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Amy Schumer Named 'Most Dangerous' Celebrity Online

When the phrase " Amy Schumer torrent" is searched online, the risk of connecting to a malicious website jumps to 33% - potentially leaving the credit card details and personal information of unsuspecting fans exposed. The revelation came hours after Schumer, 35 topped another list - Forbes list of the highest earning female comedian. Intel used its own site ratings to compile the celebrity list.

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Syrian troops take rebel-held Farafra district in central Aleppo

The Syrian government offensive to recapture all of Aleppo - with Russian air support and Iranian help on the ground - has been accompanied by bombing that residents describe as unprecedented in its ferocity. It was not immediately clear who was responsible for the attacks on the hospitals. The Associated Press reported that despite government advances in the wake of reinvigorated Syrian and Russian air assaults, gains have been hard to consolidate.

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Pakistan army monitoring border situation, 'fully prepared to respond' to threats

In an interview to an Indian publication, Abdul Basit said Kashmiris are not a third party but instead are stakeholders in the Kashmir issue. Prime Minister Modi differentiated India and Pakistan's current prospects by observing - while India exports software, Pakistan exports terrorists.

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Donald Trump raises $18 million after first presidential debate

Nothing on the corrupt Clinton Foundation. She branded her nemesis "orange anus" after the Republican nominee said in last night's debate that she "deserves" his criticism, which includes him calling her a "fat pig", "slob", and "loser". But he never brought it up on Monday night. Both CNN and CBS have limited availability left for the next debate on Oct 9, the sources said. David Plouffe, a Democratic strategist who managed President Obama's 2008 campaign, called Trump's ...

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Bubba named US assistant captain for Ryder Cup

As the main driver of the USA's all-bases-covered Task Force, Mickelson , who has played in every Ryder Cup since 1995, is a hugely vocal presence in the team room to the point where you're nearly thinking 'who is the captain here?' Love is more than happy to have this sizeable influence looming large, though.

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California Police shoot unarmed black man

One officer fired the stun gun as the other fired the handgun, Davis said. El Cajon Police Chief Jeff Davis told reporters at a news conference Tuesday night the two officers involved in the shooting, each with more than 20 years of service, will be placed on administrative leave for at least three days, as per protocol.

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Aboriginals urge royals to press Canada for better treatment

Yesterday the duke and duchess met with members of the Heiltsuk First Nation community on the isolated island of Bella Bella, where they were given a traditional welcome. Please use that power to allocate for true reconciliation and advocate for the indigenous people in this country so they can be all great and good. The geoduck's long neck can be off-putting.

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SAARC summit to be held in Pakistan cancelled

Bangladesh , as the initiator of Saarc process, the state minister said, believes in regional cooperation and connectivity which was also conveyed to the Saarc chair and Saarc secretariat. While Bhutan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan took India's side, Sri Lanka said the summit can not be held without India. "In view of the above, Bangladesh is unable to participate in the proposed summit in Islamabad ", it continued.

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Senate votes to override Obama veto of 9/11 bill

The vote was 97 to 1. The Senate voted overwhelmingly on Wednesday to override President Obama's veto of legislation allowing lawsuits against foreign sponsors of terrorism, setting up an nearly certain and historic defeat for the White House on the bill.

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MH17 shot down by missile from Russian Federation, investigators say

However, Ukraine's foreign ministry described it as an "important milestone", claiming that it discredits Moscow's narrative of the event. The investigation team was drawn from the Netherlands, Australia, Belgium, Malaysia and Ukraine.

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Kerry threatens to end Syria talks with Russia over Aleppo

If government forces and their allies capture the rebel-held eastern neighbourhoods, it would be a turning point in the 5 1/2-year-old civil war that has killed more than 250,000 people and displaced half of Syria's population.Over the course of the conflict, the government has slowly regained control of major cities.

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Child Abuse Claim Against Brad Pitt Triggers 'Routine' Investigation

Later on Thursday, TMZ and People magazine said the case had subsequently been transferred to the Federal Bureau of Investigation as the alleged incident occurred in the air. The actor - whose wife Angelina Jolie filed for divorce days after the reported incident - is accused of being "wasted" and "screaming" while in the air with his partner and their children.

