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Recreational Weed Is Now Legal Up and Down the West Coast

Recreational marijuana was legalized in California , Nevada and MA on Tuesday. MA is the first state east of the MS to allow recreational use . Several other states also had questions on the ballot which would allow medical marijuana in the state.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation mulling additional emails in Clinton probe, Comey tells lawmakers

It is not known if the email controversy will hurt her support. "Hillary Clinton, having been in the arena for 30 years, oftentimes gets knocked around, and people say insane stuff about her, and when she makes a mistake - an honest mistake - it ends up being blown up as if it's just some insane thing", Obama said.

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Paul Ryan Unconcerned About Maintaining His Role As Speaker

During an interview on WTMJ in Milwaukee on Monday, the speaker of the US House of Representatives said, "No one person controls this party". Ryan said he spoke with Trump on November 8, after victory was in hand, "about the work ahead of us and the importance of bringing this country together", according to Politico.

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Donald Trump calls the US election 'Brexit plus plus plus'

S&P 500 futures suggest the United States market is going to open down around 1.5% at 2.30pm this afternoon (GMT). S&P 500 futures had tumbled as much as 5% as the polls pointed to a likely surprise victory for Mr. By late in Tokyo's trading session, the Nikkei was down 5.2 percent, after the Kyodo News agency reported that top officials from the Bank of Japan, Finance Ministry and Financial Services Agency would meet later in the day to discuss how to respond to possible wild fluctuations ...

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Scots, Welsh, Northern Irish May Join Brexit Court Challenge

Speaking in Berlin, Johnson said he believed that the court decsion will not delay Prime Minister Theresa May's plans to trigger Article 50. But he said Labour would push for the party's " Brexit bottom lines ", which include access to the European single market.

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RBNZ chief says bank reaffirmed rate cut decision after U.S. elec

But Donald Trump has opposed the Trans-Pacific Partnership, and his election as the next US president this week may mean the deal is dead. The central bank has pared a collective 1.50 percent from its benchmark in the last 12 months, lowering the rate in six of the last 11 meetings after six straight sessions with no change.

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FBI Director Comey honored by group with longtime Trump ties

Comey's ill-timed revelation, just over a week before Election Day, came under intense criticism from Democrats, including from Clinton, the Democrats' nominee for president, as well as some Republicans. The emails were discovered on the computer of Anthony Weiner , the estranged husband of Clinton aide Huma Abedin . "We're glad this issue is resolved but for the record, this could easily have been learned before 1st letter was sent, "Clinton spokesperson Brian Fallon wrote on Twitter".

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US oil prices steady ahead of election, but oversupply still weighs

Clinton is seen by investors as offering greater certainty and stability.Brent January crude oil futures were down 37 cents at $45.78 a barrel by 1437 GMT, off a session peak of $46.69. "President Obama from the start of his election worked towards a detente with Iran and we can't be sure that President Trump will continue in the same direction".

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Ryan, Pence to share stage for Sen. Johnson in Wisconsin

Ryan's initial refusal to endorse Trump, which morphed into lackluster support this summer and a refusal to comment on or reference the GOP nominee for much of the fall, incensed many conservatives and sparked a number of angry tweets from Trump himself.

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Hillary Clinton should not face criminal charges

The news lifted a cloud over the Democrat's presidential campaign and gave it new momentum just two days before the US election, and sent the benchmark S&P 500 index up more than 1 percent. "A lot of this was a matter of technology", one official said. There were some classified emails found in the Abedin review, but the officials stressed the issue is not the classified information so much as proving intent.

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'Flash crash' trader pleads guilty to spoofing, wire fraud

Prosecutors said his actions contributed to market instability that led to the flash crash on May 6, 2010, when the Dow Jones industrial average briefly plunged more than 1,000 points, temporarily wiping out almost $1 trillion in market value.

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Russian president Vladimir Putin congratulates Donald Trump on win

Putin also expressed the certainty that "a constructive dialog between Moscow and Washington, based on the principles of equality, mutual respect and realistic attitude towards each other's positions meets the interests of the people of our countries and the entire world community".

