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Crude oil falls on renewed doubts over OPEC-led production cut

The continuing questions around Iranian and Iraqi production don't make a deal impossible next week, the delegates said, asking not to be named because the talks are private. OPEC's own estimates of supply and demand also show that the Algiers agreement would barely drain a record oil surplus next year without the cooperation of non-members such as Russian Federation, the world's largest energy exporter.

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South Korean leader to face investigation after political scandal

South Korean prosecutors have confirmed they will question under-fire President Park Geun-hye over allegations of corruption which span more than four decades. "The face-to-face questioning of President Park should be conducted by this Tuesday or Wednesday at the latest". "The questioning of the president is most likely to take place later this week".

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Dow hits record; U.S. yields, dollar at multi-year highs

But as strong as the technology sector has been in recent days, it seems to represent only part of a broader story of market optimism, with other US stock indexes, such as the S&P 500 and Russell 2000 indexes, also demonstrating gains. Toronto's TSX Composite index, which on Monday hit 15,000 for the first time since June 2015 extended gains and ended up 0.4% at 15,100 after hitting an intraday high of 15,112.65.

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Make Christmas Great Again: For $149, Trump sells the bauble

However, according to the Trump camp, the objective of the ornament is meant to be the candidate's contribution to "the Christmas spirit". Make the yuletide great again. The collectible brass ornament is, according to Trump's website, " sure to make any tree stand out " - although depending on your family, not necessarily for the right reasons.

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Hammond says can sustain high debt because of market credibility

About half of that - £58.7 billion - is a direct outcome of Britain's decision to leave the European Union, according to the OBR, which blamed factors including lower migration, slower productivity growth and higher inflation. Some analysts said they were surprised the chancellor chose, in the face of significant extra borrowing, to loosen fiscal policy further by funding a series of infrastructure projects.

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Hammond says can sustain high debt because of market credibility

About half of that - £58.7 billion - is a direct outcome of Britain's decision to leave the European Union, according to the OBR, which blamed factors including lower migration, slower productivity growth and higher inflation. Some analysts said they were surprised the chancellor chose, in the face of significant extra borrowing, to loosen fiscal policy further by funding a series of infrastructure projects.

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Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians hospitalized

He's anxious to get out and get back to work. "That's what I do". First things first: Bruce Arians is going to be OK. He stated that Arian's hospitalization was a wake-up call. "He's a terrific competitor as a coach, so I'm glad to see that he's doing fine. It probably was the best for all of us that we didn't see it". "But, at the end of it, you just try to do the best that you can, knowing that you're trying to manage yourself so you're at your best for the team".

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Unfazed by Trump, German business climate remains steady

As one of the world's largest exporters, however, there is growing angst about what the British decision to leave the European Union and the election of Donald Trump in the US might mean to trade agreements. "German business, for now, appears uninfluenced by the USA election of Donald Trump as president", Ifo head Clemens Fuest said. The Ifo index suggested the economy has performed fairly well so far in the fourth quarter, Capital Economics analyst Jack Allen said.

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New England Patriots Players Defend Fans Following Pete Carroll Diss

Wilson, with time, threw across the field to a wide-open Doug Baldwin for the touchdown. New England won't be facing a completely healthy Seahawks unit Sunday, but the Patriots will be matching up with the highest-ranked defense they've seen since Brady's return.

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Stifel Nicolaus Indicates Potential -10.9% Decrease In Shares Of Headwaters Inc

Highbridge Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in Headwaters during the third quarter valued at approximately $226,000. Headwaters Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Sg Americas Securities's portfolio.Arizona State Retirement System reduced its stake in HW by selling 100 shares or 0.26% in the most recent quarter.

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OPEC to debate oil output cut next week but Iraq, Iran hesitate

OPEC is trying to bring its 14 member and non-OPEC producer Russian Federation to agree on a coordinated cut to prop up the market by bringing production into line with consumption. The strong dollar, in which oil is denominated makes crude more expensive for holders of other currencies and thus can lower demand. Abadi's comments are the clearest indication so far that Baghdad will support an OPEC plan to cut production when it meets on November 30 in Vienna .

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Major Airlines: United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) Position of the day

United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE:UAL)'s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 0.61, whereas its price to book ratio for most recent quarter sits at 2.64. Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited is a Canadian-based gold producer with operations in Canada, Finland and Mexico, and exploration and development activities in Canada, Finland, Mexico and the U.S.

