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There's a major problem with the internet that's preventing websites from loading

The attack was orchestrated by using malware to infect and influence devices such as televisions, coffeemakers, routers, webcams and other devices connected to the internet. Dyn, which hosts domain name systems, announced today that it faced a massive cyberattack that caused problems for several websites, including some big names.

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Earnings Predictions For Inphi Corporation (NYSE:IPHI) Records Standard Deviation Of $0

As actual numbers are released for investors reference available, analysts tend to revise earlier released projections for different periods. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Wintrust Financial Corp. BlackRock Fund Advisors boosted its position in Wintrust Financial Corp.by 8.3% in the second quarter. Communications Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:CNSL) will release its third quarter 2016 financial results before the market opens on November 3, 2016.

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Sold shares of Mattel Inc. (MAT)

Over the same time span, the stock marked US$34.76 as its best level and the lowest price reached was US$22.63. The company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 46.20 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.68. That is compared with the $0.63 in earnings per share it reported during the same period past year. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink .

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Umphrey's McGee & Los Lobos Place Cover Song Bet On Cubs Vs. Dodgers

So hot, in fact, that those hoping to see the team end its 108-year World Series drought are breaking the conventional wisdom of the ticket market. The Cubs grabbed Baez with the ninth overall pick in the 2011 amateur draft. Shaking off his previous playoff struggles, the three-time Cy Young Award victor is 2-0 with a 3.72 ERA in three starts and one relief appearance this postseason.

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Reynolds American Shares Surge 23% on British American Takeover Offer

Although smoking in the United States is declining, it remains "the largest global profit pool" outside of China, BAT said in a statement Friday. Reynolds, based in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, acknowledged receipt of the unsolicited offer, which a different source said was decided on last night.

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Unemployment rates rose in 3 of 8 US swing states last month

Louisiana's nonfarm employment fell by 14,400 jobs for the 12 months ending in September, as the state lost ground in eight of 11 economic sectors, with the biggest hit once again to the oil and gas industry. The state gained 276,300 jobs since past year, representing at 3.4 percent. In August 2015 the rate stood at 4.5 percent. But it did so powered by the substantial increase in the local labor force, which added 400 workers over the month, and more impressively, added 1,600 workers over the ...

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Powder found at Clinton staff office deemed harmless, spokesman says

Odd news appeared to be emerging on Saturday morning, with the New York Post reporting that Clinton's Downtown Brooklyn campaign headquarters was evacuated over a purported chemical scare . "Our office remained open throughout this period and will remain open without interruption", Caplin said. An NYPD spokesman said police were still investigating the precise nature of the substance, as well as the identity of the sender.

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Trump suggests he might challenge election results

It is an act of respect for the will of the American people, a respect that is every American leader's first responsibility". He then went into issues like abortion and gun control, particularly pushing Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton on policy positions that do not resonate with large swaths of the electorate.

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UK Airport Expansion Decision Due Next Week

Prime Minister Theresa May said last week the government would "shortly announce" their verdict on whether Heathrow or Gatwick would be granted room to expand. We also have the support of business, unions and over 30 airports in the UK. As a result, Holland-Kaye said: "It makes it far more deliverable". While he said the imminent decision was the key moment, he promised that Heathrow would "keep on listening" to communities while drawing up plans.

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BAT Makes $47B Bid for 100% RAI Ownership

The North Carolina-based company says that its board of directors will evaluate the offer and respond accordingly. The company noted that the USA securities law required BAT to announce its merger proposal promptly after it was made to the Board of Reynolds.

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United Kingdom sends warships to watch Russian aircraft carrier

The Norwegian military on Wednesday released pictures taken by surveillance aircraft of the fleet, which includes the aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov and the Pyotr Velikiy battle cruiser, sailing in global waters. The Naval destroyers are following the flotilla, including an aircraft carrier, which is due to near the coast of Ramsgate and Dover at around 10.30am.

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Maharashtra Chief Minister Intervenes To Resolve Karan Johar's 'Mushkil'

After the meeting, Thackeray said, "I am told that all the three demands of MNS have been accepted by the producers". "The Film Producers Guild of India has agreed to give us in writing that no Pakistani artists including actors, singers, technicians will be employed in India films", the MNS chief said.

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Rahn Associates adds Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) to its portfolio

Microsoft's revenue for Q1, 2017 included revenue of $22.3 billion and earnings per share of $0.76. Revenue for the same quarter is predicted to arrive at $22.15B. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. On Wednesday, August 10 the insider Nadella Satya sold $8.29M. Microsoft Corporation , a technology company, develops, licenses, and supports software products, services, and devices worldwide.

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AT&T buying HBO and CNN owner Time Warner for $85.4 billion

AT&T's growth strategy also entails the need to evolve its main business lines - providing Internet and wireless services. AT&T's interest in buying Time Warner , which owns HBO , Warner Bros ., CNN and TNT , first surfaced Thursday in a Bloomberg report .

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What are analysts Suggestions on: Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE:DO)

The company reported the earnings of $0.16/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.03/share. Diamond Offshore Drilling had a negative net margin of 30.20% and a positive return on equity of 9.12%. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC increased its stake in Diamond Offshore Drilling by 105.5% in the first quarter. When the stock is trading above the moving average, the moving average might offer a level of support.

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Donald Trump vows to sue sexual assault accusers after election

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Saturday announced plans for his first 100 days in office if elected president which included steps like declaring China a currency manipulator, cancelling payments to United Nations for combating climate change and renegotiating NAFTA.

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Govt seeks report from banks, asks citizens 'not to panic'

National Payments Corporation of India (NCPI), the umbrella organization for the nation's retail IT systems, said customers at 19 banks were affected. Banks will either ask customers to either replace or change the security codes of the debit cards. Indian banks scrambled Friday to contain the damage after finding that more than 3.2 million debit cards may have been hacked.

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Cubs close, but Sarge knows what can happen in a hurry

He also knows that even if the Cubs do survive this series against the Los Angeles Dodgers and reach the World Series, it might just delay the agony of the fans of a team that hasn't won the World Series since 1908. Now they have MLB's best record and a powerful lineup of pitching and hitting. Here, then, are some Cubs fans who are better known for what they do for a living than who they root for.

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AT&T to buy Time Warner for more than $80 billion

For Time Warner , the union with AT&T comes 16 years after the company's fortunes were badly damaged in the ill-timed merger with AOL at the apex of the first wave of dot-com mania, and some 26 years after the merger of Time Inc. Media industry veteran Peter Chermin runs an online video joint venture with AT&T , and he says , "There's a lot that's attractive about Time Warner; I think they're both great companies", though he also reports that he did not know anything about this ...

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Clinton TV ad hits Trump hard; he promises an all-out effort

Trump spoke first and set the room on edge with bitter jabs, drawing boos with his label of Clinton, a former secretary of state, as "corrupt". Trump promised to institute a hiring freeze on federal workers and to label China as a currency manipulator, but he first seized on the chance to once again try to discredit his accusers.

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Clinton: Trump Keeping Voters 'In Suspense' Sounds Like Another Country

A refusal by Mr Trump to accept the election results would not only upend a basic tenet of American democracy, but also force Mrs Clinton to create a new playbook for handling the transfer of power. As the now-famous red-sweater wearing audience member Ken Bone said on " Jimmy Kimmel Live ", attending the second presidential debate felt like watching parents fight.

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CA Attorney General launches criminal investigation into Wells Fargo

Senate, has joined the growing list of public officials and agencies investigating the bank in connection with the accounts scandal. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., the senators asked if Stumpf will receive any other retirement-related payments, and whether the Board has "properly addressed" whether newly appointed Wells CEO Tim Sloan, the bank's former president and chief operating officer, "knew about or played any role in the scandal".

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Obama attacks Rubio, Trump at Florida rally

After a more formal speech at Miami Dade College dedicated to defending the Affordable Care Act , Obama took off his jacket, rolled up his sleeves and concentrated on attacking Republican candidates Donald Trump and Marco Rubio while emphasizing how electing Hillary Clinton and Patrick Murphy will give continuity to his policies.

