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Amber Alert canceled after Spokane Valley girl found safe

Authorities said the girl and mother were located and are safe. The Washington State Patrol is looking for a child who was last seen in Post Falls, Idaho and is believed to be in danger. She was believed to be with her mother, Tracy Packard, who pulled her from school on Monday. According to the AMBER Alert that went out, the vehicle was reported to have been seen on Interstate 90 headed east near McQuire Road in Post Falls, Idaho.

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Earnings Reaction History of E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC)

JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a "neutral" rating on shares of American Capital Agency Corp.in a research note on Thursday, August 4th. DA Davidson increased their target price on MB Financial from $39.19 to $43.00 and gave the company a "neutral" rating in a report on Friday, August 26th.

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United Nations under fire for picking Wonder Woman to lead Women Empowerment Campaign

Appointing Wonder Woman as an Honorary Ambassador is part of a United Nations campaign meant to "highlight what we can collectively achieve if women and girls are empowered", according to a statement on the U.N.'s website on sustainable development goals, which states that Wonder Woman will be used in support of Sustainable Development Goal 5, "to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls".

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EU, Canadian leaders say free trade deal still possible

She also defended Canada's refusal to reopen the deal, pointing out that the leaders of 27 out of 28 European Union member countries back the existing version. Canada is ready to sign the pact, she added, and negotiations on its finer points are over. Freeland fought back tears during media interviews Friday as she opened up about her personal disappointment after leaving the talks.

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UN envoy asks for Yemen cease-fire extension

The three-day truce was also called into effect to allow sorely needed aid deliveries, as millions remain homeless and without food. Five previous truce attempts failed, but cautious optimism preceded the current pause after an escalation of combat led to intensified global pressure.

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Wikileaks seems to reveal top Clinton advisers' frustration with Clintons

While speaking in Tampa on Wednesday, Rubio cautioned that there's nothing stopping a foreign entity from blackmailing elected officials based on potentially embarrassing information that could be exposed from hacked e-mails, according to Politico .

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Venezuela Congress declares President Maduro has staged coup

The Electoral Council announced its decision Thursday night, complying with a court ruling that annulled the opposition signature gathering effort (previously set for October 26-28) to request a referendum on the Maduro presidency. Some countries including the new governments in Brazil and Argentina are taking an harder line; and cautioning Venezuelan government from ignoring its domestic critics.

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Former Texans RB Arian Foster announces retirement from NFL

He missed time this season due to a hamstring and groin injury suffered in the second game of the year. I've learned to love every facet of this game, from the peak of accomplishment to the gutter of criticism, " Foster wrote. That bittersweet taste will forever linger with me but on my next journey, I get to carry those memories with me. The Miami Dolphins knew how talented Foster is when healthy, and signed him, hoping he would star as their featured back.

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Obama administration confirms double-digit premium hikes

The spike in premiums generally does not affect the employer-provided plans that most workers and their families rely on. Health insurance premiums for individual plans next year are going up by an average of 62 percent for plans offered by BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, the state's biggest provider of ACA plans.

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Ron Paul: Obama's Pivot To Asia Hits Roadblock In The Philippines

However, he said that he would never travel to America "in this lifetime". When Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte declared a military and economic "separation" from the United States last week, many Filipinos saw his announcement as more than just diplomatic posturing.

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After Gurnam Singh, another BSF jawan, injured by Pakistani gunmen, dies

Jammu , Oct. 22 ( PTI): Border Security Force soldier Gurnam Singh, injured in a sniper attack by Pakistani troops yesterday, died in a Jammu hospital late tonight. Pakistan said "unprovoked" firing from the Indian side killed a villager and a year-and-a-half-old child. R.S. Pura: With Border Security Force Jawan (BSF) Gurnam Singh succumbing to his injuries on Saturday night after he was shot in cross-border firing, the distraught and crushed family of the slain soldier asserted that he ...

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Congress members rip Pentagon repayment policy

The California Guard's use of monetary incentives in the mid-2000's to boost the declining enlistment rosters while facing two wars enticed almost 10,000 soldiers to reenlist. "The Department of Defense should immediately halt the retrieval of these debts, and when Congress returns in November, I will insist this issue be permanently resolved with language in the National Defense Authorization Act awaiting final passage in both Chambers", Issa wrote in a letter to Carter on Monday.

