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Parliament WILL Get A Chance To Reject Final Brexit Deal, Government Confirms

Article 50 is the start of a process and does not "have any immediate effect in domestic law", said James Eadie, a lawyer advising the government. Eadie was speaking in front of a panel of three judges defending the government against a legal challenge brought by several plaintiffs, including fund manager Gina Miller, who say lawmakers must be given a vote on the decision to push the exit button.

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Bob Dylan has won the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature

Though Dylan had been mentioned as a potential Nobel victor for years, this is the first time that a musician has won the Nobel Prize for literature . The Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery is honoring Dylan. And, for those still obsessed with the ivory tower of the printed page, maybe you want to forget that Dylan sings and plays music, and check out his book The Lyrics: 1961-2012 .

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What Bob Dylan song is most lyrically profound?

U.S. folk singer-songwriter Bob Dylan became the first American in 33 years to be awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature for having "created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition" - and he's reacted in exactly the way you'd expect Bob Dylan to react; he's remained silent.

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FG, Boko Haram To Commence Talks Over Release Of More Chibok Girls

But Pogu Bitrus , chairman of the Chibok Development Association, said more than 100 others appeared unwilling to leave their captors. Edo State House of Assembly, yesterday, commended President Muhammadu Buhari on the recent release of the 21 Chibok girls held by the Boko Haram sect, urging Nigerians to be patient with the current administration as it was capable of finding solutions to the problems confronting the nation.

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Obama tells Trump to 'stop whining'

Keep in mind elections are run by state and local officials". But when he was asked about Mr Trump's rhetoric, he did not hold back. The president also accused Trump of showering praise and modelling his policies on Russian President Vladimir Putin to a degree that is "unprecedented in American politics".

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Life is not a joke, Tyson Gay tells mourners at daughter's vigil

The shooting erupted around 4 a.m. Sunday when men in two cars opened fire on each other in the restaurant parking lot before fleeing the scene, police said . "She wanted to be the fastest woman in the world, and they took that away from her", she said. Tyson Gay of the US and his teammates Mike Rodgers, Trayvon Bromell and Justlin Gatlin walk with their national flags folded up after learning of their disqualification in the men's 4 x 100 metres relay final at the 15th IAAF Championships ...

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United Nations chides North Korea for latest "grave violation"

South Korea's military last Tuesday said it will greatly expand the capabilities of its special forces to strike key North Korean command facilities and its leadership in the event of a crisis. The latest test comes ahead of a meeting on Wednesday in Washington of U.S., Japanese and South Korean defense and foreign ministers expected to focus on North Korea's missile and nuclear programs.

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1 dead, 1 wounded in German hair salon after shooting

Witnesses report the gunman entered the salon, shouted at a woman and then opened fire. Neal Spelce was scrounging for news to fill his Austin station's noon radio broadcast when he heard a seemingly innocuous announcement on the police scanner: "We have a report of a shot being fired at the".

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Central Intelligence Agency preparing for possible cyberattack on Russian Federation

While the details of any such operation have yet to be revealed, the intelligence agency has already reportedly begun its preparations and is gathering information on Russian Federation, and in particular, President Vladimir Putin . So it seems likely from Biden's remarks that the USA is planning a demonstration of cyberspace might. Earlier this month, American intelligence agencies directly blamed Russian leaders for an attack on the Democratic National Committee and the resultant leak of ...

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Carlota Ciganda earns first LPGA win

At the top of the leaderboard, Alison Lee shot a 65 to take a three-stroke lead. Ko had a topsy-turvy day, carding six birdies, five bogeys and a double bogey. I was just really happy with my caddie, Javi. On the par-5 18th, both Ciganda and Lee made bogeyed when a par from either would have given her the title.

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Cousin 'Bewildered' By Trump Accuser's Account

In a statement released by Trump's campaign Friday evening, the cousin of one of the women accusing the GOP nominee of sexual misconduct says he is " completely shocked and bewildered " to learn about her account with Trump. Anderson is making the whole thing up. Jessica Leeds spoke with the New York Times about her claims, which Trump angrily denied. He said: "I don't know who these people are".

