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Md. Dems call on FBI to disclose more info on email investigation

According to The Washington Post , Comey's letter adds that he believes his team should take "appropriate investigative steps created to allow investigators to review these emails". "Either way the results are exceedingly close", he said. On Monday, the White House declined to state an opinion on Comey's action. Hyperbolic statements like the one made by Harry Reid are desperate attempts to provide cover for candidates like Deborah Ross who believe Hillary Clinton is "trustworthy" ...

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Young Calais migrants pray in 'Jungle' church before demolition

It took migrants and volunteers about two months to build the church, which is made mostly of wood, and was completed in July 2015. Hollande said 5,000 migrants were evacuated from the Calais camp this week and transferred to some 450 reception centers around France .

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WikiLeaks reveals campaign vexed by 'Bill Clinton Inc.'

It was her suspicion that her father's cronies were using their Clinton Foundation connections to "hustle business" for themselves that led to an in-house legal review. St. Anselm College
political science professor Chris Galdieri doubted the scandal would derail the Clinton campaign, but cautioned that the lingering baggage could pose problems for a President
Hillary Clinton in the White House.

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Quitting ICC may send wrong message, United Nations chief tells SA, Burundi, Gambia

Bensouda is also said to be going to probe the U.S. forces' attack on Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) facility in Kunduz in 2015 that left 42 people killed including MSF staff members. A researcher at the Institute of Security Studies . Ban Ki-moon said that he understands concerns about the court, including how prosecutions can drag on for years, not all countries recognise the ICC's jurisdiction and that it has only convicted Africans despite crimes in other parts of the world.

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EU's Juncker: No link between EU-Canada trade agreement and Brexit

Trudeau expressed optimism Sunday that the provisional application of CETA - approval by Canadian and European parliaments, but not the 28 European states and regional governments involved - could happen within months. The ICS is a system of protection of investments, which allows corporations to sue governments if their investments are affected bypassing the ECJ and national courts.

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Amber Rose and Val Chmerkovskiy Get Touchy While Celebrating Halloween Together

The 33-year-old television personality and 30-year-old professional dancer, who competed against each other on Dancing with the Stars Season 23, celebrated an early Halloween following dating rumors. She bared major cleavage in a bejeweled purple bra paired with sequined high-waisted green skirt. "They met through Maks and really like each other", a source previously told People Magazine .

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Dejan Lovren Says Philipe Coutinho is the Premier League's Best Player

The Reds opener was scored by the most unlikely of players. "If they make mistakes and stay in the game then, it's a very good test for them, and they stood it again". They are all human beings, we work on it. "I am massively disappointed with the way that the result went and the goals that we conceded, it's a hard one to take", Dann told "I was angry, I was definitely angry", Lovren said.

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Michel Aoun becomes Lebanon's 13th leader

Eighty-six votes were blank and 7 votes void while MP Setrida Geagea received one vote. Hariri says his endorsement of Aoun is necessary to "protect Lebanon , protect the (political) system, protect the state and protect the Lebanese people".

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Federal Bureau of Investigation to begin sifting through Hillary Clinton-related emails as race tightens

We're told that she "seemed surprised" that the emails were on the laptop. The new Clinton emails were found as the FBI was investigating Anthony Weiner, the estranged husband to top Clinton aide Huma Abedin, regarding an alleged inappropriate relationship with a 15-year-old North Carolina girl.

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Dion slams latest UNESCO resolution on Jerusalem

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has approved a motion that endorses the right of the Palestinians to the al-Aqsa Mosque compound and slams Israeli provocations around the holy site. According to Shama-Hacohen, Netanyahu instructed him to work to convince countries likely to abstain to go further and cast a vote against the resolution, arguing that an abstention would be akin to support.

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Closing arguments expected in Rolling Stone defamation trial

Nonetheless, a statement from the magazine released Monday afternoon calls the defamation by implication a "critical element" of Eramo's case. District Judge Glen Conrad ruled that the November 2014 Rolling Stone story "A Rape on Campus" did not defame administrator Nicole Eramo by its overall implications.

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Bill Cosby hearing: Testimony from other accusers, promises from past DAs

Steele, in September filed a motion alleging that Cosby was a serial sexual abuser. Comedian Bill Cosby is unable to defend himself against claims of sexual assault because he is " legally blind " and his memory has significantly declined over the last decade.

