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Terrorism nytimes.com

Desert Ambush in Egypt on Security Convoy Kills at Least 59

Gunmen fired bullets and rockets on Egyptian police officers and security officials as they drove toward what was believed to be an Islamist hide-out.

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Wells Fargo fires forex bankers, investigates unit: WSJ

(Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co , the third-largest U.S. bank by assets, has fired four foreign-exchange bankers amid an investigation into that business by both the bank and regulators, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter and the bank.

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Wells Fargo fires forex bankers, investigates unit -WSJ

Oct 20 (Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co, the third-largest U.S. bank by assets, has fired four foreign-exchange bankers amid an investigation into that business by both the bank and regulators, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter and the bank.

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BRIEF-Wells Fargo has fired 4 foreign-exchange bankers amid an investigation- WSJ‍​

* Wells Fargo & Co has fired 4 foreign-exchange bankers amid an investigation into that business by both bank and regulators- WSJ, citing sources‍​ Source text: http://on.wsj.com/2yvqDpN Further company coverage:

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Doubts about smoking gun as Duterte lauds China role in rebel killing

MANILA/MARAWI CITY, Philippines (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte was eager to credit new ally Beijing in the death of militant leader Isnilon Hapilon, saying it was a Chinese rifle that fired the bullet that finished off Islamic State's "emir" in Southeast Asia.

The Daily nytimes.com

The Daily: Listen to ‘The Daily’: Rex Tillerson’s State Department

In just a few months, the secretary of state has fired or driven out many of the country’s most experienced diplomats.

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Kenya election board CEO rejected by opposition goes on leave ahead of poll

NAIROBI (Reuters) - The chief executive of Kenya's election board, who the opposition has demanded must be fired before a repeat presidential election scheduled for Oct. 26, said on Friday he was taking three weeks of leave.

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Video showed driver being beaten at traffic stop; officer fired

A police officer in a Cleveland suburb seen on video repeatedly punching a black motorist during a traffic stop in August has been fired.

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One dead at protest against extending Ugandan president's rule

KAMPALA (Reuters) - At least one person died as police fired bullets and teargas to disperse a crowd of opposition supporters rallying on Wednesday against plans to extend Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni's rule.

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House Democrats seek documents on former Trump aide Michael Flynn

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic lawmakers called on Wednesday for a congressional committee to issue subpoenas to the White House and three companies for documents about fired national security adviser Michael Flynn.

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Officers bloodied passenger and dragged him off plane are fired

Chicago aviation officials fired two officers and suspended two others involved in the forcible removal of a United Airlines passenger from a packed flight.

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Chicago Aviation Dept fires two officers involved in dragging man off flight

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The Chicago Department of Aviation has fired two security officers for their roles in the forcible removal of a passenger on a United Airlines flight in April, an incident that provoked international outrage.

Sexual Harassment nytimes.com

Harvey Weinstein, Fired on Oct. 8, Resigns From Company’s Board

Mr. Weinstein submitted his resignation during a meeting with the company’s remaining board members, who had convened to affirm his earlier firing.

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Obama aides slam Trump over claim about past presidents, fallen soldiers

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Aides to former U.S. President Barack Obama fired back on Tuesday as criticism mounted over President Donald Trump's claim that past U.S. presidents did not contact family members of soldiers who died in combat during their time in the White House.

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Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino fired amid corruption probe

(Reuters) - The University of Louisville fired Hall of Fame basketball coach Rick Pitino on Monday amid a national investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation of allegations of corruption in college basketball.

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Releasing notes on fired FBI director's meetings with Trump could harm investigation, lawyers say

Government lawyers have asked a judge to reject CNN's requests to make public the memos of former FBI Director James Comey in which he details his meetings with President Donald Trump.

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Tesla fired hundreds of employees in past week

(Reuters) - Luxury electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc fired about 400 employees this week, including associates, team leaders and supervisors, a former employee told Reuters on Friday.

