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WNY steps up to help Puerto Rico after devastating earthquakes

WNY steps up to help Puerto Rico after devastating earthquakes

Geological Survey. The earthquakes in Puerto Rico began on December 28, 2019 and were followed by hundreds of smaller earthquakes and aftershocks. Eddie Irizarry, an astronomy professor in Puerto...

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Farage accuses Government of being embarrassed by Brexit over Big Ben farce

Farage accuses Government of being embarrassed by Brexit over Big Ben farce

The cabinet will meet outside London on the week of 31 January, in a bid to highlight the government's plans for "levelling-up" regions outside London - and throw the focus forward to the future. ...

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Tear gas, arrests in new anti-Macron demo in Paris

Tear gas, arrests in new anti-Macron demo in Paris

Emmanuel Macron was evacuated from a Paris theatre Friday night after violent protestors attempted to break into the venue he was attending. It happened at the Théâtre des Bouffes du Nord near the ...

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World Leaders Gather in Berlin to Discuss the Libyan Crisis

World Leaders Gather in Berlin to Discuss the Libyan Crisis

Heavy gunfire was reported days later. Guterres and the UN Special Envoy for the country, Ghassan Salamé, lead consultations to find a peaceful solution to the conflict in Libya . The oil-rich Nort...

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Trump claims Suleimani was 'saying bad things' about USA before deadly strike

Trump claims Suleimani was 'saying bad things' about USA before deadly strike

Embassy in Baghdad and a rocket attack that killed an American contractor at a facility in Iraq . But he's also acknowledged that the administration didn't necessarily know when and where future atta...

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Buhari In London Ahead Of UK-Africa Investment Summit

Buhari In London Ahead Of UK-Africa Investment Summit

The statement said International Development Secretary, Alok Sharma, visited Africa ahead of the summit. Lomas said that the UK Prime Minister will host 21 African countries, and so far 16 of those ...

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Seven missing after avalanche hits Nepalese trekking route

Seven missing after avalanche hits Nepalese trekking route

A number of other trekkers have been rescued from the site of the avalanche. Four helicopters have been deployed for the search and rescue mission with police and local volunteers also looking for t...

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Andrew Yang's Wife: 'Pervy' Doctor Sexually Assaulted Me

Andrew Yang's Wife: 'Pervy' Doctor Sexually Assaulted Me

I knew it was happening. Yang says that she imagined herself as someone who would "throw a chair and run out yelling". Evelyn Yang said that at the time of the alleged abuse, she did not tell her ...

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Rockford's SNOW EMERGENCY Could Lead To More Parking Tickets

Rockford's SNOW EMERGENCY Could Lead To More Parking Tickets

The snow emergency may be scaled back to just the downtown area on Saturday evening or extended to the downtown area only on Sunday evening. If you are not already registered, you can sign up by visit...

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UK adds entire Hezbollah movement to terror blacklist

UK adds entire Hezbollah movement to terror blacklist

The change requires any individual or institution in Britain with accounts or financial services connected to Hezbollah to suspend them or face prosecution. The parliamentarians then said Germany shou...

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Forty killed in Houthi attack on camp in Yemen's Marib

Forty killed in Houthi attack on camp in Yemen's Marib

The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak with the media. Almost a dozen Saudi-backed militiamen loyal to former president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi have b...

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France Helps Saudi Arabia Protect Oil Facilities From New Attacks

France Helps Saudi Arabia Protect Oil Facilities From New Attacks

The Pentagon can not confirm so far that any payment has been made, but the Defense Department did say that discussions with the Saudis are ongoing with an eye toward increasing the amount the Sa...

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The EU might ban facial recognition tech for five years

The EU might ban facial recognition tech for five years

According to reports from Reuters and Politicians, the European Commission could ban the face recognition system from public places for a maximum period of five years . "It is clear that despite th...

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Expert Explains Why River Near Philippines’ Taal Volcano Dried Up

Expert Explains Why River Near Philippines’ Taal Volcano Dried Up

Foreign countries have begun sending aid to communities affected by the ongoing eruption of the Taal Volcano, which remains below Alert Level 4 with a potentially deadly and destructive "threatening...

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Two missing, 3000 in shelters as Cyclone Tino hits Fiji

Two missing, 3000 in shelters as Cyclone Tino hits Fiji

Locals on the outer islands of Fiji rushed to emergency shelters and tourists left for Suva , the capital city, however, flights as well as inter-island ferry services remained suspended. Police said...

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Protesters, police clash in Beirut in ‘week of rage’ over financial crisis

Protesters, police clash in Beirut in ‘week of rage’ over financial crisis

The clashes broke out following the attempts by protesters to break barbed barriers set up by security forces at the entrance of the roads leading to the parliament's headquarters. The Internal Securi...

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National Archives Apologizes for Censoring Anti-Trump Messages from Women’s March Photo

National Archives Apologizes for Censoring Anti-Trump Messages from Women’s March Photo

One sign saying "Trump & GOP - Hands Off Women" had the word "Trump" removed, as well as another sign that said "God Hates Trump". Another sign which read "This P-y Grabs Back" was also edited. " None...

