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European Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke confident of overturning three-point deficit

It trailed by a slightly larger margin, 10-6, four years ago at Medinah with Davis Love III at the helm of the USA team and then put together a staggering display of putting to produce the largest comeback by a visiting team in Ryder Cup history.

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Widespread power outages in South Australia raise questions

An entire Australian state has lost power as a strong storm lashes the region with heavy rain and fierce winds. Ashley Porter is among those in Adelaide who rushed to supermarkets in search of candles and batteries. "Even if there is a major storm , it should not be the case that you have a major blackout across a whole state", Joyce told Newsradio. The Australian energy market regulator would also conduct a technical review to establish the sequence of events, and federal, state and ...

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Lawmakers reprimand Yellen on Wells Fargo and Fed's "politics"

Reps. Carolyn Maloney and Gregory Meeks, two New York Democrats on the House Financial Services Committee , which heard prepared testimony from Yellen, commended the Fed chair for maintaining a nonpartisan stance, despite some suggestions to the contrary.

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NJ Transit has paid $500K for safety violations

One black box recorder was removed from the rear of the train, but federal investigators have not been able to extract a second recorder from the front vehicle due to the extensive damage. A New Jersey Transit worker at the station said he heard an explosion-like sound as the lead auto, coming into the station fast, slammed into the bumper block, a device meant to halt trains that pass their stops.

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US train crash black box found

The search for answers continues into why a commuter train crashed through a station barrier in Hoboken, New Jersey, on Thursday morning. A US government official says the Federal Railroad Administration had investigated New Jersey Transit and found dozens of safety violations months before a commuter train crash, which killed one woman and injured more than 100.

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In Iowa, Hillary Clinton touts plan to ease child care costs

The former first lady went on to say that she and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, have been happy to pay their fair share of taxes. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is pushing early voting to try to outrun Republican Donald Trump in battleground states and she faces a crucial test in Iowa, where voters never quite embraced the Democratic nominee.

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Kim Kardashian is the latest star to be ATTACKED by Paris prankster!

Just one week after picking up and "manhandling" supermodel Gigi Hadid , Sediuk did the unimaginable: He kissed Kim Kardashian's booty. This isn't the first time Sediuk has set his pranking eyes on the Keeping Up With The Kardashian star as he did a similar thing two years ago.

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Stocks rebound in Deutsche Bank-led volatile trading

Traders are also digesting the latest USA economic data, including a report from the Commerce Department showing an uptick in personal income in the month of August. Energy shares climbed 1.3 percent, with oil prices recording big weekly gains. COGNIZANT CEO: Cognizant Technology Solutions tumbled after the technology consulting company said President Gordon Coburn resigned.

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Trump shames ex-beauty pageant victor for sexual history

A spokeswoman for Hillary Clinton says neither the Democratic presidential nominee nor her campaign helped a former Miss Universe get USA citizenship. "It's one way you communicate whereas you know two years ago, five years ago, 20 years ago you wouldn't have this, but now it's a modern day way of communicating", he said Friday.

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NTSB: No signal problems at station before train crash

Conductor Thomas Gallagher, 48, underwent a blood test, which came back negative for drugs and alcohol, a law enforcement official told ABC . He was pulled from the wreckage Thursday and was briefly hospitalized. The speed limit entering the station is 10 miles an hour. More than 100 others were injured. Contractors were working to prop up a canopy Friday so investigators could safely get to the front vehicle.

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U.S. holds rates, December hike likely

CURRENCY: The dollar edged up to 100.71 yen from Wednesday's 100.30 yen. With the central bank confirming that it will raise interest rates slowly, bond yields dropped and utility and phone companies rose. USA gold futures rose 0.5 percent to $1,338.40 an ounce. "Well, I think Congress very wisely established the Federal Reserve as an independent agency".

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Investigators question engineer in Hoboken crash

NJ Transit on Friday suspended train service in and out of the Hoboken terminal, one of the busiest transit hubs in the NY area, accommodating some 60,000 people a day. A New Jersey Transit worker at the station said he heard an explosion-like sound as the lead auto, coming into the station fast, slammed into the bumper block, a device meant to halt trains that pass their stops.

