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World News PyeongChang 2018: The HOTTEST athletes heating up the Winter Olympics
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Her Excellency will also cheer on Canadian athletes during the first days of the competition as they write another chapter in our country's rich sports history. Paralympics through 2024. "It's insane to think that eight years later, here I am", he said. It said last week that the eligible pool had been reduced from 500 to 389.

World News Graham: 'I'll Be Glad' To Pass Legislation Shielding Mueller
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The story - which Trump told reporters in Davos, Switzerland, was "fake news" on Friday - has once again given the appearance that Trump has sought to obstruct justice as the FBI investigates his campaign's ties to Russian Federation. Then it turned out that Trump, in his initial draft of the termination letter to Comey, had begun by calling the Russian Federation investigation "fabricated and politically motivated".

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The attacker is said to have used an ambulance to get through a security point, telling police he was taking a patient to a nearby hospital. According to the Afghan Interior Ministry, the ambulance exploded at 12:45 pm. A security alert issued on Saturday morning had warned that the Islamic State group was planning "to conduct aggressive attacks" on supermarkets, shops and hotels frequented by foreigners.

World News Shooting in Brazil kills at least 14 in dance club
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Police arrived at the scene on the outskirts of Fortaleza , a popular tourist city, shortly after midnight Saturday, the public security agency said. Authorities said the motive was not yet known, and were investigating whether it was related to a conflict between drug gangs. The Guardians of the State is battling rival gang Vermelho Command for control of points of sale for drugs in Fortaleza's poorer neighbourhoods, the Latin American Herald Tribune quoted Costa as saying.

World News Jimmy Kimmel To Interview Stormy Daniels After Trump Incident
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Long would not comment on how much the Mardi Gras clubs are paying for Daniels' appearance but did say unlike many porn celebrities, Daniels worked as a featured dancer in her past and will bring her nightclub routine and show costumes. First lady Melania Trump may have "gone rogue" with her travels after emerging from a 10-day absence Thursday in the wake of infidelity accusations leveled at President Donald Trump .

World News LS Speaker seeks cooperation from parties for smooth Budget session
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The bill that seeks to criminalize the practice of triple talaq was blocked in the Rajya Sabha, where the government is in a minority, earlier this month. The government held an all-party meeting and Parliamentary affairs minister Ananth Kumar described the meeting as "fruitful" and he said that, "We will leave no stone unturned and persuade and request all political parties so that the bill is passed in the Rajya Sabha, as it has been in the Lok Sabha".

World News First Lady Skips Davos, Visits Holocaust Museum
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Melania Trump has kept a low profile since reports surfaced that her husband's personal lawyer Michael Cohen allegedly paid adult movie star Stormy Daniels $130,000 to keep quiet about a 2006 affair. Throughout the presidential campaign, slanderous and dishonest assaults rained down on the future First Lady and her son. For all of the "Free Melania " signs evident at the first Women's March, however, actual empathy for Melania Trump isn't abundant.

World News Shocking! Mumbai man gets sucked into MRI machine, dies
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Metallic objects are not allowed in MRI rooms and the patient's family members said they were made to remove all such items, including mobile phone handsets, before entering inside. All three were arrested yesterday, reported ANI . Relatives of Solanki and the Maru community members, who hail from Gujarat and Rajasthan, staged a sit-in at Nair Hospital Dean Dr Ramesh Bharmal's chamber on Sunday.

World News Cambodia charges Canadians and other foreigners after pornographic dance arrests
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The identities of the Brits arrested haven't been officially released , but they are alleged to include Richard Daniel Hone, 31; Paul Francis Harris, 33; Thomas Alexander Jeffries, 23 and Job Robertus, 22, Mail Online reports. A Cambodian expatriate website published images released by police of the clothed tourists appearing to pretend to perform different sexual positions on the floor of the villa during a party.

World News Five shot dead, one wounded at western Pennsylvania auto wash
Author: 0 Five shot dead, one wounded at western Pennsylvania auto wash

ET. Pennsylvania State Police Trooper B station also told Fox News one person was injured. Police said Sunday they have no motive yet for the deadly shooting. The identity of the victims were not immediately available, police said. Authorities were trying to determine if the shooter was among those found at the scene.

World News United Kingdom and Europe must follow same rules during Brexit implementation-Davis
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But in a speech in Middlesbrough, the Brexit Secretary David Davis tried to smooth things over, insisting there was "no difference" between him, the Chancellor and Theresa May . "Then what will be the point of voting for the party that's implemented it". But he added: "Participating in a customs union should not and will not preclude us from formally negotiating and indeed signing independent trade agreements - although of course they will not enter into force until the implementation ...

World News Trump asks Turkey's Erdogan to 'deescalate' Syrian offensive
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The United States relies on the YPG - which forms the backbone of a force that drove Islamic State fighters from much of northeast Syria - to patrol areas taken from the extremist group. He also repeated Turkey was not eyeing another country's lands, and Afrin would be handed over to its original owners soon after it is cleared of terrorists , the source said.

