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Volvo pulls its ads from Hannity after Moore coverage

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Fox News host Sean Hannity has given up defending Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore of Alabama, telling viewers Tuesday night the judge has "24 hours" to explain conflicting answers to the sexual misconduct allegations against him. Read More »

Shot North Korean defector suffered massive internal injuries - surgeon

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The soldier was in serious condition at a South Korean hospital on Wednesday following two rounds of surgeries. But neither the White House or Beijing gave any indication of whether China would go further than the latest round of United Nations Security Council sanctions which are estimated to cut US$1 billion from North Korea's foreign revenue when they come into full effect in January. Read More »

At Least Three Dead, Students Wounded After Shooting At California School

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Tehama County Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston said that around one hundred law enforcement personnel were investigating five separate scenes relating to the incident. The school has been cleared and children were moved to a safe location. At least one student was shot and injured at an elementary school after shootings occurred at seven separate scenes near the town of Red Bluff. Read More »

Taylor Swift's Reputation Is Already 2017's Top-Selling Album

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It's early days, but Taylor Swift and her team at Big Machine Records can safely declare Reputation a hit. Now, the numbers are getting even more wild: As Billboard notes, initial sales reports say that Reputation has sold 1.05 million copies in the United States in just its first four days of release. Read More »

Nuclear reactors unaffected by magnitude 5.4 quake: KHNP

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There were no immediate reports of any casualties or injuries. Witnesses stated that the natural disaster could be felt in Seoul , more than 300 kilometers away, including at Gwanghwamun. A third aftershock with a 3.6 magnitude was recorded later, the weather agency said. As the government is working to rescue residents in the affected areas, President Moon Jae-in, who came back from his 8-day tour of Southeast Asia this afternoon, just finished holding an emergency meeting on the situation ... Read More »

Israel Deploys Missile Defence System Amid Growing Tension In Gaza

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If it holds, the deal will allow the Fatah-led Palestinian government in Ramallah to assume political and administrative responsibility for the Gaza Strip. Israel Radio reported on Tuesday that the Israeli army has been put on a heightened state of alert and that Iron Dome batteries had been put in place in central Israel over fear of rocket attacks. Read More »

BJP MLA Ram Kadam Warns Bhansali to Not Test 'Rajput Patience'

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However, the director Sanjay Leela Bhansali made it clear that there's no controversial scene in the movie, they have made this film with full responsibility and kept the honour to the Rajputs. "It's been a pretty incredible journey", said Deepika, who says she senses a soul, heart and mind connect with the director. I think you can only get to that stage when you reach a different sort of, nearly a spiritual level of creativity, where you're not afraid of taking risks or failure. Read More »

CPI skips Kerala cabinet meet attended by Thomas Chandy

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Saseendran. Several members of the ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) have been demanding Chandy's resignation for some time. (The complaint, given by purportedly a journalist, was withdrawn and settled out of court recently.) Chandy, had become minister, even if he had a shadowy past rife with charges of allegedly siphoning of millions from the Indian School in Kuwait, run by the Indian community, in early 2000. Read More »

'For the future of Asia, humanity': PM Modi, President Trump bilateral meet

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PM Modi, who arrived in Manila on Sunday for a three-day visit, briefly met Trump at a Sunday gala dinner. Guo Yanjun, deputy director of the Institute of Asian Studies at China Foreign Affairs University, said the premier's reiteration of China's stance on the South China Sea issue sends a signal that China has the competence and wisdom to properly handle the issue. Read More »

Texas State University Halts Greek Life After Fraternity Pledge Dies

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Phi Kappa Psi Executive Director Mark Guidi said the organization is "heartbroken" by the death of Ellis, who he described as a new member of the fraternity. If it is determined that Ellis' death is hazing related, charges could range from providing alcohol to a minor to manslaughter. The death of Matt Ellis, a business sophomore transfer student from Humble, Texas is under investigation. Read More »

