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Police in New York Respond to Report of Explosion

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Surveillance video has captured the moment of the explosion in an attempted terrorist attack at Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York City . Authorities believe that Ullah had other, possibly more extensive plans, but that wires strapped to himself either malfunctioned or detonated prematurely for some unknown reason. Read More »

OIC Gathers for Jerusalem Today, Most Arab Leaders to Stay Away

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OIC Secretary-General Yousef Al-Othaimeen again reiterated comments of a week ago, namely that the organisation rejects Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital and its plan to move its embassy to the Holy City. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said that the USA is no longer fit to broker an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal and should be replaced as mediator by the United Nations (UN). Read More »

Rosenstein: I Haven't Seen Good Cause to Fire Mueller

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The two Federal Bureau of Investigation employees "clearly let their strong political opinions cloud their professional judgement", Goodlatte charged. "In other words, there is no investigation to which the department could even assign a new special counsel". "If I thought he was doing something inappropriate, I'd take action". Read More »

School bus overturns in Highlands County, several injured

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FHP reports that two students were airlifted to Tampa General Hospital with serious injuries. According to 10News WTSP, the bus driver and six students were transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. "Stay in the staging area with your child until cleared to leave by a deputy". A witness tells FOX 13 that the bus was crossing USA 27 when it was hit by the truck. Read More »

Syrian opposition insists on direct talks with regime

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The opposition has remained firm in their stance that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad must be deposed as a prelude to any political process, which is seen by the government as unacceptable, since the Syrian government forces have retaken key and large areas from the rebels. Read More »

'We saved your kebab': MEPs vote against ban on doner meat additive

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The centre-right European People's Party, the largest group in parliament, said blocking the use of phosphates could lead to 200,000 job losses across Europe, more than half of them in Germany. There is now no blanket regulation on the use of doner kebab meat with added phosphates across the European Union - each country has its own rules and regulations regarding the issue. Read More »

Oscar Pistorius bruised in prison fight over telephone use

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Today, Pistorius's brother Carl posted an encouraging Winnie the Pooh-quote on Twitter after news of the brawl emerged, writing: "Always remember: You're braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think". 'I am unbelievably surprised, disillusioned and very disappointed. The senior judge found there 'are no substantial or compelling circumstances which can justify the departure from the prescribed minimum sentence'. Read More »

'Unique' Wagner an artist at work, says NZ coach

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Just as the sixth wicket stand between Chase and Riefer started to flourish, Southee managed to break it with the scalp of Reifer, whose 109-ball vigil was cut short by a stunning catch from Kiwi skipper Kane Williamson . The series now moves to three One-Day Internationals and three Twenty20s with the tourists to be reinforced with the inclusion of Chris Gayle and Marlon Samuels for all six matches, while Andre Fletcher, Sunil Narine and Kieron Pollard will play the Twenty20s. Read More »

Skin-biting chill as the cold air and winds peak today

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A new clipper system is moving into the Great Lakes Wednesday morning and spreading snow from Duluth, Minnesota to Green Bay, Wisconsin. The wind chill factor adds an extra cold sting to the air. Otherwise most of New England stays fair, with a slightly less windy Thursday . A storm on Saturday continues to look like it will pass well south and east of the region, leaving us with the risk of a few light snow showers. Read More »

Minnesota Lt. Gov. Smith named to fill Franken Senate seat

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Dayton faces a strategic choice for his party about whether to appoint a caretaker who would not run in next year's special election, allowing DFL voters to choose the 2018 nominee. The common pattern they described included allegations that Franken groped their buttocks or breasts or tried to kiss them. Al Franken's seat until the November election. Read More »

Salford house fire: Murder charges over deaths

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South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service have paid tribute after three children died in a house fire in Salford . Zac Bolland, 23, and Courtney Brierley, 20, both from Worsley, are facing three murder charges, four attempted murder charges and one charge of arson with intent to endanger life. Read More »

World Bank Announces End of Financing of Upstream Oil and Gas

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The bank launched the Green Cities Climate Finance Accelerator and said it will provide over US$500mn financing aimed at encouraging additional third party contributions for the development and implementation of city action plans and projects worth a total of US$1.5bn. Read More »

Omarosa Manigault Newman resigns from White House

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She later appeared on Celebrity Apprentice , the All-Stars edition and other reality tv shows. Manigault Newman had filled in as Trump's central consultant on African-American issues in the White House. She married Florida pastor John Allen Newman at Trump's Washington hotel in April, reportedly using the White House as a backdrop for her wedding photos. Read More »

HealthCare.gov Glossary: Special Enrollment Period (SEP)

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This year's open enrollment period was truncated compared to past years, lasting just seven weeks, but continues a week past the deadline in many other states . Of that 500,000, about 236,000 were members who did not actively shop for a new plan and were automatically re-enrolled. "Enrollment this year has been strong so far, but as the deadline approaches, it's essential to take action if you need coverage or, if you've already signed up, remind your friends and family that it's time to ... Read More »

Wind Advisory Wednesday from noon through 8 PM

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Wednesday , partly sunny, with a high near 54. The effect will be a warm-up, with wind and near record high temperatures. Skies will be mostly cloudy with highs around 50 degrees. Sunday: 50 percent chance of rain in the am, mostly cloudy - high near 49. Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Thursday night: Partly cloudy with a low around 30. Read More »

Saudi Arabia set to increase fuel prices by 80%

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After almost four decades of closure, Saudi Arabia announced on Monday that it would allow Cinemas to be opened and said it would start approving licenses for those wishing to be part of the sector. An initiative to build and open cinemas was a focus of the Future Investment Initiative conference held in Riyadh in October and falls within the Vision 2030 program spearheaded by progressive Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman Al-Saud . Read More »

Iran's Revolutionary Guards offer support to Palestinians

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Speaking at the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) summit in Istanbul on Wednesday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Israel's nuclear war heads are "a danger to the world". The issue of Palestine should once again be placed top on the agenda of the Muslim world, added the Iranian president. Haniyeh expressed his gratitude for Iran's unflagging support for the Palestinian cause, saying they are determined to deal a blow to their adversaries. Read More »

Quick Look at Shareholder Yield For SL Green Realty Corp. (NYSE:SLG)

Sl Green Rlty Corp now has $10.28B valuation. About 11.38 million shares traded. Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale stated it has 0.04% in SL Green Realty Corp. (NYSE:SLG)'s earnings per share has been growing at a -18.6 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as 8.4 percent. Read More »

Congress unnerved after phase one of Gujarat polls: PM Modi

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Manmohan Singh said the Congress needed "no sermons on "nationalism" from a party and Prime Minister whose compromised track record on fighting terrorism is well known". Reacting to the complaint filed by the BJP, BB Swain, Chief Electoral Officer of Gujarat elections said, "We have got a complaint regarding telecast of an interview". Read More »

State police trooper shot in head in Jeffersonville

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An Indiana State Police trooper is recovering from a gunshot wound following a traffic stop of a suspected DUI driver Tuesday night. Police say the trooper chased Kays before he got away but was arrested at his Jeffersonville home. ISP said a bullet reportedly grazed the trooper's head and that his injury is not considered life-threatening. He had no information on the suspect's condition. Read More »

Pak SC orders cement factory to refill Katas Raj pond within a

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In the hearing of the case, the bench expressed anger over the continued absence of Bestway Cement's counsel. CJP expressed exasperation over asbenece of owner of Bestway Cement Factory and inquired who gave the rights to the conglomerate to suck out the underground water. Read More »

Ockhi compensation will be distributed soon: CM

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According to the cabinet decisions taken Wednesday, the scope of beneficiaries has been expanded to include the victim's parents and unmarried siblings. The State Revenue Department claimed that only 95 fishermen are missing. The party appealed to the Governor to urge the Centre to ensure immediate deployment of more Naval helicopters and ships for a massive rescue operation in deep sea to "trace thousands of fishermen missing". Read More »

Delhi to cap profit percentage on drugs in private hospitals

The policy will now be sent to Delhi L-G Anil Baijal for his approval. "If an accident victim receives best medical care immediately, many lives cud be saved", Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said in a tweet. "The Delhi government will bear the treatment cost of such people in both its own and private hospitals", Jain said. In addition, 1,600 people lose their life in accidents every year. Read More »

