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In Mumbai, minor girl brutally beaten for objecting to eve-teasing

In Mumbai, minor girl brutally beaten for objecting to eve-teasing

The official said, "When she was near her building, a group of youths were arguing loudly". An enraged Shaikh walked to her and thrashed the 16-year old till she fell down. Parents of the victim sai...

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Video of congresswoman's 2015 speech contradicts Kelly's criticism

Video of congresswoman's 2015 speech contradicts Kelly's criticism

On Thursday, flush with fury, Kelly spoke about the building dedication and more as he challenged Wilson's criticisms of Trump's behavior on the phone with Myeshia Johnson. The administration also i...

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ST strike called off after rap by High Court

ST strike called off after rap by High Court

The MSRTC employees, numbering over one lakh, had been demanding salary in accordance with the 7th Pay Commission recommendations. The petitioner had alleged that unions and employees had planned the ...

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Bigg Boss 11: No Eviction this weekend

Bigg Boss 11: No Eviction this weekend

Bigg Boss called Sapna Choudhary in the confession room and asked her to inform everyone that the housemates had to select two contestants from Vikas Gupta's team (also the winning team), who perform...

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Munich police in manhunt for knife attacker

Munich police in manhunt for knife attacker

An unidentified knifeman has attacked and wounded several people in downtown Munich, local police reported, adding that the perpetrator is still at large. "He also had a backpack with camping mat". ...

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PM Abbasi says D-8's progress failed in achieving economic goals

He said foes of Turkey were our foes and friends of Istanbul were friends of Islamabad . The Istanbul Summit will, inter-alia, be an occasion to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Organizati...

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Sharif pleads not guilty in Flagship Investments court indictment

Sharif pleads not guilty in Flagship Investments court indictment

A Sharif representative entered a not guilty plea for the sacked Prime Minister, who is now in London with his wife Kulsoom Nawaz as she undergoes cancer treatment. Sharif's children - Hassan and Huss...

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Fourteen feared dead in Malaysian landslide

Fourteen feared dead in Malaysian landslide

Many foreigners work in low-paying, physically-demanding industries such as construction in Malaysia. Penang Island City Council (MBPP) mayor Datuk Maimunah Shariff said further investigations will ...

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United States soldiers killed in Niger were caught by surprise, official says

United States soldiers killed in Niger were caught by surprise, official says

Frederica S. Wilson (D-Fla.) that Trump told Johnson's widow that her husband 'must have known what he signed up for'". La David T. Johnson, was one of four American soldiers killed in an October ...

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Letter to the Editor: Puerto Rico vs. Texas and Florida

Letter to the Editor: Puerto Rico vs. Texas and Florida

Thousands remain in shelters set up after the storm. Cruz added: "I think the president lives in an alternative reality world, that only he believes the things he is saying". As of Friday, 80% of th...

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Lockdown lifted after shooting on campus of Virginia State University

Lockdown lifted after shooting on campus of Virginia State University

Abdullah said in a statement on Friday. Virginia State University is about 24 miles south of Richmond, Va. Authorities are asking for the public's help to identify the suspect in a shooting that...

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Trump says Sen. Rand Paul will support the tax plan

Trump says Sen. Rand Paul will support the tax plan

Is the budget plan done with? The vote was 51 to 49, with all Democrats and Sen. Republicans, who represent many lower-taxed states, wanted to limit it. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is planning on ...

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Four Pasquotank inmates charged with first-degree murder

Four Pasquotank inmates charged with first-degree murder

A correctional officer and the manager of the sewing plant were killed on October 12th during an escape attempt at Pasquotank Correctional Institution. Funeral arrangements for the two employees have ...

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16 police officers killed in Egypt shootout

16 police officers killed in Egypt shootout

The militants had opened fire as the police moved in to apprehend them. It is noted that eight other security personnel were wounded in the attack. Egypt is facing an Islamist insurgency concentra...

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Yogi's Diwali celebrations at Ayodhya, first step toward Ram Temple construction

Yogi's Diwali celebrations at Ayodhya, first step toward Ram Temple construction

CM Adityanath, who is visiting Ayodhya's disputed Ram Janmabhoomi site on the occasion of Diwali, was quoted by ANI as saying: "Meri vyaktigat aastha bhi hai, us mein vipaksh kaise hastakshep kar sa...

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Tendulkar trolls Sehwag with 'ulta' birthday wish

Tendulkar trolls Sehwag with 'ulta' birthday wish

As the Nawab of Najafgarh turned 39, many cricketers took to social media and wished the former batsman in their own style. The wish was from his inspiration and cricketer legend Sachin Tendulkar. T...

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Body Cams Had No Impact on Police Behavior, New Study Shows

Body Cams Had No Impact on Police Behavior, New Study Shows

An officer-worn body camera could thus be redundant in the age of smartphones and connectivity. Meanwhile, almost every major police force in the country was in the process of implementing a body ca...

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Trump Attacks Gold-Star Family... Again

Trump Attacks Gold-Star Family... Again

HolderEric Holder group to sue Georgia over redistricting Eric Holder to Trump: "Taking a knee is not without precedent" Juan Williams: Momentum builds against gerrymandering MORE said Wednesday...

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Soldier's widow releases recording of family's call with Trump

A spokeswoman for Wilson, who was in the auto with Johnson's family when Trump called Tuesday as they drove to Miami's airport to receive the body, said yesterday that Wilson stood by her earlier comm...

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Court Blocks Immediate Abortion for Undocumented Teen

Court Blocks Immediate Abortion for Undocumented Teen

It's unlikely the same majority that upheld the "undue burden" standard for state abortion restrictions in the Whole Women's Health case past year - another Texas case - will decide it's okay for ...

