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2 rescued, 2 missing after boat sinks off Nantucket coast

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The Coast Guard says it received a distress call via an emergency positioning indicating radio beacon (EPIRB) from the 69-foot Misty Blue around 6 p.m. The Barnstable County Sheriff's Department and the Dennis Fire Department have lent their services, which are reinforced by various patrol boats, fishing vessels, and aircrafts. Read More »

Body found in rural Clay County

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Loofe, 24, grew up in Neligh, where her father is the high school principal and her mother a resource teacher for the school district. The body of a 24-year-old Nebraska woman, who went missing November 15, was found Monday evening. Crews have recently been searching areas of Saline and Gage Counties, including ponds and creeks. Boswell claimed that she picked up Loofe on November 15 from Loofe's home, drove around, went back to her house to smoke marijuana and dropped Loofe off at a ... Read More »

Erdogan: New York trial USA conspiracy against Turkey

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The reporter also said that Atilla's team says the information suggests the prosecution violated Judge Berman's 11/28 order for the U.S.to turn over all exculpatory material and that "the failure should be deemed a violation of Atilla's right to due process". Read More »

Hariri to return to Paris for Lebanon crisis talks

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Tuesday's Cabinet meeting, attended by Hariri, endorsed a statement that calls on rival Lebanese groups to distance themselves from regional conflicts and the internal affairs of Arab countries. President Michel Aoun, a Hezbollah ally, refused to accept his resignation while he remained overseas. His father, former prime minister Rafik Hariri, was killed in a 2005 bombing. Read More »

Global air passenger traffic demand up 7.2 percent in October: IATA

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Labour costs are also rising to become a larger expense than fuel, at 30.9 per cent, according to the organisation. The price of jet fuel is expected to increase 12.5 per cent from $65.6 in 2017 to $73.8 in 2018. The International Air Transport Association (IATA ) represents around 275 airlines comprising 83 per cent of global air traffic. Notably, North America was one of just two regions to post a load factor decline and IATA believes inbound travel to the U.S. Read More »

Opportunities were missed to stop the Manchester Arena bombing says report

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The report says: "Substantial and appropriate coverage was in place around key individuals and mechanisms created to assess risk were working as intended". "But the shock of these incidents has prompted intensive reflection and a commitment to significant change", he said. Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi had twice been a "subject of interest" in MI5 investigations in the years before last May's attack, but those investigations were later closed and interest in Abedi was downgraded. Read More »

Losers — Trump to Federal Bureau of Investigation

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He wrote , "I never asked Comey to stop investigating Flynn". "Because of the importance of our mission, we are also entrusted with great power, and we should expect - and welcome - people asking tough questions about how we use that power", Chris Wray wrote in the internal message, obtained by CNN . Read More »

Union County kicks off Illinois' bicentennial celebration

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Mary Magdalene Church in Joliet at an Illinois Bicentennial flag-raising event on Monday at the County Office Building.Bicentennial flag is shown here flying at the Will County Office Building after a ceremony on Monday. Special statewide 2018 events are planned for August 26th and December 3rd. But an equally important story to tell is that Illinoisans today are busily living lives which make our state, and nation, better every day. Read More »

Snow and ice warning as Arctic chill takes hold

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The Met Office warned that the conditions could disrupt travel. Caroline is the fourth major storm to hit the United Kingdom this season following Aileen in September, ex-hurricane Ophelia in October and Brian, also in October. "Road, rail, air and ferry services may be affected, with longer journey times and cancellations possible". Strong northwest winds may cause drifting of the snow in places with blizzard conditions possible at times across northern Scotland. Read More »

Deutsche Bank turns over Trump documents after Mueller subpoena

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Deutsche Bank lawyers have said US bank-secrecy rules prohibited the lender from revealing details about its clients or their business with the bank without a subpoena or other formal request from Congress. Bloomberg says that outstanding debt, reported in July, included a $170 million loan for finishing a hotel in Washington, D.C. Trump also has mortgages with the bank on his Trump National Doral Miami golf course and has borrowed off Trump Tower Chicago. Read More »

