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Oil pipeline will be shut for weeks
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Oil pipeline will be shut for weeks
One of the UK’s most important oil pipelines is likely to be out of action for several weeks but ministers have insisted there will be no threat to supplies of petrol and diesel. The Forties pipeline, which usually carries about 40 per cent of the UK’s crude oil ashore from the North Sea, was closed.......
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I had to eat rats and locusts, says North Korean defector
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
I had to eat rats and locusts, says North Korean defector
China failed to block a United Nations meeting on human rights abuses in North Korea yesterday and faced demands from critics to stop sending defectors back th...
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Explosion tears hole in Britain’s energy strategy
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Explosion tears hole in Britain’s energy strategy
An explosion at the Baumgarten gas facility in Austria yesterday left one dead, 21 injured and melted plastic on cars up to half a kilometre away, but its shoc...
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I-57 northbound closed for tractor-trailer on fire
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
I-57 northbound closed for tractor-trailer on fire
Traffic was reduced to one lane Tuesday afternoon on Interstate 57 north in Williamson County due to a tractor-trailer fire, according to an Illinois State Pol...
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Heavy lifting over for plant hire firm
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Heavy lifting over for plant hire firm
Among the many services offered by Ashtead is hiring power generators, lighting and temporary barriers at big music festivals in the US, its biggest market. At...
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Gas price catches fire in markets’ perfect storm
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Gas price catches fire in markets’ perfect storm
Wholesale gas prices in Britain rose to their highest level since 2013 yesterday as a “perfect storm” of cold weather, the closure of the Forties pipeline in t...
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Drones made jail drops to order
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Drones made jail drops to order
Serving prisoners and petty criminals took part in a “sophisticated” operation to deliver drugs into jails using drones. The gang was behind 49 drops mainly of...
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US opens door for talks with Kim
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
US opens door for talks with Kim
The Trump administration made its most forthright overture to North Korea so far last night when Rex Tillerson, the secretary of state, said he was willing to ...
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Tillerson softens US stance on possible talks with NKorea
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Tillerson softens US stance on possible talks with NKorea
WASHINGTON Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday softened America’s stance on possible talks with North Korea, calling it “unrealistic” to expect the nuc...
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Child Alone For Hour While Dad Drank
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Child Alone For Hour While Dad Drank
HOLIDAY, FL—A New Port Richey man is facing child abuse charges after leaving his minor child in his car while he visited a strip club. According to the Pasco ...
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In-depth weather forecast
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
In-depth weather forecast
CINCINNATI. COLD TO EASE SOME BY WEEKEND ... Lake effect flurries and snow squalls are ending across the area and shifting into central Ohio. This means skies ...
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Patagonia is suing the president – and drawing ire from Republicans in Congress
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Patagonia is suing the president – and drawing ire from Republicans in Congress
A group of House Republicans took to social media last week to attack the outdoor goods retailer Patagonia in what amounted to a public rebuke for the company’...
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Phnom Penh the capital of the Kingdom
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Phnom Penh the capital of the Kingdom
Wat Phnom Wat Phnom or Daun Penh Hill has become a popular destination for locals and visiting tourists. Here, one can enjoy the calmness of a gentle stroll in...
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Madison Furniture Store Targeted In Smash-&-Grab 5 hours ago
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Madison Furniture Store Targeted In Smash-&-Grab 5 hours ago
MADISON, Tenn. - A North Nashville furniture store was targeted in an overnight smash-and-grab. Metro Police said they got the call about the burglary around 2...
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Newton fire investigation incomplete, cause considered suspicious
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Newton fire investigation incomplete, cause considered suspicious
The cause of a fire in North Newton is considered suspicious as an investigation remains open nearly a month later. The Nov. 16 fire at Mid-Kansas Co-op on Nor...
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Tillerson says U.S. ready to talk whenever DPRK is ready
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Tillerson says U.S. ready to talk whenever DPRK is ready
File photo of US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. [Photo: Xinhua] US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is suggesting Washington was prepared to talk to Pyongya...
