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Brexit


Telegraph.co.uk

Liam Fox: Britain will be great again after Brexit
Telegraph.co.uk
Liam Fox, the International Trade Secretary, will put Britain firmly on the path to withdrawing from the European Union's single market in a dramatic speech this week. He will make a major speech to the World Trade Organisation on Tuesday, signalling ...
EU Has More to Lose Than U.K. If Brexit Curbs Trade, Study FindsBloomberg

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 21:02:00 GMT


Reuters

Anti-Brexit group challenges UK government over Article 50 disclosure
Reuters
LONDON A group opposed to Britain's exit from the European Union has accused the government of refusing to allow it to make public the official justification for triggering Article 50 to start the Brexit process without a parliamentary vote. The ...
Brexit Base Camp: the UK's Long, Hard Climb Begins NowFortune
Boris Johnson Sees a 'False Analogy' Between Brexit and US PoliticsABC News
Brexit will complete Margaret Thatcher's economic revolutionTelegraph.co.uk
BBC News -Wall Street Journal -The Guardian
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 09:27:00 GMT


Telegraph.co.uk

City looks to new passporting rules to weather the Brexit storm
Telegraph.co.uk
On Monday, however, analysts at influential credit rating agency Moody's suggested the fears may be overdone, predicting the “direct impact” of the loss of passporting rights would be “modest” and “manageable”. If passports are forfeited as part of ...

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 16:08:38 GMT


Telegraph.co.uk

Brexit warning: US bank bosses from Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and BlackRock threaten Theresa May with ...
Telegraph.co.uk
Estimates of possible City job losses from a “hard Brexit” have ranged widely from 40,000 to 80,000 over the next decade, with JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley saying they could shift over 1,000 employees. Citigroup, Goldman Sachs and Bank of America have ...
US banks THREATEN to pull out of UK if PM May doesn't meet Brexit demandsExpress.co.uk

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 13:50:27 GMT


Spectator.co.uk (blog)

Who is to blame for Brexit?
Spectator.co.uk (blog)
With Italy facing a referendum that could unseat its president, the EU's member states in furious conflict over immigration, and Hillary Clinton looking like an increasingly shaky last line of defence, our very own Brexit is being held up as the model ...
David Cameron over-ruled a naked poster of Nigel Farage during BrexitDaily Mail

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 10:17:10 GMT


European Union


CNBC

Boeing, US welcome WTO report slamming EU's Airbus loans
CNBC
The U.S. government and Boeing have welcomed a World Trade Organization (WTO) report that revealed how the European Union (EU) failed to stop unfair government subsidies to French plane-maker Airbus despite previous rulings by the global trade ...
European Union failed to stop Airbus subsidies, WTO rulesTravel Weekly
EU Failed to Cut Off Illegal Subsidies to Airbus, WTO RulesWall Street Journal
Airbus scoffs, Boeing crows as WTO slams EU for failing to address illegal subsidiesThe Seattle Times
Telegraph.co.uk -Boeing
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 03:24:00 GMT


Washington Post

European Union weighs in against bill to help 9-11 victims sue Saudi Arabia
Washington Post
In a letter to the State Department, the European Union delegation to the United States called on President Obama “to act in order to prevent the JASTA bill from becoming law,” referring to the acronym for the “Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism ...
European Union asks Obama to stop 9/11 Saudi billReuters

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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:35:50 GMT


Economic Times

Stop Baloch atrocities or face sanctions: European Union to Pakistan
Economic Times
GENEVA (Switzerland): Expressing solidarity with the people of Balochistan against Pakistan's atrocities, European Parliament vice president Ryszard Czarnecki has said the European Union may impose economic and political sanctions on Islamabad, if the ...
European Union: Pakistan may face sanctions over atrocities in Balochistanhttp://www.newsgram.com/
European Parliament Warns Pakistan of Sanctions Over Baloch AtrocitiesNews18
Pakistan may face EU sanctions over rights abuses in BalochistanAsia Times
News Nation
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:25:00 GMT


Wall Street Journal

Philippine President Duterte Lashes Out at European Union
Wall Street Journal
MANILA—President Rodrigo Duterte lashed out again against foreign critics of his bloody war on illegal drugs, accusing the European Union of hypocrisy for expressing concern over alleged extrajudicial killings here. Mr. Duterte took exception to a ...
Philippines President Duterte Tells European Union 'F--k You' Over Drug War KillingsInternational Business Times
Duterte shows middle finger to the European Union, says 'f**k you'International Business Times UK
EU urges PH to stop extrajudicial killings of drug suspectsInquirer.net
TIME -Reuters -Rappler -Washington Post
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 05:25:15 GMT


NDTV

European Union Looks Beyond Barack Obama To Clinch Free Trade Deal
NDTV
Free trade deal between EU and the US being pushed before the end of Barack Obama's presidency. Bratislava: A last-gasp push to seal a landmark free trade deal between the European Union and the United States before the end of Barack Obama's ...
Prospects Dim for 2016 EU-US Trade DealVoice of America
European Union ministers scramble to salvage US trade dealZee Business
EU weighs new approach in talks on US trade pactArkansas Online
The Independent -Bismarck Tribune
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:46:00 GMT


China


Reuters

Canada, China sign law enforcement agreements during Li visit
Reuters
TORONTO Canada and China signed three law enforcement accords among the 29 agreements made during Premier Li Keqiang's Canadian visit, the countries said in a joint statement on Saturday. One agreement concerned the "sharing and return of ...
China views potential deal with Canada as means to break US trade lockSouth China Morning Post
Prime Minister announces increased collaboration with ChinaPrime Minister of Canada (press release)
Dion denies extradition treaty negotiations with ChinaThe Globe and Mail
New York Times -Huffington Post Canada -Business Standard
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 20:53:00 GMT


Washington Post

China's influence over Hollywood grows
Washington Post
China has never been shy about its desire to acquire “soft power” – the kind of cultural and economic influence that can't be wielded by military might. And Hollywood has often been a partner in its project. China's bid for soft power was on show this ...
China's Dalian Wanda opens $5.1 billion tourism parkReuters
Sony and Wanda Team Up to Market Films in ChinaWall Street Journal
Wanda Group partners with Sony Pictures, giving China's richest man a leg up in HollywoodLos Angeles Times
BBC News -This is Money -Deadline
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 12:03:02 GMT


New York Times

International Business|In Australia, China's Appetite Shifts From Rocks to Real Estate
New York Times
China back then was growing at a breathtaking pace and needed all the Australian rocks it could get. Mine workers like Mr. Meadowcroft kept a punishing schedule: 13 consecutive days of 12-hour shifts, a day off, then another 13 consecutive days of 12 ...

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 09:01:08 GMT


Aljazeera.com

China in debt
Aljazeera.com
As outlooks are adjusted accordingly, it isn't the country's profit margins that are causing concern, but the decades of spending on unfinished building projects that have created a deluge of bad debt for China. Taxpayers point the finger of blame at ...

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 11:27:33 GMT


New York Times

Chinese Jews of Ancient Lineage Huddle Under Pressure
New York Times
KAIFENG, China — The rooms where ruddy-faced Chinese men and women once assembled to pray in Hebrew and Mandarin are silent. Signs and exhibits that celebrated centuries of Jewish life have disappeared. An ancient well, believed to be the last ...

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 17:12:46 GMT


World


Los Angeles Times

Canada-Russia semifinal has World Cup players eager to go
Los Angeles Times
Team Canada was the first World Cup of Hockey semifinalist to practice at the Air Canada Centre on Saturday morning in advance of its match against Russia in the first knockout game of the tournament. Canada will face Russia on Saturday and Sweden will ...
Five great World Cup performances that will carry into NHL seasonSportsnet.ca
World Cup of Hockey: Canada, Russia renew their historic rivalryCBC.ca
2016 World Cup of Hockey Schedule/ScoresESPN

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 17:45:00 GMT


New York Times

Why the Fashion World Is Obsessed With 'RuPaul's Drag Race'
New York Times
And because this is also “RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars” — one of the reality TV shows in the mini-drag empire overseen by RuPaul Charles, the self-proclaimed drag “supermodel of the world” — Ms. Edwards, a drawling diva out of Mesquite, Tex ...

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 10:00:01 GMT


Los Angeles Times

Penguins will feel pain of Matt Murray's injury at World Cup of Hockey
Los Angeles Times
Also on Saturday, Calgary and Sweden center Mikael Backlund returned to Calgary for rehabilitation of a concussion he suffered during a preliminary-round World Cup game in Toronto. Previously, Dallas and Canada forward Tyler Seguin suffered a hairline ...

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 20:26:22 GMT


Reuters

Philippines tells world not to interfere in Duterte drugs war
Reuters
Residents involved with illegal drugs wait for fellow surrenderees before taking a pledge that they will not use or sell ''Shabu'' (Meth) again after surrendering to police and government officials in Makati, metro Manila, Philippines, August 18, 2016.

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 21:24:00 GMT


CNBC

Thinking about chasing yield in a zero rate world? Don't, JPMorgan says
CNBC
However, while these sectors currently offer attractive yields in a zero interest rate world, valuations are trading well above the market. For instance, consumer staples trade at 22 times forward earnings and utilities, which historically trade at a ...

