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Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. T. T. Parish/Marine Corps In May 2014, the US and the Philippines negotiated a new 10-year security deal to counter China's rising military assertiveness in the region. both in military and economic. Duterte has also said that Army special operations troops operating on the southern Philippines island of Mindanao will have to leave.
  • Red-faced council directs residents to porn site

    Red-faced council directs residents to porn site

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    A resident discovered the error when he went to visit the address in his web browser, and told BBC Radio Suffolk anonymously. "Sending out this web address was absolutely not our intent and we apologise unreservedly to anyone who received it" said Michael Evans, strategic director at Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils.
  • Donald Trump suggests canceling election: 'Just give it to Trump'

    Donald Trump suggests canceling election: 'Just give it to Trump'

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    It's not even close. Speaking at a rally in Toledo, Ohio , Trump said: "Just thinking to myself right now, we should just cancel the election and just give it to Trump". Earlier Thursday, he batted away a legion of polls pointing to impending electoral doom, insisting he will win the White House in 12 days' time . If Democrats in Florida , North Carolina , Nevada , Colorado and Arizona are in fact casting votes for the Democrats then it could be virtually impossible for Trump to ...
  • Pak posts across LoC destroyed by Indian troops: Army

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    Stating that a terrorist was also killed in the incident, the Army warned of an "appropriate response". Pakistani troops fired mortar shells using automatic weapons, and targeted civilian areas along the International Border and Line of Control in Jammu , Kathua, Poonch and Rajouri districts of Jammu and Kashmir.
  • Indian High Commission official in Islamabad leaves for home

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    He is being interrogated. Delhi Police are also looking to nab others behind the racket who were in close contact with Pakistan High Commission staffer Mehmood Akhtar who was caught receiving secret documents here on October 26. Sohaib's father was a visa agent and he had met Pakistan High Commission staffer Mehmood Akhtar in Delhi, in the garb of some official work, claimed the officials.
  • United Kingdom tribunal says Uber drivers should get vacation pay

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    In the spring, police raided Uber offices, seizing thousands of iPhones and other equipment used to run the business. "However, their worker status does mean they will have certain protections". A key question in the legal battle is whether having to recognize their drivers as employees - and pay for the associated costs like vacation days and minimum wage - might erode Uber's ability to provide low costs.
  • OPEC talks production cuts at previously unannounced meeting

    OPEC talks production cuts at previously unannounced meeting

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    Russia, which is one of the world's top producers and has been supporting action with OPEC to prop up prices, is also attending the meeting, so far without making public comment in Vienna. "We have to agree on the real numbers", non-OPEC Kazakhstan's vice-minister of energy, Magsum Mirzagaliev, told reporters after seven hours of talks on Saturday.
  • Former British prime minister Tony Blair (file photo)

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    Blair interjected for the first time on Brexit since the referendum saying he accepted the verdict of the vote but recommended giving the "16 million" people who backed the remain side another voice when "we have a clear sense of where we're going".
  • Tesla turns profit in Q1

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    Since the company went public in June 2010, it's only other profitable quarter was the first quarter of 2013. He also reiterated that Tesla shouldn't need to raise cash to support the Model 3, and didn't expect a capital raise through the first quarter of next year.
  • Philippines' Duterte makes business pitch in Japan

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    Sign up to our daily newsletter for up to date global news and features. Japan is a staunch USA ally and hosts 50,000 American troops, while Duterte has repeatedly spoken of distancing his country from Washington, often in crude terms. Talks on a Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) with Japan was not specifically mentioned during the Philippine President's meeting with Japanese officials.
  • Obama, Biden to campaign for Clinton in NC next week

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    But President Barack Obama dashed those hopes on Friday. "We want someone who is a unifying force in this country, someone who sees our differences not as a threat but as a blessing", Mrs. "We're going to be doing a lot of work, we'll just be doing it in a different way", he said. But other polls generally have shown her ahead of Trump for the past several weeks.
  • Republicans may be on verge of losing US Senate majority

    Republicans may be on verge of losing US Senate majority

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    That is a sharp decline in confidence from last month, when 58 percent of Republicans said they thought their party's nominee would win, versus 23 percent for Clinton. Nationally, "the reason we don't hold the Senate, if we don't, is because of Donald Trump", the aide said. According to RealClear Politics, Toomey leads by 1.8 percentage points in Pennsylvania while Blunt is up by a point in strongly Republican Missouri and Senator Richard Burr has a 2.8-point lead in North Carolina over his ...