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Israeli-Arabs Disgusted With Leaders for Boycotting Peres Funeral

Someone on the flight crew says something to Obama and he smiles and shakes his head. After multiple unsuccessful attempts, Obama steps onto the edge of the plane, yelling "Bill, let's go!" "In many ways, he reminded me of some other giants of the 20th century that I had the honour to meet: men like Nelson Mandela, women like Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth", said Mr Obama, who wore a black Jewish skullcap.

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Hurricane Matthew kills 10 in the US

Mr McCrory said four people were missing in the Fayetteville area police and emergency crews had made more than 880 water rescues. In Fayetteville, N.C., the city shared footage of a NY rescue boat saving stranded drivers stuck in rising flood waters.

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Charlotte-Mecklenburg police release extended Keith L. Scott shooting videos

The videos were released to the media after Scott's family viewed the footage in its entirety. The video shows the moments leading up to the shooting. "My belief is if it was in that section near his body, you would have seen it", Bamberg told the Charlotte Observer . The attorneys argued that because the officers didn't know Scott, they would have had no knowledge of whether or not Scott was legally carrying the alleged gun before he was shot.

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Car Bomb in Turkey Kills 18

Prime Minister Binali Yildirim gave the death toll during a press conference in Istanbul and condemned the attack. The Dogan news agency, which is privately owned, said the blast occurred during searches of vehicles on the road in front of the police station.

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Merkel pledges support for Niger to fight human traffickers, militants

Merkel is also seeking investment opportunities which her government hopes will drive economic development on the continent and curb future waves of migration to Europe. "We want to contribute to the stabilisation of Mali". "We attach great importance to the implementation of the peace accord". Last month she said the European Union needed to establish deals with North African countries along the lines of its agreement with Turkey to curb migrant flows across its territory to southeast ...

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Auto bomb kills at least 10 police in besieged Afghan city

According to police official Haji Marjan, the vehicle explosion happened at about 11:30am after the Taliban had earlier targeted police checkpoints across the city. The situation was "fluid" in Helmand, he said, but officials remain confident the Afghan security forces can continue to defend the country's population themselves.

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Pence on Obamacare: Sometimes with Clintons, even truth happens

Hillary Clinton's advisers say such an attack would reinforce the image of Trump as a sexist bully and paint Clinton in a sympathetic light - a valuable contrast as Trump struggles to draw support from women. Clinton walked back his comments during an appearance in Youngstown, Ohio on Wednesday, specifying that although Obamacare has problems, they should be fixed without repealing the law.

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Curfew continues in Srinagar

Clashes between security forces and protesters soon broke out, which led to a curfew being imposed in Srinagar . Though he was rushed to a nearby hospital at Soura, very late at night, but he succumbed to the injuries and this has risen the death toll to 84 in the past 3 months of unrest in Kashmir.

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Bangladesh duo fined over Buttler spat

Mashrafe Mortaza , Bangladesh's captain, and his team-mate Sabbir Rahman have been fined 20 percent of their match fees by the ICC, following their role in the on-field row with Jos Buttler , England's one-day captain, that marred the second one-day worldwide against Bangladesh on Sunday.

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Awareness key to beating breast cancer

You can educate yourself to the risks and on early detection. Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in this country. "Breast cancer is a very real threat and it affects our mothers, daughters, wives, sisters and everyone we hold dear in this community".

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Japan concerned over activity at North Korea nuclear site

This, however, has proved futile so far without the explicit support of China, which accounts for about 70 percent of North Korean imports, including the bulk of its energy and food. And second, Klingner said, the North's growing nuclear capability could give North Korean leaders a sense of impunity. "I don't know if it will succeed or not", he continued.

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Hurricane Matthew moves into SC; serious flooding threatened

In Florida, where the storm hit Thursday, Gov. Rick Scott of Florida said the state had begun to tackle "unbelievable amounts of beach erosion", and damaged roads. "All you see are downed signs, downed fences, a few gas station sign letters missing". In another dramatic rescue, a woman with her small child perched on the roof of her auto had to be helped to safety as the waters rose around them, underscoring how quickly Matthew wreaked havoc 100 miles or more inland after sparing much of ...

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Death toll in North Carolina rises to 7

Seventeen people have died in the United States and more than two million homes and business lost power. At 5:00 a.m. EST on Sunday, the storm was about 50 miles (80 km) east of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, the U.S. "They have their anchors out and spuds down", said Capt. Bill Baily with the Morehead City Pilots Association. "These are intensely powerful storms".

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Saudi Arabia says it intercepts 2 missiles fired from Yemen

The US military's Central Command, which oversees troops in the Middle East, did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The warship was in global waters, just over 12 nautical miles from the Yemeni coast north of the Bab el-Mandeb Strait.

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German police arrest man suspected of planning bomb attack

Jaber Albakr, 22, had narrowly slipped through the police net on Saturday (Oct 8) when commandos raided his apartment and found 1.5 kilos of TATP, the home-made explosive used by Islamists in the Paris and Brussels attacks a year ago. 'Detained terrorists: Pegida and company: 0, refugee: 1, ' said another user with the handle likedeeler. Federal prosecutors on Monday also said that Khalil A, a 33-year-old Syrian at whose Chemnitz apartment Albakr kept the explosives, was arrested as a ...

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European Union says has support to revive stalled Afghanistan peace talks

He said their message to the Taliban remained the same - to shun violence and join the peace process. The Afghan President thanked Pakistan's pledge of further $ 500 million economic assistance to Afghanistan at the Brussels Conference, which demonstrated Pakistan's solidarity and support for the government and people of Afghanistan.

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Germany's Merkel visits Mali, offers help to fight extremism

After meeting with Malian president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, Merkel said: "We have a strong interest in stabilising the country". She is expected to focus on the implementation of a peace deal reached in June 2015 between Mali's government and armed groups.

