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Egyptian singer arrested for music video with a banana

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The girl, a resident of Cairo quarter of Al Nuzah, was taken in custody for investigations on Saturday after several legal complaints were lodged against her video entitled I have Problems. "I didn't imagine all this would happen and that I would be subjected to such a strong attack from everyone", she wrote on her now-deleted Facebook page. Read More »

UP: Lady made to remove burqa at CM Adityanath's rally

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Polling would be held for five municipal corporations, 71 nagar palika parishads and 154 nagar panchayats in today's phase. State Election Commission officials said until 1500 hrs, there was a voter turnout of 46 per cent. Union minister Shiv Pratap Shukla cast his vote at the St. Andrews College polling booth and exhorted people to use their right to vote in a big way. Read More »

Big 12 Announces Public Reprimand of Four KU Football Student-Athletes

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Mayfield apologized for his actions in the postgame press conference and also tweeted out an apology. Mayfield has come under fire for the gestures he made toward the Kansas Jayhawks from the sidelines this past Saturday. "The refusal of these student-athletes to shake an opponent's hand during the pre-game ceremony is contrary to tradition and inconsistent with common courtesy", Bowlsby said in this reprimand. Read More »

Gary Cohn said to have faked bad reception to avoid Trump

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A spokeswoman for Carper later told CNN that the senator maintains that he urged Cohn - in front of the whole group - to tell the President he's brilliant but they were losing the connection and to hang up. Cohn, who was president of Goldman Sachs before Trump appointed him to the White House position, apparently took the Democrat's advice and faked a bad connection to get Trump off the phone so the meeting could continue as scheduled. Read More »

Gujarat polls: 1703 candidates file nominations for first phase

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On the other hand, many Patidar leaders are still angry with the Congress ticket distribution and the logjam with the quota warrior Hardik Patel and his team continues. It can be noted that the BJP released its third list of candidates a day ago, completing all 89 nominations for the first phase, but did not give a ticket to Sunil. Read More »

Texas Representative Joe Barton Issues Apology For Naked Photo, Graphic Text

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Those relationships have ended". U.S. Rep. John Barton, R-Texas, made his mea culpa in a statement after a nude photo and a salacious sext surfaced on social media. AshLee Strong, a spokeswoman for House Speaker Paul Ryan, said that the Wisconsin Republican had spoken to Barton, adding, "We will keep those conversations between the two of them". Read More »

MS-13 Members Stabbed Maryland Man, Decapitated Him, Tore Out Heart

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A post-mortem examination ruled it a homicide from "sharp force injuries", said police. Montgomery County Police said one of the alleged killers, 19-year-old Miguel Angel Lopez-Abrego, was arrested November 11 in North Carolina. 11, according to CBS affiliate WUSA9 . Officials from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement issued a statement saying "Miguel Angel Lopez-Abrego, a citizen and national of El Salvador, is illegally in the U.S. Read More »

Did you 'like' Russian propaganda? Facebook will clue you in

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These posts were created by a number of fake accounts (whipped up by the Internet Research Agency), and Facebook vowed to come up with solutions to prevent something similar happening in the future. About 29 million U.S. users saw content in their News Feeds produced by the Internet Research Agency, according to Facebook. The tool will arrive at the end of the month, displaying Kremlin-linked Internet Research Agency pages and whether or not users have been following them. Read More »

Bigg Boss 11

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Priyank entered the witness box first and started making comments that Arshi Khan keeps flirting with every man in the house. His comments were taken very seriously by the audience, and he was slammed for being a hypocrite because he's always showing off his body in a provocative manner, so that people will praise him. Read More »

OHP stationing troopers every 20 miles along I-40 for Thanksgiving holiday

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Both the West Virginia State Police and the Ohio State Highway Patrol remind drivers it's a time to keep yourself safe and to "watch out for the other guy". Troopers encourage drivers to plan for some extra time on their trip to avoid being in a rush. "Whether we are traveling a mile or a hundred miles we need to put that seat belt on". Read More »

Inquest told Buncrana pier slipway 'treacherous to walk on'

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Sean McGrotty handed his four-month-old daughter Rionaghac-Ann to the former footballer through the broken driver's side window just moments before the vehicle sank. "I said help was on the way", he said. He said said it took 12 minutes for the RNLI to arrive. Garda Sergeant Mark Traynor said gardaí were on the scene within four or five minutes of the call but by that stage there was no sign of the auto. Read More »

Australia - Employers are paying temporary migrant workers half of the minimum wage

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The SDA, who represent retail and fast food workers, want the government to go further and offer an amnesty to temporary migrants. The study was carried out by the University of Technology Sydney and the University of New South Wales. Jobs in food services also predominated as the lowest paid job among the top six nationalities of global students and backpackers. Food services emerged as being particularly bad for underpaying workers, with two in five participants having their lowest paid ... Read More »

