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Obama Admin Strikes 'Jerusalem' From Israel

As Clinton reached the door to the plane, he threw open his arms, slapped Obama on the back and shook his hand. Someone on the flight crew says something to Obama and he smiles and shakes his head. Outside Israel's parliament on Thursday, an estimated 50,000 Israelis filed past Peres's flag-draped coffin as it lay in state. But former President Bill Clinton , who also spoke at Peres' funeral, was taking his time. Read More

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U.S. Suspends Peace Talks With Russia Over Syria

U.S. Suspends Peace Talks With Russia Over Syria

Responding to the suspension of the talks, Russian Federation said it regretted the United States move, accusing Washington of trying to shift blame for the collapse of the ceasefire. Still, he said government forces will not be able to storm rebel-held neighborhoods of the city. The Obama administration had been working with Russian Federation for months to forge a cease-fire that ended Assad's attacks on rebel and civilian areas and separated US -supported, "moderate" groups from fighters ... Read More

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Satellite images show activity at North Korea nuclear test site

Writing for 38 North, a Johns Hopkins University website dedicated to North Korea issues, analyst Jack Liu stated on Thursday satellite imagery from October 1 show "continuing activity" at all three tunnels on site. Security Council to isolate North Korea over its nuclear weapons program and counter its growing threat to world order, the us envoy to the United Nations said on Sunday. Read More

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Canada plans C$50/ton carbon tax by 2022 to meet climate goals

Canada plans C$50/ton carbon tax by 2022 to meet climate goals

The minimum price would rise by Can$10 each year to a maximum of 50 Canadian Dollars per tonne in 2022. Today, we introduce our plan for pricing carbon pollution to build a clean economy and protect Canadians' health. A pipeline to the coast would allow the province's oil to fetch a better price on overseas markets. British Columbia already has a carbon tax. Trudeau says the federal government will implement a price in any province or territory that doesn't have either a carbon price or a ... Read More

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Train service set to resume after deadly New Jersey crash

Some 30,000 people normally pass through the Hokoben depot as they travel to and from Manhattan and the surrounding areas. Tickets will only be cross-honored on Hudson-Bergen Light Rail, NJ Transit buses and private carriers. The entire historic terminal was cordoned off following the September 29 crash because of "extensive damage". The NTSB says the train was traveling at 8 miles per hour and sped up for about 30 seconds before hitting 21 miles per hour. Read More

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Donald Trump to hold campaign rally in Cincinnati

Donald Trump to hold campaign rally in Cincinnati

The bill set up drug sentencing guidelines that targeted African American populations disproportionately and led to a huge increase of incarceration for minorities. Republican nominee Donald Trump on Tuesday touted the misstep , saying Bill "went through hell last night" after Hillary heard his comments. Clinton's campaign says the president will speak on her behalf at a Greensboro public event on Tuesday October 11 and urge people to vote early. Read More

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CPI on surgical strikes

CPI on surgical strikes

Twitterati lashed out at Kejriwal for indirectly calling on the PM to prove the strikes happened. In the process, the BJP appears to forget that one can be politically opposed to the ruling party and yet laud its Prime Minister for the surgical strikes and more. Read More

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Marvel reveals "Iron Fist" launch date for new Netflix series

IRON FIST with Finn Jones is set for March 17, 2017 . Given all this, it makes flawless sense that she would want to get a bit of self-defense training - and it seems that she's turning to an Iron Fist character to do just that. Now it looks like the Iron Fist is about to be put down on the streets of NY, but when does Marvel's Iron Fist come to Netflix? Beyond that, things are a little more unclear other than that there is a "Daredevil" season 3 and a " Jessica Jones " season 2 ... Read More

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After 91 years, Ford's Australian car production line ends

After 91 years, Ford's Australian car production line ends

Ford announced three years ago it would stop making vehicles at its unprofitable Australian plants, a decision matched by the country's two other big auto makers, U.S. General Motors owned Holden is set to end local manufacturing at the end of 2017 , as will Toyota at the same time . According to ABC News , around half of those in manufacturing jobs have left the company, or have moved in product development and customer service departments. Read More

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Syrian regime forces gain control of key Aleppo area

Syrian government forces seized around half of a key opposition-held neighborhood in Aleppo on Thursday in a new advance against rebels, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said. The veteran diplomat addressed his plea directly to the former Nusra fighters: "And if you did decide to leave, in dignity with your weapons, to Idlib or anywhere you wanted to go, I personally am ready, physically ready, to accompany you". Read More

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Japan to remain vigilant after China air force drill

Japan to remain vigilant after China air force drill

He added that the planes didn't "trespass" into Japan's territorial airspace, although he said it was the first time that Chinese military aircraft had been seen in the Miyako Strait. The planes were en route to the Western Pacific for exercises, it said. A recent poll by the Washington-based Pew Research Centre found that 35 percent of Japanese respondents were "very concerned" and another 45 percent "somewhat concerned" that the dispute over the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands could erupt into ... Read More

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