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Trump has promised to make protecting beleaguered Christian communities overseas a priority for his administration. More than 100 Christians have been killed in Egypt in the past year - most attacks claimed by the local branch of the so-called Islamic State group.
  • Ten Reportedly Injured Following Explosion In St Petersburg

    Ten Reportedly Injured Following Explosion In St Petersburg

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    The explosion occurred at around 1845 local time as Russians geared up to celebrate the New Year - the country's biggest holiday - followed by Russian Orthodox Christmas, which falls on January 7. Putin said, referring to returning Islamic fighters. The Investigative Committee has launched a criminal case on the grounds of attempted mass murder after the blast.
  • Donald Trump savages Vanity Fair for saying sorry to Hillary Clinton

    Donald Trump savages Vanity Fair for saying sorry to Hillary Clinton

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    The publication said it "missed the mark" when it published a video featuring Vanity Fair editors offering Clinton ideas for a New Years resolution. Clinton supporters were so angry over incident that they created a #CancelVanityFair hashtag on social media. Mr Trump and White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders have also been targets of the apparent attempt at light-hearted Christmas content.
  • US, Turkey to resume full visa services

    US, Turkey to resume full visa services

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    Turkey, though, denied any such assurances since two local employees of the USA consulate in Istanbul were held on suspicion of ties to last year's failed coup against President Tayyip Erdogan. embassy said". United States authorities then sought assurances from top Turkish officials that no further staff members would be placed under investigation.
  • Extended arctic blast will keep NJ very cold through New Year's

    Extended arctic blast will keep NJ very cold through New Year's

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    Shortly after 3 p.m. the NWS office in Atlanta said brief periods of light rain and possibly sleet are most likely along and north of Interstate 20. It may seem silly to say this in winter, but keep in mind to drink plenty of water!" From Dec. 27 to January 5, record low temperatures range from negative 30 to negative 37 degrees-far lower than the coldest low temp forecast so far, which is negative 23 degrees on Dec.
  • Temperatures in the Teens Tonight

    Temperatures in the Teens Tonight

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    We're starting off our Wednesday on a dangerously cold note, and the frigid temperatures aren't going away anytime soon! Temperatures have to moderate a bit next week, and we may get a better shot at some snow or a wintry mix by about Thursday .
  • Israeli chess players denied entry into Saudi Arabia for tourney

    Israeli chess players denied entry into Saudi Arabia for tourney

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    As stated by FIDE after combined efforts between FIDE officials and Saudi Arabian authorities, visas for players from Iran and Qatar were secured. Ukrainian chess grandmaster Anna Muzychuk pulled out of the The King Salman World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championship in Riyadh when told she would be compelled to wear an abaya , the full-length robes women are required to adorn in public in Saudi Arabia.
  • Two Children Among 4 Bodies Found in Upstate New York Basement

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    Daniel DeWolf said authorities received a call of several unconscious people in an apartment building at around 12:50 p.m., according to the Albany Times Union . "Being in this business for nearly 42 years, I can't describe the savagery of a person like this". "If it is her, I don't know who could have done it", she said.
  • Jaish-e-Muhammad's 3-feet-tall 'deadly' commander killed in J&K encounter

    Jaish-e-Muhammad's 3-feet-tall 'deadly' commander killed in J&K encounter

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    Referring to the encounter Vaid said, "It was a clean operation based on specific intelligence inputs", as he stressed, "However, by the time security forces laid cordon, two terrorists managed to escape". Search operation was still going on when the reports last came in, they said adding further details are awaited. JeM said Noor Muhammad Tantray was its Operational Chief who had joined the outfit in year 2000.