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The commissioner added that the total number of death was 21 including the three suicide bombers while the total number of those injured was 22 and normalcy has already returned in the area. Nobody has claimed responsibility for the attack in city of Maiduguri, capital of the state worst hit by the Boko Haram insurgency. He added that Nigeria was not actually fighting an external war but it is nearly like brothers fighting against brothers, which makes it a bit hard even for the armed forces ...
  • Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn:

    Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn: "Why I had to go".

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    Over 6,000 political prisoners have been freed since January as the government struggled to placate discontent. Guesses abound as to why he left when he did, but analysts say among the key drivers are the country's spiral into crisis, and the divisions within Hailemariam's party that have kept him from responding decisively.
  • France threatens to strike Syria if regime continues using chemical weapons

    France threatens to strike Syria if regime continues using chemical weapons

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    According to Washington, at least six chlorine attacks have been reported since early January in rebel areas, with dozens injured. There has often been proof of chemicals being used by Damascus against civilians since Syria's civil war began in 2011, although the government routinely denies using such weapons, while accusing its enemies of doing so.
  • Trump addresses Parkland, Florida, shooting

    Trump addresses Parkland, Florida, shooting

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    I was just in that school. "Everyone in the school that knew him speculated about him", said Mutchler. Bennight said he followed up with a phone call to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. GoFundMe page set up for Marietta native's daughter shot at Florida high school . Ironically, Cruz could not have bought a handgun such as 9mm Glock pistol because the purchaser has to be at least 21 years old under US law.
  • Afghan Civilian Casualties Declined, But UN Still Notes 'Appalling Suffering'

    Afghan Civilian Casualties Declined, But UN Still Notes 'Appalling Suffering'

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    Casualties from suicide and complex attacks rose by 17 per cent countrywide compared to 2016, marking the highest number since the United Nations began documentation in 2009. Between Jan. 1, 2009, and December 31, 2017, the conflict in Afghanistan has claimed the lives of 28,291 civilians and wounded 52,366 others, according to the report.
  • A couple more inches of snow due for Flagstaff by Thursday

    A couple more inches of snow due for Flagstaff by Thursday

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    The forecast of 21 early Tuesday would be lowest recorded temperature so far this year at the Eugene Airport National Weather Service station. Following several days of unseasonably warm weather on Thursday and Friday , snow is likely on Saturday .
  • VA chief: 'Optics' not good for IG report on Europe trip

    VA chief: 'Optics' not good for IG report on Europe trip

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    The OIG investigated Shulkin's 11-day trip to Copenhagen and London in July, after an anonymous complaint of misuse of VA funds. One lawmaker has already called for Shulkin to resign over the report . Tom Price, the former Health and Human Services secretary, resigned a year ago under scrutiny for his use of chartered planes for business purposes.
  • Mane Nominated For Champions League Player Of The Week Award

    Mane Nominated For Champions League Player Of The Week Award

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    That's real quality. If you are not 100 per cent but still involved in goals that's really important. If you keep on working really hard it will come, like he did. "We spoke a lot about Mo in the last few weeks [and that's] completely deserved, but obviously Sadio had his comeback tonight, and Roberto [Firmino] was there again after outstanding work-rate again, so it was good".
  • Pot luck New Year dinner for Chinese community

    Pot luck New Year dinner for Chinese community

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    President Moon Jae-in sends greetings to citizens ahead of Lunar New Year's Day, which falls on February 16, 2018, in this photo provided by his office Cheong Wa Dae. The money inside the red envelope is literally translated as "suppressing ghosts money". This year, 80% of people living on mainland China will give digital red packets, many of which include digital currency that can be used as cash, market research firm Lightspeed Research said in a study reported on by the South China ...
  • London says N.Ireland deal still possible

    London says N.Ireland deal still possible

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    It is hard to know whether the statement was created to pressurise Sinn Féin into making concessions or to reassure hardline DUP supporters. Restoring a sustainable and fully functioning devolved government will remain our goal, but we will not accept a one-sided deal.
  • Moon mulls envoy to Pyongyang

