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Michelle Obama slams Trump over his comments on women

She continued: "I can't stop thinking about this". "This was not just lewd conversation". "This is not normal". Obama said, "Remember this, when they go low, we go". "They provided readers with Mr Trump's response, including his forceful denial of the women's reports". "If we let Hillary's opponent win this election we are sending a clear message to our kids, that everything they are seeing and are hearing is perfectly OK", Obama told a crowd of 2,000 at Southern New Hampshire University ...

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Suggestion that Brexit may not happen rejected by Theresa May

Miller, who voted to remain in the European Union, insisted the lawsuit was not an attempt to block Brexit or keep Britain in the bloc. Labour Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer agreed that Britons had voted June 23 to quit the 28-nation bloc, but said there was no consensus on the terms.

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China defends Pakistan after 'mother-ship of terrorism' comment from Modi

He said there was unanimity in recognising the threat that terrorism, extremism and radicalisation presents and BRICS leaders expressed commitment to strengthen consultations and cooperation on matters of security. According to Aziz, Pakistan joins all the members of BRICS and BIMSTEC in condemning terrorism and reaffirms its full commitment to fighting the menace without discrimination.

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Colin Kaepernick comments on Bills fans, says anthem protests are 'very patriotic'

He added 66 yards on eight rush attempts in the 45-16 loss. A big story was the return of quarterback Colin Kaepernick to the starting role. For those keeping score, that's a per-rush average of 7.1 yards. As we do every week, Niner Noise looks at the good, bad and ugly from San Francisco's on-field efforts. "I think it's something that, once again, people are realizing that these are real issues that affect many people".

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Purdue fires coach Hazell after 3-plus seasons and 9 wins

Hazell was in the fourth year of a six year, $12.75 million contract, which necessitated a decision to either extend or terminate Hazell at the end of this season. "We have a lot of football still ahead of us this season, and it's important that our primary focus be on providing our team with the best possible preparation and opportunity for success".

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Yemen war: United States ship faces new round of 'Houthi missiles'

The Houthi militia appeared to use small skiffs as spotters to help direct the missile attack on the warship. In the latest incident, a group of American warships in the Red Sea on Saturday night "had indications of a possible inbound missile threat and deployed appropriate defensive measures", said Capt.

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Putin hopes for improved relations after U.S. presidential elections

He spoke after meeting with leaders of Brazil, China, India and South Africa in the Indian state of Goa. News reported that the United States is planning a possible cyberattack against Russian Federation in retaliation for its interference in the American presidential election.

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Colombian Leaders Try to Revive Peace Deal After Stunning Referendum Defeat

In a referendum Sunday, Colombian people voted to reject the deal by 50.21 percent to 49.78 percent. The deal between the government and the rebels was signed after almost four years of hard negotiations held in Havana, Cuba. The protracted Colombian conflict, the longest in the history of Latin America, has claimed some 220,000 people, many of them civilians, since the Marxist guerrillas first declared war on a corrupt government in 1964.

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Islamic State claims Baghdad attack on Shiite funeral killing 34

It only underscores the importance of Coalition efforts to support Iraqi security forces in their campaign to defeat this terrorist group. Meanwhile, a suicide auto bombing targeted security forces outside Baghdad , killing at least nine people and wounding up to 35 on Monday, officials said, speaking on condition of anonymity as they were not authorized to talk to the media.

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Russia, Syria should face war-crimes probe-Kerry

In a related development, US Secretary of State John Kerry said, Russian Federation and the Syrian Government should be investigated for war crimes . But a USA official quickly sought to clarify Kerry's comments, telling Foreign Policy the top American diplomat wasn't proposing a "distinct" US investigation, but was merely noting that such attacks "fly in the face" of worldwide law.

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Isis promised an apocalyptic battle. When attacked they fled without a whimper

The Levant Front, another group in the Turkish-backed offensive, published images from inside Dabiq shortly after the announcement, showing deserted streets and terrain. The Islamic State appeared recently to have foreseen its demise in the village. Apart from Dabiq , the Islamic State is also expected to face a massive offensive against its most important stronghold in Iraq - the city of Mosul.

