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AFP charge Sydney man for allegedly acting as agent for North Korea

The man is alleged to have acted as an economic agent for North Korea, in breach of both United States and Australian sanctions. "But we estimate that if these trades were successful, we're talking te...

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Fire danger to increase locally over the weekend

Fire danger to increase locally over the weekend

The Bay Area red-flag warning covers higher elevations throughout the region, including the Santa Cruz Mountains, the East Bay and North Bay hills, Mount Diablo and the Diablo Range. Santa Ana Winds ...

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Gillibrand calls Trump a 'bully' trying to silence her and his accusers

Gillibrand calls Trump a 'bully' trying to silence her and his accusers

She called the Democrats' response to Trump's Gillibrand tweet "laughable". "Only if your mind is in the gutter would you have read it that way", was Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders's t...

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Bossov Ballet Dancers Prepare for 'Nutcracker' Performance in Waterville

Bossov Ballet Dancers Prepare for 'Nutcracker' Performance in Waterville

Don't miss out on the magic of Festival Ballet Providence's timeless production of " The Nutcracker ". "It still has the same charm and imagination as the classic Nutcracker , it's just using a dif...

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Weekend rain and milder highs

Weekend rain and milder highs

Sunday will begin chilly and cloudy. Overnight, the rain will become more widespread. Rain showers will be possible for Sunday and into early Monday morning, with Sunday afternoon highs in ...

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Black Women Decided Alabama Senate Race. Will Democratic Party Take Notice?

Black Women Decided Alabama Senate Race. Will Democratic Party Take Notice?

But in state and congressional races, no Electoral College stands in the way of the popular will. White female voters, in comparison, overwhelming supported Moore. First, one of the most important t...

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What's Real Worth Of Skechers USA, Inc. (SKX), SCANA Corporation (SCG)

The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink . (NYSE: SKX ), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. 7 funds opened...

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United States government spent $31 million on UFO research

United States government spent $31 million on UFO research

Until his departure the program, though unclassified, had nevertheless been a Pentagon secret in that its existence had never been publicly acknowledged. He worked out of his office in the Pentagon un...

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Two Dogs Killed Their Virginia Mistress, Cops Say

Two Dogs Killed Their Virginia Mistress, Cops Say

The dogs - described as being "very large, brindle-colored pit bull dogs" - were said to be aggressively guarding her body when Stephens' father came across them, according to Goochland County Sheriff...

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Queens Of The Stone Age singer apologizes for kicking photographer

Queens Of The Stone Age singer apologizes for kicking photographer

The move comes after Homme kicked photographer Chelsea Lauren at a live show in Los Angeles last week , which resulted in her having to spend time in hospital. Chef and television personality Anthony...

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'Virat Kohli best across formats, Steve Smith best in Tests'

'Virat Kohli best across formats, Steve Smith best in Tests'

Ostensibly hailing Smith as the best batsman in the world, the legendary Tasmanian sounded reluctant to place the likes of Joe Root and Kane Williamson at a similar level to the unorthodox right-han...

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Met Office issues new ice warning for North

Met Office issues new ice warning for North

The forecast warns of a 90 per cent chance of "severe cold weather" until Sunday . Other parts of the United Kingdom, including the North-East of England and Northern Ireland, will also be affected...

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Firefighter dies, thousands more take on California blaze

Firefighter dies, thousands more take on California blaze

Firefighter Cory Iverson, 32, died Thursday, but authorities have not yet released the circumstances of his death. Dozens of police and fire vehicles escorted a hearse carrying Iverson's flag-draped...

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Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI Purchases 97458 Shares of Southwestern Energy (SWN)

About 22.59 million shares traded or 35.63% up from the average. Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) has risen 9.50% since December 16, 2016 and is uptrending. It worsened...

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Omarosa Manigault Has Resigned From Her White House Job

Omarosa Manigault Has Resigned From Her White House Job

It is unclear who did the escorting. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Wednesday that Manigault Newman's resignation is effective January 20, one year after Trump's inaugu...

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Argentina fires head of navy a month after submarine vanished

Argentina fires head of navy a month after submarine vanished

The "contacts" turned out to be "sunken fishing boats, rocky formations" and other random objects, the navy said. "Well, here we are, we're reminding them of that", he added. Argentina fired the head ...

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Free university education for poor: breakthrough or hollow promise?

Free university education for poor: breakthrough or hollow promise?

Zuma's announcement comes on the day the ANC's watershed 54th elective conference is expected to begin. This effectively means that Zuma has overruled the recommendations of the Heher Commission i...

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Liverpool firm on Coutinho price and Barça have decision to make

Liverpool firm on Coutinho price and Barça have decision to make

And, as per the aforementioned report from Diario Gol , Reds boss Klopp is keen to plan ahead for such a scenario, with the German tactician having identified Real Madrid midfielder Mateo Kovacic a...

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Holder Frontfour Capital Group LLC Boosted Caesars Entmt Corp (CZR) Stake

The average 1-year price target for (ENDP) reveals an average price target of $10.28 per share. McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has risen 18.25% since December 16, 2016 and is uptrending. Zacks Inve...

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He's back: CC Sabathia is returning to the Yankees

He's back: CC Sabathia is returning to the Yankees

A former Cy Young victor and six-time All-Star, Sabathia pitched to a 14-5 record with a 3.69 ERA and 1.27 WHIP in 27 starts for the Yankees last season. Sabathia fills it. The 37-year-old would be s...

