• Sterling back under pressure after brief Carney bounce

    But in his letter to the Chancellor on Monday evening, Mr Carney said he made a decision to stay on until 2019 because he recognised "the importance to the country of continuity during the UK's Article 50 negotiations". In reply, Mr Hammond said he was "very pleased" by Mr Carney's decision. Carney said he intends to serve one year more than the five he committed to when he was appointed as governor in November 2012, but will still be two short of the usual eight years that governors serve.

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  • AiG Performance of Manufacturing Index Returns to Growth in October

    AiG Performance of Manufacturing Index Returns to Growth in October

    Factory output accelerated in October, with the sub-index rising to 53.3 in October from 52.8 in September. "The breakdown of the PMIs show large pick-ups in the output and new orders components", Mr Evans-Pritchard said. dollar against the euro more than outweighed imported deflation from the weak pound. The Nikkei/Markit purchasing managers' index (PMI) on South Korea's manufacturing sector edged up to 48.0 in October from 47.6 in September on a seasonally adjusted basis, IHS Markit said ...

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  • Tatas rush to SC, HC fearing retaliation by Cyrus Mistry

    In the email, Mistry said that he faced constant interference by Ratan Tata, to the point that he was pushed into becoming a "lame duck". Tatas have filed caveats seeking notice from Cyrus Mistry fearing legal action. Under Ratan Tata's chairmanship, from 991 to 2012, the Group's revenue grew from around United States dollars 6 billion to USD 100 billion. In a sign of the near-150-year-old conglomerate's heft, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was told about the leadership change in a personal ...

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  • Qualcomm to buy NXP for US$47bn in all-cash deal

    It notably acquired Freescale Semiconductor last December, which bolstered its automotive credentials. The deal implies that Qualcomm will acquire 100% of the stake in NXPI Semiconductors for a consideration of $110 per share, which roughly translates into $38.5 billion for the entire NXP Semiconductor stock.

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  • Opec meets non-Opec nations for oil talks, Russia still on board

    However, the talk yielded little information about the promise of oil output. Moreover, he expressed his appreciation of the agreements on oil output freeze reached in Algeria, opening remarks, published on the official OPEC website following meeting of the High-level Committee of the Algiers Accord said.

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  • India, China NSAs to meet next week

    He stated that it was unfortunate that the NSG did not require India to make any worthwhile non-proliferation commitments at the time. When asked to comment on a report by a Pakistani think-tank that India can produce a maximum of 356-492 nuclear weapons, Zakaria said, "Pakistan has long maintained that India's rapidly expanding military nuclear programme poses a grave threat to peace and stability in the region and beyond".

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  • Sanders urges government to kill AT&T-Time Warner merger

    First the Justice Department and Federal Trade Commission, which share the work of ensuring that mergers are legal, must decide if there is a problem and then whether there is a solution. "At a time when our telecommunications and media industries are already too concentrated, we should be focused on opening those markets to more competition, not less".

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  • Pakistan beat Malaysia on penalties to reach Asian CT final

    Pakistan beat Malaysia on penalties to reach Asian CT final

    The last quarter of the match was played under heavy rains. India scored through Talwinder (15th) and Ramandeep Singh (55th). However, Jihun Yang scored the all important goal for South Korea in the 53rd minute. Seo beat custodian Sreejesh with a firm drive that sounded the boards. It had started raining heavily by now. Nikkin had a super break, right in front of the goal but couldn't control the ball.

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  • Supreme Court to hear case of transgender bathroom policy

    Grimm, 17, will not be allowed to use the boys' restroom at the school in the meantime. The policy required students to use a restroom that matched their biological gender or use a private, single-stall restroom. That other question tests whether the government announced its policy on transgender rights in the procedurally proper way. This title has been interpreted by the Obama administration as a ban on anti-transgender discrimination.

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  • AT&T to acquire Time Warner

    He said, for example, AT&T might let wireless customers watch TV and movies from Time Warner without using their data, which would make video from other providers less attractive. Other critics, such as John Bergmayer from Public Knowledge, a campaign group that promotes access to affordable media, warned that consumers may lose out from the deal.

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  • Bengals Have Tough Time Stopping The Guy With The Ball

    Bengals Have Tough Time Stopping The Guy With The Ball

    During Day 3 of News4's Redskins Royal Road Trip, Pat Collins discovered he wasn't the only one sporting Washington's team colors in the streets of London. 9 - Passing yards Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton is behind Indianapolis' Andrew Luck (2,074) for the AFC lead. But while Cleveland is hardly a great measuring stick, Cincinnati is coming off a 559-yard effort that displayed how dominant its offense can be when clicking.

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  • Hamilton on pole in Mexico, Rosberg second

    Hamilton on pole in Mexico, Rosberg second

    Struggling with his starts all season, Hamilton hopes to build on the momentum of last week's US Grand Prix, where his clean getaway helped him to victory. Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg, of Germany, drives during the first practice session for the Formula One Mexico Grand Prix auto race at the Hermanos Rodriguez racetrack in Mexico City, Friday, Oct.

