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Socceroos to face France in World Cup

Socceroos to face France in World Cup

Oceania have none after New Zealand lost to Peru in a playoff. As for actually taking out the World Cup, Australia's odds are predictably very small according to Opta, but do place them above a n...

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Michael Flynn to Plead Guilty Over False Statements to Federal Bureau of Investigation

Michael Flynn to Plead Guilty Over False Statements to Federal Bureau of Investigation

The FBI folded Flynn into an official investigation into the possibility that Team Trump colluded with Russia, an inquiry that began in July 2016 after the USA intelligence community picked up reports...

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Navy Chief Says Chinese Naval Ships At Gwadar Port A Security Challenge

Navy Chief Says Chinese Naval Ships At Gwadar Port A Security Challenge

The INS Chakra, leased by the Indian Navy from Russia for a 10-year period, has been lying idle at the Vizag port for the last three months following damage that is now being inspected by an Indo-Russ...

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UP civic polls: Congress leader blames

UP civic polls: Congress leader blames "dynasty politics" for election loss

In a letter written to the Congress vice-president, he said he would also contest the election if it was conducted in a "genuine" manner. He claimed that he can not contest the party presidential...

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Priyank Sharma says Hina Khan is insecure of Shilpa Shinde

Priyank Sharma says Hina Khan is insecure of Shilpa Shinde

Arshi comes in and starts shouting at Shilpa. Shilpa says she had offered but Arshi does not listen to her. Akash joins to her taunting to Shilpa. The captaincy contenders are gathering support in o...

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Trump pressured Senate Intel, GOP to end Russian Federation investigation, report says

Trump pressured Senate Intel, GOP to end Russian Federation investigation, report says

In June, Comey testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee and claimed Trump had personally asked him to stop investigating Flynn as part of the FBI's Russian Federation inquiry. Another Repu...

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Turkish Lira, Stocks Lose As NY Trial Implicates Erdogan

Turkish Lira, Stocks Lose As NY Trial Implicates Erdogan

At the time of the alleged conspiracy, Erdogan was Turkey's prime minister. Zarrab and eight other people, including Turkey's former economy minister and three Halkbank executives, have been charged...

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Washington reaction to ICBM test a

Washington reaction to ICBM test a "bloodthirsty tirade": Lavrov

Haley said that "if war comes... the North Korean regime will be utterly destroyed ". Earlier, Pyongyang's state-run KCNA news agency said the test involved a Hwasong-15, capable of carrying out ...

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Russia Rejects US Call to Cut North Korea Ties

Russia Rejects US Call to Cut North Korea Ties

French President Emmanuel Macron said he was counting on UN Security Council members China and Russian Federation to step up sanctions on North Korea. That could lead to a fierce tug-of-war betwee...

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Turkey seeks arrest of ex-CIA officer Fuller over coup plot

Turkey seeks arrest of ex-CIA officer Fuller over coup plot

Turkey's chief prosecutor issued an arrest warrant on Friday for former Central Intelligence Agency officer Graham Fuller over allegations that he was involved in the coup attempt on 15 July past year...

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Evacuation after bomb scare at German Christmas market

Evacuation after bomb scare at German Christmas market

A year ago, a terrorist wrecked a truck one of Berlin markets and killed 12 people. The scene at Potsdam's Christmas market, which was evacuated on Friday. The device has since been defused, police ...

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Okinawa rape and murder: USA military base worker Shinzato jailed in Japan

Okinawa rape and murder: USA military base worker Shinzato jailed in Japan

Shinzato, who worked at Kadena Air Base at the time, admitted to raping the 20-year-old Okinawa woman, which led to her death, and to abandoning her body that was discovered three weeks later in a for...

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Joe Moorhead introduced as Mississippi State head coach

Joe Moorhead introduced as Mississippi State head coach

Moorhead was introduced at a press conference Thursday, and it appears he has worked quickly in putting together the first pieces of his staff at MSU. Moorhead's resume has the added bonus of some pre...

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Lives at risk as Victoria braces for worst floods in decades

Lives at risk as Victoria braces for worst floods in decades

The Bureau of Metereology has issued a Severe Weather Warning for many parts of the state, citing a trough of low pressure as the driver for the unsafe weather. It only takes 15cm of water to float a ...

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Here's your forecast for the first weekend of December

Here's your forecast for the first weekend of December

Precision Futurecast has rain showers moving into our western counties after 3 a.m. EST Thursday . Winds will be from the northeast with no chance for rain. Much colder air will follow. A cold fron...

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MPs dismiss Theresa May's Northern Ireland Brexit border solution

MPs dismiss Theresa May's Northern Ireland Brexit border solution

Leo Varadkar and Foreign Affairs minister Simon Coveney have been strong on the issue of the border, insisting that the talks can not progress to trade issues until the British give real guarantees th...

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Sale of Nigerians in Libya, a Slap On Our Face - Senate

Sale of Nigerians in Libya, a Slap On Our Face - Senate

The lawmakers also urged the Federal Government to urgently commence the process of repatriation and rehabilitation of Nigerian citizens "caught up in these despicable treatment and human rights abuse...

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We'll take Pompeo over Tillerson, frustrated diplomats say

We'll take Pompeo over Tillerson, frustrated diplomats say

Kelle Louaillier, president of Corporate Accountability International, said that while ousting Tillerson, former CEO of ExxonMobil, might otherwise be a positive step, having Pompeo in charge of the...

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Unknown gunmen open fire at University of Peshawar, Pakistan, injuries reported

Unknown gunmen open fire at University of Peshawar, Pakistan, injuries reported

A police sub-inspector, a constable and two others were among those who sustained injured, said The Express Tribune report. Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) has said that security forces rea...

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Japan sets Emperor Akihito's abdication date for April 30, 2019

Japan sets Emperor Akihito's abdication date for April 30, 2019

The decision was made Friday at a meeting of the Imperial House Council, which was chaired by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and included parliamentary leaders, supreme court judges and imperial family mem...

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Donald Trump edges closer to moving U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

Donald Trump edges closer to moving U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

Both Israelis and Palestinians claim Jerusalem as their capital. While the 1995 Jerusalem Embassy Act requires that the US officially move the embassy to the holy city, every president since the act...

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Rescue mission for Argentine submarine crew ends, search for sub continues

Rescue mission for Argentine submarine crew ends, search for sub continues

On Monday, Balbi told a news conference that the San Juan had been ordered back to Mar del Plata after it reported that water entering the sub's snorkel caused a battery to short-circuit. The ARA...

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N-Out Burger Is (Finally) Coming To Colorado

N-Out Burger Is (Finally) Coming To Colorado

A press release states the distribution facility and office building are meant to "support future growth in Colorado", so other locations in the state are likely. It will include more than 500 residen...

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Pope heads to Bangladesh with Rohingya crisis looming large

Pope heads to Bangladesh with Rohingya crisis looming large

But human rights groups and Rohingya themselves have expressed disappointment that Francis, a tireless and fearless advocate for refugees and the world's most marginal, has refrained from condemning w...

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Natural disaster off DE causes South Jersey to shake

Natural disaster off DE causes South Jersey to shake

The USGS initially reported the quake as a 4.4 magnitude. The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting that there has been an natural disaster along the East Coast, which was felt by some people in the...

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