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Pope says gender theory part of 'global war' on marriage, family

TBILISI (Reuters) - Pope Francis warned on Saturday of a "global war" against traditional marriage and the family, saying both were under attack from gender theory and divorce.

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The Torment of Venezuela’s Mentally Ill

Amid the nation’s economic collapse, psychiatric hospitals are running out of supplies, and thousands of patients are drifting into despair and psychosis.

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Accused mobster, near death, denies ties to Boston art heist: lawyer

BOSTON (Reuters) - An accused mobster on what may be his death bed once again denied knowing anything about the whereabouts of paintings stolen from a Boston museum in the largest art heist in U.S. history, his lawyer said on Saturday.

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UPDATE 5-Powerful Hurricane Matthew charges towards Jamaica, Haiti and Cuba

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Hurricane Matthew weakened slightly on Saturday as it headed towards Jamaica, Haiti and Cuba, but with winds reaching 145 miles per hour (230 kph), locals braced...

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India gets $8 bln worth telecoms spectrum bids on auction's first day

MUMBAI, Oct 1 (Reuters) - India started its biggest ever telecoms airwaves auction on Saturday, receiving 535.31 billion rupees ($8.04 billion) worth of bids on the first day of the sale, a senior government official said.

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Wreckage blocks access to second data recorder in New Jersey train crash

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investigators probing why a New Jersey commuter train smashed into Hoboken station, killing one person and injuring 108, planned to interview more witnesses on Saturday as the site remained too dangerous to extract a second data recorder from the wreckage.

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German bank regulator warns of negative perception spiral - report

FRANKFURT, Oct 1 (Reuters) - The head of Germany's financial regulator warned on Saturday of negative perceptions that could lead to downward spirals on the markets, at the end of a week that saw Deutsche Bank shares battered by a crisis of confidence.

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Police clash with migrants and protesters outside Jungle camp

CALAIS, France (Reuters) - French police fired tear gas and water cannon at migrants and protesters who gathered in defiance of a ban on Saturday outside the shanty town near Calais known as "the Jungle", local authorities said.

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Trump has cameo in Playboy video

Hillary Clinton's campaign Friday night is seizing on a report surfacing Donald Trump's cameo in a Playboy video 16 years ago.

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Wreckage blocks access to second data recorder in NJ train crash

NEW YORK, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Investigators probing why a New Jersey commuter train smashed into Hoboken station, killing one person and injuring 108, planned to interview more witnesses on Saturday as the site remained too dangerous to extract a second data recorder from the wreckage.

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Appeals court says U.S. 'motor voter' law preempts Kansas ID rules

(Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court has upheld a lower court ruling requiring Kansas to allow thousands of people who registered to vote at motor vehicle offices to stay on election rolls, despite not showing proof of citizenship as mandated by a state law.

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Morphosys moves closer to getting first antibody drug on market

FRANKFURT, Oct 1 (Reuters) - German biotech Morphosys moved a step closer to getting its first antibody drug onto the market as its licensee, Johnson & Johnson unit Jenssen, reported positive results from a phase 3 study of psoriasis drug guselkumab.

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Reporter: Donald Trump called me the C-word

A reporter recalls Donald Trump's 1988 reaction to a story she wrote about him. She says he called and cursed at her, then called her the C-word to her boss. The Trump campaign responded to her claims, saying "there is absolutely no truth to this whatsoever."

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UPDATE 1-Orthodox officials shun pope's Mass in Tbilisi, few Catholics turn out

* Pope leaves for Azerbaijan on Sunday (Updates with pope meeting patriarch, quotes on conversion)

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After Trump-Clinton, Vice-Presidential Debate Isn’t Exactly ‘the Return of Elvis’

Donald J. Trump and Hillary Clinton drew a record television audience for their first debate. By comparison, their running mates, Mike Pence and Tim Kaine, may be heavier on policy than on pizazz.

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UPDATE 4-Powerful Hurricane Matthew barrels towards Jamaica, Cuba

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Hurricane Matthew weakened slightly on Saturday as it headed towards Jamaica and Cuba, but with winds reaching 145 miles per hour (230 kph), islanders braced for its arrival as forecasters warned the storm was still powerful enough to wreck homes.

