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David Letterman, celebrated late-night TV host, receives U.S. humor prize

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - David Letterman, a pioneering entertainer who was the longest-running host of late-night TV in U.S. history, was honored on Sunday for his contributions to American culture.

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Fine Arts & Exhibits: The Aftermath of War, Seen Through Photographers’ Eyes

A show curated for the Harn Museum of Art in Florida explores the consequences of war in the Middle East. Two other museums have taken the exhibit.

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Typhoon kills at least two in Japan, prompts call for thousands to evacuate

TOKYO (Reuters) - A typhoon roared towards Japan's main island on election day on Sunday, killing at least two people, prompting a warning for tens of thousands to evacuate and the cancellation of hundreds of flights.

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Powerful typhoon drenches Japan, tens of thousands advised to evacuate

TOKYO (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of people across Japan were advised to evacuate, hundreds of flights were canceled and train services were disrupted on Sunday as a typhoon roared toward the coast, bringing heavy rain and strong winds on a national election day.

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Trump: Raqqa fall 'critical breakthrough', end of Islamic State in sight

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday hailed the defeat of Islamic State fighters in their self-proclaimed capital of Raqqa as "a critical breakthrough" in a worldwide campaign against the militants.

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Trump expected to pressure China's Xi to rein in North Korea: officials

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to pressure China's president when they meet next month in Beijing to do more to rein in North Korea out of a belief that Xi Jinping's consolidation of power should give him more authority to do so.

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Tennis: Dimitrov through to semis in Stockholm

(Reuters) - Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov moved closer to qualifying for the ATP World Tour Finals with a 6-3 6-4 victory over Germany's Mischa Zverev to reach the semi-finals of the Stockholm Open on Friday, setting up a clash with Fabio Fognini.

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Inside a month of the Hurricane Maria nightmare

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UPDATE 1-Airbus expects to sell 'thousands' of CSeries jets -CEO

MONTREAL, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Airbus Chief Executive Tom Enders said on Friday he believed Bombardier Inc's CSeries planes would capture half the market for smaller single-aisle aircraft with the sale of "thousands" of the 110-to-130 seat jets.

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BRIEF-Baker Hughes expects activity to stay flat through year-end - Conf Call

* Baker Hughes - Expect activity to stay flat through year-end till market has "better line of sight" into 2018 budgets, operators' production hedge positions - Conf Call

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U.S. existing home sales unexpectedly rebound in September

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. home resales unexpectedly increased in September as the effects of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma began to dissipate, but a persistent dearth of properties for sale continued to weigh on overall activity.

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Thousands of Somalis gather to mourn bomb victims

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Thousands of Somalis prayed in Mogadishu on Friday at a symbolic funeral for more than 300 people killed by the country's deadliest truck bombing.

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'If all goes well...' Titanic victim's letter expected to sell for thousands

LONDON (Reuters) - A hand-written letter found on the body of a man killed in the sinking of the Titanic is expected to fetch up to £80,000 ($105,000) at auction on Saturday.

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Solar industry fears for thousands of jobs should U.S. impose import restrictions

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore-headquartered solar panel maker REC hopes to be exempt from potential U.S. restrictions on imports following a recent trade finding that said no significant injury to the United States had been caused by makers including those from Australia, Canada and Singapore.

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Best of Late Night: Trevor Noah Isn’t Surprised That Trump Offended a Fallen Soldier’s Widow

Mr. Noah said, “I don’t think we should be surprised that Trump offended this family. We’ve all heard him speak: We’re offended every day.”

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Walking through the ruins of Raqqa

CNN's Arwa Damon reports from one of the main squares in Raqqa, Syria, where ISIS carried out its public executions.

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China’s Party Congress Brings Crackdown on Critics, Nightclubs and Airbnb

Extremely tight security during an important Communist Party meeting reflects President Xi Jinping’s vision of an all-powerful government.

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China 2017 movie box office revenues expected to be $8.3 billion

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's movie box office revenue is expected to reach 55 billion yuan ($8.31 billion) in 2017, the media regulator said on Friday.

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Kurdish officials say thousands flee Kirkuk since Iraqi army takeover

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Kurdish officials said on Thursday thousands of their people had fled Kirkuk region fearing persecution since Iraqi armed forces retook it following a referendum on Kurdish independence that was rejected by Baghdad.

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BRIEF-Boeing says 16 new orders for week through Oct 17

* Boeing says 16 new orders (unidentified customer(s) for 16 737s). In the changes category, reduced 737 orders by 16 for week through Oct 17 Further company coverage:

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BRIEF-Dennys says expanding into Europe through a franchise agreement ​

* Says ‍announced its expansion into Europe through a franchise agreement with Denny's Magic Diners U.K.​

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London Theater Reviews: Brexit Britain Through the Lens of a Russian Master

Mike Bartlett’s “Albion” riffs on Chekhov to give a fresh view of modern-day England, but a French play in a new translation proves suffocating.

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Best of Late Night: Trevor Noah Says the Only Wall We Need Is Around Harvey Weinstein

The “Daily Show” host said of Mr. Weinstein, “This guy keeps getting worse and worse.”

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China's third-quarter economic growth slows as expected, property measures bite

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's economic growth slowed slightly in the third quarter, as expected, as the government's efforts to rein in property market and debt risks tempered activity in the world's second-largest economy.

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China third-quarter GDP growth slows as expected, property measures bite

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's economic growth slowed slightly as expected in the third quarter as the government's efforts to rein in the property market and debt risks tempered activity in the world's second-largest economy.