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Deutsche Bank Nears $5.4 Billion Settlement With US

The U.S. government says Deutsche Bank was among several companies that misled investors about the quality of these investments. Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co wrote in a note to clients earlier this month that a U.S. This included, if necessary "that the bill gets presented to the bank's investors, the shareholders, the bondholders and not to the authorities", Dijsselbloem said, speaking to the NOS public newscaster.

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What the US Fed's decision means for India

Fed officials said they expected that economic growth would not exceed 2 percent over the next three years. The Japanese yen and USA dollar settled on Friday after a bumpy week driven by sharper monetary policy signals from the Bank of Japan and Federal Reserve .

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NJ Transit Train Crash Investigation Finds No Track, Signal Issues

Investigators haven't been able to extract a second recorder from the forward-facing video camera in the train's mangled first auto because it is under a collapsed section of the train station's roof. Investigators on Friday examined the black box recorder recovered from twisted wreckage of a New Jersey commuter train for clues as to why it plowed into a landmark terminal, killing a woman on the platform and injuring scores of people.

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Will Deutsche Bank become the next Lehman?

An AFP news agency report that the bank was nearing a cut-price settlement of US$5.4 billion helped the euro recover after the currency fell to a nine-day low of US$1.1153 around the start of the USA trading session. "We are very much being driven by headline risks at Deutsche Bank ", said Gennadiy Goldberg, interest rates strategist at TD Securities in NY. Deutsche is much smaller than Wall Street rivals such as JPMorgan and Citigroup .

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AFL Grand Final: WA Bulldogs fans confident of premiership glory

Mr Costello believed the Dogs were a good chance to win a second premiership, having beaten Sydney twice this year. The two teams are Western Bulldogs and the other one is Sydney Swans, after marking some very fine shots and incredible matches through out the tournament, they have shown their excellency and hard-work and this final will going to decide which one will win this game.

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Kizer Covers for Shaky D as Notre Dame Beats Syracuse 50-33

Playing against Syracuse on Saturday at MetLife Stadium, the Irish got a long touchdown pass on the first play from scrimmage and went on to secure a 50-33 victory over the Orange in a insane affair in which the teams combined for five touchdowns in the game's first five minutes and together amassed 1,143 yards in total offense.

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CT watching probe of New Jersey train crash

A series of violations were issued to New Jersey Transit at the completion of the audit. A trained lawyer, she was married for eight years to husband Daan de Kroon. Witnesses said they did not hear or feel the brakes being applied before the crash. But the speed limit into the station is 10 miles per hour. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Thursday it was obvious the train came into the station too fast, but it was unclear why.

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United States stocks jump in last trading day of Q3

Traders are now pricing in a 59 per cent chance of higher borrowing costs in December. Equities extended their longest monthly advance since June 2014 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed more than 160 points as a financial companies surged.

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Dem says Wells Fargo CEO 'in denial'

But as during the grilling he received last week from a Senate panel, Stumpf remained on the defensive. A working group that includes officials from five Labor Department enforcement divisions has been established to conduct a "thorough and expedient review" of complaints against Wells Fargo in recent years alleging failure to pay overtime and other possible infractions, Labor Secretary Tom Perez said .

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Million Twitter Reactions During Most-Watched Debate In US History

But he hinted at them, talked about them immediately afterward and then sent his campaign's top backers out to do the same. Both were improvements for Clinton from the previous Fox News survey, which found Trump leading by 1 point in a four-way race and trailing by 1 in the two-way matchup.

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Donald Trump Goes All-In on Bill Clinton's Past

Donald Trump flat out lost. Her answer was a terse "No". How can polls show Clinton winning if everyone who lives near you and everyone you interact with online say she isn't? Americans viewed her more favorably than any of the other speakers at the Democratic National Convention in July, according to Gallup, with 58 percent having a favorable view of her.