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Jimmy Carter remembers Israel's Peres for work on peace

A campaigner for Middle East peace who played a seminal role in Israeli politics for almost 70 years, Peres was mourned by world leaders and praised for his tireless engagement. "His life was a blessing to all who strive for peace". The Times of Israel last week described Peres as the last surviving member of Israel's founding fathers and a veteran of the Knesset, its national legislature.

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Lester Holt Debates Donald Trump

The donnybrook also killed the TV ratings for Monday Night Football, with preliminary numbers showing that the game between the Atlanta Falcons and the New Orleans Saints was the least-watched nationally televised Monday NFL contest ever.

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Corbyn's Nottingham backers urge city's rebel MPs to unite Labour party

He wants to work for an "equilibrium" of rights across Europe which could affect how many people want to come into the UK. They would develop what they see as being sensible Labour policies on matters such as airport expansion and business policy, partly to give Labour a stronger voice in Parliament and partly to show up their official frontbench.

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Europol: Ransomware now top cybercrime threat

Its 2016 Internet Organised Crime Threat Index said that cybercrime is so bad in some European Union countries, that it "may have surpassed traditional crime in terms of reporting". Attacks on bank cash-machine networks were also increasing, the report found, as were frauds exploiting new contactless payment card transactions, while traditional scams involving the physical presence of a card had been successfully reduced.

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Tweaking water treaty is war: Pak

He said the unilateral revocation of the treaty could pose a threat to Pakistan and its economy. According to Sartaj, India is "feeling the heat" by Pakistan's diplomatic onslaught of raising the voice against its human rights violation in Indian-Held Kashmir (IHK) and supporting the Kashmiri's right to self-determination - in accordance with the UN Security Council resolutions.

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India's review of Indus Water treaty has made Pakistan nervous

The members took serious note of Indian threats to revoke IWT and said such an act would be considered an act of war. Article 21 (b) (III) of WTO rules says that "nothing in this agreement shall be construed to prevent any WTO member from taking any action which it consider necessary for the protection of its essential security interest taken in time of war or other emergency in worldwide relations", reports The Times of India .

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Five Arrested in Europe on Suspicion of Forming Daesh Cell

An announcement by the Spanish Interior Ministry said four of the suspects are Spanish citizens and one is Moroccan. The interior ministry of Germany's North Rhine-Westphalia region confirmed the detention of a 20-year-old Spaniard in Wuppertal, which it said was carried out early Wednesday morning "on the basis of an global arrest warrant".

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Russian military disputes Dutch MH17 probe

An inquiry by the Dutch Safety Board a year ago found that a Russian-made Buk missile hit the plane but did not say where it was sacked from. After the shooting, the surface-to-air missile launcher was transferred back to Russian Federation.

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Questions surround lost-at-sea rescue

Documents obtained by The Hartford Courant show that Nathan Carman was investigated in the fatal shooting of 87-year-old John Chakalos . Windsor police submitted to a prosecutor an arrest warrant for Nathan Carman, 22, on a murder charge in July 2014, but the warrant was returned unsigned the next day, according to a search warrant that police used to search Carman's apartment in Middletown.

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USA air strikes have endangered ceasefire deal in Syria: Russia

Gen. Igor Konashenkov said in an emailed statement that both "terrorists and the opposition" are using the truce to "boost their forces and prepare for renewed hostilities". "Now there can be no doubts about that", Russian foreign ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said. The Syrian military said the coalition airstrike hit a base in Deir el-Zour that was surrounded by IS, allowing the extremists to advance and overrun Syrian army positions in the area.

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Coast Guard releases phone call with rescued man

The Coast Guard spent six days searching 62,000 square nautical miles-an area the size of Georgia-looking for the Carmans before calling off the search on Friday. Carman told the man the trim tabs "were not doing any good". There was no mayday call and no radio transmission of any kind from the fishing boat, according to the Coast Guard.

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Vancouver proposes licensed short-term Airbnb rentals to increase supply

Vancouver is moving to restrict short-term rentals like Airbnb , prohibiting full-time listings that have been blamed for exacerbating the city's housing crisis by taking homes off the market. "The complaints for licensed listings that violate our business license conditions may result in the operator losing its license and not being able to get a license for a minimum of 12 months".

