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by | December 01, 2016 | 00:02

New Zealand's benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index inched down 4.80 points or 0.07 percent to 6,896.95. The S&P 500 (^GSPC) gained 2.94 points, or 0.13 percent, to end at 2,204.66, with real estate leading nine sectors higher and energy and telecommunications lagging.

by | December 01, 2016 | 00:01

President of the European Council Donald Tusk on Tuesday wrote a letter to 80 MPs, mainly Conservatives, blaming British voters for the "anxiety and uncertainty" felt by British and EU citizens living overseas. "No-one is gaming or playing about this, this is very clear", said Mr Rangel. Szydło said she wanted Polish entrepreneurs in the United Kingdom to move their businesses to Poland.

by | December 01, 2016 | 00:01

That sense has also been kept alive by the lingering squabble over recounts petitioned for by Green Party leader Jill Stein in three states where his margin of victory was tiny - Wisconsin, Pennsylvania and MI - and Mr Trump's subsequently claim that he would have won the popular but for alleged fraud in three other states, California, Virginia and New Hampshire.

by | November 30, 2016 | 00:10

The central bank set the central parity rate's midpoint at 6.9168 yuan per dollar on Friday. The mid-point rate was the weakest since June 11, 2008. The dollar rose to 14-year peaks as markets expect the US Federal Reserve to hike interest rates next month.

by | November 30, 2016 | 00:05

The general consensus is that Saudi Arabia are keen to come to an agreement between the OPEC countries before taking an approach to the rest of the non-OPEC countries. I believe that OPEC will allow Libya, Nigeria and Iraq to continue to produce oil with no limitations. "The general trend and public statements suggest that OPEC can reach a viable agreement for its production and market management".

by | November 29, 2016 | 17:54

Census data. With the expected control of the Executive Branch, Judiciary, and favorable demographic changes, the Democrats were preparing for state elections in 2018 and 2020 that would have set the stage for reapportionment, giving the Democrats an opening to gain control of the House of Representatives in 2022.

by | November 29, 2016 | 17:51

The Corps' letter , according to Archambault, said that those who stay on the land after December 5 may be prosecuted, and that there'll be a free speech zone south of the river. The camp is located on a slice of land at the confluence of the Cannonball and Missouri Rivers, and is under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

by | November 29, 2016 | 17:44

Greece's debt level is set to peak this year at 180.3 percent of gross domestic product. The central banker said that lowering the country's primary surplus targets after 2018 to 2 percent of economic output from 3.5 percent would help boost growth.

by | November 29, 2016 | 17:42

The protestors said this rally was in solidarity with workers in New Jersey and across the country who are still fighting. "That's why we strike". The effort, backed by the Service Employees International Union, is being called the Fight for $15 Day of Disruption.

by | November 28, 2016 | 15:32

The US dollar has, over the past few years, dominated as the currency of choice in a multi-currency system comprising other currencies, such as the South African rand, Botswana pula, British pound, Indian rupee, Chinese yuan, Japanese yen, Australian dollar, the euro, and bond coin (introduced in December 2014).

by | November 28, 2016 | 15:31

For some shoppers, electronics at a big discount proved an irresistible draw. "So a little of everything", said Brian Shedd, the general manager of the Best Buy in Williston. "It's better to get their approval first", she said. She said The Limited is offering 70 percent off this Black Friday. "It takes me back to my childhood".

by | November 28, 2016 | 15:27

The dollar sank more than 1.6 percent against the yen to as low as 111.355 yen, down sharply from its eight-month high of 113.90 set just on Friday. Hong Kong's Hang Seng edged higher 0.32%. OPEC also wants non-OPEC producers such as Russian Federation to support the intervention by curbing their output and many market players still expect them to reach a deal.

by | November 27, 2016 | 17:45

The fourth seeded Taipei's player defeated Sindhu 21-15, 21-17 in the summit clash that lasted for 41 minutes at the Hong Kong Coliseum. The Indian, on the other hand, was found wanting in her net-play against a swift-moving rival. "I'll go back and train hard". The World No.3, who had lost to Sindhu in the Rio Olympics, exacted sweet revenge and continued her climb up the rankings ladder.

by | November 27, 2016 | 17:41

Dr Singh's speech was preceded by sparring between Opposition leaders and the Finance Minister, who said that the former PM's comments should be made once the debate was formally initiated . He said the Prime Minister is not ready to face Lok Sabha, where his party enjoys a majority, as his own people are against him and will stand exposed in Rajya Sabha as he would not be able to answer the questions posed to him there.

