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Tropical Storm Julia buffets southern US East Coast

This automatically updated infrared satellite animation shows Tropical Storm Julia over the Southeast U.S. And newly developed tropical depression 12 is making a move to the west. It is not expected to become a hurricane in the next five days. Some minor street flooding was reported early Wednesday in Brunswick, Georgia, and on nearby Sea Island.

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European Union permanent military headquarters proposed by Jean-Claude Juncker

He said the U.K.'s departure should increase the necessity for greater European cooperation in defense. "The European Union still does not have enough union", Juncker told the European Parliament in Strasbourg. The EU leader stressed that the bloc's actions should take place in concert with the USA -led North Atlantic Treaty Organisation defense alliance, to which 22 EU member states also belong.

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Obama says sexism could lead voters to back Trump over Clinton

Trying to stop Mr. Trump's rise, Mrs. Clinton's running mate, Sen. But saying Trump's admission of the error was behind him - as two sitting governors and several other Trump supporters did across the Sunday talks shows- doesn't necessarily make it true.

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USA officials eye links between weekend bombings - Federal Bureau of Investigation denies that arrests made

Investigators were probing possible links between the attacks, which came as world leaders begin converging on NY for the annual meeting of the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday. Authorities were still working to determine whether there is a connection between multiple explosive devices found over the weekend in two states: the Manhattan explosion, an unexploded pressure cooker device blocks away, a pipe bomb blast at a Jersey shore town and five explosive devices at a New Jersey ...

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Pumps out of gas in North Carolina after pipe leak

The agency issued an order Friday stating that the company must take corrective action before it can operate the damaged segment. The pipeline is used to send gasoline from the Texas Gulf Coast to states in the southeast and along the east coast.

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Rosberg gets pole position at F1 Singapore Grand Prix 2016

After a chaotic start that brought out a safety auto on the opening lap, Rosberg stayed clear of Red Bull's late-charging Daniel Ricciardo at the floodlit Marina Bay Street Circuit. "It was nice to be able to push to the last lap and put some pressure on him and give the crowd some hope". While Red Bull's Max Verstappen, who stood out during Friday's first practice session, ranked the fourth place.

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Analysts Review Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) Stock Rating

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. With a market cap of 23790.62, Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) has a large market cap size. 09/13/2016 - Anadarko Petroleum Corporation had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at RBC Capital. The high end target price has shares touching $91 and the low end target estimate has the stock moving to $64 within the year.

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Hanjin Resumes Unloading Cargo in Japan

The Port of Felixstowe, which receives almost half of all containers arriving in the United Kingdom, has now imposed big fees on freight firms for each of the hundreds of Hanjin containers they have to deliver from the Suffolk port to their destination, sparking fury.

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2 killed in police firing during Kaziranga eviction

In his petition, Mr Saikia had alleged that most of the villagers were "settlers who had illegally come in from Bangladesh". The Gauhati high court had in October a year ago ordered eviction in three villages - Bandardubi, Deosursang and Palkhowa - near KNP.

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North Korean foreign minister arrives in Beijing - Japan's Kyodo

Mulling over their neighbours actions, South Korean military source told Yonhap News Agency on Sunday said that it plans to annihilate Pyongyang if N Korea shows any signs of mounting a nuclear attack. The 15-member Security Council imposed severe sanctions on Pyongyang in March following its fourth nuclear explosion, including an export ban and asset freeze.

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Slater & Gordon to sue Watchstone after disastrous £637m Quindell deal

Legal group Slater and Gordon is bringing claims against the Watchstone Group Plc, the United Kingdom group which sold it the troubled Quindell's Professional Services Division. Watchstone, which came under investigation by the Serious Fraud Office for historic business and accounting practices, faced an attack on its accounts by United States short seller Gotham City Research when it was known as Quindell.

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U.S. launches nation's first mission to collect asteroid samples

Rich Kuhns, manager of the OSIRIS-REx program at Lockheed's space systems segment, said initial data collected from the spacecraft showed its systems have performed smoothly in the initial minutes of the mission and that the spacecraft is on its proper trajectory.

