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New sanctions on North Korea

New sanctions on North Korea

An EU ambassador to the Security Council also said he was "confident" China would vote in favor. The United States presented the draft resolution Thursday following negotiations with China, Py...

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Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic ticket sales rise to 61 per cent

Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic ticket sales rise to 61 per cent

The Opening Ceremony, which will take place at the Pyeongchang Olympic Stadium, has sold 67 per cent of its tickets with its Closing Ceremony counterpart now on 35 per cent. A high-speed rail link has...

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West Belfast shooting was 'brutal and despicable' - PSNI

West Belfast shooting was 'brutal and despicable' - PSNI

The 18-year-old man was shot twice, and has been treated in hospital for leg injuries. Anyone who noticed any suspicious activity in the area of Pembroke Loop Road on Satuerday night is asked to con...

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Israel orders deportation of two Turks after Jerusalem arrests

Israel orders deportation of two Turks after Jerusalem arrests

The three were detained on Friday on suspicion of assaulting Israeli police near a Al-Aqsa mosque in East Jerusalem, which Palestinians see as the capital of their own future state. At least 14 Palest...

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Vijay Rupani to take charge as Gujarat chief minister for second time

Vijay Rupani to take charge as Gujarat chief minister for second time

In a span of two years, the 61-year-old rose among the ranks, first getting cabinet rank in Anandiben Patel's government and then becoming president of BJP's state unit in February 2016, after the par...

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Interest in sex peaks significantly during Christmas

Interest in sex peaks significantly during Christmas

They based their findings on data taken from nearly 130 countries, including sex-related Google search terms used between 2004 to 2014 and 10 per cent of Twitter posts from late 2010 to 2014. The grea...

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Following America's Lead, Another Country Is Considering Moving Its Embassy to Jerusalem

Following America's Lead, Another Country Is Considering Moving Its Embassy to Jerusalem

This was a hint that India would not vote in support of the US. Israel representative to the United Nations , Danny Danon, checks his list of voters at UN Headquarters in NY. The US is schedule...

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Julian Assange's official Twitter account not appearing

Julian Assange's official Twitter account not appearing

Julian Assange's Twitter account disappeared from the site, returned, and now there's a bouncing baby Corgi up top. It's initially unclear if the disappearance was a ban or if Assange simply delete...

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Sisi Stresses Armed Forces' Battle against Terrorism

Sisi Stresses Armed Forces' Battle against Terrorism

In another anti-terror raid conducted in the Egyptian capital of Cairo , nine terror suspects were arrested with a machine gun, ammunition and explosives in their possession, the statement said. Mili...

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Respect the opportunity you are getting, Kohli tells u-19 team

Respect the opportunity you are getting, Kohli tells u-19 team

This brilliant 28-year-old all-rounder, hailing from Moga, Punjab, is one of the significant reasons why the Indian women's cricket team had a dream run in the 2017 ICC Women's Cricket World Cup. "I...

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India Women to host England for three ODIs in April 2018

India Women to host England for three ODIs in April 2018

Australia, England and India will then play T20I tri series. Prior to the ODI series, Australia Women will play two one-day warm-up matches against India A in Mumbai. The series opener will be playe...

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President, First Lady deliver first Christmas message from the White House

President, First Lady deliver first Christmas message from the White House

This time, he bashed the deputy Federal Bureau of Investigation director, "Fake News" and "Fake Polls". In a Sunday morning tweet , the president tagged Fox News and quoted the network saying that ...

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Kwankwaso vs. Ganduje: Buhari not involved in Kano APC crisis - Presidency

Kwankwaso vs. Ganduje: Buhari not involved in Kano APC crisis - Presidency

Meanwhile, a brother to Senator Kwankwaso and Kano State Commissioner for Rural and Community Development, Musa Kwankwaso, has decried the senator's proposed visit to Kano, alleging that it is a plot ...

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Israel agradece "verdadeira amizade" da Guatemala por transferir embaixada para Jerusalém

Com a decisão do presidente, a Guatemala se torna o primeiro país após os Estados Unidos a anunciar a transferência de sua embaixada para Jerusalém, em meio a tensões sobre a medida anunciada pelo ame...

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Recycling Your Christmas Tree

Recycling Your Christmas Tree

Portlethen Parish Church welcomed its community to its Christmas tree festival. The city will pick up trees in two rounds. Do not include tree stands or place the tree inside a plastic bag. Trees dr...

