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More heavy rain for Tuesday

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Most of us will see our high temperature early in the morning hours on Tuesday . Monday morning will be cloudy, but as we head into Monday afternoon, the rain will begin to fall. The 10 top local news stories from metro Boston and around New England delivered daily. Thursday , showers could cover western Alabama, all of the way over to the Golden Triangle Region and points north. Read More »

Brexit deal possible in next 24-48 hours, May's deputy says

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European Union officials have repeatedly insisted that they will not give in to demands over the Irish backstop - an insurance measure created to avoid a hard border in Ireland - which they see as integral to any divorce deal. Brexit will also see United Kingdom nationals barred from the fast lane at airports and other national boundaries. Just hours after the Cabinet - the group of senior politicians which form the heads of the British government - had their weekly meeting at the ... Read More »

Trump suggests France would have been defeated without U.S.

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While Macron was once seen as President Trump's closest friend in the European Union, their latest public spat shows neither leader is afraid to push back on the other. never knowing if they would ever again see their families or ever again hold their loved ones". Speaking at an open-air podium, without an umbrella, he named World War II veterans present and thanked them each in turn. Read More »

Macron Delivers Rebuke to Nationalism as Trump Looks On

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French President Emmanuel Macron peppered the field with diplomatic land mines before Trump arrived in Paris , staging the weekend's ceremonies to promote his own liberal and internationalist view of how the world should respond to the wave of nationalism sweeping the US and parts of Europe . Read More »

Miley Cyrus, Gerard Butler among celebrities to lose homes in California wildfires

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But what they saw when they stepped outside shocked them. "Your mother's somewhere and you don't know where she's at", he said. "I need to sleep and cry", James added. The death toll from the wildfire that incinerated Paradise and surrounding areas climbed to 29 - matching the mark for the deadliest single blaze in California history - as crews continued searching for bodies in the smoldering ruins, with almost 230 people unaccounted for. Read More »

North Korea hiding missile bases in remote areas

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While the network of undeclared sites has always been known to American intelligence agencies, it has not been publicly acknowledged by President Donald Trump , who asserted that North Korea was "no longer a nuclear threat" following his June summit with dictator Kim Jong Un . Read More »

Stan Lee, beloved Marvel Comics creator and filmmaker, dies at 95

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Lee had suffered several illnesses over the past year or so - he had a bout of pneumonia and vision issues. He's survived by his daughter Joan Celia "J. "For decades he provided both young and old with adventure, escape, comfort, confidence, inspiration, strength, friendship and joy". "I wanted this to be a surprise, but I'm personally working on a Latino hero, that you'll be seeing at the end of the year", he said at the time, according to AFP . Read More »

Authorities search for missing as California wildfires rage on

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Mr Trump, on a trip to France, said in a Twitter post early yesterday, "With proper Forest Management, we can stop the devastation constantly going on in California". Firefighters have said the dry conditions will only serve to help fan the flames as crews struggle to keep the fires under control. In Northern California, the offshore winds that had been whipping the area for days are expected to die down Monday, Hennen said. Read More »

Israel Says Carrying Out Air Strikes "Throughout Gaza Strip"

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Dozens of rockets fired from Gaza landed in Israeli cities through the day Monday, causing fires and at least one casualty, according to the Israeli Defense Forces. He added that the missiles' ability to overwhelm Israel's missile defences and hit houses will be "a bad blow" to Israel, adding that this was "the most serious escalation in fighting between Israel and Hamas since 2014 and in terms of the number of Israelis injured by missiles". Read More »

North Korea working on hidden missile bases

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A ministry official confirmed it's not a trade between North and South and the South Korean government sent food items to the North before, according to Newsis . He vowed to work towards denuclearisation during his historic June summit with U.S. President Donald Trump, but Pyongyang's actions have fallen short of U.S. Read More »

Trump tweets defense of Whitaker appointment from Paris

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The departure of Sessions, who was the first United States senator to back Trump's presidential run in 2016, was long expected, and came one day after Republicans lost control of the House of Representatives but boosted their Senate majority. Read More »

At least one person killed after man stabs three people in Australia

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One man charged at the tall attacker, who was wearing a long black shirt, with a shopping trolley just before police drew their weapons. As the attacker's vehicle burst into flames, the man emerged and "engaged" with members of the public, Victoria Police Chief Commissioner Graham Ashton told reporters Friday . Read More »

Prince Charles at 70

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In the new documentary marking Charles's upcoming 70th birthday on November 14, William says his father is "brilliant" with Prince George , 5, Princess Charlotte , 3, and 6-month-old Prince Louis . Having more time with him at home would be lovely, and being able to you know play around with the grandchildren. But William also says he wishes that his dad would slow down enough to be able to spare more time for them. Read More »

