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Qatari, Saudi ministers at summit talks despite Gulf spat

Qatari, Saudi ministers at summit talks despite Gulf spat

The GCC council is a political and economic alliance of countries in the Arabian Peninsula. The meeting was also attended by UAE state minister for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash and Bahrain's assist...

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Quentin Tarantino Reportedly Working on 'Star Trek' Film

Quentin Tarantino Reportedly Working on 'Star Trek' Film

There is now no confirmation on the Star Trek movie idea from Paramount or from Tarantino . Climbing aboard an IP as massive as Star Trek would be a change of pace for Tarantino , and having a...

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San Marcos Police Officer Fatally Shot Serving Warrant, Suspect in Custody

San Marcos Police Officer Fatally Shot Serving Warrant, Suspect in Custody

Officer Kenneth Copeland died this afternoon after the altercation in San Marcos, about 30 miles south of Austin, Texas. The officer was wearing a protective vest and was taken to Central Texas Medi...

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Wild winds, low humidity, could spread wildfires across this week

Wild winds, low humidity, could spread wildfires across this week

Fire officials are working with the Ventura County Office of Emergency Services in activating evacuations when it becomes necessary. Like the fire department, the county's energy utility will also i...

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Venezuelan President Announces Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency

Venezuelan President Announces Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency "Petro" to Combat 'US Blockade'

President Maduro provided few details about the currency launch, and how he plans to revive the economic situation of his country. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro also stated that he would lik...

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Senate Republicans now confident they will pass tax reform bill

Senate Republicans now confident they will pass tax reform bill

Throughout the House and Senate debates, the USA bishops have maintained that any tax reform must prioritize "care for the most vulnerable among us". That change would match the House bill. He said ...

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ABC News president excoriates staff over Brian Ross' Michael Flynn error

ABC News president excoriates staff over Brian Ross' Michael Flynn error

According to ABC News, Flynn is also prepared to testify against Trump, members of Trump's family and White House officials. Calling the correction a clarification prompted criticism, CNN repor...

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United Nations political affairs chief to visit North Korea this week

United Nations political affairs chief to visit North Korea this week

Feltman's visit will come a week after North Korea test-fired a new intercontinental ballistic missile apparently capable of striking anywhere on the US mainland. The last undersecretary-general for p...

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Coast Guard rescues 198 TN fishermen stranded at sea

Coast Guard rescues 198 TN fishermen stranded at sea

Meanwhile, the National Crisis Management Committee reviewed relief and rescue operations in states and union territories affected by the cyclone and took stock of preparedness activities in Maharas...

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Supreme Court allows for travel ban while appeals are heard

Supreme Court allows for travel ban while appeals are heard

Unlike the earlier bans that were temporary, the latest ban is "an indefinite one, deepening and prolonging the harms a stay would inflict", the brief submitted by Washington lawyer Neal K. This comes...

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Mueller: Paul Manafort Writing Op-Ed with 'Russian Intelligence' Colleague

Mueller: Paul Manafort Writing Op-Ed with 'Russian Intelligence' Colleague

Mueller's team said it learned last week that Manafort has been working with a Russian compatriot on a newspaper column that prosecutors say violates a gag order by U.S. That colleague was likely ...

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California state lawmaker accused of sexual harassment

California state lawmaker accused of sexual harassment

Dabaneh, 36, strongly denied the allegations. He said he looks forward to clearing his name. At Monday's press conference, another woman, Jessica Yas Barker, alleged that Dababneh had harassed her a...

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US Defence Secy Mattis arrives in Pak

US Defence Secy Mattis arrives in Pak

The visit takes place at a time when Pakistan faces tough times ahead in the wake of veiled United States threats of renewed sanctions over Islamabad's alleged inability to curb terrorism and hunt d...

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Trump Working Against A Future Senator Romney

Trump Working Against A Future Senator Romney

Trump was in the state to announce and sign twin orders reducing the size of the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments. Trump gave a one-word reply: "Yes". It also relates to t...

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College Football Playoff 2017-18:Updated Odds and Predictions Against the Spread

College Football Playoff 2017-18:Updated Odds and Predictions Against the Spread

This will be the first-ever meeting between the programs. Here's a look at the College Football Playoff, a four-team seeded postseason format which began for the 2014 season and replaced the Bowl ...

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International Space Station crew member's wish comes true with pizza party

Apart from NASA equipment, the Orbital ATK delivered a delicious haul of make-your-own flatbread pizzas and chocolate and vanilla ice cream. Although, what is lacking in the flavor and texture departm...

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Yemen's Houthi leader hails ex-president's death

On Monday, Houthi militiamen executed Saleh - who had until recently been considered an ally of the Houthis - after waylaying his motorcade outside Sanaa. Yemen's civil war has killed more than 10,000...

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Winter storm possible in Northland on Monday

Winter storm possible in Northland on Monday

A quick burst of snow is expected in the mountains Sunday night into Monday morning, according to the National Weather Forecast. Areas from the Brainerd Lakes northeast to Grand Rapids, the Iron Range...

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The 'LaVar Ball Rule' will backfire in the Lakers' faces

The 'LaVar Ball Rule' will backfire in the Lakers' faces

However, Staples Center has reinstated the rule that has restricted access, disallowing interviews and gathering in that designated area. There has been more media presence in that area than before. S...

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Former US Rep. Corrine Brown sentenced to five years in prison

Former US Rep. Corrine Brown sentenced to five years in prison

Brown, Simmons and Wiley have 14 days to appeal and will be allowed to voluntarily surrender to the Bureau of Prisons no earlier than January 8 2018. Her attorney said she plans to appeal the sentence...

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