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Calais Jungle: Fires rage through camp as migrants torch shelters

Tents and shelters were set ablaze as people continued to queue for official registration to be resettled at the accommodation centres where many refugees hope to be able to claim asylum. A team of about 15 workers tore down tents and makeshift shelters at the camp after riot police had cordoned off the demolition area and aid workers and government officials checked that the dwellings were empty.

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Alleged killer eyed in 4 other murders

A small number of law enforcement officers were present about 7:30 a.m. Sunday as the search continued to find information and other possible graves located on Kohlhepp's property. In 1986, Kohlhepp was 15 when he was sent to prison in Arizona on kidnapping charges after holding a handgun to the head of a 14-year-old girl. Authorities said Brown and Kohlhepp knew each other and that a social media post indicated she was to meet him at the farm on the day she and Carver disappeared.

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Khizr Khan revs up rally before introducing Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire

He had also campaigned for Clinton in his home state in Virginia and made a passionate plea in a one-minute campaign ad for Clinton, fighting back tears and asking in a heavy voice if his deceased son have a place in Trump's America. "Our core values are being tested in this election", Clinton said. "This election is a moment of reckoning. I am confident and I am optimistic about the future we can make together", Clinton said.

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Diver rescue like finding a 'needle in a haystack'

A sea and air search was launched with his boat found during the evening, but no sign of the missing man. " Our crew will tell you trying to find a human in the ocean is similar to finding a needle in a haystack ". He told the Australian Associated Press: "It's like looking for a needle in a haystack". "A paramedic in the helicopter just looked at the right angle and saw him", Mr Griffiths said.

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Doubt over Dreamworld's plan to reopen days after tragic ride deaths

Dreamworld said the audit was conducted by an external engineering firm, and details would be provided to the coroner and workplace safety investigators. "This could have been my family and I completely am sympathetic to what they must be going through", she said. Luke Dorsett's partner, Roozi Araghi, 38 , of Canberra, was also killed, Araghi's employer, the Australian Bureau of Statistics, said in a statement.

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Family of missing woman fears possible abduction while on jog

She then picks up her two children from daycare in the afternoon and then spends the rest of the day gardening with them or doing other projects. He could not reach Sherri on her cell phone and tried using the Find My iPhone app to track down his wife and children.

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UN health agency deploys teams for Mosul exodus

New satellite images show that Islamic State militants in Mosul have set up daunting defenses created to bog down advancing forces. Snipers dueled from rooftops in residential areas, where most buildings are just two stories high. Civilians moved into the area soon thereafter. The so-called Islamic State were accused of using banned chemical weapons as they battle forces attempting to oust them from city of Mosul .

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Channel moves SC against govt order — NDTV India ban

According to a statement filed with the Bombay Stock Exchange, NDTV has submitted a writ petition with the Supreme Court, challenging "the validity of the order and the provisions of law pursuant to which the said order has purportedly been passed".

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Explosion in Alabama Gas Pipeline Kills One Worker, Injures Five

The governor announced that Colonial Pipeline confirmed that one line carrying diesel, jet fuel and other fuel was reopened and running at a reduced capacity. The Colonial Pipeline is the larger of the two pipelines that bring gasoline, diesel and jet fuel to Atlanta from Gulf Coast refineries. Line 1, which transports petrol, has been described by Schneider Electric's Brian Milne as an over-subscribed, and heavily used pipeline, with a flow rate of 1.37 million barrels per day.

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United States election: Clinton leads Trump in Sunday polls

Clinton held a wide lead in New Hampshire for most of the race, but Trump has pulled ahead according to RealClearPolitics , and now holds a 1-point average lead in the state that hasn't gone to a Republican in 16 years. "We saw just eye-popping turnout in Florida over the last two days, particularly in our strongholds of southern Florida , North Carolina and elsewhere, so we're very encouraged, very positive", Mook said.

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Jeff Gordon optimistic ahead of 'last' NASCAR race

Johnson's victory means his pursuit of a seventh NASCAR championship - which would tie Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt Jr. - continues. "I've been trying to ignore this conversation about seven, and now I can't", said Johnson, who doesn't particularly want to start thinking about the stakes just yet.

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UK Brexit minister to explain govt plans on leaving the EU

Some of those who campaigned for Brexit argue that Thursday's ruling is an establishment setup, a way to ignore the democratic will of the British people who decisively voted to leave the bloc. As a result, businesses are likely to sit on their hands until the High Court drama plays out (not to mention the wider Brexit issue and the U.S. elections).

