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Clinton camp helped fund Trump dossier research

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A person familiar with the newly disclosed dossier matter, speaking on condition of anonymity to discuss confidential client matters, said the Clinton funding arrangement was brokered by Marc Elias, a lawyer for her campaign and the DNC, and his law firm of Perkins Coie. Read More »

Should parents worry about kids getting marijuana edibles for Halloween?

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According to a statement issued by multiple police departments Monday, the candy poses "a great risk to users, especially children who could accidentally receive them during the Halloween season". As Snopes noted, the warning cited a case in which police said a 10-year-old in NY became ill after eating marijuana-infused candy. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration noted there have been marijuana-laced sweets sold in packages titled, Munchy Way, 3 Rastateers, Tixed and Rasta Reese's. Read More »

White House: no sign of collusion in campaign aides' indictments

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He was a member of the campaign's foreign policy team. The separate charges against Manafort and Rick Gates contend the men acted as unregistered foreign agents for Ukrainian interests. House Speaker Paul Ryan isn't commenting on the indictments of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman and an associate. "On or about March 24, 2016, defendant PAPADOPOULOS met with the Professor [individual who claimed to have substantial connections with Russian government officials] in ... Read More »

White House Gets Creepy for Halloween

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EDT. It will also cater to military families and community groups. "During this event, trick-or-treaters will enjoy seeing the South Portico decorated in spider webs, creating a festive look and feel", according to a press release from first lady Melania Trump's office. Read More »

Kuwait cabinet resigns after no-confidence vote

But the submission came after 10 opposition lawmakers had filed a vote of no confidence against the country's minister for cabinet affairs, Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah. Only months into its tenure it lost its first member when information minister and state minister of sports and youth, Sheikh Salman Al-Sabah, was forced to resign ahead of a February no-confidence vote. Read More »

Saudis want to topple Qatari regime, says emir

He said that "History as well tells us, teaches us, they tried to do that before, in 1996 after my father became the emir". For his part, Sheikh Tamim said Doha and Washington had "a very strong relationship" - Qatar is home to the largest USA military base in the Middle East. Read More »

USA forces capture key suspect in Benghazi attack

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The attack resulted in the death of the US ambassador to the country and three other Americans. Elite special forces captured al-Imam this weekend and transferred him to a ship offshore where forces plan to transfer him back to the US for prosecution in federal court, an official told ABC News . Read More »

N Korea nuke test risks radiation leak at test site

Zhai Mingguo, a senior Chinese geologist who helped organise the meeting, said: "This is a big, sophisticated problem requiring multiple, systematic approaches. The Chinese geology institute has been closely monitoring the tests across the border and released what its scientists believe is the layout and depth of underground tunnels at the testing site. Read More »

Several Injured Two Groups of Nigerians Clash in Saket

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According to staffers at the Sawan Neelu Angels hospital say that the incident happened around 4am when four African men entered the hospital asking them to treat a woman who had suffered injuries on her head. As the men waiting outside spotted the man getting down from the autorickshaw, they followed him inside the hospital premises and attacked him. Such was the aggression that they even broke a door down, dragged one of the injured men and started to attack them with swords. Read More »

Virginia Lottery erroneously sells lotto tickets that can not win

The Gold Mega Ball was 13, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 05. To win the jackpot, players pick five numbers from 1 to 70, one Mega Ball number from 1 to 25. An extra $1 "Power Play" multiplies nonjackpot prizes. The largest Mega Millions jackpot was a $656 million prize split by three winners in Illinois, Kansas and Maryland in 2012, according to the news release. Read More »

Speculation rife as first arrest in US Russia probe said near

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As Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley recently said: "The idea that the Federal Bureau of Investigation and associates of the Clinton campaign would pay Mr. So, I am really anxious to see the letters to the editor from all the people that cried bloody murder, stating they were wrong and it was the DNC and Clinton that was the liars, that they are the ones who were in bed with the Russians, and all the other outright lies they passed off as fact were false. Read More »

Australia scrum-half Cooper Cronk joins Sydney Roosters

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In a statement released by the Roosters on Monday, the 33-year-old says he is delighted to join the club and sees it as an "exciting new opportunity". A super-sub role would likely include Pearce needing to place his head in the scrum while filling a cameo role relieving co-captain and dummy-half Jake Friend. Read More »