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  • Obama makes a promise about his wife

    Obama makes a promise about his wife

    Reaffirming their friendship, Michelle Obama during her speech said, "People wonder if Hillary Clinton is my friend". President Barack Obama had a warning Friday for Democrats in battleground Florida who may be slightly too confident that Hillary Clinton will win the election: Even if she does, it's not enough.

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  • Boeing, UPS Announce Order for 14 747-8 Freighters

    Boeing, UPS Announce Order for 14 747-8 Freighters

    But the 747-8 freighter's special hinged nose gives it a unique ability to carry large cargo. As of last month, there were 124 confirmed orders for the -8s, 74 of them freighters, according to Boeing data found online. UPS will deploy the front-loading cargo planes on global routes while shifting some earlier-model 747s to domestic flying, the Atlanta-based courier said Thursday.

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  • Eurowings to hold talks with cabin crew as strike threat looms

    Eurowings to hold talks with cabin crew as strike threat looms

    German airline Lufthansa has canceled hundreds of flights at its budget unit Eurowings, affecting some 40,000 passengers, because of a strike by cabin crew. It is also potentially more damaging, as Germanwings' fleet of around 60 aircraft dwarfs Eurowings' 23 aircraft in Germany. UFO will provide more details later Wednesday, it said.

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  • RBS says earnings rise 61 percent

    RBS says earnings rise 61 percent

    In its interim results, published today, RBS says: " RBS has had positive discussions with a number of interested parties concerning a transaction related to substantially all of the business". However, RBS said it was now in talks with HM Treasury and expects further engagement with the European Commission because the proposals under discussion are unable to meet the 2017 deadline.

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  • Rising star: YouTube playing key role in Google's success

    As the years have passed, Google has gone from one of the only online advertising juggernauts to going head-to-head with Facebook, whose advertising business is rapidly expanding and offering a good alternative to Google. Google pulled in revenues of $22.5 billion and earnings per share of $9.06, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus predictions of $22.1 billion and $8.64 respectively.

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  • Deutsche Bank makes 278 million euros, strengthens buffers

    Deutsche Bank makes 278 million euros, strengthens buffers

    The profit contrasted with a loss of €6 billion (£5.3 billion) in the same period a year ago when the bank had large one-off charges. Profit exceeded analyst estimates and the meagre 20 million euro profit from the second quarter. The bank is in the midst of a wrenching restructuring, shedding jobs, cutting costs and withdrawing from some countries. "Once they can get that behind them, they'll be able to focus on their operating business".

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  • Financial statements true and fair view: Tata Steel

    Mistry had overwhelmingly lost the confidence of the Members of the Board of Directors for a combination of several factors", Tata Son said. "It is unforgivable that Mistry has attempted to besmirch the image of the group in the eyes of the employees", Tata Sons said.

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  • Twitter cutting 9 percent of workforce worldwide

    Revenue from advertising rose by 6% to $545 million, and "data licensing" revenue surged 26% to $71 million. The company reported revenue of $616m for the three-month period, 8 per cent ahead of the same period past year, but a slowdown from that period's 58 per cent surge.

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  • Chip maker Qualcomm buying NXP Semiconductors in $47B deal

    NXP Semiconductors NV makes up approx 0.24% of Fjarde Ap-fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund's portfolio. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.44 EPS . NXP Semiconductors NV has been the topic of 27 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc.

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  • England name Te'o amongst final 33-man squad

    England name Te'o amongst final 33-man squad

    With so many players unavailable, Northampton Saints flanker Wood has been given an opportunity to impress. England face Australia, South Africa, Argentina and Fiji next month and will be wanting to redeem themselves, along with other northern hemisphere countries, after the last time they met these teams.

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  • Bank of Hawaii Purchases Shares of 7247 Danaher Corp. (DHR)

    Bank of Hawaii Purchases Shares of 7247 Danaher Corp. (DHR)

    The stock of Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) earned "Neutral" rating by Credit Suisse on Friday, September 4. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. during the second quarter worth approximately $132,000. The total volume of shares traded was below their three months average volume of 5,480,000 shares.

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  • See how the new runway at Heathrow would look

    The decision was made at a meeting of ministers in the airport sub-committee chaired by Theresa May. Mr Goldsmith, a high-profile environmentalist whose Richmond Park and North Kingston constituency lies under the Heathrow flight path, has long threatened to resign if the Government backed the expansion plan.

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  • Analysts Update Their Price Target On SM Energy Company (NYSE:SM)

    Analysts Update Their Price Target On SM Energy Company (NYSE:SM)

    The forecast of 2 surveyed investment analysts covering the stock advises investors to Buy stake in the company. 09/08/2016 - Spectra Energy Corp had its "equal-weight" rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Sanchez Energy Corporation as $134.87 Million in the Current Quarter. Highstreet Asset Management Inc.

