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Cotton Bowl: No. 8 Wisconsin hands Western Michigan 1st loss

Though Ohio State and MI both lost in their bowls, the Buckeyes and Wolverines figure to be College Football Playoff contenders again in 2017. The 2018 game will be a national semifinal. "(I was) not trying to create a message or anything like that". Wisconsin was first to score when Corey Clement punched a two-yard run into the end zone after an 11-play Wisconsin drive.

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3 men involved in $6M New Year's Eve jewelry heist

New York Police Department officials are asking for the public's help in identifying the suspects, described as three males. Speaking to the New York Post , one employee said: 'It's weird to me that they randomly tried that floor in this building.

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Eagle cam: Waiting for second eaglet to hatch in Fort Myers

Harriet is now perching on top of the second egg, which is in a nest in a residential area in Fort Myers. The real estate company has been providing a live look at the Harriet's nest for four years now. The pair has been taking turns incubating the two eggs in their nest high up in a slash pine tree. M15 has also brought grass, sticks and fish to the nest.

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House Will Vote on Resolution Opposing Anti-Israel United Nations Resolution

While the political rupture of the Palestinian territory continues, Israel's policy of separation has meant that for the past 16 years, students from Gaza cannot study at West Bank universities, families cannot reunite, and those seeking economic opportunity cannot relocate for work, except in one direction - from the West Bank to Gaza.

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Republicans just chose to destroy the body that investigates corrupt politicians

The OCE would also be barred from disclosing investigation findings after sharing their recommendations with the House Ethics Committee. The move comes as Republicans who control both chambers of Congress are poised to repeal major portions of President Barack Obama's health and environmental regulations and enact a conservative agenda once Republican President-elect Donald Trump takes office on January 20.

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Son of Equatorial Guinea president seeks delay in Paris corruption trial

The case is the first of several to reach court in a broader judicial investigation into allegations of illicit acquisitions in France by long-time leaders and family relatives in several African countries including Gabon and Congo Republic.

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American Man Survived Istanbul Nightclub Attack by Playing Dead

Raak is the only US citizen confirmed to be injured in the shooting so far, according to the State Department. Raak was shot, but the bullet hit his cell phone and ricocheted off his phone, into his leg. before entering and firing at people partying inside. Raak's brother Chris tells CBS 3 Eyewitness News the entire family is breathing a huge sigh of relief that he only suffered a minor leg injury.

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Family cautions dangers of unsecured dressers after close call involving 2 toddlers

This viral video shows why you should always bolt heavy furniture down - and keep an eye on toddlers who potter around. Two-year-old Brock Shoff owes his twin brother Bowdy big time. One wrote: "This happened to my daughter when she was 3.I remember the panic I felt". When that didn't work, he just pushed it with all his might off his brother.

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Four killed in Alabama as severe storms hit US South

FOX 5 Storm Team Chief Meteorologist David Chandley said outside of some wind, heavy rain is what most of north Georgia saw from the same system. Ware said there were no immediate reports of other people being injured in the incident. Hail fell in several states, including Alabama and Arkansas, it added. An area stretching from Biloxi, Mississippi, through Alabama and across Macon and Augusta, Georgia, received more than 4 inches of rain Monday, according to radar estimates.

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Rose Parade proceeds safely under tight security

Everything on the float is made or covered with flowers. Lucy Pet: "Lucy Pet's Gnarly Crankin' K-9 Wave Maker" - Extraordinaire Trophy for the most spectacular float, including floats that do not retract to 55' in length. The float accompanied about 40 more in the parade. The crowd of spectators - wrapped in blankets, scarves and hats - wore smiles as they took in the sights and sounds along Colorado Boulevard.

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Steve Sarkisian succeeds Lane Kiffin as Alabama offensive coordinator for title game

What's more, even Kiffin thinks Sarkisian will do better working with Saban than he did, enduring a few so-called "ass-chewings" during his three years within the program. Smart had served loyally since 2007 and could have stayed as long as he wanted had he not taken a head coaching job. But both he and McElwain had lower profiles than Kiffin, and more of a natural flair for organization.

