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Indictments? Impeachment? A look at Donald Trump's legal woes

Indictments? Impeachment? A look at Donald Trump's legal woes

The heavily scrutinized encounter, Davis said , "requires an overt act to be criminal". "I know that Mr. Cohen would never accept a pardon from a man that he considers to be both corrupt and a un...

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The Pixel 3 XL leaks aren’t stopping

The Pixel 3 XL leaks aren’t stopping

An alleged Pixel 3 XL leaked earlier by Rozetked . The back of the device features a single camera lens and the signature Pixel mix of glass and brushed aluminium. The most recently leaked imag...

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State Capture Inquiry begins

State Capture Inquiry begins

South Africa on Monday started to investigate the corruption charges levelled against former president Jacob Zuma . However The family has denied such claims, as Anadolu News Agency reported. Jon...

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Brexit: UK warns of higher costs if talks fail

Brexit: UK warns of higher costs if talks fail

Customers, including businesses using providers to process payments in euros, could also "face increased costs and slower processing times for euro transactions", the Government paper warned. Britain ...

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Australia PM Malcolm Turnbull's troubled leadership hangs in balance

Australia PM Malcolm Turnbull's troubled leadership hangs in balance

The former home affairs minister has his own legal advice that his interest in childcare centres - which receive funding from the federal government - does not breach section 44 of the constitution. T...

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S&P 500 bull market now arguably the oldest ever

S&P 500 bull market now arguably the oldest ever

Investors eyeing this Wednesday as the record-setting date call that decline a bear market, which interrupted the 1987-2000 bull run, while others do not. IXIC added 29.92 points, or 0.38 percent, to...

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Trump Tries to Deny His Crime With Cohen, Confesses by Mistake

Trump Tries to Deny His Crime With Cohen, Confesses by Mistake

The president's once close associate dealt him a bitter blow a day earlier as he admitted to a NY judge he had made illegal campaign contributions - in the form of hush money for women alleging affair...

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Jerome Powell privately promises Fed’s independence amid Trump’s public attacks

Jerome Powell privately promises Fed’s independence amid Trump’s public attacks

In an interview with Reuters published on Monday, the president said he was " not thrilled " with the rate rises under new Fed boss Jerome Powell, repeating comments made last month about the bank...

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US Embassy in Turkey targeted by gunfire

US Embassy in Turkey targeted by gunfire

In exchange for Brunson's release, and that of other U.S. citizens as well as three Turkish nationals working for the United States government, Turkey asked Washington to drop a probe into Halkban...

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Trump rips Michael Cohen after plea deal, calls Manafort a 'brave man'

Trump rips Michael Cohen after plea deal, calls Manafort a 'brave man'

President Donald Trump responded Wednesday to the guilty verdicts against his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort , who was facing allegations of tax and bank fraud in the first trial stemming...

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United Kingdom to Call for More Sanctions on Russian Federation

United Kingdom to Call for More Sanctions on Russian Federation

Trump told Reuters on Monday that the probe by the Special Counsel's office into Russian interference in the 2016 election has "played right into the Russians - if it was Russia". and shuttered the ...

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Minister: US 'Addicted to Sanctions' Seeking to Overthrow Iran

Minister: US 'Addicted to Sanctions' Seeking to Overthrow Iran

The comments were a veiled reference to European countries, which are seeking to save the nuclear deal and have vowed to keep providing Iran with the economic benefits it received from the accord. "On...

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Trump complains about interest rate rises

Trump complains about interest rate rises

Powell, a Republican, supported former Fed Chair Janet YellenJanet Louise YellenTrump attacks pose new test for Fed chief Trump criticizes Fed for rate hikes in break with precedent Signs of gl...

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Pepsi to buy SodaStream for $3.2 billion

Pepsi to buy SodaStream for $3.2 billion

Founded in the United Kingdom in 1903, SodaStream was a coveted device in British kitchens in the 1970s and 80s, allowing customers to create fizzy drinks by adding flavoured syrups to carbonated wate...

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Gunshots fired at United States embassy in Turkey

Gunshots fired at United States embassy in Turkey

Broadcaster CNN Turk reported a search was ongoing for the assailants, who fired several shots from a vehicle. Relations between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies have plummeted in...

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Elon Musk Clarifies He Absolutely Wasn't Stoned When He Sent '420' Tweet

Elon Musk Clarifies He Absolutely Wasn't Stoned When He Sent '420' Tweet

The billionaire electric vehicle maker, rocket launcher, tunnel digger and insulter of rescue divers sat down for an emotional interview with The New York Times , laying out recent trials and tribula...

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Genoa archbishop: Pope prays for bridge victims

Genoa archbishop: Pope prays for bridge victims

Rescue workers have found four more bodies in the rubble of the Genoa bridge collapse , raising the death toll from 38 as at Friday to 42 Saturday morning. Also attending were premier Giuseppe Conte ...

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Our crypto business is dead and it’s never coming back — NVIDIA

Our crypto business is dead and it’s never coming back — NVIDIA

A "sharp decline" in this sector led to a year-on-year drop of 54 per cent in revenue in the GPU specialist's OEM segment and a 70 per cent decline quarter-to-quarter. That fell short of analysts'...

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Trump Calls On SEC to Study Ending Quarterly Reporting

Trump Calls On SEC to Study Ending Quarterly Reporting

Tesla CEO Elon Musk, for instance, wrote in a letter to employees last week that being a publicly traded company "subjects us to the quarterly earnings cycle that puts enormous pressure on Tesla t...

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More than 1000 Google workers protest censored China search

More than 1000 Google workers protest censored China search

Hundreds of employees have called on the company to provide more "transparency, oversight and accountability", according to an internal petition seen by Reuters on Thursday. Indeed, the firm has never...

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Tesla drops on SEC subpoena over Musk go-private plan

Tesla drops on SEC subpoena over Musk go-private plan

There are also four lawsuits filed againts Tesla and Musk for misleading investors. He is ready to offer those interested in selling their Tesla stock $420 per share, while Tesla employees will remain...

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Tesla stock loses billions after Elon Musk reveals ‘excruciating’ year

Tesla stock loses billions after Elon Musk reveals ‘excruciating’ year

He also described his use of the drug Ambien to sleep, a topic he's talked of before. Musk later explained that his claim was based on repeated and ongoing conversations with the Saudis and tweeted...

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Turkey will respond if United States imposes more sanctions: minister

Turkey will respond if United States imposes more sanctions: minister

The lira, which has lost some 40 percent of its value this year, weakened beyond 6.21 against the U.S. dollar after the news, from 6.04 beforehand. In recent weeks, the U.S. Speaking as he left the ...

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Stocks flat as Turkey worries offset U.S.-China trade talks

Stocks flat as Turkey worries offset U.S.-China trade talks

Treasury chief Steve Mnuchin said the U.S. could put more sanctions on Turkey if the pastor is not released soon. A Turkish court on Friday rejected Andrew Brunson's request to leave the country...

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Turkish lira firms before minister's presentation

On Thursday, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said: "We have more that we are planning to do if they don't release him [Mr Brunson] quickly". "I have great faith in the American people and I'm h...

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