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The document further restricts supplies of crude oil and oil products and insists all countries expel North Korean workers in a span of 24 months . The country is already subject to wide-reaching sanctions imposed by the global community because of its nuclear ambitions. A view of the newly developed intercontinental ballistic rocket Hwasong-15's test was successfully launched is seen in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang ...
  • Pakistan has much to lose from 'harbouring terrorists': Pence says in Afghanistan

    Pakistan has much to lose from 'harbouring terrorists': Pence says in Afghanistan

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    Bush. In an apparent warning to Pakistan during his surprise visit to Afghanistan, Pence said; "Pakistan has much to gain from partnering with our efforts in Afghanistan". He said, for too long Pakistan has provided safe haven to the Taliban and many terrorist organisations, but those days are over. Pence will next be traveling to the Middle East around the middle of January, per senior White House officials.
  • Up to 20 cm of snow expected across GTA on Christmas Eve

    Up to 20 cm of snow expected across GTA on Christmas Eve

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    A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for southern Erie, Wyoming, Cattaruagus, Chautauqua and Allegany Counties from Sunday evening through Tuesday evening due to the potential for significant lake effect snows. Significant accumulations are possible in the most persistent snow bands. The main concerns associated with this storm include snow covered roads, scattered slippery spots and brief limited visibility, so if you are planning any travel in the next 24 hours, do use caution.
  • Pennsylvania police shootings were 'terror attack,' DHS says

    Pennsylvania police shootings were 'terror attack,' DHS says

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    El-Mofty was killed during a shootout with local and state police. "Ahmed Aminamin El-Mofty was a naturalized US citizen who was admitted to the United States from Egypt on a family-based immigrant visa", Houlton said. 22, 2017. During a news conference Friday night, Marsico said that authorities had no motive for the attack yet and that the investigation was 'wide-ranging'.
  • North Korea says new sanctions imposed by United Nations are 'declaration of war'

    North Korea says new sanctions imposed by United Nations are 'declaration of war'

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    On Friday, the U.N. Security Council passed new sanctions on the North Korean regime for its ballistic missile test. The U.S. -penned sanctions include a tighter cap beginning in January on diesel, kerosene and other refined petroleum product exports to North Korea, lowering the limit to 500,000 barrels a year from 2 million barrels, and the repatriation of North Koreans working overseas within two years.
  • World's Largest Amphibious Aircraft Completes Maiden Flight

    World's Largest Amphibious Aircraft Completes Maiden Flight

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    However, it made only one brief flight in 1947. The 121-feet long AG600 aircraft plane, codenamed "Kunlong", took off from the southern Chinese city of Zhuhai and flew for nearly an hour on its maiden voyage. With a wingspan of 127 feet and powered by four turboprop engines, the aircraft can carry 50 people and stay airborne for 12 hours. Aviation engines have always been a problem and the AG600 engine is a major step forward.
  • Several people killed in plane crash at major airport

    Several people killed in plane crash at major airport

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    There were no survivors and "no chance of survival", he said. "The only thing you can say is nobody suffered". Judd told reporters he personally knew of the pilot and opted not to specify who else might have been with his friend. For reasons that are still being investigated, but are likely related to the fog, it crashed shortly after takeoff. The NTSB and FAA were tasked with investigating what caused the crash.
  • Lorde considering pulling out of Israel gig after fan backlash

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    Lorde responded on twitter to fans, explaining that she would get informed on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict before coming to any decisions regarding the upcoming show. These boycotts are nothing new, with musician Elvis Costello having previously pulled out of a concert in Israel back in 2010. The UN General Assembly voted overwhelmingly to denounce the United States president's move on Thursday.
  • Teen Charged in Connection to Shooting Deaths of Husband, Wife

