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Author: 0 Troy police investigating quadruple homicide

Detectives and evidence technical teams are processing the scene. Police have not released any details about the victims, including their ages or names. He said Foster "drove himself to the station and surrendered after the shooting, also surrendering the weapon". They both live at the residence on Chapman Street.

Global News A British Woman Has Been Jailed For Bringing 300 Painkillers Into Egypt
Author: 0 A British Woman Has Been Jailed For Bringing 300 Painkillers Into Egypt

The 33-year-old claimed she didn't know the tramadol tablets she was caught with were illegal and had taken them for her Egyptian lover Omar Caboo's bad back. "She doesnt deserve that", Rachel said. "You can imagine the pressure - this is her life". A Foreign Office spokesman said: "We will continue to provide assistance to Laura and her family following the court ruling in Egypt, and our embassy is in regular contact with the Egyptian authorities".

Global News Steele Dossier Is 'Bogus'
Author: 0 Steele Dossier Is 'Bogus'

Fox News reported last week that during a closed-door session with the House Intelligence Committee, FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe stood by the document's credibility but, when pressed to identify what in the salacious document the bureau had corroborated, cited only the fact that Page had traveled to Moscow.

Global News What to do with that Christmas tree now that Christmas is done
Author: 0 What to do with that Christmas tree now that Christmas is done

THE Christmas tree is the star of the show and in most festive decorative schemes, the tree is the celebrity and all the other elements revolve around it. In Douglas County you can drop your trees off at Bayou Gulch, Challenger Regional Park, Fairgrounds Regional Park, and Highland Heritage Regional Park.

Author: 0 New US North Korea sanctions target missile developers

The U.S. Treasury said in a statement Tuesday the two officials, Kim Jong Sik and Ri Pyong Chol, are being singled out for pushing forward with producing weapons of mass destruction. Just days ago, stricter United Nations sanctions were meted out against North Korea , something Pyongyang angrily branded an "act of war" . Friday's resolution requires United Nations member states to repatriate North Korean overseas workers within 24 months.

Global News Latest UN Sanctions Are An Act Of War, North Korea Says
Author: 0 Latest UN Sanctions Are An Act Of War, North Korea Says

South Korea's foreign ministry told Reuters it is aware of the North Korean statement on the new sanctions, again highlighting its position that they are a "grave warning by the global community that the region has no option but to immediately cease reckless provocations, and take the path of dialogue for denuclearization and peace".

Global News China Hosts Meeting To Mediate Afghan-Pakistan Conflict
Author: 0 China Hosts Meeting To Mediate Afghan-Pakistan Conflict

In June this year, he had travelled to Pakistan and Afghanistan to push forward the peace process. China and Pakistan will look at extending their US$57 billion (RM233 billion) China-Pakistan Economic Corridor to Afghanistan, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said today, part of China's ambitious Belt and Road plan linking China with Asia, Europe and beyond.

Global News Peruvians celebrate Christmas Eve with hugs and good wishes
Author: 0 Peruvians celebrate Christmas Eve with hugs and good wishes

The biggest Mass in the Valley was held at the Holy Family Catholic Church at Maulana Azad Road here, where hundreds of Christians, including women and children, assembled to celebrate the birthday of Jesus Christ and held special prayers. As mere humans, we have so much love and affection towards our children. He added that Christmas was a celebration of love and peace. The most popular activities included the traditional midnight toast with sparkling wine, the moment to reflect on the ...

Global News Russian Federation condemns United States move to sell weapons to Ukraine
Author: 0 Russian Federation condemns United States move to sell weapons to Ukraine

A senior Russian diplomat says the US decision to provide Ukraine with lethal weapons will fuel the conflict in the country's east. Among the items the Ukrainian government is expected to receive as part of the $41.5 million-worth sale are sniper rifles, ammunition, and other associated parts and materials, ABC News learned from two unnamed USA congressional sources.

