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Clinton, Trump have a near-encounter in a battle for Ohio

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton listens as President Barack Obama speaks about her during a campaign event at the Charlotte Convention Center in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, July 5, 2016. Under Clinton , "people can pour across the border and it doesn't matter who the people are". Clinton debuted her new campaign plane - with the slogan "Stronger Together" emblazoned on the side - and brought the press corps aboard her jet for the first time .

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Gunmen attack Pakistani Christian neighborhood; one dead

He said some of the wounded were in critical condition. It comes three weeks after a massive suicide blast killed a number of lawyers in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta, in Balochistan. Sec forces Promptly responded, all 4 suicide bombers killed. Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has condemned both attacks, adding that militants were on the back foot and were "showing their frustration by attacking soft targets".

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South Sudan agrees to 4000 United Nations troops

The members of the United Nations Security Council and the Transitional Government of National Unity agreed to work in a fresh spirit of cooperation to advance the interests of the South Sudanese people, particularly their aspirations for justice, liberty, and prosperity.

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Modi calls on Vietnam National Assembly Chairperson

He then called on Vietnam National Assembly Chairperson Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan. China is involved in a raging dispute with the Philippines, Vietnam, Taiwan, Malaysia and Brunei over ownership of territory in the South China Sea (SCS), a busy waterway through which India's 50 per cent trade passes.

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Five Interesting Facts To Know About Eid al-Adha Or 'Bakra Eid'

The Association for Protection of Civil Rights (APCR) has demanded that the holiday for Eid-Ul-Adha or Bakri Eid should be declared on September 13. Under Republic Act 9849, Eid'l Adha or the Feast of Sacrifice shall be a national holiday.

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'At least 13 dead' as Syria hit by multiple bomb blasts

This week Turkish troops and Syrian rebels drove IS back from the last stretch of Syria's northern border under its control, severing key supply lines to the extremist group's self-styled caliphate. The head of a Tartous hospital told SANA 35 people were killed and 45 wounded. A string of bombings claimed by the Islamic State group killed dozens across Syria yesterday, as Washington and Moscow failed to agree on a deal to stem the country's violence.

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USA and Russian Federation fail to reach Syria deal at G20

New British Prime Minister Theresa May spent much of the summit discussing Britain's European Union exit, which will force the country to define anew its trading relationships with Europe, the US and other partners. support", according to the State Department. The Paris climate deal needs to be ratified by 55 countries representing at least 55 percent of global emissions in order for the agreement to enter into force.

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Kashmir unrest: Rajnath Singh slams separatists, says their behaviour not 'Kashmiriyat'

Divulging detail of the meeting in Jammu, the Home Minister said, "As many as 200 people comprising 18 delegations interacted with the all-party delegation". "They were people from political parties, civil society, university teachers, fruit growers, students and public intellectuals". "They (delegation members) just wanted to discredit us whether we accepted their dialogue offer that never came or we ignored their casual personal gestures", they added.

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Suspect: I killed MS nuns

The sheriff said police work and tips from the community led police to Sanders, and the investigation is ongoing. Sanders was convicted past year of a felony DUI, said Grace Simmons Fisher, a spokeswoman for the Mississippi Department of Corrections.

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IS has lost all territory along Syria border, says Turkey

With Ankara being at odds with Washington over ongoing Turkish ground operations against ISIS which hampers operations of the US-backed forces, the Russian Foreign Ministry also urged Turkey to " coordinate its military actions in Syria with Damascus, refrain from attacking opposition and ethnic groups ".

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Tottenham's Harry Kane confident goals drought will end

Sam Allardyce (pic) described Lallana's goal, which gave England a winning start in Group F, as "immense". "I am using his experience to its maximum on the field as captain and football player and encouraging him to play as a captain and play very, very well, which I thought he did", he said .

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Turkey's Erdogan proposes Syria 'no-fly zone' to US, Russia

The 11th summit of the Group of 20 (G20) major economies concluded here on Monday, reaching extensive consensus on pursuing innovative, invigorated, interconnected and inclusive world economic growth. Democratic officials have blamed Russian Federation for hacking the Democratic National Committee and other party elements - a source of great disruption in the 2016 presidential race.

