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Spurs forward Kyle Anderson to miss multiple weeks with MCL sprain

Spurs forward Kyle Anderson to miss multiple weeks with MCL sprain

Danny Green swatted an inside attempt by 6-foot-11 Andre Drummond with 28.9 seconds left and the Spurs clinging to a 94-91 advantage. The San Antonio Spurs are shooting 36.2 percent from beyond the ...

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Georgian ex-president Saakashvili arrested in Ukraine dramatic rooftop scene

Ukrainian authorities detained Mikheil Saakashvili at his home on Tuesday morning but hundreds of protesters stopped the police van with Saakashvili inside from driving away. Poroshenko revoked Saakas...

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Australia to legislate against foreign interference in politics

The threat of foreign interference in Australian politics has dominated a fiery Question Time. The bill seeks to create a new foreign influence transparency scheme which will require a person or ent...

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Fugitive US lawyer wanted for fraud captured in Honduras

Fugitive US lawyer wanted for fraud captured in Honduras

In June, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky sentenced Conn in absentia to 12 years in prison, ordered him to pay nearly $170 million in restitution, a $50,000 fine a...

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Fatal collision in Wexford claimed the lives of four people last night

Fatal collision in Wexford claimed the lives of four people last night

The crash is believed to have been between a auto and a truck on Begarin Hill between New Ross and nearby Cushinstown shortly after 6.30pm. Gardaí are investigating the possiblity that the collision...

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9-hour rainbow in Taiwan may be the longest-lasting yet

9-hour rainbow in Taiwan may be the longest-lasting yet

Professor Chou said: 'This was a gift from the sky. Their observations, pictures and video recordings showed the rainbow lasted from 6.57 a.m. until 3.55 p.m. I was so excited; I wanted to make su...

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Russian Federation registers 9 U.S. media outlets as 'foreign agents'

Russian Federation registers 9 U.S. media outlets as 'foreign agents'

Russian state broadcaster RT last month reluctantly complied with a USA request to register a US -based affiliate company as a "foreign agent", under the Foreign Agent Registration Act. The list also ...

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Poverty levels among pensioners, children increase in Britain

Poverty levels among pensioners, children increase in Britain

The report by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation found that four million children, who make up 30 per cent of all youngsters, now live in poverty across the UK. Pensioners in the United Kingdom had the h...

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Sharad Yadav disqualified from RS

Sharad Yadav disqualified from RS

Rebel Janata Dal (United) leaders Sharad Yadav and Ali Anwar on Monday was disqualified from Rajya Sabha. The Mahagathbandhan was a pre-poll alliance between the JD (U), RJD and Congress that had been...

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Padman: Akshay Kumar thinks 'mad only become famous' in this new poster

Padman: Akshay Kumar thinks 'mad only become famous' in this new poster

The story inspired Twinkle Khanna so much that she mentioned him in one of the chapters of her book " The Legend Of Lakshmi Prasad ". In the poster, Akshay Kumar is all smiles and looking at the h...

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Radio employees in Iowa fired for comments about a team's 'Español people'

Radio employees in Iowa fired for comments about a team's 'Español people'

KIOW manager Karl Woodridge declined to comment beyond a statement posted online. The other producer was identified by Forest City School District officials as Holly Jane Kusserow-Smidt. On Thur...

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Heart of Dallas Bowl gets first 'Power Five' match up since 2013

Heart of Dallas Bowl gets first 'Power Five' match up since 2013

The offense is led by quarterback Ahmad Bradshaw, who's rushed for 1,472 yards this season. A game like the Heart of Dallas Bowl doesn't provide the same kind of pizazz. West Virginia head coach Dana ...

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Independent truckers are concerned over electronic logging devices

Independent truckers are concerned over electronic logging devices

Take the federal hours of service rule, for example, which limits truckers to driving for 11 hours per day within a 14 hour period, followed by 10 hours of rest. He says if something happens to livest...

