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Volvo's electric car brand Polestar unveils first model

Oct 17, 2017

Volvo Cars' performance electric car brand, Polestar, has unveiled a four-seat coupe in lightweight carbon fiber as its first model, stepping up competition in a market dominated until now by Tesla

Michelle Yeoh: Weinstein a 'bully,' 'not always honorable'

Oct 17, 2017

Actress Michelle Yeoh says she was aware of Harvey Weinstein's reputation and would have unleashed "years of martial arts training" on the fallen Hollywood mogul had ever tried to sexually harass her

Afghan health official: Taliban target police training center in eastern Paktia province, killing at least 14 people

Oct 17, 2017

Afghan health official: Taliban target police training center in eastern Paktia province, killing at least 14 people

Australia rejects clean energy target for cheaper power

Oct 17, 2017

Australian government rejects plan to generate 42 percent of country's power from wind, solar energy

Oil minister says Trump should let US oil firms into Iran

Oct 17, 2017

Iran's oil minister says Trump should allow US energy firms to do business in the Islamic Republic

Trump, McConnell make a show of unity, despite tensions

Oct 17, 2017

President Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell appear together to laud their relationship and claim they are unified in support of a joint GOP agenda.

US tech giants may find their future shaped by Europe

Oct 17, 2017

The likes of Facebook, Google and Apple are facing an uncomfortable truth: Europe's culture of tough corporate oversight, not America's light-touch regulation, may soon rule their industry

Spokesman: US-backed Syrian forces take hospital in Raqqa, leaving IS militants cornered at city stadium

Oct 17, 2017

Spokesman: US-backed Syrian forces take hospital in Raqqa, leaving IS militants cornered at city stadium

Trump getting more open to chatting in public

Oct 17, 2017

President Trump's last-minute Rose Garden scrum is an example of his preference for talking to reporters on the fly

AP PHOTOS: Banners herald China's Communist Party congress

Oct 17, 2017

AP PHOTOS: As China's ruling Communist Party kicks off its twice-a-decade national congress this week, buildings, bridges and construction sites around Beijing have been festooned with banners heralding the party's merits

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