More »

Lebanon signs deal with three global oil companies

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Israel and Lebanon have exchanged threats and condemnation over the tender, amid rising tensions over territorial and marine boundaries between them. "We have achieved a big dream and Lebanon has entered a new era today", Aoun said at the ceremony. Read More »

US Senate sends bill to end government shutdown to House

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Unfortunately for the Senate leaders, the deal faces opposition in the House. The deal Trump signed includes a bill that will fund the government through March 23, marking the fifth temporary government funding measure for the fiscal year that began October 1, 2017. Read More »

Pence out to counter NKorean 'propaganda' at Olympic games

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O'Connor, who was born in California but competes internationally for Ireland, will lead the Irish team during the Parade of Nations at what is expected to be the coldest Winter Olympic games in history, as temperatures are expected to reach as low as minus 20 degrees. Read More »

Christopher Steele met with Mueller's team for two days

Some facts in the situation were concealed from the judge. The president has until the end of the week to decide whether to make it public. On Monday, the committee voted to send the Democratic memo to the White House for review. After the document's release last week, the president quickly seized on it to vent his grievances against the nation's premier law enforcement agencies and said it "totally vindicates" him in the Russian Federation investigations. Read More »

Blast Hits Mosque in Benghazi, Libya, Casualties Reported

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The blasts follow twin auto bombings outside a mosque in Benghazi after prayers on January 24 that left almost 40 people dead. The security source said one bomb had been hidden in a coffin in the courtyard of the mosque and another in a shoe cabinet at the entrance. Read More »

2 deputies, 1 police officer shot in Georgia

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The officer was with the Locust Grove Police Department while the deputies were with the Henry County Sheriff's Office. Another sheriff's deputy is said to be in fair condition. Sheriff McBrayer said the warrant was from the Locus Grove City County and he believed it was for a failure to appear to court. "Thank God for the bulletproof vest", said Wade Corley, a pastor at Mt. Read More »

Johnson stands against spending bill

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President Trump has signed a new spending bill into effect that ended the brief government shutdown on Friday morning. First time this has happened in a long time. Trump said that without more Republicans in the Senate, his administration had to increase spending on things it did not like or wanted to "take care of the military". Read More »

Abe takes up nuclear issue in chat with North Korean ceremonial leader

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Pence, during earlier stops on his trip to Asia, has responded to questions about a potential meeting by saying, "We'll see". "I heartily support the president's call to celebrate our military". In a reception ahead of the ceremony, Mr Moon said: "Athletes from the two Koreas will work together for victory, and that will resonate with and be remembered in the hearts of people around the world as a sign of peace ". Read More »

Trump for shutdown if Dems don't agree to immigration deal

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The government's funding authority would lapse for the second time in two months if Congress can not pass a spending bill by the end of Thursday. For legislators, the imminent fear is that a spending plan will be approved without finding a definitive solution to the DACA program while the amount of the national debt continues to increase . Read More »

Alito rejects GOP challenge to Pennsylvania voting map

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So the plaintiffs went to state court to make their case. "I don't know", Yaw said . Bob Brady, a Democrat from Philadelphia; Rep. Patrick Meehan, a Republican from Delaware County; Bill Shuster, a Republican from Bedford County; Lou Barletta, a Republican from Luzerne County; and Charlie Dent, a Republican from Lehigh County. Read More »

Japan Public Grade School Under Fire over Armani Uniform

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Unsurprisingly, parents aren't impressed with the decision to switch the uniforms, which cost three times as much as the current ones, Huffington Post Japan said. Although school uniforms are not strictly compulsory in public schools in Japan, most students choose to wear them. "Armani at a public elementary school?" asked Naoki Ogi, a popular education commentator, in his blog. Read More »

Senior Oxfam staff took part in "Caligula-style" orgy

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Making no mention of sex or prostitution, it described the misconduct as a breach of its code of conduct, bullying others within the group and "bringing Oxfam's name into disrepute". 'As soon as we became aware of a range of allegations - including of sexual misconduct - in Haiti in 2011 we launched an internal investigation. The Charity Commission told the Times it did not get the final investigation report and it had asked Oxfam to "provide us with assurance that it has learnt lessons ... Read More »

