• Ted Cruz, the supreme politician with eyes on the White House
Ted Cruz, the supreme politician with eyes on the White House

Two hours before most of the state's polls closed, she posted a series of photos on Instagram posing in a black and white "Beto for Senate" ballcap. First, Triumph visited the O'Rourke camp, where he mocked the candidate's attempt at punk music in the 1990s. Cruz, however, tried to have a moment with Triumph.

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  • New Brexit deal would avoid the need for an Irish border backstop
New Brexit deal would avoid the need for an Irish border backstop

Asked about the report, a spokesman at May's office said: "This is all speculation". "In order to ensure that the backstop, if ever needed, would be temporary, the Prime Minister said that there would need to be a mechanism through which the backstop could be brought to an end".

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  • Quinnipiac poll shows Gillum, Nelson leading by 7 on eve of election
Quinnipiac poll shows Gillum, Nelson leading by 7 on eve of election

DeSantis and his campaign have already battled accusations of racism. Come Tuesday, we're making a change. When the year began, few would have predicted a showdown between DeSantis and Gillum. Gillum has said he's not a target of the investigation. Their deaths came days before an anti-Semitic massacre in Pittsburgh that left 11 dead and as a s...

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  • Driver Was Huffing Before Crash That Killed 4
Driver Was Huffing Before Crash That Killed 4

He is identified as 21-year-old Colton Treu of Chippewa Falls. The Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports the driver of the pickup that hit the group fled the scene but is now in police custody. The Chippewa Falls Police Department expressed its condolences to the victims' families and fellow scouts, describing the events as a "truly horrific inciden...

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  • China challenges US to provide 'evidence' in trade secrets case
China challenges US to provide 'evidence' in trade secrets case

The Justice Department unveiled criminal charges against Chinese state-owned Fujian Jinhua Integrated Circuit Co., and United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) of Taiwan, along with three UMC officials. Department of Justice officials say alleged Chinese economic espionage is "increasing rapidly", and they have established a high-level initiativ...

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  • Caravan asylum seekers announce lawsuit against Pres
Caravan asylum seekers announce lawsuit against Pres

Another contingent splintered off by hitchhiking rides and walking to Tierra Blanca, Veracruz, which lies about 128 kilometres to the north. Concerning the ugly trend, Trump said the United States military would not accept bottles or stones being thrown at them.

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  • Celebrities throw weight behind Stacey Abrams in Georgia race
Celebrities throw weight behind Stacey Abrams in Georgia race

The Georgia Department of Economic Development said there were 320 films and TV shows shot in the state previous year, generating an economic impact of $9.5 billion, including $2.7 billion in direct spending. Ruffalo shared a phone number for voters who have trouble at the polls . Kemp's involvement in election procedures while a candidate h...

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  • Israeli Airstrike Targets Group of Palestinians in Gaza
Israeli Airstrike Targets Group of Palestinians in Gaza

The boys' bodies were wrapped in Palestinian flags and carried by mourners who shot in the air as they chanted "God is Great". Israeli snipers have also maimed hundreds by aiming at their lower limbs in a bid to incapacitate them, according to rights groups.

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  • USA charges Malaysian financier in multibillion-dollar scheme
USA charges Malaysian financier in multibillion-dollar scheme

It is unclear if Mr Ng has a lawyer. Malaysian officials have said Low is believed to be living in China. The indictment accuses Leissner and Ng and of using Low's connections to government officials in Malaysia and Abu Dhabi to "retain business from 1MDB for [Goldman Sachs] through the promise and payment of hundreds of millions of dollars i...

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  • Trump political ad assailed as 'sickening,' racially divisive
Trump political ad assailed as 'sickening,' racially divisive

A pair of Bush ads, one of which was the brainchild of Fox News founder Roger Ailes , depicted Dukakis - then the governor of MA - presiding over a "revolving door" prison system and giving out "weekend passes" to convicted murderers. Some Democrats , including Robert Reich, who served as secretary of labour in the Clinton administration, compare...

