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Burger King’s Halloween Burger Is ‘Clinically Proven to Induce Nightmares,’ Chain Says

Burger King’s Halloween Burger Is ‘Clinically Proven to Induce Nightmares,’ Chain Says

The burgers is topped with a green bun and comes with a quarter pound of beef, a chicken filet, American cheese, bacon, mayonnaise, and onion. To prove that the sandwich causes nightmares, Burger Ki...

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Mega Millions in now $900M. This is why lottery jackpots keep ballooning

Mega Millions in now $900M. This is why lottery jackpots keep ballooning

There were some big winners Wednesday night, though, including one ticket sold in Florida worth $2 million because it matched five numbers and the Power Play. Lottery officials say three people have w...

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Recreational Marijuana Is Legal In Canada Today: Here Are The Rules

Recreational Marijuana Is Legal In Canada Today: Here Are The Rules

A depiction of a cannabis bud hangs from the ceiling as a band plays at Leafly's countdown party in Toronto , Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, as they prepare to mark the legalization of Cannabis across Can...

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Trump Threatens Military Action If Mexico Doesn't Stop Migrant Caravan

Trump Threatens Military Action If Mexico Doesn't Stop Migrant Caravan

Writing on Twitter , the president first made a baseless claim that the immigrant caravan was part of a conspiracy by Democrats in coordination with several Central American governments. In a string ...

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South Korea on U.S. Treasury Department's watch list for currency manipulation

South Korea on U.S. Treasury Department's watch list for currency manipulation

US Dollar and China Yuan notes are seen in this picture illustration June 2, 2017. Japan's Nikkei average was flat, and appeared to struggle for headway. trading partners. But one thing is certain...

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'My Biggest Threat Is The Fed'

Federal Reserve. Participants in the FOMC rate-setting committee "generally anticipated that further gradual increases" in short-term borrowing costs would be consistent with the kind of continued e...

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Fracking due to begin at Lancashire site UK News

Fracking due to begin at Lancashire site UK News

Environmental groups were beginning their blockade of the Preston New Road site near Blackpool, in Lancashire, on Monday morning, according to social media postings. Energy minister Claire Perry - who...

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Passport scans show Saudis accused by Turkey of killing writer Khashoggi

Passport scans show Saudis accused by Turkey of killing writer Khashoggi

The Journal , like CNN , said the Saudi statement has not been finalized. "There was no attempt to interrogate him". CNN and Al Jazeera reported the gruesome murder late Tuesday evening...

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Missing journalist: Iran stays silent over ‘murder’ of Jamal Khashoggi

Missing journalist: Iran stays silent over ‘murder’ of Jamal Khashoggi

Asked whether they said Khashoggi was alive or dead, Pompeo said: "They didn't talk about any of the facts". Trump has threatened "severe punishment" if it turns out Khashoggi was killed in the cons...

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India ranked 58th most competitive economy in WEF index

India ranked 58th most competitive economy in WEF index

The WEF - which runs the annual Davos forum - ranks 140 countries on a scale from 0 to 100 in its annual Global Competitiveness Index. In that updated list, the USA finished top as well. Importantly, ...

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Turkey searches Saudi consulate as Trump speaks of ‘rogue killers’

Turkey searches Saudi consulate as Trump speaks of ‘rogue killers’

He was a prominent critic of the ruling class in Saudi Arabia, and vanished October 2 after he walked into the consulate in Istanbul , leaving Saudi officials on the defense, Turkish officials claimi...

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Mega Millions jackpot jumps to a whopping $868M

Mega Millions jackpot jumps to a whopping $868M

If no one wins this jackpot, the next one will be at least $869 million, Mega Millions officials said during the drawing, which is taped in Atlanta. The estimated cash value, if you're lucky enough ...

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Lyft launches $299 a month subscription plan, transportation as a service arrives

Lyft launches $299 a month subscription plan, transportation as a service arrives

Like in other industries, subscriptions are a way of generating a steady stream of revenue from customers that might not spend so much if they had to pay per use. The subscription plan was announced d...

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Iran says Trump can not bring oil prices down by 'bullying'

Iran says Trump can not bring oil prices down by 'bullying'

U.S. crude stockpiles are expected to have risen last week for the fourth straight week, by about 1.1 million barrels, according to a Reuters poll ahead of reports from the American Petroleum Institut...

