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I think I've been toned down ... I could really tone it up

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He said each device was made of roughly 6 inches of pvc pipe, wiring, a small clock, battery and "energetic material that could be explosive". The US President called on Americans to "unify" over political differences and to not allow political violence to take root in America. Read More »

As Delhi’s air quality worsens, EPCA asks to stop all construction

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An AQI between 0 and 50 is considered "good", 51 and 100 "satisfactory", 101 and 200 "moderate", 201 and 300 " poor ", 301 and 400 " very poor ", and 401 and 500 " severe ". Winds have gone light along with change in direction, temperatures have reduced and moisture in atmosphere has increased on account of back to back Western Disturbance. Read More »

Sydney's gay penguin couple welcomes a baby chick

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A pair of same-sex penguin parents have made Australian history by hatching a foster egg. Five weeks later, Baby Sphengic has hatched and the doting dads are are on the case. Building a nest of pebbles serves a specific goal: The stones keep eggs warm. They built a nest of pebbles for an egg, and workers, playing along, gave them a dummy egg to place in the nest. Read More »

Meghan Markle Proudly Shares Pic She Took of Prince Harry

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The royal couple took their time to shake each competitor's hand during the medal presentation and two players from the Netherlands even managed to sneak a kiss on the cheek from the Duchess. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex wrapped up their visit to Tonga Friday morning, paying a visit to Prime Minister Akilisi Pohiva before heading to Tupou College for a farewell ceremony and the unveiling of Tonga's contributions to The Queen's Commonwealth Canopy Project. Read More »

Trump Foundation faces off against New York AG in court Thursday

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Brought against Trump and three of his children who serve as the foundation's directors, the lawsuit seeks $2.8 million in restitution and the dissolution of the foundation. An attorney for the defendants, Alan Futerfas, has argued in court filings that suit was the product of "pervasive bias" on the part of former New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, a Democrat who resigned from office before the case was filed and after four women accused of him of physical assault. Read More »

US hunter causes uproar for killing wild goats in Scotland

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An American trophy hunter and reality TV star has caused outrage after shooting wild goats and other animals on the isle of Islay and posting the pictures on social media. "Whether it's teaching them to shoot a gun for the first time, or hunting alongside her for an incredible trophy, it will be nothing less than an extreme adventure!" On Thursday, Switlyk said the photos of the hunting were from more than a month ago and hoped the "people sending me death threats" would "get educated on ... Read More »

NATO to flex military muscle

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In addition to NATO's 29 member countries, Norway's neighbours Sweden and Finland will join the exercises, which run through November 7. The Russian Embassy also noted how the exercises were meant to "scare" the Russians by displaying NATO's power. Read More »

CNN denounces White House for attacks against the media

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Police said the package recovered in Manhattan addressed to De Niro, who dropped an expletive insult at Trump at this year's Tony Awards, was similar to the other pipe bombs recovered this week. Secret Service's National Threat Assessment Center. The device addressed to Hillary Clinton was discovered at her home in the NY suburb of Chappaqua, Westchester County, late on Tuesday by a Secret Service employee who screens mail for her. Read More »

Facebook finds more fake accounts from Iran

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Gleicher said Facebook's action on Friday is at least loosely related to a similar takedown in late August that implicated Iran in 652 other pages, groups and accounts engaged in similar activity. Social media companies have increasingly targeted foreign interference on their platforms. Unlike a batch of Iranian propaganda Facebook identified in August, these messages appeared more varied, with anti-Israel and anti-Saudi Arabia commentary mixed in, it said. Read More »

Suspect in custody in deadly Pittsburgh synagogue attack

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Commander Jason Lando told reporters that there were "multiple casualties", and pleaded with area residents to remain in their homes and keep their doors shut. President Donald Trump is aware of the situation. Police from across the city have descended to the area, which is still very active. Law enforcement on the scene. Read More »

Search goes on for missing plane off SC

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The search area was centered about 110 miles east of Charleston, USCG Petty Officer Ryan Dickinson said. Traffic control received an in-flight emergency report from the plane before it vanished from the radar at approximately 11.33am. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) - the authority with powers to regulate all aspects of civil aviation in the USA - announced the plane's disappearance. Read More »

Bomb disposal robot PROBES suspicious package sent to Joe Biden

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The package was sent to the Greenwich Street headquarters of the actor's Tribeca Enterprises venture, adding to the pattern of explosive devices discovered Wednesday at CNN and others sent to the homes of prominent Democrats including former President Barack Obama , former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and CNN. Read More »

Saudi Prosecutors Expected To Arrive In Turkey For Probe

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He's running things and so if anybody were going to be, it would be him". On video footage he did not appear to be carrying belongings when he entered the consulate that day. Five high-ranking members of the Saudi government have also been fired for their alleged ties to Khashoggi's murder . In his address to the Turkish AK Party parliamentarians, Erdogan left no room for doubt that Khashoggi's death was a pre-planned and premeditated affair. Read More »

