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All Blacks draw Springboks in 2019 Rugby World Cup pool

Pundits are calling it a dream draw for the Wallabies at the 2019 Rugby World Cup, but coach Michael Cheika has warned against complacency in their Japan campaign. 2003 RWC Champions England was drawn with France, Argentina, America 1 and Oceania 2 qualifiers in Pool C. Twelve teams of an eventual 20 learned their fate at a glitzy draw ceremony in Kyoto, Japan's ancient capital, more than two years before the tournament starts. Consulte Mais Informação

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White House: Presidential Nominations 'Well on Pace' With Previous Administrations

Gorsuch in his biggest push yet to reshape the federal courts. If confirmed , Joan L. Larsen of MI will serve as a Circuit Judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. He even released a list of potential candidates for the Supreme Court, which Malcolm and the Heritage Foundation had a hand in crafting. "We can assume the Trump administration is going to continue to nominate judges, especially for courts of appeals, who have fairly strong conservative credentials", ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Somalia leader wants arms embargo lifted to fight al-Shabab

Somalia leader wants arms embargo lifted to fight al-Shabab

Somali President Farmajo said he believed al-Shabab could be defeated in "the next few years" but called for a lifting of the U.N. Security Council arms embargo on Somalia. "Here in London we can tip the scales from danger to safety". The AU force will begin withdrawing in 2018, and the head of the U.S. Africa Command, Commander General Thomas Waldhauser, has said that if it leaves before Somalia's security forces are capable, "large portions of Somalia are at risk of returning to al-Shabab ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump, Lavrov Meet at White House

Trump and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met in private, though both sides cast the session as a sign of ties having improved since the USA leader's assessment of them last month as at an "all-time low". Official state photographers were allowed in to take photos , which show Mr Trump welcoming both Mr Lavrov and Russian Ambassador Sergei Kislyak to the White House. Consulte Mais Informação

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Indian-American comedian mocks Trump at WHCD show

Indian-American comedian mocks Trump at WHCD show

Declaring himself "thrilled" to be far from "the Washington swamp" and the "very boring" White House Correspond-ents' Dinner, which he skipped , Mr Trump sneered at "fake news" CNN and the "failing" New York Times . '[But] you pretend to be [real journalists], ruining their reputation, at least among people too stupid to tell the difference. Remember, you guys are public enemy number one. Consulte Mais Informação

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Air Canada to launch own loyalty program

Air Canada to launch own loyalty program

The Montreal-based airline said Aeroplan members can continue to earn and redeem miles until June 29, 2020, which is when Air Canada's agreement with Aimia - which owns and runs Aeroplan - expires. That's in sharp contrast to Qantas's frequent-flyer business, which has been earmarked for sale at least twice, and is now delivering consistent growth and is being nurtured by chief executive officer Alan Joyce to deliver even more profits. Consulte Mais Informação

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GOP lawmaker: I didn't come to 'defend' Trump

Citing MacArthur's own public financial disclosures, he estimated that the congressman would save $37,000 on taxes if AHCA became law. The booing and jeering began as soon as the Pledge of Allegiance ended. You are the reason I stay up at night. "I have sympathy for your daughter, but you did not learn the lessons they were trying to teach you", Ginter went on. Consulte Mais Informação

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Snapchat CEO burns Facebook on earnings call

In its first fiscal quarter as a public company, Snap Inc. lost more than $2 billion. Net loss rose from $104.6 million to $2.2 billion, which is thought to have been because of costs associated with the March IPO. Snapchat has been facing massive competition from Facebook recently with the company owned Instagram introducing Instagram stories. As with Twitter, user and revenue growth are going to be important for Snap going forward. Consulte Mais Informação

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South Korean leader Moon discuss North Korea with China's Xi - Blue House

The call to Moon took place just a day after he took office and comes amid increased regional tensions over North Korea as well as the deployment of a USA missile-defense shield in South Korea. Moon's pick for National Intelligence Service chief is Suh Hoon, a longtime intelligence official Moon said would be the right man to push reforms at NIS, which has always been accused of meddling in domestic politics. Consulte Mais Informação

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