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Georgia's governing party wins parliamentary majority

The citizens in the majority of electoral districts were choosing between the candidates from the Georgian Dream Party and the Georgian ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili's United National Movement. He later became prime minister, but even after stepping down from the post he is still seen as the party's dominant influence. But, ahead of the elections, a private bank founded by Ivanishvili gave Georgian Dream a 1 million lari four-month loan, EurasiaNet.org reported .

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What to watch for in Game 6 of the World Series tonight

Bryant always projects calm, even when he's 1-for-14 in the World Series and had uncharacteristically committed two throwing errors in a Game 4 loss and the Cubs are on the brink of elimination. Ross and Rizzo pulled off a dynamite Bob Boone/Pete Rose impression as Grandpa Rossy dropped a foul pop by Cleveland's dugout only to see Rizzo swoop in behind, juggle, and scoop the ball out of the air.

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Amy Winehouse Foundation Launches Video Contest

The competition opens on Monday (10.31.16), and the Foundation hopes the funds raised by the campaign will help continue the lasting legacy of Amy Winehouse . Afterwards, both Vevo and the singer's label, Island Records, will give all of the proceeds to the Amy Winehouse Foundation , that works with young people who suffer from drug addiction, homelessness, mental health issues or other problems.

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Buhari orders investigation into sexual abuse in IDP camps

The global human rights group, the Human Rights Watch, in a report published on Monday morning, accused Nigerian security officials of raping and exploiting female Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) living in camps as a result of Boko Haram's insurgency.

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Trump Campaigns In Michigan

As we approach Election Day, we'll be keeping you up-to-date on the latest poll numbers and where the candidates stand. In a letter to Congress on Friday, Comey said the Federal Bureau of Investigation had recently come upon new emails while pursuing an unrelated case and was reviewing whether they were classified.

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New email discovery raises question: Why didn't Abedin know?

Comey placed himself at the centre of the race for the White House just a week before Americans go to the polls after announcing Democrat Hillary Clinton would be investigated again for emails she allegedly sent from a private server. In an op-ed written in Monday's editions of The Washington Post , Holder called Comey's decision to divulge the new inquiry "incorrect". "If Director Comey is going to be forthcoming in matters related to Hillary Clinton, it is not fair for him to stay silent ...

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Commuters scramble for new way to work during transit strike

The previous contract expired at midnight. The strike does not affect most service outside the city, including commuter rail lines, which experiencing modest delays and an increase in riders. If the strike lasts a week or more, SEPTA plans to file an emergency temporary restraining order to suspend the strike for Election Day next Tuesday, to ensure that all voters will be able to access the polls, WHYY reports .

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Male birth control study halted due to 'mood swings' in participants

According to The Guttmacher Institute , a research and policy group that focuses on reproductive issues, 40 percent of all pregnancies were unintended in 2012, the most recent year for which information is available. The hormones were effective in reducing the sperm count to 1 million/ml or less within 24 weeks in 274 of the participants. Participants provided semen samples every eight weeks to ensure their sperm counts stayed low.

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Early voting: More good signs for Clinton

The good news for Clinton is that she is ahead in a lot of them, and Trump's antics, coupled with demographic changes across the country, have thrown a couple of typically red states into the mix. "I will be over a hundred million dollars, and it could be much more than that". Trump's team transferred just $2.2 million in the last three weeks to the RNC.

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South East Asia's Children Are Dying Due To Harmful Pollution

According to the World Health Organization , air pollution causes more than 3 million deaths a year and India is among the two most-polluted countries in the world. Similar outreach programs in other cities on the need to ban the use of firecrackers should help us breathe healthy air. Why does pollution affect children more than adults? But increasing industrialization and urbanization are contributing to growing air-quality risks in parts of Africa .

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Twitter India Head Rishi Jaitly Steps Down

In a bid to realign its future goals and cut costs, Twitter recently reduced nine per cent of its workforce (nearly 350 people) globally. Jaitly had joined Twitter in 2012 to lead the company's expansion into India, and is now the Vice President - Asia Pacific and Middle East North Africa.

