New Mexico family believed dead boy's spirit would lead attacks: prosecutors

World News - 3 hours 36 min ago
A 3-year-old boy found buried at a New Mexico desert compound died in a ritual to "cast out demonic spirits," but his extended family believed he would "return as Jesus" to identify "corrupt" targets for them to attack, prosecutors said in court on Monday.
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Musk says Silver Lake, Goldman advising on taking Tesla private

World News - 4 hours 1 min ago
Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk tweeted on Monday that he was working with buyout firm Silver Lake and investment bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc as financial advisers on his plan to take the U.S. electric car maker private.
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China blames 'ulterior motives' for criticism of its Xinjiang policies

World News - 4 hours 8 min ago
Anti-China forces are behind criticism of policies in the far western region of Xinjiang, the Chinese foreign ministry said on Tuesday, after a U.N. panel aired accusations that a million ethnic Uighurs may be held in internment camps there.
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China rejects allegations of detaining million Uighurs in camps in Xinjiang

World News - 4 hours 8 min ago
China rejected on Monday allegations raised by a U.N. panel that 1 million Uighurs may be held in internment camps in the restive Xinjiang region, but said that some people underwent re-education after being deceived by extremists.
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China angered at new U.S. defense act, to assess content

World News - Mon, 2018-08-13 23:19
China on Tuesday condemned measures targeting it in a new U.S. defense act, saying it would comprehensively assess aspects that beef up the role of a key panel tasked with reviewing foreign investment proposals.
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Trump signs defense policy bill with watered-down China measures

World News - Mon, 2018-08-13 23:19
U.S. President Donald Trump signed a $716 billion defense policy bill on Monday that authorizes military spending and includes watered-down controls on U.S. government contracts with China's ZTE Corp and Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL].
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Australian archbishop begins home detention over sex abuse cover-up

World News - Mon, 2018-08-13 23:00
A former Australian archbishop, the most senior Catholic cleric in the world convicted of concealing child sex abuse, was spared jail on Tuesday when he was ordered to serve his one-year sentence at home.
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China expresses strong dissatisfaction at new U.S. defense act

World News - Mon, 2018-08-13 22:50
China's foreign ministry said on Tuesday it expressed strong dissatisfaction at "negative content related to China" in the new U.S. defense act.
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Asia tries to find its footing, China disappoints

World News - Mon, 2018-08-13 22:30
Asian share markets fought to regain their footing on Tuesday as tremors from the collapse of the Turkish lira ebbed, though sentiment took a fresh knock when Chinese economic data proved softer than expected.
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Cuba's proposed new constitution: what will change

World News - Mon, 2018-08-13 22:26
Cuba has begun a public debate on issues ranging from one-party rule and socialism to inequality, gay rights, private property and restructuring of the country's government as it moves to replace a Cold War-era constitution.
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Trump backs boycott of Harley Davidson in steel tariff dispute

World News - Mon, 2018-08-13 22:05
President Donald Trump backed boycotting American motorcycle manufacturer Harley Davidson Inc on Sunday, the latest salvo in a dispute between the company and Trump over tariffs on steel.
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Musk says working with Silver Lake, Goldman on proposal to take Tesla private

World News - Mon, 2018-08-13 22:02
Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said on Monday he was working with Silver Lake Partners and Goldman Sachs Group Inc for financial advice on his proposal to take the electric car company private.
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Keeping Tesla shares may not be an option for some big funds

World News - Mon, 2018-08-13 22:02
Elon Musk wants to take Tesla Inc private, but some of his big investors may not be able to follow.
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Major Tesla owner Fidelity trimmed stake last quarter: SEC filing

World News - Mon, 2018-08-13 22:02
Major Tesla Inc shareholder, Fidelity Investments, cut its stake in the electric automaker by 21 percent during the second quarter, before Chief Executive Elon Musk announced his plan to take the company private earlier this month.
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Tesla short sellers trim exposure but stay the course

World News - Mon, 2018-08-13 22:02
Short sellers betting against Tesla Inc trimmed their exposure to the electric car maker's stock on Monday after Chief Executive Elon Musk gave new information about his proposal to take the company private.
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Venezuela gasoline prices should rise to international levels: Maduro

World News - Mon, 2018-08-13 22:00
Venezuela's heavily subsidized domestic gasoline prices should rise to international levels to avoid billions of dollars in annual losses due to fuel smuggling, President Nicolas Maduro said in a televised address on Monday.
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Japan's Akihito pushed imperial boundaries to reach out to Asia

World News - Mon, 2018-08-13 21:52
When Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko stood, heads bowed, at a seaside cliff on Saipan 60 years after a bloody World War Two battle, their silent prayers conveyed a message many felt resonated louder than words.
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Musk talking to Saudi fund, others as he seeks Tesla buyout financing

World News - Mon, 2018-08-13 21:19
Elon Musk on Monday explained what he meant by tweeting "funding secured" to take Tesla Inc private: he is confident a deal can be done but has not yet finalized a plan.
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China to 'comprehensively' assess new U.S. defense act

World News - Mon, 2018-08-13 21:10
China's Commerce Ministry said on Tuesday it will comprehensively assess a new U.S. defense act that strengthens the role of a key committee tasked with reviewing proposed foreign investment, and called for fair treatment of Chinese investors.
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Judge orders home detention for Australian archbishop over sex abuse cover-up

World News - Mon, 2018-08-13 20:59
A former Australian archbishop, the most senior Catholic cleric in the world convicted of concealing child sex abuse, was spared jail on Tuesday when he was ordered to serve his one-year sentence at home.
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