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Texans' Deandre Hopkins pledges playoff check to help Jazmine's family

Texans' Deandre Hopkins pledges playoff check to help Jazmine's family

The death of Jazmine gained national attention, including a NY activist offering a $100,000 reward to the person who turns in the gunman. "The city of Houston is always supportive of me, this team...

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After Violent Sabarimala Protests, Cops To Step Up Security For Kerala CM

After Violent Sabarimala Protests, Cops To Step Up Security For Kerala CM

One 55-year-old activist from the town of Pathanamthitta died as a result of injuries he sustained after being pummeled by stones. Taxis, buses, and shops shut down across the state, as protestors c...

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United States warns UK on Brexit trade deal

United States warns UK on Brexit trade deal

The government has indicated that MPs will begin debating the Withdrawal Agreement again on January 9, before MPs vote on the plan a week later. Earlier, President Trump had said that the Brexit dea...

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China says detained Canadians 'without a doubt' violated the law

China says detained Canadians 'without a doubt' violated the law

Global Affairs has so far only released the identities of three of the detained - Michael Kovrig , Michael Spavor and Sarah McIver. The Conservatives are urging the government to issue a new trav...

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State Department issues new China travel warning

State Department issues new China travel warning

The latest advisory repeats that warning but adds: "Extra security measures, such as security checks and increased levels of police presence, are common in the Xinjiang Uighur and Tibet Autonomous Re...

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YO Man Dead After Alleged Stabbing At Church Of Scientology In Sydney

YO Man Dead After Alleged Stabbing At Church Of Scientology In Sydney

The teen son of an Aussie Scientologist stabbed one of the church's employees to death Thursday following an incident with his mom, reports said. The 24-year-old was taken to the hospital where he d...

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Brooklyn Boy May Have Died From Allergic Reaction To Fish-Cooking Odors

The city's medical examiner will determine the cause of his death, including whether he reacted to the smell of the fish being cooked at the time. According to the NY Post , however, authorities do n...

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United States citizen formally charged with espionage in Russian Federation

United States citizen formally charged with espionage in Russian Federation

Zherebenkov told the New York Times he hasn't seen all the evidence that brought on the charges leveled against his client, but said he presumes Whelan is innocent. In a Twitter post by David,...

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Iranians among 29 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

Iranians among 29 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

Afghanistan's neighbours, caught off-guard by reports of USA plans to withdraw thousands of troops, have begun preparing for the risk that a pullout could send hundreds of thousands of refugees fleein...

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New Video Shows Crash After Texas Teens Were Throwing Eggs at Cars

New Video Shows Crash After Texas Teens Were Throwing Eggs at Cars

The truck's driver, identified as 45-year-old Silvia Zavala , was found dead at the scene by paramedics. Police said the teen driver suffered a broken ankle and was booked into a juvenile detention ...

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Saudi Arabia puts Jamal Khashoggi murder suspects 'on trial'

Saudi Arabia puts Jamal Khashoggi murder suspects 'on trial'

Prosecutors revealed few details about the proceedings. The statement also said that prosecutors sent a request to Turkey for evidence that Ankara has collected over the October 2 slaying of Khash...

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Russian apartment collapse death toll rises to 39

Russian apartment collapse death toll rises to 39

The local governor's office said 14 bodies had been found and that 27 people were unaccounted for following the gas explosion in the city of Magnitogorsk, almost 1,700 kilometres (1,050 miles) east of...

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Serial Killer Known as China's 'Jack the Ripper' Executed

Serial Killer Known as China's 'Jack the Ripper' Executed

For more than a decade Gao targeted young women wearing red. Dubbed "Jack the Ripper" by Chinese media, Gao, a married father of two, followed his victims home before robbing, raping and murdering t...

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New Acting Defense Secretary Shanahan Calls China His Top Priority

New Acting Defense Secretary Shanahan Calls China His Top Priority

In his stinging resignation letter, Mattis made little attempt to hide his disagreements with Trump. Shanahan must oversee the pace at which the USA pulls some 2,200 troops out of Syria, following t...

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US Ambassador Meets With American Held in Russian Federation

Whelan's family, in a statement that Whelan's brother David posted on Twitter, said: "We are deeply concerned for his safety and well-being". Whelan's family said on Tuesday that he was visiting...