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Syria monitor: 74 killed in eight days of Aleppo rebel offensive

After several days of quiet, opposition fighters launched what they described as the "second phase" of that operation on Thursday, sparking heavy clashes with government forces on several fronts on the western outskirts of the city. On having referred to the statements of the United States spokesman, John Kirby , the spokesman of the Russian Department of Defense, Igor Konashenkov , pointed out that it demonstrates once again the differences on 'how we see the usefulness of these breaks'.

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Michel Aoun elected president of Lebanon, ending 29-month vacuum

The Lebanese presidential election went to a second round on Monday when former army chief Michel Aoun failed to secure the necessary two-thirds majority support in parliament to win it in the first round. When the conflict ended with the 1989 Taif Accords, Aoun felt that Syria had been granted too much power over Lebanon's affairs. He was then forced out of the presidential palace and into exile in France in 1990.

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Clinton looks to shift focus to unity in race's final hours

The margin of error is 2.9 percentage points. Trump is predicting a ballot upset on a par with Britain's shock vote this year to quit the European Union, or what on Sunday he called: "Brexit plus, plus, plus". voters do not trust her. Hillary Clinton aimed to hit high notes Sunday in the final moments of her campaign, hoping an uplifting message would wash away voters' disgust with the grueling presidential contest.

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Democrats Look To Make Gains In State Legislatures

Existing intimidation laws remain in effect, it's merely new laws instituted by a federal judge this year that will not impact voters in the state . U.S. It also blocks the groups from "engaging in any unauthorized "poll watching" activities inside of polling places, within one hundred feet of polling places...

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Proteas win first Test against Australia

JP Duminy capped a fine match for himself, in which he scored a century in South Africa's second innings, by claiming the wicket of Khawaja, lbw for 97, with his off-spin. "He didn't get the rewards he would have liked but he was incredible for us", said the captain. But Australia will take some heart from the 2008 Test between the two sides, when South Africa chased down 414 on the final day easily.

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Ohio Democrats seek US Supreme Court intervention

The decision reversed a lower court judge who had granted Democrats' request to issue an order barring the Donald Trump campaign, Roger Stone Jr., and his Stop the Steal group "from conspiring to intimidate, threaten, harass, or coerce voters on Election Day".

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UPI/CVoter poll: Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by 3.3 points

RealClearPolitics .com's Electoral College projections list a whopping 14 states as toss-ups, including the critical states of Florida, Ohio and MI - places both candidates have stumped heavily in during the last days of the race. Hillary Clinton is guilty. Comey's move capped a stunning chapter in the bitter, deeply divisive contest. Hillary Clinton is the only candidate who will bring all Americans together and uplift them, outgoing US President Barack Obama has said as he ...

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New Delhi is the most polluted city on Earth right now

A bench of Chief Justice T.S. Thakur, Justice D.Y. Chandrachud and Justice L. Nageswara Rao agreed to hear the matter on Tuesday after Sunita Narain of the Centre for Science and Environment told the court that there was no effective implementation of the directions issued by the apex court a year ago.

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WikiLeaks releases more DNC emails near eve of election

She asked them to send some "topical/interesting ones". Even though it's common knowledge that the liberal media are going all-out to prevent Trump from winning the election, the collusion between CNN and the DNC goes beyond the pale, and shows that their reporting on the presidential campaign can't be trusted.

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Modi says science and technology important in UK-India ties

She also wants to secure official-level talk agreements that will pave the way for a bilateral trade arrangement once the United Kingdom has left the EU. On her first bilateral trip outside Europe since taking office in July in the aftermath of Britain voting to exit the European Union, Ms. Nine out of 10 visa applications are already accepted.

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Saakashvili steps down as head of corruption-plagued Odessa

He reformed the Georgian police force, ending its long history of bribe-taking. His efforts in Odessa , which is Ukraine's main Black Sea port, met less success. Avakov in turn mocked Saakashvili's stutter and threw a glass of water at him. Vowing to continue to fight corruption which he said went to the very top of Ukraine's establishment, he told journalists: "I have made a decision to tender my resignation and start a new stage of the fight".

