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Seattle cancels business with Wells Fargo

Federal regulators said Wells Fargo employees secretly created millions of unauthorized bank and credit card accounts - without their customers knowing it - since 2011. What happened to 164 years of trust and integrity of one of America's most historic financial institutions? "This hearing will also provide useful information as we weigh future legislative action to prevent these types of practices from happening again", he said.

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CIMIC launches $524m takeover bid for UGL

Construction and engineering business CIMIC has made a $524.5 million takeover bid for engineering contractor UGL, as UGL's shares have plummeted on the back of a downturn in mining. "In the meantime, the board of UGL recommends that shareholders take no action in relation to the CIMIC announcement", UGL's statement said. In June UGL's shares were crushed when management warned of potential contract losses to the tune of $200 million from its Inpex Ichthys liquified natural gas project.

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Matthew weakens a little, but Hurricane Center stresses storm remains dangerous

At least 336 people were dead, the head of Haiti's civil protection services, Marie-Alta Jean Baptiste said. The US death toll from Matthew is now at 19. Hurricane Matthew is no longer a hurricane: It was downgraded to a post-tropical cyclone around 5 a.m. ET on Sunday as it made an eastward turn and began to move out into the Atlantic at 14 miles per hour.

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Murray sees off Ferrer for final spot in China

While Murray has triumphed at Wimbledon and the Olympics this year, Djokovic's form has dipped since beating his rival to the French Open title. The British number one seed was dominant throughout and will face Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov in Sunday's final.

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Long Island train derails, at least 29 injured

Saturday near the New Hyde Park station after colliding with a work train that was on the tracks. Governor Andrew Cuomo toured the site of the accident, which happened Saturday evening on the Long Island Rail Road as the passenger train was traveling east with hundreds of people aboard.

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First Read's Morning Clips: Clinton Tries to Capitalize, Trump Lashes Out

He said , "What you need is people who are professional debaters". A CNBC poll also had Trump as the victor with 68% of the online vote to Clinton's 32%. Speaking to a rally that drew thousands of people to a packed events center in Novi, Michigan, Trump once again blasted Clinton for her email scandal, and singled out associates who took immunity deals from the FBI during its investigation - an inquiry that ultimately did not lead to any charges being brought against the former secretary ...

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Wells Fargo controversy deepens as IL withdraws funding

After one year of state inactivity with Wells Fargo , an "evaluation of Wells Fargo corporate governance practices" will determine if the state will resume banking relations. Companies like Wells Fargo "use these fine-print gotchas to escape responsibility", said Clinton. 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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Trump a 'Brilliant' Businessman? Tax Experts Say Otherwise

Tax reform has been a focus of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's campaign, but now his own tax record has become an issue after The New York Times reported he could have avoided paying USA federal taxes for almost two decades.

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Trump Hosts Pre-Debate Press Conference With Bill Clinton Sexual Assault Accusers

Donald Trump's campaign has said the Republican presidential candidate could go after former president Bill Clinton's sexual history in criminal terms at Sunday's debate with his wife, the Democratic candidate for president, Hillary Clinton.

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Verizon, Sprint offer replacements for Galaxy Note 7

It must be noted that Samsung had earlier announced a global recall of all Note 7 phones in the wake of random battery explosions with its newest flagship handset. "A$3 ny Verizon customer concerned about the safety of their replacement Note 7 smartphone ... will be able to exchange it for an alternate smartphone", a Verizon spokeswoman said.

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How the town hall presidential debate works

Trump walked right over to Clinton in the first minutes of the presidential town hall and confronted her with questions about her missing 30,000 emails that were deleted after her work in the State Department. "Why don't you interrupt her?" he demanded, referring to Clinton. How about Cooper? It sounds like we'll be following in the footsteps of Lester Holt, the moderator of the last Presidential debate, as far as getting uninvolved as possible.

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How to watch tonight's second presidential debate: start time, schedule, and streaming

Kall said the townhall debate format set for Sunday in St. Louis , Missouri, presents both Trump and Clinton challenges to show empathy with undecided voters in the debate hall and to millions watching on television. Trump is trying to change the subject from his own conduct. "I, at 12-years-old - Hillary put me through something that you [would] never [put] a 12-year-old through", Shelton added.

