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1MDB: Singapore directs Falcon Bank to stop operations in Singapore

DBS was fined S$1 million and UBS was hit with a S$1.3 million penalty on lapses by specific bank officers, the regulator said. The Singapore central bank said Falcon Private Bank, a branch of Falcon Private Bank in Switzerland, has the full support of its head office which is financially sound.

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Army Corps holds off on resuming Dakota Access pipeline work

The fight against the pipeline began in July, when Standing Rock Sioux tribal leaders sued to block the pipeline through North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and IL, arguing they were never meaningfully consulted before construction began. The Fault in Our Stars actress claimed she was being placed under arrest because she was "well known". "This is the first time that you have this many tribes gathered in one place standing together united to stand up for not only their rights but human ...

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Wells Fargo (WFC) Stock Higher, Upgraded at UBS

Wells Fargo & Co makes up approx 0.77% of Washington Trust Bank's portfolio. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of -1.9%. The Wealth and Brokerage and Retirement segment provides a range of financial advisory services . During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.03 EPS. Sandler O'Neill reissued a "hold" rating on shares of Wells Fargo & Co.in a report on Friday, September 9th.

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Russian Federation says it supports OPEC plan to limit oil production

Speaking at the World Energy Congress in Istanbul , Mr Putin said that oil prices had "more than halved" in two years due to surplus production, provoking a "cycle of decreasing investment". Turkey and Russian Federation on Monday signed a deal to build a gas pipeline from Russian Federation as the two countries pressed ahead with efforts to normalize ties.

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Samsung halts sales of Note 7 phones after new spate of fires

Samsung's decision to pull Note 7s off the shelves for the second time in less than two months underscores the South Korean firm's struggles to fix the over-heating issue. The Korean tech giant said the decision was made after consultations with the state-run Korean Agency for Technology and Standards and other product safety authorities in the U.S.

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Samsung halts global sales and exchanges of Galaxy Note 7

Samsung and USA safety regulators on Monday both urged Galaxy Note 7 owners, whether they have an original or a replacement device, to power down their device and return it for a refund or different type of phone. Australia's top three telecoms-Telstra, Optus and Vodafone Australia-also announced that they would no longer ship the Note 7. Samsung blamed the battery problem on a manufacturing defect, although the company hasn't said which of its two battery suppliers made the faulty batteries ...

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Hillary Clinton's Lead Grows In Post-Video Poll

But it's also extra satisfying. Trump, who is several inches taller than Clinton, stood close behind her as she answered questions from the voters. And if American leaders do not respect our most important institutions, no one will respect them. Power and authority are so culturally tied to maleness that a woman seeking influence will of course be seen as something of an oddity and a second-best.

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US blames Russia for hacking political sites

The U.S said today that it believes that "only Russia's senior-most officials" could have authorized these activities, given the scope sensitivity of these efforts. Officials say the recent disclosure of stolen email and personal information , including private email addresses and cell phone numbers of Democratic lawmakers, are consistent with "methods and motivations of Russian-directed efforts".

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What Nancy O'Dell and Arianne Zucker Have to Say About Trump

Earlier today (Oct. 10, 2016), Bush's hosting job at the Today show was suspended indefinitely , and now reports are surfacing of how he is managing the crisis. on Friday by a source who told him about the footage, according to a Post story about how he got this scoop. Jonathan Bush , born in 1932, is the brother of William H.T.

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More attacks on Bill Clinton if additional tapes leak

Head to head, Clinton is getting 52 percent and Trump 38 percent. In a tweet which went viral, a blooger known as @KFCbarstool said: "Hillary has been disqualified". Clinton must also contend with anger among liberal Democrats over leaked excerpts of paid speeches she made to banks and big business. The excerpts appeared to confirm their fears about her support for global trade and tendency to cozy up to Wall Street.

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Trump Taj Mahal closes its doors in Atlantic City

And now, Trump said, it's too late. Within 15 months of opening, the casino underwent its first bankruptcy filing. Unite-HERE Local 54 union had reached contract agreements with four of the five casinos it had targeted for a possible strike , but couldn't make a deal with Trump Taj Mahal officials.

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Hard Brexit is up to Britan, says Eurogroup head Jeroen Dijsselbloem

Mr Lilley told the Today programme Mrs May would appear before Parliament so MPs would get a say. He probably has the support of MP Anna Soubry, who has emerged as the voice of Tory MPs who think that " hard Brexit " is economic suicide.

