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The satellite is meant to provide communications and television broadcasting throughout the African continent. As the report notes, the launch was initially slated to happen in summer, but was plagued by a series of delays. Russian Federation and Angola agreed on this project in 2009 and included the satellites to improve the telecommunication services between the country.
  • Horse manure 'gift' for US Treasury boss Steven Mnuchin sparks security scare

    Horse manure 'gift' for US Treasury boss Steven Mnuchin sparks security scare

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    No evacuations were ordered, but the street was closed while authorities examined the large box. The prankster also said the Secret Service came out to his L.A. A neighbor in upscale Los Angeles community, Prince Frederic von Anhalt, said he and others in the area were trapped for almost two hours while police investigated the suspicious package.
  • Jairam Thakur appointed as Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister

    Jairam Thakur appointed as Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister

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    This is first reshuffle of Mr Thakur after taking over as 13th Chief Minister of Himachal who announced yesterday but he would go with administrative reshuffle and remove all retired and re-employed official from the government. If Kangra district with 15 of the 68 assembly seats forms the political heart of Himachal, then Mandi comes in second with 10 seats. Seen largely as a low-profile leader, Thakur is from a farming family in Mandi.
  • Women Dead in Rollover Crash in Kansas Amid Snowy Conditions

    Women Dead in Rollover Crash in Kansas Amid Snowy Conditions

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    Luft, 14-year-old Aria L. Luft, 20-year-old Brianna E. Luft and 18-year-old Saleena A. Senzee. Both Bridno and Landi were ejected. All three were wearing seatbelts and the road conditions were dry. Charles County line. Loch was wearing his seat belt at the time of the crash. Troopers also arrested 10 people for driving while impaired and eight people for drugs during the counting period.
  • Staying Below Average Next 7 Days

    Staying Below Average Next 7 Days

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    There will be breezy northwest winds today with mostly sunny skies. We're entering a long duration of sub-freezing temperatures, or a deep freeze! With a fresh snow cover in place, temperatures are expected to plunge below zero in most inland locations both Tuesday and Wednesday mornings, while daytime temperatures will struggle to reach double digits.
  • Uber to sell its troubled auto leasing division to Fair.com

    Uber to sell its troubled auto leasing division to Fair.com

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    Uber and Fair.com declined to comment. Fair is a auto marketplace cofounded by industry vets Scott Painter, the former CEO of TrueCar, and Georg Bauer, the former VP of finance at Tesla and BMW. This kind of partnership is quickly becoming a cornerstone of Uber under its new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, who became CEO in August after a serious of scandals forced CEO Travis Kalanick to resign in June.
  • Extreme cold weather warnings issued for much of Canada

    Extreme cold weather warnings issued for much of Canada

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    Plunging temperatures have prompted Environment Canada to issue an Extreme Cold Warning for parts of southwestern Ontario. Environment Canada says a frigid arctic mass blanketing Saskatchewan will give overnight lows around- 30 C and daytime highs around -20 C throughout the week.
  • Luann De Lesseps Releases Statement Following Arrest for Battery, Intoxication

    Luann De Lesseps Releases Statement Following Arrest for Battery, Intoxication

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    She is committed to a "transformative and hopeful 2018". And that's the latest on Luann de Lesseps . The Countess was released without bond and she is due back in court on January 25. She was also advised against incriminating herself after he allegedly suggested that she may have a drinking problem. At the time she was married to entrepreneur and French Count Alexandre de Lesseps , and held the title Countess Luann de Lesseps .
  • Three More Countries to Move Embassies to Jerusalem

    Three More Countries to Move Embassies to Jerusalem

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    In a post on his official Facebook account, Mr Morales said that after talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, he made a decision to instruct Guatemala's Foreign Ministry to move the embassy. The leaders, he said, spoke about "the excellent relations that we have had as nations since Guatemala supported the creation of the state of Israel".
  • Police swarm upstate NY home after 4 bodies found in basement

    Police swarm upstate NY home after 4 bodies found in basement

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    Reports indicate they were all inside a basement apartment at the location. Daniel DeWolf told the Albany Times Union that the deaths appeared suspicious, but did not reveal whether there were any weapons at the scene. especially at this time of year", DeWolf said. Neighbors describe the community as generally quiet. State police were aiding the examination. Rob Appleton, a lieutenant with the Bureau of Criminal Investigation, offered a broad update on the investigation Tuesday ...
  • 'Merry Christmas B****': Cash me outside girl pays off her mother's mortgage

    'Merry Christmas B****': Cash me outside girl pays off her mother's mortgage

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    The "cash me outside" viral star took to Instagram to show what she got her mom for the holidays: a check to pay for her mortgage. Barbara Ann Bregoli brought her daughter on the show seeking help for her rebellious behavior. Phil show. In August, she was sentenced to five years of probation after she pled guilty to grand theft, grand theft auto, marijuana possession, and filing a false police report.
  • Taxpayers pack receivers' offices for early payment after GOP overhaul

    Taxpayers pack receivers' offices for early payment after GOP overhaul

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    The federal tax plan, already signed into law, caps the deductibility of state and local taxes at $10,000, effectively raising property taxes and reducing home values in NY and in states across the country. Como has urged residents to check with local government and school district to check their eligibility to make an early payment. "This is a historic moment for workers, families, and job creators in Western New York", said Collins.
  • U.S. announces sanctions on two officials over North Korea's missile program

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    North Korean state television ripped the recent unanimous United Nations vote to deliver stronger sanctions against Kim Jong Un as "rigged up by the USA and its followers [and a] grave infringement upon the sovereignty of our republic". The men are said to be key leaders of the country's missile program, which has already led to many sanctions. The department also sanctioned Ri Pyong Chol, who it said was "reported to be a key official" in the development of intercontinental ballistic ...