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Toblerone Changes Its Iconic Triangular Shape, Angers Chocolate Fans Toblerone Changes Its Iconic Triangular Shape, Angers Chocolate Fans
- November 09, 2016

The change has led to a widespread social media revolt, and fans have flooded the brand's Facebook pages with complaints, and of course expressing their distaste through a healthy range of memes. So, the bars that originally weight 170 grams have now been slashed to 150 grams, and 40 grams have been carved out of bars that used to contain 400 grams. (more...)
Janet Reno, Florida woman who became US Attorney General, dies at 78
- November 09, 2016

Born July 21, 1938, Janet Wood Reno was the daughter of two newspaper reporters and the eldest of four siblings. "She was in the vanguard of those women who endured much and helped make possible the gender progress that our nation has long needed and is still making real". (more...)
Gold rallies to five-week top with Trump, Clinton in tight race Gold rallies to five-week top with Trump, Clinton in tight race
- November 09, 2016

It marked gold's biggest single-day gain since June when it rose as much as 8 per cent when Britain made a decision to leave the European Union. In other metals, silver for December jumped 42 cents, or 2.3%, to $18.77 an ounce, while palladium for the same month dropped 50 cents, or less than 0.1%, to $665 an ounce, paring sharper declines. (more...)
Massachusetts to vote on president, 4 ballot questions Massachusetts to vote on president, 4 ballot questions
- November 09, 2016

Boston City Councilor Tito Jackson says lifting the cap on charter schools would have long-term negative impact for a number of cities in the Bay State . "We're public officials, we're public employees", said Logan. My yes vote does not diminish my enduring commitment to the improvement of district public schools. (more...)
Voters in San Francisco, Oakland take up soda tax measures Voters in San Francisco, Oakland take up soda tax measures
- November 09, 2016

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has almost matched the ABA contributions on the other side, giving more than $18 million to campaigns in support of the Oakland and San Francisco soda tax initiatives, finance records show. "Our research suggests that these taxes may be only partially passed on to consumers in the form of higher prices", said John Cawley, professor of policy analysis and management and of economics, who found that prices in Berkeley rose by only 43.1% of the tax. (more...)
President Donald Trump: Republican tweets for first time since declaring victory President Donald Trump: Republican tweets for first time since declaring victory
- November 09, 2016

Ariana shared her distraught feelings on Twitter, simply writing, "I am in tears", while Madonna struck a more defiant tone tweeting, "A New Fire Is Lit We Never Give Up". "She congratulated us on our victory, and I congratulated her and her family on a very, very hard-fought campaign", Trump said on stage at the New York Hilton around 2:40 AM ET. (more...)
Ronaldo pens new contract at Real Madrid
- November 09, 2016

While he wants to end his career at the Bernabeu, he admitted: "No-one knows what the future holds". "I am very happy to finalise this dream of extending my contract". "I still have 10 years", he said in a press conference on Monday (Nov. 7, 2016). "I am a dreamer. They are many achievements and titles that make you a unique and unforgettable player". (more...)
California passes recreational pot law California passes recreational pot law
- November 09, 2016

Overall, the results were hailed as historic by legalization activists, given that California is the most populous state. In all, five states considered whether to legalize the recreational use of marijuana . New Jersey voters rejected a measure that would have allowed casinos outside Atlantic City for the first time in the state's 38-year history of legalized gambling. (more...)
Russian President Vladimir Putin gives thumbs-up on Trump victory
- November 09, 2016

She said the two had what she described as a "very nice talk". James Dobbins, a former USA diplomat now at the Rand Corp., said he would not be surprised to see an effort to "reset" US relations with Russian Federation. He said: "We have been preparing so that we can respond to any situation because our stance is that our alliance with the USA remains to be the cornerstone of our diplomacy whoever becomes the next president". (more...)
Lady in Lace! Bella Hadid Wears a Lingerie-Inspired Bodysuit to Dinner Lady in Lace! Bella Hadid Wears a Lingerie-Inspired Bodysuit to Dinner
- November 09, 2016

I want my a** back. Her routine includes a diet high in protein and working out up to three hours a day, every day. "My weight fluctuates and so does everybody's and I think that if people are going to judge, that's the worst you can possibly do because everybody is different". (more...)
Iraqi experts investigate mass grave site found near IS-held Mosul
- November 09, 2016

