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Trump Asks Clinton's Security to "Disarm"

Clinton made the remarks at a NY fundraising event September 9 where she said about "half of Trump supporters" could be put "into what I call the basket of deplorables". Perhaps the responses from the Clinton campaign and the media aren't all that surprising given their reactions to Trump's comments last month. "I don't know", he said at a rally in August.

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F1 Singapore GP: Rosberg clings on in tense Singapore GP climax

The result lifts Rosberg on to 273 points with six rounds remaining, eight clear of Hamilton with Ricciardo a distant third in the title race. "This weekend has been a tricky one for me but I'm just happy to get on the podium and get some points for the team".

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Government gives £18bn Hinkley Point C nuclear power station the green light

Going forward, the British government will take a stake in all nuclear power projects, giving it control over a change of ownership. EDF and CGN have agreed to build two French-designed reactors at Hinkley Point and would seek approvals from United Kingdom regulators for the Chinese Hualong reactor to be built at Bradwell, southeastern England.

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Trump hints at violence against Clinton, again

Right? Think they should disarm. They should disarm. I think they should disarm-immediately. "What do you think?" "Take their guns away ", he said . Presidents and their families, presidential candidates, vice presidents and visiting heads of state are granted protection by the U.S. Secret Service.

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South Korea's Public Plan to Annihilate Pyongyang

South Korean activists launched tens of thousands of anti-Pyongyang leaflets across the border into North Korea on Thursday, denouncing its latest nuclear test and defying threats of retaliation. Last week, the Security Council held urgent consultations to discuss the North's nuclear test. Pyongyang's claim to have used "standardized" warheads in the detonation makes some outsiders worry that it is making headway in its push to develop small, sophisticated warheads that can be mounted on ...

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Protesters rally in support of Sioux fight against pipeline

Local protesters are now standing in solidarity with Native American tribes trying to block a pipeline in North Dakota. The Dakota Access pipeline , which is already more than half completed, is a massive $3.7 billion project that would transport 470,000 barrels of oil a day across four states from the oil fields in Stanley, North Dakota, near the Canadian border, to Patoka in southern IL, where it would link with other existing pipelines.

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Second device found near Manhattan blast

He said that he is in contact with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie regarding an explosion that took place yesterday in Seaside Park, New Jersey, during a 5K race, but said that the explosive devices used were "different". "It was extremely loud, nearly like thunder, but louder". One witness told Fox News the explosion sent a "big cloud of black smoke" into the air as people ran from the scene.

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Wells Fargo under siege: Drops sales goals tied to bogus account scandal

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the upstart regulatory agency that ostensibly led the investigation, got a $100 million fine from Wells Fargo . "We are prepared to provide the committee with information on this matter and to discuss steps we have taken to affirm our commitment to customers", Wells Fargo said Tuesday.

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Lloris seeking positive response to Champions League stumble

The pair were directly involved in three of the four goals and Sunderland will have to keep tabs on them if they hope to take any points back to the North-East. "All season it's hard to play and when you play in the Champions League you expend a lot of energy", Pochettino said. Lloris said: 'We used to say that a big team doesn't lose twice in a row and we are a big team.

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Stocks Dip, US Yield Curve Hits Steepest in Two Months

Mainland China markets were closed for holidays . It is still uncertain whether the BOJ will cut rates further when it meets next week, but Nishimura's comments highlight positive aspects of a policy that was initially unpopular. Sources told Reuters on Wednesday that the BOJ will consider making negative interest rates the centerpiece of future monetary easing, underscoring growing concerns over the limits to the BOJ's stimulus efforts, as more than three years of aggressive bond buying is ...

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Tesla upgrading Autopilot system

In addition to the radar as the main sensor of the Tesla Model S, the company is also looking to improve the emergency braking mode to allow the Autosteer technology to be activated in the event that a vehicle crash is imminent. Fleet learning also will help improve the technology as more vehicles upload travel information to a database, Tesla said. "The most significant upgrade to Autopilot will be the use of more advanced signal processing to create a picture of the world using the ...

