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Sony Reveals Slimmer PlayStation 4, Arrives September 15 For $299

Will you be buying the console, or will you stick with your current PS4? It'll also be able to play 4K games. And now, the moment of truth - how much does the Playstation 4 Pro cost? Sony previously announced that it anticipated " all or a very large majority of games will also support the high-end PS4".

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Modi in Laos to attend summits

September 8 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday proposed a joint task force on connectivity to work on extension of India-Myanmar-Thailand trilateral highway to Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam, while also proposing to enhance the ASEAN-India Fund with an additional grant of U.S.

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Trump Hints About What He Learned in Classified Briefing

The Aug. 17 briefing is attracting new attention after Trump said at NBC's Command-in-Chief Forum that he divined that intelligence officials were "not happy" with President Obama based on their "body language". "I was very, very surprised". Both Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton began receiving intelligence briefings from top USA officials last month. "In nearly every instance, and I could tell - I'm pretty good with the body language - I could tell they were not happy", Trump said.

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2 arrested by police, being linked to suspicious auto

French police are seeking a young woman after a auto carrying seven gas cylinders was discovered on Saturday night near Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris , police and judicial officials said on Wednesday. The couple arrested, aged 34 and 29, were captured on the motorway. In November, 130 people died in Paris in a series of terror attacks carried out by ISIS.

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PM Modi arrives in Laos to attend Asean, East Asia summits

In an interview with Laos' English daily Vientiane Times Park also expressed her hope that her visit to the country would help bring Seoul's cooperative relations with the Southeast Asian country to a "new level". China is the largest trading partner of ASEAN, while ASEAN is China's third largest trade partner. Cooperation with China, ASEAN's most active cooperation partner, will take center stage then.

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Duterte tells regional leaders, US not to lecture Philippines on rights

But Obama ended up exchanging pleasantries with Duterte on the summit's sidelines. He made the remarks in response to comments by Obama's aides that the U.S. Mr Duterte has been in the news because of intemperate remarks he made about US President Barack Obama ahead of the summit. The article did not say how long their meeting was but that it was mutually agreed upon.

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South Sudan peace possible without rebel chief: diplomat

The announcement came after representatives of the United Nations Security Council who are now in Juba held talks with South Sudanese president Salva Kiir. "This regional protection force can be very important in enhancing the sense of security and building confidence and in allowing UNMISS to have capacity to go out and about and go beyond the protection of civilian sites", Power said.

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Brock Turner registers as sex offender in Ohio, ABC News confirms

Brock Turner registering as sex offender in Greene County. Records show police took a complaint about pictures being taken of the OH home of a former Stanford University swimmer whose six-month jail sentence for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman sparked national outcry.

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EU to give money to refugees in Turkey for food, housing

The European Commission announced today the largest project for humanitarian aid in the history of the EU. The surprise announcement came ahead of a visit to Turkey later this week by EU Foreign Affairs Chief Federica Mogherini, seemingly aimed at bridge-building with the authoritarian President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, who accused the EU of letting him down over the failed military coup against his government.

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Clinton, Trump Tackle National Security Issues in Debate Preview

On top of all that, I think the left was frustrated by the sheer volume of dicey statements Trump made, which should have produced an easy win for Hillary but didn't thanks to her own garbage performance . But Trump , who has been moderating his positions recently, has also gained an advantage over Clinton when it comes to appealing to independent voters.

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United Nations condemns latest missile launches by N Korea

In a meeting to consider a response to the tests, the 15-member Council said the launches were "in grave violation" of North Korea's worldwide obligations and UN Security Council resolutions, warning it would closely monitor the situation.

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Mexican Finance Minister resigns over Trump visit

Pena Nieto was pilloried on social media for hosting Trump at short notice last Wednesday, after the New Yorker had spent much of the past year launching verbal attacks on Mexico as a country sending rapists and drug runners across the US border.

