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Ireland heads to election as gov't on verge of collapse

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Opposition party Fianna Fail, which previous year agreed to abstain in key votes to allow Prime Minister Leo Varadkar's Fine Gael party to form a government, called on deputy prime minister Frances Fitzgerald to resign. Asked after Fine Gael's statement whether the country was headed for an election, a senior Fianna Fail source replied: "Straight towards one". A crisis surrounding Ireland's deputy prime minister was on today threatening the country's minority government and throwing key ... Read More »

U.S. calls for arrest of Hafiz Saeed

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Saeed in his speech also targeted the Pakistani government for "taking dictation from foreign masters" and spoke of "Indian atrocities" in Kashmir. He said Pakistan should not hold peace dialogue with India till it withdraws its army from Kashmir. Read More »

Shoppers lining up hours early for Black Friday deals

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At other stores it's a little more chaotic first come, first served system. Get 35% OFF all of their products storewide. Analysts Kantar predict United Kingdom shoppers will spend on average £246 ($327) each during the big event this year, with those in the U.S. Read More »

Dozens dead in bomb & gun attack at northern Sinai mosque

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Sources said that unknown persons planted an explosive device next to the mosque in the village and detonated the bomb during Friday prayers. Terrorists stormed a packed mosque in the Bir al-Abd region of north Sinai, Egypt, as worshippers were carrying out there afternoon prayers. Read More »

Met Office issue ice warning for North-east tonight

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The ice warning for Cumbria has now come to and end - but the county should still be bracing itself for potential snow this weekend. Snow is predicted to fall overnight, mainly on higher ground, with up to 5cm of snow possible in some areas over 300 metres. Read More »

Palliative patient's last wish to see the beach granted by paramedic crew

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Cooper and the female patient were photographed as they were looking out over the waters at Hervey Bay. She said she was privileged to be able to accommodate the patient's request. and I would have. however, I thought the next best thing was I can get some ocean and bring it to her". 'She actually tasted the salt water'. The photo was taken by Kellan. Read More »

Duterte signs proclamation terminating peace negotiations with Reds

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The President, he said, is now anxious to death by his own fear "that anti-Duterte officers within his own army and police are inclined to act in the name of the people and unite with the broad opposition and mass movement" to topple his administration "in the same manner that the Marcos and Estrada regimes were ended". Read More »

Eight men, claiming to be North Korean, have washed up in Japan

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A wooden boat carrying eight men claiming to be fishermen from North Korea has washed ashore in Japan's Akita Prefecture, police said according to Kyodo. In late 2015, at least 14 weathered vessels - some badly damaged or capsized - with nearly two dozen bodies reached Japanese shores or were found floating in regional waters. Read More »

Veteran deputy hit, killed in Oakland County

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The suspect was arrested immediately at the scene. The Oakland County sheriff says one of his deputies was killed during an overnight police chase. He's being held at Macomb County Jail and has four prior convictions for marijuana possession and one for resisting and obstructing police. 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, the cabinet committee on parliamentary affairs declared on Friday amid indications that the Opposition was planning to raise issues such as demonetisation, GST glitches and the Rafale deal to attack the government. Read More »

3 dead, 7 injured after Vasco Da Gama Express derails in UP

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The 13 derailed coaches comprise S3, S4, S5, S6, S7, S8, S9, S10, S11, two extra sleeper coaches and two general coaches. Anand Kumar said the derailment occurred due to a fracture in the railway tracks. Piyush Goyal tweets as Immediate rescue and relief operations started and an inquiry ordered into the derailment of Vasco da Gama - Patna express in Manikpur, Uttar Pradesh. Read More »

Israeli official under fire for comments on American Jews' military service

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A senior Israeli diplomat is in hot water over remarks she made about the American Jewish community's service in the US armed forces and supposed lack of understanding about threats to Israel's security. "Most of the Jews don't have children serving as soldiers, going to the Marines, going to Afghanistan or to Iraq", she said on i24 TV news on Wednesday. Read More »

