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Melania Trump Responds To Illegal Immigration Rumors After Nude Photos Raise Questions

Campaign spokeswoman Hope Hicks told Politico that "Melania followed all applicable laws and is now a proud citizen of the United States". If it turns out to be true, Melania's misrepresentation of her legal status in the past could be a hard blow to husband Donald Trump's campaign for president as illegal immigration is an important part of his platform.

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Donald Trump finally backs USA house speaker Paul Ryan

Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Robin Vos offered a blunt message ahead of the presidential nominee's arrival. "We will have disagreements", Trump said just days after refusing to endorse the Wisconsin Republican. He conceded Friday he was wrong to claim repeatedly in recent days that he saw a video of a USA cash payment going to Iran. Specifically, they contended that Clinton was responsible for negotiations that led to a $400 million USA payment to Iran earlier in the year.

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Doctor's advice after AP's Rio study: Don't put your head under water

Valerie Harwood, a University of South Florida integrative biology professor, has some advice for travelers to Rio: "Don't put your head underwater". "You just would not see this". The Ipanema and Copacabana beaches, which will be visited by thousands during the event, were mentioned. Those standards state that beaches are considered unfit if tests turn up more than 2,500 fecal coliforms per 100 milliliters.

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Trump Calls Clinton a "Monster", Suggests She Is "Brainwashed"

Clinton understands that climate change is real, is caused by human activity and is one of the great environmental crises facing our planet. "But you also have to plan for if he doesn't do well". Clinton said she took "seriously" the problems she has had winning voters' trust. "And I have said during the interview and in many other occasions over the past months that what I told the Federal Bureau of Investigation, which he said was truthful, is consistent with what I said publicly".

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Hillary accepts historic nomination, slams Trump vision

Mr Trump's earlier comments sparked immediate outrage on social media, including from Republicans , who criticised him both for attacking a mourning mother and because many considered them racist and anti-Muslim. The poll has a credibility interval of 4 percentage points. On Wednesday night, Mr Obama told the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia that he struggled to see the America that Donald Trump often described on the campaign trail.

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One killed in firefighting over Emirates plane crash-landing

Dubai airport said Thursday the operations are "far from back to normal" as dozens of flights have been cancelled or delayed after Wednesday's plane crash-landing. The airline confirmed that everyone on board was safe and accounted for. "All passengers and crew were evacuated safely due to the quick response of the teams at Emirates and Dubai International Airport ".

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Tesla makes best of perplexing SolarCity deal

Tesla and SolarCity expect to save $150 million in costs in the first full year after the deal closes as the combination would improve manufacturing efficiencies and reduce customer acquisition costs. His cousins Lyndon R. Rive and Peter J. Rive are SolarCity's chief executive and chief technology officer, respectively. SolarCity stockholders would receive 0.110 Tesla common shares for every share held, the companies said on Monday.

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Steady hiring is now benefiting a broader group of Americans

However, more top Wall Street banks now expect the Federal Reserve to raise US interest rates in 2016 after Friday's jobs report, a Reuters poll conducted on Friday showed. "Claims remain low, albeit not quite as low as they were a couple of weeks ago, but those lower readings likely reflected seasonal adjustment issues relating to annual plant shutdowns in the auto industry", according to Jim O'Sullivan, chief United States economist at High Frequency Economics.

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Theresa May delays China-France nuclear plant at Hinkley Point

The US$24 billion deal, with France's EDF as producer of two nuclear reactors and China's General Nuclear Power Corp as principle investor, has been put on hold, despite Britain having abandoned coal as a source of electricity production.

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Zika Virus California Spread: More Babies Born With Microcephaly In State

In fact, of the 422 Zika cases in Florida overall, 55 involve pregnant women. Frieden said he came to Miami to see how the state was responding to the first outbreak of locally transmitted Zika in the U.S. He said the state investigation yielded no evidence of transmission in that corner. The mosquitoes that spread Zika, he explained, are limited to certain regions in the United States .

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Automotive tech firm Mobileye will end its partnership with Tesla

Israel-based technology firm Mobileye and Tesla Motors Inc. will end their collaboration on developing the Autopilot self-driving technology. Mobileye shares fell 7.9% to $45.41 in New York Stock Exchange trading on Tuesday. According to CNET , Mobileye's comments were pretty critical. Last week Musk unveiled an ambitious plan to expand the company into electric trucks and buses, auto sharing and solar energy systems.

