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German Social Democrat not ruling out any options for new government

German Social Democrat not ruling out any options for new government

Following first talks with Merkel late on Thursday, Schulz said he would recommend that the SPD begin formal discussions with her conservatives but firmly denied a media report this meant he was committing to joining a new government. But they ultimately agreed to start talks about a rerun of the conservative coalition. The SPD will hold a party congress in Berlin on December 7-9, where it is expected to debate its options. Read More

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Missing Florida teen found in NY; soccer coach arrested

Missing Florida teen found in NY; soccer coach arrested

Caitlyn had done a factory reset on her cell phone before she disappeared and had left it behind, and footprints leading away from her home indicated she was alone when she left, deputies have said. Her mother Scarlett Parnell Frisina wrote on Facebook, "Our Caitlyn is safe & we're headed to get her!" Frisina took $200 out of an ATM in St. Marys, Georgia, on Sunday morning, and was later that day seen with Rodriguez on surveillance video at a Pilot gas station in St. Read More

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Syrian Army Intercepts Missiles Near Damascus

Syrian Army Intercepts Missiles Near Damascus

It is not clear whether the Syrian army or Iranian and Hizballah militias were targeted in the strike. So far, however, the target of this reported attack is still unclear. The Israeli air force has said it struck arms convoys of the Syrian military and Lebanon's Hezbollah almost 100 times during more than six years of the Syrian war. Read More

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Trump Suggests Joe Scarborough Murdered His Intern In Florida

Trump Suggests Joe Scarborough Murdered His Intern In Florida

Trump, scam developer, scam, you know, Trump University proprietor. The " Morning Joe " host continued to comment on the threat posed by North Korea , and his view that the president is unfit to handle such a threat. Scarborough released a statement soon after the discovery: "My staff and family are greatly saddened by the loss of Lori Klausutis ". "So now that Matt Lauer is gone when will the Fake News practitioners at NBC be terminating the contract of Phil Griffin?" Back in ... Read More

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On SCO summit sidelines, CEO refuses to meet Pakistan PM

On SCO summit sidelines, CEO refuses to meet Pakistan PM

The prime minister further said that harmonising laws and regulations for trade practices, movement of merchandise and custom rules will facilitate better trade among partners. Abbasi is expected to outline Pakistan's commitment to SCO's objectives, including fighting terrorism and extremism and its honest interest in regional peace, stability and development. Read More

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Uttar Pradesh, Delhi topped crime list in 2016, says NCRB

Uttar Pradesh, Delhi topped crime list in 2016, says NCRB

The city police also registered 979 cases under the POCSOA, the second highest in metropolitan cities, the NCRB report said. Delhi, with 3,746 cases, was followed by Mumbai with 2,183 cases, and Bengaluru (820 cases) in 2016. Total 84,746 cases of assault on women with intent to outrage modesty were reported in 2016. Mumbai came in second, with 5,128 cases reported. Delhi also reported the most number of cases of economic offences at 5,942 cases or 19.3 per cent followed by Jaipur at 4,742 ... Read More

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Germany withdraws diplomat from North Korea

Germany withdraws diplomat from North Korea

He urged the acceptance of a proposal made jointly by China and Russian Federation that would require North Korea to suspend nuclear activity and the US and South Korea to halt joint military exercises in order to pave the way for talks. "We were encouraged by that approach". "We have repeatedly stated that the pressure of sanctions has been exhausted", he told reporters in Minsk. Read More

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Taxable Tuition = Trouble for Graduate Students

Taxable Tuition = Trouble for Graduate Students

On Tuesday afternoon, a demonstration to raise awareness for the GOP tax plan brought together students - in conjunction with the national Graduate Student Walkout - outside of Voorhees Mall on the College Avenue campus. "This legislation, taken in its entirety, would discourage participation in postsecondary education, make college more expensive for those who do enroll, and undermine the financial stability of public and private, two-year and four-year colleges and universities", ACE ... Read More

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Medical experts: Flu season may be a bad one

Medical experts: Flu season may be a bad one

Despite the Australian findings, urgent care clinics KWCH spoke with said they haven't seen too many people with the flu yet. Dr. Anthony Fauci is the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. It is estimated that 40,000 lives were saved by the flu vaccine by 2005 to 2014. On Oct. 3 , it was announced that Oxford University's Jenner Institute and Vaccitech , a biotech company, are developing a potential universal flu vaccine . Read More

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Lashkar likes me, I like them: Musharraf

Lashkar likes me, I like them: Musharraf

Perhaps Musharraf sees an opportunity to cosy up to the outfit he once banned as president in January 2002, after the LeT and JeM were implicated in the attack on India's Parliament in late 2001. "They (LeT) are the biggest force, India got them declared as terrorists by partnering with United States". "I was always in favour of action in Kashmir and they (LeT) are the biggest force to suppress Indian army in Kashmir", he said, railing against the fact that "India got them declared as ... Read More

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Israel Expects President Trump to Move Embassy to Jerusalem Within Days

Israel Expects President Trump to Move Embassy to Jerusalem Within Days

US President Donald Trump is "actively considering when and how" to move the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, his vice president said Tuesday, evoking a campaign promise that the administration had sidelined. "Israel didn't need a resolution to call for its existence, because its right to exist is self-evident and timeless", Pence said. He reiterated that the USA alliance with Israel is stronger than ever, and that the Trump administration will never allow Iran to build a ... Read More

