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GOP Sen. Kennedy: Trump's nominee should have been able to answer my questions

Louisiana Sen. John Kennedy said that he has supported nearly every one of President Trump’s picks, but that he doesn’t support them blindly: “I ask questions that I expect them

Christie miffed after successor poses next to cutout photo of him on New Jersey beach

Gov.-elect Phil Murphy sends a “terrible message” by posing for the photo, Christie says.           GANNETT Syndication Service

King Michael: Romania bids farewell to former monarch

Royals from across Europe attend the funeral of King Michael, who spent most of his life in exile. BBC News – Europe

Ryan Zinke Fires 4 Department Of Interior Employees For Harassment

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke fired four senior staffers at the Department of the Interior for inappropriate conduct in response to a bombshell employee survey revealing widespread harassment within the agency.

Thousands flee as wildfire ‘beast’ grows to California’s third-largest

VENTURA, Calif. (Reuters) – A raging California wildfire powered by fierce winds grew into the third-largest in state history on Saturday as forced evacuations turned neighborhoods into ghost towns and

Nigerian law graduate denied call to bar for wearing hijab

Amasa Firdaus was refused entry in Nigeria after insisting on wearing a headscarf under her wig. BBC News – Africa

ANC: Zuma pleads for unity as party picks new leader

South Africa’s governing party is picking a new head after a bitter leadership battle. BBC News – Africa

Spurlock’s new film pulled from festival after admitting to sexual misconduct

Documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock’s latest work has been pulled from the 2018 Sundance Film Festival lineup following a confessional Spurlock penned about his past sexual impropriety, the Salt Lake Tribune

55 mph winds threaten to fuel blaze in Southern California

Firefighters battling the Thomas Fire will face more challenges Saturday with the return of powerful winds as the blaze marks a grim milestone in size. CNN.com – RSS Channel –

Attacks on South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges reportedly traced to the North

South Korea’s spy agency said North Korean hackers were behind attacks on cryptocurrency exchanges this year in which some 7.6 billion won ($ 7 million) worth … Read more …

Facebook says social media scrolling can make you feel bad

It’s not quite like tobacco companies warning about the dangers of smoking, but Facebook is acknowledging something many already know: Using social media can be … Read more … The

Cash controversy: The High Streets with too many ATMs

The cash machine industry and the network are at loggerheads over closure plans. BBC News – Business

Mexico Strengthens Military’s Role in Drug War, Outraging Critics

The law’s backers say it sets up a legal framework for the deployment of soldiers, but critics say there aren’t checks and balances, or an exit strategy. NYT > Americas

Trump Speaks At FBI Graduation After Trashing Bureau's 'Worst In History' Reputation

President Donald Trump on Friday told graduates of an FBI training program in Quantico, Virginia, he’s a “loyal champion” of police, days after he attacked the bureau and claimed its “reputation is

Deaths of Canada billionaire Barry Sherman and wife ‘suspicious’

Barry and Honey Sherman were discovered in the basement of their Toronto home by an estate agent. BBC News – US & Canada

What new president? Rural Zimbabweans missed Mugabe drama

Good luck convincing some of Zimbabwe’s far-flung residents that they have a new president despite last month’s dramatic ouster of Robert Mugabe after 37 years in power. FOX News

Healthcare draws election-year worry, but 2016 repeat not seen

NEW YORK (Reuters) – With another election year looming, investors in the healthcare sector are wary the coming months could reopen wounds suffered during the 2016 U.S. presidential race. Reuters:

Moore tells supporters ‘battle is not over’ in Senate race

Alabama Republican Roy Moore on Friday told supporters that the “battle is not over” in Alabama’s Senate race even though President Donald Trump and others have called on him to

Dubai Safari Park #Dubai, #Dubaisafaripark – Dubai Video

published: 2017-12-15 00:00:49 Dubai Safari Park, the new attraction in Dubai.. Its located on the side of Dubai Academic City Roaad between Al Awir and Al Khawaneej. Opening time is

Dubai-based Careem eyes Pakistan expansion across 30 new cities

Ride-hailing company operates in more than 100 cities in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia Arabian Business – transport

Dubai Safari Park #Dubai, #Dubaisafaripark – Dubai Video

published: 2017-12-15 00:00:49 Dubai Safari Park, the new attraction in Dubai.. Its located on the side of Dubai Academic City Roaad between Al Awir and Al Khawaneej. Opening time is

Dubai-based Careem eyes Pakistan expansion across 30 new cities

Ride-hailing company operates in more than 100 cities in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia Arabian Business – transport

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