• Baby girl's death treated as suspicious

    Baby girl's death treated as suspicious

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    A candlelight vigil for the baby girl is expected to be held at Surfers Paradise Beach from 5.00pm on Thursday. The girl, believed to be about two years old, was found unresponsive on Surfers Paradise Beach by a member of the public near the intersection of Staghorn Avenue and the Esplanade around 12:30am on Monday.
  • Democrat Cisneros nabs GOP House seat in Southern California

    Democrat Cisneros nabs GOP House seat in Southern California

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    Young Kim had been ahead of Cisneros, who won the mega-million lottery in 2010 and spent heavily on his campaign, by more than two percentage points after ballot counting began on November 6. The Cumberland County Board of Elections director said she had not received the required written request from Meredith. "That should just not happen in this country", he had said.
  • Chris Watts Sentenced in Murder of Pregnant Wife & Daughters

    Chris Watts Sentenced in Murder of Pregnant Wife & Daughters

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    A Colorado father was sentenced to three consecutive lifetimes in prison after a prosecutor detailed for the first time how Christopher Watts planned the August murders of his pregnant wife and two young daughters - apparently in the hope of starting a new life with his girlfriend.
  • Cold turkey: NY set for chilliest Thanksgiving in century

    Cold turkey: NY set for chilliest Thanksgiving in century

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    But again, the wind chill will be much worse, not climbing out of the single digits all day. Winds will be light and there is no significant rain chance in the forecast. Black Friday Forecast: Dry with partly cloudy skies across the Front Range, highs in the 50s. Motorists should drive according to the road and weather conditions and allow extra time to reach their destination.
  • Woman Allegedly Kills Ex-Boyfriend, Feeds His Cooked Remains To Others

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    The woman's evil act was discovered after the man's brother started searching for him. The crime was discovered after the man's brother reported his sibling was missing to Al Ain Police. The man then alerted the police, who searched the house and reportedly found a human tooth in the woman's blender. A woman has been arrested after a human tooth was found inside a food blender, believed to belong to her boyfriend.
  • California wildfires: Finland bemused by Trump raking comment

    California wildfires: Finland bemused by Trump raking comment

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    But President Sauli Niinisto told a Finnish daily he could not remember talking about raking when the two met. An army of Finns posted photographs showing how they spent their weekends, rake in hand, working to prevent forest fires, and the liberal New York Daily News headlined its front page "Make America rake again", in a play on Trump's election slogan.
  • Dad charged after girl, 6, strangles baby brother with seat belt

    Dad charged after girl, 6, strangles baby brother with seat belt

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    He reportedly told investigators he'd parked outside a thrift store, left the air conditioning on and given the kids water and a snack. Surveillance video showed Middleton was in the store for nearly 1 1/2 hours before returning and noticing his daughter crying in the back seat.
  • Melania Trump Looks Bold in Dior at Turkey Pardoning Ceremony

    Melania Trump Looks Bold in Dior at Turkey Pardoning Ceremony

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    The White House revealed the news on Twitter, explaining that after all the votes were counted, it was Peas who emerged victorious. "Unfortunately Carrots refused to concede and demanded a recount", Trump continued. Each turkey that comes to the White House weighs between 36 to 45 pounds, and arrives when they are 20 weeks old. President Donald Trump is preparing to use the power of his office to keep a pair of turkeys off the Thanksgiving table.
  • Trump hands over written responses to Mueller's Russian Federation probe questions

    Trump hands over written responses to Mueller's Russian Federation probe questions

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    Trump's legal team has indicated that the president would not answer any additional questions aside from potential follow-ups. The president's son, Donald Trump Jr, met a Russian lawyer during the campaign who was said to have "dirt" on Mrs Clinton, and former adviser George Papadopoulos has admitted lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about meetings with alleged go-betweens for Russia.
  • Xi Jinping arrives in Manila

    Xi Jinping arrives in Manila

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    China has sought a "maritime and air liaison mechanism", an arrangement for forces of the two countries to coordinate their naval and aircraft movements to prevent incidents in the contested waters, but the proposal has been opposed by Philippine defense officials, two Philippine officials told The Associated Press.
  • United States tourist killed by arrow-shooting Indian tribe

    United States tourist killed by arrow-shooting Indian tribe

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    Police have registered a case of murder and seven accused persons have been arrested. AFP named the dead man as John Allen Chau , 27, and reported that he was a preacher intending to convert the Sentinelese . Survival International , an organization that works for the rights of tribal people , said the killing of the American should prompt Indian authorities to properly protect the lands of the Sentinelese and other Andaman tribes.
  • Trump Raised Notion Of Prosecuting Clinton, Comey With Justice Officials

    Trump Raised Notion Of Prosecuting Clinton, Comey With Justice Officials

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    Justice Department lawyers could also refuse to act on Trump's orders, the memo reportedly said. McGahn warned Trump that doing so would create massive political fallout, even saying he could be impeached for abuse of power. But this Times report marks the most explicit account yet of his attempts to use the government to settle scores. In August, the New York Times reported that White House Counsel Don McGahn was cooperating "extensively" in the Robert Mueller probe into ...
  • Spain to vote against Brexit accord if text on Gibraltar not changed

    Spain to vote against Brexit accord if text on Gibraltar not changed

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    Madrid is concerned that Article 184 would in effect extend any deal on the future agreement to Gibraltar without Spain first having a say. Mr Sanchez's comments at a business forum organised by The Economist in Madrid came as his foreign minister said he expects the United Kingdom to "split apart" before his own country does.
  • Protesters slam migrants' arrival in Mexican border city

    Protesters slam migrants' arrival in Mexican border city

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    U.S. Department of Defence personnel install barriers requested by Custom and Border Protection at the San Ysidro port of entry in San Diego, California under the Operation Secure Line anticipating the arrival of Central American migrants heading towards the border, as seen from the Mexican side of the border in Tijuana, Mexico , on November 13, 2018.
  • DUP abstain from key votes sending Brexit warning to Theresa May

    DUP abstain from key votes sending Brexit warning to Theresa May

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    Many business chiefs and investors fear politics could torpedo an agreement , thrusting the economy into a no-deal void that they say would weaken the West, spook financial markets and silt up the arteries of trade. The BBC article points out that the government has also started planning for a no-deal scenario, while stressing it is unlikely. Previously, the Government had only undertaken to publish its assessment of the impact of leaving with a deal compared to a no-deal Brexit.
  • Four People Dead In Suspicious House Fire

    Four People Dead In Suspicious House Fire

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    The bodies of the other adult and two children were found badly burned inside, and the medical examiner's office is now working to identify them, police added. Keith Caneiro's brother also reported a fire at his home in Ocean Township, the report said. Paul Caneiro is listed as the vice-president of Square One.