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World News Mail Bomb Suspect Cesar Sayoc To Face Judge Tuesday In Manhattan
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Sayoc will be transferred to NY to stand trial and face federal charges, as per an order from U.S. Magistrate Judge Edwin Torres, according to USA Today . All of the bombs were sent through the United States postal service but none exploded and no one was injured. The released court papers restate what authorities thought all along -- despite the bombs being crudely fashioned, they were in fact unsafe and sent out with the intention of detonation and causing maximum harm, according to The ...

World News Did faulty sensor cause Indonesia air crash?
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The malfunction can cause the plane's computers to erroneously detect a mid-flight stall in airflow, causing the aircraft to abruptly dive to regain the speed it needs to keep flying. The doomed jet was a Boeing 737-Max 8, one of the world's newest and most advanced commercial passenger planes, and there is still no answer as to what caused the crash.

World News Ginsburg, 85, hospitalized after fracturing 3 ribs in fall
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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg leaves the stage after speaking to first-year students at Georgetown Law in Washington in September. During a speaking appearance in NY in July, Ginsburg said she expected to serve on the court for at least five more years .

World News White House suspends press access for CNN's Jim Acosta
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Mark Levin of CRTV told Hannity CNN's behavior at the news conference was a reaction to the Democrats' worse-than-expected performance on Election Day. "It's so sad", Trump said. "When you report fake news, as CNN does a lot, you are an enemy of the people ". After the exchange, CNN , through its public relations department's Twitter feed, said Trump's attacks on the press have gone too far.

World News United States warns ports against welcoming Iranian ships, following new sanctions
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Seoul's Foreign Affairs Ministry says the decision means South Korea will be able to maintain a stable supply level of Iranian condensate, or ultralight oil . "The president's [Donald Trump's] South Asia strategy underscores our ongoing support of Afghanistan's economic growth and development as well as our close partnership with India", said the official.

World News First ever Muslim women elected to US House of Representatives
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The daughter of Palestinian immigrants , Tlaib ran unopposed in Michigan's 13th district House race, but fended off a late write-in challenge from the woman she defeated in the primaries. Omar's family fled Somalia in 1991 due to civil war. Omar addressed key points she plans to address in Congress to a crowd brimming with supporters on Tuesday.

World News Russian Fighter Intercepts US Spy Plane
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Navy said their plane had to apply its afterburner after the first pass and faced turbulence and vibrations. Pentagon spokesman Eric Pahon says the Russian SU-27 made a high-speed pass directly in front of the U.S. The incident reportedly lasted 25 minutes. While the USA military said that their aircraft had acted in accordance with global law and did not provoke "Russian activities".

World News Trump says government will halt if Dems investigate him
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They talked on election night about doing an infrastructure package and lowering health care costs, particularly around prescription drugs, priorities for both sides. Even in the Senate where Democrats lost ground, they won the popular vote in those races by 15 points (they got 57 percent of the popular vote; the Republicans - just 42 percent).

World News People Injured, Deputy Shot At Bar In Thousand Oaks
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A gunman shot a sheriff's deputy and around six other people inside a country-and-western bar and dance club in Southern California on Wednesday night, authorities said. He could not immediately provide information on the extent of the victims' injuries. Dozens of police cars and emergency service vehicles were spotted at the scene in Thousand Oaks around 11.20pm local time on Wednesday.

World News Driver charged with killing two children and unborn baby 'kills herself'
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Local media reports said Burns was found Wednesday near bottles of prescription pills and what may be a suicide note, however, police would not confirm those details. Her auto drove forward, killing Ruthie Ann Blumenstein's 4-year-old daughter and the 1-year-old son of another parent. She pleaded not guilty and was released on bail in September .

World News Dennis Hof, Dead Brothel Owner From Nevada, Just Won In A Landslide
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According to the Associated Press , Hoff then beat Democratic educator Lesia Romanov on November 6 in the race for Nevada's 36th Assembly District. Nye is one of 3 counties that make up Nevada's 36th district, which Dennis would've repped if he was alive. Hof died at age 72 less than a month ago at the Love Ranch South in Crystal.