Armistice Day: White House defends Trump WW1 no-show

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The visit was planned for the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in France - where USA war dead were being honored - because of rain. His comments followed a scathing rebuke from Sir Nicholas Soames , a grandson of the wartime British leader Sir Winston Churchill . Read More »

Clash erupts during Israel operation in Gaza, six dead

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The exposure of such an operation by Israeli special forces inside Gaza would be extremely rare, he says. "Several alarms have sounded in southern Israel ". IDF chief Lt Gen Gadi Eisenkot said the Israeli unit had carried out "a very meaningful operation to Israel's security", without giving further details. Read More »

Trump administration blocked from ending DACA protections

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The administration's actions on DACA were prompted by a threat by Texas and other states to sue to end the program. But a number of courts around the country have ruled that the administration's reasoning was incorrect and kept the program in place. Read More »

Vietnamese Australian woman arrested over strawberry needle scare

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Braetop Berries strawberry farmer Aidan Young holds a strawberry as he poses amid strawberries he will destroy following a nationwide needle scare, on his farm in the Glass House Mountains in Queensland on September 20, 2018. Superintendent Jon Wacker, from the Queensland Police Drug and Serious Crime Group, said the investigation "was far from over". An Australian woman was arrested over the weekend after a two-month investigation into needles hidden in strawberries that sparked ... Read More »

Several Killed, 45 wounded in Somalia car-bomb attacks

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The blasts, which occurred within minutes of each other, targeted Mogadishu's Sahafi Hotel and its surroundings. Mohammed Hussein, another police officer, had earlier told Reuters that the target of the attack was Hotel Sahafi, which is just opposite the CID office. Read More »

Daesh Reportedly Claims Responsibility For Melbourne Attack

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Speaking to media on Saturday morning, he said Khalif's auto contained gas cylinders and it is believed he meant to cause an explosion. Police identified the attacker as 30-year-old Hassan Khalif Shire Ali , and said that his brother was arrested last year on charges of planning an attack in Melbourne . Read More »

Niagara Falls Bridge Commission to mark WWI anniversary with bells

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Bells of Peace is an official national commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. "I have been involved in the veterans banner project uptown, and I think it's just natural that a history organization such as us would honor the veterans and remind people of the sacrifices made in the war, because it was disgusting", said Vicki Knauff, director of the museum. Read More »

Eleven die in California fires after more bodies found

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Searchers recovered another 14 bodies Saturday, the Associated Press quoted the Northern California sheriff as saying. From Malibu to Simi Valley, communities are under mandatory evacuation orders . The utility said that a sensor detected a disturbance in its equipment two minutes before the fire was first reported, according to the filing. Continuing, Rice explained that Trump's "assertion that California's forest management policies are to blame for catastrophic wildfire is ... Read More »

Surgeons in Australia separating conjoined girls from Bhutan

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Dr Joe Crameri, the hospital's head of paediatric surgery, was positive about the future of the girls health. The girls were known to share a liver which would complicate the surgery. "There will be challenges over the next 24 to 48 hours as with any surgery, and we feel quietly confident that we will have a good result", said Crameri. Read More »

Everything You Need To Know About The Recount Lawsuits

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Scott now holds a lead of 0.18 percent over Nelson, well within the 0.25 percent margin that would trigger both machine and manual recounts come Saturday. Democrat Andrew Gillum has withdrawn his concession in the Florida gubernatorial race following a recount . At close of Friday night's session the fate of the mixed ballots remained undetermined. Read More »

Transport minister Jo Johnson resigns over Brexit

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Calling for a second referendum to be held on Brexit , Mr Johnson denounced the choice between Mrs May's deal plans or a no-deal scenario as a "failure of British statecraft on a scale unseen since the Suez crisis" that had left Britain facing "vassalage" or "chaos". Read More »

Donald Trump cancels visit to WW1 military cemetery because it's raining

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West Point cadets pose before a commemoration ceremony for Armistice Day, 100 years after the end of the First World War at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris , France , Nov. "We want to help Europe but it has to be fair". Ben Rhodes, who served as deputy national security adviser for strategic communications under President Barack Obama , said the excuse about the inclement weather did not stand up. Read More »

Saudi Coalition in Yemen, Under Pressure, Ends US Refueling

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The US' statement came after the Saudi Arabia said that "in consultation with the US" it has asked for "cessation of inflight refueling support" from America. American officials earlier said Saudi forces now handled some 80 percent of their refueling operations, which crucially allow aircraft to fly longer sorties over possible targets and can ease the pressure for quick strikes. Read More »