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Selfie footage of alleged Istanbul gunman as police hunt continues

According to multiple reports , Turkish security forces had been tipped off to the possibility of a terror attack by USA intelligence. The country imposed a state of emergency after an attempted coup in the summer. "The apostate Turkish government should know that the blood of Muslims spilled by its warplanes and cannons will ignite fire inside its house", the ISIS post said, threatening further attacks on Turkey in retribution for its support of military campaigns against ISIS in Syria ...

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Twins Born in Separate Years

A pair of twins in Arizona were born only a minute apart but they ended up being born in different years. The first baby of the new year at Banner Thunderbird Medical Center is Everett Jackson Shay. "They have already left their mark on this world", Brandon Shay said. As of 10 a.m. Sunday, three babies, including Everett, had been born there. The twins have two older sisters aged 13 and 4.

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ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack

NUMAN KURTULMUS , Deputy Prime Minister, Turkey (through translator): Information about the fingerprints and basic appearance of the terrorist have been found. Turkey is now in mourning after the horrific attack with the first funerals taking place. Police believe he carried out the attack alone. Tight security measures have reportedly been enforced in Ankara and Istanbul for New Year celebrations, including banning entry of trucks, lorries and concrete mixers into some districts.

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'No evidence' of Russian hacking effects - Trump aide

Trump's example? His 10-year-old son Barron is really good at computers. The comments came after the president-elect was asked about charges by the Obama administration and the USA intelligence community that Russian Federation was behind the cyberattacks on the Democratic National Committee.

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Home Attack in Maryland leaves a Mother Wounded and Daughter Dead

Now that Suzanne Zaremba is home, the entire community has come together to try to support her and the rest of her family. Authorities have not identified the suspect and say it is unclear if he has any connection to the victims. Powers said extra points of interest could be made open later Sunday. Police on Monday said detectives "are consulting with medical professionals" about his condition and "gathering additional investigative details" as of Monday evening, and did not intend to ...

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Istanbul Attack: ISIS Claims New Year's Eve Nightclub Shooting

A gunman, dressed as Santa Claus, shot his way into the Reina nightclub attended by more than 500 at around 1.15 am (local time) in a "cruel and merciless attack". On December 10, 44 people were killed in a double bombing in Istanbul after a football match hosted by top side Besiktas, an attack claimed by the Kurdistan Freedom Falcons (TAK) seen as a radical offshoot of the PKK.

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Mother dies holding child live on Facebook

Her uncle, Jeffrey Herndon, said he could hear his niece struggle to breath and her son scream in the background. Keiana Herndon was an aide at a rehabilitation center and a popular mom who enjoyed documenting her life on social media. So, what actually contributed to the sudden death of a 28-year-old mother? 'She had thyroid problems. "It's a tragedy, I know that much, and I know one thing, I would love to have my baby back with me".

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Jabrill Peppers misses Orange Bowl with hamstring injury

The two primary backs for the Wolverines, De'Veon Smith and Chris Evans, have combined for 1,375 yards and 13 touchdowns on the season. MI would block the extra point and return it for two, mostly because this game was all sorts of freaky and that's the only thing that could happen.

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Queen Elizabeth II continues to recover from severe cold

The queen was slated to attend the New Year's Day church service at Sandringham on Sunday. Britain's Prince Philip leaves St Mary Magdalene Church on the royal estate in Sandringham, eastern England, after attending a New Year's Day church service, January 1, 2017.

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Aurora police looking for 2 missing boys

The boy was not appropriately dressed to be out all night in freezing temperatures. On prior occasions, David was found at a convenience store. During a news conference held the Aurora Police Department, police noted it appears David left his home on his own, as they have yet to find evidence of an abduction.

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Hollywood sign changed to 'Hollyweed' in New Year prank

Sergeant Robert Payan of the Los Angeles Police Department Security Services said there was security footage of the latest incident, but a suspect has not yet been identified. on January 1. The New York Daily News writes that the viral pic "came on the first New Year's Day since Californians voted to legalize recreational marijuana through last year's Proposition 64 , also known as the Adult Use of Marijuana Act".

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Suspect in trooper's killing fatally shot by police

The suspected cop killer was found by police, refused orders and threatened law enforcement, which led to his death, according an Associated Press report. The burial will follow with full Pennsylvania State Police honors at Fairview Cemetery in Martinsburg. He joined the state police in December 2015, graduated from the police academy in June and was assigned to the Troop G patrol unit in Huntingdon.

