• Pence to Afghan president: U.S. is 'here to see this through'
Pence to Afghan president: U.S. is 'here to see this through'

Pakistan will take practical action over the Afghan peace process, He said at the joint press conference. Speaking on the occasion, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi outlined the objective of the meeting, saying issues pertaining to mutual political trust and reconciliation, development, cooperation and connectivity, and security cooperation and c...

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  • With messages of peace Christmas celebrated across Kashmir
With messages of peace Christmas celebrated across Kashmir

Silent Monks performe a "vocal" Christmas music concert by "singing" Sing Halleluiah. During the mass, prayers for peace, development, and prosperity of Pakistan were also offered. In a Monday message, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi congratulated Christians around the world on the advent of the Christian New Year and the birthday ann...

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  • Winter Weather Advisory issued for Weston
Winter Weather Advisory issued for Weston

A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Ionia, Clinton, Shiawassee, Barry, Eaton, Ingham, Livingston, Calhoun, Jackson and Washtenaw Counties through 7 P.M. Tuesday: Very cold with highs in the mid teens. Gov. Andrew Cuomo advised drivers upstate - particularly in the Western New York, the Finger Lakes, Central New York, North Country and...

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  • Palestinian dies of wounds from Israel border clashes
Palestinian dies of wounds from Israel border clashes

In a post on his official Facebook account Sunday, Morales said that after talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, he chose to instruct Guatemala's foreign ministry to move the embassy. The resolution passed by the General Assembly declared the USA action on Jerusalem "null and void". Several significant U.S. allies abstained from...

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  • Tunisia bans Emirates flights over women security measures
Tunisia bans Emirates flights over women security measures

Tunisian political parties, on Saturday, condemned the UAE's decision to ban Tunisian women from traveling to or from its territory and onboard its planes. The UAE's Minister of State For Foreign Affairs, Anwar Gargash, said on Twitter that both countries had been in discussion about the "security measure information".

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  • America reduces its contribution to UN's annual budget by $285m
America reduces its contribution to UN's annual budget by $285m

Erdoğan's comments came after he was asked during a presser ahead of his official visit to Chad whether there will be new diplomatic steps taken by Turkey in addition to last Thursday's Jerusalem resolution vote in the United Nations General Assembly, which was passed by 128 votes in favor, nine against and 35 abstentions.

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  • Kohli back to lead India for ODI series
Kohli back to lead India for ODI series

When asked about how Ashwin and Jadeja could thrust themselves back into contentions in limited-overs cricket, Prasad said: "We have enough domestic matches. "We are discussing Rahul's batting position". "Probably from the England series, that's where we will have a core team, and may be we fix up on a certain number and focus from there on".

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  • Miss America Organization Rocked By Internal Email Scandal
Miss America Organization Rocked By Internal Email Scandal

For this story, HuffPost reviewed almost three years of internal emails provided by two sources. "Much of what was reported is dishonest, deceptive, and despicable", he said. "Shortly thereafter, we resigned our board positions and notified MAO that we were terminating our relationship with them". "This was not the CEO of an Organization laughi...

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  • Apple Hit With Second Class-Action Lawsuit for Slowing Down Older iPhones
Apple Hit With Second Class-Action Lawsuit for Slowing Down Older iPhones

Here is the complete details on Apple slowing down older iPhones. A year ago we released a feature for iPhone 6, iPhone 6s and iPhone SE to smooth out the instantaneous peaks only when needed to prevent the device from unexpectedly shutting down during these conditions.

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation 'thwarted San Francisco Christmas terror attack' - court documents
Federal Bureau of Investigation 'thwarted San Francisco Christmas terror attack' - court documents

Jameson, in conversations with the undercover FBI investigator whom he mistakenly believed to be associated with Islamic State, is accused of outlining a plan to use explosives at Pier 39 in San Francisco, a complex with stores, restaurants and an aquarium.

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  • Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock shot himself the mouth: Autopsy report
Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock shot himself the mouth: Autopsy report

Most died from a single gunshot wound. Of those killed by Paddock, 36 died of chest and back wounds and 21 suffered gunshot wounds to the head. All 58 deaths were ruled homicides. Las Vegas police stand guard along the streets outside the Route 91 Harvest country music festival grounds after an active shooter was reported in Las Vegas on October 1,...

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  • Ignore Rahul, build the party, Modi tells BJP
Ignore Rahul, build the party, Modi tells BJP

The Congress performed well in rural areas of Gujarat but failed to make a significant mark in the urban pockets. The venue for the concluding day of the camp has also been shifted from Saffrony Resort in Mehsana to the Gujarat University Convention Hall in Ahmedabad.

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  • Tit for tat: Russian Federation mulls retaliation for USA sanctions
Tit for tat: Russian Federation mulls retaliation for USA sanctions

Kadyrov and Kataev are responsible for "gross violations of internationally recognized human rights", the department said. "If Kadyrov were placed on the list of America's friends, then we would really have grounds for doubts but he and another four lucky men have turned up on the list of America's foes", Umarov said.

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  • Pittsburgh Steelers' Antonio Brown Injures Calf, Calls It Minor Setback
Pittsburgh Steelers' Antonio Brown Injures Calf, Calls It Minor Setback

A loss of Brown for any amount of time is certainly less than ideal for the Steelers. Update: The Steelers announced that Brown has a calf injury and is questionable to return. Though Bell saw only six targets against New England, expect Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley to scheme in more ways to get the ball into Bell's hands over ...

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  • Kremlin unmoved by Trump's 'imperialist' new security strategy
Kremlin unmoved by Trump's 'imperialist' new security strategy

The president's strategy is based on protecting the American people, promoting American prosperity , preserving peace through strength and advancing American influence; John Roberts has the roundup on 'Special Report'. The document doesn't specifically mention Russian meddling in last year's USA presidential election. "At the same time, there ...

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  • Jarryd Hayne 'unequivocally' denies rape allegation
Jarryd Hayne 'unequivocally' denies rape allegation

According to the lawsuit , the woman says she met the two-time Dally M victor while intoxicated at a San Jose bar after a 49ers game. Police initially investigated the case and conducted witness interviews before it was dropped due to a lack of sufficient evidence to prove the crime of rape beyond a reasonable doubt.

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  • Fla. officer dragged half a mile by fleeing suspect's vehicle
Fla. officer dragged half a mile by fleeing suspect's vehicle

According to a police report, Cabrera kept driving at a high speed, reaching 60mph, while the cops hung on to the door he go caught into. A clear bag with an unknown substance were also spotted inside the vehicle. Authorities said Cusack suffered severe road rash in the incident that happened Tuesday morning after Cusack responded to a possible ove...

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  • Not aware of free trade deal with access for financial services - Barnier
Not aware of free trade deal with access for financial services - Barnier

Carney told the Treasury Select Committee that it did not make sense to tell banks they must create subsidiaries, causing a "tremendous amount of cost and disruption", only to change the guidance if there is a co-operation agreement in the future.

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  • USA outnumbered as it vetoes United Nations vote on Jerusalem
USA outnumbered as it vetoes United Nations vote on Jerusalem

Nonetheless, Erdogan's announcement is likely to fuel American and Israeli concerns that US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the Jewish state's capital on December 6 will be used as a pretext for renewed anti-Israel campaigns at the UN General Assembly, as well as bodies like the UN Human Rights Council, which retains a perman...

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  • MLS Commissioner To Make Announcement In Nashville
MLS Commissioner To Make Announcement In Nashville

Nashville has a strong soccer community with a club joining USL in 2018, and the city hosted the CONCACAF Gold Cup match this past summer between the United States men's national team and Panama, which ended 1-1. The three competing bids offered outdoor soccer stadiums. The local bidders had hoped that three billionaire owners who own franchises ...