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Fed may change stress tests, capital buffers for USA banks: Yellen

Wells Fargo, the third largest US bank by assets, is based in San Francisco. "So I am disturbed by anyone, in a recent debate or anywhere, who suggests that Chair Yellen is somehow acting politically", Maloney said. "If they are having direct conversations with either political party to ask for a job next year while they're a sitting governor - do you see that as a conflict?" But a core of 14 of the Fed's 17 members released forecasts last week saying they felt at least one rate increase ...

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Construction complete on gas pipeline bypass, McCrory says

Governors across the South issued executive orders last week to suspend limitations on trucking hours, allowing drivers to stay on the road longer to bring fuel to gas stations. At at least one Jones Petroleum Co. gas station in Jackson, signs were posted on pumps asking motorists to limit themselves to purchases of no more than 10 gallons.

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China's richest man serves up global badminton deal

According to Capital Economics, direct loans to the sector were 24 trillion yuan, or $3.6 trillion United States dollars, at the end of June. Earlier this year, Wang said that by the end of 2020, Wanda will post $100 billion in annual sales and $10 billion in profits.

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Police seeking man in Amber Alert deaths find body

Police have found a body in a wooded in Fort Wayne . The Allen County Sheriff's Department issued an Amber Alert Monday for 6-year-old Rene Pasztor and 7-year-old Liliana Hernandez. A medical examiner ruled Tuesday that both children died of asphyxiation, or strangling, and ruled their deaths homicides. She has a pending criminal trespass case.

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California governor approves gender neutral restrooms

One of the lawmakers who introduced the bill, Democratic Assemblywoman Nora Campos of San Jose, told the AP the new legislation prevents women from falling into a pattern of chronic wage discrimination based on prior unjust compensation.

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S&P 500 Futures Bounce as Deutsche Bank Boosts Financials

EpiPen maker Mylan fell after legislators called for an investigation of the company. That sent stocks that pay high dividends, like utilities and real estate companies, lower than the rest of the market. The bank has suffered for months from perceptions of a weak capital base. It was this lesson that led Deutsche Bank investors to believe that if the worst should happen, Germany would bail the Deutsche Bank out.

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Christie works to shore up legacy as trial threatens it

Patrick Foye, executive director of the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey, testified at the trial of former Port Authority deputy executive director Bill Baroni and Bridget Kelly, Republican Gov. Chris Christie about the massive traffic jams on the third day of the four-day incident. He testified that the mayor told him he "wished he had the balls to do it", and that if he were governor, he would take numerous same positions.

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Director: Man who pleaded guilty was 'protected' by Christie

FORT LEE, N.J. (AP) — Motorists are facing delays because crews are cleaning up a fuel spill caused by a jackknifed tractor-trailer on the George Washington Bridge. It was Kelly who state officials went to first with their requests for anything from jobs at the agency to tours of the World Trade Center site, which the Port Authority owns, Wildstein claimed.

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Director: Man who pleaded guilty was 'protected' by Christie

FORT LEE, N.J. (AP) — Motorists are facing delays because crews are cleaning up a fuel spill caused by a jackknifed tractor-trailer on the George Washington Bridge. It was Kelly who state officials went to first with their requests for anything from jobs at the agency to tours of the World Trade Center site, which the Port Authority owns, Wildstein claimed.

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Cognizant President Resigns, Company Probes Possible Improper Payments In India

It's the reputation of the company which has taken a serious hit as, if proven, it indicates the nature of practice management finds reasonable to indulge in. Compared to the previous days closing, the stock was down only by -0.18%. Analysts estimate that the company will post revenues of $3.46 billion for the quarter ended September 2016.

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Tulsa Officer Betty Shelby Charged With Manslaughter In Shooting Of Terence Crutcher

Terence Crutcher was fatally shot by Tulsa Police Officer Betty Shelby after, a department spokesperson says, he did not comply with orders to put his hands up. Ms. Shelby pulled her weapon out because "she felt like he had exhibited enough clues that he could have a gun in his pocket", her attorney, Scott Wood, said in an interview with a local television station.

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Mercedes-Benz unveils electric car concepts

The I.D. stands for this new era of all-electric vehicles, for a new automotive era: "electrical, connected and autonomously driving". And, this vehicle, which is destined for production alongside the next-generation Golf in just four years' time, could well help in reversing its brand image in North America.


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