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Andhra Pradesh: BJP Joins Hands With Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena

Andhra Pradesh: BJP Joins Hands With Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena

The Bharatiya Janata Party and the Jana Sena announced an alliance in Andhra Pradesh on Thursday, PTI reported. Describing it as a "historic and important development", Jana Sena chief Pawan Kaly...

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Four killed in United States home shooting

Four killed in United States home shooting

The shooting occurred around 7 p.m., Grantsville police Cpl. Details on the victims' or suspect's identities were not released. Fields said the Grantsville Police Department is heading up the inve...

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USA shipping out asylum seekers to Guatemala

USA shipping out asylum seekers to Guatemala

Guatemalan red cross also assisted them with travel information and medicine. Cornered, Lopez Obrador's administration deployed 27,000 National Guardsmen to tighten its borders. The Trump administra...

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Rep. Ayanna Pressley reveals bald head, announces she has alopecia

Rep. Ayanna Pressley reveals bald head, announces she has alopecia

In the video, Pressley also explains how she felt she had to go public about her alopecia as an explanation to the little girls that look up to her for her twists. Ayanna Pressley was facing a heal...

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170 people fall ill in possible norovirus outbreak in Yosemite National Park

170 people fall ill in possible norovirus outbreak in Yosemite National Park

Touching the object contaminated with the virus or eating food or drinking any liquid contaminated with the virus can also affect us. It causes inflammation in the stomach and intestines, leading to...

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Hong Kong airline made woman take pregnancy test

Hong Kong airline made woman take pregnancy test

It initially said the test was part of a "fit-to-fly" assessment. The apology came a little more than two months after the passenger, Midori Nishida, blogged about her experience on a November 9 fli...

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Killed in Panama Exorcism Ritual

Killed in Panama Exorcism Ritual

In the raid, police freed 14 members of the Ngabé Buglé indigenous group who had been tied up and beaten with wooden sticks and Bibles, according to The Associated Press. The dead included five childr...

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Boeing discovers new software issue that could further delay 737 MAX

Boeing discovers new software issue that could further delay 737 MAX

Southwest has extended the cancellation of its Boeing 737 Max planes to early June, joining the two other US carriers with the beleaguered planes in their fleets - American and United - each of which ...

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Storm warning: Environment Canada calls for snow, freezing rain, strong winds

Storm warning: Environment Canada calls for snow, freezing rain, strong winds

The storm is expected to continue into Saturday morning. Earlier on Friday, a special weather statement was issued for Metro Vancouver saying another Pacific storm is on the way and is expected to...

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China's Xi arrives in Myanmar for 'historic' visit

China's Xi arrives in Myanmar for 'historic' visit

They agreed to have an in-depth exchange of views on China-Myanmar relations and issues of mutual concern on Saturday. Gambia has accused Myanmar of violating the 1948 Genocide Convention in a milit...

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Canada top court rejects bid by British Columbia to regulate oil pipeline

Canada top court rejects bid by British Columbia to regulate oil pipeline

The B.C. NDP government was elected in 2017 partly on a promise to oppose the expansion but the province had limited options because of the Constitution. Morneau was visiting Calgary as part of a seri...

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Countdown clock to illuminate Downing Street on Brexit Day

Countdown clock to illuminate Downing Street on Brexit Day

A parody of the Express frontpage went viral, questioning that with a climate emergency and thousands of people sleeping rough in Britain, "you want to spend half a million pounds to ring a bell?" B...

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Truck slams into Illinois Starbucks; 3 taken to hospital

Truck slams into Illinois Starbucks; 3 taken to hospital

Police said it wasn't known why the Dodge Ram ran off the roadway in McHenry, about 50 miles northwest of Chicago, and struck a vehicle at the drive-thru window before colliding with the building. The...

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MA girl, 11, safe after couple chases down suspected vehicle

MA girl, 11, safe after couple chases down suspected vehicle

After calling 911 and double-checking the photo of the suspect's vehicle released by the Massachusetts State Police, the couple embarked on a hot pursuit with their five children in tow, determined to...

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Germany agrees 40 bln euro coal exit deal for states, companies

Germany agrees 40 bln euro coal exit deal for states, companies

The German government is to accelerate renewables deployment in line with its 65% 2030 target, as it moves to phase out coal generation. The compensation is separate from up to 40 billion euros ...

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India underlines its intent to continue to develop strong ties with Iran

India underlines its intent to continue to develop strong ties with Iran

Because of the difficulty in transferring hard currency, we can use the initial capital we have already in India... gained by the sale of oil. The blurry film, shot from a rooftop in a village about...

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Paddy Holohan suspended from Sinn Fein effective immediately

Paddy Holohan suspended from Sinn Fein effective immediately

Sinn Féin councillor Paddy Holohan has been suspended and disciplinary procedures have been initiated, over further comments he is alleged to have made regarding his local area on his "No Shame" podc...

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Lev Parnas on Maddow: ‘Everybody was in the loop’

Lev Parnas on Maddow: ‘Everybody was in the loop’

MSNBC has something to celebrate afterThe Rachel Maddow Show drew 4.5 million viewers for its interview of Rudolph Giuliani associate Lev Parnas on Wednesday night, beating Fox News' Hannit...

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