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Thousands protest in Iran in anti-government demonstrations

Footage, which could not be verified, showed protests in other cities including Sari and Rasht in the north, Qom south of Tehran, and Hamadan in the west. His comments came after the United States pre...

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British American Tobacco plc (BATS) Insider Acquires £147.21 in Stock

The stock increased 0.47% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $75. MOORE WILLIAM M sold $102,300 worth of stock or 3,000 shares. BorgWarner Inc. vs". The stock of British American Toba...

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Tax law changes sow confusion at property tax offices

Tax law changes sow confusion at property tax offices

The change unleashed a flood of homeowners wishing to prepay their property tax bill before January 1, so that this year's tax rules would apply, allowing a higher deduction. However, Fairfax County...

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Andy Murray limps to convincing defeat on his comeback from injury against

Andy Murray limps to convincing defeat on his comeback from injury against

Murray has been out of competitive action for six months due to an ongoing hip problem but was in Abu Dhabi as part of his rehabilitation. He is also expecting to play in Brisbane , Australia next ...

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Turkey, Russia sign deal on supply of S-400 missiles

Turkey, Russia sign deal on supply of S-400 missiles

Turkey said Friday it has signed an agreement with Russian Federation for the purchase of the S-400 missile defense systems, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency. "The system can be used independent...

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England hit back with Warner, Marsh wickets on final day

England hit back with Warner, Marsh wickets on final day

Brief scores: Australia 327 & 103/2 ( David Warner 40 batting); England 491 ( Alastair Cook 244 n o). The home side have already regained the Ashes by winning the first three Tests, but their...

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Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton remain 'most admired' Americ - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton remain 'most admired' Americ - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

President Donald Trump snagged a major legislative victory with the signing of his landmark tax reform bill last week, but he's still living in his predecessor's shadow when it comes to public admir...

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Gunman kills 11 in attacks on church, Christian-owned shop

Gunman kills 11 in attacks on church, Christian-owned shop

Health ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed told state television that the gunman was shot dead after killing nine people and wounding others, including a police officer. Egypt imposed a state of emerg...

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Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI) Research Coverage Started at Tudor Pickering

Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI) Research Coverage Started at Tudor Pickering

The figure tells us what earnings were generated from invested capital of Baker Hughes, a GE company. Finally, Sun Life Financial INC purchased a new stake in shares of Baker Hughes, a GE company Clas...

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Four Dead, Six Wounded In Kabul Blast

Four Dead, Six Wounded In Kabul Blast

The interior ministry spokesperson further added that the main blast was followed by two smaller bomb explosions that did not cause casualties. "This gruesome attack underscores the dangers faced by...

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'Padmavati' given UA certificate, title likely to change to 'Padmavat', claim reports

'Padmavati' given UA certificate, title likely to change to 'Padmavat', claim reports

Other suggestions including adding some "disclaimers" that particular scenes are not to hurt anyone religiously. Mumbai: The uncertainty surrounding the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's contro...

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Two Egyptian Policeman Killed During Attack on Church

According to the statement, attackers opened fire at a household appliances shop, then headed to the church, where they attempted to trespass the church's perimeter security. Egypt's state-run MENA ne...

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Berlin Creating 'Safe Zone' For Women During New Year's Eve Party

Berlin Creating 'Safe Zone' For Women During New Year's Eve Party

Thousands of people are expected to attend New Year's Eve celebrations in Berlin regardless of the previous attacks. Booze will be banned at the Brandenburg Gate site while large bags and rucksacks ...

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Florida Uber Driver Steals $250K Ferrari, Leaves Dealership Sticker on the Window

According to reports, an all-new Ferrari California T was stolen December 8. Hunkins, of Kissimmee, is facing a charge of grand theft. The vehicle was driving side-by-side with a red Corvette, a p...

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Key ministers back in Gujarat CM's new Cabinet

Key ministers back in Gujarat CM's new Cabinet

While the rest of cabinet ministers assumed their respective offices on Friday, the upset Patel missed his office in the Sachivalaya of Gandhinagar . Among these were Saurabh Patel who bagged finan...

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Analysts See $0.48 EPS for TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (AMTD)

Mawer Investment Management Ltd who had been investing in Toronto for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $109.20B market cap company. The stock increased 8.70% or $1.59 during the last tra...

