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South Korea

South Korea's industrial output rises for 4th consecutive month on brisk sales of semiconductors and chemical products, report shows; up 2.3% on-year in August - Yonhap News

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Twitter says it won't block journalist Mahir Zeynalov's tweets in Turkey, despite court order - CBC News

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Train crash at Hoboken station, Sept, 29, 2016

NJ Transit says their website may be currently running slower than usual due to a high volume of visitors

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artificial Intelligence

Microsoft announces it has created a new artificial intelligence unit - Reuters

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mergers & acquisitions

Qualcomm is in talks to acquire NXP Semiconductors, a deal that would likely be valued at over $30 billion - WSJ

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Apple Inc.

Apple's stock slumps after Barclays removes 'top pick' ranking - MarketWatch

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Explosions in NJ, NYC, September 2016

FCC upgrades text alert system after criticism of New York City manhunt; alerts expand to 360 characters, include support for photos and links - The Verge

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Tesla Motors

Tesla driver blames autopilot feature for autobahn crash into bus, Ratzeburg, Germany, police say - AP

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Train crash at Hoboken station, Sept, 29, 2016

Commuter train that crashed into New Jersey Transit's Hoboken terminal was not equipped with positive train control technology - NBC News

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Train crash at Hoboken station, Sept, 29, 2016

Facebook turns on 'Safety Check' feature for train crash in Hoboken, NJ - WNBC

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2015 Pan American Games

Ontario watchdog says Toronto's Pan Am Games executives didn't get rid of their hard drives in order to avoid accountability - City News

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Texas, US

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton files lawsuit to stop Obama administration from handing control over internet to international organization

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Spotify announces they have launched on invite-only basis in Japan

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2016 US elections

Donald Trump: 'Google's search engine was suppressing the bad news about Hillary Clinton - how about that' - @jamiedupree

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Yahoo hack 2016

Cybersecurity firm claims hack of 500 million Yahoo account credentials was done by an Eastern European criminal gang - Reuters

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mergers & acquisitions

Financial Times: Streaming music service Spotify is in advanced talks to buy online music platform SoundCloud - CNBC

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BlackBerry CEO says has not decided yet whether to go to market with a keyboard-enabled phone it has already produced - Reuters

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Hillary Clinton email controversy

FBI Director Comey: Agency has no plans to re-open Hillary Clinton email server investigation, despite some Republican calls to do so - NBC News

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2016 US elections

FBI Director Comey: There have been 'some attempted intrusions beyond those we knew about in July and August' on state voter registration systems - @kathrynw5

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2016 US elections

FBI director tells House hearing agency is 'spending a lot of time' looking into potential hacking of US election system - NBC News

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