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Israeli workers strike nationwide to protest Teva layoffs

Dec 17, 2017

Israel's national trade union has held a half-day nationwide strike to protest generic drugmaker Teva's decision to lay off a quarter of its workforce, snarling traffic and shuttering key services across the country

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Defiant Theresa May: UK 'proving doubters wrong' on Brexit

Dec 17, 2017

British Prime Minister Theresa May has said that her government is "proving the doubters wrong" after European Union leaders agreed that Brexit negotiations can finally move on to their next phase in the new year

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More than 30 dead in Philippines due to slow-moving storm

Dec 17, 2017

Officials say more than 30 people have been killed mostly due to landslides set off by a slow-moving storm in the central Philippines

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Pope appeals for freedom for 6 nuns abducted in Nigeria

Dec 17, 2017

Pope Francis is appealing for the liberation of six nuns who were kidnapped a month ago from their convent in Nigeria

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Taliban kill 11 Afghan police in attack on checkpoints

Dec 17, 2017

An Afghan official says Taliban insurgents have attacked checkpoints in the southern Helmand province, killing 11 police

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2 Danish journalists violently attacked in Gabon

Dec 17, 2017

A man stabbed 2 Danish journalists in Gabon's capital, declaring it was in retaliation for U.S. attacks against Muslims and leaving one reporter in serious condition, Gabon's defense minister said

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The Latest: Trump to meet with Cabinet members at Camp David

Dec 17, 2017

President Donald Trump will be holding a series of weekend meetings with Cabinet members at Camp David

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For GOP, tax bill's most visible win may be averting failure

Dec 17, 2017

Approval of the tax bill seems certain, and that means a White House signing ceremony, probably by Christmas, and Republicans hope that achievement would overshadow their failure to repeal the Obama health law

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Correction: Israel-Palestinians story

Dec 17, 2017

Correction: Israel-Palestinians story

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3 militant suspects killed in raid in Russia's Caucasus

Dec 17, 2017

Russia's top domestic security agency says three suspected militants have been killed in a raid in the country's North Caucasus

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Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather
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High: +11° Low: -2°

Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

Canberra Weather
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High: +27° Low: +17°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

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High: +6° Low: -5°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: ENE - 7 KPH

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High: +9° Low: +6°

Humidity: 97%

Wind: ENE - 17 KPH

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High: +16° Low: +4°

Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH