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World News US More Popular in Israel Under Trump
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But the physician said the cognitive test had raised no concerns. He said he uses "tough" language , but he did not use the ones quoted in the news reports . The cognitive exam was Trump's own idea. Last week, a group of more than 70 mental health professionals sent a public letter to Jackson that urged him to evaluate Trump's mental faculties during the exam.

World News McConnell says he is optimistic Senate will approve stop-gap funding bill
Author: 0 McConnell says he is optimistic Senate will approve stop-gap funding bill

Republicans are in charge, Schumer said, and blame for a government shutdown would fall on them. Asked whether the White House was being clear about what it wanted, Cornyn noted that the group had met earlier in the day with White House chief of staff John Kelly and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and "had an extensive discussion about the elements they are interested in, particularly in regard to border security and dealing with some of the gaps in our current laws".

World News Minnesota 4th graders thank Saints punter for 'awesome lesson in sportsmanship'
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Injuries changed their personal trajectories, if not those of their squads, so when they square off at Lincoln Financial Field they'll be an unlikely combination for such a prominent contest. 2013 - Entered the Vick's backup and replaced him when he got injured. Coach Chip Kelly traded him to the Rams after the season for Bradford. The Eagles were considered the underdog against the Atlanta Falcons last weekend, but their defense pitched a shutout in the second half, leading them to the ...

World News Kinder Morgan Canada (KML) Price Target Lowered to C$23.00 at Scotiabank
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It has underperformed by 17.54% the S&P500. (NYSE:HPQ) shares. Another trade for 10,025 shares valued at $197,994 was sold by MYERS MARIE. Bruni J V Company Company stated it has 1.15 million shares. It increased, as 52 investors sold AAPL shares while 1034 reduced holdings. 40 funds opened positions while 125 raised stakes. Cap Guardian Tru holds 0.86% or 855,947 shares.

World News Donald Trump holds last-minute talks to avert a United States government shutdown
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Sen. Lindsey Graham, one of the Republican senators opposed to the House-passed CR, said he wants a funding bill that lasts more than the four days requested by Schumer but less than the House bill. Now that the House has passed the CR by a vote of 230 to 197, the Senate takes up the task of delivering the measure to President Donald Trump. Congress has been struggling for months to agree on long-term government funding levels but has been side-tracked by a dispute on immigration.

World News Nigeria beat Libya 1-0 in African Nations Championship
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Nigeria defeated Libya 1-0 on Friday to keep all their chances to advance to the quarter finals of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) in Morocco. But the first remarkable moment only came in the 55th minute, when Faleye, operating from the left wing, sent an inviting cross into the vital area, but Emeka Ogbuh's header did not trouble Libya's goal -tender.

World News Windstorm wreaks havoc across Germany, Netherlands
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At least four people were killed as a huge storm hit the Netherlands and Belgium with winds of up to 143 kmph on Thursday. Storm Friederike, which was known as Storm Fionn in the United Kingdom and Ireland, caused widespread disruption in the Netherlands and Germany , with Amsterdam Schipol airport having to cancel all flights, while German train operator Deutsche Bahn cancelled all long-distance services on Thursday.

World News Aly Raisman Makes Highly effective Assertion at Nassar Listening to
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I urge you to impose the maximum sentence upon him. "You may find it harsh that you are here listening", Aquilina told him while he sat in the witness box. "At only 12 years old I didn't know it was inappropriate, illegal and wrong", said Madeline Johnson. "Because of him, I can not be touched without a panic being driven", said Hannah Morrow.

World News Wipro Posts Surprise Fall In Q3 Profit On Higher Costs
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That lagged analysts' average estimates for profit of Rs 2,158 crore, Thomson Reuters data showed. The companys IT services revenue stood at United States dollars 2.031 billion (in constant currency terms) growing 0.9 per cent sequentially, in line with its guidance of 0-2 per cent growth for the said quarter.

World News Tom Brady won't discuss injured right hand
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Doug Marrone, the team's offensive line coach at the time, walked through and shook his head. He continued, "Now you have the Super Bowl coming up". All four teams in the conference championship games finished in the top-5 of points given up per game, giving up an average of 17.4 points per game during the regular season .

World News Trump could face challenge in 2020 primary, Republican warns
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Jeff Flake suggested Sunday that the president's words and actions have left him open to a primary challenge if he seeks reelection. Trump has tweeted in the past that Flake isn't running for re-election because he "had zero chance of being elected" and has nicknamed his nemesis "Sen".

World News Trump CHIP Tweet Causes Confusion Ahead of Shutdown Vote
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Rep. Martha Roby (R-Montgomery) appeared alongside some of her fellow House Republicans yesterday to call attention to the importance of the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) in Alabama. "I am a strong supporter of preserving the protections afforded by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and I encourage Congress to continue working to negotiate a solution that extends these protections".

World News Hawaii's emergency software design likely triggered a false alarm
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The confusion raises questions about whether any state should be exclusively responsible for notifying the public of such an event. "False Alarm. There is no missile threat or danger to the State of Hawaii". CodeRED allows alerts to be issued for an area as small as one city block but requires at least two people and several minutes of work to issue an alert, Bergquist said.

World News Ministers Won't Challenge Release Of Worboys
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He refused to explain his decision further - saying that publishing the legal advice could harm attempts by other groups to challenge Worboys' release. Harriet Wistrich, who is representing two victims, said: "We intend to launch judicial review proceedings against the Parole Board next week". The terms of reference have been expanded to include consideration of the law, policy, guidance and practice relating to challenges to Parole Board decision-making.