Global News Nikki Haley: UN To Cut Budget By $285 Million, Increase Accountability
Author: 0 Nikki Haley: UN To Cut Budget By $285 Million, Increase Accountability

The United States Government is considering measures to take against Nigeria and others for voting in support of the United Nations' resolution against the US' recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel . "We don't care", he added. In July, Trump had promised $639m in aid to assist people facing starvation in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen. Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales (l.) shakes hands Sunday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at a joint press ...

Global News Five Killed in Moscow as Bus Drives Into Pedestrian Underpass (PHOTO, VIDEO)
Author: 0 Five Killed in Moscow as Bus Drives Into Pedestrian Underpass (PHOTO, VIDEO)

Police sources told TASS the investigators are considering two versions of the accident - the driver lost control of the bus or else the latter was out of service. A helicopter will evacuate the wounded persons. The mayor of Moscow , Sergei Sobyanin, expressed condolences to the relatives of people that have been killed in the crash and stated that authorities are providing necessary urgent assistance to those injured.

Author: 0 Of Course Apple Is Getting Sued Over The Old iPhone Throttling Fiasco

The company stated that this feature started with iOS 10.2.1 and most recently came to the iPhone 7 with iOS 11.2. Rumors have persisted for years at tech news websites devoted to Apple products and among fans of the company's products that iPhone performance was being intentionally slowed, perhaps to push users to buy newer models.

Global News 'Russian spy' who worked as interpreter at Number 10 is arrested
Author: 0 'Russian spy' who worked as interpreter at Number 10 is arrested

The security service of Ukraine said on Thursday it had opened a treason case and detained Stanislav Yezhov , an interpreter for the cabinet of ministers, while it prepared charges against him. Ukraine's security service said Mr Yezhov acted "on the orders" of Russian Federation to collect information "about the activities of government structures", with the help of "special equipment".

Global News After last Geneva round, UN Syria envoy seeks Russia's help
Author: 0 After last Geneva round, UN Syria envoy seeks Russia's help

He also elaborated on the UN's plan to continue Syrian-Syrian talks. Delegations from Russia, Iran and Turkey along with the Syrian government's representatives and a 20-strong opposition delegation are in Astana for the two-day talks. The Sochi talks will open up a fourth track of talks between parties to the complex conflict in Syria. One of the main purposes of the ongoing round of Astana talks is to prepare the ground for a congress for Syrian-Syrian talks about the future of the Arab ...

Global News Trump commutes prison sentence for kosher meatpacking CEO Rubashkin
Author: 0 Trump commutes prison sentence for kosher meatpacking CEO Rubashkin

Rubashkin's grossly excessive 27-year sentence was readily apparent to any fair-minded individual who reviewed the facts of the case", read a statement from Agudath Israel of America. U.S. President Donald Trump waves after he spoke to members of the White House Press Corps prior to his Marine One departure from the South Lawn of the White House December 15, 2017 in Washington, DC.

Global News Cuban leader Raul Castro will stay in power past February
Author: 0 Cuban leader Raul Castro will stay in power past February

A Castro will be Cuba's president for at least a little longer. The announcement was made Thursday by the Cuban State Press. Castro came to power in 2008, taking over for his brother Fidel who battled health issues in his later years. While Raul was certainly more open to reforms than his brother, it will be curious to see what happens if someone not named Castro steps in. Castro is still expected to stay on as the first secretary of the Cuban communist party, the only political party ...

Global News Video captures FL man dragging police officer with vehicle
Author: 0 Video captures FL man dragging police officer with vehicle

The camera, police say, fell off after the suspect made several "sharp maneuvers". After a pursuit that led them onto a highway, police say they were able to apprehend Cabrera and his female passenger. He was taken to Memorial Regional Hospital with serious, but not life-threatening injuries to his arms and legs. The adventure ended around 9:10 a.m.

