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No More Hospitals in East Aleppo After 'Catastrophic Day'

A Britain based monitor of War, Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , have reported the death toll of those innocent kids who have come to study at school today, but no one knew what would happen to them just after getting out of school. De Mistura said he opened his talks with Muallem by "expressing serious concern and indeed shared the general worldwide outrage for the news coming from eastern Aleppo".

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Rocky Mountains ski resorts delay Thanksgiving openings

But the first big storm of the season is expected to blow into Colorado and Utah on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016. But skiing and riding will be limited to Snowmass. In recent years, many Western U.S. ski resorts started opening by Thanksgiving. Seven Springs says on its website that "a blast of cold temperatures allowed our time to aggressively make snow".

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Dassey denied release from prison; attorneys say "the fight goes on"

The state has appealed that ruling, and Dassey's conviction could be reinstated by the state either winning that appeal or taking the case to a full retrial. Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel filed an appeal of Dassey's overturned conviction in September after saying he would consult with Halbach's family on next steps.

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Court blocks release of 'Making a Murderer's' Brendan Dassey

The state argues that the federal court didn't have the authority to issue the order for Dassey's release, and it believed the higher court would reverse the decision, which is what happened Thursday. The documentary , which first went into production 10 years ago, recounted how Avery was convicted of an earlier, unrelated rape and sent to prison in 1985, serving 18 years before DNA evidence exonerated him and he was released.

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Thanksgiving holiday gasoline prices 2nd lowest in 8 years

And improvements in the USA economy, like rising wages and increased consumer spending, are making it easier for Americans to get away for the holiday. AAA Mid-Atlantic says nationally drivers are spending an average of 6 cents more per gallon for regular compared to last year, but here in New Jersey today's average is $2.21 a gallon, that's up 25 cents from a year ago.

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OH prosecutor plans to discuss police shooting case

Deters said on Tuesday he'll ask for a change of venue. The family is open to moving the trial's venue. Tensing's attorney, Stewart Mathews, has said a retrial "would be fruitless". The charge carries a possible sentence of 15 years to life in prison. That carries a possible sentence of three to 11 years. Deters has previously said that an early straw poll of the jurors found they unanimously supported a murder charge for Tensing, but, at the time an official vote was taken, only a few ...

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North Dakota lobby for pipeline completion

Wilansky and her comrades' ordeal at Standing Rock - along with the increasingly high stakes of these now nationwide demonstrations against the Dakota Access Pipeline - will be the driving force behind a support rally planned in Columbus Circle , at the southwest edge of Central Park, this Wednesday night, November 23, at 7 p.m.

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Wayne State University police officer dies day after shooting

A suspect was arrested Tuesday night, but has not been charged. Holt said no weapon has been recovered and that the investigation is ongoing. Holt says Rose's condition is "very grave" and the outcome is uncertain. After the shooting, several dozen armed officers combed the area surrounding the campus hunting for a suspect. Wilson said the officer had called for backup.

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Trump taps SC Gov Haley, charter school backer DeVos

Governor Haley would be responsible for keeping the State Department up to date on issues presented at the U.N. She would also have to tell the Secretary of State and president her recommendations on the country's best course of action to take on those issues.

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No. 1 Kentucky runs away quickly from Cleveland State 101-70

You've never played this sport. Kentucky was dominant from the jump, with Malik Monk leading the way with 19 first half points on 7-8 shooting from the field, including 4-4 from 3-point range. Willis is also proof of Calipari's point that confidence stems from defense, as the senior's outside shot hasn't been falling like it did previous year.

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Amber Alert issued for three missing children from Brookshire area

The Amber Alert issued for three missing children in East Texas has been called off. The alert identified Tamara Harrison, 30, as a suspect in the abduction of the children. Gracelyn Chachere, 1, Jacqulin Ballard, 8, and Romon Reese, 10, all were reported missing Wednesday afternoon. Harrison is described as standing at a height of 5-feet 7-inches tall, weighing 180 pounds with brown eyes and black hair.

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US Reps Call Donald Trump To Reverse Stephen Bannon Appointment

Sen. Sherrod Brown said Bannon promoted "anti-Semitic, racist, misogynistic" views on the Breitbart website . He said Bannon was a hard worker and sober decision maker during Trump's presidential campaign, telling NBC's "Today" show the appointee hasn't exhibited any of the racist, sexist or other qualities attributed to him and his website.

