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Obama gives up hopes to pass TPP before Trump's swearing

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The free trade agreement also was seen as a counterweight to a rising China. To take effect, the Trans-Pacific Partnership must be ratified by at least six countries with an aggregate gross domestic product of at least 85% of the total GDP of the 12 signatories. Read More »

Rs 53000 crore received in deposits after demonetisation move: SBI

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In the beginning of the press conference, however, the bank had said it had received Rs 53,000 crore since yesterday. Meanwhile, Canara Bank Managing Director and CEO Rakesh Sharma told PTI the South-based public sector lender has received nearly Rs 9,500 crore of deposits while it exchanged Rs 390 crore since the bank resumed operations yesterday post demonetisation of high value votes. Read More »

Oil down 2 pct on OPEC glut worries; United States rigs up b

OPEC agreed in principle to cut oil production at a meeting in September, and the group's experts are working on a deal that would allocate production targets to individual members ahead of its next gathering on November 30. For the consecutive fifth month in a row, Opec has produced more than 33 mbpd of oil, keeping the glut in the oil market with no respite on the price stability. Read More »

Katy Perry pulls out of Alibaba's Singles' Day launch gala

Singles' Day continues to expand beyond China. Some 11,000 brands will be hawking their products on the day. "At the time of this year's Singles' Day sale, the emphasis on the issues of business integrity... The significant growth of e-commerce in China has in turn pushed the development of logistics industry and online payment technology. Kobe Bryant at Alibaba's 11.11 Global Shopping Festival Gala Celebration in ShenzhenVictoria's Secret model He Sui walks down the stage at ... Read More »

Clinton, Trump make last-minute push for votes

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Clinton campaigned with confidence, buoyed by FBI Director James Comey's announcement Sunday that he would not recommend criminal charges against her following a new email review. She'll return to Pennsylvania on Monday night for a campaign rally with her husband, former President Bill Clinton, President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama. Read More »

Crude oil prices edge higher on Wednesday

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U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and his running mate Mike Pence address their election night rally in Manhattan, New York, November 9. Earlier this week, Total signed a deal with Iran to help it develop a huge gas field, becoming the first Western energy company to ink a major deal with Tehran since the lifting of Global sanctions this year. Read More »

Markets Right Now: US stocks open sharply higher

Stocks surged on Wall Street, breaking a nine-day losing streak, after the Federal Bureau of Investigation said newly discovered emails didn't warrant any action against presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. A Trump win is expected to throw a wrench into U.S. -Mexico trade relations. Although global stock markets are soaring on Monday after steep sell offs last week, the enthusiasm for a stock market rally may be limited. Read More »

Brazil To Attend Oil Output Talks With OPEC Tomorrow

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Traders said there was reluctance in the market to move prices too far in either direction given the uncertainty over a output cut by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC producers, especially Russian Federation. Read More »

Myanmar allows diplomats, aid workers into violence-hit area

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The latest bout of violence began with attacks on October 9 on three police posts by insurgents allegedly inspired by Islamist militants in which nine policemen were killed. The English-language newspaper sacked reporter Fiona MacGregor because the "rape allegations story and "several" other unidentified articles" she had written "breached company policy by damaging national reconciliation and the paper's reputation", MacGregor wrote in a Facebook post. Read More »

Sterling makes further gains against euro and dollar

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Investors believe the greater the involvement of lawmakers, the majority of whom supported staying in the European Union, the greater the chance of a "soft Brexit" that could prioritise membership of the single market over controls on immigration. Read More »

Allergan expands buyback to $15 billion, sets first quarterly dividend

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Allergan plc ( AGN ), a leading global pharmaceutical company committed to research informing the treatment of infectious diseases, presented new data identifying hospitalized patients with serious infections due to Enterobactericaeae who are at greater risk for having carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) infections. Read More »

Which way Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) insiders are heading

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The Company on 25 October 2016 declared the launch of an auto refinance product that gives vehicle owners a simple solution to save money on their auto loans. The shares have been rated "Market Perform" by the firm. Discovery's shares, inactive premarket, have fallen 2.1% this year. DISCA has been the subject of several other research reports. Read More »

Investors in Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc (NYSE:ZBH) Rush for the Exits

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Equities research analysts forecast that Zimmer Biomet Holdings will post $7.97 EPS for the current year. (NYSE: ZBH ) is performing 3.38%. Williamson Daniel E. Historical Quarterly Earnings: Last quarter, Zimmer Biomet Holdings , Inc. generated almost $1.93B in sales and net income of $2.02/share. The company reported $1.79 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $1.79. Read More »

DDoS attackers exploited insecure IoT gadgets from Chinese company

Hackers took over these devices on Friday and launched an attack to overwhelm Dyn , a New Hampshire-based firm that routes network traffic for major sites. Threat research company Flashpoint had actually flagged the company as early as Oct 7, after similar large-scale DDoS attacks were conducted on security research Brian Kreb's blog and French Web hosting company OVH. Read More »

