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If tonight's game was a sellout, then the Bradley Center is nearing its 29th year of consecutive sellouts. This situation could and should have been avoided, but on Thursday night, they finally were able to get that first game out of the way, in a situation that has been weird for all involved.
  • Australia reaches deal to send refugees languishing on islands to US

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    He added that those granted resettlement would be part of Washington's annual refugee quota and "they are simply managing the mix of their refugee intake just as we are". Immigration Minister Peter Dutton said for refugees or asylum seekers who do not either return to their country or move to their assigned third country, they could be granted a 20-year visa to Nauru .
  • Trump Picks Pompeo for CIA Director

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    Attorney in the state of Alabama. Pompeo and Jordan released a supplement to the panel's report that concluded Clinton " misled the public " about the events in Benghazi because of President Obama's campaign for re-election. Republican allies of Sessions in Congress hailed the news. Sen. Sessions opposes any path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants and was an enthusiastic backer of Trump's promise to build a wall on the border with Mexico.
  • Man killed in Canton explosion identified

    Man killed in Canton explosion identified

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    The cause of the explosion was not immediately known, and authorities could not confirm if there were any other fatalities or injuries. Nichols says the blast's impact was "tremendous" and that it caused serious damage. "Everyone jumped. The door, where I was sitting blew open", she added. A crew of workers from Ameren Illinois arrived on the site around 5:30 p.m. after a report was made concerning a damaged gas line.
  • Mosul assault one month on, tough fight still ahead

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    As a result, overwhelming force can't bring swift victory, and the campaign is likely to take weeks. Government forces are still fighting in a dozen of about 50 neighborhoods on the eastern part of Mosul. It said following initial advances, the drive has been slowed by Islamic State's use of suicide auto bombings and sniper fire. Its seizure could also alarm Turkey, which is wary of Iraqi Shi'ite involvement in the civil war in Syria.
  • Trump denies transition turmoil as he considers top team

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    A document dated November 10 apparently from the transition obtained by Politico required transition staffers to pledge they would not work on any transition area "if I have engaged in regulated lobbying activities with respect to such matter, as defined by the Lobbying Disclosure Act, within the previous 12 months".
  • Abbas congratulates Trump, urges him to pursue peace deal

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    Palestinian officials said they were hopeful that the U.S. commitment to a two-state solution, which has been supported by both Democrats and Republicans, would continue during the Trump administration. Despite dozens of meetings throughout the U.S, Europe and the Middle East, the process remained frozen as Israel rejected calls to halt Jewish settlement building on Palestinian territory.
  • Rudy Giuliani is top contender as Donald Trump's secretary of state

    Rudy Giuliani is top contender as Donald Trump's secretary of state

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    A Trump official said John Bolton , a former USA ambassador to the United Nations, is also in contention for secretary of state . The official wasn't authorized to speak on the record and requested anonymity. "If the vice president-elect is getting together with the president-elect to discuss names, then I would say that it's serious, obviously", he said.
  • Men's World Cup ski races in Beaver Creek canceled

    Men's World Cup ski races in Beaver Creek canceled

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    Beaver Creek Resort is still scheduled for a Wednesday, Nov. 23 opening day, conditions permitting. Competition was due to be held in men's super-G, downhill and slalom from December 2 to 4, but organisers have admitted the anticipated winter conditions "did not arrive in time to allow race crews to create the demanding, 2,620 metres-long Birds of Prey course".
  • Israel court sticks to deadline for Amona settlement

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    Sunday's vote was rushed through the ministerial committee for legislation in an attempt to prevent the evacuation of the outpost of Amona in the Israeli-occupied West Bank by the end of the year. "The combination of the changes in the United States, in Europe and the region provide Israel with a unique opportunity to reset and rethink everything", Bennett said.