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China willing to maintain sound relations with India: Xi

In his interaction with Xi, Modi said the attack on the Chinese embassy in Bishkek was yet another proof of "scourge if terrorism". "There are some nations that use as an instrument of state policy". "PM said terrorism is the biggest threat and danger to the world and knows no boundaries". "In a very hard-hitting intervention, he (Modi) said terrorists in South Asia or anywhere for that matter do not own banks or weapons factories", Swarup quoted the Indian leader as saying.

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Some Detroit blacks not rolling out welcome mat for Trump

And while the audience of about 400 parishioners inside the Great Faith Ministries International Church in northwest Detroit were gracious and receptive to the Republican presidential nominee, a couple of hundred protesters gathered outside to demonstrate their displeasure with Trump's presence in the city.

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Rough surf, coastal flooding from Hermine a concern in Suffolk County

At a news conference Sunday afternoon, he said the state was prepared and in a "wait and watch mode", as officials continue to monitor the track of the storm and whether it elevates from tropical storm to hurricane status. NY officials extended beach closures beyond Labor Day because of continued deadly rip currents. Long Island authorities urged people to evacuate the summer getaway known as Fire Island to avoid any storm surge and coastal flooding.

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Wadley runs No. 17 Iowa to 45-21 win over Miami

Miami (Ohio ) went 75 yards over 13 plays for its first score, finding the end zone on a Bahl 29-yard touchdown pass to James Gardner with 4:41 left in the third quarter. He forced two fumbles. Iowa needed just two plays to cover the 81 yards. Throughout the first half, Iowa's offense kept rolling with much credit to Wadley, starting running back LeShun Daniels Jr., and starting quarterback C.J.

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Southeast Georgia under Tropical Storm, Flood Watch

Forecasters say the interior part of West Central Florida could see rainfall of 4 to 6 inches. How much damage it does before then will be determined by its level of intensification in midweek. The rain while continue throughout the week and into the weekend, but as the system passes Fleming said normal weather patterns will return. Behind the front and the the tropical system, we will have drier and cooler air for the weekend.

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Tesla to pay $422 million to bondholders for SolarCity deal

Tesla made history Tuesday when it declared a new battery upgrade that enables the Tesla Model S with Ludicrous to drive 315 miles on a single charge, however as numerous have actually already discovered, very few will have the ability to experience it.

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Tesla Needs More Money to Keep Model 3 Sedan On Track

Though Tesla has built a $3.25 billion cash position helped by the company's raise of $1.7 billion earlier in the year, additional cash will be needed to help fund tooling and equipment costs for its highly anticipated mass market Model 3. According to The Wall Street Journal , the company has to pay $422 million to its bondholders. For the future of the electric auto maker, the Q3 is quite important because the automaker is preparing to deploy the Model 3 - its affordable sedan - next ...

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Obama, Putin: No Syria deal … yet

While urging members to take substantial action, Xi said the group "should continue to build our mechanisms to ensure our cooperation continues and deepens". Speaking at the conclusion of the meeting, the International Monetary Fund's Christine Lagarde said, "There must be more growth and growth must be more inclusive".

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Giant pandas 'no longer endangered species'

The International Union for Conservation of Nature reported that even as climate change might decimate more than a third of the panda's native bamboo habitat in the following 80 years, the current efforts at forest protection and reforestation has helped to improve its current status.

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G20 Summit: Australia, China Discuss Foreign Investment

Obama says the United States and Russian Federation are working to try to finalise a ceasefire in Syria that would allow more deliveries of humanitarian aid. Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayypip Erdogan, met to discuss the conflict in Syria and to try to mend frayed relations.

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The 7.8-inch Kobo Aura One E-Reader To Cost $229

But can it win over people who've been eyeing Amazon's recently introduced Kindle Oasis? However, Amazon does sell cheaper models in its hugely-popular e-reader range. Users can tweak the settings manually based on personal preference. Associate Professor and Director of the Sleep and Depression Laboratory at Ryerson University, Colleen Carney said: " Getting the right amount of sleep is extremely important, and is just as valuable to your health as a balanced diet and daily exercise ...

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Spacecom to claim compensation from IAI, SpaceX for Amos-6 loss

It reportedly was to be sold to China's Beijing Xinwei Technology Group, in a deal reported to be worth $285 million, conditional on the successful launch of the satellite. The loss of Amos 6 comes as a particularly hard blow for Spacecom , as it previously lost contact with its Amos 5 satellite earlier this year, and it was counting on Amos 6 for new customers and to move customers over from the much older Amos 2 and Amos 3 satellites.

