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Ireland Issues Wind Warning for Monday as Ophelia Nears Coast

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It has been issued for Clare, as well as other western coastal counties from Cork to Mayo. "Mean wind speeds in excess of 80 km/h and gusts in excess of 130km/h are expected, potentially causing structural damage and disruption, with unsafe marine conditions due to high seas and potential flooding", the weather service said. Read More »

Syrian army unit overcomes deadly Islamic State sniper trap

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The attack took place in Abu Fas, near the border of the province of Deir al-Zor and Hasaka, a war monitoring group, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which said earlier that at least 18 people had been killed. SANA reporter in Deir Ezzor said that army units carried out special operations against strategic sites for ISIL from the direction of al-Tiba village adjacent to the city of al-Mayadeen and established control over a number of those sites, killing a large number ... Read More »

USA urges Kenya security forces to use restraint

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The government on Friday said it had banned anti-IEBC protests by the opposition within Central Business Districts in Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu. The U.S. Through a press conference, Matiang'i also said that Nasa Chief Executive Officer, Norman Magaya will be charged for all the losses incurred during the protests including compensating victims of looting and destroyed vehicles. Read More »

Happy over trust United States showed in Canadian family rescue operation: ISPR DG

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However, a successful operation led the Canadian family to fly back to their homeland after years. The premier further said that the people of Pakistan should decide who they want in the government and who they don't. "I was disappointed more as a soldier and then as a citizen of Pakistan after hearing the response of the honorable Interior Minister", he said. A trust-based relationship will be mutually beneficial, he added. Read More »

Cargo plane crashes into sea off Ivory Coast

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Witnesses said they saw at least four bodies as h undreds of onlookers gathered at the beach and rescue workers ran to the scene on Saturday. A map indicating the location of the city Abidjan, Ivory Coast. A total of 10 people were reportedly on board the Antonov aircraft that crashed off Ivory Coast. The French cargo plane was carrying material for the French army, according to security guards on site. Read More »

California wildfires: Drone footage captures mail deliveries to destroyed homes

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It shows a mail carrier driving around the fire-ravaged Coffey Park neighborhood in Santa Rosa, where residents described seeing a "wall of fire" rushing toward their homes as they scrambled to evacuate . The recent wildfires in California have destroyed homes and fundamentally altered the lives of many people. "The carrier in question was honoring a request by a few customers who were being let back in the fire zone to retrieve personal items". Read More »

Trump anuncia que no certificará el acuerdo nuclear firmado con Irán

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El Organismo Internacional de Energía Atómica ha certificado en ocho ocasiones que Irán cumple lo estipulado en el acuerdo nuclear . El mandatario, quien desde su etapa como candidato republicano ha calificado de desastroso el pacto, pidió a su administración trabajar con el Congreso para arreglar los defectos que desde su punto de vista tiene el mecanismo. Read More »

Local official: 100 IS fighters surrender in Syria's Raqqa

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He said: "We still expect hard fighting in the days ahead and will not set a time for when we think (Islamic State) will be completely defeated in Raqqa". "God is stronger than them (IS)", shouted another woman, clutching what appeared to be a large Quran in her hand. After drinking from a bottle handed to him, he collapsed on the ground in exhaustion. Read More »

2.9 magnitude natural disaster hits North Korea's nuclear test site

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According to 38 North, a Washington-based project which monitors North Korea, numerous landslides throughout the nuclear test site have been detected via satellite images after the sixth test. "This should have been taken care of long ago." he said. The agency says Friday's magnitude 2.7 quake was 54 kilometers (0.62 miles) northwest of the town of Kilju in northeastern North Korea. Read More »

Schools shut in areas hit by Pakistani shelling near LoC

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Pakistan yet again violated the truce agreement by firing unprovoked on Friday on the second consecutive day on the Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. The incidents of ceasefire violation in the month of October have been said to be on the rise, with the region witnessing a number of violations by the nosy neighbour - Pakistan. Read More »

Ivana Trump Clarifies "First Lady" Comment After Melania Trump Clapback

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The insider claims that Ivana rang up the White House, got her ex-husband on the phone, and "screamed" at Donald "demanding" Melania apologize. "And I don't want to cause any kind of jealousy or something like that, because I'm basically first Trump wife, OK?" Melania Trump's office dismissed Ivana Trump's suggestion that she has a deeper bond with President Trump than the first lady, saying Trump's first wife is desperately trying to stir up interest in a new book. Read More »

Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT reveals sketches of suspects

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Singh further said that the SIT can not confirm if the weapons used were the same as those in the murder of rationalist MM Kalburgi. Lankesh, 55, was the editor of a Kannada weekly Lankesh Patrike. However, two of the sketches are similar because they are made by two artists based on different eyewitness accounts", he added. "Based on the information, we made the sketches". Read More »

Congress asks Snyder to address Legionnaires' testimony

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House of Representatives committee past year over testimony on Flint's water crisis after lawmakers asked if his testimony had been contradicted by a witness in a court hearing. Some experts say it is a vague standard. Michigan Democratic Rep. Dan Kildee, whose district includes the city of almost 100,000 residents, said he has spoken to Cummings about Snyder's response to the letter and received his assurance that the committee will keep pursuing answers. Read More »

Catalogna: Rajoy minaccia l'uso dell'articolo 155, Barcellona dichiara un'indipendenza sospesa