OHP Issues Blue Alert for Texas Shooting Suspect

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The nearby Navarro County emergency management agency identified 32-year-old Dabrett Black as a suspect in the fatal shooting. He's described as a black male, 5 feet 11 inches, 175 pounds. Authorities are asking everyone to stay out of the area. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said in a statement that "this trooper died selflessly serving Texas". Read More »

Teacher filmed hiding, snorting coke in classroom

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In a release, police praised students at the school, who they say first notified school administrators about suspicions Cox possessed a drug on school property. The video prompted police to launch an investigation. Dyer Police Chief James Kveton said that based on "very preliminary information", Cox may have been snorting a mixture of cocaine and heroin, the Times of Northwest Indiana reports . Read More »

US Navy plane carrying 11 crashes into ocean near Okinawa, eight rescued

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But the search for the others continues. The aircraft carrier is now stationed in the Philippine Sea. The Ronald Reagan, which is part of the U.S. The Japan-based 7th Fleet says in a statement that the search and rescue operation has been launched from the carrier. "Prayers for all those who are involved", tweeted the us president Donald Trump . Read More »

Ag Hall hosts 50th Community Thanksgiving Dinner

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At First Presbyterian Church at the corner of South Franklin and Northampton streets, more than 100 people volunteered to help the Commission on Economic Opportunity prepare and deliver Thanksgiving meals to over 850 home-bound people using donated turkeys. Read More »

Dileep offered Pulsar Suni 1.5 crores to assault actress: SIT probe

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According to the Newspaper, At this decisive stage, Kochi Times asks opinion makers and legal luminaries to analyse the theory, proof and witnesses put together by the police.'Police seem to be groping in the dark'Suresh Kumar, producerI hear that there are 50 witnesses from the film industry alone. Read More »

Almost 2K people participate in 31st annual Turkey Trot

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The run has become popular with many families who have made it a part of their Thanksgiving celebration. "That's really what we're here for, to give back to others and there are so many people that's less fortunate than all of us", Herget said. Read More »

Thanksgiving dinner costs dip to less than $5 per person

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After having to pay out a little more to put the traditional Thanksgiving feast on the table previous year, consumers got a welcome break as they shopped this week. "The overall trend in the U.S.is very similar, also showing slight growth and continuing rebound from lower production in 2015". Items that increased this year included a half-pint of whipping cream ($2.08), a 14-ounce package of bread stuffing ($2.81), a 30-ounce can of pumpkin pie mix ($3.21), a 12-ounce bag of fresh ... Read More »

Lost interstellar asteroid enters solar system

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This interstellar interloper appears to be a rocky, cigar-shaped object. 'Oumuamua is a Hawaiian word which means a messenger or scout. No known asteroid or comet from our solar system varies so widely in brightness, with such a large ratio between length and width. Read More »

Brexit halts Nottingham's European City of Culture bid

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In a tweet, Culture Liverpool said it was "really saddened by this decision". The accolade rotates around different European countries and it was Britain's turn to be given it again in 2023. However sources suggested there was already a huge amount of disappointment, and anger that cities like Leeds are being used as a " Brexit bargaining chip" in a wider political game. Read More »

Warships join search for 3 missing United States sailors

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Navy aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan , which is now in the Philippine Sea. Eight sailors were rescued shortly after the accident and taken for medical evaluation to USS Reagan , an aircraft carrier that was in the Philippine Sea for an exercise with Japanese forces. Read More »

Russian Federation says U.S. terror listing of North Korea could lead to 'catastrophe'

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US diplomats responsible for negotiating with the North Koreans in previous years were by and large supportive of strong sanctions - and also of calling North Korea a "terror state". The alliance comes as North Korea is increasingly isolated from the global community as its nuclear threats against the USA continue. The East Asian country was on the list for two decades spanning 1988 and 2008 and was taken off during the George W. Read More »

