Sat11222014

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Man Expected In Court Over Deadly Subway Shove

Pic: APNEW YORK: A man accused of shoving a stranger in front of a New York subway train was awaiting a court appearance on a murder charge today, the district attorney’s office said.

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Royal Twins Due Around Christmas, Says Monaco’s Prince Albert II

Prince Albert II of Monaco (right) and his wife Princess Charlene wave from the Palace balcony during Monaco’s National Day, November 19, 2014. — Reuters picMONACO: Monaco’s father-to-be Prince Albert II said the principality’s newest royals were likely to make an appearance before Christmas, adding he had asked his South African wife Princess Charlene to keep him in the dark about the twins’ gender.

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3-Year-Old In China Has Penis Cut Off By Uncle's GF -- After He Used Her Mobile Phone

Pic: ECNS.CNCHINA: A three-year-old boy's penis was cut off by his uncle's girlfriend in Luohe City, Henan on Nov 7.

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Baby Born With 8 Limbs

Pic: Fox NewsINDIA: Thousands have flocked to see a baby born with four arms and four legs in India, reported Central European News (CEN).The baby, dubbed “God Boy” by his parents because they say he looks like an Indian God, was born in Baruipur, a city in India's eastern West Bengal State.

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Muslim-Majority Jakarta Gets First Ethnically Chinese, Christian Leader

Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (left) is greeted by Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo after his swearing-in at the Presidential palace in Jakarta, November 19, 2014. — Reuters pic JAKARTA:  A Christian was inaugurated today as governor of the Indonesian capital for the first time in 50 years, despite weeks of protests from Islamic hardliners in the world’s most populous Muslim-majority country.

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Confusion Over Faulty Airbag Recall

Pic: Reuters/TRPTOKYO: Honda Motor Co today said it had not received a notice from US safety regulators about expanding nationwide a previous region-specific recall of flawed airbags supplied by Takata Corp.

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Mexican Boy Has Massive Tumour Removed In US

Jose Antonio Ramirez Serrano underwent surgery on Monday at the University of New Mexico Children's Hospital to remove the tumour from his neck, shoulder and torso area. — AP pic  ALBUQUERQUE: An 11-year-old Mexican boy who had been suffering from a massive tumour and drew international attention after US officials helped him get treatment in New Mexico had the growth removed after a long surgery, a church said on Tuesday.

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Indian Police Storm Ashram In Search Of Guru, Five Bodies Found

Supporters of Satguru Rampalji Maharaj, a self-styled ‘godman’, throw pieces of bricks and stones towards police during a protest outside the ashram of Rampal in Hisar in the northern Indian state of Haryana, November 18, 2014. — Reuters pic BARWALA: Police discovered five bodies today after storming the ashram of a wanted guru in northern India and another of the man’s followers died in hospital, an officer said.

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France Identifies Second French Citizen In IS Beheading Video

Paris prosecutor Francois Molins attends a news conference at the courthouse in Paris, November 17, 2014. — Reuters pic PARIS: A second Frenchman who appeared among Islamic State jihadists in a grisly execution video has been identified as a man from an eastern suburb of Paris, a source close to the case said today.

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Japanese ‘Black Widow’ With Seven Dead Partners Arrested

This picture taken on March 13, 2014 shows 67-year-old Japanese woman Chisako Kakehi, who was arrested in Kyoto on November 19 on suspicion of poisoning her husband with cyanide in the latest ‘Black Widow’ case. — AFP pic TOKYO: A 67-year-old millionairess was arrested today on suspicion of poisoning her husband with cyanide as it emerged six former partners had already died, in Japan’s latest apparent “black widow” case.

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