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Holy "Thwip" - Fans Buzzing About Description of "Spider-Man: Homecoming" Footage

The new trailer was not released online but those who saw it said it was short but jaw-dropping awesome. With the cast and filmmakers all claiming that Homecoming will explore Peter's existence as a modern teen, a Spider-Man flight sequence would be a thematic expression of freedom (or any other metaphor) in the same way that CGI Spider-Man "swinging sequences" existed in Sam Raimi's trilogy, and "Spider-Man POV" existed in Marc Webb's The Amazing Spider-Man.

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Trump, Pence Use Carrier as Example For Future

The $700,000 a year in incentives from in are a drop in the bucket compared to the $65 million a year Carrier has said it would save in labor and other costs by shifting production to Mexico. Earlier this year, Carrier announced it was moving its plant and 1,400 jobs to Mexico, only for part of that plan to change as of this week. The workers in Mexico will be making $2.50-$3 per hour, plus benefits.

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Petition calls for new UK 5-pound bank note to be 'fat

The Bank said the problem "had only just come to light" and it was treating the concerns with "utmost seriousness". Vegan activist Doug Maw, writing for i, said "no vegan, vegetarian, Sikh, Jain or Hindu would knowingly use a product containing tallow" and called the decision to use the substance "unethical, unfathomable and unacceptable".

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Trump nominates Obamacare critic as health secretary

President-elect Donald Trump and his nominee for U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services have doubled down on Republican promises to scuttle the Affordable Care Act (ACA). "Congressional Democrats and the Obama administration blatantly ignored the voices of the American people and rammed through a hyperpartisan piece of legislation that will have a disastrous effect on our nation's healthcare system", he said of Obamacare .

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Big Mac inventor who ran a Pa. McDonald's dies at age 98

All of that, and still, the latest estimates I could find are that McDonald's still sells 550 million Big Macs in the United States each year-nearly twice that if you count every single instance of two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions on a sesame seed bun sold worldwide.

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Only 26 Percent Of Americans Support Full Repeal Of Obamacare, Poll Finds

So they continue to take a chance on not needing health care. "It isn't", said Dr. Irwin Redlener, Co-Founder and President of Children's Health Fund, and the paper's lead author. Just days after President-elect Donald J. Trump picked Georgia Rep. Tom Price, a leading critic of President Barack Obama's sweeping health care law, to head the Department of Health and Human Services, area health care officials are beginning to consider what could happen if the law is repealed.

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Autumn Statement: OBR warns households will 'feel the squeeze'

George Osborne had meant to eliminate the deficit completely and achieve a budget surplus, initially by the end of the last parliament, then by 2020, but repeatedly missed borrowing targets. Hammond said the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) has revised its growth projection for the United Kingdom economy in 2017 down to 1.4% from 2.2% and to 1.7% in 2018 from 2.1%.

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Prime Minister addresses the public at BJP's Parivartan Rally in Uttar Pradesh

Corruption has snatched the rights of the poor, it has been the root of all ills, says Modi at a rally in Moradabad, UP. It has already imposed a monthly limit of Rs 10,000 on withdrawals from Jan Dhan accounts. "Earlier, when a school demanded that Rs 5,000 be paid for admission officially and Rs 50,000 unofficially, an average middle class person had no option but to comply..." For 70 years people queued up for essential items.

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Henry Kissinger Meets With Chinese President Hours Before Trump's Taiwan Call

We on the Chinese side are watching the situation very closely", Xi said Friday, as he welcomed the retired diplomat at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing . Kissinger was among select USA experts - including former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson and Elaine Chao, Trump's nominee for transportation secretary - whom Xi met in February 2012 before taking power.

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Dollar Heads for Longest Winning Run Versus Euro on Trump View

The election of Donald Trump as U.S. president has done nothing to change the Fed's plans for a rate increase "relatively soon", the Fed's Yellen said on Thursday in Congressional testimony. Expectations remain high for the new administration to boost fiscal spending and lower taxes in a move that will likely accelerate inflationary pressure, prompting the Fed to raise rates at a faster pace, Mr.

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WRTV Reporter Refused Credentials for Trump Event at Carrier Plant

In reality, the deal cut by President-elect Trump and Vice-President Pence is a public relations victory for Trump and Pence at the expense of the IN workers who they sold out. The agreement, detailed Thursday by United Technologies Corp. Trump also defended intervening in the company's decision-making. In 2014, the Pence administration awarded $8 million in tax credits to BAE Systems Controls to keep 1,000 jobs at its Fort Wayne facility.

