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Volkswagen will spend €10bn on electric vehicles for China

Volkswagen will spend €10bn on electric vehicles for China

Volkswagen Brand's existing model offering is completely bring renewed and expanded. Investments of more than 1 billion euros will be assigned to a plant in Zwickau, eastern Germany to ramp up elect...

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Industry panel rules Venezuela in default

Industry panel rules Venezuela in default

Crisis-plagued Venezuela suffered another blow Thursday as a committee of creditors ruled that state oil company PDVSA has defaulted on its debt, a decision that triggers payment of default insurance ...

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Senate judiciary asks Kushner for missing emails

Senate judiciary asks Kushner for missing emails

For example, other parties have produced September 2016 email communications to Mr. Kushner concerning WikiLeaks, which Мr. Dianne Feinstein , D-Calif., sent President Donald Trump's son-in-law a le...

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Four die as United Kingdom light aircraft and helicopter collide mid-air

Four die as United Kingdom light aircraft and helicopter collide mid-air

The plane in the crash is understood to be a Cessna 152. Four people were killed on Friday (Nov 17) when an aircraft and a helicopter collided in Buckinghamshire, south England, local police said. E...

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White House may address sexual misconduct allegations against Moore, Franken

White House may address sexual misconduct allegations against Moore, Franken

Trump has weighed in on the Moore controversy, she reminded them. Asked why allegations about Franken warrant an ethics committee investigation but far more and more egregious claims against Trump...

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OH high court justice condemns sexual-indiscretion 'feeding frenzy,' defends 'heterosexual males'

OH high court justice condemns sexual-indiscretion 'feeding frenzy,' defends 'heterosexual males'

On his personal Facebook , O'Neill admitted to having sexual relations with about 50 women in the last 50 years. Hours after OH judge and gubernatorial candidate Bill O'Neill bragged about bedding ...

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Kenya: Five killed as Odinga return marred by violence

Kenya: Five killed as Odinga return marred by violence

There was a security scare on Friday, November 17 when the vehicle carrying opposition chief Raila Odinga was hit by a tear gas cannister. Live footage on Kenyan TV showed some protesters throwing s...

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Is North Korea's missile-test halt a signal to Washington?

Is North Korea's missile-test halt a signal to Washington?

The report said that throughout this year, there had been continued movement of parts and components into and out of two parts yards adjacent to the construction halls in the centre of the shipyard. M...

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Sub Inspector, Militant Killed In Zakura Shootout

Sub Inspector, Militant Killed In Zakura Shootout

Mir joined militancy almost two years ago and was now affiliated with Zakir Musa-led Ansar ul Gazwat ul Hind, police said. The Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) was behind the shootout on a police team today on...

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Giant penis over Washington state drawn by Navy aircraft

Giant penis over Washington state drawn by Navy aircraft

One mother told news outlet KREM 2 that she was upset that she might have to explain to her young children what the images were. Meanwhile on social media, photos of the phallic image continue t...

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Man Accidentally Shoots Himself and Wife in Church While Discussing Texas Shooting

Man Accidentally Shoots Himself and Wife in Church While Discussing Texas Shooting

The couple, who are in their 80s, were flown to a hospital with injuries that didn't appear to be life-threatening, according to the Associated Press . He put the magazine back in, apparently loaded ...

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Turkey withdraws troops from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation drills in Norway

Turkey withdraws troops from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation drills in Norway

NATO's website lists two military exercises that are now ongoing in Norway. Turkey has withdrawn from the Trident Javelin exercise, Erdogan also announced Friday, citing a separate incident in the d...

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Irving, Brown help Celtics beat Warriors 92-88

Irving, Brown help Celtics beat Warriors 92-88

Coach Steve Ker likes what he's seen of the new-look Celtics. The Celtics ultimately won on the night, 92-88, with Irving taking charge in the fourth quarter, finishing with 16 points, on 4-of-16 sh...

