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Ohio's GOP treasurer plans another run for US Senate

Ohio's GOP treasurer plans another run for US Senate

Mandel, a 39-year-old Marine veteran who did two tours in Iraq, pledged to campaign to repeal President Barack Obama's health care law and institute term limits for Congress - repeating a theme he sounded in 2012 when he constantly referred to Brown as a career politician.



State aid for Monte dei Paschi 'ready'

Sources familiar with the talks between the bank and investors say a decision is likely by the end of this week. Renzi announced he would step down in the early hours of Monday after his constitutional reform was rejected by 59.1 percent of voters, a wider margin that had been expected.


Keith Ellison will resign Congress for DNC chair

Keith Ellison will resign Congress for DNC chair

The previous chair, Rep. "Though I love being in Congress because it allows me to serve my neighbors, I do think that it is more important to build, strengthen the DNC", Ellison said, adding that he'll continue to think about whether to stay in the House.


Julian Assange, WikiLeaks founder, opens up about Swedish rape claim, investigation

Julian Assange, WikiLeaks founder, opens up about Swedish rape claim, investigation

Assange did not mention in his statement that he reportedly had sex with a second Swedish woman during the same period, and that she went to police alleging Assange had resisted wearing a condom. "I was half asleep", S.W. texted on August 18, Assange said. "The only thing I can say is that Assange has low credibility and we will prove [that during the] prosecution".



Jayalalithaa buried as Marina turns into sea of mourners

Tamil Nadu is a state that is known for socially deviant politics between the political leaders, the warm and steady emotion around Jayalalithaa's health shows the popularity and affection towards her turn her from film actress to political leader of Tamil Nadu state.



Mass grief as Indian political star Jayalalithaa buried

Sri Lanka and Tamil Nadu are separated by a strip of sea. Other politicians who paid their respected to the deceased leader included former prime minister HD Deve Gowda, who is in New Delhi now, will be visiting Chennai to pay his last respects, party sources told PTI.