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New row erupts over Hitler house demolition plan

Sobotka said he wanted to ensure that any association with Hitler is eliminated at the site. It is a bit puzzling to many that the building is visited by a number of Nazi sympathisers. It was a care centre for the disabled before it has been left vacant in 2011. However, in 1944, when his Nazi party declined, the building was shut down.

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Stock Analyst Price Target Update on Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK)

Some other technicals to consider would be the moving averages of the company. Jolley Asset Management LLC now owns 1,186 shares of the company's stock valued at $102,000 after buying an additional 99 shares in the last quarter. 02/22/2016 - Duke Energy Corporation had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at UBS. A number of key analysts, polled by FactSet, shared their views about the current stock momentum.

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Lower revenue, Mexico problems hurt Kansas City Southern profit

Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note issued on Wednesday. In other news, CFO Michael W. Upchurch sold 5,367 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, July 29th. The insider Ottensmeyer Patrick J sold $478,100.

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Airbnb touts policy proposals as new regulations loom

Andrew Cuomo will sign a bill that fines illegal rentals. The San Francisco company said it would limit hosts living in New York City to one rental listing at a time and kick users off the site after three violations. The short-term rental site suggested a few new rules, including one that will restrict the number of apartments a host can list to just one starting on November 1, the New York Daily News reported.

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China's economic growth steady at 6.7% in Q3

BEIJING , Oct 19 September's investment in Chinese real estate showed its strongest growth since May as booming construction, sales and prices contributed handsomely to third quarter economic expansion of 6.7 percent - offsetting stubbornly weak exports.

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San Francisco May Cut Ties With Wells Fargo Bank

And Wells nearly surely faces settlements and fines way beyond the $185 million it agreed to pay regulators when the scandal broke wide open last month. Wells reported a drop in what it calls banker and teller "interactions" in September from both a year ago and from August. Wells Fargo's home state of California, which is among the biggest municipal debt issuers, plus OH and IL had earlier announced similar actions to punish the company.

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Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM)

The mean price target is calculated keeping in view the consensus of 16 brokerage firms. There are a handful of analysts covering the stock. In addition to Barclays reporting its stock price target, a total of 17 brokers have issued a research note on Newmont Mining .

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Intel Tops 3Q Forecast But Shares Fall on Sales Outlook

Intel executives were upbeat on the earning call. Overall company revenue will be $15.7 billion, plus or minus $500 million, the company predicted. Unit sales in the US rose 1.7 percent, a second consecutive quarterly gain. Intel has seen an increase in demand for data centre solutions as more companies transition away from traditional on-premise IT in favour of cloud computing.

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Groupon shares climb after upgrade to outperform

Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN)'s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 0.92, whereas its price to book ratio for most recent quarter sits at 7.95. The company's revenue was up 2.4% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Several equities research analysts have commented on GRPN shares. The company stock was upgraded to Outperform from Neutral, wrote analysts at Wedbush , in a research note issued to clients on Monday October 17, 2016.

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33 injured after NY train derails

Saturday, officials said . The eastbound train derailed east of New Hyde Park around 9:10 p.m., according to the Associated Press . Seven of those injured are railroad employees, and four people sustained injuries that are considered serious.

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Man hides 'stolen' Venetian blind down pants

The man swiped the home furnishing from a store in Nene Valley Retail Park, Northampton on Sunday, police claim. Police have released CCTV pictures after the alleged theft of a venetian blind from a shop in Northampton. The blind was damaged as a result, police said. Staff followed the man and the police have now released a picture in an attempt to track him down.

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Over a million Galaxy Note 7 phones still on after recalls

However the group said it has enough cash to absorb the shock from the phone recall and expects to generate 5.2 trillion won (£3.7 billion) in operating profit in the third quarter after recall costs. " Samsung has received 13 reports of burns and 47 reports of property damage associated with Note 7 phones". Samsung is trying to avoid any confusion between the ill-fated Galaxy Note 7 and its best-selling Galaxy S7.

