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The strikes began on Friday and went on until the early hours of Saturday morning during which many weapons stores and logistic support zones belonging to the militants were destroyed. State television said on Friday that all schools in North Sinai had been ordered shut from Saturday until further notice. In this footage, the spokesperson for the Egyptian Army announced a comprehensive confrontation with criminal terrorist organizations in the Sinai and an operation by the coast guard and ...
  • Galaxy S8 Oreo update arrives just ahead of S9

    Galaxy S8 Oreo update arrives just ahead of S9

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    Samsung is gearing up to launch Galaxy S9 series at the upcoming MWC 2018. By the looks of things, Samsung has prepared different multi-window UI implementations to make use of the wide screen when the Galaxy X is folded out. For 1080p video the slow-mo should reach around 480 fps. Galaxy S8 fans have seen plenty of other Android phones get the Oreo update ahead of them, like the OnePlus 5T as well as Sony and Nokia devices.
  • S.Korea's Moon hosts talks with N.Korean leader's sister

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    As for sharing Moon's box with the North Koreans, the officials said they knew in advance who was going to be in Moon's box to watch the opening ceremony . Amid the continued nuclear deadlock, South Korea has hoped to use momentum created by a thaw in inter-Korean relations as a chance to pave the way for dialogue between North Korea and the U.S.
  • Come visit: South Korea's leader invited to North Korea

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    South Korean President Moon Jae-in had "virtually accepted" North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's invitation to Pyongyang, officials said on Saturday, making way for a first inter-Korean summit in more than a decade. The spokesman says Moon also called for a quick resumption of dialogue between the United States and North Korea. Pence was in close proximity to the North Korean party both at the VIP reception and later, watching the Opening Ceremony from Moon's box, which included Kim Yong Nam ...
  • Utah Jazz Trade Rodney Hood to Cleveland Cavaliers

    Utah Jazz Trade Rodney Hood to Cleveland Cavaliers

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    Hill will step into the starting point guard role for the Cavs, who just sent point guard Isaiah Thomas , along with big man Channing Frye , to the Los Angeles Lakers for Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance Jr . Wade, Crowder and Rose were new additions this season . The 29-year-old point guard played in just 16 games for the Cavs this season, averaging a career-low 9.8 points per game.
  • South Korea's Inbee Park honored with role in Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony

    South Korea's Inbee Park honored with role in Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony

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    Team USA usually marches into the Olympic stadium near the end of the opening ceremony . It was only at the start of this year, and after many additional rounds of sanctions, that Kim Jong-un finally accepted the olive branch. While internet and Wi-Fi were affected across the Olympic site - spread over two main venues in mountainous eastern South Korea - organizers said there was no impact on competition, which got into full swing on Saturday.
  • PM Modi conferred 'Grand Collar of the State of Palestine'

    PM Modi conferred 'Grand Collar of the State of Palestine'

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    He will make a historic visit to Palestine, the first by an Indian prime minister. Modi arrived to the Palestinian territories from Jordan, flying in with his officials on helicopters supplied by King Abdullah II of Jordan. New Delhi has long backed the Palestinian territories' quest for nationhood and Modi has voiced support for an independent state existing peacefully alongside Israel.
  • Double-decker bus crash kills 18 in Hong Kong

    Double-decker bus crash kills 18 in Hong Kong

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    The bus number 872 flipped and hit a lamppost before it came to a stop on its left side on a road near Tai Po in the New Territories at around 6.30 p.m., TVB reported. Last September, three people were killed and 31 injured after a City bus double-decker mounted a kerb in Sham Shui Po. Deadly accidents are rare on Hong Kong's public transport system, which it promotes as among the best in the world.
  • A Second White House Official Has Resigned Amid Domestic Abuse Allegations

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    United States media report that Mr Kelly and other White House officials were aware for several months of the domestic abuse accusations because they were holding up Mr Porter's security clearance application. But on Friday, Ari Fleischer, the former press secretary for President George W. Bush, told Fox News host Harris Faulkner that the whole situation may have been merely a "he said , she said " mix-up.
  • Australia beats England by 7 wickets in T20 tri-series match

    Australia beats England by 7 wickets in T20 tri-series match

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    Lynn was once again beaten by the ball moving back into him first up, but this time saw the ball squirt away towards the off side rather than thudding into the stumps. Morgan was a late omission after straining his right groin during training on Friday. Jos Buttler captained England and top-scored with 46. However, Vince fell for 21 as England slipped to 70-4 in the 11th over.
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Palestine: Key points

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Palestine: Key points

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    India's attempt to openly build its relationship with Israel while maintaining support for Palestinian statehood aspirations is a fine balancing act, West Asia expert PR Kumaraswamy told dpa. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, who has met PM Modi a few times in the past, welcomed the Indian leader in "a significant" visit by a "grand guest".
  • Domestic tourists 'scum of earth': Goa minister Vijai Sardesai

    Domestic tourists 'scum of earth': Goa minister Vijai Sardesai

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    In his latest tweet written in Hindi, Haryana MLA Randeep Singh Surjewala asked CM Manohar Lal Khattar to take resignation of the BJP minister or accept the fact that you are unable to protect right of people. It all goes back to what Sir Vivian Richards told me at a tourism meet... "The trick is to attract the rich tourist". I want to think in those directions.
  • US Congress votes to end brief govt shutdown

    US Congress votes to end brief govt shutdown

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    President Trump must still sign the bill to formally end the shutdown. The government shut down for three days earlier this year as Democrats blocked a bill to try and force a compromise on immigration, and Republicans pushed the government to shutter in 2013 as part of a bid to undo Barack Obama's healthcare law.
  • USA politician Nancy Pelosi sets record with eight-hour long speech

    USA politician Nancy Pelosi sets record with eight-hour long speech

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    Representative Nancy Pelosi , the House Democratic leader, took to the House floor at precisely 10:04 a.m. E.S.T. Wednesday, intent on speaking about the young undocumented immigrants known as "Dreamers". "We have so many testimonies, real testimony in the words of the dreamers, as I said, the most eloquent of all", Pelosi said. Ryan insisted he's committed to bringing an immigration bill to the floor, but said it must be one that President Trump will sign.
  • Jordan's king arrives in Pakistan for talks with officials

    Jordan's king arrives in Pakistan for talks with officials

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    President Mamnoon Hussain said Pakistan greatly values Jordan's bold stance on the declaration of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel by the United States of America. King Abdullah II of Jordan appreciated Pakistan's stance regarding the resolution of challenges faced by Muslim Ummah. They agreed to bring a greater focus on enhancing bilateral trade and investment relations to make the bilateral trade, now at Dollars 75 million, commensurate with the political ties existing between Pakistan and ...
  • Air attacks on Eastern Ghouta and Idlib kill almost 200

    Air attacks on Eastern Ghouta and Idlib kill almost 200

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    The official said no U.S. troops had been killed or wounded in the attack, which was carried out by about 500 fighters, but one Syrian fighter allied with the coalition was wounded. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will kick off a almost week-long tour on Sunday to Turkey and four other Middle East countries amid mounting tensions between Washington and Ankara over Turkey's military offensive in Syria, the US State Department said on Thursday.
  • Winter Climate Advisory Issued for Kankakee County

    Winter Climate Advisory Issued for Kankakee County

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    Additional snow accumulations of less than one inch.* WHERE.Livingston, Oakland and Macomb Counties.* WHEN.Until midnight EST tonight .* ADDITIONAL DETAILS.Plan on slippery road conditions, including during the evening commute. Valentine's Day is looking partly sunny and warm. The remainder of next week should see daily highs in the 40s or even low 50s, according to the NWS.