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Prince Harry blushes at PM's honeymoon invitation

The Prince Harry may well have sought a way to the less vehement that savings to his girlfriend Meghan Markle on media harassment that hit her like a tornado three weeks ago, it seemed nearly a given that he would escape no curiosity about their love story, during his two-week tour in the Caribbean.

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US Army Corp of Engineers: Dakota Pipeline to be re-routed

Protesters celebrate their great victory at Standing Rock Sioux Reservation . The Morton County Sheriff's Department said Tuesday it would block delivery of supplies to protesters at the Oceti Sakowin camp. Pipeline operator Energy Transfer Partners did not immediately respond to a request for comment. However, Dakota Access LLC has its own cross claim against the federal government and could file additional claims after Sunday's decision.

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Activists at Standing Rock rejoice: Dakota Access Pipeline will be rerouted

She said being in North Dakota, her main concern was the tribes water resources and safety. He said he is encouraged law and order will be restored next month "when we get a president who will not thumb his nose at the rule of law". They now hope the project gets stopped entirely before a new plan under a new administration gains traction. But Vermont Senator and former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders praised Sunday's decision, saying, "I appreciate very much President Obama listening ...

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Alberta jobless rate hits 9%, highest since 1994

Analysts had expected job growth of about 170,000 with the unemployment rate holding steady at 4.9 percent , near a nine-year low. At the regional level, the western province of Alberta, hit in the spring by massive forest fires and a drop in oil production, lost 13,000 jobs last month, with the unemployment rate jumping 0.5 point to 9 percent.

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Markets Right Now: Dow briefly tops 19000 for first time

The S&P 500 is up 22.82 points, or 1 percent. A 0.6-percent drop in healthcare stocks, which had a sharp run higher following the November 8 USA election, contributed to the general weakness in US shares, with Eli Lilly last down 13 percent ahead of the Thanksgiving Day holiday on Thursday and an early market close on Black Friday.Gains in European industrials and energy shares buoyed stocks in the region, while financials weighed on the STOXX 600 index as Italian banks were again under ...

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China weighs response to Donald Trump's tweet storm

Tensions between the two major world powers seemed to get tenser after his speech. The US President-elect has attacked China after he was criticised by Beijing over his recent telephone conversation with Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen, reports said on Monday.

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Army Corps blocks easement route of Dakota Access oil pipeline

Authorities will move from the north end of the Backwater Bridge by 4 p.m. Sunday, they said , if protesters stay south of the bridge in the Oceti Sakowin camp, where thousands are camped out in protest against the four-state, $3.8 billion pipeline, and come to the bridge only if there is a prearranged meeting with law enforcement.

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Romney under 'serious' consideration for Sec. of State

Mr Trump said on Twitter. "I think there are huge advantages to Rudy Giuliani frankly", Gingrich, the former GOP House Speaker told reporters in Trump Tower in New York City, according to The Hill . And if the president-elect is serious about protecting American values, interests and allies around the world, he should appoint Mitt Romney secretary of State.

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Italy hit by market volatility after referendum defeat

Mr Renzi said her would formally notify his cabinet of his resignation on Monday afternoon, before tendering his resignation to the Italian president. Mr Renzi is - was - one of a diminishing number of politicians in Europe who seem to believe this. "We must listen to this thirst for freedom of nations and protection".

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After defeat in referendum, Matteo Renzi to resign as Italian Prime Minister

So I do not expect a free fall in the euro in the near term, " said Minori Uchida, chief currency analyst at the Bank ofTokyo-Mitsubishi. France's far-right National Front Leader Marine Le Pen also welcomed the news as part of her euroskeptic agenda, saying: "The Italians have rejected the European Union and Renzi".

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Kinder Morgan pipeline boss calls for peaceful protest

So I'll continue to make that case. The actions were filed in May after the National Energy Board recommended the federal government approve the project. "If for some reason, five years from now, it's not built, I suspect we would be in a position to revisit that issue - and I suspect we wouldn't be the only people to do it", she said.

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U.S. crude futures extend gains on production cut deal

Analysts also believe that other producers such as U.S. may produce more oil due to the increasing prices . Less than 48 hours after Kachikwu's remarks, Brent crude, the worldwide benchmark for oil, rose by over $2 to $54 per barrel on the Global market.

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Trump criticises China over currency, South China Sea

Donald Trump In Cincinnati [Image by Evan Vucci/AP Images] Reuters reports that Chinese state media has been quick to cite Donald Trump's inexperience as the cause of the diplomatic incident. "All he did was receive a phone call", Conway told reporters Sunday at Trump Tower in NY. Trump's unusual call with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen prompted China to lodge "stern representations" with the "relevant USA side" on Saturday.

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Niki Lauda expects Mercedes to replace Nico Rosberg quickly

If Mercedes want the finished article then former world champions Sebastian Vettel or Fernando Alonso would be obvious choices. Newly-crowned F1 champion Rosberg, who clinched his maiden world title only six days ago in Abu Dhabi, stunned the sporting world on Friday by revealing his retirement from the sport with immediate effect.

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Oil falls as Iran and Iraq shy away from output freeze

An agreement to cut oil production within OPEC countries would reduce the current numbers by more than one million barrels per day. IEA Director Fatih Birol told Reuters on Thursday that even if production is cut, higher prices could prompt USA shale oil drillers to massively increase their own output.

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Milford's Andrews, USC are NCAA Div

I thought we did a great job battling back and creating opportunities. In the final seconds of the half, Gordon controlled a Bianca St. Georges feed with her back to goal, then turned to shoot, Prudhomme saving. Around the 20th minute, WVU was able to finally find its rhythm in the match. The play began with sophomore defender Easther Mayi Kith , who sent the ball to Lawrence.

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Panel's playoff picks came down to Washington vs. Penn State

Big Ten champion Penn State missed the playoff despite its 38-31 victory against Wisconsin on Saturday and a victory against Ohio State earlier in the season. And the fancy party trousers playoff committee went in the safe and widely-predicted direction: Alabama, Clemson , Ohio State and... So the Tigers will wear the home jerseys in University of Phoenix stadium instead of the Buckeyes.

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Tsunami advisories lifted after Japan natural disaster

In its latest update, Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) clarified that there was no tsunami damage expected but warned that the sea level would change slightly. The plant's reactors have been suspended. Naohiro Masuda, head of TEPCO's decommissioning unit, said he believes that the pump was shut off automatically by a safety system as the water in the pool shook.

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USA unemployment lowest in nine years as job creation continues

The Labor Department attributed the 0.3% drop to a decline in the number of unemployed persons, which in November fell by 387,000 to 7.4 million. But those new jobs aren't evenly spread out across the economy. For a year now, Fed officials have said they expect job growth to slow as the economy nears full employment. Their exit helped lower the labor force participation rate to 62.7 percent - the lowest since June - while the ratio of employment to the entire population held steady at ...

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PMI drops sharply post demonetisation; lowest in 16 months

The November PMI reading reflects a further decline in output and new orders, although at slower rates, IHS Markit said. Investec's Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) of activity in services moved up to 56 from 54.6 in October. The government has said organic growth remains relatively weak, and analysts believe a boost from prices will be short-lived without a corresponding increase in demand.

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AWS launches dedicated VMware and public sector partner programmes

Rackspace has been an APN Advanced Consulting Partner since the launch of Fanatical Support for AWS in October 2015. "Being among the first to be recognized in the new AWS Service Delivery Program and AWS Public Sector Partner Programs highlights Datapipe's deep experience helping businesses and government agencies successfully move their business to AWS".

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Utes to play IN in Foster Farms Bowl IN Santa Clara

The team will be led by new head coach Tom Allen, formerly the defensive coordinator. "Our team is thrilled to play in the Foster Farms Bowl", IU Vice President and Director of Athletics Fred Glass said in a release from IU Athletics. 5 Penn State and No. 6 MI. They lost the 1990 Peach Bowl to Auburn and won the 1991 Copper Bowl against Baylor. The Utes went 8-4 in the regular season, including a win over No.

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Cyber Monday sales again break record

Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come to be the two biggest shopping festivals following Thanksgiving every year but Cyber Monday only caters to online shoppers while Black Friday offers are both online and in stores. Reports have also suggested that advertisers spent 32.3% more for Web Prospecting products on Black Friday and 30.2% more on Thanksgiving compared to 2015.

