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Asian stocks rally as US Fed keeps interest rates unchanged

Kansas City Fed President Esther George, Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester and Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren even dissented on the decision to stay put. One thing's for certain, if and when the Fed finally does decide to raise rates, it will be incremental - probably increases of 0.25% or less. Brainard's comments, coupled with a string of weaker-than-expected economic data, led watchers to conclude that there will likely be no rate increase this week.

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Giants' kicked-out center accuses ref of targeting him

Beckham, who was suspended one game a year ago for his actions, felt he was under such a microscope Sunday that he was anxious he'd be tossed from the 29-27 loss to the Redskins late in the fourth quarter after being penalized for offensive pass interference on a pick play.

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No plans to change USA nuke strike rules: Pentagon chief Ashton Carter

Hidden underground in steel-and-concrete silos across rural America, more than 400 intercontinental ballistic missiles point to the skies, poised for launch - and ready to obliterate cities across the world. He said the United States has not built any new nuclear weapons in 25 years. Defense Secretary Ash Carter says the Pentagon is committed to correcting what he calls decades of shortchanging its nuclear forces.

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29 injured in 'intentional bomb blast'

Surveillance videos helped track the wanted man down. The men saw wires and a pipe coming out of the bag on top of a municipal garbage can as they came out of a nearby restaurant, Elizabeth Mayor Christian Bollwage said , reports The New York Times .

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Turkey renews OK for military operations in Syria, Iraq

The Turkish military , fighting alongside Syrian rebels, has seized villages along the border from Daesh and Kurdish militants. Speaking earlier, Defense Minister Fikri Isik said the mandate would enable Turkey to take all kinds of necessary measures against terrorist threats and security risks within the framework of worldwide law.

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Clinton campaign seizes on Trump cameo in Playboy video

Yes, even delusional misogynist Rush Limbaugh realizes that fellow delusional misogynist Donald Trump has let his obsession with Alicia Machado derail his presidential campaign. Tor the remainder of the campaign, Democratic strategists and consultants expect Clinton to continue to push Trump's buttons. "Trump justified it as "'At least you know I will be there, awake, to answer the call".

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BoE FPCs quarterly statement highlights challenges for UKs financial stability after Brexit

Officials didn't announce any new policies this month. The Bank of England has issued a sobering analysis of the state of the UK's financial system in the wake of the European Union referendum. On the UK's hard-hit current account, it said there remains the risk of a fall in overseas investment in Britain following Brexit. In extracts from the interview published earlier on Tuesday, Saunders said he expected the economy would slow less than most analysts had forecast, and that higher ...

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Venezuela expects non-OPEC nations like Russia to join in output cuts

The price of crude oil soared, but it still remains to be seen if a final agreement will be reached. London Brent crude for November delivery LCOc1, which expires after the settlement later in the day, was down 8 cents at $49.16 a barrel by 0023 GMT.

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Fed's Yellen says bank leaders must be held accountable for wrongdoing

The nation's second largest bank engaged in practices that allegedly allowed the bank to open millions of accounts without customers' permission. During a hearing in front of the House Financial Services Committee , Garrett told Yellen, who was testifying, "Whether you like it or not, the public increasingly believes that Fed independence is nothing more than a myth".

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U.S. close: Stocks end higher as traders continue to mull Fed

U.S. jobless claims data will be monitored on Thursday, although any comments from Fed speakers could be more important for sentiment once the blackout period ends at the end of United States trading today. Federal Reserve monetary policy decision and as investors digested several key economic data releases. TVC NEWS Wall Street rose on Wednesday, helped by gains in technology and energy stocks, ahead of the Federal Reserve's decision later in the day.

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US pump prices rise as Colonial preps gasoline line restart

The pipeline carries gas from Gulf Coast refineries to as far as Linden, N.J. Bringing the pipeline back has taken longer than expected. "That could change depending on the length of the outage because they are going to have to move product to that area somehow".

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Crude Makes Modest Gains Following Yesterday's OPEC News

The price of crude oil soared, but it still remains to be seen if a final agreement will be reached. But after oil prices spiked to almost US$150 a barrel in 2008, fracking and directional drilling took off in the United States, eventually boosting its production by 4 million barrels per day, and making it the world's largest producer of petroleum and other products.

