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Global S.Korea welcomes Kim's offer for dialogue
Author: 0 S.Korea welcomes Kim's offer for dialogue

Moon's comments contrasted with those of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , who said on Monday that Seoul should stop asking foreign countries for help in improving ties between the two Koreas. Asked to comment on Kim's speech, U.S. President Donald Trump said: "We'll see, we'll see", as he walked into a New Year's Eve celebration at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida.

Global Cairo shaken by deadly attack on Coptic Christian bookshop and church
Author: 0 Cairo shaken by deadly attack on Coptic Christian bookshop and church

The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attack, along with several other terrorist attacks on Coptic Christians over the a year ago in in Egypt, resulting in the deaths of more than 100. Egypt's Coptic Christians make up about 10 per cent of the country's 93 million people, and are the largest religious minority in the region. President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has personally chaired meetings with his top security chiefs in recent days to discuss security during New Year's Eve and ...

Global Seoul holds second ship over 'oil transfers' to North Korea
Author: 0 Seoul holds second ship over 'oil transfers' to North Korea

State outlet Yonhap News Agency reported the ship can carry more than 5,000 metric tons of oil and has a crew mostly from China and Myanmar. South Korea has seized a Panama-flagged ship suspected of transferring oil products to North Korea in breach of United Nations sanctions, a report said Sunday.

Global PM Modi urges nation to start 2018 with positive spirit
Author: 0 PM Modi urges nation to start 2018 with positive spirit

The ASEAN countries include Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos, and Brunei. "When we talk of new India then that new India will be free from the poison of casteism, communalism, terrorism and corruption; free from filth and poverty".

Global Hard Freeze Warning and Wind Chill Advisory issued
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The extreme cold combined with even light winds can freeze exposed skin in just a few minutes. Though the threat of winter precipitation will have ended, the arctic airmass in place and north winds 10 to 15 miles per hour will make for a frigid start to 2018.

Global Dead man makes list of Buhari's new appointment
Author: 0 Dead man makes list of Buhari's new appointment

A list of over 1,460 people was released Friday evening but careful scrutiny by local media portals revealed duplications and names of deceased persons and others who were not in the ruling party. But reacting to the issue, spokesman of the President, Mr Garba Shehu, said the error in the list was not enough to castigate the President for. "The panel did its work and turned in its report early in 2017".

Global NY fire caused by child playing with stove
Author: 0 NY fire caused by child playing with stove

Francis' two children, two-year-old Kylie Francis and seven-year-old Kelesha Francis, along with her 19-year-old niece Shawntay Young, are said to be among the dead. That was the last time they were together, much to her regret now. Not considering the possibility of a fire, Sakyi said she initially took off all of her clothes, but then went to the door to see what was happening.

Global United States police kill man in a 'swatting' incident after prank 911 call
Author: 0 United States police kill man in a 'swatting' incident after prank 911 call

While this is absolutely an illustration of the worst of the worst in toxic online behavior, Andrew Finch's death isn't simply an issue of SWATting and the callousness of some online gamers . (The call) went to a substation first, then it was relayed to dispatch, then dispatch gave it to us. "That was the information we were working off of".

Global Neighbors Greet Vacationing Mike Pence With 'Make America Gay Again' Banner
Author: 0 Neighbors Greet Vacationing Mike Pence With 'Make America Gay Again' Banner

When Pence announced he was temporarily moving to the affluent Chevy Chase neighborhood in Washington, D.C., residents there posted rainbow flags outside their homes. Just how anti-LGBT is Mike Pence? President Donald Trump once said of Pence, during a conversation about gay rights, "Don't ask that guy - he wants to hang them all ", according to the New Yorker .

Global 1 to Clinch Gold at 2017 World Rapid Chess Championships
Author: 0 1 to Clinch Gold at 2017 World Rapid Chess Championships

However, Anand felt he had lost the plot after the first three games ended in draws. However, Anand had to play the tie-breaker before clinching the title as Vladimir Fedoseev and Ian Nepomniachtchi, both of Russian Federation, also scored 10.5.

