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Nigel Farage Will Not be Donald Trump Intermediary: Downing Street

The Telegraph claimed last night that ministers would be forced to use the contacts of the interim Ukip leader as they have no links to the President-to-be or his team. UKIP interim leader Nigel Farage will not be used as an intermediary between the United Kingdom government and U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, according to reports.

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Financial markets react to Trump presidency win

Trump's conciliatory tone boosted market expectations that the Federal Reserve will raise U.S. interest rates in December and supported dollar strength. Japan's Deputy Finance Minister Masatsugu Asakawa said speculative movements were at work in the currency markets. South Korea's Kospi skidded 0.6 percent to 1,991.11 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng tumbled 1.4 percent to 22,582.11.

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Phoenix to host annual Veterans Day Parade, some streets will be closed

The parade is believed to be one of the largest ever, with over 100 entries. The free event is hosted by the Monroe County Department of Veterans Affairs, VFW Post 10211 and American Legion Post 333. They will be lifted at about 3 p.m. Motorists in the area can expect heavy traffic before and after the parade. The menu will include hamburger steaks, fried chicken and other treats.

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MLB Trade Rumors: Astros Have Interest In Yankees' Brian McCann

You'd probably heard the teams that are known to be interested in McCann. the Atlanta Braves (his first club), Houston Astros and Washington Nationals. McCann, who will likely take over as the team's primary designated hitter, slashed.274/.361/.387 with three home runs and 15 RBI while penciled in the lineup as the DH in 2016.

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Financial markets open relatively steady as conciliatory Trump eases some fears

The FTSE 100 was up nearly one per cent, tantalisingly close to 7,000 points, while France's Cac 40 was up one per cent at 4,592 points, and Germany's Dax was up 1.1 per cent, at 10,766 points. "If Trump is able to follow through with these suggestions, Mexican activity will suffer greatly", said Jane Foley, senior foreign exchange strategist at Rabobank International.

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Asia markets track global surge as Trump fears ease

Data on Wednesday showed Britain's trade deficit with the rest of the world narrowed in the three months to September took a backseat to the USA election results the pound hardly moved on the figures. It broke below key chart resistance at 77 USA cents, after comfortably staying above that level for 3 straight days. And after Trump speaks USA the stock futures were sharply lower on 11/9 morning after Mr Trump won the election, analysts said.

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SYL issue: Punjab CM Badal writes to President Pranab Mukherjee, seeks audience

It had also made a decision to hold an emergency session of the state Assembly on November 16 to discuss the issue. "If he [Capt. Amarinder] was really aghast with the Supreme Court verdict, why doesn't he ask his fellow Congress MPs from State to step down", Mr.

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Japan, India sign nuclear deal limited to peaceful commercial use

Last year, Messrs. Abe and Modi signed a $15 billion deal for Japan to build a high-speed rail link between Mumbai and Ahmedabad, the capital of Mr. The Japanese private sector also would be setting up an institute of manufacturing in India to train about 30,000 people in 10 years, particularly in rural areas, Abe said.

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Mexico: Don't Expect Trump Deportations to Begin Anytime Soon

Foreign Minister Claudia Ruiz Massieu reiterated Pena Nieto's statement, notes Reuters . Trump has vowed to deport millions of undocumented immigrants, to force the Mexican government to pay for a giant border wall and to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

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Republicans look for gap in Trump's US-Mexico wall

However, some said the government needed to improve how it signaled its thinking to the market, or risk the peso collapse getting even worse. Investors worry a trade fight could tip Mexico's economy into recession. Despite Trump's threats to unilaterally pull out of NAFTA, any attempt to do so would meet with legal and constitutional objections and resistance from the US business community.

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Tata Chem faces risks owing to distrust in Mistry: Bhaskar Bhat

Meanwhile, Indian Hotel Company Ltd (IHCL) informed that Tata Sons has called a similar meeting of shareholders for the removal of Mr Mistry as the director of the company. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) will look into Tata Sons' ousted chairman's allegations related to the mismanagement of the group's aviation ventures, a report said.

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Nevada Voters Approve Legalized Recreational Marijuana

While it is legal to own and buy nonmedical marijuana in California , it's still illegal to sell it. Whatever that portends for Texas, similar to California in population and demographics, won't happen overnight, given the two big states' sharply different politics.