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Passwords compromised in majority of debit card fraud transactions

The NCPI has alerted banks that 3.2 million cards were affected. Complaints of fraudulent withdrawals have come from 641 customers and the total amount involved is Rs 1.3 crore as reported by various affected banks, NPCI said in a statement.

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Here's what Hillary Clinton's child tax credit plan looks like

To pay for these and other domestic policy initiatives, she's proposed a 4% surtax on adjusted gross income (AGI) in excess of $5 million , a new minimum tax on filers with AGI in excess of $1 million, and a 28% cap on the tax benefits from certain deductions and exclusions.

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Twitter, Spotify, other top websites shut in DDOS attack

About two hours later, Dyn said "services have been restored to normal". Users in Europe and Asia appear not to have been affected by the problem. Since the attacks usually don't harm the consumer electronics companies that build the devices, or the consumers that unwittingly use them, companies have little incentive to boost security, Cottrell said.

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United Nations appoints Wonder Woman as honorary ambassador amid outcry

In collaboration with the U.N., DC and Warner Bros. will use multiple media platforms to spread awareness about the challenge and the steps both men and women can take to support a more just world that lives up to the ideals of Wonder Woman .

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BAT to buy rest of Reynolds American

Due to United States securities laws, BAT was required to announce its proposal promptly after it was made to Reynolds management, and had therefore been unable to have prior negotiations regarding the deal. Cigarette use is declining steadily across the developed world; there is a continued risk of costly litigation against the tobacco industry over health problems caused by cigarettes; and ever-more stringent anti-smoking regulations are being rolled out in developed and developing ...

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Wikileaks Publishes List of Obama's Emails

In contrast, Trump has chastised the media for allegedly "ignoring" the stolen emails in an effort to protect Clinton. Marco Rubio today denounced Russian meddling in the USA presidential election by hacking Democratic emails and releasing them though Wikileaks .

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County sees growth of workforce; unemployment rate stays low

Despite the loss of jobs for the month, Leisure and Hospitality gained 700 jobs over the previous 12 months, 600 of those in the food and beverage service sector. Vallejo was next highest at 7.3 percent followed by Fairfield at 4.8 percent; Suisun City at 4.6 percent; Dixon at 4.5 percent; Vacaville at 3.3 percent; and Benicia at 3.3 percent.

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Time Warner shares jump on AT&T bid rumour

In 2014 it also joined a joint venture with the Chernin Group creating Otter Media allowing it to invest in media businesses and work on video streaming services. The deal could still fall through or be delayed, according to The Wall Street Journal , which notes that the companies are in "advanced talks" and pegs a purchase price at a whopping $100 billion.

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Singapore central bank punishes 3 banks for roles in 1MDB misconduct

He said senior management at banks "must set the tone from the top - that profits do not come before right conduct". In the case of Falcon Bank, officials in the Singapore branch and Zurich headquarters broke money-laundering controls that include failures to detect irregularities in customer accounts and report suspicious transactions.

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East England airport decision 'next week'

London's Heathrow and Gatwick airports are the candidates for additional runway capacity in a process that is coming to a conclusion after over 20 years of debate. We should not be surprised when it comes to a decision of expanding Heathrow or Gatwick. Thus far the government has not made a decision on whether to expand the airport and build a third runway, fearing the response from numerous Conservative MP's in that area who are opposed to such plans, instead favouring the expansion of ...

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'I will totally accept the results... If I win'

Trump has repeatedly complained that the election would be rigged and that voter fraud was widespread, without offering any evidence to back up that claim. "The election is verified by secretaries of state and various other election officials". "I will look at it at the time", he said on Wednesday night.

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Mike Pence: Trump and I reserve right to challenge "questionable" election results

It is a scary situation not only for the USA but the whole world that a person with inconsistent views can become the president of the most powerful country in the world. But Trump drew some boos and jeers in the Waldorf-Astoria ballroom when he referred to Clinton being "so corrupt" and said without apparent humor that she was appearing at the event "pretending not to hate Catholics" - a line delivered during a benefit for the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of NY.


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