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'The Wall is the Wall': Trump appears to dispute NYT story that said he was uniformed on the border wall

• <b>President Donald Trump bashed NAFTA and again promised that Mexico would pay for his proposed border wall "directly or indirectly."</b>• <b><br>Trump said his idea of the wall "has never changed."</b>• <b><br>It appears he disputes a New York Times story quoting Democratic lawmakers who said he was not fully informed on the</b> …

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How the 'Brussels Effect' will continue to run Britain's economy long after Brexit

• <b>Brexit backers promise that EU departure will liberate the UK from the grip of Brussels.</b>• <b><br>The reality is likely to be very different.</b>• <b><br>It comes down the "Brussels effect," a term coined by law professor Anu Bradford which describes the huge and growing influence Europe's single market wields over</b> …

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'Hypocrite' Theresa May criticised for accepting £500,000 donation from firm that bet on Carillion's shares falling

• <b>A hedge fund company that donated half a million pounds to the Conservatives before the election reportedly made over £7 million betting on Carillion's shares falling.</b>• <b><br>Labour brands Theresa May a "hypocrite" over links to Naya Capital Management UK.</b>• <b><br>Jeremy Corbyn accused the government of</b> …

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Rights to the incendiary 'Fire and Fury' book that left Trump and the White House reeling have been sold in 35 countries

• <b>The incendiary tell-all book that sent President Donald Trump and the White House reeling earlier this month is going international.</b>• <b><br>Rights to "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House" have been sold to "at least 35 countries," the book's publisher said at a gathering on Wednesday night,</b> …

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Another key Trump campaign official is stonewalling the House Intelligence Committee amid the Trump-Russia investigation

• <b>Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski testified before the House Intelligence Committee on Wednesday, but refused to answer questions about events that took place during the campaign and his conversations with President Donald Trump since then.</b>• <b><br>Lewandowski is the latest official to</b> …

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North Korea reportedly plans to hold a military event, one day before the Winter Olympics kick off in South Korea

• <b>North Korea is reportedly planning to conduct military-themed events, one day before the start of the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea.</b>• <b><br>The event may raise eyebrows as bilateral talks between the North and South progresses, and as South Korea prepares to welcome a North Korean delegation to</b> …

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China is destroying imports that say 'Made in Taiwan' as part of its massive political crackdown

• <b>China has been destroying products from Taiwan that don't label the country of origin as "Taiwan Area."</b>• <b><br>Products must not be labeled as a product of "Taiwan," "Chinese Taiwan," or use the island's official name "Republic of China."</b>• <b><br>Taiwan is a self-ruled island but China considers it a province of</b> …

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Trump announced his 'fake news awards' and the site he linked to went down almost immediately

• <b>President Donald Trump tweeted a link to his so-called "Highly-Anticipated 2017 Fake News Awards."</b>• <b><br>The linked website was not loading for many users.</b>• <b><br>A cached version of the website showed that it featured a poll for visitors to select the "winners."</b><p>President Donald Trump teased a website announcing …

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New poll suggests Trump's attacks on the Russia probe and the FBI are having an unexpected effect on voters from both parties

• <b>A new poll finds most Americans want to see special counsel Robert Mueller complete the Russia investigation.</b>• <b><br>The NPR/PBS News Hour/Marist poll published on Wednesday reports that, among national registered voters, 69% say Mueller — whose team of prosecutors is trying to make sense of Russia's</b> …

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House Democrats introduce a bill to legalize marijuana and provide 'restorative justice' to communities impacted by the 'war on drugs'

• <b>House Democrats introduced the Marijuana Justice Act to federally legalize marijuana.</b>• <b><br>The bill lays the groundwork for an "inclusive" marijuana industry by expunging federal arrest records and establishing a community reinvestment fund that helps former convicts enter the legal industry.</b>• <b><br>The bill is</b> …

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Apple is taking a page out of Amazon's playbook by teasing its new campus

• <b>Apple announced plans for a new US campus, but notably did not say where it would be located.</b>• <b><br>Apple's announcement comes a few months after Amazon invited cities to submit bids and compete for the privilege of hosting the company's second headquarters.</b>• <b><br>Apple has not openly solicited bids or tax</b> …

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The NYC truck attack suspect is seeking a plea deal to accept a life sentence and avoid the death penalty

• <b>The New York City truck attack suspect is seeking a deal that would exchange a guilty plea for prosecutors' guarantee that he will not face the death penalty.</b>• <b><br>Sayfullo Saipov faces 22 federal charges, including eight counts of murder and one count of supporting a terrorist organization.</b>• <b><br>Saipov's</b> …

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Trump's leaked review of the US's nukes seems to confirm Russia has an underwater nuclear doomsday weapon

• <b>A leaked draft of President Donald Trump's nuclear posture review seems to confirm that Russia has been building an underwater nuclear doomsday machine.</b>• <b><br>Reports of the torpedo sent a chill down the spines of experts, who say it could not only destroy a city but poison the area with radiation for</b> …

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Here's why analysts think Apple's cash move is such a big deal

• <b>Analysts say Apple's plans to repatriate hundreds of billions of dollars of overseas cash could have big implications.</b>• <b><br>The move could compel other US companies to bring back their overseas cash.</b>• <b><br>The plans to build a new campus in the US with some of the cash will be good for Apple's reputation, and</b> …