World News Armed Militia Groups Head To The Border, Sparking Military Concerns
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But the Pentagon rejected that request in late October in part because it felt active-duty troops don't have the legal authority to arrest individuals on USA soil. The Pentagon has yet to determine the cost of the operation, nor has it identified the account where the funding would come from. The cost of mobilizing all those troops is estimated to be around $220 million.

World News All Eyes on Florida's Gubernatorial Race: Will Florida Go Blue?
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Meanwhile, President Donald Trump rallied support for DeSantis this past week in Fort Myers and Pensacola, telling voters they had a choice "between greatness and gridlock". Reuters Former Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.) has been elected Florida's next governor. He was a member of the House for a number of years and indeed a member of the leadership considered one of the most promising young politicians in the state.

World News Six men arrested over Grenfell Tower bonfire
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Further in the video, one voice says: "That's what happens when they don't pay their rent", then another says, "All the little ninjas getting it". Three officers carried evidence bags into the terraced property and knocked on neighbours' doors while the men were being questioned on suspicion of a public order offence.

World News Trump to reporter: 'You are a awful person'
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That further infuriated the President. "Just sit down, please", Trump told Acosta, who asked the president off mic about his description of the media as "the enemy of the people". 'The way you treat Sarah Huckabee is disgusting, ' he said. "They weren't' actors. You think they were actors?" "In Jim's defense, I've traveled with him and watched him, he's a diligent reporter", Alexander said.

World News Colorado man pleads guilty to wife and daughter's murders
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The bodies of the girls, Bella, 4, and Celeste, 3, were found in oil barrels, while wife Shanann's remains were discovered in a shallow grave nearby. Shanann Watts was 15 weeks pregnant when she died, according to court records. Rourke said he described "extraordinary delays" in carrying out the death penalty in Colorado since Gov. John Hickenlooper's 2013 decision to block the execution of Nathan Dunlap.

World News USA elects record number of women to House
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Some of Tuesday's black female pioneers, like IL nurse and Democrat Lauren Underwood and CT teacher and Democrat Jahana Hayes , were first-time candidates. A 29-year-old Latina will be the youngest woman to serve in the US House. "What's different this year is the whole pipeline's getting filled with women", Lake said.

World News China doesn't reveal if it offered loans to Pakistan
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A day after Khan's four-day China visit ended, Pakistan's Finance Minister Asad Umar said that Beijing has offered $6 billion loans Islamabad to resolve country's economic crisis. Some of his ministers too sounded critical of it. Pakistan last month announced a $6 billion assistance package from Saudi Arabia, split into $3 billion in foreign currency support and a further loan worth $3 billion in deferred payments for oil.

Author: 0 Republican Ron DeSantis defeats Andrew Gillum in Florida gubernatorial race

He was joined by U.S. Sen. Oliva endorsed DeSantis before the primary, when most state lawmakers were backing Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam . "I still plan to be on the front lines alongside every one of you when it comes to standing up and fighting for what we believe in". Gillum fell short in his bid to become Florida's first African-American governor.

World News Florida teen charged with killing mother, burying her body over poor grade
Author: 0 Florida teen charged with killing mother, burying her body over poor grade

Chitwood says he faces murder charges. He also tried to stage his home to make police think his mother was abducted and finally he made a 911 call to set his plan in motion. "Apparently there was a dispute about [grading] marks with his mother, and after an argument that occurred around 11 o'clock, around 12:30 he went into her room and woke her up and began to strangle her until he killed her", he said.

World News SHOCKER: Even Taylor Swift Can’t Elect A Democrat In Tennessee
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Marsha Blackburn , a Republican congresswoman, was elected to the U.S. Senate on Tuesday night. Blackburn thanked Trump and Pence in her victory speech and said she will be a leader who will "work with the president and keep this nation on the path to prosperity that we are on today".

World News First Muslim women in US Congress: Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib
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Technically, Palestinian-American Rashida Harbi Tlaib is the first American Muslim woman to be elected to Congress . Her win goes into records, making her the second Muslim woman ever elected to the US Congress. Omar said President Trump's " politics of fear " motivated her to get in the race. A Muslim woman from Detroit has won the congressional seat long held by Democratic Rep.