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Oil gains, but trades near 4-month lows

Crude nearly immediately bounced back, however, hitting new session highs as traders focused on a larger-than-expected 3.3 million barrel drawdown in gasoline inventories and a 1.1 million barrel fall in crude inventories at Cushing, Okla., the delivery point for Nymex futures, analysts said.

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Durant leads U.S. to 119-62 rout of China in Olympic opener

Kevin Durant finished the game with 25 points for Team USA, and Yi Jianlian finished with 25 points for Team China. The new Warriors star scored 30 points four years ago in the gold-medal game, when the Americans held off Spain for the championship.

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Time Warner (TWX) Earnings Results Mixed; Beats on EPS, Light on Revenues

Additional channels have not been confirmed, but a report from The Wall Street Journal indicates that Fox, ABC, ESPN, FX, and the Disney Channel are in negotiations with Hulu . Time Warner's deal with Hulu comes nearly a month after Comcast said that it's adding Netflix to its X1 set-top boxes, another move from a traditional media titan collaborating with a streaming media site.

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Will Aetna, Cigna's Divestitures Be Enough for The Department of Justice?

The U.S. Justice Department is challenging the merger on the grounds that it would result in an anti-competitive environment in many healthcare markets. The Obamacare exchanges continue to grow every year, " creating major business opportunities for insurers who serve this market well", said Marjorie Connolly, the department's press secretary.

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The world's last VCR will be manufactured this month

Despite falling sales, the company still shipped 750,000 units previous year, mainly to China, according to Japan's Nikkei newspaper. A Gallup poll several years ago found that 58 percent of Americans still had one in their home. The tapes were bigger than a novel - another endangered species - and could only hold a few hours of content, so it was natural that they would be superseded by something more convenient.

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Oracle to acquire NetSuite in mega

The company expects the deal to add to its adjusted earnings in the first full fiscal year after it closes. NetSuite , founded in 1998, pioneered cloud computing by creating the first company dedicated to providing business applications over the internet, Oracle said.

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Ryan: Primary foe is an 'interloper' backed by scammers

Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester) wrote in a column Friday morning on the website Right Wisconsin that he was "heartbroken" to see Trump praising Nehlen and withholding support from Ryan. After pointedly declining to do so earlier this week and being drubbed by Wisconsin Republicans, Trump endorsed Ryan as the Janesville Republican goes into a primary Tuesday with businessman Paul Nehlen.

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Oil traders short the market as United States crude inventories swell

Crude oil prices are showing very tentative signs of recovery after two months of decline and some forecasters believe that they are likely to stay at or above their current levels for some time to come. OPEC members are now pumping near record high levels with Saudi Arabia cutting prices in Asia due to strong competition from Iran over market share. West Texas Intermediate, the US benchmark for the price of oil, was up in parallel to Brent to open at $39.72 per barrel.

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Odisha politicians hope GST will bring tax reforms

The rating agency said the short-term credit implications of GST for the sovereign will be "limited", but in medium term it is likely to have a "positive" impact on the economy and government revenues. "According to HSBC estimates, the reform will add 0.8 percentage points to the country's growth within three to five years", it said. "I am sure once GST is rolled out, doing business in India would be easier".

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Do Critics Have it Out for DC Movies?

There have been news of bad reviews regarding "Suicide Squad" during its world premiere. "There were so many scenes that got cut from the movie, I couldn't even start", says Leto. Take it from someone who knows this industry as well as anyone. Hopeful fans flocked to theaters this weekend to see the film, which made around 145 million on opening night, but left with faces of disappointment at the messy plot structure, static characters, and impersonal performances by the cast .

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Tesla Confirms Model Y Compact SUV And A Minibus Too!

Other Hedge Funds, Including, Shelton Capital Management reduced its stake in TSLA by selling 100 shares or 0.77% in the most recent quarter. This amount included $1.7 billion it received from a public offering in May of that year as well as a credit line of $678 million.

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Intact insurance company's Q2 profit shrivels in heat of Alberta wildfires

The wildfires caused mass evacuations and forced the oilpatch to shut down production of more than a million barrels per day of oil in May. Statistics Canada said the wildfires were the main contributor to the 6.4% drop in the overall natural resources sector and the 2.8% decline in the output of all goods-producing industries.

