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Samantha Power, the USA ambassador to the United Nations, speaks to reporters. New Zealand's representative on the Security Council, Gerard van Bohemen, said the resolution was long overdue. In explaining the US abstention, Ambassador Samantha Power said the move doesn't signal diminished USA support for Israel; she later added that the continued construction of settlements "seriously undermines Israel's security".
  • Trump calls for United States expansion of nuclear weapons

    Trump calls for United States expansion of nuclear weapons

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    That's how President-elect Donald Trump clarified a tweet he sent Thursday which said the USA must "strengthen and expand" its nuclear arsenal, a remark that set off warnings and calls for explanation. Noting that Republicans won down-ballot House and Senate races, Putin asked, "Did we do that, too?" Spicer implied that "other countries" meant Russian Federation and China.
  • Three Pedestrians Killed In Crashes Thursday Night

    Three Pedestrians Killed In Crashes Thursday Night

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    It happened about 5:30 p.m. After that initial impact, the pedestrian was struck by an additional vehicle traveling on the southbound side, state police said. That driver, who appeared to be a male, stayed on-scene. Naugatuck police rerouted traffic diverted off Route 8 through the borough's downtown. Police said he was walking across the road when he was struck.
  • Trump clarifies nuke comment: 'Let it be an arms race'

    Trump clarifies nuke comment: 'Let it be an arms race'

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    Putin said he hopes that after Trump takes office the two of them can take "real steps to restore the framework of bilateral cooperation" and "bring our level of collaboration on the global scene to a qualitatively new level", according to a translation provided by the transition team.
  • Precipita l'aereo del coro dell'Armata Rossa, 92 morti

    Precipita l'aereo del coro dell'Armata Rossa, 92 morti

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    E se il presidente russo Vladimir Putin ha immediatamente ordinato un'inchiesta per stabilire cosa abbia portato l'aereo (un Tu-154 ) a precipitare, il capo della commissione Difesa del Senato, Viktor Ozerov, ha escluso il rischio terrorismo e "la tesi dell'attentato ".
  • Virginia Woman Trying to Avoid DUI Checkpoint Kills Missouri Mother

    Virginia Woman Trying to Avoid DUI Checkpoint Kills Missouri Mother

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    Police identified her as 32-year-old Rebecca Starling of St. Charles, Missouri. According to WYMT , the 5-year-old sustained serious injuries, while the 2-year-old sustained only minor injuries. They were headed to North Carolina to visit family. Authorities said the other driver, Samantha R. Dennis, 36, of Coeburn in southwest Virginia , was charged with felony murder and felony eluding after the crash.
  • UNSC Votes to Condemn Settlements

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    Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman on Sunday suspended all political and civil coordination with the Palestinian Authority following the United Nations Security Council's passing of a resolution condemning settlement activities in the West Bank and east Jerusalem.
  • Harper tweets support for Trump on Israeli settlements

    Harper tweets support for Trump on Israeli settlements

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    That draft was put on hold but it made a reappearance with sponsorship from New Zealand, Malaysia, Senegal and Venezuela. The U.S. was the only member of the Security Council to abstain in the 14-0 vote. Netanyahu said he spoke with US leaders, both Democrats and Republicans, who vowed to fight the move , including, he said, Israel's "friend" in the incoming administration.
  • Man pays tribute to his girlfriend and unborn child in heartbreaking post

    Man pays tribute to his girlfriend and unborn child in heartbreaking post

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    Perhaps the most heartbreaking detail are the stockings marked Brandon, Kaylee and Baby, with an ultrasound picture. I'm sorry I'm breaking my promise right now and telling everyone a couple weeks early, but I was so proud of you, and I want everyone to know how committed you were to this child, how health conscious you were, how you would go online each week and tell me things like, "Our baby is the size of grapefruit right now, or "Did you know our baby has already started to develop ...