    Moon mulls envoy to Pyongyang

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    A unified Korean women's ice hockey team, first of its kind in the Olympic history, has won the hearts of millions on Saturday night, despite a 8-0 loss to the Sochi bronze victor Switzerland in their debut at the PyeongChang Olympic Games.
  • Trump's budget plan would significantly cut funding for Great Lakes restoration

    Trump's budget plan would significantly cut funding for Great Lakes restoration

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    President Donald Trump's budget includes no money for so-called Clean Water Act Section 319 programs, which help communities reduce polluted runoff. The Republican-led U.S. House Appropriations Committee past year squelched Trump's attempted cuts for 2018 and fully funded the initiative, which enjoys wide bipartisan support and which funds water quality oversight, agricultural runoff mitigation, wildlife habitat preservation and more .
  • Amit Shah's road show in Tripura, says BJP isn't afraid of violence

    Amit Shah's road show in Tripura, says BJP isn't afraid of violence

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    Besides, providing brick housing for all who don't have house, free health insurance to all BPL households, drinking water to all and to regularize all contractual government employees once install BJP government in Tripura. The BJP is contesting for 51 out of the 60 Assembly seats, while its ally Indigenous Peoples Front of Tripura (IPFT) is fighting in nine seats. Ahead of the February 18 Tripura elections, the BJP has committed to provide one job opportunity to every family in the state ...
  • Kuwait urges broad participation in reconstruction of Iraq

    Kuwait urges broad participation in reconstruction of Iraq

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    However, officials acknowledge a feeling of fatigue from global donors, especially after the wars in Iraq and Syria sparked the biggest mass migration since World War II. He said there were preliminary indications that some states would do so. Among the hardest-hit areas is Mosul, which Iraqi forces, aided by Iranian-backed Shiite militias and a US -led coalition, recaptured in July 2017.
  • Reuters says Myanmar detained its journalists over Rohingya massacre probe

    Reuters says Myanmar detained its journalists over Rohingya massacre probe

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    Mr Johnson's intervention came after he spent Saturday touring a refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, on the south east coast of Bangladesh . The United Nations has described the exodus of Rohingya as a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing". Britain's foreign secretary has said it is "vital" that Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh should be allowed to return to Myanmar "in safety and with dignity".
  • 3 killed in helicopter crash near Grand Canyon

    3 killed in helicopter crash near Grand Canyon

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    Fox News adds word from the Federal Aviation Administration that the helicopter sustained substantial damage when it hit the ground. Six passengers and a pilot were on board the Papillion Grand Canyon Helicopters chopper when it crashed.
  • Tech basketball projected as a third seed

    Tech basketball projected as a third seed

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    Virginia may not be the No. 1 team in the nation when the Associated Press poll is released on Monday, but the Cavaliers are No. 1 where it counts. On Sunday, the NCAA tournament committee revealed its top 16 seeds as a sign of where things stand with less than two months remaining in the season.
  • Oxfam scandal has put charity's relationship with Government at risk - minister

    Oxfam scandal has put charity's relationship with Government at risk - minister

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    Thomson did not mention Sunday's report in The Observer, The Guardian's Sunday newspaper, that alleged that the aid group also covered up allegations that staff in Chad paid for sex with young women. It confirmed asking Oxfam to urgently provide fresh information. It said Oxfam's leaders had "showed a lack of judgement " in their handling of the matter and their level of openness with the government and Charity Commission.
  • Winter weather advisory issued for Saturday night, Sunday morning

    Winter weather advisory issued for Saturday night, Sunday morning

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    On Sunday , the sun will rise at 7:29 a.m. and set at 6:00:20 p.m. - the first time that has occurred in the 6 o'clock hour since November 4, the day before the time change. Sunday night , it will be clear with a low of 12 and a light and variable wind, according to the weather service. " Snow will come to an end by midnight, with snowfall accumulations expected to range from a trace to 3" in the Denver metro area and eastern plains.
  • Ayodhya: 3-point formula to settle dispute re-emerges

    Ayodhya: 3-point formula to settle dispute re-emerges

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    He reiterated that the personal law board stand is that once a Masjid, always a Masjid. "We strongly believe that the land belonging to a Masjid can not be sold, gifted or donated". The petitions before the judges relate to the 2010 verdict of the Allahabad High Court in the title suit that had been pending for almost six decades.