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Aide posts joking video of Clinton avoiding 'unwanted Trump hug'

But he wanted to approximate his physicality so that Clinton would grow accustomed to Trump's looming presence when she saw Reines in her peripheral vision. Comey was also unsettled by Trump's attem...

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Vunipola out of Lions tour of New Zealand, Haskell in

He played the full 80 minutes in his side's 18-16 defeat to Exeter Chiefs at Sandy Park on Saturday but has since informed the Lions management he feels unable to join the tour party, who are due to f...

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Oil Futures Bullish On Continued Production Cuts

Opec is due to meet with fellow producers on May 25 to decide on the extension. They also impact U.S. oil and gas exploration and production companies like ConocoPhillips (COP), Contango Oil & Gas (...

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Pleased to meet Nawaz Sharif: Donald Trump

The global fight against terrorism and restraining Iran were the key issues US President Donald Trump put forth in his keenly awaited speech in Saudi Arabia on Sunday. Trump showed little sign of the...

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Amazon Readies Touchscreen Echo Device

Users with the Alexa App, an Echo , Echo Dot, or Echo Show will be able to send and receive voice calls and messages when the feature is enabled. This essentially enables customers to work on a n...

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Intel sharing at heart of US, Europe talks on laptop ban

In March, US authorities banned passengers on direct flights to the United States from 10 airports in eight countries from bringing laptops, tablets and other electronic devices larger than cellphon...

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Tulsa police officer acquitted in fatal shooting of unarmed man

Betty Shelby, the former Oklahoma officer who shot and killed Terence Crutcher, was found not guilty of manslaughter Wednesday, (May 17) in another case involving an unarmed black man being killed b...

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Harvard student submits senior thesis: a rap album

Harvard student submits senior thesis: a rap album

Interestingly enough, Obasi Shaw has officially become the first student in the university's storied history to submit a rap album as his senior thesis. "He was able to turn around an album that peo...

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Germany: Merkel's CDU wins regional elections in most populous state

Merkel's CDU has won the three state elections held in Germany this year, and these wins are deemed to bode favorably for its performance in the national general elections in September. "We are aware ...

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Fox News' Bob Beckel fired for racist comments

Fox News' Bob Beckel fired for racist comments

A lawyer handling a racial discrimination lawsuit against Fox says Beckel became angry when a black IT worker turned up to service his computer, and told the man "he was leaving his office because he ...

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All oil producers agree on extended output cuts

All oil producers agree on extended output cuts

A break back below these levels may not mean the trend is changing, but it will indicate the selling is greater than the buying at current price levels. Oman's in $79.20, Libya's is $71.30, and the Un...

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Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran

Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran

The Islamic Republic's first presidential election since the 2015 nuclear accord drew surprisingly large numbers of voters to polling stations, with some reporting waiting in line for hours to cast ...

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Kim Jong-un says ballistic missile ready for 'action'

The North last conducted a ballistic missile test a week ago. Pyongyang has defied all calls to rein in its nuclear and missile programs, even from China, its lone major ally, saying the weapons are...

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Ford replaces CEO in push to transform business

Ford replaces CEO in push to transform business

In addition to Fields, Ford's Vice President (VP) of Communications, Ray Day will also be leaving the company and will be replaced by Mark Truby, who is now the VP of communications of Ford's Asia-P...

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Australia's Westpac says new bank levy will add $48 mln in costs

Australia's Westpac says new bank levy will add $48 mln in costs

The bank said it was still considering how it would deal with the impost, noting that the after-tax cost was equal to 8c a share in dividends, or 4.3 per cer cent of its last full-year dividend of $1....

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Australian magnate Andrew Forrest gives away US$298m

Australian magnate Andrew Forrest gives away US$298m

Of the $400 million donated, $75 million will go towards cancer research, $75 million to higher education, $75 million towards ending modern slavery, $50 million for 'building stronger communities, ' ...

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Canada warns it may cancel United States jet buy over Bombardier probe

Canada warns it may cancel United States jet buy over Bombardier probe

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland's comment that Ottawa is "reviewing current military procurement that relates to Boeing " appears to be a hint that the government would revisit its purc...

