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Gas prices spike in Great Lake states

Gas prices spike in Great Lake states

Some refiners postponed scheduled maintenance as hurricane Harvey approached, now that maintenance and some repairs are underway. The Explorer Pipeline , which runs from the Gulf Coast through St. ...

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Former DNC Chair Donna Brazile drops bombshell about Hillary Clinton

Former DNC Chair Donna Brazile drops bombshell about Hillary Clinton

In an explosive and " deeply disturbing " piece for Politico Magazine on Thursday, former interim chair of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) Donna Brazile drew upon her brief experience at ...

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China Again Blocks Move to List Masood Azhar as Global Terrorist

China Again Blocks Move to List Masood Azhar as Global Terrorist

This is the second time Beijing has vetoed the proposal which was first moved by India at the Al Qaida Sanctions Committee of the United Nations Security Council in March a year ago. India says only...

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation seeks stronger ties with South Korea

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation seeks stronger ties with South Korea

Meanwhile, China and South Korea are to work together to persuade the North to give up its nuclear programme. NATO warned it had the "capabilities and resolve to respond to any aggression" meted out...

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NY terror attack victims include Argentine school reunion group

NY terror attack victims include Argentine school reunion group

He had recently lost more than 90 pounds and was out for a bike ride between meetings on Tuesday when the truck hit him. Muminov also says Saipov was "not happy with his life" and would get into a...

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Explosion at Indian power plant kills 16, injures dozens

Explosion at Indian power plant kills 16, injures dozens

In the power plant, the automatic gate of Boiler was opened without alerting the workers. "Hot flue gases and steam let out by the blast severely injured several workers", he said. The company said ...

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House Bill Would Tax Offshore Corporate Profits at Up to 12%

House Bill Would Tax Offshore Corporate Profits at Up to 12%

Middle-income families would pay less, thanks to doubling of the standard deduction and an increase in the child tax credit. Indeed, the Tax Policy Center found that households in the top 1 percen...

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Wisconsin-based Book World closing all 45 stores in 7 states

Wisconsin-based Book World closing all 45 stores in 7 states

The company's senior vice president Mark Dupont says 325 employees will lose their jobs as a result. Staff at the Baraboo store said they couldn't comment on the announcement. Houghton's store will ...

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'Fake news' named word of the year 2017

'Fake news' named word of the year 2017

The term "fake news", enthusiastically used by American President Donald Trump whenever he gets a chance has been named the 2017 word of the year by Collins Dictionary. "Much of this year's list" wa...

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Trump tweets NYC terror suspect 'should get the death penalty'

Trump tweets NYC terror suspect 'should get the death penalty'

Federal prosecutors say in court papers that 29-year-old Sayfullo Saipov asked to display the Islamic State group's flag in his hospital room. The suspect was shot in the chest by a police offic...

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APA Stress in America survey: U.S. at 'lowest point we can remember'

APA Stress in America survey: U.S. at 'lowest point we can remember'

Slightly more than one in five of the respondents said unemployment and low wages (22 percent) and climate change and environmental issues (21 percent) were causing them significant stress. Elizabeth ...

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More than 37.8M fire extinguishers manufactured in NC recalled

More than 37.8M fire extinguishers manufactured in NC recalled

Emergency responders could not get the recalled Kidde fire extinguishers to work. Kidde says it is aware of one death from a 2014 auto fire, 16 injuries and 91 reports of property damage related to ...

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The Balfour Declaration for a Jewish homeland — AP Was There

The Balfour Declaration for a Jewish homeland — AP Was There

The Balfour Declaration was put into action in April 1920 at the San Remo conference of World War I allies which delivered a mandate on Palestine , then a region of the Ottoman Empire. We are on the ...

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Israel and Syria exchange fire following factory airstrike

Israel and Syria exchange fire following factory airstrike

It added that the Syrian air defense system responded to the attack, firing several surface-to-air missiles. The Israeli army refused to comment on the report . Israeli officials have expressed ala...

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Hillary Clinton Jokes About Going as President for Halloween (Womp Womp)

Hillary Clinton Jokes About Going as President for Halloween (Womp Womp)

The 37-year-old was wearing a pair of skinny black trousers and a tan trench coat along with the lighthearted hat, which was a reference to the rest of her outfit not being a Halloween costume, Daily ...

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'Dev Bhoomi' must defeat demons unleashed by Congress, says PM Modi

'Dev Bhoomi' must defeat demons unleashed by Congress, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday tore into the Congress government in poll-bound Himachal Pradesh, saying the party leadership had made itself a "laughing club" that vows zero tolerance to...

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Myanmar's Suu Kyi visits troubled Rakhine

Myanmar's Suu Kyi visits troubled Rakhine

By comparison, communal violence in 2012 in Sittwe, the capital of Rakhine, led to the killing of almost 200 people and the displacement of about 140,000, a lot of them Rohingya. "The Rohingya people ...

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Ardern to raise Manus Island with Turnbull

Papua New Guinea's High Court ruled previous year that the Manus centre, first opened in 2001, was illegal and the camp was scheduled to close on October 31, when security staff withdrew. There's no f...

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Cover Missouri to Assist in Enrollment for Affordable Care Act

Cover Missouri to Assist in Enrollment for Affordable Care Act

Sign-up gets underway today for the Delaware's Health Insurance Marketplace. If enrollees aren't paying for those massive premium hikes, who is? "In Oregon, we want people to get health insurance", ...

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Catalan President Won't Return to Spain to Face Charges

Catalan President Won't Return to Spain to Face Charges

This came after Catalan lawmakers voted to declare independence of the affluent north-eastern region. If an arrest warrant is issued, it could take 60 days to extradite Puigdemont to Spain, lawyers ...

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