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Donald Trump pulls U.S. out of United Nations global compact on migration

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The conference will discuss recommendations for finalization of the accord, formally known as the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM). According to a press release of New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, "The Trump Administration's continued efforts to discriminate undermine New York's families, institutions, and businesses - and we'll continue to fight back". Read More »

Spain coach Lopetegui wary of World Cup rivals

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This quadrennial tournament was mapped out by Friday's draw in the Kremlin. "I am now more grown up, and I hope we can make it to the World Cup". The Group A match will take place on June 14 at the 81,000-capacity Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow . Read More »

1 dead, 7 hurt after vehicle slams into crowd in NYC

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A search was underway for a white sedan. Witnesses said a group of people left a bar in Richmond Hill just before 4:30 a.m. when they spotted a man beating up another man on a sidewalk. The melee started out as a knife fight, the Daily News reported. "The girl is yelling 'Stop, stop". Police said there was a dispute before the man drove into the pedestrians. Read More »

Can Oregon Football Keep Willie Taggart With A New Contract?

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On Wednesday, the University of OR offered a new contract to Taggart who is in consideration by Florida State as a possible candidate. The Aggies have had eyes for Fisher since firing Kevin Sumlin over the weekend. "Last weekend OR offered Taggart a contract extension worth more than $20 million over five years". The new deal for Taggart is a one-year extension of the contract he signed last year with a buyout of $4.5 million. Read More »

LeT Chief Hafiz Saeed To Run For Pakistan General Elections 2018

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This development comes after Hafiz Saeed, the mastermind of 26/11 Mumbai attacks, was released from Pakistani jail, is alleged to have spewed venom against India and threatened to work towards the independence of Kashmir. "I warn India if it does not stop atrocities against Kashmiris then this struggle will rise further and it will face the music", Saeed added. The MML was formed when Saeed was under house arrest in Lahore. Read More »

Festival of Eid-e-Milad today

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Sindh government has suspended cellular services in major cities including Karachi, Hyderabad, and Sukkur to ensure foolproof security on Eid Milad-un-Nabi (12 Rabiul Awwal) occasion. In Karnataka, the state government declared on Monday that Eid-e-Milad will be marked on December 2 instead of December 1. While the day is widely celebrated in India and Pakistan, it is not celebrated in Saudi Arabia or Qatar. Read More »

Police Complaint Filed Alleging Conductor James Levine Molested a Teen Boy

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According to the New York Times , the victim claimed in his initial police report that he first met Mr. Levine at the Ravinia Festival , the a summer music festival of which Levine was the music director from 1973 through 1993. The report details a years-long account from a man who was 15 when the alleged abuse began in 1985. Police investigated the matter and turned their findings over to the Lake County State's Attorney, the Post said. Read More »

Toll Attendant Killed When Truck Crash on The Booth in Bay Bridge

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A toll attendant has been killed by a crash on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. The CHP told KTVU that the crash involved a box truck and a cashier at the toll booth. The cause of the wreck was under investigation. CBS San Francisco reports. The governor's statement said that Han, the toll taker, was a California Department of Transportation employee for more than a decade and is survived by her husband, Ryan, and their 10-year-old daughter, Ashly. Read More »

USGS: 3.1 Magnitude Earthquake Recorded In Kingfisher Co

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Geological Survey (USGS) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Delaware is considered a medium seismic risk state. Initial reports reveal that more than 100 quants have been blinded across the quake-stricken areas, Tasnim quoted Mahmoud Vafai, the provincial tourism chief, as saying on Saturday. Read More »

Nevada Democratic Rep. Ruben Kihuen accused of harassment during campaign

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Buzzfeed is reporting that a woman says she was harassed by Nevada Democratic Rep. Ruben Kihuen. The woman also said that Kiuhen inappropriately touched her thigh on two separate occasions without her consent. "I have spent my fifteen years in public service fighting for women's equality, and I will continue to do so", the congressman said. Kihuen was believed to be a rising star in the party and flipped a district in Nevada last cycle from Republican to Democrat. Read More »

Egypt Presidential Hopeful Arrives in Cairo

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According to information by sources at Cairo's International Airport, when Shafiq's plane landed almost 50 family members and his loyalists met him at the airport. Shafiq, 76, briefly served as prime minister under autocratic President Hosni Mubarak, who stepped down in early 2011 following 18 days of popular demonstrations against his regime. Read More »

4-year-old girl sexually abused by two teachers

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The incident sent shockwaves through the city and sparked waves of protests at the school throughout Friday as angry parents of other students laid siege to the campus, with many of them comparing Thursday's assault to a child's murder at a Gurgaon school a couple of months ago. Read More »

Washington reaction to ICBM test a "bloodthirsty tirade": Lavrov

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Speaking on a visit to Belarus on November 30, Lavrov also rejected a US call to sever ties with North Korea following its latest ballistic-missile test. Mr Trump used another tweet on Thursday morning to disparage the North Korean leader and cast doubt on Chinese efforts to restrain its ally. "Americans must first of all explain to us what they are trying to achieve", Lavrov added. Read More »

Andhra Pradesh assembly approves Kapu reservation bill

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A special Cabinet meeting is scheduled to be held on Saturday to discuss the draft Bill on Kapu reservation. The reservations will come into effect only if the Centre agrees and passes a resolution in the Parliament because with the Kapu reservations, the total reservations in Andhra Pradesh exceed the 50 per cent limit set by the Supreme Court. Read More »

Quentin Tarantino's Manson Era Film Scores Release Date

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The " Pulp Fiction " director's latest will hit theaters on August 9, 2019, Variety has learned. It's being shrouded in secrecy, but is set in 1969 and is believed to involve Charles Manson and the Manson family murders. Manson was the cult leader who instructed the killings and died on November 17 while serving a life sentence. The studio beat out several bidders, including Warner Bros. Read More »

US defense secretary meets with Egyptian officials in Cairo

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Mattis said he will deliver his condolences for the attack. Apart from PM Abbasi, the Centcom commander also met Gen Bajwa, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee Gen Zubair Hayat and Director General of Inter-Services Intelligence Lt Gen Naveed Mukhtar. Read More »

Russian Federation rejects USA call to cut ties with North Korea

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He advocated negotiations instead. Speaking at the UNSC on Wednesday, Haley warned that North Korea's government will be "utterly destroyed" if a war breaks out. President Donald Trump asked his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, to cut off oil supplies to the North. "You don't bully or play games with nuclear weapons", Haley said. Read More »

Turkey seeks arrest of ex-CIA officer over coup plot

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Turkey has issued an arrest warrant for the former vice-chairman of the CIA, Graham Fuller, over his alleged involvement in the 2016 failed coup. An Istanbul court on Friday issued an arrest warrant for a former Central Intelligence Agency officer over alleged ties to the Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO), a judicial official said. Read More »

Boise State ends Oregon's record home win streak on Williams' buzzer beater

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MiKyle McIntosh fouled out. Lexus Williams drove to the ideal spot to insert the dagger, from dead center inside the OR logo. Payton Pritchard had 8 points and two three-pointers. The Broncos committed a 10-second violation with a one-point lead with 1:50 left in the game as the Ducks took the ball. His 3 jump-started sophomore Justinian Jessup, who then sank five 3-pointers and finished with 15 points. Read More »

SL Green Realty Corporation (SLG) Shares Bought by Legal & General Group Plc

It closed at $102.23 lastly. Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) has risen 18.57% since December 2, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 48.43% the S&P500. The investor is now holding 29,291,456 shares thanks to an increase of 26,037 new shares in their portfolio. Its down 0.06, from 0.94 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 37 investors sold KIM shares while 113 reduced holdings. Read More »

Two Russian lawmakers dismiss Michael Flynn's guilty plea

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Flynn , however, also admitted Friday that his consulting firm, Flynn Intel Group, was directed and supervised by Turkish government officials while he was advising Trump's presidential campaign. "I think that computers have complicated lives very greatly", Trump told reporters at his Mar-a-Lago Florida resort. Not just the president was blindsided, but all of his administration, and it is a shattering moment for the Trump presidency. Read More »

Trump & Chuck & Nancy & a Shutdown

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With time running short, lawmakers may be forced to pass a stopgap spending measure to keep the government open past next week, just as they did in September when the last shutdown deadline approached, but that too would need Democratic votes. Read More »

Triple Talaq law: Govt mulls 3-year jail term for offenders

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The draft law has been prepared by an inter-ministerial group, headed by Home Minister Rajnath Singh. Husbands who attempt "instant divorce" could be sentenced to three years in prison under draft legislation being considered in India. While annulling instant triple talaq on August 22, the apex court had put a six-month stay on the practice setting a timeframe of six months for the Centre to frame a law regarding it. Read More »

Arrest made in Amber Alert case; missing girl Mariah Woods presumed dead

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The search will now shift to a recovery process. He faces several charges including concealing of death, obstruction of justice, second-degree burglary, felony larceny, and possession of stolen property. I-Team: Strict standards in place to issue Amber AlertsMarines based at nearby Camp Lejeune are also assisting in the search. The statement said plans were being made to search other sites by volunteers who were waiting to be deployed. Read More »

