• China's air force drills warn US, South Korea
China's air force drills warn US, South Korea

South Korean government officials, including President Moon Jae-in, have said the North's latest ICBM is their most capable yet, although it has several critical points to prove, such as re-entry technology and terminal stage guidance. U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter aircraft, assigned to the 36th Fighter Squadron, participate in an e...

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  • Security officials 'thwart plot to assassinate Theresa May'
Security officials 'thwart plot to assassinate Theresa May'

They are aged 20 and 21 and will make their first appearance on Wednesday at Westminster magistrates court in central London. Two men were allegedly plotting to use a bomb disguised as a bag to blow off the gates of Downing Street and then attack May with knives, The Independent reported .

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  • Senate Confirms Kirstjen Nielsen to Lead DHS
Senate Confirms Kirstjen Nielsen to Lead DHS

The vote was 62 to 37. Homeland Security has been leading the charge on implementing Trump's aggressive immigration agenda, and Nielsen pledged to continue that work. The DHS has 22 subagencies, including immigration enforcement, transportation security, disaster preparedness and response, the Secret Service, and the Coast Guard.

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  • A Current Affair reporter Ben McCormack faces jail time
A Current Affair reporter Ben McCormack faces jail time

However, during a sentencing hearing the judge described McCormack's offending as at the "lowest" end of the scale as the offending is not typical of the charge. According to the agreed statement of facts, McCormack went by the name Oz4skinboi in conversations with young boys aged between seven to 12 years old.

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  • May to reconvene Brexit talks with European Union this week
May to reconvene Brexit talks with European Union this week

Juncker told reporters that despite significant progress during May's visit to Brussels , two or three open issues remained and "it was not possible to reach a complete agreement". Britain was prepared to keep the European Union customs and single market rules for Northern Ireland in order to meet Dublin's insistence that Brexit should not bring b...

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  • Spain, Portugal in same group
Spain, Portugal in same group

Some interesting groups were thrown up - what is the history of the teams involved in each group and who will advance to the knock-out stages? It will be justified if Group H is named as one of the subtlest groups of the tournament. Those burdened with the unenviable task of being in the same group as the tournament favourites are, Costa Rica...

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  • Turkey: Potential US Move on Jerusalem 'Worrying'
Turkey: Potential US Move on Jerusalem 'Worrying'

Kalin's remarks came after US media reported last week that US President Donald Trump was mulling the imminent relocation of the American embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem (al-Quds) and the formal recognition of the city as Israel's capital.

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  • BC sets minimum age to buy marijuana at 19
BC sets minimum age to buy marijuana at 19

This age minimum is consistent with B.C.'s age for alcohol and tobacco. The BCGEU is one of the largest unions in British Columbia, representing over 73,000 members in direct government service, the broader public sector and service sectors across the province, including members working in the B.C Liquor Distribution Branch.

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  • Turkey warns of 'catastrophe' if USA recognises Jerusalem as Israel capital
Turkey warns of 'catastrophe' if USA recognises Jerusalem as Israel capital

The French government also said that Macron and Trump agreed to "revisit this issue again soon", suggesting that Macron understood Trump as undecided on the matter. So too did European Union High Representative for Foreign Affairs Federica Mogherini, who told reporters that the issue topped the agenda of her meeting with US Secretary of State Rex T...

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  • Kolkata: School names child in letter to parents
Kolkata: School names child in letter to parents

The school principal called for a meeting with parents on Tuesday amid the presence of police and the media. "We are committed to ensuring that the child gets justice". A senior police officer said a complaint in this regard has been lodged with the Jadavpur police station. The committee will also investigate charges of false representation of ...

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  • President* Trump Can Do Anything He Wants
President* Trump Can Do Anything He Wants

The detail heightened scrutiny on a private Oval Office meeting between Trump and Comey the day after Flynn was sacked. And, as Politico noted, more than 40 current Congressional Republicans voted for Clinton's removal or impeachment because they believed he'd obstructed justice.

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  • High School Students Reportedly Shot in Wash
High School Students Reportedly Shot in Wash

Authorities say two students reportedly were shot outside a high school south of Seattle in Graham. Both were transported to Tacoma General Hospital. Deputies are seeking a green sedan with multiple males inside that may have fled the school after the shooting, Troyer said.

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  • United Kingdom state pensions ranked the worst in the developed world
United Kingdom state pensions ranked the worst in the developed world

Full-career average earners can expect a 29% replacement rate which falls considerably below the OECD average of 63%. The retirement age would range from 60 years in Luxembourg, Slovenia and Turkey to 74 in Denmark, according to the latest estimations.

