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March 5, 2018 5:19 PM UK does not plan to produce rival Brexit legal text

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain does not plan to produce its own draft version of a legal text setting out some of the arrangements around Brexit before a meeting later this month of European Union leaders, finance minister Philip Hammond said on Monday. Hammond, speaking to a parliament committee examining the government’s approach to Brexit, also said the Irish 47

March 5, 2018 9:00 AM Colin Kaepernick: U.S. Military Official Cautioned Ravens On Signing QB

At least one high-ranking U.S. military official counseled the Baltimore Ravens about signing Colin Kaepernick ... and made it very clear he is NOT a fan of the QB. TMZ Sports has learned ... when Ravens head coach John Harbaugh was considering signing Kaepernick to the team before the 2017 NFL season, he sought advice from some trusted friends 114

March 5, 2018 5:01 AM New York Official Who Championed Education to Join Charter School Network

Deputy Mayor Richard Buery will be policy and public affairs chief at KIPP Richard Buery, a New York City deputy mayor who tried to build bridges between the district and charter schools, will leave to take a senior post this month at KIPP, a national charter-school network. Mr. Buery will be chief of policy and public affairs. He will be responsible 70

March 4, 2018 3:34 PM Cyborg Parties with Championship Belt After Destroying Kunitskaya at UFC 222

Chris "Cyborg" Justino brought her hardware to the post-UFC party Saturday night in Vegas, after annihilating her opponent in quick fashion. Cyborg clutched her belt at the Foundation Room at Mandalay Bay -- the official UFC after-party. She hardly broke a sweat in destroying Yawna Kunitskaya in the octagon. Her TKO in round 1 brought her string of victories 186

March 3, 2018 6:59 PM Man dead after shooting himself outside White House, authorities confirm

President Trump was in Florida at the time Secret Service says a man shot himself near White House North Lawn. Authorities said a man who shot himself outside the White House Saturday has died. The Secret Service announced that "a white male who suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head along the north White House fence line" has died. The Secret 112

March 3, 2018 12:41 AM How to watch the Oscars; what time coverage starts

The 90th Oscars will air live this Sunday, March 4, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on ABC, and leading up to the big event, the network will broadcast a full day of Oscars-related programming. Coverage begins at 1 p.m. ET with a three-hour special, "Countdown to the Oscars, Live!," hosted by ABC News' Chris Connelly and Paula Faris. At 4:30 p.m. ET, ABC News and "Good 132

March 2, 2018 1:04 PM Germany says 'acute threat' of hack averted after detection

Germany says 'acute threat' of hack averted after detection A German security official says the immediate threat posed by a cyberattack on the government's secure computer network was averted soon after it was detected. Following a report by news agency dpa on Wednesday, the government acknowledged its network had been infiltrated but downplayed the possible 75

March 1, 2018 11:34 PM Ex-NYPD Official Pleads Guilty in Corruption Probe

Indictment accused former Deputy Chief Michael Harrington of accepting bribes from two businessmen A former high-ranking New York Police Department official pleaded guilty Thursday to misusing police resources in what federal prosecutors called a bribery scheme. A 2016 indictment accused former Deputy Chief Michael Harrington and another NYPD official 41

March 1, 2018 10:06 AM Vatican magazine denounces nuns' servitude

VATICAN CITY – A Vatican magazine is denouncing how nuns are often treated like indentured servants by cardinals and bishops, for whom they cook and clean for next to no pay. The March edition of "Women Church World," the monthly women's magazine of the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano, hit newsstands Thursday. Its expose on the underpaid labor 46

March 1, 2018 5:14 AM Philippines says any South China Sea energy deal must be with Chinese company, not government

MANILA (Reuters) - Any potential deals between Manila and Beijing on energy exploration in the South China Sea should be agreed with a company and not the Chinese government, a senior Philippine official said on Thursday. China claims most of the South China Sea, a key trade route and home to areas that are believed to hold large quantities of oil and natural 73