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Carrier gets $7M in tax breaks to stay in the US

On Thursday, Trump followed through on his visit with an announcement that slightly more than 1,000 jobs would stay in Indianapolis . Jeffery Blackford is a Carrier worker who gets to keep his job. Mainstream economists then assure us that, overall, society is better off due lower-cost imported goods and higher value-added domestic jobs, even if a few workers are sacrificed along the way.

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S&P holds South Africa's rating at BBB-, downgrades local debt

S&P said that South Africa's rand-denominated debt was now rated at BBB, down from BBB+, but that its rating for foreign-currency debt remained at BBB-, one notch above junk, with a negative outlook. "Working together as government, business and labour we can overcome the current economic challenges and we must continue working hard and creatively to reignite growth so that jobs can be created for our people", the president was quoted as saying in a statement.

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26 arrested in NYC in $15 minimum wage protests

Jerry Brown signed a bill into law that will lift the statewide minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2022. Declaring today a " National Day of Disruption ", protesters in hundreds of cities across the country are participating in mass strikes and sit-ins to bring attention to the cause.

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OPEC raises the white flag in battle with US

Flowers forecasts Brent to average $55-$60 a barrel in 2017, but cautioned this would "depend on OPEC being very careful to meet the terms of the agreement". "Total combined reduction of 1.8 million barrels per day by Opec and non-Opec represents nearly two per cent of global output and would help the market clear a stocks overhang, which had sent prices crashing from levels as high as US$115 a barrel seen in mid-2014".

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Petition to make Clinton president largest in Change.org history

He ranks 46th out of 58 presidential elections in USA history. This system renders the votes of people living in more populous states less valuable than those of people living in less populous states. Reasoning behind installing the Electoral College was due to the lack of fast communication that made it almost impossible for average citizens to know enough about the candidates to make an informed decision, Cohen contends.

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Cyber Monday breaks sales records with 12% increase from a year ago

Total online retail sales in the United States surpassed $5 billion for the first time, with mobile accounting for $1.2 billion of that figure. One of the tracking company said that the online driving sales during the Black Friday were high compared to last year's sales.

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US Jobless Rate Falls To Nine-Year Low, Payrolls Rise

The jobs report says the US added 178,000 new jobs in November, which is about what economists had expected. Compared with November 2015, Canada gained 183,200 jobs overall - but full-time work fell by 30,500 positions, while part-time jobs piled up an additional 213,700 jobs.

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Judge Allows Recount to Continue in Wisconsin

Lawsuits were pending in Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin , three "Rust Belt" states which bucked their history of supporting Democrats and gave Mr Trump thin wins in the Nov 8 election. The Wisconsin recount is already underway . Stein requested the recount which began on Thursday and had to be done by December 13. Michigan's Attorney General Bill Schuette said in a lawsuit that Stein's "dilatory and frivolous" recount would cost the public millions of dollars and could result ...

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Berkeley says demand down 20 percent after tax hike, Brexit

The firm said reservations, when a buyer pays to take a home off the market, had been down 20 per cent for several months. Berkeley said it is proposing to introduce "flexibility" into its model with payments to be made through a combination of buy-backs and dividends, as opposed to just dividends.

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CNN Producer Caught Joking About Trump Plane Crash, Network Apologizes

While CNN was gathered at the Carrier plant in IN yesterday, waiting for President-elect Donald Trump to arrive to give a speech regarding the deal that kept roughly a thousand jobs in the USA, the crew chose to joke around about a pretty grizzly topic.

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Richard Sherman suggests Cam Newton provoked bad karma

In this game, Wilson wasn't the field general we've come to expect. But to be fair, his offensive line has been beaten up all year and a major problem. "I wanted to honor him, knowing all he did to get me to where I am today". Which makes it a sort of zemblanitous-the opposite of serendipitous-overlap that Gilliam loses his role this week, with the Panthers dropping into town with their own set of dominoes crashing around them.

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Chinese president mourns Fidel Castro

During his campaign, Trump derided President Barack Obama 's new Cuba policy as "weak", and said he would pursue a "better deal" that benefits Washington. "Any person that dies, it's sad enough", Castro said. After 10 years of leadership by Raul Castro, a relatively camera-shy and low-key successor, Cuba has found itself riveted once again by the words and images of the man who dominated the lives of generations.

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After saving some Carrier jobs, Trump turns to Rexnord

The remarks came at a factory of air-conditioning company Carrier in Indianapolis, where Trump said he had brokered a deal to keep 1,100 jobs from being outsourced to Mexico. He said something to the effect, 'No, we're not leaving, because Donald Trump promised us that we're not leaving, ' " Trump said Thursday. "Today's announcement is possible because the incoming Trump-Pence administration has emphasized to us its commitment to support the business community and create an improved, ...

