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5 missing after oil and gas well explosion near Quinton

5 missing after oil and gas well explosion near Quinton

Pittsburg County Sheriff Chris Morris told the McAlester News-Capital that more than 20 employees were present when it the explosion happened. Seventeen other workers on the site have been accounted f...

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Yellowstone Open on Limited Basis During Government Shutdown

Yellowstone Open on Limited Basis During Government Shutdown

Military Exchanges will be open; commissaries, except for those located overseas or in a few remote locations, will close. All government-run operations and facilities are closed and entrance sta...

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Donald Trump is in 'excellent health' after first Presidential health check

Donald Trump is in 'excellent health' after first Presidential health check

Asked by CNN's Jim Acosta whether he said he wanted more people to come to the United States from Norway, Trump said, "We want them to come in from everywhere, everywhere". Bush and Bill Clinton for...

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French foreign minister 'absolutely wrong': Iran

French foreign minister 'absolutely wrong': Iran

In the January 22 interview, Le Drian says a key topic of discuss with Zarif will be the 2015 nuclear deal, which provided Tehran with relief from financial sanctions in return for curbs on its nuclea...

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White Home voicemail blames Democrats for shutdown

White Home voicemail blames Democrats for shutdown

Under US law federal workers furloughed during government shutdown are not allowed to even volunteer their services to their federal agency. The Guardian recorded and posted the full audio-see the p...

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GOP senator denies Trump made 'shithole' comment

GOP senator denies Trump made 'shithole' comment

Trump said he had called Republican Senators Tom Cotton and David Perdue and Republican Representative Bob Goodlatte to join that meeting at the White House, describing them as "smart guys, wi...

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Goalkeeper Wanted By Real Madrid Shockingly Signs New Contract

Goalkeeper Wanted By Real Madrid Shockingly Signs New Contract

Real's failure to land the Athletic Bilbao star means David De Gea could once again emerge as a top target for the La Liga giants, according to a report in the Daily Mirror . Spain global goalk...

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TODAY'S FORECAST: Rain, high near 42

TODAY'S FORECAST: Rain, high near 42

The high will be near 42, with temperatures falling to 32 between 10 p.m. and 1 a.m. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 miles per hour in the afternoon. Monday's high will be near 55 degrees. The ch...

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Overhaul of US Taxes Hits Earnings at UBS

Overhaul of US Taxes Hits Earnings at UBS

The consensus from a Reuters poll was for a figure of 1.257 billion Swiss francs, below the 2016 number of 3.3 billion Swiss francs and below the 2015 figure of 6.2 billion Swiss francs. tax law chang...

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U.S. shutdown extended as key vote delayed

U.S. shutdown extended as key vote delayed

Schumer , who had led the Friday filibuster that created the shutdown , but said Monday he was flipping his vote and would now support reopening the government. The ad was released hours into the go...

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Senators reach deal to reopen USA government, says Schumer

Senators reach deal to reopen USA government, says Schumer

That's not a guarantee of what the base text for consideration would be or what the process leading to floor consideration would be, but it's a tacit acknowledgment that if the White House and the l...

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North Korea's cultural delegate and pop star Hyon Song-wol under spotlight

North Korea's cultural delegate and pop star Hyon Song-wol under spotlight

Hard times lie ahead for the administration of South Korean President Moon Jae In as it deals with United Nations sanctions against Pyongyang and strong domestic opposition to a unified Olympic team f...

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Iran deal 'fixes' to dominate Tillerson's agenda in Europe

Iran deal 'fixes' to dominate Tillerson's agenda in Europe

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson . "We'll do it when the time is right". Known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the deal was forged in 2015 between Iran and the United States, the ...

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Pennsylvania court: congressional map unconstitutionally gerrymandered

Pennsylvania court: congressional map unconstitutionally gerrymandered

Supreme Court, which is now considering two cases dealing with partisan gerrymandering. Republicans control 13 of the 18 congressional seats in Pennsylvania, a swing state where registered Democrats o...

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Brawl between Arab MPs & security staff interrupts Pence's speech in Israeli parliament

Brawl between Arab MPs & security staff interrupts Pence's speech in Israeli parliament

Vice President Mike Pence told Israeli lawmakers on Monday. Members of the Joint List coalition of Palestinian parties had pledged to boycott the Pence speech in protest at a 6 December decisi...

