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Sunday's game was far from the only occasion in which Barca altered the result with their performance in the second half: as well as Betis , they beat Alaves, Las Palmas, Villarreal and Real Madrid after drawing 0-0 at halftime. Second-placed Atletico have also suffered from switching off late in games, dropping six of eight points lost at home this season due to conceding goals in the closing stages.
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    France urges Turkey to "act with restraint" on situation in Syria

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    Continued American support for YPG militants fighting against the Islamic State in Syria has long beleaguered US-Turkey relations. Turkey opened a new front in the almost seven-year-old Syrian war on Saturday when, under what Ankara has called " Operation Olive Branch ", Turkish artillery and air strikes pounded YPG positions in Afrin.
  • Trump could live 200 years if…, says White House physician

    Trump could live 200 years if…, says White House physician

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    Dr Jackson said in a press conference on Tuesday that Mr Trump has "incredible genes" and if he had a healthier diet over past 20 years "he might live to be 200" . According to the official medical report , released by the White House on 16 January, President Trump stands at 75 inches (6ft 3in, 1.9m) and weighs 239lb (17st 1lb, 108kg).
  • A look back at other recent federal government shutdowns

    A look back at other recent federal government shutdowns

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    October 1 to 16, 2013: During this standoff, about 800,000 federal workers were furloughed, and more than a million more reported to work without knowing when they would be paid, according to media reports . It's possible customer service and various administrative duties might be impacted by furloughed employees, however. "In historical practice, federal employees who were furloughed under a shutdown generally have received their salaries retroactively as a result of legislation to that ...
  • Mulvaney, Ryan Say Reopen Government, Then Talk About DACA

    Mulvaney, Ryan Say Reopen Government, Then Talk About DACA

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    White House Budget Director said Sunday the difference between the 2013 and 2018 federal shutdowns is that President wanted it and President Trump didn't. "It always happens to be the top". "There's a long way, I think, towards getting a larger deal, which is why it's so important to go ahead and open the government now", Mulvaney said on CNN's " State of the Union " on Sunday.
  • We owe US president an apology for state of African countries

    We owe US president an apology for state of African countries

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    The White House medical team chose the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA ), which was designed as a rapid screening tool for mild cognitive dysfunction - a loss of memory and clear thinking ability that sometimes precedes dementia . The rogue White House adviser account suggested that Dr Jackson may have been pressured to change the numbers: "Ronny Jackson has been palpably afraid of Trump's "fury" for weeks now".
  • Multiple injured after Sydney train crash in Richmond

    Multiple injured after Sydney train crash in Richmond

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    Most of the injuries were cuts and bruises but at least two people have more severe injuries. Paramedics treated multiple people at the scene while two may have been flown to Westmead Hospital. "It just came straight into the end of the barrier and I just watched everyone in the windows of the train just fly like Superman". The train involved was a new Waratah train but Mr Collins said nothing indicates the other Waratahs needed to be halted for now.
  • Ukip leader Henry Bolton hit by a unanimous vote of no confidence

    Ukip leader Henry Bolton hit by a unanimous vote of no confidence

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    Under-fire Ukip leader Henry Bolton has accused plotters within his own party of staging an "organised coup" in response to the royal racism scandal surrounding his 25-year-old ex-lover. Mr Bolton has been under intense pressure to quit after his now former partner Jo Marney was revealed to have made highly offensive comments about Meghan Markle and black people.
  • Trump campaign releases ad tying Democrats to murders by illegal immigrants

    Trump campaign releases ad tying Democrats to murders by illegal immigrants

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    The ad, titled "Complicit", features illegal immigrant Luis Bracamontes, who is now on trial for murder and has repeatedly admitted to killing two deputies in the Sacramento, California, area in October 2014. The ad was released after Senate Democrats opposed a short-term spending bill to keep the government from shutting down. At issue is the fate of hundreds of thousands of young unauthorized immigrants known as "Dreamers" protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ...