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27/10/2016 22:18

Putin slams claims Russia meddling in US polls as «hysteria»

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President Vladimir Putin slammed as «hysteria» Thursday claims that Russia has tried to interfere in the upcoming US presidential elections by hacking US political institutions including the Democrats behind frontrunner Hillary Clinton.

27/10/2016 22:13

Offensive on IS «capital» Raqa more complex than Mosul

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As Iraqi forces backed by a US-led coalition inch towards the Islamic State group in Mosul, experts and security sources warn that any assault on the jihadists' main Syrian stronghold of Raqa would be even more difficult.

27/10/2016 22:02

«Cursed» Cubs bring World Series thrills home

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For the first time in 71 years, the Chicago Cubs will host a World Series game, the «cursed» Major League Baseball club trying to capture its first crown since 1908.

27/10/2016 21:53

Superstar ally Michelle Obama hits trail with Clinton

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Michelle Obama, surprise star of the 2016 White House campaign, hit the trail Thursday with Democrat Hillary Clinton as the former and current first ladies fight to conquer battleground states before Election Day.

27/10/2016 21:42

Fears rise of Election Day intimidation tactics

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With Donald Trump warning darkly of a plot to «steal» the White House from him next month, the specter of intimidation on Election Day, including by vigilante-style armed citizens, is now seen as a serious threat.

27/10/2016 21:34

Swim star Phelps took plunge with secret marriage: reports

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Olympic swimming star Michael Phelps quietly married girlfriend Nicole Johnson in June, weeks after the birth of the couple's son, Boomer, documents obtained by multiple US media outlets indicated.

27/10/2016 21:27

Bill Clinton «for profit» income detailed in hacked email

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Former president Bill Clinton took in more than 50 million dollars from «for profit» activities over the years as he led the Clinton family foundation, a close aide said in a hacked memo released by WikiLeaks.

27/10/2016 21:24

Apple ramps up MacBook infused with touch controls

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Apple on Thursday unveiled new MacBook Pro laptops infused with touch control features that people have become popular on smartphones.

27/10/2016 20:39

Residents of Iraq town want answers on deadly strike

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Residents of the Iraqi town of Daquq on Thursday demanded answers about who is responsible for an air strike on a Shiite place of worship that killed 15 people last week.

27/10/2016 19:50

US official calls for vigilance against IS refinancing

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Vigilance must be maintained against the Islamic State group's ability to finance itself even as it loses territory in Iraq, a senior US treasury official said in Riyadh on Thursday.

27/10/2016 18:36

UAE hails UN's Yemen peace roadmap

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The United Arab Emirates on Thursday welcomed a proposal by the UN envoy to Yemen aimed at reviving a political process to end the country's 19-month-old conflict.

27/10/2016 11:57

UPS to buy 14 Boeing freighter planes

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US shipping company UPS announced Thursday it will buy 14 Boeing freighter aircraft, and has an option to buy 14 more, to increase fleet capacity.

27/10/2016 10:14 Video

Halloween, in Mexico everyone wants the masks of Clinton and Trump

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In Ciudad Juarez, a city on the border with the United States in the Mexican state of Chihuahua, considered the most dangerous city in the world the grotesque masks of Hillary Clinton et Donald Trump are flying off the shelves ahead of the holiday of Halloween.

27/10/2016 10:00

Russia hits out at UN aid chief over «kill zone» Aleppo

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Russia angrily accused the United Nations' aid chief of bias and arrogance on Wednesday after he told the Security Council that Aleppo had become a «kill zone» under Russian and Syrian bombs.

27/10/2016 09:55

Samsung scion joins board as profits tank on Note 7

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Samsung heir apparent Lee Jae-Yong took a major step towards control of the family-run conglomerate on Thursday, joining the board as the company reported a 30 percent profit dive following a highly damaging recall crisis.

27/10/2016 09:48

Curves rule the Lagos catwalk

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Karl Lagerfeld once sniffed that «no one wants to see curvy women» on the runway, but a wave of Nigerian designers are proving him wrong.

27/10/2016 09:42

Clinton's showbiz pals spend big as Tinseltown shuns Trump

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Glance at the list of Hillary Clinton's biggest donors and you could be forgiven for thinking she was funding a Hollywood movie rather than a presidential campaign.

27/10/2016 09:38

Pels' Davis scores 50 in season-opening loss to Nuggets

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The Denver Nuggets defied a 50-point performance from New Orleans forward Anthony Davis to down the Pelicans 107-102 in the NBA season-opener for both teams.

27/10/2016 09:34

Yemenis struggle as rebels stop paying salaries

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Abdullah Sarhan laments having to sell his furniture to feed his family, but he is only one of thousands in Yemen struggling since rebels stopped paying salaries two months ago.

27/10/2016 09:29

Groupon buys rival LivingSocial after reporting loss

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The daily deals ecommerce operator Groupon will buy its rival LivingSocial for an undisclosed amount, the companies announced. Both are pioneers of their once-hot sector -- offering daily deals via email -- but have been struggling for several years.

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