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China's Ruling Bars Rebel Hong Kong Lawmakers To Take Office

Hong Kong has a separate economic and political system - including, normally, its own courts, which were bypassed in this instance. Major street demonstrations two years ago failed to win greater democracy but spawned an independence movement.

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Surrey banker found guilty of murder in Hong Kong

During the trial, jurors watched horrific footage of Jutting torturing Ningsih in his flat, where he kept her captive for three days before slashing her throat in his bathroom and stuffing her body into a suitcase which he stored on his balcony.

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North Korean denuclearisation is 'a lost cause': USA intelligence chief

Information from Japan's network of satellites and other intelligence-gathering systems would be critical in monitoring and preparing against North Korea's fast developing nuclear weapons and missile programs, the official from Seoul's Defense Ministry said .

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Congressional Candidate Shot With Rubber Bullet While Interviewing Dakota Pipeline Protesters

These students of Native American heritage stood up and spoke out at UMass Friday against a controversial pipeline project in North Dakota. Protesters, many affiliated with the tribe or supporters of its cause, had built a wooden bridge Wednesday morning across Cantapeta Creek , according to the Morton County Sheriff's Department.

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Court win for Trump late in election

That has stirred fears of minority voters being confronted and challenged by self-appointed poll watchers. A 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals three-judge panel said Ohio Democrats didn't show "a likelihood of success" on their case's merits.

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Clinton leads Trump 47-43 in latest tracking poll

In Florida , for instance, six million people have already voted. Despite Trump's hesitance to say he will accept the election's outcome, almost eight in 10 likely voters say they are prepared to accept the result regardless of who wins, including about seven in 10 Trump supporters and about nine in 10 Clinton backers.

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Clinton leads in new polls of New Hampshire, Pennsylvania

She started her Sunday with a visit to an African-American church in Philadelphia, where she spoke of her candidacy in nearly spiritual terms, as she tried to motivate black voters in the crucial swing state to support her. Though it has occasionally shown Ms Clinton in the lead - just before her pneumonia was revealed, and just after Mr Trump's lewd remarks and the second debate - it has nearly always shown Mr Trump ahead.

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U.S. election 2016: Immigration may decide the victor

MA senator Elizabeth Warren, the darling of the left that swung so heavily for Clinton's primary challenger Bernie Sanders, tells the story about how in 1998, as a then law professor at Harvard, she visited Clinton at the White House to lobby about a bankruptcy Bill before Congress.

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Hillary Clinton in 'strong position' on eve of U.S. election

While she didn't agree with everything they said, "I never doubted that they were fit to serve as our president and commander in chief", Clinton said. were all in Michigan Monday to make their final pitch for voter turnout in the state. Clinton closed her campaign alongside the last two Democrats to occupy the Oval Office, Obama and her husband, former President Bill Clinton , as well as first lady Michelle Obama.

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Imran reasons withdrawal of Islamabad lockdown

Instead he chose to hold a "celebratory" rally on the edge of the capital, where he accused Sharif and his younger brother Shahbaz, the chief minister of Punjab province, of being responsible for the clashes between police and supporters of his Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party.

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Six key battles for the five-match Test series

And yet in two of England's most famous away wins in recent memory, in Australia in 2010-11 and in India in 2012, Broad's contribution to both were negligible due to injury, and he wants to put that right. He wants to continue doing so, alongside England's all-time leading wicket-taker James Anderson whenever possible - each having a confirmed eye on longevity.

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Protesters And Police Clash In Hong Kong Over Crackdown

Pro-independence lawmakers Baggio Leung and Yau Wai-ching who have been blocked from taking up their seats in the legislature after being elected in citywide polls in September have led protests both inside and outside parliament in fury at being frozen out.

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About 40000 people at Clinton-Obama rally: campaign

Obama talked about college debt skyrocketing for students, and said Clinton has a thorough plan to reduce college debt and lower interest rates. But the email comes too late for the almost 42 million Americans who already cast a ballot for president.

