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For almost 40 minutes people waited. People in Hawaii awoke Saturday morning to a dire warning on their cellphones that a ballistic missile was headed toward the island, with the message urging residents and visitors to "seek immediate shelter".
  • Strong 7.1-magnitude natural disaster in Peru leaves two dead, 17 missing

    Strong 7.1-magnitude natural disaster in Peru leaves two dead, 17 missing

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    Acari is about an eight-hour drive down the coast from Lima , the capital. The magnitude 7.1 quake also knocked down adobe homes in small, rural towns and forced closure of some roads. The National Weather Service reported that the massive tremor sparked tsunami fears in the Pacific. Chile's navy said the quake did not meet conditions to produce a tsunami, Reuters reports.
  • This auto crash in California is quite unlike any we've ever seen

    This auto crash in California is quite unlike any we've ever seen

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    The Orange County Fire Authority said the vehicle was being removed from the building around 7:30 local time. The driver admitted to using narcotics and was admitted to a hospital for observation, Santa Ana police said. The auto reportedly crossed three lanes before hitting a centre divider, causing it to fly through the air and land inside the two-storey building.
  • Passenger plane skids off runway in Turkey's Trabzon Airport

    Passenger plane skids off runway in Turkey's Trabzon Airport

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    Flights were suspended at Trabzon Airport for several hours before resuming again Sunday. The Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-800 had 162 passengers and six crew members on-board, according to the Associated Press. "There was a smell of fuel inside so we all thought the plane will explode, but thankfully it did not happen", the passenger added. Trabzon Governor Yucel Yavuz said investigators were trying to determine why the plane had left the runway.
  • Person in custody following Greyhound bus pursuit

    Person in custody following Greyhound bus pursuit

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    Police say the situation started after they received a report of a disorderly and possibly armed suspect aboard the bus in Wisconsin near the IL border, CBS affiliate WDJT reports. Vargas-Rosas is being held on making terrorist threats, Schmaling said. "You're on a bus with a guy who said he had a gun", said Dodd. The spokesperson said on Sunday Margarito Vargas-Rosas, 33, who faces terror charges, was in the USA illegally and was "removed" from the US the last five times Border Patrol ...
  • Fear of protests forces Donald Trump to cancel London's visit

    Fear of protests forces Donald Trump to cancel London's visit

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    Bush and announced in October 2008. In his tweet Mr Trump said: "Reason I cancelled my trip to London is that I am not a big fan of the Obama Administration having sold perhaps the best located and finest embassy in London for "peanuts", only to build a new one in an off location for 1.2 billion dollars".
  • Proposed architecture for Obama's Presidential Center released

    Proposed architecture for Obama's Presidential Center released

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    Now that the Obama Foundation has acquiesced to neighborhood demands that its parking garage not be placed on the Midway Plaisance, it's time to revisit the entire plan to place the Obama Presidential Center in Jackson Park. However, the Obama Foundation announced that the proposed site on designated historic parkland would not be administered by the National Archives and Records Administration and would not function as a presidential library housing records, manuscripts, and papers from ...
  • Bannon apologizes for comments about Trump family in bombshell book

    Bannon apologizes for comments about Trump family in bombshell book

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    Now, he's been disowned and nicknamed "Sloppy Steve" by the President he worked to elect, and pressured out of the media firm that helped him gain the President's confidence in the first place. " Fire and Fury " contains serious accusations by Bannon against Donald Trump Jr , son of the US President, and Jared Kushner, his son-in-law, in which he considers of treason and an antipatriotic act the encounter that presumably both organized with Russian officials in 2016.
  • Parts of Tennessee under winter storm warning

    Parts of Tennessee under winter storm warning

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    This will be the start of another extended streak of days with temperatures below freezing. Winter is back! Last night's cold front has produced a tremendous temperature tumble of 20-50 degrees. Then, with cold air reestablished, a little snow is possible when the next weather system approaches early next week. 41% of the USA had snow on the ground this morning.
  • Women in Saudi Arabia attend first soccer game under new law

    Women in Saudi Arabia attend first soccer game under new law

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    In a historic decision late past year, King Salman gave Saudi women the right to drive, abolishing an nearly three-decade ban based on religious reasons. This set-up of the harsh gender isolation was declared in October 2017, as a part of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's pushy reforms to revise Saudi society and make better the economy.
  • As Iran deal deadline approaches, Trump mulls next move

    As Iran deal deadline approaches, Trump mulls next move

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    President Trump , who has called the Iran deal "a total and complete catastrophe" must decide by mid-January whether to continue waiving US sanctions on Iran's oil exports under the terms of the pact. Trump has called the Iran deal "the worst deal ever negotiated" and repeatedly said he would like to end the United States commitment. Another key deadline is coming up regarding the renewal of USA sanctions on Iran.
  • Trump Faces Opposition in Florida Over Offshore Drilling

    Trump Faces Opposition in Florida Over Offshore Drilling

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    If passed, this would be the largest number of oil and gas lease sales offered in U.S. history. President Donald Trump's administration has proposed opening up almost all of America's offshore waters to oil and gas drilling , but the industry says it is mainly interested in one part of it, now cordoned off by the Pentagon: the eastern Gulf of Mexico .
  • Fulani Herdsmen: What Buhari told Ortom in closed door meeting(Details)

    Fulani Herdsmen: What Buhari told Ortom in closed door meeting(Details)

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    Earlier, Imran Molasan, the Founder and President of Jama'atu Ta'awunil Muslimeen Society of Nigeria , ‎commended Mr. Aregbesola for laying a strong foundation for the economic development of the state. There are so many people there. "It also observed the existing synergy between the security agencies and between the states and the Federal Government".
  • France signs deals with China

    France signs deals with China

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    Macron pointed to France's 30 billion euro ($36 billion) trade deficit with China previous year and warned it was politically unsustainable. Mr. Macron's boost for Airbus comes as the company is struggling to find buyers for the superjumbo A380, making the fast-growing China market crucial.
  • Flooding concerns rise as snow melts across the state

    Flooding concerns rise as snow melts across the state

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    At 8:32 a.m. Friday , Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause flooding. As the river rises the jam could break up and move further downstream. Thursday night's wintry mix of precipitation is expected to give way to partly cloudy conditions until Sunday night, when the forecast calls for an 80 percent chance of light snow.