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WikiLeaks Reveals Tim Cook Was Potential Vice President Candidate for Hillary Clinton

An email from Clinton's campaign chair John Podesta, which was stolen and shared online by WikiLeaks , revealed a group of potential vice presidential candidates considered by the Democrat's campaign. And in an email dating to early 2008, after Clinton was dealt a big loss in the Iowa caucuses, Podesta and Democratic consultant Paul Begala lamented the Clinton campaign's lousy performance.

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Inflation hits 1% and will rocket next year, warn economists

CPI is the rate at which the prices of goods and services bought by households rise or fall. It also charted a 0.3% fall in food prices - an issue very much in the public glare last week amid a supermarket battle with Unilever while separate analysis from Kantar Worldpanel suggested grocery deflation was easing from a 1.1% annual decline to a rate of 0.8% in the 12 weeks to 9 October.

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Refund money to flat buyers: SC tells Unitech

In its ruling, the Bench said "it needs no special emphasis to state that the property developer has to respect the contractual commitment. The submission in a way rests upon the metaphor that 'Rome was not built in a day, ' but it serves no objective", the bench added, noting the anguish of the buyers.

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Spokesman: 2 firefighters, 2 others injured in Oregon blast

Moore added that there was construction underway at or around the site of the blast. Legacy Emanuel Medical Center treated four of the injured people, including two firefighters, the police officer and one civilian. Crews will pick through the rubble of the building to ensure there are no people trapped inside. "I've been a firefighter for 28 years and I have not seen devastation like this in my entire career", Portland Fire Chief Mike Myers said.

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Tech billionaire Peter Thiel is reportedly donating $1.25 million to Donald Trump

Altman was responding to a new wave of criticism directed at Thiel, after Thiel announced he would donate $1.25 million to Trump's campaign . Playing off the first line of the Times article, which describes Thiel's reputation as "the most contrarian soul in Silicon Valley", Hunter Walk, a partner at VC fund Homebrew and vocal supporter of Hillary Clinton , had a different idea for what Thiel should be called.

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Saudi Arabia Says Many Nations Back OPEC Move to Boost Oil Price

EDT (1526 GMT). Oil prices rose on the news, with USA crude hitting a high not seen since July of previous year. USA oil has now almost doubled since the decade-low it hit in February and gained more than 30% from its lows of the summer less than three months ago.

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'Trump Steaks was bold?' Cuban and Giuliani get heated before final debate

Giuliani more or less tried to deflect from Trump's indiscretions, while Cuban pressed the former mayor on Trump's inability to admit fault. "I can tell you - my friend that was dating this one woman. "They were trying to drive that woman insane". He pointed to Clinton not understanding the classification marking on an email but Cuban pushed back and said it was improperly marked.

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Yahoo seeks clarity from U.S. on national security orders to companies

In a letter to James Clapper, the director of national intelligence, it asks the government to confirm whether it issued such an order, to declassify the order if it exists and to make a public comment that clarifies the situation. Although Yahoo respects the need for confidentiality, the company is urging more transparency over how the US government goes about legally obtaining users' private communications.

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Trump Suggests Ryan Doesn't Want Him To Win Due To 2020 Ambitions

But he'd still need breakthroughs in several smaller states, including Iowa, Nevada and New Hampshire, to eke out a win. The same might occur with Clinton, but even if it doesn't, that still leaves Republicans with a slight majority in the lower chamber.

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Book of condolences for plane crash victims set up in Calgary

Thursday. A team of investigators from the transportation safety board was at the scene of the crash Friday near the community of Winfield, about 18 kilometres north of Kelowna. Rest in peace". Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau also expressed his condolence to the ex-federal minister's family and said Prentice "was broadly respected in the House of Commons - on both sides of the aisle - for his intelligence, commitment and honest, straightforward approach on tough issues".

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Jazmine Sullivan Is Out Here Throwing Shade At A Dead Man

It's pretty rare for Jazmine Sullivan to make headlines for doing something messy - but alas, the time has come. Sullivan began by saying she didn't know the singer well, before delving into several stories about his various romantic advances over the years, all of which - she's careful to note - she rejected.

