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Likud party calls for de facto annexation of Israeli settlements

Likud party calls for de facto annexation of Israeli settlements

Netanyahu's Likud party has approved a non-binding resolution to annex Israeli settlements in Judea and Samaria in the West Bank, which Palestinians recognize as theirs. It sees the entire city as its...

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Foreign agents blamed for death of two protesters

Foreign agents blamed for death of two protesters

Since Thursday, several Iranian cities, including Tehran, have witnessed sporadic protests against recent price hikes and overall economic conditions. According to the Times, witnesses said some group...

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Colorado police working 'officer down' situation outside of Denver

Colorado police working 'officer down' situation outside of Denver

One deputy is dead and four others were shot after an early morning domestic disturbance at a Highlands Ranch apartment complex, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office . He had been a dep...

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CBI books three agents for trafficking 25 minors to Paris

CBI books three agents for trafficking 25 minors to Paris

Later, it was realised that rugby training was a ploy to send these 25 boys to France. Searches were conducted today at four places in Delhi which resulted in recovery of incriminating documents and...

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Ringo Starr and Barry Gibb Set to be Knighted

Ringo Starr and Barry Gibb Set to be Knighted

Reacting to the official announcement, Ringo shared in a statement, "It's great!" This will actually be the second such award for Starr, as he and his bandmates were collectively named Members of the ...

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Thousands Evacuated After Fireworks Display Explodes On NSW Central Coast

Thousands Evacuated After Fireworks Display Explodes On NSW Central Coast

Screams reverberated around the beach as the thousands gathered began running for safety. "Two men on the barge suffered minor injuries and were treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being ta...

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Israeli minister plans Trump train station at Western Wall

Israeli minister plans Trump train station at Western Wall

Just nine countries voted against the UN General Assembly resolution: the United States, Israel, Guatemala, Honduras, the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Palau and Togo. Despite the likely oppo...

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As cold wave sweeps US, Trump makes light of climate change

As cold wave sweeps US, Trump makes light of climate change

Trump, however, has always been a climate change skeptic . "In the East, it could be the COLDEST New Year's Eve on record", the US President tweeted about the record low temperatures in the US's e...

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Scaramucci: Trump Has 'a Good Relationship' With Steve Bannon

Scaramucci said the president's tweet was directed at defending his policy move to pull out of the Paris climate deal. He recently backed Roy Moore for senate in Alabama and is talking about looking a...

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Activist Erica Garner, daughter of police chokehold victim, dies after heart attack

Activist Erica Garner, daughter of police chokehold victim, dies after heart attack

Eric Garner also suffered from asthma. The video of the encounter traveled around the world as Garner's last words - "I can't breathe" - became a rallying cry for advocates of policing reform, as sto...

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Huntsville's annual polar bear dip cancelled due to extreme weather

Huntsville's annual polar bear dip cancelled due to extreme weather

Many people will courageous the frigid waters for the annual Courage Polar Bear Dip tomorrow. But with the extra cold temperatures this year, she expects fewer people will be courageous enough for t...

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Chargers eliminated from playoff contention despite 30-10 win over Raiders

Chargers eliminated from playoff contention despite 30-10 win over Raiders

Facing a 3rd and 22, deep in their own territory, Carr dropped back, stepped into his throw, and found a streaking Amari Cooper who did the rest, hauling in the pass en route to the glorious 87-yard...

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PM offers condolences after plane crash

PM offers condolences after plane crash

The ages of the victims ranged from 11 to 58-years-old and New South Wales Police and confirmed the pilot was Australian but his relatives lived overseas. "Officials from the British consulate are i...

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Xi pledges to fulfill global obligations

Xi pledges to fulfill global obligations

In only three more years, by the year 2020, those rural residents who are now living in conditions of extreme poverty should be lifted above the poverty line. China has chose to go the extra mile and ...

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Arians reportedly will resign from Cardinals

Arians reportedly will resign from Cardinals

Seattle Seahawks pick' em vs. Atlanta Falcons, $880 to win $800: The Seahawks are wounded, and the team's identity will be compromised by the absence of star defensive backs Richard Sherman and ...

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Horse show cancelled after auto park fire at Liverpool Echo Arena

Horse show cancelled after auto park fire at Liverpool Echo Arena

Crews were first called to the auto park at 4.42pm and were on scene eight minutes later. "Some horses were stabled on the lower level of the multi-storey vehicle park, where the fire was on the upp...

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Pakistan violates ceasefire twice in J&K, kills one soldier in Nowshera sector

Pakistan violates ceasefire twice in J&K, kills one soldier in Nowshera sector

Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh, on Sunday, said Pakistan retorts to cross-border firing due to its "desperation" and "frustration" as India retorts to it strongly. Khari Karmara ...

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Who stepped up against New Orleans Pelicans on December 30?

Who stepped up against New Orleans Pelicans on December 30?

He found an opening between Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins , drew a foul from Jrue Holiday and made two free throws with 9 seconds left to lead NY past New Orleans 105-103 on Saturday night. ...

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Venezuelan Protesters Demand Promised Pork

Venezuelan Protesters Demand Promised Pork

Some posts on social media called it the 'pork revolution'. Maduro, who has been alleging a foreign-led "economic war" against his government, went on state TV to blame Portugal for failing to deliv...