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    The Washington Post reports the suspect had been dating the victims' daughter but they had urged her to break up with him because of his neo-Nazi views. The family, including Janet Kuhn, Kuhn-Fricker's mother, was concerned that the boyfriend was attempting to indoctrinate the daughter with his ideas about white supremacy.
  • 25-year-old Irish woman among 18 injured in Melbourne vehicle incident

    25-year-old Irish woman among 18 injured in Melbourne vehicle incident

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    Three people, including two South Korean nationals, remain in a critical condition in hospital after a vehicle ploughed into pedestrians on Flinders Street in Melbourne on Thursday. The driver "has a history of drug use and mental health issues..." "We understand he is on a mental health plan and receiving treatment for a mental illness", Patton said.
  • BB&T (BBT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

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    It has outperformed by 35.47% the S&P500. Orleans Capital Management Corp LA's holdings in BB&T were worth $528,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. The stock of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) earned "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Friday, August 11. The stock has "Hold" rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Tuesday, December 12.
  • London Zoo reopens after aardvark and meerkats die in fire

    London Zoo reopens after aardvark and meerkats die in fire

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    More than 70 firefighters tackled a blaze at London Zoo on Saturday and although no animals were immediately reported to have been injured, one aardvark was missing. "At the moment we're not certain what has happened to the meerkats but I'm not optimistic at this stage, unfortunately", he added. A zoo spokeswoman said the four meerkats, who are unaccounted for as a result of limited access to the site, were presumed dead.
  • LoC Flare-up:Major Among 4 Indian Soldiers Killed In 'Unprovoked' Pak Firing

    LoC Flare-up:Major Among 4 Indian Soldiers Killed In 'Unprovoked' Pak Firing

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    The Pakistani troops had targeted an Army patrol at Brat Galla in the Keri sector around 1215 hours today, in which the four Army personnel were killed, a defence spokesperson said. Chief minister Mehbooba Mufti, in a statement issued in the winter capital, paid rich tributes to the Army Major and two jawans. Anger has swept across the state, with the BJP warning of another surgical strike.
  • Kh Asif hits back at Pence for scathing remarks

    Kh Asif hits back at Pence for scathing remarks

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    The envoy said 16 years of war, waged by the world's most powerful forces against an "insurgency of irregulars", had not yielded a military solution. Commenting on the US Vice President Mike Pence's statement that Trump administration has put Islamabad on notice to act against alleged terrorist safe havens, Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif has said the claim reflects the US diplomatic frustration in the United Nations and Afghanistan.
  • Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Holder Norinchukin Bank The Boosted Holding

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    The stock decreased 0.67% or $0.94 during the last trading session, reaching $140.12. About 12.01 million shares traded. More notable recent Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ) news were published by: Fool.com which released: "Why 2017 Was a Year to Remember for Johnson & Johnson" on December 19, 2017, also Cnbc.com with their article: "France fines Johnson & Johnson about $30 million over painkiller patch" published on December 20, 2017, Fool.com published: "Will 2018 Be Johnson & Johnson's Best ...
  • Late snow could lead to white Christmas

    Late snow could lead to white Christmas

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    Christmas Eve day looks dry with partly sunny skies and temperatures in the 30s. "General snowfall amounts of 5 to 10 cm are expected by the time the snow ends early Monday morning". The heavy snow only lasts a few hours between about 5 and 10 a.m. Wind will initially be from the northeast at 20 to 30 miles per hour, then as the low-pressure system intensifies rapidly northeast of Cape Cod, wind will rapidly reverse direction coming from the west gusting past 40 miles per hour especially ...
  • Winter Weather Advisory for WNY Saturday

    Winter Weather Advisory for WNY Saturday

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    Most of the area could see accumulations of 3 to 5-inches with lesser accumulations of 1 to 3-inches far north in counties adjacent to the Illinois-Wisconsin state line. There will most likely be a lull in precipitation before more moves in. Highs will be in the low 40s along the coast and in South Jersey. Temperatures are expected to peak around 40 degrees today and stay there tonight , when there is a 60 percent chance of rain, according to the weather service.