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Get to know Abu Dhabi's newest cultural monument

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In a city full of skyscrapers, the Louvre Abu Dhabi is a striking addition. Built on its own man-made island, the museum's centerpiece dome -- 180 meters wide and weighing almost as much as the Eiffel Tower -- is visible for miles. [Source]

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Peru's Kuczynski acknowledges having advised Odebrecht project

LIMA, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski acknowledged that he worked as a financial adviser for an irrigation project owned by the Brazilian builder Odebrecht on Saturday, contradicting his previous denials of having any links to the company.

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‘You Know, I Never Told You This’

After #MeToo, families discuss sexual assault.

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Abu Dhabi to acquire Leonardo da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi': Christie's

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New-York based Christie's auction house said on Friday Abu Dhabi's Department of Culture and Tourism was acquiring Leonardo da Vinci's portrait of Christ, "Salvator Mundi," a painting that sold for $450.3 million.

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Trilobites: Actually, You Do Want to Know How This Sausage Gets Made

Starter bacteria used in salami made by industrial manufacturers is safer, but results in less flavorful dried sausage than the artisanal process.

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BRIEF-Amazon Music Unlimited Says Announces Its Expansion Into 28 Additional Countries

* AMAZON MUSIC UNLIMITED SAYS ANNOUNCES ITS EXPANSION INTO 28 ADDITIONAL COUNTRIES Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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An Alexa Holdout Wants to Know Who’s Listening

Some 24 million so-called smart speakers are expected to sell this year. But not all of us are ready to share our thoughts.

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BRIEF-Tyson Foods Makes Additional Investment In Beyond Meat

* TYSON FOODS INC - HAS MADE AN ADDITIONAL INVESTMENT IN BEYOND MEAT THROUGH TYSON'S VENTURE CAPITAL FUND

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‘Hamilton’ Opens in London. Does Anyone Know Who Alexander Hamilton Is?

Theatergoers were excited for the musical’s West End preview. Though many were hazy on the details of the founding father it’s named after.

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BRIEF-Methanex Reaches Agreement For Additional Natural Gas Supply

* METHANEX REACHES AGREEMENT FOR ADDITIONAL NATURAL GAS SUPPLY TO ITS CHILE OPERATIONS

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Louvre Abu Dhabi to display Leonardo's 'Salvator Mundi'

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - The new branch of the Louvre in Abu Dhabi will exhibit Leonardo da Vinci's portrait of Christ, 'Salvator Mundi', which at $450.3 million became the most expensive painting ever sold at a New York auction last month.

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Czech Travel Service says signs deal for additional nine Boeing 737 MAX planes

PRAGUE (Reuters) - Czech airline Travel Service said on Thursday it had signed an order for nine additional Boeing 737 MAX planes for its fleet in November, increasing its total order book for the model to 39 planes.

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Czech Travel Service says signs deal for additional 9 Boeing 737 MAX planes

PRAGUE, Dec 7 (Reuters) - Czech airline Travel Service said on Thursday it had signed an order for nine additional Boeing 737 MAX planes for its fleet in November, increasing its total order book for the model to 39 planes.

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BRIEF-Walt Disney CEO Bob Iger Likely To Stay At Company for Additional 2-3 Years If Deal With 21St Century Fox Goes Through- CNBC

* WALT DISNEY CEO BOB IGER LIKELY TO STAY AT COMPANY AN ADDITIONAL TWO TO THREE YEARS IF A DEAL WITH 21ST CENTURY FOX GOES THROUGH- CNBC, CITING SOURCE‍​ Source text : http://cnb.cx/2iy4ZaW Further company coverage:

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Six-year-old tells Santa: 'You don't know my troubles'

(Reuters) - A 6-year-old Virginia boy has shaken up social media with an all-too-skeptical letter to Santa Claus in which he says he knows that jolly Saint Nick's life is empty and that Santa had no...

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Following Drownings, an Upstate City Known for Its Gorges Mulls Blocking One Off

Following the deaths of two students in seven years, Cornell University wants to build a gate to block a tunnel built by its founder.

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BRIEF-Dialog Semiconductor will know commercial terms of 2019 Apple business in Q1

* CEO SAYS WE CURRENTLY SEE NO CHANGE TO OUR BUSINESS RELATIONSHIP WITH APPLE

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France should know that Iran's missiles are not negotiable: spokesman

BEIRUT (Reuters) - France should know that Iran’s missile program is not an issue that can be negotiated, Iran’s foreign ministry spokesman, Bahram Qassemi, said in an interview with state media on Monday.

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UPDATE 1-China's Lexinfintech to conduct additional IPO due diligence, to delay listing - source

BEIJING, Dec 4 (Reuters) - Chinese consumer lending platform Lexinfintech will undergo additional due diligence for its planned initial public offering on the Nasdaq, according to a source with direct knowledge of the situation.

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China's Lexinfintech to conduct additional IPO due diligence, to delay listing - source

BEIJING, Dec 4 (Reuters) - Chinese consumer lending platform Lexinfintech will undergo additional due diligence for its planned initial public offering on the Nasdaq, according to a source with direct knowledge of the situation.

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Whereabouts of Egyptian ex-PM unknown since deportation home: family

CAIRO (Reuters) - The family of former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik said on Sunday it has lost contact with him since they say he was deported from the United Arab Emirates to Cairo just days after announcing his intention to run for president next year.

