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The border town of Kargil was the coldest place in the region after the mercury dipped about 2 degree from Thursday and settled at minus 10.2 degree. In Haryana, Hisar was the coldest place recording a low of 4 degrees Celsius. The day temperature was recorded at 21.8 degree Celsius which was 4 degree Celsius below the normal temperature. Against minus 1.5 degree recorded on Thursday, the night temperature in the summer capital was minus 0.1 degree, which is about a degree above normal.
  • Tandem Investment Advisors Inc. Buys Shares of 88403 CVS Health Corp (CVS)

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    Capital Planning Advisors Llc who had been investing in Cvs Health Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $74.04B market cap company. The firm has "Buy" rating by Oppenheimer given on Tuesday, August 8. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, October 6 by UBS. As per Thursday, August 20, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank.
  • Trump vows GOP tax cut will spur explosive growth

    Trump vows GOP tax cut will spur explosive growth

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    Polling has consistently found approval ratings for the bill at below 35 percent, and a CBS poll from last week found that 76 percent of Americans believe its biggest benefits will go to the largest corporations. But the lower rates and a host of other benefits would expire after 2025. But the GOP plan allows parents to use that money - up to $10,000 a year per child - to also pay for private K-12 school tuition and home-schooling.
  • United Kingdom diplomat found dead in Beirut, murder probe launched

    United Kingdom diplomat found dead in Beirut, murder probe launched

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    The FCO also says it is providing support to the family of the victim. It is believed Ms Dykes, who was in her 30s, was raped before her death. A family spokesman said they were "devastated by the loss of our beloved Rebecca". Dykes had been living in Beirut since January while working as the Department for International Development's program and police manager, according to the BBC .
  • Congress sweeps civic polls in Punjab

    Congress sweeps civic polls in Punjab

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    Punjab's ruling Congress swept the municipal elections in the state on Sunday even as the opposition Shiromani Akali Dal and BJP alleged booth capturing and misuse of power. There were a total of 873 polling stations in the state having 1,938 polling booths. In 90 wards, the candidates had earlier won unopposed and out of these three candidates belonged to the Patiala Municipal Corporation and 87 to municipal councils and nagar panchayats.
  • Russia: CIA Information Thwarted St. Petersburg Attack

    Russia: CIA Information Thwarted St. Petersburg Attack

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    The Kremlin added that Putin asked Trump to convey gratitude to the CIA and assured him that Russian law enforcement agencies would hand over any information they get about potential terror threats against the United States, as they have done in the past.
  • Three dead in plane crash near Oldenburg

    Three dead in plane crash near Oldenburg

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    Stephen Wheeles. It happened in a rural area of Oldenburg, Indiana, shortly after 9 p.m. Saturday. One dog did survive. "My thoughts and prayers go out to the victims' families", the sergeant said. No names have been released. Franklin County-At least one fatality confirmed as a result of the small plane crash near Oldenburg. Wheeles said more information may be released Sunday.
  • Pakistan confirms 'processing' visa applications of Kulbhushan Jadhav's wife, mother

    Pakistan confirms 'processing' visa applications of Kulbhushan Jadhav's wife, mother

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    According to FO spokesperson Kulbhushan's mother and wife has submitted visa applications on humanitarian grounds. Apprehended Indian spy Kulbhushan Yadav's mother and wife has on Saturday submitted visa applications to meet him. In April 2016, Pakistan sentenced the RAW agent to death for carrying out espionage and sabotage activities in Balochistan and Karachi. The counter-memorial said the consular access under the Vienna Convention was reserved only for legitimate visitors and not ...
  • Cold wave conditions to continue in northern India

    Cold wave conditions to continue in northern India

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    Normal life in Punjab and Haryana were disrupted by thick fog this morning, with the minimum temperature hovering below normal at a few places for the third day today. Narnaul braved the chill at 4.5 degrees Celsius, while Karnal recorded a low of 5 degrees Celsius. The famous ski-resort of Gulmarg in north Kashmir recorded a low of minus 8.4 degrees Celsius last night.
  • Oklahoma man kept stepdaughter captive for 19 years

    Oklahoma man kept stepdaughter captive for 19 years

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    Investigators say Henri Michele Piette fathered nine children with his victim, who was allegedly raped, beaten and tortured regularly, beginning at the age of 11 or 12. A GoFundMe account to help McGinnis and her children who range in age from 2 to 17 years old. Her eldest child, a son, ran away before her escape; they have since been reunited.
  • Omarosa says Donald Trump is 'racial' but not racist

    Omarosa says Donald Trump is 'racial' but not racist

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    Multiple sources told DailyMail that Manigault was sacked by White House Chief of Staff John Kelly and claimed that her conduct was the problem. Former reality TV star Omarosa Manigault-Newman, whose departure was announced this week, went on to say that despite those exchanges, she did not consider the president a racist.
  • Police slap terror charges on NY subway bombing suspect

    Police slap terror charges on NY subway bombing suspect

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    An announcement on federal charges was expected later. It was not immediately clear when he would be presented in court. Ullah married a Bangladeshi woman about two years ago and she lived in Dhaka, the cousin said, adding that he was educated in Bangladesh before he moved to the United States.
  • Omarosa 'Escorted' Out of White House by Security After She Was Fired

    Omarosa 'Escorted' Out of White House by Security After She Was Fired

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    The former reality TV star, whose duties in the Trump administration were never especially clear, has handed in her resignation, according to a statement from White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders . During the first months of Trump's administration, aides were known to wander in and out of meetings, a practice Kelly ended across the board. She made headlines when she appeared at a National Association of Black Journalists convention in August-and then walked off stage.
  • Treasury reviewing Zuma's free higher education proposal

    Treasury reviewing Zuma's free higher education proposal

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    Critics will likely raise eyebrows on the timing of the announcement as the conference is key for SA's economic and political trajectory. Zuma released the Heher Commission report in November following media reports that he was preparing to announce a plan to introduce free tertiary education, which Morris Masutha, the apparent ex-boyfriend of his daughter, had allegedly devised.
  • Mallika Sherawat evicted from Paris home?

    Mallika Sherawat evicted from Paris home?

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    The landlord allegedly had ordered the seizure of items in the house. Mallika Sherawat Paris Apartment On the other side, Mallika has an interesting version to tell about this. Yesterday, the news of Mallika's eviction from her Paris apartment made rounds. Though we keep on seeing her on annual Cannes Film Festival, the 41-year-old actress has moved out of India and is happily living in Paris with her boyfriend Cyrille Auxenfans for some time now.
  • Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's official wedding date announced

    Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's official wedding date announced

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    Prince Harry and Meghan shared the happy news of their engagement back in November, with a similarly form on social media. 'His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales and Ms. The twittersphere may not think that Ivanka has a shot at snagging the golden ticket, but as People reported, Markle's featuring of the oldest Trump daughter on her blog "The Tig" in 2014 indicates that she might be a fan.
  • May Praises EU Move Delivering 'Smooth' Brexit

    May Praises EU Move Delivering 'Smooth' Brexit

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    Britain and the EU27 are now set to start discussing the terms of a post-Brexit transition period lasting about two years and the trading relationship. The four-page guidelines pour cold water on Brexiteers' hopes of a swift movement to detailed negotiations on a free trade agreement with the EU. "We will give the mandate for preparation for the Commission and ourselves for the negotiations for the future of our relations", Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite said, seeing those talks ...
  • Putin to withdraw Russian troops from Syria

    Putin to withdraw Russian troops from Syria

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    Along the way, he announced a withdrawal of Russian troops from Syria, presided over the signing of a $21 billion plan to build a nuclear power plant in Egypt, and called President Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel "counterproductive" and "destabilizing", a criticism he leveled without mentioning Trump by name.
  • A CDC ban on 'fetus' and 'transgender?' Experts alarmed

    A CDC ban on 'fetus' and 'transgender?' Experts alarmed

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    However, that list expanded beyond just the CDC and to multiple other agencies as well. Much of the CDC's work has strong bipartisan support. The other banned words were decent variety, privilege, defenseless, hatchling, and proof based, with the CDC staff in the meeting supposedly told that as opposed to utilizing the expressions confirm based or science-based , they ought to rather say: "The "CDC constructs its proposals in light of science in thought with group gauges and wishes".
  • Forex: What the BoE Decision on UK Interest Rates Means For GBP

    Forex: What the BoE Decision on UK Interest Rates Means For GBP

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    The global economy is growing strongly, domestic financial conditions are highly accommodative and consumer confidence has remained resilient. UK's inflation continues to surprise to the upside in November. "The Committee noted the progress in the Article 50 negotiations between the United Kingdom and the European Union." In line with the framework set out at the time of the referendum, the MPC now judges it appropriate to tighten modestly the stance of monetary policy in order to return ...
  • Multiple casualties in Pakistan Methodist church attack

    Multiple casualties in Pakistan Methodist church attack

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    The church had organised different programmes all throughout December to mark Christmas, according to its Facebook page. "We have cleared the immediate area around the church, and we are now clearing a peripheral area further out", Ansari said, speaking to the media at the site of the attack.
  • Decorating the White House Christmas Tree

    Decorating the White House Christmas Tree

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    McKinnon's Sessions says, "Oh don't worry, I won't snitch". To settle him down, the first lady encourages her husband to turn to trimming a Christmas tree, by hanging ornaments depicting the faces of "all the haters and losers I destroyed this year".
  • Trump Cries 'Whore' At Gillibrand

    Trump Cries 'Whore' At Gillibrand

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    The radio went off again. "He thinks mommy is doing a bad job ", she recalled telling him. So why should anyone be surprised that the USA Today's editorial board has issued a statement concluding that: "A president who would all but call Sen".
  • Explosion rocks major bus terminal in NY

