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Police investigate if OH university attack was "terror related"

Authorities are now looking into whether the attack was terrorism but said it would take time to determine a motive. "We stand together with Ohioans of all faiths and backgrounds in praying for the ...

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France's Sarkozy loses primary with hard-line on immigration

French voters were choosing a conservative presidential candidate on Sunday in a primary contest whose victor is seen as likely to become head of state in next spring's election . Sarkozy's hopes of...

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Flynn: Outspoken general, intelligence pro, Trump supporter

President-elect, Donald Trump has offered Lieutenant General Michael Flynn the position of national security adviser. The selection of retired Lt. Gen. "Instead of responding, silence has made thes...

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Turkish president threatens to reopen borders to migrants

The European Parliament's resolution - made in response to Turkey's post-coup sweeps - is nonbinding and does not force E.U. leaders to change their policies toward Turkey. Over a million people a...

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China detains 9 managers after plant collapse kills 74

China detains 9 managers after plant collapse kills 74

The firm in charge of construction at the plant is Hebei Yineng Tower Engineering and, according to the state news agency Xinhua, the company's chairman is among nine officials now detained by the C...

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With fires under control, Israel turns to recovery efforts

The fires were by and large extinguished by Saturday night. The Israeli authorities have expressed their deep gratitude to Cyprus for responded with alacrity to the catastrophe that confronted I...

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Woman opens emergency exit and jumps out of plane

Woman opens emergency exit and jumps out of plane

One passenger, Cathy Cole , wrote on Facebook about the weird experience. We landed and waited for gate to open up as we were 30 min early. 'A lady opened emergency exit door, which she was seate...

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Israel slides down global ranking in mathematics and science

Israel slides down global ranking in mathematics and science

Eighth-grade students across the United States showed some improvement in math and science over the past four years, but fourth-graders' performance was stagnant and students in both groups continued ...

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Blue pills in Blue House: S. Korea leader explains Viagra

Blue pills in Blue House: S. Korea leader explains Viagra

Revelations by an opposition politician in South Korea that the office of President Park Geun-hye purchased about 360 Viagra pills and the generic version of the drug have been confirmed. An official ...

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Fillon declares victory in presidential primary

A woman casts her ballot in the second round of the French conservatives nationwide primary election in Marseille, southern France, Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016. A wild card is outsider candidate Emmanuel Ma...

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Anti-EU UKIP picks new leader to replace Trump ally Farage

Anti-EU UKIP picks new leader to replace Trump ally Farage

The former UKIP deputy leader and MEP for the North West was the bookmakers' favourite for the role, going up against ex-deputy chairman Suzanne Evans and former soldier John Rees-Evans. Mr Farage sai...

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Chinese paper warns Singapore military 'hypocrisy' could harm relations

Chinese paper warns Singapore military 'hypocrisy' could harm relations

China also "demanded" that Singapore abide by Hong Kong's relevant laws and co-operate with the local government to handle follow-up work, he added . Unsurprisingly, press releases issued by Singapor...

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Wisconsin recount expected to start Thursday

Marc Erik Elias, an election lawyer for the Democratic candidate, said in a post on Medium .com on Saturday that the campaign would also participate in recounts in MI and Pennsylvania if they are arr...

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Brazilian minister quits in case that implicates president

Brazilian minister quits in case that implicates president

In his resignation letter, Mr Lima said the accusations of wrongdoing were merely "interpretations", and he was stepping down because he and his family were suffering due to the accusations. The Brazi...

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Sixth child dies after Tenn. bus crash

The school system said they were in kindergarten, first grade, and fourth grade. " Many were too scared or too dazed to talk to us and because of the young age, many of them were not able to spell ...

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9 shot, 1 killed in French Quarter mass shooting

Two men were arrested in connection to the shooting, but Harrison said a motive was not yet known. Harrison said police do not know what motivated the shooting, but one male victim was among two men...

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MSU leads Penn State 12-10 in final game of season — HALFTIME

Penn State's defense and coaches need to be prepared for all of those insane variables. Finally, Penn State can officially call itself on the verge, too. But certainly things could've been much...

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Dalai Lama: "I have no worries' about Trump's election"

Some of those comments have been cited as offensive to Muslims, Hispanics and other U.S. minority groups. Such meetings usually draw protests from Beijing, which accuses the Dalai Lama of seeking to...