Super typhoon devastates Northern Mariana Islands, kills 1

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Officials toured villages in Saipan and saw cars crushed under a collapsed garage, the ground ripped clean of vegetation and people injured by spraying glass and other debris. "We want people to remember we are Americans and we exist". "I went upstairs and the skylight blew out. So we have got to look and ensure for the island of Guam that we are prepared for all types of events including a category five", stressed the Governor. Read More »

Khashoggi's son shakes hands with Saudi royal blamed for father's death

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Addressing lawmakers of his ruling party, Mr Erdogan said all those responsible for the killing must be punished regardless of rank - from the person who ordered his death to those who carried out the killing. Pro-government media in Turkey reported officials have such a recording, but its existence has not been confirmed. Participants look at a sign of the Future Investment Initiative during the investment conference in Riyadh October 23, 2018. Read More »

PM Modi can run, hide but truth will be revealed: Rahul Gandhi

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Mr Gandhi has said the midnight removal of CBI chief Alok Verma was a "disgraceful and unconstitutional attempt" by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to block an investigation into the Rafale fighter jet deal. Anil Ambani will also flee. "Chowkidhar chor hai", he roared. The checks imposed by the Supreme Court have ensured that the CVC power to inquire into the charges against Verma are supervised by a former judge of the apex court; and that the interim director can not take any policy ... Read More »

Malaysia ex-PM, allies charged in latest graft cases

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Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has been charged with with multiple counts of criminal breach of trust involving his alleged misuse of funds totaling the equivalent of $1.58 billion. "What we are seeing today, of course, are charges being made against several people, but there are many more". "We can't bring everyone to court immediately at one time". Read More »

Gaza rockets hit Israel after 5 Palestinians killed in border flareup

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The Israeli military claimed in a statement that the aerial aggression was in retaliation for 16 rockets fired against the southern parts of the occupied territories earlier in the day. Last week, a rocket from Gaza hit a home in the southern Israeli city of Beer Sheva, prompting Israel to carry out airstrikes against almost two dozen Hamas targets in Gaza. Read More »

Twitter suspends account that may be tied to suspected mail bomber

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Clapper, a frequent Trump critic, told CNN that he was not surprised he was targeted and that he considered the actions "definitely domestic terrorism". Earlier on Friday, Trump complained on Twitter that he was being blamed for the mail bombs . The news came on a day when three more packages with potential bombs were discovered. Read More »

Israel's Netanyahu pays surprise visit to Oman

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His predecessor, the late Yitzhak Rabin, made the first such visit to Oman in 1994. The last was in 1996, when Shimon Peres visited. A top Israeli analyst on Friday suggested Netanyahu's trip to Oman, which maintains good relations with Tehran, may have been meant to make some undisclosed use of Muscat's role as a regional mediator - particularly with Iran. Read More »

USA police investigating twelfth suspicious package

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He was arrested there at an AutoZone auto parts store, where two witnesses told Reuters they heard a loud blast at the time of the arrest. Cesar's criminal history is pretty extensive, ranging from arrests for battery and theft to moving violations and steroid-related charges, according to his public records. Read More »

Trump, Xi to meet at G-20

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The trade war with China reportedly started when America imposed around $ 200 billion tariffs on Chinese goods, a strategy of which was created to make Chinese products too expensive for Americans to patronize. It appears the administration wants to press the advantage it believes it holds for the moment in the trade dispute, evidenced by some slowing in the Chinese economy at a time when the USA economy is robust. Read More »

Facebook makes it easier to see political spending activity

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Some analysts have cautioned Democrats that they're focusing too much attention on headline-grabbing races like Texas at the expense of more winnable contests. In a blog post, Facebook product manager, Arti Kulkarni said, "We're introducing the Ad Archive Report for ads in the USA related to politics and issues of national importance ". Read More »

Donald Trump invites Vladimir Putin to Washington

Putin and Trump have met several times on the sidelines of multilateral gatherings, but had only one bilateral summit, in the Finnish capital in July. U.S. National security adviser John Bolton adjusts his glasses while speaking to the media during a news briefing following his meetings with Georgian officials in Tbilisi , Georgia, Friday, Oct. Read More »

Sri Lanka President sacks Prime Minister

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Ada Derana has received video footage of the swearing in ceremony at the Presidential Secretariat in Colombo , recorded from mobile phones of the politicians present. Mr Wickramasinghe helped the president triumph in the 2015 poll, but the pair reportedly clashed in cabinet recently over government plans to lease a port to India. Read More »

Dutch king bemoans 'shadow of uncertainty' of Brexit

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The Queen told Holland's head of state during her speech: "I recall the state visit of your grandmother Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard in 1972, when I spoke of how our nations' close understanding and relationship would become increasingly important as a new configuration of Europe was emerging". Read More »

Man arrested for trying to steal Magna Carta

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British police have arrested a man suspected of trying to steal a Magna Carta from its display case at Salisbury Cathedral. It was not damaged and no one was injured in the incident, police said . Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward. Dating from 1215, this is one of just four copies of the Magna Carta to have survived. The 1215 Great Charter, or Magna Carta , is a key document in the history of the development of liberty in the Anglophone world and is particularly ... Read More »