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Israel demolishes home of Palestinian who killed 3 Israelis

Israel demolishes home of Palestinian who killed 3 Israelis

The Palestinian terrorist ran over a 70-year-old man near the settlement of Efrat. The soldier shot the perpetrator in self-defense, wounding and neutralizing him at the scene. The seriously wounded I...

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Trump welcomes college sports champions to the White House

Trump welcomes college sports champions to the White House

However, Staley told The Associated Press in September that the SC squad had yet to receive an invitation. It is customary for presidents to congratulate NCAA teams in the months after the Spring ...

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Pope Francis Condemns Growing Healthcare Inequality In Wealthy Countries

Pope Francis Condemns Growing Healthcare Inequality In Wealthy Countries

Using his almost five-year-old papacy to highlight the plight of the poor, Francis later made a surprise visit to an area near St. Peter's Basilica where volunteer doctors can give poor people medical...

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Delhi pollution: Kejriwal finally meets Haryana chief minister, says it's 'fruitful'

Delhi pollution: Kejriwal finally meets Haryana chief minister, says it's 'fruitful'

In a brief statement to the mediapersons, Manohar Lal and Arvind Kejriwal said that both the States have stressed upon the need for action on several measures aimed at preventing smog's re-occurrenc...

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Ohio Delays Execution After Failing To Find Sick Inmate's Vein

Ohio Delays Execution After Failing To Find Sick Inmate's Vein

Prison officials stopped the execution of Alva Campbell because they were having issues finding a suitable vein. . "They spent a lot of time with that ultraviolet light and tourniquets on his arms a...

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Supreme Court Will Review California Law Requiring Pro-Life Groups to Promote Abortion

Supreme Court Will Review California Law Requiring Pro-Life Groups to Promote Abortion

But some pregnancy centers, which are anti-abortion, argue that the law forces them to " speak the state's message in support of it ". That is required of state-licensed centers. The 11th Circuit rule...

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Cambodia's exiled ex-opposition leader announces return to politics

Cambodia's exiled ex-opposition leader announces return to politics

Hun Sen's next step is to see the CNRP dissolved by an anticipated court ruling on Thursday for allegedly conspiring with foreigners to topple his government. Despite being seen to do China's bidding,...

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Richard Spencer, other white supremacists lose Twitter verification

Richard Spencer, other white supremacists lose Twitter verification

Twitters said it was reviewing verified accounts and will remove verification from users whose behaviour did not fall within the guidelines . The verification checkmarks were normally given to p...

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Trump administration to lift ban on importing elephant trophies from Zimbabwe, Zambia

Trump administration to lift ban on importing elephant trophies from Zimbabwe, Zambia

The policy change comes shortly after Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke established an " International Wildlife Conservation Council " to promote public awareness of conservation and the "economic benef...

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Aus diplomat falls to death from NYC building

Aus diplomat falls to death from NYC building

Police said the brother-in-law became angry when Mr Simpson scared Mr Waugh's wife by spinning her around by the arms on the roof, which has low walls and railings. The iconic landmark tower was lit u...

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Striking Ontario college faculty reject offer, bargaining talks resume

Striking Ontario college faculty reject offer, bargaining talks resume

Last week, the Ontario Colleges announced plans to create a fund to help students experiencing financial difficulty stemming from the strike, but there is no information about applications or how to q...

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Judge Declares Mistrial in Menendez Corruption Trial

Judge Declares Mistrial in Menendez Corruption Trial

Menendez has raised more than $6 million between a legal defense fund and for his 2018 re-election campaign since he was indicted in April 2015, including $2.5 million for his re-election from Janua...

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Watch Trump's Rubio Moment: President Stops Speech For Water Break

Watch Trump's Rubio Moment: President Stops Speech For Water Break

He took another swig a few minutes later. The throwaway moment did not go unnoticed by the president's critics on Twitter . The president halted his speech to take a sip from a water bottle while...

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Three militants arrested in Kashmir

Three militants arrested in Kashmir

Khan said. "Non-Kashmiri militants are focused on their action and recruitment is mainly the concern of Kashmiris (militants)", he said. "This surrender policy will be for both the categories of milit...

