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24 injured in American Airlines engine fire

The aircraft, registration N345AN, was operating a flight to Miami but aborted takeoff and stopped on the runway. Several people were injured, the severity of those injuries is not clear at this time, according to local news channel ABC7.

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'Dump all those emails': Latest WikiLeaks tranche reveals #Podesta advice

The latest tranche consists of nearly 2,500 emails, bringing the number released so far to nearly 42,000. The reference to "Lanny" is believed to be Lanny Davis, a longtime Clinton ally, who served as President Bill Clinton's special counsel.

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Clinton camp assails FBI director, presses for details

Silver wrote that while Trump might be picking up undecided voters and third-party voters, Clinton's support base isn't losing. In Ft. Lauderdale, a young man who yelled, "She's a liar" was escorted out of the rally. "I won't criticize nor defend" what Comey has communicated in public about the investigation, Earnst said. The poll found that Trump has an 18 point edge among political independents, " significantly higher than Republicans have held in recent elections ", according to the ...

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As Oil Hovers Around $50, What Will Shale Producers Do Next?

OPEC agreed in Algiers last month to trim output to a range of 32.5 million to 33 million barrels a day and is due to finalise the deal at its November 30 summit in Vienna . OPEC production is likely to set another record high in October at 33.82 million bpd from a revised 33.69 million bpd in September, according to a Reuters survey on Monday.

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Stocks Roundup: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), Coach Inc (NYSE:COH)

F quarterly performance is -3.09% while firm's price to sale ratio is 0.30 and price to book ratio is 1.48. (NYSE:ARE) reported a key measure of profitability in its third quarter. Seaport Global Securities now has a "Buy" rating and a $20.00 target price on the stock. Valley National Advisers Inc. now owns 11,363 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock worth $143,000 after buying an additional 86 shares during the last quarter.

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Wet start of rainy season respite in California drought

Participants will have access to water-related data sets through the state of California's open data portal and the National Water Quality Monitoring Council. The state report highlighted water use in some cities throughout Southern California. It's just a slight improvement over the 17 percent conservation rate in August, but well below the 26 percent savings in September of past year.

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OPEC meets non-OPEC nations for oil talks, Russia still on board

Prices began falling again as more OPEC members said they were unwilling or unable to cut production, casting doubt on what the group will do when it meets on November 30 in Vienna . There is still the possibility that non-OPEC countries will come to an agreement before OPEC's ministers meet on November 30. Oil prices received a very brief push Wednesday morning after the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) said crude stockpiles declined unexpectedly in the latest week.

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Hillary Clinton Campaign accuses FBI Director of double standard

The FBI did not describe the nature of the emails. "I wouldn't attack him", Rendell said of Comey Tuesday. FBI Director James Comey and Attorney General Loretta Lynch speak to the media at the Justice Department in Washington on November 19, 2015.

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Inflation 'set to soar to 4% by late 2017'

The thinktank warned that the 0.5% reversal in real household disposable incomes in 2017 would hurt the wider economy, pushing down GDP growth to 1.4% from the 2% the United Kingdom is expected to enjoy this year. It said that reflected the UK's unexpected 0.5% growth in the third quarter of this year. However, the outlook remains one of a slowing economy, NIESR's head of macroeconomic modelling and forecasting Simon Kirby said.

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Gannett Ends Acquisition Attempt of Tronc, Sending Tronc Shares Tumbling 15%

Months after its offer for the newspaper rival was announced in April, Gannett said in a brief statement it "has determined not to pursue an acquisition of Tronc", without elaborating. Eager to revamp the newspaper industry for the digital age, Ferro bought a $44 million stake in Tribune Publishing in February, through his investment firm Merrick Media.

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Frontier Communications, (NASDAQ:FTR), Endo International, (NASDAQ:ENDP)

The mean revenue estimate for the ongoing quarter ending Sep 16 is $2.57B by 11 analysts. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 77.2% compared to the same quarter past year. The highest analyst price target is $8.00, which implies a gain of 0 percent. Separately, TheStreet Ratings objectively rated this stock according to its "risk-adjusted" total return prospect over a 12-month investment horizon.

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Pokemon Go costume helps you really catch Pikachu

This way, the mobile game developer would force the players to go out and move while playing " Pokemon Go ". Most of the update goes to the candy feature of the game where players can get not just three but six sweets for every Pokemon they caught! It's a rather complicated costume, simulating the act of catching a Pokemon in the game.