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United Nations celebrates Diwali for first time

He also tweeted a picture of passers-by clicking photographs of the building as well as being themselves clicked against the illuminated United Nations headquarters in the background. Some 250 students and faculty/staff members celebrated Diwali on October 30 at the Tolles Pavilion. I am humbled. Thank you for all the good wishes.

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Cooper Tire quarterly profits down 7.5 percent

The stock had previously closed at $34.31. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT) reported its last quarterly earnings on Sep 16 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $1.17/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $1.18/share.

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Russia 'a growing threat' to UK, MI5 chief says

The head of the British intelligence agency MI5, Andrew Parker, has warned that Russian Federation is acting in "increasingly aggressive ways" to foil opponents in the West. He said the dozen plots disrupted in three years showed terrorist activity at a level "higher than I have experienced in the rest of my career - and I've been working at MI5 for 33 years".

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Police officer fired after accidentally shooting daughter

Lincoln County Sheriff David Carpenter has made efforts to distance his department from Flowers' actions, saying, " I find gross negligence and disregard for the safety of others over what transpired Saturday ". Late Monday, law enforcement agencies formed a caravan that escorted the slain deputy's hearse from the hospital to the Fresno County coroner's office, the Fresno Bee reported .

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John Kasich Voted For John McCain Instead Of Donald Trump

Chris Schrimpf, the governor's political spokesman, confirmed the write-in vote to cleveland.com and said Kasich voted straight-ticket Republican on the rest of his ballot. He has long promised not to support Trump in November, but he had not previously said who he planned to support instead. Kasich, like other GOP rivals for the nomination, signed a pledge promising to back the Republican nominee at the primary's conclusion.

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$70 Million Awarded in Baby Powder Lawsuit

Talking about the verdict, Plaintiff's attorney Jim Onder said , "We are pleased the jury did the right thing". The International Agency for Research on Cancer classifies genital use of talc as "possibly carcinogenic". In J&J's home state of New Jersey a judge recently threw out two other cases, ruling there wasn't reliable evidence talc causes ovarian cancer . Talcum powder products contain the mineral talc that can absorb moisture and prevent chafing and rash.

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Tenet Healthcare shares decline on weak forecast, earnings miss

Tenet Healthcare Corp. has Analysts' Mean Recommendation of 1.93 between the scale of 1 to 5 (1 represents Strong Buy and 5 means Sell). Barclays PLC reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $39.00 target price on shares of Tenet Healthcare Corp.in a report on Friday, August 19th.

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Mobile's Google Pixel promotion now available to Simple Choice Unlimited customers, too

Users were expecting some details about the new Google Nexus 7 at the company's recently concluded event on October 4, 2016, but no updates were given. So with it, also came the advent of the Google phone web store - the only place you could purchase the device (at least in the US). A powerful proposition for work or entertainment, Apple and Samsung finally have a serious new challenger in the smartphone race.

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Mourinho not honest with Mkhitaryan - Alan Shearer

But Mata - made captain for United's goalless draw against Burnley last week - has been a key contributor for Mourinho this season, scoring three goals in 13 appearances in all competitions. The 4-0 disaster at Stamford Bridge coupled with United dropping points against Burnley at home, where Jose was sent off from the dugout for dissent , the pressure is piling on the "Special One".

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North Dakota DAPL protester charged with attempted murder of police officer

It probably seems as though a bunch of your friends on Facebook suddenly picked up and headed out to North Dakota on Monday to join the protest against the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline. Horinek was among the 142 protesters arrested by police last week at an encampment set up on private land. The trend led to confusion down Facebook feeds.

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300 mln children breathing toxic air globally: UNICEF report

Two-hundred and twenty million children in South Asia region including India, among almost 300 million globally, now live in areas where outdoor air pollution exceeds global guidelines by at least six times, according to a new report released by UNICEF.

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Why people on FB are checking in at Standing Rock

As of Monday afternoon, more than 870,000 people had checked in, skyrocketing from just 140,000 before the post went viral. Mekasi Camp Horinek, a protest leader from Bold Oklahoma, an environmental advocacy group, said he did not know who started the online movement, but he welcomed it.

