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PM Modi thanks Kobe for helping during Gujarat natural disaster

The two Prime Ministers released a joint statement welcoming the steady progress to realise 3.5 trillion yen of public and private financing to India in five years under the "Japan-India Investment Promotion Partnership". It is alive and responsive to emerging opportunities and challenges in Asia-Pacific, he said. Addressing the Indian diaspora here, Modi said he had already opened several windows for people to come clean on their ill-gotten wealth.

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Singer-Songwriter and poet Leonard Cohen dead at age 82

Yet his work resonated across generations. Cave has covered many of Cohen's songs over the years - from " Suzanne " and " Tower Of Song " to " Avalanche ". He was also a poet and author. He released his first album, Songs Of Leonard Cohen, in 1968 and travelled the folk circuit with younger artists like Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell and Joan Baez.

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Clinton: 'We owe him a chance to lead'

Shortly before that, Clinton's campaign chairman, John Podesta, told supporters they were awaiting final tallies in a handful of states and would have nothing more to say until later Wednesday. On Wednesday, Obama said that despite his major differences with Trump, he would follow the lead of former Republican President George W. Bush in 2008 and ensure a smooth handover to Trump.

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[ November 9, 2016 ] Veterans Day Assembly at Appleton City High School

Special guests attending the program were also honored with a patriotic-themed gift presented by GHS students. A freewill donation will be collected, with proceeds benefiting the local Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion and The Society of the Tomb of the Unknown Solider Honor Guard.

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Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (NYSE:SRC) Expected To Report $0.22

Moreover, Rhumbline Advisers has 0.01% invested in Spirit Realty Capital, Inc (New) (NYSE: SRC ) for 374,564 shares. Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. 10/14/2015 - Spirit Realty Capital, Inc . had its "neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. The stock had a trading capacity of 7.2M shares.

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Malaysia to ratify Paris Agreement

Ségolène Royal, France's environment minister, warned on Friday (November 11) of disastrous consequences of Donald Trump's plans to halt the United States' cooperation with the global community in tackling climate change. Of that $100 billion, about $63 billion will be mobilised through public funding. "Current pledges to reduce emissions are far too small to keep warming within the 2-degree limit", said Teresa Anderson, a policy officer for development agency ActionAid International.

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IPhone 8 to sport 5.8-inch curved borderless display

With the iPhone 6s series of smartphones launched in late 2015, Apple introduced a technology known as 3D Touch. Apple's most recent earnings report hinted at tough times ahead - the company reported iPhone shipments of 45 million and $28 billion in profit for the quarter, down about 5.3 percent and 12.6 percent, respectively, from the same quarter a year ago.

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Ricky Rubio returns to practice, could play vs Clippers

His return will mean less minutes for Kris Dunn and Tyus Jones. The Timberwolves expect Rubio (elbow) to be available for Saturday's game against the Clippers. Stay tuned. Right now, Rubio is officially listed as questionable. "Just the way he can push the ball, his decision-making and team defense". Rubio was injured at Sacramento during the second game of the season.

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Amber Rose shows off pal Blac Chyna's newborn daughter

The couple has been documenting its turbulent relationship on reality show Rob & Chyna , often fighting when the cameras are turned on them. The newborn looks peaceful as she stares up at her dad with her dark, piercing eyes. and partner Blac Chyna . Pops sent us an angel.it's truly a blessing. Kris Jenner and her boyfriend Corey Gamble along with Chyna's mom Tokyo Toni accompanied them to the hospital.

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Why climate change experts fear Trump's presidency

The news that an avowed climate change denier had captured the US White House stunned participants arriving Wednesday at the 12-day talks in Marrakesh, which run from November 7 to 18. How can one change all this course? Pakistan has played a leading role in the climate change negotiations. It is an ironic twist for the government of the world's second-largest economy.

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Masagos Zulkifli to attend climate change conference in Morocco

But Segolene Royal, defending a 2015 Paris climate agreement she helped construct, told Reuters she believed the usa president-elect might switch track once he takes office. "It's entry into force means that governments must face up to their responsibilities". Under Trump, the EPA will probably drop its support for the plan in court, given that Trump's EPA transition team is led by Myron Ebell , a well-known climate change skeptic with the Competitive Enterprise Institute and chairman ...

