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‘US stole from Honduras more’: Migrants at US border demand $50k ‘reparations’ and faster processing

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Two groups of Central American migrants, a fraction of the 7,000-strong human tide that massed at the border during US elections, are demanding speedy approval of their asylum claims – or $50,000 to go home. One group of about 100 Hondurans has asked the Trump administration to pay them $50,000 each to leave if they Read More

Pentagon denounces any unilateral military action in ‘their’ part of Syria as unacceptable

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The US is worried that “unilateral” military action against its proxy forces might jeopardize its foothold in Syria, claiming that the Kurds are vital in the battle against IS, as Turkey vows to get rid of “separatist terrorists.” Despite major breakthroughs in the battle against Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) terrorists and in the ongoing Read More

Watch Russian Tu-160s drill with Venezuelan jets from INSIDE strategic bomber’s cockpit (VIDEOS)

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After Russian Tu-160 strategic bombers performed a rare 10-hour-long practice flight with the Venezuelan Air Force over the Caribbean, the Defense Ministry has released footage showing the drill from a unique perspective. During the flight mission, which lasted roughly ten hours, two White Swans practiced “interaction” with Venezuela’s Su-30 and F-16 fighter jets which shadowed Read More

‘US stole from Honduras more’: Migrants at US border demand $50k ‘reparations’, faster processing

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Two groups of Central American migrants, a fraction of the 7,000-strong human tide that massed at the border during US elections, are demanding speedy approval of their asylum claims – or $50,000 to go home. One group of about 100 Hondurans has asked the Trump administration to pay them $50,000 each to leave if they Read More

Asian shares, sterling up on pause in Brexit, trade fears

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Asian shares and the pound moved higher on Thursday as investors breathed a sigh of relief after British Prime Minister Theresa May survived a no-confidence vote, and as China appeared to be taking more steps to meet U.S. demands to open its markets. FILE PHOTO: An investor sits in front of a Read More

Ex-lawyer jailed for covering up Trump's 'dirty deeds'

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Donald Trump’s ex-lawyer, Michael Cohen, has been jailed for three years over hush money payments to two women. He was sentenced in New York for crimes including tax evasion, lying to Congress and arranging illicit payments to silence women who threatened Mr Trump’s presidential campaign in 2016. Prosecutors claimed Cohen paid adult film actress Stormy Read More

‘Spying & threats’: Assange complains of ‘more subtle’ silencing than Khashoggi

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Julian Assange has accused his Ecuadorean hosts of spying and feeding information to US authorities, and slammed attempts to block his journalistic work as a more subtle way of silencing than the murder of Jamal Khashoggi. Suggesting there were “facts of espionage” inside the embassy, the WikiLeaks co-founder expressed concern during a hearing in Quito Read More

Canada warns U.S. not to politicize extradition cases

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OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland on Wednesday warned the United States not to politicize extradition cases, a day after President Donald Trump said he could intervene in the affair of a Chinese executive detained in Canada at Washington’s request. Canada’s Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland speaks during a news conference in Ottawa, Ontario, Read More

North America to weigh on Under Armour's 2019 revenue growth, shares slide

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(Reuters) – Sportswear maker Under Armour Inc (UAA.N) on Wednesday forecast 2019 revenue growth and profit below Wall Street estimates on expectations of flat sales in North America, triggering a 11 percent drop in its shares. FILE PHOTO: An Under Armour logo is seen on a running shoe on display at an store in Chicago, Read More

United Airlines CEO doubles down on growth strategy as stock rides tailwind

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CHICAGO (Reuters) – With many rival airlines scaling back plans to add travel routes and seats in a bid to protect margins, Oscar Munoz is taking United Airlines in a different direction. United Airlines Chief Executive Officer Oscar Munoz poses for pictures in his office at the company’s headquarters in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., November 14, Read More