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Trump puts migrant caravan at centre of midterm elections

Trump puts migrant caravan at centre of midterm elections

Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez is due to meet his Guatemalan counterpart Jimmy Morales in Guatemala City on Saturday for talks on a strategy to return the Honduran migrants . Throughout th...

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Massachusetts Powerball player wins $1 million

Massachusetts Powerball player wins $1 million

They are among the 2,191,856 people across the country who won prizes after Wednesday's drawing, majority winning the lowest possible prize of $4, according to the Powerball . According to a release ...

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Jamal Khashoggi disappearance: US asks Turkey for recording evidence

Jamal Khashoggi disappearance: US asks Turkey for recording evidence

The Washington Post published a column it received from his assistant after he was reported missing in which Khashoggi condemns the crackdown on journalists by Arab governments and the failure of t...

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Cabinet welcomes joint Saudi-Turkish Khashoggi probe

Cabinet welcomes joint Saudi-Turkish Khashoggi probe

Lindsey Graham , the Republican senator and confidant of the USA president, said he wanted to "sanction the hell out of Saudi Arabia" and pointed the finger at its crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman - ...

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Mega Millions Results for $667M Jackpot

Mega Millions Results for $667M Jackpot

According to a release from Mega Millions, the last Mega Millions jackpot was won July 24, netting 11 co-workers a combined $543 million. Although the Mega Millions prize has grown larger, the odds...

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Saudi stocks fall as tension with United States increases over Khashoggi case

Saudi stocks fall as tension with United States increases over Khashoggi case

Already, worldwide business leaders are pulling out of the kingdom's upcoming investment forum, a high-profile event known as "Davos in the Desert", and the sell-off on Riyadh's Tadawul stock exchange...

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Sears files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Sears files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

It listed $6.9 billion in assets and $11.3 billion in liabilities in documents filed in the bankruptcy court, Reuters reported . The appliance maker said Sears accounted for only 2 percent of its...

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Saudis reject threats as stocks plunge after Trump comments

Saudis reject threats as stocks plunge after Trump comments

Turkey believes he was murdered and his body removed. Trump promised Friday to personally call Saudi Arabia's King Salman soon about "the bad situation in Turkey". British billionaire Richard ...

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Severe punishment! United States warns Saudi Arabia over mysterious death of journalist

Severe punishment! United States warns Saudi Arabia over mysterious death of journalist

In a clip released from his " 60 Minutes " interview, which will air Sunday night on CBS News, Trump says he still does not know if the journalist was killed by the Saudis. "But if they don't buy it f...

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US Treasury secretary remains concerned about weak China currency

US Treasury secretary remains concerned about weak China currency

In 2017, nine percent of payments for supplies from Russia to China were made in rubles; Russian companies paid 15 percent of Chinese imports in renminbi (yuan). China has responded by imposing counte...

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US stocks end again with deep losses, Dow -2.1%

US stocks end again with deep losses, Dow -2.1%

That will raise the cost of corporate borrowing and could drag on economic growth. It was more than $40 five years ago. A surge in Treasury yields appears to be fueling the losses, as the 10-year US...

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Saudi team that targeted writer included soldiers, royal guards

Saudi team that targeted writer included soldiers, royal guards

Since 2009, the executive branch has notified Congress of proposed foreign military sales to Saudi Arabia of major defense articles and services with a potential aggregate value of almost $139 billi...

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Asian markets fall sharply after USA losses

Australia's benchmark ASX 200 dropped nearly 2 percent immediately after opening in Asia Thursday morning. Japan's benchmark fell by an unusually wide margin of 3.9 percent and China's main index ...

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Oil prices rise as Iranian crude exports fall

Oil prices rise as Iranian crude exports fall

Turkish officials have said they believe the Saudi writer and government critic was killed inside his country's consulate in Istanbul after he visited the mission to obtain a document required to m...

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International Monetary Fund downgrades SA's 2018 growth forecast to 0.8%

International Monetary Fund downgrades SA's 2018 growth forecast to 0.8%

In addition to the trade barriers, the International Monetary Fund said higher interest rates are also contributing to slowed economic growth. Couple of days ago, IMF chief economist Maurice ...