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Penn State Honors Joe Paterno in Video Tribute During Temple Game

Painting of former Penn State head football coach Joe Paterno in a mural on a wall in downtown State College, Pa., by artists Michael Pilato and Yury Karabash. University president Eric Barron has said the allegation was not substantiated in court or tested by any other process. "Our plans are consistent with the wishes of the Paterno family", Barbour said in the statement, "with a focus on the players and their accomplishments at Penn State and beyond".

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Cuomo: Chelsea explosion not linked to worldwide terrorism

The cause of the blast remains unclear; however, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio told reporters that the explosion "was an intentional act". But there was no claim of responsibility and investigators were still scrambling to determine a clear connection between the blast and the un-exploded pressure cooker bomb found afterwards.

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Ford moving all small vehicle production to Mexico

Cars assembled in Mexico often use at least some parts produced in the United States. Ford also will place "a high priority on stable and sustainable dividends", Fields said . Mexico has seen a 40% increase in auto jobs since 2008 to 675,000 previous year while the US saw only a 15% increase in the same period to more than 900,000, according to the Center for Automotive Research in Ann Arbor.

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Empresarios destacan cambios que alientan la inversión

El presidente afirmó hoy que en la Argentina se abrió una etapa "de reglas de juego claras, de sensatez" , como también una etapa " en la que el Estado se moderniza, se acerca a la gente ". Más de 1.900 altos ejecutivos de 969 compañías participarán del foro entre hoy y el jueves. El objetivo del Gobierno es atraer inversiones directas para impulsar el crecimiento económico , desarrollar sectores con potencial desaprovechados o sin explorar, acelerar la creación de puestos laborales e, ...

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29 injured as explosion rocks NY

One witness told Fox News the explosion sent a "big cloud of black smoke" into the air as people ran from the scene. Another suspicious device was later found nearby and removed by authorities. City officials said police located the explosive device in the street next to a trash bin. None of the injuries is life-threatening but one is serious, New York's fire commissioner said.

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Syrian soldiers killed by US-led air strike: Monitor

Syrian activists said government forces killed five civilians in separate attacks on Saturday. "This is a risky and bold attack against the Syrian state and army, and clear evidence that the United States and its allies support the terrorist group Daesh", the statement said.

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Pak a terrorist state, should be isolated: Rajnath after Uri attack

The base in the town of Uri, west of Kashmir's main city of Srinagar , houses the Indian army's brigade headquarters in the region along the de facto border. In 2014, a similar attack on the military fortification at village Mohra in Uri killed at least eight Indian troopers including their officer and three policemen.

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Russia, US tensions spill over at UN meeting on Syria

The Russian Foreign Ministry says Lavrov told Kerry that Russia has coordinated the aid delivery with Syrian government forces and called on Washington to exercise similar influence with Syrian rebels. There have been no confirmed cases of United States air strikes targeting Syrian troops. "Syria is a complex situation with various military forces and militias in close proximity, but [the] coalition would not intentionally strike a known Syrian military unit", the statement read.

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HP buys Samsung's printer business for over $1 billion

The acquisition is expected to close within 12 months, after which Samsung agreed to make a $100 million to $300 million equity investment in HP through open-market purchases. HP, which split from its enterprise business, HPE, last year, expects to shed about 3,000 jobs this year . The deal, which will see Samsung shed a significant number of IP assets, marks the beginning of a new chapter for the Korean company as it seeks to slim down and refocus on core business areas.

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Libya Clashes Halt First Oil Cargo From Ras Lanuf Since 2014

In a communique by the Foreign Ministry, Minister Sameh Shoukry said that the Egyptian government grants legitimacy to the actions by the Libyan Army, in reference to the capture of the oil terminals of Zueitina, Brega, Ras Lanuf and Sidra at the beginning of this week, by the troops commanded by General Khalifa Haftar.

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Spotlight on Fed meeting

An unexpected decision to raise interest rates would tend to be balanced by dovish rhetoric with an insistence that interest rates would rise at a very slow pace. "But there is the risk of the market reacting to speculative reports on the Fed and BOJ during the media blackout period before the policy meetings".

