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As per IMD, the epicentre of the natural disaster was Uttarakhand's Rudraprayag, with a Magnitude of 5.5 and depth of 30 km. "A moderate intensity quake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale occurred at 4.59 am today", IANS quoted sources in the disaster management department as saying.
  • U.S. deputy national security adviser to quit

    U.S. deputy national security adviser to quit

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    Powell has served in the second spot on the National Security Council since mid-March. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said that Powell will continue to "support" Trump's "agenda and work on Middle East policy " after leaving the White House to return to NY.
  • Shortened ACA enrollment time hurting outcome

    Shortened ACA enrollment time hurting outcome

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    That represents close to 1 million new sign-ups and 2.6 million people renewing their Obamacare coverage. New consumer sign-ups rose to 271,207 from 152,243 during the previous week. Why not? This year's open enrollment ends December 15, and last time it continued through January 31. Based on the government information, enrollment is likely to decline 20 percent in 2018 from 2017, Wall Street analyst Matt Borsch at BMO Capital Markets said in a research report.
  • Trump Communications Director Hicks Interviewed by Special Counsel's Office

    Trump Communications Director Hicks Interviewed by Special Counsel's Office

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    The is no indication or evidence that Hicks - who was interviewed by special counsel Robert Mueller's team this week - did anything wrong, the paper said. Introductory emails from Russian government addresses showed that the senders were not who they said they were . Ms. Hicks informed Donald F. McGahn II, the White House counsel, about the meetings.
  • Ethics Committee Launches Investigation Into Rep. Farenthold Sexual Harassment Claims

    Ethics Committee Launches Investigation Into Rep. Farenthold Sexual Harassment Claims

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    Following allegations of sexual harassment against Rep. According to Politico , Farenthold aides were interviewed by members from the law firm in a conference room in the Longworth Office Building. Farenthold said he was "relieved" that the Ethics Committee would look further into the case. In the lawsuit, Greene said her boss sexually harassed her and created a hostile work environment.
  • Papadopoulos' fiancee says he didn't act 'without campaign approval'

    Papadopoulos' fiancee says he didn't act 'without campaign approval'

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    The fiancée of George Papadopoulos, the early foreign-policy adviser and aide to President Donald Trump's campaign team who in October pleaded guilty to making false statements to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, disputed top officials' characterization of him as a "low-level volunteer" and a " coffee boy ".
  • No contest against Najib, Zahid in upcoming UMNO polls

    No contest against Najib, Zahid in upcoming UMNO polls

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    The Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister is carrying out the duties of the Umno deputy president. "This is our way where we can focus our work on GE14 and not on our party election next year", he said. Special Functions and Defence Minister Hishammuddin Hussein will also be certainty for one of the three UMNO vice-presidency openings at the party polls.
  • At least 25 race horses killed in Southern California wildfires

    At least 25 race horses killed in Southern California wildfires

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    Martine and her husband, Pierre, lost three horses from their small stable in the fire and Martine was injured trying to save them, according to Bellocq. Los Alamitos Race Course in nearby Cypress canceled its Friday afternoon racing program out of respect for the horses and people involved. "I guess I'll have to figure that out in the morning".
  • Minnesota woman sues after being viciously attacked by police dog

    Minnesota woman sues after being viciously attacked by police dog

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    The dog is not initially seen in the video, nor is Desiree Collins, the victim. Once police made it around the dumpster to see who the dog had attacked, they realized that it wasn't one of the burglary suspects screaming out for help - it was an innocent woman, and she had no warning the attack was coming, the lawsuit says.
  • $2.23 EPS Expected for The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (PNC)

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    Inc. boosted its stake in shares of PNC Financial Services Group by 0.8% in the first quarter. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) shares were trading higher by 0.41 percent ($0.19) at $46.45 a piece in Wednesday's session. UBS maintained the shares of PNC in report on Monday, October 16 with "Neutral" rating. (NYSE: PNC ) on Thursday, June 22 with "Hold" rating. Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp decreased Pnc Finl Svcs Group Inc (PNC) stake by 0.79% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing.
  • 'Worst attack in recent memory': 14 United Nations peacekeepers killed in Congo

    'Worst attack in recent memory': 14 United Nations peacekeepers killed in Congo

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    MONUSCO is believed to have been targeted on Thursday by the Ugandan rebel group ADF, one of several armed groups active in the North Kivu region, according to Congolese military sources. Human rights groups say its fighters have killed about 1,000 people in the past three years. Under-Secretary-General for the UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix wrote on Twitter that he was "outraged" by the attack.
  • Israeli Army Strikes Several Border Areas In Gaza

    Israeli Army Strikes Several Border Areas In Gaza

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    On Thursday, Fatah and Hamas were already hard at work, with Egyptian support, on a deal to speed up the handover of the Gaza Strip from direct Hamas control to the Palestinian Authority, a move meant to unify Palestinian territory and allow for unified elections.
  • Roy Moore accuser admits she forged part of yearbook inscription

    Roy Moore accuser admits she forged part of yearbook inscription

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    Within the note Nelson said Moore wrote are the words "Christmas 1977" - and the 7s appear to be different from ones in the 12-22-77 notation written at the bottom that Nelson has now revealed she wrote herself. And she says she feels what happened to her is "just being swept under the rug" by Republicans because Moore is a Republican. "Is the party more important - really - than what happened?" The inscription reads, "To a sweeter, more lovely girl I could not say Merry Christmas".
  • Weather causes school, public closings

    Weather causes school, public closings

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    While some winter weather was expected overnight, heavier snowfall and greater accumulations led city leaders to close or delay openings due to safety concerns. Incarnate Word High School - Delayed until 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 8. Petal School District will be closed on Friday, December 8th. Luling ISD - Two-hour delay Friday Dec.