• Winter weather advisory issued for Henry County; Light snow, frigid temps likely

    Winter weather advisory issued for Henry County; Light snow, frigid temps likely

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    A winter storm that caused at least four deaths in the US South brought record low temperatures on Wednesday to parts of the region, where it coated roads with ice, snapped power lines and prompted public school closures . Forecasters said travel could be hard in north Georgia because of below-zero wind chills. At the same time, a second storm is expected to dump 4 to 8 inches of snow on New England through Wednesday.
  • Israeli Forces Kill Palestinian Allegedly Responsible for Death of Settler

    Israeli Forces Kill Palestinian Allegedly Responsible for Death of Settler

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    US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital on December 6 triggered unrest in the Palestinian territories, although it was unclear if the murder was related. At the time of his death, Jarrar was said to be planning terror attacks at the Tel Hashomer Hospital in Tel Aviv and a high-rise building. International observers and human rights groups, such as Amnesty International, have called for the young woman's immediate release.
  • Class I student stabbed by senior girl in Lucknow school, critical

    Class I student stabbed by senior girl in Lucknow school, critical

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    The incident took place in Aliganj area of the state capital. UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath will visit KGMU trauma center and meet the boy who was injured in the Bright Land Inter College on Wednesday. The boy is admitted in trauma centre of the hospital. The child was found by the school's director, who was checking the classrooms in order to ensure that all students had gone out to attend the assembly.
  • 52 people killed in a bus fire in Kazakhstan

    52 people killed in a bus fire in Kazakhstan

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    The incident happened at around 10:30 a.m. local time (0430 GMT) in the Aktau region. "The rest died on the spot", the ministry said. A bus caught fire in a remote part of Kazakhstan on Thursday, killing 52 citizens of neighbouring Uzbekistan , the Kazakh Interior Ministry said on Thursday.
  • India's nuclear-capable ballistic missile Agni-V successfully test fired

    India's nuclear-capable ballistic missile Agni-V successfully test fired

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    UN Security Council Resolution 1172, which was unanimously adopted in 1998 following nuclear tests by India and Pakistan, calls upon the two countries to cease development of ballistic missiles capable of delivering nuclear warheads. The missile test is another step forward toward its eventual induction into the Strategic Forces Command (SFC), said the TOI . Developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), the Agni-V is the most advanced version of the Agni series, ...
  • Kelly Says Trump Now Believes Border Wall Is Unnecessary

    Kelly Says Trump Now Believes Border Wall Is Unnecessary

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    And he'll remain so, even as the government barrels toward a potential shutdown over the issue. Some lawmakers who met with Kelly Wednesday recalled his remarks differently. Judy ChuJudy May ChuDems say tiny fraction of sexual assault charges against DHS are investigated Live coverage: Day four of the Ways and Means GOP tax bill markup Dem: I can't capture how emotionally insecure Trump is, and I have a psych PhD MORE (D-Calif.), the chairwoman of the Congressional Asian Pacific ...
  • With a shutdown days away, Congress looks to regroup

    With a shutdown days away, Congress looks to regroup

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    The bill would not include protections for the young people described as "Dreamers", Republican Representative Mike Simpson told reporters after his party's closed-door meeting. The new GOP stopgap budget unveiled on Tuesday evening included a few sweeteners, as leaders added to the funding plan a provision that reauthorizes the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) through 2023.
  • "It's so disgusting:" Girl fatally pinned between vehicles had battled cancer

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    The child was taken to Sickkids hospital on an emergency run after being struck. Camila De Almeida Torcato and her father were leaving her Toronto school on Monday afternoon when the empty vehicle rolled towards them. Raphael Catholic School in North York Monday when it began to move, pinning a schoolgirl between it and another auto. The vehicle was empty when it hit the youngster and it's not clear whether the owner left it in park.
  • Modi's credibility in question: Rahul

    Modi's credibility in question: Rahul

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    However, the "solid work" done by Congress in these months delivered a massive shock to the BJP and that, too, in Gujarat itself. What's important is that, in Gujarat this time, the BJP didn't play the religion card as much as it is accused of doing.
  • Students, teachers rejoice when power returns to school in Puerto Rico

    Students, teachers rejoice when power returns to school in Puerto Rico

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    This one's a pretty powerful one, so prepare yourself . Even more APS employees are leaving Phoenix Wednesday on a mission to help restore power in Puerto Rico. Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico back on September 20. The Academia Bautista de Puerto Nuevo in San Juan posted the video on their Facebook page last week and it has already been viewed more than 275,000 times and has almost 6,000 shares.
  • Tillerson sees long-term USA presence in Syria

    Tillerson sees long-term USA presence in Syria

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    Tillerson spoke at the Hoover Institution on the campus of Stanford University before an audience that included former Secretaries of State George Shultz and Condoleezza Rice. In Syria, Tillerson said the US military will remain for the foreseeable future. As president, Trump had to commit to an open-ended presence in Afghanistan and, now, Syria.
  • FSU students react to fraternity charges

    FSU students react to fraternity charges

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    Andrew Coffey , 20, a junior from Pompano Beach, was found dead November 3. inside a home where a Pi Kappa Phi party had taken place the night before. "This collaborative investigation was critical to finding answers for Andrew Coffey's family and our community . Hopefully this investigation and its outcome will prevent another tragedy from occurring".
  • China and Russian Federation slam new United States national security strategy

    China and Russian Federation slam new United States national security strategy

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    In a wide-ranging speech , Trump said his security strategy for the first time addresses economic security and would include a complete rebuilding of USA infrastructure. He has also mostly avoided needless escalation in places like the South China Sea, where many countries, including China and some American allies, have mutually exclusive territorial claims.
  • Murphy Signs Another Executive Order on First Full Day in Office

    Murphy Signs Another Executive Order on First Full Day in Office

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    Former Assemblywoman Sheila Oliver was also sworn in Tuesday. Sworn into office with the same Bible that President John F. Kennedy used for his inauguration almost 60 years ago, Gov. Murphy, 60, a multimillionaire former Goldman Sachs Group Inc . executive, has said that he would take a salary, without being more specific. As President Kennedy once said, "we celebrate not the victory of party but the celebration of freedom".
  • 'True American Patriot' Bob Dole Receives Congressional Gold Medal

    'True American Patriot' Bob Dole Receives Congressional Gold Medal

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    The ceremony will be held at 3:00 p.m. ET in the Rotunda of the United States Capitol and is open to invited guests and credentialed members of the media only. Said Pence, "Bob Dole has spent a lifetime serving this country with courage and conviction". Numerous speakers during Wednesday's ceremony mentioned Dole's military service during World War II, which resulted in him receiving serious wounds to his back and right arm.
  • Paolo Duterte resigns as vice mayor

    Paolo Duterte resigns as vice mayor

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    After weeks of allegations and rebuttals, Paolo announced on Monday: "There are recent unfortunate events in my life that are closely tied to my failed first marriage". "By punishing those responsible, we can set an example to others so that hopefully there will be no repetition of those tragedies", Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre said in a statement.
  • Syrian Rebels Plead the United States to Supply More Weapons Via CIA

    Syrian Rebels Plead the United States to Supply More Weapons Via CIA

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    He also offered financial aid and diplomatic assistance to help rebuild areas shattered by nearly seven years of civil war and said Assad's eventual departure is inevitable. The FSA also says that Iranian Shiite militia fighting in Syria have stoked wider sectarian conflict in which mainly Sunni Muslims have been driven out of former opposition strongholds.