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Bernie Sanders Will Introduce Legislation to Close Tax Loopholes Used by Trump

Hilary Clinton, hours before the vice-presidential candidates face off in Virginia in their debate urged the women in Philadelphia to stand up to online bullying. On Monday night, at a rally in Pueblo, Colorado, he attempted to cast the New York Times report revealing that he might be using a $ 916 million loss in his 1995 tax return to avoid income taxes for nearly two decades in his favour.

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'Empire' cast backs Clinton, slams Trump in new ad

Trai Byers , who plays Andre Lyons on 'Empire , ' then picks up the ball. Henson is shown saying, "If Trump gets into office", which is followed by Smollett saying, "it will only get worse". 'Every time we sit out, we dishonor their sacrifices, ' he adds. The stars also expressed the reasons Hillary Clinton had their vote which were based health care, gender issues and gun violence.

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Men crushed by concrete at Qld racecourse

According to Queensland Ambulance Service supervisor Glen Morrison, the workers died by a large slab being moved by a crane which fell on them. A concrete slab fell at Eagle Farm Racecourse, with reports two people were crushed. Seven ambulance crews and four fire trucks attended the scene, but the men were unable to be revived. A spokesman for Workplace Health and Safety confirmed and investigation is underway into how the incident occurred.

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Financial industry could lose up to £38bn in 'hard Brexit'

The firm's 4,000 professionals help clients optimize their business, improve their operations and risk profile, and accelerate their organizational performance to seize the most attractive opportunities. A study on Wednesday showed the cost of a hard Brexit for revenues in Britain's financial services sector could total as much as £38 billion, risking the loss of up to 75,000 jobs.

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International Monetary Fund lowers Canadian economic growth outlook as U.S. recovery misses expectations

The fund said growth will pick up slightly in 2017. Meanwhile, the Eurozone is expected to expand 1.7 per cent this year and 1.5 per cent next year. The Fund notes "the precarious nature of the recovery eight years after the global financial crisis". It warned further economic stagnation will create more populist sentiment against globalisation.

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Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA) reported Beta of 0.71

Investec Asset Management LTD now owns 2,171,655 shares of the company's stock valued at $116,205,000 after buying an additional 1,148,997 shares during the period. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 22nd were paid a $0.34 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, August 18th. The median estimate represents a 3.89% increase from the last price of 51.98.

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(NYSE:JPM) earnings expectations

Here's how investors reacted to JPM earnings announcements in the past few quarters. Top-level EPS estimate is set at $1.55 while low-level EPS estimate among analysts is focused at $1.26. (JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.5 trillion and operations worldwide. Perkins Coie Trust Co boosted its stake in shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co.by 10.2% in the second quarter.

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House Puts Wells Fargo in the Hot Seat

Though Stumpf has not resigned, he comes into the hearing on the heels of an announcement that Wells Fargo's Independent Directors are launching an investigation into allegations that bank employees were opening accounts without customers' knowledge or permission and that his pay had been frozen.

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Markets Right Now: Banks, energy stocks lead market higher

Banks, seen benefiting from an eventual rate hike, gained 2% as a group. Wholesale gasoline rose 3 cents to $1.50 a gallon, heating oil was little changed at $1.55 a gallon and natural gas increased 4 cents to $2.963 per 1,000 cubic feet. Chesapeake Energy rose 5.8 percent and was the biggest gainer on the S&P. Dow futures were up 0.1 percent to 18,211.00 and broader S&P 500 futures crept up less than 0.1 percent to 2,153.80.

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NZ says business as usual despite India cricket tour cancellation report

Asked about the development being in contrast to BCCI's stance of opposing the Lodha Committee's recommendations, Thakur said, "They are autonomous bodies they can do whatever they have to. "Dictators do good work, but they are not good for democracy". When there was a possibility of one of the games getting cancelled, the Commission clarified that as this was a prior decision and the Supreme Court judgment came later, it will not get affected by the decision of the Committee.

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Japan urged to ratify climate change accord before November deadline

U.N. Spokesman Farhan Haq said the EU, Canada and Nepal would deposit their ratification documents Wednesday, edging the percentage of emissions by ratifying countries past the 55 percent threshold needed for the treaty to take effect on November 4.

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Wearing Clown Costumes to Cause Alarm is Illegal: State Police

Yet as of Tuesday afternoon, not a single sighting was known to be verified by police or school officials. Police responded to a report of a suspicious person dressed as a clown at Halifax West High School on Tuesday. The clown costume ban only applies to school events, according to English. "People calling saying, 'hey clown, you're the creepy clown'". The 16-year-old girl was charged in connection with an online threat that clowns were going to come to Emmet O'Brien Techncial High ...

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FTSE 100 rally brings no joy to foreign investors

Investors fear a so-called "hard Brexit" with the United Kingdom losing access to the European single market as part of plans to clamp down on immigration. The pound has fallen by 1.6% in two days to $1.2757, its lowest point since 1985, but the FTSE 100 rose by 1.7% to 7,101.69 on Tuesday. With the cheaper currency promising to bolster earnings and enhance competitiveness, Britain's FTSE 100 index rose above the 7,000-point level for the first time since mid-2015.

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Sales of Manhattan's Cheaper Apartments Are Way Down

A number of other market reports also released last Tuesday show that the market has shifted downward, particularly at the higher end of the price spectrum. Still, the percentage of bidding wars represented a much higher percentage than the national average which rests between 5 and 10 percent. This was up 1.5 percent from the second quarter.

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International Monetary Fund raises Indias growth forecast to 7.6% in 2016-17

But a rapidly aging population and heavy export reliance will weigh heavily on the economy amid a slowdown in world trade. The latest forecast is 0.6 percentage points lower than what the fund predicted just three months ago. The Washington-based institution's chief economist Maurice Obstfeld said in the foreword to the report that since the last full WEO report in April: "Political tensions have now made advanced economies a major locus of policy uncertainty".

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Hillary Clinton slams Donald Trump over comments on women

It highlighted several subject areas that Trump has focused on: For example, it says the average salary of a Veterans Affairs registered nurse is approximately $75,000 or $100,000 with benefits and leave. "I understand the tax laws better than nearly anyone", Trump told a rally crowd in Colorado on Monday, "and that is why I am one that can truly fix them".

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Hillary Clinton surges ahead of Trump in first polls after debate

Of course, Trump contradicted that sentiment during the debate when he said he'd never called global warming a hoax. According to the RealClearPolitics Web site, which prepares an average of all voter surveys conducted in the country, Clinton is leading Trump by 3 per cent on the national level.

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Broker Roundup For PayPal (NASDAQ:PYPL)

During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.32 EPS. That is compared with the $0.31 in earnings per share it reported during the same period a year ago. The company reported its last EPS on 6/30/2016 and is expected to report its next EPS on 10/20/2016. As of February 5, 2016, it owned and operated 84 power plants, including 1 under construction with an aggregate generation capacity of 27,282 megawatts and 760 megawatts under construction.

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Bank of America Corp. (BAC) Stock Rating Lowered by Vetr Inc

The stock's 50 day moving average is 15.59 and its 200 day moving average is 14.44. The company has a market capitalization of $166.16B and a PE ratio of 13.24. Dodge & Cox now owns 221,999,832 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $2,945,938,000 after buying an additional 6,195,899 shares during the last quarter.

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Weak foreign policy responsible for Kashmir issue, isolation of Pakistan: Shah

He said that India blamed Pakistan just six hours after the Uri incident. The attempted attack was the second in Indian-administered Kashmir this week after militants killed one soldier while trying to raid a base in Baramulla town on Sunday night.

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Philippines leader apologises for Hitler comment

The controversial Philippines leader campaigned on a hard line against crime, particularly drug offenses, and has uttered statements causing the global community to recoil. Edca allows the USA to use at least eight military bases in the Philippines where it can rotate its troops, planes and ships. Under the agreement, two C-130 transport planes and 100 USA servicemen have been at an air base in the central Philippines since September 25 as part of a two-week exercise.

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Oil ETF Rises Again, as OPEC Deal Hopes Continue

Brent settled up 70 cents , or 1.4 percent, at $50.89 a barrel. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude (CLc1) closed down 12 cents at $48.69, after hitting $49.13 earlier, a peak since July 5. The Algiers deal signals the end of Saudi Arabia's two-year strategy to pump enough oil to protect its global market share. Both Brent and USA crude on Tuesday added slightly to a rally since last week on bets that OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers could reach an agreement on limiting production.

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New debate strategy for Trump: practice, practice, practice

Since his bad debate performance, Trump has found himself weight-shaming a former Miss Universe victor and blaming Hillary Clinton for her husband's infidelities - both moves that are likely to hurt him more with the voters he is trying to persuade.

