Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp 'really proud of Borussia Dortmund'

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has spoken about his shock following the bomb attack that took place in Germany this week, saying he is "proud" of how the players at his former club Borussia Dortmund have handled themselves. "We love football, we suff... More..

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Greer gas prices favorable for Easter weekend travelers

Because the latter two are generally stable, movements in gasoline prices are primarily the result of changes in crude oil prices and wholesale margins. Crude oil prices are higher this year because of the mar...More..

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Assad calls Syria chemical attack a 'fabrication,' dismisses evidence

US -backed Syrian Kurdish forces say they have entered the fourth stage of their campaign to capture the Islamic State group's de facto capital Raqqa with an advance on the militants in a valley north of the ci...More..

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China warns against force as North Korea prepares celebration

Pyongyang, meanwhile, recently launched a ballistic missile. In a statement Thursday, North Korea issued a warning to the US - should it take action - of a "merciless retaliatory strike". intelligence officia...More..

Aleksandar Vucic wins Serbia's elections from first round
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Aleksandar Vucic wins Serbia's elections from first round

A near-complete official vote count of Serbia's presidential election has confirmed that Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic has won by a landslide in the first round of voting. Vucic "has been presenting himself...More..

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U.S. May Launch Preemptive Strike Against North Korea

As the two sides flex their muscles in a lopsided contest, it's China - North Korea's biggest economic and political backer - that may hold the keys to deescalating the conflict. But, "if they are unable to do ...More..

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Eyeing North Korean Nukes, Trump Abandons Hardline Stance on China

Asked later the same day if he thought dropping a Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb in Afghanistan sent a message to North Korea, Trump replied: "I don't know". "Whoever provokes the situation, whoever continues ...More..

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Trump and Putin Spar Again, US-Russia Relations at 'All-Time Low'

The US missiles struck a Syrian air base in retaliation for Syria's alleged chemical attack on a rebel-held town, killing 87 civilians, many of them children. Tillerson gave a similar assessment during an earli...More..

Donald Trump says 'missiles headed to Iraq'
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Donald Trump says 'missiles headed to Iraq'

Interviewer Maria Bartiromo asked how Mr Xi had taken the news, given that China, together with Russian Federation, has repeatedly blocked United Nations resolutions targeting Syrian dictator Bashar-al-Assad,...More..

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North Korea 'will be taken care of'

Tensions are deepening as the US has sent an aircraft carrier to waters off the Korean Peninsula and is conducting its biggest ever joint military exercises with South Korea. For decades China has been the on...More..

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New Zealanders evacuated from parts of coast as storm hits

The extra-tropical cyclone is bringing with it torrential rain, flooding and severe winds of up to 93pmh. The New Zealand Transport Authority is considering closing the Auckland Harbour Bridge , a major thor...More..

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'Riskier than striking Syria': Beijing warns U.S. against attacking North Korea

With a USA aircraft carrier group steaming to the area and tension rising, South Korea said it believed the United States would consult it before any preemptive strike against the North. Donald Trump has decl...More..

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No knowledge of Jadhav's whereabouts, working to get him back: MEA

The establishment there has no proof of any wrongdoing by him. On Thursday, a large number of Mumbai residents came together outside the house of Kulbhushan Jadhav to protest against Pakistan for awarding dea...More..

Trump, in fresh warning: North Korea 'will be taken care of'
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Trump, in fresh warning: North Korea 'will be taken care of'

But the treaty also says that both nations should safeguard peace and security. "Washington does not fear North Korea, and another nuclear test increases the likelihood that the US will use military force". "...More..

Walt Disney Co (DIS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by JPMorgan Chase & Co
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Walt Disney Co (DIS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by JPMorgan Chase & Co

Sell-side analyst recommendations point to a short term price target of $119.07 on the shares of The Walt Disney Company (DIS ). Buy rating has been given by 3 analysts to the company stock whereas no analys...More..

Former Iran President Ahmadinejad Registers For May Presidential Election
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Former Iran President Ahmadinejad Registers For May Presidential Election

Ahmadinejad's decision shocked Iran as Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei offered a thinly veiled warning in September that his candidacy would be a "polarized situation" that would be "harmful for the c...More..

All set for April 16 Turkish Constitutional Referendum for replacing Parliamentary system
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All set for April 16 Turkish Constitutional Referendum for replacing Parliamentary system

A referendum in Turkey on granting President Tayyip Erdogan sweeping new powers is unlikely to ease strained relations with the European Union and risks killing off Ankara's stalled bid for membership of ...More..

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Syria's Assad says Idlib chemical attack 'fabrication' - AFP interview

Earlier in an interview broadcast on Wednesday before the meeting with Tillerson, Putin said that mutual trust between Russian Federation and the United States, especially on the military level, had eroded in t...More..

