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Police called on diplomats as APEC summit tensions boil over

Police called on diplomats as APEC summit tensions boil over

Pato had refused to meet with the delegates, according to a source, who said: "It's not appropriate for the minister to negotiate solo with the Chinese". Both Xi and Pence were pushing a strong messag...

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Food safety officials stress safe handling of raw turkey

Food safety officials stress safe handling of raw turkey

But while you're making plans to whip up the most impressive turkey dish you can muster, remember that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are still working on a almost year-long investig...

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Apple Stock Hits a Three Month Low Amid Warnings from iPhone Suppliers

Apple Stock Hits a Three Month Low Amid Warnings from iPhone Suppliers

Lumentum, which supplies FaceID components for the iPhone XS , XS Max, and XR, has reduced its profit and revenue forecasts thanks to reduced orders from Apple . Apple didn't immediately respond to ...

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Singles' Day sets record at US$27bn in less than a day

Singles' Day sets record at US$27bn in less than a day

The annual retail celebration, originally dedicated to the nation's unattached, has become an important bellwether not just for the company, but also the country. The occasion also has big environment...

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Walmart vs. Target Black Friday 2018

Walmart vs. Target Black Friday 2018

Moreover, a shopper will not wait til Black Friday to get hundreds of deals to be unveiled. Black Friday deals will go live on Walmart .com at 10 p.m. Sony PlayStation 4 Bundle - Walmart will ...

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Marijuana Legalized in Michigan, Other States Next?

Marijuana Legalized in Michigan, Other States Next?

Permit retail sales of marijuana and edibles subject to a 10% tax, dedicated to implementation costs, clinical trials, schools, roads, and municipalities where marijuana businesses are located. If mor...

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The Fight for the Senate, 2018: The Results As They Come In

The Fight for the Senate, 2018: The Results As They Come In

The Trump administration now holds power in all branches of government - the presidency, the Congress and the Supreme Court - and if Democrats were to take back the House, they could put a pin in much...

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Russian Special Envoy Arrives in Iran as U.S. Implements Sanctions

Russian Special Envoy Arrives in Iran as U.S. Implements Sanctions

The Obama administration had lifted sanctions on entities dealing with those sectors as part of the 2015 nuclear deal, which exchanged sanctions relief for a rollback in Iran's nuclear program...

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Iran president warns of 'war situation' as sanctions resume

Iran president warns of 'war situation' as sanctions resume

U.S. president Donald Trump has said that the United States sanctions will hit Iran in a "big way" from 5 November, asserting that the "toughest-ever" punitive measures have been put in place for a ...

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Amazon is now offering free shipping for all holiday orders

Amazon is now offering free shipping for all holiday orders

Prime members live in an area served by the company's expanding same-day Prime Now delivery service. The company said it will offer free shipping, with no minimum purchase, on orders scheduled to ...

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Ten times over the limit: drunk Japanese pilot arrested in London

Ten times over the limit: drunk Japanese pilot arrested in London

Japan Airlines said the flight was delayed more than an hour and had to be operated by the remaining two pilots. At Uxbridge Magistrates' Court on Thursday, the pilot pleaded guilty to being over th...

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Asian markets soar on hopes of end to US-China trade war

Asian markets soar on hopes of end to US-China trade war

Trump has asked key US officials to begin drafting potential terms, Bloomberg said, adding that the push for a possible deal with China was prompted by his telephone call with Xi on Thursday. In ...

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Germany's Angela Merkel Says She Won't Seek Re-Election, Will Leave Party Role

Germany's Angela Merkel Says She Won't Seek Re-Election, Will Leave Party Role

Merkel's conservative Christian Democratic Union is defending its 19-year hold on Hesse, previously a stronghold of the centre-left Social Democrats, the chancellor's federal coalition partners in B...

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RBI governor Urjit Patel may resign after rift with govt

RBI governor Urjit Patel may resign after rift with govt

Amid instances of apparent differences between the government and the RBI, Acharya emphasised that undermining a central bank's independence is akin to committing a "self goal" for any government. Thi...

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Trump, Obama Head To Florida To Rally Voters Before Nov. 6 Elections

Trump, Obama Head To Florida To Rally Voters Before Nov. 6 Elections

Given that the two chambers are going to be crucial in fulfilling his political agenda as he goes for re-election in 2020, Trump for the past several weeks has been campaigning several days a week i...

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Trump says 'maybe' he regrets picking Fed's Powell

Trump says 'maybe' he regrets picking Fed's Powell

When asked whether he regrets nominating Powell to chair the Federal Reserve , Trump said it's "too early to say , but maybe". If that is the case, then the current half-century low unemployment...

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$100000 Powerball ticket sold in Fargo

$100000 Powerball ticket sold in Fargo

The next drawing will be held on Saturday at 11 p.m. EST. The third-largest Powerball drawing is in the books, so check your tickets. Cooper says the victor will owe the state $80 million in tax...

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Abe's Beijing visit underscores warming China-Japan ties

Abe's Beijing visit underscores warming China-Japan ties

In a speech to a business forum on Friday, Abe harked back to Japan's role in providing aid and private sector investment from the 1980s that helped turn China into an economic powerhouse. "From c...

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Central Intelligence Agency chief to brief Trump after report she heard Khashoggi tape

Central Intelligence Agency chief to brief Trump after report she heard Khashoggi tape

CIA Director Gina Haspel , who visited Turkey this week, listened to recorded audio of Khashoggi's murder obtained by Turkish investigators, Reuters reported Thursday, citing two unnamed sources....

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Wednesday Oil Markets: Crude Prices Stabilize

Wednesday Oil Markets: Crude Prices Stabilize

Still, oil markets remain nervous ahead of USA sanctions against Iran's crude exports, which kick in from November 4. Brent crude , the global benchmark, has dropped nearly 10 percent from ...

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Chinese vice premier analyzes economic, financial hot issues

Chinese vice premier analyzes economic, financial hot issues

Domestic demand turned out weaker than unexpectedly solid exports , ' said Kota Hirayama, senior emerging markets economist at SMBC Nikko Securities in Tokyo. Auto sales, for instance, fell for a t...

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Mega Millions Lottery: Winning chances increase for $2.25 billion jackpot

Mega Millions Lottery: Winning chances increase for $2.25 billion jackpot

Powerball officials reported that there were no winners and estimated that Wednesday's drawing would be worth $620 million. It is bound to become the largest prize in USA history. The first five balls...

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USA cautious over Khashoggi as new claims emerge

USA cautious over Khashoggi as new claims emerge

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo remained positive Wednesday about an ongoing Saudi probe into Khashoggi's disappearance, but he stressed that answers are needed. "It's bad, bad stuff". "And we're...

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SoftBank shares fall 5.5% as Saudi ties cause concern

SoftBank shares fall 5.5% as Saudi ties cause concern

Kudlow calls the U.S. It has been hit by cancellations since news emerged that Mr Khashoggi, a critic of his home country and writer for the Washington Post , has not been seen since visiting the Sau...

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No winning Mega Millions ticket, jackpot now $654 million

No winning Mega Millions ticket, jackpot now $654 million

If you think Mega Millions jackpots are more frequently larger, you're not imagining things. That's enough to buy yourself two more tickets for $2 each in the next jackpot. If you're looking for a t...

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Sanctions against Saudi would ‘rock the world’ says Saudi state owned press

Sanctions against Saudi would ‘rock the world’ says Saudi state owned press

Saudi Arabia had on Saturday dismissed accusations that Khashoggi was ordered murdered by a hit squad inside its Istanbul consulate, labelling it as "lies and baseless allegations". The Turkish ins...

