• Trump demands publisher stop release of book quoting ex-aide Bannon
Trump demands publisher stop release of book quoting ex-aide Bannon

Trump, for his part, branded the book it "phony" and "full of lies". Thursday, the White House issued a cease-and-desist order to the book's publisher to Wolff and publisher Henry Holt & Co., alleging the book contained potentially libelous information.

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  • New York, New Jersey, Connecticut region braces for blast from winter storm
New York, New Jersey, Connecticut region braces for blast from winter storm

A blizzard warning means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. As NPR reported, a massive winter storm has brought hurricane-force winds, blizzard conditions and damaging coastal flooding to eastern New England, one day after it delivered unusual cold and snow to the South.

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  • Saakashvili sentenced in Georgia to 3 years in absentia
Saakashvili sentenced in Georgia to 3 years in absentia

He was officially charged in Georgia in 2014, however, by the time his case went through court he was already in Ukraine. The judge said that the ex-president abused his official powers when he pardoned former law enforcers arrested for the Girgvliani case without the participation of the Pardon Commission.

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  • Grinch will be heading to Ohio State's staff
Grinch will be heading to Ohio State's staff

FootballScoop was first to report Grinch's hiring last month, but Urban Meyer said prior to Ohio State's win over USC in the Cotton Bowl that nothing had been finalized between the two parties. Ohio State paid Schiano $700,000 in 2017, per the USA Today assistant coaches' salary database. Grinch's Washington State defense allowed just 24.4 poi...

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  • Tiger Woods Announces Which Tournament He Will Make 2018 Debut In
Tiger Woods Announces Which Tournament He Will Make 2018 Debut In

Woods, who finished T9 last month at the Hero World Challenge (his first tournament since February), announced on Twitter on Thursday that he will kick off his 2018 season at Torrey Pines on January 25 and follow that up with a stint at Riviera.

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  • 20 flights delayed as dense fog continues in Delhi
20 flights delayed as dense fog continues in Delhi

Through this device, the driver will have knowledge about the approaching signal, level crossing gate as well as neutral section on the track, the report said. As heavy fog engulfed Delhi and surrounding areas, flight operations were also severely hampered. The humidity at 8.30. a.m. was 100 per cent. Monday's maximum temperature settled at 20....

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  • Police seek Texas man in woman's death, abduction of 2 girls
Police seek Texas man in woman's death, abduction of 2 girls

Police are looking for Miles, who they believe may be connected to Bates' death. No charges have been filed. "We continue to look at gas stations, convenience stores, rest stops, truck stops and if they see anything suspicious at that time, if they see a vehicle, matching that description, at that time, which is a gray 2017 Hyundai Accent with Te...

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  • More than 48000 babies will be born in B'desh in 2018
More than 48000 babies will be born in B'desh in 2018

These babies will be at increased risk of disease, malnutrition. According to World Health Organization, diphtheria is a bacteria-borne illness, spread through direct physical contact or from breathing in the aerosolized secretions from coughs or sneezes of infected individuals.

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  • Trump tries to deliver a health care promise
Trump tries to deliver a health care promise

But it's not immediately clear whether the new proposal from the Labor Department will fulfill President Donald Trump's long-standing promise to promote competition across the country. Officials said the updated total for 2018 reflects the share of people who either canceled their plan selections at the last minute or dropped coverage after they we...

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  • Baltimore Schools Closed Thursday After Outrage Over Frigid Classrooms
Baltimore Schools Closed Thursday After Outrage Over Frigid Classrooms

Indoor temperatures grew so cold that one student alleged that she couldn't feel her feet. The former Jets linebacker is now an elementary school teacher and is spreading awareness about the lack of heating in several Baltimore public schools amid an increasingly harsh winter.

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  • Intercepted missile proof Iran backs Yemen rebels, says Saudi Arabia
Intercepted missile proof Iran backs Yemen rebels, says Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia has accused Iran of backing the Houthis with weapons and expertise, and the kingdom has led an global coalition that includes the United States in fighting the rebels. A spokesman for the Saudi-led military alliance fighting the Houthis in Yemen did not immediately respond to a request for further details. Sunni-ruled Saudi Arabi...

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  • Governor Cooper Declares State Of Emergency For Eastern NC
Governor Cooper Declares State Of Emergency For Eastern NC

They frequently occur in North America when cold air over North America interacts with the warm air over the ocean water from the Atlantic but they have also been reported in eastern Asia and South America. Both were from Bear Creek. Even if only a small amount of snow falls overnight, it's likely to stick because of the cold temperatures, accord...

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  • Trump credits his firmness for potential Korea talks, signals Olympic concession
Trump credits his firmness for potential Korea talks, signals Olympic concession

During their 20-minute communication, liaison officials of the two Koreas exchanged their names and examined their communication lines to make sure they were working, according to Seoul's Unification Ministry. South Korean opposition parties struck a cautious note , warning against making concessions to the North to secure its Olympic participatio...

