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Firms to pay $9M to settle suit over 2012 California fire

Officials say a construction company and a logging firm have collectively agreed to pay $9 million for damages resulting from a 2012 wildfire that burned more than 1,600 acres of national forest land in Northern California. Source: Fox News - National Firms to pay M...

Police, FBI probe suspected white supremacist attack on DJ

The FBI is helping investigate an attack by several suspected white supremacists on a black disc jockey at a tavern in Washington state over the weekend, authorities said Monday. Source: Fox News - National Police, FBI probe suspected white supremacist attack on...

The Latest: 2 city workers on modified duty in video case

The Latest on a video showing New York City police officers violently yanking a toddler from his mother's arms (all times local): 7 p.m. Two New York City employees involved in a confrontation that led to police forcefully taking a young child from his mother's arms...

Polygamous group lets go of sprawling Arizona worship center

A polygamous group based on the Utah-Arizona border is letting go of the sprawling building where its members worshipped, in the latest sign that the sect run by imprisoned leader Warren Jeffs is crumbling and losing control of the community it ruled for a century....

Polygamous group lets go of sprawling Arizona worship center

A polygamous group based on the Utah-Arizona border is letting go of the sprawling building where its members worshipped, in the latest sign that the sect run by imprisoned leader Warren Jeffs is crumbling and losing control of the community it ruled for a century....

Europe

Pressure grows on France's Macron over 'gilets jaunes'

France's beleaguered president Emmanuel Macron is expected to address the nation Monday after a fourth weekend of protests that have challenged his grip on power. Source: CNN Europe Pressure grows on France's Macron over 'gilets...

France 'gilets jaunes' protesters detained and tear-gassed

French police detained hundreds of people in Paris on Saturday and fired rubber bullets and hundreds of canisters of tear gas on protesters staging a fourth weekend of "gilets jaunes" demonstrations against the government of President Emmanuel Macron. Source: CNN...

France to suspend fuel price hike amid violent protests

France is to suspend a planned fuel price hike after "yellow vest" protests erupted into violence over the weekend, prompting calls for calm and government talks. Source: CNN Europe France to suspend fuel price hike amid violent...

France to suspend fuel price hike amid violent protests

France is to suspend a planned fuel price hike after "yellow vest" protests erupted into violence over the weekend, prompting calls for calm and government talks. Source: CNN Europe France to suspend fuel price hike amid violent...

UK and EU agree draft text on post-Brexit relationship

The European Union and the United Kingdom have agreed a draft declaration on their post-Brexit relationship, European Council President Donald Tusk said Thursday. Source: CNN Europe UK and EU agree draft text on post-Brexit...

48 hours of farce and fury reignite stagnant Brexit debate

As we reach the end of one of the most dramatic weeks in the Brexit debacle, what have we learned about the state of the negotiations, the politics of the United Kingdom and the mindset of the European Union? Source: CNN Europe 48 hours of farce and fury reignite...

Asia

Football: Neymar likely to start for PSG against Red Star

BELGRADE: Neymar is set to start Paris Saint-Germain's crucial Champions League tie at Red Star Belgrade if he comes through a pre-match training session unscathed, coach Thomas Tuchel said on Monday (Dec 10). "I think if training goes well today (Monday) then it's...

Football: Chelsea suspend four fans after Sterling racial abuse row

LONDON: Chelsea have suspended four people from attending their matches while the club carries out an investigation into allegations Manchester City star Raheem Sterling was racially abused during Saturday's Premier League clash. Television cameras apparently caught a...

US top court, Kavanaugh spurn Planned Parenthood defunding case

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday dealt a setback to Louisiana and Kansas, turning away their appeals of lower court rulings that blocked their efforts to end public funding to Planned Parenthood, a national women's healthcare and abortion provider, through the...

Israeli troops raid Palestinian news agency for footage

RAMALLAH, West Bank: Israeli soldiers raided the official Palestinian news agency on Monday in the occupied West Bank, a day after suspected Palestinian gunmen opened fire on Israelis outside a nearby Jewish settlement. Wafa, the Palestinian Authority news service,...

'Fearless Girl' gets new home at New York Stock Exchange

NEW YORK: She may be diminutive in stature but the "Fearless Girl" is standing tall against sexism at her new home outside the New York Stock Exchange. Nearly 200 people attended a brief ceremony for the unveiling of the statue, which appeared in New York's financial...

Two Italian doctors probed over footballer Astori's death

Two doctors who issued medical certificates declaring former Italy international footballer Davide Astori fit to play despite evidence he suffered from a heart condition prior to his death are under investigation for negligent homicide, the public prosecutor's office...

EU alarmed at study showing anti-Semitism worsening

The EU voiced alarm Monday as a survey showed nine of 10 European Jews believe anti-Semitism has worsened in the last five years, calling it a "canary in the coal mine". Source: Channel News Asia EU alarmed at study showing anti-Semitism...

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