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US election: Michelle Obama - Clinton's not-so-secret weapon

Trump to try to get along, to say nice things privately to one another", he explained to Savannah Guthrie and Lester Holt on Today . Clinton said she understood why Trump was leery of teleprompters because they can be difficult to follow and "I'm sure it's even harder when you're translating from the original Russian".

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Battle for Mosul: Hundreds of Civilians Flee Into Syria, UN Says

It said there are just 16 latrines shared by more than 9,000 people, many of whom only have access to dirty, untreated water. "A lot of foreigner fighters we expect to stay, because they're not going to be able to exfiltrate as easily some of the local fighters, or the local leadership, so we expect there to be a fight", he said.

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US Authorities Find 50TB Trove of Stolen Government Files

A federal judge has decided that Harold T. Martin, III, a former NSA contractor accused of stealing classified government documents and property, should be detained pending trial. Friends and online writings portray Martin, a Navy veteran who served in Desert Storm, as a quirky, workaholic patriot with a tendency to hoard books and documents.

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United Nations says Aleppo medical evacuations have not begun as hoped

The pan-Arab Al-Mayadeen TV aired live footage on Friday from the Castello Road in Aleppo. But residents in eastern Aleppo have said many won't take advantage of the corridors because there are no guarantees that the evacuees won't be arrested by government forces.

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Asia Pacific|Philippine Police Van Rams Protesters at US Embassy, Hurting Dozens

A woman was seen being flung into the air before slamming into the ground. In a series of conflicting statements, Duterte has insulted U.S. President Barack Obama and the U.S. Embassy in Manila, Philippines Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016. After breaking through the police cordon they scrawled "US troops out now" and other slogans on the embassy's towering fence with red paint.

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RNC Polls Trump Supporters to Help Pick Cabinet

He also welcomes the Clinton campaign's push in Arizona, arguing it only helps Trump . House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) has been catching heat from many in the Republican Party over his unwillingness to fully support or oppose GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump, one of the most polarizing figures in American political history.

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Nissan now has a controlling stake in Mitsubishi Motors

Nissan has finalized the buyout of a majority stake in Mitsubishi Motors Corps Thursday for $2 .3 billion following a fuel-economy scandal that caused the latter company to spiral toward demise, The Wall Street Journal reports . The company has admitted it had been falsifying mileage tests for years, manipulating data to make cars seem more efficient than they were. Investors cheered the move in the stock market, with Mitsubishi Motor shares up 2.61 percent and Nissan shares up ...

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Cardinal Dolan: 'Touching Moments' Between Trump and Clinton at Al Smith Dinner

And they're supposed to make it amusing. After saying he may not accept the result of the United States election during the third presidential debate, Republican candidate Donald Trump now says he will accept it "if I win". The results are in on the final debate and it is nearly unanimous, I WON! "Michelle Obama gives a speech, and everyone loves it, it's fantastic; they think she's absolutely great".

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British American Tobacco makes $47bn offer to merge with Reynolds

The company already owns 42 percent of Reynolds, and is offering to pay $56.50 per share. The British pound has sold off sharply against the euro, USA dollar and other currencies since the vote. The deal would create the world's largest listed tobacco company by net turnover and operating profit, BAT said in a statement. "The strategic rationale makes ideal sense", Guy Ellison, an analyst at Investec Wealth & Investment, said.

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Ex-Egyptian President Morsi's 20-year sentence upheld

The Court of Cassation also upheld sentences against eight of his codefendants, including seven who received the same prison term and one who was sentenced to 10 years in prison, a judicial official said. The former president has said he does not recongnise the trials he faces. Four other co-defendants were initially sentenced in absentia and could not appeal the ruling.

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Moscow says Russia and Syria are halting Aleppo air strikes for now

USA state department spokesman Mark Toner, speaking to reporters in Washington on Monday, said the Russian-Syrian pause planned on Thursday was "a bit too little, too late ". Russian and Syrian warplanes stopped conducting airstrikes on the besieged Syrian city of Aleppo on Tuesday ahead of a planned 8-hour, temporary truce on Thursday.

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Duterte on United States alliance: 'Do you really think we need it?'

