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Preschoolers die after being set alight in Brazil

Preschoolers die after being set alight in Brazil

Witnesses also claim Damiao embraced some of the children which caused their bodies to burn. The municipality of Janauba announced a 7-day mourning in region. The motive of the attacker remains un...

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United States increases import tariffs on Bombardier C-Series planes

United States increases import tariffs on Bombardier C-Series planes

Bombardier is facing a planned 220% tariff as part of a separate investigation, the US Department of Commerce confirmed. Specifically, Boeing charges that Bombardier previous year sold Delta Air Lin...

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US Lifts Sudan Sanctions, Wins Commitment Against Arms Deals with North Korea

US Lifts Sudan Sanctions, Wins Commitment Against Arms Deals with North Korea

The U.S. intends to continue to improve bilateral relations with Sudan . Omar al-Bashir, who took power in a military coup in 1989, faces genocide charges at the worldwide criminal court relati...

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Journo Makes Disturbing Claims Harvey Weinstein Masturbated In Front Of Her

Journo Makes Disturbing Claims Harvey Weinstein Masturbated In Front Of Her

Sivan, a TV anchor at the time , claims Weinstein took her to the restaurant's kitchen, where the Hollywood producer proceeded to dismiss two staffers. The incident in the vestibule didn't last...

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Trump administration scraps ACA's birth control mandate

Trump administration scraps ACA's birth control mandate

Policy experts, however, argue that this could open the door to hundreds of employers dropping coverage. The rollback could happen as soon as Friday, according to The New York Times . Since contrac...

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British Prime Minister insists she has

British Prime Minister insists she has "full support" of Cabinet

Mr Shapps was a minister in David Cameron's government but an ally of the former premier said he has misjudged the situation. It was supposed to be one of the most important speeches of British Pri...

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United Nations braced for 'further exodus' of Rohingya from Myanmar

United Nations braced for 'further exodus' of Rohingya from Myanmar

Around 515,000 people have crossed into Bangladesh in the last six weeks after a military crackdown that the United Nations has described as ethnic cleansing. The World Health Organisation (WHO) has...

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Vegas Shooter Booked Hotel Room Overlooking Lollapalooza

Vegas Shooter Booked Hotel Room Overlooking Lollapalooza

Anonymous officials said that Paddock looked for hotels near Fenway Park, where the Red Sox play and the Boston Center for the Arts. The disclosures came as investigators struggled for a fourth day ...

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GOP Senator Uses Muslims In Ridiculous Argument Against Gun Control

GOP Senator Uses Muslims In Ridiculous Argument Against Gun Control

We can and must put politics aside, stand up to the NRA , and work together to try to stop this from happening again", she tweeted . As details were still emerging about the worst mass shooting in...

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China Open: Rafael Nadal beats Karen Khachanov to reach quarter-finals

China Open: Rafael Nadal beats Karen Khachanov to reach quarter-finals

Handed a hard draw, the Spaniard was almost eliminated in the first round at the hands of Frenchman Lucas Pouille , saving two match points in a 4-6, 7-6 (6), 7-5 win. He's playing well. He had a goo...

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Pakistan genuinely concerned about India's role in new U.S. strategy: Khawaja Asif

Pakistan genuinely concerned about India's role in new U.S. strategy: Khawaja Asif

A common pattern that is emerging in worldwide forums is that when Pakistan is accused of providing safe havens to terrorists, the nation shifts the focus to alleged human rights violations in Kashmir...

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Employee Dies In Japan Due To Heavy Overtime

Employee Dies In Japan Due To Heavy Overtime

The official added that it was necessary to study how elections are covered because of the threat overwork poses to media workers. When asked by the Asahi Shimbun why the announcement of the cau...

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Las Vegas gunman stockpiled weapons over decades, planned attack

Las Vegas gunman stockpiled weapons over decades, planned attack

As authorities began investigating the mass shooting in Las Vegas Sunday night, Marilou Danley quickly became someone they wanted to talk to. NBC News reported that Paddock wired $100,000 to t...

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Was US shooter originally targeting Las Vegas festival headlined by Lorde?

Was US shooter originally targeting Las Vegas festival headlined by Lorde?

More than 500 people were injured in the attack. Ms Danley is believed to have been in the Philippines when the shooting occurred, though some media is reporting she was in Japan. Speaking to report...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions Revives Bush-Era Crime Plan

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Revives Bush-Era Crime Plan

In the memo laying out his decision, Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded an Obama-era rule that had interpreted the Civil Rights Act to protect transgender workers. "Nothing in this memorandum ...

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NASA Provides Coverage for First Meeting of the National Space Council

NASA Provides Coverage for First Meeting of the National Space Council

As evidence of this drift, Pence cited the fact that NASA astronauts haven't gone beyond low-Earth orbit since the final Apollo moon mission, in 1972. "America must lead in space once again". Now ...

