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  • TOne person was killed and multiple others were wounded in a shooting at a high school in western Kentucky on Tuesday, and a suspect was arrested shortly after the violence erupted, state police and the governor reported on Twitter. The shooting occurred around 8 a.m. CST (1400 GMT) at Marshall ...

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  • TThe founder of a militant group blacklisted by the United Nations for terrorism said on Tuesday he had filed a court petition to halt government plans to seize control of his charities. Hafiz Saeed is the founder of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), or Army of the Pure, blamed by the United States, India for ...

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  • TShares in Netflix Inc rose 9 percent to a record high in pre-market trading on Tuesday after the video streaming service trounced Wall Street targets for new subscribers in the fourth quarter. At least eight brokerages raised their price targets for the company’s shares by as much as $50. ...

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  • TFacebook will make it easier for its more than 2 billion users to manage their own data in response to a tough new European Union law that comes into force in May, the social network’s Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg said. “We’re rolling out a new privacy center globally ...

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  • TTurkey arrested dozens of people overnight for “spreading terrorist propaganda” about its Syrian incursion, state media said on Tuesday, raising to nearly 100 the number of such detainees, including politicians, journalists and activists. The latest police raids focused on the western ...

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  • TApple Inc will start taking online orders for its HomePod smart speaker from Jan. 26 in the United States, United Kingdom and Australia, just over a month later than initially planned. The $349 voice-controlled speaker, introduced in June and originally slated for a December release, can make music ...

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  • TThe global economy and geopolitical tensions are taking a back seat to a more immediate problem at this year’s Davos summit of political and business leaders: heavy snow is burying the venue. High in the Swiss alps on Monday, on the eve of the opening sessions, many of the roughly 3,000 ...

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  • TAnother 58 asylum-seekers held in an Australian-run detention center on Papua New Guinea (PNG) will leave on Tuesday for resettlement in the United States under a controversial refugee swap deal, a source familiar with the plan told Reuters. The asylum-seekers are the third and largest group to be ...

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  • TAbout two thousand people took to the streets of Haiti’s capital on Monday to protest comments attributed to U.S. President Donald Trump about the nation being a “shithole” country, which caused uproar in the world’s first independent black republic. Trump denied using the ...

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