Pres. Trump Blasts Obama, Dems for Payments to Fusion GPS

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Bannon reportedly called Trump on Friday night after news broke that conservative publication Washington Free Beacon had reportedly helped fund the research that led to a controversial dossier linking Trump to Russian Federation. Glenn Simpson, the Fusion co-founder most often associated with the dossier, is used to working on stories with Perez. 'I was running for president I was trying to win. Read More »

Record surge in atmospheric carbon dioxide

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Concentrations of carbon dioxide in the world's atmosphere rose at record-breaking speed during 2016, according to the World Meteorological Organization's Greenhouse Gas Bulletin ; the organization said the changes in the atmosphere witnessed in the past 70 years are unprecedented. Read More »

Farm attack outside Vryheid, elderly farmer killed #BlackMonday

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Demonstrators are blocking motorways in the South African cities of Cape Town and Johannesburg in protest at the murder of white farmers . The protest, called Black Monday, has been carried out because of the increasing rate of white farmers' murders, which is much higher than the overall murder rate in South Africa, reports said. Read More »

Church to move George Washington plaque

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Earlier this year there were protests over the future of a Confederate statue in Charlottesville as well as violent rallies by white supremacists and neo-Nazis, prompting the discussion in Alexandria to progress. The men they memorialize are giants in our nation's history and were members of this parish. The leaders emphasized the fact that their church was a sanctuary for Christians, not a museum, which makes it hard to explain why there are plaques honoring Lee and Washington. Read More »

DC court bars Trump from reversing transgender troops policy

Armed Forces. Under his proposal, transgender recruits would be banned from the military, medical treatment funding for current transgender troops would be completely cut off, and Defense Secretary James Mattis would have power to expel transgender service members. Read More »

Could Puerto Rico's power restoration be delayed?

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The announcement comes after Puerto Rican Governor Ricardo Rossello called for the cancellation of the $300 million contract with Whitefish Energy early Sunday. Eyebrows are being raised at the contract itself, which allows for unspecified "allowance for profit on work done" in the event of cancellation. Whitefish spokesman Chris Chiames tells The Associated Press that Sunday's cancellation will only delay efforts to restore power for Puerto Rico, which was hit hard by Hurricane ... Read More »

Finally, Buhari Sacks Babachir Lawal, Appoints Mustapha New SGF

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Nigeria's newly appointed Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF Boss Gida Mustapha is a lawyer, management consultant, politician and businessman who has spent several years in Nigeria's public service. The panel had been given 14 days to turn in its report. The other members of the three-man panel are National Security Adviser (NSA), Babagana Monguno, and Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami. Read More »

China signals will again block Indian bid to blacklist militant leader

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In the last two years, China has stonewalled efforts by India and then later by the USA, the United Kingdom and France to declare Azhar as a global terrorist, stating that there was no consensus on the issue. "As for the listing application by the relevant country, there are disagreements". The Chinese position, expressed by its Foreign Ministry spokesperson, Hua Chunying, came ahead of Thursday's meeting of the 1267 committee of the United Nations Security Council, where Azhar's status ... Read More »

NYPD cops plead not guilty to rape charges

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The victim alleges she was taken to a Chipotle vehicle park in Coney Island on September 15 where she was raped and forced to perform oral sex on both officers . On the night of the alleged rape , Martins and Hall pulled Chambers over, according to the woman's lawyer, Michael David. Detective Hall, 33, and Detective Martins, 37, surrendered on Monday morning at the 94th Precinct station house in Williamsburg, and at their arraignment in State Supreme Court in Brooklyn , both ... Read More »

California couple who survived Las Vegas shooting die in crash

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Dennis jumped on top of Lorraine to shield her from bullets. The couple had safely returned home from the Harvest music festival October 1 in Las Vegas . "We were so relieved when they got out of the shooting alive", Brooke Carver said. Lorraine Carver took to Facebook just days after the shooting to share a photo of flowers that her husband bought for her. Read More »

Trump 'sex dossier' firm backed by conservative website

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I'm sure that will come out'. On Sunday, Trump tried to shift the focus back to Democrats and Clinton, tweeting that the Russian Federation issue was being used to sidetrack the Republican push for tax reform and praising Republican "anger and unity" on the need to look into whether Democrats and the Clinton campaign paid for a portion of a dossier that detailed accusations about Trump's ties to Russian Federation. Read More »