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Iraqi forces take another 9 villages northeast of Mosul

The purported airstrike in northern Iraq struck the women's section of a Shiite mosque on Friday in the town of Daquq amid a large Islamic State assault on the nearby city of Kirkuk. He said Turkey was involved in the Mosul operation on "multiple fronts" and that 17 Islamic State militants had been killed by Turkish artillery fire since the offensive began.

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Four dead after plane crash north of Kelowna, wreckage found

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was expected to speak later on Friday (local time), while current Alberta Premier Rachel Notley, who lost her father in a plane crash, cancelled an afternoon event and was also expected to address media. The RCMP says it was contacted when the Surrey Air Traffic Control lost contact with the jet just after 10 pm, shortly after takeoff. I benefitted from his advice, and the Government of Alberta is continuing to pursue many of his initiatives.

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Hillary Clinton achieves 12-point lead over Donald Trump

However, the majority of national polls show Trump trailing Clinton by wide margins. Karl Rove, chief strategist of George W. Bush's successful presidential campaigns, said Sunday on Fox News that he did not expect that Trump could pull off a comeback in the final two weeks of campaigning.

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Pakistan says won't allow opposition protest to shut down Islamabad

The latest order by the court comes, amid Imran Khan launching another protest on November 2 to force PM Nawaz Sharif step down over the issue of alleged corruption. He once again demanded resignation from prime minister Nawaz Sharif and also demanded for closing the FIA and NAB to re-establish them. Imran responded to the premier's statements, demanding a response to accusations of corruption levelled against Nawaz and his family after Panamagate.

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Trump to accept result if it's fair: son

In RealClearPolitics, which keeps track of all major polls , Clinton is leading Trump by over six points. The Democrat, who leads Trump in the polls, said she had already debated with her opponent for four and a half hours in the three presidential debates .

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Japan Sept exports fall 6.9% y-o-y: MOF

Register now: Join Tonya Ugoretz, director of Cyber Threat Intelligence Integration Center for a free online chat on Tuesday, October 25 at 1 p.m. Japan's September exports fell 6.9 percent from the same month previous year, said Japanese Ministry of Finance on October 24.

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2 announce bids to lead fractious party that pushed 'Brexit'

The Ukip leadership race is now a crowded field. He also insisted those stories were irrelevant to his UKIP leadership bid: "With all due respect, I believe that people are actually interested in why I'm standing". "Our future as a political party in Britain does not lie in that far-right wing". They don't want to have a fresh injection of toxicity that's going to make it even more hard for them.

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Fed up with media, Trump launches his own 'nightly campaign coverage'

At times the campaign conflated the election ad with an actual newscast. Although shot to mimic a news program, the broadcast was essentially a campaign advertisement with only glowing coverage of Trump and sharp criticism of his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton.

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Migrants start leaving Calais 'Jungle' camp

But on Monday morning, numerous camp's estimated 7,000 inhabitants calmly queued at reception points. But numerous migrants and refugees don't want to go. Numerous migrants in the camp come from countries like Syria, Afghanistan and Eritrea, these migrants had set on reaching Britain , but were camped right outside the border in Calais .

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Baghdad denies Turkey is taking part in Mosul offensive

An Iraqi army soldier stands atop of an armoured vehicle as a smoke from a nearby sulfur plant set alight by Islamic State militants rises behind, on the outskirts of Qayyara, south of Mosul, Iraq, October 23, 2016. IS militants stormed into the town of Rutba, in far western Iraq, unleashing three suicide vehicle bombs that were blown up before hitting their targets, according to the spokesman for the Joint Military Command, Brig.

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Kurdish forces capture town of Bashiqa near Mosul

The areas taken so far have been largely empty of civilian populations, but civilians could be living in the two villages lying ahead, Bazwaia and Gogjali, bordering Mosul proper. Col. John Dorrian, a spokesman for the coalition, said on Monday that IS fighters had infiltrated the town in the latest in a series of "spoiler attacks" to divert attention from the northern city of Mosul, where Iraq is conducting a wide-scale offensive.

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Vice presidential nominee shrugs off threat by WikiLeaks

They can't help it, but the numbers are even better than what they're saying, so get out. The Democratic vice presidential candidate spoke to a crowd of almost 200 supporters for about 45 minutes at the Dover Shores Community Center, urging attendees to vote early and to volunteer with the campaign.

