Kaine, Trump, U.S. lawmakers raise concerns over AT&T-Time Warner deal
The telecom-media giant that would be formed if federal regulators approve AT&T Inc's $85.4 billion purchase of Time Warner Inc raises antitrust issues, Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine and several U.S. lawmakers said on Sunday. Kaine, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's running mate, said he had not had a chance to review the details of the deal. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said at a rally on Saturday after the deal was announced that he would block it if he wins the Nov. 8 election against Democrat Hillary Clinton.
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Haiti authorities nab some 1 dozen of 172 escaped inmates
ARCAHAIE, Haiti (AP) ? Police officers were searching cars and boats for escaped prisoners on Sunday after recapturing at least a dozen of the 172 inmates who overpowered guards and escaped from a lockup in central Haiti, the prison's director said.
Palestinians arrest 4 who attended settler celebrationRAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) ? A senior Palestinian official says four Palestinians were detained for attending a Jewish holiday celebration in a West Bank settlement.
Iraqi Kurds claim capture of town in advance on Mosul
By Saif Hameed and Babak Dehghanpisheh ERBIL (Reuters) - Kurdish fighters said they had taken the town of Bashiqa near Mosul from Islamic State on Sunday as coalition forces pressed their offensive against the jihadists' last stronghold in Iraq. Masoud Barzani, President of the Iraqi Kurdish region, told U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter that the Kurds had succeeded in liberating Bashiqa from Islamic State.
West Virginia candidate for governor owes millions in taxes
HINDMAN, Ky. (AP) ? Jim Justice, a coal billionaire running for West Virginia governor, owes millions in back taxes to some of Appalachia's most impoverished counties, including one in Kentucky that is struggling to pay the debt on a new rec center and has turned the lights off in its parks and reduced hot meals for senior citizens.
Napoli ends losing streak; Inter beaten again in Serie A
EU gives Belgium ultimatum over Canada trade pact
The European Union gave Belgium a barely 24-hour ultimatum Sunday to say whether it can back an EU-Canada trade deal, warning otherwise it will cancel a summit to sign the accord with Ottawa. In an embarrassment for the 28-nation EU, Belgium has so far been unable to sign up to the CETA trade deal because of blockage by its French-speaking region of Wallonia. Canada's trade minister Chrystia Freeland flew home from Brussels Saturday saying the ball was in the EU's court, after talks on Friday failed to overcome the differences.
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Trump would '100 percent' accept election result if it's fair: son
By Ginger Gibson and Alana Wise WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump will "100 percent" accept the results of the U.S. election if it is fair, his son Eric Trump said on Sunday. ?I think what my father is saying is, 'I want a fair election,?? Eric Trump said on ABC's "This Week." ?If it?s a fair outcome, he will absolutely accept it. There?s no question about that." With national opinion polls showing Clinton with an increasing lead over Trump ahead of the Nov. 8 election, Donald Trump has repeatedly said the election is being "rigged" against him.