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U.A.E. Denies Yemen Rebels Fired Missile at Abu Dhabi Nuclear Plant

The Houthi rebels claimed they had launched a cruise missile against the $20 billion plant in retaliation for a Saudi-led blockade.

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UPDATE 1-Yemen's Houthi group says fires missile toward Abu Dhabi nuclear reactor

DUBAI, Dec 3 (Reuters) - Yemen's Houthi group has fired a cruise missile towards a nuclear power plant in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates, the group's television service reported on its website on Sunday, without providing any evidence.

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Ex premier's whereabouts unknown after return to Egypt: family

CAIRO (Reuters) - The family of former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik said on Sunday it had not heard from him since he was deported from the United Arab Emirates to Cairo on Saturday after announcing his intention to run for president next year.

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BRIEF-Precision Drilling Corporation Announces Addition Of New Director

* PRECISION DRILLING CORPORATION ANNOUNCES ADDITION OF NEW DIRECTOR

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Lawmakers say panel investigating Conyers not known for speed

The House ethics committee launched last week an investigation into Michigan Democratic Rep. John Conyers after allegations surfaced from multiple women that he sexually harassed them.

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BRIEF-Macy’S To Hire Additional 7,000 Seasonal Associates In 2017

* MACY’S, INC. TO HIRE AN ADDITIONAL 7,000 SEASONAL ASSOCIATES IN 2017

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Sundance Film Festival 2018: 6 Films to Know

Directing debuts by Idris Elba. Documentaries on Gloria Allred and Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The 2018 Sundance Film Festival feature lineup is here.

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BRIEF-Bridgetex Pipeline To Further Expand, Launches Supplemental Open Season For Additional Capacity

* BRIDGETEX PIPELINE TO FURTHER EXPAND, LAUNCHES SUPPLEMENTAL OPEN SEASON FOR ADDITIONAL CAPACITY

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Judge Demands to Know Whether American Detainee Asked for Lawyer

A judge gave the government until 5 p.m. on Thursday to say whether an American held in military custody for more than two months knows his rights.

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BRIEF-Intellipharmaceutics launches additional strengths of generic Focalin XR in U.S.​

* SAYS ‍LAUNCHED 5&40 MG STRENGTHS OF ITS GENERIC FOCALIN XR CAPSULES IN U.S​

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UPDATE 1-For some Russian oligarchs, sanctions risk makes Putin awkward to know

* No automatic sanctions but Russian elite wary (Adds Kremlin comment)

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For some Russian oligarchs, sanctions risk makes Putin awkward to know

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The threat of new U.S. sanctions has spread anxiety among Russia's wealthiest people that their association with President Vladimir Putin could land them on a U.S. government blacklist, members of the business elite say.

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Opinion: CFPB, the agency I didn't know I needed

Late last May, I accepted a job offer in Minnesota, loaded my family in the van, and -- two months ahead of the actual move -- drove to the Twin Cities to start looking for a new place to live. But when it came time to get pre-approved for a loan, our best laid plans went awry.

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U.S. team doctor Nassar pleads guilty to additional sexual conduct charges

(Reuters) - Larry Nassar, the former USA Gymnastics team doctor, pleaded guilty in a Michigan court on Wednesday to additional counts of criminal sexual conduct for assaulting girls under the guise of medical treatment, Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette said.

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What we know about the far-right group retweeted by the President

The Twitter account of US President Donald Trump on Wednesday retweeted three inflammatory videos posted by the deputy leader of the UK far-right group Britain First. Here's what we know about it.

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BRIEF-Biolife Solutions Executes Additional Long-Term Supply Agreement With Leading T Cell Therapy Customer

* BIOLIFE SOLUTIONS EXECUTES ADDITIONAL LONG-TERM SUPPLY AGREEMENT WITH LEADING T CELL THERAPY CUSTOMER Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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5 things top know today

Should rich and poor shoppers be charged different prices at the grocery store? Some experts say that would actually help the economy. Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.)

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The most important things to know about launch

North Korea broke a two-month lull in weapons testing with a dramatic launch of its most advanced missile yet, an intercontinental ballistic missile it claims can reach the "whole" US mainland.

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Art Review: Louvre Abu Dhabi, an Arabic-Galactic Wonder, Revises Art History

The museum’s style — integrating charismatic objects from all over the map — is sensational. Almost enough to make you forget certain grim realities.

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Scarlet fever is on the rise and scientists don't know why

The age-old killer scarlet fever is on the rise in England and East Asia, according to research published Monday in The Lancet Infectious Diseases journal, and investigators don't know why.

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What we know about when the Senate will vote

As was the case when Republicans' plans to repeal and replace Obamacare reached this stage in the legislative process, congressional observers don't know when exactly senators will vote on the GOP tax plan.

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Al Franken wants you to know he's very sorry

On Monday afternoon, Minnesota Sen. Al Franken apologized.

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Russia toppled from Sochi 2014 medals first place but final count unknown

BERLIN (Reuters) - Russia have been knocked off the medals top spot for the 2014 Sochi winter Olympics after five more athletes received lifetime Games bans on Monday over doping violations at those Olympics, but the final medal count could be months or even years away.

