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    Huawei executive gets bail in case rattling China ties

    Agence France-Presse . Vancouver | Updated at 02:34pm on December 12, 2018

    A Canadian court granted bail on Tuesday to a top Chinese telecom company executive wanted in the United States in a case that has rattled...

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    Police sound ‘all clear’ after bomb threat at Facebook's Silicon Valley campus

    Reuters . San Francisco | Updated at 12:25pm on December 12, 2018

    A bomb threat prompted authorities on Tuesday to evacuate a building at the Silicon Valley headquarters of Facebook Inc, police said, but gave the ‘all...

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    Trump says could intervene in Chinese exec's case

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:22am on December 12, 2018

    US president Donald Trump said in an interview Tuesday that he may intervene in the US case against a top Huawei executive detained and bailed...

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    Accused attacks cops in Ctg

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 01:59am on December 12, 2018

    A fugitive accused sustained bullet injuries in police firing after he allegedly swooped on law enforcers with a lethal weapon at Asadganj in the city...

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    Thousands without power in US southeast after snow storm

    Reuters . Atlanta | Updated at 01:58am on December 12, 2018

    At least three people had died and thousands of homes were left without power in the Carolinas and Virginia early on Tuesday after a storm...

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    Heavy screen time appears to impact childrens’ brains

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on December 11, 2018

    Researchers have found ‘different patterns’ in brain scans among children who record heavy smart device and video game use, according to initial data from a...

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    ‘I can’t breathe’ were Khashoggi’s final words

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:22am on December 10, 2018

    Jamal Khashoggi’s final words were ‘I can’t breathe,’ CNN said Sunday, citing a source who has read the transcript of an audio tape of the...

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    Trump administration departures, resignations and firings

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 11:09am on December 09, 2018

    President Donald Trump said on Saturday that White House chief of staff John Kelly will leave his job at the end of the year, extending...

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    CNN offices evacuated after bomb threat

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 01:18am on December 08, 2018

    CNN’s New York offices were evacuated Thursday night after a bomb threat, but no explosive was found and police later gave the all clear, the...

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    Trump golf club employs undocumented workers

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on December 08, 2018

    Undocumented migrants have been working for US president Donald Trump’s luxury golf club in New Jersey, despite his denunciation of illegal immigration and insistence on...