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Ambassador Haley: US will utterly destroy North Korean regime in war

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China has already ordered the closure of North Korean businesses in the country and told Chinese companies they can not hire new workers from the North or renew contracts. China is known to be reluctant to exert any kind of pressure that could cripple the North Korean regime and spark instability on their shared border. Read More »

First (and last) supermoon of 2017 is coming

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Unusual astronomical phenomenon called the Supermoon, or perigee moon.The orbit of the moon around the Earth in form is not a flawless circle, and a few stretches. You'll be able to watch the supermoon starting on Sunday Dec. 3. If you aren't able to observe this weekend's supermoon, don't worry: The new year kicks off with two supermoons straight from the gate. Read More »

Missing Florida teen has 'emotional reunion' with family

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It wasn't immediately clear whether she was found with Rodriguez. "More to follow as details come in", the Columbia County Sheriff's Office said in a tweet on Friday night. Friday. Security camera footage from a Fayetteville pawn shop appears to show Caitlyn. But I absolutely believe that she was lied to and totally misled. Read More »

Houthi rebels killed in N.Yemen clashes: Army

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For coalition, former president betrayed Arabs by joining Huthi, a militia that emerged at end of last century to improve living conditions of Zaydí minority (a branch of Shi'a Islam that follows one-third of Yemenis) and that Saudi Arabia considers an Inst Rumeno of his rival Iran. Read More »

Tennessee's search now turns toward Kevin Sumlin

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Florida , Mississippi State , Ole Miss , and UCLA have all filled their head coaching vacancies, while major openings are still looming at Arkansas , Nebraska , and Texas A&M . Doeren had faced an uncertain future late last season before beating rival North Carolina in the regular-season finale, after which Yow said he would return for 2017. Read More »

Coalition with Merkel not automatic, all options open: Germany's SPD

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According to Schulz, the key demands of his party are a need to reform the European Union , improve healthcare, as well as the European Union and answer French President Emmanuel Macron's Eurozone reform proposals positively. "And the initiatives the French president has taken must not be answered with a constant "no" or with silence from Berlin ", he said. Germany's Bild newspaper and the news agencies Reuters and DPA reported earlier on Friday that a deal had been reached to pursue the ... Read More »

Police in Potsdam, Germany evacuate Christmas market, investigate suspicious object

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Police said later on Twitter that the package included "a cylindrical object with cables, batteries and nails but at this point no ignition device has been found". "The Christmas markets are part of our lives and our culture", he said. On December 19, 2016, a hijacked truck driven by a failed asylum seeker from Tunisia went off the road and into the market held near a historic church on the Kurfurstendamm shopping avenue. Read More »

Gunmen attack Peshawar's University of Agriculture

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IG KPK Mehsud had earlier confirmed that at least four persons were injured including two students in the attack. A report in Dawn said three burqa-clad men entered the directorate and started firing. He said three terrorists were killed by security forces after a gunfight which lasted an hour. During the onslaught on the training centre, a spokesman for the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan , Muhammad Khurasani, claimed responsibility for the attack in a telephone call to AFP . Read More »

One of the worst hurricane seasons finally ending

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The Atlantic's hurricane season begins June 1 each year. That's a relief after an intense few months of destructive storms. Those records date back to 1851. - Strongest winds were clocked at 185 miles per hour, the second strongest hurricane in the Atlantic Basin in history. While Harvey was making landfall, another tropical wave emerged from Africa, which later became Hurricane Irma . Read More »

Critics Bash First Lady Melania Trumpâ??s White House Christmas Decorations

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The record for the number of trees in the White House was held for many years by the Eisenhower administration when 26 trees filled every floor of the house. More than 150 volunteers from around the country spent more than 1,600 hours decorating the White House. Trump regularly dismisses the media as "fake news", including in a tweet Monday. Read More »

Cyclonic storm to hit Lakshadweep and southern Kerala, TN coast

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In a series of tweets, Sitharaman further informed that six warships and two coast guard ships have been deployed along with additional air effort. The Met has forecast heavy rains for Thursday and Friday in southern Tamil Nadu and Lakshadweep and also parts of Nicobar Islands. Read More »

Free flu vaccine clinics to open in Springfield

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New reports show that this year's flu vaccine is only about 10 percent effective, but doctors are still urging everyone to get it. Brace yourself for a rough flu season. There are also immune-boosting influenza vaccines for those aged 65 and above, and preservative-free versions for pregnant women or those who are allergic to mercury. Read More »

