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  1. Statues of women suffragettes heading to Central ParkRead the original story

    2 min ago | Washington Times

    In two years, Meredith Bergmann 's statues of women suffragists will become a permanent piece of Central Park's history, but until then, they will call Ridgefield home. Bergmann will work on smaller replicas and eventually the final 15-foot monument of Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton in her Ridgefield art studio before they are unveiled on Central Park's Literary Walk in 2020, on the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th amendment granting women the power to vote.

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  2. Pence: US is 'not going to stand' for Khashoggi killingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    US Vice President Mike Pence has said Washington is "not going to stand for" the murder of Jamal Khashoggi , as Turkey suggested that the Saudi journalist's body was possibly carried out of Turkey in diplomatic bags. While in Papua New Guinea on a foreign trip, Pence said the US was "committed to ensuring that all of those responsible" for Khashoggi's death are held "accountable."

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  3. Homeless man jailed for failing to report to police regularlyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | Wiltshire Times

    Aaron Bishop had only just come out of prison for previous failures when he again didn't report to police to let them know where he was. Now the 29-year-old Trowbridge man, who was convicted of a sex offence in 2009, is back behind bars.

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  4. Malaria on the rise in more than 13 countries, experts warnRead the original story

    3 min ago | WAAY

    After almost two decades of decline, malaria cases have significantly risen in 13 countries, prompting concern that much more is needed to combat the epidemic. Many other countries have also seen their numbers either rise or plateau, according to the World Health Organization's 2018 World Malaria Report, released Monday.

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  5. Yemeni rebels say they will halt rocket fire at Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Yemen's Shiite rebels said Monday that they will halt rocket fire into Saudi Arabia for the sake of peace efforts, answering a key Saudi demand in the latest push to stop the civil war in the Arab world's poorest country. But the rebels also said they had fired a ballistic missile into Saudi Arabia overnight in response to an attempted border incursion and a Saudi airstrike, and that they reserved the right to respond to attacks.

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  6. 'Little Drummer Girl' remains relevant in new miniseriesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Washington Times

    John le Carre's best-selling novel "The Little Drummer Girl" was released in 1983 but remains timely - and that disturbs Alexander Skarsgard . Skarsgard and Michael Shannon star in a six-hour miniseries based on the novel, playing Israeli agents on the hunt for a Palestinian bomber.

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  7. Boeing hit with first US suit over Lion Air crashRead the original story

    3 min ago | Manila Bulletin

    Boeing Co. has been sued in what may be the first US claim tied to the crash of Lion Air Flight 610, which dove into the Java Sea after taking off from Jakarta Oct. 29. H. Irianto, the father of Dr. Rio Nanda Pratama, an Indonesian man who was among 189 killed in the disaster, sued Boeing on Wednesday in state court in Chicago, where the airline manufacturer is headquartered.

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  8. Iran to carry on oil export despite US sanctionsRead the original story

    4 min ago | The Daily Star

    Iran will continue to export oil despite US sanctions, which are part of a psychological war doomed to failure, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said yesterday. By re-imposing sanctions on OPEC's third biggest crude producer, Washington wants to force Tehran to drop its ballistic missile programmes, further curb its nuclear work and limit its support for proxy militias from Syria to Lebanon and Yemen.

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  9. Pakistan PM Imran Khan Rejects Trumpa s Allegations, Gave Him a List of Sacrificesa Pak Made For USRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | India.com

    Islamabad: Pakistan's Prime Minister on Monday reacted sharply to US President's Donald Trump allegations that Islamabad failed to cooperate with the US and had helped the former Al Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden hide in the country until his death at the hands of the US military in a covert operation in 2011. In a series of tweets Khan claimed that Islamabad had joined the American war on terror even though no Pakistani national was involved in the 9/11 terror attack in the US, reports Efe news.

