Two killed in shooting in front of German synagogue

Two killed in shooting in front of German synagogue

Two people were killed in a shooting in the eastern German city of Halle on Wednesday and police said they were looking for suspects who fled the scene.
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Erdogan vows to 'crush the heads' of Kurdish fighters if ceasefire fails

Erdogan vows to 'crush the heads' of Kurdish fighters if ceasefire fails

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on said he would press on with Turkey's offensive into northeastern Syria and 'crush the heads of terrorists' if a deal with Washington on the withdrawal of Kurdish fighters from the area was not fully implemente
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Gabbard calls Clinton 'personification of rot'

Gabbard calls Clinton 'personification of rot'

Representative Tulsi Gabbard resorted to name calling after Hillary Clinton hinted Gabbard was being "groomed" to disrupt the 2020 race as a third-party candidate. Conway G. Gittens has the story.
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Apple to debut a new TV show tackling #MeToo

Apple to debut a new TV show tackling #MeToo

Apple is jumping into the streaming video wars with a series that explores accusations of sexual misconduct at a fictional morning television news show, a story that tackles issues brought to life over the past two years of the #MeToo movement.
Biden campaign cracks down on Facebook over false ads

Biden campaign cracks down on Facebook over false ads

The Biden campaign wrote a letter to Facebook to take down a video ad which falsely accused the former Vice President of blackmailing Ukrainian officials to stop an investigation of his son, according to the New York Times.
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Johnson defiant after lawmakers vote to force Brexit delay

Johnson defiant after lawmakers vote to force Brexit delay

A defiant Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he would not negotiate a further delay to Britain's departure from the European Union after losing a vote in parliament on Saturday that means he is obliged to request a postponement.
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Clinton probe finds no mishandling of classified emails

Clinton probe finds no mishandling of classified emails

A U.S. State Department investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server found no evidence of deliberate mishandling of classified information. Conway G.
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Lebanon faces third day of unrest as rage sweeps country

Lebanon faces third day of unrest as rage sweeps country

Small groups of demonstrators gathered in central Beirut in an effort to keep Lebanon's anti-government protests going, with storefronts of banks and upmarket retailers in the capital's commercial district smashed in and fires still smouldering from
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British lawmakers back Brexit deal delay

British lawmakers back Brexit deal delay

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Saturday he would not negotiate a delay to Brexit, after lawmakers backed a proposal to withhold approval for his agreement until formal ratification legislation has passed.
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Flames light up another night of Catalan fury in Barcelona

Flames light up another night of Catalan fury in Barcelona

Hundreds of protesters battled police in the heart of Barcelona on Friday (October 18), setting up fiery barricades and hurling rocks at security forces on the fifth day of unrest following the jailing of Catalan separatist leaders.
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UK PM Johnson says hopes this is the moment to get Brexit resolution

UK PM Johnson says hopes this is the moment to get Brexit resolution

Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he hoped lawmakers would go ahead with a vote on Saturday on the divorce deal he struck this week with the European Union and this would be the moment Britain would get resolution over Brexit.
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Fate of Japan's imperial dynasty rests on shoulders of 13-year-old

Fate of Japan's imperial dynasty rests on shoulders of 13-year-old

Among Japan's youngest royals, only one qualifies to be the future emperor. Thirteen year-old Hisahito is the only male of his generation, leading some to ask whether it's time to revisit the debate about succession.
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Trump downplays flare-up in Syria amid ceasefire

Trump downplays flare-up in Syria amid ceasefire

Trump’s comments came one day after he praised a deal announced by Vice President Mike Pence that would pause fighting in Northeast Syria for five days to let Kurdish forces withdraw from a "safe zone" Ankara had sought to capture. Jonah Green has more.
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Canada's Trudeau says fighting for every vote

Canada's Trudeau says fighting for every vote

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, trying to retain power after scandals dimmed his image, on Friday said he was fighting for every vote in an election next week and conceded his main rival could win.
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Boeing pilots' messages on 737 MAX safety raise new questions

Boeing pilots' messages on 737 MAX safety raise new questions

A Boeing senior pilot said he might have unintentionally misled regulators, in a series of internal messages from 2016 that became public Friday, plunging the world’s largest airplane maker into a fresh crisis. Conway G. Gittens has the details.
Wall Street pressured by global growth concerns

Wall Street pressured by global growth concerns

Yahaira Jacquez wraps up Friday's market action on Wall Street.
U.S. astronauts soar in first all-female spacewalk

U.S. astronauts soar in first all-female spacewalk

U.S. astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir made history on Friday when they stepped outside the International Space Station (ISS) on the first all-female spacewalk. Conway G. Gittens has the story.
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Investors should be on the hunt for yield - Jay Jacobs

Investors should be on the hunt for yield - Jay Jacobs

As the markets try to shake out what's going on with trade and Brexit, Jay Jacobs, head of research at Global X ETFs, tells Yahaira Jacquez that investors should search for yield.
Key earnings next week: McDonald's, Boeing, Caterpillar

Key earnings next week: McDonald's, Boeing, Caterpillar

Earnings season heats up in the coming week with key quarterly results and updates from several marquee names including McDonald's, Boeing, Catepillar, Microsoft and Amazon. Conway G. Gittens has the highlights.
Mexico's president defends decision to release El Chapo's son

Mexico's president defends decision to release El Chapo's son

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador defended security forces on Friday over their handling of a shocking outbreak of drug violence, saying they had saved lives by releasing a son of jailed kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman after his brief c
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Shells fall in northeast Syria despite ceasefire agreement

Shells fall in northeast Syria despite ceasefire agreement

Shelling could be heard at the Syrian-Turkish border on Friday morning despite a five-day ceasefire agreed between Turkey and the United States, and Washington said the deal covered only a small part of the territory Ankara aims to seize.
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The last Soviet leader warns history is repeating itself

The last Soviet leader warns history is repeating itself

Mikhail Gorbachev saw the Cold War end. Now Russia's last Soviet head of state is demanding that Moscow and Washington walk away from a new era of 'militarized politics,' or risk calamity.
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Johnson & Johnson shares drop after baby powder recall

Johnson & Johnson shares drop after baby powder recall

Johnson & Johnson said on Friday it is recalling around 33,000 bottles of baby powder in the United States after the U.S. health regulators found trace amounts of asbestos in samples taken from a bottle purchased online.
At least 62 killed in Afghan mosque bombing

At least 62 killed in Afghan mosque bombing

A spokesman for Nangarhar province's governor says there were multiple blasts from explosives placed inside the mosque in the Jawdara area of Haska Mena district.
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Mulvaney's words on Ukraine undercut impeachment strategy, rattle allies

Mulvaney's words on Ukraine undercut impeachment strategy, rattle allies

A top White House aide’s suggestion that President Donald Trump wanted a political favor from Ukraine in exchange for military aid upended the administration’s impeachment strategy and left Republican allies flummoxed and frustrated. Chris Dignam has
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