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 13:02:00 GMT


South China Sea


New York Times

Prospect of Philippine Thaw Slows China's Plans in South China Sea
New York Times
BEIJING — China's next big target for construction of an artificial island in the South China Sea has long been assumed to be a cluster of rocks poking above sapphire waters near the Philippines. For several years, Chinese Coast Guard vessels and ...
China to fly drones over South China SeaTimes of India
The Latest: Vietnam urges restraint on South China SeaKSL.com
Japan and China's maritime tensions in the South China Sea are resurfacing World War II-era woundsQuartz
The Hindu -Lawfare (blog)
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 21:37:00 GMT


The National Interest Online

China Is Slowly Turning the South China Sea Into Its Own Territory
The National Interest Online
Four centuries after the publication of British jurist John Selden's "The Closed Sea," which argued for exclusive sovereign control of international waters, China is inching closer to transforming the South China Sea—the world's most important ...
A Guide to Stepping it Up in the South China SeaWar on the Rocks
Will US Restrain 'Provocative' South China Sea Actions? Beijing Wants To KnowForbes
South China Sea dispute: where the world standsThe Sydney Morning Herald
新华搜索 - 新华网 -新华搜索 - 新华网
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 23:38:29 GMT


The Guardian

G20: Obama warns Beijing against South China Sea aggression
The Guardian
Beijing must avoid flexing its muscles in the South China Sea, US president Barack Obama has warned as he arrives in China on the first leg of his final tour of Asia. In an interview with CNN, set to be broadcast on Sunday to coincide with the start of ...
Would America Really Go to War Over the South China Sea?The National Interest Online (blog)
South China Sea: Obama urges Beijing to abide by rulingBBC News
US-China tensions boil on South China SeaNEWS.com.au
Reuters -RT -新华搜索 - 新华网
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Sat, 03 Sep 2016 03:43:32 GMT


Reuters

Taiwan asks Google to blur images showing new South China Sea facilities
Reuters
TAIPEI Taiwan's defense ministry said on Wednesday it is asking Google to blur satellite images showing what experts say appear to be new military installations on Itu Aba, Taipei's sole holding in the disputed South China Sea. The revelation of new ...
South China Sea: What's Taiwan Building on Itu Aba?The Diplomat
Report: Taiwan building anti-aircraft gun towers in South China SeaUPI.com

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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 02:02:00 GMT


USNI News

Experts Advocate Harder Stance Against Illegal Claims In South China Sea
USNI News
The littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth (LCS 3) conducts routine patrols in international waters of the South China Sea near the Spratly Islands as the People's Liberation Army-Navy [PLA(N)] guided-missile frigate Yancheng (FFG 546) sails close behind ...
China slams Japan's South China Sea plansPress TV
We need US for South China Sea – DutertePhilippine Star
Counter-pivot: China, Russia hold massive South China Sea war gamesAsia Times
The Diplomat -Sputnik International -VnExpress International
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 19:47:11 GMT


Russia


New York Times

In Syrian War, Russia Has Yet to Fulfill Superpower Ambitions
New York Times
Russia's intervention has succeeded in freezing its interests, along with Syria's battle lines, largely in place. But hundreds of airstrikes, dozens of casualties and months of diplomacy have done little to demonstrably advance those interests: The war ...
Syrian, Russian Warplanes Pummel Rebel-Held Neighborhoods of AleppoWall Street Journal
Syria conflict: US-Russia plans 'must be saved' - LavrovBBC News
Time to Bury Plans for Counter-Terrorism Cooperation With Russia in SyriaThe National Interest Online (blog)
Voice of America -Reuters -Deutsche Welle
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:28:32 GMT


CNBC

Trump Suffers Another Bout of Russian Amnesia
ABC News
After Yahoo News reported Friday that senior U.S. intelligence officials were investigating whether the advisor, Carter Page, held secret meetings with senior Russian officials in Moscow over the summer, Trump's campaign promptly disavowed him. “He has ...
Trump foreign policy advisor reportedly being probed for ties to RussiaCNBC
Trump Advisor Under Investigation for Russia Ties: ReportForeign Policy
Trump advisor meetings with Russian officials being investigated ...New York Daily News
Newser -Daily Mail -Yahoo -Bloomberg
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 17:17:33 GMT


Los Angeles Times

Canada-Russia semifinal has World Cup players eager to go
Los Angeles Times
Team Canada was the first World Cup of Hockey semifinalist to practice at the Air Canada Centre on Saturday morning in advance of its match against Russia in the first knockout game of the tournament. Canada will face Russia on Saturday and Sweden will ...
Canada takes on Russia for spot in World Cup finalToronto Star
World Cup of Hockey: Canada, Russia renew their historic rivalryCBC.ca
TORONTO -- Russian great Pavel Datsyuk will be a game-time decision for Saturday's World Cup of Hockey semifinal ...ESPN
USA TODAY -Sportsnet.ca -Habs Eyes on the Prize (blog)
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 17:45:00 GMT


The Boston Globe

How this week brought Russia-US relations to a new low
CNN
Matthew Chance is CNN's senior international correspondent. He has reported extensively on major stories for CNN's global news networks from the Middle East, Afghanistan, Russia and Chechnya, Europe and the Far East. The opinions expressed in this ...
A strong Putin has meant a weak Russia. Trump's America would be no different.The Boston Globe
Russia 'to revive the KGB' after Vladimir Putin wins biggest majorityTelegraph.co.uk

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 10:00:15 GMT


New York Times

Europe|In DNC Hack, Echoes of Russia's New Approach to Power
New York Times
Of the questions raised by charges that Russia was involved in the release of hacked Democratic National Committee emails, at least one — why would Russia do such a thing? — can be answered with a little-noticed but influential 2013 Russian military ...
The Real Risk of Unintended US-Russia ConflictWorld Politics Review

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 16:33:34 GMT


UK


Reuters

UK doctors call off strike action
Reuters
A junior doctor holds a placard during a strike outside St Thomas' Hospital in London, Britain April 6, 2016. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth/File Photo. LONDON A union representing British doctors on Saturday called off a series of strikes scheduled for the ...

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 21:13:00 GMT


CNN

Jeremy Corbyn wins the UK Labour Party's leadership battle
CNN
The UK's main opposition party has been plagued by bitter infighting since party members elected the 67-year-old Corbyn as leader following Labour's defeat in the May 2015 general election. As a backbencher, the Parliament member for Islington North in ...
UK: Jeremy Corbyn wins Labour leadership contestAljazeera.com
Savior or Disaster? UK's Labour Divided on Corbyn VictoryNew York Times
Labour leadership: Corbyn appeals for unity after re-electionBBC News
USA TODAY -Telegraph.co.uk -Wall Street Journal
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 11:55:10 GMT


Financial Times

UK fund houses question Alphabet tax
Financial Times
Legal & General Investment Management, the UK's largest fund house, the Local Authority Pension Fund Forum, which represents 71 public pension funds, Royal London Asset Management and Sarasin Partners, the investment boutique, signed the letter to ...

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 07:20:49 GMT


Financial Times

Clothes buying goes out of fashion in the UK
Financial Times
According to the Office for National Statistics, overall UK retail spending grew by a robust 4 per cent in August compared with the same month last year. But spending on clothes and footwear from high street shops and their websites dropped by 4 per cent.

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 09:15:58 GMT


BBC News

UK 'did not vote for hard Brexit', George Osborne warns
BBC News
Britain did not vote for 'hard Brexit' in the EU referendum and will have to compromise in exit talks, former Chancellor George Osborne has warned. He said Leave campaigners were naive for thinking the UK could secure everything it wanted in negotiations.
Anti-Brexit group challenges UK government over Article 50 disclosureReuters
Brexit: UK universities consider EU branchesBBC News
UK's Early Economic Resilience Adds New Wrinkle to BrexitWall Street Journal
The Guardian
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:11:16 GMT


Germany


RT

100kg incendiary bomb causes wildfire in Germany (VIDEO)
RT
Local residents and workers at a nearby construction site reported hearing a loud blast on Thursday before a plume of smoke started rising over the abandoned forest area, the German media reported. Firefighters initially suspected a decommissioned ...

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 15:50:31 GMT


Deutsche Welle

Is Germany's SPD signaling Left?
Deutsche Welle
Oppermann, a close parliamentary aide to Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel, whose SPD is currently governing Germany in coalition with Chancellor Angela Merkel, said Germany's political landscape was changing radically. During Thursday's "Maybrit Illner" ...

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 06:39:35 GMT


Fox News

Holocaust survivor Max Mannheimer dies in Germany at age 96
Fox News
BERLIN – Holocaust survivor Max Mannheimer, who dedicated his life in post-war Germany to fighting anti-Semitism, has died. He was 96. German Chancellor Angela Merkel honored Mannheimer Saturday for his efforts to keep the memory of the Holocaust ...
Holocaust survivor who dedicated life to fighting anti-semitism in Germany diesDaily Mail
Holocaust survivor Max Mannheimer dies in Germany, aged 96i24news

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 11:40:00 GMT


National Review Online

German chancellor Angela Merkel
National Review Online
Be that as it may, it's looking increasingly likely that the (political) graveyard will soon be welcoming an “indispensable” woman, recently sanctified as such on the cover of The Economist, namely German chancellor Angela Merkel. Her Christian ...
German nationalist probed for selling Nazi-era memorabiliaThe Times of Israel
On a high - The rise of Germany's populist AfD partyeuronews
New poll shows Alternative for Germany gaining supportDeutsche Welle
RT -Reuters -Irish Times
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:36:54 GMT