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UPDATE 1-Tesla fired hundreds of employees in past week

Oct 13 (Reuters) - Luxury electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc fired about 400 employees this week, including associates, team leaders and supervisors, a former employee told Reuters on Friday.

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Ex-congressman: The truth can't get me fired anymore

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Tesla fired hundreds of employees in past week: Mercury News

(Reuters) - Luxury electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc fired between 400 and 700 employees this week, including engineers, managers and factory workers, Mercury News reported on Friday, citing interviews with former and current employees.

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Tesla fired hundreds of employees in past week -Mercury News

Oct 13 (Reuters) - Luxury electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc fired between 400 and 700 employees this week, including engineers, managers and factory workers, Mercury News reported on Friday, citing interviews with former and current employees.

Teachers and School Employees nytimes.com

Caught Sleeping or Worse, Troubled Teachers Will Return to New York Classrooms

To save money, schools will be forced to fill vacancies with educators who have lost their jobs but can’t be fired, despite fears some are incompetent or unstable.

Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates nytimes.com

Ex-White House Chief of Staff Is Interviewed by Special Counsel

Reince Priebus, who was fired in July, was the first senior administration official known to have been questioned by Robert Mueller’s investigators.

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Coal plant closures continue even as U.S. ends 'Clean Power Plan'

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. power firm Vistra Energy Corp said on Friday that it would shut two coal-fired plants for economic reasons, as closures in the industry continue apace despite the environment regulator saying this week he wanted to end the "war on coal."

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A picture and its story: tear gas in Nairobi

NAIROBI (Reuters) - In a dramatic picture, Kenyan opposition lawmaker Caleb Amisi Luyai leans through the window of his car as tear gas billows out, police having fired it at a convoy of opposition politicians in Nairobi on Oct. 13.

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Las Vegas gunman fired on guard and crowd at about same time: MGM

(Reuters) - The owner of the hotel where a gunman carried out the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history on Thursday provided a new version of the timeline, suggesting there was no time for hotel staff to warn police.

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UPDATE 3-Las Vegas gunman fired on guard and crowd at about same time -MGM

Oct 12 (Reuters) - The owner of the hotel where a gunman carried out the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history on Thursday provided a new version of the timeline, suggesting there was no time for hotel staff to warn police.

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White House chief of staff not quitting, says job is not to control Trump

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House chief of staff John Kelly slapped down rumors that he was about to resign or be fired and said on Thursday his push to bring more order to the West Wing does not extend to controlling President Donald Trump or his social media habits.

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UPDATE 2-Las Vegas gunman fired on guard, crowd at about same time -MGM

Oct 12 (Reuters) - The owner of the hotel from which a gunman carried out the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history on Thursday provided a new version of the timeline, suggesting there was no time for hotel staff to warn police.

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Las Vegas gunman fired on guard, crowd at about same time: MGM

(Reuters) - The owner of the hotel from which a gunman carried out the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history on Thursday provided a new version of the timeline, suggesting there was no time for hotel staff to warn police.

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Here's the far-fetched scenario Bannon reportedly warned about

Vanity Fair piece claims fired strategist Steve Bannon told Trump the risk to his presidency wasn't impeachment, but this part of the Constitution.

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'I don't think I'm being fired today,' Kelly says

White House chief of staff John Kelly, making a rare appearance before reporters Thursday, rejected reports that he would soon be departing the White House.

Doctors nytimes.com

Why I Almost Fired My Doctor

Was I going to risk my longevity to avoid hurting my doctor’s feelings? I needed a physician I respected and trusted.

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BRIEF-Japan's JERA to buy stake in gas-fired U.S. power project

Oct 12 (Reuters) - Japan's JERA Co, a fuel joint venture between Tokyo Electric Power and Chubu Electric Power :

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Red Sox fire manager Farrell after five seasons

(The Sports Xchange) - The Boston Red Sox fired manager John Farrell on Wednesday, two days after his team was eliminated from the playoffs.

