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He reportedly kept repeating the phrase, trying to get the Vice President's attention. But Biden's pitch was as much fear-Trump based as it was don't-fear-Clinton based. Watch Vice President Joe Biden get on message with the Syrian heckler in the entire exchange right here. "The election campaign is in progress, and it is a conscious attempt of the Democratic Party to show that Trump was illiterate in foreign policy, which would make him unsafe".
  • EU, German officials play down reports of trade talk failure

    EU, German officials play down reports of trade talk failure

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    The European Union's long-planned trade deal with the USA has collapsed with negotiations showing no sign of progress despite three years' of talks, according to Germany's economy minister. Barack Obama had warned Britain would be "back of the queue" for any new trade deal as TTIP was the priority. Gabriel said he was a supporter of free trade because German exporters, large and small, would benefit but such a deal could not be done "at any price".
  • Trudeau leaves for first official visit to China

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    One way or another, Trudeau's visit will help set the tone for one of Canada's key bilateral relationships - and one that has always been neglected. Through 10 years of working with the Conservative government, he said Canada-China relations made some progress, but noted that sometimes the "pace and priorities" were "quite different".
  • E-commerce giant urges businesses to write PM over Canada Post dispute

    E-commerce giant urges businesses to write PM over Canada Post dispute

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    They also said Canada Post would "cut off maternity and adoption leave as well as insurance and other benefits, and cancel the workers' vacations". Members of CUP-W were set to begin a rolling overtime ban on Monday if an agreement wasn't reached, but that plan has been halted in a last ditch effort to reach a negotiated agreement.
  • Stock markets flatline, Canadian dollar falls after US Fed speech

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    Yellen did imply that a September rate hike would be "appropriate", but left enough wiggle room that the Fed can continue to keep rates lower for longer. At the time, the Fed foresaw four additional rate increases in 2016. The three are viewed as the core of the US central bank, and the most influential in setting policy.
  • English highway closed for 2nd day over collapsed bridge

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    The accident happened just after midday and fix work is likely to see the motorway closed until well into tomorrow. A motorcyclist fell off his bike and was hospitalised with broken ribs, while the trucker was treated for shock. The driver of the lorry carrying the digger is not believed to have been injured. Police have closed the motorway in both directions between junctions 3 and J4 after a truck rammed into the concrete walkway.
  • Sachin Clicks Selfies, Presents India's Rio Champions With BMWs

    Sachin Clicks Selfies, Presents India's Rio Champions With BMWs

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    Tendulkar, who is India's leading Test Match run scorer, presented the vehicles to badminton silver medallist P.V. Sindhu and wrestling bronze medallist Sakshi Malik as a reward for their performances in Brazil. Last time we had a bronze. "He kept his promise today, thank you". Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar has awarded India's successful Olympians with brand new BMW cars for their efforts at Rio 2016.
  • Markets Right Now: Stocks Are Slightly Lower in Early Trade

    Markets Right Now: Stocks Are Slightly Lower in Early Trade

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    Total sales $1.4 billion down 2.6%. Street expectations are for EPS of $0.50 and $8.22. Zale integration continues to progress well. On track to deliver cumulative synergies of $158 million to $175 million by end of this fiscal year and $225 million to $250 million by end of next fiscal year.
  • Yellen suggests rate hike is coming but offers no timetable

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    Thank you for reading and relying on TulsaWorld.com for your news and information. "As is the case with most Fed speaking engagements, it will mainly involve deciphering verbal gymnastics while looking for a smoking gun", Stephen Innes, senior trader at OANDA, said in a note.
  • Rosenblatt Securities Reiterates

    Rosenblatt Securities Reiterates "Neutral" Rating for Autodesk Inc. (ADSK)

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    The increase in new model subscriptions was led by product subscriptions. Geographically, revenues in the Americas decreased 2% year over year to $230 million. Stock's minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $45.00 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $82.00. The average 1-year price target among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $64.64.
  • Brocade Communications Systems (BRCD) Is Falling After Q3 Report

    Brocade Communications Systems (BRCD) Is Falling After Q3 Report

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    Brocade Communications Systems (NASDAQ:BRCD) traded down 11.66% during trading on Friday, hitting $9.24. Analyst Opinion The sell-side market experts layering the stock estimates have established a price target of $9.3 on the stock. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc . got Downgrade on 14-Jul-16 where investment firm Robert W. Baird Downgrade the stock from Neutral to Underperform.
  • US Navy vessel fires warning shots at Iran boat

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    In one incident Wednesday, the patrol ship USS Squall fired three warning shots into the water in the direction of an Iranian boat that was approaching another American ship head-on. "If any foreign vessel enters our waters, we will give them a warning, and if it is an act of aggression, we will confront them", Gen. Hosein Dehghan told Iranian media Thursday.
  • Fed open to raising interest rates

    Fed open to raising interest rates

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    The soonest such a move would likely be announced is at the next meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee in September, though most observers believe the Fed will wait until December before officially deciding to raise rates. "Overall, along with the more upbeat tone of the recent data, we think the odds of a September rate hike have probably increased", said Andrew Hunter, U.S.
  • Marathon Oil (MRO) Stock Slips as Oil Prices Retreat

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    EPS growth in past five years was -26.40%. The stock has received rating from many Reuters analysts. The Corporation has average brokerage recommendation (ABR) of 1.38 based on consensus of the brokerage firms issuing ratings. United States of America based company, Marathon Oil Corporation's (MRO)'s latest closing price distance was 26.82% from the average-price of 200 days while it maintained a distance from the 50 Day Moving Average at 10.88% and 11.08% compared with the 20 Day Moving ...
  • Killing of 2 nuns leaves gaping hole in poor community

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    Th. Durant Assistant Police Chief James Lee says his department received a request around 10 Thursday morning to make a wellness check at this home on Castalian Springs Road, after the two women didn't come to work. They absolutely loved the people in their community", said Bishop Joseph Kopacz. The Catholic Diocese of Jackson says a wake will be held Sunday at St.
  • WhatsApp Will Share User Data With Facebook

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    WhatsApp has earned the respect of many users by dedicating itself to privacy, including utilizing end-to-end encryption for messages sent on the service. When announcing the policy update, WhatsApp promised "we won't post or share your WhatsApp number with others, including on Facebook, and we still won't sell, share, or give your phone number to advertisers".
  • Fed's George: Time for U.S. to Raise Rates

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    A rate hike next month would see the Fed's policy increasingly divergent from that of other major central banks, after the Bank of England cut rates and restarted quantitative easing in August following the UK's vote to leave the European Union.
  • Uber lost 1.2 billion for first half year in 2016

    Uber lost 1.2 billion for first half year in 2016

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    But Uber thinks it's winning by a landslide, according to a new report. Promotional prices and other discounts keep customers coming to Uber , but also contribute to that loss of money, and offer companies like Lyft a chance to counter. On Friday, Gupta told investors that Uber's losses mounted in the second quarter. A source familiar with the situation tells TIME that a majority of the second quarter's loss was spent on subsidizing drivers in China.
  • US to buy 11M pounds of cheese to boost dairy prices

    US to buy 11M pounds of cheese to boost dairy prices

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    The cheese will be made available through USDA nutrition assistance programs, while the action is also meant to help boost the stalled marketplace for dairy producers whose revenues have dropped 35 percent over the past two years. Nearly 5 million kilograms of cheese will be bought from private makers at a cost of $US20 million ($26 million) in an effort to bolster the country's dairy industry.
  • Tesla Clears Antitrust Hurdle In $2.6 Billion Deal For SolarCity

    Tesla Clears Antitrust Hurdle In $2.6 Billion Deal For SolarCity

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    Lyndon Rive , SolarCity's chief executive officer, and Peter Rive, its chief technology officer, are each buying $17.5 million. " SolarCity is burning through a lot of cash and they need cash". Last week, the solar panel manufacturer announced that it is likely to raise almost $124 million through issuance bond with an interest rate of 6.5% and a maturity date of February 2018.
  • Ventotene mini-summit of European Union leaders: after Brexit hangover

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    As part of a deal to relieve pressure on Europe's frontline states in the migration crisis, the European Commission past year devised a plan aimed at moving thousands of new arrivals away from Italy and Greece towards other EU members. At that meeting, the leaders said: "Today, we express our firm commitment to the unity of Europe". "No one among us thinks that issues we face can be solved easily", Renzi said aboard the carrier, which leads an European Union mission to track and rescue ...
  • Thousands who fled California wildfire allowed to return

