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Turkish leader slams Germany for wavering on extraditions

Dundar was sentenced in May to six years in prison for revealing state secrets in the newspaper and left Turkey before the coup while free on appeal. Relations have deteriorated rapidly between Berlin and Ankara, following the crackdown on press freedoms after a state of emergency was declared in the aftermath of the failed coup .

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CenturyLink selling data centers to help pay for Level 3 buy

CenturyLink plans to use the funds garnered from the sale of its data centre and colocation business in part to fund the $34 billion Dollars purchase of Level 3 Communications , announced earlier this week. Glen Post, chief executive officer of CenturyLink, said: "We believe this transaction will benefit customers, employees and investors". That new joint venture, which is yet to be given a name, will also include four cyber security companies, and will be led by Manuel Medina - who was ...

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Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX): Analyst Focus

They now have a Dollars 85 price target on the stock. Most recently on 11/1/16 the stock of Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) upgraded by Morgan Stanley from Equal-Weight to Overweight. had a positive return on equity of 0.58% and a negative net margin of 1.34%. On the company's financial health, Chevron Corporation reported $0.68 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.29 according to the earnings call on Oct 28, 2016.

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Drive a Free Zipcar to the Polls on Election Day

In an effort to #DriveTheVote , the car-sharing network is now taking reservations for those four evening hours, and encourages members to carpool with family, friends, and neighbors to the polls. Select vehicles will be free from 6 p.m.to 10 p.m. on November 8 in all markets in which Zipcar operates, including hundreds of cities and towns and over 500 college campuses.

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Tata Sons slams Cyrus Mistry for e-mail leak to press

Earlier this week Tata Sons' board ousted Cyrus Mistry as chairman, bringing back former chairman Ratan Tata, as interim chairman of the company. There were no discussions or questions by any board members about Mistry's dismissal as Tata Sons chairman.

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Say Good-bye to J.Crew's Bridal Collection

Many dresses are out of stock in most sizes. Bad news for bargain-hunting brides: J.Crew will no longer be selling a bridal collection, according to Racked . J. Crew spokeswoman Margot Fooshee confirmed the decision, saying the company was better off concentrating elsewhere. In addition to offering accessible bridal wear, J.

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Colonial Expects To Restart Pipeline Sunday

A statement Thursday from the Georgia-based Colonial Pipeline Co. says "substantial progress" has been made since work began Wednesday night at the rural site southwest of Birmingham. An inspection showed a nearby pipeline which carries diesel, jet fuel and other products wasn't damaged in the explosion, Colonial said, and testing showed no fuel in the Cahaba River, about a mile from the explosion, or a creek which feeds the river.

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Map, Viewing Spots And Start Times For Chicago Celebrations Friday

Some revelers climbed light poles and television news vans, causing damage, but celebrations were mostly peaceful and authorities did not report any major incidents. The Cubs scored two more runs. The series is "best-of-seven". "We have been through every emotion with this team", Rauner said in the press release.

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Markets Right Now: S&P 500 extends losing streak to 8 days

That marks its eight day on the trot of drops - falling 0.4 per cent thanks to a drop in Facebook shares and ongoing uncertainty over the upcoming United States presidential election, causing investors to dial back the risk. The Dow Jones industrial average added 0.1%, while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq composite picked up 0.3% each. The Nasdaq Composite was up 12.11 points, or 0.24 percent, at 5,070.52.

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Beyoncé and the Dixie Chicks slay performance at Country Music Awards

Beyonce and the trio's appearance, though, wasn't cheered by everyone: On social media some fans tweeted angrily about the performance some country music fans have disliked Dixie Chicks since band member Natalie Maines criticized former U.S.

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BoE's Carney: broad-brush view of UK economy hasn't changed

It also came in the wake of recent figures showing that Britain's economy grew by a forecast-busting quarterly rate of 0.5 percent in the July-September period and amid growing signs of a marked pick-up in inflation. Bank of England Gov. Mark Carney described the court decision as an example of the ups and downs to come over Brexit and said the bank's forecasts take many factors into account.