United States dollar rises after Senate passing tax bill

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Traders were also concerned that the rally was fueled by short-covering rather than new buying. The dollar rallied after plunging below ¥111.50 briefly in NY on Friday following the news of the prosecution of Michael Flynn , former national security adviser of U.S. Read More »

Ayodhya dispute: Final hearing in SC, matter postponed to February

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Last month the Shia Central Waqf Board offered a new proposal to the centuries old conflict suggesting a Ram temple in Ayodhya and a mosque in Lucknow. Ahead of the anniversary of the demolition of Babri Masjid, the Centre has asked all states to remain cautious and ensure that there was peace and no incident of communal tension anywhere in the country. Read More »

Conyers To Retire Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

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Ian Conyers, the grandson of the Michigan Democrat's brother, told The New York Times he plans on announcing that he will not return to the House of Representatives after his term ends in 2018, mentioning his health as the reason for retiring. Read More »

Austria makes same-sex marriage legal

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Austria's Constitutional Court has ruled that same-sex couples will be allowed to marry by the beginning of 2019, bringing the country in line with more than a dozen other western European nations. "The resulting discriminatory effect is seen in the fact that through the different title of the family status, people living in same-sex partnerships have to disclose their sexual orientation even in situations in which it is not, and must not be, relevant and. Read More »

All you need to know about 1st-phase of Chabahar port

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There is no denying the fact that our region has a huge economic potential and Gwadar port alone would not be able to meet the trade volume of the region in the near future. The port is an interconnector between South-East Asia, Central Asia, and Afghanistan. Recently, however, the INSTC project has moved forward with sanctions lifted off Tehran and the 2016 India-Iran pact on Chabahar port―which will likely be tapped as a second, or alternative, to the route via Bandar Abbas. Read More »

Detroit Pistons at San Antonio Spurs Odds Preview 12/04/17

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The Pistons led 73-69 after three quarters mostly because San Antonio missed 12 of its 20 shots in the third quarter and lost its aggressiveness, not shooting a single free throw in the period. All 4 players will likely return to action against Detroit. "It was tough", said Spurs guard Danny Green, who had 11 points and three blocked shots. Read More »

Ukrainian campaigner breaks free from arrest

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Ukraine's intelligence agency on Tuesday detained the former president of Georgia who has emerged as an anti-corruption campaigner in his new country but faced an angry backlash of protesters who would not let the officers to take him away. Read More »

Australia cracks down on foreign political influence

The foreign influence and interference package will be complemented by another bill on electoral reform that will ban foreign political donations, Turnbull said. "If you act covertly on behalf of a foreign actor, in a way that harms Australia's national security, to influence the political process, or a Government decision, that conduct will be criminalized", Attorney-General George Brandis said. Read More »

Bullying continues after teen girl hangs herself

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Freddie and Charlene Avila are mourning the tragic, sudden death of their 13-year-old daughter, Rosalie Avila . I go, 'You have braces, honey, don't worry. they're still there, and my daughter's gone". A vigil was held at Mesa View Middle School to remember Rosalie, who the family described as "a handsome person inside and out", a "great artist, very lovable & loving", and "very smart and always had good grades" in a GoFundMe set up to help them cover burial costs . Read More »

Fugitive Kentucky lawyer Eric Conn captured in Honduras

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Conn's attorney, Scott White, issued a statement on Monday evening. Conn was wanted after he and co-conspirators stole more than $500,000 in social security funds. As part of the fallout from Conn's downfall, the Social Security Administration identified about 1,500 beneficiaries, mostly in eastern Kentucky, who could receive hearings to determine if their benefits should be reinstated, he said. Read More »