Sessions defends DOJ, says Trump isn't influencing investigations

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Former federal prosecutor Andrew McCarthy likewise told the Post he doesn't see "any good reason for the Justice Department, in a situation where it's not the administration investigating itself, to appoint a special counsel". The first year of the Trump administration has been a turbulent one for the Justice Department. Sessions would not say whether the dossier was used by the FBI to obtain warrants to surveil Trump associates, nor would he comment on any hypothetical investigation into ... Read More »

UCLA basketball players suspected of shoplifting in China are headed home

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They did not travel home with the rest of the team, but the Wall Street Journal reported that the young men were seen at a Chinese airport Tuesday night checking into a flight bound for Los Angeles. They were detained in China before their annual season-opening Pacific-12 game against Georgia Tech in Hangzhou last week, KCBS reported, citing the university. Read More »

Stretchy Stuffing Pants are Ideal Thanksgiving Trousers and a Fashion Nightmare

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The holiday season is upon us and families will soon sit down for Thanksgiving dinner. Especially considering that, thanks to Stove Top, this may finally be the year you're able to take your food consumption to new limits. The Stove Top Thanksgiving Pants are $19.98 and come in four (sigh) servings sizes: S, M, L and XL. As part of the promotion, the company says it will donate $10,000 to Feeding America , a nonprofit that fights hunger in the United States. Read More »

Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo named National League Manager of the Year

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As well, the Diamondbacks this season claimed a spot in the NL Wild Card Game, which they won over Black's Rockies . In the NL, Lovullo , a first-year manager, received 18 of a possible 30 first-place votes in balloting by members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America, becoming the third rookie manager to win the NL award in the past four years, joining Dave Roberts of the Los Angeles Dodgers last year and Matt Williams of the Washington Nationals in 2014. Read More »

Fired Dallas County prosecutor apologizes over Uber flap

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Platt also said Warner accused him of holding her hostage in his vehicle. Platt finally stopped his vehicle and ordered Warner out; when she refused, he called police. "I cringe whenever I hear or think about the things that I said that night", she said. Platt told the Morning News that he reported the incident to Uber and the company assured him that his app wouldn't match up with her again. Read More »

Rescue efforts end after deadly Iran quake

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While visiting the region on Tuesday, a national day of mourning, President Hassan Rouhani pointed out that many privately-built homes appeared to have been spared damage. Full-scale rescue operation could start only with the dawn, and yet unknown, are still people under the rubble. "The faults and shortcomings in the construction of these buildings should be investigated". Read More »

USA security team in Israel to discuss Syrian border deal

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Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov seemingly dashed American hopes that Moscow will put pressure on Iran to withdraw its forces from Syria, in a statement on Tuesday. "There's reflection here of the understanding that Israel has set red lines, and will stand firm on this ", Hanegbi said. Tel Aviv has been pushing Washington and Moscow to deny Iran, Hezbollah, and Shia militias any permanent bases in Syria, and to keep them away from the border with the Golan Heights. Read More »

Bill Gates Invests $80 Million in Arizona Smart City

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Billionaire Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is set to build a new "smart city" with a population of nearly 200,000 people, according to Independent . "He's coming to Arizona ", Ronald Schott, executive emeritus at the Arizona Technology Council, told WPNX. Arizona, which neighbours California, home to tech hub Silicon Valley, has always been trying to become the go-to place for innovative technology companies. Read More »

A Hate Crime Law Would Improve Safety

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The specific data for both Iowa and Nebraska can be found to the side of this article. Minnesota reported 119 hate crimes previous year, up from 109 in 2015. Most hate crimes, about 27 percent, happened at residences. In March, HRC joined 155 other civil and human rights organizations [ www.hrc.org/blog/156-civil-and-human-rights-groups-call-for-stronger-response-to-hate-incide ] in urging the Trump administration to more strongly respond to bias-motivated acts of violence and intimidation. Read More »