• China opposes any military intervention by India in Maldives
China opposes any military intervention by India in Maldives

For now, even just sending a special envoy was out of the question as there was no guarantee that Yameen would engage with such a representative. The court's remaining three judges issued a statement saying the order has been revoked in light of the concerns raised by the president.

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  • Barnier, at European Central Bank, stresses EU supremacy on financial rules after Brexit
Barnier, at European Central Bank, stresses EU supremacy on financial rules after Brexit

By comparison, a free trade deal would hit London's growth by just 2%, growing to 3.5% in a no deal scenario, and just 1% if the country stays in the single market. As we reported in this month's edition of The Connexion newspaper, their lawyer, Christiaan Alberdingk Thijm, told us: "We say there are very good arguments that these [EU citizensh...

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  • Police in China are scanning travelers with facial recognition glasses
Police in China are scanning travelers with facial recognition glasses

Unlike fixed cameras with facial-recognition capability, the wearable allows police to act more swiftly before their targets disappear into the crowd. A further 26 people were caught using fake identification documents. Using sophisticated artificial intelligence algorithms, Chinese technology companies and other major businesses have adopted fac...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation says Border Patrol agent killed in West Texas was not attacked
Federal Bureau of Investigation says Border Patrol agent killed in West Texas was not attacked

The conclusion contradicts the initial claims by the Border Patrol union and Republican officials that Rogelio "Roger" Martinez had been attacked by rock-throwing undocumented migrants or drug traffickers. There's been much speculation about whether the agent was ambushed or if his death was an accident. A U.S. Border Patrol agent patrols the U....

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  • Dem. memo on Russian Federation probe under White House review
Dem. memo on Russian Federation probe under White House review

Critics accuse Rep. Devin Nunes , R-Calif., of abusing his power as chairman of the House intelligence committee to do the president's bidding and undermine the investigation into whether any Trump campaign associates colluded with Russian during the 2016 election.

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  • Boeing debuts MAX 7 jet
Boeing debuts MAX 7 jet

While the aircraft follows the industry trend of becoming more fuel-efficient ( 18-percent lower fuel costs per seat than its predecessor, the 737-700), the plane is also small. Boeing rolls out the MAX 7, the third and smallest version of the new 737 jet family, which faces stiff competition from the Bombardier CSeries. Flight testing of the lo...

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  • Britain defends health care system after #Trump Twitter attack — NHS
Britain defends health care system after #Trump Twitter attack — NHS

Protesters demanding more funding for the service marched on Prime Minister Theresa May's office. "The Prime Minister knows that one of the key objectives of American trade negotiators in any future deal after Brexit is to secure access for American companies to business in the NHS", he said .

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  • OLB Otis Reese flips from MI to Georgia
OLB Otis Reese flips from MI to Georgia

He made it official on Wednesday, national signing day, during a news conference at Lee County High School in Leesburg, Ga. Shortly before Reese's announcement, Nicholas Petit-Frere, the nation's No. In addition to landing Reese and Campbell, the Bulldogs reportedly got assistant coach Scott Fountain back on its staff. With Reese, Georgia is gett...

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  • Peter de Villiers to coach Zim rugby team
Peter de Villiers to coach Zim rugby team

De Villiers was in the news again last week after he said in a radio interview that he had warned Allister Coetzee about taking the Springbok coaching job, intimating that they had given Coetzee the same limited resources and support as he was afforded.

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  • Barricaded gunman shoots police officer, 2nd victim in Richardson
Barricaded gunman shoots police officer, 2nd victim in Richardson

Suspect remains barricaded at apartment complex near E. Renner and North Star Roads. Details are unclear at this time, but it appears an unknown gunman shot the officer and one other person, KTXS reported . the Dallas Morning News reports. The public is asked to avoid the area since it's not secure. Meanwhile, the spokesman said police had t...

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  • State Investigating After Moms Claim WA Daycare Waxed Their Children's Eyebrows
State Investigating After Moms Claim WA Daycare Waxed Their Children's Eyebrows

Sharing her story on Facebook , Salgado posted before-and-after images of her daughter's eyebrows to highlight the difference. If the thought of that imagine hit a nerve, imagine what two Latina mom's had to go through when they realized child's unibrow had been removed.

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  • U.S. vows new North Korea sanctions ahead of Olympics face-off
U.S. vows new North Korea sanctions ahead of Olympics face-off

He also participated in a briefing at Japan's Ministry of Defence on the threat. "We cannot expect any meaningful dialogue with North Korea as long as they do not show genuine willingness and concrete action for the de-nuclearization", Abe said.

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  • Steele wrote memo based on information fed through Clinton campaign - released documents
Steele wrote memo based on information fed through Clinton campaign - released documents

The FBI learned in October he had unauthorized s with media, and suspended its relationship with Steele. However, the article went on to say that, according to people familiar with the Democratic memo, the memo concedes that "the F.B.I. The newly-released memorandum is an unclassified and heavily-redacted version of the criminal referral targetin...

