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Arrests in Portland anti-Trump protests

People passed Dixie cups holding candles in a vigil that organizers say was meant to provide a place to "mourn, grieve and be in community together". "Very unfair!" Trump tweeted after he reached NY following a day of hectic meetings in Washington DC.During the day, he met outgoing US President Barack Obama, after which he met Speaker of the House of Representative Paul Ryan and other leaders of the US Congress.

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Trump Victory Casts Doubt on US Pledge to Climate Change Goals

Cameron says it could also be disastrous for tackling climate change, as Trump vowed to cancel the Paris climate deal. It's always been easy to feel powerless when confronted with something as big and scary as global climate change, but the stark reality is that this planet-wide mess is the sum of many individual actions and lifestyle choices.

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Centre, state governments failed to provide better air quality: Environmentalist

As millions struggle with hacking coughs and burning eyes, many schools across the city have either shut down or ended all outdoor activities. "The farmers who set their fields on fire after harvesting in the few northern states is also a contributing factor", Professor Manju Mohan, an atmospheric scientist at the Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi, told Anadolu Agency.

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TSX slips with oil; awaits USA election result

After about an hour, the S&P/TSX composite index was up 45.69 points at 14,702.53, led by a strong rally in the metals, gold and materials sectors. Five of the index's 10 main groups were lower. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 57.52 points at 18,647.21. As of 8:30 a.m. ET, Dow futures were down 243.0 points at 18,042.0, S&P futures were down 31.5 points at 2,104.0 and Nasdaq futures declined 95.0 points to 4,707.0.

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Facebook to block race-based targeted ads for housing, employment and credit

Instead, Facebook said that "policymakers and civil rights leaders have expressed concerns" that targeted ads could be used for discrimination. "There are many non-discriminatory uses of our ethnic affinity solution in these areas, but we have decided that we can best guard against discrimination by suspending these types of ads", explained Erin Egan , VP of USA public policy and chief privacy officer.

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Brussels presents proposal for new anti-dumping regime

The Commission's proposal , which has to be approved by all EU member states and the European Parliament to take effect, does not take a stand on whether China should be recognised as a "market economy" or not. one abandons the established references to non-market economies" commented an EUROFER spokesperson. "Europe can not be naive and must protect its interests especially when it comes to dumping", said Peter Ziga, the trade minister from Slovakia, which holds the EU's six-month rotating ...

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Environmental reactions to Trump victory

After the three-year period, a country must give a one-year advance notice to withdraw. In terms of country pledges, the Paris Agreement is a floor, not a ceiling. Paris will likely survive as a structure. The pledges are self-determined, and there is no punishment for countries who miss their targets. It will go on, but it will cease to be a large source of hope or change.

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Donald Trump says Hillary Clinton protected by 'rigged system' after Federal Bureau of Investigation exoneration

The latest emails were discovered as part of a separate probe of former Democratic U.S. Representative Anthony Weiner, the estranged husband of Clinton aide Huma Abedin. The Reuters/Ipsos States of the Nation project estimates that Clinton has a 90 percent chance of winning the election. Meanwhile, after crisscrossing the country, Trump and Clinton are back in their home state of NY to cast their ballots -leaving the final decision up to voters.

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FBI says no charges against Hillary Clinton after new email review

The letter also drew fresh criticism from lawmakers who said the new email review, announced in a vague letter to Congress on October 28, shouldn't have been made public so close to the election and created unnecessary suspicion. The latest emails were discovered as part of a separate probe of former Democratic U.S. Representative Anthony Weiner, the estranged husband of Clinton aide Huma Abedin.

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Samsung recalls 2.8m washing machines in the US

Consumers can instead opt for a rebate to be applied toward the purchase of a new Samsung or other brand of washing machine and Samsung will provide free installation of the new unit and removal of the old unit. But, others have reported mild to serious injuries from using Samsung's washers. Anyone with one of the machines is recommended to use delicate or waterproof cycles for bedding and water-resistant or bulky items.

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Samsung issues recall for 'exploding' washing machines

The recall affects 34 of Samsung's top-loading models which were sold from March 2011 to November 2016. There have been nine reports of related injuries, including a broken jaw and injured shoulder. Melissa Thaxton, another woman who reported an incident to Samsung, told ABC News that her machine blew up in April. Consumers should check with Samsung to see if their washer is recalled .

