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Trump proposes DACA deal in exchange for wall funding

Trump proposes DACA deal in exchange for wall funding

Trump belittled the trip as a "public relations event" - even though he had just made a similar stop in a conflict zone during the shutdown - and said it would be best if Pelosi remained in Washi...

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Ghosn received 8M euro in 'improper' payments - Nissan

Ghosn received 8M euro in 'improper' payments - Nissan

Nissan and Mitsubishi have announced the results from their joint investigation into the (alleged) misconduct carried out by Carlos Ghosn , who is the former chairman of both companies. But there is ...

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French govt activates plan to prepare for no-deal Brexit

French govt activates plan to prepare for no-deal Brexit

She says she can't. Instead, May will be focusing on the political crisis at home after a week in which her Brexit Withdrawal Agreement was overwhelming rejected by British lawmakers and she na...

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Cadillac EV crossover: Our first look

Cadillac EV crossover: Our first look

GM previously announced that Cadillac would be its lead brand for electric vehicle , and now we are getting images in the form of teasers for the automakers first planned electric vehicle. The k...

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Pelosi suggests postponing State of the Union

Pelosi suggests postponing State of the Union

President Donald Trump has told supporters in a conference call that the shutdown will continue, in his words, "for a long time" if it has to. Donald Ritchie, former historian of the Senate , ...

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Theresa May to face no-confidence vote after Brexit defeat

Theresa May to face no-confidence vote after Brexit defeat

The prime minister has invited party leaders and other MPs to discuss what needs to be done to reach Parliamentary consensus on any future deal and said the meetings she had held so far had been "cons...

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Ocasio-Cortez: We’re Going to ‘Run Train on the Progressive Agenda’

Ocasio-Cortez: We’re Going to ‘Run Train on the Progressive Agenda’

The progressive firebrand, who isn't yet officially a member of the House Financial Services Committee , took to Twitter Wednesday to send a number of missives arguing that the era of banks using c...

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U.S. says China's death sentence against Canadian 'politically motivated'

U.S. says China's death sentence against Canadian 'politically motivated'

While it's unclear whether the sentence was implemented in response to the recent riff between the two countries, Trudeau suggested that China had arbitrarily applied the death sentence in this case...

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Trump's Invite to Only Some Democrats Backfires on Him

Trump's Invite to Only Some Democrats Backfires on Him

Trump hosted the winners of the national college football championship, the Clemson Tigers , with a fast food feast consisting of burger, fries and pizzas. "They could stand with common sense, wi...

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Airport Security Lanes Crimped in Atlanta and D.C. Amid Shutdown

Airport Security Lanes Crimped in Atlanta and D.C. Amid Shutdown

TSA said agency officials have "held those responsible [for the security breach] appropriately accountable". After the passenger told airline workers what had happened, Delta Airlines informed TSA...

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Apple to Introduce a Three-Camera Setup With the Next iPhone Flagship

Apple to Introduce a Three-Camera Setup With the Next iPhone Flagship

This sounds familiar, but the newest features may come in the phones' cameras. The leaked render of the iPhone XI showed a square bump-like structure at the back of the iPhone on which a triple-rear...

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Jaguar Land Rover: 4500 jobs to go in shake-up

Jaguar Land Rover: 4500 jobs to go in shake-up

The plant - which the E&S understands is still likely to see jobs go - makes diesel and petrol engines for most JLR models. A spokesman for the union Unite said: "Unite is not aware of any further j...

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Kim Jong-un tells Xi Jinping he wants to 'achieve results'

Kim Jong-un tells Xi Jinping he wants to 'achieve results'

Kim left for China on a private train on Monday afternoon accompanied by his wife, Ri Sol Ju, and senior North Korean officials, including Kim Yong Chol, a key negotiator in talks with the United Stat...

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USA conducts latest South China Sea sail-by amid trade talks

USA conducts latest South China Sea sail-by amid trade talks

USS McCampbell , the destroyer, carried out a new freedom of navigation operation, sailing within 12 nautical miles of islands in the Paracel Islands group in the South China Sea in what the U.S. S...

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UK's Heathrow Airport suspends flights after drone sighting

UK's Heathrow Airport suspends flights after drone sighting

Emma Gilthorpe, Heathrow's executive director for expansion, said the airport was committed to delivering the third runway scheme responsibly and urged local residents to have their say . The exclu...

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China cuts bank reserve requirement to spur economy amid trade war

China cuts bank reserve requirement to spur economy amid trade war

The People's Bank of China (PBOC) decided Friday to cut the reserve requirement ratio (RRR) for RMB deposits by 1 percentage point. But analysts see a further deceleration this year, even if a trade...

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Fed Chief Jerome Powell Says He Won't Resign If Trump Asks

Fed Chief Jerome Powell Says He Won't Resign If Trump Asks

The head of the Fed , once confirmed by the Senate, can only be removed "for cause", not a policy disagreement. The stock market has seen stomach-churning declines since October, a development that...

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Trump to meet emboldened Democrats in bid to end government shutdown

Trump to meet emboldened Democrats in bid to end government shutdown

She said its mission would be "to lower health costs and prescription drug prices, and protect people with pre-existing conditions; to increase paychecks by rebuilding America with green and modern i...

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Cathay to honor premium tickets sold at steep discount in error

Cathay to honor premium tickets sold at steep discount in error

Usually, a business-class return ticket to NY from Da Nang costs $16,000 (Rs. 11L) for travel in July and September. Sign-up now and enjoy one (1) week free access! Both carriers did not disclose ho...

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Tesla Had a Record Quarter, so Why Did its Shares Just Nosedive?

Tesla Had a Record Quarter, so Why Did its Shares Just Nosedive?

In the days leading up to New Year's Eve, CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter in an effort to encourage potential customers to pull the trigger before the deadline, but didn't mention the pending price r...

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