    Explosion rocks major bus terminal in NY

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    Police identified the suspect allegedly behind the NY bus terminal explosion as Akayed Ullah , 27, and said the attack appears to be isolated. The police have identified the suspect as Akayed Ullah and have placed him in custody, New York City Police Commissioner James O'Neil said at a press conference held near the scene.
  • Grambling falls short in Celebration Bowl

    Grambling falls short in Celebration Bowl

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    He was successful during that stretch with a 35-12 record and a SWAC Championship in 2008. The action starts at noon on Saturday on ABC with the Celebration Bowl between North Carolina A&T and Grambling, champions of the MEAC and SWAC, respectively.
  • Winds fuel California wildfire, state's third largest on record

    Winds fuel California wildfire, state's third largest on record

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    As of Friday, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, known as Cal Fire, had spent just over $600 million battling a spate of wildfires across the state, including almost $89 million to fight the ongoing Thomas fire in Southern California's Ventura County.
  • NEC Approves $1b From ECA To Fight Boko Haram

    NEC Approves $1b From ECA To Fight Boko Haram

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    Ex-aviation minister, Chief Olufemi Fani Kayode has reacted to the withdrawal of $1 billion from the country's Excess Crude account , saying that the money was earmarked to be used for the upcoming 20019 Elections and not to fight Boko Haram .
  • Robin Roberts Created Waves by Dissing Omarosa Manigault on Good Morning America

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    A friend of Omarosa's , a conservative media personality Armstrong Williams, questioned the timing of her ouster by writing on Facebook, "Funny how her story is knocking Roy Moore off front pages". Newman, who was the only black senior adviser to the president, also acknowledged the lack of diversity in the White House, noting that often times she felt "lonely".
  • Moors & Cabot Inc. Buys New Position in Lam Research Co. (LRCX)

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    At Bancorp who had been investing in Hd Supply Hldgs Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $7.13B market cap company. The stock increased 1.11% or $0.81 during the last trading session, reaching $74.05. Therefore 91% are positive. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.81 EPS. research analysts anticipate that Lam Research Co.
  • IN set to face No.18 Notre Dame in Crossroads Classic

    IN set to face No.18 Notre Dame in Crossroads Classic

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    Irish senior guard Matt Farrell prepares to drive on an opponent during Notre Dame's 105-66 win over Chicago State on November 16 at Purcell Pavilion. He said he thinks his team believes a lot more in the new system than it did when it opened the season November 10 with an ugly 21-point loss to Indiana State at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall.
  • Fire danger approaches very high levels Saturday

    Fire danger approaches very high levels Saturday

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    Northeast wind gusting between 35 and 55 miles per hour combined with low humidity will extend the potential for critical fire weather conditions across the mountains and valleys of L.A. Red-flag warnings are also in place for much of Southern California, the Sierra Nevada foothills and the northern two-thirds of the Central Valley.
  • Trump is 'not fit to clean the toilets' at Obama's presidential library

    Trump is 'not fit to clean the toilets' at Obama's presidential library

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    In Trump's tweet to Gillibrand on Tuesday, he called her a "lightweight" and said that she would "come to my office "begging" for campaign contributions not so long ago (and would do anything for them)". a minute away from finalizing, maybe the most historic tax cut to our nation and here she is", he said. Kirsten Gillibrand and took her frustrations out on First Lady Melania Trump and First Daughter Ivanka Trump.
  • Rain Likely For Sunday Morning

    Rain Likely For Sunday Morning

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    By Wednesday , the rain will begin to move off to the east, but we will continue to have cloudy conditions. A trough of low pressure moves through the area today and will touch off scattered snow showers. For the rest of the week we'll dry up and see partly cloudy skies, but we'll stay cold. Sunday will see a major change according to Met Eireann as it will be much milder than the last week however there will be outbreaks of rain that will clear later in the day.
  • Argentine naval admiral sacked over disappearance of ARA San Juan submarine

    Argentine naval admiral sacked over disappearance of ARA San Juan submarine

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    The sacking of Navy Admiral Marcelo Srur came as relatives of the missing crew demonstrated on Saturday outside the presidential palace in the capital, Buenos Aires. "Well, here we are, we're reminding them of that", he added. On November 30, the Argentine Navy announced the end of its rescue activities but specified that the mission to locate the vessel was still ongoing.
  • The US spent millions researching UFO sightings

    The US spent millions researching UFO sightings

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    The Defense Department says the program shut down in 2012, although Elizondo told The Times the only thing that ended in 2012 was ended was government's funding of the program. He approached Reid earlier in 2007 about a Defense Intelligence Agency official's interest in visiting his Skinwalker Ranch property in Utah-considered a point of interest for believers in paranormal and UFO activities.
  • Father's grisly discovery: Woman mauled to death by own dogs

    Father's grisly discovery: Woman mauled to death by own dogs

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    While she had a Glen Allen address, Agnew said, Stephens grew up in Goochland and frequently walked the dogs in the wooded area where her body was found, which was near an old family farm. During the conference, Agnew described the dogs as "very large, brindle-colored pit bull dogs". The sheriff says they were huge and trained to fight.