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Las Vegas shooting victim sues hotel, festival organizer, 'bump stock' maker

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A California woman wounded in the mass shooting at a Las Vegas music festival has filed a lawsuit against the operators of the hotel where the gunman fired from, the festival organizers and the maker of a device that allowed weapons to be fired at a near-automatic rate.

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Bloomberg's charity donates $64 million to 'war on coal'

WASHINGTON, Oct 11 (Reuters) - Former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg's charity gave another $64 million to a campaign that aims to slash the number of U.S. coal-fired plants by two thirds by 2020, he said on Wednesday.

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Baseball: Red Sox fire manager Farrell after five seasons

(The Sports Xchange) - The Boston Red Sox fired manager John Farrell on Wednesday, two days after his team was eliminated from the playoffs.

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Utah officer fired after forcible arrest of nurse

A Utah police officer has been fired after he forcibly arrested a nurse who refused to let him draw blood from an unconscious patient in July.

Greenhouse Gas Emissions nytimes.com

Editorial: Mr. Trump Nails Shut the Coffin on Climate Relief

Ending goals to cut emissions from coal-fired power plants will be the most serious blow to President Obama’s legacy on global warming.

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Las Vegas gunman fired incendiary rounds at airport fuel tank, law enforcement sources say

Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock fired special "incendiary" bullets at a 43,000-barrel fuel tank in what investigators believe was an attempt to cause an explosion, two law enforcement sources told CNN.

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Dutch government: shut down all coal-fired power plants by 2030

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The incoming Dutch government plans to shut all coal-fired power plants by the year 2030, it said in its coalition pact published on Tuesday.

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A-list stars react to Weinstein news

Hollwood stars spoke out against mogul Harvey Weinstein after he was fired by his film company in light of accusations of sexual harassment.

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Gunmen kill two in attack on university convoy in Kenya

MOMBASA, Kenya (Reuters) - Two staff members of a Kenyan university were killed south of Mombasa on Tuesday when gunmen fired on vehicles carrying them and students to their campus, the area police chief said.

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Police: gunmen kill two in attack on Kenya university students

MOMBASA, Kenya (Reuters) - Two staff members were killed and several students were wounded in Kenya when gunmen fired on vehicles carrying students to the Technical University of Mombasa's campus in coastal Kwale county on Tuesday, a police official and a witness said.

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Colbert: Dinosaurs knew better than Weinstein

Late-night television hosts did not hold back on Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein after he was fired by his film company in light of accusations of sexual harassment.

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Harvey Weinstein blames his brother

Why was Harvey Weinstein fired from the company he co-founded with his brother Bob?

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Las Vegas gunman fired on security guard before mass shooting

(Reuters) - The Las Vegas gunman opened fire on a security guard six minutes before he rained down bullets on a crowd and killed 58 people, officials said on Monday in a change to the timeline of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.

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What's next for fired film giant Harvey Weinstein

Sexual Harassment nytimes.com

Harvey Weinstein Is Fired After Sexual Harassment Reports

The Weinstein Company’s board announced Mr. Weinstein’s firing on Sunday, days after The New York Times reported on decades of harassment allegations.

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Stelter: Firing is a Hollywood earthquake

Harvey Weinstein has been fired from the film company he co-founded, days after a New York Times investigation detailed numerous incidents of alleged sexual harassment by the media mogul. CNN's Ana Cabrera and Brian Stelter discuss.

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Harvey Weinstein fired by Weinstein Company

Harvey Weinstein has been fired from his position at the film company he co-founded, three days after a New York Times investigation detailed numerous incidents of alleged sexual harassment by the media mogul.

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Israel strikes Hamas post after Gaza rocket fire

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - The Israeli military said on Sunday it destroyed an outpost belonging to the Islamist group Hamas in the Gaza Strip on Sunday after Gaza militants fired a rocket toward Israel.

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Corker's tumultuous relationship with Trump

After President Donald Trump's tweet claimed he denied Sen. Bob Corker's request for an endorsement, Corker fired back tweeting, "it's a shame the White House has become an adult day care center."