The Verge

The world's first hydrogen-powered passenger train is coming to Germany
The Verge
Starting at the end of 2017, the train will run on the Buxtehude-Bremervörde-Bremerhaven-Cuxhaven line in the northwestern German state of Lower Saxony. Lower Saxony's local transportation authority has meanwhile ordered 14 trains of the type. Testing ...
Germany to acquire first hydrogen powered trainChristian Science Monitor

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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:52:59 GMT


Business


Business Insider

5 reasons Snapchat's new Spectacles could succeed where Google Glass failed
Business Insider
Snap's Spectacles have already drawn many comparisons to Glass, Google's head-mounted computer that was unveiled in 2013 to much fanfare. But Google Glass ultimately failed for many reasons: At $1,500, it was expensive; it was banned in many public ...
Snapchat to offer camera-equipped sunglasses in first hardware pushFox Business

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 19:21:43 GMT


Business Insider

Twitter needs to sell now or risk becoming another Yahoo
Business Insider
Jerry Yang Yahoo cofounder Jerry Yang, center, around the time of the Microsoft talks in 2008. REUTERS/Rick Wilking. Twitter, which was once a darling of the tech industry and went public almost three years ago in an eye-popping IPO, appears to be up ...
Twitter Shares Surge on Takeover ReportFox Business
Twitter may soon get formal bid, suitors said to include Salesforce and GoogleCNBC

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 16:16:27 GMT


Business Insider

Where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on the opioid epidemic
Business Insider
Over the past decade, the US has undergone an opioid epidemic. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has called it a “tremendous problem,” while Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has called it a “quiet epidemic.” As has been ...

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 19:26:56 GMT


Business Insider

Colombia's historic peace plan has a bloody legacy to overcome
Business Insider
Members of the 51st Front of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) listen to a lecture on the peace process between the Colombian government and their force at a camp in Cordillera Oriental. Thomson Reuters. After four years of negotiations ...

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 19:13:00 GMT


Business Insider

Palmer Luckey denies writing blog posts slamming Clinton, says he's not voting for Trump
Business Insider
Facebook-owned Oculus VR, the folks behind the Oculus Rift, are in the middle of a public relations nightmare. It was revealed this week that 24-year-old millionaire and creator of the Oculus Rift, Oculus VR's main product, contributed $10,000 to a ...
Palmer Luckey: The Facebook Near-Billionaire Secretly Funding Trumps Meme MachineDaily Beast
Palmer Luckey - ForbesForbes
VR Devs Pull Support for Oculus Rift Until Palmer Luckey Steps DownMotherboard

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 17:04:19 GMT


France


Press Herald

France to close migrants' camp
Press Herald
PARIS — French President Francois Hollande on Saturday confirmed plans to close the squalid Calais migrant camp known as “the Jungle,” saying he hopes authorities can relocate as many as 9,000 migrants to reception centers across France in the coming ...
Calais migrants to be dispersed across FranceDeutsche Welle
Hollande says Calais migrants to be dispersed around FranceReuters
Calais 'Jungle' to be closed 'within weeks' as migrants are moved across FranceTelegraph.co.uk
The Guardian -RT -Daily Mail -The Independent
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 20:36:44 GMT


Want To Get To Know The Real France? Call A 'Random' French Person
NPR
A tourist agency in France has established a hotline that connects callers to a random French volunteer. NPR's Oliver Dearden tested it out. SCOTT SIMON, HOST: The series of terror attacks in France have hurt the tourist industry there, which has ...

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 12:53:03 GMT


FRANCE 24

Manhunt underway after deadly shooting at US shopping centre
FRANCE 24
Police searched Saturday for a gunman authorities said opened fire in the makeup department of a Macy's store at a mall north of Seattle, killing four females and one man, before fleeing toward an interstate on foot. People fled, customers hid in ...

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 12:51:34 GMT


FRANCE 24

Gabon opposition chief slams 'biased' election court ruling
FRANCE 24
Gabon opposition leader Jean Ping on Saturday rejected what he said was an “unjust” ruling by the Constitutional Court which upheld the victory of President Ali Bongo in the Aug. 27 poll that he says was tarnished by fraud. The refusal by Ping, who ...

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:43:21 GMT


FRANCE 24

Family releases video of deadly North Carolina shooting
FRANCE 24
Video of a deadly encounter between Charlotte police and a black man shows his wife repeatedly telling officers he is not armed and pleading with them not to shoot her husband as they shout at him to drop a gun. The footage, recorded by Keith Lamont ...