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  • GTAA Confident They Can Avoid Atlanta Airport Situation
GTAA Confident They Can Avoid Atlanta Airport Situation

Sunday's power outage in Atlanta resulted in a shutdown of the busiest airport in the world. A spokesman for Delta Air Lines, which has its hub in Atlanta and is by far the biggest carrier at the airport, said most of its delayed passengers were booked on other flights scheduled to leave Monday.

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  • McGregor not keen on Pacquiao fight
McGregor not keen on Pacquiao fight

When the cameraman asks Conor if he wants Pacquiao, McGregor replied " MMA next". "I can come right back". If I wanted to I could come right back to the UFC. "What's the most interesting, epic fight out there". We need to watch him fight some real competition. I think Georges is going to get better, get back in the gym, feel his body out and see...

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  • LeBron wore 'equality' sneakers in DC, then put up another triple-double
LeBron wore 'equality' sneakers in DC, then put up another triple-double

After beating the Wizards 106-99 , James explained his reasoning behind his bold move in the locker room. We know what we went through as a nation, as a world [recently]. The four-time NBA MVP also talked about the importance of equality . At the time, James took issue with Trump's penchant for haranguing black athletes through social media...

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  • IS bombers kill nine at Quetta church
IS bombers kill nine at Quetta church

He told that police intercepted and shot one bomber outside but the second attacker managed to reach the church's main door where he blew himself up. Wasim Baig of Civil Hospital said that nine people were killed in the attack, including two women.

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  • No EVMs Tampered With in Gujarat Assembly Elections: CEC
No EVMs Tampered With in Gujarat Assembly Elections: CEC

It is another hit back over BJP during the Gujarat Assembly elections 2017. The elections of Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh, however, marked a huge win for the BJP party. On Saturday, Patel had also questioned Supreme Court's decision to reject Congress' plea, seeking cross-verification of Voter-Verified Paper Audit Trails with votes cast with Elec...

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  • Rahul Gandhi appointed Congress new president
Rahul Gandhi appointed Congress new president

Rahul Gandhi, the scion of India's most famous political dynasty, has taken over as president of the main opposition Congress party while facing a stiff challenge from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling Hindu nationalists. "When I joined politics as a 34 year old, I came into this world having watched the generation before me fight the structure...

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  • Does Pentagon still have a UFO program?
Does Pentagon still have a UFO program?

Hoever, the Pentagon insists that the program ended entirely in 2012. The acknowledgment came in response to media inquiries, which were generated in part by a start-up company Elizondo has joined since retirement. But officials familiar with the initiative say the collection effort continued as recently as last month. The Pentagon told the Time...

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  • Economist: GOP Tax Bill Offers Little for Poor or Middle Class Americans
Economist: GOP Tax Bill Offers Little for Poor or Middle Class Americans

Republicans and economists in favor of the plan have argued that higher growth will lead to more revenue generated by taxes, thus offsetting the cost. The standard deduction , from $12,700 this year to $24,000 next year for couples filing jointly. The Obamacare, or Affordable Care Act, individual mandate penalty is repealed in 2019 under the bill...

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  • Trump administration prohibits CDC from using 'transgender' in budget documents
Trump administration prohibits CDC from using 'transgender' in budget documents

According to The Washington Post , words that can not be used include " fetus ", " vulnerable ", " entitlement ", " diversity ", " transgender ", "evidence-based" and " science-based ". The National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention is working on ways to prevent HIV among transgenderpeople and reduce health disparities.

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  • Ronaldo Breaks Club World Cup Record
Ronaldo Breaks Club World Cup Record

In his 1st minutes of the game, he got a pass from Lucas Vazquez and took his first shot. "It can help in football, but in the case of the goal of Casemiro, they said it was offside because Karim interrupted one of their players". Just after two minutes, Cristiano made a balance in the game by scoring an important goal. The complacency transferred ...

