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Manhunt underway for 14-year-old Barnard murder suspect

Manhunt underway for 14-year-old Barnard murder suspect

The 14-year-old suspect is one of three teens police allege killed Majors. The 13-year-old's name has not been made public. They then approached Majors and announced they were robbing her, but she r...

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Xi Jinping attends commissioning of China's first self-built aircraft carrier

Xi Jinping attends commissioning of China's first self-built aircraft carrier

After the ceremony, Xi boarded the Shandong and reviewed the guards of honor. The carrier conducted a total of nine sea trials. In comparison, the PLAN's sole operational aircraft carrier, the 60,00...

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United Kingdom uses Brexit cliff-edge to demand European Union trade deal

United Kingdom uses Brexit cliff-edge to demand European Union trade deal

Meanwhile, citing UK PM Boris Johnson's latest remark over a fresh wave of healing of British businesses, a majority of which remained jibbed throughout the year amid growing Brexit jitters, Copley Fu...

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At least one dead after stabbing in Sydney's south-west

At least one dead after stabbing in Sydney's south-west

Police said an argument had broken out between the residents of a suburban street and when they arrived they found two people seriously injured. A person in a gray shirt and beige trousers was seen ...

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NY teen reportedly faked her kidnapping on a Bronx street

NY teen reportedly faked her kidnapping on a Bronx street

The mother tried to stop them, but was reportedly pushed to the ground. Police are still looking for the men captured on video in the incident. The NYPD released surveillance footage Tuesday m...

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Trump is 'Last of Washington's Ankara Apologists,' Says ANCA

Trump is 'Last of Washington's Ankara Apologists,' Says ANCA

The House had previously adopted a similar bill over major protests from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally Turkey. While his statement called the massacre and expulsion of 1.5 million ethic Arme...

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Pope lifts 'pontifical secret' rule in sex abuse cases

Pope lifts 'pontifical secret' rule in sex abuse cases

The documents also forbid imposing an obligation of silence on those who report sex abuse or allege to have been a victim. Stay tuned for more details in this situation. Documents in a penal trial w...

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Manafort Hospitalized For Cardiac Event

Manafort Hospitalized For Cardiac Event

U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson announced the sentencing in federal court. As reported by Law&Crime, a federal prosecutor told a judge that Manafort had offered Gates "monetary assistance...

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Rudy Giuliani associate received $1M from indicted Ukrainian oligarch's lawyer, court told

Rudy Giuliani associate received $1M from indicted Ukrainian oligarch's lawyer, court told

President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, received a $1 million payment from a lawyer for Ukrainian oligarch Dmytro Firtash. The revelation lays out a financial link between Firtash, w...

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UK: Indian-origin MP Lisa Nandy in race to lead Labour Party

UK: Indian-origin MP Lisa Nandy in race to lead Labour Party

Asked if the BBC "consciously" played a part , Mr McDonald replied: "Consciously, yes". Andy McDonald, the shadow transport secretary, said the corporation needed to "look in the mirror" with regar...

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Pope lifts secrecy rules for sex abuse cases

Pope lifts secrecy rules for sex abuse cases

He issued a new law after facing mounting criticism that the high degree of confidentiality covering abuse cases has been used to protect pedophiles, silence victims and keep law enforcement from inve...

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FISA court slams Federal Bureau of Investigation conduct in Carter Page surveillance warrant applications

FISA court slams Federal Bureau of Investigation conduct in Carter Page surveillance warrant applications

Page". "As chairman of the Judiciary Committee, I'll be working with my Republican and Democratic colleagues to reform FISA in a fashion to better protect civil liberties while maintaining our abi...

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Homes feared lost in

Homes feared lost in "mega-blaze" in Australia's Sydney

On Monday, total fire bans will be in place for five areas of NSW - Far North Coast, Central Ranges, New England, Northern Slopes & North Western. The massive blaze, which formed roughly two weeks a...

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Wedding crashers beat groom to death during his reception, police say

Wedding crashers beat groom to death during his reception, police say

Melgoza was trying to protect guests from the wedding crashers, who allegedly brought bats to the scene. They discovered an injured Melgoza in a nearby backyard after searching the surrounding neighbo...

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Japan, South Korea agree on importance of solving wartime labor row

Japan, South Korea agree on importance of solving wartime labor row

The revised surplus reached 3.3 billion US dollars last month, meaning the trade balance has stayed in the black since February 2012, according to the Korea Customs Service. The ministry said that onl...

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Pakistan Won’t Accept Muslim Refugees from India, Says Imran Khan

Pakistan Won’t Accept Muslim Refugees from India, Says Imran Khan

A solution to the problem should include formulations to keep the refugees in their homelands and find ways to let them return, Erdoğan stated. The Global Compact on Refugees , affirmed by the UN...

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Scotland can not be held prisoner by English warns Scottish Nationalist leader

Scotland can not be held prisoner by English warns Scottish Nationalist leader

Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove has insisted that the Government will not give the Scottish Parliament the legal power to hold another referendum. He added: "It is clear that 20 years on from dev...

