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14 killed in Burkina Faso's eastern region

14 killed in Burkina Faso's eastern region

President Roch Marc Christian Kabore condemned "the barbaric attack " and revealed that several people also were wounded in a tweet . Around 10 "heavily armed individuals" carried out the attack i...

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China takes countermeasures after US signs Hong Kong act

China takes countermeasures after US signs Hong Kong act

The move came as the world's two biggest economies have been striving to finalise a "phase one" deal in their protracted trade war. Denouncing the passing of the bill as a severe interference in ...

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Huawei executive enjoys art and books in detention

Huawei executive enjoys art and books in detention

People line up outside the bail hearing of Huawei Technologies Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou at British Columbia Superior Courts following her December 1 arrest in Canada for extradition to the...

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Typhoon Kammuri Lashes Eastern Philippines Ahead of Landfall

Typhoon Kammuri Lashes Eastern Philippines Ahead of Landfall

Luzon, the country's largest island, is home to some 49 million people. Almost 70,000 people fled their homes in the southern Bicol region, disaster officials said. There was no talk of cancelling t...

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Inside Melania Trump's White House Christmas Decorations

Inside Melania Trump's White House Christmas Decorations

The announcement was a decisive blow to the millions of aggrieved libs who eschew patriotism in every context not involving soccer, and who remain bitter as a result of their failure to eradicate the ...

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Ex-FBI Agent Lisa Page Says Trump's Tweets Were 'Sickening'

Ex-FBI Agent Lisa Page Says Trump's Tweets Were 'Sickening'

Page and Strzok, who had been having an affair, were both involved in the probes of Hillary Clinton's emails and Russian Federation when they exchanged text messages expressing a mutual dislike of Tr...

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Leaders clash over climate policies in Channel 4 News debate

Leaders clash over climate policies in Channel 4 News debate

The Conservatives complained to broadcast regulator Ofcom, calling the news program's action "a provocative partisan stunt" which had the potential to be seen as a political opinion in its own right. ...

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HK protests continue as China slams United Nations commissioner's remarks

HK protests continue as China slams United Nations commissioner's remarks

The footage also showed rows of police vehicles tipped onto their sides. "There are still five demands", he said, referring to protesters' calls that include an independent inquiry into police behav...

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Nineteen people killed in bus crash in Russia's far east

Nineteen people killed in bus crash in Russia's far east

The vehicle was traveling from Sretensk to Chita in subfreezing morning temperatures when accident occurred near the China and Mongolia borders. Emergency personnel work on the site where a bus cras...

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PM urges Trump to keep out of election

PM urges Trump to keep out of election

And men say terrible things sometimes. After former Hillary Clinton press secretary Jesse Ferguson tweeted the Lincoln/Trump poll nugget, the term "53% of Republicans " began to confound social m...

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Australian detained in

Australian detained in "unacceptable" conditions in China: minister

Senator Payne said Dr Yang was being kept in isolation from the outside world, with restrictions on his communications with family and friends, and being subjected to daily interrogation while weari...

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Peruvian opposition leader Fujimori freed from Prison

Peruvian opposition leader Fujimori freed from Prison

Her American husband, Mark Vito, had been on hunger strike outside his wife's prison on the outskirts of Lima to press for her release. Keiko Fujimori called her prison stay the "most painful time o...

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House Intelligence Committee to meet Tuesday to approve release of Ukraine report

House Intelligence Committee to meet Tuesday to approve release of Ukraine report

That committee's first hearing is set for Wednesday and was expected to feature four legal experts to examine constitutional questions in relation to any articles of impeachment. Collins renewed deman...

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Australian freed by Taliban believes US made multiple rescue attempts

Australian freed by Taliban believes US made multiple rescue attempts

While expressing his gratitude to President Donald Trump and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison for the work that led to his release, Weeks said some Taliban guards he found were "lovely peopl...

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Hyderabad gang rape case: 2 cops suspended for delay in filing FIR

Hyderabad gang rape case: 2 cops suspended for delay in filing FIR

On Saturday three police officials who where on duty during the day of the incident were suspended. The victim's family on Sunday asked politicians to stop visiting their house to console and expres...

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Australia firmly on top despite Yasir Shah's maiden ton

Australia firmly on top despite Yasir Shah's maiden ton

Pakistan would hope for a miracle if they want to avoid a series whitewash against Australia as the Green Brigade were trailing by 248 runs with seven wickets in hand in their second innings before r...

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House Judiciary Dem Jeffries: No Clue who Nadler’s Impeachment Witnesses Are

But he declined to say whether Republicans would take advantage of the complete range of opportunities they will have to make their case against Trump's removal, reports The Washington Post . Under t...

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Vatican to return Jesus manger relic to Bethlehem

Vatican to return Jesus manger relic to Bethlehem

A fragment of wood believed to have formed part of Jesus' manger is set to be returned to Bethlehem after more than 1,000 years in Europe. Still, they are revered by the Christian faithful, among th...