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  • Khashoggi’s body was ‘dissolved’ after murder - Erdogan advisor
Khashoggi’s body was ‘dissolved’ after murder - Erdogan advisor

The Saudis have presented shifting accounts around the death of the 59-year-old journalist, initially denying any knowledge before arguing that a group of rogue operators, many of whom belong to bin Salman's inner circle, were responsible. Ankara maintains that there is strong proof that the killing of the Saudi journalist at the Saudi consulate on...

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  • 'Big Guns' Come Out in Georgia's Governor Race
'Big Guns' Come Out in Georgia's Governor Race

He said that Winfrey's comments about voter suppression, in particular, will resonate in a state where that has been a concern in the past. Oprah Winfrey delivered a passionate stump speech Thursday for Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams , who is looking to become the nation's first black female governor .

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  • Trump escalates threats against migrant caravan
Trump escalates threats against migrant caravan

Trump in recent weeks has repeatedly said more troops are needed to tighten security at the border and he has made political capital of the caravan in the weeks before important mid-term congressional elections that could see the Democrats regain a degree of power.

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  • Trump says birthright citizenship will be ended
Trump says birthright citizenship will be ended

Officials said that number could reach a maximum of about 8,000 under present plans. There are no official statistics on how many Chinese women give birth in the United States, but Mifubaby estimated that the number had risen from just 600 in 2007 to more than 80,000 in 2016.

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  • Trump visits synagogue in Pittsburgh attack as protesters march
Trump visits synagogue in Pittsburgh attack as protesters march

Trump's visit came just seven days before elections that will determine whether his Republican Party will maintain its control in both houses of Congress or whether the Democrats will seize a majority in one chamber or both. A gunman stormed a Pittsburgh synagogue during Saturday service and shot worshippers, killing at least 11 and wounding six be...

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  • Pakistan acquits Christian woman facing death for blasphemy
Pakistan acquits Christian woman facing death for blasphemy

A trial court had convicted Aasia Bibi and sentenced her to death. "The conviction and the sentence of death [are overturned]", said chief justice Saqib Nisar while announcing the verdict. The top court had first taken up the appeal in October 2016, but had to adjourn the matter without hearing after one of the judges recused himself from the SC be...

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  • Turkey Withheld Some Details On Khashoggi's Death, Rep. Schiff Says
Turkey Withheld Some Details On Khashoggi's Death, Rep. Schiff Says

Saudi Arabia first denied any involvement in Khashoggi's disappearance on October 2, but a Saudi official eventually attributed his death to a botched attempt to return him to the kingdom. In his attempt to criticise the Khashoggi murder without criticising Riyadh, Trump worded his statement to nearly sound like he was unhappy with how the kil...

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  • Leicester City owner's helicopter accident recorded by a security camera
Leicester City owner's helicopter accident recorded by a security camera

The father of four and founder of duty-free King Power International was a huge favourite with the club's fans. New Ipswich Town manager Paul Lambert was at Leicester City today to pay his tributes to those who lost their lives in Saturday's helicopter crash.

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  • Japan, India leaders agree to step up defense, economic ties
Japan, India leaders agree to step up defense, economic ties

The agreement makes Japan only the second country with which India has agreed for such a bilateral dialogue. Both Modi and Abe called upon Pakistan to bring to justice the perpetrators of terrorist attacks, including those of November 2008 in Mumbai and January 2016 in Pathankot.

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  • Khashoggi's fiancée demands answers, says Saudi authorities are responsible for killing
Khashoggi's fiancée demands answers, says Saudi authorities are responsible for killing

She initially said that she would be interested in taking him up on the offer - if the USA "makes a genuine contribution to the efforts to reveal what happened inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul that day, I will consider accepting his invitation".

