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Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize for his contribution to literature

Folk legend and recent Nobel Prize victor Bob Dylan has fallen in and out of religious observance throughout his life, but there's never been any doubt where his true spirituality lies. While the announcement was a surprise, Dylan has been a popular choice for consideration over the years, despite his work not fitting into the traditional categories of novels and poems usually favoured by the judges.

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Take action against 'mothership of terrorism', Modi tells BRICS leaders

Prime Minister Narendra Modi told a meeting of BRICS business leaders that India had carried out a number of reforms over the past two years aimed at improving the ease of business in the country. The newly formed multilateral New Development Bank has been widely praised at this weekend's BRICS summit, with leaders from the grouping hailing the bank's achievements and its support for clean energy and sustainable development projects.

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Shoppers turn anger on Unilever in its dispute with Tesco

Jars of Marmite were "currently not available" in the online store of Tesco - the world's third biggest supermarket chain - after the company reportedly refused Unilever's request to hike prices. "While politicians can deny reality, a shampoo produced on the continent is now more expensive", he said. It said it uses imported ingredients and packaging, but the "across-the-board price hike did indeed look too much, too soon", adds Pratley.

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"Western Wall is the holiest place in Judaism" — UNESCO Director-General

The validated resolution is expected early next week, but the wording is unlikely to change. Israel's Channel 7 reported that Education Minister Naftali Bennett, who also heads the Jewish state's National Commission for UNESCO , had suspended all activities with the organization.

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Yahoo believed to be first U.S. internet firm to scan all emails

We don't yet know what the snoopers were looking for in the Yahoo Mail dragnet nor do we know if any other email services were also working with the feds. Yahoo has not confirmed nor denied the charges. Yahoo has been accused of scanning user's emails and sending the information to US Intelligence agencies.

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US elections will have record voter turnout: Clinton Campaign

Cathy Heller told The Guardian newspaper that she met Trump during a Mother's Day brunch in the late 1990s at the billionaire's Florida resort when "he took my hand and grabbed me, and went for the lips". According to Heller, Trump was making the rounds, shaking hands. Trump is struggling to shift the focus away from mounting accusations that he sexually assaulted women in ways similar to what he is recorded describing on a recently released video.

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Wells Fargo reports drop in profits following sales scandal

The following month, when regulators announced on September 8 that they'd fined Wells Fargo $185 million for falsifying more than 2 million customer accounts to meet aggressive sales goals, the company's stock price plunged and Stumpf was called on the carpet before Congress before finally resigning this week.

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Pearson shares slump as weak US textbook sales hit recovery

Pearson announced in January that it would cut the equivalent of 4,000 full-time staff across the business as part of an efficiency drive. Other rivals have also indicated that August wasn't as strong as expected for the segment, which accounts for nearly 25 percent of revenue for Pearson , Exane BNP Paribas analysts led by Sami Kassab said in a note last month.

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After scandal, Wells Fargo's damage apparent

The financial services provider reported $1.03 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.01 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $22328.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $22062.98 million .

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USA stocks join global slump after a weak report from China

Global stocks reacted badly to new signs of trouble in the world's second biggest economy, with Hong Kong falling 1.6 percent and Tokyo 0.4 percent. It was more of what we saw earlier in the year. "Despite a modest fall in steel prices, steel mills were still making a profit in September and thus lifted steel production", said Xia Junyan, investment manager at Hangzhou CIEC Trading Co in Shanghai.

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Agree Realty Corp. (ADC) Coverage Initiated at FBR & Co

The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $31. When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. CoreSite Realty Corp. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 17.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.69 EPS.

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Kyle Busch wins another NASCAR Xfinity race at Kansas

XFINITY SERIES: Kyle Busch won at Kansas for the third straight time in the Xfinity Series on Saturday, while Chase contenders Elliott Sadler and Daniel Suarez followed him to the line to help their championship hopes. A day or two will pass, maybe the sting will wear off, and I'll be more excited about the points situation going into Talladega, because that's the bright side.

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Mike Pence Says He and Trump Will 'Absolutely Accept' Results of Election

Hillary Clinton is the most corrupt person ever to seek the office of the presidency-and the media, donors, special interests who support her will do everything they can to cling to their power and their prestige at your expense . "We'll be ahead by some, but it is definitely within reach". "This is disgraceful. It is intolerable, and it doesn't matter what party you belong to, Democrat, Republican, Independent, no woman deserves to be treated this way".

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DCP Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:DPM) Stock Technicals Hit Strength

Jennison Associates LLC acquired a new position in Enable Midstream Partners during the second quarter valued at $4,539,000. A frequently used metric is a company's price to earnings ratio. Analysts predict that Cone Midstream Partners LP will post $1.55 earnings per share for the current year. 03/09/2016 - American Midstream Partners, LP had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Wunderlich.

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For GOP Leaders Like Paul Ryan, Trump Poses Unique Dilemma

Walker condemned Trump for the remarks but did not comment Thursday on the new allegations and he has not reiterated his support for Trump since the audio was released. Even before the video's release, Trump's support among women had fallen by 9 points between September 26 and October 7. Additionally, one fifth of Republicans have said Trump's comments about women disqualified him from the presidency, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.

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New Doctor Strange Trailer & TV Spot Will Have You Questioning Reality

Marvel " Doctor Strange " updates have shown that fans feel that it was inappropriate to cast Tilda Swinton, being British, as the comics, "The Ancient One", showcases the Tibetan race. Based in New York City's Greenwich Village, Doctor Strange must act as an intermediary between the real world and what lies beyond, utilizing a vast array of metaphysical abilities and artifacts to protect the Marvel cinematic universe.

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Andy Murray wins in Shanghai

World No. 19 Roberto Bautista Agut has also done exceptionally well in Shanghai , defeating last year's finalist Jo-Wilfred Tsonga in the quarter-finals and upsetting world No. Murray held his nerve and put away his first championship point to secure victory in Shanghai , a week after claiming the China Open title in Beijing.

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Samsung Apparently Still Can't Figure Out Why The Note 7 Exploded

Consumer Products Safety Commission Chairman Elliot Kaye in a statement to USA TODAY . They can also choose to exchange their device with other Samsung models, such as the S7, S7 Edge or the Note 5. Samsung could, and should, have remotely turned off all Note 7s from the start. 9, 2016, photo shows a damaged Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on a table in Richmond, Va., after it caught fire earlier in the day.

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Wenger admits Arsenal face a battle to hang on to Mesut Ozil

The Gunners were 3-2 up against Swansea before Xhaka was given his marching orders with 20 minutes remaining. There have been 25 occasions prior to this season where clubs have collected four points or less from the first eight games, Swansea's current season joined by David Moyes' Sunderland whose defeat to Joe Allen-inspired Stoke has seen them stuck on just two points - the sixth worst return at this stage in Premier League history.

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Global amendment limits HFC gasses to help climate

Use of HFCs, which can be 10,000 times more powerful than carbon dioxide as greenhouse gases, is already declining in many rich nations. "It is likely the single most important step we could take at this moment to limit the warming of our planet and limit the warming for generations to come", Secretary of State John Kerry told his fellow negotiators in Kigali .

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Hoboken train was going twice speed limit

The data from the event data recorders is preliminary and subject to change as it is validated. One person was killed and more than 100 were injured when the New Jersey Transit train slammed through a bumper at the end of a track. The NTSB hasn't yet determined probable cause for the incident, although NJ transit was already under federal investigation well before last Thursday's crash.

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Rosneft-led group acquires Essar Oil for nearly $13 billion

Essar Oil has a world-class 20 million tonnes a year refinery along with captive power and port projects. "We expect to obtain the relevant approvals before the end of this year", Ruia said. Bernstein & Co. This has propelled Trafigura to being the world's second- biggest independent oil trader, handling more than 4 million barrels a day.

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A sad day for honest people in South Africa

Gordhan is set to appear in court on November 2, charged with illegally authorizing an early retirement package for his deputy when he was head of the country's revenue service. What South Africa saw the rand doing on Tuesday is what you must expect in this environment, he said. The NPA has been investigating Gordhan's activities at SARS, and other charges are possible.

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Keenum sets Rams record for completions, but pick seals loss

The Lions (3-3) have won two straight games with Prater making the winning kick and a defensive back following up with an interception on the ensuing possession. Tate caught eight passes for 165 yards and a touchdown. This was the Tate with which the Lions are familiar: a shifty, slithery, elusive yards-after-catch monster who was the flawless underneath and midrange receiver to take advantage of teams playing Detroit's deep threats, be it Calvin Johnson or Marvin Jones .