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Elizabeth Warren Talks Iowa Trip, Drinking Beer On Instagram Live

Elizabeth Warren Talks Iowa Trip, Drinking Beer On Instagram Live

Warren was once considered a favorite among the Democratic hopefuls, but her star has dimmed lately with the rise of more dynamic options such as Sen. "I believe that Washington is corrupt". Trump ...

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U.S. Marine From Minnesota Killed While On Duty

U.S. Marine From Minnesota Killed While On Duty

Kuznia said the military has not provided her with details of her son's death. News outlets, citing police, say the Marine was shot early Tuesday in an apparent accident. Baron said he's been in con...

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South Korea Spy Agency: North's Diplomat in Italy Defected

South Korea Spy Agency: North's Diplomat in Italy Defected

A representative of the Italian embassy in Seoul , which is also responsible for North Korea affairs, did not have any immediate comment. The statement came after South Korean media had reported ...

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Why isn't India fighting Taliban in Afghanistan, no point funding libraries there

Why isn't India fighting Taliban in Afghanistan, no point funding libraries there

But Russia should be fighting". "And we're supposed to say, 'Oh, thank you for the library.' I don't know who's using it in Afghanistan ", Trump said. While stating that he got along with Modi, Tru...

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Renewed protests continue to hit Sudan

Renewed protests continue to hit Sudan

Police confronted protesters Monday as they began a march in downtown Khartoum called by an independent union and some opposition parties and youth groups to urge al-Bashir, who's ruled the African na...

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Major trade deal with United Kingdom may not be possible

Major trade deal with United Kingdom may not be possible

The appeal came after the prime minister apparently failed to win any concessions from a round of phone calls with European Union leaders over the Christmas period, with Downing Street saying there wa...

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Border patrol agents fire tear gas at group of migrants

American police officers fired tear gas , pepper spray and smoke at the Mexican border in an attempt to deter more than 100 migrants from entering the United States illegally. Those who tried to cr...

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Vatican spokesman and deputy resign ‘over strategy differences’

Vatican spokesman and deputy resign ‘over strategy differences’

Their departure comes several weeks after Francis appointed Italian journalist Andrea Tornielli as editorial director of all Vatican media and Andrea Monda as editor of the Vatican newspaper, markin...

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WA police called after man shouted 'why don't you die?' at spider

WA police called after man shouted 'why don't you die?' at spider

And despite the blip, the force said the passerby did the "right thing" in calling police and that officers were "very pleased" the incident turned out differently to how they feared. WA Police forc...

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Trump defends pulling USA forces from Syria

Trump defends pulling USA forces from Syria

Turkey considers the US-backed Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG), which now controls almost 30 percent of Syria, a terrorist group linked to fighting within its own borders. Israel worries that ...

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Ohio Doctor Vows to Give Wrong Medicines to Jews

Ohio Doctor Vows to Give Wrong Medicines to Jews

Years-old anti-Semitic tweets from a doctor in Cleveland, Ohio are resurfacing online, notably an upsetting tweet that she would purposefully give her Jewish patients the wrong medicine. Touro Colle...

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Ann Coulter: Trump ‘Will Fold’ on Border Wall

Ann Coulter: Trump ‘Will Fold’ on Border Wall

The vice-president, Mike Pence, was expected to join as the shutdown drags into its second week, shuttering parks and leaving hundreds of thousands of federal employees without pay. On Tuesday morning...

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Romney: Trump Hasn't 'Risen to the Mantle of Office'

Romney: Trump Hasn't 'Risen to the Mantle of Office'

On Wednesday morning, Trump fired back on Twitter and questioned whether "is he a Flake?" Romney said Trump's job in the White House and as the nation's leader is to "demonstrate the essential qua...

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Child falls into rhinoceros exhibit at Florida zoo

Child falls into rhinoceros exhibit at Florida zoo

At least one of the animals made contact with its snout. The child and her mother were taken to hospital-the mother with non-critical injuries to her arm. No rhinos were tranquilized or injured ...

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Netflix Removes

Netflix Removes "Patriot Act With Hasan Minhaj" Episode After Saudi Arabia Intervenes

The kingdom has since acknowledged publicly that the reporter, who was a permanent United States resident, died in its custody. "Our relationship with Saudi Arabia - and I mean that both as an Ame...

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