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Massachusetts School, Museum Apologize After Photo Goes Viral

Massachusetts School, Museum Apologize After Photo Goes Viral

A photo of the scene, which was posted on Facebook, was mistaken for a slavery recreation, the Daily Mail reports. "Through our investigation, it was explained by the Director of Education from Pli...

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Egypt releases Irish citizen after four years in jail

An Irish man imprisoned in Egypt for more than four years for taking part in anti-government protests has finally been released. Egyptian authorities have released high-profile Irish detainee Ibr...

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Equity Research Analyst's Stock Ratings: Starbucks Corporation (SBUX), Edison International (EIX)

About 2.86M shares traded. Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)'s earnings per share has been growing at a 18.6 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as 12.7 percent. T...

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Petition signed by 85000 people asks Gov. Snyder to fire MSP director

Petition signed by 85000 people asks Gov. Snyder to fire MSP director

She will still be required to report to working during those five days and demonstrate "outstanding leadership by example for the men and women she commands", the governor's office said Thursday. Wh...

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Malaysia Airlines picks new CEO after shock departure

Malaysia Airlines picks new CEO after shock departure

Irish stockbroker Goodbody last week said in a note that Bellew was well regarded in the industry and was "thought to have had a good relationship with the pilots when he was there". "We are on track ...

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First lady Melania Trump donates inaugural gown to popular Smithsonian exhibition

First lady Melania Trump donates inaugural gown to popular Smithsonian exhibition

According to Trump's Communications Director Stephanie Grisham, the First Lady has had a passion for design since she was young, so she had a precise idea of what she wanted to wear during Donald Trum...

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WEATHER: Dry air thru Saturday

WEATHER: Dry air thru Saturday

Snow levels will range between 4,000 and 5,000 feet and could create some travel delays. We could certainly use some rain as CT is either in the "abnormally dry" or now "moderate drought" classificati...

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Transgender woman 'abuses and penetrates' 10-year-old girl

Transgender woman 'abuses and penetrates' 10-year-old girl

When the mother confronted Martinez, who pleaded not guilty, he said her daughter was lying and was "a little bitch", K2 Radio reported. A sexual assault exam was later completed and nurses found redn...

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ACLU says Dickinson hurricane fix grant application violates Constitution

ACLU says Dickinson hurricane fix grant application violates Constitution

The city of Dickinson , located southeast of Houston, recently posted to its website an application for hurricane fix grants from donations made toward rebuilding efforts. The ACLU statement ...

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Chicago Museum: Renoir Painting at Trump Tower Not Real

Chicago Museum: Renoir Painting at Trump Tower Not Real

We should note that as of Thursday, October 19th Donald Trump has yet to confirm or deny O'Brien's claims. The painting in question is " Two Sisters (On The Terrace )", by the French impressionist...

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Canadian couple were held in Pakistan for five years: Central Intelligence Agency chief

Canadian couple were held in Pakistan for five years: Central Intelligence Agency chief

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani at a gathering on Friday said Afghanistan has been a main victim of terrorism and that the countries which seek their interests in the existence of terrorist groups wil...

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3 arrested after shooting following white nationalist speech

3 arrested after shooting following white nationalist speech

Tenbrink had come to UF for the speech. One of the people hit the Jeep with a baton, and it pulled over. A police statement said Tyler Tenbrink, 28, of Richmond, Texas; William Fears, 30, of Pas...

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Michele Marsh, Longtime New York TV Anchor, Dies at 63

Michele Marsh, Longtime New York TV Anchor, Dies at 63

She inspired many women to go into an industry once dominated by men. Michele Marsh was 63. Marsh started at WCBS-TV in 1979 at the age of 25. She was very popular with viewers as her main ancho...

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Kenyan opposition leader meets with election body head

Kenyan opposition leader meets with election body head

The volatile build-up to the October 26 vote has revived memories for Kenyans of ethnically charged violence that killed around 1,200 people after a disputed election in 2007. "Despite the frequent ac...

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Golmaal Again Box Office: Ajay Devgn's film opens to high occupancy

Golmaal Again Box Office: Ajay Devgn's film opens to high occupancy

The film which promised a laughter riot surely stands up to the audiences' expectation. If core entertainment is what you are looking forward to this weekend, Rohit Shetty directed Golmaal Again i...

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Fox News Retracts Story About Fake Navy SEAL

Fox News Retracts Story About Fake Navy SEAL

Never won a single Purple Heart, let alone two. But that wasn't the real hook: Garofalo, according to Fox News , was a plankowner in the original SEAL teams. Garofalo is a veteran of the Navy, bu...

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Ranjit Kumar resigns as Solicitor General, cites 'personal reasons' as cause

Ranjit Kumar resigns as Solicitor General, cites 'personal reasons' as cause

He also cited personal reasons. Ranjit Kumar became the government's second top legal officer to step down after Mukul Rohatgi resigned as Attorney General of India in June this year. After Rohatgi'...

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Kabul Shia mosque blast kills dozens

Kabul Shia mosque blast kills dozens

This is not the first time the loyalists of the terror group have claimed responsibility behind the attacks on mosques in Kabul. The spokesperson of the region, Abdul Hai Khatibi said that the explo...

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Politics should not be allowed in educational campuses: Kerala HC

Politics should not be allowed in educational campuses: Kerala HC

The court also ordered the state police to close down all such "centres" that attempt to convert or re-convert those who are in love with people from different religions. The judges quoted American po...

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Joe Arpaio Is Still Guilty Despite Presidential Pardon, Judge Says

Joe Arpaio Is Still Guilty Despite Presidential Pardon, Judge Says

The President's pardon drew an outcry from civil rights groups, which accused the former sheriff of violating the constitution in his crackdown on illegal immigration. A presidential pardon does not r...

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