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Boris Johnson calls Donald Trump's presidency a 'moment of opportunity'

He said the election "is a great opportunity for us in the United Kingdom to build a better relationship with America that is of fundamental economic importance for us, but also of great importance for the stability and prosperity of the world".

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TNT Original Good Behavior Set for Stan, SoHo

Christian is portrayed by Terry Kinney. The new romance strains her already complicated relationship with her mother, Estelle (Strus). Besides, the criminal world is where Letty excels. "It's character within character, which is a dream for an actor", Dockery said. Hanging the tension of an entire episode on a dying Tesla battery - which is as exciting as it sounds - is a sign that the show's creative navigational system may not be optimally calibrated.

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Nigerian Troops Avert Boko Haram's Infiltration Into Brimari, Kill Two Insurgents

Often the girls and women were given precious extra food and goods by camp officials who expected sex in return. "The four Boko Haram militants were brought to Banki from Maiduguri in a military helicopter from where they were driven to Kumshe in ICRC vehicles", AFP reported.

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Panama Papers: Qatari prince comes to rescue of embattled Sharif

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz submitted documentary evidence on the legitimacy of their assets before the Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday. Likewise, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and Awami Muslim League (AML) Chief Sheikh Rashid Ahmed also submitted volumes of evidence that purportedly establish that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif allegedly laundered money to pay for his London properties.

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New Delhi covered in shroud of smog

Jung today chaired a high-level meeting attended by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, his deputy Manish Sisodia, Environment Minister Imran Hussain and representatives from other agencies. Chairman of Manipal Global Education Services TV Mohandas Pai said people with young children should leave the city and activities such as construction and burning of paddy husk should be banned for at least 15 days.

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HS2's route through Cheshire revealed

The Government has revealed the HS2 rail project's route through Cheshire. On its eastern leg, the high-speed route will continue from the West Midlands to Toton in the east, where a new HS2 station will be built, as previously confirmed.

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Obama to urge Trump to let some immigrants stay

He went on to say that he thinks that Trump recognizes that, and is honest in wanting to be a good president who moves the country forward. Obama wouldn't comment on Trump's appointments but said the new administration would be "a reminder that elections matter and voting counts".

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Nebraska star QB Tommy Armstrong carted off field after suffering scary injury

Not exactly the type of offense you would expect from a team fighting for a spot in the College Football Playoff. MI will hold its spot among the CFP's top four after trouncing Maryland, and Penn State certainly will move up from No. Why you ask, because Nebraska is averaging 32.0 points a game so the Nebraska offense is going to be a handful for Ohio State as well. Close losses against quality competition are nice and all, but moral victories aren't enough for coach Pat Fitzgerald, ...

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President Obama Holds Meeting with Trump at the White House

The tour included a look around the private residence, the Truman balcony, the official reception area and the Oval Office, the White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said in a daily press conference. Bush and first lady Laura Bush at the White House . Lady Gaga urged her supporters to sign the petition, noting "half the population" is in fear a Trump presidency will mean a loss of rights.

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Czech retain Fed Cup

On Day 1, Karolina Pliskova won a marathon battle over her longtime friend Kristina Mladenovic 6-3, 4-6, 16-14 before Carolina Garcia topped Petra Kvitova 7-6 (6), 6-3. The former Wimbledon and Australian Open champion succeeded former captain Nicolas Escude in July 2012. After Garcia put France up 2-1 following back-to-back singles wins, Strycova forced the deciding doubles by beating France's Alize Cornet 6-2, 7-6 (4).

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Putin, Trump have similar positions on some issues - parliament speaker

In what could be a dramatic shift in United States foreign policy, officials acknowledged conversations with Trump regarding his approach to Russian Federation will be "very difficult". Russian President, Vladimir Putin might call it a quit, as per a Kremlin expert, Valery Solovey. The Clinton campaign did not respond to a request for comment Thursday on the assertions.

