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United States police: Ex-judge is suspect in former wife's fatal stabbing

United States police: Ex-judge is suspect in former wife's fatal stabbing

The Shaker Heights Police Department, which said in a brief statement that Mason was taken into custody after an initial investigation, did not immediately respond to a request for comment. In a state...

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Maryland weather: Thanksgiving looks to be Baltimore's coldest since 1996

Maryland weather: Thanksgiving looks to be Baltimore's coldest since 1996

The coldest Thanksgiving Day on record in New York City was November 28, 1901, when the high temperature was 26 degrees, which is also the forecast for Thursday. Behind the snow, an Arctic blast swe...

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Chinese author jailed 10 years for 'pornographic' books, Entertainment News & Top Stories

Chinese author jailed 10 years for 'pornographic' books, Entertainment News & Top Stories

Some people accused of sexual assault have received shorter sentences in the past. What counts as "illegal" content in China is broadly defined, but includes work that "endangers national unity", "l...

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'US preparing to add Venezuela to list of terror sponsors'

'US preparing to add Venezuela to list of terror sponsors'

The Trump administration is reportedly considering naming Venezuela a state sponsor of terror. But others warn against the move, suggesting such designation would raise questions about the USA list'...

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Trump eyeing visit to U.S. troops in combat zone

Trump eyeing visit to U.S. troops in combat zone

There was no March 1, 2009, issue of Time magazine . I've been there before. Can you imagine anybody other than Trump?' "To be on the cover of Time as Person of the Year is a tremendous honor", T...

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Australia rejects United Nations migration pact, sticks with hardline asylum-seeker policy

Australia rejects United Nations migration pact, sticks with hardline asylum-seeker policy

The pact has already been rejected by the USA administration of Donald Trump and conservative governments in Poland, Austria, Hungary and the Czech Republic. Opinion polls show the opposition Labor Pa...

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Tijuana residents protest migrant caravan camped in city

Tijuana residents protest migrant caravan camped in city

Waving Mexican flags, the demonstrators climbed onto the monument to the last Aztec ruler Cuauhtemoc shouting "Mexico, Mexico!" and "Tijuana, Tijuana!" as well as slogans calling for "defending" the c...

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American tourist killed in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, seven arrested

American tourist killed in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, seven arrested

Two days later he went well prepared. "He was attacked by arrows but he continued walking". His body, spotted the following day by the fishermen on their return, has not yet been retrieved, the offi...

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Gunmen kidnap Italian woman, 23, in Kenya

Gunmen kidnap Italian woman, 23, in Kenya

The 23-year-old woman was among Italian volunteers who had rented a house from which she was abducted at Chakama trading centre. The kidnapped woman has been identified as Sylivia Constanca, who was...

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The US List of State Sponsors of Terror May Grow

The US List of State Sponsors of Terror May Grow

The US list of state sponsors of terror may grow to five. If the White House decides to go through with the inclusion in the list, which now contains four countries-Syria, North Korea, Iran, and Sud...

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Kabul blast aimed at sowing sectarian discord: Iran

Kabul blast aimed at sowing sectarian discord: Iran

It is pertinent to mention here that a suspected suicide bomber had blew himself up in front of an educational centre in the west of the Afghan capital Kabul on August 15, killing at least 25 people...

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Multiple Fatalities Reported in Colts Neck Fire

Multiple Fatalities Reported in Colts Neck Fire

Prosecutors would not reveal whether a weapon was found or if the deaths are being investigated as a murder-suicide. "The challenges obviously that it is burning so it is hard to go in there and try...

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Florida man arrested for having sex with miniature horse

Florida man arrested for having sex with miniature horse

Another witness came forward saying she saw it as well, and she approached Sardo about what she had seen, according to the sheriff's office. Sardo later revealed to investigators that he had sex wit...

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Trump Takes Jabs At 9th Circuit Court, House Dems During Turkey Pardon

Trump Takes Jabs At 9th Circuit Court, House Dems During Turkey Pardon

A lucky turkey gets a presidential pardon. "Let me assure you, and this fine tom turkey, that he will not end up on anyone's dinner table, not this guy - he's granted a presidential pardon as of rig...

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Under-fire UN environment chief resigns

Under-fire UN environment chief resigns

The report was particularly critical of the travel undertaken under Mr Solheim, UN Environment executive director since 2016. A recent draft internal audit, obtained by Britain's Guardian newspaper ...

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Trump wanted to order prosecution of Clinton and Comey

Trump wanted to order prosecution of Clinton and Comey

The report , quoting unnamed sources, said that Trump's wish earlier this year prompted his then White House lawyer, Donald McGahn, to advise him to hold off, because he'd be opening himself to acc...

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Ivanka Trump used personal email for government business

Ivanka Trump used personal email for government business

A Trump administration official told CBS News that Ms Trump's emails did not contain classified information, and what had occurred was basically a lack of understanding of the rules. The president...

