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Former Hit Man Accuses Philippine President Of Ordering, Carrying Out Killings

He said that he was involved with the killings of petty criminals in the city and that the killings were ordered by former mayor and now President Rodrigo Duterte. Duterte served as mayor of Davao for more than 20 years. For their part, Mr. Nograles and his son, incumbent congressman Karlo Alexei B. Nograles, said they were not aware of any supporters killed.

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Syria ceasefire wobbles as government accused of blocking aid

So far it has not. But Mr de Mistura said that on the Castello road at least, that was not allowed under the ceasefire deal. CNN Senior International Correspondent Frederik Pleitgen reached the government-controlled part of Aleppo on Thursday and said the area was as calm as he'd ever seen it.

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Froome back in Vuelta contention after time trial victory

Frenchman Latour produced a late dart to claim the stage win for AG2R La Mondiale, denying Darwin Atapuma (BMC Racing) in a pulsating finish to a stage which started in Benidorm. To beat Contador and win La Vuelta would be a significant achievement for Quintana, the 2014 Giro d'Italia champion. Three-time Vuelta victor Alberto Contador finished eighth Friday to leapfrog Esteban Chaves of Colombia into third in the general standings.

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Ford To Move Car production to Mexico From USA

Trump has on multiple occasions vowed to impose up to a 35 percent tariff on any Mexican-built Ford cars the automaker tries to sell in the U.S. Fields declined to say if that action would stop Ford's plan if Trump is elected. The automaker quickly shot down Donald Trump's latest hyperbolic claim, made on Fox News Thursday, that Ford plans to "fire all its employees in the United States" as part of a plan to build a plant in Mexico.

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Chelsea Manning Ends Hunger Strike In Return For Having His Genitals Removed

I applaud them for that. The recommendations for my hair length were back in 2014. Manning was an intelligence analyst in Iraq at the time. Manning was born Bradley Edward Manning in 1987 and enlisted in the U.S. She launched her hunger strike last Friday. Until her surgery, the military will still require Manning to keep her hair short. "It is nonetheless troubling that the government continues to insist that they will enforce the male hair length standards against her and subject ...

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NYC museum invites viewers to use 18-karat gold toilet

This is the second time his work has been exhibited at the Guggenheim. The piece is meant to be provocative in both its name as well as function. There will be a security guard outside who will explain to people what the piece is. Maurizio Cattelan's waxwork depicting Pope John Paul II after being struck by a meteorite was on display in September 2000 at the Royal Academy in London.

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Clinton,Trump Tied In Presidential Race

Bornstein's findings until the episode airs on Thursday, but according to audience members Trump has a high testosterone level. Trump's letter said the Republican is 6-foot-3 and 236 pounds - giving him a body mass index falling into the "overweight" range.

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UN chief presses for Syria aid as ceasfire largely holds

According to the BBC , trucks carrying a month's supply of food for 40,000 people remain at the Turkish border, while negotiations concerning the convoy's safety are ongoing. Russia's Defense Ministry said Thursday the United States was not fulfilling its obligations under the Syrian ceasefire agreement, as Moscow and Washington pointed fingers at each other for violating what had appeared to be a peaceful lull in fighting.

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United Kingdom approves Chinese-backed Hinkley nuclear plant, sets tighter controls

Addressing those concerns, the government said it would take a "special share" in future nuclear projects to ensure that significant stakes could not be sold without its consent. Set to provide 7% of the UK's generation needs for 60 years, the latest schedule will see it begin generating power in 2025. Clark said the Hinkley Point project would "inaugurate a new era of United Kingdom nuclear power " and help cut greenhouse gas emissions, which must fall by 80 percent on 1990 levels by 2050.

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Gold, Silver Stable on Wednesday, September 14, amid Weaker Dollar

Gold snapped a four-day losing streak after Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard defused traders' fears that the US may raise interest rates imminently. Spot gold may revisit a low of $1,301.91 per ounce, as indicated by its wave pattern, Fibonacci retracement analysis and a falling channel, according to Reuters technical analyst Wang Tao.

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Syria ceasefire agreement extended by 48 hours

It said government forces will not start pulling out until the rebels begin to do the same. The U.S. military will have to shift surveillance aircraft from other regions and increase the number of intelligence analysts to coordinate attacks with Russian Federation under the Syria cease-fire deal partly in order to target militants the U.S.