by | November 27, 2016 | 17:39

Swiss voters are casting ballots in a referendum Sunday on whether to hasten the phasing out the country's nuclear power plants. If successful, the initiative would have limited the lifespan of nuclear plants to 45 years and meant the closure next year of the Beznau 1, Beznau 2 and Muehleberg reactors.

by | November 26, 2016 | 17:50

Indian Prime Minister Nerandra Modi is likely to irritate Pakistan using the Indus Water Treaty as evidenced by his latest speech. Flowing through Pakistan, the water goes into the sea. Science has proved that the best nutrition for soil is when the stubble that is left behind after harvest is ploughed back to it. "He has always been nice to me, and has helped me financially on many occasions", he says.

by | November 25, 2016 | 09:54

If you are going to be traveling by auto, The 22News Storm Team is tracking some wintry weather for Thursday . By Sunday , most showers have come to an end, aside from terrain-drive snow still falling in the Adirondacks and down the spine of the Green Mountains.

by | November 24, 2016 | 01:25

Nationwide, 48.7 million travelers are expected this Thanksgiving weekend - a 1.9 percent year-over-year increase and the highest number of U.S. Thanksgiving travelers since 2007, according to the AAA. Other Bay Area airports such as San Jose and Oakland airports are expecting a passenger increase of five and nine percent respectively. The busiest days for LAX will be Wednesday as well as the Sunday and Monday following Thanksgiving, according to KTLA .

by | November 24, 2016 | 01:19

For the current year the company has fixed $21.62B revenues, as per the opinion of 10 analysts. The company says, "this equates to a 10% premium to the volume weighted average pricing of ETP's common units for the last 30 trading days immediately prior to the announcement of the transaction".

by | November 23, 2016 | 17:43

Some other popular categories for Black Friday shopping include men's and women's accessories, cosmetics and fragrance, electronics and even gift cards . The day after Thanksgiving was originally dubbed " Black Friday " as a negative due to traffic, crowds and hostile behavior. A spokesperson for the big-box retailer told The Associated Press that they polled their customers and three out of four who responded said that they wanted to shop Cyber Monday deals earlier, and so ...

by | November 23, 2016 | 17:39

Indian shares ended higher on Tuesday, recovering from a six-month low hit in the previous session, as positive global cues following a record-breaking session on Wall Street and an increase in crude prices lifted investor sentiment. In the Asian region, Hong Kong's Hang Seng was up 0.30 per cent, while Shanghai Composite index edged higher 0.23 per cent in early trade today. Back home, broader markets too displayed a positive trend, with the BSE Mid-cap index rising 1.39 per cent, while ...

by | November 22, 2016 | 19:04

Palo Alto Networks, Inc . offers a next-generation security platform. Currently, Palo Alto Networks has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold). The consensus recommendation for Palo Alto Networks, Inc . PANW's revenue was up 34.0% compared to the same quarter previous year. During the same quarter past year, the company earned $0.35 EPS. For the current quarter ending in February, Palo Alto expects its per-share earnings to range from 61 cents to 63 cents.

by | November 22, 2016 | 19:05

Army Chief said that Indian army should admit their losses as more than 45 Indian soldiers have been killed so far. The evacuation came after seven Pakistani soldiers were killed Monday in an exchange of fire between Pakistani and Indian forces at the Line of Control, the name of the border between the two countries.

by | November 22, 2016 | 19:05

Guy Verhofstadt, the European Parliament's representative on Brexit matters who also met with Davis, reiterated the necessary link between access to the single market and the free movement of people while also saying that there was common ground on the timing of the U.K.'s departure.

by | November 22, 2016 | 18:57

However, he did say that it was possible that a new meeting could be scheduled. A half-hour after his original tweet this morning, Trump complained on Twitter that the Times continues "to cover me inaccurately and with a nasty tone!" Trump meanwhile set about listing his grievances with the Times on Twitter after announcing he was cancelling the meeting early Tuesday.

by | November 22, 2016 | 18:57

The investment bank, which was one of the first nine to join R3 in fall 2015, chose to exit the group after failing to agree on terms of a prospective fundraising deal, sources close to the matter told Fortune . R3 is playing down the significance of these developments, as reported by Finextra, saying they reflect the natural "change over time" of its diverse membership's capacities and capabilities.

by | November 22, 2016 | 18:57

The S&P 500 was up 0.19%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average added 0.13%, and the Nasdaq rose 0.3%. The three indexes have rallied since the US election as investors bet Donald Trump's policies would be market friendly. The S&P 500 was up 9.04 points, or 0.41 percent, at 2,190.94. United States stocks are seen opening firmer on Tuesday - and that means a fresh record high beckons - as oil prices continued to climb ahead of an OPEC summit month-end that is expected to promise supply curbs.