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Trump may have paid no taxes for 18 years

Can you just put this to rest? The first anecdote involves a Blattmachr specialty: manipulating a charitable trust so Bill Gates would be allowed to make hundreds of millions of dollars with a stock sale and not only avoid capital gains taxes but get a $6 million income tax deduction.

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First Mercantile Trust Co Lowers stake in Encana Corporation (USA) (ECA)

On October 6 the stock rating was upgraded to "Neutral" from "Underperform" with a current price target of $11.00 in a report from Macquarie. Encana Corporation ( ECA .TO) ( ECA .TO) declared recently that, in connection with its accomplished public offering of 107,000,000 common shares ("Shares") of Encana at a price of US$9.35 per Share (the "Offering Price"), the over-allotment option granted to the underwriters to purchase up to an additional 16,050,000 additional Shares (the ...

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Trump Taj Mahal Closes Its Doors

The latest closure is a symptom of an oversaturated casino market which has been badly impacted by increased gambling competition from neighbouring states. In early July, Atlantic City's main casino workers union went on strike against the casino over health insurance and pension benefits. After months of failed union negotiations and $350 million in losses, the Trump Taj Mahal hotel and casino closed Monday, putting 3,000 people out of work.

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Oil trades near 16-month high on Saudi, Russia output pledge

Brent oil for December delivery on the ICE Futures Exchange in London jumped as much as 3% to a daily high of $53.47 a barrel, a level not seen since October 9, 2015. "At some point, the market will call them on it and say 'show us the cuts.' And at that point, the Saudis might be willing to underwrite the cuts on their own because they really want these high prices".

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LIRR Derailment Injures 33 Near Hyde Park, Likely Caused by Crew Error

Governor Cuomo said in a statement last night, "At approximately 9:10 p.m. this evening, a train on the Long Island Rail Road was heading eastbound on the mainline when the first three cars of a 12 vehicle train derailed about one half mile east of the New Hyde Park Station", he said.

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Paul Ryan: I can't defend Trump, now focusing on saving GOP majority

House Speaker Paul Ryan is all but conceding Hillary Clinton will be the next president. Flanagan told the Daily News Trump's comments are "deplorable and inexcusable" while not rescinding his endorsement. "Anything to avoid talking about your campaign and the way it's exploding", she said. Trump said that he and Pence hadn't spoken about that, and he disagreed with his running mate.

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Bill Clinton remains stony faced as Donald Trump raises rape accusations

After parading four women who accused the Clintons of misconduct before reporters, the GOP nominee came prepared for a personal fight with Hillary Clinton , reports CBS News correspondent Major Garrett. In another clip getting wide airplay on Monday, Trump tells Clinton that "you'd be in jail" if he were elected. But the FBI investigated Clinton's email practices and did not recommend charges, although Director James Comey said Clinton and her team were "extremely careless" with ...

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Trump Says Clinton Would Be 'in Jail' if He Becomes President

Per Bustle , the media mogul, 70, interjected 18 times when Clinton, 68, tried to speak. Pollster Frank Luntz said his focus group trended toward Trump after the debate. She said Trump's threat "was a quip". Billy Bush , a host on NBC's Today show who appeared in the video that leaked Friday featuring Donald Trump making lewd comments about women, has been suspended by the network, The New York Times reports.

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Second Presidential Debate Highlights Candidates' Opposing Views on Mideast

Second presidential debates tend to attract smaller TV audiences but attention was high going into Sunday's face-off after the emergence of a 2005 video of Trump making vulgar remarks about women prompted several Republican politicians to abandon him.

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10 are dead in United States as Hurricane Matthew slams southern coast

In North Carolina , where at least eight people died, Governor Pat McCrory pleaded for outside help, asking the country not to be too distracted by the USA presidential campaign, now transfixed by a 2005 video of Republican nominee Donald Trump making vulgar comments about women.

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GOP's Pence forging ahead in awkward relationship with Trump

His point: I talk about it, Bill Clinton did it. "I'm honored to be standing with him", Pence said. And I will tell you: "No, I have not", Trump responded. The two shook hands before leaving the stage-Clinton to meet with audience members and Trump to leave the premises promptly with his family. The debate's co-moderator, ABC News' Martha Raddatz , said she saw "a lot of surprise" from the uncommitted voters selected to attend the town-hall style debate.

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Stocks Trend Analysis: Frontier Communications (FTR), Bank of America (BAC) Coty (COTY)

Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Frontier Communications Corp. Frontier shares (Nasdaq: FTR) spiked 7 percent Friday afternoon after it issued its response to the FCC, closing the day up 6 percent to $4.23. (NASDAQ:FTR) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August 1st. Frontier Communications Corporation got Upgrade on 6-Sep-16 where investment firm Macquarie Upgrade the stock from Underperform to Neutral.

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Donald Trump: 'No reason' for Taj Mahal casino shutdown

For weeks, the casino's website included this message: " Trump Taj Mahal will close and cease casino and hotel operations on Monday , October 10, 2016 at 5:59am". It was first announced that the hotel and casino, located on the Atlantic City boardwalk, would close in August. The closing will leave more than 2,800 employees looking for work.

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33 injured in collision of NY trains

Long Island Rail Road officials said Sunday evening that crews had started removing undamaged cars from the site of the derailment east of New Hyde Park. The commuter train derailed east of New York City after it hit a work tra. MTA officials say both the work train and the passenger train were moving in the same direction when the two trains swiped each other at a crossover track or a switch.

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Green Bay Packers rolling behind offensive line

No fireworks by Aaron Rodgers and Eli Manning. The trio of WRs Odell Beckham Jr., Victor Cruz and Sterling Shephard should be able to have some success. "Obviously no one wanted to see Josh leave, but when I became the starter, everyone was behind me and supported me". Raanan did not return a telephone message left by The Associated Press seeking comment.

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Donald Trump insists Mike Pence's debate performance is to his 'credit'

In Nevada, Trump said Pence's performance showed how great his own judgment is for choosing Pence as a running mate. "I'm honored to stand shoulder-to-shoulder with him", Pence said . "His strategy for deflecting criticism of Trump's most controversial comments was just to flat-out deny that they'd ever come out of Trump's mouth in the first place".

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US index futures signal stock gains after presidential debate

Retailer Wal-Mart Stores Inc. The Standard & Poor's 500 index gained 9 points, or 0.5 percent, to 2,163. "In the short-term, it's positive for oil and mining shares, and it's also improved market sentiment". Japan will update its current account, while reports on business confidence as well as home and investment lending are due in Australia, with Fed Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans to speak in Sydney.

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Oil rises near $50; doubts on OPEC plan limit gains

London time. USA light crude oil was down 17 cents at $46.88 a barrel, after first hitting $47.47, its highest since September 8. Amos Hochstein, the United States energy envoy, said in a Reuters interview that the deal will either lead to higher usa production and trigger another price fall or allow U.S.

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Mike Baird's NSW greyhound racing ban backdown confirmed after cabinet meeting

In August, Mr Baird said the ban was about trying to "do what is right". But he has faced enormous pressure from the Opposition, media outlets and the industry since the announcement, with expectations of a large swing against the government at the November 12 Orange byelection.

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Clinton expected to hit Wells Fargo in speech on 'bad corporate actors'

Brown's pending bill is part of an onslaught of bipartisan criticism facing Wells Fargo following a record $100 million fine from the CFPB. "One of the nations' biggest banks bullying thousands of employees into committing fraud against unsuspecting customers", Clinton said Monday in front of a crowd, reports Reuters .

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Hillary Clinton Made History By Calling Donald Trump 'Racist' During The Debate

A testy exchange between the candidates on Trump's support for the Iraq war prompted a spike in fact-checking, Google said. A Donald Trump surrogate crashed and burned while trying to explain his candidate's latest attacks on Hillary Clinton and her marriage.

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Meyers says Pence trumps The Donald at debating: 'He should coach you'

The pundits mostly awarded Tuesday night's vice presidential debate to the GOP's Mike Pence, and readers who took our Twitter poll overwhelmingly agreed. Pence was considered the victor of the debate by 48 percent of poll respondents, with 42 percent saying Kaine won, according to a CNN poll. Mike Pence won big!" and "Mike Pence won big.

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Hurricane Matthew Makes Landfall in SC and Brings Massive Flooding

Major southern Florida population centers like Miami and West Palm Beach appeared to have avoided the worst of the storm. "We have been very fortunate that Matthews's strongest winds have remained a short distance offshore of the Florida and Georgia coasts thus far, but this should not be a reason to let down our guard", the Hurricane Center said in a forecast statement.


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