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The White House is trying to distance President Trump from what many news outlets on Monday called a "bloodbath" in the stock markets, after the DOW saw the largest single-day point drop in history. "The President's focus is on our long-term economic fundamentals, which remain exceptionally strong, with strengthening USA economic growth, historically low unemployment, and increasing wages for American workers", Sanders said in the statement.
  • NZ medal-less, Fiji triumph at inaugural Hamilton 7's

    NZ medal-less, Fiji triumph at inaugural Hamilton 7's

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    The Kenyans were punished for glaring handling mistakes and despite an improved second half performance, they couldn't bridge the gap with the Samoans coached by legendary New Zealand coach Gordon Tietjens managed to knick home the win. Player of the Final was Fijian flyer Alasio Sovita Naduva who scored three of Fiji's tries in the four tries to three-try victory. The two sides had scored a try apiece, with Kiwi captain Scott Curry's opener matched by Joe Porch's five-pointer after the ...
  • Australia out of Davis Cup after Nick Kyrgios loses to Alexander Zverev

    Australia out of Davis Cup after Nick Kyrgios loses to Alexander Zverev

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    De Minaur pushed Zverev for nearly four hours in Friday's first singles match but Australian captain Lleyton Hewitt said he had no intention of replacing him with Brisbane's John Millman, who always plays well on his home court. Kyrgios appeared to be struggling with a right elbow ailment, taking a time-out for treatment while leading 4-3 in the second set. While Kyrgios rued his injury, German team captain Michael Kohlmann reckoned the Australian No.1 was also feeling the pressure.
  • Palestinian teenager shot dead in Israeli troops' West Bank raid

    Palestinian teenager shot dead in Israeli troops' West Bank raid

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    The community of a few hundred Israelis is located about 15 miles west of the armistice line between Israel and the West Bank, which Israel captured in a 1967 war. The demolition took place near the settlement of Maaleh Adumim, in the 60 percent of the West Bank known as Area C that remains under full Israeli control.
  • Assam Summit is a boost to northeast, says, Jitendra Singh

    Assam Summit is a boost to northeast, says, Jitendra Singh

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    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said India's growth story will pick up more speed when people living in North East region will see fast development in a balanced manner. " We have also requested centre for eased travel rules and increased cultural exchanges among students, academics and professionals", Mr Sonowal said.
  • Stunning: Trump May Ask Sessions To Prosecute Mueller

    Stunning: Trump May Ask Sessions To Prosecute Mueller

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    The White House didn't respond to questions about the possibility of prosecuting Mueller, whose investigation so far has produced indictments against four former Trump associates. The special counsel is investigating Russia's role in the 2016 election, as well as whether members of the Trump campaign conspired with Russian officials or representatives to disrupt and influence the presidential race.
  • Nenshi sides with Notley on Alberta/BC pipeline dispute

    Nenshi sides with Notley on Alberta/BC pipeline dispute

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    He said he will establish an independent scientific advisory panel to study the issue. "This is not an Alberta-B.C. issue", she said at a news conference at the Alberta legislature. doesn't suffer in the event of a catastrophic spill. "We will support the government of Alberta in any actions against this political decision". Questions during the 90-minute town hall, held in a university gymnasium, also touched on the opioid crisis, the federal government's summer jobs program, free trade ...
  • Records that can be achieved during South Africa-India ODI series

    Records that can be achieved during South Africa-India ODI series

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    Going into Thursday's tie, India is not expected to make any drastic changes with Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan opening the batting and followed by the likes of Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane , Shreyas Iyer and Dhoni. The South African skipper went on to complete a terrific century in the death overs as South Africa made an incredible comeback to reach 269 for eight in the 50 overs.
  • Suspect arrested after gun attack on foreigners in Italy

    Suspect arrested after gun attack on foreigners in Italy

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    The suspect's motive was not immediately clear, but the city of Macerata is still reeling from the gruesome killing of a young Italian woman this week, allegedly at the hands of a Nigerian immigrant. The shootings came days after the discovery of a dismembered body in Macerata, identified as Italian teenager Pamela Mastropietro. The suspect, Innocent Oseghale, who was denied asylum past year but has remained in Italy, has refused to talk to police.
  • Olympic doping ban on 28 Russian athletes lifted

    Olympic doping ban on 28 Russian athletes lifted

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    Cas also found that, in the case of 11 athletes whose appeals have been partially upheld, the evidence "was sufficient to establish an anti-doping rule violation" had taken place but, instead of serving a life ban, these athletes would be "declared ineligible" for this year's Games.
  • Turkey: Rocket attacks from Syrian enclave kill 2

    Turkey: Rocket attacks from Syrian enclave kill 2

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    Ercan Topaca said three people had sustained light injuries from flying debris at the scene of Thursday's explosion. In a statement by the Turkish General Staff it said that a total of 538 terrorist targets were also hit since the beginning of the Operation Oliven Branch.
  • Ignoring Facts, Donald Trump Tweets State Of Union Bagged Biggest Crowd Ever

    Ignoring Facts, Donald Trump Tweets State Of Union Bagged Biggest Crowd Ever

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    Here's a picture that compares Trump's inauguration to Obama's in 2009. Nielsen reported Wednesday that an estimated 45.6 million people tuned in to Trump's address on Tuesday night. The reaction to Trump's high-profile overture suggested both parties were settling into a protracted tug-of-war. Gary Levin contributed from NY. Meanwhile, President Obama's first SOTU logged just over 48 million viewers in 2010 while almost 52M watched George W.
  • Two students injured in school shooting in USA

    Two students injured in school shooting in USA

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    The 15-year-old boy who was hit in the head with a bullet initially was in critical condition. Los Angeles County-University of Southern California Medical Center said both were expected to make full recoveries. "It's pretty rare to hear about an incident like this", Gagliardi said of Thursday's shooting. Aerial TV footage showed a handcuffed female suspect being taken into custody and placed into a patrol auto while police went room to room, leading students out with their hands behind ...