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Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by four points in latest national poll
- October 05, 2016

The Times said Monday it hadn't heard further from Trump's lawyers. Trump, meanwhile, sought to shore up support in deep-red Arizona during a challenging stretch for his campaign that aides hoped would be steadied Tuesday night by a strong performance by his running mate, Indiana Gov. (more...)
Trump angers with suggestion that vets with PTSD are weak
- October 05, 2016

It's not the first time Trump has ruffled the feathers in the military. Now the director of the new Cohen Military Family Clinic at USC, she thinks the controversy over Trump's comments is an unhelpful distraction. He's selling access to a mental health service while grasping that the people who may need it are very reluctant to admit it. According to RAND, about 20 percent of Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans suffer from depression or PTSD, a condition that triggers memories of traumatic ... (more...)
Minnesota attorney general fights Wells Fargo arbitration clause amid fake account scandal
- October 05, 2016

A person familiar with Vitter's probe say Wells has identified about 10,000 small business accounts that were subject to improper practices. " Wells Fargo has aggressively enforced these provisions against customers who alleged that the bank opened unauthorized accounts under their names", the attorney general wrote. (more...)
Federal Reserve Ponders Interest Rates Federal Reserve Ponders Interest Rates
- October 05, 2016

The BIST 100 index advanced sharply to 78,856.15 points, up 940.26 points or 1.21 percent, at opening, which was in line with many global stock markets since the Fed's monetary policy members opted to wait a little longer for more positive data before a rate hike, which is seen as vitally important for markets worldwide. (more...)
Hurricane Matthew extremely risky as it nears Haiti
- October 05, 2016

USA citizens in the path of the storm should monitor local media as well as the National Hurricane Center for updates, and follow all instructions from local authorities. "Again, while we are preparing for the worst, we are hoping for the best and will not take any chances with a storm of this magnitude". But the storm's latest track shows it making a westward turn toward the US East Coast. (more...)
Who is vice presidential debate moderator Elaine Quijano? Who is vice presidential debate moderator Elaine Quijano?
- October 05, 2016

Chances are you've never heard of Elaine Quijano. Wow. Elaine, 42, will be the youngest person to moderate a national debate, in addition to being the first moderator from a digital news network. Sunday, Oct. 9, with Martha Raddatz and Anderson Cooper moderating a town hall format. She is a Filipino-American. The 90-minute debate between Indiana Gov. (more...)
GST rate will have short-lived impact on inflation: RBI GST rate will have short-lived impact on inflation: RBI
- October 05, 2016

Earlier governor Raghuram had the final say on the interest cut decisions but with this time the new RBI governor had to go by the advice of this newly set up six members MPC which has three members each from RBI and the government of India. (more...)
Japan shares lead Asian gains as yen slips on strong US data Japan shares lead Asian gains as yen slips on strong US data
- October 05, 2016

The dollar index .DXY nudged up 0.1 percent to 95.787. The odds the Fed will raise rates in December climbed to 61 per cent on Monday, from 51 per cent a week earlier, as new orders and production expanded last month, indicating gradual improvement across America's manufacturing landscape. (more...)
Turkey suspends 12800 police officers from duty
- October 05, 2016

Sign up to our daily newsletter for up to date global news and features. On Monday, the Turkish cabinet also chose to extend for another 90 days the state of emergency imposed in the country on July 20. The government's crackdown has alarmed Turkey's Western allies, including the European Union, which have warned Ankara that it must act within the rule of law. (more...)
Notable & Quotable: Bill Clinton on ObamaCare
- October 05, 2016

Indeed, Clinton's only stop in OH in September was a Labor Day weekend rally in Cleveland. At a Democratic primary debate in Milwaukee in February, she said, "I am a staunch supporter of President Obama's principal accomplishment, namely the Affordable Care Act". (more...)
Bill Clinton calls Obamacare 'the craziest thing in the world'
- October 05, 2016