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Rise at Fastest Pace in Five Months

United Kingdom inflation has started to tick up again after years of falls. "These figures will also pile pressure on the Reserve Bank to reduce interest rates". Inflation remained below the target for more than four years. Economists had been pencilling an increase of 0.9%. The Fed' using an in-house index that shows overall prices rose 1% in the year through August while core prices increased 1.7%.

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Military exercise with Pakistan not targeted at India, says Russian Federation

Russian President Vladimir Putin, who is not at all popular with the American mainstream, appears to be taking steps to intervene in the US presidential election, including stealing and releasing Democratic emails in order to boost Donald Trump.

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Jose Mourinho Gives An Update On Henrikh Mkhitaryan's Situation

The post Jose Mourinho Gives An Update On Henrikh Mkhitaryan's Situation appeared first on 360Nobs.com. The attacking midfielder has not played since the 2-1 defeat to rivals Manchester City on September 10 and was not included in the squad to face Liverpool on Monday despite manager Mourinho confirming he was fit.

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India, Russia pact likely on Kudankulam n-plant units 5, 6

The Rosneft-Essar deal will be the biggest foreign takeover in India, and Russia's largest outbound deal, according to data. In past four months, Modi said , Indian companies have invested almost $5.5 billion in Russia's oil and gas sector.

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Modi says India, Russia ties 'truly privileged'

Russia's decision to conduct military exercises with Pakistan created a flutter and raised concerns that India's longtime ally was cozying up to India's troublesome neighbour. Ramping up bilateral ties, India and Russian Federation are likely to sign key defence deals worth billions of dollars tomorrow as Moscow hopes to stave off tough competition from the Americans and the Europeans to continue being New Delhi's foremost defence supplier.

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More Chibok girls are returning home soon

This Day gathered that as many as 57 girls escaped nearly immediately in 2014, with one found months ago. Dozens of schoolgirls escaped in the first few hours but after last week's release, 197 remain captive. In Abuja , Vice President Yemi Osinbajo welcomed the freed young women, telling them: "The whole nation's been waiting for you", according to a post on the official Twitter account of the Nigerian presidency.

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Social Security benefits will grow a tiny bit

On average it would equal out to less than $4 extra a month. If there was measurable inflation over that time, beneficiaries receive a COLA . It weighs ordinary expenses in other price indices differently, but it still does not measure a basket of consumer goods designed specifically to reflect the budgets of older Americans.

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FOMC Minutes Highlight a Divided Fed

That doesn't mean that interest rates are going up anytime soon, however. "Several participants expressed concern that continuing to delay an increase in the target range implied a further divergence from policy benchmarks based on the committee's past behavior or risked eroding its credibility" especially because recent data supported the committee's outlook, the minutes stated.

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Commons vote to ratify Brexit very likely, says No 10

The US businesses are also anxious about the consequences of Britain's losing access to skilled workers from the other European Union countries. But Lord Pannick, who is representing the campaigners, argued parliament would be unable to "reverse" Brexit, even even if MPs rejected the deal.

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Inflation at near two-year high amid rise in clothing prices

The central bank forecast in August that inflation would pick up sharply to hit its 2 percent target in around a year and then overshoot for the next couple of years, as sterling's big fall after Britain's vote to leave the European Union pushes up the cost of imports.

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WTI Oil Prices Hit 15-Month High on Surprise Crude Inventory Draw

The price of WTI crude oil rose almost 3 percent and hit $51.87, which marks the highest it has traded at since July 16, 2015. In industry news, Enbridge, Canada's largest pipeline company, said it was shedding 5 percent of its workforce, the second layoff of that size since oil prices crashed in 2014.

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Pound rallies as MPs can vote on European Union deal

The symbolic anniversary will see the Prime Minister address the rest of the bloc informally on the "the current state of affairs in the country" but no detailed discussion of Brexit is expected. At Westminster yesterday, the Prime Minister appeared to suggest that the exit negotiations could last longer than the two-year period set out in Article 50 of the EU's Lisbon Treaty, the legal mechanism for leaving the bloc.