Army colonel arrested for raping Lt- Colonel's daughter

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The police also took the rape victim to Colonel's official residence for a crime scene recreation. Shimla's SP Soumya Sambasiva has confirmed the arrest of the Colonel on the basis of the victim's complaint and the subsequent inquiry done by the police. Read More »

Colorado fines Uber $9M for hiring drivers with bad records

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Uber acknowledged that some drivers who shouldn't have been allowed on its service had been approved. The company blamed an unspecified "process error" and downplayed the severity of the investigation. This contradicts state requirements for companies to review both criminal and driving history reports and disqualify drivers with felony convictions, alcohol or drug-related driving offenses, sexual offenses or moving vehicle violations. Read More »

A drop in temperatures today, staying dry through tomorrow

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Overnight, expect skies to remain clear as lows will dip back into the upper 30s. Skies will be partly cloudy Thursday evening , with temperatures dipping into the low 30s. Temperatures won't be too cold for the Circle of Lights this year. Highs will reach the mid-40s across central IN with southwest winds at 5 to 15 miles per hour. Read More »

Carroll about Seahawks waiving Dwight Freeney: "We hated to do it"

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Dwight Freeney , a 16-year veteran and likely first ballot Hall of Famer, was surprisingly waived by the Seattle Seahawks this week. Free Press sports writers Dave Birkett and Carlos Monarrez talk through their favorite Lions on Thanksgiving memories, then predict Thursday's Lions-Vikings game on Thanksgiving Day. Read More »

Xiaomi to launch a new Redmi smartphone on Nov 30 in India

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Xiaomi is calling its upcoming smartphone as #DeshKaSmartphone . Taking this into account, we assume that the device will be a budget-oriented smartphone for the Indian mobile market. It will be available in three variants 3GB RAM and 16GB internal storage, 3GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage and 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. The Redmi 5A gets its strength from decent 3,000 mAh battery and runs on Android Nougat operating system wrapped under MIUI 9. Read More »

Iran Truly Working for Peace: FM Zarif

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The opposition groups held the meeting to seek a unified position ahead of United Nations -backed peace talks, after two year of Russian military intervention that has helped Assad's government recapture all of Syria's major cities. Syria's civil war, now in its seventh year, has killed hundreds of thousands of people and created the world's worst refugee crisis, driving more than 11 million people from their homes. Read More »

Varun Dhawan apologizes for mid-traffic selfie

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Varun is seen here popping his head out of his car's window in a jam-packed road . "You have risked your life, your admirers and few others". And by that we mean the traffic police, and any and everyone who doesn't abide by traffic laws. Read More »

Yemen Blockade Leaves Humanitarian Staffers Stranded

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Millions in Yemen are at immediate risk if food aid and the supply of fuel for pumping clean water are interrupted, he said. Ahmed Ben Lassoued, a Sanaa-based media official at The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, told The Associated Press that a total of 32 flights have been canceled since November 6, when the coalition ordered a tightening of the Yemen blockade. Read More »

Georgia: four dead including a policeman in an anti-terrorist operation

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The suspects are accused of having unspecified contacts with foreign "terrorist organizations". Giorgobiani said that none of the criminals was Georgians, but did not disclose more details of the alleged group. The onslaught of anti-terrorism has given rise to gunfire, weapons fire and several explosions in an area cordoned off by the forces of law and order in the district of Isani, has found an AFP journalist on the spot. Read More »

United Nations urges Australia to protect refugees at Papua New Guinea camp

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They are being relocated to two centers where there is water, electricity, food and medical services". Police commissioner Baki said he was neither arrested nor charged but moved to one of the transition centres. 'Dutton tried to starve and dehydrate the men out of his prison, now he's using violence to try to force them out, ' he said. "It's hard to believe the suffering of people seeking asylum could get any worse after five gruelling years of imprisonment in inadequate facilities under ... Read More »

