Trump delivers harsh remarks on Clinton at charity dinner
(CNN) Donald Trump abandoned decades of tradition Thursday night with a tough takedown of Hillary Clinton at an annual charity dinner that prompted booing of the Republican presidential nominee. Clinton's remarks, too, largely lacked the self ...
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UN warns of ISIS using 'human shields' in Mosul as militants strike Kirkuk
(CNN) The United Nations said Friday it is "gravely worried" that ISIS has taken 550 families from villages around Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city, and is using them as "human shields" as Iraqi and Kurdish forces battle the terror group for control ...
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Syrian army and Russian jets halt Aleppo bombardment for second day
A man sits on the balcony of his damaged house in the rebel held besieged al-Sukkari neighbourhood of Aleppo, Syria October 19, 2016. REUTERS/Abdalrhman Ismail. BEIRUT Syria's army and Russia's air force halted their bombardment of rebel-held ...
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New screen time rules for kids, by doctors
(CNN) Digital media exposure for children of all ages should be limited, according to new guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics. This week, the AAP hosted a national conference in San Francisco, where an estimated 10,000 pediatricians met ...
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Aleppo siege and air strikes are war crimes: UN rights boss
Paulo Pinheiro, Chairperson of the Independent Commission of Inquiry on Syria, gestures before a special session of the Human Rights Council on the situation in the Syrian city of Aleppo at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, ...
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BAT in $47 billion offer for rest of Reynolds
LONDON -- British American Tobacco PLC made a $47 billion takeover offer for the roughly 58% of American peer Reynolds American Inc. that it doesn't already own -- a move that would cement the two cigarette giants' longstanding trans-Atlantic ties and ...
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Inside the Libyan Detention Centers Where Humanity Ceases to Exist
The good news is that Africa has people who want to work. In fact, according to the International Monetary Fund, by 2035 the number of people reaching working age in Africa will exceed the number in the rest of the world combined. But Africa is not ...
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First Click: How much would you pay for the Nintendo Switch?
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We now know a whole lot more about Nintendo's upcoming console — it's called the Switch, it's a home-portable hybrid, it has weird modular controllers that can be used in three million different ways — but there are still a number of major questions ...
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A giant nude statue in California is stirring controversy
In this photo taken Wednesday Oct. 19, 2016, a woman poses beneath a 55-foot nude statue in San Leandro, Calif. The statue of a naked woman is stirring controversy and a lot of conversation. City officials and the sculptor of the steel nude, which was ...

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McDonald's Revenue Tops Estimates as Breakfast Boosts U.S.
McDonald's Corp.'s third-quarter revenue topped analysts' estimates, helped by international markets like the U.K. and Canada as well as the expansion of its all-day breakfast menu in the U.S.. Revenue was $6.42 billion in the period ended Sept. 30 ...
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