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Jason Aldean opens 'Saturday Night Live' with tribute to Las Vegas victims

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jason Aldean, who was performing on stage when a gunman fired down on a Las Vegas concert killing 58 people, made a surprise appearance on "Saturday Night Live," paying tribute to the victims of the worst-ever U.S. mass shooting with a song by the late Tom Petty.

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Why knowing the motive for the shooting matters

Despite running down more than 1,000 leads in the Las Vegas shooting investigation, authorities say they are struggling to determine why Stephen Paddock fired on a packed crowd of concertgoers, killing 58 people and wounding hundreds more.

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How to get fired by Donald Trump (and how not to)

Lawyers, diplomats and strategists take note: If you're going to work for Donald Trump, there's a good chance you're going to have to squirm.

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Congressional baseball shooter fired at least 70 rounds, cased area for months

The shooting at a congressional baseball practice in June and the methods of the gunman behind it are described in the starkest detail yet in a report released Friday by Virginia officials.

Credit Scores nytimes.com

Your Money: ‘Dear Equifax: You’re Fired.’ If Only It Were That Easy.

Many readers — and numerous politicians — want Equifax to delete their credit files upon request and not collect any new data. Is that remotely possible?

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Thousands gather for vigil to honor Charleston Hartfield, off-duty officer killed in Las Vegas masscare

Thousands gathered Thursday night for a vigil to honor Charleston Hartfield, an off-duty Las Vegas police officer who was killed when a gunman fired into the crowd of the Route 91 Harvest Festival.

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Scandal-hit KPMG South Africa vows reforms, loses another client

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - South African waste management company Interwaste fired KPMG as its auditor on Thursday, dealing another blow to the accounting firm ensnared in a scandal involving business friends of President Jacob Zuma.

Las Vegas, Nev, Shooting (October, 2017) nytimes.com

Las Vegas Shooting: Gunman Fired at Tanks Filled With Jet Fuel

It was not clear whether Stephen Paddock had deliberately strafed the tanks, which were on airport property not far from the site of the massacre.

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Gunman fired for 9 to 11 minutes, police say

It took about 10 minutes for Stephen Paddock to carry out the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history.

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Las Vegas investigation finds 42 weapons, but little on gunman's motive

A day after the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history, authorities are learning more about Stephen Paddock who fired into a crowd of thousands during a country music festival from a Las Vegas hotel room and the weapons he kept.

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UPDATE 2-'Rat-a-tat' of Las Vegas gunfire points to automatic or modified weapons

Oct 2 (Reuters) - The gunman who fired on Las Vegas concertgoers from more than 1,000 feet away on Sunday may have used fully automatic weapons - or guns legally modified to act like them - that allowed him to spray bullets into the crowd of 22,000 people.

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UPDATE 1-'Rat-a-tat' of Las Vegas gunfire points to automatic or modified weapons

Oct 2 (Reuters) - The gunman who fired on Las Vegas concertgoers from more than 1,000 feet away on Sunday may have used fully automatic weapons - or guns legally modified to act like them - that allowed him to spray bullets into the crowd of 22,000 people.

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Automatic weapons may have been used in Las Vegas massacre

Oct 2 (Reuters) - The gunman who fired on Las Vegas concertgoers from more than 1,000 feet away on Sunday may have used fully automatic weapons - or guns legally modified to act like them - that allowed him to shoot a hail of bullets into the crowd of 22,000 people.

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When a sniper shot many from a tower... in 1966

On August 1, 1966, Charles Whitman ascended the iconic University of Texas tower and in 96 minutes fired 150 rounds from a number of weapons upon an unsuspecting public. The sniper's rampage left 16 people dead and more than 30 wounded. Whitman was eventually ambushed and killed by police officers.

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UPDATE 3-Wells Fargo rehires workers pushed aside in accounts scandal

WASHINGTON, Oct 2 (Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co Chief Executive Officer Tim Sloan apologized for a phony accounts scandal and said the U.S. bank had hired back nearly 2,000 workers who had quit or were fired, according to prepared congressional testimony.

