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Dec 12, 2017

Businessman with terminal cancer hosts ‘end-of-life' party
It was the party of a lifetime. A Japanese businessman with terminal cancer held an 'end-of-life' shindig Monday so he could thank the people who made his time on Earth special. Satoru Anzaki, the 80-year-old former head of manufacturer Komatsu, threw the bash for 1,000 friends, colleagues and former schoolmates after learning in October that...

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Dec 12, 2017

Naked model plunges to her death after partying with ‘swingers'
A model plunged to her death from a 20th-floor apartment in Malaysia following a drug-fueled night of partying with American “swingers,” according to a new report. The family of Dutch teen Ivana Smit suspect foul play after the 18-year-old was found naked on the sixth-floor balcony of a Kuala Lumpur condo last Thursday, Express UK...

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Dec 12, 2017

Man who gained fame for crude ‘Rick and Morty' courtroom exchange gets life
A Georgia man — whose extraordinarily vulgar courtroom exchange with a judge was immortalized by the hit TV show “Rick and Morty” — has pleaded guilty but mentally ill to killing his cellmate. Denver Fenton Allen, 33, pleaded guilty Monday after Judge Billy Sparks denied Allen’s  motion that he killed Stephen Rudolph Nalley in self-defense...

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Dec 12, 2017

This is what finally sent Charles Manson to hell
Murderous cult leader Charles Manson died of acute cardiac arrest, respiratory failure and complications from metastatic colon cancer, according to his death certificate. The document — which TMZ obtained from Kern County, Calif. - lists cardiac arrest as the immediate cause of death, with the other conditions as underlying causes. The notorious 83-year-old died Nov....

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Dec 12, 2017

US soldier who deserted to North Korea dies
TOKYO — Charles Jenkins, a US Army deserter to North Korea who married a Japanese abductee and lived in Japan after their release, has died. He was 77. Jenkins was found collapsed outside his home in Sado, northern Japan, on Monday and rushed to a hospital, and later pronounced dead, a group representing families of...

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Dec 12, 2017

Army soldier who deserted to North Korea dies
TOKYO — Charles Jenkins, a U.S Army deserter to North Korea who married a Japanese abductee and lived in Japan after their release, has died. He was 77. Jenkins was found collapsed outside his home in Sado, northern Japan, on Monday and rushed to a hospital and later pronounced dead, a group representing families of...

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Dec 12, 2017

Roy Moore's wife: He's no bigot, one of our lawyers ‘is a Jew'
The wife of Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore of Alabama argued during a campaign rally that he is no bigot because one of their lawyers “is a Jew.' “Fake news would tell you that we don’t care for Jews. And I tell you all this because I’ve seen it and I just want to set...

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Dec 12, 2017

Port Authority ‘bomber' was not on terror list: Bangladesh official
Authorities in Bangladesh said Tuesday that alleged subway bomber Akayed Ullah was not on the country''s terror list and are not sure when he left his homeland. “So far, his name is not on our wide-range list of radicalized persons or members of terror groups, both from Bangladesh and outside,” senior counter-terrorism police officer Sanwar...

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Dec 12, 2017

Russia will keep bases in Syria to strike at ‘terrorists'
MOSCOW – Russia will keep a naval and an air base in Syria capable of carrying out strikes against 'terrorists' if required after a partial military pull-out announced by President Vladimir Putin, the Kremlin said on Tuesday. Putin on Monday ordered 'a significant part' of Moscow''s military contingent to start pulling out of Syria, declaring...

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Dec 12, 2017

Putin is read Trump's tweets every day
Among the millions who read President Trump''s daily barrage of tweets is Russian strongman Vladimir Putin — who considers them to be official White House policy, the Kremlin said Tuesday. The commander-in-tweet has made the social media platform his favorite soapbox, often spewing predawn attacks at his political opponents and the media, whose reports he...

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Dec 12, 2017

San Francisco mayor dead at 65
SAN FRANCISCO — The San Francisco Chronicle is reporting that Mayor Edwin Lee has died. He was 65. The newspaper is citing a statement by the mayor''s office that states that Lee passed away Tuesday just after 1 a.m. at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital. The statement says family, friends and colleagues were at Lee''s...

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Dec 12, 2017

Kellyanne Conway's ‘alternative facts' flub tops list of 2017's notable quotes
NEW HAVEN, Conn. — The use of the term 'alternative facts' by Kellyanne Conway, an adviser to President Donald Trump, tops a Yale Law School librarian''s list of the most notable quotes of 2017. The statement Conway made when asked why Trump''s then-Press Secretary Sean Spicer mischaracterized the size of inauguration crowds is one of...

