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EU, Canada Sign Long-delayed Trade Deal

But protests against the long-delayed Comprehensive and Economic Trade Agreement have also continued. EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said TTIP talks are not dead, contrary to what some politicians in Germany and France have said, but would need to wait for the next United States president - who will take office in January - to resume.

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Festival of light brings campus community together

People also buy gifts for family members and friends which typically include candies, dry fruits, and seasonal specialties depending on regional harvest and customs. The festival of lights, a celebration of good over evil, takes place this weekend as millions of Hindus across the globe celebrate one of the most auspicious times of the year, Diwali .

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Justice Department advised Federal Bureau of Investigation against Clinton email letter

The timing of the revelation of a possibly meaningless probe into the sexual misconduct of a longtime Clinton aide's husband is so suspect that even senior Republicans have lashed out at it. I didn't have a particular form of organizing them. The official was not authorized to speak publicly about the matter and discussed it on condition of anonymity.

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Iceland's prime minister resigns after disappointing election result

Iceland's anti-establishment Pirate Party has failed to make the gains predicted by opinion polls in the country's general election. Its former coalition partner, the right-wing liberal Progressive Party took a severe hit, losing 11 seats to end up with just eight, on 11.5 per cent of the vote, a drop of nearly 13 percentage points.

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Pakistan court bars opposition from holding street rally

Khan has vowed to lock down Islamabad on November 2 to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. "He has to answer. He can't hide behind "democracy in danger". "They messed it up", said Khan. Since the weekend, police have detained hundreds of Khan's party activists and clashed with his supporters attempting to get into Islamabad .

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Can you guess these favorite Halloween treats?

Your best bet is to trick-or-treat during daylight hours. Walk on sidewalks and not in middle of the street. On Halloween, many children will be going door to door asking for tasty treats. They should avoid passing other vehicles since they may be slowing down for trick-or-treaters and should look out for children darting out between vehicles.

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Revived FBI Clinton-email probe not swaying most voters

Comey wrote in his letter to Congress , "we don't know the significance of this newly discovered collection of emails" and federal law enforcement officials have said in recent days that investigators on the Clinton email team still had yet to thoroughly review them.

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US Supreme Court will tackle transgender 'bathroom bill' issue

In its own statement, Gloucester's School Board said "We are grateful that the Supreme Court has granted the School Board's petition in this hard case". Southern or conservatives states have refused to do this, and Gavin's state of Virginia is one of them. And they said the Obama administration officials did not have the authority to change the law without the approval of Congress.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation obtains warrant to review emails possibly linked to Clinton case

What is the Huma Abedin/Anthony Weiner connection? The Wall Street Journal reports as many as 650,000 emails on Weiner's laptop may be scoured by federal agents , many of which may have been sent to or from Clinton's private server. In his letter to Congress , he said it was better than waiting until after the election and hoping in the meantime that the news would not leak. Two of the three above-the-fold articles on the front page of the Sunday New York Times also dealt with the ...

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Texas hands No. 8 Baylor first loss with late field goal

Some Longhorns said they block out the criticism of Strong and the team. 10 Notre Dame, 50-47, in the season opener. "It's obvious this is a game we could have won", said Baylor coach Jim Grobe. But Tyrone Swoopes' two-point conversion attempt to tie it up got stuffed, and the Bears should have held on from there. The Bears had a more than six-minute advantage in time of possession.

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Donald Trump thanks Anthony Weiner

Top Senate Democrats sent a letter to Comey and Attorney General Loretta Lynch Saturday requesting more information on the FBI's review of emails that were found through a separate investigation of former Rep. Justice Department officials are instructed not to discuss ongoing investigations and to "exercise heightened restraint near the time of a primary or general election", to avoid the appearance of prosecutorial influence in the electoral process, according to the letter.

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Gravis Florida Poll: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in Statistical Tie

In the first four days of the poll, October 23-27th, Clinton had a 50%-38% lead. The ABC News/Washington Post poll surveyed 1,148 likely voters. Eight-one percent of Republican likely voters have a favorable view of Pence, while 68 percent say the same of Trump.

