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Martin O'Neill signs contract extension as Republic of Ireland team manager

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In the interim O'Neill was heavily linked with the Everton job before the Toffees appointed Sam Allardyce and met with Stoke with a view to replacing Mark Hughes earlier this month. "First of all, in terms of adhering to my agreement with John (Delaney), I wasn't any breaking rules for a start", said O'Neill. If an employee wants to leave an employer, you can't stop them. Read More »

Prosecutors plan to charge Marshall County High School shooter as an adult

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Michael Webb said . Everything related to the case is to be considered part of the investigation, said Darnell, and remains confidential. Second, I would like to thank our staff, our administration, our students. A 15-year-old male student has been arrested in the shooting, which killed two classmates. The two counts of murder have been charged. But given budget constraints, there are only 230 of them in roughly half of Kentucky's counties, according to the Kentucky Center for School ... Read More »

Come to India, invest in India said PM Modi at WEF

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More than 90% of the FDI approvals have been put on the automatic approval route. Some commentators watching the speech were quick to point out the disparity between what Modi said at Davos and his actions in India . In 2014 after 30 years, the 600 crore Indians provided a complete majority to any political party to form govt at the center. As the two largest developing countries and as two close neighbours, of course we hope that we can maintain steady development of bilateral relations. Read More »

India's obsession with cheery Good Morning messages is filling up the internet

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Pinterest added a new section to display images with quotes. Each morning, hundreds of millions of people share "good morning" images with their friends and family members on WhatsApp, a free calling and messaging app. Even Prime Minister Narendra Modi had reportedly expressed displeasure at one of his colleagues for not replying to his "good morning" messages on the Narendra Modi app. Read More »

'Will See You Soon': Justin Trudeau tells PM Modi during Davos meeting

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Modi's message came after Trump's signing off on the new tariffs on imported solar-energy components and large washing machines in a move he hopes will help USA manufacturers. version of the Trans-Pacific Partnership ( TPP ). "Thank you PM @narendramodi for the meeting today - we'll see you in India very soon", Mr Trudeau tweeted. Read More »

Govt to infuse over Rs 88000 crore in 20 public banks

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Giving presentation on banking reforms, Secretary Department of Financial Services, Rajeev Kumar said, repositioning PSBs will lead the growth and serve people responsibly and responsively. "Now the government's job is to create an institutional mechanism to ensure what happened in the past is not repeated", finance minister Arun Jaitley said while outlining the details of the cash infusion. Read More »

U.S. slaps new sanctions on North Korea over weapons program

But tensions have eased with North Korea agreeing to take part in the Winter Olympics in the South next month. The step authorizes the USA government to block any assets held by individuals or firms in America and prohibits United States nationals from dealing with those actors. Read More »

Mike Zimmer Talks Futures of Case Keenum, Teddy Bridgewater, Sam Bradford

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There was no hiding the hurt from the shellacking in Philadelphia, though, that left the Vikings again one victory short of reaching the Super Bowl . You may remember, Case and Kimberly's relationship was highlighted during All or Nothing: A Season with the Los Angeles Rams , which showed what happened to the LA Rams during the 2016 season. Read More »

Sir Elton John to retire from touring

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Announcing his retirement plans, the star said his "priorities have changed" as he and husband David Furnish care for their two sons, Elijah and Zachary . His announcement Wednesday was streamed in Los Angeles and London. He has already shown his signature flair in Las Vegas, where he is one of the biggest entertainment attractions. Read More »

Zimbabwe president: 'Transparent' elections before July

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Questioned whether he would allow observer missions from the likes of the European Union (EU) in, he answered: "If you have that criteria, why would you want to deny worldwide observers coming to our country? They even poisoned him", she said. Read More »

Trump to meet with CEOs in Davos forum

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Netanyahu had hoped to discuss the Iranian threat to Israel and the Iran nuclear deal . He clarified Israel's commitment to prevent this nuclearization and reiterated his opinion that it is necessary to deal with the flaws in the agreement. Read More »

Town manager in ME fired after anti-Muslim comments revealed

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The Jackman Select Board voted unanimously to fire Kawczynski on Tuesday, saying that it was in the town's "best interest". Beirich said he should have stepped down before having to be fired. Many social media users are calling for Kawczynski to quit or be fired. "When they hear this news [of Kawczynski's views], they're not going to want to come to Jackman to visit me", Guay said. Read More »

Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards reportedly stepping down

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Planned Parenthood's president Cecile Richards is allegedly stepping down from her role. . Richards was at the forefront of making Planned Parenthood a national force in politics and activism, bringing on celebrities to back the organization's initiatives and organizing rallies across the nation to bring women's issues to light. Read More »

Gold Coast woman charged with murder, torture after "complex" investigation

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A Queensland woman has been charged with murdering two of her adult children who were found dead years apart on the Gold Coast. Her son's body was found at an Upper Coomera home on July 18 a year ago, while the teenager daughter's body was found at a Maudsland home on September 4, 2012, where the accused was living at the time. Read More »

Henry Bolton refuses to resign as Ukip leader despite resignations

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Bolton's future as leader of the party has been in doubt since a near-unanimous vote of no confidence by the UKIP National Executive Committee on Sunday. It is about whether Ukip is fit for goal. If Bolton has the courage and the vision to introduce a new constitution, and shows that he can be a strong spokesman for Britain leaving the single market, taking back its fisheries and restoring pride in the United Kingdom, he may well surprise all of his critics too'. Read More »

Serena to make comeback in Fed Cup tie

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Williams won the 2017 Australian Open while nine weeks pregnant and had returned to the court on December 30 at the World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi, where she lost an exhibition match against Jelena Ostapenko, the 2017 French Open champion. Read More »

