• Usa: Fischer (Fed), vicini a raggiungimento target lavoro e inflazione

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    Più nello specifico, il rendimento del Bund decennale sale di 1 bp a -0,05%, quello del Btp a 10 anni scende di 1 bp all'1,11%, mentre lo spread viaggia intorno a 116. Il rapporto dollaro-yen ha visto lo yen scendere a 100,75 per dollaro dopo che le dichiarazioni rilasciate al quotidiano giapponese Sankei dal governatore della Bank of Japan, Haruhiko Kuroda, hanno riaccesso le speranza di maggiori interventi di manovra di politica monetaria espansiva nel meeting del prossimo mese.
  • Young girl shot in the arm on the West Side

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    In one 14-hour span beginning Saturday afternoon, 25 people were shot - which police said is the equivalent of one person being shot every 33 minutes, according to the Chicago Tribune . The boy was taken to Loyola Hospital in critical condition, police said. Numerous gunshot victims from this weekend are young. They were in the 1200 block of North Parkside Avenue when they were shot.
  • USA says support to Saudi's Yemen campaign modest, no blank check

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    U.S. officials have regularly urged their major Middle East ally to avoid harming non-combatants. Researchers say that they began digging in 2012 and it took almost four years to find the oldest bone. Thousands of civilians have been killed in the violence. A soldier looks at people rallying to show support to a political council formed by the Houthi movement and the General People's Congress party to unilaterally rule Yemen by both groups, in the capital Sanaa , August 20.
  • Mom was to leave husband on day family found dead

    Mom was to leave husband on day family found dead

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    Officers were called to check on the family when Megan failed to appear for a lunch date with a family member, and several calls to her went unanswered. No autopsies are planned for Megan Short or the three children. In a May 25 post , Short wrote the young girl didn't cry during a recent blood draw and called her a "pro at this now".
  • Sir Ian McKellen turned down £1m offer to officiate wedding

    Sir Ian McKellen turned down £1m offer to officiate wedding

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    Sir Ian did, however, serve as a "celebrant" to conduct fellow actor Sir Patrick Stewart's civil wedding with Sunny Ozell in 2013. Parker married Alexandra Lenas in a lavish woodland ceremony in California in June 2013, with guests, including Sting and Emma Watson, reportedly dressed as characters from the Lord of the Rings trilogy, says the Toronto Sun.
  • Caleb Thomas Schwab 'was decapitated' on world's tallest water slide

    Caleb Thomas Schwab 'was decapitated' on world's tallest water slide

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    Schwab was the son of Kansas State Representative Scott Schwab , who said in a statement the family was devastated. A young boy died at a Kansas park which has the "world's tallest water slide", while riding that slide. Further horrific details have emerged of the circumstances surrounding the death of a ten-year-old boy who was killed after riding on the world's tallest water slide.
  • Blue Cut Fire: More Than 300 Buildings Destroyed

    Blue Cut Fire: More Than 300 Buildings Destroyed

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    A helitanker does a water drop on hot spots during a wildfire near Cajon Boulevard in Devore, Calif., Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016. Seen in a long exposure nighttime photograph, a burned van rests in a lot while a wildfire glows on the horizon in Phelan, Calif., early Thursday, Aug.
  • Chased by controversy: A timeline of Caster Semenya's career

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    Semenya won gold with a new national record (1:55.28). "I don't think it detracts", she said about the focus on her identity and personal life, according to a report by the Independent . An International Association of Athletics Federations rule limiting the amount of naturally occurring functional testosterone for female athletes appeared to have restricted Semenya's prospects but the rule was quashed by the Court of Arbitration for Sport lastyear.
  • Arson suspect arrested in connection to California wildfires

    Arson suspect arrested in connection to California wildfires

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    Two firefighters were trapped by flames in the effort to evacuate residents and defend homes, but managed to escape with only minor injuries, fire officials said. Blue Mountain Farms, a horse ranch in Phelan, was in the path of the fire - just as it was for another fire in the area a year ago. Huge lines of flame are snaking along ridges above the communities.