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Massive California wildfire half contained

But state fire Deputy Chief Mark Brown says before the fire is fully contained, the blaze will nearly certainly become the biggest in state history. It's destroyed at least 750 homes and burned about ...

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Microsoft "strengthened Windows defenses" last week following ZINC/Lazarus North Korea cyber attacks

Others were able to connect the attack to the Lazarus Group, a team of hackers with ties to North Korea . "Microsoft acted before the attack in ways that spared many United States targets", he said. ...

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Japan Approves Deployment of New Land-Based Missile Shield

Japan Approves Deployment of New Land-Based Missile Shield

Japan's Cabinet on Tuesday approved a plan to purchase a set of costly land-based USA missile combat systems to increase the country's defence capabilities amid escalating threats from North Korea. ...

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The Pentagon's secret UFO-hunting program

The Pentagon's secret UFO-hunting program

For the first time , the Defense Department is acknowledging the existence of this covert program, which the Pentagon says ended in 2012 but which The New York Times reports is still in existence. ...

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Army arrests Palestinian teen for hurting soldiers' masculinity

Army arrests Palestinian teen for hurting soldiers' masculinity

Reacting to the incident, Israeli military said; "Several Palestinians entered a nearby home and continued throwing rocks at soldiers from inside the home with its occupants' consent". "The occupati...

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3 children, mother die in Brooklyn house fire

3 children, mother die in Brooklyn house fire

Ten other people were injured in the fire. Avi Navon, a friend of the family whose house was gutted by fire, right, stops by to see the scene, Monday, Dec. "We will continue working with FDNY to pro...

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Sarah Palin's son Track arrested on burglary, assault charge in Alaska

Sarah Palin's son Track arrested on burglary, assault charge in Alaska

Police were called to the home Saturday night, after Sarah Palin , the former Alaska governor and 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee, told police her son was "freaking out" and on some type of...

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Pop Star Jonghyun Of SHINee Dies At 27

Pop Star Jonghyun Of SHINee Dies At 27

His anxious sister then called emergency services, says the Daily Mirror . Kim also had a successful solo career as a singer-songwriter. "We are sorry to be the bringer of such tragic, heart-brea...

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US Vetoes UN Security Council Resolution Voiding Trump's Jerusalem Move

US Vetoes UN Security Council Resolution Voiding Trump's Jerusalem Move

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, for his part, strongly attacked the United States and accused it of supporting Zionist work in Palestine since its inception. U.S. Delegate to the U.N. Nikki Haley...

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Korea for Big Ransomware Attack

Korea for Big Ransomware Attack

The malware infected more than 300,000 computers in 150 countries. North Korea's official Rodong Sinmun newspaper reported, "There is no change in our stance that we will not budge an inch in our ma...

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US Republicans confident tax bill will become law this week

No stranger to hyperbole, Trump also predicted the legislation would cause the economy to soar beyond its current 3 percent rate of growth. Mr. Trump said he hopes the tax legislation will make the ...

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5 injured in Pennsylvania ski lift mishap

5 injured in Pennsylvania ski lift mishap

The five people who were injured are all mountain staff and none suffered life threatening injuries. The chairlift at Tussey Mountain in Harris Township, Pennsylvania, became stuck Saturday morning ...

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Central Intelligence Agency 'helped foil terrorist attack in Russia'

Central Intelligence Agency 'helped foil terrorist attack in Russia'

It followed reports by Russia's state news agency TASS that Putin had called Trump to thank him and the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA ) for providing information that helped thwart a planned attac...

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Putin, Trump discuss North Korean nuclear issue by phone

Putin, Trump discuss North Korean nuclear issue by phone

President Donald Trump has thanked his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin for remarks he made "acknowledging America's strong economic performance", the White House says. The call offered fresh ev...

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Trump says he's not planning to fire Robert Mueller

Trump says he's not planning to fire Robert Mueller

The transition sources said they were surprised about the emails because they have been in touch with Mueller's team and have cooperated. The investigation involves whether the Trump campaign helped...

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Akshay Kumar's PadMan trailer is here!

Akshay Kumar's PadMan trailer is here!

The trailer for Padman is efficient and doesn't make any digressions, it just shows that Muruganatham was a man who, with the support of his wife and other strong women, tried to change the ways in ...

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Iran may have passed ballistic missiles to Yemen Houthi rebels, United Nations says

Iran may have passed ballistic missiles to Yemen Houthi rebels, United Nations says

Haley displayed the missile and its resemblance to the Iranian Qiam 1 missile as "indisputable" evidence that Iran was in violation of U.N. Security Council 2231, which prohibited Iran from exporting...

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Publishers To Stop Receiving Facebook Money For News Feed Videos

Publishers To Stop Receiving Facebook Money For News Feed Videos

Facebook confirmed it will begin testing pre-roll video ads on the platform's video-centric features such as Watch in a blog post outlining several updates to its video distribution and monetizatio...

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Indian govt clears Bill on instant 'triple talaq'

Indian govt clears Bill on instant 'triple talaq'

On Thursday, the West Bengal subcommittee of the Muslim Personal Law Board said that the proposed bill was drafted without consulting any Islamic scholars. The proposed law also creates provisions whe...

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More winter weather on the way

More winter weather on the way

The NSW warns drivers to be prepared for snow-covered roads and limited visibility during the latter half of the commute, and to use caution while driving. Despite the winter rain predictions, tempera...

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Far-right Britain First leadership arrested in Belfast

Far-right Britain First leadership arrested in Belfast

The police and the group said that Paul Golding was detained outside the Laganside Court in Belfast, where he was supporting Britain First deputy leader, Jayda Fransen . It follows comments she m...

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Multiple injuries reported in Florida school bus accident

Multiple injuries reported in Florida school bus accident

The truck slammed into the back of the bus, pushing it off the road and causing it to flip onto its side. Two of the students from the school bus remains at Tampa General Hospital in an unknown condit...

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Ex-Facebook VP: Social media destroying society with 'dopamine-driven feedback loops'

Ex-Facebook VP: Social media destroying society with 'dopamine-driven feedback loops'

He worked as the vice president of user growth at Facebook and is now admitting that he feels "tremendous guilt" about his role in helping Facebook attract 2 billion users. The tech giant, along w...

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President Zuma to pay back the money for State of Capture interdict

President Zuma to pay back the money for State of Capture interdict

In November past year, after Zuma failed to block its contents from being made public, Madonsela's report was released. In that event, the ruling will be delayed until the appeal is heard and a decisi...

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PM commissions submarine Kalvari; says will boost Navy's might

PM commissions submarine Kalvari; says will boost Navy's might

Mr. Modi said India is fully alert with regard to its global, strategic and economic interests in the Indian Ocean. He said the skill-set accumulated during the manufacture of INS Kalvari is an asset ...

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