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Catalan Leader Continues to Fight for Independence Despite Threats of Arrest

Catalan Leader Continues to Fight for Independence Despite Threats of Arrest

About 300,000 people took to the streets of Barcelona in protest at police actions during Sunday's referendum. "Georgia hopes that the situation in the Kingdom of Spain will be peacefully regu...

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Russian Federation satisfied with current oil prices: Novak

Russian Federation satisfied with current oil prices: Novak

On Wednesday, King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud of Saudi Arabia began his first-ever visit to Russian Federation which is set to last until October 7. Mr Putin expressed hope that it would boost...

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Iran, Turkey coordinate military response to Kurdish independence vote

Iran, Turkey coordinate military response to Kurdish independence vote

Meanwhile, Russian President Vladimir Putin said that his country was exercising a policy of non-interference and using cautious rhetoric after the independence referendum in Kurdistan in order not ...

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'Trump dossier' on Russian Federation links now part of special counsel's probe

'Trump dossier' on Russian Federation links now part of special counsel's probe

Burr said the committee has made a number of unsuccessful attempts to contact Steele and hopes he will cooperate. The special counsel investigating whether Russia tried to sway the 2016 US election ...

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Picture Of Suspected Las Vegas Gunman Slowly Emerges

Picture Of Suspected Las Vegas Gunman Slowly Emerges

Ms Danley is expected to return to the U.S. on Wednesday (local time). A receptionist at the office of Los Angeles-based criminal defense attorney Matthew Lombard confirmed he was representing Danle...

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Saudi Arabia looks towards Russian Federation

Saudi Arabia looks towards Russian Federation

Several investment deals, including on a liquefied project and petrochemical plants, could also be signed during the trip and plans for a $1-billion fund to invest in energy projects are likely to be ...

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Russians reportedly used Facebook ads to target voters in key swing states

Russians reportedly used Facebook ads to target voters in key swing states

This is likely because its auction is designed so that ads only reach people based on relevance, and those ads just didn't make the cut. They touched on topics ranging from "LGBT matters to race issue...

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New ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman meets with Putin

New ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman meets with Putin

The authorities said he did not have permission to organise such events. The ruling would keep him away from a major rally this weekend. Police arrested Navalny on Friday Sept. "Old man Putin go...

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French police arrest 5 after homemade bomb found in Paris

French police arrest 5 after homemade bomb found in Paris

A mobile phone attached to the cylinders is being investigated as a possible detonator, a security source told AFP. Petrol had been sprinkled around the canisters, sources close to the inquiry said....

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Bomb found near Paris Saint Germain football stadium in French capital

Bomb found near Paris Saint Germain football stadium in French capital

Police then found another two cylinders outside the building. The law will give authorities the power to place people under house arrest, order house searches and ban public gatherings without the p...

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Kim Jong-nam death: Women plead not guilty

Kim Jong-nam death: Women plead not guilty

Two women who were part of his group as escorts sprayed a VX nerve agent in Jong Nam's face while they were at the klia2 terminal at Kuala Lumpur International Airport. North Korea has denounced the s...

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Palestinian PM Vows to Take Full Responsibility for Gaza

Palestinian PM Vows to Take Full Responsibility for Gaza

The comments follow the arrival on Sunday of a delegation of Fatah and Palestinian unity government officials in Gaza for the first time in three years to launch a unity government, a development ...

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Democrat with Puerto Rico ties: Trump response 'disgraceful'

Democrat with Puerto Rico ties: Trump response 'disgraceful'

Duke said that on day one of the crisis, President Donald Trump gave them the guidance of "people first", and in the relief efforts, "that's what we've been focused on". In enumerable ways large and...

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Setback to Trump as his candidate loses Senate runoff

Setback to Trump as his candidate loses Senate runoff

Constitution on Wednesday. In face, Trump deleted tweets supporting unusual after Moore won , which could present legal problems . But Mr Moore derided his opponent as an "establishment lackey"....

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2 children dead, 9 injured in Pakistan shelling on LoC; militant killed

2 children dead, 9 injured in Pakistan shelling on LoC; militant killed

The daily quoted sources as saying that the Pakistani army also resorted to targeting Indian citizens apart from firing at their Indian counterparts. 5 civilians were also injured. Thus foiling infilt...

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Pakistan concerned over Iraqi Kurdistan referendum

Pakistan concerned over Iraqi Kurdistan referendum

Iran's Ministry of Roads and Urban Development has warned companies against shipment of oil products to and from the Iraqi Kurdistan "until further notice", Iranian news agencies reported on Saturd...

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Myanmar proposes to take back the Rohingya

Myanmar proposes to take back the Rohingya

Jamalida is one of the thousands who fled Myanmar to escape the atrocities faced by Rohingya Muslims and are now seeking refuge in Bangladesh because they are unable to return to their homes. "Myanmar...

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Arrest Made: Edmonton Terrorist Attack

Arrest Made: Edmonton Terrorist Attack

The officer was outside his vehicle, which had its lights flashing to improve visibility. Knecht said the officer was standing behind a barricade when a Chevrolet Malibu crashed into it and hit th...