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Chaves delivers with Tour of Lombardy win

(Reuters) - Colombian Esteban Chaves lived up to expectations by becoming the first rider from outside Europe to win the Tour of Lombardy classic, the last 'Monument' race of the season, on Saturday.

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MEDIA LINK-Diamondback Energy near $2.5 bln deal for Silver Hill Energy

Oct 1 - Source link - http://www.wsj.com/articles/diamondback-energy-nears-deal-to-buy-silver-hill-energy-partners-1475272986

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MEDIA LINK-Amazon announces foray into gaming with 3 games for Twitch

Oct 1 - Source link - http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/01/technology/personaltech/amazon-twitch-games.html

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Afghan Taliban fighters press advance on Helmand capital

LASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Taliban fighters have advanced closer to Lashkar Gah, capital of the strategic southern province of Helmand, pushing into a farming district on the other side of the river from the town, officials said on Saturday.

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French election will have no impact on Paris bid: Estanguet

PARIS (Reuters) - The outcome of next year’s French presidential election will have no bearing on the Paris bid for the 2024 Olympic Summer Games, bid leader Tony Estanguet said on Saturday.

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Accused Connecticut mobster tied to art heist near death: report

BOSTON (Reuters) - A mobster who prosecutors contend knows the whereabouts of paintings stolen from a Boston museum in the largest art heist in U.S. history is near death, according to his lawyer, the Boston Globe reported on Saturday.

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Edward Snowden film premieres in Hong Kong

The new movie 'Snowden' held its premiere in Hong Kong on Friday (September 30) night. The asylum-seeking family who, at one point, hid the U.S. whistle-blower in their Hong Kong apartment after he fled his country, attended the premiere of the film, which tells the story of the former U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) intelligence contractor. Edward Snowden's lawyer in Hong Kong, Jonathan Man, pointed out his client was actually helped by people who were also stateless. The movie was shot by

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UPDATE 2-Ghana sets 2016-17 season farmgate cocoa price at $1,914 per tonne

TEPA, Ghana, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Ghana will pay cocoa farmers 7,600 cedis ($1,914) per tonne of beans during the 2016-17 season, nearly 12 percent more than last crop year, deputy finance minister Cassiel Ato Forson said on Saturday as he announced the start of the new season.

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Inside Venezuela’s Crumbling Mental Hospitals

The state-run El Pampero Hospital in Venezuela has almost no drugs left for its tormented patients, let alone food and clothing, amid the nation’s economic crisis.

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UPDATE 1-Protesters hold 'die-in' at Heathrow against airport expansion

LONDON, Oct 1 (Reuters) - More than a hundred people demonstrated at London's Heathrow Airport on Saturday, including dozens who took part in a "die-in" at one terminal, just weeks before Prime Minister Theresa May's government is due to decide where to build a new runway.

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Albanians protest law allowing refuse imports for recycling

TIRANA, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Several thousand Albanians protested in the capital on Saturday to demand Prime Minister Edi Rama scrap a law allowing waste imports for recycling that has revived fears the country could become Europe's refuse dump.

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Protesters hold 'die-in' at Heathrow against airport expansion

LONDON (Reuters) - More than a hundred people demonstrated at London's Heathrow Airport on Saturday, including dozens who took part in a "die-in" at one terminal, just weeks before Prime Minister Theresa May's government is due to decide where to build a new runway.

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Wells Fargo's September from hell

On September 8, Americans learned that Wells Fargo had fired 5,300 employees for secretly creating as many as 2 million unauthorized accounts since 2011 and was paying a penalty of $185 million.

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UPDATE 3-Fierce Hurricane Matthew slightly weaker en route to Jamaica

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Hurricane Matthew weakened slightly on Saturday as it headed towards Jamaica and Cuba, but with winds reaching 155 miles per hour (250 kph) forecasters said the storm was still powerful enough to wreck homes and islanders braced for its arrival.

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Thailand's king recovering after respiratory infection - palace

BANGKOK, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Thailand's 88-year-old King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world's longest reigning monarch, is recovering after a respiratory infection, the palace said in a statement on Saturday.

