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World News 3 dead in SE Indiana plane crash
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Officers found the wreckage and firefighters extinguished the blaze. A second dog survived and showed up at a nearby residence and was taken to a local veterinarian to be treated for injuries. Autopsies will be performed on all three crash victims December 18. Investigators are still working to confirm the identity of the people on the aircraft before releasing names.

World News The Ashes: Cook's struggles continue as Australia hone in on the urn
Author: 0 The Ashes: Cook's struggles continue as Australia hone in on the urn

Rain brought an early conclusion on the fourth day. "You only need a couple to straighten off it and you are in the game". And after knocking the Englishmen down, Marsh said the Australians planned to "put our foot on the throat". Hazlewood struck in the second over of the England's innings when he had opener Mark Stoneman caught behind by Tim Paine for 3. Record run-scorer Cook, who became the first Englishman to appear in 150 Test Matches, for his country, has found runs hard to come ...

World News Putin thanks Trump for CIA's help in stopping terror attacks
Author: 0 Putin thanks Trump for CIA's help in stopping terror attacks

Petersburg's Kazan Cathedral and other crowded sites this weekend. The statement also said that Putin asked Trump to pass on his thanks to the Central Intelligence Agency officers who had gathered the information, adding that Russian Federation would do the same if it ever received any information on planned attacks against the U.S.

World News SNL Throws a Very Trump-y Christmas Tree Trimming Party
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He praises the tax cut as an achievement so great that it might actually prompt him to behave in a presidential manner - "That is until [CNN anchor] Don Lemon says something mean about me and I tweet the actual n-word". Weekend Update remains one of the best reasons to watch SNL each week. Making a surprise cameo, Scarlett Johansson appeared to reprise her Ivanka Trump impersonation to present Baldwin with a Roy Moore ornament for the tree.

World News Rep. Ruben Kihuen won't seek re-election amid sexual harassment allegations
Author: 0 Rep. Ruben Kihuen won't seek re-election amid sexual harassment allegations

Kihuen's former finance director told Buzzfeed in a December 2 story that Kihuen repeatedly propositioned her for dates and sex during the 2016 congressional campaign, offers she rejected. "Due process and the presumption of innocence are bedrock legal principles which have guided our nation for centuries, and they should not be lost to unsubstantiated hearsay and innuendo", he said.

World News Toronto billionaire and his wife found dead in their mansion
Author: 0 Toronto billionaire and his wife found dead in their mansion

Police gave few details and did not confirm the identities of the deceased. Toronto Mayor John Tory said in statement that he was "shocked and heartbroken" to learn of the deaths. Police have said that they are treating their deaths as "suspicious" but have not handed over the investigation to the homicide unit at this point.

World News Minor Injuries Reported After Ski Lift Malfunction at Tussey Mountain
Author: 0 Minor Injuries Reported After Ski Lift Malfunction at Tussey Mountain

Tussey Mountain ski resort officials in Boalsburg said a chair carrying skiers and snowboarders slipped along the haul rope and slid backward into the chair following it around 10 a.m. The Centre Daily Times reported that emergency crews were lowering people with ropes. The extent of their injuries were not immediately known, but authorities said they were all minor in nature.

Author: 0 President Trump Ban CDC from using these words "science-based" and "transgender"

An anonymous CDC analyst told the outlet the words are " vulnerable ", " entitlement ", " diversity ", " transgender ", " fetus ", "evidence-based" and " science-based ". Calling the order "reckless" and "unimaginably unsafe", Dana Singiser, vice president of public policy and government affairs for Planned Parenthood Federation of America, also weighed in.

World News Mattis emphasizes diplomacy in dealing with Iran
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He praised U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley's December 14 presentation at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling here that highlighted Iran's illegal arms program. Earlier in a tweet, Zarif had highlighted Washington's complicity in war crimes committed in Yemen, saying that since the beginning of the war, "the USA has sold weapons enabling its allies to kill civilians and impose famine".

World News Port Authority Explosion: Who Is Akayed Ullah?
Author: 0 Port Authority Explosion: Who Is Akayed Ullah?

The suspect suffered burns and other wounds and is now in the hospital. Added Gov. Andrew Cuomo during a news conference, "Anyone can go on the internet and download garbage and vileness on how to put together an amateur-level explosive device, and that is the reality that we live with".

World News National Weather Service: Snow, Slick Roads Expected to Slow Down Rush-Hour Traffic
Author: 0 National Weather Service: Snow, Slick Roads Expected to Slow Down Rush-Hour Traffic

Gischlar says road pavement temperatures are around freezing meaning pre-treating roads with salt will be effective. Low around 27. Breezy, with a west wind 8 to 13 miles per hour increasing to 15 to 20 miles per hour after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Sunny skies, a high near 50 degrees and gusty, westerly winds becoming southwest by the afternoon are on tap for Friday in capital city and northeast Kansas, according to the National Weather Service in Topeka.