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Lawyer: $1.9 million settlement in Sandra Bland lawsuit

The fight began on July 10, 2015, when former Department of Public Safety Trooper Brian Encinia stopped Bland near the Prairie View A&M University campus for failing to properly signal a lane change. It was shown that jail guards did not check on Bland in a timely fashion, which could have saved her life. Ms Bland died by asphyxiation after using a plastic bag to hang herself in her cell, authorities said.

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Graham to introduce $1.5 billion bill for Israel

State Department on Wednesday. National Security Adviser Susan Rice said the package was good for the U.S.as well. Thomas Shannon, U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs, and Jacob Nagel, acting head of Israel's National Security Council, signed the MOU.

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Mastermind of Brazil impeachment stripped of his own mandate

Cunha submitted the impeachment legislation previous year and then deftly outmaneuvered Rousseff allies as he led it through committees and oversaw its passage in his chamber in April. That means the several corruption cases he faces will now go to a lower court judge who is famous for locking up prominent figures. Prosecutor General Rodrigo Janot, who brought the charges against Cunha several months ago, said that he had been trying to remove him from office since December.

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Hillary Clinton Releases More Medical Information, Proving That She's Really, Actually Fine

Hillary Clinton will hit the campaign trail Thursday, marking her first public appearance since cameras caught her leaving daughter's Manhattan apartment, where she was rushed after collapsing as she left a 9/11 memorial event in lower Manhattan.

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Donald Trump Starts Feud with Black Pastor, Calls Her a "Nervous Mess"

The pastor interrupted again, this time to reproach Mr Trump's hecklers, saying: "He is a guest in my church and you will respect him". He stated that the audience at the church was on his side and chanted "let him speak". Trump stopped at Bethel United Methodist Church as part of a tour of the city, which has made headlines in recent months because of heavily contaminated water.

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Air Force B-1B Bombers Train With Japanese, South Korean Fighter Aircraft

Pacific Command. Nuclear expert Siegfried Hecker wrote on the North Korea-focused US website 38 North that Pyongyang has a stockpile of fissile material sufficient to make some 20 nuclear bombs by the end of this year and could add approximately sever per year.

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Oil prices fall on renewed oversupply worries

Also, the United Arab Emirates produced at a rate of 3.09 million bpd in August, setting a new record. "News last week may have helped lift oil prices back towards the August highs, but this data once again adds to the bearish case for oil, regardless of any "cooperation" between Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation", said Craig Erlam, senior market analyst at OANDA.

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AIIMS reports nine dengue deaths

The outbreak comes at a time when the national capital is already attempting to battle the outbreak of dengue fever - another disease, which is transmitted by mosquitoes. "There was no outbreak after that and studies can't be done in an artificial environment". Jain's comments came amid reports that chikungunya had killed 10 people in the city.

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Syria truce holding but aid hasn't reached Aleppo yet

As a cease-fire takes tenuous hold in Syria, humanitarian aid is finally within reach for more than 250,000 people sealed off in rebel-held east Aleppo. Despite the relative calm in the war-torn country, disputes among the warring parties are delaying deliveries of aid . His humanitarian adviser Jan Egeland said there had been no reports of civilian killings in the past 24 hours and attacks on schools and hospitals had stopped.

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The 5 Most Interesting Things About Donald Trump's Dr. Oz Interview

So the appearance on Dr. Ozs show, announced on Friday, had been anticipated as a potential breakthrough, as Mr. Trumps aides had said that over the next few days he would release results from the physical examination, which was conducted last week.

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Brazil's ex-speaker ejected for lying about $5M Swiss bank accounts

Cunha has been accused by Brazilian prosecutors of receiving millions of dollars in bribes linked to the mammoth corruption scandal at state-run oil giant Petrobras. Cunha has rejected the idea that he would incriminate others by signing a plea bargain deal with prosecutors. The Rio-based politician was a leader in the Brazil Democratic Movement Party (from which Mr.

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Trump's doctor declares him in 'excellent health'

Hillary Clinton's doctor on Wednesday declared her healthy and said she is "recovering well" from pneumonia and remains "fit to serve as President of the United States". Dr. Lisa Bardack , chair of internal medicine at CareMount Medical in Mount Kisco, New York, said Clinton was treated with a 10-day course of Levaquin, an antibiotic used to treat infections.

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Donald Trump Releases Medical Evaluation Report

It was dated September 13. Wednesday's taping of the "Dr. Oz Show" wasn't supposed to be when Donald Trump showed the world the results of his recent physical exam. He also takes statins to combat cholesterol and defended his fast food heavy diet because he travels constantly and likes consistency. He had a normal PSA, a test for prostate abnormalities, and liver and thyroid tests were within a normal range.

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Doctor: Hillary Has Bacterial Pneumonia, But Is 'Fit to Serve'

Thetwo-page single-spaced letter reveals more details about Clinton's health in an effort to dispel rumors and insinuations that her medical problems are more severe than a treatable case of pneumonia . Trump, 70, has faced calls to release a more exhaustive version of his medical history, after medical experts called into question the legitimacy of a hastily written assessment Bornstein issued past year, that asserted Trump "will be the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency".

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Airstrikes in Aleppo kill at least 45

Idlib province has endured escalating strikes by Russian planes in recent months, according to global aid workers and residents, destroying scores of hospitals, bakeries and other infrastructure across rebel-held territory. "This requires halting all attacks, including aerial bombardments, and any attempts to gain additional territory at the expense of the parties to the cessation".

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Bangladesh garment factory fire kills 12

He said around 75 people had been scheduled to work the overnight shift, which was to end at 7 a.m. Fire officials said late on Saturday they had been unable to enter the building and search through the debris, amid fears that the death toll could rise further.

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Donald Trump campaign releases medical information, cites 'stamina'

Offered a citation to exactly when Donald Trump made that comment about pregnant workers, Ivanka whined about Gupta editorializing, then tried to get back on message with a cheerful quote about how awesome this completely non-amazing plan is.

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Tropical Storm Julia Forms Over Florida

The top winds observed at any offshore buoys on Thursday morning were 27 mph, gusting to 36 mph, at buoy 41004 , 47 miles southeast of Charleston, South Carolina, at 7:50 am EDT. "Julia is more annoyance than threat, with the storm likely to dump only another 1 - 2" of rain along the immediate coast over the next two days. According to the hurricane center, additional rainfall of less than an inch is expected across coastal parts of SC and southeast North Carolina into Friday.

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Pence: It's 'Inarguable' Putin Is a 'Stronger Leader' Than Obama

Miller insisted that Trump would never have agreed to the interview had he known in was going to wind up on a pro-Kremlin TV network. In what may be seen as his latest overture to Russia, Donald Trump sat down for an interview that was aired on a state-sponsored television station.

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Greta Friedman, nurse in iconic Times Square kissing photo, dies

Friedman was a 21-year-old dental assistant in a nurse's uniform on August 14, 1945. When the news of Japan's unconditional surrender was announced on August 14, 1945 people spontaneously rushed into the streets of NY to celebrate. Friedman will be buried alongside her late husband, Meisha Friedman, an Army infantryman who is buried in Arlington National Cemetery . “It wasnt that much of a kiss, ” Friedman said in an interview with the Veterans History Project in 2005.

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NY attorney general probes Trump's charity

On the Trump Foundation, "my interest in this issue really is in my capacity as regulator of nonprofits in NY state", said Schneiderman. In a statement to Politico , a source familiar with the probe confirmed Schneiderman's office has, in fact, "opened an inquiry into the Trump Foundation based on troubling transactions that have recently come to light".

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Chief: It's too soon to draw Tamir Rice parallel

Police were in the area on an armed robbery report . The officer who fired the shots is reportedly a nine-year veteran of the Columbus police force who was recently transferred into the neighborhood where the shooting took place, according to a local NBC station.

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Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump in Tight Race, New Poll Shows

The poll is the latest to suggest that the deep red state of Texas might witness a closer-than-usual contest this fall. Clinton's pneumonia diagnosis came at inopportune time for the former secretary of state, who spent the bulk of August fundraising in wealthy USA enclaves such as the Hamptons and Martha's Vineyard, with only intermittent campaign events.

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Cabinet reportedly approves date for same-sex marriage plebiscite

Well known for his attitude in favour of the marriage, Turnbull told MPs that society would be stronger if more people were married. Opposition Leader Bill Shorten is expected to instruct Labor MPs to vote against the plebiscite bill on the grounds that it is unnecessary, expensive and would inflict untold hatred and harm on gay and lesbian people.


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