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Libya Migrant Slave Auction Video Sparks International Outrage

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Deputy Prime Minister Ahmed Metig said his UN-backed Government of National Accord would investigate the allegations, in a statement posted Sunday on the page of the GNA's press office. They also shouted slogans which said, "Free our brothers!" Foreign Minister of the Republic of Chad and the Chairman of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, condemned the "despicable acts" and called for "an immediate end" to these practices in a statement, Nov.18. Read More »

European Union and United Kingdom 'close to financial agreement'

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Both the Daily Telegraph and the Financial Times reported, citing diplomatic sources, that London and Brussels had agreed on Britain's financial obligations but had not settled on an exact amount for the so-called divorce bill. we have been able to negotiate a deal". "So we want to settle the accounts", said Barnier. The European Commission declined to comment. The BBC, the Financial Times, the Guardian and several other British newspapers and media outlets are reporting that ... Read More »

Back in Lebanon, Hariri says Iran-backed Hizbullah must accept reduced role

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Iran's proxy Hizbullah must submit to a new arrangement in which its power is reduced, Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri said on November 27. Saudi Arabia has accused Hezbollah of declaring war on the kingdom by supporting Yemen's Houthi rebels who fired a ballistic missile the night of Hariri's resignation that was intercepted near Riyadh. Read More »

Gifts roll in at Longboat Key Toys for Tots donation site

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In 2017, the U.S. Marine Corps reported that campaign proceeds topped more than $162,000 and 6,735 toys were collected, making it one of the biggest campaigns in the country, according to Toys for Tots Headquarters in Washington, D.C. Elsewhere on the island, a Toy and Food Drive takes place from 9 a.m.to 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 2 at Christ Church of Longboat Key, Presbyterian, 6400 Gulf of Mexico Drive. Read More »

States preparing for children's health insurance program to run out of funding

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The looming crunch, which comes despite CHIP's enduring popularity and bipartisan support on Capitol Hill, has dismayed children's health advocates. Tester on Tuesday again advocated for support of the program. Kids and pregnant women earning up to $5,330 a month for a family of four can qualify for coverage. The program works side by side with Medicaid, and it is particularly important for families with special needs children, children in rural communities and children of color. Read More »

Cops Post Photo of Driver With Iffy Tree Judgment

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An officer with the Sudbury Police Department stopped a driver Friday on Route 20 with an oversized tree almost swallowing the vehicle. The photo has been shared over 2,500 times, with hundreds of comments with people amused and dumbfounded by the sight. Read More »

DCP Midstream, LP (NYSE:DCP) Valuation By The Numbers

The rating was upgraded by Stephens to "Overweight" on Monday, July 17. The firm has "Hold" rating by Wunderlich given on Monday, April 4. Samson Capital Management LLC owned about 0.11% of EQT Midstream Partners worth $7,072,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Read More »

Latest NSA Leak Reveals Secret Army Intelligence Project

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Security researcher Chris Vickery, from a firm called UpGuard, discovered the data trove, totaling about 100GB, in October and subsequently told the USA government about it. government data leak, this time containing clearly classified information. Red Disk , a $ 93 million program considered a military failure , was created to help the Pentagon with soldiers on the field collecting classified reports, drone footage and satellite images. Read More »

Musharraf says I am fan of the global terrorist, JuD chief Saeed,

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When asked by Pakistan's AryTV if he's similarly appreciative of LeT's founder and mastermind of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks Hafiz Saeed , Musharraf nodded, saying Saeed "is involved in Kashmir" and he "supports" that involvement. that had got Saeed proscribed as a terrorist at the UN. "I don't think Saeed was behind the 26/11 attacks". He was under house arrest since January this year. Read More »

Bellagio Las Vegas casino robbed at gunpoint as gamblers watch

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Actor James Wood was apparently inside the Bellagio during the robbery and gave a first-hand account of it on Twitter. As poker players traded pots at Bellagio, an armed man robbed the cashiers cage mere feet away. He would not elaborate, but said police were interviewing the man. The suspect fled the area in a silver Chevrolet Cruze with a Nevada license plate that read 37D147. Read More »

One person dead, others trapped after Blue Mountains track collapse

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It is believed a wall was being repaired when the collapse happened. Two medical teams are being winched in by helicopter to treat the two trapped patients. Members of the public are asked to avoid the area. A command post was set up at Armstrong Road, and paramedics were sent in on foot. Two patients appear to have sustained fractures and are trapped. Read More »

Gunman detained after opening fire in downtown Reno

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Authorities were able to talk with the suspect and negotiate with him so that no one was injured. The medical condition of the hostage nor the relation to the shooter has been released. Officers closed 2nd, 4th and Sierra streets, as well as Commercial Row and nearby side streets. Police had urged the public to stay away from the area and shutdown some of the streets. Read More »

Same-sex marriage bill passes Senate

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Lawmakers approved the measure by a 43-12 vote margin. Wong urged the lower house to follow the Senate's lead, to vote for a bill that reflected Australians' desire for equality. "I certainly am", Senator Smith said in a final speech before the vote. Labor, Greens, the Nick Xenophon Team and Derryn Hinch supported the bill, which was also was co-signed by two Liberal senators, according to The Guardian . Read More »

United States mother faces jail after trying to record school bullies

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In late September, Sims says she had enough. So she chose to resolve the problem herself, and put a digital recorder in her daughter's backpack with the goal of figuring out who was tormenting her daughter. "The most important part is what's going on in the classroom", Sims said. A Change.org petition, " Drop the Charges Against Mom Protecting Her Child ", has garnered almost 1,000 signatures since being created. Read More »

