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Town Hall Debate Is Test Of Stagecraft As Much As Substance

Former President Bill Clinton pats his former Vice President Al Gore on the shoulder as U2 singer Bono looks on during a 2008 forum on climate change at the Clinton Global Initiative in 2008. Gore angered Bill by keeping him at arm's length during the 2000 campaign, a move that many Democrats have cited as hurting more than helping Gore's chances, and didn't attend this year's Democratic National Convention.

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Chobani announces six weeks, 100 percent paid parental leave policy

Starting next year, the company will offer all full-time employees 100-percent-paid parental leave for six weeks. "What I value most as a new mom-and a newly expecting mom-is that paid parental leave isn't just about helping new parents, it's about our children", Zuncic said.

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Schools respond to 'creepy clown' threats

Penn State police Sgt. Mike Nelson conservatively estimated at least 500 students marched and chanted during a "clown hunt" that was prompted by Twitter and other social media posts. "However, making a threat against a school is a crime". More than a dozen incidents have been since reported in the US, as the phenomenon spreads via social media.

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Rochester Area First Niagara Banks Prepare for KeyBank Transition

At 3 p.m. Friday, First Niagara bank branches will close to complete the transfer and conversion of accounts to KeyBank. In addition to the former Harleysville National Bank branch in Lower Salford, other locations to make the transition include Willow Grove, North Wales, Huntingdon Valley and seven branches in Bucks County: Richland, Doylestown Township, New Britain Township, Warrington, Sellersville, Warminster and Hilltown.

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Donald Trump to hold campaign rally in Cincinnati

Most of what has been written and said in the last few days about Mr. Trump's tax returns is really just nonsense. "When [Clinton] gets knocked down, she doesn't complain", Obama said while tapping on her mic. These breaks allow " billionaires and powerful corporations to avoid paying their fair share of taxes while sticking the burden on the middle class , " he said.

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Third typhoon of the month hits Taiwan, 32 injured

In Fuzhou, Fujian's provincial capital, people were shown on state television walking through knee-deep waters that had swamped major roads. Authorities raised alert levels for the island, which is prone to landslides and flooding. 27, 2016. Hundreds of global flights were canceled or delayed, while train services, halted Tuesday, were also scheduled to be suspended until Wednesday afternoon.

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Twitter Shares Slump After Report Says Google Won't Make a Bid

According to Reuters' sources, the company is looking to close a deal by October 27. Salesforce.com Inc is now left as the only potential buyer, Recode said , although the cloud-software maker has not confirmed publicly that it wants to make a bid.

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UK Treasury chief to reassure NY bankers over London future

But the rally petered out on Wednesday despite the pound falling below the $1.27 mark to new 31-year lows as Asian markets, followed by European markets, weighed fears about central bank stimulus. In a speech on Wednesday (5 October) at the Conservative Party conference laying out her vision for a post-Brexit Britain, May said: "I want it [a Brexit agreement] to give British companies the maximum freedom to trade with and operate within the single market".

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"Hard Brexit" could cost UK finance firms 38bil pounds

This is changing as executives increasingly fear Britain is heading for a clean break with the European Union in a drive headed by ardent Leave campaigners Davis and Fox, rather than a "soft Brexit" that would see it retain some access to the single market - an outcome backed by finance minister Philip Hammond.

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VMware Cries Uncle, Joins Amazon Cloud (VMW, AMZN)

The new software of the tech company will work better on Amazon's cloud despite the fact that VMWare sells its own cloud services and software that are in direct competition with Amazon. Second, it will allow AT&T connected devices to send data to and from the cloud seamlessly. The company's network already connects almost 29 million devices in 200 countries, and those devices can be managed with AWS's IoT services.

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Bass Pro Shops to acquire Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal

Bass Pro Shops says it intends to keep Cabela's operations in Sidney and Lincoln, Neb. Bass Pro Shops will also take on a partnership with Capital One Financial Corp.to originate and service Cabela's co-branded credit card. In a joint announcement about the deal, the companies said a "driving force" behind the agreement is the "highly complementary business philosophies, product offerings, expertise and geographic footprints of the two businesses".