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The Game Awards 2017 has star studded cast

The Game Awards 2017 has star studded cast

According to Geoff Keighley, the producer of the annual awards show, Hideo Kojima and Guillermo del Toro will present a certain award on stage. We're excited to share that The Game Awards 2017 w...

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Harwood Heights officials help kick off state's 200th birthday celebration

Harwood Heights officials help kick off state's 200th birthday celebration

On December 3rd, 1818 IL was admitted as the 21st state, and the flag-raising was repeated in scores of towns and cities all across IL. "This celebration also honors the many ways IL has influenced Am...

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Snow, high winds and cold mark season's first wintry weather

Snow, high winds and cold mark season's first wintry weather

Winds could gust as high as 30 miles per hour. Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy - low around 24. North, northwest wind 6 to 11 miles per hour. Enjoy the weather today , before a blast of wind an...

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Apple agrees to pay Ireland over $15 billion in back taxes

Apple agrees to pay Ireland over $15 billion in back taxes

The deal had allowed Apple to pay an effective corporate tax rate of one percent on its European profits in 2003, down to as low as 0 .005 percent in certain years, according to Vestager. As no money...

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Nike Unveils Special Edition Uniforms For Army vs Navy Game

Nike Unveils Special Edition Uniforms For Army vs Navy Game

Army's uniforms will have camouflage trim and under layer. "I am honored to see the West Point football team will pay homage to our storied division this Saturday when they "Climb to Glory" and bea...

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Israel strikes outskirts of Damascus, loud explosions heard

Israel strikes outskirts of Damascus, loud explosions heard

Smoke was also allegedly visible rising above the area. The targets reportedly included the highly secretive scientific research center at Jamraya. Israel said in October it had attacked Syrian go...

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4000 gun seizures ordered over failed background checks, reports say

4000 gun seizures ordered over failed background checks, reports say

The FBI's criminal foundation division audits a large number of firearm exchanges every year, except investigators have a 72-hour farthest point to finish those checks. Sessions made a decision to fol...

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Partly sunny, high near 50 — TODAY'S FORECAST

This will keep skies partly cloudy, have highs in the mid-50s and winds to stay out of the north at 5-10 miles per hour. Starting Wednesday , though, the high will drop to 66, and be accompanied by...

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Texas cop shot dead in line of duty while serving warrant

Texas cop shot dead in line of duty while serving warrant

Shortly after officers arrived, a male suspect began firing at officers. He was transported to the Central Texas Medical Center immediately after where he later died. "This is a wonderful, quiet neigh...

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Schleckser Sells 5601 Shares of Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Stock

Schleckser Sells 5601 Shares of Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Stock

Ralph Lauren Corp now has $8.03B valuation. The stock decreased 4.51% or $2.12 during the last trading session, reaching $44.89. The shares were sold at an average price of $83.93, for a total transac...

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Meghan McCain Scolds Her 'View' Co-Hosts For Celebrating Misreported Flynn News

Meghan McCain Scolds Her 'View' Co-Hosts For Celebrating Misreported Flynn News

McCain used the term "fake news" six times in under two minutes, before Behar corrected her that "fake news" is a specific term that refers to the intentional spreading of knowingly false information ...

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101-year-old veteran volunteers as Salvation Army bell ringer

101-year-old veteran volunteers as Salvation Army bell ringer

Bevan has been volunteering for the Pittsburg Salvation Army for almost a decade. Your help is needed as the Salvation Army embarks on year number 127 for its Red Kettle Campaign. and 8 p.m., Monday...

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What's Causing The "Ghost Disease" Near North Korea's Nuclear Test Site?

Although the nuclear tests occur deep below the surface, the increasingly weak geology there makes it a distinct possibility that some of the radiation is effusing up toward the surface. "A lot of epi...

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Long Island man arrested for biting parents' dog, pulling her eye out

Long Island man arrested for biting parents' dog, pulling her eye out

The 3-year-old pooch, Chloe, was rushed to an animal hospital with her right eye bitten out on November 6 around 9 p.m., according to the Nassau County SPCA, which was notified by the veterinarian. "I...