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Putin accuses US agencies of manipulating doping testimony

Putin accuses US agencies of manipulating doping testimony

Even so, the International Olympic Committee concluded there was enough evidence against Russian Federation to ban the nation entirely from the PyeongChang Games. Russia won the most gold (13), silv...

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Middle Tennessee vs. Arkansas State, Camellia Bowl

Middle Tennessee vs. Arkansas State, Camellia Bowl

Though MTSU leads the series, 9-5, Arkansas State won the last matchup in overwhelming fashion. This shapes up to be a pretty good game, with two strong offenses ready to roll out, but with th...

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MI deputies rescue horse from frozen pond

MI deputies rescue horse from frozen pond

The video shows deputies and members of the Ray Township Fire Department working to break up the ice and guide the horse to shore. Initially, deputies tried to use a rope to get the horse out, but the...

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ANC national conference delegates in high spirits

ANC national conference delegates in high spirits

Zuma, 75, will step down this weekend after serving as party leader for two terms. Mr Ramaphosa, who is 65, leads the party faction calling for reform. "We must attend to enormous challenges facing ...

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Bennelong win a 'renaissance' for PM

Bennelong win a 'renaissance' for PM

A loss would also have placed Turnbull's personal position in danger. But with almost 80,000 votes from 37 of 39 booths counted, Mr Alexander had won 59.72 per cent of the two-candidate preferred vo...

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Prominent Lawyer Arranged Payments for Trump Accusers

Prominent Lawyer Arranged Payments for Trump Accusers

Bloom told one prospective accuser that political action committees supporting Hillary Clinton were also contacted as part of the effort, though details about that connection were scarce. The websit...

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Sex charge filed against former soccer coach found with teenager

Rian Rodriguez, 27, was released from the Onondaga County Justice Center Dec. 11 and brought back to Columbia County, Florida this week. Rian Rodriguez, 27, was charged Thursday with sexual assaul...

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Riders rescued after being trapped in Pa. ski lift malfunction

Riders rescued after being trapped in Pa. ski lift malfunction

Photos show some skiers wedged together on the lift after several chairs collided. About five chairs slid backwards and slammed into each other, pinning skiers against each other. The ski resort la...

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Nigerian Governors Approve $1bn To Fight Terrorism

Nigerian Governors Approve $1bn To Fight Terrorism

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has described the decision to withdraw $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account to fight Boko Haram insurgency as a means by the All Progressives Congress, A...

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Tax reform bill teeters as Rubio pulls support

Tax reform bill teeters as Rubio pulls support

A day earlier, a key faction of House Republicans came out in support of the bill, boosting its chances in that chamber. "I'm confident we'll have the votes", said Sen. The changes are "a solid st...

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Pilot draws Christmas tree over Germany during test flight

Pilot draws Christmas tree over Germany during test flight

The design took nearly five and a half hours to create - luckily, there were no passengers on board the flight, which was a test of an aircraft destined to join Dubai carrier Emirates. Airbus tweeted ...

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Far-right party in Austria's new government

Far-right party in Austria's new government

In steps widely seen as formalities, Strache and Kurz are presenting their deal to President Alexander Van der Bellen, a former Greens leader who narrowly beat the FPO in a presidential vote in 2015, ...

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Kono, Tillerson on same page over N Korea

Kono, Tillerson on same page over N Korea

Sources say he will travel to Ottawa on Tuesday to discuss the North Korea crisis, as well as a range of other global and bilateral issues. Japan's Foreign Ministry announced Friday that it is fre...

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Pence delays Israel trip over GOP tax bill

Pence delays Israel trip over GOP tax bill

Vice President Mike Pence will remain in Washington next week to preside over the Senate's vote on the Republican tax overhaul bill, his chief spokeswoman said, a signal GOP leaders expect to thread...

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Real Christmas trees offer environmental benefits

Real Christmas trees offer environmental benefits

Keeping your tree lit all the time can also pose a fire hazard. Fire rescue crews also recommend making sure smoke detectors are working properly. A single real tree absorbs more than a ton of Car...

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Vijay Diwas To Be Observed At War Memorials

Vijay Diwas To Be Observed At War Memorials

Every year, Citizens, senior officials, students & war veterans lay wreaths and remember the sacrifices of the soldiers who died in 1971. "On Vijay Diwas we salute the unflinching courage of all t...

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Trump Offered to Sell Russia's Seized US Dachas

Trump Offered to Sell Russia's Seized US Dachas

The compounds, known as "dachas" - or country houses - were seized under then-U.S. President Barack Obama in December past year as a response to Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 U.S. Earlier ...

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Thousands of Interior Employees Report Harassment and Intimidation at Work

The anonymous survey of the department's almost 70,000 employees show 16 percent said they experienced gender-based harassment, 8 percent reported being victims of sexual harassment, and 9 percent des...

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Intense Cold Wave Takes Northern India Into Its Grip

Intense Cold Wave Takes Northern India Into Its Grip

People of Chandigarh faced cold morning with the minimum temperature settling at 12.6 degrees Celsius on Thursday. Visibility was also affected at several places by the shallow fog during the mornin...

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Amman, Churches march against Trump's decision on Jerusalem

Amman, Churches march against Trump's decision on Jerusalem

Senior Trump administration officials are outlining their views that Jerusalem's Western Wall will ultimately be declared a part of Israel. Abdullah has denounced the Jerusalem announcement as "a vi...

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