World News We are cutting red tape to defend democracy
Author: 0 We are cutting red tape to defend democracy

Continuing, Trump explained that "in 1960, there were approximately 20,000 pages in the Code of Federal Regulations . Today there are over 180,000 pages", Trump said at a White House event. Deregulation has been a priority during a year in which Mr Trump's legislative agenda has faced headwinds. "So together", the president continued, "let's cut the red tape".

World News Peter Kay has cancelled his upcoming tour due to 'unforeseen family circumstances'
Author: 0 Peter Kay has cancelled his upcoming tour due to 'unforeseen family circumstances'

The news includes the cancellation of the anticipated Dance for Life and his other live commitments and television shows in the pipeline. Please allow 7-10 working days for your refund to be credited to your account. Kay's career catapulted him into the Guinness World Records back in 2010, where he was recognised for the most successful comedy tour of all time. Throughout his career, boosted by his 1996 North West Comedian of the Year prize, he has made special appearances in shows such as ...

World News COLD Thursday...Light Flurry?
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A winter weather advisory is in effect for the entire region until 7-8am Thursday morning. We turn partly cloudy and blustery again for Saturday with high temps getting very close to freezing (which we've been below since Tuesday afternoon).

World News Iran Offers Support For Palestinian Militants Fighting Trump Move On Jerusalem
Author: 0 Iran Offers Support For Palestinian Militants Fighting Trump Move On Jerusalem

Rouhani further emphasized that the Muslim world is resisting against the "wrong" U.S. decision on Jerusalem al-Quds and warned of new tensions and the dire consequences that Trump's decision would have for the Middle East. On December 11, in a fifth day of protests over Trump's decision, Iran's Lebanese ally Hizballah - which fought a war with Israel in 2006 - organized a demonstration in Beirut in which tens of thousands of people chanted "Death to America!" and "Death to Israel!" Qassem ...

World News Terrorism suspect in custody following NYC explosion
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The A, C and E subway lines were evacuated, NYPD Sgt. Brendan Ryan said. Ullah suffered the worst injuries but three others sustained minor injuries related to the explosion, including ear ringing and severe headache, Deadline reported .

World News Woman Arrested After Making Threats on Flight
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The crew took care of the incident until the plane landed safely in Sacramento, according to the airline. "I swear, if you ... land, I will kill everybody on this [expletive deleted] plane", she shouted. Curbello later went on to tell a CBS affiliate reporter that she had turned to smoking to try to quell her anxiety. A passenger on a Southwest Airlines flight threatened to kill the flight's passengers and crew on Saturday.

World News Putin claims victory over Isis on surprise first visit to Syria
Author: 0 Putin claims victory over Isis on surprise first visit to Syria

He said: "I order the defence minister and the chief of general staff to start withdrawing the Russian group of troops to their permanent bases". Gen. Russian Federation first intervened in the conflict in 2015, staging air strikes in support of its ally Damascus targeting both the Islamic State group and other jihadists as well as rebels fighting government troops.

World News Winter Storm Watch: Up To 7 Inches Of Snow Coming Wednesday
Author: 0 Winter Storm Watch: Up To 7 Inches Of Snow Coming Wednesday

About 6-8 inches of snow is expected to accumulate during this time, accompanied by wind gusts of 20 to 35 miles per hour. There's also another clipper moving to the south that MAY spread a bit of light snow across parts of CNY later Wednesday night, especially around and south of Rt.

World News Trump visit to United Kingdom expected in new year, says U.S. envoy
Author: 0 Trump visit to United Kingdom expected in new year, says U.S. envoy

But he said the leaders still had a " very very good relationship" and he believed the visit would still happen. 'It hasn't been officially announced, but I hope he does , ' Woody Johnson said. "Is he going to be ideal and appeasing everybody?" " Maybe he'll ruffle feathers, there's no question that maybe some feathers were ruffled with that".

World News NY terror attempt renews Trump calls against visa lottery, chain migration
Author: 0 NY terror attempt renews Trump calls against visa lottery, chain migration

Federal officials say Ullah became radicalized through the internet about three years ago, started planning the Manhattan attack two to three weeks ago, and built the bomb a week ago. "The president is going to aggressively continue to push for responsible immigration reform, and ending chain migration will certainly be a part of that process".

World News Austria gas plant blast kills one
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Italy, which now relies heavily on Russian Federation for its natural gas, should diversify its supplies, he suggested. "There is still plenty of storage across Europe to cope with this", energy consultant Massimo Di-Odoardo told the FT. United Kingdom natural gas futures hit a 4-year high at 0.7370 on the back of the news. Europe has seen a cold start to the winter so far, with severe weather hitting the United Kingdom and much of the mainland over the weekend and early this week.

World News Mohamed Salah awarded BBC African Footballer of the Year
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah awarded BBC African Footballer of the Year

Mohamed Salah has been busy setting the Premier League alight ever since he made the move to Liverpool in the summer, and his impressive exploits have unsurprisingly started to turn the heads of some of Europe's top clubs. The Reds are next in action against struggling West Brom at Anfield on Wednesday night but they won't be complaining too much if Salah continues his hot streak against Alan Pardew's men.