Month: November 2019

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Five suspected cartel gunmen killed in Mexican town near US border

Mexican security forces shot dead at least five suspected cartel gunmen in the small town of Villa Union in the northern state of Coahuila, near the US border, Trend reports citing Sputnik. Coahuila’s attorney general’s office confirmed that the suspected criminals were killed during a gunfight. Clashes near Villa Union were apparently captured on camera […]

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Greece champions EU Enlargement in the Western Balkans

As a consequence of French President Emmanuel Macron’s decision in October to call for a temporary hold on EU accession discussions for Albania and North Macedonia, Greece has been able to claim a new role in regard to two of its northern neighbours, one of public advocate. Accordingly, while in Skopje on November 26, Greek […]

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How the diaspora behaves in the ballot box – VoxEurop (English)

At the latest Romanian presidential elections, almost one million Romanians voted from abroad, largely by casting their ballots in more than 800 polling stations open from Friday through Sunday. A visual exploration of the data. At the Romanian presidential elections in 2019, Romanian citizens living abroad could vote for three days for each of the […]

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‘We don’t understand how Usman Khan ended up like this’ | UK news

Outside a small white and green mosque in Cobridge, Stoke-on-Trent, at Zuhr prayers on Saturday lunchtime dozens of men and women in padded jackets, heavy coats and kurtas gathered in the car park, unable to squeeze into the single-storey building for the funeral taking place inside. “One of our community elders has passed. It’s a […]

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Mother and sister still searching for answers in Lucero ‘Princess’ Sarabia’s Thanksgiving 2004 disappearance as 15th anniversary approaches

Lucero Sarabia, known as “Princess” to her loved ones, was celebrating Thanksgiving 2004 the way the holiday was meant to be celebrated: surrounded by friends and family, enjoying food, laughter and relaxation. The next day, she disappeared. Fifteen years later, her mother and sister are still searching for answers. Lucero was eight months pregnant with […]

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Third whale in two months found dead in River Thames

A dead whale has been found in the River Thames for the third time in the last two months. The marine mammal – believed to be a minke – was spotted swimming up and down the river in London by several members of the public on Friday. A dog walker later found it lying motionless […]

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Receiver Terrelle Pryor in critical condition after stabbing

Former Jets receiver Terrelle Pryor was stabbed Friday night in Pittsburgh and is in critical condition, according to reports. WTAE-TV in Pittsburgh was the first to break the news. Pryor, 30, reportedly was stabbed in the shoulder and chest sometime overnight at his apartment in the Heinz Lofts complex. A close family friend of Pryor […]

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‘It still came as a real emotional punch’: What it’s like to lose an election

Part of an occasional series By Ian Harrison Peggy Nash is all too familiar with the pain of political defeat, having lost three of the five times she ran for the federal NDP in Toronto’s Parkdale-High Park riding. “Campaigns are very intense,” Nash said. “Then if you lose, it’s like you’re hitting a brick wall […]

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Texas chemical plant blasts: 50,000 people allowed back home

Officials in southeast Texas have lifted a mandatory evacuation order that followed two explosions at a petrochemical plant on Wednesday. The evacuation displaced 50,000 people ahead of Thanksgiving, leaving residents to spend the holiday in hotels and makeshift shelters.  “We’ve lived here for thirty years and this is the first time this has ever happened,” […]

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Travis Scott

Kylie Jenner’s grandmother reveals reason behind shock Travis Scott split

Travis Scott and Kylie Jenner split in October (Picture: Getty) Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott shocked fans when they confirmed their split last month, after two years together. The Lip Kit queen, 22, has kept tight-lipped over the whole thing, simply explaining that she is still on ‘great terms’ with the Sicko Mode rapper – […]

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