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New Zealand's Key says China will fill trade void left by US

APEC summits, which gather leaders from 21 Pacific Rim economies, are meant to forge unity on free trade in a region that accounts for almost 60 percent of the global economy and almost 40 percent of the world's population. "I personally think that President Trump will be like chairman of the corporation Trump", he said. He vowed to build a border wall with Mexico to keep out illegal migrants and threatened mass deportations.

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Pence: 'I wasn't offended' by message of 'Hamilton' cast

On Saturday he wrote: "Our wonderful future VP Mike Pence was harassed last night at the theater by the cast of Hamilton, cameras blazing". Vice President-elect Mike Pence says he wasn't offended when he was challenged by the cast of the Broadway hit " Hamilton " and encourages everyone to try to see the sold-out show.

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Turnbull hopeful Trump will eventually accept an Asia trade pact

Obama is leaving Europe and heading to South America to attend the annual Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum, taking place in Lima, Peru . New Zealand Prime Minister John Key said on Saturday that China would fill the void left by the United States if it backs away from promoting free trade in the Asia-Pacific region.

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Kovalev: Decision was wrong

The Associated Press had Kovalev ahead 116-111. "The difference is I'm the headliner now and it feels good. He started to fight like I expected". Last night I found this decision to be so egregious that I swore off boxing forever. Following that, Oleksandr Gvozdyk managed to stop Isaac Chilemba via TKO at 3:00 of the eighth round. Gvozdyk recorded an eighth-round technical knockout when Chilemba's trainer, Roy Jones Jr., stopped the bout.

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PM Narendra Modi Concludes 3-Day Visit of Japan

In a separate document, the two governments included a deal that cooperation would be suspended if India conducts a nuclear bomb test. To pre-empt any domestic opposition, Mr Abe stressed that the pact has included a "legal framework to ensure that India acts responsibly and uses the technology exclusively for peaceful means, which is consistent with Japan's purposes".

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South Korea prosecutors indict friend, former aides of President Park Geun-hye

Choi Soon-sil, Park's friend, and former presidential aide An Chong-bum are charged with abuse of power in pressuring conglomerates to contribute funds to foundations at the center of the scandal. Another ex-aide Jeong Ho-seong has been indicted with leaking classified information to Choi. Park Geun-hye's popularity and election as president stemmed in part from the symbolic connection to her father, who is still revered by older generations.

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Five killed in London tram derailment

Mike Brown, the commissioner of Transport for London, said: "I am devastated for the families and friends of those who have lost their lives and those who have been injured". Wednesday's accident was the greatest loss of life in a British rail accident since seven people were killed and 76 were injured when a high-speed train from London came off the tracks at Potters Bar station in 2002.

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Silver Prices Fall to More Than Five-Month Lows

SK hynix, a global chipmaker, edged up 0.24 percent to 42,000 won. At 10.24 pm, while BSE Sensex was down 0.17 percent at 26,180.78, 50-share index Nifty was trading at 8,066.65, down 0.16 percent. MARKET INSIGHT: "There's still a degree of nervousness here but it's mainly in relation to what Donald Trump will do as opposed to what the Fed will do", said Shane Oliver, head of investment strategy at AMP Capital in Sydney, referring to the USA president-elect's big promises to cut red tape ...

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Oil rises on Saudi optimism over OPEC deal

The rally fizzled out, however, after a strengthened US dollar adding to renewed questions about the likelihood of a formal agreement. At the September meeting, OPEC agreed on modest, preliminary, oil output cuts in the first such deal since 2008, with special conditions given to Libya, Nigeria and Iran , whose output has been hit by wars and sanctions.

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Donald Trump says he's 'fine' with the legalisation of same-sex marriage

He said that if the decision is overturned, the issue will be returned to the states. As for Trump , when asked if he thought it was okay if a woman would have to leave the state to get an abortion, he responded: "It's got a long way to go".

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Russell Westbrook thunder dunk seals much-needed OKC win over Houston Rockets

If there were a mystical championship belt for the greatest offensive season in National Basketball Association history, who would own it? Both are threatening The Big O's magical 1961-62 season. This is the first time I've had a chance to spend time with the family. A putback by Enes Kanter with 1:35 left in the third quarter tied the game at 80.