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New Jersey teens charged with making separate clown threats

Several local school districts are on high alert following a series of social media threats regarding creepy clowns . Omaha Public Schools is helping with the investigation "to ensure the safety of all students", the release said. Some posted they had seen a clown on each campus while also reporting that the universities had locked down, though both schools did not. Other school districts have received similar bogus threats.

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Hurricane Matthew: American, Allegiant cancel flights; Fort Lauderdale to suspend flights

The most impacted airports were Miami International Airport and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, both of which plan to shut down today. American Airlines and Allegiant - along with many other carriers - has issued travel waivers for its South Florida flights affected by Hurricane Matthew .

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Colombia's President Santos LEGALLY tries to save peace deal

US State Department spokesman John Kirby commended the peaceful election and said "difficult decisions are going to have to be taken in the days ahead". Most Affected Colombians Voted for Peace, Who Voted "No"? With the government's ability to govern now in question, all eyes are on Uribe, the country's most popular politician, whose nearly decade-long military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table.

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Pence says 'I think Donald Trump won' vice presidential debate

That's the general feeling amongst analysts on the day after. But some Clinton supporters claimed that Kaine got the better of Pence , putting him on his heels in trying to defend some of Trump's words and proposals. That really meant the world to me. The " Late Night " host fact-checked the vice presidential debate and discovered-surprise!-Mike Pence was lying pretty much the whole time.

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Global trade of wild African grey parrots banned

The idea had its origins in a bitterly divided meeting of the CITES in The Hague in 2007. Signatories also urged Mexico, the United States and China to join the campaign against the trade of totoaba fish, which Mexican fishermen poach with nets, causing drowning deaths of the endangered vaquita, the world's smallest porpoise.

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Red Sox will retire David Ortiz's #34

It changed the course of the franchise. Ortiz and the Red Sox will continue their historic run in the postseason in the AL Division Series against the Cleveland Indians. Major League Baseball plans to run a commercial in English and Spanish during the playoffs that ends, "Thanks, Big Papi!" - The announcement by MA governor Charlie Baker and Boston mayor Marty Walsh that the bridge on Brookline Ave leading to Fenway Park, and the street on the way to the Fenway T stop would both be named ...

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Wal-Mart increases stake in China's JD.com

Primero Mining Corp. (NYSE:PPP) reported that it plans to release its third quarter 2016 operating and financial results before the market opens on Wednesday, November 9, 2016. "3" brokerage firms have issued "Sell" rating for the company and "Strong Sell" rating was issued by "2.88" brokerage firms. Following the sale, the insider now owns 6,748,580 shares in the company, valued at approximately $488,664,677.80.

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Wal-Mart plans to slow new store openings, invest in online

Credit Suisse Group AG now has a rating of Outperform on the stock. They now have a United States dollars 86 price target on the stock. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nineteen have assigned a hold rating, ten have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company.

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Oil prices dip on surging Iran sales, but looming OPEC deal offer

Oil settled down on Tuesday after a surging dollar offset optimism over planned OPEC output cuts, before a report suggesting another weekly drop in US crude stocks took prices up again post-settlement toward four-month highs. However, the new OPEC deal allows limited flexibility for Iran , Libya and Nigeria, which have all endured production disruptions. On the negative side, some of last week data and news such as the increase in US rig count by 11 rigs to 522 and the sharp increase in USA ...

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EpiPen makers overcharged Medicaid for decades, Congressmen say

Lawmakers are now trying to determine what kind of impact Mylan's pricing practices had on government-funded health programs. Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn) has stated that Mylan misclassified the EpiPen as a generic drug instead of a branded drug.

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Mortgage Applications Rise Through The End of September

Unadjusted, the Index decreased by 0.2%. The refinance share of mortgage activity increased to 63.8% of total applications from 62.7% the week before. The Veterans Affairs share of total applications was 11.4%, down from 11.9%. Standard 30 year FRM interest rates at BMO Harris Bank are being quoted at 3.375% and April of 3.542%.

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Newmont Mining Corp. (NEM) Upgraded to Strong-Buy by Zacks Investment Research

Finally, Citigroup Inc. started coverage on shares of Newmont Mining Corp.in a research note on Tuesday, August 2nd. A price target is the predicted price level of an equity stated by a market advisor or investment expert. Newmont is the only gold producer listed in the S&P 500 Index and was named the mining industry leader by the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index in 2015 and 2016.


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