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World Media A partly cloudy and mild Sunday
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We'll continue with dry weather on Sunday . Today: A few AM showers possible, then increasing sun. High temperatures will be in the mid to upper 50s. Wind: S 5-15; gusty. Highs will be in the low 50s on Monday , but will struggle to rise near 30 by Wednesday . Overnight lows will also be in the upper 20s to low 30s for Memphis during this time.

World Media Germany withdraws diplomat from North Korea
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Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said sanctions were exhausted. We do think they could do more with the oil. "We need China to do more", Ms Haley said on Wednesday. President Moon Jae-in also said that North Korea's claim that it has secured the technology to miniaturize nuclear warheads and allow an ICBM to re-enter the earth's atmosphere was yet to be verified.

World Media Congress strategy is to divide people: PM Modi
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It was the Congress which made the nation a prison. Media had to ask Indiraji (late prime minister Indira Gandhi) before publishing something. "So, what the youngster Shehzad is saying is not unusual it is the Congress culture". To this, the crowd replied that Rahul Gandhi will become the Congress president. "I am loyal to them and am proud to be a donkey", he said. "Raising an issue nobody in my party - the Congress will have guts to raise- my conscience will not allow me to stay quiet ...

World Media Twitter Reacts As David De Gea & Manchester United Frustrate Arsenal In Thriller
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Danny Welbeck and Alexandre Lacazette , appealed in vain for penalties and, with his tongue firmly in his cheek, Mourinho said: "I know the pitch is wonderful and maybe breeds a desire to go to the floor". Arsenal played in some period incredible attacking football - creating difficulties for us. "That's very hard to accept". David de Gea's lightning reflexes have been beyond doubt for some time now but with Arsenal's shot-count hitting 15 on target, it was clear when all was said and ...

World Media Minnesotans rip MPR over decision to drop Keillor
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In light of that news, it's only appropriate to find that the last time Keillor traveled to Charleston a year ago, he recorded his adventures in flawless character for his recurring Washington Post column . Lauer had hosted the show for 20 years and is thought to have reached a salary of $25 million a year. He writes that he thought they were friends until he got a call from her lawyer.

World Media North Korea: US 'begging' for war with 'largest ever' joint aerial drill
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East Coast. Six American F-22 Raptor stealth fighters arrived in South Korea on Saturday for a joint flying exercise - in a show of strength following North Korea's missile test earlier this week. "More than 230 fighters from the US air force bases in Japan and South Korea including its latest stealth fighters F-22 Raptor and F-35, the USA major strategic assets as well as some 12,000 US troops are to participate in the said drill", said the spokesman.

World Media European Union summit: 'Leaders need to examine Libya slave trade root causes'
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Former Ivorian global Didier Drogba met with French President, Emmanuel Macron on the sidelines of the 5th African Union (A.U.) and European Union (E.U.) Summit now underway in Abidjan , Ivory Coast. The theme is of great significance and a priority for Africa and the European Union, as 60 per cent of the African population is under the age of 25.

World Media Former Marine gets life in prison for rape
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Shinzato in November denied intending to kill the woman, identified as Rina Shimabukuro, but confessed that he had assaulted her. The remains of the woman, who was taking a walk at the time, were found on May 19 that year in a wooded area in the village of Onna, north of Uruma.

World Media Wake Robin resident tried to poison others
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Betty Miller, who lives in Wake Robin retirement community in Shelburne, was arrested by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents on Thursday on suspicion that she was stockpiling the highly toxic substance which is produced in the seeds of the castor oil plant.

World Media North Tamil Nadu coast braces for fresh system in Bay of Bengal
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They have been lodged in relief camps. Kerala and Tamil Nadu are facing the wrath of cyclone Ockhi for the second day in a row, as heavy rain lashes on the southern and central districts of the states. Vijayan announced a compensation of Rs 10 lakh each to the next of kin of victims who died in rainrelated incidents in the state. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has said that the cyclonic storm is steadily progressing towards South Kerala and adjoining districts of south Tamil ...

World Media Israel strikes a Syrian military base
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However, an Israeli military spokeswoman declined to comment on reports of the attack. Israel's bombings in Syrian territory typically operate under the guise of combatting the Lebanese resistance, Hezbollah , which Israel sees as a primary enemy.

World Media Sauber: F2 champion Charles Leclerc to drive alongside Marcus Ericsson
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Leclerc has been testing for Sauber on numerous occasions this season, including four FP1 runs toward the end of the year. It was a tough campaign for the Swiss-based marque, with Wehrlein taking only five points and Ericsson failing to score even one, but the hope is, with the new engine manufacturer on board, they might be more competitive next year.

World Media Qatar Fails to Save Yemen's Houthis
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In a televised address, Saleh called for new relations with the Saudi-led coalition, which he and the Houthis have been battling for nearly three years (since March 2015). Later in the day, Saleh said he was ready for a " new page " in relations with the Saudi-led coalition pounding Yemen if it stopped attacks on his country.

World Media Pleasant weekend ahead to start December
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Mostly sunny skies have taken over after the dense fog across the mountains early this morning. Southwesterly winds will increase temperatures into the low-mid 60s by Monday afternoon. We will have mostly cloudy skies, and will see more clouds Monday night . Lows start in the low-40s and highs reach the mid-50s before the cold front kicks the rain out of our area.