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Trump tweets about San Juan mayor, kneeling during national anthem, NFL players

Trump tweets about San Juan mayor, kneeling during national anthem, NFL players

At a press conference Saturday, Ricardo Rosselló, governor of Puerto Rico, appeared to defend the Trump administration, although Reuters reports he said he had not seen Trump's Saturday tweets . AT...

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Baghdad halts worldwide flights to Kurdistan over referendum

Baghdad halts worldwide flights to Kurdistan over referendum

General Masoud Jazayeri, spokesman for Iran's joint armed forces staff, said the maneuver will be held in the coming days in northwest Iran near the Iraqi Kurdistan border. "We urge calm and an end t...

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Marc Ingla wants full inquiry from LFP after Amiens stand collapse

Marc Ingla wants full inquiry from LFP after Amiens stand collapse

If Amiens is found responsible, it faces a number of possible sanctions: a fine, playing a match with either part or all of its stadium closed, or even a points penalty. Alain Gest, president of Am...

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Tax Reform: What Trump's Proposed Tax Plan Means for Hoosiers

Tax Reform: What Trump's Proposed Tax Plan Means for Hoosiers

He and congressional Republicans are counting on a tax overhaul to lift their political fortunes headed into the 2018 midterm elections. "President Trump has been a tireless advocate for manufacture...

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Berry Gordy's Statement on the Passing of Hugh Marston Hefner

Berry Gordy's Statement on the Passing of Hugh Marston Hefner

Hugh Hefner , therefore, wished to bequeath his $ 43 million (plus $ 100 million from the sale of his mansion, the Playboy Mansion) to her children, USC Cinematic Arts in Los Angeles and many works...

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Catalans Occupy Polling Stations as Spanish Govt Cracks Down

Catalans Occupy Polling Stations as Spanish Govt Cracks Down

The rejection stung, and Spain's 2008-2013 financial crisis and the harsh austerity measures that followed generated more support for secession, with many Catalans feeling they could do better on thei...

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Russians targeted race and other divisive issues with Facebook political ads

Russians targeted race and other divisive issues with Facebook political ads

The Senate Intelligence Committee has summoned Facebook , Google , and Twitter to testify at a public hearing November 1 about Russia's use of social media to influence U.S. Warner went on to ...

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What causes rockfalls like the deadly one in Yosemite?

What causes rockfalls like the deadly one in Yosemite?

There's no word on his condition. According to the National Park Service , seven rockfalls occurred Wednesday at one of the area's most famous climbing destinations - El Capitan. A climber crushed ...

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North Korean diplomat in Russian Federation for talks on US

He asserted on the need for the worldwide community to unite. Prof. Yang Moo-jin of the University of North Korean Studies in Seoul believes Russian President Vladimir Putin could be an apt intermed...

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Presidents Cup 2017: How did Fowler, Thomas top International Team's unstoppable duo?

Presidents Cup 2017: How did Fowler, Thomas top International Team's unstoppable duo?

Venezuelan Jhonattan Vegas and Argentinian Emiliano Grillo will take on Phil Mickelson and Kevin Kisner , and the South African duo of Branden Grace and Louis Oosthuizen will take on Ricki...

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Ardent facility in Puerto Rico restarts partial operations

Ardent facility in Puerto Rico restarts partial operations

Ricardo Rosselló he said on CNN . Mr. Trump pledged a relentless effort to help Puerto Rico recover from hurricane devastation following the remarks. "I know it is really a good news story in ter...

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Cops: Toddler Finds Gun, Shoots 2 at Day Care

Cops: Toddler Finds Gun, Shoots 2 at Day Care

The police received a 911 call at 10:20 a.m. EDT Wednesday about the shooting from someone inside a home in the 3600 block of Harding. Police took the other children to the police station to be reun...

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Donald Trump Has Embarrassed America And Really Needs To Stop Tweeting Now

Donald Trump Has Embarrassed America And Really Needs To Stop Tweeting Now

Donald Trump won only a fraction of the black vote in last year's United States presidential election and opinion polls out this week suggest he remains deeply unpopular among African-Americans. Ameri...

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Suffocated, crushed: 22 killed in Mumbai bridge stampede

Suffocated, crushed: 22 killed in Mumbai bridge stampede

The tragedy took place amid rain in the city around 10.40 am when the FOB was heavily crowded, a police official said. The urgency of immediately widening each urban foot-over-bridge (FOB) to the re...

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Mom flew to Germany, left 4 kids home alone in Iowa

Mom flew to Germany, left 4 kids home alone in Iowa

Tyler Tompkins told KCCI . Upon arriving, officers found four children - two 12-year-olds, a 7-year-old and a 6-year-old - alone. Police were able to contact Macke in Germany and ordered her to ret...

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Russian opposition leader arrested ahead of protest

Russian opposition leader arrested ahead of protest

The press service of Moscow's interior ministry was cited by the Tass news agency as saying Navalny had been detained due to his "repeated calls to take part in unsanctioned public events". The anti...

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