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Stocks surge following Trump victory

But conciliatory comments from the president-elect helped global stock markets recover a large chunk of their earlier losses. On Wall Street, health care sector companies led the gainers, surging 2.8 percent. However, emerging market currencies were hammered by concerns investors could pull back their funds out of higher-yielding emerging assets and move them back to the U.S.

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Pakistan joins Paris agreement on climate change, becomes 104th country

Surely, these are values we can all agree on. " Climate change is not only happening in far away lands, it is also happening right here in Europe". "Action by the worldwide community will not stop because of the new government of the United States". November 10 was "Cities and Human Settlements" day at the talks, casting a light on a variety of initiatives, including an announcement from the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy promising to develop a platform to self monitor ...

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Trump suggests keeping parts of Obama's health care law

In fact, Mr. Trump told the Journal that a big reason for his shift from his call for a full repeal was his meeting with Mr. Obama, who, he said, suggested areas of Obamacare to keep intact. This would make it hard to repeal parts of the act that protect people with preexisting conditions, those on their parent's plan and the restriction on lifetime maximums.

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Judge: Amazon to reimburse customers for in-app buys by kids

Following this verdict, Amazon will be required to establish a notice-and-claims process, informing parents of their eligibility for reimbursement and issuing refunds. More and more young adults and kids are now beginning to use smartphones. But while these lawsuits (and increased password controls) suggest the end to these unauthorized charges on behalf of your children, it might still be a good idea to keep a lookout on your credit card bill - because those coin purchases sure are tempting.

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Demonetisation: Chaos outside banks, ATMs across India for third day

The second step would be to replenish the machines with new notes. Withdrawals from banks have also been limited to Rs 10,000 (150 US dollars) a day and in ATMs, there is also a withdrawal restriction. One of the primary objectives of cancellation of legal tender character of old series of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes was to check the menace of terror financing through counterfeit currency notes.

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Mistrial: Cincinnati Jury Deadlocks Over Police Officer's Killing Of Black Motorist

DuBose, a 43-year-old unarmed man, was shot during a July 19 traffic stop in Cincinnati . The Cincinnati police trial has attracted demonstrators, including Black Lives Matter activists, outside the Hamilton County courthouse and is among other shootings across the country that have raised debate about how police treat black people, according to CBS News.

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EU Commission President: Trump's Election Poses Risks for EU-US Relationship

The congratulatory sentiments from the continent's top politicians came in varying degrees of enthusiasm - with most leaders expressing a desire to keep close ties with Washington but also warning that it might not be easy. He warned that the EU can not continue to rely on Washington in the long run under a Trump presidency citing that the United States would not be in a position to ensure the security of Europeans.

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Hillary Clinton speech after Donald Trump US Election defeat in NY

WASHINGTON (AP) - Despite losing Tuesday's presidential election, Hillary Clinton appears to be on pace to win the popular vote, an ironic twist in an election in which her opponent repeatedly said the system was rigged against him. In a statement issued after Trump appeared at a NY hotel to celebrate his victory, the group said it has repeatedly expressed concern about what it said were "undemocratic and unconstitutional policies" proposed by candidates, such as banning Muslims from the US ...

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Netanyahu: Israel won't allow Iran to establish itself militarily in Syria

Israel will prevent Iran from establishing a military presence in Syria, and will continue intervening to stop Iran arming Hezbollah and other Shiite militias there, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told his Russian counterpart, Dmitry Medvedev, on Thursday, November 10, in Jerusalem, The Times of Israel reports.

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Final Reuters/Ipsos survey gives Clinton a 90 per cent chance of winning

For Trump to win, he will have to take most of those states. Clinton is telling voters that they don't have to accept a "dark and divisive" future, saying that she doesn't recognize the country Trump describes in his campaign speeches. Clinton's success in Florida depends on heavy turnout among black voters. Meanwhile, Hillary Clinton leaned on the likes of Katy Perry, who performed at her rally in Philadelphia, and Bon Jovi, who took the stage with her running mate, Tim Kaine, in St.

