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The new human rights-related sanctions by the US follow the arrests in Iran of a string of dual nationals from Western countries, many of whom have been detained on national security-related accusations. After the attack, some of the injured were denied medical treatment, but were instead held in solitary confinement. Today's designations highlight our continued support for the Iranian people and demonstrate our commitment to hold the Government of Iran responsible for its continued ...
  • Timeline: Ivanka Trump goes to Washington, and sales surge

    Timeline: Ivanka Trump goes to Washington, and sales surge

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    In addition to applying for the new trademarks, Ivanka Trump Marks LLC has won provisional approval from the Chinese government for four new trademarks since the inauguration. September 29, 2016: Her company announces two new licensing agreements, for affordable fashion jewelry and baby accessories. The Trump family have not separated themselves from their businesses in any meaningful way, and they continue to enrich themselves and their businesses merely by virtue of the fact that their ...
  • Egypt: 44 Killed, Dozens Injured in Church Bombings

    Egypt: 44 Killed, Dozens Injured in Church Bombings

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    Further, at least 11 people were killed and 35 were wounded in a suicide bombing attack outside of St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Alexandria. Special prayers were offered for the victims of terrorist strikes in Egypt. Congregants at Saint Mary's Church in Gulberg offered prayers for the bereaved families and speedy recovery of the injured.
  • Real Star Hints At New Deal

    Real Star Hints At New Deal

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    Isco (right) celebrates scoring the victor against Sporting with Marcelo on Saturday. The 24-year-old scored twice as Madrid fought back to stay on track, for a first league title since 2012. Isco scored two goals , the second coming in 90th minute to earn all three points for his team. "We need everyone and everyone responds". Isco's first goal was a superb solo effort in the 17th to cancel out Duje Cop's opener for Sporting.
  • South Korea's corruption scandal ensnares 2nd top boss

    South Korea's corruption scandal ensnares 2nd top boss

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    The indictment by Seoul prosecutors covers multiple charges, including abuse of power, extortion, bribery and leaking state secrets. — 1990: Park resigns as chairwoman of a children's foundation over suspicions that she allowed her mentor, Choi Tae-min, and his daughter, Choi Soon-sil, to manipulate it for personal gains.
  • Japan says differences with US on economic talks

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    North Korea regularly threatens to destroy Japan , South Korea and the United States and it showed no let-up in its belligerence after the failed missile test on Sunday, a day after putting on a huge display of missiles at a parade in Pyongyang.
  • Alert McDonald's worker helps police find Steve Stephens

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    A hankering for 20 Chicken McNuggets and a side of fries would ultimately lead to the demise of the man known as the Cleveland Facebook killer . She says state police troopers weren't far behind. Debbie Godwin added: "It's bad enough that you kill him but you record the killing on Facebook?". The incident was the latest in a string of disturbing crimes captured on Facebook video, including the alleged gang rape of a 15-year-old girl, two fatal shootings, and the kidnapping and torture of a ...
  • Georgia special election goes to runoff

    Georgia special election goes to runoff

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    Ossoff spoke about that Tuesday morning on CNN's " New Day", after urging other voters to "make themselves heard". The race is an open primary, so if the Democrat finishes with more than 50 percent of the vote, he avoids a run-off and secures outright victory.
  • Britain urges N. Korea to stop nuclear weapons drive

    Britain urges N. Korea to stop nuclear weapons drive

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    Later on Friday the government of China - North Korea's most important trading partner and ally - warned that, "once a war really happens, the result will be nothing but multiple loss". The North has owned up to one such facility, at its Nyongbyon nuclear complex, but the USA government assumes it has more. The vice foreign minister told reporters today that North Korea is ready for war with the USA if that's what the us wants and that North Korea will test weapons whenever it feels like it.
  • (NYSE:FCX) from Copper - Todays Top Gains

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    In the last Quarter, Freeport-McMoRan Inc. Since November 3, 2016, it had 1 insider purchase, and 2 sales for $251,091 activity. Checchi Capital Advisers LLC raised its position in Freeport-McMoRan by 30.2% in the third quarter. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) share price decreased in the last trading session with a previous 52-week high of $17.06. A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of FCX.
  • Turkey's president Erdogan fulfils ambition, but at a cost

    Turkey's president Erdogan fulfils ambition, but at a cost

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    But Sunday's referendum result - and the campaign that preceded it and the manner in which it was won - strikes a devastating blow to Turkey's prospects of ever attaining to a genuinely democratic society. The president of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani, said he was very concerned about Turkey possibly reviving the death penalty and called it a "red line".
  • Why hold an early election? One word: Labour

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    UKIP leader Paul Nuttall said: "We are in the midst of Brexit negotiations so this election will provide a flawless opportunity for the 52% to vote for UKIP, the only party wholeheartedly committed to a clean quick and efficient Brexit". "Only the Liberal Democrats can prevent a Conservative majority". In London and other cities which voted to remain in the European Union, the Liberal Democrats' clear opposition to a hard Brexit could attract Labour voters who are disappointed by their ...