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No. 2 Michigan stays unbeaten with 32-23 win at Michigan State

MI won the Paul Bunyan Trophy for the first time since 2012. One of the biggest questions around the Wolverines has been how explosive they are at the skill positions. When Lewerke broke his leg on the following drive, Tyler O'Connor took back his spot and scored again. Rudolph completed 26 of 36 passes for 273 yards.

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Halloween police attacked with fireworks

This dramatic video shows the shocking moment police officers were attacked with lit fireworks by a group of youths. West Midlands Police Chief Inspector Jack Hadley described the bike gathering - known as a Halloween Ride Out - as unsafe and criminal.

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Nigeria Boko Haram: Army 'releases child sus

Residents alerted soldiers who tried to persuade the man to surrender. That insurgency has displaced more than two million people and killed some 15,000 in Nigeria's northeast. "Many of those coerced into sex said they were abandoned if they became pregnant". A 17-year-old girl said she was raped by a policeman who approached her in a camp.

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Iraqi forces poised to enter Mosul as city liberation bid continues

The fighting ahead is likely to be more hard as civilians still live there, unlike most villages taken so far by the Iraqi forces which were emptied of their Christian population. Islamic State said on Monday it carried out a suicide operation against a joint convoy of the army and Shi'ite militias south of Mosul . Islamic State said it killed 35 Shi'ite militia fighters and pro-government Sunni fighters in a suicide attack near Hadditha, in the western Anbar province, a hotbed of the Sunni ...

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United Kingdom economy defies Brexit slowdown fears

Chancellor Philip Hammond said the results showed the British economy's "resilience" to the challenges the United Kingdom faces while it negotiates its exit from the EU. "And recent falls in the pound, while providing a fillip to exporters, will begin to squeeze household real incomes in coming months". The latest data also show the imbalanced nature of growth, with services adding 0.6 percentage point to GDP.

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Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy Re-Elected

Going into the balloting, Mr Rajoy had the support of 170 politicians, 137 of them from his own party. A parliamentary vote saw acting prime minister Mariano Rajoy secure a second term as head of the country's government. Spain had lacked a leader with full authority since December previous year (2015), due to parliament failing to agree on a candidate both then and in June, 2016.

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Zuma Lawyers Ask Court to Halt S. Africa Graft Ombudsman Report

According to the department's statement, the minister "seeks an urgent order interdicting the publication and release of the Public Protector's findings and recommendations, concerning an investigation into complaints regarding any alleged improper and unethical conduct by the President of the Republic of South Africa and/or any other persons related to an alleged improper relationship with the Gupta family ("the report"), pending a review application to set aside the report".

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Michael Heseltine confesses to strangling mother's dog

The RSPCA is not investigating. It is not clear if the animal died then or was put down later because of its continuing aggressive behaviour. The RSPCA have told the Daily Mail that they are "considering their response". Asked about a similar rumour, in which he was said to have killed a dog with his bare hands after it attacked a child, he told Tatler: "Ah, I can tell you what that was".

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Severe weather warning issued with visibility reduced by widespread lingering fog

Both the Met Office and Gloucester police have issued warnings about the fog which is very heavy across the county. Fog will form this evening with the risk of causing transport problems, lasting until mid-morning in the south, says the MetOffice.

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SIMI Encounter: CID to Probe, STF Head Removed in Key Developments

They make us think that was that encounter fake? Intelligence sources highlighted that all the 8cadres were hardcore SIMI terrorist wanted for terror, murder, attempt to murder, illegal possession of Arms and dacoity. "We are going to move the MP High Court for a CBI probe into the entire incident", lawyer Parvez Alam told PTI. "The police team had initially asked the escaped prisoners to surrender, as stated in the report".

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Bhopal encounter: Rijiju defends MP govt, says stop doubting authorities

The men had been facing charges including murder and robbery, Choudhary said. "[They] attempted to attack the police with stones". He later clarified that they had been armed with knives and makeshift pistols. "In retaliation police fired and all eight were dead". According to the National Human Rights Commission there were 206 encounters registered across India in the year to September 2016.

