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France faces United States backlash on 3% digital services tax

France faces United States backlash on 3% digital services tax

She said that, in light of growing concerns about carbon emissions from trains, "France is committed to the taxation of air transport but there is an urgency here". On its own, a 3% tax such as France...

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United Kingdom envoy said Trump ditched Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama

United Kingdom envoy said Trump ditched Iran nuclear deal to spite Obama

Former chancellor George Osborne has criticised Scotland Yard for encroaching on press freedom by launching a criminal investigation into the leak of diplomatic dispatches sent by Britain's U.S. "Th...

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Chennai crisis alleviates as train carrying water arrives

Chennai crisis alleviates as train carrying water arrives

Yesterday the train, nearly 700 meters long, was filled with 2.5 million liters of water (50 thousand per wagon) in Jolarpettai, about 217 kilometers away from Chennai . The unusual water train , ex...

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Fortbyte 33: Found at a location hidden within Loading Screen 10

Fortbyte 33: Found at a location hidden within Loading Screen 10

Before jumping into a match, players must have the scarlet scythe pickaxe equipped. The location of Fortbyte 94 is under a frozen lake, and in order to collect today's Fortbyte, players will need ...

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IoT-enabled Devices Market | Future that Creates, Connects, Communicates and Collaborates

IoT-enabled Devices Market | Future that Creates, Connects, Communicates and Collaborates

Also impact and development analysis of key vendors is registered in the market and factored on the basis of Vendor Positioning Grid Analysis which measures the vendors strengths and opportunities aga...

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Prosecutors allege Epstein paid $350,000 to potential witnesses

Prosecutors allege Epstein paid $350,000 to potential witnesses

Billionaire and heinous pervert Jeffrey Epstein has been accused of tampering with a witness after allegedly wiring $350,000 to two people who could have been potential witnesses against him. "We lo...

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Angela Merkel must give health update after shaking, third of Germans say

Angela Merkel must give health update after shaking, third of Germans say

Almost 60 per cent of Germans feel that Chancellor Angela Merkel's bouts of uncontrolled shaking are a personal matter, according to a survey published today. Leading the European Union's largest ...

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Feds Warn Alien Seekers Not To Try Their Luck At Area 51

Feds Warn Alien Seekers Not To Try Their Luck At Area 51

According to the event, titled, "Storm Area 51, They Can't Stop All of Us", a group of alien hunters will meet at 3 a.m. on September 20 near the top-secret U.S. In other words, it's nearly certainly ...

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Stunning photos and videos of NYC's blackout

Stunning photos and videos of NYC's blackout

Street lights and traffic lights have been put out of action. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) advised travellers to avoid sub-surface trains, after some passengers were stranded bel...

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Arizona Teacher Gets 20 Years for Sexual Abuse

Arizona Teacher Gets 20 Years for Sexual Abuse

For her part, Zamora insisted she is sorry for her conduct and apologized to the teens and their families. " I am a good and genuine person who made a mistake and regret it deeply ", Zamora told the...

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Widespread power outages hit parts of New York's Manhattan

Images on Twitter showed darkened subway stations and inoperable traffic lights. But that means many more people have no power, as one "customer" can represent a great many more people. It advised peo...

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Trump Escalates Attacks on Social Media

Trump Escalates Attacks on Social Media

Trump has a following of about 62 million people on Twitter despite his claims that the company makes it hard for people to follow him. "If I put it out on social media, it's like an explosion". The...

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Johnson, Hunt cross swords over Brexit in testy debate

Johnson, Hunt cross swords over Brexit in testy debate

But as leadership contenders Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt both stress how they will accept a no deal if it means leaving on deadline day, Ms Rudd appears to have U-turned on the scenario. Asked by ...

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UK police launch criminal probe into DC envoy leaks on Trump

UK police launch criminal probe into DC envoy leaks on Trump

In the memos, Darroch had called Trump's administration inept. Basu said that the publication of the leaked memos, if the person who leaked knew or suspected the damage it would cause, "may be a c...

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Billionaire Democrat Donor Blasts 'Disaster Zone' Bernie Sanders, 'Misinformed' Ocasio-Cortez

Billionaire Democrat Donor Blasts 'Disaster Zone' Bernie Sanders, 'Misinformed' Ocasio-Cortez

He calls us 'the billionaire class.' And he attacks us indiscriminately. Saban, whose net worth is estimated to be around $3 billion, said his disdain for the Vermont senator stems from his frequent...