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BRIEF-Five Point announces proposed offering by Five Point Operating Company of an additional $50 mln of 7.875% senior notes due 2025​

* FIVE POINT ANNOUNCES PROPOSED OFFERING BY FIVE POINT OPERATING COMPANY, LP OF AN ADDITIONAL $50 MILLION OF 7.875% SENIOR NOTES DUE 2025

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What you need to know about Bitcoin

CNN Money's Zain Asher explains how Bitcoin works and if it's the currency of our future.

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5 things you should know today

It's Cyber Monday, which means you'll be fooling exactly no one when you're glued to your computer today "working." Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.)

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Huge blast in China's Ningbo city kills at least two, cause unknown

BEIJING (Reuters) - A powerful explosion in a Chinese city south of Shanghai brought down buildings in a neighborhood marked for demolition, killing at least two people, state television reported on Sunday.

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Many injured by blast in China's eastern Ningbo city, cause unknown

BEIJING (Reuters) - A powerful blast on Sunday morning in China's eastern Zhejiang province brought down buildings and injured many people, state media reported, while police said the cause had still to be determined.

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Kith’s Ronnie Fieg Knows Exactly What You Want

Over six years, Ronnie Fieg has built a sneaker empire by predicting what will be cool. Now what?

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What you need to know abou the CFPB

Richard Cordray has stepped down as the head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Here's what you need to know about the controversial agency.

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Pentagon likely to acknowledge 2,000 U.S. troops in Syria: U.S. officials

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon is likely to announce in the coming days that there are about 2,000 U.S. troops in Syria, two U.S. officials said on Friday, as the military acknowledges that an accounting system for troops has under-reported the size of forces on the ground.

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Motor racing: Hamilton fastest in Abu Dhabi practice

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Four times world champion Lewis Hamilton kept Mercedes on top in the last Friday practice of the Formula One season with Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel close behind.

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Formula One to unveil new logo in Abu Dhabi

LONDON (Reuters) - Formula One will unveil a new logo after Sunday's season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as the sport moves on under new U.S.-based owners Liberty Media.

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Possible explosion detected near Argentine sub's last-known location

MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina (Reuters) - The Argentine navy raised the possibility on Thursday that a navy submarine missing in the South Atlantic suffered an explosion, heightening concerns over the fate of the 44 crew members on the eighth day of an international search effort.

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Union for striking workers reaches tentative labor deal at Quebec zinc refinery

TORONTO, Nov 23 (Reuters) - The United Steelworkers said on Thursday it reached a tentative agreement with Noranda Income Fund on a new labor deal for 371 striking workers at a zinc refinery in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Quebec.

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Possible explosion detected near missing Argentine sub's last known location

MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina (Reuters) - The Argentine navy raised the possibility on Thursday that a navy submarine missing in the South Atlantic suffered an explosion, heightening concerns over the fate of the 44 crew members.

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Holocaust memorial built outside home of far-right German politician

Political activists built a replica of Berlin's Holocaust Memorial outside the home of a far-right German politician to protest his call for Germany to stop feeling guilty about Nazi atrocities.

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U.S. Navy plane detected object near Argentine submarine's last known location

BAHIA BLANCA, Argentina (Reuters) - A U.S. Navy plane detected an object near the area where a missing Argentine navy submarine sent its last signal during a search flight over the South Atlantic, a Reuters witness said on Thursday after traveling on board the plane.

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Lyft raises another $500 million in additional round of funding

The additional funding round, led by Alphabet Inc's CapitalG, is an extension of the $1 billion round announced in October.

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Uber's massive hack: What we know

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He Knows Bikini Bottom. Now He Gets to Swim There.

“It’s a little freaky” how much the energetic actor Ethan Slater seems like the title character he plays in “SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical.”

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Additional remains found of US soldier killed in Niger

Additional remains have been discovered of Sgt. La David Johnson who was killed in the October 4 ambush by ISIS fighters in Niger, according to a US official.

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Additional remains found of U.S. soldier killed in Niger

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Investigators found additional human remains in early November of U.S. Army Sergeant La David Johnson, who was killed in an ambush last month in Niger along with three other U.S. soldiers, the Pentagon said on Tuesday.

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This photo tells you all you need to know about Syria

Vladimir Putin and Bashar al-Assad, the Black Sea and a balcony corner of the Bocharov Ruchey State residence in Sochi, a favorite of the Kremlin head. You can also see one of Putin's many luxury watches peeking out from under his shirt, this one perhaps a Blancpain $10,000 piece, one that is often spotted on his wrist, according to activists.

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Roy Moore accuser: I wonder how many me's he doesn't know

One of the women accusing Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore of sexual misconduct when she was in her teens is calling him out on his denials.

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This NBA season: Four things to know

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Mel Tillis, country music star known as 'Stutterin' Boy,' dead at 85

(Reuters) - Mel Tillis, who embraced his own speech impediment to become one of Nashville's most celebrated singer-songwriters during a six-decade career in country music, has died at age 85, his publicist said on Sunday.

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Mel Tillis, Country Star Known for His Songs and His Stutter, Dies at 85

Mr. Tillis found a way to turn his speech impediment into an asset by getting audiences to laugh along with him.

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Robert Mugabe: What you need to know

Robert Mugabe, the president of Zimbabwe and one of Africa's longest serving leaders, is in the throes of a political battle to remain in power. CNN looks at what you need to know about him.

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Mickey Mouse facts you probably didn't know

Most parents would never let rodents near their kids -- unless, of course, it's Mickey Mouse.

