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  • 6 victims of Gatlinburg wildfires identified

    6 victims of Gatlinburg wildfires identified

    The economic impact of the fires is still being calculated, a Sevier County spokesperson said Friday. The federal investigators looking into the cause of the Chimney Tops 2 Fire is asking the public for its help. They were in a hospital on Tuesday. One of them has been released. The dead also included a couple from Canada and another woman who was vacationing.

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  • Gunman shoots dead three women in Finland town

    Gunman shoots dead three women in Finland town

    Police said the motive for the killings remains unclear. All CFDs (stocks, indexes, futures) and Forex prices are not provided by exchanges but rather by market makers, and so prices may not be accurate and may differ from the actual market price, meaning prices are indicative and not appropriate for trading purposes.

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  • Iran President Demands Obama Not Sign Extension Of US Sanctions

    This is in line with the US administration's commitment, acting consistent with the respective roles of the president and the Congress, to refrain from re-introducing or re-imposing the sanctions specified in the JCPOA. "We believe the Iran Sanctions Act extension is not necessary, but we also believe it won't interfere with the Iran deal", spokesman Eric Schultz reportedly said Friday.

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  • A safe and secure Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

    On Thursday, Macy's 90th Thanksgiving Day Parade came to pass without a hitch in NY amidst enhanced security , police said, following encouragement by Islamic State militants overseas for their followers to attack the popular holiday event.

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  • Bergdahl seeks pardon from Obama to avert desertion trial

    Bergdahl seeks pardon from Obama to avert desertion trial

    The letter was addressed to Obama and thanked him for making the swap that brought him back to the U.S. He is now petitioning the Justice Department for clemency before President-elect Trump takes office due to the Republican's opposition to him, according to the New York Times .

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  • United States unemployment rate hit nine-year low in November

    United States unemployment rate hit nine-year low in November

    The 9.3 percent mentioned above is a broad measure of unemployment and underemployment, which includes those who have stopped looking and those in part-time jobs who want full-time positions. Many economists view the steady wage gains of recent months as a sign that a tightening labor market is allowing workers to demand more pay, increasing pressure on the Fed to head off inflation by hiking interest rates.

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  • Wynn joins Vegas resorts ending free valet

    Wynn joins Vegas resorts ending free valet

    For more information on pricing at each property, check out Caesars' parking page . Parking will remain free at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino where there's a much bigger parking area and the company says there aren't similar problems. "We had received complaints from some of our Total Rewards customers that they couldn't find anyplace to park", Broome said. Platinum and above rewards members can also get complimentary valet services.

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  • Obama, trying to protect legacy, unlikely to act on Mideast 'peace process'

    Every six months, each president since Bill Clinton has signed such a waiver to suspend the limitations of the Jerusalem Embassy Act. Donald Trump's unexpected presidential election victory over his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton on November 8 was the main reason that prompted Obama to scrap his plans for any action, according to the report .

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  • France says U.S. must comply fast with WTO Boeing ruling

    France says U.S. must comply fast with WTO Boeing ruling

    The panel has found that the additional massive subsidies of $5.7 billion provided by Washington state to Boeing are strictly illegal. The decision was viewed as a setback for the U.S. Airbus President Fabrice Bregier argued the state's support in the USA would allow Boeing to develop the 777X for free on taxpayers' costs. She argues, "We expect the U.S.

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  • Ford Fiesta revealed - everything you need to know

    However, the worldwide fanfare surrounding the global launch was somewhat muted here, with Ford Australia saying it the models shown are for Middle Eastern, African and European markets, meaning it wouldn't comment further on if or when the seventh-gen Fiesta would make its way here.

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  • Oil drops amid caution over OPEC meeting; stocks mixed

    Oil drops amid caution over OPEC meeting; stocks mixed

    OPEC WATCH: Major oil producers meet Wednesday to discuss production cuts to shore up prices, but Iran and Iraq have failed to agree to a reduction, raising jitters about the Vienna meeting's outcome. That would make lending more profitable for banks. The pace of decline in German import prices slowed for a sixth straight month in October and at a steeper rate, preliminary data from Destatis showed Tuesday.

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  • Fitch Warns of 'Populist Surge' on Global Growth

    Fitch Warns of 'Populist Surge' on Global Growth

    Another measure of economic activity-gross value added (GVA)-showed the economy growing at 7.1% in the September quarter as against 7.3% in the June quarter. 'People make assumptions and based on that they make statements. "What we have for first half are actual numbers". "While passing days will help ensure better clarity on the quantum of growth erosion, we see Q3 being the weakest.

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  • Bannon Reportedly Claimed That Black Citizens Shouldn't Get To Vote

    Bannon Reportedly Claimed That Black Citizens Shouldn't Get To Vote

    But others say allowing Bannon and other controversial figures a voice in campus discourse presents an important opportunity to engage with, and better understand, other perspectives in a time of extreme political polarization. If Bannon is indeed using the alt-right to benefit himself, wouldn't that make him a white nationalist by association? Jones said she told Bannon that such a policy would "exclude a lot of African-Americans".

