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US Senate blames Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi's death

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The US Senate has passed a resolution stating Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is responsible for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The move is a direct rebuke to the Saudi Arabian royal and calls for the country’s government to “ensure appropriate accountability”. It is also a rare challenge to Donald Trump, who has remained Read More

'You better get back in there soon’: Trump vows to get tough with General Motors over plant closures

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US President Donald Trump says he is “not happy” with General Motors (GM) after the automaker decided to close plants in Detroit and Ohio. Trump added he is putting “a lot of pressure” on the company to reverse course. The president’s remarks follow GM’s announcement on Monday about closing assembly plants in Detroit-Hamtramck and Lordstown, Read More

‘Electric shocks & broken bones’: Amazon workers to protest ‘inhuman’ conditions on Black Friday

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Amazon warehouse workers are set to protest ‘inhuman’ working conditions in planned demonstrations across Europe on Black Friday. Hundreds of Amazon employees are working with the British trade union GMB and planning to gather outside five of the website’s fulfillment centers on Friday. Meanwhile, in Italy and Spain, a 24-hour strike is planned. The biggest Read More

Grim search for 993 missing after deadliest California wildfire

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – Authorities on Sunday sifted through the charred wreckage of California’s deadliest ever wildfire, searching for any signs of the 993 people now listed as missing after the Camp Fire tore through the mountain town of Paradise. The number of believed missing fell 283 late on Sunday, down from 1,276 people, the Read More

Grim search for 1,276 missing after deadliest California wildfire

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – Authorities sifted through the charred wreckage of California’s deadliest ever wildfire on Sunday, searching for any signs of the 1,276 people now listed as missing after the Camp Fire tore through the mountain town of Paradise. NASA’s Operational Land Imager satellite image shows the Camp Fire burning at around 10:45 a.m. Read More

How U.S. seniors on Medicare can bridge the gap in dental insurance

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CHICAGO (Reuters) – During a recent visit to my dentist, we got talking about his frustrations with Medicare. “It’s amazing – they have managed to eliminate teeth from the human body.” FILE PHOTO: Toothbrushes are seen during an organic market in Lisbon, Portugal, November 5, 2016. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante/File Photo Here is what he meant: traditional Read More

At least 42 fatalities tallied in California's deadliest wildfire ever

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – Search teams have recovered remains of 42 people killed by a fierce wildfire that largely incinerated the town of Paradise in northern California, marking the greatest loss of life from a wild land blaze in state history, authorities said on Monday. The latest death toll, up from 29 tallied over the Read More

Northern California wildfire kills 42 to rank as deadliest in state history

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – Search teams have recovered the remains of at least 42 people killed by a devastating wildfire that largely incinerated the town of Paradise in northern California, making it the deadliest single wildland blaze in state history, authorities said on Monday. The latest death toll, up from 29 tallied over the weekend, Read More

Northern California officials fear record wildfire death toll could rise

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – Emergency teams searched on Monday for more than 200 people listed as missing in the deadliest northern California wildfire on record, and officials voiced concerns the casualty toll will climb higher as a resurgence of fierce winds fanned the flames. The deadly Camp Fire also ranked as California’s most destructive ever Read More

Authorities search for missing in wind-whipped California wildfires

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MALIBU, Calif. (Reuters) – Authorities searched on Monday for more than 200 people unaccounted for in one of the wildfires rampaging through parts of California, voicing concern about a possible rising death toll, as gusty, dry winds spurred the spreading flames. The raging blaze in northern California known as the Camp Fire, the state’s most Read More