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Geophysicist Randy Baldwin told The Associated Press on Thursday that such quakes should be expected in the region after the November 7.2 magnitude temblor. (0700 GMT), causing some panic in Baghdad and central Iraq , according to residents and state-run media. There were no immediate reports of casualties or property damage caused by the natural disaster near the western city of Kermanshah.
  • Israeli TV airs audio of Netanyahu's son outside strip club

    Israeli TV airs audio of Netanyahu's son outside strip club

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    Netanyahu is also likely to visit the Taj Mahal in Agra and will be in Mumbai for a business meet before he flies home next Friday. He will have a bilateral meeting with Modi and also attend the annual "Raisina Dialogue", a geo-political conference, and address an India-Israeli CEO forum in the capital, said Joint Secretary in External Affairs Ministry B.
  • From Minnesota, Tina Smith Replaces Al Franken In US Senate

    From Minnesota, Tina Smith Replaces Al Franken In US Senate

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    Jones said former Vice President Joe Biden, who headlined Jones' campaign kickoff rally, and former Attorney General Eric Holder are expected to be among his guests today. Before serving as Lieutenant Governor, she was Dayton's chief of staff, and she's a member of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer Labor Party. She said she understands Republicans, who want to cut spending, are in charge and getting the money will be hard.
  • Trump Administration Orders Freeze on Security Aid to Pakistan

    Trump Administration Orders Freeze on Security Aid to Pakistan

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    A day earlier, Mattis, speaking to reporters at the Pentagon, said he was not concerned about America's ability to use Pakistan as a gateway to resupply USA forces in Afghanistan . - Why hasn't Washington axed aid before? This is is another mega blow to Pakistan which will be deprived of more than 1 billion dollars in aid.
  • Fiery semi crash closes I-40 East in Dickson County

    Fiery semi crash closes I-40 East in Dickson County

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    Wheeles said a semi driver was not paying attention and hit the rear of a second semi, which caused the second semi to hit a third semi. Sgt. Stephen Wheeles says the collision caused one of the trailers to leak hazardous chemicals, and eventually at least one of the rigs caught fire, sending black smoke billowing into the air.
  • Donald Trump ends controversial voter fraud commission

    Donald Trump ends controversial voter fraud commission

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    Padilla's refusal contradicts California's election code and disregards mounting evidence that voter fraud is widespread and persistent. Despite Donald Trump and other Republicans claiming that voter fraud is major problem in the country, the Brennan Center for Justice studied the issue and found that it is rare in American elections.
  • Can't allow our neighbours to 'drift away to China': Army chief

    Can't allow our neighbours to 'drift away to China': Army chief

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    We have to look at what we require to fight the future wars. "Let's not expect United States to do what we are expected to do", General Rawat said at a press conference here. "Troops are earmarked and they are ready to tackle if any such situation arises", he said. General Rawat also addressed the issue of terrorism emanating from Pakistan .
  • United States moves to improve affordable high-speed internet to rural America

    United States moves to improve affordable high-speed internet to rural America

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    Trump says "most family farms will be spared" now from the "deeply unfair estate tax", adding that the GOP law will help farmers "keep your farms in the family". The Rev. Jesse Jackson says the halftime song at the College Football Championship game should be "We Shall Overcome". Trump , who came onstage to the strains of Lee Greenwood's "God Bless the US", referenced familiar themes of patriotism and respect for the American flag and the American anthem.
  • Snow, cold return after quick record warmth

    Snow, cold return after quick record warmth

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    Thursday brought freezing rain and snow to Lawrence, and road conditions led to two single-vehicle rollover accidents Thursday morning, according to Sgt. Rain was set to continue into the evening Thursday until 10 p.m. when freezing rain was then expected. Accuweather also shows temperatures in the mid 30s as the rain moves out, but suggest the mercury will drop into the 20s by about 8 a.m.
  • How The Roseanne Revival Is Going To Deal With Politics

    How The Roseanne Revival Is Going To Deal With Politics

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    That said , Barr did show some real insight when she predicted the show's relevance in the age of Trump, saying , "As soon as I saw the election results, I knew we'd be back". President Trump beat Hillary 56-39 in Vanderburgh County, Indiana , where the Conner family house from " Roseanne " is actually located, and won my semi-rural Western Pennsylvania county 57-38 .
  • Incarcerated Bilal Kawa is innocent, pleads Kashmir