World News NHL All-Star Game to be played in San Jose
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Tampa Bay residents are experiencing a weekend full of events with the NHL All-Star Game in town as well as the Gasparilla Pirate Festival. "I've been with the Sharks now for seven years, and so many fans come up to me and still talk about the 1997 All-Star Game".

World News KY Gov. signs proclamation of Day of Prayer for Marshall County
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Henderson County will face Webster County on the basketball court, but the schools have asked those coming to support Marshall County. Eighteen others were injured. Bevin said the desensitization to death and killing is coming at an "extraordinary price". One other is receiving treatment at another care center.

World News NFL Pro Bowl: AFC vs
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EST start time . The Pro Bowl is all about throwing the ball around the yard, making big plays and taking chances downfield with creative plays. The Philadelphia Eagles made the Super Bowl , so their Pro Bowl selections (Zach Ertz, Lane Johnson , Brandon Brooks, Fletcher Cox, Malcolm Jenkins) are required to sit out the game.

World News Federer's first set masterclass stuns sluggish Cilic
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In his post-match interview, Roger Federer promised tennis fans that we will see "much more " of Hyeon Chung , and that he is going to be a "great, great player ". But I played a good match. "I thought the first set was kind of normal, I couldn't tell what was going on with my opponent", said Federer . Federer's path to the final has been smooth sailing and he is naturally the favourite to seal his 20th Grand Slam title, but this should fittingly be his greatest challenge of the ...

World News US Plane Mistakenly Kills 7 In Iraq, Local Officials Say
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The strike occurred after US -backed Iraqi forces arrested an Islamic State group operative in the early hours of Saturday morning, according to accounts from both the coalition and the Iraqi officers. Since 2014 the United States has been leading a military coalition against the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, leaving thousands of civilian deaths and casualties.

World News Japan Calls On China To Up N. Korea Cooperation
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Kono is expected to try to lay the groundwork for reciprocal visits by the two nations' leaders during talks Sunday with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, State Councilor Yang Jiechi, the country's top diplomat, and a member of the senior leadership.

World News Putin opponent Alexei Navalny arrested during Moscow protests
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Navalny has little chance of influencing the election, likely to be won comfortably by President Vladimir Putin, but his ability to use social media to mobilise crowds of mostly young protesters in major cities has irked the Kremlin. Many voters credit him with restoring stability after the turbulence following the collapse of the Soviet Union, and of restoring Russia's influence overseas through his foreign policy.

World News Isaiah Thomas reportedly playing big role in Cavaliers' dissension
Author: 0 Isaiah Thomas reportedly playing big role in Cavaliers' dissension

Everyone has to be better, and we've been saying that, but we've been taking the necessary steps to do that. Lue could do nearly anything, from swapping out Crowder for Tristan Thompson to give Kevin Love a break against centers, to replacing Smith (who was scoreless against the Spurs ) at shooting guard.

World News Colombia: Bombing kills at least 5 police officers
Author: 0 Colombia: Bombing kills at least 5 police officers

The Tiempo news portal notes that, according to one version, the explosion could have been carried out to distract the attention of the police, since at around the same time some criminals robbed a nearby cash transport vehicle. Botero said: 'We think it could be retaliation by these groups [crime gangs] who have recently been greatly impacted'. The mayor of Barranquilla, Alejandro Char, attributed "without the slightest doubt" the responsibility of this act to drug traffickers.

World News Bengaluru Man Thrashes 10-Year Old Son Brutally For Lying, Arrested
Author: 0 Bengaluru Man Thrashes 10-Year Old Son Brutally For Lying, Arrested

The video, which is three months old, came to light when the boy's mother gave her phone for fix. "Shilpa had asked the technician to ensure that none of the videos or photos are deleted". "After investigation, we have arrested the father". He claims that he was extremely upset over his son for developing the habit of lying after skipping tuition classes and over pending homework.

World News New England Patriots: Danny Amendola extra motivated vs. Philadelphia Eagles
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Louis Rams . "These guys have been there". However, they will have to make sure they don't let their former teammate beat them on Super Bowl Sunday . Whenever the Pats are getting some production from the running game , it makes the passing game that much more risky. The good-natured feud appears to have been sparked by a post from MarketWatch that compared the stances of the two Fed branches on economic issues and revealed a friendly wager between their two presidents in ...

World News Melania Trump aide blasts 'flat-out false' marriage trouble reports
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The Wall Street Journal reported that Donald Trump's personal lawyer brokered a US$130,000 (NZ$177,000) payment to Daniels in October 2016 to prohibit her from publicly discussing the alleged affair before the U.S. The new decision was made based on "scheduling and logistical issues", according to the White House official. January 22 was also the Trumps' 13th wedding anniversary, but it came and went without either marking it in any public manner.