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China's resort city to host next annual BRICS summit

He also said that the neighbouring country sheltered not just terrorists but also "nurtures a mindset" which backs terrorism for political gains. In one remark reported by the state Xinhua news agency, Xi said that China and India should "support each other in participating in regional affairs and enhance cooperation within multilateral frameworks".

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Supervalu to sell Save-A-Lot chain for $1.37 billion

The deal is expected to close by the end of January 2017. The deal is part of a broader shake-up in the US grocery industry, with major players consolidating and scores of supermarkets changing hands. They were up almost 4 percent in midday trading Monday. "The sale of Save-A-Lot is another important step in Supervalu's transformation". Supervalu said on Monday it expects to use the sale proceeds to prepay at least US$750 million of its outstanding term loan.

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China to host next BRICS summit in 2017 - Xi Jinping

The day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi branded Pakistan a "mother-ship of terrorism", China sprang to long-time ally Pakistan's defence. Modi, who spearheaded a drive to put terrorism at the centerstage of the summit, said the BRICS leaders had been unanimous in recognizing the need to combat terrorism, which poses a global threat.

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Amnesty: Nauru won't investigate crimes against refugees

Numerous 410 asylum seekers held on a tiny Pacific Island are being driven to attempt suicide to escape the prison-like conditions they face in indefinite detention on behalf of Australia , rights group Amnesty International said on Monday.

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Kerry says USA not abandoning peace efforts in Syria

United Nations envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura said he "deeply regrets" the US announcement but vowed "to push energetically for a political solution" to end the war. The statement says the casualties took place over the last 24 hours. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group confirmed that the hospital was destroyed after "being directly targeted by air raids".

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China defends Pakistan after "mother-ship of terrorism" comment

In a statement released by Pakistan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Aziz said that "Modi is misleading his BRICS and BIMSTEC colleagues", after Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that Pakistan is the "mothership of terrorism".

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UNESCO resolution scraps Jewish claim on Masjid-Al-Aqsa and Al-Buraq

Irina Bokova, UNESCO Director General spoke out against the decision taken by the organisation's executive board for the adoption of the resolution . Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said "the UNESCO theater show goes on". Palestinian critics argue that Israel uses the Jewish connection to Jerusalem as a cover for its political policies that have displaced Palestinians from their homes.

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Aleppo Air Strike Kills 14 Members of One Family - Rescue Workers

The Russian air force has joined in the bombardment, sometimes hitting residential areas with massive "bunker buster" bombs that are created to destroy fortified military facilities. The main sticking points in the conflict continues to be implementing a sustained ceasefire among a multitude of armed groups, separating Western-, Gulf-, and Turkish-backed rebels from recognized terrorist groups, opening besieged areas to humanitarian aid, and ultimately agreeing on a road map for a political ...

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U.S. general confident in Iraqis in Mosul fight

Iraq's military has launched an offensive aimed at wresting control of Mosul from Islamic State militants, according to the country's prime minister, Haider al-Abadi. Sunday night the Iraqis launched a US -backed offensive to take Mosul back from the Islamic State , which has held it for two years since the group declared itself a caliphate.

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The Note: Ryan vs. Clinton

The report on Wednesday was followed by a stream of similar allegations from other women, putting more pressure on the Trump campaign as it lags in national opinion polls and struggles to contain a crisis caused by the candidate's comments about groping women without their consent which surfaced on Friday.

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Caterpillar CEO to retire next year

Oberhelman will remain executive chairman of Caterpillar until March 31, when he will retire. Doug Oberhelman will hand over reins as chief executive to Caterpillar group president Jim Umpleby on Jan 1. Umpleby started at Caterpillar subsidiary Solar Turbines Inc.in 1980, lived in Asia from 1984 to 1990 and was named president of Solar Turbines in 2010.

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WikiLeaks releases Hillary Clinton speeches for Goldman Sachs

The US government has said WikiLeaks is working with Russian operatives. It's an indication that the campaign may have been anxious about the effect Broaddrick's accusation might have on Hillary Clinton's bid for the White House. And we knew they were. The transcripts serve to reaffirm Clinton's cozy with Wall Street. Three transcripts released as part of the hack of her campaign chairman's emails did not contain any new bombshells showing she was unduly influenced by contributions from ...

