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Tributes to passengers killed in Croydon tram derailment

The 20-year-old said when the tram crashed he tried to find his friend. Nineteen-year-old Dane Chinnery was identified on Thursday as the first known victim of the derailment that left seven dead and three seriously injured on Wednesday morning.

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Federal judge orders Flint and MI to deliver water to some residents

Flint is in the process of fixing its water system and installing proper corrosion controls. The city switched back in October 2015 after tests found high levels of lead in blood samples taken from children, but the water has not returned fully to normal.

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Trump Triumphs in Florida with Help of Whites, Large Turnout

Bob Corker were also expected to be under consideration for foreign policy posts. Pollsters then guesstimate what turnout will look like, assessing key segments of the electorate and their propensity to vote. The president-elect was accompanied to the White House by his wife, Melania, who held talks with First Lady Michelle Obama. "We are now all rooting for his success in uniting and leading the country", Obama said.

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Anti-Trump protesters march amid tear gas, flash grenades

In Manhattan, Leslie Holmes, 65, a website developer from CT, said she was joining her first protest since the anti-war marches of the 1970s. One of the biggest crowds gathered outside Trump Tower in NY, where Shoshi "Rabin" Rabinowitz explained her motivation: "Words can't describe how disgusted I am that he was elected over Hillary (Clinton)".

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Police Searching for Gunman in Seattle Shooting

The victims' ages range from 20 to 50 years old, and injuries include chest, neck, and leg wounds. "It appears to be some type of personal argument". Earlier Wednesday, two men were hospitalized after a shooting in a parking lot in Seattle's New Holly neighborhood.

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The Mexican peso is still getting slammed

USA stock futures recoiled more than 4 percent, a loss reminiscent of the carnage that followed the British vote to leave the European Union in June. The Mexican peso , which hit a record low on Trump's win, also strengthened against the dollar Thursday but it remains under pressure owing to fears about Trump's policy plans.

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VP-elect Mike Pence to lead Donald Trump's transition team

He added that he "will soon be making some very important decisions on the people who will be running our government!" A focal point for NY protesters is Trump Tower, where the real estate tycoon-turned-world-leader has been ensconced in his luxury apartment, mapping out his next steps.

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Region falls silent to remember Armistice Day

It is not just for WWI, however, that we observe a two minute silence at 11am, but also for those who fell in WW2 - and those who have been injured or fallen thereafter. A teacher wears a poppy-themed headscarf as she photographs her pupils at an Armistice Day event at Trafalgar Square in London. Poppy flowers at the Shrine of Remembrance on Remembrance Day in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, on November 11.

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NGT: Shut power plants, stop construction on bad air days

Highlighting that the Supreme Court had declared almost a decade ago that Article 21 of Constitution should be expanded to include clean environment as a fundamental right, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday defined environmental emergency and announced measures to be taken by Delhi, Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh whenever air quality crosses such "severe levels".

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All Punjab Congress MPs resigned

Supreme Court lawyer and AAP leader HS Phoolka said "Punjab is not bound to adhere the "opinion" of the top court to give presidential reference on the SYL issue". Mr. Badal, meanwhile, launched a direct attack on the State Congress leadership and accused Capt. Amarinder and his colleagues of attempting to become "martyrs" by tendering resignations just before the Assembly polls.

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President-elect Trump not giving up his Twitter: Slams protesters

She said Trump had missed the president's original call as Trump was speaking to supporters in NY, then called him back after leaving the stage. In the aftermath of a bitter campaign, the controversial tycoon sought to unite the country behind his leadership, saying he would "bind the wounds" of the deeply divided nation.

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General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) Given PT Range Of $31-$43

The count of Hold ratings in that period was 1. However with that being said, the numbers don't necessarily spell complete disaster for F and the worries weighing on the firm's shares make Ford stock a relatively cheap income play. (NYSE:F) by 5.4% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Investors of record on Wednesday, December 7th will be given a $0.38 dividend.

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Clinton aggressively tries to shape public opinion on latest Federal Bureau of Investigation email review

If Clinton wins the election, the controversy could cast a cloud over her White House transition. There is now only a week to go until the US presidential election, and a disgraced former NY congressman who has a perverted penchant for sexting pics of his at-attention manhood to young women, the aptly named Anthony Weiner, suddenly has Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton staring at another pickle.

