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United Kingdom set for £1bn broadband boost

With the capacity to reach speeds of one gigabit per second, users could potentially download an entire series of Game of Thrones in less than a minute. The new money the government is promising will go to small operators to help cover up to 2 million homes and businesses. The broadband situation here in the United Kingdom has been criticised for some time, with many ISPs relying on the Open Reach infrastructure to deliver fairly low internet speeds at times.

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Tensions mount in Dakota Access pipeline protest

And there is no doubt that President Elect Donald Trump is already an accomplice as he is invested in DAPL". "It was to open up the road so in the daylight the world can see the face of militarized law enforcement and state oppression", Goldtooth wrote.

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Barack Obama Talks About Philotimo and Coming Together

British Prime Minister Theresa May is preparing the United Kingdom for negotiations to leave the trade bloc. U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday said he hoped President-elect Donald Trump could stand up to Russian Federation when needed, and would take a constructive approach to cooperating with Moscow where interests aligned.

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Opposition unites to take on PM Narendra Modi in Parliament over demonetisation

Enter your email below and we will send you a reset link. "It looks like he is far removed from ordinary people's problems". His family was surviving on a total of 1,500 rupees in small-denomination notes from his daughter's piggy bank, he said .

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'Fantastic Beasts' Review: It Will Keep You Coming Back for More

It was also written by J.K. Rowling, the author of the " Potter " movies. He has an incredible sense of whimsy and curiosity, ideal for this man who has taken a trip to the United States to set one of his fantastic beasts free. Whether that means the Fantastic Beasts themselves will keep breaking out of Newt's case in different lands each time out is unknown. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is a welcome return to the wizarding world of Harry Potter , and one of the more ...

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Fantastic Beasts Is, Well, Fantastic

For those of you still grieving the end of the eighth Harry Potter film , Fantastic Beasts will whisk you away to another magical world that you'll never want to return from. Eddie Redmayne arrives on the red carpet at the " Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them " premiere at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center on November 10, 2016 in New York City.

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Second Test: India inch closer to win

India scored 455 in their first innings and England replied with 255. The right-hander was then given out, caught behind on 11 against Ashwin, but managed to overturn the decision on review with replays showing he had missed the ball. Skipper Virat Kohli praised his maturity. The Sky Sports 2 has also broadcast this test match for the people and fans of New Zealand. Man in form Moeen Ali was the next to go for two runs with Ravindra Jadeja getting the wicket.

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Rescuers look under Indian train wreck for bodies; 145 dead

Uttar Pradesh police, the railway police, the National Disaster Response Force, and the State Health Department are all on the scene and are expected to continue the search on Monday. My thoughts are with the bereaved families. Kanpur is a major railway junction where hundreds of trains pass through everyday. Though several trains on the route were diverted and cancelled following the accident, however officials said the track was likely to be made operational on Tuesday.

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Trump, Future Of Trade Deals The Talk Of APEC Summit

The final declaration by the APEC leaders said: "We encourage that all regional undertakings, including TPP and RCEP, remain open, transparent and inclusive and draw on each other". "When it comes to trade, I believe the answer is not to pull back", he said at his last overseas news conference. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and leaders from Asian and Pacific nations - so eager to cement free trade in the region - are leaving an annual summit facing an uncertain future about the movement of ...

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Trump to pull out of TPP on first day in White House

The border wall was one of Trump's signature campaign promises and an extension of an immigration platform that sought to deport millions of people who are in the U.S. His ruling Liberal Democratic Party pushed TPP ratification through the lower house of parliament and had been set to seek final approval in the upper house.

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Black Friday Shopping Takes a Seat at the Thanksgiving Table

After Thanksgiving dinner is over, family members will sort through all the newspaper ads and inserts and plot a shopping strategy that will start before the sun rises on Friday. Get social. To maximize the amount of money you want to save, get on social media and like or follow stores you plan to shop at on Facebook and Twitter .