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Republic Day celebration; ASEAN to be the main Guest

Republic Day celebration; ASEAN to be the main Guest

The RCEP will be a trade pact between 10 ASEAN countries and their six partners - Australia, China, India, Japan, South Korea and New Zealand. According to Dela Vega, the 10 ASEAN leaders will be we...

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Brother of TV star 'arrested after little girl stabbed to death'

Brother of TV star 'arrested after little girl stabbed to death'

Our thoughts remain with them". West Midlands officers arrived to a house at around 9.15pm to find the girl covered in blood and her father Bill Billingham with severe stab wounds. "I never saw a gi...

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Turkish jets bombard Kurdish-run city of Afrin in northern Syria

Turkish jets bombard Kurdish-run city of Afrin in northern Syria

Turkish officials on Sunday insisted the operation in Afrin was aimed at clearing out the Kurdish militias ruling the enclave, which they [charged] had repeatedly harassed and targeted Turkish posit...

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Mark Wahlberg up for two Worst Actor Razzies

Mark Wahlberg up for two Worst Actor Razzies

Russell Crowe ( The Mummy ), Javier Bardem ( Mother! ), Goldie Hawn ( Snatched ), Susan Sarandon ( A Bad Moms Christmas ) and Mel Gibson ( Daddy's Home 2 ) are among the big names nominated ...

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Shooting At Italy High School, Suspect In Custody

Shooting At Italy High School, Suspect In Custody

Sheriff's officials said a 16-year-old boy was taken into custody. The sheriff's office tweeted that students were "being moved, under guard to the dome as the investigation continues". He also info...

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Cardinals "Closing In" To Make Steve Wilks Head Coach

On a beach in the Carolinas, Keim was blown away by this impressive dude. Wilks would replace longtime head coach Bruce Arians , who retired at the end of the regular season. Wilks was the head coa...

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ANC not negotiating terms for Zuma to resign - Magashule

ANC not negotiating terms for Zuma to resign - Magashule

The call by Ramaphosa is came as authorities in South Africa launched an offensive against companies controlled by the Gupta family, businessmen friends of Zuma who are accused of unduly using polit...

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George Weah sworn in as Liberia president

George Weah sworn in as Liberia president

Many Liberians regard the 51-year-old as a hero for his incredible rags-to-riches tale. The country is also trying to overcome the effects of the Ebola outbreak, which left more than 4,000 people dead...

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18-month-old boy missing after father shoots, kills mother

18-month-old boy missing after father shoots, kills mother

San Antonio Police investigate the scene where a woman was shot. Police said they are looking for 37-year-old Richard Concepcion. Get the latest news, sports and food features sent directly to yo...

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Record Number to Celebrate National School Choice Week

Record Number to Celebrate National School Choice Week

It will be the largest series of education-related events and activities in USA history. "As our National School Choice Poll shows, everyone from Republicans to Democrats, Independents, Latinos, A...

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Team SA optimistic ahead of WEF Davos

Team SA optimistic ahead of WEF Davos

The forum shall be attended by more than 3,000 world leaders from the diverse segments of business, art, academia, politics and civil society. Trump, the first sitting USA president to attend the ...

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Paul Bettany Likely To Replace Matt Smith On 'The Crown'

Paul Bettany Likely To Replace Matt Smith On 'The Crown'

Bettany, who now rocks the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Vision/Victor Shade, would succeed Doctor Who star Matt Smith in the part if the deal goes through. He's best known for roles in The Da Vin...

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#FindTheTexts trends after senator accuses Federal Bureau of Investigation of deleting communication between agents

#FindTheTexts trends after senator accuses Federal Bureau of Investigation of deleting communication between agents

Strzok and Ms. Page communicated frequently about the investigation", Johnson wrote. Trump had said the initial texts released earlier this month amounted to " treason " because the two employees we...

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Sensex, Nifty soar to open on all-time highs

Sensex, Nifty soar to open on all-time highs

On Friday, the markets had ended at a fresh record closing high of 250.63 points, with the Sensex trading at 35,510.92, while the Nifty gained 72.80 points to 10,889.80. For the December quarter the...

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"I am not racist", Trump says, after nations remark fallout

Dick Durbin "totally misrepresented" comments during an Oval Office meeting last week, where sources said Trump used vulgar and demeaning language to describe immigrants from Africa. Graham left ...

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