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Five things to know about Trudeau's carbon price

It will be up to the provinces and territories to decide what to do with revenue generated from carbon taxes or cap and trade. Given the general acceptance among voters that the time is right for carbon pricing, not to mention the relatively muted response to the low floor price from the provinces, it suggests the Conservatives have need of a better game plan than simply criticizing Trudeau's "massive tax grab".

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Pink Floyd reunites to support Gaza Freedom Flotilla

He added: "The boat's seizure means Israel is insistent on maintaining its blockade of the Gaza Strip while the world remains silent". One such operation turned to tragedy in 2010 when Israeli commandos killed 10 Turkish activists in a raid on a flotilla.

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Typhoon Megi: Rescuers pull 15 out from China landslide, dozens still missing

The landslides were triggered by torrential rain brought by Typhoon Megi , which lashed southeastern China on Wednesday. Five people died during the storm. Earlier on Wednesday, China shut schools and cancelled dozens of flights as Typhoon Megi made landfall in the southern province of Fujian on Wednesday with winds of close to 120 km per hour, Xinhua said.

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Flanagan says tough May Brexit stance not ideal

They said the British economy has defied gloomy pre-referendum predictions. "We believe that we can have a clean, prompt and effective Brexit", said property developer Richard Tice, a founder of the pressure group Leave Means Leave. Services numbers were also better than forecast but not enough to pull it higher on the day. "We think that means in the tens of thousands, so the policy has not changed in that sense".

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Oil rises to 3-month high as investors study OPEC agreement

The group's oil ministers agreed on a need to cut production and are expected to hammer out the final details of any such agreement at their next meeting November 30 in Vienna . "Our oil production capacity should reach 5.2 or 5.7 million bpd", Kardor said . After initially dipping to test support below $48.00 p/b in USA trading on Monday, crude futures rallied again with a peak in November futures just below the $49.00 level and above August highs.

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Moscow against seven-day pauses in Syria - diplomat

MOSCOW-Top Russian officials said Thursday that Moscow would support a 48-hour cease-fire to allow aid into the embattled Syrian city of Aleppo but hit back at Washington over a warning that the US was prepared to suspend its engagement with Moscow over a Russian and Syrian offensive against the city.

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Kerry threatens Russian Federation with end to joint Syria diplomacy

In recent days, airstrikes with bunker-buster and incendiary bombs have killed hundreds of civilians in Aleppo, Syria's largest city, and targeted hospitals, water supplies and air raid shelters, USA officials say. Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad have carried out a barrage of air strikes on eastern Aleppo since Syria's regime announced last week it was trying to retake all of the divided city.

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Stephane Dion Condemns Russia's Support For Attacks On Syrian Medical Facilities

He said that if Russian Federation was serious about peace, it would have to behave differently than it was now in Syria. Russia's defence ministry said later it had sent an S-300 missile system to its naval facility in the Syrian city of Tartus, a measure it says is meant to bolster its security.

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Footage shows cops try to run man down

According to the Bee , one of them says "I'm gonna hit him!" while the other responds "go for it!" "Okay, go for it", says the other. The anguished mother of a man killed by police in a San Diego suburb said she could not believe her family left violence-wracked Uganda only to have her son shot to death in the United States.

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Pakistan reiterates support for peace in Afghanistan

A major conference on Afghanistan concluded in the Brussels city of Belgium on Wednesday as the global community pledged $15.2 billion to support Afghanistan. In her welcome address, the High Representative emphasised that support for Afghanistan is crucial not only for the Afghan people and the future of Afghanistan, but also for the region and the wider worldwide community.

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Pence declared debate victor in Metro readers poll

Inexplicably, five times as many people voted in Metro's online poll about the vice presidential debate as those who voted after last week's Clinton-Trump debate (In that unscientific poll, 63.6 of those who participated picked Trump as the debate winner).

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Microphone Check: Michelle Obama Serves Major Shade, Taps Mic While Discussing Trump

She addressed the college students and said attending rallies is not the same as voting. If a candidate mocks people with disabilities or people who are sick. Barack Obama won the state by 5,000 votes in 2008, which Michelle Obama said was only two votes in each precinct. Which, you know, is great, ' the younger Trump said.

