• Russian Federation considers improvement of ties with U.S. 'premature'

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    A Trump spokesperson flatly denied the claim, which will do little to ease the suspicions of those already convinced of the campaign's alleged communication with the Russians. Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told The Associated Press that Russian experts had contacts with people in both the Trump and Clinton campaigns. The Russian government is believed to be behind hacking of the Democratic National Committee and Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta.
  • Airport shooting likely case of workplace revenge

    Airport shooting likely case of workplace revenge

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    Lloyd Dean Buie, 45, killed 52-year-old Michael Winchester on Tuesday as Winchester was leaving work and walking to an employee parking lot, police Capt. Police say the airport has been closed following a shooting there. Buie was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound shortly after Tuesday afternoon's shooting.
  • Toure repays Guardiola with a double as City go top

    Toure repays Guardiola with a double as City go top

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    They looked to have secured a rare point until the unmarked Toure turned in De Bruyne's 83rd-minute corner. On the other hand, with just one win in their past five Premier League games, City have slipped to third - two points behind leaders Liverpool - and face Alan Pardew's Palace side on the weekend, who now occupy 16 and Guardiola admitted he is aware of how Palace will approach the match - by targeting 6ft 3in striker Benteke.
  • S. Korea prosecutors want to question president over scandal

    S. Korea prosecutors want to question president over scandal

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    They are also investigating Park's friend, Choi Soon-sil, who is alleged to have used her ties to the president to meddle in state affairs and wield influence. Prosecutors also announced Sunday a plan to quiz Park this week. Investigators had earlier said they meant to conclude the probe Park before Nov 20, the day before Choi's remand period ends.
  • Modi Invites KCR on Currency Demonetization

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    India needs to reach its healthcare goals quicker with increased foreign investment; not by relying purely on governmental resources. Nearly every next person in the country is now waiting outside the banks to exchange their old currency notes with new ones as well as withdraw some cash from the counter or ATMs.
  • In Trump's transition, the jockeying for jobs goes public

    In Trump's transition, the jockeying for jobs goes public

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    He has since spent most of his time inside his NY building, with his transition team offering few details about his schedule. He slammed the NY businessman as a "phony" and a "fraud". Trump said he would demand that allies such as Japan and South Korea contribute more to the cost of basing USA troops in their countries. "We're going to make sure that they're people we're confident will pass confirmation and we think can implement the president-elect's vision".
  • CB Jimmy Smith inactive against Cowboys

    CB Jimmy Smith inactive against Cowboys

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    ET and can be watched on TV on the CBS network or online through free live stream via the link below. It is easy to understand the saturation coverage as offensive rookie sensations Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott continue to light up the league and have the fans in Texas daring to dream this could at last be a Super Bowl season once again.
  • India vs England, 2nd Test: Spin twin strike late, break visitors' resistance

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    Be sure to join The Roar for live scores of this fourth day's play at Visakhapatnam from 3pm (AEDT) and don't forget to get involved by dropping a comment in the section below. Overall, 14 bowlers have taken more five-fors in Tests. After tea on Sunday, Cook and Hameed continued to stonewall. The Yorkshire leg-spinner's victims including Indian skipper Virat Kohli, who was brilliantly caught at slip by Ben Stokes for 81.
  • Japan's Abe meets with Trump, expresses confidence

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    During the presidential election campaign, Trump argued for withdrawing from the TPP and demanding Japan shoulder more of the costs of stationing USA forces in the nation. "I am now confident that President-elect Trump is a trustworthy leader". "Alliances can not function without trust". Abe said he had agreed to meet again with Trump "at a convenient time to cover a wider area in greater depth".
  • Life in the White House bubble? Trump's had practice

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    The daily also wrote that foreign leaders were "blindly dialing" Trump Tower, the billionaire's opulent office, to try to speak to him - a charge Trump strongly denied . Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani is a possible secretary of state. On Tuesday night, Trump defended his transition team amid reports the team is in disarray, behind schedule and marked by infighting.
  • The 13 Gilmore Girls Episodes to Watch Before the Show Returns