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Trump admits that President Obama was born in the US

Right? I think they should disarm immediately. I think they should disarm. "Period", Mr Trump said at an event billed initially by his campaign as a press conference during which he took no questions. There is no evidence to link Mrs Clinton to the birthers. The billionaire accused his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton of starting the controversy surrounding the president's birthplace in her 2008 campaign when she and Obama were rivals.

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Oil extends gains after Russia, Saudi Arabia sign pact

But based on his previous announcements, as soon as we can come back to the previous production (levels) before sanctions, we can think about that and discuss. Iran's oil minister Bijan Zanganeh has offered cautious backing to plans to cap production at a meeting of major producers this month, saying he wanted to see prices between $50 and $60 a barrel.

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US apologies for air strike that hit Syrian forces

Russian Federation has accused the US-led coalition in Syria of being on the "boundary between criminal negligence and direct connivance with Islamic State terrorists". The official said the notification was sent through Russian Federation, and that the United States will continue to pursue compliance with a cessation of hostilities as it continues military action against IS and an al-Qaida-affiliated group in Syria .

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Wells Fargo Reportedly Faces Federal Probe Over Sales Tactics

The consumer bureau and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency also opened investigations and found that bank employees illegally transferred money from legitimate accounts into unauthorized ones opened for customers without their approval.

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Dollar set for weekly losses vs yen, markets await BOJ, Fed

Economic data out from the USA today comprises of inflation numbers and retails sales figures, as well as employment and manufacturing numbers, and will be of utmost importance being the last wave of significant data before the FOMC meet for monetary policy and the USA interest rate decision next week.

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Pres. Rouhani voices condolence for Golbarnezhad's death in Rio

He initially survived the crash and received treatment at the side of the road but had a Cardiac arrest on his way to the Paralympics' athlete hospital. "The Paralympic family is united in grief at this horrendous tragedy which casts a shadow over what has been a great Paralympic Games here in Rio".

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Global Stocks Dip as Fed View Only Partly Soothes Markets

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is down more than 150 points in early trading. But people are perhaps more interested in listening to what Fed Governor Lael Brainard has to say, as she is such an influential voice. (6723.TO) rose 2.2% following an agreement to buy US peer (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/japans-renesas-to-buy-intersil-for-32-billion-2016-09-12) Intersil Corp .

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Businessmen disagree on Trump, Clinton economic plans

His slogan is an obvious link to a time when more Americans made good livings manufacturing cars, textiles appliances and other household items. Trump's plan hinges on that expected economic growth, as it is a huge spike in economic activity that covers the costs of the tax cut he is proposing.

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Somali general, 7 bodyguards killed in suspected car bomb attack

Accounts and figures given by the officials and Al Shabab often vary. Witnesses say at least four people - among them two government soldiers and two civilians - were caught in crossfire near a military base and killed. El Wak is a strategic town located near the Somali border with Kenya, also a main supply route for Kenyan troops operating in southwestern Somalia.

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Tiguas support Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

The reservation is home to 8,000 people and the issue created both a legal and physical stand-off that's drawing protesters from all over. The Army Corps of Engineers is fighting against a tribe's court appeal to block construction on a contentious pipeline in North Dakota, but it supports an Obama administration review of the project.

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Gary Johnson, Jill Stein Fail to Qualify for First Presidential Debate

Jill Stein, Green Party nominee for president in 2016. Tim Kaine of Virginia will participate in the vice-presidential debate October 4 in Farmville, Va. With only twelve days left until the first presidential debate, Johnson may be too little, too late in bumping his numbers up. The debate would have offered Johnson and Stein the largest audiences of their campaigns.

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Broncos' Marshall, Stewart fined for hits

Add insult to injury (literally more so than figuratively), the National Football League is looking into concussion protocol on Cam Newton . So it's not surprising that after almost a week of sports talk dominated by the helmet-to-helmet hits Newton took in Denver , he wants to move on to San Francisco.

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Some things to know about opioids in Washington state

State candidates and parties in Maryland have received at least $227,162 in contributions from PFC members since 2006. The major recipients were longtime lawmakers and most had a say in controlling statehouse agendas. Drug makers and advocates hired an average of 41 lobbyists each year to keep tabs on legislation and try to sway lawmakers from 2006 through 2015. "Either you believe that the government can practice medicine or you don't", Conaway said.


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