Rockies' Holland, Royals' Moustakas win comeback awards

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Holland, who came off Tommy John surgery , which he underwent in October of 2015, bounced back in 2017 after missing all of the 2016 season. The 32-year-old right-hander tied with Kenley Jansen of the Los Angeles Dodgers for the second-most in the major leagues, six behind Tampa Bay's Alex Colome. Read More »

Israel strikes Syrian military base

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Iran and Lebanon's Hizballah movement are allied with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. The battles have been raging in the past 72 hours in the area, the watchdog added. Israel has long warned that Iran is trying to establish a permanent presence in Syria as part of its efforts to control a land corridor from Iran through to the Mediterranean Sea as it attempts to expand its influence across the Middle East. Read More »

Kremlin says U.S. idea to cut all ties with North Korea simplistic

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USA intelligence analysts have concluded from satellite and other data that the test missile was sacked from a fixed position, not a mobile launcher, three US officials said. The Washington Post yesterday cited experts as saying that the plan by the estranged half-brother of North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong Un to use an antidote was fatally flawed. Read More »

Yemen's feuding rebel factions hold talks after deadly infighting

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In a letter sent to Iran on November 24, the panel requested information on the individuals and companies to which the Sahid Begheri Industrial Group exported the missile component. The independent panel of United Nations monitors, in a Nov 24 report to the Security Council seen by Reuters on Thursday, said it "as yet has no evidence as to the identity of the broker or supplier" of the missiles, which were likely shipped to the Houthis in violation of a targeted United Nations arms ... Read More »

First indigenous aircraft carrier by 2020: Navy Chief Sunil Lanba

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Additional deployment of Chinese warships and submarines were reported during the over two-month-long standoff between Indian and Chinese armies in Dokalam . "The living conditions in the warships are different, and the Indian Navy has been trying to create an environment for women to sail and work on the ships", said Vice Admiral Karambir Singh. Read More »

Trump Urged Senate Republicans to Close Russia Probe ASAP

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Burr told Trump they'd close the investigation "when we have exhausted everybody we need to talk to, we will finish". Trump's lobbying resembles his moves earlier this year to get the FBI Director James Comey to close an investigation into the president's former national security adviser Michael Flynn . Read More »

White House work orders show infiltration of mice, roaches

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Tempting as it is to consider a hail of bugs as some meager form of comeuppance by a symbol of democracy onto a unprecedentedly unpopular administration, the fact remains-the White House is old as hell. The General Services Administration estimates that it spends as much as $100,000 per year on White House repairs. They ain't watching close enough. Read More »

Convicted Croat "war criminal" drinks Poison in Hague Court

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Praljak was convicted of crimes against humanity and war crimes in 2013 and sentenced to 20 years in prison, almost half of which had already been served after he surrendered to the tribunal in 2004. It aims to file a report by December 31, when the tribunal formally closes its doors, having completed all its cases. Two defendants awaiting trial committed suicide by hanging themselves in their United Nations cells, according to court documents. Read More »

Congress party president elections 'rigged', says Maharashtra Congress secretary Shehzad Poonawalla

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The Merit vs. Surname fire that Poonawalla has stoked will continue to slow-burn the Congress in the days ahead. "I will be happy to contest in a genuine election, not in a rigged election", the party leader added. "I officially give up all relationship with him politically". This is totally unacceptable. Any grievance could have been put up at appropriate forums. Read More »

Woman Arrested After Testing Toxic Substance on Senior Home Residents

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The ricin was found Tuesday afternoon in Miller's Wake Robin apartment. A resident of the Wake Robin senior living community in Shelburne is accused of manufacturing the ricin and testing the deadly toxin on other residents. Miller told Federal Bureau of Investigation agents she became interested in plant-based poisons during the past summer. Investigators say Miller told them on at least three occasions, she had exposed other residents to ricin she had produced. Read More »

Blitzboks Crush Shujaa in Dubai

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The series champions Black Ferns downed South Africa 40-0, France 28-7 and US 45-14 on day one of the opening tournament of the 2018 series. And as the day wore on, the South Africans smashed Kenya out of the park with a 48-5 scoreline. It was a stark reversal of fortunes from the last match of pool play, when the Kiwis blasted the US side 45-14. Kwagga Smith piled more misery on Kenya with a seventh try for the Blitzboks before Rosco Speckman came off the bench to complete the rout with a ... Read More »

Missing Florida teen found in NY

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The sheriff's office said Frisina made a $200 ATM withdrawal Sunday in St. Marys, Georgia, which is about 100 miles northeast of Columbia County. Caitlyn, a student at Fort White High School, was last seen at her Lake City, Fla ., home Saturday before taking off with Rodriguez, authorities believe. Read More »