Archdiocese sues Metro over rejected Christmas ads

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In 2015, WMATA made the decision to stop running issue-oriented ads after a cartoon advertisement depicting the Muslim prophet Muhammad was submitted. "Costello had mentioned that if the advertisement had a commercial objective, such as selling goods or services, then the advertisement would be more likely to comply", the lawsuit states. Read More »

FSU kicker Aguayo 'jumped' by shuttered fraternity's members over 2016 UF game

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The Florida State fraternity in question, Pi Kappa Phi, was shut down this month by its national chapter after a pledge named Andrew Coffey died at an off-campus party November 3. "He said he was rushed by several of the members of the fraternity...and was punched in the face". Witnesses also said Aguayo was pushed into a auto when the fight spilled out into the street. Read More »

Women Complain of Assault by Massage Envy Masseuses

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She says although we are not are not aware of any cases in the Bay Area, we know there are at least two in Sacramento County. Woodley filed a 25 million dollar lawsuit against massage envy. "Over 100 reported that massage therapists groped their genitals, groped their breasts, or committed other explicit violations, such as the California woman who said she opened her eyes during a prenatal massage to find her massage therapist sucking on her nipple". Read More »

CDC: HIV Being Caught Sooner In More People

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CDC said in a statement. Overall, 85 percent of the estimated 1.1 million people living with HIV in 2014 knew their HIV status. About 40 percent of new cases were transmitted from people who didn't know they had HIV. The report also discusses the need for new ways to widen HIV testing by potentially introducing self-testing services and offering more counselling and testing opportunities by community care providers. Read More »

Feds say VA failed to report 90% of poor-performing providers

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Although they were required to review 148 providers from October 2013 through March 2017, the GAO found that the VA failed to document or conduct reviews in a timely manner. "We found that all five [hospitals] lacked at least some documentation of the reviews they told us they conducted, and in some cases, the required reviews were not conducted at all", investigators concluded. Read More »

Vice President Pence: President Trump 'actively considering' moving embassy in Israel

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The remark was made during a speech at the United Nations, commemorating the 70 year anniversary of its 1947 "Partition Plan" that split Palestine into two states, leading to the establishment of Israel. Pence drew implicit contrasts with the Obama administration, which had tense relations with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government and in its final days allowed through a U.N. Read More »

Despite some struggles, bobcat struck by vehicle in Va. still 'feisty'

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A Virginia woman took a bobcat with her to work on Thanksgiving morning after accidentally striking it with her vehicle, according to officials. "Animal Control is so amusing, you never know what you're going to walk into", Peters said. 'None of us can believe that this happened and that the Bobcat only suffered from a small scrape on his back. "They were incredibly wonderful and helpful", Peters said. Read More »

Thousands more US military service members in Iraq and Syria than believed

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But the new report from Defense puts the number of troops as 1,720 in Syria and 8,892 in Iraq. While fooling Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) is all well and good, those who appeared to be most misled are ordinary USA citizens - and even some politicians - who are lied to on a daily basis by Pentagon officials repeatedly mentioning what they know to be phony figures, without ever giving disclaimers that they are doing this for the sake of operational secrecy. Read More »

Murray Named All-Big Ten Honorable Mention

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Bush, a sophomore who led MI in tackles (94) and pass breakups (8), was a first-team all-Big Ten selection by the coaches. Punt returner DeAndre Thompkins was a second- and third-team pick by the coaches and media, respectively. Simone Lee (Menomonee Falls, Wis.) is the 11 player, 13 honor, in Penn State history to earn the Big Ten Player of the Year award. MI finished its 12-game regular-season schedule second in the Big Ten in total defense (268.6 yards per game), third in scoring ... Read More »

Iranian companies to benefit from EEU through Armenia

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He also thanked the Armenian president for his sympathy with the quake-hit Iranians. He told reporters after the meeting with Nalbandian that Iran and Armenia enjoy close neighborly relations, calling for further enhancement of political and economic relations between the two nations. Read More »

Three-tier security cover for Winter Session of Odisha Assembly

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A Congress team also met the governor and submitted a memorandum seeking hike in MSP to Rs 3,000 per quintal and increase in input subsidy three times.The hectic political activities come in the backdrop of at least dozen farmers committing suicide allegedly over crop loss due to drought, pest attack and untimely rain , As Reported By TOI . Read More »

Chief 'optimistic' Ybor tip may be connected to Seminole Heights

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Though it's not certain, the chief is "optimistic" that it could be connected to the recent string of homicides in the Seminole Heights area. "This person might be completely innocent", Dugan said. Dugan said that officers had recovered a gun but that it wasn't yet known whether it was the gun used in one or more of the recent killings. After Felton's death, police released surveillance video of a man taken right before Felton was killed, which appears to show the same person seen in ... Read More »

BA parent IAG to acquire Monarch's Gatwick slots

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There had been speculation that IAG would use services at the airport for Level, its new budget long-haul airline, in competition on transatlantic routes with Norwegian. Press Association said that, according to a source, IAG has acquired most of the Monarch's slots at Gatwick, which is Britain's second busiest airport. Read More »

Victoria Beckham's fashion empire is now valued at ₹856 Crores

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Neo Investment Partners , a firm run by a former Goldman banker, seems to believe that there's still plenty of money to be made in the retail industry . A new investor has boosted the fortunes of Victoria Beckham's fashion label, which is now estimated to be worth a whopping £100m. Global revenues for the 2016 year totalled £36m, and first-half revenues in 2017 have indicated double-digit growth on the year. Read More »