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Scotland Yard Confirms Arrest Over Reported Pippa Middleton iCloud Hack
- September 25, 2016

The images were offered to reporters by an anonymous seller via WhatsApp. This incident of Pippa Middleton's stolen photos follows the news that 500 million people were compromised as their accounts in Yahoo were hacked in the same year, 2014. (more...)
Clinton 'lost every Republican she ever had' with estate tax plan Clinton 'lost every Republican she ever had' with estate tax plan
- September 25, 2016

Clinton says her plan would increase federal revenue by 4%, with $1.5 trillion dollars in added revenue over ten years. Novak Tweet: "BREAKING: [Hillary Clinton] just upped her proposal for the max estate tax rate from 45% to 65%!" In 1976, almost 8 percent of all deaths resulted in an estate tax. (more...)
Ford Moves More Car Production to Mexico, Slashing Labor Costs
- September 25, 2016

Ford isn't the first automaker move small auto production out of the U.S.as Mexico has become a mecca for new automotive industry investment and has surpassed Canada in annual automotive production. It now employs 8,800 people in Mexico, and the new plant will create 2,800 additional jobs there. Ford has said it continues to invest heavily in its US plants and isn't cutting jobs here. (more...)
John Lewis hails new Museum of African American History and Culture
- September 25, 2016

Four generations of the Bonner family rang an ancient bell from one of America's first black churches to open the museum. Pre-reserved, timed tickets are needed for museum entry, and they are sold out through 2016, the Washington Post reported . (more...)
Germany: Merkel's party suffers loss in Berlin election
- September 25, 2016

German Chancellor Angela Merkel reacted to her party's latest electoral loss by sticking to her migration policy on Monday but acknowledging, more explicitly than before, that she had made mistakes along the way. The Christian Democrats (CDU) polled just 17.5 per cent of the vote, a major blow to Ms Merkel's party and an indication of the uphill battle the party will have at the national elections in Germany in October 2017. (more...)
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Vow to Continue Pipeline Fight
- September 25, 2016

The support ranges from government officials, activists and celebrities to people who've collected donations in their communities and sent them to North Dakota. Last week- the Obama administration announced it was halting the controversial project that will carry oil underneath the Missouri river at a North Dakota site Native Americans say is sacred. (more...)
Oil prices rise as USA crude stocks drop
- September 25, 2016

Markets will also continue to monitor comments from producers surrounding the informal talks due to take place in Algeria on September 28th. OPEC members and Russian Federation failed to agree at a meeting in Doha in April to limit production after Iran declined to attend and Saudi Arabia refused to proceed without all of the OPEC states participating. (more...)
Microsoft Among Those Reportedly Interested in Possibly Buying Twitter
- September 25, 2016

Google is reportedly interested in the data that Twitter generates, as well as its positioning as a media company. Google is also said to be the frontrunner for securing the bid to buy Twitter . Twitter , the microblogging social network, might receive a formal purchase offer soon, confirming rumors and speculation that have been around for a while, reports CNBC . (more...)
EpiPen maker met with bipartisan outrage over 500% price hike
- September 25, 2016

Lawmakers from both parties repeatedly pointed out how Bresch's salary had risen even faster than the price of the EpiPen. In defending her company, Bresch spoke about the various ways the company had worked to provide patients with access to EpiPens, like donating the drug to schools and working on extending the expiration of EpiPen, which now has a one-year shelf life. (more...)
Hillary Clinton taps longtime adviser for debate prep Hillary Clinton taps longtime adviser for debate prep
- September 25, 2016

The visuals alone will be striking as the candidates step behind their podiums at Hofstra University in suburban NY. At Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York Friday, crews worked to set up the stage, lights, and lecterns for the first showdown Monday night. (more...)
Phil Kessel was the most popular American at the World Cup
- September 25, 2016

But the National Hockey League and NHL Players Association, co-organisers of the event, have hinted at a more traditional format for 2020 making this a one-off and a last chance for players from eight countries to be crowned world champions. (more...)
The US presidential debate: What you need to know
- September 25, 2016

For everyone else, here's a refresher. There isn't a lot of enthusiasm for Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton, and her lead in state and national polls has narrowed considerably as the campaign enters the final six weeks. Libertarian Gary Johnson had about 6 percent of support and another 5 percent of Georgia voters were undecided. Debate veterans say it's best for the questioners to stay on the sidelines - and let the two candidates do the sparring themselves. (more...)
Ford to move all its small-car production to Mexico
- September 25, 2016

Swiecki suggested those costs might be one reason that Volkswagen announced in 2013 that it would build a new Mexican plant for assembling luxury Audi vehicles. Ford said profit from its core business of selling cars and trucks will improve over the next three years. The stock has dropped by more than 14% year-to-date. (more...)
Dozens drown after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt's coast
- September 25, 2016

If the highest number is confirmed, then the incident will go down as one of the deadliest tragedies to take place on the migrant route across the Mediterranean. An Egyptian mother reacts beside the body of her son who was on a boat carrying migrants which capsized off Egypt's coast, in Al-Beheira, Egypt, September 22, 2016. (more...)
Wells Fargo CEO steps down from Federal Reserve Advisory Council
- September 25, 2016

The senator and former Harvard professor who made her reputation - and won her seat in the Senate - based on her knowledge of how greed drives the financial industry, blistered Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf , who made over $19 million in 2014, as he sat before the Senate Banking Committee. (more...)
Dollar, yen weaker as markets weigh Fed, BoJ moves Dollar, yen weaker as markets weigh Fed, BoJ moves
- September 25, 2016

Long term bond prices are more sensitive to increases in interest rates and therefore riskier for investors to hold. While Wednesday's FOMC statement and press conference may have been seen by some to skew towards the hawkish side, especially with the statement's verbiage that "the case for an increase in the federal funds rate has strengthened", the increasingly dovish-leaning dot plot made a strong case for a "lower-for-longer" interest rate outlook. (more...)
North Dakota tribes seek review of pipelines under reservoir
- September 25, 2016

The pipelines offer a safer alternative to trucks and trains, which can create major spills and explosions during accidents, they say. If the pipeline was never operated, it would be pressurized with gas and remain on the 811-call-first system. (more...)
Kevin Garnett joins Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan in retirement
- September 25, 2016

Timberwolves owner, Glen Taylor, said in a statement about Garnett, that it has been a real pleasure to watch him grow into a leader over the years, and that the memories he gave the fans will forever be cherished, according to ESPN . He also was in part responsible for the rewriting of the league's collective bargaining agreement and nearly singlehandedly redefined what the tallest players in the game were allowed to accomplish on court. (more...)
Trump threatens to bring Bill Clinton's former mistress to debate with Hillary Trump threatens to bring Bill Clinton's former mistress to debate with Hillary
- September 25, 2016

According to a new Associated Press-Gfk poll, more than 85 percent of likely voters backing Clinton or Trump say their minds are completely made up. "We're ahead among young people, we're ahead among women, we're ahead among people of color". (more...)
Marriott And Starwood Merger Starts With Focus On Loyalty
- September 25, 2016

Between the three programs, he said, "Our loyalty base is without parallel and the programs are best in class". "We will continue to work with our brand teams that include great leaders from Marriott and Starwood to drive distinctions between those brands and make sure we can rationalize them with product and surface features that customers, over time, will draw distinctions between those brands", said Sorenson. (more...)

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