Partisan divide over Israel in the U.S. at historic level, poll finds

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However, the share of conservative and moderate Democrats who sympathize more with Israel has declined 18 percentage points since 2016 (from 53% to 35%). In November, a Democratic Jewish organization, named the Jewish Democratic Council of America, launched with a mission to reengage Democrats on the politics of Israel and to reclaim a supportive narrative. Read More »

Security increased after Las Vegas-like threat made about Orlando concert

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Authorities were notified of the threat Sunday after church members at a Unitarian Universalist Church in IN discovered a banner outside the church that said "Die..." A second banner found at the church referenced singer-songwriter Jackson Browne, echoing fliers distributed in the church's neighborhood last spring that also called out the singer-songwriter known for his progressive stances. Read More »

Kim Jong Un may use Olympics as stage for promoting 'achievements'

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Kumgang, 3) Discuss the possibility of using North Korean winter sports facilities, 4) Use Sokcho as a possible entry point to receive the North Korean cheer squad, and 5) Hold an Olympics-related "opening" event at Mt. The visit by 12 officials, set for Tuesday, will follow a North Korean team's two-day stay in South Korea, which ends on Monday. The developments came after Kim struck a conciliatory note on relations with South Korea in his New Year's address amid tensions over Pyongyang's ... Read More »

USA citizens among dead in Kabul hotel attack

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He said this while addressing a gathering of South Asian experts, academics, opinion makers, U.S. government officials and media representatives in Washington DC. The attackers were affiliated with the Pakistan-based Haqqani network, according to the Afghan Interior Ministry. The Taliban say five of its members met with Pakistani officials in the capital, Islamabad, to discuss ways of ending the war in neighboring Afghanistan. Read More »

Haqqani group terrorist, 2 others killed in United States drone strike in Pakistan

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Reports said the drone targeted a hideout of the Haqqani Network and those killed were associated with the terrorist outfit. The US embassy in Islamabad declined to comment. A top terrorist of the Haqqani network along with two others were killed on Wednesday when a USA drone struck a home near Pakistan's restive tribal Kurram agency bordering Afghanistan. Read More »

Jay Feely says Gisele asked him to convince Tom Brady to retire

Brady may have hid a concussion in 2016 and has battled various injuries throughout this season, though he still turned in another MVP-caliber year. But the 40-year-old knows how serious Gisele is about this. "If it was up to my wife, she would have me retire today". In a recent interview with the "Kirk and Callahan" radio show , Brady said his family asks him all of the time how long he plans to keep playing. Read More »

Arsenal agree huge package for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

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The 29-year-old comes to the Gunners on a three-and-a-half year deal in a swap deal for Alexis Sanchez who moves in the opposite direction to ManchesterUnited. "Confident or not confident, I don't know", said Wenger, according to Sky Sports . Cameron Carter-Vickers has been loaned by Tottenham to second-tier Ipswich, four days after the Premier League club recalled the American defender from what was to be a season-long loan to Sheffield United. Read More »

Quit government if you have guts: Opposition to Shiv Sena

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His elevation is also seen as the rise of the "new" Shiv Sena, one which is modern and is shedding its previous hard-line and militant image. In a resolution passed on Tuesday during Shiv Sena's executive meeting, the party declared it will contest all future elections in the state alone breaking its decades old electoral alliance with the BJP. Read More »

Indonesia, US Defence Ministers Meet To Boost Cooperation

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The North Natuna Sea is Indonesia's name for areas of the South China Sea with overlapping claims, and is located north of the country's Natuna Islands. This population could become vulnerable to terrorist ideologies if they felt that no country would accept them, Ryamizard said. An aide noted that Indonesia was also considering purchasing Lockheed Martin Corp's F-16 fighter jets, in a deal that could be worth billions. Read More »

Possible man in pipe shuts down El Dorado water treatment plant

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The missing man, identified as Tory Robert Mayes of Pollock Pines, hasn't been located, and recovery efforts are now underway, sheriff's officials said. Pipe flow was slowed and a conservation advisory was put in place as dive teams and first responders searched for Mayes. Irrigation officials were forced to lower water flows and issue a warning to residents: don't use water unless it's absolutely necessary. Read More »

Forget Status Yellow, tonight's wind warning has been upgraded to Orange

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Southwest strong winds will continue, coupled with heavy downpours which may turn to hail and thunder overnight. A Status Orange weather warning goes live in Kildare tonight. The forecaster says southwest winds are expected to reach mean speeds of between 55 and 65 km/hr, gusting to 110 km/hr at times on Tuesday night. "Winds will be strongest in Western and Northwestern counties and along the Southeast coast, and may briefly exceed these values". Read More »

Intel tells users not to install its Spectre / Meltdown fix

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The patches tried to tackle flaws called Meltdown and Spectre that, if exploited, could expose important data. There was (and still is) the potential for your laptop to operate more slowly. After it acknowledged two weeks ago that its initial fix for the Meltdown and Spectre flaws was itself flawed for users of older systems, Intel said Monday it has identified the "root cause" behind the problematic patches and will roll out updated patches later this week. Read More »

RCA Celebrates School Choice Week

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The panel will feature Matthew Ladner, Ph.D. Jason Bedrick , the Director of Policy for EdChoice; and Lisa Snell , who directs Reason's Education and Child Welfare research program. Nationwide, 32,240 events and activities are being organized to raise awareness during National School Choice Week (Jan. 21-27, 2018), and almost 7 million Americans are expected to participate. Read More »

Trump May Increase US Forces in Afghanistan to almost 15000

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The A-10s in the squadron came from the 303rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron at Whiteman Air Force Base , Mo. "With the arrival of new air assets and the growing capabilities of Afghan pilots, the Taliban will have a constant eye towards the sky as an integrated unified fight is aimed directly to them". Read More »