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Jill Stein Campaigns in Chicago, Despite Warrant for Her Arrest in ND

Stein, who grew up in north suburban Highland Park, made her pitch on why a Green Party vote will mean something in November. At that time, and as Jill Stein alluded to when she responded to the news of her arrest warrant , private contractors allegedly sicced attack dogs on protesters and doused them with pepper spray.

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EpiPen pricing is another example of a market out of control

The EpiPen is a device used in emergencies to treat anaphylaxis, a severe allergic reaction that can make people go into shock , struggle to breathe, or get a skin rash. Mylan CEO Heather Bresch maintains that her company only receives about $274 of the $608. Now that product and a couple rival brand-name ones could hit the US market in mid- to late 2017.

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European Central Bank: states must do more to help economy

The Eurozone GDP forecast has been revised down "slightly" with annual real GDP set to decrease from 1.7 per cent in 2016, to 1.6 per cent in 2017 and 2018. crude stockpiles", says Bernard Aw, market strategist at IG in Singapore. The bank left that earliest end date unchanged. The lack of growth was - again - blamed a lack of economic reforms by governments and also the Brexit vote.

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Emirates bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on its planes

Samsung Galaxy Note 7, which was a standout amongst the most anticipated flagships of the current year, has kept on facing few aggravations and inconveniences since its primary days. Singapore Airlines, Australia´s Qantas, and Virgin Australia have announced similar bans. It said battery problems lay behind the fault following an investigation.

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Sports Direct rejects chairman Keith Hellawell's resignation offer

Keith Hellawell will then quit if shareholders are still unhappy. He told the Unite official: "It's probably your fault we're in this mess". BI will be at the AGM and reporting on what happens. Several other investors, including Legal & General, have said they will oppose the re-election of Hellawell. Shareholder Royal London said his position was untenable.

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San Antonio students left in limbo after ITT Tech closes campuses nationwide

In a letter to more than 35,000 students, the Indiana-based parent company ITT Educational Services announced that campuses won't open for the fall term that was scheduled to begin September 12, leaving students scrambling for last-minute options since many USA colleges have already started fall classes.

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Trump attacks U.S. foreign policy, press on state-owned Russian television network

Then on Thursday, Trump appeared on RT , a network operated by the Russian government, to slam American media and US foreign policy and dismiss as "unlikely" the idea that the Russian government was involved in hacking the DNC's email as American intelligence agencies believe .

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Women behind foiled terror attack in France 'guided' by IS from Syria

His brother is in custody over suspected links to Larossi Abballa, a militant who killed a police officer and his girlfriend in a Paris suburb in June, the sources said. The women were arrested during an anti-terrorism operation, said French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve. He gave the names of the other two as Sarah H.

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USA workers unload first of Hanjin ships stalled by bankruptcy

The Hanjin Greece, which had recently been parked near the Mexican border after running on low-sulfur fuel, docked early Saturday at the Port of Long Beach's Total Terminals International, where Hanjin owns a majority stake. That still falls short of the fees that Hanjin Shipping must pay for services it needs to offload cargoes already on its vessels. Hanjin Shipping operates the Long Beach terminal in partnership with Mediterranean Shipping.

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Clinton puts many Trump backers in 'basket of deplorables'

Speaking at a LGBT fundraiser in New York, Ms Clinton said Mr Trump had given voice to hateful rhetoric through his behaviour as a candidate for the White House in the November 8 election. The comment was reminiscent of Mr Trump's January description of the loyalty of his supporters. They just happen to fit in a smaller basket. "It's like incredible", he said.

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Samsung urges Koreans to stop using Galaxy Note 7

The CPSC has released a statement asking Note7 owners to power down their devices and not use or charge the devices until the phones can be returned and exchanged. The Note 7 is not the only gadget to catch fire thanks to lithium-battery problems, which have afflicted everything from laptops to Tesla cars to Boeing's 787 jetliner.

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Samsung Faces Lawsuit Over Exploding Galaxy S7 Edge

Owners of the new Samsung Galaxy Note 7 have been urged to stop using their phones amid fears they could explode. The call from the South Korean company, the world's largest smartphone maker, comes after US authorities urged consumers to switch the Galaxy Note 7 off and not to use or charge it during a flight.

