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Deutsche Bank boss offers reassurance after shares slump

Deutsche Bank's German-listed stock recovered smartly from record lows to close up 6.4 percent. It has spent billions settling charges that it manipulated global interest rates and rigged foreign exchange rates; its margins have disappeared due to record low interest rates and the cost of new regulations; and it has been slammed with a $14 billion demand from the U.S.

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Holiday Sales Expected to Be up 3.6 Percent

This growth rate would be significantly higher than the 10-year average of 2.5 percent and above the 3 percent increase in 2015. Total sales exclude autos, gasoline and restaurant sales. There are signs that consumers already are loosening their purse strings: The U.S. personal savings rate fell to 5.7% of disposable personal income in August, down from 6.2% in March, according to the Commerce Department.

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Now Buy And Sell Items On Facebook's 'Marketplace'

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Craigslist competitor has officially launched and it is called Facebook Marketplace . The company doesn't allow users to buy, sell or trade regulated goods such as prescription drugs, marijuana, firearms or ammunition.

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Chinese Premier to discuss on extradition treaty in his Canada visit

Earlier China was concerned about the foreign material spreading a crop disease called blackleg, presently changed its standards beginning Sept 1, before agreeing to continue negotiations with Canada leading up to meetings in Ottawa. Winnipeg lawyer David Matas, who has represented a number of Chinese fugitives, also questioned the wisdom of negotiating a formal treaty. Fifteen years later, in Shanghai for the Chinese release of his father's book, Two Innocents in Red China , Trudeau was ...

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Second Governor Debate Continues Civil Tone but Highlights More Differences

The announcement earlier this year that Carrier Corporation and UTEC planned to move more than 2,000 IN heating and air conditioning manufacturing jobs to Mexico was a blow to the state's jobs picture, but it's hard to say if Holcomb, who is tied to leadership of state government, will be blamed for that development when folks go to the polls November 8th.

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VP Debate: What to Watch

However, on a national stage for 90 minutes, getting Trump back on track will have everything to do with whether or not Pence can successfully offer convincing answers to Trump's problems. Are you ready to be commander-in-chief? For the earnest and easygoing Kaine , that means defending Clinton's character and reputation, her Achilles' heel throughout the campaign.

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Cable fire causes major disruption at London Marylebone

Chiltern Railways warned passengers in the Midlands, Oxfordshire and the Thames Valley there was major disruption following a cable fire at Neasden on Tuesday - with the blaze taking out signals along the line. And Geoff Talboys said he was waiting to get to West Ruislip to tranfer to the Tube. "Unfortunately we are unable to run any services into London any further than West Ruislip".

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Trump Used Foundation To Connect With Social Conservatives Ahead Of 2016 Bid

The attorney general's office says the law requires a different registration than the foundation has for those that solicit more than $25,000 a year from the public. Trump has attacked the Clinton family charity as a "pay-to-play" operation under which the former secretary of state and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, rewarded big donors to the foundation with access.

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Brexit: Banks will get 'no special treatment' when United Kingdom leaves EU

British stocks fell agonizingly short of an all-time high on Tuesday as optimism grew that the country's exporters and multinationals will benefit from the pound's slide to another 31-year low against the dollar. Britain is "a country with the self-confidence and the freedom to look beyond the continent of Europe and to the economic and diplomatic opportunities of the wider world", she said, mentioning possibilities for free trade deals beyond the continent.

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Trump says he 'brilliantly' used tax laws

The tax return controversy follows last week's opening debate, after which Clinton has opened up a small polling lead, according to the latest Fox News survey. Show insiders told The Associated Press that Trump rated female contestants by the size of their breasts and talked about which ones he'd like to have sex with.

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Oil prices soar 6%, OPEC's 1st deal since 2008

The decision marks the end of the two-year pump-at-will policy that was advocated by Saudi Arabia . It would be recalled that Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, who led Nigeria's delegation to the meeting, argued for the exemption of Nigeria from the production cut.

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Bass Pro Shops acquires Cabela's in $5.5-billion transaction

Cabela's was founded in 1961 by Dick, Mary and Jim Cabela, and today has more than 19,000 "outfitters" operating 85 specialty retail stores, primarily in the western USA and Canada, and has built a passionate and loyal base of millions of enthusiasts who shop both at its retail stores and online.