Four killed in Wexford crash were on their way to a wake

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All four were pronounced dead at the scene of the collision between the vehicle and an articulated lorry on the main New Ross to Wexford road at around 6.30pm. The lorry driver and a passenger who was in the vehicle were not hurt. Emergency services are still at the scene and the road will be closed until tomorrow afternoon at the earliest , gardaí say. Read More »

Taiwan rainbow breaks world record, lasts nearly 9 hours

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The previous record was set in 1994, when a rainbow curved over Sheffield, UK, for six hours . If confirmed, this would shatter the previous record set in Wetherby in Yorkshire UK on March 14, 1994, which was recorded as lasting from 9 a.m.to 3 p.m., or 6 hours. Read More »

Analysts Recommendations Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA)

Hussman Strategic Advisors Inc increased its stake in Regal Entmt Group (RGC) by 3125% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. About 38,855 shares traded. Jefferies maintained Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA ) rating on Tuesday, June 6. ( TSE:SPB ), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. Read More »

Russian Ministry of Justice Declares 9 Media Outlets 'Foreign Agents'

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In a letter addressed to T&R, the organization cited its rules prohibiting credentials from being issued to any applicant employed "by any foreign government or representative thereof". "If Washington reconsiders and ends its pressure on the Russian media, we will also consider modifying our decisions", he said. The latest move, which is likely to further sour already battered U.S. Read More »

Sharad Yadav and Ali Anwar disqualified from Rajya Sabha

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He was referring to the fact that his party chief Nitish Kumar decided in July to break from the "grand alliance" with the Congress and the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and join the BJP-led NDA. The party expelled Ali Anwar a JD (U) member from the party in wake of doing activities against the party by attending the meeting on behalf of Sharad Yadav. Read More »

Akshay Kumar's latest Padman poster suggests, 'only mad become famous'!

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He fought against the age-old tradition of open defecation with humour in "Toilet Ek Prem Katha" and now with his "mad" ways he is all set to become famous as PadMan on the big screen. I'm happy that he is portraying my story as #Padman @mrsfunnybones @sonamakapoor @PadManTheFilm". Hope we manage to spark a change and start a conversation. Read More »

Independent truckers are concerned over electronic logging devices

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The drivers' reasons for taking a stand against ELDs are varied - some say that there will be more exhausted truckers on the road, while others worry about privacy issues, truck parking problems, the potential for hacking, and the effect that ELDs will have on the overall costs of goods. Read More »

'Death Stranding' Gameplay Trailer: Norman Reedus Attending Game Awards 2017

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The Game Awards are set to kick off in just a few days time with Geoff Keighley once again returning as the host of the show. Or, the "Hannibal" actor could be announced as another presenter this Wednesday. Details so far have been scarce, though the ex-Konami legend did make story comparisons to The Great Escape, and we do know that the Death Stranding game engine is the same hardware-pushing engine used in Horizon Zero Dawn. Read More »

4000 gun seizures ordered over failed background checks, reports say

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The report states that the guns seized could be more than 4,000, due to the fact that multiple firearms can be purchased in one transaction, USA Today reported . Sessions chose to follow through with the review after a breakdown in the agency's system enabled troubled military veteran Devin Patrick Kelley to illegally purchase a rifle. Read More »

Army Football Honors 10th Mountain with 'Pando Commando' Uniforms

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Saturday in Philadelphia, Pa., the 118th time the game has been played. Army-Navy kicks off this Saturday, and we finally know which uniforms the Black Knights will be wearing. The helmets feature a crossed ski pin that some soldiers unofficially wore to depict their alpine beginnings. The back of the helmets will feature a gold vertical bar similar to the white vertical bars worn on the back of officers' covers. Read More »

San Marcos police officer shot and killed while serving warrant

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Today was his day off". A press conference is scheduled for 6 p.m. A short time later the paper reported that the suspect was in custody. "Officer Copeland was struck several times". "No city is prepared for this, and we're all mourning together", Thomaides said. We will continue to mourn even as we all get back to the business of serving our citizens. Read More »