• Missing girls from Texas may be in Louisiana

    Missing girls from Texas may be in Louisiana

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    She has a right nose stud and braces. "I was speechless at first because that never happened next door to where I live". Police believe Miles may be headed to Louisiana, according to the Dallas Morning News. Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017 , at 8:30 p.m.: Bates' boyfriend called the Round Rock Police Department anxious because Bates' wasn't responding and neither were her two daughters.
  • Michele Bachmann eyes Franken's Senate seat

    Michele Bachmann eyes Franken's Senate seat

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    Sen. Al Franken officially stepped down Tuesday - and former Rep. Michele Bachmann may be considering stepping in. "The only reason I would run is for the ability to take these principles into the United States Senate", she said, later adding, "The question is should it be me?" Two women told the Huffington Post that Franken squeezed their buttocks at political events during his first campaign for the Senate in 2008.
  • Mayor de Blasio to announce new barriers to prevent vehicle ramming attacks

    Mayor de Blasio to announce new barriers to prevent vehicle ramming attacks

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    Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced plans to install almost 1,500 new permanent perimeter barriers, known as bollards, into the city's streetscape. Hundreds of new protective barriers will be permanently installed in Times Square and other locations around NY in an effort to block vehicles from hitting pedestrians after deadly attacks a year ago on crowds.
  • Rockets Fired from Gaza Interrupt Memorial Ceremony

    Rockets Fired from Gaza Interrupt Memorial Ceremony

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    Later on Friday, Israel struck targets in the blockaded Gaza Strip with warplanes and artillery fire after the missile was allegedly fired into Israeli territory from the coastal enclave, according to the Israeli army. On Friday, three rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip towards southern Israel, Haaretz said. One of the rockets disrupted a memorial concert near Kibbutz Kfar Aza marking the 24th birthday of slain Israeli soldier Oron Shaul, who was killed in the 2014 Gaza War and whose ...
  • Meet Greater Cincinnati's first babies of 2018

    Meet Greater Cincinnati's first babies of 2018

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    The first baby at the Coombe Hospital in Dublin was born to parents Christine and Gareth O'Leary at 1.41am this morning. Meanwhile, there are still some parts of America and Canada preparing to ring in the new year, with the last getting underway at midday our time.
  • Two Men Arrested in Killings of Lesbian Couple, 2 Children

    Two Men Arrested in Killings of Lesbian Couple, 2 Children

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    Both suspects, from Schenectady, New York, were arraigned in Troy City Court on Saturday, with the next court appearance scheduled for Thursday. The victims - Brandi Mells , 22, Shanta Myers, 36, and Myers' children Shanise, 5, and Jeremiah, 11 - were found dead in a basement apartment on Tuesday in what police called a "horrific" homicide that shook the upstate NY city.
  • Two Iranian Protesters Killed in Anti-Government Demonstrations

    Two Iranian Protesters Killed in Anti-Government Demonstrations

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    The semi-official Fars news agency said protests on Friday also struck Qom, the world's foremost centre for Shia Islamic scholarship and home to a major Shia shrine. In this photo taken by an individual not employed by the Associated Press and obtained by the AP outside Iran, university students attend a protest inside Tehran University while anti-riot Iranian police prevent them to join other protestors, in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, Dec.
  • Palestinian Authority recalls envoy after rally with radical Pakistan cleric

    Palestinian Authority recalls envoy after rally with radical Pakistan cleric

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    Walid Abu Ali, the Palestinian envoy, shared the stage with Hafiz Saeed , the head of hard-line Jamaat-ud-Dawa movement at a demonstration on Friday protesting the United States decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. "This isn't why we voted for you", the site reported one person tweeted. In a stern statement on Friday night, the MEA said it would take up the matter "strongly", and had called in Ambassador Al Haija to deliver the message.
  • Trump threatens to cut Pakistan aid, says it harbors terrorists

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    The "Iranian people give no credit to the deceitful and opportunist remarks of US officials or Mr. Trump ", said Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman, Bahram Ghasemi, according to state television. Trump hailed their return as a clear sign of progress, but his attitude has since hardened. Pakistan will "let the world know the ... difference between facts and fiction", Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif tweeted , promising to respond to Trump "shortly".
  • Deputies 'injured' after being called to suburban Denver incident

    Deputies 'injured' after being called to suburban Denver incident

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    He's survived by a wife and two young children. People in the area are being advised to shelter in place and others are being asked to avoid the area. It's not known if they are law enforcement. There is a fund for fallen officers in Douglas County. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Douglas County Sheriff's Office and the family and friends of Deputy Parrish.
  • North Korea Sanctions-Violating Oil Tanker Bears Panama Flag

    North Korea Sanctions-Violating Oil Tanker Bears Panama Flag

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    The South Korean Foreign Ministry told CNN Sunday that authorities have launched an investigation into a ship it has seized, but it would not give further details "due to the sensitivity of the issue", about whether that vessel was suspected of transferring oil to North Korea in violation of worldwide sanctions on the hermit kingdom.
  • Instagram rolls out recommended posts to main feed on iOS and Android

    Instagram rolls out recommended posts to main feed on iOS and Android

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    Previously, users will have to go to the explore tab to see recommended posts , but the update has transferred these posts to the actual feed of the users. This isn't the first time Instagram has offered recommended content. However, it was a little bit hard to access it. Users had to go to the Explore section to see recommended posts and videos.
  • Activist Erica Garner, daughter of police chokehold victim, dies after heart attack

    Activist Erica Garner, daughter of police chokehold victim, dies after heart attack

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    Rest In Peace and power, sis. The person running her popular Twitter account told Garner's 35,000 followers Wednesday that a CT scan revealed that she had suffered brain damage "from lack of oxygen while in cardiac arrest". Officer Daniel Pantaleo placed Garner in an unlawful chokehold; after being lowered to the ground, Garner was restrained by several officers. Amid the 2016 Democratic presidential primaries, she supported Sen.
  • SAFA hails Weah's election as Liberia president

    SAFA hails Weah's election as Liberia president

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    In a nationwide broadcast from his party's headquarters in Monrovia on Friday, Mr. Boakai who was flanked by his supporters and party leaders, said he had already called Mr. "Pursuant to the authority vested in the Commission by the Constitution and the new election law of the Republic of Liberia, and based on the results just read, I, acting on behalf of the board of commissioners, do hereby declare the presidential ticket of senator George Weah and Jewel Howard-Taylor as the victor from the ...