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Other than that, it was pretty day for the 1-4 Jets . He looks like a guy that can play physical and win in tight coverage. The Steelers also have been tough to run on, allowing 78 yards rushing per game. In short, Fitz needs to play like Wentz on Sunday, while the Jets' defensive front needs to get after Big Ben (who basically needs to play like Fitz) early and often.
  • Brexit could cost banks $51 billion

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    What is a hard Brexit? But she said Britain's would not "retreat" from the world and that "now is the time to forge a bold new confident role for ourselves on the world stage", providing humanitarian support for "refugees in need", cracking down on modern slavery and ratifying the Paris agreement on climate change.
  • Shami Chakrabarti appointed shadow attorney general

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    Other key appointments include Holborn and St Pancras MP Keir Starmer is to be shadow Brexit Minister while Corbyn's close ally Diane Abbott is to take the key role of shadow home secretary. Sarah Champion is the Shadow Women and Equalities Minister and Jo Stevens MP has been appointed Shadow Secretary of State for Wales. Ms Champion was one of dozens of Labour frontbenchers who quit in protest at Mr Corbyn's leadership in June - only to ask for her job back a month later.
  • Sri Lanka PM doubts Saarc future, talks of 'other options'

    Sri Lanka PM doubts Saarc future, talks of 'other options'

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    With such low integration, he said, already, SAARC members, including Sri Lanka, have organised /BIMSTEc "but it's progress (too) is very slow". Prime Minister Wickremesinghe and Indian Prime Minister Modi also came to an agreement to hold a high level meeting in New Delhi on November 5 aimed at reaching sustainable solutions to the problems faced by the fishermen of both countries.
  • Russian Federation warns of possible downing of USA missiles in Syria

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    Syria, backed by the Russian government, says it is targeting militants in the city who use civilians as human shields. On the ceasefire body, de Mistura said the question of its future was less pressing given the raging violence. Egeland, adding: "We need to be [ruthlessly] honest with ourselves, and there is no doubt that we are failing an increasing number of civilians in Syria at this point".
  • US Supreme Court weighs Texas death row inmate's race

    US Supreme Court weighs Texas death row inmate's race

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    Buck, now 53, does not dispute that he shot and killed another man and his ex-girlfriend, Debra Gardner, 32, about a week after breaking up with her in 1995. What's that? This document does exactly what it sounds like: allow for a convict to appeal their incarceration. In addition to arguing evidence of race should not have been put before the jury, Buck's current lawyers will argue the ineffectiveness of counsel because it was Buck's lawyers who injected race into the evidence.
  • Thailand Detains Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Activist

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    The bespectacled Wong, 19, famed for his galvanizing role in the city's 2014 pro-democracy "umbrella movement", was held upon arrival at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi airport late Tuesday. They called the authority to also apologise for violating Wong's right and condemned the authority for following Beijing's request. China's foreign ministry said it was aware of the reports of his detention, but did not elaborate.
  • South African police fire stun grenades as students protest

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    The violence at the University of the Witwatersrand , or Wits, in Johannesburg erupted despite an appeal from the vice-chancellor, Adam Habib. Specifically, students are urging the CoM to pressure mining companies to commit more money to education initiatives, as well as list public companies locally, as opposed to overseas.
  • Bell quickly returns to form as Steelers thrash Chiefs

    Bell quickly returns to form as Steelers thrash Chiefs

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    We'll just play it by ear", Reid said. Just a week ago, one user from this very site jumped into the comment section and said he would "be the one laughing" when Pittsburgh finishes the season 8-8 because he predicted such an occurrence. At times, the five-defensive backs "nickel" package consisted of starting cornerbacks Ross Cockrell and William Gay, cornerback Artie Burns and safeties Dangerfield and Mitchell.
  • Metro Vancouver home sales fall significantly in September

    Metro Vancouver home sales fall significantly in September

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    The MLS Home Price Index benchmark for all residential homes across the region is $931,900, which is a 28.9 per cent increase compared to the previous September but a 0.1 drop compared to August of this year. The report says the total number of homes now listed for sale is 9,354, a 13.4 per cent decline compared to September 2015 and a 10 per cent increase compared to August 2016.
  • Royals take replica war canoe in Canada

