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›  Democrat Jones wins U.S. Senate seat in Alabama in blow to Trump
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Reuters) - Democrat Doug Jones won a bitter fight for a U.S. Senate seat in deeply conservative Alabama on Tuesday, dealing a political blow to President Donald Trump in a race defined by sexual misconduct accusations against Republican candidate Roy Moore.
›  Accused NYC bomber to formally face terrorism charges as soon as Wednesday
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Bangladeshi man accused of attempting a suicide bombing in one of New York City's busiest commuter hubs is expected to be formally charged as early as Wednesday with supporting a foreign terrorist organization and other crimes.
›  U.S. says hacker to plead guilty for role in 2016 cyber attacks
(Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice has caught one of the people involved in creating the Mirai botnet, a network of infected electronics equipment used to knock major websites offline in massive 2016 cyber attacks, according to court papers.
›  Obamacare sign-ups gain steam as 2018 deadline nears
NEW YORK (Reuters) - More than 1.07 million consumers selected 2018 Obamacare individual insurance plans on the HealthCare.gov website during the week ended Dec. 9, the U.S. government reported on Wednesday, indicating a pick up in the pace of enrollment as the Dec. 15 deadline nears.
›  Renewed winds, dry conditions hamper fight to tame California wildfire
CARPINTERIA, Calif. (Reuters) - Firefighters trying to tame a blaze that has destroyed hundreds of homes in Southern California were facing bone-dry conditions and the return of powerful wind gusts on Wednesday.
›  U.N. expert says inmate U.S. torture continues at Guantanamo Bay
GENEVA (Reuters) - An inmate at the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo Bay is still being tortured, the U.N. special rapporteur on torture Nils Melzer said in a statement on Wednesday.
›  Tech sector loses champion in death of San Francisco mayor
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - San Francisco technology companies including Twitter, Salesforce.com, Uber and Airbnb lost an important ally on Tuesday with the sudden death of Mayor Ed Lee.
›  Minnesota Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith to replace Franken: report
(Reuters) - Minnesota's governor will appoint Democratic Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith as U.S. senator to replace Al Franken, who resigned after being accused of sexual harassment, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reported on Wednesday, citing sources.
›  After fires, Southern California faces risk of mudslides
CARPINTERIA, Calif./LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Firefighters in Southern California are slowly gaining control of one of the largest wildfires in state history, but residents may not enjoy much relief as experts said the flames are laying the groundwork for the next disaster - mudslides.
›  Manhattan luxury condo sales skew apartment prices: survey
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A boom in newly built luxury apartments in Manhattan has skewed prices for the overall residential real estate market in the borough and masked a sharp drop in transaction volume over the past five years, a property report on Wednesday showed.
 

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Democrat Jones wins U.S. Senate seat in Alabama in blow to Trump
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Reuters) - Democrat Doug Jones won a bitter fight for a U.S. Senate seat...
 
›  Accused NYC bomber to formally face terrorism charges as soon as Wednesday
›  U.S. says hacker to plead guilty for role in 2016 cyber attacks
›  Obamacare sign-ups gain steam as 2018 deadline nears
›  Renewed winds, dry conditions hamper fight to tame California wildfire
›  U.N. expert says inmate U.S. torture continues at Guantanamo Bay
›  Tech sector loses champion in death of San Francisco mayor
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Tillerson says U.S. ready to talk to North Korea; Japan wants pressure
WASHINGTON/SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson offered to begin direct...
 
›  Two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar: government
›  Palestinian leader says Trump's Jerusalem 'crime' prevents U.S. peace role
›  At least 39 Yemenis dead in Saudi-led raid on police camp in Sanaa: official
›  As resistance builds, Macron shifts focus away from euro reform
›  U.N. expert says inmate U.S. torture continues at Guantanamo Bay
›  Exclusive: After Grenfell fire, same builders rehired to replace dangerous cladding, Reuters finds
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Packers QB Rodgers says cleared to return from injury
(The Sports Xchange) - The uncertainty about whether Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron R...
 
›  Motor racing: Concerned Formula One drivers put on united front
›  People hope 'I break my neck' after Trump comments: Vonn
›  Ice Hockey: Russia's hockey league gives blessing for players to compete as neutrals at Olympics
›  Oscar Pistorius suffers bruise in prison fight
›  Highlights of Tuesday's NBA games
›  Boxing: Australian Horn beats Corcoran to retain world welterweight crown
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Wall Street scales higher on tech gains; Fed's rate decision awaited
(Reuters) - Wall Street indexes advanced on Wednesday as technology stocks gained and trad...
 
›  WTO struggles to hone global trade vision after U.S. turnabout
›  Trump to make final tax push as Republican negotiators near deal
›  Bitcoin fever exposes crypto-market frailties
›  U.S. core CPI slows in November, apparel prices tumble
›  Airbus leadership under fire as crisis deepens
›  Sports Direct shareholders veto payment to brother of founder Mike Ashley
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'Three Billboards' leads 2018 Screen Actors Guild nominations
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Small-town dramedy "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing...
 
›  Bon Jovi, Nina Simone among five Rock Hall of Fame inductees
›  Prince Harry's fiancee Meghan Markle to spend Christmas with UK royals
›  'The Last Jedi' seeks balance in a 'Star Wars' galaxy in tumult
›  British princes join Jedi knights at 'Star Wars' premiere in London
›  'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' mostly finds its force with critics
›  Adorable or deplorable? Porgs stir debate in 'Star Wars' galaxy
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Bitcoin fever exposes crypto-market frailties
LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - As bitcoin raced to another record high on Tuesday, one of the...
 
›  Google launching artificial intelligence research center in China
›  Behind bitcoin boom, Japanese retail investors pile in
›  Finisar gets $390 million from Apple to make more iPhone X chips
›  U.S. says hacker to plead guilty for role in 2016 cyber attacks
›  France proposes age-of-consent rule for Facebook users
›  T-Mobile to launch new television service in 2018, acquire Layer3 TV
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It's a rum thing: Madeira's lost spirit gets a boost
FUNCHAL, Portugal (Reuters) - The Portuguese island of Madeira is best known for its epony...
 
›  UK Princes William and Harry announce sculptor for new Diana statue
›  Egypt reveals artifacts, mummy from tombs in ancient city of Luxor
›  Russia's delayed Nureyev ballet to test Kremlin tolerance
›  High prices for haute cuisine in France this Christmas
›  Abu Dhabi to acquire Leonardo da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi': Christie's
›  Breast milk and soot mark Turkey's fading beauty
       
 
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