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This satellite firm wants millions from SpaceX after rocket explosion

It has not disclosed its insurance arrangements and has not said what insurance it had for the rocket or to cover launch pad damages beyond what was required by the Federal Aviation Administration, which oversees commercial United States launches, for liability and damage to government property.

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Pandas Off the 'Endangered' Species List, But Still 'Vulnerable'

The animal's numbers have increased by 17 per cent from 2004 to 2014, according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List of Threatened Species . The change in status now puts four out of six existing great ape species - eastern gorilla , Western Gorilla, Bornean Orangutan and Sumatran Orangutan - as Critically Endangered species on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species , meaning we are about to lose many of our closest evolutionary relatives if something is ...

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MPs to consider demand for second referendum on Brexit

In a move that could see the British economy flourish post-Brexit, Mr Turnbull said Australia would do everything it could to give Britain "all the support and assistance we can" after Article 50 in invoked. Chuka Umunna, the Labour MP and chairman of the campaign group Vote Leave Watch, said: "Johnson and his Vote Leave colleagues spent the whole referendum campaign making impossible promises they knew they couldn't keep".

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Giant panda off endangered species list, but Eastern gorilla declining

In a previous interview with Sixth Tone, a panda breeding specialist at the China Conservation and Research Center for the Giant Panda said that the center had shifted away from "breeding as many pandas as possible", adding that panda handlers had become so confident in their abilities that they only allowed the fittest animals to reproduce.

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Sturgeon announces new Scottish independence drive after 'seismic' Brexit

In a speech in Stirling today, she announced that all 120,000 members of the Scottish National Party would be sent a pack of survey cards to collect the views of five people each per month between now and St Andrew's Day on 30 November. Mrs May has spoken out against Scottish independence and promised to involve Scotland in negotiations on Britain's future relationship with the EU.

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Storm Hermine's damage fueled by global warming, scientists say

The National Hurricane Center is forecasting that Hermine will slowly intensify during the next 36 hours as the storm moves very slowly on a north- northwest course southeast of Long Island. The tornado injured four people and destroyed two mobile homes. In Florida, a homeless man died from a falling tree. Meanwhile, warnings have dropped for North Carolina.

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Eastern Gorilla Gets Added to Critically Endangered List

That's up from the last census of 1,600 animals in 2003. The giant panda is no longer an endangered species, following decades of work by conservationists to save it. "We are eating our closest living relatives into oblivion", says Sanjayan. "Critical endangered status will raise the profile of this gorilla subspecies and bring attention to its plight".

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Post-Tropical Cyclone Hermine near hurricane strength Monday

The ramp to the dinghy dock on the north side of the town pier will be secured and there will be no access after Sunday's high tide, Lucey said. Clouds extend as far west as I-95, but none of this should be enough to ruin your Labor Day. FOX 29's Jennifer Joyce found risky conditions in North Wildwood for Labor Day. The storm is generating heavy rains, strong winds, and powerful waves from the Mid-Atlantic region to southern New England, which pose the greatest danger to coastal cities and ...

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EU seeks to coordinate consumer action against VW over Dieselgate

Jourova had asked national authorities to examine whether the carmaker had broken consumer protection rules in the so-called "Dieselgate" scandal. So far the firm has only been hit with fines and forced to compensate customers in the United States, where VW is on the hook for $16.5 billion (14.8 billion euros) in fines and payouts to drivers.

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Rocket scheduled to launch Israeli satellite explodes

Spacecom's AMOS-6 satellite had been leased by companies like Facebook and Eutelsat Communications, for using the satellite's broadband services for reaching broadband Internet access to rural sub-Saharan Africa. " SpaceX has begun the careful and deliberate process of understanding the causes and fixes for yesterday's incident", the company stated. Falcon 9 is SpaceX's only launch vehicle available today.

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Allardyce relieved with late victor

Sam Allardyce chose to start Rooney in a deep central midfield role against Slovakia and needless to say he was no good in that position. If nothing else, the 26-year old won over a few new fans yesterday and one of the biggest ones would be England boss Sam Allardyce after he scored an injury time victor to save the Three Lions boss some serious blushes in his first match in charge of the national side.