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Alibaba doubles down on entertainment with $1.5 billion fund

Analyst's mean target price for GPRO is $14.00 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.70. That's higher than the median forecast of 33.9 billion yuan, according to a Bloomberg poll of analysts. The average numbers of shares are traded in a security per day, during the recent 3-month period. Wedbush lifted their target price on shares of Alibaba Group Holding from $80.00 to $90.00 and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a research report on Friday, August 12th.

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How the FBI Is Going Through Emails Found on Anthony Weiner's Laptop

Unsurprisingly two-thirds of Democrats say that he was wrong, while 82% of Republicans say he was right. But with less than a week to go to election day, there is some doubt as to whether the Federal Bureau of Investigation will be able to release the findings of its new probe before the nation goes to vote.

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GE to Combine Oil Business with Baker Hughes

The merger will bring together Baker Hughes' oilfield services experience and technology with GE's oil and gas technology, manufacturing pedigree and digital platform. Yet GE will still be able to capture more of the upside if oil prices rebound. GE and BHI offer complementary products and services in the offshore and onshore completion and production service business and the evaluation and drilling business.

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Appeal Court Declines To Rule On PDP Crisis

Specifically, he was said to have appealed to them to stand with the faction and its candidate for the November 26 governorship election in Ondo State, Mr. Sheriff. In his October 14 ruling, Abang nullified the listing by INEC of the candidate of Makarfi's faction, Eyitayo Jegede, for the Ondo State governorship election.

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Broker Price Targets: M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE:MTB)

Bank of America has been the topic of 44 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Stock monthly performance is recorded as 5.43% while its performance in last 5 sessions is -1.61%. 25,000 shares with value of $353,250 were bought by Woods Thomas D on Tuesday, August 2. Bank of America Corp (BAC): Stoneridge Investment Partners reduced its stake in Bank of America Corp by 38.56% during the most recent quarter end.

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UK Prime Minister Supports Bank of England Governor Serving Full Term

Carney said he would be "honored" to extend his term and leave the post in June 2019, according to a letter to Finance Minister Philip Hammond which was published on Monday. He is due to hold a quarterly Bank of England news conference on Thursday and could make an announcement on his decision then. Earlier Prime Minister Theresa May's spokeswoman had said the prime minister was "clear in her support for the Governor" just hours before he had a regularly scheduled meeting with her on Monday.

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Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc (DO) is Upgraded by CapitalOne to Equal Weight

Finally, Evercore ISI raised shares of Diamond Offshore Drilling from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and reduced their price objective for the company from $22.00 to $19.00 in a research note on Tuesday, September 20th. Investors will be marking their calendars for 2017-01-05, when the company is planning to release their quarterly results. Utah Retirement Systems now owns 11,590 shares of the offshore drilling services provider's stock worth $282,000 after buying an additional 100 shares ...

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Mourinho hit with second misconduct charge

Jose Mourinho is now facing two FA charges. "It is alleged that in or around the tunnel area at half-time he used abusive and/or insulting words towards a Match Official". His punishment - likely to be a fine - will be decided by a commission this week. "I do feel an important part of this team". Manchester United return to Europa League action on Thursday night with a trip to Turkey to take on Fenerbahce.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation finds no ties between Trump and Kremlin, New York Times says

Intelligence officials say Russia's hacking of the Democratic National Committee meant to disrupt the election, rather than help Trump win the White House. Clinton has said she believes the Kremlin is trying to help Trump, calling her rival a "puppet" of the Russian leader. One of the former spy's memos reads: " Russian regime has been cultivating, supporting and assisting TRUMP for at least 5 years".

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Maersk Line remains in the red in Q3 with $116m loss

Container shipping firm A.P. Moller-Maersk slumped more than 9 percent after the firm's earnings missed forecasts with a 44 percent fall in third-quarter profit. "Maersk Line for the second quarter in a row reported a loss due to continued low freight rates, down 16% year-on-year", commented Soren Skou ceo of Maersk Line.

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Undecideds Fuel Trump's Rise in Recent Poll

Survey results in this news release present responses from registered voters who were classified as likely voters in the November 8 election and has a margin of error of +/- 3.7 percentage points. (A Remington Research poll was taken over the weekend showing Trump up two but that's a Republican outfit.) Incidentally, this is the first time either candidate has hit 50 percent in a North Carolina poll; Trump's previous best was 47 percent.

