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Utah Police Officer Hit and Killed by Car Utah Police Officer Hit and Killed by Car
- November 07, 2016

Officers and colleagues salute at the scene where a West Valley City police officer died after he was struck by a vehicle during a chase Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, in West Valley City, Utah. The officer had been in a pursuit with the suspects that ended near 4100 South 2200 West at 3:30 a.m. The officer, whose name has not been released, died at the scene. (more...)
In campaign's final days, Trump plans Minnesota stop Sunday In campaign's final days, Trump plans Minnesota stop Sunday
- November 07, 2016

The quick visit puts Trump's face behind his claim that he can win Minnesota, which last voted for a Republican presidential candidate in 1972, along with other traditionally Democratic states. The rally was arranged at the last minute. "While our campaign is literally expanding the map, we're on offense and the Clinton campaign is literally on defense, trying to shore up blue states around the country", he said. (more...)
Trump, Clinton focus on crucial states in campaign's final days Trump, Clinton focus on crucial states in campaign's final days
- November 07, 2016

Obama won the state by just 74,000 votes out of almost 8.5 million cast in 2012 , defeating GOP nominee Mitt Romney by less than 1 percentage point. She needs to persuade them of her honest interest in their concerns, both now and beyond Election Day. (more...)
Body of missing 10-year-old Texas girl believed found, authorities say Body of missing 10-year-old Texas girl believed found, authorities say
- November 07, 2016

Separate from the press conference, the Tyler Morning Telegraph confirmed that Kayla's relative Gustavo Zavala-Garcia was booked into the Smith County Jail on an immigration hold on November 6. Cherokee County Crime Stoppers is offering a $13,000 reward for information leading to Kayla's recovery. "If you were in the area Kayla was last seen... (more...)
Race tightening, Clinton relies on firewall of support Race tightening, Clinton relies on firewall of support
- November 06, 2016

Trump earned a 2-point lead, with 44 percent compared to Clinton's 42 percent support in the state. In his first comments on the FBI's announcement that rocked the presidential campaign, Obama did not criticize Comey directly in his interview with NowThis News. (more...)
LaGuardia runways reopen after Pence plane slide LaGuardia runways reopen after Pence plane slide
- November 06, 2016

Pence came to the back of the plane and checked on everyone after the landing, He said: "He was calm". Pence says mud splashed on the front windows of the cockpit. Members of the press pool traveling in the plane noted that Pence walked down the cabin aisle to check on everyone after the plane came to a stop. "It was a low ceiling and ... (more...)
Alastair Cook: 'Inexperience cost England against Bangladesh'
- November 05, 2016

Mehedi, 19, picked up his second six-wicket haul in the Test for a match-haul of 12-159 as the hosts drew the two-match series 1-1. England travel to India for 5-Test series from November 9. The Yorkshireman was retained despite averaging under 30 in four Tests against Pakistan on his return to the side over the summer and failed to justify the faith shown in him as he was undone by Bangladesh's spinners. (more...)
Early voting data in 3 key states show spike in Latino turnout Early voting data in 3 key states show spike in Latino turnout
- November 05, 2016

He said, "Nobody believes the numbers they're reporting anyway". Arizona has always been considered a deep-red state, so deep that Democrats in recent years have not bothered to invest major resources there. What Republican strategists are desperately hoping is that Trump is viewed by Hispanics as an outlier, an isolated case who does not represent the broader views of the GOP. (more...)
Pressure grows for public sector pay rises following Garda deal Pressure grows for public sector pay rises following Garda deal
- November 05, 2016

No decision on whether to cancel further strike action planned for later in the month has been made. "It is in the best interests of all public servants - the weakest as well as the strongest - that their pay and working conditions are negotiated collectively, and that pay restoration is achieved within a coherent agreement that applies to everyone who delivers public services", a spokesman said. (more...)
Comparing the US Federal Reserve's views on jobs and economy Comparing the US Federal Reserve's views on jobs and economy
- November 04, 2016

The Fed most recently raised rates in December past year but has since remained on the sidelines. A Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Monday showed the former secretary of state leading Trump by 5 percentage points, but some other surveys this week put the NY businessman ahead by 1-2 percentage points. (more...)
Mets closer Jeurys Familia arrested on domestic violence charges Mets closer Jeurys Familia arrested on domestic violence charges
- November 03, 2016