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Dec 12, 2017

Texas teen busted on charges of aiding Islamic State
HOUSTON — A Houston 18-year-old has been arrested and charged with illegally distributing explosive-making information and attempting to support the Islamic State organization. The U.S. Justice Department said Monday that Kaan Sercan Damlarkaya, a U.S. citizen, was arrested on Dec. 8 following an undercover FBI operation. A statement says Damlarkaya said he intended to travel...

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Dec 12, 2017

World leaders gather at climate summit — without Trump
PARIS — More than 50 world leaders are gathering in Paris for a summit that President Emmanuel Macron hopes will give new momentum to the fight against global warming, despite U.S. President Donald Trump’s rejection of the Paris climate accord. Some 3,100 security personnel are fanned out around Paris for Tuesday’s event, including extra patrol...

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Dec 12, 2017

Woman trying to smoke on plane arrested for threatening to kill everyone
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Officials say a woman caught trying to smoke on a Southwest flight has been arrested after shouting she was going to kill everyone on the plane. Sacramento County sheriff’s spokesman Shaun Hampton said Monday that 24-year-old Valerie Curbelo was arrested on the tarmac when the plane landed Saturday. Hampton says when the...

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Dec 12, 2017

US soldier dies after vehicle incident in Afghanistan
KABUL, Afghanistan — The U.S. military says that an American soldier has died as a result of injuries sustained during a vehicle incident in eastern Afghanistan. A statement released by the U.S. forces on Tuesday says that two other American service members were injured in the incident, which took place in eastern Nangarhar province on...

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Dec 12, 2017

Red-suited man on a sled saves deer from middle of frozen pond
SALEM, Ore. — Reindeer are supposed to pull Santa Claus’ sleigh, but in Oregon recently, a red-suited man on a sled wound up pushing a deer. The reverse-reality Christmas-season tale played out when a deer wandered onto a frozen golf course pond in Sunriver, Oregon, on Friday and then lost its footing. Try as it...

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Dec 12, 2017

Polls can't agree on if Roy Moore is going to win special election
Three polls released on the eve of Tuesday''s special election for Alabama''s open Senate seat predicted wildly different outcomes, reflecting the volatility of a race that has riveted the nation. A Fox News survey showed Democrat Doug Jones with a double-digit lead over Republican Roy Moore, 50 to 40 percent. But an Emerson College poll...

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Dec 11, 2017

Steve Bannon appears to slam Ivanka at Roy Moore rally
Steve Bannon took an apparent jab at first daughter Ivanka Trump Monday during a speech rallying supporters of accused pedophile Roy Moore. President Trump''s former top political adviser was speaking to voters before a special Alabama Senate election between the GOP candidate Moore — who is accused of preying on underage girls when he was...

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Dec 11, 2017

Rodman wants to wine and dine Kim Jong Un to help ease tensions
Former NBA star Dennis Rodman said he wants to drink wine with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in order for the escalating tensions between them and the US to “settle down a bit.” Rodman, a one-time contestant on “The Celebrity Apprentice,” told The Guardian that he wants to travel to the nuclear-armed rogue state and...

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Dec 11, 2017

Wife of demoted Justice Department official worked for ‘dossier' firm
The wife of a Justice Department official who was demoted for failing to disclose his meeting with the Trump 'dossier' author worked for the opposition research firm behind the document, according to a published report on Monday. Bruce Ohr, who lost his senior level post as associate deputy general, is the husband of Nellie Ohr...

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Dec 11, 2017

Drunk driver tells cops his name is ‘Burger King'
A man in Illinois had a case of mistaken identity when police officers approached him after he crashed his car into a ditch. Police officers arrived on scene at 12:49 a.m. Friday after being notified of a man driving erratically in the parking lot, almost hitting a pedestrian and then crashing his car. When police...

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Dec 11, 2017

Woman left autistic boy during Bingo to freeze in truck: cops
BAKER, La. — Police say a Louisiana woman left an autistic child in a truck with the engine off in cold weather while playing bingo. The Advocate reports a Baker police report says an anonymous caller reported someone sitting in a truck outside the Baker Bingo Hall for nearly four hours Friday. Officers found a...

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Dec 11, 2017

Teen gets probation in Facebook hate-crime video
A Chicago woman involved in the beating of a mentally disabled man that was broadcast on Facebook Live pled guilty Friday to a hate crime and was sentenced to four years probation. Brittany Covington, 19, entered her plea in a case that received national attention because it involved an 18-year-old disabled white man and four...

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Dec 11, 2017

Missing woman found mangled by mountain lion
AUBURN, Calif. — Northern California authorities say the body of a 33-year-old Sacramento woman was apparently disturbed by a mountain lion after she died. The Placer County Sheriff''s Coroner''s Office said Friday that it''s not yet clear how Yin Wong died, but there is no evidence the lion killed her. She went missing for four...

