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Brexit


Financial Times

How Europe should respond to Brexit
Financial Times
Brexit might still not happen. The referendum is, after all, purely advisory. It does not bind parliament and, what is more, parliament cannot bind its successors. Furthermore, the referendum result merely specified that the UK should leave the EU. It ...
The EU Has No Brexit Plan EitherWall Street Journal
Will EU citizens have to leave the UK after Brexit? Full guide as Tories face referendum outrageMirror.co.uk
More Brexit Lies DispelledForbes
Bloomberg -Times Higher Education (THE)
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Tue, 05 Jul 2016 16:08:23 GMT


Vanity Fair

The Brexit Battle Lines Are Now Coming into Formation
Vanity Fair
The episode now known as “Traingate” suggests a lot about the state of British politics in this post-Brexit era—particularly the hopeless nature of her Majesty's Opposition, the Labour Party, which supported remaining in the E.U. and is led by Jeremy ...

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 19:04:26 GMT


Bloomberg

Brexit Bulletin: Services Feel the Pain
Bloomberg
The Brexit vote is prompting banking startups to rely even more on funding from deposits than from wholesale markets to gain regulatory approval. Banks seeking bank licenses in Britain are reworking their business plans, according to Bloomberg's ...

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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 06:32:08 GMT


The Guardian

Europe is out to shaft Brexit Britain. Here's how Theresa May can prevent it
The Guardian
Brexit minister David Davis and international trade secretary Liam Fox are champing at the bit to begin the article 50 process – naturally they have drawn up rival timelines – but have so far failed to produce any kind of blueprint for their preferred ...
Brexit: Will Britain leave the EU's single market?Express.co.uk
Options sought as Merkel's radio silence complicates path to soft Brexit l...Reuters
When Economic Doomsayers Stumble: Cautionary Tales From Brexit, Grexit and US Budget BattlesWall Street Journal
Xinhua -Irish Times -Daily Mail
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:30:33 GMT


Reuters

European experts float post-Brexit 'partnership' with Britain
Reuters
BRUSSELS A senior German lawmaker, an adviser to the French prime minister and a former deputy head of the Bank of England have proposed that a post-Brexit Britain form a new "continental partnership" with the EU. In a paper published on Monday by ...
European group offers post-Brexit plan for UKFinancial Times
UK will never leave EU because the Brexit process is 'too complex ...The Independent
Experts float blueprint for post-Brexit EU-UK relationsEurActiv
Daily Star -The Guardian -Seeking Alpha
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 19:01:23 GMT


European Union


The Boston Globe

Apple could face billions in taxes in European Union dispute
The Boston Globe
in taxes in European Union dispute. Apple is facing a potential tax bill running into billions of euros, with the European Union poised to release a finding into the company's dealings in Ireland as soon as Tuesday, according to people familiar with ...
European Union to slap Apple with a $1.1 billion tax billFirstpost
EU Set to Rule Apple Tax Deals With Ireland IllegalWall Street Journal
Apple to be hit with massive EU tax bill, sources sayCBC.ca
Irish Times -USA TODAY -Daily Caller
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 01:54:12 GMT


UPI.com

Oxfam: 'European Union is proactively doing harm'
UPI.com
But talking to people making the journey through Greece, Italy and the Balkans, I would go one step further: The European Union is proactively doing harm. To end what they call a migration crisis, European governments are relying on keeping refugees ...

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 19:21:00 GMT


Diplomatic Courier

Sweden's Dilemma: Will Integration Destroy the European Union?
Diplomatic Courier
As dawn broke in Stockholm on June 24th, a former Swedish minister had already declared it a “morning of sorrow.” Following the British vote in favor of leaving the European Union, the Swedish EU Affairs minister predicted a “midsummer of wilting ...
Divisions grow over British withdrawal from the European UnionWorld Socialist Web Site
Gus O'Donnell sparks fury by suggesting Britain could remain in the European UnionThe Sun
Banks prepare for 'economic nuclear winter' Senior banking analyst warns of EU APOCALYPSEExpress.co.uk
Yahoo News -Forbes -Telegraph.co.uk
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:16:53 GMT


Newsweek

New Session, Same Crises and Challenges for European Union
Newsweek
The European Union grinds back into action this week after its August break, still dazed by Britain's midsummer vote to quit the EU and facing much the same "polycrisis" as a year ago: a mass of refugees, a fragile economy, hostile Russians and, yes ...
Merkel Ally Says U.K. Would Have to Pay for EU Market AccessBloomberg

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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:56:56 GMT


European Union allocates $1.5 million to expand Lodz train station museum
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
WARSAW, Poland (JTA) — The European Union allocated $1.5 million for the expansion of the museum at the Radegast train station in Lodz, from which Jews were shipped to death camps during the Holocaust. The money will be used to modernize the ...

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:22:00 GMT


China


Toronto Star

Trudeau leaves on first official visit to China
Toronto Star
Trudeau, travelling with wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau and seven-year-old daughter Ella-Grace, said last week that he hopes the visit provides the opportunity to “reset” the relationship between the two countries. China, the world's new economic ...
Pierre Trudeau's China legacy looms large ahead of PM's first official visitThe Globe and Mail
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau lands in China for first official visitCBC.ca
Americas|Chinese-Canadians Fear China's Rising Clout Is Muzzling ThemNew York Times
The Guardian -Huffington Post Canada -Financial Post
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:33:45 GMT


Bloomberg

Island Standoff Again Clouds China-Japan Ties in Run-Up to G-20
Bloomberg
Still, China chose to send more ships near Japanese-administered islets in the East China Sea in recent months, triggering a flurry of protests from Tokyo. That's even as President Xi Jinping prepares to host global leaders including Japan's Prime ...
'Maintaining influence': US, India sign major military pact amid Chinese concernsRT
Pakistan and China must reciprocate it by a similar defence pact of their own.DAWN.com
Japan Training To Seize Contested Islands From ChinaDaily Caller

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 22:18:21 GMT


NEWS.com.au

'China's rise no longer peaceful'
NEWS.com.au
As the emerging superpower prepares to host the international G20 summit this weekend, veteran columnist Frank Ching says China has well and truly emerged as “the dominant power”. In an article posted by the South China Morning Post, he said the ...
China Wants a Successful G20 But Suspects West May Derail AgendaFortune
China prepares to host the G20The Economist

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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 04:27:56 GMT


CNBC

US non-farm payrolls, China manufacturing PMIs to drive sentiment this week
CNBC
Elsewhere, the latest update on the state of China's factory activity will be released this week, with the official manufacturing and services purchasing managers' indexes (PMIs) due on Thursday. The PMIs measure the level of factory activity in large ...

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 03:25:00 GMT


New York Times

Man Thought to Be China's Jack the Ripper Is Arrested
New York Times
HONG KONG — Gao Chengyong led a quiet life in a small city in western China. A onetime migrant laborer, he raised two boys who went to college. He enjoyed ballroom dancing with his wife. But the police say Mr. Gao also had a gruesome secret that he ...
'China's Jack the Ripper' caught after 28 years on the runCNN
Arrest of China's 'Jack the Ripper' stuns neighborsChina.org.cn
Police snare 'China's Jack the Ripper'9news.com.au
NEWS.com.au -BBC News -Telegraph.co.uk -Chinadaily USA
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:41:54 GMT


World


Guinness World Records

Justin Bieber scores eight titles in Guinness World Records 2017 Edition
Guinness World Records
First act to occupy all top three positions simultaneously on UK singles chart: Justin also found remarkable success in other parts of the world, specifically the UK with his records "Love Yourself" (No.1), "Sorry" (No.2) and "What Do You Mean?” (No.3 ...
Justin Bieber Just Nabbed 8 Guinness World RecordsTIME

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:08:57 GMT


CBSSports.com

2016 World Cup of Hockey odds: Canada huge favorite, USA not among top three
CBSSports.com
We're still a week away from training camps opening ahead of the 2016 World Cup of Hockey, but the oddsmakers are already weighing in on the tournament. It will come as a surprise to absolutely no one which team is viewed as the heavy, heavy favorite.
World Cup of Hockey summer check-in: Team North AmericaSportsnet.ca
World Cup of Hockey: 10 unknown players you should knowCBC.ca

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:38:27 GMT


Fatal bomb attack hits Chinese embassy in Kyrgyzstan
The Guardian
People gather near the site of an explosion in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Kyrgyzstan's deputy prime minister says a suicide bomber has rammed his car into the gate of the Chinese embassy compound in the capital Bishkek, detonating a bomb and injuring three ...

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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 06:04:48 GMT


Kotaku

World Of Warcraft: Legion Launches Tonight, And Azeroth Is Screwed
Kotaku
With the European launch of World of Warcraft's sixth expansion a little over an hour away and North America following six hours later, Azeroth is not in great shape. Heroes are dead, leadership is faltering, and our only hope for salvation lies in a ...
When Does 'Legion' Go Live In 'World Of Warcraft?'Forbes
World of Warcraft devs promise they have plenty of bad guys leftPolygon
The World of Warcraft: Legion launch trailer warns you'd better not screw this upPC Gamer
Lifehacker -YouTube
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:52:45 GMT


PC Gamer

Fallout 4: Nuka-World review
PC Gamer
After picking up a radio signal from Nuka-World, a massive and crumbling amusement park to the east of the original map, you arrive to discover it's been taken over by three different factions of raiders. Initially you're just an amusement for them, as ...
The Evil Raider Factions You Can Join In Fallout 4's Nuka World DLCKotaku

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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 01:51:59 GMT


South China Sea


NEWS.com.au

'China's rise no longer peaceful'
NEWS.com.au
In an article posted by the South China Morning Post, he said the international tribunal's ruling on the South China Sea last month would do nothing to deter China from its plans to increase its dominance of the region. “In its imagined world, the ...
China Wants a Successful G20 But Suspects West May Derail AgendaFortune
'German firms are having a hard time in China': ambassador points to rising protectionism ahead of Hangzhou G20 ...South China Morning Post
Will an Abe-Xi Meeting Happen on the Sidelines of the 2016 G20 Summit?The Diplomat

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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 04:27:56 GMT


Forbes

Philippine Supreme Court Justice Seeks New South China Sea Remedies
Forbes
On Friday, Philippine Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Caprio said that there are legal remedies available to assert Manila's rights over its South China Sea claims, especially since China continues to cross into the Philippines ...
One of the World's Biggest Fisheries Is on the Verge of CollapseNational Geographic
Philippines says China must recognize South China Sea rulingReuters
China must recognise South China Sea ruling: PhilippinesDaily News & Analysis
Asia Times -International Business Times UK
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:36:00 GMT


Quartz

The line on a 70-year-old map that threatens to set off a war in East Asia
Quartz
Tensions are escalating in the South China Sea. On July 12 a UN tribunal will deliver a long-awaited verdict on Beijing's sweeping claims to the vital waterway. Each year more than $5 trillion in trade passes through the sea, which contains rich ...
China Will Never Respect the US Over the South China Sea. Here's WhyTIME
Why the South China Sea Arbitration Case Matters (Even if China Ignores It)The Diplomat
Chinese Military South China Sea 'No Sail' Zone Not a New MoveUSNI News
Forbes -The Week Magazine
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Fri, 08 Jul 2016 02:29:30 GMT


Wall Street Journal

US Stationing Warplanes in Philippines Amid South China Sea Tensions
Wall Street Journal
MANILA—The U.S. will start stationing warplanes in the Philippines this week as the vanguard of a major deployment to the Southeast Asian country as Washington and its allies mount a coordinated response to Beijing's assertiveness in the South China ...
Carrier group returns to South China Sea amid tensionsNavyTimes.com
China's aggression over South China Sea exposes rift between Obama, top Navy advisersWashington Times
Who Owns The South China Sea?NPR
Washington Post -New York Times
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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 18:32:51 GMT

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:51:52 GMT


Russia


New York Times

Politics|Harry Reid Cites Evidence of Russian Tampering in US Vote, and Seeks FBI Inquiry
New York Times
The Senate minority leader, Harry Reid of Nevada, asked the F.B.I. on Monday to investigate evidence suggesting that Russia may try to manipulate voting results in November. In a letter to the F.B.I. director, James B. Comey Jr., Mr. Reid wrote that ...
Russians Hacked Two US Voter Databases, Say OfficialsNBCNews.com
US Suspects Russia Behind Computer Hacking in 2 State Election DatabasesVoice of America
Hack Brief: As FBI Warns Election Sites Got Hacked, All Eyes Are on RussiaWIRED
The Sydney Morning Herald -Press TV -azcentral.com -The Big Story - Associated Press
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:51:22 GMT


Christian Science Monitor

How big a military threat is Russia, really?
Christian Science Monitor
Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, pointed to Russia's annexation of Crimea, its meddling in Ukraine, and its aid to the Syrian regime. Even in the face of a severe economic squeeze, "they are modernizing their nuclear enterprise, they ...
Cooperate with Russia When We Can, Stand Up to Russia When NecessaryHuffington Post
How Vladimir Putin Is Using Donald Trump to Advance Russia's GoalsNewsweek
Russia is a serious threat. The US should treat it like one.Chicago Tribune
Bloomberg -Telegraph.co.uk -Express.co.uk -Sky News
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 22:33:00 GMT


Washington Times

Russia to garrison division less than 100KM from U.S. border
Washington Times
Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, listens to Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu during their meeting in the Bocharov Ruchei residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015. Shoigu on Wednesday told President Vladimir Putin ...

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:56:55 GMT


The Guardian

Russia may face Olympic ban in other sports if Sochi allegations are proved
The Guardian
Russia's track and field stars have already been excluded from competing in Rio by the IAAF, and the Wada president, Sir Craig Reedie, said he was minded to create a “precedent-setting opportunity” if a forthcoming report from the law professor Richard ...
Rio 2016: Clean Russian athletes should compete for their country - BachBBC News
IOC Upholds Olympic Ban on Russia's Track and Field AthletesABC News

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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 18:54:46 GMT


ABC Online

International Paralympic Committee bans Russia from Pyeongchang Winter Games over doping
ABC Online
Russia, already suspended from next month's Rio Paralympics, has also been banned for the winter edition in Pyeongchang, South Korea in 2018 because of a state-sponsored sports doping program. The Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) announced ...
Russian Paralympics team to miss 2018 games due to Rio ban – officialsRT
Russia excluded from 2018 winter ParalympicsRadio New Zealand
Russia banned from the 2018 Winter ParalympicsPress TV
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:51:41 GMT


UK


BBC News

Newspaper review: 'Willy Wonka' dies and UK's 'Non' to asylum plan
BBC News
Daily Express Image caption French calls to allow migrants who want asylum in the UK to be able to lodge their claims while on French soil dominate the front pages. The Daily Express says the proposal by senior French politicians was dismissed by ...
Calais chief wants new migrant border deal with UKBBC News
Home Secretary to reject calls to modify Calais border dealThe Independent
Home secretary stands firm as row over Calais border deal intensifiesThe Guardian

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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:05:31 GMT


Pre-Brexit vote research shows prosperity hotspots emerging across UK
The Guardian
This study, which examines a raft of measures including average annual pay, local house prices, small business growth rates and even things like charitable giving, showed that while London continues to be the UK's most prosperous city, others are also ...

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:16:00 GMT


Telegraph.co.uk

UK sees record number of foreign investment projects
BBC News
A record number of investments were made by foreign firms in the UK in the year to April 2016, according to government figures. The Department for International Trade recorded 2,213 inward investment projects, up 11% on the previous year. The data ...
Foreign investment boom boosts UK growth hopesTelegraph.co.uk

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:00:05 GMT


BBC News

Illegal UK entry arrests surpass 27000 in three years
BBC News
More than 27,000 people suspected of illegally entering the UK have been arrested over the past three years, figures obtained by the BBC show. The statistics from 39 police forces in England, Wales and Northern Ireland showed nearly a 25% rise in ...

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:44:50 GMT


Telegraph.co.uk

UK beachgoers defend woman in burkini prank video
Telegraph.co.uk
A viral video has captured how UK beachgoers reacted to a woman being told to remove her burkini in a staged encounter. YouTube channel Trollstation got two actors, one dressed in the body-covering swimsuit and another as a police officer, to argue ...
'Burkini ban' social experiment shows 'UK policeman' confronting Muslim woman - but how do Brits react?Mirror.co.uk

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:22:59 GMT


Germany


Telegraph.co.uk

Germany to force women to name biological father of 'cuckoo children'
Telegraph.co.uk
Women in Germany could be forced to reveal the names of the biological fathers of their children under a proposed new law. The controversial measure will force women to divulge acts of adultery or infidelity during a relationship. It has already been ...
Germany mulls plan to force mothers to reveal child's biological fatherThe Guardian
Germany to force mums in paternity cases to reveal which men they've had sex withMirror.co.uk
German plan to force mums to name lovers in paternity casesBBC News
Deutsche Welle -The Sun
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:10:55 GMT


Telegraph.co.uk

Fears many of 9000 refugee children missing in Germany may have been co-opted in crime
Telegraph.co.uk
Almost 9,000 unaccompanied refugee children are officially missing in Germany, according to new police figures released on Monday. Authorities have lost trace of 8,991 children registered entering the country as unaccompanied asylum-seekers, including ...
Some 9000 refugee children reported missing in GermanyRT
Some 9,000 refugee children reported to have disappeared in ...Deutsche Welle
Number of Refugee Children Missing in Germany Doubled Since ...Sputnik International
The Local.de
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 19:19:00 GMT


Telegraph.co.uk

Erdogan's purges reach heart of Europe as Gulenists in Germany ...
Telegraph.co.uk
With its leafy playing fields and historic buildings on the site of a former British army barracks, the Wilhelmsdtadt School in the Berlin suburb of Spandau could ...
Turkish spies working for President Erdogan 'infiltrate Germany's ...Express.co.uk

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 19:09:07 GMT


Germany Wants Facebook to Take Initiative in Fight Against Online Hate
Voice of America
German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere; Eva- Maria Kirschsieper, Facebook head of public policy; and Martin Ott, Facebook managing director central Europe, from left, walk during a visit at the Facebook office in Berlin, Germany, Aug. 29, 2016. Share.

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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:12:54 GMT


Quartz

Germany has almost 9,000 unaccompanied refugee children ...
Quartz
The number of unaccompanied refugee children reported missing in Germany has doubled in the past six months. According to figures released by the Federal ...

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:35:42 GMT


Business


BBC News

Do women want different business advice from men?
BBC News
"We feel empowered by seeing women giving business advice, it feels real, it feels relatable," says Louie Tew, part of a team of three female designers who are in the midst of setting up their dream online wedding business, TH&TH. "We have been spoken ...

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:14:40 GMT


Fortune

How This Startup Is Helping Farmers Do Better Business
Fortune
Consider Farmers Business Network, a startup in San Carlos, Calif., founded in 2013 by Amol Deshpande, a former partner at venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, and Charles Baron, a former program lead for energy innovation at Google ...

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:01:21 GMT


Business Insider

The government just announced some big changes to try and fix Obamacare
Business Insider
... with high-cost enrollees, while updating risk adjustment; strengthen the risk pool; promote additional enrollment; and support issuers in entering the Marketplace or growing their Marketplace business," Counihan wrote in a post summarizing the ...

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 22:36:59 GMT


USA TODAY

Business start-up activity is surging. Here's why.
USA TODAY
The economy has been mired in a funk since late last year, but there's cause for optimism: Business start-up activity has returned to near prerecession levels. Eric Griffin and his partner, Dennis O'Donnell, are part of the shift. In January, the duo ...

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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 12:35:57 GMT


Bloomberg

Uber Is Still Trying to Figure Out If It's a Real Business
Bloomberg
This is a question that business school professors, who tend to be pretty interested in competitive advantage, have been asking themselves lately. Because I wrote a couple of columns this summer about Uber's competitive position, some have even been ...

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 19:08:59 GMT


France


The Local.fr

Ten ways France must fix its 'failing' school system
The Local.fr
Unlike in many other countries, teachers in France don't learn about how to manage a classroom with differing levels of ability. They certainly aren't trained to spot and help kids with learning difficulties. If the French school crisis is to be ...

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:14:18 GMT


Yahoo News

How a legal misunderstanding is fuelling France's witch-hunt of Muslim women
The Guardian
While the burkini debate has stoked considerable coverage and discussion abroad, the debate is nothing new at home. To me, it seems to be a follow-up in a long wave of anti-Muslim measures in France preceded by intense media propaganda for at least 30 ...
France seeks new chapter in Muslim relationsYahoo News
France meets Muslim leaders, experts after burkini rowBusiness Insider
'They're all terrorists': Outrage in France after restaurant owner kicks out Muslim women (VIDEO)RT
Express.co.uk -American Thinker -YouTube
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 17:21:26 GMT


BBC News

Home Secretary Amber Rudd in France for security talks
BBC News
Home Secretary Amber Rudd is due to meet her French counterpart in Paris later, amid calls for British border controls in Calais to be reviewed. Ms Rudd is due to discuss security with French Interior Minster Bernard Cazeneuve during the scheduled trip.
France's presidential choicesWall Street Journal
France would suffer more than UK if it ended Calais dealTelegraph.co.uk
Home Secretary to reject calls to modify Calais border dealThe Independent
Express.co.uk -International Business Times UK -New Europe
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 02:54:31 GMT


Reuters

France's Sarkozy says would change constitution to ban burkinis
Reuters
The burkini bans have exposed secular France's difficulties grappling with religious tolerance after Islamist militant attacks in a Normandy church and the Riviera city of Nice in July. Images of armed police apparently enforcing the ban on a woman on ...
Burkini ban mapped: Where is the burkini banned in France?Express.co.uk
France's Sarkozy Says He Would Change Constitution To Ban BurkinisHuffington Post
France's fashion police: Our viewUSA TODAY
FRANCE 24 -gulfnews.com -The Guardian
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 10:50:26 GMT


CNBC

Failure of transatlantic trade pact will have 'substantial' effect on France: Analyst
CNBC
A failure to secure a transatlantic trade deal would have a "substantial" effect on France as the world economy slowed down, Laurent Clavel, senior international economist at AXA IM, told CNBC Monday. Clavel explained that France would fall victim to ...

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:30:41 GMT


Italy


CNN

Keep mafia out of Italy earthquake rebuild, warns prosecutor
CNN
(CNN) Italy's anti-mafia chief is adamant that the country's notorious crime syndicate must be kept from infiltrating reconstruction efforts, as an investigation opened into why so many buildings collapsed in a devastating earthquake last week. The ...
Italy Probes Whether Negligence Played Role in Quake TollNew York Times
Italy earthquake: Wooden houses planned for survivorsBBC News
Construction 'on the cheap' may have cost lives in Italy earthquakeUSA TODAY
Fortune
all 2,067 news articles »
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:48:43 GMT


Reuters

Renzi to present national plan to strengthen Italy's quake defenses
Reuters
Renzi said Italy needed a "change of mentality" and he would present a project dubbed "Italy's House" in the coming days and seek the involvement of politicians, trade unions, technical experts and building companies. He said the country would spend as ...
Italy quake survivors angry at funeral plans as government relentsChicago Tribune

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:09:14 GMT


Telegraph.co.uk

Another body recovered from Italy's earthquake zone as country told it needs a 50 year anti-quake plan
Telegraph.co.uk
Firefighters in Amatrice, one of the hilltop towns that was all but destroyed by Italy's earthquake, recovered the body of a woman from the ruins of a collapsed hotel on Monday. It took them three days to reach the corpse – the dead woman was buried ...
Italy Earthquake Survivors To Live In Tents Until January, Amatrice Mayor SaysHuffington Post
Lost heritage: Massive quake deals blow to Italy's art treasuresFox News
Italy earthquake: PM asks Renzo Piano to help in reconstructionThe Guardian
Foreign Policy (blog) -The Local.it -CBC.ca -BBC News
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 17:40:13 GMT


Yahoo News

Some 6500 migrants rescued off Libya: Italian coastguard
Yahoo News
Rome (AFP) - Around 6,500 migrants were rescued off the coast of Libya, the Italian coastguard said, in one of its busiest days of life-saving in recent years. Dramatic images of one operation showed about 700 migrants crammed onto a fishing boat, with ...
More than 1000 migrants rescued from boats off the coast of Italy in ONE DAYExpress.co.uk
Italy Rescues About 1100 Migrants In MediterraneanHuffington Post
Italy's coastguard: 6500 migrants rescued off Libyan coast in one dayDeutsche Welle
Thomson Reuters Foundation -NEWS.com.au -BBC News
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 02:35:00 GMT


CBS News

Italy heeds anger of quake survivors over state funeral
CBS News
ROME -- Italy's government has heeded the anger of quake survivors and will hold a state funeral for many of the 290 dead in Amatrice, the town hardest-hit by the quake, instead of at an airport hangar 40 miles away. Earlier Monday, survivors in ...

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:12:28 GMT


Turkey


Washington Post

ERDOGAN'S WATERLOO: TURKEY INVADES AND OCCUPIES SYRIA
Huffington Post
Vice President Joe Biden went to Ankara last week on a mission to repair U.S.-Turkey relations. Upon arrival, Biden learned that Turkish Special Forces, tanks, and fighters with the Free Syrian Army (FSA) were invading Syria, targeting Jarablus near ...
As its proxies advance in Syria, Turkey warns Kurds to pull backWashington Post
The Latest: US Asks Turkey to Focus on Fight Against ISNew York Times
Pentagon Calls on Turkey to Stop Fighting KurdsABC News
ITV News
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:55:24 GMT


Yahoo News

'Teammates' Qatar and Turkey assert post-coup ties
Yahoo News
Doha (AFP) - With his fate still uncertain just hours after the launch of the July 15 coup, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan received his first call of support from a foreign leader. On the other end of the line was Qatar's emir, Tamim bin Hamad ...
Stop the press: Turkey's crackdown on its media goes into overdriveThe Guardian
Recep Tayyip Erdogan exploiting failed Turkey coup to crush dissent, tighten grip on powerWashington Times

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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 02:19:00 GMT


Study: US Needs A Contingency Plan To Move Bases Out Of Turkey
Daily Caller
Despite Turkey's strategic role in U.S. defense policy, the military needs to have a contingency plan to move its bases out of the country, according to a recent study by a Washington, D.C. think tank. “Although I join most observers in continuing to ...

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:33:20 GMT


CNN

Turkey flexes muscle in northern Syria
CNN
Gaziantep, Turkey (CNN) Turkey flexed its military muscle across the border in war-torn Syria this week by helping rebels retake the border town of Jarablus from ISIS, marking a decisive win for the Free Syrian Army. On Saturday, the air force pounded ...
Turkey's campaign against Kurds muddles war on ISILUSA TODAY
Fighting Escalates on Turkey-Syria Border, Endangering US ForcesWall Street Journal
Turkey accused of 'expanding occupation of Syria' while fighting ISISDaily Mail
New York Times -Sky News
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:12:28 GMT


PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: U.S. tells Turkey to focus attacks on ISIS, not Kurds, in Syria
PBS NewsHour
In our news wrap Monday, top American officials accused Turkey of focusing on Kurdish groups in their military campaign against Syria, instead of on ISIS. Also, in Yemen, a suicide truck bomb tore into a gathering of military recruits, leaving at least ...

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:10:06 GMT


Syria


Wall Street Journal

Turkish Offensive on Islamic State in Syria Caught US Off Guard
Wall Street Journal
When Turkish ground forces delivered a lightning strike on Islamic State fighters in Syria last week, the Pentagon hailed what it described as close U.S.-Turkish coordination. But behind the scenes, cooperation between the North Atlantic Treaty ...
Turkish forces deepen push into Syria, draw US rebuke over their targetReuters
Knowing the Risks, Some Syrian Rebels Seek a Lift From Turks' IncursionNew York Times
ERDOGAN'S WATERLOO: TURKEY INVADES AND OCCUPIES SYRIAHuffington Post
Washington Post -VICE News -CNN
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:43:46 GMT


Reuters

Fight for Syria's Aleppo exposes limits of Russian air power
Reuters
The fact that Russia went to such lengths to achieve its aims in Aleppo and still failed could strengthen the hand of those in Moscow who believe the operation in Syria has reached a watershed, and that it is time to seek a negotiated solution. "I get ...
Russia offers to send ground troops to Syria's Aleppogulfnews.com

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:51:07 GMT


Washington Post

The disastrous nonintervention in Syria
Washington Post
I do not know what would have happened if, three years ago Monday, David Cameron, the British prime minister, had not foolishly held and lost a vote on intervention in Syria in the House of Commons. Perhaps if he had paid more attention, seemed more ...
White House Cites Desire for Expanding Humanitarian Response in SyriaVoice of America
10126: Administration Hits Syria Refugee Target; 0.5% Are ChristiansCNSNews.com
10000th Syrian Refugee Will Arrive in the US TodayNBCNews.com
Daily Mail -ABC Online -Refugee Processing Center -Amnesty International Livewire
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:33:50 GMT


The Guardian

UN's $4bn aid effort in Syria is morally bankrupt | Reinoud Leenders ...
The Guardian
It is perverse that agencies intent on helping the most vulnerable in the civil war can throw a lifeline to such a brutal regime.

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:57:55 GMT


Daily Mail

Turkey accused of 'expanding occupation of Syria' while fighting ISIS
Daily Mail
Turkey has been accused of 'expanding its occupation' inside Syria amid reports dozens of civilians have been killed during the country's push to oust ISIS. Rebels backed by Turkey have driven US-allied Kurdish forces from a number of towns and ...
Syria war: Rival claims as Turkish strikes kill at least 25BBC News
Turkey-Backed Rebels Expel Kurdish Forces From Syrian TownsNew York Times
Turkey ramps up Syria offensive with deadly bombingsYahoo News
Fox News -Washington Post
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 10:25:27 GMT


Refugees


Mother Jones

The US Just Met Its Goal of Admitting 10000 Syrian Refugees
Mother Jones
It's been one year since President Barack Obama announced that the United States would take in 10,000 Syrian refugees by this September. After much criticism from Republican politicians and a slow start, the administration picked up the pace of ...
US meets target of admitting 10000 Syrian refugeesMilitary Times
US has accepted 10000th Syrian refugee, White House saysUSA TODAY
10000 Syrian refugees in USBoston Herald
The Atlantic -Daily Caller -NBCNews.com -Refugee Processing Center
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:12:17 GMT


Breitbart News

VIDEO – Bill Clinton: Rebuild Detroit with Syrian Refugees
Breitbart News
In a previously little-noticed video from February at the Clinton Global Initiative, former President Bill Clinton suggested that the U.S. use Syrian refugees to rebuild Detroit. “The truth is that the big loser in this over the long run is going to be ...

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:50:15 GMT


The Independent

Thousands of refugees rescued from boats off coast of Libya
The Independent
Thousands of refugees have been rescued in a number of major operations off the coast of Libya. The Italian coastguard claimed on its Twitter account that it had co-ordinated the rescue of around 6,500 people across 40 rescue missions on Monday - in ...
Thousands of Refugees Rescued Off the Coast of LibyaABC News
Dramatic photos show refugees fleeing Libya being rescued at seaThe Guardian
Spanish charity launches major rescue operation as desperate refugees aim for EuropeDaily Mail
gulfnews.com -BreakingNews.ie
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 02:06:19 GMT


Fox News

Hunger grips thousands of new South Sudan refugees in Uganda
Fox News
ADJUMANI, South Sudan – South Sudanese refugees have greeted a visit by the U.N. refugee chief to their camp in Uganda with demands for better food. The U.N. and partners are struggling to feed the refugees after about 70,000 surged into Uganda ...
Uganda offers safety and prospects to South Sudan refugeesNew Vision
UNHCR requests more aid for South Sudan refugeesafricanews
UNHCR warns of overcrowding in Ugandan refugee campsAnadolu Agency

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 17:04:37 GMT


NBCNews.com

Monday in Pictures: Refugees Rescued from Sea and More
NBCNews.com
A refugee from Eritrea sleeps on the Astral vessel after being rescued from the Mediterranean sea, about 13 miles north of Sabratha, Libya. Thousands of migrants and refugees were rescued Monday morning from more than 20 boats by members of Proactiva ...

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 02:58:06 GMT


Trade


Wall Street Journal

EU-Canada Trade Talks Falter, Boding Ill for Bigger Deals
Wall Street Journal
The European Union and Canada were expected this fall to ratify one of the biggest and most complex trade deals in recent years. Instead, the agreement, seven years in the making, is turning out to be a test case for whether such deals—and even ...
Bitter German Socialist autumn threatens EU trade policyPOLITICO.eu
Yet Another Transatlantic Trade Deal Threatening Food Safety, Groups WarnCommon Dreams (press release)

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:06:36 GMT


CNBC

US to blame for trade talks failure: French minister
CNBC
"Those who are protectionist are Americans, Europe is very open," Matthias Fekl, France's Minister of State for Foreign Trade, Tourism and French Nationals Abroad, told CNBC on Monday. France is prepared to walk away from the negotiations for the ...
European Commission says 'ball still rolling' on trade deal with USReuters
Top German official: EU-U.S. free trade talks have failedCNNMoney
TTIP: Are US-Europe trade talks tanking?BBC News
Bloomberg -Yahoo News -Wall Street Journal
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:50:31 GMT


ESPN

Dolphins trade McCain to Saints for draft pick
ESPN
New Saints tight ends coach/assistant head coach Dan Campbell is familiar with McCain after serving as the Dolphins' interim head coach last year. The New Orleans Saints acquired defensive end Chris McCain in a trade with the Miami Dolphins on Monday.
Miami Dolphins trade defensive end Chris McCain to New Orleans SaintsMiami Herald
New Orleans Saints trade for Dolphins DE Chris McCain, source ...NOLA.com
Miami Dolphins Trade Edge Rusher Chris McCain - The PhinsiderThe Phinsider
Palm Beach Post (blog) -Sun Sentinel (blog) -WGNO
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:32:23 GMT


Reuters

In Asia, Obama faces trade pact test amid US opposition
Reuters
Obama has said the TPP will boost labor and environmental standards - fixing some of the problems seen in past trade deals like the North American Free Trade Agreement - and give both large and small U.S. companies access to the world's fastest-growing ...
Obama to try to save Asia trade deal in ChinaWashington Times

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:09:11 GMT


CBSSports.com

Dodgers reportedly place embattled outfielder Yasiel Puig on trade waivers
CBSSports.com
Trade waivers are common this time of year and while they're generally pretty straight forward once you get the hang of it, the entire process can be a little confusing. Here's a quick primer on how trade waivers work and what this means for Puig.
Yasiel Puig is on trade waivers, but what does that mean?SB Nation
Yasiel Puig: Minors humbling, but 'difficult' to see Dodgers in 1st placeESPN
Dodgers trade rumors: Los Angeles places Yasiel Puig on trade waiversMLB Daily Dish
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:53:00 GMT


Elections


Washington Post

Russian hackers targeted Arizona election system
Washington Post
Hackers targeted voter registration systems in Illinois and Arizona, and the FBI alerted Arizona officials in June that Russians were behind the assault on the election system in that state. The bureau described the threat as “credible” and significant ...
FBI alert sparks fears that state voting systems are under digital assaultPolitico
Russians Hacked Two US Voter Databases, Say OfficialsNBCNews.com
Harry Reid Cites Evidence of Russian Tampering in US Vote, and Seeks FBI InquiryNew York Times
USA TODAY -Daily Beast -Wall Street Journal -Los Angeles Times
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 01:06:10 GMT


New York Times

Hillary Clinton Piles Up Research in Bid to Needle Donald Trump at First Debate
New York Times
Donald J. Trump at a Republican presidential debate in March in Detroit. Mr. Trump spent hours with his debate team the past two Sundays, but he said, “I believe you can prep too much for those things.” Credit Richard Perry/The New York Times.
Trump woos women and minorities by pitting one group against anotherWashington Post
Lawsuits: Trumps Doctor Overmedicated Patients Who Died In His CareDaily Beast
Gary Johnson: Build a better immigration system, not a wallCNN
Huffington Post -TIME -Los Angeles Times -Business Insider
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:24:26 GMT


Observer

You're Stupid, Wrong and Ugly
Observer
The short-lived television series “Studio 60 On The Sunset Strip,” chronicling the inner workings of a fictional television show, suffered from a fatal malady common to many other shows that failed over the years. Its writing far outpaced its ratings ...

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:00:58 GMT


Breitbart News

Report: Laura Ingraham Tapped for Trump Debate Prep
Breitbart News
Conservative radio host Laura Ingraham is now part of Donald Trump's debate prep team, joining Roger Ailes and Rudy Giuliani. The Washington Post reported Saturday: SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER. Donald Trump is taking a different approach.

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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 15:17:06 GMT


CNN

Trump disavows robo-call from David Duke
CNN
Washington (CNN) Donald Trump's campaign is disavowing support from a prominent white nationalist, David Duke, who is once again causing problems for the Republican nominee by claiming that Trump is a kindred spirit. Duke is running for Senate in ...
Donald Trump suggests Colin Kaepernick should leave the U.S.New York Daily News
David Duke Missed the Memo That Trump Doesn't Want His SupportVanity Fair
Trump campaign disavows robocall by David DukeFox News
Yahoo News -OregonLive.com -The Advocate -Newsmax
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:07:08 GMT


 
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