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Wells Fargo says rehires workers wrongly fired in accounts scandal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Tim Sloan, the chief executive officer of Wells Fargo & Co , apologized for a phony accounts scandal and said the bank has hired back more than 1,000 workers wrongly fired or who left due to the wrongdoing, according to prepared Congressional testimony.

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UPDATE 1-Wells Fargo says rehires workers wrongly fired in accounts scandal

WASHINGTON, Oct 2 (Reuters) - Tim Sloan, the chief executive officer of Wells Fargo & Co, apologized for a phony accounts scandal and said the bank has hired back more than 1,000 workers wrongly fired or who left due to the wrongdoing, according to prepared Congressional testimony.

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Kenyan police fire teargas at opposition protesters in capital

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenyan police teargas in the capital Nairobi fired on Monday at opposition supporters protesting against the retention of the election officials they blame for last month's botched elections.

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Questions about the President's competence grow louder the more he ignores presidential norms

In the span of seventy-two hours, President Donald Trump has fumed and fired a health chief with a penchant for taxpayer-funded private jets, bragged about a recovery process in Puerto Rico that bears little resemblance to reality on the ground, lashed the mayor of the island's capital city for questioning the federal response, and viewed a golf tournament from the "commissioner's suite" at a country club that costs $500,000 to join.

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Olympian to Trump: Show me your patriotism

John Carlos, an American sprinter who gained worldwide fame for his protest at the 1968 Mexico City Olympics, fired back at President Trump for criticizing NFL players who are taking a knee or sitting during the National Anthem.

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Arnie's grandson Saunders fires 59 in Web.com event

(Reuters) - Sam Saunders, the grandson of Arnold Palmer, fired the seventh sub-60 round on the Web.com Tour on Thursday only three days removed from the anniversary of the golfing great's death.

United States Politics and Government nytimes.com

Bills to Protect Mueller Are Bipartisan, but the Path Forward Is Uncertain

Most Senate Judiciary Committee members appear to support legislation to shield the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, from being fired.

Rosenberg, Chuck (1960- ) nytimes.com

Head of Drug Enforcement Administration to Leave, Alluding to Dismay Over Trump

The administrator, Chuck Rosenberg, is close to James B. Comey, the former F.B.I. director who was fired by President Trump.

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Rescue ship says Libyan coast guard shot at and boarded it, seeking migrants

ROME (Reuters) - A Libyan coast guard vessel fired shots and boarded a humanitarian ship in the Mediterranean on Tuesday, demanding that the migrants on board be handed over to them, a spokesman for the Mission Lifeline charity said.

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Russian bombers fire cruise missiles at Islamic State targets in Syria: RIA

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Tu-95 strategic bombers have fired cruise missiles at Islamic State targets in Syria's Deir al-Zor and Idlib provinces, the RIA news agency quoted Russia's Defense Ministry as saying on Tuesday.

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Official sacked after Yoda image appears on Saudi textbook

DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi authorities fired a senior education official and other supervisors after a school textbook was found that included a photo-shopped image of the late King Faisal seated next to "Star Wars" movie character Yoda, Saudi media reported on Tuesday.

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U.S. energy secretary asks oil industry to study carbon capture technology

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry asked an oil industry advisory council on Monday to help find ways for oil drillers to exploit technology that captures carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants, by injecting the carbon dioxide into the ground to help drill for oil.

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Trump's ugly battles with the NFL go way back

"Let him buy an NFL team and then he can decide who gets fired ... He can't fire anybody and that's the funny thing about it. He just doesn't have control over us and that's what bothers him the most, I think."

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Energy secretary asks oil industry to study carbon capture technology

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Monday asked an oil industry advisory council to help find ways for oil drillers to exploit technology that captures carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants, by injecting the carbon dioxide into the ground to help drill for oil.

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Prison riot in central California leaves one inmate dead, eight others wounded

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (Reuters) - Prison guards fired rubber bullets and pepper spray to quell a riot on Sunday involving more than 160 inmates at a central California penitentiary in which one prisoner was stabbed to death and eight others wounded, state corrections officials said.