Dayton on Possible Lawmaker Resignations, Franken Allegations

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Republican Rep. Tony Cornish announced Tuesday he'd leave his seat by December 1 after accusations including a lobbyist who said he propositioned her for sex dozens of times. A former campaign staffer for Barack Obama says Minnesota Senator Al Franken's behavior toward women, if true, is "gross" and he should step down. "I know I've let people down and disappointed a lot of people - many Minnesotans, my family and my friends", Franken said in the statement . Read More »

National Park Service Extends Comment Period for Fee Increase Proposal

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For someone on a bicycle or on foot, the entrance fee would increase from $15 to $30. However, the cost of an Interagency Annual Pass, which grants access to any national park in the United States, would stay the same at $80. The park has already surpassed 3 million visitors. Comments can be submitted to the park service online until December 22 at parkplanning.nps.gov/proposedpeakseasonfeerates or mailed to National Park Service , Recreation Fee Program, 1849 C Street, NW ... Read More »

White House military aides probed over contact with foreign women

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The military personnel , who worked for a specialised unit providing the president with secure communications, are alleged to have broken a curfew during Mr Trump's trip to Vietnam earlier this month. More recently, members of Mike Pence's security team were relieved of their duties after bringing women back to their hotel in Panama. The White House Communications Agency handles technical support for presidential and vice presidential events and provides secure communications. Read More »

Catholic school covers up 'suggestive' statue of saint and boy

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Blackfriars Priory School in Prospect, South Australia , promptly covered up the sculpture with a black cloth after receiving a wave of complaints. Now, another sculptor will be commissioned to re-design it. Click the tweet below to see the full image of the statue. The design was widely shared on social media, with an Instagram picture of the statue attracting nearly 3,000 likes, and became the subject of ridicule. Read More »

Nawaz Sharif complains about double standards of judiciary again

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According to the Dawn, several Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leaders were present in the court to welcome Sharif. As the hearing began, Maryam submitted a request asking the court to alter her exemption period. Shehbaz sued the PTI chairman for Rs10 billion damages for accusing him of offering a bribe to stay silent over the Panama Papers allegations against the Sharif family. Read More »

Kezia Dugdale: I'm a Celebrity appearance 'amazing opportunity' to talk politics

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I'm A Celebrity . Get Me Out Of Here! "My understanding is she sought permission and wasn't given permission", he said. "I will be interested to hear people's opinions on the world". Kez going on a TV show isn't one of them - let's get some perspective". Ms Dugdale unexpectedly stood down as Scottish Labour leader in August after just two years in the job, saying it was time to "pass the baton on". Read More »

United States says violence against Burma's Rohingya Muslims 'ethnic cleansing'

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The following day, Human Rights Watch said interviews with more than 50 women who fled to Bangladesh revealed a pattern of "widespread" rape against Rohingya women in the weeks following the August 25 attacks . Sanctions on the Southeast Asian nation were eased in recent years as the country made steps toward transitioning to democracy. Tillerson's statement comes less than a week before Pope Francis is due to touch down in Myanmar for a week-long visit of the region, including a trip to ... Read More »

Bus conductor accused in Ryan murder case walks free from Gurgaon jail

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CBI officials were completely silent on the nature of the questioning, saying it would hamper the investigations in the case. The audio clips went viral on the social media. The case was later transferred to the CBI, which eventually found that a senior student of the school committed the crime in a bid to "postpone the examination and parent-teachers meet". Read More »

Air China suspends flights to Pyongyang due to poor sales

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It should be noted that this is not the first case when Air China has suspended flights to the capital of North Korea, this happened in the spring of this year, when the air travel on this route was suspended for just over two weeks. The company cancelled some flights in April but later said that it would increase their number in May. Beijing is Pyongyang's only major ally and biggest trade partner, though in August China said it would abide by new United Nations sanctions which heavily ... Read More »

Jared Kushner Urged Trump to Fire FBI Director James Comey, Reports Say

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Trump, who was president-elect at the time, called for the USA to veto the resolution, saying the resolution was "extremely unfair to all Israelis". Prior to the election, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with both presidential candidates, Trump and Democratic contender Hillary Clinton. Mueller's team is apparently also looking into a number of meetings that Kushner tried to broker with foreign leaders during the transition. Read More »

Wisconsin home sales up in October

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The median existing-home price for all housing types in October was $247,000, up 5.5 percent from October 2016 ($234,100). The National Association of Realtors tracked a 0.9 percent decline in homes sold across the United States this past October, with NAR reporting Northeast sales staying flat compared with a year ago. Read More »