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FBI obtains warrant to search newly found Clinton emails

People familiar with the case said they had known about the messages since soon after New York FBI agents seized a computer related to their investigation into former congressman Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.), who is alleged to have exchanged explicit messages with a 15-year-old girl.

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Who will foot the Bill for Foundation profit?

Neither does the disclosure that a State Department employee checked with the foundation to see whether companies seeking contracts to help in the 2010 quake recovery effort in Haiti were "friends" of Bill Clinton. Podesta asked his support team whether this particular attempt was real. At the same time , however, the huge conflicts of interest it has already presented and will continue to present far outweigh those benefits.

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India, Pakistan to expel diplomats amid Kashmir tension

Islamabad said the allegations against its diplomat, Mahmood Akhtar, were "false and unsubstantiated". Pakistan had on Thursday night declared Singh persona non grata after India detained and expelled Pakistani diplomat Mehmood Akhtar on charges of spying for Inter-Services Intelligence.

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Obama commutes 98 more prison sentences, most for drug offenses

Under the commutation grant, his sentenced was reduced to a term of 30 years and the unpaid balance of the $10,000 fine is remitted. "This is the moment where America has to take a stand and decide what it is what we believe in and who we are", Obama told 9,000 people inside the CFE Arana and a reported 7,000 more outside.

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Polls: Clinton Ahead in North Carolina; Dead Heat in Florida

Two months later, the Federal Bureau of Investigation decided not to recommend that the Justice Department bring charges against Clinton, saying that Clinton's conduct did not meet the threshold used to prosecute past violators who shared classified information over unclassified channels.

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J-20 stealth fighter confirmed for China air show

China hopes that with the help of J-20 stealth fighter, it will be able to narrow the military gap with the United States. Beijing-China's domestic-built J-20 stealth fighter will make its public debut at an air show in Zhuhai City next week, with air-force pilots flying the new-generation warcraft, a military spokesperson said Friday.

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Pakistan targets Jammu border on Diwali, BSF retaliates

It was fire of small arms as well as mortars shells in small quantity but not effective. "At 5.20 pm yesterday, Pakistan Rangers started unprovoked heavy firing and helling in Katgus Sector of Jammu which further spread to Hiranagar and Samba".

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Merkel demands end to Aleppo attacks

An AFP correspondent in rebel-held eastern districts also reported sounds of fighting and artillery fire. Very few civilians crossed over into west Aleppo, either through fear of what awaited them on the other side, or because of opposition attempts to stop any of the 250,000 strong population from leaving.

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Putin dismisses claims of Russian meddling in USA election

He said that Russian Federation will adhere to balanced rhetoric in the future, "despite the allegations that often emerge at different levels". In October, U.S. "He represents the interests of the part of the society exhausted of the elites that have held power for decades", he added . "He just represents the interests of such ordinary people, and he presents himself as an ordinary guy who criticises those who have already been in power for decades".

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Putin Praises Trump, Denies Meddling in US Election

The Democratic nominee claims that the alleged Russian hacking is created to boost her Republican rival, Donald Trump. Putin nonetheless praised Trump for appealing to disenchanted American electors. The trove of emails from Vladislav Surkov show how Russian Federation was likely involved in the separatist movement in Ukraine. "This is just a method of political struggle, a way to manipulate public opinion on the eve of the U.S.

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Pirate Party Makes Gains in Iceland's General Election

In fact, the biggest party in the previous coalition government, the Progressive Party, lost more than half its share of the vote. Iceland's election results are in, and Prime Minister Sigurdur Ingi Johannsson has stepped down . Iceland's Pirate Party, founded four years ago by an assortment of hackers, political activists and internet freedom advocates, campaigned on promises to introduce direct democracy, subject the workings of government to more scrutiny and place the country's natural ...

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Minors left stranded at Calais camp as demolition moves forward

Micallef said that at 1 p.m. Wednesday police had turned children away back into The Jungle, saying there was no more space. Ms Buccio, who said the demolition of the camp would be complete by Monday night, did not explain where the migrants should go.

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Clinton chairman turns up heat on Federal Bureau of Investigation

The senators said: "This letter is troubling because it is vaguely worded and leaves so many questions unanswered". Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid suggested Sunday that Comey violated the Hatch Act , which prohibits government employees from meddling in politics and elections by announcing the new discovery could affect the Clinton investigation.

