• Trump's Jerusalem statement violates worldwide law: Scholars

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    Abbas also signed 22 agreements and worldwide treaties to strengthen the legal status of the state of Palestine on a global scale. The UN Security Council is expected to vote on Monday on a draft resolution regarding the status of Jerusalem , less than two weeks after US President Donald Trump declared the city Israel's capital.
  • Police Drone Sparks Dramatic Rescue Of Woman Trapped Down Mine Shaft

    Police Drone Sparks Dramatic Rescue Of Woman Trapped Down Mine Shaft

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    About 10.20am yesterday (Sunday 17 December 2017), officers from Western Region Rescue Unit - using a police drone - located the woman 8m down a mine shaft. She was found eight-metres down the mine shaft before an officer assisted in bringing her to the surface using a pulley and harness. The woman was taken to Lightning Ridge Hospital in a stable condition.
  • With their tax bill, Republicans prepare for a long-awaited win

    With their tax bill, Republicans prepare for a long-awaited win

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    The plan would lower the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 21 percent effective January 1 - a change Republicans are billing as the biggest corporate tax rate reduction in USA history. Most analysts doubt that the economic growth from the bill will offset the revenue losses, but GOP lawmakers and the White House disagree. The Tax Foundation analyzed the details of the final bill and said it is a pro-growth plan that will increase revenues by roughly $600 billion from expected ...
  • Texas Man Pleads Guilty To Decapitating Wife, Storing Head In Home's Freezer

    Texas Man Pleads Guilty To Decapitating Wife, Storing Head In Home's Freezer

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    According to the autopsy report, it was confirmed that Natasha had died from at least 43 knife wounds and other "sharp-force injuries, including decapitation", the newspaper reported. "There was no indication from Natasha or David that either of them was in distress or in need of police intervention at that time". She said she prays every day for Dauzat to die.
  • Nebraska may have gone too far in trolling Kansas

    Nebraska may have gone too far in trolling Kansas

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    That's as big a job as they have for us. "That hurts. That's what hurts". While Kansas seemingly had to come-from-behind late, the Jayhawks led for much of the contest. It was one of Self's biggest worries with this roster before Saturday, which made the effort all the more encouraging. That's the way I see it, that's the way I look at it.
  • Hardik Patel says BJP hacked EVMs for Gujarat Elections

    Hardik Patel says BJP hacked EVMs for Gujarat Elections

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    On December 15, the apex court said it found no merit in Congress' plea and asked that the Gujarat Congress could approach it through filing a writ petition for electoral reforms. I assure that EVMS can not be tampered with", said the top election officer. In his congratulating statement, Hardik Patel alleged BJP for EVM tampering.
  • Robert Whittaker Wanted To Add Georges St-Pierre To Resume

    Robert Whittaker Wanted To Add Georges St-Pierre To Resume

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    So a lot of guys making bigger paydays and bigger purses, bigger bonuses, why? The oddsmakers don't expect it to happen, though the odds might be better than you think. "No doubt about it, Georges will come back for a big, exciting fight". Showtime added in a statement that global revenues, including ticket sales, sponsorship and worldwide distribution, for Mayweather-McGregor had exceeded US$600 million (S$809 million).
  • Prominent US judge retires after accusations of sexual misconduct

    Prominent US judge retires after accusations of sexual misconduct

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    Judge Alex Kozinski, a veteran of the powerful 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in California, said in a statement that he is retiring "effective immediately" because "I can not be an effective judge and simultaneously fight this battle". He served as chief judge of the court from 2007 to 2014. She said one set of images was of college-age students where some were 'inexplicably naked while everyone else was clothed'.
  • Syria: Assad, material damage of war worth 400 bn dollars

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    He did not specify any particular projects.Assad also called US-backed Kurdish fighters "traitors", ramping up the rhetoric against the forces controlling more than a quarter of the country."When we talk about those referred to as "the Kurds", they are in fact not just Kurds".
  • Naval officials commission USS Little Rock

