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US Election Debate: Donald Trump would be Putin's 'puppet', Says Hillary Clinton

He wasn't willing to concede that Russian Federation was, but added "of course I condemn" any nation doing so. Clinton's campaign chairman, John Podesta, and the Democratic National Committee have both been hacked in recent months and their private communications released to the public-with embarrassing effects.

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Yes, Chuck Pagano, you're insane to be 'encouraged' by 2-4 Colts

DeMarcus Ware has missed the Denver Broncos last four games, after he fractured his forearm in Week 2 vs. The Broncos' first opportunity to correct the mistakes of the past two games will come against a familiar face Monday night, when they host Brock Osweiler and the Texans .

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Select Comfort Corp. (SCSS) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.01 EPS

The company earned $368 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $391.02 million. On average, analysts anticipate that Select Comfort Corp. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC increased its stake in Select Comfort Corp.by 4.6% in the second quarter. Pacad Investment Ltd. bought a new stake in shares of Select Comfort Corp.

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Russian Federation extends Aleppo ceasefire by 24 hours

He acknowledged Bulgaria' place as an energy recipient from Russian Federation, but added, "more important are these values, and we will defend them to the end". "What creates concern now is that this group may be used to". The permanent members of the Security Council - China, France, Russia, the United Kingdom, and the United States - who support opposing sides in Syria's bloody civil war, have been unable to come to a consensus on a political solution to the conflict.

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May: UK will be a 'strong dependable partner' after Brexit

European leaders have grumbled that Britain's tardiness in starting the negotiations slow down their own planning for the next few years. And German Chancellor Angela Merkel, while welcoming May's message that Britain would try to avoid causing damage to the European Union in the looming talks, said the two sides faced a "difficult path".

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Obama slams Trump's 'rigged' election claims as 'dangerous'

But there was more. "Which just gives you one more bit of proof that Marco seems to just care about hanging onto his job", Obama said. "That is not a joking matter", Obama said at a campaign rally for Trump's rival, Democrat Hillary Clinton .

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Obama urges young adults to sign up for health care

At the center of the debate between the candidates is President Barack Obama's signature 2010 health care law, Obamacare. "The Affordable Care Act has done what it was created to do", he said . The three-month enrollment season that begins November 1 is the final one for Obama, who wants to help it be a success. Enrollment has been lower than initially projected, insurers say patients turned out to be sicker-than-expected, and a complex internal system to help stabilize premiums did not ...

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Under Trump or Clinton economic plans, U.S. national debt would grow

While his campaign has tried to square its budget proposals by suggesting the USA could return to annual GDP growth of about 3.5%, a pace America enjoyed in the 1990s, Trump went further on Wednesday night: "I actually think we can go higher than 4 percent".

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Trump will 'accept' USA election result 'if I win'

The third and final debate of the Us presidential elections was another heated war of words. "In effect", Trump said, "I'm being asked to waive centuries of legal precedent created to protect the voters". But that was far from the only absurd, destined-to-be-viral moment of the night. Yet in its closing moments, standing onstage with the first major-party female presidential nominee in US history, he called Hillary Clinton " such a nasty woman ".

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Fed minutes put November rate hike on the table

The Fed also has a policy meeting scheduled for November 1-2, but investors see little chance of a hike then given its proximity to the November 8 USA presidential election. "The subsequent pace of rate hikes is likely to be slower than Fed "dots" given the view that slack remains in the labor market and participants' downward reassessment of the neutral rate of interest", chipped in Andrew Hollenhorst at Citi .

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Consumer prices rise at fastest pace in five months

Fed Vice Chair Stanley Fischer said on Monday that the USA central bank was "very close" to its inflation and employment targets. This is the biggest monthly rise in the cost of houselhold items since November 2014. " There is no explicit evidence the lower pound is pushing up the prices of everyday consumer goods ", the ONS's Head of Inflation Mike Prestwood said.

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Ryan stumps for Rep. Curbelo in Fla., tries to avoid Trump questions

Schumer's favorability among Democrats has also increased from 25 percent to 26 percent since earlier this year, while his negatives have dropped 5 points, from 23 percent to 18 percent. The Democrats must net at least 30 House seats and four Senate seats to retake control of each chamber, respectively. Democrats are poised in November to wrest control of the U.S.