Find us on Facebook too! Poling said Duterte might spoil his chance of success in seeking better deals for the Philippines by simultaneously wooing Beijing and moving away from its traditional allies like the US. "In its invitation, the Palace also urged - and I think this is notable - the United Nations rapporteur to include in her investigation the killings of law enforcers by drug suspects so that she could obtain an accurate perspective of the drug problem in the country", Abella ...

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Bangladesh all out for 248 in first innings vs England

England reached 108-5 at tea in its second innings with Jonny Bairstow on 17. Stokes, who picked up four wickets to help instigate a Bangladesh collapse from 221 for 5 to 248 all out, carried the team with the bat too once England had slumped to 62 for 5 with Shakib Al Hasan the wrecker-in-chief.

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'No Justification': Philippines Police Van Rams Into Anti-US Protesters

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Venezuelans' Plan To Overthrow Their President Has Hit A Snag

The Journal says four provincial governors "requested injunctions from the courts", alleging that "a few thousand signatures collected by the opposition earlier this year in an initial stage of the referendum were fraudulent, even though the opposition had collected nearly 10 times the required number".

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China visit yields $24-b loans, trade

The countries also agreed that "bilateral defense and military cooperation are important components of bilateral relations", calling for greater exchanges in such areas as humanitarian assistance and disaster alleviation. "For our part, we will honor our alliance commitments and treaty obligations". China claims most of the waters through which about US$5 trillion in ship-borne trade passes every year, and in 2012 it seized the disputed Scarborough Shoal and denied Philippine fishermen ...

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Iraqi forces launch new advance near Mosul

Isis used a bulldozer to dump the bodies at the Mosul's defunct College of Agriculture in the north of the city, the intelligence source told the news channel, noting that all of the victims were shot. Carter is expected to receive an update on the Mosul offensive and meet with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi before attending a troop event. An estimated 30,000 fighters, including the Iraqi army, Kurdish Peshmerga, Sunni tribal fighters and the Popular Mobilisation Forces - Shia ...

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United Kingdom readies for arrival of migrant children from Calais 'Jungle' camp

One hundred and eighty-seven of those children could be resettled under the EU's Dublin regulation , which allows unaccompanied refugee children to be placed in a country where they have a relative who can be responsible for their care. Speaking outside the Home Office building in Croydon he told the Press Association: "I really appreciate this". In a statement, a spokesperson said home secretary Amber Rudd's priority was to "ensure the safety and security of the children in the Calais ...

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CT plane crash leaves 1 dead and 1 injured

The instructional flight was on approach to Runway 20 at Hartford-Brainard Airport (KHFD) when it suddenly plunged onto Main Street and caught fire near the entrance to the Pratt & Whitney plant. One man was killed. East Hartford police Lt. Joshua Litwin told reporters Wednesday that he didn't know who was controlling the plane when it crashed on a road.

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Curt Schilling Baffled By Jewish People, Asks Jake Tapper To Explain

Schilling asked Tapper, in a somewhat awkward interview , "As a person who's practicing the Jewish faith and has since you were young, I don't understand... Like Trump, whom he has endorsed, Schilling put forward his plans to run as a political "outsider", noting that he is registered as an Independent and is now "as fed up with the Right" as he is with the Left.

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Trump draws boos at Catholic charity event

His is much more impressive than mine. "Finally, will Donald Trump admit and condemn that the Russians are doing this?" He did not include a CNN poll taken after the debate that gave the win to Clinton by a 52 to 39 percent margin. Clinton said her opponent was blaming the system for the state of his campaign. She went on to extol Pope Francis and quote Jesuit theology between jokes-drawing a stark contrast with Trump's speech , which was light on appeals to Catholic voters.

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US destroyer sails in South China Sea to make a point

USS Decatur (DDG-73) conducted the operation near Chinese holdings near Triton and Woody Islands in the Paracel Island chain off the coast of Vietnam in the South China Sea. China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs called the operations "extremely irresponsible provocations". The United States has criticized Beijing's build-up of military facilities in the sea and expressed concerns they could be used to restrict free movement.

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Duterte in China: Philippine leader turns conciliator-in-chief?

Yasay said Duterte's trip would instead focus on building trust and increasing confidence between the two nations. The poll outcome came despite Duterte's praises for China and his efforts to rebuild relations between Beijing and Manila that have been strained by long-seething territorial conflicts in the South China Sea.