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Impact of junior doctors' strikes will be even worse than predicted

Six strikes have already taken place across England during the dispute. A spokeswoman for Barts Health Trust, which manages Newham University Hospital, said: "The Trust's overriding priority is to ensure we continue to provide high standards of patient safety and care at all times".

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China open to United Kingdom trade deal

The president used an alternative exit, but quarrels with Chinese officials broke out on the tarmac and at other venues over access by USA officials and the traveling press. "This is a global problem, but with a specific Chinese dimension we have to address", Juncker said. "We now need the other countries to join in and ratify as soon as possible, including the UK".

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China's Xi says G20 agree on trade, long-term growth policies

Obama later talked with Russian President Vladimir Putin, but there was no immediate word on the outcome. "Given the gaps of trust that exist, that's a tough negotiation, and we haven't yet closed the gaps in a way where we think it would actually work", Obama said during a news conference after the meeting.

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Turkey Destroys Total of 262 Targets During Syria Military Operation

Turkish warplanes renewed air strikes on ISIS sites in northern Syria on Friday, CNN Turk reported , the latest attacks since Turkish-backed forces began the incursion on August 24. Consequently, the Turkish Air Force scrambled its own aircraft which arrived " last minute " and hit IS targets, the source added. He spoke on condition of anonymity in line with regulations.

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Risk that Zika will spread further in US, elsewhere

She said the Zika virus was also sexually transmitted and that pregnant women, their partners and others who plan on pregnancy, should observe safe sex precautions to avoid infection. In Indonesia, 197 million people risk catching Zika , while 70 million people live in high-risk zones in the Philippines and 59 million in Thailand.

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Gunfire heard early Tuesday in Kabul after midnight attack

One witness, Ashuquallah described the scene saying, "the second explosion was so strong, and many people, including security officials, were killed and wounded", he said. Their whereabouts are still unknown and no group so far has publicly claimed responsibility for the abductions, the latest in a series of kidnappings in the conflict-torn country.

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Death toll from Tel Aviv construction collapse rises to 3

Teams worked all night to search for survivors inside the wreckage of the multilevel parking garage under construction that collapsed. One fatality was identified as a 28-year-old Ukrainian national. The upper three floors imploded; the lowest floor is believed to be about 50 feet underground. Listenberg said the disaster could have been more tragic.

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Oil jumps as Saudi Arabia and Russia agree to work together

Brent crude futures for November delivery were up 57 cents per barrel at $US47.40 a barrel at 1735 GMT. In addition, the Ministers agreed to continue consultations on market conditions by establishing a joint monitoring task force to continuously review the oil market fundamentals and recommend measures and joint actions aimed at securing oil market stability and predictability.

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Multiple bomb blasts in Syria kill at least 38

There have also been instances before when conflicting reports of casualties have been reported by different media outlets. The IS-affiliated Amaq news agency said the jihadist group was behind a "string of simultaneous suicide attacks" in Damascus, coastal Tartus, central Homs, and Hasakeh in the northeast.

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US asks North Korea to refrain from provocative actions

Such tests are fairly common when global attention is turned to Northeast Asia, and this one came as world leaders gathered in eastern China for the G-20 summit of advanced and emerging economies. North Korea "must halt all missile launches using ballistic missile technology and abandon its ballistic missile programmes in a complete, verifiable and irreversible manner", the European Union said in the statement.

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Obama says countries must move in concert on tax avoidance

Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) meets with his United States counterpart Barack Obama on the sidelines of the G20 Leaders Summit in Hangzhou on September 5, 2016. "This was no different", he said. He also the US wants to avoid a cyber espionage arms race with other world powers. World leaders are gathering in Hangzhou for the 11th G-20 Leaders Summit from September 4 to September 5.

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Clinton rejects Mexico invitation after Trump's diplomatic ruckus

Hillary Clinton on Monday interrupted her stump speech involuntarily in a coughing spell - and wryly blamed the incident on GOP rival Donald Trump. The disclosure from Bondi's spokesman to The Associated Press in June provided additional details around the unusual circumstances of Trump's $25,000 donation to Bondi.