Global Lesbian Couple, Two Kids Murdered in Upstate New York
Author: 0 Lesbian Couple, Two Kids Murdered in Upstate New York

They were found dead December 26 inside their basement apartment at 158 2nd Avenue in the Lansingburgh section of the city. Police said that two women living together as partners, aged 36 and 22, and the older woman's two children, an 11-year-old boy and a 5-year-old girl, were killed in a "savage" attack.

Author: 0 Nifty goes above 10500, Sensex in green ahead of F&O expiry

On the other hand, Tata Steel (1.78%), Dr Reddy'S Laboratories (1.30%), HDFC Bank (0.82%), Wipro (0.72%), Mahindra & Mahindra (0.44%), and Tata Power Company (0.43%) were the major gainers in the Sensex. The gains in India's two key indices are higher than the Dow Jones, which has risen over 25 per cent. Indices in Europe have risen 6-10 per cent.

Global Tiger Zinda Hai enters Rs 200 Cr Club, eyes Rs 300 Cr
Author: 0 Tiger Zinda Hai enters Rs 200 Cr Club, eyes Rs 300 Cr

Emerges an OUTRIGHT WINNER. The report further stated that the film has become the highest-grossing film of 2017 after "Bahubali - The Conclusion" in just one week. Tiger Zinda Hai has been panned by the critics some of which have called the film exclusively for the entertainment of Salman Khan's fans and others have criticised the runtime of the film.

Global 12 dead in NY's worst apartment blaze in 25 years
Author: 0 12 dead in NY's worst apartment blaze in 25 years

The apartment door remained open. The fire then spread quickly, with the five story building's stairwell acting like a chimney. "We're in the midst right now of the worst month for loss of life in our city from fire in the past ten years", Mr Nigro said.

Global Erica Garner, Activist Daughter of Eric Garner, Dies at Age 27
Author: 0 Erica Garner, Activist Daughter of Eric Garner, Dies at Age 27

According to her Twitter account, which has been run by a worker since she was stricken, she "suffered major brain damage from a lack of oxygen while in cardiac arrest". "She was a fighter for justice and will not be forgotten", he said . "She left on her own terms". She was particularly critical of de Blasio, noting that he defended the NYPD's decision not to release Pantaleo's disciplinary records after her father's death.

Global Iranian VP accuses opponents of planning anti-Rouhani protests
Author: 0 Iranian VP accuses opponents of planning anti-Rouhani protests

The head of Mashhad's revolutionary court, Hossein Heidari, said people were arrested for chanting "harsh slogans", the Fars news agency reported. Iranians citizens continue to protest in several cities on Friday, particularly in the capital, Tehran and Kermanshah in the west of the country.

Author: 0 Two Egyptian Policeman Killed During Attack on Church

Earlier reports by security sources and state media said at least two attackers were involved, and that one was shot dead and another fled the scene. The ministry said forces had "immediately dealt with the (attacker) and arrested him after he was wounded".

Global 'Bundle Up!': Trump Mocks Paris Climate Accord as His Hometown Freezes
Author: 0 'Bundle Up!': Trump Mocks Paris Climate Accord as His Hometown Freezes

Trump's tweet further places the President's climate policy out of step with the vast majority of scientists, who believe global warming is damaging for the United States and the world. For one, Environmental Protection Agency ( EPA ) administrator Scott Pruitt , a fellow climate denier , has known ties with the fossil fuel industry.

Global Israel Intercepts Gaza Rocket Fire During Memorial Ceremony
Author: 0 Israel Intercepts Gaza Rocket Fire During Memorial Ceremony

A third rocket hit a building in the regional council of Shaar Hanegev in Israel's southern district. No one was injured in the incident. The Israeli army said there were "very small clashes" in a number of sites. Trump said his decision merely recognizes that Jerusalem already serves as Israel's capital and is not meant to prejudge the final borders of the city.