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'Project Runway's' Mychael Knight dies

Fashion designer and popular "Project Runway" contestant Mychael Knight has died, family spokesman Jerris Madison told CNN on Wednesday.

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Best of Late Night: Trevor Noah Can’t Believe Republicans Still Let Trump Speak

Mr. Noah said that the president’s most recent news conference had “derailed,” and wondered “why Republicans insist on letting Donald Trump speak.”

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Sharapova out, Gavrilova through to second round of Kremlin Cup

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova was swept away in the first round of the Kremlin Cup in Moscow on Tuesday by Magdalena Rybarikova, while sixth-seeded Daria Gavrilova beat Kristyna Pliskova to make it to the round of 16.

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On Campus: When Conservatives Suppress Campus Speech

The University of Wisconsin’s anti-protest policy shows it’s more worried about protecting conservative opinions than student expression.

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NBA: Opening-night rosters feature 108 international players

(Reuters) - Opening night rosters for the NBA's 2017-18 season, which begins on Tuesday, will feature 108 international players from a record 42 countries and territories, according to the league.

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UK's Prince William and wife Kate say baby expected in April

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate confirmed on Tuesday that their third child will be born next April.

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On Campus: College Advice I Wish I’d Taken

I’m a teacher now, but as an undergraduate, I was the type of mediocre student I now disdain.

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Best of Late Night: Jimmy Kimmel Kicks Off a Week of Shows in Brooklyn

Mr. Kimmel was joined by Paul Shaffer, Amy Schumer and other prominent guests on his first broadcast of the week from his hometown.

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Detention of Catalan activists a judicial, not political, matter: Spain justice minister

MADRID (Reuters) - The detention of Catalan activists on Monday, the first imprisonment of senior secessionist figures since the region's Oct. 1 banned referendum on independence, was a judicial, not a political, matter, Spain's justice minister said on Tuesday.

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Midnight in Toulouse: How CSeries deal shook status quo

TOULOUSE, France (Reuters) - Two years ago, Airbus Chief Executive Tom Enders halted negotiations to buy Canada's CSeries program at midnight after the talks with Bombardier leaked to Reuters. On Tuesday, he performed a U-turn by backing a similar deal after all - again at dead of night.

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UPDATE 1-Airbus-Bombardier deal expected to jumpstart CSeries jet sales in Asia -analysts

* Airlines were concerned about Bombardier's finances: analyst

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Airbus-Bombardier deal expected to jumpstart CSeries jet sales in Asia -analysts

* Airlines were concerned about Bombardier's finances: analyst

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Searchers pick through burned-out California homes for bodies

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (Reuters) - Search-and-rescue teams combed through gutted homes across California's celebrated wine country on Monday, looking for the charred bodies of those killed in the state's deadliest wildfires, as survivors slowly began returning home.

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Netflix adds more subscribers than expected, shares hit record

(Reuters) - Netflix Inc added more subscribers than expected around the world in the third quarter and projected growth in line with Wall Street forecasts, saying it had a head start on rivals as internet television expands globally.

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Al Michaels apologizes for Harvey Weinstein joke during 'Sunday Night Football'

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BRIEF-Ardelyx announces Tenapanor reduces pain caused by IBS-C through inhibition of TRPV-1 signaling

* Ardelyx announces Tenapanor reduces pain caused by IBS-c through inhibition of TRPV-1 signaling

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Thousands of new Rohingya refugees flee violence, hunger in Myanmar to Bangladesh

COX'S BAZAR (Reuters) - Hungry, destitute and scared, thousands of new Rohingya refugees crossed the border into Bangladesh from Myanmar early on Monday, Reuters witnesses said, fleeing attacks by Buddhist mobs and hunger that the United Nations has called ethnic cleansing.

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Roommates film harrowing drive through flames

Two roommates in California recorded footage as they attempted to escape form the wildfires that have killed dozens of people.

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Trevor Noah to Speak With The Times Tonight About Race and Identity

Mr. Noah, the host of “The Daily Show,” will discuss key issues Sunday night with John Eligon, a New York Times reporter who covers race. Watch live at 8 p.m. Eastern.

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California fires: 'Nothing to sift through'

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Downcast Venezuela opposition seeks blow to Maduro through ballot box

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's political crisis shifts from barricades to the ballot box on Sunday with gubernatorial elections that could hand the demoralized opposition a major victory against President Nicolas Maduro's government.

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Thousands flee California fires as winds fuel 'unwieldy beast'

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (Reuters) - Thousands more Californians evacuated their homes on Saturday as fierce wildfires spread due to constantly shifting winds, and officials expected the official death toll of 35 to rise with hundreds of people still missing.

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Thousands flee as winds fuel 'unwieldy beast' California fires

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (Reuters) - Thousands more Californians evacuated their homes on Saturday as fierce wildfires spread due to constantly shifting winds, and officials expected the official death toll of 35 to rise with hundreds of people still missing.

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Thousands more evacuated from 'unwieldy beast' California fires

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (Reuters) - Thousands more Californians evacuated their homes on Saturday as fierce wildfires spread due to constantly shifting winds, and officials expected the official death toll of 35 from the week of fires to rise with hundreds of people still missing.

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Thousands rally in Malaysia to oust premier Najib

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Thousands of protesters gathered at an unsanctioned rally on Saturday to demand action against Prime Minister Najib Razak over the mismanagement of billions of dollars by a state fund.

