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Drug Companies Reach $215 Million Settlement in US Opioid Case

The deal comes just hours before the opening arguments in a court in Cleveland

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Reuters
No more delays, UK PM Johnson appeals to parliament to back Brexit bill

Prime Minister Boris Johnson appealed to lawmakers on Monday to approve his Brexit bill this week, saying neither he, the European Union or the public wanted any more delays to Britain's departure from the bloc.

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Vox news
The past 24 hours in Syria news, explained

A US military convoy takes part in joint patrol with Turkey in the Syrian village of al-Hashisha on the outskirts of Tal Abyad town along the border with Turkey, on September 8, 2019. | Delil Souleiman/AFP/Getty Images US troops leave for Iraq. Trump rejects a plan to keep some service members in northern Syria. And he gets accused of encouraging genocide. The effects of President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw US ...

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NBC News
Storm system that tore across Texas leaves one dead in Arkansas

The storm produced a tornado in the Dallas area with wind speeds of 140 mph, the National Weather Service said.

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Vox news
Mark Zuckerberg is the new political villian for the Democratic Party

Mark Zuckerberg in 2018 at Sun Valley, a conference featuring other billionaires. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images Charles Koch. Sheldon Adelson. Mark Zuckerberg? Everyone running for president, it seems, has their own reason for pushing Mark Zuckerberg away. To Elizabeth Warren, he is a threat to democracy. To Pete Buttigieg, he is a political liability. And to the Democratic base as a whole ahead of 2020, he is ...

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Reuters
Trump exhorts Republicans to 'get tougher' against impeachment inquiry

President Donald Trump on Monday exhorted fellow Republicans to get tougher and fight for him, saying the Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives wants to impeach him "as quick as possible" over his request that Ukraine investigate a domestic political rival.

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The Hill
Mulvaney faces uncertain future after public gaffes

Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney is finding himself on shaky ground following a pair of public appearances that produced more problems than solutions for his boss, President Trump.The former South Ca...

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The Verge
Google got wireless charging right on the Pixel 4

Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Google sort of botched wireless charging on the Pixel 3 last year. Only customers who bought the company’s own Pixel Stand accessory and a very small selection of third-party chargers were able to juice up the Pixel 3 at the fastest possible wireless charging speeds. Everyone else using their existing mats and charging stands were limited to a much slower 5-watt charge. But Google has righted this mistake ...

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Reuters
Trade hopes move S&P 500 close to new record high

The benchmark S&P 500 stock index rose within striking distance of a record high on Monday as further signs of progress toward resolution of the U.S.-China trade war boosted shares in sectors sensitive to trade and the global economy.

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USA Today
Deep-sea explorers find Battle of Midway warships

Deep-sea explorers scouring the world’s oceans for sunken World War II ships have found a second Japanese warship deep in the Pacific where one of the most decisive battles of the time took place. (Oct. 20)       

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Reuters
Spanish PM visits Barcelona, criticizes regional chief

Spain's acting prime minister Pedro Sanchez made a quick visit to Catalonia on Monday after a week of separatist unrest but spurned the pro-independence regional chief, accusing him of failing in his duty to restore order.

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Reuters
Apology accepted, Hong Kong's Muslims lament water cannon staining mosque

Municipal workers scrubbed away noxious blue dye from the steps of Hong Kong's biggest mosque on Monday, while Muslim worshippers expressed frustration over police firing a water cannon outside the mosque during a large anti-government march.

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Business Insider
ISIS is reportedly using popular Gen Z app TikTok as its newest recruitment tool

Members of the Islamic State have reportedly posted propaganda videos on TikTok of fighters and young women, which have since been deleted.

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The Guardian
New Orleans Pelicans lose No1 pick Zion Williamson on eve of NBA season

19-year-old ruled out for up to eight weeks with knee injuryDuke star is most anticipated rookie since LeBron JamesZion Williamson, arguably the most highly-touted NBA rookie since LeBron James, will miss a significant part of the upcoming season.The New Orleans Pelicans, who picked the 19-year-old as the No1 overall selection in this year’s draft, confirmed Williamson underwent surgery ...

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CNN
Fact-checking Trump's shifting narrative on Adam Schiff

Over the last two years, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff, has been a constant target of President Donald Trump's ire.

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Business Insider
The best budget smartphones

Good smartphones no longer cost a fortune. We've rounded up the best budget phones you can buy that actually perform really well.

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NBC News
Supreme Court wipes out ruling on Michigan partisan gerrymander

The court had already declared in June that such challenges involve an essentially political issue, beyond the authority of federal courts to resolve.

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Reuters
Thai king strips 'disloyal' new royal consort of titles

Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn has stripped his newly named royal consort of her titles and military ranks for being "disloyal" and conducting a rivalry with Queen Suthida, the palace said late on Monday.

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United Press International
Dunkin' to sell 'Beyond' sausage sandwich next month

Dunkin' announced Monday it is joining the trend for plant-based meats -- saying it will introduce a "Beyond Sausage Sandwich" nationally next month.

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Business Insider
'Pretty Little Liars' star Shay Mitchell gave birth to her first ...

The 32-year-old actress and her boyfriend, Matte Babel, previously revealed they were expecting a girl with a gender reveal video on YouTube.

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Forbes
Why The T-Mobile Sprint Merger May Help Your Business

Despite the fact that 16 state attorneys general and some consumer advocacy organizations are doing their best to derail the planned merger between T-Mobile and Sprint, this move may be a significant benefit to your business.

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Business Insider
Google just hired a former Microsoft exec to spearhead G Suite, the productivity software that's going after one ...

Google has hired Microsoft's former head of Cortana, Javier Soltero, as its new VP of G Suite. Soltero will report to Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian.

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Al Jazeera
Native American tribe regains island taken after 1860 massacre

Most of an island off northern California will again belong to the Wiyot Tribe, which was decimated by settlers in 1860.

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Reuters
Trump's Vuitton visit stirs discord at the brand as designer hits out

Louis Vuitton designer Nicolas Ghesquiere has hit out at Donald Trump after the U.S. president inaugurated one of the brand's factories last week, distancing himself from a visit that was attended by top executives from parent group LVMH.

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CBS News
Pilot: Crew members "lost consciousness" due to fumes in cabin

Two crew members and a passenger on an American Airlines plane have been taken to a hospital in Dublin after fumes from spilled cleaning fluid caused an emergency landing

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BBC
Hard Rock Hotel construction site cranes destroyed

Two cranes were destroyed after the partial collapse of the Hard Rock Hotel last week.

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USA Today
We've already seen 780 anti-Semitic incidents this year and it's 'horrifying,' group says

At least 12 white supremacists have been arrested for their roles in attacks or plots against the Jewish community in the United States.        

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CBS News
Deadly Legionnaires' outbreak in North Carolina

North Carolina health officials say four people have died from Legionnaires' disease. Officials have confirmed 141 cases involving residents from counties and multiple states. They say that most patients attended the NC Mountain State Fair in Fletcher. CBS affiliate WSPA-TV reports.

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Business Insider
Bitcoin 101: Your essential guide to cryptocurrency

Bitcoin is everywhere. The cryptocurrency is seemingly in the news every day as investors and businesses try to understand the future of this digital finance.

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Reuters
Rioting migrants torch cars, injure policeman at Maltese holding ...

Rioting migrants in Malta set at least five staff cars on fire and injured a policeman in their holding center as they demanded their freedom.

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