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US and UK regulators probe banks' ties to S.Africa's Gupta case

The FBI is using information from the #GuptaLeaks emails, the FT reported. The FBI investigation reportedly will focus on the nephews of Atul and Ajay Gupta - Ashish and Amol Gupta , who are Americ...

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19-year-old killed young siblings to be alone, police say

19-year-old killed young siblings to be alone, police say

Barnes said the victims were the youngest of Jefferson Murphy's five children, and Malik Murphy was the oldest. Murphy told the detective his plan was to kill his entire family and bury them in the ba...

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Bodies Found In Joshua Tree May Belong To Missing OC Hikers

Bodies Found In Joshua Tree May Belong To Missing OC Hikers

I didn't know when, but I had my answer, ' he told KESQ . "We thank God for bringing peace and closure for our family". "I find myself calling him even though I know he's not there". Searchers said t...

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S. Korea 'continuously' mulling unilateral sanctions on N

S. Korea 'continuously' mulling unilateral sanctions on N

Trump is also expected to have a meeting the same day with relatives of Japanese citizens kidnapped by North Korea decades ago, the sources said. "But we need to be prepared to respond to any eventual...

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Google spinoff to build high-tech community in TO

Google spinoff to build high-tech community in TO

The project was launched by Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau and Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt , who announced a United States dollars 50 million commitment from Sidewalk La...

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Casino Operator Crown Resorts Suffers Another Blow after MP Willkie's Misconduct Allegations

It recently received final government approval to expand beyond the cities of Melbourne and Perth and build a A$2 billion resort on the Sydney waterfront. Crown shares fell by 4% Wednesday. Austra...

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Airbus takes Stake in Bombardier

Airbus - in a long-running trade battle with Boeing Co. - argues that the USA company receives illegal tax breaks that act like subsidies and hurt competition. The Chicago-based company could explore ...

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Monmouth University Poll: Virginia Gubernatorial Race Is Tied

Monmouth University Poll: Virginia Gubernatorial Race Is Tied

Gov. Ralph Northam's 14-point lead among independent voters is all you need to know about the race to be Virginia's next governor", said Peter A. Brown, assistant director of the Quinnipiac Universi...

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Israel approves over 2600 settler homes this week: NGO

Israel approves over 2600 settler homes this week: NGO

The settlements are illegal under worldwide law. Israeli authorities approved on Monday the construction of 31 new housing units for settlers in the West Bank's flashpoint city of Hebron, for the fi...

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Does the media make up fake news about Trump?

Does the media make up fake news about Trump?

Further, the figure is even higher for those who strongly approve of how the U.S. President is performing, with 85 percent of that group disbelieving the media's coverage of Trump's performance. On We...

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Utah High School Cheerleaders Scream N-Word in Video

Utah High School Cheerleaders Scream N-Word in Video

The IT department has been instructed to look into whether the clip was created with a video-editing app capable of generating the offensive phrase. "Right now the focus is on the investigation and ...

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Canada "Flatly Rejects" US Dairy Proposal

As a result, Canada, Mexico and the United States have agreed to delay their next round of talks by almost a month, retreating to their respective capitals to work out "challenges" and "significant co...

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USA wants stronger India economic, defense ties given China's rise: Tillerson

USA wants stronger India economic, defense ties given China's rise: Tillerson

Stating that he looked forward to the US-India "2 plus 2" inaugural dialogue with PM Modi and President Trump, Tillerson said, "US needs to collaborate with India to ensure that the India-Pacific is r...

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Sessions says Justice to review Russian uranium deal

The report also noted the Justice Department effectively sat on the investigation into the racketeering program for four more years before making its discoveries public. Is that a coincidence? Charg...

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Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017: BJP releases list of 68 candidates

Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017: BJP releases list of 68 candidates

The Congress' list of candidates includes names of Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhdra Singh and party heavyweight, Rajinder Rana. Dhumal has swapped his present Hamirpur seat with party MLA ...

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Thousands of Rohingya refugees stranded near Bangladesh-Myanmar border

Thousands of Rohingya refugees stranded near Bangladesh-Myanmar border

A new wave of up to 15 thousand Rohingya refugees have crossed the border from their homes in Myanmar to seek refuge in the makeshift camps inside Bangladesh. In many places, satellite imagery showed ...

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At least seven martyred, 22 injured in Quetta truck bombing

At least seven martyred, 22 injured in Quetta truck bombing

On or hand, Taliban has reportedly undertaken attack. Speaking to media on Wednesday, Bugti stated that Pakistan is on the front line of terrorism and the country will fight the war till the last ...

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Hawaii judge Derrick Watson blocks Trump travel order

Hawaii judge Derrick Watson blocks Trump travel order

U.S. District Court Judge Derrick Watson, who blocked the second ban, authored the ruling again on Tuesday, which says that the third executive order on the matter ignored the "guidance afforded" by t...

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Kenyan election official flees country ahead of presidential poll

Kenyan election official flees country ahead of presidential poll

The re-run was ordered by the Supreme Court on September 1 after it nullified the August 8 re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta, following a petition by opposition leader Raila Odinga. Akombe said ...

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PM Modi to Attend BJP's Gujarat Gaurav Mahasammelan Today

PM Modi to Attend BJP's Gujarat Gaurav Mahasammelan Today

As predicted by his critics, PM Modi did not dole out any sops on Monday for voters, but Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani announced zero percent interest loans for farmers. On demonetisation, ano...

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Khamenei says Iran will 'shred' nuclear deal if USA quits it

The deal was also signed by China, France, Russia, Britain, Germany and the European Union. He said Mr Trump was "mad" because Iran was spoiling U.S. And if Congress fails to strengthen enforcement,...

