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Apple's future lies beyond the iPhone

The home button has a new "taptic engine" that helps make responses faster. "At $159, that feels like a big risk to take". The phone is splash- and dunk-resistant, without making it obvious. The latter lets you zoom 2x as close optically without losing any image quality as compared to digital zoom , which uses software to enhance an image.

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(SD)-Dakota Access Protest Turns Violent

The administration must halt the issuance of an easement until the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe can have the opportunity to ensure the protection of its waters and sacred places. He urged tribal members to avoid traveling to or doing business in the area. According to the Bismarck Tribune , Governor Jack Dalrymple's office issued a statement telling protesters to participate in activities in a peaceful and lawful manner.

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US Bank Wells Fargo Fined $185m For Opening Illegal Accounts

The thousands of employees terminated by Wells Fargo included managers and were dismissed over five years, said Mary Eshet, a bank spokeswoman. Wells Fargo has agreed to pay the CFPB's fine, along with another $85 million to the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the city and county of Los Angeles, without admitting or denying the allegations.

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Key Indian equity market indices open flat

The BSE benchmark Sensex fell almost 72 points to slip below the 8,900-mark in early trade on Thursday owing to increased selling in various counters by participants in recent gainers. On Wednesday, the Sensex was down 51.66 points, or 0.18 per cent at the closing. Among Asian markets, China's Shanghai Composite was trading flat, while Japan's Nikkei added slight gains.

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US oil rises nearly 3 pct on large inventory draw

Most of the countries involved are already producing as much as they can, making a pledge to keep output flat irrelevant. On Monday, Russia and Saudi Arabia signed a pact agreeing to work together to help balance the oil market but giving little detail on possible action to help eradicate a global glut.

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Gary Johnson: Who's Harriet Tubman... and What Is Aleppo?

Former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson, who tops the Libertarian Party presidential ticket, runs to the stage at a Saturday campaign rally. Unlike other outlets, America's newspaper of record actually messed up on what Aleppo is, while mocking Johnson for not knowing it .

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Turkey's Erdogan proposes Syria no-fly zone to US, Russia

The deal depends on the two sides agreeing to closer military coordination against extremist groups operating in Syria, something the Russians have long sought and the USA resisted. Negotiators failed to work through differences, and the talks have ended for now. Earlier, refuting reports that China did not extend a warm welcome to the U.S.

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Sikkim Cleanest State, Gujarat Ranks 14th: NSSO Survey

Mandi in Himachal Pradesh has earned the tag of being the cleanest district in the hilly areas of rural India, whereas Sindhudurg in Maharashtra has been named the cleanest among districts in plains, according to a report released by Drinking Water and Sanitation Minister Narendra Singh Tomar.

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Uncertainty for staff at Felixstowe office of South Korean shipping line Hanjin

Major U.S. ports are forecast to handle 1.61 million 20-foot equivalent units this month, down 0.6 percent from the same month past year, according to the Washington-based trade organization. "There aren't alternatives. You can't order these ships to go to some other port; they are quarantined". But behind the scenes, manufacturers and shipping companies are working to determine how they're going to get cargo around the globe, with one of the biggest shipping companies out of the picture for ...

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Wells Fargo to pay $185 mn over bogus accounts

Wells Fargo employees opened roughly 1.5 million bank accounts and about 565,000 credit card accounts that may not have been authorized by consumers, according to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, which cited figures from the bank's own investigation that reviewed accounts from 2011 to 2015.

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Oil, gasoline inventories plunge; crude prices rise

The market expectation was the crude oil inventories to increase by 0.23 million barrels, while crude stocks rose 2.28 million barrels in the previous week. Crude inventories fell 14.5 million barrels for the week ended September 2, compared with expectations for an increase of 225,000 barrels, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said on Thursday.

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British Airways check in problems, will not be resolved soon

Passengers were given handwritten boarding passes while the check-in system was down. This prompted rumours of an IT glitch being the culprit for the delays, and BA later confirmed it was the source of the problem to ITV News . It did not comment on social media reports of major delays at airports in San Francisco, Washington D.C. and Atlanta. This has been a hard summer for airlines, many of which have had to contend with technical problems that lead to delays, cancellations and ...

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South Korean President: North Korea Conducted Fifth Nuclear Test

A statement from the South Korean military also said that an artificial tremor, registered as magnitude 5.0, had originated from Punggye-ri in northeastern North Korea, where the North has conducted its four previous underground nuclear tests.

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European Central Bank keeps interest rates unchanged

Attention now turns to ECB President Mario Draghi's 1230 GMT news conference, where he will unveil fresh economic forecasts and will likely offer clues about the bank's future course. Gold held a decline after the European Central Bank downplayed the need for more economic stimulus and USA filings for unemployment benefits unexpectedly dropped.

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Global stocks slip, euro rises in wake of European Central Bank decision

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A gauge of global equity markets fell modestly and the euro strengthened on Thursday after the European Central Bank fell short of market hopes for a dovish tone regarding its bond-buying program. And it could also provide "helicopter money" - giving cash directly to households to increase spending. The decision was widely expected after early data suggested the eurozone held up well to the initial shock of Britain´s June vote to quit the European Union, with employment ...

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Key ruling on Dakota Access Pipeline due by end of Friday

The tribe argues the project threatens water supplies and has already disrupted sacred sites. Energy Transfer Partners , the Texas company building the pipeline, says it will increase the nation's energy independence and that it is a safer means of transport than rail.

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Specter of rate hike takes luster off gold

Looking at the front end of the USA yield curve, fed fund futures suggests that investors are turning more hawkish after Ms. Yellen's comments at Jackson Hole, stating that case for a rate hike has strengthened in recent months as U.S. It bought 102.30 yen, up from 101.77 yen in USA trade and well up from the 100.45 yen in Asia earlier Friday, while the euro was down more than a cent at $1.1192.

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Yes Bank stock slumps after private placement of shares worth $1 billion

Shares of India's fifth-biggest private sector lender by assets fell to Rs 1,328.25 on Thursday, compared with the QIP's range of Rs 1,350-1,410. "The QIP is now opened across the world and we expect investors from across the world to participate".

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Republicans lash Obama over cash payments to Iran

Democrats denounced the title as "incendiary". European officials handed off the first payment of $400 million in cash to Iran on January 17, only after Iran agreed to release the USA hostages following an evening of negotiations that included Secretary of State John Kerry, officials said.

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South Dakota tribe files lawsuit over pipeline

He says speeds will be reduced to 25 miles per hour in some areas and troopers will be performing extra patrols on the road. The company also said it didn't destroy any evidence or important historical sites, and it questioned the veracity of Mentz's declaration, claiming that six of the sites he identified are directly over the existing Northern Border natural gas pipeline that parallels the Dakota Access route "and could not possibly be original artifacts".

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Super Mario to make iPhone debut

So, how exactly will Super Mario Run work, given mobile devices don't have the traditional input system of consoles? Super Mario Run will launch in December on the iOS platform, but will eventually come to Android as well next year, Miyamoto revealed during an interview .

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UN Security Council meets on NKorea missile tests

South Korea's deputy U.N. ambassador Hahn Choong Hee said the worldwide community should be united in sending a "clear and unequivocal message to North Korea that if they continue to provoke and violate their global commitments and sanctions, they will face much stronger and insurmountable and significant counter-measures from the global community".

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Kanye West Talks Saint Pablo Tour Production Design

Leave it to Yeezus to have boozy slushie machines chilling backstage during his Life of Pablo Tour. Everyone from Yoko Ono to Ariana Grande showed up to see Yeezus at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday, but it was Kim Kardashian , naturally, who stole the show.

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Karnataka To Observe State Wide Bandh On Friday Over Cauvery Issue

On the Karnataka front, the State remains agitated, following which the government has ordered schools to remain shut. "Despite severe hardships faced by the government of Karnataka, the state will release water as directed by the Supreme Court", Chief Minister Siddaramaiah had told reporters after almost a three-hour long all-party meeting convened by him here, yesterday.

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Reyes helps Mets record 14th straight win over Reds

I hope we don't have one of these for a while. Schebler thought he heard the ball fouled off. Rafael Montero allowed three runs on three hits and four walks in 4 1/3 innings in a no-decision. We'll have to see what happens in the games tonight. Tampa Bay's Nos. 6-9 hitters - Mikie Mahtook, Nick Franklin, Dickerson and Luke Maile - combined for eight hits, four RBIs and five runs scored as the Rays (60-79) avoided a three-game sweep.

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Apple is betting big on a wireless future

It partnered with Nintendo (NTDOY - Snapshot Report) to roll out Super Mario Run for this holiday season. Perhaps the most damning finding from Unanimous A.I. After much speculation that the iPhone 7 Plus would include an extra GB of RAM, bringing its total to 3GB, a new GeekBench benchmark for the iPhone 7 Plus (iPhone9,4) confirms the amount.

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China 'firmly opposes' North Korea's nuclear test

The move comes against numerous calls from North Korea's allies and antagonists to refrain from more "provocative acts" following January's test and a February rocket launch. Beyond casting out North Korea financially, other options include diplomatic ostracization: Katharine Moon, Brookings Institution's SK Korea Chair, has floated throwing North Korea out of the United Nations altogether, and written that nations with diplomatic ties with Pyongyang ought to pull their ambassadors.

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NASA spacecraft on way to asteroid to bring back samples

Built by Lockheed Martin, OSIRIS-REx is the third planetary science mission selected under NASA's New Frontiers Program , after Juno and New Horizons, all of which include Aerojet Rocketdyne propulsion. OSIRIS-REx is NASA's first mission to sample an asteroid. "We were able to deliver OSIRIS-REx on time and under budget to the launch site, and will soon do something that no other NASA spacecraft has done - bring back a sample from an asteroid".

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Donald Trump Jr. On Undocumented Immigrants: "Everyone Does Have To Go"

Speaking to reporters the morning after a NY forum on security featuring separate appearances by the two candidates, Clinton said the businessman was "inappropriate and undisciplined" in discussing his briefings from USA officials. ISIS is one of several acronyms for the Islamic State terrorist group. A new NBC/Survey Monkey poll , taken before the town hall, shows Trump leading Clinton by nearly 20 points among military and veteran voters.

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Castro beats the rain and leads at Crooked Stick

The first round of the BMW Championship was mired by heavy lightning and rainfall, resulting in an early suspension of play at 1:27 p.m. EST, not continuing until 5 p.m. Castro sank a 17-foot birdie putt at the second and drained a stunner from 54 feet to birdie the fourth, but the highlight shot of his round was a 41-foot chip-in birdie at the 14th.

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Broker Buy/Sell/Hold Updates For Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM)

Department of the Interior (acting through the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) and the Bureau of Land Administration (BLM)) declared a contract with Newmont Mining Corporation on a sagebrush ecosystem conservation program that will guide administration of more than 1.5 million acres of habitat in Nevada.

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All-party delegation visits J&K, meets about 200 people in Srinagar

BJP today said separatists in Kashmir were fighting a "proxy war" against India with the help of "imported terrorists" and funding from Pakistan in the name of "so called azadi" even as it blamed the neighbouring country for sponsoring the present unrest in the Valley.

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BC court case challenges Canada's public health care system

Insurers did not offer insurance for "medically necessary" care because there is essentially no market for the product. It said denying the exemption that allowed it to do so caused "deprivation of life and security of the person", in violation of the charter.

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Jose Mourinho has told his players how they can beat Manchester City

New Manchester City manager Guardiola won multiple trophies in his first two managerial postings, yet United's 1999 Champions League winning keeper suggests the celebrated tactician has much to prove now that he has landed in England's Premier League .

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Wells Fargo Fined for Years of Harm to Customers

The bank will also pay a US$35 million fine to the Treasury Department in addition to US$5 million to compensate all customers concerned. And it's no wonder why. "Because of the severity of these violations, Wells Fargo is paying the largest penalty the CFPB has ever imposed". At this time the bank has already fired 5,300 employees, but as they say, the fish rots at the head.


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