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In Dorchester, Catholics celebration canonization of Mother Theresa

A second miracle, recognized by Francis a year ago, opened the way to sanctity. Take her stance on contraception: "In destroying the power of giving life, through contraception, a husband or wife is doing something to self". Mother Teresa , for all her acclaim, was not without critics. "Better go home, '" recalled Sister Damascene. To applause, he added: " Mother Teresa loved to say, "perhaps I don't speak their language but I can smile".

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Satellite owner says SpaceX owes $50 mln or free flight

The communications satellite was planned to assist the Facebook effort to expand the internet in underserved regions of sub-Saharan Africa. The Facebook deal involved the leasing of broadband capacity aboard the satellite as part of its efforts to increase internet connectivity across the African continent.

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Sony PlayStation Plus Subscription Fee Increases to $59.99

And now, we know what it might look like. This goes doubly for consoles which haven't even been announced yet, like the supposed PlayStation 4 "Slim" seen here. More than just PS4 Neo on the way? There was also word that Sony had cut down production of the current PS4 console, which could signify that the new slim version would eventually become the standard PS4 version.

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Giant panda no longer considered endangered species

The bonobo and chimpanzee are not considered to be critically endangered yet, but they are on the endangered list. Catherine Novelli, US undersecretary of state for economic growth, energy and the environment, called the dwindling gorilla numbers a man-made tragedy.

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Russian blogger detained for playing 'Pokemon Go' in church

To test how serious Russian authorities are, Sokolovsky chose to film himself catching 'em all in Yekaterinburg's Church of All Saints and later posted the video on his YouTube channel. Obviously referring to Sokolovsky, the statement goes on to say that he will be detained for at least two months with the possibility that the sentence could stretch out to reach five years in jail.

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The Right Name With The Wrong Design — Microsoft Surface Phone

The device in question is the long-rumored Microsoft Surface Phone. However, despite the unveiling, it is also said that the device will not make its way to the market this year. The other option includes a 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage as well as an 8GB RAM and 500GB internal storage option. The phone would come with the latest version of Windows 10 mobile so it's guaranteed to be a pretty decent device.

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May says United Kingdom will be more outward-looking

While G20 leaders meeting in Hangzhou have expressed concerns about the economic fallout of the UK's decision to leave the EU, Mr Turnbull said he saw it as an opportunity. Australia would seek to help Britain conduct trade talks, Turnbull said Sunday, as London has not had to hammer out its own deals since joining the European Union and lacks the large number of experienced negotiators needed to reach such agreements.

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World economy at 'critical juncture', says Xi at G20 summit

Xi called on G20 countries to match their words with actions, in terms of policy moves to shore up global growth. Panagariya said issues of global financial governance, tax evasion, trade investment and growth were some of the issues discussed at the meeting.

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Hermine Spins Away From East Coast, Regains Strength

Lee and Gary Moulton walk from their home along what is left of a road that was destroyed by Hurricane Hermine in the Alligator Point community of Franklin County, Fla., Friday , Sept. (Vicki Cronis-Nohe /The Virginian-Pilot via AP). One person died in Florida as Hermine approached. "When you see the crew on the cruise ship starting to get dizzy and sick, then you know it's gotten pretty bad", Anthem of the Seas passenger Derek Biedermann said.

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Hamilton bungle gifts Rosberg Italian win

Paddy Lowe, the team's executive director, described it as a "very controlled drive" by Rosberg. But while Rosberg's style might not win him hearts and minds - despite his deep affection for Italy there was again the odd senseless boo from the crowd as he stood on the podium - it is putting him in contention for this championship.

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Quintana preserves Spanish Vuelta lead as Drucker wins stage

At the front Gesink was part of a large breakaway on a gruelling day, the LottoNL - Jumbo rider able to hold off Kenny Elissonde and Egor Silin to take the stage win atop the Col d'Aubisque. "This wasn't my day", Valverde said. "The important thing is that we continue with Nairo leading and we have to be on top form for him, working as we have already done from the start of the race".

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Winds whip as Hermine approaches NYC

Middle Atlantic Coast early Sunday, leading to high winds, heavy rains and surging seas and drawing nearer to NY and New Jersey. Areas that are close to the water or are low-lying could see a potential for 1 to 3 feet of tidal flooding, according to a tropical storm update from the National Weather Service on Sunday morning.


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