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Trump reportedly considering Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt for head of EPA

It also is a setback to Trump's daughter Ivanka, who essentially agrees with Gore on the issue. The Obama administration finalized the Clean Power Plan in 2015 as a key part of meeting US obligations under the Paris Climate Agreement. Donald Trump's pick to lead the Environmental Protection Agency has deep ties to Big Oil. "We won't be joining this coalition, and we hope that those attorneys general who have joined will disavow it".

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Things to Know: Takata Air Bag Recall

The recall will ultimately affecting 64 to 69 million inflators in 42 million total recalled vehicles. Owners should input the car's vehicle identification number, or VIN, which can be found on the title or registration card, or on the driver's side dash or door jamb.

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Anthony Joshua vs. Eric Molina Official Weigh-in Results & Photos

Americans are accustomed to watching big fights at night but, stateside, Joshua vs Molina will be broadcast live by Showtime at 5:30PM ET. The 27-year-old makes the second defence of his IBF heavyweight belt in Manchester and is the clear favourite to add to his flawless record of 17 wins from 17 professional fights.

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Remembering the Pearl Harbor attack on the 75th anniversary

Sgt. Major Ron Ballard, vice commander for the post, shared a brief history of the attack, which saw Imperial Japanese air and submarine forces target the Pacific fleet in an act that drew the USA into World War II. Yomiuri, Japan's largest newspaper, noted on Tuesday that it had written about Yoshida's visit to Pearl Harbor in 1951. EARL SMITH: Fortunately for us, we were inboard of the West Virginia.

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Japan launches much-needed supplies to space station

At the time of launch, the space station was flying about 250 miles over the Philippine Sea south of Japan. The H-II Transfer Vehicle model - called "Kounotori", Japanese for "white stork" - has been Japan's go-to transport system, used to deliver food and equipment to the Japanese Experiment Module and the International Space Station.

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CM Arvind Kejriwal Gets Slammed For His Twisting Tweet On Amma's Death

The funeral scheduled to be held at Marnia beach in Tamil Nadu at 4:30 pm, is expected to be attended by several Chief Ministers and political leaders. She believed it was lucky for her. Meanwhile, Senior AIADMK leader O. Panneerselvam has sworn in as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu. She had always stiid by us in good and bad times.

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Gore says US climate curbs on track, hopes Trump will surprise

The pair met at Trump Tower in NY and Gore told reporters it was a "sincere search for common ground" after he had his chat with the billionaire. Ivanka Trump, 35, is also an executive with the Trump Organization and Trump has described her as one of his most trusted advisers.

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Trans Mountain approval prompts anger in BC

In a research note, RBC Capital Markets analyst Elvira Scotto said Trans Mountain's federal approval means Kinder Morgan can likely charge a "premium" to allow a partner to join the project. Tanker traffic will increase seven times what it is now. The National Energy Board imposed 157 conditions on the project back in April. Finally, the Liberals rejected Enbridge's controversial Northern Gateway proposal, which would have transported Alberta oil through the Great Bear Rainforest ...

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Amazon to open grab-and-go grocery store with no checkout lines

Could we push the boundaries of computer vision and machine learning to create a store where customers could simply take what they want and go? Moreover, the move indicates that how aggressively the online retail giant is trying to pursue the grocery business , which accounts for nearly 17% of total USA retail.

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The CW Cancels Reign After Four Seasons

The CW isn't usually harsh about low ratings, but they've got to draw the line somewhere - and " Reign " was playing hopscotch with that line throughout their third season: It was among the lowest-rated shows on broadcast TV last season, averaging only a 0.3 rating in adults 18-49 (live + same-day) with 984,000 viewers.

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Feathered Dinosaur Tail Found in Asian Amber Market

According to IGN , the researchers were convinced that the specimen did not belong to a bird since the tail vertebrae are articulated while birds and their family possess fused tail vertebrae. Scientists have conducted CT scans of the tail segment and also examined it with a microscope. The feathered tail of the dinosaur is about the size and shape of a dried apricot that revealed eight vertebrae.

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Black Friday, Thanksgiving Day online spending soars

Online holiday shopping has accounted for $36.5 billion in online revenue, a 7.1% increase annually in sales. "This Cyber Monday we've got more deals-thousands of deals-with new deals launching every five minutes", said Doug Herrington, Senior Vice President of Amazon Retail.

