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Engineers recover 4cm from the Tower of Pisa's lean over two decades

Engineers recover 4cm from the Tower of Pisa's lean over two decades

It means the building in Tuscany , which attracts thousands of tourists every day, is back to the tilt it had at the beginning of the 19th century, according to professor Salvatore Settis, who leads ...

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Expert says USA tourist killed by remote tribe

Expert says USA tourist killed by remote tribe "invited" the aggression

Police officer Vijay Singh said Thursday morning that police were exploring their options since they can not go directly to the restricted area and confront the tribespeople . John Allen Chau , 27, w...

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Balochistan Liberation Army attacks Chinese Consulate in Karachi, two cops killed

Balochistan Liberation Army attacks Chinese Consulate in Karachi, two cops killed

All the staff inside the consulate are safe, local media reports said. He added that the group "ran away" but did not confirm if the attack was over, saying the area had been cordoned off and securi...

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India lodges strong protest with Pakistan on harassment of diplomats

India lodges strong protest with Pakistan on harassment of diplomats

This is the third consecutive instance of Sikh pilgrims being stopped on the pretext of security concerns, added the Ministry. Under the framework of the Pakistan-India Protocol on Visits to Religio...

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Pakistan condemns terrorist attack in Kabul

Pakistan condemns terrorist attack in Kabul

There were no immediate claims of responsibility for the blast. MoI spokesman Najib Danish said that police have started their investigations into the attack, however no security threats against t...

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Brexit: Theresa May must ditch backstop to win DUP support, says Donaldson

Brexit: Theresa May must ditch backstop to win DUP support, says Donaldson

May signalled that she reaffirmed her position in a phone conversation late Wednesday with Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez . A leaked 26-page political declaration , to be approved by Europe...

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Brexit: Varadkar says DUP not interested in 'best Brexit deal'

Brexit: Varadkar says DUP not interested in 'best Brexit deal'

The pound leapt by about one per cent against the dollar and also firmed against the euro on the news, which allayed fears Britain could leave the European Union next March with no new arrangements ...

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Bali Nine drug smuggler Renae Lawrence released from jail

Bali Nine drug smuggler Renae Lawrence released from jail

Her mother, Bev Waterman, and stepbrother Allan Waterman are already in Bali and will accompany her on the flight home. Bali Nine drug smuggler Renae Lawrence has been released from Indonesia's Bang...

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Labour Must Hold Emergency Conference to Rule on Brexit - Trade Union Boss

Labour Must Hold Emergency Conference to Rule on Brexit - Trade Union Boss

Brexiteer Andrew Rosindell told the Prime Minister he was "deeply unhappy" with the withdrawal agreement and urged her to lead the country in a new direction by "completely cutting away the tentacles"...

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Trump issues Thanksgiving threat to close border

Trump issues Thanksgiving threat to close border

The president also said he's given American troops at the border the "OK" to use lethal force against migrants "if they have to". But business groups would strongly resist any shutdown of all or par...

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Head of Russian military intelligence ‘dies following serious illness’

Colonel General Igor Korobov, 62, had served as chief of the Main Intelligence Directorate, commonly known by the Russian acronym GRU , for almost three years. Korobov, along with other Russian intel...

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US Man Killed By Arrow Shots Trying To Reach Isolated Andaman Tribe

US Man Killed By Arrow Shots Trying To Reach Isolated Andaman Tribe

But on the day before his death, Mr Chau wrote about his disastrous meeting with the tribe on November 15 after he went ashore in his kayak to visit the area, among India's Andaman and Nicobar isla...

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She's everywhere Ocasio-Cortez puts trek to Congress online

She's everywhere Ocasio-Cortez puts trek to Congress online

She narrated much of what she calls " Congress camp" on Capitol Hill. Also, Simpson pointed out, "She's not accountable to that power structure" in Congress . If I walk in with my best sale-rack clo...

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Dead baby found on Queensland beach was 'sacrificed'

Dead baby found on Queensland beach was 'sacrificed'

A nine-month-old baby girl whose body has washed up on an iconic Australian surfing beach was "sacrificed" by her family, according to local police . Detective Inspector Marc Hogan said the scene was...

