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Justice Department announces $20M for police body cameras

Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced the grant at the opening of a Justice Department summit in Little Rock focused on reducing violent crime. The city of Cincinnati received a notification Monday that it has been selected for a $600,000 grant to help fund phase II of the city's body-worn camera program.

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Deutsche Bank slumps to fresh record low on capital concerns

The Dow Jones industrial average lost 166.62 points, or 0.9 percent, to 18,094.83. The S&P 500 was down 14.17 points, or 0.65 percent, at 2,150.52. The shares had been as high as €27.76 as recently as October a year ago. The Nasdaq Composite was down 32.32 points, or 0.61 percent, at 5,273.43. The market value of the bank's assets is now only a quarter of their book value, suggesting that traders think that the lenders' value-destroying ways are far from over.

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USA presidential debate: 12 best quotes from Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump

Patti Solis Doyle, who served for a time as Clinton's campaign manager, was repeatedly invoked by Trump. Patch wants to know: who won the debate? "That's called business, by the way." She noted that the few years of returns he had released showed that despite his wealth, he paid no federal income tax.

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No reason to speculate about state aid for Deutsche Bank- Merkel spokesman

On Friday, Stoxx 600 fell by 0.7% (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/european-stocks-pull-back-from-2-week-high-after-mixed-pmis-2016-09-23), but still scored a weekly advance of 2.2%, the largest since mid-July. But the bank spokesman said capital raising was not on the agenda. The pan-European STOXX 600 index fell 1.4 percent and remains down by around 7 percent since the start of 2016.

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Former Wells Fargo Employees File Lawsuit Amid Accounts Scandal

Understandably, they are now angry and want almost $3 billion in damages. Most of those complaints are concluded, with some settling and others found to have no merit, he said . On Friday, Shares of Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE: WFC ) gained 0.04% to $45.74. Last week in this space I wrote about what the egregious corporate behavior of Wells Fargo Bank does to innocent competitors in the banking industry, especially the little banks that must meet most of the same expensive regulatory hurdles ...

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China August industrial profits rise almost 20%, fastest in 3 years

During the same period, overall profits in manufacturing - which is one category under industrial companies - rose 14.1 percent compared with the first eight months of 2015, fueled by strong performance from automobile makers. "The pick-up in industrial profit is driven by commodities prices and the property market boom, in line with recovering factory-gate prices, which will turn positive this year", said Raymond Yeung, the chief greater China economist at Australia & New Zealand Banking in ...

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PLO, PA Condemn Trump, Clinton Remarks on Zionist Entity

Although Israel considers Jerusalem as their capital, most countries, including The United States, established their embassies in Tel Aviv. Over the course of a 90-minute meeting at Trump Tower in NY, the pair "discussed at length Israel's successful experience with a security fence that helped secure its borders", according to a Trump campaign press release .

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Twitter likely to be sold, Google and Salesforce.com among potential buyers

Alphabet , Salesforce , and Twitter all failed to immediately respond to our requests for comment. The news sent Twitter shares soaring more than 20 per cent in Friday trading, after a recent survey by RBC Capital Markets helped send them lower.

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Trump plagued with the sniffles during debate

One of Trump's more composed moments of the night came early on, when Holt asked about jobs. Clinton brought up the fact that "for 40 years, everyone running for president has released their tax returns". "I have a feeling by the end of this debate I'm going to be blamed for everything that's ever happened", Clinton joked. And yes, I did. And you know hat else I prepared for? I think my strongest asset, maybe, is my temperament.

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"There's Something He's Hiding": Clinton Slams Trump For Not Releasing

Trump panned policies that he said have led to American jobs being moved overseas, in part because of global trade agreements that Clinton has supported. Clinton , in turn, blasted what she characterized as Trump's "cavalier attitude" when it comes to nuclear weapons. But Clinton , if she gets too into the weeds, risks coming off as too stoic and not relatable.

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Trump vs. Clinton on Jobs, Trade, and Taxes

But between sharing their opposing views, Clinton and Trump - along with moderator Lester Holt who had trouble keeping the audience and the candidates under control - gave Twitter a whole new world of memes. Trump claimed he dropped the issue after Obama made his birth certificate public in 2011. Also in the spin room after the debate, Trump supporters said their candidate was right, citing his experience in business rather than government.

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1 of 2 missing boaters found alive

Coast Guard said. They embarked from Point. They went out in a 31-foot aluminum fishing boat named the Chicken Pox , The Associated Press reported. According to Fox25 in Boston , Carman, who has Asperger Syndrome - a form of autism - went missing in 2011 after he became distraught over the death of his horse, his parents said at the time.

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In first debate, Hillary Clinton offers a clear difference

I think my husband did a pretty good job in the 1990s. But Trump's attack on Clinton quickly backfired. The euro was steady near $1.125 and the yen weaker around 100.7 yen versus the greenback as of 10:04 p.m. At least during the debate, Trump wasn't so bashful about claiming how great his temperament is. "I met with Bibi Netanyahu the other day, believe me, he is not a happy camper", Trump said.

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Oil Prices Rise On OPEC Freeze Hopes, Militia Retake Libyan Ports

November futures rose by as much as 2.5 percent in NY. Last week, EIA reported that USA crude oil inventories fell 600,000 barrels, after the biggest inventory draw of the century in the week prior, which was a 14.5 million barrel draw.

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USA stocks open lower amid oil prices slide, rate hike concern

Low rates over many years have boosted stock prices as investors put their money in assets given the low returns available in bonds. In late NY trading, the euro fell to 1.1207 dollars from 1.1238 dollars in the previous session, and the British pound decreased to 1.3186 dollars from 1.3335 US dollars in the previous session.

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First Presidential Debate Breaks Twitter Record

Donald Trump tweeted this on August 6, 2012: An "extremely credible source" has called my office and told me that @BarackObama's birth certificate is a fraud. "As soon as she releases them [the emails], I will release my tax returns", Trump said. "I think we have to look very strongly at no-fly lists and watch lists", Trump said, referring to proposals by Clinton and others to prevent people who are listed on terrorist watch lists from being able to purchase firearms.

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Freeman, Coleman lift Falcons past Saints, 45-32

Thus far through two games, Snead has 14 receptions for 226 yards and two touchdowns. Running back Mark Ingram has not gotten off to the start that most owners would have hoped, he now sits as the RB29. That's exactly why it was chosen for the Monday Night Football time slot, as it will likely be a game to remember. The Falcons have been better than expected.

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Canada says new border accord with China will speed deportations

Bethune, born in Ontario in 1890, is credited with bringing modern medicine to China during the 1930s war with Japan and was written about famously by Mao Zedong. Furthermore, the two leaders agreed to launch exploratory discussions for a possible Canada-China Free Trade Agreement; expand market access for Canadian bone-in beef; and set a goal of doubling bilateral trade by 2025.

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Clinton and Trump face off in first presidential debate

In his answer Monday night, Trump, as he has recently, blamed Hillary Clinton's 2008 presidential campaign for fostering the theory, saying they had failed to ultimately get the president to prove his birth status. "She doesn't have the look, she doesn't have the stamina", he said. A CNN/ORC snap poll said 62 percent of respondents felt Clinton won and 27 percent believed Trump was the victor.

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Regulator Launches Samsung Phone Recall

Samsung may have gotten the ball rolling early with a self-imposed replacement program, but the USA government on Thursday made it official: the company's Galaxy Note 7 smartphone is recalled. But the Times noted that in announcing its recall on September 2, Samsung issued a news release by itself. Consumers are encouraged to visit samsung.com/us/note7recall for carrier and retailer specific instructions on how and where to exchange their Note7 device.

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Clinton, Trump prepare as debate slugfest nears

At one point, Trump even insinuated that the formation of ISIS was due to the actions of Clinton and President Barack Obama. Many observers from various political stripes claimed that the NBC anchor effectively modulated his role, pushing and fact-checking both Trump and Hillary Clinton occasionally, but largely refraining from definitively ruling in favor for either candidate.

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Fitzpatrick throws six interceptions during dismal performance

I thought it was pretty evident. The team record is 10 against the New England Patriots in 1976. They were 5 yards from making it a seven-point game. "It was so bad and there were so many poor things on my part that happened in that game that you want to put it behind you as fast as you can".

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500 million accounts hacked in 'state-sponsored' attack

According to Yahoo, the hack compromised account information like name , address, birthday, possibly even some unencrypted security questions and answers. As well as denting Yahoo's reputation, the attack could also lead to legal action by compromised users, Skilton said. News of the security lapse could cause some people to have second thoughts about relying on Yahoo's services, raising a prickly issue for the company as it tries to sell its digital operations to Verizon ...

