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Philippines declares martial law in Mindanao

But he has said many times that martial law may be needed to solve many other problems, including illegal drugs. President Rodrigo Duterte met with Russia President Vladimir Putin on evening o...

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I'm no supporter of Corbyn, says Sedgefield Labour candidate

There were some restrictions that would allow people to hold onto their home while they lived in it and then have the value deducted from their estate after they die. But in a weird denial of the U-tu...

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Ex-CIA chief says he warned Russians about election meddling

It lays out the case for Flynn, the former national security adviser, to invoke his right against self-incrimination. Former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn declined on Monda...

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Ag Groups Concerned About NAFTA Renegotiations

Ag Groups Concerned About NAFTA Renegotiations

American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall said in a statement: "The American Farm Bureau looks forward to working with the administration, Congress, other agricultural groups, and offi...

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Institutional Portfolio Favorite in Spotlight: Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALXN)

Institutional Portfolio Favorite in Spotlight: Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALXN)

Regions Finance reported 30,042 shares stake. Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN ) shares have moved -5.20% in the week and -4.11% in the month. It has underperformed by 34.82% the S&P500. $342,90...

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Manchester Bombing: Man Arrested in Connection With Attack at Ariana Grande Concert

Manchester Police Chief Constable Ian Hopkins made a public statement early Tuesday local time, saying "We are now treating this as a terrorist incident" and said the wounded are being treated at ...

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North Korea successfully launches new missile

Earlier, South Korea's military officials have said that the Pukguksong-2, which is a land-based version of Pyongyang's submarine-launched weapon, uses solid fuel. correspondents that the government w...

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Trump Budget Numbers Make No Sense

Trump Budget Numbers Make No Sense

Trump's budget would slash spending on these programs by $616 billion over the next 10 years. But not all House Republicans heeded that call. But many other Republican lawmakers, seeing a budget t...

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The victims of the Manchester Arena bombing

The victims of the Manchester Arena bombing

In a statement released through Lancashire County Council, Tarleton Community Primary School headteacher Chris Upton said: "News of Saffie's death in this appalling attack has come as a tremendous s...

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Texas' 'second-chance' bill would seal some criminal records

AUSTIN, Texas (AP ) - Texas Republicans have been pushing an aggressive agenda despite promised court challenges, including legislation that would let police ask drivers whether they're in the US lega...

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Olivier Giroud will 'most probably' stay at Arsenal amid Marseille talk

Philippe Coutinho wants to establish a legacy at Liverpool rather than leave and be "another player" at Barcelona, Bayern Munich or Real Madrid. "Stay here and they will end up building a statue ...

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Trump extends protected status for 59000 Haitians

Trump extends protected status for 59000 Haitians

The TPS was originally granted by the Obama administration in 2010 following Haiti's catastrophic quake that killed approximately 220,000 people and displaced 1.5 million. Unfortunately, the advocacy ...

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Target Price Review on Finjan Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:FNJN)

Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) has risen 14.91% since May 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 183.69% the S&P500. Liberty Property Trust (LPT ) is a part of Financial sector and be...

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Indy pole sitter Dixon robbed at gunpoint at Taco Bell

Indy pole sitter Dixon robbed at gunpoint at Taco Bell

Dixon's third Indy 500 pole was the best qualifying run in 21 years at Indy, his four-lap average a brisk 232.164 miles per hour. Glenys Dixon said her son did the right thing but was still in dis...

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European economic rebound showing surprising strength

European economic rebound showing surprising strength

A survey shows that business confidence in Germany has risen to its highest level in 26 years. The results are consistent with quarterly economic growth of 0.6-0.7 percent, higher than the first...

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Trump plays up Middle East peace hopes after talks with Palestinian president

He spoke in a joint news conference with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on May 22. "It's more about, "come along now", and she's swatting his hand away as a child would, from the top do...

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Iran President Hassan Rouhani Blasts Trump's Saudi Summit

Iran President Hassan Rouhani Blasts Trump's Saudi Summit

Trump called for a U.S. alliance with Muslim countries aimed at fighting "terrorism", singling out Iran as a major source of funding and support for armed groups in the Arab world. "The Iranian peop...

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Moody's downgrades China, expects financial strength to erode as debt rises

The outlook for China was changed from stable to negative. China is faced with balancing the challenges of slowing economic growth and rising financial risks stemming from soaring debt. Moody's said...

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Unity, consensus is solution against terrorism: Iranian President

Unity, consensus is solution against terrorism: Iranian President

It has said it backs Trump's call to strengthen the monitoring of the deal, but has reassured France's commitment to its implementation, including the lifting of sanctions. "I hope that the day will c...

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3 of the most painful cuts in Donald Trump's new budget

3 of the most painful cuts in Donald Trump's new budget

The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) director Mick Mulvaney told reporters that the administration's budget would favor Americans who paid federal income tax over those who received feder...

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Real Madrid players Troll Barcelona's Gerard Pique during La Liga title celebrations

Real Madrid players Troll Barcelona's Gerard Pique during La Liga title celebrations

Since then Barcelona have won the title in 2012-13, 2014-15 and past year, 2015-16. The battle to qualify for the Europa League went down to the last minute when Juanmi's header gave Real Sociedad...

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Iran sanctions 9 American firms as countermeasure

The nuclear sanctions waiver was widely expected after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson certified last month that Iran was complying with the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) negotiated un...

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John Bolton: Action must follow Trump's Saudi speech

In his speech, Trump steered clear of such invective, but he echoed former President George W. Bush's famous declaration after the September 11, 2001 attacks , "Either you are with us, or you are wit...

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Russian oil companies agree to extend deal on oil production cut

Investors also kept a close eye on US crude stockpile data, which is scheduled for release by the Energy Information Administration Wednesday. On Monday, Russian and Saudi energy ministers said in...

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Icy reception to Trump budget from fellow Republicans

Icy reception to Trump budget from fellow Republicans

Trump's budget would cut $200 million from the program, which provides food for pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children up to age five. "No question, because I don't believe the president...

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New BP oil project breathes new life into North Sea

New BP oil project breathes new life into North Sea

The Schiehallion and the adjacent Loyal fields , which were first developed in the 1990s, have been redeveloped through the Quad 204 project by BP and partners Shell and Siccar Point Energy . "The...

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Investor's Watch List: Viacom, Inc. (VIAB)

Investor's Watch List: Viacom, Inc. (VIAB)

The stock of Marriott International Inc (NASDAQ:MAR) earned "Buy" rating by Evercore on Monday, September 7. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.09%. Rosenblatt Se...

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Trump seeks to rally Muslim leaders around fighting extremism

The first day of Trump's visit saw the announcement of hundreds of billions of dollars in trade deals, welcome news for Trump as he faces mounting troubles at home. "Terrorists do not worship God", ...

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Cool temperatures, rain affect North Dakota planting

Cool temperatures, rain affect North Dakota planting

Growers in some areas were able to get some corn planted during a short period from April 23-25; however, most of the corn was planted on May 5 or later. And across most of the Corn Belt, pasture and ...

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Trump, Abbas call for new start to Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

Trump, Abbas call for new start to Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

I am telling you - that's what I do - they are ready to reach for peace. Having insisted that he was capable of striking the "ultimate deal" for peace between Palestinians and Israelis, Trump made...

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