No Christmas tree shortage in western MA

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While there's a major Christmas tree shortage across the country, western MA growers haven't felt the impact. "I'm playing a show at Irving Plaza for Christmas this year, which is gonna be really exciting, on December 1", he explains, referring to the small, yet legendary, NY club. Read More »

Ex-St. John's Walk-on Howell Donaldson III Arrested on Multiple Murder Charges

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Tampa Police Brian Dugan says Howell Emanuel Donaldson will be charged with four counts of first degree murder in connection with deaths in the Seminole Heights neighborhood. "Today the light shines". "We have to be very careful what we release because this person might be completely innocent". Police have been searching for the person - or people - responsible for shooting and killing four in the Seminole Heights neighborhood since October 9. Read More »

Missing 3-year-old girl was abducted from her bed, police say

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Mariah Woods may have been abducted, according to an alert issued by the state's Department of Public Safety. She was last seen by her mother at about 22 p.m. 26. Alex Woods said. "Nobody heard anything?" Mariah's grandmother said due to her granddaughter's walking issues, she can't imagine her wandering off. Read More »

Palestinian factions dispute fate of Gaza employees

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But the future of their armed wing, the Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades, remains unclear. In a press conference in Gaza City yesterday, Hamas leader Khalil al-Hayya called on the unity government to fulfill its obligations toward Gaza, according to Anadolu Agency (AA). Read More »

Melania Trump unprepared for first lady, never thought Donald would win

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The Trump family is taking a different approach with their holiday greeting than the Obama family, who opted to use the more generic phrase "Happy Holidays" in their greetings, according to the Daily Mail . "Then, visitors will see the Library, which features President Franklin D. Roosevelt's 1866 edition of 'A Christmas Carol, ' as they recall the time-honored custom of reading Christmas stories to loved ones". Read More »

Trump makes 'Pocahontas' slur at Native American ceremony

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When anchor Alisyn Camerota asked whether it amounted to an ethnic slur, he said yes. She also defended the decision to honor the Navajo veterans near a portrait of Andrew Jackson, who is widely reviled by Native Americans. Navajo Nation Council Delegate Amber Kanazbah Crotty on Monday called Trump's comment "deeply offensive and risky". Warren was very offensive when she lied about something specifically to advance her career. Read More »

Russian intercept of US Navy plane causes 'violent turbulence'

Lt. Col. Michelle Baldanza told the outlet that a Russian Su-30 intercepted a U.S. P-8A Poseidon aircraft over the Black Sea by crossing in front of it from right to left while engaging its afterburners. plane from left to right, causing it to enter its jet wash and roll 15 degrees. According to the Pentagon, the Russian fighter swooped in to follow the USA aircraft while in worldwide airspace-an acceptable precaution after identifying a foreign jet, even though the P-8A had its ... Read More »

Black Friday Broke Background-Check Record

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A quick search of the NICS database shows the previous single-day record was on Black Friday 2016. The two previous single-day records were also set on Black Fridays. The gunman who killed 26 people at the First Baptist Church earlier this month should never have been carrying a gun. State officials have said it was the largest mass shooting in Texas' history. Read More »

Deputy Director Of Consumer Agency Filed Lawsuit To Keep Her Job

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Mulvaney is temporarily heading up the agency as a showdown over leadership heads to the court. Mick Mulvaney sent an email to staff Monday regarding former Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray's hand-picked replacement, completely disregarding her alleged authority. Read More »

Relatives mourn missing Argentine submarine crew

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But many relatives of the crew have lost hope since the navy announced Thursday that there had been an explosion on board the submarine , which experts said was likely linked to a problem with its batteries and would likely have been catastrophic. Read More »

Penn State Women's Volleyball Earns No. 1 Seed in NCAA Tournament

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BYU will open NCAA Tournament play in the Smith Fieldhouse on Friday against the five-time Patriot League champions from American University. While the Big Ten season is a grind, it also gives our teams a level of preparation to go toe-to-toe with the other great teams in this tournament. Read More »

Opinion Split on Merkel Remaining Chancellor in Case of New Election

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As coalition talks descend into chaos, however, it could spell the end of Mrs Merkel's career at the top of German politics. "The people have voted, and I absolutely do not favour, if we can't do anything with the result, asking people to vote again", Merkel said on Saturday at a party conference of her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) in Kuehlungsborn, northeast Germany, Xinhua reported citing Focus Online. Read More »