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Trump's Twitter 'freaks the mainstream media out,' incoming White House spokesman says

United States intelligence says the Kremlin ordered a hack-and-release of emails from within the Democratic party and Hillary Clinton's campaign in an effort to put Donald Trump in the Oval Office. "On December 31, Trump has posted a tweet of New Year congratulations, including those to "[his] many enemies who have fought [him] and lost so badly they just don't know what to do".

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Twin brothers born minutes apart but in different years

The twins were born to Holly and Brandon Shay of Glendale, who came to the hospital about 5:30 p.m. Saturday. "I have been at Banner for 25 years and I don't recall this happening in our history, to have a New Year's baby while their twin was born in the year previous", said Banner Health public relations spokesperson Jennifer Ruble.

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Strong storms possible late Monday afternoon, evening

This round of strong to severe storms will start off after midnight, so have at least two methods of receiving alerts that will wake you up in the event of risky weather. The stronger storm activity will arrive in east Texas first , tracking through between 7 and 10am. These storms will form ahead of a cold front to our west, and then push through the river region from southwest to northeast.

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Mariah Carey drops diva response to her horrendous New Year's Eve performance

Though few singers can match the career of Carey - the victor of five Grammys who has sold more than 200 million records worldwide - after a brief, flawless Auld Lang Syne, it was all downhill on New Year's Eve . I'm going to say let the audience sing, okay???? "She hit social media shortly after, posting to Twitter "(expletive) happens. However, when the Without You singer started her performance, the ear pieces continued to malfunction and her team claimed that the prompter had also ...

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Hollywood sign gets changed to read 'Hollyweed'

Finegood's original handiwork, which he considered an act of environmental sculpture, was done for an art class project, the Los Angeles Times reported . The pictures of this altered renowned sign went to become viral on social media. A year ago voters in California approved Proposition 64, which means the recreational use of marijuana will become legal from 2018.

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Trump on Russia Sanctions: 'We Ought to Get on With Our Lives'

Obama has ordered sanctions against Russian Federation and Kremlin intelligence services following claims Putin hacked the U.S. election to sway the result in favour of his pal Donald Trump. "Reserving the right to retaliatory measures, we. will be planning our next steps in restoring US-Russian relations based on the policies pursued by the administration of president Donald Trump ", Putin said.

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Mariah Carey's reaction to botched New Year's Eve performance: 'S--t happens'

The diva was straight up exposed you could say. The singer ended up just awkwardly standing on the stage for a bit, attempting to sing along with the vocal track at times before adding her own commentary about what was going on. Prior to her act, Carey had complained to the show's executives that her "inner ears" aka ear pieces were not working properly. "This is the album version", she admitted before exiting the stage.

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Police find stolen vehicle, seek Army reservist who escaped

Morales, who escaped from custody at the Wyatt Correctional Center in Central Falls, RI, Saturday night. Police did not say where they found the auto later yesterday afternoon. "At that location police found what appears to be discarded prison clothing", State Police said. The vehicle is a green Chevy Lumina with Rhode Island license plate number 408696.

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Electoral College has its roots in slavery

If the same turnout increase were replicated in Texas, Trump's net gain would be a mere 40,000 votes. She beat him in the national total by 2.8 million votes, indicating that Trump defeated her in the other 48 states by 2.1 million votes.

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NYPD Prepared to Protect on New Year's Eve

At 11:59p.m., the sixty-second countdown starts with the Ball beginning to drop. But authorities also said they were taking no chances. At times since Donald Trump's election in November, blocker trucks have been positioned near Trump Tower, his Fifth Avenue headquarters and residence, a short distance from Times Square.

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Benedict Cumberbatch Is Related to Sherlock Holmes Creator

In an interview with Daily Telegraph's Stella magazine, Amanda claimed it was hard reuniting on screen with her ex. But I think he understands that it's a slow, slow process that began in the very first instance when he met John, who supplies the missing piece of that jigsaw that is him.

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Browns 14, Steelers 7

The Steelers had already clinched the AFC North title, and the No. 3 seed in the AFC Playoffs , making this game completely meaningless. The coaches and players said all week they would try to win and they proved it in the first half. Jones, meanwhile, will become a free agent in March. The Browns got the ball first in overtime and failed to score a touchdown despite a 17-play drive.


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