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Merkel takes blame for German vote defeat, but holds course

A year before an expected national election, a nationalist, anti-immigration party's second-place finish Sunday ahead of Merkel's conservatives was a jolt that will likely increase tensions in Germany's governing coalition. Sunday's result could make it more hard for Mrs Merkel to bury a festering dispute with the Christian Social Union, the Bavarian arm of her conservative bloc, which has long criticised her decision to open the borders and advocated an annual cap on migrants.

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Trump preaches the Gospel of Donald to black Detroit voters

The church visit Saturday marked a rare appearance by Trump in front of a largely minority audience. "I would have liked to hear him say those things before he wanted something", said Ms Kim Witten, who has belonged to the church for 20 years and usually votes for Democrats, although she is still praying about this election.

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Louisans rejoice in Mother Teresa becoming a saint

To applause, he added: “Mother Teresa loved to say, ‘perhaps I dont speak their language but I can smile. Bill McKinstry told 22News, "I didn't know anything about it her being here, until her limo driver came in and bought some strawberries".

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Obama Cancels Meeting With Philippine Prez

Duterte managed to do both just before flying to Laos for a regional summit, warning Obama not to challenge him over extrajudicial killings in the Philippines. "The issue of how we approach fighting crime and drug trafficking is a serious one for all of us". President Obama, in response to Duterte's statement, had hinted on Monday that the meeting may not take place as scheduled.

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Tel Aviv Building Collapse: 2 dead, several trapped

The incident happened in Ramat Hahayil, a commercial area in the city's north. The Israeli military dispatched search-and-rescue units to assist in the efforts. " It appeared to me that the roof of a parking garage had collapsed in the building site ", United Hatzalah quoted another of its medics as saying.

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IS car bombing kills at least 12 civilians in Iraqi capital

The attack took place on Monday night when an explosives-laden auto was detonated near Abdul-Majid Hospital on a busy thoroughfare in Karrada neighborhood of southern central Baghdad, Xinhua news agency quoted the source as saying on condition of anonymity.

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FBI Notes Bring Renewed Focus on Clinton Emails

Dozens of times during the interview, Clinton said she did not remember details about the server or guidance she had received on handling classified information. In other words, Hillary Clinton was so anxious to completely erase e-mails about her daughter's wedding plans and her yoga lessons that she ordered her people to use software created to demolish every digital trace of e-mail.

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'Improper Labelling' Of Hillary Clinton's Classified Emails Led To Gaffe: Tim Kaine

But it the focus is on sensitive data falling into the wrong hands, Kaine argued the most egregious act by far was Trump publicly stating that Russian Federation should try to find Clinton's missing emails. "She said, 'Look, by using one device, I made a mistake". And the newly disclosed records, while largely reinforcing what had been known about the FBI investigation, provided Republicans more ammunition to attack Clinton's judgment and honesty as she heads into the final, post-Labor Day ...

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At Least 12 Dead After Two Bomb Blasts In Pakistan

Asim Bajwa announced via Twitter . Police sources said that bomber's suicide vest contained around seven to eight kilogramme of explosives. Seven people including two FC soldiers, a police constable, two civil guards, one Levies official and one civilian were injured in the attack.

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LAX terminal evacuated after traffic stop raises concerns

The incident began about 9 a.m. when Los Angeles Airport Police pulled over a driver in a stolen vehicle outside Terminal 3 at the airport's lower level, said Officer Rob Pedregon. In this holiday weekend incident, the driver of the stolen vehicle that apparently started all of Sunday's chaos was taken into custody, while his passengers were questioned and released.

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Twin bombings near Afghanistan's Defense Ministry kill 24

Sediq Sediqqi, spokesman for the Afghan Interior Minister, said sporadic gunfire started again in the morning hours, not long after a suicide vehicle bomber targeted the Kabul residential neighborhood of Shar-e Now, or New City. President Ashraf Ghani condemned the attack saying it had been carried out by "the enemies of Afghanistan who have lost their ability to fight the security and defence forces".


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