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Dec 11, 2017

‘Womb raider' pleads guilty in pregnant neighbor's death
A North Dakota woman has pleaded guilty in the killing of a pregnant neighbor so she and her boyfriend could keep the baby. Thirty-eight-year-old Brooke Crews could face life in prison after pleading guilty Monday to conspiracy to commit kidnapping and murder, and lying to law officers in the death of 22-year-old Savanna Greywind, of...

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Dec 11, 2017

Surgeon found dead in home was sued by ex-Giant for ‘ending his career'
The prominent Manhattan surgeon found dead in his Upper East Side apartment Sunday with a knife sticking out of his chest was sued last year by a former Giants running back who claimed the doctor ended his football career. Dr. Dean Lorich, who gained fame for treating U2 frontman Bono after his 2014 bike accident,...

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Dec 11, 2017

Man suspected of killing 3 in Houston captured in Dallas
DALLAS — Authorities say police in Dallas have captured a 35-year-old suspect in the fatal shooting of three people in a Houston home. Jeffery Noble was booked late Sunday into the Dallas County jail and is being held on a charge of capital murder. Online jail records don’t indicate whether he has an attorney. The...

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Dec 11, 2017

Trump blames ‘lax immigration system' for NYC terror attack
President Trump condemned the terror attack in Manhattan on Monday — more than eight hours after an improvised bomb detonated near the Port Authority. 'Today''s attempted mass murder attack in New York City — the second terror attack in New York in the last two months — once again highlights the urgent need for Congress...

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Dec 11, 2017

Hill staffer who won first sex harassment case sees ‘serious' culture shift
WASHINGTON - It''s taken nearly 30 years, but Dorena Bertussi may finally get Congress to overhaul its sexual harassment policies. Bertussi, 65, was the first congressional staffer to win a sexual harassment case against a member of Congress back in 1989. The process before the House Ethics Committee was a 'joke' back then, Bertussi said,...

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Dec 11, 2017

Google employee's naked body found floating in bay
The naked body of a 23-year-old Google employee was found floating in the San Francisco Bay Thursday, officials said. The Santa Clara County Coroner’s Office identified the woman as Chu Chu Ma of Mountain View, the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety tweeted. A woman with the same name has a LinkedIn profile indicating she’s a...

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Dec 11, 2017

Man tried smuggling teen in car's dashboard through Spain
A Moroccan man was arrested for trying to smuggle a 12-year-old boy into Spain by hiding him in his BMW''s dashboard - after guards detected his heartbeat using a special sensor, according to reports. The 65-year-old man''s BMW X5 was stopped Friday at the border between northern Morocco and the Spanish city of Melilla, where...

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Dec 11, 2017

Man accused of killing toddler for not putting on pajamas
CARL JUNCTION, Mo. — A southwest Missouri man is charged in the death of his girlfriend''s 3-year-old daughter. Twenty-two-year-old Jalen Vaden was charged Thursday with second-degree murder and felony child abuse in the death of Jayda Kyle, of Carl Junction. The Joplin Globe reports a probable cause affidavit said Vaden became angry Nov. 27 when...

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Dec 11, 2017

Worker canned for bringing cooler with KKK, Confederate flag stickers to city job site
A worker at a city-contracted jobsite in Milwaukee is now jobless after his cooler was spotted with 'offensive' Ku Klux Klan and Confederate flag stickers, city officials said. The unidentified worker was fired three days after a photograph surfaced on social media of the cooler at a job site at North 25th Street and West...

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Dec 11, 2017

Woman pleads guilty to hiding dead babies under house
SMITHFIELD, N.C. — A North Carolina woman accused of hiding the remains of two infants under a house in 2016 has pleaded guilty to two counts of failure to report a death. The News & Observer reports that 41-year-old Bridgette Morgan Smith was sentenced to between six to eight months for each count on Thursday...

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Dec 11, 2017

Professor accused of anti-Semitic posts gets punished
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — Rutgers University removed a professor accused of posting anti-Semitic statements on Facebook from his position as a director at the New Jersey school. Michael Chikindas will no longer serve as director of the Center for Digestive Health at the Institute for Food, Nutrition and Health, Rutgers President Robert Barchi said Friday....

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Dec 11, 2017

Lawmaker claims #metoo will make it harder for women to get government jobs
The avalanche of sex harassment allegations will make it harder for women to get jobs in government, according to state Sen. Diane Savino. 'What is going to happen now is that less women will be given opportunities in government,' the Staten Island Democrat said in a Dec. 8 Facebook posting. 'If you are a male...

