• Trump Says Open to TPP Agreement if 'Substantially' Better Deal Struck

    Trump Says Open to TPP Agreement if 'Substantially' Better Deal Struck

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    The successful conclusion of negotiations on the CPTPP came in the same week that U.S., Mexican and Canadian officials returned to the table to discuss reworking NAFTA, the North American free trade pact. "As the agricultural community warned when the President made the announcement, withdrawing from TPP was shortsighted and unnecessary, and now USA wheat farmers could take the hit".
  • Deji Tinubu, Ambode's Special Adviser, slumps, dies

    Deji Tinubu, Ambode's Special Adviser, slumps, dies

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    He joined other Lagos State Executive members and top government functionaries for a retreat in Epe, where he played the novelty match. "He never showed any sign of illness". The renowned sports journalist was said to have died after he slumped during a novelty match in the Epe area of the state. Tinubu was the former chairman of the Lagos state sports commission and a former board member of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).
  • Och-Ziff Capital Management (OZM) Where Moving Ahead?

    Och-Ziff Capital Management (OZM) Where Moving Ahead?

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    The stock experienced -7.01% slump, arriving at $2.52 on 01/24/2018. Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC (NYSE: OZM ) has declined 36.39% since January 25, 2017 and is downtrending. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, August 2 by Brean Capital. Topeka Capital Markets maintained it with "Hold" rating and $46 target in Thursday, January 28 report.
  • Stay of execution ordered for inmate Vernon Madison

    Stay of execution ordered for inmate Vernon Madison

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    Vernon Madison, 67, was scheduled to be given the lethal injection at 6pm Thursday night at the Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore. Madison's lawyers say he is legally blind, has slurred speech, can not walk on his own and suffers from urinary incontinence.
  • Illini get first Big Ten win against IN, 73-71

    Illini get first Big Ten win against IN, 73-71

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    McRoberts, who had seven points in Monday's win over Maryland, scored a career-high 10 in Wednesday's loss. The Hoosiers turned the ball over 18 times on Wednesday night, and 11 of those turnovers came in the second half. Indiana (IN ) had more second-chance points with 10, compared to Illinois' 3. Juwan Morgan pumped in a game-high 28 points for the Hoosiers (12-9, 5-4), hitting 12 of 14 field-goal attempts and grabbing a game-high nine rebounds.
  • Google and Facebook 'Deliberately Engineer Addiction — George Soros

    Google and Facebook 'Deliberately Engineer Addiction — George Soros

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    He said the US IT companies' "days are numbered", as their monopoly would eventually be cracked by tighter rules and tax regimes. Commenting on the amount of money they earn, he said: "The exceptional profitability of these companies is largely a function of their avoiding responsibility for - and avoiding paying for - the content on their platforms".
  • Palestinian Negotiator: Peace 'Off the Table' Unless Trump Reverses Jerusalem Move

    Palestinian Negotiator: Peace 'Off the Table' Unless Trump Reverses Jerusalem Move

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    In New York, the USA ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley , gave a speech that hinted the timetable for talks might not be anytime soon and contained a clear ultimatum. Israel has maintained control of much of the city since 1967. Hours later, United Nations ambassador Nikki Haley tore into Abbas, comparing him unfavorably to the late Egyptian leader Anwar Sadat, who helped make peace with Israel.
  • Turkey intends to open another front in northern Syria

    Turkey intends to open another front in northern Syria

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    Erdogan said the operation was a "clear warning" to those who did not want to understand Turkey's determination in the fight against terrorism. The operation in Afrin - bordering Turkey's Hatay and Kilis provinces - was widely expected in the wake of Turkey's Operation Euphrates Shield in northern Syria, which cleared Daesh terrorists from Turkey's border between August 24, 2016, and March 2017.
  • Atkins: Mueller has some questions for President

    Atkins: Mueller has some questions for President

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    Donald Trump ordered White House counsel Don McGahn to dismiss special counsel Robert Mueller in June, The New York Times reports . Trump had accused Mueller of three conflicts of interest that he argued disqualified him from running the probe, The Times said .
  • Trump casts doubt on Mid-East peace talks

    Trump casts doubt on Mid-East peace talks

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    Pence began a visit to Israel on Sunday after being praised as a "great friend" by Netanyahu and shunned by the Palestinians over USA recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Asked if he believes a one-state solution is possible, Abdullah said he doubted such a suggestion would be acceptable to Israelis. Mr Trump is understood to have previously refused to come to the United Kingdom until his hosts could ensure a more positive reception.
  • Neville lands England women's job but 2012 Tweets send fur flying

    Neville lands England women's job but 2012 Tweets send fur flying

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    This is the guy who is now the highest-profile individual in women's football in the United Kingdom and he has an attitude that belittles domestic violence and is stuck in the 1950s when it comes to household chores. I would suggest not. On top of that, it has been claimed he didn't even apply for the job. Neville's appointment enrage some football fans due to his lack of managerial experience and the dismissal of Mo Marley.
  • Kharge accuses Centre, Goa of Mahadayi water dispute

    Kharge accuses Centre, Goa of Mahadayi water dispute

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    This clearly showed that there was political malice and that the Chief Minister is directly involved in planning it, he said in Huballi. The matter is pending before the Mahadayi Water Dispute Tribunal. Karnataka has been asking Goa since 2001 to release 7.6 thousand million cubic feet of the river water to meet the drinking needs of its people in the drought-prone districts and irrigating the farmlands.
  • Melania Trump visits Holocaust Memorial Museum

    Melania Trump visits Holocaust Memorial Museum

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    The first lady was supposed to accompany her husband to Davos, Switzerland, for the World Economic Forum this week. 12, the Wall Street Journal reported that President Trump had paid off a porn star who goes by the name Stormy Daniels with whom he allegedly had an affair in the months following the birth of his and Melania Trump's son, Barron.