• Man learns wife is a kidney match for him from baseball card
Man learns wife is a kidney match for him from baseball card

It was a loaded pack, but Winfree had no idea that strategically placed among those cards was a card with his own likeness on it. But what was written on the back of the card reduced Steve to tears. "What the heck?" Winfree said, before his wife, Heather , asked what it was. "I feel very blessed that I'm going to have a second opportunity to t...

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  • Lukaku zet krabbel onder vijfjarig contract bij Man Utd
Lukaku zet krabbel onder vijfjarig contract bij Man Utd

Uw dagelijkse portie transfergeruchten! De Nederlander is kind aan huis op Old Trafford en haalde vorige zomer al Zlatan Ibrahimovic , Henrikh Mkhitaryan en Paul Pogba naar de club. De Brit lijkt hard op Lukaku , maar zwaarder in de fout kan je nauwelijks gaan als krant. "De volgende keer zullen we op onze hoede zijn", belooft The Herald .

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  • How? Madison Coe Texan teen dies after dropping cell-phone in bath
How? Madison Coe Texan teen dies after dropping cell-phone in bath

She was electrocuted and died early Sunday morning, according to KCBD . District officials released a statement, saying: "It is with heavy hearts that Frenship Independent School District mourns the loss of Madison Coe ". She was in the band, played. 'She was just sweet to everybody and everybody loved her '. Donna added that the acciden...

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  • EU Can 'Go Whistle' Over Money Demands For Brexit, UK's Johnson Says
EU Can 'Go Whistle' Over Money Demands For Brexit, UK's Johnson Says

Unconfirmed reports have claimed the final figure could be nearly twice that amount. Mr Johnson said the public wanted the Government to "get on and deliver a great Brexit" and dismissed claims from Labour former shadow foreign secretary Hilary Benn that there was division in the Conservative ranks over whether the United Kingdom could leave with...

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  • North Korea's missile technology might not be all that
North Korea's missile technology might not be all that

The Hwasong-14 missile is now estimated to have a range of 7,000-8,000km - enough to reach Alaska or Hawaii - aerospace engineer John Schilling wrote on the well-respected 38 North website, a monitoring project linked to Johns Hopkins university.

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  • China said to ban use of VPNs
China said to ban use of VPNs

It didn't elaborate on the notice. Chinese internet users had reacted negatively to initial reports of the ban in January. It wasn't clear if this was due to a technical glitch, or the apps being disabled. VPNs thus empower Chinese citizens with the ability to circumvent the country's firewall (also known as the Great Firewall of China ), w...

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  • PTI challenges ECP's jurisdiction in contempt of court case
PTI challenges ECP's jurisdiction in contempt of court case

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) can not initiate contempt of court proceedings against an individual as that right lies only with the Supreme Court and the High Courts, said Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief Imran Khan. Abbasi claimed that Imran was bound to declare the assets of Jemima before the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) in his...

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  • Trump and Abe discuss North Korea 'menace'
Trump and Abe discuss North Korea 'menace'

The White House on Saturday afternoon released a readout of the meeting, saying both leaders agreed that "the worldwide community must address North Korea's ballistic missile and nuclear programs quickly and decisively". relations we will see rising instability in East Asia, especially if Trump pokes the One-China issue" which covers relations with...

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  • China: Umbrella Rental Company Has Lost Most Umbrellas In 3 Months
China: Umbrella Rental Company Has Lost Most Umbrellas In 3 Months

Sharing E Umbrella , an umbrella-sharing company, announced that it lost nearly 300,000 umbrellas just weeks after launching its on-demand business in 11 cities across China , according to Shanghiist. Zhao said: 'I thought sharing bikes were done, sharing cars was done. "We were really impressed by the bike-sharing model", he said. "Umbrellas ar...

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  • CBEC issues clarification regarding GST for restaurants
CBEC issues clarification regarding GST for restaurants

If the GST rate on sanitary napkins were to be reduced from 12% to 5%, it will further accentuate the tax inversion and result in even higher accumulated ITC, with correspondingly higher finical costs on account of fund blockage and associated administrative cost of refunds, putting domestic manufacturers at even greater dis-advantage vis-à-vis imp...

