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Clinton regrets calling Trump supporters 'deplorables'

Clinton and her aides have long said there has been double standard in the way Trump can make outrageous statements that, they adamantly believe, would imperil her campaign. She called Trump's projection of strength "phony". Still that didn't stop many from making the connection, including Breitbart , which blared in a headline: " Hillary Clinton's 47% Moment: Calls Trump Supporters "Racist, Sexist, Homophobic, Xenophobic, Islamophobic".

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Ride-hailing firm Careem resumes Abu Dhabi operations

They have not specified the reason for suspending their services or when they plan to resume operations. "Until we have further clarification on the situation, Careem has chose to temporarily limit services in Abu Dhabi to avoid any inconvenience this may cause, " the company said.

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Apple CEO calls European Union tax ruling 'political crap'

Margrethe Vestager , the European antitrust Commissioner, dismissed the Apple-boss's claims, saying that the €13 billion back tax demand was based on facts. Ireland's finance minister Michael Noonan has said he disagrees "profoundly" with the decision and is seeking Cabinet approval for an appeal. "I have been concerned that it reflected an attempt to reach into the US tax base to tax income that ought to be taxed in the United States ", Lew said in response to the decision, Reuters is ...

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Work permits among Brexit options, home secretary says

Theresa May is the driver. That will not happen this year, she says. But, speaking to the BBC's Andrew Marr programme, she said: "It's a reminder that this is a two-way negotiation". "But I'm going to make sure that what we do get is in the best interests of the United Kingdom". "I can't tell you how that will be implemented, but I can tell you that's the guiding principle".

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Modi attends ASEAN-India Summit in Laos

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday advocated the strongest action against states that use terrorism as an instrument of state policy while outlining India's principled stand on the South China Sea issue. The comments, made with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang to his right, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to his left, and US President Barack Obama and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev in the room, come amid the near-daily escalation of diplomatic tensions between India and Pakistan.

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Situation in Kashmir will soon be under control: Rajnath Singh

We are doing that", he said. Instead of coming forward for talks with members of the all-party delegation, the separatists hardened their stance over their demand for right to self-determination. The Democratic Freedom Party in a statement said that Jammu and Kashmir was an global issue and needed to be addressed under United Nations resolutions.

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Florida State prepared for depleted Charleston Southern

On Thursday night, Charleston Southern football players tweeted and wrote on Facebook that around 30 athletes on their team would be suspended for Saturday's contest with Florida State due to using book money on things other than books in the CSU bookstore.

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ITT Tech Closes More Than 130 Campuses

Department of Education forced ITT to cease operations. Staff from the U.S. Department of Education said they are in discussion with ITT about transcripts. There will also be webinars about the closure. A call to ITT " s Clive campus went unanswered. The Department of Education noted in late August that to protect prospective students it was no longer allowing ITT to enroll new students who rely on federal aid.

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Brexit exports boost shrinks trade gap to £4.5bn

Tusk and May are keen to discuss what steps might be taken over the next few months, officials said. Rudd told the BBC on Sunday that Britain would get the best deal it could from the European Union , but it would be a "two-way negotiation".

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EIA expects rise in OPEC oil output

Thursday's Energy Information Administration data will include the government's official inventory statistics, which do not always jive with the API report's estimates, adding another layer of volatility to oil prices. The country's exports declined 2.8 percent from previous year, announced the General Administration of Customs on Thursday, with a prediction that the number would fall further in the fourth quarter.

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Top Senate Dems to Obama: Sign 9/11 bill

Before the Senate approved the measure in May, Saudi Arabia threatened to sell off hundreds of billions of dollars worth of United States assets if the legislation became law. There was no immediate comment from Saudi Arabia. Fifteen of the 19 hijackers in the 9/11 attacks were Saudi nationals. Sen. Chuck Schumer has been an outspoken proponent of the bill.

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Labour's Scotland woes continue as party's leaders confirmed as least popular

She said the survey would be conducted through a website and by polling party members, aiming to reach two million people, or around half the electorate. Speaking at a gathering of SNP politicians in Stirling, Sturgeon admitted the case for independence had "not yet been won", and launched an online consultation to help her party understand how Scots feel about leaving the UK.

