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Russian air strikes on Aleppo begin again

Johnson's speech was "a storm in a glass of muddy London water", he added. "With Russia, France has a major disagreement on Syria", French President Francois Hollande said. Neither Russia nor Syria are members of the ICC. Leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine could still meet in Berlin on October 19, but only if Russian President Vladimir Putin is willing to discuss the situation in Syria, France's foreign minister said.

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Trump thrashes top Republican

Also Tuesday, Donald Trump lashed out at Republican leaders, including House Speaker Paul Ryan , via Twitter. Trump also declared "the shackles have been taken off" him, liberating him to "fight for America the way I want to". Trump called Ryan a " weak and ineffective leader". Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta said the FBI was investigating the hack of his emails, published by WikiLeaks.

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Powerful images of wounded Syrian girl go viral

In the video, posted on Facebook by the Talbiseh Media Center , Aya is sitting in the hospital with blood dripping down her forehead and nose, looking confused and frightened. Talbiseh is a large town in the northwestern Homs governorate in Syria. Aya's mother, father and three siblings were wounded in the strike. She was taken to a field hospital, then later reunited with her father, reports Talbisah News .

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Former Spokane bishop to become Cardinal

That is particularly evident in his selections today. Archbishop Mario Zenari, Vatican ambassador to Syria. It was yet another powerful sign of his deep concern for the suffering people, as well as the church, in that war-torn country. Under his pontificate, that is the template for future bishops and cardinals. Francis also named Archbishop Blase Cupich of the Chicago Diocese and Bishop Kevin Farrell of Dallas .

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Breast cancer doesn't have to be a killer if caught in time

Survival rates are higher the earlier the cancer is detected. The decrease is certainly due in large part to women declining hormone therapies during and after menopause, but also to aggressive campaigns encouraging women over 40 to be vigilant about mammograms.

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Jayalalithaa Likely To Be Discharged Soon: Kerala Governor

In brief remarks after visiting the hospital, Rahul said, "I wanted to give my support and Congress president's support to the chief minister". Apollo Hospitals' latest bulletin says the CM is undergoing treatment for lung congestion, after several medical experts and a United Kingdom specialist were flown in to treat her.

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Befitting response given to Pakistan's ceasefire violation: Defence PRO

Meanwhile, Pakistan's official broadcaster on Saturday said Indian forces once again resorted to "unprovoked" firing and shelling across the LoC at Chamb and Bhimber sectors. He said Pakistan is also fighting a battle against the proxies of cold war. He called upon Pakistan and India to address their outstanding issues , including the disputes over Kashmir, peacefully through diplomacy and dialogue.

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Donald Trump is right - we're in denial about 'locker-room banter'

In the second presidential debate with Clinton on Sunday in St. Louis, Missouri, Trump said he was embarrassed by the video but dismissed his comments as "locker room talk". I have been in over 1,000 locker rooms in my lifetime. Donald Trump did nothing but spew risky and incoherent nonsense, demonstrating in the process how fortunate we are that his electoral prospects finally seem to be circling the drain.

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Eight injured in Jerusalem shooting attack

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wished the victims a speedy recovery and commended the fast response from security personnel at a weekly cabinet meeting, according to a statement from his office. Israeli security officials had forecast a new wave of violence around the period of the Jewish High Holy Days and coinciding with the first anniversary of the outbreak of Palestinian stabbings, shootings and vehicle attacks.

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Arab Coalition Intercepts Yemen Missiles - Saudi Media

Washington has backed a Saudi-led coalition fighting to prevent Houthi rebels allied with Iran and forces loyal to Yemen's deposed President Ali Abdullah Saleh from taking power in Yemen. The Mason launched countermeasures after the first missile was launched, the official said. Goldring said: "There should be an immediate independent global inquiry to determine the facts".

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Indian Army: Arms seized from dead terrorists had Pakistan markings

LoC in J&K Indian Army Jawan Injured as Pakistani violates ceasefire in Poonch :- On Saturday, Pakistani troops again violated the ceasefire by firing on a forward post along the LoC in Poonch district. She said for over six decades UN Security Council resolutions promising a plebiscite under UN auspices to allow the Kashmiri people to determine their destiny, have not been implemented.

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Hillary Clinton said she would go high. And then she didn't.

WikiLeaks leaked last Friday and yesterday two separate packages emails that made it clear to Clinton , including some incriminating rapprochement with Wall Street before leaving the secretariat of state. Donald Trump is going after Hillary Clinton for being unfit to the lead the nation in his latest campaign ad titled "Dangerous". When asked to pick between the two candidates, about 44 percent of women chose Clinton while 29 percent selected Trump - roughly the same proportion as ...

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More than 45000 Canadians sought treatment abroad in 2015

Is this a significant number? "It does highlight the fact there are some patients who are not receiving their medical needs in Canada". "Such unsubstantiated claims feed into problematic narratives critiquing the Canadian health system as dangerously flawed", says Snyder, an ethicist and health sciences researcher.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 catches fire in Highlands hotel room

However, some analysts have said for CNBC that the Note line of smartphones is probably going to face permanent long-term damage and we might not see a Galaxy Note 8 or Note 9. Besides a handful of consumers, who bought the Note 7 overseas, this specific model is not yet available locally and this has turned out to be a blessing for local retailers.

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Despite win, Redskins defense must improve

The Browns were clinging to a 20-17 lead early in the fourth quarter of Sunday's loss to Washington when the Redskins seemed to pull off a quick snap for a touchdown. Contrary to whatever everybody believes we're not rolling over and saying "uncle" and just walking out there and saying we're not going to play. "Must be an extra ball [because] I had a ball too", Compton wrote in response to a question about the call on Twitter.

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Presidential polls 2016: Where the candidates stand nationally 2 days after debate

But Lucky TV , a Dutch series of humorous videos, took it upon itself to inject the USA presidential election with bipartisan goodwill that's been sorely lacking. He told Republican lawmakers on a conference call Monday that he would not campaign for Trump and would focus instead on helping the party keep control of the House.

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Donald Trump's lewd talk gives Hillary Clinton the edge in polls

The investigation has expanded into more than 50 counties. The Democratic nominee raised the charged with campaigning on the campus of The Ohio State University in Columbus, where she urged students to register to vote before Tuesday's deadline.

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Three Americans among 17 new cardinals named by Pope Francis

Michael Pence, now the running mate of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, when Pence opposed the settling of Syrian refugees in the state. Tobin said he doesn't expect the appointment to affect his duties as head of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis . Tobin's nomination could also indicate Francis' appreciation of his support for American nuns.

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Apple, Samsung Take Patent Damages Dispute to a Skeptical Supreme Court

Apple is expected to patent this design as the conventional iPhone will relinquish its home space button and occupy that as part of the iPhone 8's screen. They say upholding the lower court ruling would value a single design patent at the expense of all other things a smartphone can do, leading to excessive windfalls not intended by the law.

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Syria ceasefire resolutions blocked at UN

It was the fifth time Moscow used its veto to block United Nations action to end the five-year war in Syria, which has claimed 300,000 lives. After Russia's veto, the council moved to the second vote on the Russian-drafted text, but it failed to gather enough votes to pass.

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OPEC deal shows cartel's desperation and resolve

The first reduction in eight years would see a cut in production to 32.5 to 33 million barrels per day from the 33.47 million in August, the International Energy Agency said. The plunge in oil revenues has left Saudi Arabia with a record deficit past year, prompting the country to cut the salaries of cabinet ministers and freeze the wages of lower-ranking civil servants.

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Hanley Ramirez makes a bold prediction about the Red Sox's ALDS fate

From what I've seen through two games I don't think the trends have Much value because Cleveland is hitting and pitching and the Red Sox are not doing either. The pitcher walked off the mound, and an ambulance was waiting to take him to the hospital after the game. Game 3 is set for Sunday at 4:08 p.m.