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Netflix's 'Gilmore Girls' revival is nearly everything fans wanted from it

Actors Alexis Bledel and Lauren Graham attend the premiere of Netflix's "Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life" at the Regency Bruin Theatre on November 18, 2016 in Los Angeles , California. Or are they still like Rory, who will be struggling to find her way professionally despite being off to such a great start when the series ended nearly 10 years ago? But if you want to spend time with your family member who is ignoring you, go for it! Sherman-Palladino says what is great about writing for ...

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Government cancels raising ATM withdrawal limit to Rs 4000 a day

With regard to rural areas, he said the cash holding limit for 120,000 banking correspondents (BCs) has been increased to Rs.50,000 and banks have been given flexibility to increase this limit on case to case basis. The ATM limit has also been increased to 2,500 rupees, however it will be disbursed only by the re-calibrated ATMs. "Considering cash availability, (for) the business entity having current account for past three months, the limit has been increased to '50,000 per week to pay ...

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Savannah Resources Plc (SAV) Rating Reiterated by Beaufort Securities

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, January 4th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. On Tuesday, November 17 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Buy". Canaccord Genuity upgraded Premier Oil PLC (LON:PMO) rating on Wednesday, August 26.

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7 survival tips for Black Friday

The pre-Christmas sales bonanza - previously a 24-hour affair that has become the UK's biggest shopping day - has seen most major retailers start their Black Friday deals nearly two weeks early with deals on everything from electric toothbrushes to holidays overseas.

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Stock market nears record high after election

Markets had been jittery in recent weeks over the prospect of a Trump administration. Stock futures fell and bonds rallied as markets feared Donald Trump could pull off an upset and take the White House. Gold miner Randgold Resources rose 5% or 340p to 7,115p, while Antofagasta climbed 52.5p to 641.5p. However, the muted reaction on Wall Street to Trump's victory resulted in shares in Europe paring back big losses run up earlier in the trading day.

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The Black Friday 2016 Holiday Shopping Roundup

Not all stores will open their doors a day early on Thanksgiving. The good news this year is that the public is pushing back against shopping on Thanksgiving Day . Disney has many Black Friday 2016 online deals for people of all ages. Some repeat discounts will be deep, but given that some products are now another year older - and in the case of electronics and appliances, there may be newer models - shoppers might have expected retailers to up the ante with even lower prices.

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Obama says he may defend ideals if 'necessary'

Obama earlier used the final public event of his last foreign trip as commander in chief to offer some veiled advice to Trump, cautioning that "you shouldn't ignore the past, you should learn from it". Xi and Obama acknowledged "the uniquely consequential nature of U.S". He said that with the possible opposition of the incoming USA administration of Donald Trump to the TPP, the APEC economies – which include 12 of the countries participating in the TPP – should now focus on moving forward ...

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Deutsche Bank Downgrades Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF), Lowers Price Target

Mizuho cut their price target on Abercrombie & Fitch Co. from $21.00 to $19.00 and set a neutral rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, August 25th. On Thursday, September 1 STAPLETON CRAIG R bought $176,500 worth of the stock or 10,000 shares. A year ago the company's sales were $1.11B. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink .

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Many Thanksgiving travelers hoping to leave politics behind

Tidwell, spokeswoman for AAA Mid-Atlantic. Avoid the holiday rush by flying out early or even on Thanksgiving morning. "Right now gas is so cheap in Texas and we're having great weather so we're expecting more cars than usual on the roads this Thanksgiving week", said Adele Lewis, Public Information Officer for the Texas Department of Transportation.

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Two Sigma Securities buys $1999211 stake in Sirius XM Holdings (SIRI)

According to First Call, the consensus price target for the company is $4.89. The 1 year EPS growth rate is -0.70. While looking at the Stock's Performance, Sirius XM Holdings Inc. After earnings, they may be busy sifting through the earnings report and updating future company projections. Sirius XM Holdings's dividend payout ratio is presently 30.77%.

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What We Know About Betsy DeVos' Views on Education

In this January 8, 2015 photo, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley along with her family, husband Michael, daughter Rena, and son Nalin sit for a portrait in the drawing room of the Governor's Mansion, in Columbia, S.C. This story will be updated. In a 2013 interview with the Philanthropy Roundtable , she said, "I'm most focused on educational choice". Lily Eskelsen García , president of the National Education Association, said that DeVos has "consistently pushed a corporate agenda to ...