The responding law enforcement officer had probable cause to label it a domestic violence incident. Familia was part of a recent Major League Baseball adversting campaign featuring local professional athletes condemning domestic violence. (more...)
Gold settles above $1300, edges down in electronic trading after Fed decision
- November 03, 2016

The survey was begun after Friday's news that Federal Bureau of Investigations Director James Comey alerted members of Congress that agents had discovered new e-mails that could become part of an earlier probe into Clinton's use of a private e-mail system while she was secretary of state. (more...)
China, Russia take step closer to new long-haul jet China, Russia take step closer to new long-haul jet
- November 03, 2016

Our earlier story , also from Bloomberg, posted on Monday. COMAC said SPDB Financial Leasing ordered five C919 planes - designed as China's challenge to the Airbus Group and Boeing in the narrow-body aircraft market. Getting the C919 from the drawing board to the skies is crucial for Mr Xi, who has identified aerospace as one of the sectors that could help accelerate modernisation of the economy to resemble those of Japan and Germany. (more...)
Eurozone final manufacturing PMI edges higher in October
- November 03, 2016

Growth in India's manufacturing activity touched a 22-month high in October with a stronger rise in new orders as well as output, the widely tracked Nikkei India Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index showed. Interestingly, although data indicated that foreign orders contributed to the upturn in total new work, the rate of growth in new business from overseas eased to a three-month low. (more...)
Trump extends 'rigged' election claims to mail-in ballots Trump extends 'rigged' election claims to mail-in ballots
- November 01, 2016

Lynn Bartels , his spokesperson, rebuffed Trump's allegations and insisted that the electoral process in the state is "incredibly secure", adding that voter fraud is rare. Because by law Colorado's mail-ballots cannot be sent out after today, anyone registering between now and Election Day, November 8th, cannot participate in the mail in process. (more...)
Key Oil Field Resumes, Oil Prices Fall Again Key Oil Field Resumes, Oil Prices Fall Again
- October 31, 2016

The private American Petroleum Institute (API) is due to publish its weekly crude stocks estimates later on Tuesday, followed by the official Energy Information Administration (EIA) data due on Wednesday. Global futures were trading at $51.38 per barrel at 0117 GMT, down 8 cents from their last close. Its session low was $50.50. "One wild card moving forward could be US crude oil production, which estimates show has bottomed and could be headed higher given the uptick in drilling and ... (more...)
2 killed in overnight shooting at Newburgh building 2 killed in overnight shooting at Newburgh building
- October 31, 2016

A shooting at a Halloween party in NY has killed two people, including a teenager who went with a friend. Newburgh police received numerous calls around 1 a.m. She said her daughter had gone to a party in another section of the building before without incident. Two people ultimately died. Several people were shot, and two of them were killed at a Halloween party in Orange County early Sunday morning. (more...)
Trouble brewing for an oil output deal Trouble brewing for an oil output deal
- October 31, 2016

Brazil will not restrict its oil production, though it is willing as early as next year to host future Opec conferences with the world's biggest producers, he said in a phone interview. Russian Federation willing to freeze its output if OPEC agree to cap its production. Novak said production freeze talks are less likely to collapse, as OPEC means business this time around. (more...)
Daylight Saving Time Ends Next Sunday, November 6 Daylight Saving Time Ends Next Sunday, November 6
- October 31, 2016

It was actually first introduced by the Germans in World World One, just before the United Kingdom did it. (REUTERS/Brian Snyder) Peter Shugrue checks one of four custom, flush mounted clocks, destined for installation in Kansas City, Missouri, at the Electric Time Company factory in Medfield, Massachusetts March 8, 2013. (more...)
Tesla unveils new solar and battery products after SolarCity takeover Tesla unveils new solar and battery products after SolarCity takeover
- October 31, 2016

The $2.6bn acquisition of Solar City seems set to see the company plunge back into the red, but Mr Musk insisted on Friday that the deal made sense as having separate companies would "slow things down". Musk did reveal that the tiles would be made from textured glass with integrated solar cells though, and while they are transparent to the sun, they appear opaque at an angle and look nearly identical to a standard roof from the ground. (more...)
France Urges UK to take Responsibility for Calais Minors France Urges UK to take Responsibility for Calais Minors
- October 30, 2016

