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Multiple people shot at Southern California business

Multiple people shot at Southern California business

Long Beach police on Friday called the shooting "workplace violence". Long Beach police respond to reports of an active shooter on East San Antonio Drive on December 29, 2017 . People were seen eva...

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The Coney Island Polar Bear Plunge Will Go On Despite Freezing Temperatures

The Coney Island Polar Bear Plunge Will Go On Despite Freezing Temperatures

The Jan. 1 forecast calls for a high of 11 degrees, which is ideal for real polar bears but hazardous for humans. 'Eighteen degrees is scary risky, and I will always err on the side of caution'. Weiss...

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Fatal Kan. officer-involved shooting during false report of hostage situation

Fatal Kan. officer-involved shooting during false report of hostage situation

Aside from involving innocent people, the amount of time, money, and energy wasted by law enforcement who have to respond to a call like this is absolutely horrendous. A Wichita , Kansas polic...

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First Day Hike slated for Cooper Lake State Park on Monday

First Day Hike slated for Cooper Lake State Park on Monday

If you're looking to start the new year in a healthy way, you're not alone. "With our First Day Hikes you can put those good intentions right into action and turn goals into accomplishments on day o...

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This is what Mugabe's retirement package includes

This is what Mugabe's retirement package includes

Naija News gathered that Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC) went after Moyo during Mugabe's era for the alleged theft of Zimbabwe Manpower Development Fund money. Kembo Mohadi, a veteran po...

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Metro Atlanta sets record job growth in November

Metro Atlanta sets record job growth in November

Most of the job growth came in trade, transportation and warehousing. "This is a very good jobs report", Commissioner Butler said. Douglas County's November jobless rate of 4.4 percent is just one...

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THEIR VIEW: What's next for Virginia's House of Delegates?

THEIR VIEW: What's next for Virginia's House of Delegates?

For the 94th District, the voter filled in the bubble for Yancey and the bubble for Simonds. If their candidate wins the draw, they will hold on to a one-seat majority in the House of Delegates and re...

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Man accused of rigging door to electrocute wife

Man accused of rigging door to electrocute wife

Sheriff's deputies arrested a man Thursday in Knoxville, Tennessee, after discovering he tried to electrocute his wife . He's now charged with two counts of attempted aggravated battery on a preg...

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UN Security Council denies worldwide port access to 4 North Korean ships

UN Security Council denies worldwide port access to 4 North Korean ships

South Korea plans to report the results of its inspection to the U.N. Security Council's sanctions committee. According to Hong Kong media, the Lighthouse Winmore was one of the 10 ships the USA ask...

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Liberia Elects Soccer Star George Weah Its Next President

Liberia Elects Soccer Star George Weah Its Next President

Liberia's Electoral Commission says it will begin the announcement of provisional results of the 2017 presidential runoff on Thursday 28 December. George Weah will be elected president of Liberia...

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Aldridge lifts Spurs past NY Knicks

Aldridge lifts Spurs past NY Knicks

The Spurs improved to 17-2 at home while winning their third straight overall. The Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard will miss Thursday game with a "return from injury management", the team announced . ...

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Israeli military strikes Gaza Strip after rocket fire

Israeli military strikes Gaza Strip after rocket fire

The Iron Dome aerial defense system intercepted two rockets launched from the Gaza Strip, the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) posted on Twitter. When asked if the rockets had been fired to coincide wit...

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Officer shoots, kills man while investigating false report

Officer shoots, kills man while investigating false report

But a series of Twitter posts screenshotted by the Wichita Eagle suggests that Finch became the unintended victim of a "swatting" prank stemming from a heated discussion over a Call of Duty bet. T...

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Trump Says No DACA Deal Without A Border Wall

Trump Says No DACA Deal Without A Border Wall

Spokespeople for Democratic leaders in Congress said they looked forward to resuming "a serious negotiation" on immigration when Congress returns next week. Congress faces a January 19 deadline to fun...

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Ahead of Meghalaya polls, 5 Congress MLAs resign from assembly

Ahead of Meghalaya polls, 5 Congress MLAs resign from assembly

All 8 resigned MLAs will join NPP on January 4 next at a public rally. The five Congress Legislators who put in their papers from the House had earlier rebelled against Chief Minister Mukul Sangma a...

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EPS for World Acceptance Corporation (WRLD) Expected At $0.95

About 55,736 shares traded. BMO Capital Markets maintained World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ: WRLD ) rating on Thursday, August 3. It has outperformed by 86.50% the S&P500. Livingston Gru Asset Mgm...

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EPS Growth overview of WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX)

The stock traded on impressive volume of 4.72 Million comparing to the average volume of 5882.18 shares, completing picture of exact trends with uncompleted dots in volume over the norm. 69 funds open...

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Iran police won't arrest women for flouting Islamic dress code in Tehran

Iran police won't arrest women for flouting Islamic dress code in Tehran

Outside the capital, the conservative dress code remains in place. President Hassan Rouhani was re-elected by a landslide in May after promising a modern and moderate Iran , in contrast to his ri...

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Trump Fires All Members Of HIV/AIDS Council

Trump Fires All Members Of HIV/AIDS Council

Sources told the Washington Blade that many council members were fired even though their terms had not expired. Numerous council members were Obama appointees and still had time left on their terms....

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Humane Society: Dog found dead, frozen on home's porch

Humane Society: Dog found dead, frozen on home's porch

Toledo humane society cruelty investigator Megan Brown told The Blade newspaper: "I don't know how long she was out there". Ms. Brown said an underweight male dog was inside the house. "I've been ...

