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Frost quakes possible due to arctic blast

Frost quakes possible due to arctic blast

The outlet says that after posting about the possible quakes on social media, it received "tons" of responses from people who had heard unusual booming noises during the night. All of the ingredient...

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'We're getting soft:' Gov. Bevin criticizes cold weather closings

'We're getting soft:' Gov. Bevin criticizes cold weather closings

On Wednesday, Chicago dropped to a temperature reading of minus 23 degrees Fahrenheit. Wednesday morning on MSNBC, the longtime Today meteorologist absolutely shredded Bevin for suggesting that sc...

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More than a dozen cars catch fire at Newark Airport

Newark Airport told those with cars parked in the affected garage to head to the Terminal C Level 1 taxi stand for further assistance via Twitter. Firefighters who were sent to put out the parking g...

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Feds Make Biggest Fentanyl Bust In U.S. History Near Mexico Border

An opioid used to manage chronic pain, fentanyl is 80 to 100 times stronger than morphine, KOLD-TV said . USA law enforcement officials say the illicit version of the painkiller is now seen mostly ...

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Shutdown over, Senate advances Middle East bill

Shutdown over, Senate advances Middle East bill

Democrats had blocked the package in the Senate during the 35-day partial government shutdown, saying the chamber should first consider legislation to reopen the government. "I don't think it's anti...

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Stowaways found on singer’s bus near UK border

Stowaways found on singer’s bus near UK border

While on her European tour, Australian singer-songwriter Amy Shark has taken to Twitter to express her heartbreak after an incident during a travel leg. Shark, whose real name is Amy Louise Billin...

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President Trump to EU, Do Not to Try to Evade Iran Sanctions

President Trump to EU, Do Not to Try to Evade Iran Sanctions

However, Spain has so far objected to the wording of the document. The planned special objective vehicle will theoretically allow companies to continue doing business with Iran by receiving payments...

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Democratic Representative Will Bring Former Trump Worker To SOTU

Democratic Representative Will Bring Former Trump Worker To SOTU

But Morales, who entered the USA illegally in 1999, said in an interview with CNN that she had no problem getting hired by the club. Morales has been one of the most vocal of the undocumented work...

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Graham asks FBI director for briefing on Roger Stone raid

Graham asks FBI director for briefing on Roger Stone raid

Stone also has complained about the FBI's actions, saying agents "terrorized my wife and my dogs". Graham is now hoping to get an explanation. "Although I am sure these tactics would be standard p...

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Unemployment rate highest in 45 years, says survey - govt withholds report

Unemployment rate highest in 45 years, says survey - govt withholds report

The Congress president's fresh attack on PM Modi follows a news report that claimed that the NSSO survey for 2017-18, the first conducted after demonetization, showed a sharp spike in joblessness in...

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Pope: Terrified of bloodbath in Venezuela, won't pick sides

Pope: Terrified of bloodbath in Venezuela, won't pick sides

Pope Francis on Sunday definitively ruled out any chance that he would change the Roman Catholic rule requiring priests to be celibate. The Pope said that he personally feels that celibacy of t...

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Saudi Arabia suspends 126 local government employees on corruption charges

Saudi Arabia suspends 126 local government employees on corruption charges

The campaign began in November 2017 when hundreds of the countries elite, including Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, were held and questioned at the opulent Ritz Carlton in Riyadh . Eight...

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Cold wind chills, rain expected

Cold wind chills, rain expected

The mercury which have been in the teens this afternoon will drop in the single digits this evening before dropping just below zero overnight. Extreme wind chills of minus 40 to minus 45 are expecte...

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Senator Rand Paul wins damages after neighbour attack

Senator Rand Paul wins damages after neighbour attack

WBKO's Kelly Dean tweeted that the jury awarded Paul $582,834.82 in medical damages, pain and suffering and punitive damages. Boucher's lawyer said they will appeal. Baker said that Paul had resumed...

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Russian lawmaker arrested in parliament for suspected murder

Russian lawmaker arrested in parliament for suspected murder

He was charged with murder, tampering with witnesses and being involved in organized crime, the newspaper said . Arashukov is also suspected of pressuring a witness in the Zhukov case. The United...

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Ex-Danish general could head Yemen observer mission

Ex-Danish general could head Yemen observer mission

Martin Griffiths tweeted on Monday that the timelines set for the withdrawal of Houthi fighters and Saudi-backed militants loyal to the ex-Yemeni government from Hudaydah had slipped. Hodeida was for ...

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Purported Hackers Stole US Evidence In Russia Probe: Court Filing

Purported Hackers Stole US Evidence In Russia Probe: Court Filing

They cited a Twitter account that surfaced in October 2016 purporting to have a stolen copy of evidence provided to the company. The names and numbering of the documents in question "significantly mat...

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Second snow warning issued for Thursday in Milton Keynes

Second snow warning issued for Thursday in Milton Keynes

The warning states: "Rain and snow is expected to move in from the southwest, moving across England and Wales through Thursday into Friday". Heavy snowfall blanketed runways at Manchester airport ov...