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Man wanted for questioning in connection with NYC bombing

FBI spokeswoman Kelly Langmesser says agents stopped "a vehicle of interest in the investigation" of the Manhattan explosion Sunday night. Officials said the two incidents did not appear to be connected, but they weren't ruling anything out.

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Uri terror attack: Home Minister reviews security situation

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh postponed his visit to Russian Federation and U.S. due this brutal attack and chaired a high-level meeting at his residence in New Delhi to check security arrangements in the Valley. On Sunday, Mr. Zakaria, of Pakistan'sForeign Ministry, said India's statements holding Islamabad responsible for the latest attack was an "attempt to deflect world attention from what is happening right now in Indian-occupied Kashmir".

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Eastern Aleppo aid stuck in Turkey as Syria truce ends

Seven days after a fragile ceasefire came into effect in Syria, tensions between its main architects - Moscow and Washington - are obscuring any prospect of a more lasting peace. Turnbull says Australian rules of engagement were to target the Islamic State movement. The US insisted the airstrikes were a mistake whilst the Russian Foreign Ministry described them as "on the boundary between criminal negligence and direct connivance with Islamic State terrorists".

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Iran's caravan lands 15th overall with gold in sitting volleyball

A minute's silence was also held for the Iranian cyclist Bahman Golbarnezhad, who died on Saturday after crashing in the road race. Organizers said they had pulled off an against-the-odds success in the Rio de Janeiro Games. "This journey has been wonderful for me and my entire family, I am proud to be the oldest athlete in the team and win a medal", Deepa told IANS immediately after her silver medal feat, which she won with a personal best throw of 4.61 metres.

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Gunman in deadly rampage 'hell-bent' on hurting

Police say there is no indication the suspect has any ties to anyone or that he has been radicalized. He discharged further rounds into a auto, striking a man and woman inside, police said. 8, 2016. "This is a completely weird situation", Ross said. A gunman killed one person and injured five others in a shooting spree in Philadelphia on Friday night that began when he ambushed a police sergeant in her squad auto.

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Gov. McAuliffe declares state of emergency following pipeline shutdown

It's not clear when the leak started. With a diameter of three feet, the Colonial Pipeline can allow over one million barrels of gasoline per day through it. Shortages, meanwhile, stretched across Georgia and parts of at least five other states, according to the Associated Press. No official date has been set as to when the public could expect the new pipeline to be opened.

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Lines form in wake of pipeline spill

The cause of the leak has not been determined, and full service will not be restored until next week at the earliest, according to CNN Money . But the line shut down September 9 when a leak was discovered in Alabama , according to the company .

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United States spacecraft embarks on asteroid-sampling journey in quest of life's origin

The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying NASA's OSIRIS-REx asteroid sample-return mission spacecraft lifts off from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on September 8, 2016. and arrive at the asteroid Bennu in 2018. A deep space craft is on a 4 billion mile mission to snag a sample of an asteroid. It'll take the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft two years to get to the asteroid and another two years before it can land and collect samples.

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Rio Paralympics closes with cyclist tribute

The 48-year-old from Shiraz lost control on a descent 35km into the race, at 10.35am local time, the head of Iran's national Paralympic committee (NPC) said. While they have attracted less attention than the stars of the 2016 Summer Oympics last month, such as gold-winning swimmer Sun Yang or the exuberant bronze medal swimmer Fu Yuanhui, they have done their more famous fellow athletes one better.

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Southern European leaders call for action to boost flagging EU growth

He called for measures that would boost growth and employment. The ministers open their two-day meeting Friday as the European Union economy struggles with anemic growth. The Tsipras government pushed ahead with the reforms, and the prime minister has previously stated that he expects the country's GDP to return to growth by 2017.

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Average house prices rebound following post-Brexit dip

Asking prices in the city's most expensive district - Kensington and Chelsea - have fallen nearly 12 percent in the past year, while there's been an 11 percent increase in Barking and Dagenham - the cheapest borough, Rightmove said. The typical first-time buyer home now has an asking price of £194,477. Rightmove's figures - based on more than 130,000 properties listed on its site - showed that while across-the-board asking prices are up by 4% on last September, first-time buyer homes are now ...

