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WEATHER WARNING: Foggy conditions this morning across Co Leitrim

WEATHER WARNING: Foggy conditions this morning across Co Leitrim

Monday is set to remain mostly dry but mist and fog is expected to linger throughout the day. The chief forecaster's assessment reads: "With light winds and clear skies fog is expected to form quite...

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wedding to clash with FA Cup final

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wedding to clash with FA Cup final

The date was confirmed Friday by the prince's Kensington Palace office. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have set a date for their spring wedding, announcing they will say "I do" on May 19, 2...

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Causes of Deaths of 4 Infants Remain Unknown

Causes of Deaths of 4 Infants Remain Unknown

Saturday. The babies in the incubators had swollen stomachs and had shown difficulty in breathing, the babies' family members told the police, according to the newspaper. The hospital said that all ...

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Sebastian Pinera to be sworn in as Chile's President

Sebastian Pinera to be sworn in as Chile's President

On Sunday evening, supporters gathered to celebrate Pinera's win at his Santiago campaign headquarters. "We welcome this triumph with humility and hope". "What happened here is that Pinera managed to ...

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Austria swears in Europe's youngest leader amid protests

Austria swears in Europe's youngest leader amid protests

The rally targeted the anti-immigrant Freedom Party of Austria (FPO), which has joined the coalition government. Despite the fact that the centre-left Social Democratic Party, with 26.9 per cent, ac...

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UN Security Council Mulls Call For US Jerusalem Decision To Be Withdrawn

Such a resolution would most likely be vetoed by the USA, the sources said, adding the Palestinians might also pursue action in the General Assembly after a veto in the Security Council. The Securit...

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Former World Player of the Year Kaka Announces Retirement

Former World Player of the Year Kaka Announces Retirement

Kaka tweeted Sunday that "I'm now ready for the next journey". A graceful midfielder, Kaka won 92 caps for Brazil, scoring 29 goals and featuring at three World Cups. "The fact that I have had succe...

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Hernández victor of disputed Honduras election

Hernández victor of disputed Honduras election

President Juan Orlando Hernandez was declared the victor Sunday of Honduras' disputed election after three weeks of uncertainty and unrest in which at least 17 people died in protests amid allegations...

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China air force drills in Sea of Japan and again around Taiwan

China air force drills in Sea of Japan and again around Taiwan

South Korea said five Chinese military planes entered its air defence identification zone on Monday. Chinese air force planes Monday flew through Tsushima Strait for the first time and conducted dri...

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12 killed as fire breaks out in shop

12 killed as fire breaks out in shop

At least 25 fire tenders have been rushed to the spot to douse the fire. Although the fire was extinguished within ten minutes, several workers who were fast asleep at the shop when the fire broke out...

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Senior police official killed in fighting militants in northwestern Afghan province

Senior police official killed in fighting militants in northwestern Afghan province

Sarwari says the clash lasted nearly four hours before scores of the Taliban attackers were repelled. In addition, four Taliban militants were killed and eight militants, including a local Taliban s...

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Fog advisories in effect for almost entire state

Fog advisories in effect for almost entire state

Widespread RAIN will develop later AM through the day with some areas (esp east) picking up another inch or more! Rain will exit during the evening. There is signs though as we head into next weekend ...

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Ronaldo a legend, one of best ever - Ramos

Ronaldo a legend, one of best ever - Ramos

Real beat Gremio to secure the Club World Cup for the second successive year on Sunday, following another individual honour for Ronaldo , who won his fifth Ballon d'Or . "There have been some gre...

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Phillipine president wants to change same-sex marriage laws

His comments today (Sunday, December 17) are at odds with his previous statements on the matter, and are likely to irk leaders of the Roman Catholic Church. Australia is the latest to legalise it afte...

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U.S. blaming Pakistan for its failure in Afghanistan: Janjua

The adviser said there is still a long way to go as the Taliban in Afghanistan are becoming stronger and India is accumulating more and more weapons. "Security in South Asia is under pressure", he s...

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Attackers seize building near training centre of Afghan spy agency in Kabul

Attackers seize building near training centre of Afghan spy agency in Kabul

Meanwhile, Afghan officials in the western province of Badghis have confirmed that Taliban insurgents ambushed a security convoy early Monday morning and killed the police commander of the remote Aab ...

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Trump to accuse China of 'economic aggression': Financial Times

Trump to accuse China of 'economic aggression': Financial Times

The national security strategy highlights the link between a strong domestic economy and national defense. It will be the first time that a new USA administration has presented a national security s...

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Trump Says Russia 'Not Helping' On North Korea; Russia Fires Back

Trump Says Russia 'Not Helping' On North Korea; Russia Fires Back

The White House added that both "discussed working together to resolve the very risky situation in North Korea ". He also welcomed the US' "awareness of reality" in the North Korea situation. Explora...

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Sherman death: Couple died of neck compression; Murder unit to investigate

Sherman death: Couple died of neck compression; Murder unit to investigate

According to the Associated Press , Toronto police are treating the deaths as " suspicious ", but stopped short of declaring them homicides. David Hopkinson said Saturday the autopsies were being p...

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Despite limited sunshine, it is a mild Monday

Despite limited sunshine, it is a mild Monday

Tuesday night: A chance of rain showers before 2 a.m., then a chance of rain and snow showers between 2 a.m. and 4 a.m., then a chance of snow showers after 4 a.m. Some patchy fog will once again be ...