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National Football League season kickoff begins Thursday night between the Broncos and Panthers

New Denver Broncos starting quarterback Trevor Siemian will not be working with an "abbreviated playbook" against the Carolina Panthers this week, according to ESPN's Jeff Legwold on Tuesday. Panthers' inexperienced cornerbacks have all been performing well in the preseason and are expected to get even better as this season progresses. Panthers tackle Mike Remmers was originally signed as an undrafted free agent by the Broncos in 2012.

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Scores wounded in suspected Syrian gas attack

According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (OSDH), more than 70 people were asphyxiated Tuesday after the attack on a rebel district of this city in the north. Turkey's Foreign Ministry on Wednesday strongly condemned Syrian regime attacks which killed a three-year-old child and injured nearly 100 other civilians in Aleppo's Sukkeri district.

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Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump Setting the Stage for Debate

Clinton suggested she would enhance US support for "Arabs and Kurds" fighting on the ground to defeat the terror group, which she said was her "highest counter-terrorism goal". Clinton's argument that Trump is ill-prepared to be commander in chief has been bolstered by a flood of Republican national security experts who have chosen to back the Democratic nominee instead of their own party's pick.

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Iran says hajj stampede victims 'murdered' by Saudi authorities

The hajj stampede caused a new flare-up in tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia, regional rivals that back opposite sides in the civil wars in Syria and Yemen. Earlier, the Ministry of Hajj denied that it is blocking Iranian pilgrims from taking part in the pilgrimage. Javad Zarif was responding to a claim by Saudi Arabia's most senior cleric, Grand Mufti Abdulaziz al-Sheikh, that Iranians were "not Muslims".

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Anti-terror police smash 'ISIS plot' for attack on British soil

The men - aged 19 and 20 - were arrested on suspicion of preparing acts of terror. According to the press release, police officers are now carrying out searches in the western and southeastern London , Thames Valley area. Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley, who heads the UK's counter-terror operations, said his officers were carrying out "hundreds of investigations" into terror suspects and dealing with a "steady flow" of plots by home-brewed jihadists.

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Trump Unveils Plan to Boost Military with More Troops, Weapons

Ahead of the forum, Trump rolled out a new plan to boost military spending by tens of billions of dollars, including major increases in the number of active troops, fighter planes, Navy ships and submarines. Increasing the size without increase other support, he said, will decrease readiness and hollow out the force. A Trump adviser said Trump would ensure the additional spending is fully paid for.

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UK's Hammond warns European Union against attempt to break up City of London

His comments were among the strongest yet in support of the City of London finance industry since the referendum, and echo arguments being put forward by the sector itself. Banks in London recruit large numbers of workers from the bloc and have warned they may have to move elsewhere if they are unable to continue doing so.

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Indonesia drug chief praises Duterte, calls for Philippine-style crackdown

Reports say that Indonesia is known to have some of the toughest drug laws in the world. According to Reuters , Indonesia's national anti-narcotics agency (BNN) chief Budi Waseso on Tuesday said the government was adding weapons, investigators, technology and sniffer dogs to boost its enforcement.

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Two Turkish soldiers killed, five injured in Islamic State attack in Syria

However, that could sharpen tensions with the United States over Syria policy. "Even before the revolution it was carefully guarded", said opposition media activist Yousef al-Boustani, referring to the 2011 uprising against President Bashar Assad, which began with peaceful protests.

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Lavrov, Kerry to hold Syria talks September 8-9

After a meeting with President Vladimir Putin at the G20 summit in China on Monday, Barack Obama said they had been unable to close "gaps of trust". Fighting between rebels and forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad has intensified in recent weeks, particularly in Aleppo, the northern city that is a critical battleground in the conflict and divided between rebel and regime forces.

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Syria civil war: Deadly blasts hit government and Kurdish areas

The worst event occurred at a check point at the entrance of Tartus city, where 30 people were killed and nearly 50 were injured, when six armed men from a van attacked and a suicide bomber detonated his explosive belt. The YPG already controls swathes of northern Syria where Kurdish groups have established de facto autonomy since the start of the Syrian war in 2011, much to the alarm of neighbouring Turkey.