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Trapped in East Aleppo Amid Devastating Bombing Campaign

The harsh statement Thursday by ministry spokesman Maj. The multi-sided civil war has killed hundreds of thousands of people, made half the Syrian population homeless, and allowed much of the east of the country to fall into the hands of ISIL jihadists who are enemies of all other sides.

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'Budgie Nine' arrive in Australia after escaping conviction

The ABC has named the others as 29-year-old Branden Stobbs, 25-year-old Edward Leaney, 27-year-old Nicolas Kelly, 28-year-old Thomas Laslett, 28-year-old Thomas Whitworth, 27-year-old James Paver, 29-year-old Timonthy Yates and 25-year-old Adam Pasfield.

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Prince George show's off granny's royal wave

It was later reported that he had been allowed to play in the cockpit of the plane once it had landed safely at Victoria's military base, with the Vancouver Sun stating the "royal seaplane pilot said curious Prince George couldn't wait to get his fingers on the buttons".

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NJ train crash investigation inches along

Federal investigators estimate a commuter train was travelling two to three times the 16 km/h speed limit when it slammed into a New Jersey rail terminal last week, a US official told The Associated Press Tuesday. Extensive debris removal must be completed before investigators can access the train and then have the train removed. Months before Thursday's deadly train crash, federal rail officials found dozens of violations during an audit that focused on NJ Transit's safety and operations, a ...

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Shimon Peres laid to rest amid accolades from world leaders

French President Franç ois Hollande, Britain's Prince Charles and two former United Kingdom prime ministers, Tony Blair and David Cameron, were among the dignitaries also attending the funeral. "We only remember him as a partner in the foundation of Israel which was a catastrophe for the Palestinians". Jordan's King Abdullah expressed his condolences to Israel Thursday.

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'A very regrettable matter': UKIP members face probe after bust-up

According to the statement, Woolfe is sitting up and be looking well. Gill, who visited Woolfe on Friday morning, says "it was at one stage touch and go" but Woolfe is now recovering. Mr Hookem said the incident erupted during a meeting of the party's MEPs to discuss reports that Mr Woolfe had been in talks about defecting to the Conservatives.

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Poland's Government U-Turns on Abortion Ban After Mass Protest

But women and doctors who participate in abortions for any reason except life of the mother could face up to five years in prison under the new law. Politicians from Poland's ruling conservative Law and Justice (PiS), which swept to power in elections past year, have stressed that the proposal to ban abortion is not an initiative by the party but by a group of citizens.

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Pence: Donald Trump won the VP debate

Last week's first debate between the presidential candidates for the November 8 election, Republican Trump and Democrat Clinton, was watched by a record 84 million TV viewers. Campaign camps' hyperbole aside, the most notable feature of the debate was its departure from the nasty personal attacks of the first presidential debate.

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West Ham boss explains why Antonio started up front against Middlesbrough

Don't forget, all Premier League, Bundesliga, La Liga, Serie A, Champions League matches are covered by the bet365 Euro Soccer Bonus, where you could earn a BONUS OF UP TO 100% on your returns on pre-match accumulator bets. Payet then weaved his way to the far post where he struck a low shot beyond keeper Victor Valdes. The 52-year-old had been at Roma for three years before he was sacked in January after overseeing a poor run of results.

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Oil falls as Iran, Libya output rises hit OPEC deal momentum

Venezuela, grappling with an economic crisis aggravated by low oil prices, has lobbied hard in recent months for OPEC and other oil producers to discuss cutting output. Both Brent and US crude on Tuesday added slightly to a rally since last week on bets that OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers could reach an agreement on limiting production.

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Hong Kong Student Leader Detained, Denied Entry to Thailand

You are reading news and information on LongIsland.com, Long Island's Most Popular Website, Since 1996. He was not allowed to contact anyone, had his passport confiscated and was kept inside the airport detention centre alone. Hong Kong student pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong shouts slogans outside a magistrate's court in Hong Kong in August 15, 2016. The face of Hong Kong's 2014 pro-democracy protests, Joshua Wong, has been detained trying to enter Thailand, renewing questions about ...

