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Colombia's president accepts 'no' result

According to the official result, with nearly 100 per cent of the vote counted, 49.77 per cent chose "Yes" while 50.22 per cent voted against the deal. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. "We all want peace but there has to be adjustments made". Many "Yes" voters were also uncomfortable with those provisions, but said they were willing to overlook some of that for the sake of peace.

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Philippines President 'Profoundly and Deeply' Apologizes to World's Jews

I'd be happy to slaughter them". U.S. State Department spokesman Mark Toner called Duterte's remarks "troubling" and a significant departure from the Philippines' tradition of human rights and dignity. Duterte explained that he made the remark because others have already compared him to Hitler due to his violent war on drugs. "Do not be the policeman because you do not have the eligibility to do that in my country".

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Arsene Wenger open to England job after Arsenal 'love affair' ends

With a wry smile, Wenger said: "I'm fully focused, 100 per cent, on Arsenal ". Arsene Wenger will celebrate 20 years at Arsenal on Saturday and while he makes no promises on his future at the Emirates, he's also not ruling anything out.

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French police, migrants clash near Calais 'Jungle' camp

An AFP photographer said he was also slightly injured from the stone-throwing. Two hundred migrants and around 50 protesters assembled to march against living conditions in the "Jungle" camp. Demonstrators face off with French riot police as they protest near the area called the "jungle" where refugees live in Calais, France, October 1, 2016.

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Low turnout invalidates Hungary ballot on EU refugee quotas

Spearheaded by the country's Prime Minister Viktor Orban, the campaign aims to limit the number of migrants seeking asylum in Hungary . If successful, the referendum would put pressure on the European Union to scrap the migrant quotas altogether.

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New Non-Travel Related Zika Cases In South Florida

The Zika virus can cause a birth abnormality known as microcephaly, which means that a baby's head is smaller than normal and the brain is typically underdeveloped. Currently, there is no vaccine or medicine for Zika virus. Zika has spread extensively in Latin American and the Caribbean over the past year or so, and more recently it has been cropping up in Southeast Asia.

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Liverpool Fans React To A Battling Win Against Swansea

James Milner scored an 84th-minute penalty as Liverpool overcame a awful start and survived a late scare to win 2-1 at Swansea City on Saturday (Sunday NZ Time ) and move second in the Premier League . "It looked like we were here to be in a football game, but I wanted them to show we are here because we want to win a football game". Despite admitting that their performance was far from ideal, he praised their second half reaction after going into the break one goal down.

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Lions sustain offensive collapse in embarrassing loss to Bears

Our models project Jones for 73 yards receiving and 0.53 touchdowns on 5 catches, for the 12th-best ranking among fantasy wide receivers in Week 4. Tate's disappearance from the field came after a miscommunication with Matthew Stafford on a drive late in the first half that led to a Chicago interception.

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Donald Trump ready to drag Bill Clinton sex scandals into US campaign

A campaign memo circulated the day before urged associates to mention Lewinsky and other women with whom Bill Clinton has been widely reported to have had affairs. Asked Thursday about the possibility that Trump would raise her husband's infidelities, Clinton said he could run his campaign "however he chooses".

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Kaine stumps in Pennsylvania after vice presidential debate

Kaine and Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence meet Tuesday night for the only vice presidential debate of the 2016 campaign. Trump has called warming a hoax, while Pence said after the debate that "there's no question" human activity affects both the climate and the environment.

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Collins' lineup decision hanging over Mets-Giants juicy playoff

Los Angeles clinched the division for the fourth straight season September 25, forcing the Giants to fight for their postseason lives in the wild-card race with the New York Mets and St. "The Giants are pumped". The Giants, who seized World Series titles in 2010, 2012 and 2014 to create a strong omen for 2016, will face fellow NL wildcard victor New York Mets in a one-game playoff in New York on Wednesday.

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Rudy Giuliani Calls Donald Trump An "Absolute Genius" for Avoiding Taxes

I'm a successful businessman! It looks to me that this loss reflects the outrageous, special tax break that real estate developers that people like Trump can get, but that the rest of us can't. The revelations come after the outspoken Republican presidential candidate repeatedly refused to make his tax filings public, the first candidate to do so since Richard Nixon in the 1970s.

