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Thick fog disrupts flights, trains in Indian capital

The waiting hall and the area near the boarding gates at Terminal 1 was packed with people sitting on the floor and staircases waiting for annou...

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Sean Spicer on inauguration crowd size comments: 'I screwed that up royally'

Spicer anxious that because Bannon didn't deny those comments, he might have actually said them. Although the media reported on claims from Wo...

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Frigid Baltimore City schools: The racism we haven't confronted

BCPS CEO Sonja Santelises went on Facebook Live Wednesday to address the concerns, citing "unprecedented" weeks of cold temperatures coupled...

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Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile near Yemen border

A missile launched towards Saudi Arabia by Yemeni Houthi rebels, allies of Iran, was intercepted Friday by the Saudi anti-missile defense system...

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National Weather Service Reports Snow Totals, What To Expect After Storm

It has prompted thousands of canceled flights, shuttered schools and businesses and sparked fears of coastal flooding and power outages. Forec...

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Ex-Canadian Diplomat: US Must Stay Out of Intra-Korean Talks

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during an address from the White House in Washington, U.S., December 6, 2017. South Korea has been call...

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'Don't Fear Death': China's Xi Urges in Blunt Call to Army

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday said that members of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and provincial and ministeria...

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South Africa: 18 killed in train crash

South Africa's Rail Safety Regulator (RSR) investigators have commenced their investigations, the RSR said. Mthuthuzeli Swartz, acting chief e...

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See mid-Michigan school closings for Friday, Jan. 5

School bus mechanics came in early, warming buses and checking fluids on a morning where temperatures dipped into the high 20s in some areas. ...

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11-year-old girl hit, killed by train in Haines City

She was declared deceased on-scene. The train's conductor told deputies he blew the train's whistle repeatedly while applying the brakes, but ...

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Trump's plaintiff cry to Bannon, Wolff - Shut up or I'll sue

Asked by reporters for her opinion of the book as she entered the Capitol on Thursday, Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump smiled, laughed at fi...

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Iran's leader blames enemies for deadly unrest, United States calls that 'nonsense'

The Iranian people have long expressed a desire for change, seen by the Green Movement of 2009 that did not receive forceful support from the Ob...

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Trump administration to open most United States waters to offshore oil drilling

A more recent reminder of the environmental perils came in 2015 when a ruptured oil pipeline near Refugio State Beach fouled some of the same co...

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Plane vanishes from radar midflight over Texas

The National Transportation Safety Board determined that a pilot suffered from hypoxia while flying golfer Payne Stewart and three others on a p...

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Roy Moore accuser sues him, campaign for defamation

Leigh Corfman has filed the lawsuit in Montgomery County district court Thursday against Moore and the campaign, asking for a retraction along w...

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Frozen iguanas falling from trees during cold snap in Florida

Officers from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission hit the waters Thursday to rescue the sea turtles from the frigid temperat...

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UIDAI denies any breach or leak of Aadhaar data

The paper said that its reporter purchased a service by anonymous sellers over WhatsApp. These groups targeted over three lakh village-level e...

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'Fire And Fury' publisher moves up book release date to Friday

It suggests that journalists really are out to get the president - after all, in Fire and Fury , Wolff suggests that journalists will print any...

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Wind chill advisory issued through Saturday morning

Minimum wind chill values will range from five below zero to five above zero. A Lake Effect Snow Warning for lake effect snow has been issued ...

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Turkey calls for peace, stability in Iran

The two leaders discussed ongoing protests in Iran since December 28. "President Rouhani thanked President Erdogan for his sensitivity and e...

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Violent protests in Iran blamed on 'grotesque' U.S. interference

Iran's United Nations ambassador has said Washington was intervening "in a grotesque way". "If (the US) is looking for reasons to increase...

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Israeli lawmakers advance bill on death penalty for 'terrorists'

A bill making it easier to sentence terrorists to death passed its first reading in the Knesset, but the legislation's chances of passing into l...

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1 dead, 12 tourists injured in Egypt hot air balloon crash

Currently, Egypt is witnessing unstable weather conditions. One tourist killed and twelve injured. The injured were transferred to the Luxor I...

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Massive winter storm impacting flights at OIA

LaGuardia hoped to reopen by 6 p.m. and JFK by 8 p.m. Newark Liberty International Airport had one runway open at 4 p.m., but the crosswind mad...

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Trump's ex-campaign manager Paul Manafort sues Justice Department over Russian Federation probe

Mueller charged Manafort, along with his long-time business associate Rick Gates, on October 30 on 12 counts, including conspiracy, money launde...

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NY governor declares state of emergency due to powerful snowstorm

Fredonia Mayor Athanasia Landis told the OBSERVER following the address that she's pleased the governor is addressing the deductibility of state...

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N. Korea Re-designated by U.S. for Violating Religious Freedom

The United States Secretary of State annually designates governments, which have undertaken or allowed measures to violate religious freedom , ...

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Blast Hits Police in Afghan Capital Kabul, Dozens of Casualties

At least 20 people were killed and about 30 were injured by a blast that went off in the capital of Afghanistan on Thursday, the Tolo News tel...

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Socialite Arrested After Alleged Brawl, Anti-Semitic Outburst at Posh Restaurant

Page Six later reported that the "glass purse" Haberkorn was hit with was likely a roughly $400 Lulu Guinness Women's Chloe Mirror Perspex Cl...

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Man Charged with Sexually Assaulting Sleeping Spirit Airlines Passenger

Authorities say the victim fell asleep leaning against the window and that she woke up to a hand in her trousers, and noticed her trousers and s...

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