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Panovich: Hurricane Michael will bring heavy rain to the Carolinas

Panovich: Hurricane Michael will bring heavy rain to the Carolinas

Hurricane Michael's path to Florida and Alabama as of 11 a.m. on October 8, 2018. Michael is the 13th named storm of the 2018 hurricane season, according to hurricane center spokesman Dennis ...

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Theresa May speech reaction as Prime Minister pledges to end austerity

Theresa May speech reaction as Prime Minister pledges to end austerity

The so-called "freedom rally" in front of a packed 1,500 auditorium had the desired effect of plonking Mr Johnson in the full glare of the media spotlight for a full 48 hours and thereby eclipsing the...

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Canada, buoyed by trade deal, to push USA on metal tariffs

Canada, buoyed by trade deal, to push USA on metal tariffs

Canada was adamant about getting the "right-deal", meaning agreement could not be reached by 31 August, which President Donald Trump had hoped for. Shares of Ford and General Motors both jumped mo...

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Tesla CEO Musk mocks SEC on Twitter after fraud lawsuit

Tesla CEO Musk mocks SEC on Twitter after fraud lawsuit

Musk has a lot riding on Tesla stock and not just because his legacy is tied to the success of the electric-car maker. "Just want to ( say ) that the Shortseller Enrichment Commission is doing ...

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Diesel cheaper by Rs 4.06

Diesel cheaper by Rs 4.06

However, very soon, the prices can be reduced by Rs 5 as well! The decision was announced by finance minister Arun Jaitley after he held a closed-door meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi a...

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Amazon raises wages for lower-paid workers

Amazon raises wages for lower-paid workers

The size and explosive growth of Amazon give the decision importance far beyond the hundreds of thousands of people who will benefit directly. The minimum wage hike at Amazon comes as it is search...

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Elon Musk To Step Down As Chairman But Remain CEO

Elon Musk To Step Down As Chairman But Remain CEO

Musk's tweet about taking his company private, along with attacks on critics on social media, raised concerns with investors about whether Musk has become too focused on criticism from so-called short...

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Facebook Discovers Security Issue Affecting Almost 50 Million Accounts

Facebook Discovers Security Issue Affecting Almost 50 Million Accounts

If you try to access the " View As " feature now, an error message appears saying that it has been "temporarily disabled". When you log into websites like Facebook, you are given an access token. Th...

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GE CEO Flannery Removed as Losses Increase

GE CEO Flannery Removed as Losses Increase

More than 90 percent of the transactions Culp oversaw at Danaher were company takeovers, according to data compiled by Bloomberg . Culp's time as CEO of Danaher was marked by expanding the reach ...

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Boeing/Saab joint T-X design wins Air Force’s jet trainer competition

Boeing/Saab joint T-X design wins Air Force’s jet trainer competition

This time, it's the Air Force's T-X next-generation advanced jet trainer contract . The first new trainers and simulators are scheduled to arrive at Texas's Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph in 202...

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PM defends negotiators after Trump slams Canada

Trudeau spokeswoman Eleanore Catenaro said in response: "No meeting was requested". U.S. President Donald Trump's administration recently began increasing the pressure on Canada, urging it to conc...

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US says Canada not making concessions needed for NAFTA deal

The President imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum from Canada and Mexico in June, and has threatened to bring in additional duties on imported autos as well. Trump should submit the final version of...

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Iran says Trump is why oil prices are now so high

However, oil prices rising is nothing new in the face of the global market. He called on other nations not to rely on OPEC, lamenting the dependence Germany has on Russian Federation. "If he wants the...

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Versace rumoured to be Going on Sale soon

Versace rumoured to be Going on Sale soon

Donatella Versace has run the label since her brother was murdered. Their sibling Gianni Versace , who founded the company in 1978, was killed in 1997. These unbelievable fashions an. London-bas...

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The China-US Trade War Might Go Beyond Tariffs Soon

The China-US Trade War Might Go Beyond Tariffs Soon

Bloomberg reported that the China Daily , Beijing's official English newspaper, paid for a four-page advertising supplement on Sunday in the Des Moines Register - the largest newspaper in the pol...

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