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EOG Resources Inc (EOG) is Downgraded by Societe Generale to Hold

The consensus price target (PT) of $53.47 means that the Company shares are likely to increase by 0.92 per cent in the short run. At present, 1 analysts recommended Selling these shares while 12 recommended Hold, according to FactSet data. The company has market capitalization of $52.92B. The stock volatility for week was 3.25% while for month was 2.78%.The stock, as of last close, traded 68.87% to its 52 week low and was changed -1.12% from its 52 week high.

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Micron Technology (MU) Shares are Up 1.72%

Shares registered one year high at $86.61 and the one year low of $62.93. That compares with the mean forecast $2.95B and -$0.09/share, respectively. The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 1.5 Percent. 5 advised the "Hold" rating about this stock. The stock has earnings growth of -27.40% yoy and showed a low EPS growth of -25.80% over the past five years.

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Minnesota Vikings improve to 4-0 with win over New York Giants

The Vikings have now beaten two Super Bowl winning quarterbacks and last year's MVP. With the convincing victory, the Vikings are 4-0 for the first time since the 2009 season, when they reached the NFC championship game. "So you try to protect them and get rid of the ball real fast, and we just got to cover them up". Beckham , meanwhile, earned himself another post-play penalty and had the least productive game of his career.

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Pence, Kaine to face off Tuesday in vice-presidential debate

Mike Pence took aim at Hillary Clinton's record as Secretary of State at a campaign event in Virginia, Tim Kaine's home turf. "In Indiana, we're the crossroads of America". "Trump is correct. The system is rigged". Both considered safe picks, Kaine and Pence will wield their nice-guy, workmanlike demeanors to entice voters turned off by the circus-like atmosphere of the campaign.

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Google unveils Pixel mobile with artificial intelligence and 'best camera ever'

In recent weeks, rumors have claimed that Google was still planning to launch a successor to its hugely popular Nexus 7 tablet , and that the new device would feature Nexus branding, as well as developer preview support for the company's new Andromeda OS .

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Nobel Physics Prize: A Look at the 3 Winners, Their Feats

This year's Nobel Prize in Physics victor will be announced at 11.45am, and the judges are usually pretty punctual. Haldane said he was "very surprised and very gratified" by the award. The phenomenon had eluded explanation until Thouless surmised the electrons in such systems were forming what is known as a topological quantum fluid, acting collectively to flow only in integer steps.

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Yahoo Hack: BT And Sky Broadband Customers Could Be Affected

According to BT, a minority of its 7m accounts nationwide are still managed by Yahoo. The leaks revealed yesterday are only the latest in a string of recent high-profile data breaches, with Yahoo joining a red-faced class of 2016 that so far includes LinkedIn and Dropbox .

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Fed's Yellen defends Brainard against congressman's charges of political bias

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Wednesday said Wall Street bank executives must face consequences for wrongdoing at any level at the bank. But it did send a strong signal that it is prepared to raise rates before the end of the year, with many expecting a move in December.

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Bilic: West Ham must follow lead of Payet

Especially not if Bilic wants to keep his team in the Premier League rather than enduring another relocation - to the second-tier Championship. "Okay, we have stopped the losing streak with a point, but of course we were looking for three points", he said, as the Hammers were on a four-match losing steak that has them18th in the standings.

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Late restart gives Harvick the edge

Kenseth led 105 of 300 laps and would have clinched with the win, just as he did last season at New Hampshire when he was in ideal position to take advantage of Harvick's miscue. Harvick and Truex are secure by virtue of their victories. That struck Truex and others as a bit of mystery. The race victor was Kevin Harvick .

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Dollar gains on upbeat US data, "hard Brexit" fears beset pound

This news came over the weekend; while today's September construction PMI returned to growth, it failed to lessen any losses, showing just how damaging this news has been to the United Kingdom currency. Worryingly for holders of Pound Sterling (GBP), the shift out of Sterling-denominated assets came in spite of a relatively strong Purchasing Manager Index survey of the domestic manufacturing sector.

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Southwest Airlines launches winter sale, with fares as low as $49

The sale fares apply to nonstop flights, though a search for flights with connections also might yield some cheaper-than-usual fares. Prices between Baltimore and Boston, for example, were showing on the carrier's website at just $41 each way - or about $82 round-trip.