    Incarcerated Bilal Kawa is innocent, pleads Kashmir

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    It was carried out by Pakistani terrorist group Lashkar-e-Taiba ( LeT ). He told police that he was going to change his name and identity, sources said. On January 10, Kawa had gone to Delhi for a medical check-up as he had high cholesterol. Kawa had been hiding in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir since the December 22, 2000, attack when an unknown number of attackers opened indiscriminate fire inside the heavily guarded Red Fort, police said.
  • Ford Edge SUV Facelift REVEALED ahead of Detroit debut

    Ford Edge SUV Facelift REVEALED ahead of Detroit debut

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    The ST edition of the Edge sport utility vehicle that Ford introduces Thursday in advance of the Detroit auto show is powered by a 335-horsepower twin-turbo V-6 engine, engineered on the track and styled to look "sinister", said its designer Steve Gilmore.
  • Man wanted in Reidsville bank robbery considered armed and risky

    Man wanted in Reidsville bank robbery considered armed and risky

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    At about 8:05 a.m. Tuesday, police said the vehicle owner, 25, found the older man in his parked vehicle. Warrants have been obtained for 22-year-old Curtez Woods who has been charged with Armed Robbery Burglary and Aggravated Battery. The department called for assistance from the LA State Fire Marshal's Office and a K9 officer to track the suspect. During the robbery, the victim told police that the suspect he had met before told one of the other suspects to "pop them".
  • Donald Trump to attend Davos financial discussion board, says White Home

    Donald Trump to attend Davos financial discussion board, says White Home

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    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be this year's keynote speaker, the first time an Indian premier has attended Davos since 1997. "I think the economic team will go over and talk about the America First economic strategy". The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2018 would be held from 23 to 26 January in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, under the theme "Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World".
  • Netanyahu-Putin meeting date to be agreed on soon - Israeli embassy

    Netanyahu-Putin meeting date to be agreed on soon - Israeli embassy

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    The Post, quoted The Hindustan Times as saying that the route of purchase may be changed, the daily said: "India will purchase Spike antitank guided missiles from Israel through the so-called government to government route because the military wants the proven weapon, and the Defence Research and Development Organization has no objections to the deal, as long as it does not involve transfer of technology".
  • Uber looking for women drivers in Saudi Arabia

    Uber looking for women drivers in Saudi Arabia

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    This visa is added to those now available in the Kingdom. The kingdom attracted more than 32,000 visitors during a trial of the tourist visa system between 2008 and 2010. The company plans to open more automobiles showrooms for women in the oil-rich kingdom. The objective of this step is to create more job openings for the residents and to have more foreign tourism other than just the seasonal global tourism on religious basis while the Hajj-Umrah season.
  • Baltimore bystander catches hospital staff dumping patient on the street

    Baltimore bystander catches hospital staff dumping patient on the street

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    The widely shared video, posted to Facebook by Imamu Baraka , has sparked outrage on social media. Baraka has since spoken with the women's mother who contacted him after seeing the video. "Something was clearly going on", Breidenstine said. "They should help her", Wise said. Patrick Moran is president of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, which has been outspoken on the need in the state for more available beds for mental health patients .
  • Turkey warns its citizens against travelling in US

    Turkey warns its citizens against travelling in US

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    Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said the U.S.travel warning "unfairly" portrayed Turkey as an unsafe country and did nothing to improve frayed ties between the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies. The ministry also warned of alleged "arbitrary arrests" of Turkish citizens, including public servants travelling to the United States for official duty.
  • States Should Have Final Say on Marijuana

    States Should Have Final Say on Marijuana

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    According to a Pew Research Center poll released earlier this month, 61% of voters in the United States support legalizing marijuana for those 21 and older. With one national poll finding 93 percent support for legal medical marijuana and almost 60 percent of Americans in favor of full legislation, the public clearly supports such an approach.
  • RAILWAY STATION BLAZE: What we know

    RAILWAY STATION BLAZE: What we know

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    You can see billowing smoke and flames above the roof on the far side". Grantham rail passengers are unable to travel to Nottingham today after a huge fire took hold at the city's railway station. The fire caused widespread cancellations and delays. The fire service tweeted: "The incident at #NottinghamTrainStation is now a large incident with eight appliances in attendance".
  • Merkel, Schulz reach deal for German coalition

    Merkel, Schulz reach deal for German coalition

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    Nearly 16 weeks after her party won an inconclusive federal election, Merkel's second attempt to restore leadership in Europe's dominant country yielded progress, with an agreement to move on to a shared program for government. "It would be the end for all three if this coalition does not come about". And Thursday may be the last chance for Chancellor Angela Merkel to strike a deal or face the prospect of a new election.