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Worldwide Truck hits 2 pedestrians in San Francisco
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The crash was first reported around 3:30 p.m.at Geary Boulevard and 21st Avenue. Two out of the seven people hurt are in serious condition. Four ambulances were dispatched to the scene. They say the family is going to be okay but the pedestrians have serious injuries. The five suffered minor injuries, and they range in age from pre-teen to adult.

Worldwide Dalits protest in Mumbai after Bhima Koregaon battle anniversary clashes in Pune
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Hundreds of protesters gathered in Priyadarshini, Kurla, Sidharth Colony and Amar Mahal areas on the Eastern Express Highway, took out processions and raised slogans against the government and the administration, an eyewitness told PTI . The violence had erupted after a local group and some members of the crowd on its way to the memorial had an argument over some issues. There was stone pelting, violence and arson but the police exercised great restraint to prevent the situation from going out ...

Worldwide Colder weather to move in as week progresses
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A wind chill advisory means that cold air and the wind will combine to create low wind chills. That broke a record of 5 degrees that was set in 1963. There will be a north northwest wind of 5 to 7 miles per hour. Allegheny, Armstrong, Butler and Westmoreland counties hit subzero temperatures Sunday into Monday, with the lows bottoming out between 6 and 8 a.m.

Worldwide 'Damaging gusts': Met Eireann issues status orange wind alert for Limerick
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Gales, with gusts of 60mph to 70mph, are likely. Winds of up to 80mph are expected to hit with this expected to start tonight and last throughout Wednesday. "The wind will pick up again later on Tuesday and Wednesday as developing Storm Eleanor heads towards the United Kingdom and Ireland". It warns that Storm Eleanor will quickly move across the country on Tuesday evening and into the night, with west to southwest winds of mean speeds 65 to 80 km/h, gusting up to 110 to 130 km/h, with ...

Worldwide Iran: Death toll rises to 16 in protests across the country
Author: 0 Iran: Death toll rises to 16 in protests across the country

As the protests continue in Iranian cities for the fifth day in a row, clashes between the security forces and the protesters led to the rise of the death toll to 20. "Unconfirmed reports also suggests that armed protesters" who tried to take over police stations and military bases were repelled by security operatives who have arrested 400 protesters.

Worldwide South Korea holds Panama oil tanker suspected of North Korea trade
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He used the message to warn the United States that the country is now in range of his nuclear warheads. Kim said in a broadcast New Year's address Sunday that the entire U.S.is now in range of North Korea's arsenal. Trump has nicknamed Kim "Little Rocket Man" and referred to his weight , while the North Korean leader has called the US president a "dotard" and warned of the "highest level of hard-line countermeasure in history".

Worldwide Triple Talaq bill to be tabled in Rajya Sabha on Tuesday
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Sources in Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress said the party will oppose the bill in the Rajya Sabha over the "criminalisation clause". In 2017, the BJP emerged as the largest party in the Rajya Sabha vertook Congress to become the largest political party in the Rajya Sabha, where it now has 58 members against 57 of the main opposition party.

Worldwide Jurgen Klopp: 'Philippe Coutinho, Mohamed Salah are injured'
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Barcelona had three bids for Coutinho rejected by Liverpool in the summer, the largest of which was worth £113m . With the January transfer window just around the corner, the Coutinho to Barca stories resurfaced - kickstarted by fans noticing that Barca sponsors Nike had created an ad promoting the Brazilian being in their colours.

Worldwide DeMar DeRozan delivers career-best performance with 52 points
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DeRozan eclipsed marks set by Terrence Ross (2014) and Vince Carter (2000), making 17 of his 29 field goals to lead the way in the overtime thriller. With Damian Lillard out of the line-up, Portland Trail Blazers shooting guard CJ McCollum scored a game-high 32 points with eight assists and six rebounds to lead his team past the Chicago Bulls 124-120 after overtime.

Worldwide Netanyahu: Israelis, Iranians to Be Friends After Fall of Gov't in Tehran
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Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu dismissed as ludicrous the accusation by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani that Israel is behind the current wave of protests in his country. Iran's "unity was a bullet (arrow) in their eyes and our progress and success in the world of politics and against the USA and the Zionist regime was not bearable to them", he said, adding that the Saudis "have blatantly said that we will create problems in Tehran".

Worldwide Kim vows North will mass-produce nukes, missiles
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But he also made it clear that his country would not give up its nuclear and missile programs, and he claimed that a " nuclear button " is always on his desk. Trump has nicknamed Kim "Little Rocket Man" and referred to his weight , while the North Korean leader has called the USA president a "dotard" and warned of the "highest level of hard-line countermeasure in history".

Worldwide Bitter cold greets New Year in Baltimore
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Bitterly cold weather will continue to close out the year 2017. A wind chill advisory is set to begin for the region at 9 p.m. tonight . Mostly sunny, breezy and cold. The forecast for the WSPY listening area shows wind chills with the possibility to dip to 35 below zero. Lows from Thursday through Saturday will be back into the single digits, with a few below zero numbers possible.

Worldwide Hard Freeze Warning and Wind Chill Advisory issued
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Get our daily forecasts on your Amazon Alexa device. The end of 2017 is wrapping up with some brutal cold. A wind chill advisory means cold air and the wind will combine to create low wind chills. Racing at Laurel Park was canceled Sunday because of the cold temperatures. We have a cold day in store with a mostly cloudy start with more sunshine this afternoon.

Worldwide Tourists, 2 Pilots Killed As Planes Crashes, Burns In Costa Rica
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The Public Safety Ministry posted photographs and video of the crash site showing burning wreckage of the plane in Guanacaste, northwest Costa Rica. Investigators are working into what caused a charter aircraft carrying 10 United States citizens and two local crew members to crash in a wooded area in Costa Rica, killing everyone on board.

Worldwide Lorde labelled a 'bigot' after she cancels Israel concert
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A full-page ad taken out by a rabbi in the Washington Post has called Lorde a bigot after she cancelled her Israel show. Boteach called Lorde a hypocrite for going ahead with two planned shows in Russia, despite Russian President Vladimir Putin's backing of the Assad regime in the Syrian civil war, a point others had previously noted.

Worldwide Male guardian requirement for Haj scrapped long ago: Asaduddin Owaisi
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According to the Ministry of Minority Affairs, now Muslim women aged above 45 will be allowed to go for the pilgrimage without " mehram " in a group of at least four. "The main problem concerning the Muslim women is education and livelihood". In that process, Saudi now relaxed rules and stated that women travelling in a group of more than 45 members to Mecca need not have a male companion.