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BlackRock Slashes Management Fees Across Several Key ETFs

BlackRock shares were unchanged in premarket trading Wednesday at $356.03. "This is another critical milestone to help advisors as they prepare for the major shift the Department of Labor fiduciary rule requires-providing investors with quality index exposures at great value in the center of their portfolios", said Salim Ramji, head of BlackRock's USA wealth advisory business, in a statement Wednesday .

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Wall Street opens higher as tech stocks rise

The euro fell to $1.1217 from $1.1237 and the dollar rose to 101.55 yen from 101.41 yen. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Britain's FTSE 100 soared 1.8 percent to 7,107, just shy of its all-time high of 7,122. That means that the central bank would have to do more to achieve its 2 percent inflation goal. FACTORY GAUGE: A monthly US manufacturing index rebounded, sending the dollar higher as investor expectations rose that Fed policymakers will hike interest rates again as the economy strengthens.

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Pound falls to 31-year low against dollar

The 0.5% fall to 1.277 dollars reflected concern in the markets over Mrs May's insistence she will assert control over immigration after Britain leaves the European Union , raising expectations that the United Kingdom is set for a "hard Brexit" in which it will lose full access to the single market.

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Mall of America to close on Thanksgiving

That means 1,200 employees who work for the mall will be able to spend the day leisurely eating turkey with their families. "That is why this year we have made the decision to close on Thanksgiving Day", read the letter, co-authored by mall Executive Vice President Rich Hoge and Senior Vice President of Marketing Jill Renslow.

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BoE in quandary as UK weathers Brexit hit

Asked about May's criticism of the BoE's policy, Thiel said that the side effects of QE will be "with us for a long time" and that the BoE has a "delicate act to balance". Policymakers have indicated another rate cut is likely by the end of the year, to a little above zero, with economists expecting further policy action at the November meeting.

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In historic move, The Atlantic endorses Hillary Clinton

Gannett's USA Today broke with its history of never endorsing for president by writing an anti-endorsement, one that condemned Donald Trump, but did not go so far as to actually endorse Hillary Clinton . "She is among the most prepared candidates ever to seek the presidency", the endorsement reads. "We are impressed by numerous qualities of the Democratic Party's nominee for president, even as we are exasperated by others, but we are mainly concerned with the Republican Party's nominee, ...

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What Wall Street is saying about Superior Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:SPN)

Scotiabank reaffirmed a focus stock rating and set a $25.00 price target (down previously from $27.00) on shares of Superior Energy Services in a research note on Wednesday, July 27th. The company had revenue of $356.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $367.73 million. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -584%.

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Watch Jennifer Aniston in new Emirates ad

She was slammed for starring in the "snobbiest ad ever", but now Jennifer Aniston is attempting to show she can be just like the rest of us. Jennifer Aniston , a spokesperson for Emirates, takes the limelight as she discovers the appeal of economy class on Emirates' A380 and opts to trade her first class seat for a seat in the economy cabin.

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American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO), Energy Transfer Equity LP (NYSE:ETE)

The stock is now holding above its 50-day SMA of $-7.34 and below its 200-day SMA of $18.35. AEO stock's price is now -12.33% down from its 52-week high and +36.24% up from its 52-week low. The stock of American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) earned "Neutral" rating by Nomura on Thursday, August 18. American Eagle Outfitters, Inc.'s (AEO) is a part of Services sector and belongs to Apparel Stores industry.

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Cullinan Associates Inc Lowers stake in Cisco Systems (CSCO)

The analyst now has "increased comfort that the shift towards subscription services is a trend which is impacting the broader security market", which indicates that vendors like Palo Alto Networks revealing slowed product growth are a reflection of this trend rather than a outcome of share losses.

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Poland abortion legislation: Sejm debates the motion

In practice, though, some doctors, citing moral objections, refuse to perform even legal abortions. Prime Minister Beata Szydlo attempted to calm the waters, saying she did not approve of Waszczykowski's comments and that her government is not actively engaged in an attempt to further restrict the current law, which is already one of the most restrictive in Europe.