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OPEC balancing act comes against production gains

A new President in the US boosted the value of the dollar but did not alter the price of oil this week as the oversupply continues and the market remains stagnant. Meanwhile, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said the supply overhang could run into a third year in 2017, should OPEC fail to act. "Oil is falling today because of Opec's self-inflicted wounds", said John Kilduff, a partner at Again Capital LLC, a New York-based hedge fund that focuses on energy.

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Russian-declared ceasefire begins in Syria's Aleppo

The army and Russian Federation on Wednesday told rebels they should leave eastern Aleppo by Friday evening, signalling their temporary halt on air strikes in the city, which began on Oct 18, would extend until then. "The temporary humanitarian pause announced by Russian Federation is no substitute for unfettered and impartial humanitarian access and ensuring protection of civilians in the longer term when the airstrikes resume".

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Lionel Messi: Argentina must remain united after Brazil humbling

It could have been a different story if the referee had given a penalty to Argentina when the game was 0-0 and Neymar touched the ball with his hand in the box. Elsewhere Thursday, Copa America Centenario champions Chile had captain and goalkeeper Claudio Bravo to thank for a hard-earned point in a 0-0 draw against Colombia in Barranquilla.

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OPEC points to even bigger 2017 oil surplus as its output jumps

Oil has slipped below $45 a barrel following OPEC's failure last month to agree on output quotas for member countries. "As of October, overall OPEC output had risen for five straight months, led by major additions in Iraq and Saudi Arabia (supply from each is up about 300 kb/d over the period)", the report said.

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Tata Consultancy Services Ltd appoints Ishaat Hussain as Chairman

Tata Sons is likely to ask its operating company to call for an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) to remove Mr. Mistry as a director from its board, said sources in the know of the development. Mistry is Chairman of IHCL. Tata Sons , the holding company for Tata Conglomerate, a group of 100 companies whose interests include steel, Jaguar Land Rover and Tetley Tea, removed Mr Mistry as chairman last month.

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Donald Trump's shock win triggers tumultuous day's trading on global markets

Trade volume in eMini S&P futures was about 17 times the average daily volume, according to a note from Citi. Most polls showed Democratic candidate Clinton ahead of Trump going into the vote and websites that took bets on the victor had put her odds of winning at 80 percent or more.

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New 1000 Rupee Note Will Be Introduced, Says Government

Banks and ATMs were shut on Wednesday to remove old Rs. 500/1000 notes and stock them with lower denomination and new hard-to- fake Rs. 500 and Rs 2,000 currency notes. Banks will remain closed tomorrow and ATMs will also not function tomorrow and in some places on November 10 also. This limit, however, will be increased in the coming days.

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Protesters, peepers gather at White House as Trump, Obama meet

We talked about domestic policy. A large portion of the meeting was spent in discussions on properly staffing up and organising White House operations, he said. For the second night in a row, demonstrators across the country took to the streets Thursday evening and protested the election of President-elect Donald Trump.

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Japan, India sign historic nuclear deal

Earlier on Friday, India and Japan signed the civil nuclear agreement that will boost bilateral economic and security ties and facilitate US-based players to set up atomic plants in the country. The two leaders also underscored the rising importance of the Indo-Pacific region as a key driver for prosperity in the world, according to a joint statement released by India's Ministry of External Affairs.

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India, Japan sign 10 pacts including areas like space, agriculture, infrastructure, railways

It will open the door for collaboration between Indian and Japanese industries in India's civil nuclear programme. A treaty with Japan is also necessary to facilitate the India's proposed acquisition of six nuclear reactors to be located in Andhra Pradesh.

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Michelle Obama & Melania Trump's First Meeting

He's suggesting he may turn to Obama for advice on governing. She didn't have the charm and panache of Barack Obama. They presented a united, bipartisan front by refusing to answer questions from reporters. JOHN YANG: Another part of that foundation? And then if we lose, we learn from our mistakes, we do some reflection, we lick our wounds, we brush ourselves off, we get back in the arena, we go at it.

