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  • Politics
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    New Hampshire Republicans Introduce 15-Day Abortion Ban

    With a Republican trifecta in the Senate, House and governor’s mansion, the bill has a real chance to become law.

  • News
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    Longtime Producer For Tucker Carlson On Fox News Is Hit With Sexual Assault Lawsuit

    Justin Wells is accused of "aggressively" grabbing the genitals of then-fellow Fox News employee Andrew Delancey at Wells' apartment.

  • Celebrity
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    Killer's wife says role in British student's death 'unforgivable'

    The widow of a French serial killer known as the "Ogre of the Ardennes" on Tuesday admitted she played an "unforgivable" role in the 1990 rape and murder of British student Joanna Parrish by her former husband.Olivier is on trial for her role in three kidnappings and murders by her late husband Michel Fourniret and her role in rapes and attempted rape in two of the cases.

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    Runaway Kangaroo Punches Cop In The Face... In Canada

    “It’s something that he and his platoon mates will be remembering for the rest of their careers," a police staff sergeant told reporters.

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    'At Least' 9 Relatives Of CNN Journalist Killed In Israeli Airstrike: Report

    Ibrahim Dahman fled Gaza with his wife and children last month after reporting on the ongoing war between Israel and Hamas.

  • News
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    Eight dead as cyclone batters India's southeast coast

    Chest-high water surged down the streets of India's southern city Chennai on Tuesday, with eight people killed in intense floods as Cyclone Michaung made landfall on the southeast coast.Police said on Tuesday eight people had been killed in Chennai, the state capital of Tamil Nadu on India's east coast.?

  • Business
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    Foxconn raises Q4 outlook on strong year-end holiday sales

    Taiwan's Foxconn, the world's largest contract electronics maker and a major Apple supplier, on Tuesday raised its outlook for the fourth quarter on strong year-end sales for the holiday peak season. The fourth quarter is traditionally the hot season for Taiwan's tech companies as they race to supply smartphones, tablets and other electronics to major vendors such as Apple for the year-end holiday period in Western markets. Foxconn said in a statement that with the second half of the year bein

  • Politics
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    Who Will Donald Trump Vote For In 2024? Chris Christie Has Surprise Prediction.

    The former New Jersey governor also predicted what could become the final straw for Trump supporters.

  • Business
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    New Indian petrochemical supplies to weigh on markets

    Two multi-billion-dollar petrochemical plants are coming online in India in coming months at a time of weaker-than-expected demand, setting the stage for fierce price competition domestically and internationally, industry officials and analysts say. Several regions, including India, China and the Middle East have been developing petrochemical production to provide a tailwind to decades of oil refining as the world looks to switch to cleaner energy sources. While producers remain bullish longer

  • News
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    Record more than 2,000 fossil fuel lobbyists at COP28 talks: NGOs

    A record almost 2,500 fossil fuel lobbyists have been accredited for UN climate talks in Dubai, as negotiators wrestle with calls to end all new oil, gas and coal projects to curb global warming, campaign groups said Tuesday.The COP28 negotiations, held during what is widely expected to be the hottest year on record, have been mired in controversy since Sultan Al Jaber, head of the UAE state oil firm, was appointed the climate talks' president.

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    Man Charged With 4 Counts Of Murder, Including Killings Of Homeless Men In L.A.

    Authorities say Jerrid Joseph Powell began attacking unhoused people in the city on Nov. 26.

  • Business
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    India's Adani Green secures additional $1.36 billion loan

    BENGALURU (Reuters) -India's Adani Green Energy said on Tuesday it has received a follow-on funding of $1.36 billion via a green loan from an international bank consortium to help the company expand its renewable power capacity. This brings Adani Green's total funds in its construction asset portfolio to $3 billion, according to a stock exchange filing, from the initial project financing in March 2021 raised to set up solar and wind energy projects. The new loan will be used to develop the com

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    Judge Shoots Down Rudy Giuliani's 'Nonsense' Effort To Stop Jury Trial

    The former Trump attorney's trial to determine damages for defaming two Georgia election workers is set to start next week.

  • Business
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    Gold hits record high as equities weaken

    Gold hit a record high on Monday as growing optimism that the Federal Reserve will cut US interest rates in the new year has dented the dollar in recent weeks."Plus, expectations for Fed rate cuts next year have put downward pressure on the US dollar, which is trading around three-month lows, adding to gold's attractiveness," she said.

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    Nigerian army drone strike error kills civilians

    An army drone strike accidentally hit a village in northwestern Nigeria killing dozens of civilians celebrating a Muslim festival, local authorities, the military and residents said on Monday.The army did not provide details or a death toll for the strike late Sunday in Tudun Biri village, Kaduna State, but residents said dozens were killed and wounded.

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    Former US ambassador charged with spying for Cuba

    A former US ambassador to Bolivia has been arrested and charged with spying for Cuba over a 40-year span, the Justice Department announced Monday, detailing a shock betrayal by a suspect who called the United States "the enemy."Other Americans have also been arrested for leaking secrets to Havana, including Walter and Gwendolyn Myers, who were indicted in 2009 on charges of spying for Cuba for nearly 30 years. bur-sst/mlm/dw

  • News
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    Head Of Global Climate Summit Manages To Deny Science In Pro-Science Comment

    Sultan Al Jaber says his statement on fossil fuels was "taken out of context," but a full, unedited video of his comments suggests otherwise.

  • News
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    California Poultry Supplier Illegally Employed Kids, Stole Wages: Labor Department

    Regulators say Exclusive Poultry Inc. had kids as young as 14 working to debone chickens with sharp knives and "operate power-driven lifts to move pallets.”

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    Saudi Arabia says 'absolutely not' to oil phaseout at COP28

    Saudi Arabia's energy minister has slammed the door shut on agreeing to phase out fossil fuels at the UN's COP28 climate talks, setting the stage for difficult negotiations in Dubai.But Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman, a half-brother of de facto ruler Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, told Bloomberg that Saudi Arabia, the world's biggest oil exporter, would not agree.

  • Politics
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    The Shrunken Safety Net Could Help Explain Bad Feelings About Economy

    The expansion and subsequent lapse of pandemic benefits have had major effects on people’s lives.