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Palm Springs Shooting Suspect in Custody Following 12-Hour Standoff

He hadn't been scheduled for duty on Saturday, but had chosen to work overtime when he responded to the call at the Felix home. Lesley Zerebny, 27, had just returned to the Palm Springs Police Department from maternity leave. As night fell with the suspect holed up inside the home, a memorial grew outside the Palm Springs police station. He was sentenced to two years in prison.

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Archbishop told in 5 am call he'll be cardinal

The three Americans are Archbishops Blase Cupich of Chicago and Joseph Tobin of Indianapolis, as well as Bishop Kevin Farrell of Dallas, recently chosen by Francis to head his new "dicastery", meaning a Vatican department, on Family, Laity and Life.

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Arab coalition intercepts Yemen missiles: Saudi media

This is despite the fact that at least one of the emails sent and received during the discussion touched on the legal definition of aiding and abetting war crimes under the global law - particularly one that involves the ruling on former Liberian president Charles Taylor's war crimes trial, which broadened the said definition.

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Missiles target US warship off Yemen

The official called on media outlets not to get dragged into "irresponsible rumors", Saba said . A US Navy guided missile destroyer was targeted on Sunday in a failed missile attack from territory in Yemen controlled by Iran-aligned Houthi rebels, a US military spokesman told Reuters , saying neither of the two missiles hit the ship.

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Jayalalithaa continues to be under doctor's observation

Though Jayalalithaa had named her loyalist O Panneerselvam as interim Chief Minister when she was convicted twice in cases in her earlier terms, this time a similar announcement has not come. Among others, the state-run Tamil Nadu Music and Fine Arts University organised a mass prayer of students and teachers here for Jayalalithaa's recovery.

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USA denies getting PH notice suspending sea patrols

Obama, you can go to hell ", Duterte said Tuesday . He further added that the agreeement in 2014 on the 10 year Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement was no signed by the former Philippine President that is why he is questioning the validity.

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Hillary Clinton 'should be in jail', claims Trump

But with his campaign in virtual freefall and his party in revolt, he may have had nothing to lose. Cooper brought up Trump's late nights on Twitter, particularly when he attacked in the wee hours last month a former beauty pageant contestant who had criticized him.

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Four soldiers injured in Pakistan shelling in Kashmir

However, the armed forces are fully prepared to give the most befitting response to any internal and external threat posed to our nation. It also expressed concern on the human rights situation in Indian Held Kashmir. The army spokesperson on Saturday said highly inflammable material, including six plastic explosive slabs, six bottles of petroleum jelly, six bottles of inflammable liquid and six lighters were also seized.

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Russia says can protect its Syria assets if U.S. carpet bombs

The population of heavily bombarded eastern Aleppo "are today the victims of war crimes", the French president said. On Saturday, China's ambassador to the UN, Liu Jieyi, expressed his regret that the Russia-sponsored resolution on Syria , which was vetoed by UN Security Council, did not pass the vote, while calling it "comprehensive, all-encompassing and balanced" document .

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CPM leader M M Lawrence speaks out on appointment row

A minister has the right to appoint three persons. At a time when the Left Democratic Government (LDF) government in Kerala is facing criticism from within and from the opposition for nepotism in PSU postings, a Facebook post by Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPM) Central Committee member and former state minister PK Sreemathy has put her party in trouble again.

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Donald Trump touts Pence performance

Marco Rubio (R-Florida) is at 11 percent; and Gov. John Kasich is at 7 percent. Before becoming Trump's running mate, Pence called Trump's comments about U.S. Previously, Pence had defended Trump's comments, calling Putin a stronger leader than President Obama . Reports are surfacing that Trump is angry with his VP's performance.

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Won't run for UKIP leadership again: Farage

James Goad, a former UKIP parliamentary candidate in Worcester, said: "It is unusual, as Diane had a strong mandate from the membership". In a statement released on Tuesday, James said that it had become clear in discussions with party officials she did not have "sufficient authority" to push through changes she had planned.

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William, Kate and Harry meet inspirational helpers on Mental Health Day

In case you missed it, today is World Mental Health Day . The Duchess of Cambridge stepped out with her husband Prince William and brother-in-law Prince Harry on Monday in a pastel pink dress that recalls warmer temps but fully functions for early autumn.

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Support for the death penalty hits 40-year low

New research released by the Pew Research Center finds the number of people in favor of the death penalty at its lowest in four decades. As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to mark the 14th World Day against Death Penalty, rights advocacy group, the Human Rights Law Service (HURILAWS), has asked the National Assembly to reconsider its stance on the application of death penalty for terrorism related cases.

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Note 7 'replacement' phones reportedly overheating, Samsung adjusts production

However, concerns have now been raised over further defects within the device, beyond the battery cell, following several reports in the U.S. of phones catching fire that showed the green battery icon Samsung added to replacement phones to mark them as safe.

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Hillary Clinton proves it pays to show up prepared

It has a credibility interval of 4 percentage points for the likely voters who watched the debate. Clinton beat Trump among young voters regarding who won the debate, who is better qualified, and even on Trump's signature issues like tackling crime.

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Ethiopia blames Egypt for supporting outlawed armed group

Though praised for transforming an economy that Ethiopia's former Marxist rulers drove towards a devastating starvation in 1984, the government has also come under fire from domestic critics and rights groups for offering little political reform.

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Terror suspect caught and tied up by Syrians in Germany

A shattered window pane is pictured in a residential property in the Yorck area of Chemnitz , eastern Germany, where police raided a property. A 22-year-old Syrian refugee suspected of planning a terrorist attack in Germany has appeared in court.


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