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Mylan sees 3Q loss due to settlement for EpiPen overcharges

Mylan posted a third-quarter net loss of $119.8 million, or 23 cents a share, compared with a net income of $428.6, or 83 cents a year earlier, primarily as a result of a $465 million settlement with the U.S. While Mylan works to integrate recent acquisitions, Bresch said business development plans will focus on smaller bolt-on acquisitions, perhaps to enhance a particular therapeutic area.

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S. Korea leader calls scandal "heartbreaking"

The leader of the main opposition party in South Korea said Park's apology was insincere, reported Reuters . This language strikes a powerful chord here because it fits perfectly into an image long cherished by Park's hardcore conservative base: Park as a martyr to South Korea, the orphaned daughter of a murdered dictator and murdered first lady who has time and again sacrificed all semblance of personal life when her country needed her.

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Peter Thiel congratulates Trump: 'We have work to do'

Now after arguing for years without much success for the government to relax limits on skilled foreign tech workers, the political winds are blowing in the opposite direction. But while Trump has stated his opposition to the H-1B specialty-occupation non-immigrant visas - a key tool of USA tech companies looking outside the U.S.to fill key skilled tech jobs that they say are otherwise tough to fill - he also has stated support for immigration of highly skilled individuals.

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Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM) , The Finish Line, Inc. (NASDAQ:FINL)

The stock has an average rating of Buy and an average price target of $26.50. (NASDAQ:SFM) reported the earnings of $0.16/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.17/share. Looking At Current Analyst Coverage on Voya Financial, Inc. They now have a $31.00 price objective on the stock, up from their prior price objective of $29.00.

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Deprince Race Zollo Inc Lowers stake in Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB)

Higher EPS estimate is noted at $0.45 while lowest EPS estimate among analysts is targeted at $0.35. Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ: FITB ) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 20th. Several matter pinch shares of The Allstate Corporation (NYSE:ALL) [ Trend Analysis ], as shares surging 1.08% to $67.58 with a share volume of 2.37 Million.

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North Dakota: Faith leaders join protest against Standing Rock oil pipeline

They told us their fight is even more important because November is native American heritage month. Water protectors wanted to conduct a water ceremony atop a nearby hill which is sacred to the Sioux, because they say it contains ancient burial grounds.

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Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NCLH) Issues Q4 Earnings Guidance

The forecast of 13 surveyed investment analysts covering the stock advises investors to Buy stake in the company. Now the company has earned "Buy" from 3 equity analysts. was upgraded to "neutral" by analysts at Goldman Sachs. This estimate is provided by Zacks Research including the covering analysts polled. For the period ending on 2016-09-30, the company reported EPS of $0.18 for the quarter.

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Trump will have huge sway over Fed's future

Noting economic growth is likely to slow under Trump, he expects Fed policymakers to temper a plan to boost rates twice next year. Trump has pledged to tear up or renegotiate worldwide trade agreements, which could set off a wave of protectionism, threatening to stall a tentative global economic recovery.

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Vivint Solar Inc. (VSLR) Receives $5.64 Average PT from Brokerages

The move comes after 7 months positive chart setup for the $337.03 million company. In company news, Vivint Solar Inc ( VSLR ) slumped on Wednesday after reporting Q3 revenue trailing analyst estimates despite nearly doubling year-ago levels.

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Govt attacks Woolworths after it cans SPC deal

He noted Australian jams sell at almost three times the price of the Aldi equivalent. "There will virtually be no jobs, as the Aldi formula is designed for very low staffing levels". The 2014 deal saved hundreds of jobs in northern Victoria, directly at SPC and also those working for producers. The supermarket giant said it remained committed to the "spirit" of the 2014 deal with SPC.

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Polls open for Election Day voting in Nebraska

Mr. Trump won one of Maine's congressional districts, which gives him one of the state's. That move followed Barack Obama's 2nd District win in 2008. Lee Terry, who had held it for 16 years. "I want change", Millette said. Cruz and his wife rode along with Omaha billionaire Warren Buffett on a trolley that Buffett hired to help people reach the polls.

