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Australia will transfer refugees to U.S. after Trump takes office

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the deal would apply only to refugees now being held on Nauru and Manus Island , Papua New Guinea. Mr Kerry said the issue had been a key focus of the leaders summit in NY in September. Trump recently also spoke about plans to deport up to 3 million immigrants now in the country illegally and if he decides to veto the deal, the Australian government will be forced to look for another country willing to take the asylum seekers.

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Assange to Face Prosecutors' Questions at Ecuadorean Embassy

Police outside the Ecuadorian embassy. Assange, who denies the accusation, has been holed up in the embassy for more than four years. Swedish authorities have been trying for years to question Assange. "Experts have said he is not capable of giving testimony". "Therefore, the prosecutors can not provide information concerning details of the investigation after the interview", said a statement.

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3000-Year-Old Mummy Found in Egyptian Tomb

Archeologists have discovered a 1000 year old mummy near the southern Egyptian tower of Luxor; the Spanish archeologists have stated that the mummy is still in very good condition. Luxor, which is said to be containing one-third of the world's antiquities including super famous King Tut tomb, was named by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) as the World Tourism Capital for 2016.

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No prison for Minnesotan in Islamic State case

And the six others who pleaded guilty or were convicted in the plot will be sentenced Tuesday and Wednesday. Abdullahi Mohamed Yusuf, 20, was sentenced to the 21 months he's already served in jail plus 20 years of supervised release. "For the next round of sentencings, it's going to be a whole different ballgame, so count your blessings", Davis said. The sentences that Davis began handing down Monday morning are expected to draw an worldwide audience of jurists and prosecutors curious ...

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4 dead in explosion at largest U.S. military base in Afghanistan

The suicide bomber blew himself up near a dining facility inside the base, said Waheed Sediqi, spokesman for the governor of Parwan province where Bagram is located. The Taliban said on Friday that those attacks were carried out in retaliation for a recent coalition air strike in Kunduz which reportedly killed some 30 civilians.

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Megyn Kelly Slams Roger Ailes: He Wouldn't Shut Up About My Bra!

She says Trump was furious that she had invited a reporter on her show to talk about the story. He would work with "certain TV hosts" and suggest criticism of himself so it wouldn't look so bad and that they were "in the tank" for him. Then, in the aftermath of the debate and Kelly's question to Trump about his treatment of women, the president-elect did unleash his "beautiful Twitter account" against Kelly.

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USA inclusiveness and plurality will remain intact: Paul Ryan

During his campaign, Trump insisted he would deport 11 million people living in the country illegally, with exceptions, but he distanced himself from that position as time went on. Ryan pushed back. "Were focused on securing the border", he said. Trump told CBS' Lesley Stahl in a " 60 Minutes " interview set to air Sunday night that he st still plans to build a US-Mexico border wall.

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NSW Nationals elect Barilaro as new leader

He attacked Mr Humphries' track record as a minister and dismissed Mr Fraser's planned spill motion. The Nationals suffered a 35 per cent swing against them on the primary vote in the byelection on Saturday, described by ABC election analyst Antony Green as "the biggest first -reference change in NSW byelection history".

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Obama suspends TPP vote effort; fate up to Trump

While going ahead with the pact would be "transformational" for the Australian economy, according to former trade minister Andrew Robb, providing "a very significant contribution to commercial stability in our region but also for peace and stability", its defeat is a big win for China.

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Pakistan shrine blast: 30 killed, 100 injured

Rescue teams are facing difficulties bringing injured persons back to ground level and then on to hospitals. The shrine is located in a mountainous area making communication and rescue work more hard. "The Secretary-General supports the government of Pakistan in its fight against terrorism in full respect of global and human rights norms", said the statement.

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Pakistan sufi shrine blast: 45 killed in Balochistan blast!

Interior Minister Balochistan Sarfraz Bugti confirmed that at least 52 people have been killed in the deadly blast while 105 others are injured. The blast had taken place at a remote Sufi shrine in Balochistan, officials said, with the Islamic State group (Daesh) claiming the attack.

