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  1. 18 wanted persons nabbed through Oplan BulabogRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Sun-Star

    A DAY after martial law in Mindanao was extended, the Davao City Police Office conducted another Oplan Bulabog operation in 10 police stations in the city. Eighteen wanted persons were nabbed and close to 2,000 were profiled to check whether they are connected to lawless armed groups.


  2. Sports ShortsRead the original story

    21 min ago | The Bolivar Commercial

    The Big Man University Wolves kept their perfect season alive as they defeated the Southern Ms Titans 22-8 in the 10U semifinals of the Mississippi Bowl Championship Football Series Saturday in Magnolia. BMU improved to 13-0 and will play Ambush in the title game at Hughes Field Saturday in Jackson at 6:30 p.m. The Missfits from Carrollton won the team division with a score of 2,945, Art Hicks and Anthony Jefferson from Carrollton won the doubles division with a 1,443, Bobby Goss of Carrollton won the singles division with a 754, Warren Clark of Greenville won the super senior division with a 1,363, Maryon Ruffin, of Lisman, Ala.


  3. The anxious extrovert's guide to Christmas partiesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Metro

    It's a common assumption that only introverts struggle with socialising in big groups, while us extroverts thrive off of big parties and being the centre of attention. While I may be a loudmouth who loves screaming in a pub with her friends and can hold my own at a bar wearing two petticoats and five-inch heels, nothing fills me with more dread than a big Christmas party.


  4. 26 people arrested after massive soccer fan brawl in SerbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago |

    Police in Serbia have arrested 26 people after a massive fan brawl during a soccer match between Belgrade rivals Red Star and Partizan left at least 20 people injured.


  5. UNC Charlotte men's basketball coach, Mark Price, releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | WSOCTV

    UNC Charlotte Chancellor Dr. Philip Dubois and Director of Athletics Judy Rose announced Thursday that they released head men's basketball coach Mark Price from his contract, effective immediately. Charlotte 49ers men's basketball coach Mark Price has been released from his contract, effective immediately.


  6. Uber Eats to offer couriers insurance in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Reuters

    Uber's [UBER.UL] food-delivery business will begin offering an insurance package to its couriers in Europe, a move to address the conditions of "gig economy" workers. Riders for food-delivery companies such as Uber Eats and Deliveroo are typically self-employed and the firms have come under fire for how they treat their workers.


  7. Silver Shattas crush Topp XX 3-1, Blueberry Hill upset Amelia's Ward 1-0Read the original story

    23 min ago | Stabroek News

    Defending champion Silver Shattas crushed Topp XX by a 3-1 scoreline, when the 5th Annual Upper Demerara Football Association /GT Beer Football Champion-ship continued on Wednesday. Staged at the Mackenzie Sports Club ground, Linden, the holders broke the deadlock in the 28th minute, as Damion Williams found the back of the net.


  8. Contempt finding rescinded for Ramsey County public defender who challenged courtRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    A contempt finding against Ramsey County Chief Public Defender Jim Fleming has been rescinded in light of ongoing talks and modifications to the county's court practices. Ramsey County District Judge Thomas Gilligan Jr. originally found Fleming in contempt on Nov. 6 when Fleming instructed one his employees, public defender Baylea Kannmacher, to skip her jury trial because of her caseload and the county's practice of summoning attorneys to start trial at a moment's notice.


  9. Nephews of Venezuelan president's wife get 18 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBC News

    Francisco Flores, left, and Efrain Campo, are seen in this court sketch with earphones during their 2016 drug trial. The pair, nephews of the Venezuelan president's wife, have been sentenced to 18 years.


  10. .com | At least 66 journalists 'languishing in African jails' - media watchdogRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News24

    A Zimbabwean cleric, who grabbed land from a white Zimbabwean farmer, has ignored President Emmerson Mnangagwa's directive, and Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza has launched a campaign to extend his rule. Cape Town At least 262 journalists have been jailed for doing their job around the world, and 66 of these, are in Africa - as of December 1, says a media watchdog.