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Canada retail sales rise in September, boosted by autos

The annual increase slowed to 2.8 percent while, in volume terms, there was a 2.6 percent annual increase after a 1.5 percent monthly decline. Declines were recorded in five subsectors, led by lower sales in the machinery, equipment and supplies and the miscellaneous subsectors.

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US President-Elect confirms withdrawal from Trans-Pacific Partnership

There were also measures to enforce labour and environmental standards, copyrights, patents and other legal protections. Critics of the deal say that it was negotiated in secret and is aimed only at curbing China, which is not part of the pact.

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Advisory Research Inc buys $301872917 stake in DCP Midstream Partners LP (DPM)

The Company provides substantially all of its natural gas transmission, storage and gathering services under contracts with fixed reservation and/or usage fees. The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, November 14th. More recent Martin Midstream Partners L.P. (NASDAQ:MMLP) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: "Martin Midstream Partners L.P.

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OPEC optimistic on output deal with new offer to Iran

Although Saudi Arabia is trying to lead the way to a deal on output, Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro said the OPEC member would finance $2.2 billion from a Chinese credit line to boost production from oil joint ventures with China National Petroleum Corp [CNPET.UL] by around 277,000 bpd.

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European Union condemns Kabul mosque attack

They wouldn't even spare women and children". ISIS claimed responsibility via a statement published by its media wing, Amaq news agency. In its statement, IS said the group's martyr hit a gathering of close to 1,000 inside a "temple of Shiite polytheists" in Kabul and detonated his vest bearing 16 kilograms (35 pounds) of explosives, SITE said.

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SolarCity acquisition puts Tesla ahead of the green energy game

Shares of both companies dropped in the ensuing months. Some critics also argued Musk was using one of his businesses to steady the other. "Your faith will be rewarded", billionaire Musk told SolarCity shareholders after the vote. As yet he has not provided any details on the exact costs of the new solar roof , as soon as we get some more information, we will let you guys know.

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Ireland Rugby Manager Makes Shocking Claim After Fiery All Blacks Defeat

Sexton and Henshaw picked up their respective injuries in the first half of Saturday's 21-9 defeat to New Zealand. Cape Town - Ireland will be without inside centre Robbie Henshaw and flyhalf Jonathan Sexton for their final November global against Australia.

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Fighter jet plan could be imminent: industry

Canada will soon enter into negotiations with the US government and Boeing for the purchase of the interim aircraft. While they haven't announced the cost of the upgrades, Super Hornets were listed at over $80 million in 2013 when the U.S.

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Alexa, clean my house: Neato Botvac adds Echo integration

The smart home is quickly catching on with consumers as many see the convenience of an intelligent connected device through which they can manage their home. A Neato Botvac Connected is required, as well as an Alexa-enabled device such as an Amazon Echo or Echo Dot. The Neato Botvac Connected is S$1011 from places such as Lazada.

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Dolphins beat Rams late to extend win streak

He can play and I'm glad we've got him". It was only the second touchdown for the Rams in three games. "I don't even know", Gase said . Now that the Dolphins have developed talent to help take the pressure off him, he might get his wish.

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Autumn statement: Government to unveil £1bn fibre broadband and 5G funding push

While the Autumn Statement is viewed as being less significant than the Budget, which is normally released in the spring, we can expect the chancellor to announce some significant initiatives that will affect both businesses and individuals, as well as commentary on the likely path of future United Kingdom economic policy.

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Demonetisation move was required to combat menace of black money: Shiv Sena

At a meeting of BJP parliamentary party, PM Modi said the country has welcomed demonetisation and firmly ruled out a rollback. Share your ovn views whether the ban of currencies were courageous move or a big mistake by Modi government. "I am aware you are facing difficulties..." After the announcement, people have been queueing up at banks across the country to get their old high denomination notes exchanged for the new notes.

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AAA: Gas prices to stay low for the holidays

This compares with the national average that has fallen 1.7 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.13/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy .com. " Gas prices contributes", Harris said. That total of those planning a road trip represents an increase of 1.9 percent over previous year. The nation's cheapest gasoline right now is in Oklahoma, which averages $1.85 a gallon, according to AAA .