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Over 50000 evacuated in typhoon's path in southern China

Manila, Oct21 :Super Typhoon Haima , the strongest storm to hit the Philippines in three years, ripped through major rice growing regions, damaging crops and houses, and forced more than 90,000 people to flee to safer ground, officials said on Thursday.

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Meet the baby who was born twice

It's a type of tumor that develops on a baby before it's birthed from its mother's womb. "Even though it's the most common we see, it's still pretty rare". It was a relief to finally see her and to see that she had made it through after the open fetal surgery. After a second surgery at 8 days old, Lynlee is now tumor-free and a completely normal and healthy baby, Cass said.

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Philippines US "goodbye" can fix China FDI gap

Speaking in Beijing Mr. Duterte said , "I announce my separation from the United States", on Thursday after announcing on Wednesday, "I will not go to America any more". But the Philippine defense secretary told senators recently that Duterte sometimes makes remarks on Philippine-U.S. -military relations without consulting Cabinet officials.

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European Union warns Wallonia over Canada trade pact

The landmark the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) deal ran into trouble in Belgium's French-speaking Wallonia region last week just as it had cleared a key legal challenge in Germany's highest court. "There are of course bigger things at stake than only this agreement", she said. Magnette later met with EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstroem and Belgium's pro-CETA Foreign Minister Didier Reynders in Brussels.

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I'll Accept The Results Of The Presidential Election 'If I Win'

On Thursday night, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump attended the annual Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner . But when Clinton took the stage, Trump's digs were but a distant memory. Trump cast the United States into uncharted political waters by suggesting he may not recognize the result of the November 8 presidential election and could launch a legal challenge if Hillary Clinton wins.

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Trump and Clinton trade barbs at 'good-natured' gala

Smith Dinner on Thursday night was surely one for the books. Trump has repeatedly accused both his rival, Democrat Hillary Clinton, and the media of "rigging" the election - although he has not offered any evidence, the allegations often revolve around claims of people participating who should not have a vote.

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The most memorable jokes and jabs from this year's Al Smith dinner

After days of telling reporters that the GOP ticket would respect the results of the November 8 election, Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence added a caveat: he and Donald Trump would "reserve the right" to legally challenge "questionable" outcome.

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Early voting results promising for Clinton

That lead is smaller than at the same period in 2008, when Democrats had a 101,000-person advantage over Republicans among about 1.2 million active voters, or about 8 percentage points. In Wisconsin, the number of early voters to date more than tripled, jumping from 46,389 to 142,190. But after a federal court struck down Wisconsin's strict voting laws, early voting began several weeks earlier in the Badger State this year.

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Aaron Rodgers reaches for the scotch after a dismal game against Cowboys

There were a number of uncharacteristic missed throws, reads and plays by Rodgers Sunday against the 17th-ranked Dallas Cowboys defense, and Packers fans surely let him hear it. “Its not the first time. He threw just under 400 yards and had three touchdowns as well . Rodgers accounted for two turnovers with an interception to go with a fumble on first-and-goal at the Cowboys 1 with 1:10 left in the third quarter.

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Russia Announces Suspension of Air Raids Against Aleppo, in Syria

RUSSIAN and Syrian forces are preparing a " humanitarian pause " for the besieged city of Aleppo on Thursday, the head of Russia's military general staff said. "There are no terrorists in Aleppo ", he said, speaking from the city. Rebels in eastern Aleppo have consistently said that insurgent groups linked to al-Qaida or inspired by it have no real presence in the opposition-held part of the city.

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Police Van Rams Protesters At Anti-US Demonstration In Philippines

Some 1,000 protesters had gathered in front of the embassy to call for an end to the US military presence in the Philippines. Police used water cannon, hit protesters with batons and reportedly used tear gas to disperse about 1,000 anti-US opposors.

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U.S. warship possibly targeted by Yemen rebels for a third time

And it comes just days after a US warship fired Tomahawk missiles into Yemen to destroy three radar sites that Pentagon leaders believed played a role in the earlier attacks against the ships. "This is the time to implement a ceasefire unconditionally and then move to the negotiating table", Kerry told reporters. The missiles were fired on the USS Mason this week as it was in the area of the Bab el-Mandeb Strait, officials said.


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