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Guard seeks federal aid to soldiers told to return bonuses

On the California Guard's Facebook page , several people hijacked a post about training to comment on the bonus repayments, with one man writing, "The officials who screwed over our service members need to do the right thing and pay back the money".

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Trump's D.C. hotel will get a name change

Pitched as "a multi-faceted lifestyle brand developed in response to the boom in social clubs and the "we" economy", Scion will be a hotel line targeted toward millennials, Bloomberg reports , emulating the trend set by other boutique hotel chains .

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Clinton targets Arizona, long a GOP bastion

In a nod to bipartisanship, she could nominate a Republican for her Cabinet. Trump's campaign is already planning on the former. As for the two Bush Presidents, father and son have also indicated that they will not be voting for Donald Trump.

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Branstad wants uniform, statewide minimum wage

The possibility of a statewide minimum wage comes after four Iowa counties made waves by approving minimum wage hikes. The governor said state leaders need to look at what neighboring states are doing, and what is competitive. "I have never ruled that out", Branstad said. Branstad called that a "challenge and hard for many businesses". Gov. Branstad noting that the inconsistency between minimum wages in different counties are a point of concern.

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Iraq denies Turkey taking part in Mosul operation

Yazidi provincial chief Mahma Xelil said at least 15 militants were killed in the two-hour battle in Sinjar and a number of their vehicles were destroyed, while the peshmerga suffered two wounded. The forces of the autonomous Kurdish region, whose leader has close ties with Turkey, have complained recently that the US-led coalition's air support as insufficient.

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Tour Bus Accident in California Kills 13 Returning From Casino

The bus that overturned on Interstate 15 in Corona, injuring 30 people, was returning to Orange County from the Pala Casino in northern San Diego County. One male victim remains unidentified. Meantime in Los Angeles, people gathered in Koreatown Sunday night for a vigil in memory of those killed and injured in the tour bus crash.

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What's next for AT&T megadeal? A look back at Comcast

Following its acquisition of DirecTV , AT&T is the largest pay-TV operator in the US. After taking over as chief executive officer of HBO parent Time Warner in January 2008, he got rid of nearly everything that didn't fit that video-content-plus-subscription model - Time Warner is now a bunch of cable networks (CNN, TBS, TNT, HBO, Cinemax etc.), with a production studio (Warner Brothers) that accounts for less than 20 percent of operating income.

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Euro falls a to three-month low after the European Central Bank holds rates

He added that the bank's governing council had not discussed whether to extend the 80-billion-euro-per-month ($87 billion) purchases beyond the current March 2017 deadline. Their dashboard includes 18 selected financial, real economy and inflation variables to monitor the transmission of monetary stimulus through the euro-area economy, and evaluates to what extent monthly movements in each of these categories are in line with the ECB's objectives.

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Samsung Might Stick With LG Batteries in Future

The recent issues being faced by Samsung for the reported Galaxy Note 7 battery overheating and explosion incidents have undoubtedly scarred the reputation of the South Korea-based tech giant. Apart from this, it has also been said that Samsung may just opt to totally axe its Note lineup. Its inclusion in the S8 will allow Samsung to push its security credentials once again, taking on the fingerprint scanning smarts found in the Google Pixel and iPhone 7.

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Alpha Windward buys $667756 stake in Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI)

The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$5.16 while the Mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$5.6. Other Hedge Funds, Including, Rothschild Investment Corp Il sold out all of its stake in BHI during the most recent quarter. The Company has 52-week high of $55.4 and 52-week low of $37.58. The company has Weekly Volatility of 2.04%% and Monthly Volatility of 2.21%%. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. 6.8% Potential Upside Now Implied by Piper Jaffray

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. annual Divided is 2 while it's Dividend Yield is 2.93%. TransEnterix, Inc. (NYSE:TRXC) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report issued. While looking at the Earnings Estimates of the company, The Average Earnings Estimate for the Current Fiscal quarter is measured as $2.04 by 17 analysts.

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Bank of Canada and feds renew inflation target at two per cent

The Canadian government bonds traded modestly firmer Monday as crude oil prices declined more than two percent after Iran commented that it wants exemption from any agreement by the OPEC to cut production to prop up the market. The Bank of Canada now aims to keep headline consumer prices at a level close to 2% to limit volatility in prices and help businesses and individuals plan for the future.

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McDonald's Corp. (NYSE:MCD) stock is worth $127.83

Invictus RG now owns 919 shares of the fast-food giant's stock valued at $115,000 after buying an additional 721 shares in the last quarter. Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. Investors of record on Thursday, December 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.94 per share. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 29th. McDonald's Corp.'s payout ratio is now 68.59%.

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Sad NEWS! US bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones on flights

The United States is banning Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones from all airline flights starting this Saturday . It added that Samsung had received 96 reports of batteries in Note 7 phones overheating in the United States, including 23 new reports since the September 15 recall announcement.

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Cameroon train derailment death toll hits 73

The President Paul Biya also expressed his heartfelt condolences to the families of those affected. The derailment occurred around midday Friday on the line that connects Cameroon's capital, Yaounde, to the country's largest city, Douala.

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Holgorsen: WVU didn't just start playing defense

It may be the No. 1 goal every season, but you can't get there if you don't also capture the Big 12 championship. "We went out there just ballin' and people playing lights out and giving it all they got". The Bears, Mountaineers and Sooners all still have to play one another. However, WVU faced a great QB last week in Lubbock and was able to handle him and the Texas Tech offense.

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Samsung Finally Pulls Galaxy Note 7 off the Shelves

The company was criticized for failing to formally recall the device despite the reports and for not communicating the safety concerns to customers quickly enough. A survey conducted by Branding Brand reveals some of the intentions that Galaxy Note 7 owners have once they return their phones. If buyers feel like they can still trust Samsung the extra $100 is more appealing, but Samsung really has no alternative to the Note 7 at this point and buyers would likely end up going with ...

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Analyzing Analyst Recommendations: Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR), Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT)

American Century Companies Inc. purchased a new stake in Danaher Corp . during the second quarter valued at $88,276,000. Green Valley Investors LLC purchased a new stake in Danaher Corp . The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 28th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 28th.

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London City Airport evacuated after 'chemical incident' reported

There have been no arrests and enquiries continue". London City Airport was evacuated Friday after a suspected "chemical incident". The airport re-opened later in the day. We saw some fire crew going inside to do a sweep. He said: "At this stage we haven't been alerted to anything sinister". "Don't feel too great". This news story is related to Latest/158884-Hundreds-evacuated-at-London-City-airport/ - breaking news, latest news, pakistan ne.

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Protesters Block North Dakota Highway 1806

The move is significant because the company building the 1,100-mile (1,886-kilometer) oil pipeline, Dallas-based Energy Transfer Partners LP, has bought tracts of land and relied on eminent domain to clear a route for the line across four states from North Dakota to IL.

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Turkey PM: Our artillery helping Kurdish fighters in Iraq -CNN Turk

Bashiqa is close to a military base where Turkish troops are training Sunni Muslim fighters, both Arabs and Kurds. Many in Baghdad see their presence as intruding on Iraqi sovereignty. Peshmerga spokesperson Halgord Hekmet said his troops were in need of more military resources. The Iraqi military expects to breach Mosul in the next two or three days.

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Twitter Plans Hundreds More Job Cuts As Soon As This Week

Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions. The mean revenue estimate for the ongoing quarter ending Sep 16 is $606.05M by 32 analysts. They now have a Dollars 22 price target on the stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $16.76, for a total transaction of $886,838.64. Eleven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty-nine have given a hold rating, six have issued ...

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SP imbroglio festers on despite Mulayam

This great Indian political saga isn't complete without its supporting cast members, Amar Singh and Azam Khan who play key roles in the rapidly unfolding drama. "Can you win elections?" he said, snapping at Akhilesh, as per PTI . The two nearly had a scuffle when Akhilesh tried to take the microphone again. In an extensive profile of Akhilesh Yadav in The Caravan titled Everybody's Brother , Neha Dixit concludes that Akhilesh was sworn in as a puppet CM because the real power predictably ...

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Wells Fargo faces California criminal probe into possible identity theft

The Harris referenced above is California Attorney General Kamala Harris , a name familiar to those in mortgage finance for her role in setting up a separate foreclosure settlement from the rest of the country in the wake of the crisis. Other cities and states including Ohio , Chicago, California and OR have also suspended ties with Wells Fargo due to the scandal, which has led to the firing of 5,300 employees and the resignation of CEO John Stumpf .

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Lady Gaga Wears Marc Jacob After SNL Performance

The couple called off its engagement and split earlier this year (16), but Gaga and Taylor remain very close, and she tells DJ Howard Stern the actor has been very supportive of her new music. Her promotional performance was attended by the artist's parents, and "Broad City's" Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson. Speaking about the first time she played the song to her father, Gaga told me in an exclusive chat: "I looked over at him and he just looked at me like, 'How did you know that?" We ...

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One Stock Analysts Are Watching - Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG)

Other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. State Street Corp increased its stake in Cabot Oil & Gas Corp.by 1.4% in the second quarter. There were earnings of $-0.79 per share. Chazen Stephen I offloaded 9,000 shares in the company at a per-share price of $73.11 and ended up generating $657,990 in proceeds.

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CommBank, Wells Fargo claim banking 'world first' blockchain trade transaction

The Commonwealth Bank and Wells Fargo have tested blockchain technology on a real-life worldwide cotton trade in what they are touting as the world's first global transaction between independent banks facilitated by a distributed ledger. Blockchain is a web-based transaction-processing and settlement system whose efficiency banks say could slash costs. To make this deal happen, CBA sent two staff members to the U.S.

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Analyst Recommended Stock: Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH)

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Overweight rating was given by 3 analysts and Underweight rating was given by 1 analysts. Analyst forecasts, earnings estimates and price target projections are issued to help their clients make money through stock investments.

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Trump urges supporters to vote in GOP Congress

If Mrs Clinton wins, Democrats would need a net gain of four Senate seats to retake the majority. "We're not taking anything for granted", campaign manager Robby Mook told "Fox News Sunday", repeating a familiar line from Clinton aides and surrogates.

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Driver in fatal bus crash sued in other wrecks

The bus driver was killed, and the truck driver received minor injuries. Of the eight who were still known to be hospitalized, four remained in critical condition Monday, hospital officials said. A call to the company was not immediately returned. The crashed bus had taken gamblers on a junket to the Red Earth Casino, at Salton City, about 262 km east of Los Angeles.

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MI moves to No. 2 behind Alabama in AP poll

The Ohio State Buckeyes took a trip to Happy Valley to play Penn St.in the famous White Out. The Nittany Lions entered the rankings at No. 24. "Those two veterans have been in the trenches like that before, so it didn't really faze them", Penn State safety Marcus Allen said.

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Election law doesn't care if Trump (or Clinton) ever concede

Augustine, telling supporters: "I am your voice". Further, the polls said more than half - 59 pct - reject Trump's claim that the election was rigged against him and 65 pct disapprove of his comments that he may not accept the results of the November 8 election.

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AT&T Acquires Time Warner in Media Mega

It's now official as America's AT&T has finally agreed to take over Time Warner , HBO and CNN owner, in a reported deal that could total a massive $85.4 billion. "We need a telecommunications market where pay-TV gatekeepers don't favour their own content providers", Markey said. In July 2014, Fox tabled an $80 billion offer for the company that was rebuffed and ultimately withdrawn a month later.

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Death toll in Cameroon train derailment rises to 55

A derailed train is seen in Eseka, Cameroon, Oct. 21, 2016. "The work to clear the wreckage is continuing", Communications Minister Issa Tchiroma Bakary told Reuters on Saturday. Forty-five-year-old Mustapha Abbo arrived at the mortuary of the Yaounde general hospital in search of the body of his younger sister who died in last Friday's train crash in Esseka, 120 kilometers west of the capital, Yaounde.

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California soldiers told to repay enlistment bonuses, report says

Martin said that "bad actors" working for the Guard misled soldiers with outsized bonuses, according to the AP. Warren Finch is a retired U.S. Army chief warrant officer who also served in the National Guard. "They can't erase the things I have done or seen, or erase my injuries". The problem of improper use of military troop-level incentives isn't limited to California - but the state has emerged as a focal point because of two factors: the large size of its Guard force, and a history of ...


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