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European Central Bank stands pat on rates; focus turns to Draghi

The main focus for investors is whether or not ECB President Mario Draghi will give any indications that the bank is poised to taper its bond purchase program. One key question unnerving markets is whether the European Central Bank will eventually run out of bonds to buy, and have to end the stimulus before it wants to.

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This debate showcased Trump's unfitness to be president

Top Democrats on the House and Senate intelligence committees say they've concluded Russian intelligence agencies were trying to influence the us presidential election. She went on to accuse her Republican rival of being "willing to spout the Putin line, sign up for his wish list, break up North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, do whatever he wants to do", calling Trump Putin's " puppet ".

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Tennessee's Unemployment Rate For September 4.6 Percent

Over the year, labor officials said, jobless claims were down by 2,525, or 9.4 percent, from 26,928 in September 2015. Tennessee Labor Commissioner Burns Phillips said the largest increases occurred in healthcare/social assistance, professional/business services and trade/transportation/utilities.

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Cheeky cat interrupts Turkish TV newsreader's live broadcast and demands stroke

The presenter, announced the studio had a "surprise guest", before calmly turning to the day's newspaper headlines and getting on with the show. At that point, Mr Çelebioğlu had to call for help from a production assistant, but not before tickling the stray on the head before producers cut away.

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Apparel Prices Plunge in September, Driven by Menswear Decline

International Brent crude futures were at $52.35 a barrel at 1040GMT, up 67 cents, or 1.3 percent, and heading back towards a one-year high of $53.73 seen earlier this month. While the jump in overall inflation was also the result of last year's lower energy prices dropping out of the calculation, it suggested firming domestic demand.

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Mexican peso dances to rhythm of US election campaign

Japan's Nikkei extended gains to 1.1 per cent as the yen weakened. Asian stocks advanced in early trading on Thursday, propelled by strong USA earnings and a jump in oil prices to a 15-month high on Wednesday, ahead of the third and final US presidential debate before the November 8 election.

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World Bank Boosts 2017 Crude Oil Forecast To $55 Per Barrel

Traders said that the price dips were a result of profit taking following a rally the previous day, which saw WTI settle at a 15 month high, fuelled by a reduction in U.S. shale production. "Meanwhile, the market remains optimistic on the OPEC announcement to present supply restrictions at their coming meeting". Brent crude fell from $52.14 to $51.87 just before 8 a.m.

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Clinton has "no idea" if Russian Federation behind email hack -- So who's right?

The debate, moderated by Fox News Channel's Chris Wallace , started out substantively with Trump, the Republican nominee, and Clinton , a Democrat, drawing sharp distinctions on the direction of the Supreme Court and the economy. Clinton said Trump's "scare rhetoric is just terribly unfortunate". The big news Wednesday night was Trump's refusal to promise he will accept the election result if he loses.

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Former NSA contractor stole 'breathtaking' amount of secrets, government says

Martin III was quietly charged in August with stealing government documents, but the new filing lays out a much more expansive case against the Navy veteran. "The defendant's crimes reflect a willingness to routinely betray the trust of the nation and there is no reason to believe that, if released , the defendant will have any greater regard for any trust placed in him by the court", prosecutors Zachary Myers and David Aaron wrote in the court filing .

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'Candy Crush' to become a United States game show

According to The Verge , players will compete with big interactive boards in the proposed hourlong game show. This will apparently take an entire hour, until one team becomes the winners and takes home some kind of yet to be announced prize.

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Trump tells OH rally he will accept election results - if he wins

Trump began his speech by playing with the crowd, saying, "I will totally accept the results of this great and historic presidential election.if I win". "The problem is it does create doubt in people's minds and I worry about the 25 percent of Americans who may say, when this election's over, that it was stolen", Kasich said.

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North Korea's Intermediate-Range Missile Launch Fails

The North Korean leader is anxious about his personal security and is wary of potential explosives, poison and assassination attempts, according to the National Intelligence Service. The United States also plans to deploy the advanced Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD, missile system to South Korea in order to protect against threats from Pyongyang.