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 05:42:23 GMT


Italy


Telegraph.co.uk

Southern Italy's anti-politician mood shows that the EU is doomed
Telegraph.co.uk
We were headed for Matera, a town of 60,000 situated at the ankle of Italy's boot. Like the rest of the country, Matera will soon vote in a constitutional reform referendum that would dramatically reduce the power of the Italian Senate, and give many ...
Italy earthquake damage estimated at £3.4bnSky News
The August earthquake in Italy caused at least $4.5 billion in damageBusiness Insider
Italy PM vows to restore quake towns to former gloryCitizen
Daily Sabah
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 16:22:48 GMT

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 10:08:56 GMT


Breitbart News

Italy: 'Muslims, Atheists' Blast Christian TV News Anchor for Wearing Crucifix
Breitbart News
An Italian television news anchor has ignited a firestorm of criticism by wearing a crucifix around her neck while reporting the news, drawing the ire of “Muslims, atheists and many viewers,” according to reports. Marina Nalesso, a well-known news ...

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 13:40:30 GMT


TMZ.com

Tom Brady & Gisele Jet to Italy Because ... Best Suspension Ever!!
TMZ.com
0923_tom_brady_gisele_bundchen_dinner_Capri_launch_3 Tom Brady might wanna extend his NFL suspension -- his Patriots keep winning, and he's free to fly off to Italy on a whim with his supermodel wife ... the ultimate win-win. TMZ Sports got these ...
Report: Brady and Gisele spotted on Italian island of CapriComcast SportsNet New England
Tom Brady travels to Italy with wife Gisele Bundchen as...WEEI.com

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 07:44:51 GMT


The Weather Channel

What to Eat in Every State in Italy (PHOTOS) | The Weather Channel
The Weather Channel
Located on the eastern coast of central southern Italy, Abruzzo is one of the country's gastroenterological hubs. This shot of mountain landscape with trees and lake at the Gran Sasso and Monti della Laga National Park in the region. (Getty images ...

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 00:24:49 GMT


Turkey


Express.co.uk

UP IN FLAMES: Turkey's credit rating cut to JUNK amid fears country could WRECK Eurozone
Express.co.uk
Ratings agency Moody's announced it is downgrading Turkey's economy to "junk", another huge blow to the troubled country which is recovering from a failed military coup against President Tayyip Erdogan and hostile tensions with Russia. But although its ...
Moody's Cuts Turkey's Credit Rating to 'Junk'Fortune
Moody's cuts Turkey's credit rating to 'junk' after coupReuters
Turkey to continue economic reforms: Deputy PM SimsekAnadolu Agency
NEWS.com.au -ABC News -Press TV
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 12:58:00 GMT


Military.com

Turkey to Become 1-year, Unaccompanied Tour
Military.com
KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany -- Military and civilian families won't be returning to Turkey for the foreseeable future, as the Pentagon decided this week to change the status of permanent duty assignments there to one-year, unaccompanied tours, Air Force ...

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 10:39:46 GMT


Trend News Agency

Clash kills soldier, Kurdish militant in southeast Turkey
Reuters UK
DIYARBAKIR, Turkey A Turkish soldier and a Kurdish militant were killed on Saturday in a firefight in the southeast, and jets struck rebel targets elsewhere in the region, security sources said. The clash with the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) broke ...
Shootout in Turkey, one serviceman killedTrend News Agency
Two killed in clashes with PKK in southeast Turkey: reportYahoo7 News
Soldier killed in clashes with PKK in Turkey's DiyarbakırHurriyet Daily News
Daily Sabah
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 10:45:00 GMT


Daily Sabah

Winter arrives early in eastern Turkey as season's first snowfall recorded
Daily Sabah
Winter arrived early in eastern Turkey's Erzurum province as the city center saw the season's first snowfall on Friday as temperatures in the city fell below one degree celsius. Snowfall is not unusual for Erciyes, Kösedağ or Arkut, the mountain ...

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 12:32:21 GMT


Al-Monitor

Are US-Turkey military ties under threat?
Al-Monitor
Until two years ago, deep-rooted US-Turkey military relations were cited as a model of strength in the defense industry, military training and exercises, global peace support operations, global struggle against terror, NATO missions, and joint ...

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 21:44:46 GMT


Syria


New York Times

'From Paradise to Hell': How an Aid Convoy in Syria Was Blown Apart
New York Times
BEIRUT, Lebanon — The familiar hum of a drone lingered overhead as Omar Barakat, the local chief of the Red Crescent, watched workers unload lifesaving cargo at a warehouse in the rebel-held town of Urum al-Kubra, Syria. “Be careful,” Ammar al-Salmo, ...
Aleppo residents plead for help as Syria fighting ragesAljazeera.com
Battle rages near Aleppo, air onslaught continuesReuters
Syria conflict: Government and rebel forces fight for AleppoABC Online
Washington Post -BBC News -Wall Street Journal -新华搜索 - 新华网
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:53:04 GMT


