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French authorities declare the Calais migrant camp empty

France says Britain has accepted 274 children from among this group. "We have asked (those newly arrived) migrants to disperse". Authorities said four Afghans had been detained earlier Wednesday as suspects in the setting of the fires, which slightly injured one person who was taken to a hospital.



Ex-Bill Clinton aide memo roils wife's campaign over ethics

Dow donated $150,000 to the Foundation " for President Clinton to attend a Dow dinner in Davos ", Band said. Her critics have accused her of providing favors to foundation donors, though there has been no evidence of this. The Clinton campaign has made no response to the latest WikiLeaks revelation, other than to reiterate its denunciation of all the leaked documents as material "hacked by the Russian government and weaponized by WikiLeaks ".


South Africa's Guptas to challenge influence-peddling report at inquiry

South Africa's Guptas to challenge influence-peddling report at inquiry

A "Save South Africa" movement, formed by disgruntled business and civil service workers, as well as disaffected officials of Zuma's ruling African National Congress Party, protested government corruption across the rainbow nation. The long-awaited report into improper and unethical relations between President Jacob Zuma and the Indian Gupta family was released on Wednesday.


US Ready to Retaliate for Russian Cyberattack on Election

US Ready to Retaliate for Russian Cyberattack on Election

How does this threat stack up to previous elections? This US has publicly threatened "retaliatory" hacks against Russian Federation for weeks now, based on allegations that Russian Federation may have been involved in certain hacks related to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.


Italy says 2 kidnapped Italians, 1 Canadian freed in Libya

Italy says 2 kidnapped Italians, 1 Canadian freed in Libya

All three men are reported to have been in Libya working as construction workers on an airport. Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi thanked everyone who played a role in the men's release, especially the authorities and security forces in Libya.


Trump to campaign in southeast OH on Friday

Trump to campaign in southeast OH on Friday

According to Mook that early voting in Florida was up 52 percent over 2012 and up 16 percent over 2012 in North Carolina. Trump must win in Florida and North Carolina to have a realistic path to the White House. "We think that chance is remote, but we're not letting up", Mook said. Trump was recently in North Carolina on Thursday and his running mate Mike pence spoke at a campaign stop in Greenville Friday.