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Dec 11, 2017

Couple arrested for disturbing Snapchat pic of baby in bag
CLAREMORE, Okla. — A northeast Oklahoma couple has been arrested following a Snapchat image of a baby in a laundry bag that was hanging from a door handle. The Claremore Daily Progress reports that 23-year-old Paul Chuckluck and 21-year-old Johnnie Gaghins were booked into Rogers County Jail on Monday. They face possible charges of child...

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Dec 11, 2017

Trump group sends 12-year-old girl to interview accused child molester Roy Moore
A pro-President Trump Super PAC has released a video showing Alabama Senate candidate and accused child molester Roy Moore being interviewed — by a 12-year-old girl. The video was released on social media Sunday by the America First Project and features a girl named Millie March, a young GOP activist who first gained fame at...

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Dec 11, 2017

Trump backers send 12-year-old girl to interview accused child molester Roy Moore
A pro-President Trump super PAC has released a video showing Alabama Senate candidate and accused child molester Roy Moore being interviewed — by a 12-year-old girl. The video was released on social media Sunday by the America First Project and features a girl named Millie March, a young GOP activist who first gained fame at...

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Dec 11, 2017

Daredevil falls to his death from 62-story building
A daredevil plummeted to his death during a risky stunt near the top of a 62-story building in China, according to new reports. Wu Yongning, 26, who called himself “China’s First Rooftopper,” plunged from the Huayuan International Centre in Changsha, the capital of Hunan Province in Central China, on Nov. 8, AsiaWire reported. A month...

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Dec 11, 2017

Man in high-speed chase crashed while checking phone for directions
MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee prosecutors say a man who led police on a high-speed chased told arresting officers he crashed his minivan because he became distracted checking his cellphone for directions. The Milwaukee District Attorney''s Office said in a criminal complaint released Friday that 20-year-old Logan Michael Brandenburg made the comment unsolicited while he was being...

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Dec 11, 2017

Man in high-speed police chase crashed while checking phone for directions
MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee prosecutors say a man who led police on a high-speed chased told arresting officers he crashed his minivan because he became distracted checking his cellphone for directions. The Milwaukee District Attorney''s Office said in a criminal complaint released Friday that 20-year-old Logan Michael Brandenburg made the comment unsolicited while he was being...

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Dec 11, 2017

Woman gets prison for robbing banks while 8 months pregnant
MADISON, Wis. — A Wisconsin woman accused of robbing three banks while she was more than eight months pregnant pleaded guilty to robbing two of them and was sentenced to four years in prison. The State Journal reports that 32-year-old Lisa Harding of Madison was also ordered to pay back money taken during a third...

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Dec 11, 2017

Woman gets prison for robbing banks while 8-months pregnant
MADISON, Wis. — A Wisconsin woman accused of robbing three banks while she was more than eight months pregnant pleaded guilty to robbing two of them and was sentenced to four years in prison. The State Journal reports that 32-year-old Lisa Harding of Madison was also ordered to pay back money taken during a third...

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Dec 11, 2017

Superintendent charged with child rape sues to get job back
BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio — An Ohio school superintendent charged with child rape has sued to get his job back. The Springfield News-Sun reports former Indian Lake Schools superintendent Patrick O''Donnell claims in a lawsuit filed in Logan County that he was unfairly fired and that a state referee said the district should wait to decide his...

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Dec 11, 2017

Terror victim is ‘angry' after Port Authority attack, family says
One of the victims in Monday''s terror bombing under the Port Authority Bus Terminal is 'angry' and on edge hours after the rush-hour attack, her family told The Post. Alfonso Chavez, 42, said his sister Veronica Chavez, 45, was 'steps away from the explosion' when suspect Akayed Ullah allegedly detonated a homemade pipe bomb inside...

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Dec 11, 2017

Woman killed husband, lived with rotting body parts for months: cops
An Ohio woman killed her 54-year-old husband and lived with his dismembered body parts in their home for five months, according to police. Marcia Eubank, 49, of Coventry Township, was arrested Saturday evening in the parking lot of a Walmart and charged with murder in the domestic incident, the Akron Beacon Journal reported. Sheriff''s investigators...

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Dec 11, 2017

Transgender troops can enlist, over Trump's demand for a ban
The Pentagon said Monday that transgender people can enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, despite President Donald Trump''s opposition and effort to ban them. The new policy reflects growing legal pressure on the issue and the difficult hurdles the feds would have to clear to enforce Trump''s demand to ban transgender individuals from the...