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US man nearly decapitates girlfriend with samurai sword

US man nearly decapitates girlfriend with samurai sword

Investigators said the suspected murder weapon is a samurai sword found near Jernigan's body inside the home on the 10000 block of Tangiers on Wednesday. She told the Houston Chronicle that he had b...

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Russian-Turkish contract on S-400 missile systems worth $2.5 bln

Russian-Turkish contract on S-400 missile systems worth $2.5 bln

The deal, which would make Turkey the first member of the military alliance to own Russia's most advanced air defense system, comes amid strengthening ties between Turkey and Russian Federation and An...

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Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $306 million

Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $306 million

This morning KRON4's Lydia Pantazes is at a doughnut shop in Burlingame that sells the lottery tickets. For either to land in the U.S.'s top 10 jackpots, they would have to surpass the $448.4 mill...

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Hazardous wind chills are expected today through Monday morning

Hazardous wind chills are expected today through Monday morning

The lowest wind chills, between -15 and -20, are forecast across central Kansas on Monday morning. Saturday's weather system will spin up into a stronger storm over the Atlantic Ocean, resulting in ...

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Bitter cold temperatures, scattered snow showers possible — TODAY'S FORECAST

Bitter cold temperatures, scattered snow showers possible — TODAY'S FORECAST

Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as 3. North wind around 5 miles per hour becoming calm. Sunday: Partly sunny and cold , with a high near 6. Mostly cloudy, then gradu...

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India Trying To Hamper CPEC Through Afghanistan But Won't Succeed

India Trying To Hamper CPEC Through Afghanistan But Won't Succeed

While she did not mention India directly, Chunying was responding to a question on India's concerns regarding CPEC's extension to Afghanistan. "This is a great achievement of the One Belt and One ...

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Pounds of Avocados Destroyed in Big Rig Fire

Pounds of Avocados Destroyed in Big Rig Fire

The fruit was strewn across the Interstate 35E in Forreston after the big rig hauling them crashed and caught fire. Video captured by NBC5 shows the burnt-out hull of an 18-wheeler filled with eno...

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Rihanna Pleads To #EndGunViolence After Her First Cousin Is Killed In Barbados

Rihanna Pleads To #EndGunViolence After Her First Cousin Is Killed In Barbados

He was rushed to a nearby hospital in a private vehicle, but succumbed to his injuries. Gun crime has been on the increase in Barbados with 22 out of 28 murders this year being gun-related, accordin...

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Russian Federation ready to act as mediator for U.S. and North Korea

Russian Federation ready to act as mediator for U.S. and North Korea

The UN Security Council unanimously voted to impose new sanctions on North Korea on Friday in response to its recent intercontinental ballistic missile test, a move North Korea called an act of war, t...

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Police Identify Victims in Savage Quadruple Murder in NY

Police Identify Victims in Savage Quadruple Murder in NY

Myers, who was 36, was found dead along with two of her children and her 22-year-old partner Brandi Mells . The victims, two women in a relationship, aged 36 and 22, and two children, an 11-year-ol...

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Mourning CHP Officers Conduct DUI Checkpoint in East Bay

Mourning CHP Officers Conduct DUI Checkpoint in East Bay

During last year's enforcement period, CHP says they made about 750 DUI arrests. But now, officers are looking out for more than just alcohol. The crackdown on impaired driving is especially impor...

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Lesbian couple, two children found slain in upstate NY home

He told reporters he was horrified by what had happened in what he called a quiet neighborhood of families who are "trying to make Troy better, and they're trying to make this capital region better". ...

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UN operating budget cut by $285-million - US claims credit for it

UN operating budget cut by $285-million - US claims credit for it

Taking credit for the budget cut, America's Indian-origin Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said that she negotiated a reduction of over United States dollars 285 million off the 2016-2017 final budg...

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Bulls rally for a 92-87 win over Knicks

Bulls rally for a 92-87 win over Knicks

When the shots are not going in, you can't hang your head. "We just laughed, because that whole time, we were positive". "Before the seven-game streak, we had a lot of heartbreaking losses that were v...

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Two Romanians charged with hacking USA capital police cameras

Two Romanians charged with hacking USA capital police cameras

The two people charged are being held in Romania, having been arrested at Bucharest Otopeni airport on 15 December. Mr Trump was sworn in on 20 January. Isvanca is in custody in Romania and Cismar...

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Father's plea as police fear student 'ran into sea'

Father's plea as police fear student 'ran into sea'

Sophie Smith was last seen at 3am on Boxing Day and is believed to have left the house dressed only in a shorts and a vest, without her mobile phone. Hopes of finding missing student Sophie Smith a...

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Road safety warning during heavy snow today

Road safety warning during heavy snow today

At low levels, snow will be more variable with 0-3cm possible. "Later on in the week it will be a little milder but unsettled, with rain and windy conditions", she added. Temperatures of between three...

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Golden State Warriors' Steve Kerr won't coach Game 4, could miss more

Golden State Warriors' Steve Kerr won't coach Game 4, could miss more

On the season, Durant's Warriors are 27-7. The referees failed to call the first, second or third foul and the Warriors walked away with the victory, as a result. Durant had asked to guard Jam...

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Viswanathan Anand wins World rapid championship

Viswanathan Anand wins World rapid championship

Vladimir Fedoseev is at the top with 8 points out of a total possible 10. Anand had earlier been joint leader along with Vladimir Fedoseev and Ian Nepomniachtchi, also of Russian Federation, at 10.5...

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Man running from police drives off OR pier into river

Man running from police drives off OR pier into river

After driving off the pier the 27-year-old chose to keep swimming for a few hundred feet after the accident on Wednesday. However, the water in the river was very cold. Employees from WTC Marine dis...

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