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Here's what's next for Clinton and Trump after a brutal debate
- September 28, 2016

After Monday's debate, Trump said that his microphone on the stage was "defective". "I thought, on several occasions, he was making charges and claims that were demonstrably untrue, offering opinions that I think a lot of people would find offensive and off-putting", the 68-year-old former secretary of state said. (more...)
Yahoo says state-sponsored hack accessed 500m user accounts Yahoo says state-sponsored hack accessed 500m user accounts
- September 28, 2016

Much of the attention to the hack focused on current Yahoo email users. Previously thought to be 200m, the data breach at Yahoo has skyrocketed to 500m accounts. Echoing the confusion of many Yahoo users about the ramifications of the data breach, he added: "Not being a hacker, I don't know what their capabilities are". (more...)
Reliance Capital to list home finance separately arm by April: Anil Ambani Reliance Capital to list home finance separately arm by April: Anil Ambani
- September 28, 2016

He also said the company already has the spectrum it needs for 2G, 3G and 4G, plus spectrum trading and sharing with Jio. He said, "The other telcom companies will have to spend heavily on spectrum to survive". His appointment as a full-time executive director was put to vote for approval by the shareholders at the AGM. Reliance Home Finance is expected to be listed by April next year. (more...)
BofA to pay $12.5 mln SEC fine for causing 'mini-flash crashes' BofA to pay $12.5 mln SEC fine for causing 'mini-flash crashes'
- September 28, 2016

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said Merrill's internal controls were not "reasonably created to prevent the entry of erroneous orders" in part because it set the triggering thresholds so high they were ineffective. He added the company believes it is compliant with regulators' expectations. The penalty, which the SEC states Merrill Lynch accepted "without admitting or denying the findings", is the largest to be imposed since a similar charge was brought against Knight Capital ... (more...)
Crude Prices Fall Back on OPEC Freeze Comments
- September 28, 2016

The U.S. Commodities Futures Trading Commission cited that bets on bearish oil prices surged 50,558 during the week ending Sep 20, which is the highest in history. " Saudi Arabia wants to put the blame of OPEC inaction in Algiers on Iran ", Ross said. Iran , as well as Libya and Nigeria, should be allowed to "produce at the maximum levels that makes sense", Saudi Arabian Oil Minister Khalid Al-Falih said in Algiers. (more...)
Herschell Gordon Lewis, 'godfather of gore,' dies at 87 Herschell Gordon Lewis, 'godfather of gore,' dies at 87
- September 28, 2016

Herschell Gordon Lewis, the horror filmmaker, known as the "Godfather of Gore" for directing movies like " Blood Feast " and "Two Thousand Maniacs", has passed away. In recent years, Lewis continued to make films such as THE UH OH SHOW and, most recently, BLOODMANIA, which was in post-production as recently as earlier this year. (more...)
Gary Johnson Calls For Space Colonization, Vows to Stay in Race
- September 28, 2016

Johnson's campaign is also touting an online petition that has now garnered over one million signatures in support of Johnson being included in the debates. "I got 25 emails from people I don't know saying unless you renounce your candidacy immediately, you'll spoil this and elect Donald Trump, and you'll go down in history as a complete pariah and your name will be hissing and a byword over the generations". (more...)
Prince William, Kate Middleton visit commemorated with new coin Prince William, Kate Middleton visit commemorated with new coin
- September 28, 2016

The 99.99 per cent silver coin will celebrate the royal couple's tour of British Columbia and the Yukon, which is expected to last until October 1, and the first visit of their children Prince George and Princess Charlotte. They will get an aerial tour of the Great Bear Rainforest and a First Nations welcome at the Bella Bella Community School. William and Kate will begin the next leg of their tour with a stop at the University of British Columbia Okanagan, where they'll unveil a plaque ... (more...)
Brazilian construction workers find 30-foot anaconda Brazilian construction workers find 30-foot anaconda
- September 28, 2016

And you thought the snake you found in your backyard was big. Workers were forced to use a crane to lift it out of the construction site so they could get back to work. What a waste...'" one user wrote. The snake was discovered shortly after a construction crew cleared the debris of a cave that was blown open by a controlled explosion. (more...)
Arizona Groups Work to Reach Millennials on National Voter Registration Day
- September 28, 2016