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Audi hit by £700 million fine for diesel emissions scandal

Audi hit by £700 million fine for diesel emissions scandal

The case covered some 4.9 million Audi cars sold in Europe, the USA and elsewhere between 2004 and 20018. The Munich II public prosecutor had been investigating the Volkswagen Group brand over c...

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YouTube goes down in worldwide outage

YouTube goes down in worldwide outage

In addition, visiting YouTube.com produced a blank screen with only the YouTube logo displayed. YouTube is the world's second most-visited website. Google's YouTube TV, a US -exclusive video strea...

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Insurance companies not covering storage of Iranian oil, says Indian Oil official

Saudi Arabia has denied it was responsible for the disappearance of Khashoggi. But Jahangiri's remarks are indirect acknowledgment that Iran's oil exports have been effectively cut in half from a p...

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Trump says 'rogue killers' may be behind Khashoggi disappearance

Trump says 'rogue killers' may be behind Khashoggi disappearance

Turkish authorities have said he was killed there, a claim that Saudi Arabia has vehemently denied. "He didn't really know, maybe - I don't want to get into his mind but it sounded to me - maybe t...

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US judge approves settlement between SEC, Tesla and Elon Musk

US judge approves settlement between SEC, Tesla and Elon Musk

A Tesla spokesperson confirmed the settlement, but said the automaker would make no further comment on the matter. The settlement also requires that Tesla name an independent chairman, two independe...

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Trump Threatens to Cut Honduras Aid Over 'Growing' Migrant Caravan — CARAVAN CRISIS

Trump Threatens to Cut Honduras Aid Over 'Growing' Migrant Caravan — CARAVAN CRISIS

According to Reuters , more than 64 percent of Hondurans live in poverty and San Pedro Sula, one of the country's main transportation hubs, has one of the highest murder rates in the world. Trump sa...

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Blazers, Seahawks owner Allen dies at 65

Blazers, Seahawks owner Allen dies at 65

What just happened? Microsoft co-founder and serial philanthropist, Paul Allen , has passed away, leaving behind him a huge legacy of both technological and social contributions, one which only th...

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PM Modi to brainstorm oil scenario with global CEOs

PM Modi to brainstorm oil scenario with global CEOs

Interacting with CEOs and Experts from Oil and Gas Sector from India and overseas in New Delhi , the Prime Minister drew their attention on certain key policy issues relevant to India. Rejecting clai...

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Facebook says hackers stole detailed personal data from 14m people

Facebook says hackers stole detailed personal data from 14m people

Hackers did not steal personal messages or financial data and did not use their access to accounts to access users' accounts on other websites, Facebook said. midterm elections - quite likely consid...

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Saudi King Salman steps in as Riyadh defends itself in Khashoggi case

Saudi King Salman steps in as Riyadh defends itself in Khashoggi case

US President Donald Trump has suggested " rogue killers " could be behind the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey . The Washington Post, to which Khashoggi contribut...

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Jackpot bonanza: very big lottery prizes up for grabs in Canada, U.S.

Jackpot bonanza: very big lottery prizes up for grabs in Canada, U.S.

The Lottery has raised more than $4.4 billion to fund designated education programs, including after-school programs, scholarships, and the Governor's Drive to 55 initiatives. "With a little luck, w...

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USA retailer Sears files for bankruptcy

USA retailer Sears files for bankruptcy

Only a handful of full Sears and Kmart stores remain in MI. The company also has $269 million available to it from lenders, according to figures it released on September 13. Still, it was unclear whet...

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"Sending Our Secretary", Says Trump As Saudi Probes Khashoggi Case

The Saudi Press Agency yesterday cited an official source as saying that "The kingdom affirms its total rejection of any threats and attempts to undermine it, whether by threatening to impose econom...

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U.S. retailer Sears files for bankruptcy

U.S. retailer Sears files for bankruptcy

Businessman Eddie Lampert - who serves as the company's chief executive, biggest investor, landlord and significant creditor - had attempted to restructure the firm's debt to avoid bankruptcy . The...

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Air India plane smashes into wall and continues flying

Air India plane smashes into wall and continues flying

The state carrier last week grounded two pilots after one of its jets carrying 136 people hit an airport perimeter wall on take-off and then flew for nearly four hours with a damaged body before landi...

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Patisserie Valerie finance chief arrested as company teeters on brink of collapse

Patisserie Valerie finance chief arrested as company teeters on brink of collapse

Patisserie Holdings, the chain's parent company, chairman Luke Johnson is offering up to £20 million in loans in an effort to keep the company afloat, while it looks to raise £15 million by issuing n...

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