• Comcast Tops Fox With $31B Offer for Sky

    Comcast Tops Fox With $31B Offer for Sky

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    Sky is arguably the most equivalent company to Comcast outside of the US. Sky , with more than 20 million customers for its sports, entertainment and news channels across Europe, is at the centre of a three-way battle for control between Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox, Walt Disney and Comcast and their veteran bosses.
  • Royal Family Welcomes new Baby Boy

    Royal Family Welcomes new Baby Boy

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    Prince William and Kate 's royal baby was the picture of cuteness as he made his official debut on the steps of the Lindo Wing on Monday. The new royal baby has arrived! Offering suites with private en suite bathrooms, fresh blooms, a "world-class" nursing staff and chef cooked meals, the Lindo Ward is more like a posh hotel than a hospital, and it has a price tag to match.
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    No "genocide" for Armenians, just "great tragedy", Trump says

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    Trump acknowledged the efforts of former U.S. Ambassador to the Ottoman Empire, Henry Morgenthau, in attempting to aid the Armenian people. Armenians worldwide hold annual commemorations on April 24 marking the mass killings, which remain a diplomatic minefield amid a lack of global consensus over Armenia's bid to get the deaths recognized internationally as a genocide.
  • Senator Rand Paul Chooses Policy Over Politics On Pompeo Vote

    Senator Rand Paul Chooses Policy Over Politics On Pompeo Vote

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    The committee vote was along party lines, and some Democratic senators have expressed concerns about Pompeo's ability to conduct diplomacy. Paul, who had expressed reservations about Pompeo's hawkishness when it comes to military action overseas, was the best hope for defeating Pompeo, as a "no" vote from the Kentucky senator would have delivered an unfavorable recommendation and might have made some Republicans rethink their position.
  • Alfie Evans parents can not take sick toddler to Italy

    Alfie Evans parents can not take sick toddler to Italy

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    Kayleigh Price previously launched a petition demanding doctors at Alder Hey released the terminally-ill toddler to a hospital of his parents' choice which was signed by almost 400,000 people. In December 2016 he was admitted to Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool suffering seizures. Instead, Evans will remain at Alder Hey Children's Hospital , or may eventually be permitted to return home with his parents.
  • Will the Philadelphia Eagles visit the White House?

    Will the Philadelphia Eagles visit the White House?

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    After receiving conflicting reports about outside interest inquiring about Foles over the 2018 offseason, it appears as though the Philadelphia Eagles had given up on trading the Super Bowl 52 MVP, but all that could change depending on how the first few picks of the National Football League draft fall into place.
  • Corbyn anti-Semitism promises 'fell short', Jewish leaders say

    Corbyn anti-Semitism promises 'fell short', Jewish leaders say

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    He also said that over 20 officials had been expelled from the party in the past two weeks due to anti-Semitic behavior, with many more now under investigation. "Our party will not fail our Jewish brothers and sisters", the Labour leader said. He has himself faced questions about his own links to known anti-Semites, past comments on Israel , and associations with vehemently anti-Israel figures.
  • Kaizer Chiefs' decline must not overshadow stadium violence

    Kaizer Chiefs' decline must not overshadow stadium violence

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    The assault on the security guard was filmed on a cellphone by one fan sitting in the stands and not involved in the violence. Stadium authorities said 18 people were injured in the riot, five of whom were taken to hospital. Resulting from the ugly scenes, players from both clubs as well as their technical teams, had to run for cover, but a security guard was beaten and left unconscious on the pitch.
  • Semi drivers park trucks under Detroit overpass to block suicida

    Semi drivers park trucks under Detroit overpass to block suicida

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    Authorities closed the eastbound lanes but made a decision to let semi-trucks through after coming up with an unusual plan to keep the unnamed man from jumping. The interstate was closed for several hours as emergency crews worked to get the man off the overpass. "There are so many other options for help, be it the National Suicide Prevention hotline, clergy, family, call 911, call somebody".
  • Pleas for common sense gun reform raised after Waffle House shooting

    Pleas for common sense gun reform raised after Waffle House shooting

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    He did not drink or do medication, based on a police report describing the interviews, and he was referred to as clever, well mannered and a very good gear operator. Though, to the lives of everyone else in the restaurant it is because of his bravery that more people were not injured or killed. Turley said he tried to call Reinking after he left Salida but never heard back.
  • Florida school district condemns student's racist 'promposal'

    Florida school district condemns student's racist 'promposal'

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    The Volunteer & Partnership Office also recognized innovative leaders throughout the school district , including these 2018 district award recipients: Kendall Frechette, Pine View School, Outstanding Youth Volunteer; Susan Lord, Atwater Elementary School, Outstanding Adult Volunteer; Theodore Downing, Booker High School, Outstanding Senior Volunteer; JE Charlotte Construction, Riverview High School business partner, Outstanding Local Business Partner; The Baltimore Orioles, Oak Park School ...