Air China suspends flights to North Korea

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The suspension of the route halts one of the few global flights to North Korea , just as tensions rise between it and United States , which recently put North Korea back on a list of state sponsors of terrorism. North Korea condemned its United States terror listing as a "serious provocation" on Wednesday, warning that sanctions would never force it to abandon its nuclear weapons programme. Read More »

France seeks UN Security Council meeting on migrants in Libya

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Guterres wants Libyan authorities as well as the International Criminal Court, which has a mandate to open war crimes investigations in Libya, to look into the slave auctions, said United Nations spokesman Farhan Haq. "What happened in Libya is shocking, scandalous, but we must establish the responsibilities", said Conde. Trading in human beings as witnessed recently in Libya is a "crime against humanity", the chairman of the African Union (AU) Commission said Tuesday after a recent ... Read More »

Woman raises money for homeless man who helped her

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But then McClure and her boyfriend, Mark D'Amico, made a decision to create a GoFundMe page in hopes of getting Johnny a place to live and a means of transportation so he could get back on his feet. In addition to McClure providing Johnny with gift cards, clothing, and a few dollars when she sees him, she started a GoFundMe account to give him more. Read More »

OPS faction wins back AIADMK's 'Two Leaves' symbol

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Earlier on Wednesday, a close associate of middleman Sukesh Chandrashekhar was arrested in connection with a bribery case with regard to allocation of poll symbol by the Election Commission to an AIADMK faction. In a general council meeting on September 12, the merged factions of EPS and OPS had passed a resolution stating that the AIADMK would be a unified faction and shall retrieve the two leaves symbol and the AIADMK name. Read More »

Actress Sagarika Ghatge marries cricketer Zaheer Khan

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They opted for a court marriage on November 23, which will be followed by a grand reception for Bollywood celebs and Team India colleagues on November 27 in Mumbai's Taj Mahal Palace and Tower. More than me, a lot of people think of it like, "Oh my God, she is actually marrying a cricketer because she dated a cricketer". Zaheer played India for 14 years, while Sagarika has acted in seven movies, with Chak De India being the most famous of all. Read More »

After release Hafiz Saeed vows to fight for Kashmir's independence

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The banned JuD head, who carries a bounty of Dollars 10 million announced by the U.S. for his role in terror activities, has been under detention since January. Saeed and four of his accomplices- Abdullah Ubaid, Malik Zafar Iqbal, Abdul Rehman Abid and Qazi Kashif Hussain- were detained by the Punjab government on January 31 this year for 90 days under preventative detention under the Anti-Terrorism Act 1997. Read More »

Meet Malia Obama's New British Boy-Toy At Harvard

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Malia took a gap year before attending Harvard, meaning she is the same age as Rory. Farquharson, also 19, is from the United Kingdom and attended the posh and prestigious Rugby School, where he proudly represented the school at golf and in a chemistry club called the Blue Bunsen Society. Read More »

Six held in Germany on suspicion of market attacks

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Prosecutors in Frankfurt said that the six Syrians, all of whom had applied for asylum in Germany, "are suspected of being members of the foreign terrorist organisation that calls itself the Islamic State", reported Reuters . "The accused are also suspected of having planned an attack against a public target in Germany using either weapons or explosives", the statement continued. Read More »

Wyoming unemployment up in October

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The jobless rate last month in Lewis County was 5.2 percent, down from the same time past year when it was 5.7 percent. In October, Campbell County saw its unemployment rate drop slightly from September, from 4.3 percent to 4.2 percent. The number of employed increased by 300 to 45,400. With the addition of those jobs, Lane County's over-the-year employment growth in October was 2.8 percent, topping the statewide figure of 2.4 percent. Read More »

MS-13 gang member arrested for murder; victim stabbed over 100 times

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Then, the gang members choked him, stabbed him more than 100 times, decapitated him and dismembered him, the informant said. He also wore a rosary necklace, police stated. The victim was likely killed between December 2016 and March 2017, according to police. The MS-13 gang, which has roots in El Salvador, is notorious for its links to cartels and organized crime, and its ability to access high-powered weapons. Read More »