    Royals take replica war canoe in Canada

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    The royal couple had travelled into the heart of the Haida nation in a 25ft war canoe to celebrate the culture of the indigenous people . Despite William and Kate's lack of success with rod and line they did catch some sea food, large crabs pulled from a trap left in the pristine waters around the Haida Gwaii archipelago.
  • Congress wants strong rebuttal of 'no surgical strikes' claim

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    The Congress reiterated that it totally supports the Indian armed forces on the surgical strikes. Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam has termed India's surgical strike against Pakistan as a "fake" one. "No one else in Congress should abuse their positions to embarrass the Party and the Country". "Indian National Congress disagrees completely from the statement of Sanjay Nirupam.
  • Hurricane Matthew forecast is for North Carolina late Friday or early Saturday

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    A hurricane warning was posted for the southeastern Bahamas. "We are continuing to mobilize teams in the south to move people away from risky areas", said Marie Alta Jean-Baptiste, head of Haiti's civil protection agency. The center of Hurricane Matthew is expected to pass near or. "The winds are making so many bad noises". A hurricane warning remains in effect for all of Jamaica, all of Haiti and portions of Cuba and the Bahamas.
  • How New Mexico Could (Maybe) Throw A Wrench In This Year's Election

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    ME and Nebraska use the "congressional district method", selecting one elector within each congressional district by popular vote and selecting the remaining two electors by a statewide popular vote. Weld was also asked if he is concerned about the Libertarian ticket's potential role as presidential spoiler, as recent polls have shown Johnson and Weld cutting into Clinton's support among younger voters.
  • Xiaomi launches its 4K streaming Mi Box at $69

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    China's Xiaomi has launched its Mi Box in the United States, adding to the growing number of streaming video devices on the market. As is typical of streaming boxes, those who buy the Mi Box can recoup its cost in the form of subscription credits to streaming services.
  • US service member killed in Afghanistan -US military

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    Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook said Tuesday the service member died when an improvised explosive device went off during a patrol with Afghan forces. Counterterrorism missions are commonly carried out by Special Operations troops. The death Tuesday marks the third US combat fatality in Afghanistan this year.
  • Russian Federation suspends plutonium deal with USA amid worsening ties

    Russian Federation suspends plutonium deal with USA amid worsening ties

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    Russian President Vladimir Putin has suspended a cooperative program that commits Russia and the United States to eliminating parts of their weapons-grade plutonium stocks. What is more, Putin calls for the U.S.to suspend sanctions imposed on Russian Federation over the Ukraine crisis and for the U.S.to pay damages to Russian Federation, inflicted not only by USA sanctions but by the counter sanctions that Russian Federation imposed on US imports.
  • Women in Poland strike to protest proposal for abortion ban

    Women in Poland strike to protest proposal for abortion ban

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    Last week, fraction leaders decided the European Parliament would hold a debate on Wednesday on the situation of women in Poland. Women in the majority Catholic country are now only able to undergo an abortion legally in the case of rape, incest, severe disability of the foetus or if there is a serious risk to their health.
  • Blasts in Syrian city of Hama kill 2, wound 12

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    Hama is Syria's fourth largest city and has been relatively quiet in recent years. He told the group that he had "lost the argument" for using military force against the Assad regime. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , which has been monitoring the Syrian conflict by means of a network of activists on the ground, put the toll at more than 20 killed, and said the Turkey-backed rebels were killed by landmines laid by the jihadist group.
  • Verdict my biggest victory, says Neelam Katara

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    Vikas Yadav won't get remission before 25 years is my biggest victory". Therefore, the bench said, that the high court order had to be modified to the extent that the sentences shall run concurrently. A special bench of justices Gita Mittal and J R Midha also imposed a penalty of Rs 50 lakh each on Vikas, son of UP politician D P Yadav, and his cousin Vishal for the murder.
  • Fan in gorilla suit runs on field during Lions-Bears game

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    That cost us three points. Glenn jumped an intermediate route and intercepted Stafford's pass, which was intended for WR Golden Tate. "Well I think we'll evaluate it just like we do every position on the football team", he said. In their previous game, the Cowboys had a 19-4 advantage in first downs and 274-114 in yards gained over the Bears . It has an opportunity to get back on track as it faces a porous Chicago unit that has allowed the third-most rushing yards (142.7) and TDs (five).