• ICC to open full-blown investigation in settlements, 2014 Gaza war
ICC to open full-blown investigation in settlements, 2014 Gaza war

Despite the rocket fire, the army said the borderline between Israel and Gaza remained calm in light of efforts by Hamas, which rules the strip, "to prevent escalation". But both groups have failed to finalise details of the deal, which had been due to be completed on 1 December 2017. On Monday, 08 January 2018, Israeli gunboats chased and op...

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  • Canada launches global trade complaint against US
Canada launches global trade complaint against US

Warner believes that the Canadian government may be playing to a domestic audience in demonstrating that it is not only being "very assertive" in addressing trade disputes, but that it is also trying to "embarrass the Americans" before the world by citing nearly 180 trade breaches over two decades against other countries listed on 24 pages of Canad...

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  • The Ford Edge ST Is The Warmed-Up SUV We Weren't Expecting
The Ford Edge ST Is The Warmed-Up SUV We Weren't Expecting

Coinciding with the 2019 facelift for the US Ford Edge , Ford is introducing a performance ST variant for the first time. On top of presenting a more aggressive demeanor by a reworked front fascia, a lowered suspension and blacked-out wheels , the Edge ST gets Ford's 2.7-litre, twin-turbo EcoBoost V6.

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  • Rockford Police searching for a man in connection with two armed robberies
Rockford Police searching for a man in connection with two armed robberies

He then knocked merchandise to the floor and took the cash register. "The suspect was described by police as a black man, about 5'8" tall, with a thin build. This morning at approximately 6 a.m, . the Opelousas PD received a complaint of an armed robbery of a local business in the 500 Block of East Landry Street.

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  • Malaysia signs $50m deal with U.S. firm to find missing MH370
Malaysia signs $50m deal with U.S. firm to find missing MH370

A US-based company, Ocean Infinity , has begun a second #search for Malaysian Airlines MH370 , which disappeared four years ago. "As we speak, the vessel, Seabed Constructor , is on her way to the search area, taking advantage of favourable weather conditions in the South Indian ocean", Malaysian Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai said...

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  • Talks On Terror Can Go On, Not Terror And Talks
Talks On Terror Can Go On, Not Terror And Talks

The Spokesperson said that the NSA-level metings were part of an "operational-level dialogue" similar to the talks that are held between the DGMOs of both sides and between the border forces of two countries. Despite its position that there can not be any substantive dialogue with Pakistan until Islamabad acts against India-specific terror groups, ...

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  • QB Jacob Eason announces he's leaving Georgia
QB Jacob Eason announces he's leaving Georgia

Carta-Samuels won't be around anymore, not even for his final season of eligibility in 2018, as he has made a decision to transfer but Eason will be the next in line. After recovering from his knee injury midway through this season, Eason remained the backup to Fromm. "It was a learning year, for sure", Eason said Monday night.

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  • Myanmar: Soldiers, villagers killed Rohingya in mass grave
Myanmar: Soldiers, villagers killed Rohingya in mass grave

It comes as two reporters for Reuters news agency face trial for receiving secret documents reportedly related to the massacre. In a statement on Facebook, Myanmar's military commander, Min Aung Hlaing, said the slain Rohingya were "Bengali terrorists" who were part of a larger group of 200 that attacked Myanmese soldiers with sticks and swords...

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  • House Votes to Renew, Expand Authority to Snoop on Americans
House Votes to Renew, Expand Authority to Snoop on Americans

The House Rules Committee is slated to debate the bill Tuesday, setting up a floor vote Thursday. "Spying is valid to find the foreign agents among us, but it's gotta be based on suspicion". The FBI and intelligence agencies say being able to query the database is essential to keeping America safe and the Trump administration had wanted the p...

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  • Trump admin unveils guidelines on Medicaid work rules
Trump admin unveils guidelines on Medicaid work rules

Seema Verma , the agency's administrator, said the policy guidance came in response to requests from at least 10 states that had proposed requiring some Medicaid recipients to work or participate in activities such as skills training, education, job search, volunteering or caregiving.

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  • Assange asylum 'not stable,' Ecuadorian embassy says
Assange asylum 'not stable,' Ecuadorian embassy says

Moreno previous year said Assange could stay in the embassy but called him a "hacker" and warned him not to intervene in the politics of countries friendly to Ecuador . where he could face charges for his role in releasing classified military documents. "The UK should not permit itself to be intimidated by the Trump administration's public threats...

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  • Winter storm watch issued for Livingston County
Winter storm watch issued for Livingston County

The strongest winds will be found from west central to south central Minnesota where winds could gust to 40 miles per hour. Saturday , there's a 60 percent chance of rain before 1 p.m., then a chance of rain and snow. Drivers should use caution due to black ice on Friday and snow over the weekend. The chance is lower from Huntsville southeast,...

