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Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on Wednesday which expands the procedure for residents of Ukraine's eastern Donetsk and Lugansk regions to obtain Russian citizenship, according to The Kyiv Post. Putin already issued a decree in April which simplified the process for Ukrainians in "certain areas" of Luhansk and Donetsk to get Russian citizenship. Ukraine, the European Union, and other Western countries objected to the decree as an attempt to undermine Ukrainian sovereignty.

TUNIS - The Islamic State group has called for more attacks in Tunisia in a rare propaganda video purportedly filmed by the jihadists in the North African nation. It comes

The family of a jailed British-Iranian woman says she has been taken to the psychiatric ward of a hospital in Tehran. The case has fueled tensions between Iran and the UK amid attempts to salvage a 2015 nuclear deal. ...

UberEats says it is changing its contracts with restaurants so they no longer shoulder the burden of refunds for dodgy deliveries. ...

An inquest said the three terrorists who killed eight people during an attack at London Bridge were lawfully shot dead by armed police officers after they ignored initial warning shouts on Tuesday, according to BBC News. The jury deliberated for three and a half hours before it reached its decision. Khuram Butt, and his accomplices, Rachid Redouane and Youssef Zaghba, first ran over several pedestrians during the June 2017 attack before stabbing several more people within 10 minutes. Armed

Christine Lagarde has said she will step down as managing director of the International

Vessel stopped transmitting its location on Saturday, when it was pointing toward Iran Tracking data showing an oil tanker that was heading towards Iranian waters and stopped transmitting its location on Saturday night has raised concerns about the status of the vessel amid heightened tensions

General News Bitcoin Suisse , the Swiss crypto broker, has applied for banking and securities dealer licenses from Switzerland’s finance regulator, joining several other hopefuls from the cryptocurrency space including Bank Seba and blockchain startup Signum. Facebook’s Senate hearing is today, with the House panel’s hearing following on tomorrow. David Marcus, Facebook’s blockchain lead, will testify at both. He expects “that this will be the broadest, most extensive, and most careful

Commercial and cargo flights can now fully access Pakistani airspace for the first time since a skirmish with India in February. The airspace closure had caused costly diversions to international flights. ...

Iran is hoping to attract up to one million Chinese tourists from next month in a bid to shore up its falling economy, badly hit by US sanctions.Vali Teymouri, Iran's deputy director for tourism affairs, told the South China Morning Post that the Iranian government’s new visa waiver program for Chinese visitors – first announced in June – could be implemented as early as the end of this month.Teymouri said Iran expected to “attract one million Chinese in the near future” through the…

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You may be looking to save money by paying lower homeowners insurance premiums, but then you may end up with less coverage than you need. Learn more about how to calculate the amount of coverage you need.

The US Federal Trade Commission has voted to approve a fine of about $5bn for Facebook over privacy violations, according to a report. ...

Ned Sharpless, the Acting Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, issued a statement on Thursday which said the FDA was committed to overseeing the manufacturing, marketing, and sales of e-cigarettes, according to Reuters. The statement came one day before a federal judge ordered the FDA to impose a 10-month deadline for the submission of e-cigarette applications, which puts more pressure on e-cigarette companies like Juul Labs Inc for their continued popularity among underage users.

The World Wildlife Fund said half of the shark and ray species in the Mediterranean sea were under threat on Friday, with nearly a third already fished to the brink of extinction, according to The Brussels Times. Even though sharks are one of the apex predators of the sea, they are still at risk of disappearing from both overfishing and plastic pollution. The report was released just before Shark Awareness Day said Libya and Tunisia were two of the worst culprits in the…

Labor Secretary Alex Acosta resigned on Friday amid the continued fallout from his plea deal with billionaire Jeffrey Epstein who was charged with human trafficking girls as young as 14 last week by the FBI, according to BuzzFeed News. President Donald Trump announced Acosta's resignation with the Labor Secretary at his side. Trump said the secretary made the decision to resign. “I thought the right thing was to step aside,” Acosta said. Trump was defensive of Acosta earlier this week, claiming

Transparency International and Afrobarometer released the latest edition of the Global Corruption Barometer for Africa on Thursday which indicated most people on the continent think corruption is growing and governments are not doing enough to combat the spread, according to Deutsche Welle. The report said one in three Africans believe corruption is endemic in politics in their home country after the organizations surveyed more than 47,000 participants across 35 countries. The Democratic

President Donald Trump's Labor Secretary Alex Acosta defended his actions during a press conference on Wednesday over his role in prosecuting billionaire Jeffrey Epstein a decade ago, according to The Guardian. Acosta has faced accusations of prosecutorial malfeasance since many felt state prosecutors allowed Epstein to walk away from the charges of sexual assault. The Miami Herald even called Acosta's actions the "deal of a lifetime" for Epstein, though the Labor Secretary said he secured a

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Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini attended the closure of what once was Europe's largest migrant reception center in Mineo, Sicily on Tuesday, according to BBC News. Salvini, of the right-wing League Party live-streamed his tour of the empty Mineo center after previously campaigning heavily on a hardline stance on migration. "Promise kept," Salvini said after the center's final inhabitants were removed last week as they were sent to another center in Calabria. Salvini previously claimed

In February this year, a holiday in paradise turned into a nightmare for one French family. Soon after their arrival in Costa Rica, their unvaccinated five-year-old son developed measles, the country’s first case since 2014. The parents, also unvaccinated, tested positive for the virus too. They were

Even though officials from Ontario were blaming a shortage of legal cannabis from the federal government for its slow rollout of retail outlets on Monday, federal officials and regulatory bodies from other provinces disputed those claims, according to Reuters. Experts also cautioned how the slow rollout is likely feeding a growing black market in Canada's most populous province. Canada became the first G7 country to legalize recreational cannabis in October 2018, but the effort has been

One man was killed and three other workers were injured when a stadium in southern China collapsed during demolition work on Monday.The Shenzhen Stadium came down at about 11.40am while the work was being carried out and the cause of the collapse was being investigated, the Futian district government said.By 12.30pm, two workers had been rescued from the rubble and were taken to hospital, where one – a 50-year-old man surnamed Wang – later died, the government said.Two other workers who were…

Porters, cleaners and security staff in Bradford plan to walk out for seven days More than 300 hospital staff in Bradford are to strike this week in a dispute over what union leaders have described as the “backdoor privatisation” of the NHS. Porters, cleaners and security staff voted to take

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Consider negotiating with your seller over repair needs that are revealed during the escrow period
The last thing that you want as a home buyer is a surprise when it comes to the condition of the house that you one day hope to live in. Unfortunately, however, surprises arise often during property sales. One of the most frustrating surprises for both buyers and sellers occurs when the buyer’s home inspector discovers a previously unknown defect in the property.
Home defects can…