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Attempting To Woo Latino Voters, Marco Rubio Gets Booed At Orlando Festival

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton warned her supporters on Tuesday against complacency as opinion polls show her holding a clear lead over Republican rival Donald Trump with two weeks left until the November 8 election.

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YouTube is rising star in Google's success

Porat said the shift of Google's search business to mobile platforms from desktop will continue to pressure gross margins. After hours, Alphabet shares rose $10.15 to $805.50. It has been about a year since the California internet titan revamped its corporate structure, making the Google internet operations a division of Alphabet and putting units such as autonomous cars and internet service balloons in an " other bets " category.

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Twitter to cut 9% of workforce

The stock lost 25 percent of its value so far this year through Wednesday, compared with a 12 percent increase in the Russell 1000 Technology Index. Since then, Dorsey has drawn criticism from some analysts for splitting his time between Twitter and Square. Twitter estimates that it will incur approximately $10m to $20m of cash expenditures as a result of the workforce restructuring, substantially all of which are severance costs, and $5m to $10m of non-cash expenditures, consisting ...

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Oil Prices Fall As Iraq Goes Rogue, Refuses To Scale Back Production

The country produced more than 4.7 million barrels a day in September, and Iraq's output could rise. "EIA crude inventory figures will be closely watched tonight". On the demand side, Japan's crude imports fell 4.6 percent in September from the same month a year earlier, to 3.27 million bpd, the Ministry of Finance said on Monday.

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United Kingdom economy resists Brexit for now

He went on to say that the Bank of England might deserve credit for bolstering the economy in the months after the referendum, but that today's results pour cold water on the chances of a further rate cut next month. While the governor Mark Carney has said another loosening was possible, accelerating inflation and stronger-than-anticipated growth may stay his hand.

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American and Southwest raises base fares by $5 each way

Washington Trust Bank now owns 2,704 shares of the airline's stock worth $105,000 after buying an additional 174 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Krilogy Financial LLC increased its position in Southwest Airlines by 45.2% in the second quarter.

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FCC Votes to Approve Online Privacy Rules

They're limited to telecommunications companies, so social networks, online retailers and the like can still go about their business as they have been, collecting our information, giving it to marketers, and using it to tailor ads. "In this regard, the FCC's order falls short of recognizing that consumers want their information protected based on the sensitivity of the information collected, not the entity collecting it", she said.

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Tesla's quarter three profit is indeed surprising

Tesla cites third quarter growth as being partially attributable to better store efficiency and the opening of new stores. Musk is the chairman of Solar City, the maker and installer of solar panels, a company founded by his cousins. Tesla's numbers were raised by $139 million in sales of California zero-emission vehicle credits. In the third quarter alone, income from ZEV credits amounted to $139 million - almost equal to what the company realized from selling those credits in all of 2014 ...

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Uber drivers not self-employed entitling them to minimum wage

GMB, the union that brought the test case against Uber, has signalled it intends to go after other firms that have nominally self-employed contractors who may actually legally qualify as employees. Will Deliveroo follow the Uber ruling? The decision could turn Uber's business model on its head in the United Kingdom, as all of its British drivers-around 40,000-could now apply for basic employment rights such as holiday pay and paid breaks.

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Time Warner Inc. (TWX) Price Target Cut to $81.00

The licenses themselves say they can not be transferred without permission of the FCC. "When you pay for your cable bill every month, the cable company takes your check and basically divvies it up amongst all the different networks - so we're underwriting the material which we find offensive".

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Illinois health law choices shrinking with insurer exits

Pennsylvania had a relatively robust health insurance market a year ago, with Affordable Care Act consumers in all but one of Pennsylvania's 67 counties having at least three insurers from which to choose. The fundamental problem is not enough healthy people have signed up to pay for the sick, and not enough healthy people have signed up because the insurance plans that people are being offered just simply aren't of good value.

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Republican VP candidate's plane veers off runway

As Pence's running mate, Donald Trump, later told rally guests, his VP pick was "pretty close to grave, grave danger". The Federal Aviation Administration said , "A crushable concrete runway safety technology called an Engineered Material Arresting System stopped the plane".

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Minister 'clarifies' Duterte comments, says trade ties with US to stay

Defense Secretary Ash Carter told a news conference following a meeting Southeast Asian defense chiefs in Hawaii that he personally found Duterte's comments "deeply troubling", though the matter wasn't discussed at the meeting. "With that, in this venue, your honors, in this venue, I announce my separation from the United States", Duterte continued. "America has lost." " I've realigned myself in your ideological flow , and maybe I will also go to Russian Federation to talk to Putin", he ...

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Trump's affection for Russia's Putin knows no bounds

And then, to emphasize his trolling, added the following: "correct me if I am wrong ". Hillary Clinton has been attacked by Donald Trump for "speaking very badly" of Vladimir Putin. "I think maybe the Democrats are putting that out, who knows?" Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said earlier this month the intelligence community was confident the Russian government was behind the compromise of data including the campaign emails.

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Clinton Has Big Cash Advantage in Final Days of Election

Mr Trump has called the allegations "absolutely false". As the USA gets ready to vote its next president into office, many Americans are anxious that Election Day could get intense. Meanwhile, Hillary Clinton campaigned in another important swing state, North Carolina , where she was joined by first lady Michelle Obama. In recent national polling , Clinton leads head-to-head match-ups against Trump, with the Democrat holding 47.3 percent support compared to 42.1 percent for the NY ...

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Pakistan violates ceasefire again: Indian posts targeted in Keran sector of Kupwara

Shelling by both sides in the divided and disputed Himalayan regions has been going on since gunmen killed 19 Indian soldiers in September at an army camp in Kashmir, an attack India blamed on Pakistan-based militants. Pakistan Army on Friday refuted Indian claims of killing Pakistani soldiers at the Working Boundary, calling them baseless. India accused the Pakistani diplomat of running a spy ring and Pakistan cited "deep concern" about the activities of the Indian diplomat, Reuters reported.

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Qualcomm Buys NXP Semiconductors for $47 Billion

NXP sells a lot of automotive chips - they're found in many cars' infotainment systems - but also microcontrollers, secure identification chips, network processors and radiofrequency power amplifiers. After weeks of speculation, Qualcomm and NXP officials on October 27 announced the largest deal in the chip space, surpassing the $37 billion Avago Technologies paid for Broadcom late last year and continuing a years-long consolidation trend in the processor market.

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Five beers to pair with your kid's Halloween candy

McLister. These sweets have never done it for me. We want erasers, stickers and pencils instead. Plus, a slight dip in sugar prices have helped the cost of candy slide almost half a percentage point. This is not surprising since Halloween candy is expensive. Avoid between meal candy snacking . The distance between houses was not that large and numerous houses were giving out all of my children's favorite sweets.

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Pakistan, India expulsion of diplomats should not lead to escalation

Relations between Pakistan and India, which have already been strained by ongoing tensions , hit a new low after New Delhi and Islamabad made a decision to expel officials posted in each other's diplomatic missions on charges of espionage .

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Plane fire in Chicago leaves 21 people injured

The engine of an American Airlines jet caught fire just seconds after its crew made a decision to abort their take-off on Friday. With nine crew members and 161 passengers on board, the occurrence left people extremely frightened and frantic as they were trying to grab their bags to promptly evacuate.

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Twitter Is Laying Off 9 Percent Of Employees

Twitter's decision came after it posted a net loss of $103 million for the third quarter , compared with a $132 million loss for the same period past year. But no deal materialized, with Salesforce saying Twitter was not a good fit for the group. It is also killing off Vine, a mobile video app where people share short video clips that play in a loop.

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AT&T reaches deal to acquire Time Warner

AT&T provides American customers with services such as mobile phone data, cable television and broadband internet but not the content itself - such as TV programmes or sports matches. The boards of the two companies are meeting on Saturday to approve the transaction, the people said. After the deal, Time Warner shareholders will own between 14.4 and 15.7 percent of AT&T .

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Police Arrest Protesters At North Dakota Pipeline Site01:43

Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier could not immediately confirm Goldtooth's account, saying operations were still ongoing. Amnesty International USA said Friday it is anxious about the amount of force used against the protesters near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation .

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The third runway at Heathrow has been confirmed

LABOUR MP Virendra Sharma has praised the government decision on a third runway for Heathrow and is hopeful for local job opportunities. Transport Secretary Chris Grayling will inform Parliament of the government's decision on how to expand London's airport capacity.

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Banks prepare to pull out of the United Kingdom on Brexit fears

Writing in the Observer newspaper, the chief executive of the British Bankers' Association said the uncertainty over Britain's future relationship with the European Union meant most worldwide banks were already looking at which operations they would need to move out of the UK.

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Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) Receives Hold Rating From Deutsche Bank Analysts

They now have a United States dollars 154 price target on the stock. For the reporting quarter, equity analysts expect the stock to deliver $1.66 in earnings per share (EPS). Latest analyst recommendations could offer little help to investors. The company raised and also tightened its expected earnings per share to $7.28-$7.38 for 2016.

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Badgley Phelps & Bell Inc. Reached $8331000 position of US Bancorp (USB)

Insiders at the company look pessimistic about the outlook as they seem to offload shares while they have 6.81 jumped so far this year. The current Stock Price for U.S. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Oct 20, 2016 to "Outperform", Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 48 from a previous price target of $47.Wedbush Initiated U.S.

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Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE:VRX)

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. has P/S value of 0.73 while its P/B value stands at 1.44. "Outperform View" rating was revealed by 2 and "Underperform Signal" rating was issued by 4. Stock to Overweight. Another firm also rated the stock on 15-Aug-16 where Mizuho Upgrade the stock to Neutral. These professional investors have substantial teams of analysts that investigate thousands of stocks, so it is good corroboration to see them buying a stock you're considering.

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Qualcomm to buy NXP Semiconductors for $47 billion

Qualcomm Inc .'s agreement to pay $39 billion for the world's largest developer of chips for automobiles represents a huge bet on cars becoming the next smartphone - a way to roll together communications and services once handled by dozens of other devices.

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UK GDP shrugs off Brexit as it grows 0.5%

As in the first quarter, it was consumer spending that drove growth higher. Chancellor Philip Hammond said the results show the British economy's "resilience". The new investment in manufacturing came as the ONS data showed how reliant Britain has become on its services sector, which grew by 0.8% from the April-June period.

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Hands-on: The MacBook Pro's innovative Touch Bar will grab you

AppleAAPL -0.96 % unveiled pretty new MacBook Pros with touchscreen bars at its MacBook event today and a new TV app that will make the Apple TV more user friendly . Compressor 4.3 also gets a new dark look to match both the MacBook Pro X and Motion and enhancements to iTunes Store Package creation, among other changes.

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OPEC Is at 'Hardest' Stage in Its History, Chief Barkindo Says

But the rebound was limited by doubts about whether the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), which meets November 30 in Vienna, will succeed in its planned production cut. That would be harder to achieve if Iraq, which is OPEC's second-biggest producer after Saudi Arabia, didn't participate. OPEC also made a decision to establish a technical committee to identify the production volume of individual member countries.

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First lady campaigns with former first lady Clinton

Clinton and Priorities USA, the Super PAC that supports her, have spent $360 million on all types of advertising since the beginning of the campaign, said the new reports , which covered spending through October 19. Trump may speak in a thick United States accent, but the 30-second ad is the Republican nominee's latest attempt to win votes among Indian Americans ahead of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights which falls on the weekend.

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Early October fundraising gives Clinton leg up for final days of election

Trump did not begin television advertising until late into the summer - ceding the airwaves to Clinton until the nominating conventions wrapped - and still maintains a skeletal staff compared to the Clinton behemoth in Brooklyn. It's been a struggle to convince Trump to contribute more, though, and one source says there were a number of previous instances where Trump appeared poised to offer a cash influx but ultimately didn't write the check - much to the frustration of his allies.

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Tesla Posts Second Profitable Quarter Ever--5th Update

For Musk, this quarter's results are about more than bragging rights. This is Tesla's second quarterly profit in its history as a public company. Tesla revealed that it generated net income of $21.9M in quarter profits on record revenue of $2.3 billion.


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