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Officers called incident with gunman an ambush

Vallejo Police Chief Andrew Bidou said at a press conference Monday the officers were on a coffee break Sunday at Starbucks when the suspect appeared in the doorway of the shop and "attempted to assassinate" them. Bower says Powell probably thought his son was dead and wanted to commit suicide. The shocking episode unfolded around 8:50 p.m. when the gunman, wearing body armor, burst into the Starbucks at 199 Lincoln Rd.

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Government announces new airline rules, refunds for delayed bags

Erik Hansen, senior director of domestic policy for the U.S. Travel Association, said his group supported efforts to improve data about on-time performance and other quality metrics but would not yet weigh in on other Transportation Department proposals.

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Gold Rises on Soft US Housing Market

As builders shift their focus to single-family construction away from apartments, it signals more confidence in the market for owner-occupied homes and generates more economic activity. Housing completions, which represent tangible new supply for homebuyers, is even lower at 67%. The Commerce Department's figures are notoriously volatile and often revised heavily.

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Intel boosted by surprise rise in PC demand, though forecast not pretty

Intel Corp. dropped the most in nine months after it gave a disappointing fourth-quarter sales forecast, signaling lackluster year-end demand for personal computers, servers and the chips that run them. Rob Enderle, technology analyst with the Enderle Group, said that Intel , "overall had a very strong quarter across the board" and there appears to be no negative impact from Intel's plans to cut 12,000 jobs, which the company announced in April.

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The Greatest Debut In NHL History

Less than two minutes after Karlsson's goal, Toronto's great white-and-blue hope stripped the puck away from a swarm of Senators, neatly pulling the puck off the boards and past Karlsson, allowing Matthews to slip down the left wing and put a puck in the short side past Ottawa goaltender Craig Anderson .

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Four Florida deaths blamed on Hurricane Matthew

The National Hurricane Center says sustained winds of 46 miles per hour and a gust of 70 miles per hour have also been reported in Melbourne. When Hurricane Matthew pummeled north toward Cuba and the Bahamas, states surrounding the United States southeastern coasts declared a state of calamity.

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) Given "Buy" Rating at Nomura

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) shares last traded at $117.47, which represents a dip of $0.08 per share or -0.07% from the previous closing price. Stifel Nicolaus' price target would suggest a potential upside of 1.99% from the company's current price.

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US fast food chain in Malaysia told to change hot dog name

The list of words - which the department says will confuse Muslims - has resulted in a few popular food and beverage brands in the country having to change their product names to obtain a " halal " certificate. A representative of the U.S. chain described it as a "minor issue" and said the firm was fine with changing the name on the menu. "Please do not make us seem stupid and backward", he said.

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Polls open for early voting in Georgia

Several counties in Middle Tennessee have added early voting locations and extended hours to accommodate potentially large numbers. It must be returned no later than 5 p.m. It's hard to see SC in the long term not joining the early-voting majority. Locally, Meyers advises voters, both early and election day, to study the ballot and in particular the four referendums before going to the polls.

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Bank of Canada Leaves Key Rate Unchanged

The bank said the government's recent move to tighten mortgage and tax rules around housing was likely to restrain residential investment, dampen household vulnerabilities and leave the level of real GDP 0.3 percent lower at the end of 2018.

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Halliburton Swings To Surprise Profit But Revenue Light

After calling that the oil cycle had bottomed out three months ago, the company posted its first sales increase in North America since the crude downturn started in the middle of 2014. Halliburton , like bigger rival Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB), has been slashing costs. The company said in July it would reduce "structural costs" by about 25 percent, or $1 billion, on an annual run-rate basis by the end of 2016.

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Delta Air Lines, (NYSE:DAL), U.S. Bancorp, (NYSE:USB)

The company reported $1.70 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.65 by $0.05. Delta Air Lines makes up approx 0.73% of Harbour Capital Advisors's portfolio.Cutler Group Lp reduced its stake in DAL by selling 6,913 shares or 89.48% in the most recent quarter.

