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Obama Takes Issue With Trump And His Supporters In Congress

President Barack Obama speaks at a campaign event for at White Oak Amphitheatre for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in Greensboro, N.C., Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)GREENSBORO, North Carolina: Exposing the nation's sharp political divisions as Election Day nears, supporters of Republican Donald Trump repeatedly interrupted President Barack Obama on Tuesday as he urged North Carolina Democrats to take advantage of early voting and cast their presidential ballots for Democrat Hillary Clinton.

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Students Create Memorial For Students Killed In Crash

This Oct. 11, 2016 photo shows a memorial set up at a high school in Duxbury, Vt., that lost four students in a fiery crash that police say was caused by a wrong-way driver. The four Harwood Union High School juniors and a girl who attended Kimball Union Academy in Meriden, New Hampshire, were killed early Sunday when police say the car they were riding in was hit by a wrong-way driver and burst into flames. (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke)DUXBURY: Students at a Vermont high school that lost four students in a fiery crash over the weekend set up a memorial and met with counselors Tuesday as classes resumed for the first time since police say a driver traveling the wrong way on an interstate slammed into the students' car, killing five teens.

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IS Confirms Death Of Propaganda Chief Abu Mohammed Al-Furqan

The Islamic State group (IS) has confirmed the death last month of one of its most senior leaders, Abu Mohammed al-Furqan.

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Unshackled, Trump Unleashes Aggressive Attacks On Own Party

WASHINGTON  — The "shackles" gone, Donald Trump stepped up his fierce attacks on his own party leaders Tuesday, promising to teach Republicans who oppose him a lesson and fight for the presidency "the way I want to."

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Multiple China Building Collapse Kills At Least 17, Reports Say

BEIJING — A series of multi-storey buildings built by local villagers and packed with migrant workers collapsed in China today, killing at least 17 people, the government and reports said.

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German Trial Begins Of Korean Family Accused Of ‘Exorcism’ Murder

BERLIN: A trial began in Germany on Monday of five South Koreans accused of beating to death a 41-year-old female relative in a Frankfurt hotel room last year as part of an exorcist ritual.

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Jakarta Police Probe Mosque Vandalism Amid Tension Ahead Of Election

JAKARTA: Indonesian police on Monday urged Muslims to stay calm and not be “provoked” by the vandalism of a mosque in the capital, aiming to dispel fears of growing ethnic tension in the run-up to next year’s election for the governor of Jakarta.

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Putin Shuns Paris Visit After France Offers Talks Only On Syria: Source

Russian President Vladimir Putin delivers a speech during a session of the 23rd World Energy Congress in Istanbul, Turkey, October 10, 2016. Sputnik/Kremlin/Alexei Druzhinin via REUTERS

Russian President Vladimir Putin will not come to Paris next week after declining to meet President Francois Hollande only for talks on Syria, a source in Hollande's office said, the latest deterioration in ties between Moscow and the West.

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Pressure Builds For Release Of More Compromising Trump Video

WASHINGTON: As fallout builds from the release of a 2005 video of Donald Trump bragging about sexually assaulting women, pressure is mounting for the leaking of more “hot mic” footage exposing the Republican candidate’s candid talk.

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Body Of New-Born Baby Found On Plane In Indonesia

JAKARTA: The body of a new-born baby has been found in the toilet of a plane after it arrived in Indonesia from Doha, with police waiting to question a female passenger, an official said Tuesday.

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