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Police looking for United States citizen of Afghan origin for NY blast

The official says in the NY incident, the device that exploded had residue from an explosive called Tannerite. Citing the FBI, New Jersey State Police said Monday that the bombings in Chelsea and the New Jersey shore town Seaside Park were connected.

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Samsung executive addresses customers on Note 7 recall

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued an official recall for Samsung Galaxy Note7 devices in the US. The U.S. recall announcement comes three days after Canada issued a similar recall of almost 22,000 Galaxy Note 7 devices and two days after Mexico issued a recall for almost 15,000 of the devices sold through AT&T , Telefonica Movistar and Liverpool.

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Galaxy Note 7 replacements coming Wednesday

Samsung's nightmarish-run with the Galaxy Note 7 isn't showing any signs of ending soon. You can see the green battery icon in three places: the status bar at the top of the phone, the always-on display screen, and the power off screen.

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Senate Banking Committee to Host Wells Fargo Hearing

Last week's fines were imposed under settlements Wells Fargo reached with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the Los Angeles city attorney's office. Fortune reported on Monday that the executive who head of the division that at the center or the settlement, Carrie Tolstedt , left the bank in July with almost $125 million in stock, options and restricted shares.

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Will anyone blink over North Carolina's House Bill 2?

The state law has created a nationwide backlash with entertainers canceling concerts, organizations shifting their conventions to sites outside North Carolina, corporations canceling planned expansions and the National Basketball Association, the NCAA and the ACC all moving sporting events from the state.

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Money Briefs: BOE sees chance of further rate cut

Sam Hill, an economist at RBC Capital Markets, said he was sticking to his forecast of a rate cut to just 0.1 percent in November, although financial markets might react sensitively to any data in the coming weeks that they think could prompt a BoE rethink.

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Key Players in Syria Peace Process to Meet Tuesday in NY

The Syrian military, just hours earlier, had declared the week-long truce had failed. It was not clear who was behind the attack , which sent a red fireball into the sky in the dead of night over a rural area in Aleppo province. He said USA and Russian officials were meeting in Geneva to try to sort out aid deliveries to Aleppo and other besieged communities. At least 22 civilians were killed in government bombings over the last week, according to the Syrian Observatory, and four ...

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Kaine splits with Clinton on whether Trump supporters

The remarks from Obama come just one day after he made an impassioned plea to African-American voters at the Congressional Black Caucus gala in Washington, D.C., urging them to work to stop Trump . "Our local police, they know who a lot of these people are", Trump said. Political scientists at the University of Virginia, for example, recently took a long look at a daily Gallup tracking poll that asks Americans whether they had heard or seen anything about Clinton and Trump in "the last day ...

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New York Attack Shifts Political Discussion Back To Terrorism06:11

Even before police confirmed that it was a bomb in NY and not an accident, Trump declared it was a bomb. Trump also said that his critics on the left will "go after" moderator Lester Holt if he does not aggressively question him. There's something going on. For hours, Clinton's campaign obfuscated about what was wrong with her. "Immigration security is national security", Trump said in Fort Myers.

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What steps is Wells Fargo taking in wake of sales abuse scandal?

The move comes days after the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and two other regulators fined the bank US$185 million over abusive sales practices. The case has thrust the San Francisco-based bank into a harsh spotlight at a time when big USA banks are still attempting to fix their reputations following the 2008 financial crisis.

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Hinkley Point nuclear plant approved by British government

Instead, the changes regard to the government's ability to veto EDF from selling its controlling stake prior to the construction completion and to intervene when the plant is operational. And a source close to Chinese investor CGN told the news agency Reuters that company leaders were "very happy" with the decision that would enable them to proceed with investing in United Kingdom nuclear power.

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Donald Trump Used His Charity As a Piggybank to Settle Lawsuits

Should the IRS determine that Trump violated self-dealing rules, Trump could have the option to reimburse the foundation for the money he spent or he could be faced with penalty taxes. The Trump campaign called Schneiderman "a partisan hack who has turned a blind eye to the Clinton Foundation for years and has endorsed Hillary Clinton".

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Wells Fargo CEO to Take 'Full Responsibility' in Senate Hearing

More than 5,000 Wells Fargo workers ultimately were fired in connection with the issues. Wells Fargo has always been known for its aggressive sales goals, but the details and the $ 185 million fine that regulators imposed last week have singed the consumer banking giant's reputation as a well-run, tightly managed company removed from the reckless conduct on Wall Street that stoked the financial crisis.