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Putin says St. Petersburg supermarket bombing was terrorism

Putin says St. Petersburg supermarket bombing was terrorism

The string of amendments moves toward at a time when an explosion moved up and down in a supermarket in St Petersburg on Wednesday, injuring 10 people. The bomb was made of shrapnel proved it "was a t...

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National Basketball Association apologizes after listing 'Palestine - occupied territory' on website

National Basketball Association apologizes after listing 'Palestine - occupied territory' on website

Of all the issues at the heart of the enduring conflict between Israel and the Palestinians, none is as sensitive as the status of Jerusalem. Seventy years ago, when the United Nations voted to pa...

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Royce & Associates LP Sells 19271 Shares of Associated Banc Corp (ASB)

About 1.25 million shares traded. (NASDAQ:FMNB) has risen 47.67% since December 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.98% the S&P500. Russell Hawkins decreased its stake in Novartis A...

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Britain's Margaret Thatcher in 1981: No panda on my plane

Britain's Margaret Thatcher in 1981: No panda on my plane

A panda missed out on a first class flight to Washington in Margaret Thatcher's Concorde after she refused to accommodate him in the back of the plane. Thatcher, also known as the Iron Lady, underli...

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China Rejects Donald Trump's Accusation On Oil Transfer To North Korea

China Rejects Donald Trump's Accusation On Oil Transfer To North Korea

China on Friday denied reports it has been illicitly selling oil products to North Korea, after U.S. President Donald Trump said he was not happy that Beijing allowed oil to reach the isolated natio...

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Three dead, including shooter, at Houston auto fix shop

Three dead, including shooter, at Houston auto fix shop

The incident unfolded in a manner of minutes, police said. Police say they're looking into whether the gunfire is gang related. The gunmen fired on the two employees, exited the shop and killed hims...

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State Department Releases Huma Abedin Emails From Anthony Weiner's Laptop

State Department Releases Huma Abedin Emails From Anthony Weiner's Laptop

The FBI has previously said that a number of Abedin's documents were backed up on Weiner's laptop, and that some smaller number were manually forwarded. The original deadline was December 31, accordin...

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Royal Bank of Canada Reiterates

Royal Bank of Canada Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Lockheed Martin Co. (LMT)

Foxhaven Asset Management Lp who had been investing in Grupo Televisa Sa for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $11.64B market cap company. (NYSE:HCP). Pnc Financial Service Grp holds 0.01...

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India miffed as Palestine envoy shares stage with Hafiz Saeed

India miffed as Palestine envoy shares stage with Hafiz Saeed

India had said that its position on Palestine is "independent and consistent". "We are taking up the matter strongly with the Palestinian Ambassador in New Delhi and with the Palestinian authoriti...

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Meghan Markle's Sister Slams Prince Harry For His Comments About Family

Meghan Markle's Sister Slams Prince Harry For His Comments About Family

The estranged half-sister of Meghan Markle has lashed out at Prince Harry while plugging her upcoming book. I can see she's just bubbling. Of course, it is interesting to note that Grant ...

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Board of Elections reschedules name draw for tied Virginia race

Board of Elections reschedules name draw for tied Virginia race

Yancey's attorney Trevor Stanley filed three motions in court Friday morning saying Simonds' legal team has not presented any new evidence to challenge the decision made by a panel of three judges on ...

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Road conditions deteriorating… intense cold, wind chills this weekend

So you woke to biting cold on Wednesday when you hurried to your vehicle for the morning commute, but how long will this cold snap last? Risky wind chills continued in Madison and all of Wisconsin W...

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China rejects Trump accusation on N. Korea sanction breaches

China rejects Trump accusation on N. Korea sanction breaches

Security Council as it accelerated efforts to expand its nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles program. She said authorities investigated a report a Chinese ship transferred oil to a North Kore...

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Ice warning issued for Cumbria

Ice warning issued for Cumbria

Heavy downpours saw roads swamped with water, and trees were felled due to the wind as the weather system made its way eastwards. An ice warning remains in place across parts of the United Kingdom a...

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No smooth sailing likely for triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha

No smooth sailing likely for triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha

Trinamool Congress is opposed to the bill and did not participate in the Lok Sabha debate. She argued that the only difference from the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Act, 1986, was ...

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Barack Obama Shows Twitter Love to Philadelphia Eagles' Chris Long

Despite all the bad that has happened in 2017, Barack Obama is going into the New Year with a positive attitude, and he wants everyone else to do the same. Louis). Another story Obama tweeted ...

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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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