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United States stocks halt rally spurred by election as Trump win assessed

Among the top decliners of the space, Qualcomm Inc.(QCOM) fell 2.3% while Broadcom Ltd.(AVGO) lost 3.2% and Facebook Inc.(FB) dropped 1.9%. But the rally was narrowly participated in, with many areas of the market including Big Tech stocks lagging on worries Trump's immigration and trade policies could hamper profitability.

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Climate Change and a Trump Presidency

Australia ratified the Paris climate agreement on Thursday, amid fears United States president-elect Donald Trump could follow through on his pledge to "cancel" the landmark pact aimed at tackling global warming. Common sense says that Trump voters don't want dirty air and water or more asthma attacks for their kids, and a look at the recent polling tells what Americans really value on these issues.

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Motorcycling-Lorenzo smashes pole record in Valencia

Lorenzo led the way early with a time of 1m31.841s, before 2016 champion Marc Marquez moved to the top and then clear of the field during a five-minute run halfway through the session. It will be the first pole start for the 17-year-old Honda rider in his debut season after clocking the fastest time ahead of South African world champion Brad Binder (KTM) and Japan's Hiroki Ono (Honda).

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China pledges to continue to be 'active player' in climate change talks

Some ministers arriving next week for a high-level session will announce more ambitious pledges, which still fall far short of what is needed to stave off devastating climate impacts. He also emphasized that there are disparities between "campaign policies" and "real policies" in the US, suggesting that everyone should "wait and see".

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Pakistan becomes 104th country to ratify Paris agreement on climate change

She said the earlier he understood that those things he said during the campaigns had no basis in reality, the better for the United States and also for the whole global community. Carol Muffet, president of the Center for International Environmental Law, agreed . "This is the attitude we hold toward the matter". A shift from fossil fuels was more robust because falling prices of solar or wind power were making renewable energies competitive with coal or oil in many markets.

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Samsung recalls 2.8 mln washing machines in US

Nine people have suffered from injuries like a broken jaw, an injured shoulder and other injuries related to falls or impacts as the machines experienced complete detachment, according to a report by Engadget. This time around, it is not a smartphone, but it a top loading washing machine . A YouTube video uploaded by user Micah Martin in April 2015 claims to show the aftermath of a Samsung washing machine explosion.

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Japan makes exception; signs historic nuclear deal with India

As a way to make sure that the nuclear cooperation will not be diverted to military use, the deal includes a separate document that allows Japan to halt its nuclear cooperation if India breaches its commitment made in September 2008 to a "moratorium on nuclear testing".

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Hundreds of thousands sign petition demanding electors make Clinton president

But I still believe in America and always will. "As final results continue to be tabulated it would be inappropriate for us to participate in conjecture", the association said . Young voters also overwhelmingly voted Democrat, with 55 percent of voters aged under 29 voting for Clinton. It is just one of a range of forms of resistance that are springing up in the U.S.

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Modi, Shinzo Abe ride on Japan's famed Shinkansen bullet train

Sources here said that India had assured Japan that it had declared a moratorium on nuclear testing since its last explosions in 1998, and had an impeccable record on non-proliferation. "They called upon all countries to implement the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1267 and other relevant resolutions designating terrorist entities".

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Facebook decides that many of us are dead

FACEBOOK has apologised for a "terrible error" which led to users - including founder Mark Zuckerberg - being "killed off" on the site by a technical glitch. Facebook , with its 1.79 billion users, has a major responsibility on its hands as more people look to the social network to get their news. Memorialised accounts are preserved pages, created as a way for people on Facebook to remember and celebrate those who have passed away.

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'Large metal mystery object falls from sky' in Myanmar

Though no one was injured, the UFO ripped through a jade miner's tent, and afterwards, the smell of burning filled the air, according to The Myanmar Times . "I walked over to it and saw it was part of an engine", he added. The the explosion made our houses shake. Mysterious Unidentified Object Crashes in Myanmar https://t.co/kZby8ORY4l via @SPACEdotcom - Paul Gray (@PaulGra08853229) November 11, 2016 The local authorities took charge of the situation, and attempted to identify the origin ...

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Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI)'s Sell-side Focus

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Earth to witness 'biggest' supermoon on November 14

If you miss this supermoon, then you'll have to wait awhile to see another. 2016 ends with a trio of full moons at their closest points to Earth. But those in the know say that it has not been quite so close since 1948, 68 years ago. The moment the moon reaches perigee will be when it's at its absolute brightest. Whether you'll be able to see it in all of its glory, of course, depends on the weather in your particular area at the time.

