• U.S. willing to begin direct talks with North Korea without preconditions: Tillerson
U.S. willing to begin direct talks with North Korea without preconditions: Tillerson

This appeared to represent a softening in the USA position, seeing as officials had previously demanded that Kim Jong-Un's regime demonstrate a willingness to consider giving up their arsenal. "The president's views on North Korea have not changed", the White House said. Tillerson said that he has told Mattis that if diplomacy doesn't work, he wi...

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  • Will the United States return to the Paris climate deal?
Will the United States return to the Paris climate deal?

Speaking on the eve of the One Planet Summit , two years to the day since 195 nations adopted the climate plan, Macron rejected the idea that Trump could negotiate a fresh deal and termed his withdrawal an "aggressive" maneuver. "The main focus of the summit, with the theme, "Climate Change Financing", according to the organisers, will be to innov...

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  • Research Ratings: Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE), AutoNation, Inc. (AN)
Research Ratings: Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE), AutoNation, Inc. (AN)

It has outperformed by 32.72% the S&P500. Finally, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS boosted its position in shares of Energy Transfer Equity by 4.1% in the 3rd quarter. Morgan Stanley reaffirmed an "overweight" rating on shares of Energy Transfer Equity in a research report on Tuesday, September 5th. 541,829 were reported...

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  • Jeffrey Schlupp: 'Crystal Palace have not pointed fingers at Christian Benteke'
Jeffrey Schlupp: 'Crystal Palace have not pointed fingers at Christian Benteke'

Where we are in the table every three points is unbelievably worked for. "We've got an bad long way to go but we are making a fist of it, former England manager Hodgson, who replaced the sacked Frank de Boer in September, said". The in-form Richarlison was gifted as much time and space to cross from the left wing as Janmaat was to convert it,...

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  • Wells On Bench as Burnley Defeat Stoke 1-0
Wells On Bench as Burnley Defeat Stoke 1-0

Burnley had to make an early change five minutes before the half-time whistle after Joel Ward left a scramble near the Stoke goal on the floor in pain, prompting the Premier League debut of summer signing Charlie Taylor at left-back. I'm pleased with what we produced tonight. It's probably one of the most pleasing of the season. We will deal wit...

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  • Melania and Ivanka Trumps' botched NYC mayor votes thrown out
Melania and Ivanka Trumps' botched NYC mayor votes thrown out

Absentee votes cast by the president's wife, Melania, and daughter Ivanka Trump were not counted by city officials after both made mistakes with their ballots, a spokeswoman for the New York City Board of Elections confirmed to NBC News on Tuesday.

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  • Colts K Adam Vinatieri's FG misses in blizzard could cost him $500K
Colts K Adam Vinatieri's FG misses in blizzard could cost him $500K

The blizzard that pounded western NY over the weekend made the football game between the Buffalo Bills and Indianapolis Colts a hell of a lot more entertaining that it would have been under normal circumstances. But with the two misses on Sunday, Vinatieri dropped to 88% on the season. He would receive a $500,000 bonus for making 90 percent o...

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  • New weather warning issued for ice across Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire
New weather warning issued for ice across Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire

In the first of the warnings, which was issued this Tuesday evening, the national forcecaster predicted west to southwest winds veering west to northwest with mean speeds of 45kph to 65kph and gusts up to 85kph. Maximum temperatures of only 4 or 5 degrees Celsius generally, but 7 or 8 degrees Celsius along southern fringes. Thursday will also be ...

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  • Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart's 'Jumanji' Maintains 'Soul' of Robin Williams Original
Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart's 'Jumanji' Maintains 'Soul' of Robin Williams Original

So now, I've recovered from some not nice times and now what I basically want is for Santa to know that I'm doing good and I'm doing better. It's pretty clear Johnson's not toying with the idea all that seriously, though all the goodwill towards him does come from a genuine place.

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  • Erdogan, Putin warn of further tension over US Jerusalem move
Erdogan, Putin warn of further tension over US Jerusalem move

His lightning visit to the region highlighted Russia's expanding ties with key players in the Middle East, analysts said. "The statement by U.S. President Donald Trump does not bind us, nor does it bind Jerusalem or the Muslim world", he added.

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  • SC lens on jallikattu law
SC lens on jallikattu law

The CJI said the petitions raised three important questions. The Constitution Bench has been asked to decide whether states can claim protection under Article 29 of the Constitution. Several animal rights groups have legally challenged the Tamil Nadu government's move. Second, whether the state legislature has the competence to make them.

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  • Brian Kolb is first Republican to enter 2018 governor's race
Brian Kolb is first Republican to enter 2018 governor's race

He became the GOP leader in 2009. He will appeal directly to people who "really care about having a better life in NY", he said. Kolb also has called the minimum wage increase and paid family leave program "two crushing mandates" for small businesses.