Alabama Democrat shrugs off Trump's criticism

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Moore has lost almost all support within the party, but Trump appears to be sticking by his man, despite campaigning for his opponent, incumbent Senator "Big Luther" Strange , in the runoff Republican primary. If you lose, you give the Senate seat' to a Democrat, he said on CNN. He denied it. A tape was also released catching him boasting in 2005 that he could grab women's private parts with impunity. Read More »

Yet another train derailment in Uttar Pradesh leaves 3 dead, 9 injured

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The train was travelling from Goa to Patna. The Railways did not speak about the possible reason for the derailment and said an investigation was under way. Anil Saxena, Railway spokesperson, said medical relief is being provided to the injured. 13 coaches of the train jumped off the rails at 4.18 am on Friday when most of the passengers were asleep. Read More »

Tennessee Lawmaker: Community Doesn't Approve of Greg Schiano

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The school is working through the final contract details, as athletic director John Currie traveled to Columbus to finalize the deal on Sunday afternoon. Schiano, 51, is now the defensive coordinator at Ohio State . After being linked to several notable college coaching positions, Schiano took over as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' head coach in 2012 and went 11-21 before being fired after his second season. Read More »

Missing Child Alert issued for 15-year-old Neptune Beach boy

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Mott was reportedly spotted in central Pennsylvania on Thursday . Authorities then announced on Twitter late Friday evening that Mott had been detained near Buffalo , New York, trying to leave the country. French and her grandson had been house-sitting while Eric and his girlfriend were out-of-town on vacation. Just as Campbell-Mott could not have imagined French hurting her son, she also could not believe that Logan would harm or intentionally kill his grandmother. Read More »

European Union: British cities can't compete as 2023 Capital of Culture host

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She has also written to Martine Reicherts, director general for education, youth sport and culture at the European Commission , urging her to reconsider the decision not to allow Dundee to participate. "Given that the United Kingdom will have left the EU by 29 March 2019, and therefore be unable to host the European Capital of Culture in 2023, we believe it makes common sense to discontinue the selection process now". Read More »

Winter Session of Parliament From December 15 to January 5

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The Winter Session of Parliament will be held from December 15 to January 5. For the past few days, the Congress and the BJP were in loggerheads over the delay in convening the Winter Session with the opposition party claiming that the government was doing so to avoid a debate on "scams", including the Rafale deal, during the Gujarat polls. Read More »

President Rodrigo Duterte cancels peace talks with communist rebels

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These reasons were: the government's rejection of the offer of the communist movement to help the military in fighting the Maute group in Marawi City; participation of USA troops in the battle against the Maute group "in which the NPA in Mindanao will also be affected;" and the cancellation of the fifth round of formal peace talks. Read More »

Small Business Saturday encourages shopping local

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But everyone can embrace tomorrow, Small Business Saturday . By shopping "small", you're doing more than investing in your community. "I don't know of a better place if you're wanting to support small business than downtown Lawrence", said Moore, who co-owns Delaney and Loew with her husband, Bradly Moore. Read More »

Hiway 80 mission hosts pre-Thanksgiving meal

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Over 200 volunteers with the Ventura County Rescue Mission will be serving up approximately 1,000 traditional Thanksgiving meals on Thanksgiving Day. In all, around 500 people have been working for the last few weeks to make this year's deliveries possible. Read More »

European researchers claim to have identified North Korea's list of targets

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In its first reaction to President Trump's designation, a spokesman for North Korea's Foreign Ministry called the decision as a serious provocation. "[We] strongly rejected the unilateral and arbitrary lists and designations established by the US government which serve as a basis for the implementation of coercive measures which are contrary to worldwide law", Parrilla said in a statement . Read More »

Pakistan Court Orders Release of Cleric Wanted by USA for Terrorism

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USA today reminded Pakistan that Hafiz Saeed is a "designated global terrorist" by the United Nations, just hours after a Pakistan Judicial Review Board in Punjab refused to extend the detention of the Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief. He has been under house arrest since January this year. Soon after his release from house arrest, Jama'at-ud-Dawa chief, Hafiz Saeed has vowed to work for the " freedom of Kashmir ". Read More »