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IEA Forecasts Oil Demand Increase

Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak, however, said that his country would prefer to freeze production rather than cut it, although it would consider a potential proposal from OPEC to cut. The number of active oil-drilling rigs in the USA has climbed from 328 in early May to 428 last week, according to Baker Hughes Inc. "Russia is ready to join in joint measures to limit output and calls on other oil exporters to do the same", Putin said .

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Duterte expects 'plenty of happiness' from China state visit

When Duterte was asked about war games, he said: "Yes, I will. War would lead us to nowhere". China will strengthen trade links with the Philippines, encourage businesses to invest there, and strengthen bilateral infrastructure construction and human resources training, Shen told a regular news briefing.

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Misfit unveils Phase, a $175 smartwatch that looks like a regular watch

Fitness Tracking and Other Features Equipped with a three-axis accelerometer, the Phase tracks all the basic fitness measurements, including calories, distance, steps, and sleep, and activities like walking and running. The Misfit Phase can also connect to your iPhone or Android phone and then launch notifications alerts straight from your wrist. For example, pressing the top button puts the Phase into Activity mode so you can check on your goal progress.

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Zac Posen Brings High Tech (And Anti-Microbial) Glam To Delta Uniforms

Employees working as ticket and gate agents, at the Sky Club and in-flight will sport the outfits inspired by Posen's designs and his color palette. "The world's best employees deserve the best uniforms and this new collection is classically influenced, yet modern", Delta CEO Ed Bastian said in a statement accompanying the big reveal.

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Northwest Investment Counselors buys $1963037 stake in Wells Fargo & Co

A lawsuit by an Ecuadorean bank alleging that Wells Fargo & Co is liable for authorizing the transfer of $12 million stolen in a 2015 cyber heist can go forward, a US judge ruled on Tuesday. In other news, COO Timothy J. Sloan sold 20,500 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 8th. They now have a United States dollars 48 price target on the stock.

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Wells Fargo CEO steps down amid scandal

A spokesman for Wells Fargo said that Stumpf would not receive severance pay when he departed the company. Shares of Wells Fargo , the largest bank in the USA, have fallen -6.6'% year to date, sunk by news that employees created millions of fake bank accounts of customers to meet stringent sales requirements.

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Watch The Final Presidential Debate On WFMY News 2 #DebateOn2

As Trump continued "grumbling" about "rigged" elections, President Barack Obama took a jibe at the Republican presidential nominee. During the last debate, he invited four women, three of whom had accused former president Bill Clinton of sexual assault.

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Now, immigrants to build 'wall' outside Donald Trump's Las Vegas hotel

The groups aim to have at least five taco trucks outside the hotel, in addition to a banner in the style of a wall that participants will be able to sign. Still, the message is a pointed one, as we all know about the Trump campaign's obsession with walls. The union and its partners also wanted to ensure Latinos had an opportunity to vent their frustrations before tonight's debate.

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Markets Right Now: Stocks open slightly lower on Wall Street

The Canadian dollar saw an uptick of 0.02 of a cent to 76.09 cents US. Nine of the index's 10 main industry groups ended higher, led by a 3.4-per-cent gain for raw-materials producers. The S&P 500 was up 14.72 points, or 0.69 percent, at 2,141.22 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 48.11 points, or 0.93 percent, at 5,247.93. However, the benchmark index is still down more than 6 per cent year to date.

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American Tower Corp. (AMT) Shares Active after Upgrade at Zacks Investment Research

The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $111.69 and a 200 day moving average price of $110.39. V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) is due to announce third quarter financial results right before the stock market's official open on October 24, 2016.

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Fiat Chrysler recalls 200K Jeeps; air bags may not work

The automaker is recalling about 74,833 vehicles in the US, 1,088 in Mexico and 134 outside the NAFTA region. Transport Canada has issued a recall notice for 10,000 Ram pickups and other vehicles at increased risk of stalling or engine fires due to an electrical short.


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