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Syria government issues text threats as civilians die in Aleppo

Sheikh Maqsood, a Kurdish-majority Aleppo region, had been home to many distant and close relatives of families held under siege in eastern Aleppo neighborhoods. Rebels have tried several times to break the siege, succeeding briefly in August, but no aid has entered the east since July. At least eight more people were killed in a suspected airstrike on a crossing point connecting Kurdish-held areas with rebel areas in northern Aleppo province, the Kurdish security force said.

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Jackie Chan Wins Oscar at Governors Awards 2016!

Thanks to the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Hollywood , Jackie Chan can add yet another title to his growing list of accolades, awards and accomplishments: honorary Oscar victor. In addition to thanking Hollywood , his family and friends, and his own stunt team, he also thanked Hong Kong - his "hood" - and China for making him "proud to be Chinese".

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Anti-Trump protest in Portland led to 71 arrests

And on Thursday night, there were protests in front of Trump's Manhattan home. Thousands of protesters marched again on Saturday in major cities across the United States to demonstrate against the election of Donald Trump to be the 45 president of the United States.

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White House accepts defeat as Congress abandons TPP deal

Trump had vowed to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and other existing major trade deals, and promised to never sign massive trade agreements like the TPP, which he said would "destroy" USA manufacturing, as part of an effort to restore American jobs.

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Rams, Jets still facing uncertain situations at quarterback

Petty completed a short pass to Brandon Marshall , who lateraled to Bilal Powell to complete the four-yard scoring play. "It may have been ugly, but at the end of the day, the end of the year, they don't ask how, they ask how many ", said Keenum, who was 17-of-30 for 165 yards and no turnovers.

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Reed goes for 19 to lead Clemson to 74-64 victory

FB wunderkind George Aston didn't have a single attempt on the ground, but had two touchdowns by halftime, scoring on a 15-yard shovel pass and a 1-yard catch in the back of the end zone on 4th and goal from the half yard line. Watson's last interception came on second-and-goal at the Panthers' 3. The Tigers failed to convert a fourth-and-1 play on the ensuing drive with 1:02 left.

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A Russian-Friendly Political Novice Wins Bulgaria's Presidency

Opinion polls published on Thursday showed Radev winning 49.6-51 percent of the runoff vote for the largely ceremonial post against parliament speaker Tsacheva's 39.1-40 percent. Radev has made it clear he believes Bulgaria, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member, should focus more on its economic and political ties with Moscow, which has been under European Union sanctions since it annexed Crimea from Ukraine in 2014.

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Opposition candidate Rumen Radev winning presidential elections in Bulgaria - exit polls

Last Sunday, the Bulgarians failed to elect their president from 21 different candidates in the first round , while Radev gathered over 25 percent of popular support and nearly 22 percent of voters polled their votes for Tsetska Tsacheva from the country's ruling GERB party.

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Iraq military: Ancient city of Nimrud recaptured from Islamic State

In the north of the country, Iraqi Kurdish fighters battling Islamic State unlawfully destroyed Arab homes in scores of towns and villages in what may amount to a war crime, the USA -based rights group Human Rights Watch said on Sunday. Iraqi forces battled waves of suicide auto bombs on Sunday as they attempted to advance deeper into Mosul in the face of heavy resistance from the Islamic State (IS) group.

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Trump advisers offer conflicting predictions on U.S. embassy move to Jerusalem

Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Malki found that Trump's win, in light of his pro-Israel campaign promises, was cause for concern. Rather than direct and overbearing interference, like past presidents, Greenblatt said Trump "is not going to impose any solution on Israel".

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Syrian army and allies make gains in Aleppo

A senior pro-Assad official told Reuters that plans to capture the rebel-held east by January were shaped around an assumption Clinton would win. But the fighters, including members of the al-Qaida-linked Fatah al-Sham Front, refused to leave after the government opened corridors for them to cross to the nearby province of Idlib, an insurgent stronghold.

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Barack Obama permanently protects Planned Parenthood funding

We're actually cheering. After this week, it feels like it's been AGES since anything was going our way. As Breitbart News reported on September 6 about the proposed regulation, the Obama administration has sought to override state laws that redirect federal funding from abortion provider Planned Parenthood - its political ally - toward other health care centers that have met the federal government's criteria.