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  • Gangnam Style is no longer the most viewed YouTube video ever
Gangnam Style is no longer the most viewed YouTube video ever

The South Korean track had been the site's most popular video for the last five years, forcing the company to rewrite its play counter after it exceeded the maximum possible views. The film clip for the track, which features Charlie Puth , serves as a tribute to the franchise's star Paul Walker , who tragically died in a auto accident in 2013.

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  • US Test Fires THAAD Missile Defense System, Hitting 14 Out of 14
US Test Fires THAAD Missile Defense System, Hitting 14 Out of 14

US missile defense capabilities were demonstrated today in a first of a kind intercept of an Intermediate-Range Ballistic Missile (IRBM) target by the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ) system. The U.S. had begun installing a THAAD battery in South Korea earlier this year, but the South Korean government suspended its deployment ...

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  • Islamic State gunmen say its leader is dead
Islamic State gunmen say its leader is dead

According to the Iraqi news agency al-Sumaria News, ISIS circulated a brief statement through its media in the (IS-held) town of Tal Afar in the west of Mosul, confirming the killing of its leader al-Baghdadi without giving further details.

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  • Woman charged with animal cruelty for leaving dog in hot vehicle
Woman charged with animal cruelty for leaving dog in hot vehicle

The Orlando Sentinel reports 65-year-old Gloria J. Daniels was arrested Sunday and charged with animal cruelty. Daniels later told police she was in the hospital for an hour, but an animal control officer said it was about three hours. Blumberg left the dog in the vehicle, which was not running, for 30 minutes, according to the statement. Blu...

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  • Ofcom to introduce cap on mobile spectrum control ahead of airwaves auction
Ofcom to introduce cap on mobile spectrum control ahead of airwaves auction

Ofcom will introduce a cap on the amount of mobile spectrum any network can control ahead of an auction of airwaves to support the expansion of 4G and 5G. With smartphones and tablets using even more data, people need a choice of fast and reliable mobile networks. He said Three, which has previously threatened to take Ofcom to court over the issu...

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  • Israel's Labor elects Gabbay as party leader
Israel's Labor elects Gabbay as party leader

The next national election isn't scheduled until late 2019, but opinion polls indicate Labor could win just 10 to 15 seats in the 120-seat parliament, making it Israel's fourth- or even fifth-largest party. Jerusalem-born Gabbay, the son of immigrants from Morocco, does not have a seat in the current parliament and so in his victory speech he asked...

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  • Virat will be consulted on new coach, insists Ganguly
Virat will be consulted on new coach, insists Ganguly

Ganguly also explained how former West Indies cricketer Phil Simmons could not be interviewed for the high-profile role. The committee comprising VVS Laxman , Saurav Ganguly and Sachin Tendulkar had postponed the announcement after interviewing all of them.

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  • Globalstar, Inc. (GSAT) Trading 7.9% Higher on Insider Buying Activity
Globalstar, Inc. (GSAT) Trading 7.9% Higher on Insider Buying Activity

Globalstar, Inc. provides mobile satellite services (MSS), including voice and data communications services globally through satellite. Globalstar, Inc. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage invested in 0% or 5,138 shares. Moreover, Great West Life Assurance Co Can has 0% invested in Globalstar, Inc. (NYSEMKT:GSAT). Solus Alternative Asset Lp reported 3.00M shar...

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  • Iraqi army pushes to eliminate last IS pockets in Mosul
Iraqi army pushes to eliminate last IS pockets in Mosul

Maliki, who stills wields huge power through the Dawa Party and State of Law Coalition, also thanked the US-led global anti-ISIS coalition forces who "supported our military effort". Summary: "Talking to TOI on Monday, Gurpinder Kaur, sister of one of the abducted Indian youths Manjinder Singh, said, "This was the most-awaited message from our gove...

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  • Indian in United States pleads guilty to financing top al-Qaeda terrorist
Indian in United States pleads guilty to financing top al-Qaeda terrorist

Mohammad and three co-defendants were charged in 2015 with conspiring to funnel money to Anwar al Awlaki and a Yemen-based affiliate of al Qaeda to support of attacks on US forces. A year later, Yahya Farooq Mohammad was also charged with offering an undercover Federal Bureau of Investigation agent $15,000 to kidnap and kill US District Judg...

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