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Donald Tusk says no expat deal before Article 50

He says however the MPs argument about the commission causing anxiety is “very interesting.the only problem being that it has nothing to do with reality”. A new survey suggested the German Chancellor is likely to come under pressure from her country's voters to take a tough line with the United Kingdom in the Brexit negotiations.

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Unemployment Drops to 4.6%, Lowest Since 2007

The decline was partly due to a drop in the labor force participation rate, which officials have expected to begin falling again because of an aging population with more retirees. That would be slightly better than the initial estimate for October's job gains of 161,000. 2, 2016, the USA government issues the November jobs report.

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Malaysia slams Myanmar over Rohingya 'genocide'

Addressing the participants, the Malaysian Prime Minister urged Asian neighbors, United Nations and the world to step up their pressure to stop the violence. Much of Myanmar views the Rohingya as illegal immigrants from Bangladesh, even though a lot of them have lived there for generations. The six Myanmar and three foreign commissioners, on their second trip to Rakhine, met community leaders, local government representatives and Muslims from camps for displaced people in the state capital ...

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Malaysia slams Myanmar over Rohingya 'genocide'

Addressing the participants, the Malaysian Prime Minister urged Asian neighbors, United Nations and the world to step up their pressure to stop the violence. Much of Myanmar views the Rohingya as illegal immigrants from Bangladesh, even though a lot of them have lived there for generations. The six Myanmar and three foreign commissioners, on their second trip to Rakhine, met community leaders, local government representatives and Muslims from camps for displaced people in the state capital ...

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Samsung considers split, tweaks shareholder return plans

According to Reuters , Elliott Management submitted proposals in October urging Samsung to initiate a split into a holding company and one for operations. In what's good news for Samsung stock, the company has begun to comply with some of the measures that worldwide investors have been calling for, specifically by raising its dividends and planning to return any cash in excess of 70 trillion Korean won (US$59.8 billion) to shareholders.

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US Presidential election recount set to begin in Wisconsin

Republican President-elect Donald Trump won by 10,704 votes over Democrat Hillary Clinton. All election recounts must be completed by December 13, according to federal law, while the electoral college will meet December 19 to formally elect the next president.

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Highly Traded Stock: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE:FCAU)

Wetherby Asset Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV by 0.5% in the second quarter. The Company operates under the Abarth, Alfa Romeo, Chrysler, Dodge, Fiat, Fiat Professional, Jeep, Lancia and Ram brands.

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Trump takes fresh swipe at China after controversial Taiwan call

Trump's call with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen on Friday triggered a diplomatic protest from China and raised questions about whether the Republican president-elect might be signalling a change to US policy. "We believe this is not what Trump wants". Chinese officials said Saturday it violated decades of protocol because the United States has acknowledged Beijing's claim that Taiwan is part of China.

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Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) Analyst Opinion

The company reported its EPS on 11/01/2016. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE ) belonging to the Medical sector has declined -2.12% and closed its last trading session at $31.46. Investors of record on Friday, November 11th were issued a $0.30 dividend. (NYSE:PFE) was released by: Fool.com and their article: "Is Pfizer Inc.'s 6.4% Drop in October the Beginning of a Long Downtrend?" with publication date: November 07, 2016.

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Far right rejected in election as Austria goes green

The 72-year-old Van der Bellen is running as an independent candidate but is supported by the Green Party, where he previously held top-level positions. But Austria's top court annulled the results and ordered a repeat due to irregularities. He's told Al Jazeera, prior to the election, polls projected a victory for the far-right.

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New cross-border stock link widens access to China's Nasdaq

Hong Kong , a former British colony, has always been used by Beijing as an offshore outpost for dealings with foreign companies and investors. The market response was muted in early trading, with the Shenzhen All Share index down 0.4 percent while the Hang Seng edged up 0.1 percent.

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OPEC boosts global oil price with dramatic output cut

If the deal is fully observed, it could shift the market into a deficit as early as the first half of next year. The announcement of the deal on Wednesday had led to a more than 10 percent rise in prices for Brent crude oil futures, the Global benchmark for oil prices.


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