• Palestinian FM: US becomes part of conflict not broker
Palestinian FM: US becomes part of conflict not broker

Palestinian President Abbas will not meet with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on December 19 who will be touring the Middle East. Egypt's Al-Azhar Grand Imam Ahmed El-Tayeb and Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria refused to meet with Pence, who will visit Egypt on December 20, according to official statements from Al-Azhar and the Orthodox Church on Sa...

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  • Melania Trump Wants to Spend Christmas on a Deserted Island... Yes, Really
Melania Trump Wants to Spend Christmas on a Deserted Island... Yes, Really

A Slovenian magazine has apologized to US first lady Melania Trump for suggesting she had worked as a high-end escort while pursuing her worldwide modeling career. Her recent visit to the children's hospital also gave the public an insight into how America's First Family will be spending Christmas together at the White House.

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  • In Franken's fall, sudden Senate pickup chance for GOP
In Franken's fall, sudden Senate pickup chance for GOP

Dayton could play into the scenario by delaying a Fischbach replacement election as long as possible so if Bigham wins it would give his Democratic Party more say in Senate actions with a 33-33 tie. Senator Amy Klobuchar facing re-election. Lt. Gov. Rudy Perpich assumed the governorship and appointed Anderson to the Senate. That person is Sen. That...

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  • Saudi-backed forces push toward key rebel-held port in Yemen
Saudi-backed forces push toward key rebel-held port in Yemen

Many shops were destroyed in the attacks, the medic added. The conflict escalated in 2015 when Saudi Arabia and its Arab allies launched a devastating air campaign aimed at rolling back Houthi gains in Yemen. The capital's residents began gradually returning to the markets and streets, as state employees resumed work in the ministries. More tha...

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  • Qui assistera aux obsèques à Saint-Barthélemy — Johnny Hallyday
Qui assistera aux obsèques à Saint-Barthélemy — Johnny Hallyday

Le président Emmanuel Macron "prendra brièvement la parole" pendant la cérémonie à la Madeleine, a indiqué la présidence de la République dans un communiqué, en notant que les détails et les horaires de cet hommage seraient précisés "par les proches de Johnny Hallyday et la préfecture de police" de Paris jeudi après-midi lors d'un point presse.

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  • Anti-nuclear group receives Nobel Peace Prize as North Korea crisis escalates
Anti-nuclear group receives Nobel Peace Prize as North Korea crisis escalates

The ambassadors of the US, Britain and France - three nuclear powers - will not attend the ceremony in protest of the organisation being the Nobel awardee. Only three countries, the Holy See, Guyana and Thailand, have so far ratified the treaty, which requires 50 ratifications to come into force. Speaking to AFP ahead of the ceremony, Thurlow rec...

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  • Nikki Haley: Women Who've Accused Trump of Sexual Misconduct 'Should Be Heard'
Nikki Haley: Women Who've Accused Trump of Sexual Misconduct 'Should Be Heard'

The US envoy to the United Nations, Nikki Haley , has accused the UN of damaging the prospects for peace between Israel and the Palestinians. "I think any woman who has felt violated or felt mistreated in any way - they have every right to speak up".

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  • Snow to continue falling as United Kingdom temperatures plummet into minus double-digits
Snow to continue falling as United Kingdom temperatures plummet into minus double-digits

The arctic winds are expected to blow snow showers across the country. Storm Caroline's bitter grip on the United Kingdom is continuing to be felt by homeowners, school children and commuters, with more snowfall peppering parts of the country.

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  • Aggies DT arrested for assault with a deadly weapon, possession of marijuana
Aggies DT arrested for assault with a deadly weapon, possession of marijuana

Defensive starter Zaycoven Henderson was taken into custody during a traffic stop after 2:30 a.m. Police were called to the Campus Village Apartments on Harvey Mitchell Parkway after reports of someone pointing a weapon at several people. Police flagged down a vehicle leaving the apartment complex after the incident, with Henderson in the passenger...

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  • Graphic weather satellite image suggests Storm Caroline set to pound Ireland today
Graphic weather satellite image suggests Storm Caroline set to pound Ireland today

The Met Office has issued an amber "be prepared" weather warning for northern Scotland today as the storm hits. In an yellow "be prepared" weather alert, the Met Office has warned of snow and ice across the United Kingdom today. Severe weather warnings for powerful winds, hazardous ice, downpours and heavy snow have been put in place by the Met...

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  • Calais ferry runs aground with 313 onboard, no injuries
Calais ferry runs aground with 313 onboard, no injuries

The prefecture says no injuries have been reported and the situation is said to be stable. A P&O spokesman said that no one was injured, adding that efforts were underway to transfer the passengers to another vessel. They worked in winds of 120km/h (75mph) as waves hit the sides of the ship, La Voix du Nord reports. A P&O ferry bound for Dover ...

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  • Titans' Delanie Walker has special offer for bullying victim who went viral
Titans' Delanie Walker has special offer for bullying victim who went viral

SBG Ireland coach John Kavanagh wrote at length about how bullying affected him during his childhood. "Wish I had a way to send it to the news!" The gut-wrenching video has understandably elicited widespread support, including from those in the combat sports world.

