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US Forces Conduct Strike against ISIS Training Camps in Yemen

US Forces Conduct Strike against ISIS Training Camps in Yemen

The Pentagon said USA forces killed dozens of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria members in a Monday strike on two training camps in Yemen . Yakla, one of the sites targeted in the strike, was the sit...

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Hundreds of flights cancelled as Ophelia 'sweeps Ireland'

Hundreds of flights cancelled as Ophelia 'sweeps Ireland'

Irish low-priced carrier Ryanair , who are arguably facing reputation troubles in light of recent cancellations involving pilot holidays, cancelled more than 80 flights affecting around 15,000 passen...

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Frost advisory issued for tonight

Frost advisory issued for tonight

In Hunterdon and Somerset, the advisory runs from 4 a.m.to 9 a.m. Temperatures will fall into the low to mid 30s. Potted plants outdoors should be covered or brought inside. A low temperature of 36 de...

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Judge refuses to throw out case against New Jersey senator

Judge refuses to throw out case against New Jersey senator

U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez's corruption trial will move forward after a federal judge on Monday declined to throw out any of the 18 charges against the Democratic senator and his co-defendant Salomon Me...

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Aust to gain seat on United Nations human rights body

It was "a blatant attempt to coerce the most vulnerable to return to Papua New Guinea, Nauru, or their countries of origin" and would leave "people at serious risk of destitution in Australia", the UN...

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Red sun caused by desert dust blown in on Storm Ophelia

Red sun caused by desert dust blown in on Storm Ophelia

The Shropshire Star's Jamie Ricketts took the photo above and plenty of other people have shared their photos on social media. Ex-hurricane Ophelia may not have hit the capital in quite the same w...

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Celebrity Classico: Ranbir and co go down fighting against Virat's team

Celebrity Classico: Ranbir and co go down fighting against Virat's team

The teams' have already met a few times before, and the result of the final game was a draw as All Heart FC's KL Rahul scored a stunning goal in the late minutes of the game. Both Virat and MS Dhoni...

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Schumer: Trump must withdraw drug czar pick

Schumer: Trump must withdraw drug czar pick

The drug lobby formed alliances with two key GOP lawmakers - Sen. The report by the Washington Post and CBS described how Marino introduced and helped push through the industry-backed Ensuring ...

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NJ teacher tells students to 'speak American,' ignites debate

NJ teacher tells students to 'speak American,' ignites debate

They are not fighting for your right to speak Spanish. "I love this school to death but something like this is unacceptable", said sophomore Patrick Martinez. "As an alumna of this high school, it's...

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Another Russian Official Claims Government Will Create Its Own Crypto

Another Russian Official Claims Government Will Create Its Own Crypto

The idea of Russian national virtual currency has been developed for months. One might take this as the government tacitly encouraging and profiting from speculation and money laundering - but at th...

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Mayim Bialik's Harvey Weinstein op-ed sparks accusations of victim-blaming

Mayim Bialik's Harvey Weinstein op-ed sparks accusations of victim-blaming

In her essay Saturday , Bialik wrote that she was not surprised by the accusations against Weinstein, which have been made by more than 30 women and partially denied by Weinstein's representa...

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Rohingyas die refugee boat sinks in Naf River

Rohingyas die refugee boat sinks in Naf River

Over 500,000 members of the Rohingya minority have fled to Bangladesh since the start of an operation the United Nations has described as "ethnic cleansing". The capsizing occurred as the boat was app...

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Malta blogger Daphne Caruana Galizia killed in auto bomb attack

Caruana Galizia, 53, was highlighted by politics website Politico as one of 28 individuals who would have a major impact on Europe in 2017 after her work in exposing corruption within Malta's politi...

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Launch of new GWR Intercity Express trains marred by major issues

Launch of new GWR Intercity Express trains marred by major issues

The air-conditioning system also broke, causing water to fall on to unsuspecting passengers. One commuter had his laptop damaged by the leak, which led to the cooling being switched off and passenge...

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States sue over Trump-halted ACA payments

States sue over Trump-halted ACA payments

But to make up for the lost federal funding, health insurers will have to raise premiums substantially, potentially putting coverage out of reach for many consumers. Charlie Dent of Pennsylvania said ...

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'You're A Clown', Fani-Kayode Slams Okorocha Over Zuma's Statue Erection

'You're A Clown', Fani-Kayode Slams Okorocha Over Zuma's Statue Erection

Hence, honouring him with titles is tantamount to portraying him as a "hero" to African youths, CSNAC said in a statement. Those present at the Sam Mbakwe Airport, Owerri, to welcome the South Afric...

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Clinton: WikiLeaks is a 'tool of Russian intelligence'

Clinton: WikiLeaks is a 'tool of Russian intelligence'

In an appearance of Australia's news program Four Corners , the 2016 presidential candidate said of the Wikileaks founder: "I think Julian Assange was become a kind of nihilistic opportunist who ...

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Local gas prices drop another 9.3 cents per gallon

Local gas prices drop another 9.3 cents per gallon

Nebraska's average slipped 5 cents in the past week to $2.37, and Iowa was down 2 cents to $2.40, AAA reported. While prices around here are up, they are down 1.6 cents nationwide to $2.45 er gall...

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JUST IN: Michigan opens as HUGE underdog against Penn State

JUST IN: Michigan opens as HUGE underdog against Penn State

For the first time this season, MI is an underdog. If this line holds, MI will enter this week's game as a double-digit underdog for the first time under Harbaugh. The Wolverines are 0-3-1 ATS in th...

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North Korea warns Australia over 'dangerous moves'

North Korea warns Australia over 'dangerous moves'

On the weekend, Pyongyang again called out Australia for its outspokenness in calling for North Korea to end its nuclear weapons program . North Korea has threatened Australia with "disaster" i...

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Pope Francis to address UN FAO on World Food Day

Pope Francis to address UN FAO on World Food Day

Though Pope Francis mentioned no one specifically, his reference includes the United States, which pulled out of the agreement June 1 as President Donald Trump announced the US would pursue other mean...

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Theresa May goes on an Unexpected Visit to Brussels

Theresa May goes on an Unexpected Visit to Brussels

The issue of citizens' rights is one of the main issues to be dealt with during the negotiations, along with the land borders between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, and Gibraltar and Sp...

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More fall-like weather expected to move in this week

More fall-like weather expected to move in this week

Thursday look handsome with highs in the mid to lower 70s with mostly sunny skies. Looking into the weekend , expect warmer weather with highs in the mid to upper 70s and lows in the mid-40s. Wind: ...

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Vijay meets TN CM Edappadi Palaniswami, Mersal issues 'not discussed'

Vijay meets TN CM Edappadi Palaniswami, Mersal issues 'not discussed'

This meeting came following the Central Board of Film Certification's (CBFC) claim that the film hasn't been certified yet. Although it is said that Vijay met the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister to than...

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NFL not seeking mandate for players to stand during anthem

NFL not seeking mandate for players to stand during anthem

Kaepernick remains unsigned almost halfway through the 2017-2018 NFL season, despite posting quality numbers past year for one of the worst teams in the league, and amid an early part of the season ...

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