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Profane Anti-Trump Sticker Stirs Up Texas Community

Profane Anti-Trump Sticker Stirs Up Texas Community

The owner of the truck, who KPRC 2 identified as Karen Forsenca, said the sticker would stay up as it has for almost a year, according to the local news station. Making "an offensive gesture or disp...

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Russia, US at Odds Before Vote on Syria Chemical Weapons Team

Russia, US at Odds Before Vote on Syria Chemical Weapons Team

Earlier, Russia repeatedly criticized the UN-OPCW Joint Investigative Mechanism (JIM) that was conducting a probe into chemical attacks in Syria under the UNSC mandate. The April 4 incident triggered ...

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Congress on Padmavati row: Review scenes which hurt sentiments

Congress on Padmavati row: Review scenes which hurt sentiments

The controversy surrounding Padmavati started during its making in April this year, when a fringe group called the Shri Rajput Karni Sena made a decision to attack the sets of the film in Jaipur, ...

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Google doodle celebrates Cornelia Sorabji, India's pioneer woman lawyer

Google doodle celebrates Cornelia Sorabji, India's pioneer woman lawyer

On what would have been her 150th birthday previous year, Somerville College announced the Cornelia Sorabji Scholarship in Law in honour of the first female lawyer in India and the first Indian woma...

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Trump offers condolences on Twitter about wrong mass shooting

Trump offers condolences on Twitter about wrong mass shooting

President Donald Trump tweeted about the horrific Texas shooting on Tuesday night, saying the "FBI and Law Enforcement has arrived". The tweet was also very similar to the post Trump shared on the...

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Escaped psychiatric patient from Hawaii captured in California

Escaped psychiatric patient from Hawaii captured in California

He was committed to the hospital outside Honolulu in 1981, after he was acquitted in the killing. Hawaii State Hospital Administrator William May said Tuesday that officials are fully cooperating wi...

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Assault On Uber Passengers Spurns Class Action Lawsuit

Assault On Uber Passengers Spurns Class Action Lawsuit

The lawsuit by women alleges that they were assaulted by Uber's drivers and claims that the ride-hail company has engaged in unlawful and fraudulent conduct that misguided them into believing thei...

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Children shot an Northern California elementary school

Children shot an Northern California elementary school

Gunman Kevin Neal, 43, was shot to death by police after spraying bullets at Rancho Tehama Elementary School on Tuesday morning, along with several other locations, wounding 10, including seven chil...

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Reaction: UK industry responds to minimum unit alcohol pricing

Reaction: UK industry responds to minimum unit alcohol pricing

The landmark move was announced by Britain's Supreme Court after a five-year legal battle in which the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA ), the industry lobby, lost an appeal. There were 1,265 alcohol-r...

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New Roy Moore accuser says he groped her in law office

New Roy Moore accuser says he groped her in law office

But the woman also came forward with a yearbook that had a note written to her to corroborate her story. His lawyer, Phillip Jauregui, held a freakish news conference Wednesday afternoon in which he...

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Aircraft Carrier Groups Take Part in Joint US- S. Korean Maritime Drills

The MSDF destroyers Inazuma, Makinami and Ise joined the carriers USS Ronald Reagan, USS Nimitz and USS Theodore Roosevelt , along with a dozen or so other U.S. Navy vessels took part in the dr...

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Magnitude 5.4 quake hits Korea's southeastern coastal city of Pohang

Magnitude 5.4 quake hits Korea's southeastern coastal city of Pohang

The South Korean Meteorological Administration specified that the natural disaster took place about nine kilometers from the coastal city of Pohang and left at least 14 people with minor injuries. Ele...

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Carbon County Church Serving as Drop Off Site for Operation Christmas Child

Carbon County Church Serving as Drop Off Site for Operation Christmas Child

Oakdale families are on a mission to make an impact in the lives of children in need. "My goal would just be.I can't even tell you". OCC is an annual program of evangelist Franklin Graham's worldw...

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