• Lionel Messi hat-trick: Watch Argentina star's three goals against Ecuador
Lionel Messi hat-trick: Watch Argentina star's three goals against Ecuador

They rode out the draw to finish fifth and book a two-legged play-off berth with New Zealand, while Colombia finished fourth. Brazil have already qualified for the finals and are guaranteed top spot. Arguably the most gripping of Tuesday's qualifiers was Peru's home clash with Colombia at Lima's Estadio Nacional. Whichever team wins will ma...

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  • `3000 Rohingya Muslims killed in Myanmar's since Aug 25'
`3000 Rohingya Muslims killed in Myanmar's since Aug 25'

In the past week, however, a new latrine was installed by the United Nations refugee agency. Bangladesh authorities said, the boat sank near Shah Porir Dwip, on the southern tip of Bangladesh. Their draft joint statement says the bloc "will suspend invitations to the commander-in-chief of the Myanmar/Burma armed forces and other senior military...

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  • North Korea hackers steal South Korea war plans
North Korea hackers steal South Korea war plans

One of the contingency plans contained the South Korean military's plan to remove the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , referred to as the "decapitation" plan, should war break out on the Korean Peninsula, the lawmaker, Rhee Cheol-hee, told reporters.

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  • EPA chief signing death warrant for Obama Clean Power Plan
EPA chief signing death warrant for Obama Clean Power Plan

LUDDEN: Now, more than two dozen states actually sued over that plan, including Pruitt when he was Oklahoma's attorney general. Although there may be some legal basis for this argument, the Supreme Court has ruled that it is the EPA's duty to regulate carbon dioxide emissions .

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  • Trump on North Korea: 'Only One Thing Will Work!'
Trump on North Korea: 'Only One Thing Will Work!'

For instance, could he be trying to vaguely bluff about a willingness to use force, signaling his unpredictability, perhaps with North Korea as the intended audience? Reporters asked the president what he was talking about and what storm was coming.

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  • Spanish Police Protest, Demanding More Pay Amid Catalan Crisis
Spanish Police Protest, Demanding More Pay Amid Catalan Crisis

Catalonia-based utility Gas Natural said its board had made a decision to move its registered office to Madrid for as long as the legal uncertainty in Catalonia continued. Catalonia, of which Barcelona is the capital, is Spain's wealthiest region and has its own language and distinct culture. Concern is growing in European Union capitals ...

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  • Mulvaney: We'll Help Puerto Rico Rebuild; Must 'Fix Itself' From Debt
Mulvaney: We'll Help Puerto Rico Rebuild; Must 'Fix Itself' From Debt

Cruz has been vocal in her criticism of Trump , praising White House officials, but criticizing the president for the administration's overall response. It's not only risky, it's expensive. Before leaving Washington, he said Puerto Ricans who have called the federal response insufficient "have to give us more help".

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  • GST simplified for SMEs, exporters
GST simplified for SMEs, exporters

Exporters will have e-wallet from 1st April, 2018 for getting their refunds. The all-powerful Council, at its 22nd meeting, is also likely to assess the improvements in the GST Network's functioning, officials said. The composition threshold limit under GST has been enhanced from 75 lakh rupees to one crore. In the e-wallet, there would be a n...

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  • Trump to 'decertify' Iran nuclear deal
Trump to 'decertify' Iran nuclear deal

Presidential candidate Donald Trump disparaged the Obama administration's nuclear deal with Iran in characteristically superlative terms: "My number-one priority", he said to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee in March 2016, "is to dismantle the disastrous deal with Iran".

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  • DACA Renewal Deadline Hits; Dallas' DocuFest Opens This Weekend
DACA Renewal Deadline Hits; Dallas' DocuFest Opens This Weekend

The main goal for Torres, though, is a clean Dream Act . DREAMers , defined as, the Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors act, and the term often used to describe people who want to live out their dream here in the United States .

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  • Concerns growing over US-North Korea relations
Concerns growing over US-North Korea relations

According to Reuters, a Russian company began routing North Korean internet traffic this month, giving Pyongyang a second connection with the outside world besides China . "The two of us have also maintained a good working relationship and personal friendship", Xi said in comments in front of reporters. " Donald Trump didn't say that!" There ...

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  • Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!
Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

She has won many local beauty pageants and contests and was also crowned Miss Maharashtra Global Tourism and Miss Glory Earth 2014 in an event organized in Delhi. She said now she is not bothered about people's comments and on the very first day she fought with Zubair Khan on one of the non veg joke that not liked by Sapna choudhary.

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  • Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!
Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

She has won many local beauty pageants and contests and was also crowned Miss Maharashtra Global Tourism and Miss Glory Earth 2014 in an event organized in Delhi. She said now she is not bothered about people's comments and on the very first day she fought with Zubair Khan on one of the non veg joke that not liked by Sapna choudhary.

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  • Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!
Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

She has won many local beauty pageants and contests and was also crowned Miss Maharashtra Global Tourism and Miss Glory Earth 2014 in an event organized in Delhi. She said now she is not bothered about people's comments and on the very first day she fought with Zubair Khan on one of the non veg joke that not liked by Sapna choudhary.

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  • Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!
Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

She has won many local beauty pageants and contests and was also crowned Miss Maharashtra Global Tourism and Miss Glory Earth 2014 in an event organized in Delhi. She said now she is not bothered about people's comments and on the very first day she fought with Zubair Khan on one of the non veg joke that not liked by Sapna choudhary.

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  • Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!
Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

She has won many local beauty pageants and contests and was also crowned Miss Maharashtra Global Tourism and Miss Glory Earth 2014 in an event organized in Delhi. She said now she is not bothered about people's comments and on the very first day she fought with Zubair Khan on one of the non veg joke that not liked by Sapna choudhary.

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  • Egypt hails 'opportunity' for Palestinian unity
Egypt hails 'opportunity' for Palestinian unity

The Palestinian prime minister has appealed for unity at the start of a rare trip to Gaza, as part of efforts to end a rift between Fatah and Hamas. He can be expected to make haste slowly - and to blame Hamas if a reconciliation deal fails to materialize. Hamas also dissolved its own administrative committee and said it was ready to hold electio...

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  • With Wisconsin case, Supreme Court takes up partisan gerrymandering
With Wisconsin case, Supreme Court takes up partisan gerrymandering

Alito cited a 2004 decision, Vieth v. Jubelirer , in which Justice Antonin Scalia-joined by a plurality of the Court's conservatives-declared flatly that "the judicial department has no business entertaining the claim" of unlawful partisan gerrymandering , "because the question is entrusted to one of the political branches".

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  • Trump Touts 'Giant, Beautiful, Massive' Tax Plan to Manufacturers
Trump Touts 'Giant, Beautiful, Massive' Tax Plan to Manufacturers

Tax reform is the centerpiece of the party's legislative agenda, the one big gift to Americans that Republicans are counting on to make good on their campaign promises . This would return about $1.6 trillion to the government. Second, it would roughly double the standard deduction so that typical middle-class families will keep more of the...

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  • Trump tax reform could hurt farmers
Trump tax reform could hurt farmers

U.S. President Donald Trump participates in the commissioning ceremony of the aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford at Naval Station Norfolk in Norfolk, Virginia, U.S. The plan proposes to lower the top tax rate from 39.6 percent to 35 percent, while still leaving the door open to an additional top rate that would apply to the highest-income taxpay...

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  • Spanish police seal off Catalan polling stations
Spanish police seal off Catalan polling stations

It has its own language and culture. Spain's constitution stipulates that only the federal government has the power to call a referendum on sovereignty. Carles Riera, a lawmaker in the regional parliament for the radical CUP party, part of Catalonia's separatist coalition, vowed that mobilisation would continue after Sunday's vote - if the "yes...

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  • AA:Steps against KRG will not target civilians: Turkish PM
AA:Steps against KRG will not target civilians: Turkish PM

The officials spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the plan. The result was a resounding 92.7 per cent "yes" for independence. Calling the vote "unconstitutional", Iraq's parliament on Wednesday also asked Abadi to send troops to the oil-producing, Kurdish-held region of Kirkuk to take control of its lucrative oil fields.

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  • US Personnel On the Ground In Puerto Rico Helping With Relief Efforts
US Personnel On the Ground In Puerto Rico Helping With Relief Efforts

Under the Jones Act, transportation between ports and coastwise points in the United States needs to be done on vessels built in the United States and crewed by USA citizens. "I am proud of Americans helping Americans, friends and strangers alike". In the nearby fishing town of Catano, authorities said they would open a distribution point over th...

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  • Donald Trump congratulates Angela Merkel on winning a fourth term
Donald Trump congratulates Angela Merkel on winning a fourth term

Merkel's conservative bloc remained the largest parliamentary bloc after Sunday's national election but bled support to the far-right. Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday she meant to hold talks with rival Social Democrats, the Free Democratic Party (FDP) and Germany's Greens to discuss options for a stable coalition government.

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  • What Georgia congressmen said about GOP tax ideas
What Georgia congressmen said about GOP tax ideas

That could save a $500,000-a-year executive $23,000. The proposed 20 percent corporate tax rate is "below the average of other industrialized nations", Trump said at a speech in Indiana . An end to taxation of USA companies' worldwide income and a move to a territorial system. The group says "tens of millions of middle-class taxpayers of e...

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  • Saudi Arabia allows females driving cars for the first time
Saudi Arabia allows females driving cars for the first time

Saudi women who have spent years fighting for the right to drive are today celebrating a win, but are already focused on their next big fight: doing away with the kingdom's male guardianship system. But the campaigner said the battle is not over, with a major setback for women in Saudi Arabia that needs to "disappear". The move is part o...

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  • Will tax reform failure kill the GOP?
Will tax reform failure kill the GOP?

NY ranked second among all states for the amount it residents deducted for real estate, income and other state and local taxes, totaling about $68 billion per year, according to the most recent IRS statistics. Rates in the lowest tax bracket, however, may actually increase, from 10 percent to 12 percent, according to a report Tuesday from Axios...

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  • Republican senators release statement about failed Affordable Care Act repeal
Republican senators release statement about failed Affordable Care Act repeal

Lindsey Graham of SC drafted the latest attempt at scrapping the seven-year-old law. "Am I disappointed? Absolutely", he said after a GOP lunch attended by Vice President Mike Pence . Later, after the announcement of the bill's demise, Schumer called for a bipartisan approach. "We'll get there", he added. However, even though they're not ...

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  • Roy Moore Wins US Senate Race
Roy Moore Wins US Senate Race

Here are the latest results from the Alabama Senate primary runoff between Moore and his opponent junior Sen. Boyle said most of the Washington establishment "that despises Trump's agenda - including the Chamber of Commerce, the NRA, McConnell's forces, and Karl Rove and his allies - have aligned behind odd".

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  • EJ Dionne: Can we avoid a health care horror?
EJ Dionne: Can we avoid a health care horror?

The CommWell Health facility in Tar Heel is just across from the Smithfield hog processing plant. Now, Access sees more than 180,000 patients a year. Many have already pulled back due to steep losses and trouble attracting enough healthy people.

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