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Nikki Haley named to be UN Ambassador

He said Trump has interviewed more than 60 "qualified people" for administration jobs. She has focused much of her two terms in office on promoting economic growth and ethics reform. McMaster was an early Trump endorser, backing him before the state's GOP primary in February. At the time, Haley campaigned for Florida Sen. Conservatives warned that DeVos, a longtime Republican donor, previously supported the Common Core education standards that Trump railed against during the campaign.

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Missing baby reunited with family, woman in custody

According to initial reports , an Amber Alert was never released during the search for six-day-old Sophia Victoria Gonzalez Abarca because it wasn't until late Friday afternoon that the Wichita, Kansas , police department, along with the help of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, were finally able to name two potential suspects in the case.

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Retailers warned to prepare for 'serial returners' this Black Friday

But Black Friday will remain the busiest day of the holiday weekend, with 74 percent planning to shop that day, the same as in 2015. Note: If you really want to shop in one place all evening, it should be done at Wal-Mart. THINK PAST THE HOLIDAYS: If you don't need items by the holiday - or aren't seeing some friends and relatives until afterward, shoppers might do better waiting to buy toys and clothing like sweaters and coats until the end of the season.

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Man arrested in ambush murder of SAPD Det. Benjamin Marconi

When asked if he had anything to say to the slain officer's family, McKane said only "I'm sorry". Police, who are receiving support from federal and state law enforcement, offered a $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in the case, describing the unnamed suspect as a black male wearing a hoodie and baggie trousers.

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Coach wants Vanderbilt to grow up, beat Vols for 6th win

Redshirt junior running back Alvin Kamara, senior linebacker Jalen Reeves-Maybin, junior defensive end Derek Barnett and Butch Jones' son redshirt freshman kicker Alex Jones visited the hospital on Wednesday morning. For all the individuals at Woodmore Elementary and Erlanger children's hospital. "There is still a bowl game championship left to be out there and also when I say win championships it's also about being individual champions and that's part of the championship message as well", ...

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Ohio prosecutor to try police officer again for murder

Deters was asked if he wanted to see a more racially diverse jury. "We have to give the jury freedom", attorney Al Gerhardstein said. "If I thought we couldn't win this case, I wouldn't retry it", Deters said. Deters said that "I fault myself" for the mistrial; and praised his two assistant prosecutors who worked with him. He said post-trial interviews with "about half" of the jury indicated they discussed matters during deliberations that were "inappropriate".

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Trump's UN pick brings limited foreign experience to job

Permanent Representative to the United Nations - which is now filled by Samantha Power - Haley will serve on behalf of the United States in the worldwide organization of the United Nations, representing our country's interests during U.N.

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No. 17 Nebraska looks to keep Big Ten hopes alive at Iowa

Iowa runs the ball - a lot. The Hawkeyes can add another signature victory to their resume after beating MI two weeks ago. An eight-win campaign would be quite an accomplishment considering the Hawkeyes lost to FCS power North Dakota State to begin the season.

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Police identify suspect in newborn's kidnapping

Several days later, the baby was found in Texas where two people are now in custody for the kidnapping and murder. According to Wichita Police Lieutenant Todd Ojile, the Texas woman was well acquainted with her victim. According to FBI investigators, Sesmas had known baby Sophia's mother for a few years. A Texas woman reportedly faked her own pregnancy that when the time came she was expected to have her baby, she allegedly went to extreme measures in order to have an infant.

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Chicago O'Hare Airport Workers to Begin Strike Nov. 29

The protests are taking place on the fourth anniversary of the Fight for $15's first major protests at McDonald's restaurants in NY, avoiding the busiest Thanksgiving travel days. Kennedy International Airports in NY, and in other sectors, including food service and retail, have also been fighting for higher wages. "It was never their intent to disrupt travel", a SEIU Local 1 spokeswoman said while announcing the strike.

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Giving thanks after Thanksgiving

I have to admit, I'm really thankful that the town is not still called Turkeytown. "I'm just thankful for my pretty bride Wendy who after 23 years, despite all my faults, shortcomings and excesses still welcomes me to our home every evening with a warm kiss and sometimes a cold drink".