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Dec 11, 2017

North Korea's next move: Biological warfare
North Korea plans to acquire machinery for a biological weapons program - including factories to produce deadly microbes and labs that specialize in genetic modification, according to a report. The country also has sent scientists abroad to earn advanced degrees in microbiology, and is offering to sell biotechnology services to developing nations, US and Asian...

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Dec 11, 2017

Roy Moore vows to aid Trump's immigration crackdown after NYC terror attack
Republican Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore weighed in on the terror attack in Manhattan on Monday, vowing to back President Trump''s tough stance against Islamic terrorists if elected. 'As we get news this morning of yet another radical Islamic terrorist attack, I am grateful that it appears no one was critically injured, and, as always,...

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Dec 11, 2017

‘Horrendous' footage of dog biting inmate in his cell sparks investigation
A district attorney in Oregon will review a case involving an uncooperative jail inmate who was bitten by a sheriff''s patrol dog after disturbing body camera footage of the attack was released. Columbia County Sheriff Jeff Dickerson told The Oregonian that his department''s review of the August incident at the Columbia County Jail found that...

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Dec 11, 2017

Witnesses describe scramble to escape after Port Authority blast
Shaken straphangers caught up in the Port Authority terror attack told The Post of the terrifying moments when they heard the blast and ran for their lives. 'I heard a kaboom. It was shaky,” said Jamar Moore, 39, who was near a turnstile when he felt the explosion. “There was a little rumble. Everyone just...

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Dec 11, 2017

American cut through steel bars to escape Indonesian prison
A California man is on the lam after he broke through the steel ceiling bars in an Indonesian jail on Monday — the second time foreign inmates escaped from the overcrowded prison this year, authorities said. Cristian Beasley, 31, a suspect in narcotics-related crimes who had not yet been sentenced, bolted from the Kerobokan prison...

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Dec 11, 2017

Discovery in Antarctica changes everything we know about aliens
Bacteria discovered on the icy continent of Antarctica is set to change the way humanity looks for alien life on other planets. To date, our search for habitable worlds which could host alien life has been guided by what we know about life-conducive conditions on Earth. But in a new breakthrough, researchers have discovered a...

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Dec 11, 2017

Trump's sexual misconduct accusers: ‘Now let's try Round 2'
WASHINGTON — Several women who accused President Trump of sexual misconduct are telling their stories again, saying “the environment is different” than it was when they went public during the presidential campaign last year. Three of the women — Jessica Leeds, Samantha Holvey and Rachel Crooks — spoke to NBC’s Megyn Kelly on Monday and said...

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Dec 11, 2017

Big fat dictator tells big fat mountain climbing lie
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was all smiles after scaling to the top of a 9,000-foot-tall mountain — wearing spotless black leather shoes, according to state media. The tubby tyrant trudged 'through thick snow' to the top of Mount Paektu, where he was photographed beaming none the worse for wear in his double-breasted coat....

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Dec 11, 2017

Big fat dictator tells big fat mountain-climbing lie
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was all smiles after scaling to the top of a 9,000-foot-tall mountain — wearing spotless black leather shoes, according to state media. The tubby tyrant trudged 'through thick snow' to the top of Mount Paektu, where he was photographed beaming, none the worse for wear in his double-breasted coat....

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Dec 11, 2017

US has blood on its hands after Jerusalem move: Erdogan
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday the United States’ decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital had made Washington complicit in violence. His comments on the U.S. move have strained fragile relations between Turkey and Israel, which only restored ties last year following a six-year diplomatic rift. Erdogan, a frequent critic of Israel, has...

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Dec 11, 2017

Amid terror attack in NYC, Trump's top priority is raging at the Times
President Trump lashed out Monday morning against the New York Times, denying a story that he spends several hours a day glued to the TV. 'Another false story, this time in the Failing @nytimes, that I watch 4-8 hours of television a day – Wrong! Also, I seldom, if ever, watch CNN or MSNBC, both...

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Dec 11, 2017

Doug Jones holds 10-point lead over Roy Moore in Fox poll
Democrat Doug Jones holds a 10-point lead over Republican Roy Moore among likely voters in deep red Alabama. Greater party loyalty plus higher interest in the election among Democrats combined with more enthusiasm among Jones supporters gives him the advantage in the race to fill the U.S. senate seat previously held by U.S. Attorney General...

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Dec 11, 2017

Netanyahu urges Europe to follow Trump on Jerusalem
BRUSSELS – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday urged the European Union to follow U.S. President Donald Trump’s lead and recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, but EU ministers shook their heads at Trump’s move. Netanyahu, arriving for a meeting of EU foreign ministers in Brussels, said Trump’s move made peace in the Middle East...

