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Japanese Amusement Park Freezes Dead Fish in Ice Rink

Though the post is no longer available, it apparently had horrific captions such as "I am d... d... drowning, s ... s... suffocating", with photos of the frozen fish. The rink in southwestern Japan opened on November 12, after 5,000 fish were frozen under the surface of the ice as a decorative effect while customers skated above.

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Highlands Ranch mother, 2 sons reported missing

Jennifer Laber and her two sons, Adam and Ethan Laber, were reported missing at approximately 8 p.m. on November 29, according to a media release from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. Officers said they did not believe an amber alert was needed at the time, insisting there were no indicators they may be at risk of harm while in their mother's care.

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British Government Denies 'Have Cake and Eat It' Is Official Brexit Policy

A similar message was spelt out by the European Council president, Donald Tusk, in a reply to a letter from Tory MPs urging him to end the deadlock over reciprocal rights. "No-one is gaming or playing about this, this is very clear", said Mr Rangel. They know the rules. And that the only way to dispel the fears and doubts of all the citizens concerned is the quickest possible start of the negotiations based on article 50 of the Treaty?”.

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Hennessy Advisors Inc. Takes Position in Time Warner Inc. (TWX)

Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) now has an ABR of 1.96 based on 22 research analysts providing projections. The stock has a market capitalization of $71.65 billion, a PE ratio of 16.53 and a beta of 1.08. 2977401 shares were traded on Time Warner Inc.'s last session. Analysts had expected Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX)'s latest quarter, EPS moved to $1.55 from $1.29 in preceding quarter and revenues reached at $7,167.00M compared to $6,952.00M.

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Smoke forces mandatory evacuation of much of Gatlinburg

There are no reports of fatalities from the fires, according to TEMA. He said no decision has been made yet about school on Tuesday. The statement says the brothers are so grateful for the outpouring of love and support by so many people.

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Costliest, deadliest hurricane season in years ends today

The death toll from Matthew was extensive, affecting half a dozen countries. For the first time in more than a decade a storm made landfall in Florida. It's been nearly 11 years since a major hurricane made landfall in the United States. "When we have these active seasons, these storms can strike anywhere".

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3 killed after wildfires scorch tourist area in Tennessee

Early Tuesday morning Sheets said cots were on the way, but blankets, food and clothes are needed. There were severe thunderstorm warnings for the area as a line of storms moved across the Southeast. Emergency officials ordered evacuations in downtown Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge and in other areas of Sevier County near the Great Smoky Mountains.

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IPads and Beats Headphones Top Best-Selling and Sold-Out Cyber Monday Charts

USA shoppers snapped up Cyber Monday deals on what is usually the single biggest day for internet shopping, after stellar online sales over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Cyber Monday still packs the biggest punch in terms of a single online shopping day - for now. Analysts say as consumers are buying more and more online, how stores run promotions and discounts has changed as well.

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Health officials confirm Zika virus acquired locally

Van Deusen said six members of the woman's household were also tested and do not have the virus. She reported no recent travel to Mexico or anywhere else with ongoing Zika virus transmission or other risk factors, the Cameron County Department of Health and Human Services said.

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When Trump Tower Briefly Turned into "Dump Tower" on Google Maps

Trump, the Republican president-elect, has not yet commented on it. Trump has been using Trump Tower as his transition headquarters. Social media users noticed the new name on Saturday afternoon. But, the crowdsource-based mapping tool has often led to prank edits. Google also indicated that changes such as "Dump Tower" would need to go through what is appears to be described as a rigorous vetting process.

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Samsung to boost dividends, review corporate structure

USA hedge fund Elliott Management - which owns around 0.6-percent of Samsung Electronics - has been applying pressure to management to make the split, arguing that it would unlock a much-needed special dividend. The South Korean parliament has stepped up pressure on the country's National Pension Service to say if had any external pressure to approve the contentious merger of Samsung C&T and Cheil Industries previous year despite recommendations from proxy advisers to reject it.

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In Our Opinion: We can be thankful for much

Most spend at least a few moments thinking about the people and events for which they have reason to be thankful. This feast started on December 13, 1621. No, we don't always remember that when those Pilgrims stepped off the boat in what would become MA they were in the minority. "On this holiday, we count our blessings and renew our commitment to giving back".

