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USA prosecutors grant Trump Organization CFO immunity in Cohen probe

He said he had paid hush money to two women who alleged they had affairs with Mr Trump, at the direction of "the candidate" - a clear reference ...

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No-deal Brexit papers

Prime Minister Theresa May's plan for a "business-friendly" deal has failed to impress negotiators in Brussels and has been heavily criticized a...

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Disgraced ex-Trump lawyer Cohen crowdfunding legal bills

Cohen's assertion that Trump ordered the payments is seen as creating legal and political jeopardy for the president. "He simply says the ma...

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U.S. bull market becomes longest in history

Advancing issues outnumbered declining ones on the NYSE by a 1.88-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 2.32-to-1 ratio favored advancers. The Nasdaq is up...

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Mexico says deal with United States on Nafta issues may be ‘hours’ away

President TrumpDonald John TrumpConsultant secures Democratic nomination in Wyoming House race Wyoming treasurer wins GOP gubernatorial nod, bea...

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Lawyer for United States pastor Brunson to appeal to Turkey’s Constitutional Court

Turkey-U.S. relations took a nosedive on August 1, when the Trump administration announced sanctions on Turkey's interior and justice minister...

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Sears at Fair Oaks Mall is closing for good

No word yet on when the store will be closing its doors for good, but liquidation sales are expected to begin as soon as next week. Wilmorite ha...

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On Fox News, Trump says hush money was ‘not a campaign violation’

Both cases have increased buzz about possible impeachment. Mr Davis added that it was "absolutely clear that Donald Trump committed a felony...

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Dollar, bond yields fall as investors weigh Trump woes

Trump, who spooked investors in July when he criticised the U.S. central bank's monetary policy tightening, told Reuters in an interview that ...

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Google Pixel 3 XL live images, camera samples, and new specs leaked

The same source published a variety of pictures on the blog, showcasing the power of Google's upcoming camera in the flagship smartphone. These ...

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China trade war hits $100 billion in goods

The administration already was forced to announce a $12 billion aid program for farmers hurt by the trade wars, as United States agricultural ...

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Oil prices in weekly loss over trade row

New Delhi, Aug 20 Crude oil futures declined by Rs 13 to Rs 4,558 per barrel today as speculators reduced bets amid a weak trend overseas. In ...

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Dominic Raab dismisses no deal Brexit reports as 'hair-raising scare stories'

United Kingdom and European Union negotiators agreed on Tuesday (21 August) in Brussels to step up political discussions to reach a compromise o...

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United Kingdom to Call for More Sanctions on Russian Federation

While legislators have been very active in sponsoring more anti-Russia sanction bills, the White House has been warier in its approach, with ...

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South Africa inquiry into top-level state graft opens

Mentor made headlines after coming out publicly with the revelation that she was offered a job by the Guptas in exchange for her influence. "W...

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S&P hits record high, equals longest-ever bull run

It's been nine years, five months and 12 days since the S&P 500 hit a 13-year low on March 9, 2009, the date considered by many to be the star...

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Trump ‘not thrilled’ with Fed chairman over interest rate hikes

The Fed has been carefully and gradually raising rates over the past several years to keep inflation in check and to prevent the economy from ...

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Trump rally chants 'lock her up' after Cohen plea, Manafort verdict

President Trump's longtime former personal attorney and fixer Michael Cohen surrendered to the Federal Bureau of Investigation today and ...

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Erdogan says Turkey will defy economic threats

The goal is to bring Turkey and the Turkish people to their knees - to take it prisoner", Erdogan said in the televised address. The sell-off ...

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U.S. has an addiction to sanctions: Iran

Meanwhile, French energy giant Total officially quit its multi-billion-dollar gas project in Iran following the re-imposition of U.S. sanctions....

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Trump's rant on interest rate rises depresses dollar

Donald Trump's remarks are the most personal criticism of Jerome Powell's performance so far. After leaving its policy interest rates at hist...

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US imposes fresh sanctions for Russian cyber-related activity

He said Russia's offer of talks still stood however. Many EU states are reluctant to impose more sanctions on Russian Federation however. "W...

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Trump bashes Fed chief Powell in interview with Reuters

Trump, who spooked investors in July when he criticized the US central bank's monetary policy tightening, told Reuters in an interview that he b...

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Goats spotted roaming subway tracks still on the lam

New York City Transit posted pictures of the pair on social media. The MTA says that the goats were seen on the above-ground N tracks near Gre...

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Flushed contact lenses add to burden of plastic waste

Microplastics - that is, bits of plastics that continually break down into smaller and smaller bits - are a massive problem, and contact lenses ...

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London Gatwick passengers need to check whiteboards after IT glitch

Footage showed dozens of travellers surrounding two whiteboards at the south terminal as staff answered calls and updated the flight statuses. ...

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Pepsi is buying SodaStream for $3.2 billion

Purchasing the Israeli company, known for DIY seltzer makers like the SodaStream Mix , will push Pepsi's image in a health-focused direction, ...

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Shots fired at gate of U.S. Embassy in Turkey

The report said the embassy was set to be closed this week for Eid al-Adha festival. The U.S. embassy in Ankara and the consulate in Istanbul ...

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Musk's SpaceX could help fund take-private deal for Tesla

Musk repeatedly teared up during the Times interview, telling the newspaper that he nearly missed his brother's wedding as he worked 120-hour ...

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Nvidia Reports Huge Decline In GPU Sales for Cryptocurrency Mining

For nearly a year, cryptocurrency miners have snapped up all the graphics cards they could get their hands on. Shares of Nvidia slid as mu...

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