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  • Cypress Semiconductor Com (CY) Stake Boosted by Avalon Advisors Llc
Cypress Semiconductor Com (CY) Stake Boosted by Avalon Advisors Llc

Closing price generally refers to the last price at which a stock trades during a regular trading session. About 124,711 shares traded. Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) has risen 39.45% since December 5, 2016 and is uptrending.

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  • Two Adamawa district heads killed by Gunmen
Two Adamawa district heads killed by Gunmen

Many have been reported killed and other residents have begun fleeing the area in the face of renewed outbreak of violence between the herdsmen and farmers in the area, sources have said. "I can't confirm if it was reprisal but there was dispute", Abubakar said. The Demsa attack came even as the security situation in neighbouring Numan Local Gove...

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  • European Union creates blacklist of 17 'tax haven' countries
European Union creates blacklist of 17 'tax haven' countries

The list was further reduced to 41 in October, when Brussels notified countries that did not meet its financial transparency and fairness standards that they would be blacklisted barring serious pledges for reform. European Union vice president Valdis Dombrovskis said after a meeting of the bloc's finance ministers that beyond the 17 nations, over ...

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  • The aftermath of train crash in Düsseldorf
The aftermath of train crash in Düsseldorf

In a tweet, the Meerbusch fire department said rescuing people from the train was the main priority. The media reports further added that German Chancellor Angela Merkel had been informed about the mishap. A statement from the fire service said: "Access to the train and the persons inside it is made more hard by the torn-off contact wire of the...

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  • Where Does GNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC) Stock Go From Here?
Where Does GNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC) Stock Go From Here?

Shanda Payment Holdings Ltd sold 450,692 shares as Gnc Hldgs Inc (GNC)'s stock declined 4.71%. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.59 earnings per share. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 455,001 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,222,409.28.

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  • 2 killed after natural gas pipeline explodes near Nachusa in Lee County
2 killed after natural gas pipeline explodes near Nachusa in Lee County

The explosion site has been secured, Kinder Morgan told WIFR. The two other injured victims were taken to KSB Hospital in Dixon by neighbors, and they were later transported to St. U.S. Route 38 between Nachusa and Robbins roads is closed, and police and fire crews from multiple agencies also are on scene. A gas company is there making sure the...

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  • Today will be a draw for the 2018 Federation Internationale de Football Association world Cup
Today will be a draw for the 2018 Federation Internationale de Football Association world Cup

The route also offers an informative football excursion: both Muscovites and tourists alike will be able to read about former winners of the FIFA World Cup , get to know the competing nations in 2018 and see the Official Poster of next year's tournament.

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  • Alec Baldwin May Get a Talk Show at ABC
Alec Baldwin May Get a Talk Show at ABC

The project, which is in development, is based on Baldwin's WNYC radio show/podcast Here's the Thing With Alec Baldwin . The Emmy-winning actor will begin taping episodes of the show in NY next week. When Baldwin walked out on stage to accept his award , he started off his speech by taking a jab at Trump: "At long last, Mr. President, here is yo...

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  • 2G Spectrum Scam verdict on December 21
2G Spectrum Scam verdict on December 21

The special court hearing the 2G spectrum allocation cases against former telecom minister A Raja , DMK Rajya Sabha member Kanimozhi deferred the verdict to December 21. All accused, including Raja, are out on bail in this case. The punishment ranges from six months to four years in this case. The trail started in April 2011 and the cases were...

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  • Malta arrests eight in probe into journalist's killing
Malta arrests eight in probe into journalist's killing

They were the first known break in a crime that shocked Malta and motivated European Union officials to look into the EU island nation's laws and government. Authorities have 48 hours to question those in custody before either charging or releasing them. The three were arraigned in court after being arrested, along with seven other men, in a se...

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  • 'Profumo affair' model Christine Keeler dies
'Profumo affair' model Christine Keeler dies

She had been ill for several months, and suffered from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Platt, told the paper: "There was a lot of good around Chris's rather tragic life, because there was a family around her that loved her". "We are largely extremely glad for her identity". She had two children. The revelations about Ms Keeler's relation...

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  • Sizzling Stock to Focus: Petroleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras (PBR)
Sizzling Stock to Focus: Petroleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras (PBR)

The RSI was developed by J. Welles Wilder, and it oscillates between 0 and 100. Consensus earnings estimates are far from ideal, but they are watched by many investors and play an important role in measuring the appropriate valuation for a stock.

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