• British Northern Ireland secretary Brokenshire resigns on health grounds
British Northern Ireland secretary Brokenshire resigns on health grounds

The failure of the talks is pushing Northern Ireland closer towards direct rule from London. Ms Bradley has shown little interest in Northern Ireland since becoming an MP in 2010, mentioning it just twice in the House of Commons. Before then, since February 2014, she had served as a junior Home Office minister. He formerly served as immigration m...

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  • Minnesota named 2nd best state to raise a family
Minnesota named 2nd best state to raise a family

A new study has concluded that MA is the best state in America to raise a family. Minnesota comes in second, with North Dakota listed as fourth. New Hampshire earned a third place ranking and Vermont was fifth. In terms of highest median family salary, Minnesota ranks No. 1. North Dakota is the top state in the education, child care and socio...

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  • Vauxhall carmaker to cut 250 more United Kingdom jobs
Vauxhall carmaker to cut 250 more United Kingdom jobs

The auto manufacturer, which was bought by Peugeot-owner PSA Group in a £1.9 billion deal past year, said the move was created to drive the "recovery of plant productivity". We will not tolerate compulsory redundancies and Unite will leave no stone unturned in securing the long term future of Ellesmere Port and the highly skilled workforce.

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  • Outspoken Vermilion Parish Louisiana teacher who criticized superintendent raise later handcuffed
Outspoken Vermilion Parish Louisiana teacher who criticized superintendent raise later handcuffed

Hargrave was then called on a second time to speak and asked the board another question, KATC reports . Shortly after being escorted out of the meeting, Hargrave was handcuffed by an Abbeville city marshal. The district will not press any charges against Hargrave, Puyau told the station. She had gone years without a raise, so she wanted to kno...

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  • Chief Minister Of Pakistan's Balochistan Resigns Amid Political Crisis
Chief Minister Of Pakistan's Balochistan Resigns Amid Political Crisis

Zehri's resignation has come a day after Prime Minister (PM) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi visited Quetta and convened meetings with multiple lawmakers. The session had been called after 14 members of the assembly on opposition benches had filed a no-confidence motion against the provincial chief minister.

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  • Parsec Financial Management Inc. Has $45.10 Million Holdings in Apple Inc. (AAPL)
Parsec Financial Management Inc. Has $45.10 Million Holdings in Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. now owns 130,191,960 shares of the iPhone maker's stock valued at $18,750,246,000 after buying an additional 834,854 shares during the last quarter. Hbk Investments Ltd Partnership reported 112,700 shares. The institutional investor owned 46,862 shares of the iPhone maker's stock after selling 679 shares during the quarter.

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  • Jordan arrests 17 in foiled Daesh attack plot: state media
Jordan arrests 17 in foiled Daesh attack plot: state media

It says media organizations and moderate clerics were among targets. Jordan plays a prominent role in the USA -led coalition against Daesh, providing military, logistical and intelligence support, Western diplomats and regional intelligence sources say.

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  • Altice shares rise on United States spin-off plans
Altice shares rise on United States spin-off plans

Drahi will retain his tight control of both entities, serving as chairman of Altice Europe and president of the board for Altice USA . Just before the company officially splits, Altice USA will distribute Dollars 1.5 billion in cash dividends to all shareholders.

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  • John Young Cause Of Death: How Did Legendary Astronaut Die?
John Young Cause Of Death: How Did Legendary Astronaut Die?

He also commanded two Space Shuttle flights, including its first launch in 1981, and served as the Chief of the Astronaut Office from 1974-1987. "NASA and the world have lost a pioneer". Kennedy proposed sending Americans to the Moon in 1961. When one of the flight instructors objected to media going in with a camera, Young stopped, looked at t...

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  • Journalist Toby Young resigns as university regulator board member
Journalist Toby Young resigns as university regulator board member

Jo Johnson, the universities minister, faced a series of hard questions from MPs in parliament yesterday, and was forced to claim that neither he nor the Department for Education had been aware of Young's previous comments. Universities minister Jo Johnson, who was forced to defend him in the Commons on Monday night, stood firm in his support of Mr...

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  • United States to end policy that let legal marijuana flourish
United States to end policy that let legal marijuana flourish

Sessions provided no details other than saying individual US attorneys are authorized to prosecute marijuana operators as they choose. On Friday, though, many of those stocks recovered. "It's certainly a concern", Johnson said. In Colorado, CEO Andy Williams said the announcement that he's open to prosecution could turn years of work and millio...

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  • How Many The Rank Group Plc (LON:RNK)'s Analysts Are Bearish?
How Many The Rank Group Plc (LON:RNK)'s Analysts Are Bearish?

The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 459 ($6.22), for a total transaction of £459,000 ($622,457.28). Eastman Chemical Company (EMN) has risen 7.60% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. T. Rowe Price Group, Inc.is a publicly owned investment manager. The company has market cap of 690.47 million GBP. The UK Retail segment consists of a...

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  • Oprah Winfrey 'actively considering' running for President
Oprah Winfrey 'actively considering' running for President

He says despite all the calls for Oprah to run for office, he says he doesn't think she will. According to CNN's sources, Winfrey's friends have been pushing her to run for president for several months . You get a stable genius president, and you get a stable genius president! The speech was still being rebroadcast and dissected on Tuesday...

