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Global Media House to vote on almost $8B in Hurricane Harvey relief
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McCarthy warned members the House would remain in town to complete work on Harvey aid and depending on how the Senate votes that could mean a final House vote late Friday or Saturday - according to multiple House GOP members. "I think it's a bad idea", said House Freedom Caucus Chair Mark Meadows , who conceded that conservatives were getting outmanoeuvred. "If Congress appropriates the money, but I don't have the ability to borrow more money and pay for it, we're not going to be able to ...

Global Media Explosion at East Chicago post office injures 1
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We're investigating. We, I believe, can confirm there was at least one detonation , but right now we cannot confirm if there is any other. After the FBI concluded the initial investigation, spokespeople appeared to confirm that the explosion was an act of terrorism, although they didn't speculate whether the attack was from a domestic or worldwide source.

Global Media Trillanes should support Paolo's links to drug triad - Palace
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This is not the first time Paolo has been mentioned in connection with smuggling. But the younger Duterte said that he could not answer allegations based on hearsay. Paolo Duterte is now serving as vice mayor of Davao. "Me and my brother-in-law have been publicly crucified based on rumors and gossips", he said.

Global Media QU ranked among top 500 universities internationally
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Premier Indian Institute like Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore that held the ranking in 201-250 band last year got dropped to 251-300 band this year. The Times Higher Education rankings evaluate 1,000 universities from 77 countries based on teaching, research output, global outlook, reputation and industry income.

Global Media Freddie Mac Report Reveals Mortgage Rate Decrease
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Shorter term 15 year refi fixed rate loans can be had for 3.125% and an April of 3.27%. Now PHH's own stock ticker moved ahead to 14.21 up +0.18%. The benchmark 30 year FRMs at PHH Mortgage have been published at 3.750% yielding an April of 3.800% today.

Global Media Irma Has Company as Two Other Hurricanes Make Their Debuts
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The storm could strengthen in the next 24 to 36 hours and is now about 625 miles east-southeast of the Caribbean island Antigua. A Hurricane Warning is in effect for Cabo Rojo to Laguna Verde, and a tropical storm warning is in effect for north of Cabo Rojo to Rio Panuco and south of Laguna Verde to Puerto Veracruz.

Global Media 'Daddy' Trump calls on 'baby' Ivanka to underline good-guy credentials
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The names alternate boy/girl and start with the letter A and end with Z. This week, Hurricane Irma is going to make landfall in Florida, and while the impact is yet to be seen, it's not looking good. Can you be a bad man if your daughter loves you? Chuck Schumer and Rep. Nancy Pelosi's opening offer of a three-month debt-limit increase. For her part, Ivanka always seems to defend her father.

Global Media Turkey criticizes German 'populism' after Merkel shift on European Union membership
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Regarding more discussions on negotiations following the September 24 elections in Germany, Mogherini said: "In the future, I would suggest that we look beyond what is said during electoral campaigns both in Turkey and the EU". "If you are not able to tolerate Turkey's relations with the European Union, come out and say so honestly and do whatever is necessary", Erdogan said.

Global Media Round of NAFTA talks ends amid resistance over Mexico wages
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This concluded five days of meetings by a team of subject matter experts covering various negotiation topics. At the second round of re-negotiations, more than twenty working groups composed of trade experts and technical officials met to advance discussions and exchange of information and proposals.

Global Media Two arrested after French counter-terrorism raid near Paris
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Gérard Collomb, the interior minister, said that the men told investigators that they were making explosives in preparation for a bank robbery. On Wednesday gas bottles and other components that can be used to make explosives were found in the empty flat in the Paris suburb of Villejuif, the source said.

Global Media Donald Trump Jr. Talks With Investigators About Russia Meeting
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Congressional committees investigating Russia's alleged efforts to sway last year's USA presidential election in Trump's favor have sought to learn whether members of the Trump team conspired with Russian Federation. The testimony, first reported by The New York Times , offered some new insights into the June 2016 meetings with Natalia Veselnitskaya , a Moscow lawyer, who has some ties to the Kremlin.

Global Media Pope Francis visits Columbia to support peace process
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But as the pope told the country's leaders, such natural beauty brings with it a responsibility to respect that biodiversity and preserve it for future generations. The Colombian government also signed a peace accord with the FARC past year, ending half a century of war. He also called for legislation to correct what he said were the structural causes of poverty that sparked the conflict.

Global Media Trump consults with UK, Australia leaders on North Korea
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U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley has dismissed the Russian-Chinese roadmap, saying the United States is "done talking about North Korea ". John DeLury, a professor at Yonsei University in South Korea , says the meeting in Vladivostok is part of Putin's efforts to increase Russia's presence in East Asia.

Global Media 1993 serial blasts: Two get death sentences, Abu Salem given life term
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November 1, 2011: SC begins hearing on appeals filed by the 100 convicts as well as the state. Dossa died of a heart attack a few days after his conviction.One Abdul Qayoom Karim Shaikh was acquitted for lack of evidence. Technically, even assuming Salem's crime was suitable for capital punishment, the extradition treaty that India signed with Portugal - this was done directly in reference to this case - in January of 2007 did not allow capital punishment.

Global Media Symantec: Energy Sector Targeted by Hacker Group Dragonfly
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Attacks on the energy sector have been increasing in frequency and damage in recent years, with Ukraine in particular being at the receiving end of multiple successful strikes. Eric Chien , a technical director at Symantec , said they "don't expect to see a blackout tomorrow", but warned Dragonfly 2.0's hacks can make it "technically possible".