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Baboons Break Out Of Paris Zoo

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Instead, they gathered near a large rock at the centre of the zoo. The mechanics of the mass escape remain a mystery: "It's not known how they got out", a source told the Daily Mail . The alarm was raised when an employee bumped into one of the baboons in a corridor, the zoo said in a statement. The zoo, often referred to as the Vincennes Zoo, is located on the edge of the Bois de Vincennes on the south eastern edge of Paris . Read More »

Save the Children suspends programs after attack

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Afghan security forces rescued 46 people from the building as they battled the militants in the three-storey office, Khugyani said. "Our humanitarian work in Afghanistan reaches nearly 1.4 million children". "We could have ended the operation in the morning and killed all the attackers, but there were more than 45 civilians and employees trapped inside", said Mohammed Gulab Mangal, the province's governor. Read More »

Cape Town water crisis: Residents urged to switch off toilets

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She said the emergency plans‚ which involve 200 water collection points around the city from which people will fetch and carry 25 litres of water per person‚ were logistically and economically unfeasible. "We are not too far from 13.5 per cent now, we are at 26 per cent and we have a way to go until the winter rains come". KwaZulu-Natal based aid relief organisation, the Gift of the Givers has launched "Operation Cape Town" in an attempt to "push back Day Zero". Read More »

Turkey in deadly Kurdish militia clashes as United States sounds alarm

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Erdogan supporters claim that the operation is necessary because the United States is Turkey's enemy. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , while visiting London, said he was "concerned" about the offensive, and European Union diplomatic chief Federica Mogherini said she would discuss the situation with Turkish officials. Read More »

Assange to ask London court to drop United Kingdom arrest warrant

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But Assange suspects there is a secret US indictment against him for WikiLeaks' publication of leaked classified American documents and that the USA authorities will seek his extradition. Watkins said, Bloomberg reported . But British police have insisted Assange would still be arrested for breaching bail conditions should he leave the embassy. Read More »

Trump to unveil new immigration proposal on Monday

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Breitbart , the right-wing outlet formerly run by Trump's ex-chief strategist Stephen Bannon, blasted the President's proposal . Republican Senator Lindsey Graham of SC said Trump's statement in support of a path to citizenship for DACA recipients "will allow us to solve a hard problem" and help get an agreement on strong border security measures. Read More »

Trump's Efforts to End the Shutdown Are Only Making It Worse

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This year, the White House suggested that the president and bipartisan lawmakers had reached an agreement to negotiate legislation that would prioritize reforms in border security, chain migration, the visa lottery and the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy that prevents deportation of young immigrants known as "Dreamers" brought to the country as children. Read More »

Copa Del Rey 2018: Quarter-Final Results and Semi-Final Draw Schedule

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Paco Alcacer and Andres Iniesta have also made the squad after recovering from their respective injuries. "We didn't want to risk conceding like we did in the first leg". Over 80,000 people turned out to watch Barcelona take on Espanyol , which is a stark contrast to the usual turn out this season. The Argentine almost got a second goal before the half ended after making a spectacular move to snag a Sergio Busquets cross, but he hooked the shot too much as Espanyol keeper Pau Lopez ... Read More »

Gulfport Energy (GPOR) PT Lowered to $10.00

One can easily perform a fundamental analysis by having an eye on data from sources counting financial records, economic reports, company assets and market share. The stock price value Change from Open was at 1.69% with a Gap of -0.46%. Morgan Stanley reaffirmed an "underweight" rating and issued a $13.00 price target on shares of Gulfport Energy in a report on Thursday, December 14th. Read More »

Erdogan to Trump: US should withdraw from Syria's Manbij

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The White House said Trump expressed concerns about the growing violence and told Erdogan it jeopardizes shared US. It did not elaborate on that rhetoric. Activists and Kurdish officials say airstrikes are still raining down on several parts of the district, which borders Turkey. Turkish officials disputed the White House readout, saying it did not "accurately reflect" the content of their discussions. Read More »

NE states to sue feds over GOP's tax overhaul plan

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Phil Murphy said of a lawsuit he expects to be brought in a couple weeks. All 12 states voted in favor of Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton over Republican Donald J. "Rather than attempting to haphazardly address every impact of the bill on NY in less than a month, we appropriately chose to analyze the bill thoroughly and solicit feedback from outside experts", Peters said in a statement. Read More »

Sessions congratulates Trump for ending imaginary crime wave

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The FBI [official website] released preliminary statistics [materials] Tuesday outlining USA crime metrics from January through June 2017, which indicated a downward trend in violent crime and rise in the homicide rate. However, the rate of murder and nonnegligent manslaughter increased by 1.5 percent over the same period. In 1991, about 5,850 crimes were committed per 100,000 Americans. Read More »

Davos: Trump says 'America First' does not mean America alone

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Trump also did not hide his anger toward the Palestinians for snubbing Vice President Mike Pence during his visit to Israel this week, saying the USA will withhold aid funds to them until they return to negotiations. Trump took that as an affront. The speech was a far cry from the highly critical Davos message that Trump and many campaign advisers - like one-time chief strategist Steve Bannon - often espoused during his bid for office. Read More »

