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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 »

Brexit deal not dead despite DUP warning: May's deputy

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Arlene Foster says it has "raised alarm bells" as Mrs May appears "wedded to the idea of a border down the Irish Sea". Mr Varadkar's comments came after a leaked letter from Theresa May to the Democratic Unionist Party suggested a border down the Irish Sea could be included in the withdrawal agreement. Read More »

Sri Lanka president Maithripala Sirisena dismisses parliament

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The dissolution is the latest twist in a constitutional crisis that began October 26 when Sirisena unexpectedly fired Ranil Wickremesinghe , who served since 2015 as prime minister in a unity government with Sirisena. 01 of 1981". "It was a follow-up action to the executive's earlier actions - removing the prime minister, appointing a new prime minister and proroguing parliament". Read More »

Fatal stabbing in Melbourne 'linked to terrorism'

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A vehicle was seen burning on the northern strip of Bourke Street near the Target store, and a man was shot by police after an alleged stabbing, according to the Age . "They're all very angry ... because it brings a bad impact to the community", he said. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the national terrorism advisory remained at "probable" , the midpoint of a five-tier system, and told reporters in Sydney that radical Islam was the issue. Read More »

India will not hold talks with Taliban: MEA

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Pakistan's foreign office has confirmed Islamabad's participation in the talks. "And we made it very clear that our participation at the meeting will be at the non-official level", Mr. According to Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov , its aim is to establish a wide inter-Afghan dialogue aimed at promoting national reconciliation, and defeating the threat of the Islamic State group to the countries of the region. Read More »

Nine dead in California wildfires, tens of thousands forced to flee

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Meanwhile, another wildfire in southern California was threatening 75,000 homes and more than 200,000 people were under mandatory evacuation early on Saturday. "The whole town is burning", Bob Van Camp, a Paradise resident who escaped on his motorbike, told local TV channel Action News Now. "All of it is engulfed in flames right now". Read More »

USA and China to Hold Security Talks Amid Trade Tensions

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China expects the USA "to respect China's security interests in the Asia-Pacific, China's sovereignty and development interests", Yang said Friday. The disputed sea is a major Asian trade route, where Beijing has landfilled areas for military infrastructure. Read More »

Delhi bans trucks as megacity chokes

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Delhi's air quality is expected to remain in this category over the next two days as the smoke emitted by fire crackers has slowed down the process of pollutant dispersion, the agency said. A thick cloud of toxic smog almost 10 times the recommended limit continued to envelop Delhi on Friday as the air quality deteriorated and was. recorded under "hazardous" category. Read More »

'Germany, France, Britain, US and Saudi Arabia listened to Khashoggi tapes'

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The audio appears to have been obtained by the bugging of the Saudi consulate, which is in contravention of the Vienna Convention and therefore illegal under worldwide law. "I'm unable to express my sorrow to learn about dissolving your body Jamal!" Yasin Aktay, an advisor to Erdogan, suggested last week the body may have been dissolved in acid. Read More »

Malibu fire rages through coastal homes

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Thirty-thousand people have been evacuated so far and the number of evacuees is expected to rise as embers push ahead of the fire. The blaze began early on Thursday and quickly charred 18,000 acres (3,237 hectares), forcing the evacuation of the 27,000 residents of Paradise, about 85 miles (240 km) north of Sacramento, Cal Fire said in a statement. Read More »

Trump Begins Paris Visit With Attack on France’s Emmanuel Macron

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For Sunday's anniversary, Trump was to join world leaders at a ceremony in the shadow of the Arc de Triomphe. Trump sent a tweet calling Macron's proposal "very insulting" as the US president's plane landed Friday evening for celebrations with world leaders commemorating the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. Read More »

Did Trump's White House published a doctored video?

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The two disagreed, however, with the White House's assertion that Acosta somehow "manhandled the intern", an accusation they said made them wonder if the White House was looking to pick a fight. Ryan also shared her own statement via Twitter , writing, "I love this country and have the most respect for the Office of the President". "I think Jim Acosta is a very unprofessional man-he does this with everybody". Read More »

California wildfires force hundreds of thousands to evacuate, claim lives

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Evacuations were ordered for the east side of Chico, a city of about 93,000 people, as flames from the blaze were being driven by 56-kilometer-per-hour winds. The fire has also reportedly destroyed one of the sets for the TV series Westworld. "It's all hands on deck to rescue people and get people out of harm's way". Read More »