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What the US Fed's decision means for India
- October 04, 2016

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 0.9 percent, the Standard & Poor's 500 index surged 1.1 percent, while the Nasdaq composite climbed 1 percent on Wednesday. "I think they are laying the groundwork for a December rate hike, but after two disappointing prints on gross domestic product growth they want to wait and see if growth has actually recovered in the third quarter", said Brian Coulton, chief economist at Fitch Ratings . (more...)
Blue Jays to rely on right-hander Stroman to tame dangerous Baltimore lineup
- October 04, 2016

The Blue Jays needed to win their final regular season game Sunday, which they did, to ensure home-field advantage in the wild-card game, and reward a fan base that's shown up in droves in 2016 to lead the AL in attendance with another game. (more...)
Ohio's Brown grills Wells Fargo CEO Ohio's Brown grills Wells Fargo CEO
- October 04, 2016

The worst thing is that Mr. Stumpf did not answer how Wells Fargo is going to calculate the real damage done to the customers. Warren went on to decry Stumpf for his bank's reputation for cross-selling and explained Wells Fargo's rationale for pushing their employees to pressure existing customers into opening new bank accounts. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton blames 'higher power' not Mercedes for F1 engine failures Lewis Hamilton blames 'higher power' not Mercedes for F1 engine failures
- October 04, 2016

During the first lap of the race, the German driver was tapped by Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel, which pushed him down to the back of the field. Hamilton experienced more misfortune at the Malaysian Grand Prix with an engine failure. Later Hamilton posted a conciliatory statement on his Facebook page in which he appeared to backtrack on his earlier outburst. "I'm not really one for believing in a whole lot, but it went the other way in Monaco so I'll take this today". (more...)
LSU's Guice, Pocic claim SEC honors
- October 04, 2016

Danny Etling threw for 118 yards and a touchdown in 15-for-27 passes. Missouri coach Barry Odom agreed. We have already mentioned the rumors that Miles could take over the Notre Dame head coaching job here at the Inquisitr . "We were able to give them a start to a new season". LSU is still a force on defense, ranked 35th nationally in total defense. "They whipped up on us in every area". (more...)
MH17 missile 'came from Russia', Dutch-led investigators say
- October 04, 2016

He added that after the plane had been hit, the missile launcher "was taken back to Russia". Russian ambassador Alexander Sjoelgin was summoned to a meeting by foreign minister Bert Koenders on Friday to object to Russian criticism of an global criminal investigation into the downing of the MH17, reports ANP . (more...)
South Australian mega-storm blacks out whole state
- October 04, 2016

Most traffic lights were knocked out, causing gridlock across the state. "Right now the city is clogged in darkness; no power so no traffic lights and police are directing traffic in the rain". "In the north of the state, the network companies are seeking to determine what protection equipment worked, and what didn't", one senior electricity industry figure said. (more...)
Hurricane Matthew slams Caribbean; forecasters still watching US coast
- October 04, 2016

The eye of the approaching Category 4 hurricane, with maximum sustained winds of 145 miles per hour (230 kph) late Sunday, was expected to pass to the east of Jamaica and then cross over or be very close to the southwestern tip of Haiti late Monday or early Tuesday, the U.S. (more...)
Why Shares of Deutsche Bank AG Jumped 14% Today Why Shares of Deutsche Bank AG Jumped 14% Today
- October 04, 2016

Tier 2 bonds which constitute the less risk forms of Deutsche Bank's debt capital structure have also been severely hit. Strong earnings from Costco are giving consumer stocks a lift. The FTSE 100 Index was 53 points lower at 6866.4, as traders become increasingly anxious at the deepening crisis across the European banking sector. (more...)
Outdoor gear giant Bass Pro snaps up rival Cabela
- October 04, 2016

Sidney, Nebraska-based Cabela's, known for its megastores featuring outdoor gear and wildlife displays, has been on the block for almost a year, and Bass Pro Shops was long rumored to be interested in a combination with its main rival. "The story of each of these companies could only have happened in America, made possible by our uniquely American free enterprise system". Bass Pro Shops , which is privately held, said it would honor Cabela's rewards cards and credit cards. (more...)
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Chairman Addresses UN Human Rights Commission in Geneva
- October 04, 2016

