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Vladimir Putin Takes His Bromance with Steven Seagal to the Next Level

In January 2013, French actor Gerard Depardieu was also granted citizenship by Putin's decree . Seagal and Putin became close through their mutual love of martial arts - Putin has a grandmaster rank in taekwondo and an eighth-degree black belt in karate - and the actor's occasional visits to Russian Federation.

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Chicago Cubs World Series parade

Fans poured into Wrigleyville and throughout the city to celebrate the Cubs' 8-7 win in 10 innings. Cubs fans after the NLCS victory. That conviviality was evident when we began collectively singing the delightfully cheesy "Go, Cubs, Go" song after David Ross's improbable sixth-inning blast into the far reaches of Progressive Field.

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Samsung washing machines recalled

Now it's recalling 2.8 million washing machines. The CPSC listed the recall Friday, saying that Samsung has received 733 reports of faulty machines. 'We are moving quickly and in partnership with the CPSC to ensure consumers know the options available to them and that any disruption in the home is minimised'.

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Hundreds of priests flock to site of mass pipeline demonstration in Dakota

About 140 people were arrested on the property last week in a law enforcement operation that cleared the encampment that protesters had established on the land. The ongoing protests at Standing Rock have served to highlight the risks associated with moving oil and gas; where accidents have become so common they often fail to register on the news radar.

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Wenger admits Spurs clash is not just a derby

Arsenal are also habitual Champions League qualifiers and have already secured progress from their group in this season's competition. "Maybe we repeat that, it's coincidence because there were different reasons but maybe he [Winks] has the opportunity to play.

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Ford's US sales fell 12 per cent in October

Barclays PLC restated an "equal weight" rating and issued a $12.00 target price on shares of Ford Motor in a research note on Monday, September 12th. Ford Motor Company makes up approximately 1.64% of Hoertkorn Richard Charles's portfolio. Currently General Motors Company (GM ) grabbed an average recommendation of " Overweight " from analysts.

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Time Warner CEO Bewkes could get $32 million from AT&T merger

Now that AT&T has confirmed its plans to acquire media and entertainment company Time Warner for $85.4 billion, the focus has shifted to whether the deal will ultimately receive the approval of US regulators and how it will affect the overall telecom and communications segments.

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Marriage equality ally convicted in Bridgegate scandal thanks 'gay community'

As this trial comes to a close, so does an election cycle, and Chris Christie continues to campaign for Donald Trump as a spear head of Trump's transition team if he gets elected as President reports Policy Mic. Bridget Kelly and Bill Baroni were convicted of nine conspiracy and fraud charges for their roles in connection with the George Washington Bridge scandal.

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Carney to quit as Bank chief in 2019

Carney is a respected central banker and overall I'd say that him staying with the BOE until 2019 would be seen as a positive for the country, but again, near term there are so many other factors weighing on the pound. Still, the treasury committee concluded in November 2011 that a non-renewable term of eight years for the post of governor was appropriate. The senior London-based analysts and investors Reuters talked to on Tuesday said that might come back to haunt the pound - already down ...

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Gas Price Increase Fears After Pipeline Explosion

That supply cushion is now gone. The Colonial pipeline provides almost 40 percent of the region's gasoline and usually runs at or near full capacity. Colonial Pipeline officials report that the pipeline could be brought back into service about midday Saturday, she said. Shortly before 3 p.m. on Monday, a crew working on Colonial's gasoline pipeline in Shelby County, Alabama experienced an incident when the trackhoe it was operating hit the pipeline, causing a fire.

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Federal judge hears voter intimidation arguments

Attorneys representing the Democratic Party argued Friday in New Jersey court that the GOP was coordinating with Trump to intimidate voters, accusations that the Republican Party says are not true in that state or in five other states where Democrats are waging similar battles.

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Trump leads Clinton by 1 point in new national poll

Rep. Trey Gowdy said Tuesday. Rep. Anthony Weiner, the disgraced former NY congressman, is being investigated in connection with online communications with a teenage girl. "Release all the information he may have pertaining to Hillary Clinton's associates and release all the information he has on these investigations regarding Donald Trump's associates", Mook said.

