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Hurricane Willa grows to Category 5, headed for Mexico

Hurricane Willa grows to Category 5, headed for Mexico

SUMMARY: Just to the south of Hurricane Willa, Tropical Storm Vicente was forecast to weaken to a tropical depression Monday night or Tuesday morning.

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Hurricane Willa now Category 5 storm off Mexico's Pacific coast: Latest track, path, weather forecast today — live updates

Hurricane Willa now Category 5 storm off Mexico's Pacific coast: Latest track, path, weather forecast today — live updates

SUMMARY: MEXICO CITY — Hurricane Willa became a major Category 5 storm on Monday, sweeping toward Mexico's Pacific coast with winds of 160 mph, the National Hurricane Center said in its 2 p.m.

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Donald Trump: US will build up nuclear arsenal

Donald Trump: US will build up nuclear arsenal

SUMMARY: Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Trump says Russia has violated the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty, which he has threatened to abandonUS President Donald Trump has warned that the United States intended to build up its arsenal of nuclear weapons to put pressure on Russia and China.

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IEA: Insufficient LNG investment, lack of shipping capacity may pose energy risks

IEA: Insufficient LNG investment, lack of shipping capacity may pose energy risks

SUMMARY: The rise in buyers of liquefied natural gas has significantly increased demand for infrastructure, including methods of moving LNG around the world.

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Koreas to remove guns and guard posts from Panmunjom 'truce town'

Koreas to remove guns and guard posts from Panmunjom 'truce town'

SUMMARY: Image copyright Reuters Image caption Removing guns at the border is aimed at reducing tension between the two KoreasNorth and South Korea have agreed to remove guns and guard posts from Panmunjom, the "truce town" that straddles their border.

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Fiat Chrysler sells parts maker Magneti Marelli for $7.3 billion

Fiat Chrysler sells parts maker Magneti Marelli for $7.3 billion

SUMMARY: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles announced the sale of parts maker Magneti Marelli on Monday, to Calsonic Kansei, for $7.3 billion.

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Austin, Texas, issues boil water notice after historic flooding

Austin, Texas, issues boil water notice after historic flooding

SUMMARY: Photo courtesy of the Texas Game WardenOct. 22 (UPI) -- The city of Austin, Texas, issued a city-wide boil water notice Monday one week after unprecedented flooding in the region inundated water supply lakes and killed two people.

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Insider attack kills coalition soldier, 2 others in Afghanistan

Insider attack kills coalition soldier, 2 others in Afghanistan

SUMMARY: Afghan security officials secure a checkpoint in Bahsood district of Nangarhar province, Afghanistan on August 6.

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Gallup: More Americans than ever favor legalizing marijuana

Gallup: More Americans than ever favor legalizing marijuana

SUMMARY: Photo by Terry Schmitt/UPI | License PhotoOct. 22 (UPI) -- About two-thirds of Americans favor the legalization of marijuana -- the greatest majority ever recorded, Gallup said in a survey Monday.

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Khashoggi death: Saudi Arabia says journalist was murdered

Khashoggi death: Saudi Arabia says journalist was murdered

SUMMARY: Reuters news agency reported on Sunday it had spoken to a Saudi official who said Khashoggi had died in a chokehold after resisting attempts to return him to Saudi Arabia.

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Jair Bolsonaro speech, son's comments about top court heat up Brazil elections

Jair Bolsonaro speech, son's comments about top court heat up Brazil elections

SUMMARY: Celso de Mello, a member of the court, told Folha de Sao Paulo he considered the comments as supporting a coup.

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Advanced Electronics award bumped to $28M by Saudi government

Advanced Electronics award bumped to $28M by Saudi government

SUMMARY: NavyOct. 22 (UPI) -- Advanced Electronics has received a $9.4 million award modification to a previous foreign military sales contract with the country of Saudi Arabia.

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Exploding toilet tanks prompt recall of pressure-assisted flushing systems

Exploding toilet tanks prompt recall of pressure-assisted flushing systems

SUMMARY: About 1.4 million Flushmate II 501-B pressure-assisted flushing systems were recalled on Monday, after complaints about toilet tank explosions.

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Watch live: Donald Trump rallies in Houston to support Sen. Ted Cruz

Watch live: Donald Trump rallies in Houston to support Sen. Ted Cruz

SUMMARY: Oct. 22 (UPI) -- President Donald Trump will speak Monday afternoon in Houston at a rally in support of Sen. Ted Cruz.

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YouTube pours money into how-to videos

YouTube pours money into how-to videos

SUMMARY: Image copyright In A Nutshell Image caption In A Nutshell produces animated learning videosCF: What sort of learning videos are you funding?

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Norwegian hero who blew up Nazi plant during World War II dies at 99

Norwegian hero who blew up Nazi plant during World War II dies at 99

SUMMARY: Inaugurated in 2014 by Roenneberg, the granite monument carries the names of all the men who took part in the World War II raid.

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Trump: US to begin cutting foreign aid over migrant caravan

Trump: US to begin cutting foreign aid over migrant caravan

SUMMARY: President Donald Trump has said the US will "begin cutting off" foreign aid to Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador over the unfolding migrant crisis.

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Pregnant Meghan takes time off while Harry tours ancient forest

Pregnant Meghan takes time off while Harry tours ancient forest

SUMMARY: Meghan did make a surprise appearance on Monday afternoon as she and Harry shook hands with Fraser Island locals.

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Hurricane Willa: Mexico issues warning over 'extremely dangerous' storm

Hurricane Willa: Mexico issues warning over 'extremely dangerous' storm

SUMMARY: Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A satellite image shows Hurricane Willa off Mexico's Pacific coastMexico has issued an alert for parts of its Pacific seaboard as it prepares for the "life-threatening" Hurricane Willa, now at the highest Category Five.

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In pictures: Rome suffers freak hailstorm and flooding

In pictures: Rome suffers freak hailstorm and flooding

SUMMARY: Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption Hailstones caused damage in the capital after a spell of hot weatherImage copyright AFP/GettyImage copyright EPA Image caption Schools were closed down on Monday in regions across Italy, including NaplesImage copyright AFP/Getty Image caption Lightning flashed across the sky over the Pantheon in Rome.

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