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Ipsos States of the Nation - Clinton has 90 percent chance of winning

Young pop stars Miley Cyrus and Katy Perry and hip-hop heavyweights Beyonce and Jay Z have performed at Clinton campaign events, while classic rockers Jon Bon Jovi and Bruce Springsteen are set to play at her Philadelphia appearance. Without Florida and Nevada , Trump's path would be exceedingly narrow. Throughout her time in the job, she said that about half of her emails were to do with work.

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When Speaking To Donors, Bill Clinton Sounds A Lot Like Donald Trump

Analysts described the gains as a relief rally in the final session before the United States vote Tuesday, on the presumption the FBI's announcement Sunday boosted the odds for Democrat Clinton, a clear favorite of investors over Republican Donald Trump.

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Dreamworld theme park 'will do everything' to support victims' families

Dreamworld have announced that the park is set to reopen on Friday, after the park was closed yesterday when four people tragically died in an accident on one of the park's rides. "I have two granddaughters - an 8-month-old and a 12-year-old - and it truly breaks my heart to know that my 8-month-old is never going to get to know her mom", she said.

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Supreme Court denies Dems' emergency request in Ohio

In North Carolina, U.S. District Judge Catherine Eagles said she saw insufficient evidence the state's Republicans and Trump want supporters to intimidate minorities on Tuesday. Among the most competitive U.S. House contests is the 1st Congressional District in northern MI, where Democrats think they can take back the seat that is open due to Rep.

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In unprecedented act, China bars 2 Hong Kong lawmakers

She urged the government to "limit the damage" and refrain from prosecuting the two lawmakers. Leading members of China's parliament said on Saturday the two Hong Kong lawmakers-elect had damaged the territory's rule of law and posed a grave threat to China's sovereignty and security.

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Trump Over Clinton in User Poll

US President Barack Obama delivered a fine speech while endorsing Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton for the US polls this year. If he wins Florida , Trump still must win both OH and MI or hope for an upset in Pennsylvania.

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Florida Lawyer Says Reno's Strength, Humility, Grace in Public Life Worth Remembering

Reno stayed in the job for about 15 years until Clinton tapped her to become the 78th USA attorney general. In 1993, she was sworn in as attorney general during Clinton's term and served until 2001. She said from the beginning that the diagnosis, which she announced during a weekly news conference, would not impair her job performance. Parkinson's disease caused trembling in her arms.

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Keitany wins third NY marathon

Ghebreslassie finished his debut in NY with an unofficial time of 2 hours, 7 minutes, 51 seconds. This was Huddle's debut in the NYC Marathon. Keitany was two seconds ahead through the 14th mile, then was 20 seconds in front through the 15-mile mark as the race crossed into Manhattan.

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Kaine: Some in FBI 'actively working' to help Trump

Sen. Tim KaineTim KaineSunday show preview: Trump, Clinton camps make final pitches Kaine: FBI "a leaky sieve" Kaine: Dems can face off against Trump or "KGB" MORE (D-Va.) said Saturday that the FBI has become "a leaky sieve", accusing FBI employees of "actively working to help" Donald TrumpDonald TrumpTrump: Clinton "wasting her time" in Michigan Trump intro speaker alleges "murder" attempt Sunday show preview: Trump, Clinton camps make final pitches MORE's campaign.

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Pro-Kurdish party boycotts Turkish parliament after leaders arrested

A news outlet linked to the Islamic State (IS) said its fighters staged a bombing that killed 11 people in southeastern Turkey , according to USA -based monitors, after Ankara blamed Kurdish militants for the attack. Islamic State jihadists later claimed responsibility for the attack, according to the militant group's Amaq news agency. Selahattin Demirtas and Figen Yuksekdag, the HDP's co-leaders, were jailed pending trial as part of a terrorism investigation on Friday.

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EU, Canada Sign Free-Trade Deal

Capturing more value from agri-food exportsEliminating barriers to trade through the CETA will allow Canada to capture more value from agri-food exports to the EU. president to resume. The CETA removes 99 percent of customs duties between the two sides, linking the single European Union market with the world's 10th largest economy.