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Saudi Arabia condemns passage of U.S. 9/11 law

The US congress voted overwhelmingly to override President Barack Obama's veto of the JASTA law. Two Arabic hashtags were trending on Twitter when the bill was passed Wednesday, one referring directly to the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act , or JASTA, and the other simply titled: #TheAmericanTerrorism.

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Hoyer helps Bears end home hex with win vs. Lions

Stafford threw for 703 yards and seven touchdowns in last year's sweep of the Bears and has formed a post-Calvin Johnson connection this season with Marvin Jones , who has an NFL-best 408 yards receiving. "But I just stayed ready and that was that". The Chicago Bears are no Green Bay Packers, and that should mean the Lions are confident of getting back to 2-2 today.

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North Korea Announces New Rocket Engine Test

Graham said this reflects Seoul's desire for the U.S.to communicate that extended deterrence is functioning "when North Korea is off the nuclear leash and pro-nuclear weapons advocates have suddenly become more vocal" in the South. Those, combined with an uptick in missile tests this year, have raised fears that Pyongyang is making faster-than-expected progress toward its stated goal of developing a nuclear-tipped missile that could reach the US mainland.

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Taliban launches attack on Afghanistan's Kunduz

He said the Nawabad area with four checkpoints had been captured and a number of soldiers had been killed. The Taliban launched a coordinated attack on the city of Kunduz in northeastern Afghanistan on Monday morning, setting of a gunbattle with Afghan forces that was still underway hours later, officials said.

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Obama shouts twice to Clinton to hurry up

It's also thanks to the elder-statesman patina that settled on him as his political rivals died off. A 2015 Supreme Court decision reaffirmed USA practice that forbids Americans born in Jerusalem to list Israel as their country of birth on passports.

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Rudolph, Oklahoma State outslug No. 22 Texas

Against teams from Power 5 conferences this season, Texas' defense has given up 47 points, 50 points, and then 49 points Saturday to Oklahoma State . "We need to think about making plays". With OSU needing a lift, trailing 19-16 in the second quarter, Rudolph scrambled 10 yards to the end zone, diving across the goal line as he got sandwiched between two Texas defenders trying to tackle him.

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British PM to trigger Brexit by end of March

She hopes for informal discussions on the shape of Britain's future relationship with the European Union in the months before the invocation of Article 50. In addition to announcing the timeline, May said Sunday that she would seek repeal of the European Communities Act , the 1972 legislation that automatically enshrines European law into Britain's own legal code.

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Surveillance video released in California police shooting

Saturday night crowds continued to protest in Southern California after the police shooting of a black man. But on Thursday, officers used pepper spray to disperse the crowd and arrested two men for unlawful assembly after some protesters threw rocks and bottles, stopped vehicles and broke auto windows.

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Trump questions whether Clinton is loyal to husband

The former beauty pageant victor who was fat-shamed by Donald Trump thanked her supporters as she attended a gala in Los Angeles on Saturday night. Machado, now a US citizen, dismissed the fresh attacks with a message on Instagram, calling them "cheap lies" from a man intent on defaming her.

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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police to release remaining footage in Keith Scott case

Charlotte Uprising, a coalition of activist groups from around North Carolina, led a march through SouthPark mall on Thursday after Police Chief Kerr Putney canceled a community forum scheduled for Central Church of God, organizers said. -or a traumatic brain injury-and had just taken his medication. Police only released partial clips last Saturday. At the time, police were in the process of serving an arrest warrant.

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EU 'cannot force' Hungary to accept migrants: PM

While there is little doubt that his "No" camp will comfortably win, the poll could still end in embarrassment for Orban if it fails to reach the required 50-percent turnout and is deemed invalid. The firebrand leader has emerged as the standard-bearer of those opposed to German Chancellor Angela Merkel's "open-door" policy, after Europe's worst migration crisis since 1945.

