John Bogle, millionaire & Warren Buffet's 'hero', who paved way for low-fee investing, dies at 89

Vanguard Group founder John Bogle has died at the age of 89, his family has confirmed. Bogle is known as a pioneer of low-cost index funds, whose visionary ideas have enabled ordinary Americans to save money through investment. | Continue reading


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Fake Washington Post copies announcing Trump's resignation handed out in Washington, DC

Taking the art of fake news to new heights, a non-profit has circulated mock Washington Post issues near White House, telling readers that President Donald Trump fled the office to Crimea on the back of women-led protests. | Continue reading


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Georgia man arrested in White House attack plot after trading car for explosives

Federal agents have arrested a Georgia man who is accused of planning to use explosives and an anti-tank rocket to attack the White House, the Statue of Liberty, and other iconic targets following a months-long FBI sting. | Continue reading


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No SOTU till government reopens: Pelosi threatens to deplatform Trump

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is demanding President Donald Trump postpone his State of the Union address until after the government reopens, threatening to use her little-known power of invitation to deplatform the president. | Continue reading


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Phrasing! Ocasio-Cortez says she wants to ‘run train’ on progressive agenda

Boasting how she already defeated the Republicans after less than a week in office, newly minted Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-New York) used a phrase for group sex to describe the Democrats’ plans until 2020. | Continue reading


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Google caught censoring search results on abortions, Maxine Waters & more – report

Internal discussions from Google indicate that the search giant is “manually” curating blacklists of search terms – including Rep. Maxine Waters, anti-gun activist David Hogg, and abortion – on YouTube and other services. | Continue reading


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Anti-Brexit group expertly trolls politicians by simply posting past TWEETS on huge billboards

Politicians often find themselves hoping voters will forget their past promises, but one pro-remain group has decided to remind the public of some of the UK officials' most embarrassing Brexit-related pronouncements. | Continue reading


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WATCH LIVE: Theresa May's statement following Brexit crisis talks with parliamentary leaders

British PM Theresa May is speaking from Downing Street after a first round of talks with the leaders of parliamentary opposition. It follows her narrowly surviving a vote of no-confidence over the Brexit deal. | Continue reading


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Greek PM Tsipras survives no-confidence vote over Macedonia

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Irish diplomats visited US Marine accused of spying in Russia

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‘When did the Democratic party become neocons?’– Tucker Carlson

After the mainstream media and establishment Democrats piled on President Trump for even considering pulling the US out of NATO, Fox News host Tucker Carlson asked when the doves became cheerleaders for war. | Continue reading


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CR-Heaven: Cristiano Ronaldo the matchwinner as Juventus defeat Milan to win Supercoppa Italiana

Cristiano Ronaldo put his off-field controversies behind him as he scored the only goal of the game to lead Juventus to victory against AC Milan in the Supercoppa Italiana on Wednesday night in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. | Continue reading


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Theresa May invites Jeremy Corbyn to No. 10 for crisis talks on Brexit (WATCH LIVE)

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Theresa May's government survives no-confidence vote (WATCH LIVE)

The UK government led by Theresa May, has survived to fight another day, after winning a no confidence vote, tabled by Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party, following parliament rejecting the PM's Brexit deal, earlier on Tuesday evening. | Continue reading


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MMA fighter destroys bank branch in Moscow, walks out to be arrested (VIDEO)

MMA athletes are not only known for being some of the most feared fighters among the variety of the martial artists, but sometimes, they can be dangerous for the society, or like in this case even for their environment. | Continue reading


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Bomb defusal game for kids pulled thanks to ‘I'm offended movement’, Twitter roast ensues

Twitter is exploding with mockery after a game which involves children aged “6 and up” ‘defusing’ a toy bomb got taken off the shelves at major retailers, following complaints by ‘offended’ parents. | Continue reading


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Erdogan on Manbij blast: ‘Trump should not halt withdrawal as it would mean ISIS wins’