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7.4 quake strikes near Fukushima in Japan

The latest quake generated tsunami waves of up to 1.4 meters (4.6 feet), causing a noticeable rise in water levels in some places, but not enough to overflow flood barriers. A 7.4-magnitude quake st...

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French prosecutor: 'IS' sent five encrypted orders to suspected terrorists

The remaining five - four Frenchmen and a Moroccan man - appeared before anti-terrorism judges on Friday. Police sources said a dozen potential targets had been scouted out including the Christmas m...

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No Date Discussed For Possible Putin-Trump Meeting

In the wake of the election of Donald Trump as USA president, Russian mainstream media outlets, from TV to newspapers, have changed their rhetoric from anti-American to a more friendly approach. A...

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Erdogan, Putin discuss killing of Turkish soldiers in Syria

The death toll of Turkish soldiers in the Euphrates Shield operation, launched on August 24, is 18. The Turkish Armed Forces, meanwhile, announced that at least 14 Islamic State targets were d...

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European Union leaders are not bluffing over Brexit, Maltese PM warns Theresa May

European Union leaders are not bluffing over Brexit, Maltese PM warns Theresa May

The IMF forecasts United Kingdom growth of 1.1% next year. Mr. Hammond said the economy's resilience had " confounded commentators at home and overseas". In any budget statement by a United Kingdom ...

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Putin presents Russian passport to actor Steven Seagal

Putin presents Russian passport to actor Steven Seagal

Hollywood action blockbuster star and martial arts fan Putin have also reportedly previously hung out together and have struck up a bromance, with Seagal calling Putin "one of the great living world l...

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Obama, Putin talk about Syria and Ukraine in quick summit meet

The brief Lima encounter highlights the strained relationship between Obama and Putin . Obama, who is in Peru to attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), will close a three-nation, po...

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Merkel ready to seek fourth term

Merkel ready to seek fourth term

Merkel, 62, said on Sunday that next year's election would be more hard than any since reunification in 1990 due to the threat from the right, social divisions and the possibility that Germany's lef...

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Demonetisation to have positive impact on economy: Jaitley

Demonetisation to have positive impact on economy: Jaitley

As the Rajya Sabha was repeatedly adjourned with Opposition insisting that the Prime Minister be present during the entire debate, Jaitley lashed out at the opposition saying it was not keen on the de...

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Turkish army: 3 soldiers killed in suspected Assad airstrike

The incident came on the first anniversary of the shooting down of a Russian military jet over the Syrian border by the Turkish air force. The attack occurred at around 3:30 am (0030 GMT) in the c...

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Hurricane Otto strengthens, now a Category 2 storm

Hurricane Otto was rapidly weakening over southern Nicaragua Thursday night (Nov. 24), the National Hurricane Center reported. "Otto" is couched in area of low shear as the hurricane moves into Centra...

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Nigel Farage set to meet Donald Trump's team

Nigel Farage set to meet Donald Trump's team

He continued: "So far I have to say over the last couple of weeks since I met the president-elect I keep saying I would love to play a constructive middle-man role between the administrations but they...

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Francois Fillon Criticised By French Jewish Leaders

President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday praised as a "great professional" Francois Fillon, the victor of the first round of France's rightwing presidential primary. He said the real danger to Europe was...

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Iraq truck bomb blast kills 80 people at petrol station

The officials said the target of the attack appears to have been a bus carrying Iranian pilgrims heading home after taking part in a major Shi'ite religious observance in the holy city of Karbala. Pic...

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Trump to NYT: 'open mind' on quitting climate accords

The alt-right has become a catch-all term for white nationalists and neo-Nazis who have deftly spread racist and xenophobic messages through various online platforms. "Perhaps a new meeting will be se...

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At least 40 killed in China construction collapse

At least 40 people died after scaffolding collapsed at an under-construction nuclear cooling tower in eastern China early Thursday morning, according to official state reports. During his trial, whi...

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EU Parliament president Schulz to go into German politics

Five centre-right candidates are in the running to become the next president of the European Parliament. "It was not an easy decision, as it is an honour to be the president of the European Parliame...

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