Global News Franken says he'll leave Congress in 'few weeks'
Author: 0 Franken says he'll leave Congress in 'few weeks'

Franken announced his resignation on December 7, after a majority of Democratic senators called for him to leave office. He'd hoped to make his case to the Senate Ethics Committee that his behavior shouldn't require him to give up the seat.

Global News European Union says United Kingdom will have no say during short Brexit transition
Author: 0 European Union says United Kingdom will have no say during short Brexit transition

Britain's Brexit transition period should last until the end of 2020, the EU's chief negotiator has said. British Prime Minister Theresa May told parliament her plan on Monday for a Brexit transition period with broadly the same access to European Union markets was met with scepticism from pro-Brexit lawmakers fearful of a watered-down European Union exit.

Global News Turkey's Erdogan says will take Jerusalem resolution to UN General Assembly
Author: 0 Turkey's Erdogan says will take Jerusalem resolution to UN General Assembly

US President Donald Trump formally recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel on December 6, prompting violent protests across the Middle East, Europe, and beyond. "The General Assembly will say, without the fear of the veto, that the global community is refusing to accept the unilateral position of the United States", Mr Mansour told reporters.

Global News Weather warning issued for heavy fog in Lincoln
Author: 0 Weather warning issued for heavy fog in Lincoln

Meanwhile, it is set to be mild and misty overnight, with fog likely once again. No severe weather is expected, but isolated flooding will be possible. TOMORROW/WEDNESDAY: A wave will form on the front west of Alabama, and rain will increase late in the day tomorrow , tomorrow night and into Wednesday.

Global News White Christmas forecast: Will Denver see snow on the ground?
Author: 0 White Christmas forecast: Will Denver see snow on the ground?

The technical definition of a white Christmas is having at least an inch of snow on the ground on December 25 , regardless of whether it fell on that day. And the chance of enough snow falling to cover the ground in white is even smaller at only 2 percent. A storm on December 16 and 17, 2016 brought four inches of snow to Owatonna, followed by a cold snap with temperatures as cold as 24 below zero in the days following.

Author: 0 Some communities repopulate as Thomas Fire evacuation orders are downgraded

Only two fires have burned more acreage in California so far this century: the Cedar Fire of 2003, and the Rush Fire of 2012, which scorched 273,246 and 271,911, respectively. CalFire officials said during Monday's community meeting at San Marcos High School that they hoped to get all residents back in their homes by the end of the week, which led to audible disappointment in the crowd.

Global News Congress leaders queue-up to greet Rahul Gandhi
Author: 0 Congress leaders queue-up to greet Rahul Gandhi

We do not fight hate with hate. "They break, we unite". They defame, we respect and defend. Praising her son's patience, she said though Rahul Gandhi had experienced violence from childhood, he has faced vicious personal attacks ever since he joined politics and that it has made him braver.

Global News United States government names North Korea as the source of WannaCry
Author: 0 United States government names North Korea as the source of WannaCry

Other governments and private companies agree. The accusation that the North Korean government was behind the so-called WannaCry attack comes as worries mount about North Korea's hacking capabilities and its nuclear weapons program. "If those hackers travel, we will arrest them and bring them to justice". He noted that the Trump administration has banned the use of Kaspersky software from government systems over concerns that the software could abet Russian espionage, and that the ...

Author: 0 Top US public health agency CDC gets list of forbidden words

According to The Washington Post , words that can not be used include " fetus ", " vulnerable ", " entitlement ", " diversity ", " transgender ", "evidence-based" and " science-based ". In a 90-minute briefing on Thursday, policy analysts at the nation's leading public health institute were presented with the menu of seven banned words, an analyst told the paper.

Global News Lions take 13-3 lead into halftime
Author: 0 Lions take 13-3 lead into halftime

There are two things that really made this play impressive. Adam Shaheen , the second-round pick working an increased role for the Bears, will be inactive against the Lions due to a chest injury. Quarterback Mitchell Trubisky , rolling from the pocket, overthrew receiver Kendall Wright directly into the arms of cornerback Darius Slay , who managed to tap both feet in bounds for the interception.