Woman offered free steak dinner instead of $43m jackpot

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The slot machine was pulled from the casino floor and fixed after the incident. Despite the decision to deny Bookman her winnings, the woman said she is used to disappointments, having been raised in foster care, homeless as a teenager, while raised four kids as an adult. Read More »

One Stock Analysts Are Watching - Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation (NYSE:MNR)

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In this transaction, these shares were bought at value of $12.71 per share, according to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing on 01 Oct 2018. 10/21/2014 - SunTrust began new coverage on Washington Real Estate Investment Trust giving the company a "neutral" rating. The ratio dropped, as 11 funds sold all Investors Real Estate Trust shares owned while 45 reduced positions. Read More »

Sensex dives 349 pts on US election concerns

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Asian markets opened weak as overnight USA indices triggered a sharp correction in global markets with Europe, Latin America following suit. Overnight, Wall Street sold off on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 closing at the lowest level since July 7, amid growing concern over the impending US presidential election and prospects for higher USA interest rates. Read More »

Moody's warns of UK credit rating downgrade

She added that the four freedoms that underpin the EU's internal market should be the basis of negotiations with Britain on its exit from the union. Moody's explained it would be paying close attention to the Autumn Statement on November 23, which will "shed light" on Government plans regarding the fiscal deficit and rising public debt. Read More »

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)'s Rating Update

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Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, thirteen have assigned a buy rating and three have assigned a strong buy rating to the company's stock. Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. The Bid price in the last session was $13.20 x 200 and the Ask price was $13.25 x 25000. Read More »

Obama indicates Army Corps may be considering pipeline reroute

Protesters had tried to build a wooden pedestrian bridge across the Cantapeta Creek, but law enforcement used a boat to pull the bridge apart. Citing free speech rights, the Corps has been allowing hundreds and sometimes thousands of Native Americans and other pipeline protesters to camp on Corps land south of the creek along the nearby Cannonball River since August 10. Read More »

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. Reveals 16% Rise In Q3 Earnings

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The world's biggest tech company forgot to show you something, but a few Wall Street analysts and the Fool didn't miss a beat: There's a small company that's powering their brand-new gadgets and the coming revolution in technology. At present, the Gross Margin for Sirius XM Holdings Inc . Sirius XM Holdings's revenue was up 9.2% on a year-over-year basis. A Director at Sirius XM Holdings Inc . Read More »

Health law consumers face least choice in program's history

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker refused to create a state exchange, insisting the program would eventually collapse. Obama said more young and healthy people need to sign up for plans. But the idea that the president's signature achievement would actually lower health-care costs has always been a Democrat fantasy. Well , no. Affordable Care Act rates are going up by double digits, but that does not mean that most people's premiums are. Read More »

Mike Pence's plane stopped by system in place at PBIA since 2011

On Twitter, Pence says he is grateful that the incident wasn't more serious. "We had no idea we had skidded off the runway until Pence came to the back of the plane and said we may have done that". Runways began to reopen about a half hour after the landing. At the time of the incident, Trump was in OH, where he later addressed a rally in Geneva and briefly referenced the close call . Read More »

Walter Mazzarri says Watford are not distracted by off-field allegations

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Walter Mazzarri may be the ideal man to be in charge at Watford if they are hit by any English Football League sanctions for allegedly supplying false financial documents - having been through it all earlier in his managerial career. However, after somehow weathering the early storm the visitors gradually found their feet. "They've changed some players and they're always looking to improve". Read More »

#BRUHNews: Gunman In Wheelchair Shoots and Kills Bronx Man

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Police arrested the man who allegedly stole a patrol vehicle and crashed it in the Bronx over the weekend. The man fled east on East 213 Street after the attack. Police are now looking for her attacker, who is described as a black man, about 25 years old, 5 feet 10, with a medium build. He also had scabs on his lips. Read More »

Reading man says Social Security boost not enough

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The maximum amount of Social Security tax a taxpayer could pay will therefore increase from $7,347 in 2016 to $7,886.40 in 2017, an increase of $539.40. The average retiree's monthly benefit is now $1,305.30. More than 60 million retirees, disabled workers, spouses and children rely on monthly Social Security benefits. Read More »

Airbnb Sues New York Over Restrictive New Law

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New York City outlawed those less-than-30-day short-term rentals in 2011, but didn't have a great way to enforce the rules. She said the state must take action to stop property owners who are treating their apartment buildings like hotels instead of residences because they can make more charging visitors nightly rates. Read More »

Caramel M&M's Are Officially Coming

Called M&M's Caramel , each bite-sized "lentil" of the candy has a soft caramel center covered in milk chocolate. Oh yeah, it's pretty darn common in the candy world. It wasn't until 1954 that peanut M&M's made their debut and 1991 that the peanut butter versions was first sold. However, they are supposedly bigger than regular milk chocolate M&M's. Read More »