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  • 'Cyber Monday' Shatters Records As Online Sales Reach $3.4B

    'Cyber Monday' Shatters Records As Online Sales Reach $3.4B

    That statistic comes from Adobe , which has access to sales data from the top 100 online retailers, capturing about 80% of all sales. Cyber Monday 2016 conducted through 28 November became the biggest online shopping day in U.S. Among the top selling electronic items were Sony's PlayStation 4 , Microsoft's Xbox gaming consoles, Samsung 4K TVs, Apple's iPhones and Amazon's Fire tablets.

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  • Pelosi challenger: House Dems need new message and messenger

    Pelosi challenger: House Dems need new message and messenger

    Ryan ran against Pelosi with a platform that Democrats need to conduct more outreach to Midwestern, economically disenfranchised, and working-class Democrats. Democrats should have just as much interest as Republicans in rolling back counterproductive regulations and cutting unnecessary government programs, so that they can show that government can work and that people's tax dollars are well spent.

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  • With Deals Offered Early, Will Shoppers Buy on Cyber Monday?

    Research from CareerBuilder shows that 42 percent of employees will shop using their smartphone or tablet at work. The fact that Cyber Monday reached a new record is no surprise. Cyber Monday's online sales are forecast to climb 9.4 per cent from previous year to a record $3.36 billion, according to the digital marketing and media firm Adobe Systems Inc.

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  • Noel Tata may be among frontrunners for top job at Tata Sons

    Noel Tata may be among frontrunners for top job at Tata Sons

    He said the reasons cited by Tata Sons to seek his removal were defamatory in nature and harmed his reputation. The 78-year old Tata scion has been serving as interim chairman and a search committee of 20 trustees has been empowered with selecting the next chairman of Tata Trusts, which has overall control of all the Tata companies and corporations.

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  • Patagonia raises record-breaking 10 million dollars during Black Friday

    The company also made pointed reference to Donald Trump's repeated claims that global warming is a "hoax", and his promise to pull the U.S. out of the Paris Agreement on climate change . You can learn more about the past recipients of Patagonia environmental grants in your community here. "The science is telling us loud and clear: We have a problem".

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  • Virgin Media launches new TV box and tablet just for watching TV

    Virgin Media launches new TV box and tablet just for watching TV

    Analysts have given the device a mixed reception, on the one hand praising Virgin's creativity with its tablet but also warning it may be lacking on ultra HD content. There have also been improvements made to the RF remote , so it will connect to the box if it is in a cupboard or concealed storage. It is powered by Android and it comes with the Virgin TV Anywhere app pre-loaded.

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  • South Korea sees 1.5 million protest against President Park Geun-hye

    South Korea sees 1.5 million protest against President Park Geun-hye

    The first female president of a North Asian nation, 64-year-old Park has apologised twice to the nation for allowing her friend Choi Soon-sil to interfere in government affairs. Protesters are demanding Park step down amid a corruption scandal. South Korea's protests against President Park Geun-hye continue to gather steam.

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  • Police identify man dead in New Orleans shooting

    Sunday to the shooting at the intersection of Iberville and Bourbon streets. The victims were eight men and two women, and the cause of the incident is under investigation. Officers heard the shots and arrested two people at the scene for possession of illegal firearms. "This is a very tragic and an unacceptable set of circumstances, especially on a night like this", New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu told reporters .

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  • Philip Morris CEO looks towards phasing out cigarettes

    Philip Morris CEO looks towards phasing out cigarettes

    Initial trials found the new cigarette had similar effects to quitting smoking. The firm is not pushing that finding, saying only that the new product is likely to cause less harm. 'I hope this time will come soon'. It is symbolic that we are opening our first IQOS store in central London , just around the corner from where Mr Philip Morris opened his first tobacco shop in 1847.

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  • Some quotes on the federal government's Tuesday pipeline decisions

    The Prime Minister announces that Ottawa has rejected the Northern Gateway Pipeline but has approved, with conditions, Enbridge's Line 3 and Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline. The actions were filed in May after the National Energy Board recommended the federal government approve the project. Kinder Morgan's $6.8-billion project would triple Trans Mountain capacity to 890,000 barrels per day and result in a seven-fold increase in oil tanker traffic through Burrard Inlet.

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  • Australian government breaks legislative stalemate with bill

    Amendments to legislation to bring back the Australian Building and Construction Commission cleared the lower house with little fanfare on Wednesday night after it passed the Senate mid-morning. The government thought it had the numbers for 15 per cent, after twice revising down the rate from 32.5 per cent. "It's clear now by the government's own admission that we can't compete at 19, and it was also clear to us that 15 is also too high".