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A solution for the cargo on the South Korean container ship

According to the Financial Services Commission, Hanjin Shipping owes over W64 billion to 457 contracted companies, but delays in transport and meeting its obligations could send the debt much higher. The South Korean giant represents almost 8 percent of the trans-Pacific trade volume for the USA market, and with Hanjin's container ships marooned offshore, major retailers were scrambling to work out contingency plans to get their merchandise into stores.

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European Stock Markets Fall; Weak German Trade Data Feeds Growth Worries

Inaction from the European Central Bank - including keeping interest rates on hold at 0% - continued to haunt the London market, pushing the FTSE 100 down 81.75 points to 6776.95. Brent crude was up 3.6 percent at $49.69, after hitting a peak of $49.93, US crude was last up 4.4 percent at $47.51 after hitting a one-week high of $47.58, marking the highest level since August 26 for both.

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US Judge Gives Hanjin Shipping a Reprieve Allowing Ships to Dock

About 68 Hanjin ships are sitting idle in ports around the world, according to Korean media , as the company awaits the result of court receivership actions as well as a $90 million infusion from one of its leading investors. "U.S. bound cargo is already being delayed at origin ports and Hanjin ships loaded with cargo idle unable to enter USA ports, containers are being detained on arrival clogging already congested ports and preventing merchandise from reaching store shelves", Retail ...

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Belarus official banned from Paralympic Games for Russian Federation flag stunt

The International Paralympic Committee says "the individual was quickly identified during the ceremony as a guest of the Belarus secretary general who should not have been part of the marching party in the first place". Last month, the Belarusian Paralympic delegation informed IPC that it meant to carry the Russian flag alongside the Belarusian flag at the opening ceremony, but the world's governing body of Paralympic sports replied with a refusal.

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G20 Summit: PM Narender Modi raises issues of black money, tax evasion

In order to enhance bilateral commercial engagement, Modi said, the two countries have agreed to tap new trade and business opportunities to achieve the trade target of $15 billion by 2020. Phuc, for his part, said that the country highlighted the fact that India will help Vietnam in oil and gas exploration and exploitation. Both sides welcomed the signing of the contract for Offshore High-speed Patrol Boats between Larsen & Toubro and Vietnam Border Guards utilizing the $100 million Line of ...

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IPhone 7 vs iPhone 7 Plus: What Buyers Need to Know

Do you think you are one of those people who would purchase the Apple Watch Nike+ or the Apple Watch Series 2? However, Apple isn't alone in that - other manufacturers, such as Samsung and HP, also stipulate similar warranty exceptions for liquid damage on their water-resistant and water-proof devices.

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Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho: It was my fault we lost derby

City's win, their 50th in competitive derby matches, saw them end United's ideal start to the season. It's fair to say that the derby hasn't exactly gone to plan for Manchester United thus far . But you can control the game. Referee Mark Clattenburg has shown only one red card in his four Manchester derbies but Jose has had eight men sent off in 16 games against Pep.

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European Markets Mixed After ECB Inaction; Oil Surges

They have also been slow to heed calls to cut bureaucracy and special protections for favored professions and trades. Traders pared bets the Federal Reserve would raise rates at its September meeting while speculation swirled over whether the Bank of Japan will add to already record stimulus.

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US stocks drop sharply as traders fear higher interest rates

The energy group retreated 1.8 per cent as oil prices fell more than 2 per cent. The Dow.DJI ended on Wednesday down 0.06 per cent, while the S&P 500.SPX lost 0.02 per cent and the Nasdaq.IXIC added 0.15 per cent to eke out a record high finish.

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CDC declares it's 'essentially out of money' to fight Zika virus

They say the amount sprayed is about two tablespoons for an area about the size of a football field. Aerial spraying is expected to continue in the city Sunday morning. According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Naled is an insecticide that has been registered since 1959 for use in the United States. The CDC has issued a travel advisory for pregnant women to avoid the Zika hot Zones in Miami-Dade County.

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Enbridge merging with Spectra Energy in $28 billion deal

The merger of these two companies will create North America's largest energy infrastructure company with pro-forma enterprise value of about $ 127 billion (C$165 billion). This is equal to receiving United States dollars 40.33 per Spectra Energy share, according to the press statement . Shares now yield 3.8%, but the company has indicated the forward yield is closer to 4.6% once it hikes its dividend in 2017.