World News No deal reached as Schumer, Trump meet to avert government shutdown
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Republicans control the Senate but with Senator John McCain undergoing cancer treatment at home in Arizona, they will need at least 10 Democrats to reach the 60 votes required to pass a spending bill . President Trump maintains that Democrats will be to blame if the government shuts down - but the American people disagree, according to a poll Friday.

World News The Charlotte Hornets have reportedly put Kemba Walker on trade block
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Kemba Walker #15 of the Charlotte Hornets reacts against the Orlando Magic during their game at Spectrum Center on December 4, 2017 in Charlotte, North Carolina. This, obviously, would be a franchise-altering move for the Hornets which would send them into a full rebuild. "Of course. I've never been in that situation".

World News GOP Senator Insists Trump Didn't Make 'Sh*thole' Comment
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Republican Senator David Perdue insisted Sunday that President Trump did not use the word "sh*thole" to refer to Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations during a bipartisan immigration meeting last week. On Sunday morning, Durbin's communications director tweeted a response to Perdue's apparent questioning of the credibility of the IL senator's account of what Trump said at Thursday's Oval Office meeting.

World News Minnesota Vikings at Philadelphia Eagles: Who will win the NFC Championship?
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And no spectacle in the world of sports brings better prop bets than the Super Bowl. "We don't want to steer away from nothing different than what we do", Graham says, "and we're going to go out there and we're going to wreak havoc". Jacksonville needs to go after Brady, and if he burns you he burns you. "I don't have that much time, '" Jim Wall said. Double-team Gronk, take your chances being singled up everywhere else and hope your speed will cover up any coverage mistakes and missed ...

World News Alabama set to promote Mike Locksley to OC/QBs coach
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The news comes less than a week after Daboll left for the NFL's Buffalo Bills. With news of Mike Locksley becoming the next offensive coordinator for Alabama football, Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban is still working to fill out the rest of the coaching staff.

World News Justice Department takes DACA battle directly to Supreme Court
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Circuit Court of Appeals and asked the justices to hear the case in the near future - but the administration argues that the move is justifiable, as the lower court order "requires the government to sanction indefinitely an ongoing violation of federal law being committed by almost 700,000 aliens".

World News Australian Open 2018: Ash Barty wins on 'brutal' day that frustrated players
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That decision was taken out of her hands because of a doping ban following a failed test on her previous visit to Melbourne Park. "I cherish these moments". Ten minutes before his return to Grand Slam action after six months away, Novak Djokovic was in the locker room area stretching. Federer comfortably eased past Bedene at the Rod Laver Arena, winning 6-3, 6-4, 6-3 to ensure a seventh straight first-round exit for the Slovenian in Melbourne .

World News Helicopter Crash Kills Senior Zimbabwe Opposition Leader Roy Bennett
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They were visiting friend Charles Burnett III, a wealthy Houston-based businessman who also was killed in Wednesday's crash in a remote area near the Colorado state line. Bennett, one of the few prominent white politicians in Zimbabwe, was a popular figure among the voters of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party which is led by Morgan Tsvangirai .

World News White House Doctor Releases Results of Trump's Cognitive Assessment
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Jackson, President Trump actually asked for a mental evaluation - and aced 30 or 30 questions. "He's more enthusiastic about the diet part than the exercise part", Jackson said . Trump also has benefited from abstaining from both tobacco and alcohol throughout his life, according to the doctor. Jackson says, "The president's overall health is excellent ".

World News Twitter Concedes Russian Influence Before US Election Was Greater Than Initially Thought
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Thousands of those accounts have been found just in the past couple of months. And the social media company says it's emailing notifications to the 677,775 people who were exposed to the content during the election. However, these appear to be non-IRA accounts and it's unclear if people who interacted with these automated bots will also be receiving a cautionary email from Twitter.

World News Belgium pledges to $23m of aid to UNRWA after USA funding cut
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The US gave around $700 million in support to the Palestinians a year ago, of which about half went to UNRWA , which has a non-political mandate to provide schooling, healthcare and other services to Palestinians across the Middle East. Today, UNRWA offers to approximately 5 million Palestine refugees services such as education, health care and housing. "They don't even want to negotiate a long overdue peace treaty with Israel..." WND reported last week a British citizen who was ...

World News Shenzhen to host season-ending WTA Finals
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The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) announced today its selection of the city of Shenzhen, China to host the WTA Finals , the most prestigious event on the WTA calendar, from 2019 through 2028. Simon said in 2016 that the body was searching for a permanent base for the event, with interest reportedly received from Singapore, Manchester, Prague, St Petersburg and Shenzhen.

World News Pentagon Chief Calls Russia, China 'Revisionist Powers'
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Countering China's rapidly expanding military and an increasingly aggressive Russian Federation are now the US military's top national security priorities, outpacing the threat of terrorism, the Pentagon said Friday. Military modernization is needed for both conventional and nuclear forces to maintain what the strategy calls "peace through strength", a concept first initiated in the 1980s by President Ronald Reagan.

World News (AAPL) is OLD Second National Bank of Aurora's 4th Largest Position
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Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) traded down $0.80 on Tuesday, reaching $178.46. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $1.87/share. Baird given on Wednesday, August 23. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Credit Suisse given on Friday, August 28. Barclays set a $174.00 target price on Apple and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a research report on Thursday.