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The First Lady's presence at the Children's Hospital was enthusiastically received. First lady Melania Trump, accompanied by Santa Claus, reads " The Polar Express " to children at Children's National Medical Center, Thursday, Dec. The patient question-and-answer session also revealed that Trump's favorite Christmas carol is "Oh, Holy Night", she likes to eat "healthy food" for Christmas dinner and her Christmas wish is for "peace on the world, health, love [and] kindness".
  • Duterte wants 1 more year of ML in Mindanao

    Duterte wants 1 more year of ML in Mindanao

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    Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea confirmed his communication with Fariñas to the Malacañang Pres Corps, saying the "recommendation is one year". "[And] as you know, there have been reports that they are recruiting already in the Lanao area, so I think this will help curb their activities on the ground", DND Public Affairs chief Arsenio Andolong said in an interview.
  • Girding Malaysian ruling social gathering for election, Najib…

    Girding Malaysian ruling social gathering for election, Najib…

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    No later than June", he said in a press conference after the closing of the Umno general assembly at the Putra World Trade Centre in Kuala Lumpur this evening. Leadership elections were postponed as he went on to purge the party of dissent while he also dropped his former liberal image, cracking down on opponents and civil society, as he moved UMNO closer to conservative Islamist values, worrying Malaysia's sizable Chinese and Indian minorities.
  • Thousands protest in Jakarta against Trump's Jerusalem move

    Thousands protest in Jakarta against Trump's Jerusalem move

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    In Gaza , Israeli airstrikes killed two Hamas gunmen in response to rocket fire. Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Trump's policy change put the "region on the verge of explosion". to reconsider its decision". "There will not be a meeting with Pence". White House and US State Department officials did not respond to requests for comment.
  • CRPF Jawan kills 4 colleagues in Chhattisgarh

    CRPF Jawan kills 4 colleagues in Chhattisgarh

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    In January, a paramilitary soldier from one of India's elite security units killed four of his senior officers in an apparent row over leave. The deceased were identified as Sub Inspector Vikey Sharma, Sub Inspector Megh Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector Rajveer Singh and Constable Sankara Rao.
  • Maine State Police investigating death of married couple in Manchester

    Maine State Police investigating death of married couple in Manchester

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    According to authorities the bodies of 82-year-old Clyde Shue and his 62-year-old wife, Kimberly were found in their home. There had been no prior history with police and the family. 'We lived there for several years and had some happy memories and sure hate to have sad memories made there for these families. "I just feel sorry, sorry for the whole family, it's bad", said a neighbor, Denise Albino.
  • Several flights in and out of NI cancelled

    Several flights in and out of NI cancelled

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    The airports both advised passengers to contact airlines to check the status of flights. Significant build-ups have been also reported in Leicestershire, Worcestershire and Bedfordshire, while snow has been falling heavily in Birmingham city centre.
  • David Davis: No Brexit deal means no money to EU

    David Davis: No Brexit deal means no money to EU

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    David Davis says the United Kingdom can negotiate a "bespoke" trade deal with the European Union more wide-ranging than the one with Canada within less than a year. The "full alignment" scenario is likely to be controversial for the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) which wants Northern Ireland to leave the EU, Single Market and Customs Union on the same terms of the rest of the UK.
  • 'Big Little Lies' Is Officially Coming Back For Season 2

    'Big Little Lies' Is Officially Coming Back For Season 2

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    Kidman and Witherspoon are set to star and executive produce with most of the rest of the cast of the Emmy victor expecting to return. Based on that Kelley, who adapted Big Little Lies , came on board for the followup. It looks like there will be a lot to take in with 7 brand new episodes. The premium cabler also promises " relationship will fray, loyalties will erode [and] the potential for emotional and bodily injury shall loom ".
  • Swedish synagogue attacked with burning objects

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    Security for synagogues in Stockholm has been raised after the incident in Gothenburg , news agency TT reported. Speaking to local media , he said a few of the youths were "very stressed" by the evening's events, with one reporting feeling "very unsafe".
  • 5-year-old girl raped, tortured to death in Haryana

    5-year-old girl raped, tortured to death in Haryana

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    The victim - a resident of Haryana's Uklana in Hisar - is survived by her parents and two siblings. The body of the minor was found a few meters away from her house with a wooden stick inserted in her private parts. A case under various Sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) including murder, rape, kidnapping, besides, under the provisions of the POCSO Act, has been registered.
  • Eugenie Bouchard Reunites For 2nd Date With Twitter Follower

    Eugenie Bouchard Reunites For 2nd Date With Twitter Follower

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    If the pair turn their social media meet-cute into a relationship, Twitter has something to say about it. With New England down 28-3, Bouchard wasn't the only person who thought it was game over, but somehow the Patriots mounted a miraculous comeback, the greatest in Super Bowl history, and defeated the Falcons in overtime for the franchise's fifth title.
  • Lebanese security forces fire tear gas at protesters near USA embassy

    Lebanese security forces fire tear gas at protesters near USA embassy

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    Lebanese security forces were seen firing tear gas and water cannon at the protesters - some of whom were seen waving the Palestinian flag and burning an effigy of Trump as well as Israeli flags. Overnight the Arab League condemned the U.S. decision. The emergency meeting of the Council of the Arab League has also called on the worldwide community to recognize the Palestinian State with its capital in Eastern Jerusalem.
  • Unusual Volume Spikes For: Noble Energy, Inc. (NBL)

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    The Fishman Jay A Ltd holds 94,494 shares with $2.67B value, down from 103,160 last quarter. Advantus Capital Management Inc increased its stake in Noble by 3.6% in the first quarter. (NYSE:NBL). Guggenheim Capital Lc holds 0.09% or 1.20M shares in its portfolio. (NASDAQ:BCRX), its shares were trading at $4.57 a retreat of $-0.02, on the trading floor.
  • Can you guess just how much TV Trump watches?

    Can you guess just how much TV Trump watches?

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    I'm reading documents a lot". U.S. President Donald Trump ponders the answer to a question from a reporter en route to Hanoi, Vietnam, aboard Air Force One November 11, 2017. Mr Kelly has also tried to reign in the chaos of a White House full of staff that have never worked in the federal government before. Citing "people close to him", the report said the president spends at least four hours a day in front of TV screens, "and sometimes as much as twice that", and even during meetings ...
  • Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) Runs 5.01% For the Week

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    Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Nucor by 1.3% in the second quarter. The firm owned 367,746 shares of the basic materials company's stock after buying an additional 49,573 shares during the quarter. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 29th will be given a dividend of $0.38 per share. Carroll Fincl Associates stated it has 0.18% of its portfolio in Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE).