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With 'Shackles' Off, Trump Goes After Republican Foes

The most unhinged presidential candidate in history was dealing with "shackles"? Losing an election for the speakership could be a blow to any loftier political ambitions. "I believe he should step aside and allow Governor Pence to lead the Republican ticket". In yet another unprecedented display of turmoil between a presidential nominee and party leadership, Mr Trump expressed his feeling of betrayal Tuesday morning on Twitter yet felt satisfied that he could run his campaign without the ...

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Dakota Access work resumes in North Dakota

While construction has halted temporarily in some areas, the company is continuing construction elsewhere. The corps statement comes after a federal appeals court ruling Sunday allowing construction to resume within 20 miles of the lake.

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Brexit threatens Marmite and Ben & Jerry's supplies

But it is not only Marmite which has been hit. People trying to buy Flora margarine and Surf washing powder on Tesco's website yesterday encountered the message: "Sorry, this product is now not available", reported The Independent . "We always work to ensure customers get the best possible prices and we hope to have this issue resolved soon". However, it did not indicate when that might be.

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Buoyant Clinton reaching past Trump, wants Democratic Senate

Donald Trump says he is now campaigning as a candidate who is unchained. "I will do nothing that empowers Hillary Clinton", he said . They never understand. "It's just the latest evidence of the hatred the Clinton campaign has really for everyday Americans and you see it, and you see so much from these WikiLeaks", Trump said.

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Wells Fargo chief executive John Stumpf quits over fake accounts scandal

The bank has said it regrets the improper behavior, has ended sales goals for retail-bank employees and has been refunding customers improperly charged. John Thielen, who grew up with Stumpf in Piers, Minnesota where he was a year behind the future CEO in school, said he felt sorry for Stumpf. It was in Banking Committee's hearing that he faced calls to resign by Sen.

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South African finance Minister to face fraud charges

Stocks fell amid economic and political uncertainty, despite banks reversing previous losses following the state prosecutor's confirmation that Gordhan could ask for a review. The country has been losing favor with investors due to political scandals and a weak economy. All three main ratings agencies are pondering whether to downgrade South African bonds to junk, as happened in recent weeks to fellow emerging market Turkey.

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Major oil producers seek to balance market

A new OPEC report revealed some discouraging figures and projections, sending the United States Oil Fund LP (ETF) (NYSE: USO) down 1.3 percent in Wednesday morning trading. "Caution may be the best practice". Russian Federation is ready to participate in a "technical exchange" to set a road map for oil production levels in the Austrian capital on October 29, Energy Minister Alexander Novak told reporters Wednesday.

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Clinton, Trump tax plans are "mirror images"

Representatives and senators from NY should focus on enacting tax policies that support the wealth creation of these families from bolstering tax credits for first homes to expanding the Earned Income Tax Credit and the Saver's Credit. That calculation came before her plan to enhance the child tax credit was announced. The Trump plan would increase taxes on about eight million families, according to one estimate , because he repeals certain tax benefits particularly for single parents.

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Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton sing Dirty Dancing duet in hilarious debate edit

She hasn't lumped all Republicans in with Trump, and often talks about wanting to the president for all Americans, including those who don't support her. Yet despite the lewd tape, which has driven several leading Republicans - including House Speaker Paul Ryan - to distance themselves from their party's presidential nominee, Couric pointed out, many of Trump's core supporters are sticking with him.

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OPEC Agrees to Oil Freeze Despite Record Production Numbers in September

Before last month's meeting, Venezuelan Oil Minister Eulogio Del Pino told the state oil company known as PDVSA that global crude oil production would need to drop by about 10 percent, or 9 million barrels per day, in order to keep pace with current demand.

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Dakota Access Pipeline Work Resumes Near Site of Protests

But protesters say it will endanger local waterways and damage historic sites. Protests of the controversial $3.8 billion oil pipeline stem from the belief that it's desecrating sacred burial sites on the Sioux reservation. The company behind the project, Energy Transfer Partners - a US Fortune 500 natural gas company - says the project will improve transport safety and play an "important role in increasing America's energy independence".

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IN nursing home company's ex-CEO indicted for fraud

They also enlisted some vendors in a kickback scheme, overcharging for everything from landscaping to new American flags for their facilities. American Senior Communities later fired Burkhart. A message left at Mainscape for Mazanowski Wednesday was not returned. In a separate scheme, James Burkhart, Benson and Ganote used a Ganote-created shell company called Indiana Uniform Co.to orchestrate $1.5 million in overcharges for uniforms, luggage carts, T-shirts and other products, according to ...

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Wells Fargo chief grilled again by lawmakers

Stephen Lynch said the company "satisfied all the elements" under the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act, passed in 1970 to go after mobsters. When pushed about whether the bank would waive its mandatory arbitration rules so customers could sue the bank, he said "no". "You have broken long-standing ethical standards inside the company", McHenry said.

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Djokovic wins 1st match since US Open at Shanghai Masters

Djokovic , defending champion of the tournament , will now take on the victor of the match between the Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov and Canada's Vasek Pospisil . Open quarter-finals last month. "If I don't have that inner joy of playing it's not easy to always feel at your best. It can happen at different stages", said the 29-year-old second seed.

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Russian Federation says to sign S-400 air defence deal with India

Speaking of the BRICS summit scheduled for the weekend in Goa, India, Putin expects the five nations to come up with new ways of expanding their cooperation, including a focus on global security and stability. Brics members are in no doubt about the Modi Government's position, and they can not avoid discussing the issue. The Modi government is trying to impose its hegemony in cooperation with some powers in the region with its own narratives but much to their despair, these efforts have failed ...

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Trump plan would aid Wall St. despite end of carried interest

She said the "new tax credit will make their lives a little bit easier and help restore fairness to our economy". Warren Buffett, the famed billionaire investor who was called out by Trump in the last debate for over deductions , said he could only claim about $3.5 million of his almost $2.9 billion in charitable deductions because of caps in place per tax law.

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Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump struggle with accurate election dates

The Times says Jessica Leeds of NY told the newspaper she encountered Trump on an airline flight three decades ago. It would have been nice if Ryan had called him to say "good job" after his debate faceoff with Clinton on Sunday, Trump said after firing off a broadside against the corruption of the "establishment", in which he included Democrats, Republicans and the press.

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Allegations of sexual assault emerge against Trump

Kasowitz wrote in a letter to Dean Baquet, the executive editor of The New York Times . Buzzfeed News spoke to four teenage beauty queens who say Trump spent time in the changing room - though other contestants cast doubt on their reports .

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No. 5 Washington at OR: 5 things to watch

Majority stayed until the end, savoring every moment of a day for which they had waited more than a decade. "But the Cougars defeated OR for a second consecutive season last Saturday, 51-33, and the program"™s official Twitter account wasted no time trolling the Ducks.

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How to help fight Breast Cancer

In 2012, Kimberley Baker was diagnosed with Stage 3 Breast Cancer just two weeks before her 21st birthday. Wender encouraged women to "not lose confidence" in the recommendations from the ACS, U.S. But, he said, based on his team's estimates, most of the credit should go to treatment advances. Welch acknowledged one limitation of the study .

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Conductor to NTSB: Hoboken Train Was More Crowded Than Usual

The train was traveling at 21 miles per hour - more than twice the speed limit - before it went past the bumping post at the end of the track. The train failed to stop as it was traveling into the station, going over bumping posts and hitting the wall of the terminal.

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PM May says wants maximum possible access to European Union market post-Brexit

The gains eased, however, around midday in London when Mrs May and her Brexit minister David Davis sounded some less concessionary notes in a pair of appearances in parliament. The big questions for banks and fund firms now is whether they will be granted a transition period, and if, when and how they might need to reduce operations in Britain, said McFarlane.Although the European Union has maintained that it will not start any formal negotiations with Britain before Article 50 is triggered, ...

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United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL)

Imperial Capital analyst M. Derchin now forecasts that the firm will post earnings of $3.08 per share for the quarter, up from their previous estimate of $2.91. The company earned $9.40 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $9.36 billion. For the past 5 years, the company's revenue has grown 8.6%, while the company's earnings per share has grown 11.6%.