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Talks on sharing intel with Japan are restarted

However, the U.S. state department said its policy had not changed. "We want to continue to see a verifiable denuclearisation of the (Korean) peninsula", Mr Kirby said. "We will not accept North Korea as a nuclear state". "Obviously military is one of them", he said, adding that sanctions were another. Responding to Clapper's comments, the state department said it still aimed for a resumption of six-nation negotiations, from which the North pulled out in 2009.

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Aleppo militants attack govt.-held areas

The barrage is part of a major assault by rebels and allied jihadists to break a three-month government siege of Aleppo's eastern half, where more than 250,000 people still live. In late September, government troops launched an assault to recapture all of the eastern rebel-controlled territory, backed by air strikes from Russian Federation, which began an air war in 2015 to support President Bashar al-Assad's forces.

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Iceland elections leave ruling centre-right party in driving seat

While the Independence Party clearly emerged as the top party, its senior coalition partner, the Progressive Party, only got around 10 percent with around 32 percent of votes counted. Hanna Sigurdardottir, an unemployed 59-year-old, said the Pirate Party was "an interesting and refreshing experiment" - but she hadn't decided whether to vote for them.

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Cibulkova revels in stunning revenge over Kerber

That was exactly what transpired and Cibulkova repaid Kerber , who had reached the last four before facing Keys, for her generosity by denying her the ideal end to a remarkable season. I really wanted to play tennis. Maybe because for Cibulkova - after the excitement of making her first Slam final in Melbourne 2014, she tailed off a little, and in February 2015, she underwent surgery on her left Achilles Tendon, missing the spring hard-court seeing, and all of the clay court season.

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Russian Federation says anxious militants in Iraq's Mosul may flee for Syria

There are reports that some IS leaders have fled , but there are thought to be up to 5,000 IS fighters still in the city. Iraqi forces were facing stiff resistance in the town shortly before Shaghati spoke, however. The group has suffered a string of defeats over the past year, and Mosul is its last urban bastion in Iraq. The Iraqi Prime Minister made his comments via video-link to an worldwide meeting in Paris on the future of Mosul .

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Hollande vows to shut down growing Paris migrant camp

Mr Hollande said 5,000 people had been evacuated from Calais and that there were 1,500 unaccompanied minors left, who would be transferred swiftly to other reception centres. The French declared the "Jungle" cleared this week with migrants taken to relocation centres around the country. Concerns for the youngsters' welfare was also echoed by Barbara Winton, the daughter of a hero dubbed the "British Oskar Schindler", who called for the same "compassion" he displayed to be shown to ...

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El Salvador pólice arrest ex-President Tony Saca

Prosecutors in El Salvador say police have arrested former President Tony Saca for alleged illicit enrichment, unlawful association and money laundering. Saca and two of the other suspects were arrested at the wedding of one of Saca's children. Saca initially declared his wealth at US$3.6 million when he was elected president, but that figure had ballooned to US$13.1 million by 2009.

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GDP: Economy grew 0.5% in quarter following Brexit vote

The service sector, which makes up three quarters of the economy, is the only part of the economy which saw growth over the quarter with output up by 0.8% between July and September. On a yearly basis, GDP advanced 2.3 percent, while economists had expected the rate to remain stable at 2.1 percent. The former prime minister has issued a rallying cry to those who voted to stay in June's referendum, telling them, "we're the insurgents now".

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Iraq is not ready to join OPEC

OPEC Secretary-General Mohammed Barkindo said the 14-nation group is facing its toughest challenge as members debate oil-production cuts needed to balance the market. Before this week, oil prices had surged about 13 per cent in three weeks since OPEC announced on September 27 its first planned output cut in eight years to combat the steep slump in crude prices, which are far below 2014 highs above $100 a barrel.

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Fantastic Beasts cast surprised by JK Rowling's plans for four more films

More magic and new fantastic adventures. Reports say that this might be because of the five year absence of the last " Harry Potter " film. The actors play rivals in new Harry Potter spin-off Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them , and promoted the film together at the fan convention in July (16).