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Activists say dozens of busses enter Syria's Raqqa as battle with IS nears end

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Dozens of busses entered Syria's Islamic State-held Raqqa city overnight, an activist group with sources in Raqqa said on Saturday.

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California wildfires rage with record death toll expected to climb

SONOMA, Calif. (Reuters) - Fire officials reported further headway on Friday against devastating blazes in Northern California's wine country but said the death toll of 34, already a record for the state, would likely climb higher with more than 250 people missing.

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California wildfires rage with record death toll expected to rise

SONOMA, Calif. (Reuters) - Fire officials reported further headway on Friday against devastating blazes in Northern California's wine country but said the death toll of 32, already a record for the state, would likely climb higher with more than 250 people missing.

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CORRECTED-Bank of America grows Merrill Edge reach to customers with thousands, not millions

NEW YORK, Oct 13 (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp has been quickly expanding its reach to those who are not wealthy enough to be customers of financial advisors within its Merrill Lynch brokerage, but have enough money to open an investment account.

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CORRECTED-Bank of America grows brokerage reach to customers with thousands, not millions

NEW YORK, Oct 13 (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp has been quickly expanding its reach to those who are not wealthy enough to be customers of financial advisors within its Merrill Lynch brokerage, but have enough money to open an investment account.

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Vows: She Met Her Prince (for Real!) at a D.C. Nightclub

When the couple met 12 years ago, he didn’t mention his royal background. And she wasn’t necessarily looking to meet her future husband.

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BRIEF-Orexigen announces favorable decision from U.S. court in patent litigation, confirming exclusivity for Contrave through 2030

* Orexigen announces favorable decision from U.S. District Court in patent litigation, confirming exclusivity for Contrave through 2030

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Penguin catastrophe leaves thousands of chicks dead with only two survivors

A penguin colony in Antarctica has suffered a massive breeding failure, with only two chicks surviving the disaster.

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World's largest pink diamond expected to fetch up to $30 million at auction

LONDON (Reuters) - "The Pink Raj", an intense pink diamond described by experts as the world's largest, is expected to fetch up to $30 million when it is auctioned in Geneva next month.

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Trump expected to make U.S. move against Iran nuclear deal -officials

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump is likely to take a major step against the international nuclear deal with Iran on Friday, laying out a more aggressive approach to Iranian activities in the Middle East that risks upsetting U.S. relations with European allies.

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Activists urge Apple to drop apps that play up Philippine drugs war

MANILA, Oct 13 (Reuters) - A group of civil society organisations has demanded that Apple Inc remove from its app store games it said violated the tech firm's guidelines and promoted violence and killings commonplace in the Philippines' war on drugs.

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Kurdish VP : Thousands of troops sent to Kirkuk to face 'Iraqi threat'

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Kurdish authorities have sent thousands more troops to the oil region of Kirkuk to confront "threats" from Iraq's central government, the vice president of the autonomous Kurdistan region said on Friday.

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Best of Late Night: Seth Meyers Can’t Believe Trump Is Talking About Pulling Troops From Puerto Rico

On “Late Night,” Mr. Meyers reminded the president that it’s been just three weeks since Hurricane Maria.

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Trump expected to make U.S. move against Iran nuclear deal: officials

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump is likely to take a major step against the Iran nuclear deal in a speech on Friday, marking a more aggressive approach to Iranian activities in the Middle East that risks complicating U.S. relations with European allies.

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On Campus: We Brought Charles Murray to Campus. Guess What Happened.

We weren’t naïve in inviting him. We did it because we want the University of Michigan to remain intellectually open.

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Black Lives Matter activists were targeted

A CNN investigation of a Russian-linked account shows its tentacles extended to YouTube, Tumblr and even Pokémon Go. CNN's Dylan Byers has more.

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Op-Ed Contributor: Texas Should Not Execute Robert Pruett Tonight

He was just 15 years old when he last saw the outside world.

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Trump hinted at rescue last night, said it's a sign world respects US again

During a speech in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, President Donald Trump hinted to the Taliban's release of a US-Canadian family.

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Thousands evacuated in Vietnam as floods, landslides kill 46

HANOI (Reuters) - Heavy rain in northern and central Vietnam triggered floods and landslides that killed 46 people and 33 people were missing in the worst such disaster in years, the search and rescue committee said on Thursday.

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Activists break into French nuclear site to highlight risks

PARIS (Reuters) - Greenpeace activists broke through two security barriers and launched fireworks inside the grounds of a French nuclear plant on Thursday to highlight the vulnerability of the plants to attacks.

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Trump expected to sign order side-stepping Obamacare rules

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump was expected to sign an executive order on Thursday that would make it easier for Americans to buy bare-bones health insurance plans and circumvent rules put in place by Obamacare, though such an order could face legal challenges.

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Best of Late Night: Samantha Bee Leads Late Night in Going After Harvey Weinstein

The star of “Full Frontal” didn’t appreciate what she called Mr. Weinstein’s public “apology-like statement.”

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Greenpeace activists protest at EDF nuclear power site

PARIS (Reuters) - Greenpeace activists staged a brief protest on Thursday at the Cattenom nuclear power site run by France's EDF to highlight what it said were security and health risks.

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Floods, landslides in Vietnam kill 37 people, thousands evacuated

HANOI (Reuters) - Floods caused by a tropical depression in Vietnam killed 37 people, one of the highest death tolls recorded in the country from flooding, the disaster prevention agency said on Thursday.