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What helped Nigeria defeat Algeria, Zambia - Rohr

They now go into their next matches against Nigeria knowing they need to beat the Super Eagles both home and away to have any realistic chance at qualifying. Cameroon have two points. The Nigerians took the game to their opponents and were rewarded after 25 minutes when Moses was released by Mikel to fire past Algeria goalkeeper Rais M'Bolhi.

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Mom investigated after 'kicking out' son for voting Trump in mock election

A USA mother has taken her outrage over Donald Trump winning the presidential election out on her young son. Elementary school children are paying the price for backing Donald Trump for president. She's anti-Trump, that much is clear. "Why did you vote for him at school?" she inquires. On Friday the video had been shared more than 200,000 times.

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What they are saying about Steve Bannon

Bush, as a possible defense secretary; former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani as attorney general; and former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin as interior secretary. Be very vigilant America". The latest of Trump's less-than-stellar appointees is none other than former Breitbart News chairman Stephen Bannon. "I am thrilled to have my very successful team continue with me in leading our country", Trump said in a statement.

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Ezekiel Elliott Making A Run At NFL MVP

But I am here to tell you that there is another who should be getting serious consideration. Dallas-New England would be a very, very compelling Super Bowl, just the sort of thing that might allow the National Football League to make up for a season of sagging television ratings.

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Bernie Sanders Won't Rule Out Presidential Run From Beyond the Grave

Trump has earned the opportunity to show us he will stand above partisan politics and lead a government that really does work for the people rather than special interests and career politicians. The Democratic National Committee may end up being ground zero for the fight, with no clear successor in line to replace interim chairwoman Donna Brazile.

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Korean parliament agrees to independent prosecutor bill over president's scandal

It is the latest of a wave of rallies against Park, whose presidency has been shaken by suspicion that she let a shadowy long-time confidante to manipulate power from behind the scenes. Choi, whose father was an elusive religious figure and a longtime mentor to Park until his death in 1994, was arrested earlier this month for abuse of power and fraud .

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PM Narendra Modi for mandatory online filing of babus' performance reports

Since in 2014, people had voted him to power to free the nation from corruption, this is his honest move in the direction. - "I also want to talk about something else in Goa-on November 8 many people of India slept peacefully and a few are sleepless even now".

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Donald Trump's statement on banning Muslim entry restored on his website

She trods familiar ground almost every day in her Virginia home. Reema's tears melted many hearts on Twitter and a lot of people reached out to her there. I'm scared 4 my family 4 my country 4 my friends. In the face of the Trump's election, many Muslim women are now starting a conversation as to how safe it is to wear the hijab in public, with some arguing that it is better to be safe and others remaining defiant.

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Mexico says ready to 'modernize' NAFTA with Trump

The US is Mexico's largest trading partner and Trump has said he intends to re-negotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement ( NAFTA ) which is the base of the two countries' economic relationship. Sources close to the Ottawa government said they believed there was only a small chance that Mr Trump would move to dismantle Nafta , since changes would require cooperation from pro-business Republicans in Congress.

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Bulgarian PM Borisov tenders his government resignation

According to AFP, Tsacheva "appears to have been dealt a crushing defeat by Moscow-friendly general Rumen Radev , backed by the Socialist opposition". "This includes key reforms needed for the country's modernization and continued European Union path, which can not be reversed", he said in emailed comments after polls closed.

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Australian refugee deal "dead on arrival"

The resettlement deal was struck with the administration of President Barack Obama, Turnbull said , adding that he did not tell President-elect Donald Trump that the United States had agreed to the deal. The UN refugee agency, UNHCR, said it will endorse the arrangement but Australia's approach to open-ended detention has caused vast harm to vulnerable people.

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Crystal Palace issue statement after Croydon tram tragedy

The driver of a tram that derailed in south London , killing seven people, was released on police bail on Thursday. The most kind, giving person we'll ever have in our lives! Eyewitnesses have described the scenes as "absolute carnage" and "like something out of a film" as the two-carriage tram tipped onto its side in heavy rain next to an underpass near the Sandilands stop in Croydon.


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