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Uproar as shopping centre Santa rips off beard and swears at kids

Uproar as shopping centre Santa rips off beard and swears at kids

The entertainer is understood to have told attendees to "get the fuck out" after a smoke machine at a family-friendly rave in the same building as his grotto set off a fire alarm. "Santa was upstairs ...

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Sleeping subway rider wakes up to find man sexually assaulting her

Sleeping subway rider wakes up to find man sexually assaulting her

Lushchinkskaya, who is white, then is shown putting her hair in a ponytail, removing an umbrella and keys from her purse and then kicking and striking the woman. In the second clip below, the action p...

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Autopsy set for migrant girl, 7, who died in border custody

Autopsy set for migrant girl, 7, who died in border custody

Border Patrol agents. Eight hours after the girl and her father were apprehended and taken into custody, she began having seizures and her body temperature was measured at 105.7 degrees by emergency...

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Trump denies that few want chief of staff job

Trump denies that few want chief of staff job

Kelly was considered a steady presence in the White House early on in President Trump's administration, but his stormy tenure as Chief of Staff has been marked by controversy. "I appreciate his servic...

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Pelosi wins over critics by agreeing to 4 years as House speaker

Pelosi wins over critics by agreeing to 4 years as House speaker

If she did go on to win a fourth term in 2021 with the support of two-thirds of the caucus, it would have to be her last. But the support was conditional upon making this term her last, unless she r...

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North Korea's Kim Jong Un Loses Step-Grandmother

North Korea's Kim Jong Un Loses Step-Grandmother

Ulchi was the name of an ancient Korean war hero of the peninsula's Goryeo Dynasty, and UFG is a combination of two exercises, Focus Lens and Ulchi, that began in 1954 and 1968, respectively. "This ma...

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Cash on highway leads to crashes, chaos

Cash on highway leads to crashes, chaos

Video of drivers walking in the middle of the normally busy road picking up money as vehicles drove by was shared on social media. A man wearing a Brinks security company uniform, presumably the dr...

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Dozens of bomb threat hoaxes made across Canada, U.S

Dozens of bomb threat hoaxes made across Canada, U.S

While no physical bombs have been reported by police, the threats did impact businesses and institutions in some areas. "At this time we are still treating it very serious until we can confirm whe...

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French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner heads to Strasbourg

French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner heads to Strasbourg

French military spokesman Col. Patrik Steiger said the shooter didn't seem to be aiming for the soldiers patrolling in and around the market, but appeared to target civilians instead. He said several ...

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‘White people are the best!’ Columbia probes student’s viral racial rant

‘White people are the best!’ Columbia probes student’s viral racial rant

The students involved say the sophomore, identified by the University's campus newspaper as Julian von Abele , had targeted them, having followed the group from a campus eatery to outside the library...

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Woman accused of being Russian agent expected to change plea

Woman accused of being Russian agent expected to change plea

Erickson connected her with influential Republicans and wrote in a message that he had been involved "in securing a VERY private line of communication between the Kremlin" and key officials of the NR...

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Grace Millane: Trial of accused murderer could be threatened

Grace Millane: Trial of accused murderer could be threatened

The email was sent out to people signed up to receive information on "what's trending in New Zealand". A Google spokesperson told the New Zealand Herald they did not know about the suppression...

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U.S. investigates whether Trump's inaugural cash was spent improperly

U.S. investigates whether Trump's inaugural cash was spent improperly

The Wall Street Journal reported that the US attorney's office in Manhattan was in the early stages of the probe exploring whether big-money donors gave money to the committee in the hope of access t...

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John Bolton unveils new Africa strategy based on

John Bolton unveils new Africa strategy based on "America First" principles

The strategy also seeks to challenge increasing Chinese and Russian influence in the region, countries Bolton accused of "deliberately and aggressively targeting their investments in the region to gai...

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Trump's Chief of Staff Candidates Trimmed Down to Five

Trump's Chief of Staff Candidates Trimmed Down to Five

Trump, though, likely didn't want to take photos with some he considers his foes, like CNN's Jim Acosta, so he scrubbed the photo session. Canseco (who appeared on Trump's reality television show C...

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Angela Merkel tells embattled May that Brexit deal cannot be unpicked

Angela Merkel tells embattled May that Brexit deal cannot be unpicked

May faced a huge rebellion of her own Conservative MPs over the deal, primarily over the backstop clause created to keep open Britain's border with Ireland. "If we want to avoid a no-deal Brexit nex...

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Michael Flynn asks judge to let him avoid prison

Michael Flynn asks judge to let him avoid prison

On the day he entered his guilty plea, Flynn said he was "working to set things right", his lawyers observed. The original court filing, which indicated he was working with special counsel investigato...