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Alpine visitors should know the signs of acute mountain sickness

(Reuters Health) - Going quickly from low altitude to high altitude can cause headache, fatigue and nausea, the American Medical Association warns in a new publication directed at travelers.

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White House Requests $44 Billion in Additional Disaster Relief

The Trump administration said lawmakers should make spending cuts to offset the disaster spending, a request that a top Democrat immediately denounced.

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Kremlin says not yet known if Putin will seek re-election

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Friday it was not yet known if Russian President Vladimir Putin will run for re-election when his term ends next year.

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Saudi Arabia striking deals with people detained in anti-graft purge: sources

(Reuters) - Saudi authorities are striking agreements with some of those detained in an anti-corruption crackdown, asking them to hand over assets and cash in return for their freedom, sources familiar with the matter said.

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Trump acknowledges thanks from UCLA players released from China

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday acknowledged the thanks he received from three UCLA basketball players who had been detained in China for shoplifting and were released after he raised the case with his Chinese counterpart.

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Trilobites: Chimps Tailor Alarms to What Other Chimps Know

Experiments show that the animals change their communications depending on how much their audience knows.

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BRIEF-Cadence Bancorp announces underwriters' full exercise of option to purchase additional shares

* Cadence Bancorporation announces underwriters’ full exercise of option to purchase additional shares in connection with secondary offering by Cadence Bancorp, LLC

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Mugabe's fate unknown

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Zimbabwe’s Apparent Coup: What We Know

The military has taken President Robert Mugabe into custody, but says it only plans on “targeting criminals” around the 93-year-old leader.

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Get to know Abu Dhabi's newest cultural monument

In a city full of skyscrapers, the Louvre Abu Dhabi is a striking addition. Built on its own man-made island, the museum's centerpiece dome -- 180 meters wide and weighing almost as much as the Eiffel Tower -- is visible for miles.

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Trapped in detention center: 'They don't know my name'

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UPDATE 1-Abu Dhabi to boost capacity of giant Upper Zakum, Bab oil fields

DUBAI, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi said on Tuesday that it would increase the capacity of its giant Upper Zakum offshore oil field, one of the world's largest, to 1 million barrels per day by 2024.

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What we know about Trump Jr.'s exchanges

There is a web of connections between the Trump campaign, the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks and the public disclosures it injected into the presidential campaign. Federal investigators are examining some of these relationships and whether any of them were part of an effort to coordinate with Russia's election-meddling efforts.

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RPT-BRIEF-Pratt & Whitney Canada says signed fleet management program contract with Abu Dhabi Aviation​

* SIGNED A 20-YEAR FLEET MANAGEMEN PROGRAM CONTRACT WITH ABU DHABI AVIATION​

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British PM to Russia: 'We know what you are doing'

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has strong words for Russia over what she called its attempts to "weaponize information" to sow discord and undermine Western institutions.

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BRIEF-Imex Systems announces addition to its board

* Imex Systems Inc announces addition to the board achieving listing compliance Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Judy Gold: You think you know Louis C.K.

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Investigators probe Trump knowledge of campaign's Russia dealings: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Special counsel Robert Mueller's team has questioned Sam Clovis, co-chairman of President Donald Trump's election campaign, to determine if Trump or top aides knew of the extent of the campaign team's contacts with Russia, two sources familiar with the investigation said on Friday.

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BRIEF-Spark Therapeutics says 3-year follow-up phase 3 data provide additional information on Luxturna

* Three-Year follow-up phase 3 data provide additional information on efficacy, durability and safety of investigational Luxturna(voretigene neparvovec) in patients with biallelic RPE65-mediated inherited retinal disease Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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BRIEF-Sarepta Therapeutics says exercise of option to purchase additional convertible senior notes due 2024

* SAREPTA THERAPEUTICS ANNOUNCES EXERCISE OF INITIAL PURCHASERS’ OPTION TO PURCHASE ADDITIONAL CONVERTIBLE SENIOR NOTES DUE 2024 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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What to know about the 2018 Olympics

The 2018 Winter Olympics are set for February 9-25. Here's a quick guide, including location, new events, venues, how to watch the Games, the mascot and ticket sales. Competitions will be held at 13 venues for the Winter Games. For the first time, TV viewers in all US time zones will have access to live coverage of the Games, instead of a delayed replay.

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What we know about Trump's taxes

President Donald Trump has said that his tax plan will raise his own taxes. CNN's Erin Burnett looks at what we know--and don't know--about Trump's taxes.

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Veterans Day 2017: What you need to know

Veterans Day is celebrated annually on November 11 to honor those who have served in the Armed Forces as well as those who have fallen defending the country.

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What You Need to Know About the New ID Law and Travel

The Real ID Act, which takes effect in early 2018, will require some air travelers to have identification other than a driver’s license.

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In Abu Dhabi, France's Macron says must remain firm with Iran

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday he wanted to remain firm with Iran regarding its ballistic missile program and influence in the Middle East, but warned regional countries against exacerbating rising tensions.

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BRIEF-Microbot Medical receives additional government grant for development of its self-cleaning shunt

* Microbot Medical Inc receives additional government grant for development of its self-cleaning shunt Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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LVMH boss Arnault says assets referred to in "Paradise Papers" known to tax bodies

PARIS (Reuters) - Bernard Arnault, France's richest billionaire and the head of luxury goods group LVMH , said on Wednesday that assets referred to by Le Monde newspaper, in the "Paradise Papers" leaks tracking tax affairs, were known to tax authorities.

