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Donald Trump, Xi Jinping spell out competing trade visions

Donald Trump, Xi Jinping spell out competing trade visions Regional partners anxious the pullout would embolden China. The day included announcements that the US and China had signed agreements valued at more than $250 billion for products including USA -made jet engines, auto parts, liquified natural gas and beef. [Full Article...]

A legislative perspective on Veterans Day

A legislative perspective on Veterans Day But many Americans who celebrate the day may not know how the holiday first originated. It was one year later, on Armistice Day, that President Woodrow Wilson issued a famous statement about veterans and that war and peace. A committee is seeking names of Vietnam War veterans from the California Area School District's region as they plan an honor roll to memorialize their service. [Full Article...]

US, S. Korea begin joint Naval drills

US, S. Korea begin joint Naval drills South Korean military said it's the first time since 2007 that the three battle groups of the USS Ronald Reagan, the Theodore Roosevelt and the Nimitz have operated together in the Western Pacific. One U.S. aircraft carrier has up to 80 fighter jets, and is commonly dubbed a floating air base. The exercise is seen as a show of force amid North Korea's growing nuclear and missile threats, and c... [Full Article...]

Stolen truck suspect leads police on wild chase in OK

Stolen truck suspect leads police on wild chase in OK The driver high-tailed it onto interstates, through neighborhoods and in and out of farm fields, leaving officers trailing in a cloud of dust. Re-watch the chase below in our Facebook post. That's when someone with a pistol shot out his left rear tire. Hager, seemingly unfazed, continued driving. He said it was taken from his driveway a week ago. [Full Article...]

Philippine President Duterte admits stabbing person to death when he was 16

Philippine President Duterte admits stabbing person to death when he was 16 In 2015, he told the Philippines edition of Esquire magazine that during a "tumultuous fight in the beach" when he was 17, "maybe I stabbed somebody to death". Last month Russia handed over army trucks and thousands of Kalashnikov assault rifles to Duterte during a visit by Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu, a first-ever visit by a Russian defence minister to the U.S. [Full Article...]

'Mad Men' creator Matthew Weiner accused of sexual harassment

'Mad Men' creator Matthew Weiner accused of sexual harassment According to Gordon in an interview with The Information , Weiner told her he felt entitled to see her nude. "I felt I had to answer to speculative stories in the press". One year later, she was let go from the show, prompting a 2009 Gawker headline that asked, "Why Did Matthew Weiner Fire Mad Men's Kater Gordon?" and proceeded to speculate about misconduct. [Full Article...]

Kate Middleton Is in Recovery Mode & Dropping George Off at School

Kate Middleton Is in Recovery Mode & Dropping George Off at School She is now expecting her third child. While speaking at the forum, Kate alluded to the fact that she's been dropping off George at school, even though she wasn't able to when he first began in September. Wednesday's outing wasn't Kate's only royal appearance this week! Place2Be provides in-house counselors and professionals to support adolescents suffering from mental health challenges, ... [Full Article...]

Clinton Dismisses Brazile Book Claims: 'That Just Wasn't the Case'

Clinton Dismisses Brazile Book Claims: 'That Just Wasn't the Case' The former chair admitted she was right. "The funding arrangement with HFA and the victory fund agreement was not illegal, but it sure looked unethical". "Yes, Joe. It was a cult", Brazile replied. Brazile said she learned the "hard way" that you can not read an excerpt without the context. "It is particularly troubling and puzzling that she would seemingly buy into false Russian-fueled prop... [Full Article...]

Harlem Preschooler Dies Following Severe Allergic Reaction to Grilled Cheese

Harlem Preschooler Dies Following Severe Allergic Reaction to Grilled Cheese Sebastian, 5, has asked his family if they could use a rocket ship to "get" Elijah from heaven, Silvera said. The FDNY confirmed Thursday that the Manhattan pre-K where a child suffered a fatal allergic reaction after eating a grilled cheese sandwich never called 911. [Full Article...]

Top Catalan independence leader released on bail

The court will decide whether to remand the speaker, Carme Forcadell , and the lawmakers while the investigation continues or release them under certain conditions. "We're helping Catalonia return to normal". The European Commission President, who favours a federalist EU, said he was against any kind of separatism. [Full Article...]