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Norfolk has first White Christmas for 15 years
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Norfolk has first White Christmas for 15 years
A spokesman for Weatherquest, based at the UEA in Norwich, said that snow fell at its station at Weybourne, in the north of the county, at about 6pm yesterday....
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Arctic report card: Permafrost thawing at a faster pace
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Arctic report card: Permafrost thawing at a faster pace
Permafrost in the Arctic is thawing at a faster clip, according to a new report released Tuesday. Water is also warming and sea ice is melting at the fastest p...
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Smoke from Thomas Fire chokes off the sun over Cambria
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Smoke from Thomas Fire chokes off the sun over Cambria
North Coast residents and visitors — along with others throughout San Luis Obispo County — awoke Sunday, Dec. 10, to a hazy, dark orange-brown sky caused by sm...
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Tillerson softens US stance on possible talks with NKorea
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Tillerson softens US stance on possible talks with NKorea
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday softened America's stance on possible talks with North Korea, calling it "unrealistic" to expect the nuclear-armed ...
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Arctic report card: Permafrost thawing at a faster pace
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Arctic report card: Permafrost thawing at a faster pace
Permafrost in the Arctic is thawing at a faster clip, according to a new report released Tuesday. Water is also warming and sea ice is melting at the fastest p...
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Some of Facebook's early friends now its sharpest critics
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Some of Facebook's early friends now its sharpest critics
FILE - This Monday, June 19, 2017, file photo shows a user about to update Facebook on an iPad, in North Andover, Mass. Several people with tight connections t...
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3 residential burglaries reported on Southwest, Northwest Sides
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
3 residential burglaries reported on Southwest, Northwest Sides
Police are warning Northwest and Southwest Side residents of three recent residential burglaries in the Brighton Park and Irving Park neighborhoods. Someone br...
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Arctic report card: Permafrost thawing at a faster pace
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Arctic report card: Permafrost thawing at a faster pace
By SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science Writer. NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Permafrost in the Arctic is thawing at a faster clip, according to a new report released Tuesday. Wate...
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Tillerson Says He Would Meet With North Koreans, Even Without Denuclearization Talks
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Tillerson Says He Would Meet With North Koreans, Even Without Denuclearization Talks
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the U.S. would negotiate with North Korea without demanding that the country first agree to nuclear disarmament. This mar...
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Tillerson softens US stance on possible talks with NKorea
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Tillerson softens US stance on possible talks with NKorea
By MATTHEW PENNINGTON Associated Press. WASHINGTON (AP) - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday softened America's stance on possible talks with North Ko...
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Stingrays' Margonari Selected As ECHL Player of the Week
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Stingrays' Margonari Selected As ECHL Player of the Week
NORTH CHARLESTON, SC - South Carolina Stingrays forward Dylan Margonari has been selected as the Sher-Wood Hockey ECHL Player of the Week for Dec. 4-10. Margon...
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Arctic report card: Permafrost thawing at a faster pace
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Arctic report card: Permafrost thawing at a faster pace
By SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science Writer. More >> NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Permafrost in the Arctic is thawing at a faster clip, according to a new report released Tuesd...
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Rivers Avenue re-opens following auto pedestrian accident in N. Charleston
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Rivers Avenue re-opens following auto pedestrian accident in N. Charleston
NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Rivers Avenue has re-opened following an auto pedestrian accident in North Charleston Tuesday afternoon. The accident was in the ...
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Arctic report card: Permafrost thawing at a faster pace
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Arctic report card: Permafrost thawing at a faster pace
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Permafrost in the Arctic is thawing at a faster clip, according to a new report released Tuesday. Water is also warming and sea ice is melti...
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Honduras: Secretary?General Concerned about Post?Election Violence in Honduras, Calls for Restraint,
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Honduras: Secretary?General Concerned about Post?Election Violence in Honduras, Calls for Restraint,
SG/SM/18825. The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary?General António Guterres: The Secretary?General is closely following de...
 
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