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  • Just Which Outlets Are Trump’s ‘Enemy’? By His Definition, There Are Many
Just Which Outlets Are Trump’s ‘Enemy’? By His Definition, There Are Many

The president's comments follow a mass shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue and a mail bomb scare targeting senior Democrats and CNN . U.S. Attorney Scott Brady said Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania synagogue shooting suspect Robert Bowers appeared in a federal court today, and said a judge set a court hearing for November 1.

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  • Suspicious package mailed to CNN's Atlanta headquarters
Suspicious package mailed to CNN's Atlanta headquarters

Authorities haven't said yet whether the package found Monday is linked to the other packages. "There is no imminent danger to the CNN Center", CNN chief Jeff Zucker said a statement. If America hoped President Donald Trump would scale back his attacks on his perceived opponents after they started finding in bombs in their mail, we were disappo...

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  • High school on lockdown after student shoots schoolmate in North Carolina
High school on lockdown after student shoots schoolmate in North Carolina

Those upgrades included hardened doors, perimeter fencing, reinforced glass, surveillance cameras, additional locks and locksmiths, but no metal detectors. "We are incredibly saddened that we had a loss of life on one of our campuses", Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Superintendent Dr. Clayton Wilcox said.

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  • Merkel won't seek a 5th term as German chancellor
Merkel won't seek a 5th term as German chancellor

Mrs Merkel has been CDU chairwoman since 2000 and has been German Chancellor for 13 years. National news agency DPA said she planned to remain chancellor even as she gives up the top party job. She said she hopes to open the way for "new success for the CDU" by letting it prepare for her departure as chancellor, and she won't interfere with the c...

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  • United States sending 5,000 troops to meet migrant caravan at Mexico border
United States sending 5,000 troops to meet migrant caravan at Mexico border

But while Quinteros, who took part in El Salvador's 1980-92 civil war, said it was "painful" to leave his three children behind, he said the United States is "the country of opportunities". looking for better living conditions, just like the other groups. Others complained of trekkers smoking marijuana or warned that images of litter and uneaten ...

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  • Afghanistan: Kandahar Votes After Week-long Delay Due to Violence
Afghanistan: Kandahar Votes After Week-long Delay Due to Violence

As Kandahar is about to witness the parliamentary elections on Saturday, some residents of the southern province said they are ready to participate in the process and vote for their favorite candidate. So far, the electoral body has received thousands of complaints following the vote . Ibrahimi said 111 candidates were vying for 11 seats in ...

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  • US Muslim groups raise tens of thousands for synagogue victims
US Muslim groups raise tens of thousands for synagogue victims

Bowers faces 29 federal counts , including weapons offenses and hate crimes. Dina Winer from The Meeting Place Dialogue Group told The Jerusalem Post , "Whenever there's a terrorist attack in Israel, we meet in Zion Square and it's especially sad for us that we have to do this for an attack that took place in America".

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  • Putin invited to visit Washington next year, US official says
Putin invited to visit Washington next year, US official says

Mr Putin said dismantling a global arms control system was "very unsafe", adding Russian Federation was concerned that the USA had abandoned the Anti-Ballistic Missile treaty, planned to ditch the INF, and left the future of the New Start unclear.

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  • German governing parties punished in state election
German governing parties punished in state election

Germany's central region of Hesse was voting Sunday in a state election marked by discontent with infighting in the national government - and its results could help determine whether Chancellor Angela Merkel's administration has a long-term future.

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  • Khashoggi's fiancee breaks silence on his murder at Saudi consulate
Khashoggi's fiancee breaks silence on his murder at Saudi consulate

The Saudi monarchy is a creation of the United States and the oil companies. Turkey alleges a 15-member hit squad was sent to Istanbul to kill the journalist, a onetime Saudi insider who became an outspoken critic of Prince Mohammed in columns for The Washington Post .

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  • Sarah Sanders: Media Has 'Role to Play' in Ending Division
Sarah Sanders: Media Has 'Role to Play' in Ending Division

Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci is promoting a book and said the president needs a chief of staff who "really likes him". "Nobody should lie. I'm not a big believer in lying. But if we are honest with ourselves, people of good faith should ... seriously say it is the president who is creating this caustic environment...