'I Loved Him': Donna Brazile Chokes Up Over Seth Rich

'I Loved Him': Donna Brazile Chokes Up Over Seth Rich Bill Maher comes under fire often, for being too liberal, not liberal enough, or saying the wrong thing. Actress and comedian Sarah Silverman is the mid-show interview guest. She had previously managed Al Gore's 2000 presidential campaign and worked on other races around the country. She said her concerns about a lack of resources for party activists on the ground in swing states like MI and Wis... [Full Article...]

The Singles Day Sales start tomorrow

The Singles Day Sales start tomorrow Past year the shopping holiday drove $ 18 billion worth of retail sales for participating sellers, a pop-up luxury hub, Double 11 Musée, will appear online and in the Tmall app for high-end brands. With more worldwide brands participating in the holiday with deals, sales could be much higher than past year, according to Squali. The biggest shopping day of the year is off to a fast start. [Full Article...]

Hoboken elects first Sikh mayor, dismisses racist flyers

Hoboken elects first Sikh mayor, dismisses racist flyers Ravinder Singh Bhalla , also known as Ravi Bhalla, an Indian-American man, is a civil rights lawyer and a politician who served in the city council of Hoboken , New Jersey since 2009. "Don't let terrorism take over our town", said the flyers in bold letters above the picture of a turban-clad Bhalla, a Councilman for eight years. In Sports, former WFAN host Craig Carton plead innocent to fraud c... [Full Article...]

Yessenia Carlos: Congress should pass DREAM Act before year's end

Yessenia Carlos: Congress should pass DREAM Act before year's end Protesters gathered in the main atrium of the Senate building, chanting " Clean Dream Act! " and unfurling massive banners that said "GOP we need a clean dream act by December". Kamala Harris, D-Calif., one of the administration's fiercest critics, that the government would not use personal information it has compiled through the program to track down individuals whose DACA permits expire and de... [Full Article...]

Woman pleads guilty to incest after marrying her own MUM

Woman pleads guilty to incest after marrying her own MUM Two years of Misty's deferred sentence of 10 years must be under the supervision of the Oklahoma Department of Corrections, the outlet reports. Patricia has pleaded not guilty and PEOPLE was unable to reach her attorney. In Oklahoma, incest is a felony, and if convicted, is punishable up to 10 years in prison. "I think she's worthless she put my sister into this". [Full Article...]

Two students badly injured in vehicle attack in France, local media reports

Two students badly injured in vehicle attack in France, local media reports According to the police report , among the injured are Chinese students who are studying in the city. The 28-year-old driver, who was arrested immediately afterwards in the city's Blagnac suburb, acted "deliberately" but was not on a list of known extremists, one source said, asking not to be named. [Full Article...]

Pakistan to allow wife to meet Kulbhushan Jadhav

Pakistan to allow wife to meet Kulbhushan Jadhav The press release uploaded on Pakistan's foreign ministry website states that Jadhav has "confessed" in a Pakistani court "that he was tasked by RAW to plan, coordinate and organise espionage, terrorist and sabotage activities aimed at destabilizing and waging war against Pakistan". [Full Article...]

Duterte threatens to bar 2 USA lawmakers from entering PH

Duterte threatens to bar 2 USA lawmakers from entering PH Another 2,290 people have been murdered in drug-related crimes, the government said . The Filipino president has faced severe criticism for endorsing extrajudicial mass killings, imprisoning his critics and threatening to kill whoever raised their voice against his government. [Full Article...]

Telstar 18 revealed as official match ball for 2018 FIFA World Cup

Telstar 18 revealed as official match ball for 2018 FIFA World Cup The World Cup ball has been revolutionised by the German sports giant ever since their first at the 1970 tournament in Mexico. Have a go at our quiz and share your results using #bbcfootball on social media. Check out the gallery above to see all 13 of iterations of Adidas's official World Cup match ball. And Spanish shot-stopper Iker Casillas said: "It is very sad that a competition so importan... [Full Article...]

European Union says progress in next 2 weeks is key

European Union says progress in next 2 weeks is key Following another round of talks with David Davis and his team, Barnier said that the United Kingdom now has two weeks to make concessions if it wants to make any progress by December. However, Barnier said that some progress had been made on citizens' rights, after the United Kingdom provided "useful clarifications" on how a new system would work. [Full Article...]


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