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State senator introduces resolution to condemn EpiPen price hikes

Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn.; Patrick Leahy, D-Vt.; Chris Murphy, D-Conn.; Jack Reed, D-R.I.; Bernie Sanders, I-Vt.; and Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., among others. (This life-saving medication cost about $100 in 2007, in comparison.) Still, the move was not enough to silence USA lawmakers. Twenty Democratic senators signed the eight-page note demanding answers by September 12 on the company's decision to hike prices by more than 500 percent since 2007.

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Brock Osweiler overcomes tough start to lead Texans to win over Bears

There was never a stone that was left unturned. Houston hopes its new faces on offense and familiar faces on a dominant defense can lead the franchise to its first Super Bowl appearance. Texans edge rusher Whitney Mercilus, in particular, showed no mercy, sacking Cutler twice and forcing a fumble. The Bears have six defensive backs listed on the injury report right now.

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Trudeau leaves Monday for first official visit to China

If the view in China is that Justin Trudeau is walking in his father's footsteps, the Prime Minister is embracing it, telling businesspeople Tuesday that he's looking to see how the "next generation of Trudeau could have an impact". Ordinary Chinese citizens can expect to see the playful leader pose for selfies with locals and reach out to them through social media, as he has done everywhere he has gone since being elected to Canada's highest office late previous year.

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Durham ITT Tech students shocked as campuses shut down

Carmel, Indiana-based ITT Tech had one Milwaukee area location, at 6300 W. Layton Ave.in Greenfield. The company said it will eliminate the positions of most of its 8,000 employees nationwide. "The explanation that they're giving us, that it's the government's fault, everything's the government's fault nowadays, you all have to come better than that", Permillion said.

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HPE spins off TRIM to United Kingdom joint venture

In a statement , Kevin Loosemore, executive chairman of Micro Focus, said, "The combination of Micro Focus with HPE Software will give customers more choice as they seek to maximize the value of existing IT assets, leveraging their business logic and data along with next-generation technologies to innovate in new ways with the lowest possible risk".

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Donald Trump proposes $20 billion school voucher education plan

Clinton had begun the day on the offensive, by convening a press conference with reporters on the tarmac of Westchester County Airport before she and her traveling press corps were set to take off to North Carolina. "Wow, Hillary Clinton was SO INSULTING to my supporters, millions of awesome, hard-working people". The principal of the Cleveland Arts and Social Sciences Academy did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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Seoul regulator calls for Hanjin Shipping to sort out 'chaos'

Hanjin vessels are now carrying cargo worth 16 trillion won (RM59 billion) belonging to some 8,300 cargo owners, the Korea International Trade Association said, adding that the carrier has unpaid bills amounting to 610 billion won. Freight-forwarding firms, which organize shipments, may be held liable for customer cargo that doesn't arrive and are also anxious about the recovery of funds paid to Hanjin in advance for services promised.

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Hong Kong Democracy Activists Gains Success in Election; China Throws Warning

The turnout highlights the increasing eagerness of Hongkongers to voice their stance especially on China-related political matters. And it couldn't have come at a more auspicious time, taking place just as an election was occurring in the former British colony that was returned to China in 1997.

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Britons 'May Need Visas To Travel Through Europe'

On Saturday, the Guardian reported that as part of draft European commission legislation for the EU travel information and authorisation system (Etias), France and Germany both back a system based on the US ESTA scheme . Their talks came a week before the leaders of the EU's other 27 member states met in the Slovakian capital Bratislava to discuss the implications of Brexit for the union.

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Winston tosses 4 TDs as Bucs beat Falcons

That battle begins in Week 1, when Jameis Winston and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers travel to the Georgia Dome to face Julio Jones and the Atlanta Falcons . The Falcons' final possession ended at their 28. The question to Dan Quinn , whose Falcons had just lost to a team coached by two men who were given the gate to make room for him here: Do you feel this team will be any better than last year's? Jones alone gives Ryan a premier option, but he needs help if the Falcons are to be much ...

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EpiPen maker Mylan introduces generic option at half the price

The announcement comes just four days after Mylan said it would offer patients a coupon and expanded financial assistance - a move referred to by some politicians and insurers as a superficial "PR fix". The director of the Center for Healthcare Research and Transformation at the University of Michigan, Marianne Udow-Phillips, feels the generic version of EpiPen will lower your expense if you have a health plan that has co-pay or a deductible.

