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Egypt's Sisi urges Israel to make history, reach peace deal with Palestinians

Trump on Monday was unusually tight-lipped when asked about the meeting with Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, which takes place as world leaders descend on NY for the annual meeting fo the UN General Assembly. Police also sought to arrest NGO staff members at the time , forcing 13 foreigners including six Americans to take refuge at the U.S. embassy in Cairo until the Egyptian authorities relented and allowed them to leave Egypt.

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CCTV shows 'same man' at New York City bomb locations

On Monday police in NY said they're looking for 28-year-old Ahmad Khan Rahami in connection with the Chelsea bombing. Citing the FBI, New Jersey State Police said Monday that the bombings in Chelsea and the New Jersey shore town Seaside Park were connected.

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Call for unity after Jeremy Corbyn's landslide victory in leadership challenge

She added: "Mr Corbyn's election means that, at both Holyrood and Westminster, Labour is simply incapable of providing a strong opposition to anybody apart from itself". London- Reelecting Jeremy Corbyn as a leader of Britain's opposition Labor Party and addition to the political debate which he caused since being elected, are events similar to a chapter of "A Very British Coup" novel by Chris Mullin.

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Duterte on European Union condemnation: I will tell them, FU

Duterte has been openly critical of the United Nations and the European Union in recent weeks after both bodies condemned the anti-drugs war a violation of human rights. The allegations along with Duterte's bombast, actions and temperament have already strained his relationship with the United States and Australia, both key allies.

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Berlin goes to the polls in a challenging vote for Merkel

By securing almost 14 per cent of the vote, the AfD has easily entered its 10th regional assembly of the country's 16 states. The Berlin election was won by the Social Democratic Party, which held off the party of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the Christian Democratic Union, with 21.6% of the vote to 17.5%.

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Smoking Samsung phone sparks alert on Indian flight

DGCA briefed the incident saying that the airlines crew put off the smoke using a fire extinguisher. Other aviation regulators, such as the European Aviation Safety Agency, and airlines in several countries, including the United States and China, have already issued warnings to plane passengers to keep Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones turned off and unplugged during flights.

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Pakistani media calls PM Modi's Kozhikode speech venomous

She said it was impossible for India to diplomatically isolate Pakistan as her attempts in that regard were a doomed ploy to divert world attention from a very serious situation in the occupied valley. Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in a nationally televised speech that in the last four months, Indian security forces have killed 110 terrorists who crossed over the cease-fire line in Kashmir from Pakistani territory.

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George and Charlotte steal limelight as Cambridges arrive in Canada

Speaking at the welcome event outside the British Columbia Parliament buildings, Prince William said: "Catherine and I are delighted to be back in Canada". This time, until October 1, they will limit their movement in British Columbia and Yukon. Canadian TV livestreamed the ceremonies as the couple placed a wreath at a military memorial and also did a walkabout among cheering crowds.

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Asia stocks pull ahead, investors on edge before Bank of Japan verdict

The Fed said USA economic activity and jobs growth were "solid" in recent months, with growth picking up after a subdued start to the year. Investors' focus now shifts to the U.S. Investors reacted with skepticism to the shallower rate path projections. Japanese Yen traders are likewise left with an effectively unchanged fundamental outlook, and this in itself favors a continued JPY rally (USD/JPY decline) versus the US Dollar.

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Second Palestinian assailant dead after Hebron attack

The statement said the Palestinian was "brought to Shaare Zedek hospital in critical condition" and "died of his injuries". Netanyahu's comments came after what Israeli authorities said was the fifth attack on security forces or civilians since Friday following a three-week lull.

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Paris climate deal may come into force by the end of 2016

Ban has been a strong supporter of the accords. As a result, the world has crossed one threshold for the Paris Agreement to enter into force - passing the 55 country threshold. So did the European Union. The possibility that a Trump presidency could trounce emerging global cooperation on climate change is worrying leaders, whose nations are being forced to confront the realities of a warming world.

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Thousands of royal fans await William and Kate's arrival in Victoria

The royal couple later toured the Immigrant Services Society's new Welcome Housing in Vancouver, where they met Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau. During a ceremonial welcome in Victoria, the capital of British Columbia, the Duke told a crowd of thousands gathered outside the imposing Legislative Assembly of British Columbia: "Catherine and I are delighted to be back in Canada".

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Andrew's to hold pet blessing

The minister said he and his congregation wanted to celebrate the feast day of the patron saint of animals with an outdoor event that would be educational and fun for families. Francis Church, Porter County Animal Shelter, Best Buddies Pet Pantry, Lakeshore Paws and American Greyhound Rescue. Information: www.stpaulscathedralokc.org.

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Boko Haram leader appears on video after Nigeria said wounded him

A statement issued by army spokesman Sani Usman said the footage showed that the man purporting to be Shekau was "unstable" and came as "another sign that the end is near for him". He has publicly criticized his former mentor for killing too many civilians, including Muslims. The Nigerian military has capitalized on the recent fractures within the formerly unified Boko Haram , taking back swaths of territory from the terrorist-held lands since a campaign launched in February of 2014.

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Trump, Clinton to meet with Netanyahu on eve of first debate

The candidates' meetings with the Israeli leader take place a day before Trump and Clinton face off at their first general election presidential debate Monday night at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York. Trump, in 2013, recorded a video endorsing Netanyahu. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Donald Trump for almost 90 minutes at Trump Tower on Sunday morning.

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Key bridge witness: I was 'bad cop,' pushed Christie agenda

Just before the start of what could be a week of testimony from Wildstein, a tractor-trailer jackknifed on the George Washington Bridge, leading to a fuel spill that closed some lanes going to New Jersey. Wildstein could testify as early as Friday. Christie has denied prior knowledge of it and hasn't been charged. Christie's former deputy chief of staff, Bridget Kelly, and former Port Authority of NY and New Jersey executive Bill Baroni are charged with closing access lanes to the George ...

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Chuka Umunna dismisses reports of Jeremy Corbyn leadership challenge

Asked on ITV's Peston on Sunday if the shadow cabinet would remain unchanged when MPs return to Parliament next month, he said: "Think so". It's what I've wanted the whole of my entire life. The mass shadow cabinet resignations in June propelled Rayner to the top sooner than an MP only elected in 2015 might have expected, and she has yet to really prove her mettle on the grind of parliamentary opposition and policy detail.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin Wins Reelection

United Russia benefits from its association with President Putin, who after 17 years in power as either president or prime minister enjoys a personal approval rating of about 80 percent, opinion polls show. The election was seen as a test for Vladimir Putin's expected Presidential campaign in 2018. Media including the BBC, the Independent, and Deutsche Welle reported allegations of violations in several places.

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Hillary Clinton 'healthy and fit to serve as president'

Her campaign had been pressed to be more transparent about Mrs Clinton's health , particularly after it failed to reveal her Friday pneumonia diagnosis until Sunday, when she almost collapsed as she left the Ground Zero site in NY. After the episode, the campaign announced that she had been diagnosed two days earlier with pneumonia, something that had not been made public until then.

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Prince George steals the show while royal family visits Canada

The eight-day trip marks the first overseas jaunt for 1-year-old Charlotte. The royal couple will meet with members of the Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue, North Shore Rescue, and other emergency services to discuss their work and the mental health challenges first responders can experience as a result of the job.

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Boris Johnson suggests Russian Federation and Assad guilty of war crimes

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says he is "appalled" by the current spike in violence around the contested Syrian city of Aleppo. "The Secretary-General underlines that the apparent systematic use of these types of indiscriminate weapons in densely populated areas may amount to war crimes", it added.

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Debate This! If Clinton vs Trump was a sporting event

Recent polls show the race tightening in several other key battleground states and nationally. Gender, race and education were clear markers between the two candidates. "If dopey Mark Cuban of failed Benefactor fame wants to sit in the front row, perhaps I will put Gennifer Flowers right alongside of him", he tweeted.

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Johnson opens door to rivals at Tour Championship

Johnson, who can not overtake the injured Jason Day as world number one even with a win, said: "I hit a couple of bad drives there coming home and on this golf course if you miss the fairways it's very hard". A win this week in the Heart of Dixie would be his fourth of the season, his second in September, and secure the FedEx Cup title. Queensland's Adam Scott sits midfield heading into the final round after a second consecutive one over 71, which leaves him one over for the tournament and ...