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  • CBSE UGC NET 2017 Answer Key Released, Check you Marks now
CBSE UGC NET 2017 Answer Key Released, Check you Marks now

NET 2017 Official Answer Key has be uploaded on website issued by CBSE itself. Now, . An official confirmation from CBSE is now out and the answer keys will be available at official website. Also, they can download the answer keys for the future reference. The CBSE conducts the exam on behalf of the University Grants Commission (UGC) to determine...

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  • Way to go! MA named healthiest state in nation
Way to go! MA named healthiest state in nation

The report is the longest-running annual assessment of the nation's health on a state-by-state basis. "We don't have a framework with everyone in", said Dr. Benjamin said it's disappointing to see these numbers, in spite of the way that the United States spends essentially more on social insurance than different countries, as indicated by the ...

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  • Courts for netas will have to dispose of 4.6 cases per day
Courts for netas will have to dispose of 4.6 cases per day

It further submitted that the Department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance has given in-principle approval for the same on 8 December. The PIL sought directions to the Centre and the Election Commission to frame guidelines to decriminalise the electoral system and ensure inner-party democracy as proposed by the National Commission to Review t...

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  • This kissing contest in Jharkhand kicks up political storm
This kissing contest in Jharkhand kicks up political storm

BJP farmers' wing and All Adivasi Youth and Students Union (AAYSU) on Tuesday staged demonstrations and burnt effigies of Simon Marandi. Coming of age and breaking the social barriers that consider public display of affection a taboo, more than 18-odd married couples in a tribal village in Jharkhand state took part in the contest and locked lips ...

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  • Newly Discovered Pacific Island Could Help Scientists Study Mars
Newly Discovered Pacific Island Could Help Scientists Study Mars

Initially projected to last for only a few months, NASA scientists now believe that this new island may have a lifespan of between six and thirty years. Jim Garvin , chief scientist of Nasa's Goddard Space Flight Centre, had been leading study of the island. "And literally, there are thousands of them, in multiple regions".

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  • Tremors Detected Near North Korean Nuclear Test Site Likely Aftershocks
Tremors Detected Near North Korean Nuclear Test Site Likely Aftershocks

The report said such activities "includes a routine presence of vehicles and personnel around the portal, movement of mining carts from the portal to the adjacent spoil pile and signs of fresh spoil being dumped onto the pile". The North Portal tunnel has been left dormant and mostly abandoned, possibly due to damage from detonations. Pyongyang c...

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  • Woman allegedly killed husband, lived with dismembered body for months
Woman allegedly killed husband, lived with dismembered body for months

A tote bag in the back yard of the home contained the dismembered remains of Howard, police said. Deputies from the Summit County Sheriff's Office arrived at the one-story home on the 3300 block of Linda Street on Saturday afternoon, December 9.

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  • Trump's Jerusalem decision might spark violence
Trump's Jerusalem decision might spark violence

Soldiers from the Givati brigade in Hebron had been deployed in the area near HebronÂ's market to deal with any disturbances following President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. An estimated 3,000 people marched, burned Israeli flags and stamped on posters of Trump in around 30 protests across the Palestinian territo...

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  • Targeted Movers: Rite Aid Corporation (RAD), Range Resources Corporation (RRC)
Targeted Movers: Rite Aid Corporation (RAD), Range Resources Corporation (RRC)

The stock decreased 2.66% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $1.83. The stock ended last trade at 9.20 a share and the price is up more than -52.94% so far this year. New York-based Jpmorgan Chase & Communications has invested 0% in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD ). Clearbridge Invs Limited stated it has 18,800 shares.

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  • Ryanair pilots to strike in run-up to Christmas
Ryanair pilots to strike in run-up to Christmas

The German trade union promised to avoid striking over Christmas , from 23-26 December. Ryanair has told pilots who strike that they will be in breach of their agreements, conducted by the airline separately with each base, and lose benefits including guarantees over rosters and pay, and be denied promotion.

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  • LA Fire Caused by Homeless People Cooking near 405 Freeway
LA Fire Caused by Homeless People Cooking near 405 Freeway

The fire is 85 percent contained with 69 fire personnel remaining on scene to achieve 100 percent containment, fire officials said . The Skirball Fire forced the closure of the freeway, a major north-south artery in Los Angeles , and prompted worries that it could jump the freeway and threaten the Getty Museum and its priceless art collection...

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  • Unusual Volume Spikes For: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX)
Unusual Volume Spikes For: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX)

Its last month's stock price volatility remained 2.95% which for the week stands at 2.93%. The number of shares that were traded during the day was 3.92 million, which corresponds to its 3-month volume average of 4.34 million shares a day. The active investment managers in our partner's database now have: 171.89 million shares, up from 169.41 milli...

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  • Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC Cuts Holdings in Union Pacific Co. (UNP)
Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC Cuts Holdings in Union Pacific Co. (UNP)

The fund owned 26,144 shares of the railroad operator's stock after selling 3,489 shares during the period. Suffolk Cap Mngmt Limited Com invested in 1.6% or 111,033 shares. The company reported the earnings of $1.5/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $1.49/share. FMR LLC now owns 9,603,068 shares of the railroad opera...

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