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  • Oman says time to accept Israel in region
Oman says time to accept Israel in region

The Palestinians cut ties with the USA after the White House recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital and then moved the American embassy there in May. US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis and his counterparts in Italy and Germany also participated, but Jordan's King Abdullah cancelled his appearance after a flood that hit the Dead Sea region killed ...

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  • Anxious about Trump iPhone eavesdroppers? China recommends a Huawei
Anxious about Trump iPhone eavesdroppers? China recommends a Huawei

Using Trump's favorite way to disparage articles he did not find appealing, Hua claimed that by making these accusations or publishing such a report , the New York Times just provided one more evidence that it is making the fake news.

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  • SC’s Alok Verma Order: Who Gets What Out of It?
SC’s Alok Verma Order: Who Gets What Out of It?

The hearing commenced with Senior Advocate Fali S. Nariman drawing the attention of the bench to the Vineet Narain dictum of the apex court, on insulating the CBI against the government, which was transformed into a Law by virtue of the CVC Act of 2003 and amendments to the Delhi Special Police Establishment Act of 1946.

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  • Palestinian militants agree truce after exchange of fire with Israel
Palestinian militants agree truce after exchange of fire with Israel

The Israeli army said some suspects briefly crossed the fence. It was not immediately clear whether Islamic Jihad, which sometimes acts independently of Hamas , had coordinated the rocket fire with Hamas. Israel and Hamas have fought three wars since 2008 and much of the worldwide community considers the Islamist movement a terrorist organisatio...

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  • Man tries to kill spiders with blowtorch, sets parents’ home on fire
Man tries to kill spiders with blowtorch, sets parents’ home on fire

Here's something you don't want to do at home: Fire officials in California responded to a house fire Tuesday night after a man used a blowtorch to kill black widow spiders. A man has badly damaged part of his parents' house in a blaze after using a blowtorch to kill spiders. "He was still outside when the smoke become visible", Wilding said.

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  • De Niro, Biden Latest Suspected Targets As Trump Slams Media
De Niro, Biden Latest Suspected Targets As Trump Slams Media

The 75-year-old actor - who has starred in hits such as " Taxi Driver " and "Raging Bull" - is the owner of the Tribeca Grill in New York City, where police confirmed a suspicious-looking package was sent to the eatery while it was empty.

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  • Mohammed bin Salman calls Khashoggi murder a 'heinous crime'
Mohammed bin Salman calls Khashoggi murder a 'heinous crime'

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has said the Washington Post columnist and critic of the Saudi leadership was killed in a planned, "savage killing" and has demanded Riyadh punish those responsible, no matter how highly placed. A friend of the Khashoggi family - who wished to remain anonymous out of fear of reprisal - told The Associated Pres...

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  • Explainer: How Mahinda Rajapaksa Pulled off a Constitutional Coup in Sri Lanka
Explainer: How Mahinda Rajapaksa Pulled off a Constitutional Coup in Sri Lanka

The parliament had been due to meet again on November 5 to unveil the 2019 annual budget. "The dissolution of Parliament can also result in the resignation of the incumbent Prime Minister", the Colombo Telegraph said in a report. Wickremesinghe insisted he was still the legitimate prime minister and would fight his dismissal in court. He held the...

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  • 'Desperate' Imran Khan secures $6bn bailout for Pakistan at Saudi summit
'Desperate' Imran Khan secures $6bn bailout for Pakistan at Saudi summit

Amidst Khashoggi murder allegations and faced with self-created Yemen crisis, Saudi Arabia has asked Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan to mediate to end Yemen conflict, triggered by Riyadh-led coalition in 2015, aimed to re-instate its favored President Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi.