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'Is this the Trump we know?' South Koreans wax sanguine after Trump visit

SEOUL (Reuters) - By the time Donald Trump departed Seoul on Wednesday, the sometimes bellicose American president seemed to have mollified South Koreans who had been bracing for more confrontational rhetoric over North Korea, trade, and defense spending.

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Trump’s Striking Change in Tone on China

Since his election, President Trump has gone from hammering China on trade policy to praising President Xi Jinping for his country’s response to North Korea.

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Elections test whether Democrats deliver wins to their base -- or if GOP knows how to run in the Trump era

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Where’s Saad Hariri? Lebanon Wants to Know

The country is abuzz over whether the prime minister is a prisoner of Saudi Arabia — literally or figuratively — and when he will be back.

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On the Runway: A Lot of Fashion Insiders Say Telfar Is the Brand to Know

The unisex line won the 2017 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund award.

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East meets West as Louvre Abu Dhabi opens in the Gulf

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi opens its Louvre museum on Saturday, positioning itself as a city of cultural tourism with a display of hundreds of works that it hopes will draw visitors from around the world.

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At North Korea's doorstep, Trump warns of U.S. power while also striking conciliatory note

SEOUL (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned North Korea he was prepared to use the full range of U.S. military power to stop any attack, but in a more conciliatory appeal than ever before he urged Pyongyang to "make a deal" to end the nuclear standoff.

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ScienceTake: Wolves Know How to Work Together

Wolves far outperformed dogs on a widely used test of cooperation in animals.

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Louvre Abu Dhabi, a Cultural Cornerstone Where East Meets West

The Emirates’ aim: to promote the capital as a tolerant global city, and its flagship museum, opening this week, as a bridge between civilizations.

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The Louvre Abu Dhabi Lets in Light and, Finally, the Public

After delays, the Louvre Abu Dhabi, created by architect Jean Nouvel is about to open.

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Japan imposes additional sanctions on North Korea

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan will impose additional sanctions on North Korea in response to the continuing threat posed by the reclusive nation's missile and nuclear programs, Japan's top government spokesman said on Tuesday.

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What we know so far about the victims

Many of them had known each other for years. That's no surprise in a small town like Sutherland Springs, Texas, where lives intersect daily on the street, at the school and in the church.

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The weapon: What we know about the rifle used in the attack

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Texas Church Killings: What We Know

Twenty-six people were killed during morning services at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Tex. This is what we know.

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News Analysis: No One Knows What Britain Is Anymore

An island nation comes unmoored.

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Bush: This guy doesn't know what it means to be President

Former President George H.W. Bush has a blunt assessment of Donald Trump: "He's a blowhard." And his son, former President George W. Bush, has harsh words for his Republican successor as well: "This guy doesn't know what it means to be president."

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Quiz: Test your news knowledge

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Leaders tout progress but don't know how many homes have power. We tried to find out

Towns and communities across Puerto Rico are entirely without power, more than six weeks after Hurricane Maria.

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Photos: The most influential chef you don't know

Despite being hailed as America's first celebrity chef, many food lovers today still don't recognize the name Jeremiah Tower.

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BRIEF-XENIA HOTELS APPOINTS VERBAAS TO ADDITIONAL ROLE OF CHAIRMAN OF BOARD

* XENIA HOTELS & RESORTS ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF MARCEL VERBAAS TO ADDITIONAL ROLE OF CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD

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Little-known group Ansar al-Islam claims responsibility for Egypt attack

CAIRO (Reuters) - A militant group called Ansar al-Islam claimed responsibility for an attack in Egypt's Western Desert that killed several policemen on Oct. 21, the newly emerged group said in a statement on Friday.

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Trump and Sessions Denied Knowing About Russian Contacts. Records Suggest Otherwise.

Court documents show an aide trumpeted his Russian connections in front of Donald J. Trump during the campaign, the first concrete evidence Mr. Trump was told of Russian ties.

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Macy's Thanksgiving Parade: 6 fun things you may not know

It's a Thanksgiving Day tradition, not only for New York but for a TV-watching nation as well: the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

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Op-Ed Columnist: Trump, Taxes and … You Know

I’m sure you have questions.

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Analysis: Trump's words on Las Vegas and NYC are strikingly different

On October 1, a man shot and killed 58 people at an outdoor concert in Las Vegas -- the largest mass murder in modern American history.

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BRIEF-Rent-A-Center expects additional hurricane related charges in Q4 2017-SEC filing

* Says expect additional charges related to the hurricanes to be recorded in the fourth quarter of 2017 - SEC filing‍​ Source text : ( http://bit.ly/2xLWbEe ) Further company coverage:

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10 Things to Know About Getting Into Your Dream College

There’s no magic formula for getting into a selective college, but here are some lessons from a longtime observer to help you navigate the process.

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Attack suspect: What we know

The man accused of killing eight people in a truck attack in New York on Halloween is a native of Uzbekistan who moved to the United States in 2010, sources told CNN.

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The suspect: What we know

Eight people were killed when 29-year-old Sayfullo Saipov, in a rented pickup truck, drove down a busy bicycle path in New York City. CNN's Jean Casarez reports on what we know about the suspect.