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Se Puigdemont non dovesse fermarsi verrebbe attivata la procedura dell'articolo 155 . Tuttavia ritengo che il governo di Madrid più che addurre come giustificazione della propria azione repressiva l'argomentazione legalistico-costituzionale e dello stato di diritto, come ho detto la storia è piena di costituzioni che sono state modificate, avrebbe avuto molta più autorevolezza se si fosse posto come garante proprio di tutta quella parte della società catalana che legittimamente non vuole ... Read More »

Pakistan took 'tremendous advantage' of USA for years: Donald Trump

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He also praised Pakistan's cooperation, saying it was "a sign that it is honouring America's wishes for it to do more to provide security in the region". Pakistani officials bristle at USA claims Islamabad is not doing enough to tackle Islamist militants, particularly the Haqqanis, saying they have cooperated for years and launched military operations to push out militants from its soil. Read More »

Two Lashkar militants killed in Pulwama encounter

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The neutralised terrorist was the last serviving aide of slain terrorist Burhan Wani. Meanwhile, dozens of civilians were injured in massive clashes that erupted in Litter and adjacent villages of south Kashmir's Pulwama district as the gunfight raged on. Read More »

Rahul Gandhi to be Congress chief, hints Sonia

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And the Gandhi scion has certainly upped his social media game to take on the ruling party and its leadership. Addressing a press meet at BJP headquarters, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, "I am getting curious as Rahul Gandhi is visiting temples and paying obeisance to gods with sincerity". Read More »

Stock Price Analysis of United States Steel Corp. (X)

Private Advisor Group LLC now owns 14,997 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $165,000 after buying an additional 2,950 shares during the last quarter. The most recent non open market insider trade was completed by CUNEO DENNIS C on 10/02/2017, and was a acquisition of 4,605 shares with a final price of $0. Read More »

Matthew Stafford expected to play Sunday against Saints

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Stafford practiced all week, so it's not surprising that he's expected to play despite being listed as questionable . However, fans shouldn't worry as Adam Schefter of ESPN says he'll be suiting up on Sunday. The Lions also listed Ezekiel Ansah (knee), receiver Kenny Golladay (hamstring), guard T.J. Lang (back), offensive tackle Rick Wagner (shoulder) and running back Dwayne Washington (quad) as questionable . Read More »

Trump sanctions Iran Islamic Revolutionary Guard

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US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in a statement that role of DMO is great when Iran is world's greatest terrorist supporter. "Given that the army and (other) armed forces of a country are guarantors of its security, the (possible) move (by the USA to designate IRGC forces as terrorists) is tantamount to a declaration of war", he noted. Read More »

USDA to Raise Soybean Production Forecast, Analysts Say

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They see the USDA's corn production estimate at 14.168 billion bushels, down slightly from September, with corn yield at 169.7 bushel per acre. That beats last year's record of 593 million bushels. A moderate rise, when considering the expected high yields of US Corn . Analysts surveyed by The Wall Street Journal expect the agency to forecast soybean production at 4.439 billion bushels, up from its September estimate of 4.431 billion. Read More »

California couple survive inferno in swimming pool

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Around midnight, Giraudo called her parents again. According to the LA Times , it was only 12C when they emerged. They had no warning. They looked out the window and saw the fire in the distance. "This is where we are". Having no other option, the couple went to their neighbor's property and prepared to get in the pool. Fire consumes a barn as an out of control wildfire moves through the area on October 9, 2017 in Glen Ellen, California. Read More »

UNESCO Withdrawal 'Counterproductive,' According to UN Foundation Official

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This is the latest worldwide kerfuffle - the USA wants out of the UN's Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization, and it's blaming the agency's debt, the need for reform, and an anti-Israel bias. "But I don't believe it's part of a broader pattern of disengagement by this administration". The membership of the UN carries with it a right to the membership to UNESCO , according to Article II of the UN Constitution . Read More »

Man used meat cleaver to kill wife, injure mother-in-law, police say

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Her mother, 54-year-old Thulsa Rimal, is hospitalized. It started around 2:30 p.m.in the family's kitchen and the violence soon spilled out into the street, where neighbors attempted to intervene. Police say they had recent contact with Gurung when he called them on October 7 to be treated "for mental health issues and concerns about his deteriorating relationship with his wife", according to the tweeted press release. Read More »

Authorities believe body of woman is missing Arizona teacher

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Runge said the time the manner and cause of death is unknown and is pending an autopsy. Gorospe hadn't been seen since posting bond for 27-year-old Charlie Malzahn. Malzahn was arrested after he crashed the SUV following a police pursuit. With him, he had the white Toyota RAV4 that Gorospe had been driving when she disappeared, police say. Read More »

Jean-Claude Juncker: Thanks for war, but pay up for Brexit talks

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The tit-for-tat came after Hammond was sharply criticized by members of his own Conservative government for his cheerless approach to Brexit - the British departure from the EU. "I am not hating the British". They have to pay, not in an impossible way. But the European Commission official did offer some hope by claiming he would explore "ways of getting out of this deadlock" in time for the European Council summit on 14 December, suggesting he might try and persuade EU leaders to loosen ... Read More »

Dsc Advisors LP Raised Goldman Sachs Group INC (GS) Stake

The Massachusetts-based Seaward Mngmt Limited Partnership has invested 1.49% in Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS). (The) by 10.5% in the 2nd quarter. NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. Dsc Advisors Lp bought 52,500 shares as the company's stock declined 13.97% while stock markets rallied. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink . Read More »