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Near-record cold spell in Russia’s Yakutia even defeating thermometers

japantimes - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 06:41
People living in some of the coldest places on Earth are hunkering down as temperatures fall to near-record lows that are even defeating thermometers.Temperatures in ...
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Mila Kunis named woman of the year by Harvard’s Hasty Pudding

japantimes - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 06:39
Mila Kunis, who made her mark on two long-running television comedies and earned a Golden Globe nomination for her work on the big screen, was ...
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Trump camp seeks Supreme Court appeal of ‘Dreamer’ immigrant ruling

japantimes - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 06:38
The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday said it will ask the Supreme Court to overturn a judge’s ruling last week that blocked President Donald Trump’s ...
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Special counsel subpoenas Trump ex-aide Steve Bannon to testify in Russia probe: NYT

japantimes - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 06:37
President Donald Trump’s former chief strategist, Steve Bannon, has been subpoenaed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller to testify before a grand jury in a probe ...
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Four years and one caliphate later, Islamic State claiming Idlib comeback

japantimes - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 06:36
The Islamic State group has been roundly defeated across much of Syria — which made it all the more surprising when it announced an official ...
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GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham: Trump vulgarity debate has become an ‘s-show’

japantimes - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 06:35
The clamor over President Donald Trump’s use of a vulgarity bled into a second week Tuesday as aides took issue with details in accounts of ...
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Mom of 13 malnourished captive kids was ‘perplexed’ by police visit

japantimes - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 06:34
The mother of 13 malnourished children and young adults who were held in filthy conditions, some chained to furniture, was “perplexed” when deputies arrived at ...
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Berlin trainers double up as metro tickets

bbc - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 06:29
Dozens camped out overnight to buy the Adidas trainers that allow free rides on Berlin's metro.
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Jose Mourinho: Man Utd close to announcing new deal for manager

bbc - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 06:16
Manchester United are close to reaching an agreement with manager Jose Mourinho over a new contract.
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Residents of Oslo, Norway ski along streets

bbc - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 06:08
Residents of the Norwegian capital chose a novel way to get to work in heavy snow.
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All eyes on Romney as Senate speculation grows

cnn - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 05:46
Mitt Romney will deliver two high-profile speeches in Utah this week that could offer a window into his policy priorities as the 2012 Republican presidential nominee eyes a run for the Senate.
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Kim Kardashian & Kanye West welcome third child

cnn - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 05:34
Kim Kardashian West and her husband Kanye West have welcomed a baby girl. Kardashian West shared the news on her website and verified social media accounts early Tuesday.
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How GOP made family reunification a dirty word

cnn - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 05:21
The media has focused relentlessly on Donald Trump's closed-door meeting last week with US senators, where he reportedly referred to African nations as "shithole countries." Republicans and Democrats alike have rightly condemned the language as disrespectful and unacceptable, and news outlets have covered the speculation and controversy over whether Trump used that exact phrase or a different one.
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Matt Damon vows to 'close my mouth for a while' after #MeToo backlash

cnn - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 05:05
Don't expect to hear Matt Damon weighing in on Hollywood's sexual harassment reckoning any time soon.
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Turpin case: Shackled California siblings 'victims of torture'

bbc - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 04:43
The mother was "perplexed" when officers came to rescue the malnourished children, say police.
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App is being blamed for unwanted pregnancies

cnn - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 04:38
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Trump Russia: Bannon 'ordered to testify to grand jury'

bbc - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 04:37
The ex-Trump aide is summoned to testify before a grand jury in the US Russia inquiry, reports say.
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Mount Mayon: Philippines volcano spews out lava

bbc - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 04:33
Volcanologists say a "hazardous explosion" could be imminent, as thousands flee the area around Mount Mayon in the Philippines.
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UFC to McGregor: Fight or be stripped of title

cnn - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 04:26
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