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Trump must work well with Congress

Republicans scored major victories by taking control of the Iowa and Minnesota Senates and the Kentucky House. The Republicans had an easier job defending their majority in the House of Representatives, with major USA news outlets projecting the GOP to keep 239 seats in the 435 member group.

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Minnesota hunters bag nearly 69000 deer on opening weekend

The harvest was up 16 percent in northeastern Minnesota's Zone One, while the numbers were down seven-percent in Zone Two and off 28 percent in Zone Three in the southeast part of the state. The DNR strives to maintain a healthy wild deer population that offers recreational and economic opportunities, while addressing conflicts between deer, people and other natural resources.

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568 vehicles booked for not having PUC; over 50 construction works stopped

It has been described as an "emergency" since off-the-charts pollution levels are threatening a public health crisis. The National Green Tribunal (NGT) earlier int he day on Tuesday banned the construction activities for a week in order to check the alarming rise in Particulate Matter (PM) level in the air.

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EU's Jean-Claude Juncker hits out at Donald Trump's policies

Donald Trump's election as US president poses risks for the relationship between the European Union and the United States, EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Friday. The two leaders said on Wednesday: 'The strategic partnership between the European Union and the United States is rooted in our shared values of freedom, human rights, democracy and a belief in the market economy.

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Trump says willing to keep parts of Obamacare

Trump also told the Wall Street Journal that he would focus on creating jobs through infrastructure projects, protecting American workers by imposing tariffs on outsourced companies, strengthening border control and implementing tax reform, notes Reuters.

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Berkshire Hathaway Hasn''t Sold Any Wells Fargo Shares, Warren Buffett Says

It's an ironic twist , given that this week's stock market rally was fueled by the election of Donald Trump, whom Buffett vigorously opposed. A better objective was to do a better job of distributing the two percent growth that is possible, said Buffett.

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Banks to remain open on Saturday, Sunday

Jaitley said that those who make small deposits in banks have nothing to worry about, but those holding large undisclosed income will face the consequences under the tax law. Banks and post offices have today begun issuing the new series of ₹500 and ₹2,000 notes. The government demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes effective November 8 midnight.

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Hermansville holds march to honor vets for Veterans Day

The national holiday recognized all veterans who served their nation in the armed forces, whether in time of war or peace. "Maybe it's more so now because you have the internet, news stations, and you see what people in the service do". The parade, which started when the sun went down, is sponsored by the City's Community Services Department and American Legion Post 100. The Jacksonville Jaguars will continue honoring veterans during its military appreciation game Sunday against the ...

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Trump meets with Obama White House

First Lady Michelle Obama also met with Melania Trump, Donald Trump's third wife who has said she will pursue a campaign against social media bullying when she assumes the first lady role. Ahead of Tuesday's vote Obama had called Trump , who has never held elected office, "uniquely unqualified" to be president. After the meeting , Trump headed off to meet with Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan and Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell .

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Braves agree to term with oldest player in NL

Colon remained in the rotation all season and led the Mets with 15 wins while producing a 3.43 ERA, and appeared in 34 games during a year when Matt Harvey , Jacob deGrom and Steven Matz saw their seasons cut short due to injuries. The Braves won't expect Dickey to do what he did in 2012, but if he can provide anywhere near 200 innings, the front office will see this signing as a success .

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Trump says he's open to keeping parts of Obamacare

The U-turn comes after Mr Trump met with Obama at the White House on Friday (NZ time), after which he said he favours keeping at least two parts of the Act. The result, according to the Congressional Budget Office , would have been 22 million people losing health insurance. Republicans in Congress used reconciliation to try to undo large chunks of Obamacare in January, but Obama vetoed the legislation.

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Clinton admits 'painful' defeat, offers Trump chance

Melania's dark ensemble was a far cry from the sassy white jumpsuit she wore while Donald made his victory speech on election night. Flanked by her husband, former President Bill Clinton, daughter Chelsea and her husband Marc Mezvinsky, the disappointment and shock were palpable on their faces and in the still-stunned supporters in the room.

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Donald Trump Says He's Willing to Preserve Parts of Obamacare

One of the many agonies of Tuesday night is the idea that much of President Obama's work over the past eight years might be washed away by Trump and the GOP Congress. While the Officer of the Commissioner of Insurance won't have numbers for Obamacare signups in the state until after the enrollment period is over, Wieske advised not to wait until the last minute to get coverage.

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US Embassy in Afghanistan closes after attacks

The Bagram Airfield, about 50 km north of Kabul , has been serving as a main United States military base in Afghanistan over the past 15 years. The Taliban took responsibility for the blast and described it as a suicide bombing that had been planned for four months, the Associated Press reported.

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Stressed Post-Election New Yorkers Vent on Subway Notes

A commuter takes a photo of the " Subway Therapy " wall, Friday, Nov. 11, 2016, in NY. Artist Matthew Chavez has created a way for New Yorkers to find comfort and community after Republican nominee Donald Trump's surprise win in the United States presidential election on Tuesday, and he's done so in an unlikely setting: a subway platform.

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Nigeria 3 Algeria 1

Chelsea player John Obi Mikel combined well with Ogenyi Onazi and Etebo, and their superb combination in the midfield really helped the Super Eagles to win the the match as it allowed Victor Moses to operates freely in the wing. Nigeria has now won six points after from two impressive wins, the first against Zambia . South Africa converted a penalty that should not have been awarded as they beat Senegal 2-1 in Polokwane and trail Group D leaders Burkina Faso on goal difference.

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Emerging markets hit by surging U.S. yields

Developed market equities held their ground. And China weakened its yuan reference rate to beyond 6.8 against the dllar for the first time in more than six years, with analysts warning the unit could drop further. THE QUOTE: "But some analysts urged caution on such optimism, while noting that US markets" being closed later in the day for Veterans' Day may help ease some of the market swings.

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Edgar gets UFC 205 decision win, seeks Brooklyn

UFC 205 at Madison Square Garden will be the biggest live gate for a sporting event ever at the storied Big Apple venue , The Post has learned. Foran certainly knows his way around McGregor's Irish twang, as he can speak it almost to perfection.

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PM vague on resettlement deal under Trump

Turnbull would not say exactly how many refugees would be resettled in the United States, but said women, children and families would be prioritised. Australia's offshore detention policy for "boat people" has drawn widespread condemnation both at home and overseas amid reports of harsh conditions and systemic child abuse.

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Obama hosts Trump at White House for first meeting after election

He said it's important for all "to now come together". Clinton then made a direct plea to "all the little girls" watching: "Never doubt that you are valuable and powerful and deserving of every opportunity in the world and chance to pursue your dreams".

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Facebook Apologises for Accidentally Killing Half of its Users

Pages are usually only memorialized after a user dies and friends or family request the change and provide proof of death. "For a brief period today, a message meant for memorialized profiles was mistakenly posted to other accounts", said a Facebook spokesperson via email.

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Trump Win Clears Way For China to Lead on Climate

On the day of our elections in the USA, during the UN (Conference of Parties) COF22 now underway in Marrakech, the UN News Centre wrote this article about the necessity of civil society to play its vital role in helping governments remain faithful to the commitments they made in the agreement.

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Rights group accuses Iraqi Kurds of destroying Arab homes

He estimates the unexploded bombs could number more than a thousand. BAGHDAD (AP ) - A suicide auto bomber from the Islamic State group attacked Iraqi special forces in Mosul on Saturday, setting off heavy fighting in the northern city.

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POTUS campaigns for Clinton just days before election in Kissimmee

Clinton will deliver speeches in OH and New Hampshire, while surrogates including Bill Clinton, vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine, Senator Bernie Sanders, President Barack Obama and musician Jon Bon Jovi will appear in Wisconsin, Florida, Pennsylvania , Arizona , Michigan and North Carolina.

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USA white working class vaults Trump to victory

Obama , who said he had spoken to Trump on Wednesday morning, promised to make the transition between his administration and Trump's as seamless as possible. Conceding defeat , an emotional Hillary Clinton on Wednesday offered to work with Donald Trump but with a veiled warning to President elect against acting on what were seen as his aggressive stances towards some people like Muslims and immigrants.


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