Three men charged in connection to shark dragging video

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In a now-deleted Instagram comment on a post promoting the premiere of "Siesta Key", cast member Alex Kompothecras acknowledged his relationship with an individual in the shark-dragging video but distanced himself from the incident. Among the events recorded, the affidavit noted, were the men shooting a blacknose shark with a spear gun and then dancing on the bow of the boat. CBS affiliate WJAX-TV reports that Florida Gov. Read More »

Modi turned Fair by eating Imported Mushrooms: Alpesh Thakor

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On another side, on the last day of the campaign for the second phase of Gujarat Assembly elections, PM Modi took the ride of the seaplane from Sabarmati river. The Congress leader Alpesh Thakor has sparked the controversy over Gujarat election politics. Thakor, who is contesting from Radhanpur constituency, said, "Modiji eats mushroom from Taiwan everyday". Read More »

Zuma abused judicial process with public protector report challenge - court

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The report focused on allegations that Zuma's friends, the businessmen and brothers Ajay, Atul and Rajesh Gupta, had influenced the appointment of ministers. The court stopped short of finding that Zuma had committed perjury, saying this had not been its task, but found that a claim he had made of a "typing error" through which he undermined his own argument was improbable. Read More »

Recent Price Moves Of Shares: The Coca-Cola Company (KO), Ensco plc (ESV)

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About 2.19M shares traded. Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) has risen 57.08% since December 12, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.73% the S&P500. Winslow Evans Crocker Inc holds 1,275 shares. Mcrae Cap Mgmt holds 0.14% or 7,677 shares. Daiwa Gru has 184,460 shares. Country Club Na has invested 0.18% of its portfolio in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Read More »

Pakistan rejects Indian stance on Jadhav in ICJ

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Pakistan Foreign Office assured the safety and security of Jadhav's family. On December 8, Pakistan allowed Khulbhusan Jadhav, an Indian spy, to meet his wife and mother on Christmas. Meanwhile, the ICJ had come down heavily on the Pak administration for flouting all worldwide norms by not allowing any access to Jadhav. Jadhav, an agent of Indian spy agency RAW was arrested in March 2016 from Balochistan after he crossed into Pakistan from Iran. Read More »

Traders can't mares these Stock-:- Range Resources Corporation (NYSE:RRC)

RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of RRC in report on Friday, June 2 with "Buy" rating. Deutsche Bank maintained Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) on Wednesday, November 11 with "Buy" rating. The overall volume in the last trading session was 4.25 million shares. The New York-based Neuberger Berman Gp Ltd has invested 0.03% in Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR). Read More »

Bangladeshi man suspect in NY bus terminal bombing

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Former NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton told MSNBC his sources in the department said the suspect admitted to carrying out the attack for ISIS. Three civilians in close proximity to Ullah when his pipe bomb exploded were treated for minor injuries. Read More »

Riot risk to EU Withdrawal Invoice

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The bill is now making its way through Parliament, where MPs from across the House of Commons have been trying to amend it. In his letter, the Brexit Secretary promised MPs there would be not one, but "a number of votes" on the terms of the critical arrangement between the United Kingdom and the EU. Read More »

No deadline for Aadhaar linking as of now

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In a gazette notification , dated December 12, the ministry of finance said that citizens will have to link Aadhaar to bank accounts and PAN " by such date as may be notified by the Central Government" instead of the earlier deadline. The amendment makes it clear that if the linking of Aadhaar is not done by the date to be notified by the government, the account or folio of the individual would be blocked. Read More »

Gemalto says board has until Friday to review unsolicited Atos bid

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The offer was submitted on 28 November and will be valid until 15 December. Atos said the deal will create a leading group in cybersecurity technologies and digital services, with total revenues amounting to Euro 1.5 billion. "There is no certainty that the Proposal will lead to a recommended firm offer for the Company". The French firm's statement also said it aims to "create a leading Group in cybersecurity technologies and digital services", and that the offer is now being made public ... Read More »