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Palestinians slam proposed Israeli bill to 'legalise settler homes'

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked and Education Minister Naftali Bennett of the Jewish Home party brought the so-called Regulation Bill to a vote Sunday despite efforts by the prime minister to delay, and repeated statements from Mandelblit that the legislation runs contrary to worldwide law and would be indefensible in the High Court of Justice.

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Money taken from people to clean banks' balance sheets: Congress

Like any other common person, Hira Ba waited for her turn and when her turn came she walked into the bank and exchange old currency notes worth Rs 4,500. Let all political parties debate it and come to a conclusion. In the long run, this will also regularise political funding in the country, he said.

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CEMEX SAB de CV (CX) Upgraded by HSBC to "Buy"

It has twelve month low of $11.02 and twelve month high of $17.33. 5887444 shares were traded during the last session. The stock has a market cap of 43.24 Billion. EPS estimates indicating constrictive facts, the current year from sell-side analysts, Price to current year EPS stands at 102.90%, and looking further price to next year's EPS is 24.40%.

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Germany's Steinmeier in Turkey to promote human rights, press freedom

I as the president have said we will be patient until the end of the year. "When it comes to human rights and the rule of law, Turkey has developed further and further away from Europe", Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz claimed ahead of the ministers' meeting.

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AAA Nebraska predicts big increase for Thanksgiving travel

All told, 1.2 million Washingtonians will be counted in the ranks of the one out of seven Americans who are traveling far and wide during the very busy Thanksgiving holiday travel period. AAA's travel projections are based on economic forecasting and research by IHS Markit, which first teamed with AAA in 2009 to jointly analyze travel trends during major holidays.

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More Georgians To Hit The Road For Thanksgiving This Year

Rhonda Wilson, with AAA Texas, said, "Most Texans will reach their Thanksgiving Dinner tables by taking a tried and true holiday road trip". The remainder will either fly (a 1.6% increase to 3.69 million Americans) or take another mode of transportation (a slight increase to 1.44 million travelers), like cruises, buses or trains.

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ICC prosecutor: United States forces may have tortured in Afghanistan

Prosecutors from the International Criminal Court (ICC) today revealed that the results of a preliminary probe have suggested the United States likely committed war crimes during the occupation of Afghanistan, saying that the probe suggested troops and the Central Intelligence Agency tortured at least 61 detainees.

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Boris Johnson says European Union should 'shoulder more' of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation cost

But defence analyst David Perry of the Canadian Global Affairs Institute said the reality is that Canada and most of the other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members have not been pulling their weight, and that it may be time to start doing so.

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Report suggests more Canadians are using food banks

Alberta was one of the hardest hit areas with Food bank use in the province was up by 17 per cent year-over-year as the price of oil plummeted and job prospects dried up. "Many refugees land in large urban centres where the cost of housing can be very high". Food banks are doing their best to deal with the problem, but there must be a better way.

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Nabors Industries Ltd. (NYSE:NBR), American International Group, Inc. (NYSE:AIG)

The last trading range of the stock ranges between $11.76 and $12.35. NBR has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Sell-side analyst recommendations point to a short term price target of $14.11 on the company shares. The stock of Nabors Industries Ltd. (NYSE: NBR ) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, September 21 by Argus Research. The company has a market cap of $3.83B.

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Trump win doesn't change carbon price plans: Trudeau

As president, Trump will have executive authority to remove the United States from any trade deal . Following the announcement of Trump's victory on Tuesday evening, Canada's official citizenship and immigration website experienced a server crash due to the number of people applying for immigrant status.

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This Year's World Energy Outlook Report Highlights Vast Global Energy Landscape Transformations

Flexibilities in the global gas market, supported by a doubling in trade of LNG, propels forward the role of natural gas as a catalyst for a major transformation in the global energy system over the next few decades, members of the press heard.

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Why George Soros Doubled His Stake in Barrick Gold Corp

Several other large investors have also bought and sold shares of the stock. During its last trading session, Stock traded with the total exchanged volume of 14.92 million shares. As General Manager of Donlin Gold, he will be relocating to Anchorage, Alaska, and will report directly to the Board of Donlin Gold LLC, equally represented by the owners, Barrick and NOVAGOLD.