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Winter Storm Expected to Delay Travel Across Country on Sunday After Thanksgiving

Winter Storm Expected to Delay Travel Across Country on Sunday After Thanksgiving

The utility said the outage was storm-related, after winds and snow-covered trees downed wires. North-central MA could have up to 17 inches of snow from Sunday through Tuesday, rendering travel "v...

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House panel to vote on Ukraine report as Trump mulls defence

House panel to vote on Ukraine report as Trump mulls defence

But the report is expected to mostly focus on whether Trump abused his office by withholding military aid approved by Congress as he pressed Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy to launch investi...

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7 dead, including 2 children, in Canada plane crash

7 dead, including 2 children, in Canada plane crash

Mr. Kodirov said Mr. Oblokulov was a Houston resident and part of the Uzbek community in the Texan city. Anson Aviation, a flight training school in Sugar Land, Texas, posted this photo of Otabek Ob...

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Trump blasts Dems after House panel plans impeachment vote while he's overseas

Trump blasts Dems after House panel plans impeachment vote while he's overseas

Lawmakers on the committee spent the weekend sparring over the makeup of that panel of constitutional experts, with the committee's top Republican, Rep. The so-called Ukraine Case answers the Democrat...

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Trudeau, Freeland to meet Mexico's NAFTA point man in Ottawa

Trudeau, Freeland to meet Mexico's NAFTA point man in Ottawa

American officials had talked about finalizing a deal by U.S. Thanksgiving, which was yesterday. Trudeau said at the start of their meeting Friday that "we know there's still a little more work to d...

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Mexico warns will not allow U.S. operations against cartels

Mexico warns will not allow U.S. operations against cartels

The issue became more prominent after a family of Mormons, many of whom held U.S. citizenship, was attacked by a cartel in Mexico on November 4, which left nine people dead, including six children. "T...

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Winter storm to arrive Sunday afternoon, bringing snow, rain, sleet

Winter storm to arrive Sunday afternoon, bringing snow, rain, sleet

SUNDAY: A wintry mix of rain and snow. The National Weather Service in Wyoming reports 4 inches (10 centimeters) of snow fell in Cheyenne from 7 p.m. Two people braving blizzard conditions in Dulut...

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'Loud bang' in London was sonic boom, authorities say

'Loud bang' in London was sonic boom, authorities say

According to the Metropolitan Police the noise was caused by two RAF Typhoon jets which were being scrambled to respond to a airliner which had lost radio contact. " one other lady requested". Aroun...

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Authorities; 9 killed after plane crashes in South Dakota

Authorities; 9 killed after plane crashes in South Dakota

The Pilatus PC-12 took off shortly before 12:30 p.m. CST from the Chamberlain Municipal Airport with the destination of Idaho Falls, according to flight data records. The Federal Aviation Administrati...

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German coalition in suspense as SPD picks new leaders

German coalition in suspense as SPD picks new leaders

The SPD announced that a former state finance minister, Norbert Walter-Borjans, and SPD lawmaker Saskia Esken had had won the run-off ballot for the centre-left party's leadership. For the CDU it is q...

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Six European countries join barter system for Iran trade

Six European countries join barter system for Iran trade

It was introduced long after the USA imposed sanctions on Iran and threatened to punish any country or company that does business with Iran. The Paris-based INSTEX - or Instrument in Support of Trad...

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People Injured After a Shooting Near New Orleans' French Quarter

People Injured After a Shooting Near New Orleans' French Quarter

She described the Canal Street shootings as "an ugly disruption of an otherwise attractive holiday weekend" and said that she applauds "our public safety team for their instant and efficient response ...

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Mexico gunfight near Texas border leaves over a dozen dead

Mexico gunfight near Texas border leaves over a dozen dead

The gunmen peppered the Villa Union's mayor's office with bullets and state police pursued the gang members after they fled the town, killing seven more in the early hours of Sunday, the Coahuila go...

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Ireland Set for ISIS Detainee, Young Daughter to Return from Turkey

Ireland Set for ISIS Detainee, Young Daughter to Return from Turkey

Irish woman Lisa Smith has been arrested by gardai on suspicion of terrorist offences after arriving back in Ireland this morning. She was not in custody for the four-and-a-half-hour flight but Ir...

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David Duckenfield race commander found not guilty of homicide in Hillsborough disaster

David Duckenfield race commander found not guilty of homicide in Hillsborough disaster

He had ordered the opening of exit gates at the Leppings Lane end of the ground eight minutes before the match was due to start. The jury of seven women and three men spent nearly 14 hours in the ju...

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Stanley Johnson: 'Sad' that PM's absence clouded climate debate

Labour's Jeremy Corbyn, Green Party co-leader Sian Berry, Plaid Cymru's Adam Price, SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon and Liberal Democrats Leader Jo Swinson discussed environmental issues during the hour-lo...

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Singapore "Instructs" Facebook To Correct Post Under New Fake News Law

Facebook has been issued a directive in Singapore to publish a correction on a post, after the author refuses to comply with an earlier directive to do so. "The STR also has made scurrilous accusati...

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