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Dec 11, 2017

Grammy-nominated cancer researcher: I got kicked off flight for breastfeeding
A Houston pianist and cancer researcher says she was booted from a Spirit Airlines flight — along with her 2-year-old son and elderly parents — for 'non-compliance' with instructions not to breastfeed her child. Mei Rui and her family were aboard Spirit Flight 712 from her home in Houston on Friday en route to Newark...

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Dec 11, 2017

Putin says he will start pulling Russian forces from Syria
MOSCOW — Declaring a victory in Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday visited a Russian military air base in the country and announced a partial pullout of Russian forces from the Mideast nation. Putin’s visit marks his first trip to Syria, drawing a symbolic line under the campaign that has shored up President Bashar...

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Dec 11, 2017

Saudi Arabia to allow movie theaters for first time in decades
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Saudi Arabia announced on Monday it will allow movie theaters to open in the conservative kingdom next year, for the first time in more than 35 years, in the latest social push by the country’s young crown prince. Movie theaters were shut down in the 1980’s during a wave of ultraconservatism...

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Dec 11, 2017

New evacuations ordered as fires continue to rip California
LOS ANGELES — A powerful flare-up on the western edge of Southern California’s largest and most destructive wildfire sent residents fleeing Sunday, as wind-fanned flames churned through old-growth brush in canyons and along hillsides toward coastal towns. Crews with help from a fleet water-dropping planes and helicopters saved homes as unpredictable gusts sent the blaze...

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Dec 11, 2017

Woman who ‘blacked out' night of son's death to be sentenced
BELFAST, Maine — A Maine woman who told jurors that she drank multiple shots of liquor and smoked marijuana the night of her infant son’s death is due to be sentenced this week. Thirty-two-year-old Miranda Hopkins will appear in court on Wednesday in Belfast. The Troy resident says she doesn’t know how 7-week-old Jaxson died...

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Dec 10, 2017

South Korea imposes new sanctions on North Korea after missile launch
SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea says it has added several North Korean groups and individuals to its sanctions list as part of efforts to cut off funding for the North weapons programs. South Korea’s government says the sanctions on 20 North Korean groups and 12 individuals took effect Monday. Seoul is among the first...

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Dec 10, 2017

Roy Moore once suggested getting rid of every amendment after Tenth
Alabama GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore once suggested getting rid of every amendment after the Tenth — saying “that would eliminate many problems.” The proposal came in June 2011 during an interview on the “Aroostook Watchmen” radio show, which is hosted by a two conspiracy theorists from Maine. CNN’s KFile obtained audio from the appearance...

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Dec 10, 2017

Bullied boy called ‘ugly' has celebrities rallying behind him
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A Tennessee woman’s video of her tearful son recounting being bullied at middle school has prompted a wave of support from athletes and entertainers. Kimberly Jones said in a Facebook post Friday she had just picked up her son, Keaton, from school because he was too afraid to go to lunch. In...

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Dec 10, 2017

Roy Moore claims he never dated underage women
WASHINGTON - Embattled Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore said in a new interview that he never dated underage women and he doesn''t even know the women who accused him of sexual abuse. 'These allegations are completely false. I did not date underaged women. I did not molest anyone. And so these allegations are false,' Moore...

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Dec 10, 2017

Man upset with court tries to crash into courthouse
BOISE, Idaho — Authorities say an Idaho man tried to crash a car into a courthouse in downtown Boise because he was upset with the court system. The Ada County Sheriff’s office says 37-year-old Jonathan Joseph Locksmith drove toward the courthouse in the state’s capital city Sunday morning. According to authorities, Locksmith apparently made it...

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Dec 10, 2017

Driver rescued from car quickly sinking into icy pond
WINCHENDON, Mass. — A driver whose car plunged into an icy Massachusetts pond has been rescued from the frigid water. The Winchendon Fire Department says a man was plowing a parking lot in the town on Sunday morning when he saw the car leave a roadway and enter Hunts Pond. The man called 911, telling...

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Dec 10, 2017

Teacher brutally murdered while moonlighting as house cleaner
A woman cleaning a Hawaii vacation home Wednesday with her 8-year-old daughter was brutally murdered and the girl bound and duct-taped, Hawaii police said as they announced two arrests in the case. Officials said Saturday that Kailey Dandurand, 20, and a green-haired Stephen Brown, 23, were charged with murder, kidnapping and burglary in the death...

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Dec 10, 2017

Woman arrested after arguing over fresh bacon at McDonald's
A woman was arrested and charged with misdemeanor battery following an altercation at a Florida McDonald''s. Widna St. Jean was at a Golden Gate, FL, McDonald''s around 9:30 p.m. Thursday when a woman from the drive-thru came into the store to complain about the bacon on her sandwich. According to a Collier County Sheriff''s Office...