    The 13 Gilmore Girls Episodes to Watch Before the Show Returns

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    Most tragically, Emily's husband Richard has died, leaving her a widow in search of joy. For the uninitiated, Graham plays single mum Lorelai Gilmore, who lived (in the original series) with her daughter Rory, played by Alexis Bledel. "They needed to lock us in before it could really happen", he said. Last year, Netflix stepped in and renewed the series for a mini, four-episode season.
  • Iraqi Special Forces Pause in Mosul Push Due to Poor Weather

    Iraqi Special Forces Pause in Mosul Push Due to Poor Weather

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    The agent told Talabany he had met Baghdadi a few times and was plotting to kill the Daesh leader. Troops have established a foothold in the city's east from where th. "Soon Mosul will be liberated, and the world won't see such barbaric acts in this city anymore", he said. Retaking Tal Afar, situated some 50 kilometers from Mosul, would bring Iraqis closer to surrounding Daesh in its last bastion in the Middle Eastern country.
  • Trump calls New Zealand to express quake sorrow

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    The quake, which struck just after midnight Sunday, was centered 93 kilometers (57 miles) northeast of Christchurch , according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The ship will return to Kaikoura tonight. "There's a real imperative to support the town because it can't support itself", Air Commodore Darryn Webb, acting commander of New Zealand's Joint Forces, told the Associated Press .
  • Irregular South Africa government expenditure up 80 pct

    Irregular South Africa government expenditure up 80 pct

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    The AG noted that six auditees were responsible for just over 50% of the irregular expenditure in 2015-16. The figure represents 484 government departments and entities that were audited with a total budget of R1.2 trillion. Expenditure deemed "fruitless and wasteful" increased 14 percent since 2013-14 to 1.37 billion rand, the statement said, without providing a comparison to the 2014-15 financial year.
  • The Black Unemployment Rate Is Double What Whites Experience

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    Thursday's monthly snapshot included positive revisions to the previous report, as MA added an estimated 8,100 jobs in September , up from an initially reported 5 ,100. It also will show job gains and losses in various sectors, such as manufacturing , construction and health care. About 14,000 of the new workers landed jobs while 8,000 were added to the tally of the jobless.
  • South African president says he's not afraid of jail

    South African president says he's not afraid of jail

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    Zuma earlier dropped a legal effort to block the report's release. It said it supports a plan to introduce "lifestyle audits" for all party leaders. A report by an anti-corruption watchdog is recommending a commission of inquiry be set up within 30 days to probe claims of influence peddling in government.
  • With India on war against terror, says Israeli President Reuven Rivlin

    With India on war against terror, says Israeli President Reuven Rivlin

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    Rivlin arrived in India on Monday on a week-long state visit at the invitation of President Pranab Mukherjee. According to the protocol, the monument was closed for general public during the visit. "We are here to "Make in India" and to "Make with India", we are here to help economies flourish together in full partnership for the benefit of us all", Rivlin said.
  • Merkel to stand for fourth term

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    Germany's Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has denounced Mr Trump as a "preacher of hate". The mandate of the president in Germany is five years. Chancellor Angela Merkel is urging Germans to stand up for an "open-minded" country, warning that the USA election victory of Donald Trump could inflame Germany's refugee debate.
  • North Korea vow to produce better players than Messi

    North Korea vow to produce better players than Messi

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    South Korea on Wednesday approved three major defense projects, including a long-range rocket system, to help bolster its capabilities to better counter growing North Korean military threats, Yonhap News Agency reported . North Korea have been in the footballing wilderness for the last few years. In September, China condemned North Korea's fifth nuclear test , which caused strong tremors along the North Korea-China border.
  • Obama touts NATO before first Greek meeting

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    Two Turkish aircraft and naval aircraft today entered Athens' FIR without submitting flight plans, as required. The General Staff of Defence said the Turkish aircraft was recognised by the Hellenic Airforce. Obama had earlier offered the Greeks reassuring words about the USA commitment to NATO, saying Democratic and Republican administrations alike recognize the importance of the alliance to the trans-Atlantic relationship.