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Confusion over refuelling requests for Russian warships

The US military claims that this threatening move is meant to act as a "deterrent" to the Russian military, but this is obvious a move that will escalate tensions and push towards a possible third world war. Yet, Carter made clear that the brigade will take part in military exercises in not only the Baltics but also end units from the force to Bulgaria and Romania.

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Coast Guard suspends search for Chinese sailor

The search was suspended after a U.S. Navy crew from the USS Makin Island went aboard Guo's 97-foot trimaran about 620 miles northwest of Oahu and found only his life jacket. They said they did not find the missing sailor and expressed deep condolences to Guo's family, friends and sailing team. Despite his relatively late start, Guo became a national hero when he became the first Chinese sailor to circumnavigate the globe singlehanded in 2013, claiming a new world record in his class.

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Early voting record set for first day

I didn't want to stand in a two to three hour line", said Sylvia, an early voter. We hope all this loose talk does not in any way suppress the vote. You, if eligible, can also vote by mail. But the outlook is promising. The Democratic plan has always been to build up such a huge early voting advantage in North Carolina and Florida that the states will be won before November 8.

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Washington, Bengals battle to 27-27 tie in London

Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman had a rough game against Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green on Sunday in London , but it didn't all show up in the box score. The largest lead that the Bengals would have in this game. Eifert's blocking was instrumental on Cincinnati's final touchdown. Washington missed the 1997 playoffs by a half game with an 8-7-1 record so ties hurt more than help.

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Strictly's Halloween night smashes X Factor with 10.6 million viewers

Full of pelvic thrusts and crotch-grabbing, the dance wooed the judges with Bruno Tonioli deeming it "toxic, addictive and horribly fabulous". The singer was left in the bottom two with Daisy Lowe and Aljaž Škorjanec after the pairs received the lowest votes combined with judges' scores.

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Mullens sets new record, Southern Miss beats Marshall 24-14

Marshall tacked on a 44-yard touchdown pass from Chase Litton to Michael Clark with 2:26 left, but the outcome wasn't in doubt by that point of the game. It was Shaunfield's 12th field goal of the season, and his sixth from 40 yards or longer. Marshall responded with an nine-play, 89-yard drive that culminated with running back Keion Davis scoring on a short touchdown run, and the Thundering Herd ended the half trailing just 10-7.

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Flemington students get a lesson on Halloween Safety

Make sure your child has a flashlight, glow stick, or reflective tape on their costumes to make sure they are visible to others.  -Parents should make sure that their children's costumes do not obscure vision, make it hard to walk, or present other safety hazards.

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Christie Offer of VP Job Rescinded Due to Bridge-Gate

While Trump was considering Christie, Manafort was working to bring Pence on to the ticket by arranging meetings between the candidate and the IN governor. Christie pretty much made it his job to praise Trump as he stood by silently while Trump insulted him to his face. Christie denied ever having knowledge of the plan to shut down the traffic lanes.

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Isis kills 30 civilians, including children, in Afghanistan

No any group yet took any responsibility of the attack, official said. "In return to attack Daesh fighters kidnap around 30 shepherds, villegers". Ghor is far from Afghanistan's main locus of Islamic State activity, in parts of Nangarhar Province.

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Buckeyes fall in AP, Coaches polls after stunning loss vs. PSU

Last season one loss turned out to be enough to eliminate Ohio State from the College Football Playoff . The Seminoles have a chance to get back into the Top 10 when they face ACC rival Clemson on Saturday, and Wisconsin also has that opportunity with a Big Ten clash versus Nebraska .

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Lawyer says conspiracy charge can baffle jury

The U.S attorney in OR defended the decision to bring charges against the seven people. In a statement, she said she was "profoundly disappointed" in the jury's decision. Cox has written a book about the incident and gained notoriety after she captured the events surrounding the shooting death of Arizona Strip rancher LaVoy Finicum as federal officers moved to arrest individuals connected to the Malheur incident.

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Kansas City Chiefs vs Indianapolis Colts: prediction, preview, pick to win

But in a fitting bit of symmetry, the Chiefs - who finally prevailed on a field that is basically the football equivalent of an old, ancient burial ground - got a break, as the touchdown was nullified due to a holding call. Colts punter Pat McAfee boomed one 58 yards that Hill hauled in at the 22. Cincinnati, the official "home" team for Sunday's London game, emerged from a specially constructed tunnel featuring city landmarks —Big Ben, Parliament, the Eye ferris wheel and Tower Bridge — ...