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What We Know and Don’t Know About the Attack in Lower Manhattan

Eight people were killed and at least 11 were injured when the driver of a rented truck drove down a bike lane. Many details remain unclear.

Sex Crimes nytimes.com

Mind: What Experts Know About Men Who Rape

Scientists once thought men who commit rape and sexual assault were so diverse that common factors could not be found. But patterns have begun to emerge in the research.

iPhone nytimes.com

Tech Fix: The iPhone X Arrives Friday. Here’s What You Need to Know.

Unlike past models, Apple’s first premium iPhone will probably be particularly hard to get — and it might not even be right for you.

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What you need to know: Manafort, Gates indictment

The 31-page, 12-count indictment against Paul Manafort and Richard Gates focuses on their years as political consultants and lobbyists working with Ukraine.

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GE Board did not know about CEO's extra plane: WSJ

(Reuters) - General Electric Co executives did not tell the multinational conglomerate's board until October about a spare business jet that routinely flew for its now-retired chief executive, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the matter.

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GE Board did not know about CEO's extra plane -WSJ

Oct 29 (Reuters) - General Electric Co executives did not tell the multinational conglomerate's board until October about a spare business jet that routinely flew for its now-retired chief executive, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the matter.

Treasury Department nytimes.com

The Little-Known Pragmatist Who Is Shaping the Trump Tax Cuts

Justin Muzinich, a top aide to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, is the Treasury Department point man on taxes.

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Opioid addict: I know I'm going to die

CNN's Gary Tuchman speaks to drug addicts struggling on the streets of Boston about the opioid crisis engulfing the nation.

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Extent of VW emissions cheating discussed earlier than known: Spiegel

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Volkswagen engineers told top managers that diesel emissions manipulations went far beyond issues in the United States two days before the carmaker made a public announcement to that effect in 2015, Der Spiegel reported on Friday.

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Extent of VW emissions cheating discussed earlier than known - Spiegel

FRANKFURT, Oct 27 (Reuters) - Volkswagen engineers told top managers that diesel emissions manipulations went far beyond issues in the United States two days before the carmaker made a public announcement to that effect in 2015, Der Spiegel reported on Friday.

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Striking inn, striking landscape at the corner of the world

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BRIEF-Ronin Trading and SW Investment Management announce additional nominations to board of Peregrine pharmaceuticals

* Ronin Trading and SW Investment Management announce additional nominations to board of peregrine pharmaceuticals

Pop and Rock Music nytimes.com

Op-Ed Contributor: Jon Batiste: Fats Domino and the Rock ’n’ Roll I Didn’t Know

His rollicking piano style was the bridge to a new genre.

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Clinton, the DNC and the making of the 'Trump dossier' -- what we know

The long probe into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election took another turn this week when it was revealed that Hillary Clinton's campaign helped fund the creation of the controversial Trump dossier.

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Engine of F-16 that crashed wasn't built properly, Air Force says

Investigators have concluded that a $22 million US Air Force F-16 fighter jet crashed near Joint Base Andrews, Maryland earlier this year because its engine was improperly assembled and was missing key parts, the service announced Thursday.

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Top Dems denied knowing about Trump dossier funding in talks with investigators

Hillary Clinton's campaign chairman John Podesta and former Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz both privately denied to congressional Russia investigators that they had any knowledge about an arrangement to pay for opposition research on President Donald Trump, three sources familiar with the matter told CNN.

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What two current heroin addicts want you to know

We hear about those who've kicked addictions, inspiring hope. We shake our heads in sadness and despair when we learn about those who've lost the battle and instead found early graves. Our hearts ache when surviving family members and friends share their pain in hopes of saving others.

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U.S.-led forces acknowledge killing 51 more civilians in Iraq, Syria

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S.-led coalition fighting Islamic State militants said on Thursday another 51 civilians had been killed in strikes in Iraq and Syria, raising the total number of civilians it has killed to 786 since 2014.

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

What to Know About the Dossier of Trump Research and Who Paid for It

The dossier has gained notoriety for its salacious, unproven claims about President Trump. Its research was funded by an unnamed Republican and then partly by Hillary Clinton’s campaign.

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Republicans want to know if Trump is intentionally putting off sanctions ahead of Putin meeting

Top Senate Republicans are pledging to find out if the White House is intentionally delaying new sanctions on Moscow as the Trump administration is several weeks past a congressionally-imposed deadline to identify top Russian officials involved in political cybermeddling.

Deaths (Fatalities) nytimes.com

Trilobites: Ancient Skull May Be History’s Earliest Known Tsunami Victim

The 6,000-year-old Aitape skull, found in Papua New Guinea in 1929, was excavated from sediments that contain telltale signs of ocean water left behind by a tsunami.

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Ancient Papua New Guinea skull called oldest-known tsunami victim

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A mysterious partial skull unearthed in Papua New Guinea in 1929 that once was thought to belong to an extinct human species now turns out to have another unique distinction. Scientists believe it belongs to the oldest-known human tsunami victim.

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Under Trump plan, refugees from 11 countries face additional U.S. barriers

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Trump administration will temporarily delay processing of most refugees from 11 countries identified as high-risk, while resuming refugee admissions for other countries, government officials said on Tuesday. Most of the affected countries are in the Middle East and Africa, according to documents seen by Reuters.

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Refugees from 11 countries face additional barriers under Trump plan

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Trump administration will temporarily delay the processing of most refugees from 11 countries deemed to be high-risk while resuming refugee admissions for other countries, government officials said on Tuesday.

