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Main Polish opposition party picks presidential candidate

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

WARSAW, Poland - Poland's main opposition party, the centrist Civic Platform, chose lawmaker and deputy parliament speaker Malgorzata Kidawa-Blonska as its presidential...
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There are profitless companies far beyond Silicon Valley. One market expert explains how they're a lethal factor setting the market up for a meltdown

There are profitless companies far beyond Silicon Valley. One market expert explains how they're a lethal factor setting the market up for a meltdown

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Vincent Deluard, the director of global macro strategy at INTL FCStone, says some of Silicon Valley's worst traits are popping up in other areas of the marketplace. He notes...
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China's Hard-Liners Win a Round in Trump's Trade Deal

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

A year and a half into the trade war, China seems to have a winning strategy: Stay tough and let the Trump administration negotiate with itself.
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North Korea Links 2nd ‘Crucial' Test to Nuclear Weapons Program

4 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

As a top American envoy prepares to visit the region, the North declared that tests would bolster its “reliable strategic nuclear deterrent.”
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US sanctions targeting Iran violate international law - Malaysian PM

US sanctions targeting Iran violate international law - Malaysian PM

5 hours ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

The United Sates' unilateral sanctions regime imposed on Iran violates the UN charter and international law, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said. Speaking at a...
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China to target around 6% growth in 2020, step up state spending: sources

5 hours ago   |   Reuters

China plans to set a lower economic growth target of around 6% in 2020 from this year's 6-6.5%, relying on increased state infrastructure spending to ward off a sharper...
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US sanctions on Iran violate international law - Mahathir

7 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

DOHA - The American sanctions imposed on Iran violate the United Nations charter and international law, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad told a conference in Qatar on...
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Hong Kong leader Lam heads for Beijing as pressure mounts at home

9 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

During her four-day visit, Lam is due to discuss the political and economic situation in Hong Kong with President Xi.
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Blowback from U.K. election burns Warren, Sanders

Blowback from U.K. election burns Warren, Sanders

11 hours ago   |   Politico

The votes were still being counted in the U.K. when a fierce debate broke out over whether the crushing defeat of Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party foreshadowed dark days ahead...
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NIH clarifies meaning of ‘disadvantaged' in bid to boost diversity in science

12 hours ago   |   Science Mag

Agency hopes to boost proposals to help economically struggling students
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After two kids killed amid Arizona flooding, third child's body recovered

After two kids killed amid Arizona flooding, third child's body recovered

Searchers found the body of another child Friday in Arizona close to where floodwaters swept away and killed two other kids. Read more ...

A baby was born at 12:12 p.m. on 12/12

A baby was born at 12:12 p.m. on 12/12

The birth was not only a numeric coincidence, but also coincided with the peak of the last full moon of the decade. Read more ...

China confirms preliminary trade deal with U.S

China confirms preliminary trade deal with U.S

The Chinese government confirmed Friday that it has reached a preliminary trade deal with the U.S., but stopped short of saying it will meet President Donald Trump's demand of... Read more ...

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Three Takeaways From the Would-Be...

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Three Takeaways From the Would-Be U.S.-China Trade Deal

At least the United States will avoid more tariffs, but if the deal actually happens it will skirt the real issues and have little to do with Trump's campaign promises. Read more ...

US sanctions targeting Iran violate international law - Malaysian PM

US sanctions targeting Iran violate international law - Malaysian PM

The United Sates' unilateral sanctions regime imposed on Iran violates the UN charter and international law, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said. Speaking at a... Read more ...

Danny Aiello, Actor in 'Do the Right Thing,' Dies at 86

Danny Aiello, Actor in 'Do the Right Thing,' Dies at 86

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Videocast: Dry for the rest of the weekend

Videocast: Dry for the rest of the weekend

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Reed's caddie out of Presidents Cup after conflict with fan

Reed's caddie out of Presidents Cup after conflict with fan

MELBOURNE, Australia - The caddie for Patrick Reed will not be on the bag for the final session of the Presidents Cup after shoving a spectator who he felt was encroaching too... Read more ...

House panel approves two impeachment charges against President Trump

House panel approves two impeachment charges against President Trump

Impeachment charges against President Donald Trump went to the full House on Friday, following approval by the House Judiciary Committee. Read more ...

House Judiciary Committee passes articles of impeachment against President Trump

House Judiciary Committee passes articles of impeachment against President Trump

The House Judiciary Committee on Thursday approved two articles of impeachment against President Trump - for abuse of power and obstruction of Congess - setting the stage for a... Read more ...