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Syrian opposition says Assad must leave six months into transition

According to the Guardian, it is the most cohesive transition plan released by the body until now, and allows a six-month negotiation period resulting in the formation of a leading transitional governing body. A ceasefire: There have been temporary ceasefires in Syria in the past, and US President Barack Obama says Russian Federation and the US "have had some productive conversations about what a real cessation of hostilities would look like, that would allow us both to focus our attention ...

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Phyllis Schlafly Dies at 92; Remembered for Her Influence on Conservative Movement

Phyllis Schlafly , a reactionary whose views are the foundation for some of the modern principles the Republican party utilizes, died on Monday at the age of 92. "Many of us owe our political awakening to Phyllis Schlafly ", Palin wrote on her Facebook page. She said this in 2007, by the way, not 1967. Though how the American public would have known that she stayed home I can not imagine.

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Turkey army, Kurd-backed forces clash in Syria

Some 280 rebels, their families and wounded arrived Saturday morning in a village in the northern rebel-held Idlib province. Some observers believed fighting the IS was not the priority of Turkey, saying that Ankara fears the advance of Kurdish forces in northern Syria toward Jarablus, as the city was the next target of the Kurdish groups, which made sweeping advances against IS in northern Syria, near the Turkish borders.

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Investment Research Analysts Opinion: Expedia Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPE), Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD)

The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 28.33 Billion. During the day, the stock corrected to an intraday low of $53.24, however, the bulls stepped in and pushed the price higher to close in the green at $53.98 with a gain of 1.81% for the day.

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PH shows images of Chinese boats in disputed shoal

As regards the July 12 ruling of the arbitral tribunal, Andanar said there were also no categorical statements made for China to comply with the ruling. Chinain turn accuses the United States of interference and using the ruling to stoke confrontation. Ties turned frosty when new President Rodrigo Duterte insulted USA counterpart Barack Obama on Monday, prompting the cancellation of a meeting between them.

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Black Lives Matter occupy London City Airport runway

Specialist officers arrived at the scene to "unshackle" the activists. The airport said in a series of early morning tweets that all runways remained closed, urging passengers to remain patient as police tried to resolve the nuisance.

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110 people stuck in cable cars at Mont Blanc in Alps

France 3 television said the cable auto was stopped after cables got tangled in high wind. It's not clear how the people became trapped on the Télécabine Panoramique Mont-Blanc, which traverses some of the glaciers and crevasses on the mountain and ends at an altitude of 11,000 feet.

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Mexican official who helped arrange Trump visit resigns

Videgaray will not take another public post , the spokeswoman said. He will be replaced by the current Minister of Social Development, Jose Antonio Meade . He acknowledged Mexicans' "enormous indignation" over Trump's presence in the country and repeated that he told him in person Mexico would in no way pay for the proposed border wall.

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PM Narendra Modi whips and humiliates Pakistan internationally, yet again

Rising export of terror, growing radicalisation through ideology of hatred and spread of extreme violence defines landscape of common security threats to our societies, he said. Seamless digital connectivity between India and Southeast Asia is a shared objective. He asked for identifying priorities to the implementation of the ASEAN Vision 2025 and action plans for each pillar.

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Senate Democrats block Zika funding bill for third time, website reports

Before those negotiations begin in earnest, however, Senate Republicans on Tuesday were eager to make a political point by forcing Democrats to once more block Zika legislation that passed the House earlier this year. As of late August, there were more than 16,800 cases of Zika virus infection in the United States, including Puerto Rico, which has been hit the hardest.

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Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton tackle security issues

Clinton said , "I did exactly what I should have done and I take it very seriously. The fact that the only criticism they could have for Hillary Clinton is that she didn't smile enough at a very serious forum on our veterans, on our national security and on the job of commander in chief just tells you everything you need to know", Mook said.

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Leroy Sane hopes to make Man City debut in United derby

He is a great player, everyone knows his quality, but we have many other players who are expecting to give the maximum. "It's very hard to call this game at this moment in time but I feel Sergio Aguero's suspension will be a big blow for City, although they still have plenty of quality players to come in there".


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