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Saudi Arabia seeks to ratchet up pressure against Iran

Saudi Arabia seeks to ratchet up pressure against Iran

Regional tensions have escalated in recent weeks between Riyadh and Tehran over Mr Hariri's resignation and after a ballistic missile was sacked at the kingdom by Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yem...

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Turkeys arrive in Washington for White House pardon

Turkeys arrive in Washington for White House pardon

The National Thanksgiving Turkey and the alternate bird checked into their $267 per night room on Sunday. Harry Truman often gets credit for being the first USA president to pardon a Thanksgivin...

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KPK puts House Speaker Setya Novanto under detention

KPK puts House Speaker Setya Novanto under detention

On Thursday night, it was announced that his auto had crashed and he had checked into Permata Hijau hospital in South Jakarta. Novanto, once hailed by Trump as one of Indonesia's most powerful men, ...

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Twitter account of Pak defence forum suspended over doctored pic

Twitter account of Pak defence forum suspended over doctored pic

However, the original photo was posted by Delhi University student activist Kawalpreet Kaur and leader of the All India Students' Association in June when she called for an end to mob lynchings. Man...

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About dozen people feared dead in Ludhiana factory building collapse after fire

About dozen people feared dead in Ludhiana factory building collapse after fire

The teams of NDRF and local Police have also joined rescue operations. Five fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse flames. Police said some firefighters are also feared trapped in the debris....

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Headed out of state this Thanksgiving? Prepare for higher gas prices

Headed out of state this Thanksgiving? Prepare for higher gas prices

AAA says 50.9 million Americans are expected to travel for this Thanksgiving, 1.6 million more people than past year. The Detroit-area's average fell about 8 cents to $2.67 per gallon. Prices were s...

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Madhya Pradesh And Punjab Government Bans Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati!

Madhya Pradesh And Punjab Government Bans Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati!

And where have we reached as a nation? The future of Padmavati is in the hands of the people who are against the film even before the release. Reacting to it, threats were issued to do physical ha...

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PM Modi condoles demise of Congress leader Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi

PM Modi condoles demise of Congress leader Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi

On October 12, 2008 Musi suffered massive stroke leading to paralysis. Dasmunsi, an avid follower of sports, had headed All India Football Federation for a long time. In his condolence message, Kuma...

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Alonso to drive in Sunday's WEC rookie test with Toyota

Alonso to drive in Sunday's WEC rookie test with Toyota

Fernando Alonso says he is willing to talk about "the future" with regards to a potential Le Mans foray. The 36-year-old McLaren Formula One driver will drive the Toyota TS050 hybrid vehicle in the...

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Shashi Tharoor apologizes for his derogatory remark on Miss World

Shashi Tharoor apologizes for his derogatory remark on Miss World

Chhillar took to Twitter to clarify that she wasn't upset by his tweet . As India celebrated her win, and Twitterati flooded the micro-blogging site with wishes, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor ma...

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Chilly Sunday, quiet holiday week

Chilly Sunday, quiet holiday week

Highs will scale back to the low to mid 50s on Thanksgiving and hold in the chilly 50s on Friday . Friday Night .Mostly clear. Lows near 40. High pressure slips to our south tomorrow and the r...

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Israeli President Rivlin rejects Hebron Shooter's appeal

Israeli President Rivlin rejects Hebron Shooter's appeal

Azaria was caught on video shooting a wounded Palestinian terrorist. A soldier, identified as Azaria, is then seen cocking his rifle and fatally shooting Sharif in the head from several metres away....

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Zimbabwe's Mugabe defies expectations of immediate resignation

Zimbabwe's Mugabe defies expectations of immediate resignation

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe defied expectations he would resign, pledging to preside over a Zanu-PF congress next month even though the ruling party had removed him as its leader hours earlie...

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New York Woman Says Governor Cuomo Ignored Sexual Harassment Claims

New York Woman Says Governor Cuomo Ignored Sexual Harassment Claims

Their interactions soon became flirtatious, she said in the complaint , but also intimidating, as Mr. Hoyt, 55, claimed that he was close to the governor and "was in charge of patronage positions in ...

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Republican Sen. Hatch calls Democrat's comments 'bullcrap' during shouting match over taxes

Republican Sen. Hatch calls Democrat's comments 'bullcrap' during shouting match over taxes

Brown quickly responded, saying that he gets "sick and exhausted of the richest people in this country getting richer and richer". The Senate Finance Committee advanced Republicans' plans to overha...

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Govt making efforts to end Faizabad protest through talks: Ahsan Iqbal

Govt making efforts to end Faizabad protest through talks: Ahsan Iqbal

The court issued show-cause notices to the Inspector General of Police, Islamabad's Chief Commissioner and Secretary Ministry of Interior over non-compliance of court's order. He said business activ...

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Gaia Pope: 'No others involved' in death of teenager

Gaia Pope: 'No others involved' in death of teenager

The owner of the clothes has not been identified but Miss Pope's family have been informed, Dorset Police said. Detectives previously arrested and released under investigation three people, a 71-yea...

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Young Boys Killed In Police Crash

Young Boys Killed In Police Crash

Community members gathered to remember and honor the lives of two young brothers killed in a crash involving a sheriff's department vehicle in Boyle Heights. In addition to the two boys who were kille...

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Undercover video shows nurses laughing as WWII vet dies

Undercover video shows nurses laughing as WWII vet dies

Wanda Nuckles , the former nursing supervisor at the rehab facility, testified during the trial that she rushed to Dempsey's aid when she learned he had stopped breathing and performed heart compressi...

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FDP breaks off coalition talks with Merkel, Greens

FDP breaks off coalition talks with Merkel, Greens

Merkel's conservative alliance CDU-CSU and ecologist Greens. Without bringing the Free Democrats back to the table, Merkel will be forced to try to continue her current governing coalition with the ...