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Pakistan's dictator Pervez Musharraf sentenced to death in absentia

Pakistan's dictator Pervez Musharraf sentenced to death in absentia

Exiled former Pakistan military leader Pervez Musharraf was sentenced to death Tuesday after being found guilty of treason, a verdict that drew swift condemnation from the country's armed forces...

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Russian spy ship acting in 'unsafe manner' off USA coast

Russian spy ship acting in 'unsafe manner' off USA coast

Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville in Florida. The Viktor Leonov SSV-175, part of the Vishnya class of intelligence ships, has reportedly patrolled worldwide waters off the eastern coast of the USA e...

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Johnson bids to outlaw extending Brexit transition beyond 2020

Johnson bids to outlaw extending Brexit transition beyond 2020

However, if the UK doesn't seal a deal by the end of the transition period, then the UK-EU trade relationship will default to World Trade Organization (WTO) terms. Johnson spoke on the phone with the ...

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First Turkish military drone lands in Turkish Cyprus

First Turkish military drone lands in Turkish Cyprus

Turkey's unmanned aerial vehicle ( UAV ) lands at Gecitkale airport in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC). Cyprus has been divided since Turkish troops occupied the northern third of the...

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High Court endorses warrant for Ian Bailey extradition

High Court endorses warrant for Ian Bailey extradition

Now, Irish legal experts are studying whether the ECHR challenge - and the landmark European legal issues involved in the French extradition bid for Mr Bailey - could allow the Government and judiciar...

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Iran's Rouhani finalizing first visit to Japan for around Dec 20

Iran's Rouhani finalizing first visit to Japan for around Dec 20

Abbas Mousavi, a spokesman for Iran's foreign ministry, said on Monday it was "natural" for Rouhani to visit Japan following Abe's move. Last Saturday, Iran and the USA exchanged two prisoners, Xiyu...

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Emily Thornberry threatens to sue over 'stupid voters' claim

Emily Thornberry threatens to sue over 'stupid voters' claim

Ms Flint claimed that Ms Thornberry once said to a fellow MP that she was "glad my constituents aren't as stupid as yours". Ms Thornberry, who is said to be considering running to become the next L...

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Country on high alert as heat wave moves east

Country on high alert as heat wave moves east

The leave has not been formally announced, and is the first family holiday the PM is believed to have taken since he whisked his family away to Fiji after securing the top job. "We're here because of ...

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Pakistan police raid house of leader Imran Khan's nephew

Pakistan police raid house of leader Imran Khan's nephew

TV channels ran footage showing Khan's nephew Hassan Niazi, a lawyer, at the hospital and watching as a police vehicle was set on fire. The lawyer and human rights activist was held soon afterwards ...

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Women face even starker economic inequality in 2019, WEF says

Women face even starker economic inequality in 2019, WEF says

The gap between men and women , measured in terms of political influence, economic gain and health and education , has narrowed over the a year ago, but will take another century to disappear, the...

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Former BJP legislator Sengar convicted in Unnao rape case

Former BJP legislator Sengar convicted in Unnao rape case

In July past year, another charge sheet was filed against five persons, including Mr. Sengar's brother, Atul, for his alleged involvement in the murder of the victim's father. On July 28 this year, a ...

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Trump watching NKorea 'closely' as talks deadline nears

Trump watching NKorea 'closely' as talks deadline nears

Let's get this done. South Korean President Moon Jae-in speaks with USA special representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun in Seoul, December 16. Tensions have risen between the two leaders ove...

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Sydney in the grip of air pollution due to bushfire

Sydney in the grip of air pollution due to bushfire

On Monday, 20 medical teams in collaboration with the Royal Australasian Faculty of Physicians initiated a joint assertion in order to catalyze the administrative authorities to take the necessary ste...

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Supreme Court to hear Trump pleas to block subpoenas for financial records

Supreme Court to hear Trump pleas to block subpoenas for financial records

In the NY case, Trump's lawyers said the Constitution provides for impeachment as the remedy to remove a president. The court said it will hear arguments during the two-week sitting that starts Marc...

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Anti-Impeachment Protesters Interrupt Rep. Schiff at Armenian Genocide Event in Glendale

Anti-Impeachment Protesters Interrupt Rep. Schiff at Armenian Genocide Event in Glendale

Senate's unanimous recognition of the Armenian Genocide on Thursday. The commotion escalated from there, with a number of people present bearing signs or shirts supporting President Trump and opposi...

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What Would You Do?: Bank Mistakenly Transfers $37 Million Into Woman's Account

What Would You Do?: Bank Mistakenly Transfers $37 Million Into Woman's Account

Balloon's husband told her to inform the bank and after what had to be one of the more depressing calls of her life the situation was all sorted out and Balloon became the world's shortest tenured ...

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Barack Obama: Women are 'indisputably better' than men

Barack Obama: Women are 'indisputably better' than men

According to the BBC , Mr Obama was speaking at a private leadership event when he said women were not ideal but "indisputably better than us [men]". Obama went on to argue that older men in power a...

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Brexit the Day After - Are Brussels and Boris on a Collision Course?

Brexit the Day After - Are Brussels and Boris on a Collision Course?

Meanwhile, 109 new Conservative MPs headed to Parliament on Monday to be welcomed by Johnson, who has promised to honour his election-winning pledges to "get Brexit done" as soon as possible and boost...

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