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New UKIP leader is Henry Bolton from Kent

New UKIP leader is Henry Bolton from Kent

The U.K. Independent Party on Friday elected Henry Bolton as its new leader after Paul Nuttall stepped down in June. Phil Hornby spent the day on the English Riviera, and watched the build-up to an unexpected result. His election will be met with a sigh of relief by many of Ukip's top command. "The other thing is, I do not believe for a moment that we should be pushing this out and allowing the negotiations to be endless before we leave". Read More

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EPA's Scott Pruitt also used private plane for government business

EPA's Scott Pruitt also used private plane for government business

In the case of Price, The Hill reports that his private air travel "reportedly cost taxpayers some $400,000" since he's been on the job. CBS News reported Wednesday that Pruitt and other EPA staff took a private flight July 27 from Tulsa to Guymon, Oklahoma, where Pruitt spoke to farmers about his plans to nix the Obama administration's Waters of the United States rule. Read More

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Aston Martin developing personal submarine

Aston Martin developing personal submarine

In collaboration with Triton Submarines, a luxury submersible manufacturer , Aston Martin has designed a deepwater vehicle fit for James Bond, the fictional hot shot spy often associated with the brand. Aston Martin wants to make a splash in the submersibles scene. Aston Martin Consulting draws upon the exceptional skills of Aston Martin's design and engineering teams, creating credible partnerships that go beyond the automotive sector and yet still demonstrate the love of innovation, ... Read More

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Trump wall prototype to be built this week

Trump wall prototype to be built this week

Eight companies were chosen to build eight different border wall prototypes. In its most recent effort to dispel further confusion, Mexico's Ministry of Foreign Affairs wrote in a statement late last month, "As the Mexican government has always stated, our country will not pay, under any circumstances, for a wall or physical barrier built on USA territory along the Mexican border". Read More

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Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly'

Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly'

Yesterday, Kim called the U.S. president a "mentally deranged U.S. dotard" and his UN General Assembly address the "most ferocious declaration of war in history". He said in a telephone interview that the North likely would do a couple of trial runs with unarmed missiles in coming months before performing the test with an actual H-bomb aboard. Read More

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Trump tweetstorm blasts McCain for opposing Obamacare repeal

Trump tweetstorm blasts McCain for opposing Obamacare repeal

On Friday, Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican from ME, also inched closer to closing the door on Graham-Cassidy, saying that she was " leaning against ", the bill, according to a report from The Portland Press Herald. He continued: "Arizona had a 116% increase in ObamaCare premiums a year ago, with deductibles very high". McCain's opposition will likely sink the latest Republican effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Read More

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New health-care bill would cut federal spending on coverage

New health-care bill would cut federal spending on coverage

U.S. Senator Rand Paul , one of the staunchest pro-free market voices in our nation's capital, says he can not support Graham-Cassidy. On CBS' Face the Nation Sunday, McCain praised the rival effort by GOP Sen. Republicans control the Senate 52-48. His parents, both teachers, worry that his condition could make it hard for them to get insurance to cover his expensive medications if the law changes. Read More

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Iran tests new missile despite USA warnings

Johnson made the comments on his Twitter account, after Press TV reported that Iran had successfully test-fired a new ballistic missile . Washington has imposed unilateral sanctions against Iran , saying Tehran's ballistic missile tests violated a United Nations resolution that endorsed the nuclear deal and called on Tehran not to undertake activities related to ballistic missiles capable of delivering nuclear weapons. Read More

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Spain to send extra police to try to halt Catalan referendum

Spain to send extra police to try to halt Catalan referendum

Members of the Catalan National Assembly, a group of separatist activists, set up a security cordon outside the economy department's headquarters, trapping a Civil Guard squad inside as demonstrators vandalized their vehicles. Around 40,000 people protested outside the Catalan economy ministry in Barcelona as police raided the building and arrested the regional economy minister, Josep Maria Jové. Read More

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Egypt's Sisi meets Israeli PM at United Nations for first public talks

Egypt's Sisi meets Israeli PM at United Nations for first public talks

Egyptian officials said president El Sisi saw the 9pm meeting with Mr Netanyahu as an opportunity to discuss the resumption of the overall peace process. At the start of their meeting, Mr Trump was keen to stress that achieving Middle East peace was a priority for his administration. "What's happening now with the Arab bloc states has never before happened in our history - even when we signed agreements", Netanyahu said, as reported by Israel's Channel 2 . Read More

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Russian military refutes rumors of journalists hit at Zapad-2017 exercise

Russian military refutes rumors of journalists hit at Zapad-2017 exercise

Some reports noted two people were injured. It did not give details on the source of the video . Journalists, veterans' groups and other were allowed to watch portions of the Russian war games. The 45-minute simulated battle went off without incident. An incident with a combat helicopter that fired a missile at spectators has recently occurred during Zapad 2017 military drills . Read More

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Mexico City Shaken By 7.1 Magnitude Quake

Mexico City Shaken By 7.1 Magnitude Quake

The quake hit Mexico City, and it's the second natural disaster for the country this month. The extent of the damage is not immediately clear. On September 15, a devastating 8.2-magnitude quake brought destruction to southern Mexico. On Sept. 7, a temblor hit offshore near Chiapas state with a magnitude of 8.2, according to the Geological Survey and Mexico's National Seismological Service. Read More

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Seattle, Russell Wilson snatch victory from 49ers

Seattle, Russell Wilson snatch victory from 49ers

A scrambling Russell Wilson threw a 9-yard TD pass to Paul Richardson with just over 7 minutes remaining in the game Sunday to give the Seahawks a 12-9 victory over the San Francisco 49ers at CenturyLink Field. But the 49ers still appear as beatable, if not also as bendable, as any team on the Seahawks' schedule, having lost 18 of their past 21 games and a year ago setting team records for defensive futility. Read More

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FSU falls again in the AP Poll despite not playing

FSU falls again in the AP Poll despite not playing

Stock up: TCU . The Horned Frogs make the biggest upward move within the top 25 of the week, climbing five places to No. 15 following a victory against neighborhood rival SMU. FSU fell from No. 11 to No. 12 despite not playing once again due to Hurricane Irma. They earned the No. 14 slot this week after being ranked 17 a week ago. Read More

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Federal Judge Rules Jeff Sessions Can't Withhold Money From Sanctuary Cities

Federal Judge Rules Jeff Sessions Can't Withhold Money From Sanctuary Cities

Leinenweber wrote that Chicago has shown a "likelihood of success" in its arguments that Sessions overstepped his authority with the requirements. First, Congress blocked him from using federal funds to crack down on legal weed, then everybody found out about Donald Trump addressing him in the Oval as an "idiot", and now a federal judge has blocked one of dude's few remaining reasons for sticking around a White House that hates him - screwing over sanctuary cities . Read More

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