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The UK will pay France an extra £44.5 million for border controls

• <b>French president Emmanuel Macron is making his first official visit to the UK.</b>• <b><br>Britain has agreed to pay France an extra £44.5 million to maintain its border controls in France.</b>• <b><br>The UK is also offering additional assistance to French military operations in Northern Africa, as Prime Minister Theresa</b> …

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How Trump's health report compares to the same doctor's assessment of Obama

• <b>Ronny Jackson, the official White House physician, has served Former President Barack President Donald Trump in the role.</b>• <b><br>Like Trump, Obama also suffered from high cholesterol. Obama worked to lower his levels via diet and exercise, while Trump takes a daily medication.</b>• <b><br>Jackson wrote in Obama's 2016</b> …

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Trump's latest immigration crackdown threatens the economy — both in the US and in El Salvador

• <b>Trump administration plans to strip some 200,000 Salvadorans in the US of temporary protected status is likely to be a blow to the economies of both El Salvador and the US.</b>• <b><br>El Salvador will struggle to absorb thousands of returnees, who may displace current jobholders there and in turn cause more</b> …

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Steve Bannon had a major slip-up during his testimony before the House Intelligence Committee

• <b>Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon spoke to two White House officials about the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting between Trump campaign officials and Russians when news of it first broke in July.</b>• <b><br>Bannon divulged the details while he was testifying before the House Intelligence Committee</b> …

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Apple has $200 billion to play with — here's what it might do with all its overseas cash

• <b>Apple has around $250 billion in overseas cash.</b>• <b><br>The new tax law put in place at the end of last year gives the company incentives to transfer those holdings to the US.</b>• <b><br>Apple has said it owes $38 billion in taxes on that amount and suggested it plans to spend tens of billions of dollars more on</b> …

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Do you ever think about the language used in job postings like these and wonder how it affects who applies and, ultimately, the kinds of people the company hires?<p>Do you want to know everything there is to know about particular jobs and industries and unearth lesser-known insights from the people …

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Trump suggests a trade war with China could still happen

• <b>President Donald Trump told Reuters in an interview Wednesday that recent trade actions by the US against China hopefully do not start a trade war but "if there is, there is."</b>• <b><br>Trump also said that the US is planning a large fine against China for recent changes in their intellectual property</b> …

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Rex Tillerson said his staff prints out Trump's tweets and hands them to him to read

• <b>Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he doesn't use Twitter.</b>• <b><br>His staff prints out President Donald Trump's tweets for him to read.</b>• <b><br>He said it's "not a bad system" because by the time he reads the tweets, there are already early reactions he can use to decide how to act.</b><p>Secretary of State Rex …

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Legal experts say they don't see how Trump could get in trouble for allegedly paying a porn star hush money

• <b>The Wall Street Journal reported that President Donald Trump paid off a porn star with hush money ahead of the 2016 presidential election.</b>• <b><br>Legal experts say there's pretty much nothing about such a payment that would put Trump in legal jeopardy.</b><p>The Wall Street Journal published a salacious story on …

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From defusing bombs to dispelling myths: Meet Ronny Jackson, the White House doctor for 3 presidents who held an hour-long press conference on Trump's health

All eyes turned to doctor and rear admiral Ronny Jackson as he gave his report on President Donald Trump's physical at a press conference on Tuesday, wearing a slick military suit displaying his various honors.<p>Jackson delivered his findings without the kind of fanfare and over-the-top bravado that …

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Read the email the writer behind the Aziz Ansari sexual misconduct story wrote slamming an HLN anchor who criticized her

• <b>HLN anchor Ashleigh Banfield was one of the most prominent major television personalities to criticize a piece on Babe.net about an unpleasant sexual experience an anonymous photographer had with comedian Aziz Ansari.</b>• <b><br>In the email, the Babe.net writer blasted Banfield, saying she should be "ashamed"</b> …

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New technologies could kill one-third of US jobs so CEOs, not politicians, need to take responsibility, says billionaire Marc Benioff

• <b>Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff warns that new technologies could kill one-third of the jobs in the US and create a world of have and have-nots.</b>• <b><br>He believes CEOs and business leaders must think beyond their own balance sheets and take responsibility now for people displaced by new tech.</b><p>In the upcoming …

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Michael Wolff's 'Fire and Fury' book about the Trump White House is reportedly being shopped around as a TV series

• <b>Michael Wolff's book "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House" is being adapted into a TV series.</b>• <b><br>The deal for the rights to the book was reportedly in the seven-figures.</b><p>Michael Wolff's best-selling exposé of Donald Trump's White House, "Fire and Fury" will be adapted into a television …

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Republicans are using the health insurance of 9 million children as leverage to get Democrats to vote for the government shutdown bill

• <b>Republicans proposed a 6-year extension of the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) as part of a funding bill to avoid a government shutdown.</b>• <b><br>They hope Democrats will support the bill since long-term funding for CHIP is included.</b>• <b><br>Democrats and Republicans have been at odds in recent months over</b> …

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People in California are calling for the rural counties to declare independence from the rest of the state

• <b>A fringe political group is calling for a "New California."</b>• <b><br>The aspiring 51st state would incorporate the central, mostly rural counties and contain roughly 15 million people, according to the group's organizers.</b>• <b><br>A split between California and New California is highly unlikely.</b><p>"New California" is …

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