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While the two discussed other issues, "the primary point was to talk about North Korea , because we would love to have his help on North Korea", said Trump, who the Kremlin said initiated the phone call. Mr Tillerson also called on China and Russian Federation to increase pressure on North Korea by going beyond the implementation of United Nations sanctions.
  • Fallen Firefighter Died from Burns and Smoke Inhalation

    Fallen Firefighter Died from Burns and Smoke Inhalation

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    The Ventura County Fire Department reports Iverson's wife attended a morning briefing Sunday and encouraged the firefighters "to not give up on this unprecedented firefight". Friends of the family set up a GoFund Me page to raise money for Iverson's widow and children, they have raised almost $350,000 within three days.
  • North Koreans mourn on anniversary of Kim Jong Il's death

    North Koreans mourn on anniversary of Kim Jong Il's death

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    Crowds of flower-bearing North Koreans paid respects on the sixth anniversary of the death of 's father, Kim Jong-il, on Sunday as fears that the country could launch another missile continued to rise. The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), a Washington-based think tank, predicted last month that the day of national mourning could be marked with a test.
  • UN Security Council to discuss resolution on Jerusalem

    UN Security Council to discuss resolution on Jerusalem

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    The scheduled vote was reported by Reuters and AFP on December 17, with both agencies citing unidentified diplomats. In the report of Reuters regarding the Egyptian-drafted text, the resolution does not mention either the US or US President Donald Trump .
  • Sen. McCain returning to Arizona, will miss tax bill vote

    Sen. McCain returning to Arizona, will miss tax bill vote

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    But instead of returning to Washington, D.C., his daughter, Meghan McCain, announced on Twitter that the senator will spend the holidays with his family in Arizona. On Friday, President Donald Trump reportedly phoned Cindy McCain , the senator's wife, to check on McCain's health and wish him well. McCain suffers from a type of brain tumor called a glioblastoma.
  • Sources Close to Family: Palestinian Billionaire Masri Released by Saudis

    Sources Close to Family: Palestinian Billionaire Masri Released by Saudis

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    Masri, the chairman of Amman-based Arab Bank, the country's largest lender, was detained last Tuesday hours before he was planning to leave after chairing meetings of companies he owns, sources said. Masri has since taking the helm at Arab Bank in 2012 helped boost confidence in one of the Arab world's largest private financial institutions. However, King Abdullah was present at the Istanbul gathering where the 57 member countries recognized East Jerusalem as the capital of the Palestinian ...
  • Intense Cold Wave Takes Northern India Into Its Grip

    Intense Cold Wave Takes Northern India Into Its Grip

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    The MeT department said, the night temperature also dropped at most places in Kashmir division, including Ladakh region. The MeT office has forecast a mainly dry weather in the state over the next few days. A sunny afternoon pushed the mercury to 19 degrees Celsius. Cold wave has intensified across India, particularly in the Northern parts, with Kargil in Kashmir recording the coldest night of the winter last night.
  • Were Mallika Sherawat and Her Boyfriend Kicked Out of Their Paris Apartment?

    Were Mallika Sherawat and Her Boyfriend Kicked Out of Their Paris Apartment?

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    The Bollywood hottie Mallika Sherawat is in trouble again! While no source is blatantly accusing Mallika of lying, there are definitely speculations that the news has more credibility than she is allowing. It was a supposed robbery attempt. After all, the apartment is reported to be of 350sq-m, one that sits in the 16th arrondissement of Paris, which is one of the most favoured places of residence for the city's most affluent.
  • Donald Trump thanks Vladimir Putin for remarks on strong USA economy

    Donald Trump thanks Vladimir Putin for remarks on strong USA economy

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    The two presidents spoke by phone following Mr Putin's annual press conference in Moscow , where Mr Putin was asked to assess Mr Trump's first year in office. "The primary point was to talk about North Korea, because we would love to have his help on North Korea". If true, that would contradict Trump's assertion that China is "helping" with the situation.
  • Firefighter With Baby On The Way Dies While Fighting Thomas Fire

    Firefighter With Baby On The Way Dies While Fighting Thomas Fire

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    The Lilac Fire , which burned more than 4,000 acres (1,620 hectares) in northern San Diego County and destroyed 157 structures, was 97 percent contained as of Thursday, Cal Fire said. The wildfire remains a threat to some 18,000 homes and other structures in several towns along California's scenic coastline, especially if hot, dry Santa Ana winds return.
  • GOP releases its final tax plan - here's what's in it

    GOP releases its final tax plan - here's what's in it

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    He said some upper-income families, particularly in blue states, would actually see their taxes go up because of the reduction of the state and local tax deduction under the plan. John Cornyn, R-Texas, responded with just one word: "yes". "We are staying with an income based tax". It has some Democrats saying the changes will help the rich, not middle-class America.
  • British diplomat 'raped and murdered' in Beirut

    British diplomat 'raped and murdered' in Beirut

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    A young British diplomat has been found murdered in the Lebanese capital Beirut after reportedly being sexually assaulted and strangled. Her family said in a statement: "We are devastated by the loss of our beloved..." "We are trying to understand what has happened and we call the media to respect our privacy in these hard times", added the relatives of the victim.
  • Central Intelligence Agency helped stop Russian Federation terror attack

    Central Intelligence Agency helped stop Russian Federation terror attack

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    It was the second time in a week that the world's most powerful leaders have exchanged messages of praise. Mr Putin, in his phone call with Mr Trump, said Russian Federation would alert USA authorities if it received any information about any attack being planned on the United States, Interfax quoted the Kremlin as saying.
  • Hyderabad prostitution racket busted

    Hyderabad prostitution racket busted

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    The two were rescued from different rooms during the raid on the hotel in Banjara Hills. The cops also arrested Bengali TV Actress Subhra Chatarjee and Venkateswara Rao was also arrested by the cops. In another incident, a high-end prostitution racket involving actresses was busted in West Bengal today. Not less than Rs 55,000 in cash and several mobile phones were found and immediately confiscated at the crime scene.
  • Another young man killed, 'Died in crossfire' says army, 'investigating' say police

    Another young man killed, 'Died in crossfire' says army, 'investigating' say police

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    Earlier, police had said that it was a case of mistaken identity. "As he moved a few yards away from his house, the troops fired at him, leaving him in pool of blood". In a tweet, Mirwaiz said that the "poor taxi driver was killed by the army while taking an ailing patient to a hospital". In a telephonic address to mourners, Geelani condemned the killing of civilian, saying that callous authorities while shielding killers are attributing it to suicide case, saying "the blood of these ...
  • Three People and One Dog Killed in Franklin County Plane Crash

    Three People and One Dog Killed in Franklin County Plane Crash

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    Highway 56 and Walter Collins Road, east of Louisburg. WKRC-TV reports the plane crashed around 9 p.m.in a wooded area in Oldenburg, Indiana. It was a single-engine Cessna plane. State police are investigating along with the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board. Investigators are still working to confirm the identity of the people on the aircraft before releasing names.