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Obama Wants Government Consultations with 567 Native American Tribes

Federal oil pipeline regulators do not have authority over private land and can not block construction on it. The company says it needs to complete its $16.6 million gas pipeline by November 1, or the company's future is in jeopardy. Dallas-based Energy Transfer Partners has countered that worries about oil contamination to local waters in the Missouri and Cannon Ball rivers were "unfounded" and that the company would address safety concerns.

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Honda tweets pro-Clinton message as Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump debate

But the Republican said he would release his tax returns against his lawyers' advice if Mrs Clinton releases 33,000 deleted emails from her private server. "Hillary, let me ask you this - you've been doing this for 30 years". Why are you just thinking about these solutions right now? Look, it was - Donald Trump was all emotion, Hillary Clinton was all about preparation.

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Clinton's name misspelled on souvenir debate tickets

Trump must use the first debate to demonstrate he has the knowledge and steadiness to make him a plausible president, and must do so in the face of a verbal onslaught by Clinton. Clinton's camp has done its best to raise the bar for Trump, and in television interviews on Monday both campaigns tried to frame expectations. The first debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will be little more than background noise to President Barack Obama.

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Brexit leads 76% of CEOs to consider moving operations overseas

Although the post-Brexit economic slump that many predicted has yet to materialise -UBS revised up its UK GDP expectations from 1.3% to 1.9% last week- business bosses remain anxious. He warned against Brexit contingency planning becoming "Plan A", saying that while relocating a head office "hits the headlines", businesses could start moving operations from the United Kingdom with little public attention.

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Uri attack temporary setback in fight against terrorism: Shah

Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off the session. His remarks came after Modi tore into Pakistan over the incident, saying India will not forget it but indicated that his government's focus will be on isolating Pakistan diplomatically.

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Chelsea Clinton Supports Hillary In Signature Pantsuit At First Presidential Debate

In a debate that was scheduled to last 90 minutes but headed into overtime, Trump and Clinton jabbed each other in the fiercest series of exchanges in a presidential debate in modern times . Clinton's supporters are following the usual script. Clinton: "I had a feeling by the end of this evening that I'd be blamed for everything". The first debate win goes to Clinton .

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OPEC in new push to clinch first deal

ANZ bank said yesterday that it did not expect a formal deal, but added that "discussions between Saudi Arabia and Iran this week suggest they are keen to get something done., which raises the possibility of a sharp reaction to the upside in prices if an agreement is reached".

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Stanford game? College football 2016

The Stanford Cardinals take on the UCLA Bruins in one of the college football games on Saturday, September 24, 2016 start time at 8:00 PM ET, at Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California. The following year UCLA had the chance to clinch the Pac-12 South Championship with a win at home over an injured Stanford squad, but UCLA suffered from a big-game hangover with a win over Southern Cal the week before and Kevin Hogan picked apart UCLA's secondary and spoiled UCLA's hopes on winning a ...

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Watch The First Presidential Debate, LIVE

There are multiple YouTube channels that will be streaming live (see list below) and both Facebook and Twitter will be interactive, allowing viewers to praise or gripe about two of the most controversial presidential candidates in recent history.

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Clinton and Trump throw political punches in TV debate

POLL: Who do you think will win tonight's presidential debate? When asked about the issue they hope candidates focus the most on during the debate, most participants said the economy or national security. Trump is unpredictable - Trump supporter Rep. Peter King, a New York Republican, appearing on CNN's "New Day." Clinton, a former secretary of state and the first woman to win the presidential nomination of a major USA political party, said Trump's tax policies were akin to ...

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Fed keeps rates steady signalling one hike by end of the year

Australia's S&P/ASX 200 Index advanced 0.8 percent. On Wall Street, the future for the Dow Jones industrial average was up 0.1 percent while the Standard & Poor's 500 was unchanged. Earlier, the Bank of Japan overhauled its monetary policy to target interest rates. The BOJ's announcement initially sent the dollar up more than 1 percent to 102.79 yen, though the gains unraveled as investors realized that the central bank would still have an uphill task to generate inflation toward its 2 ...

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Some elephants learning to avoid dangerous areas

The IUCN report was released at the world's biggest conference on the global wildlife trade, taking place in the South African city of Johannesburg . "We have been keeping this ivory for nine years and we're hoping this moratorium will be lifted so that we are able to sell this ivory or to produce jewellery, artefacts for the benefit of our people", Muchinguri said.


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