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U.S. take early edge in morning foursomes at Ryder Cup

CHASKA, Minnesota (Reuters) - The United States threatened to pad their overnight lead at the Ryder Cup on Saturday as the hosts led Europe in two foursomes matches and trailed in one after a warm, sunny start at Hazeltine National.

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UPDATE 2-Congo commission expects presidential vote delay to Dec 2018

KINSHASA, Oct 1 (Reuters) - The president of Democratic Republic of Congo's electoral commission said on Saturday that he expects the presidential election, originally scheduled for this November, to be delayed until December 2018, lawmakers present at his speech said.

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U.N. atomic agency chief says Iran sticking to nuclear deal

PARIS (Reuters) - Iran has kept to a nuclear deal it agreed with six world powers last year limiting its stockpiles of substances that could be used to make atomic weapons, the head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) told French daily Le Monde.

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Exclusive: EU wants Google to stop anti-competitive Android practices, fine expected

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust regulators plan to order Alphabet's Google to stop paying financial incentives to smartphone makers to pre-install Google Search exclusively on their devices and warned the company of a large fine, an EU document showed.

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Germany's Merkel cannot afford to bail out Deutsche Bank: media

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel cannot afford to bail out Deutsche Bank given the hard line Berlin has taken against state aid in other European nations and the risk of a political backlash at home, German media wrote on Saturday.

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Aleppo hospital hit again as crisis worsens

One of the main hospitals in the besieged Syrian city of Aleppo was reportedly struck Saturday for the second time in four days as regime forces backed by Russia bombard rebel-held areas.

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Germany's Merkel cannot afford to bail out Deutsche Bank -media

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Iran showcases new combat drone, copied from U.S. unmanned aircraft

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran's Revolutionary Guards unveiled a home-built drone that they said was capable of carrying bombs, state media reported on Saturday, in what appeared to be another copy of a reconnaissance U.S. drone that Iran captured five years ago.

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Spain's political deadlock at critical point as Socialists decide future

MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's bitterly divided Socialists met on Saturday to decide whether to oust party leader Pedro Sanchez, a step that could pave the way for a new government to be formed after months of political deadlock.

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CORRECTED-UAE military vessel damaged in "incident" off coast of Yemen

DOHA, Oct 1 (Reuters) - A United Arab Emirates military vessel was damaged in a strategic Red Sea shipping lane off the coast of Yemen on Saturday but there were no injuries to its crew, the UAE military said.

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Spokesman tries to clarify leader's Hitler remarks

The spokesman for Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte sought to clarify the leader's controversial comparison of his war against suspected drug offenders to Adolf Hitler's extermination of Jews during World War II.

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UPDATE 1-Milan court orders trial over Monte dei Paschi trades -legal sources

MILAN, Oct 1 (Reuters) - A Milan court has ordered Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena, Nomura and Deutsche Bank to stand trial for a string of alleged financial crimes, legal sources said on Saturday.

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Tapper: 4 whoppers in Trump stump speech

In one stump speech last month in Fort Myers, Florida, Donald Trump offered up at least four big whoppers.

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Islamist group bombs Somali restaurant, at least 3 dead

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Somali Islamist group al Shabaab bombed a restaurant frequented by members of the security forces in Mogadishu on Saturday, killing at least three people, officials and the group said.

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Trump promises he won't say it, then he does

Cicero, Swift ... and Donald Trump?

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Hungary to buy one million barrels of oil from Iran - SHANA

DUBAI, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Hungary has struck a deal to buy one million barrels of crude oil from Iran, director for international affairs at the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) said on Saturday.

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Texas businessman Wyly strikes $198 million deal with SEC

NEW YORK, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Texas businessman Sam Wyly has agreed to pay $198.1 million to resolve claims by U.S. securities regulators that he engaged in a long-running securities fraud to hide...

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State Bank of India chair given extension to drive overhaul

MUMBAI, Oct 1 (Reuters) - India has given State Bank of India's Arundhati Bhattacharya a one-year extension as chairman, the nation's top lender by assets said, allowing her more time to lead a clean-up of bad assets and oversee a merger of affiliates.

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Suicide bomber kills one person, wounds three in Yemeni port city

ADEN (Reuters) - A suicide bomber blew himself up near a cinema in the Yemeni port city of Aden on Saturday, killing one person and wounding three others, residents and a local official said.