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  • Extreme Cold Warning Issued
Extreme Cold Warning Issued

Environment Canada says the daytime high today will top out at - 16 C with an overnight low of - 25 C, though the wind chill may make it feel like - 36. Environment Canada says anyone who goes outside should cover up. Hamilton has been hammered with cold weather warnings since the end of last month.

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  • Polk girl, 11, using phone, headphones before train killed her
Polk girl, 11, using phone, headphones before train killed her

Polk County detectives investigating the death said the conductor blew the train horn and started braking when he saw the girl attempting to cross the tracks. Polk County Schools Superintendent Jacqueline Byrd said Yazmin loved school and she was dedicated to her studies. The Amtrack passenger train, with 12 passenger cars and two engines, was tr...

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  • 'Don't fear death,' Xi Jinping exhorts the Chinese military
'Don't fear death,' Xi Jinping exhorts the Chinese military

In what is being called a rare address directed to the Chinese military, President Xi Jinping called on the PLA to "fear neither hardship nor death" fighting for the country. It's reported about 4000 troops gathered in other locations across China to hear the address. But concerns have grown as Beijing has imposed increasingly assertive claims to v...

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  • NYC Will Install 1500 New Barriers to Protect Pedestrians From Cars
NYC Will Install 1500 New Barriers to Protect Pedestrians From Cars

He also referred to the attack at Times Square in May, when a Navy veteran allegedly ploughed through a crowded pavement, killing a teenage tourist and injuring 22 others. "Most people here have everything pretty well taken, in loose furniture and things like that, so it shouldn't be too much of an impact on the homes themselves, the beach is going...

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  • School closings Friday due to inclement weather
School closings Friday due to inclement weather

The district also made sure to warm school buildings snf leave pipes dripping to keep them from bursting, and they shut off irrigation systems for fear sidewalks could get icy. 12-Month employees are code 2. Orangeburg school districts 3, 4 and 5 will be closed Friday. Administrative offices will open at 10:00 a.m. One of the main reasons the d...

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  • Trump's plaintiff cry to Bannon, Wolff - Shut up or I'll sue
Trump's plaintiff cry to Bannon, Wolff - Shut up or I'll sue

You can buy it (and read it) tomorrow. "Thank you, Mr. President". The West Wing houses the president's Oval Office and the offices of his closest aides. Gingrich told reporters Thursday, "Well, I think Bannon has lost his mind, so that was an accurate tweet". President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Republican senators about imm...

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  • Iran's long history of protest and civil unrest
Iran's long history of protest and civil unrest

Peek's comments come as the president and high-level officials in the Trump administration voice support for protesters in Iran. The demonstrations against President Hassan Rouhani's government spread to dozens of other cities, including Qom, Isfahan, Zahedan and Tehran .

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  • Trump Administration Moving to Vastly Expand Offshore Drilling
Trump Administration Moving to Vastly Expand Offshore Drilling

Zinke emphasized that "this is a draft program". In developing the National OCS Program , the Secretary is required to achieve an appropriate balance among the potential for environmental impacts, for discovery of oil and gas, and for adverse effects on the coastal zone.

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  • Roy Moore accuser Leigh Corfman sues Moore for defamation
Roy Moore accuser Leigh Corfman sues Moore for defamation

Moore and his campaign committee was hard, but they need to be held responsible for their actions", Corfman said in a written statement to AL.com. Brett Doster, a spokesman for Moore, responded to the suit by telling the Post , "We look forward to transparently discussing these matters in a court of law".

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  • Trump lawyer threatens Bannon with legal action over explosive comments to author
Trump lawyer threatens Bannon with legal action over explosive comments to author

But it is the U.S. president himself that is cast in the most unfavorable light - by a series of his top aides. Trump's lawyers sent Wolff and his publisher cease and desist letters, as they had to Bannon. Splinter's David Uberti pointed out that press critics repeatedly questioned the specifics in Wolff's 1998 book "Burn Rate", and that in his s...

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  • No matter the laws, result is always abuse: Snowden on Aadhaar breach
No matter the laws, result is always abuse: Snowden on Aadhaar breach

The UIDAI reiterates that the grievance redressal search facility gives only limited access to the name and other details and has no access to biometric details. Some anonymous groups were created on WhatsApp who began by targeting over 3-lakh village-level enterprises (VLEs) contracted by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (M...

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  • Friday outlook: A heaping helping of cold weather, blowing snow
Friday outlook: A heaping helping of cold weather, blowing snow

Very cold wind chills expected. Travelers taking this route should expect to encounter very hard winter storm to white-out conditions at times. For the start of the day any precipitation will likely fall as rain, but surface temperatures will still be below freezing due to the consistent hard freeze for the last 2 weeks.

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