    Thousands who fled California wildfire allowed to return

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    Almost 1,000 homes have been destroyed and several people have been killed this year due to fires in America's most populous state. "It was built in fire and natural disaster country", he said. At 60 percent containment now for over a week, the fire continues its advancement into Los Padres National Forest where it threatens more than 400 buildings.
  • Apple boosts iPhone security after Mideast spyware discovery

    Apple boosts iPhone security after Mideast spyware discovery

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    We're bringing Momentum to NY: our newest event, showcasing only the best speakers and startups. If the user clicks on the scam link, their iPhone would be instantly hijacked. Apple released a patch Thursday for current cellphones using iOS, one Lookout advises iPhone owners to install. Users can get the patch through a normal software update .
  • Thousands without power after Indiana tornadoes

    Thousands without power after Indiana tornadoes

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    At least two tornadoes struck cities in central in on Wednesday, tearing the roof off apartment buildings, sending air conditioners falling onto parked cars and cutting power to thousands of people. Storms rolling through Indianapolis left more than 11,000 Indianapolis Power & Light customers in the dark as of 5 p.m. Wednesday. Meteorologist Dave Tucek said a tornado moved across the city Wednesday afternoon.
  • Oil Up On Iran Talk; Stockpile Build Cited By API Surprises

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    The Iraqi call comes on top of worries about burgeoning Chinese fuel exports, more Iraqi and Nigerian crude shipments and a rising US oil rig count. And even if Saudi supply rose to meet increased demand for air conditioning, cooler weather just frees up more crude for export instead of generating domestic electricity.
  • Trump to rally in Connecticut Saturday

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    Pence's disclosure came a day after Hillary Clinton's campaign released her returns, showing that the Democratic candidate and former President Bill Clinton earned $10.6 million previous year. But it is rare for a Republican to campaign in the Nutmeg State, though many Trump supporters in attendance in Fairfield were glad he did. In a statement released Friday, Senate President Martin Looney tied the presidential candidate to state Republicans.
  • US new-home sales climb to best level since late 2007

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    New data from the Commerce Department shows strong housing demand in the US, especially in the south, reduced inventory and a spike in entry-level homes sold. Purchases shot up 40% in the Northeast and 18.1% in the South last month. July's median sales price dipped 0.5 percent from a year ago to $294,600, a possible reflection of the regional sales mix.
  • Odisha To Hold Special Assembly Session To Ratify GST Bill

    Odisha To Hold Special Assembly Session To Ratify GST Bill

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    Earlier, the Secretary to the Speaker, SS Verma, had informed that the bill will be tabled in the assembly. "Since construction of the new legislature building at Velagapudi, the state governments transitional headquarters, in Guntur district is not complete yet, we will hold the monsoon session in Hyderabad", Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said after a Cabinet meeting here this evening.
  • Fisherman Learns His Good Luck Charm Is Worth $100M

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    At a staggering 1ft wide and 2.2ft long, it dwarfs the world record Pearl of Allah , which weighed over 14lbs and is worth £26.6million. The Daily Mail says the fisherman originally found it when a ship's anchor got stuck on the giant clam .
  • Five day Guards' strike to take place on Southern despite ACAS talks

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    RMT general secretary Mick Cash said on Monday the action had been forced on the union by the "arrogance and inaction" of Southern's parent company, Govia Thameslink, and the government. Talks broke down last Friday between GTR and union bosses before an agreement was reached along similar lines to a deal in Scotland with Abellio. The five-day rail strike this week is thought to be the longest industrial action taken by transport unions since 1968.
  • Stocks open slightly lower as oil retreats

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    LONDON , Aug 22 World stocks edged lower and the dollar strengthened on Monday on expectations the Federal Reserve will give a signal this week that it is gearing up to raise USA interest rates. Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said on Sunday that the Fed is close to hitting its targets for full employment and 2 percent inflation, joining other senior Fed speakers including New York Fed President William Dudley in offering an upbeat view of the US economy in recent weeks.
  • Pfizer boosts cancer drug pipeline with $14 billion Medivation deal

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    Xtandi was approved four years ago to treat men who had failed to benefit from prostate cancer treatments. Some have suggested that the death of the Allergan deal could lead Pfizer to split up into smaller companies. But Piper Jaffray analyst Richard Purkiss said the price is not excessive given Xtandi's potential for earlier treatment in coming years. The Pfizer-Medivation deal is the third-largest health care combination proposed so far this year, according to Dealogic.