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  • Undocumented immigrant acquitted in Kate Steinle death

    Undocumented immigrant acquitted in Kate Steinle death

    Kate Steinle (right) was shot and killed on July 1, 2015, near San Francisco's Pier 14. The defense had argued that the incident was a tragic accident, and that the gun Garcia Zarate, 45, was holding discharged accidentally and the bullet ricocheted for 78 feet before hitting Steinle.

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  • Mike Pompeo might bring assets to 'hellish' secretary of state role

    Mike Pompeo might bring assets to 'hellish' secretary of state role

    Tillerson is the former Exxon Mobil CEO who has had tensions with Trump in several foreign policy areas, as well as overwhelmingly negative publicity over plans to reorganize the State Department. This combination of pictures created on November 30, 2017 shows US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (left) and CIA Director Mike Pompeo in Washington , DC.

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  • Magnitude-4.4 quake hits Delaware

    Magnitude-4.4 quake hits Delaware

    Martin Pagliughi, coordinator of the Cape May County Office of Emergency Management, said he felt the tremors. People from Baltimore, Boston, New York City, New Jersey and Philadelphia felt it. "I felt the whole house nearly like waving", he said. "Usually the largest aftershocks we see in a series is about 1 magnitude smaller than the main quake".

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  • White House is said to weigh personal mobile phone ban for staff

    White House is said to weigh personal mobile phone ban for staff

    The proposed ban is instead driven by cybersecurity concerns, the officials said. According to one official, too many personal phones, which aren't as secure as government devices, are connected to the wireless network in-house. Personal devices could become compromised outside of the White House, however, and then potentially exploited once they return to the premises. White House staffers could be relegating to using government-issued cellphones with limited capabilities while on the job, ...

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  • 'Incident' Reported At London's Oxford Circus Tube, 3 Stations Closed

    'Incident' Reported At London's Oxford Circus Tube, 3 Stations Closed

    London's Metropolitan Police were responding to reports of shots fired at the Oxford Circus tube station on Friday. The shop is locked and police have whole area on lock down'. Sky News reported Bond Street and Oxford Circus tube stations were close but have since been reopened. Some stores filled with people taking shelter; others were evacuated.

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  • Man charged with killing Texas trooper who had stopped him

    Man charged with killing Texas trooper who had stopped him

    Trooper Allen was killed at the scene. Allen, a 15 year veteran of the department, leaves behind a wife and three children. Smith County court records show Black was indicted in October after he led police on a chase in July and rammed his auto into a police cruiser after they tried to pull him over for speeding.

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  • That 'harmless' radioactive cloud over Europe did come from Russian Federation after all

    That 'harmless' radioactive cloud over Europe did come from Russian Federation after all

    The Mayak plant accounts for half of Russian exports of radioactive isotopes although it has denied being the source of increased level of ruthenium 106. "The contamination of the atmosphere with ruthenium-106 isotope registered by Rosgidromet is not linked to the activity of Mayak". Ruthenium-106, which is produced by splitting atoms in a reactor, is used in certain medical treatments.

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  • Congress to give reservation to Patidars: Hardik Patel

    Congress to give reservation to Patidars: Hardik Patel

    Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti ( PAAS ) leader Hardik Patel today said that Congress had accepted Patidars' demand to give reservations if elected to power. Summary: If not, the first nomination papers filed with the mandate will be valid. "The Congress-Hardik club is one of mutual deception". The Supreme Court ruled in a landmark case in 1992 (Indra Sawhney etc vs Union Of India And Others) that the total reservation including SC, ST and OBC quotas has to stay within the 50 percent limit ...

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  • Trump on Roy Moore accusations: 'He totally denies it'

    Trump on Roy Moore accusations: 'He totally denies it'

    In the same appearance, Trump appeared to throw his support behind Moore, despite the allegations of sexual misconduct against the Alabama Senate candidate. But he ill-advisedly shifted to the claim that "you don't need somebody who's soft on crime like Jones". "I do have to say, 40 years is a long time".

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  • Quake strikes off the coast of Australia near New Caledonia

    Quake strikes off the coast of Australia near New Caledonia

    The tremor hit at a depth 25 kilometres some 85 kilometres to the east of the lightly populated Loyalty Islands, initial data from the survey said. There was no immediate news on damage or casualties. "Tsunami waves have been observed", the USGS said. However, the New Zealand Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management says that their initial assessment indicates there is "no tsunami threat" there in the wake of the natural disaster.

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  • Take firm stance against Iran, Saudi asks Arab League By

    Take firm stance against Iran, Saudi asks Arab League By

    Lebanon's Iranian-backed guerrilla group Hezbollah is a key member in Beirut's government, which makes it unlikely for the country to support an anti-Iranian resolution. On Saturday, Mr Hariri was in Paris, where he met French president Emmanuel Macron. Some of the threats he mentioned include the Iranian threat to Arab national security, the fight against terrorism, the Syrian crisis, Libya, yemen's stability, internal development and implementation of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ...

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  • Jubeir Calls for Firm Stand against Iranian Interventions in Arab Countries

    Jubeir Calls for Firm Stand against Iranian Interventions in Arab Countries

    Sunni Muslim powerhouse Saudi Arabia and Iran, the predominant Shiite power, have for decades stood on opposing sides of conflicts in the Middle East including in Syria and Yemen. Arab League chief Ahmed Abul Gheit said Lebanon was among the countries that voted in favour of the resolution, except for the points in which Hezbollah was mentioned.

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  • Wanted: This pickup driver, whose sticker is 'disorderly conduct,' Texas sheriff says

    Wanted: This pickup driver, whose sticker is 'disorderly conduct,' Texas sheriff says

    Nehl's post has gone viral, garnering almost 10,000 shares and more than 18,000 comments. "(2) makes an offensive gesture of display in a public place, and the gesture or display tends to incite an immediate breach of the peace ". "They smile. They stop you", Fonseca told ABC affiliate KTRK . The U.S. Supreme Court in 1971's Cohen v. California said that a law on disturbing the peace violated the Constitution when it was applied against a man who wore the phrase "f-k the draft" on a ...

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