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Oil curves move above $50 as financial confidence in crude rises

They settled at $50.44 per barrel on Thursday - the first settlement above $50 since late June. Oil fell about 1 percent on Friday as players took profits on a rally over the past week that propelled prices almost 15 percent to four-month highs on hopes of OPEC crude output cuts.

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Clinton's lead over Trump grows after P*ssy-gate, 2nd presidential debate

But according to another new poll from NBC News|Survey Monkey , 44 percent of likely voters who watched or followed coverage of the face-off say Clinton was the victor. Forty-two percent said Clinton won the debate while 40 percent said Trump was the victor. Trump, however, appears to be shedding support among evangelicals, who are usually a wellspring of support for Republican presidential candidates.

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Unilever product prices to rise due collapse of sterling

Other supermarket chains are also believed to be embroiled in the row with Unilever , which generated profits of about £2bn in the first half of this year. He then added: " Tesco has clearly had major bust-up with Unilever ". Numerous pictures of the items are shown as unavailable on Tesco's website, along with the message: "Sorry, this product is now not available".

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United States import prices increase on gains in petroleum, food costs

The import-price index, measuring the cost of goods ranging from Brazilian coffee beans to Japanese cars, grew 0.1% from a month earlier, the Labor Department said Thursday . Last month, imported petroleum prices increased 1.2 percent after decreasing 3.0 percent in August. Meanwhile, the Labor Department also said export prices rose by 0.3% in September following a 0.8% drop in August.

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Oil halts gain near 3-month high as United States inventories seen rising

The news about OPEC oil deal was a surprise to the oil market. Gasoline inventories rose a 2.9 million barrels, while distillate inventories fell 1.3 million barrels, according to a market participant. Crude futures in NY have surged more than $4 a barrel since Opec surprised traders by agreeing to cut production for the first time in eight years.

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Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Price Target Raised to $90.00 at Barclays PLC

CAT has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. Vetr upgraded shares of Caterpillar from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $96.01 price target for the company in a report on Wednesday. The Relative Volume of the company is 1.49 and Average Volume (3 months) is 4.33 million. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 69.03% of the company's stock.

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Russian Federation announces first Syria talks since USA freeze

Putin dismissed accusations of possible war crimes as "political rhetoric" and warned Western countries against imposing sanctions on Russian Federation. Laura Mills in Moscow and Felicia Schwartz in Washington contributed to this article. "Relations between Russian Federation and the United States can't get any worse".

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U.S. Weekly Jobless Claims Unexpectedly Unchanged

That suggests employers are anxious to hold on to workers, even though their pace of hiring has slowed since past year. It was the 84th consecutive week that claims remained below the 300 000 threshold, which is associated with robust labour market conditions.

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Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal Casino Closes Its Doors

Trump built the Taj Mahal in 1990 for $1 billion and called the resort the "eighth wonder of the world". Icahn also weighed in on the closure , saying, "Today is a sad day for Atlantic City ". The Taj opened in a decidedly Trumpian fashion: It was promoted as a place bursting with glitz, glamour, and excess - though words like "gaudy" likely offer a more accurate description.

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What do Analysts suggest for: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY)

However, its previous closing price was seen at $13.24. BMY has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company's (BMY) is a part of Healthcare sector and belongs to Drug Manufacturers - Major industry. This represents a $1.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.04%. Bristol-Myers Squibb's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 87.36%.

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Hargreaves Lansdown warns on investor confidence, shares drop

The number of new active clients dropped 17 per cent compared to previous year, totalling 20,000, yet client retention rates continued to be strong. The FTSE 100 company, co-founded by Brexiteer billionaire Peter Hargreaves, reported a 22% slide in inflows to its array of funds and ISAs since July, taking net new business down to £1.1 billion.

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Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Earns Consensus Hold Rating

September 16 investment analysts at RBC Capital left the company rating at "Outperform" and lowered the price target from $50.00 to $42.00. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $39.98 and a 200 day moving average price of $40.27.


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