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Daily Ratings & News for Archer Daniels Midland Co

For the ongoing Fiscal Quarter, 9 analysts have an average earnings forecast of $0.84 per share. The company has an Average Rating of 2.18 based on analysts tracked by Thomson Reuters. The market cap of 24874.54 for Archer-Daniels-Midland Company in today's market indicated its current strength, making the company's shares a lucrative one.

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Olympic body loans former Ireland boss Pat Hickey money to meet bail

Mr Hickey's lawyers are now waiting for the money to pass through banking compliance systems so that it may subsequently be lodged to the courts. Pat Hickey's legal team in Brazil has received the €410,000 loan organised by a Kuwaiti politician so that he can make bail.

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Engineer in NYC train derailment that killed 4 sues railroad

The suit also states that Rockefeller sustained several "permanently disabling injuries" including a torn labrum on his left shoulder, compression to his left acromioclavicular joint and post-traumatic stress disorder. Rockefeller, in the Manhattan Federal Court lawsuit, cited "the negligence of Metro-North, its agents. and employees" in the fatal crash. The speed limit on the turn was 30 miles per hour.

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Toll collection to resume across national highways in India

Post demonetization of currency notes of 500/- and 1000/-, Government has suspended the user fee collection on National Highways w.e.f. 09th November, 2016 (17:30 hrs.) to 2ndDecember, 2016 (midnight). Moreover, not just shortage of change but many motorists were seen wanting to pay the toll with larger bills in a bid to exchange them for notes of lower denomination.

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Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRVL) Price Target At $14.946

The stock established a negative trend of -0.91% in last week and indicated rise of 10.18% in previous month. Higher EPS forecast that can be expected in this Fiscal Year is noted at $ and a lower EPS estimate is calculated at $. Airain Limited has 191,828 shares for 0.11% of their USA portfolio. Afam Cap Incorporated holds 247,694 shares or 0.39% of its portfolio. Marvell Technology Group Ltd .

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SL Green Realty Corp. (SLG) Stake Lowered by Macquarie Group Ltd.

Analyst's mean target price for NG is $4.14 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.00. Now the stock earned BUY from 4 analysts. The sell-side target prices range from $26 to $31. Realty Income Corporation (NYSE:O) REIT - Retail has a Current Ratio of *TBA with a Quick Ratio value of *TBA. SL Green Realty Corp.'s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 98.97%.

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Oil prices slide as investors assess what OPEC oil deal can deliver

The game of market share further intensified when Saudi said it would not cut production if Iran and Iraq did not, and that OPEC need not cut production to stabilise prices . Price developments in crude futures over the coming days should provide evidence of the extent of the market's optimism for the deal. Traditionally, disgruntled young people could previously be bought off by being showered with government largesse, but that is harder with oil prices at $50 (£39) per barrel than $100 ...

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Greene King plc (GNK) Given Buy Rating at Beaufort Securities

Greene King plc has a 1-year low of GBX 671.50 and a 1-year high of GBX 985.00. The consensus target price is 963.85GBX with 3 brokers rating the stock a strong buy, 6 brokers rating the stock a buy, 4 brokers rating the stock a hold, 1 broker rating the stock a underperform, and finally 0 brokers rating the stock a sell.

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Dave Zweifel: Good luck on health care, Republicans

Price authored a bill that seeks to replace the Affordable Care Act that was enacted in 2010, according to a report by Robert Pear for the New York Times . But there are questions about what this will do to the individual insurance market in the meantime. Republican lawmakers have complained - along with some in the health care industry - that the law under the Obama administration gave too much authority to the head of HHS to create and expand projects.

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Trump Names Former CENTCOM Gen. James Mattis Defense Secretary

He led Marines into Iraq in 2003 and relieved an officer for not being aggressive enough, an unprecedented move, according to NPR's Tom Bowman. I think you want to send a message that says something like, 'If you don't stop within 48 hours, I may have to turn the matter over to Mad Dog.' Translated afterwards into Persian.

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'Star Wars': Lucasfilm Chief Previews 'Rogue One' and Han Solo Spinoff

Following the relaunching of Star Wars a year ago with The Force Awakens , Rogue One explores new character stories and sets up films that span beyond Episode IX . Moreover, they've been teasing what appears to be a movie with a grittier tone compared to what we've seen in previous films. The Star Wars universe will expand in an unprecedented way when Rogue One: A Star Wars Story hits theaters next month.


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