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Wendy's Shows Us All How to Respond to a Twitter Troll

It happened after a Twitter user asked if Wendy's had "any memes", according to screenshots captured by NBC News' Kyle Griffin. USA Today took...

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Highlights: Blackcaps make hard work of first T20 win over Bangladesh

Chasing a modest 142 to win, New Zealand went past Bangladesh's target without many qualms. There was only a brief respite for Bangladesh...

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Israel to withhold bodies of killed militants

The move aims to pressure the Palestinian Islamist group into returning the bodies of killed Israeli soldiers as well as missing civilians, Reu...

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Further prisoners 'to be released' from Guantanamo Bay

President Obama pledged to shut the base down when he campaigned for the presidency in 2008, and last secured the release of prisoners in August...

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Sir Ivan Rogers resigns as UK´s ambassador to EU

Rogers , who was not due to leave his position until November, was appointed to Brussels by David Cameron in November 2013 and is one of the UK'...

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FTSE 100's record-breaking run continues

After ending 2016 on a record high of 7,142 points, the FTSE 100 made further gains in early morning trading climbing 0.7% to 7,202 points. Th...

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Man dies on M62 during 'pre-planned' police operation

While officers have not said what the operation was about, they have said the five arrests which have been made were not terror related. "The ...

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Syrian rebels threaten peace talk boycott over alleged cease-fire violations

In a statement, the rebel groups said that any territorial advances by the army and Iran-backed militias would end the effort to restart peace t...

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Instead, she chose NBC's promise of work-life balance

Kelly's departure deprives Fox News of its second-most-watched host, behind only Bill O'Reilly. The show will air Monday through Friday at a...

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Finland experiments with unconditional income for jobless

Several nations around the word have floated the idea of a universal basic income, but the waters remain mostly untested, making the investment ...

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Judge Denies Request to Delay Dylann Roof Hearing

The first competency hearing was held in November and led the judge to find Roof competent to stand trial. Roof has said in court that he plan...

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Deadly prison riots of the last decade

The targets were from First Capital Command, a much larger rival gang commonly known by its Portuguese initials, PCC, which has its roots in the...

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UN Secretary-General António Guterres calls for peace on New Years Day

Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon on Sunday said the only request he had for UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, who took ...

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43 killed, tens wounded in wave of Bombings in Baghdad

During his one-day visit, Hollande met with Iraqi President Fuad Masum and Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in the capital, Baghdad . The polic...

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Sugar Bowl Is Familiar Territory For Sooners

Auburn (8-4) comes into the 2017 Sugar Bowl trying to prove they're as solid offensively as when they rolled out a six-game winning streak in...

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Koeman: I'll make changes for Southampton game, Everton star unavailable

The final 30 minutes was very good. And although Koeman did not shy away from criticising his side's tepid first-half display, he was delighte...

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Huge twin blasts and GUNFIRE heard at worldwide airport

Police officer Abdikadir Hussein said: "A suicide auto bomb rammed into the checkpoint outside the AMISOM base". Somali rebel group al-Shaba...

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Donald Trump says he 'knows things' others don't about Russian Federation hacking scandal

Obama continued : "We traded foreign oil for clean energy, we doubled fuel efficiency standards [and] we acted on a global scale to save the on...

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President Park's impeachment trial to begin on Tuesday

It was the first time Park spoke to the media since South Korea's opposition-controlled parliament voted on December 9 to impeach her over the s...

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Rose Parade brightens dawn of New Year

However, the parade's longstanding "Never on Sunday rule" is being applied this year because - you guess it - New Year's Day fell on a Sunday. ...

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PM's speech raises more questions than it answers

After a hundred years of that historic moment, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched another Satyagraha in 2016 through his surgical strike agai...

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India upset as China again shields JeM chief

In fact, while the Indian reaction to the developments highlighted its disappointment, New Delhi did not launch a strong frontal attack on Bei...

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Israel`s attorney-general orders criminal probe against PM Netanyahu

In July, the attorney general announced he was looking into matters concerning Netanyahu but did not disclose what they were. One of the cases...

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Trump's Twitter 'Freaks the Mainstream Media Out' - Future Oval Office Spokesman

Nothing, nothing was taken when millions of people had their private information, including information on security clearances that was shared. ...

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North Korea ``close`` to testing long-range missiles

His remarks come amid growing speculation that North Korea may carry out more powerful provocations around its key anniversaries this year as it...

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Mariah Carey ends 2016 with epic lip sync fail on 'Rockin Eve'

He does so, eight shows a week at Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812 - the Broadway show he stars in at the Imperial Theatre, just steps ...

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At least 23 dead after Indonesian ferry fire

Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said in a statement that there were around 210 survivors - 17 of who sustained injuries - but 17 people remained missing. ...

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Obama and Trump have 'very nice conversation' after outburst

While his approval ratings have ticked up since winning last month, they are still at historic lows for a president-elect, creating high stake...

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Double bomb attack hits Baghdad market

JERUSALEM • Israel has issued a warning of imminent "terrorist attacks" on tourists and Western targets in India, telling its citizens to avoi...

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Russian hackers infiltrate Burlington Electric laptop

The laptop was immediately isolated and federal authorities are now investigating the incident. The company says they scanned all computers an...

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China asks U.S. not to allow Taiwan president stopover

Taipei deployed fighter jets to monitor the fleet. An official at the ministry's news department said China's position was clearly laid out in...

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Prime Minister Modi to address the nation today at 7:30

Modi said that these people wanted relief from such suffocation. "How many people died due to demonetisation and has the compensation been pai...

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Murray: Title is an honour but Andy 'feels more normal'

The 29-year-old Scotsman - who was previously honoured with an OBE in 2012 - successfully defended his Olympic gold medal in Rio de Janeiro, hav...

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A chilly day with snow showers possible

Thursday in Shawnee County the high is expected to be around 47 degrees with a breezy west wind that could gust up to 30 miles per hour and cle...

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Buckingham Palace confirms that the Queen is NOT dead

The first season followed the twenty-something Queen as she grappled with her new responsibilities while making decisions that often alienated h...

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