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BHP Billiton's iron ore output falls 6pc

BHP Billiton isn't the only miner to have experienced a sharp rebound, with others including South32 Ltd (ASX: S32), Fortescue Metals Group Limited (ASX: FMG) and Whitehaven Coal Ltd (ASX: WHC) also surging higher during that time.

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UK warned Brexit cannot be undone

May said , "As we embark on the trade mission to India we will send the message that the United Kingdom will be the most passionate, most consistent, and most convincing advocate for free trade". "We do not argue that an Article 50 notice can be revoked and we would like the court to proceed on the basis a notification is irrevocable", Wright told the court.

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OPEC Data Show Production Boost, But Disagree With Members' Own Figures

They aim to draw up a plan before a meeting November 30 in Vienna. Over the past five weeks, the EIA reported a 26 million-barrel decline in crude stocks."For sure, the fact that we could be getting draws again will take some of the attention away from what OPEC has been doing", said Kyle Cooper, a consultant at Houston-based ION Energy.

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Analyst ratings Updates: Silver Wheaton Corp (NYSE:SLW) , Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES)

A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. RBC Capital Markets reiterated an "outperform" rating on shares of Silver Wheaton Corp .in a report on Sunday, October 2nd. Silver Wheaton Corp .is a mining company. The firm has an EPS value of -0.42, resultantly displaying an EPS growth for this year at -173.70%. Verizon Communications Inc.

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Leading stocks in today's market: NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE)

It has traded in a 52-week range between $50.96 - 68.19 and today's last price is 24.89%% lower than the 52 week high of $68.19. (NYSE:NKE), 22 rate it a "Buy", 0 "Sell", while 11 "Hold". Corporate insiders own 3.90% of the company's stock. NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) Textile - Apparel Footwear & Accessories prevailing Dividend Yield is 1.24% that has a Payout Ratio of 28.20%.

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Unorthodox Volume Noted for Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (NYSE:AXTA)

The Performance Coatings segment offers various waterborne and solventborne products and systems that are used to refinish damaged vehicles for independent body shops, multi-shop operators, and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) dealership body shops.

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Salesforce's M&A shopping list included Adobe but not Twitter

Salesforce declined to comment on any speculation in the wake of the Journal article, noting that the appearance of company names on the list doesn't imply Salesforce ever meant to acquire them. And notes indicate that the company remained "in play", presumably meaning that it could still be an attractive target for Salesforce . Tableau was founded in 2003 and went public 10 years later.

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Unanimity in BRICS on combating cross-border terror and its supporters

President Xi Jinping said the Brics countries were among those now enduring slower economic growth. "The BRICS Business Council activities since undertaken through Durban Summit, have brought us to a point where the council can be a true catalyst for economic growth", he said.

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Oil prices rise on OPEC deal optimism

The EIA also said that gasoline inventories for October rose 2.47 million barrels compared to a consensus estimate of a 1.29 million barrel decline. USA crude futures surged on Wednesday, reaching their highest level since July 2015 after government data showed a surprisingly large drop in weekly crude inventories.

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Previously conjoined twins continue to progress, give parents hope following separation surgery

He moved his left arm, ever so slowly, up to his mouth. Their mother, Nicole McDonald , posted a picture of the first twin on Facebook while the second was still undergoing surgery. Since the surgery started, their GoFundMe page has swelled from some $50,000 to more than $250,000. Mom Nicole can now cuddle up next to Anias in a single twin bed, and Jadon is opening his eyes.

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Asian stocks mostly up, but traders shrug off China GDP

This comes in line with forecasts and within the government's target range of 6.5-7.0%. Forecasters remained cautious however, warning that growth was still likely to slow next year given that this latest strong showing was reliant on a surge in bank lending and real estate prices.

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Social Security benefits to increase by tiny amount

Ron Wyden, D-Ore., also weighed in on the news, which follows a COLA of zero for 2016. In my older years, I get Social Security and I'm on Medicare - are they entitlements or did I pay into these my whole life? He also says, in light of the presidential elections coming up, he wishes candidates would spend more time talking about major issues like this one and less time insulting each other.


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