Prime minister pitches Canada as tech-friendly

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Amazon has narrowed down its search for second headquarters from 200 cities to 20 finalists, with the only non-U.S. city being Toronto. The tech giant has promised to invest $5 billion and create 50,000 jobs in the city it chooses. Trudeau. His first meeting is with Salesforce CEO, Mark Benioff, and other tech leaders at the Salesforce offices in San Francisco. Trudeau's stop in San Francisco also included meeting Salesforce (crm) CEO Marc Benioff to talk about diversity and equality issues, ... Read More »

Abe & Moon vow joint efforts over N. Korea, future ties

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Abe said he wants to reaffirm with Moon close cooperation among Japan , South Korea and the United States on the North. The South Korean president also expressed hope the two countries will look squarely at their shared history and seek future-oriented bilateral cooperation by pooling their wisdom and strength. Read More »

Markets Right Now: Stocks struggle to stabilize after tumult

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The U.S. slump on Friday also continued into Asian stock markets, which wrapped up their worst week in years (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/asian-markets-skid-after-wall-street-sinks-into-correction-territory-2018-02-08). Nine of the 11 major S&P sectors were lower, with the industrials index's 0.57 percent fall leading the decliners. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note was unchanged at 2.83 percent. Read More »

Trump Breaks Silence On Alleged Wife Beating Aide

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On Wednesday morning, after photographs surfaced overnight showing one of Porter's ex-wives with a black eye, Kelly privately stood by Porter and urged him to stay in the job, White House officials said at the time. On Wednesday, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said that Porter had the White House's support and that the decision to resign was his own. Read More »

Mithali Raj-led India eyes 3-0 whitewash of South Africa

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Interestingly, after showing awesome performance at the World Cup in England, which received much applaud and appreciations, the BCCI didn't even dedicate a single tweet about the women's ODI series held in South Africa . "We haven't picked the wrong 'uns and when you are not picking their wrong un's, you are not necessarily going to comfortable at the crease so you are always going to be a little bit tentative", said Duminy, who made 51 but couldn't build on the platform he laid. Read More »

United States of America named three Pakistanis as key terrorist facilitators

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His other responsibilities included facilitating Aminullah's fund transfers, including global transactions. The US Treasury says that the three Pakistani nationals were involved in providing financial and logistical support, supplying explosives and technological aid to the three extremist groups based in Pakistan and Afghanistan. Read More »

White House scrambles to contain Porter fallout

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Kelly went on to call Porter "a friend, a confidante and a trusted professional". Porter, whom the newspaper says is dating White House communications chief Hope Hicks , will stay with the White House for the moment to help oversee a transition period, according to press secretary. Read More »

Ice Hockey - Unified Korean team try to focus on game, not politics

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Pence rode to the reception with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe , and the two held a private conversation while waiting more than 10 minutes for a photo opportunity with Moon. The South Korean government has been forced into a delicate position not to offend either VIP camp, both of which would expect to be seated at the opening ceremony near the nation's president, Moon Jae-in. Read More »

House Democratic leader flexes muscle in opposing US budget deal

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The plan also raises the debt ceiling significantly, increasing spending by about $300 billion over two years. " Republicans and Democrats must support our troops and support this Bill!" Although Schumer and the White House are optimistic toward bipartisanship, many Republican and Democratic lawmakers warn about the precedent the budget sets. Read More »

Army spokesperson: Egypt begins security operation against 'terrorists'

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Egypt's military launched an attack targeting terrorist hotbeds in different parts of the Sinai Peninsula, parts of the Nile Delta and the Western Desert. Egyptian security forces have been fighting the Islamic militants, mainly in North Sinai , since the removal of former President Mohamed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood by the military in 2013. Read More »

Larry Nassar now housed in federal facility in MI

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Police in MI, where Nassar was sentenced, have said they are investigating the claims against Mr Geddert. Additionally, Miller said, the facility in Tuscon houses about 70 percent to 80 percent of the inmates who are sex offenders and it does not house gangs there. Read More »