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S. Korea enters crucial week with impeachment vote on Park

Her powers are suspended and a constitutional court will now decide whether to remove her from her post. The South Korean and US forces have mobilized more surveillance and unmanned reconnaissance planes and are ready to instantly respond if there are any signs of provocations by the North, he said.

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Japanese leader Shinzo Abe to visit Pearl Harbour with Barack Obama

Shinzo Abe, Prime minister of Japan, will visit Pearl Harbor with President Obama later this month. (AP Photo/U.S. Navy, File). It is unlikely that Abe will apologise for Pearl Harbor either. F-22 fighter jets flying in formation overhead broke the silence afterward. In Nagoaka, the fireworks have long served as a reminder of the more than 1,400 people who died in USA aerial firebombing attacks on the city during the final weeks of the war.

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How banks are coping with the cash crunch

It will also be worthwhile to keep a threshold beyond which cash payments should not be allowed, Nimish Goel, heads Indirect Tax at International Business Advisors said. RBI also said banks would have to carefully monitor and report the trends in issuance of bank notes across ATMs and bank counters. As of now an individual can withdraw upto Rs 24000 from branches in a week which includes withdrawal of Rs 2500 from ATMs in a day.

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KFC Has Made a Fried Chicken-Scented Candle

The company didn't specify what the candle smells like, but the name suggests the colonel's original recipe. Hand-crafted by the chicken company's very own digital marketing manager Enna Ye, the candles are, unsurprisingly, limited-edition.

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Car Company Offering Red Light-Reading Vehicles in Las Vegas

But it does more than that: As you drive, the display shows whether the next traffic light you will come to will be red or green when you get there, if you're driving at the speed limit - and if it'll be red, how long it will be before it turns green, so you can gently back off the loud pedal and arrive just after the last vehicle ahead of you has pulled away.

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Supreme Court sides with Samsung in Apple patent case

The two hi-tech behemoths went to court over the designs that have now become commonplace on most popular smartphones, with a court ruling in 2012 in favor of Apple. Apple, Samsung and the Court all concluded that it could mean a single component rather than a finished, completed product. After a more than eight-year crackdown on Wall Street cheating, USA attorney Preet Bharara was forced to toss more than a dozen insider trading convictions over the past year.

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Former US astronaut, Senator John Glenn dies in OH at 95

Glenn died at the James Cancer Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, where he was hospitalized for more than a week, said Hank Wilson, communications director for the John Glenn School of Public Affairs. Two years later , Glenn's name was among those running mate for Democratic presidential nominee Jimmy Carter, but Carter ended up picking Sen Walter Mondale of Minnesota.

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'Fat shaming' Santa hospitalized after his comments went viral

A former Santa Claus who made headlines after being accused of body-shaming a young boy during his shift has been hospitalized for a blood clot in his lung. "I've never seen anything like it. What set me off is when he started crying". Anthony's mother, Ashley, was left "mind-blown", by the encounter.

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Andamans braces for Cyclone Vardah, 1400 tourists still stuck in two islands

The Deputy Commissioner of South Andaman, Mr. Udit Prakash Rai , said the administration would compensate those who have suffered loss because of the weather conditions. They also complained of problems in extending bookings in hotels. Two passenger vessels of the Andaman Shipping Services, MV Rani Lakshmi and MV Kamorta, were sent to Havelock to evacuate almost 1,100 tourists , but both the vessels had to turn back to Port Blair because of high waves in the sea.

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Giuliani removes himself from State Department consideration

Though the Trump team's announcement said specifically that Mr. Giuliani had taken himself out of the running on November 29, on Friday morning, a top adviser for Mr. "The whole thing was becoming kind of very confusing and very hard for the president-elect". "He is and continues to be a close personal friend, and as appropriate, I will call upon him for advice and can see an important place for him in the administration at a later date".

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President Pranab Mukherjee, Modi, 8 CMs pay homage to Jayalalithaa

Panneerselvam, was sworn in as chief minister. She entered politics in the early 1980s, under the guidance of Ramachandran, and after his death in 1987 declared herself his political heir and took control of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhgam party.