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Watch President Obama Defend a Protester at His North Carolina Rally

Clinton and her allies rushed to shore up support among African-Americans, acknowledging signs of weaker-than-expected turnout in early vote data. "Sometimes the fate of the greatest nations comes down to a single moment", Clinton said. President Barack Obama speaks at a campaign rally for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016, at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, Fla.

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New polls show that James Comey's email chicanery tightens the race

Trump backers are almost uniformly confident about their candidate's prospects, despite the controversies that have surrounded his campaign all year and opinion polls that show him trailing Clinton in potentially decisive states. Thirty-seven of the 50 USA states, as well as the District of Columbia, allow some form of early voting. Comey concluded at the end of a year-long Federal Bureau of Investigation probe in July that there were no grounds to bring any charges.

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Clinton leading Trump by 2 points in McClatchy-Marist poll

Her shrunken lead gives Trump's campaign a glimmer of hope, one he's trying to broaden into a breakthrough before time runs out. President Barack Obama will continue his campaign blitz for Clinton in that state on Friday. Thursday's campaigning included a rare appearance by Mr Trump's wife Melania. United States authorities say they are assessing the credibility of information on a possible al-Qaeda terror attack.

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Rolling Stone, Reporter Found Liable for UVA Rape Article in Defamation Suit

Rolling Stone is apologizing to a University of Virginia administrator after a jury found the magazine defamed her in its story about a gang rape at a fraternity house. In one instance, Erdely wrote in the story that Eramo had a "nonreaction" when she heard from Jackie that two other women were also gang raped at the same fraternity at the university.

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Annual US fall ritual of turning back clocks by 1 hour

But why do we do it? The idea of daylight saving was first conceived by Benjamin Franklin during his sojourn as an American delegate in Paris in 1784, in an essay, "An Economical Project". What does the time change do to your body? Are you confused about Daylight Saving Time? In the United States, Hawaii and most of Arizona do not follow DLS.

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Top Stocks of the day: Magellan Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:MMP)

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Summit Midstream Partners from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Wednesday, August 17th. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 7th will be given a dividend of $0.575 per share. In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from AM is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.84% on annualized basis is a reasonable ...

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Someone Donated $2.5 Million To Bail Out Everyone Arrested At Standing Rock

It will skirt the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation that straddles the North Dakota-South Dakota border. Water protectors had requested that law enforcement move as the hill is recognized as a burial ground and sacred site by the Standing Rock Sioux.

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NTSB: Failed airline engine disk had fatigue cracking

GE said it had not suffered an engine failure caused by a problem with the alloy used in the disk for more than 30 years. A fire on an American Airlines passenger plane as it was taking off from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport last week was sparked by the uncontained failure of the right engine, the U.S.

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Obama, Trump to campaign in New Hampshire on Monday

Sununu asked the crowd. Sununu's comment followed a joke by former U.S. senator Bob Smith, who impersonated the former president's distinctive raspy southern drawl. "I'm going to tell you what, I want you to go out there and vote against Hillary". "Forgive - you don't have to forget - but forgive and go to the polls and vote for Donald Trump", Smith said.

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Homes in Sen. Pat Toomey's neighborhood vandalized with anti-GOP graffiti

The president of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America campaigned for Democratic candidate Katie McGinty in moderate southeastern Pennsylvania on Tuesday, and the president of NARAL Pro-Choice America is scheduled to do the same at Bryn Mawr College on Saturday.

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FedEx plane catches fire at airport in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Miami-Dade firefighters extinguished the flames around 6 p.m. "Clear runways. Keep runways closed at this time", the controller announces. The company later said the pilots were safe. The pilots escaped by climbing down a rope ladder. The Florida airport's south runway reopened for air traffic at 7 p.m., according to the airport's Twitter account.

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Obama Warns Voters That Election "Isn't A Joke"

Hillary Clinton is making a major attempt to drive up African-American turnout in the campaign's closing days, warning that Donald Trump has been sounding a "dog whistle" for his most "hateful supporters" and running a campaign on "racially tinged conspiracy theories".

