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Obama lying, Christie vying for 2016, new polls say

Fox News - April 18, 2014 - 1:24pm

A new Fox News poll, and a new number's making news. It's 61. As in, 61 percent of respondents say the president lies about significant issues “most” or “some” of the time. And guess what Republicans have to say about that? It begins with "broken" and ends with "promises."

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Robson out of French Open & Wimbledon

BBC News - 45 min 28 sec ago
Britain's Laura Robson confirms she will miss the French Open and Wimbledon after having minor wrist surgery.
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Kerry confirms report that Jews in Ukrainian city told to register

Fox News - 58 min 14 sec ago

Secretary of State John Kerry confirmed Thursday a report that Jews in one restive Ukrainian city were sent notices telling them to register, a development he called "grotesque."

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Deal struck to calm Ukraine crisis

BBC News - 1 hour 17 min ago
Russia, the US and the European Union say that all sides have agreed to steps to "de-escalate" the crisis in Ukraine at talks in Geneva.
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Abu Hamza 'used cover of religion'

BBC News - 1 hour 47 min ago
A radical cleric extradited from the UK "used the cover of religion" to hide his part in a global terror campaign, a prosecutor in New York says.
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Weather blights S Korea ferry search

BBC News - 2 hours 1 min ago
Bad weather, murky water and strong currents are hampering the search for about 280 people missing after a South Korean ferry sank.
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Pensioners could get death estimate

BBC News - 2 hours 3 min ago
Retirees could be told how long they are likely to live after stopping work, says pensions minister Steve Webb.
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Parents seek Nigeria kidnap girls

BBC News - 2 hours 34 min ago
The parents of some of the girls abducted from their school in north-east Nigeria head into the forests in a dangerous search for their daughters.
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US sending helmets, other non-lethal military aid to Ukraine

Fox News - 2 hours 52 min ago

The U.S. is sending helmets, sleeping bags and generators to support the Ukrainian military -- but stopped short of approving other items the interim government reportedly says it needs to stand up to the might of Moscow, saber-rattling on its doorstep.

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Fresh Syria gas attack alleged

BBC News - 2 hours 54 min ago
Activists in Syria have published what they say is evidence of a chlorine gas attack by government forces - the fourth, they say, this month.
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Rob Ford to launch re-election bid

BBC News - 3 hours 6 min ago
Embattled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is set to kick off his re-election campaign at an event his brother has called "history in the making".
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GOP steps up demand for documents on White House role in botched health care rollout

Fox News - 3 hours 7 min ago

Republican Rep. Darrell Issa is ratcheting up pressure on President Obama's top aides to turn over more documents revealing the extent of the White House's direct involvement in the botched rollout of the health insurance exchanges, according to a letter to White House Counsel Kathryn Ruemmler obtained exclusively by Fox News.

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Pistorius trial: Unresolved questions

BBC News - 3 hours 10 min ago
Key questions the Pistorius defence needs to answer
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Weak start for Weibo US share sale

BBC News - 3 hours 19 min ago
China's largest Twitter-like service, Weibo, has a lukewarm reception on the first day of its listing on the US stock market.
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VIDEO: Royals visit bush fire-ravaged town

BBC News - 3 hours 43 min ago
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have visited an area of the Blue Mountains in Australia devastated by bush-fires six months ago.
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Pistorius forensic tests challenged

BBC News - 3 hours 43 min ago
The tests carried out by a forensic expert for Oscar Pistorius' murder trial are rigorously challenged by the state prosecutor in South Africa.
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Rosberg plans Hamilton Bahrain talk

BBC News - 3 hours 46 min ago
Nico Rosberg is to discuss with Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton his concern their fight for victory in Bahrain went too far.
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US banking giants see mixed results

BBC News - 3 hours 59 min ago
US banking giant Goldman Sachs reports a drop in net earnings while Morgan Stanley sees profits jump.
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Anglo Irish bank pair found guilty

BBC News - 4 hours 1 min ago
Two former Anglo Irish bank chiefs have been found guilty of making loans designed to illegally prop up the bank's share price.
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Portland to empty city reservoir

BBC News - 4 hours 18 min ago
The city of Portland, Oregon, is dumping 38m gallons (143m litres) of reservoir water after a teenager was caught urinating into the water supply.
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