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  • Nikkei hits fresh 26-year high; Fast Retailing soars
Nikkei hits fresh 26-year high; Fast Retailing soars

THE QUOTE: "A continuation of Monday's bullish glow looks set for Asian markets into Tuesday with few data points to observe", says Jingyi Pan, market strategist at IG in Singapore. South Korea's Kospi lost 0.4 per cent to 2,502.80. With economic activity picking up globally, the dollar has been undermined by expectations the Fed will not be the ...

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  • Reshuffle turns Thick of It after Chris Grayling
Reshuffle turns Thick of It after Chris Grayling "unannounced" as Tory chairman

Perhaps to prove the point that a new party chairman was needed, the Tories initially sent a tweet out congratulating Chris Grayling as the new chairman before quickly deleting it. Shortly after lunch, and interrupting the most hard reshuffle of modern times, Theresa May ducked out to see a group of bemused Welsh conservatives attending a reception...

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  • Macron bets on horse diplomacy in China
Macron bets on horse diplomacy in China

The state visit began at the gateway of the ancient Silk Road. Xi's contemporary interpretation of the ancient trading route aims to connect Asia and Europe via new road and rail networks , as well as new maritime routes stretching through the Indian Ocean and Red Sea.

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  • Asus ZenBook Flip 14 and NovaGo pricing announced at CES 2018
Asus ZenBook Flip 14 and NovaGo pricing announced at CES 2018

In other CES 2018 news, look for "select Asus ZenBooks and VivoBooks" to start supporting Amazon's Alexa voice assistant sometime by the end of H1 2018. Next in the list is the Asus NovaGo that features the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 mobile PC platform. They will include an HDMI port, a USB 3.1 Type-A port, and a USB Type-C port, besides a manda...

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  • South Korea Cryptocurrency Crackdown: Virtual Currency Accounts Investigated At Six Banks
South Korea Cryptocurrency Crackdown: Virtual Currency Accounts Investigated At Six Banks

Bitcoin prices had plunged on Monday after website CoinMarketCap removed prices from South Korean exchanges from its calculations of digital currency rates without any warning, resulting in a steep drop in all virtual coins they track. Ripple, one of the most popular virtual currencies in South Korea, was down around 6.26 percent at $2.41 on CoinM...

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  • Former Gophers Head Coach Claeys Named Washington State's Defensive Coordinator
Former Gophers Head Coach Claeys Named Washington State's Defensive Coordinator

Claeys was then named head coach in the 2016 season, where he led the Gophers to a 9-5 record. Tracy Claeys has returned to college coaching. "We are fortunate to have him at Washington State University". The boycott ended after the findings of the investigation leaked. Claeys replaced ex-Minnesota coach Jerry Kill, who left the program midway ...

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  • Oprah 'intrigued' by presidential run, Gayle King says
Oprah 'intrigued' by presidential run, Gayle King says

In 2011, at the White House correspondents' dinner, comedian and talk show host Seth Meyers tore into Donald Trump for considering a run at the United States presidency. The so-called invisible primary is already under way. Two friends close to the TV legend, 63, tell CNN she's "actively thinking" about running for commander-in-chief.

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  • Man Declared Dead Wakes Up On Autopsy Table Very Much Alive
Man Declared Dead Wakes Up On Autopsy Table Very Much Alive

His family says that his body was marked for a post-mortem examination. Authorities told Mr Jiménez's family that the 29-year-old was believed to have died in his cell at around 8am after he failed to show for the prison's morning count.

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  • Oprah Winfrey 'intrigued' by U.S. presidential run: friend Gayle King
Oprah Winfrey 'intrigued' by U.S. presidential run: friend Gayle King

It was truly inspiring , and the Golden Globes audience burst into a standing ovation for it on Sunday night. A White House spokesman said Monday the Trump team would welcome Winfrey's candidacy , or that of anyone else. Winfrey's longtime partner Stedman Graham told the Los Angeles Times Sunday that "she would absolutely do it," referring to...

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  • Fodder Scam: Lalu Prasad Yadav calls himself a victim of BJP politics
Fodder Scam: Lalu Prasad Yadav calls himself a victim of BJP politics

He was granted bail by the Supreme Court after having spent over two-and-a-half months in jail. Lalu faces another three scam cases for illegal withdrawal of Rs 3.97 crore from the Dumka Treasury, Rs 36 crore from the Chaibasa Treasury and Rs 184 crore from the Doranda Treasury.

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  • Blast rocks Quetta, 6 killed, injured 17
Blast rocks Quetta, 6 killed, injured 17

According to initial reports, a suicide bomber targeted a Balochistan Constabulary truck at GPO Chowk near the Zarghon road. There were no immediate claims of responsibility for the attack, senior police official Abdul Razzaq Cheema told AFP.

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  • Winter storm watch issued in Nebraska: Not using the 'B' word yet
Winter storm watch issued in Nebraska: Not using the 'B' word yet

Snow and blowing snow is likely with this storm. Outside of this narrow corridor, 2 to 4 inches are expected by Thursday afternoon. The latest projections show southern Centre County could get up to 3 inches of snow, according to The Weather Channel, and AccuWeather has predicted there is a 45 percent chance State College will get up to 3 inches....

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