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  10. Israeli fire wounds 25 in Gaza: Health MinistryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | The Daily Star

    Protesters take cover while waving their national flags from teargas fired by Israeli troops near the fence of Gaza Strip border with Israel during a protest east of Gaza City, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. (AP/Adel Hana)

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  11. Parents brand Swansea's Christmas parade 'the worst ever'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Daily Mail

    'You carried them out like trash, you evil monster': Christopher Watts is eviscerated by his father-in-law as he is sentenced to life in prison for murdering his pregnant wife and their two daughters 'I had no part in any of this': Girlfriend in GoFundMe scam couple releases secret audio that she claims proves she was DUPED by boyfriend into raising $400,000 with fake story about homeless veteran How do YOU feel about Black Friday? Expert reveals the difference between people who love chasing the annual deals and those who hate it Democratic senators SUE to have Trump's appointment of Matt Whitaker as acting attorney general declared unconstitutional by a judge White House has ALREADY told Jim Acosta he'll lose his press pass again as soon as judge's 14-day restraining order expires Nancy Pelosi mocks fellow Democrats who are 'for impeachment and for abolishing ICE' as she compares Trump ... (more)

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  12. Former Rovers man Mick Rathbone on his role with MontserratRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | This Is Lancashire

    MICK Rathbone prides himself on his geography, but it was also his knowledge of 1980s music which helped in knowing exactly where Montserrat was. The former Rovers defender now speaks of the country, which boasts a population of 5,000, with immense pride and passion, and cites their victory over Belize last month as one of his greatest achievements in the game.

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  13. US closes busiest Mexico border crossing for several hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    The United States closed off northbound traffic for several hours at the busiest border crossing with Mexico to install new security barriers on Monday, a day after hundreds of Tijuana residents protested against the presence of thousands of Central American migrants. The U.S. also closed one of two pedestrian crossings at the San Ysidro crossing in a move apparently aimed at preventing any mass rush of migrants across the border.

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  14. Police to carry out stop and searches in wake of linked attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Thewestmorland Gazette

    Police are stepping up stop and search activity in the wake of two linked attacks where four men were stabbed and three people shot while in a minicab. The Metropolitan Police is appealing for witnesses to the two attacks which happened less than a mile from each other in north London on Saturday and Sunday.

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  15. Bringing hope to kids with special needsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The Daily Star

    Children with special learning needs, along with their families, in Chirirbandar upazila of Dinajpur saw a glimmer of hope when a group of around nine individuals began an initiative to provide them with free primary education. That glimmer shone brighter and brighter as the project came to fruition.

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  16. Kabul: Taliban Confirms it Held Talks With US Officials in QatarRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | India.com

    Kabul: The Taliban held talks with US officials in Qatar on ending the Afghan conflict last week, the group confirmed Monday, but said no agreement was reached on "any issue". The statement comes a day after US envoy Zalmay Khalilzad expressed hopes in Kabul that a peace deal to end the 17-year war could be struck before the Afghan presidential election, scheduled for April.

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  17. Report of migrant caravan members possibly trying to cross border...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    Hundreds of Tijuana residents hold a protest and rally at the Cuauhtemoc monument downtown on Sunday, demanding an end to the Central American immigrant caravans passing through Mexico. After U.S. Customs and Border Protection received information about migrant caravan members gathering in Tijuana for a possible attempt to rush illegally through the San Ysidro Port of Entry, the agency temporarily suspended some operations there early Monday, officials said.

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  18. Kinky Boots announces Dublin dates as part of UK and Ireland tourRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IndieLondon

    Boots has announced further dates for 2019 as part of its UK and Ireland tour and it will visit the Bord GA is Energy Theatre in Dublin from August 19 to August 31. In Dublin, Kayi Ushe will play the role of Lola, Paula Lane, known for her role as Kylie Platt in Coronation Street , will play Lauren and Joel Harper-Jackson will play Charlie. The tour opened at Royal & Derngate in Northampton on September 19, 2018, returning to the home of this heart-warming British story, and is currently at Manchester Opera House until December 1, followed by Edinburgh Playhouse from December 10, 2018 to January 5, 2019.

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  19. 'Absolute legend' Stephen Graham stars in up-and-coming...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | This Is Leicestershire

    Hollywood actor Stephen Graham is starring in the new music video for up-and-coming Leicester indie rockers Gazelle's latest song. The Ibstock actor , whose filmography includes critical and commercial successes such as This is England, Boardwalk Empire and Snatch, appears in the official video for the band's latest single - 'Finger On The Trigger'.

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  20. Kewaunee Scientific (KEQU) versus H2O Innovation (HEOFF) Head-To-Head ContrastRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Kewaunee Scientific and H2O Innovation are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, risk, institutional ownership and valuation. Kewaunee Scientific has a beta of 0.03, indicating that its stock price is 97% less volatile than the S&P 500.

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