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Dec 10, 2017

Man insists he's the real hero who rescued rabbit from wildfire
A man who claimed to be the hero that rescued a rabbit during the California wildfires - a touching act caught on a viral video — may have been spinning a fluffy tale. On Friday, Oscar Gonzales told local TV news crews that he was the rabbit rescuer that had touched the heart of millions...

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Dec 10, 2017

Nikki Haley defend's Trump's ‘courageous' Jerusalem decision
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley defended President Trump’s “courageous” decision to declare Jerusalem the capital of Israel Sunday. 'What you saw was a courageous move by the president,' Haley said on CBS'' 'Face the Nation.” Haley has staunchly endorsed? ?Trump’s decision to recognize the contested ground as Israel’s capital, while Security Council...

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Dec 10, 2017

Nikki Haley defends Trump's ‘courageous' Jerusalem decision
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley defended President Trump’s “courageous” decision to declare Jerusalem the capital of Israel Sunday. 'What you saw was a courageous move by the president,' Haley said on CBS'' 'Face the Nation.” Haley has staunchly endorsed? ?Trump’s decision to recognize the contested ground as Israel’s capital, while Security Council...

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Dec 10, 2017

Collins says Senate will face ‘tough decision' if Moore wins
?Republican ?Sen. Susan Collins said the Senate will face a 'tough decision' if Roy Moore wins the Alabama special election Tuesday despite serious sexual misconduct allegations from minors. The Maine ?politician said the Senate will be in a bind on whether to honor the election results or hold Moore accountable. 'If the allegations are known...

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Dec 10, 2017

Haley: Women accusing Trump of sexual misconduct should be heard
WASHINGTON — Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Halely said all women who believe they''ve been victims of sexual harassment should be heard, including those who have accused President Trump. 'Any woman who has felt violated or felt mistreated in any way, they have every right to speak up,' Haley told CBS''s 'Face the Nation.'...

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Dec 10, 2017

Schiff: Evidence in Russia probe is ‘damning'
WASHINGTON — The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said the evidence mounting in the Russia probe against President Trump''s campaign is 'damning.' 'We do know this,' Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) said on CNN''s 'State of the Union.' 'The Russians offered help. The campaign accepted help. The Russians gave help. And the president made...

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Dec 10, 2017

California wildfire spreads to tony Santa Barbara
The California wildfire that began last week and scorched more than 170,000 acres in the Ventura area spread north Sunday to terrorize the tony coastal communities of Santa Barbara County and Carpinteria, authorities said. The National Weather Service raised a red-flag warning for the area as firefighters guarded a cluster of homes while flames threatened...

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Dec 10, 2017

Trump records robocall for Roy Moore's campaign
WASHINGTON - Phones in Alabama will be ringing Sunday with a message from President Trump urging voters to support embattled candidate Roy Moore for Senate. Trump recorded a robocall for the Alabama Republican in his ongoing effort to help elect the man accused of sexually assaulting teenage girls while in his 30s. “We need Roy...

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Dec 10, 2017

Woman burns her house down in attempt to kill bedbugs
An Ohio woman successfully used rubbing alcohol to rid her house of bed bugs — because she also burned her entire home to the ground in the process. The unidentified Cincinnati woman was dousing the infestation with the highly flammable liquid near an open flame Friday when she inadvertently sparked the conflagration, officials said. Three...

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Dec 10, 2017

Alabama GOP senator: I didn't vote for Roy Moore
WASHINGTON - Alabama Republican Sen. Richard Shelby said Sunday he didn''t vote for fellow Republican Roy Moore because 'the state of Alabama deserves better.” Shelby said he already cast his vote in the high-stakes special Senate election and wrote-in another unidentified Republican, rather than choose his party''s nominee, who is accused of groping teenage girls....

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Dec 10, 2017

Palestinian stabs Israeli security guard in Jerusalem ‘terror' attack
An Israeli security guard was stabbed by a Palestinian in Jerusalem Sunday in what local authorities are calling a terror attack. The unidentified officer was knifed in the chest near the entrance to the city’s central bus station, reports Haaretz newspaper. He’s in critical condition, and is currently being treated at a nearby hospital. The...

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Dec 10, 2017

Palestinian stabs Israeli security guard in Jerusalem terror attack
An Israeli security guard was stabbed by a Palestinian in Jerusalem Sunday in what local authorities are calling a terror attack. The unidentified officer was knifed in the chest near the entrance to the city’s central bus station, reports Haaretz newspaper. He’s in critical condition, and is currently being treated at a nearby hospital. The...