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NC Flooding: Hurricane Matthew Water-Swollen Rivers Set to Rise

The mother and her five children managed to escape, but they lost nearly everything. Lawson was on her way to Florida from Philadelphia with her husband's belongings - many of them of sentimental value. McCrory said a man was killed in Wake County when a tree fell on his auto on his drive home from work. She estimated floodwaters were rising 3-to-5 inches per hour.

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M4 closed after pedestrian killed in horror crash 'involving Iceland lorry'

The lorry driver did not suffer any injuries, but is believed to have been treated for shock. The westbound carriageway is closed and two lanes of the eastbound carraigeway are closed after an air ambulance took a man who was trapped inside the lorry to the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford.

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Corruption: China MP sentenced to death

His entire personal assets were also confiscated and he was barred from ever again holding office. Bai was found guilty of abusing his power to benefit others via real estate development, obtaining mining rights and job promotions, then accepted bribes valued at almost 247 million yuan ($37 million) in cash or property personally or through his wife, court officials said.

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India kills 'three militants in foiled army base attack'

In a televised speech on Thursday, Pakistani army chief General Raheel Sharif asked the worldwide community to condemn what he called India's "insinuations and fabrications" about Pakistan, adding that Islamabad has made "unparalleled contributions in the global fight against terrorism".

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White House hopeful on Colombia peace plan

Data from Colombia's National Center for Historical Memory showed the 52-year-long civil war has left 220,000 people dead, 25,000 missing and more than 5.7 million homeless in the country. Any renegotiated peace accord now seems to depend on whether the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) could accept tougher sanctions against them.

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New Trump campaign ad questions Clinton's stamina

Entitled, "Dangerous", the ad highlights foreign policy troubles, and charges that Clinton was a failure as Secretary of State. The narrator in the television spot says the next president faces major challenges in the world, including from Iran, North Korea and the Islamic State.

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Syria's war: UN Security Council votes on Aleppo

Russian Federation vetoed a United Nations Security Council resolution Saturday that demanded a halt to Syrian government air attacks in Aleppo and called for access for humanitarian aid. The latest advances aim to clear the way for "a crucial and decisive land offensive ", said the Damascus daily Al-Watan which is close to the government.

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Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Reportedly "Rethinking" Security Team After Paris Robbery

Since the event, more shocking details about the incident have emerged. Black hair slicked back and oversized aviator sunglasses completed the look for the Keeping up with the Kardashians star who is dating the father of her future sister-in-law's three-year-old son.

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Sanders supporters angry over leaked remarks by Clinton

Not all of the rally attendees were as confident as Sayed in Clinton's chances to sway former Sanders supporters. Zeppos says that Bernie Sanders has the potential to help Hillary Clinton's campaign, and that him stumping for her can only be positive.

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Hurricane Matthew has now killed 34 people in the United States

Johnston County residents can now get federal aid to help them cover the costs of damage caused by Hurricane Matthew. One store is still closed and many homeowners in the area, Zipperer said , aren't focused right now on landscaping. They joined U.S. Marshals and water rescue teams from as far away as NY and New Jersey focused Monday on retrieving about 1,500 residents who were trapped when the Lumber River unexpectedly rushed out of its banks, up their stairways and into buildings.

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Mike Pence and the Revolution

Our kids' futures depend on this election. "We learned through a Wikileaks email release today that the Obama Department of Justice was actually in communication with Hillary Clinton's Presidential campaign while she was under investigation for having a private server", he said.

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Samsung's Q3 profit estimate revised down to 5.2 tln won

Samsung will now be anxious how it will regain lost credibility and market share. While the issue was with just one device, it will be hard to convince at least some users. Samsung will either provide a full refund at the original price or replace Note 7 units with any other model of Samsung phone, and give refunds of the difference in prices, along with a 300 yuan ($45) voucher.

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6 people killed in a bomb blast in north

GMT), police said, with witnesses reporting an explosion followed by gunfire. In its statement, ISIS said the attacker detonated a suicide vest after firing all his ammunition, but security forces said they shot the man. Ashura, marked on Wednesday, commemorates the death of Imam Hussein, grandson of the Prophet Muhammad, who was assassinated in the year 680 and whose tragic end laid the foundation for the faith practised by the Shiite community.


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