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Costa Rica plane crash claims 12 lives including 10 foreign visitors

Costa Rica plane crash claims 12 lives including 10 foreign visitors

The Costa Rican government says that a plane with 10 foreigners and two local crew members has crashed in a wooded area. There were no survivors. It was not immediately clear what caused the crash...

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Adobe Systems' (NASDAQ:ADBE) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse Group

Patten & Patten Inc who had been investing in Adobe Sys Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $86.38B market cap company. The stock increased 0.08% or $0.13 during the last tradin...

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The truth behind Trump's approval ratings

The truth behind Trump's approval ratings

Obama leading the list of most admired men for 2017 marks the first time since 2008 when a current United States president did not win the distinction. In 2016, 22 percent of those surveyed picked O...

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Demonstrations held in Toronto in support of Iranian protests

Security chief Habibollah Khojasteh said that there were signs that members of the Islamic State militia had been involved, according to media reports . U.S. Senator John McCain later said in a twee...

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Extreme Cold Warning Issued For Oxford County

Extreme Cold Warning Issued For Oxford County

According to the weather agency, very cold wind chills are expected as a fresh surge of Arctic air sweeps through the province. Wind chill values of minus 40 or colder are occurring this morning. Th...

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Flights, trains disrupted; Delhi to see more fog likely on Monday

Flights, trains disrupted; Delhi to see more fog likely on Monday

Passengers were stuck at other airports in the country as well, as the bad weather delayed incoming flights to Delhi . Flight operations were affected at the Indira Gandhi International ( IGI ) air...

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Ex-Sheriff David Clarke denies facing Federal Bureau of Investigation probe, calls reports 'fake news'

The application actually shows that a Milwaukee county investigation found it to be "credible" that Sheriff Clarke was "in excess of his lawful authority to direct his deputies to stop and question Bl...

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Arctic temperatures could freeze Niagara Falls in January

Arctic temperatures could freeze Niagara Falls in January

On New Year's Day, the mercury is expected to soar to a balmy -10C. In Omaha, on a night with a -28C wind chill, one woman in a wheelchair received a fire service escort after being forced into the ...

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Mental health: Try something different in the New Year

Mental health: Try something different in the New Year

That's enough for me. But I'll probably make some this year, nonetheless. It will not affect you in a week's time. Which is a pretty heavy question for a 10-year-old thinking about riding his bike or ...

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Vanguard FTSE Pacific ETF (VPL) Rises 0.25% for Dec 30

Valeo Financial Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in Vanguard REIT ETF during the 3rd quarter valued at about $104,000. This year's performance is 2.88% while this quarter's performance is -2.70%. Ab...

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Bombing at funeral for Afghan official kills 17

Bombing at funeral for Afghan official kills 17

Thirteen others were injured in the December 31 blast, which ripped through a crowd of people who had gathered for the funeral of a former governor. All the casualties were civilians. A week before ...

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Minimum wage increases expected in 18 states in January

Minimum wage increases expected in 18 states in January

On Sunday, the general minimum wage will increase from $9.70 an hour to $10.40 an hour. Of the 22 European Union member states with a minimum wage, only workers in Luxembourg (€1,999 per month) rece...

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Celgene (CELG) Price Target Cut to $130.00 by Analysts at Stifel Nicolaus

About 4.50 million shares traded. Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) has risen 46.45% since December 31, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.30% the S&P500. As per Thursday, October 5, the ...

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Powerball jackpot spikes to $440M; Mega Millions jackpot at $343M

Powerball jackpot spikes to $440M; Mega Millions jackpot at $343M

The next Powerball drawing happens at 10:59 on Saturday. The highest Mega Millions jackpot was $656 million, which one person collected back in 2012. The odds of winning the Powerball jackpot is o...

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FBI Removes Boxes of Evidence from Virginia Townhome

Police in Allegheny County, where Pittsburgh is located, handed over a copy of Duncan's phone to the Federal Bureau of Investigation in June, NBC Washington reported , which revealed searches for wea...

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At least 30 killed in bus crash in Kenya

At least 30 killed in bus crash in Kenya

The bus, belonging to Matunda Sacco was headed to Nairobi from Busia before is collided with the trailer as it attempted to overtake. Police say the drivers of both vehicles were among the dead, as ...

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The new year is rung in from Australia to the Middle East

The new year is rung in from Australia to the Middle East

In Auckland, New Zealand , people had reportedly gathered around Sky Tower to begin the countdown for the new year as firework took over the sky. Meanwhile, Australians are welcoming 2018 with a ra...

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Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC Trimmed Microsoft Corp (MSFT) Position by $3.13 Million

About 877,668 shares traded. It also increased its holding in Unitedhealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH) by 32,026 shares in the quarter, for a total of 357,274 shares, and has risen its stake in Vertex Pharma...

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Houston police say man had guns, ammunition in downtown hotel room

Houston police say man had guns, ammunition in downtown hotel room

Houston police made a potentially disturbing arrest overnight, one that led to the discovery of a small arsenal and lots of ammunition in a hotel room. The truck had temporary paper licence plates....

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'Multiple deputies down' after shooting in Colorado

'Multiple deputies down' after shooting in Colorado

Police in a Colorado city just outside of Denver said " multiple deputies " are down after being shot while responding to a disturbance call early Sunday. The episode happened in the area of County Li...

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Oyintiloye Urges Youths to Learn Persistence — George Weah's Victory

The former global soccer star spoke at Coalition for Democratic Change party headquarters, where he vowed to tackle corruption and asked members of his party to applaud the Liberians who elected him. ...

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