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Sarah Palin's Son Track Arrested for Burglary and Assault in Alaska

Sarah Palin's Son Track Arrested for Burglary and Assault in Alaska

The charges seem to stem from an incident in his family's hometown of Wasilla, though further details about what happened were not immediately available. A year ago the prosecution dismissed two charg...

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Wife of slain ex-NBA player Lorenzen Wright arrested in Riverside County

Court documents in Shelby County, Tennessee, show how Wright-Robinson, 41, lavishly spent $973K of the settlement within 10 months of receiving it - even though the money was designated to support the...

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Election Commission withdraws notice against Rahul Gandhi for TV interview

Election Commission withdraws notice against Rahul Gandhi for TV interview

On the other hand, the ruling BJP is pinning all its hopes on the strength of Prime Minister Modi's persona, the "micro-management" of elections by party president Amit Shah as well as huge adva...

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Gujarat Elections: Vijay Rupani wins by 25000 votes after initial scare

Gujarat Elections: Vijay Rupani wins by 25000 votes after initial scare

The Gujarat model which the BJP touted so proudly to take power nationally is not clicking in Gujarat. Senior Congress leader Shaktisinh Gohil is trailing against BJP's Virendrasinh Jadeja from Mand...

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Philippine officials say more than 30 dead due to slow storm

Philippine officials say more than 30 dead due to slow storm

Kai-Tak, packing gusts of up to 110km/h, hit the country's third-largest island and was forecast to slice across the rest of the central Philippines over the weekend, the state weather service said. T...

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Oracle agrees to buy Australia's Aconex for $1.19 billion

Oracle agrees to buy Australia's Aconex for $1.19 billion

The Oracle deal comes in at AU$7.80 a share, a 47 percent premium on Aconex's ASX Ltd. closing price of AU$5.29 per share Friday. Oracle will pay $7.80 in cash for each Aconex share. Situated in Melb...

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7-year-old's heartbreaking letter to Santa inspires flood of donations

7-year-old's heartbreaking letter to Santa inspires flood of donations

When the girl's mother Maria Cortez heard about her daughter plea to Santa Claus, she could not hold back her tears. A couple days later, Espiricueta posted an update : "Thank you to everyone tha...

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Rajnath Singh slams Karnataka on law and order

Rajnath Singh slams Karnataka on law and order

Rajnath Singh says the Congress government in Karnataka had tried to polarize society by making false assurances on reservations for scheduled caste/scheduled tribe and minorities. Did fire erupt in K...

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California issues 1st licence for Cannabis Business

California issues 1st licence for Cannabis Business

The company was issued the first of four temporary licenses Thursday to begin retail sales of marijuana and cannabis products for "adult use", the state's designation for recreational marijuana. Khali...

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Death of Canadian billionaires 'suspicious'

Death of Canadian billionaires 'suspicious'

Police are treating the deaths of Barry Sherman , 75, and his wife Honey , whose bodies were found in their Toronto home on Friday, as "suspicious" but say no suspects are being sought. The Shermans...

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United Nations to vote today on measure rejecting US Jerusalem decision

United Nations to vote today on measure rejecting US Jerusalem decision

The United Nations Security Council is considering a draft resolution against the recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Media reports confirm that the resolution has wide support on t...

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8000 firefighters protect California communities

8000 firefighters protect California communities

Today, a procession will take 32-year-old Cory Iverson's body from Ventura back to San Diego so he can be laid to rest. It was then expected to head into LA County, continuing into San Bernardino Coun...

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Sen. John McCain won't vote on Republican tax bill

Sen. John McCain won't vote on Republican tax bill

Here is a photo of Senator John McCain. Republican Sen. John McCain will return home to Arizona and miss his party's final tax bill vote expected this week, CBS News reported on Sunday. He suffere...

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Former US Ambassador to Russia 'Shocked' by Trump's Phone Call to Putin

Former US Ambassador to Russia 'Shocked' by Trump's Phone Call to Putin

According to current and former United States officials, President Donald Trump's daily briefing is created to avoid making him angry, and often avoids the latest intelligence on Russia's interf...

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Saakashvili Supporters Scuffle with Police Outside Concert Hall in Kiev

The situation was relatively calm at the Palace after darkness fell with a large number of riot police blocking the entrance to the center, whose doors protesters had earlier tried to break through, s...

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Royals join bereaved families in London tower fire memorial

Ben Gabbitas, whose close friend and confidante Sheila died in the fire, hailed the British royals' presence as a constant strand of support through the uncertainty of the past six months. An inquiry ...

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Firefighter is Second Person to Die in California's Thomas Fire

Firefighter is Second Person to Die in California's Thomas Fire

Pimlott said he was "deeply saddened" by Iverson's death but added that fire crews were continuing to focus on their mission. More than 8,000 firefighters were dispatched to fight the Thomas Fi...

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Omarosa Crashes The White House Tree Trimming On 'SNL'

Omarosa Crashes The White House Tree Trimming On 'SNL'

Baldwin's Trump stood alongside his wife, Cecily Strong's Melania Trump , as the two wished a Merry Christmas to all from the White House. Since her stint as a contestant on the first season of T...

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Kerala CPI(M) erects flex board of Kim Jong Un, courts controversy

Kerala CPI(M) erects flex board of Kim Jong Un, courts controversy

The Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington DC has warned a test is likely to take place. However, the inclusion of the North Korean despot among the pantheon of Communis...

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CVS Health (NYSE:CVS) Given a $76.00 Price Target by Citigroup Analysts

The stock increased 0.71% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $32.56. About 4.78M shares traded or 34.24% up from the average. (LOR) has risen 23.02% since December 16, 2016 and is uptr...

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