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Vikings end skid with long returns

Cardinals RB David Johnson - The Cardinals' strength is going forward, so expect one of the NFL's leaders in yardage this year to add to his impressive numbers. On Sunday, the Vikings overshadowed that mantel-on the strength of two huge non-offensive plays of 100 yards or more. On the day, Fitzgerald was 6 catches for 63 yards, Floyd was 2 for 21 and Thielen was 5 for 65 and a touchdown. Read More

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Donald Trump and Barack Obama hold talks at the White House

Donald Trump and Barack Obama hold talks at the White House

Mr. Obama told Mr. Trump he wants their teams to work closely together to do "everything we can to help you succeed". The meeting lasted for nearly an hour and a half. Obama said he was encouraged by Trump's wanting to work with his team on issues facing the country. President Barack Obama has met with President-elect Donald Trump at the White House . Read More

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House Democrats Urge Trump to Drop Bannon

Bannon , whom Trump has tapped for a senior role in his White House, has been criticized for his leadership of Breitbart , and the controversial conservative website's stories and headlines. There is no place in the White House for a white nationalist, anti-Semitic misogynist . Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Oregon, led a news conference in the Capitol with four other Democrats next to a sign that read "Fire Bannon ". Read More

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Clapper, Carter Want Rogers Out at NSA

It's not clear whether that had any bearing on Carter and Clapper's recommendation to push for Rogers' removal considering they had asked Obama for his ouster before the Trump visit. The NSA is responsible for collecting global signals intelligence. After Adm. Rogers met with President-Elect Trump on Thursday, he seemed to be the frontrunner for the DNI post , which is now held by James Clapper, who will leave the job at the end of the Obama Administration. Read More

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leader confident Trump will stick by the alliance

After the break-up of the Soviet Union a quarter of a century ago, NATO's European members cut defense spending to historic lows, leaving the United States to make up around three quarters of the alliance's military expenditure. Stoltenberg said at the time that Europe needs America and America needs Europe. Stoltenberg also stated that he would pay a visit to Istanbul on Sunday, the second of its kind since the July 15 failed coup , to reassure Ankara of NATO's support. Read More

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German lawmaker: Merkel will run again for chancellor

Merkel spokesman Steffen Seibert told Reuters on Tuesday: "She will address this question at the suitable time, as has been said many times in the past". He has more recently softened his tone on Merkel, saying she is a great world leader, with the exception of "the whole immigration thing". "She will run for chancellor", said Roettgen, who now chairs the Bundestag foreign affairs committee. Read More

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Egypt Slams Israeli Bill Legalizing Settlements in Occupied West Bank

The bill, which government opposition is against, would legalise outposts built on private Palestinian soil. The Supreme Court has ruled it was built on private Palestinian land and must be demolished by December 25. "Pursuing the Israeli settlement activities, with a steady and systematic prompt pace, while taking steps to legalize them, reduces the chances of the success of the two-state solution, and undermines efforts to resume the peace process", the statement reads. Read More

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Four killed in Kabul bombing

Four killed in Kabul bombing

A security official however said the blast was likely triggered by a suicide attack and at least 4 security personnel were killed and 11 others were wounded. In other violence, a man was killed late Tuesday night when a sticky bomb attached to his vehicle detonated in Kabul , the city's police said. According to Indian Express, there was an attack but they can not gave the number of people killed or injured said by an interior ministry official. Read More

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U-20 WWC Nigeria v Canada: Dedevbo Must Deliver Today

U-20 WWC Nigeria v Canada: Dedevbo Must Deliver Today

The Falconets began their campaign at the Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 Women's World Cup on an unimpressive note in Papua New Guinea. The Falconets were thrashed 6-0 by Japan in the opening game on Sunday, November 13. The Canadians took the lead five minutes later when Deanne Rose received a long ball inside the box and played a neat pass to Carle, and the No10 made no mistake from close range. Read More

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Mexico Unveils Plan to Protect Immigrants Under Trump

Mexico Unveils Plan to Protect Immigrants Under Trump

November 14, 2016, NOGALES, Mexico - Donald Trump's election victory and his plans to crack down on illegal immigration is so troubling for the groups of men gathered just south of a rusty, towering fence on the U.S. This news story is related to Latest/165346-Mexico-launches-program-to-protect-migrants-in-US/ - breaking news, latest news, pakistan ne. It is "local policies that determine, to a large extent, the daily lives of Mexicans in the United States", the statement said . Read More

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Barcelona announce lucrative Rakuten shirt deal

Barcelona announce lucrative Rakuten shirt deal

Spanish Football giants, FC Barcelona on Wednesday announced Japanese electronics, commerce and internet company Rakuten as the club's main sponsor for the four year period from July 2017 to June 30, 2021. Hiroshi Mikitani , Rakuten's founder, chairman and chief executive, said: "I have personally followed the team for decades and have long admired their unique playing style and professionalism". Read More

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Angela Merkel to run for 4th term, politician says

Angela Merkel to run for 4th term, politician says

The election for the mostly ceremonial post is due to take place next February. Gauck's presidential term expires in March 2017, about six months before Germany holds a parliamentary election. In an interview with the German broadcaster ARD on November 13, Norbert Röttgen ( CDU ) said that there would "not be any drama" if Steinmeier were backed by the conservatives for the presidency. Read More

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British hacking suspect Lauri Love fears he will die behind bars

British hacking suspect Lauri Love fears he will die behind bars

Love, who lives in Suffolk, was alleged to have stolen a significant amount of data from U.S. agencies such as the army, NASA and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Mr Burrowes, who represents Enfield Southgate, added that he expected Love to appeal. A petition signed by 114 British MPs has been delivered to Pres Barack Obama, calling on the president to intervene in Love's extradition. Read More

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