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Zayn Malik's girlfriend Gigi Hadid takes swipe at One Direction's music

In an interview with Jimmy Kimmel Wednesday, the 21-year-old model admitted that she preferred Zayn Malik now that he's gone solo. She also talked about Malik's career as a solo artist and how passionate the singer is about his music. To be the winner's girlfriend, you don't want to embarrass them, but you also want to be super excited for them. What she is going to do, though, before the November 20 show, is "listen to all the performers so that I get pumped and know all the words".

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Asian shares join Wall Street rally as Trump fears ease

Trading volume was the highest since June, when Britain also shocked traders by voting to abandon the European Union. Trump has insisted that Mexico will pay for the wall. However, the precious metal eased back and was only up 0.7% to $1,284 an ounce in recent trading. Trump is considered to be an unpredictable leader, though if history is any indication, his presidency may only be marked by a short-lived stock-market decline.

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National poll finds Clinton, Trump virtually deadlocked

Clinton and Trump - along with their surrogates - have been crisscrossing battleground states in their final push to rally voters and announced additional stops till late Monday. Almost 200 million eligible voters would elect their new president. CBS gave Trump a one point lead in OH (46 to 45 per cent) and showed a tied race in Florida (45 to 45 per cent).

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US Election 2016: Asia Markets Bounce Back After Trump Win

The scene was reminiscent of the turmoil that engulfed global financial markets after the June Brexit vote, when British voters opted to leave the European Union in a decision that wrongfooted investors and bookmakers. The euro fell to $1.0865, its lowest against the greenback since October 25 (EUR=). It broke below key chart resistance at 77 USA cents, after comfortably staying above that level for 3 straight days.

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Saakashvili announces creation of new political force

On Friday, he said his new party would fight corruption in Ukrainian politics and try to bring about early elections. Saakashvili, who served as Georgia's president from 2004 until 2013, left his country after a war with Russian Federation in 2008.

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Brewers, manager Craig Counsell agree to 3-year extension

Brewers principal owner Mark Attanasio said at the end of the '16 season that extending Counsell's contract would be on Stearn's off-season agenda. While his 134-165 career record does not seem rather impressive, the job that Counsell has done guiding Milwaukee through a rebuild has left fans excited for what is to come over the next few years.

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Alibaba breaks records, sells $17.7 billion on Singles Day

But sales on Alibaba's platforms, like Taobao and T-mall, are most closely watched as the e-commerce market leader has a share of about 70 per cent of China's online market. That seems to be the antidote Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd prescribes for singles in China. Tommy Kelly continued; "The projected growth of global e-commerce sales to 2020 is staggering, with a significant amount of this growth forecasted to be in Asia, particularly the Chinese market".

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Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (NYSE:HR) showed weekly volitility of 3.34%

Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in CDR. (EdR), incorporated on July 12, 2004, is a self-managed and self-advised real estate investment trust (REIT). On average, equities analysts predict that Vornado Realty Trust will post $4.85 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. In addition, Acadia today announced that its Board of Trustees has declared a special cash dividend of $0.15 per Common Share also payable on January 13, 2017 to holders of ...

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Gold set for first weekly drop in four, Trump policy in focus

Gold rose almost 5 percent to a six-week high on Wednesday, after Trump's victory was announced, but sharply pared gains. The metal fell to a more than three-week low at $1,250.70 before rising as high as $1,265.40 earlier in the session.

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Fuyao fined $227K for unsafe working conditions

Department of Labor spokesman. OSHA issued two citations to Klosterman. Federal safety inspectors visited the facility in July and found workers cleaning the same wrapper machine without locking out operating parts, potentially exposing them to similar injuries, according to OSHA.

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Woman On a Hike In the Woods Bumps Into Hillary Clinton

The photo was taken by her husband Bill Clinton. A mother who was left "heartbroken" by the results of the United States presidential election ran into Hillary Clinton while hiking with her young daughter. "Now, I'm not one for signs but I think ill [sic] definitely take this one", she continued, tweeting #iamstillwithher, a reference to the popular pro-Clinton hashtag #ImWithHer.