What Are Analysts Report About Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

The stock of Merck & Co., Inc. The stock decreased 6.06% or $3.76 on October 27, reaching $58.24. The company's a year ago sales total was 10.54 Million. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) was reduced too. Merck had 128 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Therefore 76% are positive. Read More »

Pres Trump asks State Dept. to release remaining Clinton emails

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It also claims Russian officials kept in touch with several Trump campaign members, including the president's personal attorney Michael Cohen. "These investigations were initiated on a partisan basis, and will shed no light on Russia's interference in the 2016 election, but then again they are not meant to do so", Representative Adam Schiff, the ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, said Tuesday in a statement. Read More »

Punjab: 17-year-old girl gang-raped in Jalalabad bleeds to death

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The incident happened when the girl was returning from the school when the three motorcycle-borne youth, including a minor boy, allegedly waylaid her. She, however, managed to reach home, sources said. Jalalabad DSP Amarjit Singh said the family did not file an FIR on the day of the complaint and did so only after her death. Read More »

Kushner Took Secret Trip to Saudi Arabia

A financial disclosure form filled out by Kushner shows $1.6 million in income from Westminster. Also Sunday, Palestinian officials said they believed the White House was moving towards a "dramatic announcement" that the Trump administration has adopted the two-state solution as its preferred option for solving the Israel-Palestinian stand-off, Israel Broadcast Corporation (Kan) reported. Read More »

Police in new clash with opposition supporters in Kenya

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People react near a convoy carrying Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga of the National Super Alliance (NASA) coalition in Kawangware slums in Nairobi , Kenya October 29, 2017. A senior election official, Consolata Nkatha, said the announcement will go ahead even though voting did not occur in two dozen constituencies because of opposition protests. Read More »

Adam Driver Talks About What It Felt Like Killing Han Solo

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Adam Driver has a new profile in GQ, and fans are convinced that he dropped an insanely massive spoiler about Star Wars: The Last Jedi-so massive, in fact, that an all-caps [SPOILER WARNING] had to be placed in the middle of his Q&A. As with Anakin Skywalker, this would mean that Rey has the power to use the Force to foresee events before they have occurred, which will prove to be a powerful scene within the movie as Rey realizes she has already witnessed what unfolds in the mentioned scene. Read More »

Dividend Diamond in Focus: Kilroy Realty Corporation (NYSE:KRC)

About 14.53M shares traded or 191.77% up from the average. (NYSE:SLG) are -11.23% since the start of 2016. It has underperformed by 12.71% the S&P500. Investors are always on the look for the next great stock to own. At the moment, DRE has 355.61 million shares outstanding. Allen Investment Mgmt Limited Liability Com reported 0.19% in 3M Co (NYSE:MMM). Read More »

Stryker Corporation (SYK) PT Raised to $148.00

It has outperformed by 24.43% the S&P500. The stock of Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK ) has "Sell" rating given on Friday, April 28 by Barclays Capital. As per Thursday, August 18, the company rating was maintained by Benchmark. As per Wednesday, August 23, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. Read More »

Hamas tunnel discovered under United Nations school in Gaza

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This is what Hamas rule looks like and this is more proof of the double war crime committed as terror tunnels are built to attack Israelis, while using the children of Gaza as human shields. There was no immediate response from Hamas. Hamas and Abbas's Fatah party recently signed a reconciliation agreement that would end PA sanctions on Gaza and restore a PA-controlled government in the coastal territory by December 1. Read More »

Kurdish opponents of Barzani report attacks on offices

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A statement from the PM's office said, " We are closely watching developments in Kurdistan Region and the assaults on political parties' offices and media workers, as well as attempts to induce chaos and turmoil in Erbil and Dohuk ". But it also called on him to pursue a new dialogue with the Kurds to stabilize the situation and pledged that it would support prime minister Nechirvan Barzani and his deputy Qubad Talabani as the region plans for new presidential elections. Read More »

Kazakh PM takes part in Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway launch

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The 826-kilometer (513 miles) railway from Baku to the Georgian capital, Tbilisi, and the Turkish city of Kars may deliver cargo between China and Europe in 12 to 15 days, making it a competitive alternative to existing routes that go via Russian Federation or Iran, and much faster than sea freight, according to the Azeri government. Read More »

Pakistan's support to terrorists 'unacceptable', will continue to retaliate

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Earlier on Friday, an Indian spy drone was shot by the Pakistani forces which had intruded into the Rakchikri sector in Azad Kashmir. The request for the hotline interaction came from Pakistan. "On the contrary, Pak Army has employed civilians at forward posts and accorded permission for permanent locations of civilians in the vicinity of Pak Army posts", India's DGMO informed Pakistan. Read More »

Awful productivity growth means 'no end to austerity' in budget, IFS warns

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Mr. Hammond however, had a different tune to sing. Such a concession would be a bitter political blow, as the Tories have already rolled back the aim of balancing the books, originally set out by George Osborne in 2010. Thomas Pope of the iFS said: "It looks like he will face a substantial deterioration in the projected state of the public finances", According to the report, should the OBR decide that the rate of productivity growth seen since 2010 is now "the new normal", borrowing could ... Read More »

Dozens Of Octopuses Found Mysteriously Crawling On Welsh Beach

He added that he has never seen anything quite like it, as they were literally walking onto the sand on the tips of their eight legs, or six arms and two legs to be more accurate. He said: "As the areas where they are exhibiting this odd behaviour coincides with the two areas hit by the two recent low pressures depressions and associated storms of Ophelia and Brian, it could be supposed that these have affected them". Read More »

John Boehner says he told Sean Hannity: 'You're nuts'

But he really let his anger show about Fox News host Sean Hannity , who called for Republicans to replace Boehner as speaker in December 2014. Boehner said they have since become "really good friends" and are even co-chairs of a new think tank at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas that is now being constructed. Read More »

Army identifies helicopter pilot killed in Afghanistan crash

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There was no update on their conditions. "A USA service member has died as a result of injuries sustained during a helicopter crash", Resolute Support said. He was awarded the Air Medal (with combat device) for heroism or meritorious achievement in aerial battle, the Army said; details of the battle for which he was awarded the medal weren't immediately available Sunday night. Read More »

Iran will continue to produce missiles for defence purposes: Rouhani

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But he also said, "No president can revoke an global deal". The Sunday report by the semi-official ILNA news agency quotes ministry spokesman Bahram Ghasemi as saying "an intention was expressed by the American side that was not approved by President Rouhani", in reference to the alleged meeting request. Read More »

Inventor Madsen admits dismembering journalist

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He has now changed his story to say she died of carbon monoxide poisoning while on board, police said in a statement. Divers were sent out to try to find all of her body parts, and discovered her head earlier this month . Madsen was soon arrested but denied killing her. Peter Madsen , Danish inventor, engineer, rocket- and u-boat builder, talks about entrepreneurship during Danish Business Day event held in Copenhagen, Denmark, May 9, 2017. Read More »

At least 6 people died because of the hurricane "Hervert" in Europe

According to reports, on 29 October, four people died because of falling trees in Poland and the Czech Republic. Winds reached 180km/h (112mph) on the Czech Republic's highest mountain. Thousands of people were left without electricity. A spokeswoman for the Deutsche Bahn rail company said that all trains have been cancelled in seven of Germany's 16 states. Read More »

Paul Manafort, Who Once Ran Trump Campaign, Told to Surrender

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Manafort has a network of shadowy connections to Russia, including over $60 million in deals with Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska , who is quite close to Russian President Vladimir Putin. Rick Gates is a business associate of Manafort. Over the weekend, the Trump team tried to shift focus to reports that the Clinton campaign had funded a dossier of evidence alleging that the former reality TV star and developer was vulnerable to Kremlin blackmail. Read More »

Almost 300000 Without Power As Severe Weather Slams East Coast

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Passengers at LaGuardia Airport in New York City were experiencing delays up to two hours over the weekend, according to FlightAware, which estimated that more than 250 USA flights had been canceled due to the storm. Amtrak suspended service between Boston and New Haven, Conn., due to power outages. Meteorologists said the excessive rain could cause rivers to rise throughout the week, but they did not expect any major river flooding. Read More »

Myanmar Charges Foreign Journalists, Others for Flying Drone

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The delegation will also visit affected communities in Cox's Bazar District in southeastern Bangladesh to hear the stories of the people who have fled, assess the impact of the emergency humanitarian response, identify gaps in assistance, and advise on ways to improve the delivery of humanitarian assistance. Read More »