The militants are alleged to have forcibly moved about 1,500 families to Mosul's airport from Hamam al-Alil, she added. The Kurdish forces, known colloquially as peshmerga, have had Basiqa in their sights for weeks but the overnight assault is the most serious effort to wrest the town from IS so far. (more...)
California to vote on abolishing death penalty
- November 09, 2016

But when voters decide on Proposition 62 they will also have to consider Proposition 66 - a measure to speed up the legal process and re-start executions. "What has happened is we've evolved to have a symbolic death penalty , where the jury is maybe handing down a death sentence to express their outrage at the crime, but sort of - and again, I'm speculating - but perhaps knowing that the sentence isn't going to be carried out". (more...)
Earnings Whispers: Johnson Controls International plc (JCI) & Orbital ATK Inc (OA) Earnings Whispers: Johnson Controls International plc (JCI) & Orbital ATK Inc (OA)
- November 09, 2016

The shares ended last trade at $40.88, implying that Wall Street analysts see shares climbing about 20.28 per cent in 12 months' time. Boston Partners raised its position in Johnson & Johnson by 8.3% in the second quarter. The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, December 6th. Johnson & Johnson makes up approx 1.97% of Tillar-wenstrup Advisors's portfolio.Endurance Wealth Management reduced its stake in JNJ by selling 315 shares or 0.73% in the ... (more...)
President Barack Obama gives nod to Jim Harbaugh during campaign visit President Barack Obama gives nod to Jim Harbaugh during campaign visit
- November 09, 2016

The President is also scheduled to campaign in New Hampshire on Monday, later travelling on to Philadelphia where he will appear with First Lady Michelle Obama, Clinton and her husband - former President Bill Clinton - her daughter Chelsea Clinton, along with singers Bruce Springsteen and Bon Jovi. (more...)
Three-way presidential race tests loyalties in New Mexico Three-way presidential race tests loyalties in New Mexico
- November 09, 2016

Clinton, who ran alongside running mate Tim Kaine, garnered 65 percent of the vote countywide with 58 of 58 precincts reporting , according to unofficial results from the Johnson County Auditor's Office. Voter registration became available online for the first time this year, and 25,000 people used the site in the final two days before an early October deadline. (more...)
The first of many? Trump's campaign has already filed an election lawsuit
- November 09, 2016

They are suing Joe P. Gloria, the Clark County registrar of voters, over a decision they allege he made to keep polling locations open "two hours beyond the designated closing time". "Voting machines are all ready to use today, on Election Day, so we can' t segregate those", Miller added. The 42-year-old man had trouble finding parking Friday at the crowded Cardenas market early voting site. (more...)
The Election is Tuesday - Do You Know Where to Vote? The Election is Tuesday - Do You Know Where to Vote?
- November 09, 2016

A voter can visit the Secretary of State's Polling Place Locator to find out the address of the location where he or she is required to cast a ballot . Hashtag your "I voted " sticker selfie with #NOLAvotes. Keep in mind to bring an ID but be sure to leave your "Make America Great Again" hats and "I'm With Her" shirts at home because it's against the law to campaign inside a polling place in Texas . (more...)
The 2016 US Presidential Election in North Carolina The 2016 US Presidential Election in North Carolina
- November 09, 2016

North Carolina has been one of the most highly contested states in this election. The issue was getting preprinted paper "authorization to vote" forms to each of the county's 57 precincts so workers could use those, she said. Board of Elections Chairman William Brian said there is no evidence that voters were turned away elsewhere. The Durham BOE said Tuesday afternoon that it was seeking an extension of voting hours from the state for one Durham County precinct. (more...)
California voters approve recreational marijuana
- November 09, 2016

This is the final part in Massachusetts' four-part November 2016 ballot initiative series. Another would ban single-use plastic grocery bags. Voters in nine states will decide on legalizing marijuana for medical and recreational purposes Tuesday, which could open the market up to almost 25 percent of the country. (more...)
Three more held in Bombay House assault on photojournalists Three more held in Bombay House assault on photojournalists
- November 09, 2016

The arrested accused were identified as Shankar Ayyar, 41, Ashok Bamne, 41, and Manvir Prajapati, 28, who were also undergoing treatment for the injuries they had suffered. According to sources, photographers had rushed to take Cyrus Mistry's photograph when the ousted Tata Group chairman arrived at the meeting. "The accused that were arrested previously provided us with their names and other identity details". (more...)

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