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Players kneel and lock arms during anthem at first NFL game since Trump slammed players for protesting

President Donald Trump renewed his criticism Sunday of NFL players taking a knee during the national anthem, slamming the league's ratings and saying players should be fired or suspended for such protests.

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Bharara: I was worried about Trump

Preet Bharara, the former US attorney for the Southern District of New York who was fired by President Donald Trump, says he believes, at some point, Trump would've asked him to "do something inappropriate."

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Fired by Trump, Bharara fires back

A lot has changed for Preet Bharara since March 11.

Football nytimes.com

Trump Says N.F.L. Players Who Take a Knee During National Anthem Should Be Fired

The highly charged remarks, made during a rally in Alabama, led to criticism from the league’s commissioner and an outcry from players.

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China's top smelting province to cut output in several industries in clean air push

BEIJING (Reuters) - Cities in China's eastern province of Anhui are issuing plans to curb production in the steelmaking, non-ferrous smelting, cement and coal-fired power sectors over the coming winter in a drive to meet a politically crucial air pollution target.

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Russian submarine fires cruise missiles at jihadi targets in Syria

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A Russian submarine fired cruise missiles at jihadi targets in Syria's Idlib province on Friday, the Russian Defence Ministry said, saying it had targeted Islamist militants who had tried to trap a group of Russian military policemen earlier in the week.

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Russian submarines fire missiles at targets in Syria: Interfax

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian submarines have fired missiles at militant targets in Syria's Idlib province, the Interfax news agency quoted the Russian Defence Ministry as saying on Friday.

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On podcast, Preet Bharara gives new details on why Donald Trump fired him

Preet Bharara, the US attorney for the Southern District of New York who President Donald Trump fired just three months into his presidency, says he believes that if he had stayed Trump would have asked him "to do something inappropriate."

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'Rocket man': awkward Dad Trump tries to be cool

What do you do if you have just a single catchphrase -- like, say, "You're fired!" -- and you need something fresh, something resonant, to hold the public's interest? If you are President Trump, you borrow a song title from Elton John -- "Rocket Man" -- and start using it as a nickname for North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un even though it doesn't make any sense at all and makes you sound like someone's awkward dad trying to be cool.

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Bill O'Reilly calls Fox firing 'political and financial hit job'

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Popular former Fox News host Bill O'Reilly, who was fired over allegations of sexual harassment, said on Tuesday he was the victim of a "political and financial hit job" and that he had never mistreated anyone in his 42-year career.

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Kenyan police fire teargas at Supreme Court protesters

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenyan police fired teargas on Tuesday at supporters of President Uhuru Kenyatta who were protesting outside the Supreme Court against the invalidation of his Aug. 8 re-election, Reuters witnesses said.

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Helicopter mistakenly fires on parked vehicles in Russia war games: media

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A military helicopter on a rural training exercise in western Russia mistakenly fired rockets at a group of parked vehicles, knocking at least one person to the ground, footage posted by Russian news sites and on social media showed.

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Petrol bombs and tear gas in Athens rally to mark rapper killing

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek police fired tear gas at protesters who hurled petrol bombs in Athens on Saturday during a rally marking four years since the killing of an anti-fascism rapper by an ultranationalist Golden Dawn supporter.

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North Korea says seeking military 'equilibrium' with U.S.

SEOUL/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - North Korea said on Saturday it aims to reach an "equilibrium" of military force with the United States, which earlier signaled its patience for diplomacy is wearing thin after Pyongyang fired a missile over Japan for the second time in under a month.

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After new North Korea missile test, U.S. says has military options

WASHINGTON/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United States said on Friday it had military options to deal with North Korea, signaling its patience for diplomacy is wearing thin after Pyongyang fired a missile over Japan and into the Pacific Ocean for the second time in under a month.

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After new missile test, U.S. says North Korea threatens whole world

WASHINGTON/SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson accused North Korea on Friday of threatening the entire world, after Pyongyang fired a missile over Japan for the second time in under a month in defiance of international pressure over its missile and nuclear programs.