Bolton frustrated Western Sahara conflict has not been resolved

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 10:57
U.S. national security adviser John Bolton said on Thursday he had great "frustration" over the fact that the conflict in Western Sahara has not been resolved.
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Yemen's Houthis agree in principle to U.N. role at Sanaa airport

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 10:05
Yemen's Houthis have agreed in principle on a United Nation's role in Sanaa airport, a spokesman for the armed movement said in Sweden on Thursday.
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Weakened May turns to Brussels for Brexit help, but EU cautious

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 09:52
Britain's weakened prime minister, Theresa May, said on Thursday she did not expect to secure an immediate breakthrough in Brexit talks that would provide her fractured party with the kind of reassurances needed to get her deal through parliament.
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Apple deepens ties with Austin, to spend $1 billion on new campus

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 09:49
Apple Inc said on Thursday it would spend $1 billion to build a second campus in Austin, Texas that will house up to 15,000 workers as part of a broader push by several U.S. companies to create more jobs at home.
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Yemen's warring parties agree to Hodeidah ceasefire at end of peace talks

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 09:46
Yemen's warring parties agreed to a ceasefire in the Houthi-held port city of Hodeidah and placing it under local control at the close of talks on Thursday in a breakthrough for U.N.-led peace efforts to end the war.
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EU leaders arrive for two-day summit dominated by Brexit

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 09:43
European Union leaders arrive in Brussels for two days of talks on Brexit, the euro zone, migration and Russia, among others.
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Wall Street rises at open on trade optimism

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 09:36
U.S. stocks opened higher on Thursday, led by technology shares, as signs of progress between the United States and China on resolving their bitter trade dispute continued to boost sentiment.
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U.S. weekly jobless claims near 49-year low; import prices fall

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 09:06
The number of Americans filing applications for jobless benefits tumbled to near 49-year lows last week, which could ease concerns about a slowdown in the labor market and economy.
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U.S. weekly jobless claims drop to near 49-year low

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 08:35
The number of Americans filing applications for jobless benefits tumbled to near a 49-year low last week, which could ease concerns about a slowdown in the labor market and economy.
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Trump intervention comment may be gift to Huawei CFO

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 08:32
Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou, released on bail on Tuesday to await a ruling on U.S. extradition at one of her luxury Vancouver homes, may have received welcome ammunition in court from an unlikely source - President Donald Trump.
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Exclusive: China makes first big U.S. soybean purchase since Trump-Xi truce

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 08:30
China on Wednesday made its first major purchases of U.S. soybeans since President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping struck a trade war truce earlier this month, providing some relief to U.S. farmers who have struggled to find buyers for their record-large harvest.
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Stocks wait for ECB signals, pound strong after Brexit drama

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 08:13
Santa made a lackluster attempt to deliver his traditional end of year rally on Thursday, as world stocks squeezed out a third day of gains and the pound and the euro both stayed firm after the latest bout of Brexit drama.
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U.N. chief says Yemen's warring parties agree to ceasefire in Hodeidah

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 08:12
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Thursday that Yemen’s warring parties have agreed to a ceasefire in the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah.
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Beijing eases back on 'Made in China 2025' amid trade talks with U.S.

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 07:50
China appears to be easing its high-tech industrial development push, dubbed "Made in China 2025," which has long irked the United States, amid talks between the two countries to reduce trade tensions, according to new guidance to local governments.
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Christmas market gunman evades French police two days after attack

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 07:47
The death toll in an attack on Strasbourg's Christmas market rose to three on Thursday as police searched through eastern France and manned checkpoints on the German border in a hunt for the fugitive gunman.
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Detained in China: Canadian businessman known for ties to North Korean leader

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 07:42
Canadian Michael Spavor has jet skied with Kim Jong Un, felt the ground shake from a North Korean nuclear test, and now it appears, been detained by Chinese authorities.
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Slovak PM says EU has no intention of reopening Brexit deal

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 06:24
The chance of a hard Brexit is getting closer and the European Union has no intention of renegotiating its divorce agreement with Britain, Slovak Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini said on Thursday.
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Brexit clarifications possible, but no further negotiations: EU's Oettinger

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 06:24
The European Union is open to add clarifications to the Brexit deal but there won't be further negotiations in substance on issues such as the backstop solution on Northern Ireland, European Commissioner Guenther Oettinger said on Thursday.
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France ready to take Strasbourg suspect dead or alive, says government spokesman

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 05:56
Hundreds of police scoured eastern France on Thursday for a fugitive gunman behind a deadly Strasbourg Christmas market attack that left two people dead and six others fighting for their lives.
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Strasbourg shooting death toll rises to three

World News - Thu, 2018-12-13 05:55
The death toll from the gun attack on Strasbourg's Christmas market rose to three on Thursday after a wounded victim died, the Paris prosecutor's office said.
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