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Iranian-backed militia launch offensive against ISIL west of Mosul

At the beginning of the operation, the government stressed that it would be led by the Iraqi Army and Kurdish Peshmerga forces. Relations between the Hashed and the US-led coalition fighting IS are also tense, but the paramilitaries enjoy widespread support among members of Iraq's Shiite majority.

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Celebrating loved ones at Purdue's Dia de los Muertos event

The fiesta Thursday, Nov. 3 includes paper skeleton making, sugar skull decorating, face painting, Loteria and folk dance demonstrations and lessons and refreshments. Construction begins October 27 with an end date of October 29 to create a microcosm of an ancient past inside their home. Traditionally, families place offerings such as sugar skulls, pan de muerto and other items at altars they create to honor deceased loved ones.

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40 prisoners, Houthi rebels killed in Yemen attack

Three strikes occurring near midnight targeted a prison building in the complex in Hodeida, a Houthi-controlled city on the western coast, the Houthis' official Saba News Agency said Sunday, citing a local government source. "This building is used by Houthi militia and the forces of the deposed president as a command and control center for their military operations", a statement by the coalition said, referring to former president Ali Abdullah Saleh, a Houthi ally.

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Venezuela protests, strike threat raise heat on Maduro

As lawmakers debated how best to get rid of Maduro, the embattled president announced a hike in the minimum wage, the fourth this year. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd). Protesting what she said was a government that has taken an increasingly authoritarian bent, Rangel said she was baffled that the opposition and religious leaders could sit down with the ruling socialists.

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Philippine: Duterte Says All Foreign Troops Out

The Philippines has periodically reassessed its defence relationship with the United States, most notably in the early 1990s when a swell of anti-colonial sentiment led to the U.S. "But these stupid Americans, you know the Americans are really a bully.they are bullies, these pests". For the second time in as many days, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is threatening to cut military ties with the United States.

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Palace: Don't interpret Duterte's 'separation' from US

Potentially at stake is the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement, reached under Duterte's predecessor, allowing the United States to rotate ships, aircraft, and personnel through five Philippines bases, an arrangement seen as crucial to projecting US military power on China's doorstep.

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Clinton chairman turns up heat on FBI

FBI Director James Comey on Friday sent a letter to lawmakers, stating that the bureau "learned of the existence of emails that appear to be pertinent to the investigation" into Clinton's use of a private server during her tenure as state secretary.

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IS abducts thousands of Iraqis

He says that 40 to 45 of the vehicles were hit in the US attack before any civilians were put in them. As Iraqi forces moved through the town and greeted villagers, there was no longer any sign of the sis fighters, alive or dead, El Shayyal reported.

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Some in UN Security Council back Israel against Palestinians: Activist

Lawmakers in the Czech Parliament's lower house have condemned this week's resolution by UNESCO that Israel says denies the deep historic Jewish connection to holy sites in Jerusalem. Undeniably, two temples - the most sacred sites for the Jewish people in both ancient times and today - once resided at the Temple Mount. Indeed, some Israelis allowed themselves the hope that the Palestinians, who fueled the resolution, might finally have overstepped in their attempt to gain advantage over ...

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Pak violates ceasefire along intl border

In the aftermath of cross-border surgical strikes carried out by Indian para commandos targeting terror launch pads in Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK), the Pakistani defence establishment has shown a rattled response. Four Army and three BSF personnel have died in the latest firing along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir. The Army had said that it had inflicted signifiant number of casualties to the terrorists and those who were trying to support them.

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Syrian regime reports rebel gas attack in Aleppo

Syrian state media said rebels shelled government-held western neighborhoods of Aleppo on Saturday morning wounding at least 10 people, including a young girl. At least 15 civilians were reportedly killed by the latest rebel shelling and 100 others wounded. He said opposition forces have seized bastions of Assad's forces in western Aleppo on the first day of the operation, which began on Friday.

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Clinton aide doesn't know how emails ended up on husband's computer

The delay was first reported by the Washington Post . She told ABC's "This Week" of Trump: "He just sees that there's this constant cloud of corruption that follows Hillary Clinton around". At her next stop, Clinton went beyond her usual charge that Donald Trump is divisive and unsafe for his "fear-mongering" to slam him for overstating his level of charitable giving throughout his career.


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