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Did Farah Khan call Kapil Sharma mannerless?

Did Farah Khan call Kapil Sharma mannerless?

When spotboyE asked Farah about Kapil's lack of courtesy that left her angry, she said:"It was not just Kapil Sharma . While this may be only his second feature film but Kapil has legions of fans a...

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Cyclone Ockhi: Rajnath speaks Tamil Nadu, Kerala CMs

Cyclone Ockhi: Rajnath speaks Tamil Nadu, Kerala CMs

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, who is on a tour of cyclone Ockhi- affected areas, on Monday said that search and rescue operations in high seas would not be stopped or diluted till all fishermen...

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UN?Political Chief Jeffrey Feltman To Visit North Korea This Week

UN?Political Chief Jeffrey Feltman To Visit North Korea This Week

He will meet with the North Korean foreign minister, Ri Yong Ho, and vice-minister, Pak Myong Guk, said a United Nations spokesman, Stephane Dujarric, adding that the visit was in response to "a longs...

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California state lawmaker accused of sexual harassment

California state lawmaker accused of sexual harassment

Lopez filed a complaint with the Assembly Rules Committee and told her story to an assembly hearing without naming the lawmaker. "There are other women who have been sexually harassed by Matt Dabab...

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Senate Passes $1.4 Trillion Tax Cut Legislation

Senate Passes $1.4 Trillion Tax Cut Legislation

Here are the Republican senators who have been pivotal to the bill's fate. And despite Republicans' longstanding fear of increasing the deficit, the bill will add an estimated $1.5 trillion in feder...

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Ex-Yemeni president Saleh killed by allies

Gen. Yahya al Mahdi, said that Saleh was killed on the Sinhan-Maareb highway while secretly moving through the country. A Sana'a based activist Hussain Albukhaiti has told Aljazeera on Monday that...

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Squirrel vandalizes New Jersey city's Christmas lights

Squirrel vandalizes New Jersey city's Christmas lights

The officer who runs Sea Girt police's Facebook page joked on Facebook that the squirrel was "charged with criminal mischief and released on bail". With just a day to go for the lighting ceremony, o...

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American opossum gets drunk after breaking into a Florida bottle shop

American opossum gets drunk after breaking into a Florida bottle shop

The critter was taken to Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge by a Fort Walton Beach police officer on November 24 (the morning after Thanksgiving), according to the animal rescue's Facebook page. If this op...

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Olivier Giroud urged to leave Arsenal in January by France assistant manager

Olivier Giroud urged to leave Arsenal in January by France assistant manager

With Lacazette being Arsene Wenger's preferred choice in attack, and scoring eight goals in 15 Premier League matches, Giroud is in danger of falling out of France's World Cup squad for Russian ...

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Trump says he's encouraging Hatch to run for reelection

Trump says he's encouraging Hatch to run for reelection

Breitbart editor in chief and former Trump advisor Steven Bannon also is reportedly trying to keep Romney from running for Senate in his effort to keep establishment Republicans out of Washington. Y...

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U.S. defense secretary meets Pakistan's prime minister

U.S. defense secretary meets Pakistan's prime minister

The Prime Minister was assisted by Ministers of Defence, Foreign Affairs and Interior as well as senior officials from the respective ministries. General (r) Mattis stated that the goal of his visit...

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Turkey's Erdogan says businessmen moving assets overseas are

Turkey's Erdogan says businessmen moving assets overseas are "traitors"

I call on the government not to authorise any such moves, because these are acts of treason", Erdogan said in televised comments to party members in the eastern town on Mus. The Istanbul prosecutor's ...

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Police handling of Tess Richey case to be investigated

Police handling of Tess Richey case to be investigated

Earlier this week, Richey's sisters told CBC Toronto that the entire family was always in close contact, and it was uncharacteristic of her not to reply to text messages. Saturday when Simard made a d...

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