  11. 'The Simpsons' predicted Disney purchasing 20th Century FoxRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    A 1998 episode of the TV series correctly prognosticated that Disney would own 20th Century Fox. A scene in the Season 10 episode "When You Dish Upon A Star" shows the outside of the Fox studio, where "A Division Of Walt Disney Co" is written on a sign in front of the building.


  12. Lance Armstrong set to attend next year's Tour of FlandersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    Disgraced former American cyclist Lance Armstrong is controversially set to attend next year's Tour of Flanders as a guest of the famed cobbled classic, race organisers said on Thursday. Armstrong was stripped of his record seven Tour de France titles won between 1999 and 2005 for a reign of doping that badly tarnished cycling's credibility.


  13. The Latest: New Polish leader hopes for compromise on BrexitRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    British Prime Minister Theresa May attends the plenary session of One Planet Summit, in Boulogne-Billancourt near Paris, France, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. World leaders, investment funds and energy magnates promised t... Donald Tusk, president of the European Council, sought to distance himself from the hard-line anti-migrant views of leaders in his native Poland, saying he would never speak about migrants the way they do.


  14. Decorative snow plowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Southside Sentinel

    Students of Middlesex High School (MHS) art teacher Brindley Lowe designed the art work and painted a VDOT snow plow (above), which is now on display in front of MHS in Saluda.


  15. Crystal Palace boss issues warning to his players after late win over WatfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Croydon Guardian

    Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson issued a warning to his players after their last-gasp win over Watford on Tuesday evening. Late goals from Bakary Sako and James McArthur ensured the Eagles moved out of the relegation zone for the first time this season.


  16. Lamin A/C Cardiomyopathy: Cutting Edge to Personalized Medicine [Editorial]Read the original story

    Wednesday | Circulation

    Dilated cardiomyopathy has a prevalence currently estimated as high as 1:250/1:500 and affects mostly young working-age people. Genetic characterization is gaining a prominent role in personalizing DCM prognostication.


  17. 'Sexual deviant' sentenced to 46 years' jail over niece's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    A Sydney man who tortured and then murdered his niece before dumping her body in a blowhole has been sentenced to 46 years in jail. In April 2016, Derek Barrett bound and gagged 25-year-old Mengmei Leng in their home at Campsie in Sydney's south-west.


  18. 3 injured when restaurant under construction collapsesRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | SFGate

    A fast food restaurant under construction collapsed in Santa Rosa on Thursday and injured three workers, Fire Department officials said. The collapse happened just before 12:30 p.m., at 2005 Cleveland Ave. in the northwestern part of Santa Rosa, said Santa Rosa Fire Department Battalion Chief Mark Basque.


  19. (Odebrecht scandal) Peruvian president faces calls to resignRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | The Standard

    President Pedro Pablo Kucyznski scrambled for his political survival Thursday as opponents demanded he resign over revelations of decade-old payments from a Brazilian construction company at the center of Latin America's biggest graft scandal. Lawmakers from Peru's two biggest parties said congress would initiate impeachment proceedings as early as Friday unless Kuczynski stepped down... President Pedro Pablo Kucyznski scrambled for his political survival Thursday as opponents demanded he resign over revelations of decade-old payments from a Brazilian construction company at the center of Latin America's biggest graft scandal.


  20. Let it snow, let it snow, let it snowRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | The Princeton Hearld

    Enjoying a snow flurry at the Christmas tree lighting in downtown Princeton last week was Peyton Romine. Amid flurries of artificial snow, Princeton residents ate hotdogs cooked by city employees and awaited the arrival of Santa Claus at the community Christmas tree lighting ceremony held Thursday, Dec. 7. City employees started the celebration well ahead of Santa's visit by serving free hotdogs, chips and drinks to show their appreciation of Princeton residents.