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Obama says he has concerns about Trump's presidency

He added: "I want to emphasize to you, Mr. President-elect, that we now are going to want to do everything we can to help you succeed because if you succeed, then the country succeeds", Obama said, according to The New York Times. Trump said he would be flexible on some issues, like accepting a fence for parts of the promised wall on the southern border, and keeping parts of Obamacare.

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SK prosecutors bid to question president

They are consulting with the presidential office Cheong Wa Dae with a plan to question Park later this week. "It's now time to consider impeachment", Kim Moo-sung, a former leader of the ruling Saenuri Party and once one of Park's staunchest supporters, said in a statement.

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New Zealand quake leaves cows stranded on a tiny 'island'

The city's suburban rail network was shut while crews checked tracks, bridges and tunnels. Catastrophe modelling firm AIR Worldwide said in a press release on Sunday that the quake struck about 93 kilometres north-northeast of Christchurch, a city still recovering from a pair of earthquakes in late 2010 and early 2011.

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Flash Mob Attacks in Philadelphia Send 4 to Hospital

He was punched from behind by several people, police said.The detective's 53-year-old wife splashed water on the offenders to try to stop them from attacking her husband, and she was punched in the face, police said. Overall, six people were hurt. One victim declined medical treatment, but the five others were taken to Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. More of the attackers are being sought after by police officials.

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Lionel Messi falls ill during flight with Argentinian team

Reports in the Madrid-based publication Marca had led with the story, whipping up a frenzy in regards to the player's future and what it could mean for Barcelona . Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu has recently sealed extensions for a number of key players, including Sergio Busquets, Neymar and Javier Mascherano.

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Colombian Government Publishes Revised Peace Accord with FARC

Speaking from Cuba, chief government negotiator Humberto de la Calle, said that the new agreement was a chance to unite the country. Sixty-one percent of those polled by Gallup said the government would not reach a final accord with the FARC this year, while 37 percent said it would.

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U.S. stocks move higher as banks surge with bond yields

The Dow Jones industrial average gained 12 points, or 0.1 percent, to 18,859 as of noon Eastern time. This was a point underlined by Fed Vice Chair Stanley Fischer on Friday, saying the central bank was monitoring long-term USA government borrowing costs even as the economy appeared strong enough to proceed with gradual rate rises.

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Bernie Sanders 'deeply humiliated' Democrats lost white working-class voters

You may recall that in the days before the election, when we dared to dream that Democrats might win the presidency, take over the Senate , and dominate Congress, we also dreamed of a Senate which might place Bernie Sanders as chairman of the finance committee.

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Should consider Beijing-backed Asia-Pacific trade deal: China paper

And an effective TPP would have meant a negative impact on China because the zero or close to zero tariffs on goods coming to the U.S. from markets that competes with China was not expected to provide an advantage or help to China, if not and only in the case of a China investment in one of the TPP countries.

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Australia Announces Landmark Pre-Trump Deal To Send Refugees To America

The alternative offered would be returning home or remaining in the Nauruan community indefinitely. Some activists voiced concern over President-elect Donald Trump's anti-immigration stance, questioning whether he would honor the resettlement deal.

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Iran, Obama Admin. Disagree on Future of Nuclear Deal Under Trump

First on their agenda is drastically increasing sanctions on Iran. In the presidential campaign Trump said: "You know, I've taken over some bad contracts". In July, just before leaving town, the House Republican leadership passed three Iran sanctions bills that are primed for quick passage in the Senate.

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Obama's Upcoming Travel Agenda Includes Reassuring US Allies

In a White House news conference Monday, Obama said he advised Trump "to reach out to minority groups or women or others that were concerned about the tenor of the campaign" and "that's something that he will want to do". In a news conference Monday, Obama said his administration has made "every effort to try to bring about a political resolution", negotiating with the various parties involved, including the Russians, Iranians and Arab Gulf states.

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Trump's foreign policy approach nearly same as that of Putin

According to the independent Russian news agency Interfax , Moscow had contact with various members of President-elect Donald Trump's team during the campaign. "I congratulate the American people with their will and with their democracy and with their strength and with their courage", he told The Associated Press.

