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Heat records tumble Tuesday; highs expected to top 90 through Thanksgiving weekend

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Luckily for firefighters, who will be on high alert with the soaring temperatures, strong winds that typically trigger red flag warnings are not expected, he said. Our next cold front comes through later Saturday , with partly sunny skies expected ahead of it as temperatures inch up a few more degrees into the low to mid 50s Saturday afternoon , thanks in part to a somewhat brisk but milder southwest breeze. Read More »

Lebanon's Hariri lands in Cyprus, meets its president- Hariri Twitter feed

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According to Al-Akhbar's sources , France insists that PM Hariri remains in office, expressing worries about any governmental vacuum that results from the resignation, "which may lead into a political, security and economic instability". In Lebanon, the army chief called on troops to stand firm against any attempt to incite strife in the country amid the crisis triggered by Hariri's resignation . Read More »

Donald Trump just did Roy Moore a massive favor

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Previously the president said it should be up to Alabama voters to decide their election between Democratic candidate Doug Jones and Moore, the Republican candidate who has been alleged to have had or pursued relationships with underage women when he was in his 30s, according to The Washington Post . Read More »

New Caledonia quake no threat to NZ

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And the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre has warned of the possible hazardous tsunami waves within 300 km along the coasts of Vanuatu and New Caledonia due to this quake. There has been a cluster of quakes in the area between magitude 6.4 and 7 in the past 24 hours. However, no immediate casualties and damage have recorded. Read More »

Arab League affirms solidarity with KSA's security measures

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Saudi Arabia and other Arab foreign ministers will hold an emergency meeting in Cairo on Sunday to discuss confronting Iran and its Lebanese Shi'ite ally Hezbollah, who the Arab allies say are interfering in their internal affairs. Aoun has accused Saudi Arabia of holding Hariri hostage. The Cairo meeting was not attended by Lebanese foreign minister Gerban Basil. Bahrain's foreign minister Sheikh Ahmed Al Khalifa told the Arab league meeting that Lebanese group Hizbollah is the biggest ... Read More »

AC/DC co-founder and guitarist Malcolm Young dies aged 64

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Today, Angus Young shared a letter on the AC/DC website that read in part: "He always stuck to his guns and did and said exactly what he wanted". He last performed with the band in 2014, then stepped aside for his nephew, Stevie, to take over rhythm guitar duties for the band's last tour to promote its 2014 album, Rock Or Bust. Read More »

Everything President Trump has tweeted (and what it was about)

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Pointing to what she called "voter suppression" in Wisconsin, Clinton said, "It seems likely that it cost me the election ". Al Franken's (D-Minn.) response to sexual harassment accusations "is the kind of accountability I'm talking about", that the Republican tax reform plan is "bad" and "cruel" policy, and that the Uranium One deal conversation is a "political stunt [created] by the Trump Administration and its allies". Read More »

@CongPalazzo Supports House Tax Reform Bill

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First and foremost, this bill allows hardworking Americans to keep more of their hard earned money. Now our corporate tax rate is higher than any other industrialized country, which helps explain why so many businesses have packed their bags and taken OUR jobs to other countries. Read More »

Wanted: This pickup driver, whose sticker is 'disorderly conduct,' Texas sheriff says

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In Nehls' now-deleted post , which was saved and shared by the ACLU , the sheriff asked anyone who knows the owner of the truck to contact his office. "Constitutional Law 101: You can't ban speech just because it has "f@ck" in it", the organization commented. The owners, Karen and Mike Fonseca, however, were stunned to learn they could soon be charged with misdemeanors. Read More »

United Nations braces for likely Russian veto of Syria gas attacks probe

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Russian Federation vetoed a United Nations Security Council resolution on Thursday that would have renewed a mandate for the independent group investigating chemical weapons attacks in Syria. measure because it was "geared toward entrenching the inherent flaws of the JIM" and did nothing to improve its work. After the council voted on the U.S. Read More »

Trump personally asks China's Xi to help LiAngelo Ball

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Los Angeles Lakers rookie and big bro Lonzo also did not have much involvement on the issue and, per instructions of his team and family, focused more instead on fixing his early-season struggles with the 16-time National Basketball Association champion franchise. Read More »

Roy Moore nearly certainly isn't going to be a senator

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I was twisting and struggling and begging him to stop. "Mr. Moore attacked me when I was a child", Nelson said, recounting that Moore was a regular customer at a restaurant where she worked as a waitress when she was 15 and 16. Wade which has resulted in the murder of tens of millions of unborn babies", Moore campaign chairman Bill Armistead said in a statement released before Allred's press conference began. Read More »

Forecast: Chilly Week Ahead With Some Rain

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Thursday and Friday will continue the trend of partly cloudy skies throughout the day with highs in the low 50s and nighttime temperatures in the low 30s. Tuesday is looking like a great day with mainly sunny skies and highs near the seasonal mark. Another front arrives next weekend, it may slow down with storming is developing in the Gulf of Maine. Read More »

Trump sarcastically responds to Kim Jong Un insults

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He called on nations to stop financing and trading with North Korea . She said she was protesting against Donald Trump's attitude to women and his failure to meet with human rights activists in Vietnam. Utilising Twitter's new 280-character tweet length Mr Trump gave his thoughts on a range of subjects, from relations with Russia, China's efforts to rein in North Korea, and a sarcastic message about his bid to make "a friend" of Kim. Read More »

