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Carlos Martin Ruiz de Gordejuela's remarks came in response to a question posed by Anadolu Agency's Brussels correspondent at a press briefing in the Belgian capital. Israel's security chiefs fear that convicting a terrorists to death would spark concerted efforts to abduct Jews either here or overseas to force the convicted terrorist's release before his execution.
  • Man Allegedly Sexually Assaulted Woman On Flight While She Slept

    Man Allegedly Sexually Assaulted Woman On Flight While She Slept

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    The victim said she fell asleep and woke up to discover a hand in her trousers and noticed that her trousers were unbuttoned and her shirt untied. "When she fully woke up, the man stopped", the complaint reports . He had a detention hearing scheduled for 1 p.m. on Thursday, the Detroit News added. Ramamoorthy, who is from India, appeared Wednesday afternoon in U.S.
  • Numbers drawn for $460M Powerball jackpot

    Numbers drawn for $460M Powerball jackpot

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    With large jackpots like these, players are encouraged to sign the back of their tickets at the time of purchase and keep them in a safe place. Good news if you forgot to get your Powerball tickets Wednesday - there were no jackpot winners.
  • 'Bomb cyclone' storm sweeps into USA northeastern coast

    'Bomb cyclone' storm sweeps into USA northeastern coast

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    Thousands of flights were cancelled and schools were closed in many localities as snow piled up and blizzard conditions began taking hold in the northeast. Blowing snow will once again cause poor visibility and potentially unsafe travel conditions during that time. "Our biggest concern is the potential for damaging wind gusts especially near the southeast New England coast", the Weather Service tweeted .
  • US withholds Pakistani aid

    US withholds Pakistani aid

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    Three days after US President Donald Trump's tweet on Pakistan, Washington announced Thursday that it would suspend almost all security assistance to Pakistan, which could affect at least $1.3 billion Dollars in annual aid, according to a report by New York Times.
  • Gym memberships are on the rise since the New Year started

    Gym memberships are on the rise since the New Year started

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    In 2018, losing weight and being a better person are the top resolutions for the new year. Shawn Kent Hayashi, CEO and executive coach with The Professional Development Group in Center Valley, said setting clear goals for a company and its staff isn't just a good idea, in many ways it's vital to a business' success.
  • Georgia fans driving up ticket prices for title match against 'Bama

    Georgia fans driving up ticket prices for title match against 'Bama

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    Do you think Georgia fans are excited to be playing for a national championship at home? The Bulldogs also trailed late in the fourth quarter before Jake Fromm led them on a comeback drive to tie the score. Georgia secured their spot in the national championship with their Rose Bowl win on Monday night, causing ticket prices to skyrocket to nearly $3,000 each on some secondary markets.
  • One dead in 75-vehicle pileup on interstate near Buffalo

    One dead in 75-vehicle pileup on interstate near Buffalo

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    Multiple extractions were needed. An alert said, "ALERT - MULTI-VEHICLE ACCIDENT: All lanes are now blocked on I-90 eastbound at exit 50 (Niagara Falls - I-290)". CBS reported on the weather: "Meanwhile, a winter storm will likely bring heavy snow to New England as well as risky, icy winds to other northeastern states later this week, according to CBS News weather producer David Parkinson".
  • Displaced students have a path to graduation in Florida

    Displaced students have a path to graduation in Florida

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    A number of United Methodist churches in central Florida are donating some or all of their Christmas offerings to families who fled Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria . "We're using everything we can, including CareerSource, to help them find jobs to helping them get into our education system". "You got to get food and water, and you have to get people's power back on.
  • Trump threatens to cut off USA aid to Palestinian Authority

    Trump threatens to cut off USA aid to Palestinian Authority

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    The website now offers "Palestinian territories" as an option. In Israel, officials illuminated the ancient walls of Jerusalem Old City with Israeli and American flags, and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called it "a historic day". Trump is the first president to stand up for the State of Israel on an global stage. Support for the vote has been declared by Knesset Speaker Yudi Edelstein, Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan alongside Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat, Environmental Protection ...
  • Minnesota Lottery's annual raffle game yields two $1M winners

    Minnesota Lottery's annual raffle game yields two $1M winners

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    O'Connor - instrumental in Cork City's league and cup double before being sold to Preston North End last summer - enjoyed a hero's welcome when he validated the ticket on Tuesday morning. The windfall came two days after O'Connor was an unused substitute in his side's 3-2 defeat by Middlesbrough on New Year's day. I have no immediate plans but will take a few days before we make any decisions.
  • Schools across NC delayed due to frigid morning lows

    Schools across NC delayed due to frigid morning lows

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    Wake County schools have a late start on Tuesday morning, but families shouldn't count on more delays this week as freezing temperatures continue. While all systems are running well Tuesday, January 2, MCS will use the delayed start Wednesday to make sure the continued extreme cold over night does not cause any operational issues.
  • Iran 'tested by its own citizens': Haley

    Iran 'tested by its own citizens': Haley

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    Trump said sanctions and other pressures were starting to have a big impact on North Korea. On New Year's Day Donald Trump tweeted: "Iran is failing at every level despite the bad deal made with them by the Obama Administration". "The Palestinians now have to show their will that they want to come to the table", Haley explained. Indeed, the Trump administration's response to the recent protests has been in stark contrast to the Obama administration's approach in 2009, when Iranians took to ...
  • New York Is Investing $50 Million To Protect Against Vehicular Terror Attacks

    New York Is Investing $50 Million To Protect Against Vehicular Terror Attacks

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    After crediting de Blasio for low crime and universal pre-K, Stringer spoke of the "sobering challenges" the city still faces, including a homelessness crisis that will see more than 60,000 people sleeping in shelters on Monday night. Rikers Island jails have been beset for years with complaints of systemic violence and corruption . 'We know we have to do even more to keep people safe and that's why we conducted a review on how best to secure our streets and public spaces, and we formulated a ...
  • Water main repairs across Atlanta, loss of water expected

    Water main repairs across Atlanta, loss of water expected

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    The school is dismissing at 12 p.m. They also said repairs are just off the roadway and a part of Stoughton Road may be icy due to the large volume of water. "The ground freezing, heaving, and moving can cause pipes to break". "It's only been a few hours, since two o'clock last night, so they had bottled water and soda and things like that to drink", said Carol Struve.
  • Meghalaya: MPCC Advisor DD Lapang Downplays the Exit of Rebel MLAs

    Meghalaya: MPCC Advisor DD Lapang Downplays the Exit of Rebel MLAs

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    Hek, who resigned on Tuesday, has formally joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Hek is a former BJP-turned Congress legislator, who had served as a former Health and Family Welfare Minister in the Mukul Sangma cabinet before being sacked past year to calm the rebellion within the Congress Legislature party.
  • 750K Indians may face deportation

    750K Indians may face deportation

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    A policy tweak being considered by President Donald Trump's Department of Homeland Security could result in huge implications for hundreds of thousands of Indian immigrants in the United States. In case the administration decides to go ahead with the proposal, as many as 500,000 to 750,000 Indians holding H-1B visas may be sent home, as Trump's "Buy American, Hire American" aims to provide a boost to the manufacturing sector and also generate more employment for Americans.
  • At least nine dead in Brazil prison riot

    At least nine dead in Brazil prison riot

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    A riot in the Brazilian prison complex Aparecida de Goiania on Monday resulted in nine dead and fourteen wounded. The attackers set mattresses on fire when they entered the neighboring corridors and burned the bodies of those who were killed, authorities said.