Read More.... Sesame Street’s ‘Big Bird’ puppeteer dies at 85
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Sesame Street’s ‘Big Bird’ puppeteer dies at 85

(8 Dec 2019) Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street," died at the age of 85 at his home in the US…

Read More.... UK Election 2019: Boris Johnson’s Conservatives win majority – BBC News
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UK Election 2019: Boris Johnson’s Conservatives win majority – BBC News

Boris Johnson is back in Number 10 Downing Street tonight, this time as prime minister of a majority Conservative government, after a notable victory in yesterday’s election, where his party made sweeping gains in England and…

Read More.... ‘Not my prime minister’: protesters clash with police after Boris Johnson elected
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‘Not my prime minister’: protesters clash with police after Boris Johnson elected

Hundreds of protesters clashed with police when they marched through central London and in front of Downing Street in a demonstration against the election of Boris Johnson. Separate marches were organised on the day by Stand…

Read More.... Rice Nominated, Rockefeller Sworn In | This Week In History | 16 Dec 19
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Rice Nominated, Rockefeller Sworn In | This Week In History | 16 Dec 19

#ThisWeekInHistory: President-elect George W. Bush named Stanford professor Condoleezza Rice his national security adviser (12/17/2000); Nelson A. Rockefeller was sworn in as the 41st vice president of the United States in the U.S. Senate chamber by…

Read More.... Thousands march against president in Colombia
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Thousands march against president in Colombia

(8 Dec 2019) Thousands of Colombians gathered on Sunday for a musical protest against the government of President Ivan Duque. Among the acts performing at the protest were electro-pop group Bomba Estéreo and artist Yoky Barrios….

Read More.... Unapologetic Corbyn claims election was taken over by Brexit
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Unapologetic Corbyn claims election was taken over by Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn and his allies have blamed the result of the general election on the polarising effect of Brexit. But many MPs and candidates say the problem was the leader and his left wing agenda. SUBSCRIBE…

Read More.... Christmas lights brighten Mexico City’s Zocalo
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Christmas lights brighten Mexico City’s Zocalo

(8 Dec 2019) Thousands of people flocked to Mexico City’s historic center on Saturday evening to enjoy the prominent Christmas light display at the Zocalo. This year’s main decoration is a blue and white star, accompanied…

Read More.... Protesters to president: defend Ukraine at talks
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Protesters to president: defend Ukraine at talks

(8 Dec 2019) Protesters gathered outside the Ukrainian president’s office on Sunday warned that if their country’s interests are ignored during forthcoming peace talks with Russia, there could be a repeat of the 2014 Euromaidan protests….

Read More.... ‘Sesame Street’ puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at 85
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‘Sesame Street’ puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at 85

(8 Dec 2019) ORIGINAL ‘SESAME STREET’ PUPPETEER CAROLL SPINNEY DIES AT 85 Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on "Sesame Street," died Sunday (8…

Read More.... The Brexit election explained: where do we go from here?
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The Brexit election explained: where do we go from here?

‘Let the healing begin’ Boris Johnson declared today, in a victory speech on the steps of Number 10 aimed at bringing a fractured country back together. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) He insisted the focus would be on the…

Read More.... PM pledges to get Brexit done after historic win
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PM pledges to get Brexit done after historic win

Boris Johnson says he has an "overwhelming mandate" from the election to "get Brexit done" but wants the country to begin "healing" after a divisive campaign. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow…

Read More.... Thousands watch Xmas play projected Lima cathedral
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Thousands watch Xmas play projected Lima cathedral

(8 Dec 2019) Thousands of Peruvians gathered in Lima on Saturday to enjoy a Christmas tale of a boy and his grandmother projected on the Lima Cathedral. The story "The Magic of Peruvian Christmas" brought the…

Read More.... FBI presumes base shooting was act of terrorism
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FBI presumes base shooting was act of terrorism

(8 Dec 2019) FOR CLEAN VERSION SEE STORY NUMBER: apus127818 The FBI says that no arrests have been made in the deadly shooting at the Florida naval base shooting and that all international students at the…

Read More.... Migrants leave Bosnian camp as winter bites
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Migrants leave Bosnian camp as winter bites

(8 Dec 2019) Police in the Bosnian town of Bihac have begun transferring migrants out of the Vucjak outdoor camp, where conditions have been unbearable due to dropping temperatures. Migrants were transported to other camps, but…

Read More.... FBI presumes base shooting was act of terrorism
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FBI presumes base shooting was act of terrorism

(8 Dec 2019) The FBI says that no arrests have been made in the deadly shooting at the Florida naval base shooting and that all international students at the base have been accounted for. The information…

Read More.... Iraq forces at checkpoint with ‘Blue Hats’ militia
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Iraq forces at checkpoint with ‘Blue Hats’ militia

(8 Dec 2019) Iraqi security forces on Sunday set up checkpoints and manned them alongside unarmed members of a militia group to protect anti-government protesters in central Baghdad plazas, according to police. The move comes two…

Read More.... FBI presumes base shooting was act of terrorism
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FBI presumes base shooting was act of terrorism

(8 Dec 2019) The FBI says that no arrests have been made in the deadly shooting at the Florida naval base shooting and that all international students at the base have been accounted for. The information…

Read More.... Brazil indigenous protest at oil company in Madrid
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Brazil indigenous protest at oil company in Madrid

(8 Dec 2019) A small group of indigenous activists from Brazil on Sunday gathered outside the Madrid headquarters of an energy company to protest against an oil spill that has been affecting the Brazilian coast for…

Read More.... Boris Johnson gives speech outside 10 Downing Street after Tories secure election win – watch live
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Boris Johnson gives speech outside 10 Downing Street after Tories secure election win – watch live

British prime minister Boris Johnson visits Buckingham Palace for an audience with The Queen to ask permission to form a new government.

Read More.... Olive oil industry in Misrata adopts modern techniques
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Olive oil industry in Misrata adopts modern techniques

(8 Dec 2019) LEAD IN: Large equipment is saving time at this olive farm in Tomina, on the outskirts of Misrata. While many olive groves still use traditional methods for producing extra virgin olive oil in…

Read More.... Sky News Library Sales – A Year In Pictures 2019
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Sky News Library Sales – A Year In Pictures 2019

A compilation of 2019’s top news stories. For more details contact SkyNewsandSportLibrarySales@sky.uk. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews and https://twitter.com/skynewsbreak Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on…

Read More.... HKG protest organiser: 800,000 on the street
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HKG protest organiser: 800,000 on the street

(8 Dec 2019) One of the organisers of the protests which took place in Hong Kong on Sunday said that he estimates 800-thousand people were on the streets. The demonstrations were a mass show of support…