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Netflix to bring new US production hub to New Mexico

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Albuquerque, Oct 9 (AP) - Netflix has chosen New Mexico as the site of a new U.S. production hub and is in final negotiations to buy an existing multimillion-dollar studio complex on the edge of the state's largest city, government and corporate leaders announced Monday.
It's the company's first purchase of such a property, and upcoming production work in Albuquerque and at other spots around New Mexico is forecast to result in $1 billion in spending over the next decade.
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Opposition Venezuelan politician dies in jail

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Caracas, Oct 9 (AP) - A jailed councilman in Venezuela arrested on suspicion of involvement in a failed assassination attempt on President Nicolas Maduro has died of suicide, the government said Monday.
The official suicide claim drew swift denial from opposition leaders close to Fernando Alban...
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Floods sweep away West Texas RV park; 4 men are missing

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Dallas, Oct 9 (AP) - Emergency crews on Monday were searching for four men whose recreational vehicle was among those swept away from an RV park by raging floodwaters that prompted dramatic rescues by helicopters and boats in a small West Texas city.
Heavy rains started falling Sunday night...
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Death toll in Haiti earthquake rises to 15; 333 injured

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Port-De-Paix, Oct 9 (AP) - The death toll from a 5.9 earthquake that hit Haiti over the weekend rose to 15 people with 333 injured, authorities said Monday, as thousands of people slept outdoors fearing aftershocks would topple their cracked homes.
Haiti's civil protection agency said it will...
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Australia mulls banning some immigrants from biggest cities

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Canberra, Oct 9 (AP) - Starting a new life in Australia might not come with views of the Sydney Opera House or surfing at the city's Bondi Beach with the government considering a ban on some immigrants from settling in big cities.
Minister for Cities, Urban Infrastructure and Population Alan...
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