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Dec 10, 2017

Turkish president calls Israel a ‘terror state'
Turkey’s president has escalated his vitriol over the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, calling Israel a “terror state.” In a speech Sunday in central Turkey, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, “Israel is a terror state.” He called Israeli forces “terrorists,” referring to a photograph of a blindfolded Palestinian youth being led...

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Dec 10, 2017

Swedish synagogue firebombed amid Jerusalem protests
HELSINKI — Three people have been arrested for allegedly throwing firebombs at a synagogue in the Swedish city of Goteborg, the second anti-Jewish attack in the Nordic nation in two days. Jewish groups condemned the attacks as “unconscionable” and demanded that authorities take action. No one was injured in the attack late Saturday during a...

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Dec 10, 2017

Celebrity publicist Max Clifford dies during sex crimes sentence
LONDON — Former British celebrity publicist Max Clifford, the confidante of the stars who found himself swept up in Britain’s historic sex abuses scandal, died Sunday after collapsing in prison. He was 74. Once one of the most powerful figures in the British entertainment world, Clifford was convicted in 2014 of eight counts of indecent...

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Dec 10, 2017

Israeli defense chief calls for Arab boycott after protests
JERUSALEM — Israel''s defense minister called Sunday for a boycott of Arab businesses in an area where residents took part in violent protests against President Donald Trump''s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel''s capital. Avigdor Lieberman, who heads the nationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party, said the Arabs of Wadi Ara in northern Israel were 'not part of...

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Dec 10, 2017

Anti-Trump protesters in Beirut clash with security outside US embassy
Scores of Lebanese and Palestinian demonstrators have clashed with security forces outside the US Embassy in Beirut over President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. The protesters gathered hundreds of yards away from the embassy on Sunday, where they burned an effigy of Trump, U.S. and Israeli flags, as well as piles...

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Dec 10, 2017

Most Alabama Republicans say they are voting for Roy Moore
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Most Republicans leaders in Alabama say they plan to vote for Roy Moore on Tuesday, despite sexual misconduct allegations against the former judge that have prompted others around the country to say he should never be allowed to join the U.S. Senate. “I have stated both publicly and privately over the last...

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Dec 10, 2017

Princes William and Harry choose sculptor for Diana statue
LONDON — Kensington Palace says Princes William and Harry have chosen sculptor Ian Rank-Broadley to create a statute of their mother, Princess Diana, to mark the 20th anniversary of her death. Rank-Broadley, whose image of Queen Elizabeth II has appeared on British coins since 1998, will complete the work by 2019. The statue will be...

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Dec 10, 2017

Serial killer who chained woman in container says there are more victims
SPARTANBURG, S.C. — A South Carolina man convicted of killing seven people says he has more victims who have not been discovered. The Herald-Journal of Spartanburg reports that, in an eight-page letter, Todd Kohlhepp wrote that he tried to tell investigators and informed the FBI, but he said 'it was blown off.' He also wrote,...

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Dec 10, 2017

2 killed, 2 injured after small plane crashes into house
SAN DIEGO — Authorities in southern California say at least two people are dead after a small plane crashed into a home in San Diego. Local news media report the plane crashed into the house in San Diego''s Clairemont neighborhood about 4:40 p.m. Saturday. The single-engine, six-seat Beech BE36 Bonanza had taken off from Montgomery...

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Dec 09, 2017

US may sanction Russian firms that built banned missile
The Trump administration is considering new sanctions to make sure Russia abides by the terms of a 1987 nuclear-arms treaty that limits intermediate-range missiles. Russian companies that helped develop a new version of a banned cruise missile will bear the brunt of the sanctions being weighed by the Commerce Department, Politico reported. The US says...

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Dec 09, 2017

Wildfires could sweep through Southern California every year
Devastating wildfires have become 'the new normal' in California, Gov. Jerry Brown said Saturday while touring Ventura County - the fire ravaged area where one woman was found dead. In just 24 hours, the six snarling fires have devoured an additional 35,000 acres for a total of 175,000 destroyed. So far, 800 structures have been...

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Dec 09, 2017

Lawmaker's staffer was paid $220K to settle harassment suit
Alcee Hastings of Florida is the latest legislator to be unmasked as an alleged sexual harasser, according to documents obtained by Roll Call. Some $220,000 in taxpayer money is said to have been used to settle the lawsuit made against him by a former staffer, Winsome Packer. Hastings on Friday denied harassing Packer — a...

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Dec 09, 2017

Trump sticks to the script at opening of civil rights museum
President Trump stuck to his script Saturday in remarks at the opening of a new civil rights museum in Jackson, MI, praising the African American leaders of the movement and recounting their struggle. The Mississippi Civil Rights Museum 'records the oppression, cruelty and injustice inflicted on the African-American community, and the fight to end slavery,...

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