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Greenpeace activists stage protest at EDF nuclear power site

PARIS (Reuters) - Greenpeace activists have staged a protest at the Cattenom nuclear power site run by France's EDF to protest against security and health risks posed by nuclear power.

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The President will likely not scrap the Iran nuclear deal entirely but is expected to lay out a new strategy

President Donald Trump appears poised to "decertify" the Iran nuclear deal in an effort to initiate tougher and more wide-ranging restrictions on Tehran, but his plan -- which hinges on Congress determining a path forward -- is raising concerns of a potential backlash that could set the stage for another nuclear crisis.

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Nadal and Federer ease through in Shanghai

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer resumed their battle for the year-end number one ranking with imperious victories to reach the third round of the Shanghai Masters on Wednesday.

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BRIEF-Nippon Yusen expected to beat first-half ended Sept pretax profit outlook by about 500 mln yen - Nikkei‍​

* Nippon Yusen KK is expected to beat its first-half ended Sept 30 pretax profit outlook by roughly 500 million yen ($4.45 million) - Nikkei‍​ Source text : (http://s.nikkei.com/2gvaIh6) Further company coverage:

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Ireland eyes Northern Irish political breakthrough, warns on border

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland's foreign minister said on Wednesday he hoped that talks to restore Northern Ireland's power-sharing government could reach a successful outcome by the end of the week after some further steps by the negotiating parties.

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Tennis: Nadal and Federer ease through in Shanghai

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer resumed their battle for the year-end number one ranking with imperious victories to reach the third round of the Shanghai Masters on Wednesday.

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UPDATE 3-Delta profit beats Wall St as storms cost less than expected

NEW YORK, Oct 11 (Reuters) - Delta Air Lines Inc said on Wednesday its third-quarter profit fell less than expected as disruptions caused by hurricanes cost the airline less than some investors had feared, sending its stock up slightly.

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Rediscovered da Vinci painting expected to fetch $100M

A painting once bought for $60 is about to go under the hammer, billed as "the greatest artistic rediscovery of the 21st century."

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Best of Late Night: James Corden Says Trump’s Feud With Senator Is Like a Playground Fight

Mr. Corden said, “Donny made fun of Little Bobby for being short. And if you’ve just tuned in, I’m not reporting things my 6-year-old saw on the playground today.”

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China complains after U.S. destroyer sails through South China Sea

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday it has lodged stern representations with the United States after a U.S. Navy destroyer sailed near islands claimed by China in the South China Sea.

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Zero rain and strong winds today are expected to hamper firefighters' efforts to battle the deadly blazes

Wildfires raging across Northern California have killed at least 17 people, as hundreds of firefighters battle the flames and keep thousands of people away from the blaze's path.

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Magical Messi sees Argentina through to World Cup finals

(Reuters) - A magical Lionel Messi hat-trick carried Argentina to a 3-1 win over Ecuador on Tuesday and booked their place at next year's World Cup finals in Russia.

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On Comedy: Moms at the Mic, on the Verge of a Breakthrough in Comedy

Led by Ali Wong, a generation of women is earning laughs by talking bluntly about the realities of pregnancy and motherhood.

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Da Vinci portrait of Christ expected to fetch $100 million at auction

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The last privately owned Leonardo da Vinci painting and one of fewer than 20 by the Renaissance artist known to still exist is hitting the auction block, Christie's announced on Tuesday.

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Looking for an Uber? Book it through Snapchat's 'context cards'

(Reuters) - Snap Inc's Snapchat on Tuesday introduced "context cards", a new feature that will allow users to book an Uber ride or reserve a seat at a restaurant without leaving the messaging app.

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Tropical Storm Ophelia expected to strengthen to hurricane by Thursday

(Reuters) - Tropical Storm Ophelia is expected to strengthen gradually over the next two days and become a hurricane by Thursday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Tuesday.

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Mexico quake leaves thousands stranded without a home

SAN JUAN PILCAYA, Mexico (Reuters) - Rubble is all that remains of hundreds of houses rent asunder by the earthquake that struck Mexico in September, leaving owners lodging with relatives or friends, hoping their homes can be rebuilt or they can find new ones. http://reut.rs/2yUFmHr

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Catalan Leader Expected to Declare Independence

Carles Puigdemont may issue a toned-down declaration that would leave the door open for negotiations with the government in Madrid.

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Best of Late Night: Jimmy Kimmel Leads the Late-Night Attacks on Harvey Weinstein

Hosts of the late-night talk shows broke their silence on the allegations of sexual harassment against the Hollywood producer.

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On Campus: Campus Hate Lives on the Internet. Administrators Need to Catch Up.

The problems that play out over social media aren’t any less real.

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Flames rip through the state's famous wine country, killing 10 people and destroying 1,500 structures

Fifteen wildfires raged across Northern California, with the biggest ones scorching the state's famous wine country, killing at least 10 people, and burning over 1,500 homes and businesses, authorities said.

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Late-night TV lets loose on Weinstein

Late night TV was slammed for not addressing the the sexual harassment allegations against Harvey Weinstein, but on Monday night late night let loose.

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'The Last Jedi' theatrical trailer debuts on Monday Night Football

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A new theatrical trailer for "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" debuted on Monday night during the halftime of an American football game between the Minnesota Vikings and the Chicago Bears.

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Texas Tech Student in Custody After Campus Police Officer Is Fatally Shot

The suspect, a freshman at the school, had been taken for questioning in a drug-related case when he shot an officer in the head.

