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Florida State takes down Florida Gulf Coast, 86-80

Florida State takes down Florida Gulf Coast, 86-80

That point was reemphasized in the locker room at half-time. "We just stand up and look at the ball. We always pulled each other together, and we talked to one another". This is no longer a real game, it is now a dunk contest. Here's how to watch Florida State-Florida Gulf Coast online. If the Gators were a team on a mission in the second half, Robinson was the mission leader. Read More

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OPEC increases global oil demand growth outlook by 500000 barrels per day

OPEC increases global oil demand growth outlook by 500000 barrels per day

Oil prices slipped on Thursday, as support from a weaker dollar was offset by US crude inventories near record high levels that again raised concerns whether OPEC-led output cuts were starting to drain a global glut. Brent for May settlement advanced as much as 84 cents, or 1.6 per cent, to US$52.65 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. EIA data show in the latest week, USA output hit a 13-month high at 9.1 million barrels a day. Read More

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Missouri Tigers Hire Cuonzo Martin as Head Basketball Coach

Martin, who wasn't exceptionally popular among the Tennessee fan base, departed to take the Cal job in 2014, where he coached them to a 62-39 record over three seasons (notice a pattern here?). Martin has been viewed as a candidate for the vacancies at IL and Missouri. Martin's squads also posted high marks in the classroom as well, recording a ideal single-year April score of 1000 in 2014-15 and demonstrating the highest overall increase in grade point average, from 2.60 to 2.84 in 2015-16. Read More

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Trump Middle East Advisor Talks Peace with Leadership in Israel

Trump Middle East Advisor Talks Peace with Leadership in Israel

While addressing the pro-Israel lobbying group AIPAC during the presidential race previous year, Trump observed that "it's really the parties that must negotiate a resolution themselves", rather than have one imposed by third parties. The U.S. issued similarly worded statements after a meeting with Netanyahu on Monday and Abbas on Tuesday. Greenblatt also met with a number of other Palestinian groups on Tuesday, including a group of entrepreneurs, students in Bethlehem, PA security ... Read More

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'Carlos the Jackal' on trial for 1974 Paris grenade bombing

'Carlos the Jackal' on trial for 1974 Paris grenade bombing

In the interview, Carlos allegedly said he had attacked the Drugstore Publicis to put pressure on authorities to release a Japanese activist arrested in France two months earlier. "Their wounds have never healed", Holleaux said. "What exactly is the point of having a trial so long after the events?" she asked. At the time of the Paris attack, Ramirez Sanchez was 24-years-old and already had joined the organization Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP). Read More

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Over 40% of IS-Controlled Mosul Retaken, Iraq Says

Over 40% of IS-Controlled Mosul Retaken, Iraq Says

He said Iraqi forces controlled Souk al-Arbaa and al-Remah Square in Bab al-Toub, located around 300 meters from the Old Bridge, one of five bridges that connected west Mosul to its east. Numerous mass graves date back to ISIS's initial occupation of territory in Iraq near major cities like Tikrit, Sinjar, and Mosul. Iraq's Joint Operations Command spokesman Brigadier General Yahya Rasool said ISIS resistance has "begun to weaken in a big way" but defeating the militant group "is not easy". Read More

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Syrian Kurdish forces confident they can capture IS 'capital'

Syrian Kurdish forces confident they can capture IS 'capital'

They have captured large areas from IS since then under the cover of airstrikes of the US -led coalition. Turkey has declared the YPG a terrorist organization and considers it to be linked to its own home-grown Kurdish insurgency. There are also concerns over which fighters will retake Raqqa in the future. For his part, Colonel Talal Silo, the spokesman of the SDF, told Xinhua in a recent interview that the SDF fighters have become in control of 30 percent of the territory in northern Syria ... Read More

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Jewish Community Center in Rochester receives another bomb threat

Jewish Community Center in Rochester receives another bomb threat

At the Greater Rochester JCC, police said about 300 people were inside when the threat was received via email, NBC reported. This is the fourth threat against the center in the last month. Cuomo decried the threats and echoed claims he made in the wake of previous threats that his state troopers would haul in the perps. Cuomo called the second such act against the center in less than a week "a despicable and cowardly act" of anti-Semitism on the Jewish holiday of Purim. Read More

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