• Major Announcement on Trade Coming Wednesday, Trump Says

    Major Announcement on Trade Coming Wednesday, Trump Says

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    And while the president railed against what he viewed as systemic flaws in the USA trading relationship with its Asian partners, he neither publicly requested nor received specific assurances to address issues like market access and intellectual property theft.
  • Twitter Is Mass Un-Verifying Alt-Right and White Supremacist Accounts

    Twitter Is Mass Un-Verifying Alt-Right and White Supremacist Accounts

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    Soon after, the company announced it would be putting a temporary hold on verifying any new accounts going forward. Celebrities, journalists, and popular personalities often receive the badge. When asked why Twitter would de-verify an account for these infractions rather than suspend or ban it-or what these forthcoming guidelines might consist of-a Twitter spokesperson told Gizmodo that "we don't have anything to share at the moment beyond the Tweets we just sent".
  • Congress raises questions on $7.8 billion Rafale deal, alleges scam

    Congress raises questions on $7.8 billion Rafale deal, alleges scam

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    The company has fully complied with India's rules and regulations while making its pitch to sell its fighter aircraft to India, the diplomat said. The Congress slammed the Modi government for compromising national security and alleged that a huge scam was brewing in the procurement of Rafale fighter aircraft for the Indian Air Force.
  • A no-deal Brexit 'could see Aston Martin stop auto production'

    A no-deal Brexit 'could see Aston Martin stop auto production'

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    Auto manufacturers with plants in Britain, including Honda and Toyota Motor Corp. and Munich-based BMW AG, have been pushing United Kingdom authorities to ensure vehicles and components can continue to enter and leave the country with minimal trade barriers once European Union ties end.
  • Ways to Celebrate America Recycles Day's 20th Anniversary

    Ways to Celebrate America Recycles Day's 20th Anniversary

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    Waste Management is encouraging people to live by those three words. RESET ... RECYCLE during the November 15 event. Since 1992, local source-separation programs have captured and diverted more than 320 million tons of recyclable materials from disposal, resulting in an estimated net emission reduction of 1 billion metric tons of Carbon dioxide - the equivalent of taking 211 million cars off the road for one year.
  • Manipur: Militant killed in encounter, 2 jawans injured

    Manipur: Militant killed in encounter, 2 jawans injured

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    The insurgent was eliminated at Sajik Tampak, a village in Chandel district, and two improvised explosive devices (IED) and one AK-series rifle were recovered from the spot, a tweet by the Army Eastern Command headquarters said. In retaliation by the Assam Rifle troopers 1 militant was reported killed while 3 other sustain injury. As per source, a heavily equipped team of 4 Assam Rifles rushed to Chamol Top area after getting specific inputs about armed rebel group preparing ambush to ...
  • Mexico Deems Unacceptable US Stance on NAFTA

    Mexico Deems Unacceptable US Stance on NAFTA

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    The measures soured the mood among U.S., Mexican and Canadian negotiators when put forward last month, and Mexico's economy minister, Ildefonso Guajardo, said his country would respond to the auto content and sunset clause plans. The issues that have been proposed in the framework of the NAFTA negotiation tables do not satisfy the Mexican side, he explained. In a letter seen by Reuters, they wrote that the push by US negotiators "would eliminate the competitive advantages provided to the USA ...
  • Asean Leaders Sign Non-Binding Agreement to Protect Migrant Workers' Rights

    Asean Leaders Sign Non-Binding Agreement to Protect Migrant Workers' Rights

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    She said the sense in the ASEAN-India Summit was that there was huge potential for further expansion of cooperation between the two sides on a range of areas. The forum provides an opportunity for the leaders to exchange views and assess global issues of concern, including traditional and non-traditional security threats, primarily terrorism, maritime cooperation and security and non-proliferation.
  • President Parched: Trump Pulls a 'Little Marco' During Asia Speech