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Saumsung office raided in South Korea corruption probe

Wednesday's raid had to do with a merger past year between the electronics giant's construction arm, Samsung C&T, and an affiliate firm, Cheil Industries. President Park, through her lawyer, has pushed back on a request by prosecutors to question her about the case, potentially the first time a sitting South Korean president would be interrogated in a criminal case.

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Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2016 by the numbers

Black Friday sales rose 21.6 percent to $3.34 billion, with purchases made on mobile devices contributing more than $1 billion in revenue, both record sales for the day. Adobe measures 80% of all online transactions from the top 100 USA retailers, more than any other technology company, and uses its proven predictive model powered by Adobe Sensei to forecast online sales and trends.

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Apple Black Friday Deals Include Gift Cards Up to $150

As expected, they're the same as the ones in Australia revealed earlier in the day: a free gift cards with a purchase . Apple Watch buyers get something too as long as they are buying the Series 1 wearable. That's the maximum amount of store credit you can get, though it's proportional to the amount of money you spend, so even lower-priced devices can net you some credit.

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Chelsea launch investigation into former employee in possible link to child abuse

Chelsea refused to confirm or deny whether they were the unnamed club alleged to have paid a former player compensation after he complained of abuse by an employee, on the condition that he signed a confidentiality agreement. "I knew Eddie very well". "This will include providing the FA with any relevant information arising out of the club's investigation". "While the club's investigation is ongoing, we will make no further comment on this matter", the statement adds.

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First Look at Alpha 5 in the New Power Rangers Movie

There's also been a few more trailers, posters released all of which are in our Power Rangers section right here. Though viewers have come to love the iconic head image, movie producers might have actually new and better ideas how Zordon will appear in "Power Rangers" movie given that it has now sufficient budget.

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Cyber Monday Was a Major Success; These Stocks Are the Best Bets

In November, online shoppers have spent close to $40 billion, and Adobe projects that this holiday season will generate $91.6 billion in online sales. Network partners and advertisers include Walmart, Tesco, Target , Asda, Best Buy , Macy's , Expedia, Hasbro, Intel, LG, L'Oreal, Mondelez, Philips, Microsoft and Marriott.

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Manoj Tiwari appointed Delhi BJP chief, takes charge

In a statement, the party said, "Manoj Tiwari will replace Satish Upadhyay as BJP chief with immediate effect". Rai replaces Mangal Pandey, while Tiwari takes over from Satish Upadhyay, both Brahmins. "I hope the honest and hardworking workers of Delhi BJP will be a great help in fighting against the ruling party (Aam Aadmi Party) which has come to power in Delhi by making false promises to the people", Tiwari said.

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Trump willing to solve Pakistan's outstanding problems

Last month, in an interview to the Hindustan Times, Trump had called the situation between India and Pakistan "very, very hot tinderbox" and offered to "mediate or arbitrate", if asked to. "On being invited to Pakistan by the prime minister, Mr Trump said he would love to to come to a fantastic country...fantastic place of fantastic people", it said.

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YouTube Launches 4K Live Streaming

Google can't help but be excited about this. 4K video shows 8 million pixels, and offers four times the image definition of 1080p. It also means that when tracking a moving object, there is less blur. The first YouTube live stream to showcase 4K streaming support is the Game Awards which start tomorrow at 6 pm ET on YouTube . Earlier this year, the video service added support for live 360-degree video broadcasts, and VR is one of the areas that could immediately benefit from the added ...

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Hamilton reluctantly congratulates new F1 champion Rosberg

It was not to be though as Rosberg held off Vettell and Verstappen in the closing laps. Nico Rosberg said he had not decided whether to take the number one on his auto as is his right next year or whether to stick with the number six, which he chose as his race number because his father Keke won the 1982 world title with it.

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Apple adds new (RED) products to its lineup for World AIDS Day

Apple's expanded efforts are meant to mark World AIDS Day 2016, which will is Thursday. The news coincides with World AIDS Day and marks the 10-year anniversary of the partnership between RED and Apple. "Thanks to the vision and dedication of (RED), an AIDS-free generation is within our reach". Exactly what percentage of the sticker price of each product goes to charity has not been disclosed.

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Will shoppers buy on #CyberMonday?

But other days are catching up. In fact, Black Friday topped its online sales record this year, hitting $3.34 billion and up 21.6 percent from 2015, according to an Adobe report . The phrase was coined in 2005 to encourage online buying when people returned to offices where they had high-speed internet connections. The one-million-square-foot facility north of Fort Worth employs 3,000 people during the year, but thousands more during the holiday season.