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Russian space cargo ship has crashed due to a malfunction, agency says

Shortly after the spacecraft was reported lost by the Russian space agency, social media reports of fireballs and other suspected debris began to surface in southern Siberia. Russian Federation sends at least three supply ships to the station each year - they then fall back to earth and burn up in the atmosphere above the Pacific.

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Wells Fargo Announces Date for Reporting November Customer Activity in Retail Banking

Svenska Handelsbanken AB publ acquired a new position in shares of Wells Fargo & Co. during the second quarter worth approximately $15,118,000. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of -3%. Investors of record on Friday, November 4th will be given a $0.38 dividend. It has a dividend yield of 2.65%. The ratio turned negative, as 112 funds sold all Wells Fargo & Co shares owned while 683 reduced positions.

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Samsung issuing update to stop recalled Galaxy Note 7 from charging

But Verizon won't go along with the update, saying it doesn't want to brick its users' phones in case they need them for an emergency or help navigating during the holiday season. The update will not be distributed to Verizon phones at the choice of the carrier, not Samsung. The Galaxy Note 7 devices in the United States are now restricted from charging more than 60%.

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered Getting New Maps and Modes

As well as the new maps, existing map Crash appears to be getting a festive makeover with a new "24/7 Winter Crash Playlist" starting December 20. Finally, a bonus map will be added for Christmas time known as Winter Crash , which is the same map with a Christmas twist on it. Additionally, gamers will get to have access to a 24/7 Winter Crash playlist by December 20.

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Barack Obama says he 'absolutely' faced racism in office

President-elect Donald Trump was among those who propagated myths about his predecessor's nationality before finally admitting in September this year, " President Barack Obama was born in the United States". CNN's Fareed Zakaria spoke with President Obama for his big primetime special tonight on the president's legacy, and one of the issues they touched on was race in America in the past eight years.

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Winter storm expected to hit Thursday, bring 3-6 inches of snow

Southeast winds of 10-15 miles per hour with gusts up to 25 miles per hour could cause visibility issues Saturday afternoon. Mostly cloudy skies are predicted for Wednesday night , with a low around 29. After the snow departs, "even colder air will arrive" and bring below normal temperatures through the middle of next week, according to the forecast for southeastern Wisconsin.

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Coming Up: The Successor Of Toyota 86

Furthermore, he said that the 86 will live on past the current generation and that, "sporty cars go through their phases. It's our intention to continue with that vehicle", affirmed Karl Schlicht, the boss of Toyota's European division, in an interview with British magazine Autocar .

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BBC iPlayer to show Planet Earth II in 'unprecedented' Ultra HD

Millions of viewers across the nation have been enjoying the new series of Planet Earth but you're not alone if you've been aching to see it in glorious 4K resolution. Dan Taylor-Watt, head of BBC iPlayer, continued: "The extra quality HLG brings to Ultra HD needs to be seen to be believed". Well, we've got a handy guide explaining exactly that here: What is Hybrid Log Gamma and why should you care? Filming Planet Earth II provided the ideal opportunity to capture the BBC's world-class ...

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Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA) Position Decreased by TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC

Tesla Motors Inc . has a 1-year low of $141.05 and a 1-year high of $269.34. The stock appeared -28.61% below its 52-week highs and is down -2.25% for the last five trades. On a number scale from 1 to 5, a 5 would represent a Strong Sell recommendation. 11/28/2016 - Tesla Motors, Inc . had its "perform" rating reiterated by analysts at Oppenheimer.

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Nonprofit Releases Annual List of Safest Vehicles for 2017

IIHS says there were fewer vehicles in contention for the top rating , thanks to the headlights requirement. To get the designation, the industry-funded organization now requires "acceptable" or "good" results in its engineers' tests of how well roads can be seen in the dark.

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Census Bureau releases 2011 to '15 American Community Survey five-year statistics

Almost three in four county residents own their own home, and slightly more than half are married, while more than two in five work outside Beaver County, according to five-year estimates from 2011 to 2015 from the American Community Survey .

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Impeachment vote due in South Korea

But with nothing officially to do, it's uncertain how she'll spend her days during the up-to-six months the country's Constitutional Court has to decide whether to accept the impeachment and formally end her presidency. South Korea is a regional lynchpin and stalwart USA ally, and the outcome of a general election, should the court rule that Park step down, could have security and economic implications in Asia and beyond.


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