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Opposition leader Alexei Navalny has worked to organize protests in support of his presidential bid across Russian Federation on Saturday, President Vladimir Putin's birthday. Russian law doesn't specifically prohibit someone from calling for an election boycott, but authorities previous year blocked access to several websites that did so.
  • Four die in rollover accident on Kansas I-70

    Four die in rollover accident on Kansas I-70

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    Luft, 14-year-old Aria L. Luft, 20-year-old Brianna E. Luft and 18-year-old Saleena A. Senzee. During last year's Christmas holiday counting period, the Patrol investigated 260 traffic crashes, which included 86 injuries and five fatalities.
  • Staying Below Average Next 7 Days

    Staying Below Average Next 7 Days

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    You'll need to be reminded of what normal is for this time of year, as we look to spend the next seven to ten days well below those averages. While increasingly bitter cold, the forecast is a mostly dry one through at least Friday . As of now, we have a 40% chance of snow showers with highs dropping into the mid 20s for both Sunday and Monday. The cold came with some snow north of Hwy.
  • Uber said to be selling its car-leasing business

    Uber said to be selling its car-leasing business

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    Uber did not immediately reply to a request for comment from The Drive , while a spokesperson for Fair.com said the company was not commenting "at this time". But, as part of the deal, Uber will take a stake in Fair and the startup will become an exclusive partner with Uber, offering drivers the ability to lease cars.
  • City under an extreme cold weather warning

    City under an extreme cold weather warning

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    According to Environment Canada , a "frigid" Arctic air mass is "entrenched" over the province and is expected to bring overnight lows into the -30s and daytime highs in the -20s this week. They recommend dressing warmly in layers, with a wind resistant outer layer. Santa Claus had better be dressed for the elements when he and the reindeer hit Saskatchewan because it will be cold.
  • Palestinians dead in clashes over Trump's Jerusalem move

    Palestinians dead in clashes over Trump's Jerusalem move

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    The Philippines was the only nation in Asia that voted in favor of the UN Partition Plan for Palestine on November 29, 1947. The French ambassador to the United Nations, François Delattre, noted the impact of the US claim about Jerusalem , and its impact on the Israel-Palestine peace process, saying , "It is more important than ever to rally the worldwide community around the agreed parameters of the peace process, and this of course includes the United States, as everyone is aware of its ...
  • Shoes worn by Jadhav's wife were 'suspicious': Foreign Office

    Shoes worn by Jadhav's wife were 'suspicious': Foreign Office

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    The statement also pointed out that Jadhav's mother was not allowed to speak to him in her mother tongue and that his wife's mangalsutra was removed citing security concerns. The MEA further noted: "Most of his (Jadhav's) remarks were clearly tutored and created to perpetuate the false narrative of his alleged activities in Pakistan".
  • RHONY Star Luann de Lesseps Apologizes After Battery On A Police Officer

    RHONY Star Luann de Lesseps Apologizes After Battery On A Police Officer

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    De Lesseps is expected back in court on January 25. Multiple news outlets have stated that the intoxicated reality star reportedly kicked a police officer and said, "I'm going to kill you all". Before her release, the judge told the reality star she may have a drinking problem but warned her to not respond as to not incriminate herself, according to TMZ .
  • Four People Found Dead in Upstate New York Home

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    Police reportedly have not confirmed an estimated time of death. "Unfortunately, it's frightful, terrible, sad. especially at this time of year", DeWolf was quoted as saying in the report. "Things are unfolding right now", State Police Lt. Rob Appleton of Troop G Bureau of Criminal Investigation said. Police continue to investigate the incident and are asking anyone with information to contact the Troy Police Department.
  • Mnuchin Prankster Says Bar Talk Sparked Gift Wrapped Manure Plan

    Mnuchin Prankster Says Bar Talk Sparked Gift Wrapped Manure Plan

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    He defended his decision to drop the box of manure - which he says he got from a horse-owning friend - off at Mnuchin's house as a "prank" aimed at raising the awareness of Americans about the idea that " Republicans have done nothing for the American worker" and other political topics.
  • Bhad Bhabie Pays Off Her Mom's Mortgage For Christmas

    Bhad Bhabie Pays Off Her Mom's Mortgage For Christmas

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    Her mom is then shown opening it and being brought to tears in disbelief. Inside the card was a check for more than $65,000. Her song, according to Entertainment Weekly , speaks of her upbringing, which allegedly involved selling pills "like they were Skittles" when she was 11.
  • Governor issues exec order to allow early property tax filing

    Governor issues exec order to allow early property tax filing

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    Those mailing in their prepayments should talk with their tax advisers to make sure the payment is deductible in 2017, county officials said in a release. 29. Residents can also postmark tax payments on December 29 or 30 if they are seeking some pre-payment benefit. Starting Wednesday, you can look up your bill online at the Onondaga County Office of Real Property Tax Services website.
  • North Korea missile developers hit by United States sanctions

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    According to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, Deputy Director of the Workers' Party of Korea Military Industry Department Kim Jong Sik and First Vice Department Director of the Workers' Party of Korea Central Committee Ri Pyong Chol, were targeted due to their alleged involvement in the country's ballistic missile programs.
  • United States police remove white supremacist group's memorial to Justine Ruszczyk

    United States police remove white supremacist group's memorial to Justine Ruszczyk

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    Namely: The victim was a 40-year-old white Minneapolitan shot after calling 911 about a possible assault in her alley. Photos showed the display with candles, flowers, cards reading "United We Stand", and a framed photo of Damond. Hate has no place in Minneapolis. Damond, an Australian woman living in Minneapolis, was shot dead by a Somali-American police officer. . Her death sparked widespread condemnation and led to the resignation of the city's police chief.
  • GST collection dips to Rs80,808 crore in November

    GST collection dips to Rs80,808 crore in November

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    In August, finance minister Arun Jaitley at the time of revealing the first set of GST revenue figures for July had said that based on back-of-the-envelope calculation linked to the targets in the 2017-18 Budget, the central government's monthly tax revenue should be Rs 48,000 crore and that of states at Rs 43,000 crore, taking the combined target of the two to Rs 91,000 crore.
  • Israel woos ten countries to move embassies to Jerusalem

    Israel woos ten countries to move embassies to Jerusalem

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    Israel's Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely said, "We are in contact with at least ten countries, some of them in Europe". Other countries reportedly in talks to move their embassies are South America's Paraguay and the west African nation of Togo.
  • House race plans to sue over disputed ballot

    House race plans to sue over disputed ballot

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    Just one day before the state Board of Elections is set to decide the victor of the 94th House of Delegates district race by drawing lots, Democratic contender Shelly Simonds is taking the fight to court. The ballot shows the voter filled in the bubble for both Yancey and Simonds, but there was a line through the bubble for Simonds. Election officials in Newport News, Va., examined ballots that a computer failed to scan.
  • Liverpool v Swansea City - Confirmed lineups - Klopp fields full strength attack

    Liverpool v Swansea City - Confirmed lineups - Klopp fields full strength attack

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    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has insisted that he is not a coach who ignores the defensive side of the game, claiming that it is his instinct to "defend first" rather than go or all out attack. Salah twice came close in the five-minute spell of pressure which followed, but the Egypt worldwide fired wide before being denied by Fabianski as Swansea continued to struggle.
  • Rajasthan Police arrest cow smuggler in Alwar , Watch Video

    Rajasthan Police arrest cow smuggler in Alwar , Watch Video

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    After the BJP government was facing flank on the cow vigilantism, the Rajasthan police have arrested a man for allegedly involving in cow smuggling. In 2016, Ahuja made it to national newspapers for his comment: "Daily 50,000 pieces of bones, 3,000 used condoms, 500 used abortion injections and 10,000 cigarettes were found in Jawaharlal Nehru University campus".
  • President Trump issues 'joyous' statement on Kwanzaa

    President Trump issues 'joyous' statement on Kwanzaa

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    Trump, spending the week at his lavish Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida , was golfing at one of his nearby courses when the statement was released. 'Today marks the first day of Kwanzaa , a weeklong celebration of African American heritage and culture.
  • Heart of Dallas Bowl: Utah vs

    Heart of Dallas Bowl: Utah vs

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    Utah needs a victory Tuesday to finish with a winning record for the fourth consecutive season. "There wouldn't be anything better than getting a win for your last football game". From way back ever since I got to Utah , the bowl preparation has been very focused, very intense and we practice just like we do during the regular season.
  • Glass panel separates Kulbhushan Jadhav from wife and mother

    Glass panel separates Kulbhushan Jadhav from wife and mother

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    In India , officials however downplayed the comments by the Pakistani minister, maintaining that an Indian diplomat was only accompanying Jadhav's family and it can not be construed as "consular access". "It is not the last meeting". Earlier, media reports said that Pakistan had asked India to convey the plan of Jadhav's family at the earliest otherwise it would be hard to arrange the meeting.
  • Korea calls latest sanctions 'act of war'

    Korea calls latest sanctions 'act of war'

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    The latest sanctions against North Korea are tantamount to an act of war, the regime said today. North Korea on November 29 said it successfully tested a new ICBM that put the USA mainland within range of its nuclear weapons . North Korea's leading newspaper, the Rodong Sinmun of the Workers' Party, ran an editorial on its front page stressing the importance of launching an all-out campaign to pay a great deal of attention to the ideology presented in Kim's address on Saturday.
  • Netanyahu, Japanese foreign minister tout strengthening ties

    Netanyahu, Japanese foreign minister tout strengthening ties

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    Visiting Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono invited Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to meet Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in Tokyo, with diplomatic officials on Tuesday saying Netanyahu would agree if the U.S. Due to the wave of ransomware attacks earlier this year, Japan sought - and received - Israeli assistance in its cyber security sector in order to protect its networks ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Israel Defense reported in June.
  • 'Harry may CHEAT ON YOU' Princess Diana's SHOCK warning to Meghan

    'Harry may CHEAT ON YOU' Princess Diana's SHOCK warning to Meghan

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    Mary Magdalene for public worship at 11 a.m. Meghan Markle made her first appearance with the rest of the royals on Christmas Day. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge , Princes Philip and Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall, as well as with other members of the family also attended.
  • Trader's Focus- Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)

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    Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. It has underperformed by 3.88% the S&P500. (YUM) by 62.27% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The rating was maintained by William Blair on Friday, July 21 with "Buy". On Tuesday, October 10 the stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Buy".
  • Lifelong best friends discover they're brothers

    Lifelong best friends discover they're brothers

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    Robinson, who was adopted, goes by "Robby" and used to fly 737s for Aloha Airlines, so it didn't take long for the men to make the connection. Mr Robinson told KHON2: 'I had a younger brother that I lost when he was 19, so I never had nieces or nephews.
  • Femen Protester: Jesus Heist Attempted at Vatican Nativity Scene

    Femen Protester: Jesus Heist Attempted at Vatican Nativity Scene

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    Peter's Square to hear Pope Francis' Christmas Day message. The group identified the arrested woman as Femen "sextremist" Alisa Vinogradova, encouraging other women to follow in her footsteps and steal baby Jesuses from religious organizations to signify women's right to use their bodies as they wish.
  • OfficeOfRG Rahul Gandhi ! I asked her why? She whispers … He's handsome !

    OfficeOfRG Rahul Gandhi ! I asked her why? She whispers … He's handsome !

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    In his reply, Rahul said, "Dear Dipali, Please wish your attractive grandmother a very happy birthday and a merry Xmas. She whispers ... He's handsome!", tweeted Sikand with a picture of her grandmother cutting a cake. In his tweets, Rahul has attacked the BJP and its leaders and on occasion revealed his interests - like photos of him practicing Aikido, a form of Japanese martial arts.
  • Trump slams Federal Bureau of Investigation and Clinton for dossier claims

    Trump slams Federal Bureau of Investigation and Clinton for dossier claims

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    The FBI used it to obtain permission to monitor the communications of Trump associate Cater Page, prompting the president to say the FBI was "going after the Trump campaign". With the information remaining sketchy, Trump made a decision to cite a recent Fox News story to use during his latest Twitter rant on December 26.
  • Australia coach Darren Lehmann to step down after 2019 Ashes

    Australia coach Darren Lehmann to step down after 2019 Ashes

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    Lehmann had previous coaching experiences with Deccan Chargers, Brisbane Heat in the IPL and BBL respectively before taking the Australian job. Darren Lehmann announced that he will step down as the head coach of the Australian national cricket team after his contract with Cricket Australia ends after the Ashes series in 2019.
  • Phoenix police seek driver who fled fatal accident

    Phoenix police seek driver who fled fatal accident

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    Police did not immediately release the name of the suspect or the guard. The other child who was killed was 11 years old. Police said they made contact with the gunman inside an apartment and that is when they discovered that two children were believed to be inside with him.
  • Plane slides off taxiway at Boston Airport

    Plane slides off taxiway at Boston Airport

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    None of the passengers were injured. Responding to air traffic controllers after the incident, one of the plane's pilots said, "Everything's fine". "We just need a tow". Massachusetts Department of Transportation said it had almost 2,000 crews out plowing snow. They also reduced the speed limit on the Massachusetts Turnpike to 40 miles per hour.
  • Winter Weather Advisory in Place Overnight Tonight for Snow

    Winter Weather Advisory in Place Overnight Tonight for Snow

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    The Department of Sanitation issued a snow alert for the city starting at 10 p.m. Sunday , even though Storm Team 4 doesn't expect any snow to stick amid the slush and rain. The weather service said motorists should be ready for snow covered roads and limited visibility. This will make travel a "slow go", and possibly even a "no go" for a time early tomorrow morning.
  • Arab alliance: Yemen 1m cholera cases report exaggerated

    Arab alliance: Yemen 1m cholera cases report exaggerated

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    Nikki Haley, the USA ambassador to United Nations, on December 14 presented the debris of a missile at a military base in Washington in which she claimed was made by Iran and fired at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh on November 4.
  • Mason City Community Christmas dinner provides food and fellowship on Christmas Day

    Mason City Community Christmas dinner provides food and fellowship on Christmas Day

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    The Reverend of St. Paul's said it doesn't matter why anyone choose to come. "It's a community-wide event". "Just walk right in and have a seat", said Spear, who sat near the entrance as greeter. Though the event drew a smaller crowd than the Thanksgiving event, chairman Gary Humphreys said that's often the case. "We started talking about this Christmas Eve, last Christmas Eve".
  • Up to 20 cm of snow expected across GTA on Christmas Eve

    Up to 20 cm of snow expected across GTA on Christmas Eve

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    The snowfall is expected to start around 9 pm on Christmas Eve, tapering off overnight or on Christmas Day. Queens and Kings counties have a weather statement in effect from Environment Canada . "It's not looking like we'll get the 15 centimetre snowfall warning amount", said Environment Canada meteorologist Mitch Meredith. Active weather is expected to continue throughout the week in Toronto as temperatures are expected to drop.