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Julian Assange: Hillary Clinton and ISIS Are Funded By The Same Money

The WikiLeaks founder pointed to an email exchange between presidential hopeful Ms Clinton and her campaign manager John Podesta, leaked by his organisation last month, which he believes "is the most significant email in the whole collection".

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Apache Corp. (NYSE:APA) To Report June 2016 Results

For comparison, there was a revenue of $1.26B and EPS of $-0.06 in the December 2015 period. The analysts offering 12 month price targets for Apache Corp . The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website . Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock.

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Petrol pumps may observe nationwide strike on Nov 15th, here's why

We were serious about our agitation and Friday was the second day of the "No Purchase of fuel' at the pumps". OMC officials said that talks were still going on with the deals of both the states. from November 5 onwards. "CNG stations on petrol pump premises too will follow these timings and bank holidays", read an official statement from the dealers.

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Tata Sons inducts two new directors; CEOs asked to

Commenting on their appointment, Ratan Tata, said, "This is in recognition of their exemplary leadership in their companies". Ratan Tata and board members Venu Srinivasan, Amit Chandra and Ronen Sen will be responsible for finding the new Tata Sons chairman.

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US rig count up 12 this week to 569; Texas gains 6

The number of oil rigs working across the nation has increased in 20 of the past 23 weeks, a reaction to the price of US oil climbing to $50 a barrel last month. December crude was down 64 cents, or 1.4%, to $44.02 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, holding near the level it traded at before the rig data.

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USA employment growth, wages seen picking up in October

Given that markets are already pricing in a rate increase for December, we think that the Committee will forgo sending an explicit signal, because the FOMC may not want to set a precedent of constantly telling market participants that it's likely to raise rates before it does so.

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GE and Baker Hughes agree to create new oilfield services company

General Electric (GE) has entered into an agreement to combine its oil and gas business with Baker Hughes to create a $32bn company with operations in over 120 countries. GE is cutting more than $1 billion in costs out of the company over two years. Baker Hughes is one of the largest companies providing services to the exploration and production side of the energy sector.

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Interest rates held, but Bank predicts tougher times

The Bank of England is expected to keep interest rates on hold and raise its United Kingdom growth forecasts as it releases its latest inflation report today . Mr Carney also stressed that growth in the medium term is anticipated to be more modest. Carney also noted the bank's concern with rising inflation, which if left unchecked could have profound effects on living standards and even prompt the Bank of England to reverse course and start raising interest rates.

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Qualcomm Acquires NXP, Apple's NFC Chipset Supplier, for $47 Billion

The acquisition of NXP Semiconductor will expand the reach of Qualcomm's semiconductor portfolio which has been under increasing strain in the light of slowing smartphone sales and increasing competition from Chinese and Taiwanese rivals.

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Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY): Sell-Side Focus

A number of other research firms have also weighed in on APC. The investment management firm now holds 1,600,000 shares of Occidental Petroleum Corporation which is valued at $108,464,000, the company said in a statement filed on Nov 1, 2016 with the SEC.Occidental Petroleum Corporation makes up approximately 1.72% of Uss Investment Management Ltd's portfolio.

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Everything you need to know about Mark Carney

But in late 2015, the Canadian refused to rule out staying for the full eight years in the run-up to the Brexit referendum. Under the terms of his appointment in 2013, Mr Carney agreed to stay at the bank for five years, until 2018, with the option to stay for a further three.

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UK's May seeks to keep Brexit plan going despite setback

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday moved to dismiss talk of an early general election despite a High Court ruling that Parliament must vote on whether to start the Brexit process. "It has become clear to me over the last few months that my growing and very significant policy differences with the current Government mean that I am unable properly to represent the people who elected me", said Phillips, who represents Sleaford and North Hykeham, 120 miles (190 kilometers) north of ...

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Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) , Restaurant Brands International Inc. (NYSE:QSR)

The mean price target for the equity is at $107.04 while the highest price target suggested by the brokerage firms is $125.00 and low price target is $89.00. The company owns eight domestic television stations. Under day rate contracts, it provides the drilling rig and rig crews, and receives a fixed amount per day for drilling the well.

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Dog saved from rubble 35 hours after quake hits central Italy

It was felt in the cities of Perugia and Ancona and some parts of Rome. The quakes hit the same region reeling from a deadly quake in August. More recently, in 1997, three earthquakes occurred around the town of Assisi in central Italy, the first measuring 6.4 degrees, killing 11 people, the second took place the next day and the third after only 20 days.

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Tracy Morgan Says He Forgave the Truck Driver Who Almost Killed Him

While returning from an event in 2014, Morgan's minibus was involved in a six-car accident in New Jersey when it was struck by a tractor-trailer operated by Wal-Mart. The driver of the truck had allegedly dozed off behind the wheel after almost 14 hours on the clock and 11 behind the wheel. "I forgave him", Morgan declared during a hilarious appearance on Conan on Thursday.

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6 ways Trump could win 270 electoral votes

Outrage over these voter purges is occurring as the first week of African American early turnout for the presidential election in North Carolina has been down by 16 percent compared to 2012, The New York Times reports . In 2008 Obama won the state by less than a percent by virtue of a high early vote count buoyed by large numbers of black voters. Black Democrats have been disproportionately likely to vote in the first week.

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Transocean Ltd. (RIG) Upgraded to "Buy" by Canaccord Genuity

The company has price to cash ratio of 1.58. RIG has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada lowered their price target on shares of Transocean from $14.00 to $11.00 and set a "sector perform" rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, August 12th.

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Columbus company prints 30000 World Series shirts, including Indians Champions gear

CBS 2's Vince Gerasole has a tale of two series. "He passed away in January, was 91 years old", Compton said of his father. Company founder and CEO Zachary Traxler said once the Cubs began to make a comeback in the series, they got a call asking if they could print Chicago's winning shirts as well.

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The UK construction sector looked stronger in October

But new export orders contracted to 49.2, the National Bureau of Statistics said, pointing to persistent sluggishness in global demand that has weighed on Asia's export-reliant economies for almost two years. United Kingdom manufacturing remained on a "firm footing" last month, with the weaker pound boosting exports, according to a closely-watched survey.

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Active Mover - Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB)

Robert W. Baird reissued an "outperform" rating and set a $155.00 target price on shares of Facebook in a research report on Tuesday, October 18th. 20 given Buy rating to the stock whereas 1 analyst given UNDERPERFORM rating to stock and 3 analysts given HOLD rating.

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Thursday is deadline for requesting absentee ballots

Dean said he's already seen a spike in the number of people who voted early by mail. Still, the tens of millions of early votes cast also point to strength from Democratic-leaning Latino voters, potentially giving Clinton a significant advantage in Nevada and Colorado.

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Keep Your Eyes on Hot Stock of Yesterday- Kinross Gold Corporation's (KGC)

The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,600 shares of KGC which is valued at $14,256.Cibc Asset Management Inc reduced its stake in KGC by selling 199,477 shares or 19.47% in the most recent quarter. BMO Capital Markets restated a "buy" rating and set a $6.50 target price on shares of Kinross Gold Corp.in a research report on Thursday, July 28th.

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Generic drug stocks sink on reports of charges coming by year end

Former hedge fund manager Martin Shkreli set off the firestorm and drew the ire of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton after he acquired an old antiparasitic drug and raised the price to $750 a pill from $13.50. And evidence to prove collusion is extensive, RBC Capital Markets analyst Randall Stanicky pointed out Friday. If found guilty, follow-up class actions could result in damages three times the profits.

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Metrolinx files notice to end contract with Bombardier for Eglinton Crosstown

In July, the agency filed a notice of default against the Montreal-based plane and trainmaker for delayed delivery of a fleet of light-rail vehicles. Metrolinx spokesperson Anne Marie Aikins says the company will continue to work with Bombardier but is taking the next legal step afforded to them in the contract.


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