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Clinton Comes Out on Top in 2nd US Presidential Debate

Trump's campaign, marked for months by controversies over both his policies and his brash style, ran into deep crisis after the emergence on Friday of a video from 2005 showing the former reality TV star bragging crudely about groping women and making unwanted sexual advances.

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These women have accused Trump of sexual harassment

Summer Zervos, a former contestant on " The Apprentice ", said Trump made unwanted sexual advances toward her at a Beverly Hills hotel in 2007, while photographer Kristin Anderson alleged Trump sexually assaulted her in a NY nightclub in the early 1990s.

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Russian Federation and Syria halt airstrikes in Aleppo

Russian Federation on Monday announced an eight-hour pause in attacks on the north Syrian city of Aleppo to allow aid to be delivered and civilians to leave, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency. People in the city's eastern neighbourhoods were out searching for food on Tuesday, the photographer saw. More than 300,000 people have been killed since Syria's war devolved from a widespread protest movement against Assad's rule in March 2011 to a multi-front war between rebels, jihadists, Kurds ...

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Ahead of China visit, Philippine leader says no sense in war

He told Hong Kong-based Phoenix Television: "I have given enough time for the Americans to play with the Filipino soldiers. I do not want my soldiers to be humiliated", he said , in reference to one set of war games in the Philippines that ended last week.

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In Trump's 'Apprentice' run, reality wasn't what it seemed

Trump has spent more and more time at his rallies denying allegations of groping since a video from 2005 became public a week ago showing him bragging about groping and making unwanted sexual advances. After pushing the person's hand away, she said she jumped up from the couch, looked back and recognized the person who'd groped her as Trump. Zervos, who contacted Allred to represent her and said she is not seeking litigation, gave her own statement describing her experience with Trump.

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Islamic State may use thousands in Mosul as human shields

About 4,000 to 8,000 militants are thought to be dug into Mosul while the forces assembled to drive them out are estimated at 30,000, including Iraqi army, Kurdish and Sunni tribal fighters. the fear is you can not guess when they will take you from your bed and kill you", he told CBS News of life under ISIS . The pause comes after a day of intense fighting involving airstrikes, heavy artillery and IS auto bombs.

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Heathrow Third Runway Set For Go-Ahead After Theresa May Allows Cabinet Dissent

Theresa May will allow ministers to express their opposition to airport expansion for a period of time after the decision is made next week, in the strongest signal yet that the government is preparing to back Heathrow's bid to build a third runway.

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Islamic State said to use human shields as coalition advances on Mosul

WASHINGTON-President Barack Obama on Tuesday predicted a hard battle in Iraq as allied troops move to retake Mosul from Islamic State, but he said that in the end, extremists would be driven out of the city. "Our air forces took part in the coalition forces' air operations in Mosul", Yildirim told his ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) parliamentary group in Ankara .

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Obama Says Fight for Mosul Will Be Difficult

Though it has lost ground in Syria , Islamic State still controls parts of the country's east, including almost all of Deir al-Zor province, which borders Iraq, and links the Iraqi and Syrian halves of its self-declared "caliphate". Davis said US warplanes are supporting the Iraqis, as expected, and that American artillery is being used against Islamic State targets, without elaborating.

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Chief: Gunman tried to assassinate officers in California

A convicted felon attempted to assassinate two police officers while they were at a Vallejo, Calif ., Starbucks Sunday evening. The two officers that were Powell's targets and who subsequently shot him are now on administrative leave as a preliminary investigation into the shooting concludes and they undergo department mandated post-shooting counseling and debriefing.

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Phoenix Police: Man Who Killed Girls Was Father

Around the same time, a neighbor of the Tolleson man called 911 to report shots being fired. Police say 36-year-old Jerad Joseph Arismendez shot 4-year-old Ariah and 5-year-old Audrey before turning a gun on himself. Herrera, who lives across the street from the man, said he was home Sunday night and heard the shots. You have now viewed your allowance of free articles.

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Thai king death: Thousands throng streets for procession

The king's body is being moved from Siriraj Hospital to the Temple of the Emerald Buddha in the Grand Palace. But with King Bhumipol already ailing at the time, many saw the putsch as the generals ensuring they were in control during the coming royal succession, the Agence France-Presse said in a report yesterday.