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Tim Cook: Apple's €13bn tax bill 'total political crap'

In an unapologetic statement published on Apple's website Cook said the iPhone maker had become the largest taxpayer in Ireland, the largest taxpayer in the U.S. With the European Union ordering Apple to pay more than $14 billion in back taxes, Mark Sebastian, founder at Option Pit, joins BNN for a look at why he sees the situation as "a mess" and why the decision could be an opportunity for investors.

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Suspect arrested for allegedly stealing jewelry off Drake's tour bus

Meanwhile, Drake has been heating up his Summer Sixteen Tour with Rihanna , after ET confirmed in August that the two are finally a couple . Officials said 21-year-old Travion King was being booked on charges related to the theft in Phoenix.

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Nearly 5000 nurses at 5 Twin Cities hospitals go on strike

Union officials say 4,800 nurses will strike at five hospitals starting Monday, Labor Day, if an agreement can not be reached. Thousands of nurses at five hospitals in Minnesota walked off the job on Labor Day, following stalled talks between their union, the Minnesota Nurses Association, and Allina Health , the company that operates Abbott Northwestern Hospital among others.

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HPE to sell off software bundle to Micro Focus

Micro Focus was promoted to the FTSE 100 last week, replacing ARM after it was bought by Japan's Softbank with a stock market valuation of over £10billion. Kevin Loosemore, executive chairman of Micro Focus , said that "the time is right for consolidation in the infrastructure software market and this proposed merger will create one of the leading players in this space".

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USA stocks move lower following a slide in European markets

Forecasts for a modest takeoff in inflation to 1.2 percent next year and 1.6 percent in 2018 were barely changed. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 29.76 points, or 0.16%, to 18,496.38, the S&P 500 lost 2.74 points, or 0.13%, to 2,183.42 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 19.09 points, or 0.36%, to 5,264.84.

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Hanjin Shipping collapse prompts United States retailers to seek help

That adds to one other ship seized in Singapore by a creditor earlier in the week. Gonzales also said Hanjin's operations in Subic involved shipbuilding and this would not be affected by the shipping liner's problems. According to KITA, as of Wednesday, about 10 Hanjin Shipping vessels have failed to dock at ports in China including those in Shanghai and Tianjin. Considering its large presence in global trade, many have been anxious that its bankruptcy would deal a big blow to Korean ...

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Enbridge to acquire USA company Spectra Energy for $28bn

Shareholders of Spectra Energy will receive 0.984 shares of the combined company for each share of Spectra Energy common stock they own. The consideration to be received by Spectra shareholders is valued at $40.33 per Spectra share. Spectra Energy's current market cap stands at $28.84 billion. "We ship, we pick up, we store product", said Ebel, who will become nonexecutive chairman at Enbridge .

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Eric Garner's daughter gets nasty with NY mayor de Blasio

The men are not paid by the city but some have received millions from the mayor's nonprofit and represent companies with business interests before the city. "People have walked right in front of the auto, absolutely in a daze, because they are focused on their podcast or whatever it is", Mayor de Blasio said.

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Apple CEO expects to repatriate billions of dollars to USA next year

Apple recorded all sales in Ireland rather than in the countries where the products were sold. The world's largest company was presented with the huge bill after the European commission ruled that a tax deal between Apple and the Irish tax authorities amounted to illegal state aid.

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European Central Bank: Governments must do more for economy

Nevertheless, with even core inflation running at less than half the ECB's target of slightly-below-2 percent its easing bias will remain for some time. The ECB also refrained from making any tweaks to its massive asset-buying programme to encourage lending and reinvigorate growth, which has seen it purchase over a trillion euros in government and corporate bonds over the past 18 months.

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GOP Vice Presidential Nominee Pence Releases Tax Returns

Fact-checkers at the Washington Post , Politifact , and Factcheck.org have all previously looked into the Clinton's-the-original-birther claim-which Trump has offered himself as an occasional line of defense dating back to at least last year-and found no link between Hillary and the racist rumors.

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Hanjin allowed to unload some cargo at United States ports

Hanjin has attempted to seek bankruptcy protection in courts around the would. Workers can't unload the cargo because they are not sure they will be paid. Four vessels have also been seized as of Thursday, according to Hanjin Shipping. As of Thursday afternoon, two Hanjin ships were near the Port of Long Beach, according to the Marine Exchange of Southern California, which tracks cargo ship traffic.


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