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IL treasurer, Hillary Clinton take aim at Wells Fargo over scandal

Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson wants Wells Fargo to let customers sue the bank to resolve disputes over accounts opened without customer authorization. Consumer advocates say mandatory individual arbitration makes it prohibitively expensive to take legal action and does not set a legal precedent to help other affected individuals.

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Nissan Motor India clocks higher sales in Sep

But SUV and truck sales were up 13 per cent. Brands without competitive new SUVs are struggling; Fiat, for example, saw its sales plummet 30 percent last month. Favorable conditions such as low interest rates and low gas prices remain in place. General Motors reported sales slipped 0.6% to 249,795, amid a planned pullback in fleet deliveries.

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The pound is bombing as fears grow over a 'hard Brexit'

The pound is down 15 per cent since the European Union referendum on June 23. The pound has fallen 1.8 percent after British Prime Minister Theresa May's announcement on Sunday that the formal process to take the nation out of the European Union would start by the end of March.

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Kaine-Pence debate turns into Hillary-Trump mud-slinging match

For many of those who do tune in, the debate is likely to be one of their first opportunities to thoroughly assess the men who could be next in line for the presidency. The New York Times reported last weekend that Trump had taken a $916 million tax loss in 1995 and may have avoided paying federal taxes for 18 years because of it.

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Britain extends guarantee to replace European Union funding after Brexit

Speaking at the Conservative Party conference in Birmingham yesterday the chancellor said the government will use "all the tools at its disposal" to help the economy through the coming "hard Brexit". "We know what some people in Europe are saying, but they too are preparing a negotiating position for what will be a long and tough negotiation", Mr Hammond said.

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Donald Trump on $1-billion tax write-off: 'I did a great job'

Clinton's favorability rating, which slipped in the month following her nomination, rebounded from to 47 percent from 38 percent in August, the poll found. Hillary Clinton, the Democratic nominee for the November 8 election, has seized on the report, arguing the tax records undercut Trump's business acumen.

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Dolly Parton To Receive Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award

Her current "Pure & Simple" tour, drawn from her new album with the same title, creates an elegant stage setting, with half a dozen curtains flowing from the rafters down to the stage, gorgeously lighted in colors that helped to highlight her pristine white jumpsuit.

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Trump angers with suggestion that vets with PTSD are weak

At an event with veterans in Herndon, Virginia, Trump called for better mental health services for those returning from combat, saying that while many are "strong", others " can't handle " what they have seen on the battlefield. "Remembering it, working it through, and avoiding anything similar are classic ways we all cope with stress", Clark says. And you certainly wouldn't say that someone who seeks care for those things is, in any way, weak.

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Wells Fargo account scandal extends to small business -US senator

The financial protests aainst Wells Fargo "are material to Wells Fargo's financial performance" and will likely provoke "additional fallou tfor the bank", Long added. Stumpf told a congressional panel last week that the bank's use of arbitration clauses is a "fair way" to pay customers for financial damages. The Democrat says he will re-evaluate the bank after one year.

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Everything you need to know about CBS News reporter Elaine Quijano

But unlike many American anchors, she occasionally tweets in Spanish. Here's an interview of Quijano talking about her career with the Filipinas in 2010. Elaine Quijano will make history Tuesday night at the vice presidential debate in more ways than one. The National Association of Hispanic Journalists published a statement expressing disappointment that the Commission on Presidential Debates "has once again failed to select a Hispanic journalist as a moderator of the 2016 general ...

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Notable & Quotable: Bill Clinton on ObamaCare

Indeed, Clinton's only stop in OH in September was a Labor Day weekend rally in Cleveland. At a Democratic primary debate in Milwaukee in February, she said, "I am a staunch supporter of President Obama's principal accomplishment, namely the Affordable Care Act".

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Bill Clinton bus tour to visit eastern Ohio, Mahoning Valley

Former President Bill Clinton will make his way to Michigan Monday. The GOP nominee also thanked the former president for being "honest". "It's the craziest thing in the world", Clinton said . Hillary Clinton drew criticism for a statement she made in November when she got asked a question about her husband's accusers and whether they should be believed, in light of her own statements about giving credence to alleged victims.

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OPEC crude output rises to record as Nigeria, Libya boost supply

Prices eased following a sharp push higher during NY trading hours (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/oil-futures-pull-back-as-market-continues-to-weigh-up-opec-agreement-2016-10-03) Monday. Oil investors are also keenly awaiting the latest USA commercial crude oil stocks data which has surprised the market over the past four weeks with unexpected draw downs.

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Strong reaction to Trudeau's carbon price

The economy, the job market, and the future of innovation will all be positively affected by the carbon pricing plan, says Justin Trudeau. "It is real and it is everywhere". "For us to continue doing that, in order for us to come back from the oil-price crash that we're all experiencing, we need Canada to have our backs".

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ATM Fees Hit Record High in US

The ATM surcharge rose 2 cents this year, from $2.88 to $2.90. Meanwhile, the most common overdraft fee (when customers make a purchase with a debit card or check but don't have enough money in their account to cover the cost) levied by banks is $35.

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Goldman says decision to add $10 to H1 2017 oil prices

Crude prices climbed five per cent after the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries announced that its members had agreed to cut production, in a bid to boost prices. Nymex WTI crude futures settled up 67 cents, or 1.4%, at $47.72 a barrel. It came as welcome news to markets that had fretted all summer about the seemingly gloomy prospects of emerging from a global supply glut.

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Colombia peace deal in tatters, European Union stance on FARC group unclear

In the wake of Sunday's vote, government and FARC leaders have pledged to uphold a bilateral ceasefire struct last month, but it remains unclear whether Arnault's disarmament verification mission will proceed as planned. Stunned by the result, neither the FARC nor the government is prepared to return to war. In a televised address, President Juan Manuel Santos said the Government would meet with all political parties to try and salvage the accord.

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IL suspends $30B in Wells Fargo activity; bank 'sorry'

Senator David Vitter told the bank's chief executive in a letter. Wells Fargo spokesman Gabriel Boehmer (BOH'-mur) says the company has worked with IL since 1970 through operations separate from the retail bank blamed for the wrongdoing.

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Bass Pro Shops Strikes Deal to Acquire Cabela's for $5.5 Billion

Bass Pro Shops will pay $65.50 per share in cash for Cabela's, which is a 19 percent premium from Friday's closing price. Cabela's initially put itself up for sale at the recommendation of hedge fund Elliott Management due to dwindling sales only ten months ago.

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SpiceJet offers tickets start Rs 888 under festival offer

The sale would include sectors like Bengaluru-Kochi, Delhi-Dehradun, Chennai-Bengaluru while fares on some worldwide routes like Chennai-Colombo will be around Rs.3,699. Tickets under this offer are refundable (only Statutory Taxes are refundable) though changeable (change fee and fare difference will be applicable). A closer look at the terms and conditions of the offer tells you that the sale prices are available only for "new and existing paid SpiceClub members ".

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Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) One-Year Target Price At $45.2

Other research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. For the past 5 years, the company's revenue has grown 0.1%, while the company's earnings per share has grown 3.4%. The EPS growth for the past five (5) years shows a value of 4.40%, whilst the EPS value for the next five (5) years shows a figure of 7.84%. Equities research analysts predict that Oracle Corp.

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Oil prices fall despite planned OPEC output cut

Analysts surveyed by Bloomberg are looking for a 1.5 million barrel increase in inventories in the prior week. The November contract expired last Friday. Early on Tuesday, Benchmark Brent crude oil futures were trading down 40 cents, or 0.8 per cent, at 50.49 dollars a barrel. Libya will reach 600,000 bpd by the end of this month, according to Ibrahim Al-Awami, Head of Libya's National Oil Corp.'s oil measurement department.

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Expo Line shut after deputy shooting in downtown Santa Monica

A witness to the shooting said on social media that the suspect had a knife.?? "The individual then produced a second knife in the other hand", Katz said. Deputies said two kitchen-style knives were recovered at the scene. Santa Monica PAX, suspect struck by gunfire, deputies not injured. Passengers could take bus shuttles between downtown Santa Monica and 17th Street and Santa Monica College Station.

