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1 man in custody believed connected to German bomb plot plan

BERLIN (AP ) - German police searched nationwide Sunday for a 22-year-old Syrian man believed to have been preparing a bombing attack and were questioning a second Syrian man on suspicion he was involved in the plot. The chemicals, Berhardt said, were a "highly volatile mixture" considered more risky than TNT. Chemnitz is only about 40 miles from the city of Dresden, where security was stepped up last month following two bomb attacks, one on a mosque and another on a conference center.

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Kremlin hopes 'political wisdom' prevails in Syria cooperation with US

The deployment adds more punch to the Russian military force in Syria, which already includes long-range S-400 missile defense systems and an array of other surface-to-air missiles at the Hemeimeem air base in Syria's coastal province of Latakia.

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'Alberta is struggling': Notley defends carbon tax ultimatum

The Government of Canada knows that a sustainable, clean growth economy is necessary for our collective health, prosperity, and security. It will be up to the provinces and territories to decide what to do with revenue generated from carbon taxes or cap and trade.

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No hopes of breakthrough in ties during Modi's tenure: Sartaj Aziz

The US on Thursday said the Kashmir issue was for the two countries to settle but wanted India and Pakistan "work through (their) differences" peacefully. During interactions at various platforms across the globe the majority viewed that dialogue should resume between the two nations, he said. "Pakistan wants peacefully neighbourly relations with all countries in the region and that is the policy of the state of Pakistan and that is the policy of the political government and every element of ...

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Indian troops open fire across LoC

The attack was on Indian army garrison of 46 Rashtriya Rifles at Janbazpora area of Baramulla town. Sunday's attack came three days after the Indian army said it had carried out a "surgical strike" in the region and destroyed "terrorist launching pads" used by the militants with support from Pakistan.

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Jeremy Corbyn wants to fight an election on a left-wing ticket

Watson said it was time "to be proud of our party", because the Conservatives were beatable and the prime minister, Theresa May, could call an election any time. Only he knows the answer to that, but if conference gossip is to be believed his top-spin doctor changed some parts of Clive Lewis's speech at the last minute to leave the leader's options more open.

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Hoboken train crash: NJ Transit train was speeding before impact, NTSB says

NJ Transit spokeswoman Jennifer Nelson said the conductor must join the engineer whenever a train pulls into Hoboken Terminal or Atlantic City. The station was closed since the September 29 crash so crews with the National Transportation Safety Board could investigate the crash.

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Vaguely Russia rebuke, warm Georgia welcome — Pope in Georgia

After a welcoming ceremony at the airport in presence of Parliament Speaker Davit Usupashvili, Tbilisi Mayor Davit Narmania as well as several government ministers, the Pope headed to the presidential palace for a meeting with President Margvelashvili.

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Pakistan Army chief visits LoC

Earlier on arrival the Army Chief was received by Lieutenant General Sadiq Ali, Commander Lahore Corps. While expressing his complete satisfaction over operational preparedness, COAS appreciated state of morale of deployed troops and level of vigilance being maintained, said a press release issued by ISPR on Wednesday.

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Raising gas tax will hurt many

Even with the increase, New Jersey's gas tax would still remain lower than neighboring NY and Pennsylvania. To offset some of the pain on residents, the deal also proposes eliminating the estate tax, boosting the state's earned income tax credit for the working poor, raising the ceiling on a tax exemption for retirees, and creating a $3,000 tax deduction for veterans.

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UKIP MEPs in Worcestershire "deeply upset" at Steven Woolfe fracas

Mr Woolfe left hospital on Sunday morning, with a UKIP spokesman saying he was now "focused on continuing his recovery". He said a high-definition photograph of his hands the day after the scuffle shows no marks and Mr Woolfe's picture in hospital shows him unmarked.

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AT&T, Sprint will exchange replacement Note 7s after airplane incident

Some reports suggest that Samsung might issue a second recall of their Note 7, but it may be better to discontinue the product altogether, according to a statement from Mark Johnson, a Warwick Business School associate professor of operations management.