16 killed, 7 missing in boat capsize near Vijayawada; govt announces compensation

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According to IANS , there were 38 tourists on the boat belonging to a private operator. Another three passengers were rescued by the teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) late in the night. 35 people boarded the boat which has the capacity of only 15 people. The boat was proceeding from Bhavani Islands to Pavithra Sanghamam on Sunday evening. Read More »

Indonesia, S. Korea ink deals to boost economic ties

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Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, shake hands before their bilateral summit meeting on Saturday in Danang, Vietnam, on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders' meeting. Read More »

Saudis gamble on Hariri resignation to check Iranian grip on Lebanon

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At first, Hariri staked out an independent position, clashing with Aoun by calling for the disarmament of Hezbollah, whose political wing was a participant in his government. All of Hariri's statements attested to the continuation of his future plans as prime minister. Nasrallah said "legitimate questions" were being asked over whether Hariri had been detained in Saudi Arabia, where news emerged on Sunday that royals, ministers and investors had been arrested in an anti-corruption purge. Read More »

Ex-President Barack Obama shows up in Chicago for jury duty

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Cook County Chief Judge Timothy Evans informed reporters shortly before noon that Obama had been assigned to a panel but was not called. When he arrived in the jury room, Obama greeted the other citizens waiting to be selected for a trial - shaking hands and signing books. Read More »

FSU suspends all fraternities, sororities after student's death

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Andrew Coffey, 20, of Pompano Beach , Fla., was trying to join the FSU's Pi Kappa Phi fraternity, the Tallahassee Democrat reports . "We do not yet have details surrounding the passing today of student Andrew Coffey, but we will work closely with the Tallahassee Police Department". Read More »

North Korea Warns 'Spiritually Instable' Trump Against Reckless Remarks

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Donald Trump addresses United States troops at Yokota air base in Fussa, on the outskirts of Tokyo. On Saturday, 15 Democratic lawmakers and one Republican issued a statement in response to Dumont's missive, also released Saturday, saying that they found the measures needed to destroy the North's arsenal "deeply disturbing" and urged U.S. Read More »

Mueller Intensifying Pressure in Flynn Investigation, Has Enough Evidence to Charge

White House officials have previously stressed that those charged to date were campaign officials who were not brought into government by Mr Trump. If Flynn Sr.is indicted , he would be the first member of the Trump administration to face charges as part of the Russian Federation investigation, and it's not clear if President Trump would try to use his pardon powers to protect him in that situation. Read More »

Rand Paul assaulted in home, spokeswoman says Paul 'is fine'

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Thank you for your thoughts and prayers". Rand Paul was assaulted at his home in Bowling Green, Kentucky , on Friday, according to Kentucky State Police. It was unclear if Boucher has an attorney, and he could not be reached for comment late on Saturday. He said on Sunday that Boucher is divorced and lives alone. Read More »

George Bush Sr calls Trump a 'blowhard' and voted for Clinton

The elder Bush spent eight years in Ronald Reagan's administration as vice president and four years in the oval office as president, while the younger Bush was president for eight years. "This guy doesn't know what it means to be president", he said. "I voted "None of the Above" for president", the younger Bush told the author, according to his book. Read More »

Saudi Arabia intercepts Houthi missle over Riyadh

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According to AP, Houthi-owned news outlet Al-Masira reports that the ballistic missile was sacked late Saturday (4 November) from across Saudi Arabia's southern border by Houthi militants in Yemen. The kingdom has also imposed an air and sea blockade on Yemen. In the past, Saudi Arabia has accused its rival, Shiite power Iran, of training and helping arm the rebels. Read More »

Seething Trump blames son-in-law Jared Kushner for Mueller's widening probe, report says

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Kushner, 36, who is married to President Trump's daughter Ivanka, voluntarily turned over the documents - which had been previously presented to congressional investigators - to Mueller's team "in recent weeks". An NBC/Wall Street Journal poll released on Sunday put Mr. Trump's approval rating at 38 percent - the lowest for the survey since February, when he was a month into his presidency. Read More »

Three killed as gunman attacks Walmart store in US

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A bus full of people who were inside the store at the time of the shooting were taken on an RTD bus to the Thornton Police department, which is just to the south of the store. Authorities have not yet released information on victims' identities. According to Aaron Stephens, a witness who spoke to the Denver Post, he was in the self-checkout line when he heard a single shot fired, followed by more bursts of gunfire. Read More »

Tourists to be banned from climbing Uluru

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Figures from Parks Australia indicated only 16per cent of visitors climbed the rock between 2011 and 2015, down from 74per cent in the 1990s. "This decision is for both Anangu and non-Anangu together to feel proud about; to realize, of course, it's the right thing to close the "playground". Read More »

Trump Says New York Suspect's Visa Was a 'Chuck Schumer Beauty'

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Trump also said that the Diversity Visa Lottery program used by the suspect to gain entry into the USA should be halted , and questioned immigrants' ability to sponsor family members who want to enter the country. "Transferring the suspect from NY would raise a host of constitutional and legal issues", the Times reports, "and it was not clear that Mr. Trump actually would follow through on the idea since his comment was in reaction to a question rather than part of his prepared remarks". Read More »