World News Crashed Lion Air jet flew four times with damaged airspeed gauge
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Exhibiting similar problems, a recently delivered Lion Air Boeing 737 Max 8 passenger plane crashed into the sea off Jakarta , Indonesia nearly two weeks ago with 189 people onboard. Lion Air reportedly knew that the plane - a brand-new Boeing 737 MAX 8, which the low-priced carrier had been using for only a few months - had malfunctioned on its second-to-last flight.

World News Rebel group kidnaps 78 pupils from their school
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A video purporting to show the kidnapped students was posted on social media from a group of men who call themselves " Amba boys ", a reference to the state of Ambazonia that armed separatists want to establish in Cameroon's Anglophone North West and South West regions .

World News Florida voters line up behind constitutional amendments
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Florida was one of three states where those convicted of a felony permanently lose their right to vote, the others being Iowa and Kentucky. Previously, Florida was one of just four states in the U.S. Critics railed against the proposal, saying it would make it far more hard to pass such measures at the state level. John Sowinski, president of Voters In Charge, the political committee behind the proposal, said the amendment puts people -- not politicians and lobbyists -- in control of ...

World News Triumph the Insult Comic Dog mocks Ted Cruz on the campaign trail
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Triumph, a.k.a. comic Robert Smigel , asked an O'Rourke supporter. The president's campaign hosted an all-day tailgate and a rally for supporters, while Trump gave Cruz a new nickname: "Beautiful Ted". "I'm not 'overwhelming scientific evidence of global warming'". The event comes as President Donald Trump has deployed thousands of active-duty service members to the border in response to a caravan of migrants from Central America moving through Mexico.

World News Stacey Abrams, Georgia Democrats decry Brian Kemp's hacking claim
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The two parties were also tangling in several crucial governors' races, including in Midwest battleground states such as Wisconsin, Ohio, Iowa and MI. Ahead of the November 6 vote, in which Kemp will face off against Democrat Stacey Abrams , the system " remains secure " and should allow the vote to proceed as planned as " no personal data was breached ." .

World News What to know as you head to the polls
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Polls in NY close at 9:00 p.m. ET. Photos by Joselyn King Ohio County Pollworkers at the City-County Building smile at the conclusion of early voting , which ended at 5 p.m. In-person absentee voting, also known as early voting, has ended. Buesse was taking advantage of the last day of early voting before tomorrow's election.

World News Man dies in 3rd shark attack off Australia island in 7 weeks
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A shark has killed a man in an island harbour on Australia's Great Barrier Reef where two tourists were mauled on consecutive days in September. Signs will be installed around the area warning people not to go swimming there, Jones said , adding that, "Neither the local mayor, Andrew Willcox, marine authorities nor local tourism operators want to see drum lines redeployed".

World News Last Rasmussen Poll: GOP House Chances Looking Up
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South Florida voters cast their ballots at a polling center in Miami, Florida on November 6, 2018. Twenty-six of the 35 Senate seats at stake are held by Democrats and nine are held by Republicans. "The big picture is that midterm elections go against the president's party", noted John Fortier of the Bipartisan Policy Center in Washington . "But I do think that when you are in the arena, and somebody throws a punch, you better be able to take a punch and throw a punch".

World News Authorities: Driver was drunk when he hit Girl Scouts along Wisconsin highway
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The suspect is now being held in the Chippewa County Jail on four counts of homicide while intoxicated. This traffic crash resulted in the death of 4 members of a Girl Scout Troop. The traffic crash claimed the lives of Jayna S. Kelley (age 9) of Lake Hallie, Autum A. Helgeson (age 10) of Lake Hallie, Haylee J. Hickle (age 10) and her mother Sara Jo Schneider (age 32) from the Town of Lafayette.

World News Facebook Shut Down More Than 100 Accounts Possibly Linked To Midterm Interference
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The social media company said in a blog post late Monday that it shut down 30 Facebook accounts and 85 Instagram and says it's investigating them in more detail. They were widely criticized following the 2016 presidential election for allowing themselves to be exploited by foreign influence campaigns. The accounts focused on everything from political debate to celebrities, though it remains unclear the extent to which the users were attempting to influence voters or distribute ...