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Founding Fathers distrusted popular vote to pick a president

The biggest chunk of uncounted votes is in California. The final results were not yet in at the time of this report, but the total popular vote tally should favour Clinton as absentee votes trickle in. Members of the Electoral College meet in their state capitals December 19 to vote for president and vice president. There is no reason Trump should be President.

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Trump's victory may allow China to take climate leadership role

Millions of Americans voted for a coal-loving climate-denier willing to condemn people around the globe to poverty, starvation and death from climate change. "President Obama has broken that precedent". However, Japan's chief negotiator, Shigeru Ushio, acknowledged that a USA withdrawal from the Paris Agreement would be particularly "serious" for financial plans to fight climate change , raising questions about a rich-country road map to meet the $100 billion goal by 2020.

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Alibaba Singles' Day Racked Up $17.8 Billion In 24 Hours

Total spending on Alibaba platforms, which include Tmall, Taobao and AliExpress, is now well on the way to topping retail industry analysts target for this year of Dollars 18.5 billion, which would be a 29 per cent rise on last year, Hong Kong based South China Morning Post reported .

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Trump Has A Chance To Pull US Out Of Climate Accord

We will do everything in our power to persuade Mr. Trump that he should listen to the scientific experts on climate change and recognize that a clean energy transition is already underway. Shares of oil construction companies also jumped, including KBR Inc, Chicago Bridge & Iron and Jacobs Engineering Group . It's been a rough market for coal recently-U.S.

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Indiana Hoosiers take down Kansas Jayhawks 103-99 in Armed Forces Classic

But this was anything other than your average November game between teams with a lot of work over the next four months. Denzel Valentine (Michigan State ). 3-Point Goals - Kansas 7-23 (Mykhailiuk 2-5, Graham 2-6, Vick 1-3, Jackson 1-3, Mason 1-5, Self 0-1), IN 15-31 (Blackmon 4-8, Jones 3-5, Anunoby 3-7, Bryant 2-5, Newkirk 1-1, Johnson 1-2, Green 1-2, Morgan 0-1).

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Balance of power in Congress: Republicans in control

Trump frequently criticized Ryan throughout the campaign as well, but today's meeting seems to suggest that the frayed relations could be repaired. What is really important about this election is the balance of power in the Senate and the House of Representatives, as well as the new balance of power in state governments.

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Apple to launch bezel-less 10.9-inch iPad

Apple will also improve the iPad Air 3's display. In order to deliver that feature, the iPhone 8 will need to ship with organic light-emitting diode (OLED) screen technology. KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said a new 10.5-inch iPad Pro will launch in 2017, while Japanese website Mac Otakara said a new 10.1-inch iPad Pro will launch in early 2017.

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High-res commercial satellite launches from California coast

An artist's conception shows WorldView-4 and the other satellites in DigitalGlobe's Earth-imaging constellation. Lockheed Martin has successfully launched the WorldView-4 commercial remote sensing spacecraft for DigitalGlobe, Inc . Both satellites can capture images of objects as small as 1 foot across. The launch was postponed numerous times. The launch decision authority, Col.

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Is the Baltimore Ravens offense back?

Baltimore Ravens outside linebacker Terrell Suggs, left, strips the ball from Cleveland Browns quarterback Josh McCown during the second half an NFL football game, Thursday, Nov. Kessler was 11-for-18 for 91 yards, a touchdown and a 92.6 rating when he got the hook after a series in the second half. When the 0-9 Cleveland Browns came into town, there was only one acceptable outcome.

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Microsoft Xbox One Outsells Sony PlayStation 4 For Fourth Consecutive Month

Everything from gaming to tech to TVs to kitchen appliances - these are the kind of products that will receive the biggest slash in prices. So, XBox One S or Xbox One: Which One to buy? Don't be anxious, neither Sony nor Microsoft will not release new consoles in the coming years, not until PS5 and Xbox whatever-it-will-be-called become ready, probably somewhere around 2020.

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Corey Lewandowski, former Trump campaign manager, leaves CNN

Lewandowski, who was bound by a non-disclosure agreement barring him from speaking critically of Trump, remained loyal to his old billionaire boss following his dismissal and would often butt heads with liberal commentators at CNN . This week there has been media discussion about Lewandowski possibly taking a role in the Trump administration. Lewandowski was spotted at Trump Tower Friday and is being considered to serve as Trump's chief of staff, the New York Times reported.


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