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Aleppo: Battle for Syrian city intensifies after ceasefire ends

Turkish tanks and vehicles penetrated earlier today into the northern countryside of Aleppo , over two days after Turkish warplanes committed a massacre of killing more than 150 civilians in attacks on the villages and towns of Hasadjek, al-Wardiyeh, Hassieh, Ghoul Sorouj, Sad al-Shahba, Ihres and Um Hawsh in the same countryside of Aleppo .

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Australian cattle barons join forces against Chinese buyers

The Kidman board is required to consider any offer that is higher or superior to the one on the table, but the Hancock-Shanghai team would have a right to match any rival bid should it gain foreign investment approval. To mitigate against that, the Rinehart bid excludes an area up to 26,000 hectares that is close to the politically sensitive Woomera weapons testing range.

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Belgian PM says can not unblock EU-Canada trade deal for now

Tusk also took to Twitter Monday to say he thought the summit could still go ahead and suggested Trudeau felt the same. Earlier today, Belgium announced it still couldn't back the agreement, because its Walloon region wants it renegotiated.

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Philippines Duterte says not really severing ties with US

If anything, a rift would be even more personal for Clinton than for Obama. "I think at this stage there's a great appreciation for the president from the Japanese side". And yet, separation from our former colonial master is demanded in pursuing our independent foreign policy. Brunei, Malaysia, Taiwan and Vietnam also have claims to parts of it.

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Heavy fighting resumes as Aleppo truce ends

Syrian government ally Russian Federation had extended the truce until 5pm United Kingdom time on Saturday and it had been hoped this time would be used by the UN to help civilians out of the rebel-held east of the city and to deliver aid. "Zero hour has drawn near", the group's commander, Ali Abu Adi al-Aloush, told the Qasioun News Agency, according to the AP. On Sunday, Hassan Nasrallah, the leader of Hezbollah, the Lebanon-based terrorist organization that has fought alongside Syrian ...

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United States wants to keep alliance with Philippines: Pentagon chief

I can not do that. Why? US-Philippine relations have deteriorated rapidly since Duterte, a former mayor, rose to the presidency in June. What he meant by his remarks in China , Duterte said, was ending a Philippine foreign policy that closely leaned toward the U.S.

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After Ripping America in China, Duterte Visits U.S. Ally Japan

Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs said, according to Straits Times . Russel has said President Rodrigo Duterte's controversial remarks and a "real climate of uncertainty" about his government's intentions have sparked consternation in the USA and other governments and in the business world.

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Strikes in Northwest Syria Town Kill at Least 5

Al-Manar TV, run by Hezbollah, broadcast footage of tanks and fighters advancing under heavy fire along a ridge reportedly in the Aleppo countryside. "The question of renewing the humanitarian pause is not relevant now", Sergey Ryabkov, deputy foreign minister, told Interfax news agency on Monday, in the first official comment from Moscow on why it did not extend the ceasefire further.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 - and Galaxy Note 8 - were just confirmed for 2017

According to the Harvest Law Office here, the plaintiffs filed the case with the Seoul Central District Court, seeking 500,000 won (US$440) in compensation each, Yonhap news agency reported . Finally, he still needs to go get a refund and hand in the replacement phone: he plans to get an LG-brand smartphone next time, he says. Samsung has announced that customers with a Note 7 in South Korea can join the Galaxy Upgrade Program to get a deal on the Galaxy S8 or Galaxy Note 8.

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Five killed in Malta plane crash

The Maltese government said in a statement that there was no indication of an explosion prior to the crash but did not rule out sabotage. CAE Aviation said the plane was not operating on behalf of Frontex or the Luxembourg government. Officials in Malta said it's the island nation's worst peacetime air accident. The remains of all five victims have been recovered and an investigation has begun, it added.

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Anthony Joshua's bout with Wladimir Klitschko called off

While talks initially went well, news last week suggested Klitschko would instead opt to fight in Germany for the vacant WBA title. Klitschko was expected to fight on December 10 either against a WBA-mandated opponent in Germany for the vacant title or potentially, if the WBA signed off on it, in England against IBF champion Anthony Joshua .


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