Israeli PM Netanyahu to meet Russian President Putin next week in Moscow

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He noted that he will not allow Iran to establish a military presence in Syria and added that Israel is working to prevent this. "The two leaders agreed to expand economic, security, water, agricultural, academic and tourism cooperation", the statement posted on the Israeli prime minister's website concluded. Read More »

Venezuela Excludes Opposition from Presidential Snap Election

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Critics of Maduro slammed the accusation as baseless and said the decision was another demonstration of an electoral process riddled with wrongdoing. The U.S. International Monetary Fund boosted its 2018 GDP outlook to 2.2 percent from 0.6 percent. The Venezuelan opposition blames the economic crisis on mismanagement by the government while PSUV and their allies blame everyone but themselves of the collapse. Read More »

Puerto Rico warns of 11 percent GDP drop in new fiscal plan

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In the video above, Eyewitness News anchor Ilona Carson visits with those families and follows CenterPoint Energy crews as they make it out to the remote parts of Puerto Rico. "This is a massive power restoration effort all converging on the island", said field manager Chris Gonzalez, 42, of Stroudsburg, leader the PPL team, who also has family members in Puerto Rico. Read More »

America lawmakers try to end shutdown stalemate

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Hegseth asked the White House spokesperson where the Democrats were going with this by claiming "this is all about greed". There were hours of behind-the-scenes talks over the weekend between the leaders and rank-and-file lawmakers over how to end the display of legislative dysfunction, which began at midnight Friday after Democrats blocked a temporary spending measure . Read More »

Russian Federation could kill 'thousands' in United Kingdom power station attack, warns Defence Secretary

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The top minister told the Telegraph earlier that Moscow was researching the UK's infrastructure connections to energy supplies for opportunities to create "chaos". Williamson did not give an example of when or why he thought Russian Federation would enact the alleged plot to sever the U.K.'s energy ties but said that this vulnerability meant the country was exposed to the risk of "domestic and industrial chaos". Read More »

Najib Attends India Republic Day Parade

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Leaders from Vietnam, Myanmar , the Philippines, Singapore, Brunei, Malaysia, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia and Indonesia were invited by India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi to commemorate the 25th anniversary of ASEAN-India ties. Twenty years after its tableau rolled down the Rajpath , the India-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) will return with its float in the Republic Day parade on Thursday showing troops patrolling the China border on their newly-inducted snow scooters. Read More »

United States drone kills 2 militants from Haqqani network in Pakistan

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Pakistan's foreign ministry has twice condemned the "unilateral action", saying the strike hit an Afghan refugee camp in Kurram, but making no mention of casualties. President Trump's policy, unveiled last summer, is meant to turn around the 17-year war in Afghanistan by boosting the USA military's help to Afghan government forces and by pressuring Pakistan to cooperate. Read More »

First Alert Weather: Sunday will be a First Alert Weather Day

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The next work week will begin with highs only in the mid teens on Monday , then another slight warm up will begin. It still remains mild for Sunday , but there will be more clouds and, even after any morning rain showers, I don't expect much in the way of clearing until late in the day. Read More »

Korean Olympic advance team, hockey players cross into S. Korea

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It also added that North Korea will "smash" all challenges against reunification of the Korean peninsula . "They underscored the need to create a peaceful environment on the Korean Peninsula before anything else this year", the state-run Korean Central News Agency ( KCNA ) reported Wednesday, referring to a statement from representatives who met in Pyongyang . Read More »

Sacramento parent shares thoughts on gymnastics after Larry Nassar sentencing

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She was also one of many victims who aimed to hold Geddert accountable. Nassar apologized to his victims in court but also said in a statement to the judge, " Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned ". Her statement received applause and Judge Aquilina told her that she built an army of survivors and is a five-star general. " You do not deserve to walk outside of a prison ever again", Aquilina told Nassar. Read More »

FBI's missing messages wouldn't fly for Joe Q. Citizen

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions vowed Monday that the Justice Department will "leave no stone unturned" in trying to find the elusive text messages, which he suggested number as high as 50,000. FBI agents investigate the scene of a violent incident in New York City. Mr. Johnson said the text was sent on May 19, two days after Mr. Mueller was appointed as special counsel. Read More »

Trump on the firing of Mueller in June, 'fake news'

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So far, witness interviews and the special counsel's document requests make clear Mueller has a keen interest in Comey's 9 May firing and the contents of Comey's private conversations with the president, as well as Flynn's ousting months earlier and the weeks of conversations leading up to it. Read More »

Davos, Trump lancia la guerra dei dazi

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Secondo quanto riportano i media americani, Seul ritiene i dazi imposti da Trump una violazione delle norme della Wto: una decisione presa sulla base della politica interna senza tenere conto delle regole internazionali. E irritando un governo alleato come quello di Seul nel delicatissimo momento in cui si aprono degli spiragli per tentare di risolvere la crisi con Pyongyang. Read More »