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Clinton hits Trump over comments on women ahead of vice presidential debate

We need to refute it. "Trump was a B-, B, Clinton a B, B+, she won by a hair, maybe a bit more". Tim Kaine in the vice presidential debate. None are must-win for Clinton, but the first two in particular both seem to be must-win for Trump. Clinton said troops deserved a commander in chief who understood their sacrifice. Trump made the comments as he discussed his commitment to improving mental health services for veterans.

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Twitter expected to receive bids this week

Of course, Twitter's valuation at the time of the sale will play a big role in the decision, as AmigoBulls editor Vikram Nagarkar pointed out in his recent article, "A Buyout Looks Almost Fully Priced Into Twitter Valuations". In an earlier social attempt of Google , that was based on its Google Plus product, the company was left without a proper service to compete against its main ads competitor Facebook because the campaign wilted.

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Clinton reaches out to women while Trump defends taxes

Trump is a highly-skilled businessman who has a fiduciary responsibility to his business, his family and his employees to pay no more tax than legally required". Democrat Hillary Clinton slammed Republican Donald Trump on Tuesday for making disparaging comments about women's physical appearance, accusing Trump of taking the issue of female body image "to a new level of difficulty and meanness".

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Clinton Still In The Lead, According To Latest Poll

A jam packed day for both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on the campaign trail as well as their friends and family. Among 794 people who can cast a vote in the November 8th presidential election - out of nearly 5,000 "virtual votes" cast from 85 countries in the online survey - 48 per cent would pick Clinton as their next president and 41 per cent said they would vote for Trump.

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Trudeau Unveils Carbon Pricing as Canada Acts on Paris Pledge

The premier says Saskatchewan's economy is already hurting from a downturn in commodity prices and will be one of the hardest hit by a new federal carbon tax. Provincial governments that have implemented carbon taxes get to keep that revenue, while the federal government said it will also return funds from any federally-imposed carbon tax to the jurisdiction of origin.

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Slaven Bilic says his side must follow the lead of Dimitri Payet

Supporters were seen confronting each other inside West Ham's London Stadium and then fighting outside, while footage of violence appeared on social media on Saturday evening. West Ham have not had the easiest start to life at the London Stadium, numerous off-the-pitch problems at their new ground compounded by many more on it.

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The British Pound Hasn't Traded This Low Since 1985

Prime Minister Theresa May has played down the significance of volatility in sterling, which saw the value of the pound plunge to a 31-year low against the United States dollar. It's not just the big exporters seeing a rise in their shares this week. Despite the economic indicators, May remains bullish. The latest drop in the pound came Monday in the wake of the comments by May, who replaced David Cameron as prime minister in July.

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Sanders and Clinton Cancel Joint Campaign Events

In Wisconsin, Sanders will also campaign for Russ Feingold, who is running for senate in the state. During a panel discussion on Sean Hannity's Fox News Channel show last night, military vet Tezlyn Figaro delivered a strong message to Hillary Clinton about basement dwellers in the video embedded below.

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Korea to pay price for deploying Thaad, says China

The golf course owned by South Korea's Lotte business group is also within Seongju, but located farther from the town's main residential areas. On Friday, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang asked Washington and Seoul to halt the deployment of the missile defence shield.

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Creepy clown sightings reported at Modesto mall, and around city

Radford, an expert on so-called "clown panics", says the phenomena is ripe for social media and spreads easily, but should die down soon. "There are things that police can do to attempt to stop you from such behaviour to prevent you from causing further upset".

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Investigators estimate train in crash was speeding

Commuters are using alternative travel in and out of Hoboken a day after a commuter train crashed into the rail station, killing one person and injuring more than 100 people. That one wasn't functioning on the day of the crash. At a briefing Tuesday, NTSB investigator James Southworth declined to address the train's speed.

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WikiLeaks chief signals release of documents before U.S. election

Julian Assange, the Wikileaks founder/ silver-maned Bond villain/ Jonathan Franzen character/ Phantom of the Opera of London's Ecuadorian embassy who literally wears shirts that say "truth" announced in a video press conference this morning that Wikileaks intends to publish one million documents related to the USA election and three governments in the coming weeks.


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