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Samsung recalling nearly 2.8M washers due to impact injuries

Now it's recalling 2.8 million washing machines. "The washing machine top can unexpectedly detach from the washing machine chassis during use, posing a risk of injury from impact", CPSC has said . A YouTube video uploaded by user Micah Martin in April 2015 claims to show the aftermath of a Samsung washing machine explosion. Samsung is one of the world's leading manufacturers of home appliances, smart phones, and other tech products, and competes with Whirlpool Corp .

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Obama Tells Voters 'This Isn't a Joke' on Trail for Clinton

As the president said of the man who reportedly only stood and held a sign (hardly an overly aggressive act of protest), "you don't need to worry about him". "The video highlights what could happen if America elects someone so unqualified and unfit to be commander-in-chief, and what Trump's unsafe and divisive vision would mean for Americans", the campaign said.

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Clinton put the office of Secretary of State up for sale

Former President Bill Clinton worked to drive up turnout in Colorado on Friday, while Vice President Joe Biden was due in Wisconsin , both states Clinton was believed to have locked up weeks ago. "Also, Clinton's lead slipped slightly in the Wayne, Oakland and Macomb County region, but her vote among African Americans increased to 92 percent, and she leads by 6 points among those voters who are most enthusiastic about the election".

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Wellington Shields buys $4473408 stake in International Business Machines Corp. (IBM)

The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink . International Business Machines Corp . Finally, Ausdal Financial Partners Inc. increased its position in shares of International Business Machines Corp .by 0.3% in the third quarter. That compares with the mean forecast $19B and $3.23/share, respectively.

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US jobless claims rise to near three-month high

On balance, overall job growth of 175k would confirm ongoing strength in the labor market. It said respondents' comments remained mostly positive about business conditions and the overall economy, but added that "several" had highlighted uncertainty about the impact of the November 8 USA presidential election.

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Hennepin County smashes previous absentee ballot record days before deadline

Voters can choose to mail their ballots or drop them in the red box outside of Livonia City Hall, 33000 Civic Center Dr. Wednesday, November 2 marks the last day to request your vote by mail ballot in the general election. "What is different between Monday and today, is we now have objective data on our return rate of absentee ballots which is at about 40 percent as of early this morning", said Montgomery County Commissioner and Chairwoman of the Board of Elections Val Arkoosh.

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Why health care eats more of your paycheck every year

Shop around. Consumers who do not qualify for tax subsidies may be able to find a cheaper plan off the federal exchange. Unable provide an adequate defense for her support of for-profit health care, her campaign instead characterized Sanders' position as wanting to "dismantle Obamacare , dismantle the CHIP program, dismantle Medicare and dismantle private insurance ", as Chelsea Clinton falsely claimed in February.

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Early voting ending in Texas after setting turnout record

In Somerset County, polling stations saw over 2,700 voters, while Dorchester welcomed 3,800 which is a 46% increase. Orr said suburban voting has been "remarkably smooth", with few problems or equipment issues. According to Rose Township Clerk Debbie Miller, "In the November 6, 2012 election, the voter turnout was 3,545 or 70.97 percent". That's why there are absentee ballots.

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Tesla's Solar Roof Could be a Major Game Changer

The battery holds a 10-year warranty for unlimited power cycles, and can be installed on the wall, floor, indoors or out. In addition to running the electric vehicle company, Musk is trying to shepherd Tesla's planned $2.6 billion acquisition of solar panel maker SolarCity.

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NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) Assigned A Consensus Outperform Rating

The investment firm sold 10,017 shares of NRG which is valued $105,479.State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D reduced its stake in NRG by selling 48 shares or 0.02% in the most recent quarter. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 94 cents per share. A gap is a change in price levels of a stock between the close of one session and the opening of the next one.

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Cubs World Series parade becomes party for the ages

The world champions - who defeated the Cleveland Indians 8-7 in a thrilling extra-inning Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday - sang "Go Cubs Go" with the enormous crowd. "For him, the more and more they win now, at his earlier age, the more and more excitement there is", Angelo said. If you're wanting to attend, the rally is free and open to the public.


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