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Ontario government passes legislation ending five-week college strike

Ontario government passes legislation ending five-week college strike

Advanced Education Minister Deb Matthews has estimated that amount would be about $5 million. Campbell said she wanted to see students back in classrooms without losing their year, but not at the ex...

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US Border Patrol agent dies while on patrol in Big Bend Sector

US Border Patrol agent dies while on patrol in Big Bend Sector

US President Donald Trump has repeated his call for building a wall on the border with Mexico as a US Border Patrol Agent died on Sunday after being injured while on duty. "Family members of slain...

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Netanyahu to Be Questioned by Police for Sixth Time on Sunday

Netanyahu to Be Questioned by Police for Sixth Time on Sunday

Netanyahu is suspected of having received luxury gifts from wealthy supporters, including Israeli businessman and Hollywood producer Arnon Milchan . Netanyahu, who was reportedly grilled for four h...

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North Korea enigmatic on Chinese envoy's visit

North Korea enigmatic on Chinese envoy's visit

The details of Song's itinerary have not been made public, but his trip was expected to last four days. This marks the first time a high-level Chinese official visited the country in over a year. "T...

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US Marine involved in deadly crash on Okinawa

US Marine involved in deadly crash on Okinawa

Okinawa prefectural police identified the Marine as Nicholas James-McLean; the public broadcaster NHK gave his age as 21. The serviceman suffered light injuries to his lower back in the accident, whic...

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Scaffolding Collapses in New York City Injuring Five People

Scaffolding Collapses in New York City Injuring Five People

First responders were on the scene quickly, Deputy Chief Chris Boyle of the FDNY told the New York Daily News . "They got a lot of it off even before the fire department came". Investigators said str...

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Trump All But Dares Jeff Flake to Vote No on Tax Bill

Trump All But Dares Jeff Flake to Vote No on Tax Bill

The video does not prove this either way, but the original version of this story did not include Flake's recollection. In a lengthy speech on the Senate floor last month, Flake delivered a thinly ve...

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Natural disaster of magnitude 7 strikes near New Caledonia: USGS

Natural disaster of magnitude 7 strikes near New Caledonia: USGS

A powerful magnitude 7 natural disaster near the French territory of New Caledonia in the South Pacific has triggered a tsunami warning. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre said hazardous tsunami wa...

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Iran's ballistic missiles 'will send' every Arab capital 'into the abyss'

Iran's ballistic missiles 'will send' every Arab capital 'into the abyss'

Bahrain's foreign minister has called on Arab countries to unite and confront Iran over its alleged support for militias in the region. Both Saudi Arabia and Israel view arch-foe Iran as a main th...

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Turkish capital bans public LGBT events

Turkish capital bans public LGBT events

The announcement by Ankara's government is likely to deepen concern about civil liberties under President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan . It said that such exhibitions could cause different groups in societ...

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Meryl Streep says two moments of violence changed her

Meryl Streep says two moments of violence changed her

She went on to say that though standing up and speaking in front of a room of people who are smarter than her is a nauseating prospect, she does know something about real terror. "We come to it disa...

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Kerala CM visits City Corporation Mayor in Medical College

Kerala CM visits City Corporation Mayor in Medical College

Devaswom and Tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran said the attacks were part of organised violence. "The attack was pre-planned and the incident can not be trivialized". On Sunday, Chief Minister...

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Trump blasts Franken, but stays silent on Moore

Trump blasts Franken, but stays silent on Moore

Franken has since apologized for those perverted acts and is barricaded in his figurative bunker as the calls for his resignation grow deafening. Why the different response? Collins, in her intervie...

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Food Stampede Kills 15, Wounds at Least Five People in Essaouira

Food Stampede Kills 15, Wounds at Least Five People in Essaouira

An investigation has been set up to determine what happened and establish responsibility, authorities have said. Last month, the king dismissed the ministers of education, planning and housing, and ...

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Police officer shot and killed near Pittsburgh

Police officer shot and killed near Pittsburgh

Police said the gunman was considered armed and unsafe. Police officers from neighboring towns, some carrying rifles, are scouring the area for the suspect. The officer was identified as officer Bri...

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Trump mocks Franken for the groping photo

Trump mocks Franken for the groping photo

It is hard to fathom that someone with the morals of a shark like Donald Trump is taking a fiendish delight in the precipitous downfall of Sen. Franken's remarks came under new scrutiny this wee...

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All eyes on possible meeting between N. Korean leader, special Chinese envoy

All eyes on possible meeting between N. Korean leader, special Chinese envoy

The ruling Communist Party of China (CPC) is ready to "steadily develop traditional friendly relations" with North Korea, said Beijing's top envoy who is on a visit to Pyongyang. They exchanged views ...

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Modi reiterates commitment to improve sanitation facilities on 'World Toilet Day'

Modi reiterates commitment to improve sanitation facilities on 'World Toilet Day'

Sanitation expert and Sulabh International founder Bindeshwar Pathak and other dignitaries inaugurated the "biggest toilet pot of the world" model and dedicated another 95 new household toilets to the...

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Running game key for LSU in road victory over Tennessee

Running game key for LSU in road victory over Tennessee

His 3-yard touchdown in the third quarter was the 10th of the season, making him the seventh Tiger with 10-plus TD's in multiple seasons. "I thought it was the difference in the game". LSU: Derriu...

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Tumhari Sulu earns Rs2.65 crore on opening day

Tumhari Sulu earns Rs2.65 crore on opening day

The film that opened with 2.87 crores on its opening day on Friday, collected 4.61 crores on its second day, Saturday. The film has been receiving a positive response from the audience but the same co...

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