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Sacked minister records statement before ACB in tanker scam

Sacked minister records statement before ACB in tanker scam

While speaking to the media, Mishra affirmed that Kejriwal was silent on the allegations as he had a lot to "hide". I learned to fight for truth from you. After meeting CBI officials, Mishra said, "I'...

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From Impeach to Wait And See, Dems Dance Around the 'I-Word'

Classified information is one of them ", it said . "It does not deter us", Green said of the threats. "It's when hunters go out and just shoot at anything that moves, and you sort of see that in...

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Homes of India's ex-finance minister, son searched in probe

Homes of India's ex-finance minister, son searched in probe

According to sources, 17 other locations in Chennai , Karaikudi, Delhi and Noida were also searched by CBI sleuths in this connection. The CBI alleged that FIPB officials, by virtue of the influ...

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United States launches NAFTA 90-day renegotiation countdown

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Game Digital PLC's (GMD) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, September 25 by Craig Hallum. Peel Hunt maintained Shawbrook Group PLC (LON:SHAW) on Friday, March 11 with "Buy" rating. Six equities research analysts have ...

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China protests 'unhelpful' U.S. sanctions on Iran

It was renewed today. "As we continue to closely scrutinize Iran's commitment to the JCPOA and develop a comprehensive Iran policy, we will continue to hold Iran accountable for its human rights ab...

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Passenger processing system outage hits Australian airports

A Sydney airport spokeswoman said passengers flying later today should contact their airlines for an update and advice on when they will need to arrive for flights. "Completing APP checks enables airl...

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USA embassy move would 'end peace process': PLO official

The maps, shown in a video promoting President Donald Trump's visit to Israel and other Middle Eastern countries, removed the West Bank and Golan Heights area as belonging to Israel. Many in Israel th...

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Budget's big bank levy could open the door for fintech lenders

In a statement, Commonwealth Bank chief executive Ian Narev said he would seek more information from Treasury about the tax, but indicated it could be passed on. Those savings, including welfare refor...

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Venezuela supports extension of OPEC, non-OPEC production cut

The IEA said OPEC's year-to-date compliance with the production cuts remained robust at 96% but stressed the "need to keep a close eye on Libya and Nigeria where there are signs that production might ...

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Erdogan reelected as head of Turkey's ruling party

Erdogan reelected as head of Turkey's ruling party

The main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) said it will not send representatives to the ruling Justice and Development Party's (AK Party) extraordinary congress on Sunday. Binali Yildirim, th...

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Ford to Cut 10% of Salaried Workforce in Asia, North America

It expects the actions to be complete by the end of September. Today, Ford said it remains focused on its strategic plan to transforming traditionally underperforming areas of its core business and ...

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North Korea fires medium-range missile in latest weapon test

The US is in the process of analyzing the additional information. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe condemned the launch and said it was "obviously" violating the United Nations resolution and the ...

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Records tumble as Celtic beat Hearts to end season unbeaten

Records tumble as Celtic beat Hearts to end season unbeaten

Having clinched their sixth consecutive title in April, Rodgers's side took their points tally for the season to 106 - breaking the club record of 103 set 16 years ago. "It's an incredible achievement...

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Plane Collides with Truck at LAX, Injuring 8

Plane Collides with Truck at LAX, Injuring 8

AeroMéxico Flight 642 was flying from Mexico City International Airport and was carrying a total of 146 passengers and crew members. The city Fire Department says two people in the truck were seriou...

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North Korea Wants U.S. to Soften Stance Before Talks Can Begin

North Korea Wants U.S. to Soften Stance Before Talks Can Begin

That missile travelled about 500 km before crashing into the sea, according to officials. A White House official traveling with Trump in Saudi Arabia said early Sunday that the administration is awa...

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Gov. Inslee issues statement on Hanford tunnel breach

Gov. Inslee issues statement on Hanford tunnel breach

Others at the U.S. Department of Energy's Hanford Nuclear Reservation were initially told to shelter in place after "soil has subsided" in a 20-foot, by 20-foot section of a tunnel. For decades, H...

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IPL2017 is special for Mumbai Indians, read why

IPL2017 is special for Mumbai Indians, read why

He is right now having 421 runs in the tournament with an astonishing average of 40. 7 Number of IPL final appearances for MS Dhoni, the most in the tournament's history. MS Dhoni could only make 1...

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