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US Election: Clinton's lead over Trump now over 2m popular votes

Failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's lead in the popular vote over president-elect Donald Trump has surpassed two million votes as ballots are continued to be counted across the country. In Pennsylvania, Clinton lost to Trump by about 70,000 votes, more than a full percentage point, significantly over than the 0.5% mark that would have automatically triggered a state-wide recount.

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Promising Alzheimer's Drug Doesn't Help Dementia Patients

Yet another company, Prothena, witnessed its shares fall 10 percent , based on its scientific focus on the role of amyloid. Shares of Biogen Inc ., which also is developing an anti-amyloid drug, fell 4%. The financial cost of the failure is high. According to the news release, the company expects to write-off $150 million in the fourth quarter alone.

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Cabinet mulls 60% income tax on unaccounted deposits post demonetisation

The meeting is also likely to take a call on a new "deposit scheme" so that all the banned notes are deposited. Sources said the government may come out with a deposit scheme or an instrument like bond where the cash savings in the banned notes could be deposited.

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Nimble Storage Inc. (NMBL) Releases Q4 Earnings Guidance

The business had revenue of $102 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $101.99 million. Nimble Storage had a negative return on equity of 97.66% and a negative net margin of 40.53%. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has 0% invested in the company for 910 shares. Also, Director William John Schroeder acquired 5,000 shares of Nimble Storage stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, September 21st.

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String of storms to bring mountain snow for Thanksgiving, Apple Cup travel

Later in the day - around 4 p.m. - there's a chance for light rain. Temperatures are milder in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 miles per hour. Friday and into Saturday , an upper level trough cruises east and spurs an area of low pressure right off the southern New England coast. Partly cloudy.

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Thanksgiving is top day for home cooking fires

The message to take away from the mannequin challenge video is simple: Carefully move into action when necessary and don't leave your stove unattended, said Jason Rhodes, spokesman for the department. No one was injured at this fire. "At Thanksgiving we tend to have multiple items cooking on the stove", said Chief Ken Pimlott, CAL FIRE Director. Damages were estimated to be $1,000.

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Merkel could announce bid for fourth term this week: Conservative party

Speaking ahead of one-on-one talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and following the meeting with Obama and others Friday, May said the leaders were "united in our condemnation" of the violence in Syria , and agreed on the need to keep up pressure on Russian Federation.

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I have 'great respect' for 'unfair' New York Times

As well, he has said that there are elements of Obamacare that he might keep, and speculated that the wall he wants to build along the Mexican border might be more of a fence, at least in places. - Said he saw no problems in working out any potential conflicts of interest between his companies and his White House post. "It's Trump's opinion , his angle, his team, without allowing anyone from the outside - whether a journalist or the public - to question it".

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NHL expansion team gets a name: Vegas Golden Knights

Fans chanted Foley's name when he stepped to the podium to make the announcement. Bill Foley , left, owner of the Las Vegas NHL franchise, speaks during an event to unveil the name of the franchise, Tuesday, Nov. Why did they go with " Vegas " instead of the full city name? That being said, this is coming from a guy who cheers for a team named after a type of leaf and whose mascot is a polar bear.

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Hillary Clinton's lead in popular vote nears 2m

To put that popular-vote margin into perspective, Al Gore's popular-vote lead over George W. Bush in 2000 - when Bush won the Electoral College - was 547,000 votes. Among other states where the vote was close, only Florida could flip the election. He even won states such as MI and Pennsylvania, states Democrats previously counted on to deliver the White House.

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Britain urges Pakistan, India to resolve Kashmir crisis

Both sides accuse the other of initiating the firing along the Line of Control , which separates the Pakistan- and India-controlled parts of Kashmir. However, Aziz Thursday said Pakistan has briefed the British delegation about increase in tension on the LoC as he stressed the need for dialogue with India "otherwise these issues would become more serious".

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'Phoney' war over as top job is linked to Mitt Romney

Romney said as he left the clubhouse after a almost 90-minute meeting. The campaign said Cristie and Trump had a "productive discussion" Sunday on law enforcement and domestic security. Last week, Trump held a meeting at Trump Tower with three business partners building a Trump property south of Mumbai. Trump will be required only to disclose financial interests, including assets and liabilities.