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10 things you didn't know about the 'Notorious RBG'

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg -- the 83-year-old liberal legal icon -- drops a hint in a book set for release this week: she may not be planning to go anywhere, anytime soon.

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Milan court sends bankers to trial over Monte dei Paschi trades -legal sources

MILAN, Oct 1 (Reuters) - A Milan court has ordered 13 former and current managers at Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena , Nomura and Deutsche Bank to stand trial for alleged financial crimes, legal sources said on Saturday.

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BAE Systems to begin building new British nuclear submarines

LONDON, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Britain's ministry of defence said on Saturday that construction work will begin on the country's new nuclear submarines, announcing nearly 1.3 billion pounds ($1.7 billion) of new investment with defence firm BAE Systems .

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Trump pours champagne on limo in 2000 adult video

Buzzfeed uncovered a 2000 video featuring Donald Trump purportedly pouring champagne onto a Playboy limo.

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Indians disclose $10 billion in hidden wealth in tax evasion amnesty

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - A government amnesty targeting tax evasion in India has prompted tens of thousands of suspected tax dodgers to disclose nearly $10 billion in undeclared income, the finance minister said on Saturday.

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German government believes Trump would ravage U.S. economy: Spiegel

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's economy ministry believes a Donald Trump presidency would severely damage the U.S. economy, according to an internal memorandum reported by Der Spiegel magazine on Saturday.

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Boxer, 25, dies after bout

A 25-year-old Scottish boxer has died in Glasgow, having been stretchered out of the ring after the fight was halted in the fifth round.

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Suspected suicide car bomb rams restaurant in Somali capital: police

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A suspected suicide car bomb hit a restaurant in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Saturday, killing at least three people, a police officer and a witness said.

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Air Berlin reaches agreement with cabin crew union

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Air Berlin has reached an agreement on pay and conditions for its cabin crew, helping it as it embarks on a drastic restructuring, it said on Saturday.

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Baby food recalled over bacteria fears

Sammy's Milk baby food is being recalled over concerns it may contain potentially deadly bacteria and inadequate levels of iron.

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Zara owner Ortega buys $550 million Madrid skyscraper

MADRID (Reuters) - Amancio Ortega, Europe's richest man and founder of global fashion group and Zara owner Inditex , has bought one of Madrid's most famous skyscrapers for 490 million euros ($551 million) through his property investment arm, a source said.

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UPDATE 2-Hurricane Matthew weakens slightly as heads for Jamaica and Cuba

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Hurricane Matthew weakened slightly on Saturday as it headed towards Jamaica and Cuba, but with winds reaching 155 miles per hour (250 kph) forecasters said the storm was still powerful enough to wreck homes as islanders braced for its arrival.

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Russian jets pound Aleppo as U.S. clings to diplomacy

AMMAN (Reuters) - Russian war planes struck rebel held areas north of Aleppo on Saturday as the army shelled the besieged old quarter in a major offensive, rebels and a monitoring group said.

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UPDATE 1-Russian jets pound Aleppo as U.S. clings to diplomacy

AMMAN, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Russian war planes struck rebel held areas north of Aleppo on Saturday as the army shelled the besieged old quarter in a major offensive, rebels and a monitoring group said.

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Pro-Brexit Conservatives hand PM plan to limit EU immigration

LONDON (Reuters) - High-profile Conservatives outlined proposals for a post-Brexit system of work permits on Saturday, highlighting the pressure Prime Minister Theresa May faces to cut immigration and appease eurosceptics while addressing the concerns of business leaders.

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Four killed in eastern India during coal mine protest

BHUBANESWAR, India (Reuters) - Four people died in eastern India when police opened fire during clashes with villagers who allege state-run NTPC Ltd violate forestry rights and does not offer enough compensation when acquiring land for a coal mining site.

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REFILE-Russia says U.S. "aggression" in Syria would mean "tectonic shifts"

MOSCOW, Oct 1 (Reuters) - "Direct agression" by the United States towards the Syrian government and armed forces would lead to "frightening, tectonic shifts" in the Middle East, RIA news agency cited Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova as saying on Saturday.