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UK Gov publishes Industrial Strategy

UK Gov publishes Industrial Strategy

Leading retailers aspire to source more apparel from domestic manufacturers and a partnership with government for an industry sector deal which would herald an opportunity to make a material difference in breaking down the barriers to creating a world-leading, high-tech ethical fashion manufacturing industry based here in the United Kingdom, from a small base today. Read More

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ETSU volleyball to face Kentucky in opening round of NCAA tournament

ETSU volleyball to face Kentucky in opening round of NCAA tournament

The Lady Toppers (30-3) will face Notre Dame (22-9) at 4 p.m. CST Friday at Lexington in a first-round NCAA match at Memorial Coliseum. The first round match is scheduled for Friday , Dec. The top four seeds in the tournament include No. 1 Penn State, No. 2 Florida, No. 3 Stanford and No. 4 Kentucky. The victor of Illinois State-IUPUI will advance to face Bowling Green (17-11) or host Green Bay (15-15). Read More

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Manchu Lakshmi All Set To join Ivanka Trump

Manchu Lakshmi All Set To join Ivanka Trump

Police at the entrance of venue of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad on Monday. Being held in South Asia for the first time, the GES is co-hosted by the governments of the United States and India . Juster also said that India was selected by the US government to host the GES previous year by former US President Barack Obama's administration and that countries are chosen with regard to growing opportunities for women and creation of jobs. Read More

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Tennessee Fans in Uproar Over Reports School Is Hiring Greg Schiano

Tennessee Fans in Uproar Over Reports School Is Hiring Greg Schiano

Tennessee (4-8, 0-8 SEC) ended its season Saturday with a 42-24 loss to Vanderbilt. The Volunteers fired Butch Jones on November 12, the day after they lost 50-17 at Missouri to fall to 0-6 in Southeastern Conference play. Schiano developed a relationship with Currie when he was out of coaching for two seasons following his short tenure in Tampa. Schiano spent the past two seasons with the Buckeyes and had previously coached at Rutgers from 2001-11, which included six bowl game ... Read More

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In an awkward interview, Nancy Pelosi defends Democratic congressman accused of harassment

In an awkward interview, Nancy Pelosi defends Democratic congressman accused of harassment

Leaders of the Ethics Committee said Tuesday they planned to investigate allegations that Conyers had sexually harassed or discriminated against staff members and used official resources "for impermissible personal purposes". The settlement, using taxpayer funds, was reached outside of the formal reporting mechanism for sexual harassment claims-the Office of Compliance (OCC). Read More

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Donald Trump on Ivanka's Roy Moore response: 'Do you believe this?'

Donald Trump on Ivanka's Roy Moore response: 'Do you believe this?'

This morning Trump tweeted a scathing attack on Moore's Democratic rival, Doug Jones , calling him a "Schumer/Pelosi puppet who is WEAK on Crime, WEAK on the border", the Hill reports. "We don't need a liberal person ... a Democrat" in that seat, Trump told reporters as he left the White House for a Thanksgiving trip to Palm Beach, Florida, adding that Moore "totally denies" the allegations against him. Read More

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Rep. John Conyers Accused of Sexual Misconduct With Multiple Women

Rep. John Conyers Accused of Sexual Misconduct With Multiple Women

Another New York Democrat, Rep. Gregory Meeks, has called for Conyers to step down from his job as the top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee while the ethics investigation is carried out. House Democratic Leader Nany Pelosi told BuzzFeed she was unaware of the settlement. Representative John Conyers , serving MI and representing much of the city of Detroit as well as the suburbs of River Rouge, Wayne, Melvindale, Dearborn Heights, Westland and Romulus, is the longest serving ... Read More

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Vasco Da Gama-Patna Express derails in UP

Vasco Da Gama-Patna Express derails in UP

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal announced compensation of Rs 5 lakh each to the passenger who lost their lives dead in the accident .1 lakh rupees for those with grievous injuries and Rs 50 ,000 for those injured. December 28, 2013: Twenty six people were killed in the Bangalore-Nanded Express train in Anantpur district of Andhra Pradesh after a fire broke out in an AC 3-tier coach. Read More

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United States rebukes Pakistan over release of alleged Mumbai attacks kingpin

United States rebukes Pakistan over release of alleged Mumbai attacks kingpin

After his latest release from house arrest, Mr Saeed attacked recently ousted prime minster Nawaz Sharif as a "traitor" for his efforts to seek peace with India. Pakistan has justified the release of Mumbai terror attack mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed, claiming that Islamabad was committed to the implementation of UNSC sanctions regime on terrorists. Read More

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11 people dead in hotel fire in Batumi

11 people dead in hotel fire in Batumi

Leogrand Hotel is now hosting this year's Miss Georgia contest, but organizers said none of the contestants were injured in fire. Georgia's Interior Ministry said the injured had been taken to hospital. The hotel, which was first opened two years ago and named among the city's best hotels, is owned by Turkish businessman Erol Avgören, who also has hotel investments in Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC). Read More

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