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Canada PM says ready to renegotiate Nafta with Trump

Trump vowed on the campaign trail to revise or tear up the North American Free Trade Agreement ( NAFTA ) under which Canada sends 75 percent of its exports to the United States. "People (in Canada ) are appalled that the United States would elect a man who is a misogynist and a racist, but there is new hope for the Keystone XL pipeline", said Stephen Randall, a history professor at the University of Calgary and co-author of the book " Canada and the United States: Ambivalent Allies".

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Obamacare's fate appears bleak in new Trump administration

And that number could rise before Trump's inauguration. Already anxiety-producing because some plans have posted double-digit premium increases for 2017, Obamacare's fourth open enrollment suddenly has a new dimension: Current enrollees must decide how to interpret Trump's vow to undo the Affordable Care Act.

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McConnell Says Obamacare Repeal High on Agenda

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Wednesday that he isn't interested in rehashing contentious comments made by Donald Trump during the campaign. McConnell, who was also previously critical of Trump's views on immigration, issued a statement saying that Trump's victory was "clearly an indication the American people would like to try something new".

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Trump protesters damage businesses in Oakland

The march marked the second straight day of demonstrations in the Twin Cities and across the country, following the Republican Trump's upset presidential election victory over Democrat Hillary Clinton on Tuesday. Police were advising people to discontinue the use of illegal fire devices and said multiple people with bats were reported in the crowd. "We're here to protect everybody's right to free speech but not when it impedes everyone else and not when it puts people in harm's way", ...

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Banks to remain open this weekend; new notes from tomorrow

In some interior areas, some banks and post offices reported that they were yet to receive new notes. Thousands of people flocked to banks on Thursday for exchange or deposit of monetised currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000. Meanwhile, withdrawal from banks are limited to Rs 10,000 a day. Bank ATM was the only machine functioning. Those drawing Rs 10,000 from their bank accounts were also asked to produce their identity proof.

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What's the big deal about Singles' Day?

Sales on Alibaba had surpassed 10 billion yuan ($1.47 billion) in six minutes 58 seconds, nearly six minutes ahead of a year ago, the company said. Actress Scarlett Johansson , soccer star David Beckham, Lakers legend Kobe Bryant and pop-rock band One Republic all joined Alibaba founder Jack Ma to headline the e-commerce giant's "sales countdown" show Thursday night.

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Rs 500, Rs 1000 notes valid for key utilities till Nov 14

It also includes payment for LPG gas cylinders, railway catering, electricity and water bills and ASI monument entry tickets. The time limit set was to expire mid-night on Friday, but it has now been extended by another 72 hours, top government officials said.

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Google parent company says revenue up 20.2pc, sets $7bn share buyback

Google dominated the online advertising market. Earlier this month, Google took on rivals Apple, Samsung and Amazon in a new push into hardware, launching premium-priced, in-house designed Pixel smart phones and a slew of other devices showcasing artificial intelligence prowess.

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Rahul Gandhi lashes out at PM Modi : Stop lying and implement OROP

Alleging total breakdown of the democratic systems in the country, Captain Amarinder urged the Governor to convey to the central government his party's concern over the brutal handling of the situation in the wake of the Subedar's suicide and demanded exemplary action against those guilty of harassing, detaining and beating up his family members.

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Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc (NYSE:HLT), Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG)

The number of shares now owned by investors are 341.5 mln. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.37%. Southern Company has 52-Week high of $54.64 and 52-Week Low of $43.72. & General Counsel Cunningham George Kevin sold 6,178 shares worth $156000.43, through a transaction dated 2016-06-21. The Hedge Fund company now holds 190,932 shares of CBT which is valued at $9,873,094.

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Donald Trump slams media for inciting protests across US

The protests came to a head in Portland, Oregon , where thousands of marchers chanted, "We reject the president-elect!" while some lit firecrackers, sparked small blazes and used rocks and baseball bats to break the glass of businesses and vehicles parked at dealerships.

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Second night of Trump protests shut down Interstate 94 for an hour

Reports from the biggest city in OR said at least 19 cars were damaged at a Toyota dealership, and windows of businesses were smashed in a northwestern district. Denver police tweeted around 10 p.m. that demonstrators made their way onto the freeway and traffic was halted in the northbound and southbound lanes.


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