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Tropical Storm Ophelia expected to become hurricane by Wednesday: NHC

(Reuters) - Tropical Storm Ophelia is expected to strengthen into a hurricane by Wednesday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in its latest advisory on Monday.

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Shooting reported at Texas Tech police division, campus on lockdown: university tweet

(Reuters) - A shooting was reported on Monday at the Texas Tech University police division in Lubbock and the campus was placed on lockdown, the university said in a message on Twitter.

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Samsung Electronics shares jump on expected record third-quarter memory chip profit

SEOUL (Reuters) - Shares in Samsung Electronics Co Ltd rose 4.5 percent after the market opened in Seoul on Tuesday, as analysts expected the tech giant to announce record profits in memory chips for the July-September quarter.

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Most Britons want May to lead through Brexit process: Telegraph

(Reuters) - About six in ten people want British Prime Minister Theresa May to remain in her position until the Brexit process is completed, an ORB poll for the Telegraph showed on Monday.

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U.N. assisting thousands of migrants in Libyan smuggling hub

TUNIS/TRIPOLI (Reuters) - U.N. agencies said on Monday they were trying to provide urgent help to large numbers of migrants held and then stranded in the smuggling hub of Sabratha as rival factions battled for control of the city.

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One dead as thousands flee wildfires in California wine country

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (Reuters) - Wildfires fanned by strong winds swept through California's wine country on Monday after killing at least one person, forcing some 20,000 residents to flee, and destroying hundreds of homes and businesses.

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Texas girl, 3, missing after she was sent outside at night as punishment

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - A 3-year-old girl in suburban Dallas is missing after her father said he punished her for not drinking her milk by telling her to stand outside by herself at night near an alley behind her home, police said on Monday.

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Late-night TV slammed for overlooking Weinstein scandal

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Seeing India Through a Contemporary Lens

Raghubir Singh captured the jumbled sensations of modern Indian life in his lyrical color photos. His first New York museum show is at the Met Breuer.

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Colbert surprises 'Last Week Tonight' audience

"Last Week Tonight" star John Oliver enlisted some help in brainstorming for Confederate statue replacements.

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Ethnic land dispute forces thousands to flee in Ivory Coast cocoa belt

GUIGLO, Ivory Coast (Reuters) - An ethnic-fueled land dispute has driven thousands of farmers off illegal plantations in Ivory Coast's main cocoa belt, threatening the start of the harvest in the world's top producer.

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UPDATE 3-Chevron starts LNG output at Australia's Wheatstone, first cargo expected in weeks

* Wheatstone LNG will produce 8.9 million tpy at full capacity

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Catalan leader expected to declare independence shortly

Spaniards woke up Monday facing a week of political uncertainty, with Catalan President Carles Puigdemont expected to declare independence from Spain within a matter of days.

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UPDATE 2-Chevron starts LNG output at Australia's Wheatstone, first cargo expected in weeks

* Wheatstone LNG will produce 8.9 million tpy at full capacity (Adds trader, Woodside comments, chart, factbox in related content section)

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UPDATE 3-Thousands protest in Barcelona against Catalan independence

* Spain PM Rajoy doesn't rule out suspending Catalan autonomy

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UPDATE 2-Thousands protest in Barcelona against Catalan independence

* Spain PM Rajoy doesn't rule out suspending Catalan autonomy

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UPDATE 1-Thousands protest in Barcelona against Catalan independence

* Spain PM Rajoy doesn't rule out suspending Catalan autonomy

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‘I Am Spanish’: Thousands in Barcelona Protest a Push for Independence

Demonstrators who oppose separation from Spain expressed solidarity with the vilified national police and waved the national flag.

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Turkish prosecutor seeks 15-year jail sentence for rights activists - agency

ANKARA (Reuters) - A Turkish prosecutor has called for jail sentences of up to 15 years on terrorism charges for a group of rights activists including the local head of Amnesty International, Dogan news agency said on Sunday.

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On ‘The Rundown,’ Robin Thede Is Filling a Void in Late-Night Talk

With her BET series, Ms. Thede, former head writer of “The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore,” will be the first black female host in the format in several years.

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Women march through desert for Israeli-Palestinian peace

JORDAN RIVER, West Bank (Reuters) - Thousands of Israeli and Palestinian women trekked through a biblical desert landscape on Sunday, converging on the shores of the Jordan River in a march for peace.

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Thousands protest in Barcelona against Catalan independence

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Catalonia's capital Barcelona on Sunday to express their opposition to any declaration of independence from Spain, showing how divided the region is on the issue.

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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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Nate made landfall as a Category 1 storm both times. It is expected to weaken quickly as it moves inland.

Hurricane Nate made its second US landfall near Biloxi, Mississippi, shortly after midnight Sunday local time, as a Category 1 hurricane.

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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Seeing Trump Through a Glass, Darkly

My Republican friends think I’m missing something. Am I?

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On Putin's birthday, opposition activists protest, call for him to quit

MOSCOW/ST PETERSBURG (Reuters) - Police detained more than 200 opposition activists on Saturday for taking part in a wave of anti-Kremlin protests across Russia in support of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny, ahead of a presidential election in March, a monitoring group reported.

Football nytimes.com

Encounters: Odell Beckham Jr. on a Nike-Powered Swing Through SoHo

The New York Giants star receiver drops by two promotional events and considers whether he’d emulate Mike Tyson.