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Corker: Leaders know what Trump says is untrue

Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) says Donald Trump has "great difficulty with the truth," and would not support him if he ran in the next presidential election.

Immigration and Emigration nytimes.com

ICE Arrested a Man in Oregon Without a Warrant. Senators Want to Know Why.

People “do not lose their constitutional protection from warrantless search and seizure simply because ICE believes they may be immigrants,” lawmakers said.

sportsNews reuters.com

Djokovic, Wawrinka to return to action in Abu Dhabi

(Reuters) - Former world number one Novak Djokovic and Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka will return from lengthy injury breaks at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship (MWTC) exhibition event in Abu Dhabi in December.

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What to Know Before Buying an Air Purifier to Clear Wildfire Smoke

Wildfires across the United States may have you interested in an air purifier to clear the air. Here’s what you should know before you buy.

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The Pentagon briefing was a striking change in tone from the public response of the Trump administration

The US troops attacked in Niger were on their way back to their operating base when they were ambushed by 50 ISIS fighters, according to Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, who provided a timeline of the attack on Monday.

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Brazil's JBS unit does not know if it is on a list of firms using slave labor

SAO PAULO, Oct 23 (Reuters) - The world's largest meatpacker JBS SA said on Monday it does not know if its unit JBS Aves Ltda is on a government list of employers that use slave labor in Brazil, after a local media outlet alleged the unit was included in the roster.

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Trump dismisses 401(k) changes, additional bracket for tax plan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday dismissed the possibility of limiting popular 401(k) retirement savings plans to help pay for Republicans' sweeping tax plan and expressed doubts about adding another top bracket targeting high earners.

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Key senators say they didn't know US had troops in Niger

Some senators are saying they didn't know the US had troops in Niger as questions swirl about the raid that killed four US servicemen there earlier this month.

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Fox signed O'Reilly again knowing of new harassment settlement: report

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bill O'Reilly, the Fox News commentator forced to resign in April, agreed to a $32 million sexual harassment settlement in January, and the network's parent knew about the deal when it gave him a new contract the next month, the New York Times reported on Saturday.

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UPDATE 1-Fox signed O'Reilly again knowing of new harassment settlement -report

NEW YORK, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Bill O'Reilly, the Fox News commentator forced to resign in April, agreed to a $32 million sexual harassment settlement in January, and the network's parent knew about the deal when it gave him a new contract the next month, the New York Times reported on Saturday.

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Fox signed new O'Reilly deal knowing of a $32 million harassment settlement - report

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bill O'Reilly, the Fox News commentator forced to resign in April, agreed to a $32 million sexual harassment settlement in January, and the network's parent knew about the deal when it gave him a new contract the next month, the New York Times reported on Saturday.

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Fox signed new O'Reilly deal knowing of a $32 mln harassment settlement -report

NEW YORK, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Bill O'Reilly, the Fox News commentator forced to resign in April, agreed to a $32 million sexual harassment settlement in January, and the network's parent knew about the deal when it gave him a new contract the next month, the New York Times reported on Saturday.

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What this American militia leader wants you to know

After a massive resurgence of American militia groups following President Barack Obama's 2008 election, the Southern Poverty Law Center -- which tracks data on the anti-government movement -- reported a decline in patriot groups in 2016.

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What we know and don't know about the deadly Niger ambush

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What we know right now

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Rep.: Trump didn't even know soldier's name

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BRIEF-Sears Canada acknowledges FSCO announcement

* Sears Canada acknowledges FSCO announcement regarding change in administrator for Sears Registered Pension Plan Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Too racy for Louvre, sex sculpture finds home at Pompidou Centre

PARIS (Reuters) - In the end it was just too kinky for the Louvre.

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Chip and Joanna want you to know they're good

You can stop worrying about whether Chip and Joanna Gaines are splitting up.

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BRIEF-InMed Pharmaceuticals ‍announces additional pre-clinical results in development of INM-405

* InMed Pharmaceuticals Inc - ‍announced additional pre-clinical results in development of INM-405 for treatment of pain​

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Striking Canadian autoworkers ratify GM deal

MONTREAL (Reuters) - Striking Canadian workers on Monday voted nearly 86 percent in favor of a new four-year agreement with General Motors Co in a deal that would make it more costly for the U.S. automaker to shut the Ontario plant.

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Striking Canadian union approves deal with GM

MONTREAL (Reuters) - General Motors Co. on Monday welcomed the ratification of a new four-year agreement by unionized workers at its SUV plant in Ontario, Canada, ending a near month-long strike.

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Trump backs GOP candidate for governor, who doesn't seem to want you to know

President Donald Trump has endorsed Republican Ed Gillespie in the Virginia gubernatorial race. But the candidate appears to go out of his way to avoid mentioning his most prominent supporter.

Congestion Pricing nytimes.com

Economic Trends: Why Surge Prices Make Us So Mad: What Springsteen, Home Depot, and a Nobel Winner Know

People typically don’t like it when prices fluctuate with supply and demand, but there are ways companies can make it more palatable and fair.

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UPDATE 1-Etihad flight from Abu Dhabi makes emergency landing in Australia

SYDNEY, Oct 14 (Reuters) - An Etihad Airways flight travelling from Abu Dhabi to Sydney made an emergency landing at Australia's Adelaide Airport early on Saturday after a warning indicator activated in the cockpit.

