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There were no caps imposed on Libya or Nigeria but they pledged to contribute to supply cuts when their production stabilises. Opec's compliance with production cuts has improved while oil demand remains healthy. Earlier this year, Brent was in a "contango" situation, where nearby contracts traded at a discount to those farther out. The resumption of oil demand growth in industrial nations and strong consumption in China are key in driving oil demand up 1.88 million bpd in 2017 ...
  • 2 students arrested after gun fired at Collinsville school bus stop

    2 students arrested after gun fired at Collinsville school bus stop

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    The officer found the student and recovered a loaded.22-caliber handgun on a seat in the bus where the student was sitting, police said. Today, school administrators were alerted about the possibility of a weapon on campus. Chittim said she believes this was an isolated incident. The boy got the gun from his house, police said. Before those incidents, the last time a county student brought a gun to school was in 2013, when an unloaded shotgun and ammo were found inside a student's auto on ...
  • Minnesota man has missing family in Puerto Rico

    Minnesota man has missing family in Puerto Rico

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    Sen. "We are literally unloading water and supplies on an hourly basis, and we're going to be deploying navy ships", Trump said during a joint news conference with Mariano Rajoy, the visiting president of the government of Spain. About 44 percent of Puerto Rico's population now lacks access to clean drinking water, the U.S. Defense Department said. "I guess when I got anxious is when they began saying Maria would be the strongest storm in modern recorded history", Santiago says.
  • New US sanctions hit 8 N. Korean banks, 26 bank workers

    New US sanctions hit 8 N. Korean banks, 26 bank workers

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    At the United Nations on Monday, the North's top diplomat, Ri Yong Ho , argued that Trump's Twitter blast gives it the right to shoot down USA warplanes, like the strategic bombers Washington flew close to the border between the two Koreas over the weekend.
  • I Will Negotiate With Dems on Health Care in Coming Months

    I Will Negotiate With Dems on Health Care in Coming Months

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    Trump said he does have confidence in Mitch McConnell despite earlier criticizing the Senate majority leader for failing to round up the votes to pass health care. Trump says that he's nearly certain Republicans have the votes to pass legislation to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's signature heath care law.
  • Shooting prompts closure of I-80 in Bay Area

    Shooting prompts closure of I-80 in Bay Area

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    I-80 was shut down in both directions near MacArthur Maze when police became involved in a vehicle chase and shootout with an individual wanted in connection with a homicide . Officers negotiated with the suspect until he opened fire at them. "I heard shot, after shot after shot". A Facebook Live video shot from the air showed the man emerging from the SUV and taking a step before falling to the ground.
  • Rockslide on El Capitan has rangers investigating for victims in Yosemite

    Rockslide on El Capitan has rangers investigating for victims in Yosemite

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    One person is confirmed dead, and one inured as officials continue their search for victims. This is the area where Horsetail Falls flows in winter and spring conditions. Another person was airlifted to receive medical care outside of the park. The park remains open and visitor services are not affected, according to officials.
  • Local Women Organize Relief Effort For Puerto Rico

    Local Women Organize Relief Effort For Puerto Rico

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    Rodriguez said she called the shipping company to make sure she could ship the generator along with her other donations - and her heart broke. After a story was posted September 25 on ManchesterInkLink, Rodriguez received several potential solutions to the problem she was facing - a transport company out of Worcester, Mass., that last week had promised her free shipping on collected essentials, including water, diapers, batteries, and dry goods - reneged on the offer Monday.
  • Confederate Flag Flyers With Cotton Found On American University Campus

    Confederate Flag Flyers With Cotton Found On American University Campus

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    Kendi , founder of the Antiracist Research and Policy Center at AU, presented his plans for the new center. The Eagle reports that the fliers were pinned to bulletin boards and that stalks of cotton were taped to them. "After attending Dr. Ibram Kendi's program to share the vision for his Anti-Racist Research and Policy Center last night, I was angered and saddened to learn that racist posters with confederate flags and cotton were posted in several locations on campus".
  • Hate crime? Ally Steinfeld Missouri transgender teen murdered after coming out

    Hate crime? Ally Steinfeld Missouri transgender teen murdered after coming out

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    The Texas County Sheriff's Office is investigating the murder, but authorities didn't say why it wasn't considered a hate crime . Steinfeld posted on her Instagram account in May that she was coming out as transgender . In another she wrote that she was "Trans male to female" and identified as both a lesbian and pansexual. In an Instagram post from June, Steinfeld said that she was "proud to be trans".
  • Labour MP Emma Dent Coad defends 'vroom vroom' Prince Harry slur

    Labour MP Emma Dent Coad defends 'vroom vroom' Prince Harry slur

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    Harry is now in Toronto hosting the Invictus Games for wounded soldiers. Emma Dent Coad wrongly claimed the fifth in line to the throne failed his Army helicopter pilot exams and played no active part in battle. Later, she said she would "hold her hands up" if she was wrong. Defence minister Tobias Ellwood last night called on Miss Dent Coad to attend the Invictus Games herself to see how the prince "inspires our injured heroes".