Cancer nytimes.com

Global Health: As Cancer Tears Through Africa, Drug Makers Draw Up a Battle Plan

In a deal similar to the one that turned the tide against AIDS, manufacturers and charities will make chemotherapy drugs available in six poor countries at steep discounts.

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

‘My Stomach Dropped’: Harrowing Night for Twin Brothers of the Las Vegas Police

As Sergeant Branden Clarkson helped direct officers responding to the mass shooting, he learned his brother, a detective, had been shot in the neck.

Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit) nytimes.com

Theresa May’s Nightmare Week Ends With Party Coup Attempt

Just as Brexit talks were supposed to get serious, the Conservatives have imploded. The British prime minister is dangling, with no obvious successor.

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'Gurneys just kept coming': A night Vegas hospitals will never forget

A quarter-century of surgical experience couldn't steel Dr. Michael Seiff for what he encountered entering Sunrise Hospital's emergency room Sunday night.

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U.S. Army Sergeant Bergdahl expected to plead guilty to desertion: AP

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, who abandoned his post in Afghanistan before being held captive by the Taliban for five years, is expected to plead guilty to desertion and misbehavior before the enemy, the Associated Press reported on Friday, citing two people with knowledge of the case.

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White Tale activists increase Clariant stake: Finanz und Wirtschaft

ZURICH (Reuters) - Activist investors seeking to block specialty chemical maker Clariant's $20 billion merger with Huntsman Corp own "significantly more" than 15 percent of Clariant shares and want to increase their stake, they told a Swiss newspaper.

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UPDATE 1-White Tale activists increase Clariant stake - Finanz und Wirtschaft

ZURICH, Oct 6 (Reuters) - Activist investors seeking to block specialty chemical maker Clariant's $20 billion merger with Huntsman Corp own "significantly more" than 15 percent of Clariant shares and want to increase their stake, they told a Swiss newspaper.

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DEALTALK-Activists seek to unlock value in Canadian real estate sector

TORONTO, Oct 6 (Reuters) - Activist investors are stepping up campaigns to drive change in Canada's C$67 billion ($53.3 billion) real estate investment trust sector as they see attractive prices and opportunities to unlock value, investment managers and advisers said.

United States Economy nytimes.com

U.S. Lost 33,000 Jobs in September as Hurricanes Roared Through

Hurricanes appeared to knock down payroll totals, yielding the first monthly decline in employment in seven years, though economists expect a rebound.

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Best of Late Night: Seth Meyers Makes Fun of Rex Tillerson for ‘Rolling Over’ on His Criticisms of Trump

Mr. Meyers and other late-night TV hosts continued to exploit a story

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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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Hurricanes Harvey, Irma expected to dim U.S. jobs growth in short term

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. job growth probably slowed further in September as Hurricanes Harvey and Irma left displaced workers temporarily unemployed and delayed hiring, the latest indication that the storms undercut economic activity in the third quarter.

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Trump expected to decertify Iran nuclear deal, official says

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump is expected to announce soon that he will decertify the landmark international deal to curb Iran's nuclear program, a senior administration official said on Thursday, in a step that potentially could cause the 2015 accord to unravel.

Art nytimes.com

Ai Weiwei, Once and Future New Yorker, Barnstorms Through the Boroughs

With the refugee crisis on his mind, and the city as backdrop, the media-minded dissident is building 300 public art installations.

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Trump expected to decertify Iran nuclear deal: official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump is expected to announce soon that he will decertify the landmark international deal to curb Iran's nuclear program, a senior administration official said on Thursday, in a step that could lead to renewed U.S. sanctions against Tehran.

State Department nytimes.com

News Analysis: For Tillerson, Diplomatic Breakthrough With Trump Proves Elusive

Even if he stays, the secretary of state has become a wounded figure, his credibility diminished by his rift with the president.

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Storms impact U.S. job market; trade expected to bolster economy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, but the continued impact of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma on the data made it difficult to get a clear picture of the labor market.

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All Blacks expected to complete clean sweep

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - World champions New Zealand are expected to complete another clean sweep of the Rugby Championship as they finish this year’s campaign away in South Africa on Saturday.

Hurricanes and Tropical Storms nytimes.com

Nate Expected to Hit Gulf Coast as a Hurricane

Tropical Storm Nate was expected to strengthen into a hurricane. Officials cautioned that residents anywhere from Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle could be at risk.

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BRIEF-Sears Holdings, through units, enteres amended and restated loan agreement ‍​

* Sears Holdings - On Oct 4, Co, through units, entered amended and restated loan agreement which amended and restated loan agreement, dated Jan 3, 2017‍​

Colbert, Stephen nytimes.com

Best of Late Night: Stephen Colbert Tells Rex Tillerson: ‘Nobody Calls Our President a Moron Except Me’

“And other world leaders,” the “Late Show” host added on Wednesday. “And, ultimately, history.”

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The lawyer trying to help thousands get to the US

Thousands of Yemenis trying to emigrate to the US have been stranded in Djibouti. For many, their only hope is American immigration lawyer, Julie Goldberg.

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Thousands queue to pay last respects to Thailand's late King Bhumibol

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Almost 12 million people, or almost one sixth of Thailand's population, have visited the glittering Grand Palace in Bangkok to pay their respects to the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej since he died last October, the palace said on Thursday.

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Prankster, coughing fits mar Theresa May’s speech to activists

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May’s bid to reassert her dwindling authority was marred on Wednesday by a calamitous keynote speech interrupted by repeated coughing fits, a prankster and even letters of her slogan falling off the stage.