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Gas shortage: Wilmington feeling the effects of Colonial Pipleline leak

Retail gasoline prices in Georgia, one of the hardest hit states, jumped almost 6 cents overnight to Monday, or more than 20 cents higher than a week ago, to $2.316 a gallon on average, according to motorists' advocacy group AAA. "It changes overnight sometimes that much", he said. Senior Public Affairs Specialist for AAA Mid-Atlantic Tammy Arnette said, "Gas price increases in Virginia that are resulting from the Colonial Pipeline issue will likely be temporary as prices should return to ...

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Bank analysts say Wells Fargo should cut CEO's pay

Although workers were fired, the head of the retail banking unit responsible for creating the fake accounts, Carrie Tolstedt, is scheduled to walk away with almost $ 125 million in stock and options when she retires later this year. "If there ever were a textbook case of consumers needing protection, this was it", Shelby said. Robert Cordray, director of the CFPB, also is set to appear before the Senate Banking Committee , as will the Treasury Department's Office of the Comptroller of the ...

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Jimmy Kimmel is the host of 2016 Emmy Awards

O. J. Simpson, which dominated media noise in the USA and is nearly certain to take a clean sweep of these categories. "We write like 1,000 jokes and then we have to whittle it down to figure out which jokes are the best", Kimmel said of the process.

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus Holds Back Tears in Emmys Tribute to Father

She jokingly vowed to "rebuild that wall and make Mexico pay for it". She previously won for sitcom The New Adventures of Old Christine . Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Jill Soloway, two accomplished women of comedy with roots on Chicago stages, won Emmy Awards on Sunday for the second year in a row.

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Colonial Pipeline spill causing gas shortages across Georgia

Colonial Pipeline's ruptured "line 1" dumped more than 300,000 gallons of gasoline into mining retention ponds in rural Shelby County, Alabama. The average cost for a gallon of gas in the Capital City had jumped almost 10 cents in the past week and was hovering just below $2, according to price tracking site GasBuddy .

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus Reveals Father Passed Away In Emotional Emmy Speech

Julia's won 8 Emmys over the course of her career. "I'm so glad he liked " Veep " because his opinion was the one that really mattered", the actress said through tears. It was a night of recognition for old hands in the comedy categories, while the drama awards went to relative newcomers. Sterling K. Brown took home a statuette for his supporting actor role, while D.V.

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Enbridge to buy Spectra Energy in CAD37bn deal

The combined company will be called Enbridge Inc . and keep its current headquarters in Calgary, Canada. The combined company brings together numerous highest quality energy infrastructure assets in North America: liquids and gas pipelines; US and Canadian midstream businesses; a regulated utility portfolio; and a growing renewable power generation business .

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Global stocks mixed pending US, Japan central bank meetings

Assuming no move on policy at the Fed meeting, the focus will be on the Federal Open Market Committee's forecasts for the fed funds rate. Currency markets were also subdued ahead of the bank announcements, which are due Wednesday. The odds for a December rate hike is way above 60%. This means we might start to see long positions build up on United States dollars across the board in anticipation for the December hike.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 replacement phones available Wednesday

Additionally, users could also easily check if they are using the new Galaxy Note7 by looking for a square symbol on the label of the packaging box. The user, contacted by telephone, told reporters the Note 7 was bought on September 1 through JD.com e-commerce Web site.

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Wells Fargo (WFC) Stock Higher Ahead of CEO Stumpf Testimony

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonClinton reaches out to scammed Wells Fargo customers Trump, Clinton discussed counterterrorism with Egyptian president Warren: Trump suggesting violence against Clinton MORE penned an open letter to Wells Fargo customers ahead of Tuesday's Senate committee hearing that will investigate the bank's recent accounts scandal.

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Ex-Patriots' center Bryan Stork visiting Jets

Stork's search for a new job is taking him to one of the Patriots' divisional mates on Tuesday. Stork, a fourth-round pick by the Patriots in 2014, has suffered multiple concussions in his first two seasons in New England . His rights returned to the Patriots , who released him on August 29. James Carpenter , the team's starter at left guard, has been dealing with a calf strain, per Darryl Slater of NJ Advance Media, and the unproven Dakota Dozier would be the next man up.