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Historic ceasefire agreement signed in Columbia

After half a century of conflict, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) and the country's government signed a full peace accord on Monday. According to Belgian media Politico, the European Union has pledged to provide 575 million USA dollars to support the implementation of the peace process.

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United States captain Davis Love confident over choice to play morning foursomes

This week, Hazeltine will become his fourth Ryder Cup course - it has been laid out in accordance with the wishes of home-team captain Davis Love. CHASKA, Minn. 'But that's an example of starting with the captain that put us in a position to fail and we failed monumentally, absolutely. Some guys feel best to let the player play golf like they normally would and just kind of stay out of their way and just alternate shots.

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Indian claim about Uri attack 'proof' rejected

Maintaining that no proof implicating Pakistan in the Uri attack had surfaced yet, he told DawnNews that "it was evident that the attack was a plan devised by India itself". Referring to Balochistan, he said that India had violated the United Nations charter by interfering in Pakistan's internal affairs. "We can not give any favours to those who attack India's sovereignty as part of their foreign policy", he said.

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Kuwait- JASTA would damage U.S. relations, harm sovereign immunity - Obama vetoes

Obama released a statement Friday, saying he bears "deep sympathy for the families of the victims of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, who have suffered grievously. Carter said during testimony Thursday before the Senate Armed Services Committee that it could be a problem if another country was "to behave reciprocally towards the United States".

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Million Watch Trump-Clinton Showdown, a Ratings Record

Trump praised himself for not attacking Clinton during the debate about the marital infidelity of her husband, former President Bill Clinton, but said he may take up the attack line going forward. Which brings us to Lester Holt and the accusations that the moderator tipped Monday's debate in favor of Hillary Clinton . "It's unclear exactly what he is saying", Clinton said.

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Kompany out for City, Celtic without de Vries

Their task will be helped by a vociferous 60,000-strong crowd at Parkhead on Wednesday but they face a City side in a rich vein of form, with Pep Guardiola having won all 10 of his competitive games at the helm. It could be a cauldron like atmosphere and while the boss is looking forward to playing there , the Blues should not underestimate its effect on the Hoops performance, according to the Telegraph.

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Investigators Continue Probe Into Minnesota Mall Stabbings

Due to the nature of his injuries, the 21-year-old man did not tell police or initially seek medical attention. Adan was shot dead by an off-duty police officer. The motive for Saturday's attack is still unclear. While the Federal Bureau of Investigation is now investigating the attack "as a potential act of terrorism ", there is not yet any evidence to show that Adan's attack was motivated by ties to ISIS or other extremist groups, though rumors to that effect have been circulating since ...

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Donald Trump Defends Presidential Debate Performance

Trump tried aggressively to pin America's problems on Clinton at Monday night's debate. He refused to back down yesterday, saying: "She was the victor and she gained a massive amount of weight, and it was a real problem for us". I mean, there are a lot of people who came up to me, including many in the media, who said listen, he could've just crushed her on that last question.

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Brad Pitt: FBI 'evaluating' plane row claims

It was earlier reported that Pitt was under investigation for child abuse after after he allegedly got "verbally abusive" and "physical" with one of his children on the flight. The National Transportation Safety Board explains on its website that in aviation incidents involving suspected criminal activity other agencies may be involved in the investigation.

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American-Russian Syrian diplomacy gets bogged down as bombs fall on Aleppo

The arguments came on the same day that at least 26 civilians were killed in renewed government airstrikes on Aleppo . He called for the immediate grounding of planes and helicopters that have launched airstrikes, including a Russian one earlier this week that the USA says hit an aid convoy, killing 20 civilians.

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Dutch probe: Malaysian jet downed by launcher from Russia

The Boeing 777 passenger jet was brought down over rebel-held eastern Ukraine in July 2014 on a routine flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, killing all 298 people on board including 196 Dutch citizens . The JIT report said that the team is "convinced of having obtained irrefutable evidence to establish that on 17 July 2014, flight MH17 was shot down by a BUK missile from the 9M38-series".


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