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Muslims should not waste votes on SP, Cong: Mayawati

Thousands gathered at the venue to attend the rally to mark the 10th death anniversary of Bahujan Samaj Party founder Kanshi Ram. BSP state president Ramachal Rajbhar, however, denied that people were killed in the stampede at Mayawati's rally and said that one of the women, who lost her life in the rally, had died of humidity and not in the stampede.

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Donald Trump: Sure, Call My Daughter A 'Piece Of Ass'

Before Republicans have even begun to clean up the mess left by Trump's comments to Billy Bush that were caught on a hot mic in 2005, another round of inappropriateness has come to light. And when you're a star, they let you do it. The newly released audio tapes serve as yet more evidence of Trump's misogynistic attitudes towards women and his belief that women are nothing more than sex objects waiting to be manipulated by rich, male celebrities.

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Liriano cleared to fly home after taking liner

The Toronto Blue Jays are using the long ball to their advantage in Game 2 of the American League Division Series , hitting four home runs so far. Making his first postseason start, the Cy Young candidate was in control bar the fourth inning when he walked two batters to put runners on with one out, but got David Ortiz to pop up and then struck out Hanley Ramirez looking to end the threat.

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Trump Consistently Made Lewd Comments on 'The Howard Stern Show'

In a 2004 interview , Stern asked Trump if he could call Ivanka "a piece of a-" to which Trump said "yeah" - "My daughter is handsome, Ivanka ". "You know who's one of the great beauties of the world, according to everybody". In an interview two years earlier, Trump allowed Stern to call Ivanka "a piece of a**".

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Navy runs for 306, stuns No. 6 Houston

Streams of the Navy Brigade stormed the field to surround the players, a lot of them jumping for joy. The Cougars (5-1, 2-1) had the nation's top-ranked rushing defense, allowing only 42 yards per game, but struggled to find any answers against Navy .

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Two dead after gunman opens fire in Jerusalem

The attacker was shot and killed. The assailant then fled to Sheikh Jarrah, where two Israel police personnel were injured. He then drove on, shooting at a woman in her vehicle. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, speaking at the start of a cabinet meeting today, saluted the police, saying they had "acted rapidly and very firmly against the terrorist, who was eliminated".

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UKIP Lawmaker Hospitalized After 'Altercation' at Meeting

Mr Hookem told Sky News that following an argument in a meeting of Ukip's MEPs at the parliament in Strasbourg, Mr Woolfe told him they should go outside and discuss it "mano el mano". Mr Woolfe is expected to stay in hospital for at least another 48 hours. European Parliament president Martin Schulz said the incident would be referred to the parliament's advisory committee, which is chaired by British Conservative MEP Sajjad Karim.

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Justine Greening Signals U-Turn On Plans To Make Companies Disclose Foreign Workers

At the Conservative Party conference in Birmingham last week Home Secretary Amber Rudd said companies will have to list all the foreign workers they employ . "It then enables really to tailor policy in those areas so we can respond to that". "I think that if UKIP had come up with a proposal like this we'd have people marching with banners and shouting fascists".

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Russian Federation has sent S-300 air defence system to Syria: Ministry

While Washington put diplomatic contacts on hold, it has maintained a military-to-military dialogue meant to prevent incidents in the air between Russian and the U.S-led coalition aircraft over Syria. Moscow has been accused of indiscriminately bombing Aleppo's opposition-controlled east as it helps an offensive now being conducted by Syrian regime forces to capture all of the country's second city.

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Hurricane Matthew kills almost 900 in Haiti before striking US

As it did so, Matthew brought rains as far away as Virginia and Washington, D.C. - and the National Hurricane Center says that in the worst-hit areas, a "serious inland flooding event" is unfolding. A warning for parts of Nassau County, north of Jacksonville has been issued by the National Weather Service. You know, trees are being uprooted, power lines are coming down.

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Saudi-led coalition airstrike hits Yemen funeral, kills 82

Yemeni security and medical officials say at least 45 people have been killed in a Saudi-led coaliti. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorised to speak to the media. Ambulances rushed to the scene to care for the wounded. Critics of the military deal, which was approved by the Obama administration, complained it could further drag the United States into the war in Yemen and contribute to the worsening humanitarian crisis there.