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Accepting more Facebook friend requests tend to prolong life

Online social networks can be beneficial - if we use them correctly, that is. A team of researchers from the University of California San Diego , have found using the popular networking site can lower the risk of death by almost 12 percent.

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2 billion children are breathing in toxic air, according to Unicef

Together, outdoor and indoor air pollution are directly linked to pneumonia and other respiratory diseases that account for nearly one in 10 under-five deaths, making air pollution one of the leading dangers to children's health. That physiological difference essentially makes them even more vulnerable. So what can we do? Improve monitoring of air pollution . The WHO called it a "public health emergency".

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Man Utd outcast feels 'great' to be training back with the team

United have also been buoyed by the return of Phil Jones to first-team training on Monday, having suffered a string of injuries in recent weeks. With just one win in their last seven Premier League outings, the Portuguese manager might, though, be willing to go back on his word in order to find an answer to United's worrying dip in form.

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One in seven children suffer high air pollution

Children are especially at risk, the Unicef report says , because they breathe more rapidly than adults and the cell layer in their lungs is more permeable to pollutant particles. The global children's organization run by the United Nations conducted a study of air pollution around the world using satellite imagery. "Pollutants don't only harm children's developing lungs".

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Medical Center of Plano earns an "A" for patient safety

U-M is only one of 72 hospitals nationwide that has received straight A's on the ranking since 2012. "Recently, Inspira committed to embarking upon a transformation to become a high reliability organization to provide even safer care for every patient we serve", said John DiAngelo, president and CEO of Inspira.

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Local dentist office to buy back excess candy

Rohner said. 72 percent of parents confess taking candy from their child's Halloween haul (or other seasonal candy collection). Deti recommends adding milk products to the mix in order to counter some of the sugar damage. That means nixing things like pop or juice at meals, and mixing in healthy snacks like nuts and vegetables with dip. 25 percent of parents wait until their kids go to bed or school before sneaking some candies.

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Eagles coach unhappy with Agholor's comments

Against the Cowboys on Sunday night , drops weren't the only issue with the unit, which lacks a big-play threat. Smallwood's only carry was the fumble, for minus-5 yards. In the end, he couldn't pull it off. Four of the Giants' remaining nine games are against NFC East opponents. Coming off of a bye week, to play this sloppy was unacceptable.

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NASA's Pumpkin Carving Skills Are Out of This World

One pumpkin celebrated JPL's 80th birthday, which is on 31 October. All of the entries can be seen here and the Jet Propulsion Lab has uploaded some high-quality videos to Flickr . Welcome to NASA's Halloween carnival, in pumpkin form. Go home, Juno space probe , you're drunk. And now for something creepy. This "Lights out" entry is a "reluctant pumpkin" that seems not to want anything to do with JPL's contest, according to NASA.

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Halloween celebrations at Brenner Children's Hospital

Even though patients were donning disguises for the day, their smiles were not so easily hidden. "There's so many people to see in costumes". He wanted the little cancer patients to have a good time, too. LBFDKids was established to enhance the lives and well-being of the children at Miller Children's, by bringing smiles and laughter through special events and activities.

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After Weeklong Manhunt, Murder Suspect Shot Dead

The Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office provided more details Monday about last week's statewide manhunt that culminated with the suspect's death Sunday in western Oklahoma. Timmons says that Vance fled the makeshift campsite before authorities could capture him, but the suspect was later killed in a shootout with Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers.

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Indian capital chokes on hazardous levels of air pollution

The target is to disseminate improved stoves to more than 30 million households by 2030. Diwali festivities were due to continue until Tuesday, and the capital's System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research predicted this year's Diwali would be worse than the two previous years for air pollution.

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Bradley still seeking 1st win as Swansea loses at Stoke

Bradley must feel as though everything is going against his team, and their fans were left wondering where his relegation-threatened side would be were Bony and Allen back on their books. Stoke City manager Mark Hughes has revealed Geoff Cameron is an injury doubt for Monday's televised clash with Swansea at the bet365 Stadium . It's hard to affect games in every game you play.