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China urges peace as North Korea tensions boil

Regarding the USA navy strike force's arrival in the western Pacific, Lu said: "We hope all parties will refrain from irresponsible actions that would be very risky at the moment". Sailors conduct flight oper...More..

Yemen court sentences veteran journalist to death
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Yemen court sentences veteran journalist to death

The army did not specify when the troops were killed, but Sudan has deployed hundreds of soldiers as part of the coalition that is fighting the rebels backed by Iran in a war which the United Nations says has a...More..

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What is Maundy Thursday?

It's followed by Easter , when the faithful celebrate the resurrection of Christ. It is described in the Gospel of Luke, chapter 22. After the homily, Bishop wrapped a towel around the waist, poured water and ...More..

Trump, Xi Discuss 'Menace Of North Korea' In Telephone Call
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Trump, Xi Discuss 'Menace Of North Korea' In Telephone Call

Would Xi have done this for former President Obama wondered someone on Twitter. Regarding the U.S. Navy strike force's arrival in the western Pacific, Lu said, "We hope all parties will refrain from irrespons...More..

United issues another apology after man removed
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United issues another apology after man removed

Richard Bell, of Calgary, Canada, claims the eight-legged creature landed on his head during the flight home following a vacation in Mexico. Lawyer Thomas Demetrio said there will "probably" be a lawsuit, but...More..

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UK tests 'find sarin' on Syria attack samples

It was the first direct U.S. military action against Assad's forces since the start of Syria's civil war six years ago and led to a quick downward spiral in ties between Washington and Moscow. Syria and its all...More..

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Trump calls Steve Bannon 'a guy who works for me'

One thing that can't go without notice is that once President Trump seemingly loses confidence in someone, he distances himself from them completely. Breitbart played a part, of course, in boosting Trump , ...More..

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Princes William and Harry commemorate Vimy Ridge Battle centenary in France

According to the Vimy Foundation, 3,598 Canadian soldiers were killed during the Battle of Vimy Ridge . Before the prime minister spoke, Gov. Gen. David Johnston told the crowd that the Vimy monument symboli...More..

Trump Again Downplays Steve Bannon's White House Role
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Trump Again Downplays Steve Bannon's White House Role

After serving as Trump's campaign manager, Kellyanne Conway was tapped to serve as "counselor to the president", where she is responsible for helping White House leadership with messaging and executing the ad...More..

Fact check: Do Trump's Mar-a-Lago trips cost $3 million?
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Fact check: Do Trump's Mar-a-Lago trips cost $3 million?

The county collects roughly $50 million a year in bed taxes. But, when you compare it to New York City, who is up to about $35 million, it's not quite that much. Other entities have had their meters running as ...More..

U.S. Drops Biggest Non-Nuclear Bomb Ever Used In Combat
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U.S. Drops Biggest Non-Nuclear Bomb Ever Used In Combat

At more than 30 feet long, it's too big to fit inside the weapons bay of a standard Air Force bomber. US Forces Afghanistan said the "mother of all bombs" hit a "tunnel complex" in Achin district in Nangarhar...More..

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FBI Obtained FISA Warrant to Monitor Former Trump Adviser Carter Page

Page is one of several campaign aides who is under investigation as part of the probe into President Donald Trump's connection to Russian Federation. In an earlier statement, Mr. I have nothing to hide.” He c...More..

Ivanka's 'heartbroken' response prompted Trump to order Syria attack
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Ivanka's 'heartbroken' response prompted Trump to order Syria attack

The missile strikes hit the government-controlled Shayrat air base in central Syria, where USA officials say the Syrian military planes that dropped the chemicals had taken off. On Sunday, Russia's Foreign Mi...More..

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Hillary Clinton's Forthcoming Book Will Tackle Misogyny's Role In The Election

Four months after her stunning yet shocking loss to Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton finally opened up about it while speaking at her first post-election interview at Tina Brown's eighth annual Women in the World...More..

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Coastal towns evacuated as cyclone hits New Zealand

Hundreds of people in New Zealand were evacuated from some coastal areas on Thursday as the. Cook made landfall over the Bay of Plenty at six thirty pm local time and is expected to move on to South Island on F...More..

South African protests as President Zuma celebrates 75th birthday
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South African protests as President Zuma celebrates 75th birthday

There is a growing consensus in South Africa and even within the ANC that he should at least leave the picture at the end of the year when the ANC holds its annual conference to choose its candidate for the 201...More..

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S/Africa: Opposition protesters in Pretoria urge Zuma to quit

Julius Malema made the point of explaining to protesters at the Union Buildings yesterday that our sovereign debt downgrade would have a deleterious effect on everyone - and not only those who are perceived...More..