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Paris narrowly beats Dublin in bid to host European Union banking agency

Paris narrowly beats Dublin in bid to host European Union banking agency French President Emmanuel Macron said the choice of Paris for the banking regulator showed the "attractiveness of France". "Organised and getting ready for Brexit". Ireland came close to pulling off a remarkable diplomatic coup when Dublin gave both Paris and Frankfurt a close run for their money in voting for the relocation of the European Banking Agency. [Full Article...]

State Department Officials Accuse Tillerson of Violating Anti-Child Soldiers Law

State Department Officials Accuse Tillerson of Violating Anti-Child Soldiers Law A confidential State Department "dissent" memo not previously reported said Tillerson breached the Child Soldiers Prevention Act when he decided in June to exclude Iraq, Myanmar, and Afghanistan from a us list of offenders in the use of child soldiers. [Full Article...]

Lebanon's Hariri holds talks with Egypt President Sisi in Cairo

Lebanon's Hariri holds talks with Egypt President Sisi in Cairo After meeting Macron, Hariri said he would be home in Lebanon in time for Wednesday's Independence Day celebrations, where he said he would "declare my political stance". He went immediately to the presidential palace, it said. He plans to discuss threats against Israel from Iran and its Lebanese proxy terror group, Hezbollah. [Full Article...]

DOJ Looking Into Affirmative Action Complaints At Harvard

Specifically, Justice wants all documents related to the university's admissions' policies to determine if the school's guilty of affirmative action overkill. WilmerHale, the firm representing Harvard, did not return The Daily Caller News Foundation's request for comment in time for publication. The DOJ said it "may file a lawsuit" to force Harvard to comply if it does not hand over documents ... [Full Article...]

Additional remains of United States soldier Johnson found in Niger, Pentagon says

Additional remains of United States soldier Johnson found in Niger, Pentagon says Additional remains of a USA soldier who was killed in an ambush in Niger last month have been found in the West African nation, the Pentagon said Tuesday. The ambush has become rife with controversy amid questions about why and how Johnson became separated from the rest of his unit. Sergeant La David Johnson, 25, was killed in southwest Niger in early October along with three other U.S. [Full Article...]

Troopers conduct extra patrols for Thanksgiving enforcement period

Troopers conduct extra patrols for Thanksgiving enforcement period During the 2016 Interstate 40 Challenge, Texas only reported three crashes and none of those were fatalities. In addition to the traffic crash investigations previous year, troopers issued 10,652 citations and 15,207 warnings. Driving under the influence is unacceptable. The mission of Operation Zero Deaths for the Holidays will be to detect and arrest impaired drivers before they cause injury or ... [Full Article...]

United States arrests two Chinese oil company reps in Africa bribery scheme

United States arrests two Chinese oil company reps in Africa bribery scheme Chi-Ping Patrick Ho of Hong Kong was arrested on Saturday, while Cheikh Gadio, the former foreign minister of Senegal, was arrested in NY on Friday. banking system to process nearly a million dollars in payoffs, sent under the guise of donations. "Their bribes and corrupt acts hurt our economy and undermine confidence in the free marketplace", AFP quoted Acting Assistant Attorney General Kenne... [Full Article...]

Rush-hour commuters warned of 70mph gusts set to hit Portsmouth area

Rush-hour commuters warned of 70mph gusts set to hit Portsmouth area Some homes and businesses could also be flooded. Heavy rain will gradually clear eastwards during Wednesday night. A wind warning has been issued for the Island, with strong gusts expected from 9am tomorrow (Wednesday) until 7am on Thursday. [Full Article...]

Elephants on highway after semi-trailer fire

Elephants on highway after semi-trailer fire Another picture posted on the fire department's Twitter showed the enormity of the elephants on the side of the Tennessee-Georgia border. "Just another day in the office", the Chattanooga Fire Department wrote on its Facebook page . The animals were being taken to Sarasota, Florida from IN when the truck hauling them caught fire. The owners of the tractor-trailer were able to get another ... [Full Article...]

FM Lavrov: Russia will continue efforts towards Nagorno-Karabakh conflict resolution

FM Lavrov: Russia will continue efforts towards Nagorno-Karabakh conflict resolution Yerevan and Baku have been locked in a conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh for even longer. The Minsk Group is co-chaired by France, Russia, and the United States. "We are bonded with shared history, pride in the feats of our ancestors, and traditions of friendship and mutual understanding that we cherish", he said. [Full Article...]

Hells Angels associates accused of racketeering, murder and intimidation, authorities say

Some of the crimes date as far back as July and August 2007, when 54-year-old Rohnert Park resident Raymond Foakes allegedly committed bank fraud and money laundering to obtain a residence in which an indoor marijuana cultivation operation started. [Full Article...]

Campbell Soup's quarterly revenue falls 2 percent

Campbell Soup's quarterly revenue falls 2 percent Campbell Soup had a net margin of 11.24% and a return on equity of 59.84%. Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB ) status of both institutional or insider important for investing research process; unknown to this can sometimes give false signals and lead an investor astray. [Full Article...]

Uighurs Flee From Detention Centre In Southern Thailand

Uighurs Flee From Detention Centre In Southern Thailand Twenty-five Uighurs dug through their cell wall using broken tiles and then used blankets to climb out of the cell to make their dramatic escape from the detention center in Thailand's southern Songkhla province, immigration officials said. [Full Article...]

'Do not panic': Bali's Mount Agung begins erupting

'Do not panic': Bali's Mount Agung begins erupting After initial tremors in September, Bali's Mount Agung has finally begun to erupt. Volcanologists say the eruption was caused by magma heating water, which is called a phreatic eruption, rather than a generally more unsafe eruption of magma itself, Nugroho said. [Full Article...]

LaVar Ball questions Trump's role in son's release

LaVar Ball questions Trump's role in son's release It was by all account an awkward exchange. "If your son would have had kept his sticky ass fingers in his pockets, and not take peoples' stuff in China , we wouldn't even be having this conversation", Sharpe said, directing his comments to LaVar Ball . [Full Article...]

Rep. John Conyers Paid $27000 to Settle Sexual Harassment Complaint

Rep. John Conyers Paid $27000 to Settle Sexual Harassment Complaint The employee claimed that she was sacked because she would not "succumb to [Conyers] sexual advances", but instead of the allegations coming to light, Conyers settled with her for $27,000. Last week the Washington Post reported that the office paid out $17 million for 264 settlements with federal employees over 20 years for various violations, including sexual harassment. [Full Article...]

Main Punishment For 'Sanctuary Cities' Ruled Unconstitutional

A federal judge Monday ruled that President Donald Trump's order to restrict grants to cities that limit cooperation with USA immigration authorities was "unconstitutional". In effect, writes Orrick, the fact that the DOJ has promised not to use the order to defund sanctuary jurisdictions doesn't change the plain language of the order itself. [Full Article...]

Palestinians Halt Contacts with U.S. over PLO Office Threat

Palestinians Halt Contacts with U.S. over PLO Office Threat In reply, the Palestinian Authority said it would freeze all communication with the Trump administration . "The upcoming stage is crucial and a chance to correct the Palestinian-American relations", he said, adding the Palestinian decision "was made in response to the unaccepted American measures". [Full Article...]

Mika Brzezinski Wants Bill Clinton To Apologize For Sexual Misconduct Allegations

All were working for Ron Burkle the billionaire philanthropist at the time. Clinton, whose wife Hillary ran against Donald Trump for the presidency previous year, is no stranger to controversy. Mr Clinton denied both allegations. He also agreed to an US$850,000 ($A1.1 million) settlement with Arkansas state worker Paula Jones , who had accused him of exposing himself and making indecent propo... [Full Article...]

Hubo siete intentos de comunicación que podrían ser del ARA "San Juan"

Hubo siete intentos de comunicación que podrían ser del ARA De todas formas, Balbi anunció que buques oceanográficos argentinos con sonda de barrido del lecho marino que iban hacia el punto donde se detectó el sonido, van a acudir de todas formas al lugar "para que no queden dudas y descartar ese ruido ". [Full Article...]


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