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  • More than 800 Lufthansa flights grounded as pilots resume strike

    More than 800 Lufthansa flights grounded as pilots resume strike

    The company has canceled more than 800 short-haul flights scheduled for Tuesday. Lufthansa planes are parked at the airport in Munich, Germany, Tuesday Nov. That offer was presented as part of an "overall solution" that addressed many other issues, and was rejected by the Cockpit union. The long-running dispute over wages has continued, with union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) seeking a 20 per cent raise for its members (spanning the period from 2012 when the last accord expired, through 2017).

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  • Oil prices dip on scepticism ahead of OPEC meeting

    OPEC, which accounts for a third of global oil production, reached a preliminary agreement in Algiers in September to cap output around 32.5-33 million barrels per day versus the current 33.64 million bpd to prop up prices. The UK blue-chip index edged 16 points, or 0.2%, lower to 6,784, with miners rooted to the bottom of the index as they gave up some of the strong gains made following the shock election of Donald Trump as United States president.

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  • Trump Settles University Lawsuits For $25 Million

    Trump Settles University Lawsuits For $25 Million

    But the announcement Friday that he'd settled for $25 million the three lawsuits against Trump University , his ersatz university accused of defrauding students, was still a little out of character for a man who brags about never backing down.

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  • American Music Awards 2016 Winners And Top Moments

    The awards are entirely fan-voted, which puts the power in the listeners hands ensuring that the most popular artist or song wins, and as host model Gigi Hadid noted, “Theres no electoral college tonight.”. "I don't want to see your bodies on Instagram ". "He is still one of the world's most respected and loved artists", she said. The modern-day Renaissance man also took to the stage to perform a medley of hits, including his latest single, "I Can't Stop Thinking About You".

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  • Lufthansa pilots set to strike again on Tuesday, Wednesday

    Lufthansa pilots set to strike again on Tuesday, Wednesday

    Pilots had been threatening to extend the strike beyond Saturday, raising concerns among investors at the growing cost to the company and the wider impact on Europe's largest economy. VC are demanding a pay rise of an average of 3.66 per cent per year, retroactive for the past five years. The Cockpit union targeted Lufthansa's long-haul services Saturday, prompting 137 flight cancellations and affecting some 30,000 passengers.

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  • Stores try to cater to savvier customers on Black Friday

    Thanksgiving Day and stayed open until 10 p.m. Friday, customers could be seen in relatively long lines at checkout counters Friday afternoon. CBS4's Donna Rapado spoke with shoppers. Lisa Collins of Gilford, New Hampshire, will buy gifts online if she finds a better price and free shipping. "Where is she right now?" an Action News reporter asked Sanchez.

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  • Ignoring recount questions, Trump team focuses on new hires

    The statement announcing her new position included Trump's complimentary words about McFarland's "tremendous experience and innate talent". Trump noted that McGhan would 'play a critical role in our administration'. There were also signs of discord within the president-elect's small inner circle as Trump weighed his choices for secretary of state . Trump planned to return to his NY home on Sunday ahead of a series of Monday meetings with prospective administration hires, including ...

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  • Kellyanne Conway skeptic of Mitt Romney

    Kellyanne Conway skeptic of Mitt Romney

    As Politico reports , Romney is ready and willing to serve in Trump's administration. Even Thanksgiving did not provide a reprieve from the extraordinary public efforts to cast doubt on Romney. Trump was also considering Giuliani for the position, but his nomination may face a more perilous road being confirmed by the Senate. "He attacked him on a personal level about his character, integrity, his honor", the former Governor of Arkansas said on Wednesday's "Fox and Friends", adding ...

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  • Trump backs Brexit leader Farage as United Kingdom envoy to US

    It is considered unprecedented for an incoming United States president to ask a world leader to appoint an opposition party leader as ambassador . Trump's call on Twitter is unusual - ambassadors are appointed by the governments they represent, not by the administration of the country in which they serve.

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  • Nude students, Filipino activists protest dictator's burial

    Nude students, Filipino activists protest dictator's burial

    Protesters held placards reading "Digong traitor, a lapdog of the dictator", referring to Duterte by his nickname. A protester impersonating former Philippine First Lady Imelda Marcos kisses an effigy of Ferdinand Marcos inside a mock coffin during a protest denouncing his buria.

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  • California mosques receive letters threatening Muslims

    California mosques receive letters threatening Muslims

    The photocopied letters arrived at the Islamic Center of Long Beach and the Islamic Center of Claremont, according to the Council on American-Islamic Relations. The incoming POTUS promised at one point in the campaign to create a Muslim ban if he were to be elected, preventing any Muslims from entering the country.

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  • OPEC to debate oil output cut next week but Iraq, Iran hesitate

    OPEC to debate oil output cut next week but Iraq, Iran hesitate

    Prices traded higher earlier in the day, after logging a 4.1% rally on Monday. Brent for January settlement climbed $2.04, or 4.4 percent, to $48.90 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange on Monday. "And "there won't be many government restrictions to limit shale producers from ramping up output", after President-elect Donald Trump announced that all restrictions on shale oil production would be lifted ...

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