    President Parched: Trump Pulls a 'Little Marco' During Asia Speech

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    Trump mocked Rubio during a campaign event previous year for his water drinking on live television, calling him a "total choke artist". A Politico article from December 2015, titled "Marco Rubio's "water thing"," detailed his water-drinking habits, although at the time it drew a not-terribly-impressed response from the Rubio campaign: "Politico has lost its mind".
  • Tampa police release new video, details in Seminole Heights killings

    Tampa police release new video, details in Seminole Heights killings

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    Dugan said the man they considered a person of interest is now a suspect. "Make sure your video is up and running". "Verify it's where it's supposed to be, and if it's not, we need you to call us". The video, embedded below, first shows previously released surveillance clips of the suspect recorded on October 9, when 22-year-old Benjamin Mitchell was shot to death, followed by a new clip recorded Tuesday morning.
  • Trump says he'll work fast to nix trade deficits

    Trump says he'll work fast to nix trade deficits

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    Trump said in remarks Tuesday at the East Asia Summit in the Philippines that the US also supports efforts "to ensure accountability for atrocities committed and to facilitate the safe and voluntary return of refugees". As he noted highlights of the trip from each country, he additionally ran through a laundry list of goals, from calling on the global community to unite against North Korea, to fair and reciprocal trade.
  • Pope Francis to auction Lamborghini to rebuild Christian Iraq

    Pope Francis to auction Lamborghini to rebuild Christian Iraq

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    Since the Holy See's announcement, the Pope has blessed the sports vehicle and signed the hood during a ceremony in the Vatican. (A Huracan already sells for upward of $200,000). While a Huracan retails for approximately $217,000, the fact that it's a special edition and was autographed by the pontiff himself has Sotheby's expecting it will go for a far more godly sum.
  • 5 dead after shooting at elementary school in Northern California

    5 dead after shooting at elementary school in Northern California

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    Officials said they were called around 8 a.m. Tuesday to a home near Rancho Tehama School where a man was reportedly shot. The gunman was later killed by police. The gunman's sister, Sheridan Orr, told The Associated Press that her brother had struggled with mental illness and had a violent temper. NPR's Nate Rott spoke to resident Tiffany Rodgers, who says she knows nearly every student at the elementary school and heard the shooting from a nearby cafe.
  • Woman caught crawling through McDonald's drive-thru window to steal food, cash

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    Police did not say if anyone else was involved, and it's not clear that the restaurant was open at the time of the incident. Police in Maryland are looking for a woman who stole cash and food from a McDonald's drive-thru. Once inside, she gathers several items into a box, and leaves the store. She then takes a peak inside the fast food joint before leaning in and fixing herself a soft drink.
  • Stotfold-born Natalie Seymour, 22, found dead in Cambodian hotel

    Stotfold-born Natalie Seymour, 22, found dead in Cambodian hotel

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    Abbey Gail Amisola (left) and Natalie Jade Seymour (right). Natalie's mother added: 'She was staying in the Monkey Republic Guesthouse with her friend, they were doing all these sight-seeing things, she loved all that sort of stuff. Lee Verlander from the Monkey Republic hostel in Kampot said the two women had been feeling unwell and had visited a pharmacy to get medication. The pair were apparently last seen alive the previous night, when a member of staff asked them if they were ...
  • Firefighters Battle 5-Alarm Warehouse Fire in South City

    Firefighters Battle 5-Alarm Warehouse Fire in South City

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    The warehouse is located at 3937 Park Avenue in the Botanical Heights neighborhood. One employee was taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation and two firefighters suffered non-life threatening injuries. At least 80 firefighters are working to extinguish the fire. This is a developing story and 5 On Your Side has several crews on scene. The fire is in the 3900-block of Park.
  • European Union treatment of migrants 'inhuman'

    European Union treatment of migrants 'inhuman'

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    Chaos-ridden Libya has always been a major transit hub for migrants trying to reach Europe, and many of them have fallen prey to serious abuse there at the hands of traffickers and others. The EU anti-trafficking mission Sophia has helped train Tripoli's coast guard, while Italy has supplied Libya with four patrol boats and sent millions and a navy repair shop to fix Libya's marine fleet.