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Syria: UN Security Council to meet as government assault on Aleppo rages

The organization said Sunday it was reaching 60,000 residents trapped in the towns of Madaya, Zabadani, Foua, and Kafraya. France's envoy to the United Nations asserted today that war crimes were being committed in Syria's battered city of Aleppo, as the Security Council met for urgent talks on the escalating military campaign.

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Pak accuses Modi of 'well thought out vilification campaign'

Aiyar stressed that talks is only solution to have friendly relations with Pakistan. "There is no definite Pakistan policy of the government". Advising Pakistan was a "political conspiracy" and people of UP and Punjab should be aware of it, she said.

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Suspect in Washington Mall Shooting 'Zombie-Like' When Arrested

Cetin emigrated from Turkey and is a legal permanent resident of the United States, authorities said . Mike Hawley told reporters that he spotted Cetin near the suspect's home in Oak Harbor, around 30 miles due west of the mall. "We're really having a tough time right now", her sister Karen Van Horn told The Seattle Times . Evangelina Lara says it was confirmed at 2 a.m.

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United Nations struggle to get aid moving in Syria despite ceasefire

Humanitarian aid is due to be delivered to Aleppo on Friday following a withdrawal of combatants from a contested road leading to the city on Thursday, a Syrian rebel official said . Contrary to the rest of Syria, aid convoys will not need government pre-approval for accessing the rebel-held eastern part of Aleppo. "Can well-fed, grown men please stop putting political, bureaucratic and procedural roadblocks for fearless humanitarian workers who are willing and able to go to serve women, ...

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Donald Trump won't bring Flowers to the debate, Mike Pence says

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will face off Monday, Sept. 26, in the much-anticipated first debate with the two USA presidential contenders - an event that could draw close to a Super Bowl-size audience. Trump is indeed the first Republican nominee to hire a woman as his campaign manager. The Associated Press first reported Friday that three additional former State Department staffers got immunity agreements as part of the FBI investigation, including Clinton chief of staff Cheryl Mills.

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Jeremy Corbyn's victory leaves rebels with few choices

The veteran campaigner's triumph by 313,209 to 193,229 votes cements his authority over the deeply divided party and will fuel his drive to turn Labour further to the left - a move many of his colleagues say will see them out of power and allow the ruling Conservatives free rein to set Britain's divorce from the European Union.

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Royal tour: Charlotte and George steal the show in Canada

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau remarked that this visit would be quite different for the royals, now that they are parents of two young children, compared to their last trip to Canada five years ago. Coast with people who are excited about engaging with it all. George and Charlotte will stay with their nanny in Victoria , the capital of British Columbia.

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United Nations chief appalled by the escalation in Syrian conflict

Rescue teams are still working to extract people from beneath the rubble, he said. This figure does not include neighborhoods in the countryside. The intense airstrikes are targeting residential areas and buildings used by the volunteer group known as the "White Helmets".

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Red Sox clinch playoff berth as Porcello wins 22nd

Joel Quintana (13-11) gave up one run in six innings and beat Cleveland for the second time in 11 days. The magic number to clinch the AL East is now 4. Angel Pagan scored the go-ahead run on a fielding error by rookie right fielder Hunter Renfroe with one out in the 10th, followed by Span's 11th homer, off Kevin Quackenbush (7-7).

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Pakistan PM Sharif accuses India of an arms build-up

Pakistan has rejected the allegation and accused India of apportioning blame before the incident had been investigated properly. Pakistani stock markets witnessed a sharp decline on Thursday as reports of an imminent strike from India are speculated.

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Philippine President Duterte gives European Union the middle finger

Some 3,000 drug suspects have been killed either by police or unknown assailants since Duterte took over on June 30. President Rodrigo Duterte again cursed European Union (EU) officials in a speech on Thursday, September 22. "Another Human Rights Watch report from 2014, "'One Shot to the Head': "Death Squad Killings in Tagum City, Philippines", documents police involvement in what appeared to be a copycat policy of extrajudicial killings in a city nearby Davao City.

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No talks with those who do not believe in constitution: Amit Shah

If terrorism becomes the instrument of state policy then it needs to be described as no less than a war crime. "Terrorists should hear out clearly that India will never forget the Uri attack". "The world was taken aback when he (Sharif) dubed a Hizbul terrorist as a peaceful youth". "This is a long fight that has been thrust on us by Pakistan".


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