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Iraqi authorities release detained Japanese journalist

A Foreign Ministry source said Monday that a Japanese government official met with the 47-year-old journalist in Iraq last week but did not offer any details of his release at the time. Tsuneoka's work on covering the offensive and contacts with IS members led to his arrest. "On 19 October 2016 a Japanese national, Mr. Kosuke Tsuneoka, also known by the nom de guerre Shamil K.

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NDTV India moves SC against govt ban order

The channel confirmed its decision in a report on Monday. After NDTV India, the government has now ordered one-day ban on Assam-based news channel, 'News Time Assam.' The decision came following the recommendations of a high-level panel that believed the channel had violated programming guidelines on several occasions.

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Minister Jayant Sinha Swaps Seats, Grateful Passenger Says 'Acche Din'

However, on boarding the flight at Bengaluru, the girl and her mother (who has difficulty in walking) occupied the unoccupied XL seats. Sinha insisted that the mother-daughter duo remain seated on his seats. Shreya took to twitter to express her gratitude by posting a selfie of hers with the minister. My mother is ill and can't walk so they gave us the seats near door cz it was vacant.

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Turkey criticizes Kurdish push to free Raqqa

US-backed forces are also now battling for control of Mosul, the largest city under Isis control and its last stronghold in neighbouring Iraq . The two cities are the last major urban centres under ISIS control after the jihadists suffered a string of territorial losses in Iraq and Syria over the past year.

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In White House math, certain places offer clues on outcome

Thirty-one percent of those who said they might not, probably or definitely won't vote said the main reason they weren't casting their ballots was because they didn't like the candidates. Clinton has seen a boost in the polls since the Federal Bureau of Investigation announced that nothing suspicious was found in her private email server.

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Parliament must accept Brexit vote was legitimate: UK PM Theresa May

Theresa May has insisted the Government has a "strong" case to persuade Supreme Court judges to overturn the legal ruling forcing her to gain approval from Parliament to launch European Union withdrawal talks. Mr Corbyn had earlier dodged calls over whether he would be happy if there was a snap election, but he told the Sunday Mirror the party was "ready for it".

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Third runway at Heathrow gets green light in 'truly momentous' move

A mitigation plan for the community around Heathrow has been set out by the government, with a value of up to £2.6 billion. But the government said the wider good was at stake. It is estimated that the cost of expanding Heathrow will be between £14.6billion and £18.6billion. A furious public relations battle has raged, with placards all over London's subway system, for example, extolling the virtues of Heathrow or Gatwick.

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Trump and Clinton Sprint to Election Day Finish Line

In an appearance on ABC's "This Week", the FiveThirtyEight chief claimed Clinton is a "2-to-1 favorite", but noted that recent polls show Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump with a slight edge in electoral college-heavy states like Florida , Ohio, and North Carolina .

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Israeli PM: Either candidate will maintain US peace policy

Israel on Monday reiterated its firm opposition to a French plan to hold an worldwide conference before the end of the year to restart long-stalled peace efforts with the Palestinians. Vimont is hopeful of cooperation outside of the conference. "The Arab Quartet-Egypt, Jordan, Saud Arabia and the UAE-has tried to lead such a process in recent months, and it was the basis of my talks with Netanyahu on unity", he said.

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Pakistan recalls officials in further diplomatic spat

As India moved to withdraw these officials, Pakistan had earlier withdrawn the four officials reportedly named by Akhtar in connection to the spy ring charge, with Akhtar having later said that he was coerced into giving names. All five according to the Pakistan television channel are alleged to be part of a spy network aimed at "destabilizing" Pakistan. Pakistani sources were quoted by PTI as saying in New Delhi: "The decision (to recall the six diplomats) was taken after it became ...

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Adobe Systems Inc. (ADBE) Rating Reiterated by Wunderlich

Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Adobe Systems Incorporated . Robert W. Baird raised shares of Adobe Systems from a "neutral" rating to an "outperform" rating and set a $85.00 target price on the stock in a report on Thursday, August 25th.

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Met Office issue snow warning for Aberdeenshire

The yellow warning (advising awareness) is in place from noon on Tuesday, November 8 until 9am on Wednesday, November 9, and predicts snow during the afternoon and evening, with temperatures dropping to 0°C. Drivers are being asked to plan ahead and there is a low risk that some villages on higher ground could be affected by road closures. Motorists are being warned of hard driving conditions in some areas from 12noon on Tuesday (8 November).


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