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Iraqi Kurdish forces advance as mass grave found near Mosul

Seven militants wearing explosive belts attempted to hit the advancing Kurdish forces but were killed, Sinjari added. Kurdish forces launched mortar rounds and fired heavy artillery into the town on Sunday in advance of the offensive. The troops are suffering casualties as the militants have bogged them down with suicide vehicle bombs, booby traps and close-quarters fighting along narrow streets.

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'Resilient' economy defies forecasts of post-Brexit slump

Marc Ostwald, a strategist at ADM Investor Services, said the GDP data killed the chance of a rate cut on 3 November and could also prompt the Bank's most stimulus-sceptical policymaker Kristin Forbes to call for an end to its bond-buying. That was slower than the 0.7% rate in the previous quarter, but stronger than analysts' estimates of about 0.3%. Blair interjected for the first time on Brexit since the referendum saying he accepted the verdict of the vote but recommended giving the "16 ...

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Delhi air pollution: Health tips for people with asthma, lung disease!

On Sunday alone, readings of respirable air pollutants, PM 2.5 and PM 10 , alarmingly exceeded nearly 10 times the maximum safe level. Schools in the Indian capital will be closed for the next three days, the Delhi state government said yesterday, as the city struggles with one of the worst spells of air pollution in recent years.

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Clinton, Trump in final sprint to finish line

The former secretary of state was leading Trump by about 45 per cent to 42 per cent in the popular vote, and was on track to win 303 votes in the Electoral College to Trump's 235, clearing the 270 needed for victory, the survey found. He's hoping to win enough blue-collar Democrats in Pennsylvania or MI to win at least one of those states. Already, Trump appears poised to win Iowa, and has polled ahead of Clinton in Ohio.

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Mosul Today: Iraqi Kurdish Forces Advance, Mass Grave Found

Iraqi army soldiers fire an artillery round at ISIS positions in Bartilla, about 15 km east of Mosul. The offensive to seize Mosul, the Islamic State group's last major stronghold in Iraq, has displaced fewer people than expected so far, USA government officials said Monday.

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Nevada GOP chair: Polling locations open late so 'certain group' can vote

A Washington Post/Univision poll published last week gave the Democratic candidate a 67% to 19% lead over Republican Donald Trump among Hispanics. These voters tend to be more Republican. At a polling location in a Clark County shopping center, the last early ballot was cast at 10:10 p.m., which is over three hours after polls were scheduled to close (7:00 p.m.), CBS Las Vegas reported .

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Tens of thousands call on South Korea's president to quit

Earlier in the week, prosecutors arrested Choi Soon-sil, the daughter of late cult leader Choi Tae-min and a longtime friend of Park, and detained two former presidential aides over allegations that they pressured businesses into giving $70 million to two foundations Choi Soon-sil controlled.

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Ortega Appears to Win in Nicaragua Presidential Race

MANAGUA , Nicaragua (AP) - Nicaraguan electoral authorities have declared incumbent Daniel Ortega the victor of Sunday's presidential election. A man looks for his name on a voters list at a polling station during general elections in Managua , Nicaragua, Sunday, Nov.

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Questions raised over Bhopal jailbreak and police killings as conflicting reports emerge

He claimed that he had seen the autopsy reports of the slain men. Once we get a request, we will examine the official also informed. "However, now that all three suspects are dead, it seems the case might be closed", he said. The activists were killed on the city outskirts at Malikheda following their escape from the high-security jail after slitting the throat of a security guard, and scaling the 32-ft wall using bedsheets in the wee hours of October 31.

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Turkey's Kurdish Party Boycotts Parliament over Arrests

A auto bomb targeting a police station in southeastern Turkey has killed seven civilians and two police officers, according to state-run Anadolu news agency. While ISIS is suspected in bombing attacks that have killed hundreds of people in Turkey , Friday's bombing is believed to be the first time the terrorist group has taken credit for an attack inside Turkey - one of their primary jihadist recruiting grounds.

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Confusion over deadly Turkey bombing claims

The government has even blamed several such attacks on the group, including a double suicide bombing in Ankara a year ago which killed about 100 people and a blast at a Kurdish wedding in Gaziantep in August, killing about 50. "Have they planted bombs somewhere?" "This information clearly shows that the attack was carried out by the separatist terror organisation", it said, using the customary official phrase for the PKK.


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