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Upgraded Apple Watch is waterproof, has GPS

Personally, I think that's a reasonable to pay for a portable adaptor that will work even if the iPhone is enclosed in a chunky cover, like the official Smart Battery Case . The handset starts at $650 for the 32GB model, as Apple thankfully removed the 16GB storage option. Apple has provided no indication that it will stop announcing iPhone sales numbers with its quarterly earnings report.

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Apple works to fix iPhone 7 Lightning EarPods glitch

As you'll no doubt be aware, Apple chose to remove the dedicated 3.5mm headphone jack from its latest iPhones. The only connector present on the phone is the Lightning port used for charging the phone and connecting it to a computer. He wrote on Twitter , "My iPhone 7 Plus makes awful noises when under load". But for now, you still need to take out your iPhone or use the digital assistant Siri in case you want to perform basic operations such as adjusting the volumes or changing the ...

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Hanjin Group Pledges W100 Billion to Troubled Shipping Affiliate

Hanjin's collapse last week came during the peak shipping period ahead of the year-end holiday season, stranding cargo for the likes of HP Inc and Samsung. Officials from the US Department of Commerce will meet with Korean counterparts to discuss measures against Hanjin Shipping's fallout that has deal a blow to the US retailers, local news reported on September 9.

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Trump 'bets' terror suspect not on a watch list because he's litigious

Preet Bharara, U.S. attorney for the Southern District of NY, said he believed Rahami would be charged with shooting the police officers Monday in Linden. Rahami was a naturalised U.S. citizen of Afghan descent who had travelled to Pakistan and Afghanistan multiple times in the last five years. Authorities are investigating whether he received assistance with the plot, though Sweeney said there's no indication of a terrorist cell in the area.

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Apple joins global renewable energy initiative RE100

Environmental Protection Agency from 2009 to 2013. "These acts of leadership by our suppliers are so important, because they demonstrate that the large manufacturers do value where their energy comes from and are increasingly demanding greater amounts of clean energy worldwide", Jackson said in the Climate Week address.

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'Downton's' Maggie Smith asks Jimmy Kimmel where her Emmy is

The Emmy Awards had its share of surprises, sure things and Donald Trump jokes. "Thanks to Mark Burnett, we don't have to watch reality shows anymore because we are living in one", Kimmel said. "Wow, this would be so much easier if we were at the Oscars". Ansari riffed off the charged anti-immigrant, anti-Muslim campaign rhetoric while presenting an award mid-evening: "I want everyone to know that after careful consideration, I've decided I'm going with Trump, which is why I'm also ...

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Snowden dismisses 'distorted' USA report on mass surveillance disclosures

The report comes as Snowden and his supporters have launched a major push to have him pardoned before President Obama leaves office, and as the Hollywood film Snowden hits theaters worldwide. Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., chairman of the House intelligence committee, said Snowden betrayed his colleagues and his country. In a series of tweets, Mr Snowden dismissed the report's findings, writing: "Their report is so artlessly distorted that it would be amusing if it weren't such a ...

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus dedicates 'Veep' Emmy to late father

Louis-Dreyfus won two previous Emmys, once for supporting actress for her iconic role as Elaine in "Seinfeld " and once for lead actress for "The New Adventures of Old Christine ". Meanwhile, some viewers who failed to pay attention to the full speech caused a very awkward situation when they tweeted Oscar winning actor Richard Dreyfuss who thought he had passed away.

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Galaxy Note 7 safe units will not ship after September 21

According to the Commission's website, so far, there have been 92 reports of the batteries overheating in the U.S. - which includes 26 reports of burns and 55 of property damage. The recall affects roughly 1 million smartphones in the US. According to Samsung , the replacement devices will start being available from 21st September 2016 at most retailers.

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Wells Fargo loses world's most valuable bank tag after fake account fiasco

The fines from federal and state regulators, however, are less than the more than $200 million that the stock in the company held by company's chief executive, John G. He hinted at that story in an interview in The Wall Street Journal , throwing employees under the bus and saying that the fraud was their fault, while simultaneously claiming the company never created an "incentive to do bad things".

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Pizza the 'world's saddest' polar bear offered home at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Pizza has been described as the "world's saddest" polar bear , and it's not hard to see why. Pizza the polar bear resides at the Grandview Aquarium in the Chinese city of Guangzhou and Britain's Yorkshire Wildlife Park has issued a request to move him to their habitat that is created to house the snow white animals.


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