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Jones: Demoted Romo still has role

Against his own self-interest, he admitted rookie quarterback, Dak Prescott, has earned the opportunity to lead the Cowboys after leading them to an 8-1 start. But part of the reason Dallas won't have an open competition at quarterback in the middle of the season is the importance of making sure Prescott gets enough repetitions.

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VW to Cut 30000 Jobs (VLKAY)

That's still less than the 6 per cent by 2021 targeted by rivals Renault and Peugeot Citroen. Spending on R&D and staff across VW's automotive operations has been growing for years with the need to overhaul the cost base dating back to before the diesel emissions scandal broke 14 months ago.

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The Southeast Is on Fire

There hasn't been a significant wildfire in the Lake Lure area in a long time, so the forest floor is thick with flammable material, and falling autumn leaves are encouraging the flames to spread, said Victoria Tillotson, a spokeswoman with the North Carolina Forest Service.

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Banks grapple with huge rush, most ATMs run dry

The government meanwhile eased restrictions on cash withdrawal by farmers and families in the middle of marriage and sowing season and at the same time more than halved the limit for currency exchange to Rs 2,000. "Considering the cash availability, (for) the business entity having current account for past three months, the limit has been increase to Rs.50,000 per week to pay wages and meet sundry expenses", he said.

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Fantasy sports sites FanDuel and DraftKings agree to merge

The companies said the merger would allow greater investment in "growth opportunities and an accelerated path to profitability ". The merger could also help the continued regulatory battle FanDuel and DraftKings face. Eccles said the merger would also help rather than restrict competition in daily fantasy sports. Both companies have experienced hardships recently, as lawmakers have labeled them as illegal gambling sites and lawsuits have found both companies experiencing financial ...

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State unemployment rate falls again to hit 3.2%

The last time the MA unemployment rate hit 3.3 percent was in April 2001, according to the state labor department. Virginia's nonfarm payroll employment in October increased by 4,900 jobs from September and by 67,300 jobs from a year ago in October.

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New Zealand begins rescue of tourists stranded by natural disaster

Kaikoura, a popular base for whale-watching, was completely cut off by massive landslips following the tremor. "We're looking to do as many flights as we can out of Kaikoura today. "It's heartening to see overseas partners so willing to alter their plans and offer their assistance", Defence Minister Gerry Brownlee said, adding that the worldwide vessels were Canada's HMC Vancouver, Australia's HMAS Darwin and the USA destroyer USS Sampson.

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Drought kills 102 million trees in California

They favour leaving the trees that need to be cut down on the forest floor to decompose and serve as wildlife habitat. Scientists say five years of drought are to blame for much of the destruction. From 2010 to 2014, 11 million trees died, which was more than doubled in 2015 with the additional 29 million tree deaths, the survey said. Officials have suggested turning the trees into lumber or burning them for electricity.

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Donald Trump outlines healthcare plan including Obamacare repeal and abortion

Trump is sending signals that his approach to health care is a work in progress. Trump also says that Bill Clinton subsequently called him to congratulate him and that Clinton described Trump's win as "one of the most unbelievable he's every seen".

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US Fed poised to increase the interest rates in December meeting

Retail sales volumes jumped by 1.9 percent on the month in October after edging up 0.1 percent in September, data released by the Office for National Statistics showed Thursday, nearly double the highest forecast in a Reuters poll of economists.

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Ford Denies Trump's Claim that Auto Plant Planned Move to Mexico

Having already erroneously claimed that a Michigan Ford plant was on the verge of moving to Mexico, the President-elect is now claiming that he saved Ford jobs in Kentucky. After Trump's tweets, the company acknowledged for the first time it had been considering moving production of the MKC to Mexico, allowing the plant to boost output of the Escape, one of its hottest models.

