Democratic stars stump for mid-terms, look to 2020

Democratic stars stump for mid-terms, look to 2020

Democrats have been hitting the campaign trail hard before next week's 2018 congressional elections, but some of them are also looking ahead to the 2020 presidential race.
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Argentine submarine found a year after disappearing

Argentine submarine found a year after disappearing

The Argentine Navy submarine that went missing a year ago off the country’s Atlantic Coast was found by a private company involved in what had been a massive search for the vessel and its 44-member crew.
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White House fails to back CIA conclusion on Khashoggi death

White House fails to back CIA conclusion on Khashoggi death

The Trump administration said it had not reached a final conclusion on whether Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi despite the CIA's belief that is the case. Conway G.
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Trump tours fire-ravaged California

Trump tours fire-ravaged California

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday the wildfire devastation in Paradise, California -- the site of the state's deadliest wildfire -- was "very sad" and that his administration is working to assess how to prevent such disasters from happenin
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French protesters block roads over fuel-tax rise

French protesters block roads over fuel-tax rise

French protesters from the 'yellow vest' movement have blocked roads and fuel depots in anger over fuel-tax hikes. Lucy Fielder reports
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CIA believes Saudi crown prince ordered killing: sources

CIA believes Saudi crown prince ordered killing: sources

The CIA believes Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, according to sources familiar with the matter, complicating President Donald Trump's efforts to preserve ties with a key U.S. ally.
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Abrams acknowledges defeat in Georgia governor's race

Abrams acknowledges defeat in Georgia governor's race

Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams said on Friday that her Republican opponent Brian Kemp would be officially declared the victor in the race, but she said her announcement was not a concession because that would acknowledge "an
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PG&E shares jump as regulator eases bankruptcy fears

PG&E shares jump as regulator eases bankruptcy fears

Shares of embattled utility PG&E Corp jumped as fears it could be bankrupted by the fallout of California's deadly wildfires were eased by support from a regulator.
Dow, S&P gain; Nasdaq dips

Dow, S&P gain; Nasdaq dips

Wall Street closed mostly higher on Friday after President Donald Trump said the United States may not have to impose further tariffs on Chinese goods.
FAO Schwarz is back in New York City

FAO Schwarz is back in New York City

Legendary toy store FAO Schwarz is back in business in Manhattan, holding a ribbon cutting for its new flagship store in Rockefeller Center.
CNN, Acosta win back WH press pass, for now

CNN, Acosta win back WH press pass, for now

CNN and its correspondent Jim Acosta are heading back to the White House, after a judge temporarily restored his press credentials, which were revoked by President Donald Trump last week.
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Loved ones mourn Khashoggi after Riyadh seeks to execute five suspects

Loved ones mourn Khashoggi after Riyadh seeks to execute five suspects

Family and friends of Jamal Khashoggi said funeral prayers in Saudi Arabia and Turkey on Friday (November 16) for the Saudi journalist killed by agents of his own government, in a case that has sparked a global outcry and mired the kingdom in crisis.
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VW embarks on $50 bln electrification plan

VW embarks on $50 bln electrification plan

Volkswagen expects to become the most profitable manufacturer of electric cars thanks to a huge expansion plan to mass produce battery driven vehicles, Chief Executive Herbert Diess said on Friday. As Laura Frykberg reports, the carmaker is set to s
Trump absent as ASEAN hears protectionist warnings

Trump absent as ASEAN hears protectionist warnings

He may not be there, but Donald Trump's influence is keenly felt at this week's summit of Asian nations amid warnings of a 'domino effect' of protectionism throughout the region. The US, meanwhile, has played down hopes that China's written response
Nordstrom overcharged customers

Nordstrom overcharged customers

Upscale department store chain Nordstrom said it overcharged some of its credit card customers. Issuing refunds and correcting the issue slammed its quarterly profit.
Prosecutors get indictment against Wikileaks' Assange

Prosecutors get indictment against Wikileaks' Assange

American prosecutors have obtained a sealed indictment against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, whose website published thousands of classified U.S. government documents, a U.S. federal court document showed on Thursday. Jonah Green is on the story.
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Hockney painting smashes auction records

Hockney painting smashes auction records

An iconic 1972 painting by British artist David Hockney soared to $90.3 million at Christie’s on Thursday, smashing the record for the highest price ever paid at auction for a work by a living artist.
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U.N.-backed court rules Khmer Rouge leaders committed genocide

U.N.-backed court rules Khmer Rouge leaders committed genocide

Two top officials of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge were found guilty of genocide by a U.N.-backed court on Friday (November 16), almost four decades after the apocalyptic regime which oversaw the "Killing Fields" was overthrown.
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Shares and sterling try to shake Brexit blues

Shares and sterling try to shake Brexit blues

European shares recovered on Friday as investors licked their wounds after a tumultuous week and strong results from Vivendi boosted the media sector. As David Pollard reports, sterling also clawed back some of Thursday's sharp losses as Theresa May
Business alarmed by Brexit draft deal; continue contingencies

Business alarmed by Brexit draft deal; continue contingencies

With concern growing among business leaders over Theresa May's Brexit deal, British aero-engine maker Rolls-Royce says it's continuing with contingency plans as uncertainty grows. As Laura Frykberg reports, the UK's financial services industry is al
Charges filed against New Jersey couple raising money for homeless man

Charges filed against New Jersey couple raising money for homeless man

Charges are filed against a couple who allegedly made up a false story about a homeless man to raise money on GoFundMe.
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630 missing in California's deadliest blaze

630 missing in California's deadliest blaze

A search for victims of a catastrophic blaze that reduced a northern California town to ashes intensifies. Authorities now say more than 600 people are missing and 63 have been confirmed dead after the Camp Fire ripped through the town of Paradise.
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France hopes to lure crypto-issuers with Gallic stamp of approval

France hopes to lure crypto-issuers with Gallic stamp of approval

With hundreds of cryptocurrencies being issued every month, countries face a choice: ban them, leave them unregulated, or come up with rules to tame them. As Julian Satterthwaite reports, Paris is doing just that.
Carmakers eye further growth in Africa after Kenyan Uber deal

Carmakers eye further growth in Africa after Kenyan Uber deal

Auto companies such as Suzuki are linking up with fast-growing ride-hailing services like Uber, in an attempt to transform a threat to their business into a growth opportunity.
North Korea says it has a new 'tactical' weapon

North Korea says it has a new 'tactical' weapon

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has visited the test site of a new tactical weapon in his first public “field inspection” since last year, hailing it as a “display of our rapidly-growing defense capabilities,” according to state media.
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