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Late Deutsche Bank relief rally lifts markets into the close

Justice Department over its role in the global financial crisis. AFP reported on Friday Germany's largest lender is near an agreement with USA officials to pay $5.4 billion to settle charges. With the German government giving no sign it would be prepared to offer a bailout, and the bank heavily exposed to risky investments, notably in the derivatives markets, investors have grown increasingly jittery.

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Formula One: Daniel Ricciardo wins dramatic Malaysian GP, Lewis Hamilton crashes out

Hamilton's misfortune allowed Ricciardo to claim his fourth career victory - ahead of teammate Max Verstappen and Rosberg - which the Australian celebrated in style by drinking champagne out of his shoe at the victory ceremony. Sometimes you just need things to swing your way, " said Ricciardo, whose tears during the Australian anthem played after the race mixed freely with the copious sweat generated in the tropical conditions, which generated track temperatures that consistently topped 50 ...

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Wells Fargo Fined $24M For Illegally Seizing Military Members' Cars

The panel's senior Democrat, Rep. Maxine Waters of California, was adamant that the alleged abuses show that the second-largest US bank is too big for senior executives to keep track of what's going on. Going forward, Wells Fargo said it has reformed its practices so the issue will not recur. Some representatives, including Republicans, echoed the calls by Sen.

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Loonie steady, TSX higher as oil rises following preliminary OPEC deal

OPEC said other details will be known at its policy meeting in November, leaving unanswered when the agreement will come into effect, what new quotas for member countries will be and for what periods, and how compliance will be verified. WTI was trading around $47 a barrel, after gaining more than 5 per cent on Wednesday on OPEC's planned output cut. Oil prices rallied in early trading on Thursday but retreated as skepticism over the deal led to profit taking.

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Deutsche Bank Share Prices Swing over Fears of Financial Health

Deutsche Chief Executive John Cryan said in a message to employees Friday that media speculation that a few hedge funds had reduced some activities with the bank was causing "unjustified concerns". The Wall Street Journal said Qualcomm is in talks to buy its rival, and NXP gained $6.37, or 6.6 percent, to $102.49 and Qualcomm picked up $1.95, or 2.9 percent, to $69.40.That followed a bigger move a day ago.

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Entire Australian state without power after massive storm

Under the PM's directions, the Energy Minister will be working to ensure that states move to a single national renewable energy target. A fault has wiped out electricity in the state of South Australia. "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. This week ABC political editor Chris Uhlmann also wrote about South Australia's electricity price spike and the challenges for an energy market in ...

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Trump declared a $916 million loss in 1995 tax returns

Based on Trump's known income in the subsequent years, including income from his businesses and his appearances on The Apprentice , a reality TV show, he could well have avoided income taxes for that period of time , the Times reports . The accusation about Hillary Clinton's loyalty to her husband was Trump's most jarring outburst of the night, but it was hardly the only one. For 40 years, everyone running for president has released their tax returns.

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Stocks, euro rise as Deutsche Bank shares rebound

The bank's liquidity has been in question since the U.S. Justice Department proposed a $14 billion fine earlier this month over residential mortgage-backed securities. But worries about the impact of the case on Deutsche Bank had spread through markets and into the political realm over the past week, unnerving investors.

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Deutsche Bank shares plunge before rumours of reduced settlement prompt rally

The International Monetary Fund said in June: " Deutsche Bank appears to be the most important net contributor to systemic risks" in the global market. Asian stocks followed Wall Street lower in early trade on Friday, while oil prices held close to the highest level in nearly a month on optimism over an OPEC plan to curb output.

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Stock prices of China oil giants rebound

Benchmark Brent crude futures LCOc1 were down 33 cents a barrel at $48.42 by 1038 GMT, after earlier climbing to a high of $49.09, its strongest since September 9. She said that US producers could not fill the void as quickly as next year, partly because some have too much debt and not enough cash to finance new drilling.

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NJ Transit had 150 accidents in 5 years

A US government official says the Federal Railroad Administration had investigated New Jersey Transit and found dozens of safety violations months before Thursday's commuter train crash. rail station. Trains are supposed to stop well clear of bumpers, Clarke said. "Even if we don't have all the information from an event recorder, we can still gain additional information from examining the track, examining the train itself", and looking into other things related to the accident, NTSB ...