Global News 5-Magnitude Quake Strikes in Indonesia: USGS
Author: 0 5-Magnitude Quake Strikes in Indonesia: USGS

There was no immediate indication of a tsunami, but authorities said they had issued a warning following the tremor, which struck a coastal region some 300 kilometres (190 miles) from the capital. "Suddenly, we felt dizzy... We then realised it was a quake and immediately ran downstairs", Warouw said. There has been no tsunami reported on the southern coast of Java.

Global News Apotex Founder Barry Sherman, Wife Found Dead in Toronto Home
Author: 0 Apotex Founder Barry Sherman, Wife Found Dead in Toronto Home

Hopkinson said police were called to the Shermans' home in an upscale neighborhood of north Toronto just before noon on Friday in response to a "medical complaint". Toronto Mayor John Tory said on Twitter he is "heartbroken" to learn of the deaths. "Barry and Honey were kind, good people who will be greatly missed".

Global News United States presents 'undeniable' evidence Iran arming Yemen's rebels with missiles
Author: 0 United States presents 'undeniable' evidence Iran arming Yemen's rebels with missiles

In addition, US officials highlighted technology inside the missile, in both its propulsion and guidance systems, that they said bore the stamp of Iranian defense contractors. "The nuclear deal has done nothing to moderate the regime's conduct in other areas". "The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia demands the global community to take immediate measures to implement the aforementioned Security Council resolutions and to hold the Iranian regime accountable for its hostile actions", it said.

Global News Union Cabinet clears Triple Talaq bill
Author: 0 Union Cabinet clears Triple Talaq bill

Zakia Soman, founder of Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan (BMMA) who hails from Ahmedabad, said, "The Cabinet clearing the Bill is a welcome step but what India requires is a comprehensive law on Muslim marriage that will end all kinds of injustice to Muslim women like nikah halala (divorced woman required to marry again and consummate it to be able to return to her first husband) and polygamy".

Global News Kentucky politician takes his own life after sex assault allegation
Author: 0 Kentucky politician takes his own life after sex assault allegation

A Republican lawmaker in Kentucky facing sexual assault allegations has died of an apparent suicide . Johnson vehemently denied the allegations at a press conference Tuesday. An autopsy Thursday morning confirmed it was a suicide. The Washington Post generally does not identify victims of sexual assault without their consent.

Global News PM Modi seeks co-operation from parties for smooth conduct of Parl session
Author: 0 PM Modi seeks co-operation from parties for smooth conduct of Parl session

Keeping behind the acrimonious war of words in the campaign for Gujarat polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday urged all political parties to extend co-operation for smooth conduct of the Winter session of Parliament getting underway on Friday and pressed for a "national consensus" on the issue of simultaneous elections in the country.

Global News Somalia's Shabaab kill 18 cops in academy bombing
Author: 0 Somalia's Shabaab kill 18 cops in academy bombing

Kahiye Police Academy and targeted officers rehearsing for Somalia's Police Day celebrations scheduled for December 20, Capt. Mohamed Hussein said. "So far 15 have died and 17 others were injured", Abdullahi Nur, another police official, told Reuters .

Global News Salvation Army still accepting bikes for kids this Christmas
Author: 0 Salvation Army still accepting bikes for kids this Christmas

It's heading into the final stretch for The Salvation Army's Christmas Kettle Campaign and there are some concerning trends. "It's little things like that which we can help with". The gifts will be distributed next week to the parents of more than 5,000 local children. An early morning fire has wiped out food and toys set for distribution next week to 200 needy area families by the Meadville unit of The Salvation Army.

Global News Youngstown native Omarosa to tell all about White House
Author: 0 Youngstown native Omarosa to tell all about White House

The Secret Service also spoke out on Twitter on Wednesday, confirming they had nothing to do with Newman's termination (aside from deactivating her access pass). She continued with a promise: "When I can tell my story, it is a profound story that I know the world will want to hear". According to Ryan, "everything blew up" when Kelly tried to discuss Newman's walk-in privileges and access to Trump.