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Broker Review: Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS)

The rating firm issued a Buy rating to this company in a research note released on Nov 09, 2016. Oasis Petroleum Inc. closed its last trading session at $12 with the loss of -2.58%. Citigroup Inc. raised Oasis Petroleum to a "strong-buy" rating and raised their price target for the company from $14.00 to $17.00 in a report on Friday, August 5th.

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Dollar jumps as concerns ease on Trump presidency

After an initial shock, global equities rocketed on news Trump had beaten Hillary Clinton, with investors hoping for business-friendly policies and measures to boost the USA economy, a key driver of world growth. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.2 percent, with Korean shares.KS11 off 0.5 percent. The biggest losers on the FTSE 100 were driven by earnings results, with Sainsbury's tanking by almost 7% after posting a 10% fall in half-year profits and ...

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Anger grows in India as banks struggle to swap banned notes

Majority are near empty or empty. India's cash crisis stretched into its third day as ATMs ran dry and people stood for hours in long lines to exchange their now-defunct notes. People could be seen queuing outside the ATMs in various markets as early as 8am, though many ATMs were operational by afternoon. It was also announced that banks and ATMs will be closed for public transactions on Wednesday and Thursday and will reopen only on Friday with new currency notes and smaller denomination ...

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PM Modi directs steps to disburse more money in rural India

Huge queues are being seen outside bank branches to exchange the old notes or withdraw money from ATMs across the country. Despite some marginal improvement inthe situation when compared to the last week, long queues in front of banks and ATMs continued to be the order of the day across Tamil Nadu.

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Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) Expected To Report $0.54

In case of Revenue Estimates, 26 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Cisco Systems , Inc.as 12.33 Billion. Similarly, the company's last 5 years high P/E ratio is 17.46 and low P/E is 10.54, whereas, the industry's and sector's high P/E for the past year is 77.24 and 29.48 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 13.62 for the industry and 12.08 for the Sector.

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Two Movers inside Traders Radar: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF)

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. was founded in 1847 and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Cliffs Natural Resources from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $6.50 price objective on the stock in a report on Monday, October 3rd.

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US stocks finish level as tech losses cancel out bank gains

The Nasdaq composite sank 18.72 points, or 0.4 percent, to 5,218.40. Technology stocks have been weak since last week's election, and they fell further Monday as investors wonder if Donald Trump's policies as president will hurt their sales in China and other markets overseas .

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Analyst EPS Predictions Coverage: Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. (NYSE:SBH)

Macquarie Group Ltd.'s holdings in Sally Beauty Holdings were worth $150,593,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. The company's stock has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 6.7 percent, a Return on Equity (ROE) of 32.8 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 7 percent.

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Investor's Alert BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT), AngloGold Ashanti Limited (ADR) (NYSE:AU)

The mean price target for the equity is at $40.21 while the highest price target suggested by the brokerage firms is $47.00 and low price target is $36.00. The rating score is on a scale of 1-5 where 1 stands for strong buy and 5 stands for strong sell. Also, insider David Hudson Weaver sold 10,909 shares of BB&T Corp .

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John Key plans to raise climate change with Donald Trump

He became the highest-ranking US official ever to visit the South Pole. This is true for the Paris Agreement, the Sustainable Development Goals and recent achievements on mitigation. Speaking at a meeting in Marrakech , Mr Kerry said he believed that United States commitments would not be reversed. Seemingly unfazed by President-elect Donald Trump's campaign promises to yank the USA out of the Paris pact on global warming, a Chinese delegate says he expects the new administration to stay ...

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President-elect Donald Trump visits White House and U.S. Capitol

The world is watching the transition of power as President-elect Donald Trump prepares to lead our nation. And Trump's team will start creating policy teams that will work out of government-provided offices near the White House. Trump called the meeting "an honor". Earnest said that Michelle Obama understood the anxieties of "living inside a museum" like the White House and noted that it could be a "difficult transition" for families.