The Times of Israel

Syria Believes It's on Way to Military Victory
ABC News
Syria's top diplomat told the world's nations Saturday that his country's belief in military victory is greater now because the army "is making great strides in its war against terrorism" with support from Russia, Iran and Lebanon's Hezbollah fighters ...
Syria says Israeli 'terrorism' threatens entire regionThe Times of Israel
Syria believes victory in war closerNEWS.com.au
Bombing of Syrian troops no mistake, US is ISIS accomplice – Syrian FM at UNRT
Sputnik International -UN News Centre
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:04:07 GMT


Aljazeera.com

Syria: Clashes in Manbij after ISIL refuses rebel offer
Aljazeera.com
Sporadic clashes between the Islamic Sate of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and US-backed fighters have erupted in the northern ISIL-held Syrian town of Manbij after the group ignored a 48-hour offer to withdraw from the besieged town without a fight ...

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 05:42:53 GMT


Wall Street Journal

Whether or Not in Syria
Wall Street Journal
Russian and Syrian regime forces renewed their offensive against the besieged city of Aleppo on Friday, killing 27 civilians in air and ground bombardments. But this time the Obama Administration isn't taking the outrage lying down. Behold Ben Rhodes ...
Another Kerry Rush to Judgment on SyriaConsortium News
Given repeated failures, can ceasefires pave the way to peace in Syria?The Guardian
Germany's Steinmeier renews call for Syria no-fly zone in UN speechDeutsche Welle
RT -Center for Research on Globalization
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 22:55:03 GMT


ABC News

Bombing Campaign in Syria Kills Dozens, Demolishes Buildings
ABC News
FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015 file photo, comrades carry Ilias Mahmoud al-Taweel, a member of Syrian Civil Defence, or White Helmets, during his funeral in in Douma, the suburbs of Damascus. A volunteer group that rescues civilians from ...
Russia or Syria allegedly bombing volunteer 1st respondersCBS News
Syria's White Helmets win 'alternative Nobel Prize'BBC News

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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 20:42:52 GMT


Refugees


The Guardian

Panic sweeps Calais camp as refugees await the bulldozers
The Guardian
Few child refugees appear to have a fallback strategy once the Jungle is no more. As rumours circulate over when the forced eviction will happen, aid organisations in the camp have already begun distributing suitcases. The injection of uncertainty has ...
French President Francois Hollande calls for Calais 'Jungle' refugee camp closureUPI.com
France to relocate refugees and migrants 'within weeks' in bid to close Calais Jungle campThe Independent
Child refugees in Calais 'Jungle' are 'giving up' on reaching BritainRT
The Local.fr -The Week UK -The Independent
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 21:00:47 GMT


New York Times

America's Duty to Take In Refugees
New York Times
Recently, the Obama administration took a small step forward, raising the number of refugees the country will let in to 110,000 for the next fiscal year. The next step is for Congress to allocate resources for resettlement — something it has always ...
Fifty-Nine Percent of Voters Oppose Hillary Clinton's Plan to Increase Syrian RefugeesBreitbart News
Finding homes biggest challenge with new wave of Syrian refugeesWinnipeg Free Press

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 00:50:20 GMT


Reuters

Hungary PM says Europe should process refugees in Libya
Reuters
VIENNA The European Union should set up a "giant refugee city" on the Libyan coast and process asylum claims there from refugees arriving from other African countries, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Saturday. Mr Orban, speaking in Vienna ...
EU should set up 'giant refugee city' in Libya, says Hungary Prime MinisterThe Independent
Build 'giant refugee city' in Libya rather than let them in – Hungarian PMRT

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 15:12:18 GMT


Bloomberg

Merkel Says Germans Fulfill Refugee Duty, Now Time for EU to Act
Bloomberg
European Union countries have to accept refugees at a faster rate in order to alleviate the backlog of people stuck in the continent's southeastern flank, Merkel said in Vienna after meeting with nine other heads of government. Their discussions ...
Greek PM Tsipras: Migration and Refugees Issue Should be Approached with SolidarityGreek Reporter
Merkel meets Balkan leaders over refugeesgulfnews.com

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 15:31:39 GMT


Fort Worth Star Telegram

Abbott's stance on refugees may not deter local efforts to help them
Fort Worth Star Telegram
Chris Kelley, spokesman for Refugee Services of Texas, said the governor is sending the wrong signal at a time when the world is experiencing a refugee crisis. More than 4.8 million Syrians have fled their homeland since 2011, because of a civil war ...
More Than 40 Texas Rabbis Sign Letter Decrying Governor's Stance On Refugee ResettlementPatch.com
After governor's decision, refugees will keep moving to TexasGlasgow Daily Times

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 02:58:08 GMT


Trade


NPR

Episode 725: Trade Show
NPR
It's been a rough year for people who believe in free trade. In June, the UK decided to leave the European Union—the biggest free trade block in the world. A potential trade deal between the U.S. and Europe seems to be falling apart. And the Trans ...

