• Rangers host Celtic in biggest Old Firm in six years

    Rangers host Celtic in biggest Old Firm in six years

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    Buoyed by six straight victories in the league and Scottish Cup, the interim Ibrox boss says his team's progress can be gauged by the fact no-one has tipped Celtic to win by a large scoreline. It's really special and I would be delighted to get one on Sunday. Scott Brown says Rangers' talk in the press this week has Celtic fired up. Morelos failed to convert clear-cut chances in both meetings this season, but hopefully that won't be the case this time around and the Colombian will ...
  • Cruz not anxious about the Democratic "blue wave"

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    But despite Beto O'Rourke's uphill battle to seize Cruz's Senate seat, he has energized Democratic voters for the first time in more than a decade, signaling a tight race come November. O'Rourke did allow one jab at Cruz, noting that Texans have a choice in November between a challenger who has been holding town halls throughout the state for almost a year and an incumbent who spent a chunk of his first term running for president.
  • Six Nations: Ireland win 2018 title after England's defeat to France

    Six Nations: Ireland win 2018 title after England's defeat to France

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    Ireland can't let itself be affected by possible distractions as it did a year ago when it lost to Scotland , captain Rory Best said on Friday. Ireland piled maximum pressure on England ahead of the defending Six Nations champions' clash with France by collecting a bonus point in their 28-8 victory over Scotland .
  • U.S. bars govt workers from Mexican resort of Playa del Carmen

    U.S. bars govt workers from Mexican resort of Playa del Carmen

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    The state department is warning people about the dangers of traveling to a popular tourist town in Mexico. Now the department says their information about a security threat is changing. The explosion took place while passengers were disembarking the ferry. Two more explosive devices were found attached to another ferry in Cozumel this week.
  • Tillerson says Kenya should not stifle media, threaten courts

    Tillerson says Kenya should not stifle media, threaten courts

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    According to the top U.S. diplomat, Chinese investments "do not bring significant job creation locally". "African countries should carefully consider terms of investments [by China] in Africa", he said. He said US welcomed Chinese participation, but hoped they would follow worldwide rules, global norms, and respect the sovereignty of countries. Chinese investment in the continent significantly outweighs USA investment.
  • India, France sign deals worth $16 billion, key focus on energy

    India, France sign deals worth $16 billion, key focus on energy

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    He said that the pact on reciprocal logistic support between the armed forces was a "golden step" in defence relations. The joint vision says that "developing technologies for human exploration of the universe, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and French National Space Agency (CNES) would jointly develop capabilities and critical technologies addressing for radiation shielding solutions; personnel hygiene and waste management system; and design of man-in-loop simulators for human ...
  • Palestinian man killed in clashes with Israeli soldiers in West Bank: medics

    Palestinian man killed in clashes with Israeli soldiers in West Bank: medics

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    The funeral cemetery took place at the Al-Sheikh neighborhood in the center of Hebron. Dozens of Palestinians protested throughout the West Bank on Friday including in the cities of Hebron, Nablus, Ramllah and in Kfar Kadum. "We can not stop the tens of thousands of residents who will go north, south and east to protest against the siege imposed upon Gaza", he said, according to reports in Israeli media.
  • California officer killed, another injured amid barricaded gunman situation

    California officer killed, another injured amid barricaded gunman situation

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    The two officers followed the man into the building and tried to make contact, Sheriff's Capt. Christopher Bergner told reporters during a press briefing Saturday morning. After the shooting, photos and video surfaced on local media showed officers doing CPR for someone lying in the street. Pomona is about 30 miles (48 kilometers) east of Los Angeles in Los Angeles County.
  • Miami nightclub closed after venue allows horse on the dancefloor

    Miami nightclub closed after venue allows horse on the dancefloor

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    Miami Beach Police posted the video a href=" https://twitter.com/MiamiBeachPD" on their Twitter /a feed in hopes of gathering more information from witnesses. Another wrote: "It's upsetting to see this attractive soul being treated so inhumanly". Horses can be easily startled by loud noises, which would obviously be present in a packed south Florida nightclub.
  • Joe Hart to return for West Ham in boost to World Cup…

    Joe Hart to return for West Ham in boost to World Cup…

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    In goal Moyes picks Joe Hart, with Adrian dropping to the bench, while Angelo Ogbonna and James Collins are the central defensive pairing. Chris Wood made the difference for Burnley , with the striker scoring two and assisting one in a 3-0 win over West Ham .