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Nephew in 'Making a Murderer' to say where he'll live

U.S. Magistrate Judge William Duffin ordered Brendan Dassey's release contingent upon him meeting multiple conditions. Their cases gained national attention after Netflix aired " Making a Murderer " past year. Court papers describe Dassey as a slow learner with poor grades and difficulty understanding some aspects of language. Avery , who is now incarcerated at the Waupun Correctional Institution, previously served 18 out of a 32-year sentence before DNA testing exonerated him of rape ...

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Trade, environment are big worries for Canada after Trump win

Over the last few days, the average surged to 27,700, with a further spike on Wednesday morning. More than half of those visitors were based in the US. According to official us data, bilateral trade with Canada in goods and services in 2015 totaled $662.7 billion, more than the $659.4 billion between the United States and China.

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USA condemns terror attack on Shah Noorani

CM Sindh Murad Ali Shah visits victims of Shah Noorani shrine blast at Karachi's Civil Hospital on November 13, 2016. "Emergency services are facing difficulty in reaching the site of the incident due to its remote location and poor communication infrastructure", it reported.

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Dollar on high as US yields rise, Asia shares mixed

Australia's S&P/ASX 200 slipped 0.5 percent to 5,345.70 and South Korea's Kospi lost 0.5 percent to 1,974.40. The analysts predict that the yield on 10-year US government bonds will increase to 2.50% compared to their level of 2.11%, which was reached on Thursday (US bond markets were closed on Friday for national holidays).

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Swedish Attorney General's Office Questions Assange in London

Assange, who is wanted for questioning in Sweden over allegations of sexual assault charges, which he denies, has been living in the embassy since 2012 after being granted asylum. London: Six years after he was first accused of rape Julian Assange has given a full statement to a Swedish prosecutor, in a marathon session at the Ecuadorian Embassy in Knightsbridge, London.

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Israel won't attend worldwide peace conference

Palestinian foreign minister Riyad al-Maliki said he was surprised by the USA election results but counselled a wait-and-see approach. Vice President Joe Biden in his first public remarks since Donald Trump became president-elect, said there would be no "diminution" to the American-Israel alliance and advised that the American people at large are the "ultimate guarantor to every president on every transition".

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Two former aides to S. Korea's Park quizzed over scandal

The South Korean prosecutors' office said yesterday that President Park Geun Hye will be questioned as part of a probe over a political scandal engulfing her presidency, but the timing has yet to be decided. Choi, whose father was an elusive religious figure and a longtime mentor to Park until his death in 1994, has been arrested for abuse of power and fraud .

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Marion Cotillard: Brad Pitt is a good man

Cotillard said that Brad is such a nice person and that he has also helped her in portraying her role in their upcoming film, "Allied". But even with more than 20 years of movie-making experience, the 41-year-old French beauty still occasionally struggles to get it right.

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Donald Trump Was Born in Pakistan

The region is a notorious hotbed of Islamist militancy and a haven for groups such as al-Qaeda and the Taliban. Donald Trump was born in Pakistan as Dawood Ibrahim Khan in 1946. A series of unfounded tweets appear to be have been behind the report, with one person suggesting that Trump had been born into a Muslim family. Contrary to popular belief, Trump wasn't born in NY, but rather in the now-Taliban-controlled Waziristan region of Pakistan in 1946 (as seen in English via The Times of ...

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Polish minister: Trump not additional EU trouble

Less than 24 hours earlier, he had spoken in the Serbian capital, Belgarde, telling European Union leaders that they needed to get over the shock of Mr Trump's win and look to the future. "We are looking forward to a very strong partnership with the next administration", she said. Vyacheslav Volodin, the speaker of the Russian parliament, on Sunday told Russian television that a Trump presidency could "radically change" relations between the two nations.

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21 of the best photos of the supermoon from around the world

The distance of Vijayawada from the Moon was a minimum of 3,56,509 km ( 2,21,524 miles) when the satellite came closest to Earth , according to a Moon distance calculator. What makes Monday special is that the moon "becomes full within about two hours of perigee - arguably making it an extra-supermoon", NASA says. (Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP) The moon rises over the Arch in St.


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