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Ondo Guber: Buhari storms Akure for APC's Akeredolu

The president said, "Keeping yourselves under this scorching sun shows that you are disciplined and am very proud of my party the way it conducted the last primary election". "Not giving federal appointment to any indigene from this kingdom is not deliberate". The Chairman of the APC Governors' Forum, Rochas Okorocha, while speaking at the rally, said efforts were made to stop Mr.

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JK Rowling's magic is back

Rowling series that takes place in the same wizarding world as Potter, but decades before the Boy Who Lived was ever conjured up. " Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them " just hit the screens and these are what "Harry Potter" fans would surely recognize on the new saga.

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Foam 'blob' leaks from airport hangar and spreads in Santa Clara

The foam filled an entire building before eventually oozing out into the street and filling the 300 block of Martin Avenue. The fire suppression system is created to fill the building with foam in order to stop the fire, but there was no fire at the building, according to authorities.

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Pacific leaders defend trade against Trump tide

In his kickoff speech from Peru he said the best response to rising protectionism would be for APEC's 21 members to negotiate a free trade area encompassing the entire Pacific Rim. Chinese attendance at the APEC meeting was its largest ever and regional delegates said China would take the lead on trade if the US turned toward protectionism.

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PM Modi launches Pradhanmantri Awaas Yojana (Gramin) in Agra

PM added, "My thoughts are with the bereaved families". Shri Modi said that NDA Government has initiated several steps for the welfare of people across the country. "They are honest citizens and our efforts will help them". "This decision on currency notes was not taken to trouble anyone". "The five hundred and thousand rupee notes ceasing to be legal tender has adversely affected those in fake currency rackets and narcotics".

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Trump Settles Trump University Fraud Case for $25 Million

Donald Trump took to Twitter Saturday morning to comment on the $25 million settlement in the Trump University fraud case... that has yet to be approved by the court. After his victory over Democratic challenger Hillary Clinton, Trump's lawyers attempted to delay the trial, originally scheduled for November 28, until after the president-elect's nomination.

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Donald Trump to Pay Settlement of $25 Million in Fraud Cases

A trio of suits brought by former students in NY and California alleged that the Trump training program - which was not an accredited college or university, and operated from 2005 to 2011 - fleeced students by tricking them with aggressive marketing.

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Crude instability mounting before proposed OPEC meeting

Hamed Al-Zobaie, Iraq's deputy minister for natural gas affairs, will represent the country in Doha, according to a spokesman from the oil ministry. The optimism is centred on renewed hopes that the producer group OPEC might agree to limit the amount it pumps, thereby addressing a supply glut and low prices.

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Vast shale oil field in Texas could yield 20 billion barrels

The term "continuous oil " refers to unconventional formations like shale , in which the oil exists throughout the formation and not in discrete pools. Conventional oil production has been practiced in the region since the 1920s, but shale deposits have been mostly left untouched until recent years.

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Pacific rim leaders to debate future of trade post

While campaigning, Trump went as far as calling the Asian giant America's "enemy", accused it of artificially lowering its currency to boost exports, threatened to impose tariffs of 45 percent, and pledged to stand up to a country he says views the United States as a pushover.

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Police say Oklahoma airport shooter was ex-employee of Southwest Airlines

He says police received reports of a possible second victim, but authorities have not yet found that person. Travelers wait at a police checkpoint at Will Rogers World Airport , Tuesday, Nov. Southwest Airline officials said Buie quit in 2015 after refusing to take an alcohol test. She says the airline is focused on supporting Winchester's family and other Southwest employees following the shooting.

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Canaccord Genuity Indicates Potential 100% Increase In Shares Of Aminex PLC

The stock of TT Electronics plc (LON:TTG) is a huge mover today! BLT has been the topic of several other research reports. John Laing Group PLC (LON:JLG) has been assigned a consensus rating of "Buy" from the six analysts that are now covering the stock.

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CAL THOMAS: GOP won, Democrats lost; deal with it

Mr. Trump said, unlike many Republicans, the vast majority of Republicans, he said that he will not cut Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid. Sanders promised that he and other members of Congress will hold Trump to his words. "Does that mean she and I are going to agree on every issue?" "If those promises turn out to be hollow ... we will not only oppose his economic policies, we will expose those hypocrisies as well", Mr.


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