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Global News Thanksgiving travelers reminded to buckle up
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Fourteen of them or more than half were not wearing a seat belt, so officers will be on the lookout for unrestrained passengers or drivers. -Use public transportation, a taxi, ride sharing service, or your community's sober ride program to get home safely.

Global News Clippers engaged in trade talks with 'multiple teams' over DeAndre Jordan
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According to a report from ESPN updating us on the situation with the Patrick Beverley injury, it appears as though the Clippers have lost their point guard for the remainder of the season. He averaged 9.5 points and 4.2 assists last season for the Rockets. Paul's decision to move to the Houston Rockets seems to have affected the veteran the most as he's found it hard to get easy baskets without a natural playmaker out on the floor.

Global News Pakistan court orders release of Hafiz Saeed
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He said the government's lawyers had repeatedly argued in court that Saeed was a threat to public safety and that his release could lead to worldwide penalties for Pakistan for not moving against terrorism financing. Saeed and four of his accomplices- Abdullah Ubaid, Malik Zafar Iqbal, Abdul Rehman Abid and Qazi Kashif Hussain- were detained by the Punjab government on January 31 this year for 90 days under preventative detention under the Anti-Terrorism Act 1997.

Global News A Thanksgiving stuffed with chilly sunshine
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It's also going to be a nice afternoon to do some raking, as well as put up any lights to celebrate the season. The afternoon will get a little warmer on Friday , with highs climbing into the mid to upper 60s. Looking ahead to Monday morning for hunters, it should be a chilly morning with northwesterly breeze. Highs will again be in the 30s to near 40. Lows 25-30, but 30-34 Boston, Cape, Islands.

Global News Thousands to come out for food, companionship at Salvation Army Thanksgiving
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The Soul Stars motorcycle touring club offered their services this year and helped carve up the 25 turkeys bought in preparation of the meal, which was expected to feed approximately 250 people. "This year in our shelter we're constantly full", he said. "I hope that it gives my kids the message that it's a good thing to help people out that's in need", said Walker.

Global News Sen. Cantwell, others rallying to stop national park visitor fee hike
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The current fee is $30. Under the proposal , peak-season entrance fees would be established at 17 highly visited national parks . "Doubling and tripling park fees is not the answer to our parks' fiscal challenges", Emily Douce, Director of Budget & Appropriations at National Parks Conservation Association said.

Global News MS-13 Gang Beheaded Victim - Cut out His Heart, Say Maryland Police
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Miguel Angel Lopez-Abrego, 19, was apprehended in North Carolina and extradited to Montgomery County. Montgomery County police patrol officers stopped Lopez-Abrego, whose address is unconfirmed, on September 29, when he was a passenger in a auto driven by another alleged MS-13 member who was wanted for a murder in Anne Arundel County, according to documents.

Global News Yellow weather warning issued as 50mph gusts hit Shropshire
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The Met Office has warned of delays to road, rail, air and ferry transport. It follows an alert issued for heavy rain for north-west and north-east England, southern Scotland, north-east Wales and the Yorkshire and Humber region , which runs from 8am on Wednesday to 11pm that evening.

Global News Rohingya facing ethnic cleansing
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More than 600,000 Rohingya have fled the mainly Buddhist country since the military launched a counter-insurgency operation in Rakhine state in late August, heading to neighbouring Bangladesh , which is one of the world's poorest countries.

Global News Chaiwala redux: Youth Congress jibe against PM Modi ahead of Gujarat polls
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With only a few weeks left for the Gujarat Assembly elections , getting making such controversial comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi could cost the party heavily. In his campaign, Mr Modi, offering his credentials as a self-made leader, stressed the fact that he sold tea as a young child on trains to help support his family.

Global News Plane crashes into sea with everyone on board feared dead
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Japan Standard Time. A C-2A Greyhound assigned to Fleet Logistics Support Squadron 30 launches from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan on Nov 17. Trump said in a tweet: "We are monitoring the situation". The incident adds to a list of fatal crashes recorded by US Navy and Marine Corps aviation forces this year.

Global News In China, students were forced to produce iPhone X
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But that work experience ended up being what seems like a massive violation of child labor laws. "We are being forced by our school to work here", one student, who was made to assemble 1,200 iPhone X cameras a day, told the FT. In the past, both Apple and Foxconn have been accused of poor labor practices, but Apple has been working on ways to improve their labor practices and do yearly reviews of its supply chains worldwide.

Global News Two Boeing 747s sold via Alibaba's Taobao online shopping site
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Founded by Alibaba Group on May 10, 2003, Taobao Marketplace facilitates consumer-to-consumer (C2C) retail by providing a platform for small businesses and individual entrepreneurs to open online stores that mainly cater to consumers in Chinese-speaking regions (Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan) and also overseas.

Global News Colder but dry for holiday travel through Thanksgiving
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Northwest winds will gust 20-30mph at times with highs in the low 40s and lows near 20 degrees as colder air continues to move in under clear skies. We'll warm back into the 60s Thanksgiving Day under a mostly sunny sky. We will start Thanksgiving Day off frosty. Wednesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Temperatures will be impressive Saturday with only a shower or two expected in the morning.

Global News Lahore court orders release of 26/11 Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed
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Hafiz Saeed was under house arrest since January this year. Also, LHC review board chaired by Justice Abdul Sami Khan ruled that there is no other case against Saeed for which he should be immediately released from the house arrest. Welcoming the board's decision, JuD spokesman Yahya Mujahid said, "The friends of India are disappointed today". Saeed's aides were freed in the last week of October after the Punjab government did not extend the notification for their detention under the ...

