• Friday snow in the sky but will it stick on the ground?

    Friday snow in the sky but will it stick on the ground?

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    Temperatures will warm up to the lower 60s in the afternoon. There is a Winter Weather Advisory in effect until noon Friday. However, the majority of the region will see a cold rain. Watch out for that first thing Friday morning. REMEMBER: With nearly every winter weather event in Alabama, there is a surprise or two. The forecast could change as the weather system develops.
  • White US officer gets 20 years for killing black male

    White US officer gets 20 years for killing black male

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    The judge's ruling Thursday followed several days of testimony including from Feiden Santana, the witness who filmed the shooting, and Scott's mother, who broke down in tears before the sentence was announced. U.S. District Judge David Norton had to decide whether Michael Slager's shooting of Walter Scott in April 2015 was manslaughter or murder before he sentences the ex-officer.
  • China logs strong exports, imports, as economy gains steam

    China logs strong exports, imports, as economy gains steam

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    According to China's General Administration of Customs, imports grew by 17.7% in U.S. dollar terms, above the 17.2% increase of October and forecasts for a smaller gain of 11.3%. Steel exports rose from the previous month to 5.35 million tonnes in November, data showed. Completing a hat-trick of data beats, the trade surplus swelled to $40.21 billion on the back of the acceleration in exports, up from $38.17 billion in October and ahead of forecasts for a decline to $35 billion.
  • Justice Ademola Retired To Avert Sack - NJC

    Justice Ademola Retired To Avert Sack - NJC

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    The retirement letter which dated December 6, was received by the Office of the Acting Chief Judge, Abuja on the 7th (today). The judge's abrupt decision to retire came as a shock to staff and lawyers, who had earlier entered appearance in eight cases before the court, including a judgment involving Abimel Ibrahim and seven other police officers accused of Boko Haram activities in the North East.
  • South Korean Military to Launch Drone Bot Combat Unit

    South Korean Military to Launch Drone Bot Combat Unit

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    The Chinese air force launched an exercise of their own concurrent to the enormous air drills being run by the US and South Korea, causing experts to speculate what, exactly, Beijing is trying to communicate to the West. and their Southern allies, repaying the fledgling North's contribution to their own civil war, which the Chinese Communist Party had only won the previous year with Korean communist help.
  • Liverpool win means five English teams reach last 16 of Champions League

    Liverpool win means five English teams reach last 16 of Champions League

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    Going into the final set of fixtures on Wednesday, there were still four places up for grabs, and they were taken by Liverpool , Sevilla , Shakhtar Donetsk and FC Porto . Consequently, it isn't surprising that during that period Premier League clubs had relatively little trouble in progressing to the last 16, with all four clubs doing so five times in those seven years.
  • Merck KGaA (MRK) Given a €120.00 Price Target at UBS

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    About 6.11 million shares traded. (NYSE: MRK)'s ROI is 6.40% signposting a better performance in the evaluation of the efficiency of an investment. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and twelve have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 65% are positive.
  • A Man Has Died After Being Trapped In Tank At Factory

    A Man Has Died After Being Trapped In Tank At Factory

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    Two workmates were extricated from the tank at the ink factory and transported to Westmead Hospital, but the third man, believed to be in his 30s or 40s, died at the scene, a NSW Ambulance spokesman said. The conditions in the tank were "hot", he said. Mr Turner said: "The third patient unfortunately died on scene, this is a awful tragedy". Two other maintenance workers who went inside the tank, were able to escape but were taken to a local hospital with leg fractures.
  • IDF strikes Gaza targets after rockets launched at Israel

    IDF strikes Gaza targets after rockets launched at Israel

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    Clashes were also reported throughout Judea and Samaria as Palestinians rioted following United States President Donald Trump's declaration Wednesday night that the U.S. Hundreds of Palestinians protested on Thursday by burning posters of Trump, Israel's prime minister and the Israel and USA flags. In a Wednesday address from the White House, Trump defied worldwide warnings and insisted that after repeated failures to achieve peace a new approach was long overdue, describing his decision to ...
  • California wind, fire danger hit unprecedented high

    California wind, fire danger hit unprecedented high

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    Huge, fast-spreading wildfires in southern California have already destroyed at least 200 homes. The blaze, dubbed the Creek Fire , was reported at 3:42 a.m.in the area of Gold Creek and Little Tujunga roads, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department, which was assisting the U.S.
  • Wilshere relieved to end Arsenal goal drought

    Wilshere relieved to end Arsenal goal drought

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    Neither midfielder Wilshere nor forward Walcott have started a Premier League for the Gunners this season, but both found the net as Arsenal rounded off their Group H campaign with a comprehensive victory, BBC reports. Wenger, though, said the low attendance was only natural and that it didn't have an effect on the players. "It's true that you prefer the ground to be full, but tonight there was not a lot at stake on the competitive side".
  • Five Killed In Guatemala Christmas Tree Horror

    Five Killed In Guatemala Christmas Tree Horror

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    Besides helping the local economy, buying a farm-grown natural Christmas tree has other benefits. Now, state officials are anxious that their gains could become a casualty of President Donald Trump's decision to reopen the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
  • GoFundMe account for slain Hamilton teen may be scam: Cops

    GoFundMe account for slain Hamilton teen may be scam: Cops

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    He was shot just after 9 p.m., and died at St. Joseph's hospital about an hour later. A Medical Sciences student at Brock, Yosif was leaving a mosque on Saturday night when he noticed two men were accosting an elderly man. King is being charged with second degree murder. Police say they have notified GoFundMe about the unauthorized nature of the page. Dale Burningsky King was considered armed and risky and had changed his appearance by cutting his hair short.
  • Polish finance chief Morawiecki to be the new prime minister

    Polish finance chief Morawiecki to be the new prime minister

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    The government is riding high in opinion polls, but party leaders said they want to accelerate economic growth and raise Poland's profile internationally, goals that Morawiecki is best suited to pursue. The Law and Justice party said in a statement Thursday night that "many successes were achieved in key areas of Polish life" during Szydlo's tenure despite "the huge determined resistance by enemies of the ideas of the good change" both inside and outside Poland.
  • Yemen Country's rebels mount show of strength in capital

    Yemen Country's rebels mount show of strength in capital

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    Saleh, who had made common cause with the Houthis after they captured the capital Sanaa in 2014, switched sides in an announcement last week that plunged the country deeper into turmoil. The U.S. and United Kingdom -backed Saudi-led coalition has stepped up air strikes on Yemen since Saleh's death as Houthi forces have tightened their grip on the capital.
  • Louisiana's homeless population declines almost 20% since 2016, according to HUD report

    Louisiana's homeless population declines almost 20% since 2016, according to HUD report

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    The numbers underscore the severity of a problem that stretches from Seattle to San Diego. Since 2010, however, veteran homelessness in IL declined by 23.7 percent and by almost 46% nationally. Helping those like Neubauer is a top policy priority and political issue in Los Angeles. HUD Secretary Ben Carson praised the region for dealing with the issue and not relying exclusively on the federal government.
  • House to vote on government funding bill to avert federal shutdown

    House to vote on government funding bill to avert federal shutdown

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    A government shutdown this weekend would be a potential disaster for Republicans as they race forward with their sweeping tax overhaul , which they hope to complete by Christmas. Mr. Trump has rescinded the so-called DACA deportation amnesty that was ordered by former President Barack Obama, leaving Congress until March to act, but some Democrats want to deal with it now.