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Felon charged with kidnapping, murder of Hania Aguilar

Felon charged with kidnapping, murder of Hania Aguilar

He is being held without bond in the Robeson County Detention Center. McLellan's first court appearance is expected Monday morning. McLellan, who was free on parole at the time of the murder, was ...

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DOJ: Trump directed illegal payments during campaign

DOJ: Trump directed illegal payments during campaign

Did the president commit a crime? That isn't completely clear. "You may want to read the court filings today". Federal prosecutors in the Southern District of NY wrote on Friday that Mr Cohen ...

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Round-the-world British sailor being rescued at sea after losing mast

Round-the-world British sailor being rescued at sea after losing mast

Goodall, the youngest competitor and only woman in the 30,000-mile Golden Globe Race , suffered cuts and bruises in the wreck. Hours later, she tweeted, "Nasty head bang as boat pitchpoled [somersa...

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United Kingdom parliament vote on Brexit deal to go ahead on Tuesday: minister

United Kingdom parliament vote on Brexit deal to go ahead on Tuesday: minister

The PM has insisted she will seek parliamentary support for her Brexit deal on Tuesday, despite the opposition of a large number of MPs including a considerable proportion of her own party. "I think i...

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What is the Norway-Plus Brexit option?

With the vote expected to result in a Government defeat, some Cabinet ministers have urged her to delay while others have already begun promoting the idea of alternatives. "I believe Jeremy Corbyn get...

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Brexit: Theresa May in last-ditch appeal to Brussels to avoid defeat

Brexit: Theresa May in last-ditch appeal to Brussels to avoid defeat

Speaking to the Mail on Sunday , the PM said a rejection of her proposals would mean "grave uncertainty" for the UK. But while Mrs May has warned of uncertain times should she lose the vote on Tues...

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Snow to blanket the South this weekend in major winter storm

Snow to blanket the South this weekend in major winter storm

Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches combined with ice accumulations of up to one tenth of an inch are possible. After bringing snow and rain to Southern California and the southern Rockies on ...

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FBI singled out 4 Americans at start of Russia probe: Comey

FBI singled out 4 Americans at start of Russia probe: Comey

Rep. Matt Gaetz blasted James Comey for having "selective amnesia" during his closed-door testimony before the House Judiciary Committee. It was the first time he answered lawmakers' questions since...

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Principal placed on leave for banning candy canes

Principal placed on leave for banning candy canes

Santa Claus, Christmas trees, Elf on the Shelf, reindeer , any red and green items and candy canes were also Grinched out. She also instructed that Christmas ornaments couldn't be made as gifts. ...

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May's Brexit deal is best, says Rudd

According to The Sunday Times newspaper, the cabinet ministers expect May to announce later on Sunday that she will head to Brussels to try to agree with the European Union officials on better Br...

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Israel says located second 'Hezbollah' tunnel from Lebanon

The army said it believed the three attempted to use the cover of stormy weather to approach the Israeli forces. Earlier on Saturday, IDF troops operating in the Rakefet enclave near the border, fir...

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Is there a Brexit ‘Plan B?’ United Kingdom minister offers alternatives

Is there a Brexit ‘Plan B?’ United Kingdom minister offers alternatives

The Prime Minister faces widespread opposition to her plan across the Commons, including both Remain and Leave-supporting wings of her own party. Heidi Nordby Lunde, an MP in Norway's governing Co...

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Dog waited weeks for owners at home burned in Camp fire

Dog waited weeks for owners at home burned in Camp fire

He didn't give up through the storms or the fire! "These dogs are livestock guardian dogs, they do not do well in heat, they do not do well in small enclosures", she said. "He followed the truck...

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Officer died of friendly fire in Thousand Oaks shooting

Officer died of friendly fire in Thousand Oaks shooting

The bullet responsible for killing a Ventura County Sheriff's sergeant during November's mass shooting at the Borderline Bar & Grill was sacked by a California Highway Patrol officer, authorities sa...

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Police investigating area of interest in Grace Millane case

Police investigating area of interest in Grace Millane case

Millane had been in New Zealand for two weeks, the UK's Press Association news agency reported. Police said there was no suggestion Millane previously knew the man she was seen entering the hotel ...

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USA priest facing sexual abuse raps nabbed in Biliran

USA priest facing sexual abuse raps nabbed in Biliran

But as far as after that, I don't know what's going to happen. USA authorities provided information about the alleged sexual assaults to the Philippine government, she said. Sr. Supt. Julius Coyme, Bi...

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Trump lashes out at Mueller after Cohen and Manafort filings

Trump lashes out at Mueller after Cohen and Manafort filings

He had provided information about contacts with Russian interests during the campaign, attempts by Russians to reach the campaign and about contacts with "persons connected to the White House" in 2017...

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Saudi lobbyists ‘bought 500 nights at Trump’s hotel after 2016 polls’

Saudi lobbyists ‘bought 500 nights at Trump’s hotel after 2016 polls’

As reported in The Washington Post , a veterans advocacy group, D.C. lobbyist agency, and the Saudi Arabian government are all connected to the latest veteran scandal. Veterans who participated in th...