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  • Mourinho's warning to United players

    Despite the setback at Chelsea and the mounting injury problems, however, Mourinho insists he is fully committed to hauling United out of the slump. Defender Kurt Zouma played 45 minutes for Chelsea's development side on Monday and is likely to return to full training with Chelsea's first team on Thursday.

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  • (PG) Is Up Sharply After Q1 Earnings Topped Estimates

    (PG) Is Up Sharply After Q1 Earnings Topped Estimates

    On 01/26/2016, Analysts were suspecting EPS of $0.98/share where The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) reported its Actual EPS of $1.04. P&G sold 41 of its products, consisting of Clairol and Wella, to Coty Inc in a $12.5 billion deal previously this month.

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  • Actress Woodley faces January trial in pipeline protest

    Actress Woodley faces January trial in pipeline protest

    Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier said, "Individuals trespassing on private property can't claim eminent domain to justify their criminal actions". The protesters set up the blockade to stop access to a critical construction site where work is slated to begin soon, Nick Tilsen, a protester, told NBC News.

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  • Gunman in Wheelchair Sought in Mott Haven Houses Homicide, Police Say

    Gunman in Wheelchair Sought in Mott Haven Houses Homicide, Police Say

    The man who took a stolen cop vehicle on a joyride over the weekend, only to plow it into a row of parked cars, was arrested on Tuesday. Investigators believe the girl fought hard against the man, but in the end was overpowered. Boyce said that area happens to be the location of an open murder investigation. "I don't think they are related at this point, there isn't enough information", he said.

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  • US Stocks Close Higher on New Corporate Deals

    Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street as traders looked over a big batch of corporate deals. As a result, B/E Aerospace's Wellington headquarters will be eliminated, part of the savings from combining the companies' operations, said Kelly Ortberg, chairman, president and CEO of Rockwell Collins , in a conference call Monday.

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  • Early voting begins in MA

    Early voting begins in MA

    This election there is more than 136,000 registered voters in the county, which is almost 7,300 more registered voters than in the 2012 presidential election. By late morning, several hundred people had cast ballots in Somerville, Salerno said, including Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone. "And remember, anyone who votes early, in-person, will receive a limited edition Blue Dog I Voted sticker to wear proudly".

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  • Donald Trump attacks Michelle Obama over 'vicious' Hillary Clinton comments

    Donald Trump attacks Michelle Obama over 'vicious' Hillary Clinton comments

    She's credited for being perhaps Hillary Clinton's strongest surrogate, and Democrats are hopeful that Michelle Obama's blistering takedown of Donald Trump will make a powerful impact on voters. Or you can just be Nugent, playing to your state fair crowds and living your best life. " Her speeches have been more political", McBride said. "We all understand that attack on any one of us is an attack on all of us".

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  • Donald Trump launches attack on First Lady Michelle Obama

    Donald Trump launches attack on First Lady Michelle Obama

    As the crowd booed, he retorted: "That's OK, I don't know who they're angry at, Hillary, you or I?" "And I get that, they are hard to keep up with, and it's probably even harder when you're translating from the original Russian". So we now know what Donald is and what he said and how he acts toward women. We're gonna win so big. "We got to leave no doubt". During last night's showdown in Las Vegas between Trump and Hillary Clinton , the Republican nominee would not commit to accepting the ...

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  • Monthly Social Security checks grow by $4 on average in 2017

    Monthly Social Security checks grow by $4 on average in 2017

    It's not a big jump in the amount of money paid out to retirees, but high earning Americans are paying for it. Finally, it's important to note that even if the CPI-W decreases, Social Security can not have a negative COLA . Specifically, there was no COLA for beneficiaries past year because there was no inflation whatsoever. There have been no increases three times.Local recipients lamented the small increase isn't enough to keep up with rising living expenses.

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  • US preparing civil complaint against Moody's on Mortgage-Bond Ratings

    US preparing civil complaint against Moody's on Mortgage-Bond Ratings

    On Oct 4, 2016, Raymond W Mcdaniel (President and CEO) sold 7,000 shares at $108.83 per share price.Also, On Oct 3, 2016, Lisa Westlake (SVP & Chief HR Officer) sold 1,095 shares at $108.37 per share price.On Oct 3, 2016, Robert Fauber (President-MIS) sold 1,970 shares at $108.37 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.

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  • NY poised to crack down on illegal Airbnb rentals

    NY poised to crack down on illegal Airbnb rentals

    NY housing law restricts short-term rentals for certain housing, and housing advocates in the city argue that numerous units listed on Airbnb are illegal. The German capital of Berlin imposed restrictions in June, following the implementation of similar regulations in Barcelona and Amsterdam. It is also a win for the Hotel Trades Council, a small but politically influential labor union that has backed efforts to regulate Airbnb.

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