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Will The New Era Of Limited Federal Monitoring Still Protect Voter Rights?

Pinal County has mailed out more than 100,000 early ballots which also must be signed when returned before they are counted. "I don't think that's the case, honestly", he said, when asked on Fox if he believes voter fraud will be consequential on Election Day .

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Airtel offers 10GB data for Rs 259 to 4G smartphone users

Telcom operator Bharti Airtel is giving away 10 GB of 4G/3G data for Rs 259 to customers purchasing a new 4G mobile handset. In the 2016 MBiT Index Nokia reported an eightfold increase in India's 4G LTE device ecosystem for 2015, while other statistics show that access to news, video content, gaming and social media accounts for 60 percent of India's total mobile data traffic - and it is rising.

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APNewsBreak: Watchdog says EPA delayed Flint emergency order

The watchdog's report concludes that the agency "needs to clarify for its employees how its emergency authority can and should be used to intervene in a public health threat". The official, Susan Hedman, denied wrongdoing, but said she was leaving to avoid becoming a distraction. The report calls that interpretation incorrect and says that under federal law, when state actions are deemed insufficient, "the EPA can and should proceed with an (emergency) order" aimed at "protecting the ...

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TrimTabs Asset Management LLC Sold shares of Xilinx Inc. (XLNX)

Xilinx Inc .'s P/E stands at 23.41, while the P/S is at 5.66 and earnings per share this year of -12.70%. Xilinx Inc . has a 52-week low of $40.44 and a 52-week high of $55.49. First Eagle Investment Management LLC now owns 12,145,640 shares of the programmable devices maker's stock worth $560,278,000 after buying an additional 1,556,452 shares during the period.

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Debate Recap: Trump Threatens To Jail Clinton If Elected

Given the ideal opening when moderator Anderson Cooper bored in on recent revelations about Trump's predatory comments about women, Clinton struck first, and it was clear she was ready. "When they came together but didn't shake hands you knew you were in for a long evening", she said. "And those three have now lined up because of our weak foreign policy".

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Past Quarters Surprise Report for Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

The company has a market cap of $3.55B and now has 87.16M shares outstanding. Analysts at Jefferies Group reiterated a Sell rating on shares of Chesapeake Energy Corp. stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 20th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $6.07 per share, for a total transaction of $2,124,500.00.

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Ryan releases first general election campaign ad

The poll's findings showed the extent to which Trump , with his hardline positions on immigration and trade, has triumphed among the party's supporters over Ryan , with his vision of a pluralist conservative party that focuses on cutting taxes and spending.

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Halliburton Posts Earnings Surprise

For the prior quarter revenue for the stock hit $4.2B, with EPS at $0.07. On Thursday, May 19 the stock rating was maintained by Argus Research with "Buy". The shares were sold at an average price of $47.00, for a total transaction of $1,336,633.00. The Company ended its last session at $49.07 by Surging 4.25%.

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Markets Right Now: Stocks open slightly higher

USA stocks declined modestly in a choppy session on Thursday as investors digested the latest round of earnings, with telecoms suffering a sharp drop in the wake of results from Verizon Communications. Manhattan Associates tumbled 10.4% after the business software company reported weak quarterly sales and cut its revenue outlook. The sector was dragged down by tobacco company Reynolds American, which fell 4 per cent as its results missed estimates.

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Northstar Asset Management Group Inc.'s (NSAM): Stock's Buyers and Sellers Recap

The consensus recommendation , according to Zacks Investment research, is 1.5. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell). The volume of 2.65 Million shares climbed up over an trading activity of 1.7 Million shares. Equities analysts anticipate that NorthStar Asset Management Group Inc.

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Scotland could control its own migration after Brexit, says Scots minister

First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon insisted in a keynote speech at the annual conference of Scottish National Party (SNP) in Glasgow on Saturday that a hard Brexit would amount to the British government's breach of its promises during the last Scottish referendum and that such departure from the European Union would lead to a second independence vote , The Guardian reported.


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