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  • CES 2018: All-Electric Kia Niro On the Way!
CES 2018: All-Electric Kia Niro On the Way!

He further said, the FCEV is due for launch in 2020 and "will spearhead Kia's efforts to realise a zero-emission future for mobility". Kia's autonomous vehicle plans include a pledge to begin to commercialise level four autonomous driving technology in 2021, by beginning tests in smart cities, which will have the infrastructure needed to support ...

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  • La. Teacher Handcuffed At School Board Meeting After Talking About Pay
La. Teacher Handcuffed At School Board Meeting After Talking About Pay

Fontana told Hargrave that the public comments section of the meeting was not to be used as a question-and-answer session, KATC reported . Hargrave exited the room on her own, but once she reached the hallway, the officer took her to the ground and handcuffed her, leaving onlookers shocked.

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  • Alligators make do in frozen zoo enclosure in 'amazing' display of survival
Alligators make do in frozen zoo enclosure in 'amazing' display of survival

The family-owned outdoor adventure park's "alligators on ice" video has received tens of thousands of views on Facebook . In a blog post , experts explained that alligators can live in water temperatures as low as 40 degrees. "Obviously, that is not optimal, being frozen like that", he said. Ever wonder how alligators deal with frigid temperatu...

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  • Fire reported at Trump Tower, FDNY says
Fire reported at Trump Tower, FDNY says

His son, Eric Trump tweeted out thanks for first responders. NPR said two injuries were reported - a firefighter received a minor injury, and a civilian is "suffering from a serious, life-threatening injury". But smoke continued emanating from a rooftop heating and cooling unit of the 58-story building, fire officials said. Trump was in Washi...

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  • Pierce County Deputy killed in line of duty
Pierce County Deputy killed in line of duty

Pierce County sheriff's deputy Daniel McCartney was shot and killed while responding to a home invasion Monday. He was transported to St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma where he died. A police spokesman said the police authorities believed there was a gunbattle between McCartney and the home intruders during the fatal encounter. The suspect in...

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  • Egypt to hold 2018 presidential elections in March
Egypt to hold 2018 presidential elections in March

In the case of no run-offs, the victor of the elections will be announced on 2 April, 2018. A run-off ballot will be held on April 24-26 if necessary, Ibrahim told journalists, with final results to be announced on May 1. President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has not yet announced his candidacy for next year's elections. Shafiq, appointed premier by p...

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  • Israel bans entry to members of groups promoting its boycott
Israel bans entry to members of groups promoting its boycott

The BDS Movement attempts to delegitimize and isolate Israel in an effort to advance Palestinian interests. The six American organizations include Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP), a left-wing activist group that "seeks an end to the Israeli occupation of the West Bank, Gaza Strip, and East Jerusalem", according its mission statement .

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  • SC opens debate on homosexuality, agrees to revisit 2013 ruling criminalizing it
SC opens debate on homosexuality, agrees to revisit 2013 ruling criminalizing it

The Supreme Court on Monday paved way for a fresh round of debate on its stand on homosexuality as it agreed to revisit its 2013 ruling that had set aside a law framed in 1860 which decriminalized consensual sex among adult homosexual men.

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  • Late-Night Hosts Are Campaigning for Trump's 'Most Dishonest & Corrupt Media Awards'
Late-Night Hosts Are Campaigning for Trump's 'Most Dishonest & Corrupt Media Awards'

As you can see in the tweet above, the president is citing interest that "is far greater than anyone could have anticipated" as a possible reason for the date change. liberal dogma". Subjects will cover Dishonesty and Bad Reporting in various categories from the Fake News Media. On December 28th Trump in an email to his fans and supporters starte...

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  • Watch the 2018 Golden Globes 2018 on KPRC 2
Watch the 2018 Golden Globes 2018 on KPRC 2

Laura Dern's date was Monica Ramirez, co-founder of Alianza Nacional de Campesinas , "who wrote the handsome letter of solidarity in Time magazine", said Dern of how she connected with Ramirez, representing female farmworkers. And Shailene Woodley brought Calina Lawrence , a member of the Suquamish Tribe and an advocate for Native Treaty Rig...

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  • Man dead and woman injured after Stockholm metro station blast
Man dead and woman injured after Stockholm metro station blast

Numerous illegal hand grenades found in Sweden are being imported from former Yugoslav nations, he said. Alvarsjo said Swedish police have "unfortunately" noticed a rise in the use of hand grenades by criminal groups in the Nordic country.