Global News Release of Russian billionaire held in France sought
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Kerimov is ranked by Forbes magazine as Russia's 21st wealthiest businessman, with a net worth of $6.3 billion. The Senator was arrested at the airport in nice, France. Swiss financier Alexandre Studhalter - one of the three men charged - appealed the decision, denying he was a frontman for Kerimov, who is originally from Russia's North Caucasus region of Dagestan.

Global News Ousted Zimbabwe deputy president asks Mugabe to resign
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The political drama has been unsettling for Zimbabweans, who welcomed the military takeover, but are now unsure how long it will take for Mugabe to actually leave power. ZBC has confirmed that Mugabe will be addressing the nation today in which he is expected to resign.Information available to NewsDay says the president's address which is expected to beam live on TV before 9pm tonight.

Global News Keystone XL pipeline approved by Nebraska
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They will issue a response during a press conference immediately after the announcement. Jane Kleeb, president of the environmental advocacy group Bold Alliance , said green-lighting the alternative may have helped the commission reach a "middle ground solution".

Global News Green Light Given to Keystone XL Oil Pipeline in Nebraska
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Environmentalists hailed yesterday's decision as a victory for a small but vocal contingent of Nebraska farmers and ranchers who have been opposed to the pipeline. While the plan to build was approved, the proposed route by TransCanada (now the sole company that owns the Keystone XL project) was not approved . But it didn't hand TransCanada everything it wanted ( Greenwire , Nov.

Global News United States targets Taliban drug labs under new Afghan strategy
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In Afghanistan , like in Somalia, Trump has given his commanders greater authority to strike targets, such as drug labs used by the Taliban for its lucrative opium production. The Pentagon believes the Taliban earns about $200 million annually from the opium trade. USA officials estimated that insurgents generate an estimated $200 million a year from poppy cultivation and opium production.

Global News Christmas tree shortage could mean higher prices, even sellouts
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At Mr. Jack's Tree Farm in Charlotte, owner Casey Bolen said he will probably run out of trees a few weeks after Thanksgiving. Once you buy your tree, get it into a strong stand don't let it dry out during the holiday season. Many garden centres also sell artificial thin trees which are nearly like a standard, just with branches on the upper third of the tree. For over four years, the tree lot has been the spot for people to get everything they needed for their tree.

Global News More remains of slain U.S. soldier found in Niger
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The Armed Forces Medical Examiner on Tuesday positively identified them as those of Johnson, White said. Further remains have been recovered of a U.S. The soldiers were part of an operation to train local forces to combat the Boko Haram terror group, which has ties to the Islamic State and al-Qaeda.

Global News Federal court puts stop to Trump's transgender military ban
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Trump followed his July tweets with an August memo directing the Pentagon to extend indefinitely a ban on transgender individuals joining the military, and gave Defense Secretary Jim Mattis six months to come up with a policy on "how to address" those who are now serving.

Global News Harvard affirmative action 'investigated by Justice Dept'
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The Journal reported that the DOJ is investigating similar allegations to a 2014 civil lawsuit filed by Students for Fair Admissions , which said the university admissions practices were in violation of USA civil rights law and discriminated against Asian Americans.

Global News Jet crash reported near Laughlin AFB in Del Rio
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The crash happened about 14 miles northwest of Laughlin Air Force Base . An Air Force base in Texas has grounded its aircraft a day after a pilot was killed and another injured when one of the installation's training jets crashed, Air Force officials said Tuesday.

Global News Bali's Mt Agung volcano begins to erupt
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About 29,000 evacuees are now living in shelters - that's far less than the 150,000 people who fled their homes last month in fear the volcano would erupt. Officials estimated concerns about an eruption over the past few months had cost Bali at least £80million in lost tourism and productivity as many local residents moved to shelters.

Global News Triple Talaq ban: Centre likely to introduce bill in Winter Session
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This comes in the backdrop of the Supreme Court judgment of August 22 that set aside the practice of talaq-e-biddat among Muslim husbands. Sources disclosed a ministerial committee has been constituted to draft a legislation or amend existing penal provisions, which will make instantaneous triple talaq an offence.

Global News Palestinians 'freeze' communications with United States over PLO office row
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In September, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas at the United Nations called on the ICC "to open an investigation and to prosecute Israeli officials for their involvement in settlement activities and aggressions against our people". "Our meetings begin from our office, and the arrangements are there", Palestinian foreign minister Riyad al-Malki told AFP news agency Tuesday. According to a weekend report by the official Palestinian news agency WAFA, the Palestinian presidency expressed ...

Global News Here's a look at your Thanksgiving forecast in MA
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Clouds increase throughout Saturday and highs are in the upper 50s. Rain chances return on Friday night . Overnight lows dip to near freezing again. So if you're heading out for early morning high school football games on Thanksgiving or to wait in those Black Friday lines late Thursday night , be sure to dress warmly.

Global News Pennsylvania police in manhunt for suspect in killing of officer
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Westmoreland County District Attorney John Peck said Shaw was hit multiple times after the suspect fired at least six shots. Authorities say the 25-year-old rookie officer was shot in the chest while chasing Holt on foot. On Sunday, detectives filed drug and fleeing charges against Harper. He faces four charges, including first degree murder of a law enforcement officer and carrying a firearm without a license.

Global News Egypt's Sisi meets Lebanese PM Hariri in Cairo
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Hariri's mysterious decision to step down - which the president Michel Aoun has refused to accept while Hariri remains overseas - has raised fears over Lebanon's fragile democracy. Hariri, a long-time ally of Saudi Arabia, left Lebanon on November 3 and announced his shock resignation from the Saudi capital the next day, accusing Iran and the Hezbollah militant group backed by Tehran of destabilizing his country.

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