by | November 21, 2016 | 06:08

Then, turning to President Obama , he said , "I look forward to being with you many, many more times in the future". Trump said he looks forward to meeting with Obama again and perhaps for counsel. "The meeting lasted for nearly an hour-and-a-half, and it could have, as far as I'm concerned, it could have gone on for a lot longer", he said. On Thursday, small pockets of protesters marched through the capital as Trump's motorcade made its way through the city.

by | November 21, 2016 | 05:58

For Apache Corp., a slice of the Wolfcamp and another Permian layer known as the Bone Spring are major components of the 3 billion-barrel Alpine High discovery that the company announced in September. Because of the location of the oil and gas, officials will have to use special recovery methods like hydraulic fracturing to recover the resources, according to the USGS.

by | November 21, 2016 | 05:54

The match started with Sindhu domination it unlike her match semifinal clash against Sung Ji Hyun of South Korea. Sindhu , who was playing her first final of a Super Series tournament, was leading 11-5 at first break in the first game.

by | November 20, 2016 | 20:00

India's religious institutions are opening up their donation boxes to help people meet their day-to-day needs. Banks remained open throughout the weekend, and withdrawal limits were removed. We are regulated by the USA authority and do business in USA currency just like any other bank here. Indians rely heavily on cash for their daily transactions.

by | November 20, 2016 | 19:58

A victory would be huge for both teams, so expect them to both come out and play hard . That being said, the Cowboys run defense is not bad at all, ranking third in the league in rushing yards allowed per game (82.6), and if there's one place the Ravens have really struggled on offense, it's been with their run game, as running back Terrance West is now tied 28th in the league in rushing yards per carry (3.9).

by | November 20, 2016 | 19:59

Detroit Lions wide receiver Golden Tate (15) avoids Los Angeles Rams cornerback Troy Hill (32) during the second half of an NFL football game October 16 in Detroit. The 25-year-old cornerback has already appeared in a single-season career-high nine games with the Rams en route to registering 38 total tackles and two pass defenses.

by | November 19, 2016 | 10:43

Till yesterday, bank collected Rs 1,14,139 crore in deposits over the last seven days after the announcement of government to scrap Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes. According to RBI data , total deposits in the system are close to Rs 100 lakh crore. Kotak Mahindra Bank has reduced the interest rate on one-year FDs by 25 bps to 7 per cent, lower than 7.05 per cent offered by SBI.

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:20

Treasury yields are rising. At the close, there was a marginal gain of 0.42 points, unchanged in percentage terms, at 17,862.63, which was still the highest close since early January. The 10-year note fell 16/32 in price to yield 2.281 percent. LOWE'S LOWER: Home improvement retailer Lowe's fell $1.70, or 2.5 per cent, to $67.35.

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:22

Jeremy and his crew were filming for his new show "The Grand Tour" in Germany and was taking a flight back to London when the verbal spat happened with one of the Stuttgart Airport personnel. 'Mr. Clarkson and his team missed several calls in the lounge while the other passengers have been already boarded, ' a statement from Stuttgart reads.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:14

The account suspensions came after Twitter on Tuesday began rolling out a new weapon in the fight against harassment by "trolls" whose often abusive onslaughts can make the messaging service an unwelcoming place. President-elect Donald Trump's appointment for senior counselor and chief White House strategist Stephen Bannon looks on during a national security meeting with advisers at Trump Tower, October 7, 2016, in NY.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:15

Florida State drives the field behind quarterback Deondre Francois, who caps it off with a 6-yard touchdown pass to Auden Tate with 8:50 left in the first quarter. "We weren't able to move the ball which caused our defense to stay on the field too long", Boston College coach Steve Addazio said. The Eagles fell to 4-6 and 1-6 in the Atlantic Coast Conference with Friday night's 45-7 mauling by the Seminoles at Doak S.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:11

Its prior forecast was for earnings of about $4.06 per share, which had been lowered from an earlier projection of $4.11. Eleven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nineteen have assigned a buy rating to the company.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:10

Thousands of people have taken to the streets in protest since Trump's election last week. The University of MI law school canceled a "Post-Election Self-Care with Food and Play" event this week after inevitable Internet ridicule. "I don't want to go after somebody because they're fearful or they're upset or they're angry", she said. "You've got a right to be a brat", Kaufmann told WQAD.