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Turkey Develops Domestic Missile Defense System, No Agreements With Russia

Alongside geopolitical issues related to the civil war in Syria, where both sides have varying allegiances, the two leaders discussed new life for the Turkish Stream pipeline, a revision to a much larger project meant to carry Russian natural gas to Europe.

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South Korea Launches Investigation on the Samsung Galaxy Note 7

However, incidents with the Note 7 weren't isolated to the United States, reports have poured in from all over the world, including Taiwan and South Korea. Last week, a replacement Note 7 caught fire on a Southwest Airlines flight from Louisville to Baltimore, prompting an evacuation. A KATS official stated that "We have now launched an investigation into replacement Galaxy Note 7s that were exchanged from the original ones last month due to alleged battery problems".

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Oil price hits one-year high at $53

Putin said: "Russia is ready to join the joint measures to cap production and is calling for other oil exporters to join". Brent Crude, the global benchmark for oil, was trading at $53.55 in London yesterday, while West Texas Intermediate (WTI) was going for $51.45 per barrel.

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Trump attacks Clinton over paid speeches released by WikiLeaks

Maybe not so fast, as Clinton has encountered new controversies after WikiLeaks began releasing some excerpts of the transcripts of her paid speeches to Wall Street. During a February 2016 CNN town hall meeting , Hillary Clinton portrayed herself publicly as the target of intense Wall Street opposition to her candidacy: "The Wall Street interests, the money interests, the Republican political interests are spending a lot of money to try to defeat me".

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Coca-Cola Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:CCE)

The number of shares now owned by investors are 487.66 mln. NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. purchased a new stake in shares of Coca-Cola Enterprises during the first quarter valued at approximately $13,669,000. Shareholders of record on Monday, October 3rd will be paid a $0.1909 dividend. The firm is trading with SMA20 of -1.82 Percent, SMA50 of -2.47 Percent and SMA200 of -3.69 percent.

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Advisory Services Network buys $733013 stake in Oracle Corporation (ORCL)

Shares of Oracle were little changed. 09/23/2016 - Oracle Corporation had its "neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at Wedbush. Following the sale, the executive vice president now owns 119,645 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $4,925,784.65.

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Clown costumes banned at local schools this Halloween

According to our sister paper, the Leicester Mercury, one "killer clown" sighting in the county is reported to have been carrying an axe. In recent weeks, people on social media have reported clown sightings in Norwich, Cheshire, North Wales, Dundee, London, Manchester, Newcastle and Sheffield.

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Samsung stops making Galaxy Note 7s as fresh problems emerge

The Wall Street Journal said production and sales were being discontinued permanently. Consumers had reported problems with supposedly safe phones in the US and China, and carriers such as AT&T Inc. That could lead to a write-down in inventory in the event Samsung has to end sales entirely. Now it says it has officially killed off the Note 7. Samsung shares fell 8 per cent Tuesday, wiping out about $17 billion of market value.

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Russia, Turkey seal TurkStream deal

Putin also announced Russian Federation would resume imports fruits and vegetables from Turkey and the two sides set up an investment fund to "boost relations in many areas, such as tourism, energy, agriculture and transport", Turkish state-run Anatolian News Agency reported .

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Financial Pundits' Confidence in German Outlook Improves, but Banks Remain Worry

The ZEW said its index of economic sentiment for Germany rose by 5.7 points to 6.2 points. This was better than the Reuters consensus forecast for a reading of 4.3. Department of Justice. For 2017, the government expects a slowdown in growth to 1.4 percent due to sluggish foreign demand. The eurozone economic sentiment gauge climbed 6.9 points to 12.3 points, above the 10-point-reading the Credit Suisse analysts had expected, while the current situation index for Germany rose 4.4 points ...

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Sign of the times as Tyson Foods invests in vegan startup

Several other brokerages also recently commented on TSN. The stock has "Buy" rating given by Jefferies on Wednesday, July 27. Tyson Foods (TSN) was Upgraded by CLSA to " Buy". Downgrades happen when analysts feel that the future prospects for the security have dropped from the original recommendation, usually due to an important and fundamental change in the company's operations, future vision or industry.