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Iraq exported 935,270 barrels of oil in Sept via Ceyhan - oil ministry

BAGHDAD, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Iraq exported 935,270 barrels of oil in September via pipeline to the Turkish Mediterranean port of Ceyhan, the oil ministry said on Saturday.

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Supreme Court Faces Volatile, Even if Not Blockbuster, Docket

Short-handed since Justice Antonin Scalia died in February, justices say they are determined to avoid deadlocks. That will require resolve and creativity.

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Hamilton storms to pole for Malaysian Grand Prix

SEPANG, Malaysia (Reuters) - World Champion Lewis Hamilton will start the Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix from pole position after setting the fastest time in qualifying on Saturday.

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Orthodox shun pope's Mass in Tbilisi, few Catholics turn out

TBILISI (Reuters) - Pope Francis on Saturday said Mass for unusually small crowd of just a few thousand Catholics in Georgia, a celebration that was further dampened when a delegation from the Orthodox Church stayed away.

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This Life: The Art of Condolence

The rules of expressing sympathy have become muddied at best, and concealed in an onslaught of emoji at worst.

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The Other Trump

Unlike her prominent half siblings, Tiffany Trump has rarely been seen on the presidential campaign trail in 2016. But that may be about to change.

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BRIEF-Morphosys reports positive results from psoriasis study

* Morphosys announces that its licensee Janssen reports positive results from a phase 3 study of Guselkumab in plaque psoriasis Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting By Georgina Prodhan)

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Hurricane Matthew weakens slightly as heads for Jamaica and Cuba

KINGSTON, Jamaica (Reuters) - Hurricane Matthew weakened slightly on Saturday as it moved toward Jamaica and Cuba, although with winds of up to 155 miles per hour (250 kph) it is powerful enough to wreck houses, forecasters said.

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UPDATE 1-Hurricane Matthew weakens slightly as heads for Jamaica and Cuba

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Hurricane Matthew weakened slightly on Saturday as it moved towards Jamaica and Cuba, although with winds of up to 155 miles per hour (250 kph) it is powerful enough to wreck houses, forecasters said.

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Kvitova powers past Cibulkova to capture Wuhan Open title

(Reuters) - Petra Kvitova raced to a 6-1 6-1 victory over Dominika Cibulkova in the Wuhan Open final on Saturday to capture her first title of the year with a ruthless display of power hitting.

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Hurricane Center says Matthew weakens slightly to Category 4

Oct 1 (Reuters) - Hurricane Matthew weakened slightly early on Saturday as it moved towards Jamaica and Cuba with winds of up to 155 miles per hour (250 kph) powerful enough to wreck houses, forecasters said.

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Hurricane Matthew churns toward Jamaica

The most powerful hurricane in the Atlantic in nearly a decade churned across the Caribbean -- threatening Jamaica, Cuba, Haiti and the Bahamas.

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India moves 10,000 from Kashmir

India relocated more than 10,000 people from around the disputed border area of Kashmir as tensions with Pakistan continue to escalate.

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Russian jets pound Aleppo as fighting rages inside city

AMMAN (Reuters) - Russian war planes struck rebel held areas north of Aleppo on Saturday as the army shelled the besieged old quarter in a major offensive, rebels and a monitoring group said.

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Nigeria spends $2.4 billion to drag country out of recession-Buhari

ABUJA, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Nigeria has spent 720.5 billion naira ($2.4 billion) on capital expenditure this year to help drag Africa's biggest economy out of recession, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Saturday.

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CORRECTED-Taiwan's Mega Financial says U.S. regulators found lapses at second branch

TAIPEI, Sept 30 (Reuters) - A U.S. state regulator has found the Chicago banking branch of Taiwan's Mega Financial Holding Co has not met required compliance controls, the president of the Taiwanese...

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Protests hit Tunisia phosphate output again - official

TUNIS, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Protesters have partly blocked Tunisia's phosphate production, a month after state-run Gafsa Phosphate announced an agreement to hire new workers to end demonstrations that had disrupted output for months, an official said.

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A Curious Plan to Fight Climate Change: Buy Mines, Sell Coal

Tom Clarke, a nursing home owner, concocted a strategy to cut carbon emissions by gaining control of millions of tons of coal reserves and multiple mines.