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  • Bangladesh selectors name Shakib Al Hasan as Test captain
Bangladesh selectors name Shakib Al Hasan as Test captain

Shakib Al Hasan previous served as Test skipper between 2009 and 2011What's the story? Shakib Al Hasan had cited workload when he urged for a break from Tests. We want to give him some time to relax and moreover, he should concentrate on his batting. Mahmudullah, who has replaced Tamim Iqbal as the vice-captain of the Test team, had earlier res...

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  • Hilbay: Martial law extension unconstitutional
Hilbay: Martial law extension unconstitutional

In the two photos, Maranaos pose in front of the King Faisal Mosque and Marawi City's largest masjid (in its official Islamic colors) before government launched an all-out war on May 23 against alleged terrorists operating in the Islamic City of Marawi, the capital and the only city in the province of Lanao del Sur.

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  • Thousands of Indonesians rally at US Embassy over Trump's Jerusalem move
Thousands of Indonesians rally at US Embassy over Trump's Jerusalem move

The Islamist Prosperous Justice Party, or PKS - which organized the Jakarta rally and several others around the country - slammed Trump's decision as a declaration of "hostility to Muslims throughout the world". Trump recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital on Wednesday in a move that outraged Palestinian leaders, but which was hailed as histori...

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  • Wray Defends FBI Against Trump's Twitter Attacks
Wray Defends FBI Against Trump's Twitter Attacks

Although it may be impossible to satisfy Republicans on these issues, it's appropriate for the inspector general to investigate not only Strzok's conduct but the Clinton email investigation as a whole, including decisions made by former FBI Director James B.

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  • CRPF Jawans Killed After Colleague Open Fires At Them In Chhattisgarh
CRPF Jawans Killed After Colleague Open Fires At Them In Chhattisgarh

According to reports, the incident took place in Basguda camp of the CRPF in the state's Bijapur district. The accused Constable Sant Kumar was soon overpowered andapprehended by other colleagues who were present in the camp. Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh expressed grief over the incident and wished for the swift recovery of the injured...

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  • Two people found dead in Sanger; police investigation underway
Two people found dead in Sanger; police investigation underway

Police have not identified the victims and did not know the exact age of the children or whether they were boys or girls. "Many of us, we have children too", said Katekaru. Denise Albino, 57, said she has been in the neighborhood for 20 years and the residence had been vacant for several months. "I just can't understand why people do this kind of t...

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  • UK Wants Over-Arching Trade Deal With EU After Brexit - Minister
UK Wants Over-Arching Trade Deal With EU After Brexit - Minister

The Irish government had demanded a written guarantee before trade talks, to prevent any return to checkpoints. But speaking on the Andrew Marr show , Mr Davis qualified the content of this week's Brexit deal agreed between Britain and the EU.

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  • It's actually happening: 'Big Little Lies' will be getting a second season
It's actually happening: 'Big Little Lies' will be getting a second season

While the majority of the Season One cast will return, there will be one change behind the camera as filmmaker Andrea Arnold takes over for Jean-Marc Vallee, who won an Emmy for directing the entirety of Big Little Lies' seven episodes.

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  • Drivers warned to be prepared — SNOW ALERT
Drivers warned to be prepared — SNOW ALERT

Met Office forecaster Steven Keate said: "The worst of the snow is now across parts of Wales and the west and southern Midlands , while there is some snow falling over the home counties as well". The maximum temperature will be 3°C. Snow fell fast and furiously in many parts of the UK Sunday as Storm Caroline, the biggest storm so far this ye...

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  • Year-old's body found in Hisar with wooden stick in private parts
Year-old's body found in Hisar with wooden stick in private parts

The doctors of Civil Hospital who conducted the post- mortem examination said that the accused inserted a wooden stick into the girl's private parts, which ruptured her intestine. The police are checking the CCTV footage around the area but face a challenge due to the absence of street lights. The shocking incident has led to a public outcry in the...

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  • 3 people arrested in fire-bomb attack on Swedish synagogue
3 people arrested in fire-bomb attack on Swedish synagogue

Wallstrom has in the past had been snubbed by Israeli officials over various controversial comments she made, including a demand that Israelis be investigated for alleged extrajudicial killings of Palestinians. Justice Minister Morgan Johansson has appealed for help from the public to identify people who called for violence against Jews, stating ...

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  • Trump drinks 12 Cokes and watches 8 hours of news everyday
Trump drinks 12 Cokes and watches 8 hours of news everyday

Trump's favorite programs include "Fox & Friends" as well as Fox News primetime shows from Sean Hannity, Laura Ingraham and Jeanine Pirro. He flips to CNN for news, moves to "Fox & Friends" for "comfort and messaging ideas", and sometimes MSNBC's " Morning Joe " because it "fires him up for the day".

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  • Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC Has $362000 Stake in Nucor Co. (NUE)
Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC Has $362000 Stake in Nucor Co. (NUE)

Institutional investors and hedge funds own 74.55% of the company's stock. Finally, Sun Life Financial INC boosted its stake in shares of Nucor by 23,290.0% in the second quarter. will post 3.69 EPS for the current fiscal year. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, February 9th.

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