Global News India reiterates Jadhav convicted on concocted charges in Pakistan
Author: 0 India reiterates Jadhav convicted on concocted charges in Pakistan

The Foreign Office Spokesperson said Pakistan had submitted a comprehensive counter memorial document before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) regarding the Kulbhushan Jadhav case covering all legal aspects. Regarding the inclusion of other countries in Chinese Belt and Road Initiative of which the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is the flagship project, he said the project was for cooperation and connectivity and Pakistan and China were working out modalities in that ...

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Author: 0 "Democrats fabricating stories of women who I don't know" - Donald Trump

She appeared alongside the two other Trump accusers at a NY news conference: Samantha Holvey , who alleged that Trump walked uninvited into a backstage dressing area where she and others were in various states of undress at a 2012 beauty pageant Trump owned, and Jessica Leeds, who accused Trump of groping her when she sat next to him on a commercial airline flight in the late 1970s.

Global News GOP campaign chairman: I hope Doug Jones will vote with Republicans
Author: 0 GOP campaign chairman: I hope Doug Jones will vote with Republicans

Republican senatorial candidate Roy Moore's spokesperson says the candidate "probably" still believes homosexuality should be illegal. Republicans on Capitol Hill have expressed hopes of scheduling a vote on their tax legislation before Jones is sworn in, but lawmakers are still struggling to devise a compromise bill to bridge the divide between the House and Senate legislation that can win majority support in both chambers.

Global News Trump attacks Senator Gillibrand in 'grotesque' tweet
Author: 0 Trump attacks Senator Gillibrand in 'grotesque' tweet

FAKE NEWS!" More than a dozen women have come forward with claims of misconduct by Trump, who boasted in a video tape that surfaced during the campaign that he could kiss and grope women with impunity, because of his celebrity. The Melrose Democrat added that Gillibrand's record of standing up for women "should really terrify" Trump. This sort of Twitter feud could well be fuel for both Trump's base and Democrats.

Global News Iraq Celebrates Victory Over Daesh With Military Parade
Author: 0 Iraq Celebrates Victory Over Daesh With Military Parade

As the authorities announced a public holiday on Sunday "to celebrate the victory", Abadi said in a speech at the defense ministry that Iraq's next battle would be to defeat the scourge of corruption. This most recent war of words followed consecutive announcements by Russian President Vladimir Putin and the head of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, Valery Gerasimov, who both claimed that the Islamic State group had faced a "complete rout" on the eastern and ...

Global News New Zealand wrap up Windies series with 240-run win
Author: 0 New Zealand wrap up Windies series with 240-run win

Trent Boult captured his 200th test wicket as New Zealand beat the West Indies by 240 runs on Tuesday, completing a 2-0 sweep of its first test series since March. Tim Southee returned 2-71, Trent Boult 2-52 and Mitchell Santner, with his late brace, 2-13. Ambris earned a rare distinction in Test cricket when he was out hit wicket for the second time in the only three innings of his Test career.

Global News After Slurring Words, Trump to Make Medical Exam Public: White House
Author: 0 After Slurring Words, Trump to Make Medical Exam Public: White House

Trump's move on Wednesday to declare Jerusalem the capital of Israel and set in motion a plan to move the USA embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem was celebrated at the party. "America is the mother of terror", Reuters reported, with hundreds roaming the streets denouncing Trump. The Wednesday decision stoked global outrage, as it declares Jerusalem Israel's de facto capital.

Global News Protest near US Embassy in Beirut sparks clashes
Author: 0 Protest near US Embassy in Beirut sparks clashes

Security forces fired teargas and water cannon to disperse the angry protesters. NPR's Ruth Sherlock reports from the demonstration that for the most part, the protesters were peaceful. It also triggered denunciations from around the world, even from close allies like France, that suggested he had needlessly stirred more conflict in an already volatile region.

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