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Judge bars U.S. from enforcing Trump asylum ban

Judge bars U.S. from enforcing Trump asylum ban

He wrote that the government in its arguments "offers nothing in support of the new rule that outweighs the need to avoid these harms". It was the latest legal challenge to thwart the Trump admini...

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Deputy national security adviser leaves White House after statement from first lady

Deputy national security adviser leaves White House after statement from first lady

Melania Trump issued a statement on Tuesday saying that Ricardel should be removed from her position. A senior Trump administration official speaking on condition of anonymity said that Ricardel ...

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Baby found on Gold Coast beach died in New South Wales

Baby found on Gold Coast beach died in New South Wales

It is anticipated he will return to NSW where he will be served with a warrant. Police divers from two separate states have searched Queensland's Tweed River following the death of a little baby...

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Girl, 6, strangled baby brother, 1, as dad shopped

Girl, 6, strangled baby brother, 1, as dad shopped

She is said to have told investigators she was playing with her brother but became angry when he would not stop crying and wrapped the seatbelt around him. Middleton also claimed he checked on the chi...

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Officer protected from gunfire at Mercy Hospital by own firearm

Officer protected from gunfire at Mercy Hospital by own firearm

Among the dead was the gunman who started shooting in the parking lot of Chicago's South Side at Mercy Hospital, and then burst into the medical facility and opened fire, local media said. He ran to...

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Chicago lift plunges 84 floors: 'I believed we were going to die'

Chicago lift plunges 84 floors: 'I believed we were going to die'

Fire officials reportedly said that a snapped "hoist rope" caused the fall. The building is the city's fourth-tallest and was renamed earlier this year as 875 North Michigan Avenue. Firefighters bro...

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Assignments Complete, Some Troops at Border Going Home

Assignments Complete, Some Troops at Border Going Home

U.S. President Donald Trump , who sought to make the caravan a campaign issue in the midterm elections, used Twitter on Sunday to voice support for the mayor of Tijuana and try to discourage the migr...

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President Trump Submits Answers in Mueller Probe

President Trump Submits Answers in Mueller Probe

Mueller is investigating Russian tampering in the 2016 election, alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian operatives and related matters. Trump's lawyers have been negotiating with ...

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Toronto police investigating 2 new incidents at St. Michael's College School

Toronto police investigating 2 new incidents at St. Michael's College School

In one video, Sinopoli says a person is being assaulted with a belt. "We have not yet identified the victims in these videos, and or clarified whether they are or are not victims", Sinopoli said, ad...

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Swimmer dies after being stung by stingray in Australia

Swimmer dies after being stung by stingray in Australia

Police said in the immediate period before his death, the man had been swimming a short distance from the shore. Friends dragged him onto the sand and attempted to resuscitate him but were unsuccess...

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Explosion at Kabul gathering kills dozens

The Taliban denied involvement in the June attack but they also denounced the gathering. Afghanistan's Tolo News TV , quoting witnesses, said at least 1,000 people were inside the wedding hall when...

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BREXIT: Oxfordshire MPs react to proposed withdrawal deal

BREXIT: Oxfordshire MPs react to proposed withdrawal deal

Commenting after the debate, she said: "I am very concerned about this proposed deal for many reasons - including what this deal will mean for our friends, neighbours and co-workers who come from the ...

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Police officer injured in Brussels knife attack

Police officer injured in Brussels knife attack

The local newspaper DH reported that a policeman was stabbed in central Brussels early on 20 November saying it was an apparent Islamist militant attack, while police have reported the motive behind t...

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Russian Prosecutors Issue New Charges Against Kremlin Critic Browder

Russian Prosecutors Issue New Charges Against Kremlin Critic Browder

A new criminal case has been launched against Hermitage Capital head William Browder in Russia, Nikolai Atmonyev, an adviser to Russia's prosecutor general, has stated. But Prosecutor-General's Offi...

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Taliban hold talks with US envoy in Qatar

Taliban hold talks with US envoy in Qatar

Last week, a five-member Taliban delegation had attended talks in Moscow for the first time at an global conference to discuss the Afghan peace efforts. Another senior member said Khalilzad's strate...

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Trump criticizes war hero for not capturing bin Laden sooner

Trump criticizes war hero for not capturing bin Laden sooner

Trump's attacks on the media were the "greatest threat to democracy" in his lifetime. The comments also underscored Trump's complicated relationship with the US military and spy services: In this c...

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One dead, 44 injured as train derails near Barcelona

One dead, 44 injured as train derails near Barcelona

A commuter train carrying around 150 people has derailed outside the Spanish city of Barcelona this morning, killing one person and injuring at least 44, police said. Fourteen fire engines and 11 am...

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Philippines loan talks: Xi Jinping to visit Manila this week

Philippines loan talks: Xi Jinping to visit Manila this week

Pangilinan and Trillanes cited allegations that China produced a draft entitled "Framework Agreement on Joint Maritime Oil and Gas Exploration between China and the Philippines". "We have normalized o...

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