World Media Paul Manafort Reaches $11M Bond Deal with Mueller's Team
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Manafort's wife and daughter also agreed to secure his bail package. The deal requires Manafort to pledge four properties he owns, which prosecutors say equal $ 11 million in value. Meanwhile, Manafort's defense rebutted prosecutors' assertions that he poses a risk of flight based on his ownership of three passports, and on the registration in May of a phone and email account under an alias that Manafort used to travel to Ecuador, China and Mexico.

World Media EPA announces final 2018 RVO numbers under RFS
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Ernst says Thursday's announcement demonstrated a greater need to lobby the EPA to increase RFS levels in the future. "Maintaining the 15-billion-gallon conventional biofuel requirement will accelerate investments in the infrastructure necessary to distribute mid-level ethanol blends like E15 and E30, and flex fuels like E85", said Bob Dinneen, RFA president and CEO.

World Media A new grand coalition for Germany
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Merkel is casting around for a coalition partner after her center-right bloc shed support to the far right in a September 24 election and her attempts to form a three-way tie-up with the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and the Greens failed.

World Media Taliban Fighters Dress as Women for Deadly Assault on Pakistan School
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Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) has said that security forces reached the site and successfully completed the operation killing all the suspected militants . A security guard and five students are among the dead, the hospital that received the bodies said. A gunbattle continued between forces and the attackers for over an hour and the Pakistan Army successfully killed all the terrorists.

World Media Gernot Rohr speaks on having Germany in same group
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Also in the group are Croatia and Iceland . On the other side, we scored four goals and he's not going to play in defence so if we can score more goals against their defence than he will lead his team to score against us, then we will be fine.

World Media Tillerson urges China to curb oil supply to N
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Speaking on a visit to Italy, Lavrov strongly condemned comments made by U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley , who earlier this week warned North Korea's leadership it would be "utterly destroyed" if war were to break out after Pyongyang test fired its most advanced missile.

World Media BJP on way to big victory in UP civic polls
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In the postal ballot round, the BJP did predictably well. In Aligarh, however, BSP's Mohammad Furqan wrested the saffron stronghold defeating BJP nominee Rajiv Agarwal by a margin of 11,990 votes in a virtual direct contest. The Musafirkhana seat was won by independent Brijesh Agrihari while the Amethi seat was won by BJP candidate Chandra Devi. On the Opposition's charges of EVM tampering, Sharma said, "The shortcoming is not in the EVMs but in their minds.

World Media Flynn: Guilty plea is in best interest of my family and country
Author: 0 Flynn: Guilty plea is in best interest of my family and country

What was he covering up? Disgraced national security adviser Michael Flynn is prepared to testify that President Trump "directed him to make contact with the Russians" during last year's presidential campaign, according to reports. Now we'll know the truth. "My guilty plea and agreement to cooperate with the Special Counsel's Office reflect a decision I made in the best interests of my family and of our country".

World Media Explosive device defused in German city of Potsdam
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Local media reports that the package was delivered to a pharmacy but was reported as suspicious when an employee found wires inside. Authorities on Friday defused an explosive device found near an outdoor Christmas market in the German city of Potsdam , near Berlin , Reuters reported.

World Media Nigerians Being Sold Like Goats in Libya
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President Muhammadu Buhari has given the most obvious hint so far that he will be contesting in the 2019 election, as he told Nigerians in Côte d'Ivoire that he wanted to be seen with some state governors so that their people may vote for him in future.

World Media Donald Trump has 'early stage dementia' claims TV host Joe Scarborough
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Korea was invoked again later in the show, when Scarborough claimed that the United States was much closer to military action against Pyongyang than most people thought. President Trump resurrected that conspiracy theory in a morning tweet. In a Wednesday tweet, Trump called for Scarborough - as well as MSNBC's president, Phil Griffin - to be fired, citing an unfounded conspiracy theory that Scarborough was somehow implicated in the death of an intern in his congressional office in ...

World Media Jury: Mexican man not guilty in San Francisco pier killing
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However, he was found guilty of possession of a firearm. In a response to the verdict, Attorney General Jeff Sessions also released a statement saying despite California's attempt at a murder conviction, Zarate was able to walk away with only one conviction because he was not turned over by San Francisco to Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

World Media Israeli settler shoots dead Palestinian in West Bank
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Saleh added that Israeli forces immediately intervened and fired tear gas and stun grenades at villagers, causing several of them to suffer from severe tear-gas inhalation. One of the children said a Palestinian man discharged pepper spray into the cave while they were inside it. Palestinian reports said Odeh was working in his field when the hikers arrived.

World Media Trump mulling steps to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital
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The Palestinians want East Jerusalem as the capital of their future state, and the worldwide community does not recognise Israel's claim on the entire city. The State Department, which risks losing massive amounts of funding if the waiver is not signed and the embassy is not moved, said that a decision has not yet been made on the matter.

World Media Jim Nabors dies aged 87
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Nabors died Thursday in his home in Hawaii, Hawaii News Now reported . His immune system also was suppressed after he underwent a liver transplant about 20 years ago. As a singer, Nabors released 28 albums, according to his official website. Nabors even became a Indianapolis 500 tradition with his rendition of "Back Home Again in Indiana" performed during the race's opening ceremonies.