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 02:39:00 GMT


CNBC

How to trade the first presidential debate
CNBC
The "Fast Money" traders debated how investors should position their portfolios ahead of the first presidential debate Monday. Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will likely target the biotechnology and financial sectors, trader Steve Grasso said ...
Mark Cuban to take his trolling of Trump to the front row of Monday's debateCNN
Mark Cuban (@mcuban) | TwitterTwitter

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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 22:30:52 GMT


Clarification: China-North Korea-Trade Investigation Story
ABC News
In a story Sept. 21 about China's investigation of a company accused of North Korea trade violations, The Associated Press reported that researchers at a South Korean think tank said in a report that the company supplied materials used in processing ...

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 05:34:56 GMT


Breitbart News

Politico: GOP Senators 'Succumb' to Donald Trump on Trade
Breitbart News
The report notes that after years of championing multi-national trade deals, Republican senators who are facing contentious reelections are now rhetorically “sprint[ing] away” from their previous support of President Obama's Trans-Pacific Partnership ...
POLITICO-Harvard poll: Amid Trump's rise, GOP voters turn sharply away from free tradePolitico
Trump's negative trade views influencing GOP, poll showsThe Hill
Shock Poll: 85% of Republican Voters Disavow Free Trade Following Rise of TrumpSputnik International
Washington Times
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 16:06:32 GMT


Voice of America

Prospects Dim for 2016 EU-US Trade Deal
Voice of America
"All ministers expressed their doubts about being able to conclude this before the end of the Obama presidency, and indeed it looks increasingly unlikely," said European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom. "However, it makes sense to continue the ...
EU Looks to Seal Canada Trade DealWall Street Journal
EU Commission refuses to revise Canada CETA trade dealBBC News
The EU is trying to save a trade deal with Canada as the US moves away from anti-tradeBusiness Insider
POLITICO.eu -Arkansas Online
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 23:45:56 GMT


Elections


CNN

Why the debate expectations game is a farce
CNN
Washington (CNN) Republicans are praising Hillary Clinton as the most skilled and experienced politician ever to stand behind a podium. Democrats note Donald Trump, a former reality star, is especially savvy on television. Despite such compliments, an ...
A Week of Whoppers From Donald TrumpNew York Times
Debates don't often change presidential races. Is 2016 the exception?Washington Post
Watch: Donald Trump rallies supporters in Roanoke, Va., ahead of debateLos Angeles Times
Breitbart News -Business Insider -New York Daily News -Fox News
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 13:37:18 GMT


CNN

FBI releases notes from Clinton email investigation
CNN
Washington (CNN) The FBI released Friday nearly 200 pages of notes from its investigation of Hillary Clinton's private email server, just three days before she squares off against Donald Trump in the first presidential debate. The notes, taken from ...
27 things we learned from Clinton's FBI filesWashington Examiner (blog)
Why Did the Obama Justice Department Grant Cheryl Mills Immunity?National Review Online
Clinton used private Gmail as secretary of statePolitico
Washington Post -The Hill -Reuters -Daily Caller
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 01:44:12 GMT


Mediaite

When Are the Trump/Clinton Presidential Debates?
Mediaite
hillary-clinton-this-week-trump-1 After a campaign season that has seemed like it has gone on for years and years, we are finally just days away from the very first Presidential debate. On the stage Monday night will be the two candidates representing ...
RealClearPolitics - Election 2016 - General Election: Trump vs. Clinton vs. Johnson vs. SteinRealClearPolitics
julianzelizer (@julianzelizer) | TwitterTwitter
Julian E. Zelizer | Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International AffairsWoodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs - Princeton University

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 17:27:34 GMT


Washington Post

Trump vows to 'utterly destroy ISIS' — but he won't say how
Washington Post
To fight the Islamic State terrorist group, Donald Trump would “bomb the s--- out of” their oil fields or “bomb the hell out of ISIS.” Or maybe neither of those things. The GOP presidential nominee has called for “very few troops on the ground,” but ...
Hillary Clinton for PresidentNew York Times
Newspaper Endorsements Matter Most When They're UnexpectedNPR
GOP official: Trump canceled preliminary plans to visit CharlottePolitico
American Thinker -Huffington Post -Daily Caller -Slate Magazine (blog)
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 21:45:06 GMT


27 million voters are up for grabs in the upcoming election
Business Insider
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton face off in their first presidential debate together on Monday, they will have their best chance yet to win over the roughly 27 million Americans who have yet to decide who to vote for. In ...

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 14:59:00 GMT


 
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