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MOSCOW (AP) - A plague of locusts could destroy the fields in World Cup stadiums this year, the Russian government said Wednesday. Swarms of locusts could ruin the world Cup in Russian Federation by attacking pitches. Football fields are green. "What if they fly to the places where football is played?" Chekmaryov name checked the Volgograd region as a particular worry, which is where England play one of their group games against Tunisia.
  • Taiwan ranks No. 33 on Global Democracy Index

    Taiwan ranks No. 33 on Global Democracy Index

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    The title describing the 2017 index is "Free speech under attack". Neighbouring country India got 42nd position on the index, and Norway once again topped the rankings with an overall score of 9.87, followed by Iceland and Sweden. Just as Donald Trump delivered his first State of the Union address on Tuesday night - in which he claimed that we had entered a "new moment for America" - a consortium of prominent analysts and economists studying democracies around the world ranked the United ...
  • Name of Sydney's controversial Ferry McFerryface scrapped

    Name of Sydney's controversial Ferry McFerryface scrapped

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    The winning entry was a ferry named after Clean Up Australia founder and veteran sailor Ian Kiernan with 2,025 votes, while Ferry McFerryFace only received 182 votes. Before the competition was launched, Transport for NSW drew up a briefing for Mr Constance that proposed "mitigating the risk of satirical naming campaigns" and avoiding "the highly publicised mishaps in the naming of ships in other jurisdictions".
  • Parents of slain Brentwood teens hope to raise awareness at SOTU

    Parents of slain Brentwood teens hope to raise awareness at SOTU

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    In a moment of perfectly conceived political rhetoric, president Donald Trump brought two sets of bereaved parents to tears by recalling the murder of their teenage daughters. That suggests that at least some of the MS-13 members Trump is referring to weren't actually in the U.S when they were arrested, and aren't now in US prisons.
  • Gov. issues 'Stand for the Flag Super Bowl Sunday' proclamation

    Gov. issues 'Stand for the Flag Super Bowl Sunday' proclamation

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    The GOP governor issued an official proclamation titled "Stand for the Flag Super Bowl Sunday" to recognize and honor the sacrifices of those who served, the Post and Courier reported . What, you thought just because the NFL season is nearly over that the controversy over National Anthem protests was dying down as well? Several high-profile cases of police using lethal force against minority suspects preceded Kaepernick's stance.
  • Realogy Holdings Corp (RLGY) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts

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    About 609,509 shares traded. Now focusing our attention on earnings data, we were able to identify that EPS consensus estimate for Envision Healthcare Corporation (NYSE:EVHC) for the current quarter stands at $0.44. Realogy Holdings Corp. (RLGY) has ATR reading of 0.50. Through this figure traders can analyze that RLGY show whether or not a stock now most active and standing in buying side or sell side.
  • Trump Asked Rosenstein Whether He Was On His 'Team'

    Trump Asked Rosenstein Whether He Was On His 'Team'

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    Rosenstein appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller in May to launch an investigation into the possibility of collusion between the Trump administration and Russian Federation to undermine the presidential election in 2016. According to earlier reports , Trump has considered firing Rosenstein in recent weeks. The question came right before Rosenstein was set to testify in front of the House Judiciary Committee.