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No. 3 Clemson's path seems clear to championship goals

The same Louisville that dismantled FSU football effortlessly in the third season of the game. Two ACC teams in the final four, before the SEC or Big Ten does it? Clemson coach Dabo Swinney reacts to a call as cornerback Cordrea Tankersley walks nearby during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Louisville on Saturday, Oct.

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Colombia leader concedes defeat on peace accord

Colombians are sick of war, even though many resent making concessions to the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), which has carried out killings, kidnappings and extortion. Opponent of the accord have urged the government to reopen negotiations if it were to lose the referendum. The group's leader, better known as Timochenko, said from Havana, "To the Colombian people that dream of peace, you can count on us".

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Orban Suffers Setback in Hungarian Vote on EU Refugee Policy

Hungary's maverick right-wing leader, whose hardline policy on migration has been criticised by human rights groups but is popular at home, nevertheless said European Union policymakers should heed the "outstanding" referendum outcome. Later, he said he would submit an amendment to Hungary's constitution to put the result of the plebiscite into law. Orban's policies are focused on maintaining European culture and heritage.

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Three-strikes Bill Advances In New Mexico

Under current law, intentional abuse of a child under the age of 12 that results in the child's death is a first-degree felony punishable by life in prison. "There are lots of things in the tax package that need more than a night to review and that we have serious problems with", he said. The sentencing bill would expand the list of violent crimes that mandate life behind bars for a third conviction.

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CDC Lengthens Suggested Time Couples With Zika Risk Should Wait Before Pregnancy

This can reflect changes in awareness of Zika virus , surveillance and testing for Zika virus, or changes in intensity of Zika virus transmission. The WHO expanded its recommended waiting period to 6 months on Sep 6, based on evidence that the virus can persist in semen for that long, longer than previously thought.

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Hundreds come to offer condolences to mourning Peres family

Obama , who was in the country for only a few hours, sat beside Netanyahu and Peres's son Nechemia during the ceremony. When President Barack Obama visited Jerusalem in 2013, Shimon Peres, then 89 years old and in his fifth decade of public life, might have been expected to forgo the tour of high-tech innovations at the Israel Museum.

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LeBron James Endorses Hillary Clinton for President

That candidate is Hillary Clinton . When I look at this year's presidential race, it's clear which candidate believes the same thing. James is supporting Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton , and he publicly threw his support behind her in an op-ed published on Business Insider that will also run in the Akron Beacon Journal tomorrow.

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India to ratify Paris climate change agreement at UN

India is all set to ratify the Paris climate deal on Sunday, with President Pranab Mukherjee giving his assent to a proposal approved earlier by the government, making India one of the key countries to help bring the pact into force. Tusk's home country Poland was the main state resisting the climate accord. Lauding India's ratification of the Paris climate deal, green bodies today said it increases the pressure on rich nations, which have contributed the most to this problem, to reduce ...

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Police release El Cajon shooting videos

The video shows an officer firing four times at close range nearly immediately after Olango, who had come to the USA decades ago as a Ugandan refugee, raised both hands to chest level, an action described as a shooting stance . A second officer who appears in the final seconds of the video fired a stun gun simultaneously. At one point during Friday's protests, a group of people formed a prayer circle, as seen in the video below.

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Glad PM Modi did not declare war on Pak, taunts Congress

He said that terrorism is affecting India's neighbours, including Afghanistan and Bangladesh. The Prime Minister further said more than 110 terrorists have been killed in the past few months by the Indian Army as they were trying to infiltrate.

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Low Turnout in Migrant Referendum Is a Setback for Hungarian Premier

And it's important because it's not about the will of the government, it's not the intention of the parliament. Referendum explained, by Nick Thorpe, BBC News, Budapest Image copyright Reuters Why has the government called it? Just 21% of 8th District voters have turned out to cast ballots thus far.

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Beating Manchester City is a big statement - Tottenham's Alli

City boss Pep Guardiola moaned: "They were better". His decision to play Fernando instead of Gundogan was presumably to counter Tottenham's aggression in midfield - but the Brazilian was left exposed time and again, while Fernandinho, playing in a more advanced role, was not almost as effective as in his usual anchoring position.


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