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Gov. Cuomo won't return to Syracuse for 'State of the State' speech

Gov. Cuomo won't return to Syracuse for 'State of the State' speech

The governor of NY said on Thursday that the state was considering restructuring its tax code in response to a recently passed federal tax overhaul bill, which he said may be unconstitutional. Members...

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Security sources: Militants kill two in Egypt's Sinai

Security sources: Militants kill two in Egypt's Sinai

The Egyptian military and police have also killed hundreds of militants and arrested a similar number of suspects as part of the country's anti-terror war. Islamic State's Sinai branch has waged attac...

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Liberia votes as soccer star, VP hope to succeed Sirleaf

Liberia votes as soccer star, VP hope to succeed Sirleaf

Spokesman of the commission, Mr Henry Flomo, who announced the date on Wednesday, said tallying of votes was ongoing at different centres across the country. Many Liberians have criticised Johnson Sir...

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Suspect Gets out of SUV in Virginia, Shoots at Officers

Suspect Gets out of SUV in Virginia, Shoots at Officers

The trooper slammed on the brakes and was hit by a driver, who was then rear-ended by another driver, according to a WTVR reporter involved in the crash . The SUV eventually sideswiped a vehicle near...

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Trump 'Very Disappointed' China Exports Oil to N Korea, Despite Their Denial

North Korean vessels were spotted on the West Sea engaging in illegal oil trades with Chinese ships multiple times in October, by the United States reconnaissance satellites. Will 2018 see war in Nort...

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Ker BJP leaders meet Central team visiting cyclone-hit areas

Ker BJP leaders meet Central team visiting cyclone-hit areas

He criticised the lack of clarity on the part of the state and Centre in terms of number of fishermen who missing even after about 30 days since the cyclone crossed the stretch close to the coast ne...

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CHIP funding extended to March, healthcare for 9 million children at stake

CHIP funding extended to March, healthcare for 9 million children at stake

Last week, Congress approved $3 billion for CHIP that will keep it funded through March. In Alabama, about 84,000 children were at risk of losing health insurance if Congress had not taken action to...

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Is DeAndre Hopkins done for the season?

Is DeAndre Hopkins done for the season?

But, look, if you don't have Hop ( DeAndre Hopkins ), obviously you're missing some production there, but other guys have to step up. Hopkins, named to his second Pro Bowl, has caught 96 passes fo...

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Heavy winds push plane into building next to Malta airport

Heavy winds push plane into building next to Malta airport

A PRIVATE jet "belonging to Lord Ashcroft" has smashed into a building next to an airport runway in Malta after reportedly being blown into it by high winds. Sammut, meanwhile, believes that the pla...

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Hegde tenders apology in LS for 'Constitution change, secularism' remarks

Hegde tenders apology in LS for 'Constitution change, secularism' remarks

In a typical "I regret" statement, Anantkumar Hegde said, "Regarding the statements that have been misrepresented here..." "The Constitution, the foundation of our country is under threat, it is und...

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Connecticut Joins FirstNet First Responders Network

Connecticut Joins FirstNet First Responders Network

The First Responder Network Authority has been working with the states' Wireless Communication Commission to meet the state's communications needs, including expanding rural coverage beyond what is no...

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AG sues EPA to protect RI from out of state air pollution

AG sues EPA to protect RI from out of state air pollution

The suit is the latest in a legal saga that began in 2013, when the same plaintiffs-attorneys general from the "downwind" states of New York, Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, Pennsylvan...

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Another Blast of Arctic Air Will Arrive For The New Year

Another Blast of Arctic Air Will Arrive For The New Year

A wind chill advisory is in effect for Carbon and Monroe counties until 1 a.m. Friday . Wednesday morning , International Falls, Minnesota, set a new daily record low when temperatures plummeted t...

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Man accused of killing estranged wife, 2 children on Christmas Day

Man accused of killing estranged wife, 2 children on Christmas Day

The suspect, who engaged police in a six-hour standoff before opening fire on officers, was taken into custody without injury, said Sgt. Jonathan Howard, a spokesman for the Phoenix Police Departmen...

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Where to watch New Year's Eve 2017 fireworks in Austin

Where to watch New Year's Eve 2017 fireworks in Austin

January 1, 2018. Memory Fireworks takes calls and special requests for fireworks all year, but it you've got a North Dakota license, you've only got four more days to purchase your sparkles until ...

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Two Milwaukee police officers rescue teens from burning auto

Two Milwaukee police officers rescue teens from burning auto

December 26. With the auto upside down in the middle of the road, the two District Four cops sprung into action to rescue the occupants from the burning, crushed vehicle. "We were just thinking to k...

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One dead and dozens hurt as natural disaster strikes near Iranian capital

One dead and dozens hurt as natural disaster strikes near Iranian capital

The epicenter of the quake has been reported to be on the border between Tehran and Alborz provinces, near the city of Malard. One person was killed and 57 others injured when a 4.2-magnitude quak...

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Twitter said to have shut down Palestinian teen's account over hate speech

Twitter said to have shut down Palestinian teen's account over hate speech

Palestinians hailed the teenager, Ahed Tamimi, as a hero. She was also photographed while wearing a Tweety Pie shirt and biting the hand of an Israeli soldier in 2015 to try to stop the arrest of a ...

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Avis Budget Group Inc. (CAR) Major Shareholder Buys 3500000 Shares of Stock

Dineequity Inc. now has $898.51 million valuation. The current trading volume of 0.95 sits 150.53% lower than the past 3 month's readings, indicating near-term traders have been less active toward aut...

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Scotland's weather: Parts of the country get White Christmas

Scotland's weather: Parts of the country get White Christmas

Elsewhere across the United Kingdom, it was a mild and, in parts, wet Christmas Day, with the mercury hitting lower double figures. Temperatures today will reach up to 9C in the south of England and...

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Pak violates ceasefire along LoC in Poonch, no causality reported

Pak violates ceasefire along LoC in Poonch, no causality reported

Jammu: Indian and Pakistani armies on Thursday traded heavy fire on the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district. Maj Gen Ghafoor also rejected Indian concerns over treatment of Kulbushan Jadhav's ...

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Carnival Corporation (CCL) Stake Boosted by Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd.

It has outperformed by 7.42% the S&P500. Crawford Investment Counsel Inc owns 20,699 shares or 0.17% of their USA portfolio. Therefore 25% are positive. Nippon Life Global Americas holds 0.26% or 47,7...

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Satellite images show China illegally selling oil to North Korea, report says

Satellite images show China illegally selling oil to North Korea, report says

The Park government abruptly closed down the Kaesong Industrial Complex, the last remaining symbol of the inter-Korean economic cooperation, in February a year ago in response to Pyongyang's fourth nu...

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Fiesta Bowl Preview and Prediction: Washington vs. Penn State

Fiesta Bowl Preview and Prediction: Washington vs. Penn State

Bowen was the Lions' third-leading tackler before head coach James Franklin suspended him for the team's final three regular-season games. The Fiesta Bowl matchup comes with a full dose of deja vu...

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Former Peruvian president apologizes following pardon

Former Peruvian president apologizes following pardon

Fijumori, now 79 years old, received a medical pardon after being diagnosed with arrhythmia and tongue cancer. "I am aware that the results of my government were well received on one side, but I adm...

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Wisconsin hairstylist faces charges after snipping hard customer's ear

Wisconsin hairstylist faces charges after snipping hard customer's ear

Madison police say they arrested a hairstylist accused of snipping a 22-year-old customer's ear. A hair stylist has been arrested after allegedly snipping a customer's ear on goal during a botched ...

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CAT Scan Reveals Major Brain Damage

CAT Scan Reveals Major Brain Damage

Her December heart attack was apparently prompted by an asthma attack, and she had suffered another heart attack following the birth of her son in August, Garner's mother told WABC . "It's about the ...

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Mystery as family of four found in basement with throats cut

Tedesco said that officials aren't now releasing details on any suspects, the two women, 36 and 22, and two children, an 11-year-old boy and a five-year-old girl. He is thought to be the last survivin...

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U.S. embassy announces end to visa crisis with Turkey

U.S. embassy announces end to visa crisis with Turkey

Embassy in Turkey resumed visa services, three months after they were suspended amid an escalating feud between the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies. Reflecting the language of the American s...

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Yemen war: Saudi-led strikes 'kill 68 civilians in one day'

Global rights groups have accused the coalition of bombing civilian gatherings, markets, hospitals and residential areas across Yemen since the beginning of its air campaign against Iran-backed rebe...

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Taiwan warns Chinese military drills pose 'enormous threat'

Taiwan warns Chinese military drills pose 'enormous threat'

The report said that China carried out at least 20 exercises with military aircraft in the surroundings of Taiwan and Japan this year, with 10 taking place after the 19th National Congress of the Comm...

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The New York guide to disposing this year's Christmas tree

People are asked to remove anything that isn't natural from the tree, including lights, wire, tinsel, ornaments, nails and tree stands. In this case, that means the city just wants bare Christmas tr...

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North Korea has Defined the Latest Sanctions as a Military Action

North Korea has Defined the Latest Sanctions as a Military Action

The U.N. Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Friday for its recent intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) test, seeking to limit its access to refined petroleum...

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Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) EPS Estimated At $2.74

About 22,890 shares traded. Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has risen 18.39% since December 28, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.69% the S&P500. Six analysts have rated the sto...

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Ferry with 27 aboard stuck on sandbar; no injuries reported

Ferry with 27 aboard stuck on sandbar; no injuries reported

Police and firefighters were called around 6 p.m. Wednesday to the boat, stuck between Brooklyn and the Rockaway peninsula in Queens. He said he was almost tossed over the row of seats in front of him...

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Liberia waits to hear 1st results of runoff election

Liberia waits to hear 1st results of runoff election

Weah, who was named world footballer of the year in 1995, was runner-up to Johnson Sirleaf in the 2005 election and has positioned himself an outsider who will deliver tangible benefits to the country...

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Unicef says scale of attacks on children in conflicts is shocking

Unicef says scale of attacks on children in conflicts is shocking

In the Central African Republic, children were killed, raped, abducted and recruited by armed groups. Millions more children are paying an indirect price for these conflicts, suffering from malnutri...

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EPS for Oclaro, Inc. (OCLR) Expected At $0.11

The company has market cap of $2.96 billion. The stock increased 0.11% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $70.33. 3,690,729 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its aver...

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Novak Djokovic savouring return following injury-enforced break

Novak Djokovic savouring return following injury-enforced break

Former world number one and 12-time Grand Slam title victor Novak Djokovic will be more risky than ever when he makes his long-awaited return from an elbow injury, top 10 rival Dominic Thiem said ...

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Roy Moore files complaint to block Alabama Senate result

Roy Moore files complaint to block Alabama Senate result

Senate Candidate Roy Moore filed a lawsuit Wednesday evening in Montgomery Circuit Court. Papers launching the case were filed about 14 hours before Thursday's meeting of a state canvassing board to...

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