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Rebels attack police post in Kashmir, killing policeman

Police said Junaid Ahmad Bhat was injured badly after security forces used tear gas shells and pellet guns to break up a protest in Srinagar's Saidpora area of the old city earlier in the day. Life has remained stagnant in Kashmir after the sweeping military crackdown. India and Pakistan have fought two of their three wars since independence in 1947 over Kashmir, which they both claim in full but rule in part.

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American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk is October 16

According to the American Cancer Society, this year almost 420 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in Wyoming. It was a glorious time, but not long after that, she learned she had breast cancer. In order to help raise awareness, support and funds for breast cancer, the Wyoming Division of the American Cancer Society had their annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk.

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Concern for MP Marama Davidson detained by Israeli Navy

The Israeli Defence Forces said the boat was intercepted in worldwide waters after "exhausting all diplomatic channels" and that the operation was "uneventful". Gazans had planned to celebrate the arrival of the boat, with some taking to the water in boats bearing Palestinian flags, hoping to escort it into port.

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Indian airport officials probing suspected radioactive leak

He further mentioned that the equipment has come from Air France and was kept at the cargo terminal. Earlier, an alert was sounded after a leak from the Air France aircraft was reported, followed by immediate evacuation of the area. We sent seven fire tenders. Following report of the leak, teams from the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) and the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) were rushed to the spot.

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Nevada Democrats: Voter Registration Deadline Violates Law

Bush against Al Gore. Charles Warner | The Union Times The deadline for registering to vote in the November 8 general election has been extended because of Hurricane Matthew. "Judged against the actions of his peers, Governor Scott's decision is out of line with what good governmental administration should provide", said Anita Earls, the executive director of the Southern Coalition for Social Justice, which works on voter rights issues.

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Italy overcome Buffon blunder, earn late draw with Spain in Turin

Portugal won't be too concerned though as it also lost its opening qualifier for Euro 2016 without Ronaldo, at home to Albania, and went on to win the rest of its matches — and the tournament. Both will be desperate to top the group and ensure automatic qualification, so Italy's return trip to Spain in September 2017 will take on added significance.

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Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Activist Joshua Wong Denied Entry to Thailand

Wong was also denied entry by Malaysian authorities a year ago, but on that occasion he was asked to board a flight back to Hong Kong nearly immediately after arriving in Kuala Lumpur. Joshua Wong thanked his Thai democracy activist friends on Wednesday night who had "stayed at the airport overnight and negotiated with local officials".

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Terrorists launch attack on Indian Army camp in Kashmir

Pakistani troops responded befittingly and silenced the guns of the enemy, the sources said quoting the authentic reports from the firing-hit areas. "Pakistan troops resorted to unprovoked firing in Mandi and Sabzian sectors of Poonch district from 1345 hours today", Defence Spokesman Col.

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Deschamps: Coach happy with Griezmann, Gameiro for France

Then Griezmann claimed the third goal for Les Bleus, an easy goal at 37 with an unerring finish into the bottom corner after being picked out by Bulgarian defender Dimitar Pirgov's horrendous mistake. Atletico Madrid striker Gameiro, stylishly celebrating his first worldwide match for five years, then completed the scoring with his second goal of the night in the 59th minute.

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The Cambridge Family Waves Goodbye to Canada

Pictured: Middleton and her family leaving from Victoria Harbour on October 1, 2016 in Canada. Landing Gear: On arrival Kate wore a royal blue Jenny Packham calf-length sheath dress with small puff shoulder, three-quarter length sleeves and a matching had decorated with blue maple leaves - a nod to the red maple leaf hat she wore on her 2011 visit to Canada.

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Shift Work Has Little Impact on Breast Cancer Risk

The study involved 522, 246 participants in the Million Women Study, 22,559 EPIC-Oxford participants, and 251,045 UK Biobank participants. Wear it pink raises close to £2 million each year for world-class research into breast cancer, and this year it's going to be pinker and more fun than ever before.

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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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