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  • South Africa vs India, 3rd ODI: Hosts elect to bowl, visitors unchanged
South Africa vs India, 3rd ODI: Hosts elect to bowl, visitors unchanged

South Africa needed to find a way to combat India's wrist spinners Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav . But Jhulan Goswami bowled the fifth over and took the wicket of Laura Woolvardt (9), becoming the first player to take 200 wickets in women's ODIs.

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  • Scientific Games (SGMS) Cut to
Scientific Games (SGMS) Cut to "Hold" at BidaskClub

Bogle Investment Management Lp decreased its stake in Scientific Games Corp Cl A ( SGMS ) by 16.14% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Canada Pension Plan Invest Board holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS) for 142,300 shares. Invesco Ltd owns 354,675 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio.

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  • Willie Nelson Cancels February Shows After Suffering From the Flu
Willie Nelson Cancels February Shows After Suffering From the Flu

His next active tour date is now scheduled for March 5 in Greenville, S.C. The next Texas date on his tour schedule is March 12 at the Amarillo Civic Center. There are 18 dates scheduled on his website from early March through October 20, not including any postponed dates which may be rescheduled. He has reportedly been recovering at his Texas home...

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  • Steele Dossier Author
Steele Dossier Author "Was Desperate that Donald Trump Not Get Elected"

A four-page memo which has been the talk of the town in Washington for weeks is expected to be released today. Additionally, the FISA application, which is supposed to present evidence justifying the issue of a surveillance order, cited at least one media article, from Yahoo News, that was also based on information provided to the author by non...

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  • Join live cycling classes at home from the 2018 Winter Olympics
Join live cycling classes at home from the 2018 Winter Olympics

NBC Sports will provide real-time leaderboards, event schedules and news coverage of all the Games via Context Cards . Here are Thursday's full television listings. From local athletes to national stars to major sporting events, we'll make sure you know what to put on your schedule. 10, Snapchat will begin broadcasting video from NBC's li...

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  • Chlorine gas bomb dropped on rebel-held part of Idlib
Chlorine gas bomb dropped on rebel-held part of Idlib

Civilians flee from the scene of an airstrike attack in a rebel-held suburb near Damascus , Syria , Monday, Feb. 5. The UN's assistant secretary general and humanitarian coordinator in Syria, Panos Moumtzis, said the organisation had been nearly powerless to respond to a "dramatic deterioration in the humanitarian situation" over the past tw...

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  • Covered CA sees first enrollment decline despite influx of new enrollees
Covered CA sees first enrollment decline despite influx of new enrollees

Enrollment in Obamacare's exchanges dropped by 3.7 percent in 2018 compared to past year, an independent health group reported Wednesday, saying the program displayed "remarkable stability" in an uncertain climate, despite the decline. State marketplaces tended to fare better for a combination of reasons. In a recent interview, Lee said he's conc...

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  • Pretium Resources (PVG) Downgraded by Credit Suisse Group to
Pretium Resources (PVG) Downgraded by Credit Suisse Group to "Neutral"

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. David Iben increased its stake in Diana Shipping Inc (DSX) by 7.98% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The firm has "Buy" rating by Roth Capital given on Monday, November 13. The rating was maintained by Roth Capital on Friday, August 18 with "Buy". On Friday, August 4 the stock ...

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  • European Union calls for lifting of emergency
European Union calls for lifting of emergency

The population of Maldives spread over 1,000 islands is around four lakh. Under Yameen, Maldives has also developed close relations with Saudi Arabia. The key constitutional provisions which have been suspended by the State of Emergency decrees for 15 days include Parliament's authority to remove the President and the Supreme Court's jurisdic...

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  • Serbia must reach agreement with Kosovo to join European Union by 2025
Serbia must reach agreement with Kosovo to join European Union by 2025

But Hahn said the bloc will not import unresolved disputes. The EU has offered an updated and considerably more robust strategy for the region, including a new approach for joining the union, the details of which it released this Tuesday. Hahn said that a "strong political push" will be needed to deliver on "sometimes hard reforms, in particular, o...

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  • DTE Energy (DTE) Coverage Initiated at UBS Group
DTE Energy (DTE) Coverage Initiated at UBS Group

Clenar Muke Llc holds 8.17% of its portfolio in DTE Energy Company for 128,050 shares. The total amount of shares outstanding is 181.02 million, giving the company a market capitalization of about 18.70 billion. DTE's profit will be $217.06M for 21.34 P/E if the $1.21 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.48 actual EPS reported by DTE Energy Company for ...

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  • Man took dismembered physique in suitcase on prepare
Man took dismembered physique in suitcase on prepare

The man, identified as Valentino Gutierrez, was arrested on Friday and was charged with murder and arson on Tuesday (6 February). Investigators said Gutierrez is suspected of committing the murder around January 30 at a Pasadena restaurant near California Boulevard and Arroyo Parkway that had been shuttered and abandoned for some time.

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