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The Israeli military shot down an Iranian drone that infiltrated the country early Saturday and struck Iranian targets in Syria that launched it, in what the military called a "severe and irregular violation of Israeli sovereignty". The Jerusalem Post reported that air raid sirens were heard in the Golan Heights and Beit She'an after Syrian forces opened fire with their anti-aircraft artillery.
  • Trade deals blocked for at least two years after Brexit

    Trade deals blocked for at least two years after Brexit

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    It is necessary to avoid a "hard" border, to preserve north-south cooperation on the island and protect the Good Friday Agreement from 1998 which ended sectarian violence in Northern Ireland . Prime Minister Theresa May, under pressure from hardline Brexit backers in her party, has toughened her stance on the transition in recent weeks. "Quite simply we have to construct a withdrawal agreement which is legally sound and does not give rise to any uncertainty in anyone's mind", Barnier said.
  • Sunoco fined $12M, but allowed to resume work on Pa. pipeline

    Sunoco fined $12M, but allowed to resume work on Pa. pipeline

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    Pipeline supporters praised DEP's lifting of the suspension, while the move was criticized by opponents. The $12.6 million fine is one of the largest civil penalties Pennsylvania has ever imposed, saying the money will be deposited into funds for clean water and dams and encroachments.
  • Congress to miss shutdown deadline as Senate goes into recess

    Congress to miss shutdown deadline as Senate goes into recess

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    Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) effectively shut down the government himself, at least for a few hours. Concerns over lack of movement on DACA is what triggered a three-day shutdown just weeks ago on January 20, as Senate Democrats objected to any bill without a legislative fix for DACA while the White House wanted other changes to immigration law in exchange for codifying DACA.
  • Flooding possible this weekend

    Flooding possible this weekend

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    Also, we will keep a watch on some of the smaller rivers and streams. An all-day rain looks present throughout the day on Saturday, with periods of heavier rain off and on. Heavy amounts of rain are likely, with a general 1"-3" for many. This is going to be where the WYMT Weather Team will watch closely. While I don't expect next week to be a washout, I do expect daily rain chances with more clouds than sunshine.
  • Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEN)

    Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEN)

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    Mathes Company Inc who had been investing in Intel Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $205.00 billion market cap company. The company had seen its current volume reaching at 0.92 million shares in the last trade.
  • Special prom brings smiles to many faces

    Special prom brings smiles to many faces

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    For Harley Redd, 25, of Clinton, she wanted to hear "Shake it Off". "I feel like a princess", said Hudson. Cody Trader, 26, of Davenport, had his crown over the crown of his cowboy hat. "We're most thankful for something like this in the area to make them feel special, to let them know that they are as flawless as God meant for them to be", said Tracie Howard.
  • Sunjwan attack: Fresh gunshots heard

    Sunjwan attack: Fresh gunshots heard

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    Pertinently, there was an intelligence input about the possible attack by Afzal-Guru squad on the fifth death anniversary of Afzal Guru in the J&K. As per initial reports, two people have been injured in the attack while one is said to be in critical condition.
  • Manchester United Reportedly in Talks over £45 Million Fabinho Deal

    Manchester United Reportedly in Talks over £45 Million Fabinho Deal

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    Last season, the club won the Europa League competition, securing it a slot in the lucrative Champions League for the current season. They are good and enthusiastic. As quoted by Metro , in a recent interview with Lancanet, Fabinho said: 'My time with Monaco was good, but I feel my time here is coming to an end.
  • The Best Photos From The PyeongChang Olympics: Feb. 9 Edition

    The Best Photos From The PyeongChang Olympics: Feb. 9 Edition

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    United States Vice-President, Mike Pence , has skipped a dinner at which he was due to share a table with North Korea's ceremonial head of state, Kim Yong-nam. Tensions on the Korean Peninsula have worsened over the past year, as North Korea has continued to develop its nuclear capabilities. By some accounts it will be the coldest Winter Games since 1994.
  • Track snow plows in your area, see road conditions with MiDrive cameras

    Track snow plows in your area, see road conditions with MiDrive cameras

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    Chicago was anticipating 6 to 12 inches (15 to 30 cm) of snow early on Friday with more expected over the weekend, according to the service's forecast . There could be a few leftover light snow showers on Sunday morning, but Saturday's storm system will be another quick-mover. A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Dane, Richland, Sauk, Columbia, Dodge and Jefferson counties for amounts of 3 to 6 inches there.
  • Winter Olympics underway after lively opening ceremony

    Winter Olympics underway after lively opening ceremony

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    Kim remained in the North Korean capital of Pyongyang , where he oversaw a huge military parade the previous day. The vice president's office confirmed that neither the vice president nor his wife, Karen Pence, had any interactions with North Korea's ceremonial head of state, Kim Yong Nam, or Kim Yo Jong .