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South Korea: Protestors demand President Park resignation

Park has been facing calls to reshuffle her office after she admitted on Tuesday that she provided longtime friend Choi Soon-sil drafts of her speeches for editing. The woman, who holds no governmental post, is suspected of interfering with state affairs via her decades-long friendship with the president. South Korean left-leaning civic groups are now pushing for the president to step down before her five-year term ends in 2017.

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US Reportedly Weighs Deploying B-52s, F-22s to South Korea

The US secretary of state John Kerry said , "if North Korea uses any nuclear weapon to attack the US soil or its allies, then the nation will be met with an effective and overwhelming response". The vast majority of North Korea's Musudan mid-range missile launches have resulted in failure, South Korean and US military agencies have announced.

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UNESCO passes anti-Israel resolution despite Tel Aviv brickbats

Palestinian Ambassador to UNESCO Elias Sanbar (L) and Jordanian envoy Makram Mustafa Queisi address the media after an anti-Israel resolution was passed by secret ballot at the agency's headquarters in Paris, France, October 26, 2016. Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said late Tuesday night that UNESCO's second vote on the matter within a few days showed the organization remains a "theater of the absurd".

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North Korea Actively Building Nuclear Weapons

State Department spokesman John Kirby said he had not seen Clapper's comments, but said he did not believe denuclearisation was a lost cause . Asked whether the administration's shared Clapper's assessment that getting Pyongyang to denuclearize is a lost cause , Kirby said, "that is not our position".

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Federal Bureau of Investigation agents knew for weeks about emails' existence

Podesta said Comey should have done more investigating before announcing the review. "I agreed that the FBI should take appropriate investigative steps created to allow investigators to review these emails to determine whether they contain classified information, as well as to assess their importance to our investigation".

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Putin denies 2016 meddling: USA is no 'banana republic'

A USA official told NBC the leak confirmed previous American claims that Putin's government was behind the separatists all along. No, its a great power. He also dismissed reports that US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is Kremlin's favourite, calling this "complete nonsense". Donald Trump (L) has questioned why Hillary Clinton is being so tough on Vladimir Putin .

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No Exchange of candies at India-Pakistan Border on Diwali

Four Army and three BSF personnel have been killed in the latest escalation along the boundary with Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir. However, the claim was firmly rejected by the Pakistan army. In the past two-three years, border guards have skipped the exchange of candies on a few occasions. Over 60 ceasefire violations have taken place since surgical strikes by Indian Army on terror launch pads in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.

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Mulayam seeks to play down the rift in Samajwadi Party

The differences between Akhilesh and Shivpal remain unresolved. Declaring his loyalty towards his father, an emotional Akhilesh said that he would have resigned if " Netaji " would have asked him to do so. "Drunkards and goons have been added to the party". Citing the struggles of Narendra Modi, Mulayam said that he had become the prime minister due to his struggle and dedication.

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Moldovans elect president for 1st time in 20 years

The pro-Moscow Socialist candidate, Igor Dodon, has been ahead in opinion polls and has pledged to push for new parliamentary elections if he wins. Maia Sandu, an ex-World Bank economist and a pro-European figure who has vowed to be tough with endemic corruption, was in second place with 33.82 percent of the vote.

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Forces moving 'faster than expected' on Mosul: Iraq PM

Despite gains, amid fierce resistance from the jihadists, the operation still has a long way to go. Obama fiercely opposes the mass Sunni expulsion, seeing it as an attempt by the Shiite Iraqi prime minister to cleanse Iraq's second city of its Sunni inhabitants and using the Mosul offensive against ISIS as a pretext for such action.

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SIMI terrorists break out of Bhopal jail, kill cop

The terrorists even killed a security guard. According to sources, Rs 5 lakh per activist would be awarded for giving any information on the escaped SIMI members. Madhya Pradesh Police is on high alert. In 2013, seven terror accused from SIMI cut the iron bars of a Khandwa jail's bathroom window and escaped. While in hiding, the SIMI men were allegedly involved in terror activities in several states including Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, ...


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