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NZ 'likely to pursue' trade deals as TPP withers

Trump called the TPP, signed this year by the United States and 11 countries around the Pacific, "another disaster done and pushed by special interests who want to rape our country", and said NAFTA has destroyed the US, so he promised to pull out of the first and renegotiate the second.

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Trump Leaning Towards Romney For State

Trump met with almost a dozen prospective hires, all of whom were paraded in front of the cameras set up in the Trump Tower lobby as they entered an elevator to see the president-elect. Perhaps by design, the roster ofigures arriving at the club was hard to pigeonhole: There were loyalists (Rudy Giuliani, the former NY mayor), former adversaries ( Mitt Romney , who once called Trump a "phony"), Democrats (Michelle A Rhee, the former schools chief in Washington) and scientists (Patrick ...

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Thanksgiving & Black Friday store hours for 100 retailers

But shopping experts agree that door busters are just a marketing tool. The holiday paper, chock-full of features, a giant crossword puzzle and two pounds of Black Friday advertising inserts, will be available at regular retail distribution outlets by 3 p.m.

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Black Friday 2016: A Year Of Record Sales

These stores are the value play if you're plan is to choose one store and get your TV while stocking up on clothes, those big popcorn tins that nobody really wants, and necklaces that your mom is going to wind up returning. Not all products will be cheapest on Black Friday itself . Find all Walmart's Black Friday 2016 deals ads here. If, on the other hand, you are happy to buy a tablet computer that is not an Apple iPad, then you may find yourself a veritable bargain.

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Donald Trump taps South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley as ambassador to UN

The naming of Haley , the first woman of Asian descent to lead a state, will add diversity to Trump's team amid criticism that it has been so far dominated by older white men. Marlene O'Toole in March at Savannah Center. She condemned Mr Trump during the Republican presidential primary campaign for not disavowing the support of white supremacist group Ku Klux Klan and one of its former leaders, David Duke.

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Gov. Pat McCrory protesting vote counts in 50 counties

County election boards were supposed to canvas and finalize results by 11 a.m. today, but state elections officials said they don't expect it to get done on time and have given no deadline for when it might get finished. The three-member board, with two Republicans and one Democrat, voted unanimously Friday to dismiss the protest, saying there wasn't any substantial evidence of irregularity or misconduct.

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Suspect In SAPD Officer Murder Got Married The Day Of His Arrest

Investigators say 50-year-old Detective Benjamin Marconi was shot Sunday while sitting in his patrol auto writing a traffic ticket. "This is not political correctness". Marconi. Marconi was outside the Public Safety Building in his patrol vehicle writing a traffic ticket late Sunday morning when McKane approached and shot him twice in the head.

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Chattanooga bus crash: What we know -- and don't know

Families are mourning the five killed, and several children remain hospitalized in intensive care. "We had a wreck previous year in Knoxville with a school bus, last week in Nashville, and obviously, the tragedy in Chattanooga", Haslam told.

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Trump backs out of meeting with New York Times

Trump said "no" when asked if he would rule out investigating Clinton over her family's charity or her use of a private email server while USA secretary of state, according to Twitter posts during his interview with the newspaper. Those costs could drain New York City for up to four years, if Trump makes Trump Tower a part-time home for his entire term. Trump would live about 20 years longer if he didn't read the Times , he joked.

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Manhunt in Florida after police K-9 shot, killed

Forrest was shot at about 7:16 p.m. near Vann Park after the suspect opened fire on deputies who were searching for him in a wooded area. Forrest was rushed to a local animal hospital, but could not be saved. Johnson says deputies returned fire at the man, but they don't know if he was injured. As deputies contacted people inside the house, where they believed the fugitive was, they heard someone jumping over fences nearby, the sheriff said.

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Trump picks charter school advocate Betsy Devos to be education secretary

Haley said that she eventually voted for the president-elect, but was "not a fan" of Trump or indeed, Democratic Party nominee Hillary Clinton. "The Trump administration is likely banking on Haley's strong communication and problem-solving skills in being the USA representative at the 193-member United Nations in NY".

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NYPD boss: Avenue outside Trump Tower to remain open

Trump said he "can fully understand" why the Times has been getting those complaints but wondered why the paper would be so transparent about it. Trump gushed in his admiration for President Barack Obama, whom he will replace in the White House, telling the paper, despite the aggressive tone of his campaign, he had been honoured to meet Obama.


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