• Floridians prepare for 'direct hit' from Hurricane Matthew

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    The commander of US forces in the Caribbean said nine USA military helicopters, some equipped for search-and-rescue and medical evacuations, are expected to arrive in Haiti Thursday , according to Associated Press reports. Lane reversals that started on Interstate 26 in SC could last until Friday morning, according to officials. Others, meanwhile, prepared to wait out the storm.
  • U.S. Attorney William Hochul to retire October 28

    U.S. Attorney William Hochul to retire October 28

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    U.S. Attorney William Hochul will be stepping down from his position as U.S. attorney for the Western District of NY. More recently, he reportedly recused himself from the Buffalo Billion investigation due to his marriage to Lt. In recent years he has also dealt with terrorism cases including the recent case of a Rochester man who authorities said planned a violent attack on New Year's Eve, and the prosecution of the first known ISIL recruiter.
  • Duterte seeks maritime cooperation with Vietnam

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    Duterte has had an uneasy relationship with the US, which has criticized his crackdown on illegal drugs in which more than 3,000 people have died. Duterte has also said he would not allow Filipino forces to conduct joint patrols with the USA military in the disputed South China Sea and that he wants US forces out of the country's south, where he said minority Muslims resent the presence of American troops.
  • Brussels Conference on Afghanistan agrees to revive peace talks

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    European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini announced that the 28-nation bloc will pledge 1.2 billion euros ($1.5 billion) a year and said "I would expect similar levels of engagement from our partners". "EU says this deal should not be seen as a condition to the financial support coming out of this meeting", our correspondent said. Earlier Kerry said the Taliban should look at the example of a deal between the Afghan government and militant commander Gulbuddin Hekmatyar as a ...
  • AMD Launches New PCs With 7th Gen AMD Pro APUs

    AMD Launches New PCs With 7th Gen AMD Pro APUs

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    Compared to previous generation AMD Pro CPUs, these new models provide up to 14% greater compute power, and a 22% boost on the graphics front according to the company's own benchmarking. The first is aimed at basic productivity needs, scaling all the way up to the A12 which is designed for the likes of high-performance computing and 3D modelling.
  • British tourists run from Hurricane Matthew, tropical storm claims lives

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    Hurricane Matthew has killed at least 25 people in the Caribbean and triggered the evacuation of neighborhoods in Florida and SC, but the latest projections show the powerful storm will steer clear of the Washington, D.C., area. The warning added: " Hurricane Matthew is forecast to bring hazardous sea and weather conditions to parts of the east coast of the U.S., including Florida, from around October 6".
  • Kaine lands telling blows on Trump running mate in VP debate

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    The two candidates for United States vice president launched bitter attacks on the reputations and policies of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Tuesday during a fiery debate five weeks from Election Day. But he likened Mr Trump's situation to those of other Americans who have gone "through a very hard time". "The media's so busy parsing every word Donald Trump's said or tweeted in the last 30 minutes that it seems they haven't had time to talk about what the Clintons have been up to for ...