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Iraqi forces pause at edge of Mosul, weather cuts visibility

Since then, the Iraqi security forces have inched to the eastern fringes of Mosul and made progress on other routes around the city, preparing for a major battle to storm the city and drive out IS militants. They stand against an anti-IS force of some 40,000, including army units, militarized police, special forces and Kurdish fighters. On Monday, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi warned any remaining IS fighters in Mosul that his army is ready to close in on them "from every place".

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Trump Leads Clinton Among Likely Voters in Latest Tracking Poll

Fearing an after-effect of the renewed controversy over her use of a private email server during her tenure as secretary of state, Hillary Clinton's campaign on Tuesday accused FBI Director James Comey of engaging in a double standard.

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Ryan: I already voted 'for our nominee'

At some point during this election season, Ryan started playing the role of janitor - cleaning up after Trump's latest offensive or outlandish comments so "serious Republicans" could feel better about their party's choice for president. Trump and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker are campaigning in Wisconsin, but Ryan said he'd only heard about that a few minutes earlier and he didn't know they would be there.

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Fed to hold rates steady, put December hike firmly in view

Fed leaders even debated at their meeting in September that if they didn't raise rates soon, they would risk endangering the Fed's credibility, which has been under the gun for months. Underlying inflation is stuck at a record low of 1.5 percent and seems likely to remain below the RBA's 2 to 3 percent target band for another year or more.

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US ISM Manufacturing Gauge Rose in October to 51.9

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), which has three members nominated by the government and the rest from RBI, lowered repo rate to 6.25 per cent from 6.50 per cent at the end of two-day deliberations on October 4. Chinese service activity expanded further with the official PMI rising to 54.0 last month from 53.7 in September. The Russian ruble is up 0.4% at 63.1072 per dollar, while Brent crude oil, the global benchmark, is higher by 0.3% at $48.77 per dollar.

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Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) Insider Trading Update

Several other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Now shares have been rated as "Buy" from 8 Analysts. Underperform rating was given by 5 analyst and Outperform rating was given by 10 analyst. EPS growth in next year is estimated to reach 80.00% while EPS growth estimate for this year is set at -329.50%. Analysts anticipate that Marathon Petroleum Corp.

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Gannett Abandons Bid for Publisher Tribune

At the same time it rejected the $15-a-share offer on May 23, which at the time represented a 99% premium to Tronc's unaffected share price, the company issued 4.7 million new shares to Nant Capital for a 12.9% stake. Digital advertising slipped 2 percent, while print advertising dropped 13 percent. CEO Robert Dickey, after a bad quarter and layoffs, said the company had to make sure that "financing terms make sense" for the Tronc deal and that Gannett , with a long string of newspaper ...

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Obama suggests voters holding Clinton to a double standard

Prior to the president's arrival, a host of local democrats spoke, including former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland, Columbus City Council President Zach Klein, and Bexley Mayor Ben Kessler. "I think it will bring out the vote on both sides - hopefully it will just bring out more for her", said Betsey Krause, 57. Mr. Obama said. "Don't be bamboozled".

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Obama Calls On Men To Reflect On Sexism Before Voting

On Friday, the president will headline get-out-the-vote rallies for Clinton in Fayetteville and Charlotte. The campaign added that Trump is in a strong position to "shut down the corrupt pay-to-play Washington machine that Hillary Clinton has built over the last three decades to fuel her presidential ambitions".

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Elon Musk: Tesla adds solar roofs to his clean energy vision

Plug-in electric vehicles make up less than 1 percent of USA sales, and less than 1 percent of US electricity generation comes from solar power, according to government data. In June, Tesla proposed buying SolarCity, the largest home solar-panel installer in the USA, in an all-stock deal worth around $2.45 billion. The media event in California was as much about trying to sell the merger of Tesla and SolarCity as but these tiles and batteries show the current state of progress in shifting ...

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You Can Now Text Butterball Your Turkey-Related Questions

For the first time, Butterball will offer turkey cooks the ability to text questions 24/7 to experts from November 17-24 by texting 844-877-3456. The Butterball Turkey Talk-line is giving consumers a different option this Thanksgiving.

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UK's May ready for tough talks, but will fight over European Union market

She said she aimed to "cement Britain as a close partner of the European Union once we have left", with the country able to control its immigration but trade freely with the EU. "I'm here with a very clear message, the UK's leaving the EU", May told reporters Thursday. European Union leaders made Theresa May wait until 1am to deliver her message that Britain will not change its mind about Brexit - and gave her just five minutes to speak, before ignoring her speech.


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