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Mexican stocks, peso take a beating following Trump victory

Monex Europe said: "Trump's policy platform and campaign statement certainly seem to contain plenty of fodder for United States dollars weakness, including but not limited to $5 trillion in unfunded tax cuts and a trade spat with Mexico, not to mention the rest of the world".

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Oil prices rise after week of sharp falls

Some analysts saw bearish impacts in the USA election result. Another factor weighing on prices has been doubts that OPEC members will be able to finalize an agreement limiting production to between 32.5 million and 33 million b/d by a self-imposed deadline of November 30.

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Election Night Freefall: Dow Futures Plunge More than 600 Points

Markets will likely focus first on economic policy uncertainty, rising geopolitical risk premia and threats from Trump tariffs to global trade". At the open of trading, stocks in London were plunging over 4.3%, while losses accelerated for Asian markets.

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Newark, NJ Stabbing Spree Leaves 3 Dead, 3 Injured

He was already wanted on charges of sexual assault and aggravated assault in an unrelated October 9 incident. Authorities say two children and a woman were fatally stabbed at a Newark home during an attack that left three others injured.

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Commuters scramble for new way to work amid transit strike

In an update posted Saturday on the TWU Local 234 website, the union said that SEPTA negotiators "stormed out" of a meeting. "Hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvania residents rely on SEPTA to travel each day to and from work and school and the inability of TWU and SEPTA to reach an agreement is devastating for many of these individuals and their families", Governor Wolf said Tuesday.

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Soldier arrested after two joggers hit and killed by vehicle in Hampshire

The driver, who remains in police custody has also been charged with two counts of careless driving while unfit through drink or drugs. A Hampshire police spokesman said: 'No-one else was hurt and inquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances of what happened'.

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Federal Reserve leaves interest rates unchanged for 7th straight time

The Fed said in a statement that it would wait for "further evidence" of progress in the economy but that the case for a hike has "continued to strengthen". Near-term risks to the economic outlook appear roughly balanced. "Trump's victory could lead to volatility, flight to safety and selloffs in stocks", said Soeren Moerch, head of fixed-income trading at Danske Bank A/S in Copenhagen.

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Stunned Mexico Ponders New Relationship With US

Just ahead of the NY opening bell, S&P futures are down 1 per cent. If the markets continue to remain stable, it will be another reason for the central bank to move on rates sooner rather than later. Emerging market currencies also experienced steep losses, especially in Mexico, which relies heavily on trade with the US. The Canadian dollar traded at 1.32 versus the greenback as of 9:28 a.m.

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Man Who Tried to Vote Twice is Arrested

When confronted, he told election officials he had already voted earlier in the day. Trump has alleged widespread voter fraud and that there are insufficient safeguards to protect the integrity of the election. A spokesman for the department did not immediately return a request for comment but KHOU reports the man tried to vote at a polling location on FM 2659 around 6 p.m.

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Fox News host 'sorry' for inaccurate Hillary Clinton story

Clinton's presidential campaign aggressively downplayed the severity of the renewed investigation into her private email server, and criticized the judgment of Comey for publicly announcing it. Even with Fox News walking back its story, Trump supporters and Clinton haters are likely to ignore the latest update as they push for a victory next Tuesday.

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Why a Judge in Nevada Denied Trump's Early Voting Lawsuit

The suit had asked the court to order officials to preserve various records from the Cardenas Market and to segregate ballots from the voting machines at issue. They'd filed a complaint saying early voting polling stations stayed open two hours longer than they were supposed to past Friday night. A judge in Nevada on Tuesday rejected a Donald Trump campaign lawsuit that alleged four early voting sites in Las Vegas illegally stayed open too late last week, APA reports quoting Anadolu.

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California, Massachusetts, Nevada vote to legalize recreational marijuana

Emergency rooms have seen a significant increase in adult marijuana-related exposure cases. Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? Roughly a quarter of the USA population now lives in a state with legal pot.


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