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Theresa May's nightmare speech

British Prime Minister Theresa May's attempt to relaunch her faltering premiership was badly derailed Wednesday when a keynote speech was marred by an interruption from a prankster, a prolonged coughing fit and finally the disintegration of the stage set behind her.

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Interrupted by coughing fit and prankster, PM May struggles through keynote speech

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May's attempt to enthuse her divided party was overshadowed on Wednesday by an extended coughing fit, a prankster and a even some letters falling off the slogan on stage behind her.

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

Las Vegas Shooting: Gunman Wired Thousands to Philippines Days Before Attack

Stephen Paddock’s girlfriend, who was out of the country during the rampage, was met by F.B.I. agents when her flight from Manila arrived in Los Angeles.

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Late night critiques Trump's towel tossing skills

Late night comedians took aim at President Trump's visit to Puerto Rico after the island was hit by Hurricane Maria.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Nonfiction: Learning About Women’s Lives Through the Food They Consumed

In “What She Ate,” Laura Shapiro offers biographical portraits of six notable women and their diets, including Helen Gurley Brown and Eva Braun.

Colbert, Stephen nytimes.com

Best of Late Night: Stephen Colbert Accuses President of ‘Trump-splaining’ to Puerto Ricans

President Trump told the victims of Hurricane Maria, “You really got hit, there’s no question about it.”

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RPT-UPDATE 5-Spain's King condemns Catalan leaders as thousands take to streets

BARCELONA, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Spain's King Felipe VI on Tuesday accused Catalan secessionist leaders of shattering democratic principles and dividing Catalan society, as thousands took to the streets to protest against a violent police crackdown against the banned independence referendum held on Sunday.

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BRIEF-‍Telus says services restored throughout southeastern Alberta

* ‍Telus says restored all services after power outages caused by winter storm disrupted some wireless and home services in region​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Life through the lens of a blind photographer

When Pete Eckert started going blind, he decided to channel his feelings of loss into art. In his 20s at the time, Eckert would spend whole days preparing graphite drawings and woodcuts before asking his wife to describe the results to him.

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Spain's King condemns Catalan leaders as thousands take to streets

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Spain's King Felipe VI accused Catalan secessionist leaders who staged a banned independence referendum of shattering democratic principles and dividing Catalan society, as thousands took to the streets to protest against a violent police crackdown.

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UPDATE 4-Spain's King condemns Catalan leaders as thousands take to streets

* Thousands of protesters march through Barcelona (Releads with king's speech, adds quote, adds companies)

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Tens of thousands of Catalans take to streets to protest police action

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Catalonia on Tuesday to protest against Sunday's violent crackdown by Spanish police on an outlawed independence referendum for the region.

Kimmel, Jimmy nytimes.com

Best of Late Night: Jimmy Kimmel Seizes on Las Vegas Shooting to Champion Gun Laws in Emotional Monologue

Mr. Kimmel was one of many late-night hosts to address the attack head-on.

Chicago (Ill) nytimes.com

Frugal Traveler: Through Three Neighborhoods, Revisiting Chicago’s Charms

Exploring Lincoln Square, Beverly and Roscoe Village as a way of rediscovering the city that played such a large part of our columnist’s childhood.

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Late night hosts hammer Congress over gun violence

Late-night hosts took time during their shows to address gun control and the mass shooting that happened at a country music festival in Las Vegas killing at least 59 people and injuring more than 500.

Basketball (College) nytimes.com

On Campus: How the N.C.A.A. Cheats Student Athletes

Everyone makes money off players’ fame except the players themselves.

cnn.com

Puerto Rico's nightmare recovery: 'I don't want to live here anymore'

"I don't want to live here anymore."

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BRIEF-Esperion Therapeutics - Phase 3 results for bempedoic acid expected in Q2, Q3 2018

* Esperion Therapeutics- bempedoic acid top-line results from studies 1, 3 and 4 are expected in Q2 2018, results from study 2 expected in Q3 2018

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Opinion: A Pulse nightclub survivor's message for Las Vegas

Again.

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'Breach. Breach. Breach.': Officers blast through door

Deputies raid a hotel room where a shooter opened fire on a crowd attending a music festival on the Las Vegas Strip.

Airlines and Airplanes nytimes.com

Bankruptcy of Britain’s Monarch Airlines Strands Thousands Abroad

The collapse of the low-cost carrier, which struggled in Europe’s highly competitive airline market, was described as the “biggest ever” airline failure in Britain.

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BRIEF-PNM Resources ‍management expected to affirm its 2017 consolidated earnings guidance

* PNM Resources Inc - ‍management is expected to affirm company's 2017 consolidated ongoing earnings guidance of $1.77 to $1.87 per diluted share​

Travel and Vacations nytimes.com

Footsteps: Vancouver Island, Through an Artist’s Eyes

Revered in British Columbia, little known in the U.S., the artist Emily Carr, born in Victoria in 1871, may be from another era, but amid environmental concerns, her words and images resonate.

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UPDATE 3-Britain's Monarch Airlines goes bust, leaving thousands stranded

* Monarch becomes biggest UK carrier to go into administration

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Tens of thousands march to defend Hong Kong's rule of law against China

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Tens of thousands marched in China-ruled Hong Kong on Sunday in an "anti authoritarian rule" march that called for the resignation of the city's top legal official over the recent jailing of young democracy activists.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Books of The Times: Through the Lens of the Obama Years, Ta-Nehisi Coates Reckons With Race, Identity and Trump

“We Were Eight Years in Power” is a selection of Coates’s most influential pieces from The Atlantic, with new material about what he was thinking and feeling when he wrote them.

