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Trump pushes "extreme vetting" in wake of attack

Trump's reaction "is in keeping with his responses to other attacks" in which the perpetrator was alleged to have possible links with Islamic State, says Al Jazeera English . At a press briefing, New York City mayor Bill de Blasio and New York governor Andrew Cuomo condemned the attack as an act of terrorism but urged New Yorkers not to be afraid of further attacks. Read More

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Trump Will Consider Sending NYC Terrorist to Guantanamo Bay

Trump Will Consider Sending NYC Terrorist to Guantanamo Bay

The legislation was signed into law by President George H.W. Bush. Trump said during his presidential campaign that he would send more "bad dudes" to the prison. "We're so politically correct that we're afraid to do anything", he said. "We also have to come up with punishment that's far quicker and far greater than the punishment these animals are getting now". Read More

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John Podesta: I'm the victim of a 'big lie campaign' by Trump

John Podesta: I'm the victim of a 'big lie campaign' by Trump

The brother of former Clinton campaign chair John Podesta , Tony is now reportedly under scrutiny for possible violations of the Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA) relating to his group's business with the Ukranian government. The Podesta Group has repeatedly insisted that it was unaware that Manafort was using the European Centre for a Modern Ukraine to improve the image of then-Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych. Read More

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Ilham Aliyev: Turkey-Azerbaijan friendship, brotherhood play stabilizing role in region

Ilham Aliyev: Turkey-Azerbaijan friendship, brotherhood play stabilizing role in region

Ilham Aliyev said that today the Turkey-Azerbaijan friendship, brotherhood and unity is an important factor for the region and plays a stabilizing role in the region. The link "will create completely new possibilities not only in our region but beyond". The port at Alat, which Azerbaijan says is planned to be the largest in the Caspian Sea region, will triple its capacity to 15 million tonnes of cargo per year when the first phase of an expansion program is completed in mid-2018, he said. Read More

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Tropical storm watch issued in Florida

Tropical storm watch issued in Florida

Philippe's maximum sustained winds as of th 5:00 p.m. advisory are 40 miles per hour, and the storm is moving north at 29 miles per hour. But the hurricane center gives it an 80 percent chance of organizing itself into a tropical depression or storm as it arcs toward Cuba and the Bahamas. Read More

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At least 10 die in 2 vehicle bombings in Mogadishu

At least 10 die in 2 vehicle bombings in Mogadishu

The second auto bomb exploded near the former parliament building, and the extent of damage caused by the second explosion is not yet clear. The second explosion took place around 30 minutes later near security forces. "We can hear the gunfire but it is hard to know who is fighting, the forces cordoned off the building and no-one can go close to it", said a witness called Abdulahi Nure. Read More

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Colin Kaepernick Reportedly Signed A $1 Million Book Deal With One World

Colin Kaepernick Reportedly Signed A $1 Million Book Deal With One World

Kaepernick was joined by a number of NFL players spurring a national conversation about political activism by athletes. The meeting is scheduled for Tuesday in Manhattan. Kaepernick kneeled to protest police brutality and racial injustice in the U.S. Free agent Kaepernick, who has remained unemployed since opting out of his contract with the 49ers in March, filed a grievance against the National Football League two weeks ago over alleged collusion to keep him unsigned. Read More

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First highway project under Bharatmala by 2018-end : Gadkari

First highway project under Bharatmala by 2018-end : Gadkari

For the BMP programme, Rs 2.09 lakh crore will be raised as debt from the market , Rs 1.06 lakh crore of private investments would be mobilized through PPP and Rs 2.19 lakh crore is to be provided out of accruals to the Central Road Fund (CRF), toll-operate-maintain transfer (ToT) monetisation proceeds and toll collections of the National Highways Authority of India ( NHAI ). Read More

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Former presidents take stage at hurricane benefit concert

The appeal backed by the ex-presidents has raised $31 million since it began on September 7, said Jim McGrath, spokesman for George H.W. Bush. "There's still work to do", Clinton said. Bush and Barack Obama. "As we begin to rebuild, some of America's finest public servants are spearheading the One America Appeal", said Trump, whose administration's response to the heavy storm damage in Puerto Rico has drawn fire. Read More

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Body Cameras Have Little Effect on Police Behavior

Body Cameras Have Little Effect on Police Behavior

The study ran from June 2015 to last December. "The cameras might encourage positive behavioral change and the video footage might be useful as evidence". should not expect dramatic reductions in documented uses of force or complaints, or other large-scale shifts in police behavior, exclusively from the deployment of this technology". Read More

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Al Franken Tears Into Jeff Sessions Over Shifting Narratives on Russia Meetings

Al Franken Tears Into Jeff Sessions Over Shifting Narratives on Russia Meetings

Sessions added after a pause, appearing to egg Leahy on in his line of questioning, before finally answering, "No". But Sessions said the errors of Comey's handling of the Clinton email case can't be overstated. " You can make determinations about where an investigation is likely to go before you actually speak to the subject of that investigation", Mr. Holder told the host of "The Lead". Read More

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Nation focuses on teen driving safety

Nation focuses on teen driving safety

According to data from the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) and National Safety Council (NSC) research, more United States teens are killed by vehicle crashes than anything else and they're three times more likely to be involved in a crash compared to a more experience driver. Read More

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Total sticks with Iran deal if US imposes sanctions: CEO

Total sticks with Iran deal if US imposes sanctions: CEO

He said Iran would stick by its commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal, which Trump has threatened to "terminate" unless the US Congress tightens sanctions on the country. He also said that his new strategy begins with imposing tough sanctions on the IRGC, accusing Iran of "proliferation of missiles and weapons that threaten its neighbor's global trade and freedom of navigation". Read More

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Multiple injuries reported in shooting at Maryland business park

Multiple injuries reported in shooting at Maryland business park

The wounded were in critical condition, according to a spokeswoman for the University of Maryland Medical Center's R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore. Prince has been an employee for four months, working as a machine operator, owner Barak Caba told the AP in a brief telephone interview. He is thought to have sped away from the scene in a 2000 black Acadia, with a DE licence plate. Read More

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Use CSR funds to strengthen Ayurveda system: PM

Use CSR funds to strengthen Ayurveda system: PM

He said the government has allowed 100 per cent FDI in health care. "I urge them not take a step back but talk more about the benefits of the Indian medicine among patients and community", Dr. Rather it should be scaled up further. In yet another push to the BJP government's "Clean India" campaign, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday hailed the construction of toilets ('izzat ghar') in Uttar Pradesh, which, he hoped, will prevent the dignity of Indian women. Read More

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