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Facebook's Serious Fake News Problem Takes A Major Twist

This summer Facebook fired the human team of curators who watched its "trending" news items, leaving its algorithm to sort links. While the Facebook continues to take measures, we believe that Mr. Facebook should know full well now easily fake news can spread across the site; the company itself was a victim of a hoax not that long ago. Technical systems for stronger detection: In order to improve the ability to classify misinformation.

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EPS Estimates Revision Screen: Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX)

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) has a mean revenue estimate for the ongoing quarter ending Dec 16 of $4.22B, according to 10 analysts. They noted that the move was a valuation call. (NYSE: FCX ) puts the stock on today's active list. For the prior quarter revenue for the stock hit $3.33B, with EPS at -$0.02. Freeport-McMoRan had a negative net margin of 58.67% and a negative return on equity of 0.72%.

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Analog Devices sees Q1 results in line with estimates

Global Payments Inc.'s dividend payment track record during the last five years shows that it has paid an average of $0.01 per year to its shareholders, the company had paid dividend of $0.01 per share figure paid 5 years ago. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 10,064 shares of the company's stock, valued at $633,126.24. Similarly, the company's last 5 years high P/E ratio is 27.34 and low P/E is 13.5, whereas, the industry's and sector's high P/E ...

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Notable Insider Trading Activity: American Airlines Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL)

The company now has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 119.30% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 34.90%. The company reached its 52-Week high of $46.49 on Dec 7, 2015 and 52-Week low of $24.85 on Jun 27, 2016. In comparison, the consensus recommendation 60 days ago was at 1.8, and 90 days ago was at 1.67 respectively. The current assessment forAmerican Airlines Group Inc.

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Tyson Foods says CEO will step down at end of year

The business had revenue of $9.16 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $9.38 billion. The company has mean EPS estimate of 1.18 reported by 7 number of analyst for the quarter. Washington Trust Bank increased its position in shares of Tyson Foods by 2.2% in the third quarter. That equals about $5,800 per hour, assuming he doesn't take any time off.

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Demonetisation: 12500 ATMs being recalibrated every day to deliver new notes

Cash-strapped people were seen waiting in frustration as most of the cash dispensing machines ran out of cash within hours after being stocked, while thousands of ATMs are still not functional. Banks have received 3 trillion rupees ($44.4 billion) in deposits in the first four days, the finance ministry said in a statement late on Sunday.

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Chaos reigns in College Football Playoff rankings after wild weekend

If Michigan beats Ohio State . Clemson , Michigan and Washington lost their undefeated seasons, but some might not lose a position in the top four. In two years of the playoff, all the participants have been conference champions and the committee is instructed to give some preference to league champs and head-to-head results when teams are similar.

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Dow Jones Hits Record High

The dollar .dxy jumped to a two-week high of 98.85, while gold pulled back from its highs on Wednesday as investors returned to riskier assets such as stocks. Natural gas lost a penny to $2.62 per 1,000 cubic feet. Tech heavyweights Apple , Facebook, Microsoft and Alphabet were in positive territory premarket.

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Asian shares mixed on dollar, worries on Trump policies

That has particularly given a boost to financial, industrial and health care stocks, while prompting traders to sell consumer goods companies, utilities and phone companies. Germany's Dax and France's Cac indexes were both 1.2% ahead. In the 22 elections going back to 1928, the S&P 500 has fallen 15 times the day after polls close, for an average loss of 1.8 percent.

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How To Score Big On Black Friday, According To An Expert

Thanksgiving Day is hard to imagine without the Black Friday. Bear in mind that Best Buy and Target have reintroduced free, no-minimum-purchase shipping on all orders for the duration of the 2016 holiday shopping season, and that it's common for retailers to offer free delivery on purchases during the holidays, even at the last minute.

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New Chairwoman for Fidelity Investments

Abigail Johnson has been chief executive officer since 2014 and will stay in that role, according to a company spokesman. Reflecting on his almost 60-year career with the company, the outgoing chairman said that while Fidelity has enjoyed much success, the investment management industry is being transformed by changing customer preferences and new regulatory requirements.


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