Abortion nytimes.com

Thousands Rally in Dublin Against Ireland’s Abortion Ban

This year’s march occurred just days after the government announced that a referendum on the nation’s abortion law would be held next year.

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Thousands of pro-Spanish unity demonstrators gather in Barcelona

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Thousands of pro-unity demonstrators opposing a banned referendum on Catalonian independence from Spain gathered in a Barcelona square on Saturday in a sign of how the disputed vote on Sunday has divided the country.

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Tens of thousands march for abortion rights in Ireland

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of people marched in Dublin on Saturday to demand the loosening of some of the strictest abortion laws in the world ahead of a 2018 referendum on the issue.

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BRIEF-U.S. NFL says Amazon Prime Video reached total of 1.9 mln combined viewers worldwide for Thursday night Chicago-Green Bay game

* Amazon Prime Video reached total of 1.9 million combined viewers worldwide for Thursday night Chicago-Green Bay game Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom)

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After prison, Republican ex-congressman in N.Y. expected to run again

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former New York City congressman who made national headlines for threatening to break a reporter "in half" before serving time in prison for tax fraud is expected this weekend to announce he will try to recapture his seat.

Opera nytimes.com

Taking a Walk Through the History of Opera

The Victoria and Albert Museum’s vast new exhibition seeks to sum up the art form’s long history — and plead for its future relevance.

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South Korea bans raising money through initial coin offerings

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's financial regulator on Friday said it will ban raising money through all forms of virtual currencies, a move that follows similar restrictions in China on initial coin offerings.

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Justice Department demands info on 'anti-administration activists'

Trump administration lawyers are demanding the private account information of potentially thousands of Facebook users in three separate search warrants served on the social media giant, according to court documents obtained by CNN.

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Cruise ship rescues thousands from San Juan

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Renowned chef feeds thousands in Puerto Rico

He got the bread, the meat and the cheese. He got volunteers on a production line. And within hours, renowned chef Jose Andres got thousands of hospital workers fed.

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U.S. economy accelerates in second quarter; hurricanes expected to slow growth

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. economy expanded a bit faster than previously estimated in the second quarter, recording its quickest rate of growth in more than two years, but the momentum likely slowed in the third quarter due to the impact of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.

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Italy's Pirelli expected to price IPO at 6.5 eur/shr - source

MILAN, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Italian tyremaker Pirelli is expected to price its initial public offering (IPO) at 6.5 euros per share, at the lower end of an already narrowed range, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

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Activists opposed to Huntsman merger raise Clariant stake

ZURICH, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Activist investors seeking to block specialty chemicals maker Clariant's merger with Huntsman of the U.S. have boosted their stake in the Swiss company.

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Japan parliament dissolved, snap October 22 election expected

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday called a snap election, as fresh opinion polls showed a fledgling conservative party led by popular Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike was gaining momentum ahead of the expected Oct. 22 vote.

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BRIEF-Nightstar Therapeutics announces pricing of initial public offering

* Pricing initial public offering of 5.4 million American Depositary Shares at $14 per ADS for total gross proceeds of about $75 million Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Facebook: We booted 'tens of thousands' of fake accounts before German election

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Confederate flag posters found on American University campus

Ten posters displaying the Confederate flag with a cotton stem attached to each have been discovered at American University -- the latest racist incident targeting black students at the school.

Hurricanes and Tropical Storms nytimes.com

Q&A: What Keeps Puerto Rico’s Governor Awake at Night

In an interview, Gov. Ricardo A. Rosselló talks about what the island needs to get through the enormous disaster of Hurricane Maria.

cnn.com

Opinion: What Sessions doesn't know about free speech on campus

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is maybe the worst person in the country to scold others about the need to cherish constitutional rights, as he did this week at Georgetown University. Or maybe only the second worst, because it's hard to top the hypocrisy of his boss.

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Lisa Ling returns to CNN TV Sunday nights

Award-winning journalist Lisa Ling goes on a gritty, breathtaking journey to the far corners of America.

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Turkish nationalist leader says thousands ready to fight for Iraq Turkmen

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Thousands of Turkish volunteers are ready to fight in Kirkuk and other Iraqi cities to defend the country's Turkmen population, the head of Turkey's nationalist opposition said on Wednesday.

American University nytimes.com

Confederate Flags With Cotton Found on American University Campus

It was at least the second time this year that racist symbols were discovered on the school’s Washington campus.

cnn.com

Late night roasts Trump officials' use of private email accounts

Seth Meyers, Trevor Noah and Jimmy Fallon poked fun at administration officials using private emails for official purposes and how Hillary Clinton might react to the news.

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Thousands evacuated in Ukraine as ammunition depot explodes

KIEV (Reuters) - Massive explosions and a blaze at a military ammunition depot in central Ukraine forced authorities to evacuate 24,000 people and close airspace over the region, officials said on Wednesday.

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UPDATE 2-Oil prices gain after U.S. inventories unexpectedly draw amid rising demand

JAKARTA, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Wednesday, with the Brent benchmark hovering near a 26-month high hit in the previous session, after U.S. oil inventories unexpectedly declined as refiners raised output and amid threats from Turkey to cut crude exports from Iraq.