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Japan Plans to Fulfill Your Wildest Dreams With a Spa Amusement Park

It remains unclear if the city will build the plan as showcased in the video due to some safety concerns noticed by the city's tourist department. A city in Japan is teasing plans of the world's first spa-themed amusement park . Earlier this month, the mayor released a promotion video in which 150 volunteers trialled a beta version of the park. The Japanese politician also promised to open its doors for everyone and open an "exciting, thrilling tourist spot that could represent Beppu" and ...

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The good and bad about Nintendo's super-portable Super Mario Maker 3DS

Although for reasons that may displease them we actually enjoyed this portable version more than the original. Super Mario Maker for the 3DS brings over the game modes from the Wii U version. Super Mario Maker for 3DS is a great handheld adaptation of a brilliant console game - though the loss of being able to search for and sort courses online is completely heartbreaking.

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Reasons Ohio State will make the College Football Playoff

It probably is and is probably unrealistic but here we go. Jury: Convincing arguments. Unfortunately for Penn State, we would prefer a playoff team from the Pac-12 over a second Big Ten team . Most of his criticism was a fourth-and-1 play in the second overtime when Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett was stopped near the first-down mark.

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Group of Fight for 15 protestors arrested

Metro Police arrest multiple protesters who were sitting in the street outside a McDonald's restaurant during a minimum wage protest Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, in Las Vegas. The ruling was a crucial step in the Fight for $15 strategy of pressuring restaurant giants like McDonald's to raise pay. "I'm anxious everyday that she won't be able to support a family on that wage as she grows and I want her to do what she's passionate about", Foster said.

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Officer acted lawfully in black man's killing

When officers approached, they said, Scott exited the auto with the gun again. District Attorney Andrew Murray's office announced that he would address reporters at 10:30 a.m. Scott's DNA was found on the grip and slide of the gun, Murray continued. "We look forward to one day obtaining justice for Mr. Scott", Monnett said.

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Rahul Gandhi Twitter account hacked, obscenities posted on timeline

Congress media coordinator Pranav Jha said they will file a complaint with the Cyber Cell of city police. "Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala reacted by tweeting, "@OfficeOfRG hacked. Given his image and stature, Rahul seems like an obvious target for a number of people. The account was hacked and was recovered but it was hacked again, sources said.

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Taken to Hospitals After 'Active Shooter' Reported at Ohio State University

A university police officer fatally shot the suspect within about a minute of the attack, but the sprawling campus in Columbus, Ohio , remained on lockdown for about an hour and a half as people ran for cover and barricaded themselves in academic buildings and dorms.

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People will soon be able to smoke Hunter S. Thompson's weed

In what is probably the most romantic gesture of all time , Hunter S. Thompson's widow, Anita Thompson, plans to grow and sell strains of weed based on the bud he liked to smoke. That gives her the branding needed to make a go of being a high-profile mainstream "drug lord". "I've had probably 10 meetings in the last three years and I always ended up saying "No" because it's the same story every time: somebody wants to slap Hunter's name on their strain ..." Thompson lived in Colorado - ...

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Consoles for $213, recent games for $10, and more Cyber Monday deals

Now, with smartphones and faster internet speeds the norm for consumers, online holiday sales have surged throughout the shopping season, starting on Thanksgiving Day. On average, brick-and-mortar retailers cut the number of deals by as much as 4 percent, the data showed. And Walmart kicked off its Cyber Monday deals at 12:01 a.m.

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Over 1 mn Google accounts breached by Gooligan: Check Point

It only works on versions of Jelly Bean, KitKat, and Lollipop-all newer versions are patched. It's installing at least 30,000 fake apps on breached devices, every day, or more than two million apps since the attacks started. At the time of writing, Check Point engineers say that the only way a user can remove the malware from their device is by re-flashing the Android OS, a very complicated operation that very few users can carry out on their own, without the help of a mobile software ...

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Great Barrier Reef sees record coral deaths this year

Researchers believe that the healthy areas could suffer a similar fate as the northern section if climate change continues at its current pace. "One Nation visiting an area largely untouched by coral bleaching then claiming the Reef is "alive and well" is like standing on the streets of Brisbane and saying there is no traffic problem is Sydney ".


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