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White Christmas for parts of NY area

White Christmas for parts of NY area

Overnight snow was expected to arrive alongside Santa's sleigh on Sunday , with forecasters confident the area would wake up to a White Christmas. Plan on hard travel conditions, especially during ...

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Erica Garner, daughter of NYPD chokehold victim, in coma after heart attack

Erica Garner, daughter of NYPD chokehold victim, in coma after heart attack

In a Facebook post on Sunday, Erica's sister, Emerald Snipes Garner revealed that she had "another heart attack last night". "She's fighting. The doctor says she has a strong heart", Erica's mother ...

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Trump wishes Americans a Merry Christmas

Trump wishes Americans a Merry Christmas

Obama, however, frequently wished people a merry Christmas as well as "happy holidays" in his yuletide messages. Since he has become president, Trump has claimed, without evidence, that people are n...

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Ukraine 'grateful' to USA decision to provide arms

Ukraine 'grateful' to USA decision to provide arms

Deputy Foreign Minister Ryabkov warned that the US move could warrant a Russian response. The US authorized $350 million in military aid to Ukraine under National Defense Authorization Act for fisca...

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Australia welcomes tougher sanctions targeting North Korea

Australia welcomes tougher sanctions targeting North Korea

The resolution also means all North Koreans working overseas must return home within two years, and there is a crackdown on ships smuggling banned items including coal and oil to the secretive country...

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Five Killed in Moscow as Bus Drives Into Pedestrian Underpass (PHOTO, VIDEO)

Five Killed in Moscow as Bus Drives Into Pedestrian Underpass (PHOTO, VIDEO)

An unnamed emergency services source told the TASS news agency that the number of fatalities had risen to five people. "Terror attack is ruled out". The Interior Ministry's press service in Mosco...

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Man rams vehicle into party headquarters in Berlin, no one else hurt

Man rams vehicle into party headquarters in Berlin, no one else hurt

A fire broke out in the vehicle but was extinguished by the building's sprinkler system. A police statement said a 58-year-old man was the main suspect in the incident, which occurred at 3:20 am loc...

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Toddler drowns in backyard pool in Sydney's south-west

Toddler drowns in backyard pool in Sydney's south-west

He was treated by paramedics at the scene and rushed with a police escort to the Westmead Children's Hospital, where he later died. Police have set up a crime scene at the home and a report will be ...

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Two deputies reportedly shot responding to domestic disturbance complaint in Sterling

Two deputies reportedly shot responding to domestic disturbance complaint in Sterling

The deputies responded to the call in the 46000 block of Hollow Mountain Place shortly before 4 p.m. on December 24. Instead, things intensified when deputies followed the father upstairs to make an...

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Twenty killed in Philippines bus crash on way to Christmas mass

Twenty killed in Philippines bus crash on way to Christmas mass

Six children were among the casualties, authorities said. The Police also added the van's engine was ripped off due to the collision, abc reported. Police said they belonged to the same extended fam...

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Cold wave tightens grip in Kashmir

Cold wave tightens grip in Kashmir

This is for the third straight day that the night temperature in Srinagar remained below freezing point. Leh in its neighbourhood recorded a minimum temperature of minus 9.6 degrees Celsius. The off...

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Peter Hoekstra apologizes for 'fake news' exchange with Dutch journalist

Peter Hoekstra apologizes for 'fake news' exchange with Dutch journalist

The myth of "no-go zones", concentrated pockets of Muslim immigrants in Europe so hostile to outsiders that non-Muslims can not safely pass, has been widely debunked . An attempt to reach Hoekstra ...

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School district mourns the loss of child killed in police shootout

School district mourns the loss of child killed in police shootout

Kameron Prescott was shot and killed when police opened fire at the Pecan Grove mobile home park this week during the pursuit of a woman who had allegedly stolen a auto. It is a Constitutional right. ...

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Norway's Christmas Cheer Includes Mandatory Mass Reindeer Slaughter

Norway's Christmas Cheer Includes Mandatory Mass Reindeer Slaughter

Jovsset Ante Sara, 25, lost a year-long battle to save 125 of his reindeer stock, but has lost a third attempt by the Norewegian authorities to force through the cull. Jovsset Ante Sara, 25, has been ...

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Pam the Funkstress, Pioneering Bay Area DJ, Passes Away

Pam the Funkstress, Pioneering Bay Area DJ, Passes Away

The exact cause of her death is unclear, but according to the East Bay Times , she recently underwent an organ transplant, and was in critical condition as a result. Although the group claimed the ar...

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