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People Trump to miss East Asia Summit: Manila
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A United States delegation will attend the summit of a dozen Asian nations in addition to Australia, New Zealand and Russian Federation, the White House said Tuesday without giving a reason for Trump's absence. on the evening of Nov 13 is entirely schedule-driven", the spokesman said. But the U.S. president is unlikely to attend the East Asia Summit in the Philippines, an annual gathering of leaders from 18 nations in East Asia, Southeast Asia and South Asia, including the U.S.

People Turnbull loses majority as Barnaby Joyce is ruled ineligible by High Court
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The other senators, Nick Xenophon and National's Matt Canavan , have been ruled eligible and will remain in parliament. It has found that Barbaby Joyce is ineligible to sit in parliament. Mr Joyce is in his electorate of New England in NSW today with events planned in Armidale, Uralla, Walcha and Tamworth. The decision on Friday to disqualify Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce over a constitutional ban on dual citizens sitting in Parliament means a by-election will be held in ...

People 10-year-old steals vehicle, leads police on 154km/h high-speed chase
Author: 0 10-year-old steals vehicle, leads police on 154km/h high-speed chase

Troopers chased the driver at speeds reaching more than 100 miles per hour. After the driver failed to stop, officers with the Westlake Police Department pursued the vehicle. The boy's mom said he also took her vehicle from the driveway around 10 days ago. The officer said that the boy tried to spit in several troopers' faces and kicked one in the chin as he was taken into custody.

People Missing New York woman found safe in MA 42 years later
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The facility could also not assist in fitting together the missing pieces of the puzzle, but medical records showed that prior to being admitted at the Lowell facility, she had lived in similar facilities in New York City and New Hampshire.

People Iraq Attacks ISIS Defense Line
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These estimates are unlikely to increase, the report concludes, because of the heavy military presence in Iraq and Syria at present and increased security around Iraq and Syria. Approximately 850 people from the United Kingdom have travelled to support or fight for jihadist groups in Syria and Iraq, the British authorities have said.

People At least 47 die in explosions at Indonesia fireworks plant
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Of this latter figure, 46 were injured in the explosion, he said, adding that they were being treated at three nearby hospitals. 'Those who died are completely unrecognisable, totally burnt, ' firefighter Oni Sahroni told Metro TV. "There are 47 bodies", Yuwono said. A doctor in the emergency unit at Tangerang General Hospital, told local media he was treating seven people, some of them with burns of more than 80 percent of their bodies.

People TDP Telangana's Revanth Reddy told to clear rumours he met Cong leaders
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A very attention-grabbing scene was witnessed in the assembly premises on Thursday between Telangana Congress leaders and TDP leader Revanth Reddy. The TTDP President L Ramana sent a message ordering Revanth to give up on his responsibilities as TDLP leader and TDP working President and act as an MLA.

People United States calls on Iraq to accept Erbil's overtures for talks
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On a related note, the U.S. Secretary of State also held talks with his Qatari counterpart Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani where they discussed worldwide efforts to fight against the ISIS terror group, besides the latest developments in the region, especially in Iraq, Syria and Palestine.

People Yogi Adityanath arrives in Agra to visit Taj Mahal
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While Adityanath spent considerable time at a rally later in the day to emphasise the importance of Agra as a city housing five World Heritage Sites - the Taj, Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri, Sikandra and Itimad-ud-Daulah's tomb - he largely remained quiet within the Taj Complex.

People Verstappen stands by Austin penalty anger
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Whiting reckons Verstappen should make similar amends. Speaking to Sky Sports , Whiting reiterated: "There was no other incident at that part of the track". "I don't think Kimi shut the door". "You can not tie the two together. I think the punishment was not correct because everybody was running off the track in Turn 19, 8 and 9, even in Turn 6 when you were behind someone you were cutting the inside - a lot of cars were doing it".

People Astros manager AJ Hinch involved in bar incident after Game 1
Author: 0 Astros manager AJ Hinch involved in bar incident after Game 1

Dodgers . Sources close to the situation say that Hinch "snapped" and cursed out the guest in the middle of the hotel bar. One witness tells us the incident turned physical and cops were called to separate the two parties . "First off, there was no altercation, " Hinch said . He said "let's get this out of the way", before adding that it was a shame that he get's asked about "nonsense".

Author: 0 United Nations blames Assad govt. for chemical attack in Syria

The Syrian government has repeatedly denied using chemical weapons during the country's more than six-year civil war. "Countries that fail to do so are no better than the dictators or terrorists who use these awful weapons". A separate OPCW fact-finding mission determined in June that the banned nerve agent sarin gas had been used in the deadly chemical attack. Severely exposed people are not likely to survive.

People Mother of Hawaii woman found at sea 'delighted'
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A pair of American sailors and their two dogs were rescued after their boat's engine failure forced them to spend months adrift at sea. Sailors render assistance to two American mariners who had been in distress for several months after their sailboat had a motor failure and had strayed well off its original course while traversing the Pacific Ocean.

People Cops, A Civilian Injured In Grenade Attack In J&K's Kulgam
Author: 0 Cops, A Civilian Injured In Grenade Attack In J&K's Kulgam

Militants attacked a police party at Damhal Hanjipora area in south Kashmir's Kulgam district on Thursday injuring three policemen and a civilian. A constable, a special police officer and a civilian were injured in the blast, he said. Soon after the attack, forces cordoned off the area to nab the assailants, said the official. Both the policemen have been shifted to nearby hospital for treatment.

People Charles Burglary, Shooting Places High School On Soft Lockdown
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His wound was to the shoulder and is not considered life-threatening. St. Charles North High School placed the school on a soft lock down and said in a statement, "any students who is on campus is safe in the building". The lockdown was lifted shortly after 3 p.m. and police say students were released from campus. Police said the suspect is still at large and believed to be armed, but they do not believe there is a danger to the public.

People NY governor heads back to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico
Author: 0 NY governor heads back to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico

Cuomo departed NY on a donated Delta flight and was expected back in the state in the evening. Rossello also noted that he recently asked Puerto Rico's Office of Management and Budget to audit the Whitefish contract in order to ensure it's in compliance with all of the appropriate laws.

People Space pope is the best pope
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Nespoli responded that, as an engineer, the topic of humankind's ultimate place in the universe perplexed him, since the mission of Expedition 53 is to gain knowledge and understanding and "the more we know, the more we realize how little we know".

People Online Poker Closer To Fruition in Pennsylvania
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Virtual poker cards could be in the air in Pennsylvania by this time next year, if not sooner. Lancaster County's state House delegation voted 10-1 against a massive expansion of gambling approved Thursday. Wolf has long said he wanted recurring revenue out of any package, and out of gaming in particular. The state House approved the bill Thursday morning.

People Cops surround King St. W. pot shop for reports of armed person
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Douglas-Cook told reporters at the scene that police are no longer looking for a suspect. Police respond to reports a person was armed with a firearm inside a restaurant on King Street West at Peter Street, Oct. "What happened in those three minutes, who knows but a lot could have happened", he said. Later, police were heard saying, "Make a noise or find a phone and dial 9-1-1".