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Wells Fargo opened bogus small business accounts

On Monday, Sen. Sherrod Brown of OH introduced legislation in Congress to prevent Wells Fargo from invoking arbitration in contracts with customers. "If [your customers] want their day in court, will you screw them out of that?" The scrutiny over the use mandatory arbitration at Wells Fargo comes as regulators and industry battle over the cost and benefit of such practices.

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Giants top Cubs in 13 innings to stay alive

John Lackey will oppose Matt Moore in Game 4 on Tuesday evening. Starting pitchers: Jake Arrieta will be on the mound for the Cubs. Game 1 on Friday was a wonderful pitching duel between Jon Lester and Johnny Cueto , with the only run coming on a solo home run by Javier Baez in the eighth inning for a 1-0 Cubs victory.

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After Trump's Sexist Remarks, Paul Ryan Still Endorses but Won't Defend Candidate

After much contention, Ryan assured the other GOP leaders on the call that he is not rescinding his endorsement of Trump as the nominee. The last time Trump waged a fight against the Speaker, Priebus and Pence both broke with the nominee to endorse Ryan in his August primary.

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Ted Baker boosts sales despite tough trading conditions

The firm notched up a 13.6% rise in retail sales, up 9.6% with currency movements stripped out, helped by surging online sales in the first half - up 29.7%. In the first half of the year, Ted Baker continued its planned expansion with two new store openings in the United States, one new store in Canada and China, new concessions in Europe, the UK and Asia and licensee store openings in locations including Azerbaijan, Egypt, Mexico and Vietnam.

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Zika likely to spread in Asia Pacific

Jennifer, who has already given birth to a perfectly healthy baby girl named Lucía, is still wondering how she could find the courage to expose herself day after day to something as unpredictable as a bite from an infected Aedes mosquito .

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Trump sex chat TV star buddy Billy Bush suspended by NBC

Referring to a previous statement, O'Dell repeated her assertion that "there is no room for objectification of women, or anyone for that matter". NBC initially planned to make Bush apologise on national television during Monday's edition of Today but instead they pulled him from the broadcast.

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Nobel for High Theory in Troubled Times

For example, contract theory can be used to analyze performance-based pay for CEOs or deductibles and co-pays for insurance, the academy said. Hart was born in London but he spent his academic career in the United States and is now the Andrew E.

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Samsung stops making fire-prone Galaxy Note 7 phones

The Korean tech giant halted sales of the smartphone and urged owners to switch them off following reports that handsets issued as safe replacements during a recall had caught fire. "It just started spewing out smoke", said Galaxy Note 7 user Daniel Franks of Houston. The US consumer protection agency has strongly advised consumers to avoid using their Note 7 replacements.

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Ryder Cup 2016: Justin Rose criticises 'incredibly weak' Hazeltine national course set-up

Garcia showed incredible nerve to match Phil Mickelson's birdie on the 18th and halve their match - which featured an fantastic 19 birdies - before Snedeker's win over Andy Sullivan left the U.S. The US, meanwhile, had Brooks Koepka and Ryan Moore. Since its announcement, the US Ryder Cup Task Force was derided by some, a desperate last attempt to correct a blatantly broken system.

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Corey Kluber Out 7-10 With Quadriceps Strain

Cleveland clinched the division championship Monday night, overcoming an injury to Kluber in a 7-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers. DETROIT (AP) - When the Cleveland Indians poured onto the field to celebrate their first division title since 2007, their mounting list of concerns became secondary.

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Opec's move to cut crude oil output expected to prop up prices

Details, including which countries make which cuts, will be worked out when 14-member Opec - which produces about 40% of the world's crude - holds its next twice-yearly meeting in Vienna on Nov 30. production, causing prices to fall due to a supply glut, or a gain in market share for USA producers. Hochstein said such OPEC-led oil price gyrations can be unsafe for at least six oil-producing countries whose economies, services, and social safety nets are built around oil revenues.

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Las Vegas casino execs back stadium for Raiders

National Football League owners would have to vote by a three-fourths majority to allow the Raiders to move from Oakland to Las Vegas. Gov. Brian Sandoval is calling the Legislature into special session in October to consider raising the room tax on Las Vegas tourists by nearly 1 percentage point to put $750 million toward a $1.9 billion domed football stadium for the Oakland Raiders and the UNLV football team.

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South African finance minister to face fraud charge

It's believe the charge of fraud relates to the payout made by Sars to Pillay when he took early retirement. Abrahams said the probe on the unit was continuing. As soon as Pillay's retirement was implemented, he entered into a 5 year contract with SARS, which was extended by Gordhan. Gordhan is expected to deliver his medium-term budget on 26 October 2016, thereafter he will appear in court with his co-accused on 2 November.

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Presidential debate: What Trump, Clinton respect about each other

It's always worth being cautious until more polls come in. House Speaker Paul Ryan has told GOP lawmakers Monday his highest priority was denying Clinton a congressional majority in the face of increasingly certain win. Turning to the subject of Trump's possible avoidance of federal income taxes, Clinton characterized the NY billionaire as not "contribut [ing] his fair share by any stretch of the imagination to support our country".

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Traders watching these clues for a stock market breakout

The group's members meet this week in Istanbul for talks on implementing the deal and Saudi Arabian Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih said it's not unthinkable prices will rise to US$60 a barrel by the end of this year. Exxon Mobil climbed $1.56, or 1.8 percent, to $88.30 and Murphy Oil added 64 cents, or 2.2 percent, to $30.16. Futures on the S&P 500 were little changed at 2,160.

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Lashkar-e-Taiba suffered maximum damage in surgical strikes

BJP politicians have been boasting politically about the strikes (even though Modi has said they shouldn't), and Congress politicians have tried to recover ground by revealing that their government conducted similar strikes secretly in earlier years.

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No holds barred in second debate

Trump insisted that his comments to then-" Access Hollywood " host Billy Bush did not reflect his views on women - but 59 percent of debate-watchers said they believed those comments do reflect his character. "This is who Donald Trump is", she declared. The every-Republican-for-himself approach was a stark rejection of Trump after a history-making weekend in presidential politics.

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Loss to Dallas was exactly what the Bengals needed

Meanwhile, the Bengals, who started 8-0 a year ago, have lost two in row to fall to 2-3. He's going to get one early (this week) and be able to come back and really get into top shape and help us as we go into the season. "In some situations...if it was a white coach, they'd have been out of here by now", Smith said. He's going to finish or just like (Sunday), he can pop it.

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Baltimore Ravens lose Week 5

This was a win I did not predict, so lets consider this gravy. But we came back, took it personal and played well. Ravens head coach John Harbaugh chose to try a fake field goal pass instead of kicking a short field goal for three points in the second quarter.

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Sprint Offering Samsung Galaxy Note7 Exchanges

Airlines in the U.S. chose to play it safe by preventing passengers from carrying phones on flights amid fears of a fire hazard from batteries. Samsung provided a missed estimation data as it said only 24 out of every 1 million Note 7 phones have battery problem.

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Iran asks United Nations chief to help arrange for aid to Yemen victims

Saudi Arabia and its Gulf Arab allies have launched thousands of air strikes against the Houthis and have imposed a naval blockade that has restricted access to imports for a country that depends on buying food overseas to feed itself. Several projectiles from Yemen have since hit Saudi territory. The video shows the flash of an explosion, followed by images of emergency vehicles. Reuters reported that the United States went ahead with a £1 billion arms sale to Saudi Arabia previous year ...

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Indian Surgical Strikes Leaves Lashker Militants With Maximum Damage

LeT terrorists were reportedly allowed to do so only in dark. However, after the operation was over, the sources said, duty officer at the DG Military Operation in Pakistan was informed about the strikes carried out by the army in PoK. Pakistan publicly dismissed India's claim of the strikes. He lamented that Indian forces were targeting teenage boys which proved that the Indian government had no sympathy with the people of Kashmir but only needed their land.

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Hurricane Matthew In North Carolina

The unrelenting rain caused river levels across North Carolina and SC to rise rapidly, some of which reached major flood stage. Matthew, meanwhile, lost its hurricane status, subsiding to a "post-tropical cyclone" after cutting a swath from Florida to SC that left nine dead.

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AT&T Might Stop Sales of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones

Various airline operators and aviation agencies across the world also banned the use of the Galaxy Note 7 in their flight because of safety concerns. The Note 7 is still listed on the United States carrier's website, it's possible that the company would expect the CPSC to post the official findings of its investigation before going forward with the decision to stop sales of the Note 7 to its customers.


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