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PM Modi files nomination papers in India's general election

5 minutes ago   |   National Post

VARANASI, India - Prime Minister Narendra Modi filed nomination papers Friday in a Hindu holy city, hoping to hold onto the seat for a second time in India's general elections.
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SAS pilots in Scandinavia strike; 673 flights cancelled

5 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

COPENHAGEN - Pilots for Scandinavian Airlines on Friday launched an open-ended strike following the collapse of pay negotiations, forcing the company to cancel virtually all...
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Don't make election about immigration, corporate Canada tells political leaders

5 minutes ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - Big business leaders worried about Canada's aging demographics have been urging political parties to avoid inflaming the immigration debate ahead of this fall's...
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Deutsche Bank lowers outlook as revenues disappoint

5 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

BERLIN - Deutsche Bank said Friday its net income profit rose 67 per cent in the first quarter, though revenue dropped 9 per cent as proceeds from trading declined sharply. The...
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Glencore shares slump as U.S. probes 'corrupt practices'

29 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Glencore shares plunged the most in nearly four months on Friday after news overnight that U.S. regulators were investigating whether the miner broke some rules through...
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Real Madrid Have Rejected €180M Offer for Marco Asensio, Says Agent

29 minutes ago   |   Bleacher Report

Real Madrid have turned down offers as high as €180 million for Marco Asensio, according to the player's agent...
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Despite big plans, N. Korea's trains still go almost nowhere

57 minutes ago   |   National Post

TOKYO - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's decision to take a train to his summit with President Vladimir Putin in Russia's far east hints at the potential of a much bigger...
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Paul Ince Says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Must 'Get Over' Sir Alex Ferguson

1 hour ago   |   Bleacher Report

Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Ince has said he is fed up of nostalgia being used as a reference point by the club's current manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer...
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Raheem Sterling Wins Integrity and Impact Award for Racism Action

1 hour ago   |   Bleacher Report

Raheem Sterling's ongoing role as an advocate against racism was recognised on Thursday as he was awarded the Integrity and Impact Award at the BT Sport Industry Awards...
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Does Congressman Zeldin Condone Partisan Use of Hacked Material?

1 hour ago   |   DCCC

Mueller Report outlined how Russian Intelligence hacked, stole & released material that Washington Republicans turned around and used in past elections DCCC Chairwoman Bustos...
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NFL Draft 2019: Baker Mayfield reacts to Cardinals selecting Kyler Murray...

NFL Draft 2019: Baker Mayfield reacts to Cardinals selecting Kyler Murray with No. 1 pick

“BACK TO BACK!!!!!” Mayfield wrote on Twitter. “CONGRATS K1!!!! Well deserved my brotha!!!” Read more ...

Sri Lanka says Easter Sunday bombings leader died in hotel attack

Sri Lanka says Easter Sunday bombings leader died in hotel attack

The suspected leader of a group that carried out Easter Sunday bombings that killed at least 250 people also died in the attacks, officials said. Read more ...

Murray taken 1st in NFL draft, followed by Bosa and Williams

Murray taken 1st in NFL draft, followed by Bosa and Williams

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Defying NFL custom and at least temporarily creating a quarterback quandary, the Arizona Cardinals led off the NFL draft Thursday night by selecting Oklahoma... Read more ...

Coyle scores 2, leads Bruins to 3-2 OT win over Columbus

Coyle scores 2, leads Bruins to 3-2 OT win over Columbus

Game 2 is Saturday night in Boston before the best-of-seven series moves to Columbus for Games 3 and 4. Read more ...

Dwayne Haskins laughs at Giants' NFL draft pick before Redskins pounce

Dwayne Haskins laughs at Giants' NFL draft pick before Redskins pounce

It's clear Dwayne Haskins will be looking forward to facing the Giants twice a season. The Ohio State quarterback, selected by the Redskins with the No. 15 in Thursday night's... Read more ...

NFL draft: Plinko knew Quinnen Williams was going to be picked by Jets

NFL draft: Plinko knew Quinnen Williams was going to be picked by Jets

How about this for karma? New Jet Quinnen Williams played a pre-NFL draft game of Plinko - the famous game on the “Price is Right” - and his chip landed on the Gang Green spot... Read more ...

Giants shock NFL draft by going Daniel Jones with No. 6 pick

Giants shock NFL draft by going Daniel Jones with No. 6 pick

The Giants got their quarterback, just not the one everyone expected - at least with the sixth pick. GM Dave Gettleman passed on a number of pass-rushers and Ohio State star... Read more ...

NFL Draft 2019: Nick Bosa 'excited to go kick butt' with 49ers

NFL Draft 2019: Nick Bosa 'excited to go kick butt' with 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers coveted Nick Bosa and he is relishing getting on the field for his new team. Read more ...

Andrew ‘AJ' Freund forced to stay in cold shower, viciously beat to death...

Andrew ‘AJ' Freund forced to stay in cold shower, viciously beat to death: officials

The Illinois parents accused of killing their 5-year-old son forced him to stay in a cold shower and viciously beat him, according to court documents. Andrew Freund Sr., 60... Read more ...

Celtics legend John Havlicek dies at age 79

Celtics legend John Havlicek dies at age 79

Celtics legend John Havlicek has died the age of 79, the team announced Thursday night. The eight-time NBA champion and an NBA finals MVP lost his long battle with Parkinson's... Read more ...