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Armed man attacking Tacoma’s ICE detention center killed in officer-involved shooting

Armed man attacking Tacoma’s ICE detention center killed in officer-involved shooting

Police say a vehicle caught fire and that the man attempted to ignite a large propane tank and set buildings on fire. Police said that besides the rifle, he had a satchel and flares . No officers wer...

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Father uses case of beer as booster seat for child, police say

Luckily, the 2-year-old was unharmed in the incident, but CTV News reports that Family & Children's Services was notified and an appropriate vehicle seat was brought to the site.

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Suspected carjacker dies after 'mob justice' in Philadelphia

Suspected carjacker dies after 'mob justice' in Philadelphia

Philadelphia reported that the suspect, Eric Hood, broke into the auto and drove off with the young children inside. The vehicle soon got stuck in traffic, and authorities say the couple pulled the ...

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Germany must repatriate ISIS fighter's wife and children: Court

Like other Western countries, Germany faces a dilemma of how to deal with citizens who went to the Middle East to join groups like Islamic State, which was driven out of its last territorial enclave i...

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Amber Alert issued for missing Texas toddler

Amber Alert issued for missing Texas toddler

She said the child had been put to bed the night before, but when they awoke at 6 a.m., he was gone. At first a regional Amber Alert was issued for the child on Wednesday around noon but it was up...

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Demonstrators in Sudan demand justice for those killed in crackdown

Demonstrators in Sudan demand justice for those killed in crackdown

There were protests in other places, including the Red Sea city of Port Sudan and the eastern province of Kassala. The transition has been a bloody one as pro-democracy supporters camped outside t...

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Rattlesnake, uranium, whiskey found during traffic stop

Rattlesnake, uranium, whiskey found during traffic stop

Police in Oklahoma said they found a rattlesnake, a canister of radioactive powdered uranium and an open bottle of Kentucky Deluxe whiskey during a traffic stop of a vehicle that had been reported s...

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Pakistan joins US-led call for Afghan ceasefire, talks

Pakistan joins US-led call for Afghan ceasefire, talks

He said one had been killed, one captured, and two others were still holed up in the hotel. Afghanistan's police and military personnel come under near-daily attacks and have suffered staggering c...

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Fortnite may be banned in another country over ‘negative impacts’

Fortnite may be banned in another country over ‘negative impacts’

A photo circulated on social media platforms showing the man playing the game while standing in front of the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) although it was banned . TRC issued a state...

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Magnitude 4.6 quake shakes Puget Sound

Magnitude 4.6 quake shakes Puget Sound

The natural disaster occurred near Three Lakes, Washington at 2:51 a.m. local time. No significant damages or injuries were reported to city infrastructure, according to Tacoma and Pierce County off...

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Christchurch shootings: New Zealanders hand over guns

Christchurch shootings: New Zealanders hand over guns

New Zealanders handed in firearms as part of a scheme to rid the nation of semi-automatic weapons following the Christchurch mosque attacks on Saturday. "We needed these semi-automatic assault rifles ...

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Fortbyte 23 Location: Between RV Campsite, Gas Station & Monstrous Footprint

Fortbyte 23 Location: Between RV Campsite, Gas Station & Monstrous Footprint

With players trying to scavenge enough Fortbyte to earn Singularity, there's already a mad rush to get as many collected as possible. Today's Fortbyte along with a location guide can be seen below. Th...

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Minecraft Earth Beta Coming To iOS This Month, Android 'Soon' After

Minecraft Earth Beta Coming To iOS This Month, Android 'Soon' After

Basically you're presented with an overworld map that looks strikingly similar to Pokemon Go , complete with a Minecraft-style block avatar complete with skins. So far, all we've seen of Minecraft E...

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New Zealand PM's neighbour lets the cat out of the bag

New Zealand PM's neighbour lets the cat out of the bag

When he later asked a female neighbour about the cat, he became alarmed when he released just who she belonged to. Chris and the neighbour eventually found Paddles but realised straight away tha...

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Trump warns Iran sanctions will 'soon be increased substantially'

Trump warns Iran sanctions will 'soon be increased substantially'

This comes as Netanyahu said he would greatly appreciate an increased pressure on Iran as it has recently vowed to destroy Israel, yet again. He repeated his earlier assertion that "Iran has always ...

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