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Migrant trains reach Vienna, EU asylum rules under strain

VIENNA/BUDAPEST - Trains carrying hundreds of migrants started arriving in Vienna on Monday after Austrian authorities appeared to give up trying to apply European Union rules by filtering out refugees who had already claimed asylum in Hungary. | Video

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Exclusive: Citi aims to boost equities franchise amid industry shakeout

NEW YORK - Citigroup plans to rebuild its long-neglected equities franchise seeking to capitalize on a retrenchment by rivals in the face of new rules designed to make the financial system less risky, according to people familiar with the bank's plans.

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Hurricane Fred forms, flooding in South Carolina from Erika's remnants

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Hurricane Fred strengthened early Monday in the eastern Atlantic as it approached the Cape Verde Islands, while the remnants of Tropical Storm Erika brought flooding to parts of South Carolina, according to U.S. forecasters. | Video

Houston-area deputy shooting suspect appears in court

- A 30-year-old Houston man facing a charge of capital murder in the killing of a deputy was arraigned on Monday in a case the county sheriff tied to the "Black Lives Matter" campaign against police violence.

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Christie defends plan to monitor immigrants like FedEx tracks parcels

WASHINGTON - Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie pushed back on Sunday against "ridiculous" criticism of his proposal to track foreign visitors the way FedEx Corp tracks packages, saying government needs private-sector expertise to tackle illegal immigration.

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Egypt sets Oct election date, after three years without parliament

CAIRO - Egypt will hold a long-awaited parliamentary election, starting on Oct. 18-19, the election commission said on Sunday, the final step in a process to bring back democracy that critics say has been tainted by widespread repression. | Video

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