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WikiLeaks Have Vowed To Release A 'Significant' Election-Related Leak

We have on schedule, and it's a very hard schedule, all the USA election-related documents to come out before November 8. "If we have information on any significant power faction or candidate in a globally significant election campaign, we publish it".

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European Union lawmakers to push own Brexit plan once May declares

Bankers in private, though, are skeptical that the industry will be allowed up to five further years to arrange their affairs, on top of the two-year period that will be triggered when Britain starts the process to leave the EU. "We want the auto manufacturing industry to be doing better, we want the finance sector to be doing better, with no constraints on them", he said when asked what the government could do to reassure investors.

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Buffon smells wind of change as Spain arrive minus Casillas

Spain boss Julen Lopetegui believes that his team deserved to overcome Italy in Thursday's World Cup qualifier, which finished 1-1. Ten minutes into the second half Spain were finally rewarded for their ascendancy as they took the lead.

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University students open their breasts in protest over high tuition fees

A small group of protesters gathered at the Durban University of Technology on Tuesday and tried to remove students from classes. South African police have fired rubber bullets and tear gas to disperse students calling for free education, claiming their university is not "pro-poor" or "pro-black".

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Pakistan Tension Continues To Mount After Terrorists Attack Indian Army Camp

However, the BSF confirmed that there was no retaliation of fire from the other side, adding that it was not across the global border. Both sides, however, maintained that no damage was caused in the exchange of fire that continued for several hours, sending villagers near the border into a tizzy.

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Kejriwal Condemns Rahul Gandhi's 'Dalali' Remarks Against Modi

Accusing Shah of questioning Congress' legacy and pointing fingers at former prime ministers Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi whose nationalist credentials are impeccable, he exhorted Prime Minister Narendra Modi to come out in advising Shah that political mudslinging is harmful for democracy.

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Family of man shot by police wants murder charges

The driver of the vehicle says, "I'm going to hit him" as another officer responds, "Okay". "I have no fault with the earlier officers", he said . "Okay, go for it. He ran across a boulevard, and one of the officers can be heard saying , "Watch it!" An independent investigator reviewing Mann's case says such a maneuver would have been beyond the playbook of the Sacramento Police Department.

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Lincolnton Police Department officers wear pink badges for breast cancer

Rather than wearing the traditional gold star-shaped badge they will instead be wearing a badge that is hot pink, not exactly typical for a law enforcement officer's uniform. She's been cancer-free for 25 years. The couple ended up using surrogate pregnancy to have children. He is working to raise $5,000 for, " Real Men Wear Pink ".

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Eli Manning says Odell Beckham kind of brought scrutiny 'upon himself'

The 2009 season was the last time the Giants visited a first-year stadium, and they beat the Dallas Cowboys 33-31 at AT&T Stadium. Well , Bradford is 3-0 as a starter since taking over for Hill against the Packers, hasn't committed a turnover, and leaves this blogger wondering if Bradford might be better than Bridgewater, and the Vikings might be better with Bradford under center.

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'Israel must release Green MP and peace activists'

Media reports said activists were detained without resisting and that the boat was en route to the port city of Ashdod. "Early this morning all contact with the Zaytouna-Oliva was lost and the Israeli Occupation Navy has illegally surrounded it in global waters".

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Colombian president wins 2016 Nobel Peace Prize

It said the award should also be seen "as a tribute to the Colombian people who, despite great hardships and abuses, have not given up hope of a just peace, and to all the parties who have contributed to the peace process". Five said the vote against the peace agreement was not necessarily an end to the peace process. The prize, announced by the Norwegian Nobel Committee, puts pressure on both conservative critics and leftist rebels to find a way forward after the shocking defeat of the ...

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Donald Trump Backs Off Praise Of Vladimir Putin After Debate

The post-debate polling was less conclusive. "Donald Trump has paid all the taxes", said Pence . In a Clinton campaign ad, Kaine asked Pence: "More nations should get nuclear weapons - try to defend that". From Harrisonburg, Pence makes a campaign swing through Pennsylvania. And the failed foreign policy of which Hillary Clinton was the architect during her four years as Secretary of State.


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