Global Congress Legislator slaps woman constable, get slapped back
Author: 0 Congress Legislator slaps woman constable, get slapped back

This is no way. Party leaders and workers started jostling to enter the office soon after Gandhi went inside the building amid a tight security at the Congress office. During the scuffle, the constable allegedly responded in the similar manner by slapping back the former minister. An All India Congress Committee's (AICC) secretary, Kumari is a member of Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly from Dalhousie.

Global Got a live Christmas tree? You can recycle
Author: 0 Got a live Christmas tree? You can recycle

Also in Tehama County, residents can drop off their tree at one of the designated bins located at the Tehama District Fairgrounds, the gated community of Lake California, the Red Bluff Community Center, Cedar Street, and Jackson Street. According to a survey by the National Christmas Tree Association, 85 percent of people who buy real Christmas trees prefer pre-cut varieties. For those in Loudoun County, there are several locations where Christmas trees will be collected before being ...

Global An Epic Super Blue Blood Moon Is Coming to Ring in 2018
Author: 0 An Epic Super Blue Blood Moon Is Coming to Ring in 2018

You'll have another chance to catch a supermoon on January 31. The first moon of the New Year, the wolf moon, is named after the idea that wolves howl at the moon. Viewers on the eastern side of the United States will be able to view a partial lunar eclipse during moonset on the morning of February 1. The lunar eclipses are visible from anywhere in nighttime unlike the solar eclipses which can be seen from specific places.

Global Meghan Markle becomes first fiancée to join royal family for Christmas
Author: 0 Meghan Markle becomes first fiancée to join royal family for Christmas

There's mounting speculation that Prince Harry could be banned from inviting Barack Obama to his upcoming wedding to Meghan Markle in order to avoid upsetting President Donald Trump. running around with the kids". Meghan and Harry are set to Wednesday at Kensington Palace in London on May 19, 2018. "She's super aware of every move and expression she makes, how she looks, and what she says; Because she knows if she makes one wrong move, or accidentally pulls a amusing face, then she ...

Global Moscow and Ankara sign S-400 loan deal
Author: 0 Moscow and Ankara sign S-400 loan deal

Turkey will have to pay $1.125 Billion as cash for the S-400 purchase (45 per cent of $2.5 billion). However, Head of the Russian State Conglomerate Rostec, Sergei Chemezov , had said on Wednesday that Russia would supply Turkey with four batteries of S-400s under the deal.

Global Mom: Black Lives Matter icon Eric Garner's daughter in coma
Author: 0 Mom: Black Lives Matter icon Eric Garner's daughter in coma

Erica helped lead the struggle for justice for her father, Eric Garner , who was killed when police officers in Staten Island wrestled him to the ground, pinned him down and applied a fatal chokehold in 2014. A person who identified themselves as a co-worker took over her Twitter account to keep the young activists 35,000 followers updated with new developments.

Global Visa services resume between USA and Turkey
Author: 0 Visa services resume between USA and Turkey

But the Turkish embassy in Washington also put out a statement in Turkish disputing the US claim that it had made such guarantees. The United States had halted most visa services for Turkish citizens after the October arrest of a Turkish citizen employed at the U.S.

Author: 0 Vanity Affair Apologizes For Suggesting Hillary Clinton Take Up Knitting

Or as one person in the video suggested, "literally anything that'll keep [her] from running again". The hashtag was started by Mrs Clinton's former adviser Peter Daou. While the video in question is part of a larger series (past episodesfocus on the would-be New Years' resolutions of Donald Trump , Sarah Huckabee Sanders , and Gary Cohn), the Clinton video has riled the Twitter-verse in an altogether different way.

Global Light snow, freezing temperatures expected in York leading into New Year's Eve
Author: 0 Light snow, freezing temperatures expected in York leading into New Year's Eve

As of now, a disturbance moving in the direction of CT from the west could bring scattered snow showers to the state Saturday with the possibility of light accumulations. The incoming airmass is likely to be cold enough to support frozen precip, but as ever the question is whether the track of the developing Gulf low will thread the needle between being cold enough/too dry if it tracks to the south, or wet enough/all rain if it tracks north.

Global Muslim bodies are at loggerheads over Triple Talaq bill
Author: 0 Muslim bodies are at loggerheads over Triple Talaq bill

Backing the bill, he said that the law is not against talaq but against instant talaq. The new bill, know as The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill 2017, outlaws the draconian Islamic divorce practice and proposes a three-year jail sentence as well as a fine, and states that the offence would be cognisable and non-bailable.

Global Husband wanted for questioning in Brooklyn wife's untimely death
Author: 0 Husband wanted for questioning in Brooklyn wife's untimely death

While officers were dispatched to the Wells' Crown Heights residence, they didn't even get out of their vehicle to check on the woman, law enforcement sources told the Post . "It was definitely him, ' the woman said referring to Wells" husband. The cops - who were suspended without pay - are claiming that they thought they only had to check on the outside of the home, the sources said.

Global Dozens Killed in Bombing at Shiite Center and News Agency in Kabul
Author: 0 Dozens Killed in Bombing at Shiite Center and News Agency in Kabul

The Islamic State-linked Aamaq news agency said three bombs were used in the assault, as well as a single suicide bomber who blew himself up inside the centre. Authorities say an attack on a Shiite Muslim cultural center in the Afghan capital Kabul has left at least 35 people dead and 20 wounded. He said that two blasts after the suicide bombing within the Tebyan center were caused by improvised explosive devices that inflicted relatively few casualties.

Global Powerball Winning Numbers Announced; No Winners Yet
Author: 0 Powerball Winning Numbers Announced; No Winners Yet

The Stebbins's jackpot holds the record for the largest Mega Millions prize ever won in MI. Just behind that is the $648 million jackpot split by two winners on December 17, 2013. Tickets are $2, and sales time cut offs vary by state but are usually one to two hours before the drawing. Lottery players in MA have their chance at winning almost $700 million in lottery jackpots this weekend! The Powerball game has a comparative arrangement.

Global When will Doug Jones be sworn in to the US Senate?
Author: 0 When will Doug Jones be sworn in to the US Senate?

Alabama election officials have officially declared Democrat Doug Jones the victor of a special Senate election held earlier this month. In the video, a Fox 10 journalist reporting live asked a jubilant Doug Jones supporter at an election night party why he is excited to see his candidate win.

Author: 0 People Found Dead in Basement in Troy, NY

Autopsies are being performed today, Tedesco said. "Especially at this time of year", he told the Times Union . "She lives in the basement apartment", said Jones. Police in Troy, New York , told local reporters that the victims were all family members, and that they're investigating the crime as a possible quadruple homicide .

Global Pornography scandal: Theresa May's deputy sacked for making 'misleading' statements
Author: 0 Pornography scandal: Theresa May's deputy sacked for making 'misleading' statements

The internal investigation found that his conduct as a minister was generally "professional and proper" but found two statements made by Green on November 4 and 11 to be inaccurate and misleading. In his letter , he wrote: "I accept that I should have been clear in my press statements that police lawyers talked to my lawyers in 2008 about the pornography on the computers, and that the police raised it with me in a subsequent phone call in 2013".

Global Noor Mohammad Tantray, 3 Feet Tall JeM 'commander' Killed In Kashmir Valley
Author: 0 Noor Mohammad Tantray, 3 Feet Tall JeM 'commander' Killed In Kashmir Valley

His elimination is a setback to the JeM and a very good success for the security forces. Police in Indian-administered Kashmir say they have killed a militant separatist leader in a shoot-out outside the city of Srinagar . According to the police, Noora had been receiving funds from across the border for terror activities as he had become the chief finance handler for JeM.

Global Himachal cabinet: Five ministers with criminal record, eight MLAs crorepati
Author: 0 Himachal cabinet: Five ministers with criminal record, eight MLAs crorepati

The cabinet is complete as all 12 berths have been filled while two MLAs would be accommodated as speaker and deputy speaker. All the ministers took the oath in Hindi, except Bhardwaj and Gobind Thakur, who took the oath in Sanskrit. Anil Sharma, who deserted the Congress on the eve of election is four-time MLA from Mandi and served as minister in the Virbhadra Singh cabinet in 1993 and 2012, while Dr Ram Lal Markanda, a three-time MLA, was minister in the Dhumal government during 1998-2003.

