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Pistons To Abandon Perfectly Good Arena, Move In With Red Wings Pistons To Abandon Perfectly Good Arena, Move In With Red Wings
- November 25, 2016

The Detroit Pistons have some of the lowest ticket prices in the National Basketball Association, and that is expected to continue, even after they move into their new home, Little Caesars Arena , next fall. He and Pistons owner Tom Gores , also on the stage, voice confidence the proposal will go through. The Miami Heat travel to The Palace of Auburn Hills to battle the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night. (more...)
Campaign: Stein has raised enough for Wisconsin recount
- November 25, 2016

While advocating for the recounts, Halderman writes that "the most likely explanation" for Trump's surprise win "is that the polls were systematically wrong". According to the New York Daily News , Stein's camp launched the #RECOUNT2016 fundraiser Wednesday, as Hillary Clinton's popular vote lead against Donald Trump surpassed 2 million. (more...)
Trump 'surprised' by Mattis waterboarding comments
- November 25, 2016

Trump told the New York Times that he has been discussing waterboarding with retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis, who Trump is considering to serve as Secretary of Defense. General Mattis has had a distinguished career and is a man known for airing his views even if they are not liked. "And waterboarding is your minor form, but we should go much stronger than waterboarding". (more...)
Solanezumab Fails Primary End Point in Alzheimer's Trial Solanezumab Fails Primary End Point in Alzheimer's Trial
- November 25, 2016

Solanezumab, developed by pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly , was considered one the most promising drugs being tested against the disease. Roche Holding AG, meanwhile, is studying a potential anti-amyloid drug in people who are genetically programmed to develop the disease but don't yet have symptoms. (more...)
Unaccounted deposits will attract 60% tax plus penalty Unaccounted deposits will attract 60% tax plus penalty
- November 25, 2016

There is speculation that the penalty could be close to 60 per cent income-tax on unaccounted deposits in banks above a threshold post demonetisation of high-value currency notes. To be fair to people who disclosed money under IDS it was only imperative the money now being deposited under the demonetisation drive be taxed at a rate higher than 45 percent. (more...)
The Insider Selling: Nimble Storage Inc. (NMBL) Director Sold $198260.00 in Stock
- November 25, 2016

The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $8.21 and a 200-day moving average price of $8.00. Nimble Storage (NYSE:NMBL) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November 22nd. Li Ping retains 263,187 shares in the stock after this transaction. The shares were sold at an average price of $8.62, for a total transaction of $198,260.00. (more...)
Good travel conditions Wednesday, possible wintry mix Thanksgiving Day Good travel conditions Wednesday, possible wintry mix Thanksgiving Day
- November 25, 2016

Thanksgiving day .Mostly cloudy in the morning and early afternoon then becoming partly cloudy. Elsewhere, other than some nuisance snow showers in the northern Plains, travel on Thanksgiving Day will be smooth for much of the country, AccuWeather meteorologist Ryan Adamson said. (more...)
Avoiding turkey fryer disasters on Thanksgiving Avoiding turkey fryer disasters on Thanksgiving
- November 25, 2016

Keep pets away from hot spots too. Make sure kids stay away from hot food and liquids. Steam or splash from vegetables, gravy or coffee can cause serious burns. "When that happens, that's when you have a fire", Chief Turner said. "It's a cooking thing", said Annetta Norwood, the fire and life safety educator at York County's Department of Fire and Life Safety. (more...)
European leaders, Obama vow to hold fast to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation
- November 25, 2016

U.S. President Barack Obama gave a strong endorsement of German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday and used a visit to Berlin to warn Russian Federation about consequences for intervening in the U.S. Obama, seeking to allay fears of major policy shifts under President-elect Donald Trump , urged his European counterparts to continue "seeking solutions to common challenges with the incoming US administration on the basis of the core values that define the United States and Europe as ... (more...)
Let Vegas be Vegas: Golden Knights join the National Hockey League Let Vegas be Vegas: Golden Knights join the National Hockey League
- November 25, 2016

The Las Vegas expansion franchise's official name, logo and colours were shown off at a gala ceremony. The Golden Knights will be the first professional sports team for "Sin City", with none of the National Football League (NFL), Major League Baseball (MLB), National Basketball Association (NBA) or Major League Soccer (MLS) leagues having a team based there to date. (more...)
Clinton popular vote lead grows after election loss
- November 25, 2016

Although a week has passed since election night, individual votes are still being counted and Clinton's lead over Trump in the popular vote seems to be increasing each day. However, Boxer's long-shot bid is not expected to clear the current GOP-controlled Congress and those electors' effort is also unlikely to succeed - even if it did, the House of Representatives could simply choose to elect Trump. (more...)
Britain urges Pakistan, India to resolve Kashmir crisis
- November 25, 2016

There has been a loss of lives on both sides of the Line of Control . Wednesday, 12 people, including three Pakistani soldiers, were killed in alleged Indian cross-border firings. "Pakistan has exercised maximum restraint despite the continuing ceasefire violations from the Indian security forces along LoC; however, we can not tolerate deliberate targeting of innocent civilians particularly children and women, the ambulances and the civilian transport", Sharif said at the meeting, according ... (more...)
Global markets mostly higher after Dow hits record Global markets mostly higher after Dow hits record
- November 25, 2016

The Dow is now up 9.2 percent for the year so far, while the S&P 500 is up 7.8 percent. Data on tap includes retail sales in Canada due at 8:30 a.m. Traders have priced in an 89 per cent chance of a hike on December 14, according to Thomson Reuters data. Japan's Nikkei.N225 was closed for a holiday after enjoying a five-session winning streak that took it to the highest finish since January. (more...)
Iraq oil minister confident of OPEC deal Iraq oil minister confident of OPEC deal
- November 25, 2016

Oil has retreated since reaching a 2016 high last month near US$52 a barrel amid scepticism about the ability of Opec to implement a deal at a meeting on November 30. Meanwhile, Qatar's Energy Minister Mohammed Al-Sada said yesterday that Iran and Iraq were being asked to freeze oil output at current levels as part of a wider deal to restrain production. (more...)
How to Find The Best Deals This Black Friday
- November 25, 2016

It will tell you if the price is worth it and if you can get it for a better deal later on. We saw the start of this two years ago. Some shopping warriors are already getting their shopping game plans in place for Black Friday , but this year, many stores are choosing to stay closed Thanksgiving Day and leave the shopping for Friday. (more...)
India To Get Swiss Bank Account Data From September 2018 Onwards India To Get Swiss Bank Account Data From September 2018 Onwards
- November 25, 2016

In a statement the finance ministry noted that it will now be possible for India to receive from September, 2019 onwards, the financial information of accounts held by Indian residents in Switzerland for 2018 and subsequent years, on an automatic basis. (more...)
United Kingdom economy to grow at slowest pace since 2009 United Kingdom economy to grow at slowest pace since 2009
- November 25, 2016

Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell accused the Government of being "unprepared" for Brexit. Official data estimates 1.2 million British expats live in the European Union, mostly in Spain (309,000); Ireland (255,000) and France (185,000). "Rumours of the death of austerity (are) greatly exaggerated", Osborne's former top adviser Rupert Harrison said. The OBR slashed its 2017 growth forecast to 1.4 percent from 2.2 percent and said borrowing will be 122 billion pounds higher over the next five ... (more...)
Hillary Clinton's lead in popular vote nears 2 million
- November 25, 2016

And when President Obama defeated Mitt Romney for reelection in 2012, Trump tweeted: "The electoral college is a disaster for a democracy". They typically consist of a mix of party leaders and citizens. Although Trump won the electoral vote, a large number of academics and activists are urging Clinton to call for a recount. However, he recently said that he doesn't want to move ahead with the probe by appointing a special prosecutor as such a move would be too divisive and According ... (more...)
Crude oil prices remain static on uncertainty over planned production cut
- November 25, 2016

With oil output among OPEC members running at around 34 million barrels a day, the market is suddenly looking at substantial cuts to get back to the level of 32 million to 33 million barrels a day when production curbs were first mooted earlier this year, Spooner said . (more...)
Safety Experts Warn of Thanksgiving Fire Hazards Safety Experts Warn of Thanksgiving Fire Hazards
- November 25, 2016

Everyone has their preference on how to prepare their turkey for Thanksgiving Day, but you'd be hard-pressed to find anyone who doesn't agree that deep frying the bird is one of the best ways to go. If it's a close call, then you need either a bigger pot or a smaller turkey. Once the bird appears to be thawed, you should still check its body cavity for ice, dry it inside and out, and let it sit at room temperature for 30 minutes before cooking. (more...)