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Stolen medals: Arsenal legend Nwankwo Kanu reveals torment after losing awards in apartment raid

Arsenal and Nigeria legend Nwankwo Kanu has reacted angrily after his medals were taken during a raid on his apartment in Lagos, Nigeria. | Continue reading


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US to begin INF Treaty withdrawal from February 2, Washington confirms

The US will begin its withdrawal from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia on February 1, Under Secretary of State for Arms Control Andrea Thompson has said. | Continue reading


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Australian Open day 3: Sharapova, Nadal, Federer remain in contention for Grand Slam title

The third day of the Australian Open championship didn’t bring any sensations or unpredictable results, with all the title contenders successfully breezing through to the third round. | Continue reading


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Moon river: Cool-looking ice disk forms in rare natural phenomenon (PHOTO,VIDEO)

A giant spinning ice disk spanning 298 feet (91 meters) has suddenly appeared on a river in Maine. The mesmerizing & rare natural phenomenon resembles the Moon and has grabbed the attention of people all over the world. | Continue reading


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Spiderman to the rescue? Brexit theory gains traction online as Britain left in political limbo

The poster and trailer for the new Spiderman film, ‘Far From Home,’ were released on Tuesday, the same day the House of Commons voted on the draft Brexit deal. Coincidence? Many online theorists think not. | Continue reading


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Former US marine Whelan charged with spying was caught ‘red-handed’ – Lavrov

Moscow didn’t nab American citizen Paul Whelan with plans to swap him for a Russian nationals being held overseas, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said. | Continue reading


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Trump attacks Pelosi & shutdown grinds on, but who’s actually getting paid?

President Trump attacked House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for taking a paycheck during a government shutdown. But Pelosi is not the only lawmaker bringing home the cash while furloughed workers scrimp and save. | Continue reading


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Brexit deal dead and markets couldn’t care less… Boom Bust asks why

Neither the British national currency, nor the financial markets seem to have reacted to the overwhelming rejection by UK parliament of Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit plan. | Continue reading


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Russian prosecutors claim corrupt official secretly owns record $150 million worth of property

The Russian general prosecutor’s office claimed that a Moscow region official, who is being investigated for embezzlement, is secretly a record-breaking multimillionaire. His attorneys claim the report is nothing but a smear. | Continue reading


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Oil markets could see deficit in 2019

The oil supply surplus is “starting to reverse,” according to a new report from Bank of America Merrill Lynch. | Continue reading


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‘Sub-Zero wins!’: Runner crosses marathon distance in Siberia at insane -60°C (VIDEO)

Moldovan athlete Dmitri Voloshin has set a unique record by becoming the first runner to cross a distance of 50km (31 miles) in the Sakha Republic (Yakutia), defying extremely low temperatures. | Continue reading


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Inspiring men's best or presuming their guilt? Gillette's 'toxic masculinity' ad sparks debate on RT

A new ad by razor company Gillette has sparked massive backlash – some saying it presents stereotypes about men that suggest they are evil by nature, while others claim it shows them how to change for the best. | Continue reading


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Exodus brewing: Saudi teen granted asylum in Canada calls on others to follow her example and flee

18-year-old Rahaf al-Qunun, who was granted asylum after fleeing her family and barricading herself in a hotel room, hopes that her story encourages other Saudi women – and many are apparently starting to listen. | Continue reading


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‘Fighting on behalf of the oppressed’: Malaysia bans Israeli athletes in solidarity with Palestine

The Malaysian government has banned Israeli participants from a Paralympic swimming competition scheduled for July, stating that the country will not host any events in future involving Israel in solidarity with Palestine. | Continue reading


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Russian economy minister to lead country’s delegation to Davos

The Russian delegation to the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland will be led by Economic Development Minister Maksim Oreshkin, Russia’s Energy Minister Aleksandr Novak said on Wednesday. | Continue reading


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Mission to save orphaned polar bear cub in Russia’s north (PHOTOS)