Arise hopes to have at least 500 new registered voters before the registration deadline . "So, if you have not moved, and you got your new card, it's telling you where to go vote this November", says Johnson. County Clerk Mary Baack-Garvey says the office has received almost 1,000 requests to vote absentee already. A Facebook reminder for users to register to vote prompted almost 200,000 completed transactions on the state's online voter registration website over the weekend, ... (more...)
GT Band of Ottawa & Chippewa Indians Travel to North Dakota for Protest
- September 28, 2016

Morton County records show Dallas-based Energy Transfer Partners purchased 20 parcels of land on the Cannonball Ranch totaling more than 6,000 acres from David and Brenda Meyer of Flasher. The Meyers had paid the federal government for cattle grazing rights on a plot of land now occupied by the Sioux and other pipeline protesters, Forum said. (more...)
Pipeline woes cause gas prices to rise
- September 28, 2016

US largest gasoline pipeline system, Colonial Pipeline , is set to restart its main shipping route today, easing a almost two-week supply disruption to the East Coast, after shutting down its Line 1 due to a leak in Alabama, Kallanish Energy reports. (more...)
Wells Fargo claws back part of CEO, other executive's salary
- September 28, 2016

She forfeited about $19 million in outstanding unvested equity awards and would not exercise her outstanding options during the investigation, Wells Fargo said. Last week, Stumpf appeared before the Senate banking committee, where he said he was " deeply sorry " for what authorities have called illegal cross-selling. (more...)
Hillary Clinton Regains Momentum Against Donald Trump
- September 28, 2016

Monmouth's poll produced another unfavorable finding for Trump: 54% of Florida voters believe the GOP nominee's recent turnabout on President Barack Obama's origins was made for political reasons. FiveThirtyEight has given her a 67.1 percent chance of winning the state in the general election. Trump posted this comment before heading to North Carolina for two big rallies. (more...)
Notre Dame fires defensive coordinator VanGorder
- September 28, 2016

And Kelly, Notre Dame's head coach, will take a more active role in making sure the "mechanical and robotic" defense plays "fast and free". That means we have to tweak some things. We got to look for the guys that want to have fun and play this game with passion and energy. Hudson, 49, joined the Irish coaching staff as a defensive analyst in June. (more...)
Transocean LTD (NYSE:RIG) & Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) Traders Alert
- September 28, 2016

Transocean Ltd. got Upgrade on 25-Aug-16 where investment firm Citigroup Upgrade the stock from Sell to Neutral. In the research note, the firm Raises the price-target to $7.00 per share. During the same quarter previous year, the firm posted $1.11 EPS. If a firm doesn't post consistent earnings growth or records lower P/E ratio over time, shareholders might pick to sell the stock, directing its price lower. (more...)
Commuter trains resuming service after suspicious package explodes in New Jersey Commuter trains resuming service after suspicious package explodes in New Jersey
- September 28, 2016

The two men said they had seen wires and a pipe coming out of the package, which alerted them to report it to authorities, he added. Elizabeth Mayor Christian Bollwage says county authorities told him that the officers shot in Linden are expected to be OK. (more...)
Australian government backs down on backpacker's tax Australian government backs down on backpacker's tax
- September 28, 2016

Backpackers in Australia will be breathing a sigh of relief, as the government back down from its plan to levy a raised tax rate for foreign workers. The tourism sector will also get a $10 million hand-out to market jobs to backpackers, a move created to bolster the number of backpackers coming to Australia to do seasonal farm work, which has been falling in recent years. (more...)
Jets' Fitzpatrick has 'hard day' coming to work after 6 INTs Jets' Fitzpatrick has 'hard day' coming to work after 6 INTs
- September 28, 2016

Ryan Fitzpatrick has licked his wounds and returned to work. Even Joe Namath twice threw half a dozen passes into the arms of opponents. And then internet began to erupt with memes - and with good reason - after Fitzpatrick's mind boggling second half. (more...)
New York Jets 37 Buffalo Bills 31: Five things we learned New York Jets 37 Buffalo Bills 31: Five things we learned
- September 28, 2016

It's interesting but not surprising that Roman bore the brunt of Ryan's displeasure after falling to 0-2 to start the season. And the loss to the Jets comes a week after the Bills' offense managed just 160 yards in a 13-7 loss at Baltimore. (more...)