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Mexico will pay for wall with trade, says Trump

Mexico will pay for wall with trade, says Trump

The Defense Department said US law allows the Pentagon to use its budget for border security purposes. In a heated debate with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Charles...

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Russian government claims accused NRA spy Maria Butina was TORTURED

Russian government claims accused NRA spy Maria Butina was TORTURED

However, Chutkan said Butina could face up to five years in prison, and a $250,000 fine. She probably will be deported from the US after her sentence is completed. The Russian Foreign Ministry sai...

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Over 20 schools on lockdown, including Columbine High after reported threats

Over 20 schools on lockdown, including Columbine High after reported threats

A lockdown is in place at the school as well as a number of others in the area. According to the Madison County Sheriff's Office, someone on Burwell Road was hurt and taken to Huntsville Hospital fo...

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Bones found in Lake Grove basement belong to man missing since 1961

Bones found in Lake Grove basement belong to man missing since 1961

Dorothy Carroll sold it to Michael Carroll, her son, in 1993. An autopsy determined George Carroll's skull was fractured by blunt force trauma, which may have occurred after he died, authorities sai...

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Canada fears second national missing in China may have been detained

Canada fears second national missing in China may have been detained

Entrepreneur Michael Spavor and former diplomat Michael Kovrig were taken into custody Monday on suspicion of "engaging in activities that endanger the national security" of China, said foreign mini...

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Dog that survived California's history

Dog that survived California's history "Camp Fire" guarded Paradise home for weeks

The company's equipment has already been blamed for causing 17 of last year's devastating wine country fires, which killed 44 people, and investigators accused it of violating state law in 11 of those...

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UN chief calls for compromise and sacrifice at climate talks

UN chief calls for compromise and sacrifice at climate talks

A day earlier, amid the presence of 100 ministers in Katowice to provide political guidance, UN's climate chief Patricia Espinosa made passionate pleas to governments to finish the work they set for...

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Tory donors throw weight behind May ahead of confidence vote

Tory donors throw weight behind May ahead of confidence vote

There needed to be 48 MPs calling for her to go, out of 315 Conservative MPs, to trigger a confidence vote and this threshold was reached on Tuesday. Front pages of the national newspapers after The...

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Three Palestinians and two Israelis killed in spate of deadly incidents

Three Palestinians and two Israelis killed in spate of deadly incidents

On Wednesday night, Israeli forces killed three Palestinians in separate operations over the span of six hours. At least two Israelis have been killed and two injured in a shooting in the occupied ...

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Sacking of Sri Lanka parliament illegal

Sacking of Sri Lanka parliament illegal

The much-anticipated ruling came seven weeks into a political crisis, which began on October 26 when Sirisena fired Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and replaced him with Mahinda Rajapaksa , a c...

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Spectacular footage of swimmer surrounded by killer whales

Spectacular footage of swimmer surrounded by killer whales

Ultimately, the orcas did her no harm, and simply swam alongside her in what she described as a life-changing experience. Her fear quickly kicked in. The killer whales are apex predators, meaning no...

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Pope Francis demotes two cardinals over sexual abuse

Pope Francis demotes two cardinals over sexual abuse

Pope Francis arrives to lead the weekly general audience at Paul VI hall at the Vatican . The former Archbishop retains his position but is no longer a member of the group of nine cardinals that ac...

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Suspected burglar of Chinese restaurant trapped in grease vent for two days

Suspected burglar of Chinese restaurant trapped in grease vent for two days

The man was found inside a vacant restaurant in the 700 block of Bockman Road at the former Chef Wong, in between a Chase Bank and the McConaghy House. It remains unclear how the man came to find hims...

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Fox 2 Detroit Meteorologist Jessica Starr passes away

Fox 2 Detroit Meteorologist Jessica Starr passes away

On Thursday morning, her colleagues cried as they announced her death on the air. She had recently been off the air while recovering from Lasik surgery. She wrote: "Yesterday was a struggle for me"....

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Seven dead in Ankara train crash

Seven dead in Ankara train crash

Ankara Governor Vasip Sahin told reporters the crash was caused by the high-speed train hitting a locomotive which carries out track inspections. A statement says 46 other people have been injured ...

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Police find shovel sought in Grace Millane murder investigation

He applied for name suppression when he appeared in court on Monday, but Judge Evangelos Thomas refused to grant the order. Her body has been returned to her family and they are in the process of ta...

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Former Trump Lawyer Gets 3 Years in Prison

Former Trump Lawyer Gets 3 Years in Prison

Prosecutors say he never fully co-operated. It is called 'advice of counsel, ' and a lawyer has great liability if a mistake is made. Before the sentencing , he called for Cohen to serve a full sen...

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Melania Trump Makes First Lady History With Ride in Osprey

Melania Trump Makes First Lady History With Ride in Osprey

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