• Snow Forecast For Chicago, Heavier Totals In NW Indiana

    Snow Forecast For Chicago, Heavier Totals In NW Indiana

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    We return to sunshine and temperatures above freezing on Sunday. Winds turn southwest late in the afternoon. Those southwest winds will have helped temperatures enough that we may be able to see most of the state above 35 degrees. "The snow showers will end early Saturday morning, but the region could see 1-3" of accumulated snow. Minor accumulations are possible there, mixed clouds and sun farther south.
  • Israeli retaliation strikes kill two Palestinian gunmen in Gaza

    Israeli retaliation strikes kill two Palestinian gunmen in Gaza

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    An estimated 3,000 Palestinian protesters held demonstrations and clashed with IDF at almost 30 locations across the West Bank and Gaza Strip - leaving almost 250 Palestinians injured. Palestinians look at a militant target that was hit in an Israeli airstrike in the northern Gaza Strip December 9, 2017. Trump's decision drew lavish praise from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu but has sparked a worldwide diplomatic backlash.
  • Make a note of Analyst's Recommendations:: Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST)

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    That's down from its daily average of 6.2 million contracts. Over the past 50 days, Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. stock's -2.22% off of the high and 9.04% removed from the low. It tells an investor how quickly a company is increasing its revenues. The company has a quick ratio of 1.26, a current ratio of 1.26 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.50.
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Wray rejects Trump criticism

    Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Wray rejects Trump criticism

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    He left the Mueller team this past summer after an internal investigation found messages he sent that could be interpreted as showing political bias for Hillary Clinton and against Trump, according to U.S. Wray said the Federal Bureau of Investigation has had "extensive interaction with both intelligence committees" on the FBI's dealings with the FISA court, "and I think that's the appropriate setting for those questions".
  • Philippines Will Host 2023 FIBA World Cup

    Philippines Will Host 2023 FIBA World Cup

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    This is after the FIBA Central Board decided in favor of the bid of the three countries today, December 9. It is the first time the world championship will be hosted in more than one country. "We did it! The Philippines will host 2023 FIBA World Cup". Sixteen games will be played among the 32 countries participating in the tournament at the Araneta Coliseum and the Mall of Asia Arena.
  • Low pressure intensifies; Rain likely to hit Kerala

    Low pressure intensifies; Rain likely to hit Kerala

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    Overcast skies, strong winds and the prospect of heavy rain within the next 24 hours have triggered panic among farmers across the state. "It is very likely to maintain its intensity during 24 hours & weaken gradually into a well marked low during subsequent 12 hours", it added.
  • Starving polar bear scrounging for food is a painful message; video

    Starving polar bear scrounging for food is a painful message; video

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    He's been asked why he didn't do something to help, he said, but it's illegal to feed wild polar bears in Canada , and there was little he could have done even if it weren't. This week I posted a video of a starving bear. "This is what a starving bear looks like". Animals that live in Arctic regions are, understandably, the first to suffer from climate change.
  • Iraq declares its war against Islamic State is over

    Iraq declares its war against Islamic State is over

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    Haider al-Abadi said Isil forces had been driven from their final pockets of control and that the Iraqi state was now fully in control of the country's border with Syria. In November, Iraqi forces retook the last town held by IS - Rawah, near the border with Syria. "We congratulate the Prime Minister and all the Iraqi people on this significant achievement, which many thought impossible", Brett McGurk wrote.
  • Off-Duty Officers Killed In I-270 Crash

    Off-Duty Officers Killed In I-270 Crash

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    The off-duty officer used his personal vehicle to block oncoming traffic and turned on his emergency flashers. At this time, the officer learned the man involved in the crash was also in law enforcement. The causes of the initial and subsequent crashes remain under investigation by the Maryland State Police Crash Team. The crash halted traffic on the main lanes in both directions for hours.
  • Cuomo aide describes Federal Bureau of Investigation probe as

    Cuomo aide describes Federal Bureau of Investigation probe as "charade"

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    From what we know, specifically, federal investigators are looking at the practice of hiring people to work in executive chamber jobs but paying them through other state agencies' budget lines. Attorney's Office for New York's Eastern District declined comment. NY governors, presidents from both parties and even the U.S. Department of Justice all have used similar staffing methods going back decades, he said.
  • Checks against EVM misuse in place in Gujarat

    Checks against EVM misuse in place in Gujarat

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    The presiding officers have been asked to conduct the mock poll at every polling station by casting at least 50 votes and then ascertaining whether the EVM result tallies with the counting of the paper slips; this will be done in the presence of the polling agents.
  • Sonia Gandhi turns 71, Congress leaders and workers throng residence

    Sonia Gandhi turns 71, Congress leaders and workers throng residence

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    In fact, Sonia is the longest-serving president of the Congress. Many Congress leaders also wished her with bouquets. 'Compassionate, hardworking, selfless. Sonia Gandhi was born Sonia Maino to Stefano and Paola Maino on 9 December, 1946 in a small village near Vicenza, Italy. Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad, Congress leader in Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge and several former chief ministers and officer bearers also greeted Gandhi.
  • 'Mom killer' caught at Mumbai betting centre

    'Mom killer' caught at Mumbai betting centre

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    Shekhar was arrested by a team of the Chennai Police, which is investigating the rape and murder case, from Mumbai earlier in the week. Yesterday, the cops were escorting him back to Chennai , and they made a decision to stop at a hotel in Vile Parle for lunch.
  • Respect status quo of Jerusalem, says pope

    Respect status quo of Jerusalem, says pope

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    U.S. President Donald Trump places a note in the Western Wall in Jerusalem May 22. Calling Jerusalem "also a sanctuary for Christians", Erdogan added that he would speak to Pope Francis about Trump's decision this evening or on Friday. "I pray to the Lord that such identity be preserved and strengthened for the benefit of the Holy Land, the Middle East and the entire world, and that wisdom and prudence prevail, to avoid adding new elements of tension in a world already shaken and scarred ...
  • Google Doodle Celebrates Homai Vyarawalla's 104th Birth Anniversary

    Google Doodle Celebrates Homai Vyarawalla's 104th Birth Anniversary

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    Homai Vyarawalla started her career as a photojournalist in the 1930s and has worked with the British Information Services and has contributed to The Illustrated Weekly of India magazine. Vyarawalla always believed that it is the classical intersection of composition, angle and timing that forms a good photograph."There are 15 people taking a photograph at the same time; each has his own style".
  • Only two cricketer is invited for Anushka and Virat weddings

    Only two cricketer is invited for Anushka and Virat weddings

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    Anushka Sharma flew to Italy last Thursday night with her family While Virat Kohli too has flown to Italy with his family. Talking about the bridegroom's special guests, the report suggests that Sachin Tandulkar and Yuvraj Singh who are his closes buddies, might make it to the wedding.