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  • Four policemen killed in Kashmir bombing
Four policemen killed in Kashmir bombing

News18 reported that a police vehicle ran over the planted IED causing the explosion. The blast took place in the very town square where on January 6, 1993, more than 55 people were killed by the BSF (Border Security Force) in retaliation to a militant attack.

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  • You Could Win €826.4 Million in American Lottery Prizes This Weekend!
You Could Win €826.4 Million in American Lottery Prizes This Weekend!

In 2017, a Poughkeepsie couple won a $10 million cash scratch-off prize, the largest in New York Lottery history. That jackpot is now up to $550 million . Players everywhere are impressed by how easy it is to purchase official lottery tickets online and they have come to trust the purchasing services of theLotter.

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  • Search continues for Oklahoma pilot after plane disappears over Gulf of Mexico
Search continues for Oklahoma pilot after plane disappears over Gulf of Mexico

The FAA said during the flight, Dr. Kinsinger didn't respond to air traffic control instructions. So far neither the plane nor the pilot have been found. The Coast Guard is using a C-130 aircraft in its search for the missing pilot and the plane. He's been doing it for years and his reason behind it was noble - for his brother.

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  • Federal crackdown on marijuana outraging advocates for drug
Federal crackdown on marijuana outraging advocates for drug

But that funding bill expires on January 19. If agreement is not reached on the overall bill by that date, the government will shut down. He holds a leadership position in the caucus as chief of the Senate GOP campaign arm. Legalization has given a shot in the arm to the industry, attracting investors looking to cash in on the green-rush scramble...

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  • President Trump's border wall coming to Laredo?
President Trump's border wall coming to Laredo?

The funds would be used in the next 10 years in order to expand the fences in about 1,600 kilometers that now cover about 1,050 kilometers, which would mean coverage of about half of the US Southwest border. In September, President Trump shut the program down and gave Congress six months to come up with an alternate policy. Sen. This would bring ...

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  • Fodder scam: Lalu Prasad Yadav gets 3.5 years in jail
Fodder scam: Lalu Prasad Yadav gets 3.5 years in jail

Special CBI judge Shivpal Singh announced the sentence after hearing arguments on quantum of sentencing. He was asked to pay a fine of five lakhs. Apart from Lalu Yadav, other convicts Phool Chand, Mahesh Prasad, Bake Julius, Sunil Kumar, Sushil Kumar, Sudhir Kumar and Raja Ram were also sentenced to 3.5 years in jail.

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  • Pakistan condemns terror attack in Kabul
Pakistan condemns terror attack in Kabul

All of the dead were police. "A suicide attacker has detonated himself ... close to a number of police who were trying to provide security for an ongoing protest", the deputy interior ministry spokesman, Nasrat Rahimi, told AFP . It was the third deadly attack claimed by the extremist group in December alone. Kabul police spokesman Basir Mujah...

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  • Fire at Roy Moore Accuser's Home Under Investigation for Arson
Fire at Roy Moore Accuser's Home Under Investigation for Arson

One of the woman who accused Roy Moore of sexually assaulting her lost her home in a fire Wednesday that investigators are treating as a possible case of arson . "I guess I'm ashamed I didn't say nothing, didn't turn around and slap him". Roy Moore accuser Tina Johnson's house in Gadsden, Alabama burned on Tuesday in what Johnson and h...

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  • Sears to Close An Additional 100+ Stores
Sears to Close An Additional 100+ Stores

Two years ago, Kmart had 940 stores; it will be left with about 400 locations after the closure. Sears Holdings Corp.is closing more than 100 stores around the country, including the Sears in Rapid City. No stores in the Northern San Joaquin Valley or Tuolumne County are on the latest closure lists for Sears and Kmart. In addition to the Km...

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  • US Suspends Most Security Assistance To Pakistan
US Suspends Most Security Assistance To Pakistan

Thursday's announcement was in addition to the $255 million in foreign military assistance that the Trump administration in August said it was withholding, she said. Earlier this year Washington suspended $255 million in FMF. A glance at US budget figures suggest the amounts frozen could exceed $1 billion. In an article published on the website...

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  • MPs call for 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups
MPs call for 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups

In October past year, organisations from across the paper cup supply chain signed an agreement with the Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (ACE UK) to accelerate UK recycling of PE lined paper cups (see letsrecycle.com story).

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  • Indian Man arrested for sexual abuse on 22-year old woman passenger
Indian Man arrested for sexual abuse on 22-year old woman passenger

Some graphic details According to the complaint, 34-year-old Prabhu Ramamoorthy reportedly unbuttoned the 22-year-old victim's shirt and stuck his hand in her trousers while she was asleep against the plane's window. Mr Ramamoorthy was held without bail after appearing in a federal court in MI on Thursday after prosecutors argued there was a ri...

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