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  • Mitchell Trubisky Intercepted 3 Times in Loss to Lions
Mitchell Trubisky Intercepted 3 Times in Loss to Lions

It really shows commitment that they have it perfectly in sync. which means at some point before all of this, the Lions players involved must have practiced. Jones set up by a 58-yard completion to Marvin Jones where Jones bullied the ball away from a defender. Quarterback Mitchell Trubisky , rolling from the pocket, overthrew receiver Kendall...

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  • Jesus Christ's Hometown of Nazareth Just Canceled Christmas Because of Trump
Jesus Christ's Hometown of Nazareth Just Canceled Christmas Because of Trump

The Palestinian towns of Bethlehem where Jesus is traditionally believed to be born and Ramallah in the illegally occupied West Bank briefly turned off their Christmas lights in protest as well. Since Trump's declaration on December 6, terrorists have launched 12 rockets from the Gaza Strip - eight fell in Israel and four others were intercepted,...

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  • Train collides with school bus in 'serious' accident
Train collides with school bus in 'serious' accident

Philippe joined Transport Minister Elisabeth Borne and Education Minister Jean-Michel Blanquer who had already arrived at the scene. The barriers were reportedly lowered at the time of the accident, according to several eyewitness reports. Identification of some of the victims has been made significantly more hard "due to the violence" of the accid...

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  • Canadian billionaire and wife found dead in 'suspicious' circumstances in Toronto home
Canadian billionaire and wife found dead in 'suspicious' circumstances in Toronto home

He stepped down as chief executive in 2012, but stayed on as executive chairman. He grew the company through the introduction of large numbers of generic, low-costing drugs that were able to take market share away from the branded pharmaceuticals.

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  • US Envoy Says Has 'Irrefutable Evidence' Iran Violating UN Restrictions
US Envoy Says Has 'Irrefutable Evidence' Iran Violating UN Restrictions

It is not a coincidence that the US ambassador held her today's press conference two days after her claim in her interview with CNN, claiming that the common fight against Iran is much more important for the American regional allies than the plights of the Palestinians and the recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

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  • Triple Talaq: Owaisi writes to Law Minister
Triple Talaq: Owaisi writes to Law Minister

The Islamic "divorce" practice of instant Triple Talaq (talaq-ul-biddat) had been declared "unislamic, arbitrary and unconstitutional" by Supreme Court earlier this year and had instructed the Union government to introduce a law in this regard during this period.

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  • Tiger Zinda Hai fails to get clearance from CBFC
Tiger Zinda Hai fails to get clearance from CBFC

Sources add that the chairman of Pakistani CBFC said that the film was not cleared as the image of Pakistan and its law enforcement agencies has been compromised in the film. Did Salman Khan just take a dig at his 1998 blackbuck case at Bina Kak's book launch event? With nearly a week left for Salman's much-awaited project Tiger Zinda Hai to ...

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  • Three Americans Plead Guilty to Creating, Running and Renting Out Mirai Botnet
Three Americans Plead Guilty to Creating, Running and Renting Out Mirai Botnet

Dalton Norman and Josiah White were charged with helping Jha and also pleaded guilty last month. Jha was first listed as a possible suspect behind the attacks in January 2017, but his father, Anand Jha, told NJ Advance Media he was confident his son had no involvement with the attacks.

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  • San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee dies suddenly
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee dies suddenly

He was San Francisco's first Asian-American mayor and a longtime civil rights attorney and civil servant before he was appointed to office in 2011. She is a 43-year-old Democrat who will become the first black woman to hold San Francisco's mayoral office.

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  • KEITH: Salvation Army puts donations to use
KEITH: Salvation Army puts donations to use

The salvation army bell ringers are struggling to meet the usual dollar amount this Christmas season. "It does tend to pick up more toward the end but previous year, with our goal the same, we had more than $39,000 at this point". "I never thought I would get a handsome bike as one of the gifts", Salgado said and before she left, she shared one la...

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