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Antares rocket to launch from Wallops Island on Sunday

Sunday's launch should be visible along the East Coast. Sunday's scheduled rocket launch from Wallops Island has been postponed to Monday evening due to a ground support equipment cable that did not perform as expected during testing. But seven hours before the planned liftoff, NASA announced the flight was off until Monday night. The last time an Antares rocket launch was attempted from Wallops Island was October 28, 2014.

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Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn clash over Brexit at PMQs

Sterling plunged in the wake of Britain's shock vote to leave the European Union - it has lost nearly 18 percent against the dollar since the referendum on June 23. The prime minister's most senior legal adviser, Attorney General Jeremy Wright, will argue the government's case on October 17, in a sign of how seriously May is taking the challenge.

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Stadium bill goes to Governor Sandoval

The Raiders want out of Oakland, but owner Mark Davis said Saturday the team isn't in a hurry. The Raiders' relocation also requires the support of 75 percent of the NFL's 32 club owners. Sandoval has said the stadium ― which is meant to entice the NFL's Oakland Raiders to move to Las Vegas ― will usher in a "new era for tourism" for the city.

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Nevada Senate passes Raiders' Las Vegas stadium deal

But I'm a big boy. Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, who helped shepherd the Rams' move to Los Angeles, has publicly come out in favor of the move, but Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio reported Sunday that the league's "more traditional owners" are beginning to worry about putting a team in Las Vegas because of all the temptations prevalent there.

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Philadelphia-Area Transit Workers Vote to Authorize Strike

Union demands include addressing pension reform, health care, and scheduling and fatigue issues that cause safety issues for operators and passengers. Depending how long it could take for a deal to be reached, the strike could potentially last through Election Day. SEPTA's Regional Rail service and service in areas outside of Philadelphia would not be affected.

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Philippine President to Obama: Go to Hell as Asia Alliance Deteriorates

Yasay, in his Facebook post, said that the Philippines is grateful to the United States for "many significant countless things" over their decades-old alliance, but noted that his nation remains underdeveloped and weak militarily. However, the defense secretary said he has yet to clarify with Duterte the plan to cancel all joint war games altogether. While the USA government claims that the proposed increase in U.S.

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Philippines Doesn't Need US Aid, Defense Minister Says Echoing President Rodrigo Duterte

President Rodrigo Duterte cited China's assistance in helping build a "dormitory" for drug addicts in Nueva Ecija while blasting the United States and European Union for not being as helpful. In his speech before the Jewish Association of the Philippines in Makati City, Duterte said he would rather go to China or Russian Federation, affirming his previous pronouncements of "crossing the Rubicon" and forging alliances with the two known United States rivals.

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Trump accuses 'Saturday Night Live' of doing a 'hit job' on him

To some, last week's second, Town Hall presidential debate felt like an SNL sketch-and, as the SNL writers confirmed last night, it really didn't need a lot of tweaking to be turned into one. Alec Baldwin does not have a fan in Donald Trump . How will I go on with the debate? In the most recent sketch, Baldwin/Trump could be seen lurking behind Kate McKinnon, who plays Clinton, with the score from Jaws in the background.

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US, S. Korea say latest N. Korea missile launch fails

It was believed to be a Musadan ballistic missile and did not pose a threat to North America, the North American Aerospace Defense Command determined. USA officials said the Ronald Reagan's arrival in Busan was a routine port call that would allow the 5,500 crew members to engage with their South Korean counterparts.

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Express eyes largest Chinese company US IPO since Alibaba

ZTO delivered roughly 14 percent of all parcels in China a year ago, according to its IPO prospectus. At the top end of that range, the Shanghai-based company would raise $1.3 billion. Through our distinctive network partner model, we are constantly creating value for numerous merchants, consumers, business partners, employees and investors.

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Pak accuses Modi of misleading BRICS on terrorism

The leaders are also expected to focus on the Syrian crisis. The Bangladesh Prime Minister will attend BIMSTEC Leaders' Retreat and BRICS-BIMSTEC Leaders' Outreach Summit this afternoon at the invitation of her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi.


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