Protesters demonstrate against the Energy Transfer Partners' Dakota Access oil pipeline near the Standing Rock Sioux reservation in Cannon Ball, North Dakota. The federal court granted the ex parte restraining order the following day, enjoining Mr. Archambault and others, including Standing Rock Sioux Tribe members Valerie Wolf Necklace and Clifton Verle Howell, from "unlawfully interfering in any way" with pipeline construction. (more...)
Broncos lose Siemian, beat Bucs 27-7
- October 04, 2016

I think the kid (Lynch) came in and handled himself really well". If Siemian cannot suit up, rookie Paxton Lynch will get the start. Lynch entered the game, and his first regular-season pass was an incomplete attempt on third down. Perhaps breaks like this are what Lynch needs, although to be fair to Siemian and fans of the Broncos, they would hate to see any of their players injured and would like to have their strongest line up on the field possible for each match. (more...)
French Police Reportedly Think Kim Kardashian's Security "Tipped Off" Robbers
- October 04, 2016

Kris Jenner indicated her daughter was doing OK, giving a "thumbs up" signal when a reporter asked how Kim Kardashian West was faring after being held up by gunpoint. Sources said the armed men had been let into the building by a concierge who was marched at gunpoint to the star's apartment. Handcuffed and at gunpoint, he then led them to the starlet's flat. (more...)
Asian stocks mostly higher, China and Korea markets closed
- October 04, 2016

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group rose 1.1 per cent, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group gained 0.9 per cent and Mizuho Financial Group added 1.1 per cent. The absence of top consumer China, where markets are shut from October 1-9 for the Chinese National Day holidays, is expected to keep trading volumes low. (more...)
Detroit News endorses Libertarian Gary Johnson for president
- October 04, 2016

Gary Johnson, the libertarian candidate for president, did not appear to have an answer. One in six voters younger than 40 said they plan to vote for Johnson . And while no one was killed in the bombing, this is just another case of the hopeful leader of the free world not being up to date on the latest happenings, even in the country he wants to run. (more...)
Matt Kenseth stumbles on late restart at NHMS
- October 04, 2016

You can hold a lot in and frustrate yourself and you're just not going to perform at the level that you need to perform and communicate with your team and the people around you". Ryan Newman (31) keeps the lead over Chase Elliott (24) and Kyle Busch (18) at the start of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Sunday, Sept. (more...)
Costumed fan rushes field during Lions game Costumed fan rushes field during Lions game
- October 04, 2016

I know that sounds insane. The New York Times bot agrees with me , but I admit it was a close call. But Hoyer runs the offense better! Offensive Coordinator Dowell Loggains: Through the first three games, Loggains drew sharp criticism from fans and analysts alike. (more...)
US probes Ford vehicles for steering, door latch problems US probes Ford vehicles for steering, door latch problems
- October 04, 2016

Safety consequences of the problem include reports that doors flung open while the vehicle was being driven, doors that couldn't be locked while the auto was being driven and dome lights that stayed on continuously, NHTSA says in its report. (more...)
Rohit fifty sets up massive lead for India
- October 04, 2016

New Zealand then lost 7 wickets for 93 runs. Wriddhiman Saha is becoming a vital member of Virat Kohli's army; just as he did in the first innings, Saha's contribution with the bat in the second played a big part in batting New Zealand out of the match. (more...)
Mylan Chief Goes Under House Microscope Over EpiPen Pricing Mylan Chief Goes Under House Microscope Over EpiPen Pricing
- October 04, 2016

John J. Duncan Jr. Republicans and Democrats have said families struggling to pay for the shots have every right to be angry at Mylan . The hearing came after weeks of public complaints over the company's decision to raise the list price on EpiPen from around $100 in 2007 for a pair of the devices to more than $600 today. (more...)