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7 dead as Somali troops fight al-Shabab in town near capital

Heavily armed Al Shabaab fighters have taken control of the southern town of Afgoye following suicide vehicle bombing and gun attack on Somali forces on Tuesday afternoon, Garowe Online reports. The Shabaab has fought to overthrow the internationally-backed government in Mogadishu since 2007, losing control of the capital in 2011 before losing other bastions such as Afgoye.

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Paul Ryan criticizes Hillary Clinton aides for comments about Catholics

He wrote that the country's most powerful conservatives are all Catholic and called their politics "an fantastic bastardization of the faith". In the email , Halpin wrote that 21st Century Fox Chairman Rupert Murdoch and NewsCorp Chairman Robert Thomson, who are both Catholic, are attracted to the faith because of "systemic thought and severely backward gender relations".

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Tyson Gay at large vigil after daughter's death

Trinity was pronounced dead less than an hour later at the University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital. I'm so confused . She was just here last week for fall break. "It's so insane. I have no idea what happened", Gay told the station. Gay told CNN affiliate WLEX that he had few details about his daughter's death.

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United States election 2016: 'Quit whining,' Obama tells Donald Trump

Both Democrats and Republicans have called such rhetoric very unsafe, and election law experts, including Ohio State University's Edward Foley on Tuesday's Morning Edition , have said such a scenario is "extraordinarily unlikely". "And Obama doesn't like Putin", Trump said during a radio interview. Earlier on Tuesday, Republicans seized the latest developments in the Clinton email controversy as an issue that could help Mr Trump make up ground in the final presidential debate on Wednesday ...

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Mike Pence talks about Trump's treatment of assault accusers

In the wake of the release of the damning Trump video, where he bragged about sexually assaulting women, it was suggested Pence should replace Trump as the Republicans' presidential nominee. "We will absolutely accept the result of the election". "I have dealt with wacky jerks on my side and against me for too long to blame it on the candidate".

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Obama Tells Donald Trump to 'Stop Whining' About Election Rigging

The president was wrapping up a news conference with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi in the White House Rose Garden when the scolding came. Obama said America has many strong allies around the world but that few are as strong, reliable and capable as the boot-shaped country.

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U.S. condemns ''failed'' North Korea ballistic missile test

According to military officials, the test did not pose any threat to the USA or North America. South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) "confirmed and condemned the launch", according to local news agency Yonhap. Deepening worries about the North's weapons programs, a missile from a North Korean submarine flew about 500 km, the longest distance achieved by the rogue state for such a weapon in August.

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Panthers hope to regroup during bye after 4-game skid

Among the 26 kickers this year that have attempted 8 or more field goals, Gano's -0.27 Field Goal Net Expected Points per play ranks 22nd. "I'm going to bring the guys in and we're going to work the first two days next week and then we're going to get them out of there", he said, according to the Charlotte Observer .

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Mosul Operation: Daesh Resistance 'Very Weak' on Second Day

The Iraqi army and the Kurdish Peshmerga forces began moving in the direction of Mosul at dawn on Monday under air cover from the USA -led anti-Islamic State coalition. Observers believe that the battles in Mosul could be long, bloody, costly and protracted, let alone the suffering of civilians, but that will mainly depends on whether the IS militants would be ready to show stiff resistance or not.

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First unaccompanied children from Calais arrive in UK

With the help of aid agencies, British and French officials have begun registering children who are eligible to travel. "The charity Citizens UK helped identify the children and bring them to Britain". Rudd estimated that some 100 children would be transferred from Calais to Britain. Fourteen unaccompanied minors, all teenagers, came by coach to south London as part of a fast-track system.

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Ex-judge exchanged nude photos for tossed cases

A former Arkansas judge accused of inappropriate sexual relationships with defendants was indicted on Monday on federal fraud and bribery charges. The indictment accused Joseph Boeckmann, a former district court judge, of using his position "to obtain personal services, sexual contact and the opportunity to view and to photograph in compromising positions persons who appeared before him in traffic and misdemeanour criminal cases in exchange for dismissing the cases ".

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Lynx beat Sparks 85-79, claw back to tie WNBA Finals

NEW YORK (AP) - The WNBA admitted its officials missed an 8-second violation call in Game 4 of the Finals on Sunday night. Last night at the Staples Center, the Los Angeles Sparks could nearly taste a long-awaited victory and WNBA Championship.


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