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2019 Ram Power Wagon

Originally introduced as a weapons carrier during World War II, the RAM Power Wagon certainly has some history behind it. Although its no longer providing troop support, the truck – based on the Crew Cab 2500 Heavy Duty – is all new for the 2019 model year and is being dubbed as “the benchmark
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France Resists EU Accession Talks With North Macedonia and Albania

News Analysis During the European Union Summit held on Oct. 17-18, French President Emmanuel Macron refused to let North Macedonia and Albania start talks on joining the European Union. North Macedonia gained the support of the remaining 27 members of the European Union for resolving its dispute with Greece over its countrys name. Its former name, “Macedonia,” was the
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London Retains Global Finance Throne Amid Brexit Chaos

LONDON—From the pinnacle of the City of Londons largest skyscraper, Stuart Lipton is wagering a $1.2 billion bet that the British capital remains a master of the international financial universe no matter what happens with Brexit. The 76-year-old property developer is not alone. Bankrolled by a host of global investors, including Frances Axa, his big-ticket gamble in
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Boris Johnson Gets EU Brexit Deal: Next Hurdle Is Parliament

BRUSSELS—European Union leaders unanimously backed a new Brexit deal with Britain on Oct. 17, leaving Prime Minister Boris Johnson facing a battle to secure the UK parliaments backing for the agreement if he is to take Britain out of Europe on Oct. 31. Speaking after the EUs 27 other leaders had endorsed the deal without Johnson in the room, European Commission President
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Gun Battles Rock Mexican City After El Chapos Son Detained

After Mexican officials arrested the son of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, heavy gunfire rocked the city of Culiacan, which is home to the powerful Sinaloa cartel. Mexican networks Televisa and Milenio reported that Ovidio Guzman was captured, according to the Reuters news agency. He is said to be influential in the cartel after El Chapo was imprisoned in the United States.
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EU Leaders Endorse Brexit Deal, Send to UK

From left, Britain's Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, and European Union chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier, pose for a photo during a press point at EU headquarters in Brussels on Oct. 17, 2019. (Francisco Seco/AP Photo) European leaders have unanimously endorsed the Brexit