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Dead, 2 Hurt In Shooting At Baltimore

Dead, 2 Hurt In Shooting At Baltimore

State police said they consider him "armed and risky". Davis urged anyone who sees him not to approach him, but to call 911. The victim, who knew Prince, gave police Prince's name and a descriptio...

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Cow on the Loose in Prospect Park, Police Say

Cow on the Loose in Prospect Park, Police Say

The bull escaped on Fourth Avenue near 16th Street in Park Slope and hoofed it to the Prospect Expressway and then south toward Prospect Park, police sources said. Many have documented the bull's jo...

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Homes evacuated in Santa Cruz Mountains as new wildfire breaks out

Homes evacuated in Santa Cruz Mountains as new wildfire breaks out

A fire burning in Boulder Creek in the Santa Cruz mountains prompted evacuations early on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 . The fire is near Las Cumbres Road, otherwise known as Highway 35, which lies we...

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Pres. Trump Signs Executive Order To Change Obamacare

Pres. Trump Signs Executive Order To Change Obamacare

Others, however, didn't do so. Enrollees who qualify for premium subsidies - which are separate and unaffected - won't have to pay much more, though they may need to switch plans to keep their rat...

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Two Chinese nationals indicted in fentanyl trafficking operation

Two Chinese nationals indicted in fentanyl trafficking operation

Forty-year-old Xiao-Bing Yan and 38-year-old Jian Zhang were charged in the federal districts of MS and North Dakota with conspiracy to distribute fentanyl, which is often sold as heroin, but is up to...

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Wales scrumhalf distraught after new ruling

Wales scrumhalf distraught after new ruling

Any player taking up a new contract outside Wales must have won 60 caps or more to be eligible to play for the country, the Welsh Rugby Union said. New Zealand, Ireland and England are the only na...

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Scaramucci Post deletes Holocaust tweet after backlash

Scaramucci Post deletes Holocaust tweet after backlash

He claimed the poll was meant to highlight the general public's ignorance of facts relating to the Holocaust. He went on to state that he has "publicly criticized the white supremacy movement" and t...

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USA official not ruling out N.Korea talks

USA official not ruling out N.Korea talks

He said: " Threat from North Korea has heightened to levels never seen before". It's been almost a quarter century of the same diplomatic policies under three different presidential administrations...

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USA trade representative says he's 'surprised' as Nafta talks pushed into 2018

USA trade representative says he's 'surprised' as Nafta talks pushed into 2018

If the deal falls apart there is no economic analysis as to what would happen but Lighthizer said "my guess is all three countries would do just fine". Lighthizer insisted that 50 percent of all auto ...

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President Vladimir Putin Endorses Russia's New Currency, the CryptoRuble

He told Russia Today: "I am so confident to declare that we will run CryptoRuble just for one simple reason: if we don't, our neighbours in the Eurasian Economic Community will do it in a couple o...

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Ahead of White Nationalist Speech, Fla. Gov Declares Emergency

Ahead of White Nationalist Speech, Fla. Gov Declares Emergency

On Oct. 7, he returned to Charlottesville to lead a white-nationalist march through the University of Virginia campus where the September incidents (which included the murder of a woman who was coun...

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AAA: Distractions and drinking fuel teen driver crashes

AAA: Distractions and drinking fuel teen driver crashes

Klauer led a naturalistic teenage driving study which discovered that novice teen drivers are involved in four times as many crash and near-crash events during the first 18 months of licensure. The ...

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I don't oppose Taj Mahal but Mughals: Sangeet Som

I don't oppose Taj Mahal but Mughals: Sangeet Som

He also stated Mughals' contribution to the Indian history is insignificant. "What history? Its creator wanted to wipe out Hindus", he said. He wrongly quoted history saying Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan...

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Gas prices dropping after storm spike

Gas prices dropping after storm spike

The auto club AAA said the average price per gallon of gas in Florida is $2.47, down from $2.72 a month ago. AAA reports that while the national average dropped two cents to $2.47 on Monday, most ea...

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'You're A Clown', Fani-Kayode Slams Okorocha Over Zuma's Statue Erection

'You're A Clown', Fani-Kayode Slams Okorocha Over Zuma's Statue Erection

Zuma ". The statue, unveiled over the weekend, when President Zuma was on a visit to Imo State, aimed at boosting ties between Africa's two major economies. It wondered whether by so doing Okorocha ...

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Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Rocket Attack on Southern Israel

Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Rocket Attack on Southern Israel

The foiled terrorist attempt in mid-day targeted checkpoints in Qawadis area in North Sinai province bordering Israel and the Palestinian Gaza Strip, said Egypt's military spokesman Tamer al-Refaay ...

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European Union foreign ministers approve new sanctions on N. Korea

European Union foreign ministers approve new sanctions on N. Korea

But shortly before Chung Sye-kyun, speaker of South Korea's National Assembly, was to take the floor, a TASS correspondent saw the North Korean delegation leaving the conference hall and going out...

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Couple described as adventure-seekers are free from captors

Couple described as adventure-seekers are free from captors

Pakistan's Foreign Ministry spokesman, Nafees Zakaria, said the Pakistani raid that led to the family's rescue was based on a tip from USA intelligence and shows that Pakistan will act against a "com...

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Giants upset Broncos in 23-10 stunner in Denver

Giants upset Broncos in 23-10 stunner in Denver

Siemian was injured during the first half of Denver's disappointing Week 6 loss to the previously winless New York Giants . It symbolized an ugly first half, and brought renewed concern about Sie...

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