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Wisconsin recount goes ahead, judge mulls Pennsylvania case

Wisconsin recount goes ahead, judge mulls Pennsylvania case

Stein has sought recounts in Wisconsin and Pennsylvania as well, but Hillary Clinton needed to be declared the victor in all three states to best Donald Trump in the Electoral College. In Wisconsin, 62 out of 72 counties have completed their recounts, leaving eight counties left. President-elect Donald TrumpDonald TrumpSenate passes stopgap funding bill, averting shutdown Critics of Jeff Sessions's LGBT case don't know their history (or his) Senate advances funding measure, avoiding ... Read More

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Pakistan may get divided in 10 parts, warns Indian minister

Pakistan may get divided in 10 parts, warns Indian minister

Pointing out that Pakistan can not understand it, Rajnath said that perhaps it does not know that India is the only place in the world that is home to all the 72 sects mentioned in Islam. Referring to ceasefire violations by Pakistani forces along the worldwide border and LoC, Singh maintained that even after the Kargil war "the then PM Atal Behari Vajpayee had extended a hand of friendship towards Pakistan". Read More

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Merkel says Germany will stick to one-China policy

Merkel says Germany will stick to one-China policy

He also said China was not cooperating with the USA on its handling of its currency, on North Korea, or on tensions in the South China Sea. German Chancellor Angela Merkel says that her country, Europe's biggest economic power, won't be changing its policy on China and Taiwan after President-elect Donald Trump raised questions about the future USA stance. Read More

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Rs 13.65cr seized, Rs 2.61cr in new Rs 2000 banknotes

Rs 13.65cr seized, Rs 2.61cr in new Rs 2000 banknotes

The Crime Branch officials then took I-T sleuths along to raid Tandon's GK-I office. The first raid was conducted on on October 7 and the I-T department made a stunning haul of Rs 125 crore. "The income tax department is looking into it, and we will help wherever possible", a police officer told the Hindustan Times . "So far, we have managed to only find the caretaker who was present when we raided the premises. Read More

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Winter weather impacts 30 million Americans

Winter weather impacts 30 million Americans

Passengers exited the aircraft from its tail upon the rough landing. According to Delta Air Lines spokesman Anthony Black, this happened on a flight that departed Detroit Metro bound for San Diego, California at 8:30 a.m. The airport said operations were continuing at the airport despite the incident, but advised travelers to confirm their flight status due to weather conditions. Read More

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Vardah hits A&N islands, tourists remain stranded

However, due to extreme weather conditions, the tourists could not reach the jetty to board the ships. "We can't say as of now that the depression will turn into a cyclone", the official said. "The local administration was so scared that it did not come out to help the tourists". Mobile and internet connectivity have also been snapped in many areas. Read More

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Ex-NFL player Joe McKnight fatally shot, suspect in custody

Ex-NFL player Joe McKnight fatally shot, suspect in custody

He added that all three rounds struck McKnight. "Witnesses collectively observed McKnight and Gasser in a heated verbal exchange from their respective vehicles at the intersection". Jennifer McKnight, the athlete's mother, declined through tears to speak to a reporter. According to reports, McKnight himself was unarmed at the time of the attack. Read More

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Airtel, Idea launch schemes to counter Jio tariff

Airtel, Idea launch schemes to counter Jio tariff

Prices of the unlimited calling packs may vary from circle to circle, Idea Cellular said in a statement. Opting in for these tariff plans would offer limitless local calls along with free STD calls to Vodafone numbers. While these leading telecom service providers in the country, are really cutting close in terms of pricing with what Reliance Jio offers to its prepaid users, with its "cheapest services in the world", they still stand a step behind. Read More

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Investigators search for clues in fatal fire, friends mourn

Investigators search for clues in fatal fire, friends mourn

Darin Ranelletti, of the Oakland Planning Department, said the city opened an investigation November 13 and an investigator went to the premises on November 17 but could not get inside. "We absolutely believe the number of fire fatalities will increase", Drayton said. Almena spoke briefly to the TV station, saying those who died were his friends and family. Read More

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Politicians mourn Jaya's demise, tributes pour in

Aam Aadmi's leader. May her soul rest in peace". On September 29, 2014, he again took over Jayalalithaa as Tamil Nadu's 17th CM when she was convicted in the disproportionate assets case. The release did not mention whether the illness was with reference to her hospitalisation or the cardiac arrest that led to her death on Monday. Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Narendra Modi among other dignitaries have condoled the passing away of Jayaraman Jayalalithaa . Read More

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Obama Demands the Facts on Election Hacks

Many Democrats believe embarrassing disclosures in emails stolen from party officials and a Hillary Clinton campaign aide's account benefited Republican Donald Trump. With the Obama administration and its intelligence services having already declared that Russian Federation hacked Democratic targets during the election and swiped material that was ultimately released through Wikileaks, the public certainly deserves to know more about this operation. Read More

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Obama asks for 'full review' of 2016 election cyberattacks

Monaco suggested high sensitivity to what would be released because of a need to be "very attentive to not disclose any sources and methods that may impede our ability to identify and attribute such attacks in the future". In November, members of the Senate Intelligence Committee wrote to Obama asking him to declassify more information about the hacking, arguing that they believe "there is additional information concerning the Russian Government and the USA election that should be. Read More

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The First Church of Christ, Advent Services & Events

The First Church of Christ, Advent Services & Events

In addition to the host choir, members from the following local churches will be participating in this year›s event; Bethel Baptist Church, Beulah Baptist Church and Brooklyn Baptist Church. Bishop Frank J. Beard of the United Methodist Church in the Northern Illinois District will speak at Aroma Park United Methodist Church (Third and Division streets in Aroma Park) at 10 a.m. Read More

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12 killed in shelling of government-held Aleppo

In a conference call on Wednesday, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov described all the remaining rebels in eastern Aleppo as "terrorists", saying that they had united around the jihadist group formerly known as al-Nusra Front. President Bashar Assad said in comments published Thursday that Syrian forces' victory in the battle for Aleppo will be a "big gain" for his government but that it will not end of the country's civil war. Read More

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Syrian forces enter Aleppo's old city, poised for war's biggest victory

The Syrian government has been demanding the complete evacuation of all rebels from eastern Aleppo, but locals involved in the negotiations with the rebel factions said this has not been seriously considered. The Syrian government with the help of its allies has regained nearly complete control of the eastern neighborhoods of the divided city in a devastating military offensive. Read More

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