It was an apparent swipe at Trump, who said the microphone he used during the first presidential debate was defective. The former secretary of state is also banking on having Colorado and Virginia, two more diverse states, in her win column, giving her a potentially insurmountable Electoral College edge, regardless of whether Trump wins Ohio. (more...)
Oil falls as Iran, Libya output rises hit Opec deal momentum
- October 05, 2016

December Brent Crude contracts were up 1.4% or 70 cents to close at $50.89 a barrel on the London ICE futures exchange, the highest futures price in about six weeks. USA crude stocks likely rose by 2.6 million barrels last week, after four unexpected weeks of drawdowns, a Reuters poll showed. US shale producers were hedging future oil output at their highest levels this year, analysts at Morgan Stanley noted, as the calendar 2017 strip for crude CLCALYZ7 hit mid-August highs of $52.29 on ... (more...)
Fed's carbon tax will cause problems: Notley
- October 05, 2016

Trudeau outlined a plan Monday in the House of Commons calling for an initial levy of $10 per metric ton of emissions in 2016 - about $7.60 in US dollars - that would rise in annual increments to $50-per-ton by 2022. Also, some have already imposed a carbon tax, while others have joined a fledgling continental cap-and-trade system with the USA state of California. (more...)
ATM fees climb to a record high of $4.57 ATM fees climb to a record high of $4.57
- October 05, 2016

Are you using an out-of-network ATM on the way home or to the office? "A little advanced planning when making withdrawals can add up to big savings for consumers in the long run", said Bankrate.com's chief financial analyst Greg McBride, CFA. (more...)
OPEC Members Agree to Curb Oil Output, Increasing Prices OPEC Members Agree to Curb Oil Output, Increasing Prices
- October 05, 2016

That, rather than the spike in oil prices, is the real story to emerge from the agreement reached by Opec's 12 members that they must agree to cut production. Brent crude LCOc1 climbed 31 cents to $49.00 a barrel, having settled up $2.72, or 5.9 percent. Angus Nicholson, a Melbourne-based analyst with IG Markets, said the OPEC decision was the main impetus for the price surge but said details of the deal "sound a bit fuzzy at the moment". (more...)
Bass Pro Shops to acquire Cabela's for $5.5B Bass Pro Shops to acquire Cabela's for $5.5B
- October 05, 2016

Bass Pro Shops landed a big fish Monday as the company announced it is buying Cabela's Incorporated for approximately $5.5 billion. Cabela's has struggled with declining sales and was urged by one of its activist stakeholders (hedge fund Elliott Management) to explore a possible sale last December. (more...)
Wells Fargo account scandal extends to small business -US senator
- October 05, 2016

Wells Fargo responded to Illinois State in the following words: "Respectfully, the actual amount in lost revenue for the company from business conducted with the Illinois Treasurer's office is approximately $50,000 per year". Instead, the MTA staff will review Wells Fargo's business practices before making a recommendation to the board. The agency, along with two other regulators fined the bank $185 million. (more...)
Colombia, FARC fight to rescue peace deal
- October 05, 2016

The challenge now will be whether Santos and the FARC can revive the peace agreement after it's been rejected by the people. Members of the opposition, headed by powerful former president Alvaro Uribe, will meet with the government to try and salvage the accord, Santos said on Monday in a televised address. (more...)
Is DuPont Counting Its Merger Chickens Before they Hatch? Is DuPont Counting Its Merger Chickens Before they Hatch?
- October 05, 2016

Peter, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Aratana Therapeutics will participate in a panel discussion at the Jefferies Animal Health Leadership Summit today in London titled "Competing with Giants: Strategies to Succeed in a Consolidated Market". (more...)
SpiceJet offers discounted fares on select routes SpiceJet offers discounted fares on select routes
- October 05, 2016

The domestic routes routes avaible for discounted fares include Bengaluru-Kochi, Delhi-Dehradun, Chennai, among others, while within the global sector, the sale offer comes for routes such as Chennai-Colombo routes, SpiceJet said. Tickets under this offer are refundable (only statutory taxes are refundable) though changeable (change fee and fare difference will be applicable), according to a press release. (more...)

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