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Latest Analyst Consensus For Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG)

Analyst recommendations and estimates are for informational purposes only and should be used along with a number of other factors when considering an investment position. The PEG ratio represents the ratio of the price to earnings to the expected future growth rate of the company. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share.

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Shares Momentum: Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE:RAI), Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM)

Newmont Mining Corporation P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0 and Forward P/E ratio of 17.72. Mackie raised Newmont Mining Corp. from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, October 31st. In other Newmont Mining Corp. news, EVP Scott P. Lawson sold 1,500 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, October 25th. The dividend payout ratio (ttm) amounts to 4.17 percent and the beta ratio has a value of 1.77.

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Cash shortage continues, ATMs remain dry

The new Rs 2,000 note and Rs 500 note introduced yesterday in banks have features that make them easier to track and hard to forge. "The bank officials are now saying they only have notes of Rs 2000". Despite government's claim that all ATMs would start functioning from today, the reality was that a lot of them were without cash. Many people managed to get cash after failing to do despite repeated visits to the bank yesterday and a wait of upto four hours and more in queues today.

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What Wall Street is saying about American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO)

The Company operates in the segment of American Eagle Outfitters Brand (AEO Brand) retail stores, Aerie by American Eagle Outfitters retail stores and AEO Direct. The report will be for the fiscal Quarter ending Oct 2016. (NYSE:AEO)'s latest quarter, EPS moved to $0.23 from $0.22 in preceding quarter and revenues reached at $822.59M compared to $749.42M.

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Trump speech helps global stock markets recover some early losses

After the open of trading in NY, U.S. stocks were roughly flat, though they rose by the early afternoon. Taser also said CFO Dan Behrendt will be leaving the company to pursue other opportunities. The yield on benchmark 10-year Treasury debt fell back in Asian trading to 1.995 percent, compared to its US close of 2.064 percent on Wednesday. That rate is a benchmark used to set interest rates on many kinds of loans including home mortgages.

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Rolling Stone, story author found guilty of defamation for UVa story

Reporter Sabrina Rubin Erdely (left), and Rolling Stone magazine Deputy Managing Editor Sean Woods (far right) walk with their legal team to federal court Tuesday in Charlottesville, Va. Gawker settled with Hogan for $31 million this month. The story about Jackie's rape set off a firestorm at the University of Virginia and in schools nationwide and prompted police to launch an investigation into the alleged assault.

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Forecasters watching Caribbean for possibility of late-season storm

Meanwhile, the system is brewing clouds and showers over the Caribbean, with isolated thunderstorms over Cuba. The disturbance is expected to gradually form with environmental conditions being conducive for development. Since 1852, a grand total of 45 hurricanes and 53 tropical storms are known to have developed in the basin during the month. There have been 13 storms with winds greater than 39 miles per hour to form in the month of December over the past 130 years.

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Prominent Runners: Apache Corp. (NYSE:APA), Digital Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE:DLR)

The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, August 25 by BTIG Research. 08/16/2016 - Federal Realty Investment Trust had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. The expected PDM's profit could reach $60.70M giving the stock 11.57 P/E in the case that $0.41 earnings per share is reported. It has a dividend yield of 3.88%.

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Flu vaccine's effectiveness can be improved, new findings suggest

On Nov. 11, the Grey Bruce Health Unit received laboratory results confirming Influenza A (H3) in a Grey County resident. Doctors say it's not too late to get vaccinated against the flu, although it's takes about two weeks for the vaccine to take full affect.

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'Fantastic Beasts' promising, not yet Potter-magical

The 34-year-old actor - who plays protagonist Newt Scamander in the hotly anticipated movie - is thrilled that the film gets it release date later this week as him and his co-stars aren't so good at keeping the closely guarded details to themselves.

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Multiple people stabbed in Utah high school locker room

The officer used his Taser to subdue the boy and get the knife away from him, Giles said. The episode was over by 7:53 a.m., so there were six minutes between the call and the suspect being taken into custody. It's not known if any students were involved. Those who had gotten to know him reported they had seen no red flags. Kimberly Bird, assistant to superintendent for the Alpine School District , speaks as Orem Police Chief Gary Giles looks on during a news conference after several ...


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