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Russia Agrees To Oil Output Cuts; Kazakhstan Still In Talks With OPEC

Oil prices rose on Thursday as expectations of an OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) deal to limit production outweighed evidence of global oversupply and rising inventories, particularly in the US. "There remains event risks from USA inventory reports in addition to non-OPEC members' stance that could jeopardize the current recovery pace of oil prices", Pan said.

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India, Switzerland ink deal to share bank account details

Automatic Exchange of Information, along with Black Money and Imposition of Tax Act, 2015, is expected to serve as a deterrent for tax evaders. Sushil Chandra, Chairman of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) and Gilles Roduit, Swiss deputy chief in India, signed the pact between the two countries.

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UK Economy to Grow More Slowly Than Forecast, Says Treasury Chief

The Secretary to the Treasurer Simon Kirby conceded the number was an "eye-wateringly large figure". Hammond's first update on the government's economic plans received a mixed response from the British press, with Brexit-supporting newspapers including the Daily Mail claiming that forecasts of continued, albeit reduced, economic growth were a signal that the United Kingdom would emerge from its break with the European Union unscathed.

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Hillary Clinton's popular vote lead now surpasses 2 MILLION

This is bitter sweet for Clinton and her supporters since Electoral College votes are what decides the outcome of a presidential election. Aside from his backing away from investigating Hillary Clinton, Trump offered softened views on climate change and torture that were a far cry from his heated campaign rhetoric.

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Oil prices remain high on uncertainty over OPEC-led production cut

Tariq Zahir , an analyst at Tyche Capital Advisors , echoed the sentiments of his doubtful colleagues by stating, "There's going to be some cut, but is Saudi Arabia really going to take the lion's share of the cut?" "Our view is that it is a 50-50 tossup, and it is not now factored into our balances", the French bank said in a note .

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Safety Experts Warn of Thanksgiving Fire Hazards

As the turkey is lowered into the fryer, it explodes into flames setting the house alight - in a stark warning to people this November holiday. Make sure you have working smoke alarms. When a splash of hot oil hits bare skin, it sticks to it, continuing to cook the vulnerable flesh beneath. Step Seven: You need some very good cooking gloves and a way to put the turkey in the oil while you are a safe distance.

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Shareholders give green light to $2.6B merger of Tesla, SolarCity

With Tesla's solar roof , solar tiles are integrated into the roof and are almost indistinguishable from high-end roofing options. Tesla's solar shingles are expected to become available by the end of 2017, so if you're in need of a new roof, mark your calendar.

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Zika birth defect may only become clear months after birth

It says the findings show the importance of early neuroimaging for infants exposed to Zika virus prenatally and the need for comprehensive medical and developmental follow-up. Numerous adults in this study had changes to certain spinal and facial nerves. Anthony Costello, MD, the WHO's director for maternal, newborn, child, and adolescent health, said health officials anticipate 1,000 more microcephaly cases to be confirmed in Brazil among the more than 3,000 that are still under ...

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Number of flights from Dublin Airport cancelled as airline pilots strike

The pilots' union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) has organised 14 strikes since April 2014. Initially, the strike was scheduled for November 23 alone, but the pilots union made a decision to extend it after two courts rejected the airline's attempts to block industrial action, reports in global media said.

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Veeva Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:VEEV) Expected To Report Earnings On Tuesday

They issued a "neutral" rating and a $43.00 target price on the stock. Number of analysts are covering this stock and now stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 4 analysts of Thomson Reuters, 3 analysts given HOLD rating to the stock and 1 given UNDERPERFORM rating to GameStop Corp.

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President-elect Donald Trump indicates U-turn on climate change, jailing Hillary Clinton

Trump added . In a memorable exchange during the debates, Clinton pointed out that Trump has previously described climate change as a Chinese-backed hoax to destroy the American economy. It is not clear " how much , " and what he will do about it " depends on how much it's going to cost our companies ". An Asian-American with little previous foreign policy experience, Haley was the first woman to be picked for Trump's cabinet, injecting a measure of diversity in a group that until now ...