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Obama to hand over social media accounts to new president

For almost an hour, the President handed out White House-labeled Hershey Kisses and first lady Michelle Obama handed out cookies on the South Drive. Hillary Clinton said that On Sunday, almost a billion Hindus, Buddhists, Sikhs, and Jains around the world - including more than two million Americans - will celebrate Diwali, the festival of lights.

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FBI Making Inquiry Into Ex-Trump Campaign Manager's Foreign Ties

They even followed up on a lead hinting that there had been a secret email correspondence between Trump's Organization and Russia's Alfa-bank. In a conference call with reporters on Monday, Clinton's campaign manager Robby Mook insisted that Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey should apply the same standard to the two candidates, Efe news reported .

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Melbourne Cup victor: One punter's $10 bet reaps a $240000 windfall

Jockey Damian Lane said: "She ran super". "All the boys have been trying to win the Melbourne Cup since we had C'est La Guerre run third for us (in 2008)". Williams explained that in 1990 the Melbourne Cup was really struggling. It was a second Cup triumph for local trainer Robert Hickmott, who nursed Almandin back to racing health after 18 months out following a tendon injury after acquiring the seven-year-old gelding in Germany.

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Iceland's prime minister resigns after poor election result

That party's leader, a mild-mannered mathematician named Benedikt Jóhannesson, had said before the vote that he would not let his centrist and technocratic party become the third wheel in another coalition of the two current governing parties, the Independents and the Progressives.

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Man detained for ramming into prosecution office

She has fired some of her top aides to try to contain the fallout as thousands of people have protested in the streets and some lawmakers and the public have called for her resignation or impeachment. Choi's father denied this in a 1990 media interview. Choi was transported to the Seoul Detention Center at 2 a.m. Tuesday following 11 hours of questioning at the Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office.

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Oil down; United States crude below $50 ahead of inventory data

Falah al-Amri, head of state oil marketer SOMO, said that Iraq will not go back below 4.7 million barrels per day, "not for OPEC, not for anybody else". Oil prices had rallied from lows of under $28 per barrel in January to trade above the $50 per barrel mark in June, spurred by a string of worldwide oil production outages in the second quarter that offered temporary respite from the global glut.

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Buhari Meets With Niger Delta Groups

Holding at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa, Abuja , the meeting parades the crème de la crème in the Niger Delta region consisting of 9 States namely Ondo, Delta, Bayelsa, Rivers, Edo, Cross Rivers, Imo, Akwa Ibom and Abia. He had on Thursday announced that the leaders from Niger Delta would meet with the President this week Tuesday to discuss issues affecting the region.

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Obama caught in middle of scandal over Clinton emails

Obama, who will stump for Clinton at UNC-Chapel Hill Wednesday and Fayetteville Friday, was in Greensboro two weeks ago. Democratic strategists have anxious that these millennials may not bother to vote for her. Snapchat, whose political show had its debut in January, says that it has more than 60 million daily active users in the United States and that, on any given day, it reaches 41 per cent of 18-34-year-olds.

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Paul, Griffin, Jordan lead Clippers past winless Suns 116-98

Everyone at sold-out Staples Center noticed the physical play. Jordan sprained his thumb during Sunday's game against the Jazz, but an X-Ray ultimately came back negative, clearing him of any significant damage. The Clippers grabbed a 42-35 lead at the break. Griffin scored 15 points in the first half, when Los Angeles built a 13-point lead. The spreaad is set high at 10 1/2, and that may warrant a look here.

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Iraq forces enter Mosul city limits, advance

By Monday night, however, the forces hadn't breached the city proper, though a commander said on state television that troops were within a few hundred yards of the city limits and neighborhoods in the city were easily in the range of weapons.

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Clinton holds five-point lead over Trump as FBI reviews new emails

On Friday Mr Comey announced the discovery of new emails that might be relevant to its investigation into Mrs Clinton's use of private server. "I'll neither defend nor criticize what Director Comey has made a decision to communicate", White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said .

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United States defense chief vows 'overwhelming' response once DPRK launches nuclear weapon successfully

A US aerospace expert, John Schilling , said this week in a report on the 38 North project that despite the failures, the pace of testing could enable the North to put the Musudan missile into operational service sometime next year. The U.S. hopes that tighter sanctions can force impoverished North Korea to return to long-stalled negotiations on providing aid in exchange for denuclearization, but there appears to be little prospect of their resumption because of Pyongyang's determination ...


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