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European shares lifted by late surge in Deutsche Bank

Investors are likely "getting cold feet given the possibility of more news over the weekend that could easily send the shares soaring come Monday", said Chris Beauchamp, chief market analyst at IG. End points: The FTSE 100 was veering toward a weekly loss of 1.3%. Markets were spooked by a report that several hedge funds had withdrawn their investments in Germany's biggest lender over worries about its viability.

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NRSC Launches Coordinated Ad for Ron Johnson

In all, the Feingold campaign has now raised almost $20 million. That's up from the $4.1 million he raised the previous quarter and $3.3 million in the first quarter. But outside groups are spending much more heavily to help Johnson - $6.2 million for the Republican incumbent to $1.2 million for Feingold. NRSC spokeswoman Andrea Bozek confirmed Monday that the independent expenditure arm of the NRSC was canceling a planned ad buy in Wisconsin.

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OPEC deal supports gradual oil price recovery, strong rebound unlikely

Brent crude LCOc1 climbed 31 cents to $49.00 a barrel, having settled up $2.72, or 5.9 percent. Since the removal of nuclear-related sanctions targeting its oil industry in February, Iran - which is OPEC's third largest producer after Saudi Arabia and Iraq - has been boosting production in order to reach previous levels and has rejected calls on the country to freeze production as unfair.

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Trump Vows to Repair Tax Code: 'I'm Working For You Now'

Seizing an opportunity he missed on the debate stage last week, Trump went after Clinton's commitment to fighting cybersecurity threats and pointed to her use of a private, email server when she served as secretary of state . The documents were anonymously mailed to one of the newspaper's reporters. According to Reid's statement : " Trump is a billion-dollar loser who won't release his taxes because they'll expose him as a spoiled, rich brat who lost the millions he inherited from his ...

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Pound falls on strong US data and Brexit timetable

Data released on Monday showed factory activity grew at the fastest rate in more than two years last month. The European Commission has said that there will be no negotiations with Britain on its divorce proceedings from the EU until Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty has been formally triggered.

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Wells Fargo account scandal extends to small business

Regulators said bank employees, racing to meet aggressive sales goals, opened two million accounts that may not have been authorized by customers. Frerichs said that his office handles more than $1 trillion in transactions annually, and Wells Fargo stands to lose "millions of dollars" in investment fees because of the action.

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U.S. election 2016: Clinton rips into Trump over taxes

Likely voters who watched the first presidential debate are twice as likely to say the debate made them think better of Clinton (32 per cent) than worse (16 per cent), it said. Bill Clinton ripped Obamacare during a campaign rally for his wife in MI today. Consequently, the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center found, the greatest benefits of Trump's tax plan would flow to the wealthiest taxpayers.

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Clinton, Trump: Presidential race tightens in Florida, Ohio, Arizona

In an interview that aired Tuesday on CNN , the vice president also said Trump is "not a bad man". A few days ago in Iowa, he made fun of her for the fall, saying Clinton takes "all those days off" and then "she can't even make it to her car".

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Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT) Stock Up on Summit Deal, RBC Bullish

The terms of the deal are "attractive" for Summit too, said Chattopadhyay, letting it retain a hold on USA market rights while adding to the biotech's previously constrained balance sheet, likely funding operations into 2018. The deal gives Sarepta rights to Summit's utrophin modulator pipeline, including its lead experimental drug, ezutromid, in Europe, Turkey and the Commonwealth of Independent States.

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Indian army to attack Azad Jammu and Kashmir on 'terror infrastructure' pretext

The inspector general in-charge, Rajouri - Poonch range, Johnny Williams, said the three posts under fire were Jhangar, Kalsian, Makri. The latest exchange came after suspected militants fired on an army camp in the Indian Kashmir town of Baramulla late Sunday killing one trooper, before being repelled.

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Pound drops to lowest level since 1985 _ and United Kingdom stocks soar

On Tuesday, she added the divorce from the European Union will not be "plain sailing" and that there would be "bumps in the road". Instead, May now appears to be putting control of Britain's borders first. A raft of economic data culminates Friday with the September nonfarm payrolls report - a strong number will likely reinforce market expectations that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates again in December.


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