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Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) Stock Rating Lowered by Stephens

The consolidated price target from 16 rating analysts who initiate coverage on the stock is $20.5 and the possibility the share price can swing is $1.48. On Wednesday, Shares of Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) gained 0.22% to $128.47. The latest analyst revision was recorded on 2016-09-28. This represents a $0.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.51%.

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We will put an end to BCCI's defiance, says Supreme Court

The bench of Chief Justice Tirath Singh Thakur, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud said it would pass an order to that effect on Friday after senior counsel Kapil Sibal told the court that it would be hard for the BCCI to give an "unconditional undertaking" by that day.

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IPhone 7 has worst battery life out of Galaxy S7, LG G5

Flight attendants on many airlines added a warning about the Samsung device to their pre-flight safety demonstrations. Sarah Green told The Courier-Journal of Louisville the phone belonged to her husband, Brian. "All customers and crew deplaned calmly and safely via the main cabin door", it said in a written statement . "We are working with the authorities and Southwest now to recover the device and confirm the cause", the company said in a statement.

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Earnings Take Center Stage; Analysts Weighing in on Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS)

Investors and analysts are typically super focused on company earnings numbers when they are reported. January 28 investment analysts at Deutsche Bank maintained a stock rating of "Hold" but moved down the price target from $48.00 to $40.00.

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Brokerages Set PNC Financial Services Group Inc

They now have a Dollars 94 price target on the stock. They now have a Dollars 101 price target on the stock. Recently, investment analysts covering the stock have updated the mean rating to 5. Several studies suggest that positive earnings surprises not only lead to an immediate hike in a stock's price, but also to a gradual increase over time.

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Trend Analysis Report - The Charles Schwab Corporation's (SCHW)

The latest trading activity of 9.59 Million shares is above its average volume of 11.31 Million shares. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for The Charles Schwab Corporation is 1.11 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 1.18 Billion.

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US claims for jobless aid drop to lowest since mid-April

That was the smallest figure since mid-April, when claims hit an nearly 43- year low. Economists had forecast that claims climbed to 256,000 last week from 254,000 prior, according to Bloomberg. The Labor Department's employment report is projected to show a pickup in job gains last month. That may in part be because the pool of willing and able workers has become shallower after years of steady hiring.

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International Monetary Fund warns of protectionist threat to global growth

The IMF also downwardly revised economic growth in developed economies, including those of the U.S. and the United Kingdom, from 1,8% to 1,6% for the year. According to the National Statistical Service of Armenia, 1.5% economic growth was recorded in the country in the second quarter of this year against the 4.5% recorded in the first quarter.

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In The Path Of Hurricane Matthew: Metro Detroiter Now Living In Bahamas

Hundreds of thousands of people had been evacuated from the path of Matthew, which caused severe flooding and killed four people in the Dominican Republic as well as at least 22 in Haiti. Passengers should check with airlines individually for its policy on waiving change fees due to Hurricane Matthew. "We have less than 24 hours left to prepare, evacuate and shelter", he said.

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Clinton leads Trump by 5 points in USA presidential race

Clinton aides also declared victory after the debate, saying among other things that the former secretary of State exposed Trump's disparaging comments about women, including remarks about the weight of a former Miss Universe. told ABC News today in a statement. Lester Holt of NBC News moderated the event held at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y.; Trump complimented Holt's performance right after the debate, but has criticized him in the days since.

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Hurricane Matthew tracks toward Florida, won't affect New England

Meanwhile, more than 1.5 million people living along the southeast coast have been urged to evacuate. The unsafe Category 4 storm blew ashore around dawn in Haiti. Forecasters warn it has the potential to be incredibly destructive, adding it is forecast to strengthen further over the coming day or so and could become a Category 4 storm as it nears Florida.

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Washington thrives in red zone to beat Browns 31-20

The matchup looked promising in the fourth quarter, with the Browns in possession of the ball with a little under 10 minutes to play. "I had the ball and I was under the assumption we were going 'Browns ball.' They had a conversation among themselves and made the call".

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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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