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Markets Right Now: Dow, S&P 500 set records; Nasdaq slips

The main indexes closed mixed Wednesday, with the Dow and small caps reaching record highs. Caterpillar CAT.N rose 2.7 percent to $96.16, while the Dow transportation average rose .DJT 0.8 percent. American Express Co. led advances among financial shares as as the yield on 10-year Treasury notes surged. MAKING BANK: Higher bond yields are linked to higher interest rates, so the rising yields helped bank stocks turn higher.

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United Kingdom ambassador to U.S. meets May after Trump backs Farage for job

The New York Times reported Tuesday that during their meeting, Trump asked Farage to oppose the offshore wind farms that could obstruct the pristine views from one of his two Scottish golf courses, raising questions, as the Times puts it, about Trump's "willingness to use the power of the presidency to advance his business interests".

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6th child dies after Chattanooga bus crash

The bus had cameras, but they're so damaged, the NTSB can't download footage yet. The bus driver, Johnthony Walker , 24, has been arrested on charges including vehicular homicide, reckless driving and re. Chattanooga middle-schooler Armanie Bryant said: "They didn't get to live their lives". Durham School Services CEO David Duke said in a YouTube statement that the company, which runs the bus service, was cooperating with the federal and local investigations.

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Central Bank reduces deposit requirement for first time buyers

First-time buyers will now be required to provide a minimum deposit of 10 per cent of the value of the house they are seeking to buy. The Central Bank has announced a major change to its mortgage deposit rules for first time buyers. "Today's changes to the mortgage lending rules have torpedoed the government plan for a Help-to-Buy Scheme". In light of this, Sinn Féin's Pearse Doherty TD has called on the government to scrap the help-to-buy scheme because it would now "bring us dangerously ...

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Britain's economic growth forecast revised down as Brexit effect takes hold

The vote to leave the European Union "will change the course of Britain's history", Hammond told the House of Commons. He told MPs that the British economy had "confounded commentators at home and overseas with its strength and its resilience" since the Brexit referendum in June, however.

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Rupee crashes, nears August 2013 closing low against dollar

The last time the value of Nepali rupee had plunged to this level was on March 1, when the exchange rate stood at Rs 109.77. The Reserve Bank of India on Wednesday fixed the reference rate for the rupee at 68.47 against the United States dollar and at 72.7844 for the euro.

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Trump's cabinet picks: We've made 'a couple of deals'

Among his scheduled visitors: former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who ran against him in the Republican primary, longtime ally Newt Gingrich, the former speaker of the House of Representatives, and Oklahoma Gov. Senator Jeff Sessions for attorney general, U.S. Representative Mike Pompeo as Central Intelligence Agency director, and retired Lieutenant General Michael Flynn as national security adviser.

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Trump chooses racial conciliator in United Nations pick Nikki Haley

Cutting across party-lines, Indian-Americans in the USA has hailed President-elect Donald Trump for nominating Nikki Haley as U.S. envoy to the United Nations. Haley's office did not return request for comment. When she gave the GOP response to President Obama's State of the Union address past year, Haley criticized the "angriest voices" within national politics and their "siren call" to voters, a line widely seen as a not-so-subtle shot at Trump's campaign.

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Rio Tinto launches $5 billion cost cutting drive

The group's shares have gained more than 35 percent over the past year, and are up by some 55 percent in the year-to-date. Besides selling Alcan, Rio Tinto is also aiming to have US$5 billion (A$6.8 billion) fresh cash flow over the next five years through a new productivity drive , The Australian reports.

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Crazy-Good Cyber Monday Sales You Can Shop in Your PJs

Store opens at 6 a.m. Friday. Now that Thanksgiving is only few hours away, the biggest question in everybody's mind is what time does Walmart open on Thanksgiving? That shift to online shopping has put more pressure on stores to offer deals good enough to bring people out into the cold.

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Online shoppers take the madness out of Black Friday

By looking at Walmart's Black Friday Ads , shoppers are beginning to think about the experience of going to Walmart store. In my continued search to save you time and money, the key to saving a lot of cash this Black Friday is knowing what retailers have planned for Cyber Monday .

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ABX pilot strike impacts DHL, Amazon shipments

The union will make a decision on how to proceed next week, she said. The ruling clears a major obstacle for Amazon heading into its first holiday shopping season since contracting with ATSG and another carrier to operate a fleet of cargo planes to shuttle inventory around the country.


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