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Climate activists express concern for planet after Trump win

The countries that have ratified the deal include the United States and represent 70 percent of the world's emissions and three-quarters of global GDP. Others were more realistic about the challenge of keeping Obama's promises with Trump in the oval office. But consider if the USA quits the deal.

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Donald Trump stuns in presidential victory

Data expert Nate Silver, who correctly predicted almost every state in the last two presidential elections, described Clinton as a 2-1 favorite, projecting she would take about 300 electoral college votes, well above the 270 threshold to win the presidency.

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No highway toll till November 14: Gadkari

The government's decision to make National Highways toll-free for 2 days is expected to bring some relief to the commuters as well as toll plaza authorities. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had on Tuesday announced that hospitals, railway, bus and airlines ticket counters will continue to accept Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes for the next 72 hours.

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72 million year-old dinosaur "Mud Dragon" fossil found in China

Brusatte said that the winged, yet probably flightless, dinosaur looked like a bird. It also had a crest of bone on its head that researchers believed may have been used to attract mates or intimidate enemies. A almost complete, three-dimensionally preserved skeleton of Tongtianlong limosus , including a skull and lower jaws, was collected from the Nanxiong Formation in the Ganzhou area of Jiangxi Province, southern China.

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Scotland tussle could spook players - Strachan

But you can never tell in a Scotland versus England game". "I have leadership responsibilities, of course, for the team and on a broader level, but the game is not about me". Instead, he asked to go on loan and is now playing every week for Bournemouth. "I've been here as a supporter may times , I've been here as a player".

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PS4 Pro Fixes the Old PS4's WiFi Connection Problems

Below, we've listed the games that fully take advantage of the PS4 Pro's more powerful hardware. If you're into superhero narratives then both of these titles will be right up your alley. At 295mm x 327mm x 55mm it is bigger and heavier than the new PS4 Slim and the original model. And if you don't already have a PS4, it makes sense to get the best version of it if you're going to get one.

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Iran violates limit established in nuclear deal, United Nations finds

It can not be changed by one government's decision, Rouhani insisted Wednesday. The 2015 accord, signed between Iran and six powers including the US, "cannot be overturned by one government's decision", Rouhani told his cabinet on Wednesday, according to the official Islamic Republic News Agency.

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ATMs go dry soon after opening; queues continue at banks

The BBC's Yogita Limaye in Mumbai says there have been chaotic scenes outside many banks. Banks and post offices in the city witnessed unprecedented rush on Thursday with people thronging the spots as early as 5 am to exchange demonetised high denomination notes .

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Cash management agencies hope to normalise ATMs operations in 2 weeks

With banks to remain close on Wednesday and ATMs over next two days, people lined up at ATMs. Yesterday, when banks opened after a day's break, millions rushed to deposit and swap Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes. Business dailies report that banks will take more time to re-configure all ATMs to dispense Rs 100, Rs 50 and Rs 2,000 denomination notes. "I need to go to my office at Nehru Place but I have joined the queue as I have no cash and its getting hard to survive exclusively through online ...

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OnePlus Pixel With 6GB RAM Appears On Geekbench

On the contrary, speculation is rife that the device listed on Geekbench could simply be the OnePlus 3 phone, which is awaiting the release of Android 7.1 Nougat update after a brief beta testing. The company has also confirmed, per Engadget , that OnePlus 3 will get its Android Nougat update this month. Nonetheless, with the OnePlus Pixel having surfaced on Geekbench, the handset could be released at some point in the future; but when is the big question.

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Audi launches RS7 Performance in India

On the exterior, the RS7 Performance features a black honeycomb grille and Audi matrix LED lights as standard. It is said to be the most powerful version of the sports vehicle and is offered at a whopping price of Rs. On the sides though, the RS7 Performance sports a coupe like body style while the auto comes with 20-inch forged aluminium wheels which can be optionally upgraded to 21-inch wheels.

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Kanye West Is On the Final A Tribe Called Quest Album

After Questlove hinted that the album is, in fact, excellent , We Got It From Here, Thank You For Your Service is now here-and it delivers. With the gloom of the presidential election results looming, Hip Hop fans can brighten their day by getting excited for A Tribe Called Quest's We got it from Here ...