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Putin's new laser to fend off missiles

Putin's new laser to fend off missiles

Stoltenberg said a compromise solution is still possible. Mike Pompeo, secretary of state, said the U.S. was giving Russian Federation 60 days to comply with its terms. On Tuesday, the Western militar...

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DUP set to abandon ‘duplicitous’ May after Brexit vote, claims Tory MP

DUP set to abandon ‘duplicitous’ May after Brexit vote, claims Tory MP

The UK prime minister is highly likely to lose the 11 December vote on her Brexit deal , and has come under greater pressure after the UK government's top lawyer confirmed that the UK would not be ...

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Trump Told Associate to Stop Calling John Kelly

Trump Told Associate to Stop Calling John Kelly

It is true that there is little chemistry remaining between the two men, the people said - even though Trump only months ago asked Kelly to stay on through 2020, and the general agreed. Vanity Fair ...

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Talks between Yemen war rivals 'difficult but critical'

Talks between Yemen war rivals 'difficult but critical'

The Saudi-led military coalition, which includes troops trained by the USA and UAE, has for months led an offensive to retake Hodeida, the last rebel stronghold on Yemen's Red Sea coast and the condui...

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Florida woman goes missing while vacationing in Costa Rica

Florida woman goes missing while vacationing in Costa Rica

Her father caught a flight from Tampa International Airport on Monday - not long before authorities in Costa Rica made the grim announcement that an unidentified body had been found not far from the...

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Sicily: Police Nab Top Mafia Boss, 80, and 45 Henchmen

Sicily: Police Nab Top Mafia Boss, 80, and 45 Henchmen

In the end, the leaders of several clans "Cosa Nostra" took the decision to restore the leadership structure of the mafia, providing Miney powers of the so-called godfather. "Mineo was indeed elected ...

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Trump Appoints Gen. Mark Milley Chairman Of The Joint Chiefs Of Staff

Trump Appoints Gen. Mark Milley Chairman Of The Joint Chiefs Of Staff

Typically, the successor to the chairman would not be selected until next year, given that Dunford is due to serve until October 1, 2019. Milley is known as a charismatic, outgoing leader who has no...

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Boris Johnson ordered to apologise for failing to declare £52000 in income

Boris Johnson ordered to apologise for failing to declare £52000 in income

Speaker John Bercow thanked him for his "prompt" response and said that was the end of the matter. Kathryn Stone, parliamentary commissioner for standards, said the late declarations "suggested a ...

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Kagame critic 'not guilty' of inciting insurrection

Kagame critic 'not guilty' of inciting insurrection

Diane Rwigara and her mother Adeline hugged supporters as cheers broke out in the packed courtroom in the capital Kigali while the verdict was read out. Since her arrest, Ms Rwigara's family have been...

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Multiple deaths reported at Italian nightclub

Multiple deaths reported at Italian nightclub

At least 12 people who were injured in the incident are said to be in serious condition. The ages of the victims were not immediately given and it was not immediately clear how many people were in...

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Trump nominates ex-Fox News anchor Nauert as United Nations envoy

Trump nominates ex-Fox News anchor Nauert as United Nations envoy

Barr served as attorney general from 1991 to 1993 during the George H.W. Bush administration. However, Haley admitted she and the president "agree on most things", but "there are certainly things ...

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At least 12 people killed in two bank heists in north-east Brazil

At least 12 people killed in two bank heists in north-east Brazil

Some Brazilian media gave higher death tolls of up to 13 and said the child killed was a 14-year-old boy. Lielson Macedo Landim, the mayor of Milagres, told G1 the hostages were executed by the crim...

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Man who drove into crowd convicted of first-degree murder

Man who drove into crowd convicted of first-degree murder

Suspect James Alex Fields was on trial for the death and injuries he is accused of causing when he drove his auto into a crowd of counter-protesters, killing Heather Heyer . The president drew broad ...

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New Zealand police believe missing backpacker Grace Millane was murdered

New Zealand police believe missing backpacker Grace Millane was murdered

She graduated from the University of Lincoln in September and had embarked on a year-long worldwide trip. Her birthday was on Sunday but she didn't contact her family. "Grace is a lovely, outgoing, ...

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CHAOS ON STREETS as Macron protests SPIRAL out of control

CHAOS ON STREETS as Macron protests SPIRAL out of control

The national federation of French markets said its members registered "an average fall of their estimated figures between 30 and 40 per cent since the beginning of the movement of the yellow vests". T...

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British backpacker Grace Millane last seen at Auckland hotel with 'male companion'

British backpacker Grace Millane last seen at Auckland hotel with 'male companion'

Auckland City Police said the last known sighting of Grace Millane , who has not been heard from since December 1, was at the Citylife Hotel at 9.41pm that night with a male companion. He appealed fo...

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Qatar's emir receives invite from Saudi king to attend Gulf Arab summit

Qatar's emir receives invite from Saudi king to attend Gulf Arab summit

Last year, a two-day GCC summit ended within hours of its start in Kuwait without any progress being made on the Qatar diplomatic row. Saudi Arabia's king invited Qatar's ruler to attend a regional ...

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