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  • IB admits its men were apprehended outside Alok Verma's residence
IB admits its men were apprehended outside Alok Verma's residence

Following this the two officials were informed about the decision taken by the government. "What are the reasons for sending CBI director on leave?" It is also yet to be confirmed if they have been arrested. The petition also points out that officer who was investigating the case against Respondent No.4 has been transferred to Port Bliar with i...

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  • In the Black sea found an ancient ship
In the Black sea found an ancient ship

The Black Sea Maritime Archaeology Project ( Black Sea MAP ) spent three years surveying some 770 square miles of Atlantic Ocean seabed, between Eastern Europe and Western Asia. Numerous colonial and commercial activities of ancient Greece and Rome, and of the Byzantine Empire, centred on the Black Sea . "This represents an unbroken pattern of...

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  • Southwest Airlines passenger allegedly cites Trump after groping woman
Southwest Airlines passenger allegedly cites Trump after groping woman

Southwest Airlines did not immediately respond to HuffPost's request for comment. However, 30 minutes later, she felt fingers grabbing onto the back of her arm. Alexander was questioned by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and told them he could not recall touching the woman and was asleep most of the flight.

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  • The contrasts of Mexico’s southern and northern borders
The contrasts of Mexico’s southern and northern borders

The american president Donald Trump thanked, Saturday, October 20, the mexican authorities for their efforts to block the caravan. Maria Teresa Orellana, a resident of Lorenzo, handed out sandals. Governments are willing to skim off the wealthy and better-educated who they feel can contribute to their societies, but slam the door shut on the or...

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  • Trump’s missile treaty pullout could escalate tension with China
Trump’s missile treaty pullout could escalate tension with China

It prohibited the USA and Russian Federation from possessing, producing or test-flying ground-launched nuclear cruise and ballistic missiles with a range of 500 to 5,500 kilometres (300 to 3,400 miles). He said Mr Trump looked forward to the meeting and that arrangements would be made to ensure it took place. President Donald Trump said on Mond...

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  • Rand Paul blames Saudi for writer killing - 10/21/2018 9:46:05 AM
Rand Paul blames Saudi for writer killing - 10/21/2018 9:46:05 AM

On Friday, asked if he believed whether the Saudi explanation that Mr Khashoggi was killed during a " fistfight " with more than a dozen agents was credible , he said: "I do". But on Sunday, a Saudi official told Reuters he was killed after being put in a chokehold. Tillis said Sunday the goal of the U.S.'s punishment for Saudi Arabia has to...

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  • Canada shaken by four powerful quakes
Canada shaken by four powerful quakes

Several 4.0 or greater earthquakes also struck around the same area. A strong magnitude 6.6 natural disaster has struck just off the west coast of Vancouver Island late Sunday evening. British Columbia, like the rest of western North America, is located on the Pacific " Ring of Fire " that encircles the Pacific Ocean, the world's most seismica...

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  • Jamal Khashoggi's killing was a tremendous mistake: Saudi Arabia
Jamal Khashoggi's killing was a tremendous mistake: Saudi Arabia

Khashoggi went missing after he entered the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul on October 2 to retrieve marriage documents. The footage then shows Madani and the accomplice laughing and relaxed as they make their way back to the consulate.

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  • Trump Calls Migrant Caravan a National Emergency
Trump Calls Migrant Caravan a National Emergency

She says she plans to head for the United States, but will linger in Mexico to see how US President Donald Trump's immigration policies play out. "At this time, it is estimated that the caravan comprises some 7,233 persons, many of whom intend to continue the march north". At the time of this tweet, the migrant caravan numbered roughl...

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  • Former Australian PM accused of failing gov't in key by-election
Former Australian PM accused of failing gov't in key by-election

The government must already seek the support of unpredictable right-wing populists and independents to enact its policies in the Senate. Turnbull left parliament after he was ousted as prime minister in a party-room coup on August 24. Prime Minister Scott Morrison was in touch with Phelps on Sunday. Phelps is also shaping up to be a key governm...

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