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Early voting data in North Carolina encouraging for Trump

If there is one state to watch that may deny the Democrats an outright Senate majority, it is North Carolina, where the GOP-controlled legislature and governor adopted some of nation's most draconian reversals in voting rights immediately after the U.S.

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Eleven New Posters Released for Comedy Almost Christmas

He's not keen to spend the entire holiday season alone in the family home, though, so he phones each and every member of his brood and invites them to stay with him for the five days leading up to Christmas. "Always do enjoy every moment 'cause you might not get to the moment you get to", Mo'Nique said. Talbert also shoehorns most of the film's meatier stuff into the last 20 minutes, which gets a bit awkward: A dining room table confrontation played for laughs cuts back and forth to an ...

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National Organization for Marriage (NOM) Wants to End Marriage Equality Under Trump

During his political career as the governor of Indiana, Mike Pence has actively fought against measures to protect LGBT people from discrimination. "Be bold, be strong, and continue to stand up for the principles that have always made America great", Griffin added.

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Rockefeller Center Christmas tree cut in upstate NY

He and his team choose each year's tree based on its heartiness and "Christmas tree shape", as well as its ability to support the heavy ornaments, according to Rockefeller Center . "So we're glad to see it go out in such style", said Angie Eichler, the tree owner. "We're going to have an escort down and we're going to go down to the city, we have a rest area we're going to be at, take a break and then we're going to bring it in on Saturday morning", Pauze said.

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Nintendo ending Japan sales of Wii U, shifting to Switch

Whether or not the final system has been assembled, the era of the Wii U is officially over. Past hardware discontinuations were also announced on its official website in a similar fashion. Better hurry to reserve this once in a lifetime chance when Nintendo 3DS are down to Dollars 99.99, roughly USD 100, the lowest priced 3DS ever offered by the gaming company.

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Aguero reveals Messi 'fury' after Man City defeat

It was one of those things between players, but with nobody in particular" he told ESPN Radio FC . Sergio Aguero admits Lionel Messi was "furious" after Barcelona were beaten by Manchester City , but denied that Fernandinho was involved in any tunnel bust-up.

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Cross-country set for NCAA regional

The Great Lakes and Midwest Regionals begin with the women's 6K race at 1 p.m. ET, while the men's 10K race starts at 2 p.m. ET. CHANCE AT NATIONALS: The top two teams at each of the nine regionals around the country, along with thirteen additional at-large teams, will advance to the NCAA Cross Country Championship, November 19 in Terre Haute, Indiana.

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Sevilla not interested in Chelsea midfielder Fabregas

When Cesc Fabregas didn't feature in Chelsea's opener versus West Ham, the rumor mill started to churn. The former Arsenal star hasn't been picked since he was subbed in the 55th minute when his side were 3-0 down at home to Chelsea . West Ham will be looking to take advantage of Chelsea's squad restructuring in January, according to reports on Tuesday . "He's very intelligent and it's clear he's a player any coach would love to have".

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Donald Trump searching for members for transition team

No, really: head to greatagain.gov with your cover letter, resume and a zest for making America great again. More promisingly, there's a place where Americans can share their ideas with the president-elect. "President Elect Trump appreciates your interest and willingness to serve". New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is leading Trump's transition team. Trump himself will enter the presidency with unprecedented corporate and foreign entanglements .

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WhatsApp beefs up security with two-step verification

Once activated, the app will prompt a user for a static six-digit passcode every time a new phone is registered to the account. The new optional feature is now available to users of the beta app on Android and Windows, and it adds brings security to the account.

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Obama, Trump to meet at White House — Transition

Bush in 2008 and ensure a smooth handover to Trump. While her loss was painful "and it will be for a long time", she had offered to work with Trump as he prepares to begin his four-year term on January 20, Clinton told supporters. "We will seek common ground, not hostility", Trump said. "She has lived an extraordinary life of public service". Obama also called Hillary Clinton after it became clear she'd lost the race.

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Ticket counters flooded, Railways suspends cash refund for ticket cancellations

Railways was one of the exemptions declared by the government following the ban on Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes from midnight October 8 with the aim to fight black money and corruption. The Western Railways has discontinued issuing waitlisted tickets for all air-condition coaches to discourage passengers keen on getting rid of the old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes.


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