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Congressional Leaders Say The Trans-Pacific Partnership Is Dead

Neither occurred. Since the election, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) and Sen. " We have worked closely with congress to resolve outstanding issues and are ready to move forward, but this is a legislative process and it's up to congressional leaders as to whether and when this moves forward ", USTR spokesman Matt McAlvanah said in a statement.

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Mexico Hopes to Work With US, Won't Pay for Wall

Nevertheless, Foreign Minister Claudia Ruiz Massieu reiterated that Mexico would not pay for Trump's proposed wall. Mexico is willing to discuss and "modernise" the North American Free Trade Agreement ( Nafta ) with US President-elect Donald Trump's administration but will not renegotiate the pact, Mexico's top officials have said on Thursday (10 November).

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GUILBEAU: LSU to bounce back with close win at Arkansas

I fully expect a different outcome for LSU as they go for "The Golden Boot" this year. Win this and the game with the Tide is for the West Division title and the chance to play in the SEC championship game. I think you'll see them dominate this game. "Can one game beat you twice?" Everyone can want to jump ship at times like that, but you've just got to keep grinding away and getting better.

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Take advantage of Trump win, expand settlements: ex-Israeli minister

Israel claims Jerusalem as its capital, but neither the United States nor the global community recognizes the city - which is holy to three faiths - as such. Trump said he would veto any resolution aimed at an agreement between Israel and Palestine proposed by the United Nations Security Council and said the entire U.N.is "not a friend of democracy" and "surely is not a friend to Israel".

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The battle to buy a smog mask in India's pollution-choked capital

For comparison, Los Angeles - one of the most polluted cities in the USA - has a PM2.5 reading of 74 as of Monday morning. "We have observed that 3 lakh litres of petrol and diesel is burnt in NCT Delhi every day by stationary vehicles in traffic jams".

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House Republicans test Trump on his US-Mexico wall

As soon as Trump returned to the U.S., he reiterated his determination to build the wall and make Mexico pay for it. Mr Trump vowed he would build a massive border wall along the U.S. But for now, markets appear to be betting that the immediate upside of a weak peso outweighs the future uncertainty of NAFTA and the havoc a withdrawal could wreak on automakers' supply chains and costs.

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OPEC deal to face higher pressure with Trump's election

Furthermore, medium-term oil demand is forecast to increase to 99.2 million barrels per day (mb/d), but long-term demand is expected to reach 109.4 mb/d, a downward revision of 0.4 mb/d to OPEC's prior estimates as the cartel anticipates tightening energy policies and alternative energy growth.

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After Indian Hotels, Tata Chemicals board reposes faith in Cyrus Mistry

It was reported that Wadia shifted his loyalties to Mistry camp on Thursday when he led the independent directors of Tata Chemicals in unanimously supporting Mistry's chairmanship. Other groups in the company, which still have Mistry as their Chairman, are expected to follow TCS's example soon. Prior to joining Tata Sons , Hussain was senior vice president and executive director of finance at Tata Steel for nearly 10 years.

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Pence taking over transition effort from Christie

Pence, the governor of IN and a former member of Congress, is not the first vice president to lead transition efforts. The Times reports the transition team is adding 12 members including Stephen K. While Christie was one of Trump's earliest prominent backers, he disappeared from the public eye after the surfacing of the 2005 "Access Hollywood" tape in which Trump bragged about groping women.

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Oil Tanks As Iran 'Claims' To Have Ramped Up Oil Production

And Libya and Nigeria posted the largest increases in October as both countries restored some output lost in previous months owing to violent unrest ("Monthly Oil Market Report ", OPEC , Nov. The International Energy Agency increased its estimate of oil production from countries outside OPEC next year, citing an improved outlook for Russian Federation.

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Pak, Zimbabwe, Australia: Countries that Demonetised Like India

In the evening of November 8, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a surprise announcement in a televised speech that 500 (US $7.50) and 1,000 (US $15.00) Indian rupee banknotes would be withdrawn from circulation at midnight. Anything over and above this value was credited to bank account. Scenes of chaos were reported from nearly everywhere, including Hyderabad, Mumbai , Kolkata, Chennai, Bengaluru and Chandigarh.


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