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General Motors reaches tentative deal with striking Canada workers

TORONTO (Reuters) - General Motors Co said on Friday it reached a tentative labor agreement with striking workers at its CAMI plant in Canada, ending an almost month-old dispute.

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UPDATE 1-General Motors reaches tentative deal with striking Canada workers

TORONTO, Oct 13 (Reuters) - General Motors Co said on Friday it reached a tentative labor agreement with striking workers at its CAMI plant in Canada, ending an almost month-old dispute.

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General Motors reaches tentative agreement with striking Canada auto workers

TORONTO (Reuters) - General Motors Co said on Friday it has reached a tentative labor agreement with its striking workers at CAMI plant in Canada though the agreement is subject to member ratification.

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Etihad flight from Abu Dhabi to Sydney makes emergency landing

SYDNEY, Oct 14 (Reuters) - An Etihad Airways flight travelling from Abu Dhabi to Sydney has made an emergency landing at Australia's Adelaide Airport after a warning indicator activated in the cockpit early on Saturday.

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BRIEF-Pacific Gas and Electric says liability associated with Northern California wildfires unknown

* Unknown whether Pacific Gas and Electric Company would have any liability associated with Northern California​ wildfires

New York Times nytimes.com

Have You Tried to Contact Us? Let Us Know How We’re Doing

Have you tried to contact The New York Times in recent months? Take a quick survey and let us know about the experience.

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BRIEF-Allegiant Travel borrows additional $34 mln

* Allegiant Travel says ‍on Oct 10, co, through unit, borrowed additional $34 million under loan agreement secured by two Airbus A320 aircraft - SEC filing​

Weddings and Engagements nytimes.com

What to Know About Having a Microwedding

Unlike an elopement, a microwedding retains some of the structure of a traditional wedding, except on a smaller scale.

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GM warns Canadian union it could wind down striking SUV plant

DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co on Wednesday warned leaders of Canada's Unifor labor union that it will start to wind down production of its popular Chevrolet Equinox sport utility vehicle at an Ontario factory unless workers there call off a month-long strike.

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UPDATE 1-GM warns Canadian union it could wind down striking SUV plant

DETROIT, Oct 11 (Reuters) - General Motors Co on Wednesday warned leaders of Canada's Unifor labor union that it will start to wind down production of its popular Chevrolet Equinox sport utility vehicle at an Ontario factory unless workers there call off a month-long strike.

Sexual Harassment nytimes.com

Weinstein Company May Have Known About Payoffs Since 2015

As the company seeks to distance itself from Harvey Weinstein, there are conflicting accounts about what it knew and how it responded.

cnn.com

6 important things to know about wildfires

Wildfires can be unfathomably huge and destructive. Right now, more than a dozen fires in Northern California have engulfed thousands and thousands of acres and killed almost 20 people.

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BRIEF-Seattle Genetics ‍announces additional clinical collaborations to evaluate SGN-LIV1A in triple negative breast cancer​

* Says ‍announces additional clinical collaborations to evaluate SGN-LIV1A in triple negative breast cancer​

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Man in coma after burns, daughter's whereabouts unknown

As firefighters battle deadly wildfires across Northern California, families are frantically searching for missing loved ones.

sportsNews reuters.com

Virtual F1 racers set for their own Abu Dhabi final

LONDON (Reuters) - Formula One will see at least one world champion crowned in Abu Dhabi next month, even if Lewis Hamilton wraps things up long before on the track, after 20 virtual racers secured their slots for the sport's inaugural E-sports series final on Tuesday.

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Striking French workers disrupt flights, schools

PARIS (Reuters) - French public sector workers went on strike on Tuesday against President Emmanuel Macron's plans to cull jobs and toughen pay conditions, forcing airlines to cancel hundreds of flights and disrupting school activities.

Video Recordings, Downloads and Streaming nytimes.com

Disney’s Big Bet on Streaming Relies on Little-Known Tech Company

BamTech has had success with its services for Major League Baseball, HBO and others. Disney is hoping the company can do the same for it.

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California lowers penalty for knowingly exposing partners to HIV

Starting January 1, 2018, it will no longer be a major crime in California to knowingly expose a sexual partner to HIV without disclosing the infection. Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation on Friday that lowers the offense from a felony to a misdemeanor.

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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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What you should know about the Iran nuclear deal

CNN's Becky Anderson explains what you need to know about the landmark nuclear deal with Iran and what could happen if it's scrapped by US President Trump.

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What you need to know about September jobs report

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5 things to know as you start your day

Celine Dion is donating proceeds from her Vegas shows to shooting victims. You can help, too. Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.)

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Las Vegas gunman's girlfriend says no advance knowledge of massacre

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - The girlfriend of the Las Vegas gunman who killed 58 people and himself in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history was questioned by the FBI on Wednesday and said she had no idea he was "planning violence against anyone."

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Las Vegas gunman's girlfriend denies any advance knowledge of massacre

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - The girlfriend of the Las Vegas gunman who killed 58 people and himself in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history was questioned by the FBI on Wednesday and said through a lawyer she had no idea beforehand that he was "planning violence against anyone."

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

Beyond the Vegas Shooting Victims’ Names: What We Know

They had traveled to Las Vegas for a long-awaited country music festival. At least 58 of them were killed in the gunfire. Here are some of their stories.