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Start-Ups Flag Taxation, Compliance Issues; Government To Consider

Some of the prominent names which were to be part of the meeting are Paytm's vice-president Shivanshu Gupta, Anand Subramanian, senior director, marketing communications at Ola, Suraj Saharan co-founder of Delhivery, online beauty retailer Nykaa.com's Sachin Parakh, Shashank ND, co-ounder of Practo, Abhiraj Bhal, co-founder of UrbanClap, Anu Acharya, CEO of Mapmygenome, and Rivi Varghese, CEO and co-founder of CustomerXPs.

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) , Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACHN)

In the latest quarter, Opdivo sales soared to $840 million from $122 million a year earlier. Post opening the session at $92.58, the shares hit an intraday low of $92.27 and an intraday high of $94.05 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day.

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Husky Energy knew of pipeline problems 14 hours before it notified officials

Husky's incident report, released by the Saskatchewan government, said the leak started on July 20 at 8 p.m. CST (0200 GMT) in the western province. "Maybe instead of increasing pipelines all over the place, we ought to be putting more effort into getting at our stationary needs for power onto other types of power sources and fossil fuels", said David Schindler, a former professor of ecology at the University of Alberta.

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Metro Hinesville unemployment jumps to 6 percent

Economists polled by MarketWatch had forecast initial jobless claims to total a seasonally adjusted 260,000 in the week stretching from July 17 to July 23. Hiring almost came to a halt in May, when employers added just 11,000 jobs. Trade is expected to have been a drag on GDP growth after making a modest contribution in the first quarter.

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Tesla reaches US$2.6b deal to buy SolarCity

The merger will integrate the companies products and provide customers with a simple one-stop solar and storage experience, which they claim is one installation, one service contract, one phone app. The deal includes a "go-shop" provision that will allow SolarCity , which had market value of $2.62 billion as of Friday close, to solicit offers from other buyers through September 14.

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FAA approves Moon Express's MX-1E spacecraft to land on moon

The Federal Aviation Administration announced its approval Wednesday, following consultations with the White House, State Department and the U.S. space agency NASA. The space startup, with a home base in Cape Canaveral, was co-founded in 2010 by billionaire entrepreneur Dr. The US policy has recently provided authorization to Moon Express .

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Archer Daniels Midland Misses Views But Sees Improving Market

Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Archer Daniels Midland Company . 11/04/2015 - Archer-Daniels-Midland Company had its "neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at Buckingham Research. The company has market capitalization of $25.99B. The stock's 50 day moving average price is $42.88 and its 200 day moving average price is $38.63. Archer-Daniels-Midland Co.

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India's factory growth in July at its fastest in four months

India's Sensex lost 0.2 percent to 27,992.22 and the Shanghai Composite Index dropped 0.9 percent to 2,953.39. The overall reading moved into negative territory late a year ago, due in large part to an increase in the value of the USA dollar relative to other currencies, making export goods more expensive overseas.

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Prince Albert eases emergency water restrictions after oil spill on river

Duane McKay, Saskatchewan's commissioner of emergency management, said a planning group has been established to come up with options to supply affected communities with water into winter. Ferris said the line to the Little Red should be adequate to supply Prince Albert in the event that the city's reservoirs run dry and the line to the South Saskatchewan River can not be brought on line in time.

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Anton Yelchin's Parents Give Heartbreaking Press Conference, File Wrongful Death Lawsuit

At the time of Yelchin's death, Fiat Chrysler extended its "most honest condolences" to his family and friends, according to a statement emailed to the Detroit Free Press . The Russian-born actor died instantly when his 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee pinned him against a concrete mailbox at his house in Los Angeles on June 19, according to police.

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Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks August 11-12

This could result in double the usual rate of meteors , and a spectacular rate of 200 meteors per hour under flawless conditions, according to the statement. If clear skies are predicted, you're good to go! Keep in mind to give your eyes at least 20 minutes to adjust to the dark. Pick a patch of sky, lie back and wait.

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Pound falls, stocks rise as BoE cuts rates

In the event, it announced a series of steps, including new bond-buying, purchases of corporate debt and a targeted lending programme, or Term Funding Scheme (TFS), reminiscent of that run by the European Central Bank. The British pound was down sharply on Friday, slumping to its lowest level in a month after the Bank of England announced a fresh round of stimulus measures meant to mitigate the effect of the UK's decision to leave the European Union.


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