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Britain is being battered by Storm Angus - but we haven't felt it

Kent police said a woman, 39, died in hospital after being airlifted by a rescue helicopter from the sea off Folkestone and police in South Wales were today still searching the River Ogmore for missing pensioner Russell Sherwood, 69, after a vehicle number plate was recovered.

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Father of injured Dakota pipeline protester says she may lose arm

Kelcy Warren, CEO of pipeline developer Energy Transfer Partners, told The Associated Press last Friday that he made a verbal offer to reimburse the state for policing costs during an earlier conversation with Gov. "We have been collectively organizing for us to go", said state Rep. -elect Diego Hernandez of East Portland. One protester, 21-year-old Sophia Wilansky , was severly injured and might lose her arm.

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Russian Federation may revise its plans for increase of oil yields in 2017

Russian Federation is reportedly still unsure of how to freeze oil production as there has been no agreement among leading producers such as Iran, Iraq and Saudi Arabia on output curbs, Reuters reports citing unnamed industry analysts. "But I do so knowing that in the $150 billion that we manage, that risk is acceptable", Pouyanne said, in a speech about energy and geopolitics. Russia's position "has remained unchanged and consistent", Novak said Thursday.

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Russian Federation may revise its plans for increase of oil yields in 2017

Russian Federation is reportedly still unsure of how to freeze oil production as there has been no agreement among leading producers such as Iran, Iraq and Saudi Arabia on output curbs, Reuters reports citing unnamed industry analysts. "But I do so knowing that in the $150 billion that we manage, that risk is acceptable", Pouyanne said, in a speech about energy and geopolitics. Russia's position "has remained unchanged and consistent", Novak said Thursday.

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Oil companies shoulder pain of downturn with lower output

Earlier on Thursday Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak said that the freeze of oil production for Russia is equivalent to a reduction of production by 200-300,000 barrels per day, as it deprives companies' ability to increase production in accordance with their 2017 plans.

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Oil companies shoulder pain of downturn with lower output

Earlier on Thursday Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak said that the freeze of oil production for Russia is equivalent to a reduction of production by 200-300,000 barrels per day, as it deprives companies' ability to increase production in accordance with their 2017 plans.

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Oil companies shoulder pain of downturn with lower output

Earlier on Thursday Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak said that the freeze of oil production for Russia is equivalent to a reduction of production by 200-300,000 barrels per day, as it deprives companies' ability to increase production in accordance with their 2017 plans.

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Oil companies shoulder pain of downturn with lower output

Earlier on Thursday Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak said that the freeze of oil production for Russia is equivalent to a reduction of production by 200-300,000 barrels per day, as it deprives companies' ability to increase production in accordance with their 2017 plans.

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Watch List Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR), Nuance Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN)

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank's holdings in Frontier Communications Corp. were worth $6,575,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. The projected growth estimate for the next quarter is -500 percent. In addition, the company offers switched access services that facilitate other carriers to use the companys facilities to originate and terminate their local and long distance voice traffic; satellite TV video services; and a range of third-party communications equipment to ...

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China Seeks to Seal Regional Trade Deal as TPP Falters

United States participation in the TPP is central to the success of the pact, which represents some 40 per cent of global GDP and a quarter of world trade. In question period, the Conservatives said the Liberals should be in talks with the other TPP countries to build a new deal. Conservative environment critic Ed Fast was the trade minister when the TPP was completed.

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2016 holiday travel up over previous year

Today's national average price for a gallon of gas is $2.15, 10 cents more than the average price on Thanksgiving a year ago ($2.05). "We are always concerned in large travel periods and concerned when you have large gatherings of individuals".

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Airline seeks court order to end cargo pilot strike

A lawyer representing ABX said the OH judge had granted a temporary restraining order late Wednesday requiring the pilots to return to work. In August, the company unveiled the first "Prime Air" Plane, one of 40 Amazon is leasing from ABX's parent company and another cargo airline over the next two years.


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