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Saudi king calls Erdogan as Khashoggi fallout widens

Saudi king calls Erdogan as Khashoggi fallout widens

Although officials agreed to the investigation, Whitson said that the message from the Saudi government is clear. One source says the report will likely conclude that the operation was carried out w...

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Saudis Vow To Retaliate With 'Greater Action' If Hit With Sanctions

Saudis Vow To Retaliate With 'Greater Action' If Hit With Sanctions

Turkish officials fear Saudi agents killed and dismembered Khashoggi after he entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on October 2, claiming audio and video recordings of the murder exist although...

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Journalist Khashoggi's disappearance may send US-Saudi relations into a tailspin

Journalist Khashoggi's disappearance may send US-Saudi relations into a tailspin

The Washington Post reported that U.S. intelligence had intercepted communications of Saudi plans to kidnap Khashoggi, a critic of the kingdom and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman who fled into ex...

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United States rejects ICJ ruling that asked it to ease action on Iran

United States rejects ICJ ruling that asked it to ease action on Iran

Global benchmark Brent crude and U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) both jumped earlier this week to levels last seen in November 2014, as oil traders await U.S. dollar. India accounted for 12 per c...

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Toyota recalls more than 2.4 million hybrid cars over crash fault

Toyota recalls more than 2.4 million hybrid cars over crash fault

After reaching out to the auto giant, Toyota told us that customers affected by the recall will be contacted directly to alert them of the problem. "This recall affects limited numbers of customer...

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Diesel cheaper by Rs 4.06

Diesel cheaper by Rs 4.06

Petrol Price Hits Rs 84 in Delhi, Diesel Costs Rs 80 in Mumbai as Fuel Rates Continue to Soar . Petrol prices in Mumbai have also witnessed a hike of 18 paise and are being sold at Rs 87.15 per li...

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Greenlight comment adds to Tesla losses from Musk mocking SEC

Greenlight comment adds to Tesla losses from Musk mocking SEC

Musk has frequently sparred with short sellers who have bet against the company, and his tweet suggests he believes the SEC acted to benefit his enemies. Separately, a roofing tile product that c...

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USMCA Could Mean Big Things for Small Portion of Iowa Ag Economy

USMCA Could Mean Big Things for Small Portion of Iowa Ag Economy

Trump said he would sign the final agreement in late November, in about 60 days, and the pact is expected to be signed by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and outgoing Mexican President Enriq...

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Dairy and steel need help

Dairy and steel need help

Maxwell says the deal would also undercut bipartisan congressional efforts to put a moratorium on large agribusiness mergers and leave too much authority in the hands of the World Trade Organization. ...

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Senator Toomey Statement on Proposed US, Mexico, Canada Trade Agreement

Senator Toomey Statement on Proposed US, Mexico, Canada Trade Agreement

He soon found himself in Ottawa, a critical part of a full-court press to get an agreement done before the Sunday midnight deadline imposed by the U.S. Mexico has already slapped tariffs on USA pork...

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Facebook data leaked for 50 million users in security breach

Facebook data leaked for 50 million users in security breach

Next up is the waiting game, as Facebook continues its investigation and users scan for notifications that their accounts were targeted by the hackers. The issue was found by its engineering team on T...

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Trump says tensions with Canada's Trudeau 'all worked out'

Reaching a deal would remove a key irritant in the trading relationship between the US and Canada, its top export market. "The US relationship with China is much more complicated than its relation...

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Canada reaches a trade deal with US & Mexico under new name

Canada reaches a trade deal with US & Mexico under new name

The agreement will increase US access to Canada's dairy market beyond Trans-Pacific Partnership levels, a senior Trump administration official said. Talks to revamp NAFTA began in August a year ag...

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McDonald's is giving away free coffees of any size tomorrow

McDonald's is giving away free coffees of any size tomorrow

Starting early, the car-sharing service Car2Go is partnering with Top Pot Doughnuts offering a free cup of coffee today from 7 a.m.to 9:30 a.m. On Saturday, all Intelligentsia Coffee locations wil...

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