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Two U.S. hostages released from Yemen, Navy targeted with missile fire

In response to the repeated barrages, US destroyed three radar sites along Yemen's western coast using Tomahawk missiles fired from the destroyer Nitze , significantly deepening American involvement in the conflict. The Pentagon reported the radar stations were destroyed, but there had been speculation that the Houthi rebels used personnel in small boats or skiffs to spot targets for the anti-ship missiles.

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Obama to huddle with top advisers on Syria

In September 2015, Russian Federation started an air campaign in Syria in support of President Bashar al-Assad. President Vladimir Putin is seeking to lock in gains from the Syrian battlefield, where forces backed by Moscow are laying siege to the city of Aleppo, before a new USA president takes office in January, according to top lawmakers in Moscow .

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US military detects failed N. Korean missile launch

The US and South Korea continue to insist that THAAD will keep North Korean nuclear ambitions at bay, disregarding Russian and Chinese concerns over security in the region. The military says launch was attempted at 11:33 p.m. EDT Friday (12:03 p.m. Saturday local time) and that the missile didn't pose a threat to North America.

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APC spokesman: Aisha Buhari spoke the minds of party men

Although she did not mention any names, she however asked people to watch out for them on the television programmes. As a result, she said Buhari did not even know most of the people holding top posts in the country. Nigeria's president has responded to criticism from his wife by saying she " belongs in the kitchen " and "the other room ". Users emphasized that Buhari's comments only show his idea of women's role in society.

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China launches longest manned space mission

As the last manned space flight before China's space station mission, Huang said Shenzhou-11 offers a precious opportunity to verify the technology needed to support astronauts' life, health and work, as well as to gather data for the space station mission.

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No medical bulletin about Jayalalithaa's condition for sixth day

Bharatiya Janata Party chief Amit Shah had gone to Apollo Hospital along with Jaitley last week. Senior BJP leader and Union minister Pon Radhakrishnan said: "Prime Minister Narendra Modi might visit Chennai to see Jayalalithaa , as he was keen to get information on her health".

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Turkish president vows to join Mosul operation

The offensive was announced in the early hours of Monday by Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi who said "the victory bell has rung" in the massive mission to retake the historic city and free more than 1 million residents from the "brutality and terrorism of IS", CNN reported.

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ANC orders youth leader to retract 'bring your guns' statement

DA's youth federal chairperson Yusuf Cassim says Maine's statements are in direct contravention with the constitution and they are unsafe, callous and irresponsible. "They sacrificed their lives". "They are in direct contravention with the Constitution, which states that everyone has the right to freedom of expression, which.

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Apocalypse postponed: ISIS flees the village where it prophesied doomsday battle

The Fastaqim Union, an Ankara-backed rebel faction involved in the battle, said Dabiq had fallen "after fierce clashes". The IS defeat in Dabiq comes after rebel fighters captured Jarabulus and Al-Rai from the jihadists in the early weeks of the operation.

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Active Runners - Barrick Gold Corporation, (NYSE:ABX), ENSCO, (NYSE:ESV)

Barrick Gold Corporation ABX measures an EPS growth for 2017 at a rate of 44.01% that consequently shows an EPS growth of -22.00% for the past five years, and an EPS growth of 32.82% for the following five years. With its market value over its outstanding shares, Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE: ABX ) Gold has a market capitalization valued at Gold. This represents a $0.08 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.50%.

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North Korean missile tested again but fails, says South

South Korea has also confirmed the botched trial saying the projectile exploded shortly after liftoff. The failed test came on the day Seoul and Washington concluded a large-scale joint naval drill against the North. The North has never conducted a test flight for such a long-range missile. On June 22, Pyongyang launched a Musudan medium-range missile, flying some 400 km after reaching as high as 1,413.6 km.

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Antares rocket launch at Wallops postponed until October 17

Monday. In this handout provided by NASA, The Orbital ATK Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft onboard, stands on launch Pad-0A at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility on October 15, 2016 Wallops Island, Virginia. This is the first launch of an Antares rocket since, October 28, 2014, when the rocket exploded on the launch pad. The last two Cygnus missions flew on United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rockets while engineers outfitted existing Antares boosters with new RD-181 engines.


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