Global Gas Prices Hold Steady Through Holiday
Author: 0 Gas Prices Hold Steady Through Holiday

Experts say the slight bump shouldn't be a cause for alarm and the trend of lower prices at the pump should continue in the new year. Gas prices are up 8¢ over the past week in the Rockford area. Tennessee: the highest average price was $2.60 on September 10. The average gas price in the state is about $2.59 per gallon, which is 8 cents higher than last week and 21 cents higher than a year ago.

Author: 0 Treasury escalates pressure on North Korea with more sanctions

As a result of the order, those individuals will now be blocked from making any transactions with US individuals and businesses. Solid fueling may allow the country to launch missiles with less advance warning. In the past year, the country has tested ever more ambitious types of missile, and says it can now reach the entire continental United States. SNEAKY Kim Jong-un is plotting to launch a new satellite that observers fear will be a "Trojan horse" for a secret nuclear missile test.

Global Drug-smuggling Briton Laura Plummer in 'bad prison'
Author: 0 Drug-smuggling Briton Laura Plummer in 'bad prison'

The court also ruled that she must pay a fine of 100,000 Egyptian pounds (about 4700 euros). "It will take a while and she has to go back to the prison", said Plummer's mother, Roberta Synclair. Synclair noted that a translation error happened during a court hearing on Christmas Day which led the judge to think Laura had pleaded guilty. The painkiller, which is a available with a prescription in the United Kingdom, is illegal in Eqpyt where it is used as a heroin substitute.

Global Ukrainian government, rebels start major prisoner swap
Author: 0 Ukrainian government, rebels start major prisoner swap

The exchange of prisoners was being carried out at a checkpoint near Horlivka, a city in the eastern Donetsk region. Numerous captives are not combatants; some are activists and bloggers who were charged with spying or treason. A representative for the Russian-separatists, Olga Kobtseva, thanked Russian President Vladimir Putin for the exchange. Under the 2015 Minsk Agreement to stop the conflict in eastern Ukraine, the Kiev administration and pro-Russia separatists must release ...

Global Soon, an Israeli train station called Trump
Author: 0 Soon, an Israeli train station called Trump

The new train station is apart of an extension of Jerusalem's high-speed rail, which will soon reach the Western Wall. Because of those sensitivities, the proposal will likely meet with heavy resistance from the Palestinians, neighboring Arab countries and the worldwide community.

Global Drawing for tied House race delayed; Democrats to file challenge
Author: 0 Drawing for tied House race delayed; Democrats to file challenge

David Yancey, is asking a three-judge recount court to delay Wednesday's scheduled random drawing that is set to decide the outcome of the race and likely decide control of Virginia's General Assembly. Simonds and Yancey are tied at 11,608 votes each. Then after the recount he lost by one. The first name drawn from the bowl would be declared the victor.

Global North Korea says United Nations sanctions are an 'act of war'
Author: 0 North Korea says United Nations sanctions are an 'act of war'

The resolution drew criticism from Russian Federation for the short time the Security Council nations had to consider the draft, and last-minute changes to the text. "The United States is afraid of our achievements in developing our nuclear program", he told a state-run media outlet. Exports totaled $287.84 million in November, up from $244.2 million in October.

Global Lavrov, Tillerson discuss need for urgent North Korea negotiations: Moscow
Author: 0 Lavrov, Tillerson discuss need for urgent North Korea negotiations: Moscow

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and the White House have sent mixed messages regarding the administration's stance toward North Korea after Pyongyang launched an intercontinental ballistic missile late last month. Those sanctions sought to further limit North Korea's access to refined petroleum products and crude oil and its earnings from workers overseas. The latest sanctions were the third imposed on Pyongyang this year in an attempt to prevent it from furthering its nuclear and ...

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