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Clinton Describes Trump's Latest Twitter 'Meltdown' as 'Unhinged'

Trump's Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton, raised Trump's treatment of the Venezuelan-born former Miss Universe as an example of how he views women during the two candidates' first debate on Monday night. Trump made the comments Friday during a brief appearance at the Kent County Republican headquarters. But his situation was hardly dire; make some obvious adjustments (like, say, remembering what he's supposed to talk about) and, with the next debate a more friendly town hall set-up, bounce ...

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PFW Matchup Breakdown: Buffalo Bills vs. New England Patriots

In the meantime, they have just a few days left to get Jimmy Garoppolo's shoulder, Jacoby Brissett's thumb, or emergency quarterback Julian Edelman ready to play against the Buffalo Bills on Sunday. "Their defense pitches a shutout on primetime TV so we know we have to come with our "A" game". It is the last game of Tom Brady's suspension, and third-string quarterback Jacoby Brissett injured his thumb during the week 3 game against the Texans.

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Winthrop Poll: Trump leads Clinton by 4 points

Aiming to demonstrate a broad base of support among both Democrats and Republicans, Clinton's campaign was also dispatching Michelle Obama to hold a pair of events in Pennsylvania, a state Clinton is hoping to use as a firewall to prevent Trump from claiming the 270 electoral votes needed to win.

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Darren Clarke: Europe have won Ryder Cup from a worse position

The 50,000 or so fans who jammed into Hazeltine National Golf Club sure did so Saturday, heckling McIlroy at every opportunity as he and playing partner Thomas Pieters came up big again for the European team. I let it get to me a couple of times which I probably shouldn't have. Since 1979, when the Cup expanded beyond a British-Irish team, teams ahead by three points or more entering singles have won seven of nine times.

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Fed Says The Case For An Increase Has Strengthened

The Australian dollar has climbed to a two-week high against the green back, as the US dollar weakened on the US Fed's decision. "Even after doing so, three members voted against the decision to hold off on a rate hike this month", Long said.

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OPEC deal shows cartel's resolve -- and desperation

The OPEC deal is unlikely to affect Middle East crude supplies to term customers in Asia for 2017, but may crimp additional volumes that producers have been offering throughout 2016, Asia-based traders said. At the most, the possible deal would shave off 700,000 barrels a day and would need to be agreed to by OPEC members. OPEC will now talk with other producers - such as Russian Federation - and negotiate how much less they will pump.

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The 9/11 lawsuit bill: Override justified

Yet Saudi Arabia was home to 15 of the 19 Al-Qaeda hijackers who carried out the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States which killed almost 3,000 people. Saudi Arabia was home to 15 of the 19 al-Qaida hijackers who carried out the September 11, 2001 terror attacks that killed almost 3,000 people in New York, Washington D.C.

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Man tased by California police dies during struggle with officers

Detectives are investigating the death of a Pasadena man who died after a confrontation with police. She said that the Thomas had actually called police first, perhaps recognizing the signs of a manic episode. She tells NBC4 News that Thomas called police himself for help. Cops said the man was "armed with a knife" and "did not comply with the officers' orders as the suspect attempted to re-enter an occupied apartment at the location", Boyer stated.

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Darnold propels USC to rebound win over Arizona State, 41-20

Arizona State Sun Devils sophomore quarterback Manny Wilkins left the game in the first half against the USC Trojans with what appeared a left leg injury after he was helped from the field in the second quarter. They struggled to move the ball with either quarterback, and the defense was thoroughly overmatched - not for the first time this season, either. Four Arizona State defenders surrounded him at one point.

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Rosberg unconcerned by Hamilton pole

Rosberg clearly had the measure of Hamilton then but following the latter's crushing superiority in qualifying, the pair's team boss Toto Wolff left no one in doubt about who he thought was the man in form. "Unfortunately I made a mistake in the last corner, something was not going right at the last corner as I always had a big oversteer moment in there".

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USA team roars back to take 3-point lead

As a result, the U.S. team needs only five points from today's 12 concluding singles matches to reclaim the Cup while Europe must take 7.5 points to keep the trophy. "We fought hard today and were happy to get a point". "I hope they shout at us all day tomorrow". Ian Poulter , who sparked Europe to its "Miracle at Medinah" in 2012, is at Hazeltine only as an assistant captain.

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Seattle Seahawks vs New York Jets Betting Odds

In fact, Wilson says he's wired like a mule. "I think he is aware - fully aware - of what happened". According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Jets are 2.5-point home underdogs versus the Seahawks while the over/under now sits at 41 points.


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