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Man City eye January bid for Arsenal contract rebel

In their last two away games, against Watford and Hull City, they have scored a combined seven goals which is pleasing to Wenger after a poor start when losing 4-3 at home to Liverpool. The latter was soon involved and provided a cross from which Sanchez could only blaze over, but a clumsy save from Jakupovic allowed Arsenal to strike the first blow in the 17th minute.

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IEA: Global oil demand growth is slowing into 2016, early 2017

Crude prices fell about three per cent for a second straight day on Wednesday following a 4.6 million barrel build in U.S. distillates inventories. Likewise, stockpiles of distillates and gasoline including diesel and heating oil also surged, as per the EIA weekly data.

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Ed Rogers: Trump's economic plan is a good start

But the Republican nominee's issues with the teleprompter panels he used on Thursday during his address to the Economic Club of NY didn't end there. He also wants to cut the corporate tax rate from the current 35 percent rate to 15 percent, and his plan eliminates both the death tax and the carried-interest loophole.

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The Number of South Sudanese Refugees Has Exceeded the 1 Million Mark

That figure includes more than 185 000 people who have fled since fresh violence erupted in the country in Juba in July as the country was celebrating five years of independence from Sudan. A United Nations report released last week showed that President Salva Kiir and Paul Malong, his chief of staff, instigated the fighting that broke out in early July.

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Gretchen Carlson's Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Settled For $20 Million

The Fox News report said that Van Susteren, one of several network employees who vocally supported Ailes in the wake of Carlson's lawsuit , asked to renegotiate her contract after Ailes' departure and ultimately made a decision to leave the network when no agreement could be reached on a new deal.

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European Central Bank keeps interest rates unchanged for another month

It has managed to prop up growth, but not enough, and even shaved some of its forecasts on Thursday, reinforcing market expectations that more monetary stimulus is just a matter of time. crude shed 60 cents to $47.02 a barrel in NY while Brent crude, used to price global oils, lost 82 cents to $49.17 in London. Its failure to act knocked Germany's DAX index half a percent lower on the day, pulling pan-European indices of blue chip companies down by around a quarter of a percent.

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IPhone mania hits with the release of Apple's 7 Plus smartphone

Apple CEO Tim Cook showed off his new stainless white smartwatch in Palo Alto on April 10, 2015 to CNBC reporter Josh Levin. The new iPhone 7 and 7 Plus were launched at an event in San Francisco last week. Apple's "Plus" model iPhone, the new iPhone 7 Plus , is reportedly more popular than its smaller counterpart for the first time ever, according to data from Slice Intelligence .

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Ford confirms small-car production moving from U.S. to Mexico

Ford will "fortify" what it calls its "profit pillars": trucks, commercial vehicles, SUVs, and performance vehicles. Sponsored content: Is your agency prepared to defend the next cyber attack? Fields made these revelations while speaking at a Wall Street investor's conference which was hosted by Ford Motors .

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Bayer will buy Monsanto for $57 billion in cash

Monsanto , which operates a plant in St. Charles Parish, rejected earlier bids as "financially inadequate". " Bayer's competitors are merging, so not doing this deal would mean having a competitive disadvantage", Markus Manns, a fund manager at Union Investment, told Reuters .

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Gold slides to two-week low after U.S

Higher interest rates would make gold less competitive against interest-bearing assets, because it doesn't provide any yield. Economists had expected prices to inch up by 0.1 percent. "It was an unpleasant surprise to people who were bullish", Tai Wong, head of base and precious metals trading at BMO Capital Markets , told the Journal .

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Iran supports 'any decision' to stabilise oil market: minister

The key question for a potential freeze, therefore, would be at which levels production is frozen. "The best oil bulls can expect is the implied promise of concrete action on production if prices slip into the low 40s for a sustained period", PVM Oil Analytics' David Hufton said in a note.

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Miss America Lectures Clinton and Trump

She added, "Both of these candidates have done a great job in competing, but they all need to watch what they're doing". "I really think we're in a state now where both parties seem to just be yelling at each other". The third runner-up was Miss Washington Alicia Cooper , and the fourth runner-up was Miss Mississippi Laura Lee Lewis . "I am most #confident when I am surrounded by my people", she posted on Instagram at the sendoff.


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