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Holstered gun stops bullet from injuring police officer in Chicago hospital shooting

Holstered gun stops bullet from injuring police officer in Chicago hospital shooting

The pair planned to get married in October 2018, but O'Neal called off the wedding sometime in September. The doctor was identified as Tamara O'Neal, an emergency medicine physician. Witnesses sai...

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House Races Remain Uncalled, Previously Projected Race in California Narrows

House Races Remain Uncalled, Previously Projected Race in California Narrows

Democrats have picked up enough seats this year to break Republican supermajorities in the state Senate and House that rendered Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper's vetoes toothless. Democrats are on track...

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Trump in public fight with chief justice

Trump in public fight with chief justice

The initial travel ban ruling in 2017 was issued by U.S. District Judge James Robart, an appointee of President George W. Bush in Washington state. Mr Roberts said on the day before Thanksgivi...

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Maryland weather: Thanksgiving looks to be Baltimore's coldest since 1996

Maryland weather: Thanksgiving looks to be Baltimore's coldest since 1996

The wind chill will drop as low as 2 degrees below zero. The Diary of A Wimpy Kid balloon floats down Central Park West during the 91st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 22, 2017. So...

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Couple killed in a crash on the way to their wedding

Couple killed in a crash on the way to their wedding

The chain reaction involved five tractor-trailers and the one passenger vehicle the couple were driving in, causing a their vehicle and two other trucks to catch on fire, according to Pennsylvania Sta...

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Woman chops off lover, cooks and serves him to Pakistanis in UAE

The 30-year-old accused confessed to the Al Ain prosecution to have killed her boyfriend and chopped his remains into pieces, Khaleej Times reported . According to the newspaper report, reports o...

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Donald Trump's got the solution to forest fires

Donald Trump's got the solution to forest fires

Sauli Niinistö said he advised Trump about fire-prevention but only spoke about Finland's surveillance network, not any " raking ". Many Finnish citizens have been mocking President Donald Trump ...

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Year-old girl strangled baby brother as dad shopped

Year-old girl strangled baby brother as dad shopped

Defending himself, Middleton said he left the air conditioner running, put on a movie and gave the kids water and some snacks while he went to buy clothes. The father, Adrian Dreshuan Middleton, has b...

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Trump submits answers to special counsel Robert Mueller

Trump submits answers to special counsel Robert Mueller

Trump's lawyers set the informal Thanksgiving deadline for the president to complete his responses and he is just about ready to submit them, Politico reported , citing sources. Trump last summer d...

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American tourist killed in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, seven arrested

American tourist killed in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, seven arrested

But local police officer Vijay Singh told the AP news agency that police were still in the process of recovering the body. He had expressed a desire to meet the Sentinelese tribe , which is known t...

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Trump pushed for Clinton, Comey probe

Trump pushed for Clinton, Comey probe

The New York Times says White House lawyers prepared a memo warning of consequences including possible impeachment. "If I had to channel a little of Richard Nixon , I think he'd tell this Presiden...

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Caravan forces short-term shutdown on USA border as DHS boosts security

Caravan forces short-term shutdown on USA border as DHS boosts security

DHS officials made the claims during a conference call with reporters Monday afternoon reported by Fox News , which notes that officials said "most" of the estimated 6,000 members of the caravan ga...

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Multiple people dead at scene of mansion fire

Multiple people dead at scene of mansion fire

The owners purchased the property in 1998, and the home was built in 2003, public records show. The prosecutor's office declined to comment on whether the two fires were connected but said it was "s...

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President Trump Pardons National Thanksgiving Turkey Peas And Carrots

President Trump Pardons National Thanksgiving Turkey Peas And Carrots

Two turkeys were up for pardoning, Peas and Carrots, and a poll was released on social media where the public could decide which turkey would be granted freedom. "After today's ceremony, both Peas a...

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Removing me as leader won't make Brexit easier: Theresa May

Removing me as leader won't make Brexit easier: Theresa May

But the deal appeared to be in tatters Monday night after the MPs failed to vote with the government one of the bills specifically laid out in the agreement , the first time they have done so. In r...

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Trump defends daughter Ivanka amid email scrutiny

Trump defends daughter Ivanka amid email scrutiny

During his presidential campaign in 2016, Donald Trump said that Mrs Clinton's use of a private server to send official emails while in her post as secretary of state in 2009 was a scandal "bigger...

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