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Speculators raise USA crude oil net longs in wake of Harvey-CFTC

Speculators raise USA crude oil net longs in wake of Harvey-CFTC

The hurricanes have rattled energy markets, with Irma shutting Florida fuel stations and ports and Harvey earlier halting about one-quarter of the nation's refining capacity. Analysts at consultancy...

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US calls for Monday vote on new North Korea sanctions

US calls for Monday vote on new North Korea sanctions

The UN imposed its most severe round of sanctions against North Korea just weeks ago, which included a complete ban on coal and iron exports as well as blocking global sales of North Korean seaf...

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MLAs, 7 MPs under Scanner for spike in wealth

MLAs, 7 MPs under Scanner for spike in wealth

The petitioner said an analysis of assets declared during the 2014 Lok Sabha elections and 2016 Rajya Sabha elections, as well as elections to Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Kerala, Assam and West Bengal ass...

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Florida Being Battered By Hurricane Force Winds

Florida Being Battered By Hurricane Force Winds

At least one other possibly storm-related fatal auto crash was reported on Sunday in Orange County , Florida. Damage across the state has been widespread but mostly restricted to cosmetics with t...

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Hurricane Irma: Storm hits west coast of Florida

Hurricane Irma: Storm hits west coast of Florida

About 155,000 people had taken refuge in 573 shelters across the state. Most of the outages are in Savannah, Ga., and the surrounding areas. Doppler radar data indicate that maximum sustained wind...

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Amber warning in force as Storm Aileen brings 75mph winds to Derbyshire

Amber warning in force as Storm Aileen brings 75mph winds to Derbyshire

Rain and strong winds will arrive in the west during the late morning and this will quickly spread during the afternoon. " Winds will moderate overnight and showers will become mostly confined to...

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Storm hits west coast of Florida

Storm hits west coast of Florida

This state has never seen a storm surge like this. The Caribbean saw scenes of catastrophic destruction, a preview of what Florida faces as the onslaught brought about by Hurricane Irma co...

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Japanese PM, Modi to lay foundation for Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train

Japanese PM, Modi to lay foundation for Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train

Of the Rs1,10,000 crore, Rs88,000 crore, or almost 85 per cent of the total cost, will come as a soft loan from the Japanese government. It will have a capacity of 750 passengers. "The two leaders wil...

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Hurricane Irma: Naples, Florida mayor says city

Hurricane Irma: Naples, Florida mayor says city "dodged" storm surge predictions

Irma's storm surge inundated Jacksonville with record-setting floods, prompting the city government to issue a flash flood emergency on Monday. Even though the company has deployed roughly 20,000 w...

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Hurricane Irma Damage Estimates Smaller Than Feared

Hurricane Irma Damage Estimates Smaller Than Feared

As rain and flash flooding continued to strike northern Florida and Georgia, the governor of Florida Rick Scott said it would "take some time " before people could return to their homes. At the ver...

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AIADMK General Council ousts Sasikala, Dinakaran

AIADMK General Council ousts Sasikala, Dinakaran

Sasikala's time to be "leading" the AIADMK is officially over. Chief Minister K Palaniswami and his Deputy O Pannerselvam were among those who were present at today's meeting of the decision-maki...

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United Nations says 313000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh

United Nations says 313000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh

United Nations diplomats have said China has been resisting involvement by the top United Nations council in addressing the crisis. Pressure mounted on Myanmar on Tuesday to end violence that has se...

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Irma weakens to Category 1 storm

Irma weakens to Category 1 storm

This means most people who chose to stay hunkered down at home or in a shelter can expect hurricane-force winds in excess of 74 miles per hour as early as Sunday afternoon. Miami and Florida State ...

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CU Boulder maintains high marks among college rankings for 2017, 2018

CU Boulder maintains high marks among college rankings for 2017, 2018

U.S. News & World Report rankings are based on measures of academic peer assessment, graduation and retention rates, faculty resources, student selectivity, financial resources and alumni giving. 3), ...

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Remnants of Irma move into central IN by mid-week

Remnants of Irma move into central IN by mid-week

Wednesday: 40 percent chance of scattered showers, mainly before 3 p.m.; high of 76. But a more extreme scenario of heavy rain , gusty winds and a chance of isolated tornadoes can't be ruled out...

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Genocide: Brazilian Gold Miners Boast of Massacring Uncontacted Amazon Tribe

Genocide: Brazilian Gold Miners Boast of Massacring Uncontacted Amazon Tribe

As of 2007, there were an estimated 67 uncontacted tribes in Brazil, which is the highest number in the world, with the island of New Guinea taking second place. Isolated peoples are particularly vu...

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'Fluffy' the shark will return to the sea

'Fluffy' the shark will return to the sea

The two-metre shark, nicknamed "Fluffy", made global headlines after he was found thrashing around on the shore of Manly Beach on Monday. Rob Daly told 7 News Online that he was just nipping out f...

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Some of Trump's lawyers wanted Kushner ousted in June

Some of Trump's lawyers wanted Kushner ousted in June

The recommendation, though not unanimously endorsed by the president's growing legal representation, made it to the president's desk, where Trump dismissed it because of his belief that Kushner hadn't...

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Here's Everything That Has Happened So Far with Hurricane Irma

Here's Everything That Has Happened So Far with Hurricane Irma

St. Maarten, a major global destination for US and European carriers, was in ruins after the storm. "We were in shock when we went outside", Garcia, 34, told CNN . "We are dealing with satellite phon...

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Templeton High students find understanding for 9/11 remembrance after stair climb

Templeton High students find understanding for 9/11 remembrance after stair climb

At 8:47, the moment of the first attack, more than 100 local firefighters and first responders start the trek up 110 stories- the height of the fallen World Trade Center towers. The first such climb w...

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