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Second Presidential Debate: Grade Martha Raddatz and Anderson Cooper's Job as Moderators

How can I watch the second presidential debate? . When and where is the second presidential debate? . Trump has questioned the choice of Anderson Cooper, host of CNN's Anderson Cooper 360, as a debate moderator, calling him "very biased." No stranger to the debate stage, Raddatz moderated 2012's Vice-Presidential debate between Paul Ryan and Joe Biden.

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Obama Just Signed a Bill of Rights for Sexual-Assault Survivors

In Massachusetts, not pressing charges means that the state could destroy her rape kit after six months. The push to ensure access to rape kits was led by Amanda Nguyen , a sexual assault survivor who has had to request extending preservation of her kit every six months in MA because state laws allow it to be destroyed if the crime isn't reported before then.

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Mexicans react to first US Presidential debate

A poll released Thursday by Public Policy Polling shows Clinton with a large lead among voters under 30, a group she has struggled with, in Colorado, Florida, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, and Virginia. The Republican presidential nominee said the museum is a "really handsome place", and then called it the "Smithsonian national museum of American history, African American art".

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Trains 'side-swiped' each other before derailment, say NY governor

At least 29 people were injured when a Long Island Rail Road train derailed Saturday night after hitting a work train blocking its path. Officials on Sunday updated the number of people injured to 33, including 26 passengers and seven LIRR employees - five of them from the crew of the passenger train and two on the work train.

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Shale explorers boost activity further after OPEC's 'lifeline'

The U.S. Energy Information Administration ( EIA ) said crude stockpiles fell 3 million barrels last week, opposite of forecasts of analysts polled by Reuters for a build of 2.6 million barrels. Essentially, analysts believe the market is overstocked and find it unlikely that demand will grow any time soon, with the International Energy Agency (IEA) estimating oil prices to remain low well into next year.

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'Confident that Jayalalithaa will return home in good health'

She is reported to be on respiratory support, but more specific details have not been forthcoming from the hospital. Nearly 19 days after Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa was admitted to Apollo hospital, Union Minister for Urban Development Venkaih Naidu visited her.

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Percent of Americans Say Trump Should Withdraw from Presidential Race

On page 17, "Capital Gains and Losses" for "William J Clinton & Hillary Rodham Clinton, the Clintons reported a "long-term capital loss carryover" of $699,540". Schneider said, however, that despite the blunder, Trump's "core supporters will probably stay with him". The people that give her all this money won it.

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1 million households without power as Hurricane Matthew hammers Florida

Authorities had made over 100 swift water rescues in Fayetteville, North Carolina, since Hurricane Matthew made landfall on Saturday. The NHC downgraded the storm to a Category 2 on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale of hurricane intensity as its sustained winds dropped to 110 miles per hour.

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Donald Trump replies to GOP criticism with one tweet

The debate at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri will begin at 9 p.m. ET and run uninterrupted through 10:30 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 9. Trump went on to say he has gained a new perspective about running for president. The candidates will face questions in the town hall-style setting both from moderators and undecided voters seated with them on stage, a format that typically rewards candidates who show empathy and connect with the problems facing Americans.

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ABC Finally Notices Bill Clinton Slamming ObamaCare, Dismiss VP Debate

That is a very good thing for Trump's chances of being president - whether it was Pence making the case or Trump doing it. "What I worry about is him hearing Hillary Clinton and Mike Pence are better debaters than him", a "long-time friend" of Trump told the network.

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Deutsche Bank says derivatives exposure fears overblown: paper

Deutsche has been engulfed in crisis since news emerged last month of a US demand for a $14 billion settlement over the sale of toxic mortgage bonds. "It's completely obvious that we have an interest in Deutsche Bank again becoming a stable financial institution that is successful nationally and internationally", Gabriel said.

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Gear Up For Tom Brady's Patriots Return With Limited Edition

Tom Brady is undeniably a great quarterback, but this week will be new territory for him. "It's not anything different with one guy". ■ Ryan Hannable of WEEI.com also went back and spoke to some people who knew Brady from his time at MI to get an idea of what to expect.