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‘The Voting Booth ... Is Simply NOT the Place to Protest’

Our top 10 comments of the week: Readers debate, well, the debate, as well as The Times’s presidential endorsement and addiction risk in children.

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MEDIA-ECB rejects UBI plan to buy three troubled Italian banks -Il Messaggero

ROME, Oct 1 (Reuters) - - The European Central Bank has rejected a plan put forward by UBI Banca to buy Banca Marche, Banca Etruria and CariChieti, Il Messaggero said on Saturday, without quoting sources. - The ECB told UBI it would need to raise 600 million euros in fresh capital if it wanted to pursue the deal, the paper said, adding that UBI was only prepared to raise a maximum 400 million euros. As a result, the proposed deal has collapsed, it said. - Banca Marche, Banca Etruria, CariChie

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Mitsubishi Aircraft notifies possible delay in jet delivery

TOKYO, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Japan's All Nippon Airways Co has been told by Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp, a unit of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd, that there is a risk of a possible delay in the first delivery of its regional jet from around the middle of 2018.

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UPDATE 1-China paper says US, S.Korea will 'pay the price' for planned missile system

BEIJING, Oct 1 (Reuters) - The United States and South Korea are destined to "pay the price" for their decision to deploy an advanced missile defence system which will inevitably prompt a "counter attack", China's top newspaper said on Saturday.

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Magnitude 5.4 earthquake strikes Pakistan, 117 km east of Mingaora: USGS

(Reuters) - An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.4 struck Pakistan at 0804 GMT, 117 km east of the Swat Valley city of Mingaora, at a depth of 43.4 km, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

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French new car registrations rise 2.5 pct in September - CCFA

PARIS, Oct 1 (Reuters) - French new car registrations rose 2.5 percent year-on-year in September, boosted by growth at French car maker Renault, the CCFA automobile association said on Saturday.

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Hamilton fastest in Malaysia final practice

SEPANG, Malaysia (Reuters) - Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton, gunning for his 50th win this weekend, set a dominant pace to top the timesheets in the final practice session for Sunday's Malaysian Grand Prix.

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India, Pakistan soldiers exchange fire across frontier, no casualties

ISLAMABAD/SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) - India and Pakistan exchanged fire across their de facto border in the Kashmir region on Saturday, in minor skirmishes that come at a time of heightened tension between the nuclear-armed neighbors.

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India must narrow focus to boost medal hopes in Tokyo: Padukone

BENGALURU (Reuters) - After bringing home just two medals from the Rio Olympics, India needs to be realistic in its preparations for the 2020 Tokyo Games and should narrow its focus to a handful of sports, says former All England badminton champion Prakash Padukone.

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Bees placed on endangered species list

The United States is on a mission to save some of its busiest workers: bees.

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J&J psoriasis drug tops placebo, Humira in late stage study

Oct 1 (Reuters) - An experimental biotech drug developed by Johnson & Johnson proved more effective at clearing moderate to severe cases of the skin condition plaque psoriasis than a placebo or Abbvie Inc's big-selling Humira, according to data from a late stage study presented on Saturday.

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Regeneron eczema drug reduces itch and anxiety, two studies show

Oct 1 (Reuters) - Patients taking an experimental eczema drug from Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc and Sanofi Inc experienced significant relief in itching and in anxiety and depression symptoms, meeting secondary goals of two large studies, researchers said on Saturday.

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Threat from extremist groups to southeast Asia growing: Singapore defense chief

KO OLINA, Hawaii (Reuters) - The threat that violent extremist groups pose to Southeast Asia is growing each year as they become more organized and focused in their aims, Singapore Defense Minister Ng Eng Hen said on Friday.

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Japan's Kawasaki Heavy may pull out of shipbuilding

TOKYO, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Japan's Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd said it would consider a drastic revision of its shipbuilding business due to its worsening profitability and indicated that it may pull out of the business.

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Thailand still golden for Chinese tourists despite Zika fears

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Confirmation that the Zika virus had caused microcephaly in Thailand is not likely to scare off large numbers of Chinese tourists due to jet in for holidays in the next week, tourists and industry operators said.