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Troops fired tear gas into churches and bullets in the air to break up gatherings at Catholic masses, in one case arresting 12 altar boys at a protest in the capital. The delay has fuelled suspicions that Kabila will try to remove constitutional term limits that forbid him to run again, as presidents in neighbouring countries have done.
  • Meghan Markle's curtsey to the Queen was apparently wrong

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    Speaking to Sarah Montague at the end of the Today programme , he was asked whether he had to explain any family traditions to his future wife. In an earlier tweet , Samantha dropped a heavy hint that she would reveal details of Meghan's childhood in a book she is writing .
  • Saudi-led coalition raids in Yemen kill 109 civilians

    Saudi-led coalition raids in Yemen kill 109 civilians

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    This brings the total number killed by airstrikes in the last 10 days throughout Yemen to 109, according to the UN. The UN says that more than 60,000 people have been killed or wounded in the conflict, which also displaced more than three million people.
  • Buhari Appoints 209 Board Chairmen [Full List]

    Buhari Appoints 209 Board Chairmen [Full List]

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    On Friday, President Muhammadu Buhari announced the appointment of 1,467 board chairmen and members of some government agencies and parastatals. Reverend Christopher Utov who was appointed member of the Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research, died in March of 2017.
  • Widespread Flu Cases Reported in 36 States — CDC

    Widespread Flu Cases Reported in 36 States — CDC

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    Influenza (flu) activity levels are increasing across the state of Alabama. Dr. Burnestine Taylor , medical officer for disease control and prevention for the state health department, says the increased activity is a concern because influenza can be a serious disease for anyone.
  • Slidell, Louisiana man arrested in 'Nigerian Prince' money scam

    Slidell, Louisiana man arrested in 'Nigerian Prince' money scam

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    The scam was created to con money from people by claiming in emails and phone calls that they were named the beneficiary in a will. Though a large portion of the populations is generally aware of the ubiquitous Nigerian prince scams, some experts believe the criminals behind them intentionally make them appear fake to weed out all but the recipients most likely to fall victim to the fraud.
  • Liverpool vs Leicester: Who wins the stats war?

    Liverpool vs Leicester: Who wins the stats war?

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    Klopp is well aware of Leicester's progress and pointed to striker Jamie Vardy's brilliant goal in last week's 2-2 draw with Manchester United as an example of the fluid interplay between their attackers. He said: "Mo [Salah] was fantastic with his dribbling and his vision". "It is a maximum satisfaction to win like this and on flawless days we win football games".
  • British American Tobacco plc (NYSE:BTI)

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    Bremer Trust National Association who had been investing in American International Group for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $53.56 billion market cap company. only 114 funds opened positions while 570 raised stakes. (NYSE:BWA). Royal Financial Bank Of Canada reported 506,379 shares stake. (NYSE:BWA). Cibc Ww accumulated 30,843 shares.
  • Wind chills make Boston temperatures feel below zero

    Wind chills make Boston temperatures feel below zero

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    Coldest New Years Day in the last 10 years. They could fall into Advisory levels for New Year's Eve and the actual temperature may break our record for Monday morning! "Frostbite and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken", the weather service reported.
  • Case Against Sushil Kumar After Supporters Brawl With Parveen Rana

    Case Against Sushil Kumar After Supporters Brawl With Parveen Rana

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    An FIR has been lodged under Section 323 (voluntarily causing hurt) and 341 (wrongful restraint) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). The clash took place at the Indira Gandhi Stadium here. Sushil had fought Rana for a spot in next year's CWG but the latter reportedly resorted to unfair means during the bout. Praveen's brother, who was allegedly one of the victims of the fight between fans, told ANI that some attackers threatened to kill him and also claimed that they would not allow Rana to ...
  • Police seek suspects in Chesterfield Twp. hotel heist

    Police seek suspects in Chesterfield Twp. hotel heist

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    When Greenville officers arrived, they made contact with the victims inside the business who said they had been robbed at gunpoint by a man who entered the store, pointed at gun at them and demanded money. Monday near 18 Summit St. Two masked men forced their way into a home on East 11th Street. The suspect was wearing a blaze orange and black patterned deer hunting coat and a pair of blaze orange insulated bibs/pants along with a dark mask and ski goggles.
  • More pregnant women in California using pot, per new study

    More pregnant women in California using pot, per new study

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    Across all age groups, marijuana use during pregnancy increased from four percent at the start of the study to seven percent by the end. In women ages 25 to 34 years old pot use rose from about 3 percent to about 5 percent. "There may be effects in the future in development and after birth that could be issues with cognitive development later on, and for that reason we are not recommending for them to use it".
  • United Kingdom hospitals may roll out 'drunk tanks' nationwide to ease ER strains

    United Kingdom hospitals may roll out 'drunk tanks' nationwide to ease ER strains

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    The taxpayer-funded health service said 12 to 15 per cent of attendances at emergency departments are alcohol-related, with that figure soaring as high as 70 per cent at peak times over the festive season. According to a 2015 study in the British Medical Journal , up to 15 per cent of attendances at emergency departments around the United Kingdom are caused by acute alcohol intoxication.
  • Flu claims 12 lives in state; cases reported in 70 counties

    Flu claims 12 lives in state; cases reported in 70 counties

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    One of the recent victims was a 59-year-old Dallas resident and the other was a 81-year-old resident of Irving. Locally, according to a December 28 press release sent by the Monterey County Health Department, influenza activity is increasing, and has claimed the life of one local person.
  • Timberwolves' Jeff Teague suffers MCL sprain

    Timberwolves' Jeff Teague suffers MCL sprain

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    Most importantly, they will go through point guard hell with matchups against the likes of Eric Bledsoe (twice), Kyrie Irving , Jrue Holiday (twice), Russell Westbrook , Damian Lillard (twice), Chris Paul , Kyle Lowry (twice), Stephen Curry and Dennis Schroder .
  • Ontario's Minimum Wage to Rise to $14 on January 1

    Ontario's Minimum Wage to Rise to $14 on January 1

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    But the overall impact could cause ripples beyond the minimum-wage earners. Chinh said that workers would not be able to sustain their basic needs on the latest pay rise. Meanwhile, between 2008 and 2016, Vietnam's GDP grew by an average of 5.96 percent per year, and annual CPI and productivity growth were just 8.77 percent and 3.65 percent.
  • Trends Reveal More Pregnant Women Are Increasingly Smoking Marijuana In California

    Trends Reveal More Pregnant Women Are Increasingly Smoking Marijuana In California

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    That being said, it's impossible to determine whether they used the drug before or after they found out that they are pregnant. Although most of the almost 280,000 pregnant Californians who participated in the Kaiser Permanent study published Tuesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association did not test positive for pot or admit to using it, a small and growing number of them did.
  • $0.67 EPS Expected for Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)

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    Founders Cap Management Ltd Liability has 0.12% invested in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ) for 4,123 shares. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ) has noticeable measure of stock volatility, for this average true range is an exponential moving average (14 trading days) of the True Ranges.