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YAHOO-US Supreme Court to decide ‘battle of the toilets’

Washington (AFP) – The US Supreme Court said Friday that it will decide which bathrooms should be used by transgender people, a highly sensitive question with national political resonance. The case involves 17-year-old Gavin Grimm, who was born a female but identifies as a male. Grimm filed suit to be allowed to use the boys’ bathroom at his high school

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Russian, US jets had near miss over Syria: US officials – YAHOO

YAHOO-Aboard a US military aircraft (AFP) – A Russian fighter flew dangerously close to a US warplane over eastern Syria, US defence officials said Friday, highlighting the risks of a serious mishap in the increasingly crowded airspace. The “near miss” occurred late on October 17, when a Russian jet that was escorting a larger spy plane manoeuvred near an American

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Silicon Valley all-in for Hillary Clinton

Silicon Valley, the hub of the US tech industry, is traditionally a Democratic political stronghold. But that has perhaps never more been more true than in this election year, with a presidential contest featuring a Republican nominee seen here as more interested in returning to the past than building the future. It is no understatement to say Donald Trump is

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AT&T-Time Warner may signal start of new media industry consolidation

The tie-up of AT&T Inc and Time Warner Inc, bringing together one of the country’s largest wireless and pay TV providers and cable networks like HBO, CNN and TBS, could kick off a new round of industry consolidation amid massive changes in how people watch TV. FOR THE FULL STORY FOLLOW THE LINK  –JR https://ca.news.yahoo.com/t-time-warner-may-signal-start-media-industry-120855460–finance.html  

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US warns citizens of ‘attack, kidnapping risk’ in Istanbul

–The United States has warned its citizens of the potential risk of terror attack or attempted kidnapping of foreigners in Istanbul, which has been rocked by several bombings this year. The consulate in Istanbul said in a message late Saturday that extremist groups continued their “aggressive efforts” to attack Americans and other foreigners in the city. READ THE FULL STORY

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