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'American Gods' Helps Drive Strong Q2 for RTL Group

European broadcast group RTL beat expectations with a 9 percent increase in second-quarter revenue thanks to its FremantleMedia production arm...

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'Where is black money?' asks Opposition after RBI's figures on demonetisation

Revealing the low efficacy of last November's demonetisation of high-value currency, the RBI said on Wednesday that of the Rs 15.44 lakh crore...

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'Epic and catastrophic' flooding devastates Houston as more rainfall forecast

The new scale resets the dark purple color to indicate 15-20 inches of rain - and tacks on "two additional lighter shades of purple to denote 2...

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United Nations chief urges end to Palestinian feuding amid energy crisis

On Wednesday in Gaza, Guterres said he had been struck by humanitarian conditions in the overcrowded and impoverished enclave, where an electric...

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Judge blocks implementation of controversial Texas law banning sanctuary cities

The bill was scheduled to go into effect Friday, but opponents of the legislation, including the cities of Houston, Austin, San Antonio and El C...

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Socceroos looking to wrap up qualification for Russian Federation 2018

Ange Postecoglou has stressed his side won't change their approach in tonight's blockbuster with Japan , saying the team's DNA is to dominate g...

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Theresa May is hanging tough and won't go without a fight

I'm here for the long term and it's crucial, what me and my government are about is not just delivering on Brexit , we are delivering a brighte...

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Louisiana parishes get federal disaster declaration in Harvey's wake

Edwards. Gov. John Bel Edwards said if he could only send one message to the people of Southwest Louisiana, it would be to stay off the roads....

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Germany faces largest-ever evacuation after WWII bomb discovery

The German media quotes the massive 4,000 pound bomb as having been given the nickname "Wohnblockknacker", or " Blockbuster " in English, du...

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Escaped Convict Drives Car into Greensboro Home While Running From Police

A trooper broke the passenger side window with his baton as McKinney sped off. He also claimed not to have any ID. A second trooper claimed to...

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ACOs Saved $1 Billion, Reduced SNF Spending

Over the three years, from 2013 to 2015, ACOs also were more likely to include other care providers beyond physicians, such as hospitals, nursin...

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United Nations says Donald Trump inciting 'violence'

Zeid, who is a Jordanian prince, said Trump's repeated criticism of USA news outlets such as the New York Times , the Washington Post and ...

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US Eases Restrictions on Fuel Use to Minimize Storm-related Shortages

In a letter to governors of the affected states, Pruitt said the shutdown of almost a dozen refineries and extreme weather conditions that have ...

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Admittance of refugees in 2015 was an`humanitarian exception'- Merkel

Merkel announced her intention to combat illegal refugee trafficking, as well as the causes for migration. The last four years of the Kohl era w...

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Libyan coastguard rescues 300 off Tripoli

Meanwhile Libya's navy says it has intercepted vessels carrying nearly 700 migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean in the last two days. In...

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McCain returning to Senate next week

He was diagnosed with glioblastoma, an aggressive form of brain cancer in July, Time magazine reported . The outspoken McCain - who voted ag...

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13 railway workers sacked for Utkal Express derailment

Railway spokesman Anil Saxena said 13 Railway employees were removed in connection with the derailment. The local track men and railway engineer...

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Man charged with murder after body found in Vancouver residence

Police were called to an apartment on Princess Avenue near Alexander Street around 3 p.m. on Monday after the body was discovered. He and the ...

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Feds link man charged in IN threats to ME extortions

But it was another case that led investigators to Hernandez. If convicted on all counts, Hernandez could be sent to prison for 15 to 30 years....

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All options are on table over N. Korea

Markey is also working to put together legislation that would ratchet up sanctions against North Korea and its enablers, and guide the United St...

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Father, son found dead in Lancaster County home

They say one man had an apparent gunshot wound. A woman at the home was assaulted and hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries, according...

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Manitoba First Nations threatened by forest fire, evacuated

A spokesman for the Red Cross tells CTV Winnipeg there is no air strip in the community so residents are heading by boat to St. Theresa Point an...

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A torn Trump weighs fate of young immigrants

It granted children of undocumented immigrants who were brought to the USA illegally as minors to pass an extensive background check, receive de...

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Dollar Falls to Its Lowest Level Since January 2015

The war of words between Trump and Pyongyang caused global alarm and rocked financial markets. The broader Topix dropped 0.3 percent to 1,595....

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One Dead in Lincoln Home Explosion

Her husband Jimmy Jasa remains in critical condition in the burn unit of the St. Elizabeth Hospital. Both had been placed in medically induced...

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Louis police investigate double murder in West End neighborhood

Tuesday. Police found 44-year-old Matthew Berry sitting in the driver's seat of a vehicle with gunshot wounds to the head and chest. Followi...

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Christian child removed from Muslim foster care

The Tower Hamlets Council, the London borough government office that oversees the child custody case, issued a statement on Tuesday (Aug 29) tha...

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About 10000 more Guard troops deploy to Texas

In addition, he said, federal agencies are sending 200 additional boats to the Houston-Beaumont area to help rescue the countless Texans still s...

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LA votes to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day

Buscaino, who is an Italian-American, previous year called the proposal to replace Columbus Day "troubling" and divisive, but failed to convince...

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Dollar recovers from lows vs major rivals as North Korea fears recede

The German Finance Agency, the federal government's debt management office, sold 4.03 billion euros of its new 0.00 percent Schatz notes at an a...

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