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Back to work: Washington state national parks partially reopen following shutdown

Back to work: Washington state national parks partially reopen following shutdown

Spokesman George Land said in a statement this month that the park witnessed "incidents of new roads being created by motorists and the destruction of Joshua trees". We've never seen this level of o...

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FBI ends investigation into Las Vegas massacre - no motive found

FBI ends investigation into Las Vegas massacre - no motive found

The FBI concluded that the Paddock sought attention and "infamy" and was "influenced by the memory of his father, a convicted bank robber and diagnosed psychopath". His closest associate, his girlfrie...

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Trump said firing Flynn would end 'Russia thing,' Christie writes

Trump said firing Flynn would end 'Russia thing,' Christie writes

But "Trump is very anxious", a longtime Trump confidante told Vanity Fair's Gabriel Sherman , with another Republican close to Trump adding: "I could see Roger flipping pretty quickly". Christie, who...

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Rush Limbaugh Rants About Ocasio-Cortez And Democrats Being Like Hitler

Rush Limbaugh Rants About Ocasio-Cortez And Democrats Being Like Hitler

We're not upset by the idea of being primaried. "You've got numerous council people and state legislators who've been waiting 20 years for that seat. I'm sure they can find numerous people who want th...

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School district keeping an eye on cold forecast

School district keeping an eye on cold forecast

IPS says there is no hard-set temperature cutoff that they use to determine whether a delay or cancellation should be in place, their team does consult a wind chill chart to determine how risky the ...

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Catholic Leaders Call for Cuomo to Be Excommunicated over Abortion Bill

Catholic Leaders Call for Cuomo to Be Excommunicated over Abortion Bill

Catholic bishops in Knoxville, Tennessee, and Tyler, Texas, tweeted support for excluding Cuomo from the church after the Democrat signed a bill last week codifying rights laid out in federal abor...

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Netanyahu in talks with Russians to avoid Syria 'frictions'

Netanyahu in talks with Russians to avoid Syria 'frictions'

Aharon Haliva who heads the IDF's Operations Directorate. The movement of military forces in southern Syria is contrary to worldwide consensus and an Israeli-Russian agreement that the area 80 to 10...

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Israel's Netanyahu to eject foreign observers in flashpoint Hebron

Israel's Netanyahu to eject foreign observers in flashpoint Hebron

The agreement to deploy TIPH observers in Hebron was reached between Israel and the Palestinian Authority in 1994 after an Israeli settler killed 29 Palestinian worshippers at the Ibrahimi Mosque, a s...

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Craig Foster says Hakeem al-Araibi case is an 'emergency'

Craig Foster says Hakeem al-Araibi case is an 'emergency'

Araibi, who was granted refugee status by Australia in 2017, is being held by Thai authorities after Bahrain called for his arrest via an Interpol red notice. Al-Araibi was detained upon his arrival i...

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Huge clean-up effort in Cuba after freak tornado rips through Havana

Huge clean-up effort in Cuba after freak tornado rips through Havana

Diaz-Canel, who toured the darkened streets of Havana in the pre-dawn hours visiting emergency crews, wrote on Twitter that damage to the Cuban capital from the late Sunday tornado was "severe". "...

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Trump Administration Begins 'Remain In Mexico' Policy, Sending Asylum-Seekers Back

Trump Administration Begins 'Remain In Mexico' Policy, Sending Asylum-Seekers Back

The program will eventually expand across the entire southern border, she said, but US officials first wanted to ensure it had the proper guidance and training in place before the policy was implement...

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'Spiderman' arrested after scaling building in Manila

'Spiderman' arrested after scaling building in Manila

One video shows the blonde, 105-pound Frenchman apparently resting on a ledge before swinging his legs over the edge-to audible gasps-before continuing his descent. People quickly recognized the man a...

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Russian Federation expects Venezuela to have trouble repaying loan

In other words, they wish to topple the government and derive material gains from this", he charged. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that the new sanctions "violate all possible global...

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Arizona man accused of stabbing pregnant Lyft driver to death

Arizona man accused of stabbing pregnant Lyft driver to death

Tempe police identified the victim Monday as Kristina Howato , 39, and said she was in her third trimester of pregnancy. Police say Durazo stabbed Howato repeatedly in her SUV and continued to st...

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Elizabeth Warren Shreds Howard Schultz For Thinking He Can 'Buy The Presidency'

Elizabeth Warren Shreds Howard Schultz For Thinking He Can 'Buy The Presidency'

At his own event at a Barnes & Noble in Union Square, Schultz was reportedly interrupted by a heckler, whose comments were as cutting as they were succinct: "Don't help elect Trump, you egotistical ...

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Stacey Abrams to Deliver Democrat Response to Trump's SOTU Address

Stacey Abrams to Deliver Democrat Response to Trump's SOTU Address

Stacey Abrams may not have won her bid to be governor of Georgia, but the defeat - by 55,000 votes out of nearly 4 million - hasn't dimmed her star power among Democrats. California Attorney General a...

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Nigeria Rises On Corruption Perception Index - But 'More Needs To Be Done'

Nigeria Rises On Corruption Perception Index - But 'More Needs To Be Done'

These help to control corruption in some areas, but don't ensure the sustainable, anti-corruption infrastructures that are found in many full democracies. Corruption Watch said countries such as Sey...

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