French President Francois Hollande said on Saturday he had spoken with British Prime Minister Theresa May to convey the message that Britain should take its share of responsibility for minors from the "Jungle" migrant camp of Calais . This group includes people fleeing war-torn countries such as Syria, who are likely to be granted refugee status, as well as people who are seeking jobs and better lives, who governments are likely to rule are economic migrants. (more...)
Clinton calls on Federal Bureau of Investigation to release info on emails
- October 29, 2016

FBI Director James Comey had addressed the newly discovered emails in a letter to Congress. Weiner and his soon-to-be ex-wife Huma Abedin, a top Clinton aide, had their electronic devices seized as part of that investigation. "Hillary Clinton's corruption is on a scale we have never seen before". We are 11 days out from perhaps the most national election of our lifetimes. (more...)
Trump, Clinton in the Home Stretch
- October 29, 2016

Do you have loved ones who have a pre-existing condition? There's a lot of out here saying that when we vote, we're going to wear red. She also has been spending more than $ 16 million per week on advertising, Kantar Media's political ad tracker shows. (more...)
Dollar, bond yields rise on enhanced Fed rate hike prospects Dollar, bond yields rise on enhanced Fed rate hike prospects
- October 28, 2016

As questions surface over when the USA central bank will raise interest rates, investors will be paying close attention for remarks out of the Federal Open Market Committee meeting, set to take place next Tuesday and Wednesday. Rumours that the European Central Bank may reduce the scale of its asset purchase programme exacerbated the concerns, and 10-year German Bund yields, the region's benchmark, are now 31 basis points higher than the September trough of minus 0.16 per cent. (more...)
Clinton warns AT&T-Time Warner merger needs to be carefully monitored Clinton warns AT&T-Time Warner merger needs to be carefully monitored
- October 28, 2016

The Vermont independent and former presidential candidate warned it would lead to less "competition and diversity of content" and would "provide consumers less while charging them more". Transferring those licenses would require authorization by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission, which can effectively kill a accord simply by requiring a lengthy hearing. (more...)
CEO of Dreamworld parent company donates yearly bonus to victims' families
- October 27, 2016

Ms Thomas was at the Gold Coast yesterday to talk to employees and today described the accident as "catastrophic". The tragedy is the most lethal theme-park accident in Australia in nearly 40 years and triggered concerns of a tourism slowdown in the region and cuts to Ardent's profits. (more...)
CYBG in talks with RBS over offer for Williams & Glyn branches CYBG in talks with RBS over offer for Williams & Glyn branches
- October 27, 2016

RBS has been ordered to sell the business by the European Commission. That order related to the bank's £45bn government bailout at the height of the financial crisis in 2008. Initial plans to float off Williams & Glyn in the same way Lloyds did with TSB were ditched after repeated IT problems. CYBG Plc has 881,281,000 shares which are now outstanding with a price of 268.6 calculating CYBG Plc's market capitalisation to 2.37B GBp. (more...)
Twitter reportedly plans to cut jobs Twitter reportedly plans to cut jobs
- October 26, 2016

Twitter Inc (NASDAQ:TWTR) is set to report its third-quarter earnings on October 27. The move is said to be to avoid conflict with earnings reports of other internet companies. As a result of this news, the value of Twitter's shares declined by 5% at the end of last week, leaving it in a vulnerable position. This announcement is very similar to the strategy adopted on a year ago, when new CEO Jack Dorsay took over the company. (more...)
Leavell Investment Management Lowers stake in Duke Energy Corp (DUK) Leavell Investment Management Lowers stake in Duke Energy Corp (DUK)
- October 26, 2016

Geode Capital Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Duke Energy Corp.by 4.9% in the first quarter. The stock dropped -0.13% the day following the earnings announcement, and on 7th day price change was 1.42%. (NYSE:DUK) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 4th. While looking at the Earnings Estimates of the company, The Average Earnings Estimate for the Current Fiscal quarter is measured as $0.91 by 11 analysts. (more...)
Stock's Buyers and Sellers Recap - Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.'s (WBA) Stock's Buyers and Sellers Recap - Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.'s (WBA)
- October 26, 2016

Jolley Asset Management LLC now owns 1,370 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock worth $114,000 after buying an additional 700 shares during the period. Analysts predict that Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc . will post $4.51 earnings per share for the current year. The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, December 12th. (more...)

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