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False alarm of 'active shooter' causes panic, chaos at LAX

Passengers who fled after hearing the noises slowly filtered back into the airport as departure and arrival areas in the central terminal reopened after being closed for a police sweep. Vehicle traffic was flowing again on the upper departure level during Monday morning rush hour, but cars backed up on the lower arrival area, Castles said.

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Revamped Arkansas line to face hard test against TCU

During Bielema's tenure at Arkansas, his defense has been content to give up short-yardage passes in hopes of not getting bead deep. The Razorbacks took the Frogs into double overtime and eventually beat them 41-38. We'll be watching three major areas where Saturday's Arkansas-TCU game should be decided, and none necessarily revolve around quarterback play or the maligned Arkansas secondary.

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U.S. must recognise N Korea as 'nuclear weapons state': KCNA

Japanese politician and pro-wrestling icon Kanji Inoki has met a close confidant of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in his latest visit to Pyongyang, a day after North Korea conducted its fifth nuclear test in defiance of heavy worldwide sanctions.

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British holidaymakers may have to pay for European visas, Amber Rudd says

Speaking on the Andrew Marr Show, she reiterated the prime minister's dismissal of a points-based system to control European Union migration championed by Brexit campaigners in the build-up to the referendum, saying it "simply doesn't work".

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Great Britain's rowers enjoy gold rush at Rio Paralympics

Ryan Taylor was sixth - two minutes and 31 seconds behind - while George Peasgood was seventh in the PT4 event and Joe Townsend sixth in the PT1 event. In the following final, the T33 100m, Toby Gold took silver and Andrew Small bronze. Wheelchair racer Hannah Cockroft and triathlete Andy Lewis also claimed titles as Britain's overall tally moved to 35 medals, 15 of them gold.

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Doctor says Clinton has pneumonia; rest advised

The Democratic presidential nominee became "overheated" at a ceremony at Ground Zero, her campaign spokesman said. The physician said Ms Clinton has had an allergy-related cough, and during a follow-up examination on Friday she was diagnosed with pneumonia, put on antibiotics and advised to rest and modify her schedule .

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Russia, US concerned after North Korea's latest nuclear test

South Korea government has been facing criticism within the country for isolating the North that has failed to deter its nuclear ambitions. South Korea, the United States, Japan, Russia and China all condemned the blast at the Punggye-ri nuclear site.

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SpaceX Rocket Explodes During Pre-Launch Test

On Thursday, an explosion destroyed a Space Exploration Technologies Corp. rocket and satellite. The payload aboard the ill-fated launch vehicle was the Amos-6 communications satellite, which was owned by the Israeli satellite operator, Spacecom .

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Winston throws 4 TD passes, Bucs beat Falcons 31-24

The half time score was 17-13 in favor of Tampa Bay. Atlanta had seven penalties for 74 yards, including one for unnecessary roughness by Chris Chester that pushed the Falcons out of field goal range in the third quarter. Both teams were awful on third down, each only converting three times in double digit attempts. "That roster has changed over the last two years". This saw and raised that.

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VW emissions scandal: Engineer James Liang pleads guilty in a U.S. court

The Justice Department said in a statement that Liang has agreed to cooperate with the government in its ongoing VW investigation as part of his plea agreement. Volkswagen has faced global condemnation since U.S. and California state regulators exposed the emissions-cheating conspiracy in September 2015.

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NFLPA to 'initiate compliance' probe into Cam Newton incident

Soon after, the league issued its statement , saying it's committed to proper application of the protocol and will initiate a review of the medical team's response to ensure it's being uniformly applied across all teams. In both situations, the hits ended with helmet-to-helmet contact. The Air Academy Federal Credit Union on Friday terminated its five-month-old relationship with Marshall, President and CEO Glenn Strebe said in a Facebook post.

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'Sully' lands with $35.5 million at box office

The action-adventure, which recreates 2009's "Miracle on the Hudson" emergency landing, generated an A CinemaScore in a strong signal that " Sully " should continue to draw well in coming weeks. "If Tom Hanks ran for president, he'd win", Dergarabedian says. " Sully " brings one of the world's most beloved stars and one of its great directors together in a true life drama that delivers the kind of gravitas and depth that defines the so-called "Oscar season" that usually takes some time to ramp ...


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