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Cruise ship performer Arron Hough lost at sea in Caribbean

Cruise ship performer Arron Hough lost at sea in Caribbean

Royal Caribbean said in a statement that Hough did not show up for work on Tuesday. The ship can accommodate 6,780 guests and 2,300 crew members, according to the cruise line . "Missing is Arron H...

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Militants storm government building in Afghan capital, take hostages

Militants storm government building in Afghan capital, take hostages

Ashraf, a witness who works at the Ministry of Public Works and who goes by one name, said armed men inside the compound were exchanging gunfire with security forces. At present, American troops make ...

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Trump finally visited the troops overseas - and it was an embarrassing mess

Trump finally visited the troops overseas - and it was an embarrassing mess

President Donald Trump greeted USA troops at an armed forces base in Germany after making an unannounced visit to US soldiers stationed in Iraq, his first presidential visit to service members in a ...

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Single-engine plane crashes between homes in South Dakota, pilot killed

Single-engine plane crashes between homes in South Dakota, pilot killed

Smith says two homes suffered significant damage and two more were affected by debris. The victim was onboard the plane when it crashed. Officials say one person died when a single-engine airplane...

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California police officer shot, killed during traffic stop; suspect sought

California police officer shot, killed during traffic stop; suspect sought

The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department will be leading the investigation. He is to be considered armed and risky. When backup officers reached the scene, they found a wounded Singh. Singh is s...

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Putin says Russian Federation ready to deploy hypersonic Avangard missile in 2019

Putin says Russian Federation ready to deploy hypersonic Avangard missile in 2019

The Russian President watched from the Defence Ministry's control room as the country's military test-fired an Avangard missile. "This test, which has just finished, ended with complete success", M...

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Post-Christmas holiday, partial U.S. government shutdown to gain impact

Post-Christmas holiday, partial U.S. government shutdown to gain impact

The promise of a border wall was a central component of Mr Trump's presidential campaign in 2016. "We can't do it without a barrier". We are working so hard to catch these traffickers. Nancy Pelosi ...

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Pope Francis condemns world of materialism and poverty

Pope Francis condemns world of materialism and poverty

Francis urged the global community to "work decisively for a political solution that can put aside divisions and partisan interests, so that the Syrian people, especially all those who were forced to ...

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Post-Christmas holiday, partial USA government shutdown to gain impact

Post-Christmas holiday, partial USA government shutdown to gain impact

So the burden of the shutdown for my family is more [of a] concern for my [family's] living expense in the near future. "Paying my mortgage, groceries & truck payment, etc", he told the Guardian on Ch...

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Trump flies to Iraq to visit troops for the first time

Trump flies to Iraq to visit troops for the first time

While Trump announced a withdrawal from Syria and a large drawdown of troops in Afghanistan, he said on Wednesday that he had "no plans" for a drawdown in Iraq, where there are now 5,000 troops. Trump...

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Latest Colorado Weather Forecast: Winter Storm To Graze Colorado Today

Latest Colorado Weather Forecast: Winter Storm To Graze Colorado Today

Travel is expected to be hard due to slippery and snow covered roadways. Travel is expected to be hazardous due to reduced visibility in some locations. Some areas were under winter weather advisors a...

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Over 400 Now Confirmed Dead In Indonesia Tsunami

Over 400 Now Confirmed Dead In Indonesia Tsunami

She recalled the auto being hit by three waves which broke the back window and her vehicle began to flood. "I nearly drowned, but thankfully I was saved when I was near the coast", he said, explaining...

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Italy's Mount Etna erupts, closing Sicily's Catania Airport

Italy's Mount Etna erupts, closing Sicily's Catania Airport

Located in Sicily, the 3,350m volcano's eruption occured amid more than 130 earthquakes of up to 4.3 in magnitude. Video footage from 2,500m (8,200 ft) up the volcano showed how quickly the ash sp...

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Iraq Officially Recognises Christmas Day A National Holiday

Iraq Officially Recognises Christmas Day A National Holiday

Happy Christmas to our Christian citizens, all Iraqis and to all who are celebrating around the world". The president said that his resolve to ensure that the polls were "free, fair and credible" wa...

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Moroccans pay homage to murdered Scandinavian hikers

Moroccans pay homage to murdered Scandinavian hikers

One of them was arrested in 2013 as part of a crackdown on individuals who wanted to join extremists overseas, he said, adding that this suspect had radicalized the other three. Ouaziyad and Afatti we...

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Sheikha Latifa: Images of 'missing' Dubai princess released

Sheikha Latifa: Images of 'missing' Dubai princess released

Sheikha Latifa, a daughter of Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, appeared in a YouTube video in March in which she announced she was about to flee. "Photographs taken during the aftern...

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Sudan's capital announces suspension of school classes over growing protests

Sudan's capital announces suspension of school classes over growing protests

Omdurman Islamic University students hold a demonstration in Khartoum, Sudan. The decision came at a time when various areas in Sudan, including Khartoum, are witnessing popular protests against t...

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg's lung surgery is her 3rd cancer treatment since 1999

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's lung surgery is her 3rd cancer treatment since 1999

A spokeswoman for the court, Kathy Arberg , also says that Ginsburg remained in NY at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center on Sunday. She previously fought pancreatic cancer and has had heart surge...

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FM Qureshi arrives in Moscow on final leg of four-nation tour

FM Qureshi arrives in Moscow on final leg of four-nation tour

Senior Chinese and Pakistani diplomats discussed on Tuesday "new changes" to the situation in Afghanistan , China's foreign ministry said, amid plans by the United States to withdraw about half of th...

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SICILY EARTHQUAKE: 4.8 magnitude quake hits next to Mount Etna volcano

SICILY EARTHQUAKE: 4.8 magnitude quake hits next to Mount Etna volcano

The quake, which struck at 3.19am local time, was part of a series of some 1,000 mostly weak tremors, according to Italy's Civil Protection officials. "The Embassy is in touch with its Filipino comm...

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