    Naval officials commission USS Little Rock

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    It's the first ship commissioned in the City of Buffalo and the first time in the Navy's 242 year history that a new Navy warship was commissioned alongside its predecessor. The USS Little Rock is being commissioned Saturday morning at 10 a.m. "I've been a sailor all my life, and I have been fortunate to serve in six different ships".
  • Light snow, cold temps called for just before Christmas in Metro Vancouver

    Light snow, cold temps called for just before Christmas in Metro Vancouver

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    Those living in the area or driving through are warned that weather in the mountains can change suddenly, and to be prepared for deteriorating travel conditions. A break is expected Wednesday which is when most snow will melt before an Arctic front from B.C.'s Interior drops Thursday. As the weather continues to be monitored, more warnings could be issued.
  • Kaspersky sues USA over software ban

    Kaspersky sues USA over software ban

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    In a release announcing the move, the company said that DHS has failed to provide them with adequate due process and relied on "subjective, non-technical public sources" like anonymously-sourced media reports to justify their ban. Although Kaspersky was allowed to initiative a review of the directive, Eugene Kaspersky said the procedure didn't afford the company due process under USA law since Kaspersky didn't have the opportunity before the directive was issued to see and contest the ...
  • Watchdog: No wrongdoing by DOJ in releasing FBI's agent's anti-Trump texts

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    The Clinton campaign didn't respond to the network's request for comment. "They'd stop that. They'd stop it. Police departments are overstretched, they're underfunded, and they're totally under appreciated, except by me", he said. This isn't a fuzzy narrative where the truth is obscured; in the Trump team's obsessive pursuit of damaging Clinton emails and other negative information, the facts are hiding in plain sight.
  • Obama stymied probe into Hezbollah drug trafficking to secure Iran deal

    Obama stymied probe into Hezbollah drug trafficking to secure Iran deal

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    A team at the Drug Enforcement Administration had been working for nearly a decade to bring down the Lebanon-based militant organization's sophisticated $1 billion-a-year drug ring - which it found was smuggling cocaine into the United States and laundering the profits by buying used cars stateside and shipping them to Africa for resale, Politico reports .
  • Antoine Greizmann Apologises For 'Blackface' Costume Controversy

    Antoine Greizmann Apologises For 'Blackface' Costume Controversy

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    La Liga leaders Barcelona now appear set to sign the attacker in the coming months. I am not ungrateful. "If a player comes to me and says: "coach, I have a once in a lifetime chance to play for a certain team, I want to leave". "I don't think he has agreed anything with any club yet". Bookmakers agree. The prospect of Griezmann joining is viewed as remote with odds of 8/1 quoted for a deal to be agreed before the next transfer window closes.
  • Trump praises senator who torched his nominee

    Trump praises senator who torched his nominee

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    Petersen acknowledged in the hearing last Wednesday that he hasn't tried a case to verdict or argued a motion, although he has participated in a handful of depositions. Petersen: Senator Kennedy , I don't have that readily at my disposal, but I'd be happy to take a closer look at that. The inquisition continued for a few more minutes.
  • Pentagon releases fighter jet footage of mysterious UFO encounter

    Pentagon releases fighter jet footage of mysterious UFO encounter

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    He made a beeline for the 40-foot, oval-shaped object. According to Fravor in an interview with the New York Times , the objects appeared at 80,000 feet and then "hurtled" toward the sea before stopping at 20,000 feet and hovering. Politico developed a report that released around the same time . "I'm thrilled to say I found that environment at the To The Stars Academy, an awesome team of top-flight scientists from the defense, industry and intelligence communities alongside passionate ...
  • How Analysts Feel About Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ)?

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    Oaktree Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Gerdau Sa for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $6.23 billion market cap company. Therefore 71% are positive. Over the past 50 days, Mondelez International, Inc . stock's -0.12% off of the high and 10.69% removed from the low. Is Mondelez International, Inc .