An orphaned polar bear cub has been spotted near a settlement in Russia’s Chukotka region. Researchers and locals are struggling to keep it fed as it cannot become attached to people if it is to remain in its natural habitat. | Continue reading


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Aussie hospital to treat dying patients with ‘magic mushrooms’ in bid to tackle anxiety

Terminally ill patients will be treated with ‘magic mushrooms’ at a hospital in Melbourne, Australia, as part of a new medical trial aimed at reducing anxiety in dying people. | Continue reading


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WATCH LIVE UK parliament debates no confidence vote in Prime Minister May's govt

Opening a debate on a no-confidence motion due to be held in the British parliament on Wednesday, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said Prime Minister Theresa is running a "zombie government." | Continue reading


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Goodbye darkness, my old friend: Russian startup wants to place luminous ads in low-Earth orbit

In a move straight out of a dystopian blockbuster, a Russian startup wants to put giant luminous billboards into orbit to bombard a “potential audience of 7 billion people” with advertising from space. | Continue reading


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Don’t meddle in Venezuela, Moscow tells coup-cheering Washington

Russia has criticized the US government for bullying Venezuela and encouraging its opposition to stage a coup against President Nicolas Maduro, who was sworn in for his second term last week. | Continue reading


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Putin on Ukrainian Orthodox schism: Forcing flock into foreign church is a risky ploy

Kiev is risking a major crisis with its ploy to legitimize schismatic Orthodox Christian churches with the help from Constantinople, Russian President Vladimir Putin said. Telling people where to pray is a bad idea. | Continue reading


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'I don't focus on records': Lionel Messi reflects on 400 goals landmark for Barcelona

Barcelona ace Lionel Messi celebrated his 400th goal in La Liga, and told his fans that he's still got plenty more goals in him. | Continue reading


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Ain't 'lovin' it': McDonald's loses 'Big Mac' trade mark battle in EU

The European Union Intellectual Property Office ruled on Tuesday that US fast food giant McDonald’s has failed to prove “genuine use” of the Big Mac trademark as a burger or restaurant name. The ruling takes effect immediately. | Continue reading


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Theresa May keeps attacking Jeremy Corbyn, plans to sideline him from cross-party Brexit talks

UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s plan to enter into cross-party Brexit discussions without the official opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn, has been widely condemned by MPs and political commentators on social media. | Continue reading


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Canada asks China clemency for its national sentenced to death for drug trafficking

Ottawa has asked Beijing to spare the life of its citizen, Robert Lloyd Schellenberg, who was sentenced to death by a Chinese court for smuggling a large volume of drugs into the country. | Continue reading


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Casualties as blast in Manbij, Syria reportedly occurs near US-led coalition patrol

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I consult with Putin all the time & tell him the truth even when he doesn’t like it – Serbia’s Vucic

Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic said that he often consults Russian leader Vladimir Putin on different matters and even “demands” advice from him. The two are expected to meet in Belgrade on Thursday. | Continue reading


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Brexit: 71 UK opposition Labour party lawmakers back a second referendum - media

A group of 71 Labour MPs have written to party leader Jeremy Corbyn, urging him to drop his policy of reopening talks with the EU, telling him to instead get behind a second referendum to break the Brexit impasse in parliament. | Continue reading


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Dashcam VIDEO shows HUGE BLAST that injured 4 at Russian chemical factory

The moment a powerful explosion rocked a chemical factory near St. Petersburg was caught on the dashcam of a car nearby. The blast was triggered by a fire in a workshop and injured four workers. | Continue reading


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Cristiano Ronaldo's rape accuser's legal team to meet with former girlfriend

The legal team representing Kathryn Mayorga, the former American model who has accused Cristiano Ronaldo of rape, are set to fly to London to interview a former girlfriend of the Juventus superstar. | Continue reading


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Russia’s gold & foreign currency reserves surge for third consecutive year

The Central Bank of Russia reports that foreign exchange reserves saw a significant boost of 8.3 percent over the 12 months through January 1 of the current year. | Continue reading


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