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Another 1000 jobs to go at troubled Deutsche Bank

A Deutsche Bank spokesman declined to comment on the status of talks and on Bild's article. Vetr upgraded shares of Deutsche Bank AG from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $18.16 price objective on the stock in a research note on Monday, June 13th.

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State of Illinois Suspending Billions in Wells Fargo Investment Activity

In 2012, the state attorney found more than 3,000 black and Latinx Illinois residents were subject to discrimination and received risky loans from the bank. "We will not reward companies that irresponsibly open new bank accounts and improperly repossess vehicles of members of our armed forces". "You and your executives created an environment that allowed for this behavior".

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5 things Trump needs to do in tonight's debate

Her lawsuit against Clinton was dismissed in 2001 and criminal charges were never filed. Bill Clinton has long denied the accusations. Clinton has her own issues to face. "Watch their poll numbers - and elections - go down!" he tweeted . The political firestorm was sparked by a 2005 video obtained and released Friday by The Washington Post and NBC News.

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Donald Trump's Lone Surrogate On TV Struggled To Defend Him

Trump has hinted he may turn the debate into a referendum on Clinton's marriage, namely her husband's extramarital affairs and her treatment of the women who were involved. Those are also attacks that Trump would be happy to make against Clinton, as it happens, given his populist campaign. He also brags about women letting him kiss them and grab their genitals because he is famous.

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Sex tapes talk takes US presidential campaign in sordid direction

The Venezuela-born Machado claims the billionaire bullied her mercilessly after winning the Trump-owned Miss Universe beauty pageant in 1996. Trump on Friday made a number of predawn Twitter posts in which he made a vague and unsubstantiated allegation about a sex tape featuring Machado that prompted Democratic rival Hillary Clinton to denounce him as " unhinged ".

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Train derailment in New York

First responders treated people at the scene, while the more seriously injured were taken to hospital. A commuter train has derailed east of New York City after it hit a maintenance train on the tracks. The second vehicle had a yellow stripe from where the work train scraped it. Cuomo said additional state resources have been ordered to assist the LIRR.

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Australian-Chinese $277 million bid for Australian ranches

It "is an important part of Australia's pioneering and entrepreneurial history", she said. "Kidman is an iconic cattle business established more than a century ago by Sir Sidney Kidman", Ms Rinehart said in a statement. "I think she's talking out of her hat", he said. "But obviously it has to still go through the appropriate processes", she said. The One Nation leader, Pauline Hanson, celebrated the news on her Facebook page, saying she had faith in Rinehart's business capabilities and ...

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IL will suspend Wells Fargo business

When Wells Fargo chief John Stumpf testified before Congress recently about the unauthorised accounts, he said he did not expect the bank to waive a clause signed by its customers in order to open their authorised accounts. Wells Fargo shares were down 1% Monday to $43.81. Bass' call for divestment is in response to the recent discovery that bank employees had opened unauthorized accounts, credit cards and other products in the name of customers.

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Governor: Trains side-swiped each other, causing LIRR derailment that injured 33

The LIRR train was likely traveling faster than the work train when they collided, he said. Five Long Island Rail Road employees on the commuter train, and two on the work train, were among the injured, he said. The LIRR is providing limited bus service between Jamaica and the New Hyde Park, Merillon Avenue, Mineola, Carle Place & Westbury Stations. Customers are urged to use other LIRR branches, including Montauk, Babylon and Hempstead.

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US House panel lambasts Wells Fargo boss over phantom accounts

The Justice Department settlement stems from the 2013 repossession of a 2011 Ford Escape from Dennis Singleton, an Army National Guardsman living in Hendersonville, N.C. For more than five hours Thursday, Stumpf came under a sustained assault from lawmakers. Stumpf said he sold the stock with the proper ethics approvals and "with no view" of any misconduct at the bank.

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Russian Federation welcomes surgical strikes by India

Police said 82 mm mortar shelling was started in Shahpur area on the Line of Control (LoC) by Pakistan army to target Indian positions on Monday morning. An Army soldier stops member of the media (unseen) as he guards the area with others, after suicide bombers attacked a Christian neighbourhood in Khyber Agency near Peshawar, Pakistan, September 2, 2016.


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